Searching Via Your Camera Phone

Search technology
comes to the camera phone
from News.com looks at new developments in letting
people take pictures with camera phones as a way to do visual searching. Take a
picture of a billboard, and you’ll get a film trailer sent back to you, for
example.

Postscript From Gary: We’ve been mentioning about cameraphone searching for some time here on the blog. Here are two posts that might be of interest.


+ Japan: Mobile Version of Yahoo Shopping Now Available and Searching With Your Cameraphone (7/2005)

+ Two Roundups of New Search Technology and Services Available (8/2005)

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