The Layer Client Websocket API provides developers with tools for real time events to be received, allowing clients to receive Messages, metadata and read receipts in real time. This API also supports other operations such as sending messages, creating conversations, and more. Layer is a company that provides mobile and web messaging tools for developers. Layer allows users to build text messaging, voice messaging, and video functionality into applications for communication.
Nine APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in the Cloud, Automation, Environment, and Messaging categories. Also added are SDKs for Optimal Payments, Nike+ , Commercetools, and Maventa invoicing. Here, we summarize the new additions and how they can assist application developers.