US 9,808,376 B2
Image capture and identification system and process
Wayne C. Boncyck, Evergreen, CO (US); and Ronald H. Cohen, Pasadena, CA (US)
Assigned to NANT HOLDINGS IP, LLC
Filed by NANT Holdings IP, LLC, Culver City, CA (US)
Filed on Oct. 6, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/287,516.
Application 15/287,516 is a division of application No. 14/683,953, filed on Apr. 10, 2015, granted, now 9,536,168.
Application 14/683,953 is a division of application No. 14/083,210, filed on Nov. 18, 2013, granted, now 9,244,943.
Application 14/083,210 is a division of application No. 13/856,197, filed on Apr. 3, 2013, granted, now 8,798,368.
Application 13/856,197 is a division of application No. 13/693,983, filed on Dec. 4, 2012, granted, now 8,712,193.
Application 13/069,112 is a division of application No. 13/037,317, filed on Feb. 28, 2011, granted, now 8,224,078.
Application 13/037,317 is a division of application No. 12/333,630, filed on Dec. 12, 2008, granted, now 7,899,243.
Application 12/333,630 is a division of application No. 10/492,243, granted, now 7,477,780, previously published as PCT/US02/35407, filed on Nov. 5, 2002.
Application 13/693,983 is a continuation of application No. 13/069,112, filed on Mar. 22, 2011, granted, now 8,326,031.
Application 10/492,243 is a continuation in part of application No. 09/992,942, filed on Nov. 5, 2001, granted, now 7,016,532.
Claims priority of provisional application 60/317,521, filed on Sep. 5, 2001.
Claims priority of provisional application 60/246,295, filed on Nov. 6, 2000.
Prior Publication US 2017/0024714 A1, Jan. 26, 2017
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. G06Q 30/00 (2012.01); G06K 9/00 (2006.01); G06F 17/30 (2006.01); A61F 9/08 (2006.01); G06K 9/22 (2006.01); G06K 9/46 (2006.01); G06K 9/62 (2006.01); G06Q 30/02 (2012.01); G06Q 30/06 (2012.01); G06Q 40/00 (2012.01); G06K 9/78 (2006.01); H04N 5/225 (2006.01); G06Q 20/40 (2012.01); H04N 7/18 (2006.01); A63F 13/00 (2014.01); H04N 21/81 (2011.01); G06K 9/32 (2006.01); A63F 13/30 (2014.01); H04N 21/254 (2011.01); H04N 21/442 (2011.01); G06Q 10/02 (2012.01); H04N 5/232 (2006.01); G06Q 20/24 (2012.01); G06Q 20/34 (2012.01); G06F 3/0482 (2013.01); H04N 1/00 (2006.01); H04N 5/91 (2006.01); G06Q 90/00 (2006.01); G06K 9/64 (2006.01); H04L 29/08 (2006.01); H04N 21/231 (2011.01); H04N 21/234 (2011.01); H04N 21/414 (2011.01); H04N 21/4223 (2011.01); H04N 21/4722 (2011.01); H04N 21/4782 (2011.01); H04N 21/658 (2011.01); G06K 9/18 (2006.01); G06F 17/22 (2006.01); G06Q 20/20 (2012.01); G06Q 20/32 (2012.01); A63F 13/45 (2014.01); G06Q 20/10 (2012.01); G06Q 20/14 (2012.01); G07F 17/32 (2006.01); H04N 21/478 (2011.01); A63F 13/213 (2014.01); A63F 13/335 (2014.01); A63F 13/35 (2014.01); A63F 13/65 (2014.01); A63F 13/792 (2014.01); A63F 13/92 (2014.01); G06Q 30/04 (2012.01); G06T 7/00 (2017.01); G06K 9/34 (2006.01)
CPC A61F 9/08 (2013.01) [A63F 13/00 (2013.01); A63F 13/12 (2013.01); A63F 13/213 (2014.09); A63F 13/335 (2014.09); A63F 13/35 (2014.09); A63F 13/45 (2014.09); A63F 13/65 (2014.09); A63F 13/792 (2014.09); A63F 13/92 (2014.09); G06F 3/0482 (2013.01); G06F 17/2235 (2013.01); G06F 17/30014 (2013.01); G06F 17/3025 (2013.01); G06F 17/3028 (2013.01); G06F 17/30241 (2013.01); G06F 17/30244 (2013.01); G06F 17/30247 (2013.01); G06F 17/30253 (2013.01); G06F 17/30256 (2013.01); G06F 17/30259 (2013.01); G06F 17/30268 (2013.01); G06F 17/30386 (2013.01); G06F 17/30879 (2013.01); G06F 17/30882 (2013.01); G06K 9/0063 (2013.01); G06K 9/00536 (2013.01); G06K 9/00664 (2013.01); G06K 9/00671 (2013.01); G06K 9/18 (2013.01); G06K 9/228 (2013.01); G06K 9/3241 (2013.01); G06K 9/34 (2013.01); G06K 9/46 (2013.01); G06K 9/4652 (2013.01); G06K 9/4671 (2013.01); G06K 9/6201 (2013.01); G06K 9/6202 (2013.01); G06K 9/6203 (2013.01); G06K 9/6212 (2013.01); G06K 9/6215 (2013.01); G06K 9/64 (2013.01); G06K 9/78 (2013.01); G06Q 10/02 (2013.01); G06Q 20/102 (2013.01); G06Q 20/14 (2013.01); G06Q 20/202 (2013.01); G06Q 20/208 (2013.01); G06Q 20/24 (2013.01); G06Q 20/327 (2013.01); G06Q 20/3567 (2013.01); G06Q 20/40145 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0217 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0241 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0253 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0257 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0267 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0268 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0269 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0277 (2013.01); G06Q 30/04 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0601 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0623 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0635 (2013.01); G06Q 30/0643 (2013.01); G06Q 40/00 (2013.01); G06Q 90/00 (2013.01); G06T 7/0042 (2013.01); G06T 7/0079 (2013.01); G07F 17/3206 (2013.01); G07F 17/3241 (2013.01); G07F 17/3244 (2013.01); H04L 67/02 (2013.01); H04L 67/10 (2013.01); H04N 1/00244 (2013.01); H04N 5/225 (2013.01); H04N 5/23206 (2013.01); H04N 5/23222 (2013.01); H04N 5/23229 (2013.01); H04N 5/91 (2013.01); H04N 7/183 (2013.01); H04N 7/185 (2013.01); H04N 21/23109 (2013.01); H04N 21/23418 (2013.01); H04N 21/254 (2013.01); H04N 21/41407 (2013.01); H04N 21/4223 (2013.01); H04N 21/44222 (2013.01); H04N 21/4722 (2013.01); H04N 21/4781 (2013.01); H04N 21/4782 (2013.01); H04N 21/47815 (2013.01); H04N 21/6582 (2013.01); H04N 21/812 (2013.01); H04N 21/8126 (2013.01); H04N 21/8173 (2013.01); G06T 2207/20144 (2013.01); H04N 2201/3253 (2013.01); H04N 2201/3254 (2013.01); H04N 2201/3274 (2013.01)] 24 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A method for executing a transaction via a mobile device, comprising:
associating a real-world object with (a) an image of the real-world object in a database including image characteristics of the real-world object and (b) an information address;
receiving, by a server and from a mobile device, a digital representation of a scene, the digital representation of the scene comprising location data;
deriving characteristics from the digital representation;
recognizing, by the server, the real-world object based on the derived characteristics;
presenting, to the mobile device, an item for selection based on the information address;
receiving, by the mobile device, an interaction by a user with a multimedia content; and
executing a transaction to obtain the item based on the user interaction.