Alyssa Simpson

New feature to Watson Visual Recognition improves visual classifiers

August 16, 2016 | Developers

Recently, IBMer Andy Trice developed a great application demonstrating how to use drones and Watson Visual Recognition to conduct areal surveys. We thought it would be even more impactful if the drone could get smarter using real time feedback from pilots on the ground. This would enable a truly a symbiotic relationship between cognitive computing and ...read more


AlchemyVision and Visual Recognition have merged

May 20, 2016 | Developers

A unified vision API Since AlchemyAPI joined IBM Watson in 2015 , our goal has been to maintain a platform as unified and efficient as possible for all of our users. Today, we have merged the AlchemyVision capabilities with the Visual Recognition service capabilities for a unified Watson Visual Recognition API. Combined visual recognition capabilities Multi-class ...read more


Watson goes to kindergarten

March 8, 2016 | Developers

Do you remember learning how to read? I have a distinct memory of being five years old, spread out on the floor of my kindergarten classroom working on complex shape and color matching workbooks. I was an eager kindergartener, and we raced through those workbooks as quickly as we could. I have to admit though ...read more