US 9,813,672 B2
Systems and methods for conveying physical state of a remote device
Daniel Avrahami, Mountain View, CA (US); Jacob Biehl, San Jose, CA (US); and Anthony Dunnigan, Palo Alto, CA (US)
Assigned to FUJI XEROX CO., LTD., Tokyo (JP)
Filed by FUJI XEROX CO., LTD., Tokyo (JP)
Filed on Nov. 1, 2016, as Appl. No. 15/339,929.
Application 15/339,929 is a division of application No. 14/574,379, filed on Dec. 17, 2014, granted, now 9,503,682.
Prior Publication US 2017/0048493 A1, Feb. 16, 2017
Int. Cl. H04N 7/14 (2006.01); H04N 7/15 (2006.01)
CPC H04N 7/157 (2013.01) [H04N 7/142 (2013.01); H04N 7/147 (2013.01)] 8 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A computer-implemented method being performed in a computerized system comprising a processing unit, a display device, a network interface and a memory, the computer-implemented method comprising:
a. receiving, via the network interface, a video feed from a remote device disposed at a remote location;
b. generating an avatar of a local participant, the avatar of the local participant representing local participant's motion;
c. overlaying the generated avatar of the local participant over the received video feed based on contents of the received video feed such as to create an appearance of a presence of the local participant in the remote location; and
d. displaying the received video feed with the overlaid avatar of the local participant to the local participant on the display device.