20+ Emotion Recognition APIs That Will Leave You Impressed, and Concerned
Posted by Bill Doerrfeld
If businesses could sense emotion using tech at all times, they could capitalize on it to sell to the consumer in the opportune moment. Sound like 1984? The truth is that it’s not that far from reality. Machine emotional intelligence is a burgeoning frontier that could have huge consequences in not only advertising, but in new startups, healthcare, wearables, education, and more.
There’s a lot of API-accessible software online that parallels the human ability to discern emotive gestures. These algorithm driven APIs use use facial detection and semantic analysis to interpret mood from photos, videos, text, and speech. Today we explore over 20 emotion recognition APIs and SDKs that can be used in projects to interpret a user’s mood.( Collapse )