|| List of recent Codes-related patents
|Operation of a dual instruction pipe virus co-processor|
Circuits and methods are provided for detecting, identifying and/or removing undesired content. According to one embodiment, a content object is stored by a general purpose processor to a system memory.
|Authenticating medium, authenticating terminal, authenticating server, and method for authentication by using same|
The present invention relates to an authenticating medium, an authenticating terminal, an authenticating server, and a method for authentication by using same. According to the present invention, an operating code for creating an authentication requesting code is periodically updated, and thus the authentication requesting code is also periodically changed.
|Application programming interfaces for data parallel computing on multiple processors|
A method and an apparatus for a parallel computing program calling apis (application programming interfaces) in a host processor to perform a data processing task in parallel among compute units are described. The compute units are coupled to the host processor including central processing units (cpus) and graphic processing units (gpus).
|Method for programming language dependent merging of program codes|
Method executed by a computer for automatically merging changes applied to a first modified program code of a program code and to a second modified program code of the program code, both modified program codes being electronically coded and comprising one or more items, the items being items of a specific programming language; the method comprising the steps of determining from each of the program code, the first modified program code and the second modified program code a respective data structure by programming language dependent parsing of the program code, the first modified program code and the second modified program code, thereby obtaining a syntax information of the program code and the first and second modified program code; determining a first data structure difference between the data structure of the program code and the data structure of the first modified program code by comparing items xi in the data structure of the program code with items yj in the data structure of the first modified program code and identifying items ym′ for which no equivalent in the data structure of the program code can be identified, the first data structure difference comprising the items ym′; determining a second data structure difference between the data structure of the program code and the data structure of the second modified program code by comparing items xi in the data structure of the program code with items zj in the data structure of the second modified program code and identifying items zk′ for which no equivalent in the data structure of the program code can be identified, the second data structure difference comprising the items zk′; generating a final program code by including at least one of the items ym′ and/or zk′ in the program code.. .
|System and method for creating integrated web form and database applications|
A system and method for creating integrated web form and database applications. One or more embodiments of the invention enable a system and method for creating integrated web form and database applications.
|Method and apparatus for reading data from non-volatile memory|
Methods and apparatus are disclosed, such as those involving a flash memory device that includes an array of memory cells. One such method includes detecting values of charges stored in selected memory cells in the memory cell array.
|Compact security device with transaction risk level approval capability|
The present invention relates to the field of securing electronic transactions and more specifically to systems to indicate and verify the approval of the risk level of a transaction and to systems for generating transaction risk level approval codes.. .
|Computer-implemented system and method for visually suggesting classification for inclusion-based cluster spines|
A computer-implemented system and method for visually suggesting classification for inclusion-based document cluster spines are provided. A set of reference documents each associated with a classification code is designated.
|Mobile phone based rebate device for redemption at a point of sale terminal|
Virtual mobile rewards, gift cards, and/or physical world retailers' loyalty and reward programs are aggregated into a common account accessible and transactional from an internet capable mobile radio device. Subscribers gain access to discounted codes, coupons, rebates, gift cards, and/or limited time offers, on their mobile device for food, travel, lifestyle, electronics, and entertainment products that fit their lifestyle spending habits, enabling users to edit participating retailers, manage separate account balances, and present preferred discounted offers at retailers and apply discount towards purchase of goods..
|Parking facility monitoring systems, methods and components and real-time auditing of parking operations|
The present invention is directed to systems and methods for real-time auditing and management of parking facility operations. In particular, the invention allows for real-time auditing and management of transactions relating to parking credentials, such as parking tickets.
A computing apparatus is configured to: receive a search term from a user; identify a region within which a residence location of the user is located; obtain a spending profile generated based on aggregating transaction data of users residing in the region; and customize a search result based on the spending profile. For examples, spending of users residing in different regions (e.g., identified via zip+4 postal codes) can be aggregated within respective regions, and normalized and/or ranked across the regions to generate spending preference indicators.
|Method and apparatus for identifying patients overdue for an appointment using standard healthcare billing data|
A method and apparatus for identifying overdue patients using standard billing or other office management data, so that patients can be contacted and invited to make an appointment. The invention begins by querying the diagnosis codes for each visit from the billing or other encounter tables, and matching these with a set of target medical conditions requiring regular care.
|Method and device for keyword detection|
An electronic device with one or more processors and memory trains an acoustic model with an international phonetic alphabet (ipa) phoneme mapping collection and audio samples in different languages, where the acoustic model includes: a foreground model; and a background model. The device generates a phone decoder based on the trained acoustic model.
|Optically-based stimulation of target cells and modifications thereto|
Stimulation of target cells using light, e.g., in vivo or in vitro, is implemented using a variety of methods and devices. One example involves a vector for delivering a light-activated molecule comprising a nucleic acid sequence that codes for light-activated molecule.
|Cryptographic methods using nucleic acid codes|
Novel methods and systems for encoding cryptographic information are disclosed. A message can be encoded through a sequence of nucleic acids by assigning a binary value to a pair of nucleic acids, while other nucleic acids can be used for spacing.
|Method of processing a data packet before transmission over a radio communications network, a method of processing a received data packet, and associated devices and systems|
A method for processing a data packet before transmission over a radio communications network as a succession of waveforms transmitted at positions defined by hopping codes, which are time positions or frequency positions. The packet is transmitted over a communications channel of the network by a transmitter node to a destination node.
|Code forwarding and clock generation for transmitter repeaters|
A repeater includes a clock-and-data recovery element and a phase interpolator to extract an embedded clock frequency from a data stream. The phase interpolator determine a frequency offset and sends such offset as phase interpolator codes to a filter and scaler.
|Vsb communication system|
A vsb communication system comprises a vsb transmission system and a vsb reception system. The vsb transmission system multiplexes a coded mpeg data and a coded supplemental data having a null sequence inserted therein, with required multiplexing information included in a field synchronization signal or in a supplemental data according to a number of the supplemental data packets being transmitted.
|Moving picture coding device, moving picture coding method, moving picture coding program, transmitting device, transmitting method and transmitting program, and moving picture decoding device, moving picture decoding method, moving picture decoding program, receiving device, receiving method and receiving program|
A prediction information derivation unit derives inter prediction information candidates from inter prediction information of coded prediction blocks neighboring a prediction block subject to coding within the same picture as the prediction block subject to coding and inter prediction information of a prediction block in a coded picture that is different from the prediction block subject to coding. The prediction information derivation unit determines an inter prediction information candidate to be used for inter prediction of the prediction block subject to coding from the inter prediction information candidates that have been derived.
A digital media encoder/decoder uses a flexible quantization technique that provides the ability to vary quantization along various dimensions of the encoded digital media data, including spatial, frequency sub bands and color channels. The codec utilizes a signaling scheme to signal various permutations of flexible quantization combinations efficiently for primary usage scenarios.
|Communication method, mobile station apparatus, base station apparatus and mobile communication system|
A mobile station (ms) decodes at least one pdcch on at least a first downlink component carrier (dcc). The ms transmits harq control information for a pdsch transmission indicated by a detection of a pdcch and using a first pucch resource and a first pucch format, where the first pucch and the first pucch format are used for the transmission of the harq control information for the pdsch transmission on the second dcc, the pdsch transmission on the second dcc being indicated by the detection of the pdcch.
|Video display system, video display device, its control method, and information storage medium|
To provide a video display system for allowing a user to look at and listen to video and sound on various means. A video display system has a video display device and a portable video display device, connected to each other for communication.
|Content server and content providing method of the same|
A content server and a content providing method of the same, and more particularly, a content server and a content providing method of the same which transcodes content and transmits and receives the transcoded content. The content server communicates with at least one external device which includes a storage part which stores a content therein; and a controller which, upon receiving a request from a content receiver for a predetermined content and information on a content format that is supportable by the content receiver, searches the storage part and the at least one external device for the predetermined content transcoded into the content format, and if such content is found, receives the predetermined content transcoded into the content format and provides the content receiver with the predetermined content transcoded into the content format..
|Mobile wireless hand-held biometric capture, processing and communication system and method for biometric identification|
A mobile, wireless biometric identification system includes a biometric capture device, associated software and processes which enable a commercially available wireless communication device, such as a smartphone, using a commercially established wireless communication networks, to capture a digital image of a human biometric (iris, fingerprint, etc.) for transmission via a secure connection to a central server. The capture device is designed to focus on the difficult task of capturing the highest possible quality image for encoding and comparison, while the overall system is designed to leverage the existing cellular communication network.
|Method and apparatus tracking global navigation satellite system (gnss) signal, and gnss receiver|
Provided are a method and apparatus tracking a global navigation satellite system signal. The method includes generating respective replica codes including an e code, p code, l code, first code and second code, calculating correlation values for a received satellite signal and the replica codes, discriminating between gradients of a plurality of slopes derived from correlation points respectively corresponding to the replica codes, and detecting a time delay due to multipath signal components according to a discrimination result..
|Apparatus for generating digital thermometer codes|
Described is an apparatus for generating a thermometer code, the apparatus comprises: a 2-bit bi-directional shift register; and more than two multiplexers operable to form storage units and coupled together in a chain to generate the thermometer code, the more than two multiplexers controlled by outputs of the 2-bit bi-directional shift register.. .
|Systems and methods for scanning a user environment and evaluating data of interest|
According to various embodiments, a mobile device continuously and/or automatically scans a user environment for tags containing non-human-readable data. The mobile device may continuously and/or automatically scan the environment for tags without being specifically directed at a particular tag.
|Methods and systems for providing subject-specific survey content to a user with scanable codes|
Disclosed are methods, systems and computer program products for surveying a user using a scan-code tag, such as a quick response code. In one embodiment, a mobile communication device such as a smartphone, tablet computer or other mobile computer is adapted to include a survey client module for scanning and communicating scan code information, where the information can be used to identify a surveying entity and a subject-specific survey area or other auxiliary information.
|Method for improving the resistance of plants to viruses|
A method for improving the resistance of a plant to viruses, includes modifying the genome of the plant so as to at least partially inhibit the activity of a csn5 protein of the plant. The modification of the genome of the plant can involve mutating a gene of the plant that encodes the csn5 protein, or can be selected so as to cause the overexpression of a mini zinc finger (mif) protein..
|Device and method for generating and displaying graphic codes specific for medical devices and medical treatment|
The present invention relates to the field of information display and information playback on medical fluid management machines, in particular dialysis machines in which there should be a simple and reliable transmission of patient features and machine features to a mobile computer. The present invention is based on the problem of making available to the operating personnel information pertaining to the medical fluid management machine or a treatment to be performed therewith and doing so in a simple and convenient manner such that certain information should be readable only by certain groups of people.
|Television viewers interaction and voting method|
A method of providing audience feedback for a program includes a communication forming tag patterns embedded in an audio or video format. The communication is formed by software on a viewer device that encodes a message signal.
|Apparatus and method for improved modulation and coding schemes for broadband satellite communications systems|
Modulation and coding schemes are provided for improved performance of wireless communications systems to support services and applications for terminals with operational requirements at relatively low es/n0 ratios. The provided modulation and coding schemes will support current and future communications services and applications for terminals with operational requirements at relatively low es/n0 ratios, and will provide modulation and coding schemes that offer finer granularity within an intermediate operational range of es/n0 ratios.
|Apparatus and method for improved modulation and coding schemes for broadband satellite communications systems|
Modulation and coding schemes are provided for improved performance of wireless communications systems to support services and applications for terminals with operational requirements at relatively low es/n0 ratios. The new modulation and coding schemes provide new bch codes, low density parity check (ldpc) codes and interleaving methods..
|Apparatus and method for improved modulation and coding schemes for broadband satellite communications systems|
Modulation and coding schemes are provided for improved performance of wireless communications systems to support services and applications for terminals with operational requirements at relatively low es/n0 ratios and terminals at relatively high es/n0 ratios. The new modulation and coding schemes provide new bch codes, low density parity check (ldpc) codes and interleaving methods.
|Configurable coding system and method of multiple eccs|
A configurable coding system and method of multiple error correcting codes (eccs) for a memory device or devices are disclosed. The system includes a first ecc codec that selectively performs different error corrections with different parameters; means for providing a selected parameter to the ecc codec for initializing the ecc codec; and a second ecc codec that corrects the selected error-prone parameter in order to provide an error-free parameter to the first ecc codec..
|Parallel decomposition of reed solomon umbrella codes|
Systems, methods, apparatus, and techniques are presented for processing a codeword. A reed-solomon mother codeword n symbols in length and having k check symbols is received, and the n symbols of the received reed-solomon mother codeword are separated into v reed-solomon daughter codewords, where v is a decomposition factor associated with the reed-solomon mother codeword.
|Architecture for writing and reading data in a data storage system|
A system including an encoder module, a buffer first-in first-out (fifo) module, a buffer manager module, n fifo modules, and n input/output (i/o) modules. The encoder module encodes data received from a host and generates p units of encoded data, where p is an integer greater than 1.
|Cloud-based video delivery|
Techniques described herein provide for cloud-based media delivery that accepts or ingests media content, transcodes it according to various media profiles to create a plurality of video files, and provides notification that at least a portion of the video files is ready for delivery. The notification can be provided using a notification unique resource locator (url), which can be provided in a request to prepare the media content for delivery.
|System, apparatus, and method for sharing a screen having multiple visual components|
Embodiments of the invention provide a screen sharing technology including a local computing device and a remote computing device. The local computing device compresses pixel data captured from a frame buffer of the local computing device into a video stream.
|Computer-implemented system and method for providing visual classification suggestions for inclusion-based concept clusters|
A computer-implemented system and method for providing visual classification suggestions for inclusion-based concept clusters are provided. Reference concepts each associated with a classification code are designated.
|Systems and methods for scalable object storage|
The present disclosure provides an advantageous systems and related methods for scalable object storage. One embodiment relates to a system that includes at least a manifest tracking subsystem and a chunk payload subsystem.
|Systems and methods for parsing unknown codes obtained from a customizable spreadsheet application interface|
An improvement in a customizable spreadsheet application is provided. The improvement preferably provides an interface between the customizable spreadsheet application and a third party financial institution application.
|Systems and methods for secure wireless payment transactions when a wireless network is unavailable|
Systems, methods, and devices are disclosed which allow a mobile device user to complete financial transactions even when the mobile device is not connected to a wireless network. The systems, methods, and devices of the present disclosure may utilize a combination of an encrypted lockbox containing out of network payment codes on the mobile device and a matching set of out of network payment codes stored on a server of a payment authority..
|Method and system for managing construction projects|
Methods and systems for managing construction projects are provided. The methods and systems can be based on component-associated data where components can be assigned identifiers, drawings, cost codes, and man-hour values according to industry standards.
|Genomic/proteomic sequence representation, visualization, comparison and reporting using bioinformatics character set and mapped bioinformatics font|
Genomic or proteomic data are encoded as a genomic or proteomic character string comprising characters of a bioinformatics character set (20). Each base or peptide of the genomic or proteomic data is represented by a single character of the bioinformatics character set, and each character of the bioinformatics character set encodes (i) a base or peptide and (ii) at least one annotated datum value associated with the base or peptide.
|System and method for virtually calibrating computer numeric controlled machine axes|
A method for virtually calibrating a cnc machine including the steps of selecting a true axis of movement of a toolhead of the cnc machine, instructing the toolhead to travel along the true axis of movement, selecting multiple points along an actual axis traveled by the toolhead, comparing the distance of the multiple points along the actual axis from the true axis to determine offset amounts from the true axis corresponding to a lack of straightness, and modifying g-code instructions to compensate for the offset amounts before uploading the g-codes to a cnc controller.. .
|Code planning for wireless communications|
Scrambling code conflicts can be mitigated by primary scrambling code reuse that minimizing a potential interference primary scrambling codes are applied to a first set of cells located in a portion of the network being considered. A second set of cells are evaluated for primary scrambling code reuse based on a distance parameter and/or a coverage area.
|Method, system, and computer program product for tracking and accounting for roaming of mobile devices|
Roaming of mobile devices is tracked and accounted for automatically and accurately. Revenue records are received for at least one service provider due to roaming of mobile devices within a particular geographical area served by the at least one service provider for mobile devices that do not have a subscription for service with the service provider for the particular geographic area.
|Coryneform bacterium transformant and process for producing valine using the same|
(c) a dna which encodes leucine dehydrogenase derived from lysinibacillus sphaericus, or an analog thereof.. .
|Image processing device|
A decoder decodes compressed image data in units of blocks and writes the decoded data in the blocks into a decoded data memory. A progress notification unit generates a progress signal indicating a state of progress that data is being decoded or written into the decoded data memory by the decoder and outputs the signal to a format conversion unit per picture.
|Reference signal for a control channel in wireless communication network|
A wireless communication terminal receives a first set of pilot signal resource elements and control information in spatial layers in a first resource block in a subframe and a second set of pilot signal resource elements and data in spatial layers in a second resource block in the subframe, wherein the first and second resource blocks span a set of time symbols in a sub-frame, the first resource blocks span a first set of frequency carriers in the sub-frame, and the second resource blocks span a second set of frequency carriers in the sub-frame. The terminal decodes the spatial layers in which the control information is received using the first set of pilot signal resource elements.
|Communication channel optimization systems and methods in multi-user communication systems|
Systems and methods of optimizing communication channels in multi-user communication systems are provided. Coding weights are determined based on communication channel state information for communication channels between a transmitter and multiple receivers.
|Image decoding device, image decoding method, and image encoding device|
To achieve a reduction in the amount of coding taken in the use of an asymmetric partition and to implement efficient encoding/decoding processes exploiting the characteristics of the asymmetric partition. In a case that a cu information decoding unit decodes information for specifying an asymmetric partition (amp; asymmetric motion partition) as a partition type, an arithmetic decoding unit is configured to decode binary values by switching between arithmetic decoding that uses contexts and arithmetic decoding that does not use contexts in accordance with the position of the binary values..
|Motion-compensated prediction of inter-layer residuals|
Techniques and tools are described for scalable video encoding and decoding. In some embodiments, an encoding tool encodes base layer video and outputs encoded base layer video in a base layer bit stream.
|Motion video predict coding method, motion video predict coding device, motion video predict coding program, motion video predict decoding method, motion predict decoding device, and motion video predict decoding program|
A video predictive coding system includes a video predictive encoding device having: an input circuit to receive pictures constituting a video sequence; an encoding circuit which conducts predictive coding of a target picture using, as reference pictures, pictures encoded and reconstructed in the past, to generate compressed picture data; a reconstruction circuit to decode the compressed picture data to reconstruct a reproduced picture; picture storage to store the reproduced picture as a reference picture for encoding of a subsequent picture; and a buffer management circuit which controls the picture storage, (prior to predictive encoding of the target picture), on the basis of buffer description information bd[k] related to reference pictures used in predictive encoding of the target picture, encodes the buffer description information bd[k] with reference to buffer description information bd[m] for a picture different from the target picture, and adds encoded data thereof to the compressed picture data.. .
|Method and apparatus for coding image information, method and apparatus for decoding image information,method and apparatus for coding and decoding image information, and system of coding and transmitting image information|
A decoding method decodes a bit stream in an image decoding apparatus. The method includes receiving a weight parameter that is added to a luma quantization parameter as the bit stream.
|Method and apparatus for recursively computing equalizer parameters for multiple-input multiple-output (mimo) wireless communication channels|
A wireless receiver includes an input module, a channel module, an equalizer module, and a decoder module. The input module receives a message over a wireless communication channel.
|Method and apparatus for code activation, computer program and storage medium thereof|
This invention relates to a method and an apparatus for code activation, and a computer program and a storage medium thereof. A combined channel impulse response for each code is calculated based on a channelization code, a scrambling code and a channel impulse response corresponding to the code; a statistical result of the correlations between each interference code and all user codes is obtained; an active interference code number is determined; the determined number of interference codes, are activated, wherein a selection of which interference codes to activate is based on the statistical result.
|Ranging method in wireless communication system and device therefor|
Provided are a ranging method in a wireless communication system and a device therefor. A plurality of m2m (machine-to-machine) devices transmit ranging codes, and a base station determines whether a network surge has occurred based on the received ranging codes.
|High data rate broadcast channel systems, devices, and methods|
Methods, systems, and devices are provided that may enable wireless communications systems that utilize flexible bandwidths to transmit at the same or similar rates as wireless communications systems that utilize normal bandwidths. Some embodiments identify a target rate for a broadcast channel of a first bandwidth carrier system and transmit broadcast information utilizing the target rate.
|Multi-beam cellular communication system|
A cellular communication system comprising a plurality of geographically spaced base stations (2) each of which comprises an antenna arrangement (4, 6, 8) per base station sector, each of which antenna arrangements has an antenna element for generating an array of narrow beams (10, 12, 14) covering the sector. Timeslots are simultaneously transmitted over each of the beams so as to generate successive sets of simultaneously transmitted timeslots per sector.
|Photo booth with graphic code indentification, procedure for securely sending and accessing photographs made by the photo booth, and the photographic product obtained|
This invention refers to a new photo booth with means for reading graphic codes, which carries out a process of sending and accessing photographs in digital format in a secure and instant manner from a photographic product that includes a graphic code associated to each of the photographs taken, identifying them and associating them to a location on an external database.. .
|Device to document processes|
The invention relates to a multi-component device z to document processes r comprising at least one step wherein a device y collects information from all components cij used to make the product di of an individual process step i, a device x calculates a hash code for each component cij, a device w calculates a hash code ji from all hash codes components used in process step i, and a device t provides the product di with a mark mdi comprising a visual representation of the hash code ji, and to the use of this process in control and documentation of product or service quality, logistics, or manufacturing.. .
|Nanoparticle-serialized oligonucleotide methods, compositions, and articles|
The disclosure relates to the use of nanoparticles that are coated with unique oligonucleotide (e.g., dna) sequences of various base lengths (“nano-dna”) that act as barcodes for product authentication, product serialization, brand protection, track-and-trace, intelligent supply chain, and law enforcement. The nano-dna can be incorporated into inks, dyes, resins, labels, and other markings at all manufacturing levels, including the product (unit) level, to encode company and product-specific information.
|Drought tolerant plants and related constructs and methods involving genes encoding dtp6 polypeptides|
Isolated polynucleotides and polypeptides and recombinant dna constructs useful for conferring drought tolerance, compositions (such as plants or seeds) comprising these recombinant dna constructs, and methods utilizing these recombinant dna constructs. The recombinant dna construct comprises a polynucleotide operably linked to a promoter that is functional in a plant, wherein said polynucleotide encodes a dtp6 polypeptide..
|Automatic generation of wire tag lists for a metal stack|
Mechanisms are provided for pruning a layer trait library for use in wire routing in an integrated circuit design process. The mechanisms receive a plurality of wirecodes and a metal stack definition.
|Portable electronic device and multi-device integration method thereof|
A portable electronic device and a multi-device integration method thereof are disclosed. A processor of the portable electronic device executing program codes of multi-device integration.
|Decoder having early decoding termination detection|
Embodiments of decoders having early decoding termination detection are disclosed. The decoders can provide for flexible and scalable decoding and early termination detection, particularly when quasi-cyclic low-density parity-check code (qc-ldpc) decoding is used.
|Qc-ldpc convolutional codes enabling low power trellis-based decoders|
A low-density parity check (ldpc) encoding method for increasing constraint length includes determining a ldpc code block h-matrix including a systematic submatrix (hsys) of input systematic data and a parity check submatrix (hpar) of parity check bits. The method includes diagonalizing the parity check submatrix (hpar).
|Cryptographic system of symmetric-key encryption using large permutation vector keys|
A method for use in encrypting data using a computer. The method comprises receiving data to be encrypted, defining a set of byte codes comprising user byte codes, storing a transformation vector defined from the set of byte codes, retrieving the transformation vector from the memory, transforming a block of the data from the data to be encrypted, translating values of the user byte codes from the block of data across the transformation vector, randomly selecting one or more reversible operations to perform, performing the reversible operations during the translation of the values of the user byte codes from the block of data, and inserting the translated values of the user byte codes into an encrypted block of data..
|Method for protecting the integrity of a fixed-length data structure|
One feature pertains to a mechanism to secure a data structure by using a computationally efficient algorithm. A plurality of keys and/or masks may be pre-generated upon boot-up or initiation of a session.
|Clock domain crossing serial interface, direct latching, and response codes|
Aspects of a clock domain crossing serial interface, direct latching over the serial interface, and response codes are described. In various embodiments, a data communication command received over a serial interface is identified, and an address received over the serial interface is resolved to access a register bank.