Facebook Pinterest Search Icon SourcingJournal_horiz Tumbler Twitter Shape photo-camera graph-trend Shape latest-news icon / user

Investments in Visual Search Heat Up as Donde Raises $6.5M, Facebook Acquires Startup

Text is over—at least that’s what visual search startups are hoping. From emojis to GIFs, visual elements are how people communicate these days, but more than that people increasingly seek out the best tools for any particular task. Shazam and Soundhound, for instance, show that people want search options specific to the medium—i.e., tracking down…

This content is for Annual and Limited members only. You can read up to five free articles each month with a Limited Level Subscription. Please log in, or subscribe.

Log In Subscribe

More from our brands

Access exclusive content Become a Member Today!