TinEye, the image recognition search engine has announced that it is in an open beta now, which means that everyone can join it without the need of an invite. Just go to this sign up link and you can sign up with an email address. Don’t forget to download the FireFox or IE add ons which let you right click on any image and search for it using TinEye.
TinEye, developed by idee, is an image search engine, which lets you upload an image and search the web for similar images. When we say similar we really mean it. The use of smart algorithms really makes you believe that the results are human generated. For a glimpse check out the Cool Searches
There is also an embeddable widget that demonstrates the power of TinEye although you still cant use your own search results in widgets to embed as you wish.
So, don’t forget to give it a try! You’ll be impressed with what TinEye can do for your image searches.