09639559 cites 21 patents.

Partial-image search criteria are derived that include a combination of multiple partial-image user selections of portions of at least one image. Visual search results are returned responsive to a search for images that correspond to the derived partial-image search criteria. The visual search results include at least one identified image that includes features that correspond to the derived partial-image search criteria that include the combination of the multiple partial-image user selections.

Title
Multiple partial-image compositional searching
Application Number
15/69490
Publication Number
9639559 (B2)
Application Date
March 14, 2016
Publication Date
May 2, 2017
Inventor
Sarah R Plantenberg
San Francisco
CA, US
Andrew J Lavery
Austin
TX, US
Scott B Greer
Essex Junction
VT, US
Kimberly H Cady
Raleigh
NC, US
Agent
Christopher B Lee
Lee Law PLLC
Assignee
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION
NY, US
IPC
G06Q 30/06
G06K 9/62
G06K 9/46
G06F 17/30
G06K 9/18
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