Yahoo Acquires Startup LookFlow To Work On Flickr And ‘Deep Learning’

LookFlow, a startup that describes itself as “an entirely new way to explore images you love,” just announced that it has been acquired by Yahoo and will be joining the Flickr team[1,2,3]. The company is cofounded by Bobby Jaros and Simon Osindero. Their company was utilizing deep learning techniques for image recognition problems[1,2].

News sources:

[1] The next web, Emil Protalanski, http://thenextweb.com/insider/2013/10/23/yahoo-acquires-ai-startup-lookflow-improve-discovery-flickr-build-deep-learning-group/

[2] Techcrunch, Anthony Ha, http://techcrunch.com/2013/10/23/yahoo-acquires-startup-lookflow-to-work-on-flickr-and-deep-learning/

Lookflow’s web site:

[3] https://lookflow.com/

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