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Being nice - Open AnalyticsMarch - 2020

In our efforts to try different ways of being nice on the internet we have so far removed all cookies, removed all traffic to third parties and created our own framework for collecting web site …

Being nice - Usage StatisticsFebruary - 2020

Collecting usage statistics is essential for us to be able to improve our web sites. Normally this is done with the help of standarized third party services, which works fine. The downside of that …

Being nice - Site SpeedJanuary - 2020

Happy New Year! In our quest for trying out new paths to create a nicer web we have now come to site speed. In our experience a fast web site not only saves bandwidth, money and time for the users, it …

Being nice - CookiesDecember - 2019

In our team we assume that being nice on the internet will be a future trend. To prepare for this glorious future we decided to test out some new paths for building nicer web sites. First out - …

Visual Search in browserNovember - 2019

We've published another app, this time a Visual Search Web App. It's a web based app which allows anyone to upload an image to perform a visual search for IKEA products. As with our other apps we're …

Introduction of labsOctober - 2019

About a week ago we finished the setup of our Google Play & App Store areas, and also published our first Google Chrome extension. Since then we have put all our efforts into building this web …

Visual SearchSeptember - 2019

During the last 6 months we have focused a lot of our efforts on Visual Search technology. This field is evolving fast and has become much more abstracted recently with various services to help us …