This is the Apple Watch SDK for API.AI. This SDK allows developers to integrate the functionality of API.AI with the Apple Watch and applications for Apple Watch through Objective-C and Swift. API.AI enables programmers to add speech interface to their apps and devices allowing them to understand and perform verbal requests.
Y Combinator classmates Alexandre Lebrun (the founder and CEO of VirtuOz) and Willy Blandin have launched Wit.ai, a startup geared at providing an API that can incorporate natural language processing and speech recognition into apps, or even hardware.
Named-Entity Recognition involves identifying an entity in a text and assigning it a class label. These classifications can include People, Locations, and Organisations, among others depending on the tool. This comparison looks at the performance of 10 natural language processing APIs.