The Amazon Rekognition API offers image recognition and analysis capabilities. This API detects objects, scenes, and faces with a deep-learning based engine. Also, the API can analyse faces to measure similarity, and perform image verification. Developers can get started to implement the Rekognition API for free, and analyse 5000 images per month and store up to 1,000 face metadata each month, for the first 12 months.
We take you into the weekend with another edition of ProgrammableWeb's "In other API Economy News". Today we give you your fill of Amazon news including the general release of their Greengrass IoT service, the ability for API Gateway to allow for customization of error responses, and more.
Fourteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Artificial Intelligence, Advertising, Hardware and Recognition. Highlights today include APIs from Deepomatic that can identify furniture and clothing in photographs. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.