[OSM-dev] Fwd: [GSoC] A GPX photo stamper.

Matt Amos zerebubuth at gmail.com
Wed Apr 1 16:31:51 BST 2009


On Wed, Apr 1, 2009 at 4:23 PM, Stefan de Konink <stefan at konink.de> wrote:
> I think stitching is something that is lets say 'available', referencing
> images is too. But I would really love to see some thing like robust
> automatic traffic sign recognition, or maybe even streetname OCR.
> Ambitious but certainly doable. And don't forget, these are things that
> are not yet available on current camera's and DO require manual labor, so
> lets see what can be automated.

automatic traffic sign recognition and streetname OCR - that would be
immensely cool!

certainly seems doable. google must be doing it for their automatic
blurring on streetview. also, http://evernote.com/ has similar ideas.

cheers,

matt




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