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Jeffrey L Edwards: Method and apparatus for performing a clean background subtraction. Electric Planet, Van Pelt & Yi, June 25, 2002: US06411744 (376 worldwide citation)

A background subtraction apparatus of the present invention includes a key point locator for locating key points on a known object type, a boundary point locator for locating boundary points of the known object that make up the edges of the known object, and an edge processor for processing the edge ...


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Jeffrey L Edwards, Katerina H Nguyen: System, method and article of manufacture for tracking a head of a camera-generated image of a person. Electric Planet, Van Pelt & Yi, April 8, 2003: US06545706 (117 worldwide citation)

A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for tracking a head portion of a person image in video images. Upon receiving video images, a first head tracking operation is executed for generating a first confidence value. Such first confidence value is representative of a confidence that ...


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Jeffrey L Edwards, Subutai Ahmad: Automatic editing of a visual recording to eliminate content of unacceptably low quality and/or very little or no interest. YesVideo, David R Graham, January 27, 2009: US07483618 (57 worldwide citation)

A visual recording can be automatically edited in a manner that creates a summary of the visual recording in which only content that is of unacceptably low quality and/or very little or no interest is eliminated, thereby enabling the original unsummarized visual recording to be discarded if desired. ...


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Robert G Jaros, Jeffrey L Edwards, Dileep George, Jeffrey C Hawkins: Spatio-temporal learning algorithms in hierarchical temporal networks. Numenta, Fenwick & West, October 11, 2011: US08037010 (28 worldwide citation)

A spatio-temporal learning node is a type of HTM node which learns both spatial and temporal groups of sensed input patterns over time. Spatio-temporal learning nodes comprise spatial poolers which are used to determine spatial groups in a set of sensed input patterns. The spatio-temporal learning n ...


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Jeffrey L Edwards: Method and apparatus for performing a clean background subtraction. Electric Planet, Van Pelt Yi & James, January 9, 2007: US07162082 (21 worldwide citation)

A background subtraction apparatus of the present invention includes a key point locator for locating key points on a known object type, a boundary point locator for locating boundary points of the known object that make up the edges of the known object, and an edge processor for processing the edge ...


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Jeffrey L Edwards, Katerina H Nguyen: System, method and article of manufacture for tracking a head of a camera-generated image of a person. Electric Planet, Van Pelt Yi & James, June 21, 2005: US06909455 (17 worldwide citation)

A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for tracking a head portion of a person image in video images. Upon receiving video images, a first head tracking operation is executed for generating a first confidence value. Such first confidence value is representative of a confidence that ...


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Nella Shapiro, Jeffrey L Edwards: System, method and article of manufacture for executing a video setup protocol. Electric Planet, Van Pelt & Yi, December 3, 2002: US06489989 (6 worldwide citation)

A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for executing a setup protocol. A camera and a visual display device are coupled to a computer. Images are generated by the camera upon activation of the camera. A series of setup tests are then conducted on the images generated by the camera ...


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Subutai Ahmad, Dileep George, Jeffrey L Edwards, William C Saphir, Frank Astier, Ronald Marianetti: Hierarchical temporal memory (HTM) system deployed as web service. Numenta, Fenwick & West, May 20, 2014: US08732098 (3 worldwide citation)

A web-based hierarchical temporal memory (HTM) system in which one or more client devices communicate with a remote server via a communication network. The remote server includes at least a HTM server for implementing a hierarchical temporal memory (HTM). The client devices generate input data inclu ...


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Robert G Jaros, Jeffrey L Edwards, Dileep George, Jeffrey C Hawkins: Spatio-temporal learning algorithms in hierarchical temporal networks. Numenta, Fenwick & West, August 6, 2013: US08504494 (1 worldwide citation)

A spatio-temporal learning node is a type of HTM node which learns both spatial and temporal groups of sensed input patterns over time. Spatio-temporal learning nodes comprise spatial poolers which are used to determine spatial groups in a set of sensed input patterns. The spatio-temporal learning n ...


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Nella Shapiro, Jeffrey L Edwards: System, method and article of manufacture for executing a video setup protocol. Elet Systems L L C, Workman Nydegger, January 25, 2011: US07876354 (1 worldwide citation)

A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for executing a setup protocol. A camera and a visual display device are coupled to a computer. Images are generated by the camera upon activation of the camera. A series of setup tests are then conducted on the images generated by the camera ...