Clarifai Featured Hack: Make the perfect toast with Toastifai, an AI-powered toaster

Toastifai is an AI-powered toaster that uses Clarifai’s visual recognition API to produce the perfect piece of toast every time. Using Clarifai’s Custom Training, the Toastifai team trained a visual recognition model on photos of toast in different stages of toastiness and used the results to build “smart” toaster!


Test visual recognition models with Clarifai’s v2 API JavaScript starter

Clarifai's v2 API JavaScript starter is an easy way to help you visualize and test all of Clarifai’s public and alpha/beta models. We just released a new and improved version of our JavaScript starter on the interwebs, so keep reading for a short tutorial on how to use it!


Clarifai Featured Hack: Block unwanted content and browse the internet safely with Distill

Distill is a Google Chrome extension that creates a better internet experience by helping people browse the web safely and block unwanted images and text from their view. For example, this Valentine’s day, you might want to block all images related to romance, so you’re not constantly bombarded with reminders that you’re forever alone. Just sayin’.


Use Clarifai’s Face Detection model to find faces in images

Clarifai's new Face Detection model finds faces in images and returns bounding box location coordinates. This model is useful for security camera footage, photo filter apps, dating apps, digital photography, and more. Here's a copy + paste tutorial on how to use our Face Detection model and Javascript to build a fun face photo filter!


Inside Clarifai HQ: Watch out, San Francisco – here we come!

We're excited to announce that we've opened an office in San Francisco, the first of many steps in our post-Series B expansion plans. The SF office is where Clarifai is building a stellar machine learning research team led by Andrea Frome, formerly of Google Brain and the Hillary for America campaign.


Clarifai Featured Hack: Use Clarifai for audio recognition with ADKI

Clarifai is well-known in the artificial intelligence world for being the best image recognition technology out there. But, did you know that Clarifai can be used to recognize audio as well? ADKI is an app that extends Clarifai’s API to work with audio - here’s how!


Auto-tagging user-generated content in Pixide’s mobile photo app

Learn how Clarifai's visual recognition API can be used to power mobile apps that collect user-generated content - like Pixide's photo contest app that taps into a global network of photographers and thousands of user-submitted pictures.


How to check user-generated content and images for unwanted nudity

User-generated content is like a box of chocolates - you never know what you're going to get. Whether you're a developer building an app that relies on user-uploaded listings (like AirBnb or eBay) or you're helping a brand run an online contest with user-generated content (like GoPro), you can use this simple and effective method for checking user-generated content for Not Safe for Work subject matter and preventing it from being uploaded and shared.


We asked you to teach our AI about “holiday” and here’s what you came up with

Over the holidays, we asked our community to help teach our AI what “holiday” means in exchange for a pair of Snapchat Spectacles. Here’s what you came up with … spoiler alert: there are a lot of Christmas trees involved.