Mashups using the same API (56)
"Check in" to your favorite board games. Uses Facebook for identity, Freebase for the database of board games and Google App Engine to provide the platform.
A novel browsing interface designed for Freebase .
All celebrity news from around the Web. Track celebs and see their popularity charted via the Google Charts API.
How many companies that sprouted in 1724 can boast of an API launch in 2012? Pearson, now in its 288th year, has announced its 7th API. Pearson, continually finding value in the API method of market strategy, expanded its resources available via API with the dkimages API. The latest in Pearson's API lineup consists of "an encyclopaedic collection of 90,000 high-resolution images, ready to [integrate, and range from] classic whilte background shots to in-situ images." The API allows developers to integrate the collection with existing apps through purchasing, listing, viewing, or searching for images.
WS-REST.org has announced that it will host the fifth edition of the International Workshop on Web APIs and RESTful Design at the 23rd International World Wide Web Conference this April in Seoul, South Korea. The first workshop was held in 2010. As APIs have continued to drive innovation in the connected world, the workshop has continued to refine its scope of study, broaden its expectations and increase interest. As the organizers begin to develop this years agenda, PW caught up with Carlos Pedrinaci, a research fellow at The Open University, UK, and one of the event organizers.
One of the coolest things about working with data is creating visualizations to uncover new and unexpected insights. Developers use APIs to do this all the time and Twitter is easily one of the most popular ones available. Today we'll look at some recent submissions to our directory, each using the Twitter API and displaying a visualization of some kind. Read below for more details on each.
Deepomatic Weapon Detection
||The Deepomatic Weapon Detection API supports the recognition and positions of weapons in images. A developer can recognize the different types of weapons present in an image by simply sending the...||Artificial Intelligence||02.07.2017|
Deepomatic Urban Scene Detection
||The Deepomatic Urban Scene Detection API supports the recognition of the features that constitute an image of a scene in the urban setting. A developer can recognize the different pieces of images...||Artificial Intelligence||02.07.2017|
||The BeCalm API integrates biomedical annotations that aim to visualize, recognize, and predict server entities. It is available in REST architecture with API Key as the authentication method to...||Medical||01.27.2017|
||The Urlbox API can take a URL and return a high quality PNG or JPG screenshot of the associated site. It captures web pages using the latest browsers, allowing it to handle all kinds of HTML. Urlbox...||Screenshots||01.24.2017|
European Holocaust Research Infrastructure (EHRI)
||European Holocaust Research Infrastructure archives holocaust related data and materials across many European countries. To programmatically access the open database, they provide both Search API and...||Open Data||01.17.2017|