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9025030 Video system  
Improvements in a video system are presented that uses one or more camera(s) with a display system. The camera and display system operate together to allow a person to view the back or side of...
9019380 Detection of traffic violations  
In general, embodiments of the present invention provide methods, apparatus, systems, computing devices, computing entities, and/or the like for detecting possible traffic violations of vehicles....
8976249 IR signal capture for images  
Technologies and implementations for capturing images from IR signals are generally disclosed.
8970705 Graphical power meter for consumer televisions  
A graphical power meter involving a device for measuring, in real time, an internal power consumption value corresponding to power being consumed by an electronic device; and a device for...
8953044 Multi-resolution video analysis and key feature preserving video reduction strategy for (real-time) vehicle tracking and speed enforcement systems  
Systems and methods are disclosed that include a video-based analysis system that detects, tracks and archives vehicles in video stream data at multiple resolutions. The system includes an image...
8947527 Zoom illumination system  
Zoom illumination system for use with closed circuit TV cameras in applications requiring long distance illumination, such as surveillance and night vision. The system includes multiple strings of...
8941509 Multiple and interchangeable meter reading probes  
A characteristic of a first utility meter is detected with a first probe head, and a characteristic of a second utility meter is detected with a second probe head. The characteristic of the first...
8934019 Omnidirectional camera  
An omnidirectional camera comprises two or more camera units, a camera assembly in which the two or more camera units are mounted, a heat shield cover to accommodate the camera assembly, a heat...
8928737 System and method for three dimensional imaging  
A method of operating a camera with a microfluidic lens to identify a depth of an object in image data generated by the camera has been developed. The camera generates an image with the object in...
8885048 Computer vision and radio frequency identification technology based book enrolment management apparatus  
The invention discloses a computer vision and radio frequency identification technology based book enrolment management apparatus, which comprises an image acquisition working platform, an image...
8830327 Surveillance system with direct database server storage  
A video surveillance system includes at least one of a camera or a streamer. A data base server is coupled to the camera and can store metadata for a video clip from the camera or streamer. A...
8786706 Analog utility meter reading  
A method and apparatus to read an analog dial utility meter including a plurality of analog dials, where each dial includes a rotating dial indicator is provided. The apparatus is configured to...
8743205 System and method for semantic video content analysis  
Embodiments of the invention may include generating a description of a monitored scene and creating a plurality of rules related to the monitored scene by using common language. The description of...
8723950 Apparatus for evaluating fit of a modular assembly into a body opening and method of using same  
An apparatus for evaluating the fit of a modular window assembly into a simulated vehicle body opening includes a base member, a vehicle body opening/sheet metal simulator mounted to the base...
8594368 Sense/control devices, configuration tools and methods for such devices, and systems including such devices  
A configuration tool including a memory to store instructions, communication circuitry, and a processor coupled to the memory and the communication circuitry. The processor is configured to...
8570150 Sensing system and method with integral sensor locating capability  
A sensing system includes integrated sensor locating capability. Sensors can transmit spread spectrum encoded data pulses which are received at mobile nodes. Based on time of arrival information...
8502871 Gauge line position measuring device, program for measuring a gauge line position, and gauge line mark  
A gauge line position measuring device measures a position of a gauge line provided on a test piece by a non-contact video method. The measuring device includes a gauge line mark adapted to be...
8462213 Optical system, image pickup apparatus and information code reading device  
An image pickup apparatus including an optical system having an optical element including an optical wavefront modulation function; and a detector at a focal position of the optical system,...
8416300 Traffic system for enhancing driver visibility  
Embodiments described herein comprise a system and method for improving visibility of a roadway using an improved visibility system. The method comprising receiving data from a plurality of fog...
8339452 Monitor system for monitoring riverbed elevation change at bridge pier  
A monitor system for monitoring riverbed elevation changes at bridge piers is revealed. The monitor system includes a container, a rail, a holder, a photographic unit, a processor and a...
8310541 System and method for monitoring a printing system using a camera  
A monitoring system and method for monitoring a printing system includes a printing system module and a camera. The printing system module is configured to interface with a primary printing-medium...
8259176 Information provision apparatus, information provision system and information provision method  
According to an aspect of the present invention, it is possible to visually show both of information which is originally visually recognizable and information which is originally not seen that...
8228381 Video and data capturing system and method  
A video and data capturing system and method includes a mobile unit having an image sensor and motion sensing equipment connected to a microprocessor. The mobile unit is installed in an object for...
8165339 Sense/control devices, configuration tools and methods for such devices, and systems including such devices  
A system for monitoring equipment in a non-invasive fashion may include at least one sense device comprising an electronics module that includes a image sensor, at least one controller coupled to...
8144027 Remote meter reader using a network sensor system and protocol  
A system and method is provided for automatically reading meters, such as utility meters. A camera unit is attached to or otherwise associated with an existing meter. From time to time, either...
8098282 Privacy zone algorithm for ptz dome cameras  
The present invention advantageously provides a means by which the privacy zone on a PTZ camera can be maintained so that an object in the camera's sight is always masked or covered. An algorithm...
7874743 Pressure equalizing equipment housing  
A pressure equalizing housing may be used to house equipment (e.g., one or more mechanical and/or electronic devices). The pressure equalizing housing may include a pressure equalization device to...
7697026 Pipeline architecture for analyzing multiple video streams  
A pipeline architecture for analyzing multiple streams of video is embodied, in part, in a layer of application program interfaces (APIs) to each stage of processing. Buffer queuing is used...
7609170 Interactive interface within a monitoring and control device  
A power monitoring device in a power utility system having an interactive display that allows an end user of the power monitoring device to communicate voice and optionally video data over the...
7551783 Methods, functional data, and systems for image feature translation  
Methods, functional data, and systems are provided for image feature translation. An image is decomposed into sub images, each sub image having its features identified by feature attributes. The...
7532125 System and method for worker supervision  
Systems and methods applicable, for instance, in the supervision of workers. A worker device may, for example, be employed to access a storage element associated with a workplace location, and/or...
7468663 Building security system  
A building security system includes a visible video camera and a hidden video camera in each room. Personnel in each room carries a portable signaling device that includes a level sensor to...
7242806 Methods, functional Data, and Systems for image feature translation  
Methods, functional data, and systems are provided for image feature translation. An image is decomposed into sub images, each sub image having its features identified by feature attributes. The...
6985173 Method and apparatus for obtaining information from a utility meter  
A method and apparatus for obtaining information from a utility meter. A digital camera is used to take a digital image of information displayed on the utility meter. The digital image is passed...
6977672 Information control system using camera  
It is an object to provide an information control system capable of executing a desired action in accordance with the angle position of a camera. This system includes an action storage unit for...
6915190 Method and system for acquiring and recording data relative to the movement of an aircraft  
A method and system for acquiring and recording on-board data relative to the movement of a vehicle, whereby a sequence of images of a control panel of the vehicle is acquired by a video camera...
6853309 Supply meter and method for reading a fixed supply meter  
An electronic image reader (9) is associated to a supply meter (1), for example a water meter, for measuring and displaying a measured value in an optically readable manner. This image reader is...
6845177 Method and apparatus for monitoring an analog meter  
A method and apparatus for remote monitoring of an analog meter is set out which employs a Hough Transform on the edge points of the meter scale to obtain the center of the scale. The graduation...
6208266 Remote data acquisition and processing system  
A remote data acquisition and processing system is provided. One embodiment of the system of the present invention for use in monitoring utility operation includes at least one optical imaging...
5910817 Object observing method and device  
A method and apparatus for observing vehicles on a road or in a parking lot comprises a pair of cameras directed toward a predetermined observation position simultaneously take pictures. A...
5870140 System for remote meter viewing and reporting  
A system for remote meter viewing and reporting. The system comprises a remote camera located at the meter. The remote camera is coupled to a central computer through a communications channel. In...
5742336 Aircraft surveillance and recording system  
An aircraft surveillance and recording system adapted to monitor conditions prevailing in the course of a flight and provided for this purpose with video cameras placed at different sites on the...
5100031 Method and apparatus for dosing and dispensing mercury into discharge lamps  
An apparatus and method for accurately dosing and dispensing mercury. The apparatus includes a reservoir containing mercury and a capillary tube extending from the reservoir of mercury to a...
5067088 Apparatus and method for assembling mass mail items  
A matching system for use with an inserting device adapted to insert into an envelope, which may be personalized for a particular recipient, one or more personalized inserts. The matching system...
5013154 System for remotely reading an analog meter  
A system is disclosed for remotely reading out an analog meter having a movable pointer overlying and being mobile over a stationary scale. The pointer is characterized by a first optical...
4947247 Displacement measurement apparatus and method for an automated flow rotameter  
A camera is mountable near the target for generating a composite video signal including the target and a region extending along a predetermined direction from the target. A video signal converter...
4731854 Optical system for producing an image for a set of characters  
An optical system produces an image of a set of characters on a background. A flash light source directs uniform illumination toward the set of characters for a predetermined flash period having...
4680704 Optical sensor apparatus and method for remotely monitoring a utility meter or the like  
The present invention relates to an optical sensor apparatus (21) for remotely monitoring a utility meter or the like. The optical sensor apparatus (21) includes optically sensitive detector, in...
4661847 Technique for monitoring magazine readers  
A technique is provided for determining which pages of a selected magazine are read by a person acting as a test subject. Optic lenses are included which provide images of the magazine to a...
4568972 Instrument monitoring assembly  
The testing of aircrafts is very expensive and time-consuming. Many test grams require detailed records of aircraft parameters which are only available from the cockpit instruments. In some...

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