Tag Archives: api

Flask RESTful API JSON

JSON is a common format for sending data to and from a RESTful API. In this post we’ll see how we can allow a simple Flask API to receive a JSON input. This post extends my previous post which made a simple Flask RESTful API and uses the Flask ‘get_json()’ method to accept JSON input.… Read More »

Some Cool Open Data API

In this post I’ve found some cool open data APIs which allow access to a range of data including environmental, weather, economic, and transport data. Organisations are increasingly making their data available via an API. An API, or Application Programming Interface allows users to access services or data using a particular set of commands or… Read More »