Pinterest Transforms Visual Search With Advances In Deep LearningPinterest is on the cutting edge of visual recognition technology which matches images with other similar images accurately enough to show related items next to images that have no text at all. Coming soon is a feature that will allow Pinterest users to take a photo of an object like a purse and instantly compare that real world object with other similar ones.
Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference: World's Most Advanced OS PreviewedAccording to Apple, it's upcoming release of iOS 10 is the biggest release ever of iOS which it considers to be the world's most advanced mobile operating system. It unveiled the updates Monday at Apple's Worldwide Developer Conference. Included in the release are significant updates to Messages, New Home App, All-New Photos, Music and News & Opens Siri, Maps, Phone and Messages to Developers.
Google I/O Recap For Developers Of Search ToolsFabian Schlup, a software engineer at Google offered an interesting recap of this years Google I/O which was held a couple weeks ago. You can read Fabian's full post in the Google Developers Blog.
UK Driver License May Become A Smartphone AppOliver Morley, the CEO of the United Kingdom's Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) posted an interesting tweet, saying that the DVLA is working on replacing the drivers license with an iPhone and Android app, or at least offering it as an option to drivers.
Google Launches New Machine Learning Show For DevelopersGoogle announced the launch of a new show called “Machine Learning: Recipes for New Developers” on the Google Developers YouTube channel. The company intends to use it to teach developers “the ropes” of machine learning without requiring major prerequisites like calculus. That’s in the first few episodes at least, the first of which is live.
Facebook Announces Open Source Parse Server DashboardAs you know, Facebook announced in January that it’s shutting down Parse, its cloud-based platform for cross-platform apps, which lets developers create rich social apps integrated with Facebook across platforms like iOS, Android, HTML5, etc.
Google Launches Google My Business APIThis week, Google announced the launch of the Google My Business API aimed at making it easier for big businesses and third parties to integrate with the Google My Business platform and publish updates to customers on Google Search and Google Maps.