07565139 is referenced by 192 patents and cites 33 patents.

An image-based information retrieval system is disclosed that includes a mobile telephone and a remote server. The mobile telephone has a built-in camera and a communication link for transmitting an image from the built-in camera to the remote server. The remote server has an optical character recognition engine for generating a first confidence value based on an image from the mobile telephone, an object recognition engine for generating a second confidence value based on an image from the mobile telephone, a face recognition engine for generating a third confidence value based on an image from the mobile telephone, and an integrator module for receiving the first, second, and third confidence values and generating a recognition output.

Title
Image-based search engine for mobile phones with camera
Application Number
11/129034
Publication Number
7565139 (B2)
Application Date
May 13, 2005
Publication Date
July 21, 2009
Inventor
Hartmut Neven
Malibu
CA, US
Hartmut Neven Sr
Aachen
DE
Agent
Fenwick & West
Assignee
Google
CA, US
IPC
H04L 29/06
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