Single purpose API
Eight APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Images, Government, and Natural Language Processing. A highlight of today's new APIs is the U.S. Department of Labor Sweat & Toil API, which provides data on child labor. Here, we summarize the new additions.
||TinEye's MatchEngine API offers image recognition capabilities that can find duplicates and derivatives of existing images in an image collection. This API compares incoming profile or UGC images...||Recognition||09.29.2016|
||The Placeit API allows developers to have their own mockup generator right on their website and within apps. It comes complete with access to a variety of realistic templates from Placeit’s public...||Marketing||09.28.2016|
W3C CSS Painting
||The W3C CSS Painting API is a specification that describes an API for allowing developers to use an additional function to their CSS code. This affects the paint stage of CSS, which is responsible...||Images||09.27.2016|
||The W3C Visibility API allows a resource to request that a user agent guarantee to display its viewport in an unmodified manner and report on its success or failure in meeting this guarantee....||Images||09.27.2016|
||The MobileEngine API offers an image recognition platform that can be integrated with existing applications. This API takes an image an compares it with a database of photos and product images, while...||Recognition||09.26.2016|