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9038897 System and approach to convey data with a handheld device via a multi-dimensional code  
A system and approach for conveying engineering and license data with a handheld or mobile device via a multi-dimensional code. Engineering data from a page such as a schematic may be generated,...
9038898 Anti-theft security device to increase marketing opportunities  
The present invention relates to a security device for improving the marketing impact of an article of commerce. The device generally includes a housing having a base and a cover with the cover...
9033239 Projected image planogram system  
An automated projected image display planning and implementation system used in planogramming. Embodiments include a camera, projector, bar code reader, and software to store planograms as...
9033227 Methods and systems for performing security weight checks at checkouts  
Checkout techniques are described to address fraud reduction and prevention. As an example, a bypass fraud detection process determines when a customer may have attempted to bypass self-checkout...
9033226 Portable computerized wireless apparatus  
A mobile user apparatus useful for conducting payment transactions wirelessly, such as at point-of-sale locations. In one embodiment, the mobile user apparatus is a cellular-enabled mobile device...
9033229 Self-checkout terminal and control method therefor  
According to one embodiment, a self-checkout terminal includes a reading unit and a light emitting unit. The reading unit reads commodity information from a commodity held over a reading position....
9033228 Point-of-sale systems  
A point-of-sale (POS) system is provided. The POS system may include an adjustable housing configured to receive a computing device. The POS system housing may be adjustable so that a screen of...
9035773 Environment monitoring and recording tag with remote sensing capability  
A tag includes an integrated circuit thereon, including memory, antenna means for RF transmission of data acquired by the integrated circuit, a sensor sensing environmental conditions to which the...
9030299 Method of operating a RFID system  
The invention relates to a method of operating a RFID system comprising at least one reader (1) and a plurality of wireless data carriers (2), each of which comprise at least one data processing...
9027833 Commodity information display apparatus and method for displaying commodity information in different forms  
In accordance with one embodiment, a commodity information display apparatus comprises an acquisition module and a display control module. The acquisition module acquires a commodity information...
9022287 Shopping system for tracking and tabulating costs  
A shopping system for tracking and tabulating costs during a shopping experience features a shopping cart with a handle having a handle diameter and a horizontal support bar having a horizontal...
9026459 Online shopping using NFC and a point-of-sale terminal  
A method and system for conducting an online payment transaction through a point of sale device. The method includes receiving input from a user selecting an item for purchase through the point of...
9022281 Commodity sales data processing apparatus, checkout system and control method  
A commodity sales data processing apparatus determines, based on the imaged image of the commodity, whether or not the commodity is provided with an image display element for displaying a specific...
9022292 Invisible optical label for transmitting information between computing devices  
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a method and system for sharing information between a first computing device and a second computing device. In the described embodiments, an optical...
9019066 Terminal  
A terminal, such as an automated teller machine, comprises: a customer identification device; a sensor for detecting presence of a customer at the terminal; and a controller coupled to the...
9016580 Method of reading multiple two dimensional barcodes  
A method of reading multiple two dimensional barcodes includes the steps of obtaining an image including a plurality of positioning patterns and the two dimensional barcodes, defining a reading...
9010636 Targeted video advertising  
A computer-implemented method of providing targeted video promotional material includes providing a first video advertisement for presentation by a video display system, receiving an indication...
9010635 Layaway apparatus and method  
A method for associating a computing device of a customer with a layaway transaction corresponding to the customer is disclosed. The method may begin with a computer system initiating a layaway...
9015064 Utilizing a secure element for NFC transactions which includes response data during induction  
A method and system for conducting an online payment transaction through a point of sale device. The method includes receiving input from a user selecting an item for purchase through the point of...
9004357 Headphones holder with indicia of stored value  
The present invention is a headset holder coupled with indicia of stored value. The indicia of stored value may be printed or painted on, or otherwise permanently coupled to, the holder itself, or...
9007183 Terminal having radio frequency function and method of processing information of the terminal  
Provided are a terminal having a radio frequency identification (RFID) function and a method of processing information of the terminal for allowing intuitive interaction between a screen...
8991700 Dimensioning and barcode reading system  
An apparatus and method for calibrating a barcode scanning tunnel has a conveyor structure and a scanning system. The scanning system has a laser light source, an optics system, and a processor....
8985444 Checkout stand with a barcode reader on a bagging end  
A checkout stand with a barcode reader on a bagging end which reduces transaction times over conventional checkout stand designs. An example checkout stand includes a housing including a first and...
8985464 Payment card storage apparatus and tab management system  
A system for managing bar or restaurant tabs includes a payment card storage apparatus, such as a carousel, to receive and store payment cards under computer control, and a payment card reader to...
8985445 Payment transaction receipt system and method  
A system and method of providing receipt data for a payment transaction through a transaction receipt portal system are described, in which receipt data is stored for a completed payment...
8985452 Safety device and method for using a safety device  
The invention relates to a security device with sensors for checking whether the security device (1) is in an undamaged state and checking for the presence of a specified support (9) of the...
8988199 RFID tag parameter estimation using read difficulty factor  
A Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) system uses read difficulty factors (RDFs) to improve tag-parameter estimation. During inventory, a reader can obtain a tag's item identifier (II),...
8981907 RFID antenna multiplexing  
A system to multiplex antennas for radio-frequency communication uses one or more antenna shorting circuits to selectively enable RF communication via one of a plurality of antenna matching...
8978978 Systems, methods and computer program products for facilitating online gift shopping  
According to embodiments of the present invention, a method for facilitating online gift shopping includes: receiving an order for a gift for a recipient from an online shopper via a computer...
8978980 Intelligent first aid kit  
Intelligent first-aid kit (1) includes of a fixed first-aid kit of the conventional first-aid kits for storing the most important drugs which it is important to have for emergencies or chronic...
8976029 Product management system  
A system of managing product at a location in which a weight-sensing RFID tag is utilized to determine the weight or pressure applied to a substrate and then this information is read by an RFID...
8973822 Method and apparatus for vending a containerized liquid product utilizing an automatic self-service refill system  
A method and apparatus for vending a containerized fluid includes placing a machine-readable indicia on the container identifying the base fluid. The container may be filled and then distributed...
8976027 Information processing system for consumers at a store using personal mobile wireless devices and related methods  
An information processing system is for determining information about consumers at a store where at least some of the consumers may carry personal mobile wireless devices, and each personal...
8967468 Terminal including imaging assembly  
A terminal includes a housing, a touch screen, and an imaging assembly. The imaging assembly in one embodiment is disposed in the housing so that an imaging axis extends externally from the...
8967457 Total history management system and method using radio frequency identification (RFID) tag and barcode  
A total history management system using a radio frequency identification (RFID) tag and a barcode. The system includes an RFID tag, a barcode recorder and a barcode reader. The RFID tag is...
8967467 System and method for improved quality management in a product logistic chain  
A quality management system for products including a multiplicity of product unit specific indicators, each operative to provide a machine-readable indication of exceedence of at least one...
8972043 Network-based grocery store  
The present invention is a method and system for a network-based grocery store. The invention provides for network-based order placement, fulfillment, and delivery.
8967480 System and method for processing funds transfer between entities based on received optical machine readable image information  
A system and method for coordinating processing of a funds transfer transaction between a transaction requestor and a transaction responder over a communications network. The transaction system...
8963718 RFID chip and antenna  
A Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) device antenna has a feed region of interdigitated fingers. The interdigitated fingers have parallel centerlines and are spaced one from another. A chip...
8960549 Method, apparatus and system for scanning an optical code  
A method, apparatus and system are presented for improving a point of sale terminal by reducing the number of items a cashier must pick up and move for scanning during a purchase transaction. The...
8960540 Methods and systems for merchant selection of network routing  
A system and method for operating a payment terminal, the method including receiving a list of eligible applications from a payment device; generating a candidate list including applications from...
8955747 Devices, systems and methods for wireless point-of-sale  
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed which relate to executing a transaction at a point-of-sale device using a mobile device. In exemplary embodiments the mobile device reads an identifier...
8950663 Display electronic tagging and setting management method thereof  
A display electronic tagging and a setting management method thereof are provided. The display electronic tagging comprises a wireless RF module, a display, an encapsulant and a bar code. The...
8952787 Laboratory sample archiving apparatus and method  
An archive apparatus is provided for storing and archiving laboratory samples including radio frequency identification means. The apparatus comprises a support structure or cabinet (4), a drawer...
8950660 System and method for a complete and convenient shopping experience using product print catalogs or print advertisements  
A method and system whereby a consumer creates a shopping list using a portable barcode scanner to scan barcodes from a printed catalog and a printed advertisement. The entered barcodes are...
8944325 Information processing apparatus and information processing method  
In accordance with one embodiment, an information processing apparatus includes an acquirement unit configured to acquire a captured image obtained by capturing a commodity by an image capturing...
8944324 Commodity recognition apparatus and commodity recognition method  
A commodity recognition apparatus comprises a function of recognizing a commodity in an image from the image captured by an image capturing unit, and a function of recognizing a data code attached...
8944314 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...
8944323 Shopping system and method  
A method for locating an item using a cloud server of a data center and an electronic device. The cloud server receives a barcode corresponding to a product from the electronic device and searches...
8944322 Tri-optic scanner  
A tri-optic scanner for checking out merchandise at stores includes first and second barcode scanners, and a third barcode scanner placed back-to-back to the second barcode scanner to face an...