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 Systems and methods for silent period operation during wireless communication patent thumbnailSystems and methods for silent period operation during wireless communication
A method for wireless communication is described. The method includes receiving a silent indication (sid) start message from a modem at a bluetooth (bt) module when the modem detects a silent period in a voice call.
Qualcomm Incorporated


 Network access method and mobile communications terminal patent thumbnailNetwork access method and mobile communications terminal
Disclosed in the embodiments of the present invention are a network access method and a mobile communications terminal, comprising: first determining the current position of a mobile communications terminal; if the network identifier of the public land mobile network (plmn) corresponding to said position has not been added to a pre-stored first equivalent public land mobile network (eplmn) list, then scanning a bluetooth low energy protocol broadcast channel; when a second eplmn list published to said bluetooth low energy protocol broadcast channel is detected by scanning, obtaining said second eplmn list; if the network identifier of the plmn corresponding to said position is added to said second eplmn list, then lastly, accessing the network according to said second eplmn list.. .
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.


 Method and  transmitting and receiving a data in a mesh network using bluetooth patent thumbnailMethod and transmitting and receiving a data in a mesh network using bluetooth
The present invention provides a method for transmitting and receiving data by a first node in a bluetooth mesh network. The first node establishes a first specific relationship with a first relay node, transmits, to the first relay node, a first message including a network address of a second relay node that has established a second specific relationship with the first node before the first specific relationship is established, and receives at least one message stored in the second relay node from the first relay node in an active state..
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Electronic wireless hand held multimedia device patent thumbnailElectronic wireless hand held multimedia device
An electronic wireless hand held multimedia d evice includes a microprocessor and more than one wireless transceiver modules enabling wireless communications over a variety of standards, including cellular (e.g., gsm, cdma, gprs, 3g), 802.11 (e g., wlan), and short range (e.g., bluetooth, infrared, rfid) for the retrieval, processing, and delivery of multimedia data to/from remote data resources (e.g., internet, servers). The hand held device can include any of: a touch sensitive display screen configured to display multimedia data including video, text, gps maps, and accept user input: a cartridge reader configured to exchange data with an electronic cartridge; a gps module configured to operate with mapping resources and provide location information and gps mapping; a mobile payment module enabling mobile payments via a variety of billing arrangements; a security module enabling protected data management and communications security; a video camera enabling the capture, storage, processing, and transmission of video and pictures..
Mesa Digital, Llc


 Detector base for releasably attaching a hazard detector with a radio device for transmitting position data of the mounting location of the detector base and/or for transmitting a reference to said position data patent thumbnailDetector base for releasably attaching a hazard detector with a radio device for transmitting position data of the mounting location of the detector base and/or for transmitting a reference to said position data
A detector base for fixing to a mounting surface may include a connection for connecting to a detector line of a hazard alarm system and a first connection side for releasably attaching a hazard detector embodied as a point detector. The first connection side may be electrically and structurally co-ordinated with a second connection side of such a hazard detector, such that the latter is releasably attachable to the detector base and is indirectly connectable via the latter to the detector line.
Siemens Schweiz Ag


 Sound output system or internet appliance that supports voice activated commands, and that plays audio data received from a service over a network patent thumbnailSound output system or internet appliance that supports voice activated commands, and that plays audio data received from a service over a network
An output system, such as a wireless speaker or an internet appliance, that supports voice activated commands is herein disclosed and enabled. The output system is wirelessly connectable to a service operated over a network (e.g., internet) for receiving output data from the service.
Flexiworld Technologies, Inc.


 Method and  controlling electronic device in wireless communication system supporting bluetooth communication patent thumbnailMethod and controlling electronic device in wireless communication system supporting bluetooth communication
The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for connecting bluetooth br/edr by using bluetooth low energy (le) technology. According to the present invention, provided are a method including: receiving an advertising message from a second device; transmitting a request message for requesting detailed information associated with the bluetooth br/edr connection to the second device based on the advertising message; receiving a response message including the detailed information from the second device in response to the request message; transmitting a connection request message to the second device based on the detailed information; and establishing the bluetooth br/edr le connection with the second device, wherein the advertising message includes at least one of location information of the detailed information or available information of the bluetooth br/edr..
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Method and  controlling electronic device in wireless communication system supporting bluetooth communication patent thumbnailMethod and controlling electronic device in wireless communication system supporting bluetooth communication
The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for establishing a wi-fi direct connection through bluetooth low energy (le) technology. According to the present invention, provided are a method including: receiving an advertising message including information associated with wi-fi direct from a second device; transmitting a request message for requesting detailed information of the wi-fi direct to the second device based on the advertising message; receiving a response message including the detailed information in response to the request message; and establishing the wi-fi direct connection with the second device, wherein the advertising message is transmitted through a specific channel for a bluetooth low energy (le) connection and the information includes at least one of id information indicating the wi-fi direct, location information of the detailed information, or available information of an alternative communication means, and an apparatus thereof.
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Methods and systems for transmission of arbitrary data via bluetooth hfp audio connections with low latency patent thumbnailMethods and systems for transmission of arbitrary data via bluetooth hfp audio connections with low latency
A wireless-communication device includes a user interface configured to receive audio signals; a cryptographic module configured to encrypt the audio signals into a binary data sequence; a generator module configured to: receive a bit pattern representative of the binary data sequence; and generate a byte sequence representative of the bit pattern by generating a byte that is greater than the preceding byte when the current bit is of a first value and that is lesser than the preceding byte when the current bit is of a second value; an audio codec configured to generate transmission bits by generating a transmission bit having the first value when the current byte is greater than the preceding byte and having the second value when the current byte is lesser than the preceding byte; and a transceiver configured to convey the transmission bits to a receiver.. .
Nagravision S.a.


 Methods and  integrating bluetooth devices into neighbor aware networks patent thumbnailMethods and integrating bluetooth devices into neighbor aware networks
Methods and apparatus for integrating bluetooth devices into neighbor aware networks are described. In one aspect, a method for wireless communication using a first wireless protocol and a second wireless protocol includes determining, by a first wireless device, a set of parameters comprising at least one of an identifier associated with a cluster of wireless devices configured to communicate according to the second wireless protocol, an indication of a discovery window transmission time associated with the cluster, and a reliability metric associated with the cluster.
Qualcomm Incorporated


Methods and integrating bluetooth devices into neighbor aware networks

Methods and apparatus for integrating bluetooth devices into neighbor aware networks are described herein. In some aspects, a method for wireless communication may comprise receiving at least one parameter indicating availability of a service associated with a first wireless protocol from a second wireless device configured to communicate according to the first wireless protocol.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Skin moisture testing device

A skin moisture testing system comprises a pcb, a skin moisture testing system arranged on the pcb and including a bluetooth mcu, a bluetooth antenna impedance matching unit, a rc integral and diode rectifier unit, a sinusoidal signal unit, a first contact, a second contact, a first spring arranged around the first contact, a second spring arranged around the second contact, and a case. The case includes a housing, an upper cover, and a connecting cover.
Shenzhen Hali-power Industrial Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for enabling additional devices to check in to bluetooth low energy (ble) beacons

Systems and methods are provided for checking many users in to a location using a bluetooth® low energy (ble) beacon. The provided systems and methods may allow a ble beacon to facilitate a check in with a remote server that processes check ins and then disconnect from the device used to check in.
Paypal, Inc.

Proximity-based user interface multifunction devices

A document processing system and method includes a display, and an embedded controller that includes a bluetooth low energy network interface that is configured for communications with mobile computing devices. When a mobile computing device of a user approaches to within a threshold distance of the document processing system, the user can be presented with directions to the document processing system or service related information about the document processing system.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

System and proximity-based discovery of multifunction devices

A document processing system includes an embedded controller that has both a local area network interface for receiving documents over an associated network and a wireless personal area network interface for communicating with mobile computing devices using bluetooth low power communications. The embedded controller transmits broadcasts message to nearby mobile computing devices that send responses to the broadcast messages.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Bluetooth communication

Methods and apparatuses for communications between a wearable device, a headset that can be attached to and detached from the wearable device, and a communications device. The wearable device detects when a user detaches the headset and establishes a bluetooth connection between the headset and the wearable device or between the headset and another communications device..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Transaction facilitation methods and apparatuses

Devices and systems using bluetooth low energy (ble) to facilitate sale transactions are disclosed. The devices can be in the form of a credit card, debit card, smart phone, wearable device such as a watch or glasses.
Ssi America Inc.

Wireless monitoring system

A system which creates a wireless monitoring network of programmed and computing devices for the capture and transmission of real-time monitoring data. The system uses programmed devices that incorporate at least one sensor, a micro-controller, a data store, transmitters and receivers for multiple wireless communication methods and data input and output ports.
Cold Chain Partners Pty Ltd

Esports fitness and training system

An esports fitness band and system are disclosed. The esports fitness band may be worn by the user.
Gaming Grids Wearables, Llc

Bone conduction-based bluetooth wireless riding helmet

The disclosure relates to a bone conduction-based bluetooth wireless riding helmet comprising a helmet body, a regulator at an interior of the helmet body, a brim at a front end of the helmet body, and a drawstring connecting two sides of a bottom of the helmet and the drawstring is fixed on the helmet through a quick release buckle; wherein an interior of the helmet body is provided with a removable bone conductor that is electrically connected with a power system and a control system; wherein the control system is electrically connected with a regulating device on the drawstring. The disclosure has the following beneficial effects.

Bluetooth connection method and apparatus

The present invention is related to a method and an apparatus for avoiding collision in a bluetooth reconnection procedure. A method and an apparatus according to the present invention comprises measuring energy level of a received signal transmitted through a first channel; changing the first channel to the second channel when the energy level is larger than a predetermined threshold value; transmitting a trigger packet to a second device through the second channel; receiving a beacon packet through the second channel from the second device; and establishing a connection with the second device, wherein the first device stores information related to bluetooth connection with the second device..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and controlling electronic device in wireless communication system supporting bluetooth communication

The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for discovering and connecting an alternative communication means by using bluetooth low energy (le) technology. According to the present invention, provided are a method including: receiving an advertising message from a second device; requesting additional information of the alternative communication means based on the advertising message to the second device; receiving the additional information of the alternative communication means from the second device in response to the request message; and performing handover to the second device and the alternative communication means based on the additional information, and the advertising message includes at least one of an alternative communication means id, location information of the additional information, or available information of the alternative communication means, and an apparatus..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Wireless pairing of personal health device with a computing device

Systems and methods for the wireless pairing of a personal health device (phd) (e.g., blood glucose monitor) with a computing device (e.g., smartphone) are disclosed herein. In an embodiment, the phd communicates a private key to the computing device via a first communication medium (e.g., light signal, audio signal, pattern).
Trividia Health, Inc.

Mobile device communication

Described is a technology by which a mobile computing device such as a mobile telephone operates differently based on detected proximity to another mobile device with which the first mobile device has a defined relationship. For example, the first mobile device may transfer content to the second mobile computing device when proximity corresponds to a non-cellular communications coupling, such as bluetooth® or wi-fi coupling.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Method and controlling a device using bluetooth technology

Disclosed are a method and apparatus for forming, by a first device, forming a wi-fi connection with a second device using bluetooth le in a wireless communication system, including receiving an advertising message from the second device, forming a bluetooth le connection with the second device based on the advertising message, transmitting a first write request message to the second device requesting writing of authentication information necessary for performing wi-fi authentication with the third device, wherein the first write request message including the authentication information, receiving a write response message from the second device as a response to the first write request message, and sending a second write request message to request the writing of opcode indicating a wi-fi connection with the third device to the second device. The second write request message includes identification information for identifying the third device, and the wi-fi connection is formed between the second and the third devices based on the authentication information..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Camera headband device and system with attachable apparatus

A headband camera device which transmits streaming video, images, gps location data and voice communications via a smart phone app or transmit and store data independent of the smart phone app. A bluetooth module or other short range transmission module in the headband facilitates voice communication by interfacing with a user's bluetooth enabled smartphone or within a wifi location.
Remote Xccess, Llc

Bluetooth service discovery

A method provides a service in a bluetooth device. The method includes initiating, in a first bluetooth device connection establishment with a second bluetooth device; carrying out a service discovery procedure with the second bluetooth device, during which at least one unique service identifier associated with a personal training data service is exchanged between the first bluetooth device and the second bluetooth device, wherein the personal training data service comprises at least one personal training data item processed by the first bluetooth device and/or the second bluetooth device during a physical exercise; and after the service discovery procedure, transferring at least one frame with the second bluetooth device, wherein the frame comprises an information element specifying personal training data and a command information element specifying how to process the personal training data..
Polar Electro Oy

Mobile device auxiliary battery

A mobile device auxiliary battery is disclosed. The mobile device auxiliary battery can supply electric current to the mobile device.
Incipio, Llc

Remote phone manager

According to certain aspects, the invention allows a person to manage some of the functions of a cell phone without having to actually have the phone in her hands. For example, the invention allows the user to know of the incoming call and further allows the user to send a user-specified message to the caller and/or otherwise manage how the call should be handled through a remote device.
Prunolo, Inc.

Anti-lost notification method and anti-theft device

An anti-lost notification method and an anti-theft device, which can improve accuracy of bluetooth anti-lost notification, and avoid erroneous vibration notification in a non-lost case, where the method includes determining whether a step count value in first preset duration before a connection between an anti-theft device and a peer device is disconnected is greater than a preset value; if the step count value is greater than the preset value, determining whether a signal quality value sequence of a communication signal between the anti-theft device and the peer device shows a progressively decreasing trend in the first preset duration before the connected is disconnected; and giving an alarm if the signal quality value sequence shows a progressively decreasing trend in the first preset duration before the connected is disconnected.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

System and a blended signal

The system includes a controller communicatively connected to a first and second device. The first and second devices have multiple wireless technologies capabilities, such as bluetooth, wi-fi, and other known wireless technologies.

Method and controlling a device using bluetooth technology

Disclosed are a method and apparatus for forming, by a first device, a bluetooth br/edr connection with a second device using bluetooth le. In an aspect, the method and apparatus transmitting an advertising message to a plurality of devices through bluetooth le, wherein the advertising message includes a target address indicating a device which receives the advertising message; receiving a first request message including first control information instructing a bluetooth br/edr connection from the first device indicated by the target address; transmitting a first response message to the first device in response to the first request message; and forming the bluetooth br/edr connection with the first device for providing a specific service..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and measuring location of device by using bluetooth low energy (le) technique

The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for estimating, by a third device, a location of a first device by using a bluetooth low energy (le) technique. The present invention provides a method and an apparatus, the method comprising the steps of: receiving, from the third device, a location measurement request message for requesting a measurement of the location of the first device; transmitting, to the first device, a first request message for requesting location information relating to the location of the first device; receiving, from the first device, a first response message including the location information as a response to the request message; estimating location value information indicating the location of the first device on the basis of the location information; and transmitting, to the third device, a location measurement response message including the estimated location value information..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and controlling a device using bluetooth technology

Disclosed is a method for connecting, by a first device, with a second device using bluetooth communication. The method includes transmitting a request message to request user information for identifying a user of the second device to the second device, receiving a response message including the user information from the second device, registering the second device to a first authority policy or a second authority policy based on the user information, and establishing a bluetooth connection with the second device registered to the first authority policy or the second authority policy.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Information processing apparatus and deciding correction amount in the information processing apparatus

The present invention provides an information processing apparatus and a method of deciding a correction amount for correcting the radio field intensity of received radio waves in the information processing apparatus. The information processing apparatus receives a ble (bluetooth low energy) packet transmitted by an external apparatus, and displays a screen for deciding a correction amount for correcting the radio field intensity of the ble packet.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Interconnection method and system of networking of piconet based on bluetooth low energy and conventional bluetooth

An interconnection method of networking of a piconet based on bluetooth low power and conventional bluetooth is provided. Each of peripheral devices advertise service type information and service address information to the surroundings.
Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd

Earpiece with cellular connectivity

An earpiece includes an earpiece housing, a processor disposed within the ear piece housing, a speaker operatively connected to the processor, at least one microphone operatively connected to the processor, and a cellular transceiver disposed within the earpiece housing and operatively connected to the processor. The cellular transceiver may be a low energy long term evolution (lte) cellular transceiver.
Bragi Gmbh

Interactive add-on device for kids for a toothbrush and a platform for mobile devices containing games controlled by that device

The invention related to an interactive add-on device (funbrush) for kids for a toothbrush and a platform for mobile devices containing games controlled by the device to create a habit of correct, regular tooth brushing by virtual fun. The device is attachable to a manual or electric toothbrush and comprises pcb board, battery, a button responsible for turning device on and off and controlling elements of the platform, microprocessor, wireless system (bluetooth 4.0 le), accelerometer, gyro, and magnetometer.
Funbrush Ltd.

Bluetooth low energy for access control

A system for accessing a secured area with a device that does not need to be actively operated. The system operates by receiving credential information from a beacon, sending that information as well as its own credential information to a secure server and operating the entrance to the area if the device's credential information to a secure server and operating the entrance to the area if the device's credentials are authorized to operate the mechanism associated with the beacon..
Deja View Concepts, Inc.

Inventory control container and system

An inventory control container includes a collapsible container, placeable in a flattened configuration and in a three-dimensional configuration, and a sensing and identification assembly carried by the container and including a sensor and a wireless personal area network device, such as a bluetooth low energy device. The sensor is mounted to the container and placed in a first state when the container is in the flattened configuration.

Bluetooth key apparatus

A bluetooth key apparatus is provided. The apparatus comprises a control unit; a bluetooth locking device connected with the control unit; and a bluetooth unlocking device connected with the control unit.

Ansi approved rechargeable, lighted, blue tooth hardhat

A hardhat that is rechargeable with controlled lighting and bluetooth. The hardhat itself can be designed many ways while comprised of, but not limited to, high impact resistant plastic, fiberglass, and or carbon fiber.

Method, system and providing coexistence between low power stations and non-low power stations

Examples are disclosed for techniques for allowing a wireless device to wake up a low power device while remaining compatible with other devices and wireless protocols. A first station determines that a low power device needs to wake up all or a portion of its circuitry in order to send and/or receive data from the first station.
Intel Corporation

Method for controlling freebooting of vehicle head unit using geofence beacon, apparatus and system therefor

A method of controlling freebooting of a vehicle head unit in a vehicle includes: transmitting a beacon frame while an ignition of the vehicle is turned off; receiving a first signal indicating that a bluetooth function has been activated by a user equipment (ue) which received the beacon frame; and performing a freebooting procedure of the vehicle head unit in response to reception of the first signal.. .
Hyundai Motor Company

Method and controlling a device using bluetooth technology

The present invention relates to a method and an apparatus for controlling connection between a first device and a second device by a control device using bluetooth le (low energy). According to the present invention, there are provided a method and an apparatus for obtaining pairing information from the first device and the second device to generate information for establishing connection between the first device and the second device and transmitting the generated information to the first device and the second device to control the first device and the second device to establish connection of a predetermined security level or higher..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Direction finding for legacy bluetooth devices

An apparatus includes an antenna array including at least a first antenna element and a second antenna element separated by a first distance. The apparatus receives a wireless advertising message, having a known bit pattern, via the first and second antenna elements.
Qualcomm Technologies International, Ltd.

Method and device for controlling group device using bluetooth in wireless communication system

Disclosed is a method of a first device being controlled by a control device in a group including the first device and a plurality of devices in a bluetooth mesh network and a device performing the method. The method includes joining the bluetooth mesh network, receiving a control message instructing the execution of a specific operation from the control device, and performing the specific operation based on the control message.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Battery-powered stereo speaker assembly having power connection for charging a handheld device

The present invention provides a portable and compact battery-powered stereo speaker assembly that incorporates a dc to dc converter, which enables power from the internal stereo speaker assembly battery to charge an interconnected hand-held device, such as a smartphone, through a usb connection, thereby extending the time that the device can be used untethered from the ac power grid. A dc to dc converter enables the charging function can be implemented even if the speaker assembly is not connected to the ac power grid, and even if the battery of the stereo speaker assembly is not fully charged.
Braven Lc

Inventory control container and system

An inventory control container includes a collapsible container, placeable in a flattened configuration and in a three-dimensional configuration, and a sensing and identification assembly carried by the container and including a sensor and a wireless personal area network device, such as a bluetooth low energy device. The sensor is mounted to the container and placed in a first state when the container is in the flattened configuration.

Supporting virtually simultaneous operation of dual wireless protocols in a single device

Appearance of simultaneous connections is provided to devices that support two wireless protocols which are not permitted to operation simultaneously. As an example the method and systems disclosed are applied to the communication between a phone and a smartwatch wherein bluetooth (bt) classic protocol is used for e.g.
Silverplus, Inc.

Alarm clock with earpiece

An alarm clock system that includes: a clock transmitter; and at least one earpiece for use within an ear of an user, wherein said at least one earpiece receives signals from the clock transmitter and said at least one earpiece includes an outer mold that secures a speaker within a canal of the earpiece and a flush outer surface, where the flush outer surface remains flush in an ear opening of the user. In one particular embodiment, the at least one earpiece emits a sound into the ear of the user upon receipt of a signal from the clock transmitter.

System identifying a driver before they approach the vehicle using wireless communication protocols

A vehicle wireless beacon scheduling system is disclosed. In one embodiment, the system includes a vehicle including steering, an accelerator, brakes, a processor, and memory.
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Medication dispenser bracelet with vibrating alarm and bluetooth communication

The present invention is a bracelet that contains a cartridge holding a plurality of interior storage compartments that are each designed to hold one or more pills. A sliding door is used to withdraw the pills from any one compartment at a time.

Broadcasting local function templates to proximate mobile computing devices

Techniques include broadcasting, via a local wireless network (e.g., wi-fi, bluetooth, or nfc), a uniform resource locator (url) template (e.g., an alphanumeric string) that references a software application (app) and indicates one or more operations (e.g., a function) for the app to perform based on one or more parameters (e.g., alphabetic, numeric, and/or symbolic characters). In this example, the url template includes one or more fields (e.g., placeholders) configured to indicate the parameters.
Quixey, Inc.

Broadcasting local function templates to proximate mobile computing devices

Techniques include broadcasting, via a local wireless network (e.g., wi-fi, bluetooth, or nfc), a uniform resource locator (url) template (e.g., an alphanumeric string) that references a software application (app) and indicates one or more operations (e.g., a function) for the app to perform based on one or more parameters (e.g., alphabetic, numeric, and/or symbolic characters). In this example, the url template includes one or more fields (e.g., placeholders) configured to indicate the parameters.
Quixey, Inc.

Connection management of smart devices with automobile head unit

Embodiments are directed towards establishing a network connection between a mobile device and an automobile head unit. A user of the mobile device interacts with a user interface on the mobile device to establish the connection with the head unit.
Xevo Inc.

Bluetooth signal receiving using improved packet detection and symbol timing acquisition

Disclosed herein are a bluetooth signal receiving device and method for receiving a bluetooth signal. The bluetooth signal receiving device includes a discriminator circuit and a correlator circuit.
Abov Semiconductor Co., Ltd.

Bluetooth signal receiving using improved carrier frequency offset compensation

Disclosed herein are a bluetooth signal receiving device and method. The bluetooth signal receiving device includes a frequency shift demodulator circuit, a sampler circuit, a training bit pattern discriminator circuit, and a frequency offset compensation circuit.
Abov Semiconductor Co., Ltd.

Bluetooth signal receiving using improved symbol timing offset compensation

Disclosed herein are a bluetooth signal receiving device and a bluetooth smart receiving method. The bluetooth signal receiving device includes a frequency shift demodulator circuit, a sampler circuit, a training bit pattern discriminator circuit, and a symbol timing offset compensation circuit.
Abov Semiconductor Co., Ltd

Bluetooth smart signal receiving using improved automatic gain control

Disclosed herein are a bluetooth signal receiving device and method. The bluetooth signal receiving device includes an energy detector circuit, a radio frequency (rf) power detector circuit, an analog-digital converter circuit, and an automatic gain control circuit.
Abov Semiconductor Co., Ltd.

Microwave reflector link, and cdma-spread spectrum reflector reduction of unmodulated ambient blockers in reflected data links

A system, apparatus and method are disclosed for communicating between a short range wireless (wlan) user device, such as a wearable, phone, or tablet, with a base station. Traditional low power communication (e.g., wlan, wifi, bluetooth, cellular links, etc.) involve an inefficient amplification process of a signal from the wlan user to the base station, whereby significant power must be expended in the wlan user device making it unsuitable in many applications.
California Institute Of Technology

Bluetooth wireless network for infrared electronic devices

A wireless network for providing commands to a plurality of electronic devices that receive an infrared signal is provided with an at least one sprocket for receiving a wireless transmission command via bluetooth signals and/or infrared signals and a bluetooth remote for sending the bluetooth signal to the at least one sprocket. The bluetooth remote is provided with a bluetooth remote power source, a software application for providing command logic to the bluetooth remote, and a bluetooth signal transmitter.

Mobile terminal and controlling function of the mobile terminal

A method of controlling a function of a mobile terminal is provided. The method includes placing the mobile terminal within a communication range of a bluetooth low energy (ble) device previously registered in the mobile terminal, receiving identification information of the ble device from the ble device, extracting function information corresponding to the received identification information of the ble device, and performing a previously set function corresponding to the extracted function information..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Modular carbon monoxide poisoning prevention system

A carbon monoxide poison prevention system comprising: a system smartphone application; a system website functionality; hardware comprising a bluetooth enabled smart carbon monoxide sensor; hardware comprising a portable carbon monoxide prevention system; and a module vehicle carbon monoxide prevention system, hardware comprising a building carbon monoxide prevention system or a combination of both module and hardware.. .

Mobile customer engagement platform

Customer engagement for a retail enterprise is facilitated by retail enterprise customer and management mobile device applications executing on mobile device and served by a retail enterprise server. Customer arrival may be determined by automatic discovery by and connection of the customer mobile device to a small area connectivity (e.g., ibeacon or other bluetooth le) system on the retail enterprise premises.
The Younity Group

Method and system for performing mobile device-to-machine payments

A device with one or more processors, memory, and two or more communication capabilities obtains, from a payment module, an authorization request via a first communication capability (e.g., bluetooth). The device sends, to a server, the authorization request via a second communication capability distinct from the first communication capability (e.g., cellular or wifi technology).
Payrange Inc.

Method and fuel island authorization for trucking industry using proximity sensors

A fuel authorization program based on equipping fuel station, fuel pumps, and vehicles with components to enable automatic fuel authorization for enrolled vehicles. The program includes fuel pumps including a pump transmitting sensor that automatically emits a pump id.
Zonar Systems, Inc.

Peer-to-peer mobile transaction device

Peer-to-peer mobile transaction devices are provided with a mobile peer-to-peer transaction application to enable mobile devices to perform action, such as transfer money, between each other via direct wireless communication between the mobile devices, such as bluetooth communication. The mobile peer-to-peer transaction application may allow dynamic and direct transactions between nearby mobile devices via direct wireless communication.
Paypal, Inc.

Multi function smart wristlets

The embodiments disclose a new type of multi-function smart wristlets, in which a variety of electronic, optoelectronic, and thermal sensors are embedded. These sensors will collect data through various signals from both a person and the environment in order to perform many functions to help people improve their health; it also tells people of the environmental conditions in order for them to make the right decision about their outdoor activities.

Interactive automatic pet food bowl

Is an automatic interactive pet food bowl comprising base (2) bowl (4) sensor that activates a retractable cover to protect the contents of the automatic interactive pet food bowl (5) leds (6) rotational energy connecting element (7) motor (8) cover (9) key pad (11) solar paneling material (15) small led screen (18) video screen (19) bluetooth wi-fi (20) camera (21) outter housing (33) water level indicator sensor (35), hereby referred to as “unit”.. .

Interactive automatic kitty litter box

Is an automatic interactive kitty litter box comprising base (2) removable base pan (4) sensor (5) that activates a retractable cover to protect the contents of the automatic interactive kitty litter box leds (6) rotational energy connecting element (7) motor (8) cover (9) key pad (11) solar paneling material (15) small led screen (18) video screen (19) bluetooth wi-fi (20) camera (21) thermometer (34) weight scale (35) outer housing, hereby referred to as “unit”.. .

Terminating an incoming connection request and active call movement

In a telecommunications network, an incoming connection request to a primary (mobile) device may be terminated at a selected secondary device based on location information (wifi connectivity, gps location, bluetooth connection). Similarly, a user may move an existing connection from the primary device to the secondary device, and back, by simple interaction with the primary device.
Unify Gmbh & Co. Kg

Control beacons for wireless devices

Systems and methods for automatically modifying computing devices are provided. Various embodiments allow multiple control beacons (e.g., bluetooth low energy beacons) with gps to automatically pre-configure by discovering each other using location provided by the gps in the beacons.
T-mobile Usa, Inc.

Dual-mode radio frequency transceiver architecture

The present disclosure relates to a zigbee/bluetooth dual-mode radio frequency transceiver architecture, in which, a dual-mode baseband and firmware determines hardware parameter of a receiving module or sending module based on a first mode or a second mode; a radio frequency front-end module is used for receiving or sending a first mode signal or a second mode signal; a receiving module is used for converting the first mode signal received by the radio frequency front-end module into a first mode baseband digital signal, or converting the second mode signal received by the radio frequency front-end module into a second mode baseband digital signal and outputting the first mode baseband digital signal or the second mode baseband digital signal to the dual-mode baseband and firmware; a sending module is used for converting the first mode baseband digital signal outputted by dual-mode baseband and firmware into the first mode signal.. .
Telink Semiconductor (shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Dual-mode device and achieving the simultaneous communication therein

The present disclosure relates to the electronic communication field and discloses a dual-mode device and a method for achieving the simultaneous communication therein. The dual-mode device has a dual-mode protocol stack scheduling mechanism and uniformly schedules the transmission event of the bluetooth protocol stack and the zigbee protocol stack.
Telink Semiconductor (shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Integrated fuel dispensing and accounting system

An interface system extends a prior-art fuel delivery pump and reservoir so that authorization to activate the fuel delivery pump can be obtained from a remote authorization service over a long-range wireless communication link such as a cellular telephone connection or a satellite connection; and delivered to the interface system over a different, short-range wireless communication link such as a bluetooth® connection or a wifi connection. The system is structured so that different data link devices can serve in one part of the communication chain.

Bluetooth low energy frequency offset and modulation index estimation

A bluetooth low energy (ble) device, having a demodulator configured to translate in-phase and quadrature components of a received ble signal into a differential phase signal; an estimator configured to estimate a frequency offset of the differential phase signal; and a detector configured to detect information in the differential phase signal corrected by the estimated frequency offset.. .
Intel Ip Corporation

Controllers, output devices, or televisions supporting voice activated commands

An output device or controller supporting voice activated commands by using a portable electronic device is herein disclosed and enabled. The output device may be a television, a controller connectable to a television, a printer, a sound output device, or a projector.
Flexiworld Technologies, Inc.

Wireless input system based on steady-state visual-evoked potentials

A wireless bci input system for mobile intelligent devices is described. The system may include an ssvep keyboard for stimulating ssvep signals and an eeg headband for acquiring eeg signals.
Beijing University Of Technology

Vehicle entertainment unit and controlling the same

A method of controlling a vehicle entertainment unit mounted in a vehicle using a center stack control system of the vehicle includes establishing a bluetooth connection between the center stack control system and the vehicle entertainment unit, retrieving metadata from the vehicle entertainment unit, transmitting the metadata from the vehicle entertainment unit to the center stack control system via the bluetooth connection, receiving a control command at the vehicle entertainment unit via the bluetooth connection, mapping the control command to a corresponding function of the vehicle entertainment unit at the vehicle entertainment unit, and executing the corresponding function at the vehicle entertainment unit.. .
Voxx International Corporation

Techniques for wireless local area network (wlan) scanning in coexistence scenarios

The present disclosure describes a method and an apparatus for techniques used for wireless local area network (wlan) scanning in coexistence scenarios. For example, a method for is provided for wlan scanning in which a scan of a wlan is initiated at a wireless device configured to share an antenna for wlan operations and bluetooth (bt) operations while a voice call is in progress over the wlan and packets from the voice call are routed between the wireless device and a bt device.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Transmitter ic for single-channel bluetooth beacon

Methods and systems described herein relate to broadcasting an advertisement event on a wireless channel. An example method includes generating, based on data, a data signal including one or more data packets, where each of the one or more data packets is a non-connectable and non-scannable data packet; generating an rf signal using an oscillator circuit; directly modulating the rf signal, based on the data signal, to generate a modulated rf signal; amplifying the modulated rf signal; broadcasting the amplified modulated rf signal on the wireless channel, where the amplified modulated rf signal is associated with the advertisement event..
Verily Life Sciences Llc

Detecting device presence for a layer 3 connection using layer 2 discovery information

Techniques for monitoring presence of a remote device at layer 2 that allow reducing power consumption without compromising the device's availability. A device that pairs with a remote wireless device may establish a layer 3 connection, such as an ip connection, to the remote device to provide services to a user.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Wirelessly triggering smart devices

An electronic tag for wirelessly triggering smart devices includes an electronic tag configured to generate a trigger signal based on a defined movement of the electronic tag. The electronic tag is configured to transmit the trigger signal to a smart device using a bluetooth protocol to initiate a programmed action by the smart device in response to receiving the trigger signal..
Connovate Technology Private Ltd.

Systems, methods and devices for asset status determination

A system for managing data related to at least one leaf node device includes a location processing engine located on a server that is remote from the leaf node device, at least one point of interest (poi) device for collecting data via bluetooth low energy (ble) communication signals from the leaf node device on each of a plurality of channels and transmitting the collected data which includes phase angle information, a reader node device for receiving and transmitting the collected data to the location processing engine and a database of the known locations of a plurality of poi devices. The reader device or the location processing engine averages the collected data across the plurality of channels, and the known locations are used along with the averaged data as a basis for determining the location of the leaf node device..
Cloudleaf, Inc.

System, hybrid wireless fine-timing measurement

The disclosure relates to time-of-flight (tof) positioning and device location within a wireless networks using a hybrid combination of bluetooth low energy (ble) and wi-fi signaling. In one exemplary embodiment, a hybrid responder engages in ble discovery and negotiation with a mobile device seeking its location.
Intel Ip Corporation

Display controlling display apparatus

A display apparatus and method for controlling a display apparatus is capable of controlling a screen of the display apparatus using a remote controller according to a standard of bluetooth low energy (ble) are provided. The display apparatus and method for controlling a display apparatus is capable of controlling a screen of the display apparatus using an internal sensor in a remote controller according to a standard of bluetooth low energy (ble)..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and device for bluetooth low power communication

A method for transmitting a beacon message, the method generating, with a beacon generating device at least one beacon message, wherein the at least one beacon message is defined by a beacon message format, wherein the beacon message format comprises a preamble field, an access address field, a protocol data unit (pdu) field and a cyclic redundancy check (crc) field, wherein the pdu field comprises at least one electronic product code (epc) encoded epc-pdu field, and transmitting, with the beacon generating device, the at least one beacon message using a bluetooth low energy (ble) wireless communication protocol to a transmission area within a transmission range of the beacon generating device for reception by one or more beacon receiving devices located in the transmission area.. .
Em Microelectronic-marin Sa

System using nfc, bluetooth, and/or wi-fi technologies for making a quick connection between a smart mobile electronic device and audio speakers, with an optional video display system

A method and system for easy and quick wireless connection of mobile devices to audio speakers and video systems, like television, using any of nfc, wi-fi, and bluetooth technology. An nfc case offers an easy way to connect a legacy mobile device to a connector pad, where nfc is not built-into a device.

Multi-mode controller area network-bluetooth network bridge

A wireless controller area network (can) bus bridge includes a can subsystem, a wireless communication module, and a controller coupled to the can subsystem and the wireless communication module. The can subsystem is configured to be communicatively coupled to a can bus to receive a can message from the can bus.
Basf Agro B.v.

Light device has built-in digital data system for record image, sound

A light device having built-in digital data means is powered by an unlimited power source for a lamp-holder, led bulb, or light device connected to unlimited power source by prongs or a base that or conductive wires can be inserted into a socket that would otherwise receiving a bulb or light source. The device may take the form of a webcam having auto tracking added one of plurality functions to make different products and functions and retractable prongs that plug directly into a wall outlet or insert into existing lamp base or incorporate conductive wire to make electric connection at least one of built-in camera, storage unit, wireless kits, bluetooth kits, motion sensor, light device.

Multi-functional smart mobility aid devices and methods of use

Embodiments of a smart mobility aid device may have sensors to collect, monitor, analyze and represent data including but not limited to activity tracking, biometrics and safety and emergency features. The activity tracking include number of steps, miles, and activity speed, user pressure on a device, activity types and analysis.

Method and transmitting and receiving data in wireless communication system

Disclosed are a method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving data using bluetooth low energy technology in a wireless communication system. The method includes: establishing a bluetooth le connection with at least one device; opening a control path for the at least one device; and transmitting a control message associated with audio streaming to the at least one device via the control path, the opening of a control path including: sending to the at least one device a registration request message for registering the first device as a remote controller; and receiving a response message from the at least one device as a response to the registration request message..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Authentication apparatus with a bluetooth interface

Methods, apparatus, and systems for securing the interactions of a user with an application using a bluetooth enabled authentication device are disclosed.. .
Vasco Data Security, Inc.

System and call management

A system and method are provided in accordance with the various aspects of the invention that enhance the information regarding a caller and a call location. Such calls are typically sent to a dispatcher that handles urgent or emergency calls.
Rapidsos, Inc.

Bluetooth protocol broadcasting system

In one embodiment, a broadcasting apparatus include a module circuit, a first antenna circuit and a second antenna circuit. The module circuit generates first and second signals having a content that includes particular information.
Linear Dms Solutions Sdn. Bhd.

System and device positioning with bluetooth low energy distributions

Disclosed are systems and methods for improving interactions with and between computers in a communication system supported by or configured with personal computing devices, servers and/or platforms. The systems interact to identify and retrieve data across computers and platforms, which can be used to improve the quality of data used in processing interactions between or among processors in such systems.
Yahoo! Inc.

Method and transmitting and receiving data in wireless communication system

Disclosed are a method and apparatus in which a first device transmits and receives data using bluetooth low energy technology in a wireless communication system. The method includes: opening a control channel for controlling a second device and a third device; and performing a codec and parameter negotiation procedure for the transmission and reception of an audio stream between the second device and the third device, the first device being a device that controls the second device and the third device, the second device being a device that transmits the audio stream, and the third device being a device that receives the audio stream..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and communication between hearing assistance devices in a bluetooth network

A hearing assistance system provides for wireless communication between hearing assistance devices that are in a bluetooth connection with a host device. In various embodiments, during a bluetooth connection interval, one or more time slots are used for communication between the host device and one or more of the hearing assistance devices, while one or more additional time slots are reserved for communication between the hearing assistance devices..
Starkey Laboratories, Inc.

Method and electronic adjusting viewing angle of smart television playing panorama videos

Disclosed are a method and a electronic apparatus of adjusting a viewing angle of a smart television playing panorama videos, wherein the method is applied to a terminal apparatus and includes: displaying a touch control region for adjusting the viewing angle when opening an application program for controlling the smart television is detected; detecting a handed gesture input onto the touch control region to determine a viewing angle adjustment parameter corresponding to the detected handed gesture input; sending the viewing angle adjustment parameter to the smart television by communication with the smart television, so as to adjust the viewing angle. The disclosure uses a smart television with bluetooth and wifi communication functions to connect to the internet, and adjusts a panoramic play parameter of the smart television via a terminal apparatus communicating with the smart television..
Le Shi Internet Information Technology Corp. Beijing

Method and a system for sideband server management

The present disclosure discloses a method and a system for sideband server management. The method comprises receiving, by a server management board, a management request from a client device, where the management request comprises at least one internet protocol packet and the management request is targeted to a predefined server among plurality of servers, converting the at least one internet protocol packet to at least one bluetooth protocol packet, identifying a master bluetooth module from one or more master bluetooth modules of the server management board based on a routing table, where the master bluetooth module corresponds to the targeted predefined server and transmitting the at least one bluetooth protocol packet from the master bluetooth module to a corresponding slave bluetooth module of the targeted predefined server..
Wipro Limited

Machine to machine network automation platform with intuitive network configuration and deployment management interface

This application discloses embodiments of systems and methods for a flexible automation system for a network of connected machines. In some embodiments, the network of connected machines uses one or more of wireless protocols such as zigbee, zwave, wi-fi, bluetooth and other ieee 802.15.4 protocols.

Wireless short range communication link transmission of line item data in real time

Methods for wireless payments using the bluetooth low energy (ble) protocol are provided. A first method includes establishing a wireless-short range communication link from a communication device to a peripheral device associated with an access device.

Method, apparatus and computer-readable medium for updating connection parameter of low-power bluetooth device

A method is provided for updating a connection parameter of a low-power bluetooth device. The method includes, upon detection of a local switch of remote control modes, transmitting, to a controlled device, a prompt message indicating the local switch, such that a request for updating a connection parameter is generated based on the prompt message and transmitted to a bluetooth remote control device.
Xiaomi Inc.

Bluetooth low energy (ble) communication between a mobile device and a vehicle

A system and a method for communicating over a bluetooth low energy (ble) connection in a vehicle. The method includes the steps of: establishing a bluetooth low energy (ble) connection between a mobile device and a ble system in the vehicle, wherein the establishing step includes receiving first credentials of the mobile device at the ble system; providing second credentials to the mobile device from the vehicle, wherein the second credentials are different than the first credentials; and receiving a message from the mobile device that is encrypted using the first and second credentials..
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Flexible btle tds frame format for bi-directional service discovery

In some embodiments, one or more wireless stations operate to configure direct communication with neighboring wireless stations, e.g., direct communication between the wireless stations without utilizing an intermediate access point. Embodiments of the disclosure relate to a mechanism for a device to transmit, via a btle (or bluetooth) interface, a first message indicating an operation associated with a wi-fi service (e.g., a service available via a wi-fi interface and/or wi-fi related interface parameters) to a peer device.
Apple Inc.

Method and system for updating optical distribution network (odn) device by using intelligent management terminal

A method and system for updating an optical distribution network (odn) device by using an intelligent management terminal are disclosed. The method includes the following steps: an odn management server connects to an intelligent management terminal through 2g/3g/wifi, the intelligent management terminal is connected to an identifier of fiber's both terminations through usb or bluetooth; the optical fiber connector is connected to an odn device through usb, the odn management server communicates wirelessly with the odn device through the intelligent management terminal as a transfer station, and the odn device downloads updating file from the odn management server through the intelligent management terminal as a transfer station.
Fiberhome Telecommunication Technoligies Co., Ltd.

Communication apparatus and control communication apparatus

A communication apparatus includes a reception unit that receives a bluetooth® beacon signal transmitted from a printing apparatus, an identification unit that identifies a reception field intensity of the beacon signal, a display unit that displays a reception screen for receiving a transmission instruction in a case where the identified reception field intensity is less than a first threshold and greater than or equal to a second threshold that is smaller than the first threshold, and a transmission unit that transmits, to the printing apparatus, an authentication request enabling a user to log into the printing apparatus in response to receipt of the transmission instruction.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Information processing apparatus having power saving mode, controlling the same, and storage medium

An information processing apparatus capable of properly supplying electric power to a power supply destination associated with each function of a usb device. An mfp as the information processing apparatus is capable of operating in a power saving mode.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Terminal monitoring outdoor exercise equipment and management system using smartphone

A monitoring terminal apparatus and management system using smartphone includes: 1) directly mounted to the outdoor exercise equipment to monitor the operation status and 2) managing the outdoor exercise equipment by using the monitoring terminal apparatus. In addition, the monitoring terminal apparatus includes: a case to be fastened to the outdoor exercise equipment; a power supply unit to be prepared for the supply and storage of power energy from outside or inside; a user confirmation unit to receive smartphone user information via bluetooth communication with external smartphone; an operation detection unit to generate operation detection signal; a central processing unit to determine whether the outdoor exercise equipment is used or not; a storage unit to save the user information received from the user confirmation unit; and a wireless communication unit to send the user information and equipment use information to an external host server real-time..
Easygeo Co., Ltd.

Wireless appliance vibration sensor monitor and method

The apparatus disclosed is a wireless vibration sensor monitor and recorder along with the associated system and method of use. The apparatus contains a digital accelerometer that operates off six axes.

System and making one or more toys user interactive to time of day, signal strength and frequency and to one another

A system and method for making one or more toy more user interactive. The system comprises a low energy signal emitting chip such as a bluetooth® for each toy, a portable computing device such as a smart phone, tablet or laptop and software that sends a plurality of different commands to each toy depending on two or more of: a chronological event; relative strength of the signal received and frequency of occurrences the first toy has received one or more signals in a given time period..

Method and system for dynamically forming service aware bluetooth low energy (ble) mesh network

A method of dynamically forming a service aware bluetooth low energy (ble) mesh network is provided. The method includes deriving service requirements for a ble mesh service based on a unique identifier associated with the ble mesh service, determining a ble mesh service to be provided based on at least one ble parameter, and dynamically forming a ble mesh network based on the determined ble mesh service, the service requirements and the at least one ble parameter.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Disaster safety system using combined beacon and processing thereof

The present invention relates to a disaster safety system using a combined beacon and a method for processing thereof. Various low-power sensors are combined with the combined beacon, which measures various environmental information for an installation place through a wireless communication network.
Aram Solution Co., Ltd.

Operating environment setting system, portable terminal, relay device and operating environment setting program

There are provided a code reading unit 1 for reading a code in a portable terminal 10, a first terminal side operating environment setting unit 2 for analyzing a code, thereby acquiring first operating environment setting information required for connection to a relay device 20 through bluetooth and setting the first operating environment setting information to the portable terminal 10, a setting information generating unit 4 for generating second operating environment setting information required for connection to a telephone call control server 400 through a wireless lan to make a call, a second terminal side operating environment setting unit 5 for setting the second operating environment setting information thus generated to the portable terminal 10, and transmitting the second operating environment setting information to the telephone call control server 400 and registering the second operating environment setting information therein, a setting information transmitting unit 6 for transmitting the second operating environment setting information to the relay device 20, and a second relay side operating environment setting unit 24 for setting the second operating environment setting information to the relay device 20, and transmitting the second operating environment setting information to the telephone call control server 400 and registering the second operating environment setting information therein, and a code is simply read by the portable terminal 10 to automatically perform setting required for utilizing the portable terminal 10 as a cordless extension unit of a cordless telephone.. .
E3 Co., Ltd.

Method and bluetooth device management

Methods and apparatuses for bluetooth device management in a technical field of wireless communications are disclosed herein. The method for bluetooth device management comprises establishing a bluetooth connection between a first terminal device and a bluetooth device; receiving, by the first terminal device, control data sent by at least a second terminal device connected to the first terminal device, wherein the control data is used to control the bluetooth device; and sending, by the first terminal device, a bluetooth control message associated with the control data to the bluetooth device..
Xiaomi Inc.

Method and device for controlling device using bluetooth in wireless communication system

The present invention relates to a method for a first device being controlled by a control device using a bluetooth lowe energy (le). The present invention provides a method and apparatus including establishing a bluetooth le connection with the control device; receiving a write request message requesting a specific operation with the second device from the control device; transmitting a write response message in response to the request message; transmitting a request message to the second device in order to perform the specific operation; and transmitting an error message indicating that a performance of the specific operation is failed to the control device, when failing to perform the specific operation with the second device within a specific time, where the request message includes time information indicating the specific time..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Real estate information exchange or trading platform based on bluetooth signals

A system is provided for exchanging or trading real estate information. The system includes a real estate property, a beacon configured to be installed or attached to the real estate property, and a server on a network.

Dynamic transaction card protected by gesture and voice recognition

A dynamic transaction card that includes a transaction card having a number of layers, each of which may be interconnected to one another. For example, a dynamic transaction card may include an outer layer, a potting layer, a sensor layer that may be utilized to activate a dynamic transaction card by authenticating the card user as authorized to use the card through user authentication input recognition, which may be gesture and voice recognition processing, a display layer (including, for example, leds, a dot matrix display, and the like), a microcontroller storing firmware, java applets, java applet integration, and the like, an emv™ chip, an energy storage component, one or more antenna (e.g., bluetooth™ antenna, nfc antenna, and the like), a power management component, a flexible printed circuit board (pcb), a chassis, and/or a card backing layer..
Capital One Services, Llc.

Mobile payment method and apparatus and near field communication device

A mobile payment method and apparatus, and a near field communication (nfc) device, which relate to the field of information technologies. Embodiments include first receiving, by an nfc device by using nfc protocols, a transaction instruction sent by a card reader; then sending the transaction instruction to an intelligent terminal by using bluetooth protocols; receiving, by using bluetooth protocols, an answer message sent by the intelligent terminal, where the answer message is generated by the intelligent terminal according to the transaction instruction; and finally sending the answer message to the card reader by using nfc protocols.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

System and authenticating a broadcast device using facial recognition

Systems and methods for authenticating a broadcast device using facial recognition are herein disclosed. The disclosure includes receiving, from a wearable device, a broadcast signal comprising an identification code of the wearable device; determining, using a processor, whether the identification code is stored within a database; identifying first facial data stored within the database, the first facial data associated with the identification code; generating second facial data; and determining, using the processor, whether the second facial data matches the first facial data.

Voice responsive fluid delivery, controlling and monitoring system and method

A system and methodology of delivery fluids and monitoring their status which is voice actuated. This system has application where a hands-free environment is preferred.

Method of estimating the position of a user device using radio beacons and radio beacons adapted to facilitate the methods of the invention

Disclosed is the estimation of the position of a user device using radio beacons which are operable at a plurality of transmit power levels. The radio beacons may transmit their position and current transmit power level.

Wireless electronic lock system and method

A electronic lock system and method including an electronic lock, a mobile device and/or a wireless device. The electronic lock is capable of sending a message to the mobile device via wireless communication and/or to the wireless device based on a triggering event.

Beacon device for seamless service, and control method thereof

Provided are a beacon device and a control method for seamless service. The beacon device includes a plurality of bluetooth communication modules.
Sk Planet Co., Ltd.

Method and wireless proximity based component information provision

A system includes a processor configured to provide an informational report to a wireless device about a vehicle component associated with a bluetooth low energy (btle) chip, affixed to a vehicle, when the wireless device is determined to be within a predefined proximity to the btle chip. This can include information such as operational and wear status, but also can be purely explanatory, as to what the function of the component is..
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

System of location push notification service, user mobile device, and location push notification service

A system of location push notification service is provided. The system comprises a bluetooth device, a server and a user mobile device.
Institute For Information Industry

Method for recommending videos through bluetooth, mobile terminal and vehicle-mounted video player

An embodiment of the present disclosure provides a method for recommending videos through bluetooth, a mobile terminal and a vehicle-mounted video player. The method comprises: establishing bluetooth connection with the mobile terminal; receiving a new-user notification message transmitted by the mobile terminal through the bluetooth connection; the new-user notification message comprises user information which is obtained by using the mobile terminal to identify a fingerprint input by a user and to perform identity authentication; recommending videos to users based on the user information.
Le Shi Zhi Xin Electronic Technology (tianjin) Limited

Methods and devices for recommending videos through bluetooth technology

An embodiment of the present disclosure provides a method for recommending videos through bluetooth technology, a remote controller and a smart television. The method comprises: establishing a bluetooth connection with the remote controller; receiving a new-user notification message transmitted by the remote controller through the bluetooth connection; the new-user notification message comprises user information which is obtained after using the remote controller to identify fingerprint input by user and to perform identity authentication; recommending videos to users based on the user information.
Le Shi Zhi Xin Electronic Technology (tianjin) Limited

Multi-cast multi-poll (mcmp) for bluetooth low energy

A multi-cast multi-poll scheme for bluetooth law energy (ble) technology to be used by one or more mobile devices within a communication environment is disclosed. A broadcaster communication device comprises a transceiver that is configured to communicate with a plurality of recipient communication devices.
Broadcom Corporation

Wireless home safety 911 system

A wireless home safety 911 system which includes a battery disposed in an enclosure that supplies power to a smoke sensor, a carbon monoxide sensor and a gas leak sensor. An audible alarm module, a visual alarm module and an escape route module are all disposed in the enclosure and can be activated by any one of the sensors.

Advertisement and message pushing system

A system for pushing advertisement and message on a mobile device includes a pushing server and at least one bluetooth base station, wherein a plurality sets of pushing signals are stored in the pushing server, and the bluetooth base station includes a first bluetooth module and a network module. The bluetooth base station and the pushing server build a network connection via the network module, and bluetooth base station and the mobile device build a bluetooth connection via the first bluetooth module when the mobile device is in the bluetooth broadcasting area of the bluetooth base station.

Coexistence management of bluetooth with wlan

A method for setting up and operating a multiple communication link in a wireless communication apparatus, which includes a first wireless transceiver and a second wireless transceiver, includes setting up a first communication link according to an ieee standard 802.15.1 using the first wireless transceiver. The method also includes setting up a second communication link according to an ieee standard 802.11 using the second wireless transceiver, and setting up a third communication link according to an ieee standard 802.15.1 using the first wireless transceiver, on a channel of the second communication link.
Bayerische Motoren Werke Aktiengesellschaft

System and bluetooth pairing with a group of bluetooth devices

A method for pairing a first bluetooth device with an individual bluetooth device address with a group of bluetooth devices, said method comprising: assigning a group bluetooth device address to each of said group of bluetooth devices; the first bluetooth device exchanging bluetooth device addresses with a second bluetooth device from said group of bluetooth devices when said first bluetooth device comes within communication range of said second bluetooth device; establishing a link key; storing the group bluetooth device address and the link key; the first bluetooth device exchanging bluetooth device addresses with a third bluetooth device from said group of bluetooth devices when said first bluetooth device comes within communication range of said third bluetooth device; recognizing the group bluetooth device address assigned to the third bluetooth device; and establishing a communications channel between said first bluetooth device and said third bluetooth device based on said link key.. .
Bbpos Limited

Smartphone bluetooth headset receiver

Systems and methods are provided for allowing a user with a smartphone to pair the smartphone with another bluetooth device to receive audio that is played to the user over headphones or through speakers on the smartphone. Further, an audio processing module is used to modify the audio presented to the user, extract closed captioning text to be displayed to the user, find information relevant to the audio to be displayed to the user, and pause audio content sent to the smartphone when phone calls or other smartphone interruptions occur..
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.

Techniques for voice controlling bluetooth headset

Techniques for controlling a personalized bluetooth device (e.g., headset) and a voice interaction control method thereof are described. According to one aspect of the present invention, the bluetooth device is caused to maintain a voice contact list.
Wuxi Vimicro Corporation

Method and transmitting and receiving data in mesh network using bluetooth

The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving a data packet in a bluetooth mesh network performed by a node, the method includes participating in the bluetooth mesh network; receiving a first data packet from a previous node in a relay state, where the relay state is a state for relaying the data packet in a flooding technique in the mesh network; and transmitting the first data packet to at least one adjacent node, where the first data packet includes information of number of times that represents a number of retransmission of the first data packet, where the relay state is maintained for a first specific time, and wherein the first specific time is determined based on the information of number of times.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Sensor device communications apparatus and method

A sensor device receives energy usage data from a standby power controller, and transmits the energy usage data to a remote monitoring entity (e.g., a utility) via a communications device. The energy usage data may include appliance energy usage data representing energy drawn through the standby power controller, and/or household energy usage data representing energy usage measured by an electricity meter.
Embertec Pty Ltd

Apparatus for clinical use

A apparatus adapted for use in clinically invasive proceedures comprising a plurality of objects forming a system, the object of which being to display to a surgeon or clinician the image of tissues and to improve the visualisation of tissue, and comprising: at least two computers or computer like devices containing microprocessors running independent operating systems; wherein, component a, is any commercially available tablet pc or smart phone or computer device capable of displaying high-definition video images having a touch screen capable of the pinch manouver; and is linked by bluetooth® or equivalent to a second computer like device, component b which has a separate microprocessor and operating system; and is linked using cables to a small sterile disposable component component c which can attach to existing surgical retractors and comprises a led (light emitting diode) or equivalent and a cmos pixel sensor chip or equivalent.. .

System and light socket adaptation

A light socket adaptation system and method. A light socket adapter module comprises a female end designed to accept a light bulb, a male end designed to be placed in an existing light socket, wifi transmit/receive circuitry, bluetooth le transmit/receive circuitry, a processor that processes instructions received via one or more of the wifi transmit/receive circuitry and the bluetooth le transmit/receive circuitry, wherein the instructions are received from one or more of a remote server system and a mobile computing device, wherein the processor executes bluetooth le instructions to cause the light socket adapter module to detect bluetooth le enabled devices within a detection proximity of the light socket adapter module, and power supply control circuitry controllable by the processor, wherein the power supply control circuitry controls power supplied to a light bulb positioned in the female end of the light socket adapter module..

Apparatus and controlling connection interval in wireless communication system supporting bluetooth scheme

The present disclosure relates to a sensor network, machine type communication (mtc), machine-to-machine (m2m) communication, and technology for internet of things (iot). The present disclosure may be applied to intelligent services based on the above technologies, such as smart home, smart building, smart city, smart car, connected car, health care, digital education, smart retail, security and safety services.
Seoul National University R&db Foundation

Systems and methods for fusing inertial and bluetooth low energy sensor data for localization

Sensor data fusing systems and methods are provided. The fusing system reads and parses a floor plan to obtain a location of a user, identifies a grid in the floor plan using the location, determines a distance between the user and beacons placed at every corner of identified grid, and further trilaterating the location using beacon identifiers.
Tata Consultancy Services Limited

Hearing aid using wireless test modes as diagnostic tool

Various system embodiments comprise a plurality of devices configured to wirelessly communicate with each other. The plurality of devices includes a battery-operated hearing aid configured to communicate with another device using bluetooth low energy (ble) wireless communication technology.
Starkey Laboratories, Inc.

Ultra wideband (uwb)-based high precision positioning method and system

An ultra wideband (uwb)-based high precision positioning method and system is provided. According to the method and system, a precise position measurement according to a uwb signal characteristic can be achieved by an interaction between a uwb tag and an access point without a separate server in a real-time positioning system, further, a user terminal can receive information even when a user terminal is not connected to a separate internet communication network by receiving position information of the uwb tag and additional information based on the position information through bluetooth or a universal serial bus (usb)..
Industrial Bank Of Korea

Helmet and helmet system

A protective helmet system (10) that integrates turn signal light, break signal light, motion sensors (710), bluetooth connectivity and a remote control (180) is provided. The system (10) comprises a helmet (20) for providing protection and enhancing safety to a rider on a vehicle, and a remote control (180) for wirelessly controlling electronics in the helmet (20) to perform functions.
Lumen Labs (hk) Limited

Connection initiation in wireless networks including load balancing

Disclosed embodiments include a method for establishing a wireless communication session between a base station unit and a mobile unit wherein a system controller determines which base station unit of multiple base station units is an optimal base station unit to establish the session. The method includes the system controller receiving commands from each of multiple bsus that have received a request for wireless service from a mobile unit.
Strix Systems, Inc.

Automated bluetooth pairing

This disclosure relates to creating a bluetooth and/or ble connection between two devices without using a uuid and/or mac address. For example, a first device storing a private key may enter advertising mode to create a bluetooth/ble connection.
Capital One Services, Llc

Method and device for controlling of opening and closing automobile door lock through bluetooth technology

An embodiment of the present disclosure discloses a method and device for controlling of opening and closing an automobile door lock through a bluetooth technology. The method comprises: receiving a uuid broadcast by a to-be-unlocked automobile door lock by a mobile terminal; configuring locking control services corresponding to the to-be-unlocked automobile door, characteristics of the locking control services, and configuration descriptors of the characteristics and establishing a bluetooth connection with the to-be-unlocked automobile door according to the uuid; amending the configuration descriptors of the characteristics through the bluetooth connection to open or close the to-be-unlocked automobile door.
Lemobile Information Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd

Method of establishing stable piconet and system of establishment of stable piconet based on bluetooth

The present disclosure includes a method of establishing a stable piconet based on bluetooth. The method includes: serving a central device as a slave and serving peripheral devices as a master, establishing a piconet, and recording the state of the peripheral devices linking to the central device; and performing automatic inquiry and identification matching; if an identification is matched, pulling in all of the peripheral devices, and establishing the stable piconet in the central device.
Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.

Method and resolving bluetooth compatibility problem

A method for resolving a bluetooth compatibility problem is disclosed includes: bluetooth-connecting with a user device during power supply; generating a packet including vehicle error information for identification of a type of error detected during bluetooth communication with the user device and vehicle device information for identification of the vehicle bluetooth device, upon detecting the error during the bluetooth communication with the user device; transmitting the packet to a compatibility management server or the user device; receiving a software or firmware version to be updated based on the vehicle error information and the vehicle device information from the compatibility management server; and installing the software or firmware version.. .
Hyundai Motor Company

Method and device for monitoring door lock state

Embodiments of the present disclosure disclose a method and a device for monitoring a door lock state. The method specifically comprises searching for a door lock service provided by a server according to a door lock service identification code that is broadcasted by the server and in a corresponding relation to the door lock service, establishing a bluetooth connection corresponding to the door lock service with the server, and reading a door lock state record characteristic value corresponding to the door lock service by means of the bluetooth connection according to the door lock service identification code, wherein the door lock state record characteristic value corresponding to the door lock service comprises open or closed.
Lemobile Information Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Signposting system and pathfinding method

A method is disclosed for pathfinding in a building, wherein a user of a mobile terminal uses multiple navigation points installed in the building to determine a path to a desired destination in the building. The pathfinding uses the principle of next-hop forwarding used in routing protocols.
Siemens Aktiengesellschaft

Vehicle security device

A vehicle security device for vehicle security and monitoring includes a base with a plurality of feet coupled to a bottom of the base and a housing coupled to the base. A power module, a processor, a speaker, a memory storage module, a gps receiver and a bluetooth enabled communicator are coupled to and positioned in the housing.

Method and device for controlling of switching on and off car lights through bluetooth technology

The embodiment of the present disclosure discloses a method and device for controlling a car light switch through bluetooth technology. The method comprises the following steps of receiving a uuid broadcast by the car lights by a mobile terminal; configuring light control services corresponding to the car lights, characteristics of the light control services, and configuration descriptors of the characteristics and establishing bluetooth connection with the car lights according to the uuid; amending the configuration descriptors of the characteristics on the car through a bluetooth connection to switch on or off the car lights.
Lemobile Information Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd

Arrangement for, and , conserving battery power in a bluetooth low energy beacon

A bluetooth low energy (ble) beacon in a ble network is electrically powered by a battery, broadcasts messages, and listens for a network communication indicative of whether a mobile device is present in a venue. A beacon controller controls the beacon to periodically broadcast the messages and to periodically listen for the network communication during an active mode of operation, to not broadcast the messages to conserve power from the battery and to listen for the network communication during a power save mode of operation, and to switch from the power save mode to the active mode when the network communication received during the power save mode indicates that a mobile device is present in the venue..
Symbol Technologies, Llc

Diversity bluetooth system and method

A first device having a transceiver and an antenna operatively connected to the transceiver and a second device having a transceiver and an antenna operatively connected to the transceiver, the first device in operative communication with the first device through a communications linkage separate from the transceiver of the first device and the transceiver of the second device. The first device is adapted to wirelessly communicate with a remote device through the transceiver of the first device.
Bragi Gmbh

Data transfer between wireless devices

A wireless transmit/receive unit (wtru) may detect, with bluetooth, devices in proximity to the wtru. The wtru may send a message to transfer selected multi-media to a selected device.
Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

Wearable device authentication

A wearable device is used to authenticate a user into a user account at a user device of the user. In particular, the wearable device may include a sensor configured to detect a body chemistry of the user.
Paypal, Inc.

System and low energy double authentication between mobile device and server nodes

Disclosed are systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for bluetooth low energy (ble) double authentication between a mobile device and server nodes. A system using ble authentication can receive at a mobile device, an identifier of a dongle attached to a server that enables wireless communication and can establish a wireless low energy connection with the dongle without paring.
Quanta Computer Inc.

Systems and methods for real time or near real time wireless communications between electronic devices

Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and devices using an improved wireless communications component that allows for real time or near-real time data sampling reporting between devices using modified wireless communications protocols (e.g., bluetooth®, wi-fi), and real time or near-real time behavior adjustments by a first device based on the data samples received from a second device. Embodiments disclosed herein comprise devices, such as receivers and transmitters, having communications components that may communicate data samples, such as power values, in real time or near-real time, thereby allowing a first device (e.g., transmitter) to adjust in real time or near-real time operational behavior of the first device's hardware or software (e.g., adjust power waves) based upon the data samples (e.g., power values) received from a second device (e.g., receiver)..
Energous Corporation

Systems and methods for real time or near real time wireless communications between electronic devices

Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and devices using an improved wireless communications component that allows for real time or near-real time data sampling reporting between devices using modified wireless communications protocols (e.g., bluetooth®, wi-fi), and real time or near-real time behavior adjustments by a first device based on the data samples received from a second device. Embodiments disclosed herein comprise devices, such as receivers and transmitters, having communications components that may communicate data samples, such as power values, in real time or near-real time, thereby allowing a first device (e.g., transmitter) to adjust in real time or near-real time operational behavior of the first device's hardware or software (e.g., adjust power waves) based upon the data samples (e.g., power values) received from a second device (e.g., receiver)..
Energous Corporation

Key ring attachable rechargeable mobile phone power and control device

A portable power source and control device for a mobile phone or tablet is releasably attachable to a user's key ring or key chain and sized to be carried in a pocket or purse. The device has an internal rechargeable battery to provide emergency power for operating the user's phone, usb connectors for connection a power source and the phone, an internal microcontroller, and a bluetooth® wireless communicator.
Go Devices Limited

Systems and methods for real time or near real time wireless communications between electronic devices

Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and devices using an improved wireless communications component that allows for real time or near-real time data sampling reporting between devices using modified wireless communications protocols (e.g., bluetooth®, wi-fi), and real time or near-real time behavior adjustments by a first device based on the data samples received from a second device. Embodiments disclosed herein comprise devices, such as receivers and transmitters, having communications components that may communicate data samples, such as power values, in real time or near-real time, thereby allowing a first device (e.g., transmitter) to adjust in real time or near-real time operational behavior of the first device's hardware or software (e.g., adjust power waves) based upon the data samples (e.g., power values) received from a second device (e.g., receiver)..
Energous Corporation

Small form factor pluggable unit with wireless capabilities

The present subject matter relates to one or more devices, systems and/or methods for providing wireless telecommunication services. A small form factor pluggable unit (sfp) incorporates wireless capabilities, and includes an integrated or an external antenna.

Display controlling display apparatus

A display apparatus and a method for controlling a display apparatus are provided. For example, a display apparatus which has an hci type dual mode bluetooth processor, and a method for controlling a display apparatus are provided.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

System and identifying a number of occupants in a monitored region for effective emergency evacuation and assistance

Systems and methods of identifying a number of occupants in a monitored region can include an ambient alarm system and one or more registered user devices in the monitored region. When the ambient alarm system detects an alarm condition in the monitored region, the ambient alarm system can transmit a first signal to the one or more registered user devices, and responsive thereto, the one or more registered user devices can activate a respective bluetooth peripheral device, and the ambient alarm system can initiate a discovery process with the one or more registered user devices, and responsive to the discovery process, each activated bluetooth peripheral device can transmit a second signal to the ambient alarm system indicative of an identification of the respective registered user device.
Honeywell International Inc.

Wireless lock sensory delivery and control device, system and method

The invention discloses a wireless lock sensory delivery and control device, system and method comprising a wireless lock and alarm connected to and controlled by bluetooth connection to a remote device such as a cell phone, tablet, computer or pda. The lock and alarm can be adjusted by the user remotely through the remote device, to control and modulate functions including alarms, sirens or other sound emitters; shock and movement sensors; lights; global positioning system (gps) location and tracking components; battery strength detection components; alarm and lock testing and diagnostic feedback mechanisms; registration and warranty monitors; and data collection and storage components.

Intelligent door lock system with keypad

An intelligent door lock system is provided. One or more wireless bridges each including a computing device, an internet-facing radio, and a second radio, a first radio within communication range of the second radio of the wireless bridge, and a third internet-facing radio responsible for transmitting video.
August Home, Inc.

System, method, and a dynamic transaction card

A dynamic transaction card that includes a transaction card having a number of layers, each of which may be interconnected to one another. For example, a dynamic transaction card may include an outer layer, a potting layer, a touch sensor layer, a display layer (including, for example, leds, a dot matrix display, and the like), a microcontroller storing firmware, java applets, java applet integration, and the like, an emv chip, an energy storage component, one or more antenna (e.g., bluetooth antenna, nfc antenna, and the like), a power management component, a flexible printed circuit board (pcb), a chassis, and/or a card backing layer..
Capital One Services, Llc.

Dynamic transaction card protected by dropped card detection

A dynamic transaction card that includes a transaction card having a number of layers, each of which may be interconnected to one another. For example, a dynamic transaction card may include an outer layer, a potting layer, a sensor layer that may detect and identify a card free fall and/or subsequent impact, which may trigger a microcontroller to send a mobile notification to a cardholder notifying the user that the card has been dropped, and/or may disable or deactivate the card and/or a user account associated with the card, a display layer (including, for example, leds, a dot matrix display, and the like), a microcontroller storing firmware, java applets, java applet integration, and the like, an emv™ chip, an energy storage component, one or more antenna (e.g., bluetooth™ antenna, nfc antenna, and the like), a power management component, a flexible printed circuit board (pcb), a chassis, and/or a card backing layer..
Capital One Services, Llc.

System, method, and a dynamic transaction card

A dynamic transaction card that includes a transaction card having a number of layers, each of which may be interconnected to one another. For example, a dynamic transaction card may include an outer layer, a potting layer, a touch sensor layer, a display layer (including, for example, leds, a dot matrix display, and the like), a microcontroller storing firmware, java applets, java applet integration, and the like, an emv chip, an energy storage component, one or more antenna (e.g., bluetooth antenna, nfc antenna, and the like), a power management component, a flexible printed circuit board (pcb), a chassis, and/or a card backing layer..
Capital One Services, Llc.

Methods and systems for communication between a fuel dispenser and a mobile device

Various methods and systems for communication between a fuel dispenser and a mobile device are provided. In one embodiment, a method of operating a fuel dispenser to communicate with a mobile device is provided that includes detecting the mobile device in proximity to the fuel dispenser, and communicating with the mobile device to receive input from and/or send information to the mobile device.
Wayne Fueling Systems Llc

Method and changing electronic device status

A method includes: obtaining schedule information from an online calendar for a user; monitoring for user movement at a predetermined time proximate to a scheduled event in the calendar; after detecting user movement, determining whether user location is consistent with a location associated with the scheduled event; if user location is consistent with scheduled event location, changing the electronic device status based on the scheduled event. An apparatus includes: a sensor configured to monitor and detect user movement; a processor coupled to the sensor and adapted to execute one or more processes; a bluetooth low energy (ble) module configured to operate in peripheral mode; a memory configured to store a meeting mode module executable by the processor, the meeting mode module when executed operable to: perform the above method..
Motorola Mobility Llc

Dynamic transaction card antenna mounting

A dynamic transaction card that includes a transaction card having a number of layers, each of which may be interconnected to one another. For example, a dynamic transaction card may include an outer protective layer, a core layer, a potting layer, a touch sensor layer, a display layer (including, for example, leds, a dot matrix display, and the like), a microcontroller storing firmware, java applets, java applet integration, and the like, an emv™ chip, an energy storage component, one or more antennas (e.g., bluetooth™ antenna, nfc antenna, and the like), a power management component, a flexible printed circuit board (pcb), a chassis, and/or a card backing layer, which may include a back protective layer.
Capital One Services, Llc.

Portable terminal performing a printer search by using bluetooth

A portable terminal performs a printer search using bluetooth®. In a case where communication different from bluetooth® communication can be performed between the portable terminal and a particular printer, he portable terminal displays those printing apparatuses found by the search that are able to communicate via a different communication.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and controlling outgoing call in vehicle equipped with voice recognition function

An outgoing call control method for an in-vehicle head unit equipped with a voice recognition function includes connecting bluetooth communication with a user device when vehicle is powered on. Whether or not an existing voice recognition database is present is checked.
Hyundai Motor Company

Solar power lighted audio fishing tackle box

The present invention relates to a fishing tackle box that has been outfitted with led (light emitting diodes) lighting the trays and main storage areas of the box. The leds in the box are powered by a rechargeable battery charged by at least two solar panels, and are positioned to provide power regardless of the box being opened or closed.

Active container

A multi-functional active container (e.g., luggage or suitcase) with a plurality of sensors and actuators is described. The container may include a body defining an enclosure and having at least one opening.
Bluesmart Inc.

Electronic device and audio ouputting method thereof

An electronic device includes an audio module, a bluetooth module, and a processor. If an audio output mode is a mode in which the audio module and the bluetooth module are activated at the same time and if playback of audio data is requested while the bluetooth module is connected with an external device, the processor is configured to determine whether the audio data is call data or media data, to send the audio data through a first path if the audio data is the call data, and to send the audio data through a second path if the audio data is the media data..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Active container

A multi-functional active container (e.g., luggage or suitcase) with a plurality of sensors and actuators is described. The container may include a body defining an enclosure and having at least one opening.
Bluesmart Inc.

Method and device for controlling device using bluetooth in wireless communication system

The present invention relates to a method for controlling a first device performed by a control device using the bluetooth. The present invention provides a method and apparatus including receiving a first advertising message from a first device; calculating a first distance value that indicates a distance with the first device based on the first advertising message; receiving a second advertising message from a second device when the first distance value is smaller than a threshold value preconfigured to determine a proximity with the control device; and calculating a second distance value that indicates a distance with the second device based on the second advertising message, where a bluetooth connection is established between the first device and the second device when the second distance value is smaller than the threshold value..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Tracking building locations of fixed wireless devices

A system for generating a database containing the internal locations (e.g., floor, compass direction, room number, nearest fixed landmark, etc.) of fixed wireless devices within a building. To collect data for the database, a report-provider traverses a building with a mobile reporting device.
T-mobile Usa, Inc.

Method and device for transmitting and receiving data in mesh network using bluetooth

The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving a message in a bluetooth mesh network performed by a first node, the method includes receiving a message including type information indicating a transmission method from a second node included in the bluetooth mesh network; and transmitting the message to one or more nodes according to the type information, where the type information includes one of routing type information indicating a method for transmitting a message through a specific path or flooding type information indicating a flooding method.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Transmission system using bluetooth low energy technique

A transmission system using the bluetooth low energy is provided. The transmission system includes a broadcast device transmitting broadcast data, and a scanning device receiving the broadcast data and determining whether to execute a response action according to the broadcast data.
Quanta Computer Inc.

Remote controlled (rc) air based communication

Remote controlled (rc) air based communication systems and methods for aircraft such as airplanes, helicopters, unmanned vehicles (uv), balloons and other objects in air based devices. Air based communication devices receive modulated signals from gps satellites, or other satellites or from land based or in or on water or air based transmitters and demodulate and process these signals into location finding information.

Integrated device comprising embedded package on package (pop) device

An integrated device that includes a printed circuit board (pcb) and a package on package (pop) device coupled to the printed circuit board (pcb). The package on package (pop) device includes a first package that includes a first electronic package component (e.g., first die) and a second package coupled to the first package.
Qualcomm Incorporated

System and smart intrusion control using wearable and ble devices

An apparatus including a building automation system that protects a secured geographic area, a plurality of non-overlapping geographic zones within the secured area, at least one portable bluetooth device carried by an authorized human user within the secured area, a bluetooth receiver associated with each of the plurality of zones that detects the portable device proximate the zone and a security controller that arms and disarms at least one of the plurality of zones based upon the detection of the portable device proximate the at least one zone.. .
Honeywell International Inc.

Emg home trainer

A system for the detection, recording, and analysis of emg data attained during exercise in real-time is described. The system employs a surface emg sensor equipped with a bluetooth or a wi-fi module.

Smart physiological monitoring system

A smart physiological monitoring system. In a first embodiment, a smart physiological monitoring system comprises a smart physiological monitoring apparatus communicably coupled with an internet router and a mobile computing device via wireless transmission circuitry, the wireless communication circuitry of the smart physiological monitoring apparatus comprising wi-fi communication circuitry and bluetooth communication circuitry.

Wi-fi and bluetooth coexistence

In embodiments, one or more wireless stations operate to configure direct communication with neighboring mobile stations, i.e., direct communication between the wireless stations without utilizing an intermediate access point. Embodiments of the disclosure relate a mechanism for coexistence of various radio access technologies during peer-to-peer communications.
Apple Inc.

Adjustment of bluetooth (bt) golden reception range in the presence of long term evolution (lte) interference

Described herein are methods, architectures and platforms for adjusting a reception range at which remote devices transmit to a bluetooth receiver, by determining wireless radio interference to the bluetooth receiver. The reception range is adjusted per the wireless radio interference..
Intel Ip Corporation

Power saving in wi-fi devices utilizing bluetooth

The present description provides methods, computer program products, and systems for saving power in wi-fi devices utilizing bluetooth. A wi-fi radio transitions to deep sleep mode from active mode while a bluetooth radio remains active.
Fortinet, Inc.

Message transmission method, message reception method and apparatus and storage medium

This disclosure relates to a message transmission method, a message reception method and corresponding apparatuses and storage mediums. The message transmission method may be performed by a first bluetooth device and may involve generating, by a processor of the first bluetooth device, a beacon frame message based on an intended interaction purpose with a second bluetooth device, wherein the beacon frame message contains one or more fields indicating the interaction purpose, and broadcasting the beacon frame message using a bluetooth communication interface of the first bluetooth device.
Xiaomi Inc.

Method for establishing bluetooth connection and mobile terminal

A method for establishing a bluetooth® connection, a mobile terminal, a bluetooth® device, and a system, where the method includes establishing data connections with at least two bluetooth® devices, obtaining a voice connection instruction, where the voice connection instruction includes identification information of a target bluetooth® device selected by a user from the bluetooth® devices, and establishing a voice connection between the mobile terminal and the target bluetooth® device according to the voice connection instruction. A voice connection is established with a bluetooth® device selected by a user in order to improve an extent to which a bluetooth® connection is established intelligently and a capability of interacting with the user.
Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

System and sharing bluetooth hardware

An embodiment of the present disclosure discloses a system and method for sharing bluetooth hardware. The system comprises a first device, a second device, bluetooth hardware, and a bluetooth proxy module; both the first device and the second device are connected to the bluetooth hardware, and the first device and the second device do not enable said bluetooth hardware at the same time; both the first device and the second device are connected to the bluetooth proxy module; the bluetooth proxy module is configured to send indication information of disabling the bluetooth hardware to the first device, and send connection configuration information to the second device, wherein the connection configuration information is a parameter used when the first device is connected to a bluetooth peripheral via the bluetooth hardware..
Hisense International Co., Ltd.

Communication device identification

A peripheral device and central device in a communication network, such as a bluetooth low energy network, maintain privacy while establishing a connection. During the connection set-up, energy may be saved in the peripheral device by linking the advertising address of the peripheral device to the resolvable private address of the central device, thereby minimizing the search effort of the peripheral device..
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

Prioritizing short-range wireless packets for time-sensitive applications

In embodiments, a client station operates to identify and prioritize time-sensitive short-range wireless packets, such as time-sensitive bluetooth low energy (btle) packets, in a congested wireless environment. The client station may identify time-sensitive packets using, e.g., the type of device providing the packets, a state of the device providing the packets, and/or the type of data included in the packets.
Apple Inc.

Denial-of-service attack protection for a communication device

A peripheral and central device in a wireless network, such as a bluetooth low energy network, may maintain privacy while connecting. During connecting energy in the peripheral device may be saved by linking an advertised address of the peripheral device to a resolvable private address of the central device, thereby providing an early indication if the central device is, according to the peripheral device, allowed to connect to the peripheral device.
Freescale Semiconductor, Inc.

Audio playing method and apparatus based on bluetooth connection

The present disclosure relates to an audio playing method and apparatus based on bluetooth connection. The method includes: receiving a first bluetooth connection request sent from a first audio source device by a first playing device; responding to the first bluetooth connection request, establishing a first bluetooth connection with the first audio source device and notifying other playing devices of a target playing group including the first playing device to close bluetooth function by the first playing device, wherein the target playing group includes at least one playing device communicating via a private network established in advance; and receiving first audio data from the first audio source device based on the first bluetooth connection and forwarding the first audio data to the other playing devices of the target playing group via the private network by the first playing device..
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Bluetooth motor controller, brushless direct current motor, and multi-motor system comprising the same

A motor controller, including: a bluetooth communication unit and a motor control unit. The bluetooth communication unit includes: a power supply part, a bluetooth module, and an interface circuit.
Zhongshan Broad-ocean Motor Co., Ltd.

Method for locating a vehicle

A portable computing device can be used to locate a vehicle in a parking structure. In particular, the portable computing device can communicate with a parking system that manages the parking structure and/or with a vehicle in order to locate the vehicle.
Apple Inc.

Bluetooth beacon system for industrial machine safety

The present invention provides a system and method for increasing construction site safety. The present invention reduces the risk of a construction or similar large vehicle or piece of mobile machinery hitting a construction worker.
The Johns Hopkins University

Voltage detector switch

A voltage detector assembly employed in hydraulic systems, comprising a hydraulic power unit having a hydraulic cylinder with a piston, a hydraulic fluid reservoir connected with the hydraulic cylinder, a pump operated by a motor connected with the hydraulic fluid reservoir and a wireless module. A battery is connected to the hydraulic power unit by means of a start solenoid that transfers power from the battery to the motor of the hydraulic power unit.
K.t.i. Hydraulics, Inc.

Electronic device and operating method using bluetooth

A bluetooth pairing method in an electronic device is provided. The method includes detecting a change of a switching state of a switch of the electronic device, selecting a bluetooth device (bd) address according to the changed switching state among a plurality of stored bd addresses, and applying the selected bd address to a bluetooth pairing.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and device for adjusting data transmission rate in wireless communication system

The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for extending a data length of bluetooth communication. A method of extending a data length of bluetooth communication according to the present invention includes receiving a first message including information of a second device from the second device, transmitting a connection request message to the second device based on the first message, performing bluetooth connection with the second device based on the connection request message, transmitting an extension request message which requests extension of a transmission data length and a reception data length through the connected bluetooth, and receiving an extension response message in response to the request message through the connected bluetooth, wherein the request message includes at least one of first maximum transmission data length information, first maximum reception data length information, first maximum transmission time information, or first maximum reception time information of the first device, and wherein the response message includes at least one of second maximum transmission data length information, second maximum reception data length information, second maximum transmission time information, or second maximum reception time information of the second device..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Permitting coexistence of data transfer of interferring wireless signals

A system and method of permitting coexistence of wifi and bluetooth® data transfer on a single chip in ue including a transceiver includes using cts data packets to protect bluetooth® signals for sco communication links; using only wifi circuitry in the chip to determine when bluetooth® data transfer is required by the ue; establishing a specified period of the bluetooth® data transfer; and starting wifi medium contention only upon an end of the specified period of the bluetooth® data transfer on the single chip. The power save mode of the wifi circuitry may be used with bluetooth® acl data packets in wifi periodic data transfer gaps.
Atmel Corporation

Apparatus and initiating an emergency call using a personal communication device

A vehicle system includes a controller configured to receive a vehicle state signal indicative of a vehicle being in an emergency state, repeatedly transmit a request, via bluetooth low energy (ble), to a personal communication device (pcd) to contact an emergency provider in response to receiving the vehicle state signal, and stop transmitting the request to contact the emergency provider in response to receiving an acknowledgement from the pcd that the emergency provider was contacted.. .
Ford Global Technologies, Llc

Mobile wireless connectivity advertising platform

A long-range wi-fi/bluetooth communication device for delivering content in a network communication system to mobile devices. The device includes at least one wi-fi communication module and at least one bluetooth communication module connected to the control module.

Tracking information technology (it) assets

An association connection is established between a first bluetooth low energy (ble) device operating in central mode and attached to an asset to track, and a second ble device operating in peripheral mode and associated with a physical location within the asset management environment. An association connection is established between the second ble device and a third ble device operating in central mode and coupled to one or more computer processors, and the association information stored in the second ble device to the third ble via one or more broadcasting frames is periodically transmitted.
International Business Machines Corporation

Method and device for transmitting and receiving data by using bluetooth low energy technology in wireless communication system

The present invention is related to a method and an apparatus for transmitting and receiving activity data of a user through bluetooth le (low energy) in a wireless communication system. A method according to the present invention comprises transmitting an advertising message indicating support of a measurement service for a user's activity to a second device; receiving a first request message requesting measurement of a specific activity of the user from the second device; transmitting a first response message to the second device in response to the first request message, when the specific activity is supported by the first device; and measuring the specific activity, wherein the first request message includes activity type indicating type of the specific activity..
Lg Electronics Inc.



Bluetooth topics:
  • Multimedia
  • Transmitter
  • Global Positioning System
  • Publishing
  • Media Content
  • Cell Phone
  • Ip Multimedia Subsystem
  • Ip Address
  • Wireless Communication Device
  • Medical History
  • Wireless Computing
  • Tracking System
  • Computing Device
  • Microprocessor
  • Ion Channel


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