Microsoft Garage interns worked with the Cambridge AI Customer Advisory Team (CAT) to create REEL: a mobile app that displays movies recommended for you based on the AI CAT algorithms. Successfully building a beautiful, smart Xamarin.Forms app in only 12 weeks! Learn more.
Microsoft Cognitive Services provide a great way to get started with AI without being a machine learning or data science expert. A common favorite of cognitive services is the Custom Vision Service. The first version of this service allowed you to easily build an image classifier model that you could access either via a REST API (with an SDK available for Xamarin apps), or by downloading a model that can be run on your device using either CoreML, TensorFlow or WindowsML (we looked at using TensorFlow in an Android app in an earlier blog post).