Single purpose API
Seven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in several categories including Bitcoin, TV, Games, and Robots. A highlight today is an API/SDK for Sphero spherical robot technology that allows direction and color control. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
||The xSpell API provides a spell-checking and correction service. It is designed for use with PHP websites, but it can be converted for use with any language. A live demo is provided on the website's...||Spelling||10.05.2016|
||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 Projects API allows developers to modify, update, and create repository information within the GitHub environment. This API is currently in early access; so, modifications can occur without...||Database||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|