Wired: When in Nature, Google Lens Does What the Human Brain Can’t

Wired: When in Nature, Google Lens Does What the Human Brain Can’t . “AI-powered visual search tools, like Google Lens and Bing Visual Search, promise a new way to search the world—but most people still type into a search box rather than point their camera at something. We’ve gotten used to manually searching for things over the past 25 years or so that search engines have been at our fingertips. Also, not all objects are directly in front of us at the time we’re searching for information about them.”

Lifehacker: How To Use Google Lens’ New Features

Lifehacker: How To Use Google Lens’ New Features . “Google Lens, once a Pixel-only feature, is now a part of the Google Photos app (or a standalone Android download). During Google I/O this year, Google announced a number of new features for Google Lens, and you can play with them on both iOS and Android right now – assuming your device now supports Lens in its Camera app (or the standalone Lens app, if it doesn’t).”

Engadget: Google’s Lens AI camera is now a standalone app

Engadget: Google’s Lens AI camera is now a standalone app. “Google has made good on its promise to release a standalone Lens app in the Play Store. The feature is already integrated on most Android phones, and the app doesn’t come with any new features, so really it just serves as a quick launch for the platform. It’s only available on devices with Marshmallow and above, and already many users are reporting that it’s not working properly on some devices, but hey, it’s Lens.”

Gizbot: Microsoft takes on Google Lens with its ‘Snip Insights’ tool

Gizbot: Microsoft takes on Google Lens with its ‘Snip Insights’ tool . “The Snip Insights is an open source platform which is being hosted on Github. It is being reported that the new tool will allow the Windows users to get information and insights by using the screenshots a user has captured on Windows 10 devices.”