Winner of Best API Debut at 2021 API Awards empowers organisations to transform data into knowledge and insight through its deep understanding of complex language, a leading company in artificial intelligence applied to text with more than 20 years of experience in natural language understanding, has announced that its NL API has won a 2021 API Award in the Best API Debut category.

The 2021 API Awards celebrate the technical innovation, adoption, and reception in the API & microservices industries and use by a global developer community.

The expert-led API World Advisory Board has selected the NL API based on three criteria: attracting notable attention and awareness in the API industry; general regard and use by the developer & engineering community; and being a technical leader in its sector for innovation.

“’s Natural Language API is helping developers and engineers to build upon the backbone of the multi-trillion-dollar market for API-driven products and services. Today’s cloud-based SaaS software and hardware increasingly is powered by an open ecosystem of API-centric architecture.’s win here at the 2021 API Awards is evidence of their leading role in the growth of the API Economy,” said Jonathan Pasky, Executive Producer & Co-Founder of DevNetwork, producer of API World & the 2021 API Awards.


Optimising natural language processing applications 

Powered by advanced, AI-based natural language understanding capabilities, the NL API provides deep linguistic analysis out of the box, so developers and data scientists can reduce development costs and increase productivity while optimising their natural language processing applications. The NL API features include linguistic analysis tools, embedded taxonomies for classification, sentiment analysis, emotional and behavioral traits, and a writeprint extension performing a stylometric analysis of documents.

“We see this award as validation of the hard work of our Product and R&D teams and the value of’s natural language understanding technology. By releasing our NL API into the world of developers, we hope to enable them to find insights and generally understand their unstructured data, making it even more useful. That being said, we’re not sitting still. We’re working hard on bringing new features and capabilities to the table that will push the envelope of what is capable with NLU and NLP,” said Brian Munz, product manager, NL API & developed experience at



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