Intel Is Buying Movidus, A Computer Vision Startup

Movidus is a computer vision startup that makes vision chips for drones and AI and now Intel has announced that they are buying the company. The company creates hardware for drones, robots, VR headsets and more, Intel have not disclosed how much they are paying for the company. With the introduction of RealSense™ depth-sensing cameras, we brought groundbreaking technology that allowed devices to “see” the world in three dimensions. To amplify this paradigm shift, we completed several acquisitions in machine learning, deep learning and cognitive computing to build a suite of capabilities that open an entirely new world of possibilities: from recognizing objects, to understanding scenes; from authentication to tracking and navigating. This said, as devices become smarter and more distributed, we recognize that specific System on a Chip (SoC)…


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