This is the Leap Motion C++ SDK. The Leap Motion SDKs offer two variations of API for retrieving the Leap Motion data: a native and a WebSocket interface. These APIs allow developers to create applications in several programming languages.Leap Motion is a system that identifies and tracks hands, fingers and finger-like tools. It is done with great precision and reports distinct positions, gestures, and motions. Leap Motion uses optical sensors and infrared light and the Leap Motion API measures physical quantities.
An independent, open source platform aimed at making it easier for governments and businesses to publish open data has released a new version of their API. The CKAN API allows access to catalog listings of open datasets, full-text searches, and sharing of statistics on open data usage.
Appy Pie, cloud based mobile apps builder, has announced the inclusion of two new music APIs for its Do-it-Yourself mobile application platform. Integration with the SoundCloud and Beatport APIs will allow users to access their music libraries remotely without consuming mobile device memory.
Successful Twitter engagement is generally measured with the simple goal of gaining a high follower count, but true engagement doesn’t end with a follow-back—that is just the beginning. What you really need for success on Twitter is an ongoing conversation with like-minded individuals, folks who will provide informed feedback on your tweets, introduce you to their friends on Twitter who share your opinions and help spread your messages. This series of articles on engagement programming will show you how to use Twitter API 1.1 to move from simply following to truly engaging on Twitter.