The Indico R Wrapper allows users to integrate the Indico API into applications written in R. The wrapper provides access to methods for facial emotion recognition, feature re-representation, language detection, sentiment analysis, and political sentiment analysis. A method for text tagging is coming soon.
By now you've probably heard the thunderclap that just went round the API ecosphere – Google is deprecating a host of APIs. After years of building developers' trust in their platform, Google is effectively pulling the rug out from under many services built not only for commercial means, but for non-profit and educational causes too.
Twenty Two APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Recognition, Engagement, Editing, and Games. Highlights include the Skype Bot REST API for deploying Skype messaging bots and the Microsoft Speaker Recognition API which can identify users by voice.