Technology Catalog

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    Q-Tech-Technicolor-Audience-visuel
    Automatically characterize in-home audience and level of attention read more
     

    Target users and customers

    All content providers may be interested in the automatic characterization of the in-home audience. When personalization of video – either Video on Demand (VoD) or broadcast – or ads is targeted, these same providers will see an interest in having this module to help the automatic personalization of provided content.

    The audience characterization module may also be used by end users to manage their own content at home. Furthermore, content providers and advertisers will be interested in the ‘level of attention’ information provided by the module.

    Application sectors

    Provided content personalization
    Knowing what the audience is:

    • VoD portals may be personalized and proper home pages may be displayed;
    • Ads may be personalized;
    • According videos and broadcast programs may be proposed.
     
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    Recognition of complex events, like "wedding proposal" or "giving directions to a location". Read more
     

    Target users and customers

    Personal/professional managers of video collections

    Application sectors

    Video archives
    Multi-media document processing
     
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    Ircamsummary software creates automatically a music summary of an audio file. It also estimates the temporal structure of a music file in terms of repetition of similar parts Read more
     

    Target users and customers

    Automatic music summary generation aims at providing informative audio preview of the content of a music file (rather than the commonly used first 30s). It can therefore benefit to any service providing access to music items requiring a quick preview of the music files such as music providers, online music portals. It can also be installed on a personal computer as a preview of the local user’s music collection.

    Automatic music structure estimation provides the description of the temporal organization of music files in terms of repetition of parts over time. It can be used for visualization and interaction with the playing of a music file (intelligent forward/ backward, accessing directly the most repeated parts). It can benefit to any developer of music players or software for music interaction.

    Application sectors

    • Online music providers
    • Online music portals
    • Music players developers
    • Music software developers
     
    Q-Tech-Jouve-ImageIdentificationSystem
    A generic tool to identify automatically documents, photos and text zones in scanned images Read more
     

    Target users and customers

    Everyone who has to deal with document recognition like identity cards, passports, invoices…

    Application sectors

    • Administration
    • Banking
    • Insurance
     
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    Leading Image Recognition Technologies Read more
     

    Target users and customers

    • Brands
    • Retailers
    • Social Media Monitoring companies
    • Research Companies
    • Government agencies

    Application sectors

    • Visual Brand Intelligence: E-reputation, brand protection
    • Media Monitoring
    • M-Commerce and E-Commerce: augmented reality, interactive catalogs, virtual Shop, advanced search functionalities, etc
    • Visual Asset Management: Images classification, Images de-duplication, Images filtering, moderation, etc.
     
    Sync_AWM
    Technicolor Sync Audio Watermarking technologies Read more
     

    Target users and customers

    • Content Owners
    • Studios
    • Broadcasters
    • Content distributors

    Application sectors

    Technicolor Sync Audio Watermarking allows studios and content owners

    • to create more valuable and attractive content by delivering premium quality information
    • to generate additional earnings through targeted ads, e-commerce and product placement alongside main screen content

    Technicolor Sync Audio Watermarking allows broadcasters and content distributors

    • to provide distinctive content and retain audiences
    • to control complementary content on the 2nd screen within to their branded environment
    • to leverage real-time, qualified behavior metadata to better understand customers and deliver personalized content and recommendations
     
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    Automatic speech recognition, also known as speech-to-text, is the transcription of speech into (machine-readable) text by a computer read more
     

    Target users and customers

    • Researchers
    • Developers
    • Integrators

    Application sectors

    The use of automatic speech recognition is so manifold that it is hard to list here. The main usages today are customer interaction via the telephone, healthcare dictation and usage on car navigation systems and smartphones. These applications will with increasingly better technology extend to audio mining, speech translation and an increased use of human computer interaction via speech.

     
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    Target users and customers

    With AlvisAE, remote users display annotated documents in their web browser and manually create new annotations over the text and share them.

    Application sectors

    • Any sector using text documents
    • Information Extraction
    • Content analysis
     
  • Target users and customers

    Targeted integrators and users are industrial or academic laboratories in the field of audio signal processing and in particular for music information retrieval tasks.

    Application sectors

    • Music information retrieval.
    • Audio segmentation.
     
    Q-Tech-LIMSI-RITEL-visuel-2
    A spoken and interactive QA system that helps a user to find an answer to his question, spoken or written, in a collection of documents. Read more
     

    Target users and customers

    Question-answering is an end-user application. The purpose is to go beyond the traditional way of retrieving information through search engines. Our system is interactive, with both a speech (phone or microphone) and text (web) interface.

    Application sectors

    QA system can be viewed as a direct extension of search engines. They allow a user to ask questions in natural language.

     
 
 
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