The Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services Bing Video Search API returns a list of relevant videos from a search query, and offers metadata such as publisher and creator info, encoding format, video length, and view count. This API provides a list of videos similar to the "Bing.com/Videos" site. The Video Search API uses JSON format for data exchange, and API Keys for authentication. Free trial keys can be obtained from here: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/try/cognitive-services/?api=bing-video-search-api
Microsoft has announced that paid plans are now available for the Bing Search APIs that are part of Microsoft Cognitive Services. The suite of Bing Search APIs that can now be purchased includes Bing Web Search API, Bing Image Search API, Bing Video Search API, and Bing News Search API.
This is part two of a two-part article covering the current state of Web search APIs. This article takes a look at the Web search tools/APIs provided by Google and Microsoft. Article includes comparison charts highlighting some of the key differences between Google and Microsoft search tools/APIs.
We've added 10 APIs to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Customer Service, Astronomy, and Natural Language Processing. Featured today are two APIs for sentiment analysis and several Bing search customization APIs. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.