Google Develops Algorithm That Can Accurately Tell the Location of Any Image

A team of two Google employees and a researcher from the RWTH Aachen University in Germany have put together an algorithm that can analyze an image and estimate the location at which it was taken with a very high degree of accuracy.

To develop PlaNet, the name of their project, the researchers started by first splitting the globe into 26,000 grid tiles, with a higher concentration of tiles in cities, where more photos are generally taken, and with fewer tiles in wild areas li… (read more)
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