March 17, 2015

A Blurring View for Android

Blur Effect

Blur effect can be used to vividly convey a sense of layering of content. It allows the user to maintain the context, while focused on the currently featured content, even if what’s under the blurring surface shifts in a parallax fashion or changes dynamically.

On iOS, we could get this...

February 1, 2015

Image classification with Hadoop Streaming

TLDR: This post provides an overview of how to perform large scale image classification using Hadoop Streaming. First, we look at each component individually and identify things that need to be taken into account for the final integration. Then we go over how to ‘glue’ all pieces together to produce...