[published also by the A21group, although it is originally a ...]
Stock Asylum Staff Report [... and therefore cited completely]
An Israeli company that specializes in advanced image recognition software is making it easier for image suppliers to police copyright infringements, especially on the internet.
Founded just a year ago, PicScout already counts a number of top stock distributors as clients. It is working with StockArtistsAlliance, a stock photographers' organization, and plans to roll out an affordable service for individual photographers early next year. Currently, PicScout is scouring the internet for some 1.5 million images, according to a company spokesman.