Chameleon Readers

The list of available Chameleon Readers is ever expanding. All readers are free. If you require a new reader, you can either write it yourself or contract Bannister Lake to write it. The latest builds of the readers are available at: http://bannisterlake.com/dl/installs/Chameleon/_agents/

Name

Data Type

Provider

Website

Feed Description

AP Elections Reader

Election

AP News

ap.org

US Elections results

AP Media Reader

Story

AP News

ap.org

Headlines using AP’s Media API

Barchart Commodity Reader

Finance

Barchart

barchart.com

Commodity quotes displayable using commodity specific value notation.

Barchart OnDemand Reader

Finance

Barchart

barchartondemand.com

Financial quotes including leader lists.

BCHL Reader

Sports

esportsdesk

esportsdesk.com

sports scores

Bloomberg Reader

Finance

Bloomberg

bloomberg.com

financial quotes

Canadian Lottery Reader

Custom

several

bannisterlake.com

Canadian lottery information

Calendar Event Reader

Event

RFC 5545 protocol

icalendar.org

A standardized way of reading calendars (google calendars for example) and mapping to events

CBP Wait Times Reader

Custom

U.S. Customs and Border Patrol Protection

bwt.cbp.gov

Wait times at all U.S. Customs and Border Patrol Protection ports of entry.

CGS Closings Reader

Closing

CGS

cgsautomation.com

CGS Mercury Prime closings

Community Reader

All

Bannister Lake

bannisterlake.com

A way to share data between instances of Chameleon

Consortium Reader

Election

Consortium

 

Canadian Consortium elections feed

CP Election Reader

Election

CP

thecanadianpress.com

Canadian Press elections datafeed

CP Reader

Story

Canadian Press

thecanadianpress.com

Canadian, US and International News.

Curator Reader

Social Media

Curator

curator.io

Social media curation

CustomWeather Reader

Weather

CustomWeather

customweather.com

Weather forecasts for locations around the world.

Dark Sky Reader

Weather

The Dark Sky Company LLC

darksky.net

Weather forecasts for locations around the world. (service ends late in 2022 - blog)

DDHQ Reader

Election

Decision Desk HQ

decisiondeskhq.com

US Elections results

Dominion Elections Reader

Election

Dominion Voting

dominionvoting.com

Dominion Voting's elections datafeed

Drive Times Reader

Traffic

The Weather Company

weather.com

Average drive times and speed on different roads.

eBird Reader

Custom

The Cornell Lab of Ornithology

ebird.org

Regional rare bird alerts worldwide from eBird.

FanDuel Reader

Custom

FanDuel

fanduel.com

Fantasy Sports

FanDuel Sportsbook Reader

Sports

FanDuel

fanduel.com

Sports wagering

FlightStats Reader

Story

FlightStats

flightstats.com

Global Flight statuses

Google Finance Reader

Finance

Google

finance.google.com

Stock quotes from google finance

Google Sheets Closings Reader

Closing

Google

google.com

Updates closings from shared google sheets.

Google Sheets Custom Reader

Custom

Google

google.com

Updates custom from shared google sheets

Google Sheets Scores Reader

Sports

Google

google.com

Update scores from shared google sheets. Instructions found here.

Google Sheets Stories Reader

Story

Google

google.com

Update stories from shared google sheets.

Google Sheets Twitter Reader

Twitter

Google

google.com

Update tweets from a google sheet

Gracenote GSD Reader

Sports

gracenote

gracenote.com

Sports scores from Gracenote’s GSD feed.

Gracenote Schedule Reader

Program

gracenote

gracenote.com

programming schedule from tv stations around the world

Gracenote Scores Reader

Sports

gracenote

gracenote.com

sports scores for a wide variety of leagues

HockeyTech Scores Reader

Sports

HockeyTech

hockeytech.com

Sports scores from HockeyTech including Canadian Major Jr. Leagues

Inception Social Reader

Social

Ross Video

rossvideo.com

Social media curation

INRIX Traffic Reader

Traffic

INRIX

inrix.com

Traffic datafeed

Juicer Reader

Social

Juicer

juicer.io

Social media curation

Loto Quebec Reader

Story

Loto Quebec

lotoquebec.com

lotto results

Mass Relevance Reader

Twitter

spredfast

spredfast.com

twitter datafeed

NBA Reader

Sports

NBA

nba.com

scores, team stats, player stats, leaders, standings and more from the NBA

Newsport Media Reader

Sports

Newsport Media

leaguestat.com

Sports scores

NewsTicker Closings Reader

Closings

Chyron

chyron.com

closings from Chyron's NewsTicker

NHL Reader

Sports

NHL

nhl.com

scores, team stats, player stats, leaders, standings and more from the NHL

NHC Reader

Alert

National Hurricane Center

nhc.noaa.gov

Alerts from the National Hurricane Center

NWS Alerts Reader

Alert

NOAA National Weather Service

alerts.weather.gov

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's National Weather Service Public Alerts

OMDb Reader

Program

The Open Movie Database

omdbapi.com

Movie information

Ontario Power Reader

Story

Ontario Hydro

ieso.ca

Ontario Hyrdo usage

OnTheSnow Reader

Custom

On The Snow

onthesnow.com

Snow reports for ski resorts worldwide

RCN Tote Reader

Custom

Roberts Communications

robertscomnet.com

Horse racing tote reader for tracks around the world

Roadify Reader

Custom

Roadify

roadify.com

Public transit departure times

RSS Reader

Story

Various

 

Standard RSS format mapped to stories

SportsDirect Reader

Sports

SportsDirect

sportsdirectinc.com

Sports scores read from http protocol

Stats Scores Reader

Sports, Story

Stats Inc.

stats.com

Sports scores and other information pushed to a socket or read from an ftp

Tagboard Reader

Social Media

#tagboard

tagboard.com

Social media curation

Toronto Fire Alerts Reader

Story

City of Toronto

toronto.ca

Fire Department alerts from the City of Toronto

TV Media Reader

Program

TV Media

tvmedia.ca

programming schedule from tv stations around the world

TVDB Reader

Program

The TVDB

thetvdb.com

TV Series information

TWC Reader

Weather

The Weather Company

business.weather.com

Comprehensive Weather Data for North America and around the world.

Twitter Reader

Twitter

Twitter

twitter.com

Twitter search api

Vizzion Reader

Traffic

Vizzion

vizzion.com

traffic cameras from around the world

Weather Metrics Camera Reader

Traffic

Weather Metrics

weathermetrics.com

Near Real-time traffic camera clips

WideOrbit Schedule Reader

Branding

WideOrbit

WideOrbit.com

Read secondary events and segment times from a WideOrbit playlists

Workplace Reader

Social Media

Facebook

www.facebook.com/workplace

Read group feeds from workplace by facebook

WSI Traffic Reader

Traffic

The Weather Company

weather.com

Traffic and Drive Times from WSI

xignite Reader

Finance

xignite

xignite.com

Financial quotes including leader lists.