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Omnidirectional user configurable multi-camera housing
An omnidirectional user configurable multi-camera housing includes a top plate including one or more electronic circuit boards thereon; a track plate secured to...
Light emitting device having function for protection against static
electricity, and image pickup apparatus
A mechanism excellent in assembly workability of a light emitting device and capable of stably protecting a soldered portion between a lead wire and the...
Image capture apparatus, accessory and image capture system
An image capture system includes an image capture apparatus and an accessory connected to the image capture apparatus. The accessory includes a signal terminal...
Wide-angle camera using achromatic doublet prism array and method of
manufacturing the same
A wide-angle camera and fabrication method thereof includes a sensor with a plurality of pixel sub-arrays and an array of optical elements on a first side of a...
Image pickup device and light field image pickup lens
An image pickup device including an imaging lens, an image sensor, and a multiple aperture optical element is provided. The multiple aperture optical element is...
A component-mounting machine which prevents collision of a sucked component with an optical system capturing images of an imaging reference mark and the sucked...
Position detection apparatus
A position detection apparatus includes an autofocus mechanism and an optical image stabilization mechanism by using a closed loop control, in which a magnet is...
Apparatus for real-time 3D capture
One variation of a real-time 3D capture system for a mobile electronic device having a camera includes an infrared projector that projects a pattern onto an...
Intrapersonal data communication systems
Intrapersonal communication systems and methods that provide an optical digital signal link between two or more local devices are disclosed. In some...
Universal dual camera adapter
A universal adapter system having a video camera mount and a digital camera mount for attaching a video camera and a digital camera to a single port of an...
Automated method and apparatus for obtaining 2D silhouettes from one or
more 3D objects
A method and apparatus for obtaining 2D silhouettes from one or more 3D objects, which uses an image acquisition unit having a telecentric lens system that is...
Image processing apparatus, image pickup apparatus, image pickup system,
image processing method, and...
An image processing apparatus (100) includes a detection unit (102) configured to detect a first region in which one of a signal level of a color plane...
Color image conversion using chroma
In one example, a color image is converted to a gray image and/or a black and white image. The amount of chroma in an input image is detected and conversion to...
Preserving smooth-boundaried objects of an image
In one example, a method of automatically enhancing a digital image having a smooth-boundaried foreground object. The method processes the image via...
Image processing apparatus, image reading apparatus, image processing
method and information storage medium
The invention is directed to a reduction in the influence on a pathological diagnosis when an image reading apparatus is exchanged. In order to solve the...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium
Image compression that keeps a balance between improvement in visual recognizability by highlighting a character color of a reversed character and a reduction...
Information processing apparatus, information processing method
An information processing apparatus (1) includes a photographing portion (8), an authentication processing portion (91), and a layout processing portion (92)....
Information processing apparatus which extracts a character string from a
file name and collates it with...
An information processing apparatus according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention acquires a file from a file generation apparatus and also...
Image capturing apparatus
An image capturing apparatus is disclosed. An image capturing section captures an image of light and obtains image data. An image display section displays the...
Image sensor IC having linearly and obliquely disposed light receiving
elements and contact image sensor using same
An image sensor IC includes: light receiving elements disposed linearly adjacent to each other on a surface of a quadrilateral semiconductor substrate having...
Sharing devices via an email
A method, non-transitory computer readable medium and apparatus for automatically installing a connection to a device on a recipient endpoint device via an...
A scanner including: a medium which is conveyed in a first direction along a conveying path; a read unit disposed in a second direction perpendicular to the...
Method and system for adjusting depth values of objects in a three
dimensional (3D) display
A method of setting a plurality of depth values of a plurality of objects in a scene. The method comprises providing an image dataset depicting a scene...
Image forming apparatus
When the reception section has received a duplex printing instruction, the operation control section controls an sheet feeding unit to feed one sheet, and...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes an image reading unit, an image forming unit, a discharge unit, and a discharge tray. The image reading unit is configured...
Arm rotating device and image forming apparatus provided with the same
The elastic force of a spring 41 in a direction of an arrow X is applied to an end 51A of a coil spring 5A in a direction of an arrow Y through a holding plate...
Image reading apparatus including an engagement section for engaging a
housing and frame member
A scanner includes: platen glass, a housing, and an upper left frame (and an upper right frame) which is formed around the platen glass. An engagement section...
Integrated imaging and RFID system for virtual 3D scene construction
Information is collected by acquiring imaging data of a plurality of objects using an imaging tool; creating a three-dimensional representation of the plurality...
Method and apparatus for redirecting print job requests to digital
A method, non-transitory computer readable medium, and apparatus for redirecting a print job request are disclosed. For example, the method receives a print job...
Image reading device and image forming apparatus for detecting dirt at a
document reading position
An image reading device includes: a document conveyance section configured to convey an original document placed on a document loading chute; an original glass...
Image forming apparatus
An image forming apparatus includes a case, a medium cassette that is detachably installed to the case selectively loading types of mediums, a sensor that...
Image reading device and image forming apparatus
An image reading device includes a transport path along which a medium having an image recorded thereon is transported; a light source member that radiates...
Methods and systems for providing telecommunication services from
disparate telecommunication service providers
The technique relates to a method and system for providing a plurality of telecommunication services from disparate telecommunication service providers. This...
CDF tracking for offline charging
Systems and methods that track Charging Data Functions (CDFs) that handle accounting requests for a session. One embodiment comprises a distributor unit that...
Method and system for non-traditional directory assistance
A directory assistance service includes a database and an interface module. The database stores a set of audio advertisements, and the audio advertisements are...
Centralized charging systems for offline charging and online charging
Centralized charging systems and methods are disclosed for providing offline charging and online charging for a plurality of network elements. The centralized...
Program services including adaptive failover and backup services
A method, a device, and a non-transitory, computer-readable medium stores executable instructions to provide a program service; predict whether a disruption in...
Method and data transmission device for data transmission within an xDSL
data transmission system connecting at...
An xDSL data transmission system which comprises at least two xDSL data transmission devices that connect at least two Ethernet networks to the xDSL data...
Personal safety glove
A personal safety glove including a glove having a top surface, a bottom surface, and an adjustable cuff. A camera, a speaker, an activation control, a charging...
Family branch exchange
A Family Branch Exchange (FBX) overcomes limitations of conventional residential telephone technology to inexpensively provide more useful and advanced...
Spoken tags for telecom web platforms in a social network
Techniques for assigning a spoken tag in a telecom web platform are provided. The techniques include receiving a spoken tag, comparing the spoken tag to a set...
Apparatus and method for portable terminal having dual subscriber identity
A method of operating a portable terminal having a dual Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) card is provided. The method includes displaying a message regarding...
Methods and apparatus for transferring an established communication
session in a telecommunications network
Measures for transferring an established communication session in a telecommunications network, the communication session being established between one of a...
Automatic updating of voicemail greetings based on networking status
In one embodiment, a method includes determining when an incoming call from a caller to a callee is to be routed for processing by a voice mail arrangement, and...
Method and system for forwarding or delegating modified mobile device
This provides for controlling mobile device functions and features. For example, it limits or disables the use of some of mobile device features which could...
Limiting contact in a networked contact center environment
This document discusses, among other things, limiting contact to a networked contact center that is a host to multiple tenants. In an example embodiment, a...
Procedure and mechanism for managing a call to a call center
In a method procedure for managing a caller's call to a call center with a call center agent, an agent is defined to receive the call and identified as the...
System and method for managing a dynamic call flow during automated call
A system and method for managing a dynamic call flow during automated call processing is provided. Calls from a plurality of callers into a call center are...
Methods and systems for data transfer and campaign management
An online and offline communication processing and tracking using data processing and data/voice networks is described. A phone address from a phone address...
Cross-lingual seeding of sentiment
A contact center system can receive messages from social media sites or centers. The messages may be in a foreign language. The system can review messages by...