Patents by Inventor Nobumi Noro

Nobumi Noro has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 10970478
    Abstract: A tabular data analysis method includes determining, by a computer, whether a cell having data is present for each row or each column of input tabular data, and extracting, in a case where there is one or more cells having data, a block of rows or columns in which the one or more cells are consecutively included, as a part related to one piece of table data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: April 6, 2021
    Assignee: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Maita, Nobumi Noro, Tetsu Tanaka
  • Patent number: 10783199
    Abstract: A site presentation method includes detecting a characteristic about a feeling for each of a plurality of sites based on a word in a document in each of the plurality of sites, using a processor. The site presentation method includes specifying, based on an access history of a certain user to any of the plurality of sites, a characteristic of a user about a feeling corresponding to the certain user based on a detected characteristic of a site accessed by the certain user, using the processor. The site presentation method includes extracting, from the plurality of sites, a site in which a characteristic that is the same as or similar to the specified characteristic of the user is detected, and presenting the extracted site to the certain user, using the processor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Maita, Nobumi Noro, Yoichi Sato
  • Patent number: 10769216
    Abstract: A non-transitory computer-readable recording medium storing a data acquisition program that causes a computer to execute a process including: identifying a position of a part to be extracted in a document that is associated with a specific URL and includes structural information of tags, the position being on a hierarchical structure of the tags included in the document, and allowing the position on the hierarchical structure to be registered; and accessing periodically or non-periodically the document associated with the specific URL, and extracting and outputting data corresponding to the registered position on the hierarchical structure of the tags.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Maita, Nobumi Noro, Tetsu Tanaka
  • Patent number: 10726076
    Abstract: An information acquisition method includes: acquiring a specific piece of data using information for specifying a position of the specific piece of data in a document of a certain site by referring to a storage that stores therein information for specifying the position of the specific piece of data in the document of the certain site and information for specifying a position of another piece of data having a predetermined relation to the specific piece of data in the document, by a processor; and acquiring the other piece of data using the position of the other piece of data related to the specific piece of data in the document by referring to the storage, and acquiring data having the predetermined relation to the other piece of data using the acquired other piece of data, by the processor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2020
    Assignee: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Maita, Nobumi Noro, Tetsu Tanaka
  • Patent number: 10394920
    Abstract: A data verification device includes a processor configured to: specify, out of a plurality of sites registered as acquisition sources of specific information, reliability of the site from which the information was acquired as the specific information based on storage content of a storage that stores therein the reliability in association with each of the sites; and output the information acquired as the specific information together with the specified reliability.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 9, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Maita, Nobumi Noro, Tetsu Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20190251483
    Abstract: A recording medium recording a circulation route creation support program for causing a computer to execute a process includes: outputting, when accepting a search request for a spot, information related to one or more spots which satisfy a condition of the search request; referring to, when one of the spots is selected as a first spot, a first storage part that stores a spot and a position of the spot in association with each other, and acquiring a position of the first spot; and referring to a second storage part that stores circulation routes each including at least one or more spots and, based on a position of the at least one or more spots included in each of the circulation routes and the acquired position of the first spot, specifying a circulation route as an addition candidate for the selected first spot, from among the circulation routes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventor: Nobumi Noro
  • Publication number: 20180365205
    Abstract: A tabular data analysis method includes determining, by a computer, whether a cell having data is present for each row or each column of input tabular data, and extracting, in a case where there is one or more cells having data, a block of rows or columns in which the one or more cells are consecutively included, as a part related to one piece of table data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 30, 2018
    Publication date: December 20, 2018
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Maita, Nobumi Noro, Tetsu Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20180322108
    Abstract: An item name association processing method includes: extracting a plurality of item names from table format data, using a processor; referring to a storage in which a plurality of item groups is stored and determining which item group includes an item name that has a predetermined similar relationship with the plurality of individual extracted item names, using the processor; and selecting, as an association target, from among the plurality of item names, regarding the item name from which a positive determination result has been obtained, the item name having the predetermined similar relationship and submitting, as an association candidate, from among the plurality of item names, regarding the item name from which a negative determination result has been obtained, the item group determined to include the item name having the predetermined similar relationship with another item name, using the processor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 16, 2018
    Publication date: November 8, 2018
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi Maita, Nobumi Noro, Tetsu Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20180262871
    Abstract: A location presentation method includes calculating, by a processor, a time lag between time corresponding to a next agenda in an itinerary stored in a storage and calculation start time, extracting, by a processor, a first location to which it is possible to move for visiting from a current place within the time lag and from which it is possible to move to a second location corresponding to the next agenda; and outputting the first location.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 22, 2018
    Publication date: September 13, 2018
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventor: Nobumi Noro
  • Publication number: 20170300574
    Abstract: A non-transitory computer-readable recording medium storing a data acquisition program that causes a computer to execute a process including: identifying a position of a part to be extracted in a document that is associated with a specific URL and includes structural information of tags, the position being on a hierarchical structure of the tags included in the document, and allowing the position on the hierarchical structure to be registered; and accessing periodically or non-periodically the document associated with the specific URL, and extracting and outputting data corresponding to the registered position on the hierarchical structure of the tags.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 8, 2017
    Publication date: October 19, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: TSUYOSHI MAITA, Nobumi Noro, Tetsu Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20170242839
    Abstract: A non-transitory computer-readable recording medium stores a data acquisition program that causes a computer to execute a process including: extracting first data and second data that are separated from each other by a predetermined tag or symbol, from a document written in HTML; displaying the extracted first data and the extracted second data in an associated manner; and specifying a position of a tag included in the document on a hierarchical structure with respect to the first data or the second data in the document to allow registration of the position on the hierarchical structure, upon detecting that the displayed first data or the displayed second data is selected.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 8, 2017
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: TSUYOSHI Maita, Nobumi Noro, Tetsu Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20170242853
    Abstract: An information acquisition method includes: acquiring a specific piece of data using information for specifying a position of the specific piece of data in a document of a certain site by referring to a storage that stores therein information for specifying the position of the specific piece of data in the document of the certain site and information for specifying a position of another piece of data having a predetermined relation to the specific piece of data in the document, by a processor; and acquiring the other piece of data using the position of the other piece of data related to the specific piece of data in the document by referring to the storage, and acquiring data having the predetermined relation to the other piece of data using the acquired other piece of data, by the processor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2017
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi MAITA, Nobumi NORO, Tetsu TANAKA
  • Publication number: 20170243309
    Abstract: An itinerary display device receives selection of a plurality of sightseeing spots via, for example, a web page displayed on a user terminal, and displays a list of the sightseeing spots together with images corresponding to the respective sightseeing spots. The itinerary determining device then allows one, some, or all of the sightseeing spots displayed in the list to be arranged at any position or positions within a time schedule field representing one day or a plurality of days. Thereafter, the itinerary determining device displays, in correspondence with the arranged sightseeing spot, a clock time that corresponds to the position at which the sightseeing spot has been arranged.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 8, 2017
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi MAITA, Nobumi NORO, Yasunori KUJI
  • Publication number: 20170242927
    Abstract: A site presentation method includes detecting a characteristic about a feeling for each of a plurality of sites based on a word in a document in each of the plurality of sites, using a processor. The site presentation method includes specifying, based on an access history of a certain user to any of the plurality of sites, a characteristic of a user about a feeling corresponding to the certain user based on a detected characteristic of a site accessed by the certain user, using the processor. The site presentation method includes extracting, from the plurality of sites, a site in which a characteristic that is the same as or similar to the specified characteristic of the user is detected, and presenting the extracted site to the certain user, using the processor.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2017
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi MAITA, Nobumi NORO, Yoichi SATO
  • Publication number: 20170243308
    Abstract: An itinerary comparing apparatus receives a designation of a plurality of sightseeing spots from a user or the like. After that, the itinerary comparing apparatus refers to an itinerary storage unit storing therein a plurality of pieces of travel package product information. Subsequently, the itinerary comparing apparatus extracts a piece of travel package product information including the plurality of sightseeing spots received from the user or the like as destinations, by referring to the itinerary storage unit. After that, the itinerary comparing apparatus presents the piece of travel package product information extracted from among the plurality of pieces of travel package product information stored in the itinerary storage unit, to the user or the like.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 5, 2017
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: Tsuyoshi MAITA, Nobumi NORO, Yoichi SATO, Yasunori KUJI
  • Publication number: 20170242865
    Abstract: A data verification device includes a processor configured to: specify, out of a plurality of sites registered as acquisition sources of specific information, reliability of the site from which the information was acquired as the specific information based on storage content of a storage that stores therein the reliability in association with each of the sites; and output the information acquired as the specific information together with the specified reliability.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2017
    Publication date: August 24, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: TSUYOSHI MAITA, Nobumi Noro, Tetsu Tanaka
  • Publication number: 20170235456
    Abstract: An automatic page-editing apparatus collects information about a tourist spot from each of a plurality of sites and displays the information arranged in block units in one page. The automatic page-editing apparatus determines blocks each displayed as being contained in an area in the page displayed by the display unit when no block in the area is scrolled. Thereafter, the automatic page-editing apparatus calculates attention levels, each of which depends on a time duration when no block is scrolled, of the determined blocks. The automatic page-editing apparatus selects a block to be directly accommodated in the one page in accordance with the calculated attention levels.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 3, 2017
    Publication date: August 17, 2017
    Applicant: FUJITSU LIMITED
    Inventors: TSUYOSHI MAITA, Nobumi Noro, Yoichi Sato