Bt.tn is a big physical button powered by AA batteries that can be programmed to perform certain tasks. The Bttn intends to offer developers a REST API to program a "press" to trigger web events, initiate purchases, augment work environments, and more. The API action supports the GET, POST and PUT HTTP methods.
This article is part of a 10-part series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2016. Entertainment and Education APIs are covered in this segment. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
We've added 13 APIs to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Infrastructure-as-a-Service, Location, and Internet of Things. One highlight today is the Valossa API which lets users choose a movie by talking aloud in a conversational manner. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.