Instagram PHP SDK by Lenny Code is an integration of Instagram's API in PHP. Requirements include PHP & cURL in a server and a registered Instagram application. Developers will need to register a new app with Instagram. To use the kit, download the class, the bootstrap, and the index file. Then include the tools in a project. Following, extract client ID, secret client, and redirect URI. Later receive an access token when bootstrap is started.
Expion, a Social Media Management System (SMMS) company, specializes in helping companies manage their brand images on social networks, from Facebook to Youtube to Twitter, often relying on partners' APIs to pull of some of their more interesting feats. Most recently, it was chosen by Google as a Google Plus API partner for the brand-focused Pages feature.
RAISR, Google's proof-of-concept, neural-network-backed image sampler, represents a fundamental shift to the visual paradigm of the web. Though it's true impact is still a ways away, it marks the point where people in the front-end world should start to get very interested in machine learning.