Twenty-One APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Cryptocurrency, Video, Chat, and Air Travel. Highlighted today is an API for cross application social engagement for games, and an API that predicts the best time to buy airline tickets.
Google further expanded its potential to become a virtual reality platform with expanded WebVR support to Cardboard. Prior to the announcement, Google limited WebVR support to Daydream-ready phones. Through the use of WebVR, Google encourages developers with cross-platform opportunities.