|| List of recent Electronic Device-related patents
| Auditing electronic devices for customer personal information|
A system, method, and auditing device for processing electronic devices to detect cpi. The auditing device may include a user interface for communicating information and receiving user input.
| Method and system of simulating a pulse generator on a clinician programmer|
The present disclosure involves a method of simulating a pulse generator on a portable electronic device. A graphical user interface is provided via a touch-sensitive screen of the portable electronic device.
| Electronic device for releasing lock function using a plurality of objects and method thereof|
An apparatus and method for sensing an input for releasing a predetermined lock function of an electronic device is provided. The method includes setting at least two or more objects for releasing the lock function, outputting an object group including the set objects and an object group including certain objects on a lock screen, allowing a user to select at least two or more objects in the output object groups, and releasing the lock function when the selected objects are identical to previously defined objects..
| Authenticating an auxiliary device from a portable electronic device|
This document discusses, among other things, a method for authenticating a browser executing on an auxiliary device with a web service executing on a portable electronic device. The method includes receiving a request for a resource from the browser, determining whether the request identifies a protected resource, and selectively authenticating the request based on whether the request identifies a protected resource..
| Management of multiple devices registered to a user|
A system and method for managing electronic devices based on user identity information is presented. An authenticating entity authenticates and provides secure user identity data and a first electronic device.
| Wi-fi credential sharing using images|
In order to facilitate access to a wireless network, access information (and, more generally, credentials) may be provided to an electronic device via an image. In particular, the electronic device may capture an image that includes a representation of the access information.
| Network access management via a secondary communication channel|
The present disclosure provides for selectively enabling a primary communication channel upon receipt of enablement instructions received via a secondary communication channel. In some embodiments, a first intelligent electronic device (ied) may be connected to a second ied via a primary communication channel.
| Systems and methods for displaying media content and media guidance information|
A system comprises television equipment and a number of portable electronic devices. The television equipment includes a large display and control circuitry.
| Content presentation and interaction across multiple displays|
An application can generate multiple user interfaces for display across multiple electronic devices. After the electronic devices establish communication, an application running on at least one of the devices can present a first set of information items on a touch-enabled display of one of the electronic devices.
| Method for setting an edit region and an electronic device thereof|
An apparatus and method for determining an edit region for an output screen by detecting a user input in an electronic device having a touch screen are provided. The method of determining the edit region of the output screen in the electronic device includes detecting a user input of at least two points on the output screen, and determining the edit region as a function of the points on which the user input is detected..
| Information navigation on electronic devices|
In one example, a method includes outputting for display a first graphical user interface (gui) of an application executing at the portable computer terminal, wherein the first gui displays information received from the mobile computing device at a first degree of specificity. The method also includes, in response to receiving input to display a second gui of the application: outputting, for display at a presence-sensitive display device of the portable computer terminal, the second gui and removing the first gui from display.
| Method of displaying calendar and electronic device therefor|
A method and an apparatus for controlling output of a calendar in an electronic device are provided. The method includes displaying an electronic calendar, detecting a gesture on the displayed electronic calendar, updating the displayed electronic calendar to a calendar which has a difference by a predetermined period according to a period of the displayed electronic calendar when the detected gesture corresponds to a predetermined gesture, and displaying the updated calendar, wherein the predetermined period corresponds to a period which is longer than that of the displayed electronic calendar..
| Interactive historical timeline of personal health record|
The present invention relates to methods and devices for graphically presenting medical information in an interactive timeline. Methods of the invention can include generating a visual display on a display screen of an electronic device, in which the visual display includes a configurable timeline representative of a patient's medical data.
| Electronic device and method for providing extended user interface|
An electronic device and a method for providing an extended user interface in an electronic device are provided. The electronic device comprises a user interface and a display configured to display data objects.
| Data display method and apparatus|
A data display method and apparatus display data efficiently on the screen of an electronic device equipped with a touchscreen. The data display method includes setting a scroll rate to a touch movement distance; detecting a touch gesture in a first region of the touchscreen; scrolling icons in the first region at the scroll rate in response to the touch gesture; and displaying detailed information associated with at least one icon newly displayed according to the scroll in a second region of the touchscreen..
| Electronic device having self diagnosis function and self diagnosis method using the same|
An electronic device which has a self diagnosis function and a self diagnosis method using the same are provided. The electronic device includes: an interface which receives a user's selection signal for a hardware of an object to be diagnosed; and a controller which provides a plurality of lines connected to the hardware of the object to be diagnosed with a signal for diagnosis according to the selection signal which is received through the interface and calculates a diagnosis result for the hardware of diagnosis object according to a comparison result of the signal for diagnosis with a return signal which is returned from the hardware of the object to be diagnosed by a loop-back..
| Portable electronic device and method for managing battery power consumption|
Terminals, apparatuses and methods for managing battery power consumption in a device, including: one or more battery consumption elements; a battery consumption management device to determine a real time power consumption of the one or more battery consumption elements and to determine a power consumption status of the one or more battery consumption elements based on the determined real time power consumption; and a controller to control operations of the one or more battery consumption elements and the battery consumption management device and to provide real-time battery consumption information corresponding to the determined power consumption status. Accordingly, by providing the real-time battery consumption information, operation of the one or more battery consumption elements of the device may selectively stopped or continued based on the provided real-time battery consumption information and, therefore, battery power consumption may be more efficient..
| Electronic device and method for controlling startup current of storage server|
In a method for controlling a startup current of a storage server, a current of each storage nodes of the storage server is detected by a current sensor when the storage server is turned on. The method calculates a power of each storage node, and a total power of the storage server.
| Semiconductor device and electronic device|
To reduce a variation in the electrical characteristics of a transistor. A potential generated by a voltage converter circuit is applied to a back gate of a transistor included in a voltage conversion block.
| Method and device with enhanced battery capacity savings|
An enhanced battery saving capacity device (200) and method (300) is disclosed. In its simplest form, the method (300) includes the steps of: detecting (310) an off state by detecting a load current below a threshold; and entering (320) a battery saver mode including a duty cycle test period, by: providing a periodic test signal; disconnecting a battery for a first interval of time; and reconnecting the battery for a second interval in synchronization with the periodic test signal, to determine whether the load current exceeds the threshold.
| Subsystem authenticity and integrity verification (saiv)|
Systems and methods are disclosed for enhancing anti-terrorism public safety measures, by more securely determining whether explosives or other contraband have been inserted into notebook computer batteries or other large, replaceable subsystems of electronic devices. Because notebook computers typically require large, heavy batteries, they present attractive containers for smugglers and terrorists attempting to bring explosives onto an airplane.
| Systems and methods for managing queues|
Described are systems and methods for transmitting data at an aggregation device. The aggregation device includes a record queue and an output bypass queue.
| Memory controller, and electronic device having the same and method for operating the same|
A memory controller includes a first interface and a microprocessor. The first interface is configured to receive a first command, a first address, an address state separation command, and a second address, the first address corresponding to the first command, and the address state separation command separating the first and second addresses from each other.
| Memory controller, electronic device having the same and method for operating the same|
A memory controller includes first and second interfaces, a microprocessor, a register and a plane control unit. The first interface is configured to receive a first command and plane logic information of a plurality of planes in a memory device from a host.
| Data transmission between a portable electronic device and various accessory devices via respective dedicated connection interfaces|
A portable electronic device comprises: a detecting unit for generating a detecting signal based on detection of a signal level at a detection terminal of a multi-interface extension connector, which includes plural connection interfaces dedicated for data transmission and is matable with an accessory connector of an accessory device; and a processing unit operable to control the extension connector to allow data transmission with the accessory device via at least one connection interface that is determined to be compatible with the accessory device based on accessory information from the accessory device upon detecting, based on the detecting signal, that the extension connector is coupled with the accessory connector.. .
| Management and optimization of wireless communications multiplexed over multiple layer-three transports with indefinite duration layer-two sessions|
A method of managing peer-to-peer communications between electronic devices is described. The method may include establishing an address for a plurality of network media types that a protocol stack is able to access, the address being configured as an endpoint on a first electronic device to which a second electronic device may connect to and connecting through the established address of the second electronic device supporting the same network medium.
| Approximation of the physical location of devices and transitive device discovery through the sharing of neighborhood information using wireless or wired discovery mechanisms|
A method of constructing an approximate spatial representation of electronic devices in a neighborhood of devices is described. The method may include collecting data from electronic devices within a range, wherein the data comprises one or more of a unique identifier for an electronic device, endpoints of original electronic devices, and level of indirection of a discovered endpoint and building a data collection representing a neighborhood of electronic devices from the collected data.
| Usage-based sorting of local network services|
The disclosed embodiments provide a system that facilitates use of local network services from an electronic device. During operation, the system obtains a usage pattern associated with use of the local network services by a user of the electronic device.
| Network connecting method and electronic device|
A first electronic device stores first configuration information of the first electronic device collected by a tamper-resistant chip on the first electronic device and approved by a third-party device in the portable medium. A second electronic device stores second configuration information of the second electronic device collected by a tamper-resistant chip on the second electronic device and approved by the third-party device in the portable medium and acquires the first configuration information from the portable medium.
| Network connecting method and electronic device|
A first electronic device transmits first configuration information of the first electronic device collected by a tamper-resistant chip mounted thereon and approved by a third-party device to a second electronic device over a short-distance network. The second electronic device transmits second configuration information of the second electronic device collected by a tamper-resistant chip mounted thereon and approved by the third-party device to the first electronic device over the short-distance network.
| Methods and systems for transmitting information between electronic devices|
Various embodiments of methods and systems for establishing communication over a wireless communication network between a master device and a partial function device. The master device and partial function device can use a separate communication channel during setup or configuration for communicating over the wireless communication network.
| Method and apparatus for transmitting and/or receiving data|
A method and an apparatus for transmitting and/or receiving data in an electronic device are provided. In the method, whether a second network is connected is detected while the electronic device cooperates with a server via a first network.
| Method of playing internet video and related electronic device|
A method of playing an internet video for an electronic device is disclosed. The method includes receiving data associated with the internet video from a network, wherein the video data includes information of a highest resolution and a lowest resolution of the internet video; determining a first display resolution range according to a network bandwidth utilized by the electronic device; and selecting a first resolution for playing the internet video according to the first display resolution range and whether the electronic device has stored a complete data associated with the internet video with the highest resolution..
| Systems and methods for uploading media content in an instant messaging conversation|
System and methods for uploading media content in an instant messaging application are disclosed. In some implementations, a method includes, at a first electronic device having one or more processors and memory: obtaining a request by a first user to associate a media content item with a conversation between the first user and a second user.
| Method for providing messenger service and electronic device thereof|
An apparatus and a method for providing a messenger service in an electronic device are provided. In the method, the messenger service with at least one counterpart electronic device is provided.
| Analysis and proposal creation for management of personal electronically encoded items|
A method performed on an electronic device for creating a proposal to a user. The proposal is created from an analysis of one or more personal electronically encoded items associated with one or more previously created perspectives unique to a user with each of the previously created perspectives representative of user interest and is based on similarities determined from the analysis.
| Migration of tags across entities in management of personal electronically encoded items|
A method performed on an electronic device for migrating tags across entities. The migration of the tags is performed following an analysis of one or more personal electronically encoded items associated with a previously created perspective or album associated with the previously created perspective, responsive to a user decision the creation of a new perspective, a new album associated with one of the previously created perspectives, or a new perspective and a new album associated with the new perspective, responsive to a user decision to treat the previously created perspective or album as an individual entity, and association of the previously created perspective or album with the new perspective or new album.
| Method and apparatus for content management|
A method and apparatus for content management are provided. The method and apparatus efficiently manage content so as to provide a convenient user interface in an electronic device supporting content playback, browsing and storage.
| System and method for managing shipping of electronic devices with customer personal information|
A shipping system and method for managing shipping of electronic devices with customer personal information. One or more electronic devices are scanned prior to shipping to a destination.
| System and method for ordering items at a work site|
A system for ordering items includes a plurality of tagged containers, an item being stored in each container. A mobile electronic device reads data in a tag associated with one of the containers and identifies at least one supplier for the item that is within a predetermined distance of the mobile electronic device.
| System and method for mobile point of sale|
In some embodiments, an electronic device comprises an input interface, a communication interface, a processor, and logic to launch, in the electronic device, a shopping application associated with one or more specific vendors, establish, via the communication interface, a communication connection between the electronic device and a shopping server, and receive, via the input interface, an identifier associated with one or more products sold by the one or more specific vendors, receive, via the communication interface, point of sale information associated with the one or more products associated with the identifier, receive, via the communication interface, a transaction authorization to purchase the one or more products associated with the identifier, and execute the purchase transaction on the electronic device. Other embodiments may be described..
| Method and system for providing online advertisements based on user driven device motion inputs|
A method and system for providing online advertisements based on user driven device motion inputs. The method includes receiving one or more device motion inputs for a static advertisement from a user of an electronic device.
| Predefined input for clinician programmer data entry|
The present disclosure involves a method of entering data in a portable electronic device. A request is received from a healthcare professional to perform data entry in an input field.
| Context sensitive auto-correction|
Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for adaptively autocorrecting text according to context. Text may be received at a mobile electronic device that was input by a user.
| Clustering of personal electronically encoded items|
A method performed on an electronic device for clustering personal electronically encoded items. Such items are clustered in response to one or more perspective directives from a user that are received by the device by creating one or more perspectives each representative of a personal area of user interest identified by the user.
| Controlling sensor use on an electronic device|
Described are methods and systems for controlling sensor use on an electronic device, the electronic device having a first sensor defining at least one first sensor axis, the method comprising: detecting a first sensor reading; determining an orientation of the electronic device; and, disabling the detection of the first sensor reading in respect an identified first sensor axis when the first sensor reading in respect of the identified first sensor axis is substantially not expected to change for at least a predetermined amount of time.. .
| Stabilizing orientation values of an electronic device|
Disclosed are methods and systems for stabilizing orientation values of an electronic device, the orientation values representing an orientation of the electronic device, the method comprising: obtaining first sensor readings from a first sensor; obtaining second sensor readings from a second sensor; evaluating the first sensor readings and the second sensor readings to determine whether the electronic device is stationary; locking the orientation values when the electronic device is stationary; collecting at least one of further first sensor readings and further second sensor readings while the orientation values are locked; determining whether the orientation of the electronic device is changing by more than a threshold amount based on one or more of the further first sensor readings and the further second sensor readings; and unlocking the orientation values for updating based on the further sensor readings when the orientation of the electronic device is changing by more than the threshold amount.. .
| Tracking power states of a peripheral device|
During operation, an electronic device monitors data associated with different power states received from another electronic device via an interface circuit. Using the monitored data, the electronic device calculates a time duration that the other electronic device is in an active operating mode.
| Power sub-state monitoring|
An electronic device that includes an integrated circuit and a memory is described. This integrated circuit monitors power sub-states within different operating modes of the electronic device.
| Method of providing intersection assistance and related portable electronic device|
A method of providing intersection assistance with a portable electronic device to remind a user of traffic rules when the user approaches traffic intersections includes receiving an input from the user indicating a destination location for generating navigation instructions to the destination location, determining a current location of the portable electronic device according to received position signals, providing navigation instructions to the destination location according to the current location of the portable electronic device, and reminding the user of traffic rules related to intersections for a geographical location in which the portable electronic device is currently located when the portable electronic device detects that the portable electronic device is approaching an intersection, where reminding the user of traffic rules related to intersections comprises indicating a side of a second road the user should turn onto when making a turn from a first road onto the second road.. .
| Electronic device and navigation method for tracking target device|
In a navigation method for tracking a second electronic device using a first electronic device, the first electronic device receives position information of the second electronic device. A position of the second electronic device is marked on a navigation map stored in the first electronic device.
| Enhanced database information for urban navigation|
Techniques are provided which may be implemented in an electronic device to establish certain enhanced database information for point locations which may correspond to an estimated location of a mobile device. For example, some enhanced database information may be based, at least in part, on a satellite signal visibility mask.
| On board diagnostic (obd) device system and method|
Systems and methods for processing and transmitting on-board diagnostics (obd) signals are provided. An electronic device includes a housing, an obd engagement member configured to physically engage with an obd port of an (fhv) and receive power and data communications therefrom.
| Smart switch and smart home system using the same|
A smart switch applied to a smart home system is connected to a power supply and at least one electronic device. The smart switch includes a storage, a power detecting unit configured to detect real-time power consumption of the electronic device connected to the smart switch and a processor unit.
| Smart switch and smart home system using the same|
A smart switch applied to a smart home system is connected to a power supply and at least one electronic device. The smart switch includes a screen, a power detecting unit configured to detect real-time electrical information of the electronic device, a processor unit including a calculating module configured to calculate total electricity consumption of the electronic device and a control module configured to control the screen to display instantaneous electrical information and the total electricity consumption, and a communication unit configured to connect the smart switch to a gateway of the smart home system in wired or wireless manner, and send the electrical information and the total electricity consumption to the gateway.
| Recording system and method|
An electronic device such as a smart phone, in combination with an application program residing at least partially therein and run at least partially thereby effectively enables selective retroactive recording to capture already-passed audible events when an audible trigger is recognized. When used in conjunction with an internet-based social media network or an interested contact list, audible events that meet certain pre-determined criteria may be automatically shared..
| Protecting airways|
An airway of a patient is protected from intrusion of contaminants by monitoring muscles of the patient to detect an attempted cough or swallow, and applying an electrical stimulus to the neck of the patient, varying amplitude and/or frequency over time, the applied electrical stimulus operates to promote an efficacious cough or swallow. The electrical stimulus induces a voltage within a range of greater than zero volts and less than 20 volts, and the frequency have patterned changes between at least about 4 hz to not more than about 30 hz.
| Programming and virtual reality representation of stimulation parameter groups|
The present disclosure involves a medical system that includes one or more implantable medical devices configured to deliver a medical therapy to a patient. The medical system also includes a portable electronic device on which a touch-sensitive user interface is implemented.
| Sensor model supervisor for a closed-loop insulin infusion system|
An electronic device includes a processor architecture and a memory element that stores instructions that, when executed by the processor architecture, perform a method of controlling an insulin infusion device for a user. The method operates the device in a closed-loop mode to deliver insulin to the user, obtains current insulin-delivered data and current glucose sensor data for the user, and processes historical insulin-delivered data and historical sensor data, to obtain predicted sensor glucose values for a historical time period.
| Cognition and usability aptitude evaluations for clinician programmers|
The present disclosure involves an electronic device. The electronic device is configured to perform evaluations on a patient user for medical purposes.
| Heart parameter monitor|
An electronic device to measure the level of mental activity of an individual includes measurement structure for measuring the interval between every heart beat of the individual. The device also includes analysis structure that is constructed to perform a series of mathematical calculations ultimately to compute an index number for the individual.
| Attachment for ultrasonic probe, ultrasonic probe, electronic device, and ultrasonic diagnostic apparatus|
An attachment for an ultrasonic probe is adapted to be mounted onto an ultrasonic probe body of the ultrasonic probe. The attachment for an ultrasonic probe includes a cover member and a protective member.
| Organic compound, light-emitting element, light-emitting device, electronic device, and lighting device|
A novel substance with which an increase in life and emission efficiency of a light-emitting element can be achieved is provided. A carbazole compound having a structure represented by general formula (g1) is provided.
| Organic light emitting host materials|
Polyphenylene compounds such as compounds represented by formulas 1-28 may be used in electronic devices such as organic light-emitting devices. For example, the compounds may be used as host material in an emissive layer..
| Waterproof phone case|
A waterproof case intended to protect an electronic device from harm caused by exposure to material, such as dirt, dust and water. Generally, the case includes a shell having front and back panels, peripheral sidewalls on three sides, and an opening on a fourth side defined by edges of the shell.
| Electronic device protective case and article carrying pouch|
An electronic device protective case and article storage device is provided. The device comprises a case having a front portion and a rear portion adapted to surround an electronic device and protect its structure from scratches and impacts.
| Terminal device and molds of button shell and inner shell of terminal device|
Embodiments of the present invention disclose a terminal device and molds of a button shell and an inner shell of the terminal device, which can be applied to the technical field of electronic devices. According to the embodiment of the present invention, the button shell and the inner shell can be connected without using an intermediate medium, and the button shell and the inner shell are fixedly connected by sliding between a slide rail on the button shell and a sliding slot on the inner shell, so that materials of the terminal device are saved, and an assembly process of the button shell and the inner shell of the terminal device can be simplified..
| Interface with and communication between mobile electronic devices|
An input device and mobile electronic devices having improved user interface capabilities are described. In one embodiment, an input device includes a display device, a capacitive touch sensor overlying the display device, and a pressure-sensing layer underlying the display device.
| Form factor for a hand-held information device with an output display|
The invention relates to hand-held electronic devices that can have a spherical, cylindrical or other curved surface and an output display providing output visible on the curved surface. The interior region of the device can house receiver circuitry coupled to an antenna to enable reception of transmitted radio signals, display control circuitry, physical stimulus processing circuitry, a microprocessor, data storage memory, and a battery.
| Portable electronic device having an antenna system with a non-resonating structure|
An antenna system for reception and transmission of radio frequency (rf) signals and a method for tuning the antenna system are provided. The antenna system includes a ground plane, a first element and a second element.
| Coupling reduction for electromechanical actuator|
A portable electronic device comprises an electromechanical module having an actuator for positioning a mechanical element between first and second positions, and a controller coupled to the electromechanical module. The controller is configured to detect a mechanical event coupling to the electromechanical module, select an actuation signal to position the mechanical element in a safe position between the first and second positions, and transmit the selected signal, such that the mechanical element is positioned in the safe position during the event..
| Method and arrangement of performing neighboring cell measurements|
A method is disclosed for a user equipment having first and second radio access technology capability and registered in a first cell employing the first radio access technology. The method comprises acquiring a neighboring cell list comprising information relating to one or more first neighboring cells employing the second radio access technology, the one or more first neighboring cells being associated with the first cell.
| Electronic device with reduced power consumption|
In order to improve the management of the power consumption of electronic devices (such as cellular telephones), the operating mode of an interface circuit in an electronic device may be changed when certain commands are received. In particular, when one or more commands are received that disable data communication via the interface circuit and a cellular-telephone network and/or enable communication via another interface circuit in the electronic device and a wireless local area network (wlan), the interface circuit may be transitioned to an operating mode in which data communication via the cellular-telephone network using a communication protocol that supports only data and no voice is disabled.