Nineteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Recognition, Telephony, and Payments. Highlighted today is the Google Cloud Speech API which can return text results from speech and recognize languages, among other functions. Here's a look at what's new.
Twilio APIs (7)
||The Lookups API offers information about a phone number such as region-specific formatting, carrier details, and caller name information. Each request can obtain 1 or more types of data. This API...||Telephony||08.23.2016|
||The Sync API is used to build in-app collaborations across platforms. Its basic functions include: document retrieval, map creation, and list retrieval. Additionally, the Sync API can improve real-...||Telephony||08.02.2016|
||The Twilio Notify REST API allows developers to access and integrate the notification functionality of Twilio with other applications. The API allows users to send notifications through messaging...||Telephony||05.29.2016|
||The Twilio Pricing API is a REST API that provides tools for developers to pull real time, account-specific pricing for Twilio's voice and phone number products. Some of the resources offered with...||Telephony||11.24.2015|
||Twilio Client allows browsers and devices to receive and send voice calls. This API could be valuable to integrate softphones, web conferencing, and click-to-talk services in applications. The site...||Telephony||09.24.2014|
Vonage today announced that it is acquiring communications platform-as-a-service provider Nexmo in a cash and stock deal valued at $230 million. Nexmo counts some 350 customers and over 100,000 registered developers, and says that it is processing 5 billion API calls every year.