Skyscanner Flight API: Incorporate Travel Data into Your App

Last year, we wrote a blog post about the Google Flights API (QPX Express API). In that post, we highlighted what we love about the API, explained how to make an API call, and discussed some relevant project ideas. After hearing about the Google Flights API’s depreciation on April 10th, 2018, as travel lovers we …

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Build Amazing Chat Apps with These Chatbot APIs

By Janet Wagner Chatbots are popping up just about everywhere these days – on your smartphone, in your connected car, on many of the websites you visit. It’s hard not to get excited about chatbots when so many companies are using AI technologies and APIs to build such innovative and amazing chat apps. For example, …

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So What Exactly is an API?

By Janet Wagner If you’re a regular visitor to the RapidAPI website, you probably already know that an API is an amazing thing. You may even be looking for new APIs to integrate with your web or mobile application. But if you’re a new developer, you may not know what an API is exactly. We …

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Access Global Weather Data with These Weather APIs

By Janet Wagner Weather impacts nearly every area of our lives – Weather conditions such as fog, rain, and snow impact commutes to work and travels to places in other parts of the world. Weather impacts our health as it has a direct effect on the air we breathe, the water we drink, and the …

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Top 10 Facial Recognition APIs of 2018

Facial recognition has already been a hot topic of 2018, but now with the announcement of the iPhone X’s Face ID technology, facial recognition has become an even more popular topic. We wanted to help you get started using facial recognition in your own apps, so here is a list of 10 best facial recognition APIs of 2018! Updated: …

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Add Authentication and Billing to Your API on AWS [Tutorial]

Deployment. Authentication. Pricing. Getting an API up and running is a huge project to take on, but using RapidAPI makes it that much easier. Today, we’ll talk about how to do the following with AWS and RapidAPI. Deployment: You need to get your API deployed on servers and publicly accessible by developers around the world. …

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Add Authentication and Billing for Your API on Heroku [Tutorial]

Say you build the next big API. You have your endpoints up and running and all the functionality is complete. But before developers can start using your API, there are three big tasks to look at: Deployment: You need to get your API deployed on servers and publicly accessible by developers around the world. Authentication: …

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