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Passage justification scoring for question answering
According to an aspect, passage justification scoring includes creating a multi-layered neural network from domain knowledge and training the multi-layered...
Membrane for removable electronic identifiers
A membrane is formed from a release liner upon which a plurality of labels and a margin sheet are attached. Each label is a flexible planar body, including a...
Radio frequency identity (RFID) chip electrically and communicatively
coupled to motherboard of mobile...
A radio frequency identity (RFID) chip. The RFID chip comprises an antenna to receive and transmit information signals and to receive power radiated by a radio...
Manufacturing a physical medium configured to store data
A method and system. A layout design of invisible information to be printed with invisible ink in a book is generated. The invisible information includes a...
Document copy with data-bearing halftone image
Document copying systems and methods include initiating a copy job for copying a document having document content. A log of the copy job is generated, and the...
Method and system for halftone printing
A method for halftone printing of an image may include receiving image data of an image to be printed. The method may also include processing the image data to...
Print control apparatus, print control method, and non-transitory computer
A print control apparatus includes a reconfigurable circuit that generates print data by reconfiguring a circuit configuration thereof respectively in response...
Printer, print control device, print system, printing method, and
computer-readable medium for providing...
A printer includes a first receiver, a second receiver, a specifying unit, and a printing unit. The first receiver receives, from any of at least one print...
Image forming system, integrated circuit chip, and image forming apparatus
An integrated circuit chip configured to be connected to an image forming apparatus having a light source, a photosensitive member, and a light receiver...
Image transmission apparatus and recording medium
An image transmission apparatus which transmits image data comprises an operation part displaying an operation screen and receiving a user operation on the...
Methods and systems for transparently extending a multifunction device to
a mobile communications device
Methods and systems for transparently extending a multi-function device onto a mobile communications device. The mobile communications device and the...
Sequence transcription with deep neural networks
Systems and methods for sequence transcription with neural networks are provided. More particularly, a neural network can be implemented to map a plurality of...
Similar item detection
A method to determine image similarities. The method may include obtaining a first image and a second image and determining a discrete transform difference...
Saliency map computation
Saliency map computation is described. In one or more implementations, a base saliency map is generated for an image of a scene. The base saliency map may be...
Detection device, learning device, detection method, learning method, and
information storage device
A detection device includes an image acquisition section that acquires an image that has been captured by an imaging section, and includes an image of an...
Method for transforming an image descriptor based on a gradient histogram
and relative image processing apparatus
A method for transforming an image descriptor, based on a gradient histogram (h) having a plurality of histogram bins (h.sub.i), into a transformed gradient...
Method for rapid-multicontrast brain imaging
A method for providing an image of a subject is provided. The plurality of Cartesian points is divided into a first group and a second group, wherein all of the...
Recognition dictionary creation apparatus and method for creating
recognition dictionary by the same
A recognition dictionary creation apparatus photographs a commodity by an image capturing section to capture the image of the commodity; measures a distance...
System and method for reading a tire code and obtaining tire-related
A tire code reader scans an automobile tire to capture an image of the tire code molded on the tire sidewall and associates it with the vehicle identification...
Arabic like online alphanumeric character recognition system and method
using automatic fuzzy modeling
A system and associated methodology recognizes an Arabic like alphanumeric character using fuzzy modeling. The method receives a handwritten Arabic like...
Method and system for inspecting variable-data printing
Performing automatic inspection on the results of a print job that prints variable data, including multiple printed instances of a page containing variable...
Apparatus and method for determining monitoring object region in image
An image processing apparatus includes a processor. The processor is configured to execute a process including creating an average image of difference images in...
Method, system, imaging device, movable device and program product for
detecting static elements in video and...
The invention relates to a method for determining a static element in images captured by an imaging means mounted on a movable device. The method comprises...
Reflection based tracking system
In one embodiment, a processor can receive data representing a view reflected by a mirror of a plurality of mirrors. The plurality of mirrors may be configured...
Video synopsis method and apparatus
Embodiments of the present invention provide a video synopsis method and apparatus, and relate to the field of video synopsis. The method includes: extracting...
Feature extraction and matching for biometric authentication
In a feature extraction and pattern matching system, image sharpening can enable vascular point detection (VPD) for detecting points of interest from visible...
Handling glare in eye tracking
Embodiments are disclosed for eye tracking systems and methods. An example eye tracking system comprises a plurality of light sources and a camera configured to...
Iris recognition terminal and method
A terminal for minimizing a gazing phenomenon in an iris recognition terminal is disclosed. The iris recognition terminal may minimize the gazing phenomenon by...
Computationally efficient feature extraction and matching iris recognition
A method and system for uniquely identifying a subject based on an iris image. After obtaining the iris image, the method produces a filtered iris image by...
Dynamically generating table of contents for printable or scanned content
Methods and devices receive a document comprising raster images, using an optical scanner. These methods and devices automatically identify topical items within...
System and method for multi-view pattern matching
A method for matching a pattern to a multi-view sequence includes receiving a multi-view sequence which includes a plurality of sequences. Each sequence...
Displaying and inserting handwriting words over existing typeset
One embodiment provides a method, including: accepting, in an overlay input application, one or more ink strokes provided to an input field overlay area;...
Image correction apparatus, image correction method, and biometric
An image correction apparatus includes a correction factor calculating unit which calculates a correction factor such that a distance between a corrected value...
Method for identifying and positioning building using outline region
restraint of mountain
A method for identifying and positioning a building using mountain-based outline region restraint, including steps of: (1) obtaining a real-time image,...
Method for forming an image reference device
A method is provided of forming an imaging reference device for a biological material imaging system. A first region is provided in a substrate formed from an...
Biometric scanner having a protective conductive array
A biometric scanner having a sensor and an array of conductive strands is disclosed. The sensor has at least one sensor electrode, and that sensor electrode may...
Rolling shutter bar code imaging
Methods, devices, and systems for rolling shutter bar code imaging are described herein. One method includes initiating the imaging of a bar code by initiating...
High capacity 2D color barcode design and decoding method
A 2D color barcode decoding method is disclosed. The barcode includes a 2D array of data cells, corner locators, and border reference cells. Each data cell and...
Methods, devices, and systems for barcode imaging are described herein. One method includes capturing image data that is used to form an image with a light...
Apparatus having hybrid monochrome and color image sensor array
There is provided in one embodiment an apparatus having an image sensor array. In one embodiment, the image sensor array can include monochrome pixels and color...
Portable RFID reading terminal with visual indication of scan trace
A portable radio-frequency identifier (RFID) reading terminal can comprise a microprocessor, a memory, an RFID reading device, and a display. The portable RFID...
Edge crack detection system
According to an exemplary embodiment, a method of detecting edge cracks in a die under test is provided. The method includes the following operations: receiving...
Ultra wideband radio frequency identification system, method, and
A method associated with a UWB RFID system provides for receiving a data transmission transmitted using UWB and accessing data within the data transmission...
Near field communication reader device, near field communication tag
device, near field communication system...
A near field communication reader device is provided including a transmitter to transmit a request to a near field communication tag device; wherein the request...
Methods and devices for identifying selected objects
A method of choosing an object from multiple objects using a wireless device includes receiving a backscatter communication signal from each of the objects,...
RFID integrated circuit identifier self-check
A Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tag IC stores an identifier and a check code. The IC determines whether the stored identifier is corrupted by comparing...
Magnetic secure transmission device hardware
A system for a baseband near field magnetic stripe data transmitter includes a mobile phone, a magnetic stripe transmission (MST) device and a payment button....
Always-available embedded theft reaction subsystem
A platform protected by a system, the platform including a power source, is described. The system in one embodiment comprises a risk behavior logic to detect a...
Secure communication architecture including video sniffer
Secure communication of user inputs is achieved by isolating part of an endpoint device such that certificates and encryption keys are protected from corruption...
Technologies for preventing hook-skipping attacks using processor
Technologies for monitoring system API calls include a computing device with hardware virtualization support. The computing device establishes a default memory...