Natural Language Processing—The Emerging Force Within the AI Family

NLP—The Emerging Force within the AI Family

Natural Language Processing (NLP) is a field within Artificial Intelligence (AI) that allows machines to parse, understand, and generate human language. This branch of AI can be applied to multiple languages and across many different formats (for example, unstructured documents, audio, etc.).

Considering that the NLP market is anticipated to be worth $13.4 billion in 2020, it is worth delving deeper into this field of AI.

This article seeks to explain first how NLP works, followed by how it is used, and what the future looks like for this exciting area of AI.

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Building a food image detector

Building a Food Image Detector

The field of image processing has progressed so much in the recent past that most of our customer inquiries for camera-based mobile applications now include some kind of image processing. One of them was to build a food image detection module to detect multiple food items from a mobile camera image and mark their positions. The following post details the various stages of our research and how we eventually built a highly accurate food image detector.

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