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HARDWARE ARCHITECTURE FOR LINEAR-TIME EXTRACTION OF MAXIMALLY STABLE
EXTREMAL REGIONS (MSERs)
An architecture for linear-time extraction of maximally stable extremal regions (MSERs) having an image memory, heap memory, a pointer array and processing...
DETECTING DEVICE, DETECTING METHOD, AND RECORDING MEDIUM
A light source (11) of a disguising mask detecting device (1) emits light at a person who is a subject. A camera (12) acquires images in multiple different...
DISPLAY-OBJECT INFORMATION DISPLAYING APPARATUS
In a display-object information displaying apparatus, each display object predetermined as a detection target is detected from image data captured by a front...
Traffic Light Detecting Device and Traffic Light Detecting Method
A traffic light detecting device includes an image capturing unit configured to repeatedly capture images in a travelling direction of a vehicle to obtain a...
Method and Apparatus for Identifying Road Signs
The invention relates to a method and a device for recognizing a road sign (Hz, Zz) by means of a camera from a traveling vehicle. The method has the following...
VEHICLE PARKING ASSIST SYSTEM WITH VISION-BASED PARKING SPACE DETECTION
A parking assist system of a vehicle includes a camera that, when disposed at the vehicle, has a field of view exterior of the vehicle. An image processor is...
VEHICLE EVALUATION DEVICE
A vehicle evaluation device includes a first projection target, a first projector, and a controller. The first projection target enables projection of an image...
CROWD AND TRAFFIC MONITORING APPARATUS AND METHOD
An apparatus and method for monitoring mixed pedestrian and motor vehicle traffic. The apparatus include an optical camera, an infrared camera, and a...
DETERMINATION OF OBJECT PRESENCE AND MOTION STATE
Foreground feature data and motion feature data is determined for frames of video data acquired from an object region of interest. The frames are labeled as...
IMAGE CONTENT PROVIDING APPARATUS AND IMAGE CONTENT PROVIDING METHOD
An image providing apparatus is provided. The image providing apparatus includes an output unit comprising output circuitry for outputting image contents; and...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR GENERATING AND EMPLOYING SHORT LENGTH IRIS CODES
A system and method for generating compact iris representations based on a database of iris images includes providing full-length iris codes for iris images in...
MOBILE TERMINAL IRIS RECOGNITION METHOD AND DEVICE HAVING HUMAN-COMPUTER
A mobile terminal iris recognition device having a human-computer interaction mechanism, the device includes a human-computer interaction module, an image...
METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR FACILITATING IMPROVED BIOMETRIC RECOGNITION USING
Various methods are provided for facilitating biometric recognition. One example method may comprise receiving an image, the image comprising a plurality of...
DISPLAY CONDITION ANALYSIS DEVICE, DISPLAY CONDITION ANALYSIS METHOD, AND
PROGRAM RECORDING MEDIUM
Disclosed is a display condition analysis device which is capable of analyzing the display conditions of products. This display condition analysis device is...
OBJECT DETECTION APPARATUS, OBJECT DETECTION METHOD, AND MOBILE ROBOT
An object detection apparatus includes a camera pose calculation unit, a region setting unit, an image generating unit, and an object detection unit, in which...
METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR INDEXING MULTIMEDIA CONTENT
According to embodiments illustrated herein, a method and system is provided for indexing a multimedia content. The method includes extracting, by one or more...
HANDHELD DEVICE FOR CAPTURING TEXT FROM BOTH A DOCUMENT PRINTED ON PAPER
AND A DOCUMENT DISPLAYED ON A DYNAMIC...
A device for capturing rendered text is described. The device incorporates one or more visual sensors that receive visual information as a part of capturing...
CHARACTER SEGMENTING APPARATUS, CHARACTER RECOGNITION APPARATUS, AND
CHARACTER SEGMENTING METHOD
A character segmenting apparatus may include a character segmenting position detecting unit to detect a segmenting position of characters. The character...
MULTI-SCRIPT HANDWRITING RECOGNITION USING A UNIVERSAL RECOGNIZER
Methods, systems, and computer-readable media related to a technique for providing handwriting input functionality on a user device. A handwriting recognition...
APPARATUS AND METHODS FOR FACIAL RECOGNITION AND VIDEO ANALYTICS TO
IDENTIFY INDIVIDUALS IN CONTEXTUAL VIDEO...
An apparatus includes a memory, a communication interface in communication with the memory and configured to communicate via a network, and a processor in...
VIDEO MONITORING SUPPORT APPARATUS, VIDEO MONITORING SUPPORT METHOD, AND
This video monitoring support apparatus is provided with a processor and a storage device coupled to the processor. The storage device holds multiple images....
PASSENGER COUNTING SYSTEM, PASSENGER COUNTING METHOD AND PASSENGER
A passenger counting system that can count correctly the number of persons present in a vehicle, including persons sitting on the back seat, is provided. The...
INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
[Object] To provide an information processing device, an information processing method, and a program that can give a user a stronger impression that a real...
DUPLICATE PATTERN RECONSTRUCTIONS
A system, method, and computer program product for multiplicating pattern images used as a trusted resource while reducing user participation, such as, for...
FINGERPRINT DETECTING APPARATUS AND DRIVING METHOD THEREOF
A fingerprint detecting apparatus includes a plurality of fingerprint sensor devices. Each of the plurality of fingerprint sensor devices includes a first...
ON-THE-GO TOUCHLESS FINGERPRINT SCANNER
On-the-go fingerprint scanners and methods of capturing fingerprints on-the-go are disclosed. In some aspects, the on-the-go fingerprint scanner can include a...
Biometric Authentication System with Proximity Sensor
In embodiments of a biometric authentication system with proximity sensor, an electronic device includes a biometric authentication sensor and at least one...
Method and Apparatus for Fingerprint Recognition and Authentication
According to one embodiment of the present invention, provided is a method for fingerprint recognition and authentication, comprising: a step for sequentially...
LOW PROFILE ILLUMINATION IN AN OPTICAL FINGERPRINT SENSOR
An optical fingerprint sensor includes: cover glass for receiving a finger; a transparent electrode layer below a bottom surface of the cover glass; an organic...
CAPACITOR SENSOR STRUCTURE, CIRCUIT BOARD STRUCTURE WITH CAPACITOR SENSOR,
AND PACKAGE STRUCTURE OF CAPACITIVE...
A capacitive sensor structure includes: a substrate; a multilayer wire structure, disposed on the substrate to form a passive sensing circuit; and a...
APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR ACCURATE BARCODE SCANNING USING DYNAMIC TIMING
An apparatus and method are described for accurately reading barcodes. For example, one embodiment of an apparatus comprises: a sensor to detect transitions...
CONTROL SYSTEM, TERMINAL, INFORMATION SETTING METHOD, AND PROGRAM
A control system is provided with: a control device that controls facility equipment on the basis of previously set control information; and a terminal that...
GRAPHICAL MENU BUILDER FOR ENCODING APPLICATIONS IN AN IMAGE
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for encoding applications in an image. One embodiment of the method includes forming a first image that...
Method and System for Storing, Retrieving, and Managing Data for Tags
This invention relates generally to a method and system for storing, retrieving, and managing data for tags that are associated in some manner to any type of...
DATA APPLICATION METHOD AND SYSTEM OF RFID TAGS
A data application method and system of radio-frequency identification (RFID) tags are provided. The method includes: when a first-type RFID tag is within a...
SYSTEM FOR CHARACTERIZING A PASSIVE ANTENNA NETWORK AND ELEMENTS IN A
DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEM
A distributed antenna system includes a plurality of remote antenna units with a passive element coupled to at least one of the remote antenna units at a...
SECURITY AND IDENTIFICATION SYSTEM AND METHOD USING DATA COLLECTION AND
MESSAGING OVER A DYNAMIC MESH NETWORK
Various solutions for acquiring data across a deployed encrypted mesh network, using a digital security controlled, identification badge or tag. The...
DISTANCE DETERMINATION BETWEEN RFID TAGS
Technologies are generally described for distance determination between two or more RFID tags based on a minimum detectable signal. In some examples, a first...
ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD OF EXTENDING READING DISTANCE
An electronic device includes a reader and a plurality of first coil units. The reader is configured to read at least one wireless signal. The reader is...
CARD PROCESSING SYSTEM
A card processing system may include a card reader read data recorded in the card or record data to the card; and a host control section to control the card...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR OPTIMIZED READING OF A RADIO FREQUENCY COMMUNICATION
TRANSPONDER WITH THE AID OF A...
The invention relates to a method of reading RF transponders disposed in one and the same magnetic interrogation field, in which a magnetic coupling of the...
DATA SECURITY SYSTEM WITH ENCRYPTION
A data security system, and a method of operation thereof, includes a data security transceiver or receiver; an authentication subsystem operatively connected...
METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR PREVENTING UNAUTHORIZED PROCESSOR MODE SWITCHES
A system comprising a processor adapted to activate multiple security levels for the system and a monitoring device coupled to the processor and employing...
Local Personal Daemon
Systems and methods of a personal daemon, executing as a background process on a mobile computing device, for providing personal assistant to an associated...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR MERGING NETWORKS OF HETEROGENEOUS DATA
A method and system for merging heterogeneous data types are provided. The method includes receiving a first corpus of first data, the first data includes an...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROTECTING PERSONAL INFORMATION
The present disclosure relates to systems and methods for facilitating trusted handling of genomic bioinformatics, and/or other sensitive information. Certain...
PRIVACY MANAGEMENT ACROSS MULTIPLE DEVICES
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, and including a method for managing privacy rights...
DETERMINING POTENTIAL SHARING OF PRIVATE DATA ASSOCIATED WITH A PRIVATE
NETWORK DOMAIN TO IMPROVE DATA SECURITY
Techniques for determining potential sharing of private data are described herein. The techniques may include identifying content having computer readable...
Storing user data in a service provider cloud without exposing
user-specific secrets to the service provider
Subscriber (user) data is encrypted and stored in a service provider cloud in a manner such that the service provider is unable to decrypt and, as a...
MEANS FOR MANAGING RIGHTS TO FOLLOW FOR DIGITAL OBJECTS
Means for managing resale rights for digital objects. The invention relates to a method for managing usage rights, granted to users by a supplier, for a first...