The DOCOMO Image Recognition Android SDK enables develops to create Android applications that integrate image recognition functionalities. The Image Detection API scans an image to return relevant information found within. Returned information includes products and URLs found within the picture, referencing a database of over 5 million recognizable product labels.
Panasonic has announced a facial recognition API under its μSockets B2B IoT service. Although Panasonic has built a strong portfolio of facial recognition technology over the years, it has never provided access to the developer community at large through an API. It is currently available in Japan.
Keesing Technologies, a provider of ID verification solutions that enable partners to prevent identity fraud in a variety of applications, has announced a new API that uses facial recognition software to enhance the company’s AuthentiScan products.