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Google has acquired facial recognition software company PittPatt

Juha-Matti Laurio [PersonRank 10]

Thursday, July 28, 2011
11 years ago5,205 views

Juha-Matti Laurio [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

<<...Google has just acquired facial recognition software company PittPatt (Pittsburgh Pattern Recognition), according to an announcement on the startup’s site.
PittPatt, a project spawned from Carnegie
Mellon University, develops a facial
recognition technology that can match
people across photos, videos, and more.

Juha-Matti Laurio [PersonRank 10]

11 years ago #

From their home page:

<<*We are happy to announce that Pittsburgh Pattern Recognition has been acquired by Google!*

Joining Google is the next thrilling step in a
journey that began with research at
Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics
Institute in the 1990s and continued with
the launching of Pittsburgh Pattern
Recognition (PittPatt) in 2004.

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