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COIN RECOGNITION SYSTEM AND METHOD
A coin handling system performs a one or two-part coin handling and recognition process. In the first part of the two-part process, the system images bulk...
COIN PROCESSING DEVICE
A coin processing device includes a coin discriminating unit, a coin distributing unit, plural coin tubes, and a coin delivering unit that delivers coins that...
PASSIVE LOCKING SYSTEM COMPRISING MEANS FOR INSIDE AND OUTSIDE DETECTION
A locking system and method for door and passage un-locking is provided. The system comprises a locking unit adapted to lock and unlock a door, a mounted...
COMMUNICATION SYSTEM, COMMUNICATION METHOD, AND CONTROL DEVICE
If a portable device receives a request signal from a control device that requires a response from the portable device, a first response signal is transmitted...
ELECTRONIC APPARATUSES AND METHODS FOR ACCESS CONTROL AND FOR DATA
Improved access control systems (100) are provided which control access to resources. Among other things, improved techniques are provided for checking for...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR OPTICAL USER RECOGNITION
A method and system for optically detecting a user. A sequence of patterns of radiation reflected from an object in a room may be captured by a device. The...
PROTECTED ARTICLE MANAGEMENT
Tracking, identifying and article management systems and methods for reliably and repeatedly determining one or more physically uncopiable attribute instances...
ACCESS MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Disclosed are an apparatus and a method for remotely managing access to an area. An access management platform, which can be an electronic lock that is...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR TICKET VALIDATION
A method and system is provided for facilitating ticket exchange by validating ticket authenticity. Images of the barcodes of tickets are captured and decoded...
Processing video and sensor data associated with a vehicle
Processing video and sensor data associated with a vehicle Apparatus (5) is configured to: obtain first data corresponding to video data from a video camera...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR MAINTAINING AN AIRCRAFT ENGINE
A method and system that includes an aircraft engine that includes high pressure turbine blades, low pressure turbine blades, and a plurality of bearings, a...
HYBRID SENSOR-ENABLED ELECTRIC WHEEL AND ASSOCIATED SYSTEMS, MULTI-HUB
WHEEL SPOKING SYSTEMS, AND METHODS OF...
Embodiments of hybrid sensor-enabled and autonomous electric wheels can include a plurality of systems and devices integrated into a single compact hub unit...
VEHICLE SAFETY-INSPECTION APPARATUS
A vehicle safety-inspection apparatus is for a vehicle having a detectable-identification device fixedly mounted thereto at a predetermined visual inspection...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PROVIDING INFORMATION ASSOCIATED WITH A VIEW OF A
REAL ENVIRONMENT SUPERIMPOSED WITH A...
Providing information associated with a view of a real environment superimposed with a virtual object, includes obtaining a model of a real object located in a...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR GENERATING AUGMENTED REALITY AGRICULTURAL
A method for generating an augmented reality presentation of a region-of-interest, comprising: capturing raw image data of the region-of-interest using a first...
CAPTURING LIGHT-FIELD VOLUME IMAGE AND VIDEO DATA USING TILED LIGHT-FIELD
A capture system may capture light-field data representative of an environment for use in virtual reality, augmented reality, and the like. The system may have...
SYNCHRONIZING AN AUGMENTED REALITY VIDEO STREAM WITH A DISPLAYED VIDEO
Synchronizing an augmented reality video stream with a displayed video stream includes: accessing an augmented reality video stream which corresponds to a...
THREE DIMENSIONAL NAVIGATION AMONG PHOTOS
An exemplary method for navigating among photos includes determining, using one or more computing devices, visual characteristics of a person depicted in a...
IMAGE RENDERING OF LASER SCAN DATA
A method of rendering an image of three-dimensional laser scan data is described. The method includes providing a set of laser scan data for a given scan as a...
COMPRESSION AND INTERACTIVE PLAYBACK OF LIGHT FIELD PICTURES
A compressed format provides more efficient storage for light-field pictures. A specialized player is configured to project virtual views from the compressed...
RASTER-BASED MESH DECIMATION
Concepts and technologies are described herein for providing raster-based mesh decimation. Generally described, input data defining a model is processed to...
VIRTUALIZED SITE SURVEY SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR CELL SITES
A virtual site survey method at a cell site utilizing three-dimensional (3D) models for remote performance includes obtaining a plurality of photographs of a...
OPTIMIZING SHADING PROCESS FOR MIXED ORDER-SENSITIVE AND ORDER-INSENSITIVE
A graphics processing unit (GPU) includes programmable shader hardware and grouping hardware. The grouping hardware receives pixels collected from a set of...
METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR GENERATING SHADERS TO EMULATE A FIXED-FUNCTION
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for rendering graphics using a graphics pipeline for emulating a fixed-function graphics pipeline, including...
System and Method of Shadow Effect Generation for Concave Objects with
Dynamic Lighting in Three-Dimensional...
A method of generating three-dimensional graphics enables the generation of performance and quality balanced sun position sensitive soft shadows for objects...
OPTIMIZED DEPTH BUFFER CACHE APPARATUS AND METHOD
An apparatus and method are described for performing efficient depth test operations. For example, an apparatus in accordance with one embodiment comprises: a...
IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE AND IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD
There is provided an image processing device including a depth acquisition unit configured to acquire depth information of an object included in a captured...
IMAGE DATA PROCESSING
A method for processing image data includes obtaining a first set of 3D volumetric image data. The 3D volumetric image data includes a volume of voxels. Each...
Particle-Based Simulation through Power Diagrams
The use of power diagrams in accordance with embodiments of the invention enable particle based fluid simulation. One embodiment includes a processor, a memory...
MEDICAL IMAGE PROCESSING DEVICE, MEDICAL IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD AND
COMPUTER READABLE MEDIUM
A medical image processing device includes a port, a user interface, a processor and a display. The port acquires volume data of a biological body. The user...
TEXTURING OF 3D-MODELS USING PHOTOGRAPHS AND/OR VIDEO FOR USE IN
USER-CONTROLLED INTERACTIONS IMPLEMENTATION
Texturing of external and/or internal surfaces, or on internal parts of 3D models representing real objects, for providing extremely real-like, vivid and...
GRAPHICS PROCESSING ARCHITECTURE EMPLOYING A UNIFIED SHADER
A graphics processing architecture in one example performs vertex manipulation operations and pixel manipulation operations by transmitting vertex data to a...
MOBILE INTERACTIVE COMPARISON CHART
An animated visualization of data on an electronic device having a limited display area (such as a mobile device with a touch screen input) is disclosed. The...
SEGMENTED FULL BODY INVERSE KINEMATICS
A method, system, and computer program product provide the ability to render an animated creature in real-time. A creature diagram for a creature, having...
EVALUATION MANAGER FOR 3D ANIMATION SCENES
One embodiment of the invention disclosed herein provides techniques for processing an evaluation graph associated with a three-dimensional animation scene. An...
DISPLAY METHOD AND TERMINAL
The present disclosure provides a display method and a terminal. The display method comprises: identifying a background picture on a screen interface of a...
Interactive Method And Apparatus Based On Web Picture
The present invention is applicable to the field of Internet, and provides an interactive method and apparatus based on a web picture. The method includes:...
VIEW SYNTHESIS - PANORAMA
Disclosed is a computer implemented system that facilitates optimized panoramic stitching, comprising an interface that receives images corresponding to...
COMMUNICATION SUPPORT SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSING APPARATUS, CONTROL
METHOD, AND STORAGE MEDIUM
A communication support system of the present invention provides an improved visibility of an operation by an operator without losing visibility of a content...
TECHNIQUES FOR MERGING VIRTUAL AND PHYSICAL FLOOR MAPS
Various embodiments are generally directed to techniques to merge a virtual map derived from sensors of computing devices moved about an interior of a...
Pairing Fonts for Presentation
A system includes a computing device that includes a memory configured to store instructions. The system also includes a processor to execute the instructions...
DISPLAY CONTROLLER, HEADS-UP IMAGE DISPLAY SYSTEM AND METHOD THEREOF
The present application relates to a display controller and display system and a method of operating thereof. At a filtering stage display image data are...
SYSTEM AND METHOD OF IDENTIFYING AND VISUALLY REPRESENTING ADJUSTABLE DATA
In a data visualization system, a method of creating a visual representation of data, the method including the steps of providing instructions to an end user...
RESPONSIVE AND ADAPTIVE CHART CONTROLS
A method, a system, and a computer readable storage medium for automatically adjusting a chart on a display device. The adjustment is implemented in a chart...
CUSTOM MAP CONFIGURATION
Systems and methods are provided to improve map type data visualizations in which custom images are used as background against which datasets are visualized....
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING TILE BINNING FOR PATH RENDERING
A method and apparatus to perform tile binning for tile-based rendering include obtaining information about paths defining an object to be rendered. The method...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS AND METHOD OF OPERATION OF THE SAME
In an image processing apparatus, a display control unit controls displaying such that a subtraction image between a plurality of fundus images of an eye...
MULTISPECTRAL CT IMAGING
A multi-spectral CT imaging method, preferably a CT imaging method, is described. Spectrally resolved projection scan data is acquired from a region to be...
IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, IMAGE PROCESSING METHOD, AND NON-TRANSITORY
COMPUTER READABLE STORAGE MEDIUM
An image processing obtains a plurality of measurement data from a measurement apparatus for obtaining the plurality of measurement data of an object, divides...
Image synthesis methods and units are described which can be implemented in real-time on low-cost and mobile devices. A set of sample blocks from an input...