Five mind-blowingly intelligent AI apps built on Clarifai, featuring Twilio, West Elm,, + more

With all the innovative applications and awesome educational resources that our community has been creating, we wanted to showcase some of our favorites to inspire you to start tinkering with machine learning technology. Here's our roundup of the best of the best developer apps from July!

How to demo your localhost app using ngrok

Ngrok is a reverse proxy that allows you to expose your locally running web service to other developers. It's a timesaver for developers when it comes down to showcasing a project. Follow along and learn how you can put this into your toolbelt of applications!

How Photobucket uses image recognition to protect its community from unwanted content

Photobucket is one of the world’s most popular online image and video hosting communities. The platform hosts over 15 billion images, with two million more being uploaded every day. Photobucket chose Clarifai to provide a highly scalable system for moderating user-generated content while improving the hit ratio of finding offensive content and the productivity of Photobucket’s human moderation team.

Workflows: Clarifai’s improved Custom Training gives you more accurate predictions with fewer labeled images required

We’ve made improvements to our knowledge transfer algorithms and neural network architecture, so all your Custom Models have been automatically upgraded with greater accuracy. And, we’re now allowing you to build Custom Models using knowledge from more of our base models (not just our General model) with a new feature called 'Base Workflows.'

Build your own visual similarity app with Clarifai’s Face Embedding model

We’re excited to release our new Face Embedding model which you can use for organizing, filtering, and ranking images of faces according to visual similarity. Follow along with this guide to learn more about how embeddings work and build your own “Which Parent Do I Look Like?” app!

Workflows: Use multiple visual recognition models at the same time, with a single API call

Clarifai has quite the collection of visual recognition models you can choose from - general, apparel, travel, demographics, moderation, etc. But what if you want to use more than just one at a time? Introducing Workflow Predict, our latest feature that allows you to save time and reduce latency by using multiple visual recognition models at the same time in a single API call.

Clarifai Featured Hack: Check a company’s commitment to diversity with

It’s common knowledge that there is a diversity problem in the tech industry. However, there’s a big gap from acknowledging a problem exists to actually fixing it. Accountability is the key to diversity and inclusion (D&I), and is an app that allows you to hold companies to their word on D&I initiatives.

Announcing Clarifai’s new and improved v2 API video recognition feature

We are happy to announce that the video recognition feature in Clarifai's v1 API has now been upgraded to our v2 API from beta to general availability! Now, all Clarifai users will be able to understand what’s happening in their videos with the latest and greatest features and improvements to our API.

Introducing Clarifai’s Mobile SDK – On-device machine learning whether you’re online or offline

We're excited to announce that the Clarifai Mobile SDK is now available in limited preview for every developer! The Mobile SDK enables on-device machine learning and puts AI in the palm of your hand, online or offline. Yes, that's right - Clarifai's Mobile SDK is the first to enable on-device machine learning, meaning both training and inference. Apply for access now!