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 Method and  terminal to optimize network resource, and storage medium patent thumbnailMethod and terminal to optimize network resource, and storage medium
The present document discloses a method for a terminal optimizing network resources, including: a terminal monitoring whether a network changes in real time according to a network code for identifying the network; when monitoring that the network changes, searching for a signaling connection release indication (scri) policy adapted to the current network in a pre-stored scri policy table; the terminal reading a state of each internal module of the terminal; and determining to send scri signaling to a network side according to the scri policy and the state of each internal module for the network side to release network resources of the terminal according to the scri signaling. Meanwhile, the present document further discloses an apparatus for a terminal optimizing network resources and a storage medium..
Zte Corporation


 Method for participating in nan cluster in wireless communication system and device therefor patent thumbnailMethod for participating in nan cluster in wireless communication system and device therefor
Disclosed are a method by which a nan terminal participates in a nan cluster and a nan terminal device therefor. The method by which a nan terminal participates in a nan cluster, according to the present invention, can comprise the steps of: searching for a nan cluster; and receiving a nan beacon frame from any one of a plurality of nan clusters if the plurality of nan clusters are retrieved.
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Fast return failure handling in a wireless network patent thumbnailFast return failure handling in a wireless network
A user equipment (ue) may reduce potential delay when attempting to return to a first radio access technology (rat) after a circuit-switched fall back (csfb) call releases at a second rat. The ue may first determine its speed when the csfb call releases.
Qualcomm Incorporated


 Method and  video communication patent thumbnailMethod 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.


 Zero-wait publishing, searching, and queuing systems and methods patent thumbnailZero-wait publishing, searching, and queuing systems and methods
Zero-wait publishing, searching, and queuing systems and methods are disclosed. The system includes a local retail service engagement application installed on a mobile device.
Cloudtraq Llc


 Systems and methods for creating user-managed online pages (mappages) linked to locations on an interactive digital map patent thumbnailSystems and methods for creating user-managed online pages (mappages) linked to locations on an interactive digital map
Systems and methods are used to enable creating, searching, and managing user-managed online pages (e.g., mappages) linked to locations on an interactive digital map. In one aspect, the method includes, at a server system: receiving, from a client, a request to create a new mappage; prompting the client to select a type for the new mappage; prompting the client to select a template for the new mappage; providing the template to the client for inputting one or more content elements for the new mappage; receiving, from the client, the one or more content elements for the new mappage; prompting the client to identify a physical location associated with the new mappage; prompting the client to identify contact information associated with the new mappage; creating the new mappage, wherein the new mappage is associated with the identified physical location, the identified contact information, the client, the type, and a timestamp..

 Method and  processing interactions between devices patent thumbnailMethod and processing interactions between devices
A method for processing interactions between devices, includes: obtaining an interaction triggering message sent from a first device belonging to the gateway and including an identification of the first device; searching for an interaction execution message of a second device corresponding to the interaction triggering message from a pre-stored interaction binding message, according to the identification of the first device, wherein the second device belongs to the gateway and the interaction binding message includes an interaction logic between the first device and the second device; and sending the interaction execution message to the second device, wherein the second device is configured to operate according to the interaction execution message.. .
Xiaomi Inc.


 Systems and methods for carrier aggregation deployment and organization in unlicensed bands patent thumbnailSystems and methods for carrier aggregation deployment and organization in unlicensed bands
Described herein are systems and methods for carrier aggregation deployment and organization in unlicensed bands. A method may comprise scanning, by a transceiver within a base station, channels in a band of interest, reporting, by the transceiver, signal measurement information to the base station, cell searching, by the transceiver, channels in the band of interest, determining channel information for neighboring each channel, and transmitting, by the transceiver, the channel information to the base station..
Apple Inc.


 Book exchange platform,  an electronic device patent thumbnailBook exchange platform, an electronic device
A social media book exchange platform, system and method, for an electronic device executing an app comprises a server for reading medium and storing user information and book lists within the platform to provide a book swapping and selling app. The app has registration capability wherein a user can register on the electronic device setting-up a user account and login to the app as a registered user.

 Review text output system and review text output method patent thumbnailReview text output system and review text output method
For making it possible to output a review text beneficial to a search user, a review text output system includes: at least one processor; and at least one memory storing a plurality of instructions that, when executed by the at least one processor, cause the at least one processor to perform operations including: obtaining a first condition, which is a search condition for searching one or more commercial transaction objects; obtaining a second condition, which is a search condition for searching one or more commercial transaction objects; identifying one or more first review texts about one or more commercial transaction objects that satisfy the first condition and one or more second review texts about one or more commercial transaction objects that satisfy the second condition, the first review texts and the second review texts being created by a common reviewer; and outputting the second review texts. The first condition indicates a commercial transaction object related to a search user review text which has already been created by a search user.
Rakuten, Inc.


Method and system for searching images

There is disclosed a method of generating an index of images, the index of images for enabling comparison of the image against other images, the method executable at a server. The method comprises: determining at least one key for the index, the at least one key including at least a portion of a visual features composite parameter associated with an image to be indexed, the visual features composite parameter having been determined by executing steps of; identifying a first local region of the image and a second local region of the image..
Yandex Europe Ag

Searching system, searching unit, searching method, displaying search results, terminal unit, inputting unit, and record medium

A searching system for searching contents that were broadcast, the searching system having an inputting unit, a searching unit, and a terminal unit is disclosed, wherein the inputting unit comprises a first storing means for storing information representing at least time at which contents were broadcast corresponding to a predetermined operation, and a first communicating means for transmitting the information representing time stored in the storing means to an external unit, wherein the searching unit comprises a second storing means for correlatively storing information representing contents and broadcast time thereof, and a searching means for searching information representing the contents stored in the second storing means corresponding to the information representing time, and wherein the terminal unit comprises a second communicating means for receiving the information representing time transmitted from the inputting unit through the first communicating means, a third communicating means for transmitting the information representing time received by the second communicating means and receiving search results transmitted from the searching unit, and a first displaying means for displaying the information representing time received by the second communicating means and the search results by the searching unit.. .
Sony Corporation

Image-based faceted system and method

Disclosed herein is a system and method that facilitate searching and/or browsing of images by &lustering, or grouping, the images into a set of image clusters using facets, such as without limitation visual properties or visual characteristics, of the images, and representing each image cluster by a representative image selected for the image cluster. A map-reduce based probabilistic topic model may be used to identify one or more images belonging to each image cluster and update model parameters..
Yahoo! Inc.

Mobile visual search using deep variant coding

An approach for performing mobile visual search uses deep variant coding of images to reduce the amount of data transmitted from mobile devices to a search server and to provide more efficient indexing and searching on the search server. The amount of data used to represent an image varies depending upon the content of the image and is less than conventional fixed bit length hashing approaches.
Yahoo! Inc.

System and determining a contextual insight and providing recommendations based thereon

A system, method, and computer-readable medium for providing recommendations based on a user interest. The method includes: generating at least one signature for at least one multimedia content element; querying, based on the generated at least one signature, a user profile to identify the user interest related to the at least one multimedia content element; generating at least one contextual insight based on the user interest, wherein each contextual insight indicates a user preference; searching for at least one content item that matches the at least one contextual insight; and causing a display of the at least one matching content item as a recommendation..
Cortica, Ltd.

Memory system and controlling cache memory

According to one embodiment, a memory system includes first and second memories, and a controller configured to switch between first and second modes, search whether data of a logical address associated with a read command is stored in the first memory in the first mode, and read the data from the second memory without searching whether the data of the logical address associated with the read command is stored in the first memory in the second mode.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Systems and methods for efficient data searching, storage and reduction

A computer-implemented method, according to one embodiment includes, for each repository data chunk in repository data that comprises a plurality of the repository data chunks, generating a corresponding set of repository distinguishing characteristics (rdcs). Each set of rdcs is generated by: applying a hash function to the respective input data chunk or repository data chunk to generate a plurality of hashes, each hash comprising a hash value and a hash position within the data chunk, applying a first function to the plurality of generated hashes to identify a first subset of hashes distributed across the data chunk, applying a second function to the hash positions of the hashes of the first subset to identify a second subset of the plurality of generated hashes, and defining the second subset of hashes as the set of rdcs..
International Business Machines Corporation

Cpu frequency scaling apparatus and method

Cpu frequency scaling apparatus and method, which can select an optimal frequency based on a preset power versus efficiency table for a cpu when selecting the operating frequency based on the average load of the overall system during a specific time interval. The cpu frequency scaling apparatus includes a table generation unit for generating, for all cores, a power versus efficiency table, based on available frequencies for respective cores and power consumption values depending on loads at each frequency, an average load measurement unit for calculating an average load on all the cores, and a frequency determination unit for searching the power versus efficiency table for an optimal frequency, based on load information calculated by the average load measurement unit and current power consumption of all the cores, and determining a found optimal frequency to be a new operating frequency..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Sine wave generating apparatus and method

A sine wave generating apparatus comprises: a phase accumulating module, configured to acquire configuration information of a sine wave, and generate address information comprising integer address information and decimal address information; a value searching module, configured to search for first data information and second data information of the sine wave according to the integer address information; an interpolation module, configured to conduct interpolation between the first data information and the second data information, and acquire interpolation original data information of the sine wave according to the decimal address information; a random truncating module, configured to conduct truncation processing on the interpolation original data according to the bit width of the decimal address information and a pseudorandom sequence output value to acquire final interpolation data information of the sine wave; and a sine wave generating module, configured to generate image information of the sine wave according to the final interpolation data information of the sine wave.. .
Shenzhen Huiding Technology Co., Ltd.

Resilient flooring product and methods of making same

Described herein are resilient floor coverings made from non-vinyl materials and methods for manufacturing same. 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..
Columbia Insurance Company

Method for constructing docking protocol by using direct communication, and apparatus therefor

Disclosed are a method for constructing a docking protocol for using a docking service in a direct communication system, and an apparatus therefor. To this end, a method by which a first wireless device constructs a docking protocol with a second wireless device comprises: a step for searching for a probe; a step for searching for a service; a step for enabling the first wireless device to construct an application service platform (asp) session with the second wireless device; and a step for enabling the first wireless device to construct a docking protocol with the second wireless device.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and searching networks

An electronic device and network scan method thereof are provided. The electronic device includes a communication module connected to an antenna capable of transmitting signals to and receiving signals from a network, a memory configured to store a database including a plurality of items of network identification information and country information corresponding to each item of network identification information, and a processor configured to control the communication module to perform a first network scan with respect to a specified frequency band of a specified radio access technology (rat), determine country information using network identification information obtained by the first network scan and the database, and perform a second network scan with respect to a rat and a frequency band determined based at least an the determined country information..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Relevancy improvement through targeting of information based on data gathered from a networked device associated with a security sandbox of a client device

In one embodiment, a method of a relevancy-matching server includes generating a fingerprint data using a television, matching primary data generated from the fingerprint data with targeted data based on a relevancy factor, and searching a storage for the targeted data, a reference and/or a metadata. The primary data is a content identification data and/or a content identification history.

Method for searching for docking service and peripheral function by using direct communication and same

Disclosed are a method and an apparatus capable of searching for a docking service and a peripheral function incidental to the docking service in a direct communication system. To this end, a method by which a first wireless device searches for a peripheral function provided by a second wireless device can comprise the steps of: transmitting a probe request frame to the second wireless device by the first wireless device; and receiving a probe response frame from the second wireless device as a response to the search request, wherein the probe response frame can include a bitmap for indicating a name of the peripheral function supported by the second wireless device or the peripheral function supported by the second wireless device..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Conducting online meetings using natural language processing for automated content retrieval

A computer-implemented method of conducting an online meeting includes maintaining, by processing circuitry, an enterprise content management system storing metadata describing computer-renderable stored content items. The method further includes continually recognizing and analyzing, by the processing circuitry, speech of one or more participants in the online meeting to extract participant speech content.
Citrix Systems, Inc.

Image display system

An image display system including a plurality of terminals and at least one image display apparatus capable of communicating with the terminals via a network. The image display system includes a first storage part configured to store a connection information list used for connecting to the image display apparatus on the network, an update part configured to add, update, or delete connection information included in the connection information list stored in the first storage part to update the stored connection information list, a searching part configured to search the network for the terminals storing the connection information list, and an acquisition part configured to acquire the connection information list from the terminals detected by the searching part.

Identiy information including a schemaless portion

In response to a request of a first user, identity information for users is searched to retrieve a portion of the identity information corresponding to the first user. The identity information including fields, where a first subset of the fields is schemaless, and a second subset of the fields is interpreted according to a specified schema.
Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

Flow table modifying method, flow table modifying apparatus, and openflow network system

The present invention relates to a flow table modifying method, a flow table modifying apparatus, and an openflow network system. The flow table modifying method includes: receiving, by a switch, a modify flow entry message sent by a controller; searching, by the switch, a flow table corresponding to a flow table identifier for whether there is a flow entry matching to-be-modified target information; and in a case in which there is the flow entry matching the to-be-modified target information, changing, by the switch, a match field in the matched flow entry to a new match field.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Hardware data compressor using dynamic hash algorithm based on input block type

A hardware data compressor that compresses an input block of characters by replacing strings of characters in the input block with back pointers to matching strings earlier in the input block. A hash table is used in searching for the matching strings in the input block.
Via Alliance Semiconductor Co., Ltd.

Wireless video surveillance system & method with input capture and data transmission prioritization and adjustment

A surveillance system and method with at least one wireless input capture device icd(s) and a corresponding digital input recorder (dir) and/or another icd, including the steps of providing the base system; at least one user accessing the dir via user interface either directly or remotely; the dir and/or icd searching for signal from the icd(s) and establishing communication with them, and the system providing for input capture and data transmission prioritization, thereby providing a secure surveillance system having wireless communication for monitoring a target environment with prioritization capabilities.. .
Smartvue Corporation

Network-based property searching system having optimized search engine

A network-based property searching system having optimized search engine is disclosed herein. The property searching system comprising a computer system in electronic communication with an end user computer system and one or more remote data sources over a network, an optimization database including at least one pre-programmed database table identifying a geographic location and a plurality of geographic areas within a predetermined distance of the geographic location, an optimization engine which causes the computer system to: electronically receive over the network search criteria including a workplace location and commute criteria, querying the optimization database to identify a plurality of geographic areas to be searched that each satisfy the search criteria, electronically querying over the network the one or more remote data sources to identify individual properties located within the plurality of geographic areas to be searched, filtering the individual properties based on the search criteria..

Searching device, searching method, recording medium, and program

An identifier (232) identifies an alternative product to an attended product getting attention from a user. A searcher (231) searches, when a search condition is given, a group of products satisfying the search condition.
Rakuten, Inc.

Vector-based face recognition algorithm and image search system

Systems and methods for performing face recognition and image searching are provided. A system for face recognition and image searching includes an ingestion system, a search system, a user device, and a database of galley files that include feature vectors.
Noblis, Inc.

Searchable encryption processing system and searchable encryption processing method

A searchable encryption processing system includes a server including: a communication device to communicate with another device; a storage device configured to store as search target data, secret data obtained by concealing plaintext data, and a secret index obtained by concealing a plaintext index to classify the plaintext data; and an arithmetic device to execute a process including receiving, from a search client, a secret data query obtained by concealing a plaintext query, and a secret index query obtained by concealing a plaintext index, searching the storage device for a secret index matching the secret index query based on a predetermined searchable encryption technique, searching a secret data group classified by the matching secret index for secret data matching the secret data query, and returning the searched secret data to the search client.. .
Hitachi, Ltd.

System and determining suitable network paths

Finding user profiles in a computer system includes updating a graph database by referencing a user profile database that stores user profiles and that defines relationships among the user profiles. Each user profile contains data about a user.
Influitive Corporation

Computer implemented ranking, searching and managing contacts in electronic device

Disclosed is a processor based system and method for ranking, searching and managing contact information of a contact database. The said contact information is ranked based on various criteria, such as, who knows whom, similarity of interests, proximity of user devices, frequently dialed numbers, devices as well as simultaneously searching for similar information on the internet.

System and personalized snippet generation

A method of producing search results is disclosed. The method comprises, at a computerized search engine system distinct from a client system: receiving a search request associated with a user from the client system, the search request having one or more search terms; obtaining a user profile corresponding to the user, where the user profile is generated based in part on the user's prior computing activities, comprising one or more of browsing, searching, and messaging; obtaining search results for the search request; generating a personalized snippet for at least one of the search results in accordance with the obtained user profile, the snippet comprising a text portion of the search result chosen based on at least one or more search terms and one or more terms of the obtained user profile; and transmitting the search results and personalized snippet to the client system for display..
Google Inc.

System and methods for retrieving content based on context in a mobile environment

A system and methods for providing related content to a user accessing a first application configured to be monitored in a mobile device that includes detecting if the first application is specified in a defined configuration. If the first application is determined to be specified in the defined configuration, data may be retrieved from a predetermined context.
Lexmark International Technology, Sarl

Searching large data space for statistically significant patterns

According to embodiments of the present disclosure, a method and a distributed processing system are provided to discover statistically significant patterns from arbitrarily large data set by statistical analysis. The present disclosure provides new distributed system and algorithm of detecting statistical patterns of different orders.
Dataesp Private Ltd.

Memory system for optimized search access

A memory system and search method are provided for searching a multi-field longest prefix match (lpm) in a search term. The method provides a first lpm rule memory, where an lpm rule includes explicitly defined bit values in at least the n most significant bit (msb) positions in a field of digital information, where n is an integer greater than or equal to 0.
Blue Sage Communications, Inc.

Database keying with encoded filter attributes

A data processing method comprising the computer-implemented steps of using a database index key processing module in a computer, generating row keys for a data store, the data store comprising data records, each comprising at least a first element and a second element, each of the row keys comprising at least: a first portion comprising a first encoded value for the first element of a corresponding data item of the data records, a second portion comprising a second encoded value for the second element of the corresponding data item of the data records, storing the data records using the row keys, using a query processing module of the computer, receiving a search query comprising a first filter for the first element, translating the first filter into at least the first portion of a search key, and searching the dataset using the search key.. .
Xactly Corporation

Systems and methods for efficient data searching, storage and reduction

A computer program product for searching a repository of binary uninterpretted data, according to one embodiment, includes a computer readable storage medium having program instructions executable by a computer to cause the computer to perform a method comprising: analyzing, by the computer, segments of each of the repository and input data to determine a repository segment that is similar to an input segment, the analyzing including searching an index of representation values of the repository data for matching representation values of the input in a time independent of a size of the repository and linear in a size of the input data; and analyzing, by the computer, the similar repository segment with respect to the input segment to determine their common data sections while utilizing at least some of the matching representation values for data alignment, in a time linear in a size of the input segment.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and system for limiting share of voice of individual users

In various example embodiments, a system and method for limiting shares of voice of individual users in a result set are provided. In example embodiments, an entity providing each entry in a result set of a search is identified.
Ebay Inc.

Method and natural language search for variables

A method for natural language search for variables is provided. The method may include searching an index using key words from a user's natural language question and the context of the user's question.
Bank Of America Corporation

Tasks_rcu detection of tickless user mode execution as a quiescent state

A tasks_rcu grace period is detected whose quiescent states comprise a task undergoing a voluntary context switch, a task running in user mode, and a task running in idle-mode. A list of all runnable tasks is built.
International Business Machines Corporation

Tasks_rcu detection of tickless user mode execution as a quiescent state

A tasks_rcu grace period is detected whose quiescent states comprise a task undergoing a voluntary context switch, a task running in user mode, and a task running in idle-mode. A list of all runnable tasks is built.
International Business Machines Corporation

Small molecule composite surfaces as inhibitors of protein-protein interactions

A method of inhibiting a binding event between a target protein and a binding protein, comprising administering to a cell in vitro an effective amount of a non-naturally occurring bifunctional inhibitor molecule including (a) protein binding moiety, and (b) an effector region, wherein the protein binding moiety binds to a blocking protein, and wherein the effector region binds to the target protein in order to bind the target protein and the blocking protein and prevent access of the binding protein to the target protein. 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..

Method for controlling a seat by a mobile device, a computer program product, and a system

A method for controlling a seat is performed by a mobile device in cooperation with a database. The database contains at least one reference data set which contains a physical characteristic data and a seat setting data.
National Taiwan Normal University

Apparatus and searching for cell in wireless terminal

Methods and apparatuses are provided for searching for a cell by a communication processor (cp) of a wireless terminal having a plurality of antennas. One of the plurality of antennas is selected based on whether a secondary antenna is in a driving state and whether a finger of a rake receiver has been allocated.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Motion vector searching apparatus, motion vector searching method, and storage medium storing motion vector searching program

Provided is a motion vector searching apparatus capable of improving a degree of parallelism in parallel processing for a motion vector search without reducing accuracy of a motion vector. A motion vector searching apparatus according to the present invention includes control means for generating a plurality of potential vectors on the basis of a predetermined search area, motion vector memory means for storing first motion vectors that are each associated with a corresponding one of a plurality of blocks into which an input image is divided and selected as a motion vector from a position of a region of a reference image to the corresponding block, cost calculating means for calculating an evaluation value indicative of evaluation of a generated potential vector on the basis of the potential vector, the input image, the reference image, and the first motion vector for a corresponding one of a plurality of nearby blocks located around a target block contained in the input image, and vector selecting means for selecting, as a second motion vector of the target block, the potential vector given a high evaluation on the basis of the evaluation value from among the plurality of potential vectors..
Nec Corporatiion

Method device for image compression, having enhanced matching of fixed-width variable-length pixel samples strings

The present invention provides an image compression method and device. When a coding block is coded, first, second and third reconstructed reference pixel sample sets, of which position labels are not intersected, are searched to obtain one or more optimal fixed-width variable-length pixel sample matching strings according to a preset evaluation criterion.
Zte Corporation

Data transfer monitor system, data transfer monitor method and base system

Transfer of desired monitoring data is enabled while restraining a data storage capacity and transfer capacity. A base system senses an alert and generates an index for specifying collection target data that is data present within a predetermined collection target time including an alert occurrence time point, records the collection target data in association with the index, into a time-series data table, and stores alert identification information in association with the index, into an index specifying table.
Hitachi, Ltd.

Device and controlling electronic map

The present invention discloses a device and method for controlling zooming-in of an electronic map, a device and method for controlling zooming-out of an electronic map, a device and method for controlling panning of an electronic map, a device and method for computing tiles within a visual region of an electronic map, and a device and method for processing an electronic map tile request queue, wherein the method for controlling zooming-in of an electronic map comprises: determining a target display level to be reached via zooming in when receiving an instruction of zooming in the map, and searching out a plurality of target tiles that need to be displayed in the target display level; selecting a pre-loaded display level based on a relationship between a current display level and the target display level, and searching out pre-loaded tiles corresponding to the target tiles in the pre-loaded display level; acquiring the pre-loaded tiles and the target tiles according to an order of priority, loading and displaying the pre-loaded tiles by zooming in according to a level difference between the pre-loaded display level and the target display level; and after acquiring the target tiles, loading and displaying the target tiles so as to replace the zoomed-in pre-loaded tiles at corresponding positions.. .
Beijing Qihoo Technology Limited

Naked eye three-dimensional display panel and overdriving method thereof

The disclosure is related to a naked eye three-dimensional display panel and an overdriving method. The overdriving method comprises: obtaining target voltages and overdriving voltages of driving electrodes; searching overdriving periods corresponding to the target voltages and the driving voltages in a preset look-up table, wherein mapping relations for different values of the target voltages, the overdriving voltages and the overdriving periods are stored in the preset look-up table; generating overdriving signals according to the obtained target voltages, the obtained driving voltages and the searched overdriving periods; and driving the liquid crystal prism.
Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co. Ltd.

Systems and methods for communications regarding a management and scoring tool and search platform

A system and method for providing communications corresponding to a management and scoring tool and search platform. In one or more embodiments, the management and scoring tool and search platform allows remote devices to perform customized searching of previously scored units via communications using a user interface generated by the management and scoring tool.
Luxurinvest Llc

Methods and systems for automatically searching for related digital templates during media-based project creation

A method, system, and non-transitory physical storage medium for rendering theme-based digital assets in a media-based project having one or more searchable templates searchable through a graphical user interface (gui), the method including tagging each of the searchable templates with one or more tag words relative to each searchable template's content; automatically retrieving one or more tag words corresponding to a current template of a currently-active media-based project; automatically retrieving one or more related tag words that correspond to the tag words of the current template; automatically forming one or more tag groups for the current template, each tag group comprising one or more of the tag words and/or one or more of the related tag words; and automatically searching for one or more related templates from among the searchable templates using one or more of the tag groups as search terms in a search engine.. .
Interactive Memories, Inc.

Information processing apparatus and route search method

An information processing apparatus includes a storage unit and a processor. The storage unit is configured to store information on an obstacle within a three-dimensional space.
Fujitsu Limited

Method and system for high performance integration, processing and searching of structured and unstructured data

Disclosed herein are methods and systems for integrating an enterprise's structured and unstructured data to provide users and enterprise applications with efficient and intelligent access to that data. In accordance with exemplary embodiments, the generation of classification information about unstructured data can be hardware-accelerated by processing streaming unstructured data through a reconfigurable logic device, a graphics processor unit (gpu), or chip multi-processor (cmp) to generate the classification metadata about the unstructured data..
Ip Reservoir, Llc

Natural language question answering method and apparatus

A natural language question answering method and apparatus belong to the field of information retrieval and processing. The method includes: acquiring a natural language question n; converting the natural language question n into a query semantic graph qs, each edge in the query semantic graph qs representing one semantic relation in the natural language question n; searching an rdf graph g for a subgraph matching the query semantic graph qs; and obtaining an answer to the natural language question n according to the subgraph..
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Searching and annotating within images

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for searching within images. In one aspect, a method includes receiving a query from a user device; receiving a query image from the user device; identifying a result image responsive to the query; determining that an object depicted in a sub-portion of the query image is similar to the result image; and in response to determining that the object depicted in the sub-portion of the query image is similar to the result image: providing annotation data to the user device that causes the user device to display an annotation with the query image, the annotation specifying the sub-portion of the query image that includes the object that is similar to the result image..
Google Inc.

Method and providing automatic speech translation service in face-to-face situation

Provided is a method of providing an automatic speech translation service. The method includes, by an automatic speech translation device of a user, searching for and finding a nearby automatic speech translation device based on strength of a signal for wireless communication, exchanging information for automatic speech translation with the found automatic speech translation device, generating a list of candidate devices for the automatic speech translation using the automatic speech translation information and the signal strength, and connecting to a candidate device having a greatest variation of the signal strength among devices in the generated list..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

User interface for merger and display of multiple content timelines and method therefor

Disclosed are a user interface and a method for providing various content timelines. A timeline user interface is provided for effective presentation of and intuitive access to various forms of timeline contents, where a timeline is merged, divided or searched for.

Terminal of eye-glass type and controlling terminal of eye-glass type

The present disclosure relates to a terminal of eye-glass type and a method for controlling the terminal of eye-glass type, and the terminal of eye-glass type according to one embodiment of the present invention, in the terminal of eye-glass type comprising a head-mounted display unit for displaying screen information, comprises: a sensing unit for sensing a gesture of a user; a memory unit for storing information about at least one gesture and information about a function matched with said at least one gesture information; and a controlling unit for searching the function matched with the sensed gesture on the basis of the stored information in the memory unit when the gesture is sensed, and for performing the searched function.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Robust interferometer and methods of using same

Disclosed are improved optical detection systems and methods comprising single channel interferometric detection systems and methods for determining a characteristic property of a sample, together with various aspects of the disclosed techniques. 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

On-line energy coincidence all-digital pet system

An on-line energy coincidence method for an all-digital pet system, comprising: a detection module conducting information collection on a scintillation pulse, forming a single event data frame and sending it to an upper computer; the upper computer conducting two-bit position distribution statistics on an incident gamma photon event and conducting position spectrum partition; performing statistics on an energy distribution spectrum of each crystal bar, to acquire an energy correction value; the detection module uploading a crystal bar partition data table and an energy peak correction data table; starting information collection of on-line energy correction; when an event is coming, according to a two-dimensional coordinate thereof, from the crystal partition table, searching for a crystal bar number corresponding thereto, and searching for an energy correction value from the energy correction table; and sending data passing the energy coincidence to the upper computer.. .
Raycan Technology Co., Ltd. (su Zhou)

Apparatus and controlling transmission power in wireless communication system

Exemplary embodiments provide a method and apparatus for controlling transmit power for a device-to-device (d2d) communication between user equipments (ues), the method including: searching for a peer ue; determining transmit power of a d2d communication signal to be transmitted to the peer ue; and transmitting the d2d communication signal to the peer ue based on the determined transmit power.. .
Innovative Technology Lab Co., Ltd.

Method and system for accessing tv programs and applications on smart tv

A method for accessing tv programs and applications on a smart tv may include receiving a channel selection command from a user, and determining an index number corresponding to the channel selected by the user according to the command. The method may also include searching for a program resource or an application corresponding to the determined index number through a preset index table, and starting and displaying the identified program resource or application.
Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.

User terminal device and providing interaction service therefor

A method for providing an interaction service of a user terminal device is disclosed. The method for providing an interaction service comprises the steps of: executing a video call service with a counterpart device; searching for a peripheral device to be used as a data input source with respect to the video call service; receiving video call data from at least one peripheral device among the detected peripheral devices; and transmitting the received video call data to the counterpart device..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Content delivery method, apparatus, and system

Embodiments of the present invention disclose a content delivery method, including: when a content request of user equipment ue is received, acquiring location information of access of the ue; acquiring at least one content control apparatus and information about a first area that can be served by the at least one content control apparatus; determining, according to the location information and the information about the first area, a content control apparatus for serving the ue; sending a request for searching for a cache device to the determined content control apparatus, where the cache device is configured to provide content requested by the ue; receiving an identifier of a cache device returned by the content control apparatus; and sending a redirection message to the ue, so that the ue redirects to the cache device corresponding to the identifier to acquire the requested content.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Ip management method, client and server

An ip management method, a client and a server. The method comprises: searching, by a client, a first correlation table, and determining an ip address of a server corresponding to the type of a service to which the client needs access, the first correlation table being a table of the correlation between the ip address of the server in a service cluster saved by the client and the type of the service; sending, by the client, an access request to a server corresponding to the determined ip address of the server, the access request containing the type of the service to which the client needs access; and receiving, by the client, access data which is fed back by the server and corresponds to the type of the service to which the client needs access..
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Detecting device and detecting method thereof

The present invention provides a detecting device and a detecting method thereof. The detecting device serves to detect defects on the display substrate and comprises: a detecting unit for searching for defects on the display substrate and taking pictures of areas in which the defects are located; and a control unit for comparing and analyzing the pictures sent from the detecting unit to assist the detecting unit to search for the defects on the display substrate, and classifying and counting the pictures of areas in which the defects are located.
Ordos Yuansheng Optoelectronics Co., Ltd.

Account binding processing method, apparatus and system

An account binding processing method includes: receiving an account binding request from a client for binding a target account of a first application to a user account of a third-party application, the account binding request including user information affiliated with the third-party application user account; in response to the account binding request, searching an account managing database for a second user account of the first application corresponding to the user information; initiating a binding process between the target account and the user account of the third-party application when the target account matches the second user account; and when the target account does not match the second user account: retrieving, from the account managing database, contact information of the second user account; and sending a binding notification message to the second user account via the contact information, the binding notification message including information of the target account of the first application.. .
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Product search apparatus, product search system, server system, and product search method

In a preferred aspect of the present invention, in a product search apparatus in which, if a search based on a sensibility word of a product is received from a user, the received sensibility word is converted into the physical measurement value based on a relationship between the received sensibility word and the physical measurement value, and a corresponding product group is searched for from a product database based on the converted physical measurement value, the sensibility word of the product received at the time of searching and the physical measurement value of the image of the product for which request content of a user is received are recorded in association with each other if a request such as an order for any of products in the product group that has been searched for is performed.. .
Fujifilm Corporation

Purchase management device, purchase management method, program, and recording medium

A searching unit 120 searches for products sold in an electronic marketplace according to a query specified by a customer. A product presenting unit 121 presents the searched products to the customer.
Rakuten, Inc.

Method and system for detecting pricing driven by browser settings

A method and a system are provided for detecting pricing driven by browser settings. A method and a system are also provided for identifying merchants that are using browser-driven or cookie-driven price setting mechanisms, and for helping shoppers obtain the lowest available price for a product or service.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Computerized offline identity authentication of a user cross-reference to related applications

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

Scoring entries in a repository of business process models to facilitate searching

In one example, a computer-implemented method includes evaluating pairwise relationships between pairs of business process models stored in a repository, constructing a network that encodes the pairwise relationships, and calculating a score for each of the plurality of business process models by traversing the network, wherein the score is a function of the pairwise relationships between an associated one of the plurality of business process models and others of the plurality of business process models.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Integrated circuit design method and system with color-coded components

A method includes generating a schematic of an integrated circuit (ic), the ic having a circuit component. The method also includes searching a database having one or more configurations of the circuit component, each of the one or more configurations of the circuit component having a corresponding estimated resistance capacitance (rc) value and an assigned color scheme based on the estimated rc value.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd.

Speech searching method and speech searching device

A speech searching method and a speech searching device are provided. The method includes: receiving a speech; converting the speech into a text and performing a semantic recognition on the text to obtain a result of the semantic recognition; determining a searching demand by combining the result of the semantic recognition with a current geographic position and/or a search context; performing a search according to the searching demand, obtaining services satisfying the searching demand and providing the services..
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Providing multi-lingual searching of mono-lingual content

Approaches for translating a transliterated search query are provided. An approach includes receiving a search query containing a transliterated word.
International Business Machines Corporation

Media content recommendation method and apparatus

A media content recommendation method includes: receiving an input entry parameter, and performing word segmentation on the entry parameter to obtain a word sequence; combining adjacent words in the word sequence to generate a mixed word sequence; acquiring phrases included in the word sequence and the mixed word sequence, and separately allocating a corresponding matching weight coefficient to a phrase; searching for media content including the phrase, acquiring a matching weight coefficient sum of phrases included in the found media content, and screening the found media content according to matching weight coefficient sums and performing recommendation. In addition, a media content recommendation apparatus is also provided..
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Method and information searching

The present invention provides a method and an apparatus for information searching. The method includes: displaying a shooting interface for image search, and displaying guide information in the shooting interface; obtaining an image shot according to the guide information; and obtaining a search result according to the image shot and displaying the search result.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Entity-driven logic for improved name-searching in mixed-entity lists

According to one embodiment of the present invention, a method for name searching in mixed-entity lists is provided which comprises dividing a mixed list of entities into a plurality of entity-specific lists. A name to be searched is then categorized into a category and a specialized search logic is applied to the name to be searched.
International Business Machines Corporation

Scoring entries in a repository of business process models to facilitate searching

In one example, a computer-implemented method includes evaluating pairwise relationships between pairs of business process models stored in a repository, constructing a network that encodes the pairwise relationships, and calculating a score for each of the plurality of business process models by traversing the network, wherein the score is a function of the pairwise relationships between an associated one of the plurality of business process models and others of the plurality of business process models.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

System and providing recommendations based on user profiles

A system and method for providing recommendations based on current user interests. The method includes identifying at least one current variable, wherein each current variable is associated with a user device or a user; determining, based on the identified at least one current variable, at least one current user interest of a user profile, the user profile including at least one contextual insight, wherein each contextual insight is based on at least one signature for at least one multimedia content element associated with the user; searching for at least one multimedia content element that matches the at least one current user interest; and causing a display of the at least one matching content item as a recommendation..
Cortica, Ltd.

Parallel computer system, controlling parallel computer system, and recording medium

A management device includes: a memory; and a processor coupled to the memory. The processor executes a process including: storing therein an assignment table including first assignment information indicating whether a job is assigned to the information processing devices and second assignment information indicating that a job is constantly assigned to virtual information processing devices arranged at ends of a connection relation of the information processing devices; searching regions in which idle information processing devices assigned with no job are arranged continuously, using the assignment table stored at the storing; specifying a region appropriate for assignment of a job as an assignment target among the regions searched by the searching; and assigning the job as the assignment target to the region specified by the specifying..
Fujitsu Limited

Terminal device, data transmission method, and data transfer method

Efficient data transfer over a public network is achieved. A terminal searching unit searches for a neighboring terminal device.
Sony Corporation

Localized audio source extraction from video recordings

Technologies are generally described for a system to process a collection of video recordings of a scene to extract and localize audio sources for the audio data. According to some examples, video recordings captured by mobile devices from different perspectives may be uploaded to a central database.
Empire Technology Development Llc

Method of setting camera profile and apparatus of obtaining image

An apparatus for receiving an image is provided. The apparatus includes: a camera searcher configured to search for a camera connected to a network; a camera register configured to register information about the camera which is identified as a result of the searching by the camera searcher; a profile setter configured to set a profile of the camera by referring to the information obtained from the camera; and an image receiver configured to receive an image from the camera according to the profile..
Hanwha Techwin Co., Ltd.

System and launching submitting-user-defined communicative action based on image matching

A system includes an image repository that maintains a plurality of images submitted by submitting users. Upon submitting an image, the submitting user may specify one or more communicative actions to be launched in the event that a searching user presents the same image to the repository.

Network information push method, apparatus and system based on instant messaging

A network information push method, apparatus, and system based on instant messaging are disclosed. The method includes: acquiring a user identifier and video data corresponding to the user identifier; detecting a face image in the video data; determining a user gender according to the face image; searching for corresponding network information according to the determined user gender; and sending the network information to an instant messaging chat window, which corresponds to the user identifier, for presentation.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Motion mapping and analytics

Various of the disclosed embodiments concern systems and methods for applying legal analytics. In some embodiments, a legal analytics platform retrieves legal data from an electronic database, analyzes some or all of the legal data, and identifies interesting patterns and results of statistical analyses.
Lex Machina, Inc.

Legal timeline analytics

Various of the disclosed embodiments concern systems and methods for applying legal analytics. In some embodiments, a legal analytics platform retrieves legal data from an electronic database, analyzes some or all of the legal data, and identifies interesting patterns and results of statistical analyses.
Lex Machina, Inc.

Analyzing and characterizing legal case outcomes

Various of the disclosed embodiments concern systems and methods for applying legal analytics. In some embodiments, a legal analytics platform retrieves legal data from an electronic database, analyzes some or all of the legal data, and identifies interesting patterns and results of statistical analyses.
Lex Machina, Inc.

Application for searching external sales websites and notifying the user of the best available offer

A method of managing listings for products and services from external sales websites utilizes a user account, a display threshold, and a best match threshold. A plurality of buyable entities is retrieved from a plurality of external sales websites in order to provide the user account with the preferred buyable entity.

Method and system for comparing 3d models

A method is disclosed allowing digital 3d models to be indexed, searched, and compared, and to display the results in a 3d space. The method comprises four complementary parts: displaying, comparing/searching, face reconciliation, and ranking results.
Socovar, SociÉtÉ En Commandite

Methods and systems for team searches in a social networking service

Techniques for team searches within a social graph are described. Consistent with some embodiments, a search request initiated by a searching member profile is received.
Linkedin Corporation

Searching restricted content on a network

A server may utilize a dialog engine and a search engine to extract key phrases from a received natural language query. A database may be searched for a set of webpages based on the extracted key phrases.
Bampton Technologies, Llc

Methods and systems for providing serendipitous recommendations

Systems and methods are described herein for returning search results that may be rare or surprising to what a user would expect a search performed on a user-input symbol would yield. As an example, if a user were searching for media related to the television show “it's always sunny in philadelphia” by entering the search symbol “it's always sunny in philadelphia,” the user would typically expect the search results to yield media related to that television show.
Rovi Guides, Inc.

Method and system of searching a public account in a social networking application

A method of searching a public account in a social networking application includes logging in to a social networking application using a user account and then searching a public account using a keyword in an account database of the social networking application. The method further includes acquiring a first list of public accounts that match the keyword; acquiring a second list of public accounts that friends of the user liked; and comparing the first list of public accounts with the second list of public accounts.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Providing searching strategy in connection with answering question in message

A method, system and computer program product for providing a searching strategy in connection with answering a question in a message. A message containing a question is detected as being received from a sender.
International Business Machines Corporation

Legal analytics based on party, judge, or law firm

Various of the disclosed embodiments concern systems and methods for applying legal analytics. In some embodiments, a legal analytics platform retrieves legal data from an electronic database, analyzes some or all of the legal data, and identifies interesting patterns and results of statistical analyses.
Lex Machina, Inc.



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