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An off-line method for obtaining the price of foreign goods

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000244447D
Publication Date: 2015-Dec-13
Document File: 5 page(s) / 290K

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Abstract

This invention takes advantage of the fact that a bar code is unique for the goods and widely used for identifying goods. In this case the buyer only needs to provide the receipts and the goods, the invention scans the receipts, extracts all bar code and generates bar code list, then extracts the bar code by scanning the goods and searches it in the bar code lists to get the matched, so that helps the buyers to obtain the price of the good easily and quickly without finding all the receipts one by one and lines by lines of their eyes.

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When people go abroad, they usually buy a lot of goods for themselves or their friends. After they go back, the buyers always want to know that how much they've paid for one goods. They thought they could scan the receipts since they keep them all the way, but the problem is that there are so many receipts and there is a very long list on every receipt, also, the worse thing is that all receipts are not in their native languages but foreign languages.

The invention helps the buyers to obtain the price of the good easily and quickly from these receipts.

This invention takes advantage of the fact that a bar code is unique for the goods and widely used for identifying goods . In this case the buyer only needs to provide the receipts and the goods, the invention scans the receipts, extracts all bar code and generates bar code list, then extracts the bar code by scanning the goods and searches it in the bar code lists to get the matched, so that helps the buyers to obtain the price of the good easily and quickly without finding all the receipts one by one and lines by lines of their eyes .

The invention includes four steps:

1. Pre-process of shopping receipt

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2. Extract data from shopping receipt

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3. Pre-process of goods picture

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