Excellence in science

driving excellent products

We make a difference

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Our ideas shape the future of the online marketplace and enable connected commerce. Our research creates a better understanding of people, technology, and world around us. Our contributions feed back into the academic and open source communities, to inspire the next generation of innovations.

We focus on teamwork

We are a cross-disciplinary team of researchers, engineers, and technologists conducting research, innovation, and advanced development in diverse areas of big data science, machine learning, search, human language technology, economics, computer vision, human computer interaction, and statistics.

"Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement.
Nothing can be done without hope and confidence."

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We have big ideas

Our cross-disciplinary approach, diverse dataset, and wealth of expertise
provides a great vantage point into the next big thing. Our culture values
innovation and creativity. We think big and dream bigger.

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We make new discoveries

Our close ties to development teams means that our ideas get validated, implemented, and iterated upon. We test our hypotheses and put our theoretical designs into practice. We answer questions and lead research from the vanguard.

We share our knowledge

We strongly believe in open source and giving to our community. We work directly with researchers in academia and seek out new perspectives with our intern and fellowship programs. We generalize our solutions and release them to the world as open source projects. We host discussions and publish our results.

Reach and recognition