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Image inspecting apparatus and image inspecting program
Image inspecting apparatus compares first image data created as data representing a reference-image acting as an inspecting reference with second image data...
Document unbending systems and methods
Embodiments of a processing systems and methods can unbend an image of facing pages of a bound book. An exemplary processing system can comprise an...
Information processing apparatus, system, method, and medium storing
An information processing apparatus may include a memory storing instructions and at least one processor configured to process the instructions to receive an...
Image processing device, image processing method, image processing
program, and image display device
A contour direction estimating unit estimates a contour direction in which signal values of pixels are constant values for each pixel, a low pass filter unit...
Image enhancing device and image enhancement method
An image is sharpened by using a frequency component higher than Nyquist frequency. An image enhancing device 1 according to an embodiment of the present...
Debanding image data based on spatial activity
A method for attenuating banding in image data may involve receiving a stream of input pixels. The method may then include applying a bi-lateral filter to a...
Flexible display device and method for changing display area
A display device to change an image displayed in a display area when the display area is changed includes a memory, a location output unit and a screen display...
Display method and electronic device
The present disclosure provides a display method and an electronic device. The method comprises: obtaining a third display content based on the first display...
Method for edge detection, method for motion detection, method for pixel
interpolation utilizing up-sampling,...
A pixel interpolation method for interpolating a pixel value of a target pixel in a target picture is disclosed. The pixel interpolation method includes...
Video channel display method and apparatus
Methods for video display using a computing system. The computing system includes a main computing module and an ancillary computing module. The main computing...
System and method for morphing a CAD design element
A system and method for morphing a design element which precisely and efficiently morphs a design element within a data file to new target parameters by...
Method and apparatus for medical image registration
Disclosed are a method and apparatus for registering images having different modalities. The medical image registration method includes performing, at an...
Single precision vector permute immediate with "word" vector write mask
The present invention is generally related to the field of image processing, and more specifically to an instruction set for processing images. Vector...
Scale-up techniques for multi-GPU passthrough
A device for processing graphics data includes a plurality of graphics processing units. Each graphics processing unit may correspond to a virtualized operating...
Developer controlled layout
A method for processing graphics for a GPU program, translating instructions from a shading language into an intermediate language with a front end of a GPU...
Efficient super-sampling with per-pixel shader threads
Techniques for dispatching pixel information in a graphics processing pipeline. A fragment processing unit generates a pixel that includes multiple samples...
Method and apparatus for compiling and executing an application using
virtualization in a heterogeneous system
A method and apparatus for compiling and executing an application including Central Processing Unit (CPU) source code and Graphic Processing Unit (GPU) source...
Multi-source, multi-destination data transfers
A method and system for transferring an image. A user-selected image is received. Displayed are: (a) a graphic object representing a web page, (b) a first...
System and method for providing low latency to applications using
Methods, apparatuses, and computer readable media are disclosed for responding to requests. A method of responding to requests may include receiving requests...
Plant safety design assistance device and plant monitoring and maintenance
A Plant safety design assistance device (100) is configured by a communication device (140), a diagnostics and monitoring device (110), a fault inspection...
Expanding a social network by the action of a single user
Techniques for creating a social network are provided. Private relationships that are established (e.g., in the context of instant messaging) may become public...
System, method, and medium for social network information feed in-line
purchasing by text recognition
Embodiments described herein disclose a system and method for providing an improved user experience for purchasing a product within an information feed. An...
Implementing menu pages in a social networking system
A social networking system can generate or utilize a social menu in a social network page. The social menu can be generated based on a crowd-sourced user...
Comment delivery and filtering architecture
Methods, systems, and devices are described for associating comments with playback of media content. A central server computer system stores a plurality of...
Social namespace addressing for non-unique identifiers
A device, system, and method are directed towards enabling a user to disambiguate an identity of a member included in a user's social network (USN), and towards...
Invite abuse prevention
Techniques for invite abuse prevention are described. In an implementation, data that describes mutual activities of the clients with one or more resources...
Social networking management server
A social media management server (MS) provides a single authentication point for a client device to log in to multiple social networking accounts. Through the...
Insurance processing systems and methods using mobile devices for proof of
Systems, methods, apparatus, means and computer program code for operating a mobile device and an insurance processing system are provide which include...
Systems and methods for managing electronic interactive gaming-based
The field of the invention relates to systems and methods for facilitating investments through interactive online gaming. In one embodiment, an interactive...
Systems and methods to facilitate generation of pricing information via a
Systems and methods are provided to generate and exchange pricing information by a pricing engine. According to one embodiment, a pricing graph having a...
Sy based integrated policy and charging control
Various exemplary embodiments relate to a method for managing subscriber usage in a mobile network by a policy and charging rules function (PCRF) including:...
Process of and system for facilitating cash collections deposits and
A process of facilitating cash collection deposits and deposit tracking includes identifying by a retailer an amount of cash collected by that retailer,...
System and method for managing educational institution borrower debt
A system is disclosed that makes it easy for educational institutions to contact and counsel student loan borrowers to promote successful loan repayment. The...
Automatic budgeting system
Provided is a software application containing instructions to receive an identifier associated with an item to be purchased by a user. The software application...
Dynamic auction monitor with graphic interpretive data change indicators
A method, system, and computer program product for updating an auction monitor display with highlighting or emphasis in the form of graphic data change...
Retail venue ordering system and method
A system for decentralized ordering of goods and/or services such as food and/or drinks at a venue such as a hotel or restaurant is disclosed. The venue uploads...
Portfolio-level decision support
The present invention employs branded virtual characters to engage and educate users regarding an array of health-related insurance, financial, and other...
Method and system for purchasing of goods and services via image
A method for facilitating an image-based transaction includes: capturing, by a first input device, an image of a product to be sold; receiving, by a second...
Continuum-based selection of product choice
Systems, methods and computer program products for facilitating searching, obtaining and displaying product choice recommendations using inputs, including...
Systems and methods for facilitating electronic commerce over a network
In accordance with embodiments of the present disclosure, systems and methods for facilitating electronic commerce over a network include communicating with a...
Systems and methods for facilitating interactions between consumers and
individuals having marketable public...
Systems and methods are disclosed for processing transactions and associated dated. In one exemplary implementation, there is provided a method for processing...
Reconciling detailed transaction feedback
Reconciling detailed transaction feedback by detecting a rating of a transaction, where the rating indicates a negative experience, mining the sentiment of...
Product recommendations based on analysis of social experiences
A method for recommending products. The method may include receiving an identification element associated with an image or a visual code captured by a user. The...
Targeted marketing based on social media interaction
A system and method for providing targeted marketing to a user based on the user's social media interaction. The system includes one or more computing platforms...
Conversion and display of a user input
Described herein are methods and systems allowing a company to market and advertise its brands, products and/or services in a mobile platform by use of an...
Efficient large-scale compensation calculation system
The compensation calculation system provides in one embodiment a promotion based system. A series of user interfaces allow a user to define an incentive...
Systems and methods to process transactions and offers via a gateway
A system, configured to integrate the processing of transactions and offers applicable to the transactions, includes: a data warehouse storing an offer in...
Method and system for coupling mobile interactive content to a club reward
The method and system for coupling mobile interactive content to a club reward program is disclosed herein. A business utilizes the present inventions as part...
System and method for preference generation
The system provides a method and apparatus for preference generation that allows, for example, geographic boundaries to be easily implemented by a user. The...
Protective cover with information display function
A protective cover with information display function includes a main body, at least one receiving unit provided on the main body, and at least one sheet of...