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With Watson, we are now able to accurately recognize, localize, describe and answer questions about images and video. The cloud-based IBM Watson Visual Recognition service uses visual learning and recognition to surface insights that address such specific questions as: “How do I repair a flat tire?” – explaining to a person or robot how to do a complex task from video; or “What happened at the event?” – summarizing real-world activities from multiple visual data sources.

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Watson Visual Recognition API

Visual Recognition understands the contents of images - visual concepts tag the image, recognize food, find human faces, approximate age and gender, and find similar images in a collection. You can also train the service by creating your own custom concepts. Use Visual Recognition to detect a dress type in retail, identify spoiled fruit in inventory, and more.

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