Visual Recognition

February 3, 2017

New command line tools for Watson Services

As developers, we're always looking for new ways to make our lives easier - better tools, new SDKs, new services and cognitive computing. They're all new ways to make tasks more efficient, more scalable, or just simply easier to get things done. This blog introduces some new command line tools for interacting with IBM Watson services.

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January 27, 2017

Create Swift-based mobile apps with IBM Watson services, part 2: Visual Recognition

In the first post of this series we covered the first tutorial which extends a Swift-based, cognitive mobile app using the Alchemy API. Now we will focus on the second tutorial and how you can use the Visual Recognition service.

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December 15, 2016

General Tagging Update for Visual Recognition

Today, we’re introducing an update to our algorithms that significantly enhances the performance of our Visual Recognition general tagging feature. Users will not only see over three times more tags returned for each image on average, but also greater specificity in those tags due to a 150% increase in the active vocabulary of the system.

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December 6, 2016

New lower price for Watson Visual Recognition

The IBM Bluemix team is pleased to announce changes to the pricing of the Watson Visual Recognition service.

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November 23, 2016

Automate the deployment of OpenWhisk actions

Automating the deployment of OpenWhisk triggers, actions, rules with Bluemix DevOps

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October 24, 2016

Best practices for custom classifiers in Watson Visual Recognition

The Custom Classifiers feature of the Watson Visual Recognition API enables users to adapt Watson to any custom visual content. Explore examples and best practices to help you make the most out of your Custom Classifiers.

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