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Systems and methods for optimizing scans of pre-installed applications

Symantec

Systems and methods for optimizing scans of pre-installed applications

Fingerprint module and manufacturing method for same

Egis Technology

Fingerprint module and manufacturing method for same

Fingerprint module and manufacturing method for same

Apple

Capacitive sensor packaging


Date/App# patent app List of recent Finger-related patents
08/27/15
20150245514 
 Electronic device including physical key patent thumbnailElectronic device including physical key
Disclosed is an electronic device including a portable electronic housing. The electronic device also includes a pressible key provided on one surface of the housing.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


08/27/15
20150244729 
 Systems and methods for optimizing scans of pre-installed applications patent thumbnailSystems and methods for optimizing scans of pre-installed applications
A computer-implemented method for optimizing scans of pre-installed applications may include (1) identifying, on a client device, a plurality of applications that are subject to scan-based assessments, (2) determining that the plurality of applications were pre-installed on the client device via a system image for the client device, (3) generating a fingerprint that represents the system image, and (4) fulfilling the scan-based assessments for the plurality of applications by transmitting the fingerprint that represents the system image to an assessment server and receiving, in response, an assessment of the system image. Various other methods, systems, and computer-readable media are also disclosed..
Symantec Corporation


08/27/15
20150243571 
 Fingerprint module and manufacturing  same patent thumbnailFingerprint module and manufacturing same
A fingerprint module of fingerprint identification chip is provided. The fingerprint module includes a substrate, a fingerprint identification chip, a molding layer, a color layer, and a protecting layer.
Egis Technology Inc.


08/27/15
20150242675 
 Capacitive sensor packaging patent thumbnailCapacitive sensor packaging
An apparatus comprises a fingerprint sensor having a set of capacitive elements configured for capacitively coupling to a user fingerprint. The fingerprint sensor may be disposed under a control button or display element of an electronic device, for example one or more of a control button and a display component.
Apple Inc.


08/27/15
20150242673 
 Apparatus and  a biometric sensor in a handheld mobile wireless communication device patent thumbnailApparatus and a biometric sensor in a handheld mobile wireless communication device
A smart phone device has a display screen overlaid by a touch screen and a processor and a memory in the device hosting functions to perform display and touch functions. A logic executing in the processor in the device programmed to use a part of the touch screen as a biometric sensor.

08/27/15
20150242672 
 Sensor employing overlapping grid lines and conductive probes for extending a sensing surface from the grid lines patent thumbnailSensor employing overlapping grid lines and conductive probes for extending a sensing surface from the grid lines
An electronic sensor forms a grid to detect surface features of a proximally located object, such as a fingerprint. The grid includes a plurality of parallel drive lines connectable to a drive source and a plurality of parallel pickup lines oriented substantially perpendicular to the drive lines and overlapping the drive lines.
Idex Asa


08/27/15
20150242428 
 System and  backing up data patent thumbnailSystem and backing up data
A hash-optimized backup system and method takes data blocks and generates a probabilistically unique digital fingerprint of the content of each data block using a substantially collision-free algorithm. The process compares the generated fingerprint to a database of stored fingerprints and, if the generated fingerprint matches a stored fingerprint, the data block is determined to already have been backed up, and therefore does not need to be backed up again.
Falconstor, Inc.


08/27/15
20150242399 
 Media fingerprinting and identification system patent thumbnailMedia fingerprinting and identification system
The overall architecture and details of a scalable video fingerprinting and identification system that is robust with respect to many classes of video distortions is described. In this system, a fingerprint for a piece of multimedia content is composed of a number of compact signatures, along with traversal hash signatures and associated metadata.
Zeitera, Llc


08/27/15
20150241350 
 Latent fingerprint detection patent thumbnailLatent fingerprint detection
Systems, devices, and methods for detecting a contaminant on a substrate are discussed herein. Variations of such systems, devices, and methods may include one or more illumination sources that emit illumination at one or more desired wavelength ranges to illuminate one or more areas on the substrate; where the desired wavelength range is one that is absorbed by the contaminant while causing the substrate to fluoresce.

08/27/15
20150240086 
 Anti-smudge body, display device, input device, electronic device, and anti-smudge article patent thumbnailAnti-smudge body, display device, input device, electronic device, and anti-smudge article
An anti-smudge body having a surface that, when fingerprints adhere to the surface, allows the fingerprint patterns to spread spontaneously to thereby cause them to become less noticeable has the surface and a plurality of protrusions provided thereto. The protrusions contain at least one of a first compound having an ester linkage in a portion other than terminal ends and a second compound having a cyclic hydrocarbon group..
Dexerials Corporation


08/27/15
20150239023 

Anti-smudge body, display device, input device, and electronic device


An anti-smudge body having a surface that, when fingerprints adhere to the surface, allows the fingerprint patterns to spread spontaneously to thereby cause the adhering fingerprints to become less noticeable has a surface and a fine irregular structure provided to the surface, wherein the irregular structure contains at least one of a first compound having an ester linkage in a portion other than terminal ends and a second compound having a cyclic hydrocarbon group.. .
Dexerials Corporation


08/27/15
20150238744 

Method of treating infections, diseases or disorders of nail unit


Methods for the subungual treatment of diseases or disorders of the nail unit including infections, especially fungal infections, and nail psoriasis involving the toenails and fingernails are described. The methods provide a technique for placement of a drug-containing composition subungually with reduced risk of hematoma formation and improved patient comfort..
Hallux, Inc.


08/20/15
20150237471 

Wireless-based localization using a zonal framework


Disclosed herein are techniques and systems for performing wireless-based localization using a zonal framework. An area (i.e., surface or space) may be partitioned into multiple zones, and one or more signal propagation models for one or more wireless access points (aps) may be generated for each zone.
Microsoft Corporation


08/20/15
20150237410 

System and providing content-aware persistent advertisements


A method and system of providing content-aware persistent advertisements comprises the steps of ingesting and collecting vdna (video dna) fingerprints of media contents playing on various network-enabled terminals including internet browsers, mobile devices, tablets, smart televisions and so on; sending the ingested fingerprints along with other information such as metadata, user's location, etc, to the content identification server via internet or mobile networks, and selecting accurate advertisements according to the media content and relevant information, then finally pushing the advertisements back to user's terminal. With vdna fingerprint identification, media contents are identified by content instead of metadata or other surrounding information, so that the result of identification can be considered genuine, and the chosen advertisements based on the media content can be persistent across multiple terminals playing the same media content..

08/20/15
20150237341 

Method and managing audio visual, audio or visual content


To manage audio visual content, a stream of fingerprints is derived in a fingerprint generator and received at a fingerprint processor that is physically separate from the fingerprint generator. Metadata is generated by processing the fingerprints to detect the sustained occurrence of low values of an audio fingerprint to generate metadata indicating silence; comparing the pattern of differences between temporally succeeding values of a fingerprint with expected patterns of film cadence to generate metadata indicating a film cadence; and comparing differences between temporally succeeding values of a fingerprint with a threshold to generate metadata indicating a still image or freeze frame..
Snell Limited


08/20/15
20150237049 

Device fingerprint updating for single sign on authentication


A device fingerprinting system provides an additional factor of authentication. A user device may be redirected, along with user id parameters, to authentication system.
Secureauth Corporation


08/20/15
20150237047 

Authentication frequency and challenge type based on application usage


An apparatus and method are disclosed for determining authentication frequency (i.e., the length of time between authenticating and re-authenticating a user) and challenge type (e.g., username/password, fingerprint recognition, voice recognition, etc.) based on what software applications a user is running on a data-processing system, and how those applications are being used (e.g., what functions are used, what data is input to or output by the application, how often and for how long applications are used, what input devices and output devices are used, etc.) advantageously, the illustrative embodiment enables authentication frequency and challenge type to be adjusted based on the likelihood of malicious activity and/or the potential cost of malicious activity, as inferred from current and past application usage. In addition, the illustrative embodiment enables selection of an authentication challenge type that is less intrusive to a user based on current application usage..
Avaya Inc.


08/20/15
20150237039 

Device fingerprint registration for single sign on authentication


A device fingerprinting system provides an additional factor of authentication. A user device may be redirected, along with user id parameters, to authentication system.
Secureauth Corporation


08/20/15
20150237038 

Fingerprint based authentication for single sign on


A device fingerprinting system provides an additional factor of authentication. A user device may be redirected, along with user id parameters, to authentication system.
Secureauth Corporation


08/20/15
20150237017 

Communication information transmitting process and system


It discloses a type of communication information transmitting process and system, which belongs to the field of communication technology. The process comprises: acquire selected fingerprint information of communication information receiving terminal, makes use of the fingerprint information of communication information receiving terminal to conduct identity authentication.
Wwtt Technology China


08/20/15
20150235402 

System and creating custom fingernail art


Systems and methods are provided for a creating nail polish art by providing an image, providing a hand pose stencil, including image coordinates for the fingernails of the hand pose stencil, allowing the hand pose stencil to be positioned on the image, associating the image coordinates for the fingernails to portions of the image, and displaying the portions of the image that have been associated with the image coordinates on fingernail polish stickers. Such systems and methods provide a revolutionary new way to create custom nail art by printing an image onto nail polish stickers for a gorgeous, one-of-a-kind manicure that a user can self-apply with no dry-time or waiting..
Nailsnaps, Inc.


08/20/15
20150235226 

Method of witnessed fingerprint payment


A safe method for fingerprint payment, in which no card or password is needed, and the applying of the customer's finger is witnessed by an authorized cashier. For each particular payment, both the customer's fingerprint and the cashier's fingerprint are scanned in real-time, and are sent to the server side together with related payment information; the payment is allowed to accomplish if and only if both fingerprints match their pre-collected counterparts in server side databases.

08/20/15
20150235225 

Security a payment card


A security system and method for a payment card to protect against card fraud and identity theft through eclectic security features that create a synergy for verifying a card holder identity and unique card holder information. The security features can be integrated into the payment card or function remotely from the payment card, triggered upon usage of the payment card.

08/20/15
20150235098 

Method and recognizing fingerprint


A method and apparatus for recognizing a fingerprint. The method includes displaying a guide area corresponding to a finger touch in at least one area of a display unit; and providing guide information related to fingerprint recognition based on a touch detected via the guide area.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


08/20/15
20150234855 

Determining chunk boundaries for deduplication of storage objects in a network computing environment


Described are a method, network system, and computer program product for deduplication of storage objects in a network. A hash of a window of data of a storage object is determined and a determination is made as to whether the window of data of the storage object corresponds to a chunk boundary.
International Business Machines Corporation


08/20/15
20150234854 

Determining chunk boundaries for deduplication of storage objects


Described are a method, system, and computer program product for deduplicating a storage object. A hash of a window of data of a storage object is determined and a determination is made as to whether the window of data of the storage object corresponds to a chunk boundary.
International Business Machines Corporation


08/20/15
20150234814 

Method and identifying media content


A computing device executing a server receives a media sample, the media sample having been created from a segment of media content, wherein the media content comprises at least a portion of a work, the segment being a portion of the media content that is less than an entirety of the work, and the media sample comprising a digital fingerprint based on perceptual features of the segment. The computing device compares the media sample to a plurality of reference samples from a plurality of known works to identify a known work of the plurality of known works that corresponds to the work.
Audible Magic Corporation


08/20/15
20150233894 

Self-powered blood coagulation chip for inr value and hematocrit determination


A point-of-test diagnostic chip that is capable of simultaneous evaluation of blood coagulation time (inr value) and hematocrit level. A finger prick volume of blood is placed at the inlet of the device, and the residual vacuum contained within the device provides a pressure gradient to drive the flow of whole blood.
The Regents Of The University Of California


08/13/15
20150229690 

Media source identification


A server machine and a first device (e.g., a television) are configured to access a stream of media (e.g., a broadcast channel) from a media source (e.g., a broadcaster). The server machine generates a representation (e.g., a fingerprint) of the stream of media and stores the representation.
Gracenote, Inc.


08/13/15
20150229421 

Broadcast source identification based on matching broadcast signal fingerprints


An end user can sample a radio or television broadcast, generate a user representation of the broadcast sample, and send the user representation to a comparison system, which also receives known representations of content broadcast by multiple different stations. The known representations are stored in a continuous fashion, and represent actually broadcast content.
Iheartmedia Management Services, Inc.


08/13/15
20150227938 

Transaction authorisations method and system


A method and associated system for performing a transaction using biometric input from a cardholder 20 to establish both the presence of the cardholder at a point of sale 10, cardholder identification, and the cardholder's informed consent to a particular transaction, cardholder consent. In some embodiments, a single, unusual biometric input, such as placing the little fingers of both hands on a fingerprint scanner 24a, is detected at the point of sale 10 to establish both cardholder identity and cardholder consent in a single, convenient action..
Mastercard International Incorporated


08/13/15
20150227818 

Methods for comparing a first marker, such as fingerprint, with a second marker of the same type to establish a match between the first marker and second marker


A method of comparing a first representation of an identifier with a second representation of an identifier, for instance two fingerprints is provided. The method includes selecting a plurality of features in the first representation of an identifier, such as minutia, and linking each feature to one or more of the other features.
Forensic Science Service Limited


08/13/15
20150227796 

Systems and methods for image-feature-based recognition


Methods and systems are described herein that allow a user to capture a single image snapshot from video, print, or the world around him or her, and obtain additional information relating to the media itself or items of interest displayed in the snapshot. A fingerprint of the snapshot is used as a query and transmitted to the server.
Geenee Ug (haftungsbeschraenkt)


08/13/15
20150227774 

On-the-go touchless fingerprint scanner


On-the-go fingerprint scanners and methods of capturing fingerprints on-the-go are disclosed. In some aspects, the on-the-go fingerprint scanner can include a scanning area and a beam break sensor disposed coincident to the scanning area such that the beam break sensor detects when an object passes through the scanning area.
Advanced Optical Systems, Inc.


08/13/15
20150227773 

Latent fingerprint detectors and fingerprint scanners therefrom


An automatic fingerprint system includes an optical sensor having a first light source that provides a collimated beam for interrogating a first sample surface, and a camera including a lens and a photodetector array having a camera field of view (fovcamera)large enough to image the first sample surface. The camera is critical angle positioned relative to the first light source to receive specular reflection (glare) from the first sample surface to generate image data from the glare.
Lockheed Martin Corporation


08/13/15
20150227557 

Systems and methods for image-feature-based recognition


Methods and systems are described herein that allow a user to capture a single image snapshot from video, print, or the world around him or her, and obtain additional information relating to the media itself or items of interest displayed in the snapshot. A fingerprint of the snapshot is used as a query and transmitted to the server.
Geenee Ug


08/13/15
20150227226 

Screen protector


A protective cover for a device having a touchscreen and a fingerprint sensor includes a polyethylene terephthalate touchscreen cover that covers the touchscreen while allowing the touchscreen to be used. A die cut opening in the touchscreen cover corresponds to a location of the fingerprint sensor and a flexible membrane covers the opening.
Griffin Technology, Inc.


08/06/15
20150221336 

Fingerprint-defined segment-based content delivery


Digital content, such as video, audio, multimedia, and similar files may be segmented at a determined frame resolution rate and analyzed to determine a fingerprint for each content segment. An identifier that uniquely identifies each content segment may be determined based on the fingerprint of the respective content segment.
Nbcuniversal Media, Llc


08/06/15
20150221019 

Systems and methods for detection of session tampering and fraud prevention


The invention provides methods and apparatus for detecting when an online session is compromised. A plurality of device fingerprints may be collected from a user computer that is associated with a designated session id.
The 41st Parameter, Inc.


08/06/15
20150220933 

Methods and systems for making secure online payments


A method and system for making secure online payments are disclosed. The method includes sending a request for making a payment to a payment platform, the request including a payment account number and a payment amount; receiving a prompt from the payment platform, the prompt requesting authentication data, the authentication data including fingerprint data and fingerprint collection terminal identification data; and sending requested authentication data to the payment platform.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited


08/06/15
20150220814 

Behavioral event measurement system and related method


Electronic system for obtaining data, via one or more digital devices, on user behavior, digital transactions, and exposure relative to digital content and services, or external exposure and associated events between the user and the environment via sensors attached to digital devices, the system being configured to collect data reflecting the content and objects that the user at least potentially perceives as rendered on one or more digital screens attached to smart devices, reconstruct the at least potentially perceived visual landscape based on the collected data, and determine the target and/or level of user attention in view of the reconstruction and associated exposure events detected therein, and to apply locally stored information about rules or fingerprints in the digital object recognition process involving the collected data and validation of the type or identity of user actions, digital content, or external objects, as reflected by the reconstruction recapturing the visual landscape.. .
Verto Analytics Oy


08/06/15
20150220771 

Method of validation of the use of a real finger as support of a fingerprint


A decision as regards the validity of the support is taken as a function of the results of the verification step.. .

08/06/15
20150220767 

Method for processing fingerprint and electronic device thereof


A method of operating an electronic device and the electronic device is provided. The method includes setting a fingerprint detecting area functionally connected to a display; identifying a function corresponding to a gesture of an input means input to the display, and determining whether to perform the function with fingerprint information acquired in the fingerprint detecting area.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


08/06/15
20150220636 

Fingerprint-defined segment-based content delivery


Digital content, such as video, audio, multimedia, and similar files may be segmented at a determined frame resolution rate and analyzed to determine a fingerprint for each content segment. An identifier that uniquely identifies each content segment may be determined based on the fingerprint of the respective content segment.
Nbcuniversal Media, Llc


08/06/15
20150220635 

Fingerprint-defined segment-based content delivery


Digital content, such as video, audio, multimedia, and similar files may be segmented at a determined frame resolution rate and analyzed to determine a fingerprint for each content segment. An identifier that uniquely identifies each content segment may be determined based on the fingerprint of the respective content segment.
Nbcuniversal Media, Llc


08/06/15
20150220554 

Data duplication detection controlling data duplication detection system


Accurate and efficient detection of data duplication is implemented. A data duplication determination part (1a) of a storage system (1) temporarily stores in a pool (4) a target chunk data when a second management table (t2) indicates that the target chunk data, which is included in received data, has already been stored, and, in addition, when data (a fingerprint (fp)) for guaranteeing the identity of the target chunk data is not stored in a third management table (t3).
Hitachi Information & Telecommunication Engineering, Ltd.


08/06/15
20150220351 

System and providing an image to an information handling system


A system and method for providing an image to an information handling system is disclosed. A method for delivering an image may include booting an information handling system with a provisioning operating system downloaded via a network into a memory of the information handling system.
Dell Products L.p.


08/06/15
20150220210 

Using dynamically scaled linear correction to improve finger tracking linearity on touch sensors


A system and method for correcting non-linear tracking of objects that may change size when moving on a large touch sensor having a relatively large space between electrodes by dynamic compensating on-the-fly by constantly calculating the size of a finger as measured by the touch sensor, and then scaling that measured size so that look-up tables may be used to compensate for any size finger in the x and y axes.. .
Cirque Corporation


08/06/15
20150219425 

Projectile interceptor mountable on a firearm


Ballistic projectile protection devices, and methods for their use, are provided. In a preferred embodiment, a gun-mounted ballistic protection device is provided, comprising multiple interception media launchers that cover and protect a user's vital organs from incoming projectiles.

08/06/15
20150217726 

Method and biometric vehicle activation


A system includes a processor configured to detect push-to-start (pts) button engagement. The processor is also configured to scan a finger positioned on a vehicle fingerprint scanner for a fingerprint.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc


07/30/15
20150215608 

Video observation system


The present invention provides a video observation apparatus for observing video displayed on the display unit of an information processing terminal, comprising: a bottom portion on which the terminal is placed; a back sheet having a mirror portion on an inner surface of the back sheet opposing the terminal and arranged toward an observer to make an acute angle between the bottom portion and the back sheet; a top sheet arranged parallel to the bottom portion; and a front sheet having a lens portion positioned corresponding to the right and left eyes of the observer; wherein a height of the top sheet is offset downward from a height of the top of the apparatus formed by the back sheet; and wherein the apparatus is held by placing a thumb on the bottom portion, an index finger and/or a middle finger on the top sheet and the remaining fingers on the back sheet.. .
Eyeresh Co., Ltd.


07/30/15
20150215509 

Latent fingerprint detection


Systems, devices, and methods for detecting a contaminant on a substrate are discussed herein. Variations of such systems, devices, and methods may include one or snore illumination sources that emit illumination at one or more desired wavelength ranges to illuminate one or more areas on the substrate; where the desired wavelength range is one that is absorbed by the contaminant while causing the substrate to fluoresce.
Lockheed Martin Corporation


07/30/15
20150215314 

Methods for facilitating improved user authentication using persistent data and devices thereof


A method, non-transitory computer readable medium, and access policy management computing device that obtains a first set of attributes based on a login request received from a client device. The first set of attributes includes at least credentials for a user of the client device.
F5 Networks, Inc.


07/30/15
20150213659 

System and device for authenticating a user


The invention utilize an inventive device being a small, portable, handheld self-contained operating unit for reading your private information (as smart card) and all your private biometric data (as from fingerprints, voice, eye-iris, face shape readers) to help you mixed together with its unique readable production series number to secure a special coded startup of all your private equipment and help you to connect safely to your bank account, your data storage on the clouds, your government files etc. The devise may also provide you with this unique safe series number mixed cryptic verification of your own identity to open your own home, your office, your car, your equipment, your bike, your boat, your mc and all your other digital locks.
Eka A/s


07/30/15
20150213392 

System and using task fingerprinting to predict task performance


A novel method of using task fingerprinting to predict outcome measures such quality, errors, and the likelihood of cheating, particularly as applied to crowd sourced tasks. The technique focuses on the way workers work rather than the products they produce.
Carnegie Mellon University


07/30/15
20150213352 

Artificial fingernail or toe nail with an incorporated transponder


An artificial nail for placing onto a finger or a toe is connected to an integrated transponder chip (2), which is preferably placed on the underside of the artificial nail. The integrated transponder chip measures only a few millimeters in diameter and is ultra-thin.
Yves Swiss Ag


07/30/15
20150213300 

Fingerprint analysis


A method of analysis and comparison of fingerprint images, includes creating a set of data from a first fingerprint image and employing the data for comparison with a set of data obtained from a second fingerprint image, comparing the two sets of data to establish a correspondence of relative positions of at least some minutiae and comparing the numbers of each of one or more different types of minutiae within a prescribed area of each image, the sets of data for the two fingerprint images further including the numbers of each of one or more different types of minutiae lying within a constellation type boundary defined by a plurality of minutiae of identical type and which encircle a core minutia.. .

07/30/15
20150213245 

Dynamic keyboard and touchscreen biometrics


Embodiments of the present invention are directed toward providing ongoing authentication using biometric data. Fingerprints and/or other biometric data can be captured during the normal use of an electronic device, such as typing on a keyboard, and compared with associated reference biometrics to provide ongoing authentication to an application while the electronic device is being used.
Qualcomm Incorporated


07/30/15
20150213049 

Asynchronous backend global deduplication


A method of performing a global deduplication may include: collecting a data chunk to be written to a backing storage of a storage system at a staging area in the storage system; generating a data fingerprint of the data chunk; sending the data fingerprint in batch along with other data fingerprints corresponding to data chunks collected at different times to a metadata server system in the storage system; receiving an indication, at the staging area, of whether the data fingerprint is unique in the storage system from the metadata server system; and discarding the data chunk when committing a data object containing the data chunk to the backing storage, when the indication indicates that the data chunk is not unique.. .
Netapp, Inc.


07/30/15
20150213029 

Using cross-matching between users and matching against reference data to facilitate content identification


Techniques for identifying video and/or audio content are presented. An identification management component (imc) groups users determined to be at least potentially be watching the same content based on first content fingerprints associated with respective content viewed by the users on communication devices, and a defined matching criterion.
Google Inc.


07/30/15
20150210797 

Silicon-containing highly branched polymer and curable composition containing the same


There is provided a composition for forming a hard coat layer which has high slippage and is excellent in water/oil repellency and also has antifouling properties such as fingerprint resistance and dirt wiping-off properties, and which is curable through ultraviolet irradiation in a nitrogen atmosphere or an air atmosphere that is generally used. A silicon-containing highly branched polymer obtained by polymerization of a monomer a having two or more radically polymerizable double bonds in a molecule and a monomer b having a polysiloxane chain and at least one radically polymerizable double bond in a molecule in the presence of a polymerization initiator d in an amount of 5 to 200% by mole relative to the number of moles of the monomer a; a curable composition including the highly branched polymer; a cured film obtained from the composition; and a hard coat film obtained by use of the composition..
Nissan Chemical Industries, Ltd.


07/30/15
20150209211 

Funerary item with embedded cremains and external etching


A novel method of displaying cremated remains of a human or animal decedent is presented, where a portion of decedent cremains is encased within a transparent device with an etched memento of the decedent on the outside of the device. The memento can be a human fingerprint or the nose print of an animal..

07/23/15
20150208242 

Method and monitoring network device


Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method and an apparatus for monitoring a network device, and relate to the field of information network technologies. The method in the present invention includes acquiring basic service set identifiers (bssids) of wireless network devices in a network system managed by a network management system and determining bssids of unauthorized wireless network devices in the acquired bssids of the wireless network devices in the network system by using a fingerprint database of authorized wireless network devices.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


07/23/15
20150208226 

Discovery method and apparatuses and system for discovery


The invention relates to methods, apparatuses, systems and computer program products for discovery of nearby devices. To facilitate discovery of nearby, i.e.
Nokia Corporation


07/23/15
20150206045 

User wearable wireless enabled electronic apparatus


User-wearable electronic apparatus configured to enable wireless communications. In one embodiment, the apparatus takes the form of a wrist-worn apparatus (such as wristwatch) which includes a short-range radio frequency interface disposed therein at time of manufacture of the apparatus.
West View Research, Llc


07/23/15
20150205993 

Method for providing control function using fingerprint sensor and electronic device thereof


An apparatus and a method for providing a control function using a fingerprint sensor in an electronic device are provided. The method includes collecting information based on occurrence of an event, detecting a touch input on a fingerprint sensor, and performing a control function for the information based on the touch input on the fingerprint sensor..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


07/23/15
20150205948 

Method and system for detecting data modification within computing device


A method and apparatus for detecting data modification in a layered operating system is disclosed. Outbound content indicators at different layers are compared to detect potential outbound data modifications.
Trend Micro Incorporated


07/23/15
20150205877 

Rules driven pan id metadata routing system and network


Content objects are associated with metadata via content identifiers that are derived from sensed signals captured by requesting mobile devices. In response to a content based query from a mobile device, content fingerprints and extracted digital codes decoded from the sensed signals are issued to a network based router system.
Digimarc Corporation


07/23/15
20150205864 

Music selection and organization using audio fingerprints


A content selection system and method for identifying and organizing moods in content using objectively measured scores for rhythm, texture and pitch (rtp) and clustered into six mood classifications based on an objective analysis of the measured scores. Digitized representations of the content may also be identified and organized based on the content's frequency data, three-dimensional shapes derived from the digitized representations, and colors derived from the frequency data.
Aperture Investments, Llc


07/23/15
20150205623 

Device configuration for multiple users using remote user biometrics


An electronic device receives data associated with at least one biometric detected by a sensor of a remote control device. The biometric may be at least one fingerprint, retinal scan, facial image, and/or any other biometric.
Apple Inc.


07/23/15
20150202976 

Electric vehicle power management systems


A system that enables power flow management for electrical devices, such as electric vehicles. Power flow managers can coordinate charging activities.
Gridpoint, Inc.


07/16/15
20150201347 

Terminal and managing cell information in terminal


The present invention relates to a method for managing cell informations received from neighbor cells for mdt (minimization of drive test) in the 3gpp system and terminal for performing the method, the terminal including a transceiver which receives cell informations transmitted by at least one neighbor base station; a controller which checks at least one cell information for generating location prediction information to check current location of the terminal among the cell informations received by the transceiver; and a memory which stores the at least one cell information for generating the location prediction information as minimization of drive test (mdt) measurement sample for reporting radio environment under the control of the controller. The terminal is capable of logging the neighbor cell measurement information efficiently depending on whether the terminal logs rf fingerprint information in the idle mode..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


07/16/15
20150199974 

Detecting distorted audio signals based on audio fingerprinting


An audio identification system generates a probe audio fingerprint of an audio signal and determines amount of pitch shifting in the audio signal based on analysis of correlation between the probe audio fingerprint and a reference audio fingerprint. The audio identification system applies a time-to-frequency domain transform to frames of the audio signal and filters the transformed frames.
Facebook, Inc.


07/16/15
20150199555 

Method for processing input and electronic device thereof


A method for operating an electronic device is provided. The method includes obtaining input information input to a display screen and fingerprint information input to a fingerprint sensor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


07/16/15
20150199554 

Finger print state integration with non-application processor functions for power savings in an electronic device


A system includes a fingerprint sensor, an application processor, and an auxiliary processor. The application processor is operable to arm the fingerprint sensor prior to the application processor entering a low power or sleep mode.
Motorola Mobility Llc


07/16/15
20150199553 

Method for recognizing fingerprint and mobile terminal supporting the same


A method for recognizing a fingerprint in a portable terminal includes, if a touch input is sensed via a fingerprint scanning sensor, determining whether a touch input event is detected on an object displayed on a screen, deactivating a function corresponding to the detected touch input event on the object if the touch input event is sensed, and performing a function corresponding to the sensed touch input via the fingerprint scanning sensor. A portable terminal includes a display unit configured to display at least one object on a screen, a fingerprint scanning sensor configured to sense a touch input, and a processor configured to deactivate a function corresponding to the detected touch input event on the at least one object if the touch input is sensed, and to perform a function corresponding to the sensed touch event via the finger scanning sensor..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


07/16/15
20150199501 

System and creating a core cognitive fingerprint


A system and method for creating a core cognitive fingerprint are provided. A core cognitive fingerprint can be used to capture and summarize the evolution of a system state and potentially respond with a predetermined action if the fingerprint falls within a defined threshold.
Sparkcognition, Inc.


07/16/15
20150199351 

Automated multimedia content recognition


An automated content recognition system accurately and reliably generates content identification information for multimedia content without accessing the multimedia content or a reliable source of the multimedia content. The system receives content-based queries having fingerprints of multimedia content.
Microsoft Corporation


07/16/15
20150199270 

System and performing data management in a collaborative development environment


An object that is not linked to a root object of a data model is identified. A first instruction comprising a fingerprint and a request to delete the object from memory is transmitted to a plurality of user devices.

07/16/15
20150198721 

System for crowd-sourced fingerprinting


A system for crowd-sourced fingerprinting has a positioning database and a mobile wireless device. The positioning database is configured to store information relating wireless local area network access point (ap) signal measurements to points of a geographic positioning grid.
Texas Instruments Incorporated


07/16/15
20150196830 

Football training gloves


A glove includes a tubular fabric substrate having an upper end and, in opposed relation to the upper end, at least four defined finger portions, each of the four defined finger portions being generally tubular in shape to engage one of four fingers of one of a user's right and left hands, the four fingers being, in order, the pinky, the ring finger, the middle finger, and the index finger. The upper end defines an upper opening.

07/09/15
20150195775 

Wlan radiomap with access points uniquely identified by combination of bssid and mcc


The application relates to storage and retrieval of information about access points aps of wireless local area networks wlans. It is known to store information about wlan aps, for example fingerprint data, in such a way that the data can be accessed using the bssid of the wl-an ap, i.e.
Nokia Corporation


07/09/15
20150195682 

Method and recognizing indoor location using received signal strength intensity map


An apparatus for recognizing an indoor location using an rssi (received signal strength intensity) map, includes an environment information acquirer configured to acquire indoor environment information and store the acquired indoor environment information on a node basis; a numerical map creator configured to create a numerical map; a field intensity creator configured to create the rssi map; a dead-reckoning sensor configured to locate an area less than several meters within which the environment information acquire is actually located to locate a more accurate location within the area; a path information producer configured to produce path information including movable potential trajectories; and an initializer configured to initialize an initialization location of one or more candidate entities and fingerprint information.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute


07/09/15
20150195597 

Method and system for remotely controlling consumer electronic devices


A media system replaces content in a first sequence of media content. The media system presents the first sequence of media content to an end-user and generates a fingerprint of the sequence of media content.
Gracenote, Inc.


07/09/15
20150195007 

Fingerprint sensor module-based device-to-device communication


Devices, systems, and techniques are provided for enabling device-to-device communications between a first device equipped with a fingerprint detection module that includes a metal contact and a second device equipped with a capacitive coupling port. In one aspect, a technique for enabling the device-to-device communications includes: positioning the first device and the second device so that the metal contact of the fingerprint detection module of the first device is in capacitive coupling with the capacitive coupling port of the second device; and establishing device-to-device communication between the first device and the second device through electrical signaling between the metal contact of the first device and the capacitive coupling port of the second device.
Shenzhen Huiding Technology Co., Ltd.


07/09/15
20150193451 

Detecting which channel a local stb is displaying using a local tuner


Methods and systems for determining meta-information for a channel being viewed are described. At an inline tv processor with a processor and memory, a first tv signal is received from a first source.

07/09/15
20150193310 

Efficient backup replication


A system for backup replication comprises a processor and a memory. The processor is configured to determine data present in a most recent backup not present in a previous backup; transmit an extent specification; and transmit data segment fingerprints of the one or more data segments.
Emc Corporation


07/09/15
20150193116 

Embedded authentication systems in an electronic device


Described are methods, devices and computer-readable media for displaying, on a touch screen display, a user interface that includes an unlocked element, detecting user inputs that include movement of a finger contact on the unlocked element toward the first location, wherein the first location is in respective direction from the unlocked element. Fingerprint data is obtained based on the finger movement, and based on the obtained fingerprint data, it is determined whether the user inputs meet unlock criteria or not..
Apple Inc.


07/09/15
20150191042 

Decorative laminates having a textured surface exhibiting a fingerprint proof surface


A decorative laminate lay-up used in the manufacture of decorative laminates includes a decorative laminate sheet assembly composed of resin impregnated paper layers and a textured release sheet positioned on a top surface of the decorative laminate sheet assembly. The textured release sheet provides a textured surface to decorative laminates resulting from processing of the decorative laminate sheet assembly, wherein the textured release sheet includes a textured surface exhibiting anti-reflective, hydrophobic and oleophobic characteristics leading to a fingerprint proof surface..
Wilsonart Llc


07/02/15
20150189782 

Electrical device having a fingerprint/scratch preventing structure and a manufacturing the same


An electrical device having a fingerprint/scratching prevention structure in order to prevent the occurrence of fingerprints and scratching on the surface of metal parts of electrical devices such as card sockets or connectors, etc., is disclosed. The electric device has the property of forming concavo-convex irregularities on all or part of the surface of a metal part by embossing, so that fingerprints are not left and scratches do not occur on the surface of the metal part..
Molex Incorporated


07/02/15
20150189380 

Method and device for generating and detecting a fingerprint functioning as a trigger marker in a multimedia signal


A device is configured to perform a method that detects a trigger marker for an action corresponding to a segment of a multimedia signal. A fingerprint is generated based on the segment of the multimedia signal at a trigger time point.
Gracenote, Inc.


07/02/15
20150189136 

Fingerprint sensor and electronic device including the same


There are provided a fingerprint sensor and an electronic device including the same. The fingerprint sensor includes a glass panel; a plurality of transducers arranged on edge regions of the glass panel, the plurality of transducers emitting ultrasonic wave signals toward inner surfaces of the glass panel and receiving the ultrasonic wave signals reflected from the inner surfaces of the glass panel; and a fingerprint sensing unit sensing a fingerprint based on the ultrasonic wave signals received by the plurality of transducers, the fingerprint sensing unit sequentially driving the plurality of transducers..
Samsung Electro-mechanics Co., Ltd.




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