|| List of recent Interactive-related patents
| 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.
| Method and system for synchronized multi-venue experience and production|
The present disclosure discloses methods and systems for an interactive event experience capable of synchronizing two or more physical venues, with live events happening at one or more venues. In some embodiments, a system may synchronize the live event experience by equalizing remote participants with local ones, and remote shared screens with local ones.
| Panel user interface for an intelligent television|
An intelligent television, methods for displaying content, and methods for user interaction between the intelligent television and the user are provided. In general, a user is provided with an application panel allowing for navigation, categories, favorites, and search options that enable one or more functions associated with the intelligent television.
| Program guide system with flip and browse advertisements|
An interactive television program guide is provided in which advertisements may be displayed in program listings display regions on program guide screens. The program listings display regions may be browse displays or flip displays.
| Interactive product placement system and method therefor|
A method for presenting advertisements for commercial products in video productions, whereby the commercial product is placed in the video production as an element of the video production. A viewer is enabled to interact with the video production to select the product.
| Computer-implemented methods and computer systems for combining multichannel content presentation within interactive lottery/gaming environment in an interactive presentation device of a lottery/game operator|
In some embodiments, the instant invention provides for a computer-implemented method having at least the following: presenting, by a specialized interactive presentation device, to a user, a touchscreen divided into: a first function area, a second function area, and a third function area; where the specialized interactive presentation device is located at a physical establishment that provides gaming, lottery, or both; where the first function area, the second function area, and the third function area are configured to function independently from each other and concurrently with each other; displaying, by the specialized interactive presentation device, in the first function area, advertisement content related to lottery, gaming, or both; displaying, by the specialized interactive presentation device, in the second function area, event content for a live or stored event; displaying, by the specialized interactive presentation device, in the third function area, an interactive non-lottery game, an interactive lottery game, or both.. .
| Interactive control apparatus|
An interactive control apparatus for controlling an oct imaging apparatus instructs, in response to detection of a first instruction signal from a pointer device, a specific action to the oct imaging apparatus according to selected icon displayed on a display unit, and instructs, in response to detection of a second instruction signal from the pointer device, a specific action to the oct imaging apparatus according to a preparation status of the oct imaging apparatus when the second instruction signal is detected.. .
| Information storage medium having interactive graphic data for using a pointer to control a menu of audio/video data and method and apparatus for reproducing stored data|
An apparatus for reproducing stored data by using a pointer is provided. The apparatus including: a reader which reads audio/video (av) data and interactive graphic data including at least one menu; an information input which obtains information related to the position of the pointer; a decoder which decodes the av data and the interactive graphic data; and a controller which determines a selection state of a button included in the at least one menu by comparing information related the position and size of the button, included in the interactive graphic data, with the information related to the position of the pointer..
| 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.
| Method for generating or updating an interactive webpage|
Two or more rendering elements and at least one page code object are provided within the main layout of a webpage. At least one of the rendering elements defines interactive functionality allowing changes to be performed to the rendering element.
| Methods and apparatus for performing an analysis of sustainability of a retirement investment portfolio|
Described herein are methods and apparatus for performing an interactive, computer-implemented analysis of the sustainability of an investment portfolio to support a retirement income need for a client. In certain embodiments, the technology determines an optimum allocation of an investment portfolio in accordance with client goals, conveys a measure of the sustainability of the investment portfolio to provide sufficient income over the length of the client's retirement, allows adjustment of the portfolio by the client, determines a revised measure of sustainability, and provides information about the potential financial legacy that will be left to the client's heirs..
| System and method for shared interactive network platform for real estate transactions|
An online computerized platform and method are presented for aiding members of a network related to real estate transactions. In some aspects users that are prospective buyers or renters can establish a user-centric network of service providers relating to real estate, including agents, loan entities, legal and labor services, and other relevant contacts in a custom network for such users.
| Secure system for conducting product sales over a computer network|
Methods and apparatus are described which provide secure interactive communication of text and image information between a central server computer and one or more client computers located at remote sites for the purpose of storing and retrieving files describing and identifying unique products in connection with sales of the products. Textual information and image data relating to products received from one or more of the remote sites are stored separately at the location of the central server computer.
| Digital hospitality menu|
A specially designed restaurant menu featuring interactive digital video that showcases pictures of each menu item, along with convenient language selection. Design intent is to provide restaurant patrons with a unique new way in which to choose their meals while also helping them to be better informed about the items ordered..
| 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.
| Interactive real-time marketing systems, their methods of production and use|
Interactive and active information executable applications comprise: a) at least one marketing campaign item, b) at least one piece of insight information, c) at least one dynamic consumer profile, d) at least one metric bank, and e) at least one storage medium. Methods for implementing and utilizing an interactive and active information executable application include: providing at least one marketing campaign item, providing or collecting at least one piece of insight information, providing at least one metric bank, storing the at least one piece of insight information on the at least one metric bank, utilizing or accessing at least one metric bank, developing at least one dynamic consumer profile from the at least one piece of insight information, and accessing at least one computer readable storage medium..
| System and method for creating and implementing scalable and effective surveys and testing methods with human interaction proof (hip) capabilities|
A system and method provide digital online surveys and testing using interactive multi-media content with an option to enable and disable human interaction proof (hip) capabilities. The system may use random interactivity with multi-media content as hip validation and subsequently make the user take a test or online survey.
| System and method for developing a design and price of a panel structure|
A system and method for producing a quote for an insulated panel structure. The system comprises a user terminal device in communication with one or more computing devices.
| Custom orthodontic appliance system and method|
Various features are provided for a custom orthodontic appliance manufacturing or designing system. These include features for inputting of data of patient anatomy and practitioner decisions, features for interactively or automatically manipulating data to arrive at applicant characteristics, and features for affecting design or manufacture of the appliance..
| Patient mobility surface assessment system and method|
A patient support apparatus includes a control system that measures changes in the pressure of one or more zones of a patient supporting surface and utilizes the changes in pressure to determine the mobility of a person supported on the patient supporting surface. The mobility of the person may be measured using one of several methods.
| Digital interactive toy|
Digital interactive toy comprises a structure (1) from any shape and theme, providing seats (2) and stands (3) for placing one or more tablets (4) in front of such seats, where users can have fun with different gaming applications, being the interactions effected by touches of the screens of tablets (4).. .
| Controller input for interactive gaming system|
A control system for an interactive gaming system has a pair of controller assemblies for being supported in respective hands of the game participant. Each controller assembly includes a first housing locating motion tracking circuitry therein, a second housing locating navigation circuitry therein having a finger actuated navigation input, and a coupling housing arranged to selectively couple the first and second housings together so as to remain readily separable from one another..
| Interactive property communication system|
Disclosed herein, among other things, are apparatus and methods for interactive property communication. In various embodiments, an interactive property communication system includes two or more property communication nodes (pcns) each adapted for coupling to an electrical service.
| Toy vehicle with rollover stunt movements|
An illustrative toy vehicle is provided having a two-section chassis and a pivot mechanism rotatably attaching the two sections. The vehicle has the ability to move in multiple orientations and execute movements including a side rollover movement where the pivot mechanism assists in directing the vehicle to roll over from a first orientation to a second orientation about a central axis.
| Interactive learning and performance enhancement system|
The present invention comprises a system and method for monitoring participants in an educational environment and comprises: obtaining a set of predefined parameters, obtaining a first data set and a second data set, wherein the first data set comprises standardized summary data relating to the educational environment and the second data set comprises non-standardized granular data relating to the educational environment, converting the second data set into a standardized data set (a third data set) by identifying relationships between a value in the first data set and a value in the second data set, storing the standardized data sets in a consolidated data set on a memory resource, and generating a notification when the data in the consolidated data set satisfies the set of predefined parameters.. .
| Real time automatic caller speech profiling|
A computer-implemented method, system, and/or computer program product recognizes a voice input received by an interactive voice recognition system. An unintelligible voice input, which is unintelligible due to background noise at the caller's location, is received from a caller.
| Visual selection of call path through an interactive voice response map|
In an example embodiment, a visual map of an interactive voice response (ivr) system is provided to a client device such as a smartphone. The ivr map includes destinations and/or paths.
| Method and device for ordering a custom orthopedic device|
A method and device for digital measuring and ordering a custom orthopedic device includes an interactive method intended to assist clinicians select, measure and submit precise specifications for patients requiring custom orthopedic devices. The method includes a plurality of menus permitting the clinician to input specifications and submit orders electronically with the specifications and other data packaged together.
| Inkjet printing fluid composition|
An inkjet printing fluid composition including water, a colorant, and a first polymer and a second polymer, wherein the first and second polymers have interactive functional groups and the second polymer is selected to form in the fluid a water soluble associated complex with the first polymer. Each of the first and second polymers are present at a concentration of at least 0.1 wt %, and the first and second polymers are present at a combined concentration of at least 1 wt %..
| Tensor displays|
In exemplary implementations of this invention, an automultiscopic display device includes (1) one or more spatially addressable, light attenuating layers, and (2) a controller which is configured to perform calculations to control the device. In these calculations, tensors provide sparse, memory-efficient representations of a light field.
| Interactive augmented reality system and portable communication device and interaction method thereof|
An interactive augmented reality system includes an interactive object and a portable communication device. The communication device includes a control module, an image capture module and a communication module.
| Apparatus, system and method for virtually fitting wearable items|
Provided herein are systems, apparatuses, methods and computer program products for virtually and interactively fitting at least one wearable item on a user.. .
| Ar glasses specific user interface and control interface based on a connected external device type|
This disclosure concerns an interactive head-mounted eyepiece with an integrated processor for handling content for display and an integrated image source for introducing the content to an optical assembly through which the user views a surrounding environment and the displayed content, wherein the eyepiece has a user interface and control interface based on a connected external device type.. .
| Ar glasses specific control interface based on a connected external device type|
This disclosure concerns an interactive head-mounted eyepiece with an integrated processor for handling content for display and an integrated image source for introducing the content to an optical assembly through which the user views a surrounding environment and the displayed content, wherein the eyepiece has a control interface based on a connected external device type.. .
| Interactive three dimensional displays on handheld devices|
Techniques are disclosed for rendering an anamorphic projection of 3d scene geometry on a handled device using a correct asymmetric perspective geometry projection. Once pose of the handheld device is determined, a relative eye position may be inferred when the device is tilted away from an initial or default pose, based on data supplied by accelerometers.
| Absolute and relative positioning sensor fusion in an interactive display system|
An interactive display system including a wireless pointing device, and positioning circuitry capable of determining absolute and relative positions of the display at which the pointing device is aimed. An error value between the absolute position and an estimated or actual relative position at the point in time of the absolute position is determined, and a compensation factor is determined from this error value that is applied to subsequent relative positioning results..
| Interactive medical device monitoring and management system|
A system for improving medical device management for a patient is also provided. The system can include a portable wireless device having an ecu, memory and an interactive remote patient monitoring module (irpmm) for at least one medical device.
| Interactive and direct transmission of data from signs and billboards|
Provided are techniques for receiving a message from a user device; calculating the location and heading of the user device; correlating the location of the user device with any advertising or information display device in proximity to the user device; correlating a product with the display device; generating a second message with information stored in conjunction with the display device; and transmitting the second message to the user device. In one embodiment, a third message may be generated comprising an acceptance of an offer corresponding to the first or second message.
| Grid interactive double conversion inverter|
A system includes an uninterruptible power supply and a grid-tie inverter, connected to batteries via double conversion of high quality dc power sources. A grid interactive double conversion unit includes dc source with mppt control and power modulation; a bi-directional dc battery port; a bi-direction ac grid port; a pure sine wave ac output; a generator ac input, and dc contacts to prevent the inverter from back feeding generator during a power failure..
| Novelty vehicle side-step modification kit|
A novelty vehicle side step accessory kit is provided that offers users an interactive and aesthetically pleasing means of customizing their vehicle. The device has one or more pressure plates disposed on a vehicle side rail.
| Interactive toy dressing system|
Systems and methods for providing an interactive toy dressing system. The system is designed to provide not only coordinating toy outfit purchasing advice, but can provide a play environment which assists users in determining coordinating clothing options that are available, and locating them for purchase..
|System and method for creating and implementing scalable and effective multi-media objects with human interaction proof (hip) capabilities|
Embodiments of the invention provide a method and apparatus (“system”) that overcome the above-mentioned problems among others and provide an innovative solution aimed at creating an interactive, dynamic and effective multi-media object with hip capabilities which may be used in online advertising, security, and user-defined security. The system leverages the existing hip captcha real estate to create multi-media objects that guarantee a captivated audience, especially in online advertising.
|Methods and apparatus that support addressable interactive applications|
Methods and apparatus for supporting targeted advertising and/or other targeted applications in set top boxes which use data and/or applications, e.g., ebif (enhanced tv binary interchange format) applications, are described. Application level targeting is supported in which an application running on different stbs presents different application behavior and/or presents different visual sub-elements depending on the content of a subscriber profile on the particular individual stb.
|Media center panels for an intelligent television|
An intelligent tv can organize metadata about media items for display in a variety of contextual panels. The panels may be interactive or informational and may provide recommendations of other media items to the user.
|Client-server based interactive guide with server storage|
An interactive television program guide system is provided. An interactive television program guide provides users with an opportunity to select programs for recording on a remote media server.
|Interactive television program guide system with pay program package promotion|
A system is provided that allows a user to select a pay program for purchase from a program guide. The program guide determines whether the selected program is part of a package of pay programs.
|Electronic program guide and preview window|
An intelligent television and methods for user interaction between the intelligent television and the user are provided. In general, a user is provided with navigation, notification, and setup options which enable one or more functions associated with the intelligent television.
|Live television application on top of live feed|
An intelligent television and methods for user interaction between the intelligent television and the user are provided. In general, a user is provided with navigation, notification, and setup options which enable one or more functions associated with the intelligent television.
A method may include providing a live, interactive program or information associated with the live, interactive program on a video display device; and providing a live interactive content icon on the video display device when a current time is before an end time of the live, interactive program, the live interactive content icon indicating that live interactive content is available for the live, interactive program.. .
|Dynamic arrangment of an application center based on usage|
An intelligent tv can dynamically arrange applications in an application center based on usage. The application center provides contextual panels with detailed information about selected applications and provides recommended applications.
|Method and apparatus for interactive programming using captioning|
A method and system for the creation of interactive programming using captions. A caption and program information extractor monitors a broadcast media signal having captions and program information encoded in the broadcast media signal.
|Voice and video control of interactive electronically simulated environment|
A method of moving objects in a graphical user interface, includes obtaining a video image of a user of the interface; displaying the video image on a display such that the video image is superposed with one or more objects displayed on the display; and moving one or more objects displayed on the display based on recognition of motions of the video image of the user. Recognition of motions of the video image may include recognition of motions of an image of the user's hand..
|Apparatus and method for providing a digital bezel without occluding interactive content|
An apparatus, method, and computer program product are described that provide for an active digital bezel area on a display of a device. A region associated with presentation of the bezel area to be provided may be determined, and a determination may be made as to whether the region coincides with an interactive content item presented on the display.
|Method and user interface device for efficient collaboration in a maintenance environment|
Embodiments include methods for creating collaborative information threads relating to maintenance or repair, comprising receiving a user selection of an equipment unit; displaying information related to one or more collaborative threads, where each thread corresponds to a task related to the selected unit; receiving user selection of one of the collaborative threads; and displaying at least a portion of the selected collaborative thread, including one or more previous actions and one or more continuation options. Embodiments also include methods for interactive selection and display of maintenance or repair information, comprising displaying a visual representation of an equipment; receiving user selection of a region for which information is desired; displaying a list of elements within the region; receiving a user selection of one of the elements; and displaying information related to the selected element.
|Mobile device with graphical user interface for interacting with a building automation system|
A mobile device with a graphical user interface for remotely monitoring and/or remotely interacting with a configurable building automation systems (bas). In particular, the mobile device's graphical user interface includes a screen portion and a navigation bar portion, wherein the navigation bar portion has plurality of icons, and each of the icons being associated with an interactive screen that can be displayed in the screen portion, one at a time..
|Web integrated interactive voice response|
A communication service is provided by audibly interacting with a user in a communication in accordance with an audible menu used for audible interaction. A networked web-integrated interaction system determines, during the communication and based on an audible interaction with the user, to provide the user with a visual menu used for visual interaction.
|Apparatus and method for processing an interactive service|
A method of processing an interactive service and an apparatus thereof are disclosed. The present invention includes receiving uncompressed audio contents or uncompressed video contents from an external decoding unit, extracting an identifier of a frame from the received content, sending a request containing the identifier to a server and receiving a trigger for the content from the server based on the request, wherein the trigger indicates the current time of the contents and references a particular interactive event in an application parameter table or signals that the event is to be executed now or at a specified future time and the application parameter table includes information about at least one of applications..
|Methods and systems for searching and displaying a plurality of entities within an interactive user interface|
Inventive systems and methods for retrieving and displaying a plurality of entities associated with a plurality of content sources in response to a search query is disclosed. In preferred embodiments of the systems and methods, the present invention addresses the need to search and relate a plurality of entities across a plurality of content sources, and then displaying the search results in an interactive user interface that simultaneously updates and modifies the display of associated entities and related content.
|Interactive retail shopping environment and interfaces employed therein|
An interactive retail shopping system includes one or more computing devices and a date store operatively coupled to the computing devices. Each of the computing devices includes a processor, memory operatively coupled to the processor and a display device operatively coupled to the processor for exhibiting data and information thereon.
|Method and apparatus for providing reference content|
An interactive grid display presented on a communications device offers a frontline representative of an enterprise or other user at a work site access to information for addressing a client's request. Available information is sorted and selected via the interactive grid based on a number of primary categories that are identified along one dimension of the grid and a number of subcategories identified along another dimension of the grid.
|System and method for interactive mobile ads|
Methods and systems are provided herein for an interactive mobile advertisement, which incentivizes the user to interact with the advertisement. The interactive mobile advertisement may have a game-like format suitable for mobile platforms.
|System and method for monitoring and rewarding an incentivized activity|
A system and method for monitoring and rewarding a user's participation in an incentivized activity is constructed and arranged to verify that the user is engaging in the incentivized activity as a condition for awarding an incentive. The system may be configured to verify whether the user is engaging in the incentivized activity at all, or to monitor the quality of the user's participation in the incentivized activity.
|Methods for encouraging energy-efficient behaviors based on a network connected thermostat-centric energy efficiency platform|
A home energy efficiency platform is described having as its fundamental component a network-connected, multi-sensing learning thermostat that leverages a visually pleasing interactive display associated therewith to encourage energy-saving behavior by a competitive gamesmanship modality, either in terms of self-competition in which a users energy-saving performance is measured against themselves over time, or in terms of community competition in which a users energy-saving behavior is measured against a relevant community.. .
|Methods and systems for interactive implementation of medical guidelines|
Methods and systems for interactive implementation of medical guidelines.. .
|Method of and system for using conversation state information in a conversational interaction system|
A method of using conversation state information in a conversational interaction system is disclosed. A method of inferring a change of a conversation session during continuous user interaction with an interactive content providing system includes receiving input from the user including linguistic elements intended by the user to identify an item, associating a linguistic element of the input with a first conversation session, and providing a response based on the input.
|System and method for providing an alumni engagement platform and game|
There is provided a system and method and method for playing a multi-player interactive game in conjunction with a specific college sports game or other specific event, and a platform for college sports, alumni, booster clubs and similar organizations to accept donations and earn revenue through advertisements. The system and method may be implemented in many forms, including via the internet or one or more computers networked together, or on a personal mobile device such as a tablet or smart phone..
|Apparatus and method for the deployment and monitoring of control logic|
An automation controller is selected using a graphical user interface. The graphical user interface presents an interactive map of a geographical area to a single user and the interactive map has one or more selectable and navigable display levels.
|Interactive tether using tension and feedback|
A wand-shaped handheld device tethered to a fixed structure in a gaming system by one or more cables wound around reels. The handheld device includes a button on a top thereof as a secondary input means.
|Interactive advisory system|
A method for locating at least one individual located remotely from a broadcast network. An analysis unit compares user profiles, dynamic locations stored in the communicator location database, and/or fixed locations entered into the analysis unit.
|Systems and methods for enhancing a user visit to a site premises|
Exemplary systems and methods for enhancing a user visit to a site premises are disclosed. An exemplary method includes a mobile device tracking a geographic location of the mobile device, accessing site data associated with a site premises, and providing an interactive user interface configured to enhance a visit of a user of the mobile device to the site premises based on the site data associated with the site premises and the geographic location of the mobile device within the site premises.
|Predictive executive functioning models using interactive tangible-graphical interface devices|
A method of diagnosing attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (adhd). The method employs a tangible graphical interactive game wherein the interactive game employs a plurality of tangible graphical cubes.
|System and method for on-line interactive learning and feedback|
A system and method for on-line interactive learning and feedback is provided. The system elicits user responses and provides a means for the users to evaluate responses and receive feedback from other users and from subject matter experts..
|System, components and methodologies for training and testing on cardiac compressions|
Disclosed are methodologies, a system and components thereof and associated computer programs for providing training/testing of one or more users performing treatment of sudden cardiac arrest(sca) victims. The system provides computer controlled interactive instruction and testing methodologies that enable one or more users to be trained and/or tested using a plurality of mannequins including circuitry and hardware that enable each users compressions to analyzed for rate, depth and recoil to ensure that each user is performing the chest compressions properly.