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Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Triggering actions in response to optically or acoustically capturing keywords from a rendered document. Exbiblio, Michael J Smith, September 29, 2009: US07596269 (112 worldwide citation)

A system for processing text captured from rendered documents is described. The system receives a sequence of one or more words optically or acoustically captured from a rendered document by a user. The system identifies among words of the sequence a word with which an action has been associated. Th ...


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Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Methods, systems and computer program products for data gathering in a digital and hard copy document environment. Exbiblio, Perkins Coie, October 14, 2008: US07437023 (109 worldwide citation)

A system for easily determining viewership of articles or ads in printed publications and using the determined viewership to determine author compensation, ad rates, or other historical or demographic related information is described. The system receives scan information of portions of a number of p ...


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Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Capturing text from rendered documents using supplemental information. Exbiblio, Michael J Smith, October 6, 2009: US07599580 (96 worldwide citation)

A system for processing a text capture operation is described. The system receives text captured from a rendered document in the text capture operation. The system also receives supplemental information distinct from the captured text. The system determines an action to perform in response to the te ...


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Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Content access with handheld document data capture devices. Exbiblio, Michael J Smith, October 6, 2009: US07599844 (95 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the disclosed innovations provide systems and methods for automatically locating and retrieving digital supplemental materials and counterparts of rendered documents. These systems and methods are especially useful when the provider or copyright holder of the digital document charges ...


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Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Handheld device for capturing text from both a document printed on paper and a document displayed on a dynamic display device. Exbiblio, Perkins Coie, October 12, 2010: US07812860 (81 worldwide citation)

A device for capturing rendered text is described. The device incorporates one or more visual sensors that receive visual information as a part of capturing rendered text. The visual sensors are collectively capable of capturing both text that is permanently printed on a page, and text that is displ ...


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Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Publishing techniques for adding value to a rendered document. Exbiblio, Perkins Coie, November 9, 2010: US07831912 (62 worldwide citation)

A system for processing a visual capture operation as described. The system receives an indication of a visual capture operation performed from a rendered document. The indication specifies both a text sequence capture as part of the capture operation and a supplemental marking captured as part of t ...


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Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Method and system for character recognition. Exbiblio, Perkins Cole, April 27, 2010: US07706611 (51 worldwide citation)

Character recognition is described. In one embodiment, it may use matched sequences rather than character shape to determine a computer-legible result.


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Martin T King, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser, Dale L Grover: Processing techniques for visual capture data from a rendered document. Exbiblio, Michael J Smith, April 20, 2010: US07702624 (48 worldwide citation)

A facility for navigating an electronic document is described. The facility receives user input selecting a portion of the content of a rendered document that constitutes a sentence fragment. In response to receiving the user input, the facility identifies an electronic document contained in a corpu ...


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Martin Towle King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Quentin Stafford Fraser: Triggering actions in response to optically or acoustically capturing keywords from a rendered document. Exbiblio, February 22, 2011: US07894670 (45 worldwide citation)

A system for processing text captured from rendered documents is described. The system receives a sequence of one or more words optically or acoustically captured from a rendered document by a user. The system identifies among words of the sequence a word with which an action has been associated. Th ...


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Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Portable scanning device. Google, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, May 15, 2012: US08179563 (39 worldwide citation)

A handheld optical scanner for capturing images of text from a rendered document is described. The scanner includes a package suitable to be held in a user's hand. The package contains an optical sensor that captures images of text from a rendered document. The package also contains a proximity sens ...