The Ditto Social Stream API provides metadata about public photos that Ditto continuously mines from Twitter and Tumblr. Users choose a basket of brands and the API returns metadata about the photos in which those brands appear. Ditto offers a proprietary, cloud-based, photo recognition service that scours the visual web to find authentic images of people using specific brands. Fees for the Social Stream API are based on the number of brands.
Seven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Recognition, Products, and Calendars. Included are two APIs from Ditto Labs, which uses machine learning technology to allow users to analyze social media posts about their brands. Here's a summary of what is new.