Press enter to see results or esc to cancel.

Top 5 OCR APIs

OCR – Optical Character Recognition – is a useful machine vision capability. OCR let’s you recognize and extract text from images, so that it can be further processed / stored. This is very useful for processing scans / pictures of text – for instance, when working with invoices, scanned forms and signage. We’ve looked at …

Continue reading

8,000 APIs, half a million developers and new funding news, or what kept us busy in the past 18 months!

We’re excited to announce RapidAPI’s Series A Round. This is a big milestone in growing our developer community, letting more developers find, connect and manage APIs. 18 months ago, we partnered with the incredible team at Andreessen Horowitz. Together, we set out to create a better way for developers to consume & distribute APIs. With …

Continue reading

Bitcoin and Blockchain: What’s the Difference?

By Janet Wagner On December 7th, 2017, the value of one bitcoin surged to more than $16,000. Quite a feat for the first decentralized cryptocurrency, something that was once ridiculed by just about every financial institution and business. Interest in Bitcoin has skyrocketed in recent months, and it’s not just Bitcoin that’s generating a lot of …

Continue reading