• Image Recognition Startup SnapTell Acquired by Amazon Subsidiary

    SnapTell, a startup that primarily focuses on image-recognition based mobile marketing, has been acquired by, Amazon’s search engine technology arm. SnapTell did not disclose the terms of the acquisition. SnapTell’s visual product search technology lets users take a photo of the cover of any CD, DVD, book, or video game, and the technology will automatically identify… Read More

  • SnapTell: One Of The Coolest iPhone Apps Gets Even Better

    SnapTell, the awesome iPhone app that lets you take a photo of nearly any CD, DVD, book, or video game to get instant product reviews, has just released an upgrade that introduces a number of useful new features. Most significant is the addition of local and online price comparisons through TheFind, which allows you to get a quick look at what the item you’ve photographed is going for… Read More

  • SnapTell: Instant Product Lookup From The iPhone. You Want This.

    If you have an iPhone, you’ll probably want to check out SnapTell Explorer, a free application now available on the App Store. The premise is simple: take a photo of the cover of any CD, DVD, book, or video game, and the application will automatically identify the product and find ratings and pricing information online. I was skeptical when I first saw the app – the iPhone has… Read More