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US20140037149 Navigation Using Portable Reading Machine  
Navigation techniques including map based and object recognition based and especially adapted for use in a portable reading machine are described.
US20050129283 Braille paper UI  
A method for making written documents available to the visually impaired. The method includes generating a cover sheet that has both machine readable information and tactilely readable information...
US20090169061 READING DEVICE WITH HIERARCHAL NAVIGATION  
In some embodiments, disclosed is reading device that comprises a camera, at least one processor, and a user interface. The camera scans at least a portion of a document having text to generate a...
US20080260210 TEXT CAPTURE AND PRESENTATION DEVICE  
Embodiments of the invention provide devices and methods for capturing text found in a variety of sources and transforming it into a different user-accessible formats or medium. For example, the...
US20070211947 System for seeing using auditory feedback  
The invention is a system whereby a video image can be converted into an audio signal. A portable apparatus is described which allows a visually blind person to hear the images and thus ‘see’....
US20060280338 Systems and methods for the visually impared  
Embodiments herein provide/acquire a document in electronic form (e.g., by receiving, copying, retrieving from storage, scanning combined with optical character recognition, etc.) and receive user...
US20070230748 System for capturing and presenting text while maintaining material context during optical character recognition  
A system for presenting text found on an object. The system comprises an object manipulation subsystem configured to position the substantially planar object for imaging; an imaging module...
US20080002860 Recognition method using hand biometrics with anti-counterfeiting  
A method is provided for identifying and verifying a person using hand biometrics with an anti-spoofing measure. The method comprises acquiring (51) a first image (10) of a hand in a first...
US20090034802 METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR IMAGE RECOGNITION FOR AIDING THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED  
A method for tracking paper currency in a holder, includes: scanning paper currency deposited or removed from a holder; determining the total number of each individual denomination of paper...
US20070230749 Method for capturing and presenting text while maintaining material context during optical character recognition  
A method of presenting text found on a substantially planar object. The method comprises positioning the substantially planar object for imaging; capturing an image from the substantially planar...
US20060008122 Image evaluation for reading mode in a reading machine  
A portable reading machine detects poor image conditions for performing optical character recognition processing. The portable reading machine receives an image of sufficient resolution to...
US20060013444 Text stitching from multiple images  
A reading machine has processing for detecting common text between a pair of individual images. The reading machine combines the text from the pair of images into a file or data structure if...
US20070297647 Character/text generating apparatus  
The invention provides a character/text generating apparatus, which includes a storage device, an image capturing device, and a processing unit. The storage stores a look-up table which records a...
US20080226134 FINGERTIP VISUAL HAPTIC SENSOR CONTROLLER  
Systems, methods and devices for capturing environmental image data and providing tactile feedback about the visual environment to a user. One or more image sensing devices are mounted on various...
US20050031171 Apparatus for objects detection and image/color identification  
An apparatus for identifying images includes a body, a digital camera located within the body, a memory for storing previously recorded data relating to each of an array of images, a light source...
US20170098390 MULTIMODAL IMAGE PERCEPTION SYSTEM AND METHOD  
A real-time multimodal image perception system to transform the standard lab blood smear image for persons with BVI to perceive, employing a combination of auditory, haptic, and vibrotactile...
US20150269434 DISPLAYING PERSONALIZED IMAGERY FOR IMPROVING VISUAL ACUITY  
A method to generate an output image that improves observation of a target image viewed on a medium by an optical system is disclosed. The method includes receiving at least one target image by a...
US20140270398 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR AUDIBLY PRESENTING TEXTUAL INFORMATION INCLUDED IN IMAGE DATA  
An apparatus and method are provided for identifying and audibly presenting textual information within captured image data. In one implementation, a method is provided for audibly presenting text...

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