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Frédéric Harper
DataVR team at UofTHacks At Mashape, we love hackathons! A month ago, we were at Canada’s University of Toronto UofTHacks; which featured a full weekend of coding and more than 500 students from all across Canada. I was there to represent Mashape, give out amazing t-shirts, spread the API love with our stickers, award a prize, and most importantly, act as a mentor and help students with their development issues. Mashape had a prize for the best application using an API from our marketplace. With so many APIs to choose from, it was easy for students to select a…
Chris Ismael
Got images to analyze, modify, sell, or recognize? Or do you need generate images?   These Image APIs might help:   API # Title Link 1 ImageVision – NuditySearch API ImageVision’s NuditySearch Recognizing nudity is a highly complex problem. NuditySearch tackles this problem by recognizing anatomical attributes and determining if there is nudity in images. 2 Animetrics Face Recognition API The Animetrics Face Recognition API can be used to detect human faces in pictures. Information on facial features or “landmarks” is returned as coordinates on the image.. Animetrics Face Recognition will also detect and return the orientation, or “pose” of faces…
Chris Ismael
Imgur, the popular photo-sharing site that sees 1.5 million uploads per day and 1.2 billion daily image views, has announced in TechCrunch the overhaul of their API to allow developers better access to the Imgur infrastructure. The Imgur API is also now ready for commercial use, thanks to Mashape!  You can check out the API here. We are undoubtedly very excited with this update not only because of our partnership with Imgur, but also because this is a nod to Mashape’s goal of providing companies with the fastest, easiest, and the best platform to monetize their APIs…