Vision system helps feed cats

Aug. 21, 2014

A new product called Bistro utilizes machine vision technology in order to help feed and control the weight of cats. Bistro has a motion-detecting camera that is activated when a cat steps onto the platform, which also doubles as a scale. When the camera is activated, it streams video to a server, which then runs a facial recognition algorithm on your pet. If there is a match, food is dispensed and your cat is able to feed. >>>Read more.

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James Carroll

Former VSD Editor James Carroll joined the team 2013.  Carroll covered machine vision and imaging from numerous angles, including application stories, industry news, market updates, and new products. In addition to writing and editing articles, Carroll managed the Innovators Awards program and webcasts.

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