The Plate Recognizer Curl Sample Code demonstrates how to use a URL to upload an image that identifies the information of a car plate. The recognition API also identifies vehicle regions including country and state.
AISpeech is the API behind a Chinese language and pronunciation learning website, AIChinese. You may know that Chinese is a tonal language. Where tones and inflection are used in English to convey emotion or differentiate between a declarative statement and a question, in tonal languages like Chinese, different tones on the same syllable can be altogether different words. The AISpeech API gives you access to a language processing engine which is capable of detecting spoken words and evaluating if the appropriate tone is used.
As interest in cloud storage goes mainstream, Cloudinary offers a cloud-based solution for storing, processing and delivering web assets with special emphasis on website image processing and delivery, which can be accessed through the Cloudinary API.
Car companies from Ford and GM to Toyota and BMW, are racing to transform the car into a platform. According to Programmableweb's own Janet Wagner, Ford recently released an API to connect its SYNC AppLink system to developer apps.