Hulu Acquires Vhoto

Los Angeles-based video streaming site Hulu has acquired Vhoto, a developer of computer vision and machine learning software, according to reports. Financial details of the deal were not announced. Vhoto CEO and founder Noah Heller has joined Hulu as Vice President of Audience Development, according to Heller's LinkedIn profile. The deal apparently occurred sometime in late 2015. News of the acquisition first came from GeekWire, a Seattle area news publication.