07657100 is referenced by 122 patents and cites 56 patents.

Embodiments programmatically analyze each of a plurality of images in order to determine one or more visual characteristics about an item shown in each of the plurality of images. Data is stored corresponding to the one or more visual characteristics. An interface in is provided for which a user is able to specify one or more search criteria. In response to receiving the one or more search criteria, a search operation is performed to identify one or more items that have a visual characteristic that satisfies at least some of the one or more search criteria.

Title
System and method for enabling image recognition and searching of images
Application Number
11/936705
Publication Number
7657100 (B2)
Application Date
November 7, 2007
Publication Date
February 2, 2010
Inventor
Vincent Vanhoucke
Menlo Park
CA, US
Lorenzo Torresani
Cambridge
GB
Dragomir Anguelov
San Francisco
CA, US
Munjal Shah
Palo Alto
CA, US
Azhar Khan
San Francisco
CA, US
Xiaofan Lin
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Danny Yang
Foster City
CA, US
Navneet Dalal
Bangalore
IN
Diem Vu
San Jose
CA, US
Baris Sumengen
San Francisco
CA, US
Salih Burak Gokturk
Mountain View
CA, US
Agent
Mahamedi Paradice Kreisman
Assignee
Like com
CA, US
IPC
G06Q 30/00
G06F 7/00
G06K 9/62
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