Eyedea, a recognition service located in Czech Republic, has released the Eyeface SDK, a kit for developers interested to detect faces, analyze age and gender, and detect eyes, nose, and mouth. The SDK works with C/C++ libraries for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X environments. The possibilities of this SDK include to target advertising, count people, and analyze profiles. Eyedea claims to be obsessed with accuracy, optimization, flexibility and speed.
In its effort to "deliver a developer-centric platform", eBay today announced that it is making its image recognition technology available to developers through an Image Search API. The API gives developers the ability to implement image search functionality into their apps.
This year, Hayo will start shipping its smart home device: a device that turns regular household items into virtual remote controls. Developers will be especially excited to learn that Hayo will include a developer API that enables the device to trigger actions within third party apps.