Twitter acquires UK’s Magic Pony with video in mind

News Twitter acquires UK’s Magic Pony with video in mind June 21, 2016 Related Content All change at Altice as Drahi steps down as president Netflix US overtakes YouTube Channel 4 takes stake in digital magazine service Readly BitTorrent plans ‘live news channel’ China takes top spot for large screen TVs as growth explodes Tumblr gears up for live video launch Twitter has acquired Magic Pony Technology, a UK-based outfit that specialises in machine learning techniques for visual processing. Twitter said Magic Pony’s technology would be used to enhance the company’s strength in live video. The technology is based on research by the London-based team to create algorithms that can understand the features of imagery. The company holds over 20 patents covering machine learning based approaches for visual processing on…


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