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Code reading device and code reading method
08/21/14 - 20140231526 - A code reading device includes a neighbor searching and voting unit that, for each of a part of dot marks located in a matrix displaced from virtual lattice points, votes on coordinate values of four neighboring dot marks, using each of the part of the dot marks as a reference...

Adjustable data reader with pivot mount
07/17/14 - 20140197240 - A data reading system for reading encoded data, such as barcode labels or RFID tags, from an item. The data reading system includes a housing, a data reader disposed within the housing, the data reader configured to read the encoded data from the item through a scan window on the...

Using a user's application to configure user scanner
06/19/14 - 20140166760 - A method of operating an indicia reader adapted to read information bearing indicia (IBI) is accomplished by putting the indicia reader in a set up mode to enable the indicia reader to read N types of user usage IBIs; reading at least one user usage IBI with the indicia reader...

Apparatus comprising light sensing assemblies with range assisted gain control
05/15/14 - 20140131448 - There is set forth herein an indicia reading apparatus comprising two or more light sensing assemblies. In one embodiment, the indicia reading apparatus can comprise a linear light sensing assembly and an area light sensing assembly, and can be operative to determine the range between the apparatus and the indicia....

Mobile computing device including an ergonomic handle
01/16/14 - 20140014726 - A mobile device is described. The mobile device includes a handle for gripping the mobile device with fingers of one hand. A display is oriented substantially parallel to a long axis of the handle such that a thumb of the one hand is capable of touching at least a portion...

Mobile computing unit for reducing usage fatigue
01/16/14 - 20140014727 - A mobile unit (MU) is described. The MU includes a handle configured for gripping the MU with fingers of one hand of a user's arm. The MU includes a trigger switch positioned on the handle and configured to activate a data capture function of the MU when the trigger switch...

Ergonomic arrangement for mobile computing device
01/16/14 - 20140014728 - A mobile device is described. The mobile device includes a handle portion having a longitudinal axis. A trigger switch is positioned on the handle portion and configured to activate a data capture function of the mobile device when the trigger switch is depressed. A top portion accommodates a display device...

Image processing apparatus and image processing method
01/09/14 - 20140008442 - An image processing apparatus includes a candidate point detecting section configured to detect a plurality of candidate points on a boundary of a code region of a two-dimensional code in an image capturing the two-dimensional code, by scanning the image starting from an internal point of the two-dimensional code in...

Data reader with multiple modes of operation
12/26/13 - 20130341406 - Data reading systems and methods for operating data readers such as optical code readers and RFID readers. Certain preferred embodiments are directed to data readers having improved operation features for switching between various operation modes such as, for example, switching between handheld/portable mode and fixed mode using an on board...

Data reader platter with integral features delineating a data-reading sweep region
12/12/13 - 20130327835 - Disclosed is a data reading system that includes a housing and a platter window for concealing a data reader configured to read an optical code borne by an item transported through a read zone. The read zone is defined at least in part by the platter window. The data reading...

Sterile implant tracking device and method
12/12/13 - 20130327836 - An assembly and method for tracking implant devices within a sterile field, the assembly comprising a reader that includes a housing structure with a base and a cover, a scanner having a scanner housing, where the scanner housing is at least partially positioned in a cavity provided in the base;...

Optical slot scanner having coaxial illuminaton
11/21/13 - 20130306735 - An optical slot scanner (10) and method includes a housing (12) supporting a scanning arrangement (22) within an interior region (14) of the housing. The scanning arrangement (22) includes an imaging camera (26) and light source (24) disposed within a recess compartment (80) located in the interior region of the...

Optical registration carrier
11/14/13 - 20130299587 - A carrier with the optical registration function is disclosed. The carrier allows the registration of inspected results of the sampling images of the sample to the corresponding address codes of the address coding site of the carrier....

On demand decoding of decodable indicia
09/05/13 - 20130228625 - There is set forth herein an indicia reading apparatus having a plurality of configurations that can be activated with use of a manually actuated multiple state trigger. According to a first configuration the indicia reading apparatus can project a light pattern while maintaining in an inactive state decoding operations for...

System having imaging assembly for use in output of image data
08/15/13 - 20130206840 - A system in one embodiment is operative to attempt to decode decodable indicia. The system can include an imaging assembly and a display. The display can be operative to display image data output utilizing the imaging assembly....

Indicia reading terminal having dynamic decodable indicia representation search
07/11/13 - 20130175345 - There is set forth herein in one embodiment an indicia reading terminal having an imaging assembly operative so that a manner in which a decodable indicia representation is searched for is responsive to one or more of a terminal to target distance and a projected light pattern representation....

Apparatus for and method of distinguishing among successive products entering a point-of-transaction workstation by detecting their exit therefrom
06/13/13 - 20130146667 - Successive products associated with targets to be electro-optically read are swiped or presented, in their respective turns, to a window in a point-of-transaction workstation. A proximity system detects entry of each product into a zone outside the window. The products are distinguished from one another in response to detection by...

Matrix code scanner with orthogonal transfer charge-coupled device
04/25/13 - 20130099001 - A hand held matrix code scanner includes an orthogonal transfer charge-coupled device (OTCCD), a controller coupled to the OTCCD, and a sensor coupled to the controller. The sensor senses movement of the scanner The controller is configured to move a first location of the OTCCD array to a second location...

Sterile implant tracking device and method
04/25/13 - 20130099002 - An assembly and method for tracking implant devices within a sterile field, the assembly comprising a reader that includes a housing structure with a base and a cover, a scanner having a scanner housing, where the scanner housing is at least partially positioned in a cavity provided in the base;...

Hybrid optical code scanner and system
04/04/13 - 20130082110 - A hybrid optical code scanner and system are presented for improving an operators scanning performance. The scanning performance is improved by providing a visual indicator to the operator that identifies the optimal location for presenting an optical code to an imaging scanner in the hybrid optical code scanner....

Decodable indicia reading terminal with combined illumination
01/03/13 - 20130001312 - A decodable indicia reading terminal can comprise a laser-based scanner, an imager-based scanner, a central processing unit (CPU), and an illumination assembly. The laser-based scanner can include a laser source, a photo-detector, and an analog-to-digital (A/D) converter. The laser source can be configured to emit a laser beam onto a...

Sterile implant tracking device and method
12/06/12 - 20120305650 - An assembly and method for tracking implant devices within a sterile field, the assembly comprising a reader that includes a housing structure with a base and a cover, a scanner having a scanner housing, where the scanner housing is at least partially positioned in a cavity provided in the base;...

Accuracy-enhanced scanner
11/29/12 - 20120298756 - An accuracy-enhanced scanner provides (in response to a first user input) illumination of potential scan targets and scans (in response to a second user input) a selected scan target. The user uses the illumination to aim the scanner at the selected scan target in between providing the first and the...

Scanner
11/01/12 - 20120273575 - A scanner according to an embodiment includes a housing, an imaging device provided in the housing, and a light source. The housing has an imaging window. The imaging window is sectioned by an upper side portion, a lower side portion, and a pair of side portions. The lower side portion...

Optically imaging sensing device for imaging substrate having redundantly-encoded orientation data
09/20/12 - 20120234920 - An optically imaging sensing device for imaging a substrate having a coded data pattern disposed on a surface thereof. The sensing device includes: an image sensor for imaging part of the coded data pattern; and a processor configured for: determining the orientation of the layout of the coding pattern; and...

Imaging reader for electro-optically reading two-dimensional symbols with controller having limited internal memory
08/09/12 - 20120199657 - An imaging reader has a two-dimensional array of image sensors for capturing return light from a two-dimensional symbol over a field of view as pixel data to be stored in internal random access memory (RAM) of a controller even though the internal RAM has less storage bytes than the number...

Terminal with flicker-corrected aimer and alternating illumination
08/02/12 - 20120193429 - An indicia reading terminal is disclosed that eliminates unwanted flickering effects in an illuminated screen reading mode, among other advantageous features. The indicia reading terminal, in response to a screen reading signal, is operative to activate a screen reading cycle. In the screen reading cycle, an imaging subsystem is activated...

Systems and methods for providing feedback to a user operating an automated checkstand
07/26/12 - 20120187194 - Systems and methods for providing feedback to a user of an automated checkstand are disclosed. In some embodiments, the automated checkstand has a data reader including a read zone through which items to be read are passed, and a loading zone on which a user places items for conveyor transport...

Hybrid imaging optical code reader
06/14/12 - 20120145791 - A wireless hybrid imaging optical code reader is operable in both handheld and fixed configurations, the fixed configuration corresponding to the imaging optical code reader being mounted upon a fixed laser optical code scanner. The imaging optical code reader comprises first and second imaging windows and an optical element which...

Optical code recognition apparatus
06/14/12 - 20120145792 - An optical code recognition station comprises a fixed optical code scanning station and an optical code imager, the optical code imager being operable in both a hand held and a fixed configuration. In the fixed configuration the optical code imager is mounted on the fixed optical code scanning station. Communication...

Device and method for optically scanning a machine-readable marking
06/07/12 - 20120138687 - The invention relates to a device for optically scanning a machine-readable device applied to an object, comprising a transport apparatus for transporting the object in a transport direction, the object being supported on the transport apparatus on an underside, the transport apparatus containing a first transport belt with a first...

Scanning assembly for laser based bar code scanners
05/10/12 - 20120111946 - A laser scanning assembly for use in a host system, including a mirror support element and a permanent magnetic element supported on a flexural element made from flexible material being supported by a pair of shaft half sections forming a stationary shaft, about which an axis of rotation is formed....

Flicker-free illumination apparatus
05/10/12 - 20120111947 - A flicker-free illumination apparatus (28) for a code reader (10) has an illumination control (26) which is configured for a pulsed operation with an illumination intensity varying between light pulses (30) and pulse pauses (32). The illumination control (26) is further configured to maintain a non-zero illumination intensity during the...

Method and apparatus for capturing images with variable sizes
04/19/12 - 20120091206 - A method and apparatus for imaging targets with an imaging reader. The method includes: operatively connecting an application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) to the solid-state imager to receive the image data from the solid-state imager and generating a stream of combined data frames by the ASIC. A combined data frame...

Method and apparatus for scanning optical code
04/19/12 - 20120091207 - An optical aberration is intentionally introduced into the optical system which produces the scanning beam of an optical code scanner, in order to produce a scanning beam which has plural focal points or waists at different distances from the scanner. The operating range of the scanner can thereby be increased...

Laser scanning assembly having an improved scan angle-multiplication factor
04/12/12 - 20120085825 - A laser scanning system for generating a laser scanning pattern in a scanning field, while amplifying the scan-angle multiplication factor of rotating mirrors employed therein. The laser scanning system employs rotatable laser scanning assembly having an axis of rotation and first and second rotating mirrors with normal vectors that are...

Arrangement for and method of regulating laser output power in electro-optical readers
03/01/12 - 20120048942 - In an electro-optical reader, an aiming or a scanning laser has a laser chip and a monitor photodiode. Output power of a laser beam emitted by the laser is regulated by a feedback circuit for maintaining substantially constant the laser beam output power during normal operation, a disabling circuit for...

Micro scan engine module
02/02/12 - 20120024957 - A micro scan engine module is provided, which is used to scan and read barcode data. The micro scan engine module includes an outer case and a circuit board, in which the outer case is formed as an integral body. After the outer case and the circuit board are assembled,...

Device for registering goods
01/26/12 - 20120018520 - A device for registering goods in a self-service cash register system is proposed, comprising a conveying device (2) for conveying goods in a predefined conveying direction (3), with at least one conveying means (4, 5, 10) of the conveying device onto which the goods can be placed for conveying, with...

Portable data terminal with integrated flashlight
12/22/11 - 20110309151 - A mobile device comprising: an indicia reader for reading information bearing indicia; a communication module for sending and receiving radio communications; a display for displaying information; a processor for controlling software and firmware operation; a keypad for entering data to the processor; an illuminator for providing an operator with illumination...

Solid elastic lens element and method of making same
12/01/11 - 20110290887 - A lens element is provided that includes a housing defining a center bore and an optical axis, and a light transmissive cover coupled to the housing. A first elastic solid lens is disposed within the housing adjacent the light transmissive cover, and is characterized by a first thickness and a...

Angle-measuring device and line of products comprising said angle-measuring devices
12/01/11 - 20110290888 - An angle-measuring device having a scanning device with which scanning of a closed serial first code and scanning of a closed serial second code is enabled, wherein a length of the closed serial second code is less than a length of the closed serial first code, and the closed serial...

Data reader with multiple modes of operation
12/01/11 - 20110290889 - Data reading systems and methods for operating data readers such as optical code readers and RFID readers. Certain preferred embodiments are directed to data readers having improved operation features for switching between various operation modes such as, for example, switching between handheld/portable mode and fixed mode using an on board...

Data capture terminal with automatic focusing over a limited range of working distances
09/08/11 - 20110215153 - A data capture terminal for, and a method of, automatically capturing data from targets located within a range of working distances from the terminal, employ a controller for automatically controlling a set of focal parameters of an imaging assembly, for storing one of the focal parameters of the imaging assembly...

User-customizable data capture terminal for and method of imaging and processing a plurality of target data on one or more targets
09/08/11 - 20110215154 - A data capture terminal for, and a method of, processing a plurality of data and a symbol arranged at spaced-apart locations on a target, such as a parcel delivery label, employ a solid-state imager having an array of image sensors for capturing return light from the data and the symbol...

Code symbol reading apparatus and reading method
08/18/11 - 20110198399 - According to one embodiment, a code symbol reading apparatus includes a decoder, a candidate area detection unit, a direction determination unit, and a direction notification unit. The decoder decodes a code symbol attached to an article, based on an image picked up by a camera. The candidate area detection unit...

Code symbol reading apparatus and reading method
08/18/11 - 20110198400 - According to one embodiment, a code symbol reading apparatus includes a scanner, a camera, a candidate area detection unit, a direction determination unit, and a direction notification unit. The candidate area detection unit detects an image area to be a candidate of the code symbol from an image of the...

Parallel decoding scheme for an indicia reader
07/21/11 - 20110174881 - A method for collecting and processing information bearing indicia (IBI) comprising the steps of: converting light reflected off an IBI into IBI signals representative of the IBI; running at least one signal process for processing the IBI signals on a first processor if the IBI is of a first type;...

System and method for data reading with low profile arrangement
07/14/11 - 20110168780 - A data reader, such as an optical code reader, including one or more imagers, the data reader having a generally horizontal central section with an upward extension on a first end and a depression on a second end opposite the upward extension, the depression being configured to provide a better...

Optical apparatus for an optoelectronic sensor
06/23/11 - 20110147460 - An optical apparatus (10) for an optoelectronic sensor (100, 200) which has at least one lens (14a-b), wherein a further optical element (18) is provided in the beam path of the optical apparatus (10) for extending the depth of field, wherein the optical element (18) is made and/or arranged such...

Scanner
06/16/11 - 20110139875 - A scanner according to an embodiment includes a housing, an imaging device provided in the housing, and a light source. The housing has an imaging window. The imaging window is sectioned by an upper side portion, a lower side portion, and a pair of side portions. The lower side portion...

Imaging module for optical reader
06/16/11 - 20110139876 - An imaging module includes a mounting frame, a scanning module, a lens, a number of illumination lights, a first circuit board and a second circuit board. The mounting frame has a bottom wall, a first sidewall and a second sidewall located at opposite sides of the bottom wall. The first...

Optical reading device with programmable led control
05/05/11 - 20110101102 - An apparatus comprising: a sensor array having rows of pixels which are exposed to symbol indicia, wherein the sensor array generates a sync signal; an aiming pattern generator for producing an aiming pattern superimposed on the symbol indicia; a processor which utilizes the sync signal to control the aiming pattern...

Two-dimensional code generating apparatus, image forming system, two-dimensional code reading apparatus, and computer readable medium
03/03/11 - 20110049244 - According to an aspect of the invention, a two-dimensional code generating apparatus includes a two-dimensional code generating unit. The two-dimensional code generating unit that generates a two-dimensional code including a plurality of region symbols, a plurality of first pattern symbols, a plurality of second pattern symbols, and an information pattern....

Indicia reading terminal having image sensor and variable lens assembly
02/17/11 - 20110036911 - There is described an image sensor based indicia reading terminal comprising a variable setting imaging lens having a first setting at which the terminal has a first plane of optimum focus and a second setting at which the terminal has a second plane of optimum focus. According to one embodiment,...

System for automatically acquiring optically coded information, illuminator for said system and method for aligning with each other optical components of the system
02/10/11 - 20110031315 - An illuminating device for a system for automatically acquiring optically encoded information includes at least one illuminating element, the at least one illuminating element including at least one linear light source extending along a first direction, at least one reflecting optical element associated with the at least one linear light...

Speckle noise reducing for laser based barcode readers
12/02/10 - 20100301121 - A method and apparatus for reducing speckle noise in laser based barcode readers. The apparatus includes a semiconductor laser diode for producing a laser beam. The apparatus also includes electronic circuitry operative to alternate the current passing through the semiconductor laser diode between a current above the threshold current and...

Fluid lens element for use in changing thermal operating environment
11/04/10 - 20100276491 - There is provided a lens element configured so that optical characteristics thereof remain substantially stable over a range of operating temperatures. In one embodiment, a fluid lens element can be provided that includes a membrane having a formation formed thereon for accommodating changes in characteristics of the lens element attributable...

Focusing apparatus and terminal comprising variable focus lens assembly
11/04/10 - 20100276492 - There is described a focusing apparatus having a deformable membrane that at least partially defines a cavity and an optical fluid disposed in the cavity. An actuator assembly can be provided for imparting a force to the deformable membrane. In one embodiment, the actuator assembly can include a piezoelectric actuator....

Laser scanner with deformable lens
11/04/10 - 20100276493 - A scanning apparatus comprises a laser source adapted to emit a beam along an axis and illuminate a target, a detector adapted to receive light of varying intensities scattered from the target and convert the light into a signal, and a controller operatively associated with the detector for receiving the...

Systems and methods for compensating for fixed pattern noise
09/23/10 - 20100237149 - This disclosure relates generally to systems and methods for estimating and, at least partially, compensating for fixed pattern noise (FPN) in an image sensor. In one configuration, an estimate of the FPN of an image sensor may be obtained by capturing a dark image (either a linear or an area...

Point-of-transaction workstation for electro-optically reading one-dimensional and two-dimensional indicia by image capture
09/23/10 - 20100237150 - A solid-state imager is mounted at a point-of-transaction workstation for capturing images of one- and two-dimensional indicia and is operated at high speed to resist image blurring due to relative movement between the target and the imager. Dedicated hardware assistance and computation resources are allocated to decode multiple, continuous and...

Security marking authentication device
09/02/10 - 20100219251 - The invention discloses an authentication device for the visual authentication of a document or item comprising a circular polarizing security marking, said device comprising a light source and polarization filters for the either parallel or alternate illumination of said marking on said document with left- and right-circular polarized light. Corresponding...

Industrial scanner
08/12/10 - 20100200659 - A scanner module is constructed for use in a high impact, high usage environment. The industrial scanner employs a substantially box-like enclosure with an integral handle extending from a bottom portion forming an elongated slot. A scanner window is located in one panel of the enclosure and cushioning materials disposed...

System and method for capturing and detecting symbology features and parameters
08/12/10 - 20100200660 - This invention provides a system and method for capturing, detecting and extracting features of an ID, such as a 1D barcode, that employs an efficient processing system based upon a CPU-controlled vision system on a chip (VSoC) architecture, which illustratively provides a linear array processor (LAP) constructed with a single...

Object for authentication verification, authentication verifying chip reading device and authentication judging method
08/05/10 - 20100193590 - A structure of a subject such as a card, a bank note, or a stock certificate easily faked and needing authenticity validation and a method for judging the authenticity of the subject. An authenticity validation chip having structural color developers irregularly arranged is attached to a card. An optical sensor...

Image-based code reader for acquisition of multiple views of an object and methods for employing same
07/01/10 - 20100163627 - Fold mirrors permit the imagers to be closer to each other and permit an optical code reader, such as a tunnel scanner, to confine them to a smaller housing volume or capacity. A plurality of sets of fold mirrors can also be employed to convey at least a portion of...

Two-plane optical code reader for acquisition of multiple views an object
07/01/10 - 20100163628 - An optical code reader forms images of an optical code on an object. The reader comprises first and second viewing surfaces generally transverse to one another. The surfaces bound a viewing volume in which the object may be imaged. The reader also comprises a set of one or more imagers...

Process for tag imaging and decoding of machine readable coded data
06/24/10 - 20100155488 - Provided is a process for tag imaging and decoding of machine readable coded data which comprises a plurality of layouts. Each layout has at least order n rotational symmetry, where n is at least two. The layout encodes a first codeword comprising a sequence of at least n first symbols,...

Rapid focusing during aiming in laser scanner
06/17/10 - 20100147955 - A laser scanner includes a laser, a variable focusing element, a scanner, a detector, and a controller that controls the scanner to sweep a laser beam over an aiming angle at an aiming rate to form an aiming line on a symbol during aiming, and over a reading angle at...

Information processing device for card-like recording medium
05/06/10 - 20100108768 - A processing device for a card-like recording medium may include a path for transferring the recording medium, a frame including a first frame and a second frame, a detector structured to detect presence of the recording medium, an imager structured to capture an image record on the recording medium. The...