The VuMark Generation API web service generates printable instances of a VuMark. VuMark is an Augmented Reality -enabled bar code. It allows the freedom for a customized and brand-conscious design while simultaneously encoding data and acting as an AR target. VuMark designs are completely customizable, so you can have a unique VuMark for every unique object. It is delivered as a graphics file that encodes the instance ID provided with the generation request. Vuforia includes a cloud-based recognition system designed to identify objects stored in the user's cloud database. Developers can add and manage targets in their cloud database using the Vuforia Web Services API (VWS API).
The Cognitive Computing section of our Most Interesting APIs in 2018 series includes APIs from categories such as AI, ML, Recognition, Predictions, Sentiment and more that aim to make computers think like computers. Dozens of APIs were added in these areas this past year, here are some highlights.
Nineteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Augmented Reality, Sentiment, and Bitcoin. One hightlight is the Create Free App API which enables easy code conversion from a website to a mobile application. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.