Catchoom, the company that offers image recognition and augmented reality services, provides Catchoom Augmented Reality iOS SDK. This kit can be installed from the website. In the same page users can find a step by step integration guide. Example code is available with an AFN framework that is used to connect to the API. Developers need XCode 5 or newer and iOS 7.0.
In today's roundup we cover Google's work to bring the Activity Recognition Transition API to developers next year in order to power the Do Not Disturb mode when driving. We also look at proposed standards from the W3C and IFX Forum for an Indexed Database and open banking APIs.
New York City is probably best known for its skyscrapers and millions of people, not the trees that line its avenues. A new iPhone app goes out on a limb to give a little credit to the oaks and maples. And it's doing it thanks to open government data.