- Kooba develops cloud-based image recognition solutions that integrate state-of-the-art visual recognition in applications.
- Till Quack, Herbert Bay
- Search Engine, Android, Publishing, iOS, QR Codes, Visual Search, Image Recognition, Mobile
kooaba AG, a Zurich based start-up company, was founded in 2006 as a spin-off from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich. Holding various patents, the company is a pioneer in sophisticated image recognition technology that connects the physical world to digital content and was the first to introduce mobile visual search. Its flagship product, Shortcut, is a mobile app that bridges the gap between the static printed newspaper format and dynamic online social sharing utilities. For more information visit www.kooaba.com.
Funding Rounds (1) - $2.92MUpdate
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|Jan 14, 2014||BGR.in - Qualcomm acquires Switzerland-based kooaba to boost its Vuforia augmented reality platform|
|Jan 14, 2014||mobilemarketingmagazine.com - Qualcomm Acquires Kooaba Visual Recognition Company|
|Jan 10, 2014||Startup Ticker (Switzerland) - Qualcomm acquires kooaba|
|Mar 9, 2012||Mashable - Interactive Catalog using kooaba's image recognition|
|Feb 22, 2012||Mashable - With Shortcut App, Kooaba Says QR Codes Are a Thing of the Past|
|Feb 22, 2012||The Next Web - kooaba’s new Shortcut app wants to kill QR codes in print advertising|
|Feb 9, 2012||Gigaom - This man wants to kill QR codes. Can he do it?|
|Aug 26, 2010||TechCrunch - Kooaba's Reality Augmented With $3 Million Funding|