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Instant clip creation based on media content recognition
Provided is a computer implemented method for preparing a clip of one or more of a video or an audio content, comprising the steps of a) receiving an input from a user indicating a desire by the user to create a clip of the content; b) identifying of the media content and a specific time within the content the user is watching or listening to based on the digital content of the content or a digital signal associated with the content having identification information; c) creating the clip based on the specific time with a start and an end point; and d) delivering the clip (final clip) to the user. The identification can be carried out by an automatic content recognition (acr) program using one or more of pre-processed video and audio in the library as a reference for identification.
Cooler Technologies, Inc.


Providing content responsive to multimedia signals
A method of providing information including providing a communication session of at least one of audio and video media and applying automatic recognition to media transferred on the communication session. An advertisement is selected by a processor, based on the automatic recognition and non-advertisement information is selected by the processor, responsive to the automatic recognition.

Watermark recovery using audio and video watermarking
The disclosed embodiments relate to automatic content recognition and recovery of metadata associated with multimedia content. Embodiments include the use of audio watermarks, video watermarks or both to recover metadata.
Verance Corporation


Focus detection device, focus adjustment device and camera
A focus detection device includes: a plurality of micro-lenses at which light fluxes through an image forming optical system enter, disposed in a two-dimensional array pattern; a plurality of light receiving elements disposed in correspondence to each of the plurality of micro-lenses; a focus detection unit that executes a detection of a defocus quantity of the image forming optical system by detecting, based upon outputs from the plurality of light receiving elements, a phase difference of a plurality of light fluxes through different areas of the image forming optical system; and a recognition unit that recognizes, based upon the outputs from the plurality of light receiving elements, characteristics of a subject image formed onto the plurality of light receiving elements via the plurality of micro-lenses, wherein: the focus detection unit detects the defocus quantity through a method optimal for the characteristics of the subject image recognized by the recognition unit.. .
Nikon Corporation


System and automated on-demand creation of and execution of a customized data integration software application
An information handling system operating a voice commanded integration application management system may include a memory for storing an established customized software integration application for a specific integration process for transforming data to enable electronic data exchange between data formats, and for storing one or more internal data records associating the established customized software integration application with an authorized user, and a run-time engine. The voice commanded integration application management system may also include a processor operatively connected to the memory for receiving a first integrated data keyword from a voice recognition software system requesting access to the specific integration process from the voice recognition software system on behalf of a user, and associating the first integrated data keyword with the established customized software integration application, and for receiving user authorization..
Dell Products, Lp


Conversion device for quick charger and realizing charging conversion
Disclosed a conversion device for a quick charger, comprising an input end, a voltage regulator module, a recognition module, a control module and an output end, wherein, the voltage regulator module receives a power voltage through the input end to stabilize a voltage, and outputs the power voltage after voltage stabilization to the recognition module and the control module; the control module reads a conversion voltage of the output end, and produces a conversion signal group according to the conversion voltage to output to the recognition module; and the recognition module produces a handshake signal and a voltage recognition signal according to the conversion signal, and outputs through the input end. Through the device and method, equipment that are not quickly charged may also be charged by the quick charger, so that an application scope of the quick charger is expanded..
Shenzhen Lvsun Electronics Technology Co., Ltd


Method and system for signal decomposition, analysis and reconstruction
A system and method for representing quasi-periodic waveforms, for example, representing a plurality of limited decompositions of the quasi-periodic waveform. Each decomposition includes a first and second amplitude value and at least one time value.
Vios Medical Singapore Pte. Ltd.


Information input method, apparatus and computing device
The present disclosure discloses an information input method and device, and a computing apparatus. The information input method comprises receiving a voice input of a user, acquiring a recognition result on the received voice input, and enabling editing of the acquired recognition result in a text format.
Guangzhou Shenma Mobile Information Technology Co. Ltd.


Query rewrite corrections
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for natural language processing. One of the methods includes receiving a first voice query; generating a first recognition output; receiving a second voice query; determining from a recognition of the second voice query that the second voice query triggers a correction request; using the first recognition output and the second recognition to determine a plurality of candidate corrections; scoring each candidate correction; and generating a corrected recognition output for a particular candidate correction having a score that satisfies a threshold value..
Google Llc


Method and recognizing speech
A method performed by a speech recognizing apparatus to recognize speech includes: obtaining a distance from the speech recognizing apparatus to a user generating a speech signal; determining a normalization value for the speech signal based on the distance; normalizing a feature vector extracted from the speech signal based on the normalization value; and performing speech recognition based on the normalized feature vector.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Facilitating creation and playback of user-recorded audio

Methods, apparatus, and computer readable media are described related to recording, organizing, and making audio files available for consumption by voice-activated products. In various implementations, in response to receiving an input from a first user indicating that the first user intends to record audio content, audio content may be captured and stored.
Google Inc.

Speech recognition without interrupting the playback audio

Systems, methods, and devices for capturing speech input from a user are disclosed herein. A system includes a playback audio component, an audio rendering component, a capture component, a filter component, and a speech recognition component.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Method of automatically classifying speaking rate and speech recognition system using the same

Provided are a method of automatically classifying a speaking rate and a speech recognition system using the method. The speech recognition system using automatic speaking rate classification includes a speech recognizer configured to extract word lattice information by performing speech recognition on an input speech signal, a speaking rate estimator configured to estimate word-specific speaking rates using the word lattice information, a speaking rate normalizer configured to normalize a word-specific speaking rate into a normal speaking rate when the word-specific speaking rate deviates from a preset range, and a rescoring section configured to rescore the speech signal whose speaking rate has been normalized..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

System and mobile automatic speech recognition

A system and method of updating automatic speech recognition parameters on a mobile device are disclosed. The method comprises storing user account-specific adaptation data associated with asr on a computing device associated with a wireless network, generating new asr adaptation parameters based on transmitted information from the mobile device when a communication channel between the computing device and the mobile device becomes available and transmitting the new asr adaptation data to the mobile device when a communication channel between the computing device and the mobile device becomes available.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Speech recognition system and method thereof, vocabulary establishing method and computer program product

A speech recognition system and method thereof, a vocabulary establishing method and a computer program product are provided. The speech recognition method includes: storing a speech recognition model including speech-units and basic components of acoustic models, wherein each of the speech-units includes at least one state and each state corresponds to one of the basic components of acoustic models; receiving first and second speech signals; obtaining a speech-unit sequence of a native/non-native vocabulary from a speech-analysis and unit-expansion module; recognizing the first speech signal according to the speech recognition model and the speech-unit sequence of the native/non-native vocabulary and further outputting a recognition result; and selecting an optimal component from the basic components of acoustic models according to the speech recognition model, the second speech signal, and the word corresponding to the second speech signal, and further updating the speech-units according to the best basic component of acoustic model..
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Cloud and name optimized speech recognition

A name file service is described that optimizes speech recognition in the cloud environment. The name file service monitors changes of users associated with tenant accounts and automatically updates a name file (or dictionary of names) for generating a grammar file used by speech recognition services.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Using recurrent neural network for partitioning of audio data into segments that each correspond to a speech feature cluster identifier

Audio features, such as perceptual linear prediction (plp) features and time derivatives thereof, are extracted from frames of training audio data including speech by multiple speakers, and silence, such as by using linear discriminant analysis (lda). The frames are clustered into k-means clusters using distance measures, such as mahalanobis distance measures, of means and variances of the extracted audio features of the frames.
International Business Machines Corporation

Using long short-term memory recurrent neural network for speaker diarization segmentation

Speaker diarization is performed on audio data including speech by a first speaker, speech by a second speaker, and silence. The speaker diarization includes segmenting the audio data using a long short-term memory (lstm) recurrent neural network (rnn) to identify change points of the audio data that divide the audio data into segments.
International Business Machines Corporation

Livestock biosecurity system and use

The present invention relates in general to a biosecurity system for the livestock industry, and more specifically, animal production facilities. The livestock biosecurity system comprises a biometric recognition component, a cloud database, and a smart device (e.g., smartphone, tablet, laptop, etc.).
Novetechnologies, Llc

Two cameras vehicle recognition system and collection method

This invention relates to the field of highway vehicle toll collection system and vehicle license plate recognition technology, in particular involving two cameras vehicle recognition system and collection method. It is composed of the door entry system and the photographing recognition system based on an etc system, wherein the photographing recognition system comprises a main camera and an auxiliary camera, and the main camera and the auxiliary camera are installed from front to back respectively on two upright posts, and the data is transmitted to the computer of the toll booth through the two complementary cameras.
Qingdao Conson Jiaozhou Bay Communications Co., Ltd.

Electronic device and recognizing object by using plurality of sensors

A method of recognizing an object, and a device therefor are provided. The method includes obtaining first sensing data from a first sensor that senses the object, obtaining second sensing data from a second sensor that senses the object, obtaining a first object recognition reliability for the object and a second object recognition reliability for the object respectively based on the first sensing data and the second sensing data, based on the first object recognition reliability and the second object recognition reliability, matching object information of the object recognized using the second sensing data to the first sensing data, and storing the matched object information in a database of one of the first sensor and the second sensor..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Object recognition device and object recognition system

An object recognition device includes a recognition unit, a recognition reliability calculation unit, and a combining unit. A recognition unit recognizes an object by a plurality of functions, based on information which is obtained by measuring an object by a plurality of measurement devices.
Hitachi, Ltd.

Computer vision for cancerous tissue recognition

A system includes an imager, a processor, and an output module. The imager is configured to provide a plurality of tissue images.

System and pattern-recognition based monitoring and controlled processing of data objects based on conformity measurements

A pattern-recognition based method and system that generate a plurality of block elements based on predefined boundary conditions provided by an automated underwriting system, capture and scan a workflow object within a workflow pathway thereby recognizing and identifying block elements of a recognition block-map in the captured workflow object, determine a proximity factor relative to each workflow object of a second database, measure a corresponding proximity factor by matching recognized block elements of the captured workflow object with block elements of a workflow object of the second database, provide the measure for the proximity of the two workflow objects based on the mutually allocatable block elements, and generate and assign a conformity index to the captured workflow object based on the conformity of the recognized block elements with a stored block elements of a first searchable data structure.. .
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd.

Service kiosk

Systems, methods and tools for securely scheduling appointments, maintenance and repairs of vehicles. The system may be an automated service kiosk available 24 hours a day.
Meridian Zero, Llc

Method and performing recognition using recurrent model and training recurrent model

A recognition method includes extracting target data corresponding to a current window and padding data subsequent to the target data from sequence data; acquiring a state parameter corresponding to a previous window; and calculating a recognition result for the current window based on the state parameter, the extracted target data, and the extracted padding data using a recurrent model.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method, device and recognizing picture

The present application discloses a method for recognizing a picture, device, and apparatus. The method comprises: acquiring a to-be-recognized picture from an internet-based on-line database; extracting characteristics from the to-be-recognized picture and a previously acquired copy-righted picture, to obtain the characteristics of the to-be-recognized picture and the copy-righted picture; comparing the extracted characteristics of the to-be-recognized picture and the copy-righted picture; and determining the to-be-recognized pictures as a suspected pirated picture based on the comparison result.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Object recognition

This inventor provides a kind of recognition method and device, including the following stages: s1: get the first feature vector by putting the depth image of current best view of the object to be recognized to feature extractor; s2: get the output of pooling layer by putting the first feature vector to first hidden layer, then get the classification by putting the output of pooling layer to a hierarchical classifier; s3: generate the partial region of current view according to the output of pooling payer and view observation vector; s4: get the second feature vector by putting the partial region to second hidden layer, and the second feature vector includes the output of pooling layer and information of current view; s5: generate the next best view using a fully connected layer and the second feature vector; s6: repeat s1 to s5 until reach the leaf node of the hierarchical classifier. This inventor scans and recognizes the unknown scene, while solving the problem of next best view..
Shenzhen University

Image object retrieval

Subject matter disclosed herein relates to image object recognition or retrieval.. .
Excalibur Ip, Llc

Image processing apparatus and method

At least one apparatus recognizes a first object and a second object associated with the first object in a plurality of images, calculates a score for each of the plurality of images based on a result of the recognition of the first object and the second object, and selects an image concerning the first object from the plurality of images based on the score for each of the plurality of images.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image reading apparatus that aligns directions of document images, image reading method, image forming apparatus, and recording medium

An image reading apparatus includes a character recognition processing unit, an incorrect recognition index calculator, a certainty calculator, a direction determining unit, and an image processing unit. The incorrect recognition index calculator calculates incorrect recognition indexes.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Identity recognition device and manufacturing the same, and identity recognition method

An identity recognition device and a method for manufacturing the same, and an identity recognition method are provided. The identity recognition device includes a display panel including a backlight source, a foot type and dermatoglyph recognition layer, located at a light-outputting side of the display panel and configured to detect a light-shielding condition of a light-outputting surface and acquire sole outline information and sole dermatoglyph information of a target user standing with bare foot, a pressure sensing detection layer, located at a non-light-outputting side of the display panel or between the display panel and the foot type and dermatoglyph recognition layer and configured to acquire sole pressure information of the target user, and an identity recognition module, configured to recognize an identity of the target user based on the sole outline information, the sole dermatoglyph information and the sole pressure information..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Side safety assistant device and large vehicle

A side safety assistant device for a large vehicle may include: a rear camera module mounted at the rear of at least one side surface of a large vehicle and configured to image an object while facing the front of the large vehicle; a front camera module mounted at the front of at least one side surface of the large vehicle and configured to image an object while facing the rear of the large vehicle; one or more image recognition modules configured to receive an image taken by the rear and front camera modules, extract an object included in the image, determine whether the extracted object is a moving object, determine whether the moving object is located in a preset dangerous zone, and output a collision risk signal; a warning unit configured to output a visual or auditory warning signal; and a control unit configured to operate the warning unit.. .
Plk Technologies Co., Ltd.

Target object recognition in infrared images

A method and apparatus for recognizing target objects. The method comprises identifying a group of target objects in an image.
The Boeing Company

Fast recognition algorithm processing, systems and methods

Systems and methods of quickly recognizing or differentiating many objects are presented. Contemplated systems include an object model database storing recognition models associated with known modeled objects.
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Object recognition tool

The subject matter of this specification generally relates to object recognition for robots. In some implementations, a method includes navigating a robot through an area to identify objects located in the area.
X Development Llc

Method and apparatus to recognize user

Disclosed is a user recognition apparatus and method, the apparatus configured to determine a validity of an iris area for each frame, to perform an iris recognition when the iris area is valid, and to extract a facial feature for a fusion recognition when the iris area is invalid.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Unified face representation for individual recognition in surveillance videos and vehicle logo super-resolution system

A method is disclosed of recognizing a logo of a vehicle. The method including obtaining a limited number of high resolution logos; populating a training dataset for each of the limited number of high resolution logos using gamma transformations; obtaining a low resolution image of a vehicle; and matching the low resolution image of the vehicle with the training dataset..
The Regents Of The University Of California

Three-dimensional facial recognition method and system

The present disclosure provides a three-dimensional facial recognition method and system. The method includes: performing pose estimation on an input binocular vision image pair by using a three-dimensional facial reference model, to obtain a pose parameter and a virtual image pair of the three-dimensional facial reference model with respect to the binocular vision image pair; reconstructing a facial depth image of the binocular vision image pair by using the virtual image pair as prior information; detecting, according to the pose parameter, a local grid scale-invariant feature descriptor corresponding to an interest point in the facial depth image; and generating a recognition result of the binocular vision image pair according to the detected local grid scale-invariant feature descriptor and training data having attached category annotations.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Method and 3d facial recognition

The present disclosure relates to methods and apparatuses for 3-d facial recognition using the fast multipole method (fmm).. .
Indiana University Research And Technology Corporation

Systems and methods for performing fingerprint based user authentication using imagery captured using mobile devices

Technologies are presented herein in support of a system and method for performing fingerprint recognition. Embodiments of the present invention concern a system and method for capturing a user's biometric features and generating an identifier characterizing the user's biometric features using a mobile device such as a smartphone.
Veridium Ip Limited

Extended depth-of-field biometric system

An iris recognition system may include an optical system having an intentional amount of spherical aberration that results in an extended depth of field. A raw image of an iris captured by the optical system may be normalized.
Global Bionic Optics Ltd

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal including a main body; a receiver disposed on the main body; an infrared unit disposed on the main body at a first distance from the receiver in a first direction and configured to output infrared rays; an iris recognition sensor disposed on the main body at a second distance from the receiver in a second direction opposite the first direction and configured to receive infrared rays reflected from a subject; and a low power image sensor disposed on the main body at a third distance from the receiver in the second direction and having a focal point matching a focal point of the iris recognition sensor, wherein the third distance is greater than the second distance.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Methods and systems for object recognition

An object identification system comprises at least one database (202) of reference images. Each reference image comprises an identifiable reference object and is associated in the database with a corresponding text description of the reference object.
My Eyespy Pty Ltd

Method and identifying input features for later recognition

Disclosed are methods and apparatuses to recognize actors during normal system operation. The method includes defining actor input such as hand gestures, executing and detecting input, and identifying salient features of the actor therein.
Atheer, Inc.

Text input method in touch screen terminal and apparatus therefor

A method and an apparatus input test in a touch screen terminal. The method comprises designating a certain region on a keyboard interface picture, not permitting text input through a keyboard when touch drag started from the designated region is sensed and acquiring a path of the touch drag, acquiring a path of following touch drag when at least the one or more following touch drag are sensed, and reading out at least the acquired one or more paths by cursive character recognition, deducing a character, determining the deduced character as an input target, and permitting the text input through the keyboard..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method, device, and method, device, and storage medium for generating and self-adaptively rotating a voice recognition interface

Method, device, and storage medium for generating and self-adaptively rotating a voice recognition interface are provided. The method for generating and self-adaptively rotating a voice recognition interface includes: identifying a direction of an interface layout of a current interface when a voice recognition is triggered; generating the voice recognition interface in a same layout direction as the direction of the current interface layout, the voice recognition interface covering a portion of a screen; monitoring in real time whether the interface layout of the current interface rotates; and rotating the generated voice recognition interface self-adaptively along with the current interface layout, in response to a rotation of the interface layout of the current interface..
Guangzhou Shenma Mobile Information Technology Co., Ltd.

Gesture recognition method, apparatus and device, computer program product therefor

Hand gestures, such as hand or finger hovering, in the proximity space of a sensing panel are detected from x-node and y-node sensing signals indicative of the presence of a hand feature at corresponding row and column locations of a sensing panel. Hovering is detected by detecting the locations of maxima for a plurality of frames over a time window for sets of x-node and y-node sensing signals by recognizing a hovering gesture if the locations of the maxima detected vary over the plurality of frames for one of the sets of sensing signals and not for the other of set.
Stmicroelectronics S.r.l.

Gesture recognition system and gesture recognition method using the same

The present disclosure discloses a gesture recognition system. The gesture recognition system includes a processor configured to send a pulse signal and recognize corresponding hand gesture command according to an algorithm, an ultrasonic generator configured to receive the pulse signal sent by the processor and then send an ultrasonic wave, and a microphone including a signal pick-up unit configured to receive the ultrasonic wave reflected by a target object and generate a reflected signal and a signal processing unit configured to compare the reflected signal and the pulse signal so as to generate time data and frequency shift data, and then transmit the same to the processor.
Aac Acoustic Technologies (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.

Automated driving control device, system including the same, and method thereof

The present disclosure relates to an automated driving control device, a system including the automated driving control device, and a method of automated driving control. The automated driving control device may include: a high-precision lane-level road map storage storing a high-precision lane-level road map; a position recognition controller recognizing a current position of a vehicle based on the high-precision lane-level road map, position recognition information, and vehicle control information; and a vehicle controller generating a path for driving to a destination based on the position of the vehicle recognized by the position recognition controller and obstacle recognition information, and controlling driving of the vehicle..
Kia Motors Corporation

Autonomous school bus

An autonomous bus includes sensors and actuators sufficient to perform autonomous navigation. The controller of the bus receives a route and proceeds to pick-up locations along the route.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Production system, controller, and control method

A production system includes a manufacturing apparatus, a post-processing apparatus, conveyors for transporting workpieces manufactured by the manufacturing apparatus to the post-processing apparatus, an image sensor arranged above a conveyor connected to the manufacturing apparatus to recognize workpieces traveling on the conveyor and measure the workpiece density on the conveyor, a robot that picks each workpiece on the conveyor connected to the manufacturing apparatus, and a controller. The controller performs a first task for identifying each workpiece position on the conveyor using a recognition result from the image sensor and causing the robot to pick a target workpiece, a second task for processing in the manufacturing apparatus, a third task for processing in the post-processing apparatus, and a fourth task for adjusting a processing capability of the manufacturing apparatus and/or the post-processing apparatus using the workpiece density measured by the image sensor..
Omron Corporation

Hybrid sensor with enhanced infrared detection capabilities

A hybrid sensor is described herein that includes a plurality of photoreceptive element domains. Each domain includes: a first subset of infrared (ir) photoreceptive elements that are selectively receptive to infrared radiation; and a second subset of visible-spectrum photoreceptive elements that are selectively receptive to visible spectrum light.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Methods for producing a paired tag from a nucleic acid sequence and methods of use thereof

Methods for producing a paired tag from a nucleic acid sequence are provided in which the paired tag comprises the 5′ end tag and 3′ end tag of the nucleic acid sequence. In one embodiment, the nucleic acid sequence comprises two restriction endonuclease recognition sites specific for a restriction endonuclease that cleaves the nucleic acid sequence distally to the restriction endonuclease recognition sites.
Applied Biosystems, Llc

Methods and devices for high fidelity polynucleotide synthesis

Disclosed are methods for synthesizing and/or assembling at least one polynucleotide product having a predefined sequence from a plurality of different oligonucleotides. In exemplary embodiments, the methods involve synthesis and/or amplification of different oligonucleotides immobilized on a solid support, release of synthesized/amplified oligonucleotides in solution to form droplets, recognition and removal of error-containing oligonucleotides, moving or combining two droplets to allow hybridization and/or ligation between two different oligonucleotides, and further chain extension reaction following hybridization and/or ligation to hierarchically generate desired length of polynucleotide products..
Gen9, Inc.

Aflatoxin templates, molecularly imprinted polymers, and methods of making and using the same

Molecularly imprinted polymers (mips) are materials exhibiting molecular recognition of a target molecule. Mips are synthesized in the presence of an aflatoxin template, a mimic to the targeted molecule, used as an imprint that is further washed away with suitable solvent after completion of the polymerization process, leaving a cavity in the polymer of the same stereochemistry, functionality and morphology to the template.
Alltech, Inc.

User identification method and apparatus using lever-type door grip pattern recognition

A user identification method and apparatus using recognition of a grip pattern of a lever-type door are provided. The user identification method using recognition of a grip pattern of a lever-type door includes activating a sensing module disposed within a lever of a vehicle door when a smart-key is sensed.
Kia Motors Corporation

Device, method, computer program, and reader for providing game service

A device, a method, and a computer program for providing a game service. The device for providing a game service, changes the level of a reader by using a level change source, and includes a communication unit for receiving reader recognition information of the reader and/or level change source recognition information of the level change source, an account managing unit for changing the level of the reader on the basis of the reader recognition information and the level change source recognition information, and a database for saving information related to the reader..
Visual Shower Corp.

Methods for modulating rna splicing

In one aspect, described herein is a recognition element for splicing modifier (rems) that can be recognized by a compound provided herein. In another aspect, described herein are methods for modulating the amount of a product of a gene, wherein a precursor rna transcript transcribed from the gene contains a rems, and the methods utilizing a compound described herein.
Ptc Therapeutics, Inc.

Methods and devices for determining metabolic states

In vivo or in vitro sensors in combination with an electronic monitor enable the recognition, quantitation, and tracking of metabolic oscillations of living cells immobilized on or in close proximity to an analyte sensor providing methods, systems, and devices to monitor, probe, diagnose or treat abnormal metabolic states. The patterns or fingerprints of metabolic oscillations yield information about analyte concentration and the status of cellular metabolism.
Ultradian Diagnostics Llc

Fully automated image optimization based on automated organ recognition

Systems and methods are provided for fully automated image optimization based on automated organ recognition. In medical imaging systems, during medical imaging based on a particular imaging technique, an anatomical feature in an area being imaged may be automatically identifying, and based on the identifying of the anatomical feature, one or more imaging parameters or settings for optimizing imaging quality for the identified anatomical feature may be automatically determined.
General Electric Company

Intelligent system for multi-function electronic caregiving to facilitate advanced health diagnosis, health monitoring, fall and injury prediction, health maintenance and support, and emergency response

A system for monitoring and detecting the gait and other health related parameters of a user. One such parameter is monitoring of medication compliance and treatment session attendance done by a medication and liquid dispensing apparatus, which combines mechanical dispensing of medication.
Sameday Security, Inc.

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Feature detection in compressive imaging

The present disclosure provides systems and methods that are configured for feature extraction or object recognition using compressive measurements that represent a compressed image of a scene. In various aspects, a compressive sensing matrix is constructed and used to acquire the compressive measurements, such that in the extraction phase, the compressive measurements can be processed to detect feature points and determine their feature vectors in the scene without using a pixel representation of the scene.
Alcatel -lucent Usa Inc.

Camera module

A camera module includes a camera, a light emitting unit, a circuit board. The camera is mounted on the circuit board and having an optical axis.
Cheng Uei Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Real estate property project analysis using augmented reality user devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device. The augmented reality user device includes display for overlaying virtual objects onto tangible objects in a real scene, a camera, and a global position system sensor.
Bank Of America Corporation

Method and device for message reading

The present disclosure relates to a method and a device for message reading. The method includes: when there is a notification of unread message displayed on a terminal screen, obtaining a reading operation instruction, where the reading operation instruction includes a position at which a click on the terminal screen is taken place; when the position is located in a first preset area having a fingerprint recognition circuit, receiving fingerprint information on the terminal screen and recognizing fingerprint information received; and when the fingerprint information is determined to be legitimate, opening a reading interface corresponding to the notification of the unread message and displaying the unread message using the reading interface..
Beijing Xiaomi Mobile Software Co., Ltd.

Display panel and electronic device

Disclosed are a display panel and an electronic device. In a fingerprint recognition stage, at least one of the first and second organic light-emitting structures function as a light source of the fingerprint recognition unit; the emergent light of the at least one of the first and second organic light-emitting structures has a first spectral range, the transmission spectral range of the first color filter film is a second spectral range, and the spectral range corresponding to visible light and near-infrared light is a third spectral range.
Shanghai Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.

System and neural network based speaker classification

A method for classifying speakers includes: receiving, by a speaker recognition system including a processor and memory, input audio including speech from a speaker; extracting, by the speaker recognition system, a plurality of speech frames containing voiced speech from the input audio; computing, by the speaker recognition system, a plurality of features for each of the speech frames of the input audio; computing, by the speaker recognition system, a plurality of recognition scores for the plurality of features; computing, by the speaker recognition system, a speaker classification result in accordance with the recognition scores; and outputting, by the speaker recognition system, the speaker classification result.. .
Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc.

Speaker identification

A method of operation of a speaker recognition system comprises: performing a speaker recognition process on a received signal; disabling the speaker recognition process when a first speaker has been identified; performing a speech start recognition process on the received signal when the speaker recognition process is disabled; and enabling the speaker recognition process in response to the speech start recognition process detecting a speech start event in the received signal.. .
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

User dedicated automatic speech recognition

A multi-mode voice controlled user interface is described. The user interface is adapted to conduct a speech dialog with one or more possible speakers and includes a broad listening mode which accepts speech inputs from the possible speakers without spatial filtering, and a selective listening mode which limits speech inputs to a specific speaker using spatial filtering.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Lamp device for inputting or outputting voice signal and driving the same

A lamp device for inputting or outputting a voice signal and a method of driving the same. The method of driving a lamp device includes receiving an audio signal; performing voice recognition of a first audio signal among the received audio signals; generating an activation signal based on the voice recognition result; transmitting the activation signal to the external device; receiving a first control signal from the external device; and transmitting a second audio signal among the received audio signals to the external device in response to the first control signal.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Speech recognition device and method thereof

A speech recognition device and a method thereof are disclosed. The speech recognition method includes detecting an error word of a recognized received speech, separately encoding a right part and a left part with respect to the detected error word, and decoding while correcting the error word based on a vector of the encoded right and left parts, a last character of the encoded right part, and a last character of the left part..
Postech Academy-industry Foundation

Motion adaptive speech recognition for enhanced voice destination entry

A method or associated system for motion adaptive speech processing includes dynamically estimating a motion profile that is representative of a user's motion based on data from one or more resources, such as sensors and non-speech resources, associated with the user. The method includes effecting processing of a speech signal received from the user, for example, while the user is in motion, the processing taking into account the estimated motion profile to produce an interpretation of the speech signal.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Speech recognition apparatus and speech recognition method

A speech recognition apparatus according to an embodiment includes a microphone that acquires an audio stream in which speech vocalized by a person is recorded, a camera that acquires an image data in which at least a mouth of the person is captured, and an operation element that recognizes speech including a consonant vocalized by the person, based on the audio stream, estimates the consonant vocalized by the person, based on the shape of the mouth of the person in the image data, and specifies the consonant based on the estimated consonant and the speech-recognized consonant.. .
Olympus Corporation

Detecting potential significant errors in speech recognition results

In some embodiments, recognition results produced by a speech processing system (which may include two or more recognition results, including a top recognition result and one or more alternative recognition results) based on an analysis of a speech input, are evaluated for indications of potential errors. In some embodiments, the indications of potential errors may include discrepancies between recognition results that are meaningful for a domain, such as medically-meaningful discrepancies.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Display device for vehicle

A display device for a vehicle includes a surrounding environment recognition unit and a display unit. The display unit displays an own-vehicle icon and line icons on right and left sides of the own-vehicle icon.
Subaru Corporation

Electronic apparatus, control method thereof, remote control apparatus, and control method thereof

An electronic apparatus, control method thereof, remote control apparatus that controls the electronic apparatus, and control method thereof. The remote control apparatus includes a communication unit which communicates with the electronic apparatus; a user input unit which receives a user button selection indicating an input button; a sensing unit which senses movement of the remote control apparatus; and a control unit which controls the communication unit to transmit information about the user button selection to perform a function corresponding to the input button if the remote control apparatus is in a button input mode, and to transmit information about the movement of the remote control apparatus to the electronic apparatus to control the electronic apparatus by the movement if the remote control apparatus is in a motion recognition mode.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Terminal alarm method and appartus

The present disclosure provides a terminal alarm method and device. The method comprises: receiving (s102) a pressing operation of a finger corresponding to a first fingerprint at a touch position for recognizing the first fingerprint, the first fingerprint matching a fingerprint previously stored locally in the terminal, and triggering (s104) an alarm function of the terminal, when the pressing duration time of the pressing operation reaches a predetermined time period and/or the number of pressing times of the pressing operation reaches a predetermined number of times.
Zte Corporation

System and recognizing indoor location of moving object

Provided are a system and method of recognizing an indoor location of a moving object. A recognition device includes an illumination unit including a plurality of illumination modules respectively having different predetermined light receiving characteristics, each of the illumination modules receiving polarized light emitted from at least one lighting device according to one of the predetermined light receiving characteristics and measuring an illumination value; and an analysis unit configured to calculate a light source polarization axis angle of the at least one lighting device using a predetermined linear polarization rule and the illumination value measured by each illumination module, the at least one lighting device emitting light received by the illumination unit..
Polariant, Inc.

Synthesizing training data for broad area geospatial object detection

A system for broad area geospatial object recognition, identification, classification, location and quantification, comprising an image manipulation module to create synthetically-generated images to imitate and augment an existing quantity of orthorectified geospatial images; together with a deep learning module and a convolutional neural network serving as an image analysis module, to analyze a large corpus of orthorectified geospatial images, identify and demarcate a searched object of interest from within the corpus, locate and quantify the identified or classified objects from the corpus of geospatial imagery available to the system. The system reports results in a requestor's preferred format..
Digitalglobe, Inc.

Property assessments using augmented reality user devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device. The augmented reality user device includes display for overlaying virtual objects onto tangible objects in a real scene, a camera, and a global position system sensor.
Bank Of America Corporation

Systems and methods for integrated cargo inspection

A system for integrated cargo inspection includes a non-invasive imaging system scanning a cargo container during an offload operation to obtain a digital image of its contents, a server including a control processor to control components of the system. The components including a computer vision system to perform vision system recognition techniques on the digital image and prepare a report having image icons representing the contents, a machine learning system analytically reviewing the report to generate heuristic analysis used to train the vision system, a computing device displaying at least one of a port plan, a scan view, a results list form dialog, and a results history log graphical displays.
Sap Se

Object recognition utilizing feature alignment

Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media are provided for identifying (recognizing) an object from its shape in a sequence of images utilizing sequence alignment matrices (sams). For a given image, an object is segmented and from the segmented object, a set of key points is extracted.
Datalogic Ip Tech S.r.l.

System and object recognition and ranging by deformation of projected shapes in a multimodal vision and sensing system for autonomous devices

Provided is a disclosure for detection and recognition of objects using a projected array of light shapes of one or more frequencies, where the light may be structured or non-structured.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and recognizing obstacle of vehicle

The present disclosure discloses a method and an apparatus for recognizing an obstacle to a vehicle. The method comprises: acquiring point cloud data of a target region by a lidar sensor and acquiring image data of the target region by using an image capturing apparatus; recognizing obstacle information in the point cloud data by a preset point cloud recognition model, and labeling a recognition result to obtain a first labeled result; recognizing obstacle information in the image data by a preset image recognition model, and labeling a recognition result to obtain a second labeled result; comparing the first labeled result with the second labeled result to decide whether the first and the second labeled result are identical; and determining a correct labeled result from the first and the second labeled result in response to the first and the second labeled result being not identical and outputting the correct labeled result..
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Method and determining a document suitability for optical character recognition (ocr) processing

There is disclosed a method of determining a digital document suitability for ocr processing, the method executable by a user electronic device, the user electronic device configured for capturing a digital image of a document. The method comprises: acquiring by the user electronic device, the digital image of the document; determining, by a classifier executed by the user electronic device, an ocr suitability parameter associated with the digital image, the ocr suitability parameter indicative of whether the digital image is suitable for producing an output of the ocr processing of an acceptable quality, the classifier having been trained to determine the ocr suitability parameter at least partially based on a level of noise associated with the digital image; in response to the ocr suitability parameter being below a pre-determined threshold, causing the user electronic device to re-acquire the digital image..
Abbyy Development Llc

Method and determining a document suitability for server-based optical character recognition (ocr) processing

There is disclosed a method of analyzing a digital image of a document (to determine, as example, a document suitability for server-based ocr processing) in a computer system that includes a user electronic device (for acquiring or storing a digital image of a document) connectable to a server (for executing the server-based ocr processing of the digital image to create a recognized-text document). The method is executable by the user electronic device and comprises: acquiring the digital image of the document; analyzing an ocr quality parameter associated with a compressed digital image to be created from the digital image using a compression algorithm and a compression parameter; in response to the ocr quality parameter being above or equal to a pre-determined threshold: transmitting the compressed digital image to the server.
Abbyy Development Llc

Method, system and computer program for identification and sharing of digital images with face signatures

Methods and systems are provided for sharing a digital image depicting one or more faces. The method may include linking a plurality of computer terminals to a computer network, each computer terminal associated with an individual; receiving a digital image at at least one of the computer terminals; executing a face recognition routine on the digital image, the face recognition routine detecting at least one face in the digital image, each detected face corresponding to a person, the face recognition routine recognizing at least one of the persons as being one of the individuals; and for each individual recognized in the digital image by the face recognition routine, initiating dissemination of the digital image to the computer terminal associated with respective individual whose face is recognized in the digital image..
Applied Recognition Inc.

Facial recognition system, facial recognition server, and facial recognition method

A statistical processing is performed without performing complicated determination, so as not to repetitively include the same person. A facial feature extractor (32) in a facial recognition server (30) extracts features of facial image data including a face which is shown in an image obtained by a camera device (10) imaging an imaging area.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Photo link

Photo link also allows its users to contact other users based on photograph(s). The facial recognition software can generate images of other users that closely resemble the likeness of other users which will result in finding people who resemble each other, therefore people will be able to find and contact their look-a-like/twin..

Electronic device and operating method thereof

An apparatus and method for setting a fingerprint recognition region in an electronic device are provided. An electronic device includes a display, a finger scan sensor overlapped with at least a partial region of the display, and a processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Data reading system and method with user feedback for improved exception handling and item modeling

A checkout system for data reading, and related methods of use, the checkout system including one or more data reading devices with a conveyor for transporting items toward a read zone of the data reading devices, and an exception identification system capable of identifying exception items transported through the read zone without being successfully identified by the data reader. The checkout system includes an exception handling system operable to receive exception handling input for resolving an exception associated with the exception item, and a feedback system for receiving the exception handling input and determining whether and how to adjust an object recognition model of the data reading devices to improve performance..
Datalogic Usa, Inc.

Method and system for autonomous vehicles

A method and system for facilitating cost effective, reliable, system redundant, self-driving vehicles involves the employment of specialized lane marking components that permit unprecedented sensor feedback, and in particular, a system and method that enables accurate lane marking recognition despite adverse weather conditions, which presently pose problems experienced by self-driving systems that rely upon vision based camera systems.. .

Personal authentication method and apparatus based on recognition of fingertip gesture and identification of fake pattern

Disclosed herein are a method and apparatus for authenticating a user based on a fingertip gesture. The authentication apparatus may display a pattern generated based on geometric information about a hand geometry or size of a user, and may recognize a fingertip gesture via interaction with the user with respect to the pattern.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Method and system for application virtualization that includes machine learning

A method for executing a virtualized application on a computing system that includes a user-space and a kernel-space is disclosed. In an embodiment, the method involves executing an application in the user-space, executing a user-level virtualization layer in the user-space, the user-level virtualization layer including a set of rules, performing, via the user-level virtualization layer, user-level hooking of events that are generated by the executing application according to the set of rules to identify events of interest, storing events that are identified as events of interest in a database, applying a pattern recognition process to the events that are stored in the database, generating a rule for the set of rules in the user-level virtualization layer based on the pattern recognition process, and applying the generated rule through the user-level virtualization layer..
Data Accelerator Ltd

Electronic device capable of obtaining hearing data according to face image recognition results and obtaining hearing data

An electronic device includes an image capture module and a processing unit. The image capture module is used for capturing a user's face image.
Unlimiter Mfa Co., Ltd.

System and adding three-dimensional images to an intelligent virtual assistant that appear to project forward of or vertically above an electronic display

A system and method for operating a virtual assistant system run on an electronic device with a visual image representing the virtual assistant. Voice recognition software identifies spoken action commands.
Maxx Media Group, Llc

System and detection, exploration, and interaction of graphic application interface

A gui (graphic user interface) application recognition and interaction system enables application-agnostic and device-agnostic recognition and interaction through use of image and text pattern recognition. The gui device includes a gui client application that provides wide range of functionalities.

Gesture recognition cloud command platform, system, method, and apparatus

Systems and methods described herein are for transmitting a command to a remote system. A processing system determines the identity of the user based on the unique identifier and the biometric information.

Food preparation device using image recognition

A food preparation device or system which utilizes image recognition to perform item-specific actions based on determined cooking attributes and/or temperature.. .
Serenete Corporation

Display device for vehicle

A display device for a vehicle includes a surrounding environment recognition unit and a display unit. The display unit displays a first vehicle icon corresponding to an own vehicle, line icons on both sides of the first vehicle icon, and an adjacent-lane icon sideward of a corresponding one of the line icons.
Subaru Corporation

Method and providing service using a sensor and image recognition in a portable terminal

A method and an apparatus to provide a service using a sensor and image recognition in a portable terminal that supports augmented reality (ar). The method includes determining whether the portable terminal is parallel to ground using an acceleration sensor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Arrangement, turbo engine and the recognition of a shaft breakage of a shaft

It is provided an arrangement for detecting a shaft break. The arrangement comprising a shaft, a bearing on which the shaft is mounted so as to be rotatable about a rotational axis, a force sensor which is arranged on the bearing and is configured to measure an axial force component, applied by the shaft, in parallel with the rotational axis of the shaft, and an evaluation unit which is configured to receive measured values of the force sensor and to determine, on the basis of comparison of a plurality of measured values, whether there is a change in the axial force component, in order to detect a shaft break of the shaft..
Rolls-royce Deutschland Ltd & Co Kg

Constructs and methods for genome editing and genetic engineering of fungi and protists

Provided herein are constructs for genome editing or genetic engineering its fungi or protists, methods of using the constructs and media for use in selecting cells. The construct include a polynucleotide encoding a thymidine kinase operably connected to a promoter, suitably a constitutive promoter; a polynucleotide encoding an endonuclease operably connected to an inducible promoter; and a recognition site for the endonuclease.
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Lane keep assist device

According to a lane keep assist electronic control unit (lkaecu), a lane recognition section recognizes a driving lane in which the own vehicle is traveling. A target trajectory generation section generates a target trajectory in which the own vehicle travels so that deviation of the own vehicle from the driving lane is suppressed.
Denso Corporation

Surgical tissue recognition and navigation aparatus and method

A system and method images first and second views of a subject and analyses the view to identify devices and anatomical structures. The images are overlayed with labeling identifying anatomical structures and/or segment regions corresponding to the anatomical structures.
Kyphon Sarl

Automatic target recognition and management system

This invention relates to an apparatus for controlling weeds. The apparatus includes a tine formation adapted to remove or disrupt targeted weeds, and a tine support assembly adapted to support the tine for movement about a first control axis in a generally vertical direction between an engaged position wherein the tine formation in use contacts a ground surface for removal or disruption of targeted weeds and a disengaged position wherein the tine formation is substantially retracted from the ground surface.
The University Of Sydney

Systems and methods for recognizing, classifying, recalling and analyzing information utilizing ssm sequence models

A biologically-inspired model for sequence representation, method of construction and application of such models, and systems incorporating same are provided. The model captures the statistical nature of sequences and uses that for sequence encoding, recognition, and recall.
Suphatchatwong Innovation Co., Ltd.

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Component mounter

A nozzle section is held by a nozzle holder to be vertically movable, and the nozzle section is biased downwards by springs. A height position reference section for which image recognition is possible is provided on an outer circumferential section of the nozzle section.
Fuji Machine Mfg. Co., Ltd.

Mobile device, and releasing lock of the mobile device via handwriting recognition

A method, and a mobile device adapted thereto, verifies a user and executes applications via handwriting recognition. The method of controlling a mobile device includes entering a lock state, detecting a user's input, verifying a user based on the input and searching for an instruction corresponding to the input, and performing at least one of maintaining or releasing the lock state and which performs an operation corresponding to the instruction, based on user verification result and the instruction search result..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Log complex color for visual pattern recognition of total sound

The present disclosure is generally directed to audio visualization methods for visual pattern recognition of sound. In particular, the present disclosure is directed to plotting amplitude intensity as brightness/saturation and phase-cycles as hue-variations to create visual representations of sound..
The Curators Of The University Of Missouri

Method for attaching hash-tag using image recognition process and software distributing server storing software for the same method

A method for attaching a hash tag with image recognition, and a software distributing server recording therein software for performing the method, are provided. When a user creates his or her own post with his or her video to upload to a webpage of social media, the terminal may automatically extract words to be used as the hash tags from the video and insert the extracted words.
Indie Cf, Inc.

Systems and providing dynamic computer networks in which behavior models drive cyber mission models

Systems and methods for controlling operations of a computer network (100). The methods involve: generating programming instructions implementing a first mission plan (2100) specifying which identity parameters of packets are to be transformed during specific time periods; executing the programming instructions by at least one node (105) of the computer network to dynamically transform true values, which correctly represent the identity parameters of the packets, into false values which incorrectly represent the identity parameters of the packets; measuring an effectiveness of the computer network's behavior with regard to a recognition and prevention of cyber-attack success resulting from the execution of the programming instructions by the node; and dynamically modifying the first mission plan based on the measured effectiveness..
Harris Corporation

System and speaker recognition on mobile devices

A speaker recognition system for authenticating a mobile device user includes an enrollment and learning software module, a voice biometric authentication software module, and a secure software application. Upon request by a user of the mobile device, the enrollment and learning software module displays text prompts to the user, receives speech utterances from the user, and produces a voice biometric print.
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

Method, apparatus, and system for controlling smart home environment using led lighting device

The present disclosure provides a smart home control system including at least one led lighting device and at least one smart terminal. The led lighting device includes an led light-emitting module, a power supply module, a video acquisition module, a processing module and a communication module.
Sengled Optoelectronics Co., Ltd.

Organic light-enitting diode display panel for fingerprint recognition and electronic device

An organic light-emitting diode display panel for fingerprint recognition includes a plurality of pixel areas arranged in arrays, the pixel area includes a pixel unit and a fingerprint recognition unit, which are adjacent to each other, the pixel unit is configured to emit colorful image light, the fingerprint recognition unit comprises a sensing light emitting module and a sensing light receiving module, the sensing light emitting module is configured to emit sensing light to a finger, and the sensing light receiving module is configured to receive the sensing light reflected by the finger and convert a light signal of the sensing light into an electric signal. An electronic device is also provided..
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

Organic light-enitting diode display panel for fingerprint recognition and electronic device

An oled display panel for fingerprint recognition includes a plurality of pixel areas arranged in arrays, the pixel area includes a pixel unit and a fingerprint recognition unit, which are adjacent to each other, the pixel unit is configured to emit light of different colors, the fingerprint recognition unit comprises a sensing light emitting module and a sensing light receiving module, the sensing light emitting module is configured to emit sensing light to a finger, and the sensing light receiving module is configured to receive the sensing light reflected by the finger and convert a light signal of the sensing light into an electric signal. An electronic device having the oled display panel is also provided..
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

System and multi-factor authentication using voice biometric verification

A system and method are presented for multi-factor authentication using voice biometric verification. When a user requests access to a system or application, voice identification may be triggered.
Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc.

Speech recognition system and method using an adaptive incremental learning approach

The present disclosure relates to speech recognition systems and methods using an adaptive incremental learning approach. More specifically, the present disclosure relates to adaptive incremental learning in a self-taught vocal user interface..
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

Method and system for the post-treatment of a voice recognition result

The invention relates to a method for the post-treatment of a voice recognition result (100), said result (100) comprising a beginning (111), an end (112) and a plurality of elements (113), said method comprising the following steps: reading said result (100); selecting one of the elements (113) thereof; determining whether it is valid; repeating the steps of selecting the element (113) and determining the validity thereof or not; and if at least one element (113) has been determined as being valid, determining a post-treated solution (200) by reusing at least one such valid element (113). The method of the invention is characterised in that said element (113) is selected from said end (112) to said beginning (111) of the result (100) in a consecutive manner..
Zetes Industries S.a.

Apparatus and recognizing position of vehicle

Disclosed are an apparatus and a method for recognizing a position of a vehicle. The apparatus includes a recognition unit that recognizes at least one first neighboring vehicle, a global positioning system (gps) receiver that receives an absolute position of an own vehicle, a communication unit that transmits, to another vehicle, a relative position of the at least one first neighboring vehicle and the absolute position of the own vehicle and to receive, from the another vehicle, an absolute position of the another vehicle and a relative position of at least one second neighboring vehicle recognized by the another vehicle, and a processing unit that calculates the relative position of the at least one first neighboring vehicle, fuses relative positions of at least one third neighboring vehicle commonly recognized by the own vehicle and the another vehicle based on the relative position of the at least one first neighboring vehicle, the absolute position of the own vehicle, the absolute position of the another vehicle, and the relative position of the at least one second neighboring vehicle, and corrects an absolute position of at least one of the own vehicle, the another vehicle and the at least one third neighboring vehicle based on the fused relative position of the at least one third neighboring vehicle..
Hyundai Motor Company

Method and system for hand washing compliance

A method and system for user hand washing compliance is described. An exemplary embodiment of the method may comprise the steps of: receiving a request from a user to enter a hand-washing-compliance-area, wherein the request is received by an entry-sensor; the entry-sensor may cause initiation of a hand-washing-cycle log entry; releasing water from a washer for pre-rinsing hands of the user; releasing soap from a soap-dispenser for soaping the hands of the user; releasing water from the washer to rinse the soaped hands of the user; and providing a means-to-dry-hands from a hand-dryer for drying the hands of the user.

Image processing apparatus, method, and program

There is provided an image processing apparatus and method and a program which enable more accurate estimation of a pose. A matching unit performs matching processing on the basis of a detection result of a feature point from an input image and a three-dimensional map indicating a position of a landmark in real space, and a pose estimating unit estimates a pose on the basis of a result of the matching processing.
Sony Corporation

Character recognition systems and character recognition methods thereof using convolutional neural network

A character recognition method is provided, including the steps of: recognizing a character string, which includes one or more characters, in a region of interest (roi) using a first convolutional neural network (cnn) model to generate a recognized character string; and comparing the recognized character string with a plurality of character strings in a character database to find a character string corresponding to the recognized character string, wherein each of the character strings includes one or more characters; wherein if the character string corresponding to the recognized character string is found, the recognized character string is used as a character recognition result, otherwise, using a second cnn model to correct the recognized string and generate a new recognized character string as the character recognition result.. .
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Single image rectification

The disclosure includes a system and method for performing image rectification using a single image and information identified from the single image. An image recognition application receives an input image, identifies a plurality of objects in the input image, estimates rectification parameters for the plurality of objects, identifies a plurality of candidate rectification parameters using a voting procedure on the rectification parameters for the plurality of objects, estimates final rectification parameters based on the plurality of candidate rectification parameters, computes a global transformation matrix using the final rectification parameters, and performs image rectification on the input image using the global transformation matrix..
Ricoh Co., Ltd.

Method and meal planning and optimization

A method for meal optizimation, by a data processor, comprising: planning meals, with a meal planning interface module, specifying a future date and determining meal options based on optimization of perishable goods in an inventory; specifying when the number of meals are to be prepared automatically and/or manually with a voice recognition device and/or an image recognition device and/or bar code scanning device and/or other scanning devices and/or manually with a user interface, including updating and/or adding and/or removing the items at a point of entry into and/or out of a food storage area and/or a plurality of food storage areas, such as at a doorway and/or window and/or counter and/or loading area and/or unloading area; and ordering and or delivering and/or arranging for delivery, manually and/or automatically, of the items from a grocery store or a plurality of grocery stores and/or from other sites and/or other food item sources.. .

Identifying payment card categories based on optical character recognition of images of the payment cards

A user captures an image of a payment card via a user computing device camera. An optical character recognition system receives the payment card image from the user computing device.
Google Llc

Geolocation notifications using augmented reality user devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device. The augmented reality user device includes a display for overlaying virtual objects onto objects in a real scene, a camera, and a global position system sensor.
Bank Of America Corporation

Virtual assessments using augmented reality user devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device. The augmented reality user device includes a display for overlaying virtual objects onto objects in a real scene, a camera, and a global position system sensor.
Bank Of America Corporation

Object recognition and analysis using augmented reality user devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device. The augmented reality user device includes a display for overlaying virtual objects onto objects in a real scene, a camera, and a global position system sensor.
Bank Of America Corporation

Commerce system and providing intelligent personal agents for identifying intent to buy

A commerce system is controlled by providing a shopping agent. A first data is transmitted to the shopping agent using a mobile device connected to the shopping agent by an application programming interface.
Myworld, Inc.

Contextual augmented reality overlays

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device for a user that includes a display that overlays virtual objects onto tangible objects in real-time and a camera that captures images of a document. The augmented reality user device further includes one or more processors implementing an optical character recognition (ocr) engine, an electronic transfer engine, and a virtual overlay engine.
Bank Of America Corporation

Information processing device and information processing system

An information processing device includes: a processor that executes a process, the process including: controlling a recognition process that performs, with respect to input neuron data, a hierarchical neural network operation including a weighting operation using a parameter and that holds the neuron data and the parameter of each layer of the neural network in each of memory areas; and performing, in a learning process of learning the parameter of each layer of the neural network from an error that is obtained from a recognition result, regarding the layer in which the neuron data and the parameter are held in the memory areas, control of calculating an error of the neuron data after calculating an error of the parameter.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Image recognition apparatus, image recognition method, and program

In the present disclosure, an image parameter of an input image is changed, features is extracted from each of a plurality of generated images, a category of each region is determined based on the features in each image, and the results are integrated.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

System and scene text recognition

Apparatus and method for performing accurate text recognition of non-simplistic images (e.g., images with clutter backgrounds, lighting variations, font variations, non-standard perspectives, and the like) may employ a machine-learning approach to identify a discriminative feature set selected from among features computed for a plurality of irregularly positioned, sized, and/or shaped (e.g., randomly selected) image sub-regions.. .
Ebay Inc.

Electronic device and displaying image for iris recognition in electronic device

Disclosed are various embodiments related to iris authentication technology for electronic devices. According to an embodiment of the present disclosure, an electronic device may include a camera, a display, and a processor configured to display a first image on the display when a distance between the electronic device and an object included in an image captured by the camera is a first distance and to display a second image associated with the first image on the display when the distance between the electronic device and the object included in the image captured by the camera is a second distance different from the first distance.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Object recognition device

An object recognition device according to an embodiment includes a camera that captures an image of an imaging area. A storage device stores, for each of a plurality of registered objects, dictionary feature information for identifying the corresponding object and dictionary boundary information for identifying an actual boundary area of the corresponding object.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Information processing apparatus, storage medium, and information processing method

A search area is set on a recognition target image, cutout areas are set at a plurality of positions in the search area, images corresponding to the plurality of set cutout areas are extracted, similarities of candidate characters obtained by comparison between the extracted images and dictionary data is weighted in accordance with the positions of the cutout areas. In such a manner, evaluation values of the candidate characters are obtained, and a candidate character with the highest evaluation value among the obtained candidate characters is output as a recognition result.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Interaction recognition and analysis system

An object status tracking system is disclosed. The system comprises an appliance comprising at least one operating volume and an access region through which the operating volume is accessed.
Whirlpool Corporation

Method and apparatus of fingerprint recognition

A method and apparatus of fingerprint recognition are provided. A fingerprint recognition method involves obtaining an input fingerprint image in response to a fingerprint input from a user, determining pressure information relating to a pressure applied by the user to input the fingerprint image, and recognizing the user based on the obtained input fingerprint image and the pressure information..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Organic light-enitting diode display panel for fingerprint recognition and electronic device

An organic light-emitting diode display panel for fingerprint recognition includes a glass substrate, a pixel layer, and a transparent substrate, which are laminated; the pixel layer includes a plurality of pixel units arranged on the glass substrate in arrays, wherein the plurality of pixel units are configured to emit light of multiple colors which are combined to form a colorful image; the transparent substrate includes a first side and a second side, which are disposed opposite to each other, the first side is fitted on the pixel layer, a plurality of light receiving units are arranged on a surface of the second side, and an orthographic projection of each light receiving unit on the transparent substrate is located in a gap between the adjacent pixel units. An electronic device is also provided..
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

Automatic medical condition detection and notification system

A system and method are provided for early recognition and escalating provider notification for an insidious medical condition. The method includes: setting, based on a patient clinical assignment, an escalating alert criteria including a set of diagnosis parameters and an alert timing; searching a patient record having a set of patient data for the escalating alert criteria; assigning a provider assignment based on the patient clinical assignment and the escalating alert criteria; creating an escalating alert procedure based on at least one of the patient clinical assignment, the provider assignment, the set of patient data, and the escalating alert criteria; sending a notification to at least one communication system in communication with a notification device based on the provider assignment; receiving a medical order in response to the notification; and modifying at least one of the set of diagnosis parameters and the alert timing based on the medical order..
King Abdullah International Medical Research Center

Generating structured text content using speech recognition models

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media for speech recognition. One method includes obtaining an input acoustic sequence, the input acoustic sequence representing one or more utterances; processing the input acoustic sequence using a speech recognition model to generate a transcription of the input acoustic sequence, wherein the speech recognition model comprises a domain-specific language model; and providing the generated transcription of the input acoustic sequence as input to a domain-specific predictive model to generate structured text content that is derived from the transcription of the input acoustic sequence..
Google Inc.

Information processing device, information processing, and program

To provide a technology capable of allowing a user to find whether speech is uttered with a volume at which speech recognition can be performed. Provided is an information processing device including: a determination portion configured to determine a user-uttered speech volume on the basis of input speech; and a display controller configured to control a display portion so that the display portion displays a display object.
Sony Corporation

Automatic driving control apparatus

An automatic driving control apparatus includes a controller. Upon execution of an automatic driving control of a vehicle, the controller determines, on the basis of a result of positioning and map information, presence or absence of a tollgate within a predetermined distance from the vehicle.
Subaru Corporation

Time of flight sensing for providing security and power savings in electronic devices

An electronic device includes a time-of-flight sensor configured to sense a distance between the electronic device and at least one object proximate the electronic device. Processing circuitry is coupled to the time-of-flight sensor and controls access to the electronic device based on the sensed distance.
Stmicroelectronics (research & Development) Limited

Battery module and cell configuration recognition system for id assignment

The present invention relates to a battery module and cell configuration recognition system for id assignment, and more specifically, to a battery module and cell configuration recognition system for id assignment that recognizes the number of battery cells and battery modules connected in series in order to assign an id to a bms and a battery cell of each of the battery modules.. .
Lg Chem, Ltd.

Engine starter controller, engine start apparatus, and engine starter control system

A starter controller incorporated in a starter control system for controlling actuation of a first starter and a second starter to start an engine. The second starter is an alternating-current (ac) starter.
Denso Corporation

Synthetic enhancement of the t-cell armamentarium as an anti-cancer therapy

The present invention relates to the field of cancer. More specifically, the present invention provides compositions and methods for using synthetically enhanced t-cells to treat cancer.
The Johns Hopkins University

Automatic driving control apparatus

An automatic driving control apparatus includes a controller. Upon execution of automatic driving control, the controller determines, on the basis of positioning and map information, presence of a tollgate within a predetermined distance from a vehicle.
Subaru Corporation

Systems and methods for adjusting one or more vehicle settings

A system for adjusting one or more vehicle settings includes one or more processors, one or more occupant recognition sensors communicatively coupled to the one or more processors and configured to output an occupant recognition signal indicative of an identity of one or more vehicle occupants, and one or more memory modules communicatively coupled to the one or more processors. The one or more memory modules store logic that when executed by the one or more processors, cause the one or more processors to: recognize a first vehicle occupant of the one or more vehicle occupants, determine a first vehicle zone in which the first vehicle occupant is present, automatically adjust the one or more vehicle settings based on one or more occupant preference settings associated with the first vehicle occupant and the first vehicle zone..
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Method for machining and inspecting of workpieces

A method for the machining of workpieces (11) and inspection of the processed workpiece surface in a machine tool (1), preferably a die sinking electrical discharge machine. The method uses at least one machining process interruption during which the processed surface of the workpiece (11) is inspected.
Agie Charmilles Sa

Method and secured authentication using voice biometrics and watermarking

An apparatus including a computer processor, and a computer memory. The computer processor may be programmed to receive a voice input of a first person and a request for authorization by the first person to access an account from an authorized computer software application; to perform audio watermark recognition technology on the voice input to determine if the voice input satisfies expected audio watermark data stored in the computer memory for a first authorized person; to perform voice biometric technology on the voice input to determine if the voice input satisfies expected voice biometric data stored in the computer memory for the first authorized person; and to produce an output to the authorized computer software application to indicate that the voice input is from the first authorized person, based at least in part on the voice input satisfying expected audio watermark data and expected voice biometric data..

Watermark based content recognition improvements

Method, devices, systems and computer program products are described that improve speed and accuracy of watermark detection from multimedia content, and allow faster and better content recognition. One technique for improving detection of boundaries of an embedded multimedia content segment includes detecting a synchronization header and a full watermark from the multimedia content, constructing a predicted watermark segment that is positioned at a predicted distance from the synchronization header, and comparing the group of candidate watermark symbols obtained from the multimedia content to the first predicted watermark segment to obtain a match.
Verance Corporation

Automatic screen navigation for media device configuration and control

Methods, systems, and apparatuses are described for automatically navigating a graphical user interface (gui) of a media device. In embodiments, objects (e.g.
Caavo Inc

Device control method and apparatus in home network system

The present invention provides a method and an apparatus for controlling devices in a home network system by using the recognition of motion and an indoor location of a user. A method for controlling devices providing services in a first terminal of a home network system, according to the present invention, comprises the steps of: receiving motion recognition information from a second terminal within a predetermined time after the motion of the first terminal is recognized; checking whether the first terminal is located within an available service range for at least one device; and activating an interface for controlling the at least one device on the basis of the motion recognition information and whether the first terminal is located within the available service range..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Electronic notebook system

An electronic notebook system is described that comprises a housing, a computing device, wireless interfaces, antennas, sensors, a touch display configured to receive input via a stylus and/or human digit input, the stylus comprising a pressure and/or an inclination sensor, a microphone, camera, the notebook system configured to provide a user condition interface, receive a user selection of a first user condition, provide an interface configured to receive user details, receive audible user details via the microphone, convert the audible user details received via the microphone to text, perform natural language processing to identify text keywords utilizing sentence segmentation, part-of-speech tagging, paraphrase recognition, and/or co-reference resolution, identify a condition based at least in part on the identified one or more keywords, dynamically generate an alert based at least in part on the identified condition, wirelessly transmit the generated alert to one or more destinations via at least a first wireless interface and antenna.. .

Speech recognition apparatus and method

A speech recognition apparatus and method. The speech recognition apparatus includes one or more processors configured to reflect a final recognition result for a previous audio signal in a language model, generate a first recognition result of an audio signal, in a first linguistic recognition unit, by using an acoustic model, generate a second recognition result of the audio signal, in a second linguistic recognition unit, by using the language model reflecting the final recognition result for the previous audio signal, and generate a final recognition result for the audio signal in the second linguistic recognition unit based on the first recognition result and the second recognition result.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Controlling a user interface console using speech recognition

Disclosed are examples of systems, apparatus, methods, and computer program products for controlling a user interface console using speech recognition. In some implementations, user interface consoles and speech commands are maintained.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Methods and systems for locating the end of the keyword in voice sensing

Systems and methods for locating the end of a keyword in voice sensing are provided. An example method includes receiving an acoustic signal that includes a keyword portion immediately followed by a query portion.
Knowles Electronics, Llc

Device and theft detection

A device for theft recognition, having a processing unit, a communication unit that is at least set up to send out a first signal, and a first motion sensor realized as an acceleration sensor. The device further includes at least one second motion sensor.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Blister-strip inspection device

The invention relates to a blister strip inspection device (10) for sensing blister segments (12) of a blister strip (14), having an image acquisition device (16) which is arranged to capture images of the blister strip (14), wherein the image acquisition device (16) comprises a digital camera (18.1), an advance sensing device (24) for continuously sensing an advance (x) of the blister strip (14), and an evaluating unit (40) which is connected to the digital camera (18.1) and to the advance sensing device (24), and which is configured to automatically perform a method having the following steps: (v) sensing the advance of the blister strip (14), (vi) determining a target time (ti), at least also on the basis of the advance, at which a blister segment (12.i) is completely in the field of view (20.1) of the digital camera, and (vii) acquiring an image with the digital camera (18.1) at said target time (ti), wherein the digital camera (18.1) is a video camera which has a field of view (20.1, 20.2) and is formed to capture an image sequence consisting of temporally successive images. According to the invention, it is envisaged that the evaluating unit (40) is configured to automatically (i) determine the target time (ti) at which a blister segment (12.i) is completely in the field of view (20.1, 20.2), at least also on the basis of the advance (x), (ii) take an image (ai) from the image sequence such that a monitoring image is generated, (iii) store the monitoring image and (v) repeat steps (i) to (iii) such that a monitoring image sequence is generated, and the evaluating unit (40) is configured to automatically: sense at least one preceding image at a time that lies shortly before the target time (ti) and/or acquire at least one following image (a) at a time that lies shortly after the target time, determine which of the images sufficiently completely contains the greatest portion of a blister segment (12) by means of image recognition, and store said image (a) as a monitoring image..
Hmgeb Holding B.v.

Method and promoting sales and increasing brand name recognition

A method for promoting sales and increasing brand recognition is described. The method includes selecting a brand name based on customer purchases enumerated on a transaction receipt generated on basis of transactions performed by a particular customer.

Object recognition method and apparatus based on weakly supervised learning

Provided are an object recognition method and apparatus which determine an object of interest included in a recognition target image using a trained machine learning model and determine an area in which the object of interest is located in the recognition target image. The object recognition method based on weakly supervised learning, performed by an object recognition apparatus, includes extracting a plurality of feature maps from a training target image given classification results of objects of interest, generating an activation map for each of the objects of interest by accumulating the feature maps, calculating a representative value of each of the objects of interest by aggregating activation values included in a corresponding activation map, determining an error by comparing classification results determined using the representative value of each of the objects of interest with the given classification results and updating a cnn-based object recognition model by back-propagating the error..
Lunit Inc.

Extracting card identification data

Extracting card information comprises a server at an optical character recognition (“ocr”) system that interprets data from a card. The ocr system performs an optical character recognition algorithm an image of a card and performs a data recognition algorithm on a machine-readable code on the image of the card.
Google Llc

Data entry system with drawing recognition

An electronic device is described which has a memory storing an image for display to a user. The device has a shape recognizer which receives drawing input as a result of the user drawing at a location of the displayed image; and a semantic segmentation component which carries out image analysis of the image to compute one or more object classes of objects depicted at the location.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Activity recognition systems and methods

An activity recognition system is disclosed. A plurality of temporal features is generated from a digital representation of an observed activity using a feature detection algorithm.
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Method and apparatus to perform facial expression recognition and training

A facial expression recognition method includes actuating a processor to acquire an input image including an object; and identifying a facial expression intensity of the object from the input image based on a facial expression recognition model.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Biometric method

The method according to the invention is based on a first image of a first eye region of a person and a second image of a second eye region of the person, wherein the first eye region contains one of the eyes of the person, for example the right eye, and the second eye region contains the other eye of the person, for example the left eye; one of the images is mirrored, and the mirrored and the non-mirrored image are combined in the position space and/or in the feature space, in order to generate a template of an overlaid image. The template contains biometric features for person recognition..
Bioid Ag

Optical fingerprint recognition sensor package

An optical fingerprint recognition sensor package, which comprises a carrier, at least one image sensor, at least one light emitting diode, a first molding compound and at least one second molding compound is provided. The image sensor is disposed on the carrier and being electrically connected thereto.
Tron Intelligence Inc.

Optical fingerprint sensor module and package thereof

The present invention provides an optical fingerprint sensor module and its package thereof, which comprises a carrier, at least one light emitting diode, at least one image sensor and a molding compound. When a user's fingerprint is generated for recognition, the light emitting diode provides enough light sources for lighting and helping the image sensor to capture and sense an image of the fingerprint.
Tron Intelligence Inc.

Method and fingerprint recognition

A method and an apparatus for fingerprint recognition are disclosed. The apparatus for the fingerprint recognition may extract a plurality of fingerprint feature points from a fingerprint image and may predetermine a group among the plurality of fingerprint feature points.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Image recognition system, image recognition method, hologram recording medium, hologram playback device, and image capture device

It is made possible to read holographic barcodes with such portable information consoles as smartphones to perform judgment of authenticity. In this process, by controlling from the portable information console side the light sources illuminating the hologram, it is possible to add a strong authenticity judgment function without a major increase in cost and also without building any special infrastructure..

Controlling privacy in a face recognition application

Embodiments of the present invention may involve a method, system, and computer program product for controlling privacy in a face recognition application. A computer may receive an input including a face recognition query and a digital image of a face.
International Business Machines Corporation

Wearable-type electronic device mounted with fingerprint recognition sensor

A wearable device that is mounted with a fingerprint recognition sensor is provided. The wearable device includes a housing including a first, a second face facing, and a third face facing, a support structure disposed between the first and second faces, a display disposed on the first face to be exposed, and including a window having a first flange and a second flange disposed to be opposite the first face, and a display module coupled to the window to face the second direction, the display being disposed on one face of the support structure, a printed circuit board disposed on another face of the support structure, at least one light emitter mounted adjacent to the first flange to emit light to a first region of the window, and at least one light receptor mounted adjacent to the second flange to receive light reflected from the first region..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Computer-implemented methods and systems for determining the nutritional content of nutrition items

Computer-implemented methods, systems, and computer program products are disclosed for determining nutrition information of nutrition items for a user of a computer device. The method includes: (a) receiving a photograph of a nutrition item from the user computer device, the photograph being captured by a camera of the user computer device; (b) analyzing the photograph and extracting a set of features from the photograph using a nutrition item feature recognition engine, and determining a nutrition item type of the nutrition item based at least in part on the one or more extracted features; (c) determining a quantity, volume, or mass of the nutrition item in the photograph; (d) determining nutritional content information of the nutrition item based on the nutrition item type and the quantity, volume, or mass of the nutrition item; and (e) transmitting the nutritional content information to the user computer device for displaying to the user..
Fitnow, Inc.

Controls for dictated text navigation

A computing device including a housing, a selection mechanism, a microphone to receive a dictated text, a display device having the dictated text displayed on the display device and an electronic processor. The electronic processor determines the computing device is in at least one of a voice-recognition state and a playback state, modify a function associated with the selection mechanism based on determining the computing device is in at least one of the voice-recognition state and the playback state, performs a first function using the selection mechanism, the first function includes moving a cursor associated with the dictated text to a new position and generating an audio output associated with the new position of the cursor, and performs a second function in response to selection of the selection mechanism when dictated text is not displayed on the display, the second function different from the first function..
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Object recognition device, autonomous driving system including the same, and object recognition method using the object recognition device

Provided are an object recognition device, an autonomous driving system including the same, and an object recognition method using the object recognition device. The object recognition device includes an object frame information generation unit, a frame analysis unit, an object priority calculator, a frame complexity calculator, and a mode control unit.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Method and system to predict vehicle traffic behavior for autonomous vehicles to make driving decisions

Responsive to sensor data received from one or more sensors of an autonomous vehicle, one or more predicted trajectories are generated, with each of the predicted trajectories having an associated probability. One or more driving scenarios that trigger gesture recognition are identified.
Baidu Usa Llc

Optoelectronic sensor and monitoring a monitored zone

An optoelectronic sensor (10), in particular a light grid, for monitoring a monitored zone (22) is provided, wherein the sensor has at least one light transmitter (14) for transmitting a monitoring beam (20), at least one light receiver (18) for receiving the monitoring beam (20) and for generating a corresponding received signal, and an evaluation unit (26) to recognize from the received signal whether the monitoring beam (20) is interrupted and to output an interruption signal on a recognition of an unauthorized interruption of the monitoring beam (20). The light receiver (18) is configured in this respect such that the received signal is dependent on the geometry of the light spot (30) generated at the light receiver (18) by the monitoring beam (20) and the evaluation unit (26) is configured to recognize from the received signal whether the non-interrupted monitored beam (20) is manipulated..
Sick Ag

Method for blindness recognition in radar sensors for motor vehicles

A method for determining a degree of blindness of a radar sensor in a motor vehicle on the basis of a measurement of the receive power level of a radar echo, including the following steps that are carried out when at least one object is located by the radar sensor: determining an expected value for the radar scatter cross-section of the object on the basis of known properties of objects to be located; estimating the radar scatter cross-section of the located object on the basis of the measured receive power level; and calculating an indicator for the degree of blindness of the radar sensor as a monotonically increasing function of the difference between the estimated radar scatter cross-section and the expected value.. .
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Native protein purification technology

The present invention relates to an isolated polypeptide comprising (a) a protein of interest; (b) a first member of a pair of binding partners; (c) an affinity tag for immobilizing the polypeptide on a solid support; and (d) a modified endoprotease recognition site, wherein the modified endoprotease recognition site is located directly adjacent to the n-terminal amino acid of the protein of interest and comprises or only consists of the amino acid sequence n-terminal of the cleavage site of the native endoprotease recognition site. The present invention also relates to a nucleic acid encoding the above polypeptide and a host cell thereof, a method for isolating a protein of interest using the above polypeptide as a fusion partner and a protease fusion protein with the second member of the pair of binding partners and kits thereof.
Agency For Science, Technology And Research

19-nor c3, 3-disubstituted c21-c-bound heteroaryl steroids and methods of use thereof

And pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof; wherein , r1, r2, r3a, r3b, r4a, and r4b are as defined herein, and a is a carbon bound substituted or unsubstituted 5- to 6-membered heteroaryl ring as defined herein. Such compounds are contemplated useful for the prevention and treatment of a variety of cns-related conditions, for example, treatment of sleep disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia spectrum disorders, convulsive disorders, disorders of memory and/or cognition, movement disorders, personality disorders, autism spectrum disorders, pain, traumatic brain injury, vascular diseases, substance abuse disorders and/or withdrawal syndromes, and tinnitus..

Collision avoidance notification of collision avoidance direction

A collision avoidance apparatus provided with object recognition means, collision determination means, and notification means. The object recognition means identifies an object around an own vehicle.
Denso Corporation

Method and device for recognizing movement of tennis racket

The present disclosure relates to a method and device for recognizing movement of a tennis racket, the method includes: collecting swing data of the tennis racket; extracting an data segment of an effective swing from the swing data of the tennis racket according to an effective ball hitting position; performing matching calculation between the data segment of the effective swing and preset template data, the preset template data corresponding to types of tennis racket movements; and acquiring a recognition result of the movement of tennis racket according to a result of the matching calculation. The method and device for recognizing movement of the tennis racket can improve the accuracy of the process of matching, avoid miscalculations of types of the swing movement of the tennis racket..
Shenshen Coollang Cloud Computing Co., Ltd.

Protein-polymer-drug conjugates

A polymeric scaffold useful for conjugating with a protein based recognition-molecule (pbrm) to form a pbrm-polymer-drug conjugate is described herein. The scaffold includes one or more terminal maleimido groups.
Mersana Therapeutics, Inc.

Walking aid device

Provided is a walking aid device capable of easily offering walking training by aiding the oscillation of the user's pelvis. The walking aid device comprises a drive part which supports each of at least two or more locations of the user's lumbar region, and applies external force independently to each of the supported locations; a gait recognition unit which recognizes the user's gait; and a control unit which sets the user's ideal walking motion pattern based on a recognition result of the gait recognition unit, and controls the external force applied by the drive part to each of the locations of the lumbar region so that the user's pelvis position within the lumbar region will oscillate to match the walking motion pattern..
University Of Tsukuba

Touch free operation of ablator workstation by use of depth sensors

An inventive system and method for touch free operation of an ablation workstation is presented. The system can comprise a depth sensor for detecting a movement, motion software to receive the detected movement from the depth sensor, deduce a gesture based on the detected movement, and filter the gesture to accept an applicable gesture, and client software to receive the applicable gesture at a client computer in an ablation workstation for performing a task in accordance with client logic based on the applicable gesture.
Biosense Webster (israel), Ltd.

Methods and systems for testing aspects of vision

The invention provides an advantageous system and corresponding method for measuring a plurality of aspects of vision. It is a computer-implemented, user-interactive system which can be used by practitioners such as opticians to measure and assess a patient's visual acuity.

Blood-vessel recognition system

Unnecessary emission of strong laser light is automatically prevented. Provided is a blood-vessel recognition system including: a laser-light source; a blood-vessel recognition probe that has a probe body that is inserted into a body and a laser-light emitting unit that is provided on the probe body and that emits laser light supplied from the laser-light source; an in-use-state determining unit that determines whether the blood-vessel recognition probe is in an in-use state in which the laser light emitted from the laser-light emitting unit is radiated onto living tissue in the body; and a control unit that controls the laser-light source on the basis of a determination result obtained by the in-use-state determining unit, such that the intensity of the laser light is reduced when the blood-vessel recognition probe is not in the in-use state, compared with when the blood-vessel recognition probe is in the in-use state..
Olympus Corporation

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program

[object] to enable recognition of a user who shares a place without troublesome procedure being performed. [solution] an information processing apparatus includes: a recognizing unit configured to recognize a terminal which is a transmission source of a signal on the basis of a detection result of the signal for radio communication for allowing terminals to perform direct communication with each other via a radio transmission path; a recording unit configured to record history information including a recognition result of the terminal and information for determining whether or not the terminal detected by a predetermined detecting unit is held by a user, for each first period; a determining unit configured to determine whether or not the terminal is held by the user on the basis of the history information recorded during a second period which is longer than the first period; and a processing unit configured to execute predetermined processing on the basis of the recognition result of the terminal and the determination result..
Sony Corporation

System and wireless device detection, recognition and visit profiling

Described are various embodiments of a system and method in which device-identifying data can be used to uniquely recognize and optionally track and report on device activity at one or more wi-fi locations by way of the creation and management of a device and/or visit profile uniquely associated with such devices and stored in a network accessible knowledge base.. .
Datavalet Technologies

Facilitating digital data transfers using augmented reality display devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device for a first person including a head-mounted display configured to overlay virtual objects onto tangible objects in real-time, a memory, a camera, and one or more processors. The augmented reality user device is configured to perform facial recognition on the captured image to identify a face of the second person, to identify an entry for the second person, and to initiate a peer-to-peer transfer when the entry for the second person has been identified.
Bank Of America Corporation

Fingerprint recognition module having light-emitting function and manufacturing method therefor

This application provides a fingerprint recognition module having a light-emitting function and a manufacturing method therefor. The fingerprint recognition module includes a flexible printed circuit (fpc) board, a die, a light-emitting diode component, an adhesive layer, and a cover plate.
Primax Electronics Ltd.

Fingerprint recognition module and manufacturing method therefor

This application provides a fingerprint recognition module and a manufacturing method therefor. The fingerprint recognition module includes a flexible printed circuit (fpc) board, a die, an adhesive layer, and a cover plate.
Primax Electronics Ltd.

Dynamic pitch adjustment of inbound audio to improve speech recognition

Aspects of the present disclosure relate to dynamic pitch adjustment of inbound audio to improve speech recognition. Inbound audio may be received.
Sphero, Inc

Voiceprint recognition model construction

Technologies related to voiceprint recognition model construction are disclosed. In an implementation, a first voice input from a user is received.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Multi-microphone speech recognition systems and related techniques

A speech recognition system for resolving impaired utterances can have a speech recognition engine configured to receive a plurality of representations of an utterance and concurrently to determine a plurality of highest-likelihood transcription candidates corresponding to each respective representation of the utterance. The recognition system can also have a selector configured to determine a most-likely accurate transcription from among the transcription candidates.
Apple Inc.

Speech recognition apparatus, speech recognition method, and computer program product

According to an embodiment, a speech recognition apparatus includes a calculation unit that calculates, based on a speech signal, a score vector sequence including score vectors including an acoustic score for each of input symbols, a search unit that generates an input symbol string by searching for a path of the input symbol tracing the acoustic score having a high likelihood in the score vector sequence and that generates an output symbol representing a recognition result of the speech signal based on a recognition target symbol representing linguistic information as a recognition target among the input symbols, an additional symbol acquisition unit that obtains an additional symbol representing paralinguistic information and/or non-linguistic information from among the input symbols included in a range corresponding to the output symbol, and an output unit that outputs the output symbol and the obtained additional symbol in association with each other.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal including a wireless communication processor configured to provide wireless communication; a microphone; a low-power image sensor configured to detect a subject based on a black and white image sensed by the low-power image sensor; and a controller configured to control the microphone to be in an inactivate state, in response to detecting a face image included in the black and white image sensed by the low-power image sensor, and switch the microphone from the inactive state to an active state and execute a voice recognition function to receive voice information from the subject.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program

The present disclosure relates to an information processing apparatus, an information processing method, and a program that are capable of providing better user experience. An information processing apparatus includes an activation word setting unit that sets, on the basis of a detection result of detecting a user operation, a word used as an activation word for activating a predetermined function, the activation word being uttered by a user, the number of activation words being increased or decreased by the setting; and an activation word recognition unit that performs speech recognition on speech uttered by the user and recognizes that the word set by the activation word setting unit to be used as the activation word is uttered.
Sony Corporation

Method and information search using voice recognition

The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for information search and, specifically, to a method and an apparatus for information search using voice recognition, which, when voice data inputted through a microphone is present in a user-defined database and is repeatedly inputted, searches for information corresponding to the voice data and provides the information to a user. To this end, the method for information search using voice recognition according to the present invention comprises the steps of: when voice data is inputted through a microphone, comparing the inputted voice data with voice data stored in a user-defined voice database; when coincident voice data is present as a result of the comparison, determining whether a repeated voice data input is set; when the repeated voice data input is set as a result of the determination, ascertaining whether voice data coincident with the inputted voice data is present in an internal memory; and when the coincident voice data is present as a result of the ascertainment, outputting an event and requesting information corresponding to the voice data from a search server..
Amadas Co., Ltd.

System and ranking of hybrid speech recognition results with neural networks

A method for ranking candidate speech recognition results includes generating, with a controller, a plurality of feature vectors for the candidate speech recognition results, each feature vector including one or more of trigger pair features, a confidence score feature, and word-level features. The method further includes providing the plurality of feature vectors as inputs to a neural network, generating a plurality of ranking scores corresponding to the plurality of feature vectors for the plurality of candidate speech recognition results based on an output layer of the neural network, and operating the automated system using the candidate speech recognition result in the plurality of candidate speech recognition results corresponding to a highest ranking score in the plurality of ranking scores as input..
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Method and processing natural language, training natural language processing model

A natural language processing method and corresponding apparatus are disclosed. The natural language processing method may include converting words in sentence data, recognized through voice recognition, to corresponding word vectors, and converting characters in the sentence data to corresponding character vectors.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Object detection method and system based on machine learning

The present disclosure discloses an object detection method based on machine learning. The object detection method senses a motion of an object by a motion sensor to generate a testing image, captures the testing image by an image sensor to transmit a sensed image to an object detection device, and detects a position of the object in the sensed image by the object detection device.
Pixart Imaging Inc.

Journey and charge presentations at mobile devices

In one example of the disclosure, identity data indicative of identity of a user of a mobile device is obtained. Route data indicative of a set of routes provided by a travel provider is obtained.
Ent. Services Development Corporation Lp

System and prediction of deduction claim success based on an analysis of electronic documents

A method and system for predicting a likelihood of success of a potential corporate income tax (cit) deduction. The method includes analyzing a cit deduction electronic document to determine at least one transaction parameter, where the analysis includes determining, via digital image recognition, the at least one transaction parameter; retrieving, based on the analysis, at least one cit deduction success parameter; and determining, based on the analysis and the retrieved at least one cit deduction success parameter, the likelihood of success of the potential cit deduction..
Vatbox, Ltd.

Bedding item selection system and bedding item physical property recognition system

There is provided a bedding item selection system capable of selecting a bedding item easy to improve the state of sleep. A bedding item selection system s1 includes: a plurality of test bedding items t whose physical property including firmness is different from one another; a deep sleep rate calculation unit if which calculates a deep sleep rate of a user p based on biological information measured and recorded; a suitable physical property recognition unit 1h which recognize a suitable physical property based on the physical property of a test bedding item t high in deep sleep rate of the user p; and a bedding item selection unit 1j which selects, from a plurality of selectable bedding items m, a bedding item based on the suitable physical property..
Emoor Co., Ltd.

Intelligent online personal assistant with image text localization

Systems, methods, and computer program products for identifying a candidate product in an electronic marketplace based on a visual comparison between candidate product image visual text content and input query image visual text content. Unlike conventional optical character recognition (ocr) based systems, embodiments automatically localize and isolate portions of a candidate product image and an input query image that each contain visual text content, and calculate a visual similarity measure between the respective portions.
Ebay Inc.

Virtual dressing room

A method and system facilitate recognition of commands to initiate actions within an electronic marketplace on behalf of a user. A machine detects a first command issued by a user.
Ebay Inc.

Character string recognition method and machine learning method

A character string recognition method includes: selecting a keyword database, which corresponds to content of a character string, from a number of keyword databases, wherein the selected keyword database comprises at least one prefix keyword, comparing the content of the character string with the at least one prefix keyword, when the content of the character string corresponds to one of the at least one prefix keyword, updating the content of the character string based on a definition of the prefix keyword which corresponds to the content of the character string, and when the content of the character string does not correspond to any of the at least one prefix keyword, selectively ending the character string recognition method, and outputting the content of the character string.. .
Inventec Corporation

Pattern recognition apparatus, pattern recognition method, and computer program product

According to an embodiment, a pattern recognition apparatus includes an rnn layer, as a middle layer, that includes an input converting unit and an rnn processor. The input converting unit performs conversion, for each step, on an input vector and a recurrent input vector, and calculates and outputs a converted vector of which the number of dimensions is smaller than the sum of the numbers of dimensions of respective the input vector and the recurrent input vector.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Recognition and training method and apparatus

Provided is an apparatus and method for data recognition and training. The training apparatus generates a recognition model by grouping training data, performing clustering after excluding representative information from the grouped training data, and grouping the clustered data into sub-groups.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Three dimensional object recognition device

A three dimensional object recognition device has in-vehicle cameras capturing front images of a vehicle, a recognition section and a light shaft judgment section. The recognition section detects a three dimensional object in the front images based on a parallax generated between the front images.
Denso Corporation

Abnormality detection device and abnormality detection method

An abnormality detection device includes a space recognition success determination unit which determines whether an outside space recognition device is successful in space recognition from information which contains space recognition information and environment information, an environment dependence recognition failure classifying unit which determines and classifies whether a failure of the space recognition corresponds to any one of a failure type previously stored in an environment dependence recognition failure type storage unit with respect to the space recognition information determined as failing in the space recognition, and an abnormality detection unit which uses the space recognition information determined as not corresponding to any failure type by the environment dependence recognition failure classifying unit to detect an abnormality of the outside space recognition device in the space recognition information determined as failing in the space recognition.. .
Hitachi, Ltd.

Onboard environment recognition device

An onboard environment recognition device is obtained with which it is possible to improve recognition performance within the headlight illumination range and outside the headlight illumination range of a vehicle with an onboard camera. This onboard environment recognition device has: an imaging unit 100 for imaging, using a camera installed in the vehicle, at a wider-angle range than the headlight illumination range; an in-illumination/out-of-illumination exposure adjustment unit for setting appropriate exposure conditions separately within the headlight illumination range and outside the headlight illumination range; and a recognition unit 500 for recognizing images on the basis of the acquired images.
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd.

Action recognition using accurate object proposals by tracking detections

An action recognition system and method are provided. The system includes an image capture device configured to capture a video sequence formed from image frames and depicting a set of objects.
Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

Methods, systems and software programs for enhanced sports analytics and applications

A system for enhanced sports analytics and/or content creation includes: an object tracking system that generates coordinate data corresponding to object motion in a sports event; a data processing module that receives the coordinate data from the object tracking system, analyzes the coordinate data with an event recognition algorithm that identifies and characterizes events and outcomes of interest, and catalogs the data in accordance with the identified events and outcomes into event profile data; a database that receives and stores the event profile data generated by the data processing module; a user application that accesses the event profile data from the database; and at least one processing unit that executes instructions stored in at least one non-transitory medium to implement at least one of the object tracking system, the data processing module, or the user application.. .
Mocap Analytics, Inc.

Action recognition in a video sequence

A method and system for action recognition in a video sequence is disclosed. The system comprises a camera configured to capture the video sequence and a server configured to perform action recognition.
Axis Ab

Recognition apparatus, recognition method, and computer program product

According to an embodiment, a recognition apparatus includes one or more processors. The one or more processors are configured to calculate, based on the input signal, a score vector sequence in which a plurality of score vectors each including respective scores of symbols are arranged; and cause, among: a first score vector in which a representative symbol corresponding to a best score is a recognition-target symbol; a second score vector in which a representative symbol is a non-target symbol, and a score of the representative symbol is worse than a first threshold; and a third score vector in which a representative symbol is a non-target symbol, and a score of the representative symbol is equal to the first threshold or better than the first threshold, a third score vector satisfying a predefined first condition, to pass through to filter the score vector sequence..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

System and character recognition using fully convolutional neural networks with attention

Embodiments of the present disclosure include a method that obtains a digital image. The method includes extracting a word block from the digital image.
Kodak Alaris Inc.

System and character recognition using fully convolutional neural networks

Embodiments of the present disclosure include a method for extracting symbols from a digitized object. The method includes processing the word block against a dictionary.
Kodak Alaris Inc.

Sensor enhanced speech recognition

A system for sensor enhanced speech recognition is disclosed. The system may obtain visual content or other content associated with a user and an environment of the user.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Display device, fingerprint recognition calibration display device and electronic apparatus

A display device, a fingerprint recognition calibration method for the display device and an electronic apparatus are disclosed. The fingerprint recognition calibration method includes: for any fingerprint recognition unit, during an initial calibration, displaying a first image by the display panel and acquiring a bright screen calibration fingerprint data by the fingerprint recognition unit and not displaying any image by the display panel and acquiring a dark screen calibration fingerprint data by the fingerprint recognition unit; during a fingerprint recognition, displaying the first image by the display panel and acquiring a bright screen fingerprint data by the fingerprint recognition unit; and performing calibration according to a calibration formula to obtain a calibrated fingerprint recognition data by the fingerprint recognition unit..
Shanghai Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.

System and monitoring changes in databases and websites

A system and method is described for constructing a differential web in which information including objects, numbers, or text in databases and web pages may be selected using pointing device movements. Once selected, objects may be designated to be monitored for changes, said changes being captured and made browsable on web-like constructs.
Sensoriant, Inc.

Methodology for automatic multilingual speech recognition

A method and device are provided for multilingual speech recognition. In one example, a speech recognition method includes receiving a multilingual input speech signal, extracting a first phoneme sequence from the multilingual input speech signal, determining a first language likelihood score indicating a likelihood that the first phoneme sequence is identified in a first language dictionary, determining a second language likelihood score indicating a likelihood that the first phoneme sequence is identified in a second language dictionary, generating a query result responsive to the first and second language likelihood scores, and outputting the query result..
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Inc.

Computing initiating automatic booting process when cover is opened

A computing apparatus, including a cover having a display on one surface facing into a keyboard when the cover is in a closed state, further the display displays a graphic user interface including an automatic booting mode option for turning on or off an automatic booting mode of the computing apparatus; a sensing unit configured to detect an opening of the cover and detect a user's fingerprint; a memory configured to store at least one user account. In addition, the at least one user account is mapped to each fingerprint recognition result; and a controller configured to perform a booting process for operating an operating system (os) in response to detecting the opening of the cover if the automatic booting option is selected to turn on the automatic booting mode of the computing apparatus, and provide a user environment corresponding to the stored user account based on a fingerprint recognition result sensed by the sensing unit after the operating system (os) is operated..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Electronic device and controlling electronic device using speech recognition

According to an embodiment of the present disclosure, an electronic device may comprise a microphone, a display, and a processor, wherein the processor may be configured to control the display to display, on the display, content including at least one object and at least one text corresponding to the at least one object, the at least one text obtained based on a resource comprising the content, to determine a first text from among the at least one text corresponding to a voice received using the microphone, and to execute a command corresponding to the received voice on a first object corresponding to the first text from among the at least one object based on at least one command registered to control the at least one object.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Display control apparatus, display control method, and program

An information processing system that acquires captured image data corresponding to a user interface displayed on a first display, the user interface including a plurality of graphic representations each corresponding to a respective function; and controls a second display to display a representation of the user interface based on a recognition process performed on the user interface, the representation of the user interface indicating whether a function corresponding the plurality of the graphic representations is capable of being accessed.. .
Sony Corporation

Methods and systems for defining gestures for a user interface

To develop a user-interface prototype, a gesture patch is selected, a gesture is specified for the gesture patch, a first layer patch corresponding to a first layer of the user-interface prototype is selected, and an output of the gesture patch is coupled to an input of the first layer patch. The patches are graphical elements.

Concierge robot system, concierge service method, and concierge robot

A concierge robot system, a concierge service method, and a concierge robot are provided. The system provides an antificial intelligence type of concierge service, and includes: a user interface device that receives an external image and an external voice, and outputs the received image or voice on a screen or by voice; a storage device where a program that provides data through the user interface device based on learning data generated by using a neural network model is stored; and a processor that executes the program, wherein the program includes instructions for recognizing an emotion of a user, identified from the external image based on the learning data, outputting data that represents an emotion according to the emotion recognition to the screen, generating a conversation sentence that corresponds to natural language of web data externally collected through web scraping based on the learning data and outputting it by voice, generating user recommendation data for the identified user based on the learning data, and outputting the user recommendation data on the screen or processing it into natural language and outputting a corresponding conversation sentence by voice..
Roborus Co., Ltd.

Method and system for analyzing the distance to an object in an image

A controller/application synchronizes a camera's image capture rate with a lidar light burst rate. The controller instructs lidar to direct bursts within a field of view of the camera.
Wheego Electric Cars, Inc.

Antibodies and pharmaceutical compositions containing same useful for inhibiting activity of metalloproteins

An antibody comprising an antigen recognition region which comprises cdr amino acid sequences set forth in seq id no: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12.. .
Yeda Research And Development Co. Ltd.

Bromodomain inhibitors

The present invention relates to substituted heterocyclic derivative compounds, compositions comprising said compounds, and the use of said compounds and compositions for epigenetic regulation by inhibition of bromodomain-mediated recognition of acetyl lysine regions of proteins, such as histones. Said compositions and methods are useful for the treatment of cancer and neoplastic disease..
Celgene Quanticel Research, Inc.

Lane division line recognition apparatus, lane division line recognition method, driving assist apparatus including lane division line recognition apparatus, and driving assist method including lane division line recognition method

The apparatus includes: a frontward imaging unit configured to capture an image ahead of the moving body; a frontward division line detection unit configured to detect a shape of a division line of a road surface, from the captured image, and calculate reliability of a frontward division line shape; a periphery imaging unit configured to capture an image of a periphery of the moving body; a periphery division line detection unit configured to detect a shape of the division line on the road surface, from the captured image, and calculate reliability of a periphery division line shape; and a division line shape determination unit configured to determine the shape of the division line on the road surface where the moving body moves, by selecting one from or combining the frontward division line shape and the periphery division line shape, based on first reliability and second reliability.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Vacuum lamination device and laminating fingerprint recognition module under vacuum condition

A vacuum lamination device includes a top mold and a bottom mold. The top mold includes a laminating plate.
Primax Electronics Ltd.

Method for determining hearing thresholds in the absence of pure-tone testing

A method for determining hearing thresholds in the absence of pure-tone testing includes an adaptive speech recognition test which includes a calibrated item pool, each item having a difficulty value (di) and associated standard error (se). Test items are administered to a group of individuals having mild to moderately severe hearing loss to obtain responses.
Rochester Institute Of Technology

Highlight-based movie navigation, editing and sharing

Methods and apparatuses for highlight-based movie navigation, editing and sharing are described. In one embodiment, the method for processing media comprises: playing back a movie on a display of a media device performing gesture recognition to recognize one or more gestures made with respect to the display; and navigating through the media on a per highlight basis in response to recognizing the one or more gestures..

Interaction recognition of a television content interaction device

Interaction recognition of a television content interaction device is discussed herein. An embodiment operates by receiving, by at least one processor, interaction data from a receiver, wherein the receiver is configured to receive interaction data; determining, by at least one processor, an interaction from the interaction data; storing, by at least one processor, the determined interaction; selecting, by at least one processor, a content modification based upon the determined interaction; and modifying, by at least one processor, content streamed to the receiver according to the selected content modification..
Roku, Inc.

Electronic apparatus and operating method thereof

An electronic apparatus and an operating method thereof are provided. The electronic apparatus includes: a communication interface comprising communication circuitry; a display; a memory configured to store one or more instructions; and a processor configured to execute the one or more instructions, the instructions, when executed by the processor, cause the electronic apparatus to: transmit, to an external server, information for recognition of content displayed on the display, receive, from the external server, address information of replacement content to be displayed in a replacement slot including a section between the content and next content displayed next to the content in response to the transmission of the information, increase a display time of one or more frames included in the replacement content when length of the replacement content is less than length of the replacement slot, and remove one or more frames included in the replacement content when the length of the replacement content is greater than the length of the replacement slot..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Scheme for determining the locations and timing of advertisements and other insertions in media

A non-transitory computer readable storage medium stores one or more computer programs adapted to cause a processor based system to execute steps that include analyzing an image, identifying one or more faces in the image using a face recognition technique, designating at least one of the identified faces collectively as a first area of interest, and determining whether an insertion area exists in the image where additional content can be inserted without obstructing the first area of interest. Another computer program is adapted to cause a processor based system to execute steps that include determining whether the insertion area can be divided into two or more regions based on color.
Sony Interactive Entertainment America Llc

Method for processing image and electronic device supporting the same

An electronic device for image processing and a method thereof are provided. The electronic device includes a lens part, an image sensor, a memory, and at least one image processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Mobile terminal and control method therefor

Provided are a mobile terminal and a control method therefor. The mobile terminal includes: a touchscreen disposed on one side of a main body of the terminal; a push key mounted on the main body to receive a push input; and a controller that displays virtual keys associated with the settings or control of the terminal on the touchscreen when the push key is pushed, and executes functions associated with a speech recognition mode when a set period of time elapses without at least one touch input on the virtual keys being sensed..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Methods and biometric authentication in an electronic device

Embodiments of the disclosure provide methods and apparatus in which a biometric authentication score generated as the result of a biometric authentication algorithm is compared to a threshold value that can be dynamically varied as required to provide a variable level of security. For example, the threshold value may be varied in dependence on the semantic content of a voice signal, and/or the context in which the voice signal was acquired.
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

Speech recognition with acoustic models

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media for learning pronunciations from acoustic sequences. One method includes receiving an acoustic sequence, the acoustic sequence representing an utterance, and the acoustic sequence comprising a sequence of multiple frames of acoustic data at each of a plurality of time steps; stacking one or more frames of acoustic data to generate a sequence of modified frames of acoustic data; processing the sequence of modified frames of acoustic data through an acoustic modeling neural network comprising one or more recurrent neural network (rnn) layers and a final ctc output layer to generate a neural network output, wherein processing the sequence of modified frames of acoustic data comprises: subsampling the modified frames of acoustic data; and processing each subsampled modified frame of acoustic data through the acoustic modeling neural network..
Google Llc

Context-based smartphone sensor logic

Methods employ sensors in portable devices (e.g., smartphones) both to sense content information (e.g., audio and imagery) and context information. Device processing is desirably dependent on both.
Digimarc Corporation

In-vehicle speech recognition device and in-vehicle equipment

A speech recognition unit recognizes speech within a preset period. A determination unit determines whether the number of utterers in a vehicle is singular or plural.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Domestic appliance and operating a domestic appliance

A domestic appliance includes a user interface for a user to input commands, a camera for taking an image of an operating area from which the user interface can be operated by the user, a speech recognition device for detecting a speech command, and a control device configured to determine a level of security depending on the image that was taken by the camera and to execute the speech command detected by the speech recognition device depending on the level of security that has been determined.. .
Bsh Hausgerate Gmbh

Apparatus and correcting pronunciation by contextual recognition

Disclosed is an apparatus and method for correcting pronunciation by contextual recognition. The apparatus may include an interface configured to receive, from a speech recognition server, first text data obtained by converting speech data to a text, and a processor configured to extract a keyword from the received first text data, calculate a suitability of a word in the first text data in association with the extracted keyword, and update the first text data to second text data by replacing, with an alternative word, a word in the first text data having a suitability less than a preset reference value..
Linearhub

User interface based voice operations framework

A voice command is received in a web application integrated with a voice operations framework. The voice operations framework is integrated as a plugin in the web application.
Sap Se

Voice recognition apparatus and method

An intention analysis apparatus includes an extractor configured to extract a feature value from a text input corresponding to machine recognition of an audio signal, a verifier configured to verify at least one state value associated with at least one of the text input or the audio signal, and a trained calculator configured to calculate a probability distribution of a user intention corresponding to the audio signal based on the feature value and the at least one state value.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Voice interaction method and voice interaction device

A voice interaction method includes acquiring a voice utterance signal representative of an uttered voice, and acquiring a response signal representative of a response voice responsive to a content of the uttered voice identified by voice recognition of the voice utterance signal. The voice interaction method also includes supplying the response signal to a voice player, to have the response voice played by the voice player, and supplying an interjection signal representative of interjection voice to the voice player, to have the interjection voice played by the voice player during a wait period that starts from an end point of the uttered voice and ends at a start of playback of the response voice..
Yamaha Corporation

Selecting media using weighted key words based on facial recognition

Techniques are disclosed relating to selecting and/or ranking from among multiple recordings based on determining facial attributes associated with detected words. For example, each recording may be transcribed and analyzed to determine whether the recordings include words in one or more sets of words.
Unnanu Llc

Splitting utterances for quick responses

Methods, a system, and a classifier are provided. A method includes preparing, by a processor, pairs for an information retrieval task.
International Business Machines Corporation

Display controlling the same

A display apparatus and a method for controlling the same are disclosed. The display apparatus provided in a vehicle according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises a memory; a display unit displaying one or more data areas on a screen; and a controller controlling the display unit to further display additional data area on the basis of at least one of recognition and identification of a passenger who boards on the vehicle..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Video security system using a siamese reconstruction convolutional neural network for pose-invariant face recognition

A computer-implemented method, system, and computer program product is provided for video security. The method includes monitoring an area with a camera.
Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

Continuous gesture recognition for gaming systems

A method for controlling a wagering gaming apparatus includes displaying a game on a display screen, receiving, from a sensor device, a plurality of location data points corresponding to a plurality of locations of an anatomical feature of the player in three-dimensional space as the anatomical feature of the player moves in the three-dimensional space, analyzing a first group of the location data points to identify a first input command, the first group of location data points comprising sequential location data points, causing a first action to be taken in the game, the first action being determined based on the first input command, and analyzing a second group of the location data points to identify a second input command, the second group of location data points comprising sequential location data points. The first group of location data points and the second group of location data points at least partially overlap..
Igt

Recognition apparatus, determination method, and article manufacturing method

A recognition apparatus that recognizes one of the position and the orientation of an object includes an acquisition unit that illuminates the object, images the illuminated object, and acquires image data of the object, and a processing unit that acquires one of the position and the orientation based on a first degree of correlation as a degree of correlation between the image data and reference data related to one of the position and the orientation. The processing unit determines a condition on one of the illumination and the imaging based on a second degree of correlation as a degree of correlation between the image data and the reference data..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

System and calibrating a welding trainer

A system and method for calibrating a welding training apparatus. The system includes reference markers disposed in a 3-d space of a welding environment so as to have a known fixed orientation in the 3-d space of the welding environment.
Lincoln Global, Inc.

Object recognition system and registering a new object

An object recognition system includes a storage device, a reading unit, an output device, and a processor. The storage device stores a dictionary containing attributes of a plurality of registered objects.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Determining pose for use with digital watermarking, fingerprinting and augmented reality

Image recognition and augmented reality experiences utilize auxiliary data extracted from an image or video, or image fingerprints, or a combination of both. One claim recites a method of controlling a device, the device comprising a camera and a display screen.
Digimarc Corporation

Optical feedback for visual recognition authentication

Providing optical watermark signals for a visual authentication session by performing at least the following: receive, at an anti-spoof engine, an instruction to perform visual authentication operations for a visual authentication session, generate, with the anti-spoof engine, an optical watermark signal based on receiving the instruction, wherein the optical watermark signal includes at least one optical identifier to authenticate images captured during the visual authentication session, obtain, with the anti-spoof engine, an image source that includes captured images of the visual authentication session, determine, with the anti-spoof engine, whether the image source includes a reflected optical watermark signal, and compare, with the anti-spoof engine, whether the reflected optical watermark signal matches the generated optical watermark signal based on the determination that the image source includes the reflected optical watermark signal.. .
Mcafee, Inc.

Item recognition

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for using image data of an item to recognize the item. A method may include receiving device identification information for a first device, an image, and an account identifier associated with the image, determining, using the account identifier, account data, determining, using the device identification information, a particular set of one or more items associated with the first device, determining, using image recognition, that the image likely shows a first item in the particular set, identifying, from among the particular set and using the account data and the last determination, a second item that is different from the first item and that includes a second attribute value that is the same as a first attribute value for the first item, and providing, to a second device, instructions for presentation of information about the second item..
Accenture Global Solutions Limited

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing system

An image processing apparatus includes a one-image processor and plurality-of-image processor. The one-image processor performs first image processing for recognition for identifying an object existing in the target image, and associating a recognition result with the target image, with respect to a plurality of input images without synchronization.
Canon Imaging Systems Inc.

Image recognition device and image recognition method

An image recognition device includes svm operator which performs svm operation on input image and data storage which temporarily stores data generated during image recognition process, wherein the svm operator includes feature value calculator which calculates feature value representing degree to which recognition target that is target captured in the input image is similar to comparison target to be recognized, and cumulative adder which cumulatively adds feature values corresponding to teacher data classified into the same type of comparison targets in teacher data group. In the svm operation process, the feature value calculator calculates feature values corresponding to all teacher data and stores the feature values in the data storage, and the cumulative adder cumulatively adds feature values of the same type of comparison targets and outputs the feature values as recognition result of the recognition target in the image recognition process..
Olympus Corporation

Textile matching using color and pattern recognition and methods of use

Textile matching using color and pattern recognition and methods of use are provided herein. An example method includes analyzing an image (305) of a first article of clothing to obtain color information and pattern information (205-230), comparing the color information and pattern information of the first article of clothing to color information and pattern information for a plurality of other articles of clothing (using bayesian probability analysis to determine matched pairs, and providing a user with wardrobe suggestions using the matched pairs (705-740)..

Handwriting-based predictive population of partial virtual keyboards

A “stroke untangler” composes handwritten messages from handwritten strokes representing overlapping letters or partial letter segments are drawn on a touchscreen device or touch-sensitive surface. These overlapping strokes are automatically untangled and then segmented and combined into one or more letters, words, or phrases.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Extracting card data from multiple cards

Extracting financial card information with relaxed alignment comprises a method to receive an image of a card, determine one or more edge finder zones in locations of the image, and identify lines in the one or more edge finder zones. The method further identifies one or more quadrilaterals formed by intersections of extrapolations of the identified lines, determines an aspect ratio of the one or more quadrilateral, and compares the determined aspect ratios of the quadrilateral to an expected aspect ratio.
Google Llc

System and performing screen capture-based sensitive information protection within a call center environment

Portions of a customer interaction recording that include sensitive information can be identified by performing character recognition on the images in the recording. Field identifiers identified through character recognition are compared to a list of known identifiers of fields for entry of sensitive information.
Intellisist, Inc.

Event detection and summarisation

A method and apparatus are disclosed for determining behaviour of a plurality of candidate objects in a multi-candidate object scene. The method comprises the steps of frame-by-frame, extracting behaviour features from video data associated with a scene, providing the behaviour features to an input of a recognition module comprising an interval type 2 fuzzy logic (it2fls) based recognition model and classifying candidate object behaviour for a plurality of candidate objects in a current frame by selecting a candidate behaviour model having a highest output degree for each candidate object..
University Of Essex Enterprises Limited

Visual tracking method and robot based on monocular gesture recognition

The present disclosure discloses a visual tracking method based on gesture recognition and a robot thereof. By recognizing a feature gesture, an accurate offset angle between a robot and a tracking target is obtained in real time, accurate tracking is facilitated, and the tracking is more natural.
Nanjing Avatarmind Robot Technology Co., Ltd.

Siamese reconstruction convolutional neural network for pose-invariant face recognition

A computer-implemented method, system, and computer program product is provided for pose-invariant facial recognition. The method includes generating, by a processor using a recognition neural network, a rich feature embedding for identity information and non-identity information for each of one or more images.
Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

Action recognition system with landmark localization on objects in images using convolutional neural networks

An action recognition system and method are provided. The action recognition system includes an image capture device configured to capture an actual image depicting an object.
Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

Fingerprint recognition method and electronic device using the same

A fingerprint recognition method adapted to an electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a processing unit and a fingerprint sensor.
Egis Technology Inc.

Methods and authentication in an electronic device

Embodiments of the invention provide methods and apparatus for monitoring the routing configuration within an electronic device such that a biometric authentication process can be carried out without interference from other components of the device, such as may occur when the device has become infected with malware for example. The invention may provide a codec or speaker recognition processor, coupled to receive biometric input data, comprising a security module that determines whether a routing configuration complies with one or more rules.
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

System and recognizing handwritten stroke input

A system, method and computer program product for use in recognizing content associated with handwritten stroke input to a computing device is provided. The computing device is connected to an input interface.
Myscript

Method for identifying parkinson disease dementia from parkinson disease

The present invention provides a method for identifying parkinson disease with normal cognition or parkinson disease dementia in a subject.. .
Magqu Co. Ltd.

Microfluidics detecting chemicals in water in near real time

This invention relates to a method and system for measuring concentrations of total recoverable metals in fluids in real time. The method employs microfluidics channels with electrically actuated valves and pumps.

Drink producing apparatus with filling level and/or vessel recognition device, household refrigeration apparatus as well as producing and dispensing a drink

A drink producing apparatus includes: a dispensing unit for dispensing liquid from the drink producing apparatus, a dispensing container, which is formed for receiving a liquid addable to a drink by the drink producing apparatus, wherein the dispensing container is connected to the dispensing unit of the drink producing apparatus for leading the liquid from the dispensing container to the dispensing unit, and the dispensing unit comprises a dispensing opening, from which the liquid can be dispensed into a vessel, a vessel capturing unit for capturing at least one geometric parameter of the vessel. The invention also relates to a household refrigeration apparatus and to a method..
Bsh Hausgeraete Gmbh

Dashboard tissue holder

A control system is operable within a host vehicle to control the operation of signaling apparatus indicative of a driver intent to present a tissue box. The current invention permits the activation of an electro-mechanical system located proximally to said driver to permit access to a tissue.

System and communicating in a welding system over welding power cables

A system and method are provided for recognizing peripheral devices coupled to a welding power source and changing operational settings of the welding power source based the recognized peripheral. Systems and methods allow for remote recognition of the type and capabilities of a peripheral device using handshake communication signals..
Lincoln Global, Inc.

Compositions comprising cinnamaldehyde and zinc and methods of using such compositions

Compositions comprise an amount of cinnamaldehyde that is orally tolerable, thus avoiding an unpleasant mouth feeling, and also tolerable in the gastrointestinal tract. The cinnamaldehyde is supplemented by zinc, and the combination can be effective to increase at least one of energy expenditure, sympathetic nervous system activity, or fat oxidation.
Nestec S.a.

Program and system for early detection and prevention of mild dementia

The invention consists of: generating a stereoscopic image area a2 for displaying stereoscopic images; displaying a plurality of objects ob21, ob22 within a virtual space constructed in the stereoscopic image area a2 with the positions or orientations thereof changing, rotating the plurality of objects ob21, ob22 at an arbitrary speed centered on an arbitrary centroid position p2 established within the virtual space, and also changing the color of the objects at an arbitrary timing and duration; and recording as a test result of spatial recognition ability and situational judgment ability the time difference between the timing and duration of the change in color of the objects ob21, ob22 and a user operation on user interfaces g22, g23 as well as the accuracy of the user operation.. .

Gesture recognition system using depth perceptive sensors

Acquired three-dimensional positional information is used to identify user created gesture(s), which gesture(s) are classified to determine appropriate input(s) to an associated electronic device or devices. Preferably at at least one instance of a time interval, the posture of a portion of a user is recognized, based at least one factor such as shape, position, orientation, velocity.
Longwood Gardens, Inc.

Smart management of mobile applications based on visual recognition

Systems, methods, and computer program products to perform an operation comprising executing a first application on a mobile device, identifying a first user in proximity to the mobile device based on a predefined proximity criterion, and responsive to identifying the first person in proximity to the mobile device, identifying, in a registry, a first action defined on the basis of a predefined association between the first application and the first user, and performing the first action to modify at least one of the mobile device and the first application.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Image pickup apparatus that displays aspect markers, and storage medium

An image pickup apparatus that prevents erroneous recognition of a photographing range when a video acquired using an anamorphic lens is displayed. A system controller determines a type of a lens mounted on a lens mounting section.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and real-time traffic information provision

A method for recognizing a moving object includes receiving real-time video data from an image capturing device by an object recognition apparatus, extracting a first image at a first time point of the real-time video data by the object recognition apparatus, extracting a first background image from the first image, extracting a second image at a second time point of the real-time video data by the object recognition apparatus, wherein the second time point is after the first time point, updating the first background image to a second background image based on the second image, comparing the second image with the second background image to extract a moving object, and extracting the moving object.. .
Samsung Sds Co., Ltd.

Cognitive recording and sharing

A system and method and computer program product for cognitive recording and sharing of live events. The system includes: a sensing and transmitting device that can sense the biometric signatures of an individual; a processing unit that analyses the sensed signal and initiate a set of actions; a recording device or the like to record the event; and a networked sharing device configured to subsequently share recorded event content.
International Business Machines Corporation

Platform dmft and interaction with ihv dmft

The present disclosure provides devices and techniques for processing a media capture stream captured by a camera device using a chain device media foundation transform (dmft). The techniques include configuring multiple dmfts such that an original manufacturer (oem) may have flexibility in independently selecting various functionalities from different sources (e.g., os, oem, ihv, isv, or vars) in order to maximize hardware capabilities while minimizing the drawbacks of creating a single dmft.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Television key phrase detection

Images of key phrases or hashtags appear on televised feeds. Image processing techniques, such as feature locating algorithms or character recognition algorithms, can be used to locate the images of key phrases in the images.
Twitter, Inc.

Captcha systems and methods

Systems and methods for verifying human users through cognitive processes that computers cannot imitate are described herein. Human cognitive language processing techniques may be used to verify human users.

Method and key generation based on face recognition using cnn and rnn

A face recognition based key generation apparatus controls a key generation model that is formed of a cnn and an rnn to be learned to generate a desired key having a consistent value by using sample facial images of a key owner and a pin of the key owner as inputs, and the key generation model receives a facial image of the key owner and the pin of the key owner, as inputs at a desired key generation time, and generates a key.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Nfc tag recognition device and nfc tag recognition system including the same

An nfc tag recognition device includes an antenna responsive to signals transmitted by an nfc tag, a radio frequency (rf) signal processor measuring power of the signal received by the antenna from the nfc tag and converting the signal into digital data, an nfc controller extracting an authentication key from the digital data, an authentication signal processor generating an authentication pattern from the nfc tag, and an authentication signal storage storing an authentication key and an authentication pattern of a registered user. The authentication signal processor generates an authorization grant signal if the extracted authentication key matches the stored authentication key and the generated authentication pattern matches the stored authentication pattern..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Display device

A display device includes a flexible display module and provides a display area including a fingerprint recognition area, and a non-display area outside the display area. The flexible display module includes a display panel including a light-emitting element, a touch sensing unit disposed on the display panel, and a fingerprint recognition unit overlapping with the fingerprint recognition area.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Information processing device and information processing method

Included are a speech recognition result obtainer that obtains a speech recognition result, which is text data obtained by speech recognition processing, a priority obtainer that obtains priority corresponding to each of a plurality of tasks that are each identified by a plurality of dialog processing based on the speech recognition result; and a dialog processing controller that causes a plurality of devices to perform the distributed execution of the plurality of dialog processing mutually different from each other. The dialog processing controller provides, based on the priority, control information in accordance with a task identified by the distributed execution to an executer that operates based on the control information..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

Distinguishable open sounds

Systems for speech enabling devices perform methods of configuring distinct open sounds for different devices to indicate to users when each device is recognizing speech. Open sounds are stored both on computer-readable media within a device and on server systems to which devices interface over networks.
Soundhound, Inc.

System and parameterization of speech recognition grammar specification (srgs) grammars

A method includes: loading, by a processor, a grammar specification defining at least one parameterizable grammar including a plurality of rules; setting, by the processor, an initial state of a grammar processor as a current state, the current state including parameters supplied to the rules; selecting, by the processor, a rule of the plurality of rules matching the parameters of the current state of the grammar processor; applying, by the processor, the selected rule to the audio and updating the current state; determining, by the processor, whether termination conditions have been met; in response to determining the termination conditions are not met, selecting, by the processor, from the plurality of rules in accordance with parameters of the updated state; and in response to determining the termination conditions are met, outputting, by the processor, a recognizer result of the current state.. .
Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc.

Location-based voice query recognition

In some implementations, systems and methods are capable of performing location-based voice query recognition. Audio corresponding to an utterance of the user and data indicating a location associated with a user are initially received.
Google Inc.

Led display fund-raising and alert and warning system

Advantage: providing an opportunity for local business to win community recognition.. .

Display control device, display control method, and recording medium

There is provided a display control device including a display controller configured to place a virtual object within an augmented reality space corresponding to a real space in accordance with a recognition result of a real object shown in an image captured by an imaging part, and an operation acquisition part configured to acquire a user operation. When the user operation is a first operation, the display controller causes the virtual object to move within the augmented reality space..
Sony Corporation

Estimation of food volume and carbs

There is disclosed a system for estimating the volume of food on a plate, for example meal, with a mobile device. The system uses a camera and a light pattern projector.
University Of Bern

Voice recognition to authenticate a mobile payment

Systems and methods are provided for authenticating mobile payments from a customer account to a merchant. The systems and methods may include a financial service provider receiving a request to authorize an electronic transaction at a point-of-sale.
Capital One Financial Corporation

Template based calendar events with graphic enrichment

Template based calendar events with graphic enrichment are provided. In some examples, upon receiving a request to create a calendar event, an event creation prompt may be presented.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

System and processing packages for shipping

Systems, software, and methods for processing a package for shipping to a recipient are described. The system includes a user device and a package intake device.
The Perfect Shipping Llc

Method of converting neural network and recognition apparatus using the same

A neural network conversion method and a recognition apparatus that implements the method are provided. A method of converting an analog neural network (ann) to a spiking neural network (snn) normalizes first parameters of a trained ann based on a reference activation that is set to be proximate to a maximum activation of artificial neurons included in the ann, and determines second parameters of an snn based on the normalized first parameters..
Universitaet Zuerich

Recurrent neural network training method, computer program therefor and speech recognition device

[solution] the training method includes a step 220 of initializing the rnn, and a training step 226 of training the rnn by designating a certain vector as a start position and optimizing various parameters to minimize error function. The training step 226 includes: an updating step 250 of updating rnn parameters through truncated bptt using consecutive n (n≥3) vectors having a designated vector as a start point and using a reference value of a tail vector as a correct label; and a first repetition step 240 of repeating the process of executing the training step by newly designating a vector at a position satisfying a prescribed relation with the tail of n vectors used at the updating step until an end condition is satisfied.

System and automated object recognition

A system and method for object recognition is presented. The system is based on finding invariant common features in source and target images, projecting these features into a four dimensional space comprised of the x,y coordinates of each feature on source and target image, and detecting the existence (or lack thereof) of a sufficient number of such points on a single hyperplane or hypersurface.
Trendiguru Llc

Image quality assessment and improvement for performing optical character recognition

Techniques are disclosed for performing optical character recognition (ocr) by assessing and improving quality of electronic documents to perform the ocr. For example a method for identifying information in an electronic document includes obtaining a reference image of the electronic document, distorting the reference image by adjusting different sets of one or more parameters associated with a quality of the reference image to generate a plurality of distorted images, analyzing each distorted image to detect the adjusted set of parameters and corresponding adjusted values, determining an accuracy of detection of the set of parameters and the adjusted values, and training a model based at least on the plurality of distorted images and the accuracy of the detection, wherein the trained model determines at least a first technique for adjusting a set of parameters in a second image to prepare the second image for optical character recognition..
Intuit Inc.

Method and recognizing object using multi-sensing

A method for recognizing an object, including acquiring a device identifier (id) assigned to a device carried by the object, through an object recognition apparatus, using the object recognition apparatus, filtering a plurality of object data using the acquired device id to provide filtered object data, generating image data of the object from a video generated by a video sensor, comparing the image data of the object with the filtered object data, and recognizing the object based on a result of the comparison.. .
Samsung Sds Co., Ltd.

Method of taking a picture without glare

A glare reducing optical recognition system that recognizes alphanumeric text wherein the system includes a first light emitter that emits light in a first direction and a second light emitter that emits light in a second direction different from the first direction. The system includes an image capturing device that captures a first image of alphanumeric text illuminated by the first light emitter emitting light in the first direction, and a second image of the alphanumeric text illuminated by the second light emitter emitting light in the second direction.
Engineering Innovation, Inc.

Data recognition model construction constructing data recognition model thereof, and data recognition recognizing data thereof

Disclosed is a data recognition model construction apparatus. The data recognition model construction apparatus includes a video inputter configured to receive a video, an image composition unit configured to, based on a common area included in each of a plurality of images that form at least a portion of the video, generate a composition image by overlaying at least a portion of the plurality of images, a learning data inputter configured to receive the generated composition image, a model learning unit configured to make a data recognition model learn using the generated composition image, and a model storage configured to store the learnt data recognition model..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Reducing scale estimate errors in shelf images

Example image processing methods, apparatus/systems and articles of manufacture are disclosed herein. An example apparatus includes an image recognition application to identify matches between stored patterns and objects detected in a shelf image, where the shelf image has a shelf image scale estimate.
The Nielsen Company (us), Llc

Method and system for providing feedback ui service of face recognition-based application

The present invention includes the steps of: displaying an unlocking interface via a user interrupt; receiving an unlocking pattern inputted via the unlocking interface; detecting the received unlocking pattern and executing a mode corresponding to the detected unlocking pattern to thereby measure the status degree of an object corresponding to the detected unlocking pattern; and calling a lookup table in which a range of adequate status degrees for each type is measured and matched according to a pre-set and classified object type to thereby determine the status degree of the measured object, and feeding back the result of the determination via the unlocking interface.. .
Korea Advanced Institute Of Science And Technology

Face recognition system and face recognition method

The present invention relates to a face recognition system and a face recognition method, mainly comprising a lighting preprocessing module, a feature generation module, a facial feature library module, and a feature matching and recognition module. In the face recognition method, the inputted face image is first light-difference optimized by means of the lighting preprocessing module, then a feature vector of the face image is generated by means of the feature generation module; then, the feature vector to be recognized is matched with all of the feature vectors in the feature library and computed to arrive at an identity result corresponding to the feature vector to be recognized.
Yutou Technology (hangzhou) Co., Ltd.

Facial recognition system

A recognition system is provided for that includes a camera, at least one speaker, a microphone, and a processor in communication with the camera, the speaker, and the microphone. The processor is configured to recognize faces or devices and to receive a selection of at least one face or device to be monitored.
Bose Corporation

Digital asset management system (dams)

A digital asset management system (dams) provides an integrated user experience for the rapid and facile manipulation of a users digital assets in an online environment. Spanning the spectrum of digital assets, the dams system set forth herein enables users to tag, fitter, collect, and show such digital assets in a manner which requires preferably minimal user interaction in order to achieve digital asset management and exhibition.
Oath Inc.

System and annotating utterances based on tags assigned by unmanaged crowds

A system and method of tagging utterances with named entity recognition (“ner”) labels using unmanaged crowds is provided. The system may generate various annotation jobs in which a user, among a crowd, is asked to tag which parts of an utterance, if any, relate to various entities associated with a domain.
Voicebox Technologies Corporation

Image forming apparatus and recording medium suitable for test copy

Provided is an image forming apparatus that solves a problem of work related to copying becoming complicated when a test copy is performed. The image forming apparatus according to this disclosure includes a scanner unit, a printer-control unit, a storage device, a characteristic-extracting unit, and a system-control unit.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Freehand table manipulation

Recognition of freehand input enables gestures and objects to be recognized as tables and actions taken in relation to tables. For example, drawing a rectangle intersected by horizontal and vertical lines will create a table object that functions as a table within a productivity application, but may inherit visual cues from the strokes used to draw it.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Textual content speed player

A computer program that requires nothing more of a user than to read their choice of textual content in an animated format to increase reading speed via reconditioned reading behavior. The computer program: highlights a word on a page and puts a copy of the word in the center of the page so a reader can fix their eyes on the center of the page and still satisfy the common scanning strategy of repositioning the eyes to project a word on the center of the retina while the reader is reconditioned, by the highlighting of words progressing through the body text, to use the faster scanning strategy of fixing the eyes and changing the position on the retina being read; presents a picture representing the meaning of each word in order to recondition a user to use the faster cognitive strategy of triggering recognition of meaning with a picture; presents textual content with a timing based on syllables in order to create a presentation of textual content in sync with the natural timing of speech; can add a speaking voice to the animated format which enables the non-reader to learn printed language through context alone; can record the audio of an individual word read out loud from a selection of textual content for future playback of any textual content containing the word..

Interactive system and glasses with gesture recognition function

Glasses with gesture recognition function include a glasses frame and a gesture recognition system. The gesture recognition system is disposed on the glasses frame and configured to detect hand gestures in front of the glasses thereby generating a control command.
Pixart Imaging Inc.

User interface device using transmission and reception of ultrasonic signals

Disclosed is a user interface device that interacts with a computer or a tv that realizes an electronic device, the user interface device including a motion recognition module configured to recognize a motion of a user by using transmission and reception of an ultrasonic signal; and a battery configured to supply electric power to the motion recognition module.. .
Center For Integrated Smart Sensors Foundation

Road sign recognition

Vehicles can be equipped with computing devices, networks, sensors and controllers to determine, modify, and/or augment a digital map of the surrounding real world. Computing devices included in a vehicle can determine road sign locations in lidar data.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Smart glasses

A smart glasses comprises a glasses body constituted by a glasses frame and lenses; an image acquisition device provided on the glasses body for acquiring an environment image; a detection device in communicative connection with the image acquisition device, which acquires the environment image and detects and extracts a human face image and/or a foreign language image in the environmental image; a recognition device in communicative connection with the detection device for recognizing the human face image and/or foreign language image to acquire identity information and mother tongue information; and an information output device, playing the identity information, the mother tongue information, the identity information and/or mother tongue information, and at least one of the following images to a specified user: the human face image, the foreign language image, and the environment image. In this way, acquaintances and strangers can be recognized and foreign languages can be translated..
Zhejiang Geely Automobile Research Institute Co., Ltd

Gesture recognition with sensors

A sensor for motion or gesture sensing may be configured to emit radio frequency signals such as for pulsed range gated sensing. The sensor may include a radio frequency transmitter configured to emit the pulses and a receiver configured to receive reflected ones of the emitted radio frequency signals.
Resmed Sensor Technologies Limited

System and single molecule detection

A single molecule sensing or detecting device includes a first electrode and a second electrode separated from the first electrode by a gap. The first electrode and the second electrode have an opening formed therethrough.
Arizona Board Of Regents On Behalf Of Arizona State University

Apparatus and generation of olfactory information capable of calibration based on pattern recognition model

An apparatus and method for generating olfactory information, which relate to a method of expressing the capability of an electronic nose and delivery of a recognized odor in a virtual reality system. The apparatus includes a plurality of gas sensors configured to recognize real-world odors and acquire raw data of a result of recognizing the real-world odors and a processor configured to generate a calibration model determination result of each of the plurality of gas sensors by applying a calibration model allocated to each of the plurality of gas sensors to measurement data of each of the plurality of gas sensors, compare the calibration model determination results of the plurality of gas sensors with each other, and determine whether to calibrate an olfactory recognition model for recognizing the real-world odors, based on a result of the comparison between the calibration model determination results..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Object recognition device, object recognition method, equipment control system, and distance image generation device

According to one aspect of the present invention, an object recognition device for performing recognition processing on a distance image to recognize an object includes a determination unit, a changing unit, and a recognition processor. The determination unit is configured to determine a valid distance pixel forming the distance image and an invalid distance pixel not forming the distance image, based on a feature value of each pixel in a captured image.

Method for detecting target nucleic acid

The disclosure of the present description provides a method for detecting a target nucleic acid, whereby probe hybridization can be accomplished efficiently. To that end, a target nucleic acid is amplified using a first primer having a tag sequence complementary to a detection probe pre-associated with the target nucleic acid and a first recognition sequence that recognizes a first base sequence in the target nucleic acid and also having a linking site capable of inhibiting or arresting a dna polymerase reaction disposed between the tag sequence and the first recognition sequence, and a second primer having a second recognition sequence that recognizes a second base sequence in the target nucleic acid, the amplified fragment is brought into contact with a detection probe so as to allow hybridization, and the hybridization product is detected..
Ngk Insulators, Ltd.

Scintillant nanoparticles for detection of radioisotope activity

Scintillant-doped polystyrene core nanoparticles surrounded by a silica shell can be used to quantify low-energy radionuclides. The nanoparticles are recoverable and re-useable, which may reduce waste and allow for sample recovery.
Arizona Board Of Regents On Behalf Of The University Of Arizona

5-substituted-5-hydroxy-5-aryl-3-oxo-pentanoate derivatives and their enantiopure forms

The present invention relates to novel tertiary alcohol derivatives substituted with aryl and trifluoromethyl, and optical isomers thereof. In addition, the present invention also relates to methods for the preparation and use as enantiomer recognition agent thereof.
Okinawa Institute Of Science And Technology School Corporation

Cleaning drone

A computer-implemented method for managing the flight of a drone comprising a physical treatment device, the method comprises the steps repeated over time of measuring the distance between the drone and an object present in the environment of the drone; adjusting the distance from the drone to the object according to predefined internal parameters; and performing a physical treatment on the object from the drone. Developments describe the management of distances to objects, surface tracking, object recognition, the installation of beacons in the environment, the use of on-board or remotely accessed sensors (e.g.

Integrated production of abdominal aortic stents using 3d printing

An integrated, automated method to make various abdominal aortic stents with 3d printing technology and computerized recognition algorithms. Cost, risk, and time from assessment to recovery are reduced..

Compositions and methods of improved wound healing

Compositions and methods are contemplated for treatment of a wound, and especially a sterile or tlr/nod ligand-poor wound in which contemporaneous administration of a ca2+-flux agonist (cfa) and a pattern recognition receptor (prr) ligand improves wound healing.. .
Chan Soon-shiong Nanthealth Foundation

Diagnostic system with sound recognition

A blending system diagnoses a blending device. The blending system may include a diagnostic system that captures audio and diagnosis an issue of a blending device.
Vita-mix Management Corporation

Cooking management device equipped with a cooking vessel recognition system

A food cooking management device configured to be removably positioned on a cooking vessel cooperating with a hot plate, the cooking management device being configured to emit signals intended either to control the hot plate or to prompt the user to act on the hot plate and/or on the food being cooked, wherein the cooking management device includes a recognition system to recognize a type and/or size of the cooking vessel on which the cooking management device is positioned, said recognition system acting on the cooking management device in order to adapt the signals emitted according to the type and/or size of the cooking vessel recognized.. .
Seb S.a.

Method of identifying a golfer wearing a golf jersey

A golf jersey comprises a shirt having a collar with at least one digit on the back of the jersey. Such a jersey can expand into a matched set that provides recognition of a golfer and provides advertisements and financial benefits to the golfer, other individuals, or an organization, without necessarily requiring third party endorsements.

Method and connection between electronic devices

Disclosed are a method and an apparatus for connecting electronic devices based on biometric information without a certification server. An electronic device includes a wireless communication unit configured to perform wireless communication with an external device; a biometric recognition module; a memory; and a processor connected to the wireless communication unit, the biometric recognition module, and the memory.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Communication terminal identification information identifying processing system

Objective is to provide a communication terminal identification information identifying processing system for identifying communication terminal identification information of a portable communication terminal used by a user when the user uses communication through an access point. Provided is a communication terminal identification information identifying processing system includes a person recognition processing unit that performs person recognition processing based on image information obtained by capturing a wireless lan communication spot by a capturing device, a communication terminal identification information acquisition processing unit that acquires communication terminal identification information, a communication terminal identification information storage unit that stores, for each person, candidate communication terminal identification information of the portable communication terminal used by the person, a communication terminal identification information comparison processing unit that compares the candidate communication terminal identification information of the portable communication terminal stored in the communication terminal identification information storage unit and the communication terminal identification information acquired in the communication terminal identification information acquisition processing unit, and generates new candidate communication terminal identification information, and an output processing unit that outputs a part or all of the candidate communication terminal identification information stored in the communication terminal identification information storage unit..
Allied Telesis Holdings K.k.

Visual hash tags via trending recognition activities, systems and methods

A system and method of treating image data as a visual hash tag are presented. A device is able to subscribe to a content channel, possibly a channel that provide social media information, by the act of recognizing related objects without requiring a user to annotate content with unnatural hash tags..
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Method and system for digitization of document

A method and a system for digitization of a document are disclosed. The document is scanned to generate an electronic document.
Conduent Business Services, Llc

Method of mutual authentication between agent and data manager in u-health environment

Disclosed is a method of mutual authentication between an agent and a data manager in a u-health environment, in which the agent performs identification recognition using an identification (id) of the agent, i.e., a system-id, a secret key, encryption, and a one-time use random number generator, instead of using biometric scan data of an existing ieee 11073 agent, and hence bidirectional authentication, rather than unidirectional authentication, is allowed.. .
Industry-academic Cooperation Foundation Halla University

Charged particle beam apparatus, alignment charged particle beam apparatus, alignment program, and storage medium

The present invention shortens the time spent in a search for a visual field by a user in a charged particle beam apparatus in which an observation range on a sample is set by using a captured image of the sample. When the contour of a sample table is circularly configured, for example, the central position of a sample table image on an optical image is quickly, easily, and accurately obtained by calculating, from the coordinates of the respective vertices of a triangle circumscribed about the contour created on the optical image by the user, the incenter of the triangle without direct recognition by automatic image analysis, which is complex and time-consuming, of the contour of the sample table image on the optical image..
Hitachi High-technologies Corporation

Vehicle ambient audio classification via neural network machine learning

A method and an apparatus for detecting and classifying sounds around a vehicle via neural network machine learning are described. The method involves an audio recognition system that may determine the origin of the sounds being inside or outside of a vehicle and classify the sounds into different categories such as adult, child, or animal sounds.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Device specific multi-channel data compression

A sensor device may include a computing device in communication with multiple microphones. A neural network executing on the computing device may receive audio signals from each microphone.
Google Llc

Voice processing apparatus, wearable apparatus, mobile terminal, and voice processing method

A voice processing apparatus includes: a scenario storing unit configured to store a scenario as text information; a sound collecting unit configured to collect sound uttered by an utterer; a voice recognizing unit configured to perform voice recognition on the sound collected by the sound collecting unit; and a subtitle generating unit configured to read the text information from the scenario storing unit, to generate subtitles, and to change a display of a portion which has been already uttered by the utterer in a character string of the subtitles on the basis of a result of voice recognition by the voice recognizing unit.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Privacy-preserving training corpus selection

The present disclosure relates to training a speech recognition system. A system that includes an automated speech recognizer and receives data from a client device.
Google Llc

Arbitration-based voice recognition

A first voice input is detected and a first measure of confidence associated with the first voice input is determined. A message is received comprising a second measure of confidence associated with detection of the first voice input by a network device.
Sonos, Inc.

Identifying contacts using speech recognition

A system receives candidate strings from a speech recognition engine. Where the speech recognition indicates success, the candidate string may be reported or otherwise used.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Method and discovering trending terms in speech requests

Systems and processes are disclosed for discovering trending terms in automatic speech recognition. Candidate terms (e.g., words, phrases, etc.) not yet found in a speech recognizer vocabulary or having low language model probability can be identified based on trending usage in a variety of electronic data sources (e.g., social network feeds, news sources, search queries, etc.).
Apple Inc.

Device and audio frame processing

A device and method for calculating scattering features for audio signal recognition. An interface receives an audio signal that is processed by at least one processor to obtain an audio frame.
Thomson Licensing

Head lowering and turning reminding device, control method thereof and helmet

A head lowering and turning reminding device, a control method thereof and a helmet are disclosed. The reminding device is disposed on a vehicle or worn by a user of the vehicle, and includes: a speed sensor configured to detect a ground speed of the vehicle; a head posture monitoring module configured to monitor a head posture of the user and generate a signal relevant to a head rotating action of the user; a recognition module configured to receive the signal and recognize at least one of a head lowering action and a head turning action of the user and a duration time of this action; and an alarm module configured to output an alarm for reminding the user upon the ground speed being greater than a speed threshold and the duration time exceeding a preset time threshold..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Personal safety monitoring

A method of monitoring and a monitoring device for detecting notable behaviors of other persons, by monitoring for and capturing unique identification information for persons, such as biometric (e.g., facial recognition) data or identifiers broadcast from mobile devices. Records of detected unique identification information are stored in memory with location, day and/or time of day, so that newly detected identification information can be compared to that previously stored data and location, day and/or time.

Method and annotating point cloud data

The present application discloses a method and apparatus for annotating point cloud data. A specific implementation of the method includes: collecting data in a given scenario by using a laser radar and a non-laser radar sensor to respectively obtain point cloud data and sensor data; segmenting and tracking the point cloud data to obtain point cloud segmentation and tracking results; recognizing and tracking feature objects in the sensor data to obtain feature object recognition and tracking results; correcting the point cloud segmentation and tracking results by using the feature object recognition and tracking results, to obtain confidence levels of the point cloud recognition and tracking results; and determining a point cloud segmentation and tracking result whose confidence level is greater than a confidence level threshold as a point cloud annotation result.
Beijing Baidu Netcom Science And Technology Co., Ltd.

Automatic detection of disease from analysis of echocardiographer findings in echocardiogram videos

Automatic detection of disease from analysis of echocardiographer findings in echocardiogram videos is provided. In various embodiments, a plurality of medical images containing embedded text are read.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and classification and authentication of identification documents using a machine learning based convolutional neural network

The present disclosure describes systems and methods to classify and authenticate id documents based on the information contained on the face of the id document. This present system can automatically classify, authenticate, and extracting data from documents using artificial intelligence (ai) based machine learning for image recognition.
Confirm, Inc.

Fingerprint recognition card and operating fingerprint recognition card

A fingerprint recognition card includes a first region configured to receive power from a battery of the fingerprint recognition card, supply the power supplied from the battery to a second region in response to an input of a power button of the fingerprint recognition card, and control activation of a third region based on a fingerprint authentication result provided from the second region, the second region configured to be activated in response to the power supplied from the first region and include a fingerprint sensor configured to sense a fingerprint input by a user of the fingerprint recognition card and the third region configured to be activated based on the control of the first region.. .
Kona I Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for facilitating recognition of a device and/or an instance of an app invoked on a device

A system of classifying devices and/or app instances a new or returning divides attributes generated from observations received from an uncharacterized device/software app into base-fingerprint attributes and predictor attributes, where the two kinds of attributes have different longevities. Predictor attribute tuples from attribute tuples having the same base fingerprint as the base fingerprint corresponding to the uncharacterized device/app, and the predictor attribute tuple corresponding to the uncharacterized device/app are analyzed using a machine learned predictor function to obtain a final fingerprint.
Inauth, Inc.

Image scanning system and image scanning method

The present disclosure provides an image scanning system and an image scanning method. The image scanning method includes: receiving a first image of a first optical device and a second image of a second optical device; determining objects of the first image or the second image; selecting at least one of the objects of the first image or the second image as a region of interest to scan the region of interest continuously by the second optical device so as to obtain depth image information of the region of interest; and integrating the depth image information into the first or second image.
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Method and apparatus to perform material recognition and training for material recognition

Provided are method and apparatuses related to material recognition and training. A training apparatus for material recognition generates training data associated with a material by generating a texture image having a texture attribute from an object image and recognizing material information from the texture image using a material model..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Dual embedded optical character recognition (ocr) engines

A camera system with dual embedded optical character recognition (ocr) engines. The camera system includes a camera module for capturing an image of a vehicle, the image including a license plate with a license plate number containing characters; a first ocr engine that produces a first read and first confidence level by extracting the characters from the license plate; and a second ocr engine, different from the first ocr engine, that produces a second read and second confidence level extracting the characters from the license plate.
3m Innovative Properties Company

Self-correction recognition for valuable document recognition device

A self-correction recognition method and device for a valuable document recognition device is provided. The method includes: extracting a feature of a valuable document; determining whether the feature falls in a discriminant library of any preset category, and obtaining a substitutive centroid according to a feature centroid and the feature in a case that the feature falls in a discriminant library of any preset category; and updating the discriminant library of the category by replacing the feature centroid of the category with the substitutive centroid.
Grg Banking Equipment Co., Ltd.

Road marking recognition device

A road marking recognition device recognizes a road marking from an image acquired by imaging a road surface of a road on which a vehicle is traveling. The road marking recognition device includes: a storage unit configured to store a plurality of templates each of which corresponds to a corresponding one of plurality of feature portions of a road marking as a recognition target and between which a relative positional relationship is known; and a recognition unit configured to detect a second feature portion corresponding to a second template among the plurality of templates when the first feature portion is detected from the image..
National University Corporation Tokyo University Of Agriculture And Technology

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing system

An image processing method for a picture of a participant, photographed in an event, such as a marathon race, increases the accuracy of recognition of a race bib number by performing image processing on a detected race bib area, and associates the recognized race bib number with a person in the picture. This image processing method detects a person from an input image, estimates an area in which a race bib exists based on a face position of the detected person, detects an area including a race bib number from the estimated area, performs image processing on the detected area to thereby perform character recognition of the race bib number from an image subjected to the image processing, and associates, when the race bib number is unclear, an object and the race bib number with each other by comparing images between a plurality of input images..
Canon Imaging Systems Inc.

Biometric facial recognition for accessing device and authorizing event processing

Systems and arrangements for performing biometric facial recognition in order to provide access to a device and/or process one or more events are provided. In some examples, one or more images of a user may be received by an entity and pre-processed to obtain a mean pixel value and variance of each image.
Bank Of America Corporation

Electronic device, face recognition and tracking method and three-dimensional display method

An electronic device, a face recognition and tracking method and a three-dimensional display method are provided. The electronic device includes: a pick-up device configured to shoot a face image of a user; a frontal face image acquisition module configured to acquire a frontal face image of the user via the pick-up device; and a face tracking module configured to perform a comparison operation on the face image shot by the pick-up device and the frontal face image, and determine a moving distance of the face of the user along a direction in a plane perpendicular to a central optical axis of the pick-up device, wherein the comparison operation includes a comparison between a ratio of an area of a specific part to an area of an entire face for the face image shot by the pick-up device, and the ratio for the frontal face image..
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Method and device for fingerprint unlocking and user terminal

A method and a user terminal are provided for fingerprint unlocking. The method includes: receiving a partial fingerprint image during a process of pressing a fingerprint recognition sensor of a user terminal where the partial fingerprint image corresponds to part of fingerprints of a finger, matching the partial fingerprint image during the process of receiving the partial fingerprint image, and unlocking a user terminal when the partial fingerprint image is matched.
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Method for controlling unlocking and terminal

A method for controlling unlocking includes the following operations. A reference feature point set of a finger of a user is acquired by scanning the finger through a fingerprint recognition sensor.
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Image annotation over different occurrences of images using image recognition

This disclosure relates to a system for acquiring and sharing annotations of images over a network based on fingerprint identification techniques for digital images. The system allows users to annotate images found on the network that are not controlled by the user.

System, organizing photographs stored on a mobile computing device

An image organizing system for organizing and retrieving images from an image repository residing on a mobile device is disclosed. The image organizing system includes a mobile computing device including an image repository.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Techniques for scheduling language models and character recognition models for handwriting inputs

A first handwriting input is received comprising strokes corresponding to a set of first characters comprising one or more first characters forming a first language model unit. A set of candidate first characters and a set of candidate first language model units with corresponding probability scores are determined based on an analysis of the one or more sets of candidate first characters using the first language model and a corresponding first character recognition model.
Google Inc.

Information processing device, control method, and program

There is provided an information processing device, control method, and program that can improve convenience of a speech recognition system by deciding an appropriate response output method in accordance with a current surrounding environment. A response to a speech from a user is generated, a response output method is decided in accordance with a current surrounding environment, and control is performed such that the generated response is output by using the decided response output method..
Sony Corporation

Character recognition on a computing device

In some embodiments, a device performs character recognition based on spatial and temporal components of touch input detected on a touch-sensitive surface. In some embodiments, a device provides feedback about handwritten input and its recognition by the device.
Apple Inc.

Shared real-time content editing activated by an image

Systems and methods for instantiating collaboration interfaces via object recognition are disclosed. An object recognition engine communicatively coupled to a database and an electronic device receives sensor data related to an object and identifies an object characteristic.

Text processing

A text processing method is provided, including: acquiring position information of an external touch in response to the external touch sensed by a touch terminal; acquiring a character image based on the position information of the external touch; acquiring a first text by recognizing characters in the character image; acquiring a word segmentation result by performing word segmentation on characters in the first text; and displaying the word segmentation result. The text processing method combines technologies of touch sensing, image recognition and word segmentation, so as to acquire efficiently and quickly a character, a word, a named entity, and the like in the region indicated by the external touch for various systems, which is convenient for a user to select a keyword directly in the text instead of inputting the keyword in the follow-up operation, thus improving the efficiency of operation..
Smartisan Digital Co., Ltd.

Automatic parking system and automatic parking method

There is provided an automatic parking system according to an exemplary embodiment of the present disclosure. The automatic parking system includes: a smart key recognition processor recognizing a smart key positioned in a first area; a sensor unit acquiring images around a subject vehicle if the smart key is recognized, and converting the acquired image into external images and synthesizing the images; a parking space recognizing sensor periodically receiving the external images and sequentially comparing the consecutive external images using an image recognition technology to recognize parking areas; and a controller calculating a moving path between a current position of the subject vehicle and an optimal parking area among the parking areas and controlling the subject vehicle based on the moving path, in which the parking space recognizing sensor may detect the parking areas in consideration of a length and a width of the subject vehicle..
Kia Motors Corporation

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and program

A polarized image acquisition section 20 acquires a plurality of polarized images having different polarization directions. The polarized images show, for example, an input indicator for a user interface as a recognition target object.
Sony Corporation

Color recognition device and color recognition method

The present disclosure provides a color recognition device and a color recognition method, and belongs to the technical field of color recognition. In an embodiment, the color recognition device includes a head portion and a main body portion; the head portion has a groove in which a sensor module configured to capture color information of the object to be detected is disposed; and the main body portion includes: a storage module configured for storing standard color parameters of a variety of colors, and a central processing unit configured for comparing color information of the object to be detected with the standard color parameters of the variety of colors stored in the storage module, to recognize color of the object to be detected..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Method for preparation of a recombinant protein from a precusor

The method for preparation of a recombinant protein from a precursor, preferably mammalian insulins, including human insulins and their analogues, characterised in that a protease is used which hydrolyses one or more peptide bonds in this protein, wherein the protease disrupts the peptide bond from the c-end side of a basic amino acid, when the amino acid is the second one after other basic or neutral amino acid, and such an order enables specific recognition of both amino acids by the protease. The invention is applicable in biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry..
Mabion Sa

Vehicular visual recognition control device

A vehicular visual recognition control device includes an in-out motor, an in-out sensor, an ecu, and a power control section. The in-out motor is configured to change a position of a mirror surface in order to visually recognize the vehicle surroundings.
Kabushiki Kaisha Tokai-rika-denki-seisakusho

Apparatus and detecting abnormal respiration

An abnormal respiration detection apparatus includes a sensor for sensing a ppg signal from an optical signal reflected and received from a user's body; a band pass filter for extracting a signal of a required band from the ppg signal; an analog-to-digital converter for performing a digital conversion on the filtered ppg signal; and an abnormal respiration recognition unit deriving a respiration rate signal from the digital-converted ppg signal, deriving a plurality of respiration rate characteristic values through a time axis analysis on the derived respiration rate signal, and detecting an abnormal respiration using the derived plurality of respiration rate characteristic values. The embodiments can be utilized to monitor the survival of elders who live alone, soldiers isolated in a military operation, persons isolated in disaster and accident sites, thereby contributing to public and social safety and building of welfare society and nation..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Micro-electro-mechanical acoustic transducer device with improved detection features and corresponding electronic apparatus

Described herein is a mems acoustic transducer device provided with a micromechanical detection structure that detects acoustic-pressure waves and supplies a transduced electrical quantity, and with an integrated circuit operatively coupled to the micromechanical detection structure and having a reading module that generates at output an audio signal as a function of the transduced electrical quantity. The integrated circuit is further provided with a recognition module, which recognizes a of sound activity event associated to the transduced electrical quantity.
Stmicroelectronics S.r.l.

Electronic device and recognizing earphone plug in electronic device

Various exemplary embodiments relating to the recognition of earphones by an electronic device are described. An electronic device may include a connector into which an earphone plug is insertable, an audio module configured to process a sound signal, a first circuit configured to connect the audio module with a first terminal of the earphone plug, a second circuit configured to connect the audio module with a second terminal of the earphone plug, a switch configured to connect the first circuit with the second circuit, and a processor configured to perform control to output a first signal from the audio module through the second circuit when the earphone plug is inserted into the connector and configured to determine a type of the earphone plug inserted into the connector based on whether the output first signal is received by the audio module through the switch and the first circuit..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Systems and methods for operating a set top box

Features of various implementations are used to control operation of a second electronic device from a first electronic device using indirect control methods and optical character recognition. In some implementations, communication between a primary set-top box and a supplemental set-top box is configured in order to avoid the need for one or more provider-specific apis.
Google Llc

Camera system and object recognition method thereof

A camera system for object recognition is disclosed. In one aspect, the system includes an active three-dimensional (3d) sensor configured to obtain a 3d point cloud which corresponds to 3d position values of an object, and a controller configured to generate control data for controlling a zoom value, a pan value, and a tilt value which correspond to the 3d position values.
Korea Electronics Technology Institute

Electronic device and controlling the same

An electronic device is provided, which includes a storage configured to store a voice recognition application including a wakeup word for entering into a voice command recognition mode, a sensor configured to sense a sound signal, and a processor configured to convert the sound signal into a digital signal and to transfer the converted digital signal to the application, wherein the application identifies whether a characteristic value of the digital signal is equal to or higher than a predetermined threshold level if the digital signal is received, performs voice recognition for the digital signal if the characteristic value of the digital signal is equal to or higher than the predetermined threshold level, and activates the voice command recognition mode if a keyword of a voice included in the digital signal coincides with the wakeup word.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Complexity reduction of human interacted object recognition

In one example, a system for recognizing an object includes a processor to select from a plurality of image frames an image frame in which a view of the object is not blocked, and to estimate a location of the object in the selected image frame.. .

Distribution channel using audio/visual recognition

Systems and methods are provided for providing a platform to provide virtual storefronts to consumers. Environmental elements are associated with specific consumer services on computer server.
Disney Enterprises, Inc.

License plate recognition with low-rank, shared character classifiers

A method is disclosed for performing multiple classification of an image simultaneously using multiple classifiers, where information between the classifiers is shared explicitly and is achieved with a low-rank decomposition of the classifier weights. The method includes applying an input image to classifiers and, more particularly, multiplying the extracted input image features by.
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Face recognition and image search system using sparse feature vectors, compact binary vectors, and sub-linear search

Systems and methods are provided for performing automated face recognition and comparison. An input image of a face may be received and cropped, and the image may be processed through a deep neural network (dnn) to produce a k-dimensional feature vector.
Noblis, Inc.

Systems and methods for optical character recognition for low-resolution documents

Systems and methods for optical character resolution (ocr) at low resolutions are provided. The system receives a dataset and extracts document images from the dataset.
Insurance Services Office Inc.

Document extraction system and method

A system for giving meaning to data in a non-standardized digital document. In some embodiments, the system includes a web portal, a recognition server and an extraction system.
Crowe Horwath, Llp

Facial identification techniques

As the use of facial biometrics expands in the commercial and government sectors, the need to ensure that human facial examiners use proper procedures to compare facial imagery will grow. Human examiners have examined fingerprint images for many years such that fingerprint examination processes and techniques have reached a point of general acceptance for both commercial and governmental use.
Aware, Inc.

Electronic device having plurality of fingerprint sensing modes and controlling the same

An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a touch screen, a fingerprint recognition sensor disposed on a region of the touch screen, and a processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Fingerprint sensor and fingerprint recognition method thereof

A fingerprint sensor and a fingerprint recognition method thereof are provided. A fingerprint is detected by a plurality of unit groups to generate a plurality of first signal values.
Mstar Semiconductor, Inc.

Pattern-based data collection for a distributed stream data processing system

There is provided a communication system (100) comprising: a first network node (200) that transmits a flow of data records to a second network node (300) via a network (500), the second network node having a data record processing module (600) that receives and processes the data records; and a controller (700) for controlling the transmission of data records by the first network node. The controller comprises: an acquisition7, -dule (710) operable to acquire data records of the flow of data records; a pattern recognition module (720) arranged to determine whether the data records acquired by the acquisition module (710) follow a pattern of one or more patterns each defining a respective sequence of data records and, when the acquired 'ata records follow a pattern of the one or more patterns, to determine which of the one or more patterns is being followed; âa control signal generator module (730) that generates, when the pattern recognition module has determined a pattern being followed by the acquired data records, an indication of the pattern being followed and at least one transmission control signal for the first network node to prevent the first network node from transmitting remaining data records to the second network node which correspond to data records that complete the sequence of data records defined by the pattern being followed.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Interactive handwriting display device and interactive handwriting capture device

Provided are an interactive handwriting display device and an interactive handwriting capture device. The interactive handwriting display device has a display panel and a patterned band-pass filter component, and the patterned band-pass filter component has a substrate and multiple band-pass filter units.
Neolab Convergence Taiwan Inc.

Biometric-recognition display panel

A biometric-recognition display panel is provided. The biometric-recognition display panel includes a substrate, a pixel array, a plurality of sensing circuits and a control circuit.
Innolux Corporation

Three-dimensional graphical user interface for informational input in virtual reality environment

Hand displacement data is received from sensing hardware and analyzed using a three-dimensional (3d) gesture recognition algorithm. The received hand displacement data is recognized as representing a 3d gesture.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Control of machines through detection of gestures by optical and muscle sensors

A material handler system including a plurality of components and material handler equipment, and methods for utilizing the same, is disclosed. A first component includes gesture command recognition and enhancement for controlling material handler equipment.
Deere & Company

Method to automate pressure transient analysis (pta) of continuously measured pressure data

Herein disclosed are methods and systems related to automatic pressure transient analysis (pta). More particularly, herein disclosed are methods and systems related to automatic pressure transient analysis (pta) of continuously measured pressure data associated with production or injection wells which utilizes in part pattern recognition analysis methods to determine key flow regimes in the measured data for more accurate determination of automatic pressure transient analysis (pta) and determination of reservoir and well characteristic properties..

Protein biomarker panels for detecting colorectal cancer and advanced adenoma

Disclosed herein are panels related to the diagnosis or recognition of advanced adenoma and colorectal cancer in a subject. The disclosed panels and related methods are used to predict or assess colon tumor status in a patient.
Applied Proteomics, Inc.

Methods and compositions for generating crispr guide rna libraries

The disclosure generally relates to compositions, polynucleotides, kits, methods, and systems for generating clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats (crispr) libraries. Disclosed are polynucleotides encoding for a constant region of a crispr single guide rna (sgrna) or crispr targeting rna (crrna) having a non-palindromic recognition site for a type ii restriction enzyme oriented in a manner recognized by the type ii restriction enzyme for cutting a site past an end of the polynucleotide.
Brigham Young University

Cognition enhancing compounds and compositions, methods of making, and methods of treating

The invention relates generally to muscarinic agonists, which are useful for stimulating muscarine receptors, and treating cognitive disorders. Included among the muscarinic agonists disclosed herein are oxadiazole derivatives, compositions, and preparations thereof.
Neurosolis, Inc.

Novel kappa opioid ligands

The invention provides novel ligands of kappa (κ) opioid receptors, such as can be used to modulate a kappa opioid receptor. Methods of synthesis and methods of use are also provided.
The Scripps Research Institute

Control device for controlling robot by learning action of person, robot system, and production system

A control device for a robot for performing an operation in cooperation with a person, the control device includes a machine learning device including a recognition unit for classifying an action of the person, and a learning unit for learning the action of the person, while the person performs an operation in cooperation with the robot; and an action control unit for controlling the action of the robot based on a result of the classification of the recognition unit.. .
Fanuc Corporation

Histone deacetylase inhibitor, and preparation method and use thereof

A compound represented by formula i or pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof. The present invention relates to a 4-arylamino quinazoline hydroxamic acid compound having a histone deacetylase inhibitory activity, preparation method of the compound, pharmaceutical composition comprising the compound, and use of the compound and the pharmaceutical composition in the preparation of a histone deacetylase inhibitor medicine.
Guangdong Zhongsheng Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd

Surgical system, image processing device, and image processing method

An image information acquisition unit acquires a tomographic image that is a cross-sectional image taken in a direction substantially parallel to an eye axis direction of an eye of a patient. An image recognition unit recognizes each part of the eye on the tomographic image by means of image recognition on the basis of the tomographic image.

Image processing device for endoscope, endoscope device, image processing image processing device for endoscope, and image processing program

An image processing device for an endoscope outputs a video signal to an image display part that displays an observation image based on the video signal. The image display part is configured such that a first side of a display screen that displays the observation image is shorter than a second side intersecting with the first side, and is configured to be set in both a first setting state in which the first side is along a vertical direction and a second setting state in which the second side is along the vertical direction.
Sony Olympus Medical Solutions Inc.

System and proximity based pairing and information exchange between mobile devices

The present invention relates to a system and methods for exchanging information between a plurality of mobile devices by pairing the two mobile devices based on proximity of the two mobile devices that are in ready to exchange mode within the network. The two different methods to initiate the pairing can work simultaneously or independently.

Voice recognition device

A technique capable of accurately recognizing a voice input from a user and to uniform likelihood of depression of an outer skin is provided. A voice recognition device p includes an exoskeleton 5, a cushion member 6 that has elasticity and covers the exoskeleton 5, an outer skin 7 that covers the cushion member 6, a microphone 3 fixed to the exoskeleton 5, and a voice recognition unit 4 that recognizes a voice obtained by the microphone 3.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Fingerprint image processing system

The present invention provides a fingerprint image processing system, comprising a pixel transforming circuit, for transforming a signal of a fingerprint to a first bit stream, wherein the first bit stream has a first data volume; and a compression circuit, connected to the pixel transforming circuit, for compressing the first bit stream to generate a second bit stream, wherein the second bit stream has a second data volume; wherein the second data volume is smaller than the first data volume. The fingerprint image processing system provided by the present invention can increase amount of data transmission of the fingerprint image of optic fingerprint recognition, and have advantage of solving the problem of insufficient transmission interface bandwidth..
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Image sensor

An image sensor includes a plurality of optical filters, a plurality of transmissive members, an imaging section, and a signal processing section. The optical filters transmit visible rays having a wavelength enabling visual recognition of a primary color, and the transmissive members transmit infrared rays.
Denso Corporation

Digital content conversion quality control system and method

Automated, algorithmic quality control is performed for digital content converted from one form or format to another. Such conversion may be made of movies, television programs, feature films, advertisements, or any other content.
Nbcuniversal Media, Llc

An image forming apparatus includes a reading unit, an image forming unit, and a controller. The reading unit is configured to acquire image data by reading an image on a first sheet.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Appliance state recognition device and methods

Embodiments herein relate to recognition of an appliance state based on sensor data and determination of a response based at least in part on the appliance state. In various embodiments, an apparatus to recognize an appliance state may include a sensor data module to identify sensor data in one or more signals relating to data from one or more sensors associated with an appliance, an appliance state recognition module to determine an appliance state of the appliance based at least in part on the sensor data, a response module to determine a response based at least in part on the appliance state, and a transmission module to send the response to at least one of an appliance controller for the appliance or a presentation device.
Intel Corporation

Processing result error detection device, processing result error detection program, processing result error detection method, and moving entity

A processing result error detection device includes: a behavior recognition unit which recognizes behavior of a user; a processing unit which executes a process dependent on the behavior of the user; an emotion presumption unit which presumes an intensity of emotion of the user based on reaction of the user to a processing result; and a judgment unit which judges that the processing result includes an error when the presumed intensity of emotion of the user is equal to or greater than a predetermined threshold.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Speech recognition power management

Power consumption for a computing device may be managed by one or more keywords. For example, if an audio input obtained by the computing device includes a keyword, a network interface module and/or an application processing module of the computing device may be activated.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Sound recognition electronic device

A voice recognition electronic device is provided which includes a housing including a first face that faces a first direction, a second face that faces a second direction opposite to the first direction, a third face disposed between the first face and the second face, and a translucent cover that forms at least a portion of the third face, a voice reception unit disposed below the first face of the housing and including a plurality of microphones that receive a voice input from a user, a light source unit disposed inside the housing to emit light, a driving unit connected to the light source unit to control the light source unit to move according to a preset operation, and a control unit that controls the driving unit in response to the voice input of the user, which is delivered from the voice reception unit.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Communication system and method between an on-vehicle voice recognition system and an off-vehicle voice recognition system

A vehicle based system and method for receiving voice inputs and determining whether to perform a voice recognition analysis using in-vehicle resources or resources external to the vehicle.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Image processing apparatus, audio processing method thereof and recording medium for the same

An image processing apparatus includes a loudspeaker configured to output a sound based on a first audio signal, a receiver configured to receive a second audio signal from a microphone, and at least one processor configured to execute a first voice recognition with regard to the first audio signal and the second audio signal respectively, execute a second voice recognition with regard to the second audio signal in response to results from applying the first voice recognition to the first audio signal and the second audio signal being different from each other, and skip the second voice recognition with regard to the second audio signal in response to the results from applying the first voice recognition to the first audio signal and the second audio signal being equal to each other.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Electronic speech recognition name directory prognostication system

A speech recognizer performs speech recognition on a spoken name supplied by a user, producing a list of possible matches and corresponding confidence scores. If the top scoring match for a spoken name does not correctly identify the spoken name or if the spoken name's confidence score is below a first threshold, the user name is flagged to the system administrator as having a potential speech recognition problem.
Avaya Inc.

System and speech recognition

A method for automated speech recognition includes generating first and second pluralities of candidate speech recognition results corresponding to audio input data using a first general-purpose speech recognition engine and a second domain-specific speech recognition engine, respectively. The method further includes generating a third plurality of candidate speech recognition result including a plurality of words included in one of the first plurality of speech recognition results and at least one word included in another one of the second plurality of speech recognition results, ranking the third plurality of candidate speech recognition results using a pairwise ranker to identify a highest ranked candidate speech recognition result, and operating the automated system using the highest ranked speech recognition result as an input from the user..
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Display system and electronic device

A novel display system is provided. The display system includes a display portion and a control portion.
Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods involving features of adaptive and/or autonomous traffic control

Systems and method are disclosed for adaptive and/or autonomous traffic control. In one illustrative implementation, there is provided a method for processing traffic information.
Fastec International, Llc

Method and system for funding a financial account

A system for generating and processing an electronic funding application is disclosed. The system includes a memory storing instructions and a processor configured to execute the instructions to transmit the electronic funding application to a client and enter financial data into the funding application.
Efunds Corporation

Client-side dynamic page feed management

Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and apparatuses that can provide, for example, dynamic page feed recognition for providing zero-configuration analysis of web pages and tailored advertisement provision to website visitors. The systems, methods, and apparatuses can be used to analyze inventory feed.
Acn Adtech Llc

Systems, methods, and devices for dynamic page feed management

Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and apparatuses that can provide, for example, dynamic page feed recognition for providing zero-configuration analysis of web pages and tailored advertisement provision to website visitors. The systems, methods, and apparatuses can be used to analyze inventory feed.
Acn Adtech Llc

Recognition apparatus and learning system

Learning data of a usage environment can be efficiently collected. A recognition apparatus includes: a first neural network configured to receive input of data; a second neural network configured to receive input of the data, the second neural network having a different structure from a structure of the first neural network; a comparison unit configured to compare a first output result of the first neural network and a second output result of the second neural network; and a communication unit configured to wirelessly transmit the data to a host system configured to learn the data when a comparison result between the first output result and the second output result is different by a predetermined standard or more..
Hitachi, Ltd.

Method and a system for optical character recognition

A method and a system are described for performing optical character recognition on an image including a plurality of printed characters. The method includes defining one or more opcodes and direction pointers associated with the plurality of printed characters of a language and a font type, wherein each of the one or more opcodes has an associated unique opcode characterization value.
Wipro Limited

Character segmentation and recognition method

Provided is a character segmentation and recognition method. The method includes: collecting image data to obtain a to-be-recognized image; positioning a character line candidate region on the to-be-recognized image; obtaining pre-set character line prior information, where the character line prior information includes the number of characters, character spacing and a character size; obtaining a corresponding segmentation point template based on the character line prior information; obtaining credible degrees of different positions on the character line candidate region traversed by the segmentation point template; determining a position with the highest credible degree as an optimal segmentation position; segmenting the character line candidate region based on the segmentation point template and the optimal segmentation position to obtain multiple single character regions; and performing character recognition on each of the single character regions to obtain a corresponding recognition result..
Grg Banking Equipment Co., Ltd.

Analyzing data using a hierarchical structure

Apparatus, systems, and methods for analyzing data are described. The data can be analyzed using a hierarchical structure.
Micron Technology, Inc.

Facial recognition-based authentication

Facial recognition-based authentication comprises obtaining a first image of a target object, updating projection information associated with a display by a display device, obtaining a second image of the target object, the second image being an image of the target object after the projection information is updated, obtaining an image difference data based at least in part on the first image and the second image, and determining whether the target object is a virtual object based at least in part on the image difference data.. .
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Driving area recognition device and method thereof

A driving area recognition device has an image acquiring section for acquiring image data transmitted from an in-vehicle monocular camera and an extraction section for extracting, from the acquired image data, edge points in boundary parts arranged at both the right side and the left side of a driving area of a vehicle. The device further has a setting section for setting plural provisional areas as candidates of the driving area so that at least a part of each of the plural provisional areas is overlapped together, a calculation section for calculating the number of edge points in each of the plural provisional areas, and a recognition section for recognizing the driving area based on the plural provisional areas and the number of edge points in each of the plural provisional areas..
Denso Corporation

Voice interaction device and control method therefor

Provided is a voice interaction device capable of turning lines of sight of eyes of an interactive robot to a conversation partner without inhibiting voice interaction. The voice interaction device is incorporated in the interactive robot.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Robust monitoring of gauges

Methods, systems, and storage media for robust monitoring a gauge are disclosed herein. In an embodiment, a digital image of a gauge may be received to identify an analog value indicator of the gauge and to form an indicator representation corresponding to the analog value indicator.
Intel Corporation

Automating creation of accurate ocr training data using specialized ui application

Systems of the present disclosure generate accurate training data for optical character recognition (ocr). Systems disclosed herein generates images of a text passage as displayed piecemeal in a user interface (ui) element rendered in a selected font type and size, determine accurate dimensions and locations of bounding boxes for each character pictured in the images, stitch together a training image by concatenating the images, and associate the training image, the bounding box dimensions and locations, and the text passage together in a collection of training data.
Intuit Inc.

Display panel having fingerprint recognition and display apparatus

A display panel having a fingerprint recognition function and a display apparatus is provided in present invention. The display panel includes a display region and a fingerprint recognition region, the display region comprising a plurality of first pixel unit, the fingerprint identification region comprising a plurality of second pixel units, each second pixel units comprising a display unit and a fingerprint identification unit; wherein the pixel aperture area of the first pixel unit is equal to the pixel aperture area of the display unit plus the pixel aperture area of the fingerprint identification unit; by the gray scale voltage compensation of the pixel in the fingerprint recognition region makes the pixel luminance in the display region and the pixel luminance in the fingerprint identification region is the same to achieve ensuring safety of an electronic device while allowing luminance uniformity of the display panel..
Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Fingerprint capturing device

The present invention provides a fingerprint capturing device comprising a capacitor sensing module, for receiving a finger press to generate a reference signal according to the finger press, wherein the capacitor sensing module comprises a capturing platform and a sensing electrode; an image sensing module, connected to the capacitor sensing module, for activating a lighting component to emit a light beam after the capacitor sensing module generates the reference signal, so as to generate a fingerprint image of the finger. The hybrid fingerprint capturing device provided by the present invention can effectively reduce power consumption of fingerprint recognition device when capturing fingerprint, and have an advantage of improving more comfortable usage scenarios to users..
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Cognitive password pattern checker to enforce stronger, unrepeatable passwords

A method for determining a password strength is provided. The method may include receiving a user-entered password.
International Business Machines Corporation

Cognitive password pattern checker to enforce stronger, unrepeatable passwords

A method for determining a password strength is provided. The method may include receiving a user-entered password.
International Business Machines Corporation

Cognitive password pattern checker to enforce stronger, unrepeatable passwords

A method for determining a password strength is provided. The method may include receiving a user-entered password.
International Business Machines Corporation

Remote control device for display screen and remotely controlling display screen

The example embodiments of the present disclosure relate to a remote control device for a display screen and a method for remotely controlling a display screen. The remote control device comprises at least three distance sensor receivers that are fixed with respect to the display screen and arranged at different positions, a control pen and a control point recognition unit, wherein the control pen is provided with at least two distance sensor transmitters at positions in different distances to a pen tip; the at least three distance sensor receivers are configured to receive ranging signals from the at least two distance sensor transmitters, respectively; the control point recognition unit is configured to determine a control point of the control pen on the display screen based on the ranging signals received by the at least three distance sensor receivers.
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd

Illumination device

Provided is an illumination device that enables a user's activity situation to be checked remotely and easily. An illumination device according to the present invention has a light source, cameras and that recognizes a part of a user's body, a control part, a computation part and an image processing part that generate data relating to activities of the user, based on the recognition result of the cameras, and a communication processing part that sends the data relating to activities of the user to a network..
Balmuda Inc.

Virtual reality head-mounted device

The present invention provides a virtual reality display apparatus including a wireless transmitting module coupled to a control unit for receiving a virtual reality image sent by a cloud server, wherein the virtual reality display apparatus includes an eye control module and iris recognition module.. .

Exterior part of saddled vehicle

A rear frame is formed of a laminate that includes a plurality of carbon fiber layers laminated one on top of another and hardened and integrated with each other by a plastic. A different color layer having a color different from a color of the carbon fiber layers is disposed between the carbon fiber layers in the laminate.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Automatic parking system and automatic parking method

An automatic parking system is provided. The automatic parking system includes a camera processor that acquires images around a subject vehicle, converts the acquired images into external images and synthesizes the external images.
Kia Motors Corporation

Process and system for secure access to a determined space by means of a wearable object

In the case of the process for secure access to a determined space, it is provided that after activation of the wearable object, a first coded signal is transmitted from the access or unlocking device, this first coded signal is received in the object and a coded response signal is transmitted with synchronisation to the device after a defined time of transmission. A processing of the coded response signal converted in the processing unit of the device is conducted in order to check the defined time delay and the response code of the wearable object and to determine the flight times of the signals between the device and the wearable object.
The Swatch Group Research And Development Ltd

Power feeding system for vehicle, electrically powered vehicle and power feeding vehicle

An ipa-ecu recognizes a position of a power transferring unit by image recognition based on image information from a camera incorporated in a vehicle. Then, the ipa-ecu performs guidance control such that the vehicle is guided to the power transferring unit based on a result of the image recognition (first guidance control).
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Tool recognition system with impedance sensing for dental devices

A dental tool detection system for detecting a type of a dental tool attached to a dental device for performing a dental procedure includes a controller. The controller has an electronic processor and a memory electrically connected to the electronic processor.
Kerr Corporation

Electronic tool recognition system for dental devices

A tool for use with an electronic tool recognition system includes a tool blank with a distal tip configured for performing a procedure and a proximal handle encasing, fixedly, a proximal end of the tool blank. A tool-identifying apparatus including a mechanical resonator is embedded in a proximal end of the tool blank to provide a tool identifier.
Kerr Corporation

Optical tool recognition system for dental devices

A tool recognition system includes a tool and a dental drill. The tool includes a fluted portion and a shank portion.
Kerr Corporation

Systems and methods to command a robotic cleaning device to move to a dirty region of an area

In one aspect, a device includes a processor and storage accessible to the processor. The storage bears instructions executable by the processor to receive an image of an area from a camera, and to execute image recognition on the first image to identify a dirty region in the area.
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Video censoring

Censoring a video recording of an environment, the environment containing a protected entity displaying protected content to be censored. Video of the environment is processed in accordance with an entity recognition process to identify the presence of at least part of an entity in the environment.
International Business Machines Corporation

Projection apparatus and projection method

A projection apparatus includes a projection unit configured to display an image based on an input signal by a display element, to form an optical image from light provided from a light source passed or reflected by the display element, and to project the formed optical image on a projection target, a photographing unit configured to photograph a region including an image range which is projected by the projection unit, an image recognition unit configured to recognize a person from the image obtained by the photographing at the photographing unit, and a projection control unit configured to change and set an aspect of the image projected by the projection unit based on a result of the recognition at the image recognition unit.. .
Casio Computer Co., Ltd.

Digital signage and digital signage content manager

In various implementations, a signage manager may manage digital sign content. The signage manager may transmit playlists and/or media to signage devices to be presented on a display and/or on a set of displays.
Recognition Concepts, Inc.

Input support apparatus and computer program product

An input support apparatus of an embodiment includes a template storage unit configured to store a form template that is a template for form data having one or more slots to which item values are input in correspondence with item names, the form template describing item names of the respective slots and alternatives of an alternative type slot in which an item value is selected from a plurality of alternatives together with respective readings thereof; an acquisition unit configured to acquire recognition result data obtained by speech recognition performed on utterance of a user, the recognition result data containing a transcription and a reading; and a determination unit configured to determine the item values to be input to the slots of the form data based on the reading of the recognition result data and the readings of the item names and the alternatives described in the form template.. .
Toshiba Digital Solutions Corporation

Voice interaction apparatus and voice interaction method

A voice interaction apparatus includes: a voice recognizer configured to recognize content of a speech of a user; an extractor configured to extract profile information based on a result of the voice recognition, and to specify which user the profile information is associated with; a storage configured to store the extracted profile information in association with the user; an exchanger configured to exchange profile information with another voice interaction apparatus; and a generator configured to generate a speech sentence to speak to the user based on the profile information of the user.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Automated software execution using intelligent speech recognition

Methods and apparatuses are described for automated execution of computer software using intelligent speech recognition techniques. A server captures a digitized voice segment from a remote device, the first digitized voice segment corresponding to speech submitted by a user of the remote device during a voice call.
Fmr Llc

Context-aware query recognition for electronic devices

A method for context-aware query recognition in an electronic device includes receiving user speech from an input device. A speech signal is generated from the user speech.

Dynamically adjusting a voice recognition system

A system for dynamically adjusting a voice recognition system is provided herein. The system employs a methodology for determining a display associated with a disambiguation window, with the determination employing a detection system scoring to display disambiguation based on the vocal clarity of the speaker and other environmental factors that may affect detection..

Utilization of location and environment to improve recognition

A portable terminal has a network interface that receives a set of instructions having a sequence of at least one location and audio properties associated with the at least one location from a server. An audio circuit receives audio signals picked up by a microphone and processes the audio signals in a manner defined by the audio properties associated with the at least one location.
Vocollect, Inc.

Voice dialogue system and voice dialogue method

A voice dialogue system includes a dialogue scenario storage storing a plurality of dialogue scenarios and a dialogue text generator generating a dialogue text for responding to a user utterance based on a result of voice recognition. The dialogue scenario is a single set of three contents: a content of a first system utterance, a content of an expected user utterance, and a content of a second system utterance for responding to the expected user utterance.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Technologies for improved keyword spotting

Technologies for improved keyword spotting are disclosed. A compute device may capture speech data from a user of the compute device, and perform automatic speech recognition on the captured speech data.
Intel Corporation

System and personalization of acoustic models for automatic speech recognition

Disclosed herein are methods, systems, and computer-readable storage media for automatic speech recognition. The method includes selecting a speaker independent model, and selecting a quantity of speaker dependent models, the quantity of speaker dependent models being based on available computing resources, the selected models including the speaker independent model and the quantity of speaker dependent models.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

System and speech personalization by need

Disclosed herein are systems, computer-implemented methods, and tangible computer-readable storage media for speaker recognition personalization. The method recognizes speech received from a speaker interacting with a speech interface using a set of allocated resources, the set of allocated resources including bandwidth, processor time, memory, and storage.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Information display system

An information display system includes: a tag including a signal receiving unit, an image-memory-type display medium that displays a display image on the basis of an image display signal, and a storage unit including a first storage region in which identification information and the image display signal are stored and a second storage region in which recording information indicating a storage state of the image display signal in the first storage region is stored; and a reader/writer including a contact electrode unit that comes into contact with the signal receiving unit, an information recognition unit that reads the identification information and the recording information, a memory that stores image display information corresponding to the identification information and identification information, and a writing unit that transmits an image display signal based on the image display information and a write signal for changing the recording information to indicate that the image display signal has been stored through the contact electrode unit.. .
Fujifilm Corporation

Information display system

An information display system includes: a tag including a signal receiving unit, a data code, and an image-memory-type display medium that displays a display image on the basis of an image display signal; and a reader/writer including a contact electrode unit that comes into contact with the signal receiving unit, an information recognition unit that recognizes the data code and the display image of the image-memory-type display medium, a memory that stores image display information corresponding to information included in the data code and information of a data code, and a writing unit that transmits an image display signal based on the image display information through the contact electrode unit. The information recognition unit reads the data code to obtain the information included in the data code and compares the information included in the read data code with the information of the data code stored in the memory.
Fujifilm Corporation

System and method to place subjective messages on a vehicle

A system to exhibit subjective messages on a vehicle including a memory, controller, transceiver, external display, camera, image recognition module, and technology platform. The memory is configured to comprise modules of executable instructions.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Analytic identity measures for physical access control methods

A personal electronic device enables access to and occupancy of a secure space by providing measures of behaviors, personal attributes, history of transactions and movements that are used to validate continuous authentication and authorization of the device's possessor. This addresses the vulnerability of a misplaced, lost, or stolen electronic credential.

Sound recognition

Methods, systems, and apparatus for monitoring a sound are described. An audio signal is obtained and the audio signal is analyzed to generate an audio signature.
Ebay Inc.

Place recognition algorithm

A system for place recognition is described herein. The system for place recognition comprises a plurality of sensors, a memory, and a processor.
Intel Corporation

Glass coating recognition system and/or method

Certain example embodiments relate to detecting and recognizing coatings on articles. A captured image and/or video of an article includes source light reflections associated with each major surface of that article.
Guardian Steklo Services Llc

Healthcare object recognition systems and methods

Healthcare object (hco) discriminator systems and methods are presented. Systems can obtain a digital representation of a scene via a sensor interface.
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Artificial neural networks for human activity recognition

Human activities are classified based on activity-related data and an activity-classification model trained using a classification-equalized training data set. A classification signal is generated based on the classifications.
Stmicroelectronics S.r.l.

Training image-recognition systems based on search queries on online social networks

In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a plurality of search queries comprising n-grams; identifying a subset of the plurality of search queries as being queries for visual-media items based on one or more n-grams of the search query being associated with visual-media content; calculating, for each of the n-grams of the search queries of the subset, a popularity-score based on a count of the search queries in the subset that include the n-gram; determining popular n-grams, wherein each of the popular n-grams is an n-gram of the search queries of the subset of search queries having a popularity-score greater than a threshold popularity-score; and selecting one or more of the popular n-grams for training a visual-concept recognition system, wherein each of the popular n-grams is selected based on whether it is associated with a visual concept.. .
Facebook, Inc.

Training image-recognition systems using a joint embedding model on online social networks

In one embodiment, a method includes identifying a shared visual concept in visual-media items based on shared visual features in images of the visual-media items; extracting, for each of the visual-media items, n-grams from communications associated with the visual-media item; generating, in a d-dimensional space, an embedding for each of the visual-media items at a location based on the visual concepts included in the visual-media item; generating, in the d-dimensional space, an embedding for each of the extracted n-grams at a location based on a frequency of occurrence of the n-gram in the communications associated with the visual-media items; and associating, with the shared visual concept, the extracted n-grams that have embeddings within a threshold area of the embeddings for the identified visual-media items.. .
Facebook, Inc.

Method for line and word segmentation for handwritten text images

A method for segmenting an image containing handwritten text into line segments and word segments. The image is horizontally down sampled at a first ratio.
Konica Minolta Laboratory U.s.a., Inc.

Object recognition device and object recognition method

The object recognition device includes an imaging unit that captures images of a predetermined monitoring area to acquire a three-dimensional image and a two-dimensional image, an object extraction unit that extracts an area having pixels whose pixel values are within a predetermined range from the three-dimensional image acquired by the imaging unit, an image searching unit that searches the two-dimensional image, acquired by the imaging unit, for a reference image registered in advance according to the type of an object, and a determination unit that determines the type of the object depending on whether or not the reference image searched for by the image searching unit exists in the area extracted by the object extraction unit.. .
Fanuc Corporation

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and non-transitory storage medium

The present invention provides an image processing apparatus (10) including a display image generation unit (11) that generates a display image, a display unit (12) that displays the display image so as to be superimposed on a user's field of vision, an imaging unit (13) that generates a captured image so as to include the user's field of vision, and a recognition unit (14) that analyzes the captured image, and specifies an identification code included in the captured image. The display image generation unit (11) generates the display image having emphasis information displayed at a position corresponding to the specified identification code in the user's field of vision..
Nec Corporation

Information delivery system based on packing box image recognition

The present invention discloses an information delivery system based on packing box image recognition. The system comprises: a packing box body, wherein a display layer is arranged on a surface of the packing box body, a pixel density of the display layer is different from that of an adjacent region of the display layer, and the display layer is formed by a plurality of regularly arranged pixel particles; a hand-held mobile terminal, used for scanning the display layer to acquire image information, uploading the image information after decoding to a cloud server to acquire, push information, and displaying the information to consumers through a display module; and a cloud server, used for receiving decoded information after the image information is decoded and outputting the push information to the hand-held mobile terminal, so that a code scanning module of the hand-held mobile terminal is easier to automatically focus a code layer to fetch the image information by adjusting a pixel difference between the display layer and surrounding panels thereof on the packing box, and that commodity information is pushed without affecting the aesthetics of the packing box by using pixel particles arranged by specific rules to encode images of the display layer..
Hangzhou Yonghua Printing & Packing Co.,ltd.

Face recognition and apparatus

The present disclosure relates to the field of biological recognition and provides a face recognition method and device and apparatus. The face recognition method includes: recording a face video image and dynamically tracking an eye in the face video image; detecting a blink frequency of the eye during dynamic tracking of the eye; judging whether the blinking frequency is within a preset frequency range; if the blink frequency is within the preset frequency range, determining that the face is a living face; if the blink frequency is not within the preset frequency range, determining that the face is a fake face.
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

Image recognition method and image recognition apparatus

An image recognition apparatus is provided which comprises a first extracting means for extracting, from every registration image previously registered, a set of registration partial images of a predetermined size, and a second extracting means for extracting, from an input new image, a set of new partial images of a predetermined size. The apparatus further comprises a discriminating means for discriminating an attribute of the new partial image based on a rule formed by dividing the set of the registration partial images extracted by the first extracting means, and a collecting means for deriving a final recognition result of the new image by collecting discrimination results by the discriminating means at the time when the new partial images as elements of the set of the new partial images are input..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Method of translating speech signal and electronic device employing the same

A method of translating a first language-based speech signal into a second language is provided. The method includes receiving the first language-based speech signal, converting the first language-based speech signal into a first language-based text including non-verbal information, by performing voice recognition on the first language-based speech signal, and translating the first language-based text into the second language, based on the non-verbal information..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Discriminating ambiguous expressions to enhance user experience

Methods and systems are provided for discriminating ambiguous expressions to enhance user experience. For example, a natural language expression may be received by a speech recognition component.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Recognizing unseen fonts based on visual similarity

Font recognition and similarity determination techniques and systems are described. For example, a computing device receives an image including a font and extracts font features corresponding to the font.
Adobe Systems Incorporated

System and use of pattern recognition in assessing or monitoring vehicle status or operator driving behavior

A system and method which uses pattern recognition in assessing or monitoring a vehicle status and/or an operator's driving behavior. A vehicle, for use by an operator or driver, can be equipped with a data collection and assessment system.
Scope Technologies Holdings Limited

Operation recognition method and apparatus

An operation recognition method includes obtaining a data sequence including n pieces of data reflecting a movement of a mobile terminal, performing high-pass filtering on the data sequence to obtain n pieces of filtered data, and generating a current shake recognition result indicating that a shake operation occurs on the mobile terminal when one of the n pieces of filtered data exceeds a preset threshold.. .
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Motion-assisted visual language for human computer interfaces

Embodiments of the invention recognize human visual gestures, as captured by image and video sensors, to develop a visual language for a variety of human computer interfaces. One embodiment of the invention provides a computer-implement method for recognizing a visual gesture portrayed by a part of human body such as a human hand, face or body.
Fastvdo Llc

3d hand gesture image recognition method and system thereof

A 3d hand gesture recognition system includes a light field capturing unit, a calculation unit and an output unit. The light field capturing unit is provided to capture a hand gesture action to obtain a 3d hand gesture image.
National Kaohsiung University Of Applied Sciences

Management system and management method

A management system (component mounting system) which manages component information from an identification code which is attached to a component reel which houses electronic components (components) includes a recognizer (batch recognition reader, code reader) which scans the identification code and recognizes a code which is recorded in the identification code, information decoders which decode at least any one of item name information, order information, serial number, number of components, and vendor information from the recognized code, and a storage unit (recognition storage unit, terminal storage unit, and main storage unit) which stores each item of decoded information. In a case in which each item of information is divided into a plurality of identification codes and recorded on the component reel, each item of the information which is decoded from all of the identification codes is associated with the identification code thereof and stored in the storage unit..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Function enhancement device, attaching/detaching structure for function enhancement device, and function enhancement system

According to the technique, provided is a function enhancement device 3 detachably interposed between an imaging device 1 configured to image a subject and acquire image data, and an interface device 2 configured to perform data communication with an external device so as to enhance a function of the imaging device 1. The function of the imaging device 1 to be enhanced is selectable from at least one of an image processing function of processing the image data, an operation environment retaining function of retaining an operation environment of the imaging device 1, a transmission method changing function of changing a transmission method of image data, and a subject recognition function of recognizing a subject from image data..

Method and device for knock recognition of an internal combustion engine

A method and a device are provided for knock recognition of an internal combustion engine, which device fourier-transforms, weights in frequency-dependent fashion, and sums a signal of a knock sensor in order to produce a first knock signal. Here, from a multiplicity of first knock signals, a concentration point of the multiplicity of the first knock signals is determined, and a first offset value is subtracted from the first knock signal in order to form a second knock signal, the first offset value being ascertained from the concentration point of the multiplicity of the first knock signals, and a second knock signal that has a value below zero being set to the value zero.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Method for analysing nuclease hypersensitive sites

The present invention provides a method for analysing nuclease hypersensitive sites which method comprises: i) cleaving a nucleic acid sample comprising chromatin at multiple nuclease hypersensitive sites with a first sequence specific restriction enzyme to introduces a staggered cut and leave a single chain 3′ or 5′ overhang in a double stranded dna; ii) optionally isolating substantially free dna from the digested nucleic acid sample or removing the protein and rna components from the digested nucleic acid sample to leave substantially free dna; iii) ligating an adapter oligonucleotide onto the overhang produced by the first sequence specific restriction enzyme in aqueous solution, which adaptor oligonucleotide contains a single stranded region which is complementary to the overhang produced by the first sequence specific restriction enzyme, and which adaptor oligonucleotide contains a recognition site (e.g. Target dna sequence) for a second restriction enzyme; iv) treating the ligated dna sequence with a second restriction enzyme wherein said second restriction enzyme is specific to said recognition site introduced within said adaptor oligonucleotide, wherein said second restriction enzyme cuts at a position at a defined number of bases distal to said recognition site and introduces a staggered cut, leaving a single chain 3′ or 5′ overhang in the double stranded dna; v) optionally amplifying the dna fragments; vi) analysing the dna fragments formed in iv) or v) from a plurality of sequences (such as a plurality of genes) wherein at least steps iii) and iv) of the method are conducted in an aqueous medium..
Hypergenomics Pte. Limited

Target-lane relationship recognition apparatus

A target-lane relationship recognition apparatus mounted on a vehicle includes a sensor that detects a situation around the vehicle, a memory device in which a map data indicating a boundary position of a lane on a map is stored, and a processing device. The processing device is configured to: (a) acquire, based on the sensor detection result, target information regarding a moving target and a stationary target around the vehicle; (b) acquire, based on the map data and position-orientation of the vehicle, lane geometry information indicating a lane geometry around the vehicle; (c) adjust the lane geometry to generate an adjusted lane geometry satisfying a condition that the moving target is located within a lane and the stationary target is located outside of any lane; and (d) generate target-lane relationship information indicating a positional relationship between the moving target and the adjusted lane geometry..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Collision avoidance assistance device

A collision avoidance assistance device includes: a target detection unit for detecting a target; a process execution unit for executing a collision avoidance assistance process in the case where it is determined that the target satisfies an execution condition; an image recognition unit for recognizing a target in an image; a position p acquisition unit for acquiring a position p, in a vertical direction, of the target; a size rs estimation unit for estimating an actual size rs of the target; and an execution condition setting unit for setting the execution condition to be stricter in the case where the following conditions j1 and j2 are satisfied or the following conditions j3 and j4 are satisfied than in other cases: (condition j1) in the image, the position p is below a range α; (condition j2) the size rs is smaller than a range β; (condition j3) in the image, the position p is above the range α; and (condition j4) the size rs is larger than the range β.. .
Denso Corporation

Vehicular visual recognition device and vehicular visual recognition image display method

A vehicular visual recognition device, including: an imaging section that, from outside a vehicle, captures plural vehicle exterior capture images in which portions of the images overlap with each other; and a controller that effects control such that an image of a vehicle body portion of a vehicle cabin image set to a predetermined transmissive state overlaps with at least part of an overlapping portion of the plural vehicle exterior capture images, and such that the plural vehicle exterior capture images and the vehicle cabin image are combined and displayed at a display section.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Tokai-rika-denki-seisakusho

Specialized trap for ground truthing an insect recognition system

Systems and methods can be provided to monitor insects (e.g., mosquitoes) in the field and gather data to ground truth one or more sensors or machine learning classification algorithms for classifying insects. A trap with various sensor capabilities can capture various insects and data pertaining to the captured insects.
Verily Life Sciences Llc

Audio signal emulation method and apparatus

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide techniques and configurations for an apparatus for audio signal emulation, based on a vibration signal generated in response to a user's voice. In some embodiments, the apparatus may include at least one sensor disposed on the apparatus to generate a sensor signal indicative of vibration induced by a user's voice in a portion of a user's head.
Intel Corporation

Image stabilization techniques for video surveillance systems

A behavioral recognition system may include both a computer vision engine and a machine learning engine configured to observe and learn patterns of behavior in video data. Certain embodiments may provide image stabilization of a video stream obtained from a camera.
Omni Ai, Inc.

Image capturing method and monitoring apparatus with supplemental lighting modulation

An image capturing method with supplemental lighting modulation is applied to a monitoring apparatus having a lighting unit and an image detecting unit. The image capturing method includes dividing a working period of the lighting unit into at least one first sub-period and at least one second sub-period, driving the lighting unit to respectively output supplemental light with different intensity during the first sub-period and the second sub-period, driving the image detecting unit to respectively capture a set of monitoring images with a predetermined amount during the first sub-period and the second sub-period, comparing the monitoring image captured in the first sub-period with ones captured in the second sub-period, analyzing definition of the set of monitoring images, and selecting a corresponding monitoring image having the definition greater than a threshold to execute image recognition..
Vivotek Inc.

Speaker-dependent voice-activated camera system

A voice-activated camera system for a computing device. The voice-activated camera system includes a processor, a camera module, a speech recognition module and a microphone for accepting user voice input.

Methods and systems for automatically generating a name for an electronic document

A system of automatically naming an electronic document may include a scanning device. The system may receive a physical document that is to be converted into an electronic document, perform optical character recognition on at least a portion of the physical document to identify one or more terms that are present in the physical document, and store the identified terms in the data store associated with the scanning device.
Xerox Corporation

Image forming apparatus performing wireless communication and setting and starting a job thereof

An image forming apparatus including a wireless communication circuitry configured to make a wireless communication with a portable information processing device including a display unit; and a computer and a memory storing a program causing the computer to execute: a recognition step recognizing a portable information processing device that is within a communicable range through communication via the wireless communication circuitry; a job setting step receiving a job setting, and a job control step receiving a start instruction and executing a job in response to the start instruction, wherein the wireless communication circuitry comprises a near field communication means; after the wireless communication is established, the job setting step receives the job setting, which is made in the portable information processing device, and the job control step receives print data as the start instruction of the job, and the job control step starts a print job after the reception of the print data.. .
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Conditional delivery of content over a communication network including social sharing and video conference applications using facial recognition

A system and method are provided for conditional delivery of electronic content such as images or video stream content over a communication network. In some embodiments, a condition for receiving such content is determined, for example a verification of a biometric fact as a face recognition or a finger print.
Fyfo Llc

Reliable transfer of numerous geographically distributed large files to a centralized store

Techniques to manage the transfer of a large number of large files, such as image files, to a centralized location in a reliable fashion, sufficient to enable an object recognition based horticultural feedback loop are disclosed. An image capture device is generally assigned to each plant, where images of each plant are captured frequently and periodically.
Iunu, Llc

Apparatus for personal voice assistant, location services, multi-media capture, transmission, speech to text conversion, photo/video image/object recognition, creation of searchable metatag(s)/ contextual tag(s), storage and search retrieval

This invention relates to a network interface device. A first capture device interfaces with a first external information source to capture first external information.
Myport Technologies, Inc.

Suitability score based on attribute scores

A plurality of attribute scores are calculated for data including audio based on a plurality of acoustic attributes. Each of the attribute scores relate to a detection of one of the acoustic attributes in the data including audio.
Longsand Limited

Distributed environmental microphones to minimize noise during speech recognition

A device, system, and method whereby a speech-driven system used in an industrial environment distinguishes speech obtained from users of the system from other background sounds. In one aspect, the present system and method provides for a first audio stream from a user microphone collocated with a source of human speech (that is, a user) and a second audio stream from a environmental microphone which is proximate to the source of human speech but more remote than the user microphone.
Vocollect, Inc.

Information providing system, information providing method, and computer-readable recording medium

An information providing system (1) has a sound receiver (22) that receives a guidance voice and generates a sound signal (sg); a text identifier (114) that identifies, from among registered texts representing contents of utterances of different guidance voices, a registered text that is similar to an uttered text (l) that represents a content of an utterance of one of the guidance voices (v), the uttered text having been obtained by analyzing the sound signal (sg) by use of speech recognition, and a sound outputter (26) that transmits distribution information (d) that indicates the registered text identified by the text identifier (114) to a terminal device capable of presenting to a user (u) guidance information (g) corresponding to the distribution information (d) from among pieces of guidance information (g) that correspond to the respective guidance voices.. .
Yamaha Corporation

Channel-compensated low-level features for speaker recognition

A system for generating channel-compensated features of a speech signal includes a channel noise simulator that degrades the speech signal, a feed forward convolutional neural network (cnn) that generates channel-compensated features of the degraded speech signal, and a loss function that computes a difference between the channel-compensated features and handcrafted features for the same raw speech signal. Each loss result may be used to update connection weights of the cnn until a predetermined threshold loss is satisfied, and the cnn may be used as a front-end for a deep neural network (dnn) for speaker recognition/verification.
Pindrop Security, Inc.

Dimensionality reduction of baum-welch statistics for speaker recognition

In a speaker recognition apparatus, audio features are extracted from a received recognition speech signal, and first order gaussian mixture model (gmm) statistics are generated therefrom based on a universal background model that includes a plurality of speaker models. The first order gmm statistics are normalized with regard to a duration of the received speech signal.
Pindrop Security, Inc.

Speaker recognition in the call center

Utterances of at least two speakers in a speech signal may be distinguished and the associated speaker identified by use of diarization together with automatic speech recognition of identifying words and phrases commonly in the speech signal. The diarization process clusters turns of the conversation while recognized special form phrases and entity names identify the speakers.
Pindrop Security, Inc.

Speech recognition method and speech recognition apparatus

A speech recognition method in a system is provided that controls one or more devices by using speech recognition. The method includes obtaining speech information representing speech spoken by a user, and determining whether the speech is spoken to the one or more devices.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

Networked audible and visual alarm light system and method with voice command control and base station having alarm for smoke, carbon monoxide and gas

A networked visual and audible alarm light system and method with voice command control and base station having alarm for smoke, carbon monoxide, and gas provides illuminating leds, audible alerts, a base control, and a voice command control. The system detects and alerts to smoke, carbon monoxide, and gas.

Syntactic re-ranking of potential transcriptions during automatic speech recognition

A system and method for syntactic re-ranking of possible transcriptions generated by automatic speech recognition are disclosed. A computer system accesses acoustic data for a recorded spoken language and generates a plurality of potential transcriptions for the acoustic data.
Intel Corporation

Centered, left- and right-shifted deep neural networks and their combinations

Deep neural networks (dnn) are time shifted relative to one another and trained. The time-shifted networks may then be combined to improve recognition accuracy.
Apptek, Inc.

Detecting customers with low speech recognition accuracy by investigating consistency of conversation in call-center

Methods and a system are provided for estimating automatic speech recognition (asr) accuracy. A method includes obtaining transcriptions of utterances in a conversation over two channels.
International Business Machines Corporation

Text to braille converter

A text-to-braille service is disclosed herein that includes an imaging module. The imaging module includes multiple cameras arranged to image part of a page of text.

System and neuromuscular rehabilitation comprising predicting aggregated motions

The present invention relates to a system (100, 200) for neuromuscular rehabilitation of a patient (102, 202) having an affected limb (104, 204) comprising: a feedback member arranged to give real-time visual feedback; a plurality of electrodes (110, 210) arranged to acquire an electric signal corresponding to an intent to move said affected limb (104, 204); a control unit (108, 208) configured to: perform pattern recognition of said electric signals, wherein at least one feature in said electric signal is used to predict motion intent of said affected limb (104, 204) adjacent to at least one joint, such aggregated motions of said affected limb (104, 204) are predicted; based on output signals from said performed pattern recognition, control said feedback member to perform actions corresponding to said motions, whereby said actions of said feedback member are individually and simultaneously controlled by said patient (102, 202) via said intended motions.. .
Integrum Ab

Method for camera-based tolling

Methods for tolling locations of a vehicle having a license plate number are performed by means of a tolling system. The tolling system has a camera at each location to be tolled, a server, a user terminal, linked by a network, and a database the method includes: generating one or more tolling records, each including a picture of the vehicle taken by one of the cameras, the location of the camera, and a license plate number read by optical character recognition from the picture, and storing the tolling records in the database; sending a confirmation request to the user terminal including the read license plate number and location information dependent on the locations in the tolling records; and receiving a response from the user terminal and, if the response confirms the request, deleting the pictures from the tolling records in the database.
Kapsch Trafficcom Ag

Hi-fidelity computer object recognition based horticultural feedback loop

Infrastructure and methods to implement a feedback loop for a horticultural operation are disclosed. Image capture devices are deployed on a per plant or near per plant basis, and upload images to image analysis server.
Iunu, Llc

Plant provenance and data products from computer object recognition driven tracking

This disclosure sets forth systems and techniques that trace plant provenance and determine a likelihood of plant spoilage within a plant growth operation. Particularly, a plant health monitoring system may monitor and record plant growth data of one or more individual plants during a plant life cycle from germination through to harvest.
Iunu, Llc

Travel assistance device, travel assistance server, and travel assistance system

An uttered speech of a user is acquired and recognized, and the recognition result is output. Evaluation information is generated from the recognition result.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Vehicle settlement system and method

Disclosed herein are a vehicle settlement system and method, and more particularly, a vehicle settlement system and method that utilize object recognition information as settlement authentication information. The vehicle settlement system according to an embodiment includes a vehicle control system, a financial settlement server, and a store system.
Hyundai Motor Company

Image recognition-based payment requests

The present disclosure involves systems, software, and computer implemented methods for sending payment requests to one or more persons or entities based on images in which the persons or entities appear. In one example, the process may include identifying an image associated with a payment request, the identified image containing at least one recipient associated with the payment request, and wherein the payment request includes a value, analyzing the identified image to identify the at least one potential recipient of the payment request, identifying contact information associated with the at least one identified recipient of the payment request, and sending the payment request to the at least one identified recipient of the payment request via a destination associated with the identified contact information..
The Toronto-dominion Bank

Verification of optical character recognition results

A method of verifying optical character recognition (ocr) results may involve: performing ocr on one or more initial images of a document and displaying initial ocr results of the document to a user; receiving a feedback from the user regarding an error location in the initial ocr results, the error location being a location of a misspelled character sequence; receiving an additional image of the document, which corresponds to the error location, and performing ocr of the additional image to produce additional ocr results; identifying a cluster of character sequences, which correspond to the error location, using the initial ocr results and the additional ocr results; identifying an order of character sequences in the cluster of character sequences based on their respective probability values; and displaying to the user modified optical character recognition results, which contain in the error location a corrected character sequence, but otherwise are identical to the initial optical character recognition results, wherein the corrected character sequence is a character sequence, which has the highest probability value among the character sequences of the cluster, while being different from the misspelled character sequence.. .
Abbyy Development Llc

Efficiently building nutrition intake history from images of receipts

This invention provides an efficient and feasible method, system and computer program for retrieving total nutrition facts from purchase transaction information including receipt images and other complementary data. The said facts are used to build up the nutrition intake history, provide nutrition intake reports and customized nutrition suggestions based on the users' personal health related information and nutrition intake data.
Whatubuy Llc

Traffic direction gesture recognition

Traffic direction gesture recognition may be implemented for a vehicle in response to traffic diversion signals in the vehicles vicinity. Sensors implemented as part of a vehicle may collect data about pedestrians and other obstacles in the vicinity of the vehicle or along the vehicle's route of travel.
Apple Inc.

Apparatus and gait recognition

Described herein is an apparatus and method for gait recognition. The apparatus includes circuitry that is configured to receive a gait sequence including a predetermined number of image frames of a subject.
King Fahd University Of Petroleum And Minerals

Time-in-store estimation using facial recognition

A method of monitoring the amount of time spent in a specified area by an individual comprises employing a first camera to automatically create one or more entrance images, each entrance image containing a face of an entering individual that passes a first location, and storing each entrance image in a database along with a corresponding entrance time that the entering individual passed the entrance location. An exit image is compared to the entrance images in the database to identify a matching entrance image containing the same face as the exit image.
Verint Systems Ltd.

Image classification and information retrieval over wireless digital networks and the internet

A method and system for matching an unknown facial image of an individual with an image of a celebrity using facial recognition techniques and human perception is disclosed herein. The invention provides a internet hosted system to find, compare, contrast and identify similar characteristics among two or more individuals using a digital camera, cellular telephone camera, wireless device for the purpose of returning information regarding similar faces to the user the system features classification of unknown facial images from a variety of internet accessible sources, including mobile phones, wireless camera-enabled devices, images obtained from digital cameras or scanners that are uploaded from pcs, third-party applications and databases.
Avigilon Patent Holding 1 Corporation

Low-cost face recognition using gaussian receptive field features

Methods and systems may provide for facial recognition of at least one input image utilizing hierarchical feature learning and pair-wise classification. Receptive field theory may be used on the input image to generate a pre-processed multi-channel image.
Intel Corporation

Information processing apparatus, object recognition apparatus, controlling information processing apparatus, and storage medium

An information processing apparatus comprises an image generation unit configured to generate, based on a first image in which a transparent object having transparency is captured and a second image in which a target object is captured, a reproduced image in which the target object which is at least partially covered by the transparent object is reproduced; and a creation unit configured to create, based on the reproduced image, a model for recognizing the target object which is at least partially covered by the transparent object.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Methods and systems for biometric identification of dairy animals using vein pattern recognition

A method for identifying a dairy animal, the method comprising the steps of: providing an identification system comprising an imaging device and a database of stored vein patterns; obtaining at least one image of at least a portion of an udder of the dairy animal; extracting a vein pattern from the at least one image; comparing the extracted vein pattern to the database of stored vein patterns; and identifying, based on said comparison, the dairy animal in the database of stored vein patterns.. .
Src, Inc.

Method and system for product recognition

A method of product recognition, comprising decomposing a product image of into a set of frequency components; performing a frequency analysis for each frequency component in the set of frequency components; detecting a plurality of edge pixels of the image based on the frequency analysis; selecting a set of interested pixels in the region of each of the plurality of edge pixels; creating a quantized product image; and creating a normalized histogram of the quantized image using the sets of interested pixels selected for each of the plurality of edge pixels, wherein product recognition is based on similarities between the normalized histogram of the quantized image and images of similar products in a database of products.. .
Channelsight Limited

Actively adapted knowledge base, content calibration, and content recognition

Systems for automatic document generation automatic content recognition may comprise a storage medium and a processor coupled to the storage medium. The processor may generate and/or process a document template and receive client data.
Kim Technologies Limited

Vehicle and operation system for transport vehicle for mine

A vehicle that enables information on climb-over/touch on an obstacle to be utilized in lengthening the lives of tires and a vehicle body and maintenance such as replacement/repair is provided. The vehicle includes: a vehicle body 1a running on tires; an environmental recognition device 2 detecting any obstacle ahead of the vehicle body 1a; a touch determination section 4 determining touch on a tire; and a storage section 4a recording information on an obstacle touched/climbed over.
Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd.

Real-time analysis of events for microphone delivery

A computer-implemented method includes identifying one or more recognition signals from a live video stream of an assembly of people, wherein each recognition signal indicates a request by one or more members of the assembly of people to speak and is identified based, at least in part, on a cognitive system. The computer-implemented method further includes entering each of the one or more members into a recognition queue based on a priority level assigned to each of the one or more members.
International Business Machines Corporation

Navigation based on vehicle dimensions

A system for vehicle navigation may include a recognition circuit and a navigation circuit. The recognition circuit may determine a vehicle type based on received vehicle data.
Intel Ip Corporation

Non-visual precision spatial awareness device.

This invention described a spatial recognition device (srd) based on a mounted high precision measurement sensor that enables the user to detect and navigate around objects and obstacles like traditional white cane would, but without contact, and also allow the user to identify the location and shape of objects to enable identifying such obstacles and objects. The device can also provide route guidance through a gps and collision avoidance through onboard and/or cloud based or hybrid computational systems, accelerometers and other sensors.

Virtual push-to-talk button

A method and apparatus for providing a virtual push-to-talk (ptt) button is provided herein. During operation, an augmented reality and object recognition circuitry will detect user's fingers and a free surface near the fingers by analyzing image captured by camera.
Motorola Solutions, Inc

Timeslot management method, a related network terminator, a related line terminator and an upstream signal frame structure for a time division multiple access system

A time slot management method for use in a time division multiple access system that couples a line terminator via a tree-like network to a plurality of network terminations is provided. At least one grant is transmitted by the line terminator towards a network terminator in order to allocate at least one adjacent subsequent corresponding upstream time-slot to the network terminator.
Alcatel Lucent

Secure nonscheduled video visitation system

Described are methods and systems in which the censorship and supervision tasks normally performed by secured facility personnel are augmented or automated entirely by a secure nonscheduled video visitation system. In embodiments, the secure nonscheduled video visitation system performs voice biometrics, speech recognition, non-verbal audio classification, fingerprint and other biometric authentication, image object classification, facial recognition, body joint location determination analysis, and/or optical character recognition on the video visitation data.
Global Tel*link Corporation

Vehicular visual recognition device

There is provided a vehicular visual recognition device including: an imaging section that images vehicle surroundings through a region that a wiper blade passes through; a display section that displays an imaging result of the imaging section; a detection section that detects a position of the wiper blade; and a controller that performs display control to display an image of vehicle surroundings captured by the imaging section and, at a timing at which the wiper blade passes through the imaging section, to hold an imaging result of prior to the wiper blade passing the imaging section for display on the display section.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Tokai-rika-denki-seisakusho

Automatic pattern recognition in conversations

The disclosure is directed to automatically determining conversation patterns that distinguish a first set of participants from a second set of participants. For example, a first set of participants can be top-performing representatives and the second set of participants can be low-performing representatives.
Affectlayer, Inc.

Speech recognition and system for determining the status of an answered telephone during the course of an outbound telephone call

A system for determining the status of an answered telephone during the course of an outbound telephone call includes an automated telephone calling device for placing a telephone call to a location having a telephone number at which a target person is listed, upon the telephone call being answered, initiating a prerecorded greeting which asks for the target person and receiving a spoken response from an answering person and a speech recognition device for performing a speech recognition analysis on the spoken response to determine a status of the spoken response. If the speech recognition device determines that the answering person is the target person, the speech recognition device initiates a speech recognition application with the target person..
Eliza Corporation

Smart phone with a text recognition module

A portable device can transmit information through one of a mobile phone network and an internet, wherein the portable device includes a text-based communication module to allow a user may synchronously transmit or receive data through a local area network, wherein the data is text, audio, video or the combination thereof. The text-based communication module of the portable device includes a text-to-speech recognition module used to convert a text data for outputting the text data by vocal, and a read determination module for determining read target terminals and unread target terminals when a user of the portable phone device activates the read determination module..

Display panel and display device

This application provides a display panel and a display device. The display panel includes an array substrate, an encapsulation layer and a fingerprint recognition module.
Shanghai Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.

Semiconductor device and memory controller receiving differential signal

A semiconductor device receiving a differential data strobe signal and a method of operating the same are provided. The semiconductor device includes a differential signal phase detector receiving a differential signal including a first signal and a second signal, detecting a phase of the differential signal, and generating a mode control signal; and a receiver receiving the differential signal and a reference voltage and performing a processing operation using the differential signal in a differential mode or using the first signal and the reference voltage in a single mode according to the mode control signal.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Speech recognition

An optical microphone arrangement comprises: an array of optical microphones (4) on a substrate (8), each of said optical microphones (4) providing a signal indicative of displacement of a respective membrane (24) as a result of an incoming audible sound; at first processor (12) arranged to receive said signals from said optical microphones (4) and to perform a first processing step on said signals to produce a first output; and a second processor (14) arranged to receive at least one of said signals or said first output; wherein at least said second processor (14) determines presence of at least one element of human speech from said audible sound.. .
Sintef Tto As

Method for microphone selection and multi-talker segmentation with ambient automated speech recognition (asr)

Disclosed methods and systems are directed to determining a best microphone pair and segmenting sound signals. The methods and systems may include receiving a collection of sound signals comprising speech from one or more audio sources (e.g., meeting participants) and/or background noise.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Voice recognition device, voice recognition method, and voice recognition program

A voice recognition device includes a memory and a processor. The processor is configured to store in the memory, digital voice data corresponding to a voice signal input from a voice input unit, recognize a spoken voice utterance from the voice data after a voice input start instruction is received, determine whether to correct the recognition result of the spoken voice utterance based on a time interval from a time when the voice input start instruction is received to a time when the voice signal is input via the voice input unit, and correct the recognition result of the voice utterance based on the time interval..
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

End-to-end speaker recognition using deep neural network

The present invention is directed to a deep neural network (dnn) having a triplet network architecture, which is suitable to perform speaker recognition. In particular, the dnn includes three feed-forward neural networks, which are trained according to a batch process utilizing a cohort set of negative training samples.
Pindrop Security, Inc.

Speech recognition system and method

A speech recognition method capable of automatic generation of phones according to the present invention includes: unsupervisedly learning a feature vector of speech data; generating a phone set by clustering acoustic features selected based on an unsupervised learning result; allocating a sequence of phones to the speech data on the basis of the generated phone set; and generating an acoustic model on the basis of the sequence of phones and the speech data to which the sequence of phones is allocated.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Voice recognition device and voice recognition method

A voice recognition device extracts, from a first voice signal of a user, a first string of phonemes included in the first voice signal, extracts, from a second voice signal of the user, a second string of phonemes included in the second voice signal, extracts a string of common phonemes from the first string and the second string, calculates, for each of a plurality of registered keywords, a degree of similarity between a string of phonemes corresponding to the keyword and the string of common phonemes, and selects, among the plurality of keywords, a prescribed number of keywords based on the degree of similarity for each keyword.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Remote speech recognition at a vehicle

A system and method of using remote speech recognition at a vehicle includes: receiving speech at the vehicle from a vehicle occupant; determining a wireless quality of service between the vehicle and a speech processing remote facility; transmitting the received speech to the remote speech processing facility when the wireless quality of service is above a threshold; and processing the received speech at the vehicle when the wireless quality of service is below the threshold.. .
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Technologies for end-of-sentence detection using syntactic coherence

Technologies for detecting an end of a sentence in automatic speech recognition are disclosed. An automatic speech recognition device may acquire speech data, and identify phonemes and words of the speech data.
Intel Corporation

Correction system, correction, and computer program product

A correction system of the embodiment includes an interface system, a calculator, a generator, and a display controller. The interface system receives correction information for correcting a voice recognition result.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Food recognition using visual analysis and speech recognition

A method and system for analyzing at least one food item on a food plate is disclosed. A plurality of images of the food plate is received by an image capturing device.
Sri International

Pedestrian recognition apparatus and method

The present invention relates to a pedestrian recognition apparatus. A pedestrian recognition apparatus may comprises: an image receiving unit configured to sequentially receive a plurality of images from a camera; and a pedestrian determination unit configured to perform a pedestrian candidate object detection process of detecting a pedestrian candidate object from one or more objects in the images, a mobility determination process of determining whether the pedestrian candidate object is moving, using the plurality of images, and setting the pedestrian candidate object to a moving pedestrian candidate object, and a pedestrian possibility determination process of performing a predefined operation on the moving pedestrian candidate object, and setting the moving pedestrian candidate object to a pedestrian when a value calculated through the predefined operation is equal to or more than a threshold value..
Plk Technologies Co., Ltd.

Ear based contextual environment and biometric pattern recognition system and method

A method includes providing ear-based contextual environment and biometric pattern recognition using an earpiece including an earpiece housing, an intelligent control disposed within the earpiece housing, a speaker operatively connected to the intelligent control, a microphone operatively connected to the processor. The method includes sensing at least one physiological parameter of a user of the earpiece with at least one biometric sensor operatively connected to the intelligent control, sensing at least one environmental parameter with at least one environmental sensor operatively connected to the intelligent control, performing pattern recognition analysis at the intelligent control of the earpiece using the at least one environmental parameter and the at least one physiological parameter as input to identify an alert condition, and generating an audible alert to the user using the speaker when the pattern recognition analysis indicates presence of the alert condition..
Bragi Gmbh

Visually-impaired-accessible building safety system

Building safety systems, methods, and mediums are provided. A method includes receiving a voice input by the building safety system.
Siemens Industry, Inc.

Merchandise registration device and merchandise registration program

A merchandise registration device according to an embodiment includes an image capturing unit that captures an image of a merchandise item. A memory stores a merchandise recognition dictionary.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and processing point cloud data

The present application discloses a method and an apparatus for processing point cloud data. The method of an embodiment comprises: recognizing an object in a to-be-labeled point cloud frame by using an obstacle recognition algorithm, to obtain a recognition result; presenting the recognition result as an initial labeling result of the point cloud frame; and updating the labeling result in response to a correction operation by a user on the labeling result.
Beijing Baidu Netcom Science And Technology Co., Ltd.

Automated tattoo recognition techniques

In some implementations, a computer-implemented method is capable of automatically segmenting and detecting a tattoo within an image. An image may be initially obtained.
Morphotrak, Llc

Object image recognition and instant active response with enhanced application and utility

A device for detecting and marking differences between two substrates, such as images or written text. The device has an image capturing device that is in communication with image recognition software.

Method and system for automated location-dependent recognition of storm risks and exposure-based parametric risk-transfer

Proposed is a system and a method for a parametric risk transfer system based on automated location-dependent probabilistic tropical storm risk and storm impact forecast, wherein weather measuring parameters of weather events are measured by means of a plurality of delocalized distributed weather flow stations and transmitted to a central system, and wherein the measured weather measuring parameters at least comprise measuring parameters of wind speed and/or maximum wind speed within a predefined time frame. A spatial high-resolution grid comprising grid cells is generated over a geographical area of interest, and a wind field profile is dynamically generated, wherein by triggering an indexed wind field parameter of the wind field profile exceeding a predefined trigger, an output activation signal is generated based on the wind field parameter and transmitted to an associated activation device, wherein the operation of the activation device is steered by the transmitted output activation signal..
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd.

Image recognizing preventing recognition results from confusion

An image recognizing method adopted by a platform is disclosed. The method first receives multiple targets to be recognized at the platform, and inquiries a pre-established semantic tree by reference to the targets for determining if the recognition results of the multiple targets will cause confusion or not.
Viscovery (cayman) Holding Company Limited

Person centric trait specific photo match ranking engine

In a face recognition system, a face classifier is configured to receive an input image, and analyze the input image to determine at least one specific trait. A feature extractor is configured to receive a plurality of data sets based on the determined specific trait, and generate a plurality of feature sets corresponding to the plurality of data sets, wherein respective ones of the feature sets include corresponding features extracted from respective ones of the data sets.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Object recognition method, program, and optical system

An optical system according to an embodiment includes: an irradiation device including a light source configured to emit light to an object; an imaging device including an imaging element, and configured to receive reflected light from the object, and obtain an image with respect to a first wavelength and an image with respect to a second wavelength that is different from the first wavelength; and a processing circuit configured to compare the image with respect to the first wavelength and the image with respect to the second wavelength to extract and separate a fresnel reflection component and a scattering component included in the reflected light, and obtain at least one of a surface shape or a surface profile of the object based on the fresnel reflection component and the scattering component.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Method of recognizing characters, character recognition apparatus

A method of recognizing characters is disclosed, which includes displaying, on a screen on which a handwriting input can be accepted, an image that suggests a first input area and a second input area, the first input area and the second input area being partly overlapped; and recognizing a handwritten input in the first input area and a handwritten input in the second input area as different characters.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Emotion recognition in video conferencing

Methods and systems for videoconferencing include recognition of emotions related to one videoconference participant such as a customer. This ultimately enables another videoconference participant, such as a service provider or supervisor, to handle angry, annoyed, or distressed customers.
Snap Inc.

Object detection based on joint feature extraction

In implementations of the subject matter described herein, a solution for object detection is proposed. First, a feature(s) is extracted from an image and used to identify a candidate object region in the image.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Identification using depth-based head-detection data

A candidate human head is found in depth video using a head detector. A head region of light intensity video is spatially resolved with a three-dimensional location of the candidate human head in the depth video.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Histology recognition to automatically score and quantify cancer grades and individual user digital whole histological imaging device

Digital pathology is the concept of capturing digital images from glass microscope slides in order to record, visualize, analyze, manage, report, share and diagnose pathology specimens. The present disclosure is directed to a desktop slide scanner, which enables pathologists to scan slides at a touch of a button.
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center And Research Institute, Inc.

Display screen having fingerprint acquisition function

A display screen having a fingerprint acquisition function includes a display screen cover plate (1), several display image elements (2) arranged below the display screen cover plate (1) and several photosensitive image elements (3). The several photosensitive image elements (3) are arranged below the display screen cover plate (1) and evenly distributed in gaps between the several display image elements (2).
Vkansee (beijing) Technology Co., Ltd.

Contactless fingerprint recognition method using smartphone

The present invention relates to a contactless fingerprint recognition method using a smartphone and, more particularly, to a contactless fingerprint recognition method using a smartphone, which can generate an optimal fingerprint image without distortion regardless of various standards of built-in camera lenses of smartphones, has compatibility with a fingerprint image of a conventional optical fingerprint recognition device that has been widely popularized, and enables the fingerprint image to be converted into an image that meets the requirements of the international standard (iso19794-4) and into optimal recognized fingerprint data (iso19794-2), so that the utilization of contactless fingerprint recognition is further improved.. .
Winningi Co., Ltd.

Optical signal modulation circuit and modulation method thereof, array substrate, display substrate and display device

An optical signal modulation circuit is configured to provide an optical signal for a fingerprint recognition process. The optical signal modulation circuit includes a first modulation unit and a first control unit.
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Message sender security in messaging system

Some embodiments include a method of providing security and privacy for a message sender. The method can include a messaging application determining that a messaging interface of the computing device is active and is revealing or about to reveal the electronic message.
Facetoface Biometrics, Inc.

Methods and devices for saving and/or restoring a state of a pattern-recognition processor

Systems and methods are disclosed for saving and restoring the search state of a pattern-recognition processor. Embodiments include a pattern-recognition processor having a state variable array and a state variable storage array stored in on-chip memory (on-silicon memory with the processor).
Micron Technology Inc.

Computer-implemented systems utilizing sensor networks for sensing temperature and motion environmental parameters; and methods of use thereof

Computer-implemented systems utilizing sensor networks for sensing temperature and motion environmental parameters, and performing at least operations of electronically establishing, based on pattern recognition criteria, correspondence of a plurality of representative features a plurality of characteristics of an occurrence, where a first instance of the occurrence occurred within a first time period of a plurality of time periods; electronically discovering, based on the correspondence, a second instance of the occurrence in an environment during a second time period of the plurality of time periods; and electronically causing, based on the discovery of the second instance of the occurrence, a change in the environment via an electronically-controlled device.. .
Triplay, Inc.

Device and simultaneous interpretation based on real-time extraction of interpretation unit

The present invention relates to a device of simultaneous interpretation based on real-time extraction of an interpretation unit, the device including a voice recognition module configured to recognize voice units as sentence units or translation units from vocalized speech that is input in real time, a real-time interpretation unit extraction module configured to form one or more of the voice units into an interpretation unit, and a real-time interpretation module configured to perform an interpretation task for each interpretation unit formed by the real-time interpretation unit extraction module.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Method and system for automating training of named entity recognition in natural language processing

A method and system automates training named entity recognition in natural language processing to build configurable entity definitions includes receiving input documents or entities through an administration module and defining a domain for each entity. Further, one or more entities corresponding to the domain specific entity in the received documents are determined and a training file to one of pick a right parser, extract content and label the entity ambiguity is generated.
Infosys Limited

Information processing device, control method, and program

There is provided an information processing device, control method, and program that can improve convenience of a speech recognition system by outputting appropriate responses to respective users when the plurality of users are talking, the information processing device including: a response generation unit configured to generate responses to speeches from a plurality of users; a decision unit configured to decide methods of outputting the responses to the respective users on the basis of priorities according to order of the speeches from the plurality of users; and an output control unit configured to perform control such that the generated responses are output by using the decided methods of outputting the responses.. .
Sony Corporation

Display system shared among computers

The display system is shared among a number of computers. The display system includes a display device, at least a gesture recognition device, a number of connection ports, a circuit board, a processing unit, and a switch unit.
Evga Corporation

Gesture recognition and control based on finger differentiation

An embodiment of a computer implemented method of performing a processing action includes detecting an input from a user via an input device of a processing device, the input including a touch by at least one finger of a plurality of fingers of the user, estimating a gesture performed by the at least one finger based on the touch, measuring at least part of a fingerprint of the at least one finger, and identifying the at least one finger used to apply the input by the user based on stored fingerprint data that differentiates between individual fingers of the user. The method also includes identifying an action to be performed based on the estimated gesture and based on the identified at least one finger, and performing the action by the processing device..
International Business Machines Corporation

Input device using gaze tracking

An input device includes a display unit for displaying, on a screen, at least one key having a display region and a recognition region, a gaze tracking unit for calculating a gaze position of a user on the screen, and an input unit for determining, when the gaze position exists inside a recognition region of a particular key from among the at least one key, that a corresponding character in a display region of the particular key has been inputted.. .
Visualcamp Co., Ltd.

Vehicle control device

An automatic driving control unit initiates automatic driving under a condition in which, after a manual driving recognition unit has recognized execution of manual driving, and a right/left turn recognition unit has recognized completion of a right or left turn of the vehicle, a state of being capable of generating a target travel trajectory by a trajectory generating unit is brought about, and in addition, the manual driving recognition unit no longer recognizes execution of manual driving.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd

Robust intuitive operating method by touching a manipulator

A method for controlling a manipulator includes releasing the manipulator in reaction to a release request by an operator, wherein the recognition of the release request involves monitoring the variation over time of a measured value that is characteristic of a state of the manipulator. Increased robustness of the recognition of the release request results..
Kuka Roboter Gmbh

Optical sensor using high contrast gratings coupled with surface plasmon polariton

An optical sensing platform with an array of sensors, a laser or broadband light source and an optical detector that utilizes surface plasmon resonance based transduction and optical detection is provided. The sensor structure of the platform has a low index support layer, a high contrast grating, a low index spacer and a thin metal film with a target recognition element.
The Regents Of The University Of California

Apparatus and providing guidance information using crosswalk recognition result

An apparatus of providing guidance information provides guidance information about the result of recognizing a crosswalk around a vehicle as information for inducing safe driving. The guidance information about a crosswalk is differently provided in accordance with a surrounding situation concerned with forward traveling of the vehicle..
Thinkware Corporation

Ang-2 binding modular recognition domain complexes and pharmaceutical compositions thereof

Complexes containing one or more modular recognition domains (mrds) and mrds attached to scaffolds including antibodies are described. The manufacture of these complexes are the use of these complexes to treat and diagnose diseases and disorders are also described..
Zyngenia, Inc

Location identification and location recovery of elevator

The present invention relates to location recognition and recovery of an elevator system, and belongs to the technical field of elevators. The elevator system of the present invention has a location recovery/recognition system comprising: a landing floor information component or a calling component, a sensing component arranged corresponding to each landing floor information component or calling component and coupled to the landing floor information component or calling component, and a trigger component mounted on the elevator car..
Otis Elevator Company

Vehicular visual recognition device

There is provided a vehicular visual recognition device including: an imaging section that is provided at a rear of a vehicle and that captures images rearward of a vehicle; a display section that displays an image captured by the imaging section; an optical mirror that is provided at a display face side of the display section, that transmits the captured image being displayed when the display section is in a display state, and that reflects light from rearward of the vehicle when the display section is in a non-display state; and a controller that controls the display section so as to switch the display state of the display section in accordance with a predetermined signal.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Tokai-rika-denki-seisakusho

Systems and methods for use in a vehicle for detecting external events

There is provided a vehicle having a first microphone positioned to receive sounds originating from outside of the vehicle, a first analog-to-digital converter configured to covert the sounds received by the first microphone to digital audio signals, a first key to be carried by a first driver of the vehicle, a memory having a first plurality of voice commands stored therein, and a hardware processor. The hardware processor is configured to detect proximity of the first key to the vehicle, enable a voice recognition, in response to detecting the proximity of the first key to the vehicle, process the digital audio signals received by the first microphone, after enabling the voice recognition, to detect a first voice command of the first plurality of voice commands from the first driver, and altering a first setting of the vehicle, in response to detecting the first voice command from the first driver..
Karma Automotive, Llc

Systems and methods for shear and warp detection and correction

The present disclosure is directed to systems and methods for warp and shear detection and correction and, more particularly, to systems and methods for detecting and correcting shear and warp in an address block of a mailpiece. The method is implemented in a computing device and includes: locating a barcode which is spatially consistent with a block of text; obtaining barcode bar data from the barcode which correlates to a difference in spatial orientation of one or more bars of the barcode with respect to a best fit line through the barcode; and replacing the block of text with a non-distorted block of text which can be read by optical character recognition processes, based on the barcode bar data..
Lockheed Martin Corporation

Wearable augmented reality device for golf play

A wearable augmented reality device for golf play assists a golfer who plays golf with a ball and a club, and includes a camera, a memory, a processor and a display. The camera captures an image of the ball and the club so as to obtain a captured image.
Jetstron Technologies Co., Ltd.

Uv-c based skin sterilization device

Disclosed is a uv-c based skin sterilizer that includes a main console connected to a delivery system and a display screen, the delivery system including a dosing system and a uv-c light source, wherein the uv-c light source can be an led array or mercury or xenon lamps. The dosing system includes an image recognition module that is in communication with a camera, a light absorption sensor, a distance sensor, and an accelerometer/speed sensor.
One Health Labs, Inc.

Neurotherapeutic video game for improving spatiotemporal cognition

The disclosed embodiments relate to a system that uses a video game to improve spatial and/or temporal information-processing capabilities of a user. During operation, the system enables the user to play the video game.
The Regents Of The University Of California

Microangiography method and system based on full-space modulation spectrum splitting and angle compounding

A microangiography method and system based on full-space modulation spectrum splitting and angle compounding is disclosed. Label-free three-dimensional optical coherence tomography angiography is realized by combining the three-dimensional space resolution capability of an optical coherence tomography and the motion recognition capability of a dynamic scattering technology.
Zhejiang University

Virtual clothing match app and image recognition computing device associated therewith

An image recognition (ir) computing device is provided herein, the ir computing device configured to receive a search request from a user computing device instructing the ir computing device to conduct a search for a subject clothing item pictured in a subject image, the search request including the subject image. The ir computing device is further configured to analyze the subject image and compare a plurality of vendor images to the subject image.
Suntory Flowers Limited

System and recognition of items in media data and delivery of information related thereto

The system and method disclosed herein relate to the establishment of both the location and identity of individual items in pictures or videos and delivering of related information thereto. Initially, images in video source content are scanned and individual elements in the images are dynamically compared with digital images stored in a database to identify individual items in the image that match the digital images stored in the database.
Hsni, Llc

In-car digital video system with integrated alpr

A video surveillance system for law enforcement and related applications with an integrated in-car video system and automatic license plate recognition system. A hit from the alpr system triggers the icv system to begin recording and to associate the recorded av data with the alpr data..
Kustom Signals, Inc.

Techniques for using lip movement detection for speaker recognition in multi-person video calls

Certain aspects of the present disclosure generally relate to using lip movement detection for speaker recognition in multi-person video calls. In some aspects, a device may determine a parameter associated with lip movement of a participant included in a plurality of participants on a same end of a video call.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Distinguishing human-generated input from programmatically-generated input

Provided is a process, including: sending, via a first channel, to a client computing device, a challenge of a test to determine whether a human or a computer is generating input; receiving, via a second channel, a response to the challenge, wherein the second channel and the first channel are not both accessible to a client-application in which the response is input, and wherein the test includes an image recognition task by which the response is determined from the challenge; and determining whether a human or computer generated the response based on performance in the image recognition task indicated by the response.. .
Ca, Inc.

Method for provisioning of room automation components of a building automation

A method for provisioning and configuring room automation components of a building automation system during an installation and configuration phase, wherein a configuration unit is used for the provisioning and configuring the room automation components, each room automation component is assigned a unique during the installation, a temporary address and a unique recognition code is defined for each room automation component and for an associated, temporary address, which is transferred to the respective room automation component, where a configuration mode is activated, during which the respective recognition code is issued by the respective room automation component. After successful identification and association with the respective associated, temporary address, each identified room automation component is indicated optically on the mobile unit and is selectable in a simple manner for further configuration, whereby the outlay in time is reduced and the flexibility during the installation is increased..
Siemens Schweiz Ag

Enhanced multi-channel acoustic models

This specification describes computer-implemented methods and systems. One method includes receiving, by a neural network of a speech recognition system, first data representing a first raw audio signal and second data representing a second raw audio signal.
Google Inc.

Systems and methods for adaptive proper name entity recognition and understanding

Various embodiments contemplate systems and methods for performing automatic speech recognition (asr) and natural language understanding (nlu) that enable high accuracy recognition and understanding of freely spoken utterances which may contain proper names and similar entities. The proper name entities may contain or be comprised wholly of words that are not present in the vocabularies of these systems as normally constituted.
Promptu Systems Corporation

Voice recognition device and voice recognition method

A voice recognition device comprises a voice acquisition unit that acquires voice given by a user; a voice recognition unit that recognizes the acquired voice to acquire a voice recognition result; a category classification unit that classifies a speech content of the user into a category, based on the voice recognition result; an information acquisition unit that acquires a category dictionary including words corresponding to the classified category; and a correction unit that corrects the voice recognition result, based on the category dictionary.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and system of automatic speech recognition using posterior confidence scores

A system, article, and method include techniques of automatic speech recognition using posterior confidence scores.. .
Intel Ip Corporation

Apparatus and training a neural network language model, speech recognition apparatus and method

According to one embodiment, an apparatus trains a neural network language model. The apparatus includes a calculating unit and a training unit.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

System and automated evaluation of transcription quality

Systems and methods automatedly evaluate a transcription quality. Audio data is obtained.
Verint Systems Ltd.

Product registration apparatus, program, and control method

A product registration apparatus (2000) includes a recognition unit (2020), an imaging unit (2040), a detection unit (2060), and a determination unit (2080). The recognition unit (2020) recognizes a product.
Nec Corporation

Multi-level security mechanism for accessing a panel

A panel associated with maintaining security of mobile devices. The devices such as mobile phones may be registered with user codes at the panel.
Honeywell International Inc.

Image processing apparatus, display control method and program

Aspects of the present invention include an apparatus comprising a recognition unit configured to recognize real object in an image. The apparatus may further comprise a determining unit configured to determine a stability indicator indicating a stability of the recognition, and a display control unit configured to modify a display of a virtual object according to the stability indicator..
Sony Corporation

Liquid level detecting system and method thereof

A liquid level detecting system and method thereof are provided in present application. Aforementioned system acquires an image containing transparent container and labeling element, analyzes the image portion of the labeling element which effected by the tested liquid in the transparent container so as to determine the liquid level of the tested liquid.
Taiwan Intelligent Robotic Company, Ltd.

Article reading device

An article reading device according to an embodiment includes a display device and an image capturing device that generates an image of an article. A processor extracts, from the image, first feature data for recognizing the article and second feature data for determining whether to recognize the article based on the first feature data.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

System and document processing

The disclosure relates to processing of information and documents, e.g., in analyzing financial plans such as retirement plans, presenting relevant information relating to a user, e.g., in 408(b)(2) data, and tools for enhancing user understanding and decision making with respect to the same. Machine (e.g., optical recognition) of content of such forms and information is used in some aspects.
401kplans.com Llc

Neural network based recognition apparatus and training neural network

A neural network recognition method includes obtaining a first neural network that includes layers and a second neural network that includes a layer connected to the first neural network, actuating a processor to compute a first feature map from input data based on a layer of the first neural network, compute a second feature map from the input data based on the layer connected to the first neural network in the second neural network, and generate a recognition result based on the first neural network from an intermediate feature map computed by applying an element-wise operation to the first feature map and the second feature map.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Object recognition and classification using multiple sensor modalities

Object recognition and classification based on data from multiple sensor modalities is disclosed. A computing system can detect an event in a monitored portion of an environment coordinate field associated with a vehicle.
Mentor Graphics Corporation

Method for the recognition of raised characters, corresponding computer program and device

A method of character recognition is implemented by an electronic device to recognize, in an image representing an object comprising at least one raised character, called a basic image, at least one raised character of the basic image. The method includes: a phase of processing at least one image, the phase including at least one implementation of a phong reflection module and delivering at least one identification image; and a phase of identifying characters as a function of the basic image and the at least one identification image..
Ingenico Group

Reducing the search space for recognition of objects in an image based on wireless signals

Provided is a process including: determining that a mobile computing device has crossed a geofence associated with a merchant store; sending, to a remote classifier server, a request for object-recognition classifiers for objects in the merchant store; receiving a set of object-recognition classifiers; receiving with the mobile computing device from user a request to search for offers; capturing an image with a camera of the mobile computing device; receiving one or more wireless beacon identifiers with the mobile computing device; based on the wireless beacon identifiers, selecting a subset of the object-recognition classifiers in the set of object-recognition classifiers; and recognizing an object in the captured image based on the selected subset of the object-recognition classifiers; and requesting, from a remote offer publisher server, offers corresponding to the recognized object; and receiving offers from the remote offer publisher server; and displaying the received offers to the user.. .
Retailmenot, Inc.

Identity verification via validated facial recognition and graph database

Technologies are provided herein for verifying identities of individuals via facial recognition and a graph database. Images of individuals to be identified can be can be captured with multiple mobile devices, such as by crowdsourcing, and transmitted to an identity verification server for identification.
Verihelp, Inc.

Method of surveillance using a multi-sensor system

A method for the surveillance of a place using a network of image sensors connected to a biometric recognition device so arranged as to retrieve biometric features of persons from images supplied by the sensors and to compare the biometric features retrieved from images provided by distinct sensors in order to detect therefrom the presence of the same person according to a score of proximity between the biometric features, with the method comprising the steps of determining positional information and temporal information representing a split time between the two images and checking consistency between the newly determined positional and temporal information and the previously stored positional and temporal information.. .
Safran Identity & Security

Commodity registration apparatus configured to perform object recognition

A commodity registration apparatus configured to perform object recognition includes an interface connected to receive captured images, a storage unit storing a dictionary for the object recognition, and a processor. The processor is configured to designate a learning target article for learning processing, extract, from each captured image, feature value indicating feature of an article contained in the captured image, compare each of the extracted feature values with stored feature values of the learning target article registered in the dictionary and calculate a similarity degree therebetween, generate relationship information indicating a relationship between the captured images based on the calculated similarity degrees, exclude captured images that meet a predetermined condition based on the relationship information, and execute the learning processing by adding, to the dictionary with respect to the learning target article, the feature values indicating features of the article contained in the non-excluded captured images..
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Array substrate, display panel and display device

An array substrate, a display panel and a display device are provided. The array substrate includes a substrate; a plurality of light-emitting units, which are in the display area of the substrate and include emission colors: a first color, a second color and a third color, where a light transmittance of the first color and a light transmittance of the second color are both greater than a light transmittance of the third color; and a plurality of first fingerprint recognition units and a plurality of second fingerprint recognition units, which are in the display area of the substrate.
Shanghai Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.

Touch panel and display device including the same

A touch panel includes: a substrate having a touch recognition area and a fingerprint recognition area; a plurality of first sensing electrodes in the touch recognition area on the substrate; and a first connection electrode connecting adjacent ones of the first sensing electrodes in a first direction. A portion of the first connection electrode adjacent to the fingerprint recognition area is bent along an edge of the fingerprint recognition area..
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Ultrasonic transducer, manufacturing ultrasonic transducer, ultrasonic finger recognition sensor and electronic device

The present disclosure discloses an ultrasonic transducer. The ultrasonic transducer includes a piezoelectric layer.
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

Ultrasonic fingerprint sensor and fingerprint recognition module

The present disclosure discloses an ultrasonic fingerprint sensor. The ultrasonic fingerprint sensor includes a piezoelectric layer, a number of emitters, and a number of receiving electrode lines.
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

Ultrasonic probe and manufacturing the same and ultrasonic fingerprint recognition device

The present disclosure provides an ultrasonic probe. The ultrasonic probe includes a piezoelectric layer, including a number of piezoelectric posts arranged in a number of rows along a first direction and arranged in a number of columns along a second direction, and an angle between the first direction and the second direction being an acute angle, a distance between the two adjacent piezoelectric posts along the first direction being greater than a distance between the two adjacent rows of the piezoelectric posts.
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

Method, apparatus and system of generating electronic medical record information

An embodiment of the present disclosure provides a method and apparatus of generating electronic medical record information, which relates to the field of digital medical technology. The method includes: retrieving a corpus of a target object from a pre-stored database; acquiring voice information of a conversation during a consultation of a user, the voice information comprising at least one of real-time voice information and recorded voice information; performing voice recognition on the voice information according to the corpus, to obtain a voice recognition result; and performing semantic analysis on the voice recognition result, and generating object state information of the target object in an electronic medical record..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Information presentation method, non-transitory recording medium storing thereon computer program, and information presentation system

Provided are an information presentation method, a non-transitory recording medium storing thereon a computer program, and an information presentation system. A speech recognition unit performs speech recognition on speech pertaining to a dialogue and thereby generates dialogue text, a translation unit translates the dialogue text and thereby generates translated dialogue text, and a speech waveform synthesis unit performs speech synthesis on the translated dialogue text and thereby generates translated dialogue speech.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Generalized phrases in automatic speech recognition systems

A method for generating a suggested phrase having a similar meaning to a supplied phrase in an analytics system includes: receiving, on a computer system comprising a processor and memory storing instructions, the supplied phrase, the supplied phrase including one or more terms; identifying, on the computer system, a term of the phrase belonging to a semantic group; generating the suggested phrase using the supplied phrase and the semantic group; and returning the suggested phrase.. .
Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.

Dictionary updating apparatus, dictionary updating method and computer program product

According to an embodiment, a dictionary updating apparatus includes a candidate extraction unit, a selection control unit, and a word registration unit. The candidate extraction unit extracts, based on a recognition result text obtained by a voice recognition engine performing a voice recognition processing using a word dictionary and a correction result text obtained by correcting at least a part of the recognition result text, candidates of words to be additionally registered in the word dictionary.
Toshiba Digital Solutions Corporation

Textual content speed player

A computer program that plays a user's textual content in an animated format to increase reading speed via reconditioning reading behavior. The computer program: highlights a word being read and positions a copy in the center of the page so a reader can eliminate repositioning their eyes and still satisfy the common scanning strategy's need to have a word projected on the center of the retina while the reader is reconditioned by the highlighting progressing through the text to use the faster scanning strategy of changing the position on the retina being read with eyes fixed; presents a picture representing the word's meaning to recondition users to utilize the faster cognitive strategy of triggering recognition of meaning with a picture; highlights the word for a time calculated using syllables to create a presentation in sync with the natural timing of speech; can play/record a voice speaking the word for creating audible textual presentations enabling the non-reader to enjoy their textual content while learning printed language through context alone..

Gesture recognition and control based on finger differentiation

An embodiment of a computer implemented method of performing a processing action includes detecting an input from a user via an input device of a processing device, the input including a touch by at least one finger of a plurality of fingers of the user, estimating a gesture performed by the at least one finger based on the touch, measuring at least part of a fingerprint of the at least one finger, and identifying the at least one finger used to apply the input by the user based on stored fingerprint data that differentiates between individual fingers of the user. The method also includes identifying an action to be performed based on the estimated gesture and based on the identified at least one finger, and performing the action by the processing device..
International Business Machines Corporation

Gesture detection

A supplemental surface area allows gesture recognition on outer surfaces of mobile devices. Inputs may be made without visual observance of display devices.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Electronic device and numerical controller

To provide an electronic device and numerical controller that can achieve reduction in work for changing a display state after start-up of an application. A numerical controller comprises: a display control unit that displays one started application or multiple started applications simultaneously on the display unit; an input unit that accepts input through the operation unit and identifies a position on the display unit; a recognition unit that recognizes a figure drawn with the operation unit based on the identified position; and a start-up unit that starts an application associated with the figure and determines an initial display position for the started application based on the position on the display unit where the figure is drawn..
Fanuc Corporation

Test strip, system and inspection

The invention provides a test strip comprising an identification region coded a screen function of the test strip by a chromaticity coordinates model; a calibration region having a particular color for calibrating an external spectrum analyzer; and a reaction region chemically reacted with a specific specimen for changing its own color. By using the external spectrum analyzer to conduct light splitting of the reflective lights from the recognition and reaction regions of the test strip, automatic recognition and simplified usage can be achieved..

Functionalized nanostructures for detecting nitro-containing compounds

Devices, methods and systems for detecting nitro-containing compounds such as tnt, which utilize semiconductor nanostructures modified by a functional moiety that interacts with the nitro-containing compound, are disclosed. The functional moiety is attached to the nanostructures and is being such that upon contacting a sample that contains the nitro-containing compound, the nanostructure exhibits a detectable change in an electrical property, which is indicative of the presence and/or amount of the nitro-containing compound in the sample.
Tracense Systems Ltd.

Nucleic acid aptamers binding to vascular endothelial growth factor receptors

[solution] a nucleic acid aptamer characterized by comprising a nucleotide sequence represented by any one of seq id nos: 1 to 5, and also characterized by being capable of bonding to a human vegf receptor specifically. In a preferred embodiment of the nucleic acid aptamer, a primer recognition sequence, a fluorescent label, or a biotin molecule, an avidin molecule, a streptavidin molecule or other specific binding tag peptide may be linked to the 5′- or 3′-terminal of the nucleic acid aptamer for the purpose of making it possible to detect the nucleic acid aptamer easily..

Chimeric antigen receptors (cars), targeting hematologic malignancies, compositions and methods of use thereof

The present disclosure provides chimeric antigen receptor polypeptides having antigen recognition domains for cd2, cd3, cd4, cd5, cd7, cd8, and cd52 antigens, and polynucleotides encoding for the same. The present disclosure also provides for engineered cells expressing the polynucleotide or polypeptides.
Icell Gene Therapeutics Llc

Class i mhc phosphopeptides for cancer immunotherapy and diagnosis

A set of phosphorylated peptides are presented by hla a*0101, a*0201, a*0301, b*4402, b*2705, b*1402, and b*0702 on the surface of melanoma cells. They have the potential to (a) stimulate an immune response to the cancer, (b) to function as immunotherapeutics in adoptive t-cell therapy or as a vaccine, (c) to facilitate antibody recognition of the tumor boundaries in surgical pathology samples, and (d) act as biomarkers for early detection of the disease.
Agenus Inc.

Information presentation system

A system for presenting information to an occupant of a vehicle mounted with an autonomous driving system, includes: a display unit configured to display the information; a display control unit configured to cause the display unit to display information in any one of display modes among a setting status display mode in which setting information is displayed, an operation status display mode in which travel information is displayed, and a recognition status display mode in which recognition result information of the autonomous driving system is displayed; and an acquisition unit configured to acquire an occupant's display mode switching instruction for switching the display mode, wherein the display control unit configured to switch the display mode of the display unit when the acquisition unit acquires the occupant's display mode switching instruction.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Ultrasonic transducer, ultrasonic finger recognition sensor and electronic device

The present disclosure discloses an ultrasonic transducer. The ultrasonic transducer includes an active layer.
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

Method and system for providing interactivity based on sensor measurements

There is provided a system for providing interactivity to a guest of an experiential venue, based on sensor measurement of the guest. The system comprises a sensor configured to sense a guest variable of the guest, where the sensor may be a biometric sensor, a facial recognition sensor, a voice stress analysis sensor, a gesture recognition sensor, a motion tracking sensor, or an eye tracking sensor, and may sense heart rate or another guest variable.
Disney Enterprises, Inc.

Pharmaceutical composition for treating cancer comprising trypsinogen and/or chymotrypsinogen and an active agent selected from a selenium compound, a vanilloid compound and a cytoplasmic glycolysis reduction agent

The present invention generally relates to pharmaceutical compositions containing a protease proenzyme and use thereof for treating cancer. The pharmaceutical compositions are directed to compositions comprising a protease proenzyme and an active agent, the composition being capable of providing a multi-functional approach for treating cancer.
Propanc Pty Ltd

Tunable nanoparticle tags to enhance tissue recognition

A method of locating and ablating a target tissue is described. The method includes providing a catheter that has at least one light guide, where the light guide is adaptable to receive light from a light source.
The Spectranetics Corporation

Logistics rack and application method thereof

The present invention discloses a logistics rack and an application method thereof. The logistics rack comprises a cabinet frame, wherein the cabinet frame is divided into a plurality of storage areas; a plurality of encoded cards a are provided on the top of the cabinet frame, a hanging member is connected below the encoded card a, and an express fixing device is connected to the bottom of the hanging member; a cabinet door with a password recognition device is mounted on the cabinet frame.

Wireless adapter

The present embodiments relates to wireless adaptors. In one embodiment, a method is provided.
United States Foundation For Inspiration And Recognition Of Science And Technology

Sharing of a puch resource among communication devices using different periodicity patterns

The present disclosure generally relates to radio communication. More particularly, this disclosure relates to a method performed by a network node supporting the use of a single physical uplink control channel, pucch, resource to a plurality of communication devices such that the plurality of communication devices can share the single pucch resource.
Telefonaktiebolaget Lm Ericsson (publ)

Systems for facilitating interactions between consumers and individuals having marketable public recognition

Systems and methods are disclosed for processing transactions and associated dated. In one exemplary implementation, there is provided a method for processing information associated with transactions involving a product, wherein the product may comprise an experience, a physical product, and/or a digital product.
Traina Interactive Corp.

Dynamic deployment of executable recognition resources in distributed camera devices

In one embodiment, a method comprises: identifying a deployment context for execution within one or more distributed camera devices in a distributed camera system, the deployment context including video recognition requirements relative to available capacity in the one or more distributed camera devices; determining an optimized executable recognition resource for the deployment context from available executable recognition resources; and sending, to the one or more distributed camera devices, an instruction for deployment and execution of the optimized executable recognition resource for optimized recognition according to the deployment context.. .
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Electronic device including iris recognition sensor and operating the same

An electronic device comprising a housing, a display, a light emitting module, a camera, and a processor electrically connected with the light emitting module and the camera. The housing includes a first surface that is open in a first direction and a second surface that is disposed in a second direction.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

System and voice recognition

In an embodiment, an apparatus includes: a motor; a master control unit coupled to the motor, the master control unit configured to: receive an indication of an incoming call from a mobile device; enable the motor and provide a haptic notification in response to receiving the indication of the incoming call; receive a first command to answer the incoming call; and forward the first command to the mobile device, the first command instructing the mobile device to answer the incoming call and transfer phone and audio functionality for the incoming call to a headset, the headset paired with the mobile device with a pre-established master/slave connection.. .
Bioworld Merchandising

Systems and methods for processing media content that depict objects

Access to a set of media content items is acquirable. Identified processors can perform, in parallel, object detection for the set.
Facebook, Inc.

Efficient audio signature generation using recognition history

Audio information is monitored by a user device that performs audio content recognition of any received audio content. The user device includes a scheduling logic unit, a probe, and an audio signature generator.
Alphonso Inc.

Electronic device and grip recognition method thereof

An electronic device and a grip recognition method for reducing the sar of the electronic device are provided. The electronic device of the present disclosure includes an antenna, a coupler, a processor electrically coupled to the antenna and the coupler, and a memory electrically coupled to the processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Passive electronic component

There is provided a passive electronic component that achieves proper recognition of a marker portion thereof that indicates a winding start position and a winding direction of a coil conductor as well as a posture and an orientation of the component. The passive electronic component is a laminated type electronic component and has an insulator portion, a terminal electrode electrically connected to a conductor portion provided inside the insulator portion and formed on a surface of the insulator portion, and a marker portion for indicating a winding start position and a winding direction of a conductor or a posture and an orientation of the component.
Taiyo Yuden Co., Ltd.

Semiconductor memory system and operating method thereof

A semiconductor memory system comprising: a memory device including a plurality of data cells; a read/write circuit suitable for performing a write operation to a target data cell among the data cells; and a state transition recognition circuit suitable for detecting a state transition of the target data cell, and ending the write operation according to the detection result of the state transition of the target data cell.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Hotword detection on multiple devices

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for hotword detection on multiple devices are disclosed. In one aspect, a method includes the actions of receiving audio data that corresponds to an utterance.
Google Inc.

Automated language learning

A method, executed by a computer, includes receiving a personality profile for a user, prompting a user to speak an utterance comprising one or more words, wherein the utterance is selected from a library of utterances based on the personality profile for the user, and converting a recording of a user speaking the utterance to recognition data. The method may also include selecting a next utterance based on the recognition data and the personality profile for the user.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and voice actuated configuration of a controlling device

A speech recognition engine is provided voice data indicative of at least a brand of a target appliance. The speech recognition engine uses the voice data indicative of at least a brand of the target appliance to identify within a library of codesets at least one codeset that is cross-referenced to the brand of the target appliance.
Universal Electronics Inc.

Speech recognition method and apparatus based on speaker recognition

A speech recognition method and an apparatus which recognize speech, based on speaker recognition, and output a result of the speech recognition are provided. The speech recognition method includes activating a session for receiving an input of an audio signal, performing speech recognition on a speech signal detected from the input audio signal while the session is maintained, determining whether a speaker of the speech signal is a registered speaker based on speaker information generated from the speech signal, determining whether to maintain the session based on a result of the determination, and outputting a result of performing the speech recognition..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Automatic speech recognition (asr) utilizing gps and sensor data

An automatic speech recognition (asr) system is disclosed that compensates for different noise environments and types of speech. The asr system may be implemented as part of an action camera that collects status data, such as geographic location data and/or sensor data.
Garmin Switzerland Gmbh

Spoken utterance stop event other than pause or cessation in spoken utterances stream

Speech recognition of a stream of spoken utterances is initiated. Thereafter, a spoken utterance stop event to stop the speech recognition is detected, such as in in relation to the stream.
Lenovo Enterprise Solutions (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Voice processing device, voice processing method, and voice processing program

A separation unit separates voice signals of a plurality of channels into an incoming component in each incoming direction, a selection unit selects a statistic corresponding to an incoming direction of the incoming component separated by the separation unit from a storage unit which stores a predetermined statistic and a voice recognition model for each incoming direction, an updating unit updates the voice recognition model on the basis of the statistic selected by the selection unit, and a voice recognition unit recognizes a voice of the incoming component separated using the voice recognition model.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Speech recognition method and apparatus

The present application discloses speech recognition methods and apparatuses. An exemplary method may include extracting, via a first neural network, a vector containing speaker recognition features from speech data.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Apparatus and training a neural network auxiliary model, speech recognition apparatus and method

According to one embodiment, an apparatus trains a neural network auxiliary model used to calculate a normalization factor of a neural network language model. The apparatus includes a calculating unit and a training unit.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Voice recognition apparatus and method

A voice recognition apparatus and corresponding method include a processor configured to calculate a probability distribution corresponding to an intent associated with an utterance of a user by applying pre-stored training data to an input voice signal input based on the utterance. The processor is also configured to select a target feature extractor including either one or both of a training-based feature extractor and a rule-based feature extractor using the calculated probability distribution, and extract a feature associated with the utterance based on the selected target feature extractor..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Methods, apparatuses, and systems to recognize and audibilize objects

Apparatuses, methods, and systems to assist a visually-impaired user. Embodiments include a 3d depth camera to be worn or co-located with the visually-impaired user to collect data to recognize an object in an environment and to collect data to locate the object relative to the visually-impaired user in the environment; and a speech-based interaction device to communicate to the visually-impaired user recognition and location of the object based on the data collected by the 3d depth camera.
Intel Corporation

Positional analysis for prayer recognition

Systems and techniques for assaying conformance to an activity manipulating a beaded-string smart device are herein described. The beaded-string smart device may include an active bead.

Automated language learning

A method, executed by a computer, includes prompting a user to speak an utterance comprising one or more words, recording a user speaking the utterance to produce recorded speech, converting the recorded speech to recognition data, and selecting a next utterance based on the recognition data and personality information for the user. The next utterance may be selected from a library of utterances.
International Business Machines Corporation

Bill softness recognition

A bill softness recognition method and a bill softness recognition device are provided. The method includes: receiving bills; extracting and separating the bills to make the bills enter a bill channel in a separated manner; capturing a single-bill image and a bill background image of each of the extracted bills; rolling the extracted bill to make the bill press a plurality of prearranged force sensors; acquiring effective force signals fed back from the force sensors; acquiring an inclination angle of the bill based on the single-bill image and the bill background image; determining, based on the inclination angle, the force sensor that is pressed by the bill as an effective force sensor; and judging whether the effective force signal of the effective force sensor meets a preset softness condition, and determining the bill as a soft bill if the effective force signal meets the preset softness condition..
Grg Banking Equipment Co., Ltd.

Trusted user identification and management for home automation systems

Various arrangements for determining and setting an authorization level for an unknown person are presented. Facial recognition may be performed on a received video stream.
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.

Information providing system of vehicle

An information providing system of a vehicle includes a portable terminal that captures a picture of an inquiry target of an apparatus and equipment of the vehicle and transmits the captured picture, a recognition unit that recognizes the inquiry target indicated by the picture transmitted from the portable terminal, a processing unit that has a plurality of pieces of explanation information for explanation of the apparatus and the equipment, and selects and transmits the explanation information corresponding to the inquiry target recognized by the recognition unit, and a display unit that is provided in the vehicle to display the explanation information transmitted from the processing unit.. .
Mitsubishi Jidosha Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Virtual reality system

Operations carried out according to a method and operations carried out by a system including at least one processor and memory configured to store instructions include following operations. Those operations include: obtaining real world image data using one or more image data capturing devices positioned at a real world site; obtaining real world non-image data using one or more sensors positioned at the real world site; creating a scene model based on the obtained real world image data; integrating the obtained real world non-image data with the created scene model; carrying out an object recognition process to identify one or more objects included in the scene model; and rendering the scene model to create a vr scene in which one or more users are immersed using one or more vr playback devices..
Factual Vr, Inc.

Image processing device, image processing method, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium

An image processing device divides a recognition purpose image into a plurality of areas, selects feature points in the recognition purpose image such that a bias of the number of the feature points included in each of the areas is small registers information on the selected feature points in the recognition purpose image in a memory and estimates a position and an orientation of the camera based on the recognition purpose image registered in the memory and based on a captured image captured by a camera.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Electronic camera, image-processing device, and image-processing program

There are provided an imaging section imaging a subject and generating a plurality of images; an evaluating section performing evaluation on the plurality of images generated by the imaging section; a selecting section selecting, based on an evaluation result of the evaluating section, a part of images from among the plurality of images generated by the imaging section; a recognizing section performing scene recognition on a plurality of images selected by the selecting section; and a determining section determining, based on a recognition result of the recognizing section, reproduction order of the plurality of images subjected to the scene recognition.. .
Nikon Corporation

Construction and evolution of invariants to rotational and translational transformations for electronic visual image recognition

A spherical harmonic is defined which is an operationally optimal small finite subset of the infinite number of spherical harmonics allowed to exist mathematically. The composition of the subset differs depending on its position on virtual hemisphere.

Image recognition result culling

Various embodiments enable an image recognition system reduce the number image match candidates before running a full-fledged pair-wise match on all image match candidates. In order to accomplish this, each inventory image can be assigned to a group.
A9.com, Inc.

System, method and computer program product for extracting user profiles and habits based on speech recognition and calling history for telephone system advertising

A system, method and computer program product for providing targeted messages to a person using telephony services by generating user profile information from telephony data and using the user profile information to retrieve targeted messages.. .
Iii Holdings 1, Llc

Robust training technique to facilitate prognostic pattern recognition for enterprise computer systems

The disclosed embodiments relate to a technique for training a prognostic pattern-recognition system to detect incipient anomalies that arise during execution of a computer system. During operation, the system gathers and stores telemetry data obtained from n sensors in the computer system during operation of the computer system.
Oracle International Corporation

Deep embedding forest: forest-based serving with deep embedding features

A deep embedding forest-based (def) model for improving on-line serving time for classification learning methods and other tasks such as, for example, predicting user selection of search results provided in response to a query or for image, speech or text recognition. Initially, a deep neural network (dnn) model is trained to determine parameters of an embedding layer, a stacking layer, deep layers and a scoring layer thereby reducing high dimensional features.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Method and image character recognition model generation, and vertically-oriented character image recognition

Embodiments of the present disclosure disclose an image character recognition model generation method and apparatus, and a vertically-oriented character image recognition method and apparatus. The image character recognition model generation method includes: generating a rotated line character training sample, wherein the rotated line character training sample includes a rotated line character image and an expected character recognition result corresponding to the rotated line character image, and there is a difference of 90 degrees between character units in the rotated line character image and character units in a standard line character image; and training a set neural network by using the rotated line character training sample, to generate an image character recognition model.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Frame aggregation network for scalable video face recognition

In a video frame processing system, a feature extractor generates, based on a plurality of data sets corresponding to a plurality of frames of a video, a plurality of feature sets, respective ones of the feature sets including features extracted from respective ones of the data sets. A first stage of the feature aggregator generates a kernel for a second stage of the feature aggregator.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Object recognition apparatus

An object recognition apparatus includes an image capturing unit, a storage unit that stores feature data of a plurality of reference objects, a display unit, and a processor. The processor calculates degrees of similarity between an object in the captured image and a plurality of reference objects, based on the feature data of the reference objects, selects some of the reference objects as candidates objects based on the calculated degrees of similarity, and controls the display unit to display the candidate objects and a message to select one of the candidate objects.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Image recognition method and system based on deep learning

The present disclosure discloses an image recognition method and system based on deep learning. The image recognition method trains a recognizing engine for high resolution images and a recognizing engine for low resolution image separately.
Pixart Imaging Inc.

Vehicle-mounted image recognition apparatus and manufacturing the same

In a vehicle-mounted image recognition apparatus, a resolution of an image projected on an imaging plane of an image sensor is different at a position away from a center between a circumferential direction and a radial direction. To make a circumferential resolution higher than a radial resolution, at least a lower half of the imaging plane is located closer to a circumferential focus than a middle of a radial focus and the circumferential focus at a position off the optical axis center of the image projected on the image sensor through the image-forming optical system.
Nidec Elesys Corporation

Method and system for real time object recognition using modified neural networks algorithm

The present disclosure provides a system for an object recognition system for real time recognition of one or more objects captured in an image of one or more images. The object recognition system includes a first step of receiving the one or more images of the one or more objects.
Agrima Infotech India Pvt Ltd.

Systems and methods for processing media content that depict objects

Access to a set of media content items is acquirable. Identified processors can perform, in parallel, object detection for the set.
Facebook, Inc.

Unsupervised deep representation learning for fine-grained body part recognition

A method and apparatus for deep learning based fine-grained body part recognition in medical imaging data is disclosed. A paired convolutional neural network (p-cnn) for slice ordering is trained based on unlabeled training medical image volumes.
Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method for recognizing facial expression of headset wearing user and apparatus enabling the same

The present invention discloses an expression recognition apparatus and methods using a head mounted display thereof. A head mounted display apparatus for performing expression recognition according to an embodiment of the present invention comprises a sensing unit including at least one of expression detection sensing units installed inside of said apparatus for sensing expression information around eyes by at least one of a contact or a non-contact manner; an image acquiring unit installed outside of said apparatus for collecting expression information around a mouth; and an acquisition unit for information of expressions for collecting expression information around the eyes and expression information around the mouth..
Industry-academic Cooperation Foundation, Yonsei University

Fast, embedded, hybrid video face recognition system

An exemplary embodiment relates to the field of automatic face recognition (afr) systems. More specifically one exemplary embodiment relates at least to a method and a system capable of recognizing the face of a person using a device equipped with a camera of any kind and an associated computer, such as an embedded computer.
Irida Labs S.a.

Method and calibrating fingerprint image, and terminal

A method and an apparatus for calibrating a fingerprint image, and a terminal, are provided. The method for calibrating a fingerprint image includes steps of: obtaining prestored information about a non-fingerprint image; and collecting a fingerprint image, and calibrating the fingerprint image according to the information about the non-fingerprint image.
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Fingerprint recognition sensor and portable display device having the same

Disclosed are a fingerprint recognition sensor including: a light source positioned while being spaced apart on one surface of the substrate and irradiating light toward the substrate; and a light direction switching layer positioned between the substrate and the light source, having a thickness-direction cross-section having a right-angled triangular shape, and including multiple protrusions constituted by a first surface in which the light irradiated from the light source is incident and refracted, a second surface contacting the one surface of the substrate, in which the refracted light is transmitted toward the substrate, and a third surface vertical to the one surface of the substrate, and a mobile display device having the same.. .
Silicon Display Technology

Apparatus and method using optical speckle

Provided are apparatuses and methods using an optical speckle. An apparatus may include a light source configured to emit coherent light to an object and an imaging device configured to photograph a speckle pattern generated on the object by the coherent light.
Seoul National University R&db Foundation

Method for controlling unlocking and terminal

A method for controlling unlocking is provided. The method includes the following operations.
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Capacitance determining circuit and fingerprint recognition system

The present invention provides a capacitance determining circuit comprising a touched layer configured to receive a touch from a finger; a shielding layer disposed under the touched layer, wherein a parasitic capacitance is formed between the shielding layer and the touched layer; a driving circuit coupled to the touched layer and the shielding layer, configured to provide a first voltage to the touched layer and the shielding layer at a first time; a sensing circuit electrically connected to the touched layer, configured to sense the touch capacitance at a second time; and a first switch with a terminal electrically connected to the shielding layer and another terminal electrically connected to the driving circuit or the touched layer. The capacitance determining circuit and the fingerprint recognition system provided by the present invention is capable of eliminating parasitic capacitance effect and enhancing accuracy and performance of capacitance sensing and fingerprint recognition..
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Audio fingerprint recognition apparatus, audio fingerprint recognition method and non-transitory computer readable medium thereof

An audio fingerprint recognition apparatus, an audio fingerprint recognition method and a non-transitory computer readable medium thereof are provided. The audio fingerprint recognition apparatus stores an under-recognition audio fingerprint datum and an audio fingerprint database having a plurality of audio fingerprint data.
Institute For Information Industry

Audio content recognition

An audio contents recognition method includes receiving an audio signal; obtaining audio fingerprints (afps) based on a spectral shape of the received audio signal; generating hash codes for the obtained audio fingerprints; transmitting a matching query between the generated hash codes and hash codes stored in a database; and receiving a contents recognition result of the audio signal in response to the transmitting, wherein the generating of the hash codes includes: determining a frame interval delta_f of an audio fingerprint to generate the hash codes among the obtained audio fingerprints.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for processing media content that depict objects

Access to a set of media content items is acquirable. Identified processors can perform, in parallel, object detection for the set.
Facebook, Inc.

Systems and methods for processing media content that depict objects

Access to a set of media content items is acquirable. Identified processors can perform, in parallel, object detection for the set.
Facebook, Inc.

Avionics system for creating a data cloud and for interacting with the data cloud and associated method

An avionics system comprises an analysis system for analysing the data input, arranged so as to ensure the following functionalities: recognition of the characteristics of each datum and creation of a raw alphanumeric datum; decomposition of the raw alphanumeric datum into numerical values and into referenced parameters or into unreferenced information or into unutilizable information; verification of the consistency of the information emanating from the raw alphanumeric datum; transformation of the raw alphanumeric datum into utilizable alphanumeric datum; the alphanumeric data being displayed in a data “cloud” on the viewing device, the data being able to be selected, modified or moved by the interaction means.. .
Thales

User interface for dictation application employing automatic speech recognition

In an automatic speech recognition (asr) dictation application, a user interface may be provided for informing a user how to dictate desired text. Input may be received from the user of the dictation application, specifying a desired text sequence.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Face recognition using stage-wise mini batching to improve cache utilization

A face recognition system and method for face recognition are provided. The face recognition system includes a camera for capturing an input image of a face of a person to be recognized.
Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

Intelligent switch and intelligent home system using the same

Disclosed is an intelligent switch and an intelligent home system using the same. The intelligent switch includes a main control chip, a relay, a wi-fi communication module, an ac-dc power module, a sound collection module and an audio playback module.
Shenzhen Xinguodu Technology Co., Ltd

Character and function recognition dual function of input and output in character output area

A character recognition apparatus includes a character display region including a plurality of character buttons, a character output region for displaying characters inputted by using the respective character buttons. The character recognition apparatus further includes a character recognition block for recognizing, when a character button is touched and dragged off to the character output region, a non-display matching character matched with the corresponding character button as an input and displaying the non-display matching character in the character output region.

Interaction and management of devices using gaze detection

User gaze information, which may include a user line of sight, user point of focus, or an area that a user is not looking at, is determined from user body, head, eye and iris positioning. The user gaze information is used to select a context and interaction set for the user.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Vehicle location recognition device

A vehicle location recognition device has a correction unit for correcting a position of an own vehicle detected by a vehicle position estimation unit. The correction unit corrects the position of the own vehicle so as to reduce a difference in position between a position of a road object detected by a sensor and a position of a map road object contained in map road object information stored in a memory unit.
Denso Corporation

Dynamic 3d object recognition and printing

Three-dimensional (3d) object manufacturing systems and methods are operable to manufacture printed 3d objects corresponding to user-selected physical objects of interest shown in a media content event that have been viewed by a user, wherein at least one 3d printer that is accessible by the user of the media device is operable to manufacture the printed 3d object corresponding to the viewed physical object of interest.. .
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.

Microscopic image recognition detecting protein-based molecule

A microscopic image recognition system for detecting a protein-based molecule by presenting a recognition image is provided. The protein-based molecule has a state of a monomer.
I Shou University

Laser ranging device with beam signature and signature recognition

Techniques provided herein are directed toward enabling a laser ranging device to include, in optical pulses it generates, one or more unique “signatures” that enable the laser ranging device to distinguish pulses it generates from pulses generated by other laser ranging devices. These “signatures” can include a ringing frequency generated by residence circuitry in a laser driver of the laser ranging device that includes an adjustable capacitor enabling adjustment of the ringing frequency.
Qualcomm Incorporated

System of electrical fixtures with integral current monitoring, telemetry, remote control, safety & sensory features

An electrical safety product circuit topology and its equivalent variations for sensing, control, and reporting of household ac wall current, voltage, power, and energy use, and status of its ground-and-arc-fault-interrupting internal circuit breaker, is presented herein. The architecture includes any choice of telemetry platform, presumes a plurality of its kind join a wireless network with a plurality of other products endowed with the same platform faculty.

Devices and methods for nanoparticle enhanced impedance-based molecular sensing

An impedance based biosensor and method for detecting a target biomolecule in a sample are provided. The biosensor has a substrate, and first and second spaced-apart electrodes disposed at the substrate.
The Governors Of The University Of Alberta

Electro-shock projectile launcher

Described embodiments include an electro-shock projectile launcher, a method, and a system. An electro-shock projectile launcher includes a deployment tube configured to launch an electro-shock projectile toward a target human.
Elwha Llc

Method for operating an oil level regulator

In the method according to the invention for operating an oil level regulator on a compressor, the oil level regulator monitors an oil level in the compressor and causes oil to be refilled when an oil deficiency is recognized. The oil level regulator provides operating recognition of the compressor in which a check is made as to whether the compressor is in a switched-on or switched-off state, the refilling with oil being carried out only when the compressor is in the switched-on state..
Kriwan Industrie-elektronik Gmbh

Diagnostic and therapeutic epitope, and transgenic plant

(a) contacting a sample from the host with an agent selected from (i) the epitope comprising sequence which is: seq id no:1 or 2, or an equivalent sequence from a naturally occurring homologue of the gliadin represented by seq id no:3, (ii) an epitope comprising sequence comprising: seq id no:1, or an equivalent sequence from a naturally occurring homologue of the gliadin represented by seq id no:3, which epitope is an isolated oligopeptide derived from a gliadin protein, (iii) an analogue of (i) or (ii) which is capable of being recognised by a t cell receptor that recognises (i) or (ii), which in the case of a peptide analogue is not more than 50 amino acids in length, or (iv) a product comprising two or more agents as defined in (i), (ii) or (iii), and (b) determining in vitro whether t cells in the sample recognise the agent; recognition by the t cells indicating that the individual has, or is susceptible to, coeliac disease. Therapeutic compositions which comprise the epitope and gliadin proteins which do not cause coeliac disease are also provided..

Vehicle parking control

Methods and systems are provided for performing an automated parking operation of a vehicle. The methods and systems determine a position of a wireless driver device located outside of the vehicle.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Vision system for vehicle

A vision system for a vehicle includes a forward-viewing camera located behind and viewing through the vehicle windshield, a rear backup camera located at the rear of the vehicle, and a common image processor operable for processing captured image data. A video display screen is located within the interior cabin of the vehicle viewable by a driver of the vehicle.
Magna Electronics Inc.

Liquid accommodating body, liquid filling method, and liquid ejecting apparatus

A liquid accommodating body includes a liquid accommodating chamber that accommodates liquid, a pouring port through which the liquid is poured into the liquid accommodating chamber, a visual recognition portion through which a surface of liquid accommodated in the liquid accommodating chamber is visually recognized and which is provided on a side wall forming the liquid accommodating chamber, a partition wall that partitions the liquid accommodating chamber into a pouring port side liquid accommodating chamber into which the liquid is poured through the pouring port and a visual recognition portion side liquid accommodating chamber including the visual recognition portion in a direction intersecting a gravity direction, and a liquid communication portion which is provided between the partition wall and a bottom wall forming the liquid accommodating chamber and through which the pouring port side liquid accommodating chamber and the visual recognition portion side liquid accommodating chamber communicate with each other.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation

Dispensing inspection device, dispensing inspection method, and recording medium

There are provided a dispensing inspection device, a dispensing inspection method, a program, and a recording medium capable of inspecting whether dispensing is appropriately performed with high reliability. By obtaining a first image captured by imaging a rear surface of a medicine sheet and a second image obtained by imaging a lateral side thereof, and a third image obtained by irradiating a front surface of a fractional medicine with light from an inclined lower side, detecting a medicine name using ocr and/or code recognition from the first image, detecting the number of medicine sheets from the second image, detecting the number of fractional medicines from the third image, detecting a total number of medicines from the number of the medicine sheets and the number of the fractional medicines, and determining whether a medicine name and the number of medicines in prescription information and the detected medicine name and the detected total number of medicines match each other..
Fujifilm Corporation

Image processing apparatus and endoscope apparatus

An image processing apparatus including: an image acquisition device for observing a living body; a blood vessel recognition device that irradiates the living body with an exploration laser beam and that recognizes a blood vessel; an arithmetic operation unit that calculates a first laser spot position on a first frame acquired by the image acquisition device when the blood vessel is recognized and that adds a mark corresponding to the first laser spot to a position on a second frame corresponding to the first frame, the second frame being acquired at a time different from the time of the first frame; and a display unit for displaying, on an image acquired by the image acquisition device, a plurality of the marks added by the arithmetic operation unit as a result of the blood vessel being recognized at a plurality of different times.. .
Olympus Corporation

System for facilitating recognition of emotional condition and abnormality of an animal

A system includes a main body worn on an animal, a physiological sensing module generating a physiological signal associated with the animal, a processing module receiving the physiological signal, performing an analytical procedure thereon for obtaining digital data associated with an emotional condition of the animal, and outputting a drive signal, and an indication module receiving the drive signal and outputting an indication message accordingly. A health condition of the animal is recognized by comparing the digital data and predetermined reference data and when the health condition is determined to be abnormal, the indication module is controlled to output a notification message..
Nuworld Corporation

Component supply device and supply a component mounter

A component mounter including a control device configured to perform communication control with component supply device, a control device including guidance control section configured to issue guidance of a mounting position of component supply device to which carrier tape should be inserted based on information of the component stored in the carrier tape, a check control section configured to determine whether the carrier tape has been correctly inserted to the mounting position as guided by guidance control section, based on a recognition signal of tape insertion recognition section configured to recognize insertion of the carrier tape into tape insertion opening, and a supply command sending section configured to send a component supply command to the feeder at the mounting position in a case in which it is determined that the carrier tape has been inserted to the mounting position as guided by guidance control section.. .
Fuji Machine Mfg. Co., Ltd.

Isothermal image enhancement systems and methods

Systems and methods are provided for generating isothermally enhanced images. An isothermally enhanced image may be an isothermally enhanced non-thermal image such as an isothermally enhanced visible light image.
Flir Systems, Inc.

Electronic device and method thereof for grip recognition

An electronic device and a method of grip recognition of the electronic device are provided. The electronic device includes an antenna, a radio communication device having a coupler, a memory, and a processor which is electrically connected to the radio communication device and the memory, wherein the memory includes instructions, executable by the processor, wherein the processor is configured to detect a first signal being transmitted and a second signal being received through the antenna using the coupler, calculate a reflection coefficient of the antenna based on the first signal and the second signal, determine a signal magnitude and a phase corresponding to the reflection coefficient, and determine whether the electronic device is being gripped based on the signal magnitude and the phase..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and apparatus to improve speech recognition in a high audio noise environment

A method improves speech recognition using a device located in proximity to a machine emitting high levels of audio noise. The microphone of the device receives the audio noise emitted by the machine and the speech emitted by a user and generates a composite signal.
Vocollect, Inc.

Reverberation compensation for far-field speaker recognition

Techniques are provided for reverberation compensation for far-field speaker recognition. A methodology implementing the techniques according to an embodiment includes receiving an authentication audio signal associated with speech of a user and extracting features from the authentication audio signal.
Intel Corporation

Method and speech recognition using device usage pattern of user

A method and apparatus for improving the performance of voice recognition in a mobile device are provided. The method of recognizing a voice includes: monitoring the usage pattern of a user of a device for inputting a voice; selecting predetermined words from among words stored in the device based on the result of monitoring, and storing the selected words; and recognizing a voice based on an acoustic model and predetermined words.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Speech recognition system, speech recognition device, speech recognition method, and control program

A voice recognition device includes a storage, a voice recognizer, and a reject information generator. The storage stores reject information for use in specifying a voice.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Intention recognition for triggering voice recognition system

A method and intent recognition system that triggers voice recognition is provided. The intent recognition system includes an intent recognition device that detects a user location and/or behavior in a building and detects a triggering event based on the user location and/or behavior that suggests the user wants to input a service request, a prompt device that is triggered to provide a prompt based on the detecting by the intent recognition device and the detected triggering event, a listening device that receives an auditory input from the user, a signal processing device that processes the received auditory input and generates a control signal, and in-building equipment that receives the control signal from the signal processing device and controls the in-building equipment based on the control signal..
Otis Elevator Company

Language models using domain-specific model components

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for language models using domain-specific model components. In some implementations, context data for an utterance is obtained.
Google Inc.

Multi-accent speech recognition

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media for training a hierarchical recurrent neural network (hrnn) having a plurality of parameters on a plurality of training acoustic sequences to generate phoneme representations of received acoustic sequences. One method includes, for each of the received training acoustic sequences: processing the received acoustic sequence in accordance with current values of the parameters of the hrnn to generate a predicted grapheme representation of the received acoustic sequence; processing an intermediate output generated by an intermediate layer of the hrnn during the processing of the received acoustic sequence to generate one or more predicted phoneme representations of the received acoustic sequence; and adjusting the current values of the parameters of the hrnn based at (i) the predicted grapheme representation and (ii) the one or more predicted phoneme representations..
Google Inc.

Information processing device, information processing method, and program

There is provided an information processing device that enables recognition that there is a sensor from which a state of a user is likely to be acquired from a circumference, the information processing device including: an acquiring unit configured to acquire information relating to a sensor which is likely to acquire a state of a user on the basis of notification information for allowing recognition of existence of a sensor located around the user.. .
Sony Corporation

Efficient driver action prediction system based on temporal fusion of sensor data using deep (bidirectional) recurrent neural network

By way of example, the technology disclosed by this document may be implemented in a method that includes receiving stored sensor data describing characteristics of a vehicle in motion at a past time and extracting features for prediction and features for recognition from the stored sensor data. The features for prediction may be input into a prediction network, which may generate a predicted label for a past driver action based on the features for prediction.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Integrative cognition of driver behavior

By way of example, the technology disclosed by this document is capable of receiving signal data from one or more sensors; inputting the signal data into an input layer of a deep neural network (dnn), the dnn including one or more layers; generating, using the one or more layers of the dnn, one or more spatial representations of the signal data; generating, using one or more hierarchical temporal memories (htms) respectively associated with the one or more layers of the dnns, one or more temporal predictions by the dnn based on the one or more spatial representations; and generating an anticipation of a future outcome by recognizing a temporal pattern based on the one or more temporal predictions.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Training of front-end and back-end neural networks

Methods, systems, and computer programs are provided for training a front-end neural network (“front-end nn”) and a back-end neural network (“back-end nn”). The method includes: combining the back-end nn with the front-end nn so that an output layer of the front-end nn is also an input layer of the back-end nn to form a joint layer to thereby generate a combined nn; and training the combined nn for a speech recognition with a set of utterances as training data, a plurality of specific units in the joint layer being dropped during the training and the plurality of the specific units corresponding to one or more common frequency bands.
International Business Machines Corporation

Distributed event prediction and machine learning object recognition system

A computing device predicts occurrence of an event or classifies an object using distributed unlabeled data. Supervised data that includes a labeled subset of a plurality of observation vectors is identified.
Sas Institute Inc.

Augmented reality display device with deep learning sensors

A head-mounted augmented reality (ar) device can include a hardware processor programmed to receive different types of sensor data from a plurality of sensors (e.g., an inertial measurement unit, an outward-facing camera, a depth sensing camera, an eye imaging camera, or a microphone); and determining an event of a plurality of events using the different types of sensor data and a hydra neural network (e.g., face recognition, visual search, gesture identification, semantic segmentation, object detection, lighting detection, simultaneous localization and mapping, relocalization).. .
Magic Leap, Inc.

Determining images having unidentifiable license plates

An approach for processing an image is presented. A category specifying characteristics of a shape of a license plate is determined.
International Business Machines Corporation

Methods for performing biometric recognition of a human eye and corroboration of same

A method of biometric recognition is provided. Multiple images of the face or other non-iris image and iris of an individual are acquired.
Eyelock Llc

Real-time font edge focus measurement for optical character recognition (ocr)

A system and process of generating an improved image for optical character recognition is disclosed comprising dynamically obtaining a video source image comprising one or more characters on a background using a video capture device; detecting edges of at least one of the one or more characters that comprise the video source image; determining a sharpness value for the edges of the at least one of the one or more characters, wherein the sharpness value is related to the ability of the video capture device to distinguish the edges of the characters from the background; and indicating at least when the sharpness value is at a predetermined value or within a predetermined range of values.. .
Sage Software, Inc.

Automated processing of receipts and invoices

Systems and methods for automatic processing of receipts to capture data from the receipts are presented. Upon receiving an image of a receipt, an optical character recognition (ocr) of the receipt content embodied in the image is executed.
Metabrite, Inc.

Face recognition system and method

A face recognition system for recognizing face in two stages includes a processor and a camera. The camera captures a face image.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

System and 3d local surface matching

A system and associated methodology for three-dimensional (3d) local surface matching that extracts a treble of 3d profiles from data corresponding to a 3d local surface wherein the treble of the 3d profiles includes a central profile and two adjacent profiles, calculates a scalar sequence pair based on the treble of the 3d profiles, calculates adjustable integral kernels based on the scalar sequence pair, and provides the adjustable integral kernels to pattern recognition applications.. .
Umm Al-qura University

Fingerprint recognition component, pressure detection method and fingerprint recognition ic

The present disclosure relates to a surface shape recognition hardware component, which belongs to the field of fingerprint recognition. The surface shape recognition hardware component includes a fingerprint sensor component, a fingerprint recognition integrated circuit (ic) and a reference electrode disposed below the fingerprint sensor component; the fingerprint sensor component is electrically connected with the fingerprint recognition ic, and the fingerprint sensor component contains a sensing electrode; the fingerprint recognition ic can determine a pressure value on the surface shape recognition hardware component by monitoring a capacitance change between the sensing electrode and the reference electrode when a fingerprint input operation performed on the fingerprint sensor component is detected, in order to carry out the subsequent differential processing, thereby expanding application scenarios of the fingerprint recognition, and improving the user experience..
Beijing Xiaomi Mobile Software Co., Ltd.

Language translation device and language translation method

A method of providing real-time translation for video chat is provided. The method includes: continuously receiving first-language voice data and at least one second-language word from a first terminal; continuously displaying the at least one second-language word at the same time as reproduction of the voice data; acquiring a second-language translation of an ended sentence included in a voice recognition result for the voice data; and substituting at least one word, which corresponds to the ended sentence in the displayed at least one second-language word, with the acquired translation.
Hyperconnect, Inc.

Conversational chatbot for translated speech conversations

A server includes a processor and memory, a network interface, and a first application executed by the processor and memory. The first application is configured to receive an input in a first language based on a call received via the network interface by a voice over internet protocol (voip) application executed by the server.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Electronic device and controlling the same

An electronic device and a method for controlling the same are disclosed. The electronic device include a display unit and a controller configured to render a web page, display the rendered web page on the display unit, and detect the body of the web page satisfying a predetermined condition, to which a visual recognition method is applied, based on alignment information of objects of the web page when receiving a specific input through the display unit..
Iucf-hyu (industry-university Cooperation Foundation Hanyang University)

Pressure-sensing touch system and method and display system

A pressure-sensing touch system for recognition of a touch event caused by a pressure applied at a touch position is disclosed which includes a light guide plate, a light output plate, a light source subsystem, a plurality of interference plates, a plurality of detectors and a controller. Upon application of the pressure at the touch position, a change in an intensity distribution of output light exiting from two through-openings of the interference plate occurs.
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Gesture recognition device, gesture recognition method, and information processing device

Provided are a gesture recognition device, a gesture recognition method and an information processing device for making it possible to quickly recognize a gesture of a user. The gesture recognition device includes a motion information generator that generates body part motion information by performing detection and tracking of the body part, a prediction processor that makes a first comparison of comparing the generated body part motion information with previously stored pre-gesture motion model information and generates a prediction result regarding a pre-gesture motion on the basis of a result of the first comparison, and a recognition processor that makes a second comparison of comparing the generated body part motion information with previously stored gesture model information and generates a result of recognition of the gesture represented by a motion of the detected body part on the basis of the prediction result and a result of the second comparison..
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

System and distant gesture-based control using a network of sensors across the building

A gesture-based interaction system for communication with an equipment-based system includes a sensor device and a signal processing unit. The sensor device is configured to capture at least one scene of a user to monitor for at least one gesture of a plurality of possible gestures, conducted by the user, and output a captured signal.
Otis Elevator Company

System and distant gesture-based control using a network of sensors across the building

A gesture and location recognition system and method are provided. The system includes a sensor device that captures a data signal of a user and detects a gesture input from the user from the data signal, wherein a user location can be calculated based on a sensor location of the sensor device in a building and the collected data signal of the user, a signal processing device that generates a control signal based on the gesture input and the user location, and in-building equipment that receives the control signal from the signal processing device and controls the in-building equipment based on the control signal..
Otis Elevator Company

Electronic device

An electronic device includes a chassis, a first thermal cover, and a second thermal cover. The chassis is assembled with a motherboard and a recognition device.
Aopen Inc.

Data processing personal radiation dosimeter to recognize activity of wearer by using motion sensor value

A method for recognizing whether a radiation worker normally wears a personal radiation dosimeter, recognizing a radiation dose and work behavior at a specific time point by integrally analyzing radiation measurement data of a personal radiation dosimeter and motion data of a radiation worker, and helping improvement of work behavior of a radiation worker and improvement of radioactive danger recognition on the basis of such data.. .
Fcunwired Co., Ltd.

Recognition of repetition patterns in mr sequences

The disclosure relates to a method for determining a sequence information element of a magnetic resonance sequence, a computer program product and an evaluation unit for performing such a method, and also a magnetic resonance device having such an evaluation unit. The method includes a determination of the sequence information element based on at least one pattern of the magnetic resonance sequence..

Portable device with improved sensor position change detection

The invention relates to a portable device with improved sensor position change detection. It aims at detecting a change of position of a mobile device relative to a user and, based on this change of position, a change of orientation of the mobile device relative to the user.
Movea

Multi-functional self-defense device

A multi-functional self-defense device comprises primarily a main body, a tube body embedded in the main body, and a bottle body sheathed in the tube body. At a top edge of the main body is disposed a positioning groove.

Methods of determining and predicting mutated mrna splice isoforms

Mutations that affect mrna splicing often produce multiple mrna isoforms containing different exon structures. Definition of an exon and its inclusion in mature mrna relies on joint recognition of both acceptor and donor splice sites.

Compositions and systems for conferring disease resistance in plants and methods of use thereof

Compositions, systems and methods are provided for conferring disease resistance to plant pathogens that use proteases to target plant substrate proteins inside plant cells. Briefly, the compositions, systems and methods are based upon plant substrate proteins that are targeted by pathogen-specific proteases and that activate nucleotide binding site-leucine rich repeat (nb-lrr) disease resistance proteins when cleaved by the protease.
Indiana University Research And Technology Corpora

19-nor neuroactive steroids and methods of use thereof

Provided herein are 3,3-disubstituted 19-nor-steroidal compounds according to formula (1): and pharmaceutical compositions thereof. Such compounds are contemplated useful for the prevention and treatment of a variety of cns-related conditions, for example, treatment of sleep disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia spectrum disorders, disorders of memory and/or cognition, movement disorders, personality disorders, autism spectrum disorders, pain, traumatic brain injury, vascular diseases, substance abuse disorders and/or withdrawal syndromes, tinnitus, and status epilepticus..
Sage Therapeutics, Inc.

Uses of histone acetyltransferase activators

The invention provides methods for enhancing histone acylation, learning, memory and/or cognition in subjects with compound (i) or compositions comprising compound (i), or a pharmaceutically acceptable salt thereof.. .
The Trustees Of Columbia University In The City Of Newyork

Automatic driving control device

Control can be continued so that control of automatic driving is not canceled even in a non-average specific road environment. An automatic driving control device, which controls an actuator of a vehicle in order to automatically travel on a road without driver operation through the use of an external surrounding recognition sensor for recognizing external surroundings and information from the external surrounding recognition sensor, has a learning recording device for recording external surrounding recognition information and vehicle status information when the driver is driving, an output comparison device for comparing the information recorded in the learning recording device with the processing results when the information recorded in the recording device is processed by the automatic driving control device, and a control parameter setting device for setting control parameters so that the results compared by the output comparison device approach the driving of the driver..
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd.

System for controlling powertrain of an electric vehicle

A system for controlling powertrain of an electric vehicle, comprising: a driver recognition module, configured for determining the identity information of the controlled vehicle's driver, and uploading the identity information to a backend computing unit; the backend computing unit, located at a remote end of the controlled vehicle, configured for generating a first control information based on the driver's identity information; an assist control module, configured for generating a second control information based on the information related to current driving of the controlled vehicle which is acquired from the backend computing unit; and a control information application module, integrated in the controlled vehicle, configured for applying the first and second control information to the powertrain of the controlled vehicle. Optimized control for powertrain is achieved and an excellent user experience is provided.
Nextev Limited

Gesture-based control and usage of video relay service communications

A method and system are disclosed for enabling members of the deaf, hard of hearing, or speech-impaired (d-hoh-si) community to start and control communications conducted through a video relay service (vrs) without the need for a remote-control device. A combination of standard-asl and non-asl hand commands are interpreted using “hand recognition” (similar to “face recognition”) to control the operation of a vrs system through multiple operating modes.
Purple Communications, Inc.

Methods and apparatus to capture images

Methods and apparatus to operate a mobile phone are disclosed. An example mobile phone disclosed herein includes an illumination source and an image sensor to capture a first image of a face.
The Nielsen Company (us), Llc

System providing business directory service for voice activated messaging

A system and method of providing a voice activated message service to a business is disclosed. Embodiments use a computing device enabled with voice recognition to look up a business name and location from a database in response to a user's voice activated command and message.

Scripting support for data identifiers, voice recognition and speech in a telnet session

Methods of adding data identifiers and speech/voice recognition functionality are disclosed. A telnet client runs one or more scripts that add data identifiers to data fields in a telnet session.
Crimson Corporation

Authentication for over the top broadcast streaming using automated content recognition

An authenticator in a second user device captures a media sample played on a first user device in proximity to the second user device. The media sample comprises at least one of an audio portion, a video portion or an image portion of a media stream received by the first user device from a remote media streaming source over a network.
Audible Magic Corporation

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program

[object] to provide a technology which is capable of lowering a psychological barrier to perform communication with other users. [solution] provided is an information processing apparatus including: a selecting unit configured to select a second user to be a target of notification of information on the basis of a result of behavior recognition with respect to a first user..
Sony Corporation

Training deep neural network for acoustic modeling in speech recognition

A method is provided for training a deep neural network (dnn) for acoustic modeling in speech recognition. The method includes reading central frames and side frames as input frames from a memory.
International Business Machines Corporation

Voice print identification portal

Systems and methods providing for a dual use voice analysis system are disclosed herein. Speech recognition is achieved by comparing characteristics of words spoken by a speaker to one or more templates of human language words.

Location based voice recognition system

Systems and methods for providing location based voice recognition include receiving, through a first microphone, an audio signal from a first user that includes an audio command requesting a service that requires user authorization before access to at least a portion of the service is granted. The user authorization is based on voice recognition (e.g., voice authentication and/or voice identification) of the audio signal.
Paypal, Inc.

Method and display device for recognizing voice

A method and display device for recognizing voice is provided. A method of recognizing voice by a display device for performing an operation according to a control command of a remote control device includes: receiving an audio signal including user voice transmitted from the remote control device, extracting a signal characteristic of the received audio signal, identifying a noise type related to the extracted signal characteristic with reference to signal characteristics for each of a plurality of pre-stored noise types, and outputting guide information corresponding to the identified noise type.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Modeling a class posterior probability of context dependent phonemes in a speech recognition system

What is disclosed is a system and method for modelling a class posterior probability of context dependent phonemes in a speech recognition system. A representation network is trained by projecting a n-dimensional feature vector into g intermediate layers of nodes.
Conduent Business Services, Llc

Hybrid phoneme, diphone, morpheme, and word-level deep neural networks

An approach of hybrid frame, phone, diphone, morpheme, and word-level deep neural networks (dnn) in model training and applications is described. The approach can be applied to many applications.
Apptek, Inc.

Automatic system access using facial recognition

Methods and systems are described for automatic system access using facial recognition. According to at least one embodiment, an apparatus for automatic system access using facial recognition includes a processor, a memory in electronic communication with the processor, and instructions stored in the memory which are executable by a processor to identify faces of a plurality of persons relative to a premises, and determine, based at least in part on the identifying, a first person from the plurality of persons satisfies a frequent occupant threshold.
Vivint, Inc.

Method and system for access control monitoring

The present disclosure discloses a method and system for access control monitoring. The method includes: matching with a mobile terminal on a user's side provided with function of short-range wireless communication, and establishing a verification list recording the user identity information; when the monitoring function is on, controlling the access control terminal to identify a mobile terminal within a monitored region; when the mobile terminal is identified, verifying user identity information of the user to which the mobile terminal belongs; when the verification of the user identity information is approved, locating the user to which the mobile terminal belongs; for a successfully located user, activating a voice recognition mode, controlling the access control terminal to play identification prompt sounds to the user and verifying the identity of the user by user responding voice returned by the access control terminal, and controlling opening or closing of the access control based on the voice verification result.
Goertek Inc.

Systems and methods for contextually augmented video creation and sharing

An augmented reality (ar) device includes a 3d video camera to capture video images and corresponding depth information, a display device to display the video data, and an ar module to add a virtual 3d model to the displayed video data. A depth mapping module generates a 3d map based on the depth information, a dynamic scene recognition and tracking module processes the video images and the 3d map to detect and track a target object within a field of view of the 3d video camera, and an augmented video rendering module renders an augmented video of the virtual 3d model dynamically interacting with the target object.
Intel Corporation

Recognition device

With a recognition device of the present invention, when a target component that is an imaging target is moved in a direction from one to another of an upper limit imaging position and a lower limit imaging position, a protruding section of the target component is imaged at each of a predetermined pitch (0.1 mm). Then, it is determined whether it is possible to recognize the position of the protruding section of the target component based on image data of each pitch (o: recognition possible, x: recognition not possible).
Fuji Machine Mfg. Co. Ltd.

Recognition device and recognition method

A leaded component held by suction nozzle is imaged under three types of imaging conditions, imaging in a state illuminated by laser illumination, imaging in a state illuminated by incident illumination, and imaging in a state illuminated by side illumination and in illumination 114. In a case in which it is not possible to appropriately recognize a position of a lead by recognition processing using image data of the first set of imaging conditions, recognition processing is performed again using image data of a second set of imaging conditions different to the first set of imaging conditions.
Fuji Machine Mfg. Co., Ltd.

Active rfid-based real time location systems

A computer-implemented method includes identifying one or more tag readers. The one or more of tag readers are positioned peripherally to a region.
International Business Machines Corporation

Textile matching using color and pattern recognition and methods of use

Textile matching using color and pattern recognition and methods of use are provided herein. An example method includes analyzing an image (305) of a first article of clothing to obtain color information and pattern information (205-230), comparing the color information and pattern information of the first article of clothing to color information and pattern information for a plurality of other articles of clothing (using bayesian probability analysis to determine matched pairs, and providing a user with wardrobe suggestions using the matched pairs (705-740)..

Reference line setting device, reference line setting method and reference line setting program

A reference line setting device includes an image acquisition means to acquire an image containing a character region, a recognition means to recognize characters from the character region of the image by a specified recognition method, a line position information acquisition means to acquire line position information of a plurality of characters out of the characters recognized by the recognition means with reference to a storage means storing, for each character, line position information concerning a position which at least two reference lines pass through in a vertical direction of characters, the reference lines being lines drawn in an alignment direction of characters, along which a certain part of each character is to be placed, and a setting means to set each of the reference lines to the image based on a plurality of line position information for each reference line acquired by the line position information acquisition means.. .
Rakuten, Inc.

Face detection and recognition

The present invention provides, in at least one aspect, methods and systems that detect at least one face in at least one digital image, determine and store area co-ordinates of a location of the at least one detected face in the at least one digital image, apply at least one transformation to the at least one detected face to create at least one portrait of the at least one detected face, rotate the at least one portrait at least until the at least one portrait is shown in a vertical orientation and a pair of eyes of the at least one face shown in the at least one portrait are positioned on a horizontal plane; and store the rotated at least one portrait.. .
Applied Recognition Inc.

Three dimensional modelling

Two related methods of fitting a three dimensional model, and a method of performing facial recognition, are disclosed. One method comprises estimating and refining geometric information using image landmarks on an object in a two dimensional image.
University Of Surrey

Method of recognizing fingerprints, apparatus and terminal devices

A method of recognizing fingerprints, an apparatus and a terminal device are provided. The method of recognizing fingerprints includes following operations.
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Pathway recognition algorithm using data integration on genomic models (paradigm)

The present invention relates to methods for evaluating the probability that a patient's diagnosis may be treated with a particular clinical regimen or therapy.. .
The Regents Of The University Of California

Pathway recognition algorithm using data integration on genomic models (paradigm)

The present invention relates to methods for evaluating the probability that a patient's diagnosis may be treated with a particular clinical regimen or therapy.. .
The Regents Of The University Of California

Wide area augmented reality location-based services

Apparatus, methods and systems of providing ar content are disclosed. Embodiments of the inventive subject matter can obtain an initial map of an area, derive views of interest, obtain ar content objects associated with the views of interest, establish experience clusters and generate a tile map tessellated based on the experience clusters.
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Cognitive information security using a behavioral recognition system

Embodiments presented herein describe techniques for generating a linguistic model of input data obtained from a data source (e.g., a video camera). According to one embodiment of the present disclosure, a sequence of symbols is generated based on an ordered stream of normalized vectors generated from the input data.
Omni Ai, Inc.

Conductive film, touch panel sensor, and touch panel

According to the invention, there are provided a conductive film which has a mesh-like metal layer composed of metal thin wires and in which visual recognition of the metal thin wires is suppressed and the metal layer has excellent conductive characteristics, a touch panel sensor, and a touch panel. A conductive film according to the invention includes a substrate; a patterned to-be-plated layer which is disposed on the substrate in a mesh pattern and has a functional group interacting with a plating catalyst or a precursor thereof; and a mesh-like metal layer which is disposed on the patterned to-be-plated layer and has a plurality of metal thin wires intersecting each other, an average thickness of the patterned to-be-plated layer is 0.05 to 100 μm, an average thickness of the metal layer is 0.05 to 0.5 μm, and an average intersection growing rate at an intersection of metal thin wires of the mesh of the metal layer is 1.6 or less..
Fujifilm Corporation

Method and selecting between multiple gesture recognition systems

A method and apparatus for selecting between multiple gesture recognition systems includes an electronic device determining a context of operation for the electronic device that affects a gesture recognition function performed by the electronic device. The electronic device also selects, based on the context of operation, one of a plurality of gesture recognition systems in the electronic device as an active gesture recognition system for receiving gesturing input to perform the gesture recognition function, wherein the plurality of gesture recognition systems comprises an image-based gesture recognition system and a non-image-based gesture recognition system..
Google Technology Holdings Llc

Ship

The present invention addresses the problem of providing a ship that can recognize the correct position of itself on the sea. A ship (100) comprises a recognition controller (160) that recognizes the position of the ship on the sea, the recognition controller (160) recognizing the position of the ship on the sea on the basis of relative distances between the ship (100) and a plurality of land-based targets.
Yanmar Co., Ltd.

Unmanned aerial vehicle having automatic tracking function and controlling the same

The present invention relates to an unmanned aerial vehicle having an automatic tracking function and a control method thereof, the unmanned aerial vehicle comprising: an image input unit for acquiring an image of a peripheral image of a subject to be photographed; an object recognition unit for extracting a region of interest using the image acquired through the image input unit, detecting a specific region located within the region of interest to measure coordinates, and recognizing the specific region as an object to be tracked; an object tracking unit for calculating and tracking a position of the object to be tracked recognized by the object recognition unit using a tracking learning detection (tld) learning algorithm and generating a drive command for driving the unmanned aerial vehicle corresponding to the position; a motion recognition unit for recognizing a motion of the object to be tracked and generating a driving command corresponding to a photographing mode, a moving picture photographing mode, and a return mode; and a drive control unit for driving the unmanned aerial vehicle according to the drive command. Due to this feature, the present invention has an effect of enabling autonomous flight of an unmanned aerial vehicle by recognizing and automatically tracking an object to be tracked..
Eyedea Inc.

Method and device for modulating backlight source, light bar, backlight module, and display device

A method and device for modulating a backlight source, a light bar, a backlight module, a display device, which can reduce the noise output from the backlight source. The method for modulating the backlight source includes inputting a periodic ac voltage to the backlight source within a time period of an image frame, so that the backlight source is periodically turned on and off.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Target system

A target system designed to be stand-alone and modular which includes a target area which is two or more sided and which can be rotated through a large number of different positions and rotations. The system can also include systems for projectile impact recognition.
Ts Founders, Llc

Control system and control guiding a motor vehicle along a path and for avoiding a collision with another motor vehicle

A control system which for use in a host motor vehicle is configured and intended for recognizing motor vehicles traveling ahead, to the side, and/or behind and preferably stationary objects situated ahead, based on surroundings data obtained from at least one surroundings sensor associated with the host motor vehicle. The at least one surroundings sensor is configured for providing an electronic controller of the control system with surroundings data that represent an area in front of, next to, or behind the host motor vehicle.
Trw Automotive Gmbh

Methods of manufacturing bioactive gels from extracellular matrix material

The present invention is directed to methods of manufacturing bioactive gels from ecm material, i.e., gels which retain bioactivity, and can serve as scaffolds for preclinical and clinical tissue engineering and regenerative medicine approaches to tissue reconstruction the manufacturing methods take advantage of a new recognition that bioactive gels from. Ecm material can he created by digesting particularized ecm material in an alkaline environment and neutralizing to provide bioactive gels.
Acell, Inc.

Activity recognition systems and methods

Systems and methods for recognizing and/or predicting activities of a user of a mobile device are disclosed. In certain embodiments, the systems and methods may predict a future activity and/or location of a mobile device user based on current and/or historical device data and/or other personal information relating to the user.
Intertrust Technologies Corporation

Data processing method and live broadcasting

Data processing methods, live broadcasting methods and devices are disclosed. An example data processing method may comprise converting audio and video data into broadcast data in a predetermined format, and performing speech recognition on audio data in the audio and video data, and adding the text information obtained from speech recognition into the broadcast data.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Compact video representation for video event retrieval and recognition

Comprehensive, compact, and discriminative representations of videos can be obtained using a counting grid representation of the video and aggregating features associated with active locations of the counting grid to obtain a feature representation of the video. The feature representation can be used for video retrieval and/or recognition.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Method and system for adjusting a projected image, and projection device

The disclosure relates to the field of electronic devices and particularly to a method and device for adjusting a projected image so as to adjust the problem of time-consuming and inaccurate manual adjustment of the image in the existing method for adjusting a projected image. The method according to an embodiment of the disclosure includes: transmitting, by a projection device, to each zone in a projection range, positional information corresponding to the zone; receiving, by the projection device, position identifiers, transmitted by recognition devices located in space round a projection screen, the position identifiers determined by the recognition devices according to the positional information transmitted by the projection device; and adjusting, by the projection device, the projection range according to the position identifiers transmitted by the recognition devices..
Hisense International Co., Ltd.

Intelligently capturing digital images based on user preferences

Systems, methods, and computer program products to perform an operation comprising receiving image data provided by an image sensor, identifying, based on a facial recognition algorithm applied to the image data, a first face in the image data, identifying a plurality of rules applicable to capturing images based on the image data, and upon determining that a first rule of the plurality of rules restricts depiction of the first face in an image: performing a predefined operation to restrict depiction of the first face in the image data provided by the image sensor, and subsequent to performing the predefined operation to the image data, generating an image for output based on the image data, wherein the generated image does not depict the first face.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Sending, receiving and transmitting apparatuses of dual-power system and fingerprint recognition system

Sending, receiving and transmitting apparatuses of a dual-power system and a fingerprint recognition system are provided. The dual-power system includes a first power system for providing a first high voltage signal and a first low voltage signal and a second power system for providing a second high voltage signal and a second low voltage signal, and a voltage difference between the first high voltage signal and the first low voltage signal is equal to that between the second high voltage signal and the second low voltage signal.
Focaltech Electronics, Ltd.

Method for manufacturing semiconductor device

When a memory chip is mounted over a logic chip, a recognition range including a recognition mark formed at a back surface of the logic chip is imaged and a shape of the recognition range is recognized, alignment of a plurality of bumps of the logic chip and a plurality of projection electrodes of the above-described memory chip is performed based on a result of the recognition, and the above-described memory chip is mounted over the logic chip. At this time, the shape of the recognition range is different from any portion of an array shape of the bumps, as a result, the recognition mark in the shape of the recognition range can be reliably recognized, and alignment of the bumps of the logic chip and the projection electrodes of the above-described memory chip is performed with high accuracy..

Speaker recognition

This application describes methods and apparatus for generating a prompt to be presented to a user for the user to vocalise as part of speaker recognition. An apparatus according to an embodiment has a selector for selecting at least one vocal prompt element to form at least part of said prompt from a predetermined set of a plurality of vocal prompt elements.
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

Speaker recognition

This application describes methods and apparatus for speaker recognition. An apparatus according to an embodiment has an analyzer (202) for analyzing each frame of a sequence of frames of audio data (ain) which correspond to speech sounds uttered by a user to determine at least one characteristic of the speech sound of that frame.
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

Display registration of user command

A display apparatus includes an input unit configured to receive a user command; an output unit configured to output a registration suitability determination result for the user command; and a processor configured to generate phonetic symbols for the user command, analyze the generated phonetic symbols to determine registration suitability for the user command, and control the output unit to output the registration suitability determination result for the user command. Therefore, the display apparatus may register a user command which is resistant to misrecognition and guarantees high recognition rate among user commands defined by a user..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method for controlling speech-recognition text-generation controlling mobile terminal

A method is provided for controlling a device used in a speech-recognition system, in which the device captures speech. The method includes determining a presence or an absence of an object in proximity to the device.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

Method and identifying acoustic background environments based on time and speed to enhance automatic speech recognition

Disclosed are systems, methods, and computer readable media for identifying an acoustic environment of a caller. The method embodiment comprises analyzing acoustic features of a received audio signal from a caller, receiving meta-data information based on a previously recorded time and speed of the caller, classifying a background environment of the caller based on the analyzed acoustic features and the meta-data, selecting an acoustic model matched to the classified background environment from a plurality of acoustic models, and performing speech recognition as the received audio signal using the selected acoustic model..
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Apparatus and holding objects

According to one embodiment, an object holding apparatus includes a holding part, a recognition device, and a controller. The holding part is able to hold at least one object.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Mobile processing device system for patient monitoring data acquisition

A mobile processing device system for patient monitoring data acquisition includes a repository of information. The information associates a particular patient monitoring device type for displaying a particular patient parameter with a particular text label identifying the particular patient parameter.
Cerner Innovation, Inc.

Authentication techniques including speech and/or lip movement analysis

A system, apparatus, method, and machine readable medium are described for performing eye tracking during authentication. For example, one embodiment of a method comprises: receiving a request to authenticate a user; presenting one or more screen layouts to the user; capturing a sequence of images which include the user's eyes as the one or more screen layouts are displayed; and (a) performing eye movement detection across the sequence of images to identify a correlation between motion of the user's eyes as the one or more screen layouts are presented and an expected motion of the user's eyes as the one or more screen layouts are presented and/or (b) measuring the eye's pupil size to identify a correlation between the effective light intensity of the screen and its effect on the user's eye pupil size; capturing audio of the user's voice; and performing voice recognition techniques to determine a correlation between the captured audio of the user's voice and one or more voice prints..
Nok Nok Labs, Inc.

Utilizing spatial statistical models to reduce memory and processing resource utilization

A method, article comprising machine-readable instructions and apparatus that processes data systems for encoding, decoding, pattern recognition/matching and data generation is disclosed. State subsets of a data system are identified for the efficient processing of data based, at least in part, on the data system's systemic characteristics..

Neural network based acoustic models for speech recognition by grouping context-dependent targets

Methods and systems for training a neural network include identifying weights in a neural network between a final hidden neuron layer and an output neuron layer that correspond to state matches between a neuron of the final hidden neuron layer and a respective neuron of the output neuron layer. The identified weights are initialized to a predetermined non-zero value and initializing other weights between the final hidden neuron layer and the output neuron layer to zero.
International Business Machines Corporation

Face recognition in big data ecosystem using multiple recognition models

A system trains a facial recognition modeling system using an extremely large data set of facial images, by distributing a plurality of facial recognition models across a plurality of nodes within the facial recognition modeling system. The system optimizes a facial matching accuracy of the facial recognition modeling system by increasing a facial image set variance among the plurality of facial recognition models.
International Business Machines Corporation

Face recognition in big data ecosystem using multiple recognition models

A system trains a facial recognition modeling system using an extremely large data set of facial images, by distributing a plurality of facial recognition models across a plurality of nodes within the facial recognition modeling system. The system optimizes a facial matching accuracy of the facial recognition modeling system by increasing a facial image set variance among the plurality of facial recognition models.
International Business Machines Corporation

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium

There is provided with an information processing apparatus. A processing unit obtains output data by inputting training data to a recognition unit.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image recognition apparatus, image recognition system, and image recognition method

An image recognition apparatus 100 includes a gradient feature computation unit 120 configured to calculate, from an image divided into a plurality of blocks, gradient feature values for each of the plurality of blocks, a combination pattern storage unit 160 configured to store a plurality of combination patterns of the gradient feature values, and a co-occurrence feature computation unit 131 configured to calculate a co-occurrence feature value in a plurality of blocks for each of the plurality of combination patterns. Further, image recognition apparatus 100 includes an arithmetic computation unit 132 configured to calculate an addition value by adding the co-occurrence feature value calculated for each of the plurality of blocks for each of the plurality of combination patterns, a statistical data generation unit 140 configured to generate statistical data from the addition value.
Renesas Electronics Corporation

Extracting image data using three-dimensional models

Comparing extracted card data from a continuous scan comprises an optical character recognition (“ocr”) system for extracted data based on three-dimensional models. The system receives a digital scan of a physical card and obtains a plurality of images of the card from the digital scan of the physical card.
Google Inc.

Metric-based recognition, systems and methods

Apparatus, methods and systems of object recognition are disclosed. Embodiments of the inventive subject matter generates map-altered image data according to an object-specific metric map, derives a metric-based descriptor set by executing an image analysis algorithm on the map-altered image data, and retrieves digital content associated with a target object as a function of the metric-based descriptor set..
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Object recognition for bottom of basket detection

A checkout lane management system is described that uses object recognition to detect whether one or more items is under a shopping cart during a customer checkout process. The checkout lane management system may comprise one or more of cameras for collecting a stream of images focused on a checkout lane.
Indaflow Llc

Selectively downloading targeted object recognition modules

Methods, apparatus, systems, and computer-readable media are provided for downloading targeted object recognition modules that are selected from a library of candidate targeted object recognition modules based on various signals. In some implementations, an object recognition client may be operated to facilitate object recognition for a robot.
X Development Llc

Clustering large database of images using multilevel clustering approach for optimized face recognition process

In multilevel clustering for a face recognition process, the first stage clustering is performed on each computing node, using the first x vector coefficients. From the resulting k clusters created in the first stage, a limited number of clusters are selected on which the second stage clustering is performed, using the next y vector coefficients.
International Business Machines Corporation

Clustering large database of images using multilevel clustering approach for optimized face recognition process

In multilevel clustering for a face recognition process, the first stage clustering is performed on each computing node, using the first x vector coefficients. From the resulting k clusters created in the first stage, a limited number of clusters are selected on which the second stage clustering is performed, using the next y vector coefficients.
International Business Machines Corporation

Coordinated illumination and image signal capture for enhanced signal detection

Signal detection and recognition employees coordinated illumination and capture of images under to facilitate extraction of a signal of interest. Pulsed illumination of different colors facilitates extraction of signals from color channels, as well as improved signal to noise ratio by combining signals of different color channels.
Digimarc Corporation

Voiceprint-recognition-based security protection

Provided is a voiceprint-recognition-based security protection method. The method includes: acquiring voice data of a current user of a terminal and extracting voiceprint characteristic information from the voice data; matching the extracted voiceprint characteristic information of the current user of the terminal with a pre-saved voiceprint model of an owner of the terminal, and judging whether the current user of the terminal is the owner of the terminal; and when judging that the current user of the terminal is not the owner of the terminal, performing security protection processing on the terminal..
Zte Corporation

Knowledge sharing based on meeting information

Features are disclosed for automatically facilitating knowledge sharing using information collected during meetings. Collected information may include both the content and context of a meeting.
Audible, Inc.

Language translation device and language translation method

A translation method may include: continuously receiving a voice recognition result for a first-language voice from a first terminal as a first-language text; continuously displaying the received voice recognition result; acquiring a second-language translation of an ended sentence included in the displayed voice recognition result; and substituting the displayed ended sentence with the acquired translation.. .
Hyperconnect, Inc.

System and speech-enabled access to media content by a ranked normalized weighted graph using speech recognition

Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for generating a speech recognition model for a media content retrieval system. The method causes a computing device to retrieve information describing media available in a media content retrieval system, construct a graph that models how the media are interconnected based on the retrieved information, rank the information describing the media based on the graph, and generate a speech recognition model based on the ranked information.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Method for controlling display, storage medium, and electronic device

An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a display and a processor operatively connected to the display and configured to control the display to display a window related to context recognition on the display according to a predefined first layout corresponding to a first event related to screen splitting and control the display to display at least two windows split with respect to a folded portion of the display according to a predefined second layout corresponding to a second event related to the screen splitting..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Touch panel and display device including the same

A touch panel includes: a substrate including a touch recognition area and a fingerprint recognition area; a first driving electrode and a first sensing electrode insulated from each other on the substrate and each positioned in the touch recognition area; and a second driving electrode and a second sensing electrode insulated from each other on the substrate and each positioned in the fingerprint recognition area. At least one of the second driving electrode and the second sensing electrode includes: a stem portion; and a branch portion branching off from the stem portion..
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Methods and compositions for preventing concatemerization during template-switching

Compositions and methods for performing a template-switching reaction are provided that may include reducing or eliminating concatemerization of the template-switching oligonucleotide (tso). In some embodiments, the composition may comprise: a reverse transcriptase; a tso that includes a recognition sequence for a site-specific double strand nucleic acid cleaving enzyme, wherein the tso has at its 3′ end at least one nucleotide capable of hybridizing to at least one or more non-templated nucleotides added to a templated cdna strand by the reverse transcriptase; and a site-specific double strand nucleic acid cleaving enzyme that cleaves the tso at the recognition sequence..
New England Biolabs, Inc.

Vehicle control device

This vehicle control device is provided with: an environment recognition unit for recognizing the surrounding environment of a vehicle; a parking route generation unit for generating a travel route to a parking position which is determined on the basis of the recognized surrounding environment; a signal input unit to which a parking command signal is input; and a travel control unit for causing the vehicle to travel along the travel route to the parking position on the basis of the input parking command signal. The vehicle control device drives the vehicle to travel to the parking position for automatic parking while behaving differently depending on whether the parking command signal input to the signal input unit is a first parking command signal or a second parking command signal..
Clarion Co., Ltd.

Metal oxide nanoparticle for cell lysis

A nanostructure comprises a mox np and a bidentate ligand on a surface of the mox np. A cancer recognition molecule is covalent coupled to the surface of the mox np via the bidentate ligand.
Uchicago Argonne, Llc

Electronic wheelchair having voice-recognition operating system

The present invention relates to an electric wheelchair having a voice recognition drive system comprising: a traveling apparatus main body unit which has a plurality of wheels in a lower end thereof; a seating unit which is installed in an upper end of the traveling apparatus main body unit so as to be able to be lifted; an auxiliary robot leg unit which is able to be inserted into and protrude from the traveling apparatus main body unit, and which includes multi-joint driven by an external force; and a voice recognition drive unit which extracts a preset command from an externally input voice, and which drives the plurality of wheels, lifts the seating unit, and drives the auxiliary robot leg unit.. .

Object recognition and presentation for the visually impaired

Apparatuses, systems, and methods for object recognition and presentation are provided. An example apparatus may include a camera, an assistance feedback device, an input device, and processing circuitry.
The John Hopkins University

Medical manipulator system

A control unit of a medical manipulator system has a position recognition unit that recognizes the positions of a first manipulator and a second manipulator, an interference prediction unit that predicts whether or not the first manipulator interferes with the second manipulator in a case where the first manipulator is moved along a first movement path, and a mode selection unit that selects any one of a first mode and a second mode such that the first mode is selected in a case where the interference prediction unit predicts that the first manipulator does not interfere with the second manipulator, and the second mode is selected in a case where the interference prediction unit predicts that the first manipulator interferes with the second manipulator, and selects one mode from a plurality of operation modes so as to shift from the first mode or the second mode to a third mode in a case where a torque sensor detects contact between the first manipulator and an obstacle while the control unit is operating in the first mode or the second mode.. .
Olympus Corporation

Novadelta - Comercio E Industria De Cafes S.a.

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Method and system for self-managed sound enhancement

A system for capturing an individual's hearing characteristics, including loudness tolerance levels at different sound frequencies, as an individualized shaped auditory profile for automatically enhancing audio to complement and address an individual's hearing deficits experienced via a particular signal pathway including the audio device, the sound environment, and the individual's hearing capabilities. The auditory profile is used to produce enhanced sound subsequently transmitted to the individual via the same signal pathway.
Ace Communications Limited

Media content matching and indexing

A method, system, or device determine when media content is to be displayed. The method can include receiving media content on a broadcast channel from a content feed.
Sorenson Media, Inc.

Method and bluetooth-based identity recognition

A method for a smart device to perform bluetooth (bt)-based identity recognition, includes: establishing a bt connection with a first terminal; acquiring a first user account of the first terminal through the bt connection; searching a first preset mapping table for a first identifier (id) corresponding to the first user account, the first mapping table including a first mapping relationship between at least one user account and at least one id, each id corresponding to a respective user account, and the first mapping relationship being determined and sent to the smart device by a server; and determining a user identity corresponding to the first terminal according to the first id.. .
Beijing Xiaomi Mobile Software Co., Ltd.

Distinguishing user speech from background speech in speech-dense environments

A device, system, and method whereby a speech-driven system can distinguish speech obtained from users of the system from other speech spoken by background persons, as well as from background speech from public address systems. In one aspect, the present system and method prepares, in advance of field-use, a voice-data file which is created in a training environment.
Vocollect, Inc.

Method and device for transforming feature vector for user recognition

A method of converting a feature vector includes extracting a feature sequence from an audio signal including utterance of a user; extracting a feature vector from the feature sequence; acquiring a conversion matrix for reducing a dimension of the feature vector, based on a probability value acquired based on different covariance values; and converting the feature vector by using the conversion matrix.. .
Korea University Research And Business Foundation

Speech recognition method, speech wakeup apparatus, speech recognition apparatus, and terminal

Embodiments of the present invention provide a speech recognition method and a terminal. The method includes: listening, by a speech wakeup apparatus, to speech information in a surrounding environment; when determining that the speech information obtained by listening matches a speech wakeup model, buffering, by the speech wakeup apparatus, speech information, of first preset duration, obtained by listening, and sending a trigger signal for triggering enabling of a speech recognition apparatus, where the trigger signal is used to instruct the speech recognition apparatus to read and recognize the speech information buffered by the speech wakeup apparatus; and recognizing first speech information buffered by the speech wakeup apparatus and the second speech information obtained by listening, to obtain a recognition result..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Information processing system and information processing method

[object] it is desirable to provide a technology capable of flexibly starting speech recognition processing in accordance with a situation. [solution] provided is an information processing system including: an output controller that causes an output portion to output a start condition for speech recognition processing to be performed by a speech recognition portion on sound information input from a sound collecting portion, in which the output controller dynamically changes the start condition for the speech recognition processing to be output from the output portion..
Sony Corporation

Speech recognition transformation system

A speech recognition method may include preprocessing a first signal to generate a second signal, where the first signal corresponds to an audio signal that includes at least one voice audio signal generated by a speaker, extracting a feature point associated with the second signal and converting the second signal into a third signal by converting the feature point using a transformation model, applying a recognition model to the third signal to recognize a voice language corresponding to the at least one voice audio signal; and generating a recognition result output including information indicating the recognized language.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Acoustic model training using corrected terms

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for speech recognition. One of the methods includes receiving first audio data corresponding to an utterance; obtaining a first transcription of the first audio data; receiving data indicating (i) a selection of one or more terms of the first transcription and (ii) one or more of replacement terms; determining that one or more of the replacement terms are classified as a correction of one or more of the selected terms; in response to determining that the one or more of the replacement terms are classified as a correction of the one or more of the selected terms, obtaining a first portion of the first audio data that corresponds to one or more terms of the first transcription; and using the first portion of the first audio data that is associated with the one or more terms of the first transcription to train an acoustic model for recognizing the one or more of the replacement terms..
Google Inc.

Audio processing techniques for semantic audio recognition and report generation

Example apparatus, articles of manufacture and methods to determine semantic audio information for audio are disclosed. Example methods include extracting a plurality of audio features from the audio, at least one of the plurality of audio features including at least one of a temporal feature, a spectral feature, a harmonic feature, or a rhythmic feature.
The Nielsen Company (us), Llc

Paper sheet handling apparatus

The paper sheet handling apparatus includes a base module and an extension module connected to the base module. The base module includes a feeding unit, a first transport unit, a recognition unit that recognizes the paper sheet, first-type stacking units arranged along a first direction for stacking a paper sheet and having an opening to remove the stacked paper sheet, and a control unit that controls transport of the paper sheet based on a recognition result obtained in the recognition unit.
Glory Ltd.

Photographing system for long-distance running event and operation method thereof

A photographing system for a long-distance running event and an operation method thereof are provided. A radio frequency identification (rfid) reader is installed in a long-distance running path.
Acer Incorporated

Label and field identification without optical character recognition (ocr)

Systems of the present disclosure allow fields and labels to be identified in a digital image of a form without performing ocr. A digital image of a form can be partitioned into image segments using computer-vision image-segmentation techniques.
Intuit Inc.

Multi-signal based shopping cart content recognition in brick-and-mortar retail stores

Identifying products in a physical store shopping environment. The method includes, using a first detection method, identifying that a given product likely belongs to a given set of products.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

System and piece picking or put-away with a mobile manipulation robot

A method and system for piece-picking or piece put-away within a logistics facility. The system includes a central server and at least one mobile manipulation robot.
Iam Robotics, Llc

Neural network method and apparatus

A lightened neural network, method, and apparatus, and recognition method and apparatus implementing the same. A neural network includes a plurality of layers each comprising neurons and plural synapses connecting neurons included in neighboring layers.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Object recognition based on boosting binary convolutional neural network features

Techniques related to implementing convolutional neural networks for object recognition are discussed. Such techniques may include generating a set of binary neural features via convolutional neural network layers based on input image data and applying a strong classifier to the set of binary neural features to generate an object label for the input image data..
Intel Corporation

Performing optical character recognition using spatial information of regions within a structured document

Techniques are disclosed for facilitating optical character recognition (ocr) by identifying one or more regions in an electronic document to perform the ocr. For example a method for identifying information in an electronic document includes obtaining a set of training documents for each template of a plurality of templates for the electronic document, extracting spatial attributes for at least a first label region and at least a first corresponding value region from the set, and training a classifier model based on the extracted spatial attributes, wherein the classifier model is used to identify the information in the electronic document.
Intuit Inc.

Image recognizing apparatus, computer-readable recording medium, image recognizing method, and recognition apparatus

An image recognizing apparatus includes a processor that controls first and second learning processes, the first learning process in second layers including holding, based on a large/small relation between neuron data size and parameter size of the second layer, in a memory area, an error gradient of parameters to be sent to the corresponding layer of the second layers; and the second learning process between first layers including holding, in a memory area of each first layers, an error gradient of parameters to be sent to the corresponding layer of the first layers, which is computed based on the error gradient or an error gradient of a previous layer of the first layers, based on a large/small relation between neuron data size and parameter size of the first layer.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Pixel-level based micro-feature extraction

Techniques are disclosed for extracting micro-features at a pixel-level based on characteristics of one or more images. Importantly, the extraction is unsupervised, i.e., performed independent of any training data that defines particular objects, allowing a behavior-recognition system to forgo a training phase and for object classification to proceed without being constrained by specific object definitions.
Omni Ai, Llc

Image recognition apparatus

An image recognition apparatus includes a memory, an interface and a processor. The memory stores identification information obtained from code information attached to the objects and image information on the objects used for object recognition, the storage storing the identification information and the image information for each of objects to be recognized.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Character recognition and character input apparatus using touch screen and method thereof

A character input method using a touch screen, in which one or more areas requiring user input is defined in the touch screen, pre-recognized information is defined for each of the defined areas, character information is received by a user in one or more user desired areas among the defined areas, the character information is recognized using a character recognizer, and the recognized character information is updated in the user desired areas.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Electronic device and iris authentication thereof

An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes an iris recognizing unit that extracts an iris area from one frame of a preview image and performs iris authentication by comparing a feature of the iris area with registered iris information and a processor that determines a match, a no-match, or an iris recognition error based on one of an amount of times that the iris authentication is performed during a first time period and a result of the iris authentication during the first critical time period..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Methods and directing the gaze of a user in an iris recognition system

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for directing a gaze of a user to one of different locations or positions of an iris biometric acquisition system for accommodating different heights of individuals. A user attention device may be positioned behind a visibility limiting device, for use in guiding the gaze of the user and positioning an eye of the user with respect to the iris biometric acquisition system.
Eyelock Llc

Data processing apparatus, storage medium storing program, and data processing method

A processor of a data processing apparatus performs: acquiring target image data that is generated by optically reading an original document; acquiring, by using the target image data, character region data and other-type region data, the character region data being indicative of a character region representing characters, the other-type region data being indicative of an other-type region different from the character region; generating first compressed data by performing a first compression process on the character region data; acquiring first character-recognized data including first character information that is generated by performing a character recognition process on the first compressed data; generating second compressed data by performing a second compression process on the other-type region data, the second compression process being different from the first compression process; and acquiring second character-recognized data including second character information that is generated by performing the character recognition process on the other-type region data.. .
Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Routing image frames to element detectors

Examples disclosed herein relate to image recognition instructions to receive a plurality of image frames, route each of the plurality of image frames to at least one of a plurality of element detectors, determine whether the respective one of the plurality of element detectors has recognized an embedded element and, in response to determining that the respective one of the plurality of element detectors has recognized the embedded element, cause a resource associated with the recognized embedded element to be retrieved.. .
Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

Optical character recognition utilizing hashed templates

Techniques are disclosed for performing optical character recognition (ocr) by identifying a template based on a hash of a document. One embodiment includes a method for identifying a template associated with an image.
Intuit Inc.

Apparatus for recognizing posture based on distributed fusion filter and using the same

Disclosed herein are an apparatus and method for recognizing a posture based on a distributed fusion filter. The apparatus for recognizing a posture based on a distributed fusion filter includes a calculation unit for generating first position information about a joint of a user by receiving measurement signals from multiple inertial sensors placed on a body of the user, a recognition unit for generating second position information using output information acquired in such a way that a vision sensor captures an image of the user, and a fusion unit for fusing the first position information with the second position information and generating final position information about the joint of the user using the fused information..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Face identification using artificial neural network

Automated facial recognition is performed by operation of a convolutional neural network including groups of layers in which the first, second, and third groups include a convolution layer, a max-pooling layer, and a parametric rectified linear unit activation function layer. A fourth group of layers includes a convolution layer and a parametric rectified linear unit activation function layer..
Ntech Lab Llc

Facial recognition encode analysis

A method for facial recognition encode analysis comprises providing a training set of gabor encoded arrays of face images from a database; and, for each encode array in the training set, evaluating the gabor data to determine the accuracy of the fiducial points on which the encode array is based. The method also comprises training an outlier detection algorithm based on the evaluation of the encode arrays to obtain a decision function for a strength of accuracy of fiducial points in the encode arrays; and outputting the decision function for application to an encode array to be tested..
International Business Machines Corporation

Apparatus and recognizing objects

An apparatus and method for recognizing an object are provided. The apparatus for recognizing an object according to one embodiment of the present disclosure includes a recognizer configured to acquire an image of a target object and recognize the target object as an object of interest by comparing the image of the target object and previously learned information about the object of interest; and a determiner configured to receive a result of recognition of the target object from at least one of other object recognition apparatuses, which performs recognition of the target object and determines whether the target object is identical to the object of interest on the basis of the result of the recognition performed by the recognizer and the received recognition result..
Samsung Sds Co., Ltd.

Fingerprint recognition method and system capable of improving fingerprint recognition rate

A fingerprint recognition method capable of improving a fingerprint recognition rate includes: step 1, collecting a fingerprint image, and recording the number of collecting times, and then proceeding to step 2; step 2, matching the fingerprint image with pre-stored fingerprint templates for recognition, where a current matching process for recognition ends if matching succeed, otherwise, the method proceeds to step 3; step 3, restoring the fingerprint image, and matching the restored fingerprint image with the pre-stored fingerprint templates for recognition, where the current matching process for recognition ends if matching succeed, otherwise, the method proceeds to step 4; step 4, comparing the number of collecting times with a preset number of times, where the current matching process for recognition ends if the number of collecting times reaches the preset number of times otherwise, the method returns back to step 1.. .
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Method for controlling unlocking and terminal

A method for controlling unlocking includes the following operations. A finger of a user is scanned by a fingerprint recognition module of a mobile terminal to acquire a reference feature-point set of the finger when a touch operation on the fingerprint recognition module is detected.
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Identity-based content access control

In embodiments, apparatuses, methods and storage media are described that are associated with performing identity-based access control for content. A content consumption device may be configured to control access to presented content based on identities of one or more content consumers that are physically proximate to the device.
Intel Corporation

File saving on geolocated polygons

A method comprising syncing, by a platform implemented by one or more processors, a plurality of computer files within an existing client data repository on a server to a specified geolocated polygons on a digital mapping interface, wherein the plurality of computer files are at least one of standalone computer files or computer files in a plurality of file directories; utilizing, by the platform, a geolocated polygon and attribute recommendation tool such that multiple embedded engines including (i) file directory and computer file property parsing to generate address or building name query strings to be processed through a machine learning gazetteer system; and (ii) optical character recognition to locate the address or building name query strings, to be processed through the machine learning gazetteer system, and keywords, processed into n-gram data structures to be cross-referenced against multiple internal or external keyword databases; and recommending, by the platform, geolocated polygons and geofile attributes, wherein all synced computer files are reviewed by a user and released to a geofile publication engine to be converted into a geofile and displayed on the digital mapping interface.. .
Lagonal, Inc.

Validating provided information in a conversation

For validating information provided in a conversation, apparatus, methods, and program products are disclosed. The apparatus includes an association module that associates a plurality of items of caller identification data with a caller, an information module that identifies, using a speech recognition application, caller information from speech of the caller during a telephonic conversation with a call recipient, a comparison module that compares the plurality of items of caller identification data with the caller information, and a validation module that calculates a confidence score based on the comparison of the plurality of items of caller identification data with the caller information and presents, to the call recipient, the confidence score..
Lenovo Enterprise Solutions (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Method for recognizing external device and electronic device supporting the same

An electronic device is provided that includes a connector configured to connect to an external electronic device that includes a recognition pin for sensing the connection, a connection configuration module configured to control an operation of the connector by using the recognition pin, and a processor configured to control the connector and the connection configuration module, wherein the processor is configured to, if the external electronic device is connected to the connector, verify through the recognition pin whether communication of a power delivery (pd) message is possible, and perform at least one of switching of a role associated with power supply of the electronic device or switching of a role associated with data transfer thereof by using at least one of a way to convey the pd message or a way to change a resistor connected to the recognition pin, depending on whether communication of the pd message is possible.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Cursor generation system, cursor generation method, and non-transitory computer readable storage medium

A cursor generation system includes a digital pen and a computer device. The digital pen includes recognition information, a first wireless communication module, and a displacement sensor.
Chicony Electronics Co., Ltd.

Information processing device, control method, and program

[object] to provide an information processing device, a control method, and a program that can eliminate the need for an operation merely for line-of-sight detection calibration and can perform line-of-sight detection calibration in a normal user operation. [solution] a solution is brought about by an information processing device including: a recognition unit configured to recognize a position of a target of gaze following a user operation; a line-of-sight detection unit configured to detect a line-of-sight position of a user during the user operation; and a line-of-sight detection adjustment unit configured to perform an adjustment to line-of-sight detection performed by the line-of-sight detection unit on the basis of the recognized position of the target of gaze and the line-of-sight position..
Sony Corporation

Methods and systems for photorealistic human holographic augmented reality communication with interactive control in real-time

Disclosed herein are methods and systems for real-time holographic augmented reality image processing. The processing includes the steps of receiving, at a computer device and from an image capturing component, real-time image data; extracting one or more objects or a scene from the real-time image data based on results from real-time adaptive learning and one or more object/scene extraction parameters; extracting one or more human objects from the real-time image data based on results from real-time adaptive human learning and one or more human extraction parameters, receiving augmented reality (ar) input data; and creating holographic ar image data by projecting, for each image, the extracted object or scene, the extracted human object, and the ar input data using a multi-layered mechanism based on projection parameters.
Integem Inc.

Optical lens assembly and electronic device including the same

Provided are an optical lens assembly and an electronic device. The optical lens assembly includes a first lens having a positive refractive power, a second lens having a positive or negative refractive power, and a third lens having a negative refractive power.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Real-time pattern recognition and automatic interpretation of acoustic reflection images

Methods, systems, devices, and products for performing well logging in a borehole intersecting an earth formation to obtain and transmit an acoustic reflection image of the formation. Methods include identifying a set of features in the acoustic reflection image substantially fitting a pattern, wherein the set of features corresponds to a portion of at least one reflecting structural interface of the formation; and using a representation of the pattern as the compressed representation of the acoustic reflection image.
Baker Hughes Incorporated

System and user activity recognition using accelerometer

A system to recognize user activity includes a filter to form a gravity measurement from a three-dimensional (3d) accelerometer measurement of a user activity; a body component extractor to form a body measurement of the user activity by removing the gravity measurement from the 3d accelerometer measurement; a rotation matrix calculator to form a rotation matrix that is used to rotate the extracted gravity to align with a predetermined direction, and to rotate the 3d accelerometer measurements and the body measurement to be the input to features determiner module; and a features determiner to determine values of a predetermined number of features of the user activity based on the rotated 3d accelerometer measurement and the rotated body measurement in which the predetermined number of features are invariant under arbitrary rotation of the accelerometer measurement around the predetermined direction.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Tunnel junctions in microfluidic arrays for molecular recognition

Embodiments of the present technology include a system for analyzing a molecule. The system may include a device.
Roche Sequencing Solutions, Inc.

Bioplasmonic detection of biomarkers in body fluids using peptide recognition elements

Plasmonic nanotransducers and methods for label-free detection of biomarkers are disclosed. The plasmonic nanotransducers include nanostructure cores and peptide aptamers.
Washington University In St. Louis

Control system for a road paver

The present disclosure relates to a control system for a road paver. The control system comprises a camera system configured to generate image data of an environment of the road paver.
Caterpillar Paving Products Inc.

Oligonucleotide fragment, and method as well as application of selective amplification of variant of target nucleic acid sequence using the same

Provided is a method for selective amplification of a variant of a target nucleic acid sequence. Also provided is an oligonucleotide fragment with a particular structure which is used in the the method, the oligonucleotide fragment includes a primer region and a variant recognition region..
Nuhigh Biotechnologies Co. Ltd.

System of monitoring handrail for a passenger conveyer device, a passenger conveyer device and monitoring method thereof

A moving handrail monitoring system includes a sensor configured to sense at least part of a moving handrail of the passenger conveying device to acquire a data frame; a processing device configured to analyze and process the data frame to monitor whether a tension degree of the moving handrail is in a normal state, wherein the processing device is configured to include: a target object recognition module configured to recognize, based on a sensed movement and/or position and/or color and/or shape, a moving handrail portion that serves as a target object from the data frame; an object feature extraction module configured to extract a tension degree feature of the moving handrail portion; and a judgment module configured to compare the extracted tension degree feature with a system preset interval, and judge whether a current tension degree of the moving handrail is normal.. .
Otis Elevator Company

Driving assist device

Provided is a driving assist device 10 that recognizes an object in the vicinity of a moving body, and assists a driver in driving the moving body, the apparatus including: an object detecting unit 12 that detects the object in the vicinity of the moving body; a three dimensional object detecting unit 13 that detects a three dimensional object in the vicinity of the moving body; and an object recognition unit 18 that recognizes the object at a predetermined detection position as a non-obstacle when the object information storing unit 16 stores the position of the object, and the three dimensional object information storing unit 17 does not store the position of the three dimensional object at the predetermined position in which detection is performed by both of the object detecting unit 12 and the three dimensional object detecting unit 13.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Automatic power supply system, automatic power supply device, and autonomous moving system

Provided is an automatic power supply device which enables to perform an automatic power supply with a simple configuration, with respect to a moving body. The automatic power supply device that includes a terminal for a power supply, and supplies power to a rechargeable battery which is placed in the moving body through a power receiver which is disposed in the moving body, the automatic power supply device includes a mechanism that drives a power supplier including the power supply terminal, and a mechanism that automatically charges the moving body.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Golf club with visual feature indicator

A golf club having improved visual feature recognition includes a golf club head coupled to a golf club shaft. The golf club head includes a hosel defining a bore, a sole, and a design attribute that is generally not capable of easy visual discernment.
Nike, Inc.

Supplemental device for removable attachment to a medicament injection device

The disclosure provides a supplemental device configured for removable attachment to a medicament injection device. The supplemental device includes a display, a processor arrangement, at least one memory, and an image-capturing component.
Sanofi-aventis Deutschland Gmbh

Method and system for motion vector-based video monitoring and event categorization

A computer system processes a video stream to detect a start of a first motion event candidate in the video stream, and in response to detecting the start of the first motion event candidate in the video stream, initiates event recognition processing on a first video segment associated with the start of the first motion event candidate. Initiating the event recognition processing further includes: determining a motion track of a first object identified in the first video segment; generating a representative motion vector for the first motion event candidate based on the motion track of the first object; and sending the representative motion vector for the first motion event candidate to an event categorizer, where the event categorizer assigns a respective motion event category to the first motion event candidate based on the representative motion vector of the first motion event candidate..
Beekenkamp Plants B.v.

Activating voice assistant based on at least one of user proximity and context

In one aspect, a device includes a processor, a microphone accessible to the processor, and storage accessible to the processor. The storage bears instructions executable by the processor to, without receiving a user command to enter voice recognition mode, automatically activate the microphone responsive to a determination based on a proximity signal that a user is proximate to the device..
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Cascading specialized recognition engines based on a recognition policy

Specialized recognition engines are configured to recognize acoustic objects. A policy engine can consume a recognition policy that defines the conditions under which specialized recognition engines are to be activated or deactivated.

Circuit and speech recognition

The invention concerns a circuit for speech recognition comprising: a voice detection circuit configured to detect, based on at least one input parameter, the presence of a voice signal in an input audio signal and to generate an activation signal on each voice detection event; a speech recognition circuit configured to be activated by the activation signal and to perform speech recognition on the input audio signal, the speech recognition circuit being further configured to generate an output signal indicating, based on the speech recognition, whether each voice detection event is true or false; and an analysis circuit configured to generate, based on the output signal of the speech recognition circuit, a control signal for modifying one or more of said input parameters.. .
Dolphin Integration

Audio-visual speech recognition with scattering operators

Aspects described herein are directed towards methods, computing devices, systems, and computer-readable media that apply scattering operations to extracted visual features of audiovisual input to generate predictions regarding the speech status of a subject. Visual scattering coefficients generated according to one or more aspects described herein may be used as input to a neural network operative to generate the predictions regarding the speech status of the subject.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Image display apparatus and controlling the same

Provided are an image display apparatus and a method of controlling the same. The image display apparatus enabling voice recognition includes: a first voice inputter which receives a user-side audio signal; an audio outputter which outputs an audio signal processed by the image display apparatus; a first voice recognizer which recognizes the user-side audio signal received through the first voice inputter; and a controller which decreases a volume of the audio signal output through the audio outputter to a predetermined level if a voice recognition start command is received..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Generation device, recognition system, and generation generating finite state transducer

A generation device includes a receiving unit and a generating unit. The receiving unit receives a model representing correspondence between one or more phonetic symbols and one or more words.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

System and enhancing speech recognition accuracy using weighted grammars based on user profile including demographic, account, time and date information

Disclosed herein are systems, computer-implemented methods, and computer-readable media for enhancing speech recognition accuracy. The method includes dividing a system dialog turn into segments based on timing of probable user responses, generating a weighted grammar for each segment, exclusively activating the weighted grammar generated for a current segment of the dialog turn during the current segment of the dialog turn, and recognizing user speech received during the current segment using the activated weighted grammar generated for the current segment.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Automatic speech recognition using multi-dimensional models

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for automatic speech recognition using multi-dimensional models. In some implementations, audio data that describes an utterance is received.
Google Inc.

Optimizations to decoding of wfst models for automatic speech recognition

A method in a computing device for decoding a weighted finite state transducer (wfst) for automatic speech recognition is described. The method includes sorting a set of one or more wfst arcs based on their arc weight in ascending order.
Intel Corporation

Apparatus for vehicle driving assistance

Disclosed herein is an apparatus for assisting driving of a vehicle for stable control of a host vehicle using road conditions including intersections, crosswalks and the like, forward lane markings, and a preceding vehicle. The apparatus includes a road information recognition unit configured to recognize a section having lane markings and a section having no lane markings on a drive path, a lane information generation unit configured to recognize forward lane markings provided in a direction in which a host vehicle is proceeding, a vehicle recognition unit configured to recognize a preceding vehicle of the host vehicle, and a controller configured to perform lateral control of the host vehicle by assigning weights to information acquired by recognizing the forward lane markings and information acquired by recognizing the preceding vehicle based on whether the section having no lane markings is recognized..
Mando Corporation

Systems, apparatuses and methods for detecting driving behavior and triggering actions based on detected driving behavior

Systems, apparatuses and methods for detecting the presence of certain driving behavior are disclosed. Driving behavior is detected by capturing and characterizing image data and sampling vehicle telemetry data.
Coban Technologies, Inc.

Methods and systems for 3d contour recognition and 3d mesh generation

A system for computer vision is disclosed. The system may comprise a processor and a non-transitory computer-readable storage medium coupled to the processor.
Usens, Inc.

Evaluating an impact of a user's content utilized in a social network

A method, system and computer program product for evaluating an impact of a user's content utilized in a social network. Content in a document (e.g., a presentation) that has been posted on a social network environment is detected as being reused by another user in another document.
International Business Machines Corporation

Utilizing spatial statistical models to reduce data redundancy and entropy

A method, article comprising machine-readable instructions and apparatus that processes data systems for encoding, decoding, pattern recognition/matching and data generation is disclosed. State subsets of a data system are identified for the efficient processing of data based, at least in part, on the data system's systemic characteristics..

Configurable machine learning assemblies for autonomous operation in personal devices

Configurable machine learning assemblies for autonomous operation in personal devices are provided. Example systems implement machine learning based on neural networks that draw low power for use in smart phones, watches, drones, automobiles, and medical devices.
Tessera Advanced Technologies, Inc.

Method and recognizing character string in image

Embodiments of this disclosure belong to the field of computer technologies and disclose a method and an apparatus for recognizing a character string in an image. The method includes: according to image data of a pre-stored sample image block including a character string, and based on a convolutional neural network algorithm, constructing an expression of a probability set corresponding to a character string recognition result of the sample image block, the expression of the probability set being constituted by a to-be-determined parameter; based on a training target of maximizing a probability that the character string recognition result determined according to the probability set is the character string included in the pre-stored sample image block, training the plurality of to-be-determined parameters to obtain a training value for each to-be-determined parameter; and when a to-be-recognized target image block is obtained, determining, based on the convolutional neural network algorithm and the training values of the plurality of to-be-determined parameters, a target probability set corresponding to the target image block, and determining, according to the target probability set, a character string recognition result of the target image block.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Handwriting recognition method and apparatus

A method of generating handwriting information about handwriting of a user includes determining a first writing focus and a second writing focus; sequentially shooting a first local writing area, which is within a predetermined range from a first writing focus, and a second local writing area, which is within a predetermined range from a second writing focus; obtaining first handwriting from the first local writing area and second handwriting from the second local writing area; combining the first handwriting with the second handwriting; and generating the handwriting information, based on a result of the combining.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Sketch misrecognition correction system based on eye gaze monitoring

The present disclosure relates to a gaze based error recognition detection system that is intended to predict intention of the user to correct user drawn sketch misrecognitions through a multimodal computer based intelligent user interface. The present disclosure more particularly relates to a gaze based error recognition system comprising at least one computer, an eye tracker to capture natural eye gaze behavior during sketch based interaction, an interaction surface and a sketch based interface providing interpretation of user drawn sketches..
Koc Universitesi

Login access control for secure/private data

A login access control system is provided. The login access control system includes a camera configured to capture an input image of a subject purported to be a person and attempting to login to a system to access secure data.
Nec Hong Kong Limited

Security system for facility access control

A facility access control system and corresponding method are provided. The facility access control system includes a camera configured to capture an input image of a subject attempting to enter or exit a restricted facility.
Nec Hong Kong Limited

Surveillance

A method comprising: associating a message with one or more presentation criterion and a physical location in a scene; automatically processing recorded first sensor data from the scene to recognize automatically satisfaction of the one or more presentation criterion; and in response to recognition of satisfaction of the one or more presentation criterion entering a presentation state to enable: automatic presentation of the message into the scene at the physical location.. .
Nokia Technologies Oy

Smart eyeglasses with iris recognition device

Smart eyeglasses with iris recognition device comprise at least one glasses frame, a glasses arm connected to a side of the glasses frame; an iris recognition device installed on the glasses frame and having a recognition unit facing an inner side of the glasses frame. A light source device installed on the glasses frame projects a light on an inner side of an outer boundary of an iris of an eyeball, and not in contact with the outer boundary of the iris.

Optical character recognition (ocr) accuracy by combining results across video frames

The present disclosure relates to optical character recognition using captured video. According to one embodiment, using a first image in stream of images depicting a document, the device extracts text data in a portion of the document depicted in the first image and determines a first confidence level regarding an accuracy of the extracted text data.
Intuit Inc.

Classification and organization of consumer digital images using workflow, and face detection and recognition

Techniques for identifying a person in a target image are described. According to one of the techniques, identifying a person in a target image involves displaying, within a graphical user interface, an image that depicts one or more faces.
Fotonation Limited

Liveness detection for antispoof face recognition

A face recognition system and corresponding method are provided. The face recognition system includes a camera configured to capture an input image of a subject purported to be a person.
Nec Hong Kong Limited

Face recognition method

The disclosure relates to a face recognition method. The face recognition method includes: providing a face recognition system, the face recognition system includes a database module, a camera module, and a feature point compare module, wherein the database module stores a plurality of data-photos of a plurality of users; turning on the face recognition system to a searching motion, and searching person faces by the camera module to get a target person face of a target person; and, turning on the face recognition system to a recognition motion to judge whether the target person is one user..
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Camera system for traffic enforcement

A traffic enforcement system and corresponding method are provided. The traffic enforcement system includes a camera configured to capture an input image of one or more subjects in a motor vehicle.
Nec Hong Kong Limited

Iris recognition via plenoptic imaging

Iris recognition can be accomplished for a wide variety of eye images by using plenoptic imaging. Using plenoptic technology, it is possible to correct focus after image acquisition.
Ut-battelle, Llc

Iris recognition via plenoptic imaging

Iris recognition can be accomplished for a wide variety of eye images by using plenoptic imaging. Using plenoptic technology, it is possible to correct focus after image acquisition.
Ut-battelle, Llc

Physical system access control

A machine access control system and corresponding method are provided. The machine access control system includes a camera configured to capture an input image of a subject purported to be a person associated with operating a particular workplace machine.
Nec Hong Kong Limited

Gesture based interface system and method

A user interface apparatus for controlling any kind of a device. Images obtained by an image sensor in a region adjacent to the device are input to a gesture recognition system which analyzes images obtained by the image sensor to identify one or more gestures.
Eyesight Mobile Technologies Ltd.

Methods and devices for detecting radioactive sources

A method and device for detecting radioactive sources is disclosed. In one aspect, an example method includes measuring, by a detector, a count rate curve of an inspection object while the inspection object moves through the detector.
Nuctech Company Limited

Measurement device

The present invention provides a measurement device which is compact and portable and is simply operated, and which is capable of quantifying the amount of an object to be inspected with high sensitivity and high accuracy. A measurement device of the present invention includes an spr sensor cell, a light source, and a light receiving element.
Nitto Denko Corporation

Mounting damping device of double-head drainage pump of washing machine

The present disclosure discloses a mounting damping device of a double-head drainage pump of a washing machine. The double-head drainage pump comprises at least two drainage pumps sharing one water inlet, the two drainage pumps are integrally connected with each other through a strengthened connector, the strengthened connector is mounted on a washing machine mounting plate, and the mounting damping device used for relieving vibration of the double-head drainage pump is arranged between the strengthened connector and the washing machine mounting plate.
Qingdao Haier Washing Machine Co., Ltd.

Fusion molecules of rationally-designed dna-binding proteins and effector domains

Targeted transcriptional effectors (transcription activators and transcription repressors) derived from meganucleases are described. Also described are nucleic acids encoding same, and methods of using same to regulate gene expression.
Duke University

Chimeric antigen receptors with an optimized hinge region

The present invention relates to multi-functional proteins which comprise (i) a signal peptide, (ii) a target specific recognition domain, (iii) a linker region, connecting domain (ii) and domain (iv) which comprises a specific modified hinge region of the human cd8 alpha-chain, and (iv) an effector domain. The present invention furthermore relates to nucleic acids encoding the proteins, expression constructs for expressing the protein in a host cell and host cells.
Chemotherapeutisches Forschungsinstitut Georg-speyer-haus

Display control device, display control method, computer program product, and communication system

A control system, method and computer program product cooperate to assist control for an autonomous robot. An interface receives recognition information from an autonomous robot, said recognition information including candidate target objects to interact with the autonomous robot.
Sony Corporation

Compositions and methods for enhancing neuroregeneration and cognition by combining mushroom extracts containing active ingredients psilocin or psilocybin with erinacines or hericenones enhanced with niacin

Methods and compositions are disclosed for enhancing neurogenesis, resolving neuropathy and improving neurological health and functioning using fungal extracts and their active ingredients, including species of mushrooms and mycelia containing psilocybin and psilocin, combined with erinacines and hericenones or fungal extracts containing those active ingredients, with the addition of nicotinic acid. The compositions may optionally be combined with nervine plants..

Spectrum acquisition apparatus and method

Provided are an apparatus and method for acquiring a spectrum based on a vein pattern. The spectrum acquisition apparatus may include a spectroscope configured to emit light onto a user's skin and receive light reflected or scattered from the skin, a vein pattern recognizer configured to recognize a vein pattern of a body area at which the spectroscope is located, and a spectroscope controller configured to control the spectroscope based on a vein pattern recognition result to acquire a skin spectrum of a body area of interest..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Led light bulb, lamp fixture with self-networking intercom, system and method therefore

A networked light for illumination and intercom for communications in a single housing, with voice command and control, hands-free. The system in a housing configured to conventional looking lamp, bulb, fixture, lighting devices, suitable for a direct replacement of conventional illuminating devices typical found in homes or buildings.
Athena Patent Development Llc.

Method and system for achieving self-adaptive surround sound

A method and a system for achieving a self-adaptive surround sound. The method comprises: recognizing specific positions of a room and a user in the room by using an object recognition technology, capturing focusing images of recognized objects by controlling a camera using a focusing control technology, and recording corresponding focusing parameters (s110); calculating position information of the room relative to the camera and position information of the user relative to the camera according to the images and the parameters (s120); calculating sound beams that can achieve the surround sound at the position of the user in said room according to aforesaid calculated position information of the room and the user (s130); obtaining parameters of a filter group according to the calculated sound beams, and adjusting the filter group of a loudspeaker array according to the parameters (s140); and playing an audio signal via the loudspeaker array after the audio signal is filtered by the filter group that has been adjusted according to the parameters to form surround sound at the position of the user in the room (s150)..
Goertek, Inc.

Method and providing video conferencing

A system that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, capturing images that are associated with a video conference communication session, obtaining a video conference policy associated with the video conference communication session, applying object pattern recognition to the images to detect an object in the images, and retrieve first replacement image content according to the video conference policy. The images can be adjusted by replacing a first portion of the images other than the detected object with the first replacement image content to generate first adjusted video content.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Device specific multi-channel data compression

A sensor device may include a computing device in communication with multiple microphones. A neural network executing on the computing device may receive audio signals from each microphone.
Google Inc.

Neural network for recognition of signals in multiple sensory domains

Apparatus and method for training a neural network for signal recognition in multiple sensory domains, such as audio and video domains, are provided. For example, an identity of a speaker in a video clip may be identified based on audio and video features extracted from the video clip and comparisons of the extracted audio and video features to stored audio and video features with their associated labels obtained from one or more training video clips.
Google Inc.

Call forwarding to unavailable party based on artificial intelligence

A called party indicates that he or she is unavailable to receive a call. However, by way of a combination or any one of determining aspects of the who the caller is, where the caller is located, what he is speaking about, or the like as well as comparing this to prior calls, the call might be sent to a called party to be on the call.
Circle River, Inc.

Techniques to provide a standard interface to a speech recognition platform

Techniques and systems to provide speech recognition services over a network using a standard interface are described. In an embodiment, a technique includes accepting a speech recognition request that includes at least audio input, via an application program interface (api).
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Systems and methods for automatic repair of speech recognition engine output

Text output of speech recognition engines tend to be erroneous when spoken data has domain specific terms. The present disclosure facilitates automatic correction of errors in speech to text conversion using abstractions of evolutionary development and artificial development.
Tata Consultancy Services Limited

Language merge

Systems and methods are described for processing and interpreting audible commands spoken in one or more languages. Speech recognition systems disclosed herein may be used as a stand-alone speech recognition system or comprise a portion of another content consumption system.
Comcast Cable Communications, Llc

Method and system for preparing text images for optical-character recognition

The current document is directed to methods and systems that straighten in the text lines of text-containing digital images. Initial processing of a text-containing image identifies the outline of a text-containing page.
Abbyy Development Llc

Socially influenced collaboration tools

A system and method for recognizing a team of collaborators (individuals) who meets regularly, and automatically providing appropriate documents and resources to the collaborators for greater efficiency. The system and method identifies collaborative groups who meet on regular basis and dynamically formed groups/teams.
International Business Machines Corporation

Socially influenced collaboration tools

A system and method for recognizing a team of collaborators (individuals) who meets regularly, and automatically providing appropriate documents and resources to the collaborators for greater efficiency. The system and method identifies collaborative groups who meet on regular basis and dynamically formed groups/teams.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method for adaptive learning utilizing facial recognition

A computer implemented method for significantly increasing the efficacy of computer adaptive learning (which currently measures and acts on a learner's performance in the cognitive or objective learning domain of education) by additionally detecting and identifying the learner's emotional response data and together with the cognitive data, optimizing the educational content being presented. These emotional responses constitute the affective or emotional domain of education..
Edtech Learning Llc

Feature transformation device, recognition device, feature transformation method and computer readable recording medium

The feature transformation device includes receiving means for receiving training data and test data each including a plurality of samples, optimization means for optimizing weight and feature transformation parameter based on an objective function related to the weight and the feature transformation parameter, the optimization means including weight derivation means for deriving the weight assigned to each element included in the training data and feature transformation parameter derivation means for deriving the feature transformation parameter that transforms each of the samples included in the training data or the test data, objective function derivation means for deriving a value of the objective function, the objective function derivation means including a constraint determination means for determining whether the weight satisfies a prescribed constraint and regularization means for regularizing at least one of the weight or the feature transformation parameter, and transformation means for transforming an element included in at least one of the training data or the test data based on the feature transformation parameter.. .

Visual recognition using deep learning attributes

A processing device for performing visual recognition using deep learning attributes and method for performing the same are described. In one embodiment, a processing device comprises: an interface to receive an input image; and a recognition unit coupled to the interface and operable to perform visual object recognition on the input image, where the recognition unit has an extractor to extract region proposals from the input image, a convolutional neural network (cnn) to compute features for each extracted region proposal, the cnn being operable to create a soft-max layer output, a cross region pooling unit operable to perform pooling of the soft-max layer output to create a set of attributes of the input image, and an image classifier operable to perform image classification based on the attributes of the input image..
Intel Corporation

Synthetic data generation of time series data

A method of generating synthetic data from time series data, such as from handwritten characters, words, sentences, mathematics, and sketches that are drawn with a stylus on an interactive display or with a finger on a touch device. This computationally efficient method is able to generate realistic variations of a given sample.
University Of Central Florida Research Foundation, Inc.

Delegation of object and pose detection

Methods, apparatus, systems, and computer-readable media are provided for delegating object type and/or pose detection to a plurality of “targeted object recognition modules.” in some implementations, a method may be provided that includes: operating an object recognition client to facilitate object recognition for a robot; receiving, by the object recognition client, sensor data indicative of an observed object in an environment; providing, by the object recognition client, to each of a plurality of remotely-hosted targeted object recognition modules, data indicative of the observed object; receiving, by the object recognition client, from one or more of the plurality of targeted object recognition modules, one or more inferences about an object type or pose of the observed object; and determining, by the object recognition client, information about the observed object, such as its object type and/or pose, based on the one or more inferences.. .
X Development Llc

Method and iris recognition

An apparatus for recognizing an iris is provided. The apparatus includes an image acquisition module configured to acquire a plurality of images, and a processor configured to select at least one image for iris recognition from among the plurality of images based on pupil information of each of the plurality of images, and recognize an iris in at least one image, wherein the pupil information includes at least one of information about a pupil radius and information about a pupil contrast..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Techniques for built environment representations

Described are techniques for indoor mapping and navigation. A reference mobile device including sensors to capture range, depth and position data and processes such data.
Tyco Fire & Security Gmbh

Systems and methods for performing fingerprint based user authentication using imagery captured using mobile devices

Technologies are presented herein in support of a system and method for performing fingerprint recognition. Embodiments of the present invention concern a system and method for capturing a user's biometric features and generating an identifier characterizing the user's biometric features using a mobile device such as a smartphone.
Veridium Ip Limited

Rfid reading bin occupancy recognition in a shelf

An rfid reading apparatus (18) for bin occupancy recognition in a shelf (10) is provided having at least one antenna (16), an rf transceiver (20) connected to the antenna (16), a control and evaluation unit (22) that is configured to communicate with an rfid transponder (24) by means of rfid signals via the rf transceiver (20) and the antenna (16), and having at least one additional sensor (24) for detecting objects at or in the shelf (10). In this respect, the control and evaluation unit (22) is configured to recognize and locally associate changes of the bin occupancy from a combination of information of the antenna (16) and information of the additional sensor (24)..
Sick Ag

Non-contact identity verification device, non-contact identity verification system, and non-contact identity verification method

The present invention relates to a non-contact identity verification device and system, and a method thereof, comprising: a physiological characteristic detector, an identification unit, and a transmission unit. The physiological characteristic detector detects a physiological signal of a user.

Contextual suggestions from user history

Non-limiting examples of the present disclosure describe pattern recognition determined based on evaluation of contexts associated with a user history of a user. Input may be received from a processing device of a user.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Terminal equipment, translation method, and non-transitory computer readable medium

A terminal equipment comprising: a voice input unit to accept an input of a voice; a voice recognition command unit to command a voice recognition unit to convert voices of joined voice data acquired by the voice input unit joining the voice data of the voice accepted by the voice input unit to the voice data of the voice accepted previously into character information of a first language at an interval of predetermined time; a translation command unit to command a translation unit to translate first character information of a first language into a second language whenever receiving the first character information of the first language converted by the voice recognition unit; and a display unit to display the first character information of the second language translated by the translation unit together with the first character information of the first language.. .
Fujitsu Social Science Laboratory Limited

Terminal equipment, translation method, and non-transitory computer readable medium

A terminal equipment comprising: a voice input unit to accept an input of a voice a voice recognition command unit to command a voice recognition unit to convert voices of joined voice data acquired by the voice input unit joining the voice data of the voice to the voice data of the voice accepted previously into character information of a first language at an interval; a character transmission unit to transmit first character information of the first language toward another terminal equipment whenever receiving the first character information of the first language converted; a translation command unit to command a translation unit to translate second character information of a second language into the first language whenever receiving the second character information of the second language and a display unit to display the second character information of the first language together with the second character information of the second language.. .
Fujitsu Social Science Laboratory Limited

Incremental multi-word recognition

In one example, a computing device includes at least one processor that is operatively coupled to a presence-sensitive display and a gesture module operable by the at least one processor. The gesture module may be operable by the at least one processor to output, for display at the presence-sensitive display, a graphical keyboard comprising a plurality of keys and receive an indication of a continuous gesture detected at the presence-sensitive display, the continuous gesture to select a group of keys of the plurality of keys.
Google Inc.

Method for recognizing software applications and user inputs

The underlying aim of the disclosure, which relates to a method for recognizing software applications and user inputs is to indicate a solution by a recognition of a software application currently implemented by the user as well as inputs that have been made is made possible without additional interfaces provided by manufacturers of car operating systems. The aim is achieved in that the data decoded in the signal decoder is subjected to a first analysis, in which, by means of data stored in a database, an association of the decoded data with a known software application occurs..

Display control device, display control system, and non-transitory computer readable medium

A display control device includes a recognition unit and a controller. The recognition unit recognizes that a first area that has a specific size and in which a specific image is displayed is arranged on a display screen of a first display apparatus.
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

Camera apparatus, image processing device, and image processing method

A camera apparatus (10) includes a degraded region information storage unit (24) that stores degraded region information for each direction in which degraded region data and an imaging direction are associated with each other, a direction recognition unit (30) that recognizes the imaging direction, and an image correction unit (32) that acquires degraded region data which is associated with the imaging direction recognized by the direction recognition unit (30) on the basis of the degraded region information for each direction and performs an image quality improvement process for the image data on the basis of a peculiar degraded region indicated by the degraded region data. The peculiar degraded region is a region related to a degradation element which is caused by at least one of the dome cover or the optical system and is based on at least one of a spatial frequency or signal intensity..
Fujifilm Corporation

Antibodies that bind peptidoglycan recognition protein 1

Disclosed herein is a method for identifying trem-1's ligand and antibodies, or fragments thereof, which are capable of modifying the function of trem-1's ligand. Antibodies that reduce or block trem-1 activation may be identified and selected using this method.
Novo Nordisk A/s

Smart unmanned aerial vehicle for home

The present invention discloses a smart unmanned aerial vehicle for home which includes a route reconnaissance module to respond to reconnaissance instructions which instruct the unmanned aerial vehicle to patrol a house according to a preset flight route; a feature recognition module to recognize family members and different reactions of the family members toward the unmanned aerial vehicle for generating and recording an instruction set for different family members; a control module to generate reconnaissance instructions according to external reconnaissance control signals, wherein when exception occurs, warning signals are generated; the control module interrupts a patrol according to an external patrol interruption signal or when the feature recognition module recognizes the family members; the control module responds or waits for a response to the control signals for actions of the feature recognition module. The present invention is customized for family members, which is able to monitor and etc..
Haoxiang Electric Energy (kunshan) Co., Ltd.

Methods and compositions for improved cognition

Provided herein are klotho polypeptide compositions and methods for improving cognitive function in an individual comprising treatment of with klotho polypeptides.. .
The Regents Of The University Of California

Motor-activated multi-functional wrist orthotic

A multifunctional wrist orthotic comprising an electromyography (emg) sensor having at least two electrodes for attachment to a wrist of a user, an intertial measurement sensor (imu), a microcontroller unit (e.g., a arduino® mini) connected to the imu, a power supply unit. The microcontroller unit is configured to perform two-tiered gesture recognition, with the first tier comprising a fine gesture sensed by the emg sensor and the second tier comprising a gross gesture sensed by the imu sensor..
Purdue Research Foundation

Unobtrusive emotion recognition system

One variation of a system for unobtrusively recognizing emotions of users includes: a galvanic skin response sensor; a heart rate sensor; a skin temperature sensor; a motion sensor; and a controller configured to sample a sequence of biosignal values of a user from the galvanic skin response sensor, the heart rate sensor, the skin temperature sensor, and the motion sensor, to implement statistical tests, self-organising maps, and clustering techniques to identify of significant changes in characteristics of the sequence of biosignal values, and to predict an emotional status of the user based on the significant changes in characteristics of the sequence of biosignal values.. .
Sentio Solutions, Inc.

Using automatic content recognition (acr) to weight search results for audio video display device (avdd)

Acr is used to identify content viewed by a person watching an avdd such as a smart tv. Content searches of multiple sources and source types may be conducted and the results arranged for presentation by weighting each item of the search result according to the acr identifications of historical viewing..
Sony Corporation

Method and system for providing captioned telephone service with automated speech recognition

Embodiments of the present invention are directed to methods for providing captioned telephone service. One method includes initiating a first captioned telephone service call.
Clearcaptions, Llc

Apparatus and executing application for mobile device

The present invention relates to an apparatus and a method for executing a desired application on any screen of a mobile device by a simple operation without switching a screen. The apparatus for executing an application for a mobile device according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises: a text input unit; an application recognition unit for recognizing an application to be executed; a message recognition unit for recognizing an operation message to be performed in the application to be executed on the basis of the text which is inputted through the text input unit; a transmission instruction sensing unit for sensing an operation message transmission instruction of a user; a message transfer unit for transferring the operation message to the application when the transmission instruction sensing unit senses the operation message transmission instruction; and an application execution unit for executing the operation message transferred by the message transfer unit..
Naver Corporation

Integration of voip phone services with intelligent cloud voice recognition

Integration of voip phone services with intelligent cloud voice recognition for emergency services overcomes limitations of conventional residential telephone technology to inexpensively provide more useful and advanced residential telephone services. For example, in an embodiment, a communication method may comprise establishing a communications session between either a user device and a telephone system or between a user device and voice recognition system, if the communications session is between a user device and a telephone system, extending the communications session to include a voice recognition system, if the communications session is between a user device and a voice recognition system, extending the communications session to include a telephone system, providing voice or speech information to the voice recognition system from the user device, and performing at least one function with the voice recognition system based on the provided voice or speech information..

Automatic secure data transfer with a motor vehicle

In an example, an in-vehicle electronic device to operate in a motor vehicle in an unattended power state may include a wireless interface to communicate with a remote secure network resource; a memory to store one or more values to specify a predefined trigger event for coupling the motor vehicle in the unattended power state to the remote secure network resource; and a processor configured to: recognize an occurrence of a predefined trigger event by checking first data obtained responsive to monitoring the a resource against the one or more values; in responsive to a recognition of the occurrence of a predefined trigger event, identify second data suitable for coupling the in-vehicle electronic device to the remote secure network resource; and establish a communication channel to the remote secure network resource via the wireless interface using the second data, the second communication channel for transmission of third data.. .
Airbiquity Inc.

Phonetic posteriorgrams for many-to-one voice conversion

A method for converting speech using phonetic posteriorgrams (ppgs). A target speech is obtained and a ppg is generated based on acoustic features of the target speech.
The Chinese University Of Hong Kong

System and methods for pronunciation analysis-based non-native speaker verification

A system and method for non-native speaker verification based on using n-best speech recognition results.. .

System and methods for pronunciation analysis-based speaker verification

A system and method for speaker verification based on using n-best speech recognition results.. .

Call management system and its speech recognition control method

A speech recognition server has a speech recognition engine, and a mode control table to hold a speech recognition mode for each call. The speech recognition engine has a mode management unit to designate a speech recognition mode for a decoder, and an output analysis unit to analyze recognition result data speech-to-text converted by speech recognition.
Hitachi Information & Telecommunication Engineering, Ltd.

Architecture for multi-domain natural language processing

Features are disclosed for processing a user utterance with respect to multiple subject matters or domains, and for selecting a likely result from a particular domain with which to respond to the utterance or otherwise take action. A user utterance may be transcribed by an automatic speech recognition (“asr”) module, and the results may be provided to a multi-domain natural language understanding (“nlu”) engine.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Keyword detection modeling using contextual information

Features