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Meet The Noops

Love a challenge? The Noops are inexplicable machines that don’t do anything at all. Pick one, make it do something, and have fun with code. Sponsored by GitHub

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  1. There are 171,476 words in the English language, and Wordbot knows them backward and forward. Request a hundred verbs, a thousand nouns, or even a hundred dinosaur names, and Wordbot will deliver t…

    Ruby 19 38

  2. Every request returns a different hex code—all 16,777,216 of them.

    JavaScript 235 649

  3. Drumbot loves drum machines so much that she made an API dedicated to them. Nothing would make her happier than for you to bring this API to life.

    Elixir 66 127

  4. Fizzbot has questions for you... so many questions. A FizzBuzz API for you to play with.

    Python 35 162

  5. "Brevity is the soul of great code"—Shakespeare (pretty sure). Code Golf challenges, starting at 256 characters.

    HTML 17 39

  6. Guides and libraries to help you get started.

    JavaScript 86 40

  • golfbot

    "Brevity is the soul of great code"—Shakespeare (pretty sure). Code Golf challenges, starting at 256 characters.

    HTML 39 17 0 0 Updated Jul 17, 2019
  • fizzbot

    Fizzbot has questions for you... so many questions. A FizzBuzz API for you to play with.

    Python 162 35 0 13 Updated Jul 16, 2019
  • hexbot

    Every request returns a different hex code—all 16,777,216 of them.

    JavaScript 637 235 0 1 Updated Jul 15, 2019
  • vexbot

    Vextbot sends you nothing but vectors—two coordinates and a speed.

    JavaScript 47 16 1 0 Updated Jul 15, 2019
  • polybot

    With every request, our Polybot will send you up to a thousand polygons from 3 sides (triangle) to 72 sides (a heptacontakaidigon!)

    JavaScript 13 8 0 0 Updated Jul 15, 2019
  • automatabot

    Conway's Game of Life, via API. These little cells have a mind of their own. The Automatabot gives you a set of cells and their rules, and challenges you to predict their state after n iterations. IF you succeed, we'll give you a larger and more difficult set of cells.

    Go 18 5 0 0 Updated Jul 15, 2019
  • directbot

    Up, down, left, right–patterns emerge if you follow the sequence.

    JavaScript 48 20 0 0 Updated Jul 15, 2019
  • pathbot

    A maze without a map. Explore this API step by step.

    Python 20 8 0 0 Updated Jul 15, 2019
  • interviewbot

    Like a whiteboard challenge, except more useless.

    Ruby 8 2 0 0 Updated Jul 15, 2019
  • drumbot

    Drumbot loves drum machines so much that she made an API dedicated to them. Nothing would make her happier than for you to bring this API to life.

    Elixir 126 66 0 0 Updated Jul 15, 2019
  • wordbot

    There are 171,476 words in the English language, and Wordbot knows them backward and forward. Request a hundred verbs, a thousand nouns, or even a hundred dinosaur names, and Wordbot will deliver them in a tidy array.

    Ruby 38 19 0 0 Updated Jul 15, 2019
  • chartbot

    Noops, Inc. is a booming business that generates a ton of not-very-useful statistics. Help us visualize and analyze our nonsense datasets with this API.

    JavaScript 4 4 0 0 Updated Jul 3, 2019
  • mashbot

    Mashbot is a very powerful little Noop that fuses the Noops together into a new mega-API. Request colors, polygons, vectors, and directions with a single call.

    JavaScript 4 1 0 0 Updated Jul 2, 2019
  • ideabot

    Ideabot wants to hear from YOU! Create an issue with an idea for a Noops challenge—an API, theme, or puzzle.

    6 1 0 0 Updated Jul 2, 2019
  • sortbot

    The Sortbot wants everything to be in order. This API sends you lists to sort—numerical, alphabetical, chronological, and all sorts of organized fun.

    Ruby 16 2 0 0 Updated Jul 1, 2019
  • mazebot

    Mazebot has mazes... a lot of mazes. Can you help it solve them?

    JavaScript 69 27 1 0 Updated Jun 30, 2019
  • cambot

    Cameras, microphones, and more—your device is alive with sensors. We've provided some starters to access the sensors on your camera; use the other Noop APIs to enliven the data with random colors, polygons, or sounds!

    JavaScript 18 8 0 0 Updated Jun 27, 2019
  • melodybot

    Melodybot brings a little swing to Drumbot's steady beat. Drumbot emits different beats, and Melodybot provides the melody to go on top of it.

    JavaScript 7 9 0 0 Updated Jun 26, 2019
  • riddlebot

    Request a set of strings from the API, decode them, and post them back to the API to see if they're correct. If you're right, we'll give you a harder set to solve.

    Ruby 19 4 0 0 Updated Jun 25, 2019
  • starters

    Guides and libraries to help you get started.

    JavaScript 38 86 0 0 Updated Jun 17, 2019

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