Twitter Buys Image Enhancing And Virtual Reality Company For 0 Million

Magic Pony Technology is a London-based company that uses neural networks and machine learning to enhance images for a number of applications, including increasing image quality and virtual and augmented reality graphics development. Twitter has reportedly shelled out $150 million for the company, making it the the third machine learning business in Twitter’s portfolio alongside Whetlab and Madbits. Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey stating that machine learning is “increasing at the core” of everything Twitter builds. More Stories on Twitter Are You Going To Read This Story, Or Just Share The Link? Larry Page To Jack Dorsey: Lemme Whisper In Ya Ear Now Advertisers Are Watching Your Emoji As reported by Techmeme, retention bonuses for Magic Pony Technology’s 11 staff, including the co-founders Zehan Wang and CEO Rob Bishop are part…


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