There are many reasons developers may want to add dictionary functions to software applications. Word technology can help increase vocabulary, improve reading, writing and speaking skills, supply translation services, process language for sentiment or other analysis, and aid accessibility for the hearing impaired. Developers looking to add dictionary functions to applications can turn to Application Programming Interfaces, or APIs, listed in the ProgrammableWeb Dictionary category for help. To receive updates about Dictionary APIs, click the TRACK THIS CATEGORY button below. And, if you want updates from other ProgrammableWeb categories, be sure to click the track button on those category pages as well.