An invite to a press event Wednesday has sparked speculation that Google will apply its newly-purchased Like.com assets to help consumers buy clothing they see online and in person this holiday season.
The invite (pictured right) seems to indicate that Google will be joining forces with the fashion industry. According to Frockwriter, Google will be populating the boutique.com domain with a visual clothing search engine. This could be something they’ve pulled from their like.com visual search acquisition earlier this year.
Perhaps related, Google announced today that product search would be gaining some interesting new features for holiday shoppers …
Speaking of Google and fashion, have a look at the Giorgio Armani Samsung Galaxy S phone below. Can you tell it is almost Christmas?