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Parse is exploding, now powers 100k apps. Orbeus offers visual recognition for Google Glass without the creep factor. Plus: Apple's iOS gamepad API, the Pinterest API is coming, and 11 new APIs.
Of the many APIs we published this week, eight were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll illuminate those eight by throwing them into the spotlight. The eight included the Locu API, a database API that exposes Locu’s business information. Locu is constantly searching the web for business data. This allows developers real-time information about prices, menu items, venue information and etc. With their success in the restaurant industry Locu is now aiming, with the API, to branch into other markets. To learn more about Locu visit the Locu API blog post and the Locu site.
Ditto Photo Reader
||The Ditto Photo Reader API enables users to evaluate a photo (or URL) stream that is provided to Ditto's matching engine. Ditto will determine if any brand in our catalog appears in those photos....||Recognition||11.02.2015|
Ditto Social Stream
||The Ditto Social Stream API provides metadata about public photos that Ditto continuously mines from Twitter and Tumblr. Users choose a basket of brands and the API returns metadata about the photos...||Recognition||11.02.2015|
Baidu OCR Text Recognition
||The Baidu OCR Text Recognition API allows developers to integrate its text recognition service with their applications. This API provides text detection, recognition, whole map text recognition.||Text||10.11.2015|
IBM Watson AlchemyVision
||The IBM Watson AlchemyVision API analyzes images by using natural language processing technology and machine learning algorithms to determine their content and context. Users can submit images as...||Images||10.06.2015|
IBM Watson Visual Insights
||The IBM Watson Visual Insights API allows developers to upload a set of images as a zip file for visual insight extraction. The API service returns a summary of the image set's visual attributes. The...||Images||10.06.2015|