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Prize wheel with gesture-based control
A method and an arrangement for the operation of a prize wheel by a user. The position of the center of gravity and the position of a hand of the user are...
Virtual model navigation methods and apparatus
Virtual model navigation methods and apparatus are described. According to one aspect, a user device includes a display screen configured to depict visual...
Remote collaboration of a subject and a graphics object in a same view of a 3D scene. In one embodiment, one or more cameras of a collaboration system may be...
Digital camera with orientation sensor for optical tracking of objects
An object tracking system has an inertial orientation sensor attached to a camera. The sensor uses a rigid body position and orientation (with or without...
System and method for object extraction
A system and method for capturing images from various angles of an object that is resting on an orientation indication background, using a camera of a mobile...
Image overlaying and comparison for inventory display auditing
Example methods disclosed herein to perform inventory display auditing include comparing a reference image of an inventory display obtained during a prior audit...
Security social network
A security social network allows registered members to participate in providing security. Persons can register and devices can be registered via a security...
Image-related methods and arrangements
A user captures an image of a retail product with a smartphone. Product recommendations associated with the retail product are provided to the smartphone. One...
Asset tracking and monitoring along a transport route
A system and computer program product for tracking and monitoring assets along a transport route. The system includes at least one receiver for receiving asset...
Learning systems and methods
A sequence of images depicting an object is captured, e.g., by a camera at a point-of-sale terminal in a retail store. The object is identified, such as by a...
Device with camera at or near junction of first panel and second panel
In one aspect, a device includes a first panel at least bearing a keyboard, a second panel at least bearing a display and which is coupled to the first panel at...
Method and apparatus for identifying a person by measuring body part
distances of the person
A method is described that includes capturing a pixelated depth image of a person with a depth camera. The method also includes identifying body parts from the...
Visualizing video within existing still images
Video from a video camera can be integrated into a still image, with which it shares common elements, to provide greater context and understandability....
Method and apparatus for protecting eyesight
A method and an apparatus for controlling a display in order to secure an appropriate viewing distance between a digital device and a user who is viewing the...
Methods and systems for monitoring a worker performing a crowdsourced task
The disclosed embodiments illustrate methods and systems for monitoring a worker performing a crowdsourced task being presented on a computing device. The...
Image capture enhancement using dynamic control image
Embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for image capture with infrared emitters, with associated computer control and processing for...
System and method for enabling a camera used with an electronic device
using detection of a unique motion
A biometric recognition system for providing security for an electronic device includes a digital camera for providing a biometric image from a user of the...
Personal authentication method and personal authentication device
(Purpose) The present invention provides a technology capable of simply performing individual authentication with high accuracy by extracting the feature of the...
Apparatus and method of hosting or accepting hologram images and
transferring the same through a holographic or...
An apparatus, method and computer readable media for hosting, controlling, displaying, manipulating and/or transferring hologram(s) or holographic image(s),...
Autonomous camera switching
A computing device having multiple sensors can operate in different modes, wherein each mode causes data captured by different sensors to be transmitted to a...
Information processing apparatus and method, information processing
system, and providing medium
The invention enables users to virtually attach information to situations in the real world, and also enables users to quickly and easily find out desired...
Electronic device including a housing and a camera that is activated based
on a posture and a grabbing form
An electronic device includes a camera; an acceleration sensor that detects an acceleration applied to a housing; a posture determining unit that determines a...
Zoom lens and camera device
The zoom lens comprises five or more groups of lens pieces, namely, the foremost or first lens group of positive refractive power located the closest to an...
Inner focusing lens
An inner focusing lens has sequentially from the object side, a first lens group having a positive refractive power, a second lens group having a negative...
Thermal compensation to adjust camera lens focus
An integrated image sensor and a camera lens apparatus comprising of an image sensor substrate, a camera lens mount, a lens barrel, a lens optical assembly and...
Particle detector, system and method
The invention provides use of one or more emitted beams of radiation (16), for example, laser beam(s), in combination with an image capturing means (14), for...
Method and a device for determining navigation parameters of an aircraft
during a landing phase
A device for determining navigation parameters of an aircraft during a landing phase includes a video system including at least one digital video camera...
Concealed surveillance camera system for lighting devices
A combined concealed surveillance camera and photosensor control system is contained in an outer housing of predetermined configuration and dimensions to...
An intelligent system for a bicycle is provided with a control assembly including a saddle control device, a sensor device, a digital camera, a lighting device,...
Bicycle with an intelligent system
An intelligent system for a bicycle is provided with a control assembly including a seat bag control device, a sensor device, a digital camera, a lighting...
Theft deterrence, prevention, and recovery system and method
A theft deterrence, prevention, and recovery system for use in monitoring a theft status of a vehicle includes a cabin module positioned in the interior cabin...
Redundant object detection for driver assistance systems
A device for redundant object detection includes a stereo camera having two image sensors, a first processor for detecting objects by stereo image evaluation of...
Workpiece mounting system, workpiece mounting method, sunroof unit holding
device, and sunroof unit holding method
A workpiece mounting system mounts a sunroof member to an inner panel of a body. The workpiece mounting system is provided with a first robot, a second robot,...
Reconfigurable robotic system
A system includes digital servo modules and building blocks that are assemblable in several permutations to construct robotic figures. A central controller...
Image processing program and image processing device for moving display
A video game device calculates a difference vector extending from a predetermined reference position on the screen to an input position. Moreover, the video...
Calibrating laser beam position and shape using an image capture device
The present invention provides improved methods and systems for laser beam positioning, shape profile, size profile, drift, and/or deflection calibration using...
X-ray reduction system
An x-ray system comprising an x-ray source, a single essentially round collimator, a camera, a detector and a monitor, means for moving the collimator in a...
Interactive binocular video display
Various systems and methods for providing a repositionable video display on a mobile device, to emulate the effect of user-controlled binoculars, are described...
Camera feed distribution from event venue virtual seat cameras
Event venues may be set up to include multiple cameras, each camera providing a video feed providing a view from a different location in an eventgoer seating...
Apparatus and method for calibrating a camera
An apparatus for calibrating a camera comprises a camera; an input unit configured to receive a segmentation diagonal ratio of the environment quadrangle; a...
Video streaming and video telephony downlink performance analysis system
The technology disclosed relates to scoring user experience of video frames displayed on a mobile or other video display device. In particular, it relates to...
Surveillance cameras with test ports and related systems and methods
A surveillance camera includes a primary power connection for electrically connecting the camera to a primary power source. The camera includes a housing and a...
Stereoscopic video generation
A method of generating a stereoscopic video may include determining movement between a first frame of a monoscopic video and a second frame of the monoscopic...
Lens module applied to camera
A lens module includes a first wafer level lens group, a second wafer level lens group, a first sensor, and a second sensor. The first wafer level lens group...
Visually-assisted stereo acquisition from a single camera
A method of indicating a suitable pose for a camera for obtaining a stereoscopic image, with the camera comprising an imaging sensor. The method comprises...
Hybrid camera sensor for night vision and day color vision
A hybrid imaging array and method for using the same is disclosed. The image array includes a low-light imaging array and a color imaging array. The two imaging...