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US20060274070 Techniques and workflows for computer graphics animation system  
The disclosed implementations describe techniques and workflows for a computer graphics (CG) animation system. In some implementations, systems and methods are disclosed for representing scene...
US20130235044 MULTI-PURPOSE PROGRESS BAR  
In addition to conveying a completion status of a task to a user, an improved progress bar can convey additional information about the task to the user. For example, some embodiments can present a...
US20100182412 IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, METHOD OF OPERATING IMAGE PROCESSING APPARATUS, AND MEDIUM STORING ITS PROGRAM  
An image processing apparatus according to the present invention includes: an obtainment unit for obtaining time-series image data, which is image data captured in time series by a capsule...
US20100045680 PERFORMANCE DRIVEN FACIAL ANIMATION  
A method of animating a digital facial model, the method including: defining a plurality of action units; calibrating each action unit of the plurality of action units via an actor's performance;...
US20050223328 Method and apparatus for providing dynamic moods for avatars  
Method and apparatus for providing dynamic moods for updating online identities are disclosed. For example, when a user updates the moods and/or gestures of his or her avatar(s), the mood and/or...
US20140043340 Animation Transitions and Effects in a Spreadsheet Application  
Concepts and technologies are described herein for animation transitions and effects in a spreadsheet application. In accordance with the concepts and technologies disclosed herein, a computer...
US20130271486 Automatic 3D Modeling  
An automatic 3D modeling system and method are described in which a 3D model may be generated from a picture or another image. For example, a 3D model for a face of a person may be automatically...
US20130257877 Systems and Methods for Generating an Interactive Avatar Model  
Systems and methods are provided for generating an avatar configured to represent traits of a human subject. First interactions of the human subject are observed, and characteristics of the human...
US20090315893 USER AVATAR AVAILABLE ACROSS COMPUTING APPLICATIONS AND DEVICES  
An avatar along with its accessories, emotes, and animations may be system provided and omnipresent. In this manner, the avatar and its accessories, emotes, and animations may be available across...
US20060279573 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR GENERATING 3D SIMULATIONS  
An aspect of the present invention relates to methods and systems for creating real-time closed loop parametrically driven simulations for inverse kinematics defined objects using models created...
US20060055700 User interface for controlling animation of an object  
A user can control the animation of an object via an interface that includes a control area and a user-manipulable control element. In one embodiment, the control area includes an ellipse, and the...
US20140152673 Patient Monitor for Generating Real-Time Relational Animations of Human Organs in Response to Physiologic Signals  
A medical alarm system for processing medical time-series data of multiple physiologic signals in hospitals and other environments is disclosed. The alarm system generates physiologic animations...
US20110187727 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR DISPLAYING A LOCK SCREEN OF A TERMINAL EQUIPPED WITH A TOUCH SCREEN  
An apparatus and method for displaying a lock screen including a character object having a motion effect in a terminal equipped with a touch screen. The method includes locking the touch screen...
US20140176565 COMPUTER IMPLEMENTED METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR GENERATING VIRTUAL BODY MODELS FOR GARMENT FIT VISUALISATION  
Methods for generating and sharing a virtual body model of a person, created with a small number of measurements and a single photograph, combined with one or more images of garments. The model...
US20110175920 METHOD FOR HANDLING AND TRANSFERRING DATA IN AN INTERACTIVE INPUT SYSTEM, AND INTERACTIVE INPUT SYSTEM EXECUTING THE METHOD  
A method in a computing device of transferring data to another computing device includes establishing wireless communication with the other computing device, designating data for transfer to the...
US20070266324 System for creating media presentations of computer software application programs  
A system for producing presentations of computer application programs. The system also allows the inclusion of advertising, or other information, into a presentation. When the presentation is...
US20070008321 Identifying collection images with special events  
A method for associating event times or time periods with digital images in a collection for determining if a digital image is of interest, includes storing a collection of digital images each...
US20050231512 Animation of an object using behaviors  
Various embodiments of the invention cover various aspects of behaviors and working with behaviors. One embodiment covers behaviors themselves, including animations that can be produced by...
US20050116956 Message display  
A mobile radio handset (10, 24), capable of receiving short message service text messages (12), examines incoming text messages (12) to see if a recognised string of one or more characters is...
US20160313781 METHOD FOR DISPLAYING USER INTERFACE AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE THEREOF  
A method for operating an electronic device is provided. The method includes identifying at least one designated input. The method also includes, responsive to identifying the designated input,...
US20120098836 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR TURNING PAGES IN E-BOOK READER  
A method turns pages in an electronic book (e-book) reader. The method includes displaying an e-book as left/right pages and, if a page turn signal is generated, turning a left page or a right...
US20100091018 Rendering Detailed Animated Three Dimensional Characters with Coarse Mesh Instancing and Determining Tesselation Levels for Varying Character Crowd Density  
A method carried out by graphics processing circuitry includes generating animated coarse mesh vertex information based on instanced coarse mesh data; and tessellating instanced coarse mesh data...
US20060109274 Client/server-based animation software, systems and methods  
Various embodiments of the invention provide novel software, systems and methods for animation and/or filmmaking. In a set of embodiments, for example, a client-server system provides the ability...
US20130002683 METHOD, APPARATUS AND CLIENT DEVICE FOR DISPLAYING EXPRESSION INFORMATION  
A method for displaying expression information is disclosed, which is applied to an instant messaging system and which includes following steps: a client receives or sends expression information...
US20120019540 Sliding Motion To Change Computer Keys  
The subject matter of this specification can be implemented in, among other things, a computer-implemented touch screen user interface method that includes displaying a plurality of keys of a...
US20100182325 APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR EFFICIENT ANIMATION OF BELIEVABLE SPEAKING 3D CHARACTERS IN REAL TIME  
An apparatus for animating a moving and speaking enhanced-believability, character in real time, comprising a plurality of behavior generators, each for defining a respective aspect of facial...
US20080291218 System And Method For Generating Interactive Video Images  
The present invention relates to video communication technology and discloses a system and method for generating animated video images. The present invention provides a system for generating...
US20080200215 MOBILE TELEPHONE WITH MAN MACHINE INTERFACE  
The present invention envisages a GSM mobile telephone in which a line of icons is displayed on a display. As a user navigates through the displayed line of icons, the positions of the icons alter...
US20050231513 Stop motion capture tool using image cutouts  
A computer software method for creating a computer animation using static and animated images is disclosed. The computer software method provides a user interface that has a first window portion...
US20050190188 Portable communication terminal and program  
A program includes a parts management module configured to manage parts images for display of parts in respective states constituting the avatar, an external event information generating module...
US20070268293 MUSCULO-SKELETAL SHAPE SKINNING  
A method for use in animation includes establishing a model having a plurality of bones with muscles attached to the bones, binding skin to the muscles when the model is in a first pose with each...
US20070229538 Methods and apparatus for dynamically labeling map objects in visually displayed maps of mobile communication devices  
Methods and apparatus for dynamically labeling map objects for different views of a visually displayed map are disclosed. For each view of a plurality of different views of a map, a view of the...
US20170046065 AVATAR KEYBOARD  
Apparatuses, methods and storage medium associated with the provision of an avatar keyboard to a communication/computing device are disclosed herein. In embodiments, an apparatus for communicating...
US20140218373 SCRIPT CONTROL FOR CAMERA POSITIONING IN A SCENE GENERATED BY A COMPUTER RENDERING ENGINE  
A system for controlling a rendering engine by using specialized commands. The commands are used to generate a production, such as a television show, at an end-user's computer that executes the...
US20130076758 Page Switching Method And Device  
A page switching method and device. The method includes: displaying current message page; when detecting a touch operation, drawing a page-turning animation according to the touch operation, and...
US20110304629 REAL-TIME ANIMATION OF FACIAL EXPRESSIONS  
Animation of a character, such as a video game avatar, to reflect facial expressions of an individual in real-time is described herein. An image sensor is configured to generate a video stream,...
US20110187724 MOBILE TERMINAL AND INFORMATION DISPLAY METHOD  
A mobile terminal includes a display unit to display information processed by the mobile terminal, the display unit comprising a touch panel; and a control unit to control the display to display...
US20100302253 REAL TIME RETARGETING OF SKELETAL DATA TO GAME AVATAR  
Techniques for generating an avatar model during the runtime of an application are herein disclosed. The avatar model can be generated from an image captured by a capture device. End-effectors can...
US20100066746 Widgetized avatar and a method and system of creating and using same  
A widgetized avatar and a method and system of creating and using same is disclosed. The avatar includes computing code that provides for addition of the avatar as non-static content to at least...
US20060152511 System and method of converting frame-based animations into interpolator-based animations and rendering animations  
Rendering an animation on a mobile device having a display screen, including: (a) storing in a memory of the mobile device a binary animation instruction set that includes a visual graph and a...
US20130113807 User Interface for Controlling Animation of an Object  
A user can control the animation of an object via an interface that includes a control area and a user-manipulable control element. In one embodiment, the control area includes an ellipse, and the...
US20090141029 Text Data Displaying Apparatus Capable of Displaying Text Data Appropriately  
In a text data displaying apparatus, input text data is analyzed at a text data analyze unit using a correspondence table acquired at a correspondence table acquisition unit from a data storage...
US20070162854 System and Method for Interactive Creation of and Collaboration on Video Stories  
A system for creating videos on a network includes a server with network access for serving source objects and scripts used to generate videos, a data storage facility for storing the source...
US20170090577 HAPTIC EFFECTS DESIGN SYSTEM  
The systems and methods described herein are used to edit haptic effects in real-time. At the outset, an animation object is received. A haptic effect is associated with the animation object, the...
US20140218372 INTELLIGENT DIGITAL ASSISTANT IN A DESKTOP ENVIRONMENT  
Methods and systems related to interfaces for interacting with a digital assistant in a desktop environment are disclosed. In some embodiments, a digital assistant is invoked on a user device by a...
US20140125678 Virtual Companion  
The virtual companion described herein is able to respond realistically to tactile input, and through the use of a plurality of live human staff, is able to converse with true intelligence with...
US20090128567 MULTI-INSTANCE, MULTI-USER ANIMATION WITH COORDINATED CHAT  
Two or more participants provide inputs from a remote location to a central server, which aggregates the inputs to animate participating avatars in a space visible to the remote participants. In...
US20060001667 Mathematical sketching  
A mathematical sketching system enables a user to intuitively investigate the relationship between mathematical expressions and diagrams in a user-friendly manner. In one embodiment, a...
US20080100625 Forecast weather video presentation system and method  
A system and method for generating a realistic weather forecast visualization. Realistic weather graphics and animations are combined with a few of view of location of interest to allow weather...
US20070261003 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR PROVIDING A SELECTION MENU ALLOCATED TO A DISPLAYED SYMBOL  
A method and device for providing a selection menu allocated to a displayed symbol on a graphic display unit is provided. A user can perform a predefined action with an input device, and when the...

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