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9008432 Coded visual information system  
Information is arranged within a predetermined shape. The predetermined shape is captured in an image taken by a tangible image-capturing element of a device which captures images at the direction...
8998093 Systems and methods for a product authorization service  
A product authorization service is described, including receiving, from a first source, an item serial number (ISN) of a product and an item-specific key (ISK) for the product; receiving, from a...
8998076 Establishing connections among electronic devices  
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for establishing connections among electronic devices. Embodiments of the invention can use a context code, such as,...
8991718 Decoding a transformed machine readable image  
A method, apparatus, and computer-readable medium for decoding transformed machine readable images is disclosed. A reader device can acquire a machine readable image that is transformed. A...
8985471 Optically readable identification security tag or stamp  
The invention relates to a security tag made unique by randomly distributing a mixture of large numbers of multicolored small objects, such as two colored glass balls, into a regular geometric...
8985470 Code pattern having cross-shaped positioning pattern and image processing device for processing the same  
A code pattern having cross-shaped positioning patterns is disclosed, comprising: a plurality of marks, which at least include a central positioning mark, a first positioning mark, a second...
8985465 Systems and methods for controlling rights associated with a product  
Controlling rights associated with a product is described, including receiving, from a source, a first code of a media product, the first code is unique to the media product; authorizing the media...
8985462 Method of driving focusing element in barcode imaging scanner  
A method includes the following: (1) detecting light from a target object to capture multiple images of the target object while substantially maintaining the distance between the target object and...
8978990 ***WITHDRAWN PATENT AS PER THE LATEST USPTO WITHDRAWN LIST***
Negotiable instruments with intelligent microprint
 
A negotiable instrument such as a check includes a unique microprint identifier that allows for authentication while preventing unauthorized reproduction and alternation. A printing system...
8978991 Generating a decorative image bar code using filter patterns  
A composite image is generated from a decorative image, a bar code, and one or more filter patterns. The composite image visually approximates the decorative image, yet the composite image is...
8973842 Tradeable packet for holding a portable data storage medium, and suitable portable data storage medium  
A method for producing a marketable package including an outer packaging for receiving a portable data carrier, and a portable data carrier. The data carrier possesses a viewing side and an...
8973829 Systems and methods for managing access to benefits associated with products  
Systems and methods for managing access to electronic products are described. In an embodiment, a system implemented method includes receiving, from a source, a first code associated with an item;...
8973843 System for generating an incrementally completed security mark  
A system (10) for generating an incrementally completed security mark (20′″) includes a computer-readable medium encoded with a computer program. The computer program includes computer readable cod...
8973844 Information exchange using photo camera as display for color space encoded image  
Embodiments of the present invention include systems, methods, and non-transitory computer program products for information exchange using color space encoded images. A color space encoded image...
8971569 Marker processing method, marker processing device, marker, object having a marker, and marker processing program  
A marker processing method includes: (a) binarizing a shot image; (b) labeling one or more constituents of the image detected based on the image binarized in step (a); (c) obtaining a region...
8967489 Removable component for a consumable with identifying graphic  
A removable component for dispensing a physical resource from a dispensing system may include a body defining a reservoir in which a physical resource may be stored, a graphic provided on the...
8967488 Ophthalmic lens with communication system  
An ophthalmic device includes a communication system including an antenna energy receptor and a processor configured to generate a unique identifier. The unique identifier can be, or include, a...
8967483 Encoding of microcarriers  
Encoded microcarriers, and more specifically microcarriers having codes written on them. Methods for writing the codes on the microcarriers, methods of reading the codes, and methods of using the...
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...
8960534 System and method for quality management utilizing barcode indicators  
A quality management system for products including a multiplicity of barcoded quality indicators, a barcode indicator reader and a product type responsive indication interpreter, each of the...
8955760 Code pattern for providing information and decoding method and image processing device  
A code pattern for providing information is disclosed, which can effectively improve the ratio of effective marks, and the effective marks are distributed in a rhombus area. The code pattern...
8955754 Systems and methods for a content authorization service  
A content authorization service is described, including receiving, from a first source, information comprises a key for accessing content recorded on a disc; storing the key, a pre-recorded media...
8958130 Method and apparatus for archiving an image  
A method and an apparatus for archiving an image on a photographic medium are described. The image consists of an array of pixels, where a color depth of the pixels is n bits. In addition to...
8950684 Fluorescent barcode for identification  
Identification marking systems and methods are disclosed. A symbolic surface cover comprises coded information. The symbolic surface cover shows a first image thereof in response to a first...
8950685 Stylized QR code generating apparatus and method thereof  
A stylized QR code generating apparatus is provided, which includes: an image adjusting module having an image detecting unit and a shape distorting unit; and a code stylizing module having a...
8944333 Cards and devices with embedded holograms  
A card, such as a payment card, or other device may include an electronics package. The electronics package may include electronic components mounted on a flexible, printed circuit board. The...
8939376 Encoding of microcarriers  
Encoded microcarriers, and more specifically microcarriers having codes written on them. Methods for writing the codes on the microcarriers, methods of reading the codes, and methods of using the...
8939379 Mattress with mattress age indicator  
A mattress age indicating device includes an enclosure and an indicating assembly contained within the enclosure. The age indicating device may be configured to present an indication related to the...
8931703 Payment cards and devices for displaying barcodes  
A payment card is provided with a display. A barcode may be selectively displayed on the display. A display may be an electrochromic display in order to increase the readability of a displayed...
8931687 Techniques for optimization of barcodes  
Techniques for optimization of barcode processing are presented. Barcode configuration data is distributed from a server service to a mobile client device. The mobile client device includes an...
8931701 Methods and systems for authenticating and tracking objects  
In part, the invention relates to a security feature for authenticating an object having an outer surface and an inner surface. The security feature includes a substrate having a length and a width...
8925824 Radio frequency identification (RFID) antenna with tuning stubs for mount on metal RFID tag  
A Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) device can comprise a dielectric separator and a RFID antenna with a RFID chip region. The antenna can have a main section and at least two tuning stubs that...
8925829 Optical code  
A method of presenting an optical code on a display is described. The method comprises: presenting the optical code in a first format at a first time period so that the optical code can be captured...
8925796 Article with visual code, visual code generating apparatus and information conveying method  
An article having a visual code that can visually and directly convey a message to a human and accurately and indirectly convey information through an apparatus with an optical reading function....
8915425 Automatic identification system for randomly oriented objects  
A method of identifying a plurality of items, the method comprising: performing a CT scan of a plurality of items, at least some of said items bearing information tags; reconstructing an image...
8915450 Dual deterent incremental information object  
Systems and methods for generating a dual deterrent information object (IIO) are provided. A method includes analyzing a dual deterrent IIO to determine a first code, wherein the dual deterrent IIO...
8915438 Printing control device, control method for a printing device, and a control program  
Differences in the output of the printed barcode caused by differences interpreting the barcode generating code of an application program are absorbed so that the barcode desired by the user can be...
8915437 Identification medium, method for reading data therefrom, apparatus for identification, and method and apparatus for production thereof  
A technique detects counterfeit products having appearances similar to authentic products with high accuracy. A cholesteric liquid crystal layer in which hologram is processed and circularly...
8893978 Surface identification system and method, object having an identification code pattern, and code reading apparatus for reading the object  
The present invention provides A surface identification system comprising: at least one identification code pattern comprising a plurality of recesses, through holes and/or projections formed on an...
8896885 Creating authenticatable printed articles and subsequently verifying them based on scattered light caused by surface structure  
A printer with integral scanner for obtaining a digital signature from a sheet of paper or other article as it is printed. The integral scanner has a coherent source which directs a light beam to...
8893974 Decoder for barcodes with anti-copy feature  
A method 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...
8893973 Coded articles and systems and methods of identification of the same  
A laser scanning system with sufficient power to drill very small holes or marks in materials. The holes or marks are so small that they cannot be seen with the human eye. These holes and marks can...
8888010 Detection of security marks simulating natural defects for embedding information in documents  
A system for generating a security mark includes a data reception component that receives information. A security mark generation component in communication with the data reception component...
8891127 Print channel identification mechanism  
A printer includes a print head having a first print channel to print data on each page of a print medium according to a first color plane and a second print channel to print data on each page of...
8886684 Apparatus and method for managing register of unique identifiers  
A method for allocating a first range of identifiers to a customer-system from a register. The method comprising the steps of: receiving a request for identifiers from a new customer-system;...
8881990 System and method for quickly obtaining medical information  
A medical bracelet, wrist-band device, watch, piece of jewelry, or any other worn item contains a QR code for fast scanning by emergency first responders, ER teams or any other medical personnel....
8881985 Method for the concretizing of a substrate  
In a method for concretizing a substrate with a code (1, 2) which is applied at least twice by a code reader, the codes (1, 2) are intended to be assigned or matched to one another, this being...
8879832 Color matrix code  
When an imaging device receives an image file that includes a color barcode, a processor of the imaging device and/or a remote processor may decode the barcode by identifying informational elements...
8870084 Method and system for the generation and validation of personal identification numbers  
A method and apparatus for encoding and decoding sequential index numbers to pseudo-random Personal Identification Codes (PINs) of varying word size in disclosed. The word size is defined by a word...
8874430 Applications for encoding and decoding multi-lingual text in a matrix code symbol  
A method for preparing a multi-lingual personal identification card includes receiving a multi-lingual text comprising Latin-based characters in a Latin-based language and non-Latin-based...