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  1. More than Organizing Photos? Google Acquires Neven Vision

    While I was digging through the patents, a discussion started up at Google Blogoscoped on the purchase, and the news spread to GigaOm in Google Buys Photo Recognition Company, which both mention previous attempts by Google to purchase Riya...

  2. Daily SearchCast, June 16, 2006: Bill Gates Stepping Back At Microsoft; Eric Schmidt Speaks On Google Issues; Google Gets Dayparting & More!

    Riya To SiliconBeat reports that Riya will expand to a web image search service. Riya shifts focus to web image search; makes it easier to see your search results and more! Currently, Riya allows you to upload a photo, define the photo as...

  3. Search Headlines & Links: May 19, 2006

    Riya heading into Today From The SEW Blog. Daily SearchCast, May 19, 2006: What Parts Of Google Get The Most Traffic, Get Your Google Collector Cards fields of Information Seeking (IS), Information Retrieval (IR), Human-Computer Interaction (HCI...

  4. Daily SearchCast, Dec. 22, 2005: Traditional Marketer Worries Over Google, Scraper Sites Defined, WebmasterWorld Back In Search Engines, Google Sandbox Redux, Your Own Personal Google Zeitgeist & More

    Google Not Buying Riya Today's search podcast covers traditional marketers worrying about Google encroaching on their territory; what exactly a scraper site is -- you've seen them but may not know the name; WebmasterWorld lets the major spiders...

  5. Daily SearchCast, Nov. 22, 2005: Google & Library Of Congress Team On World Digital Library; Google Growth & Growth Issues; Yahoo Gains Famed AltaVista Alumnus Broder; Search Gains In Popularity

    Google/Riya Today's search podcast covers Google funding a US Library of Congress-backed World Digital Library project to digitize important works from around the world, the rival and preexisting Open Content Alliance backed by Yahoo, MSN and the

  6. Google/Riya Acquisition Update

    On Thursday, we posted about a rumor that Riya, an image search company that utilizes face/image recognition technology was about to be acquired by Google. At the moment, the Riya web site is online but all of the content has been removed.