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Per Krogh Hansen: Hybrid motion tracker. Ascension Technology Corporation, H Jay Spiegel, November 3, 1998: US05831260 (201 worldwide citation)

A hybrid motion tracker captures the motion of a person. Magnetic field sensors and optical sources are placed on a person, each located on different limbs. A fixed transmitter emits electromagnetic energy and infrared light is transmitted from the optical light sources to the fixed optical sensors. ...


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Curtis W Hallowell, Robert J Klein, Mark C Munro, Bradford T Graves: Multiple pocket currency bill processing device and method. Cummins Allison Corporation, Jenkens & Gilchrist, March 1, 2005: US06860375 (162 worldwide citation)

Methods and devices for dynamically assigning document parameters to output receptacles of multiple output receptacle document evaluating devices. Documents are directed into individual output receptacles based upon their document parameter or parameters. For example, according to one embodiment a c ...


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Gary B Gordon, Donald E Morris: Mouseless optical and position translation type screen pointer control for a computer system. Hewlett Packard Co, Edward L Miller, May 2, 2000: US06057540 (154 worldwide citation)

A mouseless, optical and position translation type screen pointer control images a portion of the texture or fingerprint on one of the user's digits, which may be a thumb or a finger. Motion of the digit produces motion of the image that is detected by a movement sensor and is translated into corres ...


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Akio Yuge, Kazuhito Sasaki, Minoru Hirose, Masatsugu Mukuge: Banknote account and arrangement apparatus. Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Cushman Darby & Cushman, March 6, 1990: US04905840 (154 worldwide citation)

A banknote account and arrangement apparatus includes a supply portion for supplying a bundle of banknotes in the apparatus one after another, a discrimination circuit for discriminating denomination, face, fitness, authenticity, and the like of the supplied banknotes, temporary stackers in which th ...


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Richard A Mazur: Intelligent currency handling system. Cummins Allison, Arnold White & Durkee, January 11, 2000: US06012565 (153 worldwide citation)

A currency handling system adapted to accommodate currencies of any denomination or type without having been pre-programmed with data representative of the denominations or types. The currency handling system is capable of generating such data internally, by scanning a set of master currency bills t ...


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Harris H Egendorf: Counting computer software cartridge. Seidel Gonda Goldhammer & Abbott, November 12, 1985: US04553252 (150 worldwide citation)

A cartridge housing contains a semi-conductor or memory for storing digital information which may be accessed by an external device for display on a screen. The cartridge includes a counting circuit for counting the number of times the cartridge is used and a display for exhibiting the count.


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Christopher A P Phillips: Sheet counting method and apparatus. De La Rue Systems, Martin Novack, March 10, 1981: US04255651 (143 worldwide citation)

A method of countng a succession of sheets passing along a flow line (the sheets being normally spaced but including some overlapping sheets), comprises determining the position of a double thickness in relation to the total length of the sheet in the flow direction. A count of two is added to the c ...


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Hibari Eiko: Discriminating apparatus for bill counting machine. Laurel Bank Machine Co, November 2, 1988: GB2204166-A (134 worldwide citation)

A discriminating apparatus for a bill counting machine having a holder (1) for holding a stack of bills (S) and suction heads (5) for sucking the bills from the holder and turning over the bills one by one, includes a light projector for emitting a ray of light onto a specified area on the surface o ...


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Thomas G Zimmerman: Photoelectric proximity detector and switch. Thomas M Freiburger, April 7, 1992: US05103085 (129 worldwide citation)

A reflection-type photoelectric proximity detector and switch is capable of detecting the incremental and binary proximity of a finger through several layers of glass, cancelling out extraneous reflections and stray sources of radiation. The circuitry includes a modulated infrared emitter, an infrar ...


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Geoffrey B Rhoads, Ravi K Sharma: Digital watermark screening and detection strategies. Digimarc Corporation, Digimarc Corporation, July 27, 2004: US06768809 (128 worldwide citation)

To enhance decoding of signals suspected of containing an embedded auxiliary signal, a suspect signal is screened to compute detection values evincing presence and strength of the embedded signal. Screening strategies control detector actions, such as rejecting un-marked signals, improving synchroni ...



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