Content APIs – Multi-language support (part 2)

17 Apr 2019

Similar to previous enhancements made to Attractions and Walking Trails, we have enhanced Contribution and Extraction APIs to provide multi-language support in the following categories - Accommodations, Bars & Clubs, EventsFood & Beverages, Malls & Shops, Tours and Venues. You can now contribute and retrieve the content in English, Chinese, Japanese and Korean by querying a new parameter i.e., language. For a full list of APIs affected by this change, click here.

Content APIs - A wider variety of APIs

10 Nov 2018

We have enhanced our Contribution and Extraction APIs to support multi-languages by querying a new parameter i.e., language. In addition to English, you can now contribute content in Chinese, Japanese and Korean for Attractions and Walking Trails; this will be progressively implemented for the remaining content categories on TIH e.g., Accommodation, Events, etc. For a full list of APIs affected by this change, click here

Content APIs - Enhancements to content field: Opening Hours

10 Nov 2018

Improvements have been made to TIH’s Opening Hours by replacing the existing free text format with a structured data format, allowing your applications to filter content based on opening hours. Both existing and new data formats will be available via Extraction APIs for three months; after which, they will be deprecated. For those of you using our Contributor APIs, you will need to have your content mapped onto the new format with immediate effect. For a full list of APIs affected by this change, click ... Read more

Map APIs

10 Nov 2018

We are also introducing an Experiential Route API which you can use to build smart navigation applications for visitors. This API can be tapped on to serve up various points of interests, coupled with a recommended commuting route, by simply specifying the start and end points of the journey.

Media APIs - Auto-tagging to improve content discoverability

10 Nov 2018

Images uploaded will be automatically tagged, reducing the effort you need to tag your images. You can even add on to these tags from a pre-curated list so as to further improve the discoverability of your content. For a full list of APIs affected by this change, click here.