French startup Foodvisor has raised a $4.5 million funding spherical after producing 2 million app downloads. Agrinnovation is main the spherical and numerous enterprise angels are additionally collaborating.
I lined Foodvisor final month, so I’m not going to describe the app as soon as once more. In just a few phrases, the startup makes use of deep studying to allow picture recognition to detect what you’re about to eat. It can detect the kind of meals and it additionally tries to estimate the load of every merchandise.
Foodvisor calculates the gap between your plate and your telephone using autofocus information from the digicam. It then calculates the realm of every merchandise in your plate. You can manually right data earlier than you log it.
With immediately’s funding spherical, the startup plans to enhance the app and rent 15 extra individuals. The app lately launched within the U.S. and the corporate thinks it represents a great market alternative.