Of the many APIs we published this week, five were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we'll shine a spotlight on those five, which included the Merriam-Webster Dictionary API for definitions, synonyms and antonyms. We said Webster's API would be good news to education apps that want to include words--and their definitions--in either strictly educational or word play format. Read more in the Webster API post or check out the Merriam-Webster API profile.
Merriam-Webster, the household name in dictionaries, launched the Merriam-Webster Dictionary API last week. The most trusted name in dictionary/thesaurus references has decided to make its resources available to developers through the new API. Merriam-Webster is making eight different resources available via the API.
||The Rosette API allows developers to integrate linguistic analysis, statistical modeling, and machine learning into their own Big Text processing applications. The API includes methods for language...||Language||01.29.2016|
||The SYSTRAN Translation API enables developers to translate texts, webpages and documents from one language to another, available in more than 100 language pairs. SYSTRAN Platform is a collection of...||Translation||01.05.2016|
||The SYSTRAN Dictionary API enables to search for the translation of words, with additional contextual information such as grammatical information, frequency of the meanings, domains and contexts,...||Dictionary||01.05.2016|
SYSTRAN Natural Language Processing
||The SYSTRAN Natural Language Processing API provides developers with a modular approach to cover most language processing needs including: language identification, segmentation, tokenization, named-...||Natural Language Processing||01.05.2016|
||Languagelayer serves as a platform for detecting the structural, textual, and semantic characteristics of different languages. It is a fully-documented, AI-based version that operates as a simple...||Language||12.29.2015|