25 August 2013

Yahoo! Buys Image Recognition Software – IQ Engines

Yahoo! just recently acquires more companies/services to add in its lists. Yahoo! Inc. is a web portal and search engine purchases IQ Engines – a yet an intelligence image recognition app.

Will Yahoo! became more aggressive lately? How can this IQ engines affects its business?




Yahoo! + IQ Engines
Yahoo! + IQ Engines
In IQ Engines site post,they announced that they will be joining with the Flickr team at Yahoo!. And no customer will be registered. What is IQ Engines by the way?

IQ Engines is an image recognition  software that has an ability to categorise photos from people and objects.

Since it will be part in Flickr, how does it contribute for its success with Yahoo! ?

According to AllthingsD, the price is not yet officially announced.

Other companies that Yahoo! acquired.

  • Tumblr
  • Xobni
  • Rockmelt
  • Summly
Who is next?
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