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08/21/14 - 20140231499 - Geographic locator for economic activity
A system obtains and transmits and stores information, including location information of a potential economic event associated with visual information provided locally with respect to a geolocator. The system may contain at least: an article intimately associated with an electromagnetically interrogatable geolocator a hand-held information receiving and transmitting device that...

08/21/14 - 20140231500 - Optical reader having an imager
There is described a device having a two dimensional imager. The device having a two dimensional image sensor can be a hand held device. Imaging optics can be provided for focusing light reflected from a target onto the two dimensional imager. An image including imaging data can be obtained utilizing...

08/21/14 - 20140231501 - Object tracking methdo and appapratus
An object tracking method and device of an electronic device are provided. The object tracking method of the electronic device includes tracking an object recognized in at least one digital image, wherein the tracking of the object includes generating a reference object using at least a part of the object...

08/21/14 - 20140231502 - Methods and systems for providing subject-specific survey content to a user with scanable codes
Disclosed are methods, systems and computer program products for surveying a user using a scan-code tag, such as a quick response code. In one embodiment, a mobile communication device such as a smartphone, tablet computer or other mobile computer is adapted to include a survey client module for scanning and...

08/21/14 - 20140231503 - Universal ic tag, method of manufacturing same, and communication management system
A universal IC tag comprises a metal sheet M1 having a hollow slot functioning as an antenna; plastic sheets laminated on the front and the rear surfaces of the metal sheet M1; an IC arranged in the hollow slot, and a metal sheet M2 laminated on the rear plastic sheet...

08/21/14 - 20140231504 - Decision device and method thereof
Decision devices, systems, and methods to provide a product resource are provided herein. The decision devices include an analysis engine. The analysis engine receives an information resource and at least one product parameter. The analysis engine searches the information resource to identify at least one search result and dynamically analyzes...

08/21/14 - 20140231505 - Method and apparatus for automatic location-specific configuration management of a removable meter unit
A meter apparatus and method of operating a removable meter apparatus are described. The meter apparatus includes a tag associated with unique tag identification information and configured to be permanently affixed to a location housing at a unique physical location, and includes a removable meter unit configured to mate with...

08/21/14 - 20140231506 - Systems and methods for scanning a user environment and evaluating data of interest
According to various embodiments, a mobile device continuously and/or automatically scans a user environment for tags containing non-human-readable data. The mobile device may continuously and/or automatically scan the environment for tags without being specifically directed at a particular tag. The mobile device may be adapted to scan for audio tags,...

08/21/14 - 20140231507 - System and method for automated tool management
A system of using machine readable labels affixed to tools for managing information related to those tools. The barcode is affixed to a tool so that the barcode does not interfere with the tool. By scanning the barcode on the specific tool, a user is able to access pertinent information...

08/14/14 - 20140224867 - Method of providing digital content for users of physical items
Systems, apparatuses, and methods are provided for enhancing users' overall experiences with physical items by supplementing their physical experiences with digital experiences. According to an embodiment, a user uses an electronic device to scan a smart tag associated with an item to obtain an item identifier of the item. The...

08/14/14 - 20140224868 - Graphical user interface and data transfer methods in a controlling device
A smart device is provided with a main remote control application that may be configured using information obtained from a QR code. The main remote control application may present images of original remote controls corresponding to devices which are controllable by the configured main remote control application. In connection with...

08/07/14 - 20140217164 - System and method for downloading a live performance through use of a qr code
A system and method for downloading a live performance held at a venue using a QR code comprising a server, including a memory, processor, and content management system, and a computer, including a memory, processor, scanner, and software. The content management system is stored in the memory and adapted to...

08/07/14 - 20140217165 - Medicine issuing device and container identifying device
This medicine issuing device is a container identifying device for identifying tubular medicine containers (1,2,3) provided with identifying marks (4,5,6) on their external circumference, said medicine issuing device comprising: an operation component (7) that takes the medicine containers (1,2,3) out of a cassette (403); a movement path component (8) that...

08/07/14 - 20140217166 - Methods and apparatus to change a feature set on data collection devices
Methods and apparatus for modifying the feature set of data collection devices are disclosed. Requests are receiving at a computer system different from the data collection device for a new configuration of the data collection device, the request including an identifier for the data collection device, identification of one or...

08/07/14 - 20140217167 - Method, apparatus, and computer readable medium for transferring a collaboration session
A method for transferring a collaboration session from a handheld device to a multimedia endpoint by encoding session data for the collaboration session and/or instructions into an optically machine-readable representation of data, displaying the data on a display of the handheld device, and optically providing the data to a multimedia...

08/07/14 - 20140217168 - Identifier generation for visual beacon
A visual beacon, such as a Quick Response (QR) code or other type of artificial visual beacon is identified based on a coarse position and content information, and optionally, type of the visual beacon. For example, position may be based on latitude and longitude, e.g., from a satellite positioning system,...

07/31/14 - 20140209671 - System for transferring maps to a mobile device without network connectivity using matrix bar codes or other passive data media
Methods, systems, computer-readable media, and apparatuses for transferring maps to a mobile device without network connectivity using matrix bar codes or other passive data media are presented. In some embodiments, such a method may include receiving data from an image scanner configured to scan a bar code, the data comprising...

07/24/14 - 20140203071 - Method and apparatus for sharing content via encoded data representaions
An approach is provided for a more efficient and user friendly mechanism for sharing content among users. The approach includes determining a first request from a first device for sharing at least one content item; causing, at least in part, a generation of a graphical code representing, at least in...

07/24/14 - 20140203072 - Method and system for tracking modifications in a document
A method, system, and computer program product for tracking modifications in a document. One or more fields in the document are defined. The modifications in the document are then tracked. Thereafter, a machine-readable code (MRC) is generated based on the recorded modifications. The MRC is then embedded in the document....

07/24/14 - 20140203073 - Method of mobile optical recognition
A method of mobile optical recognition involves equipping authorized parties with a tag capable of generating a light spectrum signal. A step is taken of sending from a mobile device having a scanner a signal interrogating the tag. A further step is then taken of capturing with the scanner an...

07/17/14 - 20140197231 - Apparel shopping method
A marketing method for apparel shopping that provides a potential customer via a wireless device, the ability to choose a desired piece of clothing for purchase. The piece of clothing is embedded with a unique infrared thread. The thread, when read by a wireless device, provides a unique brand like...

07/17/14 - 20140197232 - System and method for establishing a communication session
A server in a communications network establishes a communication channel between a user's device and another device having a display. Particularly, the server generates a Quick Response (QR) code utilizing one or more parameters, and sends it to a device for display to a user. Using his or her device,...

07/17/14 - 20140197233 - Video picture mail verification
A video picture mail verification system for delivering and receiving mail. Implementations of the present invention can take a picture or create a video of a sender of a piece of mail (i.e., package) and generate a unique code for that mail. In some implementations, a picture or video of...

07/10/14 - 20140191025 - Transformation system for nutritional substances
Disclosed herein is a transformation system for at least one component of a single or multi-component nutritional substance. The transformation system obtains information regarding the nutritional substance to be transformed, the desired transformation, and the desired properties, including nutritional content, of the transformed nutritional substance, and dynamically modifies the transformation...

07/10/14 - 20140191026 - Perfusion system with rfid
The disclosure pertains to a perfusion system that is easy to set-up, use and monitor during a bypass procedure. In some embodiments, the disclosure pertains to a perfusion system in which at least some of the disposable components used with the perfusion system are configured to be able to communicate...

07/10/14 - 20140191027 - Generating an incremental information object
Systems and methods for generating an incremental information object (IIO) from an information object (IO). The method includes analyzing an IO to identify code, wherein the IO is made up of a number of tiles, and wherein the tiles make up a code. The method also includes confirming the code....

07/03/14 - 20140183254 - Method and apparatus for configuring and validating telecom and datacom systems
A mobile-device method and system implement validating installation of a network device, for example the installation and validation of cards within a network element. Installation data is loaded onto the mobile device and one or more cards are installed in a network element, the cards having QR codes. An image...

07/03/14 - 20140183255 - Providing information from use of readable indicia with mobile device
Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems, methods and computer program products for providing information from use of readable indicia. Embodiments may include receiving usage information corresponding to a plurality of readable indicia read at one or more points of transaction during one or more transactions; storing some or...

07/03/14 - 20140183256 - Air sample tracking system and method
A system for tracking one or more subjects for collecting airborne contaminants. The system includes one or more subjects configured to collect air contaminants. Each of the one or more subjects includes an identification tag encoded with identification information identifying the each subject. The system further includes an identification reader...

06/26/14 - 20140175161 - Methods, system and apparatus for point of sale transactions
A method, system, and apparatus to scan coupons are described. A first visual code of a plurality of visual codes to be scanned may be displayed on an electronic screen. A scan signal indicating that the first visual code was scanned may be detected. Another of the plurality of visual...

06/26/14 - 20140175162 - Identifying products as a consumer moves within a retail store
A computer-implemented method is disclosed herein. The method includes the step of receiving, at a processing device of a commerce server, a video signal containing a barcode from an augmented reality device worn by a consumer shopping in a retail store. The method also includes the step of identifying, with...

06/26/14 - 20140175163 - Display diagnostics using two-dimensional barcodes
Techniques for performing diagnostics on an electronic display are described in various implementations. In one example implementation, a method may include receiving image data that depicts a test protocol being displayed on an electronic display, the test protocol comprising a two-dimensional barcode. The method may also include processing the image...

06/26/14 - 20140175164 - Systems and methods for facilitating in-aisle scanning
Various methods are described for facilitating in-aisle scanning of one or more items to be purchased at a store. One example method may comprise scanning a barcode associated with an item. The method may further comprise adding the item to a list of items to be purchased. Additionally, the method...

06/26/14 - 20140175165 - Bar code scanner with integrated surface authentication
In general, techniques are described for performing surface authentication with a scanning device to authenticate items. The scanning device or “scanner” that includes a bar code reader, a surface reader and a controller may implement the techniques. The bar code reader is configured to read a bar code affixed to...

06/19/14 - 20140166739 - Process and apparatus utilizing qr codes with exercise mats
A process and apparatus utilizing QR codes with exercise mats includes scanning QR codes printed on an exercise mat with a tablet computer or hand-held mobile device. Once decoded, the QR code directs an on-board web browser on the tablet computer or hand-held mobile device to a website where exercises...

06/19/14 - 20140166740 - System and method for identifying a component
A system for checking the positioning of components is provided. The system includes a reading device for reading in component identification information, which is provided by an identification device in a spatially limited region about a component to be checked, a locating device with at least one stationary reference device,...

06/19/14 - 20140166741 - Information reading apparatus, commodity sales information processing apparatus, and pasted object
According to one embodiment, an information reading apparatus includes a first image-data specifying section, a second image-data specifying section, a correspondence determining section, an information-code specifying section, and an information specifying section. The first image-data specifying section specifies, from photographed image data, first image data corresponding to an information code...

06/19/14 - 20140166742 - Information recording medium, columnar body having information recording medium affixed thereto, information reading device therefor, pharmaceutical injection device using this information reading device, information reading method, and non-transitory computer readable medium
It is an object to provide an information recording medium with which information symbols can be suitably read. This information recording medium comprises a sheet-form member (33), a plurality of information symbols (18) that are displayed on the surface of the sheet-form member (33) and each have the same information,...

06/12/14 - 20140158753 - System and method for obtaining information electronically using a coded indicium associated with a recipe
A system and method are provided for electronically obtaining information about a recipe utilizing a coded indicia associated with and/or printed or published with the recipe. In this system, a coded indicium including encoded information representing information related to the recipe, including, but not limited to, ingredient lists, cooking steps,...

06/12/14 - 20140158754 - Item authenticity
This disclosure relates to, among other things, a checking system for checking the authenticity of a product. In some embodiments, the system comprises: a tag, connectable to the product, that comprises an identity parameter of the product; a scanning unit configured for obtaining the identity parameter from the tag; and...

06/12/14 - 20140158755 - Method for generating and restoring digital contents, and computer-readable recording medium including program for the same
The present invention relates to a digital contents generation and restoration technology. More particularly, the present invention relates to a method for generating and restoring digital contents, which prints numerical values constituting a digital contents file or a data image composed of various colors of dots mapped with data values...

06/12/14 - 20140158756 - Identifying user-target relation
A marked target representation (100; 200) includes a human cognizable relation mark (104; 206), The marked target representation represents a target. An image capture device (130; 302) is used to capture (114; 413) an image (112; 304) of the target representation. A data structure (120; 332) indicating a relation between...

06/12/14 - 20140158757 - System and method for presenting information about an object on a portable electronic device
Systems and methods are provided for enabling a portable electronic device to retrieve information about an object when the object's symbology, e.g., a barcode, is detected. According to one embodiment a method is providing in which symbology associated with an object is detected and decoded to obtain a decode string....

06/05/14 - 20140151445 - System for detecting reproduction of barcodes
A system for detecting reproduction of barcodes (12) includes providing a barcode which contains data; providing a copy-evident background (14); capturing an image of the barcode and the copy-evident background; locating and decoding the barcode; detecting copy introduced changes in the copy-evident background; and authenticating the barcode if the copy-evident...

06/05/14 - 20140151446 - System and method for asset management
A system for asset management comprising a code assigned to an asset, an encrypted geo-coded barcode, a mobile device for scanning and transmitting data from the encrypted, geo-coded barcode, and a cloud based computer system that receives barcodes scan data from the mobile device and generates log of barcode scans....

06/05/14 - 20140151447 - Methods and systems of assistive food preparation
An assistive food preparation system and method configured to match a code with at least one signal within a database for facilitating food preparation and transmit the signal associated with the numerical code for receipt by a user seeking food preparation assistance....

06/05/14 - 20140151448 - Systems and apparatus for expressing multimedia presentations corresponding to print media
A media asset system and method is provided comprising a handheld reader having a sensor enabled to detect a discrete coded zone within a visual image, with the reader capable of producing an output signal corresponding to the discrete coded zone. An output device responds to the output signal with...

05/29/14 - 20140144976 - Apparatus and method for currency tracking
A currency container, method of managing a currency container and a cash management system are disclosed. The currency container includes a container body such as a rigid cassette or flexible bag for storing currency notes. The container includes at least one near field communication (NFC) tag for indicating information associated...

05/29/14 - 20140144977 - Scannable recipe card to add items to shopping list
A system and method for automatically importing retail grocery products into an electronic shopping list by importing the ingredients listed on a recipe card, page in a recipe book, or the like. The recipe card may contain an identifier code that is uniquely associated with that recipe. The identifier code...

05/29/14 - 20140144978 - System for, and method of, configuring electro-optical reader as a keyboard device having a selected keyboard layout
A system for, and a method of, configuring an electro-optical reader as a keyboard device having a selected keyboard layout containing keyboard layout data, encode each of a plurality of configuration symbols with a symbol sequence number, a total number of the configuration symbols, and a fractional amount of the...

05/29/14 - 20140144979 - Systems and methods for recommending a retail location
A method and a system are disclosed for generating a recommendation of a retail location on a network-based system. For example, a system may obtain a retail location definition associated with a geographic location. The geographic location may represent the retail location. The system then builds a scan event model...

05/29/14 - 20140144980 - Dynamic tag generating apparatus and dynamic tag generating method thereof for use in display arratatus
A dynamic tag generating apparatus and a dynamic tag generating method thereof are provided. The dynamic tag generating apparatus is disposed in a display apparatus, and the display apparatus is connected to a server. The dynamic tag generating apparatus receives tag update information from the server through the display apparatus,...

05/29/14 - 20140144981 - Integrated imaging and rfid system for virtual 3d scene construction
A method includes acquiring imaging data of a scene using an imaging tool. The method also includes processing the imaging data to create a three-dimensional representation of the scene and extracting radio frequency identification (RFID) data stored in an RFID tag. The method further includes using the RFID data for...