Category Archives: Google


Google algorithm counts calories

Google is experimenting with an algorithm that can count the quantity of calories within the food on a picture. Kevin Murphy, researcher at Google call’s the technology “deep learning” at a recent conference.

The algorithm that counts is calls im2Calories, and is based on the relative size of the food on the picture. The software recognizes the sort of food and the quantity. Murphy says the algorithm doesn’t have to be perfect, because the actual use of it will make self-learning available. It can be useful when you make pictures of your meals, so you have information about the calories you eat.

Google’s self-learning technology is hot and countless new futuristic initiatives will follow.

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Google algorithm counts calories

Google algorithm counts calories Google is experimenting with an algorithm that can count the quantity of calories within the food on a picture. Kevin Murphy, researcher at Google call’s the technology “deep learning” at a recent conference. The algorithm that counts is calls im2Calories, and is based on the relative size of the food on the picture. The … Read More

No Android for Nintendo

No Android for Nintendo Nintendo’s new console, the Nintendo NX, won’t be equipped with Google Android. The rumours about Android for Nintendo are not true, tells Nintendo’s press officer. An anonymous source told the Japanese Nikkei that the Nintendo NX would be equipped with a modified version of the Android operating system to provide more flexibility to game … Read More

Google adds content iOS apps in mobile search results

Google adds content iOS apps in mobile search results Google plans on supporting iOS apps in their app indexing services. iPhone or iPad sers can see and open content using the Google app or Chrome. Developers will have to make some changes to their apps to make this work. In the becoming next weeks the … Read More

Google making more money on Apple then on Android

Google making more money on Apple then on Android 75% of the mobile advertising income comes from iOS search results says the investigation of Goldman Sachs. 50% is coming from the mobile Safari browser, because Google is the standard search engine in iOS. There is a chance Google will lose a lot of this income … Read More

Android 5.2 has already been spotted on the Nexus 5

Android 5.2 has already been spotted on the Nexus 5 Google may still be sitting on its Android 5.1 Lollipop update, but someone, somewhere, is already running Android 5.2 on a Nexus 5. The software was spotted in Geekbench benchmark results, and it indicates the Google isn’t slowing it down when it comes to addressing … Read More

Apple vs Google ? Search war.

What is Apple Search? That’s a question a lot of people will be asking over the coming months, after Cult of Mac spotted a job ad that references the as-yet-unknown service. The job summary calls for a project manager to work on “a search platform supporting hundreds of millions of users” and “play a part in revolutionizing how people use their … Read More