The Smooch API offers a user-friendly way to add rich and integrated messaging into software or an application. With this API, users can create messaging experiences for websites as well, and can communicate with backend and external services. Smooch.io is a customer chat and messaging solution.
Nineteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Recognition, Telephony, and Payments. Highlighted today is the Google Cloud Speech API which can return text results from speech and recognize languages, among other functions. Here's a look at what's new.