The Skype Bot REST API allows developers to create and deploy messaging bots for Skype. Some of the API methods include accessing accounts, creating bots, and deploying bot messages. Skype is a mobile and web based application for making calls, video calls, and messaging.
This article is part of a 10-part series where we discuss interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2016. Business and Productivity 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.
Twenty Two APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Recognition, Engagement, Editing, and Games. Highlights include the Skype Bot REST API for deploying Skype messaging bots and the Microsoft Speaker Recognition API which can identify users by voice.
Fourteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in such categories as Human Resources, File Sharing, Conversions and Presentations. Featured today is the store locator API from Walgreens and Tiltify fundraising by game streaming API. Here's a look at what's new.