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Apparatus for increasing sharpness
An apparatus for increasing sharpness is provided. The apparatus according to an exemplary embodiment of the present disclosure can improve sharpness of an...
Image processing device, image processing method, and image processing
Image processing is performed in view of the difference between the chroma component and the brightness component in an image, with a relatively smaller amount...
Image processing device, method of controlling image processing device,
and program for causing computer to...
There is provided an image processing device including a depth acquisition unit and a smoothing processing unit. The depth acquisition unit acquires a depth to...
Apparatus and method for processing color image using depth image
An image processing apparatus and method using a depth image are provided. The image processing apparatus may include a region determination unit to determine a...
Reproducing device, setting changing method, and setting changing device
A method, an apparatus, and a non-transitory computer-readable medium for display control. The display control apparatus comprises a circuitry configured to...
Mobile terminal, display device and controlling method thereof
A display device, a mobile terminal, and a method for displaying a second screen image are discussed. The display device according to one embodiment includes an...
Image processing device, image processing method and medium
An image processing device according to the present invention includes: a weight calculation unit that determines an area where a feature value of an input...
Systems and methods for stroke rendering on digital maps
To provide smoothly scaleable map features on interactive digital maps, a first and a second sets of style parameters for rendering a map feature at a first...
Architectures and methods for creating and representing time-dependent
Aspects of the technology pertain to geographical image processing of time-dependent imagery. Various assets acquired at different times are stored and...
Automatic scaling of objects based on depth map for image editing
Automatic scaling of image objects being moved or copied to a target object location is presented. An original image and its depth map are received within which...
Display control device and data processing system
The display control device has a register for holding mode data for giving: a direction about which of a first display mode for performing display control of...
Terminal device, image display method, and storage medium
Captured or input image data is converted into an image of a size of a specific number of pixels. Then, predetermined plural types of different effects are...
Device for image decomposition using a wavelet transform
A device for decomposing images into at least three levels by wavelet transform comprises a first unit executing a first level of decomposition and a second...
Head mounted display update buffer
Techniques related to providing updates in a head mounted display (HMD) device are described herein. A HMD may be configured to display a view of an...
Display device and information collecting method using the same
A display device is provided. The device includes memories, a display unit, and a data collecting memory. The memories store a plurality of kinds of image data...
Non raster row pixel processing
A system and method for processing digital images that efficiently buffers pixel data relating to digital images is disclosed. Pixel values are read from an...
Memory space mapping techniques for server based graphics processing
The server based graphics processing techniques, describer herein, include loading a given instance of a guest shim layer and loading a given instance of a...
Concealing data within images
A method and apparatus for concealing data. Frequency information is identified for a number of data object types of a set of data objects in the data using a...
Systems and methods for securing the manufacturing supply chain
Securing the manufacturing supply chain with digital certificates. A token is coupled to a manufacturing station and enabled via a personal identification...
Method and apparatus to calculate real-time customer satisfaction and
loyalty metric using social media analytics
A method and system are disclosed for providing a near-real-time measurement of sentiment and advocacy associated with user interactions within a social media...
Computer implemented methods and apparatus for providing selective
notifications in an online social network
Disclosed are various implementations of different methods, apparatus, systems, and computer-readable storage media for providing selective notifications in an...
Categorizing financial transactions based on business preferences
During operation of a system, a financial transaction of an individual is associated with one or more predefined categories based on scores that indicate the...
Graphical display with integrated recent period zoom and historical period
A system and method are provided for displaying a data series. In one embodiment, a graphical interface is provided including at least one axis that is divided...
Event server using caching
An event server adapted to receive events from an input stream and produce an output event stream. The event server uses a processor using code in an event...
Method, medium, and system for keyword bidding in a market cooperative
A computer-implemented method and system for keyword bidding in a market cooperative are disclosed. A particular embodiment includes receiving a keyword bid...
Footwear products including data transmission capabilities
Footwear systems include an article of footwear and a data transmission system engaged with the article of footwear. The transmission system transmits data to a...
System and method of intelligently recommending based on social media
A system and method of intelligently recommending items based on social media communications are provided. A communication in a first format is intercepted from...
Automatic image-based recommendations using a color palette
Systems and methods are described that recommend images, items, and/or metadata based at least in part on a reference color palette or reference color name. A...
Virtual custom framing expert system
Disclosed are various embodiments for facilitating an electronic framing process. A virtual framing system may access a digital image provided by or otherwise...
Method of raising funds for an organization
The present invention relates to a method of raising funds for an organization. In one embodiment, the organization distributes a solicitation to a buyer, or...
Providing commercial enterprise data with map data
Disclosed are methods and systems for downloading map data. A database of layers of map data is maintained. The map data may be representative of at least one...
Business model based on multi-level application widgets and system thereof
Provided is a business model based on multi-level application widgets and a system thereof, including: embedding, by a server, intended application widgets in...
Order management system with technical decoupling
An order management system is provided. The order management system receives a provisioning order, where the provisioning order includes at least one order...
Multimedia marketing and distribution system
A central server having a computer readable storage media for storing multimedia material, such as motion pictures and television programming, in digital format...
Customized landing pages
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for personalizing landing pages. In one aspect, a method...
Systems and methods for online direct marketing and advertising on
registration based websites and web-based...
An online direct marketing and advertising system is presented in which advertisers have an opportunity to send targeted promotions, coupons and offers that are...
Observation platform for performing structured communications
Methods and systems are disclosed for sending information in an observation platform. A determination is made, at an observation platform, that a first...
Determining influence in a social networking system
An influence metric describing the influence of a social networking system object on social networking system users is determined based on affinities between...
System and method for assigning pieces of content to time-slots samples
for measuring effects of the assigned...
Systems and methods provide for assigning pieces of content to time-slots samples for measuring effects of the assigned content. Systems and methods provide for...
Systems and methods for matching a user to social data
A system comprising a computer-readable storage medium storing at least one program and a computer-implemented method for matching social data to a user of a...
System and method for securely managing delivery and redemption of
location-based incentives and customer...
A plurality of credentials is retrieved for a user by a computing device, wherein each of the plurality of credentials is associated with a loyalty program. For...
System and method for providing international coupon-less discounts
The systems and methods of the disclosure allow user from various countries to take advantage of offers when they are traveling internationally. Once the...
Automated system for adapting market data and evaluating the market value
A system includes a remotely-located server implementing a metric server adapter, a metrics application, and a communication application. The metric server...
Method and system for targeting small businesses
A method for identifying business service recommendations includes: storing merchant profiles, each profile including data related to a merchant including a...
Systems and methods for visual representation of offers
A method and system for providing geographic location notifications for targeted offers is disclosed. One embodiment of the invention is directed to a method...
Integrated change management unit
An integrated system for managing changes in regulatory and nonregulatory requirements for business activities at an industrial or commercial facility....
Wearable device made with silicone rubber and electronic components
A wearable device includes a wearable device structure at least partially made of a silicone rubber. A support member is at least partially positioned in the...
Biometric based authorization systems for electronic fund transfers
A money transfer authorization method that includes the step of providing transferor biometric information to a party verification processor that verifies an...
System and method for protecting electronic money transactions
Disclosed are systems and methods for protecting electronic money transactions from fraud and malware. An exemplary method include scanning a computer to detect...
Card registry systems and methods
A card registry system is configured to automatically identify financial card information in one or more credit files associated with a consumer and populate a...