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Integrating three-dimensional elements into gaming environments
A wagering game system and its operations can include presenting wagering game content for a casino wagering game to have a two-dimensional appearance via an...
Gaming system having dynamic payback percentage as a function of enabled
A method of operating a wagering game comprises detecting receipt of a primary wager for playing a primary wagering game, and activating a first bonus feature...
Integrating social communities and wagering games
A wagering game system and its operations are described herein. In some examples, the operations can include electronically connecting to social network servers...
Gaming system and a method of gaming
Gaming systems and methods are disclosed. An example gaming system includes a symbol selector arranged to select a plurality of symbols for display at a...
Electronic parking meter mechanism with wireless communication antenna
An electronic single-space parking meter mechanism is provided. The electronic single-space parking meter mechanism includes an inner housing having a front...
Pharmacy medication verification system
A pharmacy medication verification system is particularly useful for verifying medications to be dispensed to hospital patients while minimizing or eliminating...
There is disclosed an authentication device (10) for authenticating a luminescent security mark, the device comprising: an illumination source (30) configured...
Chip handling devices and related methods
Chip sorting devices and methods of ejecting chips from chip wells are disclosed. In some embodiments, chip sorting devices may include at least one chip...
Systems and methods for voting
Various embodiments are directed to systems and methods for facilitating voting. A first computer system may select a voter data pack for a first voter. The...
System and method for keyless entry and remote starting vehicle with an
OEM remote embedded in vehicle
A vehicle comprising a keyless go system, and at least one key fob, said keyless go system being operatively connected to a locking/unlocking subsystem and an...
Vehicle integration of BLE nodes to enable passive entry and passive start
A system and method for employing BLE nodes in a PEPS system to determine whether a FOB is within or outside of a vehicle. The method includes interrogating the...
Operation communication system
An operation communication system is provided including a server, a mobile device, and a reader device. The server and the reader device communicate data with...
Polarized images for security
One embodiment may take the form of a method for providing security for access to a goal including storing a first image and receiving a second image comprising...
Universal vehicle notification system
Methods and systems for a vehicle system that include determining whether a vehicle action is necessary and providing a notification to predetermined users....
Vehicle electronic key system
A vehicle electronic key system for unlocking a vehicle includes an electronic key and a vehicle controlling device. The electronic key includes a first...
Delivery system via electronic lockboxes
A cam lock for cabinets, drawers, drug cabinets, credenzas, sliding doors, lockers, mail boxes and other door type applications is compact in size, fits an...
Method and a device for determining and optimizing parameters that are
characteristic of the operation of a...
A method of determining parameters that are characteristics of the operation of a vehicle having a power plant with at least one engine and mechanical...
Door monitoring system
A door assembly includes a first door skin and a second door skin spaced apart from the first door skin. The assembly also includes an energy sensor generating...
Methods and systems for using multiple permanent postage rates in mailing
A mailing machine that provides for permanent postage is described. Postage may be purchased at one point of time at a then prevailing rate and used in the...
Thermal detection in an augmented reality system
An augmented reality (AR) device comprises a transparent display, a thermal sensor, a depth sensor, and a processor. The thermal sensor generates thermal data...
Object outlining to initiate a visual search
Methods and devices for initiating a search of an object are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method is disclosed that includes receiving sensor data from a...
System and method for dynamic in-vehicle virtual reality
A method for in-vehicle dynamic virtual reality, including receiving vehicle data from a portable device, the portable device operably connected for computer...
Imitating physical subjects in photos and videos with augmented reality
Technologies for rendering augmented reality virtual objects include an augmented reality device to capture an image and recognize subjects within the image....
Third person view augmented reality
In one embodiment, a panoramic camera captures a panorama of the physical environment visible from a position within the physical environment. An orientation...
Touch and social cues as inputs into a computer
A system for automatically displaying virtual objects within a mixed reality environment is described. In some embodiments, a see-through head-mounted display...
Compression of a three-dimensional modeled object
It is proposed a computer-implemented method for compressing a three-dimensional modeled object. The method comprises: providing a mesh of the three-dimensional...
System and method for displaying video surveillance fields of view
A system and method are provided for displaying video surveillance fields of view limitations. The system and method perform video surveillance of a given area...
Apparatus and method for forming light field image
An apparatus and method for forming a light field image includes projecting vertices of a graphic object to a far plane corresponding to a first distance...
Medical image display apparatus, medical image display method, and medical
image display program
A medical image display apparatus includes: a medical image obtaining section for obtaining a three dimensional medical image of a subject; a display control...
Apparatus for enhancement of 3-D images using depth mapping and light
An apparatus for enhancing a 3-D image illuminated by a light source and having associated depth and texture information includes generating from the depth...
Automatic decoration of a three-dimensional model
A method and apparatus for automatically decorating a three-dimensional model is disclosed. The method may include receiving an image file from a user. The...
Three-dimensional image generation apparatus and three-dimensional image
In a three-dimensional image generation apparatus, a CPU concatenates meshes of a plurality of objects which meet a predefined concatenation condition, and...
Automatic partitioning techniques for multi-phase pixel shading
Automatic partitioning techniques for multi-phase pixel shading are described. In an example embodiment, an apparatus may comprise logic, at least a portion of...
Distributing primitives to multiple rasterizers
One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a technique for parallel distribution of primitives to multiple rasterizers. Multiple, independent geometry...
Software incorporating efficient 3-D rendering
Design software in accordance with an implementation of the present invention is configured to provide believable three-dimensional representations of user...
Processing unordered point cloud
Described are methods and systems of processing three-dimensional ("3D") data by generating an edge map, a depth map, or both. Data points are placed into a bin...
Animating objects using the human body
Methods of animating objects using the human body are described. In an embodiment, a deformation graph is generated from a mesh which describes the object....
Restoring digital image noise lost in a blur
Embodiments of the present invention provide systems, methods, and computer storage media directed to restoring digital image noise lost in a blur process. In...
Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program
There is provided an image processing apparatus including a processing unit configured to superimpose a plurality of X-ray images that are based on X-ray...
Using frequency decomposition for better color consistency in a
A method and apparatus for synthesis of homogeneous regions when infilling a missing region, such as for inpainting removed (or moved) objects from the image is...
Image strip display
A well log is obtained that includes log data gathered along a trajectory of a wellbore. An orientation parameter defining a perspective for displaying the log...
Method and apparatus for improved processing of graphics primitives
Operating a graphics processing pipeline that includes processing stages including a rasteriser that rasterises input primitives to generate graphics fragments...
Display of graphical representations of legends in virtualized data
A computer-implemented method for displaying graphical representation of legends in a data visualization engine is provided. The computer-implemented method...
Methods and apparatus for data visualization of hierarchical data
Methods and apparatuses for creating an output graphic using a processing device may include receiving one or more elements of a hierarchical data structure,...
Program information generation system, method for program information
generation, program for program...
A system according to an embodiment may include: a generation unit that acquires axis information in a coordinate system drawing execution status of a program,...
Method and apparatus for performing sentiment analysis based on user
reactions to displayable content
A computer implemented method and apparatus for acquiring sentiment analysis information based on user reactions to displayable content. The method comprises...
Method to optimize the visualization of a map's projection based on data
A method and system for generating a map using a computer is based on data and weighted factors to minimize corresponding projection distortions. The method and...
Example-based edge-aware directional texture painting
Example-based edge-aware directional texture painting techniques are described. Inputs are received that define a target direction field and a plurality of...
Method of setting grayscale value of liquid crystal panel and liquid
A method of setting a grayscale value of a liquid crystal panel, each pixel unit in the liquid crystal panel comprises a main pixel M and a sub pixel S, having...
A device that provides a map and/or navigation application that displays items on the map and/or navigation instructions differently in different modes. The...