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Discovery and networking of proximate wireless devices by acoustic messaging
Apparatus and method are provided for discovery and networking of proximate devices using acoustic messaging. In one novel aspect, a peer discovery protocol is used to discover proximate devices using voting messages encoded in ultrasonic waveform.
Dewmobile Inc.


Image pixels with in-column comparators
Image sensors may include imaging pixels that have comparators to read out image pixel signals. An imaging pixel may include a photodiode, a floating diffusion region, and a transfer transistor that transfers charge from the photodiode to the floating diffusion region.
Semiconductor Components Industries, Llc


Protection path determination based on resilient optical network
A protection path determination method and apparatus based on an elastic optical network are provided. The method includes: searching a virtual working topology for a virtual working link satisfying a condition on receipt of a routing request of a target service; updating a residual bandwidth of the virtual working link if the virtual working link is found; otherwise, creating a working link for the target service and creating a virtual working link in the virtual working topology; searching a virtual protection topology for a virtual protection link satisfying a condition according to a shared path protection mechanism; updating a residual bandwidth of the virtual protection link if the virtual protection link is found; otherwise, creating a protection link for the target service according to the shared path protection mechanism and creating a virtual protection link in the virtual protection topology..
Soochow University


System and automatic discovery of optical cable route
A system and method for automatic discovery of an optical cable route. The method comprises: a light source power meter automatically monitoring an attenuation value of an optical cable fiber core, the optical cable fiber core being configured in an optical cable route; when the power meter generates an alarm, determining a level of the optical power alarm and reporting the alarm condition of the optical cable route in real time; and a drive automatically searching for available optical cable routes to provide options of available optical cable routes for real-time allocation of services..
Accelink Technologies Co., Ltd.


Apparatus and beam search based on antenna configuration in wireless communication system
The present disclosure relates to a pre-5th-generation (5g) or 5g communication system to be provided for supporting higher data rates beyond 4th-generation (4g) communication system such as long term evolution (lte). Disclosed is an apparatus of a base station (bs).
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Control voltage searching non-volatile memory
A control voltage searching method is provided. Firstly, a control pulse with a preset control voltage and a preset pulse width is generated, and a control action on a memory cell.
Ememory Technology Inc.


Detecting media defects
A computer program product, according to one embodiment, includes a computer readable storage medium having program instructions embodied therewith. The computer readable storage medium is not a transitory signal per se.
International Business Machines Corporation


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


Composite search results
Systems and methods of providing composite search results are disclosed. A search query may be received by a general purpose search engine of a first website from a user.
Paypal, Inc.


Search system, page display method and client terminal
A search system, a page display method, and a client terminal are disclosed. The search system includes a front-end server used for receiving a keyword provided by a client terminal, providing the keyword to a content search engine, and returning a content result set that is obtained to the client terminal; and the content search engine used for performing a search in a content resource pool based on the keyword to obtain the content result set, and providing the content result set to the front-end server.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited


Systems, methods and techniques for customizable domain-based searching

Systems, methods and techniques for retrieving digital resources from customizable domains in accordance with at least one input search term, are described herein. A plurality of defined domains are defined for users to collect digital resources.
Beijing Century Superstar Information Technology Co., Ltd.

Machine learning-based data aggregation using social media content

Machine learning-based data aggregation using social media content is described herein. An example method includes receiving news content from a plurality of online sources, parsing the news content to determine keywords or phrases related to topics of interest, creating a search query from the keywords or phrases, searching one or more social networks for social media content that matches the keywords or phrases in the search query, processing the social media content by at least one of filtering and ranking, and providing the processed social media content to an individual..
Crowdynews

Method and system for searching for relevant items in a collection of documents given user defined documents

A method for performing a search, which may offer enhanced functionality in particular cases such as identifying similar or partial duplicates of a documents or identifying documents in a document cluster. The method may include accessing a hierarchical network representation of the document, assigning impact values to elements in the network, sequentially performing an activation step for each of the elements in the network starting at the lowest tier, transferring activation status up the network as elements are activated, and generating similarity rankings based on similarity scores..

Apparatus and displaying records responsive to a database query

An apparatus and method for simultaneously displaying both record names and the associated files responsive to a user's search over a database. A user conducts a routine search query over a database or group of databases of records containing, for example, text documents, or alphabetical concordances thereof.
Fastcase, Inc.

Non-transitory computer-readable recording medium, encoded data searching method, and encoded data searching apparatus

Referring to relevant information in which encoded data of a word according to an encoding rule of the encoding document is associated with a basic form of the word and a relevant word relevant to the basic form, with respect to a plurality of words, acquires a plurality of codes relevant to the basic form of the searching character string and a relevant word of the basic form and searches the encoding document by using an automaton in which the plurality of codes are set in a searching target.. .

Content recommendation and display

A system including a basic content pool; a server for content recommendation; and a client terminal. The basic content pool stores one or more contents.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Searching index information for application data

A search method is disclosed, including obtaining, by one or more processors, query information, searching, by the one or more processors, index information based at least in part on the query information, the index information comprising information that pertains to application units, wherein the information that pertains to an application unit comprises content of the application unit and uniform resource identifier of the application unit, determining, by the one or more processors, an application unit based at least in part on a search result, and running, by the one or more processors, the application unit.. .
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

System for transmission and use of aggregated metrics indicative of future customer circumstances

A network communication interface and a memory device storing an anomaly application and a resource application are provided. A processing device is operatively coupled to the memory device, wherein the processing device is configured to execute computer-readable program code to: determine the existence of an anomalous situation for a user; initiate the anomaly application to acquire aggregated metrics from third parties associated with the anomalous situation; and analyze the anomalous situation using the aggregated information.
Bank Of America Corporation

Searching data sets

A method of searching a plurality of data sets with a search query may include receiving the search query, where the search query may include one or more tokens. The method may also include accessing the plurality of data sets, and calculating maximum possible search scores for each of the plurality of data sets.
Oracle International Corporation

Re-indexing query-independent document features for processing search queries

An online system stores documents for access by users. The online system also stores query independent information about the documents.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Filtering and searching annotations of paginated digital content

Features and techniques are disclosed for interacting with paginated digital content, including a multi-purpose tool and an annotation mode. The multi-purpose tool, which may be represented by a graphic (e.g., a movable interactive graphic), can provide access to multiple modes (e.g., copy, define, note, and/or highlight modes) that a user can invoke.
Barnes & Noble College Booksellers, Llc

System entry and display of reference data in three axes

A comprehensive system, method, and apparatus of digitally researching, organizing, creating content and displaying biblical data according to the main versions of the bible together and three axes (text, context, and reception) encompassing most of the human sciences connected with the bible, subdivided in many different rubrics.. .

Method and embedded device for loading driver

A method and a device for loading a driver is provided, where the method includes: determining a model identifier corresponding to a component comprised in an embedded device, wherein the component is a component onto which a driver is to be loaded, searching for a driver associated with the model identifier corresponding to the component, and loading drivers of components into different memories having different priorities, wherein the drivers of more important components are loaded into memories with higher priority.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Non-volatile memory apparatus and address classification method thereof

A non-volatile memory (nvm) apparatus and an address classification method thereof are provided. The nvm apparatus includes a nvm and a controller.
Via Technologies, Inc.

Method, non-transitory computer-readable medium, and device for controlling a user-interface

For the purpose of enhancing accessibility of a user with respect to various applications, the disclosed technique provides a method for controlling a user-interface that provides an instruction to an application through a user-operation which is performed on a display provided on a device. The method includes a process performed by the device.
Hi Corporation

Method and connecting devices using bluetooth low-energy technology

The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for connecting a first device to a second device using bluetooth low energy (le). According to the present invention, provided are a method and an apparatus which receive, from the second device, a first advertising message comprising first interval information indicative of the transmission interval of the advertising message; adjust the size of a scan window for searching for peripheral devices on the basis of the first advertising message; receive a second advertising message from the second device or an external device via the scan window; and establish a bluetooth le connection with the second device if the transmission interval indicated by the interval information is the same as the interval at which the first advertising message and the second advertising message are transmitted..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Techniques for improved control channels

Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communication are described. A method may include receiving a control transmission from a base station, identifying a control channel search space organized according to a nested structure, the control channel search space including a plurality of control channel candidates associated with one or more control channel elements (cces) and an aggregation level, and searching the received control transmission to identify a control channel for the ue using the plurality of control channel candidates.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Rapid optimization of media stream bitrate

A data processing method comprises, using a media server during a first media session between a client device and the media server, determining a stable bitrate value for use as a rate of transmitting multimedia data from the client device to the media server; storing, in a database, the stable bitrate value for the client device in association with an identifier; receiving, from the client device, a request to establish a second media session; determining the identifier within the request; in response to the request, based on the identifier in the request, searching the database for the stable bitrate value that is associated with the identifier; in response to locating the stable bitrate value in the database, sending the stable bitrate value to the client device for use in estimating a bitrate for transmitting multimedia from the client device to the media server in the second media session; establishing, by the media server, the second media session, wherein the media server initially receives multimedia data from the client device at the stable bitrate.. .
Atlassian Pty Ltd

Computerized automatically determining malicious ip clusters using network activity data

Disclosed are systems and methods for improving interactions with and between computers in content searching, 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.

Automatic electronic message content rating method and apparatus

Disclosed are systems and methods for improving interactions with and between computers in content generating, searching, 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.

Virtual switch acceleration using resource director technology

A virtual switch configured to switch packets between virtual switch ports based on classifier sub-tables. The virtual switch reserves blocks of last level cache for classifier sub-table storage.
Intel Corporation

Car-key searching system

There is provided a car-key searching system comprising: a car-key searching device configured to generate a car-key device alarm request message in a response to a car-key device alarm request from a user, and to transmit the message to a searched car-key device; and the searched car key device configured to generate a vibration or a sound upon receiving the car-key device alarm request message from the car-key searching device.. .

Method and managing training resources

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, a method including receiving a description of a work assignment; the description includes a keyword. The method also includes searching online content for training material related to the work assignment, and searching the online content for information regarding the training material; at least a portion of the training material is accessible via a website.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

System and verifying unstructured enterprise resource planning data

A system and method for verifying unstructured enterprise resource planning data. The method includes analyzing a first electronic document to determine at least one transaction parameter of a transaction, wherein the first electronic document includes at least partially unstructured data; creating a template for the transaction, wherein the template is a structured dataset including the determined at least one transaction parameter; searching, in an enterprise resource planning system, for a matching second electronic document based on the created template; and verifying the transaction, when the matching second electronic document is found..
Vatbox, Ltd.

Software search engine program for listing,buying,selling and matching together for a lead. a process watching, buying, and selling of a product with the main differences being you choose how and if you want to communicate, and you only pay if communication is made between both parties.

A process method including software where a search/watch engine program for listing, buying, selling and matching together for a lead is disclosed. We will allow them to list their own wants and needs and variables on the item they want.

Methods and systems for estimating click-through-rate for a serp layout

Methods and systems for estimating click-through-rate. This invention relates to the internet and more particularly to analyzing traffic on the internet.
Iquanti Inc.

System and point of sale transaction logging

The present disclosure generally relates to a method and a hardware and software system for collecting data from retail point of sale. The hardware connects to a wide variety of barcode scanners and receipt printers.
Pomo Search Ltd.

Creating an aggregate report of a presence of a user on a network

A method performed by a physical computing device communicatively coupled to a computer network for creating an aggregate report of a presence of a user of the physical computing device on the network includes periodically searching the network with the physical computing device for content related to the user authored by a source other than the user, the searching being based on a unique set of identifiers associated with the user, dynamically updating the unique set of identifiers based on contextual trends within content returned as a result of the searching, and aggregating content published by the user to the network with the content returned as a result of the searching to form the aggregate report of the presence of the user on the network.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

System and automatic quality management and coaching

A method includes: receiving, by a processor, an evaluation form including a plurality of evaluation questions; receiving, by the processor, an interaction to be evaluated by the evaluation form; selecting, by the processor, an evaluation question of the evaluation form, the evaluation question including a rule associated with one or more topics, each of the topics including one or more words or phrases; searching, by the processor, the interaction for the one or more topics of the rule in accordance with the presence of one or more words or phrases in the interaction to generate a search result; calculating, by the processor, an answer to the evaluation question in accordance with the rule and the search result; and outputting, by the processor, the calculated answer to the evaluation question of the evaluation form.. .
Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc.

Providing geographically relevant website content

A method, system and computer-readable device for presenting geographically relevant content are provided. They can include reading a remote internet protocol address of a user computing device based on an initial request for content from the user computer device, determining a primary home airport based on the internet protocol address of the user computing device and searching a database for an available flight and hotel package having a flight originating at the primary home airport.
Bookit Operating Llc

Generating a reference digital image based on an indicated time frame and searching for other images using the reference digital image

A digital image and an indication of a time frame is received. Whether the time frame is a future time frame or a past time frame can be determined.
International Business Machines Corporation

Blood management method, blood management server apparatus, and blood management system

A blood management method, a blood management server apparatus, and a blood management system are provided. The blood management method includes acquiring information about a blood recipient, determining a transfusable blood for the blood recipient based on the blood recipient information, searching for the determined transfusable blood in a blood supplier database (db), and transmitting a request for use of the transfusable blood or a blood donation request for the transfusable blood according to whether the transfusable blood is found in the blood supplier database (db)..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Persisted enterprise graph queries

A computer search service can receive an enterprise graph query from a client computing device that is remote from the computer search service, with the enterprise graph query identifying an actor object set, a target object set, and a relationship between the actor object set and the target object set. The search service can return results of the enterprise graph query to the client device.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Interactive clothes searching in online stores

A clothing search system provides a clothing search to users using a component-based image search. Retailer catalogs are analyzed to determine clothing components within clothing images.
National University Of Singapore

Media searching

A system and method for indexing media files to allow for more efficient searching. Speech or language contained in such files can be extracted and transcribed to text, to allow words or phrases to be indexed against the relevant files.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Local business and product search system and method

Computer implemented systems and methods are described that enable customers to search for a product, and obtain a list of retail locations that are likely to provide that product without any need for any specific information about the stock or products held by that retailer.. .
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Contextual search for location services

A travel coordination system identifies geographic locations responsive to a location search request. The geographic locations are organized into a plurality of hierarchical geohash levels, each geohash level mapping the geographic location into a geohash of a different area.
Uber Technologies, Inc.

Database search apparatus and searching databases

A database search apparatus includes a processor that receives a search query including first keys. The processor calculates a first score based on statistical information.
Fujitsu Limited

Search relevance using messages of a messaging platform

A method and system for searching documents. The method can include: identifying a first set of messages of a messaging platform referencing a document; identifying message text of the first set of messages; associating the message text with the document in a storage repository; receiving, by a computer processor, a search request including a search term provided by a client; calculating, by the computer processor, a relevance score for the document based at least on the search term and the message text; and providing, to the client and based on the relevance score, a reference to the document in response to the search request..
Twitter, Inc

Systems and methods for creating user-managed online pages (mappages) linked to locations on an interactive digital map

Systems and methods are used to enable creating, searching, and managing user-managed online pages (e.g., mappages) linked to locations on an interactive digital map. In one aspect, the method includes, at a server system: receiving, from a client, a request to create a new mappage of a first type selected from a plurality of preexisting types; creating the new mappage of the first type associated with a first physical location and the client, uploading the new mappage to a platform containing mappages uploaded directly from content contributors; indexing the new mappage to the first physical location on an interactive digital map; and for each mappage associated with the client, enabling the client to associate the respective mappage with one or more physical locations, the one or more physical locations including the first physical location..

Associating ancillary information with an application user interface

Associating user interface elements with information ancillary to said user interface elements includes creating one or more items of user interface element ancillary information, receiving a request for user interface element ancillary information, the request identifying the context in which the information is to be used, searching, using a processor, said one or more items of user interface element ancillary information for items matching the context in which the information is to be used, and returning one or more items of user interface element ancillary information matching the context in which the information is to be used.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Apparatus and pen detection at a digitizer

Methods and devices for synchronizing a digitizer with a pen are disclosed. An example method describes detecting that the digitizer has lost tracking of the pen.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Focus-assisted intelligent personal assistant query response determination

Focus-assisted intelligent personal assistant query response determination is provided. A query submitted by an individual to an intelligent personal assistant is obtained and a direction of focus of the individual at a time the individual submits the query to the intelligent personal assistant is identified.
International Business Machines Corporation

Replication of undifferentiated cells in a weightless environment, uses thereof and facility for such replication and the acceleration of the evolution of plants and animals

Manufacturing processes are described for biological replication of undifferentiated plant and animal cells and tissue in a weightless condition, including those systems used in current stem cell research and development and use of undifferentiated parenchyma in plants. Additionally, methods for adapting plants and animals to survive outside their native environments are described.
Zero Gravity Solutions, Inc.

Substituted n-([1,1'-biphenyl]-3-yl)-[1,1'-biphenyl]-3-carboxamide analogs as inhibitors for beta-catenin/b-cell lymphoma 9 interactions

In one aspect, the invention relates to substituted n-([1,1′-biphenyl]-3-yl)-[1,1′-biphenyl]-3-carboxamide analogues, derivatives thereof, and related compound; synthetic methods for making the compounds; pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds; and methods of treating disorders, e.g., various tumors and cancers, associated with β-catenin/bcl9 protein-protein interaction dysfunction using the compounds and compositions. This abstract is intended as a scanning tool for purposes of searching in the particular art and is not intended to be limiting of the present invention..
University Of Utah Research Foundation

Binary compositions as disruptors of orco-mediated odorant sensing

In one aspect, the invention relates to binary compositions that disrupt orco-mediated odorant sensing. In particular, compounds and compositions are provided that can inhibit sensory (e.g., host targeting) functions in organisms that express orco receptors such as airborne insects, e.g., mosquitoes, and ticks.
Vanderbilt University

Electromagnetic pulse protection method and electromagnetic pulse protection system

An electromagnetic pulse protecting method includes: searching a threat 2 that generates an electromagnetic pulse 2a; and generating plasma 6 in a light-condensed point 4 by condensing a laser beam 5 on a light-condensed point 4 in response to detection of the threat 2. Thus, various protection objects which contain a protection object having an electric opening indispensably can be protected from an attack by the electromagnetic pulse..
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.

Methods of two-stage scheduling in downlink control channel

A method of two-stage scheduling in downlink control channel is proposed to enhance downlink control information (dci) forward compatibility and hardware flexibility. The dci comprises a basic dci and an extended dci.
Mediatek Inc.

User interface for audio video display device such as tv

A graphical user interface (gui) for an audio video display device (avdd) such as a tv includes content panels which can be selected for searching for additional information related to the content underlying the content panels. A history of previous searches is maintained in memory “stacked” notionally to the left or right of the current display so that a viewer can easily review previous search results using a simple scroll command..
Saturn Licensing Llc

Communication apparatus which establishes wireless connection with external apparatus

A communication apparatus may cause a display to display a first inquiry message in a case where an apparatus search signal is received from an external apparatus, the apparatus search signal being for searching a target apparatus which is to establish a wireless connection with the external apparatus, and the first inquiry message being for inquiring a user whether a particular wireless connection is to be established between the communication apparatus and the external apparatus. The communication apparatus may establish the particular wireless connection between the communication apparatus and the external apparatus in a case where it is selected by the user, in response to the first inquiry message, that the particular wireless connection is to be established..
Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Engine, an adaptive search engine on the client computer using domain social networking data as the search topic sources

An engine, system and method for a domain social network that interconnects internet users with at least domains owned by or of interest to those internet users, and that may obtain and/or forward obtained dynamic data regarding those domains automatically, such as by web service or email service. The dynamic data may be used to filter and protect content and data of the respective domains, to protect users by identifying low quality web pages or malicious software or pages, to isolate or improve search results regarding the domain, and/or to improve internet-based transaction flow, such as the creation of advertising..

Browser extension for contemporaneous in-browser tagging and harvesting of internet content

Exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure relate to systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable media for contemporaneous in-browser searching, viewing, tagging, and harvesting digital content in a networked environment, and for removing malignant content from the networked environment.. .
Camelot Uk Bidco Limited

Trigger-based harvesting of data associated with malignant content in a networked environment

Exemplary embodiments of the present disclosure relate to systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable media for searching content in a networked environment to identify malignant content and ultimately for removing the malignant content from the networked environment. Content hosted by one or more servers in a networked environment can initially be searched based on one or more search terms, and attributes from each result in a first set of results returned in response to searching the content hosted by the one or more servers can be extracted.
Camelot Uk Bidco Limited

Switch and communication method

A switch include a memory that stores tree data used for a tree search in which a search for a forwarding destination of received data is made by a tree search system and cache data used for a cache search in which a search for the forwarding destination is made by a cache search system, and a controller that concurrently carries out the tree search and the cache search based on forwarding control identification information included in the received data and decides the forwarding destination of the received data in accordance with a search result that is obtained earlier in search results of the tree search and the cache search.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Methods and automated adaptation of transmitter equalizer tap settings

One embodiment relates to a method of automated adaptation of a transmitter equalizer. A multi-dimensional search space of tap settings for the transmitter equalizer is divided into multiple single-dimensional search spaces, each single-dimensional search space being associated with a single tap of the transmitter equalizer.
Altera Corporation

Apparatus and controlling memory

This technology relates to a memory control apparatus for processing data into a memory device and an operating method of the memory control apparatus. A method for controlling a memory may include converting received program data with a first address into compressed data, searching a deduplication table including compressed data, a second address of a memory device in which non-compressed data corresponding to the compressed data has been written and a counter indicative of the write number of the data for the converted compressed data, and if the converted compressed data is searched for in the deduplication table, mapping a second address corresponding to the compressed data in the deduplication table to the first address, not performing a write operation of the memory device for the received program data, and updating the deduplication table..
Sk Hynix Inc.

Driving assistance system and vehicle-mounted device

The present disclosure provides a driving assistance system and a vehicle-mounted device. Each vehicle-mounted device broadcasts own vehicle information, and transmits wide area vehicle information to a center.
Denso Corporation

System to identify and use markers for motion capture

Methods and systems that enhance motion capture capabilities. In one such method, the motion capture system enables a user to set parameters, based on hue, lightness, and saturation, for example, to assist in identifying and searching for motion capture markers that are applied to real-life subjects.
Sony Interactive Entertainment America, Llc

System and previewing indoor views using augmented reality

A method for displaying an indoor view of a building is provided. The method includes the steps of: (i) capturing, with a camera coupled to a pair of augmented reality glasses, at least one image; (ii) identifying, within the image, an identifying marker; (iii) determining from the identifying marker a search parameter; (iv) determining a location of the glasses or a mobile device paired with the glasses; (v) entering the search parameter into a search engine; (vi) receiving from the search engine the location of at least one building; (vii) selecting the building having the location nearest to the geolocation of the glasses or the mobile device; (viii) retrieving from an indoor view repository an indoor view of the selected building; and (ix) displaying at least a portion of the retrieved indoor view over a portion of the user's field of view when wearing the glasses..
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and system for communicating advertisement materials

A computer-implemented method and system are provided for communicating advertisement materials to a user. In one aspect, the method includes: receiving identifier data and location data from a mobile device of the user; retrieving a profile of the user from a user database based on the identifier data, the user profile including historical spending data of the user and/or a user categorization; determining a set of advertisement materials for communication to the user, including: searching an advertisement database of advertisement materials based on the location data and user profile, each advertisement material having a predetermined set of conditions associated therewith; and selecting the set of advertisement materials based on results of the search, wherein the location data and user profile match the predetermined set of conditions of the selected set; and communicating at least one advertisement material from the selected set to the mobile device of the user..
Mastercard International Incorporated

System and methods for authenticating a user using biometric data

A computer-based method for authenticating a user using biometric data is provided. The method is implemented using a biometric validation server in communication with a memory.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Decision making for autonomous vehicle motion control

A behavior planner for a vehicle generates a plurality of conditional action sequences of the vehicle using a tree search algorithm and heuristics obtained from one or more machine learning models. Each sequence corresponds to a sequence of anticipated states of the vehicle.
Apple Inc.

Object recognition device and object recognition method

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

Application recommendation based on permissions

One embodiment provides a method, including: utilizing at least one processor to execute computer code that performs the steps of: tracking behavior of a user when the user is providing input to a permission request of an application, wherein the permission request comprises at least one application permission requesting access for the application to information accessible by an information handling device; identifying at least one undesired application permission, wherein the identifying comprises detecting, based upon the behavior of the user, that the user is uncomfortable with the at least one undesired application permission; determining whether another similar application, having a permission set the user is comfortable with, is available, wherein the determining comprises searching for applications similar to the application and filtering the similar applications by removing applications having a permission similar to the undesired application permission; and providing a recommendation, if there is another similar application, to the user, wherein the recommendation comprises the another similar application. Other aspects are described and claimed..
International Business Machines Corporation

Indication of search result

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a solution for indicating a search result. A method of indicating a search result is disclosed, which includes, in response to receiving a query term, searching for an electronic document having metadata related to the query term.
Emc Ip Holding Company Llc

Method and providing local search suggestion

A method for providing a local search suggestion. The method includes the steps as follows: acquiring, based on a current page presented in user equipment, page content information corresponding to page content currently browsed by a user; determining at least one local search suggestion matching the page content information; and presenting the at least one local search suggestion in the user equipment.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Pattern-based searching of log-based representations of graph databases

The disclosed embodiments provide a system that searches a graph database. During operation, the system obtains a log-based representation of a graph database storing a graph, wherein the graph comprises a set of nodes, a set of edges between pairs of nodes in the set of nodes, and a set of predicates.
Linkedin Corporation

Dynamic resource allocation for real-time search

Systems and methods are disclosed for utilizing an ingested data buffer operating according to a publish-subscribe messaging model as an intake mechanism for a query system. Data from various sources can be placed into the data buffer according to different topics.
Splunk Inc.

Method for searching for pages accessible over a network

A third step of displaying, in the second portion of the displayed page, the results of the second search.. .

Document reuse in a search engine crawler

Systems and method are provided for setting a respective reuse flag for a corresponding document in a plurality of documents based on a query-independent score associated with the corresponding document. A document crawling operation is performed on the plurality of documents in accordance with the reuse flag for respective documents in the plurality of documents.
Google Inc.

Seamless integration of modules for search enhancement

There is provided a system for converting a search query into an interpreted search query for searching a plurality of objects of an object-related dataset using a search engine, the system comprising: at least one hardware processor executing a code for: receiving, using a software interface, a search query provided by a user for at least one object of the plurality of objects, parsing the search query to identify a plurality of search terms, converting at least one of the plurality of search terms into at least one interpreted query term, creating an interpreted search query based on the at least one interpreted query term, and providing, using the software interface, the interpreted search query for execution by the search engine by matching the interpreted search query with at least one modeled object representation of each of the plurality of objects defined in an enhanced indexed object dataset.. .
Twiggle Ltd.

Control system using scoped search and conversational interface

A technique is described herein for controlling equipment in a local environment. The technique can use a conversational interface component to receive messages from any user in a group of users.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Leveraging columnar encoding for query operations

Techniques are described for leveraging column dictionaries of tables for join, group-by and expression evaluation operations. In an embodiment, a table is stored in one or more data units, each data unit's metadata containing dictionaries for stored columns.
Oracle International Corporation

Heterogenous string search structures with embedded range search structures

A method in a data processing system and apparatus for organizing electronic data, structured or unstructured, of one or more users stored across one or more server computers into structures on a recordable medium of a data processing system. The data is structured in a heterogeneous string structure, and one or more embedded n-dimensional range structure within the heterogeneous string structure.
Illinois Institute Of Technology

Search method, search apparatus and search engine system

Techniques for performing searches using models generated from data mining. These techniques may include receiving a query including a search string.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Search system, method and apparatus

Disclosed is a search system, method and apparatus. A click operation in a search frame is detected.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Process for searching for a place

Uses: accelerating the search for a place.. .

Dynamic suggestions for iterative search

A computer-implemented method performed at a server system for enhancing search queries received from client devices. The method comprises maintaining a dataset mapping a co-appearance prevalence of at least two attribute values of each of a plurality of attributes of each of a plurality of product categories in a plurality search queries submitted to a search engine and during a single search thread, receiving at the server system a plurality of evolving search phrases from a search requestor at a client device that is distinct from the server system..
Twiggle Ltd.

Video search system & method

Methods and apparatus for identifying one or more locations of a video clip within video content. In embodiments, a method comprises producing segments of the video clip, comparing the segments of the video clip to segments of the video content, and producing a first measure of similarity of the video clip to the video content at relatively displaced temporal positions.
British Broadcasting Corporation

Personalizing scoping and ordering of object types for search

A method of establishing personalized limits on a search responsive to a key word query in an enterprise search system is described that includes receiving an object types access history for a particular user. Applying this method, the object types access history includes records of object types selected from search results returning multiple object types and records of object types selected via interfaces other than search results.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Hybrid cross-platform search

Embodiments allow for searching across multiple devices for user content. A user enters search criteria in a user interface client, which forwards the search criteria to a central search server.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Computer and computing program

Provided is a computer that does not need quantum coherence or a cryogenic cooling device for a problem to be solved that needs an exhaustive search and a computing program thereof. Spin sj as a variable is caused to follow a local effective magnetic field bj to introduce a system to a ground state of a problem-setting system.
Hitachi, Ltd.

Centralized application programming interface monitoring tool

Methods and systems for the collecting and monitoring of information related to the performance of application programming interfaces (apis) are provided. A method includes obtaining one or more various measurements of performance of the apis, and assessing a performance status for each api based on the obtained one or more various measurements of performance.
Adp, Llc

Off-line-programming jog assist device, jog assist method, and recording medium storing jog assist program

An off-line-programming jog assist device includes a teaching-point setting unit that sets a teaching point specified by a user on a surface of an object that is disposed in a virtual space and that has a ridgeline; a ridgeline searching unit that searches for a point on the ridgeline in the vicinity of the teaching point; a direction calculating unit that calculates a tangential direction, a principal-normal direction, and a binormal direction at the point on the ridgeline; and a target-coordinate-system calculating unit that calculates a target coordinate system on the basis of the position of the point on the ridgeline, the tangential direction, the principal-normal direction, the binormal direction, and predetermined parameters; and a move-command generating unit that generates a move command so as to cause a tool coordinate system that is set for a robot in the virtual space to coincide with the target coordinate system.. .
Fanuc Corporation

Selective online and offline access to searchable industrial automation data

An industrial data indexing system facilitates discovery and indexing of plant-wide data residing on multiple different data platforms. The indexing system automatically inventories industrial devices and other data sources located throughout a plant, and identifies available data items on each data source.
Rockwell Automation Technologies, Inc.

Method and system to determine driver availability in a relay system

The present disclosure provides a computer-implemented method and system for determining availability of one or more drivers at one or more pit stops for driving one or more vehicles. The computer-implemented method includes reception of a first set of data associated with a plurality of drivers.
Rivigo Services Private Limited

Medical instrument for sonicating a set of target volumes

The invention provides for a medical instrument (100) comprising: a high intensity focused ultrasound system (104) a magnetic resonance imaging system (102). Machine executable instructions (180, 182, 184, 186) cause a processor (144) controlling the medical instrument to: receive (300) sonication commands (160), wherein the sonication commands specify a set of multiple target volumes (202) within the target zone; and receive (302) a selection of a current target volume (200) selected from the set of multiple target volumes.
Profound Medical Inc.

Loci associated with charcoal rot drought complex tolerance in soybean

The invention relates to methods and compositions for identifying soybean plants that are tolerant, have improved tolerance or are susceptible to charcoal rot drought complex. The methods use molecular genetic markers to identify, select and/or construct tolerant plants or identify and counter-select susceptible plants.
Pioneer Hi-bred International, Inc.

Method for transmitting interference downlink control information in a wireless communication system and apparatus therefor

A method for receiving interference downlink control information of a terminal equipped with an interference cancellation capability in a wireless communication system according to one embodiment of the present invention may comprise the steps of: receiving, from a base station, information regarding a transmission mode or method of candidate interference downlink control information; receiving, from the base station, as the transmission mode or method of the interference downlink control information, information indicating one from among the transmission mode or method of candidate interference downlink control information, or a transmission mode or method identical to the downlink control information for the terminal itself; and detecting interference downlink control information by searching only the downlink control information of the indicated transmission mode or method of the interference downlink control information.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Communication method, base station, user equipment, and system

A communication method, a base station, user equipment, and a system are provided. The method includes: receiving uplink data that is sent by the user equipment in a specified multiple-access manner on a time-frequency resource corresponding to the specified multiple-access manner; and sending downlink data to the user equipment in a corresponding multiple-access manner on a time-frequency resource corresponding to the corresponding multiple-access manner, where the corresponding multiple-access manner is a multiple-access manner that is obtained by searching a at least two multiple-access manners according to a prestored correspondence and that is associated with the specified multiple-access manner.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Malicious hyperlink protection

A method for malicious hyperlink protection, the method may include receiving, by a risk management computer, a first file that is aimed to a computer of a user; storing the first file in a memory of the risk management computer; searching, by the risk management computer, for a hyperlink that is included in the first file and links to target content that is included in a target website; when finding the hyperlink then evaluating, at least partially by the risk management computer, whether the hyperlink imposes a risk; preventing the user from utilizing the hyperlink for accessing the target content before a completion of the evaluating of whether the hyperlink imposes the risk; and wherein when evaluating that the hyperlink imposes the risk then: modifying the file to provide a modified file; wherein the modifying of the file comprises deleting the hyperlink or replacing the hyperlink with a modified hyperlink; wherein the modified hyperlink links to a web entity that differs from the target website; and sending the modified file to the computer of the user.. .
Re-sec Technologies Ltd.

Header translation modification

There is disclosed a video player comprising a widevine decoder, further comprising: a receiver for receiving an asset and an associated manifest file; a search engine for searching the manifest file to identify a keyid field; a widevine header creation module for creating a widevine header including: a keyid field corresponding to the identified keyid field of the asset manifest file; and a contentid field based on the identified keyid field of the asset manifest file, wherein the format of the keyid field and the created contentid field of the created widevine header are different; an interface for transmitting a request for a license to a widevine license server, the request including the created widevine header, and for receiving a widevine license from the widevine license server responsive to the request; and a controller for accessing video content associated with the asset using the widevine license. There is disclosed a widevine license server configured to: receive a license request including a widevine header from a video player; transmit the widevine header to a widevine processing function; receive the contentid field of the widevine header from the widevine processing function; parse the contentid field, and in dependence on identification of the syntax of said field, using the keyid field to obtain a widevine license; and transmit the accessed widevine license to the video player..
Piksel, Inc.

Optimization of multi-table lookups for software-defined networking systems

To optimize the multi-table search process, the present disclosure defines a method in which searching across multiple openflow tables is consolidated into searching across a set of three distinct flow caches called access control, application, and forward flow caches. Each openflow table is mapped into one of these flow caches based on the size of the table and whether it contains flows of different priority.
Radisys Corporation

Image processing using histograms

A system and method for comparing and searching for digital data, such as images, using histograms includes receiving a source image, receiving a comparison image, generating a first histogram for the source image and generating a second histogram for the comparison image. The source image may be received from a network device, such as a computer or camera, and the comparison image may one of a plurality of stored images in a database.
Flir Systems, Inc.

System and browsing a product catalog and for dynamically generated product paths

A computer device such as a tablet computer accesses a server to search a product catalog. The catalog is displayed as a broad classifications of products, which when selected result in the display of sub-classifications within the classification.
Mcmaster-carr Supply Company

Method and system for data structure creation, organization and searching using basic atomic units of information

A computer-implemented method for organizing data using basic atomic units of information includes generating an object of interest (oi) comprising an oi name and an oi description. The oi is a basic atomic unit of information.

Machine learning-based relationship association and related discovery and search engines

Systems and techniques for determining relationships and association significance between entities are disclosed. The systems and techniques automatically identify supply chain relationships between companies based on unstructured text corpora.
Thomson Reuters Global Resources

Search prioritization among users in communication platforms

Systems, apparatuses, services, platforms, and methods are discussed herein that provide user search services to a communication platform. An example user search service receives a user query to find users of the communication platform associated with one or more search terms, performs a graph search process based at least on the one or more search terms to identify a first set of users related to the user through at least one common user, and performs an indexed search process to identify a second set of users associated with the one or more search terms.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Enhancing search results with social networking data

A method of enhancing search results pertaining to an item with information about the item from a social network is disclosed. It is detected that a user is searching for information about the item in a context outside of a social networking context.
Ebay Inc.

System and methods for creating automatically updatable website metadata catalog for search engine optimization

A system and method for creating an automatically updatable website metadata catalog for search engine optimization are disclosed. In one embodiment, a system and method may be directed to defining a metadata formula for a website using parameters by an application server and storing the metadata formula in a database communicatively connected to the application server.
Netsuite Inc.

Triggering personalized search queries based on physiological and behavioral patterns

A user interaction with a computer device is monitored, the user interaction comprising at least user consuming material via the computer device. Content of the material the user is consuming is identified.
International Business Machines Corporation

Methods and apparatus to search datasets

Methods and apparatus to search datasets are disclosed. An example disclosed method includes receiving a search request having at least two criteria and assigning the criteria to a first group according to a logical relationship between the criteria.
The Nielsen Company (us), Llc

Prediction-based instant search

Example embodiments provide a system and method for providing prediction-based instant search results. A system detects a current input entered in a search field of a user interface by a user.
Ebay Inc.

Method and processing input sequence, apparatus and non-volatile computer storage medium

The present disclosure provides a method and apparatus for processing an input sequence, an apparatus and a non-volatile computer storage medium. In the embodiments of the present disclosure, the user's input sequence in the application is obtained, then an extended sequence is obtained according to the input sequence and the user's user feature data, so that the extended sequence can be used to adjust the input sequence to obtain an adjusted sequence so that the application uses the adjusted sequence to perform an application-related operation.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Source code search engine

A syntax-based ranking technique is provided that ranks search results from multiple source code files in an order that considers the relevance of each matched term with a corresponding code type and the relevance of the type of file that contains the matched term. Boost values are provided for each code type of a matched term in order to weigh certain occurrences of the matched term with more relevance.
Microsoft Technology Licensing Llc.

Using annotation processors defined by modules with annotation processors defined by non-module code

Annotation processors defined by a module of a module system are used for processing annotations. Annotation processors defined by a module of a module system may be used with annotation processors defined by non-module code.
Oracle International Corporation

Method and obtaining time of arrival toa when mobile terminal is located

Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method which including: receiving a locating reference signal sent by a locating transmitter; performing time domain related processing on the locating reference signal and a synchronization reference signal sequence to obtain a related spectrum value of a multipath signal component corresponding to a delay value; detecting a channel parameter used when the locating reference signal is received, and generating, according to the channel parameter and a function that progressively decreases with the delay value, a related spectrum threshold that progressively decreases with the delay value; and traversing the delay value in ascending order of the delay value, searching for a first traversed delay value whose related spectrum value of a multipath signal component corresponding to the delay value is greater than a related spectrum threshold corresponding to the delay value, and using the found delay value as toa for outputting.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Screening multi-target drugs and/or drug combinations

The present invention relates to the field of biomedical technology, and discloses a screening method for multi-target drugs and/or drug combinations. It includes the following steps: step (1): searching a drug target database, summarizing a drug target, a target in development and a drug corresponding to each target, obtaining data of a corresponding relationship between the target and the drug; step (2): screening out a related target-target pair according to a systematic genetics method; step (3): screening out a multi-target drug and/or a drug combination according to the data of the corresponding relationship between the target and the drug obtained in step (1) and the related target-target pair obtained in step (2)..
Huazhong Agricultural University

Systems and methods for determining a point of interest

A method for searching a point of interest (poi) around a location is provided. The method includes receiving information relating to a target location associated with a user from a terminal and determining a target geocode value relating to the target location.
Beijing Didi Infinity Technology And Development C O., Ltd.

Methods and systems for beam searching

In one example embodiment, a method includes transmitting a plurality of first beacons over a first scanning period, the plurality of first beacons associated with different direct energy beams, the transmitting including, transmitting the plurality of first beacons over sub-periods of the first scanning period, respectively; obtaining an indication of a preferred first beacon, the preferred beacon being received by a network element during the transmitting of the plurality of beacons over the first scanning period; and communicating with the element during a scheduled portion of a first data communication period using the beam associated with the preferred first beacon, a length of the first scanning period and a length of the first data communication period forming a length of a time transmission interval.. .

Proximity and low power usage based ad hoc wireless inter-device communication system and method

A system of mobile devices, smartwatches, wearable devices, beacon devices and implemented method that make use of embedded network connection module capable of short distance connection range and low power consumption, and invented concepts of virtual service channel, virtual band, virtual user group and virtual poster, to create proximity based ad hoc inter-device communication systems such as building real-time inter-resident communication system, media information display-broadcasting system, remote emergency help request activation system, indoor short message communication system, mobile poster slideshow display stand system, object monitoring system, virtual device searching system, virtual coupon based marketing system, virtual media source exchange system, object activity alert system and waiting list registration system.. .

Deactivation timer management in a wireless device and wireless network

A wireless device receives rrc message(s) with configuration parameters comprising a deactivation timer value for a deactivation timer of a cell. The deactivation timer starts in response to receiving a mac ce that indicates activation of the cell.
Ofinno Technologies, Llc

Network access method and mobile communications terminal

Disclosed in the embodiments of the present disclosure is a network access method, includes: after the first time a subscriber identification module is inserted into a mobile communications terminal and powered on, the mobile communications terminal obtaining shared network information stored on a server; searching for a network identifier of a visited plmn according to the shared network information; adding the visited plmn network identifier to an eplmn list; performing network access according to the eplmn list. Using the present disclosure, a user may obtain a visited plmn network identifier from shared network information through a network, and add the visited plmn network identifier to an eplmn list; when a terminal searches for a network according to an eplmn list, the network identifiers of the searched rplmn and the visited plmn are equivalent, reducing search time when the terminal is searching for a network..
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Method and system for processing data used by creative users to create media content

Large amounts of data from the internet are collected for media content available of viewing, and user experience of audiences accessing the media content. The collected data is processed using intelligent tools and classified in a manner that facilitates searching data on the basis of time ranges.
The Aleph Group Pte., Limited

Messaging environment for mobile device with multitask toolbar, search engine and keyboard control access to apps and centralized functionality

A messaging platform operates as a mobile device environment giving the user the ability to search for and add content into text message as well as to gain access to other applications and functionality. The messaging platform presents a user interface for construction messages and a trey that includes a wide variety of selectable elements including movies, photos, etc..

Methods and systems for beam searching

In one example embodiment, a method includes obtaining a duration of a first network element scanning period of a first network element for a plurality of first beacons, the plurality of first beacons associated with the different direct energy beams, scanning for the plurality of first beacons over a second network element scanning period of a second network element, the second network element scanning period including a number of first network element scanning periods, the first network element scanning period being part of the number of the first network element scanning periods, receiving at least one of the plurality of first beacons during the number of the first network element scanning periods, determining a preferred first beacon based on the received at least one of the plurality of first beacons and transmitting an indication of the preferred first beacon to a base station.. .

Mobile terminal and a network searching overcoming crystal aging issue

This invention provides a mobile terminal and a network searching method for overcoming crystal aging issue. The method includes the step of: searching network by invoking parameters stored in a first area of a volatile ram; if the searching is failed, searching network by invoking parameters stored in a second area of the volatile ram; if the searching is failed and the number of network searches is larger than a first predetermined value, reacquiring parameters and searching network; if the searching is succeeded, updating the parameters in the first area with the reacquired parameters.
Mediatek Singapore Pte. Ltd.

Apparatus and controlling parking

An apparatus for controlling parking includes a parking situation recognizer recognizing a parking situation of a vehicle based on information received from navigation and converting an operation mode of the vehicle into a parking mode; a parking space searcher setting an operation sensor based on information on a parking zone received from the navigation at the time of performing the conversion into the parking mode, and searching for a parking space using the operation sensor; and a parking controller configured to control the parking of the vehicle based on the searched parking space.. .
Hyundai Motor Company

Aggregation of rating indicators

A computer-implemented method and system for publishing an aggregate rating indicator based on a plurality of discrete rating indicators associated with a rated entity. The method includes searching a plurality of repositories containing the plurality of discrete rating indicators associated with the rated entity.
Netspective Communications Llc

System and generating full questions from natural language queries

Embodiments provide a computer implemented method, in a data processing system comprising a processor and a memory comprising instructions which are executed by the processor to cause the processor to implement a full question generation system, the method comprising ingesting, into the full question generation system, a query dataset derived from one or more search queries entered by one or more users of an internet search engine; identifying questions from the ingested query dataset; separating, through a full question identification module, one or more prior full questions from the ingested dataset; identifying, through a question intent query identification module, one or more question intent queries from the query dataset; for each identified question intent query: sorting, through a sorting module, the question intent query into one or more bins based on one or more missing interrogative words; and appending, through an appending module, the missing interrogative word and a verb onto the question intent query to generate a full question; and ingesting, through the cognitive system, the one or more generated full questions as training dataset. The full question generation method can additionally generate un-canonical questions..
International Business Machines Corporation

Cardzi display system

A cardzi display system has software and related hardware that collects images of cards owned by a user by gift or purchase, organizes and shares them. The system has a load screen, a bottom menu, a tutorial function, a log-in and registration screen, a feed, a library, a capture function, an invitation function, and a viewer.

Target searching apparatus, target searching method, and computer readable medium

A target searching apparatus includes a display, an object region extractor, a feature amount calculator, a second feature amount calculator, and an object present region extractor. The object region extractor extracts, from a display image, an object region including an identification object.
Subaru Corporation

Health care delivery system and method

A health care delivery system for a health care organization that has health care service providers, and includes plural programs for delivering health care services, includes a mechanism for identifying root causes of disease and health conditions. Also includes is a mechanism for researching and identifying the best practice for public health interventions, and a mechanism for prioritizing and integrating efforts of health care service providers across the entire health care organization.
Tenfold Health, Llc

Multi-character string search engine for in-vehicle information system

One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a method of selecting an entry in a database in an in-vehicle infotainment system. The method includes receiving a second single-character input after receiving a first single-character input, generating a multi-character search string in which the first character of the multi-character search string is the first single-character input and the second character of the multi-character search string is the second single-character input, searching a database stored in the in-vehicle infotainment system for entries that match the multi-character search string, and causing a number of entries that match the multi-character search string to be displayed by the in-vehicle infotainment system.
Harman International Industries, Incorporated

Personalized search environment

Technologies are described to provide a personalized search environment to users without requiring enterprise environment access. Upon access of a personal service account such as one in a productivity service, a user's personal environment may be created by an aggregation service using graph based data infrastructure.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

System and automatic question generation from knowledge base

A method of generating a question data set from a knowledge base including a plurality of statements includes generating at least one question template based on a structure of selected statements of the plurality of statements, generating a seed question for each selected statement based on the at least one question template with a processor, generating at least one first extension question with a search engine by processing each of the seed questions through the search engine, and storing at least one of the at least one first extension questions and the seed questions in a memory as the question data set.. .
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Method and a digital leg history

A personalized way to digitally record a person's physical activities over time serves web searching, business advertising, nostalgia, security and object tracing purposes. The chronological digital history of the person's physical presence over a time includes (i) digital network entries from other members who hold their portable wireless short range device near the person's device and transmit a url or other key data and (ii) digital member entries such a digital photograph of a store sign.

Method and associated processor for adaptive linkify

The invention provides method and associated processor for adaptive linkify of a text. The method may include: by a processor, modifying a current search criterion according to an adaptable factor, searching for match of the modified search criterion in the text, and enabling found match of the modified search criterion to be clickable.
Mediatek Inc.

System and generating full questions from natural language queries

Embodiments provide a computer implemented method, in a data processing system comprising a processor and a memory comprising instructions which are executed by the processor to cause the processor to implement a full question generation system, the method comprising ingesting a query dataset derived from one or more search queries entered by one or more users of an internet search engine; identifying questions from the ingested query dataset; separating one or more prior full questions from the ingested dataset; identifying one or more question intent queries from the query dataset; for each identified question intent query; sorting the question intent query into one or more bins based on one or more missing interrogative words; and appending the missing interrogative word and a verb onto the question intent query to generate a full question. The full question generation method can additionally generate un-canonical questions..
International Business Machines Corporation

Systems and methods for keyword spotting using alternating search algorithms

Systems and methods for spotting keywords in data packets are provided. In particular, input data is received to be searched for occurrences of a set of patterns, the input data being divided into multiple segments.
Verint Systems Ltd.

Semantic text search

A system for performing semantic search receives an electronic text corpus and separates the text corpus into a plurality of sentences. The system parses and converts each sentence into a sentence tree.
Oracle International Corporation

Configurable search categories including related information and related action functionality over a relational database

A relational database system, method, and computer executed instructions capable of configurable searching across an entity's multiple databases. The system allows search categories to be augmented with specifications for the search categories, the specifications identifying rules for authorized users, locations in the database to search, rendering the results and augmenting the search results with options to present additional data and actions items.
Oracle International Corporation

Contextual search on multimedia content

Techniques for contextual search on multimedia content are provided. An example method includes extracting entities associated with multimedia content, wherein the entities include values characterizing one or more objects represented in the multimedia content, generating one or more query rewrite candidates based on the extracted entities and one or more terms in a query related to the multimedia content, providing the one or more query rewrite candidates to a search engine, scoring the one or more query rewrite candidates, ranking the scored one or more query rewrite candidates based on their respective scores, rewriting the query related to the multimedia content based on a particular ranked query rewrite candidate and providing for display, responsive to the query related to the multimedia content, a result set from the search engine based on the rewritten query..
Google Llc

Finding services in a service registry system of a service-oriented architecture

Searching a service registry system including a plurality of services identified by respective service names, wherein at least some of said service names being associated with a set of client identifiers, includes receiving a search request, said request including a service name and a further set of client identifiers, searching, using a processor, the service registry system for a match between the requested service name and a service name of one of said services in the service registry system, and, in the absence of such a match, searching, using the processor, the service registry system for services that have an association with at least some of the client identifiers in said further set. A search result can be returned..
International Business Machines Corporation

Indexing implementing method and system in file storage

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide an indexing implementing method in file storage, and the method includes: obtaining an index operation request of a file; searching an increment interval to determine whether the increment interval stores at least one piece of metadata corresponding to the file, making a response to the index operation request according to the at least one piece of metadata in the increment interval when the increment interval stores the at least one piece of metadata corresponding to the file, and processing the index operation request according to a total quality interval corresponding to the increment interval when the increment interval does not store the at least one piece of metadata corresponding to the file; wherein each piece of metadata comprises an index corresponding to the file. Further, an indexing implementing system in file storage is provided..
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Memory system and operating method thereof

A memory system may include: a memory device including a plurality of pages in which data are stored and a plurality of memory blocks which include the pages; and a controller suitable for storing data segments of user data corresponding to a write command received from a host, in the pages included in the memory blocks, generating map segments of map data corresponding to storage of the data segments and lists, and searching and updating the map segments through the lists.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Apparatus and estimating direction of vehicle

An apparatus for estimating a direction of a vehicle includes: a vehicle position calculator calculating a current position of the vehicle and a current time using a received satellite signal; a satellite candidate predictor predicting satellite candidates that are observable at the calculated current position of the vehicle using almanac data in which information about positions and azimuths of satellites is included and using the calculated current position of the vehicle and current time; a road candidate searcher searching road candidates positioned around the vehicle based on the calculated current position of the vehicle; and a direction estimator estimating the direction of the vehicle using information about the predicted satellite candidates and the searched road candidates.. .
Hyundai Motor Company

Smart key searching apparatus and method

A smart key searching apparatus includes a start button for selecting engine start or stop, a wireless charger performing wireless charging in a resonant magnetic coupling manner and transmitting an authentication request signal to a smart key, a radio frequency (rf) receiver receiving a response signal regarding the authentication request signal transmitted from the smart key, and a smart key controller requesting, when the start button is operated, the wireless charger to search for a smart key, and controlling power and engine ignition of a vehicle according to a response signal received through the rf receiver.. .
Hyundai Motor Company

Enhanced discontinuous reception management in wireless communication systems

Methods, systems, and devices for wireless communication are described. Base stations and ues within a wireless system may establish a drx configuration, which may include a drx on duration and a drx periodicity.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method and apparatus of enhanced paging

Methods and apparatus are provided for paging enhancement for the ue in the lc-mtc mode. In one novel aspect, the ue determines if the ue is in ce mode, obtains a set of narrow-band resource blocks reserved for lc-mtc paging messages and decodes a paging message based on the obtained narrow-band resource blocks.
Mediatek Singapore Pte. Ltd.

Packet processing method, and device and system

A packet processing method, and a device and a system includes receiving, by a provider edge (pe) device, a first virtual extensible local area network (vxlan) encapsulated packet sent by a network virtualization edge (nve) device, where the pe device and the nve device are located in a same data center (dc), and the first vxlan encapsulated packet includes a first vxlan network identifier (vni); parsing, by the pe device, the first vxlan encapsulated packet to obtain the first vni; obtaining, according to a correspondence between a vni and a virtual routing and forwarding (vrf) table, a first vrf table that corresponds to the first vni; searching, by the pe device, the first vrf table for a route according to a destination internet protocol (ip) address of the first vxlan encapsulated packet; and forwarding the first vxlan encapsulated packet.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Data packet forwarding method and network device

A data packet forwarding method and a network device, where the method includes, receiving a data packet, obtaining a local physical address and a destination physical address of the data packet when the entry matching the data packet does not exist in the first match table, determining whether the local physical address is the same as the destination physical address, searching a second match table for an entry in which a physical address matches the destination physical address when the local physical address is different from the destination physical address, generating a layer 2 forwarding entry according to the entry matching the destination physical address, and forwarding the data packet according to the layer 2 forwarding entry. Therefore, processing efficiency of the new data packet and network performance are improved..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Automatic learning curriculum generation

Techniques pertaining to automating generation of curricula for a class of students with blended-learning contents are presented. The blended-leaning contents provide common topics shared by all the students in a class as well as self-learning materials for sub-groups of the class.
International Business Machines Corporation

Patent mapping

The present inventive subject matter provides systems, methods, software, and data structures for patent mapping, storage, and searching. Some such embodiments include mapping patent documents, claims, and claim limitations.
Lucid Patent Llc

Secure direct purchase option

A user and a merchant register an account with a payment processing system and each receive a unique identifier. When the registered user enters a search query for a product, the search engine system locates a product that matches the search query and that is associated with a registered merchant.
Google Llc

Method and system for exposing data used in ranking search results

Methods and systems for enabling access to listing performance data, used in conjunction with a search engine to order search results, are described. Consistent with some embodiments, a listing performance data engine module processes api commands received from client computing systems.
Ebay Inc.

Visible advertising system, advertising method and advertisement displaying method

A visible advertising system includes steps of: receiving a searching keyword; searching for videos according to the searching keyword in order to obtain multiple frames of the searched videos which include a target corresponding to the searching keyword; analyzing the multiple frames in order to filter more than one worth-to-advertise advertising points; selecting one of the advertising points for advertising an advertisement; setting a content of the advertisement and audience conditions for a target audience of the advertisement; bidding for the selected advertising point after being triggered; and assigning the advertisement to the selected advertising point once the bidding is wining.. .
Viscovery (cayman) Holding Company Limited

System and searching video

A system and method for searching a video stream collected by a camera in a video surveillance system for an object's placement or displacement is disclosed. The searching includes an interactive question/answer approach that allows for a video snippet including the object's placement or displacement to be found quickly without the need for complicated video analytics.
Verint Americas Inc.

Pattern detection and location in a processed image

The present invention is a method of processing a video image in an electronic video processor including the steps of receiving an input image having an input field of view, generating a processed image from the input image, and having an output field of view smaller than the input field of view, searching for a predetermined pattern within the input image, providing an indication when the predetermined pattern is found in the input image, and zooming the processed image to the input field of view and highlighting the predetermined pattern in the processed image in response to the indication.. .
Second Sight Medical Products, Inc.

Automated script

A device may require one or more updates to its software. However, the device may be inaccessible due to a variety of circumstances.
Vivint, Inc.

Systems and methods for semantic search and extraction of related concepts from clinical documents

When performing semantic search for related clinical concepts based on their semantic meaning, a semantic search engine framework employs a client web interface (12) (e.g., a browser) that receives keyword search information (14), and a web server (16) that communicates with a semantic analysis engine (18). A natural language processing (nlp) engine (server) (22) receives and stores clinical notes and information (24), extracts clinical concepts from the clinical notes and stores them in a nosql database (26).
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Automatic retrospective review of electronic medical records

Retrospective review of electronic medical records is provided. In some embodiments, a retrospective review of a plurality of electronic medical records is performed.
International Business Machines Corporation

Active monitoring of clinical workflows

Tracking and managing follow-up in diverse distributed medical systems is provided. In some embodiments, an electronic medical record system is continuously monitored.
International Business Machines Corporation

Data processing, analysis gene expression data to identify endogenous reference genes

Disclosed are data processing and analysis methods for gene expression data for identifying endogenous reference genes and a composition for the quantitative analysis of gene expression, comprising a pair of primers and/or probes useful in amplifying the identified endogenous reference genes. Introduced with the concepts of “zero's proportion” and cv, the method allows different datasets to be integrally analyzed, thereby searching for novel reference genes.
Gencurix Inc.

Efficient matching of tcam rules using hash tables in ram

A method includes extracting classification keys from a collection of data items. A corpus of rules for matching to the classification keys is received, each rule including a respective set of unmasked bits having corresponding bit values, and at least some of the rules also include masked bits.
Mellanox Technologies Tlv Ltd.

Search engine query customization and search site rating system

A method and system are provided for web search customization and web site rating. The system receives user input web sites, stores the web sites in a database, and groups them into user-specified categories.

Sensor data search system, sensor data search method and management computer

In the sensor data retrieval system, a gateway connected to a plurality of sensor devices collects sensor data including measurement values and time stamps and stores them in a temporary storage part, and the management computer collects sensor data and stores sensor data in the first storage part, the management computer updates the collected time for each gateway as the first time, registers the sensor data of the first storage part in the second storage part in the registration cycle, the search part which updates the latest time stamp among the time stamps of the registered sensor data for each gateway with the second time as the second time and accepts the search period and searches for the sensor data of the time stamp included in the search period, and the search upper limit time from the search period, and compares the second time with the search upper limit time.. .
Hitachi, Ltd.

Search system and methods with integration of user annotations from a trust network

Computer systems and methods incorporate user annotations (metadata) regarding various pages or sites, including annotations by a querying user and by members of a trust network defined for the querying user into search and browsing of a corpus such as the world wide web. A trust network is defined for each user, and annotations by any member of a first user's trust network are made visible to the first user during search and/or browsing of the corpus.
Excalibur Ip, Llc

Database model with improved storage and search string generation techniques

Systems, methods, apparatuses and computer program products are provided which utilize improved data storage and searching technique to rapidly identify records in a data collection. A database stores binary indexes which provide a condensed summary of characteristics for the records.
Eclinicalworks, Llc

Spiritual research system and method

A computerized system and method are presented that provide access to a research archive for researching fundamental texts of a variety of spiritual and religious domains. The research archive is oriented around ideas having snippets from the fundamental texts.
Ambient Consulting, Llc

Intelligent image search with proxy location filter

An image search system is described herein that allows a user to be approximate about the location where an image was taken. Often a user has some idea where an image was taken (e.g., while we were on vacation in europe, at the local mall, and so forth), and this can be a helpful criterion for identifying images.

Search method and apparatus

Disclosed is a search method and apparatus. A search service generates extend keywords highly related to a query input by a user, and provides a search result optimized to each extend keyword..
Kakao Corp.

Variable cardinality index and data retrieval

Systems and methods for a variable cardinality index and data retrieval. A multi-level hash table increases cardinality from a top index and comprises multiple levels respectively pointing to at least one other level of hash tables.
Morphick, Inc.

System and keyword spotting using representative dictionary

Methods and systems for keyword spotting, i.e., for identifying textual phrases of interest in input data. In the embodiments described herein, the input data comprises communication packets exchanged in a communication network.
Verint Systems Ltd.

Dynamic thread sharing in branch prediction structures

Embodiments relate to multithreaded branch prediction. An aspect includes a system for dynamically evaluating how to share entries of a multithreaded branch prediction structure.
International Business Machines Corporation

Program code library searching and selection in a networked computing environment

An approach for integrated development environment (ide)-based program code library searching and selection in multiple programming languages in a networked computing environment is provided. In a typical embodiment, a search request (e.g., to locate a desired program code library) will be received in an ide and parsed.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method for establishing implant information about a patient from a magnetic resonance scan

In a method and magnetic resonance (mr) apparatus for establishing implant information about a patient based on an mr scan of the patient, the mr scan is performed by implant-safe settings in the control parameters. The mr signals acquired in this scan are reconstructed to produce image data, and the image data are searched for at least one weak-signal region in a computer search.
Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Method for automatically identifying resonance

A resonance estimation system implements resonance detection methods that can obtain accurate estimates of a motion system's resonance and amplitude without the need for a high-resolution encoder or high-frequency sampling. The system solves for resonance information by removing the slow motion dynamics and fast torque control dynamics from the measured speed transfer function in order to obtain resonance transfer function.
Linestream Technologies

Polymeric microneedles and rapid additive manufacturing of the same

The invention generally relates to microneedle devices, methods of making same, pharmaceutical compositions comprising same, and methods of treating a disease comprising administering same. Specifically, the disclosed microneedle devices comprise a plurality of biocompatible microneedles having one or more of: (i) a curved, discontinuous, undercut, and/or perforated sidewall; (ii) a sidewall comprising a breakable support; and (iii) a cross-section that is non-circular and non-polygonal.
The University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill

Method of treating infections using siloxane derivatives

Wherein the substituent groups are as defined in the specification, and a pharmaceutically-acceptable excipient. The disclosed pharmaceutical compositions are anti-infective and useful as therapies for the treatment of an infection, including infections associated with a bacteria or a virus.

R-r interval measurement using multi-rate ecg processing

A method and system for r-r interval measurement of a user are disclosed. In a first aspect, the method comprises detecting an electrocardiogram (ecg) signal of the user.
Vital Connect, Inc.

Exchanging a recommendation of a set of d2d rat types for a proximity-based service and searching for a binary code that identifies a proximity-based service on at least one d2d rat type in accordance with a d2d rat sequence

In an embodiment, a prose server recommends d2d rat type(s) to a publisher based on subscriber d2d rat capability statistics that characterize d2d rat type capabilities of subscribers that subscribe to a proximity-based service in a location region. In an example, the publisher may then advertise the proximity-based service on the recommended d2d rat type(s).
Qualcomm Incorporated

Prompting method and apparatus

A prompting method includes: sending, by a server, a navigation map requested to be outputted to a user device when receiving a map output request of the user device, the navigation map being outputted by the user device, wherein the navigation map is pre-generated according to an article position of an article in a place; acquiring article identification information of a pre-searching article; acquiring an article position of the pre-searching article in the place; acquiring a device position of the user device in the place; and generating a navigation prompt message according to a distance between the device position and an article position of each pre-searching commodity, and triggering the user device to output the navigation prompt message in the navigation map, the navigation prompt message being used for prompting the article position of each pre-searching article and a distance to the device position to a user.. .
Shang Hai Pan Shi Tou Zi Guan Li You Xian Gong Si

Hierarchical video concept tagging and indexing system for learning content orchestration

A computer system, method, and computer-readable product for automatically generating a hierarchy of concepts described in a video using semantic concept matching that assists persons in searching for specific types of content within videos. A video segment is obtained, with the segment having a distinct running time with discrete information related to one or more topics within its content.
International Business Machines Corporation

Television related searching

The subject matter of this specification can be implemented in, among other things, a computer-implemented method that includes identifying metadata related to television programming being presented on a display device. The method further includes extracting one or more keywords from the metadata.
Google Llc

Motion vector detection controlling the same

A motion vector detection apparatus stores data of a target block with respect to which a motion vector is detected among a plurality of blocks contained in a coding target picture, stores data of a search range for searching for a region in a reference picture to be used to detect the motion vector with respect to the target block and detects the motion vector of the target block based on the region similar to the target block that is searched for in the data of the search range.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Information processing device and non-transitory recording medium

An information processing device includes a first wireless communicator that establishes a short-range wireless communication with a first image forming device in a local network and a second wireless communicator that establishes a wireless communication with a wireless communicator device connected to the local network, comprising a hardware processor that: enables the first wireless communicator to establish the short-range wireless communication with the first image forming device, thereby obtaining an ip address of the first image forming device in the local network; and enables the second wireless communicator to send a search command for searching for a second image forming device in the local network to the local network using unicast transmission via the wireless communicator device based on the ip address of the first image forming device.. .
Konica Minolta, Inc.

Method for click-stream analysis using web directory reverse categorization

Information on a click stream associated with a user and meta tags commonly used by search engines can be used to profile a user. The click stream may comprise network addresses and timestamps and may be the only source of user information used for the profile.
Open Text Sa Ulc

Non-transitory computer-readable recording medium storing cyber attack analysis support program, cyber attack analysis support method, and cyber attack analysis support device

A non-transitory computer readable recording medium storing a computer executable program that, when executed, causes a computer to perform a cyber attack analysis support process, the cyber attack analysis support process includes: when information of a first cyber attack event including information of malware is registered as a result of a detection of the malware within an information processing system to be monitored, searching for a second cyber attack event having a similarity relationship with the first cyber attack event by referring to a storage storing information on past cyber attack events; and displaying information of the searched second cyber attack event and the registered information of the first cyber attack event on a display circuit.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Systems and methods for geoprocessing-based computing network security

The present disclosure describes systems and methods for geoprocessing-based packet processing and network security. Filter parameters, such as internet protocol (ip) addresses or other such information, may be used to define one or more minimum bounding rectangles (mbr).
Fortress Information Security

Methods and systems for automated resource exchange among computing facilities

The current document is directed to efficient, distributed-search methods and subsystems within distributed computer systems, including computer systems distributed over multiple sets of geographically distributed data centers, each comprising multiple discrete computer systems, such as multi-processor servers. In one implementation, the distributed-search methods and subsystems are implemented locally within participating entities as well as within one or more distributed-search engines.
Vmware, Inc.

Packet filtering using binary search trees

A packet filtering system uses linked zero-based binary search trees to filter received packets. The binary search trees may be generated from filter conditions defining filter parameters for filtering packets..
Viavi Solutions Inc.

Computerized automatically generating high-quality digital content thumbnails from digital video

Disclosed are systems and methods for improving interactions with and between computers in content searching, 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 Holdings, Inc.

Intelligent agent as competitor and collaborator in a system for addressing an enterprise opportunity

A method for addressing an enterprise opportunity which includes: providing an autonomous intelligent agent that is enabled to carry out tasks; and identifying the enterprise opportunity to the intelligent agent. Responsive to the enterprise opportunity being identified to the intelligent agent, the intelligent agent: evaluating a monetary value of the enterprise opportunity to the enterprise and a time frame to present a solution to the enterprise opportunity; determining compute, storage and network resources to invest in the enterprise opportunity based on the value and timeframe of the enterprise opportunity; provisioning the compute, storage and network resources in one or more computer systems; searching an opportunities database for previous opportunities and solutions to the previous opportunities to find a previous opportunity and a previous solution to match the enterprise opportunity; when the previous opportunity matches the enterprise opportunity, providing the solution to the previous opportunity for the enterprise opportunity..
International Business Machines Corporation

Search ranking

A system for ranking search results can be utilized to make a search engine more effective in finding relevant search results. In embodiments, an e-commerce search engine can identify one or more generic identifiers and one or more nonessential search terms in a search query.
Bloomreach, Inc.

Prioritizing companies for people search

A search engine optimization system is provided with an on-line social network system. The on-line social network system includes or is in communication with a search engine optimization (seo) system that is configured to prioritize company keywords (potential search terms) that represent respective people search results pages (pserps).
Linkedln Corporation

Systems and methods for information exchange mechanisms for powered cards and devices

A card, or other device (e.g., a mobile telephonic device), may provide transaction, feature information, and/or any other type of information to a merchant terminal based upon check-in options that may be selected by the user on the card. A routing server may receive transaction information, feature information, merchant related information, cardholder information and/or any other type of information and provide the information to networked entities.
Dynamics Inc.

Method of generating business process model and computerized system associated therewith

A method of generating a business process model includes receiving a description of a select business process in electronic form, processing the description of the select business process at the computerized system using a natural language processing algorithm to parse business activities from the description, searching a business concept repository using a search engine for existing business concept models related to each business activity parsed from the description, and displaying each existing business concept model resulting from the searching in a graphical representation for manipulation by a process designer using a business concept manipulation tool to form a specific business process model for the select business process. The select business process is associated with a domain-specific business type.
Conduent Business Services, Llc

Method of image processing that ensures effective resource data search

A method of image processing includes: reading a data file in a predetermined page description language including a search key; chaining a plurality of pieces of resource data in each of a plurality of resource dictionaries; loading the chained plurality of pieces of resource data in each of the plurality of resource dictionaries in a memory area including unique keys; searching the requested resource data from the chained pieces of resource data using the search key for matching the unique key of the requested resource data one by one along the chain in both direction from a starting piece of resource data; labeling each of the plurality of pieces of resource data based on a history of the matching. The searching includes determining the starting piece of resource data in the chained plurality of pieces of resource data based on the history..
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Progressive vehicle searching

The present application discloses a vehicle searching method and device, which can perform the steps of: calculating an appearance similarity distance between a first image of a target vehicle and several second images containing the searched vehicle; selecting several images from the several second images as several third images; obtaining corresponding license plate features of license plate areas in the first image and each of the third images with a preset siamese neural network model; calculating a license plate feature similarity distance between the first image and each of the third images according to license plate feature; calculating a visual similarity distance between the first image and each of the third images according to the appearance similarity distance and the license plate feature similarity distance; obtaining a the first search result of the target vehicle by arranging the several third images in an ascending order of the visual similarity distances. The solution provided by the present application is not limited by application scenes, and it also improves vehicle searching speed and accuracy while reducing requirements of hardware such as cameras that collect images of a vehicle and auxiliary devices..
Beijing University Of Posts And Telecommunications

Method of searching data to identify images of an object captured by a camera system

A camera system comprises an image capturing device, object detection module, object tracking module, and match classifier. The object detection module receives image data and detects objects appearing in one or more of the images.
Avigilon Analytics Corporation

Method of authenticating a user at a security device

A method of authenticating a user at a security device includes providing a first pattern on an authentication device capable of wireless data transmission; searching for authentication devices by the security device via a wireless data connection; loading the first patterns of all found authentication devices in a memory of the security device via the wireless data connection; detecting a second pattern by a detection device of the security device; comparing the detected second pattern to the loaded first patterns; and positively authenticating the user when the detected second pattern matches one of the loaded first patterns.. .
Fujitsu Technology Solutions Intellectual Property Gmbh

Prioritizing locations for people search

A search engine optimization system is provided with an on-line social network system. The on-line social network system includes or is in communication with a search engine optimization (seo) system that is configured to prioritize location keywords (potential search terms) that represent respective people search results pages (pserps).
Linkedin Corporation

Measuring member value in social networks

The disclosed embodiments provide a system for processing data. During operation, the system obtains a count of actions associated with a member of a social network, wherein the count comprises a set of action types and a number of actions associated with the member for each of the action types.
Linkedin Corporation

Prioritizing keywords for people search

A search engine optimization system is provided with an on-line social network system. The on-line social network system includes or is in communication with a search engine optimization (seo) system that is configured to prioritize keywords (potential search terms) that represent respective people search results pages (pserps).
Linkedin Corporation

Prioritizing people search results

A search engine optimization system is provided with an on-line social network system. The on-line social network system includes or is in communication with a search engine optimization (seo) system that is configured to prioritize people search results based on respective priority scores of the associated keywords used as search terms.
Linkedln Corporation

System and applying globally unique identifiers to relate distributed data sources

In a particular embodiment, a method includes sending a text string from a source device to a destination device. The destination device includes a unique identifier repository having a plurality of globally unique identifiers mapped text strings, relationship data defining associations between the plurality of globally unique identifiers, and meta-data related to the text string.

Database scheme for storing generic data

Provided are a system and method for generating a database scheme for storing different types of data structures. In one example, the method includes receiving a first data object having a first data structure and a second data object having a second data structure that is different than the first data structure, generating a database scheme based on the first data structure and the second data structure, wherein the generated database scheme retains information about a structure of the first data structure and a structure of the second data structure, and storing the first data object and the second data object, in a database, according to the generated database scheme.
Sap Se

Efficient, automated distributed-search methods and systems

The current document is directed to efficient, distributed-search methods and subsystems within distributed computer systems, including computer systems distributed over multiple sets of geographically distributed data centers, each comprising multiple discrete computer systems, such as multi-processor servers. In one implementation, the distributed-search methods and subsystems are implemented locally within participating entities as well as within one or more distributed-search engines.
Vmware, Inc.

Image search device and searching image

An image search device searching an image from an image database storing a recorded image, one or more types of feature values, and propagation information that indicates a link between a same type of the feature values of the recorded image, the device acquires a first image and the one or more types of feature values of the first image, records the first image and the feature values in the image database, calculates a propagation intensity indicating similarity or sameness between the types of feature values of the recorded image and the types of feature values of the first image, and includes in the propagation information a link between the types of feature values of the first image and the types of feature values of the recorded image for which the propagation intensity between the types of feature values of the recorded image and the types of feature values of the first image is at a maximum value.. .
Hitachi, Ltd.

Rank query results for relevance utilizing external context

Users are most likely to search for documents “around” them, such as documents which are created, read, or modified by other users they work closely or collaborate with, documents on sites the user frequents, and/or documents trending around them, in addition to documents they've created or interacted with themselves. Therefore, embodiments are directed to relevance ranking of query results based on external context.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Dynamic document collection and custom portal creation

Aspects include creating a profile for a user from user account data and a user activity log, searching an indexed repository for keywords matching elements from the user account data and the user activity log, and retrieving documents from the indexed repository that are identified based on the searching. Aspects further include creating a custom portal for the user that includes the documents..
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and device for context-based forward input error correction

A method for context-based forward input error correction is provided, including: obtaining text that has been confirmed before the current entry is started; searching a corpus based on a corrected form of the confirmed text to obtain a result containing the corrected form of the confirmed text; and correcting the confirmed text based on the result. A device hereof is also provided.
Shanghai Chule (cootek) Information Technology Co., Ltd.

Information processing device, information processing method, and storage medium

An information processing device extracts a partial area corresponding to a newly placed printed product, from a captured image as a result of capturing an image of a predetermined image capturing area in which a printed product generated based on an order is placed, acquires from the table, slip information corresponding to image data obtained by searching the table for image data representing an image that matches or is similar to an image in the partial area, and generates print data of a slip corresponding to the newly placed printed product based on the acquired slip information.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Route search system and non-transitory computer readable medium that stores route search program

A route search system includes an electronic control unit configured to perform: acquiring estimated weather information, the estimated weather information being information about weather that is estimated in a region where a candidate of a first route from a departure place to a destination place exists; acquiring experienced weather information, the experienced weather information being information about weather that a user has experienced in past; an searching the first route by preferentially selecting a first road over a second road, and outputting information about the first route, the first road being a road in a first region where the estimated weather information coincides with the experienced weather information, the second road being a road in a second region where the estimated weather information does not coincide with the experienced weather information.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Automatic control system and automatic instrument searching the same

An automatic instrument searching method and an automatic control system are provided. The automatic control system includes a computer, plural serial ports and at least one measuring instrument.
Primax Electronics Ltd.

Determining the frequency of an alternating signal

A method determines the frequency of an alternating input signal includes storing the input signal, sampling the input signal at a first sampling frequency, a first calculation and a first angular comparison of two phasors representing the input signal at two respective instants, as a function of the input signal sampled at the first sampling frequency, estimating the frequency of the input signal, and searching for a modification of frequency of the input signal. When a modification is detected the method includes, determining a second sampling frequency, sampling the stored input signal with the second sampling frequency, a second calculation and a second angular comparison of two phasors representing the input signal, at two respective instants, as a function of the input signal sampled at the second sampling frequency and of the stored input signal sampled at the second sampling frequency, and estimating the frequency of the input signal..
Schneider Electric Industries Sas

Route search system and non-transitory computer readable medium that stores route search program

A route search system including an electronic control unit configured to perform: acquiring estimated weather information, the estimated weather information being information about weather that is estimated in a region where a candidate of a first route from a departure place to a destination place exists; acquiring reference weather information, the reference weather information being decided based on statistical information about weather information in a predetermined behavior range of a user; and searching the first route by preferentially selecting a first road over a second road, and outputting information about the first route, the first road being a road in a first region where the estimated weather information is not worse than the reference weather information, the second road being a road in a second region where the estimated weather information is worse than the reference weather information.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Route searching apparatus and route searching method

A guide route matching with the characteristic of vehicle control is searched to reduce the frequency at which re-search of a guide route is executed. A navigation device 50 includes an information input unit 582 for acquiring a control condition for controlling the traveling of the vehicle 2 as control characteristic information from an autonomous driving control device 30, and a route searching unit 583 for searching a guide route for the vehicle 2 satisfying the control condition based on the control characteristic information acquired by the information input unit 582.
Clarion Co., Ltd.

Network access method and mobile communications terminal

A network access method includes: determining with a mobile communications terminal if a network identity of a visited public land mobile network (vplmn) exists in an equivalent public land mobile network (eplmn) list, obtaining a shared network information stored in an operator's server and searching for the network identity of the vplmn from the shared network information upon a condition that the network identity of the vplmn does not exist in the eplmn list, adding the network identity of the vplmn to the eplmn list, and accessing a network based on the eplmn list.. .
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Method and device for switching video streams

Disclosed is a method and device for switching video streams. The method comprises: acquiring video streams of a video in response to receiving a playback request for the video sent by a terminal, the video streams comprising: a video stream with a first group of pictures (gop) frame number and a video stream with a second gop frame number; sending the video stream with the first gop frame number to the terminal, searching for a third key frame in the video stream with the first gop frame number, and extracting a decoding time stamp (dts) of the third key frame; searching the video stream with the second gop frame number for a frame having an identical dts; determining whether the frame is a fourth key frame in response to finding the frame having the identical dts; and sending the video stream with the second gop frame number to the terminal..
Beijing Baidu Netcom Science And Technology Co., Ltd.

Image encoding apparatus and control method thereof

The present invention has a converting unit that converts image data in a bayer array into three planes consisting of g, b and r planes that have the same array relationship as ycc 422, and an encoding unit that performs prediction encoding of the g, b and r planes obtained by the converting unit as ycc 422 image data. Here, the number of pixels in the horizontal direction of the g plane is twice the number of pixels in the horizontal direction of the b or r plane.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and device for uploading protocol packet to cpu

The present disclosure provides a method and device for uploading a protocol packet to a central processing unit (cpu). The method comprises: receiving and parsing a packet, and searching a virtual local area network (vlan) table according to a vlan identifier of the packet, the vlan table comprising an identification indicating whether the vlan identifier corresponds to a three-layer interface; if, according to the vlan table, the vlan identifier is determined to correspond to a three-layer interface, then determining whether to upload the packet to cpu on the basis of the identification indicating that the vlan identifier correspond to a three-layer interface and the protocol type of the packet.
Zte Corporation

Successive approximation analog-to-digital converter (adc) with dynamic search algorithm

Aspects of a method and system for a successive approximation analog-to-digital converter with dynamic search algorithms are provided. In some embodiments, a successive approximation analog-to-digital converter includes a digital-to-analog converter, a comparator, and a search and decode logic modules which cooperate to generate a digital output code representative of the analog input voltage based on a dynamic search algorithm.
Maxlinear, Inc.

Event searching apparatus and system

The present invention relates to an event searching apparatus comprising: a communication interface configured to receive, from a camera, a plurality of image frames obtained by photographing a surveillance region and metadata comprising time information of occurrence of an event and location information regarding a location of the occurrence of the event; a search map generator configured to generate a search map corresponding to the image frames and comprising a plurality of blocks; a time stamp setter configured to set at least one time stamp comprising the time information in at least one block, corresponding to the location information; a user interface configured to receive a search location as a search condition for an event search in the surveillance region; and an event searcher configured to search for and find a time stamp included in a block near the search location among the blocks, and perform event search using metadata regarding an image frame indicated by the found time stamp.. .
Hanwha Techwin Co., Ltd.

Image-centric, relevance-based database retrieval systems

Methods for providing relevance-based, image centric information is provided. The method may include receiving the image.
Bank Of America Corporation





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