Nineteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Engagement, Translation, and Machine Learning. Highlights today include the Apple Music API and APIs from MeteoGroup for weather apps that cater to business needs. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
Apple APIs (13)
||The Apple Music API is the web services portion of MusicKit. Using the Apple Music API you can access information about albums, songs, artists, and playlists in the Apple Music catalog.||Music||06.08.2017|
WebKit Content Blockers
||The WebKit Content Blockers API integrates security measures via browser, by blocking unwanted content. Rules are written in JSON format, supporting Safari, App Store, OS X, iOS, and Linux...||Browsers||03.03.2017|
||Apple's iAd Workbench API provides Advertisers access the Workbench server to manage their accounts and campaigns. The API includes methods to create campaigns, manage campaigns, and access campaign...||Advertising||11.30.2014|
||Apple's Metal allows developers to get maximum performance from the A7 chip for immersive console games, which can be ported to the iPad Air. It is designed for multithreading and there are tools to...||Games||06.12.2014|
||Apple's SceneKit is for casual 3D gaming. It enables developers to render games in 3D with better 3D graphics, a separate physics engine, a particle generator, and quick object scripting....||Games||06.12.2014|
In a clever move, Apple has leveraged the power of the Google Maps API (our Google Maps API Profile) to provide geotagging capabilities for iPhoto 2009, the latest version of its popular photo management software. Announced by Phil Schiller at MacWorld 2009, iPhoto 2009 is packed with several new features, including 'Places' which gives users the ability to easily assign geographic coordinates to their photos.