The ByteScout Screen Capturing C++ SDK allows you to add functionality to record screen as video, capture screenshots, record from web camera or from both into your Windows applications. It records video into WMV and AVI video formats, can record from screen and add live video overlay from web-camera, optionally records audio track for video and more. ByteScout allows you to create 1D and 2D barcodes, inserts barcodes to any PDF documents and creates batch barcodes. The ByteScout Cloud Web API enables developers with the ability to make conversions using HTML to PDF, PDF to CSV, PDF to TXT, PDF to JSON and more. The API splits and merge PDFs, reads and generates barcodes, reads Excel files and spreadsheets, and converts to JSON. ByteScout, Inc. provides specialized components for software developers and various Windows utilities based on these components.
Magisto, video editing platform, has announced that its video editing tools are now publicly available via the Magisto API. Until now, Magisto has focused on consumers with the aim to transform the billions of home videos collecting dust into professionally edited, production ready films.
ReelSurfer has been capitalizing on our short attention spans when it comes to watching online videos. ReelSurfer is an application that lets anyone clip and share any video from any website. Users can then compile and organize clips into a larger "Reel." Earlier this week, ReelSurfer announced the beta ReelSurfer API that allows users to embed video clips into any website or app. Developers can now add applicable video clips to their apps and websites without the hassle of editing out video irrelevant to their content.
The web's largest video site has added a new personalization feature to its YouTube API. Sure to be misunderstood as a privacy concern, the service now lets applications access viewing history for authenticated users. Amazon also made two announcements related to its storage and database services. That and 19 new APIs round out today in APIs.