Mobility

mVideoCast: Mobile, Real Time ROI Detection and Streaming

Date Added: Nov 2010
Format: PDF

A variety of applications are emerging to support streaming video from mobile devices. However, many tasks can benefit from streaming specific content rather than the full video feed which may include irrelevant, private, or distracting content. The authors describe a system that allows users to capture and stream targeted video content captured with a mobile device. The application incorporates a variety of automatic and interactive techniques to identify and segment desired content in the camera view, allowing the user to publish a more focused video.