The Dandelion Text Similarity Curl Sample Code demonstrates how to optimize short sentences. Compare two sentences and get a score of their semantic similarity. It works even if the two sentences don't have any word in common.
Reuters Labs has announced the release of their new Spotlight API. Spotlight is a non-commercial platform designed to "allow users to innovate and develop their ideas by harnessing the content Reuters publishes."
Ten APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including eCommerce, Music, and Games. Highlights today include the GetBadges API for gamification servicesand the Linkfire API for deeplinking apps to music retailers. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.