Sprixi: Smart Image Search Engine With Unlicensed Images Galore

December 23, 2009

Sprixi learns what images are appropriate for search queries. You can rate whether a picture in the beta catagory is well represented in that search result.  If you can’t find a picture adequately represents the word beta, you can upload one.

I guess it’s still learning

If you like the picture, you can add it to your own content without fear of copyright infringement.  I see the possibility and the trend of the Sprixi technique in other areas of search as well.  It all goes back to the Social Vs Search debate:

Would you rather have a persons opinion or a lifeless algorithm?


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