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Image recognition for consumer shopping applications

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000257219D
Publication Date: 2019-Jan-22

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This disclosure utilizes image recognition techniques in consumer retail applications. Objects in an image are recognized and corresponding retail information, e.g., links to purchase an object, is provided to users. Image recognition techniques are integrated into point of sale applications and utilized for product identification based on a barcode, a QR code, based on the image of the product, etc. Application program interfaces are provided to link the image recognition application with payment processing and inventory management systems. KEYWORDS ● inventory management ● object recognition ● visual commerce ● point of sale (POS) ● barcode ● payment processing