FullContact 2.0 is an Objective-C library to access FullContact's v2 API endpoints via iOS and Mac OS X. It's built on top of AFNetworking and provides connectivity to the FullContact Developer API endpoints.
FullContact's CEO, Bart Lorang, has just posted the company's 5 Laws of Privacy. Small wonder--they are in the business of upgrading your contacts by providing an address book in the cloud that fills in contact details. Any user would have a simple question: what happens to data I give to the company?
FullContact has announced the CardShark API. The CardShark API allows users to "to send images of business cards to FullContact, and...receive back a response containing transcribed structured contact data." The advantage the API method of optical character recognition over competitors lies in the ability to send contacts to devices and applications beyond the device that captured the initial picture.
Reverb CEO announces formation of Swagger working group for web APIs. Bright Pattern launches platform and API for improved customer service. Plus: the public cloud is winning, and the Apple Metal graphics API will boost iOS game performance.