Get CONTAINER-ized via Bluemix CLI

Get CONTAINER-ized via Bluemix CLI

In this post, you will learn how to create and push a docker container to Bluemix via CLI. The post includes Steps to setup and use Bluemix CLI. Creating and Running your container on IBM Bluemix. I have been exploring and playing with Containers more specifically Docker Containers for a while now and same is … Continue reading “Get CONTAINER-ized via Bluemix CLI”

What can you Build using your Bluemix Cloud platform trial

This post helps you understand Bluemix Cloud platform and what you can develop using Bluemix trial account. If you are new to Bluemix and want to learn what it offers via a self-paced free course here’s the link. After my post on how to transform your idea to an application in minutes using IBM Bluemix. … Continue reading “What can you Build using your Bluemix Cloud platform trial”

Adding Watson Speech-to-Text to your Android App

Adding Watson Speech-to-Text to your Android App

This post is about injecting Watson Speech-to-Text into an Android native app. Speech-to-Text is available as a service on IBM Cloud i.e.., Bluemix. You will integrating the service available on Bluemix into our favourite chatbot “The WatBOT” using Watson Developer Android SDK with minimal lines of code. Why Watson Speech-to-Text? Vidyasagar Machupalli Polyglot & Pragmatic … Continue reading “Adding Watson Speech-to-Text to your Android App”

OpenWhisk: A FaaS platform to create and run event-driven apps that scale on demand

OpenWhisk: A FaaS platform to create and run event-driven apps that scale on demand

This blog post introduces you to Serverless computing, OpenWhisk (a serverless, open source cloud platform that executes functions in response to events at any scale) and guides you in getting started with OpenWhisk on IBM Bluemix. After writing a post on how to transform your idea into an app in minutes. I started thinking  how about the compute part of … Continue reading “OpenWhisk: A FaaS platform to create and run event-driven apps that scale on demand”

Integrating Watson Text to Speech into an Android Native App

Integrating Watson Text to Speech into an Android Native App

The blog post shows how to integrate Watson Text-to-Speech(TTS) into your existing Android native mobile app. It was a dream come true when I made my first Watbot commit to Github. Watbot is an Android chatbot built using Watson Conversation Service. This was for a Hands-on lab in a college. As the students were able … Continue reading “Integrating Watson Text to Speech into an Android Native App”

Dialog a tete-a-tete with a bot via Watson

Dialog a tete-a-tete with a bot via Watson

The main intention of this blog post is to share my first FB Live chat. It was for a technical conversation – Dialog a tete-a-tete with a bot via Watson. Watson Conversation caught my interest when I first saw its visual builder against the old xml based Dialog service. In fact, the Dialog is not part … Continue reading “Dialog a tete-a-tete with a bot via Watson”

From Idea to Application in minutes – A Walkthrough

From Idea to Application in minutes – A Walkthrough

Whether you are a developer with an enterprise or a startup or a student having an idea and want to quickly evaluate by prototyping, IBM Cloud is the way to get started overriding the infrastructure overheads. Solve real problems by Building your applications with infrastructure, Watson, software, and services on the Bluemix cloud platform. IBM® … Continue reading “From Idea to Application in minutes – A Walkthrough”

A Voice-enabled ChatBot powered by IBM Watson in Mins

A Voice-enabled ChatBot powered by IBM Watson in Mins

WatBot is a Voice-enabled Android Native ChatBot built using Watson Conversation, Speech-to-Text and Text-to-Speech Services on IBM Bluemix (open standards cloud platform for building, running, and managing apps and services). Vidyasagar Machupalli Polyglot & Pragmatic Programmer • Developer Advocate, IBM • Microsoft MVP • Intel software Innovator • DZone MVB https://about.me/mscvidyasagar

A feedback app in minutes with Ionic and Cloudant

A feedback app in minutes with Ionic and Cloudant

An Ionic feedback app using Cloudant NoSQL service on IBM Bluemix. An easy to configure mobile app for receiving feedback at Meetups, Events etc., Ionic is a complete open-source SDK for hybrid mobile app development. Built on top of AngularJS and Apache Cordova, Ionic provides tools and services for developing hybrid mobile apps using Web … Continue reading “A feedback app in minutes with Ionic and Cloudant”

App from Design to Store in 15 Mins via Bluemix Mobile Dashboard

App from Design to Store in 15 Mins via Bluemix Mobile Dashboard

This blog post gives you an intro to an Enhanced Bluemix Mobile Dashboard. This is version 2.0 of my previous blog post on how to Quickly Design, Build, Secure and Deliver an App using Bluemix Mobile Services. Let’s call this version as “Design, Connect, Build, Secure and Publish an App using Bluemix Mobile Dashboard” What … Continue reading “App from Design to Store in 15 Mins via Bluemix Mobile Dashboard”

MobileFirst Cordova app development using Eclipse

Talking to developers is always a refreshing experience.Recently, I was fortunate enough to present and interact at Eclipse Summit 2016. The talk was on how to build, run and manage MobileFirst Cordova app using Eclipse as your IDE. Using the Cordova CLI you can create and manage your Cordova applications. You can also achieve the … Continue reading “MobileFirst Cordova app development using Eclipse”