|| List of recent Device Control-related patents
|Method and technique for application and device control in a virtualized environment|
A data loss prevention (dlp) manager running on a security virtual machine manages dlp policies for a plurality of guest virtual machines. The dlp manager identifies a source associated with a file open or create event.
|Method and system for device discovery and content management on a network|
Apparatus and methods for downloading selected multimedia content and applications. In one embodiment, the apparatus and methods enable various options or functionalities for programming content over a home network.
|Patient controlled brain repair system and method of use|
A method of maintaining an information rate of a brain-computer interface (bci) system, implanted in a patient's brain, by regulating arousal level in the patient's brain is disclosed. The method includes selecting a patient with the implanted bci device configured to receive neuronal activity from one or more electrodes connected to the patient's brain and to establish a communication channel between the patient and an external device controlled by the patient.
|Controller, time chart creation device, information storage medium, device control method, and time chart creation method|
A controller that controls a device on the basis of a time chart, which controls a servo axis on the basis of a velocity chart that plots a velocity of the servo axis and/or a position chart that plots a position of the servo axis, with respect to a time axis; executes return operation for returning the servo axis to an initial position set in the time chart in advance after operation described in the time chart has been executed; and executes regress operation for regressing to a start point of the time chart, and repetitively executing the time chart after the return operation has been completed.. .
|Treatment apparatus for surgical correction of defective eyesight, method of generating control data therefore, and method for surgical correction of defective eyesight|
A treatment method and apparatus for surgical correction of defective-eyesight in an eye of a patient, wherein a laser device is controlled by a control device, said laser device separating corneal tissue by irradiation of laser radiation to isolate a volume located within a cornea, wherein the control device controls the laser device to focus the laser radiation, by providing target points located within the cornea, into the cornea, wherein the control device, when providing the target points, allows for focus position errors which lead to a deviation between the predetermined position and the actual position of the target points when focusing the laser radiation, by pre-offsets depending on the positions of the respective target points to compensate for said focus position errors.. .
|Optical transmission device and optical transmission device control method|
Each optical transmission device includes a detecting unit, a notifying unit, and a control unit. The detecting unit detects a value of the optical power of each of multiple wavelengths.
|Radiographic imaging control device, radiographic imaging system, radiographic imaging device control method, and recording medium|
A radiographic imaging control device is provided with a radiation detector, amplifiers and a controller. A plurality of pixels are arrayed in the radiation detector, each pixel including a sensor portion that generates charges in accordance with irradiated radiation and a switching element that is for reading out the charges generated at the sensor portion.
|Arrangement comprising a gas delivery control system and a central heating installation and gas delivery control method|
An arrangement is disclosed of a gas delivery control system (1) and one or more appliances (ap) including a central heating installation. The one or more appliances are arranged for generating a request signal (s1) indicative for a requested supply of gas by at least one of the appliances.
This invention relates to a process for controlling a dental firing furnace in which a temperature in a firing chamber of the dental furnace is detected by means of a temperature sensor, and in which a heating element that is controlled by a control device controls the heating of the firing chamber of the dental firing furnace based on the measurement result of the temperature sensor. In this process a dental restoration part is received within the firing chamber of the dental furnace.
|Laboratory sample distribution system and corresponding method of operation|
A laboratory sample distribution system is presented. The system comprises a plurality of container carriers.
|Lock control device, lock control method, and lock control system|
A lock control device controls a lid lock that locks a lid of a vehicle, the lid being opened when energy is replenished in the vehicle. The lock control device includes a time measurement part that measures elapsed time from a point when a door lock of the vehicle is switched from an unlocked state to a locked state when the vehicle is stopped, and a lid control part, which maintains the lid lock in an unlocked state until the elapsed time reaches determination time, and switches the lid lock to a locked state once the elapsed time reaches the determination time, when the door lock is switched from the unlocked state to the locked state when the vehicle is stopped..
A refrigeration device includes a radiator, an evaporator, a compressor, a heater and a control device. The radiator causes a refrigerant to radiate heat.
|Valve control device, gas turbine, and valve control method|
A valve control device is provided in a gas turbine having a combustor for generating combustion gas, a turbine driven by the combustion gas generated by the combustor, a flow rate regulating valve for regulating the flow rate of the fuel to be supplied to the combustor, and a pressure regulating valve disposed upstream of the flow rate regulating valve, for regulating the fuel pressure. The valve control device controls the opening degree of the valve.
|Method of enabling a foolproof home energy device control network including human language catchphrases|
A foolproof method of adding network-enabled energy control devices to a home energy device control network by associating an easy-to-remember catchphrase composed of ordinary words with a unique mac address or eui identifier of the network-enabled device. The device manufacturer associates a unique catchphrase with each device and stores the catchphrases and associated mac addresses in a database along with the device information required to commission the device onto the user's network.
|Erase operation with controlled select gate voltage for 3d non-volatile memory|
An erase process for a 3d stacked memory device controls a drain-side select gate (sgd) and a source-side select gate (sgs) of a nand string. In one approach, sgd and sgs are driven to provide a predictable drain-to-gate voltage across the select gates while an erase voltage is applied to a bit line or source line.
|Display device, display device control method, and recording medium|
A display device includes: a reduction section (15) for displaying, in a case where (i) a part of a content contained in a page is visually recognizable by magnifying and displaying the page at a magnification ratio (8) and (ii) a user conducts a turn-over operation (1), an entire page to be displayed in accordance with the turn-over operation (1); and a magnification section (16) for magnifying a given part of the page at the magnification ratio (8).. .
|Gesture recognition device, electronic apparatus, gesture recognition device control method, control program, and recording medium|
A gesture recognition device that recognizes a gesture of a person from an image captured by a camera, and outputs information to an electronic apparatus in order to control the electronic apparatus based on the recognized gesture, has a person determination section that determines whether the person is included in the image, and an output section that outputs person out-of-view angle notification instruction information issuing an instruction to make a notification that the image of the person is not captured, when the person determination section determines that the person is not included in the image.. .
|Remote monitoring system, data collecting device and monitoring device|
A data collecting device collects operation data of facility equipment that constitute a facility device control system. Upon receiving a collection data request command from a monitoring device, the data collecting device reads one or multiple items of operation data of the type specified by the collection data request command from among multiple items of collected operation data, and sends to the monitoring device response data wherein the read data is stored in a prescribed format.
|Gas/liquid two-phase flow state controlling device and gas/liquid two-phase flow state controlling method|
A flow state controlling device controls, to a specified flow state, fluid of a gas/liquid two-phase flow that flows through a flow path. The flow state controlling device includes a pressure acquiring portion that acquires pressure information relating to pressure of the fluid, a mass velocity acquiring portion that acquires mass velocity information relating to a mass velocity of the fluid, a dryness fraction acquiring portion that acquires dryness fraction information relating to the dryness fraction of the fluid, and a controlling portion that controls, based on the pressure information, the mass velocity information and the dryness fraction information, a pressure controlling device that is able to change a pressure of the fluid, a mass velocity controlling device that is able to change a mass velocity of the fluid, and a heat controlling device that is able to change the latent heat of the fluid..
|Device control apparatus, program, device control server, and device control system|
An agent 10 is associated with a user as a representative of the user. The agent 10 includes a utility value calculation unit 15 that calculates an expected utility value indicating utility for the user with respect to an operating condition of the load device 20 and a cooperation processing unit 16 that judges whether an operating condition of the load device 20 is acceptable or not to the user and uniquely determines an operating condition to be instructed to the load device if the operating condition is not acceptable to the user cooperating with other agents 10.
|Adjustable batting apparatus|
An adjustable batting apparatus contains a spring, at least one batting pad, a belt, and a rolling device. The spring is cylindrical and including a plurality of coils, a first segment, a second segment, and the first segment is fixed on a fixing face of a base.
|Processing device, communication system, communication terminal, terminal device control method, and non-transitory computer readable medium storing program|
An analysis unit 33 analyzes a message (attach message) transmitted from an ue 10. The analysis unit 33 obtains an index value provided to the message.
|Method and apparatus for controlling device|
A method in which a control device controls at least one of a plurality of terminal devices is provided. The method includes transmitting a search request for requesting information on a location of each of a plurality of terminal devices, and information on a direction of each of the plurality of terminal devices based on a direction in which the control device is directed, receiving a response corresponding to the transmitted search request, determining at least one of the plurality of terminal devices that are controllable from among the plurality of terminal devices based on the received response, and controlling the determined at least one of the plurality of terminal devices that are controllable..
|Circuit control device|
In the invention, a circuit control device controlling a semiconductor switching element having a control terminal and driven by voltage inputted to the control terminal, has an input voltage detector, a desired voltage setting portion and a control input generation portion. The input voltage detector detects inputted voltage to the switching element.
|Spatial intensity distribution controlled flash|
This disclosure describes techniques for outputting light with a controlled spatial intensity distribution. According to some examples, this disclosure describes a device that includes at least one led matrix that includes a plurality of led elements.
|Two-shaft gas turbine|
A two-shaft gas turbine having high operability is provided. The two-shaft gas turbine includes: a gas generator having a compressor, a combustor and a high pressure turbine; a power turbine having a low pressure turbine; a load connected to the power turbine; a motor/generator capable of rotatably driving the gas generator and capable of extracting power from the gas generator; electric equipment controlling the rotational driving and the power extraction by delivering electric power between the electric equipment and the motor/generator; and a control device controlling the electric equipment, wherein the combustor has a plurality of combustion regions to which a fuel is supplied through fuel adjustment means which are independent from each other, and the control device controls a delivery amount of the electric power delivered by the electric equipment corresponding to the number of combustion regions to which the fuel is supplied..
|Agricultural harvesting machine|
An agricultural harvesting machine embodying a forage harvester includes a comminution assembly with a drum equipped with a plurality of knives. The drum is set into rotation opposite a stationary shear bar in order to comminute crop fed in a region of a cutting gap formed by knives and the shear bar during the harvesting operation.
|Tethering enforcement device controller and methods thereof|
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to a tethering enforcement device controller and methods thereof. The tethering enforcement device controller (tedc) is installed on a primary device, or otherwise known as the tethered device.
|Controller-opaque communication with non-volatile memory devices|
The disclosure is directed to a system and method for controlling a non-volatile memory (nvm) device with controller-opaque commands issued by a host. A device controller is configured to receive a command script from a host.
|Control system, control method thereof, and controller thereof|
In a control method of a control system including a terminal configured to execute an application, a device configured to send or receive data, and a controller connected to the device, a request for a device control is transmitted from the application to the controller. At the controller, the device control by the controller is established after the controller receives the request.
|Methods and apparatus to interface with a digital control loop|
Example methods and apparatus to interface with a control a loop are disclosed. An example apparatus includes a loop controller to control a control loop, a sensor to provide a measurement value to the loop controller, a device controller to adjust a control device based on an output from the loop controller, and a loop interface to receive a set point value and send the set point value to the loop controller, wherein the loop interface is different from a host device communicatively coupled to the loop controller..
|Driving device, electronic apparatus provided with the driving device, and driving device control method|
A driving device includes a motor control unit and a clutch control unit. When the motor control unit stops a motor from an operating state, the clutch control unit controls the energization and de-energization of an exciting coil of each of electromagnetic clutches so as to switch one or more but not all of the electromagnetic clutches to a cutoff state while keeping the remaining electromagnetic clutches in a connected state..
|Two capacitor self-referencing nonvolatile bitcell|
A system on chip (soc) provides a memory array of self referencing nonvolatile bitcells. Each bit cell includes two ferroelectric capacitors connected in series between a first plate line and a second plate line, such that a node q is formed between the two ferroelectric capacitors.
|Device control modules for demand management systems|
A device control module for making a non-demand management system capable electrical device demand responsive to a demand management system includes a relay configured to be electrically connected to a power circuit of the electrical device to control power supply to a load device of the electrical device. The device control module includes a relay driver operated to open and close the relay and a controller operating the relay driver.
|Control system and control method of a control system|
A pos system 1 includes a printer unit 21 or other device; a tablet device 10 including a display unit that displays a browser, a browser execution unit 26a that processes information related to the device by an application that runs on the browser, and a connection unit 45 that communicates information related to the device; and a control device 11 including a first communication unit 71 that communicates with the device, a second communication unit 50 that communicates with the tablet device 10, and a device controller 20a that controls the device based on device-related information sent from the tablet device 10.. .
|3d display system and driving method thereof|
The present invention provides a 3d display system, which includes: shutter glasses and display device. The shutter glasses include driving device, and normally white liquid crystal panel and normally black liquid crystal panel, disposed overlappingly.
|Thermal print system capable of storing information|
A thermal print system includes a case, a thermal print device, an information storage device, an information transmission device and a control device. The thermal print device is detachably installed inside the case and is for performing thermal printing.
|Display device and display control method|
A display device includes a light modulation device, a light source, a light modulation device control section, and a light source control section. The light modulation device control section controls the light modulation device to select a plurality of scan lines of the light modulation device by k lines (k is an integer not smaller than 2), and write a data signal into the pixels corresponding to the selected scan lines in an image update period, and to select at least a part of the plurality of scan lines line by line, and then write the data signal into the pixels corresponding to the selected scan line in an image display period subsequent to the image update period.
|Connectionless transport for user input control for wireless display devices|
A sink device in a wireless display (wd) system may establish a user input device control communication channel between a source device and sink device in a wd system to allow the sink device to send device control inputs to the source device. The user input device control communication channel may include a reverse channel architecture referred to as the wi-fi user input back channel (uibc) that has been modified to transport one or more additional input types over udp.
|Device control apparatus and device control method|
A device control apparatus according to an embodiment includes a monitoring unit, a first processing unit, and a second processing unit. The monitoring unit monitors a state of voltage supply from a battery.
|Light-emitting device and control method of the same|
A light-emitting device control method is provided. The light-emitting device control method comprises the steps outlined below.
|Control device for internal combustion engine|
An object of the present invention is to enable a requested efficiency by cylinder group that is requested from a viewpoint of exhaust gas performance to be realized precisely when an internal combustion engine having a single throttle shared by a plurality of cylinder groups, and having an exhaust gas purifying catalyst for each of the cylinder groups is operated at a different air-fuel ratio at each of the cylinder groups. To this end, a control device for the internal combustion engine provided by the present invention calculates an efficiency ratio of a representative efficiency determined based on the requested efficiency by cylinder group and a requested efficiency by cylinder group, and calculates a requested torque by cylinder group by dividing a requested torque by the efficiency ratio for each of the cylinder groups.
|Electric device and electric device control method|
An electric device includes operation unit, working unit, and a number-of-times detecting unit that counts the number of times of instructions being against energy savings. In addition, the device includes time measuring unit that measures time from when the number-of-times detecting unit starts the counting, and a controller that generates a signal to induce a modification of a first energy-saving pattern.
|Reliability in semiconductor device control|
A gate control device for a semiconductor device includes at least one power supply module, at least one optical communication interface for receiving optical signals from two valve control units and converting them to electric signals for supply to a corresponding power supply module, where in normal operations mode one valve control unit is an active valve control unit and the other is a standby valve control unit, where the optical signal of an active unit energizes the gate control device and provides semiconductor device controlling data, a semiconductor device control module and a reliability control module that performs selection of active valve control unit.. .
|Light emitting device power supply circuit, light emitting device control circuit and identifiable light emitting device circuit therefor and identification method thereof|
The present invention discloses a light emitting device power supply circuit, a light emitting device control circuit and an identifiable light emitting device circuit therefor, and an identification method thereof. The light emitting device control circuit includes an operation signal generation circuit and an identification circuit.
|Control device and control method of electric booster|
A control device and a control method of an electric booster include an assist function by an electrical actuator. An input piston of the electric booster moves along an axial direction within the booster piston in response to an operation of a brake pedal.
|Virtualized device control in computer systems|
Virtual device control in a computer system is described. Examples include: obtaining a device configuration policy from firmware in the computer system, the device configuration policy defining global access permissions to at least one embedded device in the computer system applied at boot time.
|System and method for implementing a command center in an electronic network|
A method for managing an electronic network includes a main device that utilizes a command center for performing device management procedures on behalf of auxiliary devices in the electronic network. The auxiliary devices each include a command module that bi-directionally communicates with the command center to receive device control information during the device management procedures..
|Mobile phone to appliance communication via audio sampling|
The present subject matter relates to systems and methodologies for communicating between an appliance and a mobile device using audio signaling. An appliance is provided with an audio generating device controlled by a processor to cause the audio device to produce encoded sounds.
|Hybrid construction machine|
A control device of the hybrid construction machine executes control selected from: hydraulic/electric complex swing control for driving the swing structure by total torque of the electric motor and the hydraulic motor when a swing operating lever device is operated; and hydraulic solo swing control for driving the swing structure by the torque of the hydraulic motor alone when the swing operating lever device is operated. The control device controls drive torque or driving force of each of the electric motor, the hydraulic motor and a second hydraulic actuator so that the relationship between the position or the speed of the second hydraulic actuator and the swing angle or the swing speed of the swing structure in the combined operation when the swing operating lever device and a second operating lever device are operated at the same time during the hydraulic/electric complex swing control is substantially identical with the relationship in the combined operation during the hydraulic solo swing control..
|Mobile device and method for displaying information|
A mobile device control method for displaying information on a touch screen of a mobile device is provided. The method includes determining a type of a cover for the mobile device, the cover having a screen projection portion, detecting a gesture or a trigger, and displaying a screen corresponding to a current state of the mobile device on the touch screen depending on the type of the cover, in response to the detection of the gesture or the trigger..
|Circuit control device|
A circuit control device controlling a switching circuit which has a semiconductor switching element, having a main controller, a drive signal output portion and an obtaining portion. The main controller outputs a drive control signal.
|Electric system stabilizing system for aircraft|
A power stabilizing device in a system includes as a portion of a power converter section, a second pwm converter provided between a second primary ac bus and a second dc bus in an electric system and configured to perform mutual conversion between dc power and ac power. A power stabilizing control section in the power stabilizing device controls charging and discharging of a secondary battery based on a voltage and a frequency in the second primary ac bus, thereby stabilizing the electric system..
|Internal combustion engine|
To improve a propagation speed of a flame by effectively utilizing energy of the electromagnetic wave in the combustion chamber in an internal combustion engine that promotes combustion of fuel air mixture in a combustion chamber by means of an electromagnetic wave. The internal combustion engine includes, in addition to an internal combustion engine main body and an ignition device, an electromagnetic wave emission device and a control device.
|Method and system for fast access to advanced visualization of medical scans using a dedicated web portal|
A system for viewing at a client device a series of three-dimensional virtual views over the internet of a volume visualization dataset contained on centralized databases employs a transmitter for securely sending volume visualization dataset from a remote location to the centralized database, more than one central data storage medium containing the volume visualization dataset, and a plurality of servers in communication with the centralized databases to create virtual views based on client requests. A resource manager load balances the servers, a security device controls communications between the client device and server and the resource manager and central storage medium.
|Device control using sensory input|
Techniques for device control using sensory input are described, including receiving input from one or more sensors coupled to a wearable computing device, processing the input to determine a pattern, the pattern associated with a social network, and generating a control signal based on the input, the control signal configured to initiate execution of a social-related activity on the social network.. .
|Library device and library device control method|
A control unit refers to a logical library information storage unit in response to a reception of an export process command from an external device, identifies one of the logical library units which is correlated with a physical recording medium in a physical library unit which has been ordered by the export process command to been ejected from an ejection slot, and correlates, in the identified logical library unit, the ejection slot to a logical recording medium which is correlated to the physical recording medium which has been ordered to been ejected.. .
|Laser output control device, laser oscillator, and laser output control method|
A laser output control device controlling a laser oscillator includes: a switching section that switches, based on the basis of the size of a pulse width of a laser output command, a current command value used for controlling output of the laser light to either one of peak value control and average value control; a peak value command generating section generating a current command value for performing peak value control; and an average value command generating section generating a current command value for performing average value control; wherein an output value of the laser light measured by one measuring section is input to the peak value command generating section and the average value command generating section, and the current command value is generated such that the output value of the laser light becomes a value that corresponds to the laser output command.. .
|Display device and method for adjusting observation distances thereof|
A method for adjusting an observation distances between an user and a display device is provided. When the display device determines that the user is squinting and determines a distance value between the user and the display device is larger than a predetermined value, the display device controls a driving unit to drive a display unit of the display device to move toward to the user.
|Portable device control method using an electric pen and portable device thereof|
The method includes controlling a portable device using an electric pen, including sensing an interrupt event by manipulation of the electric pen positioned in a area within a sensible distance of the electric pen, sensing separation of the electric pen from the area within the sensible distance, and performing a control operation of the portable device in response to the separation.. .
|Charging system and charging control method of electric powered vehicle|
A power storage device mounted on an electric powered vehicle is configured to include a plurality of battery units. A charger outputs onto power lines the charging power for charging the power storage device by a power supply external to the vehicle.
|Virtual tape device and virtual tape device control method|
A virtual tape device includes a determination unit and a copy creation unit. The determination unit determines, when deleting some logical volume data among a plurality of logical volume data stored on a first physical tape, whether to conduct copy processing to store a copy of the logical volume data onto a second physical tape on the basis of a storage location of the logical volume data.
|Device communication, monitoring and control architecture and method|
A communication interface and a device control, management and monitoring system are provided to enable the networking of and communication between a multiple devices operating under different protocols. The communication interface may act as a translator or protocol converter that reformats transmissions from one protocol to another based on protocol compatibility between the recipient and transmitting devices.
|Novel velocity control device for a burner using bimetallic materials for preheated fuel and oxidizer|
Methods and systems for controlling jet velocity of a preheated gas are described herein. Through the use of a temperature-sensitive bimetallic valve, the flow of a gas can be redirected to maintain jet velocity based on temperature.
|Image forming apparatus with enhanced display of guidance information|
In an image forming apparatus, guidance information is stored in advance for guiding an optimal operation procedure for execution of a job, and the guidance information is displayed on a display portion based on operation input that is input to an input portion in order to execute a job of image formation. For example, a device control portion compares operation input that is input to the input portion in order to execute the job of image formation to the guidance information corresponding to the job executed by the operation input, and causes the display portion to display the guidance information in a case where an actual frequency of operation input is greater than a frequency of operation input that is specified in an operation procedure of the guidance information..
|Device control system and a control method of the device control system|
A device control system has a terminal 3 with an application 31, and a printer 5 that controls a device. The terminal 3 sends a request written in xml generated by the application 31.
|Device control system, a printer, and a control method of the device control system|
A device control system has a terminal 3 with a web browser 31, and a printer 5 that controls a connected device. The terminal 3 calls an object that controls a device and is instantiated by the device api 33 to support the device, and sends a request to the printer 5, by the web application 32; and the printer 5 executes a device control script 502 that controls the device, receives requests sent through the device api 33, and controls the device..
|Display device and display control system|
A display control system includes a display device including a display area in which a plurality of pixels is provided and which displays an image and a pointer device configured to indicate a location on the display area. A locational information pattern indicating the ln on the display area is provided on the display area.
|Remote device control and energy monitoring by analyzing and applying rules|
Techniques are described for providing remote device (e.g., thermostat, lighting, appliance, etc.) control and/or energy monitoring. A system monitors sensor data captured by one or more sensors that sense attributes relevant to user presence at one or more monitored properties and status of one or more energy consuming devices associated with the one or more monitored properties.
|Electronic device and device control method|
According to one embodiment of the present disclosure, an electronic device comprises a storage unit, a determination unit, controller, and a communication unit. The storage unit stores pieces of registration information including information concerning a target device and information concerning a direction of the target device.
|Power storage device control system, power storage system, and electrical appliance|
Deterioration of a power storage device is reduced. Switches that control the connections of a plurality of power storage devices separately are provided.