|| List of recent Electronic-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.
| Electronic apparatus, method of optimizing de-coupling capacitor and computer-readable recording medium|
An electronic apparatus may include a circuit board, a processor disposed on an upper surface of the circuit board, and a memory disposed on a lower surface of the circuit board, such that the lower surface of the circuit board where the processor is arranged overlaps an area corresponding to where the memory is disposed.. .
| Static timing analysis method and system considering capacitive coupling and double patterning mask misalignment|
A method for analyzing an ic design, comprises: using a computer implemented electronic design automation tool to perform a parasitic rc extraction for a layout of the ic design, the parasitic rc extraction outputting for each of a plurality of routing paths, a nominal capacitive coupling, a minimum capacitive coupling and a maximum capacitive coupling, where the minimum and maximum capacitive couplings correspond to circuit patterning in the presence of double patterning mask misalignments; and performing one of a setup time analysis or a hold time analysis of the ic design using a computer implemented static timing analysis tool. For a given flip-flop having a launch path and a capture path, the setup or hold time analyses is performed using the minimum capacitive coupling for one of the launch and capture paths and the maximum capacitive coupling for the other of the launch and capture paths..
| 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..
| System and method for a graphical user interface including a reading multimedia container|
A system and method for a graphical user interface including a multimedia container. The method includes accessing, within a mobile device, a first data store corresponding to a multimedia container and accessing a second data store.
| Synchronizing multiple reading positions in electronic books|
An electronic book system is configured to allow a user to read a primary portion of an electronic book, then switch to reading a secondary portion of the book, the secondary portion being presented based on a current reading position for the main portion. A reader can repeatedly switch back and forth between primary and secondary portions without losing track of the reader's progress through the book.
| Self-checking system and method using same|
An electronic apparatus controlled by a self-checking system. The self-checking system constantly detects and stores, in a limited storage, a number of state characteristics of the electronic apparatus and constantly writes over and thus deletes previous data.
| 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.
| Electronic apparatus and control method thereof|
An electronic includes a read-only memory (rom), a random access memory (ram), a processing module, a demand paging module and a decompression module. The rom stores multiple sets of compressed data corresponding to a plurality of sets of uncompressed data.
| 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..
| Method and system for downloading teaching material|
A method and a system for downloading teaching material are provided. The system for downloading teaching material includes a handheld electronic apparatus and a server.
| 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.
| Direct electronic mail|
Techniques are disclosed for enabling improved electronic mail handling in communication networks. For example, a method of handling an electronic mail message in an electronic mail system comprises the following steps.
| 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.
| Electronic apparatus and storage medium|
According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a display processor including a recommendation module, a recommendation stop module and a recommendation resumption module. The recommendation module is configured to display a first image representative of an unpurchased content and a second image representative of a purchased content.
| Systems, methods, and computer program products for providing an electronic receipt|
The present disclosure provides an exemplary system, method, and computer program product. The exemplary system includes at least one non-transitory memory storing user account information, wherein the information comprises a digital receipt associated with a user purchase and one or more conditions for delivering the digital receipt.
| 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.
| Systems and methods for pricing electronic content items|
Techniques for facilitating transactions for electronic content items are described. Some embodiments provide a media marketplace system that provides a marketplace for electronic content items, such as songs, videos, electronic books, and the like.
| Automated identification and documentation of co-morbidities from patients electronic health record in the emergency room|
An inventive system and method for identifying and documenting co-morbidities is provided. The method can include selecting co-morbidity-related clinical data in accordance with one or more rules, said clinical data selected for a patient from the history data of the patient, pushing the selected clinical data to a display on a display device, displaying the selected clinical data on the display device along with the one or more rules, analyzing the displayed selected clinical data in accordance with the displayed one or more rules, validating the displayed selected data and storing the validated data.
| Apparatus and method for processing and/or providing healthcare information and/or healthcare-related information with or using an electronic healthcare record or electronic healthcare records|
A computer-implemented method, including receiving and storing a note, comment, or message, transmitted from a first communication device used by an individual, a patient, or a caregiver for same, in an electronic health record, transmitting the note, comment, or message, to a second communication device used by a provider, receiving information regarding an examination finding, a diagnosis, a treatment, or a treatment plan, transmitted from the second communication device or a third communication device used by the provider, processing, with a computer, the information regarding an examination finding, diagnosis, treatment, or treatment plan, generating a report containing information regarding the examination finding, diagnosis, treatment, or treatment plan, storing the report in the electronic healthcare record, generating an insurance claim or request for payment, and transmitting the insurance claim or request for payment to a fourth communication device used by an insurer or a payer.. .
| 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.
| Electronic apparatus and program|
To measure a walking pitch or a running pitch more accurately with a simpler structure. Acceleration sensors detect accelerations and output acceleration signals corresponding to the accelerations.
| 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.
| Electronic apparatus, processing system, and computer readable storage medium|
Provided is an electronic apparatus that perform an appropriate process according to a gesture of a subject person, the electronic apparatus including: a first input unit that inputs a detection result of a biosensor detecting a change in biological information of a person; a second input unit that inputs a recognition result of a recognition device recognizing an action of the person; and a processor that performs a process according to the action of the person based on input results of the first and second input units.. .
| 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..
| Energy-saving control method involving an energy-saving mode|
An electronic apparatus includes: a plurality of operation input units configured to receive an operation input and enable operations by processing based on different functions; an operating unit group configured to perform the processing based on the different functions by at least one of operating units operating after the operation input; and an energy-saving control unit configured to perform energy-saving control for shifting one or more of the operating units to an energy-saving mode and reactivating one or more of the operating units from the energy-saving mode, and reactivate one or more of the operating units necessary for the operation after the operation input when the operation input during the energy-saving mode is common to a plurality of functions.. .
| Touch screen safety controls for clinician programmer|
The present disclosure involves an electronic apparatus for programming an implantable medical device to provide a stimulation therapy for a patient. The electronic apparatus includes a user interface configured to communicate with a user, a memory storage configured to store executable instructions, and a computer processor configured to execute the instructions to implement a plurality of safety controls.
| 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.