This Sypht SDK is a Java client implementation to access the Sypht API. Sypht is an API for document data extraction to extract a set of fields from a range of documents. It provides a way to integrate Sypht into existing systems and utilizes field extraction for two simple requests; upload documents and retrieve results. It allows you to automate data extraction, and augment existing processes with a human validation tool, deep learning and traditional machine learning techniques. To access the API, developers will need to get a set of access credentials and generate a bearer Token. Sypht enables you with the ability to intelligently reason about document formats, and helps businesses unlock data hidden in documents by utilizing machine learning to automatically extract and interpret key data.
Analytics API provider and customer data platform Segment has announced a new API to help businesses comply with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) rules that go into effect next month in Europe. Under the GDPR, Europeans will have more control over and access to their personal data.
As reported by the BBC, the UK government has established a task force, aptly named the Power of Information Task Force, to lead a massive data sharing effort. The task force was established in March of this year by Cabinet Office Minister Tom Watson with the goal of fostering social and economic progress by enabling widespread access to government data.
The Facebook API saw huge changes in 2010 that moved the service away from being a closed network and towards being a more open community. The leading social network site must be doing something right on that front. Facebook was the third most popular service for use in new mashups last year, nearly doubling its total number in our directory.