The Dynamsoft TWAIN SDK enables the ability to read and write 1D and 2D barcodes from and to inputted images. The .NET can work within any application that is written in C# or VB.NET to integrate with scanning and barcode recognition capabilities.
Google has released the TensorFlow Object Detection API which provides access to an open source framework for constructing, training and deploying object detection models. The API provides access to Google's in-house object detection system, and includes a selection of trainable detection models.
IBM has announced the addition of three new advancements to the Watson Cloud platform; real-time speaker diarization (beta) support available via the Watson Speech to Text API, Visual Recognition tagging with a built-in set of visual labels, and the Watson Discovery Service.