Acquisition allows image-recognition company to zero-in on brand images in UCG photos
By Tim Peterson on Feb. 25, 2013 - 8:00 AM EST
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…
A handful of tech startups are developing alternatives ... but will people know they’re there?
By Gabriel Beltrone on Oct. 5, 2011 - 6:51 AM EDT
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…