Image search software helps detect cancer

June 5, 2009, 6:44 AM PST | Length: 260


At JavaOne in San Francisco, Calif., James Gosling, creator of Java, and Christopher Boone, CEO of Visuvi, demonstrate new image search software powered by Java that analyzes information based on content of the image. The software is currently being used in the medical field. For example, health care professionals are able to compare images that may or may not have cancerous cells and then make a relevant diagnosis.