Despite Instagram having fixed an API vulnerability, supposedly private photos are still vulnerable to unauthorized access thus proving how difficult API security can be.
Facebook has acquired voice recognition API provider Wit.ai. The Wit API allows developers to add speech recognition and voice control to any app, regardless of platform.
This part of the 2014 mobile API year in review looks at Facebook's highlights including improvements to Parse, updates to the Graph API, Facebook Login and more.
Mobile backend-as-a-service provider Parse has launched Parse Crash Reporting, to enable iOS and Android developers to more easily record and resolve application crashes.
With new API releases, juxtaposed tech partnerships are emerging such as Uber-Spotify, SnapChat-Square, and Drizly-Distiller, and more.