Elementary (Celebrity Recognition), My Dear Watson
Do you ever have trouble matching a name to a face? Or wondered if someone was considered a bonafide ‘celebrity’? Well, wonder no further! In this talk, we’ll build a microservice in Swift that will use IBM Watson’s Visual Recognition API to figure out who is a celebrity!
- Presented at Swift Cloud Workshop 2 September 30, 2017 [Available on Speaker Deck]
- Presented at Swift Seattle meetup November 15, 2017
Sadly, changes to the Watson API have rendered this example defunct. However, its successor lives on in What’s My Age Again?