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 Method and device for controlling device by using bluetooth technology patent thumbnailMethod and device for controlling device by using bluetooth technology
Disclosed is a method for controlling connection between a first device and a second device using bluetooth by a control device including obtaining a first device information related to the first device from the first device, obtaining a second device information related to the second device from the second device, transmitting a connection request message for requesting connection with the second device to the first device based on the first device information and the second device information, and receiving a first response message including a result of connection with the second device in response to the connection request message.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Terminal and  audio data transmission patent thumbnailTerminal and audio data transmission
Aspects of the disclosure provide a terminal adapted to transmit audio data via bluetooth to a device. The terminal includes a controller adapted to detect configuration parameters of the device and optimally determine configuration parameters of the terminal, and a transmission module capable of transmitting a packet of a first packet type based on a first mode of the terminal and a packet of a second packet type based on a second mode of the terminal.
Sony Mobile Communications Inc.


 Vibrotactile music perception wearable patent thumbnailVibrotactile music perception wearable
A wearable includes an article of clothing, an intelligent control and a plurality of sets of vibration motors operatively connected to the intelligent control and positioned on the article of clothing to provide tactile feedback wherein each of the sets of vibration motors is associated with a different frequency range of audio which may be communicated to the wearable via bluetooth or otherwise.. .

 Transmission/reception sensor system, multi-function card, and wearable device patent thumbnailTransmission/reception sensor system, multi-function card, and wearable device
Provided are a multi-function card that has a non-contact ic card function, a magnetic stripe card function, and a function of generating a magnetic card signal and an nfc signal, a bluetooth function capable of transmitting a signal to devices such as smartphones, includes a metallic frame, and is robust against bending or breakage, a transmission/reception sensor system used for the multi-function card or the like, and a wearable device, and the transmission/reception sensor system includes a magnetic sensor 10 including a coil 2 wound around a magnetic sensor core 1, an nfc coil 12 formed in a planar shape, and a metallic frame 13a of a loop shape which is installed along the nfc coil 12 and includes one or more cut portions.. .
Iiga Co., Ltd.


 Architecture of managing beacons using access points patent thumbnailArchitecture of managing beacons using access points
Described herein are systems, methods and computer program products for controlling operation of bluetooth low energy (ble) devices, such as wireless beacons. Multiple ble devices may be controlled centrally or may work together in a cooperative fashion such that signals can be exchanged between or repeated by ble devices in order to allow for signals received at one ble device to reach another ble device without requiring further central interaction.
Aruba Networks, Inc.


 Secure broadcast beacon communications patent thumbnailSecure broadcast beacon communications
Using various embodiments, methods and systems for secure bluetooth low energy communications, in an unconnected state, are described herein. In one embodiment, conventional ble transmitting device data can be supplemented with authentication information, including a message authentication field which enables receivers to determine if the received beacon/transmitted ble peripheral data is genuine.

 Method and  controlling a device using bluetooth technology patent thumbnailMethod and controlling a device using bluetooth technology
Disclosed is a method and an apparatus for a control device to control a first device by using bluetooth le (low energy). The present invention provides a method and an apparatus comprising receiving from the first device an advertising message for searching for the first device, transmitting a connection request message for establishing a bluetooth le connection to the first device, transmitting to the first device a first read request message requesting first characteristic information related to at least one first service for which the first device operates as a client role, receiving a first read response message including the characteristic information, and controlling a connection with a second device operating as a server role based on the characteristic information..
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Handling bluetooth low energy messages of radio tags for position determination patent thumbnailHandling bluetooth low energy messages of radio tags for position determination
A method comprises: a mobile tag receiving at least one first bluetooth low energy message transmitted from each of at least two fixed tags, each first bluetooth low energy message including at least an identifier corresponding to the respective fixed tag; the mobile tag measuring a radio parameter for each of the received first bluetooth low energy messages; and the mobile tag transmitting a second bluetooth low energy message including the identifiers of each of the fixed tags, the measured radio parameters associated with each of the received first bluetooth low energy messages, and an identifier corresponding to the mobile tag, said second bluetooth low energy message enabling the calculation of a position of the mobile tag by a server apparatus. A further method comprises: a bluetooth receiver device receiving at least one second bluetooth low energy message from a mobile tag; the bluetooth receiver device decoding from the message identifiers of at least two fixed tags from which first bluetooth low energy messages have been transmitted; the bluetooth receiver device decoding from the message measured radio parameters associated with the first bluetooth low energy messages; and the bluetooth receiver device decoding from the message an identifier corresponding to the mobile tag; server apparatus retrieving position data corresponding to each of the fixed tags using their respective identifiers; and the server apparatus using the position data and the radio parameters included in the second bluetooth low energy message to calculate a position of the mobile tag..
Here Global B.v.


 Device for connecting a phone to a vehicle patent thumbnailDevice for connecting a phone to a vehicle
A device for connecting a phone to a vehicle, the device including: a case, the case including: a long-range radio frequency (rf) transceiver for communication with a control device in a vehicle via a long-range wireless link; and a short-range bluetooth (bt) transceiver for communicating with a smartphone via a short-range wireless link, wherein the case is configured to be attached to an external surface of the smartphone, and wherein the device is configured to relay commands from the smartphone to the vehicle.. .
Voxx International Corporation


 Bluetooth device and bluetooth device name managing method patent thumbnailBluetooth device and bluetooth device name managing method
A bluetooth device name managing method is performed fey a bluetooth device. A unique id is generated according to a physical address of the bluetooth device.
Ubtech Robotics Corp.


Passive entry cell phone and method and system therefor

A system for a vehicle including: a bluetooth receiver configured to be installed in a vehicle and connected with an electronic system of the vehicle; and a phone including a long-range radio frequency (rf) transceiver configured to transmit signals to and receive signals from a cellular network and a bluetooth transmitter configured to communicate with the bluetooth receiver in the vehicle within a predetermined range.. .
Voxx International Corporation

Mobile device detection and tracking

Mobile devices emit signals in bluetooth, wi-fi and cellular (i.e. 2g, 3g, 4g, edge, h+, etc.).
Bluefox, Inc.

Implantable automatic wireless intracranial pressure monitoring system and method

A system for implantable automatic wireless intracranial pressure (icp) monitoring is disclosed, including a control device and an implantable pressure transducer assembly. The implantable pressure transducer assembly is configured to be partially implanted in a skull of an individual being monitored, and the control device communicates and transfers data with the implantable pressure transducer assembly in a wireless manner.
Chuanghui Medical Technology Inc.

Multifunction light controller equipped with localized control

An apparatus and method allow end users to interactively create complex lighting patterns by remote control. Applications include decorative lighting, landscape lighting, signage, or advertising platforms.

Lamp equipment having multi-modes bluetooth module and mode switching the bluetooth module

Lamp equipment having a led, a driver and a bluetooth module is disclosed. The driver is connected to the led to control thereof, and the bluetooth module is connected to the driver for receiving power.
Anchor Tech Co., Ltd

Systems and methods for network data transfer

Provided herein are systems and methods of transferring data between badges in an environment. The badges can simultaneously transmit and receive data.
.etouches, Inc.

Method to determine gas information and location of an operator carrying wireless gas detector during gas/mandown/panic events on communication failure with monitoring station

Embodiments relate generally to systems and methods for establishing communication between an operator using a personal protection equipment (ppe) device and a central monitoring station, particularly in an emergency event. If the ppe device loses connection with a wireless network, and therefore with the central monitoring station, one or more method may be used to communicate information from the ppe device to the central monitoring station.
Honeywell International Inc.

Automatically modifying notifications based on distance from a paired wearable smart device

A method of management notifications on a mobile communication device includes pairing a wearable smart device with the mobile communication device, and automatically disabling notifications on the mobile communication device in response to determining that the paired wearable smart device has moved away from the mobile communication device. For example, the mobile communication device may be a smartphone and the wearable smart device may be a smartwatch.
Lenovo Enterprise Solutions (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Method and performing object transfer service by using bluetooth communication in wireless communication system

Disclosed is a method for performing communication using bluetooth in a wireless communication system. The method includes sending an advertising message providing notification of the provision of an object transfer service to a first client device, receiving a scan request message for requesting additional information from the first client device, sending a scan response message to the first client device in response to the scan request, receiving a connection request message for bluetooth connection from the first client device, selecting a specific object as a current object, and receiving control information indicating whether the execution of a specific operation in the selected current object is permitted from the first client device..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and authenticating a device using bluetooth technology

Disclosed is a method and an apparatus for a first device to perform authentication by using bluetooth le (low energy). The present invention provides a method and an apparatus comprising exchanging capability information with a second device; generating a random code for first authentication through a user authentication service based on the capability information; transmitting a write request message including the generated random code to the second device; receiving a write response message in response to the write request message from the second device; receiving an authentication indication message from the second device, wherein the authentication indication message includes state information indicating success or failure of the first authentication based on the random code; and transmitting an authentication complete message in response to the authentication indication message..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Sensor disease detection

A handheld device comprising a housing; a replaceable reagent cartridge including a plurality of liquid cartridges; a collection device, wherein the collection device is used to collect a urine sample from a user; a plurality of electrical components including a led display, wi-fi connectivity, and bluetooth; and a microfluidics platform allowing reagents from the plurality of liquid cartridges to be combined with the urine sample to create a reaction, wherein the reaction is measured with a plurality of sensors and analyzed.. .

Interactive wireless control of appliances by a hearing device

The present disclosure describes examples of systems and methods of wireless remote control of appliances and medical devices using a canal hearing device upon manual activation of a switch placed in the concha cavity behind the tragus. The manual activation of the switch may be by applying a force to the tragus by a finger of a user of the canal hearing device.
Ihear Medical, Inc.

Voip analog telephone system

A multi-port voip telecommunications system that allows the user to gain access to telephone connectivity through the internet by connecting directly to the internet or by connecting to the internet through the existing internet connection of a computer or cell phone device. The present system includes an ethernet port, a wi-fi receiver to facilitate the transmission and receipt of internet protocol signals wirelessly, a usb plug connectable to the ata, connectivity to a home monitoring network and connectivity to bluetooth devices..
Nettalk.com, Inc.

Safety communicator - convergence of body vitals and toxic gas parameters into smartphone app to enhance safety monitoring

Embodiments relate generally to systems and methods for communication between one or more personal protection equipment (ppe) devices, a mobile device, and a central monitoring station. Personnel may wear ppe devices for detection and communication.
Honeywell International Inc.

Method and forming connection between devices using bluetooth low energy technology

Disclosed are a method and apparatus for forming a connection between devices using a bluetooth low energy (ble) technology. The method for forming a connection between a first device and a second device using ble includes receiving an advertising message including information related to a pairing control service from the first device, establishing a bluetooth connection with the first device based on the advertising message, transmitting a first write request message requesting writing of connection request information indicating transmission of a connection request message to the second device included in pairing control point information through bluetooth, and receiving a first indication message including connection state information indicating a state of a connection with the second device from the first device, wherein the pairing control point indicates information instructing the first device to perform a specific operation..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Automatic multimedia upload for publishing data and multimedia content

Disclosed herein is a method and system for utilizing a digital data capture device in conjunction with a bluetooth (bt) enabled mobile device for publishing data and multimedia content on one or more websites automatically or with minimal user intervention. A client application is provided on the bt enabled mobile device.
Cellspinsoft Inc.

Systems and methods for handling communications during user operation of a motor vehicle

In one aspect, a system for receiving communications while a user operates a motor vehicle is provided. The system may include (1) a bluetooth interface configured to establish a connection to a bluetooth device associated with the motor vehicle, (2) a wireless communication interface configured to receive a wireless communication from a remote device, and (3) a processor coupled to the wireless communication interface and the bluetooth interface, and configured to: (a) determine the user is operating the motor vehicle based upon the connection to the bluetooth device, and (b) suppress a notification of the user of receipt of the wireless communication while the user is operating the motor vehicle..
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company

System and positionally accurate gaming content

A system is disclosed for providing access to first interactive content or second interactive content by a user of a portable computing device based upon a determined location of the portable computing device. The system includes a host server, a content server storing data representing the first interactive content and the second interactive content, and a communication network in communication with the host server and the content server.
Bally Gaming, Inc.

Near field communication (nfc) to bluetooth handover

In one aspect, a method of wireless communication by a first wireless device includes detecting a near field communication (nfc) read of the first wireless device. The nfc read may be a read initiated by a second wireless device via an nfc interaction between the first wireless device and the second wireless device.

Bluetooth low energy beacon with fbar-based oscillator-per-channel

Methods and systems described herein relate to broadcasting 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.

Systems and methods to determine the locations of packages and provide navigational guidance to reach the packages

Systems and methods to provide navigational guidance to reach a package located inside a building. Low-energy wireless transmitting devices (e.g., bluetooth devices) are used to transmit their identifiers.

Magnetic earphones holder

One or more sensors are configured to contextualize a series of user generated movements to control one or more electronic devices. For example, a set of earphones comprises one or more sensors for sensing a location of the earphones.

Method for wirelessly transmitting audio signals on the basis of the bluetooth standard and wireless microphone unit

A method for wirelessly transmitting audio signals based on the bluetooth protocol from a bluetooth audio source to a computer device (audio sink). An audio signal is converted in the bluetooth audio source into an audio data packet.

Battery pack tester and connected app for bluetooth connected smart device

Disclosed is a system for managing and replacing batteries. In particular, a rapid field tester that pairs via bluetooth with a smart device, such as a mobile phone.

Systems and methods for reusing generic tokens using bluetooth low energy (ble) beacons

Systems and methods for reusing generic tokens using a bluetooth® low energy (ble) beacon. The systems and methods include a user device including a wireless transceiver, a memory for storing a generic token, and one or more processors coupled to the memory and the wireless transceiver.
Paypal, Inc.

Automatic multimedia upload for publishing data and multimedia content

Disclosed herein is a method and system for utilizing a digital data capture device in conjunction with a bluetooth (bt) enabled mobile device for publishing data and multimedia content on one or more websites automatically or with minimal user intervention. A client application is provided on the bt enabled mobile device.
Cellspinsoft Inc.

System and cloud storage device detection

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

Fall impact and trauma signal transmitter

A fall impact signal transmitter device is associated with a fall arrest harness to provide an alert signal when a user has experienced a fall event and is suspended in the fall arrest harness. A transmitter is disposed within a housing and is caused to issue an incident signal when actuated by an engagement member when a fall event occurs.

Systems, methods, and computer program products for the receipt of health and wellness transaction offers

In general terms, embodiments of the present invention relate to apparatuses, methods, and computer program products for receiving transaction offers which are based on an individual's contribution to their own health or wellness. For example, in some embodiments, a method is provided that includes (a) receiving information associated with an individual's health, wellness, and adherence to medication protocols; (b) storing, in a memory device, the information associated with an individual's health, wellness, and adherence to medication protocols; (c) receiving authentication information from a user to authenticate the user to enter into the transaction; and (d) enabling the user to enter into the transaction by using at least one of mobile phone, mobile wearable device, bar code display, an rfid-enabled device, a bluetooth enabled device, satellite or cable television connection, or a computer network..
Elements Of Genius, Inc.

Pairing a medical apparatus with a control unit

The invention provides for method of operating a medical instrument (100, 200, 400, 500, 600, 700) comprising a battery powered medical appliance (104) and a control unit (102). Both have bluetooth communication modules.
Roche Diabetes Care, 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.

Apparatus, system, and wirelessly transmitting and receiving data

A wireless media player and a related system and methodology are disclosed. One aspect of the wireless media player system pertains to a virtual connector system, apparatus, and method for the automatic establishment of wireless connectivity with other electronic devices.

Method and device for controlling device by using bluetooth low energy (le) technology

Disclosed is a method and device for controlling a connection between a first device and a second device by using bluetooth le (low energy) technology. The method comprises: receiving from the first device an advertising message including information related to a connection control service; connecting with the first device based on the advertising message; and requesting the first device to write in the characteristics of the first device in order to instruct to perform a specific operation, wherein the advertising message includes at least one of role information indicating a role of the first device, bonding information indicating a bonding state, or connection information indicating a connection state..

Method and transmitting or receiving data using bluetooth in wireless communication system

Disclosed are a method and apparatus for transmitting and receiving data using a bluetooth low energy (ble) technology. A method of transmitting or receiving data using bluetooth low energy (ble) in a wireless communication system includes forming bluetooth le connection with a second device, establishing an isochronous channel for transmitting an audio packet with the second device and transmitting audio packets to the second device through the isochronous channel using an interleaved method at a specific channel interval.

System and playing licensed music based on bluetooth communication cross-reference to related application

A system for playing licensed music based on bluetooth communication includes a smart device and a bluetooth playing device. The smart device accesses as online data center via a network.

Bluetooth personnel location system

The present invention discloses a bluetooth personnel location system for positioning a personnel coordinate position. The bluetooth personnel location system comprises a bluetooth wearable device, a plurality of bluetooth wireless base stations, and a positioning server.

Systems and methods for connection creation

A method for wireless communication by an advertising bluetooth (bt) device is described. The method includes detecting an energy level that indicates a corrupt connection request sent by a remote bt device.

Magnetic earphones holder

One or more sensors are configured to contextualize a series of user generated movements to control one or more electronic devices. For example, a set of earphones comprises one or more sensors for sensing a location of the earphones.

Design and configuration of a system for the bidirectional communication of digital data through the visible light spectrum, in a non-confined medium

This invention solves the problems of connection, privacy and frequency amplitude of data transmission that are found in existing connections such as bluetooth and wi-fi.. .

Network access method, device, and system

Embodiments of the present invention disclose a network access method and device. The method includes: establishing a bluetooth connection to a bluetooth terminal; receiving, by using the bluetooth connection, a network access request sent by the bluetooth terminal; and if the bluetooth terminal is an authorized device, activating a bluetooth network sharing function automatically and forwarding the network access request to a wide area network.
Huawei Device Co., Ltd.

Bluetooth® connection setup and bluetooth® device

A method for receiving and outputting radio signals to set up a bluetooth® connection which includes receiving, within a predetermined period, at least two of the advertising data packets which originate from a device; determining starting times of the two advertising data packets; and outputting, after the predetermine period, of the device's own advertising data packets, at the device's own starting times which are selected so that the device's own advertising data packets do not chronologically overlap with advertising data packets which are output by the device after the predetermined period.. .
Volkswagen Ag

Gps time-aiding and frequency correction

A system and method for time-aiding an autonomous global positioning system device over a bluetooth connection allows for a faster time to fix by allowing faster acquisition of time and ephemeris data. The time-aiding information may be distributed in a one-to-one manner or in a manner that allows for the synchronization of multiple devices..
Google Technology Holdings Llc

Methods, devices and systems for supporting wireless communication

A device for supporting wireless communication is provided. The device includes a first bluetooth transceiver for connecting to a bluetooth device, a second bluetooth transceiver for connecting to a client device, one or more processors, and a memory for storing instructions executable by the one or more processors.
Cassia Networks Inc.

Method and transmitting and receiving data in mesh network using bluetooth

Disclosed herein are a method for performing, by a first node, a relay function in a bluetooth mesh network and an apparatus performing the method. The method includes transmitting a first message for activating or deactivating the relay function of the first node to a plurality of neighboring nodes when a specific event is generated and activating or deactivating the relay function depending on whether a first indication message to request the activation of the relay function is received or not in a response to the first message within a first specific time from at least one of the plurality of neighboring nodes.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Bluetooth neck band headset including vibration speaker

A bluetooth neck band headset comprises a tube frame maintaining a shape of the neck band, base frames provided on both sides of the tube frame, a bluetooth module provided in the base frame and performing two-way data communication by interworking with the terminal of the user, a vibration speaker provided on one surface of each base frame, an earphone coupled to one side of each base frame and outputting sound, a control module controlling any one or more of the vibration speaker, the earphone and the bluetooth module, a power button provided on one surface of the base frame, and a volume button controlling the intensity of sound output of any one or more of the earphone and the vibration speaker.. .
Bluecom Co., Ltd.

Pure wireless earphones using optimal monopole antennae

The present invention relates to a pair of pure wireless earphones using optimal monopole antennae in the technical field of communications, comprising in-ear type earphone housings and rf signal generation devices disposed in the in-ear type earphone housings, wherein positioning stages matched with the shape of auricular concha cavities are at the tops of bottom housings; each rf signal generation device consists of an antenna, a main pcb and a battery; each antenna is used for establishing an rf communication link with an audio source and a secondary earpiece; and a ball is drawn with each antenna as a center point and the outer wall of the corresponding in-ear type earphone housing closest to the antenna as a radius to form a space as an antenna holding area in which the antenna is located, and the radius of the ball is greater than 4 mm. When a distance between each antenna and the skin or tissues of a human body is greater than 4 mm, an optimal coupling can be formed therebetween to possibly create an optimal rf creeping wave communication link, the antenna gain and efficiency attenuation of an in-ear type bluetooth device is within an acceptable range, and the antenna can also maintain a proper rf communication link between a primary earpiece and a mobile phone..
Fujikon Industrial Co.,ltd

Method and device for controlling further device in wireless communication system

There is provided a method for controlling a first device by a control device using ble (bluetooth low energy) technology in a wireless communication system, the method comprises establishing a ble connection with the first device; opening a control channel for controlling the first device; determining the first device and a specific control level to the first device, via the control channel, wherein the specific control level indicates a control authority to control the first device by the control device, wherein the specific control level is determined based on a required security level for the first device; and controlling a controllable operation for the first device based on the determined specific control level, wherein the controllable operation is defined based on the determined specific control level.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Enhanced curfew and protection associated with a device group

A first wireless end-user device is designated as subject to controls under a device group authorization from a master wireless end-user device. The first device receives a protection management profile from the master device, and compares settings in the profile to a device location change state (e.g., speed) and a device user i/o method state (e.g., touchscreen, hands-free, bluetooth, voice-activated, etc.).
Headwater Research Llc

Real estate wireless lockbox

A system and method are described regarding a wireless lockbox that can be used to manage real estate sales tours. A system can include various owners and buyers that create a searchable real estate listing.

Digital doorlock system

Provided is a digital doorlock system including a doorlock configured to transmit an ibeacon signal and reduce a period of bluetooth connection when recognizing proximity of a user terminal and a touch or a press on a keypad, wherein the doorlock is wirelessly connected to the user terminal so that an opening/closing operation of the doorlock is controlled, a user application installed in the user terminal and configured to enter a state of being capable of controlling the doorlock upon receiving the ibeacon signal and control the opening/closing operation of the doorlock when wirelessly connected to the doorlock via the user terminal, and a management server configured to provide a password for controlling the opening/closing operation of the doorlock to the user application through user authentication.. .
Chahoo Co., Ltd.

Method and providing peer based network switching

A mobile device that supports a plurality of sim profiles each corresponding to a different wireless network, measures a current network quality of a first wireless network and obtains network quality information for a second wireless mobile peer device as measured by the mobile peer device. The mobile device switches from the first wireless network to the second wireless network based on the obtained network quality information from the mobile peer device and based on the current network quality of the first wireless network by the mobile device.
Google Inc.

Bluetooth voice pairing apparatus and method

A method and apparatus for authenticating a wireless connection between a first device and a second device. In a first aspect, the first device generates a changing passkey code and converts the passkey code to an audio file that is played through a speaker of the first device as an audible signal.
Intel Ip Corporation

Bluetooth-based automatically connecting wearable device with mobile terminal

A bluetooth-based method and system for automatic connection between a wearable device and a mobile terminal is described. The wearable device advertises a bluetooth name; the smart terminal acquires the bluetooth name of the wearable device, and when the bluetooth name exists in a bluetooth name list of the smart terminal, the smart terminal may write the bluetooth name of the wearable device into a scan list.
Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.

Detecting bluetooth low energy (ble) beacons using wifi

Communication information is received from a wireless fidelity (“wifi”) interface. The wifi interface may receive wifi information from a wifi endpoint and/or ble beacons from a bluetooth device.
Avaya Inc.

Bluetooth assisted nan cluster discovery

Disclosed herein are techniques to enable discovery of a nan cluster using low-power communication. According to such techniques, a nan discovery beacon including information indicative of a schedule for communication using a first radio is transmitted using a second radio that utilizes a lower amount of power relative to the first radio..
Intel Corporation

Connection switching for bluetooth headsets

Connection switching for bluetooth headsets is disclosed. A bluetooth headset includes a bluetooth transceiver configured to receive a message from a first bluetooth device over a first bluetooth connection with the first bluetooth device.
Plantronics, Inc.

Point-and-connect bluetooth pairing

Various systems and methods for initiating a communication session are provided herein. A system includes a transceiver disposed in a housing of the system; a controller coupled to the transceiver; a communication controller to interface with the controller and cause the transceiver to: transmit a first signal to a receiver device, the first signal including a public key associated with the system; receive a response from the receiver device, the response including an encrypted public key of the receiver device, the public key of the receiver device encrypted with the public key associated with the system; and transmit a second signal to the receiver device, the second signal including an encrypted unique identifier, the unique identifier associated with the system and used to establish a bluetooth connection between the system and the receiver device, and the unique identifier encrypted with the public key of the receiver device..

Portable digital video camera configured for remote image acquisition control and viewing

A wearable digital video camera (10) is equipped with wireless connection protocol and global navigation and location positioning system technology to provide remote image acquisition control and viewing. The bluetooth® packet-based open wireless technology standard protocol (400) is preferred for use in providing control signals or streaming data to the digital video camera and for accessing image content stored on or streaming from the digital video camera.
Contour Ip Holding, Llc

Method and device for performing wireless docking service

Disclosed herein is a method for performing, by a wireless dockee center (wdc), a docking service in a docking system. The method includes performing a docking connection procedure with a wireless dockee (wd), establishing a wsb (wi-fi serial bus) connection with the wireless dockee, and communicating with a bluetooth host of the wireless dockee using a host controller interface (hci), wherein the bluetooth host of the wireless dockee is connected to a bluetooth controller of the wireless dockee center through the hci..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and system for realizing remote control based on bluetooth human interface device protocol

The present disclosure provides a method and a system for realizing a remote control based on a bluetooth human interface device (hid) protocol, where the method for realizing the remote control based on the bluetooth hid protocol includes: a: connecting a manipulation device with a remote device by a bluetooth; b: mapping, by the manipulation device, a control key into a hid command by using the bluetooth hid protocol and sends the hid command to the remote device, if the manipulation device receives an operation that a user presses the control key during the remote device executes a functional software; and c: translating, by the remote device, the hid command to a logic key and executing the logic key to realize the remote control after the remote device receives the hid command.. .
Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.

Wireless devices that establish a wireless connection with a mobile information apparatus by wirelessly detecting, within physical proximity, the mobile information apparatus

Wireless devices that establish a wireless connection with a mobile information apparatus (e.g., smart phone) by wirelessly detecting, within physical proximity, the mobile information apparatus are herein disclosed and enabled. For example, to set up the wireless device (e.g., audio output devices, television controllers, internet appliances) for connecting with a smart phone, simply place the device and phone within a physical distance for the device and phone to wirelessly discover each other.
Flexiworld Technologies, Inc.

Tactile metronome

A metronome capable of imparting a tactile sensation in order to assist the user in monitoring a tempo. The metronome is configurable to be worn on the wrist, chest, ankle or any part of the body most suitable for the user.
Soundbrenner Limited

Smart security device and system

A smart security device comprising: a housing, electronics in the housing, the electronics comprising a tag configured to be uniquely associated with the smart security device and automatically and periodically emitting a bluetooth signal; a cable having a free end and a secured end secured to the housing in electrical connection with the electronics; and a lock assembly in the housing, the lock assembly comprising a body comprising a cable passage for passing the free end of the cable therethrough and for immobilizing the cable therein, a lever having a free end and a pivoting end pivotably connected to the body and having a resilient plate configured to exert a force on a cable immobilizer against the cable when the lever is brought into contact with the body while the cable is in the cable passage, and a fastener to secure the lever to the body.. .
Ascent Solutions Pte Ltd

Far-field short-range radio-frequency antenna on the side of an implantable medical device case

An implantable medical device (imd) is disclosed having a bi-directional short-range far-field radio-frequency (rf) data antenna, operable in accordance with a short-range rf standard such as bluetooth for example. The antenna is neither located inside the conductive case of the imd, nor in the non-conductive header of the imd that includes the lead connectors.
Boston Scientific Neuromodulation Corporation

Communications wearable device, communications system, and related device

A communications method of a wearable device, a communications system, and a related device are disclosed, which are applied to a communications technology field. In the communications method of a wearable device, if a second bluetooth connection between user equipment and the wearable device is disconnected, a first bluetooth connection between a network connection device and the wearable device is established, so that the network connection device may send, to the wearable device through the first bluetooth connection, first information sent by the user equipment through a third communication connection to the network connection device.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

System and mobile identity protection for online user authentication

An automated system and method for authenticating entities or individuals attempting to access a computer application, network, system or device using a wireless device is provided. The system employs one or more short-range wireless interfaces (e.g.

Ambient rf energy geomapping system

Recent research efforts in ambient rf energy harvesting are being focused on designing ultra-low power battery free products and maximizing the efficiency of rf harvesting circuits. But the vital information that researchers lack in is how much rf energy is present at a given geographical location and whether their product will be getting enough power to operate at that specific area of usage.

Bluetooth interconnection wearable device and mobile terminal

A method and system for a bluetooth interconnection between a wearable device and a mobile terminal is described. A plurality of wearable devices advertises information in a low energy mode and a connectable undirected mode; a mobile terminal receives and records the advertising information from the plurality of wearable devices; the mobile terminal sends a connection request to the wearable device with the strongest signal strength; and said wearable device receives the connection request and sends confirmation to said mobile terminal to complete the interconnection..
Huizhou Tcl Mobile Communication Co., Ltd.

Printing apparatus configured to transmit bluetooth low energy advertise packet

A user sets a format of an advertise packet to be transmitted from a plurality of formats using a setting screen displayed on a printing apparatus, and the printing apparatus transmits an advertise packet according to the setting made via the setting screen.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Equalized hearing aid system

An equalized hearing aid system includes a microphone, a first equalizer, a first mixer, and a first speaker coupled in series forming a first signal path with a second mixer coupled to the first equalizer within the first signal path. The microphone, a second equalizer, a third mixer, and a second speaker are coupled in series forming a second signal path with a fourth mixer coupled to the second equalizer within the second signal path.
Ubdevice Corp.

Communication apparatus, control communication apparatus and storage medium

In a case where a communication apparatus receives an instruction for making a printing apparatus stop operation of a direct wireless communication mode, the communication apparatus determines whether to make the printing apparatus stop the operation of the direct wireless communication mode based on information acquired from the printing apparatus through bluetooth® low energy communication.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and device for controlling device by using bluetooth low energy (le) technique

Disclosed is a method and device for controlling a connection between a first device and a second device by using bluetooth le (low energy) technology. The method comprises: receiving from the first device an advertising message including information related to a service for controlling the first device; connecting with the first device based on the advertising message; requesting the connected first device for information on one or more devices included in a whitelist, which is indicating a list of device the first device can connect to; receiving the information on one or more devices from the first device; and instructing the first device to connect with the second device when the information on one or more devices includes the second device's information..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Biometric data gathering

A universal 6-dof mems sensor combined with six degree of motion algorithms and human motion parameters permits individualized real time motion analysis of a user to enable accurate measurements. Data derived thereby is wirelessly sent for viewing to a bluetooth® enabled smartphone or combination smartphone and eyeglass device, such as the google glass® headset.

Controlling a network connected lighting device

A control device (3) for controlling a lighting system (19) over a communication system comprising one or more networks, the lighting system comprising at least one lighting device (1a, 1b, 1c). The control device comprises: multiple transmitters (4a, 4b, 4c, 4d, 4e) each for transmitting to the lighting system via a different respective interface (7a, 7b, 16, 17, 51) of the communication system; a and a controller (95) configured to use each of a plurality of the transmitters to transmit a respective message to the lighting system via a different respective path, each path comprising a different respective one of the interfaces and not bluetooth rfid tag wi-fi zigbee cellular any of the others.
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.

A system for output of audio and/or visual content

Output of audio or visual content via local mobile user devices (4a, 4b. 4c, 4d, 4e, 4f), such as a mobile phone and/or a headset, or via output devices (8a, 8b.
Nokia Technologies Oy

Reducing beverage shrinkage and monitoring beverage dispensing employees to reduce revenue loss

Beverage shrinkage monitoring technology is disclosed and is used to reduce beverage shrinkage at bars, clubs, restaurants, and other establishments that dispense beverages. Bottles are topped with wireless (rfid/bluetooth/wifi) enabled liquor/wine nozzles that only pour when handled by appropriate staff members who wear rfid wristbands or bracelets.

Audio assist system for pairing between a hearing aid and audio system

The invention relates to an audio assist system, comprising a hearing aid, an external handheld device and an audio system comprising a bluetooth audio transmitter, wherein the hearing aid comprises a bluetooth receiver. The hearing aid and the external handheld device are temporarily connected via a wireless data link, and both the audio system and the external handheld device each comprise an infrared receiver and/or transmitter for establishing an at least unidirectional ir link between the external handheld device and the audio system.
Oticon A/s

Ring network of bluetooth speakers

A method for forming a complete ring network of a plurality of bluetooth® speakers, the method including populating a configurable speaker register of each of the plurality of bluetooth® speakers with an address of an upstream bluetooth® speaker that is in the plurality of bluetooth® speakers, populating the configurable speaker register of each of the plurality of bluetooth® speakers with an address of a downstream bluetooth® speaker that is in the plurality of bluetooth® speakers, and coupling an audio source to one bluetooth® speaker of the plurality of bluetooth® speakers.. .
Avnera Corporation

Method for wristband controller video recording event messages

This invention includes a device and a method to generate and transmit event messages based upon motion and/or velocity patterns recognized by a wristband controller that may contain a three axis accelerometer and may further include a wifi, bluetooth, zigbee, cellular, or other wireless communications method. The invention avoids the need for a human being to find and press a manual control button on a personal video camera..
Utility Associates, Inc.

Security improvements in a wireless data exchange protocol

A security solution for bluetooth low energy (ble) or equivalent wireless data exchange protocols involves authentication of a peripheral device by a central device using the advertising channel is presented. A method of authenticating a peripheral device in a wireless data exchange has a peripheral device sending an advertising channel protocol data unit (pdu), a central device receiving the advertising channel pdu and the central device sending a scan request scanning pdu to the peripheral device.
Dialog Semiconductor B.v.

Methods, devices and systems for supporting wireless communication

A device for supporting wireless communication is provided. The device may comprise a first bluetooth chip for communicating with a bluetooth device and a second bluetooth chip for communicating with a client device.
Cassia Networks Inc.

Image-acquisition-based linking for wearable group communication device

Systems, methods, software and apparatus enable linking of a wearable end user communication device (eud) to an intermediate communication device (icd) utilizing optical symbol sequence matching. Optical symbol reference data corresponding to an optical symbol sequence displayed on the eud is obtained from the eud by the icd.
Orion Labs

Wearable group communication device linking

Systems, methods, software and apparatus enable linking of a wearable end user communication device (eud) to an intermediate communication device (icd) utilizing optical symbol sequence matching. Optical symbol reference data corresponding to an optical symbol sequence displayed on the eud is obtained from the eud by the icd.
Orion Labs

Bluetooth transmitter

A bluetooth transmitter with features to reduce the likelihood of unwitting loss includes a first housing, a second housing, a circuit board, and a button. The second housing couples to the first housing.
Chiun Mai Communication Systems, Inc.

Emergency vehicle locator

A system for simultaneously displaying the locations of all nearby emergency vehicles onto the same moving map as the current location of another vehicle is described. Each emergency vehicle receives location data from a gps receiver and broadcasts the location data using a bluetooth or other transmitter.

Proximity-based linking for wearable group communication device

Systems, methods, software and apparatus enable linking of a wearable end user communication device (eud) to an intermediate communication device (icd) utilizing optical symbol sequence matching. Optical symbol reference data corresponding to an optical symbol sequence displayed on the eud is obtained from the eud by the icd.
Orion Labs

Avoidance of collisions and connection loss in network device serving multiple networks

A network device serving two or more networks using periodic times slots for transmission events is configured to determine that one of the periodic time slots on one of the networks has or soon will collide with one of the periodic time slots on the other network by processing time stamps for events on each network. Either of the periodic time slots may be occasionally shifted by a time shift amount to avoid a collision between the periodic time slots on each network.
Texas Instruments Incorporated

Accessory-style wireless audio communications system and associated devices, methods and apparatuses.

The present invention consists of an accessory-style wireless audio communications system and the associated devices, methods and apparatuses for providing the convenience and functionality of wireless audio communications in a variety of exchangeable fashion accessory styles. The invention comprises a specially designed accessory-style wireless audio communications device; various fashion accessory-style apparatuses; and various methods for combining the wireless audio communications device and one or more of the accessory apparatuses.

Enhanced wireless power charging system

A network of participating geographically diverse organizations or locations that offer a bluetooth/wifi aggregated enhanced wireless charging system to charge personal digital assistants is provided. The enhanced wireless charging system includes a bluetooth charging outlet device that charges the personal digital assistant, and a bluetooth charging usb plug-in device.

Secure smartphone based access and start authorization system for vehicles

A bluetooth enabled smartphone may be used for both access control and start authorization in a secure and safe way, and embodiments are backward-compatible with conventional vehicle access and start systems. A smart phone acts as an intermediary authorization device to a code generator which effectively resembles a car key that is installed in a vehicle.
Continental Intelligent Transportation Systems, Llc

Medical cabinet communication system and methods

Described is an rfid-enabled medical item storage, organization, and/or tracking device, such as a cabinet or shelf, that includes a limited-range wireless network communication capability, such as low-energy bluetooth or zigbee, to communicate with nearby cabinets, shelves or mobile devices, any of which may serve as a communication aggregator to coordinate the communication of multiple cabinets, shelves and other devices with an inventory management system or other back-end computer system or other device via back haul wireless or wired networks (e.g., the internet).. .
Wavemark, Inc.

Wireless barcode scanning apparatus and wireless barcode scanning system including the same

A wireless barcode scanning system includes a wireless barcode scanning apparatus and an electronic apparatus, and a bluetooth connection is established between the wireless barcode scanning apparatus and the electronic apparatus. The wireless barcode scanning apparatus reads a barcode to acquire barcode information of the barcode and the barcode information is transmitted to the electronic apparatus to be stored and/or displayed by the bluetooth connection.
Sinbon Electronics Company Ltd.

Location tracking system

A location tracking system includes a tag configured to be uniquely associated with and affixed to an item, and automatically and periodically emit a first signal, a receiving transmitter having a bluetooth signal reception functionality that is configured to automatically receive the first signal from the tag when the receiving transmitter is within a broadcast range of the tag without requiring pairing of the receiving transmitter and the tag and transmit a second signal, and a data system configured to be remotely accessible to the receiving transmitter and receive the second signal transmitted from the receiving transmitter. The second signal can be transmitted via a network to which the receiving transmitter is connected.
Ascent Solutions Pte Ltd

Carrier prioritization for tune-away

Aspects of the present disclosure relate to performing a tune-away from a first radio access technology (rat) to a second rat. These techniques include, for example, a method in which one or more radio resources of a user equipment are tuned away from the first rat (e.g., lte technology) to the second rat (e.g., legacy 2g/3g technology and/or wi-fi or bluetooth technology).
Qualcomm Incorporated

Low-loss wireless stereo bluetooth earphones

Low-loss wireless stereo bluetooth earphones, which relate to a technical field of communication, include: a left bluetooth earphone and a right bluetooth earphone; both the left bluetooth earphone and the right bluetooth earphone comprise an earphone shell; a master control pcb with a chip, and a speaker unit are mounted inside the earphone shell, a bluetooth rf transceiver module, a power module and an antenna module are installed on the master control pcb, and the antenna module is connected to the master control pcb through an rf coaxial wire; a speaker is mounted at a front portion of the earphone shell; a hanger is provided at a middle portion of the earphone shell; and an antenna is mounted at a rear portion of the earphone shell; during wearing, the antenna extends backwards and is behind an auricle. During wearing, the antenna extends outwards to the back of the ear, which is not limited by the structure of the ear.
Charter Media (dongguan) Co., Ltd.

Adaptive data transfer using bluetooth

Biometric monitoring devices, including various technologies that may be implemented in such devices, are discussed herein. Additionally, techniques, systems, and apparatuses are discussed herein for utilizing two different bluetooth communications interfaces, one that provides bluetooth classic (base rate/enhanced data rate) communications functionality and one that provides bluetooth low-energy communications functionality, in a common device.
Fitbit, Inc.

Pairable usb cable locking charger

The invention seeks to solve the problem of theft or “borrowing” of a charging device to deprive the owner of the device when needed. This can be done by using bluetooth or other protocol to “pair” a charger to the device being charged and locking or otherwise disabling the charger except when properly paired so that only the owner of the charger can make use of it.

Modular deep learning model

The technology described herein uses a modular model to process speech. A deep learning based acoustic model comprises a stack of different types of neural network layers.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Device pairing method

A device pairing method relates to steps of transmitting authentication information to a second device from a first device via a physical connecting line. First, a connectivity interface on the second device is electrically connected to an authentication connectivity interface on the first device via a connecting line; second, the first device in the mode of the virtual authentication disk is electrically connected to the second device; third, authentication information in the virtual authentication disk is accessed by an application program of the second device; fourth, an electrical connection between the second device and the first device is disabled with the connecting line removed; finally, the first device is accessed by the application program of the second device when the authentication information is transmitted to a network interface on the first device through some wireless networks of the second device.
Walton Advanced Engineering Inc.

Wireless audio enabled household appliance

The invention disclosed relates to systems for wirelessly communicating with a household appliance whereby a user is able to play audio through the household appliance. Embodiments of the related appliance apparatus include appliances, such as a coffee maker, that further include integral bluetooth communication, digital audio processing and amplification, as well as an integrated speaker for output of the processed and amplified audio..
Ce Brands, Llc

Method for transmitting and receiving audio data in wireless communication system supporting bluetooth communication and device therefor

A method for transceiving audio data by using bluetooth low energy in a wireless communication system supporting bluetooth communication by a first device, includes: establishing at least one isochronous channel for transmitting isochronous data with at least one second device; and transmitting the audio data to at least one second device through at least one established isochronous channel during a first interval.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

System for locating a portable electronic device

A system for locating a portable electronic device that includes: a key ring; a fob attached to the key ring; an electronic signal transmitted between the fob and the portable electronic device; a signal strength associated with the electronic signal, where the signal strength varies based upon distance between the fob and portable electronic device; operating instructions stored on memory of the portable electronic device; and an alert adapted to transmit from the portable electronic device when the predetermined signal strength diminishes to a predetermined level. The electronic signal includes a bluetooth signal or a rf signal.

Remote entry system

A system is disclosed for providing secure access to a controlled item, the system comprising a database of biometric signatures, a transmitter subsystem comprising a biometric sensor for receiving a biometric signal, means for matching the biometric signal against members of the database of biometric signatures to thereby output an accessibility attribute, and means for emitting a secure access signal conveying information dependent upon said accessibility attribute, wherein the secure access signal comprises one of at least a rolling code, an encrypted bluetooth™ protocol, and a wifi™ protocol, and a receiver sub-system comprising means for receiving the transmitted secure access signal and means for providing conditional access to the controlled item dependent upon said information.. .
Securicom (nsw) Pty. Ltd.

Method of bluetooth pairing with uefi firmware and computer system thereof

A computer system includes a memory storing an uefi firmware and a processor. The uefi firmware supports pre-boot initialization of automatic first-time pairing of bluetooth devices to the computer system.
American Megatrends Inc.

Using bluetooth beacons to automatically update the location within a portable gas detector's logs

Embodiments relate generally to systems and methods for updating the location information for a gas detector device. A gas detector device may comprise a wireless receiver operable to receive information from one or more wireless beacons.
Honeywell International Inc.

Vehicle anti-theft device and vehicle anti-theft device control supplying a current to vehicle circuitry

A vehicle anti-theft device, including a processor, a current control unit, a first bluetooth transmitter, and an operator, wherein the processor, the current control unit and a signal transmitter are linked to a vehicle starter battery. The processor is electrically connected to the current control unit, the first bluetooth transmitter, a vehicle electric generator, and battery cells of the starter battery.

Multipurpose bottle system

The present invention is a multipurpose bottle that comes with multiple features and functions, such as: insulation to keep the water cool for a longer period of time, a smartphone holder, a smart phone charger, a bluetooth speaker, an optional fragrance tab and storage space for personal items such as keys, credit cards, money, etc. The present invention provides advantages to people traveling to or from the gym or work, as this multipurpose bottle can keep water cooled, charge the smartphone and hold it, play music through the bluetooth speaker, and provide aroma therapy while drinking and still store various important personal belongings..
Health Emporium Usa Llc

Articles of clothing with integrated portable mobile electronic device enhancements

Articles of clothing having integrated portable electronic device enhancement features are disclosed. The articles of clothing include a plurality of pockets configured to securely store electronic devices and accessories therefore and cable routing to provide seamless integration and connectivity between those devices while allowing user accessibility.
Incipio, Llc

Facilitating wireless connections using able beacon

Systems and methods are provided for facilitating wireless connections using a bluetooth® low energy (ble) beacon installed at a location. In particular, the provided systems and methods may facilitate wireless connections by providing credentials for accessing a wireless network at the location when a user checks in to the location using a user device in communication with the ble beacon.
Paypal, Inc.

Systems and methods for prioritizing channel scanning

A method for bluetooth low energy (ble) advertising channel assessment by a wireless communication device is described. The method includes detecting interference on one or more of a plurality of ble advertising channels.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Electronic beacon reader system and method

A system and method for deploying and reading data from sensors or electronic beacons to create a sensor rich, internet of things environment. A beacon reader embodying an aspect of the present invention includes a computing chip, a bluetooth or other radio frequency (rf) module, and an internet connectivity module.
Electronic Beacons Systems Llc

Telemetry system

A telemetry system includes: a plurality of meters; a data reader configured to acquire meter reading information for each of the meters; a transmitter configured to receive the meter reading information for each of the meters acquired through the data reader and transmit a corresponding bluetooth beacon signal; a receiver configured to receive transmission information from the transmitter; and a meter reading server configured to manage the meter reading information for each of the meters based on the transmission information received through the receiver.. .
Lsis Co., Ltd.

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

A led light device having built-in camera unit is powered by ac or-and dc power source for a lamp-holder, led bulb, flashlight, garden, entrance door light or other led light device connected to power source by (1) prongs or (2) male-base has conductive wires can be inserted into a female-socket which connect with power source or (3) wired. The device has built-in camera unit has plurality functions to make different products and functions.

System and peripheral initiated host arbitration

A system and method is disclosed for establishing authenticated bluetooth low energy communication session between a slave device and a master device. The slave device lacks ability to control which mater device can connect to it; however, the after connection authentication process enables a slave device to terminate connection with unauthenticated master device..
Texas Instruments Incorporated

Using update slot to synchronize to bluetooth le isochronous channel and communicate state changes

According to various aspects, an isochronous channel may include an update slot in which a source device may schedule a transmission to broadcast control information to one or more sink devices. As such, a sink device may initially listen to a periodic advertising stream to receive synchronization information to acquire or re-acquire the isochronous channel and subsequently synchronize to the isochronous channel according to state information that the source device conveys in the update slot..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Optimizing remote antenna unit performance using an alternative data channel

A method and system for monitoring and optimizing a network may include configuring a remote antenna unit with a first transceiver for uplinking and downlinking a signal of a cellular service and with a second transceiver for uplinking and downlinking of the signal of at least one of a bluetooth or wi-fi or zigbee service. Performance data is collected from at least one user equipment configured for connecting to the remote antenna unit.
Corning Optical Communications Wireless Ltd

Medical alert system and the application

A system for medical alerts that includes: a wrist band; a display on the wrist band; a software application adapted for use on a smartphone synced with the display; and a plurality of alerts, where the alerts are associated with medical diagnose. The alerts preferably are visually shown on the display and may also be in the form of audio alerts.

Method for detecting an identifier for starting a motor vehicle

The present invention concerns a method (pr) for detecting an identifier (id) for starting a motor vehicle (v), said motor vehicle comprising a first antenna (a1) and said identifier (id) comprising a second antenna (a2). The method (pr) is characterised in that it comprises: —transmitting, by said first antenna (a1), a first bluetooth low energy™ signal (sg1) to said identifier (id) at a nominal power (p1); —measuring the power (p1′) of said corresponding signal (sg1′) received by the second antenna (a2) of said identifier (id); —comparing said measured power (p1′) with a threshold power (ps), said threshold power (ps) corresponding to a threshold distance (ds) from said first antenna (a1) that is less than the radius (r1) of a circle (c1) inscribed within the passenger compartment (h) of the motor vehicle (v), said circle (c1) being centred on said first antenna (a1); —authorising the starting of the motor vehicle (v) if the measured power (p1′) is greater than or equal to said threshold power (ps)..
Valeo Comfort And Driving Assistance

Operation communication system

An operation communication system is provided including a server, a mobile device, and a reader device. The server and the reader device communicate data with one another via the mobile device.
Schlage Lock Company Llc

Common interface/experience for mobile wallet systems and methods

Provided are common user experience for a mobile wallet system and methods. The system may include generally a mobile application operated on a mobile device, a mobile backend, a wallet broker, a point of sale (“pos”), and authorizer(s).
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Acquisition threshold based on signal strength

Systems and methods pertain to operating a receiver of wireless signals such as bluetooth or bluetooth low energy (ble) signals. A correlator is provided to correlate a wireless signal received by the receiver with a device identifier corresponding to a wanted device from which the receiver wants to receive wireless signals, to generate a correlator output.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Inter-device discovery method and apparatus

An inter-device discovery method includes: sending, by a first device, a service query request message to a second device, where the service query request message includes service information that the first device needs to query, so that the second device determines, according to the service information, whether to respond to the service query request message; receiving, by the first device, a service query response message, where the service query response message includes a public key derivative value of the second device; obtaining, by the first device, public key matching information; and after verifying that the public key matching information matches the public key derivative value, sending, by the first device, communication information to the second device to communicate with the second device. The present invention is applicable to a wireless communications device such as a wi-fi or bluetooth device..
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Sensor for acquiring sensing data in disconnected state, intelligent device, and method

A sensor (1) for acquiring sensing data in a disconnected state, an intelligent device (2), and a method. The sensor (1) comprises: a sensing module (11), used for detecting sensing data; a sensing data encapsulation module (12), used for encapsulating the sensing data into a valid payload data segment of a connectable non-directional bluetooth broadcast data packet or a non-connectable non-directional bluetooth broadcast data packet that conforms to the bluetooth 4.0 protocol; and a bluetooth sending module (13), used for broadcasting the connectable non-directional bluetooth broadcast data packet or the non-connectable non-directional bluetooth broadcast data packet.
Beijing Sensoro Co., Ltd.

Skateboard riser with integrated bluetooth speaker

A riser for a skateboard with an integrated bluetooth transceiver, the riser attaching between the deck and truck of the skateboard. Wireless transfer of information from device to device, such as between a mobile phone and the riser, is enabled.

Hearing assistance system and method

A hearing assistance system, having first and second hearing devices worn at respective ears of a user, each hearing device having a bluetooth® interface for wireless reception from an external audio source device, the hearing devices being adapted to establish a binaural data link between each other, wherein the hearing devices are adapted to define first and second sets of bluetooth® profiles assigned to the first and second hearing devices respectively, with the first set and the second set differing by at least one profile, wherein the first devices are adapted to establish a bluetooth® connection to an external device and to advertise their bluetooth® profile to the external device, wherein the hearing devices are adapted to modify, by data exchange via the binaural link, the first and second set of bluetooth® profiles by moving at least one of the profiles from one of the sets to the other set.. .
Sonova Ag

Electronic headphone

A headphone includes a pair of right and left headphone units, a resilient band formed substantially into a u shape to be mounted on a human head, and a pair of arm members. The device has a padded lycra like band with bluetooth infused speakers that are placed around the crown of the head and over the ears.

Concrete maturity system

Systems and methods for monitoring concrete maturity and other parameters of in-place concrete are disclosed. The systems and methods involve the use of cellular and/or bluetooth communications.
Premiere Concrete Solutions, Llc

Transformer based impedance matching network and related power amplifier, adpll and transmitter based thereon

A novel and useful transmitter (tx) architecture for ultra-low power (ulp) radios. An all-digital pll employs a digitally controlled oscillator (dco) having switching current sources to reduce supply voltage and power consumption without sacrificing phase noise and startup margins.
Short Circuit Technologies Llc

Electronic door lock system

An electronic door lock system is provided. It comprises a portable electronic device and an electronic door lock device.
Linctronix Ltd.

Double-frequency multi-protocol multifunctional near field communication integrated system and application method

The present invention discloses a type of integrated system and application method for dual-frequency multi-protocol multifunctional near field communication. A first inductive antenna is connected to a high-frequency nfc card-reader chip; the high-frequency nfc card-reader chip reads information of a high-frequency nfc tag, and the information of the high-frequency nfc tag is transmitted to a smart terminal by an arm main-control chip through a bluetooth module; the information of the high-frequency nfc tag at the smart terminal is transmitted to the arm main-control chip through the bluetooth module, is also transmitted to a dual-interface smart-card chip, and by matching with a second inductive antenna, is emulated into a high-frequency nfc tag; information of a low-frequency tag is read by a low-frequency card-reader chip and a third inductive antenna, and is transmitted to the smart terminal by the arm main-control chip through the bluetooth module; a low-frequency card-emulation control module, the arm main-control chip and the third inductive antenna achieve functions of low-frequency inductive cards, deploying low-frequency inductive cards under any formats and protocols.
Shanghai Freevision Technologies Co., Ltd.

Method and assisting movement rehabilitation

A method and apparatus implementing a tele-rehabilitation system with remote supervision via wireless telecommunication means is disclosed. The method for assisting a user performing musculoskeletal movement in rehabilitation exercise comprises of motion-sensing a first part of user's body to be exercised (e.g.
National University Of Singapore

Systems 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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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