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 Recovery techniques in mobile networks patent thumbnailRecovery techniques in mobile networks
A technique for protecting location information of a subscriber in a mobile network is disclosed. A user mobility server (ums) receives a first query from a first call state control function (cscf).
Intellectual Ventures I Llc


 Lighting device, lighting apparatus, and lighting fixture patent thumbnailLighting device, lighting apparatus, and lighting fixture
A lighting device includes a switching circuit configured to supply a supply voltage to each of a plurality of light sources by time division. The lighting device includes a variable control circuit configured to supply a continuous dc supply voltage to each of the light sources.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


 Remote control assembly patent thumbnailRemote control assembly
A remote control assembly includes a remote unit that may be carried. The remote unit may be in electrical communication with an extrinsic electronic device.

 User interface control in portable system patent thumbnailUser interface control in portable system
This document discloses a portable system comprising a physical activity monitoring device comprising: a wireless proximity detection module configured to detect a proximity of an input control entity with respect to the physical activity monitoring device and output a control signal as a response to the detection, wherein the proximity is a non-zero distance between the input control entity and the training computer; and a user interface controller configured to generate, as a response to the control signal from the wireless proximity detection module, at least one of an audio control function and a display control function.. .
Polar Electro Oy


 Imaging surround system for touch-free display control patent thumbnailImaging surround system for touch-free display control
The subject system hardware and methodology combine disparate cameras into a cohesive gesture recognition environment. To render an intended computer, gaming, display, etc.
California Institute Of Technology


 Accumulator assisted hydrostatic driveline and optimization method thereof patent thumbnailAccumulator assisted hydrostatic driveline and optimization method thereof
A method for minimizing a fuel consumption rate of a vehicle and a method for tracking an optimal state of charge function for a hydrostatic accumulator are provided. The first method includes the steps of providing a motor and pump, determining an efficiency of the motor and pump using an efficiency map, providing a power source, and controlling the motor independent from the pump with a controller.
Dana Belgium N.v.


 Remote control via local area network patent thumbnailRemote control via local area network
A method and system for remote control of multimedia content using a multimedia content distribution network (mcdn) is configured to establish a connection between a customer premises equipment (cpe) gateway and a local area network (lan) device that is a personal user device. A user of the lan device may be authenticated.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.


 Laser apparatus having temperature control function for maintenance work patent thumbnailLaser apparatus having temperature control function for maintenance work
A laser apparatus able to prevent the formation of condensation at the time of maintenance work. The laser apparatus includes a housing having an openable sealed structure, an optical system set inside the housing, a temperature regulation mechanism maintaining the optical system at a predetermined temperature, and a preparatory step controller controlling a preparatory step performed before opening the housing.
Fanuc Corporation


 Local and integrated remote control  retrofitting existing electric center irrigation pivots patent thumbnailLocal and integrated remote control retrofitting existing electric center irrigation pivots
A system and method for retrofitting an electric center irrigation pivot to have a standardized user interface and remote control functionality. A local control element having a standardized local user interface is installed at a pivoting point of the pivot by bypassing an existing control logic of an original control system while using an existing transformer of the original control system.
Lindsay Corporation


 Relay with integral wireless transceiver for communication and control patent thumbnailRelay with integral wireless transceiver for communication and control
An electro-mechanical relay with at least one pair of switchable electrical contacts includes a wireless communications control function. The wireless communications control function may be a receiver or a transceiver and may be within a relay housing.
Tyco Electronics Corporation


Liquid dispenser with sanitizing control functions

Liquid dispensing systems which automatically sanitize the liquid and liquid-contacting parts of a liquid dispensing system, by periodically flushing the system with a sufficiently heated, liquid and/or gas.. .
Mtn Products, Inc.

Systems and methods for regulating user data traffic in a wireless network

Various embodiments described herein aim to ensure that user data transmissions (e.g., small data transmissions that are sent using control plane messages) do not become excessive and stay infrequent, thereby reducing the likelihood of a network overload situation. In one embodiment, an admission control function (acf) for regulating the transmission of uplink user data is implemented in a wireless communication device (wcd) (e.g., a ciot device).
Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson (publ)

Control system, control device, and mobile device for vehicle

A control system a control device, and a mobile device for controlling a vehicle are provided. The control device is adapted to be disposed on a vehicle.

Providing a basic firewall using a virtual networking function

Concepts and technologies are disclosed herein for providing a basic firewall using a virtual networking function. A control system having a processor can detect a firewall request that can include a request to create a basic firewall.
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Medical image capture apparatus, and program for controlling the same

To provide a medical image capture apparatus capable of improving an operator's workflow when the operator selects operation buttons. A medical image capture apparatus is an ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus, for example, and comprises: an auxiliary display section in which operation buttons to be selected by an operator are displayed; and a processor for executing a program of an operation button display control function of displaying the operation buttons in the auxiliary display section, said function displaying a plurality of the operation buttons that each belong to one of a plurality of categories and are specified beforehand, in one window separately on a category-by-category basis.
Ge Medical Systems Global Technology Company, Llc

Remotely testing whether a climate control system controller is correctly installed

Disclosed are exemplary embodiments of apparatus and methods for remote testing of controllers such as thermostats, to detect incorrect climate control system configuration parameters. In an exemplary embodiment, a computer wirelessly connects with a remote thermostat and sends signal(s) to the thermostat instructing the thermostat to perform climate control function(s) in predefined sequence(s).
Emerson Electric Co.

Video-on-demand system

A video-on-demand system including a video server storing video-on-demand content and for streaming video-on-demand through a first layer of an internet page having a first layer and a second layer; and a controller for causing there to be formed in the second layer a plurality of selectable overlay images such that a user at a location in communication with the internet remote from the video server and the controller can display streamed video-on-demand of the first layer in combination with the overlay images of the second layer and can select one of the overlay images; wherein the overlay images correspond to respective control functions for the video-on-demand stream; and the controller is responsive to selection of an overlay image to change the video-on-demand stream in accordance with the corresponding respective control function.. .
Sony Corporation

Bathing unit control system providing multimedia functionality, telephone functionality and/or data network access functionality and bathing unit system including same

A bathing unit control system suitable for controlling a set of bathing unit components in a bathing unit system and having multimedia control functionality is provided. The bathing unit control system includes a bathing unit controller suitable for issuing signals for controlling the set of bathing unit components in the bathing unit system.
Gecko Alliance Group Inc.

Automation control device

The present application includes an automation control device with a control panel, the control panel comprising at least one button with specified control function; and at least one luminous element located adjacent to the at least one button; wherein the at least one button is operable in a locked mode and a standby mode; in the locked mode, the press on the button would not trigger the specified control function of the button but would light up the at least one luminous element and switch the button into the standby mode; and in the standby mode, the at least one luminous element keeps in lighting, and the press on the button would trigger the specified control function of the button. The automation device is adapted for safe and correct operation in dim or dark environment..
Abb Schweiz Ag

Panel display driving circuit and touch time arranging method

A touch time arranging method, applied to a panel display driving circuit having touch timing control function in a touch display panel, includes: dividing the resolution of touch display panel along a first direction by k touch regions of touch display panel along the first direction to obtain a first quotient; obtaining a digital combination including a first value i and a second value j closest to the integer part of first quotient; if the ratio of the number of occurrences of the first value and second value in the digital combination is x:y, dividing the resolution by (i*x+j*y) to obtain a second quotient; when the touch display panel displays r lines in order under a display mode, the touch display panel is switched to a touch mode every i lines and j lines alternately according to the digital combination to arrange a touch time to perform touch sensing.. .
Raydium Semiconductor Corporation

Method for controlling constant air volume of electric device adapted to exhaust or supply air

A method for controlling air volume of an electric device to be constant, the device being adapted to exhaust or supply air, the method including: a) establishing m constant air volume control functions qi=f(n) corresponding to m air volume points cfmi in the microprocessor of the system controller; b) allowing the microprocessor to receive or preset a target air volume in-cfm; c) starting the motor, when the motor operates in a stable state, comparing m air volume points cfmi with the target air volume in-cfm, and ensuring that the target air volume in-cfm falls within two known air volume points cfmi and cfmi−1; d) using the two known air volume points cfmi and cfmi−1 to calculate a constant air volume control function q0=f(n) corresponding to the target air volume in-cfm by interpolation method; and e) controlling a motor parameter q0 and a rotational speed n.. .
Zhongshan Broad-ocean Motor Co., Ltd.

Touch pen with color adjustment

The present disclosure provides a touch pen with a color control function, wherein the touch pen is communicatively paired with a user touch display device, wherein the touch pen allows a user input to be written on the display device, wherein the touch pen comprises: an elongate body; a communication unit configured to communicate with the user touch display device; at least one moveable member disposed moveably on the body, wherein the movement of the moveable member on the body controls a color of the user input to be rendered on the display device; and a controller configured to generate a color control signal corresponding to the movement of the moveable member and to send the color control signal via the communication unit to the touch display device.. .

Image display control method

This image display unit includes an image display panel and a barrier liquid crystal panel. The barrier liquid crystal panel appropriately controls a potential applied to one or the plurality of electrodes forming the scan-side transparent electrode (105) and the common-side transparent electrode (104) according to an operation mode that is specified, changes a slit width and a slit pitch of the slits (100s, and switches a function to one of the three functions of the 2d display function that emits image light for 2d display from the pixels, the 3d display function that emits image light for 3d display from each of pixels for left eye and pixels for right eye of the pixels, and the viewing angle control function that controls a viewing angle of the image light from the pixels..
Nec Casio Mobile Communications, Ltd.

Mobile terminal and data transmission by multiple simultaneous radio access technologies

A mobile terminal, method and non-transitory computer-readable medium for simultaneously utilizing at least two different radio access technologies (rats). In one embodiment, the mobile terminal includes: at least one processor configured to control and coordinate first and second radio resource control functions corresponding to first and second rats, respectively; and map a logical channel to first and second transport channels corresponding to the first and second rats..
Zte Wistron Telecom Ab

User terminal apparatus, electronic apparatus, system, and control method thereof

A user terminal apparatus is provided. The user terminal apparatus for performing a remote control function for an electronic apparatus includes a communication unit configured to communicate with an electronic apparatus for providing a text input user interface (ui), an input unit configured to receive a user command for input of a specific text on the text input ui, a fingerprint scanner provided in the input unit and configured to recognize a user fingerprint, and a controller configured to recognize a user fingerprint according to the user command and to transmit information corresponding to the recognized user fingerprint to the electronic apparatus in response to the electronic apparatus entering a preset text input mode..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Remote control and audio a2dp for a short distance wireless communication device

A system that enhances upon current stereo audio wireless transmission/reception solutions by converting stereo audio to monaural audio and adding remote control functionality configured to appear as audio thus eliminating the need for additional digital wireless channels or resources. Namely—audio plus remote control system (arcs)..

User terminal apparatus, electronic apparatus, system, and control method thereof

A user terminal apparatus is provided. The user terminal apparatus for performing a remote control function for an electronic apparatus includes a communication unit configured to communicate with an electronic apparatus for providing a text input user interface (ui), an input unit configured to receive a user command for input of a specific text on the text input ui, a fingerprint scanner provided in the input unit and configured to recognize a user fingerprint, and a controller configured to recognize a user fingerprint according to the user command and to transmit information corresponding to the recognized user fingerprint to the electronic apparatus in response to the electronic apparatus entering a preset text input mode..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Controlling application windows with a hover pop-up panel

A method of window control for display screens includes providing at least one display screen including at least a first application display window (first window), where the first window is exclusive of any dedicated area for selecting window-control functions (wcfs). A detect signal is generated responsive to detecting a mouse pointer hovering over a pre-defined trigger area of the first window.
Honeywell International Inc.

Keyboard control circuit

A keyboard control circuit adapted to a keyboard device with a plurality of keys is provided. The keyboard control circuit comprises a combination key control unit, a key setting module and a processing module.
Asustek Computer Inc.

Security system with networked touchscreen

An integrated security system integrates broadband and mobile access and control with conventional security systems and premise devices to provide a tri-mode security network that with remote connectivity and access. The integrated security system includes a touchscreen providing security keypad functionality as well as content management and presentation, and is used as a security system interface and an interface for interacting with a network.

System and configuration of network-capable appliances

A first device and a second device are placed into communication via use of a first communications link and, in response, the first device and the second device exchange data via use of the first communications link to thereby configure the first device to receive communications from the second device via use of a second communications link different than the first communications link. In this manner, the second device can be used to transmit commands to control functional operations of the first device via use of the second communications link..
Universal Electronics Inc.

Method for controlling operation of an agricultural machine and system thereof

A method for controlling operation of an agricultural machine and system thereof are disclosed. The method may comprise providing a portable device that has an input device, a processing unit, a storage unit, an output device, and a transceiver device configured for wireless data transmission; receiving a voice control command over a microphone device of the input device of the portable device; determining command text data from the voice control command by processing the voice control command by a speech recognition application running on the processing unit of the portable device; providing machine control signals assigned to a machine control function in a control device of an agricultural machine located remotely from the portable device; and controlling the operation of the agricultural machine according to the machine control signals..
Kverneland Group Mechatronics B.v.

Touch control display device and a preparation method thereof

As in a touch control display device of the present invention, when second electrodes are formed, the second electrodes are connected in series respectively in the horizontal row direction and in the vertical column direction, so as to form a cross network with rows and columns insulated from one another, namely to form a touch control sensing layer. By integrating a touch control function into organic light-emitting diodes, a compact structure of the device is achieved, there is no need to set up a separate touch control component, the light emitting efficiency is high, and the respond speed is fast.
Kunshan Go-visionox Opto-electronics Co., Ltd.

Network system and control a network system

In a system in which a server and a client to which a device is connected communicate, the server can execute processes based on the result of checking device operation. The pos terminal of a network system has a device control function for controlling the device, and a diagnostic function for checking operation of the device.
Seiko Epson Corporation

Methods and apparatuses for facilitating p-cscf restoration when a p-cscf failure has occurred

A method of facilitating p-cscf restoration when a p-cscf failure has occurred is disclosed. The method comprises a proxy call session control function, ‘p-cscf’ receiving a session initiation protocol, ‘sep’, message when said p-cscf has been selected as an alternative p-cscf to a failed p-cscf and providing, to an associated policy and charging rules function, ‘pcrf’, a message comprising an indication that p-cscf restoration is required..
Nec Corporation

Method and device for determining a roadway state by means of a vehicle camera system

By means of the vehicle camera system, at least one image of the surroundings of the vehicle is recorded. The at least one image is evaluated in order to detect indications of precipitation and/or the presence of a roadway coating as the roadway is traveled over by the vehicle (e) with the vehicle camera system or by another vehicle (f).

Audio systems and related methods and devices

A wearable remote control device can be beneficially incorporated into an audio system to provide for added functionality. For example, a wearable remote control device may help to enable, among other things, voice control functionality, predictive playback functionality, voice control functionality, gesture input functionality, and transitioning audio among a plurality of audio playback devices..
Bose Corporation

Tissue-removing catheter including operational control mechanism

A tissue-removing catheter for removing tissue from a body lumen during a cutting operation includes an elongate catheter body configured for insertion into the body lumen and a tissue-removing element. A motor is operably connected to the tissue-removing element for rotating the tissue-removing element.
Covidien Lp

Use of traffic load reduction indicator for facilitating mobility management entity overload control function

In accordance with one example embodiment, there is provided a method that includes determining whether a received overload message includes a traffic load reduction indication element; determining a percentage of network elements to which to relay the received overload message if the received overload message includes the traffic load reduction indication element; and selecting ones of the network elements to which to send the received overload message based on the determined percentage. The method may further include modifying the received message to change a value of the traffic load reduction indication element; and sending the modified message to the selected ones of the network elements.
Cisco Technology, Inc.

Content projection over device lock screen

Embodiments are directed to displaying content projected from a source computing device on a display of a locked target computing device. Embodiments are also directed to projecting control information onto a locked target computing device's display and allowing control of a second computing device using the control information displayed on the target computing device.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Systems and methods for emergency call route failover

A system and method for performing an emergency call route failover between an emergency call session control function (e-cscf) and multi-homed remote end-point functions such as border gateway control function(bgcf)/media gateway control function (mgcf) or interconnection border control function (ibcf) in an internet protocol multimedia subsystem (ims) uses session initiation protocol (sip) and/or domain name system (dns) methods. The e-cscf and/or a dns server monitors the availability of the remote end-points to create a peer list of route options.
T-mobile U.s.a., Inc.

Rocker action electric generator

“an extended duration burst electrical energy harvesting generator in one embodiment including two magnets situated on opposite ends of an angular movable lever with a centered fulcrum support in an angular displacement (see-saw) arrangement. The two magnets are under the bi-stable magnetic attractive influence of dual magnetic metal (high permeability) substrates that are disposed at a distance within two separate center core electric coil bobbin forms that are situated under the opposite ends of the lever.

Method for recognizing a voice context for a voice control function, ascertaining a voice control signal for a voice control function, and executing the method

A method for recognizing a voice context for a voice control function in a vehicle. The method encompasses reading in a gaze direction datum regarding a current gaze direction of an occupant of the vehicle; allocating the gaze direction datum to a viewing zone in an interior of the vehicle in order to obtain a viewing zone datum regarding a viewing zone currently being viewed by the occupant; and determining, by utilization of the viewing zone datum, a voice context datum regarding a predetermined voice context allocated to the viewing zone currently being viewed..
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Gloss control through selective deposition of transparent ink

Embodiments of the invention take advantage of the change in gloss caused by overprinting a printed image with clear ink. Embodiments of the invention thus implement gloss control functionality in a printer without the requirements of a pin and cure or other known systems..
Electronics For Imaging, Inc.

Method for manufacturing blue light proof optical lens

A method for manufacturing a blue light proof optical lens forms the blue light proof optical lens by providing vapor deposition on both an external surface and an internal surface of a polymer resin substrate (1), including steps of: 1) cleaning the substrate (1); 2) drying the substrate (1) after cleaning; 3) before deposition, cleaning the substrate (1) in a vacuum chamber of a vacuum deposition machine; and 4) coating the substrate (1), including steps of coating an external film system and coating an internal film system. The blue light proof optical lens manufactured with the method is able to prevent blue lights and ultraviolet from damaging human bodies, and has anti-oil as well as autonomous optical control functions..
Ourlook (zhanghou) Optical Technology Co., Ltd

Method and arrangement for the correction of pose errors in kinematics and a corresponding computer program and a corresponding computer-readable storage medium

Definition of a calibrated control function by successively executing of the function for the transformation of the configuration space and then of the control function.. .

Power converter with synchronous control function and control method thereof

The present invention discloses a power converter with synchronous control function and control method thereof. The power converter includes: a transformer, a power switch, a switch control unit, a signal coupling circuit, a synchronous rectifying switch and a secondary side control circuit.
Richtek Technology Corporation

Apparatus, song play using a media device having a buffer

Systems and methods control presentation of audio-only content that is broadcast to a media device. An exemplary embodiment receives media content that is currently received in a channel of a broadcasted media content stream; determines whether the currently received channel is a type of channel that provides audio/visual content or a type of channel that provides audio-only content; controls presentation of the received media content using at least one audio/visual content control function in response to determining that the currently received channel is the type of channel that provides audio/visual content; controls presentation of the received media content using at least one audio-only content control function in response to determining that the currently received channel is the type of channel that provides audio-only content, wherein the at least one audio/visual content control function is different from the at least one audio-only content control function..
Echostar Technologies Llc

Method and system of controlling scent diffusion with a network gateway device

Systems and methods for managing scent in an environment include disposing scent diffusion devices within the environment, wherein the diffusion devices comprise a communications facility that enables transmitting signals to and receiving signals from a non-fragrance dispensing, wide-area network gateway device that receives communication and control functions from a remote computer for distribution to the plurality of scent diffusion devices. A sensor in the environment transmits sensor data to the remote computer.

Operating with multiple schedulers in a wireless system

Systems and methods are disclosed for a wtru to operate using multiple schedulers. The wtru may exchange data with the network over more than one data path, such that each data path may use a radio interface connected to a different network node and each node may be associated with an independent scheduler.
Interdigital Patent Holdings, Inc.

Data processing apparatus in wireless network, and wireless network system

A wireless network system includes: a single network controller (snc) that is configured to perform a centralized control function, an ingress network element that is configured to perform matching on a data flow processing rule, and a function node network fnn that is configured to perform a user plane function. The fnn includes at least one function node fn, both the ingress network element and the fn are communicatively connected to the snc, and at least two fns are connected to each other directly or through an internet protocol ip network.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Method and device for call playback in ringing state

The disclosure discloses a method and device for call playback in a ringing state. The method includes that: after forwarding a call request initiated by a user terminal, and when receiving a first temporary response message returned by a called party, an access transfer control functionality (atcf) applies for a media resource for a first playback media and performs playback on the first playback media, wherein the first temporary response message carries description information about the first playback media; when receiving an nth temporary response message of the call request, the atcf reapplies for a pair of media resources to anchor an nth playback media, wherein the nth temporary response message carries description information about the nth playback media, and n is a natural number which is greater than or equal to 2; and the atcf performs playback on the nth playback media through the pair of media resource..
Zte Corporation

Congestion control for tunneled real-time communications

A system performs congestion control functionality for real-time communications (“rtc”). The system establishes a tunnel by a tunneling server with a tunneling client of a user equipment (“ue”).
Oracle International Corporation



Control Function topics:
  • Control Function
  • Remote Control
  • Smart Grid
  • Electronic Device
  • Dispensing System
  • Modulation
  • Demodulation
  • Variable Gain
  • Circuit Configuration
  • Energy Monitor
  • Electric Vehicle
  • Renewable Energy
  • Accelerometer
  • Display Panel
  • Touch Panel


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