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IBM's Watson supercomputer to be available via API for developers & could soon power smartphone apps.

IBM has upped the ante in the API game by making its Watson question-answering system available as a service. That’s right, Watson could soon power your smartphone app.

Developers who want to incorporate Watson’s ability to understand natural language and provide answers need only have their applications make a REST API call to IBM’s new Watson Developers Cloud. “It doesn’t require that you understand anything about machine learning other than the need to provide training data,” Rob High, IBM’s CTO for Watson, said in a recent interview about the new platform.

Continue...  gigaom.com/2013/11/14/have-at-it-programmers-ibm-makes-watson-available-via-api

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Next week we'll be trying something new for our SC: Homework! This weeks assignment is to create a basic app with a button that takes a picture. Embellish as you will and be ready to talk about it next week.
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Great, hope to see everyone then.
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Brian Neugebauer has published his first app in the Play Store! Way to go! Now the rest of us in the study group need to step up our game.
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Weekly study meeting is happening now.
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Android Study Collaborative Hangout starts now.
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SquizGame!
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Some of the wrenchers have signed up for this class. Check it out. 
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Who is in? My java is weak and rusty, but am totally game. +Ben Stoutenburgh, +Dave Lanthier, +Chris Parsons
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Did google break hangouts again?
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It's basically video conferencing. If you look to the right, there's a 'Start a hangout' button. If you don't have the software you need it should walk you through installing it. If you're interested in joining the study group hangouts, let us know so we can add you to the invite list.
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Android Study Collaborative is happening now.
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Ahh! Okay. I just happened to see the last posting date here was in April so I thought maybe it wasn't. I would like it if you could please!
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Good hangout tonight. Don't forget, we meet every week on Mondays at 7:30PM EST (UTC-0500)
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If you're interested in Android development, come hang out. Squidwrench hosts a weekly study group online and occasional android hack days. Add us to your circles and post a message to get invited to the next study group.