63 Translation APIs: Bing, Google Translate and Google AJAX Language

Wendell Santos, January 15th, 2013

Our API directory now includes 63 translation APIs. The newest is the TEXTKING API. The most popular, in terms of mashups, is the Bing API. We list 59 Bing mashups. Below you’ll find some more stats from the directory, including the entire list of translation APIs.

In terms of the technical details, REST and XML lead [...]

API Spotlight: Vitadock, Viki, and Collaboration With Fleetly

Matthew Scott, December 30th, 2012

FlexPaperOf the many APIs we published this week, six were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll launch those six into the spotlight, which included the Flexpaper API. Flexpaper is an open source document viewer. Functionality allows documents to be annotated: highlighted, commented, underlined, and drawn on. The API displays in HTML, HTML5, Adobe Flash or any combination of the three.

39 New APIs: USPS Merchant Returns, Beddit and VitaDock

Wendell Santos, December 30th, 2012

This week we had 39 new APIs added to our API directory including a mapping and location-aware data service, sleep monitoring service, health monitoring service, public identity lookup service, and postal return shipping service. Additionally we covered an API that helps simplify software localization. Below are more details on each of these new APIs.

POEditor Leverages the Power of Many to Simplify Software Localization

Eric Carter, December 28th, 2012

POEditorPOEditor’s goal is simple: “A simple way to translate your software.” POEditor accomplishes this task through a global community of translators who can work on needed translations or launch projects of their own. POEditor developed as a browser-based software localization tool. However, developers can now leverage the platform within existing sites and apps with the POEditor API. The API calls project related data and allows developers to track progress and users to work on projects.

Today in APIs: Youtube Player API Goes Live, Mimvi and Mashape Offer Mobile App Search, and 8 New APIs

Greg Bates, December 24th, 2012

YouTubeYoutube API for Android. Mimvi and Mashape to offer mobile app search to API developers. Plus: Google maps of the year from Google Maps Mania and 8 new APIs.

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