The Thingiverse PHP SDK by Greg Walden allows to upload files to the platform by interacting with the API. Developers can assist users to create 3D models for printing projects such as car parts, video games, and adorabots. Configuration and implementation available on GitHub.
Body Labs introduced API access to its SOMA technology. SOMA scans a single photo of a human; analyzes the photo along with the subject's height, weight, and gender; and then generates a 3D model and digital measurements for the subject. The SOMA Shape API provides programmatic access to the tech.
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.