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 Controlling light intensity at a location patent thumbnailnew patent Controlling light intensity at a location
A mobile device that is configured for wireless communication may be configured to operate as a remote control device in a lighting control system, controlling one or more lighting control devices of the lighting control system. The remote control device may control the light intensity in a space, for instance at a location of the remote control device, in response to an ambient light intensity measured at the remote control device.
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.


 Communication systems, communication endpoints, and related methods for remotely controlling communication endpoints patent thumbnailnew patent Communication systems, communication endpoints, and related methods for remotely controlling communication endpoints
Communication systems, video endpoints, and related methods are described. A video endpoint is configured to receive commands corresponding to functions of the video endpoint from a mobile electronic device responsive to a user interacting with a remote control interface of the mobile electronic device.
Sorenson Communications, Inc.


 Handheld remote control unit for electrical devices, and an electromotive furniture drive with a handheld remote control unit patent thumbnailnew patent Handheld remote control unit for electrical devices, and an electromotive furniture drive with a handheld remote control unit
A remote control unit (10) for electrical devices, in particular functional furniture and electrical accessory devices, is provided. The remote control unit (10) has control elements for controlling at least one associated piece of furniture and control elements for controlling associated electrical devices and associated electrical accessory devices..
Dewertokin Gmbh


 Swinger control system patent thumbnailnew patent Swinger control system
A control system for a rotary laser receives control information transmitted by a communications terminal via a first repeater coupled to the communications terminal and transmits the control information to a controller via a second repeater disposed on a rotary laser. The controller regulates an operating state of the rotary laser based on the control information.
Northwest Instrument (shanghai) Co., Ltd


 Complex parent-subsidiary mobile carrier patent thumbnailnew patent Complex parent-subsidiary mobile carrier
A complex parent-subsidiary mobile carrier, which is manned or unmanned and remotely controllable. The complex carrier can operate in a combined mode and a separated mode.

 Cleaning robot and remote controller included therein patent thumbnailnew patent Cleaning robot and remote controller included therein
A cleaning robot includes a navigator to move a main body, a remote controller to output a modulated infrared ray in accordance with a control command of a user and to form a light spot, a light receiver to receive the infrared ray from the remote controller, and a controller to control the navigator such that the main body tracks the light spot when the modulated infrared ray is received in accordance with the control command. Because the cleaning robot tracks a position indicated by the remote controller, a user may conveniently move the cleaning robot..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


 Remote control weapon lock patent thumbnailnew patent Remote control weapon lock
A battery-powered trigger-locking device, which is configured to be disposed on a gun with a trigger for firing, includes a data receiver, a data memory and a logic device for determining whether data received by the receiver is the same, or substantially the same, as data stored in the memory. If a data match is indicated, the logic device causes an electromagnetic device to move a trigger-locking member to an unlocked position, permitting the gun to be fired.

 Electric lock with latch retractor patent thumbnailnew patent Electric lock with latch retractor
The present invention provides an improved electric lock that allows for electrically controlled retraction of latch bolt to allow for opening of the door in which the lock is installed. The components that allow for retraction are primarily internal to the lock and have means for conducting electrical signals to the lock to allow for remote control of the latch retraction.
Adolfo, Llc


 Trench shoring apparatuses patent thumbnailnew patent Trench shoring apparatuses
Trench shoring apparatuses configured to be moved by construction equipment and including major vertical arms, struts attached to the lower ends of the major vertical arms, connectors rigidly connected to the major vertical arms proximate the upper ends of the major vertical arms, the connectors being configured to detachably couple with the construction equipment. In some examples, struts include strut arms movably supported by the major vertical arm and strut actuators configured to selectively extend and retract the strut arm laterally across trenches, the strut arms being configured to pair with shoring plates proximate outer ends.

 Remote lift control using independent computing devices patent thumbnailnew patent Remote lift control using independent computing devices
A remote control system for remotely controlling a vehicle lift. The remote control system may comprise a lift control module and a remote computing device.
Gray Manufacturing Company, Inc.


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Vehicle and vehicle remote control system including the same


Disclosed herein is a vehicle remote control system capable of controlling in a vehicle an operation device that corresponds to an operation command when the operation command for an image transmitted from a user terminal is input in a remote terminal. The vehicle remote control system includes a user terminal configured to transmit an image of an operation object of a vehicle to a remote terminal, the remote terminal configured to display an image transmitted from the user terminal and when an operation command for an operation device displayed on the image is input, configured to transmit a control signal, which is to control an operation of the operation device corresponding to the input operation command, to the vehicle, and a vehicle configured to control a function of the operation device according to the control signal..
Hyundai Motor Company


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Systems and methods for transcutaneous control of implantable pulse generators for neuromodulation


Systems, devices and methods for providing neuromodulation are provided. One such system can include an implantable pulse generator.
Globus Medical, Inc.


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Room sterilization method and system


A sterilization system consisting of a mobile emitter, a sensing subsystem and a data logging subsystem is described. The emitter has one or more uv emitting lamps or devices.

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Joint rehabilitation training system based on the remote control, its implementation method and evaluation joint range of motion


A joint rehabilitation training system, comprising:the training protector and the angle adjustment device set on the training protector, as well as the telemedicine terminal, the control terminal with wireless connection to the telemedicine terminal, and the angle measuring device set on the angle adjustment device used for measuring the training angle of the training protector. The control terminal includes the central processing unit connected to the angle measuring device, the wireless communication module connected to the central processing unit with wireless communication with the telemedicine terminal, and the display and the speaker respectively connected to the central processing unit.
Sichuan Xukang Medical Electrical Equipment Co., Ltd.


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Electro-mechanical surgical device


An electromechanical surgical device includes a motor system configured to drive drive-shafts and a steering cable arrangement. A control system may be provided for controlling the motor system.
Covidien Lp


Set top/back box, providing a remote control device


A set top/back box and system and method for providing a remote control device are disclosed. In one embodiment, one or more wireless transceivers are located within a housing, which also interconnectively includes television input/output, a processor, and memory.
Enseo, Inc.


Display device and controlling method thereof


A display device including a display module configured to display a content corresponding to a video on a main screen of the display device; an interface module configured to receive an enlargement input request from a remote controller; and a controller configured to enter an enlargement mode in accordance with the enlargement input request received from the remote controller, display a window including the content displayed on the main screen, display an indicator for selecting a specific area of the displayed content within the displayed window, enlarge the selected specific area of the displayed content, and display the enlarged selected specific area of the displayed content on the main screen.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.


Remote controller and controlling screen of display apparatus


A remote controller and a method for controlling a screen of the remote controller are provided, in which the remote controller may change the broadcast channel of a display apparatus by using a pointer and a virtual key pad.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Remote control configuration using a remote control profile


Utilizing remote control profile information for configuration of a remote control device. A media processing device may store a remote control profile, locally or on a server accessible via a wide area network, which may include information for configuring a remote control device to utilize one or more wireless remote control commands for controlling the media processing device.
Apple Inc.


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Mobile user interface for security panel


A remote control for a monitoring system of a building is provided including a mobile device having a plurality of communication channels and a media storage area. An application is stored in the media storage area of the mobile device.
Utc Fire & Security Americas Corporation, Inc


Remote controlled digital audio mixing system


An audio mixing system for providing an audio processing interface at a mobile device may include a mobile device including an interface configured to present a display screen to receive user input to control a remote audio mixer that is operably coupled to at least one musical instrument, transmit, via a wireless network, a mobile device command indicating an audio setting, the command being generated in response to user input, receive, via the wireless network and in response to the mobile device command, first mixer data indicative of audio settings of the remote audio mixer, and present an updated display screen, the updated display screen reflecting the first mixer data as a result of the mobile device command to present a real-time display of the audio settings of the remote audio mixer.. .
Harman International Industries Limited


Method and assisting a driver of a vehicle, in particular of a commercial vehicle


A method for assisting a driver of a vehicle includes: establishing a signal transfer connection between a mobile display device and a position determination device of the vehicle; determining, based on the signal transfer connection, the position of the mobile display device relative to the vehicle; and displaying, by the mobile display device, based upon the determined position, at least one item of vehicle information and/or at least one operating menu for remote control of at least one vehicle function.. .

Method for presenting menu buttons


Optical storage media often contain data structures for a menu suitable for selection of a title, a chapter, a parameter or others. Such menus usually comprise a number of buttons to be displayed, with each button having a state.
Thomson Licensing


Virtual touch pad controlling an external display


An apparatus and method are described for using a touch screen device to control an external display. For example, one embodiment of an apparatus comprises a touch screen to receive user touch input and display images; a processor communicatively coupled to the touch screen; a wireless session management module to establish and maintain a wireless display connection with an extended screen responsive to commands from the processor; and the processor to execute a process responsive to the user touch input to transform the touch screen or a portion thereof to a remote control touchpad device usable to provide control functions for content displayed on the extended screen..
Intel Corporation


Air conditioner


In a known air conditioner, when the operation setting of the air conditioner is changed from a visiting destination or the like by a user using a terminal, another user in an air-conditioned space in which the air conditioner is provided may misunderstand the change as a malfunction of the air conditioner. A sound notification controller (sound notification unit) of an air conditioner is arranged such that, when an operation change instruction is supplied from a terminal different from a remote controller which is an accessory of the air conditioner, the air conditioner notifies by a message that the operation change instruction is supplied from the terminal, in response to the operation change instruction supplied from the terminal..
Daikin Industries, Ltd.


Air-conditioning apparatus and remote controller power supply method


A remote controller power supply method for an air-conditioning apparatus, configured to control a plurality of indoor units divided into groups with different remote controllers, is provided that allows exclusion of a supply current monitoring circuit from a circuit board of the indoor units. In the air-conditioning apparatus including an outdoor unit and the plurality of indoor units, the plurality of indoor units are divided into two or more groups, and the indoor units in each of the groups are connected to a different remote controller.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation


Activating a well system tool


A well system includes a local control unit configured to communicably couple to a well shut-in assembly at a well site, the well shut-in assembly operable to shut-in a wellbore based on a command from the local control unit; and a remote control unit configured to wirelessly communicate a line-of-sight airborne wireless signal, at a location remote from the local control unit and the well site, to initiate the command from the local control unit to the well shut-in assembly.. .
Saudi Arabian Oil Company


In-car temperature-controlling device for car in parked state


An in-car temperature-controlling device for a car in its parked state uses a wireless remote control to remotely control a power-activating unit, an engine-starting unit, a window-activating unit and an ac-activating unit of the car, so as to adjust the car's in-car temperature. Its installation is easy and needs no structural changes to the car, so the car using the device can, in its parked state, have its in-car temperature prevented from being too high or too low.
National Chin-yi University Of Technology


Mobile terminal control method, apparatus and system


A mobile terminal control method includes: acquiring, by a mobile terminal, system permission of an operating system of the mobile terminal; establishing, by the mobile terminal, a connection to a remote control device; receiving, by the mobile terminal, a remote control instruction from the remote control device, the remote control instruction being an instruction recognizable to the operating system of the mobile terminal, and the remote control instruction being used for remote control over the mobile terminal; and recognizing, by the mobile terminal, the remote control instruction by using the operating system, and executing an operation corresponding to the remote control instruction on the basis of the system permission.. .
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited


Adaptive remote control


A remote control that receives state information from an associated media device is disclosed. The remote control, in response to receiving data indicating that the media device is in a content state, may update an input assembly to indicate that the assembly may be used to perform a movement function.
Comcast Cable Communications, Llc


Cursor control method and cursor control device of smart tv


A cursor control method and cursor control device of a smart tv, wherein when a character inputting box in a character inputting interface is in a non-editing state, the method includes the following steps: receiving and resolving a control signal from a remote control; triggering the character inputting box into an editable state if the control signal instructs to move the cursor into the character inputting box; judging whether a string exists in the character inputting box; if the judgement result is yes, judging a target position in the string where an input error may exist; and positioning the cursor at the target position in the string. The cursor control method and cursor control device of a smart tv in the present disclosure can make modification of strings existed in the character inputting box is more convenient, thereby improving modification efficiency and saving input operation cost for users..
Le Shi Zhi Xin Electronic Technology (tianjin) Limited


Proximity session mobility extension


A system and method for seamless exchange and interaction of multimedia content between communication devices are disclosed. The method can include the discovery and identification of devices within proximity of a sending device.
Mitel Networks Corporation


Operating device, and three-dimensional movement apparatus


In a movement control apparatus manipulation can be carried out while watching the movement of the moving body, without needing to watch one's hands, so even a novice operator can perform the manipulation easily, safely, reliably, and quickly. The apparatus can include a signal transmission cable, a casing of a manipulation remote controller disposed at one end of the cable, a rotary encoder that produces a signal corresponding to the direction of the casing, and a motor drive control circuit that is disposed on the other side of the cable and controls the movement of a moving body on the basis of a signal corresponding to the direction of the casing.
Gogou Co., Ltd.


Light switch


A light switch comprises a user input mechanism, a wireless receiver for receiving remote control signals and a processor coupled to the user input mechanism and to the wireless receiver and configured to control a light source to turn it on and off both in response to activation of the user input mechanism and in response to the remote control signals. The light switch is configured, in response to a user override input via the user input mechanism, to enter an override state, whereby the light source is maintained in an off state and remote control signals are prevented from causing the light source to be switched on, until the override state is disengaged.
Echostar Uk Holdings Limited


Browser-based for indicating mode switch


An embodiment of the present disclosure discloses a browser-based method and device for indicating mode switch. The browser-based method and device can be applied to a smart tv.
Lemobile Information Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.


Remote control apparatus and smart tv


The present disclosure discloses a remote control apparatus, including a first data transmission link establishment module, a second data transmission link establishment module, a first control module and a second control module. By using the first control module, a communication control connection established by the first data transmission link establishment module can realize a basic control operation with a media output device, such as tv or radio switching and volume adjusting; and by using the second control module, a data information transmission connection established by the second data transmission link establishment module can send data information to a media output device, such as sending video information to the media output device for playing, so that the media output device outputs the data information after receiving the same.
(le Shi Zhi Xin Electronic Technology (tianjin) Limited)


Systems and methods for managing pairing of remote control devices with a plurality of media content processing devices


An exemplary method includes a remote control device management system pairing a remote control device with a first media content processing device; detecting, after the pairing of the remote control device with the first media content processing device, that a second media content processing device receives an infrared (“ir”) signal transmitted from the remote control device together with a non-infra-red (“non-ir”) based wireless communication signal; determining that the remote control device is not paired with the second media content processing device by determining that the ir signal received by the second media content processing device includes an ir token that identifies the remote control device as being paired with the first media content processing device; and re-pairing, in response to the determination, the remote control device with the second media content processing device in place of the first media content processing device. Corresponding systems and methods are also described..
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.


Image display operating the same


An image display apparatus is discussed. The apparatus includes a tuner; a display; an interface configured to receive a signal from a remote controller; and a controller configured to: display a first identification (id) information of a first social network service (sns) and a second id information of a second sns on the display in response to a first input from the remote controller, execute an sns application in response to a second input from the remote controller for selecting an sns application item, and display a broadcast image based on a broadcast signal received from the tuner on a first area of the display and an object corresponding to the sns application on a second area of the display, wherein the object is related to the first sns and the second sns..
Lg Electronics Inc.


Two-part load control system mountable to a single electrical wallbox


A load control system includes a load control device and a remote control for configuring and controlling operation of the load control device. The load control device and remote control may be mounted to an electrical wallbox.
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.


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Relaying key code signals through a remote control device


Upon receiving a keystroke indicator signal from a remote control device, a key code generator device identifies a codeset usable to communicate with a selected consumer device. The keystroke indicator signal contains an indication of a pressed key, which corresponds to a function of the selected consumer device.
Universal Electronics Inc.


Testing front end modules, testing methods and modular testing systems for testing electronic equipment


A testing front end module for testing a plurality of devices under test (dut) includes a testing signal interface, a vector signal generator (vsg) coupled to the testing signal interface and configured to generate testing signals upon reception of testing routine signals from a remote controller via the testing signal interface, a vector signal analyser (vsa) coupled to the testing signal interface and configured to receive testing response signals from a plurality of duts and to transmit the received testing response signals to the remote controller via the testing signal interface, a multiplexer/demultiplexer (mux/demux) coupled to the vsg and the vsa, the mux/demux being configured to multiplex the received testing response signals and to demultiplex the generated testing signals, and a test device interface coupled to the mux/demux and configured to couple the testing front end module to the plurality of duts.. .
Rohde & Schwarz Gmbh & Co. Kg


Control system for spd device and home automation


A control system controls one or more appliances or devices and includes a remote control unit, or other device, to provide instructions for controlling the devices and appliances based on user input and other information provided to the remote control unit or other device. The other information may be information provided by sensors in the remote control device itself, or elsewhere, or information obtained by the remote control device from outside the remote control device.
Research Frontiers Incorporated


Hydraulic system of construction equipment, having float function


A hydraulic system of construction equipment having a float function is disclosed, which includes a hydraulic pump and a pilot pump supplying hydraulic fluid to drive a working device; a remote control valve outputting a pilot signal corresponding to an operation amount of an operation lever; a hydraulic cylinder connected to the hydraulic pump; a main control valve installed in a discharge flow path of the hydraulic pump to control a start, stop, and direction change of the hydraulic cylinder when a spool is shifted; a solenoid valve shifted to an opening position when a float function switch is turned on; and a two-stage port relief valve installed in a flow path between the main control valve and the hydraulic cylinder, and shifted to return the hydraulic fluid in a large chamber of the hydraulic cylinder to a hydraulic tank so that the working device moves down when the float function switch is turned on.. .
Volvo Construction Equipment Ab


Apparatus and arial game playing


Methods, devices and attachments for game-playing (sports) that involves manipulating objects in x, y and z planes (3-d space) using remote controlled aerial craft such as a drone that has hovering capability. Particularly characterized by the use of at least one human player controlled craft plus a passive aerial playing object like a game ball that players can only indirectly control by physically manipulating it with the player craft..

Acoustic fetal stimulation device


An acoustic foetal stimulation device comprising a capsule (2) enclosing the means of emitting (10) acoustic stimulation signals, manufactured in a biocompatible (hygienic) maternal and with a size and shape suitable for removable insertion in the vagina, in a position adjacent to the foetus, and an extraction cord (20) for removing the device (1). The means of emitting (10) the acoustic signals comprises a playback system (12, 13) for a predetermined acoustic stimulation signal, complete with control software and a speaker (11), and a means of wireless communication with the exterior using a remote control to give instructions to the playback system via an rf wireless signal..
Music In Baby, S.l.


Network of motion sensor lights with synchronized operation


The claimed subject matter provides systems and/or methods that facilitate remotely controlling a wireless lighting module. The wireless lighting module can include a power source such as a battery, a solar cell, and the like as well as an array of light emitting diodes (leds).
Wireless Environment, Llc


Remote control of a mobile device


A remote control module enables remote operation and control of a host device such as a mobile computing device. The user may employ an interface of the service to specify input events to be executed on the host device, such as touch, text, numeric, key, voice, haptic, or other types of inputs.
Appurify, Inc.


Handle-type photo shooting remote control device


The present application relates to a photo shooting remote control device, and particularly to a handle-type photo shooting remote control device, including a handle housing and a wireless remote control. The handle housing includes an accommodation cavity.
Winners' Sun Plastic & Electronic (shenzhen) Co. Ltd


Estimating control feature from remote control with camera


An apparatus estimates control features of remote controls comprising cameras for detecting light points from beacons located at or near devices that are to be controlled via the remote controls by letting the cameras further detect light points from non-beacons. Processors estimate the control features in response to information from the detections of the light points.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.


Control of a traffic signaling system


Provided is a traffic communication network that includes a signaling system having a plurality of light signaling devices, a controller disposed at at least one traffic intersection, and configured to wirelessly control the plurality of light signaling devices, and a video camera configured to obtain status information of the plurality of light signaling devices. A remote control system is also provided to wirelessly transmit commands to the controller and the video camera, for controlling the plurality of light signaling devices..
Ge Lighting Solutions, Llc


Remote control of light signaling devices


Provided is a traffic communication network that includes a signaling system including a plurality of light signaling devices, and a controller configured to wirelessly control the plurality of light signaling devices; and a remote control system in wireless communication with the controller and configured to control the controller. .
Ge Lighting Solutions, Llc


Remote control of traffic heads


Provided is a traffic communication network that includes a signaling system having a plurality of light signaling devices, a controller disposed at at least one traffic intersection, and configured to wirelessly control the plurality of light signaling devices. A remote control system is also provided to wirelessly transmit commands to the controller and directly to the plurality of light signaling devices..
Ge Lighting Solutions, Llc


Airborne scanning system and method


A scanning system for scanning data from a plurality of data records (for example barcodes or rrd tags) comprises at least one unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) 100 and at least one scanner (not shown) mounted on said uav 180 and adapted to scars said data records, thereby to extract data from said data records. The system may include remote control means operable to control the uav, and an imaging system for transferring video feed from the uav to a controller location in spaced relation to the uav.

Multi-port vacuum lifting attachment with remote controlling release


A multi-port vacuum lifting attachment, with remote controlled release, including a dual port vacuum lifting attachment for use in the concrete and steel industries, the attachment includes flexible seals for each of its suction ports, that creates a tight vacuum seal on smooth steal, and also upon roughened surfaces such as concrete, allowing for the suction attachment of the device to these panels, to attain their lifting, transporting, and releasing, with the aid of the remote controlled release mechanism.. .

Enclosed unmanned aerial vehicle


The present disclosure is directed to a propeller driven remote control flying device having an enclosed body. The motor and propellers of the device can be contained within the enclosed body.
Uas Directions Llc


Unmanned aircraft having flight limitations


An unmanned aerial vehicle (uav) having flight control components for controlling the speed, altitude, and direction of flight of the uav. A control circuit is configured to generate flight control outputs that control the flight control components.

In-situ catalyst sulfiding, passivating and coking systems and methods


A system and method for efficiently treating metal catalyst resident in a reactor vessel comprises a sulfiding module, a sulfur source, an ammonia source, and/or a coking source, a hydrogen sulfide detection module, a hydrogen gas detection module, a ph detection module, an ammonia gas detection module and a remote computer all arranged and configured to communicate wirelessly and to allow remote control and monitoring of the modules and process so that catalyst may be sulfided, passivated and/or soft-coked in situ.. .
Reactor Resources, Llc


Method and system for reproducing contents, and computer-readable recording medium thereof


A content reproducing method and system for performing seamless playback of contents between devices is provided. The contents reproducing system includes a portable device which, when a short distance communication with a remote control which is configured to control an electronic device occurs during reproducing of contents, generates data required by the electronic device for reproducing the contents that are being reproduced, and which transmits the generated data to the remote control; the remote control which receives the data from the portable device and which transmits the received data to the electronic device, in conjunction with the occurrence of the short distance communication with the portable device; and the electronic device for receiving the contents from a contents provider and reproducing the contents..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Systems and methods for using a remote control for presence detection


The systems and methods discussed herein are directed to presence detection of portable devices of audience measurement panel members, and include a first audience measurement device in proximity to a media device, and a second audience measurement device in the form of a remote control for controlling the media device. The second audience measurement device may receive broadcast identification codes from the portable device of a panel member, and may transmit indicators of received signal strength to the first audience measurement device.
Google Inc.


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Commercial television-interfacing dongle and use of same


A commercial television-interfacing dongle and system and method for use of the same are disclosed. In one embodiment, a wireless transceiver is located within a housing, which also interconnectively includes a television input, television output, a processor, memory, a control interface, and a universal serial bus (usb) interface.
Enseo, Inc.


Multi-touch remote control method


A multi-touch remote control method comprises following steps: a remote control device receiving a touch gesture input; computing a number of the touch points of the touch gesture input; generating and transferring a mouse event data to a receiving device as a mouse input if the number of the touch points is 1; and generating and transferring a single touch event data to the receiving device as a single touch input if the number of the touch points is greater than 1 and all the touch points of the touch gesture input are close to each other.. .

Image display apparatus and pointing same


An image display apparatus that automatically adjust a pointing direction of a remote controller to almost match with a position of a pointer on a screen, and a pointing method performed by the image display apparatus are provided. The image display apparatus includes a reference angle detector configured to detect a reference angle formed by the pointing direction of the remote controller with respect to a reference direction set for a display; a remote control direction detector configured to detect a remote control direction which is a direction in which the remote controller is viewed, from a reference point set on the display; and a standard direction adjuster configured to adjust a standard direction set in the remote controller so that the standard direction reaches the reference point on the display as viewed from the remote controller, based on the reference angle and the remote control direction..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Remote control device


A remote control device and a method of assembly are provided. The remote control device may include a control unit and a holder.
Hunter Douglas Inc.


Remotely controlled gate system


A remotely controlled gate system which includes a controller in remote communication with an actuator for raising and lowering a gate. The remotely controlled gate system includes a pivotable first gate arm and a stationary second gate arm which are interconnected by a plurality of horizontally-extending cables across a point of egress.
Schirado Inventions, Llc


Multi-controller data bus adaptor operable based upon data bus adaptor communication determined adaptor codes and related methods


A remote control system may be for a vehicle including a data communications bus and connecting vehicle devices. The vehicle devices may be operable with a set of vehicle device codes from among different sets thereof for different vehicles.
Omega Patents, L.l.c.


Remotely controlled hydrant system


A remotely controlled hydrant system which may be quickly and efficiently connected to or disconnected from a hydrant to allow remote control of the hydrant by a remote controller such as a mobile phone. The remotely controlled hydrant system generally includes a frame which may be removably connected to a hydrant, such as a frost-free hydrant commonly used in agriculture.
Schirado Inventions, Llc


Control station for operating a machine, in particular a wireless, portable, and manually operated remote control for a crane


A control switch for operating a machine, the control switch including a housing that includes a gripping region for an operator, and a detecting device for detecting an operator. The control switch further includes a safety circuit for activating the control switch when an operator is detected, and deactivating the control switch when the operator is not detected.
Terex Mhps Gmbh


Multi-controller data bus adaptor operable based upon controller downloaded adaptor codes and related methods


A remote control system may be for a vehicle including a data communications bus extending throughout the vehicle and connecting vehicle devices. The vehicle devices may be operable with a given set of vehicle device codes from among different sets thereof for different vehicles.
Omega Patents, L.l.c.


Flying toy wingsuit character


A remote controlled flying toy wingsuit character having a forward elevated dihedral wing configuration and a rearward lowered tail stabilizer, thereby producing an airfoil effect on the overall wingsuit character. The wingsuit character is stabilized against yawing motion by the a-shape arrangement of leg members, and this stabilizing drag effect is enhanced by a drag inducing edge running along the outside surface of the leg members.
Tanous Works, Llc


Coffee grinder remote control and data collection device


The ability to grind coffee as needed and in the precise quantity required is key to ensuring quality because once ground it begins to oxidize rapidly and lose much of its flavor and aroma. One embodiment of this invention converts existing coffee grinders into portion controlled grind-on-demand devices, grinding only what is required for immediate use.

Entertaining feeder


The invention relates to a pet feeder, in particular, to a feeder having a remote control function, and more specifically to an entertaining feeder. In view of problems such as currently, pet hardly participates in an entire feeding process, so that the need of pet hardly matches manual feeding, and pet cannot obtain a sense of delight and a sense of achievement in the feeding process, an entertaining feeder is provided.
Tongfu Manufacturing Co., Ltd.


Front projection ereader system


Techniques are disclosed for purchasing, accessing, and/or providing electronic content by a projection based ereader. In accordance with one embodiment, a projector system is provided that is configured to engage a lighting socket and can be controlled by, for example, a remote control and/or imaged user input actions.
Nook Digital, Llc


Remotely controlled audio and video recording system


A remotely controlled audio and video recording system (ravrs) that includes a remote control unit (rcu) and an audio and video recorder (avr). The avr, which is located near a speaker's podium, is remotely controlled by an individual operating the rcu.

Method for autonomous controlling of a remote controlled aerial vehicle and corresponding system


A method for autonomous controlling of a remote controlled aerial vehicle, wherein a flight operator commands the aerial vehicle, comprising the steps of: initializing a data link between the aerial vehicle and a ground segment; determining an operation condition of the data link during use of the data link; and issuing at least one autonomous controlling command, if, as a result of the determining, a loss of the data link is determined.. .
Airbus Defence And Space Gmbh


Managing the control of an electrical device controllable by infrared control signals


The invention concerns an apparatus (4) for managing the control of an electrical device (1), said device being controllable by infrared control signals (ir_cmd) from an infrared remote control (2) associated with the electrical device (1). The apparatus (4) comprises an infrared receiver (40), an infrared emitter (41) and an interface module (42) suitable for receiving control signals emitted by a third-party management system (3).
Voltalis


Electronic apparatus, control method and system thereof


An electronic apparatus includes a first communicator configured to perform communication with a remote control device, which is configured to remotely control the electronic apparatus, the first communicator having an activated state in a standby state of the electronic apparatus; a second communicator configured to perform communication with an internet of things (iot) server, the second communicator having an inactivated state in the standby state of the electronic apparatus; and a processor configured to, in response to receiving a sensing result signal, including a sensing result sensed by at least one sensing device, from the remote control device, activate the second communicator to transmit the sensing result received from the remote control device to the iot server.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Wireless camera, microphone, security, repeater, intercom, conferencing and/or remote control systems and methods


A light switch camera system comprises a toggle switch for turning a light on and off, the toggle switch having a central bore; a camera positioned within the central bore for capturing video images; a control unit coupled to the camera for receiving the video images captured by the camera and for controlling at least temporary storage of at least a portion of the video images; and a wireless unit coupled to the control unit for communicating the wireless images to a wireless media capture server.. .

Wireless remote controlled electronic system for a vehicle


The disclosure relates to systems, devices, and methods for wirelessly actuating a component of a vehicle such that it is selectively transitionable between an on condition and an off condition. The systems and devices may include a receiver and a remote transmitter.
Wolo Mfg. Corp.


System and controlling a remote aerial device for up-close inspection


The method and system may be used to control the movement of a remote aerial device in an incremental step manner during a close inspection of an object or other subject matter. At the inspection location, a control module “stabilizes” the remote aerial device in a maintained, consistent hover while maintaining a close distance to the desired object.
State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company


Methods and systems for remotely operating a machine tool by means of a mobile communication device


This disclosure describes systems and methods for remotely operating machine tools that include a stationary operating device that can operate in a control mode for controlling the machine tool or in a mode without control authorization. The methods include activating a first communication connection between a mobile communication device and the stationary operating device.
Trumpf Werkzeugmaschinen Gmbh + Co. Kg


Automatic closure system impact detection


A method is provided, including providing an accelerometer responsive to motion of a closure forming part of an automatic closure system, providing an output of the accelerometer to first and second comparator circuits, the first comparator circuit having a first reference voltage such that the output of the first comparator circuit is indicative of a direction of closure motion and the second comparator circuit having an adjustable second reference voltage such that the output of the second comparator circuit is scaled relative to this adjustable second reference voltage to adjust the sensitivity of the output of the second comparator, providing a microcontroller coupled to the first and second comparator circuits, the microcontroller determining both a motion sequence of the closure and whether the closure has impacted an object, and providing an interface circuit for communicating the output from the microcontroller to a remote controller circuit.. .

Stuffed object with device keeping apparatus


A device including a stuffed object such as a pillow, stuffed animal or stuffed toy which includes an attached tethering device which includes an attachment mechanism such as an adhesive pad or other means that can attach to a stand-alone, hand held device such as a remote control. Stuffed objects such as pillows and stuffed toys are often placed in various places as a decorative item.

Motorized muscle relaxing therapy system


A portable, flexible, versatile athletic massage device with improved adjustable therapeutic massage is described. It is comprised of one or more vibrating units embedded in a pliant wrap-around material.

Remote robotic can call system


The present invention relates to a holder for an animal can call used for hunting. A can call is positioned about the device so that when a user activates a remote control, the holder inverts the can call producing a noise that attracts game animals..

Dynamic adjustment of electronic program guide displays based on viewer preferences for minimizing navigation in vod program selection


Items of video content offered for viewing on a video-on-demand (vod) platform of a digital tv service provider are each assigned a respective title and hierarchical address corresponding to hierarchically-arranged categories and subcategories within which the title for the video content is to be categorized. The title is listed in a location of an electronic program guide (epg) using the same categories and subcategories as its hierarchical address.
Broadband Itv, Inc.


Remote controller, control method thereof and image processing apparatus having the same


A remote controller of an image processing apparatus includes: a touch screen which displays an input menu; a menu processor which processes the touch screen to display respective input menus corresponding to at least two modes among a control mode of the image processing apparatus, a character input mode and a handwriting mode; and a controller which controls the menu processor to display the input menu of the mode corresponding to a selection signal when the selection signal for the mode is received.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Discovery, access control, and communication with networked services


Particular embodiments permit a computer program running within a security sandbox to discover and communicate with networked services for example print servers, or remote control programming interfaces for tvs, stereos, and game boxes. The sandbox allows the computer program to originate unicast connections to a limited set of hosts but otherwise provides no access to the network.
Free Stream Media Corp.


Remote controller, display device and remote control display system


The present invention provides a remote controller, a display device and a remote control display system. The remote controller comprises a control module and a transmitter module electrically connected to each other, wherein the remote controller is provided with at least five direction keys each corresponding to a different control direction, and when any one of the direction keys is pressed, the control module can control the transmitter module to transmit a direction remote control signal corresponding to the pressed direction key to a remotely controlled display device.
Beijing Boe Multimedia Technology Co., Ltd.


Display apparatus, remote control apparatus, remote control system and control method thereof


A remote control apparatus for controlling a display apparatus, the remote control apparatus including a communicator configured to perform communication with the display apparatus; a user interface provided with a plurality of control surfaces each mapped to each of a plurality of display areas provided on a screen of the display apparatus; and a processor configured, in response to a user command being input through at least one of the plurality of control surfaces, to transmit a signal for controlling a display area mapped to a control surface to which the user command has been input.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Method and device for remote control


A method for remote control includes obtaining motion data generated by a wearable device according to a user motion, generating a remote control signal for controlling a home appliance according to the motion data, and sending the remote control signal to the home appliance.. .
Xiaomi Inc.


Keyless entry system linked to vehicle-to-vehicle communications system


Apparatus for use in a vehicle equipped with a vehicle-to-vehicle communication system. A remote keyless entry fob is provided for remote control of vehicle access.
Trw Aumotive U.s. Llc


System and adaptive programming of a remote control


A method and system for adaptively configuring a remote control includes analyzing a log of events, maintained by the remote control, which indicate how the remote control and the devices it controls are used by a user. Once the analysis is performed, the system and method can suggest alternative configurations of the remote control to the user.
Logitech Europe S.a.


Interactive system, remote controller and operating method thereof


There is provided an interactive system, which includes a remote controller. The remote controller is equipped with a camera to capture an operating frame having a user image and a background image therein; and a processing unit to analyze the operating frame to identify a user image section and a background image section within the operating frame corresponding to the user image and the background image respectively, wherein the processing unit generates a movement information of the remote controller according to intensity distributions of the user image section and the background image section..
Pixart Imaging Inc.


Remote control apparatus, remote control system, information processing remote control apparatus, and program


A remote control apparatus includes a display panel, an operation detector detecting an operation of touching the display panel, a remote controller remotely controlling an electronic apparatus in accordance with the touch operation, an item selection unit allowing a user to select a selection item in the display panel, a touch operation determination unit comparing a duration time of an operation of touching the selection item with a predetermined threshold value, a detailed information obtaining unit obtaining detailed information on the selection item from the electronic apparatus when the duration time is smaller than the threshold value, a related information obtaining unit obtaining related information on the selection item using the selection item as a searching condition from an external service apparatus when the duration time is equal to or larger than the threshold value, and a display controller controlling display of the detailed information or the related information.. .
Sony Corporation


Display apparatus and control method thereof


A display apparatus including a display configured to display a pointing object, a communicator configured to perform communication with a remote control device which recognizes a movement and transmits a signal corresponding to the recognized movement, and a processor configured to control a moving state of the pointing object based on the signal received from the remote control device. The processor controls the moving state of the pointing object according to a relative coordinate method for a first area where a screen of the display is included, and controls the moving state of the pointing object according to an absolute coordinate method for a second area outside the first area..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


Virtual remote control apparatus and method thereof


A virtual remote control apparatus for controlling an electronic device, including: a photographed information collection unit which receives photographed information from the a photography device; a user detection unit which detects a motion of a user by analyzing the photographed information; a hand motion recognition unit which recognizes a first hand of both hands as a panel and a second hand as a control means by analyzing the photographed information, and creates control information according to a movement of the control means placed above the panel; and a control unit which operates the hand motion recognition unit when sensing information that informs detection of the user is received from the user detection unit, creates a control command corresponding to the control information received from the hand motion recognition unit so as to control the electronic device.. .
Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute Of Science And Technology


System for mounting an annular component on a shaft


A system for mounting an annular component on a shaft, comprising (a) a hydraulic nut having an annular coaxial cavity and a ring-like piston, displaceable within the cavity; (b) a displacement sensor for providing a displacement signal indicating the axial displacement of the piston within the cavity; (c) a wireless displacement transmitter for transmitting the displacement signal; (d) a pressure sensor for providing a pressure signal indicating a pressure within the cavity; (e) a wireless pressure transmitter for transmitting the pressure signal; (f) a pump arranged to pump fluid into the cavity; and (g) a remote control device having a communications device arranged to receive transmitted pressure and displacement signals, wherein the remote control device is arranged to output control information for controlling the pump.. .
Aktiebolaget Skf


Remote control system, in-home device, relay apparatus, device management method, and program


A remote control system (100) includes a home appliance (10) and a relay device (20, 30) for relaying transmission of an operation instruction for controlling the home appliance (10). The home appliance (10) includes a first detector for detecting a communication interruption on a first communication line (41, 42) for transmission of the operation instruction from the relay device (20, 30) to the home appliance (10), a receiver for receiving, from the relay device, an interruption signal indicating a communication interruption on a second communication line (42, 43) for transmitting the operation instruction from a communication device to the relay device (20, 30), and a state changer for changing a state of the home appliance in accordance with a duration of at least one of the communication interruption detected by the first detector or the communication interruption indicated by the interruption signal.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation


Light-activatable polymeric nanoparticles


The present subject matter relates to light-activatable polymeric nanoparticles (nps) for the transportation and release of an active substance, methods for obtain said particles and their uses. A light-activatable nanoparticle for the transportation and release of an active substance, comprising a polycation preferably a polimer polycation, a polyanion and a light-sensitive photochrome attached to the polycation or the polyanion, wherein said photochrome is hydrophobic and suitable to photo-cleave when activated by an irradiation source, generating a negative charge and releasing the active substance.
Cnc - Centro De NeurociÊncias E Biologia Celular


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Penile prosthetic assembly having selectively controlled vibratory unit


A penile prosthetic assembly includes at least one cylinder made from a medical grade material that is configured for surgical implantation within the corpora chambers of a penis. A vibratory unit attached to the at least one cylinder includes a motor connected to a portable power source, such as at least one battery.

Remote controller for balloon controlling device and endoscope system


A remote controller includes a first balloon operation section, a second balloon operation section, a first balloon state display section, and a second balloon state display section. Each of the first and second balloon operation sections performs a pressing operation to swell or contract a balloon.
Fujifilm Corporation




Remote Control topics:
  • Remote Control
  • Smart Grid
  • Local Control Panel
  • Control Panel
  • Troubleshooting
  • Ip Address
  • Appliances
  • Network Communication
  • Ultrasonic
  • Input Device
  • Synchronization
  • Bit String
  • Control Unit
  • Wind Turbine Assembly
  • Wind Turbine


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