Pushy offers a notification service that uses Apple Push Notification Service for iOS devices, and the MQTT protocol for Android devices. For users located in China, Pushy offers delivery to AOSP devices due to Google services being unavailable or unreliable. The following methods are supported: device information, device presence, send notifications, status, and subscriptions. The Pushy API uses JSON for headers and responses.
This article is part of a multi-part series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2017. App Development Tools and DevOps APIs are covered in this segment. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
Fifteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Internet of Things, Maps, Sales, and Learning Management Systems. ne highlight today is an API that can allow apps to recognize math problems in images and solve them. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.