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Bible site that provides an API

Does anyone know if there is a site that let's you search the (Christian) Bible and also provides an API to their search? Preferably free but not mandatory. Support of the NIV would also be ideal.
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Does Hacker News have an API?

I have looked around, and the answer seems to be no. But, I wanted to make sure, hence my question here. I am interested in writing a Hacker News client app, so am looking for an API. I see there ...
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Does glassdoor.com (or similar company rating services) offer an API?

I'd like to access (crowd-sourced) company rating information programmatically. Does anybody have suggestions which companies offer an API for that?
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Seeking Online Hosted Database web service with REST API [closed]

Does anyone know of a web-based / hosted and simple database that has a REST API?
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Download links given by YouTube API return 403

I am trying to download all available files that are different qualities of a single video using the YouTube API, but every URL I follow to download the video results in a 403. Script: #!/bin/bash ...
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Case Insensitive URL Shorteners

Are there any case insensitive URL shorteners out there that have an API?
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When will access to the read-only Trello API become available for external access? [closed]

While the initial feature set of Trello is impressive, there is one feature that is missing that is keeping me from being able to use this with one of my primary clients: Configurable email ...
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Export all Delicious bookmarks

The canonical backup link of Delicious, https://api.del.icio.us/v1/posts/all, only returns 1000 bookmarks now! Any ideas how to get all my bookmarks? This is for my export script, which worked until ...
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Is there an API for searching only recently indexed webpages?

I'm looking for an API that allows me to do a web search query, but filtered by how recently the page was published or indexed (could be indexed by Google or Yahoo! or anyone that indexes a similar ...
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What is Socialcam and how do I disable it?

More and more frequently, I am seeing posts tagged "Socialcam" pop up on my Facebook feed. When I click these links (which often feature gaping shark jaws, large snakes, ambiguous ladyskin, or other ...
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Does allrecipes.com site have an API?

I'm a big fan of allrecipes.com and was wondering if they have an API. I've seen a few apps built using their data, but I can't seem to find any API information on their site.
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YouTube: How do I get a video-entry's RSS “description” via the API?

I used to use the RSS feed to obtain videos from a user. I then used the "description" part of the feed, which contained a nicely HTML-formatted summary of a video. It shows a thumbnail with a link, ...
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Using Facebook graph to see what is trending/most “liked”

This may sound weird but it seems like everyone and their mom has a "like this" article on Facebook. But Facebook really hasn't done a thing with all this data that they have been mining!!! Is there a ...
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Visualization and charting tools

Good online visualization\charting API is a great time saver when building a site. It spares the need to install libraries, handle with image files, and write lots of boilerplate code. Criteria for ...
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How can I tell which sites I've authorized to access my information on Twitter?

How do I know which sites I've allowed to have access to my information on Twitter?
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Is there a web app for doing background checks on people? [closed]

It's for employees, I'm not a stalker! Every company I've heard of has some sort of long, old school process for doing background checks, including faxing stuff to them. I'm sure their are good ...
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Looking for a world map API

I'm looking for a map of the world that I can use in an application I'm making. The application holds data that is organized by country. On the map I want to show how much records there are in the ...
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YouTube: Possible to get feed of user's uploaded+favorited videos?

I know how to get a feed of the videos a user uploaded: http://gdata.youtube.com/feeds/base/users/KeepWatchingTheSkies/uploads?alt=rss&v=2&orderby=published&client=ytapi-youtube-profile ...
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OFX-enabled internet banking in Poland

OFX is an API standard used to send banking data directly to your personal finance manager (such as Quicken). Is there any bank in Poland that offers OFX interface besides a typical web-2.0 ...
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Command line tools to access Gmail?

Are there some command line tools (or libraries) out there to access a gmail account, e.g. to read unread messages, download messages, etc.?
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Can I access Google Readers Feed stats?

When you use Google Reader and you want to subscribe to a new feed, you will see this first: Can I automatically get the information, that this feed has 179 readers? Does Google provide an API for ...
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Is there a Google / Gmail API to send emails?

I've just installed Calibre to manage my Kindle ebooks and it wants my Gmail username and password to be able to send documents to my @Kindle.com email address. Which made me wonder. There is Google ...
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Alternative to Google Calendar?

I want to know if there is alternatives to Google Calendar for Google Apps. So if there is an alternative that allows quite the same features of Google Calendar Apps. One of these is the sms service ...
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Is there an app for populating shipping labels for printing via an API?

I have a web app where users place orders for items that we need to ship. Instead of entering the shipping info into usps.com (for instance) manually, is there an app that I can send shipping info to ...
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Limit Twitter Search to a particular list

I'd like to specify a Twitter list to search for a specified hash tag. Searching by a hash tag is easy: http://search.twitter.com/search?q=%23geocamsu will search all of Twitter for the #geocamsu ...
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Web application that shows popular tags and allows me to drill down?

We're using Zendesk as our help desk - we're having a lot of tickets and a lot of tags. Our tag usage is "hierarchical" e.g. when tagging an iPhone ticket we tag it "iphone" and "mobile", when having ...
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Foursquare data stream

Is there an API for tapping into an anonymized version of Foursquare's stream of check-in data? Bing Maps has Foursquare Everywhere to show check-ins. Is there a way to tap into this stream of data? ...
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Is it possible to get a RSS feed of a reddit with links to posts with X upvotes?

I created a subreddit that I am connecting to a twitter account via twitterfeed. Currently I have it pointed to this RSS feed. I would like to filter this RSS feed with posts that have X upvotes ...
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YouTube sets awesome videos? [closed]

I was doing a web trace to see how much my blog would take in loading time, using Chrome Inspector network tools. I then found a video I had posted and decided to click on it. The weird thing is that ...
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List all posts in alphabetical order on Tumblr

Does anyone know how I can make a list of all my posts available in alphabetical order in Tumblr?
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Creating new list or card in Trello using RESTful

I'm not able to create a list or a card using the RESTful API of Trello. I have tried using the following: ...
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Adwords Keyword Tool API

Is there an API to access the results returned by the Keyword Tool in Google Adwords? Also, is there a site that provides an API to verify if a domain is taken?
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Searching for API/Database: Calories or food information

I hope I'm right here: I'm searching for a database or a free (REST) API where are information about (mostly all) food (products) stored. Do you know a free API/Database (for example like OpenGeoDB)? ...
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Getting weather data of every month for cities [closed]

I need to display year round weather details for certain destinations on my website. For example: New York Jan: Max temp:20, Min temp:8, avg rainfall: 30mm Feb: Max temp:24, Min temp:10, avg ...
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Using the tumblr api how do I return a permalink?

If I used the api to post, I would like to return back the Tumblr permalink for that site I sent it to.
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Product price comparison service / API

Is there a free service/API that, given a product, lists online shops and prices where this product can be bought? Something like http://www.ciao.co.uk, but offering an api. What about a universal ...
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What is a straightforward way to send a signal to another app via IFTTT?

I've been doing some experimentation with If This Then That service. This service is a web application that allows you to concoct "recipes" between different "channels," e.g., send all my Tweets from ...
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Mount Google Docs as OS folder/disk

I use on a regular basis Google Docs and, although i find it plenty usable for local formats, there are a bunch of documents not in docs format (like XSD, DTD, Microsoft Project files, ...) for which ...
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REST style web API for consumer drug information

Is there a REST style web API for consumer drug information which can provide help like this?
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Facebook Events — can you integrate?

Could someone please tell me if it is posssible to integrate with Facebook events? Ie, pass some parameters to create an event from an external site and forward invites to via facebook (and via your ...
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Post photo from WordPress to facebook page album [closed]

Question here is: Is the following possible/doable using the facebook API? Using the facebook API (open graph) I need to achieve the following: When I publish a post to my self hosted WP site, I ...
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free/opensource todo webapp with API and/or mobile UI + call for developpers [closed]

I'm looking for a free/opensource todo webapp that I can host myself and that provides a good user experience on a phone. I didn't find any for now. First there were myToDoListPHP by Antonio Lupetti ...
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Permission to see Member's cards - /members/[idMember or username]/cards

I am using and auth token to call the API. I would like to use: /members/[idMember or username]/cards ( https://trello.com/docs/api/member/index.html#get-1-members-idmember-or-username-cards) and ...
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Is there a Google hangout button on iPhone?

The new Google hangout button enables to embed hangouts on websites, but it is not supported by iPhone. Google + iPhone app enables hangouts with iPhone devices. Is there a way to use a hangout on ...
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What other sites use Bandcamp API? [closed]

I'm interested in sites that are taking bandcamp.com API data and wrapping it into something new, or enriching it with other resources. Anybody have examples, or are working in new sites along ...
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Are there any cloud-based file sharing and storage services that allow upload from a URL via API? [closed]

I've been looking for a service like this, but have had no luck, so far. Perhaps I overlooked something during my search. I need to find a cloud-based file-storage and sharing service that will let ...
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Is there any place for storing all kinds of files for Free in kind of not public way? [closed]

So I use GAE (google app engine) for my app to run (Java + Flex back end) I want to provide users with file storing options (I have like 25 users that will want to upload files like 75 mbs sise) So I ...
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Can Trello actions also fire a request to my own API?

My company has a project management system already, but they really like the way Trello feels. I know I can use the API to access the Trello board data, but can I also fire a request from Trello to ...
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API to get route from point A to point B given the fact I'm a truck driver

I'm looking for either open or commercial API that allows to get a route from point A to point B given the fact I'm a truck driver. I know latitude and longitude for both A and B.
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What providers exist for monitoring REST APIs? [closed]

I have two REST APIs for which I would like to set up website uptime style monitoring. Both APIs are accessible over the public internet, One uses custom HTTP headers for authentication and one uses ...