Mashups using the same API (5)
iKnowIt! is a simple iPhone app that uses the True Knowledge direct answer service API. Just pose a question and its powerful database will search over 500 million records to give you the perfect...
Molu is a super fast vertical meta search engine searching across various categories in a single go. What more, it does not store any of the user history unlike other search engines which track the...
A virtual assistant for your iPhone. Possibly the ultimate mashup because it uses many APIs to provide the best reply it can. Queries are spoken in simple English and the app uses artificial...
Syllabs is a Paris-based semantic processing service. This company likely has academic roots, based on the number of public research laboratories with whom it partners. The impression presented on the website is that the Syllabs API offering will continue to grow and change as its consulting business thrives. The company even offers to develop custom private APIs to fill the particular language processing need that you may have. Clearly Syllabs sees its API as a key component of running a consulting business. It’s a little ‘try before you buy’ strategy.
One of the most valuable resources of the english language is the dictionary. I won't get into the history of the dictionary or what it's done for literal society. I will note that incorporating inline definitions into reading apps is not the easiest thing to do. Sure, we now have eReaders like Apple's iBooks and the Amazon Kindle that have dictionary integration built in, but what about the rest of of the text-based universe?
In early October, Google announced the launch of a new version of the AdWords API (v201209) which adds several new features including shared budgets, "rotate indefinitely" setting option and Ad group-level demographic targeting. Google has now published a post on the Google Ads Developer blog advising that a new FAQ page has been created to answer questions about the new Shared Budgets feature.
||The Dothraki Translator API allows developers to translate between English and the Dothraki language from Game of Thrones. The public version of the API limits users to 5 calls per hour. The Dothraki...||Language||07.14.2016|
||The Bosun API integrates monitoring and notification of the Q&A site Stack Exchange. It is available in JSON architecture with Api Key. Bosun is an open source alerting system with an API.||Q&A||07.01.2016|
Microsoft Azure Machine Learning Text Analytics
||The Microsoft Azure Machine Learning Text Analytics API is used to detect sentiment, key phrases, topics, and language from text. It supports 120 languages, and does not require training data. 4 paid...||Text||05.27.2016|
Microsoft Cognitive Services WebLM
||The Microsoft Cognitive Services WebLM (Web Language Model) API offers cloud based natural language processing functionality which allows developers to make use of the big data collected by Bing in...||Language||05.27.2016|
Microsoft Cognitive Services LUIS
||The Microsoft Cognitive Services LUIS (Language Understanding Intelligent Service) API offers conversational intelligence to existing third party applications. Developers can integrate understanding...||Language||05.27.2016|