Android

Text Recognition Uses for the VIA VAB-950 and its implementation in Android

Text recognition, commonly referred to as optical character recognition (OCR), is a widespread technology used for recognizing text in images or documents; in our case it is from a live camera feed. OCR has many uses in everyday life, such as automated data-entry, identification, invoice checking, document copying and handwriting recognition, amongst many other things. […]
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Installing Google’s ML Kit App onto the VIA VAB-950 using Android Studio

ML Kit is a collection of API’s that can be used to integrate machine learning processing into your own applications. Including computer vision and natural language API’s, the package is tailored towards usability and ease of access, while maintaining most of the processing under the hood. It can work with the Camera X API, which […]

Face Detection Uses for the VIA VAB-950 and its Implementation in Android

The use of facial recognition technology is rapidly gaining momentum. Already integrated in many aspects of our day-to-day lives, it is one of the most well-known and widely used applications of machine learning. Capable of comparing and matching a person’s face from a digital image or live feed against a database of collected faces, the […]
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