|| List of recent Videos-related patents
| Collaborative video application for remote servicing|
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for sharing annotated videos. During operation, the system establishes a real-time video-sharing session between a remote field computer and a local computer.
| System and method for displaying geo-location based video advertisements with advertisements layered on top of video advertisements that incorporate an add to cart button or other button of the likes|
A system and method for displaying geo-location based advertisement videos that contains advertisements with “add to cart” button or other button of the likes within an online video, allowing the viewer to add products and/or services to a shopping cart, displaying the shopping cart when the online video is done playing or when the viewer clicks on a checkout button, and allowing the viewer to pay for the products and services using his/her credit card or other payment methods.. .
| Image-content matching based on image context and referrer data|
Disclosed herein are computer-implement systems and methods for identifying and matching contextually relevant content (e.g., advertisements, text, images, videos, etc.) to images published on digital content platforms (e.g., webpages, mobile applications, etc.). In general, embodiments of the present invention include: (a) receiving an image published on a digital content platform; (b) receiving referrer data from the digital content platform; (c) submitting the image and the referrer data to an image-content matching engine to (1) identify the context of the image and (2) identify contextually relevant content based on the context of the image and the referrer data; and (d) providing the contextually relevant content to the digital content platform for publication proximate to the image..
| Control layer indexed playback|
A method and system for controlling a playback experience for one or more videos is disclosed. Actions are specified in control documents for the one or more videos.
| Method and apparatus for acquiring weight coefficient of digital filter|
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and an apparatus for acquiring a weight coefficient of a digital filter so as to enhance a processing effect of images or videos and reduce the complexity of operations. The method includes: extracting global block features and local block features of image blocks, where the image blocks include a first image block and a second image block; acquiring an image block distance fs between the first image block and the second image block according to a global block feature and local block features of the first image block as well as a global block feature and local block features of the second image block; and evaluating a value of e−fs/θ2..
| Method for creating thumbnail images of videos and an electronic device for display thereof|
Method and apparatus for creating a thumbnail image of a video in an electronic device are provided. The method for creating the video thumbnail image in the electronic device includes detecting a plurality of images in a video; selecting at least one image by considering a color attribute of the images; and displaying the at least one image as a thumbnail image of the video..
| Smoothing and robust normal estimation for 3d point clouds|
A “point cloud smoother” provides various techniques for refining a 3d point cloud or other 3d input model to generate a smoothed and denoised 3d output model. Smoothing and denoising is achieved, in part, by robustly fitting planes to a neighborhood of points around each point of the input model and using those planes to estimate new points and corresponding normals of the 3d output model.
|Inboxes for documents, music, videos, and photos|
A method and system for collecting, aggregating, and displaying type specific content in an inbox like view are described. An inbox manager collects information about data objects that are stored locally and stored remotely.
|Contextual just in time learning system and method|
A system and method of presenting context-sensitive learning assets, such as videos or other files, in a user interface. The user interface components send an identifier of the context of a user interface to a learning platform, which is used to identify content descriptors for the appropriate learning assets.
|Method and apparatus for multi-playing videos|
A method of multi-playing videos in an apparatus having a first decoder for decoding a video and a controller for controlling the decoder includes determining, by the controller, whether the first decoder is in use, generating video clips by decoding a video by the controller as a second decoder if the first decoder is in use, storing video clips in a storage unit, and simultaneously playing video clips stored in the storage unit in response to detection of a preview request event.. .
|Image processing apparatus and method for vehicle|
Disclosed herein is an image processing apparatus for vehicles which, when image input sources correspond to two or more image input channels, includes a plurality of central processors for image control of the channels, respectively, wherein a master central processor for controlling the other central processors is selected from among the plurality of central processors and images of the channels are stored as one file under control of the master central processor, thereby enhancing video recording quality and simplifying storage and recording of the videos. An image processing method for vehicles is also disclosed herein..
|Videoscope and image correcting method thereof|
A videoscope includes: an imaging device having at least one monitoring subject pixel each of which produces, frame by frame, a normal detection value or an abnormal detection value, normal pixels and at least one defective pixel; a memory which is stored with a position address of each of the at least one monitoring subject pixel; and an image processing unit which performs image processing on image signals produced by the imaging device so as to judge, in each frame, based on information stored in the memory, whether each of the at least one monitoring subject pixel has produced a normal detection value or an abnormal detection value and to correct the detection value of each of the at least one monitoring subject pixel using detection values of nearby normal pixels only in frames in which an abnormal detection value is produced.. .
|Interactive mobile video viewing experience|
A social media video system provides for the interactive viewing of social media videos. A social media video includes one or more media assets, which may be images, video clips, music clips, text verbiages, or the like.
|System and method for enabling execution of video files by readers of electronic publications|
A system and method for executing digital publications having video files embedded therein. In one embodiment all of the video segments in the electronic publication shares the same video characteristics, e.g., the video codec used to encode to video, the video codec profile used, the encoded resolution, and the encoded hit rate.
|Authoring, archiving, and delivering interactive social media videos|
A social media video system provides for the authoring, archiving, and/or delivering of interactive social media videos. A social media video includes one or more media assets, which may be images, video clips, music clips, text verbiages, or the like.
|Directed wi-fi network in a venue integrating communications of a central concert controller with portable interactive devices|
Communications between a central concert controller and portable interactive devices of audience members in a venue are integrated through a wi-fi network providing coverage of the venue. A multi-megabit traffic exchange without loss of data is achieved.
|System and method for viewing videos and statistics of sports events|
A portable computing device for enabling user to view video content of sports activity such as basketball or ice hockey. The computing device is configured to receive video content, video clips, statistics of the game as well as spatial position data of players and position data of for example a ball used in the game as functions of time.
|Inter-video corresponding relationship display system and inter-video corresponding relationship display method|
To enable a utilization frequency of each segment in a source video to be readily assessed between videos in a corresponding relationship during a creation process. Relationship information that is information indicating a segment in a corresponding relationship between a source video and a plurality of derived videos created using at least a part of segments of the source video is stored in a relationship information storing unit, and a corresponding relationship of the segment between the source video and the plurality of derived videos and a utilization frequency of each segment of the source video by the plurality of derived videos are displayed based on the relationship information stored in the relationship information storing unit..
|Systems and methods for interactive presentation and analysis of social media content collection over social networks|
A new approach is proposed that contemplates systems and methods to provide a comprehensive platform that enables a user to interactively measure, display, and analyze various characteristics of the social content items collected over a social media network in real time. The top content items, such as posts, links, photos, and videos that contains a set of query terms and are currently trending (mentioned frequently) or trending over a period of time are identified via various measurements and presented to a user.
|Method and system of computerized video assisted language instruction|
A computerized method of language instruction which relies on language annotated video, such as popular third party videos which may be downloaded or streamed from third party servers or other sources. Here the language instruction service will generate instruction scripts containing native language text and translated text of the video, along with various computer instructions.
|Using 3d simulation technology to create custom exercise videos|
A computer-implemented method for generating custom video files includes storing in a memory area a plurality of data points representative of each of a plurality of predefined human postures and, based on at least a portion of the data points, computing a plurality of action sequences, wherein each action sequence includes at least one of the human postures. The method also includes receiving via an input device a user selection of at least one of the action sequences, generating a recording of the action sequence, and creating a video file including the recording..
|Creation of customized/personalized video from large stock audio/visual databases|
The present application describes a method for the creation of customized/personalized videos and displays from stock audio/video databases that provide information in a particular subject area. The described method can be applied to many varied fields.
|Motion vector based comparison of moving objects|
The present invention proposes to analyze movements of objects in video sequences (e.g. Sport videos), by performing motion estimation to determine motion vectors at each frame.
|Gas diffusion apparatus for liquid aeration and carbonated liquids|
A wine and spirit aerator includes a tube, a diffuser and an air pump attached to opposing ends of the tube. The aerator may include a stopper sized and shaped to be inserted into a lip of a wine or spirit bottle.
|Systems and methods for training a welding operator|
A welding, plasma cutting, or heat induction system to train a welding operator. The system includes a display configured to show a prerecorded video selected from multiple prerecorded videos.
|Dynamic mosaic for creation of video rich user interfaces|
Systems and methods for delivering video content for use in video rich user interfaces are disclosed. A mosaic channel may be generated, comprised of multiple video tiles each located at a different position within the mosaic channel, and transmitted to a receiving device.
|Cloud based storage synchronization device|
A cloud based storage synchronization device provides a convenient solution to share pictures, videos, and documents between an individual and technologically impaired people. The device is able to connect with wireless network through a wireless chipset and able to store data within an internal memory.
|Information terminal and control method|
According to one embodiment, an information terminal includes a storing unit configured to store image pickup data picked up in time series by an image pickup apparatus that picks up images of a sales floor and sales data obtained by recording sales of a commodity displayed in the sales floor and date and time of registration of the sales; a list display unit configured to list-display videos of a predetermined sales floor in time series at every predetermined time interval on the basis of the image pickup data; a totalizing unit configured to totalize, at the every time interval, list-displayed sales of the commodity of the sales floor on the basis of the sales data; and a sales display unit configured to display the totalized sales of the commodity at the every time interval.. .
|Video processing system and video processing method|
A video processing system includes: a merge server configured to decode a plurality of individual videos provided from video providing units, encode the plurality of individual videos by adjusting an amount of data of each of the individual videos to generate a preliminary video, and provide the preliminary video; a display server configured to receive the preliminary video and configure final videos according to output conditions of a display device; and a control server configured to receive the output conditions from the display server and transfer an output control signal with respect to the preliminary video to the merge server. When a user wants, individual videos provided from the plurality of video providing units can be displayed on a display device without sacrificing resolution and a frame rate, and since videos can be zoomed in/out and panned in real time, operational responsiveness and usage efficiency of the video processing system can be enhanced..
|Video processing system with stream indexing data and methods for use therewith|
A system for searching a video library includes a memory that stores a searchable index that includes search features corresponding to videos contained in the video library. A video processing system decodes, encodes or transcodes a video signal and that further generates search features of the video signal.
|Method of storing videos and portable device|
The invention is directed to a method of storing videos for a portable device having a buffer memory space and a storage device the method comprises recording a plurality of video frames and storing the video frames into the buffer memory space of the portable device and detecting an event. According to the event, a portion of the video frames recorded from a first predetermined time before the event is detected until the event is detected is restored into the storage device as a plurality of pre-event video frames and, meanwhile, a plurality of post-event video frames is continuously recorded for a second predetermined time after the event is detected and the post-event video frames are stored into the storage device, wherein the storage device is coupled to the portable device..
|Embedded video player with modular ad processing|
A method, device and/or system for operating or causing a video player embedded into a web page to play a video is disclosed. Embed code is placed into the web page.
|Process for a signified correct contextual meaning sometimes interspersed with complementary related trivia|
A process for displaying a signified correct contextual meaning for a word or phrase having two or more meanings. A user selects the word in a sentence on a computer screen which instantly triggers a nearby pop-up space.
|Method and system for watermarking 3d content|
A video transmitter identifies regions in pictures in a compressed three-dimensional (3d) video comprising a base view video and an enhancement view video. The identified regions are not referenced by other pictures in the compressed 3d video.
|System and method for encoding/decoding videos using edge-adaptive transform|
A system and method for encoding/decoding videos using an edge-adaptive transform. The encoding system encodes input videos using the edge-adaptive transform or, alternatively, using either the edge-adaptive transform or a discrete cosine transform..
|Image processing apparatus and processing method thereof|
Provided are an apparatus and method that obtain a numerical value for an evaluation value of an appearance of noise in a plurality of videos and that coordinate the appearance of noise based on the evaluation value. In an image processing apparatus that coordinates an appearance of noise among a plurality of videos, noise properties are obtained from the videos, and a noise evaluation value is calculated based on the noise properties.
|Systems and methods for contact management and referral engine|
The present system allows business people to organize, receive and transfer key information about themselves and their contacts through the use of videos, audio and text. Users can create their own profile video (either from a pre-set group of videos or videos they create and name themselves) that may then be disseminated to their entire contact list, prompting their network to join the system.
|Method and system to host electronic interactive passenger boardings|
A method and system for determining, organizing, directing, displaying,and calling out a dynamic real time better boarding order of passengers by their assigned seats. The method includes the interactive participation of boarding passengers with a better boarding machine that hosts and directs the systematic progression of the better boarding order.
|Low-resolution video coding content extraction|
Low complexity method embodiments directly decode low-resolution frames from compressed high-resolution videos that were encoded using predictive coding techniques like the h.264 video coding standard. The smaller the decoding resolution, the higher will be the computation and power savings of using the method.
|Coding and decoding of multiview videos|
The present invention relates to a method for coding a multiview video stream (100) comprising a plurality of images (104, 105, 106) corresponding to single views of a scene (100) in a fixed time instant. Said method comprises the steps of: dividing each of the images (104, 105, 106) in a plurality of slices; coding (502, 611) each slice; generating a multiview video stream (100) comprising a plurality of separate video streams (101, 102, 103).
|Noise reduction for image sequences|
Described herein are techniques related to noise reduction for image sequences or videos. This abstract is submitted with the understanding that it will not be used to interpret or limit the scope and meaning of the claims.