Google’s Project Tango partner Movidius to be acquired by Intel

Jessica Vomiero September 7, 2016 10:09am A recent acquisition by Intel will attempt to give the world’s devices sight. Intel recently acquired Movidius, a company that partnered with Google on its Project Tango devices. Movidius, a machine vision innovation company, has its roots in the U.S. as well as offices in Romania and Ireland. Its services were called upon to assist in the development of 3D space mapping technology for Google’s Project Tango devices. While the terms of the deal were not disclosed, Intel is set to build on its RealSense technology initiatives, which seek to measure the depth in physical spaces to help drones avoid obstacles. This technology is also used in webcams and 3D object scanning. Intel has complimented its acquisition of Movidius with the purchase of several machine learning,…


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