MobileWorks is a crowd-sourcing platform that has a pool of people to complete tasks such as translating content, proofreading articles, classify data, and tag images for users who have tasks that can be done remotely. They state they are using crowd-sourcing to put the underemployed to work.
The MobileWorks API allows developers to access and interact with the MobileWorks platform. The main API methods are posting jobs and editing job information to the MobileWorks platform, receive answers about jobs, and find out what the status of a job is.
As I continue to report on new APIs popping up all over the Internet, one theme has caught my attention: systems powered by simple information tasks completed by humans. It’s developing trend in which humans take requests from software systems, complete them, and feed the results back into the system. This is a fundamental shift in computing. Now, Human input is no longer solely for the purpose of controlling or directing the application. It has become just another functional component of the system. The human is taking the place of a software component and can in some instances be described in terms of expected inputs and outputs.
The JobsPikr API enables job feeds based on job type, location, job title, and set of keywords. This API is adequate for recruitment agencies, job boards, and AI-driven job matching applications. The...