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08/21/14 - 20140231526 - Code reading device and code reading method
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...

07/17/14 - 20140197240 - Adjustable data reader with pivot mount
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...

06/19/14 - 20140166760 - Using a user's application to configure user scanner
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...

05/15/14 - 20140131448 - Apparatus comprising light sensing assemblies with range assisted gain control
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....

01/16/14 - 20140014726 - Mobile computing device including an ergonomic handle
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...

01/16/14 - 20140014727 - Mobile computing unit for reducing usage fatigue
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...

01/16/14 - 20140014728 - Ergonomic arrangement for mobile computing device
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...

01/09/14 - 20140008442 - Image processing apparatus and image processing method
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...

12/26/13 - 20130341406 - Data reader with multiple modes of operation
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...

12/12/13 - 20130327835 - Data reader platter with integral features delineating a data-reading sweep region
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...

12/12/13 - 20130327836 - Sterile implant tracking device and method
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;...

11/21/13 - 20130306735 - Optical slot scanner having coaxial illuminaton
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...

11/14/13 - 20130299587 - Optical registration carrier
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....

09/05/13 - 20130228625 - On demand decoding of decodable indicia
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...

08/15/13 - 20130206840 - System having imaging assembly for use in output of image data
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....

07/11/13 - 20130175345 - Indicia reading terminal having dynamic decodable indicia representation search
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....

06/13/13 - 20130146667 - Apparatus for and method of distinguishing among successive products entering a point-of-transaction workstation by detecting their exit therefrom
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...

04/25/13 - 20130099001 - Matrix code scanner with orthogonal transfer charge-coupled device
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...

04/25/13 - 20130099002 - Sterile implant tracking device and method
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;...

04/04/13 - 20130082110 - Hybrid optical code scanner and system
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....

01/03/13 - 20130001312 - Decodable indicia reading terminal with combined illumination
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...

12/06/12 - 20120305650 - Sterile implant tracking device and method
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;...

11/29/12 - 20120298756 - Accuracy-enhanced scanner
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...

11/01/12 - 20120273575 - Scanner
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...

09/20/12 - 20120234920 - Optically imaging sensing device for imaging substrate having redundantly-encoded orientation data
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...

08/09/12 - 20120199657 - Imaging reader for electro-optically reading two-dimensional symbols with controller having limited internal memory
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...

08/02/12 - 20120193429 - Terminal with flicker-corrected aimer and alternating illumination
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...

07/26/12 - 20120187194 - Systems and methods for providing feedback to a user operating an automated checkstand
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...

06/14/12 - 20120145791 - Hybrid imaging optical code reader
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...

06/14/12 - 20120145792 - Optical code recognition apparatus
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...

06/07/12 - 20120138687 - Device and method for optically scanning a machine-readable marking
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...

05/10/12 - 20120111946 - Scanning assembly for laser based bar code scanners
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....

05/10/12 - 20120111947 - Flicker-free illumination apparatus
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...

04/19/12 - 20120091206 - Method and apparatus for capturing images with variable sizes
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...

04/19/12 - 20120091207 - Method and apparatus for scanning optical code
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...

04/12/12 - 20120085825 - Laser scanning assembly having an improved scan angle-multiplication factor
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...

03/01/12 - 20120048942 - Arrangement for and method of regulating laser output power in electro-optical readers
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...

02/02/12 - 20120024957 - Micro scan engine module
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,...

01/26/12 - 20120018520 - Device for registering goods
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...

12/22/11 - 20110309151 - Portable data terminal with integrated flashlight
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...

12/01/11 - 20110290887 - Solid elastic lens element and method of making same
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...

12/01/11 - 20110290888 - Angle-measuring device and line of products comprising said angle-measuring devices
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...

12/01/11 - 20110290889 - Data reader with multiple modes of operation
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...

09/08/11 - 20110215153 - Data capture terminal with automatic focusing over a limited range of working distances
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...

09/08/11 - 20110215154 - User-customizable data capture terminal for and method of imaging and processing a plurality of target data on one or more targets
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...

08/18/11 - 20110198399 - Code symbol reading apparatus and reading method
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...

08/18/11 - 20110198400 - Code symbol reading apparatus and reading method
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...

07/21/11 - 20110174881 - Parallel decoding scheme for an indicia reader
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;...

07/14/11 - 20110168780 - System and method for data reading with low profile arrangement
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...

06/23/11 - 20110147460 - Optical apparatus for an optoelectronic sensor
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...

06/16/11 - 20110139875 - Scanner
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...

06/16/11 - 20110139876 - Imaging module for optical reader
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...