Twitter buys London-based Magic Pony Technology for a reported 0m to expand its machine …

Twitter has just announced it is acquiring Magic Pony Technology, a London-based tech firm associated with the development of machine learning techniques for visual processing on web, desktop and mobile devices. The team at Magic Pony would be joining Twitter’s Cortex division, which is a team of engineers, data scientists and machine learning researchers. Twitter plans to use Magic Pony’s technology to improve its tweeted live videos experience. More from IBtimes UK Twitter chief executive and co-founder Jack Dorsey in a blog posting said, “We are continuing to build strength into our deep learning teams with world-class talent to help Twitter be the best place to see what’s happening and why it matters, first. We value deep learning research to help make our world better, and we will keep doing…


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