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 Method and system for synchronizing base station and establishing location patent thumbnailMethod and system for synchronizing base station and establishing location
With the increasing usage of mobile devices for communication, the need for wireless base-stations deployed in strategic locations is becoming increasingly important. The increased bandwidths being transmitted between the base-station and the mobile device has mandated that enhanced transmission formats and techniques be deployed, and, in order to operate correctly, these techniques require a tight synchronization in both time/phase, and in frequency, between the various base-stations serving a general area.
Microsemi Frequency And Time Corporation


 Information processing device, control method, and program patent thumbnailInformation processing device, control method, and program
[solution] provided is an information processing device, including: a decision unit that decides, in accordance with location information and a user profile, navigation for experiencing a plurality of events having a time condition and a location condition; and a notification control unit that controls a notification of the decided navigation.. .

 System and methods for providing situational awareness information for a relative navigation system patent thumbnailSystem and methods for providing situational awareness information for a relative navigation system
System and methods for providing situational awareness information to an aircrew of an aircraft including projecting into space, from a grid generator at the landing zone, a set of lines defining a relative navigation grid and encoded with grid data and configured to identify predetermined points on the relative navigation grid that provide situational awareness, detecting, with a detector module on the aircraft, a location of the aircraft within the grid and generating and displaying situational awareness information based on detected location.. .
Ge Aviation Systems Llc


 Flight planning and communication patent thumbnailFlight planning and communication
The invention described herein provides a flight crew with an easier, more intuitive, system and method to create a flight plan. A flight planning system is presented for navigation of an aircraft utilizing a touch screen display device mounted in an aircraft cockpit spanning the width and height of the instrument panel.
Textron Innovations Inc.


 Flight planning and communication patent thumbnailFlight planning and communication
The invention described herein provides a flight crew with an easier, more intuitive, system and method to create a flight plan. A flight planning system is presented for navigation of an aircraft utilizing a touch screen display device mounted in an aircraft cockpit spanning the width and height of the instrument panel.
Textron Innovations Inc.


 Communication link accessibility aware navigation patent thumbnailCommunication link accessibility aware navigation
A method of communication link accessibility aware navigation is provided that includes querying a communication link accessibility map based on a location of interest provided by a path planner for a communication node. A communication link accessibility indicator is received representing a communication link characteristic associated with the location of interest in response to querying the communication link accessibility map.
Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation


 Method and  updating navigation map patent thumbnailMethod and updating navigation map
A method and an apparatus for updating navigation map are disclosed. The method includes: fusing captured three-dimensional (3d) data and two-dimensional data (2d) image data of a street view to generate 3d fused data representing the street view; and updating the navigation map in real time according to the 3d fused data.
Autochips Inc.


 Control system for navigation in virtual reality environment patent thumbnailControl system for navigation in virtual reality environment
In a control system for navigating in a virtual reality environment, a user may select a virtual feature in the virtual environment, and set an anchor point on the selected feature. The user may then move, or adjust position, relative to the feature, and/or move and/or scale the feature in the virtual environment, maintaining the portions of the feature at the set anchor point within the user's field of view of the virtual environment..
Google Inc.


 A  rendering a video stream patent thumbnailA rendering a video stream
A system includes one or more clients that send navigation requests for navigating a sequence of rendered medical images, and receive a video stream; two or more rendering nodes that render the sequence of rendered medical images according to the navigation requests; and a workflow server that routes the navigation requests to the two or more rendering nodes, converts the received sequence of rendered medical images to the video stream, and sends the video stream to the client for viewing.. .
Agfa Healthcare


 Determining a navigation image to be displayed patent thumbnailDetermining a navigation image to be displayed
A method is provided for determining a navigation image displaying features of a region of interest of a patient, (e.g., used during a medical intervention). The method includes determining a first subtraction image by recording a first x-ray image with an x-ray device and subtracting a mask image.

Navigation device

In one embodiment, a car navigation device is provided. The device comprises: at least one wide-angle camera; a video correction unit for acquiring video data from the wide-angle lens and correcting the video data; a video merging unit for acquiring corrected video data from video correction unit and merging the corrected video data; an image recognition unit for acquiring video from the video merging unit and performing image recognition to the video; and a driving assistant unit for acquiring data from the image recognition unit and assisting driving in accordance with the recognized content.
Nvidia Corporation

Automated farming system and method

An automated farming system includes equipment operating on a cropland. The equipment includes a yield monitor for dynamically measuring crop yields, and a communications subsystem for wirelessly reporting data corresponding to the crop yields.

System and methods for autonomous and semi-autonomous toll facility navigation

A computing device for a vehicle is provided. The computing device includes one or more processors for controlling operation of the computing device, and a memory for storing data and program instructions usable by the one or more processors.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Mobile premises automation platform

A system including a drone or unmanned vehicle configured to perform surveillance of a premises. The drone surveillance includes autonomous navigation and/or remote or optional piloting around the premises.

Unmanned vehicle, collision avoidance between unmanned vehicle

Some embodiments are directed to an unmanned vehicle for use with a companion unmanned vehicle. The unmanned vehicle can include a satellite navigation unit that is configured to receive a satellite signal indicative of a current position of the unmanned vehicle.
Proxy Technologies, Inc.

Wearable terminal for displaying navigation information, navigation device and display method therefor

A wearable terminal may include: a terminal mode determination unit configured to determine any one of a plurality of terminal modes based on a use state of the terminal; an information output unit configured to display navigation information; a layout database configured to store a layout to be displayed on the information output unit, in response to each of the terminal modes; and a control unit configured to extract a layout corresponding to the determined terminal mode from the layout database, construct navigation information according to the extracted layout, and output the navigation information through the information output unit.. .
Hyundai Mnsoft, Inc.

Method for predicting the orbit of a satellite and corresponding satellite signal receiver

A signal receiver method to achieve satellite position fix by improving satellite orbit prediction includes: acquiring satellite signals and navigation data and calculating a position solution, which includes predicting the state or orbit of one or more satellites. The prediction includes using a model of the solar radiation pressure operating on a selected satellite.
Stmicroelectronics S.r.l.

Method for calibrating a satellite radio navigation receiver

A method for calibrating a multichannel gnss receiver which does not require the use of a specific signal generator and which may be implemented directly on the basis of simple measurements taken from a receiver in operation comprises determining a first, broadband equalization filter which may be positioned at the output of the rf reception channels and at the input of the correlators in order to correct the mismatch between the various rf reception channels. The invention also consists of determining a second, narrowband equalization filter in order to correct residual phase and gain errors..
Thales

Navigation method and terminal

A navigation method and a terminal, so as to reduce power consumption of an electronic device in a navigation process. A specific solution is that a terminal obtains start place information and destination information, and obtains information about a driving route determined according to the start place information and the destination information; the terminal obtains location information of the terminal in a moving process of the terminal; and the terminal turns off a screen of the terminal or adjusts screen brightness of the terminal from first screen brightness to second screen brightness when the location information of the terminal indicates that the terminal is on a first preset road section of the driving route, where the first screen brightness is greater than the second screen brightness.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Energy-efficient navigation route for electric transportation device

A navigation system for an electric vehicle includes an electrical energy storing device having a currently-available energy and a controller. The electric vehicle is at least partially operated by a driver.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Method and enhanced pedestrian navigation based on wlan and mems sensors

Methods, systems and apparatuses for enhanced microelectromechanical (mems)-based navigation in a mobile device are disclosed. In an embodiment, a method includes receiving navigation data from one or more navigation sensors on board the mobile device.
Uti Limited Partnership

Marine vessel navigation device

Disclosed is a navigation device comprising a processor, memory, and a display. The processor may store a map, minimum and maximum cross track error values, and safety conditions in the memory.
Furuno Electric Co., Ltd.

Robotic navigation and mapping

Some embodiments efficiently locate and map item locations in a distribution site using robots and a set of markers that the robots can scan without cessation of movement. Some embodiments optimally position a robot for item retrieval or placement.
Invia Robotics, Llc

Emergency unmanned aerial vehicle and deploying an unmanned aerial vehicle

An emergency unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) and a method for employing a uav. The method includes storing a digital elevation model (dem) and associated data including locations of communication networks, updating the locations of communication networks in the associated data via a wireless transceiver, and storing position information determined by a global navigation satellite system (gnss) receiver.

System and fusion of sensor data to support autonomous maritime vessels

A system of modular components can be used with existing sensor suites to fuse data and determine the operating environment (surface contacts/tracks) for an autonomous marine vehicle and feed an autonomy decision engine to improve the vessel arbitration process in deciding which way to turn, how fast to go, obstacle avoidance, and mission monitoring. The system includes the ability to obey the set of navigation rules published by the international maritime organization.
Leidos, Inc.

Bow step and seat back for inflatable boats

This invention relates to a generally molded fiberglass apparatus that serves a multipurpose function for inflatable boats. The apparatus attaches to the bow of the boat and includes a forward passenger seat with a backrest and optionally servers to provide a step for embarking or disembarking the boat at the bow, and location for affixing one or more marine navigational or safety devices or accessories.

Steerable catheters

Embodiments of steerable catheters are disclosed. The catheters may include a plurality of generally arcuate-shaped struts connected at proximal and distal ends of a handle.

Systems and methods to compute a positional change between two bones

Systems, methods and a sensor alignment mechanism are disclosed for medical navigational guidance systems. In one example, a system to make sterile a non-sterile optical sensor for use in navigational guidance during surgery includes a sterile drape having an optically transparent window to drape the optical sensor in a sterile barrier and a sensor alignment mechanism.
Intellijoint Surgical Inc.

Method and the cancellation of motion artifacts in medical interventional navigation

A method and apparatus for mapping a location of a point within the body is disclosed. A plurality of positional reference nodes are determined, each aligned on a first element.
St. Jude Medical, Atrial Fibrillation Division, Inc.

Method and exploiting radio access technology system information blocks for time transfer based positioning

Disclosed is a method and apparatus for exploiting radio access technology (rat) system information blocks for global navigation satellite system (gnss) positioning. The method may include processing, by a mobile device with carrier aggregation, a voice call via a first rat, the processing of the voice call causing second rat capabilities of the mobile device to go out of service.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Techniques for determining a position fix of an object using one or more mobile devices co-located with the object

Disclosed are devices, systems and methods for combining observations obtained at two different mobile devices attached to a human user for performing a navigation operation. For example, observations of a signal acquired at a first mobile device may be selected for computing a position fix based, at least in part, on a utility indicator associated with the observations..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Bollard receiver identification

The disclosure relates generally to methods, systems, and apparatuses for automated or assisted driving and more particularly relates to identification, localization, and navigation with respect to bollard receivers. A method for detecting bollard receivers includes receiving perception data from one or more perception sensors of a vehicle.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Behavior tracking and modification using mobile augmented reality

Examples relate to behavior tracking and modification using mobile augmented reality. In some examples, a navigation request for a route to a destination location is received from a user, and a data stream associated with the user is obtained.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp

Methods and systems for navigation within virtual reality space using head mounted display

Video data is transmitted to a head mounted display for display of a virtual reality scene within the head mounted display. The virtual reality scene includes multiple objects representing display screens of computing sources or information sources.
Sony Computer Entertainment America Llc

System, device, and differentiating among users based on user-specific page navigation sequence

Systems, devices, and methods for detecting identity of a user of a computerized service; for determining whether or not an electronic device is being used by a legitimate user; for detecting identity of a user based on navigation sequences; and for differentiating among users. The system monitors user interactions with a financial service or a retailer service, via input units, computer-mouse, keyboard, touch-screen; the system determines a unique sequence in which each users visits multiple pages, or interacts with multiple interface elements; and the system differentiates among users and flags a transaction as possibly-fraudulent..
Biocatch Ltd.

System and distributed system to store and visualize large graph databases

A system and method for implementing distributed storage and visualization for a graph database system for very large graph databases is presented. A graph database can comprise nodes and edges stored as artifacts, which can then be indexed using a distributed index system.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

System and automated domain-extensible web scraping

An automated extensible scraping script is generated for web scraping that is extensible to a plurality of domains. Web sites are classified based on common extracted domain data, further clustering the data based on common navigation structures, and using such commonalities to automate the generation of scraping code based on predefined and reusable code snippets for specific parts of the web sites.
Intuit Inc.

Proximity search and navigation for functional information systems

The invention includes an algorithmic method for dynamically computing complex relationships among objects of an underlying functional system. The invention includes a method to algorithmically determine a set of functional locations in n-dimensional functional space of a set of elements of a functional system by electronically representing a set of data entities in a database system, the database system comprising a logical data model for structuring data sets from which functional information can be derived, using the logical data model to associate a set of characteristics with a reference point in the functional information system, selecting a functional positioning algorithm, and wherein the functional positioning algorithm executes a set of steps that takes as input a set of characteristics and returns as output a set of locations in n-dimensional functional space..
Locus Analytics Llc

Contextually changing omni-directional navigation mechanism

Systems and methods for omnidirectional application navigation are provided. In example embodiments, a navigation icon associated with a first user interface context is caused to be displayed on a device.
Visual Supply Company

System and method to navigate 3d data on mobile and desktop

Disclosed is a system and method to navigate high-dimensional data in order to enhance the analytical capabilities of a data consumer. The technology disclosed can use a stereoscopic 3d viewer with a smartphone, a pair of 3d glasses with desktop, or a projected 3d image on a table.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Table of contents in a presentation program

In a non-limiting example of the present disclosure, an exemplary table of contents slide may be displayed for a slide deck of a presentation program. The table of contents slide may comprise one or more sections of grouped slides for the slide deck.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Contextually changing omni-directional navigation mechanism

Systems and methods for menuless application navigation are provided. In example embodiments, a first user input received via an interface of the device is detected.
Visual Supply Company

Celestial navigation system for an autonomous vehicle

A navigation control system for an autonomous vehicle comprises a transmitter and an autonomous vehicle. The transmitter comprises an emitter for emitting at least one signal, a power source for powering the emitter, a device for capturing wireless energy to charge the power source, and a printed circuit board for converting the captured wireless energy to a form for charging the power source.
Irobot Corporation

Method of wide azimuth profiling (wap)

A seismic survey method comprising a vessel, a seismic acquisition system for collecting geophysical seismic data, a marine navigation system for generating positioning data from the location of the vessel and the location of the seismic acquisition system, a seismic data storage engaged with the seismic acquisition system for collecting and storing the seismic data and a seismic data processor engaged with said seismic data storage for seismic processing of the seismic data. The seismic data is acquired along a non-linear acquisition path or sail line.
P-cable 3d Seismic As

Outlier detection for satellite positioning system using visual inertial odometry

A method of determining a position of a mobile platform includes obtaining a plurality of pseudorange measurements from multiple time epochs of a satellite navigation system (sps) and obtaining a plurality of visual-inertial odometry (vio) velocity measurements from a vio system. Each time epoch of the sps includes at least one pseudorange measurement corresponding to a first satellite and at least one pseudorange measurement corresponding to a second satellite.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Navigation determining a vehicle route optimized for maximum solar energy reception

A computing device for a vehicle configured to utilize solar energy is provided. The computing device includes one or more processors for controlling operation of the computing device, and a memory for storing data and program instructions usable by the one or more processors.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Navigation system and center device

A navigation system which guides a moving body to a destination, includes: a plurality of terminal devices, each installed in one of a plurality of moving bodies; and a center device engaged in communication with the plurality of terminal devices via a communication line, wherein: the center device includes a travel-completion information generation unit that generates travel-completion information pertaining to travel-completed records based upon information related to traveling conditions of one of the plurality of moving bodies, a storage unit in which sets of the travel-completion information corresponding to the plurality of moving bodies are stored, and a route search unit that searches for a recommended route to the destination based upon the sets of the travel-completion information; and the terminal device guides the moving body to the destination based upon the recommended route.. .
Hitachi, Ltd.

System and navigation guidance using a wireless network

Embodiments include a method for providing navigation guidance to a vehicle using roadside infrastructure communicatively coupled to a wireless network, the method comprising receiving, from a first vehicle, a request for navigation guidance to a destination; determining a first maneuver for navigating towards the destination from an initial location; and transmitting the first maneuver to the first vehicle. Embodiments also include a vehicle comprising a wireless transceiver for communicating with roadside infrastructure forming a wireless network, and a processor configured to: select a first unit included in the roadside infrastructure based on proximity to an initial location of the vehicle; send, to the first unit, a user-entered request for navigation guidance to a destination; and receive, from the first unit, a first maneuver for navigating towards the destination from the initial location..
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Navigation use therewith

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a navigation system that includes a positioning system configured to generate location data indicating a current location of the navigation system. Destination data is received indicating a destination.
At&t Mobility Ii Llc

Vehicle and electric bicycle charge monitoring interface

A vehicle system includes a charging interface that is configured to connect to a bicycle battery and a processing device programmed to determine a state of charge of the bicycle battery. The processing device further estimates traveling ranges of a vehicle and a bicycle.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Dynamic destination navigation system

The claimed subject matter provides a method for navigating to dynamic destinations. The method includes associating a leader mobile device with a follower mobile device.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Method and system for estimating uncertainty for offline map information aided enhanced portable navigation

The navigation solution of a portable device may be enhanced using map information. Sensor data for the portable device may be used to derive navigation solutions at a plurality of epochs over a first period of time.
Invensense, Inc.

Navigational database update package

A method or apparatus for performing map updates includes two stages for reducing a size of the update package. A first navigation database having a first set of navigation data records and a first index section and a second navigation database having a second set of navigation data records and a second index section are identified.
Here Global B.v.

Local navigation system

Whereby the client control means obtains the route id to a chosen destination from a destination input device of the local navigation system and/or of the mobile device, and which client control means is configured provide said navigation guide data in interaction with the beacons sending said route ids of the chosen location. This system allows anonymous navigation in the local environment, possibly in a decentralized system without centralized or wired system components..

Navigational and location determination system

A navigation and location system is provided that can include an inertial measurement unit (imu) comprising an in a strap down configuration and a global positioning system (gps), and a control section that determines orientation of a range sensor aligned with one axis of the imu with respect to the earth based on a sequence of system orientation and location measurements from said imu/gps along a displaced path from a starting point (sp) to an activation point (ap). Remote geo-location of the object can be determined based on determined range and bearing to the object determined by rotating axis of at least one reference frame from the strap down imu axis with gravity and aligning another axis with a line of longitude through the displacement path to determine true north then determining a azimuth or bearing angle between true north and the range sensor output axis oriented on the object..
The United States Of America As Represented By The Secretary Of The Navy

Apparatus and spacecraft celestial navigation using extrasolar planetary system observations

The present invention provides an innovative apparatus and method for onboard spacecraft location determination and celestial navigation by employing observations of extrasolar planetary star systems. In one apparatus embodiment a gas absorption cell is placed between a sensor and the light from a reference star system with at least one exoplanet, such that the sensor can detect the spectrum through the gas absorption cell.

System and acceleration event prediction

Methods, systems, and apparatus for acceleration event prediction. A system includes one or more external databases connected through a network to a vehicle.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

System and assisting navigation of vehicle through traffic

The preferred embodiments of the present invention are directed to systems and methods for assisting vehicular navigation through traffic. In one example, while a first vehicle is stopped, first data is received from a first set of sensors mounted on the first vehicle, the first data indicative of a state of traffic surrounding the first vehicle, and second data is received from a second set of sensors mounted on the first vehicle, the second data indicative of a state of attention of a driver of the first vehicle.
Faraday&future Inc.

Rear vision system for a vehicle and using the same

A rear vision system and a corresponding method for use with a host vehicle towing a trailer or other object. The rear vision system may include a rear facing camera, a vehicle-to-vehicle (v2v) unit, vehicle dynamic sensors, a navigation unit, a control unit, and an electronic display mirror.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Vehicle adaptive lighting system

A lighting control system for a vehicle includes a controller configured to be disposed at a vehicle so as to connect with or communicate with at least one light of the vehicle. The controller, responsive to at least one input, adjusts a color of the at least one light of the vehicle and an intensity of the at least one light of the vehicle.
Magna Electronics Inc.

Motor vehicle with a lightweight dashboard and a lightweight steering column

A motor vehicle equipped with a parking light, a low-beam and a high-beam, and with a dashboard and a steering column. For the purpose of realizing a lightweight construction concept, the parking light, the low-beam and the high-beam are automatically controllable via information from a navigation system and from at least one camera for the environment around the vehicle, and the vehicle does not have any operating device operable by the driver for the parking light, the low-beam and/or the high-beam with at least one button, at least one switch and/or at least one operating lever in or on a dashboard or on a steering column..
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft

Device and vitreous humor surgery

A device and a method for the femtosecond laser surgery of tissue, especially in the vitreous humor of the eye. The device includes an ultrashort pulse laser with pulse widths in the range of approximately 10 fs-1 ps, especially approximately 300 fs, pulse energies in the range of approximately 5 nj-5 μj, especially approximately 1-2 μj and pulse repetition rates of approximately 10 khz-10 mhz, especially 500 khz.
Carl Zeiss Meditec Ag

Surgical image-guided navigation devices and related systems

Mri compatible localization and/or guidance systems for facilitating placement of an interventional therapy and/or device in vivo include: (a) a mount adapted for fixation to a patient; (b) a targeting cannula with a lumen configured to attach to the mount so as to be able to controllably translate in at least three dimensions; and (c) an elongate probe configured to snugly slidably advance and retract in the targeting cannula lumen, the elongate probe comprising at least one of a stimulation or recording electrode. In operation, the targeting cannula can be aligned with a first trajectory and positionally adjusted to provide a desired internal access path to a target location with a corresponding trajectory for the elongate probe.
Mri Interventions, Inc.

Human organ movement monitoring method, surgical navigation system and computer readable medium

The present disclosure provides a human organ movement monitoring method for monitoring human organ movement in a surgical process in real time and a surgical navigation system. The human organ movement monitoring method includes: obtaining first position and orientation of movement monitoring tools in an image coordinate system identified from a preoperative three-dimensional medical image; determining second position and orientation of the movement monitoring tools in a positioning coordinate system in the surgery in real time; calculating an optimal coordinate transformation relation between the positioning coordinate system and the image coordinate system in real time based on the first position and orientation of the movement monitoring tools in the image coordinate system and the second position and orientation thereof in the positioning coordinate system, and calculating overall errors of coordinate transformation of the movement monitoring tools from the positioning coordinate system to the image coordinate system based on the optimal coordinate transformation relation; and evaluating movement degree of a human organ at various moments relative to a preoperative scanning moment based on the real-time determined overall errors of coordinate transformation of the movement monitoring tools at the various moments..
Tsinghua University

Modifications to access ports for minimally invasive neuro surgery

An access port or retractor tube provides access through tissue to a surgical site or field, such as at the brain or spine, in a minimally invasive manner. The access port permits a user to clearly view and access the surgical field, including areas medial thereto, in a minimally invasive manner by dilating or separating tissue rather than cutting tissue.

Ultrasound calibration device

The present invention also relates to a method for calibrating an ultrasound probe, comprising the steps of filling a container with a fluid, in particular a physiologic salt solution; placing an ultrasound calibration device in accordance with the invention into the container; comparing, with the aid of a medical navigation system, a calculated position of at least one fiducial with a determined position of the at least one fiducial which is determined using a tracked ultrasound probe.. .

Vehicle location services

A vehicle communication system and method of improving location services for a user in a vehicle are described. The method includes the steps of: receiving at a backend system a first message from the vehicle based on a determination of a malicious attack associated with global navigation satellite system (gnss) data received by the vehicle; receiving from a wireless carrier system (wcs) location data associated with a position of the vehicle; providing the location data to the vehicle from the backend system in response to the receipt of the first message; receiving a second message from the vehicle indicating that the malicious attack is no longer viable; and in response to receiving the second message, ceasing to provide the location data from the backend system.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Sharing navigation data among co-located computing devices

This document describes systems, methods, devices, and other techniques for sharing navigation data among computing devices. The techniques can include identifying, by a first computing device, a second computing device, based on the first computing device detecting an audio signal emitted by one or more speakers of the second computing device, wherein the second computing device is running a navigation application that has been programed to navigate a geographic route.
Google Inc.

Computerized determining and displaying message content in a user's inbox

Disclosed are systems and methods for improving interactions with and between computers in content communicating, displaying, generating, hosting and/or providing systems supported by or configured with personal computing devices, servers and/or platforms. The systems interact to identify and retrieve data within or across platforms, which can be used to improve the quality of data used in processing interactions between or among processors in such systems.
Yahoo! Inc.

Maneuver planning with higher order rational bezier curves

Systems and methods are provided for generating a maneuver on a propagated route for an unmanned vehicle from a series of waypoints. A planner interface is configured to receive the waypoints and at least one parameter representing constraints on the propagated route of the unmanned vehicle.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation

Building access and layout mapping for an autonomous vehicle based transportation system

Enhanced features of a vehicle-based transportation system are presented here. In accordance with one methodology, the transportation system receives a ride request that identifies a passenger, a pickup location, and a destination location.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

3d-volume viewing by controlling sight depth

A medical image data processing method for determining a set of medical image data to be displayed, the data processing method being constituted to be executed by a computer and comprising the following steps: acquiring medical image data comprising three-dimensional medical image information describing an anatomical structure, and displaying the medical image information; acquiring navigation display feature data comprising navigation display feature information describing at least one graphical navigation feature; displaying the navigation display information simultaneously with the medical image information; acquiring viewing direction data comprising viewing direction information describing a spatial relationship of a viewing direction of a user relative to the position of the at least one graphical navigation feature; determining, based on the viewing direction data, image information subset data comprising image data subset information describing a subset of the medical image information to be selected for display.. .
Brainlab Ag

Method and system to display content from a pdf document on a small screen

Roughly described, a viewer application is provided for viewing a pdf document on a screen of a device such as a mobile phone or tablet. The viewer application may operate in page mode or in text mode.
Issuu, Inc.

Multi-sensor fusion for robust autonomous flight in indoor and outdoor environments with a rotorcraft micro-aerial vehicle (mav)

The subject matter described herein includes a modular and extensible approach to integrate noisy measurements from multiple heterogeneous sensors that yield either absolute or relative observations at different and varying time intervals, and to provide smooth and globally consistent estimates of position in real time for autonomous flight. We describe the development of the algorithms and software architecture for a new 1.9 kg mav platform equipped with an imu, laser scanner, stereo cameras, pressure altimeter, magnetometer, and a gps receiver, in which the state estimation and control are performed onboard on an intel nuc 3rd generation i3 processor.
The Trustees Of The University Of Pennsylvania

Gnss and inertial navigation system utilizing relative yaw as an observable for an ins filter

A gnss/ins navigation system includes an ins filter that uses relative yaw values as an observable for attitude updates. The system calculates the relative yaw values based on carrier phase measurements, e.g., phase windup measurements, of gnss signals received at a system gnss antenna.
Novatel Inc.

Long term repeatability of determined position in gnss navigation system

A moveable object determines a preliminary position for the moveable object using received satellite navigation signals and satellite orbit correction information and satellite clock correction information. A position correction is determined by identifying which cell, of a predefined set of geographical cells, corresponds to the determined preliminary position, and obtaining from a database, pre-computed tectonic terrestrial plate position information for the identified cell.
Deere & Company

Receiving apparatus, receiving method, and program for global navigation satellite system

By using memories 173-2 and 174-2 for 1024 words included in a signal capturing tool 101-2 for receiving a gps satellite signal in addition to memories 173-1 and 174-1 for 1024 words included in a signal capturing tool 101-1 for receiving the gps satellite signal, a frequency domain correlation unit 124′ calculates a correlation in a frequency domain through fft calculation relative to a pseudo signal generated from a spreading code of a beidou satellite signal with 2048 words. Accordingly, when signal capturing tools 101 that receive a gps satellite signal are simply combined with one another in a plurality of manners, various satellite signals can be received.

Method for the acquisition of a geo (geostationary earth orbit) satellite and corresponding receiver

A geostationary earth orbit (geo) satellite belonging to a constellation of satellites of a beidou navigation system is acquired at a gnss receiver. The acquisition includes finding the edge of a data bit in a signal carrying a data stream of a given satellite in order to start a locked tracking phase and demodulating said data stream of the geo satellite.
Stmicroelectronics S.r.l.

Using space based augmentation system (sbas) ephemeris sigma information to reduce ground based augmentation systems (gbas) ephemeris decorrelation parameter

A method of using space based augmentation system (sbas) ephemeris data in conjunction with a ground based augmentation systems (gbas) station is provided. The method includes integrating a space based augmentation system (sbas) receiver in the gbas station; receiving an industry-standard message type via the sbas receiver at the gbas station; consuming, at the gbas station, the sbas ephemeris data from the industry-standard message type associated with satellites in view of the gbas station.
Honeywell International Inc.

Using geographic familiarity to generate navigation directions

Aspects of the present invention customize services, including search results, that are customized based on the user's familiarity with a geographic area. The search results may be customized by including different information in a search result, emphasizing different information in a search result, adjusting a relevance rank of different search results, and such.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Automated crowd sourcing of a navigation route

Embodiments of the invention relate to selecting a path for navigation based on a node signature and a device signature. The node signature is directly related to node attribute data.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method of calculating average revolutions per independent unit with a gps navigation system

A method to obtain average revolutions per independent unit includes a total number of engine revolutions with an on-board computing device and a current distance value with the on-board computing device and a retrofitted global positioning system unit so that a final value can be calculated by dividing the total number of engine revolutions with the current distance value for a designated time period. The current distance value can be a distance unit or time unit as the final value, which is the average revolutions per independent unit, is displayed with a control panel of a vehicle.

Hazardous article handing and logistics information system for geological sciences and other purposes

Hazardous article handing and logistics information system for geological sciences and other purposes, comprising a liquid hazardous article logistics container (a), a beidou satellite navigation system (b) and a remote control terminal (c). The liquid hazardous article logistics container consists of an outer protective sleeve (1), a liquid storage main body part (2), a main body outer cover part (3), a stabilizer storage mechanism (4), a main body base part (5), a control display part (6), a main body inner cover mechanism (7) and a neutralizer storage and releasing mechanism (8).
China University Of Petroleum (east China)

Adjustable endolumenal implant for reshaping the mitral valve annulus

Excessive dilation of the annulus of a mitral valve may lead to regurgitation of blood during ventricular contraction. This regurgitation may lead to a reduction in cardiac output.
Millipede, Inc.

Method and normalizing navigation data for vehicle computing system playback

A system includes a processor configured to communicate wireles sly with a mobile device, wherein the processor is further configured to receive output data from a navigation application running on the mobile device. The processor is also configured to send data back through the mobile device to a standardization system, including a request for standardization, running on a remote system, if the output data is in an unusable format.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Mobile asset cellular device transmission detection system and method

A mobile asset cellular device transmission detector system and method comprises a mobile asset cellular device transmission detector, a wireless processing unit, an event recorder, and a digital video recorder. The wireless processing unit includes event recorder interface software, digital video recorder interface software that obtains data from the digital video recorder, wireless navigation (wi-nav) software that obtains data from the wi-nav, global positioning system (gps) software that obtains data from a gps and geo-fence software.
Wi-tronix, Llc

Systems and methods for indexing media streams for navigation and trick play control

Systems and methods are provided that allow for media stream indexing and frame tagging for trick mode playback and navigation of digital video. A method of indexing a media stream is disclosed.
Arris Enterprises, Inc.

Mobile navigation system operating with a remote server

A client navigation system establishes a wireless connection to a navigation server on a computer network. The client requests a route by uploading start and destination specifications.
Infogation Corporation

Stereo 3d navigation apparatus and saliency-guided camera parameter control method thereof

Disclosed are a stereo 3d navigation apparatus and a saliency-based camera parameter control method for the same. An embodiment of the invention provides a camera parameter control method for navigation that includes: (a) detecting a candidate zone of high visual attention by way of saliency analysis on a navigation scene; and (b) changing the location of the virtual screen to the candidate zone..
Industry Academy Cooperation Foundation Of Sejong University

Providing navigation functionality in a retail location using local positioning technology

Methods and systems for providing navigation functionality in a retail location using local positioning technology are presented. In some embodiments, a customer assistance computing platform may receive one or more attributes associated with a beacon signal received by a customer computing device and an identifier associated with the customer computing device.
Bank Of America Corporation

Content sharing and storage of a plurality of remotely connected computing devices in physical or virtualized space

An information handling system includes a processor that executes instructions for a content sharing system having mixed operating system capabilities. The processor detects prepaired wireless connectivity remotely connected computing devices, and auto-initiates navigation accessibility within authorized remotely connected computing devices via the content sharing system.
Dell Products, Lp

Real-time electromagnetic environmental simulator

A simulator is provided for dynamically testing and evaluating an electromagnetic radiation in real-time. The performance of radiation from a system-under-test is evaluated as it interacts with a moving target in an ever-changing simulated environment.
Information Systems Laboratories, Inc.

System and speech-based navigation and interaction with a device's visible screen elements using a corresponding view hierarchy

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for enabling screen-specific user interfacing with elements of viewable screens presented by an electronic device are disclosed. In one aspect, a method includes the actions of identifying a character sequence representing a first input that is received while displaying a viewable screen having at least one selectable viewable element.
Google Technology Holdings Llc

Administration of web page

Manipulation of a web page displayed through a first device as a function of user interaction with a second device is contemplated. The manipulation may include operating the second device as a touchscreen or other gesture-based controllable device and automatically providing corresponding navigation within the web page as a function of interactions registered through the second device..
Cable Television Laboratories, Inc.

Multimode user interface

A system for interacting with a media platform that includes a media platform with one or more processors configured to: provide, to a user device, a user interface (ui) to control a multi-mode application of the media platform, where the user interface comprises multiple mode navigation regions and each mode navigation region is associated with a mode of the multi-mode application, where each mode navigation region comprises a specific set of functions for controlling the mode associated with the mode navigation region. The ui is to present the navigation region for an active mode based on detecting device activity, where the ui includes a global navigation menu for switching to non-active modes and suppresses functions associated with the non-active modes..
Regwez, Inc.

Optical encoder, crown assembly and wearable device with crown assembly

An optical encoder has a displacement generating unit, a light-emitting unit and an optical navigation integrated circuit. The displacement generating unit has an axle body movable along a central axial line thereof.
Pixart Imaging Inc.

Gesture pre-processing of video stream using a markered region

Techniques are disclosed for processing a video stream to reduce platform power by employing a stepped and distributed pipeline process, wherein cpu-intensive processing is selectively performed. The techniques are particularly well-suited for hand-based navigational gesture processing.
Intel Corporation

Portable computer with multiple display configurations

A portable computer that is configurable between a plurality of display modes including a laptop mode (in which the portable computer has a conventional laptop appearance) and an easel mode in which the base of the computer and its display component stand vertically forming an inverted “v.” the portable computer includes a hinge assembly that couples the display component to the base of the computer, and allows the display component to be rotated about an axis along an interface between the display component and the base to configure the portable computer between a closed position, the laptop mode and the easel mode. The portable computer further comprises a scroll wheel and optional navigation buttons that permit a user to control or manipulate various aspects of operation of the portable computer (such as volume or display brightness) and/or content displayed the computer..
Litl Llc

Autopilot features for marine navigation

A marine autopilot system is disclosed. While in autopilot mode, the marine vessel's autopilot system autonomously steers the marine vessel's rudder.
Garmin Switzerland Gmbh

Interference mitigation for a receiver

A method for mitigating interference in a receiver, where the received signal is transmitted in a fashion having equivalent information content in at least two distinct bands. The method compares mean power per unit bandwidth in suitably normalised sidebands and sets a rejection threshold based upon the measured levels.
Qinetiq Limited

Altitude integrated navigation with dsrc network

The present disclosure generally relates to navigation systems and methods incorporating altitude data from a dedicated short range communications (dsrc) network.. .
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Target destination selection for a mining vehicle

A system and method for determining a path to a target destination are presented. A position sensor is mounted to a haul truck.
Modular Mining Systems, Inc.

Driving assistance system

When finding the driver distracted from driving (such as looking aside), this system provides driving assistance that enhances his or her motivation to drive by encouraging him or her to drive actively and thereby increase his or her internal focus on driving. Examples of specific driving assistance include giving exemplary driving instructions to the driver, providing him or her with navigation to a road with features that would entertain him or her through driving, and improving sensitivity to any change in the vehicle's state responsive to driving operations.
Mazda Motor Corporation

Driving assistance system

When finding the driver distracted from driving (such as looking aside), this system first alerts him or her to the fact to prompt him or her to focus on driving. However, if the driver is still distracted from driving even when alerted, driving assistance are provided for him or her to enhance his or her motivation to drive by encouraging him or her to drive actively and thereby increase his or her internal focus on driving.
Mazda Motor Corporation

Method for aligning an acetabular cup

A method is used for aligning an acetabular cup insertion instrument by taking a single lateral view pre-operative digital x-ray of a standing patient's pelvis. The natural pelvic tilt angle is determined by locating an anterior pelvic plane (app) which is defined by first, second and third points on the anterior of the pelvis and determining the angle between the app and a coronal plane perpendicular to the surface on which the patient is standing.
Howmedica Osteonics Corp.

Medical referencing device, medical navigation system and method

A medical referencing device for a medical navigation system is provided, with which a movement of a body part, with the referencing device attached thereto, is trackable in space. The referencing device has a fastening device for fastening the referencing device to the body part and a referencing body which extends over a surface and is elastically stretchable in at least one direction.
Aesculap Ag

Imaging and display system for guiding medical interventions

An imaging and display system for guiding medical interventions includes a wearable display, such as a goggle display, for viewing by a user. The display presents a composite, or combined image that includes pre-operative surgical navigation images, intraoperative images, and in-vivo microscopy images or sensing data.
The University Of Akron

Devices for surgical navigation systems

Trajectory frame assemblies for image guided surgical systems have a trajectory frame with a support column that can removably secure different components such as a tracking probe and an mer driver adapter to define and/or follow a desired intrabody trajectory. The trajectory frame assemblies include fins attached to the column support and a platform optionally with an x-y table and/or arcuate reference brackets that are attached to the trajectory frame assemblies and can hold a reference frame with fiducials..
Mri Interventions, Inc.

System and configuring positions in a surgical positioning system

A medical navigation system is provided including a surgical positioning system for positioning a payload during a medical procedure. The medical navigation system has a robotic arm having a plurality of joints, the robotic arm forming part of the surgical positioning system and having an end effector for holding the payload, an input device for providing input, and a controller electrically coupled to the robotic arm and the input device.
Synaptive Medical (barbados) Inc.

Navigable endobronchial tool to access tissue outside a bronchus

Methods, systems, and devices for accessing tissue outside a bronchus and marking the location of a biopsy are provided. The method includes loading a navigation plan into a navigation system with the navigation plan including a ct volume generated from a plurality of ct images, inserting an extended working channel (ewc) including a location sensor into a patient's airways, registering a sensed location of the ewc with the ct volume of the navigation plan, and selecting a target in the navigation plan located outside the periphery of a patient's airways.
Covidien Lp

Driving assistance system

When finding the driver tensed by his or her increased external focus on driving, this system provides driving assistance that enhances his or her motivation to drive by encouraging him or her to drive actively and increase his or her internal focus on driving. The driving assistance may be provided when he or she has high driving skills, when there are no traffic jams, or when he or she is in good health.
Mazda Motor Corporation

Non-overlapping loop-type or spline-type catheter to determine activation source direction and activation source type

A catheter may be adapted to map a chamber of the heart. The catheter may include a magnetic and/or ultrasound sensor for navigation.
Biosense Webster (israel) Ltd.

Mobile device enabled robotic system

An unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) equipped with sensor modules and mobile devices (including smartphone, tablet) running intelligent software for autonomous navigation, onboard computer vision, communication, and robotic social networks, is disclosed herein.. .
Purdue Research Foundation

Methods and systems for communicating a video image

A vehicle system includes a processor programed to receive a first layer of navigation map data and a second layer of navigation control data from a wireless device via a transceiver. The first layer may be transmitted at a first rate and the second layer transmitted at a second rate lower than the first rate, or only in response to a user input at a user interface of the wireless device.
Myine Electronics, Inc.

Methods for navigating through a set of images

A method for navigating through a set of images depicting a scene comprises: providing a graph representation of correlations of the images; receiving input for navigation through the set of images, said input comprising an indication of a current image in the set of images and weight information to control weights to be given to a plurality of measures of similarities of edges in the graph; accessing the graph representation, wherein the indication of the current image is used to determine a current node in the graph representation; and determining at least one best ranked transition image that is related to the current image by an edge from the current node, said determining comprising using the weight information to weigh the plurality of measures of similarities for forming a combined measure of similarity for edges from the current node; and selecting the at least one best ranked transition image based on a comparison of the combined measure of similarity for the edges from the current node.. .
Mapillary Ab

Event-related media management system

An event-related media management system contextualizes media content. The event-related media management system associates media content with contextual event-related data to associate the media content with the events and information about the events.
Uberfan, Llc

Method and system for enhanced visualization and navigation of three dimensional and four dimensional medical images

A processor receives a selection of an image display mode via a user input device. The image display mode defines a number of medical images for display.
General Electric Company

Cell site audit and survey via photo stitching

Systems and method for performing a cell site audit or survey remotely via a user interface (ui) include, subsequent to capturing a plurality of photos of a cell site and linking the plurality of photos to one another based on their adjacency at the cell site, displaying the ui to a user remote from the cell site, wherein the plurality of photos cover a cell tower with associated cell site components and an interior of a building at the cell site; receiving navigation commands from the user performing the cell site audit or survey; and updating the displaying based on the navigation commands, wherein the navigation commands include one or more of movement at the cell site and zoom of a current view.. .
Etak Systems, Llc

Content navigation control

A computing device is described comprising a navigation component configured to receive navigation data from a presenter host device. The navigation data is about navigation of a plurality of content views as part of a presentation of the content views being controlled by the presenter host device.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Aircraft information retrieval using onboard rfid tags

A method for determining information about an aircraft may include receiving at a base station an rfid tag location map for the aircraft and transmitting to an unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) the rfid tag location map for the aircraft. The method may include generating navigation signals by the uav based at least in part on the received rfid tag location map appropriate for controlling navigation of the uav proximate to an rfid tag supported on the aircraft at an rfid tag location, the rfid tag having aircraft-related identifying data.
The Boeing Company

Galaxy tracker smart telescope

The utility patent discloses an astronomical telescope which comprises a telescope body, and a navigation support for mounting a navigation device is arranged on the telescope body. According to the utility model, as the navigation support for mounting the navigation device is arranged on the telescope body, when in use, the navigation device such as a mobile phone and the like may be mounted on the navigation support and is made coincident in orientation with the telescope body, thus the celestial bodies that the users want to observe may be conveniently positioned using the navigation device, thereby facilitating the use..
Eastcolight (hong Kong) Limited

Positioning and navigation receiver with a confidence index

The positioning receiver according to the invention comprises means for storing configuration information and information on its reception conditions, which is processed in order to calculate a current and/or predicted precision of the positioning calculation. Advantageously, at least some of this information is integrated into a variation model of a kalman filter integrated into the receiver.
Centre National D'etudes Spatiales

Method of and system for determining route speed of a mobile navigation unit movable along a route segment of a route having a plurality of intersections

The route speed of a mobile global positioning satellite (gps) navigation unit in a vehicle movable along one of a plurality of available route segments of a route having a plurality of intersections, is determined by locating a first and a second of the intersections, by locating a start boundary point, by locating a plurality of end boundary points for all the route segments, and by receiving geographic location information of the vehicle at an initial trajectory point located past the start boundary point, and a subsequent trajectory point past the end boundary point in the one route segment into which the vehicle moved. The trajectory points are associated with trajectory times.
Motorola Solutions, Inc

Method of control of navigation and route guidance system of vehicle

Disclosed herein are control methods of a navigation and a route guidance system of a vehicle. In a control method of the navigation and the route guidance system, a geofence setting condition may be provided to allow setting of a geofence to be performed easily and efficiently, while combining a navigation function and a geofence function.
Hyundai Motor Company

Navigation method

A navigation method is to be implemented by a navigation device, and includes the steps of: planning a route which passes through a plurality of administrative divisions according to a destination inputted thereto; designating at least one of the plurality of administrative divisions as a navigation division based on a user input or on a record; determining whether a current position of the navigation device is in the navigation division; and providing navigation guidance via the navigation device when it is determined that the current position of the navigation device is in the navigation division.. .
Mitac International Corp.

Flight guidance system

A flight guidance system is provided which includes an aerial vehicle unit and a navigation display unit. In use, the navigation display unit is placed on the ground, a wall, a ceiling, or a floor of a structural object and indicates navigation information for the aerial vehicle unit.
Denso Corporation

Systems and methods for projected grid-based location tracking

Systems and methods that provide a framework for location tracking of a movable target component or device (e.g., an automated device or a hand-operated device) to accurately cover an area of interest along a specified path or in a specified region. Grid patterns are projected onto a surface of a workpiece or a part.
The Boeing Company

Methods and systems for complete coverage of a surface by an autonomous robot

A robot configured to navigate a surface, the robot comprising a movement mechanism; a logical map representing data about the surface and associating locations with one or more properties observed during navigation; an initialization module configured to establish an initial pose comprising an initial location and an initial orientation; a region covering module configured to cause the robot to move so as to cover a region; an edge-following module configured to cause the robot to follow unfollowed edges; a control module configured to invoke region covering on a first region defined at least in part based at least part of the initial pose, to invoke region covering on least one additional region, to invoke edge-following, and to invoke region covering cause the mapping module to mark followed edges as followed, and cause a third region covering on regions discovered during edge-following.. .
Irobot Corporation

Surgical navigation system using image segmentation

A system for tracking a piece of medical equipment intraoperatively using a collinear array of fiducial markers positioned at known fixed distances relative to each other on the medical equipment and a camera capturing an image on a single image plane. Representations of the fiducial markers are segmented from a captured image, 3d orientation and position of the medical equipment are calculated using the segmented representations, and the orientation and position of the medical equipment are tracked relative to the camera.
Synaptive Medical (barbados) Inc.

Animal exerciser system

A system comprises a mobile device, a spatial profiling device, and a mobile device manager. The mobile device comprises a platform, a first communications circuit that receives navigation instructions, and a motion drive that propels the platform according to the navigation instructions.
Petronics Inc.

Action camera

A camera configured to record video and comprising a frame, a lens, an image sensor receiving light passing through the lens, a user interface including a display screen positioned opposite the lens, touch control elements, and navigation logic structured to turn on the camera responsive to touching in a first pattern at least one of the touch control elements, switch to another operating mode from a present operating mode responsive to clicking, at least once, the second touch control element, and enter a program mode responsive to touching the touch control elements according to a second pattern different than the first pattern and different from a single click of the second touch control element.. .

Managing live video stream connections and data usage

Exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure are related to minimize data usage over a costly or slow communication link, this method allows a camera to stream only when a user or a plurality of users are actively watching the video. When the user(s) are not watching the video stream the stream is terminated preventing any further data usage on the metered data connection.
Live View Technologies

Method of changing audio output mode of vehicle considering sound output of smart device and apparatus therefor

Disclosed are a vehicle capable of changing an audio output mode according to audio streamed from a smart device connected thereto and a control method therefor. A method of changing an audio output mode in a vehicle audio video navigation (avn) system include setting a steaming channel through wireless connection to a smart device and the avn system, determining whether navigation announcement voice is detected from streaming data received through the streaming channel, and if the navigation announcement voice is detected, changing the audio output mode from a mode in which the navigation announcement voice is not output through a vehicle speaker to a streaming mode in which the navigation announcement voice is output through the vehicle speaker..
Hyundai Motor Company

User interface provisioning system

Systems and methods for providing a user interface include collecting user activity data that includes navigation details provided from each of a plurality of user devices in navigating through a user interface. User interface use profiles are determined using the user activity data and include information on the likelihood of at least one subsequent navigation detail based on at least one present navigation detail.
Ebay Inc.

System for transforming mobile app into addressable network for stateless access

A computer system includes a master controller that receives an http request for a first url. The url indicates a first state of a first mobile application.
Quixey, Inc.

Navigation controller for virtual-reality systems

A virtual-reality navigation controller includes a base and a seating portion. The seating portion includes a seat for supporting a weight of a user seated thereon, and a back-rest coupled to the seat to move integrally with the seat and to support the user's back.
Oculus Vr, Llc

Task management system and method using augmented reality devices

A wearable computing device is provided. The wearable computing device includes at least one processor, a display element configured to display augmented reality (ar) content to a wearer, a location sensor providing location information, and a task management engine executed by the at least one processor.
Daqri, Llc

Medicine production support system and medicine production support method

In order to improve variety of medicines producible, a central control device that controls a plant control device for controlling a cell culture environment of a cell strain for producing a medicine is installed in a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant for manufacturing a medicine. The central control device controls the plant control device on the basis of analysis data relevant to an inspection result of a patient.
Hitachi, Ltd.

System for transforming mobile app into addressable network for stateless access

A computer system includes a master controller that receives an http request for a first url. The url indicates a first state of a first mobile application.
Quixey, Inc.

Direct integration system

A method implemented onto a computer device for unification of elemental sequences of syntaxes and graphical user interfaces into a unified syntax direct interface object based contemporary file state; also, comprising direct interface integration systems and deployment (or equivalent) of electronic syntaxes and/or representations (visual based or other); and unification of electronic navigation systems and transaction based payment systems as well as interactive graphical user interfaces; further comprising (but not limited to) integrated user controller interface modules with data input and manipulation methods and processes.. .

Dynamic web page navigation

A computer-executed process receives an object that characterizes a navigation capability of a website. The object includes a navigation parameter that specifies a navigation page of the web site, and a query parameter that specifies a subset of content of the navigation page.
Ca, Inc.

Annotations for electronic content

Embodiments are described for capturing, displaying, and navigating annotations in an electronic document. In some embodiments, an annotation is displayed that is associated with an object in an electronic document.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

User interface with navigation controls for the display or concealment of adjacent content

A computerized system including a graphical interface is provided for storing, retrieving, and displaying individual sentences or subunits of a data source as stand-alone entities, independent of how they are ordered within the source document. The graphical user interface provides an interactive display that allows a user to dynamically develop his or her own context for displayed document subunits, such as sentences, by means of incremental displays of surrounding material or of material related by other relations or criteria, so that relevant sentences or subunits from a single source or different sources can be retrieved, aggregated, compared, and displayed along with context specifically tailored for each user-relevant sentence or subunit as appropriate..
Mcap Research Llc

Displaying a series of reports within a single user interface

A user interface may be provided for displaying a series of reports. The user interface may include a primary report area, a secondary report area and a navigation slider.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Apparatus and disambiguating information input to a portable electronic device

An electronic device with multiple user interfaces configured such that more than one interface ambiguously responds to a user gesture intended as input to the device. To remove ambiguity, the device may operate in one of a plurality of input modes, in which outputs of different ones of the user interfaces are selectively processed.
Infinite Potential Technologies Lp

System and assisted extravehicular activity self-return

A system and method for assisted eva self-return is provided herein. The system estimates a crewmember's navigation state relative to a fixed location, for example on an accompanying orbiting spacecraft, and computes a guidance trajectory for returning the crewmember to that fixed location.
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Inc.

Method and enabling model driven navigation

Systems and methods for enabling generation of navigation schema for a human machine interface (hmi) application based on control system models are disclosed. Information regarding processes and assets of a control system is received.
General Electric Company

Eloran positioning via crowdsourcing

Example methods, apparatuses, and/or articles of manufacture are disclosed herein that may be utilized, in whole or in part, to facilitate and/or support one or more operations and/or techniques for improved enhanced long-range navigation (eloran) positioning via crowdsourcing, such as for use in or with mobile communication devices, for example.. .
Qualcomm Incorporated

Digital beam-forming for simultaneously mitigating weak and strong interference in a navigation system

An adaptive cascaded electronic protection processing system for global navigation satellite system (gnss) threat mitigation is provided. The system includes a precorrelation characterization component configured to provide at least one parameter characterizing a plurality of received signals.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation

Navigation data configuration for optimal time to first fix

A method and a system for reducing time to first fix (ttff) in a satellite navigation receiver generate a navigation data structure including three sub-frames. A first sub-frame and a second sub-frame accommodate selective ephemeris data.
Accord Software & Systems Private Limited

Navigation data configuration for optimal time to first fix

A method and a system for reducing time to first fix (ttff) in a satellite navigation receiver generate a navigation data structure including three sub-frames. A first sub-frame and a second sub-frame accommodate selective ephemeris data.
Accord Software & Systems Private Limited

System and augmented reality reduced visibility navigation

Various embodiments of the present disclosure provide an augmented reality reduced visibility navigation system for detecting objects under reduced visibility conditions using a vehicle radar system and an augmented reality display on a windshield or a rearview mirror. More specifically, in one embodiment, a radar-based vehicle control system of a first vehicle detects objects, such as other vehicles, in the vicinity of the first vehicle.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Data processing system communicating with a map data processing system to determine or alter a navigation path based on one or more road segments

Systems and methods are disclosed for generating a display of one or more multi-dimensional navigation scores. The data source device may comprise a data source computer and a database storing historical data or real time data associated with a plurality of segments of road.
Allstate Insurance Company

Data processing system communicating with a map data processing system to generate a display of one or more segments of one or more vehicle routes

Systems and methods are disclosed for generating a display of a navigation map. The system may comprise a historical data source device having, for example, a historical data source computer and a database storing historical data associated with one or more of vehicle accident data, traffic data, vehicle volume data, vehicle density data, road characteristic data, or weather data.
Allstate Insurance Company

Automated vehicle route selection based on occupant interest

A navigation system suitable to use on an automated vehicle includes an occupant-detection device and a memory. The occupant-detection device is used to determine a degree-of-interest of an occupant of a vehicle.
Delphi Technologies, Inc.

Method for indoor navigation and electronic device

An embodiment of the present disclosure discloses a method and a device for indoor navigation. The method comprises the steps of: receiving an infrared carrier wave sent by an led lamp and acquiring gps data codes from the infrared carrier wave; analyzing the gps data codes and obtaining gps data; determining a current position according to the gps data; and planning a navigation route between the current position and a target position according to the current position.
Lemobile Information Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd

Trained human-intention classifier for safe and efficient robot navigation

A trained classifier to be used with a navigation algorithm for use with mobile robots to compute safe and efficient trajectories. An offline learning process is used to train a classifier for the navigation algorithm (or motion planner), and the classifier functions, after training is complete, to accurately detect intentions of humans within a space shared with the robot to block the robot from traveling along its current trajectory.
Disney Enterprises, Inc.

Navigation controller for virtual-reality systems

A virtual-reality navigation controller includes a base and a seating portion. The seating portion includes a seat for supporting a weight of a user seated thereon and a back-rest coupled to the seat to move integrally with the seat and to support the user's back.
Oculus Vr, Llc

Radiotherapy planning system and method

The present invention relates to a radiotherapy planning system (100) for determining a solution (101) corresponding to a fluence profile. The invention proposes to use a pareto frontier navigator (140) to select the best plan from a set of various auto-planned solutions.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

System and methods for performing surgery on a patient at a target site defined by a virtual object

System and methods for performing surgery at a target site defined by a virtual object. A surgical navigation system includes a patient tracker to be attached to a patient.
Stryker Corporation

Navigation system for cardiac therapies using gating

An image guided navigation system for navigating a region of a patient which is gated using ecg signals to confirm diastole. The navigation system includes an imaging device, a tracking device, a controller, and a display.
Medtronic, Inc.

Systems and methods for non-rigid deformation of tissue for virtual navigation of interventional tools

A method of modeling anatomic deformation comprises receiving a reference three dimensional model of a branched anatomical formation in a reference state. The method further comprises applying a three dimensional deformation field to the reference three dimensional model to create a deformed three dimensional model of a deformed state of the branched anatomical formation and dynamically displaying an image of the deformed three dimensional model of the deformed state of the branched anatomical formation..
Intuitive Surgical Operations Inc.

Microwave energy-delivery device and system

An ablation system including an image database storing a plurality of computed tomography (ct) images of a luminal network and a navigation system enabling, in combination with an endoscope and the ct images, navigation of a locatable guide and an extended working channel to a point of interest. The system further includes one or more fiducial markers, placed in proximity to the point of interest and a percutaneous microwave ablation device for applying energy to the point of interest..
Covidien Lp

System for providing location-based social networking services to users of mobile devices

A system (1) includes a plurality of mobile devices (21 . .
Geospock Limited

Method for graphically representing a synthetic three-dimensional view of the exterior landscape in an on-board visualisation system for aircraft

The general field of the invention is that of the graphical representation of a synthetic three dimensional view of the exterior landscape in an onboard visualisation system for aircraft, said graphical representation being displayed on a visualisation screen comprising the piloting and navigation information of said aircraft superposed onto said three-dimensional synthetic representation of the exterior landscape, said synthetic representation being computed up to a first determined distance, characterised in that said three-dimensional synthetic representation is tilted at a tilt angle about an axiom positioned at the level of the terrain in a substantially horizontal plane, and substantially perpendicularly to an axis between the flight direction and the heading of the aircraft, said axis moving with the aircraft.. .
Thales

Traffic disruption detection using passive monitoring of vehicle occupant frustration level

Aspects of the present disclosure include a navigation system and computer-implemented methods for detecting traffic disruption events based on an analysis of input component data obtained from navigation-enabled devices of vehicles near a particular location. Traffic disruption events are events such as accidents, construction road closures, police and speed traps, or road hazards that cause a decrease in the flow of traffic along a particular route and thus, added time delays for occupants of vehicles traveling along those routes.
Ebay Inc.

System and method to identify engagement of vehicle automation functions

A system and method for monitoring operation of vehicle automation systems utilizes an electronic vehicle monitor configured to connect to a computer system of a vehicle via the on board diagnostics (“obd”) port of the vehicle. The electronic vehicle monitor is configured to obtain operational status information of the activation or use of vehicle automation systems of the vehicle, such as of an automated braking system, automated acceleration system, automated steering system, automated vehicle navigation system, automated collision avoidance system, and an automated cruise control system.
Opus Inspection, Inc.

Using image content to facilitate navigation in street view data

The technology uses image content to facilitate navigation in panoramic image data. Aspects include providing a first image including a plurality of avatars, in which each avatar corresponds to an object within the first image, and determining an orientation of at least one of the plurality of avatars to a point of interest within the first image.
Google Inc.

Method of and server for selection of a targeted message for placement into a search engine result page in response to a user search request

There is disclosed a method of and a system for selecting a targeted message for inclusion into a search engine results page (serp). The method is executable at a server coupled to an electronic device via a communication network.
Yandex Europe Ag

Mobile aerial rfid scanner

The present invention relates to a mobile aerial rfid scanning platform and teaches how to overcome fundamental challenges related to the scanning of items that are tagged with radio frequency identification (rfid) tags. Improved rfid antennae, localization, robotic navigation, and robotic rfid scanning are taught by the present invention as an improvement over prior art..

System for selecting drivers for transportation requests with specified time durations

In one embodiment a request from a computing device of a passenger for a driver for a specified duration of time is received at a server comprising at least one processor. The request may include a start time and a pickup location.
Juno Lab, Inc.

Apparatus and image-based positioning, orientation and situational awareness

The present invention comprises computation of 3d real-world positions of points and objects in a scene. It further comprises computation and sharing of positions and orientations of digital imaging means generating images of a scene.
Eyeways Systems Ltd.

Generation of complementary applicatons

An application complementation module may access application data from an application repository, the application data associated with a first application. The data collections of a data service provider (e.g., odata service) used in the first application and at least one navigation used in the first application to navigate between the data collections are determined based on the application data.
Sap Portals Israel Ltd.

Systems and methods for selecting previews for presentation during media navigation

Systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable media can identify a set of media content items based on at least one search query. The set of media content items can be ranked based on information associated with one or more media content items in the set of media content items to produce a ranked set of media content items.
Facebook, Inc.

Tracker for cursor navigation

A system for a tracker for cursor navigation is described herein. The system includes a display, camera, memory, and processor.
Intel Corporation

Navigating semi-autonomous mobile robots

Techniques for navigating semi-autonomous mobile robots are described. A semi-autonomous mobile robot moves within an environment to complete a task.

Ocean bottom seismometer package

A marine seismic exploration method and system comprised of continuous recording, self-contained ocean bottom pods characterized by low profile casings. An external bumper is provided to promote ocean bottom coupling and prevent fishing net entrapment.
Fairfield Industries, Inc.

Optical navigation device

An optical navigation device has a light-emitting unit, an optical navigation chip and a cover. The light-emitting unit provides a light to a surface of a displacement generating unit.
Pixart Imaging Inc.

Proactive re-routing of vehicles using passive monitoring of occupant frustration level

Aspects of the present disclosure include a navigation system and computer-implemented methods for proactively re-routing vehicles based on an analysis of input component data obtained from the navigation-enabled devices. The navigation system scores the input component data to obtain a measure of frustration (e.g., a feeling of being upset or annoyed) of the user of the navigation-enabled device.
Ebay Inc.

Method and electronic device for personalized navigation

A method and an electronic device for personalized navigation. The electronic device for personalized navigation acquire history data of a user, the history data comprising location information associated with active time of the user; plan a routine active path of the user according to the acquired history data; acquire navigation paths of the user; and classify the navigation paths into the routine active path and a non-routine active path according to the planned routine active path of the user, and provide navigation information to the user according to the classification result..
Le Shi Internet Information & Technology Corp. Beijing

Proactive re-routing of vehicles to control traffic flow

Aspects of the present disclosure include a navigation system and computer-implemented methods for proactively re-routing vehicles to control traffic flow. Consistent with some embodiments, the navigation system seeks to reduce traffic flow along primary navigation routes (e.g., routes with relatively short travel times) by re-routing vehicles to alternative navigation routes (e.g., routes with relatively longer travel times) using incentives.
Ebay Inc.

Smoothed navigation solution using filtered resets

A navigation system includes at least one inertial sensor configured to detect motion of the system and generate inertial data; at least one aiding device configured to generate aiding device measurement data; at least one processing unit configured to generate an un-smoothed navigation solution inclusive of navigation state variable error resets based on the inertial data and the aiding device measurement data; wherein the at least one processing unit is further configured to sum the state variable error resets into a cumulative sum of the state variable error resets; wherein the at least one processing unit is further configured to high pass filter the cumulative sum of the state variable error resets; and wherein the at least one processing unit is further configured to subtract the high pass filtered cumulative sum of the state variable error resets from the un-smoothed navigation solution to generate a smoothed navigation solution.. .
Honeywell International Inc.

Navigation system with monocentric lens and curved focal plane sensor

A navigation system includes a monocentric lens and one or more curved image sensor arrays disposed parallel and spaced apart from the lens to capture respective portions, not all, of the field of view of the lens.. .
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Inc.

Method for graphic representation of the relative position of the sky and the earth in an onboard display system for aircraft

The general field of the invention is that of the methods for graphic representation of the relative position of the sky and of the earth in an onboard display system for aircraft, said graphic representation being displayed on a display screen comprising piloting and navigation information superimposed on a three-dimensional synthetic representation of the outside landscape. Said graphic representation is displayed only when the attitude of the aircraft is unusual, an unusual attitude corresponding to a roll value or to a pitch value located outside of a first range of nominal values.
Thales

Transceiver devices and related communication and navigation methods

A system and a method, as well as a positioning and wearable devices for determining the distance and position of devices communicating with each other over a medium, the system, are disclosed. At least one remote device comprises first processing unit, at least one transmitter functionally connected to the first processing unit and adapted to transmit signals over a medium, and at least one receiver functionally connected to the first processing unit and adapted to receive signals over said medium.
Suunto Oy

Clustered instrument panel in a transportation apparatus

A clustered instrument panel on a display of a dashboard in a transportation apparatus is disclosed. The clustered instrument panel may be used to combine multiple individual instrument panels, such as the odometer, tachometer, temperature meter, battery meter, navigation screen and any other instrument panels that are traditionally presented separate and independent from other instrument panels.
Thunder Power Hong Kong Ltd.

Focused ultrasonic transducer navigation system

A focused ultrasonic transducer navigation system attaches to a patient and includes a housing that contains an ultrasonic device. An alignment system moves the housing, and moves the ultrasonic device within the housing, so a focal point of ultrasonic energy from the ultrasonic device is aligned in x, y, and z planes with a target location in the patient.
Brainsonix Corporation

Haptic feedback for ultrasound image acquisition

A system for providing navigational guidance to a sonographer acquiring images is disclosed. The system may providehaptic feedback to the sonographer.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Pruning robot system

A pruning robot system, which comprises: a signal tag device (2) for detecting and storing information of trees and crops and positioning information, and assisting positioning; a robot (1) comprising a central processing device (10) for storing and analyzing data information of each part of the robot (1) and issuing action instructions to each part of the robot (1), and a positioning and navigating device (11) for positioning and navigating the robot (1), and for planning a path and providing obstacle-avoiding navigation for the robot (1) according to an electronic map; a cloud platform terminal (3), which is in connection and communication with the central processing device (10) of the robot (1) and is used for storing data of trees and crops as well as detection data of the robot (1), and for planning a path for the robot (1) through computing and experimenting according to the information data; a map building device (4) for building a three-dimensional electronic map corresponding to the plantation through field-detection by the robot (1). The pruning robot system realizes positioning in the plantation, robot (1) path planning, pruning information collection and automatic pruning..
Institute Of Automation Chinese Academy Of Sciences

Association functionality in a mobile monitoring device for continual remote monitoring of a condition

A mobile monitoring device for continual remote monitoring of a condition is provided. The device includes a sensor module for monitoring the condition and producing sensor module data relating to the condition.

Object following view presentation method and system

Method and system providing service of view presentation focusing on automatically tracked object to service users, where each service user has individually specified target object of interest. First, a high resolution panorama image is generated from at least one camera view image to capture the wide-angle view over an activity field.

Apparatus, system, and controlling image forming apparatus with autonomous navigation system, and recording medium

A server for controlling a plurality of image forming apparatuses each provided with an autonomous navigation system that enables the image forming apparatus to travel to a destination: receives first location information indicating a current location of each image forming apparatus, and second location information indicating a current location of the information terminal; receives at least a monochrome printing time that indicates a time period in which the image forming apparatus performs monochrome printing when the image forming apparatus is not capable of performing color printing; and selects one of the plurality of image forming apparatuses as an image forming apparatus to perform printing according to the user request, based on the first location information, the second location information, and the device information.. .
Ricoh Company, Ltd.

Providing interest based navigation of communications

Interest based navigation of communications is provided. In some examples, an application, such as a communication application, receives a communication from a source.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Methods and systems for processing a global navigation satellite system signal

Disclosed are methods, systems and devices for addressing a jammer signal transmitted by a device that effects a signal received at a receiver. In a particular embodiment, an application content signal is encoded for transmission in a wireless transmission medium to provide symbol content where the symbol content comprises at least some symbols representing the application content signal.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Techniques for indoor navigation with emergency assistance via light-based communication

Techniques are disclosed for enhancing indoor navigation using light-based communication (lcom). In some embodiments, an lcom-enabled luminaire configured as described herein may include access to a sensor configured to detect a given hazardous condition.
Osram Sylvania Inc.

Techniques for indoor navigation with hazard avoidance via light-based communication

Techniques are disclosed for enhancing indoor navigation using light-based communication (lcom). In some embodiments, an lcom-enabled luminaire configured as described herein may include or have access to a sensor configured to detect a hazardous condition.
Osram Sylvania Inc.

Multi-band helical antenna system

A multi-use antenna system that can be used in, for example, integrated communications and navigation capability is provided. In an embodiment, an antenna system is provided.
The Mitre Corporation

Method for the predictive operation of a fuel cell or a high-voltage accumulator

A method for the predictive operation of a fuel cell or a high-voltage accumulator, involving the steps of: detecting at least one external parameter, the at least one external parameter representing driving behavior data, navigation data and/or environmental data; and adjusting the at least one current desired fuel cell operating parameter on the basis of the at least one external parameter.. .
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft

Online education course navigation system

A method includes presenting an online education course on a first communication device. The online education course presentation includes a hierarchical schema of items grouped in one or more hierarchy levels and presented as web pages or item views on the first communication device.
Coursera, Inc.

Illuminator

According to an example aspect of the present invention, there is provided a novel illuminator 100 having a light source (10) and optics (20). The light source (10) and optics have light emitting and light path modifying components (11, 12, 21, 22, 23), which form two different combinations.
Obelux Oy

Navigation server and navigation system

Provided is a navigation server capable of improving reliability or estimation accuracy of traffic state information for a user in view of the present traffic state. A partial movement cost cik being each of movement costs in plural partial links lik constituting a designated link li is used to determine a total movement cost ci in the designated link li.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Road toll system

A road toll system comprises a vehicle-mounted unit having a satellite navigation receiver. A first data processing means determines a route taken based on satellite navigation data provided from the receiver, and the satellite navigation data is associated with a variable identity.
Telit Automotive Solutions Nv

Location-based services

A location tracking unit for use with a location based service system is presented. The location tracking unit comprises: a navigation receiver adapted to implement a location tracking function; data processing means adapted to determine an occupied location according to a first location matching process, the first location matching process using navigation data from the navigation receiver and a first set of geographic data; and data processing means adapted to verify the integrity of the first location matching process based on a second location matching process using navigation data and a second set of geographic data..
Telit Automotive Solutions Nv

Navigation through multidimensional images spaces

Aspects of the disclosure relate generally to providing a user with an image navigation experience. For instance, a first image of a multidimensional space is provided with an overlay line indicating a direction in which the space extends into the first image such that a second image is connected to the first image along a direction of the overlay line.
Google Inc.

Systems and methods for generating a 3d world model using velocity data of a vehicle

A self-contained, low-cost, low-weight guidance system for vehicles is provided. The guidance system can include an optical camera, a case, a processor, a connection between the processor and an on-board control system, and computer algorithms running on the processor.
Iris Automation, Inc.

System, for organizing and presenting digital flyers

A system, method and communication device are disclosed for organizing and presenting a plurality of digital flyers. Using flyer stack information, which organizes the plurality of digital flyers into at least one flyer stack, the plurality of digital flyers are presented to allow for inter-flyer and intra-flyer navigation.
Flipp Corporation

Logistics navigation routing using mobile device location capabilities

Technology is disclosed for logistics navigation of products without a physical address. The geographic location of a customer can be determined by a mobile device used to request delivery of the product.
Mena360 Dwc-llc

Systems and methods for dynamic object tracking using a single camera mounted on a moving object

A self-contained, low-cost, low-weight guidance system for vehicles is provided. The guidance system can include an optical camera, a case, a processor, a connection between the processor and an on-board control system, and computer algorithms running on the processor.
Iris Automation, Inc.

Internationalization during navigation

Embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for internationalization of real-world features during navigation. The method includes receiving a request for navigation to a landmark in a particular language.
International Business Machines Corporation

Remote browsing and searching

A remote browsing and searching process is directed to the management of a remote browse session at a network computing provider. Responsive to a search request, the network computing provider provides search results corresponding to historical content representations associated with content previously requested by the client computing device, search results corresponding to content representations associated with current content, or to data about changes in the content.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Game-like navigation for a mobile device

Systems and methods for navigation on a mobile device are disclosed. The method includes displaying, on a display of a mobile device, a user interface, the user interface including a game piece virtually movable across the display of the mobile device and a target that can virtually receive the game piece; detecting a physical motion of the mobile device; causing the game piece to virtually move across the display of the mobile device in response to detecting the physical motion; and causing an action on the mobile device in response to the game piece being virtually received by the target..
Target Brands Inc.

Pattern based video frame navigation aid

A system, computer program product, and method are provided for capturing a first and second set of data. A first navigation profile is formed from the first set of data and a second navigation profile is formed from the second set of data.
International Business Machines Corporation

Two-step gesture recognition for fine-grain control of wearable applications

The present disclosure provides methods, devices, systems, and computer program products for providing fine-grain gesture-based control of wearable applications. Methods are provided for multi-step gesture-based control systems of wearable applications with an initial, easy to recognize gesture being used to place the device in a state that subtle gestures can be identified that can control navigation and interactivity on the device that rely on the user being able to view the device.
Sap Se

Gesture management system

For storing gesture definitions and evaluating expressions that reference the gesture definitions, an expression evaluation engine evaluates the expressions to determine whether movements of a user satisfy the expressions. The expression evaluation engine receives expressions in user or application requests, or the expression evaluation engine may automatically evaluate the expressions when a gesture recognition system receives updated information about tracked body parts of the user.
Palantir Technologies, Inc.

Modular determining crop yields with high resolution geo-referenced sensors

Systems, and methods for controlling a modular system for improved real-time yield monitoring and sensor fusion of crops in an orchard are disclosed. According to some embodiments of the invention, a modular system for improved real-time yield monitoring and sensor fusion may include a collection vehicle, a modular processing unit, a volume measurement module, a three-dimensional point-cloud scanning module, an inertial navigation system, and a post-processing server.
Agerpoint, Inc.

Vehicle navigation system that provides location accessibility information

An illustrative example vehicle navigation system includes a controller and a user interface. The user interface receives user input regarding at least one criterion of interest to the user and a desired area within which to identify a location satisfying that criterion.
Jaguar Land Rover Limited

In vehicle providing information regarding points of interest

An illustrative example vehicle navigation system includes a user interface having at least a display screen for providing a display output to a user and a controller, which includes at least one processor and memory associated with the processor. A first user input indicates a direction of user attention exterior to the vehicle.
Jaguar Land Rover Limited

Method for operating a navigation system of a motor vehicle, and motor vehicle

A method for operating a navigation system of a motor vehicle, wherein upon reception of a destination data record containing a geodetic position and a first address associated with the position. Based on digital map data stored in the navigation system test addresses are created and are geodetically assigned, wherein the test addresses contain at least a street name and are located in the destination region of the position.
Audi Ag

Vehicle navigation system that includes safety information

An illustrative example vehicle navigation system includes a user interface having at least a display screen for providing a display output to a user. A controller, which includes at least one processor and memory associated with the processor, determines an area represented by the display.
Jaguar Land Rover Limited

Vehicle navigation system with customizable searching scope

An illustrative example vehicle navigation system includes a controller and a user interface. The user interface receives user input regarding at least one criterion of interest to the user and a desired area within which to identify a location satisfying the at least one criterion.
Jaguar Land Rover Limited

System and method to facilitate driving a vehicle based on navigation information and a condition of a source of electrical power

A system for use on a vehicle includes a user interface, such as a display and a speaker. A controller determines a remaining power capacity of a vehicle electrical power source and a required power capacity to travel along an identified route to an identified destination based on at least one characteristic of the identified route, which has an effect on electrical power use.
Jaguar Land Rover Limited

Method and system for using offline map information aided enhanced portable navigation

The navigation solution of a portable device may be enhanced using map information. Sensor data for the portable device may be used to derive navigation solutions at a plurality of epochs over a first period of time.
Invensense, Incorporated

Apparatus and methods for ultrasonic sensor navigation

An apparatus and methods are disclosed for determining a navigational constraint for a portable device using an ultrasonic sensor. The navigational constraint may be used to supplement other navigational solutions or may be used independently.
Invensense, Inc.

Mixed reality imaging system, apparatus and surgical suite

System and method for use of mixed and augmented reality imaging surgical suite and an augmented reality device are provided. A 2d/3d virtual grid having a head-up display with augmented reality is provided.
Medilux Capitol Holdings, S.a.r.l.

Dynamic 3d lung map view for tool navigation inside the lung

A method for implementing a dynamic three-dimensional lung map view for navigating a probe inside a patient's lungs includes loading a navigation plan into a navigation system, the navigation plan including a planned pathway shown in a 3d model generated from a plurality of ct images, inserting the probe into a patient's airways, registering a sensed location of the probe with the planned pathway, selecting a target in the navigation plan, presenting a view of the 3d model showing the planned pathway and indicating the sensed location of the probe, navigating the probe through the airways of the patient's lungs toward the target, iteratively adjusting the presented view of the 3d model showing the planned pathway based on the sensed location of the probe, and updating the presented view by removing at least a part of an object forming part of the 3d model.. .
Covidien Lp

Method of operating avn, avn, and vehicle including the same

A method of operating audio, video, navigation (avn), an avn, and a vehicle including the same are disclosed. The method includes determining whether a vehicle speaker and a vehicle microphone connected to the avn is abnormal when a car accident occurs, releasing pairing with a paired terminal and performing role change of changing the terminal to a hands-free unit (hf) when at least one of the vehicle speaker and the vehicle microphone is abnormal, and performing voice call using a speaker and microphone of the terminal..
Hyundai Motor Company

Dynamic adjustment of electronic program guide displays based on viewer preferences for minimizing navigation in vod program selection

Items of video content offered for viewing on a video-on-demand (vod) platform of a digital tv service provider are each assigned a respective title and hierarchical address corresponding to hierarchically-arranged categories and subcategories within which the title for the video content is to be categorized. The title is listed in a location of an electronic program guide (epg) using the same categories and subcategories as its hierarchical address.
Broadband Itv, Inc.

Methods and devices for validating the synchronization between a geolocalizing receptor and an emitting satellite

A method between a geolocation receiver and an identified transmitting satellite, the receiver being able to receive a composite radio signal including a plurality of navigation signals each transmitted by a transmitting satellite that is part of a satellite constellation, a method for validating the synchronization between a geolocation receiver and a transmitting satellite during a phase for acquiring an augmentation signal including geolocation correction and integrity data; the methods include, for each identified transmitting satellite, extracting received ephemerid words or received words of any type of the received signal associated with the identified satellite as it is received, and comparing at least one received word with at least one word of the same rank or stored for the identified satellite and/or for at least one other satellite; the validation or non-validation of the synchronization with the identified transmitting satellite depends on a predetermined false alarm probability and/or non-detection probability.. .
Thales

Multi-imaging modality navigation system

A method includes obtaining first 3d imaging data for a volume of interest. The first 3d imaging data includes structural imaging data and a target tissue of interest.
Analogic Corporation

Facilitating navigation of a webpage on a computer device

A method of webpage navigation can include a computer device loading a webpage having at least a first portion and a second portion, arranging the webpage in order to present the first portion in the display area of the computer device and to place the second portion out of the display area, and presenting a navigation map corresponding to the webpage in the display area. In response to a control command input with respect to the navigation map, the webpage can be arranged in order to present the second portion in the display area..
International Business Machines Corporation

Graphical user interface for querying relational data models

Some embodiments provide a non-transitory machine-readable medium that stores a program executable by at least one processing unit of a device. The program receives a selection of a first entity and a second entity in a relational data model.
Successfactors, Inc.

Providing relevance based dynamic hashtag navigation

Relevance based dynamic hashtag navigation is provided. A communication application searches communications to identify hashtags associated with the communications.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Pattern based video frame navigation aid

Recommending and graphically displaying viewed video data sensitive to the viewing pattern of a user. Responsive to viewing a plurality of video frames of a video file, a navigation profile is captured to document the viewing pattern of the video frames.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and creating a universally compatible application development system

A software application development system and method for producing, delivering and displaying scalable, adaptable, interchangeable software applications that provide universal consistency, operability and compatibility on any hardware and/or operating system of any digital device. The system and method providing through a distinctive hierarchical access navigation and menu system seamless integration of a plurality of software applications, external applications, web pages, and url's without exiting a defined core application environment.

Clustered instrument panel in a transportation apparatus

A clustered instrument panel on a display of a dashboard in a transportation apparatus is disclosed. The clustered instrument panel may be used to combine multiple individual instrument panels, such as the odometer, tachometer, temperature meter, battery meter, navigation screen and any other instrument panels that are traditionally presented separate and independent from other instrument panels.
Thunder Power Hong Kong Ltd.

Drag and release navigation

A computer-implemented method for controlling a portable electronic device comprising a touch-sensitive display is disclosed. The computer-implemented method allows the portable electronic device to detect contact and movement of contact on the touch-sensitive display, and in response to the detected contact and movement of content to browse and select categories of elements and elements.
Id2me A/s

Graphical user interface for qualifying navigations through relational data models

Some embodiments provide a non-transitory machine-readable medium that stores a program executable by at least one processing unit of a device. The program receives a selection of a navigation route through a relational data model.
Successfactors, Inc.

Method and system for estimating finger movement with selection of navigation subareas

A method of estimating a finger movement comprising acquiring a navigation evaluation image from each of at least three navigation subareas of a fingerprint sensor; determining, for each of the navigation evaluation images, a navigation-related property of the navigation evaluation image; evaluating the navigation-related properties to find a combination of at least a first navigation-related property and a second navigation-related property that fulfills a navigation requirement; and selecting at least a first navigation subarea related to the first navigation-related property and a second navigation subarea related to the second navigation-related property. The finger movement is then estimated using a sequence of first navigation images acquired using the first navigation subarea, and a sequence of second navigation images acquired using the second navigation subarea..
Fingerprint Cards Ab

Electronic apparatus having optical navigation circuit

An electronic apparatus includes a structure and an optical navigation circuit. A first end of the structure is located inside the electronic apparatus and its second end corresponds to a user's control.
Pixart Imaging Inc.

Autonomous visual navigation

A method of visual navigation for a robot includes integrating a depth map with localization information to generate a three-dimensional (3d) map. The method also includes motion planning based on the 3d map, the localization information, and/or a user input.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Hybrid reality based i-bot navigation and control

A system and method for interaction, navigation and control of an autonomous robot. The system comprises of two electronic devices, which are compatible with all operating systems and also compatible with magnetic trigger of a virtual reality device.
Tata Consultancy Services Limited

Location information system, using vehicle and smart device and controlling the same

A method of controlling a location information system in a vehicle includes: establishing a communication path between a control unit equipped in the vehicle and a smart device; acquiring, by the control unit of the vehicle, first data including a first heading value and first location information; transmitting, by the control unit of the vehicle, the measured first data to the smart device; receiving, at the smart device, the first data from the control unit of the vehicle via the communication path; acquiring, by the smart device, second data including a second heading value and second location information; comparing, by the smart device, the first data with the second data; and updating, by the smart device, information of a navigation function of the smart device based on the first data or the second data depending on the comparing of the first data with the second data.. .
Hyundai Motor Company

Method and device for chronologically synchronizing a kinematic location network

Methods and devices are presented for synchronizing positioning signals in a kinematic location network. In particular, methods and devices are presented for synchronizing a unique positioning signal generated by a positioning-unit device to a reference positioning signal generated by a reference transmitter, where the positioning-unit device and the reference transmitter are moving relative to each other.
Locata Corporation Pty Ltd

System and identifying and tracking unacknowledged marine vessels

A system and a method for identifying and tracking unacknowledged marine vessels. The system includes a sensing system having one or more observation platforms positioned remotely above one or more marine vessels, each with a navigation system, and one or more payloads coupled to the observation platform(s).
The Boeing Company

System and motion resolved mri

A method comprises acquiring navigation data during navigation scans at each of a plurality of points in time. A plurality of magnetic resonance imaging (mm) k-space data corresponding to an imaged object are acquired at the plurality of points in time using cartesian sampling, the k-space data including at least two spatial dimensions, a time.
Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Road sinuosity to enhance speed approximation in road navigation

A navigation system which includes a central processing unit; a nonvolatile storage for storing digitized map data; a road sinuosity s(r) of a route including a plurality of digitized road segments calculated from a starting point to a destination point to be traveled by a user by summing the rotation angle of each of the road segments divided by the distance of each of the road segments; a module to determine an estimated travel time of the route; a module to determine a corrected travel time using the road sinuosity s(r); and a display to display the corrected travel time.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Audio video navigation device and providing charging station information using the audio video navigation device

An audio-video-navigation device of a vehicle includes: an input interface receiving power information of the vehicle through inter-vehicle communication; a memory storing map information; a user input portion generating an input signal corresponding to a demand of a user; a global positioning system (gps) receiving a signal transmitted from a gps satellite; a controller connected to the input interface, the memory, the user input portion, and the gps; and a display portion displaying information processed by the controller. When power of the vehicle is turned on, the controller determines whether first information regarding a charging station nearest to a position of the vehicle at a time at which power of the vehicle was previously turned off is stored in the memory and controls the display portion so as to display an object representing the first information when the first information is stored in the memory..
Hyundai Motor Company

Mobile navigation system operating with a remote server

A client navigation system establishes a wireless connection to a navigation server on a computer network. The client requests a route by uploading start and destination specifications.
Infogation Corporation

Geolocation using guided surface waves

Disclosed are various approaches for determining positions of a navigation unit and correcting for errors. The navigation unit can receive a guided surface wave using a guided surface wave receive structure.
Cpg Technologies, Llc





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