This AI can convert images of food into list of ingredients


Ever wanted to know what all ingredients went into the food that you ate? Well, a new AI could help you with this. A new algorithm has been found by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology which can identify the recipe of the food just on basis of the picture of the food item.

The AI makes use of neural network which was trained by around a million photos related to food. During the tests, it worked best on desserts. Though it still needs perfecting, the initial results have been good. However, there was a problem for the AI when it was presented with smoothies and sushi.

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