Tuesday, 22 August, 2017

Bangalore based AI startup Halli Labs acquired by Google

Google acquires four-month-old Bengaluru startup Google acquires Begaluru AI start-up Halli Labs
Frank Williams | 14 July, 2017, 13:42

The organization says it will be joining Google's Next Billion Users group "to help get more innovation and data into more individuals' hands far and wide".

According to a blog, Medium.com Halli Labs applies contemporary Machine Learning techniques to old domains and problems to help technology keep moving timelessly - "giving superhuman powers to all of us humans in letting us do whatever we want to do, better", is what the post read.

As soon as Google's Tango project was announced, we knew that the world's leader in such diverse fields as online advertising technologies, search engines, and cloud computing was now interested in VR and AR technologies as well. The start-up which is just four months old focuses mostly on AI and machine learning. He worked in Stayzilla as Chief Product Officer and Chief Technology Officer, and also with Twitter for almost five years. It's additionally uncertain what number of more individuals were working at Halli Labs. "Looking forward to building some cool stuff together", tweeted Google's vice president of product management, Caesar Sengupta on Wednesday. The organization's founder, Pankaj Gupta, is an information researcher with a fascinating history that incorporates running proposal and personalization at Twitter, and a part as CTO at now-dead Indian Airbnb competitor Stayzilla, among other entrepreneurial endeavors.

Clemson faces many questions at ACC Kickoff
Virginia doesn't figure to be in the conversation for Coastal contention, not after a 2-10 debut season from Bronco Mendenhall. Florida State will be their last ACC game of the year. "They're great players, and they're not getting recognized", N.C.

Google has been the most aggressive buyer in this space with 11 acquisitions since 2012 followed by Apple, Facebook and Intel.

"We are thrilled to share the news that the Halli Labs team is joining Google", the firm said in a blog post. "Well, what better place than Google to help us achieve this goal", it said.

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