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Acquired byMotorola Mobility
Date10/2012

General Information

Websiteviewdle.com
Twitter@viewdle
CategoryAnalytics/Big Data
Employees
Founded7/2006
DescriptionVideo search

Offices

Visual Analysis Products
122 Hamilton Ave.
Palo Alto, CA, 95128
USA

People

Board Member
Advisor

Funding

TOTAL $12M
FUNDING TOTAL $12M
Venture Round, 3/2008
KCP Capital
Series A, 1/2009
Anthem Venture Partners
$2M
Series B, 10/2010
Best Buy Capital
Qualcomm
Anthem Venture Partners
Relay Ventures
$10M

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Viewdle

Viewdle (www.viewdle.com) is the only independent mobile-focused visual analysis company. Viewdle enables the camera to inspire new social experiences and effortless communication. Viewdle is creating new user experiences in mobile gaming, social networking, social media, advertising and marketing, with the introduction of computer vision and recognition technologies to consumer products. Its best-of-breed recognition technology has been developed by its global research and development team, which includes nine PhDs.

Available Viewdle products (http://viewdle.com/products/index.html):

  • SocialCamera, a face recognition-based photo-socializing product for Android phones (http://viewdle.com/products/mobile/index.html)
  • ViewdleUploader, a face recognition-based photo tagging product for Facebook on the desktop pc (http://viewdle.com/products/desktop/index.html)
  • ViewdleSDK, a face recognition SDK for augmented reality, video, and photo solutions across multiple device platforms

Recent Milestones

Videos

Above:

Viewdle Concept Video

Added: 5/5/11
Above:

Viewdle SocialCamera

Added: 5/5/11

Screenshots

Products

Social Camera

Websiteviewdle.com/products/mobile/inde...
Launch DateApril 27, 2011

Viewdle SocialCamera is a free Android mobile application that enables users to to tag the friends in their mobile photos and share them with Facebook, Flickr, MMS, or email.

It is the only mobile Facebook tagging product as well as the only mobile face recognition-based product on the consumer market.

Viewdle SocialCamera is currently free to download in the Android market.

Viewdle screenshot
Above: Tagging Screen
Uploaded: 5/20/11
Viewdle screenshot
Above: Tagged Faces
Uploaded: 5/20/11
Viewdle screenshot
Above: Shared to Facebook
Uploaded: 5/20/11

Videos

Above:

Viewdle SocialCamera Tutorial

ViewdleEngine

Websiteviewdle.com
StageBeta
Launch DateDecember, 2010
Tags viewdle, visual-analysis, computer-vision, face-recognition, augmented-reality, mobile-app, face-detection, facial-technology, mobile-camera, social-camera, viewdle-uploader

ViewdleEngine is Viewdle’s face recognition SDK enabling augmented reality, video, and photo solutions across multiple device platforms.

Viewdle screenshot
Above: Viewdle Recognition
Uploaded: 5/5/11

Videos

Above:

Real-time Recognition Mobile Demo

ViewdleUploader

ViewdleUploader is Viewdle’s desktop solution for tagging photos on Facebook.

It tags photos of a user’s friends with Viewdle face recognition technology and uploads all of their photos to Facebook straight from the folders on their desktop.

ViewdleUploader is in beta and free to download at Viewdle’s website.

Viewdle screenshot
Above: ViewdleUploader for the Desktop
Uploaded: 5/20/11
Viewdle screenshot
Above: Face Grouping
Uploaded: 5/20/11

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Sources

  1. Confirmed: Google’s Motorola Mobility Acquires Image And Gesture Recognition Company Viewdle (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  2. Viewdle Funded by KIT Capital, Partners with ROO (techcrunch.com) [edit]
  3. Citation Needed [add]
  4. Facial Recognition Tech Startup Viewdle Raises $10 Million From Best Buy, Others (techcrunch.com) [edit]
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