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Status Not under consideration
Workspace Visual Recognition
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 28, 2017

License Plate Recognition

Identify license plate characters, with support for different US states as well as international license plates.

Idea Priority Low
Who would benefit from this IDEA? As a user, I want to be able to read license plates.
  • Guest
    Aug 13, 2018

    I am no longer on Watson Visual Recognition and want to make sure the rest of the team sees this.

  • Guest
    Nov 22, 2017

    @Jan - for free? Sounds great for if/when we decide to pursue it. Can you ping @Shantenu Agarwal and let him know? (shantenu.agarwal@us.ibm.com)

    @Ahmet - Our Text offering is not optimized for license plates. Optimized for computer-generated labels/signs in English (think street names, stop signs, short phrases on shirt, short product packaging statements, etc.). Likely low/poor accuracy if you try to use Text (closed beta for Sponsor Users in early Q1) on license plates.

  • Guest
    Nov 22, 2017

    Text identification can be leveraged for this

  • Guest
    Oct 2, 2017

    I've already collected a lot of training data for license plates with proper image licensing. I've I could contribute that data it would be great.