Aftermath of Google Translate API, More To Come, What Next – Microsoft?

After Google Inc. announced on May 26, 2011 that that some of its popular API are going to be depicted in which Google translate API is the leader of the list, many people has been looking for ways to convince Google to reverse the decision but, Google in its reply added that there many more API that is ready to go with the Translating service which will be put to rest exactly this year December 1, 2010. So, here are the lists of other API that are going to be depicted out of the 91 API that google have. Google has already scheduled the sprint cleaning process and it is going to affect most of the API that we find useful in most cases. This are some of the API that are very sure popular which is already has a cloned versions.

  • Google Wave
  • Google Feedburner
  • Google Finance
  • Google Code Search
  • Google Diacritize
  • Google Power Meter
  • Google Sidewiki

Listed here are API that have Google have had a specific date of  deletion readily set by Google.

  • Google Books Data
  • Google Translate
  • Google Transliterate
  • Google Blog Search
  • Google Image Search
  • Google Video Search
  • Google Books JavaScript
  • Google Safe Browsing
  • Google Virtual Keyboard
  • Google News Search
  • Google Patent Search

Google disclosed that most of these API services are too costly for them and that they have been widely abused by users and that’s the reason why they want to close some of them.

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