2005-251197 is referenced by 3 patents.

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To enhance capability of a computer system for gathering information regarding an object in environment.SOLUTION: A computing system gathers information from the environment and especially gathers information regarding the object in the environment of the computer system. The system comprises a means for gathering visual information from the environment, a means for receiving information actively transmitted by objects in the environment of the computing system and a means for combining the visual information as well as the wirelessly received information in order to recognize objects.

System and method for gathering information from environment
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February 28, 2005
Publication Date
September 15, 2005
Goerick Christian
Honda Research Inst Europe
G06T 01/00