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Andrew Longacre Jr, Robert M Husssey: Symbol-controlled image data reading system. Welch Allyn Data Collection, Wall Marjama & Bilinski, October 2, 2001: US06298176 (307 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a system for imaging a scene comprising an optical reader and a specially structured symbol configured complementarily with the reader so that when the reader reads the symbol, the reader reads image data in an image data reading region. The image reading instruction symbol ...


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Ynjiun P Wang, Kevin Ahearn, Stephen P Deloge, Michael A Ehrhart, William H Havens, Robert M Hussey, Thomas J Koziol, Jianhua Li, Jingquan Li, James Montoro, Sven M A Powilleit: Indicia reading terminal having spatial measurement functionality. Hand Held Products, Marjama Muldoon Blasiak & Sullivan, June 1, 2010: US07726575 (274 worldwide citation)

There is provided in one embodiment an indicia reading terminal that can execute a spatial measurement mode of operation in which the indicia reading terminal can determine a dimension of an article in a field of view of the indicia reading terminal and/or determine other spatial information. In det ...


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Erik Van Horn, Patrick Anthony Giordano, Thomas Amundsen, Daniel James Olson, Robert Hugh Brady, Stephen Colavito, Kevin Saber, Thomas Haggerty, David M Wilz Sr: Bar code symbol reading system employing an extremely elongated laser scanning beam capable of reading poor and damaged quality bar code symbols with improved levels of performance. Metrologic Instruments, Summa Additon & Ashe P A, February 19, 2013: US08376233 (260 worldwide citation)

The system includes a housing having a light transmission window and produces an extremely-elongated laser beam having an elongation ratio (ER) that is defined as greater than 4.5 for any point within the working range of the laser scanning bar code symbol reading system. A laser scanning mechanism ...


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William H Havens, Charles P Barber, Colleen Gannon, Robert C Gardiner, Robert J Hennick, John A Pettinelli: Apparatus operative for capture of image data. Hand Held Products, Additon Higgins Pendleton & Ashe P A, December 3, 2013: US08596542 (259 worldwide citation)

There is set forth an apparatus for capture of image data. In one embodiment an apparatus is operative for capture of a first frame of image data and a second frame of image data. In one embodiment, an apparatus is operative for processing the first frame of image data and the second frame of image ...


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Andrew Longacre Jr: Method for omnidirectional processing of 2D images including recognizable characters. Hand Held Products, Additon Higgins Pendleton & Ashe P A, March 25, 2014: US08682077 (258 worldwide citation)

The invention is a method for omnidirectional recognition of recognizable characters in a captured two-dimensional image. An optical reader configured in accordance with the invention searches for pixel groupings in a starburst pattern, and subjects located pixel groupings to a preliminary edge craw ...


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Charles P Barber, Carl W Gerst III, George S Smith II, Robert M Hussey, Robert C Gardiner, Matthew W Pankow: Imaging apparatus having imaging assembly. Welch Allyn Data Collection, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, October 15, 2013: US08559767 (257 worldwide citation)

There is described an imaging apparatus having an imaging assembly that includes an image sensor. The imaging apparatus can capture a frame of image data having image data corresponding to a first set of pixels of the image sensor. The imaging apparatus can capture a frame or image data having image ...


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Timothy P Meier, James Rosetti, Andrew Longacre Jr, Robert M Hussey, Charles P Barber, Carl W Gerst III: Imaging device having indicia-controlled image parsing mode. Hand Held Products, George S Blasiak, Wall Marjama & Bilinski, May 13, 2003: US06561428 (254 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a system for processing image data corresponding a scene comprising an imaging device and an image reading instruction indicia. In accordance with the invention, image data corresponding to a scene comprising an image reading instruction indicia is processed in a manner that ...


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Ralph Sklarew: Handwritten keyboardless entry computer system. Grid Systems Corporation, Townsend & Townsend, November 20, 1990: US04972496 (224 worldwide citation)

A keyboardless entry computer system includes a transparent input screen that generates positional information when contacted by a stylus, and a display screen mounted physically below the input screen such that a character that is displayed can be seen below the input screen. The system includes a ...


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Stephen M Mak: Universal computer input device. Daniel L Dawes, May 30, 1995: US05420943 (204 worldwide citation)

The invention is a universal input device for a computer which can be either used as a point-and-click bar code reader, a bar code scanner, mouse, handwriting input, or text scanner, all from an off-screen medium. The universal input device can be used to read both arbitrary user-defined bar code or ...


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Paul Edward Showering, Eize Oosting: Interactive user interface for capturing a document in an image signal. Hand Held Products, Addition Higgins & Pendleton P A, June 2, 2015: US09047531 (203 worldwide citation)

Devices, methods, and software are disclosed for an interactive user interface for capturing a frame of image data having a representation of a feature. In an illustrative embodiment, a device includes an imaging subsystem, one or more memory components, and one or more processors. The imaging subsy ...