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In Honor of National Pet Month, Superfish Launches PetMatch App; Connecting People to Hundreds of Thousands of Pets Who Need a Home
PALO ALTO, Calif., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Superfish, a pioneer in visual search technology today introduced PetMatch, a free app for iPhone. PetMatch uses Superfish's patented visual search technology to help people find adoptable pets in their area. Because PetMatch uses pictures rather than words, it's faster and more intuitive than text based search, bringing people closer to finding what they're looking for a picture perfect pet.
"Our vision is that visual search will allow people to use any picture as a starting point in their search to find exactly what they are looking for--in real time. PetMatch is a great example of the power of visual search and an important step in that direction," said Adi Pinhas, CEO and Founder of Superfish. "We wanted to help speed up the pet adoption process, cutting through the clutter of information on the web, and ultimately make the experience more efficient and more fun," added Pinhas.
PetMatch, launched in time for National Pet Month,is easy to use, simply snap a picture of a dog or cat, or choose from the sample gallery, and Superfish's patented technology works it's magic to hunt through the hundreds of thousands of pictures of adoptable pets in the US to find one that's just right.
PetMatch Key Features:
- Take A Picture or Use Photo Gallery: Once you open the app, take a picture, upload from your photo collection, or use a picture from the PetMatch sample gallery to get started.
- Connect with Adoption Agencies: PetMatch gives you all the information you need to connect with the adoption agency.
- Share with Friends: From the app you can quickly email, text or post your favorite pet PetMatch picks on Facebook, Twittter, and Instagram.
Superfish is a pioneer in visual search technology. Through its patented technology Superfish is transforming the way images are searched, seen, utilized and shared. Founded by Adi Pinhas and Michael Chertok, Superfish is headquartered in Palo Alto, California and is backed by Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ).
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