By on May 10, 2013

List of fun and interesting APIs to try out!

Here are some APIs that crack us up here at Mashape, as well as those that we like to show off to friends 🙂

API # Title Link
1 Portrait 3D API provides software developers with a technology to create animated facial models based on photos.
2 Yoda Speak API Turn your sentences and webpage into Yoda-speak!
3 ERMAHGERD Translator API This translates text to ERMAHGERD.
4 Gender Guesser API Guess whether a first name is of male or female gender in the USA.
5 l33t sp34k API Want to sound like a hacker? Translate text to and from l33t sp34k!111eleven!!!
6 Text to Voice API reads out your text, and in different languages too
7 Text to Speech API A really simple api that lets you convert text to speech. It’s 100% free for unlimited usage.
8 Text To Speech API Turns text into an mp3 audio file with a nice female voice similar to Siri.
9 Text-to-speech API This API instantly generates high quality speech from text. Simply send a request with the text you want read, and we’ll instantly return a wav, mp3, or ogg with it been spoken!
10 Text-to-Speech API The Voice RSS Text-to-Speech (TTS) API allows conversion of textual content to speech easier than ever. Just connect to our Text-to-Speech (TTS) API with a few lines of code and get verbal representation of a textual content.
11 Numbers API An API for interesting facts about numbers. Provides trivia, math, date, and year facts about numbers. For example, 5 is the number of platonic solids, 42 is the number of little squares forming the left side trail of Microsoft’s Windows 98 logo, February 27th is the day in 1964 that the government of Italy asks for help to keep the Leaning Tower of Pisa from toppling over.
12 Jeannie API Jeannie (Voice Actions) is a virtual assistant with over two Million downloads, now also available via API. The objective of this service is to provide you and your robot with the smartest answer to any natural language question, just like Siri.
13 Trivia API The Trivia API gives you access to 1000s of Trivia questions. New ones are being added all the time! The database is also being expanded with new categories and feedback mechanisms coming soon!!
14 EgyptoName API EgyptoName translate your name and create a beautiful image using the Egyptian Hieroglyphics.
15 Texas Holdem API With this API you can easily create a full Texas Holdem game, just create the graphic and associate it with the results.
16 Word Cloud Maker API Generate Word Clouds from blocks of text. Multi color and different sizes illustrate the frequency, and the “vibe” of the bigger text. Try it with blog posts, article text, speeches, tweet histories, emails, or any other written word.
17 Bingo API With this API you can easily develop a bingo game, just design the graphic. Card’s makers Extraction number Winner cards Points