This is the official Ruby SDK is made by Getty Images for developers to construct applications in Ruby that interact more conveniently with the Getty Images Connect API. Requirements for consumption include Ruby version > 1.9.3, a Bundler version > 1.7.3, and a Getty API account. Descriptions are included for how to construct and install a Ruby Gem using the SDK. Using the API, one may incorporate Getty's digital content, search technology, and metadata into publishing tools, products and services. The API can be used to perform a search for images from extensive creative and editorial catalogs to retrieve image metadata or download files. For a full listing of code examples and API behaviors, developers can view the Getty Images API documentation hosted on the Getty GitHub channel.
Our API directory now includes 57 analysis APIs. The newest is the Engagor API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the HP Labs Multimedia Analytic Platform API. We list one HP Labs Multimedia Analytic Platform mashup. Below you'll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of analysis APIs.
Animetrics, a leading developer of 2D to 3D face recognition and face creation solutions, provides the Animetrics Face Recognition that can be used to detect human faces in pictures and match them against a set of known or documented faces. This tool is specifically useful for applications for the fashion and online entertainment industries, or for law enforcement or military intelligence where accurate identity resolution is a necessity.
Sixteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Banking, Mapping, and Photos. Highlight include the Get Image API which returns data about the location and cameras used for a particular photograph. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.