Search Engine For Video Sequences

Publishers seeking news footage might find it helpful to know that a new search engine from the Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology IDMT in Ilmenau has developed a piece of software called "NewsHistory" that will search and identify specific footage and individual sequences in video. Researchers will present a demonstration of the smart video search engine at the CeBIT trade fair in Hanover in March. Search engines can identify meta tags to pinpoint a video topic, but the researchers of this search engine claim the technology can identify the exact point of a specific topic.

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