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Thread Genius

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About Thread Genius

Thread Genius claims that by focusing on fashion and interior design, it goes beyond existing visual search technologies in its ability to match products, and to find complementary products with a similar aesthetic feel. It can combine that analysis with data about the visual content that people have already interacted with on social media, allowing marketers to target the right audience when they're promoting a given product.

Headquarters Location

New York, New York,

United States

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Latest Thread Genius News

Sotheby’s Acquires Thread Genius | #VentureCanvas

Jan 29, 2018

FinSMEs | FinSMEs Sotheby’s (NYSE: BID) acquired Thread Genius, an Artificial Intelligence company specializing in image recognition & recommendation technologies. The amount of the deal was not disclosed. With the acquisition, Sotheby’s adds talent in Software Development, Machine Learning, Blockchain, Data and Analytics. Founded by two software and machine learning engineers – Andrew Shum and Ahmad Qamar – both of whom will be […]

Thread Genius Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Thread Genius founded?

    Thread Genius was founded in 2015.

  • Where is Thread Genius's headquarters?

    Thread Genius's headquarters is located at New York.

  • What is Thread Genius's latest funding round?

    Thread Genius's latest funding round is Acquired.

  • How much did Thread Genius raise?

    Thread Genius raised a total of $120K.

  • Who are the investors of Thread Genius?

    Investors of Thread Genius include Sotheby's and Techstars.

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