PicScout
Acquired
Computer Vision Copyright Detection Technologies
Machine Learning

Business Overview

DESCRIPTION

PicScout leverages its image-recognition technology and registry of 270 million owner-identified images to provide a range of services for content providers, image consumers, and business partners. PicScout allows users to monetize imagery by tracking the use of online images, analyzing trends, and enriching metadata.Acquired in 2011, PicScout is a wholly owned, independent subsidiary of Getty Images.

FOUNDED
June 2002
BUSINESS MODEL
B2B
OFFERING TYPE
Software
TOTAL FUNDING
$1 Million
SECTORS
Computer Vision Copyright Detection Technologies

Funding Rounds

Date Announced

Funding Round

Amount Raised

Investors

May 2011
Seed
$1 M

AI Technology Stack

AI EMPLOYEES
6
AI TYPES
Machine Learning

Exit Event

TRANSACTION
Acquisition
DATE ANNOUNCED
April 2011
ACQUIRER
Getty Images
CONSIDERATION
$20 M