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.
Twitter has started early beta testing for a new User Streams API. Currently the service is just for desktop clients, but it could eventually fuel other types of applications that need access to data in realtime. Similarly, the stream concept may be one we see used by other services.
Twilio recently announced a developer preview for its new Twilio Sync offering. Twilio Sync maintains a single state synchronization infrastructure in the cloud that third party developers can utilize to introduce real-time synching and collaboration functionality into their apps.