I had tried Google Goggles
and I immediately thought that any other app trying to do the same thing would yield the same results.
With increasing awareness of Google Goggles
, even brands and retailers that never thought they had to compete on price are now finding themselves comparison-shopped, said Nikki Baird, managing partner at Retail Systems Research (RSR) analyst firm.
Today so-called augmented reality is already widely available on both iPhones and Android phones through software applications like Google Goggles
A newly updated mobile phone application, called Google Goggles
, uses a phone's camera to capture a picture of any Sudoku puzzle and then sends it back to Google.
Services like Google Maps[TM] Navigation and Google Goggles
are available on Google's Android platform.
Since its release, a number of reporters drew the comparison between CamFind and its competitor, Google Goggles
Word Lens bears some similarities to Google's own application called Google Goggles
, which lets users take a picture of a phrase and then search the web using that word.
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CamFind has three main competitors in the visual search space: Google Goggles
, Amazon A9, and IQ Engines' oMoby.
, a free augmented reality application for Google Android mobile phones, allows people to search for information on anything simply by taking a photo of that object.
Google has beefed up its search capabilities by releasing real-time search and announcing a new product in Google Labs, called Google Goggles
, which is a visual search feature.