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Image Segmentation Algorithm and Implementation for a Programmable Media Processor

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000021739D
Publication Date: 2004-Feb-05

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Abstract

Disclosed is a method for an image segmentation algorithm that effectively separates text from the graphics, images, and/or background of a document; the disclosed method segments documents into different compression domains, enhancing the overall data compression without sacrificing output document quality.