Mashups using the same API (634)
What do you get when you mix pictures from Flickr or Facebook with Chinese fortune cookies in MyChineseFortune.com? You get iPicFortune. It's a whole new way to view pictures and fortune cookies.
Not an exciting mashup but I use four different APIs to deliver fresh, useful, or interesting content to this British Columbia travel site.
Allows you to find your contacts on Flickr in bulk by uploading your address book, and showing any email addresses that match Flickr users.
Recognize.im recently announced that its image recognition API service has publicly launched. Until now, the Recognize.im API remained accessible on an invite only basis. Recognize.im hopes to tap into the quickly growing image recognition market and target mobile shopping apps and advertising campaigns. The platform recognizes real-world objects and redirects customers to take action after the customer takes a photo of the object with a smartphone.
Khronos Group, open standards consortium behind some of today's most innovative technologies, has announced a new initiative to develop an open, royalty-free API for advanced, low-level control of mobile and embedded cameras and sensors. Khronos created the Camera working group to develop the API and is currently recruiting participants. All participants may contribute to the standard and the group will collaborate with other working groups to enhance its effectiveness.
Each week we see dozens of mashups added to our mashup directory and often these use and combine APIs that go beyond the typical Google Maps mashup of old. This past week three of the more innovative ones go beyond just maps by using APIs from Netflix, MyBlogLog and Flickr. Here's a quick overview:
||The MMOODDEELL API returns data available in a Fashion model database. It's available in REST architecture with JSON formats and API Key and Token as the authentication methods. With the API,...||Fashion||09.22.2017|
||The pubHoliday API is a product of Smart Webservices – a provider of ready-to-use microservices for web and apps. The API provides access to information regional and national holidays in Germany. Its...||Holidays||09.16.2017|
||The Everypixel API programmatically tags photos and scores their aesthetic quality, which is evaluated using a neural network. The API is available in both free and paid versions. Developers can...||Photos||07.03.2017|
||The DogAPI allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of DogAPI with other applications and sites. The main API method is retrieving photos of dogs.||Animals||07.01.2017|
WICG Shape Detection
||The WICG Shape Detection API is a shape detection acceleration platform for both still images and real-time image feeds. The API is capable of detecting a variety of images or content including...||Images||06.29.2017|