API Mashups (2)
Art4Europe is an application developed during international competition Hack4Europe, which was hosted by the Europeana Fundation in association with European Commision. For the purpose of the...
SaveUp is a top Polish e-commerce mobile app. It allows to recognize the movies, books, games or audio CDs covers. Identified items can be puchased instantly in one of the 50 biggest online shops in...
Photo APIs have long been a staple of developer applications. There are more than 350 photo APIs in the ProgrammableWeb directory and almost 800 photo mashups. However, most applications integrate with photo sharing services, like the Flickr API and Instagram API, missing the real power of photo APIs. This post identifies four ways that APIs are getting smart by using image recognition technology to find faces, words and more.
API Sotlight: Genomics with JChem and Illumina Basespace APIs, and Blogging Simplified with Epistlee
Of the many APIs we published this week, twelve were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those twelve, which included the Magisto API.
Recognize.im recently announced that its image recognition API service has publicly launched. Until now, the Recognize.im API remained accessible on an invite only basis. Recognize.im hopes to tap into the quickly growing image recognition market and target mobile shopping apps and advertising campaigns. The platform recognizes real-world objects and redirects customers to take action after the customer takes a photo of the object with a smartphone.
W3C Payment Request
||The W3C Payment Request API integrates payment methods into merchants' applications. Callbacks are available via JSON and token and system-level are required to authenticate.||Payments||05.24.2016|
Microsoft Cognitive Services Computer Vision
||The Microsoft Cognitive Services Computer Vision API analyses images and returns information about them. It can be used to filter mature content or to detect faces in an image. Information such as...||Recognition||05.20.2016|
Twin Prime Data
||The Twin Prime Data API provides users with programmatic access to rich client and network data collected by Twin Prime, including data and metrics about end users' mobile app performance and usage....||Mobile||05.18.2016|
||The NewOCR API integrates character recognition into applications. The interface, available in HTTP protocol with Key, allows to convert JPG, PNG, GIF, BMP, TIFF, PDF, and DjVu files into text.||OCR||05.18.2016|
||The OnTop Notification API allows developers to get notifications on their phones that keep them informed about their apps. It can be used to get notified of new app content that requires review,...||Applications||05.16.2016|