This Ruby SDK is a helper Library for the Clarify API. It allows you to extract knowledge from audio and video content. The API calls use the standard HTTP methods GET, POST, PUT and DELETE to perform operations on resources. It handles authentication, the HTTP aspects, and wraps commonly needed functionality in language-specific constructs, with responses that are in the hypermedia JSON format HAL. Clarify.io is an Audio and Video API service company that allows software developers to extract information from their audio and video recordings.
Twitter announced the Periscope Producer API, which will give third-party apps the ability to authenticate Periscope accounts and let people push live video from just about anywhere. The idea is to make it easier to share video from just about any device and reduce pain points for end users.
Sixteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Machine Learning, Recognition, Video, and Politics. Highlights today include an API for random Donald Trump quotes and an API for GitHub Projects programmatic access. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
If you want to see in realtime what's going on Digg you can use their digg spy page. This popular Digg feature uses a dynamic Ajax UI to let you see diggs as they happen. And now it serves as a model for a growing number of mashups that use web APIs to give you a realtime window into activity on a variety of services.