Like An Outfit? Take a Photo and Buy It Through Fashion Tech App Markable

After graduating Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Joy Tang spent six years creating prediction models for a high frequency trading firm in Chicago. While she dealt with complex algorithms in her day job, she kept running into a simple problem when trying to shop from her favorite fashion bloggers. “There’s no such way to find out what is in the photo,” she said. Markable “There has to be come machine learning algorithm that can recognize what’s in the photos, and connect to a huge database that matches with similar products,” Tang remembers thinking. But there wasn’t. So Tang decided to build it. She’s the founder of fashion tech app Markable, an app that lets users shop an outfit from a social media post, newsfeed of outfits or photo they take on…


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