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Adaptive traffic dynamics prediction
The disclosed embodiments relate to prediction of traffic dynamics. A descriptive model is provided that uses historical probe data to create "tidal-like"...
Fiber optic telemetry for switched-mode current-source amplifier in
magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Example systems, apparatus, circuits, and other embodiments described herein concern acquiring telemetry data from an MR system and providing the telemetry data...
Remote control system
Provided is a remote control system with which leakage current flowing in a switch can be reduced so that power consumption can be reduced. The remote control...
Intuitive way to point, access and control appliances and other objects in
A user equipment (UE) device pointed at an appliance to be controlled, or at an object that is to be accessed or about which information needs to retrieved,...
Apparatus and method of performing customer-designated action based on
A power grid event detection apparatus includes an event detection unit to detect a location of an event in a power grid, a customer location unit to determine...
Security alarm systems and methods
A method for providing notification of an alarm event to a plurality of individuals and communication therebetween having steps that include: receiving an alarm...
Industrial field real-time working condition radio alarm system
An industrial field real-time working condition radio alarm system, comprises a transmitting end (11) and a receiving end (12) carried a worker; the...
Method and system for hierarchical management of personal emergency
response system (PERS) devices
People at different levels of an organization can carry personal emergency response system (PERS) devices. A remote server can monitor the personal emergency...
Reminder apparatus and method for items left in a vehicle
A vehicle has an interior antenna for detecting transmissions from a keyless entry device (KED) and/or a radio frequency device (RFD) associated with a portable...
Non-contact noise attenuation water flow system and method for detecting
A low cost solution for detecting the flow of water in a sink using a non-contact vibration sensor coupled with a computer vision system and a passive switched...
Vehicle with tactile information delivery system
A device for delivering stimuli to a user of a vehicle includes a data generating device that generates signals regarding information regarding a vehicle or...
Verifying and monitoring stove operation
A method for an apparatus to monitor an appliance includes receiving information about a translation of a control knob of the appliance along an axis and a...
System and method for alerting and tracking with improved confidentiality
An alarm system comprising at least one first signal source communicating with a central unit configured for providing a logically true alerting signal when...
Biometric monitoring and alerting for a vehicle
A computer storage medium has embodied thereon computer-readable instructions that, when executed, perform a method for identifying biometric markers within a...
Digital fingerprint tracking
Techniques are described for tracking intruders of a monitored property by the unique identifying characteristics or "digital fingerprints" of electronic...
System and method for accident avoidance during mobile device usage
Generally, this disclosure provides systems, devices, methods and computer readable media for accident avoidance during mobile device usage. The mobile device...
Programmable proximity alert system for child in vehicle
A programmable proximity alert system for providing a sensory reminder to a parent when the exit the vicinity of a vehicle possibly containing their child. The...
Emergency monitoring of tagged objects
There are provided systems and methods for remote monitoring of tagged physical objects in an emergency. A user may set up a series of beacons at a facility of...
System and method of motion detection and secondary measurements
A regional monitoring system in communication with a plurality of locally displaced detectors can implement a fusion of inputs from a variety of additional...
Unreported event status change determination and alerting
In a method for determining an unreported event status change for an asset, an asset management system receives a position of an asset from a reporting source...
Bottle fraud detection system and method
A bottle fraud system and method encapsulates a wireless communication tag into a bottle to ensure the authenticity of the bottle. The tag stores information...
Electronic shelf label and method of displaying remaining battery life
An electronic shelf label system is provided. There is provided a method in which an electronic shelf label periodically transmits its remaining battery...
Electronic device that outputs easily recognizable notification sound and
An electronic device includes a sound output circuit, a notification sound control circuit, and a stop instruction accepting circuit. The sound output circuit...
Systems and methods for indicating the presence of a mobile device within
a passenger cabin
Systems and methods for indicating the presence of a mobile device within a passenger cabin are provided. A method for indicating the presence of a mobile...
Alarm sound detection device
By detecting the specific frequency component included in an alarm sound by a frequency analysis and a period analysis, even under a noisy and echo environment,...
Power management for an automated banking machine
An automatic banking machine operates responsive to data read from data bearing records corresponding to authorized user or financial account data. The machine...
Apparatus and method for playing poker-style games involving a draw
An apparatus and method for enhancing participation in gaming activities that involve replacement items, replacement cards, or other draw-type activity. A...
Peep device for poker card game machine
A peep device for a poker card game machine includes a box. The box is provided with first and second video cameras, circuit boards having light emitting diodes...
Method and apparatus for providing advice regarding gaming strategies
Methods for providing gaming advice are provided. For example, regarding a blackjack game, one or more first player cards are identified for a first player and...
System and method for providing a baccarat game based on financial market
A system comprises a client operable to communicate a bet regarding a baccarat game. The system further comprises a controller communicably coupled to the...
Gaming system and method for providing awards
A gaming system including a central server linked to a plurality of gaming machines is provided. The gaming system includes a plurality of progressive awards...
Gaming system with elimination feature
A method is described for running a feature on a gaming system comprising a plurality of gaming consoles linked by a communication network. The method comprises...
Bingo game system and method
A bingo system having individual bingo player terminals on which players purchase bingo cards at varying costs and play bingo, coupled to backend computer...
Award indicator for economic gaming activity
A system and method obtains random award-content information on an economic entity associated with a gaming establishment. The system has an award identifier...
Serving patrons in a wagering game environment
Systems and methods for serving patrons in a wagering game environment are described herein. In some embodiments, a method includes receiving patron service...
Wager recognition system having ambient light sensor and related method
A gaming table apparatus has a gaming table with a gaming table support surface. A token sensor assembly includes a container having a height and side walls...
Gaming chip having capacitive coupling and related methods
A system is disclosed for identifying and reading gaming tokens. The system includes: a plurality of gaming tokens; a playing surface including a network of...
Gaming machine systems and methods for accepting various currencies
A system including a bill or note validator of a gaming machine, a host computer, and a game credit meter. The bill or note validator is adapted to receive and...
Personalizable hybrid games
A system for personalizable hybrid games including a gambling game and an entertainment game are provided. A gaming system includes, a real world engine...
System and method of timing wagers in an integrated wagering and
interactive media platform
The invention relates to systems and methods of selecting and placing real-world wagers responsive to one or more wager triggers, obtaining outcomes of the...
Methods and systems for determining and selling wagering game outcomes to
be viewed remotely
In accordance with some embodiments, a plurality of outcomes are generated and used to create a video presentation of representative outcomes. The video...
Sponsored hybrid systems
A sponsored hybrid system includes: a real world controller coupled to a game world controller over a network, the real world controller constructed to provide...
Gaming system and method for providing team play
A gaming system where in one embodiment, as players play the primary games of the gaming devices, players are enabled to join one of a plurality of teams...
Gaming system and a method of gaming
A gaming system is disclosed which comprises a game implementer arranged to implement a game and to produce a game outcome, an outcome evaluator arranged to...
System and method for facilitating trades for bonus activity in gaming
A system and method for allowing gaming device participants to effect trades of player assets for improved odds of attaining gaming bonus events. A player...
A bet sensor for determining the value of a wager includes an at least partially transparent cover having a bet placement surface configured and oriented to...
Systems and methods for recommending games to registered players using
While a player is playing one game on a gaming machine, the systems and methods described herein recommend other games to the player based on the player's past...
Removable module and adapter for electronic gaming machine and associated
An electronic gaming machine has memory components configured for easy removal during programming or validation procedures. A module may carry first and second...
Gaming system and method providing a slot game including a symbol
generator modification event
Various embodiments of the present disclosure are directed to a gaming system and method providing a slot game including a symbol generator modification event....
User interface manager for a skill wagering interleaved game
Systems for a networked gaming system are disclosed, including an entertainment game controller connected to a game world controller, and constructed to:...