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1. (WO2013122420) METHOD, APPARATUS AND COMPUTER-READABLE RECORDING MEDIUM FOR MANAGING IMAGES IN IMAGE DATABASE

Pub. No.:    WO/2013/122420    International Application No.:    PCT/KR2013/001202
Publication Date: Fri Aug 23 01:59:59 CEST 2013 International Filing Date: Sat Feb 16 00:59:59 CET 2013
IPC: G06F 17/30
G06T 7/00
Applicants: INTEL CORPORATION
Inventors: KIM, Tae Hoon
PARK, Min Je
Title: METHOD, APPARATUS AND COMPUTER-READABLE RECORDING MEDIUM FOR MANAGING IMAGES IN IMAGE DATABASE
Abstract:
Managing images in an image database is described, comprising: when a query image is input, performing a match to determine whether an image similar to the query image exists within the database by comparing the images stored in the database with the query image; and if the image similar to the query image is a recognized image, providing at least one image in an image group to which the recognized image belongs and information thereon as a result, and if the image similar to the query image is an unrecognized image, providing at least one image in an image group to which the unrecognized image belongs as a result. When at least one image of the image group including the image similar to the query image is a recognized image, information on the corresponding recognized image is assigned to the images in the image group and provided as a result.