The Coconut API allows developers to integrate cloud video encoding into their projects and applications. Coconut can be used to encode a single video or thousands per day. There is less than one second of queue time between when a job is requested and the encoding process begins. Coconut supports multi-screen transcoding (Android, iOS, browsers, etc.) and Apple HTTP Live Streaming. Users can export their encoded video to any CDN.
Twelve APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Video, Bluetooth, Location, and Games. One highlight today is the Accelerite Location-as-a-Service API, which enables mobile device location aggregation. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.