Follow us on Twitter
twitter icon@FreshPatents

Gesture patents

Bulk PDF Downloads
      

This page is updated frequently with new Gesture-related patent applications.




 System and  alerting servers using vibrational signals patent thumbnailnew patent System and alerting servers using vibrational signals
Customer-used objects, such as tabletops, dinnerware, and retail racks, are impregnated with an accelerometer, a processor, and a bluetooth chip. Taping or knocking such an entity by alerts a worker of a requested service.
Twin Harbor Labs, Llc


 One gesture, one blink, and one-touch payment and buying using haptic control via messaging and calling multimedia system on mobile and wearable device, currency token interface, point of sale device, and electronic payment card patent thumbnailnew patent One gesture, one blink, and one-touch payment and buying using haptic control via messaging and calling multimedia system on mobile and wearable device, currency token interface, point of sale device, and electronic payment card
Methods and systems for messaging, calling, and one blink, one-touch, and one gesture payments and buying via mobile and wearable devices are disclosed. An exemplary system comprises a database in communication with a processor, the processor configured to provide a haptic control associated with the system.

 System and  superimposed handwriting recognition technology patent thumbnailnew patent System and superimposed handwriting recognition technology
A system and method that is able to recognize a user's natural superimposed handwriting without any explicit separation between characters. The system and method is able to process single-stroke and multi-stroke characters.
Myscript


 System and  video context-based composition and compression from normalized spatial resolution objects patent thumbnailnew patent System and video context-based composition and compression from normalized spatial resolution objects
The present invention relates to a system and method for efficiently generating images and videos as an array of objects of interest (e.g., faces and hands, plates, etc.) in a desired resolution to perform vision tasks, such as face recognition, facial expression analysis, detection of hand gestures, among others. The composition of such images and videos takes into account the similarity of objects in the same category to encode them more effectively, providing savings in terms of time transmission and storage.
Samsung EletrÔnica Da AmazÔnia Ltda.


 Electronic device with parallaxing unlock screen and method patent thumbnailnew patent Electronic device with parallaxing unlock screen and method
Unlocking an electronic device includes displaying a lock screen containing a simulated parallaxing three-dimensional scene on a touch screen of the electronic device; receiving user input gestures on the touch screen; parallaxing the displayed scene in accordance with the input gestures; and determining if the input gestures satisfy input requirements to unlock the electronic device and, if so, unlock the electronic device.. .
Sony Corporation


 Mobile terminal-based song recommendation patent thumbnailnew patent Mobile terminal-based song recommendation
Proposed is a mobile terminal-based song recommendation method. The method comprises the following steps: providing a gesture management interface in a mobile terminal, and receiving and storing a gesture symbol input by a user in the gesture management interface; establishing an association relationship between the gesture symbol and a key word recognized by the mobile terminal; receiving the gesture symbol input by the user; judging whether the gesture symbol input by the user is in the mobile terminal or not; and if the gesture symbol is in the mobile terminal, recommending one or more songs in the mobile terminal according to the gesture symbol..
Baidu Online Network Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.


 Mobile gesture reporting and replay with unresponsive gestures identification and analysis patent thumbnailnew patent Mobile gesture reporting and replay with unresponsive gestures identification and analysis
In gesture reporting and replay, touch events are captured from an operating system of a client device for touch actions on a touchscreen. The touch events are interpreted as gestures.
International Business Machines Corporation


 Multi-screen email client patent thumbnailnew patent Multi-screen email client
An email client having multiple screens that may be displayed in different corresponding ones of a plurality of different display portions of a handheld electronic device. The screens of the email client may be related by way of a dependency relationship and/or may provide for control between the various screens.
Z124


 Display apparatus, display control program, and display control method patent thumbnailnew patent Display apparatus, display control program, and display control method
A display apparatus (1) includes a display section (14), a gesture acceptance section (102), and a display control section (101). In providing a second scrolling display of a list, the display control section (101) identifies, among a plurality of items enumerated in the list, an item likely to have been missed by a user in a previous scrolling display and allows the display section to provide the scrolling display of the identified item at a speed different from a speed specified by a scroll gesture accepted by the gesture acceptance section (102) or in a display manner different from that of the other items..
Kyocera Document Solutions Inc.


 Dynamic icons for gesture discoverability patent thumbnailnew patent Dynamic icons for gesture discoverability
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for providing gesture discoverability with a mobile computing device. In one aspect, a method include actions of obtaining gesture definition data for a particular gesture.
Google Inc.


new patent

Projection-type video display device


In a projection-type video display device that displays an image by projecting the image onto a projection object starting from a desk surface, a display screen on which a position and a gesture operation of a user are reflected is displayed in a predetermined area. An illumination and a camera are disposed in the projection-type video display device installed on the desk surface, a gesture using user's fingers is detected, and, for example, a menu screen and an operation guide are displayed according to the gesture.
Hitachi Maxell, Ltd.


new patent

Mobile gesture reporting and replay with unresponsive gestures identification and analysis


In gesture reporting and replay, touch events are captured from an operating system of a client device for touch actions on a touchscreen. The touch events are interpreted as gestures.
International Business Machines Corporation


new patent

Input system


An input system includes a first gesture detection unit and a second gesture detection unit. The first gesture detection unit includes a first light emitting device for emitting a first light beam, a first light sensing device for receiving the first light beam reflected by a first motion trajectory generated by a user and outputting a first image signal, and a first processing unit for processing the first image signal and outputting a first command signal.
Pixart Imaging Incorporation, R.o.c.


new patent

Gesture input apparatus, gesture input method, and program for wearable terminal


A trajectory of a user's finger is converted to an input signal without touching a sensor. A gesture input apparatus 1 acquires images photographed by a camera 101 and a camera 102 when a user's finger draws a trajectory like arrows 202 and 203 by stroking, for example, reference numbers 201b and 201c from a reference number 201a, detects a user's fingerprint in the images, and stores the trajectory in a fingerprint position database 50.
Optim Corporation


new patent

Vehicle operating system using motion capture


Vehicle operating systems for operating a vehicle having a driving seat for a vehicle driver and at least one passenger seat for passengers are described. The vehicle operating system may include one or more camera devices for shooting images of hand actions of the driver or images of hand actions of a passenger, and a storage device for storing operating signals corresponding to hand actions.
Thunder Power Hong Kong Ltd.


new patent

Vehicle operating system using motion capture


Vehicle operating systems for operating a vehicle having a driving seat for a vehicle driver and at least one passenger seat for passengers are described. The vehicle operating system may include one or more camera devices for shooting images of hand actions of the driver or images of hand actions of a passenger, and a storage device for storing operating signals corresponding to hand actions.
Thunder Power Hong Kong Ltd.


new patent

Apparatus and inputting character


Provided are an apparatus and method for inputting a character the apparatus includes a recognition unit configured to measure lengths from arbitrary points on a user's hands to respective fingertips and recognize a click gesture using the measured lengths, a control unit configured to control character input according to the recognized click gesture, and a display unit configured to display a character pad for the character input and display a character input according to the click gesture recognized on the character pad.. .
Korea Electronics Technology Institute


Electronic device and information processing method


The present disclosure provides an electronic device and an information processing method. The electronic device comprises: a light emitter configured to emit lights; a sensor configured to acquire a first specified parameter which is formed based on a motion state or gesture of an operator; a processor configured to determine whether the first specified parameter meets a first preset condition, so as to obtain a first determination result, and configured to control the light emitter to emit the lights based on the first determination result at least in a case that the first specified parameter meets the first preset condition.
Lenovo (beijing) Limited


Audio systems and methods


A system for receiving multiple conversations or messages and for playing the multiple conversations or messages with a mobile device and wireless earpieces. The system may determine various presentation parameters based on various characteristics of the received messages and may play the messages such that audio appears at distinguishing locations around the user.
Qualcomm Incorporated


Order a batch download of a huge number of patent PDFs. Bulk PDF Downloads This is a premium service.

Social media platform


An improved social media or messaging platform can be provided, retaining in large measure both the immediacy and engagement of video conferencing, while not sacrificing benefits more characteristic of email and similar messaging platforms, such as asynchronous scheduling, bandwidth efficiency, and various administrative record-keeping benefits. Audio data and associated gesture data (for example, panning and zooming) is recorded by users in associating with image data, and shared with other users in a conversational thread, permitting a video-like experience without associated bandwidth overhead..
Blrt Pty Ltd


Distribution of endorsement indications in communication environments


Communication services enable users to communicate electronically over communication exchange channels using multiple modes of communication. Conversations between groups of users are common, where many communications may be exchanged repeatedly over a period of time.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


Endorsement indications in communication environments


Communication services enable two or more users to communicate electronically using multiple modes of communication. Conversations between groups of users are common, where one or more communications may be exchanged repeatedly over a period of time.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


Holographic interactive retail system


Systems and methods herein are directed to a holographic interactive retail system. In particular, various embodiments are described where a holographic image (e.g., pepper's ghost illusion) is used in a retail setting (e.g., storefront window), which, when combined with gesture control, allows people to walk up to the system and search for and buy products.
Ventana 3d, Llc


Suggestion selection during continuous gesture input


A computing device includes at least one processor and at least one module operable by the at least one processor to output, for display, a graphical keyboard comprising a plurality of keys, receive an indication of a first gesture portion, and determine, based on the first gesture portion, at least one candidate string. The at least one module may be further operable to output, for display at a first location of a display device, the at least one candidate string, receive an indication of a second gesture portion that traverses a location that corresponds to the at least one candidate string, wherein the first gesture portion and the second gesture portion are included in a single continuous gesture, select, based on the second gesture portion, the at least one candidate string, and output, for display at a second location of the display device, the at least one candidate string..
Google Inc.


Terminal and controlling terminal


Provided is a terminal allowing a user to easily search for and execute an application, and a method of controlling the terminal. The method includes displaying a first output screen including a screen of an application; receiving a first gesture; displaying a second output screen including a keyboard interface, according to the received first gesture; receiving a search word via the keyboard interface; displaying a third output screen including a list of applications searched by using the received search word; receiving a second gesture; and executing at least one application from among the applications, according to the received second gesture..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Multi-selector contextual action paths


An electronic device, computer implemented method and computer program product adapted to facilitate the management of and application of actions to objects displayed on the electronic device are disclosed. A wire metaphor, including so-called pass-through and lassoing techniques are used to illustrate the use of an uninterrupted gesture path to facilitate the contextual selection and application of a predefined action to associated target objects displayed on a mobile device that employs a touch screen user interface.
International Business Machines Corporation


User interaction with information handling systems using physical objects


Methods and systems for user interaction with information handling systems include using a physical object as a virtual input device. The virtual input device may be manipulated by a user to provide user input to an information handling system.
Dell Products L.p.


Method of actuating a tactile interface layer


A method for actuating a tactile interface layer for a device that defines a surface with a deformable region, comprising the steps of detecting a gesture of the user along the surface of the tactile interface layer that includes a movement of a finger of the user from a first location on the surface to a second location on the surface; interpreting the gesture as a command for the deformable region; and manipulating the deformable region of the surface based on the command.. .
Tactus Technology, Inc.


Gesture based computer interface system and method


gesture generated commands are input into a computer by use of a system including a hand movable input device having a hand-holdable housing for the effecting of a gesture by a user; and sensor apparatus for sensing predetermined motions of the housing with respect to a biaxial system and for transmitting signals corresponding to sensed motions of the housing, to a computer; signal interpretation software for interpreting signals from the sensor apparatus as being gesture-generated and for emitting a predetermined command to the computer corresponding to the gesture; non-visual display apparatus including one or more tactile output device; and a computer program for operating the non-visual display apparatus so as to provide to a user information relating to a combination of hand motions corresponding to a command.. .
Tactile World Ltd.


Method for activating an actuator of a motor vehicle, device configured to carry out the method, and computer program product


A method for activating an actuator of a motor vehicle, a device configured to carry out the method, and a computer program product. The method includes the detection of a gesture with the aid of a gesture-sensitive device and the activation of the actuator in response to the detected gesture.
Robert Bosh Gmbh


Gesture control method, apparatus and system


Disclosed are a gesture control method, device and system, during gesture control, a gesture control center identifies a gesture for a controlled device, and transmits manipulation information corresponding to an identified gesture to the controlled device; and the controlled device performs a corresponding operation according to received manipulation information. By means of gesture control techniques according to the disclosure, it is possible to ensure that gesture manipulation of multiple devices can be implemented by only one gesture identification device such as the gesture control center, and thus a unified gesture control is implemented, thereby avoiding possible malfunctions that may be generated during gesture control of different devices and also avoiding a waste of resources; furthermore, it is possible to provide a convenient manipulation way to devices that don't support manipulation through gesture identification and save costs for those devices to be added with a gesture identification component, and all above benefits improve effectively user satisfaction..
Zte Corporation


Mobile terminal and controlling the same


Provided is a mobile terminal including: a main body; a display unit that is arranged to the main body and to which screen information is output; a sensing unit that senses a gesture that is applied to a region outside of the main body; and a controller that performs a function associated with at least one portion of the screen information that is output to the display unit if a predetermined-type gesture is applied to the region outside of the main body.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.


Position-based interactive performance system


In various embodiments, a control application enables mobile control of output devices, such as speakers. In operation, the control application receives visual data from a mobile device and one or more cameras that track motions associated with the mobile device.
Harman International Industries, Inc


Electronic system with gesture processing mechanism and operation thereof


An electronic system includes a control unit, configured to identify a first sensor reading for capturing a gesture directed at a display interface using a first range profile; identify a second sensor reading for capturing the gesture directed at the display interface using a second range profile; calculate a blended position indicator based on the first sensor reading, the second sensor reading, or a combination thereof; and a communication interface, coupled to the control unit, configured to communicate the blended position indicator by generating a cursor at the blended position indicator.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Method for regulating a system for controlling a terminal device


A control system includes a housing engaged to a mounting surface, a sensor contained within the housing, a microcontroller unit connected to the sensor, a server in communication with the sensor, and a terminal device in communication with the server. The system starts in an idle mode with the microcontroller having low power consumption.
Swan Solutions Inc.


Method and using gestures to control a laser tracker


A method and system are provided for controlling a laser tracker remotely from the laser tracker through gestures performed by a user. The method includes providing a rule of correspondence between each of a plurality of commands and each of a plurality of user gestures.
Faro Technologies, Inc.


Systems and methods for qualitative assessment of sports performance


Sensor systems and methods for quantitative assessment of sports performance are disclosed. In one embodiment, a boxing data server comprises a memory storing predetermined profiles of arm acceleration or rotation over time for one or more types of punches, a radio for communicating with one or more sensors on one or more boxers, and one or more processors.
Ko Luxembourg Sarl


User interactions for a bandage type monitoring device


A body-mountable device includes a flexible substrate configured for mounting to a skin surface. The device includes an input component configured to receive inputs from a user, e.g., finger presses, swipes, motions of the sensing platform, or gestures.
Google Inc.


Detection of disease using gesture writing bio-markers


A method, system and apparatus for detecting a disorder of the central nervous system, comprises: recording an emg from muscle groups on left and right hands of patient; separating a gesture writing action into time intervals of postural and writing activity; recording emg activity from the same muscle groups during a resting time period; determining a plurality of indicators, comprising: identifying tremor peaks in emg spectral density; determining muscle tone like stiffness from emg spectral density determining muscle weakness from emg intensities; determining patterns of correlation waves; determining a delay from when a subject started writing after hearing an audio signal; determining the time of writing activity, when a pen is touching a tablet; determining the heights and shapes of characters from pen traces on a tablet; and assigning a point value to every indicator and calculating a combined score based on the point values.. .

Order a batch download of a huge number of patent PDFs. Bulk PDF Downloads This is a premium service.

Motorized shoe with gesture control


An article of footwear includes a motorized tensioning system, sensors, and a gesture control system. Based on information received from one or more sensors the gesture control system may detect a prompting gesture and enters an armed mode for receiving further instructions.
Nike, Inc.


Media streaming system and control method thereof


A media streaming system, a media streaming method and a non-transitory computer readable storage medium thereof are disclosed. The media streaming system includes a media source and a displayer device.
Htc Corporation


Adaptive remote control


A remote control that receives state information from an associated media device is disclosed. The remote control, in response to receiving data indicating that the media device is in a content state, may update an input assembly to indicate that the assembly may be used to perform a movement function.
Comcast Cable Communications, Llc


Proximity session mobility extension


A system and method for seamless exchange and interaction of multimedia content between communication devices are disclosed. The method can include the discovery and identification of devices within proximity of a sending device.
Mitel Networks Corporation


Portable device for indicating emergecny events


A portable device including a gesture recognizer module for automatically detecting a specific sequence of gestures is described. The portable device may be used to detect a health, safety, or security related event.

Ink experience for images


Techniques for an ink experience with images are discussed herein. In various implementations, an image is displayed via an image management application for viewing and/or editing images.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


Methods and systems for displaying content on multiple networked devices with a simple command


A method for displaying content displayed on one or more first devices on a second device is provided. The method includes receiving a request to display content currently displayed on a first device on a second device, the request including a gesture made on a screen of the first device, and pairing the first device to the second device.
Ebay Inc.


Screenreader user interface


The present disclosure relates to screenreader techniques and volume control techniques for electronic devices. In some embodiments, a device displays a plurality of user interface objects in an ordered progression.
Apple Inc.


Touch screen sonar adjustment systems and methods


Techniques are disclosed for systems and methods to provide touch screen sonar adjustment for mobile structures. A sonar adjustment system includes a user interface with a touch screen display and a logic device configured to communicate with the user interface and a sonar system.
Flir Belgium Bvba


Intraoral scanner with touch sensitive input


During a medical scan session, a computing device executing a medical scan application receives a touch input from a touch sensitive medical scanning device. The computing device determines whether the touch input comprises at least one of a hold gesture or a swipe gesture.
Align Technology, Inc.


Navigation user interface for compact mobile devices


A computer-implemented method for navigating time-based offers includes rendering a display image of a watch dial, symbols corresponding to each hour on the watch dial, and one or more time indicators, where each symbol corresponds to a time-based offer. The method also includes determining whether or not a touch event sensed at the touch display complies with a predefined gesture, and assigning, in response to the touch event complying with the predefined gesture, an action based on the predefined gesture, a display context and a temporal context..
Alibaba Group Holding Limited


Integrated near field sensor for display devices


A transmissive element including a diffractive and/or refractive pattern can be used with a display screen of a computing device to allow the display screen to function as a near field optical sensor (nfos). The nfos can be used to detect shadows cast on the display screen, and/or bright objects detected near the display screen, which can be used to determine the relative position of one or more features with respect to the device.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.


Using physical gestures to initiate call transfers between devices


Various technologies described herein pertain to using detected physical gestures to cause calls to transfer between client devices. A physical gesture between a first client device and a second client device can be detected (e.g., utilizing the first client device, the second client device, a disparate client-side device, a server, etc.).
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


Touch fee interface for augmented reality systems


A method and system for augmented reality. Images of a real world scene are obtained from one or more from one or more image sensors.
Eyesight Mobile Technologies, Ltd.


Devices, systems, and methods for controlling devices using gestures


Example devices, systems, and methods described herein extract gesture information from wireless signals. Examples described herein may extract gesture information from changes in the magnitude of the amplitude of the received wireless signals, or portions of the received wireless signals (e.g., channel state information, rssi information, rcpi information).
University Of Washington Through Its Center For Commercialization


Radar based user interface


An apparatus and method for radar based gesture detection. The apparatus includes a processing element and a transmitter configured to transmit radar signals.
Nvidia Corporation


Method for transmitting message, selling message box and computer-readable recording medium having program recorded thereon


Disclosed technology relates to a method for transmitting a message, and more specifically but without limitations, to a method for transmitting a message in which if a shooting gesture is inputted by a user, an image showing that a message box flies to a receiver is implemented as augmented reality and outputted to a screen, and a message is transmitted to the receiver. A method for transmitting a message in a user terminal according to one of the embodiments comprises the steps of: acquiring an image through a camera equipped in the user terminal; receiving a message transmission request from a user; outputting an image showing that a message box flies to the receiver while superimposing the image onto the acquired image according to the message transmission request; and transmitting the message to the receiver..

Recognizing selection regions from multiple simultaneous input


Selection regions can be recognized from multiple simultaneous inputs. Input selection regions are calculated from simultaneous contacts on a multi-touch input display surface.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


Three-dimensional virtualization


Three-dimensional virtualization may include receiving captured images of an entity and/or a scene, and/or capturing the images of the entity and/or the scene. The images may be connected in a predetermined sequence to generate a virtual environment.
Accenture Global Service Limited


Travel log for manipulation of content


Various embodiments provide a travel log for manipulation of content. In at least some embodiments, the travel log can be presented as a visual element of a web browser and can enable a user to navigate through visited content (e.g., web pages) via manipulation of the content using touch-based and/or touchless gestures.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


Order a batch download of a huge number of patent PDFs. Bulk PDF Downloads This is a premium service.

Portable multifunction device, method, and graphical user interface supporting user navigations of graphical objects on a touch screen display


In a computer-implemented method, at a portable multifunction device with a touch screen display, a series of ratings indicia are displayed on the touch screen display, wherein the ratings indicia comprise a lowest rating indicia and one or more progressively higher rating indicia. A finger gesture by a user on one or more of the ratings indicia is detected, wherein the finger gesture contacts a last rating indicia immediately prior to breaking contact with the touch screen display.
Apple Inc.


Method and device for managing item


A device includes: a display configured to display a container object and a plurality of items that are movable into the container object; a user input device configured to receive a user input; and a controller configured to in response to the user input indicating a first gesture moving from the container object to a current position of the user input, control the display to display a first connector along a first path of the first gesture, determine a first item of the plurality of items, the first item being located within a threshold distance from an end of the connector, and move the first item into the container object.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Systems, devices, and methods for touch-free typing


Systems, devices, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable media are provided for receiving data input via touch-free gestures and movements. For example, a data input device includes at least one processor for receiving information from a sensor.
Eyesight Mobile Technologies Ltd.


User-defined gesture enablement protocols for touch input device


A user interface method is disclosed. For a particular interface, such as a touch input device, the method involves defining an enablement protocol for a function and recording and retaining the enablement protocol of said function, such that a user enables the function by substantially reproducing the enablement protocol in the absence of spatial or temporal indication of at least a portion of the enablement protocol..
Zetta Research And Development Llc - Rpo Series


Wearable electronic apparatus


A wearable electronic apparatus includes a touch panel and a processor. The touch panel is configured for providing a touch interface and detecting a swipe gesture across the touch interface.
Htc Corporation


Electronic device and control method thereof


Methods and apparatuses are provided for detecting a gesture at an electronic device. The gesture is received through an input module of the electronic device.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Interface elements for managing gesture control


Approaches are described for enabling a user to utilize fingers or other features of both hands to interact with an interface on an electronic device. A user can hold an device such as a mobile phone in a first hand, and can use a finger of the other hand to navigate through an interface or other display, such as to move relative to the device to cause the interface to scroll, zoom, or otherwise adjust.
Amazon Technologies, Inc.


Method and controlling smart device


The present disclosure relates to a method and an apparatus for controlling a smart device. The method includes: when a first hand gesture is detected, preparing to switch a control relationship according to the first hand gesture and a first mapping relationship, the first mapping relationship including a corresponding relationship between hand gestures and respective control functions; when a second hand gesture is detected, determining a target controlled device according to the second hand gesture and a second mapping relationship, the second mapping relationship including a corresponding relationship between hand gestures and locations of respective controlled devices; establishing a first control relationship with the target controlled device; acquiring a third hand gesture; and controlling, according to the third hand gesture and the first mapping relationship, the target controlled device to perform an operation corresponding to the third hand gesture..
Xiaomi Inc.


Method and gesture detection in an electronic device


An electronic device includes one or more processors, a motion detector, another motion detector, such as a gyroscope or one or more accelerometers, and one or more proximity detectors. An amount of movement of the electronic device, an amount of rotation about an axis, and whether an object is proximately located with a major face of the electronic device can be determined.
Motorola Mobility Llc


Gesture recognition using frequency modulated continuous wave (fmcw) radar with low angle resolution


A method for operating a frequency modulated continuous wave (fmcw) radar system is provided that includes generating digital intermediate frequency (if) signals from radio frequency signals received by a small receive antenna array in the fmcw radar system and processing the digital if signals to determine whether or not a gesture was performed.. .
Texas Instruments Incorporated


Universal vehicle voice command system


Methods and systems are presented for accepting inputs into a vehicle or other conveyance to control functions of the conveyance. A vehicle control system can receive gestures and other inputs.
Autoconnect Holdings Llc


Monitoring device for sleep analysis and detection and caffeine consumption


Systems and methods are provided for monitoring a person's sleeping activities in a dwelling. A detection device is in communication with a user monitoring device.
Hello Inc.


Three dimensional (3d) glasses, 3d display system and 3d display method


The present disclosure provides 3d glasses, a 3d display system and a 3d display method. The 3d display system of the present disclosure includes a 3d display device and 3d glasses.
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.


Mobile terminal and controlling method thereof


A mobile terminal and controlling method thereof are disclosed, by which a prescribed function can be performed using a more intuitive gesture and voice input. The present invention includes a display unit, a microphone, a sensing unit configured to detect a gesture, and a controller configured to convert voice data, received based on the microphone, to a text in a first language, detect, using the sensing unit, a first gesture, and in response to detecting the first gesture, translate the text in the first language to text in a second language..
Lg Electronics Inc.


Wearable repetitive behavior awareness device and method


The present invention relates generally to an awareness enhancement apparatus and method for undesirable repeated behaviors, including but not limited to obsessive compulsive and related disorders, and most relevant to trichotillomania (hair pulling), onychophagia (nail biting), dermatillomania (skin picking) and thumb sucking, among others. More particularly, the invention relates to a sensing and feedback device and associated methods of use which indicates a behavior based on the user's physical gestures and positioning of the hands, these gestures and positions being related to these undesirable behaviors typical of such disorders and alerting the user so that he or she can reduce the behavior..

Guest vehicle user reporting


A system to access one or more user profiles that govern one or more vehicle functions. The system cooperates with a processor and verification module which are adapted to verify, using one or more of biometric information, gesture recognition, facial recognition and device identification information, that a user has authority to access the one or more user profiles, where the one or more profiles are stored in one or more of a vehicle, a cloud and a communications device.
Autoconnect Holdings Llc


User gesture driven avatar apparatus and method


Apparatuses, methods and storage medium associated with animating and rendering an avatar are disclosed herein. In embodiments, the apparatus may include a gesture tracker and an animation engine.
Intel Corporation


Gesture-based device


The use of gestures on a user device to interact with and obtain functionality from remote communication hub devices is disclosed. A user device includes an accelerometer or other motion detection device and a wireless communications capability.
Maxwell Forest Pty Ltd.


Method for recognizing gestures of a human body


Recognizing a gesture upon correlation of the angle of rotation with the preset value.. .

Password by touch-less gesture


A device and method to use a password by touch-less gesture are described. The device includes two or more ambient light sensors arranged at respective surface locations of the device, each of the two or more ambient light sensors measuring light intensity at the respective surface location.
Blackberry Limited


Seamless host system gesture experience for guest applications on touch based devices


Methods and apparatus relating to seamless host system gesture experience for guest applications on touch based devices are described. In an embodiment, host gesture capture (hgc) logic detects a gesture in response to a touch event.
Intel Corporation


Global standard template creation, storage, and modification


Methods and systems for a complete vehicle ecosystem are provided. Specifically, systems that when taken alone, or together, provide an individual or group of individuals with an intuitive and comfortable vehicular environment.
Autoconnect Holdings Llc


Apparatus and inputting character based on hand gesture


Provided are an apparatus and method for inputting a character based on a hand gesture. The apparatus includes a gesture recognition unit configured to recognize hand gestures of a user corresponding to horizontal directions, vertical directions, and diagonal directions, a control unit configured to control character input according to the directions of the recognized hand gestures, and a display unit configured to display a character pad for the character input and display characters input according to the directions of the hand gestures recognized on the character pad..
Korea Electronics Technology Institute


Method for defining content download parameters with simple gesture


A system and method of defining download parameters for downloading a desired content item is provided. A user presented with content on a display for downloading selects a desired content item to be downloaded by pointing to a visual thumbnail icon or representation of the desired content item.
Nokia Technologies Oy


Cross slide gesture


Techniques relating to scrolling, object selection, and object moving are discussed. Strokes are inputted by a user, for instance using a touch sensitive surface.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


Ultrasound sensing of proximity and touch


Ultrasound is used to detect the proximity of an object and whether the object touches a body of an electronic device. A transducer may produce ultrasonic waves to air and to the device body simultaneously.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


Method and detecting lift off on a touchscreen


A composite touchscreen incorporates acoustic pulse recognition sensing and capacitive sensing technology. The hybrid screen incorporates the advantages of each technology while minimizing the drawbacks.
Igt


Method and detecting lift off on a touchscreen


A composite touchscreen incorporates acoustic pulse recognition sensing and capacitive sensing technology. The hybrid screen incorporates the advantages of each technology while minimizing the drawbacks.
Igt


Visual gestures for a head mounted device


Visual gestures in a display device allow a user to select and activate features in a display of the display device. A sensor of the display device tracks an eye gaze of a user directed at a display of the display device.

Multiuse 3d ir for electronic device


A system and method for iris authentication in an electronic device employ an array of steered gesture recognition ir (infrared) leds (light emitting diodes) to provide illumination suited for each of a number of device operational modes. The gesture recognition ir leds are steered via mirror steering in an embodiment.
Motorola Mobility Llc


Method of providing tactile feedback and apparatus


A method includes detecting a query gesture and actuating, in response to the query gesture, an actuator to provide tactile feedback including information associated with the query gesture. The query gesture may be detected on a touch-sensitive display of a portable electronic device..
Blackberry Limited




Gesture topics:
  • Virtual Keyboard
  • Touchscreen
  • Electronic Device
  • User Interface
  • Characters
  • Display Panel
  • Touch Screen
  • Output Device
  • Input Device
  • Computing Device
  • Device Control
  • Computer Vision
  • Mobile Terminal
  • Ball Mouse
  • Navigation


  • Follow us on Twitter
    twitter icon@FreshPatents

    ###

    This listing is a sample listing of patent applications related to Gesture for is only meant as a recent sample of applications filed, not a comprehensive history. There may be associated servicemarks and trademarks related to these patents. Please check with patent attorney if you need further assistance or plan to use for business purposes. This patent data is also published to the public by the USPTO and available for free on their website. Note that there may be alternative spellings for Gesture with additional patents listed. Browse our RSS directory or Search for other possible listings.


    1.222

    4602

    1 - 1 - 104