Computer Vision

Computer vision is a field that includes methods for acquiring, processing, analyzing, and understanding images and, in general, high-dimensional data from the real world in order to produce numerical or symbolic information, e.g., in the forms of decisions. A theme in the development of this field has been to duplicate the abilities of human vision by electronically perceiving and understanding an image. This image understanding can be seen as the disentangling of symbolic information from image data using models constructed with the aid of geometry, physics, statistics, and learning theory.
Posts about Computer Vision
  • Snap Inc. Acquires Israeli Augmented-Reality Startup Cimagine Media (Report)

    … Snapchat parent Snap Inc. made another acquisition last week: Israeli augmented reality startup Cimagine Media. Cimagine’s augmented reality technology allows potential customers to visualize products “in their own environments” in 3-D, and according to its website, clients include Coca-Cola, Shop Direct and furniture retailer John Lewis…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebook- 21 readers -
  • Twitter Scoops Up Machine Learning Firm Magic Pony Technology

    … of exciting creative possibilities for Twitter. The team includes 11 PhDs with expertise across computer vision, machine learning, high-performance computing and computational neuroscience, who are alumni of some of the top labs in the world. And Magic Pony said on its homepage: We’ve been developing state-of-the-art machine-learning-based approaches…

    David Cohen/ AllTwitterin Social Twitter- 19 readers -
  • Facebook’s ‘On This Day’ Turns One

    … (essentially, the Applied Machine Learning Group-built Computer Vision and Machine Learning tech that uses annotated examples to train a deep convolutional neural network that recognizes visual concepts in photos–so Facebook can tell if a picture contains, say, a cat or a beach). User experience research: To better understand the types of memories Facebook…

    David Cohen/ AllFacebookin Social Facebook- 10 readers -
  • How Will Google “Read” & Rank Your Images in the Near Future

    … Graph will be fully integrated in the search landscape. Algorithms will change too and they will probably be more related to the actual entities in the content and how these entities are linked together. It’s true that only time and context will be the one to prove us wrong or right. Things can only be understood backwards; but they must be lived forward. Photos 1, 2 This post originally appeared on cognitiveSEO, and is re-published with permission. Featured Image: JuliusKielaitis via Shutterstock You Might Also Like …

    Razvan Gavrilas/ Search Engine Journalin SEO Google How To's- 2 readers -
  • Future: Robotics in Marketing

    … Skype conversation: Vision Cars are now coming with computer vision as standard. Automatic braking in the event of people jumping in front of cars is already being shipped. Mercedes are now prototyping systems predicting what pedestrians will do. Others are now using computer vision to provide lower tech autonomous cars (cheaper ones than Google I…

    Attacat of Edinburghin SEO Google- 7 readers -
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