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Mobile terminal and working method thereof
Provided are a mobile terminal and a working method thereof. The present disclosure falls within the field of mobile terminals.

Image reading apparatus and image forming apparatus
An image reading unit reads a source document image in 600 dpi, and a resolution conversion unit converts the resolution of the image to 75 dpi. An inclination detection unit detects inclination of the source document image.

Automated identity assessment method and system
A method, system and software for assessing an entity (15) at a first user terminal (13) connected to a data network (10). A control system (11) is used to receive an access request (101) from the entity (15) or an assessing user (16) at a second user terminal (14).

Speaker recognition method and apparatus, computer device and computer-readable medium
The present disclosure provides a speaker recognition method and apparatus, a computer device and a computer-readable medium. The method comprises: receiving target speech data of a to-be-recognized user in a target group; according to the target speech data, a pre-collected speech database and a pre-trained speaker recognition model, obtaining speech output features corresponding to the target speech data and speech output features corresponding to each of said speech data in the speech database; the speaker recognition model employs a convolution neural network model; recognizing the user corresponding to the target speech data according to the speech output features corresponding to the target speech data and the speech output features corresponding to each of said speech data in the speech database.

Speech-recognition processor
A preferred speech-recognition processor performs pattern processing (i.e. Pattern recognition) between an acoustic/language model and an audio data.

System and multichannel end-to-end speech recognition
A speech recognition system includes a plurality of microphones to receive acoustic signals including speech signals, an input interface to generate multichannel inputs from the acoustic signals, one or more storages to store a multichannel speech recognition network, wherein the multichannel speech recognition network comprises mask estimation networks to generate time-frequency masks from the multichannel inputs, a beamformer network trained to select a reference channel input from the multichannel inputs using the time-frequency masks and generate an enhanced speech dataset based on the reference channel input and an encoder-decoder network trained to transform the enhanced speech dataset into a text. The system further includes one or more processors, using the multichannel speech recognition network in association with the one or more storages, to generate the text from the multichannel inputs, and an output interface to render the text..

Vehicle voice recognition including a wearable device
A system includes a wearable device including a memory and a processor. The processor receives a verbal input for a vehicle from a user.

Convolutional recurrent neural networks for small-footprint keyword spotting
Described herein are systems and methods for creating and using convolutional recurrent neural networks (crnns) for small-footprint keyword spotting (kws) systems. Inspired by the large-scale state-of-the-art speech recognition systems, in embodiments, the strengths of convolutional layers to utilize the structure in the data in time and frequency domains are combined with recurrent layers to utilize context for the entire processed frame.

Speech recognition device, speech recognition method, and computer program product
A speech recognition device includes one or more processors configured to calculate a score vector sequence on the basis of a speech signal, search a search model to detect a path following the input symbol from which a likely acoustic score in the score vector sequence is obtained, and output an output symbol allocated to the detected path. The symbol set includes a symbol representing a phonetic unit to be recognized, and an additional symbol representing at least one of a filler, a disfluency, and a non-speech sound.

Speech recognition using an operating system hooking component for context-aware recognition models
Inputs provided into user interface elements of an application are observed. Records are made of the inputs and the state(s) the application was in while the inputs were provided.

Enhancing cognition in the presence of distraction and/or interruption

The present disclosure relates to methods and tools for enhancing cognition and improving well being in an individual. The methods involve presenting to an individual a task to be performed, presenting to the individual an interference, and receiving inputs from the individual.

Surveillance method and system based on human behavior recognition

A surveillance method may comprise obtaining one or more alert levels, and for each of the alert levels, obtaining a user configuration of an action for responding to the alert level, training a model with marked training materials for detecting the alert level of a triggering event from a camera input, obtaining a user configuration of a time for executing the action, and obtaining a user configuration of a system for executing the action.. .

Paper sheet processing device and control method therefor

A paper sheet handling apparatus includes a stacking unit which allows paper sheets transported by a transport unit to be stacked therein in alignment with faces of an adjacent pair of the paper sheets being in contact with each other. A recognition unit recognizes which of a face or back of each of the paper sheets transported faces up, and how each of the paper sheets is oriented.

Paper sheet handling apparatus and paper sheet handling method

One object is to acquire from a paper sheet circulating in the market data for updating the data for recognition. A paper sheet handling apparatus used for recognizing a paper sheet and the like includes a recognition unit that recognizes a paper sheet, an operation unit for instructing execution of a data collection processing, and a control unit that controls, in the data collection processing that is executed after an instruction operation is performed by using the operation unit, data from a paper sheet that is not correctly recognized by the recognition unit, and a memory that stores therein the data collected by the control unit..

System and preserving helicopter data

A system is provided for aircraft that automates the download of flight data in the event of a hard landing or mishap that can increase the likelihood that the flight data is preserved so the flight data could be used to facilitate the reconstruction of events leading up to the flight mishap. An aircraft regime recognition technique is provided in which measured parameters are used to determine a likely regime based on a noise tolerant algorithm that is both scalable and has a low computational complexity..

Color recognition through learned color clusters

In some examples, a system includes a color cluster learning engine and a color recognition engine. The color cluster learning engine may be configured to obtain a set of training images, process the training images to obtain clusters of pixel colors for the training images, identify learned color clusters from the clusters of pixel colors obtained from the training images, and label the learned color clusters with color indicators.

Internet of things recognition of questionable activity

A method, computer program product, and system includes a processor(s) receiving user identification data, identification data related to personal computing devices, and credential information for accessing data collected by the one or more personal computing devices. The processor(s) obtains an indication of program(s) initiating a transaction initiated on behalf of the user.

Mobile terminal and control method therefor

The present invention relates to a mobile terminal having a touch screen configured to perform fingerprint recognition and a control method therefor. A mobile terminal according to an embodiment of the present invention comprises: a wireless communication unit; a touch screen including a fingerprint recognition sensor; and a controller configured to cause the touch screen to display a virtual home button at one area of the touch screen based on a touch received at the one area; perform fingerprint authentication on a fingerprint of a finger used to apply the touch to the virtual home button via the fingerprint recognition sensor when the touch is maintained at the one area after the virtual home button is displayed..

Information processing device, information processing method, and computer-readable medium

According to an embodiment, an information processing device includes a classification unit, a calculation unit, a selection unit, and an allocation unit. The classification unit classifies unlabeled data into groups.

Systems and methods for recognizing objects in radar imagery

The present invention is directed to systems and methods for detecting objects in a radar image stream. Embodiments of the invention can receive a data stream from radar sensors and use a deep neural network to convert the received data stream into a set of semantic labels, where each semantic label corresponds to an object in the radar data stream that the deep neural network has identified.

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, template generation apparatus, object recognition processor, and object recognition processing program

A standard template generation unit generates a plurality of standard templates with different resolutions for different layers. An identification template generation unit generates, for each layer, a common template that represents a common part of the plurality of standard templates, and identification templates that represent differences between the plurality of templates.

Creation device, computer program product, recognition system, and creation method

According to an embodiment, a creation device creates a code table including a plurality of code words. A recognition device identifies a code word represented by a code image based on a result of character recognition of the code image formed on an object, the code table, and a confusion matrix preliminarily created.

Deep learning system for recognizing pills in images

A system and method is provided that utilizes deep learning, including convolutional neural networks, to identify subject objects in unconstrained user images such as unknown pills. An image of, e.g., a pill, may be captured and subsequently processed using deep learning models to identify the pill.

Local feature representation for image recognition

Techniques are disclosed for image feature representation. The techniques exhibit discriminative power that can be used in any number of classification tasks, and are particularly effective with respect to fine-grained image classification tasks.

Image processing method and image processing apparatus

An image processing apparatus performs an image recognition process, such as pattern matching or contour detection, on image data supplied from an image pickup device, and stores history data of the image recognition process in an external storage apparatus. In this case, an extraction image is extracted from an extraction region determined in accordance with the image recognition process performed on the input image data and is stored in the external storage device as history data.

Computer implemented optical character recognition

A computer implemented method for optical character recognition (ocr) of a character string in a text image. The method efficiently combines two different ocr engines with the computation that needs to be done by the second ocr engine depending on the results found by the first ocr engine.

Multi-channel compressive sensing-based object recognition

An optical system for capturing an image using compressive sensing includes: a digital micromirror device (dmd) array; an optical lens system; a first optical detector array; a first optical channel for projecting spatial information onto the first detector array; a second optical detector array; a second optical channel; a spectral filter and a polarization filter for projecting spectral and polarization information onto the second detector array; and an image processor to control the dmd array to generate a first and a second set of samples of the image using a sampling rate lower than required by the shannon-nyquist sampling theorem, and to reconstruct the image from the samples collected and digitized by the first and second optical detector arrays.. .

Verification method and system

The present invention relates to a method of verifying that (or determining whether) a live human face is present. More particularly, the present invention relates to a method of verifying that (or determining whether) a live human face is present for use as part of a facial recognition system and/or method.

Intention recognition

Some embodiments provide an autonomous navigation system which autonomously navigates a vehicle through an environment based on predicted trajectories of one or more separate dynamic elements through the environment. The system identifies contextual cues associated with a monitored dynamic element, based on features of the dynamic element and actions of the dynamic element relative to various elements of the environment, including motions relative to other dynamic elements.

System and recognizing a lane

A lane recognition system and method are disclosed. The lane recognition system according to an embodiment of the present invention includes an image sensor for capturing an image comprising a lane; a neuromorphic system in which a plurality of neurons in which a pattern vector related to a lane information are stored are connected by a parallel bus; and a lane recognition unit for generating [1×n] size input vectors of a predetermined size for a region of interest of the input image frame input from the image sensor, for inputting the generated vector to the neuromorphic system, and for recognizing a lane in the input image based on lane information of a neuron having a pattern vector most similar to an input vector among a plurality of neurons stored in the system..

Activity recognition method and system

An activity recognition system may comprise a local device and a server. The local device may be configured to: obtain a video; determine whether at least one human is present in one or more frames of the video; in response to determining the at least one human present in the video, determine if the at least one human in each of the frames corresponds to the same person; in response to determining that the at least one human in each of the frames corresponds to the same person, determine if the person is a stranger; and in response to determining that the person is not a stranger, transmit at least a portion of the video to the server.

System and method identification of items in electronic documents

A system and method for identifying items indicated in electronic documents are provided. The method includes obtaining an electronic document, the electronic document; analyzing, via an optical recognition processor, the electronic document; identifying, based on the optical recognition processor analysis, a plurality of item indicators of the electronic document; and determining, based on the identified plurality of item indicators, at least one item indicated in the electronic document..

Picture recognition method and apparatus, computer device and computer- readable medium

The present disclosure provides a picture recognition method and apparatus, a computer device and a computer-readable medium. The method comprises: obtaining a to-be-recognized picture; according to the to-be-recognized picture and a pre-trained picture recognition model, acquiring a predicted class tag of the to-be-recognized picture; the pre-trained picture recognition model employs a convolutional neural network model, and the convolutional neural network model comprises at least one layer of kernel pooling layer upgrading a dimensionality of a channel from one dimension to multiple dimensions; recognizing a class of the to-be-recognized picture according to the predicted class tag of the to-be-recognized picture.

Scouting image management system

A system for managing and sorting images taken by an image capture device utilized by hunters or others wishing to capture images of specific species, or sub-sets of a specific species, wherein the image capture device may be a trail/scouting camera configured to record and store images of subjects at a particular location. The system includes an image management device which has a processor that uses object/facial recognition algorithms or similar processes to analyze biometric image content of the images stored on the trail/scouting camera or copies thereof on a related system or application, and sorts such images into specific file categories based on user selected or pre-determined criteria of the image analysis results.

Object recognition for bottom of basket detection using neural network

A checkout lane management system is described that uses object recognition to detect whether one or more items is under a shopping cart during a customer checkout process. The checkout lane management system may comprise one or more of cameras for collecting a stream of images focused on a checkout lane.

Operation method with fingerprint recognition, apparatus, and mobile terminal

An operation method with fingerprint recognition, an apparatus, and a mobile terminal relate to the field of communications technologies, where the method includes obtaining a fingerprint event that is entered by a user, presenting at least one shortcut when the fingerprint event that is entered by the user matches a preset fingerprint event, obtaining an operation vector, where the operation vector is generated by operating at least one operation component of the mobile terminal by the user, running a first shortcut in the at least one shortcut according to the operation vector, and presenting a running result. Thereby reducing operation duration, and improving operation efficiency..

Method, apparatus, system and electronic device for picture book recognition

The present invention discloses a picture book recognition method applied to an apparatus with a camera, comprising: acquiring an image of the picture book with the camera at a preset acquisition frequency; uploading the image to a server; receiving a first audio link corresponding to the image returned from the server and, if the image is an image of a cover of the picture book, receiving a picture book id corresponding to the cover image; and connecting to a first audio stream in the server and playing the audio according to the first audio link. The present invention further provides a picture book recognition apparatus, system and electronic device.

Audio storage with in-situ audio-searching capabilities

A preferred audio storage with in-situ audio-searching capabilities not only stores audio data, but also performs pattern recognition thereto. It comprises a plurality of storage-processing units (spu), with each spu comprising at least a three-dimensional memory (3d-m) array vertically stacked above a pattern-processing circuit.

Advanced anomaly correlation pattern recognition system

An anomaly identification data system is provided which identifies anomalies from a data pool. The system receives a queried input condition, extracts one or more standard attributes corresponding to the queried input condition from an initial data pool, and determines a standard correlation between the standard attribute and the queried input condition.

Text input based on gesture recognition, and storage medium

A text input method based on gesture recognition, comprising: collecting image information containing a target object; determining the target object according to the image information, and acquiring a writing surface and a movement trace of the target object; extracting the movement trace of the target object in the writing surface as a writing trace and outputting same; and performing character recognition according to the writing trace, and outputting a character recognition result.. .

Input apparatus, input method, and program

An input apparatus (2000) includes a motion detection unit (2020) and an input recognition unit (2040). The motion detection unit (2020) detects motion of an object by using a captured image including the object.

Input device, input method, and program

An input apparatus (2000) includes a position calculation unit (2020) and an input recognition unit (2040). The position calculation unit (2020) calculates a position of a marker included in a captured image.

Service providing system and request receiving robot

A service providing system includes a request receiving robot and a service providing robot. The request receiving robot includes a floating unit configured to float in air, a recognition unit configured to recognize a service providing request by a user, and a transmitter configured to transmit the recognized service providing request.

Differential circuit for background correction in electrochemical measurements

A method of target molecule detection includes simultaneously obtaining a first signal from a first working electrode and a second signal from a second working electrode, wherein the first signal is responsive to interaction of the first recognition element with the target molecule in a sample, and the second signal is indicative of background noise from the sample. The method further includes generating a modified signal that is proportional to an instantaneous difference between the first and second signals, wherein the modified signal indicates an amount of the target molecule present in the sample..

Environmental sensor

An environmental sensor for measuring physical quantities associated with a surrounding environment includes one or more sensor elements that detect the physical quantities, and a user recognition unit that recognizes a change in a physical quantity detected by at least one of the sensor elements as being caused by a user when the physical quantity changes in accordance with a predetermined rule.. .

Information processing apparatus and information processing method

The present technology relates to an information processing apparatus and an information processing method that enable enhancement of the accuracy in the recognition of locations of a moving body. The information processing apparatus is arranged on a moving body and includes an own-location recognition block configured to recognize, on the basis of an image taken from the moving body, a first own location that is an absolute location of the moving body; a moving body recognition block configured to recognize a relative location relative to the moving body of another moving body in the image taken from the moving body; a communication block configured to execute communication with the another moving body so as to obtain the absolute location of the another moving body; and an own location computation block configured to compute, on the basis of the absolute location of the another moving body and the relative location of the another moving body, a second own location that is an absolute location of the moving body.

Modified lysosomal protein and production thereof

Disclosed herein are a modified lysosomal protein, methods for preparing a modified lysosomal protein and therapeutic use of such a modified protein. Further disclosed herein is a method of treating a mammal afflicted with a lysosomal storage disease.

Novel artificial phospholipid-protein bioconjugates for biomolecular recognition

There is provided phospholipid-peptide or phospholipid-protein conjugates useful for identification of autoantibodies, and in particular autoantibodies directed towards phospholipids. There is further provided intermediates and methods for their preparation as well as synthesis of the phospholipid-peptide or phospholipid-protein conjugates..

System of monitoring handrail for a passenger conveyer device, a passenger conveyer device and monitoring method thereof

A moving handrail monitoring system includes a sensor configured to sense at least part of a moving handrail of the passenger conveying device to acquire a data frame; a processing device configured to analyze and process the data frame to monitor whether a tension degree of the moving handrail is in a normal state, wherein the processing device is configured to include: a target object recognition module configured to recognize, based on a sensed movement and/or position and/or color and/or shape, a moving handrail portion that serves as a target object from the data frame; an object feature extraction module configured to extract a tension degree feature of the moving handrail portion; and a judgment module configured to compare the extracted tension degree feature with a system preset interval, and judge whether a current tension degree of the moving handrail is normal.. .

Drive assist apparatus

A drive assist apparatus includes a recognition processing portion recognizing circumstances of surroundings of a vehicle, a drive assistance processing portion performing a drive assist control in accordance with the circumstances of the surroundings, a display processing portion displaying a change of the circumstances of the surroundings on a display portion, a detection processing portion detecting information related to a line of sight of a driver of the vehicle, and in a case where the circumstances of the surroundings of the vehicle change, an output processing portion outputting a first notice notifying the driver that the circumstances of the surroundings of the vehicle have changed outputting a second notice notifying again the driver that the circumstances of the surroundings have changed after the first notice is outputted if it is not detected that the line of sight of the driver is directed to the display portion.. .

System and providing awards to players of a game

One aspect of the disclosure relates to a multi-prize mystery box that provides an award to users who activate the mystery boxes and benefits to members of affiliations associated with the activating users. Users of an association may be provided notifications informing the users that the activating user has provided them with a benefit, increasing recognition of the activating user in the game..

Methods and compositions for improved cognition

Provided herein are klotho polypeptide compositions and methods for improving cognitive function in an individual comprising treatment of with klotho polypeptides.. .

Tool rfid recognition system for dental devices

A tool recognition system recognizes a tool selected for a surgical procedure. The tool includes a distal portion configured to perform at least part of the surgical procedure and a proximal portion including a first electronic module that stores tool-identifying electronic information.

Surgical control apparatus, surgical control method, and program

A state estimation block (64) estimates a state of an operator recognized by a recognition block (61) on the basis of at least one type of contactless input sent from the operator. In accordance with the state estimated by the state estimation block (64), a command block (62) restricts a control operation of a surgical camera (11), a camera arm (12), or an image processing block (66) based on at least one type of contactless input sent from the operator recognized by the recognition block (61).

Moulding

A system for moulding three-dimensional products from a mass of one or more food starting materials which are suitable for consumption, in particular human consumption, has a production device having a frame, a mould member provided with at least one mould cavity, the frame supporting the mould member, mass feed means for feeding the mass to the one or more mould cavities of the mould member. The system also has at least one cleaning device for cleaning one or more parts of the production device which come into contact with the mass.

Mobile device equipped with mobile network congestion recognition to make intelligent decisions regarding connecting to an operator network

Systems and methods for recognizing congestion in a mobile network to make intelligent decisions regarding connecting to an operator network is disclosed. A mobile device having a local proxy equipped with congestion recognition capabilities can use time elapsed to establish connection with a mobile base station in the mobile network to recognize congestion at the mobile base station.
Seven Networks, Llc

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program

There is provided an information processing apparatus including an action recognition unit configured to recognize an action state of a user based on a measurement result obtained by a sensor carried by the user, an image processing unit configured to perform a process regarding an amount of information on an image photographed by a photographing unit based on an action state of the user recognized by the action recognition unit during photographing by the photographing unit carried by the user, and a transmission control unit configured to cause the image processed by the image processing unit to be transmitted to an image processing device used to perform image recognition.. .
Sony Corporation

Electronic imprinting device that affixes imprint data to document data

An electronic imprinting device includes a display, an operation unit, a recognition processing unit, a storage unit, and an imprint processing unit. The display performs a display.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Image forming apparatus and image forming method

According to one embodiment, an image forming apparatus includes an image reading unit, a recognition unit, and an image data generation unit. The image reading unit generates image data by reading an original document image having a first image which is formed by a first recording agent emitting light under ultraviolet light and a second image which is formed by a second recording agent that is readable under visible light.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Bridge for non-voice communications user interface to voice-enabled interactive voice response system

A bridging for using a non-voice-based user interface, such as a text chat interface, with a voice-enabled interactive voice response system which, during a non-voice-based communication session with a client user device, receives from the client user device, a non-voice entry entered by a client user into the communication session; identifies one or more elements in the non-voice entry constrained by one or more allowed responses by the voice-enabled interactive voice response system; maps the one or more elements to one or more of the allowed responses; and passes the mapped one or more identified elements to a voice-enabled interactive voice response system as a input via emulation of a voice recognition analysis response.. .
Speech-soft Solutions Llc

Stress evaluation program for mobile terminal and mobile terminal provided with program

To provide a technique for measuring a state of stress by objective symptoms having a correlation with stress in a mobile terminal device. In order to the above object, a program is provided, and a mobile terminal device reads and executes the program to perform: a video-on step for enabling a moving image capturing function of the mobile terminal; a light-on step for enabling a light disposed at an image capturing side of the mobile terminal; a pupil recognition step for recognizing pupils of animal eyes from an image that is being captured, wherein the animal eyes include human eyes; and a pupil change calculation step for calculating a pupil change, wherein the pupil change is a change in a dilation level of the recognized pupil over time..

Methods and systems for recalling second party interactions with mobile devices

Systems and methods are presented for identifying individuals through facial recognition, voice recognition, or the like, recalling past recorded conversations with the identified individuals, and recording and inventorying conversations with the individuals with mobile devices. In some embodiments, a method is presented.
Ebay Inc.

Privacy-preserving system for machine-learning training data

The disclosed embodiments relate to a system that anonymizes sensor data to facilitate machine-learning training operations without disclosing an associated user's identity. During operation, the system receives encrypted sensor data at a gateway server, wherein the encrypted sensor data includes a client identifier corresponding to an associated user or client device.
Unifyid

System and methods to associate multimedia tags with user comments and generate user modifiable snippets around a tag time for efficient storage and sharing of tagged items

Example methods and apparatus to add a tagged snippet of multimedia content to a playlist are disclosed. An example apparatus comprises an automatic content recognition search service to search a fingerprint database to find a match between query fingerprints for a snippet of multimedia content captured from a multimedia program at a timestamp and reference fingerprints of matching reference multimedia content stored in the fingerprint database, a tag service to generate a tag representing the snippet of multimedia content, wherein the tag, the timestamp, meta information associated with the matching reference multimedia content, and a monitored variable for a number of viewers of the snippet of multimedia content are stored in a database storage as a tagged snippet of multimedia content, and to add the tagged snippet of multimedia content to a playlist for an identified multimedia program if the number of viewers of the tagged snippet exceeds a threshold..
Gracenote, Inc.

Sound-recognition system based on a sound language and associated annotations

The disclosed embodiments provide a system for recognizing a sound event in raw sound. During operation, the system receives the raw sound, wherein the raw sound comprises a sequence of digital samples of sound.
Otosense Inc.

Role modeling in call centers and work centers

Embodiments of the invention include method, systems and computer program products for role modeling. Aspects of the invention include receiving, by a processor, audio data, wherein the audio data includes a plurality of audio conversation for one or more speakers.
International Business Machines Corporation

Hotword recognition

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for receiving audio data corresponding to an utterance, determining that the audio data corresponds to a hotword, generating a hotword audio fingerprint of the audio data that is determined to correspond to the hotword, comparing the hotword audio fingerprint to one or more stored audio fingerprints of audio data that was previously determined to correspond to the hotword, detecting whether the hotword audio fingerprint matches a stored audio fingerprint of audio data that was previously determined to correspond to the hotword based on whether the comparison indicates a similarity between the hotword audio fingerprint and one of the one or more stored audio fingerprints that satisfies a predetermined threshold, and in response to detecting that the hotword audio fingerprint matches a stored audio fingerprint, disabling access to a computing device into which the utterance was spoken.. .
Google Llc

Multi-talker speech recognizer

Various systems and methods for multi-talker speech separation and recognition are disclosed herein. In one example, a system includes a memory and a processor to process mixed speech audio received from a microphone.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Speech recognition

The present disclosure provides a speech recognition method and device. The method includes: receiving a speech signal; decoding the speech signal according to an acoustic model, a language model and a decoding network established in advance, and dynamically adding a blank unit in a decoding process to obtain an optimum decoding path with the added blank unit, in which the acoustic model is obtained based on connectionist temporal classification training, the acoustic model includes basic pronunciation units and the blank unit, and the decoding network includes a plurality of decoding paths consisting of the basic pronunciation units; and outputting the optimum decoding path as a recognition result of the speech signal..
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

System and personalization in speech recognition

Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage devices are for identifying a user profile for speech recognition. The user profile is selected from one of several user profiles which are all associated with a speaker, and can be selected based on the identity of the speaker, the location of the speaker, the device the speaker is using, or other relevant parameters.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Speech recognition method and apparatus

A speech recognition method comprises: generating, based on a preset speech knowledge source, a search space comprising preset client information and for decoding a speech signal; extracting a characteristic vector sequence of a to-be-recognized speech signal; calculating a probability at which the characteristic vector corresponds to each basic unit of the search space; and executing a decoding operation in the search space by using the probability as an input to obtain a word sequence corresponding to the characteristic vector sequence.. .
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Hyperarticulation detection in repetitive voice queries using pairwise comparison for improved speech recognition

Automatic speech recognition systems can benefit from cues in user voice such as hyperarticulation. Traditional approaches typically attempt to define and detect an absolute state of hyperarticulation, which is very difficult, especially on short voice queries.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Electronic display device and information display same

Provided are an electronic display device and an information display method of same, the electronic display device enabling recognition by means of a tactile sensation or three-dimensional visual recognition with respect to an object.. .
Dot Incorporation

Web server based 24/7 care management system for better quality of life to alzheimer, dementia,autistic and assisted living people using artificial intelligent based smart devices

A web server based system for 24/7 managed care services to clients with alzheimer, autism, and assisted living is provided in the invention. The system uses intelligent digital camera with built in ai algorithms to monitor client's activities, uses voice recognition, and two way voice communication and thus requires no body wearing devices.

Image analysis neural network systems

A method includes determining object class probabilities of pixels in a first input image by examining the first input image in a forward propagation direction through layers of artificial neurons of an artificial neural network. The object class probabilities indicate likelihoods that the pixels represent different types of objects in the first input image.
General Electric Company

Multi-spectrum illumination-and-sensor module for head tracking, gesture recognition and spatial mapping

A device and method use multiple light emitters with a single, multi-spectrum imaging sensor to perform multi-modal infrared light based depth sensing and visible light based simultaneous localization and mapping (slam). The multi-modal infrared based depth sensing may include, for example, any combination of infrared-based spatial mapping, infrared based hand tracking and/or infrared based semantic labeling.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Boundary line recognition apparatus and branch road determination apparatus

In a boundary line recognition apparatus, based on luminance levels of an image captured by a camera, candidate edge points of a boundary line sectioning a travel road are extracted, and a candidate line of the boundary line is extracted. An apparent width of the candidate line on an image is calculated, from a width of the candidate line in a horizontal direction of the image and an angle of the candidate line relative to a vertical direction of the image.
Denso Corporation

Systems and methods for implementing automatic payer authentication

A system or method may be provided to facilitate automatic user authentication for electronic transactions. In particular, the system or method may automatically authenticate a customer such that the customer may make complete hands free payments without the intervention of the customer or the merchant.
Paypal, Inc.

Embodied cognition platform

One embodiment provides an apparatus, including: a sensor subsystem comprising i) a plurality of sensors that collect information about the apparatus' immediate environment and ii) at least one agent that fuses and interprets the collected information; a model subsystem comprising i) a plurality of models, including a model for each of the apparatus' immediate environment, sentient beings, and the apparatus itself, the models receiving the collected information and storing other information and ii) at least one agent that uses the collected information and the stored other information to deduce information about the apparatus' immediate environment; an actuator subsystem comprising a plurality of actuators that interact with the apparatus' immediate environment based upon the collected information and the information deduced by the model subsystem; and an agency subsystem comprising a plurality of agents that carry out plans according to goals identifying at least one desired outcome in relation to the apparatus' immediate environment.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Image processing apparatus, image processing system, image processing method, and storage medium

There is provided with an image processing apparatus, for example for image recognition such as object counting with machine learning. A generation unit, based on a first captured image, generates a first training data that indicates a first training image and an image recognition result for the first training image.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Pattern recognition apparatus, method, and program using domain adaptation

The a pattern recognition apparatus using domain adaptation 10 comprises an estimation unit 11. The estimation unit 11 estimates plda (probabilistic linear discriminant analysis) parameters and transformation parameters from features of a first domain data and a second domain data so as to maximize/minimize an objective function with respect to the features..
Nec Corporation

Method, system, electronic device, and medium for classifying license plates based on deep learning

The present invention discloses a method, a system, an electronic device, and a medium for classifying license plates based on deep learning that are applied to an electronic device. The method includes: acquiring at least one photograph sent by a terminal device; preprocessing the acquired photograph such that the preprocessed photograph matches a plurality of input parameters of a pre-trained recognition model; and inputting the preprocessed photograph to the pre-trained recognition model to recognize corresponding vehicle use information of the photograph, and sending the corresponding vehicle use information of the photograph to the terminal device.
Ping An Technology (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.

Cloud-based transregional license-plate-recognition system and method thereof

A cloud-based transregional license-plate-recognition system and a method thereof are disclosed. The system includes a local license-plate-capture module and a cloud license-plate-recognition module.
Chicony Power Technology Co., Ltd.

Method and recognizing fingerprint

A method and apparatus for recognizing a fingerprint. The method includes displaying a guide area corresponding to a finger touch in at least one area of a display unit; and providing guide information related to fingerprint recognition based on a touch detected via the guide area.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Sign recognition and display device

The sign recognition and display device includes an camera taking an image of an area in front of the subject vehicle; a sign recognition unit recognizing a road sign included in the image taken by the camera, a display control unit displaying, if a road sign indicating a speed limit is recognized by the sign recognition unit, the speed limit through a display unit; and an intention determination unit determining whether a driver intends to change a vehicle speed to bring the vehicle speed of a subject vehicle toward the speed limit displayed by the display device, wherein the display control unit finishes display of the speed limit if the intention determination unit determines that the driver does not intend to change the vehicle speed.. .
Mazda Motor Corporation

Portable computing device installed in or mountable to a shopping cart

A portable computing device is installed in or mountable to a shopping cart and linked for communication with a hand-held commodity registration apparatus. The portable computing device includes a wireless interface, a camera configured to capture an image, and a processor configured to establish a communication link with the hand-held commodity registration apparatus through the wireless interface, to perform object recognition on objects in the image captured by the camera, and to confirm that the objects recognized in the image correspond to commodities identified in registered commodity data received from the hand-held commodity registration apparatus through the wireless interface..
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Document image processing and advanced correlation of image data

Embodiments of the invention include systems, methods, and computer-program products for optical character recognition image data extraction from resource documents. The invention includes capacity for optical character recognition of a majority of data on a resource document.
Bank Of America Corporation

Recognizing fingerprints and fingerprint combinations as inputs

A method of inputting an action to a computer device using a fingerprint recognition sensor placed on a thumb of a user. The method including: setting a plurality of actions corresponding to fingerprint data from a user's fingerprint patterns; storing the plurality of actions corresponding to the fingerprint data in the computer device; reading fingerprint data by the fingerprint recognition sensor corresponding to the user's fingerprint patterns from a first finger placed in contact with the fingerprint recognition sensor; comparing the fingerprint pattern from the first finger with the user's fingerprint data stored in the computer device; and responsive to a match between the fingerprint pattern from the first finger and the user's fingerprint data stored in the computer device, initiating the action stored in the computer device corresponding to the first finger placed in contact with the fingerprint recognition sensor..
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and circuit for fingerprint detection

A method and circuit for fingerprint detection perform a first round of edge detection with a first parameter, and if a first value obtained during the first round of edge detection does not satisfy a predetermined threshold, perform a second round of edge detection with a second parameter, so as to allow a fingerprint that is not acceptable for the first parameter to be accepted for fingerprint recognition. If a second value obtained during the second round of edge detection does not satisfy the predetermined threshold neither, it is determined that the object subject to fingerprint detection is not a finger..
Image Match Design Inc.

Fingerprint image recognition method, apparatus and terminal

A fingerprint image recognition method is provided. The method includes: acquiring a target image from a captured texture image; acquiring target shape features corresponding to the target image, the target shape feature being configured to represent a shape feature of the target image; and when the target shape features matches with a preset finger shape feature, determining to perform a fingerprint recognition on the texture image.
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Apparatus and displaying multiple display panels with a progressive relationship using cognitive pattern recognition

An apparatus and method for searching and displaying an email string including inputting one or more search text, wherein the search text is associated with one or more highlight option; searching the email string with the search text, wherein the email string includes at least one email, and wherein the at least one email includes email information, email body and/or email attachment; and displaying the email sting in a horizontal or vertical manner on a display that includes a first column, a second column and a third column. In one example, the first column displays the email information, the second column displays the email body and the third column displays the email attachment, and wherein the search text is found in one of the email information, the email body or the email attachment..
Imagescan, Inc.

Voice interaction apparatus, its processing method, and program

A voice interaction apparatus incudes voice recognition means for recognizing a voice of a user, response-sentence generation means for generating a response sentence to the voice of the user based on the recognized voice, filler generation means for generating a filler word to be inserted in a conversation, output means for outputting the generated response sentence and the generated filler word, and classification means for classifying the generated response sentence into one of predetermined speech patterns indicating predefined speech types. When the output means outputs, after the user utters a voice subsequent to the first response sentence, the filler word and outputs a second response sentence, the classification means classifies the first response sentence into one of the speech patterns, and the filler generation means generates the filler word based on the speech pattern into which the first response sentence has been classified..
Kyoto University

Information processing system, information processing apparatus, control method, and program

An information processing system (3000) includes a marker (3020). The marker (3020) is any part of the body of a user of the information processing system (3000), or is any object attached to the user of the information processing system (3000).
Nec Corporation

Enabling augmented reality using eye gaze tracking

Methods and apparatus relating to enabling augmented reality applications using eye gaze tracking are disclosed. An exemplary method according to the disclosure includes displaying an image to a user of a scene viewable by the user, receiving information indicative of an eye gaze of the user, determining an area of interest within the image based on the eye gaze information, determining an image segment based on the area of interest, initiating an object recognition process on the image segment, and displaying results of the object recognition process..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Laser detection device using line beam, and vehicle information recognition method using same

A laser beam apparatus that is used for detecting vehicles in an intelligent traffic system according to an embodiment includes: a light source generating a laser beam of a short pulse; an optical transmission system converting the laser beam into a line beam; and an optical reception system receiving a beam dispersed rearward and reflected and returned when the line beam is radiated to a vehicle, and calculating a distance value from a reception time difference between the laser beam and the reflected beam, in which a first lens and a second lens that receive a laser from the light source are sequentially arranged in the optical transmission system, and the length of a horizontal axis of the line beam is increased or decreased to fit to the width of a road to be measured, by adjusting the distance between the light source and the first lens. Accordingly, it is possible to find out the current traffic situation in real time by accurately finding out whether there are vehicles passing through a predetermined area, using the lasers that are radiated from the laser detection apparatus regardless of the sizes of roads..
Gwangju Institute Of Science And Technology

Vesfet chemical sensor and methods of use thereof

Aspects of the invention are directed to chemical and biological molecule sensing devices, methods of fabricating the chemical sensor devices, and methods of using those devices to detect chemical and biological molecules. The chemical sensor device may comprise a chemically-sensitive vertical slit field effect transistor (vesfet) with a chemical recognition element attached to a gate structure and/or a channel of the vesfet.
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Inc.

Colorimeter

Colorimeter includes an illumination light reception unit, an attached part, a detection unit, a recognition unit, a color measurement control unit, and an output unit. To the attached part, a mask member is attached to cover the illumination light reception unit.
Konica Minolta, Inc.

Compositions and methods for improved neurotoxin assays

Methods for improving the specificity of assays for botulinum neurotoxins are described. Reporting constructs are provided that include cleavable linker sequence with genetically modified recognition and/or cleavage sites.
Biomadison, Inc.

Fine-grained object recognition in robotic systems

A method for fine-grained object recognition in a robotic system is disclosed that includes obtaining an image of an object from an imaging device. Based on the image, a deep category-level detection neural network is used to detect pre-defined categories of objects.
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

Treatment of retinitis pigmentosa using engineered meganucleases

Disclosed are recombinant meganucleases engineered to recognize and cleave recognition sequences present in a mutant rho p23h allele. The invention further relates to the use of such recombinant meganucleases in methods for treating retinitis pigmentosa, wherein the mutant rho p23h allele is preferentially targeted, cleaved, and inactivated..
Precision Biosciences, Inc.

Method for visualizing a tooth situation

Method for visualizing a tooth situation. The invention relates to a method for visualizing a tooth situation, wherein an image of the face of a patient is recorded and stored as a facial data record (1), feature points (3) within the facial data record (1) are automatically recognized by means of a facial recognition method, a mouth area (4) located between the lips is recognized automatically on the basis of the feature points (3), a position of the face in the facial data record (1) and a three-dimensional direction (5) of an orientation of the face in the facial data record (1) is automatically recognized on the basis of the feature points (3), a virtual tooth data record (2) of the tooth situation is oriented according to the three-dimensional direction (5) of the orientation of the face and is positioned according to the position of the face with respect to the facial data record (1), the mouth area within the facial data record (1) is partially overlaid and/or overlaid and/or replaced by the tooth data record (2), and the result is displayed as a visualization data record..
Dentsply Sirona Inc.

Animal recognition and location device

The invention relates to an animal recognition and location arrangement in which the arrangement is easily attached to an animal. The arrangement comprises two components, a first component containing self powering and electronic communication features and a second component for attaching or securing the first component to the animal.

Cooking device

In a heating cooker, when an image of an inside of heating compartment (12) is captured by imaging unit (19) before heating, controller (100) determines whether or not the image can be recognized by recognition unit (103). When the image cannot be recognized by recognition unit (103), controller (100) determines that capturing cannot be performed due to existence of a blade portion of stirrer blade (14a) in front of imaging unit (19), and drives motor (15a) by controlling rotation controller (102) thus rotating stirrer blade (14a) by a predetermined angle..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Headphones with multiple equalization presets for different genres of music

A headphone comprises a plurality of actuatable equalization selectors. Each of the selectors corresponds to an equalization setting that includes a preset distribution of relative amplitudes of sounds in predetermined frequency ranges.

System and associating search queries with remote content display

An audience measurement service may monitor broadcasts in a region, ingesting closed captioning data, metadata, displayed text or logos, performing facial recognition on people, and/or generating audio/video fingerprints of broadcast content to create a database of content and associated keywords, along with times at which the content was broadcast. The audience measurement service may receive user search queries from a search provider and detect “spiking” queries.
Google Llc

Imaging device and image processing method

There is provided an imaging device including: an image processing unit; a face recognition processing unit; a storage unit; and a composition processing unit for generating composite data by a composition process so that persons photographed in each of a plurality of image data are included in one image data. The face recognition processing unit recognizes a first person by performing a face recognition process on first image data.
Maxell, Ltd.

Fingerprint recognition-based control

A fingerprint recognition-based control method may include acquiring, by a fingerprint sensor, sensor data in response to a contact between a physical object and a sensing area of the fingerprint sensor; receiving an input through a first input receiver from among one or more input receivers, the first input receiver being located in a vicinity of the fingerprint sensor; verifying the sensor data to be an input fingerprint; and sensing a motion of the physical object based on the acquired sensor data and the received input, in response to a positive result of the verifying.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Access point key based service system

A system and method and user device for access point key based services. The system includes one or more servers and one or more access points.
Ajotek Llc

Methods and system for distributing information via multiple forms of delivery services

A content distribution facilitation system is described comprising configured servers and a network interface configured to interface with a plurality of terminals in a client server relationship and optionally with a cloud-based storage system. A request from a first source for content comprising content criteria is received, the content criteria comprising content subject matter.
Greenfly, Inc.

Speech decoder and language interpreter with asynchronous pre-processing

An embodiment of a language interpreter apparatus may include a language analyzer to analyze an intermediate recognition result of an electronic speech signal, and a memory to store a language interpretation result of the analysis of the intermediate recognition result, wherein the language analyzer is further to receive a final recognition result of the electronic speech signal, compare the final recognition result to the intermediate recognition result, and retrieve the language interpretation result of the analysis corresponding to the intermediate recognition result if the final recognition result matches the intermediate recognition result. An embodiment of a speech decoder apparatus may include a speech analyzer to analyze an electronic speech signal to determine an intermediate recognition result of the electronic speech signal, and a language interpreter interface communicatively coupled to the speech analyzer to provide the intermediate recognition result to a language interpreter for language interpretation..
Intel Corporation

Speech recognition program medium, speech recognition apparatus, and speech recognition method

A speech recognition method to be performed by a computer, the method including: detecting a first keyword uttered by a user from an audio signal representing voice of the user; detecting a term indicating a request of the user from sections that follow the first keyword in the audio signal; and determining a type of speech recognition processing applied to the following sections in accordance with the detected term indicating the request of the user.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Remote sensor voice recognition

Examples described herein include systems, methods, and devices for transmitting a media signal to the remote sensor, receiving a sound signal from the remote sensor, and monitoring the sound signal and the media signal to recognize voice commands.. .
Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

Method for controlling artificial intelligence system that performs multilingual processing

This specification relates to a method for controlling an artificial intelligence system which performs a multilingual processing based on artificial intelligence technology. The method for controlling an artificial intelligence system which performs a multilingual processing includes: receiving voice information through a microphone; determining a language of the voice information, based on a preset reference; selecting a specific voice recognition server from a plurality of voice recognition servers which process different languages, based on a result of the determination; and transmitting the voice information to the selected specific voice recognition server..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Voice recognition apparatus and voice recognition method

An object is to provide a technique that allows voice recognition of voice including a plurality of languages while suppressing a data size of a voice recognition dictionary. A voice recognition dictionary includes a plurality of place name dictionaries and a plurality of house number dictionaries in which phonemes in a different language are mapped to phonemes in a corresponding language.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program

An information processing apparatus, an information processing method, and a program, which make it possible for a user to listen to an audio signal more appropriately are provided. An information processing apparatus, including: behavior recognition unit configured to recognize behavior of a user on a basis of sensing information of at least one of the user and an environment; a processing controller configured to control, on a basis of the recognized behavior of the user, signal processing with respect to at least one of an audio signal listened to by the user, a noise reduction signal, and an external sound monitor signal; and a signal processing unit configured to execute the signal processing..
Sony Corporation

Paper sheet handling apparatus

In order to display information for rejected paper sheets in an easily recognizable manner, the paper sheet handling apparatus includes: a transport path configured to transport paper sheets; a recognition unit configured to recognize the paper sheets transported in the transport path; a reject unit configured to stack rejected paper sheets discharged from the transport path based on a recognition result by the recognition unit; and a display unit configured to display information for rejected paper sheets in a manner which is different for a case where the number of the rejected paper sheets stacked in the reject unit can be determined, and for a case where the number of the rejected paper sheets stacked in the reject unit cannot be determined.. .
Glory Ltd.

Image recognition system

An image recognition system includes an external information detection unit detecting a distance to a target to be recognized included in an image, a reduced image size determination unit deriving a reduced size of the image based on the distance to the target to be recognized, an image reduction unit reducing the image based on the reduced size of the image, and an image recognition unit including a plurality of recognition process units corresponding to sizes of the images to be recognized and executing the recognition process of the target to be recognized included in the reduced image by means of the recognition process unit corresponding to a size of the image. Instead of the distance to the target to be recognized, a size and a shape of the image, or a clip position of the image from an entire image, may be used..
Hitachi, Ltd.

Selective plant detection and treatment using green luminance photometric machine vision scan with real time chromaticity operations and image parameter floors for low processing load

A field image is formed using a tristimulus color model and used to detect target plants or entities on a field. Through the use of a luminance parameter floor, hue and saturation selection steps, feature recognition, a sizing floor and an aspect ratio ceiling, a very fast way is devised to recognize a target plant without need for consulting plant attribute databases, or to analyze spectral or other specialized data for comparison with known attributes.

Inventory management computer system

A computer system includes an inventory management server, a plurality of point-of-sale (pos) terminals communicating with the inventory management server over a first network, a face recognition computer having a camera communicating with the inventory management server over the first network, and a portable terminal communicating wirelessly with the inventory management server over a second network. The inventory management server is configured to generates alerts that are displayed on the portable terminal based on first data from the pos terminals and second data from the face recognition computer..
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Well performance classification using artificial intelligence and pattern recognition

A heterogeneous classifier based on actual reservoir and well data is developed to qualitatively classify oil well producer performance, and based on the classification drill a new well into a producing reservoir or adjust fluid flows in an existing well. The data includes perforation interval(s), completion type, and how far or close the perforated zones are located relative to the free water level or gas cap.
Saudi Arabian Oil Company

Font recognition using text localization

Font recognition and similarity determination techniques and systems are described. In a first example, localization techniques are described to train a model using machine learning (e.g., a convolutional neural network) using training images.
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Face recognition in big data ecosystem using multiple recognition models

A system trains a facial recognition modeling system using an extremely large data set of facial images, by distributing a plurality of facial recognition models across a plurality of nodes within the facial recognition modeling system. The system optimizes a facial matching accuracy of the facial recognition modeling system by increasing a facial image set variance among the plurality of facial recognition models.
International Business Machines Corporation

Face recognition in big data ecosystem using multiple recognition models

A system trains a facial recognition modeling system using an extremely large data set of facial images, by distributing a plurality of facial recognition models across a plurality of nodes within the facial recognition modeling system. The system optimizes a facial matching accuracy of the facial recognition modeling system by increasing a facial image set variance among the plurality of facial recognition models.
International Business Machines Corporation

Type prediction method, apparatus and electronic device for recognizing an object in an image

Type prediction method, apparatus and electronic device for recognizing an object in an image are disclosed. The method may include processing an image to be processed using a full image recognition technique to obtain a first type prediction result of an object in the image to be processed; processing a subject area of the image to be processed using a feature recognition technique to obtain a second type prediction result of an object of the subject area; determining whether the first type prediction result matches the second type prediction result; if the first type prediction result matches the second type prediction result, determining a type of the object of the image to be processed to be the first type prediction result or the second type prediction result..
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Image recognition method and apparatus

An image recognition method and apparatus. The method comprises: carrying out image processing and spatial transformation processing on a to-be-recognized image based on a spatial transformer network model, so as to obtain a reproduced image probability value corresponding to the to-be-recognized image; and determining the to-be-recognized image as a suspected reproduced image when it is judged that the reproduced image probability value corresponding to the to-be-recognized image is greater than or equal to a preset first threshold.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

System for counting quantity of game tokens

A chip recognition system in which a chip is configured to at least partially have a specific color indicative of a value of the chip includes: a recording device that uses a camera and records a state of the chip as an image; an image analysis device that subjects the image so recorded to image analysis and recognizes at least the specific color and a reference color that is present in the image and differs from the specific color; and a recognition device at least including an artificial intelligence device that uses a result of the image analysis by the image analysis device and specifies the specific color of the chip, wherein the artificial intelligence device of the recognition device has been subjected to teaching using, as training data, a plurality of images of the chip and the reference color irradiated with different illumination intensities.. .
Angel Playing Cards Co., Ltd.

Extraction of data from a digital image

Capturing information from an imprinted item comprises a computing device that receives an image of a back side of an imprinted item, the payment instrument comprising information imprinted thereon such that the imprinted information protrudes from a front side of the imprinted item and the imprinted information is indented into the back side of the imprinted item. The computing device extracts sets of characters from the image of the back side of the imprinted item based on the imprinted information indented into the back side of the imprinted item and depicted in the image of the back side of the imprinted item.
Google Llc

Verification with error tolerance for secure product identifiers

The invention relates to a system of automatic correction where certain errors are accepted while others are recognized as errors. This applies specifically to non-machine readable inputs or to optical character recognition when reading or transcribing codes.
Inexto Sa

Living body recognition device, living body recognition method, and living body recognition program

A living body determination device includes: a light irradiation device that irradiates a measuring object with a first light including a plurality of spectrums; a spectroscopic device that disperses a light at intensity depending on a wavelength and outputs the light; an image acquisition device that receives the light output by the spectroscopic device and outputs image information representing brightness depending on the intensity of the light; and a control unit. The control unit, for each spectrum of the first light, acquires image information with respect to the measuring object from the image acquisition device, based on the image information, selects one or more areas, for each of the areas, acquires spectroscopic information, and based on whether the spectroscopic information satisfies a predetermined condition, determines whether the measuring object is a living body..
Nec Corporation

Face detection with temperature and distance validation

An electronic device incorporates features that are dependent on finding a face by image processing of an image taken by an image capturing device. To avoid false positives and false negatives due to poor focus, exposure, or spoofing with a picture, the electronic device validates, by distance and/or temperature, a candidate face within a captured image.
Motorola Mobility Llc

Vehicle vision system with enhanced traffic sign recognition

A vision system for a vehicle includes a camera disposed at the vehicle and having a field of view exterior of the vehicle. The camera captures image data.
Magna Electronics Inc.

Liveness detection

A liveness detection system comprises a controller, a video input, a feature recognition module, and a liveness detection module. The controller is configured to control an output device to provide randomized outputs to an entity over an interval of time.
Yoti Holding Limited

Face recognition system, face recognition method, display control apparatus, display control method, and display control program

There is provided a display control apparatus that allows an operator to grasp a factor leading a face recognition result at a glance and to confirm or modify the face recognition result on the spot. The display control apparatus comprises a similarity acquirer that acquires a similarity between each pair of partial regions of face images by performing collation processing between the each pair of partial regions of the face images, and a display controller that controls to overlay, on the face images, at least one of a first region the similarity of which exceeds a threshold and a second region the similarity of which does not exceed the threshold, and display the overlaid face images.
Nec Corporation

Display panel for fingerprint recognition and display device

A display panel for fingerprint recognition and a display device are disclosed. The display panel for fingerprint recognition includes: a driving circuit backboard; a plurality of electroluminescent units disposed on the driving circuit backboard in a form of array; a plurality of infrared luminescent units disposed on the driving circuit backboard in a form of array; a protection cover plate; and a plurality of infrared photosensitive induction units disposed in a form of array between the protection cover plate and a film on which the infrared luminescent units are located..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Barcode tag detection in side view sample tube images for laboratory automation

Barcode tag conditions on sample tubes are detected utilizing side view images of sample tubes for streamlining handling in clinical laboratory automation systems. The condition of the tags may be classified into classes, each divided into a list of additional subcategories that cover individual characteristics of the tag quality.
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.

Gesture recognition method and apparatus

The method is applied to a terminal device, the terminal device stores training sample data, and the training sample data includes a correlation spectrum characteristic vector of a reflected signal of a sounding reference signal (srs) and a corresponding user gesture identifier. The method includes: transmitting, by the terminal device, a first sounding reference signal (srs); receiving, by the terminal device, a multipath reflected signal that is of the first sounding reference signal (srs) and that is reflected from a gesture-making object, and performing a related operation on the reflected signal and a signal template corresponding to the first sounding reference signal (srs), to obtain a correlation spectrum characteristic vector of the reflected signal; and matching, by the terminal device, the correlation spectrum characteristic vector of the reflected signal against the training sample data, to recognize an input gesture..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Gesture recognition device and man-machine interaction system

A gesture recognition device is related. The gesture recognition device includes a controlling module, a gesture detecting module configured to detect the position of the hand to obtain the data of the hand position, a calculating module configured to calculate the data of the hand position, a recognizing module configured to recognize the gesture, and a communication module.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Smart devices having recognition features

A smart action can be performed in response to acquiring feature information associated with a user performing a gesture on an object. The acquired acoustic information is matched with a predetermined acoustic signature that is associated with a smart action.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and object distance detection and positioning

A method for object distance detection and focal positioning in relation thereto. The method comprising the steps of: (a) identifying (via a computing device) a desired distance among a plurality of designated sites on an object; (b) adjusting a focus (via an autofocus device) onto the plurality of designated sites; (c) calculating (via an image recognition module) the actual distance among the plurality of designated sites; (d) determining (via the image recognition module) if error exist between the actual distance and the desired distance; and (e) wherein (in no particular order) repeating the steps of (b), (c), and (d) until no substantial error exists between the actual distance and the desired distance..
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Method for detecting an object in a surrounding region of a motor vehicle with the aid of an ultrasonic sensor with improved filtering of ground reflections, control device, ultrasonic sensor apparatus and motor vehicle

The invention relates to a method for detecting an object (8) in a surrounding region (9) of a motor vehicle (1) in which in each of a plurality of temporally sequential measurement cycles a raw signal (10) is received, which describes an ultrasonic signal of an ultrasonic sensor (4) reflected in the surrounding region (9), the raw signal (10) is compared with a predetermined ground threshold value curve (11), and a signal component (14) of the raw signal (10) that is to be tracked which exceeds the ground threshold value curve (11) is detected and assigned to the object (8), and the object (8) is tracked in the measurement cycles on the basis of the detected signal component (14) that is to be tracked, wherein to track the object (8) after recognition of the signal component (14) that is to be tracked, in the subsequent measurement cycles, signal peaks (13) of the raw signal (10) are detected, and an assignment to the object (8) is checked for the detected signal peaks (13).. .
Valeo Schalter Und Sensoren Gmbh

Immune checkpoint molecular fitness profiling by mass spectrometry

The present disclosure relates generally to the analysis of immune checkpoint proteins involved in cancer. In particular, the present disclosure provides material and methods for determining abundance ratios of various immune checkpoint proteins (e.g., pd-1, pd-l1, and pd-l2) present in a biospecimen sample based on quantification of peak area using mass spectrometry analysis.
Vanderbilt University

Pressure detection method and apparatus, and storage medium

A pressure detection method is provided. The method includes: sampling n frames of fingerprint image in sequence by a fingerprint recognition sensor, where n≥2 and n is an integer; obtaining an area of fingerprint in each of the n frames of fingerprint image; and determining a change trend of a pressure acting on the fingerprint recognition sensor according to a change trend of the areas in the n frames of fingerprint image..
Beijing Xiaomi Mobile Software Co., Ltd.

Fad-conjugated glucose dehydrogenase gene

An object of the present invention is to provide: a novel gene (polynucleotide) encoding an fad-conjugated glucose dehydrogenase having excellent properties that it has excellent reactivity to glucose, excellent thermal stability, and excellent substrate-recognition performance and also has a low activity for maltose; a process for the production of the enzyme using a transformant cell transfected with the gene; and a method for the determination of glucose, a reagent composition for use in the determination of glucose, a biosensor for use in the determination of glucose and others, each characterized by using the enzyme obtained. The invention relates to a polynucleotide encoding an fad-conjugated glucose dehydrogenase, comprising a polypeptide containing an amino acid sequence: x1-x2-x3-x4-x5-x6 (wherein x1 and x2 independently represent an aliphatic amino acid residue; x3 and x6 independently represent a branched amino acid residue; and x4 and x5 independently represent a heterocyclic amino acid residue or an aromatic amino acid residue); and others..
Phc Corporation

Minicircle dna vector vaccine platform for foot-and-mouth disease and methods thereof

This application is directed generally to minicircle dna vectors for the vaccination of foot-and-mouth disease (fmd). The transgene expression cassette in the minicircle dna vector includes: a eukaryotic translation initiation nucleotide sequence, a mutant nucleotide sequence that encodes a foot-and-mouth disease virus (fmdv) capsid polyprotein precursor that contains at least one mutation to eliminate a restriction enzyme recognition site, a nucleotide sequence that encodes a protease that cleaves the mew capsid polyprotein precursor into plurality of fmdv capsid proteins and a translational regulatory element to regulate the expression of the protease.

Systems and methods for uav docking and recharging

Various arrangements for charging an unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) may be presented. When flying in the vicinity of the uav docking station, the uav may identify the uav docking station based on image recognition of an alignment graphic on a docking platform of the uav docking station.
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.

Vehicle and control method thereof

A vehicle includes: an input unit configured to receive an execution command for speech recognition; a calculator configured to calculate a time in which the vehicle is expected to arrive at an obstacle existing on a road on which the vehicle travels; and a speech recognition controller configured to compare the calculated time in which the vehicle is expected to arrive at the obstacle to a time in which a voice command input is expected to be completed to determine whether to perform dynamic noise removal pre-processing.. .
Kia Motors Corporation

System and identifying posture details and evaluating athletes' performance

The embodiments herein provide a system and method for collecting specific form and posture related visual data from an athlete for analysis. The form-related diagnosis is extracted from an athlete's video recording to establish a correlation between predicted analysis and actual observation.

Improvement to operating system of module for locking injection devices of a subsystem for applying substances into fertile eggs

An improvement to an operational system of a module for locking injection devices of a subsystem for applying substances into fertile eggs represents an inventive solution in the field of poultry fanning, in particular in the field of poultry breeding and more specifically in the step of application of vaccines and/or nutrients into fertile eggs (ov), wherein the locking submodule (m1) of the subsystem for applying substances into fertile eggs has a distinguishing concept, the locking and stabilising of each injection device (i) by at least three inflatable elements (12) mounted side by side in respective adjacent openings (11b), and a pressure recognition submodule (m5) is provided under operational optics to allow the management submodule (m2) to decide whether to start the substance inoculation module.. .

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A sdn-based wia-pa field network/ipv6 backhaul network joint scheduling method

The present invention relates to an sdn-based wia-pa field network/ipv6 backhaul network joint scheduling method, which belongs to the technical field of industrial networks. Specific to the currently existing problems on data interaction among multiple wia-pa networks and between the wia-pa network and an ipv6 network, the method implements a scheduling function for a wia-pa data stream in the ipv6 backhaul network and adds a joint control function for supporting a wia-pa network manager in an sdn controller based on the ipv6 backhaul network according to the self-characteristics and application requirements of the wia-pa network.
Chongqing University Of Posts And Telecommunicatio

Content providing system based on location information recognition

The present disclosure relates to a user terminal capable of recognizing each of location signals output from a plurality of location signal output devices that have different coverages and output location signals, and a technology capable of detecting a location of a user terminal according to a location signal which the user terminal recognizes and providing various contents to a user through a service server providing content information suitable for the corresponding location.. .
Sk Planet Co., Ltd.

Information processing device, information processing method, and program

There is provided an information processing device, an information processing method, and a program that make it possible to decrease reduction in a recognition rate corresponding to the amount of exercise of a user wearing a wearable device. Acceleration information is acquired as exercise state information, and movement speed is calculated.
Sony Corporation

Information processing method, first terminal, second terminal, and server

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide an information access control method performed by a computer server, the method including: receiving an image sharing request from a first terminal, the image sharing request including a first image to be shared among a user group of a social networking application; identify one or more faces in the first image through face recognition; randomly selecting one of the faces in the first image; applying a mask to the first image except a predefined portion of the randomly-selected face; sending the partially masked first image to a second terminal; receiving an image viewing request from the second terminal in response to a user selection of the partially masked first image and a user-initiated resource transfer from the second user account to the first user account; and returning a version of the first image not being partially masked to the second terminal.. .
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Automatically provisioning new accounts on managed targets by pattern recognition of existing account attributes

A set of existing account information belonging to respective user accounts of a first set of users is retrieved. Pattern matching is performed by an attribute pattern discovery component on the retrieved set of existing account information to discover attribute patterns in the retrieved set of existing account information.
International Business Machines Corporation

Two dimensional code generation and recognition

The present disclosure describes technologies related to two-dimensional (2d) code generation and recognition. In one implementation, registration information is received from a server for authenticating and registering the server, and the server is registered if the registration information is authenticated.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Voice recognition alert notification apparatus, system and method

The present invention relates to a voice recognition alert notification apparatus, system and methods of using the same. Specifically, the voice recognition alert notification apparatus comprises a device having an audio listening element that is programmed to identify the voice pattern of a particular individual, such that when the loudness of a particular individual's voice rises to a particular pre-defined level, the alert notification apparatus sends a signal to the individual.

Vehicle control multi-intent queries input by voice

An infotainment system of a vehicle includes: a primary intent module configured to determine a primary intent included in voice input using automated speech recognition (asr); and an execution module configured to, via a first hardware output device of the vehicle, execute the primary intent. A secondary intent module is configured to: based on the primary intent, determine a first domain of the primary intent; based on the first domain of the primary intent, determine a second domain; and based on the voice input and the second domain, determine a secondary intent included in the voice input using asr.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Enhanced voice recognition task completion

A method for recognizing speech in a vehicle includes receiving speech at a microphone installed to a vehicle, and determining whether the speech includes a navigation instruction. If the speech includes a navigation instruction, the speech may be sent to a remote facility.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Wfst decoding system, speech recognition system including the same and storing wfst data

A weighted finite-state transducer (wfst) decoding system is provided. The wfst decoding system includes a memory that stores wfst data and a wfst decoder including a data fetch logic.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Language model biasing system

Methods, systems, and apparatus for receiving audio data corresponding to a user utterance and context data, identifying an initial set of one or more n-grams from the context data, generating an expanded set of one or more n-grams based on the initial set of n-grams, adjusting a language model based at least on the expanded set of n-grams, determining one or more speech recognition candidates for at least a portion of the user utterance using the adjusted language model, adjusting a score for a particular speech recognition candidate determined to be included in the expanded set of n-grams, determining a transcription of user utterance that includes at least one of the one or more speech recognition candidates, and providing the transcription of the user utterance for output.. .
Google Inc.

Enhanced automatic speech recognition

Devices, systems, and methods of enhanced automatic speech recognition. An acoustic microphone senses or captures acoustic signals that are uttered by a human speaker.
Vocalzoom Systems Ltd.

Enhanced speech generation

In a particular aspect, an apparatus includes an audio sensor configured to receive an input audio signal. The apparatus also includes speech generative circuitry configured to generate a synthesized audio signal based at least partly on automatic speech recognition (asr) data associated with the input audio signal and based on one or more parameters indicative of state information associated with the input audio signal..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Wearable audio device

Broadly speaking, embodiments of the present invention provide a wearable audio device including one or a plurality of microphones, a sound recognition systems and a controller to control the device based on one or more recognised sounds or classes of sound. Embodiments use stored sound models..
Audio Analytic Ltd

Method and system for inputting products into an inventory system

A method of characterizing inventory items to a planogram includes receiving images of view of a scene with inventory items and corresponding indicia using an imaging device; receiving utterances (such as spoken description of inventory items) from a user using a voice recognition system; identifying inventory items in the scene and a corresponding identification code based at least in part on the images and at least in part on the utterances; identifying a plurality of attributes corresponding to the inventory items; and characterizing the inventory items to a planogram based on the respective identification code and plurality of attributes.. .
Vocollect, Inc.

Image recognition with filtering of image classification output distribution

Data representing an image is received by an image recognition system. An image recognition system generates an image classification output distribution for a plurality of image features based on analysis of the data representing the image and training data stored for the image recognition system.
International Business Machines Corporation

Pictogram recognition apparatus, pictogram recognition system, and pictogram recognition method

Disclosed are a pictogram recognition apparatus, a pictogram recognition system, and a pictogram recognition method, wherein the pictogram recognition method includes acquiring learning data, acquiring an image including a pictogram, extracting at least one zone from the image, acquiring a descriptor corresponding to the at least one zone, recognizing a pictogram by comparing the descriptor with the learning data and providing a user with information corresponding to the recognized pictogram.. .
Maxst Co., Ltd.

Article recognition apparatus, settlement apparatus and article recognition method

According to one embodiment, an article recognition apparatus includes a first interface, a second interface, and a processor. The first interface acquires an image captured by photographing a photography range including an area where articles that are recognition targets are arranged.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Dynamic face and voice signature authentication for enhanced security

Techniques and apparatuses for a dynamic face and voice signature authentication for enhanced authentication techniques are described herein. In one or more implementations, an authentication system is configured to authenticate a user using a combination of voice and facial recognition techniques.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Iris image capturing device, iris image recognition device and method thereof

An iris image capturing device, an iris image recognition device and an iris image recognition method are provided. Multiple data sequences are captured, in which each data sequence includes an iris image.
Realtek Semiconductor Corp.

Information processing apparatus, control method, and storage medium

An information processing apparatus extracts an area by performing an area analysis on an image, acquires a rule that defines a keyword and conditions of a value corresponding to the keyword, determines an order of specifying an area including the keyword and an area including the value corresponding to the keyword based on the acquired rule, firstly specifies the area including the keyword or the area including the value corresponding to the keyword from among the extracted area in accordance with the determined order, performs character recognition processing on the specified area, and secondly specifies the corresponding another area based on the acquired rule and the first specified area.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Systems and methods for mobile image capture and content processing of driver's licenses

Systems and methods are provided for processing and extracting content from an image captured using a mobile device. In one embodiment, an image is captured by a mobile device and corrected to improve the quality of the image.
Mitek Systems, Inc.

Enabling face recognition in a cognitive collaboration environment

A method including obtaining a vector including a plurality of numbers representative of a face of a user of a collaboration endpoint, wherein the vector is generated from the face captured by a camera of the collaboration endpoint; identifying an identity of the face of the user using the vector; and based on the identity of the face of the user, causing a collaboration action to be performed at the collaboration endpoint is disclosed.. .
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Methods, devices, and systems for determining a subset for autonomous sharing of digital media

Methods, systems, and devices for determining a subset of user devices (115, 120) from among a complete set of user devices (110, 115, 120) based on a set of received information, i.e., attributes (513, 516) associated with a photograph (514) or user device (110) that transmitted the photograph (514) and attributes (513, 516), where the disposition of the information may be used to determine the subset and then perform facial recognition (265) on the subset of user associated photographs in order to accurately identify each user or users present in the photograph (514).. .
I'm In It, Llc

Profile information identification

A device may store images of people and profile information associated with the images of the people, and may generate configuration information associated with providing customized profile information to a user device. The device may receive an image, of a person, captured by the user device, and may perform facial recognition of the image of the person to generate facial features of the person.
Accenture Global Solutions Limited

Quantitative structural assay of a nerve graft

Techniques are described for determining the quality of a nerve graft by assessing quantitative structural characteristics of the nerve graft. Aspects of the techniques include obtaining an image identifying laminin-containing tissue in the nerve graft; creating a transformed image using a transformation function of an image processing application on the image; using an analysis function of the image processing application, analyzing the transformed image to identify one or more structures in accordance with one or more recognition criteria; and determining one or more structural characteristics of the nerve graft derived from a measurement of the one or more structures..
Axogen Corporation

Short term cloud forecast, improved cloud recognition and prediction and uncertainty index estimation

A short-term cloud forecasting system includes a cloud segmentation processor that receives image data from images captured by an all sky camera. The cloud segmentation processor calculates a probability for each pixel in an image that the pixel is representative of a cloud.
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

Storage device having fingerprint recognition sensor and operating method thereof

A storage device includes at least one nonvolatile memory device, a memory controller that controls the at least one nonvolatile memory device, and a fingerprint recognition sensor that recognizes a fingerprint of a user. The at least one nonvolatile memory device includes at least one secure partition area being accessible by a host device when a fingerprint recognized by the fingerprint recognition sensor is the same as an enrolled fingerprint, and a public area being accessible by the host device regardless of a fingerprint recognition operation..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Cognitive entity reference recognition

Methods, computer program products, and systems are presented. The methods include, for instance: monitoring one or more message of the conversation between multiple users for an entity reference; detecting the entity reference in a message in the conversation.
International Business Machines Corporation

Cognitive entity reference recognition

Methods, computer program products, and systems are presented. The methods include, for instance: monitoring one or more message of the conversation between multiple users for an entity reference; detecting the entity reference in a message in the conversation.
International Business Machines Corporation

Kitchen support system

A kitchen support system includes a projector, a voice recognizer, and a controller. The projector projects an image toward a cooking space in which cooking is performed.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

User registration for intelligent assistant computer

Registration of a person with an intelligent assistant computer includes obtaining one or more image frames captured via one or more cameras that depict an initially unregistered person. Facial recognition data for the initially unregistered person is extracted from the one or more image frames.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Method and selecting between multiple gesture recognition systems

A method and apparatus for selecting between multiple gesture recognition systems includes an electronic device determining a context of operation for the electronic device that affects a gesture recognition function performed by the electronic device. The electronic device also selects, based on the context of operation, one of a plurality of gesture recognition systems in the electronic device as an active gesture recognition system for receiving gesturing input to perform the gesture recognition function, wherein the plurality of gesture recognition systems comprises an image-based gesture recognition system and a non-image-based gesture recognition system..
Google Technology Holdings Llc

Electromagnetic interference pattern recognition tomography

An electromagnetic interference pattern recognition tomography (emiprt) method for use in an image reconstruction system includes generating electromagnetic field data corresponding to an object in an imaging domain, via an electromagnetic tomography system, and using the generated electromagnetic field data, repeatedly, in recursive manner, forming an undisturbed electromagnetic interference image, forming a disturbed electromagnetic interface image based on the undisturbed electromagnetic interference image, recognizing electromagnetic interference patterns in the repeatedly formed disturbed electromagnetic interface images, and forming a superposition image by nullifying or diminishing the recognized electromagnetic interference patterns from the disturbed electromagnetic interface image. Forming a disturbed electromagnetic interface image is also based on an object factor that is a functional of the differences between experimentally electromagnetic fields and electromagnetic fields calculated during the step of forming an undisturbed electromagnetic interference image.
Emtensor Gmbh

Inspection apparatus and inspection method

According to one embodiment, an inspection apparatus includes a socket, a first arm, and a recognition device. The socket has at least one container holding part for holding a container containing an object.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Navigation system with location based parser mechanism and operation thereof

A navigation system comprising of a control circuit configured to: determine a free text query for representing a description of a query target, generate a parsing model based on a recognition pattern within a map, determine a concentric region within the map based on a user location, apply the parsing model based on the concentric region, generate a match based on the parsing model; and a communication circuit, coupled to the control circuit, configured to communicate the match for displaying on a device.. .
Telenav, Inc.

Mva-gh/gl-pc vaccine derived antibodies neutralizing human cytomegalovirus infectivtiy and methods thereof

Disclosed are vaccine-derived neutralizing antibodies (nabs) for cmv infections and small peptides which define precise recognition elements of the antigens by the nabs. In certain embodiments, vaccine-derived nabs may be produced by immunizing a subject with a gh/gl/ul128/ul130/ul131a pentameric glycoprotein complex (gh/gl-pc).
City Of Hope

Methods for vehicle speed accuracy compensation

A method and system for calibrating a speed displayed in a vehicle is provided. In one example, a method includes adjusting a determination of vehicle speed responsive to character recognition of an image from an on-board camera of the vehicle, the image including an external speed measurement source (such as a radar speed sign) displaying a speed measurement.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Apparatus for presenting support images to a driver and method thereof

A display control apparatus mounted in a vehicle is provided with a viewpoint conversion unit, an image enhancement unit and an image outputting unit. The image recognition unit recognizes an object in images captured by a plurality of imaging devices, mounted on a vehicle to captures images surrounding the vehicle.
Denso Corporation

Methods and systems for intraventricular brain stimulation

The present application is directed to devices and methods that can treat dementia or other brain disorders via electrical stimulation. Embodiments disclosed herein utilize brain stimulation of brain areas involved in memory and cognition through an intraventricular approach.

Methods and systems for evaluating age-related memory loss

Methods and systems for measuring brain function of a person are disclosed. In some embodiments, the methods include the following: providing a database including digital image files that define intersecting sinusoidal functions; conducting matching trials including displaying a first image selected from the digital image files for a first amount of time, displaying no images for a second amount of time, and displaying both the first image and a second image, prompting the person to identify the first image, recording whether the person correctly identified the first image, and recording an amount of time to complete the matching trial; and conducting recognition trials including displaying an image selected from the digital image files, prompting the person to identify whether the image was displayed in the matching trials, recording whether the person correctly identified whether the image was displayed, and recording an amount of time to complete the recognition trial..
The Trustees Of Columbia University In The City Of New York

Methods of using brain temporal dynamics

Over 350 million people worldwide suffer from depression, a third of whom are medication resistant. Seizure therapy remains the most effective treatment in depression, even when many treatments fail.

Relevant advertisement generation based on a user operating a client device communicatively coupled with a networked media device

A method, apparatus and/or system related to relevant advertisement generation based on a user operating a client device communicatively coupled with a networked media device are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method includes determining that a user is likely viewing a networked media device and/or accessing a client device while viewing the networked media device, determining that the content currently being displayed on the networked media device is associated with a motion-video advertisement through an automatic content recognition algorithm applied to the networked media device, selecting an alphanumeric advertisement formatted for a display area of the client device based on contextual match between the motion-video advertisement and/or the alphanumeric advertisement, and/or delivering the alphanumeric advertisement to the client device while the motion-video advertisement is still rendering on the networked media device..
Ip Improved Products By Breeding Ug

Smart home security control device

An image-recognizing lighting device includes a lighting device including, arranged therein, a master control board, an infrared sensor, and an led for lighting. The master control board is connected to an image module.

Configurable phone with interactive voice response engine

A land-based or mobile phone and methods are provided for receiving inbound communications as either voice or text, and then based on the user's configuration settings, the inbound communication is provided to the user as it was received or is automatically converted into a format that is desired by the user. The phone also takes voice or text that is input by the user of the phone and converts the user's input to either voice or text based on the configuration settings stored in the users contact list or otherwise.

Methods and system for distributing information via multiple forms of delivery services

A content distribution facilitation system is described comprising configured servers and a network interface configured to interface with a plurality of terminals in a client server relationship and optionally with a cloud-based storage system. A request from a first source for content comprising content criteria is received, the content criteria comprising content subject matter.
Greenfly, Inc.

Voice signal processing apparatus and voice signal processing method

A voice signal processing apparatus and a voice signal processing method are provided. Adjust a consonant signal judgment condition of a target voice frame according to whether an original voice sampling signal corresponding to a previous voice frame adjacent to the target voice frame is a consonant signal, so as to improve comfort of listening to the sound and recognition of a voice signal..
Acer Incorporated

Method and speech recognition

A speech recognition method includes receiving a sentence generated through speech recognition, calculating a degree of suitability for each word in the sentence based on a relationship of each word with other words in the sentence, detecting a target word to be corrected among the words in the sentence based on the degree of suitability for each word, and replacing the target word with any one of candidate words corresponding to the target word.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Vehicle driving assist and vehicle having same

The present invention relates to a vehicle driving assist interoperating with a plurality of mobile terminals and a vehicle equipped with the same, the vehicle driving assist comprising: a display unit; a microphone configured to receive voice uttered by a user in a vehicle; a wireless communication unit, disposed inside the vehicle, configured to wirelessly communicate with a plurality of mobile terminals; a position sensing unit for sensing the positions of the plurality of mobile terminals within the vehicle; and a controller for transmitting voice data to any one of the plurality of mobile terminals through the wireless communication unit so that the voice data corresponding to the voice inputted from the microphone can be processed, wherein the plurality of mobile terminals process the voice data through different voice recognition algorithms.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program

[solution] an information processing apparatus including: a recognition section configured to automatically recognize information of a target vehicle from environment information of a user; an acquisition section configured to acquire a user evaluation of the recognized target vehicle; and a generation section configured to generate information for issuing a notification of the acquired user evaluation.. .

Three-dimensional holographic visual and haptic object warning based on visual recognition analysis

Presenting a haptic hologram warning is provided. An indication that a first individual who needs supervision is approaching a situation is received.
International Business Machines Corporation

Information transformation in digital pathology

The present invention relates to an illustration of an annotation (22) at a sample slide (14). It is the intention for the invention to copy the annotation (22) provided at a reference slide (12) to the sample slide (14).
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Method and reconstructing scene, terminal device, and storage medium

A scene reconstruction method, apparatus, terminal device, and storage medium. The method includes: acquiring a first image set matching a to-be-reconstructed scene (11); extracting a characteristic region of an image in the first image set by using a characteristic extraction algorithm (12); performing recognition on the characteristic region to obtain a scene characteristic region in the image (13); and performing three-dimensional reconstruction on the to-be-reconstructed scene according to the scene characteristic region in the image, and rendering and generating the to-be-reconstructed scene (14).
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Article recognition apparatus and article recognition method

According to one embodiment, an article recognition apparatus includes an image interface and a processor. The image interface acquires an image captured by photographing a predetermined place where a plurality of articles are disposed.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatus for presenting support images to a driver and method thereof

An image recognition unit recognizes an object in each image captured by a plurality of imaging devices each imaging a partial overlapped imaging region surrounding a vehicle. An image synthesis unit generates a synthesized image by partially overlapping and joining converted images viewed from preset virtual viewpoints, when an imaging region including the recognized object is an overlapping region of which any one of two imaging devices performs imaging.
Denso Corporation

Flexible display device

Disclosed is a flexible display device. The flexible display device includes: a housing, a closure lid, a flexible display panel, an extension mechanism and a controller.
Wuhan Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.

Information processing apparatus and information processing method

In accordance with one embodiment, an information processing apparatus includes an image capturing module configured to photograph a commodity to capture an image of the commodity, an extraction module configured to extract a feature amount from the image captured by the image capturing module; a calculation module configured to compare a feature amount of each of commodities registered in a dictionary with the feature amount of the commodity extracted by the extraction module to calculate a similarity degree therebetween; a recognition module configured to recognize a commodity of which the similarity degree is greater than a threshold value as a commodity candidate within the commodities registered in the dictionary; and a display control module configured to change a manner of arrangement areas displayed in one screen according to the number of commodity candidates recognized and display information representing the commodity candidates in the arrangement areas.. .
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Article information displaying method, apparatus and system, and intelligent communication device

An article information displaying method, apparatus and system, and an intelligent communication device. The method comprises: displaying a telephone number used in current communication on a communication interface; acquiring order information associated with the telephone number used in current communication, wherein the order information comprises at least article information; and simultaneously displaying the telephone number used in current communication and the article information in a recognition window of the communication interface.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Object recognition system

An object recognition system according to an embodiment includes a server and at least one point of sale device. A storage device stores a recognition dictionary that includes, for each of a plurality of articles, at least one feature value for identifying the corresponding article, and an effective period indicating a period during which the corresponding article is sold.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Hyper aware logic apparatus and method to create an agent of consciousness and intent for devices and machines

A neural logic unit network acting as an agent to achieve machine or device consciousness and intent is disclosed. More specifically, an agent of consciousness and intent (the agent) is disclosed consisting of neuronal logic units upon which are mapped and connected to the individual outputs of the host system's entire sensorium and which neuronal logic units are activated by the simultaneous presentation of the results of the host system's recognition, tracking, analyses and characterization computations similar to those performed by biological unconscious brains.
Irvine Sensors Corp.

Methods and systems for artificial cognition

Methods, systems and apparatus that provide for perceptual, cognitive, and motor behaviors in an integrated system implemented using neural architectures. Components of the system communicate using artificial neurons that implement neural networks.
Applied Brain Research Inc.

Training convolutional neural network model

Disclosed are a training method and apparatus for a cnn model, which belong to the field of image recognition. The method comprises: performing a convolution operation, maximal pooling operation and horizontal pooling operation on training images, respectively, to obtain second feature images; determining feature vectors according to the second feature images; processing the feature vectors to obtain category probability vectors; according to the category probability vectors and an initial category, calculating a category error; based on the category error, adjusting model parameters; based on the adjusted model parameters, continuing the model parameters adjusting process, and using the model parameters when the number of iteration times reaches a pre-set number of times as the model parameters for the well-trained cnn model.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Deep receptive field networks

The invention provides a method for recognition of information in digital image data, said method comprising a learning phase on a data set of example digital images having known information, and characteristics of categories are computed automatically from each example digital image and compared to its known category, said method comprises training a convolutional neural network comprising network parameters using said data set, in which via deep learning each layer of said convolutional neural network is represented by a linear decomposition of all filters as learned in each layer into basis functions.. .
Universiteit Van Amsterdam

Multi-view embedding with soft-max based compatibility function for zero-shot learning

Described is a system for multi-view embedding for object recognition. During operation, the system receives an input image and transforms raw data of objects in the image with corresponding labels into low-level features and high-level semantic representations of the labels.
Hrl Laboratories, Llc

Detecting usage of copyrighted video content using object recognition

Techniques detecting usage of copyrighted video content using object recognition are provided. In one example, a computer-implemented method comprises determining, by a system operatively coupled to a processor, digest information for a video, wherein the digest information comprises objects appearing in the video and respective times at which the objects appear in the video.
International Business Machines Corporation

Image information recognition processing , and computer storage medium

An image information recognition processing method, device and a computer storage medium are provided. A first reference image and an image to be detected are acquired.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Article recognition apparatus and article recognition method

According to one embodiment, an article recognition apparatus includes an image interface, a weight interface and a processor. The image interface acquires an image captured by photographing a predetermined place where a plurality of articles are disposed.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Vehicle vision system with traffic sign recognition

A vision system for a vehicle includes a camera and a control. The control determines information on traffic signs and determines whether an indicated speed limit is for the lane being traveled by the vehicle.
Magna Electronics Inc.

Method and urban road recognition based on laser point cloud, storage medium, and device

Embodiments of the present disclosure disclose a method and apparatus for urban road recognition based on a laser point cloud. The method comprises: constructing a corresponding road edge model according to the laser point cloud acquired by a laser sensor; determining a height of a mobile carrier provided with the laser sensor and constructing a corresponding road surface model based on the height and the laser point cloud; eliminating a road surface point cloud and a road edge point cloud in the laser point cloud according to the road edge model and the road surface model, segmenting a remaining laser point cloud using a point cloud segmentation algorithm, and recognizing an object corresponding to a segmenting result.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co. Ltd.

Image processing iris recognition

An image processing method for iris recognition of a predetermined subject, comprises acquiring through an image sensor, a probe image illuminated by an infra-red (ir) illumination source, wherein the probe image comprises one or more eye regions and is overexposed until skin portions of the image are saturated. One or more iris regions are identified within the one or more eye regions of said probe image; and the identified iris regions are analysed to detect whether they belong to the predetermined subject..
Fotonation Limited

Image processing iris recognition

A method of iris recognition comprises detecting a body region larger than and comprising at least one iris in an image and performing a first eye modelling on the detected body region. If successful, the result of first iris segmentation based on the first eye model is chosen.
Fotonation Limited

Method and improving recognition accuracy for the handwritten input of alphanumeric characters and gestures

A method for automatically selecting one of a plurality of recognition algorithms for a handwritten input of alphanumeric characters and/or gestures into a selected input field displayed on a screen using a touch-sensitive input apparatus comprises carrying out optical character recognition in a region of the screen which comprises at least the input field and the immediate environment of the input field, or carrying out voice recognition for a voice instruction acoustically output after the selected input field has been displayed. Terms describing field types are searched for in the result of the optical character recognition or the voice recognition, and a recognition algorithm which is adapted to a field type found in the result of the optical character recognition or the voice recognition is selected..
Continental Automotive Gmbh

Topographic data machine learning method and system

Aspects described herein apply machine learning techniques for image recognition and classification to the processing of topographic imagery, in order to permit more accurate and detailed topographic representations of an area to be obtained. In particular, in one embodiment a machine learning system is trained with existing topographic imagery and corresponding topographic data relating to a particular area, so that the machine learning system is then able to relate actual physical topographical features to their topographic representations in existing data.
Ordnance Survey Limited

Method and apparatus of selecting candidate fingerprint image for fingerprint recognition

A method of selecting a candidate fingerprint image for fingerprint recognition includes acquiring a target fingerprint image, generating a target frequency image based on a frequency conversion of the target fingerprint image, extracting frequency feature information associated with a representative frequency from the target frequency image, and selecting a candidate fingerprint image from enrolled fingerprint images by comparing the frequency feature information to enrolled frequency information.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Multi-level architecture of pattern recognition in biological data

Methods, systems and apparatus for detecting patterns in constituents of at least one biological organism are disclosed. In accordance with one method, clusters of the constituents are determined (208) by selecting (210) different subsets of at least one of genes or proteins and identifying (212) the clusters from biological data corresponding to the selected subsets.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Computer readable program, playlist preparation device, and wireless audio system

[problem] to reduce user's workload when preparing a playlist. [solution] a playlist preparation terminal 2 carries out face recognition processes on the image data of listeners captured for each room from a room a to a room c, and generates listener information including the atmosphere, age group, and a male-to-female ratio of a listener group made up of the listeners captured in the image data.
D&m Holdings, Inc.

Two-stage, facial recognition and identification system (two-stage facial r & i system)

The two-stage facial recognition and identification system allows law enforcement officers, military personnel, and other users the ability to rapidly identify wanted or known personnel and assist through a second stage of examiner and hardware to better confirm whether positive or negative identification has been made. This system will greatly reduce misidentification, profiling, or any other identification weaknesses that the mobile device user may have.

Autonomous vehicle maneuver recognition

Autonomous vehicles may include one or more onboard devices to perform various actions, such as a still image capture device. In contrast with using an auxiliary communication system to control a payload, a vehicle navigation sensor is used to monitor autonomous vehicle movements to match a predefined vehicle maneuver event, and trigger a payload event based on identification of the vehicle maneuver event.
Sentera, Llc

Method and controlling autonomous driving vehicle using dead reckoning

Disclosed are a method and apparatus for effectively controlling an autonomous driving vehicle in an abnormal condition in which a navigation system and/or an autonomous driving system malfunctions. The apparatus for controlling the autonomous driving vehicle includes a position recognition unit for generating first position information by recognizing a position of the autonomous driving vehicle, a state determination unit for determining whether the position recognition unit is in an abnormal state, a dead reckoning unit for generating second position information by predicting a position of the autonomous driving vehicle using dead reckoning, a data providing unit for selecting either the first position information or the second position information depending on a determination result of the state determination unit, and a vehicle controller for controlling the autonomous driving vehicle based on a section result of the data providing unit..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Coordinate measuring device having automatic target object recognition

A coordinate measuring device for detecting a position of a target object which can move in space and which comprises a retroreflector, wherein an automatic identification of a recognized target object and an assignment of specifications associated with the target object takes place.. .
Leica Geosystems Ag

Biorecognition elements for rapid detection of biocontamination

A biorecognition element for rapid detection of fuel biocontamination. The biorecognition element is seq.
Government Of The United States, As Represented By The Secretary Of The Air Force

Methods and compositions for preventing concatemerization during template-switching

Compositions and methods for performing a template-switching reaction are provided that may include reducing or eliminating concatemerization of the template-switching oligonucleotide (tso). In some embodiments, the composition may comprise: a reverse transcriptase; a tso that includes a recognition sequence for a site-specific double strand nucleic acid cleaving enzyme, wherein the tso has at its 3′ end at least one nucleotide capable of hybridizing to at least one or more non-templated nucleotides added to a templated cdna strand by the reverse transcriptase; and a site-specific double strand nucleic acid cleaving enzyme that cleaves the tso at the recognition sequence..
New England Biolabs, Inc.

Method and determining a presently existing driving situation

A method for determining a presently existing driving situation in which a vehicle finds itself at the moment. The method includes receiving of driving-environment data based on a sensed vehicle driving environment, extracting of features from the driving-environment data with the aid of pattern recognition, classifying the presently existing driving situation based exclusively on the features extracted by the pattern recognition, and providing a result of the classification.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Follow-up start control device for vehicle

A follow-up start control device for a vehicle includes a recognition unit, a first determination unit, a second determination unit, a controller, an estimation unit, and a setting unit. The recognition unit is configured to detect a stop and a start of a preceding vehicle.
Subaru Corporation

Movable robot

This movable robot includes a robot arm which performs an operation for a machine tool, a carriage for moving the robot arm to a predetermined installation position, a vision sensor which is supported by the carriage together with the robot arm and which captures an image of recognition information provided on the machine tool when the robot arm is placed at the predetermined installation position, a partner information receiving section for receiving a partner information regarding the machine tool for which the robot performs the operation, and a controller which determines whether the information obtained from the vision sensor corresponds with the partner information when the robot arm is placed at the predetermined installation position by the carriage, and when it corresponds, the robot arm is set to be a state in which the robot arm can perform the operation.. .
Fanuc Corporation

System and user intent recognition

The disclosure includes a method of operating an exoskeleton system. The method includes determining a first state estimate for a current classification program being implemented by the exoskeleton system; determining a second state estimate for a reference classification program; determining that a difference between the first and second state estimate is greater than a classification program replacement threshold; generating an updated classification program; and replacing the current classification program with the updated classification program based at least in part on the determining that the difference between the first and second state estimates is greater than the classification program replacement threshold..
Other Lab, Llc

Surgical device with smart bit recognition collet assembly to set a desired application mode

A surgical device of a drill/driver with bit recognition to set a desired application mode and a method of utilization thereof is provided. Various operating modes of the drill/driver are automatically set by a sensor which recognizes the bit applied to the drill/driver.
Zimmer Biomet Cmf And Thoracic, Llc

Sony Corporation

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Communication apparatus, controlling the communication apparatus, and air conditioner having the communication apparatus

A communication, an air conditioner, and a method for controlling the communication apparatus are disclosed. The communication apparatus includes a communicator and a controller.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Cognitive reliability engine for smooth handoff in phone-hosted microservices

Managing handoffs between a plurality of mobile devices in a phone hosted microservices architecture in a same vicinity, with each of the mobile devices connected to a cognitive reliability engine. The cognitive reliability engine, for each of the plurality of mobile devices hosting a hosted microservice, determining a reliability score for a time period through context and activity recognition of a user owning the mobile device.
International Business Machines Corporation

Imaging apparatus, image sensor, and image processor

An imaging apparatus according to a first aspect of the present disclosure includes: an image sensor adapted to output image data including pixel signals generated in accordance with incident light by photoelectric conversion elements vertically and horizontally arranged on an imaging surface, adapted to divide the imaging surface into a plurality of areas, and adapted to generate image recognition support information for each of the areas on the basis of the pixel signals generated by the photoelectric conversion elements belonging to the area; and an image processing unit adapted to apply predetermined image processing to the image data output from image sensor by using the image processing support information output from the image sensor. The present disclosure is applicable to, for example, a camera having a face detection function..

System and three-way call detection

A system for detecting three-way calls in a monitored telephone conversation includes a speech recognition processor that transcribes the monitored telephone conversation and associates characteristics of the monitored telephone conversation with a transcript thereof, a database to store the transcript and the characteristics associated therewith, and a three-way call detection processor to analyze the characteristics of the conversation and to detect therefrom the addition of one or more parties to the conversation. The system preferably includes at least one domain-specific language model that the speech recognition processor utilizes to transcribe the conversation.
Dsi-iti, Llc

Electric rotation device

An electric rotation device rotating a rotation target member by torque outputted to an output member includes: a motor; a reduction gear mechanism including transmission gears transmitting torque from the motor to the output member; a rotational position detection gear including a tooth width different from that of a predetermined gear among the transmission gears, and meshing with the predetermined gear; a rotational position detection sensor outputting a signal corresponding to a rotational position of the rotational position detection gear, and detecting a rotational position of the rotation target member; a visual recognition portion configured to distinguish a reference tooth of one gear from the other tooth of the one gear; and a groove filling portion filling a tooth groove of the other gear, the groove filling portion filling a portion of the tooth groove not overlapping the one gear in a radial direction.. .
Aisin Seiki Kabushiki Kaisha

Voice inputting method, and electronic device and system for supporting the same

An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a microphone configured to receive a voice, communication circuitry configured to communicate with an external electronic device, a memory, and a processor operatively connected to the microphone, the communication circuitry, and the memory.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Input generation for classifier

A computer-implemented method for generating an input for a classifier. The method includes obtaining n-best hypotheses which is an output of an automatic speech recognition (asr) for an utterance, combining the n-best hypotheses horizontally in a predetermined order with a separator between each pair of hypotheses, and outputting the combined n-best hypotheses as a single text input to a classifier..
International Business Machines Corporation

Speech recognition involving a mobile device

A system and method of speech recognition involving a mobile device. Speech input is received (202) on a mobile device (102) and converted (204) to a set of phonetic symbols.
Apple Inc.

Cognitive intervention for voice recognition failure

In an aspect of the present disclosure, a method for providing an alternate modality of input for filling a form field in response to a failure of voice recognition is disclosed including prompting the user for information corresponding to a field of a form, generating speech data by capturing a spoken response of the user to the prompt using at least one input device, attempting to convert the speech data to text, determining that the attempted conversion has failed, evaluating the failure using at least one speech rule, selecting, based on the evaluation, an alternate input modality to be used for receiving the information corresponding to the field of the form, receiving the information corresponding to the field of the form from the alternate input modality, and injecting the received information into the field of the form.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

System and speech-based interaction resolution

A method for automatically retrieving documents based on customer speech received at a contact center of an organization includes: receiving, by a processor, at the contact center of the organization, speech from a customer; performing, by the processor, automatic speech recognition on the received speech to generate recognized text; generating, by the processor, a search query from the recognized text; searching, by the processor, a knowledge base specific to the organization for one or more documents relevant to the search query; and returning, by the processor, the one or more documents relevant to the search query.. .
Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc.

Monitoring an area using multiple networked video cameras

A system and method to connect several cameras located in a given location, such as a parking garage, or area, such as in a neighborhood, is provided. The system allows each camera to function independently from each other with the purpose of recording video within the field of view of the particular camera.
725-1 Corporation

Paper sheet handling machine and paper sheet handling method

A paper sheet handling machine (for example, banknote handling machine (10)) includes: a recognition unit (18) configured to recognize a paper sheet transported by a transport unit (16); a storage unit (for example, banknote storages (30) or banknote storage cassette (40)) configured to store the paper sheet recognized by the recognition unit (18); a memory unit (54) configured to store a maximum capacity for paper sheets in the storage unit; and a maximum capacity change unit (58) configured to change the maximum capacity stored in the memory unit (54), on the basis of information about a kind of the paper sheet recognized by the recognition unit (18).. .
Glory Ltd.

Money handling apparatus

A money handling apparatus for performing at least depositing includes: a casing; a depositing unit; a recognition unit configured to at least count or recognize money fed from the depositing unit; an inner storage unit from which the money stored therein is unremovable directly from the outside of the casing; an outer stacking unit from which the money stacked therein is removable directly from the outside of the casing; a transport unit configured to transport the money among the above-described units; and a controller configured to allow selective transport of the money handled by the recognition unit to the inner storage unit, or the outer stacking unit. The controller transfers the money to the inner storage unit when a first deposit mode is selected by a selection signal, or transfers the money to the outer stacking unit when a second deposit mode is selected..
Glory Ltd.

Alternating frequency captures for time of flight depth sensing

Time-of-flight (tof) 3d depth sensors are used virtual and augmented reality (vr/ar) due to their light weight, small form factor, low computation cost and high depth quality. Phase based tof sensors can provide depth maps with reasonable resolutions (vga or equivalent) at adequate framerates for traditional 3d sensing applications such as video surveillance, surface reconstruction, gesture recognition and skeleton tracking.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Input mode recognition

A touch input mode may be entered and exited automatically and/or manually. When the touch input mode is entered, user interface (ui) elements are optimized for touch input.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Image analysis for user authentication

A user can be authenticated to any of a number of computing devices using an authentication process that recognizes the user and verifies that an actual human being is attempting to be authenticated, in order to minimize the ability of another person to spoof the authentication process. A model of a user can be generated and stored in the cloud, enabling that model to be synchronized across various devices.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Solving goal recognition using planning

Techniques are provided for recognizing goals using an artificial intelligence planner, a model of a domain, a set of observations associated with the domain, and a set of possible goals. In one example, a computer-implemented method comprises, in response to receiving a set of possible goals of an agent, a model of a domain, and a set of observations associated with the domain, transforming, by a system operatively coupled to a processor, a goal recognition problem into an artificial intelligence planning problem; determining, by the system, a set of plans using an artificial intelligence planner on the artificial intelligence planning problem; and determining, by the system, a probability distribution over the set of possible goals based on the set of plans..
International Business Machines Corporation

Solving goal recognition using planning

Techniques are provided for recognizing goals using an artificial intelligence planner, a model of a domain, a set of observations associated with the domain, and a set of possible goals. In one example, a computer-implemented method comprises, in response to receiving a set of possible goals of an agent, a model of a domain, and a set of observations associated with the domain, transforming, by a system operatively coupled to a processor, a goal recognition problem into an artificial intelligence planning problem; determining, by the system, a set of plans using an artificial intelligence planner on the artificial intelligence planning problem; and determining, by the system, a probability distribution over the set of possible goals based on the set of plans..
International Business Machines Corporation

Context-based photography and captions

In an approach to managing images and captions, one or more computer processors receive one or more captured images of including one or more subjects. The one or more computer processors identify the one or more subjects from the first image.
International Business Machines Corporation

Optical character recognition text export from video program

Devices, computer-readable media, and methods for exporting text captured from a video program presented on a display screen using optical character recognition to an alternate destination are disclosed. For example, a processor may present a video program via a display screen, receive, from a control device associated with the display screen, a request to capture text from the video program, and identify text from a frame of the video program via optical character recognition.
The Directv Group, Inc.

Image processing apparatus and image processing method

According to one embodiment, an image processing apparatus includes an acquisition unit that acquires original document image data, a communication interface that is disposed in order to communicate an external device which performs a first optical character recognition process on the original document image data, an optical character recognition processing unit that performs a second optical character recognition process which is a simpler process than the first optical character recognition process, and a controller that determines whether or not to perform the first optical character recognition process, based on a recognition result obtained by the second optical character recognition process, and that generates a document file by using at least any one of a result of the first optical character recognition process and a result of the second optical character recognition process in accordance with a determination result.. .
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Vehicle control method and apparatus

In an apparatus, an attention region defining unit defines an attention region near a blocking obstacle upon the blocking object being determined to be located between the own vehicle and the target object based on the results of the detection operations. The blocking object at least partly blocks a view from the own vehicle.
Denso Corporation

Device and recognizing iris

A device and method of recognizing an iris is provided. An iris recognition device may determine a threshold brightness using a histogram of a reference area from an iris image and exclude a target pixel from iris recognition in a candidate area based on the determined threshold brightness..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Image processing apparatus, control method therefor, and storage medium

An image processing apparatus includes a character recognition processing unit configured to execute character recognition processing on the image data, an acquisition unit configured to acquire one or more character string blocks included in the image data, from the image data, a selection unit configured to select a character string block to be used for setting of a file name, from among the one or more character string blocks acquired by the acquisition unit, and a setting unit configured to set the file name of image data by using a character recognition result of the character recognition processing unit for the character string block selected by the selection unit.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Recognition actions on event based cameras with motion event features

A method for recognizing an action captured on an event-based camera includes the steps of receiving asynchronously transmitted pixel locations which have changed intensity via an address-event bus; stacking a plurality of frames of received pixel location to form a surrogate rgb image where the channels represent individual frames; inputting the surrogate rgb image into a first convolutional neural network; and extracting feature f1 from a last fully connected layer of the convolutional neural network to obtain an action classification of the action, thereby recognizing the action.. .
The Government Of The United States Of America, As Represented By The Secretary Of The Navy

Image processing device, method thereof, and program

An image processing device includes a difference image generation unit which generates a difference image by obtaining a difference between frames of a cutout image which is obtained by cutting out a predetermined region on a photographed image; a feature amount extracting unit which extracts a feature amount from the difference image; and a recognition unit which recognizes a specific movement of an object on the photographed image based on the feature amount which is obtained from the plurality of difference images which are aligned in time sequence.. .
Sony Corporation

Structured text and pattern matching for data loss prevention in object-specific image domain

Structured text and pattern matching may be performed for data loss prevention in object-specific image domain. According to some embodiments, a method may include receiving an image, identifying one or more objects in the image based on attributes of the one or more objects, and determining an object type of a first object of the one or more objects by a computing device.
Symantec Corporation

Facial recognition authentication system including path parameters

Systems and methods for enrolling and authenticating a user in an authentication system via a user's camera of camera equipped mobile device include capturing and storing enrollment biometric information from at least one first image of the user taken via the camera of the mobile device, capturing authentication biometric information from at least one second image of the user, capturing, during imaging of the at least one second image, path parameters via at least one movement detecting sensor indicating an authentication movement of the mobile device, comparing the authentication biometric information to the stored enrollment biometric information, and comparing the authentication movement of the mobile device to an expected movement of the mobile device to determine whether the authentication movement sufficiently corresponds to the expected movement.. .
Facetec, Inc.

Reliability verification based on combining voltage propagation with simulation

Aspects of the disclosed technology relate to techniques of voltage-based reliability verification. Voltage values on nets of a circuit design are determined based on a combination of propagating voltage values across components of the circuit design and simulating one or more subcircuits.
Mentor Graphics Corporation

In-vehicle information terminal and non-transitory computer-readable storage medium storing information search program

An in-vehicle information terminal includes a recognition processing circuitry configured to recognize an input voice and a search processing circuitry configured to perform a search for information based on a content of a voice recognized by the recognition processing circuitry. The search processing circuitry is configured to, when a speed of a vehicle is higher than or equal to a predetermined threshold, automatically start a search for information after voice input, and is configured to, when the speed of the vehicle is lower than the predetermined threshold, start a search for the information on the condition that an operation to start a search has been conducted through an input operation circuitry after voice input..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Control translation device, translation device, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium storing a program

A translation device includes a microphone, a sensor that detects an attitude of the translation device, and a display. In a control method of the translation device, audio signals indicating audio from a first user are generated by the microphone, and change in the attitude of the translation device, detected by the sensor, is detected, and second text, generated by translation processing performed on first text obtained by speech recognition of the audio signals generated until detection of change in attitude of the translation device, is displayed on the display..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Announcement system and speech-information conversion apparatus

An announcement system includes: a sound-pickup apparatus for receiving a speech expressing a fixed-form sentence; a conversion apparatus for generating a translation of the fixed-form sentence based on the speech received; and output apparatus for presenting information indicating the translation. The conversion apparatus includes: a storage unit for storing first-information indicating a predetermined sentence in a mode, and second-information indicating the predetermined sentence in another mode; an audio-input unit for receiving speech-information indicating the fixed-form sentence; speech recognition unit for generating text-information based on the speech-information; conversion processing unit for identifying the first-information corresponding to the fixed-form sentence, based on the text-information and a part of the first-information, before the sound pickup apparatus finishes receiving the speech expressing the whole fixed-form sentence; and transmission unit for transmitting the second-information corresponding to the identified first-information.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for creating multi-layered optical character recognition (ocr) documents

The present disclosure discloses methods and systems for creating a multi-layered optical character recognition (ocr) document, the multi-layered ocr document facilitates selection of the desired text from the multi-layered ocr document. The method includes receiving a scanned image corresponding to a document, the document includes text information.
Xerox Corporation

Methods and systems for processing intuitive interactive inputs across a note-taking interface

The invention claims and discloses a digital form generating and filling interface system comprising: at least one touch-device input; a scribe controller processing each touch-device input and generating at least one messaging event for generation of at least one form domain, field, and entry, said scribe controller further comprising; a character and word (c/w) recognition block; a form domain block; a field entry block; a program executable by the scribe controller and configured to: accept any one of a touch-input from any one of a user device touch-screen, wherein the touch-input generates either a script layer or drawing stroke layer; receive any one of a script or drawing stroke touch-input into any one of the script layer or drawing stroke layer; recognize any one of the script or drawing stroke layer input and render into a messaging event for conversion into any one of a standard font text or re-scaled drawing by the c/w recognition block; render the messaging event into any one of a field, super-ceded by a field domain by the form domain block; translate the messaging event into any one of the standard font text or re-scaled drawing by any of the script-to-text conversion layer or stroke conversion layer of the form entry block; and populate a chosen field with any one of the standard font text or re-scaled drawing by anyone of a script and, or stroke link layer of the form entry block.. .
Voolab Technologies Private Limited

Multi-agent plan recognition

Techniques for solving a multi-agent plan recognition problem are provided. In one example, a computer-implemented method comprises transforming, by a device operatively coupled to a processor, a problem model and an at least partially ordered sequence of observations into an artificial intelligence planning problem through a transform algorithm.
International Business Machines Corporation

Multi-agent plan recognition

Techniques for solving a multi-agent plan recognition problem are provided. In one example, a computer-implemented method comprises transforming, by a device operatively coupled to a processor, a problem model and an at least partially ordered sequence of observations into an artificial intelligence planning problem through a transform algorithm.
International Business Machines Corporation

Remote control device, user device and system thereof, and method , computer program product and identification signal

The invention is directed at a remote control device for controlling one or more user devices, comprising a directional optical sensor for receiving one or more optical signals from the user devices and for detecting an incoming direction of said received optical signals, and a processor. For identification of at least one of said user devices, the processor is arranged for analyzing at least one of said received optical signals for associating thereof with the at least one of said user devices and for keeping track of the at least one of said optical signals upon changing of said incoming direction.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Object recognition in autonomous vehicles

A system for object recognition in an autonomous vehicle includes non-transitory memory storage for storing instructions and an image feature database. One or more processors are in communication with the memory.
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

X-ray imaging system and method

An x-ray imaging system and method are provided. The system may include: an x-ray source configured to irradiate x-ray beams; a first grating and a second grating arranged sequentially in an irradiation direction of the x-ray beams; a detector arranged at downstream of the second grating in the irradiation direction; and a controller and data processing device configured to control the x-ray source to irradiate the x-ray beams, to control the detector to receive x-ray beams passing through the first grating and the second grating to generate phase contrast information and/or dark field information, and to perform ct check on an object under check based on the phase contrast information and/or the dark field information to obtain a ct image.
Nuctech Company Limited

Determining a position of a vehicle on a track

The present technique provides an apparatus for determining a position of a vehicle on a track, the apparatus comprising: a storage medium operable to store a map of the track comprising a representation of one or more features of the track and to store a position of the vehicle on the map; input circuitry operable to receive, from a camera attached to the vehicle, a plurality of images captured by the camera as the vehicle travels along the track; and processor circuitry operable, for at least one of the plurality of captured images: to perform feature recognition on the image, to assign an indicator to at least one recognised feature in the image indicative of the suitability of the at least one recognised feature for adjusting the position of the vehicle on the map based on the recognised feature, and for each recognised feature in the image with an indicator which indicates that the recognised feature is suitable for adjusting the position of the vehicle on the map based on the recognised feature: when the recognised feature is already represented in the map of the track, to adjust the position of the vehicle on the map based on the position of the representation of the recognised feature in the map, and when the recognised feature is not already represented in the map of the track, to add a representation of the recognised feature to the map.. .
Sony Europe Limited

Vehicle control device

A vehicle control device includes: an on-vehicle object recognizing portion that recognizes whether an on-vehicle object that is a person other than a driver or a luggage is present on a saddle-ridden type vehicle; a stop position recognizing portion that recognizes whether the saddle-ridden type vehicle has stopped in middle of or immediately before an uphill slope; and an engine control portion that controls an engine output in the saddle-ridden type vehicle, and, when the on-vehicle object is present on the saddle-ridden type vehicle and the saddle-ridden type vehicle has stopped in middle of or immediately before the uphill slope based on recognition results of the on-vehicle object recognizing portion and the stop position recognizing portion, the engine control portion performs engine output increase control as defined herein.. .
Suzuki Motor Corporation

Joint recognition system

Techniques and systems to provide automatic positioning of a tripping apparatus. A system may include a sensor configured to detect a physical characteristic of a tubular string moving past the sensor and generate a signal indicative of the physical characteristic.
Ensco International Incorporated

Nuclease with enhanced efficiency of genome editing

The present disclosure provides a composition comprising a site-specific nuclease domain capable of cleaving a target dna sequence; and a sequence-specific dna binding domain capable of specifically binding to a recognition dna sequence, wherein the site-specific nuclease domain operably links to the sequence-specific dna binding domain.. .
Applied Stemcell, Inc.

Microbial strain improvement by a htp genomic engineering platform

The present disclosure provides a htp microbial genomic engineering platform that is computationally driven and integrates molecular biology, automation, and advanced machine learning protocols. This integrative platform utilizes a suite of htp molecular tool sets to create htp genetic design libraries, which are derived from, inter alia, scientific insight and iterative pattern recognition.
Zymergen Inc.

Microbial strain improvement by a htp genomic engineering platform

The present disclosure provides a htp microbial genomic engineering platform that is computationally driven and integrates molecular biology, automation, and advanced machine learning protocols. This integrative platform utilizes a suite of htp molecular tool sets to create htp genetic design libraries, which are derived from, inter alia, scientific insight and iterative pattern recognition.
Zymergen Inc.

Microbial strain improvement by a htp genomic engineering platform

The present disclosure provides a htp microbial genomic engineering platform that is computationally driven and integrates molecular biology, automation, and advanced machine learning protocols. This integrative platform utilizes a suite of htp molecular tool sets to create htp genetic design libraries, which are derived from, inter alia, scientific insight and iterative pattern recognition.
Zymergen Inc.

Warehousing and shipping operation support system, warehousing and shipping operation support method, and non-transitory computer-readable medium

A warehousing and shipping operation support system stores first coded information contained in an optical recognition code attached to each of a plurality of objects, acquires the first coded information contained in an optical recognition code attached to a target object out of the plurality of objects, automatically acquires location information of a working radio communication terminal, and associates the stored first coded information with the acquired location information of the working radio communication terminal.. .
Sato Holdings Kabushiki Kaisha

Electron mirror device

An electronic mirror device is attached to a vehicle interior and is used for rearward visual recognition. The electronic mirror device includes an optical member that reflects incident light from a front surface side and transmits incident light from a rear surface side, and an liquid crystal display that includes a liquid crystal panel disposed on the rear surface side of the optical member and a backlight that irradiates the liquid crystal panel with light, and displays an image of a rear view of the vehicle.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Robot and controlling the same

The robot includes a first arm having a first hand part provided to a tip end thereof, and at least one joint shaft provided between a pedestal and the first hand part, a first acting part configured to contact a given table-like body on which a plurality of workpieces are able to be placed, while the first acting part is provided to the first hand part, a controller, an imaging unit configured to two-dimensionally image a placement surface of the workpieces in the table-like body in a perpendicular direction to the placement surface, and a recognition part configured to recognize a position of the workpiece by performing a two-dimensional pattern matching based on an image two-dimensionally captured by the imaging unit. The controller vibrates the table-like body by controlling the first arm so that the first acting part acts on the table-like body..
Kawasaki Jukogyo Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatuses, providing filter recognition

The application generally relates to digital engine integrity protection (eip) systems for filters for internal combustion engines and methods of using the digital eip systems. A pre-programmed digital chip is integrated in filtration hardware such that the engine control unit (ecu) or another controller installed on the engine or vehicle can read encrypted digital signal from the chip when electrically connected with the filter hardware.
Cummins Filtration Ip, Inc.

X-ray imaging apparatus

An x-ray imaging apparatus is configured so that an height-position composition element 15 sends a directive to an angle driving element 44 in an imaging element 4, and the height-position compensation element 15 corrects the height-position of the x-ray tube 42 by driving of the up-and-down driving element 44 in conjunction with the imaging region that the imaging region data recognition element 14 of the console element 1, the angle of the x-ray tube 42 is corrected so that the x-ray irradiation angle of the x-ray from the x-ray tube 42 faces downward; and when the height-position compensation element 15 corrects the height-position of the x-ray tube 42 downward, the angle of the x-ray tube 42 is corrected so that the x-ray irradiation angle of the x-ray from the x-ray tube 42 faces upward.. .
Shimadzu Corporation

Image processing apparatus and image processing method

An image processing apparatus includes: a three-dimensional model structuring section configured to generate, when an image pickup signal related to a region in a subject is inputted from an image pickup apparatus configured to pick up an image of an inside of the subject, three-dimensional data representing a shape of the region based on the image pickup signal; and an image generation section configured to perform, on the three-dimensional data generated by the three-dimensional model structuring section, processing of allowing visual recognition of a boundary region between a structured region that is a region, an image of which is picked up by the image pickup apparatus, and an unstructured region that is a region, an image of which is yet to be picked up by the image pickup apparatus, and generate a three-dimensional image.. .
Olympus Corporation

Pdn connection management method and network entity

A disclosure of the present specification provides a packet data network (pdn) connection management method performed by packet data network gateway (p-gw). The method may comprise the steps of: establishing a first type pdn connection with a user equipment (ue); recognizing that an error has occurred in the first type pdn connection, after establishing the first type-pdn connection; and transmitting a delete bearer request message to a mobility management entity (mme) in order to perform a bearer de-activation procedure according to the recognition of the error occurrence.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method for improving a picked-up signal in a hearing system and binaural hearing system

A method improves a picked-up signal in a hearing system. The hearing system has at least one hearing device, particularly a hearing aid.
Sivantos Pte. Ltd.

Method and system for automatic insertion of interactive tv triggers into a broadcast data stream

A method and system are disclosed for automatic insertion of interactive television (tv) triggers into a broadcast data stream. The automatic insertion of the interactive tv trigger can be based on recognition of one or more elements within the broadcast data stream.
Comcast Cable Communications Management, Llc

Systems and methods for customizing a personalized user interface using face recognition

Systems and methods for customizing a personalized user interface of an ip video door phone using face recognition are provided. Methods can include receiving an image of a user captured by a camera, performing face recognition processing on the image to identify an age of the user, identifying a customized user interface associated with the age of the user, and causing a display screen to display the customized user interface..
Honeywell International Inc.

Secure data exchange by voice in telephone calls

The present invention relates to a telephone call processing system and a method of processing telephone calls, and in particular to systems and methods that facilitate secure transmission and accurate identification of sensitive information spoken during a call between a caller and an agent such that the agent does not have access to the sensitive information. The methods of the present invention involve outputting scrambled, out-of-sequence and/or partitioned sub-sets of a spoken voice stream to one or more recognition agents, which identify elements of the sensitive information and return the identified elements to a call processor for un-scrambling, re-ordering and/or re-assembly by the call processor to produce the identified sensitive information..
Syntec Holdings Limited

Telecommunication call management and monitoring system with voiceprint verification

Disclosed is a secure telephone call management system for authenticating users of a telephone system in an institutional facility. Authentication of the users is accomplished by using a personal identification number, preferably in conjunction with speaker independent voice recognition and speaker dependent voice identification.
Global Tel*link Corporation

Online privacy management system with enhanced automatic information detection

A privacy management system (pms) is disclosed for a chief privacy officer (cpo) or other user to use in monitoring and/or controlling in realtime the flow of data (e.g., outflow) about the user and his/her online experience. The pms may employ pattern recognition software to evaluate analytics data and potentially block private information from being sent within the analytics data.
Ensighten, Inc.

Multi-mode audio recognition and auxiliary data encoding and decoding

Audio signal processing enhances audio watermark embedding and detecting processes. Audio signal processes include audio classification and adapting watermark embedding and detecting based on classification.
Digimarc Corporation

Keyword voice authentication

A method of authenticating a user based on voice recognition of a keyword includes generating, at a processor, clean speech statistics. The clean speech statistics are generated from an audio recording of the keyword spoken by the user during an enrollment phase.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Speech recognition based on context and multiple recognition engines

Using many speech recognition engines, one can select which one is best at any given iteration of sending a command to a device to be interpreted and carried out. Depending on the context, a different result of many results received from speech recognition engines is chosen.
Essence, Inc

Reduced latency speech recognition system using multiple recognizers

Method and apparatus for providing visual feedback on an electronic device in a client/server speech recognition system comprising the electronic device and a network device remotely located from the electronic device. The method comprises processing, by an embedded speech recognizer of the electronic device, at least a portion of input audio comprising speech to produce local recognized speech, sending at least a portion of the input audio to the network device for remote speech recognition, and displaying, on a user interface of the electronic device, visual feedback based on at least a portion of the local recognized speech prior to receiving streaming recognition results from the network device..
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Voice control of an integrated room automation system

A voice controlled room automation system that includes a speaker device situated in a guest room, a hotel automation controller operatively coupled to one or more components in the guest room, and a web service operatively coupled to the speaker device and the hotel automation controller. The web service is configured to receiving voice commands from the speaker device, process the voice command using speech recognition, interpret the voice command to determine a corresponding command for the hotel automation controller, and transmit the corresponding command to the hotel automation controller.
Honeywell International Inc.

Voice input processing method and electronic device for supporting the same

An electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a microphone, a communication circuitry, an indicator configured to provide at least one visual indication, and a processor configured to be electrically connected with the microphone, the communication circuitry, and the indicator, and a memory.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Voice operating system, server device, on-vehicle device, and voice operating method

A purpose of the present invention is to provide a technique for easily performing accurate voice recognition. A voice operating system includes an on-vehicle device and a server device, in which the on-vehicle device includes a voice-input accepting unit, a vehicle-environment-information management unit, and an output control unit that transmits input information and vehicle-environment information to the server device, then outputs an execution task candidate received from the server device together with an estimated misrecognition factor, and transmits, when accepting permission, an instruction to execute the execution task candidate, and the server device includes a voice-data processing unit that converts the input information into a text, a task estimation unit that specifies the execution task candidate, reliability and the estimated misrecognition factor, a user-confirmation-necessity determination unit that transmits, when the reliability is less than a predetermined value, the estimated factor and the execution task candidate, and a processing unit..
Clarion Co., Ltd.

Speech recognition apparatus with cancellation period

A speech recognition apparatus includes a recognition unit configured to perform, in response to audio data, a recognition process with respect to a first word registered in advance and a recognition process with respect to a second word registered in advance, the recognition process with respect to the second word being performed during a cancellation period associated with the first word upon the first word being recognized, and a control unit configured to perform a control operation associated with the recognized first word upon the first word being recognized by the recognition unit, and to cancel the control operation upon the second word being recognized by the recognition unit.. .
Alpine Electronics, Inc.

Speech recognition method and apparatus

A speech recognition method includes generating pieces of candidate text data from a speech signal of a user, determining a decoding condition corresponding to an utterance type of the user, and determining target text data among the pieces of candidate text data by performing decoding based on the determined decoding condition.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Voice-controlled secure remote actuation system

A secure remote actuation system is described herein that operates based on voice commands provided by a user and/or owner of the system. The system may include: a remote input receptor having a user interface for receiving one or more user inputs from a user, the user interface having a voice input processor, and the user inputs including vocalization; and a cloud-based network storing one or acceptable inputs and including a network device for obtaining said one or more user inputs from the remote input receptor.

Check-in service on a personal help button

In a personal emergency response system (pers), a subscriber wears a personal help button (phb) (10) with a call button (12). A speakerphone console (30) detects a signal transmitted by the phb when the call button is pressed and establishes a telephone call with a pers center (8).
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Chip recognition system

According to one embodiment, provided is a chip recognition system that recognizes a chip on a gaming table in an amusement place having the gaming table, the chip recognition system including: a game recording apparatus that records, as an image, a state of chips stacked on the gaming table, using a camera; an image analysis apparatus that performs an image analysis on the recorded image of the state of chips; a plurality of chip determination apparatuses including at least a first artificial intelligence apparatus that determines a number of the chips stacked, using an image analysis result obtained by the image analysis apparatus; and a second artificial intelligence apparatus that decides a correct number of the chips stacked, when the plurality of chip determination apparatuses obtain different determination results for the number of the chips stacked.. .
Angel Playing Cards Co., Ltd.

Access control system with facial recognition and unlocking method thereof

An access control system with facial recognition comprising a casing, a door handle, an interaction unit, a locking unit, a triggering unit controlling an unlock/lock state of the locking unit and a facial recognition unit. The interaction unit has an operation panel arranged above the door handle and protruded from the casing at an inclined acute angle relative to a vertical surface of the casing.
Beijing Jialan Technology Co., Ltd.

Cross-platofrm data visualizations using common descriptions

The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for cross-platform data visualizations using common descriptions. Embodiments of the invention provide mechanisms for simplifying software development and enhanced code reliability.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Pattern recognition and prediction using a knowledge engine

Various systems and methods for processing activity data with a knowledge engine to generate actionable insights for a human subject are described. These actionable insights may include identifying a most likely action given a particular state of the human subject, identifying a most likely state in which the human subject performs a particular activity, or identifying anomalies in human activity patterns.
Intel Corporation

Character recognition device, character recognition method, and character recognition program

A character recognition device includes an acquisition means configured to acquire an image containing a character region, a first recognition means configured to recognize a character from the character region by a first recognition method, a setting means configured to set reference lines along an alignment direction of the characters and passing through a specified position in each character, a second recognition means configured to recognize a character by a second recognition method, the second recognition method being a method that recognizes a character from an image within a recognition window by scanning in a recognition target region in an image while changing a size of the recognition window, and configured to set a position or a height in a vertical direction of the recognition window based on the reference lines, and an output means configured to output a word composed of characters recognized by the second recognition means.. .
Rakuten, Inc.

Sign recognition for autonomous vehicles

An autonomous vehicle includes both a lidar sensor and a camera. A point cloud from the lidar sensor is processed to remove points corresponding to a ground plane and points having a reflectivity below a reflectivity threshold.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

On-demand artificial intelligence and roadway stewardship system

The present disclosure relates to artificial intelligence based systems and method for determination of traffic violations. The present disclosure provides systems and methods that use deep convolutional neural networks and machine vision based algorithms to perform a task of detection and recognition to provide complete solution to safe, legal and comfortable parking, driving and riding for commuters on the roadways.

Facial expression recognition

The disclosure provides an automatic geometric method for analyzing and recognizing human facial expressions based on extracted features using a neural network. The extracted features are obtained from extracted right eye, left eye and mouth using radial curves and cubic bezier curves.
Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University

Face detection, representation, and recognition

In an approach to face recognition in an image, one or more computer processors receive an image that includes at least one face and one or more face parts. The one or more computer processors detect the one or more face parts in the image with a face component model.
International Business Machines Corporation

Deep multi-task learning framework for face detection, landmark localization, pose estimation, and gender recognition

Various image processing may benefit from the application deep convolutional neural networks. For example, a deep multi-task learning framework may assist face detection, for example when combined with landmark localization, pose estimation, and gender recognition.
University Of Maryland, College Park

Living-body detection and computer program product

Provided are a living-body detection method and device and a computer program product, belonging to the technical field of face recognition. The living-body detection method comprises: detecting a facial movement from a photograph image; according to said detected facial movement, controlling the display of a virtual object on a display screen; and, if said virtual object satisfies predetermined conditions, determining that the face in said photographed image is a living-body face.
Megvii (beijing) Technology Co., Ltd.

Electronic device

The present invention provides an electronic device comprising an operating circuit, wherein when the electronic device is in a sleep mode, the operating circuit is temporarily off; a display panel, comprising a light-emitting region; a plurality of fingerprint sensing pixel units, disposed within the light-emitting region; and a fingerprint recognition circuit, coupled to the plurality of fingerprint sensing pixel units; wherein when the electronic device is in the sleep mode, the display panel emits light from the light-emitting region, and the display panel does not emit light except other than the light-emitting region.. .
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Fingerprint recognition device, manufacturing method thereof, liquid crystal display

The present disclosure provides a fingerprint recognition device, a manufacturing method thereof, and a liquid crystal display comprising a fingerprint recognition device. The fingerprint recognition device comprises: a recognition element; a light-reflecting element arranged above the recognition element; and a temperature-sensitive liquid crystal layer arranged between the recognition element and the light-reflecting element.
Beijing Boe Display Technology Co., Ltd.

Array substrate, driving same, display panel and display apparatus

The embodiments of the present disclosure provide an array substrate, a method for driving the array substrate, a display panel and a display apparatus. The array substrate comprises: a plurality of repetition units each comprising a plurality of sub-pixels, one of the plurality of sub-pixels having a palm print recognition unit, each sub-pixel having a display unit connected to a first scan line and a data line and configured to be turned on or off under control of the first scan line, a data signal being inputted to the display unit from the data line while the display unit is on; and a touch control electrode connected to a touch control electrode line and configured to identify a touch control position.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Fingerprint recognition sensor and terminal device

Disclosed is a fingerprint identification sensor, which comprises: a sensor unit, comprising a capacitor array formed by a plurality of capacitor induction units and having an output, a power supply and a sensor ground output; a conversion circuit, connected to the device ground of the terminal device, and the output and the sensor ground of the sensor unit, and configured to, upon modulating the driving signal to the modulated signal, output the modulated signal to the sensor ground; an energy storage capacitor, connected between the power supply and the sensor ground, and configured to stabilize an operating voltage of the sensor unit; a high-speed transistor switch, connected to the power supply, and configured to perform synchronous switch-on and switch-off according to status of the conversion circuit power supply; and a power supply, connected to the conversion circuit and the power supply of the sensor unit via the high-speed transistor switch.. .
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Blockchain based security for end points

Systems and methods are provided for distributing security information. The systems and methods include a network having a plurality of nodes for storing a plurality of linearly integrated data records in a distributed file system, each linearly integrated data record including security information, a client installed on each node, each client configured to obtain the security information from at least one other node in the network, and a module contained within each client for delivering the obtained security information to an endpoint security application of the corresponding node..
Sparkcognition, Inc.

Identifying computer behavior using visual data organization and graphs

Configuration discrepancies, such as server drift among different servers or malicious code installed on one or more servers, can be identified using system attribute information regarding processes, cpu usage, memory usage, etc. The system attribute information can be used to generate an image, which can be compared to other images to determine if a configuration discrepancy exists.
Paypal, Inc.

Locking and unlocking a mobile device using facial recognition

In an embodiment of the invention, an unlocked mobile device is configured to capture images, analyze the images to detect a user's face, and automatically lock the device in response to determining that a user's face does not appear in the images. The camera capturing and face recognition processing may be triggered by the device having detected that it has been motionless for a threshold period of time.
Apple Inc.

Communication pattern recognition

For communication pattern recognition, an apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a baseline analysis module that samples predefined sources associated with a user and generates a baseline fingerprint for the user.
International Business Machines Corporation

System for converting natural language questions into sql-semantic queries based on a dimensional model

A program is provided for organizing and converting a natural language, such as but not limited to english, into a sql-based query by using natural language processing technique called named entity recognition for recognizing different types of entities such as dimension, metric and date/time entities. Once these entities are identified, the sql query can be constructed by joining all the identified entities above and run this newly created sql against dimensional model schema of data warehouse..

Head tracking based gesture control techniques for head mounted displays

A head gesture-based recognition system in headset computers (hsc) is disclosed. Notification dialogue boxes can be acknowledged by head nodding or ticking movement in the user interface.
Kopin Corporation

System and implementing pre-cognition braking and/or avoiding or mitigation risks among platooning vehicles

A system and method for mitigating or avoiding risks due to hazards encountered by platooning vehicles. The system and method involve interrogating, with one or more sensors, a space radially extending from a lead vehicle as the lead vehicle travels over the road surface, perceiving the environment within the space, ascertaining a hazard caused by an object in the space, and causing a following vehicle, operating in a platoon with the lead vehicle, to take a preemptive braking action to avoid or mitigate risks resulting from the hazard caused by the object in the space..
Peloton Technology, Inc.

System and implementing pre-cognition braking and/or avoiding or mitigation risks among platooning vehicles

A system and method for mitigating or avoiding risks due to hazards encountered by platooning vehicles. The system and method involve interrogating, with one or more sensors, a space radially extending from a lead vehicle as the lead vehicle travels over the road surface, perceiving the environment within the space, ascertaining a hazard caused by an object in the space, and causing a following vehicle, operating in a platoon with the lead vehicle, to take a preemptive braking action to avoid or mitigate risks resulting from the hazard caused by the object in the space..
Peloton Technology, Inc.

System and implementing pre-cognition braking and/or avoiding or mitigation risks among platooning vehicles

A system and method for mitigating or avoiding risks due to hazards encountered by platooning vehicles. The system and method involve interrogating, with one or more sensors, a space radially extending from a lead vehicle as the lead vehicle travels over the road surface, perceiving the environment within the space, ascertaining a hazard caused by an object in the space, and causing a following vehicle, operating in a platoon with the lead vehicle, to take a preemptive braking action to avoid or mitigate risks resulting from the hazard caused by the object in the space..
Peloton Technology, Inc.

Moving robot and control method thereof

A moving robot includes a travelling unit to move a main body, an image acquisition unit to acquire an image around the main body, a sensor unit including at least one sensor to sense an obstacle during moving, a storage unit to store information on a location of the sensed obstacle and information on a location of the moving robot, to register, into a map, an obstacle area of the obstacle, and to store an image from the image acquisition unit in the obstacle area, an obstacle acquisition module to determine a final attribute of the obstacle using the attributes of the obstacle obtained based on machine learning, and a control unit to detect attributes of obstacles through the obstacle recognition module if detecting a confinement state by the obstacles and to control the traveling unit to move one of the obstacles.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Adaptive algorithm and software for recognition of ground-based, airborne, underground, and underwater low frequency events

A method for recognizing infrasound events includes detecting infrasonic source using one or more microphone arrays each having three equally-spaced infrasound microphones. The method includes identifying, via a data acquisition system (das), a level of coherence of the detected infrasonic acoustic signals from each possible pair of microphones and recognizing the infrasound source using the coherence and a time history of the detected signals.
U.s.a., As Represented By The Administrator Of The Nasa

Universal, non-invasive, early detection system for cancers

The present invention provides a universal system that detects cancer cells at all stages including early developmental stages as well as matured cancerous tumors. The system relates to monitoring the environment surrounding abnormally metabolizing cells, e.g., predominantly glycolytic cells, cancerous cells, precancerous cells, and/or cells with reduced mitochondrial electron transport chain activity.

Vehicle position determination apparatus and vehicle position determination method

A vehicle position determination apparatus includes a storage device that stores map information containing positions of terrestrial objects located around roads, a vehicle position estimator that estimates a current position of a vehicle in the map information, a camera that captures an image of an area around the vehicle, an area identifier that identifies an area in which a terrestrial object to serve as a recognition target is located, the area q being identified in the map information based on a predetermined condition, a terrestrial object recognizer that recognizes, in the image, the terrestrial object in the area q, a relative position calculator that calculates, in the map information, a relative position of the vehicle p with respect to a position of the terrestrial object recognized, and a position corrector that corrects the current position of the vehicle based on the relative position calculated by the relative position calculator.. .
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

Air conditioner and control method thereof

An air conditioner may include a camera to obtain an image, an area recognition module for recognizing an area in which an occupant is located in an indoor space divided into a plurality of areas from the image obtained by the camera and distinguishing a living area with respect to the plurality of areas based on a result of recognizing a location of the occupant, and an airflow controller controlling airflow based on the distinguished living area, whereby airflow optimized for each living area of the indoor space may be controlled.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Compositions and methods for protecting plants against bacterial infections

A method of creating a genetically altered plant and parts thereof with a chimeric protein comprising a first domain, a second domain, and a third domain, wherein said first domain comprises either i) a recognition element comprising a proteinase k sequence, or bpi/lbp sequence, or ii) a lysis element comprising a thionin sequence, said second domain comprises either i) a recognition element comprising a sequence selected from proteinase k sequence, or bpi/lbp sequence, or ii) a lysis element comprising a thionin sequence wherein the second domain is an element that is different from the element of the first domain and said third domain comprises a linker; wherein said linker separates said first domain from said second domain such that said first domain and said second domain can each fold into its appropriate three-dimensional shape and retains its activity.. .
Innate Immunity Llc

Elevator visual communication system

A visual communication system (28) for an elevator car (22) of an elevator system (20) includes a voice recognition module (34) configured to recognize a first voice communication (56) originating from a source (30) remotely located from the elevator car (22) and generate a text message (52). The text message is transmitted to a text display (36) located in the elevator car (22) for viewing by an elevator car passenger (24)..
Otis Elevator Company

Apparatus for the automated removal of workpieces arranged in a bin

The present disclosure shows an apparatus for the automated removal of workpieces arranged in a bin, said apparatus having a first object recognition device for detecting the workpieces in the bin; a first picker for picking and removing the workpieces from the bin; a controller for evaluating the data of the first object recognition device, for path planning and for controlling the first picker; and a transport device on which the workpieces removed from the bin are placed. Provision is made that a robot arm that is used for placing the workpieces on the transport device is arranged on a pedestal above the transport device..
Liebherr-verzahntechnik Gmbh

Apparatus for the automated removal of workpieces arranged in a bin

The present disclosure shows an apparatus for the automated removal of workpieces arranged in a bin, said apparatus having a first object recognition device for detecting the workpieces in the bin; a first picker for picking and removing the workpieces from the bin; a controller for evaluating the data of the first object recognition device, for path planning and for controlling the first picker; a buffering station on which the first picker places the workpieces after the removal from the bin and a positioning apparatus that more accurately positions and/or isolates the workpieces starting from the buffering station. Provision is made that the buffering station has at least one tiltable placement area that is tiltable into a slanted position via a tilting mechanism..
Liebherr-verzahntechnik Gmbh

Saddle-ride vehicle with autonomous braking and operating same

A saddle-ride vehicle includes a forward travel sensor a brake that decelerates the vehicle by actuation of a rider-operable brake control. A controller identifies a trigger for an autonomous braking event for the brake.
Harley-davidson Motor Company Group, Llc

Anti-nkp46 antibodies, toxin conjugates, and therapeutic use of same

An affinity binding moiety comprising an antigen recognition region which comprises complementarity determining region (cdr) amino acid sequences as set forth in heavy chain ordered n to c terminus: seq id nos: 4, 6 and 8, and light chain ordered n to c terminus: seq id nos: 12, 14 and 16 is disclosed. A pharmaceutical compositions comprising as an active ingredient the affinity binding moiety is also disclosed.
University Of Rijeka Faculty Of Medicine

Human herpesvirus immunotherapy

An isolated protein comprises respective amino acid sequences of each of a plurality of ctl epitopes from two or more different herpesvirus antigens and further comprises an intervening amino acid or amino acid sequence between at least two of said ctl epitopes comprising proteasome liberation amino acids or amino acid sequences and, optionally, transporter associated with antigen processing recognition motifs. The isolated protein is capable of rapidly expanding human cytotoxic t lymphocytes (ctl) in vitro and eliciting a ctl immune response in vivo upon administration to an animal as an exogenous protein.
The Council Of The Queensland Institute Of Medical Research

Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

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National Institute Of Information And Communications Technology

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Method and identifying a broadcasting server

An electronic device comprising: a memory; a display; and at least one processor operatively coupled to the memory and the display, configured to: identify a broadcasting server providing content that is currently displayed on the display by using automatic content recognition (acr), compare a template corresponding to the identified broadcasting server with a template corresponding to a predetermined broadcasting server; and detect whether the broadcasting server providing the content that is currently displayed on the display is changed based on an outcome of the comparison.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Information analysis system and information analysis method

A reading device scans receipts, and transmits image data of the receipts to an analyzer. The analyzer receives the image data, extracts images of the receipts from the image data; counts a number of the images; executes a character recognition process to obtain text data; transmits, to the display device, a number of all of the images, and sequentially transmits, to the display device, the images for which the character recognition process has been completed, together with the text data.
Ricoh Company, Ltd.

Automated sharing of digital images

Automated sharing of digital images is described. In example implementations, a computing device, such as a smart phone, captures a digital image depicting multiple faces of multiple persons included in the digital image.
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Electrical device management system

The present disclosure relates to a system for managing electrical devices that are used to connect to power breaker devices (no fuse breaker (nfb), earth leakage breaker (elb), vacuum circuit breaker (vcb), air circuit breaker (acb), magnetic switch (mg-sw), etc.) or electrical wiring devices (socket, plug, multi-tap outlet, etc.) for supplying and blocking power for each electrical and electronic device in apartments, buildings, factories or large vessels. The system includes a power supply unit, a recognition number generator for generating a recognition number for the electrical or electronic devices depending on the power provided by the power supply unit; a sorting means for sorting the degree of connections of the electrical or electronic devices according to the generated recognition number generated by the recognition number generator, and a determination means.

Altering audio to improve automatic speech recognition

Techniques for altering audio being output by a voice-controlled device, or another device, to enable more accurate automatic speech recognition (asr) by the voice-controlled device. For instance, a voice-controlled device may output audio within an environment using a speaker of the device.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Speech recognition device and computer program

[solution] a speech recognition device includes: an acoustic model 308 implemented by a rnn (recurrent neural network) for calculating, for each state sequence, the posterior probability of a state sequence in response to an observed sequence consisting of prescribed speech features obtained from a speech; a wfst 320 based on s−1hclg calculating, for each word sequence, posterior probability of a word sequence in response to a state sequence; and a hypothesis selecting unit 322, performing speech recognition of the speech signal based on a score calculated for each hypothesis of a word sequence corresponding to the speech signal, using the posterior probabilities calculated by the acoustic model 308 and the wfst 320 for the input observed sequence.. .

Automatic language model update

A method for generating a speech recognition model includes accessing a baseline speech recognition model, obtaining information related to recent language usage from search queries, and modifying the speech recognition model to revise probabilities of a portion of a sound occurrence based on the information. The portion of a sound may include a word.
Google Llc

Method and device for updating language model and performing speech recognition based on language model

A method of updating a grammar model used during speech recognition includes obtaining a corpus including at least one word, obtaining the at least one word from the corpus, splitting the at least one obtained word into at least one segment, generating a hint for recombining the at least one segment into the at least one word, and updating the grammar model by using at least one segment comprising the hint.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and device for image recognition

The present disclosure discloses a method and an apparatus for recognizing an image. A specific implementation of the method comprises: acquiring a to-be-recognized image containing a to-be-recognized object; sending the to-be-recognized image to a server, and receiving identification information of a target object corresponding to the to-be-recognized object returned by the server, obtained by recognizing the to-be-recognized image, and a confidence parameter returned by the server; and determining the identification information of the target object as a recognition result when the confidence parameter is greater than a confidence threshold; or acquiring labeled information associated with the to-be-recognized image from a third-party platform and determining the labeled information as the recognition result when the confidence parameter is smaller than the confidence threshold..
Beijing Baidu Netcom Science And Technology Co., Ltd.

Cognitive assimilation and situational recognition training system and method

A tool for cognitive assimilation and situational recognition training includes one or more modules for visualization and visual association, auditory association, textual association, subliminal imprinting, constructive repetition, summarization, and testing of content provided to learners. The tool enables material provided as training content to be visualized by a user, and applies subliminal imprinting techniques to reinforce the visualized training content.

Detection overlapped notes

An overlapping bill detection method and apparatus are provided. The method includes: collecting front images and back images of banknotes to be recognized, and transmission images, acquiring front banknote information and back banknote information of the banknotes to be recognized based on the front images and the back images, initializing a local feature attribute window, where the local feature attribute window is a template of a predetermined recognition region containing a feature attribute of an image to be recognized, measuring a coupling degree of the transmission images of the front images and the back images according to the local feature attribute window to obtain a measurement result, determining whether the measurement result meets a preset banknote overlapping condition, if so, determining that the banknotes to be recognized are overlapped, and otherwise, determining that the banknotes to be recognized are not overlapped.
Grg Banking Equipment Co., Ltd.

Image processing device, object recognition device, device control system, image processing method and computer-readable medium

An image processing device includes an input unit, a detecting unit, a calculating unit, and a determining unit. The input unit is configured to receive a recognized image representing an object.

Medical evaluation machine learning workflows and processes

Systems and methods for processing electronic imaging data obtained from medical imaging procedures are disclosed herein. Some embodiments relate to data processing mechanisms for medical imaging and diagnostic workflows involving the use of machine learning techniques such as deep learning, artificial neural networks, and related algorithms that perform machine recognition of specific features and conditions in imaging data.
Virtual Radiologic Corporation

Object image recognition and instant active response with enhanced application and utility

A device for detecting an offending object such as weeds or insects, and addressing the offending object by removing or marking the same. The device has image acquisition and image recognition systems that captures images of plants and automatically responds by way of an action when a weed or insect is identified.

Object image recognition and instant active response

A device for use in a security system includes a sensor, an image capture device, an action arm, and a processor in communication with the sensor, the image capture device, and the action arm. The processor is configured to receive data from the sensor and the image capture device and identify a target based on an analysis of the received data.

Systems and methods for media privacy

A system comprises a picture and metadata captured by a content capture system; a recognizable characteristic datastore configured to store recognizable characteristics of different users; a module configured to identify a time and a location associated with the picture based on the metadata, and to identify one or more potential target systems within a predetermined range of the location at the time; a characteristic recognition module configured to retrieve the recognizable characteristics of one or more potential users associated with the potential target systems, and evaluate whether the picture includes one or more representations of at least one actual target user from the potential users based on the recognizable characteristics of the potential users; a distortion module configured to distort a feature of the representations of the least one actual target user in response to the determination; a communication module configured to communicate the distorted picture to a computer network.. .
Privowny, Inc.

Method and system for controlling distribution of composite data of user by aggregation server

A method is provided for controlling the distribution of composite data of a user by an aggregation server. The method includes receiving data relating to the user that is generated from a plurality of sources, including image data, that is transmitted over a communication network.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Client-side dynamic page feed management

Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and apparatuses that can provide, for example, dynamic page feed recognition for providing zero-configuration analysis of web pages and tailored advertisement provision to website visitors. The systems, methods, and apparatuses can be used to analyze inventory feed.
Acn Adtech Llc

System and extremely efficient image and pattern recognition and artificial intelligence platform

Specification covers new algorithms, methods, and systems for: artificial intelligence; the first application of general-ai (versus specific, vertical, or narrow-ai) (as humans can do); addition of reasoning, inference, and cognitive layers/engines to learning module/engine/layer; soft computing; information principle; stratification; incremental enlargement principle; deep-level/detailed recognition, e.g., image recognition (e.g., for action, gesture, emotion, expression, biometrics, fingerprint, tilted or partial-face. Ocr, relationship, position, pattern, and object); big data analytics; machine learning; crowd-sourcing; classification; clustering; svm; similarity measures; enhanced boltzmann machines; enhanced convolutional neural networks; optimization; search engine; ranking; semantic web; context analysis; question-answering system; soft, fuzzy, or un-sharp boundaries/impreciseness/ambiguities/fuzziness in class or set, e.g., for language analysis; natural language processing (nlp); computing-with-words (cww); parsing; machine translation; music, sound, speech, or speaker recognition; video search and analysis (e.g.
Z Advanced Computing, Inc.

Image recognition method and apparatus

The present disclosure discloses an image recognition method and apparatus, and belongs to the field of computer technologies. The method includes: extracting a local binary pattern (lbp) feature vector of a target image; calculating a high-dimensional feature vector of the target image according to the lbp feature vector; obtaining a training matrix, the training matrix being a matrix obtained by training images in an image library by using a joint bayesian algorithm; and recognizing the target image according to the high-dimensional feature vector of the target image and the training matrix.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Cognitive object and object use recognition using digital images

Systems and methods for cognitive object and object use recognition using digital images are disclosed. In embodiments, a computer-implemented method comprises: receiving, by a computing device, a plurality of digital images; extracting, by the computing device, image objects depicted in the plurality of digital images and metadata associated with the plurality of digital images; performing, by the computing device, contextual analysis of each of the image objects; and generating, by the computing device, relationship data based on the contextual analysis including a relationship between each of the image objects and one or more usages of the image object..
International Business Machines Corporation

Traffic light recognition device and traffic light recognition method

A traffic light recognition device includes: a camera that captures an image around a vehicle; a map information acquisition unit configured to acquire map information around the vehicle; a self-position detector configured to detect the position of a self-position on a map; a traffic light position estimator configured to estimate the position on an image of a traffic light on the basis of the self-position and the map information; a vehicle behavior estimator configured to estimate a vehicle behavior; a traffic light detection area calculator configured to set a detection area of the traffic light onto the image based on the estimated position on the image of the traffic light and an amount of displacement of the position on the image of the traffic light due to a behavior of the vehicle; and a traffic light recognition unit configured to detect a traffic light from the detection area.. .
Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.

Video image recognition apparatus, video image recognition method, and storage medium

An apparatus includes an analysis unit configured to analyze a state of an environment at a time when a capturing unit captures a video image, based on a parameter for correcting the captured video image, a recognition unit configured to perform recognition processing on the captured video image, using a classifier, and a learning unit configured to learn the classifier based on a result of the analysis performed by the analysis unit and a result of the recognition performed by the recognition unit.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Electronic device for iris recognition and operating method thereof

An electronic device for iris recognition and an operating method thereof are provided. The electronic device includes a housing including a first surface, a display exposed through a first region of the first surface, a light emitting unit comprising light emitting circuitry disposed in a second region of the first surface, an image device comprising image acquiring circuitry disposed in a third region of the first surface, at least one processor disposed within the housing and electrically connected with the display, the light emitting unit and the image device, and a memory disposed within the housing and electrically connected with the at least one processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Commodity recognition apparatus

According to an embodiment, a commodity recognition apparatus includes a first camera configured to image a commodity, a posture sensor configured to acquire information indicating a posture of an operator, and a processor configured to acquire the image of the commodity from the first camera, execute commodity recognition processing on the image of the commodity to identify possible matches to previously registered commodity identities upon determining that the posture of the operator satisfies a specified condition according to information from the posture sensor, cause a plurality of commodity candidates are identified as possible matches in the commodity recognition processing, to be displayed on a display screen, and wait for an operator selection of one commodity candidate from the plurality of commodity candidates displayed on the display screen.. .
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium

A face detection circuit of an image processing apparatus detects a face region from a video signal. An individual recognition circuit performs individual recognition processing based on a comparison of a similarity between feature information extracted from the face region and registered feature information with a predetermined threshold value.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatus and recording ultrasonic image

Disclosed are an apparatus and a method for recording an ultrasonic image, which are capable of automatically recording an ultrasonic image acquired by an ultrasonic image diagnosis apparatus. An apparatus for recording an ultrasonic image according to one embodiment comprises: a recognition unit configured to recognize identification information of a patient; a first communication unit configured to receive an ultrasonic image from an ultrasonic image diagnosis apparatus, the first communication unit being electrically coupled to the ultrasonic image diagnosis apparatus; a control unit configured to automatically record the ultrasonic image in the case where a record initiation command for recording the ultrasonic image is not inputted within a predetermined time; and a second communication unit configured to transmit, to a server, the recorded ultrasonic image and the identification information mapped to the ultrasonic image..

Fingerprint recognition method and apparatus, and touchscreen terminal

A fingerprint recognition method and apparatus, and a touchscreen terminal with a fingerprint recognition module includes, when a fingerprint authentication module is in a disabled state, a touch operation used to trigger an application program is received, if fingerprint authentication is not required for execution of the application program, the fingerprint recognition module is kept in a disabled state, and after the application program has been executed for specific duration, the fingerprint authentication module is enabled again, to perform the fingerprint authentication.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Model data generation device, generating model data, mounting reference point determination device, and determining mounting reference point

In a model data generation device configured to generate model data of an electronic component to be mounted on a printed board, the model data includes data about terminals to and data about a mounting reference point with respect to the printed board. The mounting reference point of the model data is determined by using first image data about an electronic component captured by a component recognition camera and second image data including information about pads of the printed board that overlap the terminals of the electronic component and information about a mounting position of the electronic component on the printed board..
Yamaha Hatsudoki Kabushiki Kaisha

Cleansing of computer-navigable physical feature graph

The controlling of the size and quality of a computer-navigable graph of sensed features. The sensed features were gathered by recognition or estimation of one or more features of physical entities that were sensed over time by sensor(s) within a physical space.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Author personality trait recognition from short texts with a deep compositional learning approach

A method for trait prediction includes receiving a text sequence and generating character embeddings for characters of the text sequence. Word representations for words of the text sequence are generated with a trained character sequence model, based on the character embeddings.
Xerox Corporation

Scalable multilingual named-entity recognition

Software on a website serves a user of an online content aggregation service a first article that the user views. The software extracts named entities from the first article using a named-entity recognizer.
Yahoo! Inc.

Navigation of computer-navigable physical feature graph

Facilitating navigation of a computer-navigable graph of sensed features that were gathered by recognition or estimation of one or more features of physical entities that were sensed over time by sensor(s) within a physical space. The computer-navigable graph includes multiple nodes including multiple signal segment nodes and multiple feature nodes.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Target recognition and localization methods using a laser sensor for wheeled mobile robots

A target system that includes a target that is selected, wherein the target includes a surface with depth variations. The target system additionally includes a laser sensor adapted to scan the target for localization..
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Shooting game for multiple players with dynamic shot position recognition and remote sensors

The embodied invention is a method and equipment suitable for a shooting game with dynamic shot recognition and automatic scoring among multiple players firing at the same target. Each player's shot is scored based on a difference in the target's image from a prior image as viewed by a camera.

Methods and compositions for generating an immune response by inducing cd40 and pattern recognition receptors and adaptors thereof

Provided are methods for activating an antigen-presenting cell and eliciting an immune response by inducing pattern recognition receptor activity, and cd40 activity. Also provided are methods for activating an antigen-presenting cell and eliciting an immune response by inducing cd40 activity without prostaglandin e2.
Baylor College Of Medicine

Sorting system, recognition support apparatus, recognition support method, and recognition support program

According to one embodiment, a sorting system has a delivery processing apparatus, a video coding terminal, and a recognition support apparatus. The recognition support apparatus has an information management portion, a correct solution derivation portion, and a machine learning portion.
Toshiba Infrastructure Systems & Solutions Corporation

System and controlling game play using fingerprint recognition

Implementations of the present disclosure are directed to a method, a system, and an article for controlling a multi-player online game using fingerprint recognition. An example method can include: providing a game on a client device having a fingerprint sensor; receiving a user selection of a user action to be implemented in the game upon recognition of a fingerprint; receiving confirmation that the fingerprint has been recognized by the fingerprint sensor; and implementing the user action in the game..
Machine Zone, Inc.

Method and system for determining whether a spherical element impacts with a component of a playing field, or arranged on or proximate thereto

A method and system for determining whether a spherical element impacts with a component of a playing field, or arranged on or proximate thereto. The method includes acquiring images of a surveillance area of a field that covers at least part of said component, such as a delimiting perimeter line of a game area or a target, performing an approximate detection of an impact of a spherical element relative to that component or proximate thereto, with an object detection and recognition system that can discern when the detected object is indeed a spherical element, automatically selecting one of the images acquired for the same point in time and that includes the area where said impact has occurred, and analysing the selected image to check if the spherical element has impacted or not with the component..
Foxtenn Bgreen, S. L.

System and cognition-dependent access control

A cognitive ability level identification device is disclosed. The device is configured to present cognitive test to a user and to measure the user's response to the test.
Otorize. Ltd

Smart chair

A seating/reclining furniture includes at least one component selected from a seat part, a back part, a headrest, a footrest, and an armrest, an actuator which manipulates the at least one component, and a control device which controls the actuator. The control device includes a command recognition module and a command conversion module.
Palm Beach Technology Llc

Shading system including voice recognition or artificial intelligent capabilities

An intelligent umbrella system, comprises one or more shading elements; a support assembly, coupled to the one or more shading elements, to provide support for the one or more shading elements; and a base assembly, coupled to the support assembly, to provide contact with a surface. The intelligent umbrella also includes one or more microphones to capture spoken or audio commands; one or more processors; one or more memory modules; and one or more wireless communication transceivers.
Shadecraft, Inc.

Sony Corporation

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Method and managing bandwidth in providing communication services

Aspects of the subject disclosure may include, for example, obtaining data that is captured by a device, obtaining metadata corresponding to the data where the metadata describes a context of the capturing of the data, analyzing the metadata to identify a segment context of a segment of the data without performing an image recognition for the segment of the data, and, responsive to a determination that the context does not satisfy a context criterion, generating a low bandwidth version of the segment and transmitting the low bandwidth version of the segment of the data, wherein the low bandwidth version is transmitted at a second bandwidth that is lower than the first bandwidth. Other embodiments are disclosed..
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Vehicle-use image display system and method

In a vehicle-use image display system and a method therefor capable of displaying images, a driver can recognize, more appropriately and instantaneously, an object in eyesight through a front windshield during driving a vehicle even in environment with poor visibility. A vehicle-use image display system using a driving support system in combination with an acc system or a travel environment recognition system includes a display device that uses a front windshield for screen displaying, and a display controller for controlling image displaying, by the display device, of an object detected in front of the own vehicle.
Image Co., Ltd.

Image processing apparatus and image processing method

An image processing apparatus includes an image reading unit, a character recognition unit, an operation unit, and a file generation unit. The image reading unit generates image information which includes at least one of a character string and a table.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

System and issuing otp application in face-to-face confirmation manner

The present invention relates to a system and method for issuing an otp application in a face-to-face confirmation manner, and the system includes at least one or more service provider devices for transmitting otp application issuance request information, including information on recognition of a terminal device tagged on a reader provided for each service provider or entering a previously set service area, to an integrated service device; and the integrated service device for registering secure storage medium identification information as medium identification information for otp authentication and transmitting an otp installation guide to the terminal device if the recognition information is the secure storage medium identification information, and transmitting the otp installation guide to the terminal device if the recognition information is terminal device identification information, in which the terminal device can be a terminal device of a user seeing a service provider face-to-face.. .
Sk Planet Co., Ltd.

System and improving speech recognition accuracy using textual context

Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for improving speech recognition accuracy using textual context. The method includes retrieving a recorded utterance, capturing text from a device display associated with the spoken dialog and viewed by one party to the recorded utterance, and identifying words in the captured text that are relevant to the recorded utterance.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Mobile phone having temporary activation of voice command interface after receiving a message

The embodiments provided herein are directed to a system and method of message-triggered voice command interface in portable electronic devices. The voice command interface is normally not activated until a message (e.g., an e-mail, a text message, or a voice mail) has been received by a portable electronic device.

Voice recognition apparatus, vehicle having the same, and control voice recognition apparatus

A voice recognition apparatus may include a receiver configured to receive a voice command; a provider configured to output a guidance message; and a controller configured to control the provider in response to the voice command, analyze a listening pattern of the guidance message transmitted by the receiver, and adjust an output of the guidance message based on the listening pattern.. .
Kia Motors Corporation

Methods and hybrid speech recognition processing

Methods and apparatus for selectively performing speech processing in a hybrid speech processing system. The hybrid speech processing system includes at least one mobile electronic device and a network-connected server remotely located from the at least one mobile electronic device.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Mixed model speech recognition

In one aspect, a method comprises accessing audio data generated by a computing device based on audio input from a user, the audio data encoding one or more user utterances. The method further comprises generating a first transcription of the utterances by performing speech recognition on the audio data using a first speech recognizer that employs a language model based on user-specific data.
Google Llc

Method of and system for providing adaptive respondent training in a speech recognition application

A system for conducting a telephonic speech recognition application includes an automated telephone device for making telephonic contact with a respondent and a speech recognition device which, upon the telephonic contact being made, presents the respondent with at least one introductory prompt for the respondent to reply to; receives a spoken response from the respondent; and performs a speech recognition analysis on the spoken response to determine a capability of the respondent to complete the application. If the speech recognition device, based on the spoken response to the introductory prompt, determines that the respondent is capable of competing the application, the speech recognition device presents at least one application prompt to the respondent.
Eliza Corporation

Method of responding to input voice of electronic device and electronic device therefor

Disclosed is an electronic device including: at least one processor; and a memory electrically connected to the at least one processor, wherein the memory stores instructions to recognize a received first voice, recognizes a first speaker based on the recognized first voice, and determines a response corresponding to the first voice based on a result of the recognition of the first speaker. Other embodiments are possible..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Adaptive audio enhancement for multichannel speech recognition

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for neural network adaptive beamforming for multichannel speech recognition are disclosed. In one aspect, a method includes the actions of receiving a first channel of audio data corresponding to an utterance and a second channel of audio data corresponding to the utterance.
Google Llc

System for enhancing speech performance via pattern detection and learning

A method for enhancing speech performance includes communicating, via an input/output (i/o) device, speech data of a patient with speech problems, segmenting the speech data, generating one or more feature vectors based on at least the segmented speech data, determining whether the one or more feature vectors match with one or more recognition objects pre-trained using clinical data of one or more other patients, determining a speech disorder based on a matched result between the one or more feature vectors and the one or more recognition objects, and communicating, via the i/o device, one or more ameliorative actions for mitigating the determined speech disorder.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

System for enhancing speech performance via pattern detection and learning

A method, system, and computer product for enhancing speech performance include includes communicating, via an input/output (i/o) device, speech data of a patient with speech problems, segmenting the speech data, generating one or more feature vectors based on at least the segmented speech data, determining whether the one or more feature vectors match with one or more recognition objects pre-trained using clinical data of one or more other patients, determining a speech disorder based on a matched result between the one or more feature vectors and the one or more recognition objects, and communicating, via the i/o device, one or more ameliorative actions for mitigating the determined speech disorder.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Systems and methods of product interaction recognition using sensors within a tag

Systems and methods for managing inventory. The methods comprise: generating sensor data by an electronic smart tag (“est”); processing, by the est or a computing device remote from the est, the sensor data to transform the same into information specifying at least one of a first person's intention with regard to an item to which the est is coupled and the first person's interest in the item; generating a notification or a recommendation relating to inventory management, based on at least one of the first person's intention with regard to the item and the first person's interest in the item; and providing the notification or recommendation to a second person..
Tyco Fire & Security Gmbh

System and object detection in retail environment

A smart shopping container and supporting network perform object recognition for items in a retail establishment. A network device receives a signal from a user device to associate a portable container with a retail application being executing on the user device.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

Method and algorithm of recursive deep learning quantization for weight bit reduction

A system and method to reduce weight storage bits for a deep-learning network includes a quantizing module and a cluster-number reduction module. The quantizing module quantizes neural weights of each quantization layer of the deep-learning network.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Zero-shot learning using multi-scale manifold alignment

Described is a system for recognition of unseen and untrained patterns. A graph is generated based on visual features from input data, the input data including labeled instances and unseen instances.
Hrl Laboratories, Llc

Methods, apparatuses, and systems for reconstruction-free image recognition from compressive sensors

The disclosure relates to an image recognition algorithm implemented by a hardware control system which operates directly on data from a compressed sensing camera. A computationally expensive image reconstruction step can be avoided, allowing faster operation and reducing the computing requirements of the system.
Arizona Board Of Regents On Behalf Of Arizona State University

Image recognition based on augmented reality

A method includes: receiving, at a server and from an augmented reality device, user information of a user using the augmented reality device; generating, by the server, a picture feature sample sub-library corresponding to the user information, including screening out, from a preset picture feature sample library, picture feature samples associated with the user information; and providing, to the augmented reality device, the picture feature sample sub-library, wherein the picture feature sample sub-library can be configured to be used by the augmented reality device to perform, during image scanning of an offline environment of the user, image recognition of images scanned from the offline environment by comparing the scanned images to picture features in the picture feature sample sub-library.. .
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Periphery recognition device

Provided is a periphery recognition device that makes it possible to: minimize the load from object recognition processing for recognizing an object moving between one region covered by a long-distance sensor and/or a wide-angle short-distance sensor to another such region; the periphery recognition device being able to reduce the proportion of non-recognition or erroneous recognition of objects moving from a region covered by the long-distance sensor or the wide-angle short-distance sensor to a boundary region. There is provided a first sensor 11a, a second sensor 11b, a long-distance object recognition unit 13 for recognizing an object present in a long-distance area on the basis of three-dimensional long-distance data calculated on the basis of situation data acquired using the first sensor 11a, a short-distance object recognition unit 14 for recognizing an object present in a wide-angle and short-distance area on the basis of three-dimensional wide-angle short-distance data calculated on the basis of situation data acquired using the second sensor 11b, and a feedback unit 15 for transferring information relating to the objects between the long-distance object recognition unit 13 and the short-distance object recognition unit 14..
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd.

Infrared imaging recognition enhanced by 3d verification

A three-dimensional (3d) image system recognition system includes a flood light source, a structured light source, and an imaging sensor. The flood light source and the structured light source emit lights in the substantially same wavelength range.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

3d imaging recognition by stereo matching of rgb and infrared images

A three-dimensional (3d) image recognition system includes a first imaging sensor capable of collecting a first wavelength range of light and a second imaging sensor capable of collecting a second wavelength range of light. The first imaging sensor and the second imaging sensor are placed apart.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Electronic device and fingerprint recognition method

An electronic device and a fingerprint recognition method are provided. The electronic device includes: a fingerprint recognition sensor configured to capture, according to a swipe mode or a press mode, a user fingerprint in an area displayed on a touchscreen; at least one memory configured to store a fingerprint template; at least one processor configured to determine and set a fingerprint recognition mode in a first display area; and the touchscreen configured to detect a first input in the first display area; where the processor is further configured to instruct the fingerprint recognition sensor to capture a user fingerprint according to the set mode and match the fingerprint captured by the fingerprint recognition sensor with the fingerprint template..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Security certification hiding ultra-high frequency electronic tag identifier

A security certification method for hiding an ultra-high frequency electronic tag identifier. By encrypting the electronic tag identifier (tid) using a random number, and returning it in the cipher text, this certification method can effectively avoid an illegal reading/writing device from acquiring the tid information and from performing illegal tracking and identity recognition on an object identified by the electronic tag.
Traffic Management Research Institute Of The Ministry Of Public Security

Domain review system for identifying entity relationships and corresponding insights

A system and method is provided for generating a dynamic comprehensive domain review. A domain review engine obtains authoritative literature associated with a domain to extract insights using entity recognition and relationship extraction, and ranks the extracted results to generate a dynamic domain review..
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Recognition of free-form gestures from orientation tracking of a handheld or wearable device

A user performs a gesture with a hand-held or wearable device capable of sensing its own orientation. Orientation data, in the form of a sequence of rotation vectors, is collected throughout the duration of the gesture.
Intel Corporation

System and end to end performance response time measurement based on graphic recognition

Software testing techniques based on image recognition are disclosed. In various embodiments, a programmatically implemented image classifier is trained to recognize a screen shot image as being associated with a transaction end condition of a transaction.
Open Text Corporation

Application programming interface discovery using pattern recognition

Transforming application programming interface calls is provided. An application programming interface discovery process is performed on a second data processing system to determine how a task corresponding to a service request received from a first data processing system is performed on the second data processing system.
International Business Machines Corporation

Radar-based gesture-recognition through a wearable device

This document describes techniques and devices for radar-based gesture-recognition through a wearable device. The techniques enable an easy-to-use input interface through this wearable radar device, in contrast to small or difficult-to-use input interfaces common to wearable computing devices.
Google Llc

Hover interaction using orientation sensing

An electronic device with a hover sensor is described where the electronic device has an orientation sensor configured to detect an orientation of the electronic device. The electronic device has a hover pattern recognition component configured to use data sensed by the hover sensor to recognize a hover pattern of one or more objects in a hover space extending from the hover sensor.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Timer apparatus and method

A multi-channel timing device is described that can be completely controlled by a user's voice for hands free operation, and has a wireless communications link to a mobile device. Preferably the timing device comprises a processor, a memory, a display, a microphone, a speaker, a processor, a transceiver, and an audio chip.
Peter C. Salmon, Llc

Tag removal from proteins expressed in pro- and eukaryotic hosts

The present invention belongs to the field of biotechnology. More specifically, the present invention provides a protease, a non-naturally occurring fusion protein comprising a corresponding protease recognition site, expression vectors encoding same, host cells comprising said expression vectors, kit of parts as well as methods applying the protease, fusion protein, and uses thereof, as defined in the claims.
Max-planck-gesellschaft Zur Foerderung Der Wissenschaften E.v.

Electronic apparatus, processing system, and processing program

Provided is an electronic apparatus that perform an appropriate process according to a gesture of a subject person, the electronic apparatus including: a first input unit that inputs a detection result of a biosensor detecting a change in biological information of a subject person; a second input unit that inputs a recognition result of a recognition device recognizing an action of the subject person; and a processing unit that performs a process according to the action of the subject person based on input results of the first and second input units.. .
Nikon Corporation

Irradiation device and using the same

An irradiation device comprises a light source, an optical switch element and an image recognition module communicatively connected to the optical switch element. In some embodiments, a contour of a target area is recognized by an image recognition module and is provided by the image recognition module to the optical switch element, and a contour of an irradiation area of the light source is controlled by the optical switch element to match with the contour of the target area according to the contour of the target area provided by the image recognition module.
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Method of delivering subliminal messages

This invention relates to a method of delivering subliminal messages to a user for providing positive benefits by using the subliminal programming app. The frequencies of the subliminal messages are such that which cannot be heard by human ear.

Composition and improving sensorineural hearing

The present invention is directed to compositions and methods for improving hearing parameters in a human (including hearing volume, hearing range and word recognition) by reversing or inhibiting damage to cochlear cells caused by toxic byproducts of oxygen metabolism. In a preferred embodiment, a pharmaceutically acceptable composition containing insulin-like growth factor one (igf-1) and human growth hormone (hgh), or their derivatives in a 5:2 ratio by weight, is topically administered every three days in a dosage of 0.1 to 2 mcg per kilogram of body weight.

Device and method to determine objectively visual memory of images

Apparatus, system, and computer readable media determine the probability of visual recognition of an image by a subject using electroencephalography (eeg) corresponding to a visual evoked potential (vep). The apparatus comprises means for presenting a series of visual stimuli corresponding to said image to evoke eeg signals.

Rotary head type component mounter

In a rotary head type component mounter, among a specified quantity of suction nozzles held by a rotary head, multiple suction nozzles are lowered simultaneously. When the rotary head is moved by a head moving mechanism to a nozzle exchange area and exchange of suction nozzles is performed, two station reference marks of the nozzle station are imaged by a mark imaging camera, image recognition is performed of the positions of the two station reference marks, and the position and angle of the nozzle station is calculated.
Fuji Machine Mfg. Co., Ltd.

Method and providing customization of public safety answering point information delivery

A method providing vehicle incident call services to a user is disclosed. A third-party service center receives a voice call from a vehicle.
Sirius Xm Connected Vehicle Services Inc.

Real-time script for live broadcast

In one embodiment, a method includes retrieving, from one or more data stores, a script including multiple text strings, where the script is associated with a user of a social-networking system. The method also includes capturing an incoming media stream including audio data corresponding to vocal expression by the user, where the media stream is transmitted to the social-networking system for broadcast and identifying, using a speech recognition process, one or more words in the vocal expression corresponding to a text string of the script.
Facebook, Inc.

Automatic content recognition and verification in a broadcast chain

A graphics verification system that handles content of a channel in a broadcast chain, partitions an on-screen view of the channel into a plurality of sections based on an overlay of a plurality of graphics on the on-screen view of the channel. The content may comprise media content and may include video, audio and/or ancillary data that is associated with any portion of a particular content.
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.

Polarity recognition and swapping for dc powered devices

A system for recognizing and swapping polarity for dc powered devices that includes a polarity detection module that is configured to identify polarity of dc power input, and further configured to send an output to a controller based on identification of polarity of the dc power input. The system includes a power switch array that is operatively coupled with the controller, and wherein the controller, based on the output, can set one or more switches of the power switch array for executing polarity switching, each of the switches of the power switch array including a pair of mosfets..
Fortinet, Inc.

Subject assessment using localization, activity recognition and a smart questionnaire

A method for subject assessment in an environment includes receiving subject sensor data from a sensor positioned adjacent to a subject, receiving beacon signals from a beacons placed at different positions within the environment, processing the beacon signals to determine a location of the subject within the environment based on relative power levels of the received beacon signals, and processing the subject sensor data to determine an activity of the subject.. .
The Regents Of The University Of California

Interfacing with non-connected devices using a camera

A method includes capturing, via a camera, an image of a first output generated by a non-connected device. The image is analyzed using optical character recognition technology to obtain a second output comprising at least one of a numerical value or text.
Cerner Innovation, Inc.

Method and device for processing speech based on artificial intelligence

The present disclosure provides a method and a device for processing a speech based on artificial intelligence. The method includes: grading a current frame included in a speech packet to be decoded by using an acoustic model to obtain a grading result; identifying whether the current frame is a quasi-silent frame according the grading result; and skipping the current frame and not decoding the current frame if the current frame is the quasi-silent frame.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd

De-reverberation control device equipped with microphone

Provided are a de-reverberation control method and apparatus for a device equipped with a microphone. The method includes: reverberation parameters which indicate, at respective moments, reverberation levels of a room environment where the device is located are acquired from an audio signal played by the device; and a de-reverberation mode adopted by the device is dynamically adjusted according to the reverberation levels indicated by the reverberation parameters at different moments and preset correspondences between reverberation levels and de-reverberation modes.
Beijing Xiaoniao Tingting Technology Co., Ltd.

De-reverberation control of sound producing equipment

A de-reverberation control method and device of sound producing equipment are disclosed. The method includes that: when a piece of equipment performs audio playing, a voice signal from a user is collected in real time; a relative position of the user with respect to the equipment and acoustic parameters of a room environment in which the equipment is located, are acquired; according to one or more of the relative position and the acoustic parameters, a corresponding microphone in the equipment is selected, and a corresponding voice enhancement mode is called to perform de-reverberation; a voice command word from the user is acquired to control the equipment to perform a corresponding function, as a respond to the user.
Beijing Xiaoniao Tingting Technology Co., Ltd.

Voice interface and vocal entertainment system

A system and method that enhances spoken utterances and provides entertainment by capturing one or more microphone signals containing echo and decomposing the one or more microphone signals into a plurality of signal paths through a synthesizer that adds or makes non-linear modifications to some of the captured one or more microphone signals. The system and method and estimates multiple echo paths from each of the one the one or more microphones.
Blackberry Limited

Voice interface and vocal entertainment system

A system and method that enhances spoken utterances and provides entertainment by capturing one or more microphone signals containing echo and decomposing the one or more microphone signals into a plurality of signal paths through a synthesizer that adds or makes non-linear modifications to some of the captured one or more microphone signals. The system and method and estimates multiple echo paths from each of the one the one or more microphones.
Blackberry Limited

Speaker recognition optimization

One embodiment provides a method, including: receiving, at an information handling device, voice data; receiving, at the information handling device, user identification data from at least one user device; determining, using a processor, a voice signature subset from a database of users, wherein the voice signature subset comprises voice signatures associated with a plurality of users identified using the user identification data; and identifying at least one user associated with the voice data by comparing the received voice data to the voice signature subset. Other aspects are described and claimed..
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Voice recognition

A method for voice recognition includes acquiring a sound input, obtaining a plurality of feedback results from a plurality of recognition engines different from each other, and determining a recognition result of the sound input based on the plurality of feedback results.. .
Lenovo (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Voice recognition system

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for voice recognition. In one aspect, a method includes the actions of receiving a voice input; determining a transcription for the voice input, wherein determining the transcription for the voice input includes, for a plurality of segments of the voice input: obtaining a first candidate transcription for a first segment of the voice input; determining one or more contexts associated with the first candidate transcription; adjusting a respective weight for each of the one or more contexts; and determining a second candidate transcription for a second segment of the voice input based in part on the adjusted weights; and providing the transcription of the plurality of segments of the voice input for output..
Google Llc

Voice recognition system and construction method thereof

Disclosed are a voice recognition system and a construction method for the voice recognition system. By way of layering the system, a general semantic recognition operation for the system is separated from a specific semantic recognition operation for an application program; and by way of classifying the application programs and abstracting out a common performance function, the system can find the application program matching the voice content semantics very efficiently and a third-party program is easily added into the existing voice recognition system.

Method of providing voice command and electronic device supporting the same

An electronic device, a method, and a chip set are provided. The electronic device includes a memory configured to store at least one of audio feature data of audio data and speech recognition data obtained by speech recognition of audio data; and a control module connected to the memory, wherein the control module is configured to update a voice command that is set to execute a function through voice, the function being selected based on at least one of the audio feature data, the speech recognition data, and function execution data executed in relation to the audio data..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

System and performing automatic speech recognition using local private data

A method of providing hybrid speech recognition between a local embedded speech recognition system and a remote speech recognition system relates to receiving speech from a user at a device communicating with a remote speech recognition system. The system recognizes a first part of speech by performing a first recognition of the first part of the speech with the embedded speech recognition system that accesses private user data, wherein the private user data is not available to the remote speech recognition system.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

On-board voice command identification method and apparatus, and storage medium

An embodiment of the present disclosure discloses an in-vehicle voice command recognition method and apparatus, and a storage medium. The method comprises: acquiring a voice command inputted by a user; determining basic information of the user according to a pre-trained deep neural network (dnn) model; identifying contents of the voice command according to the basic information of the user, and determining at least one potential user intention according to the identified contents and a scenario page context at the time when the user inputs the voice command; determining a confidence level of the potential user intention according to the dnn model; determining a real user intention from the potential user intention according to the confidence level; and executing a corresponding action according to the real user intention.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co. Ltd.

Voice recognition method and apparatus

The present application discloses a voice recognition method and apparatus. A specific implementation of the method includes: in response to detecting a microphone receiving voice signal containing interfering sound signal, performing high-pass filtering on the voice signal; cancelling the interfering sound signal in the voice signal subjected to high-pass filtering; performing automatic gain control on the voice signal subjected to cancelling the interfering sound signal, to obtain target voice signal; and extracting a feature vector from the target voice signal and inputting the feature vector into a pre-trained acoustic model, to obtain a voice recognition result matching the target voice signal, the acoustic model being used for representing a corresponding relationship between the feature vector and the voice recognition result.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Pronunciation guided by automatic speech recognition

Speech synthesis chooses pronunciations of words with multiple acceptable pronunciations based on an indication of a personal, class-based, or global preference or an intended non-preferred pronunciation. A speaker's words can be parroted back on personal devices using preferred pronunciations for accent training.
Soundhound, Inc.

Speech recognizing method and apparatus

A speech recognizing method and apparatus is provided. A speech recognizing method, implementing a speech recognizing model neural network for recognition of a speech, includes determining an attention weight based on an output value output by at least one layer of the speech recognizing model neural network at a previous time of the recognition of the speech, applying the determined attention weight to a speech signal corresponding to a current time of the recognition of the speech, and recognizing the speech signal to which the attention weight is applied, using the speech recognizing model neural network..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

System and neural network based feature extraction for acoustic model development

A system and method are presented for neural network based feature extraction for acoustic model development. A neural network may be used to extract acoustic features from raw mfccs or the spectrum, which are then used for training acoustic models for speech recognition systems.
Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc.

Conference word cloud

Various disclosed implementations involve processing and/or playback of a recording of a conference involving a plurality of conference participants. Some implementations disclosed herein involve receiving speech recognition results data, including a plurality of speech recognition lattices and a word recognition confidence score for each of a plurality of hypothesized words of the speech recognition lattices, for a conference recording.
Dolby Laboratories Licensing Corporation

Method and system for crop recognition and boundary delineation

A computer-implemented method for determining farm boundary delineations within a target geographic area, comprising extracting data from pixels of a satellite image of the target geographic area, evaluating the data using a classification algorithm to generate one or more line segments between adjacent pixels, the one or more line segments being representative of a portion of a boundary delineation, connecting the one or more line segments to an adjacent line segment to form a boundary delineation defining at least one parcel of land within the target geographic area, and generating a boundary delineation map including the boundary delineation.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

System and building a network platform of knowledge value-realization

The disclosure provides a system and method for building a network platform of knowledge value-realization, wherein the public recognition is obtained for the content rating based on the knowledge published by the user and the user rating is performed based on the user credit system on the website, to form a knowledge ranking list to fully display the user and its contribution to the knowledge content through the public rating; based on the public rating results on a user knowledge display module, the user can refer to and select forms of paying for q & a such as reward question, invitation to answer and q & a service to interact with other users, to achieve the market-oriented matchmaking trading and rapid realization of knowledge value.. .

System and method to identify a vehicle fiducial marker

A system and method having a number of technological elements, one of which being a controller, which causes improvements to the controller and creates significantly more than the original default controller functionality. The elements collaborating to cause the controller to operate a camera to record images of the visual content, operate a display to exhibit the visual content, perform a recognition module to identify the target object, produce identification results of the recognition module, compare the identification results to one or more vehicle share records, generate a 3d model having information based upon the comparison made of the identification results and vehicle share records, and operate the display to exhibit the 3d model being overlaid onto the visual content..
General Motors, Llc.

Training data for machine-based object recognition

Systems and methods may enable a user who may not have any experience in machine learning to effectively train new models for use in object recognition applications of a device. Embodiments can include, for example, analyzing training data comprising a set of images to determine a set of metrics indicative of a suitability of the training data in machine-learning training for object recognition, and providing an indication of the set of metrics to a user.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Generating training images for machine learning-based objection recognition systems

A method and computing device, for generating training image data for a machine learning-based object recognition system is described. The method comprises receiving generic image data of an object type, receiving recorded image data related to the object type, and modifying the generic image data with respect to at least one imaging-related parameter.
Elektrobit Automotive Gmbh

Method of and system for determining and selecting media representing event diversity

A method of reducing a large amount of media into a sub-group of high quality images in order to capture the diversity of an event. The present invention teaches a method of reducing a plurality of media into clusters in response to time and place.
Thomson Licensing

Systems and methods for optical character recognition

A method for iterative optical character recognition includes: performing an optical character recognition pass on an image; identifying a first character located in a first portion of the image, wherein an identification of the first character is associated with a first character confidence level that is at least a threshold character confidence level; identifying a second character located in a second portion of the image, wherein a first identification of the second character is associated with a second character confidence level that is below the threshold character confidence level; and performing an additional optical character recognition pass on the second portion of the image to identify the second character a second time when the second character confidence level that is below the threshold character confidence level.. .
Business Imaging Systems, Inc.

Identification medium recognition device and identification medium recognition method

Identification medium recognition device (3) includes image input (11) that acquires a captured image imaged by an imaging device, identification medium region detector (12) that detects a region of the identification medium from the captured image, identification medium recognizer (18) that recognizes the character and/or the numeric character included in the identification medium from the region of the identification medium, super-resolution processor (17) that selectively performs super-resolution processing of the region of the identification medium, region storage (14) that stores a preset region in the captured image, identification medium region determiner (13) that determines whether the region of the identification medium is positioned within the preset region, and super-resolution processing selector (16) that selects, in a case where it is determined that the region of the identification medium is positioned within the preset region, execution of super-resolution processing by the super-resolution processor.. .
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Method and device for visually impaired assistance

A device, system, and method of assistance for visually impaired users. The system comprises a plurality of video cameras, often head mounted, computer processors and associated support devices and algorithms configured for computer vision, and a user worn haptic band comprising a plurality (two or more) of distantly spaced haptic transducers.
Vasuyantra Corp., A Delaware Corporation

System and method to identify a vehicle and generate reservation

A system and method having a number of technological elements, one of which being a controller, which causes improvements to the controller and creates significantly more than the original default controller functionality. The elements collaborating to cause the controller to operate a camera to record images of a visual content; store the recorded images to a memory, the recorded images being in a digital form as digital images; perform a visual recognition module to identify at least one targeted object within at least one digital image; produce the identification results of the visual recognition module; compare the identification results to the vehicle-reservation information; generate reservation information derived from the comparison outcome of the identification results to the vehicle-reservation information; and operate the display to exhibit the reservation information..
General Motors Llc

Character recognition apparatus, character recognition method, and computer program product

According to an embodiment, a character recognition apparatus includes a character string image acquisition unit, a combination graph generation unit, a combination graph integration unit and an output unit. The character string image acquisition unit acquires a character string image.
Toshiba Digital Solutions Corporation

Hand gesture recognition for virtual reality and augmented reality devices

A system for hand gesture recognition includes a display, camera, memory, and processor. When the processor is to execute instructions, the processor is to estimate one or more motion vectors of an object using a pair of consecutive frames and estimate an average motion vector of the object.
Intel Corporation

Facial recognition system

Various embodiments of a facial recognition system are provided. In one embodiment, a processor determines a value for a lighting parameter associated with a captured facial image, determines whether any previously obtained images in a biometric database includes a similar value for the lighting parameter and, if not, stores the newly captured image in the database along with the lighting parameter value.
Nec Corporation Of America

System for simplified generation of systems for broad area geospatial object detection

A system for simplified generation of systems for analysis of satellite images to geolocate one or more objects of interest. A plurality of training images labeled for a study object or objects with irrelevant features loaded into a preexisting feature identification subsystem causes automated generation of models for the study object.
Digitalglobe, Inc.

Medium containing identifier

The objective of the present invention is to effectively prevent fraud, theft, and the like occurring with respect to a medium manufactured from a source material. This medium is a medium that is cut into a prescribed shape from a source material on which an identifier capable of specifying a location and capable of being read by a reading device is attached at a corresponding location.
Sigma P.i. Co., Ltd.

Book placing attitude recognition method based on rssi signal value of rfid

A book placement posture identification method based on an rssi signal value of rfid, including: step 1, horizontally moving to read the signal of an rfid tag placed in a book by using an rfid device; step 2, classifying triples with the same epc number as a category to serve as the rssi signal values of the internal rfid tag of the book obtained at different moments; step 3, preprocessing the data obtained in step 2; step 4, establishing a model to obtain a time-varying rule of the rssi value of the rfid tag of the book; step 5, sampling data, training a classification model, and judging the placement posture of the book according to a model established according to test data and a classification model; and step 6, vertically moving to read the signal of the rfid tag placed in the book by using the rfid device.. .
Nanjing University

Enhancing qa system cognition with improved lexical simplification using multilingual resources

An approach is provided that returns a simplified set of text to a user of a natural language processing (nlp) system with the simplified set of text having a complexity appropriate to the reading level of the user. The approach receives a word that belongs to a first natural language and retrieves a first set of complexity data pertaining to the word in the first natural language.
International Business Machines Corporation

Enhancing qa system cognition with improved lexical simplification using multilingual resources

An approach is provided that returns a simplified set of text to a user of a natural language processing (nlp) system with the simplified set of text having a complexity appropriate to the reading level of the user. The approach receives a word that belongs to a first natural language and retrieves a first set of complexity data pertaining to the word in the first natural language.
International Business Machines Corporation

Guided machine-learning training using a third party cloud-based system

Systems and methods may enable a user who may not have any experience in machine learning to effectively train new models for use in object recognition applications of a device. Embodiments can include, for example, analyzing training data comprising a set of images to determine a set of metrics indicative of a suitability of the training data in machine-learning training for object recognition, and providing an indication of the set of metrics to a user.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Refrigerator

Provided is a refrigerator. The refrigerator includes a cabinet defining a storage space, a door opening and closing the cabinet, a transparent display assembly which covers an opened see-through part of the door and through which an inner space of the refrigerator is seen, and a screen is outputted, a display pcb controlling an operation of the transparent display assembly, a voice recognition unit connected to the display pcb to process a user's voice signal, and a microphone connected to the voice recognition unit.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Modality learning on mobile devices

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for cross input modality learning in a mobile device are disclosed. In one aspect, a method includes activating a first modality user input mode in which user inputs by way of a first modality are recognized using a first modality recognizer; and receiving a user input by way of the first modality.
Google Inc.

Touch-sensing system, display device, active pen, and pen recognition method

Disclosed are a touch-sensing system, a display device, an active pen, and a pen recognition method which can perform rapid and accurate pen recognition as the active pen provides pen identification information to the display device through a predetermined path, and which can also simultaneously process pen inputs through many active pens by distinguishably recognizing the many pens.. .
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Controller for finger gesture recognition and recognizing finger gesture

A controller for finger gesture recognition, including a griping body, a manipulating component and a sensing component, is provided. The griping body includes a head portion and a griping portion which is opposite to the head portion and includes a plurality of finger contact areas.
Htc Corporation

Bioelectricity-based control method and apparatus, and bioelectricity-based controller

The present invention relates to the field of natural human-computer interaction technologies, and discloses a bioelectricity-based control method and apparatus, and a bioelectricity-based controller, so as to improve naturalness of human-computer interaction. The method is as follows: performing characteristic extraction on a collected surface electromyography signal generated when a user performs a finger press operation, so as to obtain characteristic information; determining, according to a pre-created finger type recognition template, a finger type that is used to perform the finger press operation and that is corresponding to the obtained characteristic information; and mapping the determined finger type used to perform the finger press operation to a corresponding first instruction, and controlling a controlled device according to the first instruction.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Location-based facial recognition on online social networks

In one embodiment, a computing system may access an image associated with an online social network, where the image is associated with a first user and portrays at least a first person. The computing system may generate one or more tag suggestions for the first person portrayed in the image.
Facebook, Inc.

Vehicle and control method thereof

A vehicle that includes a side-view mirror, at least one sensor disposed in the side-view mirror, and configured to transmit a signal to an object, and to receive a signal reflected from the object is provided. The vehicle further includes a controller that generates driving information based on the signal received by the sensor.
Kia Motors Corporation

System and work tool recognition

A work tool recognition system for a work tool coupled to a machine is provided. The system includes an image capturing assembly configured to capture an image feed of the work tool.
Caterpillar Inc.

Camera window having distinctive pattern

The present invention relates to a manufacturing method for a camera window and a camera window manufactured thereby. A conventional camera window is configured such that an etching pattern is provided on a back surface of a glass sheet, and a deposition layer is provided on the etching pattern, thereby improving reflectivity, whereby indirect external recognition of the etching pattern is performed, but in the present invention, a distinctive pattern is provided on a front surface of a glass sheet such that direct external recognition of the pattern is possible, whereby it is possible to recognize a distinctive pattern line..
Uti Inc.

Unmanned aerial vehicle interactive apparatus and method based on deep learning posture estimation

An unmanned aerial vehicle interactive apparatus based on a deep learning posture estimation is provided. The apparatus (10) comprises: a shooting unit (11) for shooting an object video; a key frame extraction unit (12) for extracting a key frame image relating to an object from the shot object video; a posture estimation unit (13) for recognizing an object posture with respect to the key frame image based on an image recognition algorithm of a deep convolutional neural network; and an unmanned aerial vehicle operation control unit (14) for converting the recognized object posture into a control instruction so as to control the operation of the unmanned aerial vehicle.
Beijing Deephi Technology Co., Ltd.

Lane departure avoidance system

A lane departure avoidance system disables start of steering control or terminate running steering control upon determination that a value of a at least one selected variation, which is selected from a first variation, a second variation, a third variation, and a fourth variation, is equal to or more than a corresponding threshold. The first variation is a variation of a lateral position of an own vehicle relative to lane marking lines recognized by a recognition unit, and the second variation is a variation of a yaw angle of the own vehicle relative to the recognized lane marking lines.
Denso Corporation

Vehicle center console mounted camera system

A vehicle console camera system includes a console positioned in a dashboard of a motor vehicle. A camera unit is mounted to an upper surface of the console.
Dura Operating, Llc

Robot voice direction-seeking turning system and method

A robot voice direction-seeking turning system and method. The robot voice direction-seeking turning system employs a voice activity detection unit (1) that detects a received voice signal to determine whether or not a voice signal transmitted by a user (s2) is present; a direction-seeking angle for the voice signal is calculated by a voice direction-seeking unit (3), and a voice direction-seeking turning unit (4) is employed to drive a robot to turn towards the direction of the sound source of the voice signal on the basis of a direction-seeking angle (s4).
Yutou Technology (hangzhou) Co., Ltd.

Information processing device, information processing method, and program

[object] to propose, in the case of sharing information generated by performing bodily movements or the like with others, an information processing device, an information processing method, and a program capable of suppressing the transmission to others of information generated by inappropriate bodily movements or the like. [solution] an information processing device according to the present disclosure includes: an acquisition unit that acquires a recognition result indicating at least one of a user movement or state recognized by a recognition unit utilizing a detection result from one or a plurality of sensors; and a control unit that, in a case of determining that the recognition result indicates a specific user movement or state, controls a degree of reflection in which information related to the specific user movement or state is reflected in notification information that transmits the information related to the specific user movement or state to a target different from the user, in accordance with the target..
Sony Corporation

Seat, motion control method thereof and motion control system thereof

A seat, a motion control method thereof and a motion control system thereof. The motion control method for the seat includes: acquiring images of around the seat, and tracking a current caregiver via image recognition; determining a relative position between the current caregiver and the seat; and controlling a motion of the seat based on the relative position..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

System and signatures for a multi-modal physiological periodic biomarker assessment

Methods for diagnosing autism and/or autism spectrum disorder (asd) of a subject include establishing baseline brain wave patterns of the subject by having the subject perform a series of task and measuring brain waves during the tasks using an eeg measurement device, applying a light stimulus or images to the subject's eyes and capturing eye movements and/or changes in facial expression in response to the light stimulus or images, and giving a neuropsychological and cognition battery of tasks to the subject to generate a provoked cognitive assessment of the subject. A processing device correlates the baseline brain wave patterns, eye movements and/or facial expressions, and provoked cognitive assessment of the subject to profile data indicative of autism and/or asd.
Cerora, Inc.

Information processing device, control method, and program

[object] to provide an information processing device, a control method, and a program that can recognize an emotion of another user using sensing information of a user. [solution] an information processing device including: an emotion recognition unit configured to recognize, on the basis of information concerning a user and information concerning another user having been sensed, an emotion of the other user; and a notification control unit configured to perform control such that the user is notified of information concerning the emotion of the other user having been recognized..
Sony Corporation

Monoliths with attached recognition compounds, arrays thereof and uses thereof

Provided herein are monoliths with attached recognition compounds which selectively bind ligands, methods of preparing such monoliths, arrays thereof and uses thereof. For example, monoliths provide herein can be used in columns and arrays thereof..
Sunglory Beheer B.v.

Commissariat A L'energie Atomique Et Aux Energies Alternatives

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Board work machine and recognition method

In a cut and clinch device, movable section 122 is slidable with respect to main body section 120. The main body section is configured from main body first section 147, and main body second section 148 that is removably attached to the main body first section, and a first insertion hole is formed in the main body second section.
Fuji Machine Mfg. Co., Ltd.

Ambient environmental sound field manipulation based on user defined voice and audio recognition pattern analysis system and method

In embodiments of the present invention, a method of modifying ambient sound received by an earpiece in accordance with an environmental characterization may have one or more of the following steps: (a) receiving the ambient sound at a microphone operably coupled to the earpiece, (b) determining, via a processor operably coupled to the microphone, the environmental characterization based on the ambient sound, (c) modifying, via the processor, the ambient sound in accordance with a plurality of parameters associated with the environmental characterization to create a modified ambient sound, (d) communicating, via a speaker operably coupled to the earpiece, the modified ambient sound, (e) receiving the ambient sound at the second microphone, (f) determining, via the processor, a location of the ambient sound from a temporal differential and an intensity differential between the reception of the ambient sound at the microphone and the reception of the ambient sound at the second microphone, and (g) determining, via the processor, a location of the ambient sound from a temporal differential and an intensity differential between the reception of the ambient sound at the microphone of the earpiece and the reception of the ambient sound at the second microphone of the second earpiece.. .
Bragi Gmbh

Aggregation of media effects

Exemplary embodiments relate to techniques for applying media effects to a video stream. For example, media effects may be applied and/or altered based on input from viewers or participants in the video stream.
Facebook, Inc.

Method, device, and computing acquiring broadcasting content

A method, device, and computing apparatus for acquiring broadcasting content are provided. The method includes: in a recognition step, recognizing a type of multimedia player in a target webpage and an output mode for broadcasting multimedia resource; and in a broadcasting-content acquiring step, based on the type and the output mode, acquiring broadcasting content of a multimedia resource played by the multimedia player..
Guangzhou Ucweb Computer Technology Co., Ltd

Context-based media effect application

Exemplary embodiments relate to techniques for applying media effects to a video stream. For example, media effects may be applied and/or altered based on input from viewers or participants in the video stream.
Facebook, Inc.

Systems and methods for improved video call handling

Systems and methods for providing video subtitling and text communications (e.g., real time text (rtt) and conventional text messaging) during video calls. The system can include video calling with voice recognition based subtitles.
T-mobile Usa, Inc.

Enhanced fiducial visibility and recognition

Particular embodiments described herein provide for a base, a plurality of fiducials on the base, and a fluid in one or more of each of the plurality of fiducials to increase recognition of each of the one or more fiducials that includes the fluid by one or more pattern recognition devices. In an example, the fluid is an epoxy and the fiducials are used to determine a placement of components in a component space..
Intel Corporation

Multiple input multiple output (mimo) audio signal processing for speech de-reverberation

Audio signal processing for adaptive de-reverberation uses a least mean squares (lms) filter that has improved convergence over conventional lms filters, making embodiments practical for reducing the effects of reverberation for use in many portable and embedded devices, such as smartphones, tablets, laptops, and hearing aids, for applications such as speech recognition and audio communication in general. The lms filter employs a frequency-dependent adaptive step size to speed up the convergence of the predictive filter process, requiring fewer computational steps compared to a conventional lms filter applied to the same inputs.
Synaptics Incorporated

Control control device, control apparatus control system, and control device

Provided is a control method for a control device including: acquiring a user instruction to control a control target apparatus by a user, generating control speech information in response to the user instruction, the control speech information being speech information representing content of control on the control target apparatus and including auxiliary speech information which is different information from the user instruction, and outputting the generated control speech information to a speech recognition server which executes speech recognition processing.. .
Yamaha Corporation

Multi-speaker speech recognition correction system

The present invention relates to a multi-speaker speech recognition correction system for determining a speaker of an utterance with a simple method and easily correcting speech-recognized text during speech recognition for a plurality of speakers. According to the present invention, when speech signals are input to a multi-speaker speech recognition system from a plurality of microphones which are each provided to a corresponding one of a plurality of speakers, the multi-speaker speech recognition correction system may detect a speech session from a time point at which input of each of the speech signals is started to a time point at which the input of the speech signal is stopped, and a speech recognizer may convert only the detected speech sessions into text so that a speaker of an utterance can be identified by a simple method and speech recognition can be carried out at a low cost..
Sorizava Co., Ltd.

Identification of taste attributes from an audio signal

A system, method and computer product are provided for processing audio signals. An audio signal of a voice and background noise is input, and speech recognition is performed to retrieve speech content of the voice.
Spotify Ab

Security enhanced speech recognition

A security-enhanced speech recognition method and electronic device are provided. The electronic device according includes an input device configured to receive a speech signal, and a processor configured to perform speech recognition, wherein the processor determines whether to perform speech recognition based on whether the input device has been activated..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Electronic device and speech recognition method therefor

Provided are an electronic device and speech recognition method therefor. The electronic device may include a communication interface to receive speech data from an external electronic device, a memory to store a common language model used by default for speech recognition, a first language model designated for each user, a second language model associated with context information of each user, and a third language model associated with words collected by the electronic device for a preset period of time from the reception time of the speech data; and a processor to perform a procedure of combining at least one of the first language model, the second language model, and the third language model with the common language model to construct an integrated language model, performing speech recognition on the basis of the speech data and the integrated language model, and outputting a speech recognition result corresponding to the speech data..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Natural language grammar enablement by speech characterization

Either or both of voice speaker identification or utterance classification such as by age, gender, accent, mood, and prosody characterize speech utterances in a system that performs automatic speech recognition (asr) and natural language processing (nlp). The characterization conditions nlp, either through application to interpretation hypotheses or to specific grammar rules.
Soundhound, Inc.

Method and device for transmitting and receiving audio data

An artificial intelligence (ai) system configured to simulate functions of a human brain, such as recognition, determination, etc., by using a machine learning algorithm, such as deep learning, etc., and an application thereof. The ai system includes a method performed by a device to transmit and receive audio data to and from another device includes obtaining a voice input that is input by a first user of the device, obtaining recognition information indicating a meaning of the obtained voice input, transmitting the obtained voice input to the other device, determining whether an abnormal situation occurs, in which a second user of the other device does not understand the transmitted voice input, and transmitting the obtained recognition information to the other device, based on a result of the determination..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Dialogue processing apparatus, a vehicle having same, and a dialogue processing method

A dialogue processing apparatus and method monitor an intensity of an acoustic signal that is input in real time and determine that speech recognition has started, when the intensity of the input acoustic signal is equal to or greater than a reference value, allowing a user to start speech recognition by an utterance without an additional trigger. A vehicle can include the apparatus and method.
Kia Motors Corporation

System and detecting phonetically similar imposter phrases

A system and method for detecting phonetically similar imposter phrases may include using automatic speech recognition (asr) to search for a first phrase in a set of objects; producing a list of references by searching for the first phrase in the set of objects using phonetic search; using output produced by the asr to determine whether or not a reference in the list points to a phrase that is the same as the first phrase; and if it is determined that the reference points to a second phrase that is different from the first phrase then marking the second phrase as a potential cause for a phrase search false positive.. .
Nice Ltd.

Method and device for extracting speech feature based on artificial intelligence

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a method and a device for extracting a speech feature based on artificial intelligence. The method includes performing a spectrum analysis on a speech to be recognized, to obtain a spectrum program of the speech; and extracting features of the spectrum program by using an inception convolution structure of an image recognition algorithm, to obtain the speech feature of the speech.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd

Rank-reduced token representation for automatic speech recognition

The present disclosure generally relates to processing speech or text using rank-reduced token representation. In one example process, speech input is received.
Apple Inc.

Method and user device for providing context awareness service using speech recognition

A method for providing a context awareness service is provided. The method includes defining a control command for the context awareness service depending on a user input, triggering a playback mode and the context awareness service in response to a user selection, receiving external audio through a microphone in the playback mode, determining whether the received audio corresponds to the control command, and executing a particular action assigned to the control command when the received audio corresponds to the control command..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Signal detection, recognition and tracking with feature vector transforms

A method for obtaining object surface topology in which image frames of a scene (e.g., video frames from a user passing a smartphone camera over an object) are transformed into dense feature vectors, and feature vectors are correlated to obtain high precision depth maps. Six dimensional pose is determined from the video sequence, and then used to register patches of pixels from the frames.
Digimarc Corporation

Rf payment via a mobile device

A nontraditional transaction device, for example a mobile device, may be employed to complete a transaction. The mobile device may utilize radio frequency (rf) communication and/or authentication to facilitate completion of a transaction.
Liberty Peak Ventures, Llc

Pos terminal device, information processing device, information processing system, image recognition method, and image recognition program

A pos terminal device is provided with: a memory unit for storing subject information in which a subject and specific information are associated; an imaging unit for imaging a subject and generating an image; and a specific information estimation unit for estimating, on the basis of the subject information, the specific information associated with the subject imaged by the imaging unit.. .
Nec Corporation

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium

An information processing apparatus includes an obtaining unit configured to obtain information of a plurality of labels applied to the learning data by a plurality of users, information regarding reliability of each applied label itself, and information regarding reliability of a user who applies the relevant label, wherein the information of the label is information regarding a result to be recognized in a case where the predetermined recognition is performed on the learning data and a determination unit configured to determine a label to the learning data from among the plurality of labels based on the reliability of the label itself and the reliability of the user who applies the relevant label.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Backlit display detection and radio signature recognition

A method of capturing an image of a barcode from a backlit display device includes monitoring radio signals proximal to a device operable for scanning barcodes, with at least one coil, wire, and/or antenna disposed within the device operable for scanning barcodes; detecting radio interference caused by a backlit display device proximal to the device operable for scanning barcodes; interpreting a pattern of the radio interference to determine one or more technical characteristics of the backlit display device; using the determined technical characteristics of the backlit display device for automatically adjusting scanning settings of the device operable for scanning barcodes; and capturing an image of a barcode displayed on the backlit display device.. .
Hand Held Products, Inc.

Polarimeter with multiple independent tunable channels and material and object classification and recognition

Embodiments of an active or laser polarimeter are disclosed that transmit multiple independent and tunable temporally-multiplexed polarization states and record or image, at video rates if necessary, the polarized intensity or irradiance reflected or transmitted by objects illuminated by those states, and apply the recorded data to material and/or object classification and recognition using classification algorithms that exploit features of polarization signatures dependent on material type, texture, and/or object shape. The polarimeter also generally records and utilizes one or more passive polarization measurements in order to realize a hybrid active-passive polarimeter.
Advanced Optical Technologies, Inc.

Apparatus and processing image

An image processing apparatus and an image processing method for estimating a region of interest based on information of interest learned by a data recognition model satisfying a certain condition from among a plurality of data recognition models and for setting a focus are provided. The image processing apparatus includes estimating a region of interest by using a rule-based algorithm or an artificial intelligence (ai) algorithm.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Robust string text detection for industrial optical character recognition

A robust string text detection and recognition system is provided to improve the reading performance of sliding-window based ocr solutions (such as histogram of oriented gradient (hog) ocr and convolutional neural network (cnn) ocr). A search algorithm is created that is robust enough to detect outliers and false detections.
Datalogic Usa, Inc.

Distributed image cognition processing system

Embodiments of an image cognition processing system are provided, including a method that includes detecting an object in a first field of view of a first image sensor, wherein the first image sensor is coupled to a first image cognition processor; generating tracking metadata for the object, wherein the generating is performed by the first image cognition processor, and the tracking metadata describes movement of the object; determining that the object is moving toward a second field of view of a second image sensor, wherein the second image sensor is located adjacent to the first image sensor; and providing the tracking metadata for the object to a second image cognition processor coupled to the second image sensor.. .
Nxp Usa, Inc.

Recognition device

The image processing device counts the number of lane marking feature points. The image processing device determines whether the count number of the lane marking feature points is equal to or greater than a first threshold.
Denso Corporation

Driving assistance device

A driving assistance device includes an electronic control unit. When a recognition situation of a division line of a traveling lane along which a vehicle is traveling is a near-side recognizable situation in which a forward and far division line of the vehicle is not recognized and a forward and near division line of the vehicle is recognized, the electronic control unit performs lane trace control set, to a target traveling line, a corrected traveling trajectory in which at least one of i) a position of a near target traveling line constituted by a central position of the traveling lane determined based on the recognizable forward and near division line or a position located within a predetermined lateral distance from the central position in a lane-width direction and ii) a tangential direction of the near target traveling line is applied to the traveling trajectory to correct the traveling trajectory..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Demarcation line recognition device

The demarcation line recognition device determines the line type and line color of the extracted candidate line, and the presence or absence of an influence of backlight, and determines whether the extracted candidate line constitutes a part of a multiple line. The demarcation line recognition device selects a candidate line corresponding to a demarcation line from extracted candidate lines, using the line type and line color determined, and the determination result of the multiple line determination, and according to the rules of the driving region.
Denso Corporation

Lane recognition device and lane recognition method

A lane recognition apparatus according to the present invention includes: a subject vehicle position calculation unit that calculates a current position of a subject vehicle; a traveling lane estimation unit that estimates a lane in which the subject vehicle is traveling and a position, in a direction perpendicular to a traveling direction, of the subject vehicle in the lane based on the current position of the subject vehicle, subject vehicle surroundings information indicating a positional relationship between a road structure being a three-dimensional structure existing in relation to a road and the subject vehicle, and road information associating the road structure with a lane of a road in terms of a positional relationship therebetween; and a traveling lane final determination unit that determines the lane in which the subject vehicle is traveling and the position of the subject vehicle in the lane based on results of estimation.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Data normalization for handwriting recognition

Disclosed herein is a method of optimizing data normalization by selecting the best height normalization setting from training rnn (recurrent neural network) with one or more datasets comprising multiple sample images of handwriting data, which comprises estimating a few top place ratios for normalization by minimizing a cost function for any given sample image in the training dataset, and further, determining the best ratio from the top place ratios by validating the recognition results of sample images with each top place ratio.. .
Konica Minolta Laboratory U.s.a., Inc.

Method and recognizing object, and training recognizer

A recognition method includes receiving an input image; and recognizing a plurality of elements associated with the input image using a single recognizer pre-trained to recognize a plurality of elements simultaneously.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Electronic apparatus and operation method thereof

An electronic apparatus is provided. The electronic apparatus includes a camera configured to obtain a user image by capturing an image of a user, a memory configured to store one or more instructions, and a processor configured to execute the one or more instructions stored in the memory, wherein the processor is further configured to, by executing the one or more instructions, recognize the user from a face region of the user image by using a first recognition model learned based on face information of a plurality of users, extract additional feature information regarding the recognized user from the user image, allow the first recognition model to additionally learn based on the extracted additional feature information, recognize the user from a person region of the user image by using an additionally learned second recognition model, and output a recognition result of the second recognition model..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Analysis of reflections of projected light in varying colors, brightness, patterns, and sequences for liveness detection in biometric systems

Spoofed faces are unlikely to reflect a likeness detection image in the same manner as live faces. To determine likeness of a subject face, a likeness detection image is displayed on a screen of a face recognition device in the direction of the subject face, and a reflection image of the subject face is captured while the likeness detection image is displayed.
Aware, Inc.

Image processing apparatus and image processing method

An autonomous inventory tracking apparatus includes an image acquisition unit configured to acquire an image, and a processor configured to detect a calibration plate in the image acquired from the image acquisition unit, calculate a color correction value for the image according to a color block of the calibration plate, the color block matching a reference value, correct color in the image using the calculated color correction value to provide a color-corrected image, and perform commodity recognition processing on the color-corrected image so as to identify the commodity in the image acquired from the image acquisition unit.. .
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Object detection system

An airborne mine countermeasure system includes a processor coupled to a memory having stored therein software instructions that, when executed by the processor, cause the processor to perform a series of image processing operations. The operations include obtaining input image data from an external image sensor, and extracting a sequence of 2-d slices from the input image data.
Lockheed Martin Corporation

Facial recognition authentication system including path parameters

Systems and methods for enrolling and authenticating a user in an authentication system via a user's camera of camera equipped mobile device include capturing and storing enrollment biometric information from at least one first image of the user taken via the camera of the mobile device, capturing authentication biometric information from at least one second image of the user, capturing, during imaging of the at least one second image, path parameters via at least one movement detecting sensor indicating an authentication movement of the mobile device, comparing the authentication biometric information to the stored enrollment biometric information, and comparing the authentication movement of the mobile device to an expected movement of the mobile device to determine whether the authentication movement sufficiently corresponds to the expected movement.. .
Facetec, Inc.

System and method to model recognition statistics of data objects in a business database

A method and system are provided for analyzing content and social media to calculate a likelihood of a data objects being recognized by a user, particularly data objects related to business services, such as projects and company names. The system may model recognizability in absolute and personalized terms.
0934781 Bc Ltd

Gesture recognition devices and methods

Devices and related methods are disclosed herein that generally involve detecting and interpreting gestures made by a user to generate user input information for use by a digital data processing system. In one embodiment, a device includes first and second sensors that observe a workspace in which user gestures are performed.

Lithographic apparatus, control method and computer program product

A lithographic apparatus obtains a height map of a substrate and uses the height map when controlling imaging of the pattern to the substrate. The apparatus is arranged to disregard at least partially height anomalies when controlling the imaging.
Asml Netherlands B.v.

Measurement method, and measuring chip and measuring kit used for the same

Provided is a measurement method with which an analyte in a sample containing a high concentration of the analyte can be measured with high accuracy without diluting the sample in multiple stages. An embodiment of the present invention relates to a measurement method for measuring an amount of an analyte in a sample, the method including: a binding step of providing the sample to a containing part of a measuring chip including the containing part for containing liquid, and a first capture body immobilized inside the containing part and having a recognition site that specifically binds to the analyte so as to bind the analyte contained in the sample to the first capture body; and a measurement step of measuring an amount of the analyte bound to the first capture body.
Konica Minolta, Inc.

Air conditioner and controlling the same

An air conditioner and a method of controlling the same are provided. The air conditioner includes an outside unit, which is provided with a compressor and an evaporator, an outside temperature sensor attached to the outside unit to sense outside temperature, an outside humidity recognition part attached to the outside unit to recognize information about outside humidity, a low pressure sensor that senses an evaporation pressure of the evaporator, and a control part that controls an operation of the compressor, based on both information about dew-point temperature sensed from the outside temperature sensor and the outside humidity recognition part and information about the evaporation pressure sensed from the low pressure sensor.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Neuroactive steroids, compositions, and uses thereof

Provided herein are 19-nor c3, 3-disubstituted steroids of formula (i): and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof; wherein r1, r2, r3, and r4 are as defined herein, and a is a heteroaryl ring system comprising 3 or 4 nitrogens as defined herein. Such compounds are contemplated useful for the prevention and treatment of a variety of cns-related conditions, for example, treatment of sleep disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia spectrum disorders, convulsive disorders, disorders of memory and/or cognition, movement disorders, personality disorders, autism spectrum disorders, pain, traumatic brain injury, vascular diseases, substance abuse disorders and/or withdrawal syndromes, and tinnitus..
Sage Therapeutics, Inc.

Blood pressure measurement instrument, and korotkoff's sound recognition

A blood pressure measurement instrument includes: a cuff capable of being worn at a measured position on a body of a user, a pressure sensor, a sound sensor, a pressure regulator, and a processor. The pressure regulator is configured to regulate a pressure applied to the measured position by the cuff; the pressure sensor is configured to acquire the pressure applied to the measured position by the cuff during a period of time when the pressure is changed; the sound sensor is positioned between the cuff and the measured position in a measuring process and is configured to acquire blood flow sound at the measured position; and the processor is connected with the pressure sensor and the sound sensor and is configured to determine a blood pressure value of the user according to acquisition results of the pressure sensor and the sound sensor..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

International Business Machines Corporation

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Providing data service options using voice recognition

Initiation of a search query is accomplished by voice direction, rather than by reading choices and texting or clicking through options. A mobile phone includes a dedicated voice query service button for generating a signal for initiating a voice enabled service session, a speaker and microphone for transducing sounds and electrical signals, a display for displaying visual information to a user, memory for storing data, a transceiver for receiving and transmitting data and a processor.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Method and filtering video

An artificial intelligence (ai) system for simulating functions such as recognition, determination, and so forth of a human brain by using a mechanical learning algorithm such as deep learning, or the like, and an application thereof are provided. A method of filtering video by a device is provided.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Apparatus and transmitting information in portable device

A method of processing information of a portable device includes displaying a preview image output from a camera when a camera application is executed; displaying communication applications corresponding to recognition information of a selected image in the displayed preview image; executing a selected communication application among the displayed communication applications; and transmitting a content/file through the communication application.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Processing apparatus, mobile device, and non-transitory computer readable medium storing authentication request program

A processing apparatus includes: a process execution unit that executes a process according to a user instruction; a first communication unit that performs wireless communication with a mobile device moved in a predetermined communication area; a recognition unit that recognizes existence/non-existence of use intention; an authentication processing unit that executes a user authentication process in cases where the first communication unit receives a user id maintained in the mobile device and the recognition unit recognizes that the user who possesses the user id attempts to cause the process execution unit to execute the process; and a process execution permission unit that permits the process execution unit to execute the necessary authentication process in a case where the reception user id is recognized as the user id possessed by the user who has the authority to cause the process execution unit to execute the necessary authentication process.. .
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

System and importing scanned construction project documents

A system and method for efficiently importing scanned construction project documents (e.g., digital images of physical documents) is disclosed. The method includes receiving a digital image of a document and performing a first text recognition operation on a first portion of the digital image.
Liberty Pipeline Serivices, Llc

Battery module and battery pack comprising same

The present disclosure relates to a battery module, which includes: a housing including a first housing and a second housing, which are coupled to each other to form a accommodation space; a plurality of secondary batteries accommodated in the accommodation space; a bolt including a screw portion, which has screw threads formed on at least a portion of an outer circumferential surface thereof, and a bolt head arranged at an end of the screw portion, the bolt being configured to fasten the first housing and the second housing to each other by being mounted such that the screw portion penetrates the first housing to be screw-coupled to the second housing, and that the bolt head is caught by the first housing; and an o-ring mounted to be interposed between the first housing and the bolt head, wherein the o-ring includes: a hollow pierced such that the screw portion is inserted therein; and a recognition protrusion formed to protrude in a radial direction of the bolt head as compared with the bolt head.. .
Lg Chem, Ltd.

System and assessing expressive language development of a key child

A method of assessing expressive language development of a key child. The method can include processing an audio recording taken in a language environment of the key child to identify segments of the audio recording that correspond to vocalizations of the key child.
Lena Foundation

Audio recognition method and system

An audio recognition method may comprising performing diffusion processing on a plurality of first feature points in a spectrogram of a to-be-recognized audio file to obtain a feature point map; searching in a spectrogram of a target audio file to determine whether the spectrogram of the target audio file comprises second feature points that respectively correspond to the diffused first feature points in the feature point map; and in response to determining that the spectrogram of the target audio file comprises the second feature points, determining that the to-be-recognized audio file is a part of the target audio file.. .
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Speech recognition method and apparatus

Disclosed is a speech recognition method and apparatus, the method including two recognition processes, a first recognition process being performed using an acoustic model and a language model and a second recognition process being performed without distinguishing between the acoustic model and the language model in response to an accuracy of a result of the first recognition process not meeting a threshold. The apparatus including a processor configured to acquire a first text from a speech sequence using an acoustic model and a language model, determine whether an accuracy of the first text meets a threshold, and acquire a second text from the first text based on a parameter generated in acquiring the first text, in response to the accuracy of the first text being below the threshold..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Methods and post-processing speech recognition results of received radio voice messages onboard an aircraft

A method for displaying received radio voice messages onboard an aircraft is provided. The method post-processes, by at least one processor onboard the aircraft, a set of speech recognition (sr) hypothetical data to increase accuracy of an associated sr system, by: obtaining, by the at least one processor, secondary source data from a plurality of secondary sources; comparing, by the at least one processor, the set of sr hypothetical data to the secondary source data; and identifying, by the at least one processor, an aircraft tail number using the set of sr hypothetical data and the secondary source data; identifies, by the at least one processor, a subset of the received radio voice messages including the tail number; and presents, via a display device onboard the aircraft, the subset using distinguishing visual characteristics..
Honeywell International Inc.

Speech recognition using depth information

An example apparatus for detecting speech includes an image receiver to receive depth information corresponding to a face. The apparatus also includes a landmark detector to detect the face comprising lips and track a plurality of descriptor points comprising lip descriptor points located around the lips.
Intel Corporation

Methods and reducing latency in speech recognition applications

The method comprises receive first audio comprising speech from a user of a computing device, detecting an end of speech in the first audio, generating an asr result based, at least in part, on a portion of the first audio prior to the detected end of speech, determining whether a valid action can be performed by a speech-enabled application installed on the computing device using the asr result, and processing second audio when it is determined that a valid action cannot be performed by the speech-enabled application using the asr result.. .
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Speech recognition method and apparatus

A speech recognition method and a speech recognition apparatus which pre-download a speech recognition model predicted to be used and use the speech recognition model in speech recognition is provided. The speech recognition method, performed by the speech recognition apparatus, includes determining a speech recognition model, based on user information downloading the speech recognition model, performing speech recognition, based on the speech recognition model, and outputting a result of performing the speech recognition..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Word hash language model

A language model may be used in a variety of natural language processing tasks, such as speech recognition, machine translation, sentence completion, part-of-speech tagging, parsing, handwriting recognition, or information retrieval. A natural language processing task may use a vocabulary of words, and a word hash vector may be created for each word in the vocabulary.
Asapp, Inc

Acoustic-to-word neural network speech recognizer

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media for large vocabulary continuous speech recognition. One method includes receiving audio data representing an utterance of a speaker.
Google Llc

Complex linear projection for acoustic modeling

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for speech recognition using complex linear projection are disclosed. In one aspect, a method includes the actions of receiving audio data corresponding to an utterance.
Google Llc

Voice control system with dialect recognition

Voice command recognition with dialect translation is disclosed. User voice input can be translated to a standard voice pattern using a dialect translation unit.
Thunder Power New Energy Vehicle Development Company Limited

Method for improving sound recognition, and tool improving sound recognition

In order to achieve the above aim, this invention describes a method to recognize minute differences in words and sounds by using apparatus which create a difference between the bone-conducted sound volume of the right and left ears, while keeping the volume of the air-conducted sound of the ear, with the higher bone-conducted sound volume, the same or louder than the other ear.. .

System for displaying parking spaces

The invention relates to a system which comprises at least one street-lighting device, a camera system mounted thereon, a recognition unit, a transmission unit and a mobile display device. The camera system is designed to provide image indicators of parking spaces within a parking lot.
Cleverciti Systems Gmbh

Visually-impaired-accessible building safety system

Building safety systems, methods, and mediums are provided. A method includes receiving a voice input by the building safety system.
Siemens Industry, Inc.

Object recognition apparatus and method

An object recognition apparatus includes an image capturing unit sensitive to light in a first wavelength range and to light in a second wavelength range, and a processing unit programmed to identify an article in an image captured by the image capturing unit using first image data that is generated by the image capturing unit from the light in the first wavelength range received by the image capturing unit and second image data that is generated by the image capturing unit from the light in the second wavelength range received by the image capturing unit.. .
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Apparatus and recognizing information of neuromorphic device

A neuromorphic device according to various embodiments of the present disclosure includes a recognizing unit suitable for recognizing information based on a plurality of learned results to generate a plurality of recognition signals, a maximum value extracting unit suitable for respectively extracting values of the plurality of recognition signals and extracting a recognition signal having a maximum value among the plurality of recognition signals, and a control unit suitable for processing the information based on the to recognition signal having the maximum value.. .
Sk Hynix Inc.

Recognition method and apparatus

A recognition method includes: determining a feature vector corresponding to an ensemble model from input data based on the ensemble model, wherein the ensemble model includes a first model and a second model with a same structure as a structure of the first model; and recognizing the input data based on the feature vector.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method of training neural network, and recognition method and apparatus using neural network

A training method of a neural network, and a recognition method and apparatus using the neural network are disclosed. The recognition method using the neural network includes obtaining a feature vector generated from a hidden layer of the neural network, in response to data being entered to an input layer of the neural network, and determining a reliability of a recognition result for the data using the feature vector and clusters..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and electronic device for providing text-related image

An artificial intelligence (ai) system for simulating functions such as recognition, determination, and so forth of human brains by using a mechanical learning algorithm like deep learning, or the like, and an application thereof is provided. A method of providing a text-related image is provided.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Using pattern recognition to reduce noise in a 3d map

To reduce the random noise in a depth map that is rendered using colors to convey the various depths, pattern recognition may be used to selectively apply noise reduction or to modulate the strength of the noise reduction. In this way, the potential adverse effect on the detail/sharpness of the image can be ameliorated.
Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.

Method and system for container code recognition

This disclosure relates generally to character detection and recognition, and more particularly to a method and system for container code recognition via spatial transformer networks and connected component. The method comprises capturing an image of a container using an image capture device which is pre-processed using an image preprocessing module.
Tata Consultancy Servies Limited

Automated vehicle recognition systems

This disclosure describes a device and methods for determining an image. The disclosure further describes devices and methods for detecting a vehicle in the image; extracting at least one first feature from the image; determining a match between each of the at least one first feature and each of at least one second features stored the at least one memory; and determining a ranking of the each of the at least one first feature..
Cox Communications, Inc.

User terminal apparatus and iris recognition method thereof

A user terminal apparatus and an iris recognition method thereof are provided. The user terminal apparatus includes an imaging unit configured to generate an image of a user, a display configured to display the generated image, and a controller configured to detect a user eye from the generated image, control the display to display a guide image in a position of the generated image in which the detected user eye is located, and perform iris recognition in response to a difference between a size of an iris included in the detected user eye and a size of the guide image being within a preset range..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Iris recognition workflow

In an embodiment, a method comprises determining, by a portable device, image capturing conditions by analyzing contents of a particular digital image of one or more first digital images captured by one or more image capturing devices. It is also determined whether the image capturing conditions indicate indoor image capturing conditions.
Fotonation Limited

Operating function of iris recognition and electronic device supporting the same

A method of operating an iris recognition function, and an electronic device thereof are provided. The electronic device includes a first camera device, a second camera device, and at least one processor operatively connected to the first camera device and the second camera device.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

System and pose-aware feature learning

An applicator for applying the refined parameter to object recognition.. .

Recognition of objects within a video

There is provided a method for recognition of objects within a video, the video comprising a plurality of video frames. The method comprises detecting a plurality of object images present in the video frames; determining comparison scores between pairs of the object images; determining correlation scores between pairs of the object images, the correlation scores being correlations between the comparison scores; grouping the object images into groups of object images that show the same object as one another based on the correlation scores; and for at least one of the groups, using the object images of the group as object images of a single object in an object recognition process.

A palmprint recognition circuit based on ltps technology, a palmprint recognition method and a display screen

The disclosure provides a palmprint recognition circuit based on a ltps technology, a palmprint recognition method and a display screen. The palmprint recognition circuit comprises an optical signal collecting unit, configured to collect an optical signal indicating a palmprint information and convert the collected optical signal into a current signal; a current signal amplifying unit, configured to amplify the converted current signal; and a current signal detecting unit, and configured to detect an intensity of the amplified current signal which indicates a ridge line or a valley line of the palmprint in the palmprint information.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd,

Fingerprint recognition method and mobile terminal

A fingerprint recognition method includes obtaining, by the mobile terminal, verification information and to-be-verified fingerprint information in a first operating system. The method includes, if the mobile terminal determines, in the first operating system according to the verification information, to perform first-type verification on the to-be-verified fingerprint information, directly invoking, by the mobile terminal, the first fingerprint interface in the first operating system to verify the to-be-verified fingerprint information.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Technologies for device independent automated application testing

Technologies for device-independent application testing include a host computing device and one or more test computing devices. The host computer device records user interface events generated by an application of the test computing device and video data indicative of the display interface of the application.
Intel Corporation

Speech recognition method and apparatus

A speech recognition method and apparatus for performing speech recognition in response to an activation word determined based on a situation are provided. The speech recognition method and apparatus include an artificial intelligence (ai) system and its application, which simulates functions such as recognition and judgment of a human brain using a machine learning algorithm such as deep learning..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Managing real-time handwriting recognition

Methods, systems, and computer-readable media related to a technique for providing handwriting input functionality on a user device. A handwriting recognition module is trained to have a repertoire comprising multiple non-overlapping scripts and capable of recognizing tens of thousands of characters using a single handwriting recognition model.
Apple Inc.

Method, device and terminal for determining effectiveness of stripe set

The present application provides a method and device for searching stripe set and a system with the same. Wherein, the method includes: a plurality of first connected domains are obtained in the binary image.
Guangdong Virtual Reality Technology Co., Ltd.

Vehicle control system, vehicle control method, and vehicle control program

A vehicle control system includes: a recognition part that recognizes a state of a peripheral object; an approach determination part that determines, based on the behavior of a rearward vehicle recognized by the recognition part, approach of the rearward vehicle; and an action plan generation part that displaces a vehicle in an intersect direction which intersects with a travel route within a travel road when the approach determination part determines that there is an approach and when the recognition part recognizes an object in front of the vehicle.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Device and bidirectional communication between a vehicle and a passerby

A device and method for a vehicle to provide a bidirectional communication between the vehicle and at least one passerby. The device comprises a sensor for detecting a passersby near the vehicle and an array arranged on the vehicle and formed by a plurality of loudspeakers and a plurality of microphones for providing an acoustical beamforming focused in a predetermined region around the position of a detected passerby for the sending of acoustical signals to the passerby and for the receiving of acoustical information from the passerby.

Viewing angle expansion film, polarizing plate, and liquid crystal display device

The present invention provides a viewing angle expansion film which realizes visual recognition in wide viewing angle range, as well as a polarizing plate and a liquid crystal display device having the viewing angle expansion film. A viewing angle expansion film for expanding a viewing angle range including a plurality of hole-containing portions, which are approximately parallel to each other, on at least one surface of the viewing angle expansion film, wherein the hole-containing portion contains a hole, and is preferably constituted by crazes; as well as a polarizing plate and a liquid crystal display device having the viewing angle expansion film..
Zeon Corporation

Environment recognition system using vehicular millimeter wave radar

An environment recognition system using vehicular millimeter wave radar includes a millimeter wave radar device detecting obstructions outside a vehicle and transforming detection results into reflection information. An energy intensity calculation device, an anti-noise calculation device, and an obstruction width calculation device are signally connected with the millimeter wave radar device to receive the reflection information, respectively calculate energy intensity information, signal-to-noise ratios and width information of the obstructions and transmit them to a control device.
Automotive Research & Testing Center

Method for distinguishing between quality control liquid and real sample in an electrochemical test system with recognition device controller and recognition system

The present invention relates to the technical field of electrochemical detection, in particularly to a method for distinguishing between quality control liquid and real sample in an electrochemical test system with recognition device controller and recognition system. The method includes: (1) applying an ac voltage signal to the electrode surface(s) of an electrochemical test strip, (2) measuring the ac impedance angle (phase angle) value between working electrode and reference electrode after drawing a test sample into the fluid chamber of an electrochemical test strip, (3) automatically judging the test sample as quality control liquid or real sample according to the ac impedance angle value.
Sinocare Inc.

In-vehicle device and route information presentation system

An in-vehicle device includes a recognition unit configured to recognize a host vehicle user, an acquisition unit configured to acquire a current location and a destination of the host vehicle, a transmission unit configured to transmit a first signal indicating the host vehicle user, the current location, and the destination to an external device outside the host vehicle, a reception unit configured to receive a second signal indicating a traveling route from the current location to the destination from the external device, the traveling route being searched using i) a first feeling map and ii) a second feeling map in the external device, and a presentation unit configured to present the traveling route indicated by the second signal.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Shooting game for multiple players with dynamic shot position recognition on a paper target

The embodied invention is a method and equipment suitable for a shooting game with dynamic shot recognition and automatic scoring among multiple players firing at the same target. Each player's shot is scored based on a difference in the target's image from a prior image as viewed by a camera.

Self-limiting viral vectors encoding nucleases

Disclosed herein are viral vectors for use in recombinant molecular biology techniques. In particular, the present disclosure relates to self-limiting viral vectors comprising genes encoding site-specific endonucleases as well as recognition sequences for site-specific endonucleases such that expression of the endonuclease in a cell cleaves the viral vector and limits its persistence time.
Precision Biosciences, Inc.

Transgenic soybean plants and chromosomes

Described herein are transgenic soybean chromosomes containing a recombinant dna that transcribes to an rna molecule that hybridizes to and forms a cleavage-resistant duplex with either a mature mir171 mirna or a transcript of a target gene having a recognition site for a mature mir171 mirna whereby the function of the mir171 mirna is inhibited and thereby imparts enhanced agronomic traits to soybean plants such as increased pods per node, increased number of nodes, a decreased distance between nodes, and a twisted stem.. .
Monsanto Technology, Llc

Boron carbide based materials and process for the fabrication thereof

Disclosed is a method for fabricating a solid article from a boron carbide powder comprising boron carbide particles that are coated with a titanium compound. Further disclosed herein are the unique advantages of the combined use of titanium and graphite additives in the form of water soluble species to improve intimacy of mixing in the green state.
Verco Materials, Llc

Safety cap spout

The present invention relates to a spout for a pouch-type container in which a cap is coupled to a body fused to a pouch-type container body in a one-touch manner, and more particularly, to a spout which is applied to a safety cap and allows to accurately cut the guarantee seal and expose a cut-off state to an outside of an outer cap upon opening of the safety cap so as to achieve accurate opening and easy recognition, in which a guarantee seal is coupled to a latching protrusion of the body such that the latching protrusion is positioned on the guarantee seal and selectively latched to a plurality of latching grooves formed in the guarantee seal.. .
Joongang Platec Co.,ltd

Vehicle control device

A vehicle operation setting unit determines vehicle operations of a host vehicle. When a course change is performed, the vehicle operation setting unit sets values (at least one of target values for a velocity, an acceleration/deceleration, a curvature, a yaw rate, a steering angle, and a lateral g force) to be less than or equal to upper limit values thereof.
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Cruise control device and cruise control vehicles

A cruise control device has a white line recognition unit recognizing a white line defining a lane having the own vehicle, based on an image captured by an image capturing device and a lane entering and leaving determination unit carrying out lane entering determination and lane leaving determination of the own vehicle with respect to a preceding vehicle traveling ahead of the own vehicle based on the relative position of the own vehicle in the vehicle width direction with respect to the white line. In the lane entering determination and lane leaving determination, a preceding vehicle on the lane to which the own vehicle is moving is determined to be an entering lane vehicle whose lane the own vehicle is entering, and a preceding vehicle on the lane from which the own vehicle is moving is determined to be a leaving lane vehicle whose lane the own vehicle is leaving..
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha

Lane keep assist device

According to a lane keep assist electronic control unit (lkaecu), a lane recognition section recognizes a driving lane in which the own vehicle is traveling. A target trajectory generation section, a first adder, a feedforward steering angle calculation section, a feedback steering angle calculation section, a second adder, a feedforward torque calculation section, a feedback torque calculation section, and a third adder calculate demanded torque τtgt for controlling steering of the own vehicle so that deviation of the own vehicle from the driving lane is suppressed.
Denso Corporation

Electronic apparatus and operating the same

An electronic apparatus is provided. The electronic apparatus includes at least one processor configured to detect, by a sensor, a driving state of a vehicle or a driving state of another vehicle in a vicinity of the vehicle while the vehicle is being driven, obtain state data including the driving state of the vehicle and the driving state of the other vehicle, and use at least one data recognition model to determine a dangerous situation of the vehicle after a certain period of time while the vehicle is being driven, based on the obtained state data.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Vehicle and controlling the same

A vehicle and method for controlling the same are provided to improve recognition performance of a camera by irradiating light from a headlamp to an object, which may be recognized by a detection sensor but not by the camera, thereby avoiding a collision by detecting the object using both the camera and detection sensor. The vehicle includes an optical sensor that detects illumination around the vehicle and a detection sensor that detects an object around the vehicle to obtain information regarding at least one of a position and speed of the object.
Hyundai Motor Company

Instant clip creation based on media content recognition

Provided is a computer implemented method for preparing a clip of one or more of a video or an audio content, comprising the steps of a) receiving an input from a user indicating a desire by the user to create a clip of the content; b) identifying of the media content and a specific time within the content the user is watching or listening to based on the digital content of the content or a digital signal associated with the content having identification information; c) creating the clip based on the specific time with a start and an end point; and d) delivering the clip (final clip) to the user. The identification can be carried out by an automatic content recognition (acr) program using one or more of pre-processed video and audio in the library as a reference for identification.
Cooler Technologies, Inc.

Providing content responsive to multimedia signals

A method of providing information including providing a communication session of at least one of audio and video media and applying automatic recognition to media transferred on the communication session. An advertisement is selected by a processor, based on the automatic recognition and non-advertisement information is selected by the processor, responsive to the automatic recognition.

Watermark recovery using audio and video watermarking

The disclosed embodiments relate to automatic content recognition and recovery of metadata associated with multimedia content. Embodiments include the use of audio watermarks, video watermarks or both to recover metadata.
Verance Corporation

Focus detection device, focus adjustment device and camera

A focus detection device includes: a plurality of micro-lenses at which light fluxes through an image forming optical system enter, disposed in a two-dimensional array pattern; a plurality of light receiving elements disposed in correspondence to each of the plurality of micro-lenses; a focus detection unit that executes a detection of a defocus quantity of the image forming optical system by detecting, based upon outputs from the plurality of light receiving elements, a phase difference of a plurality of light fluxes through different areas of the image forming optical system; and a recognition unit that recognizes, based upon the outputs from the plurality of light receiving elements, characteristics of a subject image formed onto the plurality of light receiving elements via the plurality of micro-lenses, wherein: the focus detection unit detects the defocus quantity through a method optimal for the characteristics of the subject image recognized by the recognition unit.. .
Nikon Corporation

System and automated on-demand creation of and execution of a customized data integration software application

An information handling system operating a voice commanded integration application management system may include a memory for storing an established customized software integration application for a specific integration process for transforming data to enable electronic data exchange between data formats, and for storing one or more internal data records associating the established customized software integration application with an authorized user, and a run-time engine. The voice commanded integration application management system may also include a processor operatively connected to the memory for receiving a first integrated data keyword from a voice recognition software system requesting access to the specific integration process from the voice recognition software system on behalf of a user, and associating the first integrated data keyword with the established customized software integration application, and for receiving user authorization..
Dell Products, Lp

Conversion device for quick charger and realizing charging conversion

Disclosed a conversion device for a quick charger, comprising an input end, a voltage regulator module, a recognition module, a control module and an output end, wherein, the voltage regulator module receives a power voltage through the input end to stabilize a voltage, and outputs the power voltage after voltage stabilization to the recognition module and the control module; the control module reads a conversion voltage of the output end, and produces a conversion signal group according to the conversion voltage to output to the recognition module; and the recognition module produces a handshake signal and a voltage recognition signal according to the conversion signal, and outputs through the input end. Through the device and method, equipment that are not quickly charged may also be charged by the quick charger, so that an application scope of the quick charger is expanded..
Shenzhen Lvsun Electronics Technology Co., Ltd

Method and system for signal decomposition, analysis and reconstruction

A system and method for representing quasi-periodic waveforms, for example, representing a plurality of limited decompositions of the quasi-periodic waveform. Each decomposition includes a first and second amplitude value and at least one time value.
Vios Medical Singapore Pte. Ltd.

Information input method, apparatus and computing device

The present disclosure discloses an information input method and device, and a computing apparatus. The information input method comprises receiving a voice input of a user, acquiring a recognition result on the received voice input, and enabling editing of the acquired recognition result in a text format.
Guangzhou Shenma Mobile Information Technology Co. Ltd.

Query rewrite corrections

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for natural language processing. One of the methods includes receiving a first voice query; generating a first recognition output; receiving a second voice query; determining from a recognition of the second voice query that the second voice query triggers a correction request; using the first recognition output and the second recognition to determine a plurality of candidate corrections; scoring each candidate correction; and generating a corrected recognition output for a particular candidate correction having a score that satisfies a threshold value..
Google Llc

Method and recognizing speech

A method performed by a speech recognizing apparatus to recognize speech includes: obtaining a distance from the speech recognizing apparatus to a user generating a speech signal; determining a normalization value for the speech signal based on the distance; normalizing a feature vector extracted from the speech signal based on the normalization value; and performing speech recognition based on the normalized feature vector.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Facilitating creation and playback of user-recorded audio

Methods, apparatus, and computer readable media are described related to recording, organizing, and making audio files available for consumption by voice-activated products. In various implementations, in response to receiving an input from a first user indicating that the first user intends to record audio content, audio content may be captured and stored.
Google Inc.

Speech recognition without interrupting the playback audio

Systems, methods, and devices for capturing speech input from a user are disclosed herein. A system includes a playback audio component, an audio rendering component, a capture component, a filter component, and a speech recognition component.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Method of automatically classifying speaking rate and speech recognition system using the same

Provided are a method of automatically classifying a speaking rate and a speech recognition system using the method. The speech recognition system using automatic speaking rate classification includes a speech recognizer configured to extract word lattice information by performing speech recognition on an input speech signal, a speaking rate estimator configured to estimate word-specific speaking rates using the word lattice information, a speaking rate normalizer configured to normalize a word-specific speaking rate into a normal speaking rate when the word-specific speaking rate deviates from a preset range, and a rescoring section configured to rescore the speech signal whose speaking rate has been normalized..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

System and mobile automatic speech recognition

A system and method of updating automatic speech recognition parameters on a mobile device are disclosed. The method comprises storing user account-specific adaptation data associated with asr on a computing device associated with a wireless network, generating new asr adaptation parameters based on transmitted information from the mobile device when a communication channel between the computing device and the mobile device becomes available and transmitting the new asr adaptation data to the mobile device when a communication channel between the computing device and the mobile device becomes available.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Speech recognition system and method thereof, vocabulary establishing method and computer program product

A speech recognition system and method thereof, a vocabulary establishing method and a computer program product are provided. The speech recognition method includes: storing a speech recognition model including speech-units and basic components of acoustic models, wherein each of the speech-units includes at least one state and each state corresponds to one of the basic components of acoustic models; receiving first and second speech signals; obtaining a speech-unit sequence of a native/non-native vocabulary from a speech-analysis and unit-expansion module; recognizing the first speech signal according to the speech recognition model and the speech-unit sequence of the native/non-native vocabulary and further outputting a recognition result; and selecting an optimal component from the basic components of acoustic models according to the speech recognition model, the second speech signal, and the word corresponding to the second speech signal, and further updating the speech-units according to the best basic component of acoustic model..
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Cloud and name optimized speech recognition

A name file service is described that optimizes speech recognition in the cloud environment. The name file service monitors changes of users associated with tenant accounts and automatically updates a name file (or dictionary of names) for generating a grammar file used by speech recognition services.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Using recurrent neural network for partitioning of audio data into segments that each correspond to a speech feature cluster identifier

Audio features, such as perceptual linear prediction (plp) features and time derivatives thereof, are extracted from frames of training audio data including speech by multiple speakers, and silence, such as by using linear discriminant analysis (lda). The frames are clustered into k-means clusters using distance measures, such as mahalanobis distance measures, of means and variances of the extracted audio features of the frames.
International Business Machines Corporation

Using long short-term memory recurrent neural network for speaker diarization segmentation

Speaker diarization is performed on audio data including speech by a first speaker, speech by a second speaker, and silence. The speaker diarization includes segmenting the audio data using a long short-term memory (lstm) recurrent neural network (rnn) to identify change points of the audio data that divide the audio data into segments.
International Business Machines Corporation

Livestock biosecurity system and use

The present invention relates in general to a biosecurity system for the livestock industry, and more specifically, animal production facilities. The livestock biosecurity system comprises a biometric recognition component, a cloud database, and a smart device (e.g., smartphone, tablet, laptop, etc.).
Novetechnologies, Llc

Two cameras vehicle recognition system and collection method

This invention relates to the field of highway vehicle toll collection system and vehicle license plate recognition technology, in particular involving two cameras vehicle recognition system and collection method. It is composed of the door entry system and the photographing recognition system based on an etc system, wherein the photographing recognition system comprises a main camera and an auxiliary camera, and the main camera and the auxiliary camera are installed from front to back respectively on two upright posts, and the data is transmitted to the computer of the toll booth through the two complementary cameras.
Qingdao Conson Jiaozhou Bay Communications Co., Ltd.

Electronic device and recognizing object by using plurality of sensors

A method of recognizing an object, and a device therefor are provided. The method includes obtaining first sensing data from a first sensor that senses the object, obtaining second sensing data from a second sensor that senses the object, obtaining a first object recognition reliability for the object and a second object recognition reliability for the object respectively based on the first sensing data and the second sensing data, based on the first object recognition reliability and the second object recognition reliability, matching object information of the object recognized using the second sensing data to the first sensing data, and storing the matched object information in a database of one of the first sensor and the second sensor..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Object recognition device and object recognition system

An object recognition device includes a recognition unit, a recognition reliability calculation unit, and a combining unit. A recognition unit recognizes an object by a plurality of functions, based on information which is obtained by measuring an object by a plurality of measurement devices.
Hitachi, Ltd.

Computer vision for cancerous tissue recognition

A system includes an imager, a processor, and an output module. The imager is configured to provide a plurality of tissue images.

System and pattern-recognition based monitoring and controlled processing of data objects based on conformity measurements

A pattern-recognition based method and system that generate a plurality of block elements based on predefined boundary conditions provided by an automated underwriting system, capture and scan a workflow object within a workflow pathway thereby recognizing and identifying block elements of a recognition block-map in the captured workflow object, determine a proximity factor relative to each workflow object of a second database, measure a corresponding proximity factor by matching recognized block elements of the captured workflow object with block elements of a workflow object of the second database, provide the measure for the proximity of the two workflow objects based on the mutually allocatable block elements, and generate and assign a conformity index to the captured workflow object based on the conformity of the recognized block elements with a stored block elements of a first searchable data structure.. .
Swiss Reinsurance Company Ltd.

Service kiosk

Systems, methods and tools for securely scheduling appointments, maintenance and repairs of vehicles. The system may be an automated service kiosk available 24 hours a day.
Meridian Zero, Llc

Method and performing recognition using recurrent model and training recurrent model

A recognition method includes extracting target data corresponding to a current window and padding data subsequent to the target data from sequence data; acquiring a state parameter corresponding to a previous window; and calculating a recognition result for the current window based on the state parameter, the extracted target data, and the extracted padding data using a recurrent model.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method, device and recognizing picture

The present application discloses a method for recognizing a picture, device, and apparatus. The method comprises: acquiring a to-be-recognized picture from an internet-based on-line database; extracting characteristics from the to-be-recognized picture and a previously acquired copy-righted picture, to obtain the characteristics of the to-be-recognized picture and the copy-righted picture; comparing the extracted characteristics of the to-be-recognized picture and the copy-righted picture; and determining the to-be-recognized pictures as a suspected pirated picture based on the comparison result.
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Object recognition

This inventor provides a kind of recognition method and device, including the following stages: s1: get the first feature vector by putting the depth image of current best view of the object to be recognized to feature extractor; s2: get the output of pooling layer by putting the first feature vector to first hidden layer, then get the classification by putting the output of pooling layer to a hierarchical classifier; s3: generate the partial region of current view according to the output of pooling payer and view observation vector; s4: get the second feature vector by putting the partial region to second hidden layer, and the second feature vector includes the output of pooling layer and information of current view; s5: generate the next best view using a fully connected layer and the second feature vector; s6: repeat s1 to s5 until reach the leaf node of the hierarchical classifier. This inventor scans and recognizes the unknown scene, while solving the problem of next best view..
Shenzhen University

Image object retrieval

Subject matter disclosed herein relates to image object recognition or retrieval.. .
Excalibur Ip, Llc

Image processing apparatus and method

At least one apparatus recognizes a first object and a second object associated with the first object in a plurality of images, calculates a score for each of the plurality of images based on a result of the recognition of the first object and the second object, and selects an image concerning the first object from the plurality of images based on the score for each of the plurality of images.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Image reading apparatus that aligns directions of document images, image reading method, image forming apparatus, and recording medium

An image reading apparatus includes a character recognition processing unit, an incorrect recognition index calculator, a certainty calculator, a direction determining unit, and an image processing unit. The incorrect recognition index calculator calculates incorrect recognition indexes.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Identity recognition device and manufacturing the same, and identity recognition method

An identity recognition device and a method for manufacturing the same, and an identity recognition method are provided. The identity recognition device includes a display panel including a backlight source, a foot type and dermatoglyph recognition layer, located at a light-outputting side of the display panel and configured to detect a light-shielding condition of a light-outputting surface and acquire sole outline information and sole dermatoglyph information of a target user standing with bare foot, a pressure sensing detection layer, located at a non-light-outputting side of the display panel or between the display panel and the foot type and dermatoglyph recognition layer and configured to acquire sole pressure information of the target user, and an identity recognition module, configured to recognize an identity of the target user based on the sole outline information, the sole dermatoglyph information and the sole pressure information..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Side safety assistant device and large vehicle

A side safety assistant device for a large vehicle may include: a rear camera module mounted at the rear of at least one side surface of a large vehicle and configured to image an object while facing the front of the large vehicle; a front camera module mounted at the front of at least one side surface of the large vehicle and configured to image an object while facing the rear of the large vehicle; one or more image recognition modules configured to receive an image taken by the rear and front camera modules, extract an object included in the image, determine whether the extracted object is a moving object, determine whether the moving object is located in a preset dangerous zone, and output a collision risk signal; a warning unit configured to output a visual or auditory warning signal; and a control unit configured to operate the warning unit.. .
Plk Technologies Co., Ltd.

Target object recognition in infrared images

A method and apparatus for recognizing target objects. The method comprises identifying a group of target objects in an image.
The Boeing Company

Fast recognition algorithm processing, systems and methods

Systems and methods of quickly recognizing or differentiating many objects are presented. Contemplated systems include an object model database storing recognition models associated with known modeled objects.
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Object recognition tool

The subject matter of this specification generally relates to object recognition for robots. In some implementations, a method includes navigating a robot through an area to identify objects located in the area.
X Development Llc

Method and apparatus to recognize user

Disclosed is a user recognition apparatus and method, the apparatus configured to determine a validity of an iris area for each frame, to perform an iris recognition when the iris area is valid, and to extract a facial feature for a fusion recognition when the iris area is invalid.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Unified face representation for individual recognition in surveillance videos and vehicle logo super-resolution system

A method is disclosed of recognizing a logo of a vehicle. The method including obtaining a limited number of high resolution logos; populating a training dataset for each of the limited number of high resolution logos using gamma transformations; obtaining a low resolution image of a vehicle; and matching the low resolution image of the vehicle with the training dataset..
The Regents Of The University Of California

Three-dimensional facial recognition method and system

The present disclosure provides a three-dimensional facial recognition method and system. The method includes: performing pose estimation on an input binocular vision image pair by using a three-dimensional facial reference model, to obtain a pose parameter and a virtual image pair of the three-dimensional facial reference model with respect to the binocular vision image pair; reconstructing a facial depth image of the binocular vision image pair by using the virtual image pair as prior information; detecting, according to the pose parameter, a local grid scale-invariant feature descriptor corresponding to an interest point in the facial depth image; and generating a recognition result of the binocular vision image pair according to the detected local grid scale-invariant feature descriptor and training data having attached category annotations.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Method and 3d facial recognition

The present disclosure relates to methods and apparatuses for 3-d facial recognition using the fast multipole method (fmm).. .
Indiana University Research And Technology Corporation

Systems and methods for performing fingerprint based user authentication using imagery captured using mobile devices

Technologies are presented herein in support of a system and method for performing fingerprint recognition. Embodiments of the present invention concern a system and method for capturing a user's biometric features and generating an identifier characterizing the user's biometric features using a mobile device such as a smartphone.
Veridium Ip Limited

Extended depth-of-field biometric system

An iris recognition system may include an optical system having an intentional amount of spherical aberration that results in an extended depth of field. A raw image of an iris captured by the optical system may be normalized.
Global Bionic Optics Ltd

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal including a main body; a receiver disposed on the main body; an infrared unit disposed on the main body at a first distance from the receiver in a first direction and configured to output infrared rays; an iris recognition sensor disposed on the main body at a second distance from the receiver in a second direction opposite the first direction and configured to receive infrared rays reflected from a subject; and a low power image sensor disposed on the main body at a third distance from the receiver in the second direction and having a focal point matching a focal point of the iris recognition sensor, wherein the third distance is greater than the second distance.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Methods and systems for object recognition

An object identification system comprises at least one database (202) of reference images. Each reference image comprises an identifiable reference object and is associated in the database with a corresponding text description of the reference object.
My Eyespy Pty Ltd

Method and identifying input features for later recognition

Disclosed are methods and apparatuses to recognize actors during normal system operation. The method includes defining actor input such as hand gestures, executing and detecting input, and identifying salient features of the actor therein.
Atheer, Inc.

Text input method in touch screen terminal and apparatus therefor

A method and an apparatus input test in a touch screen terminal. The method comprises designating a certain region on a keyboard interface picture, not permitting text input through a keyboard when touch drag started from the designated region is sensed and acquiring a path of the touch drag, acquiring a path of following touch drag when at least the one or more following touch drag are sensed, and reading out at least the acquired one or more paths by cursive character recognition, deducing a character, determining the deduced character as an input target, and permitting the text input through the keyboard..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method, device, and method, device, and storage medium for generating and self-adaptively rotating a voice recognition interface

Method, device, and storage medium for generating and self-adaptively rotating a voice recognition interface are provided. The method for generating and self-adaptively rotating a voice recognition interface includes: identifying a direction of an interface layout of a current interface when a voice recognition is triggered; generating the voice recognition interface in a same layout direction as the direction of the current interface layout, the voice recognition interface covering a portion of a screen; monitoring in real time whether the interface layout of the current interface rotates; and rotating the generated voice recognition interface self-adaptively along with the current interface layout, in response to a rotation of the interface layout of the current interface..
Guangzhou Shenma Mobile Information Technology Co., Ltd.

Gesture recognition method, apparatus and device, computer program product therefor

Hand gestures, such as hand or finger hovering, in the proximity space of a sensing panel are detected from x-node and y-node sensing signals indicative of the presence of a hand feature at corresponding row and column locations of a sensing panel. Hovering is detected by detecting the locations of maxima for a plurality of frames over a time window for sets of x-node and y-node sensing signals by recognizing a hovering gesture if the locations of the maxima detected vary over the plurality of frames for one of the sets of sensing signals and not for the other of set.
Stmicroelectronics S.r.l.

Gesture recognition system and gesture recognition method using the same

The present disclosure discloses a gesture recognition system. The gesture recognition system includes a processor configured to send a pulse signal and recognize corresponding hand gesture command according to an algorithm, an ultrasonic generator configured to receive the pulse signal sent by the processor and then send an ultrasonic wave, and a microphone including a signal pick-up unit configured to receive the ultrasonic wave reflected by a target object and generate a reflected signal and a signal processing unit configured to compare the reflected signal and the pulse signal so as to generate time data and frequency shift data, and then transmit the same to the processor.
Aac Acoustic Technologies (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.

Automated driving control device, system including the same, and method thereof

The present disclosure relates to an automated driving control device, a system including the automated driving control device, and a method of automated driving control. The automated driving control device may include: a high-precision lane-level road map storage storing a high-precision lane-level road map; a position recognition controller recognizing a current position of a vehicle based on the high-precision lane-level road map, position recognition information, and vehicle control information; and a vehicle controller generating a path for driving to a destination based on the position of the vehicle recognized by the position recognition controller and obstacle recognition information, and controlling driving of the vehicle..
Kia Motors Corporation

Autonomous school bus

An autonomous bus includes sensors and actuators sufficient to perform autonomous navigation. The controller of the bus receives a route and proceeds to pick-up locations along the route.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Production system, controller, and control method

A production system includes a manufacturing apparatus, a post-processing apparatus, conveyors for transporting workpieces manufactured by the manufacturing apparatus to the post-processing apparatus, an image sensor arranged above a conveyor connected to the manufacturing apparatus to recognize workpieces traveling on the conveyor and measure the workpiece density on the conveyor, a robot that picks each workpiece on the conveyor connected to the manufacturing apparatus, and a controller. The controller performs a first task for identifying each workpiece position on the conveyor using a recognition result from the image sensor and causing the robot to pick a target workpiece, a second task for processing in the manufacturing apparatus, a third task for processing in the post-processing apparatus, and a fourth task for adjusting a processing capability of the manufacturing apparatus and/or the post-processing apparatus using the workpiece density measured by the image sensor..
Omron Corporation

Hybrid sensor with enhanced infrared detection capabilities

A hybrid sensor is described herein that includes a plurality of photoreceptive element domains. Each domain includes: a first subset of infrared (ir) photoreceptive elements that are selectively receptive to infrared radiation; and a second subset of visible-spectrum photoreceptive elements that are selectively receptive to visible spectrum light.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Methods for producing a paired tag from a nucleic acid sequence and methods of use thereof

Methods for producing a paired tag from a nucleic acid sequence are provided in which the paired tag comprises the 5′ end tag and 3′ end tag of the nucleic acid sequence. In one embodiment, the nucleic acid sequence comprises two restriction endonuclease recognition sites specific for a restriction endonuclease that cleaves the nucleic acid sequence distally to the restriction endonuclease recognition sites.
Applied Biosystems, Llc

Methods and devices for high fidelity polynucleotide synthesis

Disclosed are methods for synthesizing and/or assembling at least one polynucleotide product having a predefined sequence from a plurality of different oligonucleotides. In exemplary embodiments, the methods involve synthesis and/or amplification of different oligonucleotides immobilized on a solid support, release of synthesized/amplified oligonucleotides in solution to form droplets, recognition and removal of error-containing oligonucleotides, moving or combining two droplets to allow hybridization and/or ligation between two different oligonucleotides, and further chain extension reaction following hybridization and/or ligation to hierarchically generate desired length of polynucleotide products..
Gen9, Inc.

Aflatoxin templates, molecularly imprinted polymers, and methods of making and using the same

Molecularly imprinted polymers (mips) are materials exhibiting molecular recognition of a target molecule. Mips are synthesized in the presence of an aflatoxin template, a mimic to the targeted molecule, used as an imprint that is further washed away with suitable solvent after completion of the polymerization process, leaving a cavity in the polymer of the same stereochemistry, functionality and morphology to the template.
Alltech, Inc.

User identification method and apparatus using lever-type door grip pattern recognition

A user identification method and apparatus using recognition of a grip pattern of a lever-type door are provided. The user identification method using recognition of a grip pattern of a lever-type door includes activating a sensing module disposed within a lever of a vehicle door when a smart-key is sensed.
Kia Motors Corporation

Device, method, computer program, and reader for providing game service

A device, a method, and a computer program for providing a game service. The device for providing a game service, changes the level of a reader by using a level change source, and includes a communication unit for receiving reader recognition information of the reader and/or level change source recognition information of the level change source, an account managing unit for changing the level of the reader on the basis of the reader recognition information and the level change source recognition information, and a database for saving information related to the reader..
Visual Shower Corp.

Methods for modulating rna splicing

In one aspect, described herein is a recognition element for splicing modifier (rems) that can be recognized by a compound provided herein. In another aspect, described herein are methods for modulating the amount of a product of a gene, wherein a precursor rna transcript transcribed from the gene contains a rems, and the methods utilizing a compound described herein.
Ptc Therapeutics, Inc.

Methods and devices for determining metabolic states

In vivo or in vitro sensors in combination with an electronic monitor enable the recognition, quantitation, and tracking of metabolic oscillations of living cells immobilized on or in close proximity to an analyte sensor providing methods, systems, and devices to monitor, probe, diagnose or treat abnormal metabolic states. The patterns or fingerprints of metabolic oscillations yield information about analyte concentration and the status of cellular metabolism.
Ultradian Diagnostics Llc

Fully automated image optimization based on automated organ recognition

Systems and methods are provided for fully automated image optimization based on automated organ recognition. In medical imaging systems, during medical imaging based on a particular imaging technique, an anatomical feature in an area being imaged may be automatically identifying, and based on the identifying of the anatomical feature, one or more imaging parameters or settings for optimizing imaging quality for the identified anatomical feature may be automatically determined.
General Electric Company

Intelligent system for multi-function electronic caregiving to facilitate advanced health diagnosis, health monitoring, fall and injury prediction, health maintenance and support, and emergency response

A system for monitoring and detecting the gait and other health related parameters of a user. One such parameter is monitoring of medication compliance and treatment session attendance done by a medication and liquid dispensing apparatus, which combines mechanical dispensing of medication.
Sameday Security, Inc.

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Feature detection in compressive imaging

The present disclosure provides systems and methods that are configured for feature extraction or object recognition using compressive measurements that represent a compressed image of a scene. In various aspects, a compressive sensing matrix is constructed and used to acquire the compressive measurements, such that in the extraction phase, the compressive measurements can be processed to detect feature points and determine their feature vectors in the scene without using a pixel representation of the scene.
Alcatel -lucent Usa Inc.

Camera module

A camera module includes a camera, a light emitting unit, a circuit board. The camera is mounted on the circuit board and having an optical axis.
Cheng Uei Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Real estate property project analysis using augmented reality user devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device. The augmented reality user device includes display for overlaying virtual objects onto tangible objects in a real scene, a camera, and a global position system sensor.
Bank Of America Corporation

Method and device for message reading

The present disclosure relates to a method and a device for message reading. The method includes: when there is a notification of unread message displayed on a terminal screen, obtaining a reading operation instruction, where the reading operation instruction includes a position at which a click on the terminal screen is taken place; when the position is located in a first preset area having a fingerprint recognition circuit, receiving fingerprint information on the terminal screen and recognizing fingerprint information received; and when the fingerprint information is determined to be legitimate, opening a reading interface corresponding to the notification of the unread message and displaying the unread message using the reading interface..
Beijing Xiaomi Mobile Software Co., Ltd.

Display panel and electronic device

Disclosed are a display panel and an electronic device. In a fingerprint recognition stage, at least one of the first and second organic light-emitting structures function as a light source of the fingerprint recognition unit; the emergent light of the at least one of the first and second organic light-emitting structures has a first spectral range, the transmission spectral range of the first color filter film is a second spectral range, and the spectral range corresponding to visible light and near-infrared light is a third spectral range.
Shanghai Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.

System and neural network based speaker classification

A method for classifying speakers includes: receiving, by a speaker recognition system including a processor and memory, input audio including speech from a speaker; extracting, by the speaker recognition system, a plurality of speech frames containing voiced speech from the input audio; computing, by the speaker recognition system, a plurality of features for each of the speech frames of the input audio; computing, by the speaker recognition system, a plurality of recognition scores for the plurality of features; computing, by the speaker recognition system, a speaker classification result in accordance with the recognition scores; and outputting, by the speaker recognition system, the speaker classification result.. .
Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc.

Speaker identification

A method of operation of a speaker recognition system comprises: performing a speaker recognition process on a received signal; disabling the speaker recognition process when a first speaker has been identified; performing a speech start recognition process on the received signal when the speaker recognition process is disabled; and enabling the speaker recognition process in response to the speech start recognition process detecting a speech start event in the received signal.. .
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

User dedicated automatic speech recognition

A multi-mode voice controlled user interface is described. The user interface is adapted to conduct a speech dialog with one or more possible speakers and includes a broad listening mode which accepts speech inputs from the possible speakers without spatial filtering, and a selective listening mode which limits speech inputs to a specific speaker using spatial filtering.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Lamp device for inputting or outputting voice signal and driving the same

A lamp device for inputting or outputting a voice signal and a method of driving the same. The method of driving a lamp device includes receiving an audio signal; performing voice recognition of a first audio signal among the received audio signals; generating an activation signal based on the voice recognition result; transmitting the activation signal to the external device; receiving a first control signal from the external device; and transmitting a second audio signal among the received audio signals to the external device in response to the first control signal.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Speech recognition device and method thereof

A speech recognition device and a method thereof are disclosed. The speech recognition method includes detecting an error word of a recognized received speech, separately encoding a right part and a left part with respect to the detected error word, and decoding while correcting the error word based on a vector of the encoded right and left parts, a last character of the encoded right part, and a last character of the left part..
Postech Academy-industry Foundation

Motion adaptive speech recognition for enhanced voice destination entry

A method or associated system for motion adaptive speech processing includes dynamically estimating a motion profile that is representative of a user's motion based on data from one or more resources, such as sensors and non-speech resources, associated with the user. The method includes effecting processing of a speech signal received from the user, for example, while the user is in motion, the processing taking into account the estimated motion profile to produce an interpretation of the speech signal.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Speech recognition apparatus and speech recognition method

A speech recognition apparatus according to an embodiment includes a microphone that acquires an audio stream in which speech vocalized by a person is recorded, a camera that acquires an image data in which at least a mouth of the person is captured, and an operation element that recognizes speech including a consonant vocalized by the person, based on the audio stream, estimates the consonant vocalized by the person, based on the shape of the mouth of the person in the image data, and specifies the consonant based on the estimated consonant and the speech-recognized consonant.. .
Olympus Corporation

Detecting potential significant errors in speech recognition results

In some embodiments, recognition results produced by a speech processing system (which may include two or more recognition results, including a top recognition result and one or more alternative recognition results) based on an analysis of a speech input, are evaluated for indications of potential errors. In some embodiments, the indications of potential errors may include discrepancies between recognition results that are meaningful for a domain, such as medically-meaningful discrepancies.
Nuance Communications, Inc.

Display device for vehicle

A display device for a vehicle includes a surrounding environment recognition unit and a display unit. The display unit displays an own-vehicle icon and line icons on right and left sides of the own-vehicle icon.
Subaru Corporation

Electronic apparatus, control method thereof, remote control apparatus, and control method thereof

An electronic apparatus, control method thereof, remote control apparatus that controls the electronic apparatus, and control method thereof. The remote control apparatus includes a communication unit which communicates with the electronic apparatus; a user input unit which receives a user button selection indicating an input button; a sensing unit which senses movement of the remote control apparatus; and a control unit which controls the communication unit to transmit information about the user button selection to perform a function corresponding to the input button if the remote control apparatus is in a button input mode, and to transmit information about the movement of the remote control apparatus to the electronic apparatus to control the electronic apparatus by the movement if the remote control apparatus is in a motion recognition mode.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Terminal alarm method and appartus

The present disclosure provides a terminal alarm method and device. The method comprises: receiving (s102) a pressing operation of a finger corresponding to a first fingerprint at a touch position for recognizing the first fingerprint, the first fingerprint matching a fingerprint previously stored locally in the terminal, and triggering (s104) an alarm function of the terminal, when the pressing duration time of the pressing operation reaches a predetermined time period and/or the number of pressing times of the pressing operation reaches a predetermined number of times.
Zte Corporation

System and recognizing indoor location of moving object

Provided are a system and method of recognizing an indoor location of a moving object. A recognition device includes an illumination unit including a plurality of illumination modules respectively having different predetermined light receiving characteristics, each of the illumination modules receiving polarized light emitted from at least one lighting device according to one of the predetermined light receiving characteristics and measuring an illumination value; and an analysis unit configured to calculate a light source polarization axis angle of the at least one lighting device using a predetermined linear polarization rule and the illumination value measured by each illumination module, the at least one lighting device emitting light received by the illumination unit..
Polariant, Inc.

Synthesizing training data for broad area geospatial object detection

A system for broad area geospatial object recognition, identification, classification, location and quantification, comprising an image manipulation module to create synthetically-generated images to imitate and augment an existing quantity of orthorectified geospatial images; together with a deep learning module and a convolutional neural network serving as an image analysis module, to analyze a large corpus of orthorectified geospatial images, identify and demarcate a searched object of interest from within the corpus, locate and quantify the identified or classified objects from the corpus of geospatial imagery available to the system. The system reports results in a requestor's preferred format..
Digitalglobe, Inc.

Property assessments using augmented reality user devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device. The augmented reality user device includes display for overlaying virtual objects onto tangible objects in a real scene, a camera, and a global position system sensor.
Bank Of America Corporation

Systems and methods for integrated cargo inspection

A system for integrated cargo inspection includes a non-invasive imaging system scanning a cargo container during an offload operation to obtain a digital image of its contents, a server including a control processor to control components of the system. The components including a computer vision system to perform vision system recognition techniques on the digital image and prepare a report having image icons representing the contents, a machine learning system analytically reviewing the report to generate heuristic analysis used to train the vision system, a computing device displaying at least one of a port plan, a scan view, a results list form dialog, and a results history log graphical displays.
Sap Se

Object recognition utilizing feature alignment

Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media are provided for identifying (recognizing) an object from its shape in a sequence of images utilizing sequence alignment matrices (sams). For a given image, an object is segmented and from the segmented object, a set of key points is extracted.
Datalogic Ip Tech S.r.l.

System and object recognition and ranging by deformation of projected shapes in a multimodal vision and sensing system for autonomous devices

Provided is a disclosure for detection and recognition of objects using a projected array of light shapes of one or more frequencies, where the light may be structured or non-structured.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and recognizing obstacle of vehicle

The present disclosure discloses a method and an apparatus for recognizing an obstacle to a vehicle. The method comprises: acquiring point cloud data of a target region by a lidar sensor and acquiring image data of the target region by using an image capturing apparatus; recognizing obstacle information in the point cloud data by a preset point cloud recognition model, and labeling a recognition result to obtain a first labeled result; recognizing obstacle information in the image data by a preset image recognition model, and labeling a recognition result to obtain a second labeled result; comparing the first labeled result with the second labeled result to decide whether the first and the second labeled result are identical; and determining a correct labeled result from the first and the second labeled result in response to the first and the second labeled result being not identical and outputting the correct labeled result..
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Method and determining a document suitability for optical character recognition (ocr) processing

There is disclosed a method of determining a digital document suitability for ocr processing, the method executable by a user electronic device, the user electronic device configured for capturing a digital image of a document. The method comprises: acquiring by the user electronic device, the digital image of the document; determining, by a classifier executed by the user electronic device, an ocr suitability parameter associated with the digital image, the ocr suitability parameter indicative of whether the digital image is suitable for producing an output of the ocr processing of an acceptable quality, the classifier having been trained to determine the ocr suitability parameter at least partially based on a level of noise associated with the digital image; in response to the ocr suitability parameter being below a pre-determined threshold, causing the user electronic device to re-acquire the digital image..
Abbyy Development Llc

Method and determining a document suitability for server-based optical character recognition (ocr) processing

There is disclosed a method of analyzing a digital image of a document (to determine, as example, a document suitability for server-based ocr processing) in a computer system that includes a user electronic device (for acquiring or storing a digital image of a document) connectable to a server (for executing the server-based ocr processing of the digital image to create a recognized-text document). The method is executable by the user electronic device and comprises: acquiring the digital image of the document; analyzing an ocr quality parameter associated with a compressed digital image to be created from the digital image using a compression algorithm and a compression parameter; in response to the ocr quality parameter being above or equal to a pre-determined threshold: transmitting the compressed digital image to the server.
Abbyy Development Llc

Method, system and computer program for identification and sharing of digital images with face signatures

Methods and systems are provided for sharing a digital image depicting one or more faces. The method may include linking a plurality of computer terminals to a computer network, each computer terminal associated with an individual; receiving a digital image at at least one of the computer terminals; executing a face recognition routine on the digital image, the face recognition routine detecting at least one face in the digital image, each detected face corresponding to a person, the face recognition routine recognizing at least one of the persons as being one of the individuals; and for each individual recognized in the digital image by the face recognition routine, initiating dissemination of the digital image to the computer terminal associated with respective individual whose face is recognized in the digital image..
Applied Recognition Inc.

Facial recognition system, facial recognition server, and facial recognition method

A statistical processing is performed without performing complicated determination, so as not to repetitively include the same person. A facial feature extractor (32) in a facial recognition server (30) extracts features of facial image data including a face which is shown in an image obtained by a camera device (10) imaging an imaging area.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Photo link

Photo link also allows its users to contact other users based on photograph(s). The facial recognition software can generate images of other users that closely resemble the likeness of other users which will result in finding people who resemble each other, therefore people will be able to find and contact their look-a-like/twin..

Electronic device and operating method thereof

An apparatus and method for setting a fingerprint recognition region in an electronic device are provided. An electronic device includes a display, a finger scan sensor overlapped with at least a partial region of the display, and a processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Data reading system and method with user feedback for improved exception handling and item modeling

A checkout system for data reading, and related methods of use, the checkout system including one or more data reading devices with a conveyor for transporting items toward a read zone of the data reading devices, and an exception identification system capable of identifying exception items transported through the read zone without being successfully identified by the data reader. The checkout system includes an exception handling system operable to receive exception handling input for resolving an exception associated with the exception item, and a feedback system for receiving the exception handling input and determining whether and how to adjust an object recognition model of the data reading devices to improve performance..
Datalogic Usa, Inc.

Method and system for autonomous vehicles

A method and system for facilitating cost effective, reliable, system redundant, self-driving vehicles involves the employment of specialized lane marking components that permit unprecedented sensor feedback, and in particular, a system and method that enables accurate lane marking recognition despite adverse weather conditions, which presently pose problems experienced by self-driving systems that rely upon vision based camera systems.. .

Personal authentication method and apparatus based on recognition of fingertip gesture and identification of fake pattern

Disclosed herein are a method and apparatus for authenticating a user based on a fingertip gesture. The authentication apparatus may display a pattern generated based on geometric information about a hand geometry or size of a user, and may recognize a fingertip gesture via interaction with the user with respect to the pattern.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Method and system for application virtualization that includes machine learning

A method for executing a virtualized application on a computing system that includes a user-space and a kernel-space is disclosed. In an embodiment, the method involves executing an application in the user-space, executing a user-level virtualization layer in the user-space, the user-level virtualization layer including a set of rules, performing, via the user-level virtualization layer, user-level hooking of events that are generated by the executing application according to the set of rules to identify events of interest, storing events that are identified as events of interest in a database, applying a pattern recognition process to the events that are stored in the database, generating a rule for the set of rules in the user-level virtualization layer based on the pattern recognition process, and applying the generated rule through the user-level virtualization layer..
Data Accelerator Ltd

Electronic device capable of obtaining hearing data according to face image recognition results and obtaining hearing data

An electronic device includes an image capture module and a processing unit. The image capture module is used for capturing a user's face image.
Unlimiter Mfa Co., Ltd.

System and adding three-dimensional images to an intelligent virtual assistant that appear to project forward of or vertically above an electronic display

A system and method for operating a virtual assistant system run on an electronic device with a visual image representing the virtual assistant. Voice recognition software identifies spoken action commands.
Maxx Media Group, Llc

System and detection, exploration, and interaction of graphic application interface

A gui (graphic user interface) application recognition and interaction system enables application-agnostic and device-agnostic recognition and interaction through use of image and text pattern recognition. The gui device includes a gui client application that provides wide range of functionalities.

Gesture recognition cloud command platform, system, method, and apparatus

Systems and methods described herein are for transmitting a command to a remote system. A processing system determines the identity of the user based on the unique identifier and the biometric information.

Food preparation device using image recognition

A food preparation device or system which utilizes image recognition to perform item-specific actions based on determined cooking attributes and/or temperature.. .
Serenete Corporation

Display device for vehicle

A display device for a vehicle includes a surrounding environment recognition unit and a display unit. The display unit displays a first vehicle icon corresponding to an own vehicle, line icons on both sides of the first vehicle icon, and an adjacent-lane icon sideward of a corresponding one of the line icons.
Subaru Corporation

Method and providing service using a sensor and image recognition in a portable terminal

A method and an apparatus to provide a service using a sensor and image recognition in a portable terminal that supports augmented reality (ar). The method includes determining whether the portable terminal is parallel to ground using an acceleration sensor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Arrangement, turbo engine and the recognition of a shaft breakage of a shaft

It is provided an arrangement for detecting a shaft break. The arrangement comprising a shaft, a bearing on which the shaft is mounted so as to be rotatable about a rotational axis, a force sensor which is arranged on the bearing and is configured to measure an axial force component, applied by the shaft, in parallel with the rotational axis of the shaft, and an evaluation unit which is configured to receive measured values of the force sensor and to determine, on the basis of comparison of a plurality of measured values, whether there is a change in the axial force component, in order to detect a shaft break of the shaft..
Rolls-royce Deutschland Ltd & Co Kg

Constructs and methods for genome editing and genetic engineering of fungi and protists

Provided herein are constructs for genome editing or genetic engineering its fungi or protists, methods of using the constructs and media for use in selecting cells. The construct include a polynucleotide encoding a thymidine kinase operably connected to a promoter, suitably a constitutive promoter; a polynucleotide encoding an endonuclease operably connected to an inducible promoter; and a recognition site for the endonuclease.
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Lane keep assist device

According to a lane keep assist electronic control unit (lkaecu), a lane recognition section recognizes a driving lane in which the own vehicle is traveling. A target trajectory generation section generates a target trajectory in which the own vehicle travels so that deviation of the own vehicle from the driving lane is suppressed.
Denso Corporation

Surgical tissue recognition and navigation aparatus and method

A system and method images first and second views of a subject and analyses the view to identify devices and anatomical structures. The images are overlayed with labeling identifying anatomical structures and/or segment regions corresponding to the anatomical structures.
Kyphon Sarl

Automatic target recognition and management system

This invention relates to an apparatus for controlling weeds. The apparatus includes a tine formation adapted to remove or disrupt targeted weeds, and a tine support assembly adapted to support the tine for movement about a first control axis in a generally vertical direction between an engaged position wherein the tine formation in use contacts a ground surface for removal or disruption of targeted weeds and a disengaged position wherein the tine formation is substantially retracted from the ground surface.
The University Of Sydney

Systems and methods for recognizing, classifying, recalling and analyzing information utilizing ssm sequence models

A biologically-inspired model for sequence representation, method of construction and application of such models, and systems incorporating same are provided. The model captures the statistical nature of sequences and uses that for sequence encoding, recognition, and recall.
Suphatchatwong Innovation Co., Ltd.

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Component mounter

A nozzle section is held by a nozzle holder to be vertically movable, and the nozzle section is biased downwards by springs. A height position reference section for which image recognition is possible is provided on an outer circumferential section of the nozzle section.
Fuji Machine Mfg. Co., Ltd.

Mobile device, and releasing lock of the mobile device via handwriting recognition

A method, and a mobile device adapted thereto, verifies a user and executes applications via handwriting recognition. The method of controlling a mobile device includes entering a lock state, detecting a user's input, verifying a user based on the input and searching for an instruction corresponding to the input, and performing at least one of maintaining or releasing the lock state and which performs an operation corresponding to the instruction, based on user verification result and the instruction search result..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Log complex color for visual pattern recognition of total sound

The present disclosure is generally directed to audio visualization methods for visual pattern recognition of sound. In particular, the present disclosure is directed to plotting amplitude intensity as brightness/saturation and phase-cycles as hue-variations to create visual representations of sound..
The Curators Of The University Of Missouri

Method for attaching hash-tag using image recognition process and software distributing server storing software for the same method

A method for attaching a hash tag with image recognition, and a software distributing server recording therein software for performing the method, are provided. When a user creates his or her own post with his or her video to upload to a webpage of social media, the terminal may automatically extract words to be used as the hash tags from the video and insert the extracted words.
Indie Cf, Inc.

Systems and providing dynamic computer networks in which behavior models drive cyber mission models

Systems and methods for controlling operations of a computer network (100). The methods involve: generating programming instructions implementing a first mission plan (2100) specifying which identity parameters of packets are to be transformed during specific time periods; executing the programming instructions by at least one node (105) of the computer network to dynamically transform true values, which correctly represent the identity parameters of the packets, into false values which incorrectly represent the identity parameters of the packets; measuring an effectiveness of the computer network's behavior with regard to a recognition and prevention of cyber-attack success resulting from the execution of the programming instructions by the node; and dynamically modifying the first mission plan based on the measured effectiveness..
Harris Corporation

System and speaker recognition on mobile devices

A speaker recognition system for authenticating a mobile device user includes an enrollment and learning software module, a voice biometric authentication software module, and a secure software application. Upon request by a user of the mobile device, the enrollment and learning software module displays text prompts to the user, receives speech utterances from the user, and produces a voice biometric print.
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

Method, apparatus, and system for controlling smart home environment using led lighting device

The present disclosure provides a smart home control system including at least one led lighting device and at least one smart terminal. The led lighting device includes an led light-emitting module, a power supply module, a video acquisition module, a processing module and a communication module.
Sengled Optoelectronics Co., Ltd.

Organic light-enitting diode display panel for fingerprint recognition and electronic device

An organic light-emitting diode display panel for fingerprint recognition includes a plurality of pixel areas arranged in arrays, the pixel area includes a pixel unit and a fingerprint recognition unit, which are adjacent to each other, the pixel unit is configured to emit colorful image light, the fingerprint recognition unit comprises a sensing light emitting module and a sensing light receiving module, the sensing light emitting module is configured to emit sensing light to a finger, and the sensing light receiving module is configured to receive the sensing light reflected by the finger and convert a light signal of the sensing light into an electric signal. An electronic device is also provided..
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

Organic light-enitting diode display panel for fingerprint recognition and electronic device

An oled display panel for fingerprint recognition includes a plurality of pixel areas arranged in arrays, the pixel area includes a pixel unit and a fingerprint recognition unit, which are adjacent to each other, the pixel unit is configured to emit light of different colors, the fingerprint recognition unit comprises a sensing light emitting module and a sensing light receiving module, the sensing light emitting module is configured to emit sensing light to a finger, and the sensing light receiving module is configured to receive the sensing light reflected by the finger and convert a light signal of the sensing light into an electric signal. An electronic device having the oled display panel is also provided..
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

System and multi-factor authentication using voice biometric verification

A system and method are presented for multi-factor authentication using voice biometric verification. When a user requests access to a system or application, voice identification may be triggered.
Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc.

Speech recognition system and method using an adaptive incremental learning approach

The present disclosure relates to speech recognition systems and methods using an adaptive incremental learning approach. More specifically, the present disclosure relates to adaptive incremental learning in a self-taught vocal user interface..
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

Method and system for the post-treatment of a voice recognition result

The invention relates to a method for the post-treatment of a voice recognition result (100), said result (100) comprising a beginning (111), an end (112) and a plurality of elements (113), said method comprising the following steps: reading said result (100); selecting one of the elements (113) thereof; determining whether it is valid; repeating the steps of selecting the element (113) and determining the validity thereof or not; and if at least one element (113) has been determined as being valid, determining a post-treated solution (200) by reusing at least one such valid element (113). The method of the invention is characterised in that said element (113) is selected from said end (112) to said beginning (111) of the result (100) in a consecutive manner..
Zetes Industries S.a.

Apparatus and recognizing position of vehicle

Disclosed are an apparatus and a method for recognizing a position of a vehicle. The apparatus includes a recognition unit that recognizes at least one first neighboring vehicle, a global positioning system (gps) receiver that receives an absolute position of an own vehicle, a communication unit that transmits, to another vehicle, a relative position of the at least one first neighboring vehicle and the absolute position of the own vehicle and to receive, from the another vehicle, an absolute position of the another vehicle and a relative position of at least one second neighboring vehicle recognized by the another vehicle, and a processing unit that calculates the relative position of the at least one first neighboring vehicle, fuses relative positions of at least one third neighboring vehicle commonly recognized by the own vehicle and the another vehicle based on the relative position of the at least one first neighboring vehicle, the absolute position of the own vehicle, the absolute position of the another vehicle, and the relative position of the at least one second neighboring vehicle, and corrects an absolute position of at least one of the own vehicle, the another vehicle and the at least one third neighboring vehicle based on the fused relative position of the at least one third neighboring vehicle..
Hyundai Motor Company

Method and system for hand washing compliance

A method and system for user hand washing compliance is described. An exemplary embodiment of the method may comprise the steps of: receiving a request from a user to enter a hand-washing-compliance-area, wherein the request is received by an entry-sensor; the entry-sensor may cause initiation of a hand-washing-cycle log entry; releasing water from a washer for pre-rinsing hands of the user; releasing soap from a soap-dispenser for soaping the hands of the user; releasing water from the washer to rinse the soaped hands of the user; and providing a means-to-dry-hands from a hand-dryer for drying the hands of the user.

Image processing apparatus, method, and program

There is provided an image processing apparatus and method and a program which enable more accurate estimation of a pose. A matching unit performs matching processing on the basis of a detection result of a feature point from an input image and a three-dimensional map indicating a position of a landmark in real space, and a pose estimating unit estimates a pose on the basis of a result of the matching processing.
Sony Corporation

Character recognition systems and character recognition methods thereof using convolutional neural network

A character recognition method is provided, including the steps of: recognizing a character string, which includes one or more characters, in a region of interest (roi) using a first convolutional neural network (cnn) model to generate a recognized character string; and comparing the recognized character string with a plurality of character strings in a character database to find a character string corresponding to the recognized character string, wherein each of the character strings includes one or more characters; wherein if the character string corresponding to the recognized character string is found, the recognized character string is used as a character recognition result, otherwise, using a second cnn model to correct the recognized string and generate a new recognized character string as the character recognition result.. .
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Single image rectification

The disclosure includes a system and method for performing image rectification using a single image and information identified from the single image. An image recognition application receives an input image, identifies a plurality of objects in the input image, estimates rectification parameters for the plurality of objects, identifies a plurality of candidate rectification parameters using a voting procedure on the rectification parameters for the plurality of objects, estimates final rectification parameters based on the plurality of candidate rectification parameters, computes a global transformation matrix using the final rectification parameters, and performs image rectification on the input image using the global transformation matrix..
Ricoh Co., Ltd.

Method and meal planning and optimization

A method for meal optizimation, by a data processor, comprising: planning meals, with a meal planning interface module, specifying a future date and determining meal options based on optimization of perishable goods in an inventory; specifying when the number of meals are to be prepared automatically and/or manually with a voice recognition device and/or an image recognition device and/or bar code scanning device and/or other scanning devices and/or manually with a user interface, including updating and/or adding and/or removing the items at a point of entry into and/or out of a food storage area and/or a plurality of food storage areas, such as at a doorway and/or window and/or counter and/or loading area and/or unloading area; and ordering and or delivering and/or arranging for delivery, manually and/or automatically, of the items from a grocery store or a plurality of grocery stores and/or from other sites and/or other food item sources.. .

Identifying payment card categories based on optical character recognition of images of the payment cards

A user captures an image of a payment card via a user computing device camera. An optical character recognition system receives the payment card image from the user computing device.
Google Llc

Geolocation notifications using augmented reality user devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device. The augmented reality user device includes a display for overlaying virtual objects onto objects in a real scene, a camera, and a global position system sensor.
Bank Of America Corporation

Virtual assessments using augmented reality user devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device. The augmented reality user device includes a display for overlaying virtual objects onto objects in a real scene, a camera, and a global position system sensor.
Bank Of America Corporation

Object recognition and analysis using augmented reality user devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device. The augmented reality user device includes a display for overlaying virtual objects onto objects in a real scene, a camera, and a global position system sensor.
Bank Of America Corporation

Commerce system and providing intelligent personal agents for identifying intent to buy

A commerce system is controlled by providing a shopping agent. A first data is transmitted to the shopping agent using a mobile device connected to the shopping agent by an application programming interface.
Myworld, Inc.

Contextual augmented reality overlays

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device for a user that includes a display that overlays virtual objects onto tangible objects in real-time and a camera that captures images of a document. The augmented reality user device further includes one or more processors implementing an optical character recognition (ocr) engine, an electronic transfer engine, and a virtual overlay engine.
Bank Of America Corporation

Information processing device and information processing system

An information processing device includes: a processor that executes a process, the process including: controlling a recognition process that performs, with respect to input neuron data, a hierarchical neural network operation including a weighting operation using a parameter and that holds the neuron data and the parameter of each layer of the neural network in each of memory areas; and performing, in a learning process of learning the parameter of each layer of the neural network from an error that is obtained from a recognition result, regarding the layer in which the neuron data and the parameter are held in the memory areas, control of calculating an error of the neuron data after calculating an error of the parameter.. .
Fujitsu Limited

Image recognition apparatus, image recognition method, and program

In the present disclosure, an image parameter of an input image is changed, features is extracted from each of a plurality of generated images, a category of each region is determined based on the features in each image, and the results are integrated.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

System and scene text recognition

Apparatus and method for performing accurate text recognition of non-simplistic images (e.g., images with clutter backgrounds, lighting variations, font variations, non-standard perspectives, and the like) may employ a machine-learning approach to identify a discriminative feature set selected from among features computed for a plurality of irregularly positioned, sized, and/or shaped (e.g., randomly selected) image sub-regions.. .
Ebay Inc.

Electronic device and displaying image for iris recognition in electronic device

Disclosed are various embodiments related to iris authentication technology for electronic devices. According to an embodiment of the present disclosure, an electronic device may include a camera, a display, and a processor configured to display a first image on the display when a distance between the electronic device and an object included in an image captured by the camera is a first distance and to display a second image associated with the first image on the display when the distance between the electronic device and the object included in the image captured by the camera is a second distance different from the first distance.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Object recognition device

An object recognition device according to an embodiment includes a camera that captures an image of an imaging area. A storage device stores, for each of a plurality of registered objects, dictionary feature information for identifying the corresponding object and dictionary boundary information for identifying an actual boundary area of the corresponding object.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Information processing apparatus, storage medium, and information processing method

A search area is set on a recognition target image, cutout areas are set at a plurality of positions in the search area, images corresponding to the plurality of set cutout areas are extracted, similarities of candidate characters obtained by comparison between the extracted images and dictionary data is weighted in accordance with the positions of the cutout areas. In such a manner, evaluation values of the candidate characters are obtained, and a candidate character with the highest evaluation value among the obtained candidate characters is output as a recognition result.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Interaction recognition and analysis system

An object status tracking system is disclosed. The system comprises an appliance comprising at least one operating volume and an access region through which the operating volume is accessed.
Whirlpool Corporation

Method and apparatus of fingerprint recognition

A method and apparatus of fingerprint recognition are provided. A fingerprint recognition method involves obtaining an input fingerprint image in response to a fingerprint input from a user, determining pressure information relating to a pressure applied by the user to input the fingerprint image, and recognizing the user based on the obtained input fingerprint image and the pressure information..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Organic light-enitting diode display panel for fingerprint recognition and electronic device

An organic light-emitting diode display panel for fingerprint recognition includes a glass substrate, a pixel layer, and a transparent substrate, which are laminated; the pixel layer includes a plurality of pixel units arranged on the glass substrate in arrays, wherein the plurality of pixel units are configured to emit light of multiple colors which are combined to form a colorful image; the transparent substrate includes a first side and a second side, which are disposed opposite to each other, the first side is fitted on the pixel layer, a plurality of light receiving units are arranged on a surface of the second side, and an orthographic projection of each light receiving unit on the transparent substrate is located in a gap between the adjacent pixel units. An electronic device is also provided..
Nanchang O-film Bio-identification Technology Co., Ltd.

Automatic medical condition detection and notification system

A system and method are provided for early recognition and escalating provider notification for an insidious medical condition. The method includes: setting, based on a patient clinical assignment, an escalating alert criteria including a set of diagnosis parameters and an alert timing; searching a patient record having a set of patient data for the escalating alert criteria; assigning a provider assignment based on the patient clinical assignment and the escalating alert criteria; creating an escalating alert procedure based on at least one of the patient clinical assignment, the provider assignment, the set of patient data, and the escalating alert criteria; sending a notification to at least one communication system in communication with a notification device based on the provider assignment; receiving a medical order in response to the notification; and modifying at least one of the set of diagnosis parameters and the alert timing based on the medical order..
King Abdullah International Medical Research Center

Generating structured text content using speech recognition models

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media for speech recognition. One method includes obtaining an input acoustic sequence, the input acoustic sequence representing one or more utterances; processing the input acoustic sequence using a speech recognition model to generate a transcription of the input acoustic sequence, wherein the speech recognition model comprises a domain-specific language model; and providing the generated transcription of the input acoustic sequence as input to a domain-specific predictive model to generate structured text content that is derived from the transcription of the input acoustic sequence..
Google Inc.

Information processing device, information processing, and program

To provide a technology capable of allowing a user to find whether speech is uttered with a volume at which speech recognition can be performed. Provided is an information processing device including: a determination portion configured to determine a user-uttered speech volume on the basis of input speech; and a display controller configured to control a display portion so that the display portion displays a display object.
Sony Corporation

Automatic driving control apparatus

An automatic driving control apparatus includes a controller. Upon execution of an automatic driving control of a vehicle, the controller determines, on the basis of a result of positioning and map information, presence or absence of a tollgate within a predetermined distance from the vehicle.
Subaru Corporation

Time of flight sensing for providing security and power savings in electronic devices

An electronic device includes a time-of-flight sensor configured to sense a distance between the electronic device and at least one object proximate the electronic device. Processing circuitry is coupled to the time-of-flight sensor and controls access to the electronic device based on the sensed distance.
Stmicroelectronics (research & Development) Limited

Battery module and cell configuration recognition system for id assignment

The present invention relates to a battery module and cell configuration recognition system for id assignment, and more specifically, to a battery module and cell configuration recognition system for id assignment that recognizes the number of battery cells and battery modules connected in series in order to assign an id to a bms and a battery cell of each of the battery modules.. .
Lg Chem, Ltd.

Engine starter controller, engine start apparatus, and engine starter control system

A starter controller incorporated in a starter control system for controlling actuation of a first starter and a second starter to start an engine. The second starter is an alternating-current (ac) starter.
Denso Corporation

Synthetic enhancement of the t-cell armamentarium as an anti-cancer therapy

The present invention relates to the field of cancer. More specifically, the present invention provides compositions and methods for using synthetically enhanced t-cells to treat cancer.
The Johns Hopkins University

Automatic driving control apparatus

An automatic driving control apparatus includes a controller. Upon execution of automatic driving control, the controller determines, on the basis of positioning and map information, presence of a tollgate within a predetermined distance from a vehicle.
Subaru Corporation

Systems and methods for adjusting one or more vehicle settings

A system for adjusting one or more vehicle settings includes one or more processors, one or more occupant recognition sensors communicatively coupled to the one or more processors and configured to output an occupant recognition signal indicative of an identity of one or more vehicle occupants, and one or more memory modules communicatively coupled to the one or more processors. The one or more memory modules store logic that when executed by the one or more processors, cause the one or more processors to: recognize a first vehicle occupant of the one or more vehicle occupants, determine a first vehicle zone in which the first vehicle occupant is present, automatically adjust the one or more vehicle settings based on one or more occupant preference settings associated with the first vehicle occupant and the first vehicle zone..
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Method for machining and inspecting of workpieces

A method for the machining of workpieces (11) and inspection of the processed workpiece surface in a machine tool (1), preferably a die sinking electrical discharge machine. The method uses at least one machining process interruption during which the processed surface of the workpiece (11) is inspected.
Agie Charmilles Sa

Method and secured authentication using voice biometrics and watermarking

An apparatus including a computer processor, and a computer memory. The computer processor may be programmed to receive a voice input of a first person and a request for authorization by the first person to access an account from an authorized computer software application; to perform audio watermark recognition technology on the voice input to determine if the voice input satisfies expected audio watermark data stored in the computer memory for a first authorized person; to perform voice biometric technology on the voice input to determine if the voice input satisfies expected voice biometric data stored in the computer memory for the first authorized person; and to produce an output to the authorized computer software application to indicate that the voice input is from the first authorized person, based at least in part on the voice input satisfying expected audio watermark data and expected voice biometric data..

Watermark based content recognition improvements

Method, devices, systems and computer program products are described that improve speed and accuracy of watermark detection from multimedia content, and allow faster and better content recognition. One technique for improving detection of boundaries of an embedded multimedia content segment includes detecting a synchronization header and a full watermark from the multimedia content, constructing a predicted watermark segment that is positioned at a predicted distance from the synchronization header, and comparing the group of candidate watermark symbols obtained from the multimedia content to the first predicted watermark segment to obtain a match.
Verance Corporation

Automatic screen navigation for media device configuration and control

Methods, systems, and apparatuses are described for automatically navigating a graphical user interface (gui) of a media device. In embodiments, objects (e.g.
Caavo Inc

Device control method and apparatus in home network system

The present invention provides a method and an apparatus for controlling devices in a home network system by using the recognition of motion and an indoor location of a user. A method for controlling devices providing services in a first terminal of a home network system, according to the present invention, comprises the steps of: receiving motion recognition information from a second terminal within a predetermined time after the motion of the first terminal is recognized; checking whether the first terminal is located within an available service range for at least one device; and activating an interface for controlling the at least one device on the basis of the motion recognition information and whether the first terminal is located within the available service range..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Electronic notebook system

An electronic notebook system is described that comprises a housing, a computing device, wireless interfaces, antennas, sensors, a touch display configured to receive input via a stylus and/or human digit input, the stylus comprising a pressure and/or an inclination sensor, a microphone, camera, the notebook system configured to provide a user condition interface, receive a user selection of a first user condition, provide an interface configured to receive user details, receive audible user details via the microphone, convert the audible user details received via the microphone to text, perform natural language processing to identify text keywords utilizing sentence segmentation, part-of-speech tagging, paraphrase recognition, and/or co-reference resolution, identify a condition based at least in part on the identified one or more keywords, dynamically generate an alert based at least in part on the identified condition, wirelessly transmit the generated alert to one or more destinations via at least a first wireless interface and antenna.. .

Speech recognition apparatus and method

A speech recognition apparatus and method. The speech recognition apparatus includes one or more processors configured to reflect a final recognition result for a previous audio signal in a language model, generate a first recognition result of an audio signal, in a first linguistic recognition unit, by using an acoustic model, generate a second recognition result of the audio signal, in a second linguistic recognition unit, by using the language model reflecting the final recognition result for the previous audio signal, and generate a final recognition result for the audio signal in the second linguistic recognition unit based on the first recognition result and the second recognition result.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Controlling a user interface console using speech recognition

Disclosed are examples of systems, apparatus, methods, and computer program products for controlling a user interface console using speech recognition. In some implementations, user interface consoles and speech commands are maintained.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Methods and systems for locating the end of the keyword in voice sensing

Systems and methods for locating the end of a keyword in voice sensing are provided. An example method includes receiving an acoustic signal that includes a keyword portion immediately followed by a query portion.
Knowles Electronics, Llc

Device and theft detection

A device for theft recognition, having a processing unit, a communication unit that is at least set up to send out a first signal, and a first motion sensor realized as an acceleration sensor. The device further includes at least one second motion sensor.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Blister-strip inspection device

The invention relates to a blister strip inspection device (10) for sensing blister segments (12) of a blister strip (14), having an image acquisition device (16) which is arranged to capture images of the blister strip (14), wherein the image acquisition device (16) comprises a digital camera (18.1), an advance sensing device (24) for continuously sensing an advance (x) of the blister strip (14), and an evaluating unit (40) which is connected to the digital camera (18.1) and to the advance sensing device (24), and which is configured to automatically perform a method having the following steps: (v) sensing the advance of the blister strip (14), (vi) determining a target time (ti), at least also on the basis of the advance, at which a blister segment (12.i) is completely in the field of view (20.1) of the digital camera, and (vii) acquiring an image with the digital camera (18.1) at said target time (ti), wherein the digital camera (18.1) is a video camera which has a field of view (20.1, 20.2) and is formed to capture an image sequence consisting of temporally successive images. According to the invention, it is envisaged that the evaluating unit (40) is configured to automatically (i) determine the target time (ti) at which a blister segment (12.i) is completely in the field of view (20.1, 20.2), at least also on the basis of the advance (x), (ii) take an image (ai) from the image sequence such that a monitoring image is generated, (iii) store the monitoring image and (v) repeat steps (i) to (iii) such that a monitoring image sequence is generated, and the evaluating unit (40) is configured to automatically: sense at least one preceding image at a time that lies shortly before the target time (ti) and/or acquire at least one following image (a) at a time that lies shortly after the target time, determine which of the images sufficiently completely contains the greatest portion of a blister segment (12) by means of image recognition, and store said image (a) as a monitoring image..
Hmgeb Holding B.v.

Method and promoting sales and increasing brand name recognition

A method for promoting sales and increasing brand recognition is described. The method includes selecting a brand name based on customer purchases enumerated on a transaction receipt generated on basis of transactions performed by a particular customer.

Object recognition method and apparatus based on weakly supervised learning

Provided are an object recognition method and apparatus which determine an object of interest included in a recognition target image using a trained machine learning model and determine an area in which the object of interest is located in the recognition target image. The object recognition method based on weakly supervised learning, performed by an object recognition apparatus, includes extracting a plurality of feature maps from a training target image given classification results of objects of interest, generating an activation map for each of the objects of interest by accumulating the feature maps, calculating a representative value of each of the objects of interest by aggregating activation values included in a corresponding activation map, determining an error by comparing classification results determined using the representative value of each of the objects of interest with the given classification results and updating a cnn-based object recognition model by back-propagating the error..
Lunit Inc.

Extracting card identification data

Extracting card information comprises a server at an optical character recognition (“ocr”) system that interprets data from a card. The ocr system performs an optical character recognition algorithm an image of a card and performs a data recognition algorithm on a machine-readable code on the image of the card.
Google Llc

Data entry system with drawing recognition

An electronic device is described which has a memory storing an image for display to a user. The device has a shape recognizer which receives drawing input as a result of the user drawing at a location of the displayed image; and a semantic segmentation component which carries out image analysis of the image to compute one or more object classes of objects depicted at the location.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Activity recognition systems and methods

An activity recognition system is disclosed. A plurality of temporal features is generated from a digital representation of an observed activity using a feature detection algorithm.
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Method and apparatus to perform facial expression recognition and training

A facial expression recognition method includes actuating a processor to acquire an input image including an object; and identifying a facial expression intensity of the object from the input image based on a facial expression recognition model.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Biometric method

The method according to the invention is based on a first image of a first eye region of a person and a second image of a second eye region of the person, wherein the first eye region contains one of the eyes of the person, for example the right eye, and the second eye region contains the other eye of the person, for example the left eye; one of the images is mirrored, and the mirrored and the non-mirrored image are combined in the position space and/or in the feature space, in order to generate a template of an overlaid image. The template contains biometric features for person recognition..
Bioid Ag

Optical fingerprint recognition sensor package

An optical fingerprint recognition sensor package, which comprises a carrier, at least one image sensor, at least one light emitting diode, a first molding compound and at least one second molding compound is provided. The image sensor is disposed on the carrier and being electrically connected thereto.
Tron Intelligence Inc.

Optical fingerprint sensor module and package thereof

The present invention provides an optical fingerprint sensor module and its package thereof, which comprises a carrier, at least one light emitting diode, at least one image sensor and a molding compound. When a user's fingerprint is generated for recognition, the light emitting diode provides enough light sources for lighting and helping the image sensor to capture and sense an image of the fingerprint.
Tron Intelligence Inc.

Method and fingerprint recognition

A method and an apparatus for fingerprint recognition are disclosed. The apparatus for the fingerprint recognition may extract a plurality of fingerprint feature points from a fingerprint image and may predetermine a group among the plurality of fingerprint feature points.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Image recognition system, image recognition method, hologram recording medium, hologram playback device, and image capture device

It is made possible to read holographic barcodes with such portable information consoles as smartphones to perform judgment of authenticity. In this process, by controlling from the portable information console side the light sources illuminating the hologram, it is possible to add a strong authenticity judgment function without a major increase in cost and also without building any special infrastructure..

Controlling privacy in a face recognition application

Embodiments of the present invention may involve a method, system, and computer program product for controlling privacy in a face recognition application. A computer may receive an input including a face recognition query and a digital image of a face.
International Business Machines Corporation

Wearable-type electronic device mounted with fingerprint recognition sensor

A wearable device that is mounted with a fingerprint recognition sensor is provided. The wearable device includes a housing including a first, a second face facing, and a third face facing, a support structure disposed between the first and second faces, a display disposed on the first face to be exposed, and including a window having a first flange and a second flange disposed to be opposite the first face, and a display module coupled to the window to face the second direction, the display being disposed on one face of the support structure, a printed circuit board disposed on another face of the support structure, at least one light emitter mounted adjacent to the first flange to emit light to a first region of the window, and at least one light receptor mounted adjacent to the second flange to receive light reflected from the first region..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Computer-implemented methods and systems for determining the nutritional content of nutrition items

Computer-implemented methods, systems, and computer program products are disclosed for determining nutrition information of nutrition items for a user of a computer device. The method includes: (a) receiving a photograph of a nutrition item from the user computer device, the photograph being captured by a camera of the user computer device; (b) analyzing the photograph and extracting a set of features from the photograph using a nutrition item feature recognition engine, and determining a nutrition item type of the nutrition item based at least in part on the one or more extracted features; (c) determining a quantity, volume, or mass of the nutrition item in the photograph; (d) determining nutritional content information of the nutrition item based on the nutrition item type and the quantity, volume, or mass of the nutrition item; and (e) transmitting the nutritional content information to the user computer device for displaying to the user..
Fitnow, Inc.

Controls for dictated text navigation

A computing device including a housing, a selection mechanism, a microphone to receive a dictated text, a display device having the dictated text displayed on the display device and an electronic processor. The electronic processor determines the computing device is in at least one of a voice-recognition state and a playback state, modify a function associated with the selection mechanism based on determining the computing device is in at least one of the voice-recognition state and the playback state, performs a first function using the selection mechanism, the first function includes moving a cursor associated with the dictated text to a new position and generating an audio output associated with the new position of the cursor, and performs a second function in response to selection of the selection mechanism when dictated text is not displayed on the display, the second function different from the first function..
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Object recognition device, autonomous driving system including the same, and object recognition method using the object recognition device

Provided are an object recognition device, an autonomous driving system including the same, and an object recognition method using the object recognition device. The object recognition device includes an object frame information generation unit, a frame analysis unit, an object priority calculator, a frame complexity calculator, and a mode control unit.
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Method and system to predict vehicle traffic behavior for autonomous vehicles to make driving decisions

Responsive to sensor data received from one or more sensors of an autonomous vehicle, one or more predicted trajectories are generated, with each of the predicted trajectories having an associated probability. One or more driving scenarios that trigger gesture recognition are identified.
Baidu Usa Llc

Optoelectronic sensor and monitoring a monitored zone

An optoelectronic sensor (10), in particular a light grid, for monitoring a monitored zone (22) is provided, wherein the sensor has at least one light transmitter (14) for transmitting a monitoring beam (20), at least one light receiver (18) for receiving the monitoring beam (20) and for generating a corresponding received signal, and an evaluation unit (26) to recognize from the received signal whether the monitoring beam (20) is interrupted and to output an interruption signal on a recognition of an unauthorized interruption of the monitoring beam (20). The light receiver (18) is configured in this respect such that the received signal is dependent on the geometry of the light spot (30) generated at the light receiver (18) by the monitoring beam (20) and the evaluation unit (26) is configured to recognize from the received signal whether the non-interrupted monitored beam (20) is manipulated..
Sick Ag

Method for blindness recognition in radar sensors for motor vehicles

A method for determining a degree of blindness of a radar sensor in a motor vehicle on the basis of a measurement of the receive power level of a radar echo, including the following steps that are carried out when at least one object is located by the radar sensor: determining an expected value for the radar scatter cross-section of the object on the basis of known properties of objects to be located; estimating the radar scatter cross-section of the located object on the basis of the measured receive power level; and calculating an indicator for the degree of blindness of the radar sensor as a monotonically increasing function of the difference between the estimated radar scatter cross-section and the expected value.. .
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Native protein purification technology

The present invention relates to an isolated polypeptide comprising (a) a protein of interest; (b) a first member of a pair of binding partners; (c) an affinity tag for immobilizing the polypeptide on a solid support; and (d) a modified endoprotease recognition site, wherein the modified endoprotease recognition site is located directly adjacent to the n-terminal amino acid of the protein of interest and comprises or only consists of the amino acid sequence n-terminal of the cleavage site of the native endoprotease recognition site. The present invention also relates to a nucleic acid encoding the above polypeptide and a host cell thereof, a method for isolating a protein of interest using the above polypeptide as a fusion partner and a protease fusion protein with the second member of the pair of binding partners and kits thereof.
Agency For Science, Technology And Research

19-nor c3, 3-disubstituted c21-c-bound heteroaryl steroids and methods of use thereof

And pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof; wherein , r1, r2, r3a, r3b, r4a, and r4b are as defined herein, and a is a carbon bound substituted or unsubstituted 5- to 6-membered heteroaryl ring as defined herein. Such compounds are contemplated useful for the prevention and treatment of a variety of cns-related conditions, for example, treatment of sleep disorders, mood disorders, schizophrenia spectrum disorders, convulsive disorders, disorders of memory and/or cognition, movement disorders, personality disorders, autism spectrum disorders, pain, traumatic brain injury, vascular diseases, substance abuse disorders and/or withdrawal syndromes, and tinnitus..

Collision avoidance notification of collision avoidance direction

A collision avoidance apparatus provided with object recognition means, collision determination means, and notification means. The object recognition means identifies an object around an own vehicle.
Denso Corporation

Method and device for recognizing movement of tennis racket

The present disclosure relates to a method and device for recognizing movement of a tennis racket, the method includes: collecting swing data of the tennis racket; extracting an data segment of an effective swing from the swing data of the tennis racket according to an effective ball hitting position; performing matching calculation between the data segment of the effective swing and preset template data, the preset template data corresponding to types of tennis racket movements; and acquiring a recognition result of the movement of tennis racket according to a result of the matching calculation. The method and device for recognizing movement of the tennis racket can improve the accuracy of the process of matching, avoid miscalculations of types of the swing movement of the tennis racket..
Shenshen Coollang Cloud Computing Co., Ltd.

Protein-polymer-drug conjugates

A polymeric scaffold useful for conjugating with a protein based recognition-molecule (pbrm) to form a pbrm-polymer-drug conjugate is described herein. The scaffold includes one or more terminal maleimido groups.
Mersana Therapeutics, Inc.

Walking aid device

Provided is a walking aid device capable of easily offering walking training by aiding the oscillation of the user's pelvis. The walking aid device comprises a drive part which supports each of at least two or more locations of the user's lumbar region, and applies external force independently to each of the supported locations; a gait recognition unit which recognizes the user's gait; and a control unit which sets the user's ideal walking motion pattern based on a recognition result of the gait recognition unit, and controls the external force applied by the drive part to each of the locations of the lumbar region so that the user's pelvis position within the lumbar region will oscillate to match the walking motion pattern..
University Of Tsukuba

Touch free operation of ablator workstation by use of depth sensors

An inventive system and method for touch free operation of an ablation workstation is presented. The system can comprise a depth sensor for detecting a movement, motion software to receive the detected movement from the depth sensor, deduce a gesture based on the detected movement, and filter the gesture to accept an applicable gesture, and client software to receive the applicable gesture at a client computer in an ablation workstation for performing a task in accordance with client logic based on the applicable gesture.
Biosense Webster (israel), Ltd.

Methods and systems for testing aspects of vision

The invention provides an advantageous system and corresponding method for measuring a plurality of aspects of vision. It is a computer-implemented, user-interactive system which can be used by practitioners such as opticians to measure and assess a patient's visual acuity.

Blood-vessel recognition system

Unnecessary emission of strong laser light is automatically prevented. Provided is a blood-vessel recognition system including: a laser-light source; a blood-vessel recognition probe that has a probe body that is inserted into a body and a laser-light emitting unit that is provided on the probe body and that emits laser light supplied from the laser-light source; an in-use-state determining unit that determines whether the blood-vessel recognition probe is in an in-use state in which the laser light emitted from the laser-light emitting unit is radiated onto living tissue in the body; and a control unit that controls the laser-light source on the basis of a determination result obtained by the in-use-state determining unit, such that the intensity of the laser light is reduced when the blood-vessel recognition probe is not in the in-use state, compared with when the blood-vessel recognition probe is in the in-use state..
Olympus Corporation

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program

[object] to enable recognition of a user who shares a place without troublesome procedure being performed. [solution] an information processing apparatus includes: a recognizing unit configured to recognize a terminal which is a transmission source of a signal on the basis of a detection result of the signal for radio communication for allowing terminals to perform direct communication with each other via a radio transmission path; a recording unit configured to record history information including a recognition result of the terminal and information for determining whether or not the terminal detected by a predetermined detecting unit is held by a user, for each first period; a determining unit configured to determine whether or not the terminal is held by the user on the basis of the history information recorded during a second period which is longer than the first period; and a processing unit configured to execute predetermined processing on the basis of the recognition result of the terminal and the determination result..
Sony Corporation

System and wireless device detection, recognition and visit profiling

Described are various embodiments of a system and method in which device-identifying data can be used to uniquely recognize and optionally track and report on device activity at one or more wi-fi locations by way of the creation and management of a device and/or visit profile uniquely associated with such devices and stored in a network accessible knowledge base.. .
Datavalet Technologies

Facilitating digital data transfers using augmented reality display devices

An augmented reality system that includes an augmented reality user device for a first person including a head-mounted display configured to overlay virtual objects onto tangible objects in real-time, a memory, a camera, and one or more processors. The augmented reality user device is configured to perform facial recognition on the captured image to identify a face of the second person, to identify an entry for the second person, and to initiate a peer-to-peer transfer when the entry for the second person has been identified.
Bank Of America Corporation

Fingerprint recognition module having light-emitting function and manufacturing method therefor

This application provides a fingerprint recognition module having a light-emitting function and a manufacturing method therefor. The fingerprint recognition module includes a flexible printed circuit (fpc) board, a die, a light-emitting diode component, an adhesive layer, and a cover plate.
Primax Electronics Ltd.

Fingerprint recognition module and manufacturing method therefor

This application provides a fingerprint recognition module and a manufacturing method therefor. The fingerprint recognition module includes a flexible printed circuit (fpc) board, a die, an adhesive layer, and a cover plate.
Primax Electronics Ltd.

Dynamic pitch adjustment of inbound audio to improve speech recognition

Aspects of the present disclosure relate to dynamic pitch adjustment of inbound audio to improve speech recognition. Inbound audio may be received.
Sphero, Inc

Voiceprint recognition model construction

Technologies related to voiceprint recognition model construction are disclosed. In an implementation, a first voice input from a user is received.
Alibaba Group Holding Limited

Multi-microphone speech recognition systems and related techniques

A speech recognition system for resolving impaired utterances can have a speech recognition engine configured to receive a plurality of representations of an utterance and concurrently to determine a plurality of highest-likelihood transcription candidates corresponding to each respective representation of the utterance. The recognition system can also have a selector configured to determine a most-likely accurate transcription from among the transcription candidates.
Apple Inc.

Speech recognition apparatus, speech recognition method, and computer program product

According to an embodiment, a speech recognition apparatus includes a calculation unit that calculates, based on a speech signal, a score vector sequence including score vectors including an acoustic score for each of input symbols, a search unit that generates an input symbol string by searching for a path of the input symbol tracing the acoustic score having a high likelihood in the score vector sequence and that generates an output symbol representing a recognition result of the speech signal based on a recognition target symbol representing linguistic information as a recognition target among the input symbols, an additional symbol acquisition unit that obtains an additional symbol representing paralinguistic information and/or non-linguistic information from among the input symbols included in a range corresponding to the output symbol, and an output unit that outputs the output symbol and the obtained additional symbol in association with each other.. .
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal including a wireless communication processor configured to provide wireless communication; a microphone; a low-power image sensor configured to detect a subject based on a black and white image sensed by the low-power image sensor; and a controller configured to control the microphone to be in an inactivate state, in response to detecting a face image included in the black and white image sensed by the low-power image sensor, and switch the microphone from the inactive state to an active state and execute a voice recognition function to receive voice information from the subject.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and program

The present disclosure relates to an information processing apparatus, an information processing method, and a program that are capable of providing better user experience. An information processing apparatus includes an activation word setting unit that sets, on the basis of a detection result of detecting a user operation, a word used as an activation word for activating a predetermined function, the activation word being uttered by a user, the number of activation words being increased or decreased by the setting; and an activation word recognition unit that performs speech recognition on speech uttered by the user and recognizes that the word set by the activation word setting unit to be used as the activation word is uttered.
Sony Corporation

Method and information search using voice recognition

The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for information search and, specifically, to a method and an apparatus for information search using voice recognition, which, when voice data inputted through a microphone is present in a user-defined database and is repeatedly inputted, searches for information corresponding to the voice data and provides the information to a user. To this end, the method for information search using voice recognition according to the present invention comprises the steps of: when voice data is inputted through a microphone, comparing the inputted voice data with voice data stored in a user-defined voice database; when coincident voice data is present as a result of the comparison, determining whether a repeated voice data input is set; when the repeated voice data input is set as a result of the determination, ascertaining whether voice data coincident with the inputted voice data is present in an internal memory; and when the coincident voice data is present as a result of the ascertainment, outputting an event and requesting information corresponding to the voice data from a search server..
Amadas Co., Ltd.

System and ranking of hybrid speech recognition results with neural networks

A method for ranking candidate speech recognition results includes generating, with a controller, a plurality of feature vectors for the candidate speech recognition results, each feature vector including one or more of trigger pair features, a confidence score feature, and word-level features. The method further includes providing the plurality of feature vectors as inputs to a neural network, generating a plurality of ranking scores corresponding to the plurality of feature vectors for the plurality of candidate speech recognition results based on an output layer of the neural network, and operating the automated system using the candidate speech recognition result in the plurality of candidate speech recognition results corresponding to a highest ranking score in the plurality of ranking scores as input..
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Method and processing natural language, training natural language processing model

A natural language processing method and corresponding apparatus are disclosed. The natural language processing method may include converting words in sentence data, recognized through voice recognition, to corresponding word vectors, and converting characters in the sentence data to corresponding character vectors.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Object detection method and system based on machine learning

The present disclosure discloses an object detection method based on machine learning. The object detection method senses a motion of an object by a motion sensor to generate a testing image, captures the testing image by an image sensor to transmit a sensed image to an object detection device, and detects a position of the object in the sensed image by the object detection device.
Pixart Imaging Inc.

Journey and charge presentations at mobile devices

In one example of the disclosure, identity data indicative of identity of a user of a mobile device is obtained. Route data indicative of a set of routes provided by a travel provider is obtained.
Ent. Services Development Corporation Lp

System and prediction of deduction claim success based on an analysis of electronic documents

A method and system for predicting a likelihood of success of a potential corporate income tax (cit) deduction. The method includes analyzing a cit deduction electronic document to determine at least one transaction parameter, where the analysis includes determining, via digital image recognition, the at least one transaction parameter; retrieving, based on the analysis, at least one cit deduction success parameter; and determining, based on the analysis and the retrieved at least one cit deduction success parameter, the likelihood of success of the potential cit deduction..
Vatbox, Ltd.

Bedding item selection system and bedding item physical property recognition system

There is provided a bedding item selection system capable of selecting a bedding item easy to improve the state of sleep. A bedding item selection system s1 includes: a plurality of test bedding items t whose physical property including firmness is different from one another; a deep sleep rate calculation unit if which calculates a deep sleep rate of a user p based on biological information measured and recorded; a suitable physical property recognition unit 1h which recognize a suitable physical property based on the physical property of a test bedding item t high in deep sleep rate of the user p; and a bedding item selection unit 1j which selects, from a plurality of selectable bedding items m, a bedding item based on the suitable physical property..
Emoor Co., Ltd.

Intelligent online personal assistant with image text localization

Systems, methods, and computer program products for identifying a candidate product in an electronic marketplace based on a visual comparison between candidate product image visual text content and input query image visual text content. Unlike conventional optical character recognition (ocr) based systems, embodiments automatically localize and isolate portions of a candidate product image and an input query image that each contain visual text content, and calculate a visual similarity measure between the respective portions.
Ebay Inc.

Virtual dressing room

A method and system facilitate recognition of commands to initiate actions within an electronic marketplace on behalf of a user. A machine detects a first command issued by a user.
Ebay Inc.

Character string recognition method and machine learning method

A character string recognition method includes: selecting a keyword database, which corresponds to content of a character string, from a number of keyword databases, wherein the selected keyword database comprises at least one prefix keyword, comparing the content of the character string with the at least one prefix keyword, when the content of the character string corresponds to one of the at least one prefix keyword, updating the content of the character string based on a definition of the prefix keyword which corresponds to the content of the character string, and when the content of the character string does not correspond to any of the at least one prefix keyword, selectively ending the character string recognition method, and outputting the content of the character string.. .
Inventec Corporation

Pattern recognition apparatus, pattern recognition method, and computer program product

According to an embodiment, a pattern recognition apparatus includes an rnn layer, as a middle layer, that includes an input converting unit and an rnn processor. The input converting unit performs conversion, for each step, on an input vector and a recurrent input vector, and calculates and outputs a converted vector of which the number of dimensions is smaller than the sum of the numbers of dimensions of respective the input vector and the recurrent input vector.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Recognition and training method and apparatus

Provided is an apparatus and method for data recognition and training. The training apparatus generates a recognition model by grouping training data, performing clustering after excluding representative information from the grouped training data, and grouping the clustered data into sub-groups.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Three dimensional object recognition device

A three dimensional object recognition device has in-vehicle cameras capturing front images of a vehicle, a recognition section and a light shaft judgment section. The recognition section detects a three dimensional object in the front images based on a parallax generated between the front images.
Denso Corporation

Abnormality detection device and abnormality detection method

An abnormality detection device includes a space recognition success determination unit which determines whether an outside space recognition device is successful in space recognition from information which contains space recognition information and environment information, an environment dependence recognition failure classifying unit which determines and classifies whether a failure of the space recognition corresponds to any one of a failure type previously stored in an environment dependence recognition failure type storage unit with respect to the space recognition information determined as failing in the space recognition, and an abnormality detection unit which uses the space recognition information determined as not corresponding to any failure type by the environment dependence recognition failure classifying unit to detect an abnormality of the outside space recognition device in the space recognition information determined as failing in the space recognition.. .
Hitachi, Ltd.

Onboard environment recognition device

An onboard environment recognition device is obtained with which it is possible to improve recognition performance within the headlight illumination range and outside the headlight illumination range of a vehicle with an onboard camera. This onboard environment recognition device has: an imaging unit 100 for imaging, using a camera installed in the vehicle, at a wider-angle range than the headlight illumination range; an in-illumination/out-of-illumination exposure adjustment unit for setting appropriate exposure conditions separately within the headlight illumination range and outside the headlight illumination range; and a recognition unit 500 for recognizing images on the basis of the acquired images.
Hitachi Automotive Systems, Ltd.

Action recognition using accurate object proposals by tracking detections

An action recognition system and method are provided. The system includes an image capture device configured to capture a video sequence formed from image frames and depicting a set of objects.
Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

Methods, systems and software programs for enhanced sports analytics and applications

A system for enhanced sports analytics and/or content creation includes: an object tracking system that generates coordinate data corresponding to object motion in a sports event; a data processing module that receives the coordinate data from the object tracking system, analyzes the coordinate data with an event recognition algorithm that identifies and characterizes events and outcomes of interest, and catalogs the data in accordance with the identified events and outcomes into event profile data; a database that receives and stores the event profile data generated by the data processing module; a user application that accesses the event profile data from the database; and at least one processing unit that executes instructions stored in at least one non-transitory medium to implement at least one of the object tracking system, the data processing module, or the user application.. .
Mocap Analytics, Inc.

Action recognition in a video sequence

A method and system for action recognition in a video sequence is disclosed. The system comprises a camera configured to capture the video sequence and a server configured to perform action recognition.
Axis Ab

Recognition apparatus, recognition method, and computer program product

According to an embodiment, a recognition apparatus includes one or more processors. The one or more processors are configured to calculate, based on the input signal, a score vector sequence in which a plurality of score vectors each including respective scores of symbols are arranged; and cause, among: a first score vector in which a representative symbol corresponding to a best score is a recognition-target symbol; a second score vector in which a representative symbol is a non-target symbol, and a score of the representative symbol is worse than a first threshold; and a third score vector in which a representative symbol is a non-target symbol, and a score of the representative symbol is equal to the first threshold or better than the first threshold, a third score vector satisfying a predefined first condition, to pass through to filter the score vector sequence..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

System and character recognition using fully convolutional neural networks with attention

Embodiments of the present disclosure include a method that obtains a digital image. The method includes extracting a word block from the digital image.
Kodak Alaris Inc.

System and character recognition using fully convolutional neural networks

Embodiments of the present disclosure include a method for extracting symbols from a digitized object. The method includes processing the word block against a dictionary.
Kodak Alaris Inc.

Sensor enhanced speech recognition

A system for sensor enhanced speech recognition is disclosed. The system may obtain visual content or other content associated with a user and an environment of the user.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Display device, fingerprint recognition calibration display device and electronic apparatus

A display device, a fingerprint recognition calibration method for the display device and an electronic apparatus are disclosed. The fingerprint recognition calibration method includes: for any fingerprint recognition unit, during an initial calibration, displaying a first image by the display panel and acquiring a bright screen calibration fingerprint data by the fingerprint recognition unit and not displaying any image by the display panel and acquiring a dark screen calibration fingerprint data by the fingerprint recognition unit; during a fingerprint recognition, displaying the first image by the display panel and acquiring a bright screen fingerprint data by the fingerprint recognition unit; and performing calibration according to a calibration formula to obtain a calibrated fingerprint recognition data by the fingerprint recognition unit..
Shanghai Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.

System and monitoring changes in databases and websites

A system and method is described for constructing a differential web in which information including objects, numbers, or text in databases and web pages may be selected using pointing device movements. Once selected, objects may be designated to be monitored for changes, said changes being captured and made browsable on web-like constructs.
Sensoriant, Inc.

Methodology for automatic multilingual speech recognition

A method and device are provided for multilingual speech recognition. In one example, a speech recognition method includes receiving a multilingual input speech signal, extracting a first phoneme sequence from the multilingual input speech signal, determining a first language likelihood score indicating a likelihood that the first phoneme sequence is identified in a first language dictionary, determining a second language likelihood score indicating a likelihood that the first phoneme sequence is identified in a second language dictionary, generating a query result responsive to the first and second language likelihood scores, and outputting the query result..
The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Inc.

Computing initiating automatic booting process when cover is opened

A computing apparatus, including a cover having a display on one surface facing into a keyboard when the cover is in a closed state, further the display displays a graphic user interface including an automatic booting mode option for turning on or off an automatic booting mode of the computing apparatus; a sensing unit configured to detect an opening of the cover and detect a user's fingerprint; a memory configured to store at least one user account. In addition, the at least one user account is mapped to each fingerprint recognition result; and a controller configured to perform a booting process for operating an operating system (os) in response to detecting the opening of the cover if the automatic booting option is selected to turn on the automatic booting mode of the computing apparatus, and provide a user environment corresponding to the stored user account based on a fingerprint recognition result sensed by the sensing unit after the operating system (os) is operated..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Electronic device and controlling electronic device using speech recognition

According to an embodiment of the present disclosure, an electronic device may comprise a microphone, a display, and a processor, wherein the processor may be configured to control the display to display, on the display, content including at least one object and at least one text corresponding to the at least one object, the at least one text obtained based on a resource comprising the content, to determine a first text from among the at least one text corresponding to a voice received using the microphone, and to execute a command corresponding to the received voice on a first object corresponding to the first text from among the at least one object based on at least one command registered to control the at least one object.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Display control apparatus, display control method, and program

An information processing system that acquires captured image data corresponding to a user interface displayed on a first display, the user interface including a plurality of graphic representations each corresponding to a respective function; and controls a second display to display a representation of the user interface based on a recognition process performed on the user interface, the representation of the user interface indicating whether a function corresponding the plurality of the graphic representations is capable of being accessed.. .
Sony Corporation

Methods and systems for defining gestures for a user interface

To develop a user-interface prototype, a gesture patch is selected, a gesture is specified for the gesture patch, a first layer patch corresponding to a first layer of the user-interface prototype is selected, and an output of the gesture patch is coupled to an input of the first layer patch. The patches are graphical elements.

Concierge robot system, concierge service method, and concierge robot

A concierge robot system, a concierge service method, and a concierge robot are provided. The system provides an antificial intelligence type of concierge service, and includes: a user interface device that receives an external image and an external voice, and outputs the received image or voice on a screen or by voice; a storage device where a program that provides data through the user interface device based on learning data generated by using a neural network model is stored; and a processor that executes the program, wherein the program includes instructions for recognizing an emotion of a user, identified from the external image based on the learning data, outputting data that represents an emotion according to the emotion recognition to the screen, generating a conversation sentence that corresponds to natural language of web data externally collected through web scraping based on the learning data and outputting it by voice, generating user recommendation data for the identified user based on the learning data, and outputting the user recommendation data on the screen or processing it into natural language and outputting a corresponding conversation sentence by voice..
Roborus Co., Ltd.

Method and system for analyzing the distance to an object in an image

A controller/application synchronizes a camera's image capture rate with a lidar light burst rate. The controller instructs lidar to direct bursts within a field of view of the camera.
Wheego Electric Cars, Inc.

Antibodies and pharmaceutical compositions containing same useful for inhibiting activity of metalloproteins

An antibody comprising an antigen recognition region which comprises cdr amino acid sequences set forth in seq id no: 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12.. .
Yeda Research And Development Co. Ltd.

Bromodomain inhibitors

The present invention relates to substituted heterocyclic derivative compounds, compositions comprising said compounds, and the use of said compounds and compositions for epigenetic regulation by inhibition of bromodomain-mediated recognition of acetyl lysine regions of proteins, such as histones. Said compositions and methods are useful for the treatment of cancer and neoplastic disease..
Celgene Quanticel Research, Inc.

Lane division line recognition apparatus, lane division line recognition method, driving assist apparatus including lane division line recognition apparatus, and driving assist method including lane division line recognition method

The apparatus includes: a frontward imaging unit configured to capture an image ahead of the moving body; a frontward division line detection unit configured to detect a shape of a division line of a road surface, from the captured image, and calculate reliability of a frontward division line shape; a periphery imaging unit configured to capture an image of a periphery of the moving body; a periphery division line detection unit configured to detect a shape of the division line on the road surface, from the captured image, and calculate reliability of a periphery division line shape; and a division line shape determination unit configured to determine the shape of the division line on the road surface where the moving body moves, by selecting one from or combining the frontward division line shape and the periphery division line shape, based on first reliability and second reliability.. .
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Vacuum lamination device and laminating fingerprint recognition module under vacuum condition

A vacuum lamination device includes a top mold and a bottom mold. The top mold includes a laminating plate.
Primax Electronics Ltd.

Method for determining hearing thresholds in the absence of pure-tone testing

A method for determining hearing thresholds in the absence of pure-tone testing includes an adaptive speech recognition test which includes a calibrated item pool, each item having a difficulty value (di) and associated standard error (se). Test items are administered to a group of individuals having mild to moderately severe hearing loss to obtain responses.
Rochester Institute Of Technology

Highlight-based movie navigation, editing and sharing

Methods and apparatuses for highlight-based movie navigation, editing and sharing are described. In one embodiment, the method for processing media comprises: playing back a movie on a display of a media device performing gesture recognition to recognize one or more gestures made with respect to the display; and navigating through the media on a per highlight basis in response to recognizing the one or more gestures..

Interaction recognition of a television content interaction device

Interaction recognition of a television content interaction device is discussed herein. An embodiment operates by receiving, by at least one processor, interaction data from a receiver, wherein the receiver is configured to receive interaction data; determining, by at least one processor, an interaction from the interaction data; storing, by at least one processor, the determined interaction; selecting, by at least one processor, a content modification based upon the determined interaction; and modifying, by at least one processor, content streamed to the receiver according to the selected content modification..
Roku, Inc.

Electronic apparatus and operating method thereof

An electronic apparatus and an operating method thereof are provided. The electronic apparatus includes: a communication interface comprising communication circuitry; a display; a memory configured to store one or more instructions; and a processor configured to execute the one or more instructions, the instructions, when executed by the processor, cause the electronic apparatus to: transmit, to an external server, information for recognition of content displayed on the display, receive, from the external server, address information of replacement content to be displayed in a replacement slot including a section between the content and next content displayed next to the content in response to the transmission of the information, increase a display time of one or more frames included in the replacement content when length of the replacement content is less than length of the replacement slot, and remove one or more frames included in the replacement content when the length of the replacement content is greater than the length of the replacement slot..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Scheme for determining the locations and timing of advertisements and other insertions in media

A non-transitory computer readable storage medium stores one or more computer programs adapted to cause a processor based system to execute steps that include analyzing an image, identifying one or more faces in the image using a face recognition technique, designating at least one of the identified faces collectively as a first area of interest, and determining whether an insertion area exists in the image where additional content can be inserted without obstructing the first area of interest. Another computer program is adapted to cause a processor based system to execute steps that include determining whether the insertion area can be divided into two or more regions based on color.
Sony Interactive Entertainment America Llc

Method for processing image and electronic device supporting the same

An electronic device for image processing and a method thereof are provided. The electronic device includes a lens part, an image sensor, a memory, and at least one image processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Mobile terminal and control method therefor

Provided are a mobile terminal and a control method therefor. The mobile terminal includes: a touchscreen disposed on one side of a main body of the terminal; a push key mounted on the main body to receive a push input; and a controller that displays virtual keys associated with the settings or control of the terminal on the touchscreen when the push key is pushed, and executes functions associated with a speech recognition mode when a set period of time elapses without at least one touch input on the virtual keys being sensed..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Methods and biometric authentication in an electronic device

Embodiments of the disclosure provide methods and apparatus in which a biometric authentication score generated as the result of a biometric authentication algorithm is compared to a threshold value that can be dynamically varied as required to provide a variable level of security. For example, the threshold value may be varied in dependence on the semantic content of a voice signal, and/or the context in which the voice signal was acquired.
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

Speech recognition with acoustic models

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media for learning pronunciations from acoustic sequences. One method includes receiving an acoustic sequence, the acoustic sequence representing an utterance, and the acoustic sequence comprising a sequence of multiple frames of acoustic data at each of a plurality of time steps; stacking one or more frames of acoustic data to generate a sequence of modified frames of acoustic data; processing the sequence of modified frames of acoustic data through an acoustic modeling neural network comprising one or more recurrent neural network (rnn) layers and a final ctc output layer to generate a neural network output, wherein processing the sequence of modified frames of acoustic data comprises: subsampling the modified frames of acoustic data; and processing each subsampled modified frame of acoustic data through the acoustic modeling neural network..
Google Llc

Context-based smartphone sensor logic

Methods employ sensors in portable devices (e.g., smartphones) both to sense content information (e.g., audio and imagery) and context information. Device processing is desirably dependent on both.
Digimarc Corporation

In-vehicle speech recognition device and in-vehicle equipment

A speech recognition unit recognizes speech within a preset period. A determination unit determines whether the number of utterers in a vehicle is singular or plural.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Domestic appliance and operating a domestic appliance

A domestic appliance includes a user interface for a user to input commands, a camera for taking an image of an operating area from which the user interface can be operated by the user, a speech recognition device for detecting a speech command, and a control device configured to determine a level of security depending on the image that was taken by the camera and to execute the speech command detected by the speech recognition device depending on the level of security that has been determined.. .
Bsh Hausgerate Gmbh

Apparatus and correcting pronunciation by contextual recognition

Disclosed is an apparatus and method for correcting pronunciation by contextual recognition. The apparatus may include an interface configured to receive, from a speech recognition server, first text data obtained by converting speech data to a text, and a processor configured to extract a keyword from the received first text data, calculate a suitability of a word in the first text data in association with the extracted keyword, and update the first text data to second text data by replacing, with an alternative word, a word in the first text data having a suitability less than a preset reference value..
Linearhub

User interface based voice operations framework

A voice command is received in a web application integrated with a voice operations framework. The voice operations framework is integrated as a plugin in the web application.
Sap Se

Voice recognition apparatus and method

An intention analysis apparatus includes an extractor configured to extract a feature value from a text input corresponding to machine recognition of an audio signal, a verifier configured to verify at least one state value associated with at least one of the text input or the audio signal, and a trained calculator configured to calculate a probability distribution of a user intention corresponding to the audio signal based on the feature value and the at least one state value.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Voice interaction method and voice interaction device

A voice interaction method includes acquiring a voice utterance signal representative of an uttered voice, and acquiring a response signal representative of a response voice responsive to a content of the uttered voice identified by voice recognition of the voice utterance signal. The voice interaction method also includes supplying the response signal to a voice player, to have the response voice played by the voice player, and supplying an interjection signal representative of interjection voice to the voice player, to have the interjection voice played by the voice player during a wait period that starts from an end point of the uttered voice and ends at a start of playback of the response voice..
Yamaha Corporation

Selecting media using weighted key words based on facial recognition

Techniques are disclosed relating to selecting and/or ranking from among multiple recordings based on determining facial attributes associated with detected words. For example, each recording may be transcribed and analyzed to determine whether the recordings include words in one or more sets of words.
Unnanu Llc

Splitting utterances for quick responses

Methods, a system, and a classifier are provided. A method includes preparing, by a processor, pairs for an information retrieval task.
International Business Machines Corporation

Display controlling the same

A display apparatus and a method for controlling the same are disclosed. The display apparatus provided in a vehicle according to one embodiment of the present invention comprises a memory; a display unit displaying one or more data areas on a screen; and a controller controlling the display unit to further display additional data area on the basis of at least one of recognition and identification of a passenger who boards on the vehicle..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Video security system using a siamese reconstruction convolutional neural network for pose-invariant face recognition

A computer-implemented method, system, and computer program product is provided for video security. The method includes monitoring an area with a camera.
Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

Continuous gesture recognition for gaming systems

A method for controlling a wagering gaming apparatus includes displaying a game on a display screen, receiving, from a sensor device, a plurality of location data points corresponding to a plurality of locations of an anatomical feature of the player in three-dimensional space as the anatomical feature of the player moves in the three-dimensional space, analyzing a first group of the location data points to identify a first input command, the first group of location data points comprising sequential location data points, causing a first action to be taken in the game, the first action being determined based on the first input command, and analyzing a second group of the location data points to identify a second input command, the second group of location data points comprising sequential location data points. The first group of location data points and the second group of location data points at least partially overlap..
Igt

Recognition apparatus, determination method, and article manufacturing method

A recognition apparatus that recognizes one of the position and the orientation of an object includes an acquisition unit that illuminates the object, images the illuminated object, and acquires image data of the object, and a processing unit that acquires one of the position and the orientation based on a first degree of correlation as a degree of correlation between the image data and reference data related to one of the position and the orientation. The processing unit determines a condition on one of the illumination and the imaging based on a second degree of correlation as a degree of correlation between the image data and the reference data..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

System and calibrating a welding trainer

A system and method for calibrating a welding training apparatus. The system includes reference markers disposed in a 3-d space of a welding environment so as to have a known fixed orientation in the 3-d space of the welding environment.
Lincoln Global, Inc.

Object recognition system and registering a new object

An object recognition system includes a storage device, a reading unit, an output device, and a processor. The storage device stores a dictionary containing attributes of a plurality of registered objects.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Determining pose for use with digital watermarking, fingerprinting and augmented reality

Image recognition and augmented reality experiences utilize auxiliary data extracted from an image or video, or image fingerprints, or a combination of both. One claim recites a method of controlling a device, the device comprising a camera and a display screen.
Digimarc Corporation

Optical feedback for visual recognition authentication

Providing optical watermark signals for a visual authentication session by performing at least the following: receive, at an anti-spoof engine, an instruction to perform visual authentication operations for a visual authentication session, generate, with the anti-spoof engine, an optical watermark signal based on receiving the instruction, wherein the optical watermark signal includes at least one optical identifier to authenticate images captured during the visual authentication session, obtain, with the anti-spoof engine, an image source that includes captured images of the visual authentication session, determine, with the anti-spoof engine, whether the image source includes a reflected optical watermark signal, and compare, with the anti-spoof engine, whether the reflected optical watermark signal matches the generated optical watermark signal based on the determination that the image source includes the reflected optical watermark signal.. .
Mcafee, Inc.

Item recognition

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for using image data of an item to recognize the item. A method may include receiving device identification information for a first device, an image, and an account identifier associated with the image, determining, using the account identifier, account data, determining, using the device identification information, a particular set of one or more items associated with the first device, determining, using image recognition, that the image likely shows a first item in the particular set, identifying, from among the particular set and using the account data and the last determination, a second item that is different from the first item and that includes a second attribute value that is the same as a first attribute value for the first item, and providing, to a second device, instructions for presentation of information about the second item..
Accenture Global Solutions Limited

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing system

An image processing apparatus includes a one-image processor and plurality-of-image processor. The one-image processor performs first image processing for recognition for identifying an object existing in the target image, and associating a recognition result with the target image, with respect to a plurality of input images without synchronization.
Canon Imaging Systems Inc.

Image recognition device and image recognition method

An image recognition device includes svm operator which performs svm operation on input image and data storage which temporarily stores data generated during image recognition process, wherein the svm operator includes feature value calculator which calculates feature value representing degree to which recognition target that is target captured in the input image is similar to comparison target to be recognized, and cumulative adder which cumulatively adds feature values corresponding to teacher data classified into the same type of comparison targets in teacher data group. In the svm operation process, the feature value calculator calculates feature values corresponding to all teacher data and stores the feature values in the data storage, and the cumulative adder cumulatively adds feature values of the same type of comparison targets and outputs the feature values as recognition result of the recognition target in the image recognition process..
Olympus Corporation

Textile matching using color and pattern recognition and methods of use

Textile matching using color and pattern recognition and methods of use are provided herein. An example method includes analyzing an image (305) of a first article of clothing to obtain color information and pattern information (205-230), comparing the color information and pattern information of the first article of clothing to color information and pattern information for a plurality of other articles of clothing (using bayesian probability analysis to determine matched pairs, and providing a user with wardrobe suggestions using the matched pairs (705-740)..

Handwriting-based predictive population of partial virtual keyboards

A “stroke untangler” composes handwritten messages from handwritten strokes representing overlapping letters or partial letter segments are drawn on a touchscreen device or touch-sensitive surface. These overlapping strokes are automatically untangled and then segmented and combined into one or more letters, words, or phrases.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Extracting card data from multiple cards

Extracting financial card information with relaxed alignment comprises a method to receive an image of a card, determine one or more edge finder zones in locations of the image, and identify lines in the one or more edge finder zones. The method further identifies one or more quadrilaterals formed by intersections of extrapolations of the identified lines, determines an aspect ratio of the one or more quadrilateral, and compares the determined aspect ratios of the quadrilateral to an expected aspect ratio.
Google Llc

System and performing screen capture-based sensitive information protection within a call center environment

Portions of a customer interaction recording that include sensitive information can be identified by performing character recognition on the images in the recording. Field identifiers identified through character recognition are compared to a list of known identifiers of fields for entry of sensitive information.
Intellisist, Inc.

Event detection and summarisation

A method and apparatus are disclosed for determining behaviour of a plurality of candidate objects in a multi-candidate object scene. The method comprises the steps of frame-by-frame, extracting behaviour features from video data associated with a scene, providing the behaviour features to an input of a recognition module comprising an interval type 2 fuzzy logic (it2fls) based recognition model and classifying candidate object behaviour for a plurality of candidate objects in a current frame by selecting a candidate behaviour model having a highest output degree for each candidate object..
University Of Essex Enterprises Limited

Visual tracking method and robot based on monocular gesture recognition

The present disclosure discloses a visual tracking method based on gesture recognition and a robot thereof. By recognizing a feature gesture, an accurate offset angle between a robot and a tracking target is obtained in real time, accurate tracking is facilitated, and the tracking is more natural.
Nanjing Avatarmind Robot Technology Co., Ltd.

Siamese reconstruction convolutional neural network for pose-invariant face recognition

A computer-implemented method, system, and computer program product is provided for pose-invariant facial recognition. The method includes generating, by a processor using a recognition neural network, a rich feature embedding for identity information and non-identity information for each of one or more images.
Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

Action recognition system with landmark localization on objects in images using convolutional neural networks

An action recognition system and method are provided. The action recognition system includes an image capture device configured to capture an actual image depicting an object.
Nec Laboratories America, Inc.

Fingerprint recognition method and electronic device using the same

A fingerprint recognition method adapted to an electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a processing unit and a fingerprint sensor.
Egis Technology Inc.

Methods and authentication in an electronic device

Embodiments of the invention provide methods and apparatus for monitoring the routing configuration within an electronic device such that a biometric authentication process can be carried out without interference from other components of the device, such as may occur when the device has become infected with malware for example. The invention may provide a codec or speaker recognition processor, coupled to receive biometric input data, comprising a security module that determines whether a routing configuration complies with one or more rules.
Cirrus Logic International Semiconductor Ltd.

System and recognizing handwritten stroke input

A system, method and computer program product for use in recognizing content associated with handwritten stroke input to a computing device is provided. The computing device is connected to an input interface.
Myscript

Method for identifying parkinson disease dementia from parkinson disease

The present invention provides a method for identifying parkinson disease with normal cognition or parkinson disease dementia in a subject.. .
Magqu Co. Ltd.

Microfluidics detecting chemicals in water in near real time

This invention relates to a method and system for measuring concentrations of total recoverable metals in fluids in real time. The method employs microfluidics channels with electrically actuated valves and pumps.

Drink producing apparatus with filling level and/or vessel recognition device, household refrigeration apparatus as well as producing and dispensing a drink

A drink producing apparatus includes: a dispensing unit for dispensing liquid from the drink producing apparatus, a dispensing container, which is formed for receiving a liquid addable to a drink by the drink producing apparatus, wherein the dispensing container is connected to the dispensing unit of the drink producing apparatus for leading the liquid from the dispensing container to the dispensing unit, and the dispensing unit comprises a dispensing opening, from which the liquid can be dispensed into a vessel, a vessel capturing unit for capturing at least one geometric parameter of the vessel. The invention also relates to a household refrigeration apparatus and to a method..
Bsh Hausgeraete Gmbh

Dashboard tissue holder

A control system is operable within a host vehicle to control the operation of signaling apparatus indicative of a driver intent to present a tissue box. The current invention permits the activation of an electro-mechanical system located proximally to said driver to permit access to a tissue.

System and communicating in a welding system over welding power cables

A system and method are provided for recognizing peripheral devices coupled to a welding power source and changing operational settings of the welding power source based the recognized peripheral. Systems and methods allow for remote recognition of the type and capabilities of a peripheral device using handshake communication signals..
Lincoln Global, Inc.

Compositions comprising cinnamaldehyde and zinc and methods of using such compositions

Compositions comprise an amount of cinnamaldehyde that is orally tolerable, thus avoiding an unpleasant mouth feeling, and also tolerable in the gastrointestinal tract. The cinnamaldehyde is supplemented by zinc, and the combination can be effective to increase at least one of energy expenditure, sympathetic nervous system activity, or fat oxidation.
Nestec S.a.

Program and system for early detection and prevention of mild dementia

The invention consists of: generating a stereoscopic image area a2 for displaying stereoscopic images; displaying a plurality of objects ob21, ob22 within a virtual space constructed in the stereoscopic image area a2 with the positions or orientations thereof changing, rotating the plurality of objects ob21, ob22 at an arbitrary speed centered on an arbitrary centroid position p2 established within the virtual space, and also changing the color of the objects at an arbitrary timing and duration; and recording as a test result of spatial recognition ability and situational judgment ability the time difference between the timing and duration of the change in color of the objects ob21, ob22 and a user operation on user interfaces g22, g23 as well as the accuracy of the user operation.. .

Gesture recognition system using depth perceptive sensors

Acquired three-dimensional positional information is used to identify user created gesture(s), which gesture(s) are classified to determine appropriate input(s) to an associated electronic device or devices. Preferably at at least one instance of a time interval, the posture of a portion of a user is recognized, based at least one factor such as shape, position, orientation, velocity.
Longwood Gardens, Inc.

Smart management of mobile applications based on visual recognition

Systems, methods, and computer program products to perform an operation comprising executing a first application on a mobile device, identifying a first user in proximity to the mobile device based on a predefined proximity criterion, and responsive to identifying the first person in proximity to the mobile device, identifying, in a registry, a first action defined on the basis of a predefined association between the first application and the first user, and performing the first action to modify at least one of the mobile device and the first application.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

Image pickup apparatus that displays aspect markers, and storage medium

An image pickup apparatus that prevents erroneous recognition of a photographing range when a video acquired using an anamorphic lens is displayed. A system controller determines a type of a lens mounted on a lens mounting section.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and real-time traffic information provision

A method for recognizing a moving object includes receiving real-time video data from an image capturing device by an object recognition apparatus, extracting a first image at a first time point of the real-time video data by the object recognition apparatus, extracting a first background image from the first image, extracting a second image at a second time point of the real-time video data by the object recognition apparatus, wherein the second time point is after the first time point, updating the first background image to a second background image based on the second image, comparing the second image with the second background image to extract a moving object, and extracting the moving object.. .
Samsung Sds Co., Ltd.

Cognitive recording and sharing

A system and method and computer program product for cognitive recording and sharing of live events. The system includes: a sensing and transmitting device that can sense the biometric signatures of an individual; a processing unit that analyses the sensed signal and initiate a set of actions; a recording device or the like to record the event; and a networked sharing device configured to subsequently share recorded event content.
International Business Machines Corporation

Platform dmft and interaction with ihv dmft

The present disclosure provides devices and techniques for processing a media capture stream captured by a camera device using a chain device media foundation transform (dmft). The techniques include configuring multiple dmfts such that an original manufacturer (oem) may have flexibility in independently selecting various functionalities from different sources (e.g., os, oem, ihv, isv, or vars) in order to maximize hardware capabilities while minimizing the drawbacks of creating a single dmft.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Television key phrase detection

Images of key phrases or hashtags appear on televised feeds. Image processing techniques, such as feature locating algorithms or character recognition algorithms, can be used to locate the images of key phrases in the images.
Twitter, Inc.

Captcha systems and methods

Systems and methods for verifying human users through cognitive processes that computers cannot imitate are described herein. Human cognitive language processing techniques may be used to verify human users.

Method and key generation based on face recognition using cnn and rnn

A face recognition based key generation apparatus controls a key generation model that is formed of a cnn and an rnn to be learned to generate a desired key having a consistent value by using sample facial images of a key owner and a pin of the key owner as inputs, and the key generation model receives a facial image of the key owner and the pin of the key owner, as inputs at a desired key generation time, and generates a key.. .
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Nfc tag recognition device and nfc tag recognition system including the same

An nfc tag recognition device includes an antenna responsive to signals transmitted by an nfc tag, a radio frequency (rf) signal processor measuring power of the signal received by the antenna from the nfc tag and converting the signal into digital data, an nfc controller extracting an authentication key from the digital data, an authentication signal processor generating an authentication pattern from the nfc tag, and an authentication signal storage storing an authentication key and an authentication pattern of a registered user. The authentication signal processor generates an authorization grant signal if the extracted authentication key matches the stored authentication key and the generated authentication pattern matches the stored authentication pattern..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Display device

A display device includes a flexible display module and provides a display area including a fingerprint recognition area, and a non-display area outside the display area. The flexible display module includes a display panel including a light-emitting element, a touch sensing unit disposed on the display panel, and a fingerprint recognition unit overlapping with the fingerprint recognition area.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Information processing device and information processing method

Included are a speech recognition result obtainer that obtains a speech recognition result, which is text data obtained by speech recognition processing, a priority obtainer that obtains priority corresponding to each of a plurality of tasks that are each identified by a plurality of dialog processing based on the speech recognition result; and a dialog processing controller that causes a plurality of devices to perform the distributed execution of the plurality of dialog processing mutually different from each other. The dialog processing controller provides, based on the priority, control information in accordance with a task identified by the distributed execution to an executer that operates based on the control information..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Corporation Of America

Distinguishable open sounds

Systems for speech enabling devices perform methods of configuring distinct open sounds for different devices to indicate to users when each device is recognizing speech. Open sounds are stored both on computer-readable media within a device and on server systems to which devices interface over networks.
Soundhound, Inc.

System and parameterization of speech recognition grammar specification (srgs) grammars

A method includes: loading, by a processor, a grammar specification defining at least one parameterizable grammar including a plurality of rules; setting, by the processor, an initial state of a grammar processor as a current state, the current state including parameters supplied to the rules; selecting, by the processor, a rule of the plurality of rules matching the parameters of the current state of the grammar processor; applying, by the processor, the selected rule to the audio and updating the current state; determining, by the processor, whether termination conditions have been met; in response to determining the termination conditions are not met, selecting, by the processor, from the plurality of rules in accordance with parameters of the updated state; and in response to determining the termination conditions are met, outputting, by the processor, a recognizer result of the current state.. .
Interactive Intelligence Group, Inc.

Location-based voice query recognition

In some implementations, systems and methods are capable of performing location-based voice query recognition. Audio corresponding to an utterance of the user and data indicating a location associated with a user are initially received.
Google Inc.

Led display fund-raising and alert and warning system

Advantage: providing an opportunity for local business to win community recognition.. .

Display control device, display control method, and recording medium

There is provided a display control device including a display controller configured to place a virtual object within an augmented reality space corresponding to a real space in accordance with a recognition result of a real object shown in an image captured by an imaging part, and an operation acquisition part configured to acquire a user operation. When the user operation is a first operation, the display controller causes the virtual object to move within the augmented reality space..
Sony Corporation

Estimation of food volume and carbs

There is disclosed a system for estimating the volume of food on a plate, for example meal, with a mobile device. The system uses a camera and a light pattern projector.
University Of Bern

Voice recognition to authenticate a mobile payment

Systems and methods are provided for authenticating mobile payments from a customer account to a merchant. The systems and methods may include a financial service provider receiving a request to authorize an electronic transaction at a point-of-sale.
Capital One Financial Corporation

Template based calendar events with graphic enrichment

Template based calendar events with graphic enrichment are provided. In some examples, upon receiving a request to create a calendar event, an event creation prompt may be presented.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

System and processing packages for shipping

Systems, software, and methods for processing a package for shipping to a recipient are described. The system includes a user device and a package intake device.
The Perfect Shipping Llc

Method of converting neural network and recognition apparatus using the same

A neural network conversion method and a recognition apparatus that implements the method are provided. A method of converting an analog neural network (ann) to a spiking neural network (snn) normalizes first parameters of a trained ann based on a reference activation that is set to be proximate to a maximum activation of artificial neurons included in the ann, and determines second parameters of an snn based on the normalized first parameters..
Universitaet Zuerich

Recurrent neural network training method, computer program therefor and speech recognition device

[solution] the training method includes a step 220 of initializing the rnn, and a training step 226 of training the rnn by designating a certain vector as a start position and optimizing various parameters to minimize error function. The training step 226 includes: an updating step 250 of updating rnn parameters through truncated bptt using consecutive n (n≥3) vectors having a designated vector as a start point and using a reference value of a tail vector as a correct label; and a first repetition step 240 of repeating the process of executing the training step by newly designating a vector at a position satisfying a prescribed relation with the tail of n vectors used at the updating step until an end condition is satisfied.

System and automated object recognition

A system and method for object recognition is presented. The system is based on finding invariant common features in source and target images, projecting these features into a four dimensional space comprised of the x,y coordinates of each feature on source and target image, and detecting the existence (or lack thereof) of a sufficient number of such points on a single hyperplane or hypersurface.
Trendiguru Llc

Image quality assessment and improvement for performing optical character recognition

Techniques are disclosed for performing optical character recognition (ocr) by assessing and improving quality of electronic documents to perform the ocr. For example a method for identifying information in an electronic document includes obtaining a reference image of the electronic document, distorting the reference image by adjusting different sets of one or more parameters associated with a quality of the reference image to generate a plurality of distorted images, analyzing each distorted image to detect the adjusted set of parameters and corresponding adjusted values, determining an accuracy of detection of the set of parameters and the adjusted values, and training a model based at least on the plurality of distorted images and the accuracy of the detection, wherein the trained model determines at least a first technique for adjusting a set of parameters in a second image to prepare the second image for optical character recognition..
Intuit Inc.

Method and recognizing object using multi-sensing

A method for recognizing an object, including acquiring a device identifier (id) assigned to a device carried by the object, through an object recognition apparatus, using the object recognition apparatus, filtering a plurality of object data using the acquired device id to provide filtered object data, generating image data of the object from a video generated by a video sensor, comparing the image data of the object with the filtered object data, and recognizing the object based on a result of the comparison.. .
Samsung Sds Co., Ltd.

Method of taking a picture without glare

A glare reducing optical recognition system that recognizes alphanumeric text wherein the system includes a first light emitter that emits light in a first direction and a second light emitter that emits light in a second direction different from the first direction. The system includes an image capturing device that captures a first image of alphanumeric text illuminated by the first light emitter emitting light in the first direction, and a second image of the alphanumeric text illuminated by the second light emitter emitting light in the second direction.
Engineering Innovation, Inc.

Data recognition model construction constructing data recognition model thereof, and data recognition recognizing data thereof

Disclosed is a data recognition model construction apparatus. The data recognition model construction apparatus includes a video inputter configured to receive a video, an image composition unit configured to, based on a common area included in each of a plurality of images that form at least a portion of the video, generate a composition image by overlaying at least a portion of the plurality of images, a learning data inputter configured to receive the generated composition image, a model learning unit configured to make a data recognition model learn using the generated composition image, and a model storage configured to store the learnt data recognition model..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Reducing scale estimate errors in shelf images

Example image processing methods, apparatus/systems and articles of manufacture are disclosed herein. An example apparatus includes an image recognition application to identify matches between stored patterns and objects detected in a shelf image, where the shelf image has a shelf image scale estimate.
The Nielsen Company (us), Llc

Method and system for providing feedback ui service of face recognition-based application

The present invention includes the steps of: displaying an unlocking interface via a user interrupt; receiving an unlocking pattern inputted via the unlocking interface; detecting the received unlocking pattern and executing a mode corresponding to the detected unlocking pattern to thereby measure the status degree of an object corresponding to the detected unlocking pattern; and calling a lookup table in which a range of adequate status degrees for each type is measured and matched according to a pre-set and classified object type to thereby determine the status degree of the measured object, and feeding back the result of the determination via the unlocking interface.. .
Korea Advanced Institute Of Science And Technology

Face recognition system and face recognition method

The present invention relates to a face recognition system and a face recognition method, mainly comprising a lighting preprocessing module, a feature generation module, a facial feature library module, and a feature matching and recognition module. In the face recognition method, the inputted face image is first light-difference optimized by means of the lighting preprocessing module, then a feature vector of the face image is generated by means of the feature generation module; then, the feature vector to be recognized is matched with all of the feature vectors in the feature library and computed to arrive at an identity result corresponding to the feature vector to be recognized.
Yutou Technology (hangzhou) Co., Ltd.

Facial recognition system

A recognition system is provided for that includes a camera, at least one speaker, a microphone, and a processor in communication with the camera, the speaker, and the microphone. The processor is configured to recognize faces or devices and to receive a selection of at least one face or device to be monitored.
Bose Corporation

Digital asset management system (dams)

A digital asset management system (dams) provides an integrated user experience for the rapid and facile manipulation of a users digital assets in an online environment. Spanning the spectrum of digital assets, the dams system set forth herein enables users to tag, fitter, collect, and show such digital assets in a manner which requires preferably minimal user interaction in order to achieve digital asset management and exhibition.
Oath Inc.

System and annotating utterances based on tags assigned by unmanaged crowds

A system and method of tagging utterances with named entity recognition (“ner”) labels using unmanaged crowds is provided. The system may generate various annotation jobs in which a user, among a crowd, is asked to tag which parts of an utterance, if any, relate to various entities associated with a domain.
Voicebox Technologies Corporation

Image forming apparatus and recording medium suitable for test copy

Provided is an image forming apparatus that solves a problem of work related to copying becoming complicated when a test copy is performed. The image forming apparatus according to this disclosure includes a scanner unit, a printer-control unit, a storage device, a characteristic-extracting unit, and a system-control unit.
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.

Freehand table manipulation

Recognition of freehand input enables gestures and objects to be recognized as tables and actions taken in relation to tables. For example, drawing a rectangle intersected by horizontal and vertical lines will create a table object that functions as a table within a productivity application, but may inherit visual cues from the strokes used to draw it.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Textual content speed player

A computer program that requires nothing more of a user than to read their choice of textual content in an animated format to increase reading speed via reconditioned reading behavior. The computer program: highlights a word on a page and puts a copy of the word in the center of the page so a reader can fix their eyes on the center of the page and still satisfy the common scanning strategy of repositioning the eyes to project a word on the center of the retina while the reader is reconditioned, by the highlighting of words progressing through the body text, to use the faster scanning strategy of fixing the eyes and changing the position on the retina being read; presents a picture representing the meaning of each word in order to recondition a user to use the faster cognitive strategy of triggering recognition of meaning with a picture; presents textual content with a timing based on syllables in order to create a presentation of textual content in sync with the natural timing of speech; can add a speaking voice to the animated format which enables the non-reader to learn printed language through context alone; can record the audio of an individual word read out loud from a selection of textual content for future playback of any textual content containing the word..

Interactive system and glasses with gesture recognition function

Glasses with gesture recognition function include a glasses frame and a gesture recognition system. The gesture recognition system is disposed on the glasses frame and configured to detect hand gestures in front of the glasses thereby generating a control command.
Pixart Imaging Inc.

User interface device using transmission and reception of ultrasonic signals

Disclosed is a user interface device that interacts with a computer or a tv that realizes an electronic device, the user interface device including a motion recognition module configured to recognize a motion of a user by using transmission and reception of an ultrasonic signal; and a battery configured to supply electric power to the motion recognition module.. .
Center For Integrated Smart Sensors Foundation

Road sign recognition

Vehicles can be equipped with computing devices, networks, sensors and controllers to determine, modify, and/or augment a digital map of the surrounding real world. Computing devices included in a vehicle can determine road sign locations in lidar data.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Smart glasses

A smart glasses comprises a glasses body constituted by a glasses frame and lenses; an image acquisition device provided on the glasses body for acquiring an environment image; a detection device in communicative connection with the image acquisition device, which acquires the environment image and detects and extracts a human face image and/or a foreign language image in the environmental image; a recognition device in communicative connection with the detection device for recognizing the human face image and/or foreign language image to acquire identity information and mother tongue information; and an information output device, playing the identity information, the mother tongue information, the identity information and/or mother tongue information, and at least one of the following images to a specified user: the human face image, the foreign language image, and the environment image. In this way, acquaintances and strangers can be recognized and foreign languages can be translated..
Zhejiang Geely Automobile Research Institute Co., Ltd

Gesture recognition with sensors

A sensor for motion or gesture sensing may be configured to emit radio frequency signals such as for pulsed range gated sensing. The sensor may include a radio frequency transmitter configured to emit the pulses and a receiver configured to receive reflected ones of the emitted radio frequency signals.
Resmed Sensor Technologies Limited

System and single molecule detection

A single molecule sensing or detecting device includes a first electrode and a second electrode separated from the first electrode by a gap. The first electrode and the second electrode have an opening formed therethrough.
Arizona Board Of Regents On Behalf Of Arizona State University

Apparatus and generation of olfactory information capable of calibration based on pattern recognition model

An apparatus and method for generating olfactory information, which relate to a method of expressing the capability of an electronic nose and delivery of a recognized odor in a virtual reality system. The apparatus includes a plurality of gas sensors configured to recognize real-world odors and acquire raw data of a result of recognizing the real-world odors and a processor configured to generate a calibration model determination result of each of the plurality of gas sensors by applying a calibration model allocated to each of the plurality of gas sensors to measurement data of each of the plurality of gas sensors, compare the calibration model determination results of the plurality of gas sensors with each other, and determine whether to calibrate an olfactory recognition model for recognizing the real-world odors, based on a result of the comparison between the calibration model determination results..
Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute

Object recognition device, object recognition method, equipment control system, and distance image generation device

According to one aspect of the present invention, an object recognition device for performing recognition processing on a distance image to recognize an object includes a determination unit, a changing unit, and a recognition processor. The determination unit is configured to determine a valid distance pixel forming the distance image and an invalid distance pixel not forming the distance image, based on a feature value of each pixel in a captured image.

Method for detecting target nucleic acid

The disclosure of the present description provides a method for detecting a target nucleic acid, whereby probe hybridization can be accomplished efficiently. To that end, a target nucleic acid is amplified using a first primer having a tag sequence complementary to a detection probe pre-associated with the target nucleic acid and a first recognition sequence that recognizes a first base sequence in the target nucleic acid and also having a linking site capable of inhibiting or arresting a dna polymerase reaction disposed between the tag sequence and the first recognition sequence, and a second primer having a second recognition sequence that recognizes a second base sequence in the target nucleic acid, the amplified fragment is brought into contact with a detection probe so as to allow hybridization, and the hybridization product is detected..
Ngk Insulators, Ltd.

Scintillant nanoparticles for detection of radioisotope activity

Scintillant-doped polystyrene core nanoparticles surrounded by a silica shell can be used to quantify low-energy radionuclides. The nanoparticles are recoverable and re-useable, which may reduce waste and allow for sample recovery.
Arizona Board Of Regents On Behalf Of The University Of Arizona

5-substituted-5-hydroxy-5-aryl-3-oxo-pentanoate derivatives and their enantiopure forms

The present invention relates to novel tertiary alcohol derivatives substituted with aryl and trifluoromethyl, and optical isomers thereof. In addition, the present invention also relates to methods for the preparation and use as enantiomer recognition agent thereof.
Okinawa Institute Of Science And Technology School Corporation

Cleaning drone

A computer-implemented method for managing the flight of a drone comprising a physical treatment device, the method comprises the steps repeated over time of measuring the distance between the drone and an object present in the environment of the drone; adjusting the distance from the drone to the object according to predefined internal parameters; and performing a physical treatment on the object from the drone. Developments describe the management of distances to objects, surface tracking, object recognition, the installation of beacons in the environment, the use of on-board or remotely accessed sensors (e.g.

Integrated production of abdominal aortic stents using 3d printing

An integrated, automated method to make various abdominal aortic stents with 3d printing technology and computerized recognition algorithms. Cost, risk, and time from assessment to recovery are reduced..

Compositions and methods of improved wound healing

Compositions and methods are contemplated for treatment of a wound, and especially a sterile or tlr/nod ligand-poor wound in which contemporaneous administration of a ca2+-flux agonist (cfa) and a pattern recognition receptor (prr) ligand improves wound healing.. .
Chan Soon-shiong Nanthealth Foundation

Diagnostic system with sound recognition

A blending system diagnoses a blending device. The blending system may include a diagnostic system that captures audio and diagnosis an issue of a blending device.
Vita-mix Management Corporation

Cooking management device equipped with a cooking vessel recognition system

A food cooking management device configured to be removably positioned on a cooking vessel cooperating with a hot plate, the cooking management device being configured to emit signals intended either to control the hot plate or to prompt the user to act on the hot plate and/or on the food being cooked, wherein the cooking management device includes a recognition system to recognize a type and/or size of the cooking vessel on which the cooking management device is positioned, said recognition system acting on the cooking management device in order to adapt the signals emitted according to the type and/or size of the cooking vessel recognized.. .
Seb S.a.

Method of identifying a golfer wearing a golf jersey

A golf jersey comprises a shirt having a collar with at least one digit on the back of the jersey. Such a jersey can expand into a matched set that provides recognition of a golfer and provides advertisements and financial benefits to the golfer, other individuals, or an organization, without necessarily requiring third party endorsements.

Method and connection between electronic devices

Disclosed are a method and an apparatus for connecting electronic devices based on biometric information without a certification server. An electronic device includes a wireless communication unit configured to perform wireless communication with an external device; a biometric recognition module; a memory; and a processor connected to the wireless communication unit, the biometric recognition module, and the memory.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Communication terminal identification information identifying processing system

Objective is to provide a communication terminal identification information identifying processing system for identifying communication terminal identification information of a portable communication terminal used by a user when the user uses communication through an access point. Provided is a communication terminal identification information identifying processing system includes a person recognition processing unit that performs person recognition processing based on image information obtained by capturing a wireless lan communication spot by a capturing device, a communication terminal identification information acquisition processing unit that acquires communication terminal identification information, a communication terminal identification information storage unit that stores, for each person, candidate communication terminal identification information of the portable communication terminal used by the person, a communication terminal identification information comparison processing unit that compares the candidate communication terminal identification information of the portable communication terminal stored in the communication terminal identification information storage unit and the communication terminal identification information acquired in the communication terminal identification information acquisition processing unit, and generates new candidate communication terminal identification information, and an output processing unit that outputs a part or all of the candidate communication terminal identification information stored in the communication terminal identification information storage unit..
Allied Telesis Holdings K.k.

Visual hash tags via trending recognition activities, systems and methods

A system and method of treating image data as a visual hash tag are presented. A device is able to subscribe to a content channel, possibly a channel that provide social media information, by the act of recognizing related objects without requiring a user to annotate content with unnatural hash tags..
Nant Holdings Ip, Llc

Method and system for digitization of document

A method and a system for digitization of a document are disclosed. The document is scanned to generate an electronic document.
Conduent Business Services, Llc

Method of mutual authentication between agent and data manager in u-health environment

Disclosed is a method of mutual authentication between an agent and a data manager in a u-health environment, in which the agent performs identification recognition using an identification (id) of the agent, i.e., a system-id, a secret key, encryption, and a one-time use random number generator, instead of using biometric scan data of an existing ieee 11073 agent, and hence bidirectional authentication, rather than unidirectional authentication, is allowed.. .
Industry-academic Cooperation Foundation Halla University

Charged particle beam apparatus, alignment charged particle beam apparatus, alignment program, and storage medium

The present invention shortens the time spent in a search for a visual field by a user in a charged particle beam apparatus in which an observation range on a sample is set by using a captured image of the sample. When the contour of a sample table is circularly configured, for example, the central position of a sample table image on an optical image is quickly, easily, and accurately obtained by calculating, from the coordinates of the respective vertices of a triangle circumscribed about the contour created on the optical image by the user, the incenter of the triangle without direct recognition by automatic image analysis, which is complex and time-consuming, of the contour of the sample table image on the optical image..
Hitachi High-technologies Corporation

Vehicle ambient audio classification via neural network machine learning

A method and an apparatus for detecting and classifying sounds around a vehicle via neural network machine learning are described. The method involves an audio recognition system that may determine the origin of the sounds being inside or outside of a vehicle and classify the sounds into different categories such as adult, child, or animal sounds.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Device specific multi-channel data compression

A sensor device may include a computing device in communication with multiple microphones. A neural network executing on the computing device may receive audio signals from each microphone.
Google Llc

Voice processing apparatus, wearable apparatus, mobile terminal, and voice processing method

A voice processing apparatus includes: a scenario storing unit configured to store a scenario as text information; a sound collecting unit configured to collect sound uttered by an utterer; a voice recognizing unit configured to perform voice recognition on the sound collected by the sound collecting unit; and a subtitle generating unit configured to read the text information from the scenario storing unit, to generate subtitles, and to change a display of a portion which has been already uttered by the utterer in a character string of the subtitles on the basis of a result of voice recognition by the voice recognizing unit.. .
Honda Motor Co., Ltd.

Privacy-preserving training corpus selection

The present disclosure relates to training a speech recognition system. A system that includes an automated speech recognizer and receives data from a client device.
Google Llc

Arbitration-based voice recognition

A first voice input is detected and a first measure of confidence associated with the first voice input is determined. A message is received comprising a second measure of confidence associated with detection of the first voice input by a network device.
Sonos, Inc.

Identifying contacts using speech recognition

A system receives candidate strings from a speech recognition engine. Where the speech recognition indicates success, the candidate string may be reported or otherwise used.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Method and discovering trending terms in speech requests

Systems and processes are disclosed for discovering trending terms in automatic speech recognition. Candidate terms (e.g., words, phrases, etc.) not yet found in a speech recognizer vocabulary or having low language model probability can be identified based on trending usage in a variety of electronic data sources (e.g., social network feeds, news sources, search queries, etc.).
Apple Inc.

Device and audio frame processing

A device and method for calculating scattering features for audio signal recognition. An interface receives an audio signal that is processed by at least one processor to obtain an audio frame.
Thomson Licensing

Head lowering and turning reminding device, control method thereof and helmet

A head lowering and turning reminding device, a control method thereof and a helmet are disclosed. The reminding device is disposed on a vehicle or worn by a user of the vehicle, and includes: a speed sensor configured to detect a ground speed of the vehicle; a head posture monitoring module configured to monitor a head posture of the user and generate a signal relevant to a head rotating action of the user; a recognition module configured to receive the signal and recognize at least one of a head lowering action and a head turning action of the user and a duration time of this action; and an alarm module configured to output an alarm for reminding the user upon the ground speed being greater than a speed threshold and the duration time exceeding a preset time threshold..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Personal safety monitoring

A method of monitoring and a monitoring device for detecting notable behaviors of other persons, by monitoring for and capturing unique identification information for persons, such as biometric (e.g., facial recognition) data or identifiers broadcast from mobile devices. Records of detected unique identification information are stored in memory with location, day and/or time of day, so that newly detected identification information can be compared to that previously stored data and location, day and/or time.

Method and annotating point cloud data

The present application discloses a method and apparatus for annotating point cloud data. A specific implementation of the method includes: collecting data in a given scenario by using a laser radar and a non-laser radar sensor to respectively obtain point cloud data and sensor data; segmenting and tracking the point cloud data to obtain point cloud segmentation and tracking results; recognizing and tracking feature objects in the sensor data to obtain feature object recognition and tracking results; correcting the point cloud segmentation and tracking results by using the feature object recognition and tracking results, to obtain confidence levels of the point cloud recognition and tracking results; and determining a point cloud segmentation and tracking result whose confidence level is greater than a confidence level threshold as a point cloud annotation result.
Beijing Baidu Netcom Science And Technology Co., Ltd.

Automatic detection of disease from analysis of echocardiographer findings in echocardiogram videos

Automatic detection of disease from analysis of echocardiographer findings in echocardiogram videos is provided. In various embodiments, a plurality of medical images containing embedded text are read.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and classification and authentication of identification documents using a machine learning based convolutional neural network

The present disclosure describes systems and methods to classify and authenticate id documents based on the information contained on the face of the id document. This present system can automatically classify, authenticate, and extracting data from documents using artificial intelligence (ai) based machine learning for image recognition.
Confirm, Inc.

Fingerprint recognition card and operating fingerprint recognition card

A fingerprint recognition card includes a first region configured to receive power from a battery of the fingerprint recognition card, supply the power supplied from the battery to a second region in response to an input of a power button of the fingerprint recognition card, and control activation of a third region based on a fingerprint authentication result provided from the second region, the second region configured to be activated in response to the power supplied from the first region and include a fingerprint sensor configured to sense a fingerprint input by a user of the fingerprint recognition card and the third region configured to be activated based on the control of the first region.. .
Kona I Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for facilitating recognition of a device and/or an instance of an app invoked on a device

A system of classifying devices and/or app instances a new or returning divides attributes generated from observations received from an uncharacterized device/software app into base-fingerprint attributes and predictor attributes, where the two kinds of attributes have different longevities. Predictor attribute tuples from attribute tuples having the same base fingerprint as the base fingerprint corresponding to the uncharacterized device/app, and the predictor attribute tuple corresponding to the uncharacterized device/app are analyzed using a machine learned predictor function to obtain a final fingerprint.
Inauth, Inc.

Image scanning system and image scanning method

The present disclosure provides an image scanning system and an image scanning method. The image scanning method includes: receiving a first image of a first optical device and a second image of a second optical device; determining objects of the first image or the second image; selecting at least one of the objects of the first image or the second image as a region of interest to scan the region of interest continuously by the second optical device so as to obtain depth image information of the region of interest; and integrating the depth image information into the first or second image.
Industrial Technology Research Institute

Method and apparatus to perform material recognition and training for material recognition

Provided are method and apparatuses related to material recognition and training. A training apparatus for material recognition generates training data associated with a material by generating a texture image having a texture attribute from an object image and recognizing material information from the texture image using a material model..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Dual embedded optical character recognition (ocr) engines

A camera system with dual embedded optical character recognition (ocr) engines. The camera system includes a camera module for capturing an image of a vehicle, the image including a license plate with a license plate number containing characters; a first ocr engine that produces a first read and first confidence level by extracting the characters from the license plate; and a second ocr engine, different from the first ocr engine, that produces a second read and second confidence level extracting the characters from the license plate.
3m Innovative Properties Company

Self-correction recognition for valuable document recognition device

A self-correction recognition method and device for a valuable document recognition device is provided. The method includes: extracting a feature of a valuable document; determining whether the feature falls in a discriminant library of any preset category, and obtaining a substitutive centroid according to a feature centroid and the feature in a case that the feature falls in a discriminant library of any preset category; and updating the discriminant library of the category by replacing the feature centroid of the category with the substitutive centroid.
Grg Banking Equipment Co., Ltd.

Road marking recognition device

A road marking recognition device recognizes a road marking from an image acquired by imaging a road surface of a road on which a vehicle is traveling. The road marking recognition device includes: a storage unit configured to store a plurality of templates each of which corresponds to a corresponding one of plurality of feature portions of a road marking as a recognition target and between which a relative positional relationship is known; and a recognition unit configured to detect a second feature portion corresponding to a second template among the plurality of templates when the first feature portion is detected from the image..
National University Corporation Tokyo University Of Agriculture And Technology

Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and image processing system

An image processing method for a picture of a participant, photographed in an event, such as a marathon race, increases the accuracy of recognition of a race bib number by performing image processing on a detected race bib area, and associates the recognized race bib number with a person in the picture. This image processing method detects a person from an input image, estimates an area in which a race bib exists based on a face position of the detected person, detects an area including a race bib number from the estimated area, performs image processing on the detected area to thereby perform character recognition of the race bib number from an image subjected to the image processing, and associates, when the race bib number is unclear, an object and the race bib number with each other by comparing images between a plurality of input images..
Canon Imaging Systems Inc.

Biometric facial recognition for accessing device and authorizing event processing

Systems and arrangements for performing biometric facial recognition in order to provide access to a device and/or process one or more events are provided. In some examples, one or more images of a user may be received by an entity and pre-processed to obtain a mean pixel value and variance of each image.
Bank Of America Corporation

Electronic device, face recognition and tracking method and three-dimensional display method

An electronic device, a face recognition and tracking method and a three-dimensional display method are provided. The electronic device includes: a pick-up device configured to shoot a face image of a user; a frontal face image acquisition module configured to acquire a frontal face image of the user via the pick-up device; and a face tracking module configured to perform a comparison operation on the face image shot by the pick-up device and the frontal face image, and determine a moving distance of the face of the user along a direction in a plane perpendicular to a central optical axis of the pick-up device, wherein the comparison operation includes a comparison between a ratio of an area of a specific part to an area of an entire face for the face image shot by the pick-up device, and the ratio for the frontal face image..
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Method and device for fingerprint unlocking and user terminal

A method and a user terminal are provided for fingerprint unlocking. The method includes: receiving a partial fingerprint image during a process of pressing a fingerprint recognition sensor of a user terminal where the partial fingerprint image corresponds to part of fingerprints of a finger, matching the partial fingerprint image during the process of receiving the partial fingerprint image, and unlocking a user terminal when the partial fingerprint image is matched.
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Method for controlling unlocking and terminal

A method for controlling unlocking includes the following operations. A reference feature point set of a finger of a user is acquired by scanning the finger through a fingerprint recognition sensor.
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Image annotation over different occurrences of images using image recognition

This disclosure relates to a system for acquiring and sharing annotations of images over a network based on fingerprint identification techniques for digital images. The system allows users to annotate images found on the network that are not controlled by the user.

System, organizing photographs stored on a mobile computing device

An image organizing system for organizing and retrieving images from an image repository residing on a mobile device is disclosed. The image organizing system includes a mobile computing device including an image repository.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.

Techniques for scheduling language models and character recognition models for handwriting inputs

A first handwriting input is received comprising strokes corresponding to a set of first characters comprising one or more first characters forming a first language model unit. A set of candidate first characters and a set of candidate first language model units with corresponding probability scores are determined based on an analysis of the one or more sets of candidate first characters using the first language model and a corresponding first character recognition model.
Google Inc.

Information processing device, control method, and program

There is provided an information processing device, control method, and program that can improve convenience of a speech recognition system by deciding an appropriate response output method in accordance with a current surrounding environment. A response to a speech from a user is generated, a response output method is decided in accordance with a current surrounding environment, and control is performed such that the generated response is output by using the decided response output method..
Sony Corporation

Character recognition on a computing device

In some embodiments, a device performs character recognition based on spatial and temporal components of touch input detected on a touch-sensitive surface. In some embodiments, a device provides feedback about handwritten input and its recognition by the device.
Apple Inc.

Shared real-time content editing activated by an image

Systems and methods for instantiating collaboration interfaces via object recognition are disclosed. An object recognition engine communicatively coupled to a database and an electronic device receives sensor data related to an object and identifies an object characteristic.

Text processing

A text processing method is provided, including: acquiring position information of an external touch in response to the external touch sensed by a touch terminal; acquiring a character image based on the position information of the external touch; acquiring a first text by recognizing characters in the character image; acquiring a word segmentation result by performing word segmentation on characters in the first text; and displaying the word segmentation result. The text processing method combines technologies of touch sensing, image recognition and word segmentation, so as to acquire efficiently and quickly a character, a word, a named entity, and the like in the region indicated by the external touch for various systems, which is convenient for a user to select a keyword directly in the text instead of inputting the keyword in the follow-up operation, thus improving the efficiency of operation..
Smartisan Digital Co., Ltd.