Latest Digital watermarking Stories

2011-06-02 07:30:00

Innovative Technology Enables Record Labels to Trace the Source of Pirated Content VANCOUVER, June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - Destiny Media Technologies (TSXV: DSY) (OTCBB: DSNY) is pleased to announce that the US Patent and Trademark Office has approved patent claims for a proprietary watermarking solution and a patent will be granted imminently for application number 11/874839 "Methods for Watermarking Media Data" (http://tinyurl.com/4y7yzye).  This technology enables content...

2010-07-06 14:05:34

Safeguarding the integrity of digital images with a virtual watermark Every picture tells a story, but how do you know that a digital photo has not been manipulated to change the tale being told? A new approach to adding an encrypted watermark to digital images allows the an image to be validated against a pass key, according to research published in the International Journal of Signal and Imaging Systems Engineering. Visible watermarks are routinely added to digital images as a form of copy...

2009-08-31 11:35:00

POMONA, Calif., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- QNAP Security, a world class manufacturer of PC-less Network Video Recorder (NVR) solutions for the corporate security/surveillance market, today announced a new version of the embedded firmware for its popular VioStor line of Network Video Recorders (NVR). The new firmware, which will be offered free of charge to existing VioStor users adds important new features to enhance usability and reliability of VioStor NVRs installed around the world....

2009-05-18 08:05:00

Proprietary Watermarking Technology Protects Media Files without Requiring DRM VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Destiny Media (OTC Bulletin Board: DSNY) is pleased to announce it has applied for patents to protect its innovative watermarking technology in Japan and across Europe. These new patents will claim an October 18, 2006 priority date from the corresponding US patent application (http://www.dsny.com/patent/0098022.pdf). There is strong consumer demand to...

2005-06-21 17:20:00

A new technique for detecting forged photographs will help newspapers and magazines check celebrity pictures that might have been doctored to make them more newsworthy, and prevent hackers from tampering with sensitive legal images including fingerprint records and medical scans used as evidence in court. Defence agencies could also use the technique to verify the source of secret military reports, and to protect satellite images, such as aerial photographs of the Iraqi desert, from...

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