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 Wireless local area network access point search method, apparatus, and system patent thumbnailWireless local area network access point search method, apparatus, and system
The present application discloses a wireless local area network access point search method, an apparatus, and a system, relates to the field of communications technologies, and can reduce power consumption for passive scanning. According to the method, beacon sending information of a wireless local area network access point and measurement information of a user equipment are matched, so that the user equipment can search for the wireless local area network access point only at the time when and a frequency channel number at which the wireless local area network access point sends a beacon.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.


 Electronic device and  controlling the same patent thumbnailElectronic device and controlling the same
A digital television including a display, an interface, a communication unit, a broadcast receiver, and a controller to: display broadcast content, display a screen corresponding to a voice recognition mode, receive a first voice command signal corresponding to a first voice command, which is a single voice command including a first part defining a search source of an internet based search engine and a second part defining a first search keyword, display a web page corresponding to the search source, which includes a first search result corresponding to first information stored on a remote server, receive a second voice command signal corresponding to a second voice command, in which the second voice command is a single voice command including the first search keyword, and display a second search result corresponding to the first search keyword from the second voice command, which corresponds to second information stored in the digital television.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Frame delineation  a generic framing procedure patent thumbnailFrame delineation a generic framing procedure
A frame delineation method for a generic framing procedure (gfp) that includes: searching a serial data stream comprising gfp frames, octet by octet, to identify an eight octet sequence; and delineating gfp frames from the serial data stream in response to determining that a first group of four octets of the identified eight octet sequence comprises a valid core header, and in response to determining that a second group of four octets of the identified eight octet sequence comprises one of a valid core header and a valid descrambled type header.. .
Microsemi Solutions (u.s.), Inc.


 Information processing device, information processing method, computer program product, and recognition system patent thumbnailInformation processing device, information processing method, computer program product, and recognition system
An information processing device includes a phonetic converting unit, an hmm converting unit, and a searching unit. The phonetic converting unit converts a phonetic symbol sequence into a hidden markov model (hmm) state sequence in which states of an hmm are aligned.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba


 Image feature combination for image-based object recognition patent thumbnailImage feature combination for image-based object recognition
Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture to improve image recognition searching are disclosed. In some embodiments, a first document image of a known object is used to generate one or more other document images of the same object by applying one or more techniques for synthetically generating images.
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc


 Computing mathematically-optimized properties for paid search patent thumbnailComputing mathematically-optimized properties for paid search
A computer has a processor and nontransitory memory. The computer receives a list of search keywords to propose to a search engine.
360i Llc


 Search apparatus, search method, and search program patent thumbnailSearch apparatus, search method, and search program
An advertising apparatus receives requirements for searching documents, acquires, for each of the requirements, a first list that arranges in ascending order document numbers, each of which is associated with a corresponding one of the documents and extracts starting document numbers of the respective requirements of the first list to thereby prepare a second list. Each starting document number totals a count that satisfies a minimum requirement count that represents the number of requirements required for the document to be searched.
Yahoo Japan Corporation


 System and  evaluating search queries to identify titles for content production patent thumbnailSystem and evaluating search queries to identify titles for content production
Systems and methods are provided to select potential titles for online content using search query logs from web search service providers. A plurality of search queries are collected from one or more web search service providers.
Leaf Group Ltd.


 Applying entity search techniques to expedite entitlement resolution in support services patent thumbnailApplying entity search techniques to expedite entitlement resolution in support services
Methods, systems, and computer program products for applying entity search techniques to expedite entitlement resolution in support services are provided herein. A computer-implemented method includes automatically processing multiple distributed data sources to identify data sources to be used in entitlement queries, identify data elements within each of the data sources, and implement search-enhancing features across the data sources; automatically searching the collection, in response to an entitlement query failure due to incorrect and/or missing data object values in a set of data object values input for the entitlement query, to identify alternate sets of values; applying a scoring algorithm to each of the alternate sets of values to generate a score that quantifies an amount of matching between each of the alternate sets and the set of data object values input in connection with the entitlement query; and outputting the alternate sets of values having the highest scores..
International Business Machines Corporation


 System and  global electronic job market in the internet patent thumbnailSystem and global electronic job market in the internet
A system and a method of global electronic job market in the internet are provided. The method of operating of a global electronic job market for jobseekers and employers via the internet includes: registering the jobseekers and the employers; creation of the structured database of offers of employers and a database information about jobseekers on the basis of the international classification of specialities and on the basis of the international classification of job positions; creation of requests of jobseekers for search of the necessary information in the database of offers of employers; creation of requests of employers for search of the necessary information in the database information about jobseekers; providing of searching of the necessary information according to requests, specified above, in appropriate databases; providing of jobseekers by the list of offers from employers, acceptable for them, which are available in the database; providing of employers by the list of offers from jobseekers, acceptable for them, which are available in the database; a choice of partners in employment out of the presented lists; holding competitions for job vacancies (tenders); conclusion of job contracts between jobseekers and employers; providing of additional services of the system of global electronic job market..

System and vessel scheduling for product distribution

A system, computer-implemented method, and software for automatically planning and scheduling ocean-going vessels for oil distribution is provided. The scheduling of the vessels is based on a filtered beam search and greedy heuristic.
Jda Software Group, Inc.

System and determining credibility of information based on many remarks on a network, and non-transitory computer readable storage medium having stored thereon computer program therefor

A credibility determining system enabling highly accurate credibility determination of given information includes causal relation knowledge db 90 and search scope constraint db 88. Causal relation knowledge each includes a combination of cause and result parts, and time and position constraints associated with the causal relation.
National Institute Of Information And Communications Technology

Information processing apparatus and searching for similar data

An information processing apparatus stores first and second registered feature data respectively expressing first and second features of registered data, generates first and second subject feature data respectively expressing the first and second features of subject data, calculates a first degree of dissimilarity between the first registered feature data and the first subject feature data using a first computational process that exhibits symmetry so that a computational result does not change when two input values are interchanged, calculates a second degree of dissimilarity between the second registered feature data and the second subject feature data using a second computational process that exhibits antisymmetry so that a computational result changes when the two input values are interchanged, and selects the registered data based on the first and second degrees of dissimilarity.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Search apparatus and search method

A computer generates searching context information relating to appearance frequencies of words or semantic codes in a searching query sentence from the searching query sentence. Semantic analysis is performed on sentences included in documents so as to generate semantic structures, and each of the semantic structures includes three or more semantic codes and a relationship type among the semantic codes.
Fujitsu Limited

Sponsor answers and user-approved, system-suggested links in a social search engine

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a non-transitory computer storage medium, for enhancing asker and answerer interaction within a social search service environment. In one aspect, a system includes a computer-readable medium having instructions stored thereon which, when executed, cause one or more computers to perform operations comprising receiving an answer from a first user in response to a question from a second user in a social search service environment, identifying a set of suggested hyperlinks associated with the received answer, providing the set of suggested hyperlinks to the first user, and receiving a selection of at least one of the set of suggested hyperlinks from the first user.
Google Inc.

Automated relevant event discovery

To improve efficiency of computing devices and improve the user experience thereon when searching for relevant events, the systems and methods disclosed herein provide event management and automated relevant event discovery. User information and event information are collected and stored, and events are searched for based on relevancy to a user.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc.

Component independent process integration message search

The present disclosure involves systems, software, and computer implemented methods for centralized message searching of business processes. One process includes identifying a process integration (pi) domain associated with a message search, where the pi domain includes at least one pi component, and receiving a set of user-defined search attributes for searching messages within the identified pi domain, where each search attribute associated with a corresponding value.
Sap Se

User drawing based image search

Various aspects of the subject technology relate to systems, methods, and machine-readable media for user drawing based image search. These aspects include an image retrieval system using a convolutional neural network trained to identify how users draw semantic concepts and using an image search engine to search against images having a similar concept.
Shutterstock, Inc.

Language translation based on search results and user interaction data

Various aspects of the subject technology relate to systems, methods, and machine-readable media for language translation based on image search similarities. These aspects include an image retrieval system using a convolutional neural network that is trained to identify a correlation between an image and a language term, and using an image search engine to search against images corresponding to visual words that are responsive to a given search query in a given spoken language.
Shutterstock, Inc.

Metadata recovery method and apparatus

The present disclosure discloses a metadata recovery method and apparatus, the method includes: searching for a target node, where the target node has been damaged or index information recorded in the target node has been lost; and recovering the index information in the target node according to index information recorded in a related node, where the related node includes a parent node and a child node that are of the target node and an adjacent node belonging to a same layer as the node, and the index information includes brother index information pointing to the adjacent node belonging to the same layer as the node, parent index information pointing to the parent node of the node, and child index information pointing to the child node of the node. The present disclosure is mainly applied to a process of virtual data recovery..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Wireless input system based on intra-body communication and implementation method thereof

A wireless input system based on an intra-body communication and an implementation method thereof are provided. The method includes detecting, by a wireless keyboard, that a user clicks a plurality of keys of a keyboard and recording a keying code information corresponding to the keys; transmitting the recorded keying code information via an intra-body communication; receiving, by an intelligent wearable device, the keying code information; and mapping the received keying code information to a simulated keyboard keying code information and starting a searching mode of a default input method to search corresponding text messages for input.
Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.

Alignment mark searching method, display substrate and display apparatus

An alignment mark searching method is for searching an alignment mark on a base substrate, a first positioning line segment is formed in a dummy region of the base substrate, and a straight line where the first positioning line segment is positioned running through the alignment mark. The method includes: acquiring theoretical coordinates of the alignment mark; moving a detection system view field to a target position with the theoretical coordinates as a target; moving the detection system view field from the target position in a direction perpendicular to the first positioning line segment until the first positioning line segment appears in the detection system view field; and moving the detection system view field from the position of the first positioning line segment in a length direction of the first positioning line segment until the alignment mark appears in the detection system view field.
Beijing Boe Display Technology Co., Ltd.

Methods for preparing encapsulated markings on diamonds

In one aspect, the invention relates to methods to prepare markings on diamond surfaces which are encapsulated by diamond, and the marked diamonds prepared by the disclosed methods. 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..
Uab Research Foundation

Experimental loop system for fluidization exploitation of solid-state marine gas hydrate

The present disclosure provides an experimental loop system for fluidization exploitation of solid-state marine gas hydrate, comprising: four modules, namely a gas hydrate sample large-amount and rapid preparation module, a gas hydrate multi-scale smashing and slurry fidelity transfer module, a gas hydrate slurry pipeline conveying characteristic experiment module, and a data collection and monitoring and safety control module. The gas hydrate experimental loop device provided by the present disclosure may be used for researching the synthesis, decomposition, gas storage rate and phase equilibrium of gas hydrate, and researching the pipeline conveying flow resistance and heat transfer characteristics, and is significant for solving the blockage problem in the gas pipeline conveying process, storage and conveying of the gas hydrate, solid-state fluidization exploitation of the marine gas hydrate and pipeline conveying experimental simulation thereof..
Southwest Petroleum University

Heartbeat detection method and heartbeat detection device

A heartbeat detection device includes a peak search unit (4) for searching for one of a peak at which a value m obtained from a sampling data sequence of an electrocardiographic waveform of a living body changes from an increase to a decrease and a peak at which the value m changes from a decrease to an increase, and a heartbeat time determination unit (5) for checking the value m in a predetermined time domain before a time of the peak and the value m in a predetermined time domain after the time of the peak, and setting the time of the peak as a heartbeat time if differences between the value m at the time of the peak and the values m in the predetermined time domains are not smaller than a predetermined amount.. .
Nippon Telegraph And Telephone Corporation

Wireless communication apparatus and searching a base station

A wireless communication apparatus includes a memory and a processor coupled to the memory and configured to perform a search process of searching a base station being to communicate with the wireless communication apparatus, transmit a first radio wave including a first wave pattern when the base station is not detected by the search process, receive a second radio wave, and perform a suppression process of suppressing the search process based on the first wave pattern of the first radio wave and a second wave pattern of the second radio wave.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Location based tracking using a wireless earpiece device, system, and method

A system, wireless earpiece, and method for locating a tag utilizing one or more wireless earpieces. The tag is associated with the one or more wireless earpieces.
Bragi Gmbh

Image identification based interactive control smart television

An image recognition based interactive control system and method for a smart television. The system comprises: an image acquisition module for acquiring a card image; a gesture recognition module for recognizing a gesture of a user holding a card and outputting a gesture recognition result, wherein the gesture recognition result is channel switching, program selecting or content searching; a card recognition module for recognizing the content of the card image and outputting a card recognition result; and an interactive control module for performing a relevant interactive operation according to the gesture recognition result and the card recognition result..
Shenzhen Prtek Co. Ltd.

Shooting method and shooting device

A shooting method and a shooting device are disclosed. In general, the shooting method includes the following steps: continuously capturing images; reading a captured image of the captured images and searching in the current read image according to a predetermined criteria to identify a light painting region of the current read image; and extracting the light painting region and merging the light-painting region and a corresponding position of a base image to achieve a synthesized image, and using the synthesized image as a base image for next image synthesis.
Nubia Technology Co., Ltd.

Smart switch controlling system and method thereof

Provided is a smart switch controlling system and a method thereof. The method includes the steps of: connecting a mobile device to a match switch; searching for a wireless base station via the match switch; connecting the match switch to the wireless base station by using the mobile device; registering the match switch at a cpnp server when the match switch and the mobile device are connected to the cpnp server; uploading registration information and a code to the cpnp server to recognize the match switch corresponding to the mobile device; when the mobile device and the match switch are connected to the cpnp server, exchanging real time information between the mobile device and the match switch via the internet and the cpnp server..
Luxul Technology Incorporation

Efficient peak current management in a multi-die stack

Techniques for managing the distribution of power among competing electronic devices such as semiconductor die are presented. Each device may be connected to a common power supply and sources a current on a load bus based on an estimated current consumption of a next desired state.
Sandisk Technologies Inc.

Method and device for switching an operating mode of a remote controller

The disclosure provides a method and device for switching an operating mode of a remote controller so as to address the problem in the prior art of inconvenient operations of switching the mode of the remote controller to thereby improve the experience of a user. The method for switching an operating mode of a remote controller includes: receiving a first pairing instruction transmitted by a first remote controller in an infrared mode, wherein the first pairing instruction carries the first device identifier of the first remote controller; searching a list of stored device identifiers to determine whether the first device identifier is present in the list; if so, then performing a pairing flow, and the remote controller is switched to the radio mode after a successful paring; otherwise, rejecting the first pairing instruction..
Le Shi Zhi Xin Electronic Technology (tian Jin) Limited

Systems and methods for facilitating event access through payment accounts

Exemplary systems and methods for facilitating access to events based on associations between payment accounts and such access are disclosed. One exemplary method includes receiving, at a computing device, an access request for an event where the access request is associated with a consumer requesting access to the event, and searching, by the computing device, in a data structure for a payment account identified in the request.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Searching based on artificial intelligence

A searching method and device based on artificial intelligence is provided in the present disclosure. The searching method includes: obtaining a query; obtaining a first search result corresponding to the query according to a markov decision process mdp model; displaying the first search result; and obtaining a reward for the first search result from a user so as to obtain a second search result according to the mdp model, and displaying the second search result.
Beijing Baidu Netcom Science And Technology Co., Ltd.

Identification of individuals in images and associated content delivery

Techniques are provided that may be generally associated with content and media, such as digital photos or videos from events. Techniques are provided, for example, relating to creating, identifying, identifying one or more individuals in, selecting, characterizing, obtaining, providing, storing, organizing or searching such content or media or elements thereof.

Continuous adapting system for medical code look up

Aspects of the disclosure relate to a computer implemented method for searching a medical coding database. The method may include receiving a particular look-up term associated with a particular medical classification code.
Artificial Medical Intelligence, Inc.

Scalable visual search system simplifying access to network and device functionality

In one embodiment, an indication of information desired by a user is received, and a list of candidates for the desired information is provided for presentation on a mobile device of the user.. .
Nokia Technologies Oy

Method for providing search suggestion candidates for input key and creating database dfa

A method for providing one or more search suggestion candidates for an input key comprises: (1) acquiring characteristic information of the input key; (2) creating a characteristic dfa (deterministic finite automaton) of the input key based on the characteristic information of the input key; (3) searching the characteristic dfa of the input key in a predetermined database dfa having a plurality of bridge transitions each linking a bridge head state with a bridge tail state, so as to identify a bridge head state that matches the characteristic dfa of the input key, wherein each bridge head state of the predetermined database dfa corresponds to a final state of a characteristic dfa of a target candidate which is created based on characteristic information of the target candidate; and (4) outputting one or more target candidates corresponding to a bridge tail state linked with the identified bridge head state as the search suggestion candidate for the input key.. .
Qijian Software (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Method for dynamically matching images with content items based on keywords in response to search queries

According to one embodiment, in response to a search query received from a client device for searching content, one or more first keywords are determined from the search query. A lookup operation is performed in an image-to-keyword (image/keyword) mapping table based on the first keywords.
Baidu Usa Llc

Data access based on content of image recorded by a mobile device

Embodiments of the invention are directed to using image data and contextual data to determine information about a scene, based on one or more previously obtained images. Contextual data, such location of image capture, can be used to determine previously obtained images related to the contextual data and other location-related information, such as billboard locations.
Yahoo! Inc.

Method for selecting images for matching with content based on metadata of images and content in real-time in response to search queries

According to one embodiment, in response to a search query received at a server from a client device for searching content, a search is performed in a content database or via a content server based on one or more search terms of the search query to identify a first list of one or more content items. A search is performed in an image store based on the one or more search terms to identify a list of one or more images.
Baidu Usa Llc

Searching and accessing software application functionality using concepts

Techniques include selecting function records. Each function record includes an application access mechanism (aam), application state information (asi), and a concept name.
Quixey, Inc.

System and searching based on input multimedia content elements

A system and method for searching based on input multimedia content elements. The method includes obtaining at least one signature for each of at least one input multimedia content element, each signature representing a concept, wherein each concept is a collection of signatures and metadata representing the concept; determining, based on the obtained signatures, at least one context of the at least one input multimedia content element; generating, based on the determined at least one context, at least one query; and searching in at least one data source using the generated at least one query..
Cortica, Ltd.

Collaborative search of databases

A search query is received from a search engine of multiple search engines. One or more search results from each search engine of the multiple search engines in response to the search query are received.
International Business Machines Corporation

Blending enterprise content and web results

Web search results and enterprise search results are combined into a single presentation. A search query is received from a user associated with a tenant of an enterprise cloud computing platform.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Systems and methods for dynamically creating hyperlinks associated with relevant multimedia content

The present disclosure relates to systems and methods for dynamically creating hyperlinks associated with relevant multimedia content in a computer network. A hyperlink generation module receives an electronic text file from a server.
Tivo Solutions Inc.

Systems, methods and articles to automatically transform documents transmitted between senders and recipients

A document transformation system automatically transforms documents electronically transferred between senders and recipients, even where documents of a given type from a given sender which are assumed to be identically formatted differ in various aspects, for instance in scaling, alignment, concatenating, resizing, etc. Document transformation instructions selected based on sender, recipient, or both specify transformation instructions which include one or more maps, document layouts, page layouts, sections extraction instructions, allowing extraction of data or information, and generation of documents or information in a format specified by recipient.
Ecmarket Inc.

Text prediction integration

The present invention provides systems and methods for integrating text prediction from a text prediction engine into a mechanism for searching/filtering/ordering a plurality of items. In one embodiment, the system comprises a text prediction engine configured to receive user text input relating to a sequence of two or more terms, generate a plurality of word predictions for a first term of the sequence of two or more terms and generate at least one word prediction for a second term of the sequence of two or more terms.
Touchtype Ltd.

Route search system, route search method, and computer program

Route search systems, methods, and programs search for a recommended route for transfer with switching between a plurality of transportation modes. The systems, methods, and programs acquire link information for specifying a link for transfer by each of the plurality of transportation modes and connection information related to connection between links for transfer by different transportation modes, and set a condition for switching from a first transportation mode to a second transportation mode, which is different from the first transportation mode, on the basis of a combination of the first transportation mode and the second transportation mode.
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Matching sponsored game content to location by genre and playability

Technologies are generally described for matching sponsored game content to location by genre and playability. In some examples, a search system for finding real-environment matched gaming content for a user based at least partially on analyzed properties of potential locations may employ game script/flow information and match against local features from map data to screen content for which a game plot can be executed across appropriate areas and transitions or other physical requirements.
Empire Technology Development Llc

Relay method and relay apparatus

A relay method includes receiving, by a first relay apparatus, a packet that includes a search formula for the target data from a terminal apparatus; acquiring the search formula from the packet; decomposing the search formula into a plurality of keywords; acquiring, for each of the plurality of keywords, fit data existing in the database from among the data of request target by searching out data corresponding to the keyword from the database of the first relay apparatus; requesting a second relay apparatus for missing data that does not exist in the database from among the data of request target; acquiring, by the second relay apparatus, the missing data; receiving, by the first relay apparatus, the missing data; combining the fit data and the missing data with each other to generate the data of request target; and transmitting the generated data of request target to the terminal apparatus.. .
Fujitsu Limited

System and security and quality assessment of wireless access points

A computer-implemented method for security risk assessment of wireless access point devices, the computer-implemented method comprising: receiving signals from one or more wireless access points by two or more mobile wireless devices visiting said access points, obtaining basic service set identifiers (bssid) of visited access points and reporting values derived from bssid and from an identifier of corresponding mobile device to a first database, receiving a request for a security risk assessment of evaluated wireless access point, said request containing value derived from bssid of the evaluated access point, searching the first database for one or more entries corresponding to the evaluated access point, and processing search results to assess security risk of the evaluated access point, said processing comprises computing a component of said risk dependent on the count of unique identifiers of mobile devices reported for the evaluated access point.. .
Anchorfree Inc.

N-tiered eurt breakdown graph for problem domain isolation

A method for visual representation of end user response time (eurt) in a multi-tiered network application is provided. search criteria for searching a repository of client statistics records is received.
Airmagnet, Inc.

Autonomous vehicle passenger locator

A system of one or more computers configured to perform particular operations or actions by virtue of having software, firmware, hardware, or a combination of them installed on the system that in operation causes or cause the system to perform the actions. One general aspect includes a first computer having a processor and a memory, the memory storing instructions executable by the processor such that the first computer is programmed to send parameters describing a target passenger to a mobile drone.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Faster product improvement

A method for monitoring a vehicle, the method includes measuring multiple vehicle operating parameters using a vehicle monitor; wherein the vehicle monitor is mechanically coupled to the vehicle or installed in the vehicle; searching, by the vehicle monitor, for one or more out-of-range vehicle operating parameters; wherein an out-of-range vehicle operating parameter is a vehicle operating parameter that is outside an allowable range of the vehicle operating parameter; and responding to the one or more out-of-range vehicle operating parameters by the vehicle monitor; wherein the one or more out-of-range vehicle operating parameters are indicative of at least one vehicle failure that is impending; wherein the responding precedes an occurrence of the at least one vehicle failure that is impending; and wherein the responding comprises at least one out of: sending one or more out-of-range alerts indicting about the one or more out-of-range vehicle operating parameters; sending additional information relating to the one or more out-of-range vehicle operating parameters; requesting to receive a vehicle monitor software update for managing the one or more out-of-range vehicle operating parameters; and triggering a vehicle monitor software update for managing the one or more out-of-range vehicle operating parameters.. .

System, method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium for displaying a hierarchy of categories for a search query on a webpage

A system, method, and computer-readable medium are disclosed that include a database, a website hosting module, a search engine module, and a category display module. The database stores a hierarchy of categories for categorizing products for sale and product records associated with the hierarchy.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Job search engine for recent college graduates

A system filters profiles of an online business network as a function of recent college graduates who have recently become employed in first employment positions, and identifies codes associated with the first employment positions. The system filters job listings using the identified codes to identify job listings that are closed and similar to the first employment positions.
Linkedln Corporation

Scan data retrieval with depth sensor data

In scan data retrieval, a mesh is fit (32) to surface data of a current patient, such as data from an optical or depth sensor (18). Meshes are also fit (48) to medical scan data, such as fitting (48) to skin surface segments of computed tomography data.
Siemens Healthcare Gmbh

Framework for suggesting search terms

A query stem is received via a search engine query input field of a user interface presented on a client device. Before receiving an input submitting the query stem as a query to the search engine, list of general queries based on the query stem and a list of local queries based the query stem and related to a location of the client device are obtained.
Google Inc.

Ranking test framework for search results on an online social network

In one embodiment, a method includes accessing a first set of scored results received from a client system of a first user, the first set of scored results including: one or more results, each having a rank with respect to the other results, generated by a first search algorithm, and one or more scores inputted by the first user corresponding to the results. The method includes calculating a discounted cumulative gain for each scored result based on the rank and score of the result.
Facebook, Inc.

Expert detection in social networks

Aspects of the technology described herein detect experts in social networks. Experts may be identified within social networks using social network data.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Apparatus and forming search engine queries based on spoken utterances

A combination and a method are provided. Automatic speech recognition is performed on a received utterance.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

On-the-fly pattern recognition with configurable bounds

Some embodiments of on-the-fly pattern recognition with configurable bounds have been presented. In one embodiment, a pattern matching engine is configured based on user input, which may include values of one or more user configurable bounds on searching.
Quest Software Inc.

Dynamic thumbnail selection for search results

The present disclosure is drawn to methods and systems for providing a representative image for a search result in a search result listing of a searching system. At least one search result based on a search query is received.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd

Selected image subset based search

Various aspects of the subject technology relate to systems, methods, and machine-readable media for selected image subset based search. The subject technology includes an image retrieval system using a convolutional neural network that is trained to identify features from pixel data and using an image search engine to search features of a cropped raw image against images having similar content.
Shutterstock, Inc.

Reduction of search ambiguity with multiple media references

Methods and apparatus for implementing a technique for searching media objects. In general, in one aspect, the technique includes receiving user input specifying a plurality of reference objects, defining a set of features for them, and combining the features to generate composite reference information defining criteria for search.
Adobe Systems Incorporated

System and accessing electronic data via an image search engine

The present invention provides a system and method for accessing electronic data through entry of images as queries in search engine. The system uses various image capturing devices and communication devices to capture images and enter them into image database.

Apparatus and method to determine a predicted-reliability of searching for an answer to question information

An apparatus stores teacher data including first question-information and first answer-information associated therewitg, and supplementary information each piece of which is associated with one or more keywords that are used within the teacher data in connection therewith. The apparatus extracts first keywords tom the teacher data, and adjust parameter-values which are used for calculating a predicted-reliability of each piece of the first answer-information and each associated with one of pieces of the supplementary information, based on the supplementary information associated with the first keywords, and right/wrong in:formation indicating whether the first answer-information is a right answer.
Fujitsu Limited

Dynamic deeplinks for navigational queries

Techniques for dynamically generating deeplink search results in response to navigational search queries. In an aspect, to address user search queries, a general-purpose search engine is provided in parallel with a dedicated engine for specifically ranking deeplinks.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Systems and methods for configuration knowledge search

Various examples are directed to systems and methods for searching for possible configuration for software, for example, middleware. A computing device may collect and store user statistics of a configuration of the middleware in a designated database.
Red Hat, Inc.

Printer

The disclosure discloses a printer including a first memory that stores computer-executable instructions that cause the printer to perform a terminal searching process, a job receiving process, and a coordination control process. In the terminal searching process, it is searched whether any of the operation terminals retains the printing job conforming to an accepting condition or not, by performing the mutually-recognized communication triggered by reception of a signal of an action-starting operation in a starting operation accepting process.
Brother Kogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Substituted 4-alkoxypicolinamide analogs as mglur5 negative allosteric modulators and methods of making and using the same

Disclosed are negative allosteric modulators of the metabotropic glutamate receptor subtype 5 (mglur5); synthetic methods for making the compounds; pharmaceutical compositions comprising the compounds; and methods of treating neurological and psychiatric disorders associated with glutamate 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..
Vanderbilt University

System and providing a platform for real time interactive game participation

A method is disclosed of providing real time interactive participation during a game by a plurality of users through a plurality of game clients, respectively, wherein progress of the game is defined by a plurality of plays, the method is implemented by a system in which one or more nodes on a network are configured to communicate with a plurality of game clients and a central system, each node including one or more servers, the one or more servers are programmed to execute the method, the method comprising: requesting, by a game client, to communicate with the central system via a node in a cluster; searching for a node in the cluster with available bandwidth to communicate with the game client; initiating a direct connection between the client and the node with available bandwidth for communication; assigning the node the game client to enable direct communication relating to the game between the game client and the node; receiving, via the game client, a selection from the user of a play in the game, the selected play having a risk and/or reward; and receiving, an actual play based on the actual outcome in the game.. .

Identity-based environment adjusting techniques

A method, apparatus, and system for security and/or automation systems, for adjusting a home environment. Some method embodiments involving a lighting system may include receiving data relating to an occupant of a home from a sensor, analyzing the data, identifying the occupant based at least in part on the analyzing, and initiating an adjustment of the lighting system based at least in part on the identifying.
Vivint, Inc.

Terminal device, integrated circuit, and communication method

Provided is a terminal device communicating with an eutran. The terminal device simultaneously receives, in the same subframe, a pbch, a pdcch, and a pdsch in a downlink in a serving cell, a pbch, a pdcch, and a pdsch in the downlink in a non-serving cell, and a physical channel in the non-serving cell in a sidelink, and monitors the pdcch in a common search space in the downlink of the non-serving cell upon being configured to decode the physical channel in the sidelink in the non-serving cell..
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Temperature compensation for load identification

An electronic device may be configured to identify a load coupled to the device. The device may measure direct current (dc) and/or alternating current (ac) impedances of the load to identify the load.
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

Identification of a load with a search algorithm that controls application of signals to the load and a reference generator

An electronic device may be configured to identify a load coupled to the device. The device may measure direct current (dc) and/or alternating current (ac) characteristics of the load to identify the load.
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

Multi-dimensional packet classification

Methods, media, and systems for implementing packet routing rules are provided for herein. In some embodiments, a packet routing rule is received that is to be applied to network packets in accordance with conditions identified by the packet routing rule.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Receiving circuit for estimating frequency offset and associated method

A receiving circuit capable of estimating frequency offset includes a front circuit and a calculation circuit. The front circuit receives a remote signal to generate a received signal.
Mstar Semiconductor, Inc.

Interactive search engine

A user statement associated with a query is received. The user statement is parsed to determine a set of interpretations matching the user statement.
Jack Mobile Inc.

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 a text string is received. The text string can be processed to identify at least a time frame and determine whether the time frame is a future time frame or a past time frame.
International Business Machines Corporation

Techniques for emotion detection and content delivery

Techniques for emotion detection and content delivery are described. In one embodiment, for example, an emotion detection component may identify at least one type of emotion associated with at least one detected emotion characteristic.
Facebook, Inc.

Methods for integrating semantic search, query, and analysis and devices thereof

A method, non-transitory computer readable medium and data management computing apparatus comprising searching across a plurality of different heterogeneous data indexes based on portions of one or more search keywords in response to a received request. A result set for each of the plurality of different heterogeneous data indexes is obtained based on the searching.
Ptc Inc.

User interface for search method and system

A user interface for searching records in a database is provided. Each record may contain information regarding one or more categories.
Transparensee Systems, Inc.

Masking query data access pattern in encrypted data

A method for searching in an encrypted database includes the following steps. A search is formulated as a conjunct of two or more atomic search queries.
International Business Machines Corporation

Question sentence generating device and computer program

[solution] a question sentence generating device is used with a question-answering system, and it includes: word receiving means for receiving a word 480 as a source for generating a question sentence; and question sentence generating database 502 comprised of a plurality of entries for generating a question sentence. Each of the plurality of entries has a word as a key and includes an answer sentence pattern co-occurring with the word, used in the question-answering system.

Method and system for searching encrypted data

The present teaching relates to searching encrypted data. In one example, a search request is received for encrypted documents.
Yahoo! Inc.

Realtime, interactive and geographically defined computerized personal identification and payment matching methods

In general, the invention relates to a system and method of operating a shopping system to facilitate payment using a mobile device. A network is configured to include a server programmed with a personal characteristic database, a database searching algorithm, and to be coupled to a wireless communication system that is capable of communicating with the user's personal data device.

Non-transitory computer readable medium, information search apparatus, and information search method

A non-transitory computer readable medium storing a program causing a computer to execute a process for information search, includes searching a document database for a basic document which is a document containing an input keyword; searching the document database for an associated document associated with the basic document; generating plural document sets by classifying a document group containing plural associated documents; and outputting, for each document set, a feature word which is a word characteristic to the document set.. .
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

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.

Development providing external functionality

A system of one or more computing devices includes a user interface presented to a developer. A data store stores information identifying multiple functions, each corresponding to external functionality available from third party applications.
Quixey, Inc.

Suction lighting system and method

A suction lighting system may provide a plurality of suction cups that may attach to a surface and display an advertisement or a decorative facade. The suction lighting system may provide at least one suction cup that may be provided to attach to the surface and may emit light from one or more leds.

User equipment management method, device, and system

A user equipment (ue) management method system and device, the method including obtaining, by a base station that stores a management list and that manages access to the base station by the ue, a ue type of the ue. The management list includes a ue type, a feature, and a home list.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Wireless terminal, communication method, and communication system in wireless communication network

A method, a system, and a wireless terminal are provided that can search for a neighboring terminal efficiently within a group. In a communication system in a wireless communication network including a plurality of terminals (n10 to n13) that can from a peer-to-peer group, an owner terminal (n10) operating as an access point in one group (g1) designates part (n12) of the client terminals in this group as a searching terminal, and the searching terminal searches for a terminal (n14, n15) that is present in vicinity..
Nec Corporation

Satellite broadcast reception antenna, searching and identification of broadcast satellites in geostationary orbit

Finding and recognizing geostationary satellite orbital slots includes acquiring a location estimate for a satellite broadcast receiving antenna. A set of satellite look angles is captured in the antenna's reference frame coordinate space.
Electronic Controlled Systems, Inc.

Flight path calculating and searching a unmanned aerial vehicle with regenerative fuel cells and solar cells for high altitude long endurance, and a searching apparatus thereof

Provided is a flight path calculating method for high altitude long endurance of an unmanned aerial vehicle based on regenerative fuel cells and solar cells according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention may include a modeling step, a simulation step, and an analyzing step, and may be configured in a program form executed by an arithmetic processing means including a computer. A flight path searching method and a flight path searching apparatus for performing continuous flight path re-searching on the basis of information measured in real time during a flight of the unmanned aerial vehicle in the stratosphere to change a flight path so that the unmanned aerial vehicle may permanently perform long endurance in the stratosphere is provided..
Korea Institute Of Energy Research

Methods and systems of providing health scores in an online marketplace

In one example aspect, a computerized method includes the step of providing an item listing. The item listing is listed in an e-commerce marketplace.

Using extracted image text

Methods, systems, and apparatus including computer program products for using extracted image text are provided. In one implementation, a computer-implemented method is provided.
Google Inc.

Controlling security in relational databases

A security controller controls secure processing of queries in an encrypted relational database. A query controller receives, from a client device, a secure query in a format of an encrypted token generated using a structured query language (sql) query in a conjunctive query form, and sends an encrypted response to the secure query to the client device.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Information processing system and information processing method

An information processing system includes: a search system to search, for an image to be found, a database according to a search request and based on similarity thereof to a search key image, the database having the image and linkage information registered in association with each other, and transmit the linkage information to a transmitter of the request when the image is found; an acquisition unit to acquire an image captured by a terminal and the request with the captured image as the search key image; a search unit to perform the requested searching and transmit, to the terminal, the linkage information as a result of the searching; and a notification management unit to transfer permission information to a notification unit when the found image is a particular image, the permission information enabling identification of the terminal and indicating that providing a notification to the terminal is permitted.. .

Systems and methods for managing and treating substance abuse addiction

Systems and methods for providing substance abuse treatment and counseling to a remote user is provided. The system may include one or more remote servers; one or more remote terminals; wherein the remote terminals include at least one of a processor, a memory storage device, a camera capable of recording still frames, video, and streaming video, a microphone, a display device, and inputs for entering and recording text and biometric data; signal processing circuitry, an input buffer, and an output buffer; one or more communications links between the remote servers and the remote terminals; a computer readable medium on the one or more remote servers for processing, categorizing, and searching data stored within the remote servers; and a computer readable medium that calculates a value awarded as in incentive for storing biometric data on a remote server.
Oriah Behaviorial Health, Inc.

System and methods for metadata management in content addressable storage

Provided is a content addressable storage (cas) system that allows a user to request, either through an application server or directly to one or more cas servers, files and content related to a query. In some embodiments, the content can be discovered by searching previously-stored metadata related to each file at the content addressable storage server.
Datcard Systems, Inc.

System and fuzzy concept mapping, voting ontology crowd sourcing, and technology prediction

The invention provides a system and method for providing ttx-based categorization services and a categorized commonplace of shared information. Currency of the contents is improved by a process called conjuring/concretizing wherein users' thoughts are rapidly infused into the map.

Enterprise search method and system

A system and method for enterprise search includes one or more computer-readable media storing computer-executable instructions that, when executed on one or more processors that perform acts including extracting one or more of term data, personal data and metadata from one or more predetermined resources; retrieving a set of information derived from the extracted term data, personal data and metadata responsive to a query; and receiving feedback responsive to the set of information, the feedback augmenting at least one of the one or more predetermined resources.. .
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Text digest generation for searching multiple video streams

A digest generation system obtains video streams and includes an admission control module that selects, for each video stream, a subset of the frames of the video stream to analyze. A frame-to-text classifier generates a digest for each selected frame and the generated digests are stored in a digest store in a manner so that each digest is associated with the video stream from which the digest was generated.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Feature engineering and user behavior analysis

Systems and techniques are disclosed to rank documents by analyzing a query log generated by a search engine. The query log includes data relating to user behavior, queries and documents.
Thomson Reuters Global Resources

Methods and systems for searching a database of objects

Methods and systems for searching a database for objects, comprising: assigning a plurality of attributes to each of a plurality of objects in a collection; assigning each of the attributes to a kind; receiving a search query including at least one attribute specified by user; displaying a list of kinds associated with attributes specified by the user.. .
Q-sensei Corp.

Systems and methods for searching databases using graphical user interfaces that include concept stacks

Systems and methods for searching databases using graphical user interfaces that include concept stacks are disclosed. A method includes providing for display graphical user interface comprising a query building canvas.
Lexisnexis, A Division Of Reed Elsevier Inc.

System and recursively iterating over a loosely associated data structure

A data structure and its characteristics, and an associated process for searching the structure in a manner that ensures that each node or data location is traversed regardless of which node is the starting point of the traversal process. An embodiment of the invention may be used to locate a node of a data structure so that it may be processed or otherwise manipulated, such as by eliminating a node, moving a node, processing the data associated with a node, etc.
Netsuite Inc.

Retrieval device, retrieval method, and retrieval system

A retrieval device includes a searching unit, an obtaining unit and a selecting unit. The searching unit searches a memory unit, which is stored object data that includes specific information identifying an object and attribute information indicating at least one of timing and position, for first object data containing specific information identical or similar to specified specific information.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Searching for entities based on trust score and geography

Systems, devices, and methods are described herein for searching for entities based on trust score and geography. The trust score may be calculated between entities including, but not limited to, human users, groups of users, organizations, or businesses/corporations and may take into account a variety of factors, including verification data, network connectivity, publicly available information, ratings data, group/demographic information, location data, and transactions to be performed, among others.
Www.trustscience.com Inc.

Data upload via electronic communications

Techniques are described for using electronic communications to enable users to supply data to an online service, such as a fee-based online search functionality service that provides user-specific data searching capabilities. The electronic communications may, for example, be email communications, and may be used to supply data in various manners, such as based on the communications' body contents and/or file attachments.
A9.com, Inc.

System and multiresolution and multitemporal image search

A system for modular image mining and search, comprising a plurality of image capture devices, a search engine, an indexing engine, a database, and user interface software. A plurality of image capture devices capture images and store them to a database.
Digitalglobe, Inc.

Searching for entities based on trust score and geography

Systems, devices, and methods are described herein for searching for entities based on trust score and geography. The trust score may be calculated between entities including, but not limited to, human users, groups of users, organizations, or businesses/corporations and may take into account a variety of factors, including verification data, network connectivity, publicly available information, ratings data, group/demographic information, location data, and transactions to be performed, among others.
Www.trustscience.com Inc.

Subtitling method and system

A method of retrieving supplementary data related to audio-video content with reference to a reference version of that content involves deriving an audio signature from audio-video content. The audio signature is searched against reference audio signatures of reference versions of the audio-video content.
British Broadcasting Corporation

Evaluating parse trees in linguistic analysis

A computer-implemented method includes identifying at least one parse tree. The method includes identifying a pattern library.
International Business Machines Corporation

Document terminology parser system and method

A system and method are shown for automatically generating documents with customer preferred terminology that involves providing basic terminology documents for a system, storing customer specific terminology for customers, receiving requests for a basic terminology document, searching the basic terminology document for a tag placeholder corresponding to a redefined term in the customer specific terminology for a customer, replacing the tag placeholder with the redefined term in order to create a customer specific terminology document for the customer, and providing the customer specific terminology document for display. In one embodiment, a multi-tenant system may provide different customers of the system with their own specific terminology for basic documents..
Netsuite Inc.

Sr-iov-supported storage resource access method and storage controller and storage device

An sr-iov-supported storage resource access method is disclosed, the method includes: consolidating a storage medium as a unified storage resource, and dividing the unified storage resource into multiple storage sub-resources; allocating the storage sub-resources to at least one of a pf or a vf according to a preset allocation rule, and maintaining a resource allocation table including a mapping relationship between the storage sub-resources and at least one of pf or vf; receiving a host command sent by a virtual machine to a destination vf or by a virtual machine monitor to a destination pf; and searching the resource allocation table according to destination vf or destination pf, and performing, on a storage sub-resource corresponding to destination pf or destination vf and according to the mapping relationship between the storage sub-resources and the pf or the vf in the resource allocation table, an operation corresponding to the host command.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Computerized search system providing nested application card results

A search server includes a storage device that stores card records. Each of the card records includes information associated with a respective application card to be provided in response to search queries.
Quixey, Inc.

Method and gesture-based searching

A content searching technique that includes sensing at least three types of input gestures from a user, each of the at least three input gestures representative of a respective one of a search term, a class of assets to be searched and a location to be searched. The sensed at least three types of input gestures are translated into the search term, the class of assets to be searched and the location to be searched.
Thomson Licensing

Metal detector using coils with multiple detection zones to identify targets while moving

A metal detector with multiple detection zones of alternating polarity achieved by means of multiple coil windings such that when a target moves across it, a detection signal of alternating polarity is generated with a waveform shape which replicates the pattern of zones, a distinctive detection waveform which enables enhanced recognition of target presence while in motion. Balance to external emi enables the use of large coils for non-swinging searching at high area searching rates..

Preparative separation liquid chromatograph system and preparative separation condition searching method

Provided is a preparative separation liquid chromatograph system and preparative separation condition searching method which allows for an easy setting of the preparative separation condition. A sample temporally separated into components by a separation column is introduced into a detector and a fraction collector, with each component fractionated and collected by the fraction collector based on the result of a detection by the detector.
Shimadzu Corporation

Method and system for guiding route using smart signages

A route guidance method and system using smart signages is disclosed. The route guidance method may include obtaining user information of a user or an object from a first smart signage detecting an access of the user, searching a database for route information about a route to a stored destination corresponding to the user information, identifying a second smart signage being separate from the first smart signage by a distance in a direction of the destination among a plurality of smart signages being on the route of the route information, and extracting, from the route information, a partial route from the first smart signage to the second smart signage and providing the extracted partial route to the first smart signage..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Instit Ute

Pt (iv) complexes containing 4,4'-disubstituted-2,2'-bipyridyl and their use in cancer therapy

Platinum-containing compounds for the treatment of disease, such as, for example, cancer, are provided herein. Specifically, platinum pt(iv) complexes with a substituted 2,2′-bipyridine ring structure are provided, as are methods for using the complexes.
The Board Of Regents Of The Nevada System Of Higher Education On Behalf Of The University Of

Method and automated animal trapping

Methods and apparatuses are shown for selectively capturing a targeted animal that are directed to capturing an animal in a capture module having a one way capture mechanism and, using instructions executing in a controller, sensing the animal in an identification module and, responsive thereto, capturing an image of the animal, analyzing the captured image to identify whether the animal is a targeted animal, if the animal is the targeted animal, processing the animal, and releasing the animal. Additional examples involve performing chromatic or pattern analysis on the captured image, using the chromatic or patent analysis results, searching a database for machine recognized animal colors or patterns, generating a probabilistic assessment based on color or pattern of whether the animal in the identification module is the targeted animal, and generating a target determination indication based on the probabilistic assessment based on color or pattern.

Techniques for long term evolution licensed assisted-access(lte laa) coexistence with other radio access technologies

Apparatus and methods for long term evolution (lte) licensed-assisted access (laa) communications at a user equipment (ue) are described herein. In an aspect, an example method includes a user equipment (ue) receiving a radio resource control (rrc) message from an enb and searching for a discovery reference signal (drs) associated with a secondary cell (scell) of the enb based at least on the information received in the rrc message.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Method and video communication

A method for changing a communication network for video communication is provided. The method includes performing, by a user equipment (ue), video communication through a mobile communication network; searching for whether there is a wireless local area network (wlan) accessible by the ue; displaying, if a wlan accessible by the ue is found, the accessible wlan; and when the displayed wlan is selected by a user, changing a communication network for the video communication to perform the video communication through the selected wlan..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Got them

The system is configured to provide a mobile and web application for sharing the pictures and videos with the tagged persons. Also, an image sharing method comprising the steps of logging into a portable device by a plurality of interfaces, creating a plurality of images by the portable device, tagging the plurality of images for the plurality of tagged persons, searching for the plurality of tagged persons in a database by a means for data communication, shuttering the plurality of images with the plurality of tagged persons, recognizing a plurality of tagging of the plurality of images by the plurality of tagged persons, sharing a plurality of images with the plurality of tagged persons and receiving of the plurality of images by the plurality of tagged persons.

Image capturing apparatus, tracking device, control method, and storage medium

An image capturing apparatus according to an exemplary embodiment includes a touch panel unit that detects a touch operation. When a user touches the touch panel unit while the image capturing apparatus is in a mode of tracking a predetermined object, a system control unit sets an object search area for searching for the predetermined object.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Social proximity payments

An application or app on a payer's mobile device is used to discover people known to the user and who are in close proximity to the user at the time of a payment request. Discovery can be through searching contact lists and/or social networks of the payer and/or through the payer device discovering contacts around the payer and then searching the payer's contact or social network list to see if there are any matches.
Paypal, Inc.

System for resource accumulation triggering based on amount within an interval

Embodiments of the present invention provide a system for triggering alerts to accumulate system resources in response to deposit amounts exceeding a threshold. The system determines a threshold deposit amount based on a regulatory amount of deposited funds that must occur during a regulatory period before a report must be provided to a regulatory agency.
Bank Of America Corporation

Search and retrieval of real-time terminal states maintained using a terminal state database

A system for providing a device independent communication layer for connecting two remote telemedicine terminal devices at least partly based on searching a terminal state database for device independent, real-time terminal states of remote telemedicine terminal devices, comprising: one or more databases for storing data entries with data indicative of terminal states of a plurality of first remote telemedicine terminal devices; a tracking module configured for detection of real-time terminal states of the plurality of first remote telemedicine terminal devices for communication with the system; a terminal state aggregation module configured to collect real-time indications of terminal states; a search module for searching the data entries and the stored data; a device independent communication layer for coordinating communications between remote telemedicine terminal devices; and a device connection module for establishing connections, over the device independent communication layer, between one remote telemedicine terminal device and another remote telemedicine terminal device.. .
American Well Corporation

Systems and methods for remote demand based data management of clinical locations

A system and a method for managing one or more clinical protocols across multiple locations, including identify a clinical research location; capture a plurality of types of content from the administrator mobile device; analyze the captured content to determine one or more associated clinical protocols for the clinical research location; automatically select a workflow algorithm for each determined clinical protocol, the workflow algorithm configured to obtain stage based information and workflow items from the data store; and enable a mobile control interface for each determined clinical protocol, wherein the mobile control interface comprises monitoring of the stage based information and management of the workflow items associated with the clinical research location.. .
Parallel 6, Inc.

Approximate string matching optimization for a database

Software for processing a database query that includes: (i) receiving a query of a database including a search value; (ii) determining a distance between the search value and at least one reference value; (iii) determining a maximum distance from the search value to be used in searching a plurality of datasets of the database, wherein the maximum distance from the search value defines a search range and is based, at least in part, on the determined distance between the search value and the at least one reference value; (iv) determining a subset of datasets from the plurality of datasets that includes datasets for which a data range with respect to each reference value overlaps with the search range; and (v) performing approximate string matching for the search value on the subset of datasets.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Data searching database, apparatus and computer program for the same

The present invention provides a data searching method of database, apparatus and computer program for the same. The data searching apparatus of a database includes: a storage unit configured to store graph data; and a controller configured to store physical location information in which vertex and edge information included in the graph data is stored in the storage unit, and perform a search for the vertex and the edge based on the physical location information.
Bitnine Co., Ltd.

Method and device for mobile searching based on artificial intelligence

A method and a device for mobile searching based on artificial intelligence are provided in the present disclosure. The method includes: displaying a search box, and receiving a query inputted by a user via the search box; obtaining a search result according to the query, and displaying the search result on a search result page; after receiving a click instruction on the search result, displaying a context page corresponding to the search result; and after receiving a click instruction on a result in the search result or in the context page, displaying a content page corresponding to the result clicked.
Beijing Baidu Netcom Science And Technology Co., Ltd.

Method and system for searching phrase concepts in documents

A system and method for fast concept search in multiple documents where the concept is expressed by plurality of words, all of which have to be in the same sentence and within specified range. The system automatically finds equivalent expressions of the same concept, and returns as search results all documents in which the concept is contained..
Opisoftcare Ltd.

System and asynchronous retrieval of information from a server to a client based on incremental user input

A system and method for asynchronously retrieving information over a network based on incremental input. The system comprises a client part, a communication protocol, and a server part.
Masterobjects, Inc.

Systems and methods for filtering application search results

An application search system for providing search results to a plurality of partner devices includes a data processing module that receives data identifying a plurality of applications associated with one or more of a plurality of application categories and generates, based on the received data, a plurality of search indexes. Each of the search indexes corresponds to a respective one of the application categories.
Quixey, Inc.

Querying data set tables in a non-transactional database

A method and apparatus for facilitating data set query is disclosed. In the method and apparatus one or more tables may be created for the data set, whereby each table of the one or more tables may enable searching the data set using one or more records that are associated with one or more indices of the data set.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

In-memory journaling

Systems and methods for indexing and searching an event log to determine whether an object of a file system is current. An example method may comprise: arranging a plurality of events into multiple segments, the plurality of events comprising operations affecting a plurality of objects; generating multiple indexes in view of the one or more segments, the indexes comprising a composite index representing the plurality of objects modified by the plurality of events; and inspecting the composite index to determine an object of the plurality of objects is modified by at least one of the plurality of events..
Red Hat, Inc.

Systems and methods for storing, updating, searching, and filtering time-series datasets

A method includes generating from a time-series dataset multiple corresponding time-slice datasets. Each time-slice dataset has a corresponding time-slice time index and includes field-value data strings and associated field-value-time-index data strings, or pointers indicating the corresponding strings in an earlier time-slice dataset, that are the latest in the time-series dataset that are also earlier than the corresponding time-slice time index.
Moonshadow Mobile, Inc.

Method of searching for multimedia image

The present invention provides a method of searching for multimedia image. When a camera and a microphone are used for recording an image file, a software of speech recognition is used for converting the speech recorded by the microphone into a text file, and then the image file and the text file are combined to form a folder for storing into a data base.
National Taipei University Of Technology

Image metadata enrinchment generator

Certain aspects relate to systems and techniques for image metadata enrichment. Image metadata enrichment can be accomplished by taking a variety of structured and unstructured data associated with an image and integrating some or all of the structured and unstructured data into the metadata of the image.
Corelogic Solutions, Llc

Bidirectional hyperlink synchronization for managing hypertexts in social media and public data repository

A method for bidirectional hyperlink management of a hypertext associated with an on-line media is provided. The method may include searching the on-line media for at least one keyword associated with the hypertext.
International Business Machines Corporation

Selective inhibitors of constitutive androstane receptor

The compounds of the invention are antagonists of car, with specificity for car over other proteins including pxr. The disclosed compounds are useful in treating or controlling cell proliferative disorders, in particular oncological disorders, such as cancer.
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Inattention measurement device, system, and method

An inattention measurement device, system, and method wherein an index value indicating an inattention level of a subject is calculated based on information relating to a history of a gazing point of a subject when presented with a task of searching for a prescribed target.. .
National University Corporation Hamamatsu University School Of Medicine

Network access method and mobile communications terminal

Disclosed are a network access method and a mobile communications terminal, said method comprising the following steps: obtaining the geographical location information of a mobile communications terminal; if the geographical location information of said mobile communications terminal is not the home geographical location information of the mobile communications terminal, then selecting, according to the geographical location information of said mobile communications terminal, a visited public land mobile network matching said geographical location information; adding said visited public land mobile network to an equivalent public land mobile network list; searching for a network according to the appended equivalent public land mobile network list, and if the visited public land mobile network is found, then executing a network registration operation for said mobile communications terminal.. .
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Roaming network access method and apparatus

Embodiments of the present invention provide a roaming network access method and apparatus, where the method includes: searching, by user equipment, for at least one available network in a roaming area; acquiring, by the user equipment, historical roaming information, where the historical roaming information is used to record information about a network to which a registration attempt has been made when a user roams; adjusting, by the user equipment, a priority of the at least one found available network according to the historical roaming information; and successively selecting, by the user equipment in descending order of an adjusted priority of the at least one found available network, the at least one found available network as a registration attempt network, and attempting to register with the registration attempt network.. .
Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

Network access method and mobile communications terminal

Disclosed in the embodiments of the present invention are a network access method and a mobile communications terminal, comprising: determining a network standard supported by a mobile communications terminal; adding to an equivalent public land mobile network (eplmn) the network identifier of a public land mobile network (plmn) of the determined network standard supported by said mobile communications terminal; if a plmn matching the network identifier of said eplmn is discovered by searching, then establishing a communications connection between said mobile communications terminal and said matching plmn.. .
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Electronic device and searching for access point in local area network at electronic device

A method for searching for an access point in a local area network at an electronic device, in accordance with various embodiments, comprises: an operation for determining the moving level of the electronic device; and an operation for deciding, in accordance with the determination result of the moving level of the electronic device, whether or not an access point in the local area network is searched for. Other embodiments are possible..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Wireless device uplink signal transmission power control

A wireless device receives a message comprising a transmit power control (tpc) radio network temporary identifier (rnti), a primary tpc index for a primary pucch and a secondary tpc index for a secondary pucch. The wireless device searches a common search space of a primary cell for a downlink control information (dci) associated with the tpc rnti.
Ofinno Technologies, Llc

Method and improving positioning performance on a mobile device with carrier aggregation capabilities

Disclosed is a method and apparatus for performing a positioning process utilizing wireless communication network reference signals. The method may include processing, by a mobile device with carrier aggregation, a voice call via a first radio access technology (rat), the processing of the call causing second rat capabilities of the mobile device to go out of service.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Searching and displaying related content to a post in an activity stream

A method for searching and displaying content related to a post in an activity stream may include presenting, by a processor, an activity stream to a user. The activity stream may include a plurality of posts.
International Business Machines Corporation

A memory efficient packet classification method

A sci (split, compression and intersection) packet classifier, wherein the sci packet classifier comprises a construction module to generate rule id array, n pairs of isg and three binary search trees, and a lookup engine to look up the binary search trees and isgs to find the highest priority rule matching the incoming packet and to output a corresponding rule id.. .
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Developement Lp

System and improving speech recognition using context

A system and method are provided for improving speech recognition accuracy. Contextual information about user speech may be received, and then speech recognition analysis can be performed on the user speech using the contextual information.
Paypal, Inc.

System for geospatial mapping of cemetery properties

A cemetery geospatial mapping system and methods are provided for interactive map-based searching of cemetery properties. The cemetery geospatial mapping system comprises a mapping tools system that includes a component systems package.

Picture display method and apparatus

The present disclosure provides a picture display method and apparatus that relate to the field of image processing and are increase flexibility of picture display and reducing a memory occupation rate of a terminal on the premise of not modifying an attribute of an original picture. The method and apparatus include receiving an instruction for displaying a picture; obtaining, according to an identifier of a to-be-displayed picture included in the instruction, an original bitmap of the to-be-displayed picture and searching, a database of a current device for a pre-stored first rotation angle corresponding to the to-be-displayed picture; adjusting, according to a resolution of a current screen and/or a current window size, a display size of the original bitmap of the to-be-displayed picture, so as to obtain a compressed bitmap of the original bitmap; and displaying, according to the first rotation angle, a compressed bitmap of the original bitmap..
Hisense International Co., Ltd.

System, method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media related to concurrent presentation of retail facility maps

Techniques related to concurrent presentation of retail facility maps are disclosed. The techniques involve acquiring tracking data relating to a location of a mobile device in a retail facility and acquiring, using for a search engine module, map data relating to a layout of the retail facility.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Product placement engine and method

A product placement engine and method for automatically identifying products for association with a document, the engine including a parser, an analysis module adapted to determine word scores and to adjust the word scores of the words by predetermined weightings, a keyword constructor module adapted to construct a keyword query search string using words having the highest word scores, a search engine adapted to search a products database having product records to identify products satisfying the keyword query search string and assign product scores, and a post processing module adapted to identify word matches in each of the product records and the document and update the product score.. .
Cbs Interactive Inc.

Database mining techniques for generating customer-specific maps in retail applications

Techniques related to presentation of consumer-specific maps are disclosed. The techniques involve accessing, with a search engine module, from at least one database, map data defining a layout of a retail facility, product data identifying products for sale at the retail facility, location data defining a location of the products, purchase data relating to products previously purchased by a specific consumer, and promotion data identifying promotions available for the products.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Ads management in a browser application

An example method of managing ads in a browser application includes receiving a request to load a webpage referenced by a uniform resource locator (url). The webpage includes a set of ads, and each ad of the set of ads includes one or more ad resources.
Qualcomm Incorporated

System, method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media related to re-stocking maps

Techniques related to presentation of re-stocking maps are disclosed. The techniques involve accessing using a search engine module, from at least one database, map data relating to a layout of a retail facility, product data identifying products for sale at the retail facility, location data defining a location of products for sale at the retail facility, and inventory data providing an inventory level of the products for sale at the retail facility.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium

When searching for a registered image similar to a query image, an image processing apparatus estimates an area having a difference by comparing images determined to be similar if a plurality of similar images is found at the time of search of a similar image using an image feature amount in order to enhance search accuracy. Then, the image processing apparatus compares the query image with the plurality of images similar to the query image based on the difference area..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

System, method, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for evaluating search engine results and displaying a virtual pill case

Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media that assist pharmacy customers with medication adherence are disclosed. A user interface on a user device includes a virtual pill case including prescription information about a medication.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Maximizing content item information on a search engine results page

Methods, computer systems, and computer-readable storage media for maximizing information associated with content items on a search engine results page are provided. A total number of pixels available on the search engine results page is determined, and content items are received in response to a search query.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

User-trained searching application system and method

System, apparatus, user equipment, and associated computer program and computing methods are provided for suggesting websites that are relevant based on the user's browsing history and past search results. In one aspect, a hosted computer application stores the user's browsing history and search results using a cloud-based storage facility, and computing methods, using machine learning techniques, are operative to predict websites the user may want to visit next.

Method for launching web search on handheld computer

A method for remotely launching web search on a smartphone is disclosed. The method includes the steps of: a) wirelessly connecting a remote control with a microphone to the smartphone; b) opening a searching text input box; c) enabling the searching text input box with a voice ime (input method editor); d) speaking a word to be searched to the remote control; e) sending the voiced word to the handheld computer; f) transmitting the voiced word to a search engine with a speech recognition function through internet; and g) the search engine transmitting a search result to the smartphone..
I/o Interconnect, Ltd.

Search query reformulation using a user-selected term

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for processing voice commands. In one aspect, a method includes obtaining one or more search results that a search engine has identified as being responsive to a search query, receiving a term that the user has selected from the search results, receiving user input selecting promotion, demotion, or phrase search criteria for the term, and automatically reformulating the search query based on the term and the promotion, demotion, or phrase search criteria..
Google Inc.

Endorsing local search results

Methods and systems for improving user search experience with a search engine by providing a way for associated users to create and share personalized lists of local search results and/or advertisements through endorsements of such local search results and/or ads. Local search endorsements can be used to personalize the search engine's ranking of local search results by offering a way for users to re-rank the results for themselves and for those who trust them..
Google Inc.

Patent searching method in connection to matching degree

A patent searching method in connection to a matching degree, wherein the patent searching method is applied in a patent searching system to search a patent specification having a plurality of patent sections including abstract, description, and claims, in a patent database, the patent searching method comprising: a keyword designating step of receiving a designated keyword including at least one component keyword so as to determine a searching condition, and a search determining step of determining a matching degree of the patent specification in connection to the designated keyword, wherein there are a plurality of derived patent specifications, and the matching degree of each derived patent specification in connection to the designated keyword is assigned a searching weighted result value obtained by adding up at least one searching weighted value which is assigned to all component keywords belonging to the designated keyword.. .
Integral Search International Ltd.

Tag selection, clustering, and recommendation for content hosting services

Content object tags at a content hosting service are used to classify stored content objects. Tags and clusters of tags (groups of one or more associated tags) can be recommended to a user of the content hosting service based on a user context, such as the browsing, viewing, uploading, or searching of content objects.
Deviantart, Inc.

Content item and source detection system

To improve efficiency of computing devices and improve the user experience thereon when searching for content items, the systems and methods disclosed herein provide content item and source detection. Non-textual input is converted to a searchable format and corresponding content items are searched for based on the searchable format..
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc.

Identification of synthetic examples for improving search rankings

Methods, systems, and machine-readable media for identifying synthetic media file examples to train a supervised machine learned ranking algorithm to rank relevance of media files to a search query are provided. In one aspect, a method includes identifying a search query for a search engine for a collection of media files from previously received search queries, and selecting at least one training media file from the collection as a synthetic negative example for the search query.
Shutterstock, Inc.

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

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

Coupled device deployment location classification

Various embodiments herein each include at least one of devices, methods, and software for coupled device deployment location classification in an automated manner. One embodiment, in the form of a method, includes searching a device tree of a computing device to identify any devices of interest.
Ncr Corporation

Data recovery method and storage device

A data recovery method includes receiving a first physical address of a data block included in a to-be-recovered file sent by a server, searching in a recovery snapshot according to the first physical address of the data block included in the to-be-recovered file, obtaining a second physical address, in a resource volume, of a modified data block in the to-be-recovered file according to a correspondence between a first physical address of the modified data block and the second physical address, in the resource volume, of the modified data block recorded in the recovery snapshot, where the recovery snapshot is a snapshot volume used to recover the to-be-recovered file, and recovering, in the source volume, the to-be-recovered file according to the second physical address, in the resource volume, of the modified data block in the to-be-recovered file.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Method for processing application and terminal

The present disclosure provides a terminal and a method for processing an application. The method includes: monitoring a temperature change state of a cpu; searching for an app with a first cpu occupancy rate exceeding a corresponding normal numerical range if it is monitored that a second cpu occupancy rate is also in an increase state upon monitoring that temperature of the cpu is in an increase state; determining the app as an app that causes a temperature increase of the cpu; and stopping using the app that causes the temperature increase of the cpu.
Beijing Kingsoft Internet Security Software Co., Ltd.

Method and system for determining architectural designs for software application

The present disclosure relates to a method and system for determining architectural designs for software application. The architectural designs are determined by design retrieval system.
Wipro Limited

Application search system and method using rotational user interface elements

A search system includes a memory storing application records that each corresponds to an application and includes data related to an attribute of the corresponding application. A processor executes instructions stored in the memory.
Quixey, Inc.

Predictive text input

A predictive text input method and device, wherein said predictive text input method includes: detecting an input by a user; acquiring a prediction basis according to a historical text already input and a current input position, wherein said prediction basis is a preset word length of an input text based on the current input position; searching in a database according to said prediction basis to obtain a prediction result, wherein said prediction result includes at least two stages of prediction candidate words in subsequent based on said prediction basis. This disclosure can provide an efficient prediction with a prediction result which is more corresponding with the users' expectations, so as to provide a more fluent predictive text input experience..
Shanghai Chule (coo Tek) Information Technology Co., Ltd.

Planning of computer numerical control (cnc) machining operations with the aid of a digital computer

A web-based system and method creates one or more qualitatively distinct process plans for machining a part. The surfaces of the part are modeled and parameters for a plurality of cnc machining tools are obtained, including the orientations along which the tool cuts away raw material.
Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated

Towed, autonomous, or remotely controlled airborne mobile system including a plurality of reflection structure sections and shapes adapted for attracting attention of search systems configured for sensing pattern recognition based electromagnetic or visual reflections from the structures and shapes and related methods

Methods and structures associated with a towed, autonomous, or remotely controlled airborne mobile system including a plurality of reflection structure sections and shapes adapted for attracting attention of search systems configured for sensing pattern recognition based electromagnetic or visual reflections from the structures and shapes and related methods. .
The United States Of America As Represented By The Secretary Of The Navy

Network access method and mobile communication terminal

An embodiment of the present disclosure provides a network access method, including logging in to a shared server via a shared account, if a mobile communication terminal detects that a network identification of a plmn of a visited place does not exist in a local memory; searching the shared network information in the shared server online via a network and acquiring the network identification of the plmn of the visited place from the shared network information, after the shared server is logged in to; adding the network identification of the plmn of the visited place to an eplmn list by the mobile communication terminal; and accessing a network according to the eplmn list.. .
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Field programmable object array having image processing circuitry

A field programmable object array integrated circuit has video data compression capability. The integrated circuit comprises an array of programmable objects and a video compression co-processor communicatively coupled to the array of objects.
Nytell Software Llc

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

Image forming apparatus 1 that shortens warm-up time is provided. Accordingly, image forming apparatus 1 is an asymmetrical multiprocessing configuration provided with auxiliary memory part 21 shared between main control part 10 and sub control part 11.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Secure assertion attribute for a federated log in

Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, computer program product, and system for authenticating a user. The application server receives a user log in request and determines if a unique identification accompanies the received user log in request.
International Business Machines Corporation

Information display method and information display device

An object of the present invention is to display an advertisement so that relevance to a search term is clarified in an advertisement display for a search service. An information display device 10 according to the present invention includes: a map creation unit 121 configured to arrange, on a surface, an information population including arbitrary items of information based on closeness of contents of the items of information; an additional information arrangement unit 122 configured to, responsive to acquiring additional information that is different from the information population including the arbitrary items of information, arrange the additional information in the vicinity of an item of information having contents close to those of the additional information among the items of information arranged on the surface; a display unit 123 configured to display a map in which points representing the respective items of information included in the information population and a point representing the additional information are arranged on the surface; and an additional information display unit 124 configured to, responsive to the point representing the additional information being selected on the map, display the additional information..
Toor Inc.

Searchable database of trained artificial intelligence objects that can be reused, reconfigured, and recomposed, into one or more subsequent artificial intelligence models

An ai database hosted on cloud platform is configured to cooperate with a search engine and an ai engine. The ai database stores and indexes trained ai objects and its class of ai objects have searchable criteria.
Bonsai Ai, Inc.

Methods and apparatuses for performing object tracking using graphs

Solutions for object tracking problems are presented by gathering images using one or more cameras, processing the gathered images to generate a directed acyclic graph, using the directed acyclic graph to determine a path cover that achieves maximum weight and satisfies one or more positive or negative constraints, and using the path cover to solve the object tracking problem. A first set of solutions utilizes trellis graphs, a second set of solutions employs a greedy approach, and a third set of solutions uses search algorithms..
Bae Systems Information And Electronic Systems Integration Inc.

Construction heuristic metabolic co-expression network and the system thereof

The present invention discloses a construction method for heuristic metabolic co-expression network and the system thereof. Based on the max-dependent criteria, the present invention treats the characterized multivariate mutual information of a plurality of metabolites as mutual function value, and applies an optimization searching for the best feature subset, with a heuristics computational intelligence multimodal optimization algorithm.
Shenzhen University

System and conducting a search using a wireless mobile device

A method and system are provided by which a wireless mobile device takes a vocally entered query and transmits it in a text message format over a wireless network to a search engine; receives search results based on the query from the search engine over the wireless network; and displays the search results.. .
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Searching relational and graph databases

A technique includes in a relational database query engine, receiving a query associated with a relational data structure. The received query includes a database graph query.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp

Mri database and mechanism for searching

An example of a system may include a processor subsystem; and a memory device comprising instructions, which when executed by the processor subsystem, cause the processor subsystem to: access at an application executing on a user device, a set of device characteristics of an implantable medical device (imd); search a database of magnetic resonance imaging (mri) scanners to identify a search result, the search result including mri scanners that are safe for the imd based on the set of device characteristics, and the search result in a geographic area; and present the search result on the user device.. .
Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation

Methods and systems for searching computer-aided design data

Methods and systems for searching computer-aided design (cad) data. One method includes receiving a selection of a type of cad metadata, displaying a user interface including at least one input mechanism for receiving a search parameter associated with the type of cad metadata, and receiving the search parameter through the user interface.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Method for searching related entities through entity co-occurrence

A method for searching for related entities using entity co-occurrence is disclosed. Embodiments of the method may be employed in any search system that may include at least one search engine, at least one entity co-occurrence knowledge base, an entity extraction module, and at least an entity indexed corpus.
Qbase, Llc

System and reliability, availability, and serviceability

A system and method may include determining robustness of a target computer, gathering information regarding the target computer from a research engine, determining an order in which software packages are upgraded, dynamically adjusting the robustness of the target computer, returning data for a found component of the target computer, crawling the web looking for content related to a submission request, and updating data in a repository.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

System and reliability, availability, and serviceability

A system and method may include determining robustness of a target computer, gathering information regarding the target computer from a research engine, determining an order in which software packages are upgraded, dynamically adjusting the robustness of the target computer, returning data for a found component of the target computer, crawling the web looking for content related to a submission request, and updating data in a repository.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Performing caching utilizing dispersed system buffers

In one general embodiment, a computer-implemented method includes receiving at a first system a request for data, searching one or more local buffers within the first system for the requested data, determining whether the requested data is located within an additional buffer of an additional system in communication with the first system, in response to determining that the one or more local buffers within the first system do not contain the requested data, receiving the requested data by the first system from the additional buffer of the additional system, in response to determining that the requested data is located within the additional buffer of the additional system, and retrieving the requested data from a data disk within the first system, in response to determining that the requested data is not located within the additional buffer of the additional system.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Playlist-only media items

In some implementations, a computing device can be configured to manage playlist-only media items for a user's media library. For example, when a user adds a media item to a playlist, the user can be presented with an option to add the media item to the playlist as a playlist-only media item.
Apple Inc.

Intelligent adjustment method when video camera performs automatic exposure and apparatus therefor

The present invention relates to the field of video camera image processing. Disclosed are an intelligent adjustment method when a video camera performs automatic exposure and an apparatus therefor.
Hangzhou Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd.

Methods, systems, and software for identifying bio-molecules with interacting components

The present invention provides methods for rapidly and efficiently searching biologically-related data space. More specifically, the present invention provides methods for identifying bio-molecules with desired properties, or which are most suitable for acquiring such properties, from complex bio-molecule libraries or sets of such libraries.
Codexis, Inc.

Benzimidazole compounds, use as inhibitors of wnt signaling pathway in cancers, and methods for preparation thereof

The present disclosure is concerned with benzimidazole compounds that are capable of inhibiting wnt signaling and methods of treating disease states such as, for example, cancer, using these compounds. 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..
Uab Research Foundation

Apoe mimetic peptides and higher potency to clear plasma cholesterol

Disclosed are synthetic apolipoprotein e-mimicking peptides, derivatives thereof, and related peptides, which are useful as therapeutic agents for reducing plasma cholesterol; synthetic methods of making the peptides; pharmaceutical compositions comprising the peptides, and methods of treating lipid and metabolic disorders using the disclosed synthetic apolipoprotein e-mimicking peptides and compositions thereof. 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..
Lipimetix Development, Llc

Compositions for inhibition of insect sensing

In one aspect, the invention relates to chemical modulators of insect olfactory receptors. In particular, compounds and compositions are provided that can inhibit sensory (e.g., host targeting) functions in airborne insects such as mosquitoes.
Vanderbilt University

Wireless communication device, wireless communication method and program

A wireless communication device, a wireless communication method, and a program are provided in which even when communications in a plurality of kinds of wireless communication modes are performed via a single antenna, the communications in these wireless communication modes can coexist and the communications can be appropriately performed. In the case where communications in a bt wireless communication mode in which processing of searching for registered target devices 4 is repeatedly executed at predetermined execution intervals in order to connect to the registered target devices 4 and in a wi-fi wireless communication mode are performed via a single antenna 21, the execution intervals of searching for the registered target devices 4 via bt are changed to a value larger than a reference interval during at least a part of a period during which wi-fi communication is being performed or wi-fi communication is enabled..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and device-to-device communication

A device-to-device (d2d) communication method is provided. The d2d communication method includes the operations of receiving, by a first terminal, system information including a threshold value for link quality with a base station (bs) from the bs, measuring, by the first terminal, the strength of a signal from a serving cell, comparing, by the first terminal, the measured strength of the signal with the threshold value, and searching for a second terminal acting as a relay between the first terminal and a network when the measured strength of the signal is less than the threshold value on the basis of the compared result..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Semantic analysis and delivery of alternative content

A method, computer program product, and system for identifying attributes of a link embedded in a digital communication, generating a list of alternative links based on the identified link attributes by searching the internet for alterative links; organizing the list of alternative links based on characteristics of a recipient of the digital communication, and selecting an alternate link from the list of alternative links based on the characteristics of the recipient, wherein the selected alternate link provides comparable content to the recipient as the link.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Apparatus and food search service

An apparatus for food search service includes a food region extractor configured to perform detection in regions in an image where food is present and extract a plurality of candidate regions; a candidate region refiner configured to cluster the candidate regions into groups according to a ratio of overlap between the candidate regions; and a search result generator configured to determine a position of a food region and a food item from the grouped candidate regions.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

System and automated retail product accounting

A system and method including collecting image data of a purchase receipt; converting image data to machine readable data; generating a receipt model including at least one line item from the machine readable text data; selecting a product profile to associate with a line item through one of a tiered set of receipt heuristics, that includes: through a direct identifier heuristic, searching for a product identifier from a line item that corresponds to a product profile, and through an approximate match heuristic, calculating a score for the line item compared to at least one product profile of a master product list; and accounting for the selected product profile of the line item.. .
Scoutit, Inc.

Method for processing knowledge or information, device, and computer program

To use a computer to automatically process knowledge in the same manner as prolog, the knowledge being expressed in a format wherein variables are embedded in natural language, and to achieve comprehensive deduction and solution searching at the predicate logic level. As in the input of prolog “facts,” “rules,” and “goals,” in the present invention a person uses character types, delimiters, or escape characters to distinguish the constant portions and the variable portions of content that is equivalent to “literal” in prolog and inputs the content into a computer.
Knowrelsystem, Inc.

Providing image search templates

Techniques for providing image search templates are provided. An image search template may be associated with an image search query to aid the user in capturing an image that will be appropriate for processing the search query.
Google Inc.

Remote control device and operating method thereof

An operating method of a remote control device according to an embodiment of the present invention includes searching at least one of the image display device and external devices, and acquiring device information on at least one of the searched image display device and external devices. The remote control device receives an input first fingerprint for a user preference setting operation of setting at least one of the image display device and external devices to a personalized setting of a user, and acquires user preference setting information including a setting value of the user preference setting operation on the basis of the acquired device information and a first fingerprint image corresponding to the input first fingerprint.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Systems and methods for data mining and automated generation of search query rewrites

Various embodiments include systems and methods for data mining of search engine and network operations to automatically identify query events. Data aggregated from such query events and stored as query history data may be processed to identify query ranking mismatches.
Ebay Inc.

Hierarchical visual faceted search engine

A system for performing a hierarchical visual faceted search includes a media platform comprising processors configured to: provide a selector user interface (ui) adapted to receive selection criteria; provide a first level menu comprising first level selection criteria including a first selection criterion; receive an indication to add the first selection criterion to the selector ui; provide a second level menu comprising second level selection criteria corresponding to the first selection criterion, wherein the second level selection criteria includes a second selection criterion; receive an indication to add the second selection criterion to the selector ui; add the first selection criterion and the second selection criterion to the selector ui; and execute a search to identify digital objects satisfying the first and the second selection criterion based on a content of the selector ui.. .
Regwez, Inc.

Generating answers to questions using information posted by users on online social networks

In one embodiment, a method includes a method comprising, by one or more computing devices of an online social network, receiving, from a client system of a first user of the online social network, a post that is parsed to identify a query, identifying one or more topics and one or more query-domains matching the query, searching an answers-index to identify one or more query-answer sets responsive to the query and matching at least one of the identified topics and at least one of the identified domains, searching, for each entity identified in each query-answer set, a posts-index to identify one or more comments corresponding to the identified entity, calculating a score for each comment based on social signals associated with the comment, and sending, to the client system of the first user, a suggested-answers page including references to each comment having a score greater than a threshold score.. .
Facebook, Inc.

Content search for versioned database data

Embodiments disclosed herein provide systems, methods, and computer readable media for searching content in versioned database data. In a particular embodiment, a method provides obtaining a first data version of database data and indexing the first data version to create a first index.
Datos Io Inc.

Information processing system and information processing method

An information processing system includes an image search system and a customer-side system. The image search system includes a module distributer and a searcher.

Query conversion for converting structured queries into unstructured queries for searching unstructured data

Technologies are described herein for executing queries expressed with reference to a structured query language against unstructured data. A user issues a structured query through a traditional structured data management (“sdm”) application.
Splunk Inc.

System and methods thereof for recommending tags for multimedia content elements based on context

A system and method for recommending tags for a multimedia content element to be tagged. The method includes obtaining a plurality of signatures for the multimedia content element to be tagged, wherein each of the generated signatures represents a concept, wherein each concept is a collection of signatures and metadata representing the concept; correlating between the plurality of signatures to determine at least one context of the multimedia content element to be tagged; searching for at least one contextually related multimedia content element, wherein each contextually related multimedia content element matches at least one of the determined at least one context; and identifying at least one tag, wherein each identified tag is associated with at least one of the at least one contextually related multimedia content element; generating a recommendation including the identified at least one tag..
Cortica, Ltd.

Media table for a digital document

A media table can be created by searching a digital document to identify media content within the digital document in a format associated with a client device and creating a media table containing a view of each of the identified media content.. .
Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

Entity-based external functionality for software developers

A system stores information identifying functions and corresponding unique identifiers. Each of the functions corresponds to external functionality available from third party applications.
Quixey, Inc.

Data search method, memory storage apparatus, and memory control circuit unit

A data search method, a memory storage apparatus, and a memory control circuit unit are provided. The method includes: detecting a boot signal; sending a first read command sequence based on a first grouping rule corresponding to grouping a first number of physical sub-units into one physical unit and then determining whether a system information of a rewritable non-volatile memory module is read; sending a second read command sequence based on a second grouping rule corresponding to grouping a second number of physical sub-units into one physical unit if the system information is not read; and operating the rewritable non-volatile memory module based on the system information.
Phison Electronics Corp.

Seamless pagination

A search engine determines a number of pages to present to a user based on one or more of a variety of factors. The search engine may send the search results to a client machine, which may present a subset of the results along with a pagination control in a scrollable interface.
Paypal, Inc.

Method and image selection

Disclosed in the embodiments of the disclosure is a method of selecting images for quickly selecting multiple images from a gallery of a mobile device, comprising: sequentially searching for a location image in the gallery; if the location image can be found, using the location image as a boundary and selecting the multiple images from other images of the plurality of images outside of the boundary; if the location image cannot be found, selecting multiple images from the plurality of images of the gallery; marking the selected images. Locating images via marking minimizes the interference in image selection, improves the efficiency in filtering images, and shortens the time therein, reducing the cost in selecting images..
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Pattern transformation

Disclosed herein is a method for transforming cutting data for configuring a cutting machine for a cutting process. The method comprises a computing device: obtaining first cutting data that comprises patterns and an associated multiplicity of each pattern, wherein the multiplicity of a pattern is the number of times the pattern is repeatedly used in a cutting process; and transforming the first cutting data into second cutting data, wherein the number of patterns comprised by the second cutting data is less than the number of patterns comprised by the first cutting data; wherein each pattern comprises a plurality of items and the widths of the items in a pattern define knife positions of a cutting machine during a cutting process; and transforming the first cutting data into second cutting data comprises the steps of: determining a subset of patterns; searching for a new seed pattern, wherein the new seed pattern comprises items within the subset of patterns and the new seed pattern has a larger multiplicity than at least one of the patterns in the subset of patterns; searching, in response to finding a new seed pattern, for a plurality of further patterns comprising all of the items of the subset other than those used by the new seed pattern such that said new seed pattern and said further patterns consist of all of the items of the subset of patterns and the total number of patterns comprised by said new seed pattern and said further patterns is less than the total number of patterns in the subset of patterns; and generating second cutting data that comprises said new seed pattern and said further patterns as well as the patterns that were not included in the subset of patterns.
Greycon Ltd.

Authentication method, mobile communications authentication platform, and device

Embodiments disclose an authentication method, a mobile communications authentication platform, and a device. The method of the embodiments of the present invention includes: receiving, by a mobile communications authentication platform, first identifier information of a first device and second identifier information of a second device.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Device-to-device content providing method

The present disclosure relates to a device-to-device (d2d) content providing method, and relates to a method for enabling d2d content transmission through a link with a communication control server for supporting d2d content transmission. To this end, the d2d content providing method can comprise the steps of: generating, by a terminal, an adjacent terminal list by searching for at least one connectable adjacent terminal; transmitting, to a communication control server, the adjacent terminal list and a d2d communication request for content including information on an available communication interface by the terminal; receiving, from the communication control server, information on one or more content providing terminals, which can provide the content selected on the basis of the information on the communication interface among adjacent terminals included in the adjacent terminal list, by the terminal; and making a request, to the content providing terminal, and receiving the content by the terminal..
Sk Telecom Co., Ltd.

System and providing program recommendations through multimedia searching based on established viewer preferences

A system and method is disclosed for processing viewer profiles and program metadata from a number of sources to provide viewing suggestions and recommendations to one or more viewers.. .
At&t Intellectual Property Ii, L.p.

Location-specific audio capture and correspondence to a video file

An aspect includes gathering audio feeds captured from sources at a function. Each of the audio feeds is annotated with metadata identifying a time of capture and geo-coordinates of a location of the source.
International Business Machines Corporation

Travel path setting apparatus, setting travel path, and recording medium

A travel path setting apparatus includes an information acquiring unit, a memory, a predictable scenario creating unit, and a path searching unit. The information acquiring unit acquires surrounding information on a surrounding situation of a movable body.
Fuji Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Object position tracking using motion estimation

Tracking position of at least one object in video frames. The tracking includes processing an initial frame of a set of frames, the processing the initial frame using feature extraction to identify locations of features of the at least one object.
International Business Machines Corporation

Information search method and information search device

A computer-implemented method for searching information and an electronic device are disclosed. The method includes: receiving, at one or more computing devices, a search term; acquiring, at the one or more computing devices, a 3d search result corresponding to the search term if the search term includes a 3d search requirement, in which the 3d search result includes a 3d picture and one or more service items corresponding to the 3d picture; displaying, at the one or more computing devices, the 3d search result; determining, at the one or more computing devices, a service item selected by a user; and processing, at the one or more computing devices, the 3d picture according to the service item.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

System and self-adapting keyword prediction

A system and method for implementing keyword prediction for search engine marketing is presented. Historical search data is analyzed to find top search patterns in the form of n-grams.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.





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