|| List of recent Fingerprint-related patents
|Security-enhanced cloud system and security management method thereof|
Disclosed is a cloud system for enhancing security of a private virtualized cloud server and a security management method thereof. To this end, the present invention provides a security-enhanced cloud system comprising: a control system for performing user authentication using fingerprint recognition and face recognition or biometric recognition and creating a wake-on command; a mobile terminal for creating fingerprint recognition information and face recognition information or biometric recognition information by recognizing a fingerprint and a face or a body of a user, and, if an authentication request is received from the control system after connecting to the control system, completing the user authentication by transmitting the created fingerprint recognition information and face recognition information or biometric recognition information to the control system in response to the authentication request; a private virtualized cloud server allowing use of first class document data of a high security level and second class document data of a low security level by permitting only connection of a computer of the user after being activated in response to the wake-on command transmitted from the control system, and automatically shut down when the user of the computer requests or two or more users are connected; and the computer using the data in the private virtualized cloud server after acquiring a right to connect to the private virtualized cloud server by permission of the private virtualized cloud server..
|System and method for auto content recognition|
System and method for automatically recognizing media contents comprise steps of capturing media content from the internet and/or devices, extracting fingerprints from captured contents and transferring to the backend servers for identification, and backend servers processing the fingerprints and replying with identified result.. .
|Method, apparatus, system, and machine readable storage medium for providing software security|
Technologies are provided in example embodiments for determining that a module is to be loaded, the module being associated with module code, determining that the module is a frozen module, the frozen module being associated with frozen module code, determining that a module fingerprint of the module fails to correspond with a frozen module fingerprint of the frozen module, and causing loading of the frozen module code instead of the module code.. .
|Pedestrian traffic monitoring and analysis|
Numerous mobile devices report their respective locations to a server which collects the location reports to provide real-time pedestrian traffic information, e.g., as a map that shows locations of individual mobile devices. Distribution of mobile devices in a geographic area more closely represents overall population locations and densities.
|Location analytics employing timed fingerprint location information|
The disclosed subject matter provides for employing timed fingerprint location information in location analytics. Timed fingerprint location information can provide a location for a user equipment.
|Method and apparatus for securing computer video and audio subsystems|
In general, embodiments of the invention include methods and apparatuses for securing otherwise unsecured computer audio and video subsystems. Embodiments of the invention perform watermarking of video and/or audio data streams output by a computer system.
|Nanostructure-initiator mass spectrometry biometrics|
Several embodiments described herein are drawn to methods of identifying an analyte on a subject's skin, methods of generating a fingerprint, methods of determining a physiological change in a subject, methods of diagnosing health status of a subject, and assay systems for detecting an analyte and generating a fingerprint, by nanostructure-initiator mass spectrometry (nims).. .
|Systems and methods for media recognition|
Certain embodiments described herein provide methods and systems for media recognition. One exemplary embodiment involves recognizing a piece of media in two steps.
|Method and system for matching unknown software component to known software component|
A computer system or method identifies components. A component fingerprint storage is configured to memorize known fingerprints of known components.
|Holistic customer record linkage via profile fingerprints|
The present disclosure extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for linking customer profiles in a customer profile database. Customer profile data are transformed from text data to large, sparse bit sets.
|E-commerce transaction verification system and method|
An e-commerce transaction verification system creates documentary verifications of e-commerce transactions between merchants and customers. The system is implemented on a host server cooperating with a program module on the merchant's e-commerce server.
|Customer universe exploration|
The present disclosure extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for identifying attributes associated with potential customers. Attribute data contained in a potential customer database are transformed into bit sets or binary fingerprints.
|Volatile compound fingerprint atlas-spectrum model used for early gastric cancer diagnosis/ warning|
Volatile organic compounds emitted from gastric cancer cell metabolite is separated and detected using hs-spme/gc-ms. A volatile compounds fingerprint atlas-spectrum model are disclosed for early gastric cancer diagnosis/warning volatiles 3-octanone and 2-butanone as indicators of gastric cancer cells which are not contained in the headspace of gastric mucosal cells ges-1.
|Methods and products related to genotyping and dna analysis|
The invention encompasses methods and products related to genotyping. The method of genotyping of the invention is based on the use of single nucleotide polymorphisms (snps) to perform high throughput genome scans.
|Method for identifying cells based on dna replication domain timing profiles|
Methods for identifying and/or distinguishing a homogeneous population of cells based on their replication domain timing profile using high resolution genomic arrays or sequencing procedures are provided. These methods may be used to compare the replication timing profile for a population of cells to another replication timing profile(s), a replication timing fingerprint, and/or one or more informative segments of a replication timing fingerprint, which may be simultaneously or previously determined and/or contained in a database, to determine whether there is a match between them.
|Method and apparatus for processing biometric images|
A method and apparatus for applying gradient edge detection to detect features in a biometric, such as a fingerprint, based on data representing an image of at least a portion of the biometric. The image is modeled as a function of the features.
|Apparatus and method for capturing a vital vascular fingerprint|
A method using optical coherence tomography to capture the microvascular network of the superficial layer of the finger skin for the purpose of fingerprint authentication and liveness detection. At the dermal papilla region, the vascular pattern follows the same pattern of the fingerprint and this vascular pattern forms a live vascular fingerprint.
|Integrated finger print sensor|
A fingerprint sensor and fingerprint sensor system especially for integration in a device having an overlay made of an insulating material comprises a plurality of sensing elements positioned on a first side of the overlay; a plurality of probes positioned in a predetermined pattern defining a fingerprint sensing area on a second side of the overlay, the plurality of probes extending from the first side of the overlay at least partially through the overlay; a plurality of conductor leads on the first side of the overlay interconnecting the plurality of probes with the plurality of sensing elements; a plurality of amplifiers connected to the plurality of sensing elements, the number of amplifiers being less than the number of sensing elements; and an activation circuit connected to the plurality of sensing elements, the activation circuit being adapted to output at least one activation signal.. .
|Method, system and computer program for cancelling uplink interference in a wireless network|
The method comprising measuring by an interfered base station (bs2) the uplink interference and when said uplink interference exceeds a given threshold performing a cancellation process by: discovering and identifying a serving base station (bs1) to which an interfering user device (ue1) is wirelessly connected; requesting to the serving (bs1) the rf fingerprints of the one or more interfering user devices served thereby and using the same frequency resource blocks (rb) of said interfered (bs2); receiving the rf fingerprint of said interfering user device (ue1); consulting said received rf fingerprint in a register; selecting the rf fingerprint more similar to the received one and taking the information of level of interference associated thereto; and using said taken level of interference information for performing said cancelling of said uplink interference.. .
|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.
A query fingerprint of a set of frames of video content captured at a client device may be generated. Multiple patches of the set of frames of video content may be selected and a value calculated for each of the selected multiple patches.
|Media identification system with fingerprint database balanced according to search loads|
A media identification system generates reference fingerprints for known media samples and stores the reference fingerprints in a reference database. The media identification system uses the reference fingerprints to match a fingerprint generated from an unknown media sample to identify that unknown sample.
|Method of matching, biometric matching apparatus, and computer program|
A method of matching fingerprints is disclosed. The method comprises, for a first minutia point, being assigned as a planet minutia point a) determining pairs including the planet minutia point and a satellite minutia point, respectively, such that a cluster is formed; b) comparing the clusters of the respective sets and excluding nonmatching satellites; c) counting links in the cluster formed by remaining pairs; and d) for remaining satellite minutia points, performing steps a) to c) with respective satellite minutia point assigned as planet minutia point to form a supercluster by iterating steps a) to d) and superadding the clusters; calculating a score of the supercluster based on the aggregate counted links; and comparing the score with a threshold.
|Device for evaluation of fluids using electromagnetic energy|
A portable, tabletop fluid sampling device simplifies spectral analysis to produce an accurate but inexpensive chromatic fingerprint for fluid samples. In one embodiment, the sampling device uses an array of variable wavelength led emitters and photodiode detectors to measure rayleigh scattering of electromagnetic energy from the fluid sample contained in a cuvette.
|Mobile wireless hand-held biometric capture, processing and communication system and method for biometric identification|
A mobile, wireless biometric identification system includes a biometric capture device, associated software and processes which enable a commercially available wireless communication device, such as a smartphone, using a commercially established wireless communication networks, to capture a digital image of a human biometric (iris, fingerprint, etc.) for transmission via a secure connection to a central server. The capture device is designed to focus on the difficult task of capturing the highest possible quality image for encoding and comparison, while the overall system is designed to leverage the existing cellular communication network.
|Card with integrated fingerprint authentication|
A card, such as a credit or identification card, including an authenticating element for authenticating the card with a service provider, a fingerprint reader integral with the card for reading a fingerprint provided by a user of the card, and a processing element for comparing the fingerprint provided by the user to a fingerprint of an owner of the card to confirm that the user is the owner. In one variation, there is also provided a means for determining whether an object presented to the fingerprint reader is a finger of the user presenting the card..
|Nuclear magnetic resonance (nmr) fingerprinting|
Apparatus, methods, and other embodiments associated with nmr fingerprinting are described. One example nmr apparatus includes an nmr logic configured to repetitively and variably sample a (k, t, e) space associated with an object to acquire a set of nmr signals.
|Embedded authentication systems in an electronic device|
This invention is directed to an electronic device with an embedded authentication system for restricting access to device resources. The authentication system may include one or more sensors operative to detect biometric information of a user.
|Trusted and secure techniques for item delivery and execution|
Documents and other items can be delivered electronically from sender to recipient with a level of trustedness approaching or exceeding that provided by a personal document courier. A trusted electronic go-between can validate, witness and/or archive transactions while, in some cases, actively participating in or directing the transaction.
|Multifunction multimedia device|
A method for interpreting messages, user-defined alert conditions, voice commands and performing an action in response is described. A method for annotating media content is described.
|Methods for identifying and monitoring drug side effects|
The present invention relates generally to methods for identifying drug side effects by detecting perturbations in organ-specific molecular blood fingerprints. The invention further relates to methods for identifying drug-specific organ-specific molecular blood fingerprints.
|Fingerprint imaging and quality characterization|
A fingerprint processing system comprises a fingerprint sensor configured to generate an image of a fingerprint, and a processor configured to process the fingerprint image. The processor is operable to generate a ridge flow map comprising ridge flow vectors characterizing the fingerprint, and a multi-layer decomposition based on the ridge flow vectors.
|Fingerprinting apparatus, system, and method|
An apparatus, system and method for biometric acquisition are disclosed. In one embodiment, a sensor is configured to detect a biometric signature of a subject.
|Power supply device for door handle|
A power supply device for a door handle is provided. A rotation shaft of the door handle is provided with a drive gear, a first speed-change gear, a second speed-change gear, and a generator.
|Apparatus and method for identifying similarity via dynamic decimation of token sequence n-grams|
An apparatus for identifying related code variants or text samples includes processing circuitry configured to execute instructions for receiving query binary code, processing the query binary code to generate one or more query code fingerprints comprising compressed representations of respective functional components of the query binary code, generating token sequence n-grams of the fingerprints, hashing the n-grams, partitioning samples by length to compare selected samples based on length, and identifying similarity via dynamic decimation of token sequence n-grams.. .
|Network client software and system validation|
A method for validating a client system is disclosed. A trust broker system receives a request to connect to a server system from a previously authorized client system, wherein the client system has an associated user agent.
|Method for authenticating key information between terminals of a communication link|
With the help of a key management protocol, the transmitted key information is authenticated by at least one certificate signed by the terminals, and at least one fingerprint of the public keys or certificate, which were used for authenticating the key information, is added to the useful part of an sip message. The identity information present in the header of an sip message is additionally copied into a region of the header or the useful part, and a signature is produced by way of the fingerprint, the datum information presented in the header of an sip message, the copied identity information, and optionally the certificate reference information, and is inserted into a further region of the header of the sip message.
|Image-related methods and arrangements|
A user captures an image of a retail product with a smartphone. Product recommendations associated with the retail product are provided to the smartphone.
|Apparatus and method for fingerprinting sensing|
A biometric sensor apparatus and method are disclosed, which may comprise a flexible substrate comprising a first side surface and a second side surface opposing the first side surface; a biometric sensor portion comprising biometric image sensing elements formed on the second side surface forming at least part of a biometric sensor array sensing capacitively induced changes induced by a biometric in the vicinity of the biometric image sensing elements; a biometric sensor controller integrated circuit mounted to the flexible substrate on one of the first side surface and the second side surface of the flexible substrate; an edge surface of the flexible substrate including at least one conductively plated perforation in the flexible substrate; and an electro-static discharge element formed on or as part of the flexible substrate and electrically connected to the at least one conductively plated perforation.. .
|Method for identifying an individual and corresponding device|
A method for identifying an individual having at least one physical print that includes at least one fingerprint. The method includes a print marking step by which at least one physical print is marked at at least one minutia.
|Biometric sensing device for three dimensional imaging of subcutaneous structures embedded within finger tissue|
A system, apparatus and method for obtaining biometric data from characteristics of a fingerprint and obtaining characteristics of subcutaneous structures that are embedded within finger tissue and located in relation to the fingerprint.. .
|Intelligent matcher based on situational or spatial orientation|
Predicting likely fingerprint information (most likely finger, orientation, or otherwise), responsive to situational information or spatial orientation, for matching with a function button. The device determines first, second, and further likely choices.
|Systems and methods for generating bookmark video fingerprints|
Systems and methods for replacing original media bookmarks of at least a portion of a digital media file with replacement bookmarks is described. A media fingerprint engine detects the location of the original fingerprints associated with the portion of the digital media file and a region analysis algorithm characterizes regions of media file spanning the location of the original bookmarks by data class types.
|Capacitive sensing array modulation|
A capacitive fingerprint sensor that may be formed of an array of sensing elements. Each capacitive sensing element of the array may register a voltage that varies with the capacitance of a capacitive coupling.
|Method and apparatuses of transparent fingerprint imager integrated with touch display device|
The present invention describes a transparent fingerprint imaging apparatus wherein said apparatus comprises, a plurality of column lines, a plurality of scan lines, a plurality of data lines, and a plurality of fingerprint capacitance sensing cells wherein a fingerprint capacitance sensing cell further comprises, a fingerprint capacitor comprising a transparent capacitance detecting electrode and a transparent capacitance-detecting dielectric layer, a transparent reference capacitor coupled with said fingerprint capacitor with one electrode connecting to the fingerprint capacitor, and an amplification transparent tft (thin-film transistor) wherein the gate electrode of the amplification transparent tft connects to the transparent capacitance detecting electrode, one terminal of said amplification transparent tft connects to a data line and the other terminal connects to a scan line.. .
|Operating method and electronic device|
An operating method of an electronic device having a fingerprint sensor unit is provided. In the operating method, a touch action of an input device is sensed and a touch signal is generated by the fingerprint sensor unit.
|Capacitive 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.
|Method and device for data transmissions using rdma|
Method and device for data transmissions using rdma. The present invention is implemented between a first entity using a first data structure type and a second entity using a second data structure type over a third entity.
Paper catalog pages can be optically scanned to produce “fingerprints” identifying those pages. Database records for products featured on those pages can be mapped to the pages' fingerprints.
|Survey techniques for generating location fingerprint data|
Surveying techniques for generating location fingerprint data are described. A mobile device can survey a venue by measuring, at multiple locations at the venue, signals from one or more signal sources.
|Tiered delivery of location data|
Techniques of delivering location data are described. A location server can receive, from a mobile device, a request for location data for determining a location of the mobile device at a venue.
|Reducing location search space|
Methods, program products, and systems for reducing a location search space are described. A mobile device, when arriving at a venue, can determine a location of the mobile device using signals from one or more signal sources associated with the venue.
|Coating compositions comprising non-ionic surfactant exhibiting reduced fingerprint visibility|
Presently described are coating compositions comprising a polymerizable resin composition and a non-ionic unpolymerizable surfactant. In some embodiments, the coating comprises greater than 10 wt-% of non-ionic unpolymerizable surfactant.
|Fingerprint sensing and enrollment|
A sequence of biometric data images is received, such as, for example, a sequence of fingerprint images, and a set of biometric data images is selected from the sequence of images. The set of images can include one or more segments of at least one image in the sequence of images.
|Touchless fingerprinting acquisition and processing application for mobile devices|
This disclosure is of a biometric authentication system and method. The system includes a mobile device having a camera and a screen, and a database.
|Fingerprint driven profiling|
A method, performed by a computer device, may include detecting a finger on a touchscreen and determining a finger pattern based on a contact area of the finger with the touchscreen. The method may further include selecting content based on the determined finger pattern and presenting the selected content on the touchscreen..
|Smart card and smart system with enhanced security features|
A smart card includes a fingerprint sensor/scanner which matches and verifies a person's identity against an on-board stored fingerprint template. If the identity is verified, the card will permit access to information stored on the card.
|Alternate user interfaces for multi tuner radio device|
A method, device, system, and media are directed to controlling a multi-tuner radio. A voice command may be received and/or filtered.
|Systems and methods for continuous biometric authentication and presence detection of user of an information handling system|
In accordance with embodiments of the present disclosure, an information handling system may include a user interface and a processor communicatively coupled to the user interface. The user interface may comprise a touch sensor configured to detect biometric fingerprint data of a human interacting within a user-interactive area of the user interface.
|Client application fingerprinting based on analysis of client requests|
Processes are disclosed for fingerprinting and identifying client applications based on the analysis of client requests. In an http-based embodiment, a fingerprint is constructed based on the presence and order of http headers included in a request from a client application or device.
|Game system and gaming method having identification function|
A game system with an identification function. A fingerprint sensor reads fingerprint information of a game player and outputs the fingerprint information to a processor through first and second bluetooth modules.
|Multifunction multimedia device|
A method for interpreting messages, user-defined alert conditions, voice commands and performing an action in response is described. A method for annotating media content is described.
|Ridge direction extraction device, ridge direction extraction method, and ridge direction extraction program|
A ridge direction extraction unit, which analyses the shape of a ridge in a fingerprint image and extracts the ridge direction that indicates the slope of the ridge, includes: a low confidence region density value conversion module that reduces the density values in a low confidence region to generate a density conversion image; a synthesized image generating module for synthesizing a high confidence region and the low confidence region to generate a synthesized image; an auxiliary direction determining function for determining which ridge direction in the synthesized image is to be the auxiliary direction and deriving the degree of confidence in the auxiliary direction; and a high confidence region expanding module for calculating the degree of confidence in the direction, and correcting the ridge direction in the low confidence direction contiguous with the high confidence region so as to increase the degree of confidence in the ridge direction.. .
|Finger sensor including encapsulating layer over sensing area and related methods|
A fingerprint sensor may include a substrate, and a finger sensing ic on the substrate and including a finger sensing area on an upper surface thereof for sensing an adjacent finger. The fingerprint sensor may include an encapsulating material on the finger sensing ic and covering the finger sensing area, and a bezel adjacent the finger sensing area and on an uppermost surface of the encapsulating layer..
|Image sensing apparatus for fingerprint identification and related decoder circuit|
An image sensing apparatus includes a substrate, a light guide plate, a plurality of photosensors and a light source. The substrate has a first side.
|Method to trace video content processed by a decoder|
The method traces the origin of a (illegally) distributed video material. It fingerprints a data object a having a nominal stream format f to provide a fingerprinted data object b including a pre-fingerprinting forensic luring process..
|System and method for personalizing a card|
Systems and methods for personalizing data card are disclosed. One embodiment includes a card receiver configured to receive one or more data cards, a control system connected to the card receiver, the control system configured to receive personalization information, an encoder system connected to the control system, the encoder system configured to encode the one or more data cards with at least some portion of the personalization information, a card reader connected to the control system, the card reader configured to read magnetic fingerprint information from the one or more data cards, and the control system configured to store the magnetic fingerprint information..
|Systems and methods for improving server and client performance in fingerprint acr systems|
A system and method are disclosed that improve the efficiency and performance of an automatic content recognition (acr) system. Several approaches are described that may be used alone or in combination to reduce total system computational costs related to the manner in which such an acr means takes samples, called “fingerprints,” of digital content being played by a television display device and transmits said fingerprints to a remote server to be compared to a database of fingerprints from known programming.
|Systems and methods for multi-broadcast differentiation|
A system and method is disclosed for resolving false positives in a centralized, real-time automatic content recognition system that is ingesting, fingerprinting, and attempting to match for recognition purposes, multiple streams of broadcast content that are simultaneously arriving from a plurality of sources. In particular, the problem of identifying which specific broadcast of certain programming has been matched, including the episode of a series, as well as the channel, time zone and time of broadcast and whether the programing is being watched “live” as broadcast or from a dvr time-shifted source, is addressed.
|Methods and systems for applications for z-numbers|
Specification covers new algorithms, methods, and systems for artificial intelligence, soft computing, and deep learning/recognition, e.g., image recognition (e.g., for action, gesture, emotion, expression, biometrics, fingerprint, facial, ocr (text), background, relationship, position, pattern, and object), big data analytics, machine learning, training schemes, crowd-sourcing (experts), feature space, clustering, classification, svm, similarity measures, modified boltzmann machines, optimization, search engine, ranking, question-answering system, soft (fuzzy or unsharp) boundaries/impreciseness/ambiguities/fuzziness in language, natural language processing (nlp), computing-with-words (cww), parsing, machine translation, sound and speech recognition, video search and analysis (e.g. Tracking), image annotation, geometrical abstraction, image correction, semantic web, context analysis, data reliability, z-number, z-web, z-factor, rules engine, control system, autonomous vehicle, self-diagnosis and self-repair robots, system diagnosis, medical diagnosis, biomedicine, data mining, event prediction, financial forecasting, economics, risk assessment, e-mail management, database management, indexing and join operation, memory management, data compression, event-centric social network, image ad network..
|General purpose vehicle detail cleaning solution|
A general purpose detail cleaning solution contains a blend of chemicals in one solution to remove water spots, swirls, dust and fingerprints in existing waxes, polishes and sealants, and revitalize paint. The solution will preferably be available in both squeeze bottles and spray bottles.