The API from award-winning image and object recognition provider, Catchoom, is now available on Mashape. Their solution, CraftAR, is the ultimate Augmented Reality toolbox; which helps businesses and brands create augmented reality content. The Catchoom
solution is perfect if you’re working within gaming, advertising, marketing, publishing, and e-commerce markets. The benefits of Image Recognition stem from the fact that a mobile user is at least 40x more likely to interact with an interactive ad containing an image than with a traditional ad.
Catchoom’s CraftAR enables companies of all sizes, from small startups to large scale enterprises, to build high performance…
We recently rolled out a new feature on Mashape that is going to revolutionize the way you add APIs on Mashape. Many of you have requested this feature, and we are super stoked to announce that you can now invite developers to consume and interact with your private/ secret APIs.
As the owner of the API, you can handpick from a list of Mashape users and reveal your private API to the few selected secret agents.
Finding the invite option is easy. Simply click on “Invite devs to your API” at the bottom left of the settings menu…
Monetizing an API is a good way of generating revenue quickly. Ask Nijiko
Sometimes the easiest services are the ones that generate the most traffic and traction. At Mashape, we give everyone a chance of quickly monetizing their API without having to worry about any technical aspects.
Creating an API on the fly with BlockSpring
We’re super happy to see more people building tools to simplify the access to building APIs, one of the services that was featured on HackerNews recently is BlockSpring’s API builder
At the moment they only support three languages (Python, Ruby and R) but…
We have made it easier to consume multiple APIs in one unified experience through Applications for API Consumers.
are basically a container where you group all the APIs you’re consuming to get a quick overview, and control them all.
With “Applications”, you can:
Manage And Monitor All Your Consumed APIs From A Simple Dashboard
Track Volume, Latency or Error Rates In A Snap
Issue, And Re-Generate API Keys
Move From Testing To Production Environments
Group all the APIs you’re consuming in one application to get a quick overview, and control them all.…
We just launched our new version of Mashape (internally, we called it “Mashape 5”) not too long ago. In this new version, we’ve redesigned certain flows on the site which may be different from the previous version (“Mashape 4”).
Specifically, we’ve revamped the API documentation design and changed it to a new 3-column layout. To help you guys out, we’ve written up a guide on how to document and publish an API on Mashape
API providers, what are you waiting for? Documenting and publishing your API is just 3 easy steps:
Filling in the basic information to
API Security Trooper Credits: https://flic.kr/p/fJEXeX
It is not uncommon to see APIs being served using the “http://” protocol and it’s sad, real sad. So sad that every time I see it, I feel like crying.
I remember going to a hackathon few months ago and the idea of a location based Tinder-like app for LinkedIn popped. The question of whether we would let people sniff data flowing through the ether was raised almost immediately. What if people could tap into your stream over insecure WiFi? The decision was easy. We would implement a secure layer which we would allow the…
Summer is here! At Mashape, we’ve been busy improving and iterating on some new features. But what better way to celebrate the awesome weather with some food, drinks, and API? Whether you’re staying in or heading out, we hope that this list of food and drinks API will be useful for you!
For the diet-conscious folks who like to count your calories, skip the food and consume these APIs instead. 😉 Think of the possibilities of linking a wearable device with a food API. You can re-calibrate your targets on the fly based on your food and drinks intake, or…
Fan of the FIFA World Cup 2014? Thinking of building a quick mashup with data from the World Cup in Brazil? Or, like Gerald Bauer
, you’re looking for open data sets for the World Cup in Brazil? We have the solution for you! The Mashape API marketplace
now has 3 World Cup related APIs listed on our platform!
The Copa do Mundo 2014 – World Cup Brazil API
returns groups, games, and overall rankings of the countries playing in the game. It also happens to be in Portuguese, so you might need to translate it to your main language.…
Nobody likes to track down the latest version of a contract, hassle with track changes and negotiations, or sign duplicate paper copies. Contract Live is the first contract-management platform for companies to manage all steps from initiation to contract execution on the cloud.
With Contract Live
your team receives email and text message alerts for deadlines, summary sheets, and an online library with all your contracts. The platform combines a simple, secured web mail interface with advanced features that help manage all your contracts, such as suppliers, clients, HR, and partnerships. Most importantly, Contract Live assists throughout all stages of…
HackerRank is a site for hackers to challenge themselves by solving programming problems in different CS domains like algorithms, machine learning and artificial intelligence. Presented in categories and challenges, developers learn to excel in different programming paradigms.
In addition to HackerRank’s
individual challenges, companies can now use the platform to test prospective employees. Technical phone interviews don’t provide a clear picture of the candidate’s ability. By utilizing competitive programming contests across a broad spectrum of applications, prospective candidates participate in real time code evaluations.
There are three categories and challenges: Artificial Intelligence, Algorithmic Challenges, and Code Golf. Challenges include writing…