Trademarking Air

Since I spend a lot of time over at the web site of the US Patent and Trademark Office, looking for patent information, sometimes I get questions from someone about the goings-on over there. Charlie Anzman noticed recently that both Apple and Adobe (warning – audio and video start playing on arrival) were touting new … Read more

Google on Automatic Video and Image Annotation

image annotation

Added 6/20/2020 – This image annotation patent application was granted as a patent to Google on November 22. 2011 – Method and apparatus for automatically annotating images How effectively can a search engine automatically create annotations for images and videos, so that they can be good responses to searcher’s queries? How much of that image … Read more