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08/18/16
20160242013 
 Intermediated data entry in a shared message board through a mobile computing device patent thumbnailnew patent Intermediated data entry in a shared message board through a mobile computing device
A mobile device is employed to be a gateway device to transmit messages between end-users and a shared message board running on a remote sever. The gateway device runs a gateway application to implement the gateway function..
International Business Machines Corporation


08/18/16
20160241996 
 Augmenting network device management patent thumbnailnew patent Augmenting network device management
In an embodiment, presenting computer datacenter information comprises a server computer system that is coupled to a plurality of internetworking devices. The plurality of internetworking devices is configured to emit device location information.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


08/18/16
20160241659 
 Workflow-based push notifications patent thumbnailnew patent Workflow-based push notifications
Systems and methods for enhancing workflows with data virtualization. An example method may comprise: receiving a token identifying a mobile computing device; executing, by a processing device, a workflow comprising a conditional statement that initiates a request to send a push notification to the mobile computing device; producing, in view of the request, a plurality of messages compliant with a plurality of push notification infrastructures; selecting a message compliant with a push notification infrastructure associated with the mobile computing device; and transmitting the selected message to the push notification infrastructure associated with the mobile computing device..
Red Hat, Inc.


08/18/16
20160241559 
 Method and system for credential management patent thumbnailnew patent Method and system for credential management
A security system comprises an access control node broadcasting a beacon including a time stamp and user devices generating replies to the beacon that are based on credential information for the user of the user device and the time stamp. The system relies on the users' wireless-capable mobile computing devices such as smartphones, tablets, or wireless fobs.
Sensormatic Electronics, Llc


08/18/16
20160239760 
 Intelligent user interaction experience for mobile computing devices patent thumbnailnew patent Intelligent user interaction experience for mobile computing devices
A system for assessing a user interaction experience of content displayed on a mobile device, implemented by a computing processor, receives an indication of content to be displayed on the mobile device. The indication is received in response to a user attempting to access the content.
International Business Machines Corporation


08/18/16
20160239741 
 Intelligent user interaction experience for mobile computing devices patent thumbnailnew patent Intelligent user interaction experience for mobile computing devices
A system for assessing a user interaction experience of content displayed on a mobile device, implemented by a computing processor, receives an indication of content to be displayed on the mobile device. The indication is received in response to a user attempting to access the content.
International Business Machines Corporation


08/18/16
20160235190 
 Holder for mobile computing device patent thumbnailnew patent Holder for mobile computing device
A holder for a mobile computing device, such as a tablet computer or the like, can include a handle that is positioned laterally from a device space in which the mobile computing device is held within the holder. The handle can be angled relative to the mobile computing device and can have a fixed angle or adjustable angles.

08/11/16
20160234606 
 Method for augmenting hearing patent thumbnailMethod for augmenting hearing
One variation of a method for augmenting sound includes: at a mobile computing device and a connected audio output device, outputting a tone in a hearing test; based on a response to the tone entered by a user, generating a hearing profile for the user and corresponding to the mobile computing device and the audio output device; receiving an audio signal; qualifying the audio signal as a particular audio type from a set of audio types; selecting, from a set of sound profiles, a particular sound profile corresponding to the particular audio type; at the mobile computing device, transforming the audio signal into a processed audio signal according to the particular sound profile and the hearing profile of the user; and outputting the processed audio signal at the connected audio output device.. .
Symphonic Audio Technologies Corp.


08/11/16
20160234589 
 Audio apparatus and methods patent thumbnailAudio apparatus and methods
An apparatus for augmenting audio capabilities of a mobile computing device, including: a housing transiently encasing a portion of the mobile computing device; a communication module arranged within the housing, downloading a hearing profile of a user from the mobile computing device, and receiving an output audio signal from the mobile computing device; a processor arranged within the housing and processing the output audio signal according to the hearing profile; a secondary audio output module arranged within the housing adjacent an integrated loudspeaker within the mobile computing device and outputting a processed form of the output audio signal in place of output of the output audio signal by the integrated loudspeaker; a secondary microphone arranged within the housing adjacent an integrated microphone within the mobile computing device, the communication module transmitting an input audio signal from the secondary microphone to the mobile computing device.. .
Symphonic Audio Technologies Corp.


08/11/16
20160234340 
 Systems and methods for adaptive cloning of mobile devices patent thumbnailSystems and methods for adaptive cloning of mobile devices
Certain implementations of the disclosed technology may include systems, methods, and apparatus for adaptive cloning of mobile computing devices. According to an example implementation, a method is provided that includes receiving an indication of source device content associated with a source computing device; receiving an indication of target device information associated with a destination computing device; determining that the source device content is outdated or incompatible with the target device; identifying available alternative content for replacing the source device content; responsive to the identifying available alternative content, outputting, for display, an indication of the available alternative content; receiving an indication of a selection to utilize the available alternative content; and responsive to receiving the indication of the selection, initiating a transmission of the available alternative content to the destination computing device..
Google Inc.


08/11/16
20160234030 

Operating system supporting cost aware applications


A mobile computing device that supports cost-aware application components for operation over a metered network. A current basis for computing usage charges over one or more networks may be made available to the cost-aware application components through an application programming interface supported by an operating system service.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


08/11/16
20160232773 

Emergency response system


A server application that includes a receiving module for receiving a plurality of user information from a first mobile computing device, including a user name, user contact information, a plan having an end time and plan location, an emergency contact name, emergency contact information and a list of estimated emergency services required by the user in case of an emergency. The application includes an initiation module for reading the user information, creating a user record, and storing it in an attached database.
Allwater Marine Group, Llc


08/11/16
20160232609 

Mobile system for exchanging gift cards


The present disclosure is directed a mobile computing device that is programmed to communicate with a gift card exchange server that allows a user to exchange gift cards for consideration from a remote location. The mobile computing device is configured to receive information about a gift card from a user and to transmit the information to the gift card exchange server.
Outerwall Inc.


08/11/16
20160232515 

Systems and methods for facilitating mobile commerce interactions between customers and merchants


Systems and methods are provided for facilitating mobile commerce interactions between a customer and a merchant, whereby a customer, having initiated a mobile commerce transaction via a mobile device, arrives at a merchant location to complete the transaction. In some embodiments, an intermediate remote server is employed to facilitate communication between a third party app running on a customer mobile computing device, and an app-agnostic merchant computing device residing at a merchant location.
Lucova Inc.


08/11/16
20160231871 

Device notifications


Techniques associated with device notifications are described in various implementations. In one example implementation, a method may include receiving, at a mobile computing device, sensor data captured by a non-touchscreen sensor associated with the mobile computing device.
Longsand Limited


08/11/16
20160231804 

Selective power management for pre-boot firmware updates


Technologies for updating firmware in a pre-boot environment include a mobile computing device having a firmware environment and an operating system. In the pre-boot environment, the mobile computing device extracts a firmware update from a capsule previously generated by the operating system and determines a power consumption setting for a hardware component as a function of the firmware update.
Intel Corporation


08/11/16
20160231742 

Outsourcing processing to a self-propelled device


Systems and methods are disclosed herein for outsourcing processing operations between a mobile computing device and a self-propelled device. The self-propelled device may be in operative control by the mobile computing device via a communication connection.
Sphero, Inc.


08/11/16
20160231741 

Signal strength representation and automatic connection and control upon a self-propelled device


Systems and methods for facilitating automatic connection between a mobile computing device and a self-propelled device are provided. The self-propelled device can transmit a radio signal in a sleep mode.
Orbotix, Inc.


08/11/16
20160228783 

Support system for autonomously controlled mobile devices


A system of interconnected flexible supports are adapted for use with a mobile device operative by a mobile computing device such as a smart phone and/or tablet for controlled movement of the mobile device in a plurality of directions. The system includes a plurality of flexible supports which may be magnetically coupled together to form a flexible layout having infinite configurations.
Anki, Inc.


08/04/16
20160226972 

Mechanism for facilitating dynamic storage management for mobile computing devices


A mechanism is described for facilitating dynamic storage management for computing mobile devices according to one embodiment. A method of embodiments, as described herein, includes detecting context-aware data relating to a computing device and a user associated with the computing device, monitoring available space at a local storage of the computing device, and dynamically allocating portions of the space at the local storage based on the context-aware data and results of the monitoring of the space.

08/04/16
20160226297 

On demand customization of mobile computing devices


Embodiments of the invention describe mobile computing device configuration processes. A device executing configuration logic may wirelessly transmit power to a mobile computing device housed within a sealed product packaging to charge a battery power supply of the mobile computing device.

08/04/16
20160224680 

Imaging device for scan-to-mobile computing device


Users seek to obtain documents on their mobile computing device, such as a smart phone or tablet. Their device has a quick response (qr) code reader application and a camera for capturing qr codes.
Lexmark International, Inc.


08/04/16
20160224063 

System and supporting a main housing of a mobile computing device in a supported operative orientation


A system may include a main housing including at least one control unit and a display screen, and an input interface support stand including an input interface integrally connected to a stabilizer. The input support stand is movably secured to the main housing and movable between a retracted position in which the input interface support stand is securely retracted in relation to the main housing, and a supporting position in which the input interface support stand supports the main housing in a supported operative orientation..
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.


08/04/16
20160224011 

Mobile data storage device with temperature management


A mobile data storage device (102) may be housed in a mobile computing device (142) without an active cooling feature. The mobile data storage device (102) can have at least a controller (122) configured to delay command execution in response to a predicted mobile data storage device (102) temperature.
Seagate Technology Llc


08/04/16
20160223341 

Graph-based navigation using lighting effects


Methods, lighting control systems, mobile computing devices and computer-readable media are described herein for graph-based navigation through an environment(100). In various embodiments, a graph (220) including a plurality of nodes and a plurality of edges may be provided, e.g., by a lighting control system(130), to mobile computing devices (350) such as smart phones and tablets carried through the environment.
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.


08/04/16
20160221316 

Touch layer for mobile computing device


A touch layer for a mobile computing device includes a substrate defining a surface, a first polymer layer and a second polymer layer. The first polymer layer includes a first modulus and is arranged across the surface.
Tactus Technology, Inc.


07/28/16
20160219727 

Adaptable mobile device stand


An adaptable mobile device stand is provided that includes (1) a moldable fill material that retains shape once molded, and (2) a bladder for enclosing the moldable fill material, so that the bladder and the moldable fill material together form a shape that forms a viewing angle when the mobile computing device is pressed against the bladder, and the bladder is formed from a material having a coefficient of friction sufficient to prevent the mobile computing device from sliding away from the bladder, so that the mobile computing device is maintained at the formed viewing angle.. .

07/28/16
20160219122 

Method and pre-fetching place page data for subsequent display on a mobile computing device


A computer-implemented method and system for pre-fetching place page data from a from a remote mapping system for display on a client computing device is disclosed. User preference data collected from various data sources including applications executing on the client device, online or local user profiles, and other sources may be analyzed to generate a request for place page data from the remote mapping system.
Google Inc.


07/28/16
20160217467 

Security for mobile payment applications


A mobile computing device having at least one processor and at least one memory, together providing a first execution environment and a second execution environment logically isolated from the first execution environment, the mobile computing device comprising: a first application executable within the first execution environment; a second trusted application executable within the second execution environment; and a secure communications channel between the first application and the second trusted application, wherein the second trusted application is configured to generate one or more data items and to provide the one or more data items to the first application via the secure communications channel.. .
Mastercard International Incorporated


07/28/16
20160217016 

Method and system for accelerating task control flow


A computing device (e.g., a mobile computing device, etc.) may be configured to may be configured to better exploit the concurrency and parallelism enabled by modern multiprocessor architectures by identifying a sequence of tasks via a task dependency controller, commencing execution of a first task in the sequence of tasks, and setting a value of a register so that each remaining task in the sequence of tasks executes after its predecessor task finishes execution without transferring control to a runtime system of the computing device. The task dependency controller may be a hardware component that is shared by the processor cores and/or otherwise configured to transfer control between tasks executing on different processor cores independent of the runtime system and/or without performing the relatively slow and memory-based inter-task, inter-thread or inter-process communications required by conventional solutions..
Qualcomm Incorporated


07/21/16
20160212683 

Method for controlling relay in a group communication and computer programs thereof


A method and computer programs for controlling relay in a group communication, including transmitting, by an originating mobile computing device (oue) to a set of recipient mobile computing devices (rue1, . .
Telefonica Digital Limited


07/21/16
20160212144 

Authenticating customers and managing authenticated sessions


Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for authenticating customers of an organization and managing authenticated sessions of various customers are presented. Some aspects of the disclosure provide ways for a customer of an organization to authenticate using a mobile computing device, such as the customer's personal mobile device, when interacting with the organization in various contexts, such as when accessing an automated transaction device or when interacting with an agent of the organization during an in-person session or during a teleconference session.
Bank Of America Corporation


07/21/16
20160212127 

Verifying an application identifier on a mobile device through a telecommunication network


A system for verifying an association between an application and a mobile computing device. The application is identified by an application instance identifier, which uniquely identifies the instance of the application on the mobile computing device.
Vokee Applications, Ltd.


07/21/16
20160212125 

Authenticating customers and managing authenticated sessions


Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for authenticating customers of an organization and managing authenticated sessions of various customers are presented. Some aspects of the disclosure provide ways for a customer of an organization to authenticate using a mobile computing device, such as the customer's personal mobile device, when interacting with the organization in various contexts, such as when accessing an automated transaction device or when interacting with an agent of the organization during an in-person session or during a teleconference session.
Bank Of America Corporation


07/21/16
20160210840 

Comprehensive tsunami alert system via mobile devices


Embodiments of the present invention address deficiencies of the art in respect to navigation in gps-enabled mobile computing devices and provide a novel and non-obvious method, system and computer program product for location-based tsunami alerting navigational instructions in mobile computing devices. In an embodiment of the invention, a location-based tsunami alerting data processing system can be provided.
International Business Machines Corporation


07/21/16
20160209658 

Head mounted device (hmd) system having interface with mobile computing device for rendering virtual reality content


Systems, methods and computer readable media are provided for rendering virtual reality content. One example system includes a housing to be attached to a head of a user using a strap that connects to the housing.
Sony Computer Entertainment America Llc


07/14/16
20160205748 

Lighting control via a mobile computing device


Systems, methods, apparatus (e.g., mobile computing devices), and computer-readable media are described herein for lighting control. In various embodiments, a mobile computing device may receive input indicative of a desired lighting property adjustment for a lighting effect sensed by a light sensor of the mobile computing device.
Philips Lighting Holding B.v.


07/14/16
20160203545 

Channel system for mobile computing devices


A mobile channel system may allow digital content owners to individually value and price their own content. The mobile channel system may allow channel producers to control access to their respective channels and/or to contribute to their respective channels.

07/14/16
20160203522 

Peer-to-peer geotargeting content with ad-hoc mesh networks


Provided is a process, including: obtaining, in memory of a first mobile computing device, a plurality of content items, at least some of the content items pertaining to respective different geographic areas; receiving, with the first mobile computing device, data indicating a user interaction with a given content item among the plurality of the content items; and in response to receiving the data indicative of the user interaction, transmitting a wireless signal from the first mobile computing device directly to a second mobile computing device that is different from the first mobile computing device, the wireless signal being indicative of the given content item and indicating that the given content item pertains to a given geographic area within range of the wireless signal transmission.. .
Retailmenot, Inc.


07/14/16
20160203445 

Work order integration and equipment status tracking


A mobile computing device establishes a first communication connection with a remotely-located server and receives at least one work order from the server. The work order indicates one or more measurement tasks associated with specified equipment to be measured and one or more required measurement tools for performing each measurement task.
Fluke Corporation


07/14/16
20160203352 

Using scanable codes to obtain a service


Disclosed are methods, systems and computer program products for surveying a user using a scanable information encoded graphic image, such as a bar code or a quick response (qr) code, near field communication (nfc) code/tag, radio frequency identification (rfid) code/tag. In one embodiment, a mobile communication device such as a smartphone, tablet computer or other mobile computer is adapted to include a scan client module for scanning and communicating scan-triggered service code in-formation to a scan-triggered application server.
Flashback Survey, Inc.


07/14/16
20160203350 

Heat-dissipation structurefor an indicia reading module


Small mobile computing devices place stringent requirements on the electronic modules integrated within. High temperatures inside these mobile computing devices are unavoidable; therefore good thermal management is important to insure proper module operation.
Hand Held Products, Inc.


07/14/16
20160203009 

Methods for emulating computing devices and devices thereof


A method, non-transitory computer readable medium and emulation manager computing device for obtaining a stored emulation of a selected one of a plurality of type of mobile computing devices embedded with a one of a plurality of software versions. Availability of an updated version of the embedded one of the plurality of software versions for the stored version is determined.
Modea Holdings, Inc.


07/14/16
20160202939 

Release codes with print job identifiers and directives


In one example, a print job is received from a first mobile computing device. The print job is stored in association with a job identifier.
Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.


07/07/16
20160198299 

Techniques for wireless communication of proximity based content


A system and method for communication of proximity based content is disclosed between a mobile computing device having a short range communication (src) device and a proximity short range communication (psrc) device associated with a location or object using near field magnetic induction. The src device and/or the psrc device can include at least two antennas to provide magnetic induction diversity.
Freelinc Technologies Inc.


07/07/16
20160198004 

Systems and methods for session state transfer to a mobile device


The session-state of a local user interface is transferred to a mobile device to permit an operator to execute remote tasks while maintaining interaction with a central controller. The session-state can be transferred between a user interface that is local to a central controller and a mobile computing device using indicia provided by the local user interface or the mobile computing device.
Siemens Healthcare Diagnostics Inc.


07/07/16
20160196577 

Geotargeting of content by dynamically detecting geographically dense collections of mobile computing devices


Provided is a process of selectively providing content to computing devices based on geographic proximity to dynamically detected events drawing crowds, the process including: obtaining, with one or more computers, data indicative of current geolocations of more than 5,000 mobile computing devices based on information reported by an application executing on the mobile computing devices; inferring, with one or more computers, that an event with a crowd is occurring based on the data indicative of the geolocations indicating an amount of people and a proximity of the people; selecting, with one or more computers, content in response to the inference; and sending, with one or more computers, the selected content to one or more user computing devices for presentation based on proximity between the one or more user computing devices and a geographic location of the event with the crowd.. .
Retailmenot, Inc.


07/07/16
20160196519 

Dynamic routing through mobile computing


A computer program product, method and system that includes a processor obtaining data from at least two vendors, where the information includes a service area for each vendor, availability information related to each vendor, and services provided by each vendor. The processor obtains a request from a client for at least one service where the request includes a location for the at least one service.
Mowpay Llc


07/07/16
20160196389 

Method for providing patient indications to an entity


A method and system for providing patient indications to an entity, the method comprising: for each of a set of patients: by way of an application executing at a mobile computing device, accessing a sensor system and a log of use of a communication application executing on the mobile computing device; receiving a survey response dataset; generating a behavioral dataset, derived from the sensor system and the log of use; generating a predictive model derived from at least one of the survey response dataset and the behavioral dataset; generating comparisons of outputs of blocks of the method to threshold conditions; producing a set of indications corresponding to the set of patients, derived from generation of, for each of the set of patients, an indication in response to the comparisons; and transmitting a portion of the set of indications to the entity according to a resource constraint of the entity.. .
Ginger.io, Inc.


07/07/16
20160196048 

Automatic home screen determination based on display device


A mobile computing device, such as a smartphone or tablet device, can be coupled to any one or more of multiple display devices at any given time. The mobile computing device allows the home screen displayed on the display devices to be dynamic, changing based on which display device the mobile computing device is coupled to.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


07/07/16
20160196014 

Method and processing notifications on a mobile computing device


A method and an apparatus for processing notification on a mobile computing device with a touch sensitive display are provided. The method includes displaying, on a status bar in a first display area of the touch sensitive display, one or more notifications each of which is associated with a corresponding one of one or more applications installed on the mobile computing device.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc




Mobile Computing topics: Mobile Computing, Mobile Computing Device, Computing Device, Augmented Reality, Smartphone, Tablet Computer, User Interface, Asset Management, Communications, Telematics, User Profile, Computer System, Transactions, Credit Card, Authentication

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