The Microsoft Project Oxford Face API allows developers to access and integrate the face recognition and detection functionality of Microsoft Project Oxford. Some example API methods include analyzing faces, retrieving face information, and managing people and groups of people. Microsoft Project Oxford offers a collection of APIs and SDKs for developers to add intelligent features to their applications.
Microsoft announced a number of new API features within its Project Oxford artificial intelligence platform. The Face API was updated with facial hair and smile prediction. Other tools were officially opened up for public beta (e.g. spell check, CRIS, video editing, and more).