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Image recognition refers to the ability of a computer to decipher and understand the information fed to it from an image. In order to teach computers to process visual data, you have to teach them to recognize patterns. Some patterns of pixels define the edges of an object, others show dimensions, and sometimes patches of color might actually belong to the same object. Autonomous cars are equipped with cameras that analyze their surroundings and make sure they don’t bump into other cars, or pedestrians, or curbs, or any of the thousands of other things that can get in their way. The overall image recognition market was already at $15.95 Billion in 2016 and is estimated to grow to USD 38.92 Billion by 2021.


Top 10 Corporate Owners


 
Issued Patent Count   
 
Published Pending Application Count

Corporation Patents and Published Applications Count
1. Mobileye
 
 
143
2. Honda Motor
 
 
121
3. Denso Corporation
 
 
106
4. Magna Electronics
 
 
99
5. Toyota Motor Corporation
 
 
94
6. General Motors
 
 
80
7. ; Robert Bosch GmbH
 
 
71
8. Ford Motor Company
 
 
62
9. Fujitsu Limited
 
 
57
10. Panasonic
 
 
52




Category and Tag Distribution

Category and Tags Patents and Published Applications
  • Exterior
  •  
    1885
    1885 Exterior
  • General
  •  
    77
    77 General
  • Interior
  •  
    85
    85 Interior
  • Lane/Road Marking
  •  
    424
    424 Lane/Road Marking
  • Obstacles
  •  
    448
    448 Obstacles
  • Parking
  •  
    47
    47 Parking


    Recent Published Activity in Automobile Vision: Image Recognition as of November 20, 2019