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Haar Filter Face Detection patents used in IPP

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I am planning to use Haar-Filter Face Detection method used in IPP product of Intel. However, I saw a patent US 7099510. It says Haar-filters are patented algorithm.

Would you please tell us what happens if we buy the Face Detection implemented in Intel IPP? Will we have to pay patent rights to Viola-jones, who has registered the patent or will we have to pay extra charge to Intel?

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Vladimir_Dudnik
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In IPP we implemented modifed version of this algorithm, based on Intel research results. If you have any legal concerns on this please contact Intel Premier Support.

Regards,
Vladimir

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