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Number: 382/182
Name: Image analysis > Pattern recognition > Limited to specially coded, human-readable characters
Description: Subject matter wherein the pattern* recognition* unit is designed specifically to read a special alphabet of highly stylized letters or numbers that have incorporated into their form a machine-readable code.

Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
382/183 Characters formed entirely of parallel bars (e.g., cmc-7) 86
382/184 With separate timing or alignment marks 42

Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8712761 Techniques for performing translation of messages Apr. 29, 2014
8693790 Form template definition method and form template definition apparatus Apr. 8, 2014
8666772 Process, system, method creating medical billing code letters, electronic superbill and communication Mar. 4, 2014
8660357 Image processing apparatus, method, and computer program Feb. 25, 2014
8655075 Optical character recognition verification and correction system Feb. 18, 2014
8655028 Photo sharing system with face recognition function Feb. 18, 2014
8649026 Paper-sheet management method and paper-sheet management system Feb. 11, 2014
8643741 Orientation detection using image processing Feb. 4, 2014
8626236 System and method for displaying text in augmented reality Jan. 7, 2014
8619340 Augmenting page orientation direction detection in a digital document processing environment Dec. 31, 2013
8620062 Apparatus and method of detecting a rotational setting of plastics material pre-forms Dec. 31, 2013
8611661 OCR multi-resolution method and apparatus Dec. 17, 2013
8594431 Adaptive partial character recognition Nov. 26, 2013
8588528 Systems and methods for displaying scanned images with overlaid text Nov. 19, 2013
8582888 Method and apparatus for recognizing boundary line in an image information Nov. 12, 2013
8576444 Print data generating device and non-transitory recording medium for generating print data of a print image continuing on one or more pages so that electronic image data of the print image is Nov. 5, 2013
8577145 Automated dispensary for identifying embossed characters and package labeling Nov. 5, 2013
8577147 Character recognition apparatus and character recognition method Nov. 5, 2013
8552996 Mobile terminal apparatus and method of starting application Oct. 8, 2013
8542953 Image processing apparatus and image processing method Sep. 24, 2013
8542952 Contextual information encoded in a formed expression Sep. 24, 2013
8538087 Aiding device for reading a printed text Sep. 17, 2013
8532333 Selecting representative images for establishments Sep. 10, 2013
8532389 Method for image analysis, especially for mobile stations Sep. 10, 2013
8526739 Systems, methods and computer program products for determining document validity Sep. 3, 2013
8509536 Character recognition device and method and computer-readable medium controlling the same Aug. 13, 2013
8510093 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and computer readable medium Aug. 13, 2013
8510437 Method and system for tracking screen activities Aug. 13, 2013
8504448 Outgoing returns processing Aug. 6, 2013
8499046 Method and system for updating business cards Jul. 30, 2013
8494272 Image processing device, image processing method, and computer readable medium for judging if images are matched Jul. 23, 2013
8494273 Adaptive optical character recognition on a document with distorted characters Jul. 23, 2013
8488884 Method and apparatus for operating, interfacing and/or managing for at least one optical characteristic system for container handlers in a container yard Jul. 16, 2013
8467609 Document management device and document management method with identification, classification, search, and save functions Jun. 18, 2013
8463041 Word-based document image compression Jun. 11, 2013
8463042 Method and apparatus for pattern processing Jun. 11, 2013
8457407 Electronic apparatus and image display method Jun. 4, 2013
8457413 Pattern recognition method, character recognition method, pattern recognition apparatus, and character recognition apparatus Jun. 4, 2013
8452104 Image determination apparatus, computer readable medium storing program, and method May. 28, 2013
8452097 Apparatus and method for extracting circumscribed rectangles of characters in transplantable electronic document May. 28, 2013
8446612 Image forming apparatus comprising pattern adding function May. 21, 2013
8447112 Method for automatic license plate recognition using adaptive feature set May. 21, 2013
8447113 Character area extracting device, imaging device having character area extracting function, recording medium saving character area extracting programs, and character area extracting method May. 21, 2013
8437054 Methods and systems for identifying regions of substantially uniform color in a digital image May. 7, 2013
8433708 Methods and data structures for improved searchable formatted documents including citation and corpus generation Apr. 30, 2013
8411957 Character recognition result verification apparatus and character recognition result verification method Apr. 2, 2013
8411956 Associating optical character recognition text data with source images Apr. 2, 2013
8411955 Image processing apparatus, image processing method and computer-readable medium Apr. 2, 2013
8411906 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image recognition apparatus, and image recognition method Apr. 2, 2013
8411319 Methods and systems for concurrent rendering of graphic-list elements Apr. 2, 2013

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