W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org > October 2000

Image recognition tools?

From: William Loughborough <love26@gorge.net>
Date: Wed, 25 Oct 2000 06:40:06 -0700
Message-Id: <5.0.0.25.2.20001025063753.01d27a60@mail.gorge.net>
To: w3c-wai-er-ig@w3.org
NYT: "A Paris-based technology company Tuesday will unveil a filter that 
sends an email alert to customers whenever it finds a lewd picture or photo 
on a Web site. ImageFilter, the newest product from Internet infrastructure 
provider LookThatUp, is an "image recognition engine" that breaks down 
photos or drawings into their unique visual attributes. ImageFilter is the 
latest in a growing repertoire..."

"LookThatUp, founded by scientists from the Image and Multimedia Indexing 
Group at the French National Institute for Research in Computer Science"

I wonder if this is worth looking at (the tool, not the pictures it censors 
<g>)?

--
Love.
                 ACCESSIBILITY IS RIGHT - NOT PRIVILEGE
Received on Wednesday, 25 October 2000 09:40:42 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 6 January 2015 21:01:31 UTC