Facebook acquires AI startup that helps you shop | CustomNews.pk

Facebook acquires AI startup that helps you shop

Facebook said Friday that it purchased a startup called GrokStyle, which uses artificial intelligence to help shoppers find furniture and home decor. "We are excited to welcome GrokStyle to Facebook," Facebook spokeswoman Vanessa Chan said in a statement. "Their team and technology will contribute to our AI capabilities." Furniture retailer Ikea uses technology developed by GrokStyle in its mobile app. Users snap a picture of a piece of furniture and the app shows them similar products they can purchase online. In a blog post, GrokStyle says it's "moving on as a team" but doesn't mention it was purchased by Facebook...read more [the_ad id="31605"]
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