The W3C Device Memory API is a HTTP Client Hint header to surface device capability for memory. It allows you to enable web apps to customize content depending on device memory constraints. Some uses include; Serves light version of the site or specific components for low-end devices, Serves Google "search lite" search results page used in EM, Serves a light version of a video player in Facebook and more. The API provides a way to normalize metrics that can be a useful signal for determining "device-class". The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is an international community where Member organizations, a full-time staff, and the public work together to develop Web standards.
Eleven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Internet of Things, Location, and Blockchain. Featured is the Sony Audio Control API, which developers can use to create applications that can control the audio of certain Sony devices. Here's a look at what is new.