Solana is a distributed ledger technology for decentralized applications. Solana is a blockchain platform that reduces messaging overhead by allowing the nodes in the network to verify the order and time of events indirectly. This creates room for network optimizations. The API is accessible indirectly through SDKs.
Thirteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Internet of Things, Identity, and Machine Learning. Highlights include an API for IBM Watson enabled branded assistants and an API for trivia from the Jeopardy TV show. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.