Amazon makes shopping ‘Flow’ with image recognition technology

Amazon has launched ‘Flow’, which allows consumers to order products by scanning pictures with their smartphones.

The image recognition technology used by the e-tailer searches for similar logos or imagery held on its database and adds those relevant products to the shopper’s virtual basket.

Is this a new way for Amazon to get ahead in the retail industry?

The Wall Street Journal Blog has offered its view on the new technology.

Click here to read the blog…

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