Six APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Video, Open Banking and Authorization. Highlights include an API for writing and checking permissions, an API for a cannabis social network, and an API for open banking in India. Here's a look at what is new.
Access Softek has recently released a new biometric authentication API that allows banks and credit unions to authenticate callers via mobile phone across myriad channels. This API announcement comes in tandem with new research supporting the demand for improved banking security.
Canadian based startup LoginRadius is a Software As A Service (SAAS) provider of social infrastructure (Social Login and Social Sharing) that is currently used by over 25,000 websites. Despite being a fairly new service (The company was founded in May 2011), LoginRadius has expanded rapidly, partly in thanks to the LoginRadius API.