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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 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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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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Does glassdoor.com (or similar company rating services) offer an API? [closed]

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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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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How to download the wikicode of a Wikipedia page?

I want to download the wikicode of this Wikipedia article with a single Web request. Is there any better way than getting https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Paris&action=edit and ...
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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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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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Is there a rate-limit on the API of Trello? [closed]

I started working with the Trello API and I asked myself if there is a limit on the API, similar to Twitter? Let's say it otherwise, since there is no realtime API, my only way of updating data is ...
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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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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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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? [closed]

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? [closed]

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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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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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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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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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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Searching for API/Database: Calories or food information [closed]

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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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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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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Alternative to Google Calendar? [closed]

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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1answer
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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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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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1answer
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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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Bulk-edit Strava activities

In a recent update, Strava modified the "Upload Activity" dialog so that users can set the correct bike before uploading their activity. I have many activities incorrectly saved against the default ...
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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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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 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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Download Google App email not using POP or IMAP

I just recently graduated from a college and want to download my emails. The college uses Google apps however they do not allow IMAP or POP. I have emailed the school about this but they are not ...
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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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Get an RSS feed for a YouTube playlist

Since a few weeks ago, it looks like YouTube has disabled RSS feeds for playlists. Is there another way to get an RSS feed for a YouTube playlist?
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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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Adwords Keyword Tool API [closed]

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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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 ...
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How do popular iPhone RSS clients sync subscriptions with Google Reader? [closed]

Feedler and Mobile RSS have served me well in browsing my RSS subscription content that I added in Google Reader. What API are these apps using to get the list of subscriptions? I want to create my ...
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1answer
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Finding the exact URL of a Flickr photo given its ID

How can I automatically retrieve the exact URL of a Flickr photo when I pass the ID to the API? I have the IDs of all pictures and I'm currently using the flickr.photos.getInfo method that takes the ...
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API access to Cognito forms

Is there any API access to Cognito Forms or are there plans to make that available? I'm working on a particular form and finding the email notification is significantly delayed and having API access ...
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Notifications using the Trello API

I am creating a web application that will be essentially used as a project launchpad within our organization. I have it set up to use the Trello API as a way to keep track of what is going on within ...