Machine Learning for Android App development Using ML Kit [Video]

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  • Explore how machine learning is changing the world we live in.
  • Configure UIs with camera settings and use them in your app.
  • Implement text recognition and deploy it with Firebase on the cloud.
  • Perform face detection by adding it to your app and trying it out!
  • Scan through barcodes by adding the barcode scanning feature to your app.
  • Identify images by image labeling and deploy them with Firebase on the cloud.
  • Add features such as landmark recognition to your apps to identify a specific landmark.

It's crazy to see how Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are moving so fast and becoming the next big thing. The focus is on putting AI and Machine Learning into people's hands in their daily lives by bringing it to their mobile devices.

ML Kit makes it easy to apply ML techniques to your apps by bringing Google's ML technologies together in a single SDK. With ML Kit you can have features such as text recognition, face recognition, barcode scanning, image labeling, and landmark recognition at your fingertips in your apps. In this course, you are going to implement all these features in your Android applications using ML Kit.

After completing this course, you will be confident enough to build Android applications equipped with in-built Machine Learning features, providing an amazing user experience. You will be able to go into the world and create your own useful Machine Learning apps using ML Kit.

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Style and Approach

The course covers several practical examples; we will build an app that covers most aspects of ML Kit so that you can then go into the world and create your own useful machine learning app with ML Kit. You will gain a detailed understanding of how to add ML Kit features in your Android apps.

  • Hands-on exercises in identifying various vulnerabilities.
  • Bring the power of machine learning into your smart mobile apps with a whole new user experience.
  • Build exciting machine learning features, deploy them on the cloud, and try them out with other test objects. 
  • Use the amazing features provided by ML Kit to go into the real-world and create your own app.
Course Length 1 hour 59 minutes
ISBN 9781789539875
Date Of Publication 24 Oct 2018


Yusuf Saber

Yusuf Saber is an Android developer with over 5 years' professional experience. Yusuf earned his Master's degree in Computer Engineering from Ryerson University in 2011 and started his career as a .NET developer before quickly turning to Android. He has worked on a large range of Android apps, from social to multimedia to B2B—and more! You can see some of his public apps on Google Play too: