Taipei, Monday, Feb 26, 2018, 11:25


Nearly 80% of Smart Imaging Sensing Patents Focus on Computer Technology, MIC Says

Published: Aug 28,2017

According to the Strasbourg Agreement signed in 1971, the grouping of the technology sector and field is based on a concordance provided by IPC. Applying data mining techniques, Taipei-based research institute MIC (Market Intelligence & Consulting Institute) compared and cross-examined 1.777 Smart Image Sensing patents, with an aim to gain a good understanding of their distribution by key technology field.

More on This

Demand for Driverless Cars and Smart Driver Assistance Systems Expands Facial Recognition Applicatio

In line with the megatrend towards smarter and informative vehicles, automakers have aggressively developed new technolo...

China’s Top 4 Brands See Steady Growth While Xiaomi Resuming Momentum

The Chinese smartphone market has paced faster since 2011, reaching 460 million units in 2017, according to Taipei-based...

"The findings indicate 77% smart image sensing patents focus on Computer Technology. What is worth mentioning is Medical Technology, which still has a relatively small proportion so is the area that tech companies can invest more into," says David Chen, senior analyst with MIC.

"Using data mining techniques, MIC identified some key AI technology fields related to Smart Image Sensing. MIC found that most international assignees' patents are concentrated on Natural Language Data Processing (81.6%)."

CTIMES loves to interact with the global technology related companies and individuals, you can deliver your products information or share industrial intelligence. Please email us to

276 viewed

comments powered by Disqus