As before, the team’s system revolves around tying closed caption text to hundreds of thousands of frames plucked from the show. In a sense, the Rick and Morty engine is the culmination of the developers’ work so far: it’s proof that their technology can search virtually any show where it was originally very Simpsons-specific. It’s even relatively quick to update (it has the latest shows as of this article). It can’t search for objects, alas, but it’s easy to imagine imagine TV networks using this engine to index their shows and let fans share their favorite moments.
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