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William T Freeman: Hand gesture control system. Mitsubishi Electric Information Technology Center America, Dirk Brinkman, December 14, 1999: US06002808 (433 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for rapidly recognizing hand gestures for the control of computer graphics, in which image moment calculations are utilized to determine an overall equivalent rectangle corresponding to hand position, orientation and size, with size in one embodiment correlating to the width of ...


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William P Schmidt: Video recording system for vehicle. Weintraub & Brady, August 11, 1998: US05793420 (399 worldwide citation)

A vehicle video system including at least three video cameras electrically connected to a video signal relay device which directs video signals generated by each of the video cameras to either a video recorder or a monitor depending upon switching signals received to the video signal relay device. A ...


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Atid Shamaie: Detecting and tracking objects in images. GestureTek, Fish & Richardson P C, August 11, 2009: US07574020 (331 worldwide citation)

According to one disclosed method, coordinates in a multi-dimensional space are determined for an image point characterizing a particular object. An equation describing a model in the space is provided. The model is characteristic of a set of training images of one or more other objects. The coordin ...


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Yasutoshi Seko, Yuichi Abe: Apparatus and process for improving visibility of object within visual field. Nissan Motor Company, Schwartz Jeffery Schwaab Mack Blumenthal & Evans, September 8, 1987: US04692798 (330 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for improving the visibility of objects within the visual field of a vehicle driver and a process therefor are disclosed. The apparatus includes a light caster casting intense visible light toward a reflective object at a frequency no lower than critical fusion frequency, an image picku ...


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Hiroki Fukuoka: Digital electronic camera having an external input/output interface through which the camera is monitored and controlled. Ricoh Company, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, May 19, 1998: US05754227 (324 worldwide citation)

A digital electronic camera which communicates through an input/output interface with an external processing device which monitors and/or controls the camera. The I/O interface is a plug-in card which is preprogrammed with a communication control program. The camera communicates with the external de ...


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Kikuo Fujimura, Youding Zhu: Target orientation estimation using depth sensing. Honda Motor, The Ohio State University Research Foundation, Fenwick & West, Mark E Duell, November 17, 2009: US07620202 (321 worldwide citation)

A system for estimating orientation of a target based on real-time video data uses depth data included in the video to determine the estimated orientation. The system includes a time-of-flight camera capable of depth sensing within a depth window. The camera outputs hybrid image data (color and dept ...


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James L Geer, Ivan H Darius: Systems and methods for storing a plurality of video streams on re-writable random-access media and time-and channel- based retrieval thereof. Timesurf L L C, Slater & Matsil L, September 7, 2004: US06788882 (316 worldwide citation)

A digital video recorder (DVR) and a method of operating the same. In one embodiment, the DVR includes: (1) a mass data storage unit that concurrently and continuously receives and digitally stores a plurality of channels and (2) a channel viewer, coupled to the mass data storage unit, that retrieve ...


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William H Havens, Ynjiun Paul Wang, Jonathan Stiles: Apparatus, system, and method of use of imaging assembly on mobile terminal. Hand Held Products, Additon Higgins Pendleton & Ashe P A, December 3, 2013: US08599271 (257 worldwide citation)

A system for collecting data comprising a mobile terminal for capturing a plurality of frames of image data, the mobile terminal having a first imaging assembly and a second imaging assembly, the first imaging assembly for capturing a first frame of image data representing a first object and the sec ...


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Michael Pease, Scott Garmon, Jeffrey Baker: Imaging terminal having focus control. Hand Held Products, Additon Higgins Pendleton & Ashe P A, April 8, 2014: US08692927 (255 worldwide citation)

There is set forth herein an imaging terminal having an image sensor array and a variable lens assembly for focusing an image onto the image sensor array. In one embodiment, an imaging terminal can include one or more focusing configuration selected from the group comprising a full set focusing conf ...


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Colleen P Gannon: Optical reading device with improved gasket. Hand Held Products, Additon Higgins Pendleton & Ashe P A, May 6, 2014: US08717494 (253 worldwide citation)

An optical reading device is described having an image sensor having a sensor array of pixels which are exposed to an image; a printed circuit board (PCB) for carrying the image sensor; a lens assembly for focusing light on the sensor array; a lens retainer for retaining the lens; a support assembly ...