Importance guided image transformation

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 8200037
APP PUB NO 20090190857A1
SERIAL NO

12020576

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Importance guided image transformation. A subject image is accessed, an importance is assigned respective features of the subject image and a scaling scheme is determined for the subject image based on the importance assigned the respective features of the subject image. A transformed image is generated based on the determined scaling scheme and the transformed image is provided to an image presentation system for display.

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MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLCREDMOND, WA29776

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Ephstein, Boris Bothell, US 1 1
Ofek, Eyal Redmond, US 141 1902

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