Mobile user supported picture recognition for centralized processing and information pushing.
Original Publication Date: 2004-Apr-29
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-29
Disclosed is a system that enables mobile users to query detailed information about objects by taking a picture of it using a mobile device or a digital camera. The user adds weighted points/areas/lines of interest together with meta information to the picture, sends it to a server that recognizes it and transmits back the requested information.