This SDK is an Objective-C API of the ABBYY OCR library that allows you to create an application with OCR functionality. The ABBYY Real-Time Recognition SDK lets your mobile app use text from documents and common objects. The user needs to point the smartphone at the required information and the data would be extracted. ABBYY is a provider of document recognition, data
capture and linguistic software that uses technologies and solutions for businesses to action information.
Earlier this week Microsoft announced that it is making some of the imagery used in its Virtual Earth platform available for purchase (more on Virtual Earth in our VE SDK profile). The imagery, taken with Microsoft's proprietary UltraCam shown below is available for approximately 200 cities (in high resolution and averaging less than two years old).
There is no shortage of statistics and data for live sports these days. However, not many are aggregating and collecting similar data for e-sports across the various channels. PandaScore is looking to change that and act as the hub for data and statistics in the e-sports world.
Affectiva's emotional measurement API has been around for a couple of years now. Affectiva has seen adoption by marketers, publishers, gaming companies, and chat services. However, Affectiva believes it can greatly expand the use case scenarios by offering its service at no charge to startups.