1
Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Data capture from rendered documents using handheld device. Exbiblio, Michael J Smith, September 22, 2009: US07593605 (186 worldwide citation)

A portable device having scanning, imaging or other data-capture capability is described. In some cases, the portable device can indicate to the user when enough information has been captured to uniquely identify a source document. In some cases, the portable device calculates timestamps and locatio ...


2
Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Adding information or functionality to a rendered document via association with an electronic counterpart. Exbiblio, Perkins Coie, June 22, 2010: US07742953 (160 worldwide citation)

An action plan data structure for one or more selected rendered documents is described. The data structure contains information specifying an action to perform automatically in response to a text capture from any of the selected rendered documents.


3
Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Processing techniques for text capture from a rendered document. Exbiblio, Michael J Smith, October 19, 2010: US07818215 (160 worldwide citation)

A facility for initiating a purchase is described. The facility receives a text sequence captured by a user from a rendered document using a handheld text capture device. The facility identifies in the received text sequence a reference to a distinguished product. In response to identifying the refe ...


4
Martin T King, Dale L Grover, Clifford A Kushler, James Q Stafford Fraser: Archive of text captures from rendered documents. Exbiblio, Perkins Coie, September 2, 2008: US07421155 (146 worldwide citation)

A facility for storing a text capture data structure for a particular user is described. The data structure comprises a number of entries. Each entry corresponds to a text capture operation performed by the user from a rendered document. Each entry contains information specifying the text captured i ...


5
Martin T King, James Q Stafford Fraser, Clifford A Kushler, Dale L Grover: Information gathering system and method. Exbibuo, Michael J Smith, October 20, 2009: US07606741 (136 worldwide citation)

A system, apparatus and method for filling forms, including using a graphical capture device, are described herein.


6
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 ...


7
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 ...


8
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 ...


9
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 ...


10
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 ...