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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,...
8941666 Character animation recorder  
A system includes a computing device that includes a memory configured to store instructions. The computing device also includes a processor configured to execute the instructions to perform a...
8917275 Automated contrast verifications  
A developer tool is used to programmatically calculate the contrast between the text and background in a user interface. A luminosity ratio is automatically calculated by the tool by capturing an...
8917276 Rendering a text image following a line  
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,...
8896606 Touch screen and display method  
A touch screen to smooth a moving trajectory of a touch unit input as a curved line and to display the moving trajectory, and a display method of the touch screen are provided. The display method...
8866820 Outline font compression method and outline font decompression method  
A difference of coordinate values stored adjacent to each other is compressed by means of a statistical coding system when reading out outline font data storing coordinate values necessary for...
8847962 Exception processing of character entry sequences  
Systems and techniques are described to perform operations including displaying a first character in a user interface in response to a first user input, the first character encoded by a first...
8830241 Image conversion of text-based images  
Conversion of text-based images to vector graphics (VG) is disclosed. The text-based images may include images of equations, custom typefaces, or other types of text that may not be included in a...
8819543 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, and storage medium  
An object including at least one element is moved on a document in which the object is arranged in response to an instruction from a user. In addition, if the object is moved to a boundary between...
8814677 Using real-time constructive solid geometry to provide painting and thinning game mechanics  
Techniques are described for providing a painting and thinning mechanic within a computer-generated environment (e.g., in a video game). The painting and thinning mechanic allows geometry within...
8786610 Animation compression  
A system includes a computing device that includes a memory configured to store instructions. The computing device also includes a processor configured to execute the instructions to perform a...
8787660 System and method for performing automatic font definition  
A method of defining model characters of a font. The method includes receiving a string of characters, receiving an image that includes an occurrence of the string, identifying objects in the...
8780117 Display control apparatus and display control method capable of rearranging changed objects  
A display control apparatus controls display on a display screen and includes an area designation unit configured to designate an area on the display screen, and an extraction unit configured to...
8730253 Decomposing cubic Bezier segments for tessellation-free stencil filling  
One embodiment of the present invention sets forth a technique for decomposing and filling cubic Bèzier segments of paths without tessellating the paths. Path rendering may be accelerated when a...
8730244 Method and device for generating character data, method and control device for displaying character data, and navigation apparatus  
A device includes a character-data rotating section that rotates a regular-position character by a predetermined angle with respect to a reference point that is the center point of the background...
8699809 Image processing apparatus, image conversion method, and recording medium  
A labeling unit that extracts a character included in raster format image data and finds the size of the extracted character, and an approximation method determination unit that determines whether...
8687016 Method and system for enhancing the quality of video prompts in an interactive media response system  
Embodiments of the present invention recite a method for enhancing the quality of visual prompts in and interactive media response system. In one embodiment, a video coder/decoder (codec) used by...
8643652 Dynamic augmentation of extensible font subsets  
A font subset is received that includes one or more glyphs of a master font which has a master ordering that establishes an order of precedence on the glyphs of the master font. When the font...
8643651 Type-setting method for a text image file  
The present invention discloses a type-setting method for a text image file, which comprises steps of: dividing the text image file into a plurality of character-string images along a first...
8620083 Method and system for character recognition  
Character recognition is described. In one embodiment, it may use matched sequences rather than character shape to determine a computer-legible result.
8587609 Accuracy-adaptive and scalable vector graphics rendering  
Embodiments of the present invention provide methods and associated architecture of accuracy adaptive and scalable vector graphics rendering including rendering a graphic comprising a plurality of...
8558838 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and storage medium storing image processing program  
An image processing apparatus to perform an enlarging process for an original image constituted by C colors (C≧2) includes a target color selecting unit that selects two target colors C1 and C2...
8520007 Graphic drawing device and graphic drawing method  
A distance information generating unit 4 for rasterizing minute line segments divided by a curved line dividing unit 2 through a combination of straight line cells and corner cells to generate...
8502824 Method and display device for displaying characters  
A method is used to control a liquid crystal panel to display a character having a tilted or curved stroke. The liquid crystal panel includes a plurality of original physical pixels arranged in a...
8494278 Handwritten character recognition based on frequency variations in characters  
A method and computer program product for recognizing handwriting. A handwritten character is captured as an image of black pixels and white pixels. The image is partitioned into segments, each of...
8494277 Handwritten character recognition based on frequency variations in characters  
A system for recognizing handwriting. A handwritten character is captured as an image of black pixels and white pixels. The image is partitioned into segments, each of which having a pixel ratio...
8416244 Rendering a text image following a line  
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,...
8363947 Handwritten character recognition based on frequency variations in characters  
A method, system and computer program product for recognizing cursive and non-cursive handwriting. The invention comprises capturing a handwritten character as an image of pixels, partition the...
8355025 System and method for displaying text  
A system and method for displaying text are described. According to embodiments of the invention, the system and methods describe operations for displaying text, where the text does not include hints.
8330760 Modifying glyph outlines  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for modifying glyphs. In one aspect, a method includes receiving a glyph outline for a glyph to...
8331736 Image processing device and method therefor  
An image processing device is provided which generates an easily reusable electronic document from an input image in which different page sizes are mixed. The image processing device generates a...
8326048 Geo-relevance for images  
Images may be sorted and categorized by defining a frustum for each image and overlaying the frustums in two, three, or four dimensions to create a density map and identify points of interest....
8300053 System and method for fitting images in an electronic device  
An electronic device includes an image fitting system to fit an image to identify characters of the image and graphics of the image in the electronic device. Operations of fitting the image by the...
8284197 Method and apparatus for rendering instance geometry  
A method and apparatus for rendering instance geometry whereby all culling, level of detail (LOD) and scene management is performed directly on a GPU.
8269776 Method for generating a distance field of an object represented by stylized strokes  
A method generates a distance field of an object, where the distance field includes a set of cells and the object includes a set of stylized strokes. Each stylized stroke includes a centerline, a...
8243077 Method for generating stroke-based font characters for a low-resolution display  
A method and computer graphical user interface tool for generating and/or modifying character font data to be suitable for low-resolution display are provided. The method generally includes four...
8243072 Method for rendering an object  
The method is for rendering an object. An object to be rendered is identified. An outline of the object is defined. A front plate of the object is identified. A back plate that is shifted relative...
8207969 Method of abstracting a graphical object in a line art style suitable for printing and artwork-coloring  
Various approaches are disclosed for generating an output graphical object from an input graphical object. In one approach, vector graphics data representing the input graphical object in a memory...
8098250 Adaptive and dynamic text filtering  
A device sensor determines an external state of a device. Text to be displayed on a display screen of the device is dynamically filtered based on the external state of the device.
8081188 Image delivering apparatus and image delivery method  
A determining unit determines a vector conversion method for a character image based on the character image and model information of a terminal device that receives the character image. A...
8064700 Method and system for character recognition  
Character recognition is described. In one embodiment, it may use matched sequences rather than character shape to determine a computer-legible result.
8031204 Font filter using bilinear interpolation  
Systems and methods used for bilinear texture filtering may also be used to perform font filtering. Font data stored as a texture is read from memory in blocks that are coarsely aligned. Font...
8026923 Contextual variable attribute scaling  
Embodiments for contextual variable scaling relate to selection of objects. For example, such objects may include text, audio, visual, and/or physical objects. In one or more examples, such...
8018461 Device and method for generating a text object  
A device and a method for generating a text object, in particular, for a geographic map illustration. The text object comprises a multitude of letters and serves for identifying, for example, a...
8009876 Multi-scale variable domain decomposition method and system for iris identification  
An iris identification method and system, which divide an iris image, which is acquired for personal identification, into a plurality of equal/unequal and multiscale regions, generate a...
7970812 Redistribution of space between text segments  
A system and method for redistributing space in ink-to-text conversions is described. In stylus-based computing systems, users often desire to convert ink from ink into text. Sometimes the...
7965422 Super resolution encoded microprinting through postscript  
A system facilitates printing of microtext. A processing component allows a user to create one or more microtext characters, wherein the characters are output as a data packet. An SRE code store...
7940272 System and method for displaying text  
A system and method for displaying text are described. According to embodiments of the invention, the system and methods describe operations for displaying text, where the text does not include hints.
7907140 Displaying time-series data and correlated events derived from text mining  
The present invention is directed to a method and system for correlating time-series data with events derived from text mining. The system is configured to receive a time period and a parameter...
7907141 Methods and processes for recognition of electronic ink strokes  
A method and process provides structure recognition to a node-link diagram formed by a plurality of digital ink strokes drawn on a canvas of an electronic device by an input device. The method and...

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