Thirteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Games, Healthcare, Bitcoin, and Classifieds. Highlights include Google's Dialogflow Natural Language Processing APIs and Binance's cryptocurrency platform APIs. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
Medical record exchange is an area where many technical challenges have been addressed. A big factor in the inability of medical record exchange is the hospitals themselves. They block information and APIs. Bruce Fryer recently had two experiences getting medical records and shares what he found.
Transparency Market Research has issued a prediction that the healthcare API market will reach $243 million by the year 2024. However, it also said the size of the same market was $162M in 2015 (after the first decade of the API economy) which means only 50% decade over decade growth.