The Image recognition API provides a service to find a match image in a client's image set for an input image. Image finger print characteristics such as color distribution, shape geometry, and image features are used for matching. It has a great ability to resist noise of input image such as scaling, lighting change, rotating, and interference of background. Image recognition API is a service for applications of online shopping websites, eCommerce mobile, Apps for offline & online interactions, aiming to bring more transactions. Available in JSON architecture with HTTP requests and XML responses.
Fourteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories such as Voice, Notifications, Stocks, and Recognition. Featured today are four APIs that use machine learning technology to provide image recognition and visual search services. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.