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Assisted text input for computing devices
Various approaches provide for detecting and recognizing text to enable a user to perform various functions or tasks. For example, a user could point a camera...
Remotely controlled crowd-sourced media capture
The disclosed technology receives at a second computing device a message from a first computing device comprising at least an indication of a physical motion, a...
Audio signal level estimation in cameras
A camera system includes a first microphone, a second microphone, and a microphone controller. The first microphone and the second microphone are configured to...
Handheld device with reconfiguring touch controls
Embodiments of the invention provide a system for reconfiguring touch controls on a device, such as a cell phone, in reaction to a user's changing mode of...
Automatic sharing of digital multimedia
Devices and methods for automatic sharing of digital multimedia include, in one embodiment, obtaining factor data affecting a decision on whether or not to...
An automated document processing machine may comprise an electro-mechanical transport subsystem configured to convey a document through the machine, and a...
Photoconductive antenna, terahertz wave generating device, camera, imaging
device, and measuring device
A photoconductive antenna is adapted to generate terahertz waves when irradiated by pulsed light. The photoconductive antenna includes a semiconductor layer, a...
Process for locating a positron radionuclide, applications and device for
The present disclosure relates to a method for locating a radionuclide emitting positons and having a child core emitting a photon by de-excitation, that...
System and method for simultaneous capture of two video streams
A method and process for video recording on a mobile device that simultaneously records, syncs, and combines two captured video streams into one resulting video...
Senior driver training
A driver training system comprising computerized means for presenting a user of the system with simultaneous footage of a driving environment recorded from...
Lost vehicle recovery utilizing associated feature pairs
According to the embodiments described herein, a method for lost vehicle recovery utilizing associated feature pairs may include, for a materials handling...
Location information determined from depth camera data
The subject disclosure is directed towards obtaining relatively precise location data with respect to a mapped space, based upon depth camera coordinates, for...
Method and apparatus for controlling a virtual camera
A method of controlling the movement of a virtual camera whose image plane provides a cut-out from a captured image of a scene is disclosed. The method...
Systems, devices, and methods for displaying a barcode at a computing
Embodiments of the systems, devices, and methods described herein generally facilitate the display of a barcode at a computing device for capture by another...
Apparatus and method for image matching between multiview cameras
An apparatus for image matching between multiview cameras includes a pattern model storing unit to store a pattern model, a matching processing unit to match...
Detecting camera conditions to initiate camera maintenance
Generally discussed herein are techniques, software, apparatuses, and systems configured for detecting an anomaly in a camera. In one or more embodiments a...
System and method for capturing token data with a portable computing
A system and method for collecting and managing information taken from tokens, like credit cards and gift cards, includes a portable computing device (PCD). The...
Three-dimensional object detection device
A three-dimensional object detection device basically includes a three-dimensional object detection unit, a natural object assessment unit and a control unit....
Foreground detector for video analytics system
Techniques are disclosed for creating a background model of a scene using both a pixel based approach and a context based approach. The combined approach...
Method for the optical identification of objects in motion
The method includes the steps of acquiring, by at least one camera having a predetermined magnification ratio, at least one image containing at least one coded...
Contemporaneous gesture and keyboard entry authentication
A restricted access device such as a cellphone, a tablet or a personal computer, analyzes contemporaneous keyboard inputs of a password and gestures to...
Imaging systems and methods for user input detection
An imaging system may be provided that includes a camera module, a transparent or translucent surface, and processing circuitry that is configured to perform...
Method for recognizing gestures and gesture detector
The present invention relates to a method for recognizing gestures within a two-dimensional video stream for use in conference situations and the like,...
Gesture and touch-based interactivity with objects using 3D zones in an
An interactive, zone-based installation enables a user to interact with an object, such as a retail product, an appliance, a food item, a poster, a non-touch...
Method and apparatus for operating notification function in user device
A method and an apparatus for operating a reception notification function in a user device are provided. The method includes detecting a face of a user in...
Environment recognition guide system for movable medical equipment and
An environment recognition guide system and method for guiding a movable medical equipment are disclosed. The environment recognition guide system includes a...
Camera module and portable device using the same
An embodiment of the invention provides a 3D camera module. The 3D camera module comprise a first lens, a second lens, a shutter control device, a first mirror,...
Mirrored photographing system
A mirrored photographing system is disclosed herein. In some embodiments, a mirrored photographing system comprises a back plate, a mirror, and a camera. The...
System including a seamless lens cover and related methods
A seamless lens cover, and methods of forming such a seamless lens cover. The cap structure that covers a camera of a rotating panoramic camera system includes...
Zoom lens system, interchangeable lens apparatus and camera system
A zoom lens system comprising: a negative first lens unit including at least one positive lens element; a positive second lens unit including at least one...
Optical image capturing system
The invention discloses a seven-piece optical lens for capturing image and a seven-piece optical system for capturing image. In order from an object side to an...
Thermographic inspection techniques
A system may include a fluid source fluidically coupled to a plenum; a thermal camera; at least one flow meter; and a computing device communicatively connected...
Methods and systems for producing visible light and x-ray image data
An imaging system may include a main enclosure having at least one access door that defines a substantially light-tight imaging compartment when the access door...
Apparatus for a cooktop having a camera for recognition of operating
A cooktop includes a boundary element which borders the cooktop at least on one side, and a camera for recognition of operating gestures, wherein the camera is...
Multi-sensor based automatic brewing mass overturn machine
A multi-sensor based automatic brewing mass overturn machine comprising a moving module, a vinegar brewing mass information monitoring module, a system control...
A track-data verification vehicle and method for verifying positive train control (PTC) track data. The vehicle includes a 360.degree. camera and a precision...
Vehicle vision system with yaw rate determination
A vision system for a vehicle includes a camera having a forward field of view to the exterior of the vehicle through the vehicle windshield. A control includes...
Camera for mounting on a vehicle
A camera for mounting on a vehicle includes a front housing member, a rear housing member, a lens member mounted to the front housing member and an imaging...
Motor vehicle and method for operating a motor vehicle
Motor vehicle with at least one control device, a thermal imaging camera and an image processing device, wherein the image processing device is designed to...
Method for production control in stretch blow molding of plastic
containers and a test preform
A method for production control in stretch blow molding of plastic containers in a blow molding machine, and a test preform for the use therewith, and a blow...
Information storage medium, image generation system, and image generation
An information storage medium that stores a program, the program causing a computer to function as a moving object control section that controls movement of a...
Storage medium having stored thereon information processing program,
information processing apparatus,...
An image is displayed on a portable display apparatus that outputs at least body state data based on an attitude and/or a motion of the portable display...
Methods for treating sinus ostia using balloon catheter devices having a
slidable balloon portion
A method comprises providing a balloon catheter device; locating a balloon portion within a paranasal sinus ostium while the balloon portion is in the first...
There is provided an endoscope camera that achieves closer cumulative tolerance of a camera head and achieves improved accuracy in positioning the camera head....
Bag with anti-theft function cross reference to related application
Disclosed herein is a bag with an anti-theft function which is used to temporarily store various valuables (a wallet, a cellular phone, a camera, a watch, etc.)...
Method and apparatus for teleoperation, guidance and odor detection
training of a freely roaming animal through...
Electronic components, including a transceiver (220) for two-way wireless communications, are carried by a freely roaming animal (190) such as a rat. Electrodes...
Automatic display of remote camera image
A farm vehicle includes a crop gathering mechanism to convey harvested crop material to a crop flow path passing internally through at least part of the...
Lens cover for camera