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A Method and Mechanism to Capture Reference Size via Webcam on Computer and Cell Phone

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000234669D
Publication Date: 2014-Jan-28

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Abstract

This invention introduces a method and a mechanism to capture reference size via webcam for e-commercial searching engines. It provides a human-computer interactive mechanism for customer who does not know the exact sizes of the goods he is going to buy, to simply provide approximate sizes via webcam. Then the search engine can filter the records and list candidate goods that fuzzy match the provided reference size and match other filtering criteria as well.