Topic: Pongr

Pongr Picks Up Israeli Startup Sightec

Acquisition allows image-recognition company to zero-in on brand images in UCG photos

As more of the Internet’s real estate becomes populated with pictures, companies are racing to develop computer vision technology that can pick out objects in an image and convert them…

Building a Better QR Code

A handful of tech startups are developing alternatives ... but will people know they’re there?

QR codes—those odd black-and-white checkered boxes that smart-phone users can scan for more information—are being threatened with obsolescence by a gang of ambitious new startups armed with flashier image-scanning technology. At…