#Azure – Azure IoT and Bicep 🦾, creating my own resources for #JulyOT

Hi ! Last week my friend Sam helped me to understand the basic concepts of Infrastructure as a Code, and of course, we started with Bicep. You can watch the recording here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NHISJBasX-o&ab_channel=MicrosoftReactor After this, I started to play around and try to figure out how to automate the creation of my required resources for…… Continue reading #Azure – Azure IoT and Bicep 🦾, creating my own resources for #JulyOT

#Event – In Person with the Highlights from Microsoft Build 2022

Hi ! Next Saturday July 16, join me and an amazing group of professionals to review the most exciting news and annoucements from Microsoft Build 2022. Doors will open at 9:30am with the first presentation kicking off at 10:00am. We’re preparing a line-up of subject matter experts to deliver 40-minute presentations covering each of the…… Continue reading #Event – In Person with the Highlights from Microsoft Build 2022

#Fix – Azure CustomVision Exported to Docker – ImportError: cannot import name ‘soft_unicode’ from ‘markupsafe’

Hi ! In the past days I found a weird error when I export a model created with CustomVision.ai to docker. The docker image build ok, however, I found this error when I try to run the container. ❯ docker run -p 8090:8090 squirrelscv Traceback (most recent call last): File “app.py”, line 7, in <module>…… Continue reading #Fix – Azure CustomVision Exported to Docker – ImportError: cannot import name ‘soft_unicode’ from ‘markupsafe’

#VSCode – Thunder Client, excellent alternative to Postman for HTTP Requests @Code

Hi ! Postman is a great tool to emulate HTTP Requests. I used Postman a lot when I create webapps that run Computer Vision models to analyze images. However, in order to keep things more simple, I decided to test several extensions in Visual Studio Code, as alternatives to Postman. And, Thunder Client is one…… Continue reading #VSCode – Thunder Client, excellent alternative to Postman for HTTP Requests @Code

#GitHub – How to display the status badge for a GitHub Action πŸŸ’πŸ”΄

Hi ! Last week I wrote 2 posts about How to create and publish an Azure Static Website How to add an API (HTTP Function) to the site It’s a super cool feature ! 😁 GitHub Actions, are an important part of this series, and on the online event, I had this question: How do…… Continue reading #GitHub – How to display the status badge for a GitHub Action πŸŸ’πŸ”΄

#Event – Let’s Build an App without Using any Code with Microsoft Power Platform at the Toronto Reactor

Hi ! Next week I’ll be at the Microsoft Reactor, learning how to build apps using Power Platform. I have a couple of ideas that I want to test, so if you want to join me, come to the Toronto Reactor ! We will have food πŸ• and drinks ! And hey, I have some…… Continue reading #Event – Let’s Build an App without Using any Code with Microsoft Power Platform at the Toronto Reactor

#Azure ☁️ – Adding an API to an Azure Static Web Apps πŸ•ΈοΈ 2/N

Hi ! Yesterday I wrote a quick tutorial about how to publish a static website using Azure Static Web Pages, using GitHub and GitHub Actions. Really simple, and all from Visual Studio Code ! Azure ☁️ – Adding an API to an Azure Static Web Apps πŸ•ΈοΈ 1/N Today, I’ll show how to also add…… Continue reading #Azure ☁️ – Adding an API to an Azure Static Web Apps πŸ•ΈοΈ 2/N

#OpenCV – Convert camera feed 🎦 to Grayscale and resalt Blue πŸ”΅ and Red β€οΈ

Hi ! A new twist on these days demos, this time: Open a camera feedConvert each frame to grayscaleUse a hue mask to resalt colors, Blue and Red Here is a live sample from my office. Note: I created a mask that identifies the Captain America shield, SpyderGwen poster and Ahsoka frame, but it’s missing…… Continue reading #OpenCV – Convert camera feed 🎦 to Grayscale and resalt Blue πŸ”΅ and Red β€οΈ

#OpenCV – Replace background with video in camera feed 🎦 (Black Adam βš‘)

Hi ! A new twist on these days demos, based on a request from an online friend. Let’s remove and replace the background from our camera feed using a video. For this demo, I’m using the “Black Adam – Official Trailer 1”. And the output is kind of funny. Hey, funny scenario, and if you…… Continue reading #OpenCV – Replace background with video in camera feed 🎦 (Black Adam βš‘)

#OpenCV – Background Subtraction in a camera feed 🎦 using MOG2

Hi ! Yesterday I wrote a post about how to remove the background from my camera feed. To remove the background, I used a python library “cvzone”. While talking with some friends, someone asked about using some of the out-of-the-box features included in OpenCV, like MOG2 or KNN. So I read a little about them…… Continue reading #OpenCV – Background Subtraction in a camera feed 🎦 using MOG2