Search the City – Google Goggles

Object recognition linked to search engines is possibly the next big thing and Google’s newly announced Goggles app for Android is a neat example:

Scanning bar codes is now so ‘November 09’ now you simply take a picture of the object, of course this extends to buildings, allowing you to effectively scan and search the city…

Author Bio

Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.

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