Catchoom is an image recognition and augmented reality company based in Spain. 3 steps are available to particularly integrate the image recognition in iOS. First step is to add the SDK to a XCode project, second is set up the UIView controller, and third is to implement search using cloud recognition interface. The SDK is available on the site to download. Developers need XCode 5 or newer and iOS 6.0.
Twenty Two APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Recognition, Engagement, Editing, and Games. Highlights include the Skype Bot REST API for deploying Skype messaging bots and the Microsoft Speaker Recognition API which can identify users by voice.
Hackathons always produce new apps, but how about one that also encourages updating what you already have? That's the case with The Muther of all hackathons, in which new and enhanced apps are both eligible for some great prizes. The Wireless Industry Partnership has scheduled more than 24 hours during which it hopes developers produce 100 new or enhanced apps. Lofty, yes, but we all know what a group of passionate developers can make with the right motivation. And you can go to Silicon Valley June 24 and 25 to make it happen. Read on and we may even cover your ticket to the event.