The latest news on the API economy
PayPal has launched the much anticipated Webhooks support for its Payouts functionality. This allows users to receive notifications on their Webhook URLs for PayPal Payouts transactions. These notifications are currently for status scenarios such as processing, success and denied.
The stock photo site Unsplash recently launched APIs that grant users access to the site's entire library of over 30,000 high quality images. The API comes in two flavors: Unsplash Source and an entire JSON API. Unsplash launched a few years ago as a basic Tumblr blog.
Recent advances in natural language processing and machine learning allow digital systems to engage in conversation with their users. Speech recognition is now accurate enough to make this interaction hands free. The best new technologies will be those we don’t even notice we are using.
This week Google announced TensorFlow, a battle tested Deep Learning platform, that is now available to everyone. At its heart, TensorFlow is a library that you can plug into your applications for numerical computation using data flow graphs. In this post we discuss what TensorFlow has to offer.
SmartBear last week announced the launch of an Open API Initiative (OAI) under The Linux Foundation which will govern the future evolution of the popular Swagger specification for describing APIs. In addition, Swagger has been rebranded as Open API Definition Format (OADF)..
We've added 6 APIs to the directory in categories such as Inventory, Gambling, and Banking, among others. Also added: SDKs for Flowdock project team collaboration platform.
The new 3D Touch feature on the iPhone 6s adds powerful new features to apps that enhance the user experience. This case study discusses how Instagram embraced the related APIs.
Koding has announced its global virtual hackathon to be held December 12-13. The event is expected to draw more than 100,000 participants competing for $150,000 in prizes.
When a customer scraped their website to get around the lack of an API, 99Designs finally got to work building the idea they had sat on for 2 years, learning lessons along the way.
Five APIs have been added to the directory in categories such as Marketing and Monitoring. Also new to the directory are clients for Pandexio and e-SignLive. Here's a summary.
The latest version of Play Services alters the behavior of several APIs pertaining to Google Account and app sign-in, as well as location and Android Wear APIs.
We've recently added 6 APIs and several frameworks and SDKs to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Analytics and Writing. Here's closer look at what's new.
SmartBear Software released a plugin for Ready! API that integrates with Amazon API Gateway. The new plugin allows API consumers and testers to read an API from Amazon API Gateway.
Bugsnag, an automated error monitoring platform, has announced a major new release designed to help developers more easily identify and resolve errors in their applications.
Eleven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Conversions, Analytics, and Application Development. Here's a summary of what's new.
MuleSoft has released API Workbench, a free integrated development environment (IDE) for building RESTful APIs based on a standard, design-first approach.