Microsoft Emotion and Spotify “Mood Music” Project [API Smash]

One of coolest things about APIs is seeing what you can build when you smash them together. We built a script that identifies an emotion from an image (with Microsoft’s Emotion API), then recommends a musical playlist based on the emotion identified (using Spotify’s Public API).  We’re calling it Mood Music after the team universally …

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NASA API Profile: Explore the Cosmos with Code

Welcome back to #12DaysOfAPIs! Today, we’re blasting off with the NASA API. What you can do with the NASA API We can pretty all much agree, space is awesome. Navigating the all of NASA’s APIs though is a little tricky. According to Programmable Web,  NASA has 62 (!!) public APIs. While NASA’s API developer portal and …

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Lob API Profile: Send Physical Mail Programmatically

We’re back with #12DaysOfAPIs, our series to help you get inspired for a side project this holiday season. Today, we’re talking about the Lob API with Growth Engineer Shrav Mehta. Ok, so what is the Lob API?  Lob is an API company that lets you send physical mail programmatically and at scale. That means that you …

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GIPHY API Profile: Make Your Project More Fun with GIFs

We’ll be the first to admit, we love a good GIF. Who doesn’t? For this 12 Days of APIs profile, we talked to Product Engineer Tim Frietas to learn more about the GIPHY API so awesome. Fair warning, there are plenty of GIFs ahead. We couldn’t resist 🙂 So, why is the internet obsessed with …

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