The Scale Computer Vision Tasks Curl Sample Code demonstrates how to access the API to create an annotation task. In this task, one of the labelers at Scale will view the given image and draw bounding boxes around the specified objects, returning the positions and sizes of these boxes.
Rev.ai, a provider of speech recognition services and an accompanying API, has announced the release of a new real-time audio transcription product. This new functionality augments the existing Rev.ai API and allows users to generate transcripts or captions in real-time.
Google has expanded its Vision AI portfolio with the addition of object and logo detection capability. Both AutoML Vision Edge and AutoML Video Intelligence now include object detection. The Video Intelligence API has been expanded to track and recognize over 100,000 popular logos.
Recent research uncovered that Microsoft's Cognitive Services Face API is plagued with a gender and racial bias common across the AI and machine learning technologies. With three tweaks to its Face API, Microsoft has greatly improved accuracy to detect gender across skin tones.