From automatic image cropping to face recognition and smart object detection Cloud services

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In the last years we have experienced an explosive growth of mobile multimedia applications. In these applications, images are very important and play a more and more important role in sharing, expressing and exchanging information in our daily lives.

Accompanying this revolution, mobile handheld devices with different capabilities are undergoing a considerable progress because of their portability and mobility. Now we all can easily capture and share personal photos on these small-form-factor devices anywhere and anytime (that’s why the success of user-content generated platforms like flickr or Instagram).

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