Basic idea is to allow users to match furniture in an image to visually find similar ones at stores. The company didn't disclose it's joining Facebook.
Facebook has announcedacquisition of a retail technology startup, GrokStyle, which is based out of San Francisco, U.S. and uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) to help users shop for furniture. A spokesperson from Facebook confirmed to Bloomberg that the social network is taking on both the technology of the startup and its team to "contribute to [its] AI capabilities".
On its website, GrokStyle said it is "winding down" its business, but that it is "moving on as a team" along with its technology.
That GrokStyle will continue to work on retail products for Facebook is interesting, as it might mean that the company is looking to develop its own AI-identifying tools. Earlier this month, the company bought the team behind blockchain technology company Chainspace for an undisclosed sum.
Food is important to (the Duchess of Cambridge ) and she understands the links between mental health and physical exercise". And you 'd be forgiven for asking yourself - "Hmmm, what DO princes and princesses love to munch on?"
According to NASA, the "mysterious dark vortex" is a storm that is a result of the ice giant's southern summer. The entirety of Uranus' north pole is engulfed by a "vast bright stormy cloud cap", wrote NASA.
The statistics show that Camrose-Drumheller has the highest unemployment rate of all the economic regions in the province. Due to this, the country nearly needs big monthly job numbers just to keep the unemployment rate steady, Porter added.
These despicable crimes of sexual violence are being committed against our women, children and even babies. He said some fatalities included three-month-olds and that 70 per cent of survivors are under 15.
At one point in the tests, Larson was instructed to walk heel-to-toe across a piece of tape stretched out on the ground. He was later arrested on a charged of DUI and released from jail on his own recognizance, records show.
That coincides with the company announcing a " strategic review " of the profitable and growing group airline business. Analysts said there might not be many bidders to take the whole airline in one go, given turmoil in the industry.
However, this did not go down well with the Queen star, who reportedly told the budding actor to "grow a spine". She replied, "How will it benefit me?" I don't think I have done anything intentionally to upset her.
Robertson, Cotten's widow, has reportedly hired a hacker to try to access the embattled exchange's funds in his laptop. A cryptocurrency researcher has revealed that he found no evidence that QuadrigaCX even had a cold wallet.
He added: "I've been successful since I was 13, so I didn't really have a chance to find who I was apart from what I did". I wanted to rededicate myself to God in that way because I really felt it was better for the condition of my soul.
Francisco Lindor Out 7 To 9 Weeks With Right Calf Strain
He signed a one-year, $10.5 million deal with Cleveland in January, and will be arbitration eligible in both 2020 and 2021. In a statement the Indians said Lindor suffered the injury working out over the weekend in Orlando, his offseason home.
Tokyo strikes gold with e-waste in Olympics
At that juncture, however, the project had collected just around half of the 30.3 kg of gold and 4,100 kg of silver needed. This means that all of the 2020 Olympic medals will potentially have iPhone and Android parts in them.
Update on Matches Advertised for the WWE Fastlane PPV
Despite Lynch being "medically suspended" on WWE TV this week, that match is still confirmed for Wrestlemania. WWE Superstar Seth Rollins is now said to be dealing with a back injury as we reported last week here on eWn.
Global Virtual Reality Market Opportunities and Growth Analysis
Other key feature included in this report is the analysis of the revenue forecasts of all the important regions and applications. For the growth estimation of the Augmented Reality (AR) Market for the predicted duration, it uses various methodological tools.
Bankruptcy judge gives Sears another chance to survive
Lampert, through his hedge fund, ESL Investments, presented the only bid for the company to keep it afloat, according to Reuters. James Bromley, ESL's attorney, said the disagreement can be settled in future negotiations after the deal closes.
Senator introduces bill to legalize marijuana called S.420
The chamber has set a hearing next week on a bill meant to make banking services more widely available for pot companies. Dianne Feinstein and Kamala Harris seeking comment on the legislation were not immediately responded to Friday.
Fatal airbag recall = 1.7 m
The airbags, made by Japanese company Takata, feature an inflator that uses explosives to quickly pump up the bag during a crash. Between Subaru , Tesla , B-M-W, Volkswagen , Daimler vans , Mercedes , and Ferrari it's for more than 1.7 million vehicles.
Ramaphosa announced as African Union chair for 2020
An African diplomat told AFP that Egypt - along with fellow heavyweights South Africa and Nigeria - does not want a powerful AU. As usual, the continent's multiple security crises will be high on the VIPs' agenda.