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Orientation control for a mobile computing device based on user behavior

Orientation control for a mobile computing device based on user behavior

Date/App# patent app List of recent Mobile Computing-related patents
01/22/15
20150025955
 System for enrollment of customers into company loyalty programs patent thumbnailnew patent System for enrollment of customers into company loyalty programs
Enrollment into a customer loyalty program may be performed on the spot by using a mobile computing device and a software application that receives a person's information and generates a membership account. The information may be extracted from, for example, a driver's license and the software application may associate the information with the member and may issue a membership card to the person without the person having to leave their present location..
01/22/15
20150022558
 Orientation control for a mobile computing device based on user behavior patent thumbnailnew patent Orientation control for a mobile computing device based on user behavior
The present disclosure involves a method of orientation control. Media content is displayed via a screen of a mobile computing device.
01/15/15
20150018080
 Secure distributed gambling patent thumbnailSecure distributed gambling
A secure distributed gambling system and method is described. The system includes a plurality of mobile computing devices and a plurality of secure gambling microprocessors.
Tapcentive, Inc.
01/15/15
20150018015
 Systems and methods for creating and providing location-based content patent thumbnailSystems and methods for creating and providing location-based content
A software product comprises instructions stored on non-transitory computer-readable media. The instructions, when executed by a computer, perform steps for providing a guided tour to a user via a mobile computing device.
Travelstorysgps, Llc
01/15/15
20150016406
 System and  offloading traffic from cellular networks patent thumbnailSystem and offloading traffic from cellular networks
An extensible framework for offloading data traffic sent to a mobile computing device over a cellular network to a wireless network comprises software plugins, a plugin host that is typically part of the mobile device operating system, and plugin interfaces through which the plugin host communicates with the plugins. A plugin is associated with one or more mobile operators.
Microsoft Corporation
01/15/15
20150014416
 Image capture and processing system supporting a multi-tier modular software architecture patent thumbnailImage capture and processing system supporting a multi-tier modular software architecture
An image capture and processing system supports a multi-tier modular software, and plug-in extendable, architecture. The image capture and processing system can be realized as an image-capturing cell phone, a digital camera, a video camera, mobile computing terminal and portable data terminal (pdt), provided with suitable hardware platform, communication protocols and user interfaces.
Metrologic Instruments, Inc.
01/08/15
20150012287
 System for managing confidential information records and providing secondary content on a mobile computing device, and methods of using the same patent thumbnailSystem for managing confidential information records and providing secondary content on a mobile computing device, and methods of using the same
The present invention provides systems including at least one mobile computing device and methods of using the same for (1) in a secure first mode, collecting confidential information from a user and transmitting said information to a secured storage device and (2) in a second mode, providing the user with secondary content (such as entertainment, informational and/or educational content), where once the device transitions from the secure first mode to the second mode, all confidential information on the device is deleted. In some further embodiments, non-confidential data relating to the secondary content may be collected and transmitted to a storage device.
Subdirect, Llc
01/08/15
20150012147
 System and  compiling and organizing power consumption data and converting such data into one or more user actionable formats patent thumbnailSystem 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.. .
Energy Aware Technology Inc.
01/08/15
20150011315
 Virtual representations of physical agents patent thumbnailVirtual representations of physical agents
A robotic system is integrated with one or more mobile computing devices. Physical configurations of individual components of the system in physical space, or agents, under control of a user or users, are duplicated in a representation in virtual space.
Anki, Inc.
01/08/15
20150011243
 Method and system for authorized location monitoring patent thumbnailMethod and system for authorized location monitoring
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.
01/08/15
20150011195

Automatic volume control based on context and location


The present disclosure involves a method of automatic volume adjustment based on context and location. A determination is made that a mobile computing device has been placed in a vehicle.
01/08/15
20150010275

Magnetic connector with optical signal path


Circuits, apparatus, and methods that provide a connector system that can supply both power and data to a mobile computing or other type of device using a single connection. Further examples also provide a power and data adapter that can provide power and data to a mobile computing device using a single cable.
Apple Inc
01/08/15
20150009290

Compact light module for structured-light 3d scanning


A compact light module is disclosed. Multiples of such compact light modules may be used when implementing structured-light 3d scanning with a mobile computing device.
01/01/15
20150007221

Customizing language and content of media for an announcement


Program code on mobile computing devices and a server computer receive information about mobile computing devices within a defined area. The program code selects an announcement, from a database based on the information received, having audio that is in a language determined as being utilized within the defined area, wherein the language is assigned a first highest ranking, and wherein the first highest ranking indicates that the language is spoken by a majority of persons within the defined area.
International Business Machines Corporation
01/01/15
20150006686

Configuration information transfer with a mobile device


A mobile computing device queries a compatible device for identification information. Based on the identification information, the mobile computing device determines a family of devices, from a plurality of families, to which the compatible device belongs.
International Business Machines Corporation
01/01/15
20150005012

Clustering geofence-based alerts for mobile devices


A geofence management system obtains location data for points of interest. The geofence management system determines, at the option of the user, the location of a user mobile computing device relative to specific points of interest and alerts the user when the user nears the points of interest.
Google Inc.
12/25/14
20140380405

Flexible policy arbitration control suite


A policy arbitration system manages the fundamental communications and isolation between executable components and shared system resources of a computing device, and controls the use of the shared resources by the executable components. Some versions of the policy arbitration system operate on a virtualized mobile computing device to dynamically compile and implement policy rules that are issued periodically by multiple different independent execution environments that are running on the computing device.
Sri International
12/25/14
20140379923

Componentized provisioning


A provisioning system can separately and independently provision different components for different purposes on a computing platform, and enforce component-specific purposes associated with the use of the individual provisioned components during operation of the platform. Some versions of the provisioning subsystem may operate on a virtualized mobile computing device and networked devices under control of the computing device.
Sri International
12/25/14
20140379582

System and processing financial transactions using a mobile device for payment


A method for processing a financial transaction includes: storing, in a database, a plurality of wallet data entries, wherein each wallet data entry includes at least a mobile device identifier and payment details associated with at least one payment account; receiving, by a receiving device, an authorization request for a financial transaction, wherein the authorization request includes at least a mobile device identifier and transaction data; transmitting, to a mobile computing device associated with the mobile device identifier, at least the transaction data; receiving, from the mobile computing device, an indication of a payment account for funding of the financial transaction; identifying, in the database, payment details associated with the indicated payment account in a wallet data entry including the mobile device identifier included in the authorization request; and transmitting, to an issuer associated with the indicated payment account, at least the payment details and the transaction data.. .
Mastercard International Incorporated
12/25/14
20140379529

Order fulfillment systems and methods with customer location tracking


Systems, methods, and apparatus are disclosed that provide a pickup process for items purchased from a store. In some embodiments, a mobile computing device of a customer may determine whether the mobile computing device and therefore the customer are in a pickup zone for a store.
Sears Brands, Llc
12/25/14
20140379208

Automatic incorporation of vehicle data into documents captured at a vehicle using a mobile computing device


Documents related to delivery of loads shipped by trucking operators can be scanned or otherwise captured using mobile computing devices having document capture and/or document delivery functionality. Load related data can be manually input by drivers during the capture process.
Zonar Systems, Inc.
12/25/14
20140378097

Transferring information on a first mobile computing device to a peer mobile computing device


The program code identifies a problem with a first mobile computing device, wherein the problem is capable of preventing completion of an action attempted by a first end-user via the first mobile computing device. In response to identifying the problem, the program code determines the first end-user wants to complete the action on a first peer mobile computing device of a second end-user.
International Business Machines Corporation
12/25/14
20140378062

Provisioning user attributes for use with mobile computing device


A mobile computing device hosts an operating system and mobile applications. A provisioning application communicates with a secure element and near field communication (nfc) subsystem.
Lexmark International, Inc.
12/25/14
20140375803

Capturing and processing instant drug test results using a mobile device


Systems, methods, and apparatus allow for capturing the results of drug tests using mobile devices. One or more implementations include apparatus that interface a mobile computing device with a drug test, while ensuring that an imaging device of the mobile computing device is optically aligned with a test display areas of the drug test.
Compliance Software, Inc.
12/18/14
20140373111

Virtual key ring


A virtual key ring is disclosed. A graphical representation of a key ring or keychain having a plurality of keys is displayed on a computing device, and a pre-determined gesture input from a user indicative of an interaction with the key ring or chain, or one of the keys is received.
Yale Security Inc.
12/18/14
20140372555

Managing data communications based on phone calls between mobile computing devices


An example method comprises receiving, by at least one computing device, a first notification from a first mobile computing device and a second notification from a second mobile computing device. The method may further comprise determining, based at least in part on a comparison of the first notification to the second notification, that the first mobile computing device has initiated a phone call with the second mobile computing device.
Google Inc.
12/18/14
20140372030

Providing route recommendations


In one implementation, a computer-implemented method includes obtaining travel information that indicates travel patterns for a mobile computing device that is associated with a user; identifying a current context for the mobile computing device and the user; identifying one or more destination locations that the user has at least a threshold likelihood of travelling to with the mobile computing device based on the current context and the obtained travel information; generating a prediction that one or more events have at least a threshold probability of occurring along one or more of a plurality of routes for travelling to the identified one or more destination locations; selecting a particular route from the plurality of routes to recommend to the user based on the current context and the prediction of the one or more events; and providing route information that identifies the selected particular route.. .
Google Inc.
12/18/14
20140370929

Radio frequency (rf) power back-off optimization for specific absorption rate (sar) compliance


Radio frequency (rf) power back-off optimization techniques are described for specific absorption rate (sar) compliance. A mobile device may be configured to intelligently modify antennas and radio device transmission levels to maintain compliance with sar limits while minimally perturbing radio operations.
Microsoft Corporation
12/18/14
20140370876

Provisioning user attributes for use with mobile computing device


A mobile computing device hosts an operating system and mobile applications. A provisioning application communicates with a secure element and near field communication (nfc) subsystem.
Lexmark International, Inc.
12/18/14
20140370844

Method for the automatic detection and labelling of user point of interest


The method comprises acquiring information from signals exchanged between a user's mobile computing devices and a plurality of base transceiver stations, or btss, analyzing said acquired information for determining, over a period of time, the locations of said user's mobile computing device and deduce through a statistical model the points of interest, identifying and labelling at least part of said user's mobile computing device determined locations as points of interest.. .
Telefonica, S.a.
12/18/14
20140370837

System for initiating an emergency communication using a wireless peripheral of a mobile computing device


A system for initiating an emergency communication using a commercially available off-the-self (cots) wireless peripheral of a mobile computing device (10).. .
Secure Courture, Llc
12/18/14
20140368993

Using synthetic setae on mobile device housing


Mobile computing device employing a synthetic setae member array to selectively secure the mobile computing device to extrinsic opposing surfaces by intermolecular forces. The synthetic setae member array is disposed on the exterior housing of the associated mobile computing device and reusable for adhering the device to various extrinsic opposing surfaces.
Nvidia Corporation
12/18/14
20140368601

Mobile security technology


In one implementation, a computer-implemented method includes determining a location of a mobile computing device using one or more of a plurality of data sources; communicating, by the mobile computing device, with another computing device as part of a two-way video chat session over a first network connection, the communicating including transmitting the location of the mobile computing device; displaying, as part of the two-way video chat session, real-time video from the other computing device; recording video using one or more cameras that are accessible to the mobile computing device; and transmitting, over a second network connection, the video to a remote storage system for persistent storage.. .
12/11/14
20140366031

Management of background tasks


Background tasks are managed through background task settings that allow or prevent the execution of agents associated with mobile device applications in the background of a mobile computing device. Background task management can extend the battery life of a mobile device and can be done by a user, the mobile device or a combination thereof.
12/11/14
20140365900

Replication of mobile rendering using computer-readable images


An example device includes one or more processors configured to generate for display, data corresponding to a selectable control, the computing device provides a pre-production web application, the selectable control is displayable in association with output of the pre-production web application, and the selectable control, when selected, causes a computer-readable image encoding a uniform resource identifier (uri) associated with the pre-production web application to be generated, to receive a selection of the selectable control, identify the uri, and generate for display the computer-readable image, where the computer-readable image is displayable to a mobile computing device, use the computer-readable image to obtain the uri, make a request to the pre-production web application using the uri, and display the output, receive, from the mobile computing device, the request, and provide to the mobile computing device, the output, such that the mobile computing device displays the output of the pre-production web.. .
12/11/14
20140365869

Methods and systems for enabling the provisioning and execution of a platform-independent application


A method for enabling the provisioning and execution of a platform-independent application includes receiving, by a mobile computing device, from a provisioning source, an xml document describing at least a portion of functionality provided by an application. An abstraction layer executing on the mobile computing device populates a document object model (“dom”) structure at least in part representing the running state of the application consistent with the received xml document.
12/11/14
20140365780

System and methods for one-time password generation on a mobile computing device


A method for a mobile computing device comprises downloading a one-time password initializer from an authentication server, the one-time password initializer configured to generate a device-specific signature for the mobile computing device; uploading a device-specific signature to the authentication server; and downloading a device-specific configuration and one-time password generator from the authentication server. In this way, both the mobile computing device and authentication server may independently generate equivalent one-time passwords based on unique information associated with the mobile computing device..
12/11/14
20140365636

Wirelessly syncing content of an application without requiring device to be plugged into power source


A method, system and computer program product for wirelessly syncing content. An analytics engine in a mobile computing device gathers and stores information regarding battery usage for data synchronizations.
12/11/14
20140365603

Wirelessly syncing content of an application without requiring device to be plugged into power source


A method, system and computer program product for wirelessly syncing content. An analytics engine in a mobile computing device gathers and stores information regarding battery usage for data synchronizations.
12/11/14
20140365602

Recommending a mobile application based on environmental factors


A method for displaying an application for use on a mobile computing device. The method includes determining one or more environmental factors for a current environment of a mobile computing device.
12/11/14
20140365436

Automated synchronization of client-side database with server-side database over a communications network


A computer-readable storage medium including instructions for synchronizing a client-side database on a mobile computing device with a server-side database on a server is disclosed. The computer-readable storage medium includes instructions automatically generating source code configured for synchronizing user selections of the server-side database with the client-side database, and compiling the source code so as to produce executable code for execution on a web server.
12/11/14
20140365319

Mechanism for managing online content on touchscreen devices in the flow of an online publication


An online content server includes a memory device for storing data and a processor in communication with the memory device. The processor is programmed to store dynamic online content and to receive a content request for displaying dynamic online content on a mobile computing device.


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