Taggun API performs image transcription in real-time. Taggun extracts valuable metadata from images and documents using natural language processing. It is beyond a simple OCR (image-to-text) process. It can extracts total amount, tax amount, date of purchase, merchant name, merchant address, merchant category from a paper receipt.
This article is part of a multi-part series where we discuss interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2017. Business 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.
Nine APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Artificial Intelligence, Images, and Customer Service. Highlights today include a API that performs image transcription in real time and and API for malware detection. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.