On Thursday, 11 December 2014 at 01:25:32 UTC, Laeeth Isharc
Embarassingly trivial, and I don't claim it is well-written.
But perhaps it will save somebody a few minutes.
Quandl is "The largest, most usable collection of free open
data in the world".
They offer a bunch of predominantly financial and economic data
from different sources for free (with a pretty generous API
allowance) and plan to earn a buck down the line selling
commercial data and being a platform for distribution. Given
the situation with Bloomberg (the banks are not terribly happy
following the JPM whale/Bloomberg journalism revelations) and
structural change in the market for data, this is an intriguing
In any case, I ported the sample C++ API to D, which was more a
question of deleting redundant lines and using std.net.curl
then anything else. Perhaps someone will find it useful.
Interesting. Why not also add it to the dub registry?
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