Mashups using the same API (704)
A fun method to learn and improve your foreign languages like English, French or Italian through music and typing-in song lyrics.
Musikki is a music search engine that gives you all the information in a single page with a single search. Music videos, biography, photos, agendas and more just 1 click away.
Android app that lets you discover music bands and artists similar to your favorites. Integrates with Last.fm and YouTube and uses tagclouds to find related artists.
Let's talk languages: in this case, not computer programming languages, but human languages. According to the 2009 edition of the SIL International publication Ethnologue: Languages of the World, the estimated 328 million English speakers in the world are dwarfed by the 1.2 billion people who speak Chinese as a first language. And though English has become the lingua franca of many tech industries, users still prefer to interact with products and services in their native tongue. No doubt this was one of the factors which led FlightStats, Portland-based provider of global flight tracking and airport information, to start offering its FlightStats API data in languages other than English.
Six APIs have been added to the directory in categories such as Banking, Content Management, and Advertising. Included today is the Plone CMS API, which allows programmatic access to the open source content management system. Here, we summarize the new additions and how they can assist developers.
Quick: name that huge search engine you use a lot that starts with G but isn't...Google. (Hint: it's a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony.) Right. It's Gracenote, the folks who help you identify all those tracks in your music library. Okay, it's not exactly a search engine in the conventional sense. But it does have 130 million tracks and TV listings across 28 countries. And it handles 15 billion queries a month. We've covered Gracenote's earlier APIs in a previous column.
Google Cloud Video Intelligence
||The Google Cloud Video Intelligence API is a video analysis tool that extracts metadata from a video and defines important noun entities. Accuracy is improved over time as new concepts are introduced...||Video||03.28.2017|
Dandelion Language Detection Similarity
||The Language Detection API is a simple language identification API that is useful when dealing with texts and currently supports 96 languages. All the requests must be sent, either by GET or POST,...||Language||03.13.2017|
Odd Networks Oddworks
||The Odd Networks Oddworks API provides a platform that delivers video content to web applications, mobile, and TV-connected devices. The API supports the following methods through HTTP calls:...||TV||03.09.2017|
Rat Genome Database
||The Rat Genome Database API allows developers to programmatically access information and annotations stored in the Rat Genome Database (RGD). The RGD hosts rat genomics, genetics, physiology, and...||Genetics||03.07.2017|
||The Octopus REST API allows developers to access and integrate the functionality of Octopus with other applications and to create new applications. Some example API methods include making requests,...||Images||03.06.2017|