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9035953 Systems and methods for computer-assisted drawings  
Systems and methods for computer-assisted drawing are disclosed. For example, one disclosed method includes the steps of determining a perspective based on at least one perspective point;...
9001126 Displaying text on path  
A method of displaying text on a path includes creating a mapping between distances along the path and points on a line based on changes in direction of the path, composing glyphs on the line,...
9001213 Monitoring video waveforms  
A video signal waveform monitor is shown, which receives an input video signal composed of video lines. A video signal digitizer samples the input video signal at video sample points to generate a...
8952906 Apparatus and method for inputting writing information according to writing pattern  
Provided are a method and apparatus for inputting handwriting in a digital electronic apparatus. Various patterns defining methods of generating pressure information according to handwriting input...
8947434 Process for determining, scaling, providing, comparative information in accurate, useful, easily recognized, and understandable manner  
A machine-implemented process for determining, scaling, providing, and presenting comparative information in an accurate, scaled, useful, easily recognized, and understandable manner, including:...
8907956 Line stroking method and system  
A method for generating an outline for a stroked line of specified width from an input line (601) defined by a vector having two input points (P0, P1) is disclosed. The method comprises the steps...
8907955 Vector image drawing device, vector image drawing method, and recording medium  
A vector image drawing device has the following configuration. A contour generation unit (104), based on vector data, generates contour data that represents the starting pixels on a scan line in a...
8877410 Data process for E-beam lithography  
The present disclosure provides a dithering method of increasing wafer throughput by an electron beam lithography system. The dithering method generates an edge map from a vertex map. The vertex...
8872830 Method for generating a graph lattice from a corpus of one or more data graphs  
A document recognition system and method, where images are represented as a collection of primitive features whose spatial relations are represented as a graph. Useful subsets of all the possible...
8847961 Geometry, speed, pressure, and anti-aliasing for ink rendering  
Ink rendering techniques are described. In an implementation, an input is recognized by one or more modules that are executable on one or more processors of a computing device as an ink stroke to...
8823735 Information processing apparatus and teleconference system  
The document data (e.g., conference materials) are transmitted from a conference server apparatus to a terminal apparatus 3 attending a teleconference, and the terminal apparatus 3 utilizes a...
8817027 Graph display apparatus, recording medium on which program is recorded and graph display method  
A graph display apparatus including: a display unit; a graph formula input unit for receiving input of a graph formula; a coordinate system setting unit for setting a display range of a coordinate...
8810580 Method and tool for creating irregular-shaped tables  
A computerized method of creating an irregular-shaped table of cells comprises detecting one or more cells of a table to be removed, removing each detected cell from the table and creating a table...
8810603 Creating images for displaying or printing on low-contrast background  
Techniques for automatically adding special effects to an image to be overlaid on a low-contrast background are presented. A stroke or an intervening layer of a color contrasting with the...
8781742 Maps from sketches  
A sketch can be received. The sketch can include one or more sketched graphical elements and one or more sketched representations of text. Pattern matching of the one or more sketched graphical...
8773440 Method and device for simplifying a complex path  
The invention relates to a technical field of graphic image processing, especially to a technology for simplifying a complex path. The invention provides a method and a device for simplifying a...
8773439 Approximation of stroked higher-order curved segments by quadratic bèzier curve segments  
One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a technique for subdividing stroked higher-order curved segments into quadratic Bèzier curve segments. Path stroking may be accelerated when a...
8730258 Anti-aliasing of straight lines within a map image  
A graphics or image rendering system, such as a map image rendering system, receives image data from an image database in the form of vector data that defines various image objects, such as roads,...
8723868 Systems and methods for displaying digitized waveforms on pixilated screens  
Systems and methods for displaying digitized waveform data on a pixilated screen are provided. Certain methods include retrieving waveform data that exists as a plurality of sequential samples in...
8698807 Intuitively connecting graphical shapes  
In using an application's drawing feature, users typically use connecting lines between graphical shapes to depict a relationship between the shapes. Drawing connecting lines between two or more...
8698808 Conversion of dashed strokes into quadratic Bèzier segment sequences  
One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a technique for converting dashed strokes into quadratic Bèzier segment sequences. Path rendering with stroking and dashing may be accelerated...
8681156 Systems and methods for interactive vectorization  
Embodiments facilitate the production of a B-spline curve that approximates a set of N-dimensional (position, pressures, tilt, etc.) discrete input samples recorded by a digital input device....
8674995 Folding avoidance in skeletal stroke application  
Folding avoidance in skeletal stroke application is provided. In some embodiments, folding avoidance in skeletal stroke application includes identifying a destination path for a source artwork and...
8669987 Memory management for systems for generating 3-dimensional computer images  
Memory management system and method for use with systems for generating 3-dimensional computer generated images are provided. The system includes a) a device for subdividing the image into...
8669983 Buffer construction with geodetic circular arcs  
A method with acts for representing a buffer about a feature represented on an ellipsoid or round-object model. The method includes accessing a definition of a buffer stored on one or more...
8669984 Methods and apparatus for score-based tile placement  
A preferred location and a preferred orientation of a tile shape are determined with respect to a current shape based on scores at multiple locations and orientations. A new shape is generated by...
8665276 Image processing method for feature retention and the system of the same  
The present invention discloses an image processing method for feature retention associated with averaging processes. The image processing method comprises: scaling and aligning a plurality of...
8659603 System and method for center point trajectory mapping  
A system and method for center point trajectory mapping includes a computer readable storage medium having stored thereon a computer program comprises instructions, which when executed by a...
8654129 Tile based rendering of smooth points using polygons  
An apparatus and method for rendering a smooth circular point using polygons on a computer graphics display. The circular point is approximated by a polygon and the selection of the polygon...
8654127 Method, device arrangement and computer program product for producing identity graphs for analyzing communication network  
A method, a device arrangement and a computer program product for examining and analyzing the functioning of a communication network. In one or more taps of the examined communication network...
8643646 Constructing a cell-based cluster of data records of a scatter plot  
To construct at least one cluster of data records of a scatter plot, cells representing the data records are placed in a visualization screen according to values of a first attribute and a second...
8624921 Industrial automation visualization schemes employing overlays  
A visualization system utilizing preconfigured overlay models and data models to create overlay displays representing different views of the same data or a single view of different data. The...
8605089 Data visualization using association networks  
A system and method are employed to construct an association network to visualize relationships between variables of a data set. The relationships characterized by the association network may...
8605091 Enhanced power distribution unit with self-orienting display  
An enhanced power distribution unit (PDU) with self-orienting display uses an orientation sensor in conjunction with a microprocessor to properly orient visual display of information by one or...
8599204 Controlling edge routing using layout constraints  
A system and method for creating or editing a graph diagram. A system provides a mechanism to specify constraints on edge way points. Constraints may specify alignment with other way points,...
8587590 Method and apparatus for utilizing representational images in analytical activities  
In a method and apparatus for performing an analysis and other activities using one or more two- or three-dimensional representational images, presenting a two- or three-dimensional...
8576219 Linear interpolation of triangles using digital differential analysis  
An image processing apparatus able to continuously generate region data, able to eliminate wasteful processing due to invalid regions, and able to efficiently draw an image, is provided with a...
8563224 Data process for E-beam lithography  
The present disclosure provides a dithering method of increasing wafer throughput by an electron beam lithography system. The dithering method generates an edge map from a vertex map. The vertex...
8547403 Smart Graphics objects  
A method for receiving, via a computer, a selection of a drawing line is provided. The drawing line has a first end point and a second end point. The drawing line is displayed in a display area of...
8537163 Method for displaying continuous lines  
A method for displaying continuous lines on a raster-based display appliance, with a continuous line being defined by a sequence of two-dimensional support points v1 and v2 and a line width w, and...
8514229 Simplifying a polygon  
Processes, machines, and computer-readable media are provided for expanding and simplifying a polygon or reducing and simplifying a polygon. Polygon expanding or reducing logic receives...
8514224 Three-dimensional modeling apparatus and method using grid structure  
Three-dimensional modeling apparatus and method, the three-dimensional modeling apparatus including: an input curved surface; an input point arrangement unit; a representative point determining...
8514226 Methods and systems of graphically conveying a strength of communication between users  
An exemplary method includes generating a graphic configured to represent a strength of communication between a user and another user and modifying the graphic based on at least one factor...
8508533 Simplifying a polygon  
Processes, machines, and computer-readable media are provided for expanding and simplifying a polygon or reducing and simplifying a polygon. Polygon expanding or reducing logic receives...
8502822 Method and apparatus for visualizing and interactively manipulating profile data  
Profile data collected through sampling is transformed and visually and interactively manipulated and displayed. In one scenario, the profile data is collected through statistical profiling of a...
8497864 Method and device for displaying lines between sampled measurement values  
Measurement points for display on a two-dimensional pixel-based display device are formed by scanned and digitized measurement values. To this end, the resolution of each measurement point...
8487930 Process monitoring using multivariate data  
In an embodiment, a system and method are described that enable a display of a parallel coordinate plot. Such a parallel coordinate plot includes a plurality of parallel axes, and each of the...
8482567 Line rasterization techniques  
A line rasterization technique in accordance with one embodiment includes conditioning a line by pulling in the ending vertex of the line or pushing out the starting vertex of the line....
8471855 Graphics-rendering apparatus  
Graphics-rendering operation is performed by a procedure including: inputting a vector data group representing the shape of a graphic object to a vector data group management unit; inputting, to a...
8471847 Use of constructed three-dimensional geometries to efficiently represent time varying Cartesian data  
A computing device configured to render time-varying geographic data or other Cartesian data, for example on a map. The computing device includes a memory device, and processing hardware...