ARK, an all-in-one blockchain solution, has announced a v2 API "that links up networks of blockchains from any part of the world onto a unified ecosystem." The API is based on ARK's SmartBridge technology, which aims to to connect blockchains together and facilitate communication between them.
DMG has launched an API platform to help combat money laundering and fraud in Bitcoin transactions. The Bitscore Risk API provides a Bitscore that offers a measure of "tainted" currency that flows through transactions on a given network. The Bitscore helps quantify risk on a network.
Eleven APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Subscriptions, Banking and Cryptocurrency. Highlights include the PharmGKB API for retrieving data about gene and drug relationships and Intenseye API for image recognition. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.