Google Mobile App For iPhone Gets Goggles – Super Cool Visual Search Feature

News | Wednesday September 29 2010 2:26 AM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Milan Broum, Software Engineer, Google Mobile Team announced the Google Goggles feature for the iPhone on the Google Mobile blog:
In the new version of Google Mobile App just tap on the camera button to search using Goggles. Goggles will analyze the image and highlight the objects it recognizes — just click on them to find out more.
Computer vision is a hard problem and Google Goggles is still a Labs product. It works well for things such as (more…)

Google Goggles Coming To The iPhone By The End Of The Year

News | Sunday August 22 2010 9:51 PM | Comments (0) Tags: , , , ,

The Register reports that David Petrou, a Google engineer working on the Goggles project talking at Monday's Hot Chips conference at Stanford University in California confirmed that Google is working on an app to bring their search-by-sight feature to the iPhone :
“We're working on an iPhone version, and hope to have it out by the end of the year.”
rather than an iPhone web app, which Google prefers as it is easier and faster to rollout (more…)