Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Summer Intern opening

We are looking for a summer intern to apply Deep Learning techniques to the problem of reading text in the wild. More details here

Tuesday, May 01, 2012

The Average Font

I came across this post post where the author created a font by averaging together all fonts on his machine. I thought it would be cool to do the same for all fonts on the internet -- here's the average of about 375k distinct fonts

It's interesting that shapes are clearly seen even though fonts on the web are quite noisy, here's a random sample of things that make up the A above