|| List of recent Electron-related patents
According to one embodiment, an electronic device including, an acquiring module configured to acquire, via the external device, contents which are held in a contents holding medium and which are protected by the first contents protection scheme, and an output module configured to convert the acquired contents protected by the first contents protection scheme to the second contents protection scheme and then outputs the contents to the external device by the second contents protection scheme.. .
|Dynamic control of device unlocking security level|
Secure access of an electronic device may be dynamically controlled based on an adaptive algorithm. Secure access may comprise locking or unlocking of the electronic device.
|System and method for supplying information to a plurality of users during mass events|
For supplying information to a plurality of users during mass events the users are given articles which are worn by them, and a remotely acting wireless control unit acts on electronic devices provided in the articles and having electronic displays, so that the corresponding information is provided on the displays in the form of video images, and the remotely acting wireless control unit can generate audio messages in audio components of the displays.. .
|Integrated electronic design automation system|
An electronic design automation system combines features of discrete eda/cad systems and manufacturing systems into a monolithic system to enable a layperson to efficiently design, construct and have manufactured a specific class of custom electronic device, namely a computer processing unit with embedded software. A graphical user interface (gui) is provided as the front-end to a computer aided design (cad) server that generates sophisticated control and manufacturing instructions that are delivered to a fabrication supply chain, which produces a specified device that is then transported via managed logistics into inventory and ordering systems at vendors for delivery to a designated customer..
|Circuit layout method for printed circuit board, eletronic device and computer readable recording media|
The present disclosure illustrates a circuit layout method for printed circuit board which is adapted for an electronic device. The circuit layout method includes the following steps.
|Method and system for layout parasitic estimation|
A system comprises an electronic design automation (eda) tool, for generating a schematic design of an integrated circuit (ic), generating a layout from the schematic design, editing the layout, and verifying the schematic design and layout. At least one non-transitory, computer readable storage medium, is provided for storing data representing the schematic design and the layout, the layout having a network of routing paths connecting at least two active layer devices of the ic design.
|Electronic apparatus, control method of an electronic apparatus, and control program of an electronic apparatus|
One embodiment provides an electronic apparatus including: an output module configured to detect a first text from texts displayed on a display according to an operation by a user, and to output a menu according to an attribute of a neighborhood region of the first text; a supplementing module configured to supplement, if a first action item of action items included in the menu is selected by a user, the neighborhood region of the first text according to the first action item and to generate a supplemented neighborhood region; and a processor configured to perform an action corresponding to the first action item according to the supplemented neighborhood region.. .
|Method of unlocking touch screen and electronic device using the same|
There are provided a method of unlocking a touch screen and an electronic device using the same. The electronic device includes: a display displaying a locked screen image in a screen locked state; a touch screen to which a touch is input; and a controlling unit unlocking the screen locked state when a first touch event continued for a first preset time or longer in the screen locked state and a second touch event generated within a second preset time after the first touch event has ended are sensed..
|Portable electronic device including a placeholder for an entry field and method of controlling same|
A method includes displaying information on a display of an electronic device, the information comprising an entry field and a placeholder for the entry field, detecting a first interaction event in relation to the entry field, and when the first interaction event is associated with a placeholder altering function, altering the placeholder to maintain display of the placeholder for the entry field.. .
|Electronic device and method for setting operating interface according to information downloaded via network|
An electronic device and method for setting an operating interface according to information downloaded via network are disclosed. The electronic device includes a network transmission module for downloading at least one operating interface reference message by network transmission, a display module for displaying the operating interface, and a control unit coupled to the network transmission module and the display module for controlling the display module to display the corresponding operating interface according to the at least one operating interface reference downloaded by the network transmission module.
|System and method fo providing an application lock|
A portable electronic device including: a memory for storing information relating to an application; a display for displaying at least a portion of the information stored on the memory; and a user interface for allowing the user to activate the application; a network interface for connecting the device to a network and for allowing the application to access a database connected to the network, the database storing application access information such that when the user activates the application, access to the application is locked or unlocked according to the access information.. .
|Systems and methods for selection and personalization of content items|
A system, computer-readable storage medium storing at least one program, and a computer-implemented method for selecting and personalizing content items, including but not limited to advertisements, are disclosed. A content item is selected from a plurality of content items.
|Managing power consumption of electronic devices responsive to usage forecast|
A system and process that incorporates teachings of the subject disclosure may include, for example, transitioning a processor from a high-power consumption state to a low-power consumption state, wherefrom return to the high-power consumption state includes a boot process. Future demand for operation of the processor in the high-power consumption state is predicted, while the processor is in the low-power consumption state.
|Power supply circuit to simulate battery power|
A power supply circuit includes a power output port, an operational amplifier, a voltage adjusting circuit, a feedback circuit, and a current controlling circuit. The power output port connects with an electronic device under test and provides a power supply which in all respects simulates the behavior of a battery being discharged as it supplies working power, the circuit also mimics the behavior of a battery in testing the battery-recharging abilities of the electronic device..
|Long-term signature terminal, long-term signature server, long-term signature terminal program, and long-term signature server program|
A client terminal 3 can generate pades while performing communication with a long-term signature server 2 without delivering a pdf document and a secret key used in an electronic signature to the long-term signature server 2. Pades is a long-term signature format which is specified for a pdf file.
|Method and system for conditional access to a digital content, associated terminal and subscriber device|
The invention relates to a method and a system for conditional access making it possible to prevent the fraudulent use of a subscriber electronic device (1a, 1b, 1m) and to thus effectively combat the fraudulent making available of protected contents. The invention further relates to the adaptation of such a device as well as to a method allowing the revocation of the latter if it is deemed to be illicitly exploited or its possible reinstatement..
|Electronic device and data transfer method|
According to one embodiment, an electronic device including, a communication module configured to transfer data, a controller configured to transmit data to the second electronic device through the communication module, and configured to temporarily hold the data in a receiving buffer of the second electronic device, and a data controller configured to receive free space information of the receiving buffer of the second electronic device from the second electronic device through the communication module, and configured to prepare data, which is transmitted to each mobile medium from the communication module through the second electronic device, based on the received free space information.. .
|Cross-domain exchange system of equipment lists and method|
The invention provides a cdex system of equipment lists and a method thereof, the method includes following steps: scanning electronic devices in the first lan conformable to the upnp protocol by the first ott-box to thereby establish a first equipment list; when the first router is capable of communicate with a second lan through a wireless network tunnel, delivering the first equipment list to the first router by the first ott-box; accessing a second identifier of the second router by the first ott-box; delivering the first equipment list to the second router in the second lan by the first router according to the second identifier; and delivering a second equipment list provided by the second ott-box to the first router by the second router, in which the second equipment list is corresponding to electronic devices in the second lan conformable to the upnp protocol.. .
|Discovery of electronic devices in a combined network|
Embodiments of the invention are generally directed to discovery of electronic devices in a combined network. An embodiment of a method includes determining an identifier for a first device in a combined network according to a first network protocol, the combined network including a first network using the first network protocol and a second network using a second network protocol, where the identifier is determined based on a unique designation for the first device, and determining addressing information for the first device according to the second network protocol, where determining the addressing information includes establishing a physical address and a logical address for the first device.
|Method and apparatus for providing scheduling service based on mobile messaging application|
Provided are a method and an apparatus for providing a scheduling service based on a mobile messaging application. The method for providing the scheduling service includes, in an electronic device including a messaging application, the messaging application generating schedule information by receiving at least one of a candidate time and a candidate location for an event and receiving a selection of a user to be invited to the event among users registered in the messaging application, and transmitting the schedule information to the invited user so that the invited user votes on at least one of a possible time and a possible location for attending the event..
|System and method for sharing items between electronic devices|
A system and method are provided for operating a first electronic device for sharing items with a second electronic device. The method comprises determining that the second electronic device requires a software capability to process a first item to be shared by the first electronic device; providing information to the second device for obtaining the software capability; and sending the first item to the second device after the software capability has been acquired by the second electronic device..
|Electronic device and method for storing distributed documents|
In a method for storing distributed documents, document upload commands trigger a process for reviewing the status of a single ftp master server in a branch node. After id information is taken from the document and recorded, a slave server may be appointed as master server depending on conditions relevant to the original master server.
|Avoiding a redundant display of a notification on multiple user devices|
A user having multiple electronic devices may receive notifications at each of the devices. When it is determined that a first device is in an active state and that a notification has been viewed on that device, an indication that the notification has been viewed may be communicated by the first device to a synchronization server.
|Method for contents backup and an electronic device thereof|
A method of operating an electronic device includes selecting contents to be backed up on the basis of a usage pattern of the contents, generating backup data of the contents, and transmitting the backup data to a backup server. A priority is assigned for determining whether to a backup of the contents should occur on the basis of the usage pattern of the contents.
|Check view system with embedded explanation of benefits|
A method for facilitating the delivery of electronic funds and conveying an explanation of benefits to a service provider is described herein. A claim for payment by a service provider (such as a physician's office) is adjudicated by a third party administrator.
|System and method for associating financial transaction data with a user's project data using a portable electronic device|
This invention relates to a system for viewing and manipulating a user's financial transaction data and a method for associating financial transaction data with a user's project data using a portable electronic device.. .
|System and method of using electronic funds transfer to complete payment for goods and services|
A system and method of using electronic funds transfer (eft) to complete payment for goods and services. An example method of operating a transaction terminal includes identifying items selected by a customer for purchase, determining a required payment amount for the items, obtaining identification information from the customer, obtaining contact information and payment information, including bank account information and bank routing number information, from a customer profile associated with the identification information, creating a check image, sending a request for payment message providing access to the check image and the payment information to a mobile communication device of the customer using the contact information in the customer profile, and receiving a reply message from the mobile communication device authorizing payment for the items via electronic funds transfer and including a 2d barcode containing the check image and the payment information..
|Saving electronic coupons for future use|
An advertising platform can embed metadata into a coupon such that the coupon can be saved together with other coupons for later use. The coupons can be associated with multiple different, and unrelated stores.
|Leveraging a social network for targeted advertising|
A computer-implemented method of advertising for electronic commerce gathers information from a user's social network for the purpose of generating advertisements that are directly targeted to the user, thereby providing a customized shopping experience for the user. Ads can also be directly targeted to the user's contacts.
|In-library lending activation|
An electronic book (ebook) lending system for requiring at-library book activation. The lending system includes a central system for managing and hosting ebooks, the central system including a storage device and a processor to control a user interface that enables a user to interact with the central system.
|Method and system for processing variable redemption value electronic coupons|
Methods and apparatuses for carrying out processing a financial transaction includes: receiving, by a receiving device, an authorization request for a financial transaction wherein the authorization request includes at least a transaction amount and a coupon identifier; identifying, in a database, coupon information based on the coupon identifier, wherein the coupon information includes at least a discount amount; modifying the transaction amount based on the discount amount; processing, by the processing device, the authorization request for the financial transaction based on the modified transaction amount; and transmitting, by a transmitting device, a response to the authorization request, wherein the response includes at least the modified transaction amount and discount amount. The coupons can be coupled to geographic location and or an immediate purchasing period..
|Apparatus and methods for seating management|
A computerized system for seating management is described. The system can be utilized in business establishments offering general admission table service, such as a restaurant.
|Authentication system of electronic tickets and the authentication method for the same|
An authentication system of electronic tickets and the authentication method for the same is disclosed. The authentication system includes a system terminal server, an electronic device, an authentication device, and an authentication reader.
|Referral system for patient care provider|
A system for managing patient care provider referral. The system includes a database which includes records for a plurality of patient care providers.
|Therapy tracking and management system|
A computer implemented method and system for tracking and managing therapy sessions using a therapy management application (tma) is provided. The tma is accessible by an electronic device in multiple access modes.
|Method and apparatus for executing voice command in electronic device|
An apparatus and method for executing a voice command in an electronic device. In an exemplary embodiment, a voice signal is detected and speech thereof is recognized.
|Voice instructions during navigation|
A method of providing navigation on an electronic device when the display screen is locked. The method receives a verbal request to start navigation while the display is locked.
|Smart dock for activating a voice recognition mode of a portable electronic device|
A dock for a portable electronic device including a housing, a connector extending from the housing to connect the portable electronic device to the dock, a microphone integrated within the housing, and a processor. The processor is operatively coupled to receive audio input from the microphone, and in response to the audio input, transmit a message to the portable electronic device via the connector to activate a voice recognition mode of the portable electronic device..
|Method for providing voice recognition function and electronic device thereof|
A method for providing a voice recognition function and an electronic device thereof are provided. The method provides a voice recognition function in an electronic device that includes outputting, when a voice instruction is input, a list of prediction instructions that are candidate instructions similar to the input voice instruction, updating, when a correction instruction correcting the output candidate instructions is input, the list of prediction instructions, and performing, if the correction instruction matches with an instruction of high similarity in the updated list of prediction instructions, a voice recognition function corresponding to the voice instruction..
|Method of providing voice recognition service and electronic device therefor|
A method and an electronic device provide a voice recognition service. The method includes displaying one or more application programs according to a voice command input through a microphone, determining an additional service to be driven in a selected application program in consideration of the voice command when the any one of the one or more application programs is selected, and displaying the additional service..
|Method for generating text that meets specified characteristics in a handheld electronic device and a handheld electronic device incorporating the same|
Incoming e-mails, instant messages, sms, and mms, are scanned for new language objects such as words, abbreviations, text shortcuts and, in appropriate languages, ideograms, that are placed in a list for use by a text input process of a handheld electronic device to facilitate the generation of text.. .
|Handheld electronic device with reduced keyboard and associated method of providing improved disambiguation|
An improved handheld electronic device having a reduced keyboard provides facilitated language entry by making available to a user certain words that a user may reasonably be expected to enter. In some situations, certain words can be stored, for example, in a temporary dictionary for use in particular situations.
|Touchscreen keyboard with corrective word prediction|
The present disclosure provides a touchscreen keyboard with corrective word prediction. A method for correcting text input on an electronic device is described.
|Determining apparatus, program, and method|
There is provided a determining apparatus which includes a first extractor configured to extract space inside an electronic device from a model indicating the electronic device, the electronic device including a plurality of audio output apparatus and a plurality of ribs, a second extractor configured to extract the plurality of ribs from the model, a divider configured to divide the space into a plurality of chambers, the plurality of chambers being partitioned by the plurality of ribs, and a determining unit configured to determine respective rear chambers to each of the plurality of audio output apparatus so that the rear chambers satisfies a certain parameter, the rear chambers being formed by combination of one or more chambers determined by the determining unit.. .
|Apparatus and method for high speed visualization of audio stream in an electronic device|
An electronic device and a method for high speed visualization of an audio stream are provided. The method of operating the electronic device includes extracting only header information from at least one frame included in a specific audio file, extracting a global gain value, which is an average volume of respective frames, by using the extracted frame header information, filtering the extracted global gain value, and displaying the filtered value..