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9043134 Range marker for a navigation system  
Devices, methods and systems are disclosed herein to describe a range marker for a navigation system. The range marker may delineate a bounded area within a navigation map that a vehicle may...
9043130 Object sensing (pedestrian avoidance/accident avoidance)  
Methods and systems for a complete vehicle ecosystem are provided. Specifically, systems that when taken alone, or together, provide an individual or group of individuals with an intuitive and...
9043131 Collision avoidance system for rail line vehicles  
A collision avoidance system (CAS) is described that includes one or more sensor technologies, including, for example, an Ultra Wideband (UWB) sensing technology. The collision avoidance system is...
9035762 Method and system for locating signal emitters using cross-correlation of received signal strengths  
A method and system for determining a location of a first device that emits a signal: provide at least three sensors separated and spaced apart from each other; at each of the sensors, receive the...
9037399 Pluggable route-planning module  
Among other things, one or more techniques and/or systems are provided for configuring a route-planning module using one or more configuration plug-ins. The route-planning module may be configured...
9035804 Data mining in a digital map database to identify intersections located at hill bottoms and enabling precautionary actions in a vehicle  
Disclosed is a feature for a vehicle that enables taking precautionary actions in response to conditions on the road network around or ahead of the vehicle, in particular, an intersection located...
9030309 System for monitoring items in proximity to a vehicle  
A vehicle having an item detection system is provided having at least one indicator for selectively emitting an alarm when activated, a vehicle alarm control module, at least one radio frequency...
9026358 Non real time traffic system for a navigator  
A system for improving the operation of a GPS based navigator. Statistical and/or time of day information is used to select the best route between a current location and a desired location. The...
9024784 Method and warning device for warning a driver of a vehicle and vehicle  
In a method for warning a driver of a vehicle, the position of the vehicle on the roadway is determined. For the determined position of the vehicle, data relating to a curved roadway course in the...
9026454 System for procuring services  
A system for procuring services such as, in particular, rideshare opportunities and transportation services, has at least one stationary server and a multitude of subscribers including suppliers...
9026148 Providing information to a mobile device based on an event at a geographical location  
A system, method, and computer readable medium for providing information to a mobile device based on an event comprising detecting an occurrence of the event, determining if the event is a...
9019126 Traffic information system and method  
Method and system of traffic information comprising a mobile device (1) connected to a connected host server (2) via a wireless network (4), wherein said host server (2) is adapted to download...
9020688 Customized message protocol in mining vehicle operations  
A communication system in a mining environment customizes messages and responses to both conserve radio bandwidth and to accommodate different communication terminal types in use. Messages to a...
9020754 Vehicle arrival prediction  
A method and apparatus for predicting the arrival time of a transit vehicle at a transit stop of a transit route is presented. The arrival time is predicted using historical location information...
9019130 Notification systems and methods that permit change of time information for delivery and/or pickup of goods and/or services  
Systems and methods are disclosed for automated computer-based notification systems. A representative method, among others that are disclosed herein, can be broadly summarized by the following...
9014977 Method and apparatus for route determination based on one or more non-travel lanes  
An approach is provided for determining one or more non-travel lanes in at least one route segment. The approach involves determining whether to include the at least one route segment in a...
9013333 Methods and systems related to time triggered geofencing  
Time Triggered Geo-fencing. At least some of the example embodiments are methods including: receiving a set of variables related to a geo-fence to be established at repeating intervals lasting for...
9013334 Notification systems and methods that permit change of quantity for delivery and/or pickup of goods and/or services  
Systems and methods are disclosed for automated computer-based notification systems. A representative method, among others that are disclosed herein, can be broadly summarized by the following...
9008967 Computer-aided route selection  
In some aspects, a processor may receive a starting point and an ending point from a runner. The processor may receive calorie information from the runner. The processor may receive pace...
9008964 Device for road and urban mobility and for solving the problem of traffic congestion  
A device for road and urban mobility and for solving the problem of traffic congestion, installed on a vehicle in order to make traffic flow more fluid in and between cities. The device consists...
9008940 Vehicle control device and vehicle control method  
A cruise control device and an obstacle detection device are provided which achieve a safe and appropriate tracking control by avoiding a sudden recognition of a short following distance when a...
9007215 Systems and methods for a RFID enabled metal license plate  
In the embodiments described herein, a RFID enabled license plate is constructed by using the license plate, or a retro-reflective layer formed thereon as part of the resonator configured to...
9002549 Multimedia information and control system for automobiles  
In a multimedia information and control system for use in an automobile, at least one interface is employed which enables a user to access information concerning the automobile and control vehicle...
9000954 Machine system having lane keeping functionality  
A lane keeping system is disclosed for use with a mobile machine. The lane keeping system may have a locating device positioned onboard the mobile machine that is configured to generate a location...
9002631 Vicinity environment estimation device with blind region prediction, road detection and intervehicle communication  
A vicinity environment estimation device includes neighborhood monitoring sensors that detect another vehicle, a car navigation system that acquires information about an untravelable region where...
8995721 Using object appearance changes due to high reflectivity for feature detection  
Methods and apparatus are disclosed related to classifying illuminated objects. A computing device can receive a sequence of images including first and second images. The first image can be of an...
8988251 Apparatus and method for implementing safe visual information provision  
The invention relates to an apparatus and method which allows information representing a state or condition or an action to be performed as part of a control system to be present to one or more...
8989926 Railroad signaling and communication system using a fail-safe voltage sensor to verify trackside conditions in safety-critical railroad applications  
A method and system for verifying trackside conditions in safety critical railroad applications by reporting the status of trackside signals and switches to a remote train control system. The...
8990008 Technique for determining points of interest for a navigation device  
The disclosure relates to a method for identifying points of interest, or POIs, in a vicinity of a predetermined location on the basis of digital cartographic data and a predetermined search time...
8989920 Travel information sensing and communication system  
Driving condition monitoring system for a vehicle on a travel surface includes stationary mounting structures arranged proximate the travel surface, and sensors located in the mounting structures...
8990007 Vehicular navigation device  
An identification unit identifies a departure point of a travel locus of a vehicle. The vehicle departs through the departure point from a departure road stored beforehand in map data. The map...
8989914 Driver identification based on driving maneuver signature  
A system for driver identification comprises a processor and a memory. The processor is configured to receive a driving maneuver signature and to determine a driver identification based at least...
8981902 Controlling location information  
A method and apparatus for controlling location information at a computer device such as a mobile telephone. Location information is intercepted and obtained by, for example, intercepting it from...
8977230 Interactive personal surveillance and security (IPSS) systems and methods  
Embodiments relating to an interactive personal surveillance and security (IPSS) system are provided for one or more users carrying one or more respective wireless personal communication devices...
8977007 Detecting a vehicle signal through image differencing and filtering  
Methods and systems for detecting a vehicle signal through image differencing and filtering are described. A computing device may be configured to receive a sequence of images of an identified...
8977419 Driving-based lane offset control for lane centering  
A system and method for providing adaptive lane centering in an autonomous or semi-autonomous vehicle driving system includes activating a lane centering control system, detecting a driver...
8972179 Method and apparatus to analyze GPS data to determine if a vehicle has adhered to a predetermined route  
System and method for analyzing position data from a vehicle equipped with a geographical position system to determine if the vehicle has adhered to a predetermined schedule, where the vehicle is...
8972173 Method for determining the length of the route travelled by a vehicle  
A method for determining the length of the route travelled by a vehicle using a position measuring device that records positions of the vehicle and a digital road map, which is composed of road...
8972107 Vehicle-mounted communication device and navigation device  
A vehicle-mounted communication device includes wireless units 3a and 3b that switch a frequency that performs wireless communication with antennas 2a and 2b between a frequency for wireless...
8965678 Parking assist system  
A device for assisting the driver of a vehicle in the process of parking is provided. The device includes sensors for detecting obstacles in an environment of the vehicle, at least in an...
8965329 Transmission of wireless communication device status information  
A wireless communication device comprises a processing system, a memory system, and a wireless communication transceiver. The processing system is configured to maintain device status information...
8958979 System and method for road map creation  
The present invention provides system and method for creation of a road map, the system comprising a plurality of navigation devices; and an application server to receive from the plurality of...
8958822 Determining points of interest of a mobile user  
Methods, systems and apparatus for tracking points of interest of a user of a mobile device are disclosed. One method includes determining points of interest of a user of a mobile device. The...
8957769 Method for driver personalization based on tunnel detection for a single-tuner system  
A method of operating a vehicle includes receiving a radio frequency signal and determining that the radio frequency signal has at least one characteristic indicative of the vehicle entering a...
8954269 Host based satellite positioning systems  
Methods and systems consistent with the present invention provide a host based positioning system. The host based positioning system includes a tracker hardware interface that connects to a...
8949024 Vehicle localization using surface penetrating radar  
Described are a method and a system for localization of a vehicle. The method includes the acquisition of SPR images of a subsurface region along a vehicle track. Acquired SPR images are compared...
8942880 Method and device for operating a driver assistance system of a vehicle  
A method for operating a driver assistance system of a vehicle is described, together with a corresponding device, a corresponding vehicle, and a corresponding computer program. The driver...
8937546 Method and system of providing real-time site specific information  
A weather alert manager is used to provide real-time, site specific information to a user regarding weather and possibly other hazards. The weather alert manager compares meteorological data, a...
8937558 Image generating apparatus and image display system  
A technology that does not require complicated operation to select a display mode is provided. In an image display system, a back mode stores a display mode that has been recently set as a current...
8938091 System and method of using images to determine correspondence between locations  
In one aspect, a system and method is provided that matches images that are associated with street addresses with images that are associated with locations that are stored with respect to another...