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 Method and system for customizing point of sale item selection listing patent thumbnailMethod and system for customizing point of sale item selection listing
A method for submitting preselected, customized data exchanged between a mobile device and a point of sale includes: establishing, by a communication module of a point of sale device, a communication connection between the point of sale device and a mobile computing device in geographic proximity to the point of sale device; receiving, by a receiving device of the point of sale device, a data signal electronically transmitted by the mobile computing device via the communication connection, wherein the data signal is superimposed with at least one custom item identifier; identifying, by a data identification module of the point of sale device, one or more preselected, customized menu options based on at least the at least one custom item identifier; and submitting, to an order processing module of the point of sale device, the identified one or more preselected, customized menu options.. .
Mastercard International Incorporated


 Computer-generated accurate yield map data using expert filters and spatial outlier detection patent thumbnailComputer-generated accurate yield map data using expert filters and spatial outlier detection
A method and system for decontaminating raw yield maps by combining filters with spatial outlier detectors is provided. In an embodiment, the method comprises receiving over a computer network electronic digital data comprising first yield data representing crop yields harvested from an agricultural field; applying one or more filters to the first yield data to identify, from the first yield data, first outlier data; generating first filtered data from the first yield data by removing the first outlier data from the first yield data; identifying, in the first filtered data, second outlier data representing outlier values based on one or more outlier characteristics; generating second outlier data from the first filtered data by removing the second outlier data from the first filtered data; generating and causing displaying on a mobile computing device a graphical representation of the crop yields harvested from the agricultural field using only the second outlier data..
The Climate Corporation


 System and  automatic measurement and recording patent thumbnailSystem and automatic measurement and recording
A method and apparatus for automatically measuring and storing a various measured values of an item, or a sequence of measured values of one or more item(s) suitable for single-handed use by a user. In particular, the present invention relates to a mobile computing device with one or more sensors for determining when to measure and record a particular value of one or more items.
Squadle, Inc.


 Non-intrusive proximity based advertising and message delivery patent thumbnailNon-intrusive proximity based advertising and message delivery
Provided are techniques for controlling message delivery corresponding to a near field communication (nfc) device, comprising establishing, on a mobile computing device, a rule-based session corresponding to a nfc device; executing an application, corresponding to the nfc device, in conjunction with the session; and responsive to detecting a condition meeting a criterion corresponding to the rule-based session, limiting execution of the application on the mobile computing device in conformity with the criterion.. .
International Business Machines Corporation


 Speech-based conversion and distribution of textual articles patent thumbnailSpeech-based conversion and distribution of textual articles
A method, comprises identifying an article embedded within a file stored in a computer-readable memory; extracting content of the article from the file; converting any non-textual portions of the content into a textual format; sending the content to a computing device that is configured to accept the content, parse the content, tokenize the content, pass tokenized content to a voice synthesizer of the mobile computing device, and audibly output the content. Devices to perform the method are also disclosed..
Zinio Llc


 Method and system for active learning patent thumbnailMethod and system for active learning
A method and system for conducting interactive classroom learning that can utilize a plurality of electronic audio and video equipment, mobile computing devices, and processing servers, interconnected via a first network infrastructure in a classroom or presentation hall to deliver seamlessly interactive multimedia contents to each of one or more participants in classroom or presentation hall; wherein the participants comprises one or more lecturers or presenters, and one or more students or audiences. The method and system allow the control and coordination of the electronic audio and video equipment, mobile computing devices, and the processing servers to deliver the interactive multimedia contents to the participants in the classroom or presentation hall simultaneously and to facilitate the information input-output interactions to and from the participants; wherein the interactive multimedia contents can be divided into multiple parts or streams, and each being personalized for each or each subset of the participants..
Active Learning Solutions Holdings Limited


 Server and point-of-sale terminal configured for higher throughput processing of returned merchandise patent thumbnailServer and point-of-sale terminal configured for higher throughput processing of returned merchandise
A server includes a communication interface through which the server communicates with a mobile computing device of a user, a storage unit storing transaction data of a product purchased by the user, and a control unit. The control unit is configured to control the communication unit to transmit, to the mobile computing device, the transaction data and a link for retrieving a code symbol of the product, and in response to an operation of the link on the mobile computing device, transmit to the mobile computing device image data of the code symbol, such that the code symbol is displayed on a display unit of the mobile computing device..
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha


 Indicating advertised states of native applications in application launcher patent thumbnailIndicating advertised states of native applications in application launcher
A mobile computing device includes a computing processor that displays an indication in association with a native application icon to indicate that an advertised state of the native application can be accessed by pressing and holding the icon. The mobile computing device receives a user selection includes a press-and-hold of the native application icon.
Quixey, Inc.


 Indicating advertised states of native applications in application launcher patent thumbnailIndicating advertised states of native applications in application launcher
A mobile computing device includes a computing processor that displays an indication in association with a native application icon to indicate that an advertised state of the native application can be accessed by pressing and holding the icon. The mobile computing device receives a user selection includes a press-and-hold of the native application icon.
Quixey, Inc.


 Generating a contextual-based sound map patent thumbnailGenerating a contextual-based sound map
Acoustic information is obtained from an acoustic sensor of a mobile computing device. Location information of the mobile computing device can be obtained from location sensors of the mobile computing device.
Arcsecond, Inc.


Method and system for providing secure access and data storage to mobile computing devices

Described herein are method and system for providing secure access and data storage to mobile computing devices utilizing wireless connection. A personal data storage device stores and provides identity tag and owner's data.

Mobile digital property portfolio management system

A mobile property portfolio management system provides the capability of generating, maintaining, searching and displaying property portfolio data from a mobile device such as a smartphone (e.g., iphone), tablet (e.g., ipad) or any other mobile computing device. The property portfolio management system comprises a mobile or client portion, a central or server portion and optional satellite offices.
Gazit Group Usa, Inc.

Structured touch screen interface for mobile forms generation for customer relationship management (crm)

A method, system and computer program product for touch screen interface utilization during forms generation in a crm system is provided. The method includes logically subdividing into different discrete portions, a touch screen of a mobile computing device and associating each with a particular record field for a multiplicity of different records in the crm system.
Sugarcrm Inc.

User interface for wide angle photography

The disclosed technology includes switching between a normal or standard-lens ui and a panoramic or wide-angle photography ui responsive to a zoom gesture. In one implementation, a user gesture corresponding to a “zoom-out” command, when received at a mobile computing device associated with a minimum zoom state, may trigger a switch from a standard lens photo capture ui to a wide-angle photography ui.
Google Inc.

Enabling application functions responsive to biometric input from more than one person

A method includes running an application on a mobile computing device, the mobile computing device accepting biometric input, and the mobile computing device enabling one or more function of the application only in response to the biometric input indicating that more than one person is present in the same location. Examples of suitable biometric input include a fingerprint, heartbeat, iris scan, facial recognition, and voice recognition.
Lenovo Enterprise Solutions (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Mobilized laundry service system

A distributed laundry system having mobilized laundry vehicles, including true laundry conveyors in the vehicles, and including a specialized distributed computer network in the vehicles to handle the circumstances of mobile laundry operations, such as special laundry instructions. In addition, procedures and operations which allow the vehicles to cooperate to provide efficient pickup and drop off services at locations of the customers' choices (such as at home or work), including flexible territories for the trucks, customer user interfaces on mobile devices such as cell phones, mobile computing devices and the like, and precise time estimates of pick-up and drop-off times..

System and vehicle sales management

A method includes supplying a mobile computing device to a vehicle salesperson, checking in to a mobile showroom, wherein checking in to a mobile showroom makes available the vehicle salesperson for ups, and determining if the vehicle salesperson is assigned an up.. .
The Reynolds And Reynolds Company

Method and system for managing the use of dietary supplements and drugs through mobile devices

A mobile apparatus for monitoring and managing periodic intake of dietary supplements or drug-based products utilizing user health and wellbeing updates. The mobile apparatus is a mobile computing device configured to execute a mobile application.
Serotonin, Inc

Importing data using a mobile computing device

Some embodiments of the present invention include a method for importing one or more datasets using a computing system with a small display screen. The data in the one or more datasets may then be used for data analysis using the small display screen.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Secure island computing system and method

A mobile computing device includes a secure token, having an embedded processor, a secure persistent storage medium, and a read only memory; and, an application processor and application memory separate from the embedded processor, the secure persistent storage medium, and the read only memory. The application memory stores application instructions for execution by the application processor.
Pacid Technologies, Llc

Generating dashboards using a mobile computing device

Some embodiments of the present invention include a method for generating a dashboard using a display screen of a mobile computing system and includes displaying one or more dataset identifiers on a display screen of a mobile computing system. Based on detecting a selection of a dataset identifier, displaying one or more widgets on the display screen of the mobile computing system.
Salesforce.com, Inc.

Smart physiological monitoring system

A smart physiological monitoring system. In a first embodiment, a smart physiological monitoring system comprises a smart physiological monitoring apparatus communicably coupled with an internet router and a mobile computing device via wireless transmission circuitry, the wireless communication circuitry of the smart physiological monitoring apparatus comprising wi-fi communication circuitry and bluetooth communication circuitry.

Generating sequenced instructions for connecting through captive portals

Embodiments produce a set of instructions for connecting to a network through a network access point based on data crowdsourced from mobile computing devices. The crowdsourced data describes interactions between the mobile computing devices and the network access point when establishing a connection to the network.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

System and using a symbol as instruction for a mobile identity to initiate transfer of authenticated identity information to a target system

Some implementations may provide a machine-assisted method to obtain access to an otherwise restricted resource, including: retrieving, by using the mobile device, a multi-dimensional symbol being displayed on a display device different from the mobile computing device, the multi-dimensional symbol encoding authentication actions for the mobile computing device to perform such that an identity of a user from the mobile device is verified; decoding data in the multi-dimensional symbol to retrieve information encoding the authentication actions; performing the authentication actions as encoded in the multi-dimensional symbol such that the identity of the user is verified; in response to having the identity of the user verified, causing the user to obtain access to the otherwise restricted resource.. .
Morphotrust Usa, Llc

System and using a symbol as instruction for a target system to request identity information and authentication from a mobile identity

Some implementations may provide a method to have a user authenticated at a point of service. The method includes: accessing, by a target system, a multi-dimensional symbol rendered on a display of a mobile computing device of the user, the multi-dimensional symbol encoding endpoints and actions for the target system to perform in order to request and authenticate an identity of a user; decoding data in the multi-dimensional symbol to retrieve an identity token plus information about the authentication actions and the user's identity system; requesting the corresponding authentication actions of the user's identity system to include specific authentication measures for the user to perform as well as data for the user to release; and performing the authentication actions as requested and encoded in the multi-dimensional symbol such that the physical identity of the user of the mobile computing device is verified and the user consents to release the requested identity information at the point of service..
Morphotrust Usa, Llc

Technologies for touch-free multi-factor authentication

Technologies for authenticating a user and a mobile computing device of the user at an authentication computing device include generating, at the authentication computing device, a multi-factor authentication credential that includes a text-based credential and a plurality of biometric authentication factors corresponding to the user. The mobile computing device is configured to detect whether the authentication computing device is within proximity of the mobile computing device and establish a secure communication channel therebetween.

Using derived credentials for enrollment with enterprise mobile device management services

Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for using derived credentials to enroll a mobile computing device with an enterprise mobile device management system are described herein. In various embodiments, a mobile computing device, responsive to a command to enroll with an enterprise mobile device management server, may launch an enrollment application; send an enrollment request message to the enterprise mobile device management server; switch to a certificate management system application on the mobile computing device; request one or more derived credentials from a certificate management system server; store the one or more derived credentials in a shared vault on the mobile computing device; switch to the enrollment application; retrieve a derived credential of the one or more derived credentials stored in the shared vault; and, provide the derived credential to the enterprise mobile device management server to enroll the mobile computing device with at least one mobile device management service..
Citrix Systems, Inc.

Authorized location monitoring and notifications therefor

Techniques for location tracking, location utilization, and dissemination and management of location information are disclosed. As a location monitoring system, one embodiment includes at least a plurality of mobile computing devices supported by a wireless network, and a computing device coupled to a wired network (e.g., the internet) that couples to the wireless network.
Ipventure, Inc.

Establishing application-based routing policies in multi-mode user equipment

Techniques for establishing and implementing application-based routing policies for multi-mode wireless communication devices such as a user equipment (ue) are generally described herein. In some examples, information particular to the profile and platform configuration of the ue is communicated to an access network discovery function (andsf) server.
Intel Corporation

Reconstructing light-based communication signals captured with a rolling shutter image capture device

Methods and systems are described for sampling an lcom message and accurately reconstructing the entire lcom message using a light receiver (e.g., digital camera) of a typical mobile computing device, such as a smartphone, tablet, or other mobile computing device. These including receiving segments of an lcom signal from at least two repetitions of the lcom signal.
Osram Sylvania Inc.

Board-edge interconnection module with integrated capacitive coupling for enabling ultra-mobile computing devices

A board-edge interconnection module features integrated capacitive coupling, which enables a board design employing the module to avoid having ac capacitors and flexible cables with bulky connectors. The recovered real estate enables further miniaturization, enabling the component to be used on a wide variety of devices, including ultra-mobile computing devices..
Intel Corporation

Testing fire alarm system

A system and method for testing fire detection and fire annunciation devices of a fire alarm system includes a central operations system, which provides a link between a control panel of the fire alarm system and a mobile computing device operated by a technician. During a walkthrough test, the on-site technician activates fire detection or fire annunciation devices of the fire alarm system and the activated devices signal the control panel and event data are generated.
Tyco Fire & Security Gmbh

Systems and methods for improved property inspection management

Systems and methods presented herein can allow an inspector or other user to sketch a floor plan on a customized graph template. The graph template can be customized by a system based on the property the user is visiting.
Uscope Technologies, Inc.

Vehicle delivery through a mobile computing device

A system includes at least one processor to receive a vehicle reservation request comprising a vehicle delivery location, a start time, an end time, and a vehicle type from a mobile computing device, determine an appropriate vehicle for the vehicle reservation request from a plurality of vehicles, the appropriate vehicle selected based on a location of each of the plurality of the vehicles, the vehicle delivery location, a current fuel/energy level for each of the plurality of vehicles, an availability of each of the plurality of vehicles having the vehicle type between the start time and the end time, and traffic information, and dispatch the appropriate vehicle to arrive at the vehicle delivery location at the start time.. .
Skurt, Inc.

Mobile application performance

A method of monitoring performance for transactions performed by a mobile computing device with a transaction system is described. A set of performance metrics related to a transaction is defined.
Mastercard International Incorporated

Transmission of log information for device maintenance to a mobile computing device

A computing device includes a memory, a communication interface, and a controller. The controller is configured to store, in the memory, one or more logs that meet a predetermined condition, during operation of the computer device, detect establishment of a local wireless or wired connection to a mobile computing device, detect a triggering event to trigger an output of said one or more logs stored in the memory, and upon detection of the triggering event, control the communication interface to transmit said one or more logs stored in the memory to the mobile computing device..
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Split virtual keyboard on a mobile computing device

Described herein is a split virtual keyboard that is displayed on a tablet (slate) computing device. The split virtual keyboard includes a first portion and a second portion, the first portion being separated from the second portion.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Combining mobile devices with people tracking for large display interactions

The large display interaction implementations described herein combine mobile devices with people tracking to enable new interactions including making a non-touch-sensitive display touch-sensitive and allowing personalized interactions with the display. One implementation tracks one or more mobile computing device users relative to a large computer-driven display, and configures content displayed on the display based on a distance a given mobile computing device user is from the display.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Use of road lane data to improve traffic probe accuracy

A mobile computing device is described that provides navigational guidance with lane-level granularity. The mobile computing device may be configured to measure and transmit its respective traffic data, which may include an indication of a vehicle road lane in which a vehicle is currently travelling, the speed of the vehicle driving in this road lane, and/or an indication of how long it takes for the vehicle to pass through various intersections in various lanes.
Garmin Switzerland Gmbh

System for generating a dynamic and interactive user-interface utilized to improve striking and putting golf balls

Methods and system generating data utilized to create, populate, and format a dynamic and interactive user interface for improving a golfer's driving and putting are disclosed. The system that may be utilized by golfers to improve ball striking and putting, comprising a base station, a server system, and a digital ball marker.

Techniques for group messaging on a mobile computing device

Techniques for group messaging on a mobile computing device are described. An apparatus may comprise a message server to communicate messages between multiple mobile computing devices.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Instant video communication connections

Computing devices may implement instant video communication connections for video communications. Connection information for mobile computing devices may be maintained.
Apple Inc.

Automatic absolute orientation and position

Methods of determining an absolute orientation and position of a mobile computing device are described for use in augmented reality applications, for instance. In one approach, the framework implemented herein detects known objects within a frame of a video feed.
Nvidia Corporation

Mobile computing weight, diet, nutrition, and exercise management system with enhanced feedback and goal achieving functionality

An illustrative mobile computing device executing weight, nutrition, health, behavior and exercise application software serves as a simulated combination personal trainer and dietician/nutritionist for the user using comprehensive databases storing personalized health, nutrition and exercise information. A mobile computing device, such as a smartphone, executing such software monitors, tracks and/or adjusts caloric intake, energy expenditure taking into account nutritional information and behavioral factors.

Techniques for wireless communication of proximity based marketing

A system and method for wireless communication of proximity based marketing is provided. The method includes determining whether a proximity device and a mobile computing device are within a first proximity to each other, wherein the proximity device is associated with at least one of a product and a service, and communicating information indicating that the proximity device and the mobile computing device are within the first proximity to each other, when it is determined that the proximity device and the mobile computing device are within the first proximity to each other..
Freelinc Technologies Inc.

Comprehensive task management

Technologies for generating tasks from communication messages includes a mobile computing device for monitoring communication messages, parsing the communication messages to detect content indicative of upcoming tasks, generating a task for each of the upcoming tasks detected, generating a task list from the generated tasks, and generating an alarm for each task. Additionally, the mobile computing device receives tasks generated by a cloud server..
Intel Corporation

Determining errors in forms using eye movement

Tracking eye movement during the completion of a form on a mobile computing device to determine possible errors and suggest changes to the form. To improve data quality, eye-tracking data is used to determine input fields on a form that cause issues for a user; based on the eye tracking data, suggestions are made to change a response or to modify the form..
International Business Machines Corporation

System and compiling and organizing power consumption data and converting such data into one or more user actionable formats

A method and system for use in creating a profile of, managing and understanding power consumption in a premise of a user, wherein said premise comprises two or more power consuming devices comprises measuring, via at least one sensor, aggregate energy consumption at the premise, receiving at a mobile computing device comprising a data processor, said aggregated signal from the sensor, collecting and recording the aggregate signal over a plurality of time resolutions and frequencies, therein to create a predicted aggregate signal for each time x and frequency y, detecting changes in the predicted aggregate signal at time x an frequency y (detected consumption pattern changes) and conveying to at least one of the user, a utility company, and other third party a notification of detected consumption pattern changes.. .
C/o Neurio Technology Inc.

Device, method, and system for augmented reality security

Devices and methods for authenticating a user of a mobile computing device to a content server include establishing a communication session between a target computing device and the content server that is identified by a session id. The target computing device generates a pairing token using the session id, which pairing token may be a two-dimensional bar code such as a quick response (“qr”) code, and presents the pairing token to the mobile computing device.
Intel Corporation

Peer-to-peer wireless connection between server computing device and mobile client computing device for authentication and server management

A peer-to-peer wireless connection is established between a mobile client computing device and a server computing device, and information is communicated between the mobile client computing device and the server computing device over this connection. The information is sufficient for the server computing device and/or the mobile client computing device to authenticate the mobile client computing device with the server computing device.
Lenovo Enterprise Solutions (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Recipe-suggestion apparatus and method

A computer-implemented method is disclosed for suggesting recipes. Within the method, one or more point-of-sale transactions may be conducted.
Wal-mart Stores, Inc.

Multi-network transaction analysis

Techniques described herein relate to analyzing location-based transaction systems, based on data from multiple client devices detected and received via multiple communication networks, and providing customized data to client devices associated with particular locations and/or users of the transaction system. The characteristics of a transaction system and/or specific client locations of the transaction system may be determined, based on data received from multiple client devices.
The Western Union Company



Mobile Computing Device topics:
  • Mobile Computing Device
  • Computing Device
  • Mobile Computing
  • User Interface
  • Tablet Computer
  • Augmented Reality
  • Smartphone
  • Coordinates
  • Information Technology
  • Information Management
  • Asset Management
  • Telematics
  • Communications
  • User Profile
  • Computer System


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