GIPHY Search Trends During the 2020 Presidential Election

December 14, 2020 8:23 pm by Nick Hasty

Major social and cultural events mean “all hands on deck” here at GIPHY, as millions of people across the world use GIFs to express themselves as these events unfold. Award shows, championship games, and holidays (such as New Year’s Eve) require resources across the company — from our Editorial team “live-GIFing” video feeds in real-time […]

GIPHY’s AI Can Identify Lil’ Yachty, Can Yours?

March 5, 2019 5:11 pm by Nick Hasty

GIPHY is excited to announce the public availability of our custom machine learning model, The GIPHY Celebrity Detector, which is able to discern over 2,300 celebrity faces with 98% accuracy. The model was trained to identify the most popular celebs on GIPHY, and can identify and make predictions for multiple faces across a sequence of […]

Getting Started With Artificial Intelligence

February 27, 2018 12:13 pm by Nick Hasty

Artificial Intelligence, also known as AI, is a hot topic these days and at GIPHY this is no foreign term. We work with Google Cloud’s machine learning tools on multiple levels, but ultimately to help you search. To dive deeper into this topic, we sat down with James Maguire from Datamation to provide insight on […]

Enhancing GIPHY Search with Google Cloud ML Tools

December 8, 2017 6:44 pm by Nick Hasty

Editor’s Note: Earlier this week our Director of Engineering, Nick Hasty, was a guest author on the Google Cloud Big Data and ML blog. Nick touched on the use of Google Cloud Machine Learning to analyze and tag our GIFs, ultimately making it easier to find the perfect GIF on GIPHY. The following blog post […]