The IBM Watson NodeJS SDK is written in NodeJS language to support the construction of applications that implement cognitive computing concepts for solving complex problems for a suite of IBM Watson API’s. This particular release is version 2.0 of the SDK and it features several enhancements that include the prioritization of user-supplied credentials over Bluemix-supplied credentials. The previous version had it the other way round.
Twilio has introduced two new APIs for enabling multi-user augmented reality (AR) applications; the DataTrack API and the Media Sync API. The APIs allow developers to build apps that provide a more immersive environment for users and an AR experience that immediately reacts to changes.
Sandvik, developer of autonomous mining technology, has announced a new API that aims to improve interoperability in the mining industry. The AutoMine Access API will enable customers with mixed fleets that incorporate non-Sandvik equipment to connect all assets to the Sandvik AutoMine platform.
Bandwidth's SMPP-based SMS will be used to seamlessly connect with carriers in the U.S. According to the press release, Nexmo has become a new wholesale SMS customer using using short message peer-to-peer (SMPP) protocol. In separate email interviews I talked about this with Steve Leonard, EVP and GM at Bandwidth, and then with Nexmo's CEO and co-founder Tony Jamous. First, the interview with Bandwidth.