|| List of recent Mobile Computing-related patents
| Mobile computing program slicing|
Techniques for computer program slicing are described herein. The techniques include screens of a mobile computing program having a behavior.
International Business Machines Corporation
| System and digitally signing documents from a mobile device|
A system and method for embedding a written signature into a secure electronic document is disclosed. In certain embodiments, a user views the electronic document on a first computing device and creates an electronic digital signature on a mobile computing device.
| Confirmation of a device at a geographic location|
Technology is described for confirming that a device is at a geographic location. An identifier is associating with a geographic location.
| Automatically monitoring for voice input based on context|
In one implementation, a computer-implemented method includes detecting a current context associated with a mobile computing device and determining, based on the current context, whether to switch the mobile computing device from a current mode of operation to a second mode of operation during which the mobile computing device monitors ambient sounds for voice input that indicates a request to perform an operation. The method can further include, in response to determining whether to switch to the second mode of operation, activating one or more microphones and a speech analysis subsystem associated with the mobile computing device so that the mobile computing device receives a stream of audio data.
| Dual holding case for computing devices|
A dual holding case for mobile computing devices comprising: an outer portion having a long axis along substantially the center of the outer portion; a divider that runs longitudinally along the long axis of the outer portion to provide a left side and a right side, wherein the left side has at least one left side opening and at least one left side attachment means and the right side has at least one right side opening and at least one right side attachment means.. .
| Mobile device with applications that use a common place card to display data relating to a location|
Some embodiments provide a mobile computing device that includes a number of applications having a common display area to display data relating to a location. In some embodiments, the common display area is a unified display area to display different types of data.
| Systems and methods for displaying distant images at mobile computing devices|
Systems and methods for displaying distant images at mobile computing devices are disclosed herein. According to an aspect, a method includes determining a geographic location of a mobile computing device.
Logos Technologies, Llc
| System for modular expansion of mobile computer systems|
A system is provided, in which a mobile computing system in a wristwatch form factor incorporates a computing element, a display element, and a belt or strap-like band. A method is proposed, making use of the strap element as a base for expanding the functionality of the system by providing both a mechanical and a data interface between the base system and the expansion module(s)..
|Systems and methods for configuring a cutting or welding delivery device|
A system is provided for configuring a delivery device of a cutting or welding apparatus. The system includes a determination module and a mobile computing device.
|Small cell configuration and maintenance in mobile terminals|
The claimed subject matter is directed to defining a framework that enables wireless communicability between base stations for maintenance and configuration purposes, even while disconnected from an operator network, and/or deployed in the field. Embodiments are particularly applicable in the cases of small-cell base transceiver stations deployed in inconvenient, secluded, elevated and/or difficult to reach locations.
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.
A mobile computing device that includes an image sensor may be used to detect the result of a biomolecular assay. The biomolecular assay may be performed in an optical assay medium that provides an optical output in response to light from a light source, with the optical output indicating result.
The Board Of Trustees Of The University Of Illinois
Interface geometry for camera mounting
In one or more implementations, a lens barrel assembly includes one or more lens elements and a lens barrel configured to retain the one or more lens elements. The lens barrel includes a connection portion configured to provide a physical coupling to a camera module and an interface geometry having a complementary shape of an aperture of an external enclosure of a mobile computing device sufficient to align the lens barrel and the one or more lens elements in relation to the external housing..
Electronic evaporative cooler controller with wireless remote sensor
A controller system to control and operate a paired evaporative cooler using a wireless remote sensor to detect outside temperature, humidity and barometric pressure transmitted via a radio frequency transceiver to be processed by a programmable main controller unit by a user according to a plurality of programming modes to generate digital control data to be sent to the paired evaporative cooler to control its fan's speed and water pump's speed; the paired evaporative cooler can also be controlled using wireless communication by a hand held remote control device controlling a switching unit mounted inside the paired evaporative cooler to operate its fan's speed and water pump's speed; additionally, the main controller unit can receive control data by an incorporated wi-fi receiver and transmitter which, through an associated website, will allow real time control and programming of the main controller unit from either a personal computer, or a mobile computing device, or a smart cellular phone.. .
Attachable-detachable mobile computing & sound producing shoe accessory
An attachable-detachable accessory for shoes which includes a curved member having first and second arms biased toward each other to enable attachment of the accessory to the heel of a shoe. The curved member carries an appropriate speaker and a digital control medium and a control circuit, therefore along with an appropriate battery and switch control means for activating the digital storage medium to produce desired audio..
Malware detection and prevention by monitoring and modifying a hardware pipeline
The various aspects provide a method for recognizing and preventing malicious behavior on a mobile computing device before it occurs by monitoring and modifying instructions pending in the mobile computing device's hardware pipeline (i.e., queued instructions). In the various aspects, a mobile computing device may preemptively determine whether executing a set of queued instructions will result in a malicious configuration given the mobile computing device's current configuration.
Pre-identifying probable malicious behavior based on configuration pathways
The various aspects include systems and methods for enabling mobile computing devices to recognize when they are at risk of experiencing malicious behavior in the near future given a current configuration. Thus, the various aspects enable mobile computing devices to anticipate malicious behaviors before a malicious behavior begins rather than after the malicious behavior has begun.
Hardware overlay assignment
An aspect of the present invention proposes a novel approach that can reduce the total number of the overlays to be composited during the display of graphical output in a mobile computing device. As a result, the total number of memory bandwidth and the usage of a graphics processing unit by a pre-compositor can be decreased significantly.
Hazard detection unit facilitating user-friendly setup experience
A method for establishing a pairing between a hazard detector and an online account may include instantiating an application on a mobile computing device and receiving a first code from a central server. The application may receive a second code from printed material associated with the hazard detector.
Computer-based linking user account information from a mobile computing device
A computer-based method for linking user account information for making future payments. The method may comprise the steps of: providing an application and a server application; displaying the application through a display screen and prompting the user to input a phone number of a mobile computing device into the application via an input device; receiving the phone number from the user and sending the phone number to the server application; generating and transmitting a text message with a uniform resource locator (url) link from the server application to the mobile computing device based on the phone number; prompting the user to open the url link; opening a webpage in a web browser in the mobile computing device when the user opens the url link; prompting the user to input user account information into the webpage; receiving the user account information from the user; and saving the user account information in the server..
Xsolla (usa) Inc.
System, devices, and method to automatically launch an application on a mobile computing device based on a near-field communication data exchange
A novel system, methodology and devices to conduct financial and other transactions using a wireless device with a near-field communication (nfc) module. Credentials may be selectively issued by issuers such as credit card companies, banks, and merchants to a mobile device permitting the consumer to conduct a transaction according to the authorization given as reflected by the credential or set of credentials.
System and managing payday accounts over a mobile network
Exemplary systems and methods of the disclosure are directed to managing payday accounts over a mobile network. The system includes at least one mobile computing device and at least one host computing device.
Dollar Financial Group, Inc.
Medication adherence system and method
A computer-based system and related methods for improving and sustaining patient adherence, compliance and persistence with a medication plan, regimen or regime. The system works with a particular prescription medication or medications, or for a daily or periodic regimen of multiple prescription medications.
Global Health Transformations, Inc.
Message filtering based on destination, plan, intent, expectation, or route
Systems and methods for disseminating messages to a user via a mobile computing device are provided. In an embodiment, a route of the mobile computing device that includes at least a destination and one or more segments is determined, and one or more generally-broadcast messages, each corresponding to a geographic region, are received.
The Mitre Corporation
Plant profile water management system
A plant profile water management system includes a water controller delivering water to a plant, a processor coupled to the water controller, and a mobile computing device coupled to the processor by a radio link. The mobile computing device communicates a plant type profile to the processor.
Automatic account information retrieval and display
Techniques for retrieving and displaying information from a business system on a mobile computing based on contextual details are disclosed. The contextual details can include caller identification information and contact identifiers associated with the caller identification information stored a contacts record in a mobile computing device.
Display for three-dimensional imaging
Disclosed are various embodiments for rendering multiple video streams in a display. A mobile computing device configured to perform a scan of an object utilizing the at least one imaging device may generate a first video stream utilizing the at least one imaging device.
United Sciences, Llc.
System for enabling communications and conferencing between dissimilar computing devices including mobile computing devices
In one general embodiment, a system for enabling communications and conferencing between dissimilar computing devices including mobile computing devices. In another embodiment a method for enabling communications and conferencing between dissimilar computing devices including mobile computing devices.
Methods and systems for a universal wireless platform for asset monitoring
A metrological interface device includes a printed circuit board (“pcb”) including at least one metrological sensor communication interface and at least one first wireless communication interface. The metrological interface device is in communication with a metrological sensing device via the metrological sensor communication interface.
General Electric Company
Detection of buried assets using current location and known buffer zones
A method on a mobile computing device for locating electromagnetic signals radiating from a buried asset is disclosed. The method includes receiving buried asset data points corresponding to a buried asset, reading a predefined value, generating, based on the buried asset data points, a two dimensional area comprising a buffer zone at an above-surface location, wherein a width of the buffer zone corresponds to the predefined value, and wherein the buffer zone corresponds to the buried asset, and iteratively executing the following four steps: a) calculating an above-surface location, b) determining whether the above-surface location is located within the two dimensional area, c) if the above-surface location is not located within the two dimensional area, displaying a first graphic in a display, and d) if the above-surface location is located within the two dimensional area, displaying a second graphic..
Mobile device management as a simplified online software service
Technology is disclosed for implementing a mobile device management service. The technology includes a first computing device behind a first firewall, for providing device management as a software as a service that is configured to (a) receive one or more policies from an entity, the entity managing a second server computing device that is behind a second firewall, wherein the first firewall and the second firewall are different firewalls, further wherein at least one of the received policies is indicated to pertain to a group of mobile computing devices; and (b) upon receiving a communication from a mobile computing device belonging to the group of mobile computing devices, transmit to the mobile computing device the received policy pertaining to the group of mobile computing devices, wherein the received policy specifies a condition for future communications between the mobile computing device and the second server computing device..
Codeproof Technologies, Inc.
Facilitating software development tools on mobile computing devices in an on-demand services environment
In accordance with embodiments, there are provided mechanisms and methods for facilitating dynamic software development tools on mobile computing devices in an on-demand services environment in a multi-tenant environment according to one embodiment. In one embodiment and by way of example, a method includes initiating an application building tool to generate a new software application for a computing device.
Mobile computing device instructional graphical overlay systems and related methods
An instructional graphical overlay system is configured to overlay an instructional graphical overlay over an operating system, software application, or menu on a computing device to provide instructions or guidance to a user to complete a desired action using the computing device. In various embodiments, the system is configured to display a first graphical user interface and overlay a second instructional graphical user interface over at least a portion of the first graphical user interface.
Mobile Defense, Inc.
Customised interaction with computer equipment
A method of customised interaction with computer equipment is described. The computer equipment comprises a processor, a display, a memory and a user input means.
Mastercard International Incorporated
Location based consumer interface for retail environment
A location based consumer interface for retail environments includes a plurality of data packet generators distributed around a retail store. The data packet generators include a wireless communication device and are configured to wirelessly transmit codes to mobile computing devices in the retail store.
System and measuring reaction time of a subject
There is provided herein a motion-based evaluation of reaction time that utilizes motion detection hardware of a mobile device to determine auditory and visual stimulated reaction time. In an embodiment, the subject holds a mobile computing device equipped with built-in triaxis accelerometer and gyroscope with both hands at arms length away from the face.
Sway Medical Llc
Infant monitoring system and methods
One variation of a method for monitoring sleep of a user includes: assigning a collective wakefulness model—generated from sleep data collected from a set of other users—to the user for a first time period; storing a first set of vitals data collected by a wearable device worn by the user during first time period; extrapolating, from the collective wakefulness model, a first waking time of the user for a first sleep event during first time period based on data in the first set of vitals data; queuing the first waking time for transmission to a mobile computing device linked to the account for presentation to a guardian of the user; in response to expiration of the first time period, generating an individual wakefulness model specific to the user based on the first set of vitals data collected during the first time period.. .
Multivariant mobile operating system configuration
Techniques are described for configuring a multivariant mobile operating system. The current state of a mobile computing device can be determined by determining keys to use for obtaining configuration settings.
Adjustable support and a mobile computing device having an adjustable support
A support that is selectively adjustable to a plurality of configurations that enable a variety of viewing/user orientations of a mobile device. The mobile device includes a display, a back panel, a support positioned at the back panel, and adjustment members pivotally connected to respective outer ends of the support and mounted at the back panel to facilitate linear, reciprocating movement along an axis so as to change the relative orientation of the support relative to the back panel..