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 Microphone positioning system patent thumbnailMicrophone positioning system
A microphone positioning system includes a microphone, a selectively operable turntable device to which the microphone is mounted, and a remote control device for selectively imparting rotation to the turntable device to selectively vary the angle of the microphone. The elevation of the microphone can also be varied, such as by means of an extendable and retractable support.

 Remote controller having dual touch pads and  control using the same patent thumbnailRemote controller having dual touch pads and control using the same
Disclosed is a remote controller having a dual touch pad and a method of control using the same, the remote controller including a communication unit, a first touch pad, a second touch pad, an elastic layer, a position sensing unit, and a control unit. The first and second touch pads are installed adjacent to each other, and each have the elastic layer formed thereon, to output first and second selection signals, respectively, to control the control target device.
Korea Electronics Technology Institute


 Method and  selecting a secondary media patent thumbnailMethod and selecting a secondary media
A method is provided for selecting secondary multimedia contents associated with a main multimedia content being played back by a playback device. The contents are stored in a network and controlled by a remote control device.
Orange


 Efficient routing in software defined networks patent thumbnailEfficient routing in software defined networks
Example embodiments relate to providing efficient routing in software defined networks. In example embodiments, an indirect group table includes a first group entry that is associated with a first route tree in a software defined network.
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp


 Remote control tool assembly for use in live line environments patent thumbnailRemote control tool assembly for use in live line environments
A remote control tool assembly for use in live line environments having an insulated pole (often termed a “hot stick”) with a tool at one end that generally includes a power supply so that the tool is fully isolatable at the end of the insulated pole. At the other end, a tool control transmitter is positioned which is configured to communicate wirelessly with the tool.

 Loop antenna for portable remote control device patent thumbnailLoop antenna for portable remote control device
A remote control device includes a first loop antenna portion in the form of a printed metallic trace on a first side of a printed circuit board (pcb) and a second loop antenna portion in the form of a raised metallic structure on a second side of the pcb. The first and second loop antenna portions are connected together through the pcb to form a loop antenna..
Lear Corporation


 Display system, display apparatus, remote control  controlling the same patent thumbnailDisplay system, display apparatus, remote control controlling the same
A display system, a display apparatus, a remote control apparatus, and a method for controlling the same are provided. The display system according to the exemplary embodiment: a display apparatus; and a remote control apparatus sensing a motion and transmitting the sensed motion information to the display apparatus.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


 System and  simplified setup of a universal remote control patent thumbnailSystem and simplified setup of a universal remote control
A system and method for enabling set up of a controlling device capable of controlling a plurality of appliances, via an interactive instruction set and associated programming. The programming is accessible by a stb or other controllable appliance and is configured to appropriately display interactive instructions and prompts to a user during a user initiated set up procedure for configuration of another controllable device (e.g., dvd, vcr, dvr, etc) available to the user.
Universal Electronics Inc.


 Remote control apparatus commanded wirelessly by a user device for controlling a target device patent thumbnailRemote control apparatus commanded wirelessly by a user device for controlling a target device
A remote control apparatus receives, processes and then transmits wireless signals as control commands specific to a target appliance, device or product. The apparatus, which is a combination of a remote receiving device and a secondary relay transmitting device, communicates with the target device to control its operations.

 Security and surveillance system based on intelligent mobile devices patent thumbnailSecurity and surveillance system based on intelligent mobile devices
Security and surveillance system based on smart phones devices, of the type of devices having capacity for communications with a wide area network, such as the internet or telephony, being able to load and run an operating procedure as a module or downloadable application, and being provided with services such as a screen, a photo camera, gps; for example: smart phones, tablets, gps, etc.; wherein said module includes procedures for enabling and make the phone services accessible and a bidirectional communication with a remote control centre or a specific user, via the internet; said module or modules including different security procedures linking the device with a security data base having geolocated data which adapt the response to the emergencies occurred by means of procedures protocols.. .
Dr. Security S.l.


Remote control button actuation module, system, and method

An actuation system used to actuate one or more buttons on a remote control device, such as a key fob, based upon commands that are generated from a mobile device. The actuation system includes an isolation enclosure that prevents rf signals from entering into or leaving an open interior of the enclosure.
Tieman Vehicle Technologies Llc

Smart tv control method

A smart tv control method is provided. Firstly, a smart tv is turned on through a remote controller.
Primax Electronics Ltd.

Apparatus and processing and/or providing healthcare information and/or healthcare-related information with or using an electronic healthcare record or electronic healthcare records

An apparatus, including a controller specially programmed to control an operation of an electronic healthcare record system containing an electronic healthcare record for each individual of a plurality of individuals, and specially programmed to remotely control or monitor a healthcare device, equipment, or instrument, via the electronic healthcare record system; a receiver which receives a first control signal or first monitoring signal transmitted from a first communication device associated a healthcare provider of the individual to remotely control or monitor a healthcare device, equipment, or instrument, via the internet or the world wide web; a transmitter which transmits a second control signal or second monitoring signal to control or monitor, the healthcare device, equipment, or instrument; and a memory or database which stores information regarding a remote control or monitoring operation of, the healthcare device, equipment, or instrument, in the individual's electronic healthcare record.. .

Automatic muting

Systems and methods for altering a volume level of an electronic device may include receiving a user input indicative of triggering a remote find operation to locate a remote control, and in response to the user input, sending a remote find instruction to the remote control. The remote find instruction may trigger the remote control to emit a sound.
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.

Remote control method and apparatus

A method relates to the field of multimedia technologies, and in particular, to a remote control method and apparatus, which are used to implement remote control on a terminal, includes obtaining a presentation image, where the presentation image is an image used to present an operation performed on a terminal, detecting a presentation screen picture in the presentation image according to detection parameter information of the terminal, where the presentation screen picture is a screen picture of the terminal in the presentation image, determining a mapping relationship between a pixel on the presentation screen picture and a pixel on a display screen of the terminal according to parameter information of the presentation screen picture and screen parameter information of the terminal, and controlling the terminal according to information about an operation by a user on the presentation screen picture, and the mapping relationship.. .
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Remote control device

A remote control device includes an instruction transmitter and a controller which controls a speed of an unmanned helicopter based on an instruction from the instruction transmitter. The instruction transmitter selectively outputs one of a speed change signal that changes the speed of the unmanned helicopter and a speed determination signal that determines the speed of the unmanned helicopter.
Yamaha Hatsudoki Kabushiki Kaisha

Self-leveling system for a mobile hydraulic concert stage

A deployable mobile stage system with an automatic leveling system. A remote controlling device interfaces with an internal controller of the mobile stage for transforming the stage from a transport position to a deployed position.
Progressive Products, Inc.

Snow removing system

This invention relates to the art of removing snow from driveways, walkways, roads, and the like. The snow removing system removes snow from the driveway and disposes it.

Multicopters with variable flight characteristics

An aircraft (40a) is provided that includes a plurality of arms (41, 42, 43, 44) with selected arms having the ability to either adjust their length, have arm segments operative to move about an articulated joint in two or three dimensions, or have one arm operative to adjust an angle between the one arm and another arm, or any combination of the foregoing. Thrust generators are repositionably mounted on selected arms, and a control system enables automated, on-board, or remote control of the thrust generators, repositioning of the thrust generators on the arms, adjustment in the length of the selected arms, the movement of selected arms about the articulated joints, and adjustment of the angle between two or more arms, all while maintaining directional control of the aircraft in flight or on the ground.
Robodub Inc.

Drug infusion device with safety interlock

Described is novel system for delivering medication to a patient via an infusion pump. The infusion pump includes mechanical means for delivering medication that are locked and unlocked via a remote control device.
Animas Corporation

Remote controllable semi-automated preparing food

A semi-automated or fully automated method for preparing foods are described. In a first step the method calls for providing a computer having a data storage, an input mechanism for inputting a plurality of food selections and their locations as well as alternative menus in the data storage, a processing control unit and a display unit for displaying the available food items and alternative menus.
Umm Al-qura University

Spray boom nozzle control

An example embodiment includes an agricultural sprayer having a boom that supports many sections of fluid distribution pipes and an even larger number of spray nozzles. Various activities related to the spray nozzles are enabled or disabled using infinity switches or slide configurations that are mounted an operator seat armrests or on remote controllers..
Deere & Company

Display apparatus and controlling display apparatus thereof

A display apparatus and a method of controlling the display apparatus are provided. The display apparatus includes a display, a communication unit, and a processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Profile driven communication polling for remote control

System, method and computer program product for determining a polling schedule for a remote control, are described. A multimedia device collects usage data that identifies when the multimedia device is in use.
Roku, Inc.

Intelligent video, audio, data and communication embodiment for canines or other animals

A saddle apparatus including a processor, a plurality of sensors controlled by the processor, a plurality of output peripherals controlled by the processor, a deployment unit controlled by the processor, a transceiver controlled by the processor and communicating with a remote control device, a computer readable storage medium storing program instructions, and the processor executing the program instructions, the processor configured to receiving control signals from the remote control device, instructing the plurality of sensors, the plurality of output peripherals and deployment unit according to the received control signals, and sending a return signal with data processed by the processor from the plurality of sensors, the plurality of output peripherals and the deployment unit to the remote control device external from the saddle apparatus.. .

Remote control for electronic device

A remote control for an electronic device includes a memory for storing a first digitized voice file and a second digitized voice file and a wireless communication module for establishing wireless communication with the electronic device. The remote control also includes first and second user accessible buttons associated with the first and second user accessible buttons, respectively.
Otter Products, Llc

Methods and detecting remote control of a client device

A system, method, and apparatus for detecting remote control of a client device are disclosed. An example network security apparatus includes a network switch configured to route first data packets between a client device and a content provider device, determine ip addresses of other devices that transmit second data packets to or receive second data packets from the client device, and throttle the second data packets destined for the client device.
Sunstone Information Defense, Inc.

Remote control using wearable device

remote control methods, systems, and devices are described. In one aspect, a remote control method using a wearable device is provided.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and information processing system

An information processing apparatus includes: an operating information obtaining unit which receives, from a remote control, button-press information indicating that an enter button has been pressed; a display control unit which displays, on a display screen, one or more objects each associated with an executable function, and a pointer at a position designated by the remote control; and an executing unit which executes a function associated with a first object out of the objects when the operating information obtaining unit receives the button-press information during a period that starts when a predetermined first period lapses from a first time point at which the pointer enters a region of the first object, and ends when a predetermined second period lapses from a second time point at which the pointer deviates from the region.. .
Funai Electric Co., Ltd.

Remotely adjustable degrees of freedom for suspension coupling

Apparatus and associated methods relate to remote control over a number of degrees of freedom of coupling between a first suspension member and a second suspension member. In an illustrative embodiment, when in an uncoupled state, the first suspension member may move substantially independently of any motion of the second suspension member.
Skinz Protective Gear

Passive entry passive start (peps) system with relay attack prevention

A system includes a remote control unit, such as a fob, and a base station at a target, such as a vehicle. The control unit and the base station are configured to communicate authorization signals and time-of-flight (tof) ranging signals concurrently between one another.
Lear Corporation

System and control based on face or hand gesture detection

System and method for control using face detection or hand gesture detection algorithms in a captured image. Based on the existence of a detected human face or a hand gesture in an image captured by a digital camera (still or video), a control signal is generated and provided to a device.
May Patents Ltd.

Television receiver with a tv phone function

A videophone system includes a processor which selectively sets a television (tv) broadcast program viewing function mode and videophone function mode in response to manual operation of a remote control, a decoder which performs, in the tv program view mode, a tv program-use decode function for decoding a broadcast program signal received from a tv tuner to thereby display it on a display screen while producing audio sounds by loudspeakers and which performs, in the videophone function mode a videophone-use decode function for decoding a videophone signal received from a distant party to thereby display on the screen an image of the distant party using the screen and speakers, and an encoder which performs a videophone-use encode function for encoding a video signal from a camera and a voice signal from a microphone to generate a videophone signal, which is sent to the distant party via a network.. .
Hitachi Maxell, Ltd.

System and control based on face or hand gesture detection

System and method for control using face detection or hand gesture detection algorithms in a captured image. Based on the existence of a detected human face or a hand gesture in an image captured by a digital camera (still or video), a control signal is generated and provided to a device.
May Patents Ltd.

Remotely controlling a device via a web browser

Disclosed are system and method for remotely controlling a user device via a web browser. An example method includes accessing, via a web browser of a first user device, a third-party web page that provides a web api configured to perform remote control commands on one or more second user devices.
Yandex Europe Ag

Method and device for activating functions of a control device

A method for activating at least one function of a control device of a motor vehicle, which includes the steps: a) generating a random value in the control device; b) calculating a reference value from the random value by the control device; c) transmitting the random value to a remote control unit and from the remote control unit to a server; d) verifying the authorization of the remote control unit transmitting the random value by the server and if an authorization of the remote control unit is provided: e) generating a response value from the random value by the server; f) transmitting the response value to the remote control unit and from the remote control unit to the control device; and g) comparing the response value with the reference value and, if the response value matches the reference value, activating the at least one function of the control device.. .
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Method and device for remote control of medical apparatus using a remote control device

An operating table control apparatus is disclosed. The operating table control apparatus has a remote control device, a first transmitting-receiving device that is mountable to the remote control device, and a second transmitting-receiving device that is mountable to a first operating table.
Maquet Gmbh

Tent alarm system

An alarm system for protecting an occupant of an outdoor tent, warning the occupant of an approaching animal and serving as a defensive weapon against the animal. The alarm system comprises a plurality of individual alarms for positioning about a perimeter of the outdoor tent, each alarm being situated in a stand or a section of ground near the outdoor tent.

Remote claims adjuster

Various aspects of the subject technology relate to systems, methods, and machine-readable media for investigating an insurance claim. A system may be configured to perform operations including establishing a video conferencing session with a mobile device associated with an insurance product and providing a user interface configured to provide a claims adjuster with remote control of a set of functions on the mobile device associated with the insurance product during the video conferencing session.
Esurance Insurance Services, Inc.

System and control based on face or hand gesture detection

System and method for control using face detection or hand gesture detection algorithms in a captured image. Based on the existence of a detected human face or a hand gesture in an image captured by a digital camera (still or video), a control signal is generated and provided to a device.
May Patents Ltd.

Full-control remote controller based on waveform downloading and address selecting and an implementing method thereof

The invention relates to a full-control remote controller based on waveform downloading and address selecting and an implementing method thereof. The controller according to the invention comprises a single-chip system and a rechargeable battery with a usb port, wherein the single-chip system is provided with a remote control operation interface, an upper computer interface, a flash memory, a cpu and an infrared transmitting and receiving circuit.
Foshan Bolang De Technology Co., Ltd.

Remote control apparatus and control method therefor

A remote control apparatus is disclosed. The remote control apparatus includes: a motion detecting sensor for detecting a motion on the remote control apparatus; a touch sensor for detecting a touch input on the remote control apparatus; and a controller for controlling an external apparatus by selectively using a sensing value of the touch sensor and a sensing value of the motion detecting sensor according to whether the touch input corresponds to a touch input for controlling the external apparatus..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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.

Remote controlled electronic actuation of a trigger device for a locking gas spring

A trigger device includes an actuation device for converting an electrical activation signal into a movement of an actuator, a control device, which is connected to the actuation device for transmitting an actuation signal and which comprises receiving means for receiving an activation signal, and a power supply unit for supplying the actuation device and the control device with electric power.. .
Stabilus Gmbh

Washing machine

A full-automatic washing machine includes: a first control part, a receiving part, a body display part arranged on an upper panel, and a remote controller separated from the body display part. The remote controller includes: setting keys for setting operating information of a washing operation, a second control part, an information display part and a transmitting part.
Qingdao Haier Washing Machine Co., Ltd.

Robot for transporting storage bins

A remotely operated vehicle assembly for picking up storage bins from a storage system includes a vehicle body that displays a cavity for receiving a storage bin situated somewhere within the storage system, a vehicle lifting device at least indirectly connected to the vehicle body for lifting the storage bin into the cavity, driving mechanisms or components connected to the vehicle body allowing remotely controlled movements of the vehicle assembly within the storage system, a wireless communication link that provides wireless communication between the vehicle assembly and a remote control unit such as a computer, one or more main power sources supplying electrical power to the driving mechanisms or components and vehicle coupling means for operational and releasable coupling of the main power source to the vehicle body.. .
Jakob Hatteland Logistics As

Remote control system for aircraft

The present invention provides a remote control system of an aircraft 1 that includes a camera 2 mounted on the aircraft 1, a monitor 4 visible from an operator 3 remote from the aircraft 1, a remote controller 5 operated by the operator 3, an acceleration sensor 6 mounted on the aircraft 1 to detect upward/downward, left/right and forward/backward accelerations, sensitive pads 7 configured to be attached to each portion of the operator 3, and a controller 8 that generates a vibration or an electrical stimulus on each of the sensitive pads 7 while a magnitude of the vibration or the electrical stimulus is changed based on an output value of the acceleration sensor 6 to make the operator 3 feel a direction and a magnitude of the acceleration generated on the aircraft 1.. .

Automated t-ball batting tee baseball stand for little league teams

Automated t-ball batting tee baseball stand for little league teams is disclosed. Having an automated stand with remote control and foot switches speeds up play of little league games and practice by removing the physical time it takes for the coach to make the manual adjustments.

Method and system to navigate viewable content

A method and system to navigate viewable content in the context of television entertainment is provided. In one example embodiment, the system comprises a presentation module to present main content on a display screen, a communications module to receive a first request associated with a first directional key on a remote control device, a navigation mode detector to determine a navigation mode associated with the first request; a margin menu module to activate a margin menu associated with the determined navigation mode.
Opentv, Inc.

Multimedia device connected to at least one electronic device and controlling method thereof

A multimedia device and controlling method thereof are disclosed, by which heterogeneous devices are controlled under at least two different communication protocols. The present invention includes displaying a guide message for controlling at least one function of the electronic device, receiving a remote control signal corresponding to a 1st function among the at least one function from a 1st remote controller of the electronic device, saving data for identifying the 1st function and the received remote control signal in a memory by mapping the data and the received remote control signal to each other, displaying a graphic image including the data for identifying the 1st function, if the data for identifying the 1st function is selected by a 2nd remote controller of the multimedia device, extracting the remote control signal mapped to the 1st function, and transmitting the extracted remote control signal to an external device..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Remote control device for a household electronic device

A remote control device for a household electronic device includes: a wireless communication module capable of wirelessly communicating with a mobile device for receiving therefrom a wireless signal, which is associated with operation of an operating module of the household electronic device so as to generate an input signal corresponding to the wireless signal; a control module generating a control signal based on the input signal from the wireless communication module; and a remote wireless module transmitting the control signal from the control module in a wireless manner such that the operating module operates in response to receipt of the control signal from the remote wireless module.. .

User interface devices for electrophysiology lab diagnostic and therapeutic equipment

In an electrophysiology (ep) lab, a bedside interface device allows an ep physician to directly control various diagnostic and therapeutic systems, including an electro-anatomic mapping system. The bedside interface device can include a computer with wireless communication capability as well as a touch-responsive display panel and voice recognition.
St. Jude Medical, Atrial Fibrillation Division, Inc

Control hydraulic heavy machinery

The present invention relates to a control apparatus for a hydraulic machine comprising: a remote control unit, a valve arrangement for activation means of the remote control unit, each valve arrangement comprising a first valve means in fluid communication with a second valve means; a controller means operable to control the opening and closing of the first valve means of the associated valve arrangement to regulate the flow of hydraulic fluid from the first valve means to the second valve means, wherein, the second valve means in each valve arrangement is moved between first and second configurations to enable the functions of the hydraulic machine to switch between remote control mode and cab control mode when the conditions dictate that it may no longer be practical or safe for a user to remain in the cab. The invention also relates to a method of fitting the control apparatus to a hydraulic machine, and to an interface harness for connecting the control apparatus to such a hydraulic machine.

Vibrator mechanism usable with a concrete finishing tool

A remote controlled vibration imparting device for a concrete finishing tool uses a housing having a chamber surrounded by an inner surface of the housing. A vibrator with a support, a rotor with a shaft and weighted body, a motor, and a resilient link between the shaft and the motor is positioned within the housing chamber.

Lawn sweeper

In accordance with one aspect, a lawn sweeper for being towed by a lawn tractor including a body, a rotatable brush mounted to the body, and a motor for rotating the brush independently of the rotation of at least one wheel of the lawn sweeper. The lawn sweeper further includes a remote control for being operated by a user of the lawn tractor to control the motor.
Remark Technologies, Inc.

Job site radio with wireless control

A job site radio includes a wireless transceiver, such as a bluetooth transceiver, that enables mobile electronic devices around the work site to stream digital music and other audio from the mobile electronic devices to the job site radio for playback. In one embodiment, the mobile electronic devices execute a software application to implement a remote control functionality for the job site radio.
Robert Bosch Gmbh

Method and system for remote control

A mobile device include a processor coupled to memory media, a touch interface coupled to the processor, a wireless interface coupled to the processor, and a display aligned with the touch interface and coupled to the processor. The memory media includes processor executable instructions that, when executed by the processor, cause the processor to perform operations including remotely controlling a set top box associated with a client of a multimedia service provider and retrieving client-specific information from a client-specific websites provided by the service provider..
At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.

Headphones with retractable monocle video screen controlled by remote smart device

This type of headphone with retractable monocle video screen is able to pull down the retractable monocle video screen when it is needed and retract it when it is not. The screen display is controlled via a remote smart device.
Red Street Ventures, Llc

Piezoelectric power generation module and remote controller

A rectifier circuit rectifies power generation voltage of a piezoelectric element to generate dc voltage and supplies the power generation voltage to a load. Upon termination of a process started upon reception of the dc voltage supplied from the rectifier circuit, the load sets a discharge switch to a conduction state using an output port signal.
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Self-powered remote control device

remote control device comprising a generator (pvu) intended to convert light or mechanical energy to electrical energy, a wireless transmitter (rf) able to send messages to a remote receiver, a first electrical energy storage element (c1) connected to the energy generator (pvu) and intended to be charged with the electrical energy generated by the generator (pvu) in order to supply power to the wireless transmitter (rf) in a first operating mode of the control device, and a second electrical energy storage element (c2) intended to supply power to the wireless transmitter (rf) in a second operating mode. The second electrical energy storage element is connected to the generator (pvu) via parallel connection of a first resistor (r1) and a first diode (d1), the cathode of the first diode being connected to the positive terminal of the generator (pvu)..
Somfy Sas

Effect pedal

A system for handling effect pedals is provided. The present invention is achieved by a remote control unit operable by a guitarist.
Aalberg Audio As

Contract the game of the century

A game assembly for a game associated with instructions and rules for use in playing the game includes a housing having a spinning wheel with slots and numbers used for making wagers, and a wager calculations device. The housing further has a miniature basketball net through which a player participant throws a miniature basketball onto said spinning wheel, and a plurality of miniature basketballs having varying point denominations thereon for wagering.

Return path configuration for remote controlled aerial vehicle

Disclosed is a configuration to control automatic return of an aerial vehicle. The configuration stores a return location in a storage device of the aerial vehicle.
Gopro, Inc.

Remote motion control using a wireless mobile device

In one embodiment, a general-purpose wireless mobile device having a touch-sensitive screen and executing a remote control application is used to remotely control a vehicle (e.g., a marine vessel). The general-purpose wireless mobile device communicates via a wireless network with an interface (e.g., a server) that is coupled to an electronic control system of the vehicle (e.g., the vessel).
Apple, Inc.

Method and car cover and protection

A new car cover and protection apparatus where the protective material houses in dual cylindrical units deployed on top of the roof of an automobile. The dual housing of the rollers and protective materials makes the deployment and disengagement manageable and in quick time.

Server connectivity control for a tele-presence robot

A robot system with a robot that has a camera and a remote control station that can connect to the robot. The connection can include a plurality of privileges.
Intouch Technologies, Inc.

Wireless control of a welding machine

A welding machine for welding an object may include a microprocessor to control the operation of the welding machine; a wireless remote controller to wirelessly control the welding machine and a transceiver to convert the wireless remote controller with the microprocessor.. .

Remote controlled garbage disposal system

A method and system for remotely switching a kitchen garbage disposal on or off in an area where there's risk of electrical shock due to the presence of water associated with a kitchen's countertop is disclosed. The method is accomplished by installing an electrically actuated foot pedal switch within the existing electrical circuit which powers the kitchen garbage disposal.

Wifi wireless remote controller based on web server technology

A wifi wireless remote controller based on web server technology includes a wifi network controller and a computer/notebook/tablet pc/mobile phone. Various remote control models simply need to install the wifi network controller to achieve the convenient control through the computer/notebook/tablet pc/mobile phone, so that a convenient sharing effect can be achieved, and the wifi and webpage technologies are adopted to provide users a convenient way of controlling the wifi network controller through the present existing wifi network.

Waterproof controller for audio headsets

Disclosed herein are inline waterproof controllers for electronic devices. The waterproof inline controllers can house and protect a remote controller from damage.
Lncipio, Llc

Set-top box with enhanced content and use of same

A set-top box with enhanced content 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, and memory.
Enseo, Inc.

Voice operated remote control

A processor of a remote control unit may control content on a display device. A voice command may be transmitted to a wireless entertainment hub to change programming on the display device.
Rateze Remote Mgmt Llc

Piezoelectric power generation module and remote controller

A piezoelectric device is connected in parallel with a diode, and outputs a power generation voltage when depressed. When the power generation voltage exceeds a first threshold voltage, a load switch control circuit makes a load switch be conductive, and when the generated voltage becomes lower than a second threshold voltage, the load switch is cut off.
Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.

Simplified adaptable controller

Systems and methods utilize a smart control hub and a relatively “dumb” remote control device that receives display information from the control hub. The remote control communicates simplified commands that are interpreted by the control hub, and translated into commands that are transmitted by the control hub to devices being controlled.
Logitech Europe S.a.

Remote control of medical devices using instant messaging infrastructure

Systems and methods for remote control and management of medical workstations using an instant messaging infrastructure. A remote client, such as a mobile phone, laptop, tablet, or other computing device, is used to generate instructions or information requests in one or more data packets.
Merge Healthcare Incorporated

Remote control device of heat pump system

A remote control device of a heat pump system is useable to switch an operating state of the heat pump system. The remote control device includes a touch screen and physical keys provided separately from the touch screen.
Daikin Industries, Ltd.

Remote controller and remote control display system

The present invention provides a remote controller and a remote control display system, which can solve the problem that desired buttons cannot be quickly found when the existing remote controller is used in a dark environment. The remote controller of the present invention comprises: an image signal acquisition unit, used for acquiring an image of an operating surface of the remote controller; a control unit, used for determining the position of a user's finger on the operating surface of the remote controller according to the image acquired by the image signal acquisition unit, to obtain finger position information; and a first sending unit, used for sending the finger position information output by the control unit to a display terminal..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Remote control system and generating a control command according to at least one static gesture

A remote control system includes an object detection unit, an object determination unit, and a static gesture processing unit. The object detection unit detects an object corresponding to an operator according to a depth image including the operator and a face detection result corresponding to the operator.
Eys3d Microelectronics, Co.

Finger-line based remote control

Controlling a peripheral device by receiving data from a ring device that indicates that a user touched their thumb to a region of their finger. Both the thumb and the finger are one hand of the user.
International Business Machines Corporation

System and autonomous control of locomotives

A control system for autonomously controlling a locomotive may have at least one operational control device, on-board the locomotive, and configured to control an operational parameter of the locomotive. The control system may have an off-board remote controller interface, which may receive positional information associated with the locomotive and transmit route information to the locomotive.
Electro-motive Diesel, Inc.

Mobile robot system and remote control the same

A mobile robot system for allowing a user to easily input a control command of a mobile robot, and a remote control method for the same are disclosed. The mobile robot system and the remote control method thereof can allow a user to easily input control commands regarding the movement and operation of the mobile robot using the jog-dial interface, such that the possibility of causing input errors can be reduced and desired commands can be quickly and efficiently transmitted, resulting in increased user manipulation of the mobile robot system.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Communication system and operating method thereof

A communication system includes a first remote terminal unit (rtu) outputting first rtu data, a second rtu outputting second rtu data, and a remote control center applying a first rtu weight, which is a weight for the first rtu, to the output first rtu data and a second rtu weight, which is a weight for the second rtu, to the output second rtu data, and generating state estimation information for the first and second rtus on the basis of the first and second rtu data to which each of the first and second rtu weights are applied.. .
Lsis Co., Ltd.

Autonomous reset system

A control system for a machine may include a component located on-board the machine and having a first state and a second state, wherein the component may be configured to switch from the first state to the second state when an operating parameter of at least one subsystem of the machine deviates from a predetermined range. A control device located on-board the machine may be configured to switch the component between the first state and the second state, and an off-board remote controller interface located remotely from the machine may be configured to receive a maintenance signal from the machine, with the maintenance signal being indicative of the component having switched from the first state to the second state.
Electro-motive Diesel, Inc.

System and remotely operating locomotives

A control system for operating locomotives in a train may include a first lead communication unit located on-board a lead locomotive of a lead consist in the train, an off-board remote controller interface, and a second lead communication unit located on-board a lead locomotive of a trailing consist in the train. The first lead communication unit may be configured to transmit locomotive control commands from the lead locomotive of the lead consist off-board to the off-board remote controller interface.
Electro-motive Diesel, Inc.

System and remotely configuring locomotives

A control system for remotely configuring a locomotive may include an operational control device located on-board the locomotive, wherein the operational control device may be configured in a run configuration when the locomotive is ready for travel. An on-board controller located on-board the locomotive may be configured to switch the operational control device to the run configuration upon receipt of a configuration command signal.
Electro-motive Diesel, Inc.

Remote control of fire suppression systems

In one implementation, a computer-implemented method includes receiving, at a computer system, information that indicates that a fire has been detected in a building and that a fire suppression system within the building has begun dousing the fire; monitoring sensor information from one or more sensors located within the building; determining, by the computer system and based on the sensor information, whether the fire has been extinguished; activating, in response to determining that the fire has been extinguished, a feature to turn off a water supply to the building, the feature being presented on a computing device for a user who is associated with the building; receiving, after activating the feature and from the computing device, a command to turn off the water supply; and transmitting, by the computer system, a control signal that causes an electromechanical device to close a water valve within the building.. .
Wwtemplar Llc

Utility belt for holding a remote control device

A utility belt for supporting a remote control device, designed to be comfortably worn for long periods of time over other protective garments, such as fire-proof jackets or reflective vests. The harness is made of a rigid material, durable enough for use in hot, and wet environments, such as woven webbing which may also be fire resistant, of a width, sufficient to distribute the load evenly about the shoulders of the wearer, and may also have a means for attaching to a fire-resistant jacket or other type of jacket, and a releasable break-away feature for wearer safety, in case of a need to remove the controller and/or jacket rapidly.

Pairing method, lighting device, and lighting system

A pairing method for causing lighting devices to store identification information of a radio remote controller serving as a master device is provided. The method includes: transmitting a pairing command including the identification information of the radio remote controller repeatedly on a temporary basis by the radio remote controller; determining, for each of the lighting devices, whether or not the lighting device is in an initial state in which identification information of a master device is not stored in the lighting device, at power on; storing the identification information included in the pairing command, if the paring command is received when it is determined that the lighting device is in the initial state in the determining; and causing the lighting device in which the identification information of the master device is stored to operate according to a radio command including the identification information of the master device..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Lighting fixture, lighting system, and method performed by the lighting fixture

A lighting fixture includes a transceiver, a receiver, a storage, and a controller. The transceiver receives a radio command from a radio remote controller for operating the lighting fixture.
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.

Image display device and controlling the same

A display device including a display; a first external interface configured to be connected to a first external device; a second external interface configured to be connected to a second external device; and a controller configured to display, on the display, a first image content received from the first external device connected to the display device via the first external interface, display, on an external source list menu for selecting the first external device or the second external device, a first image obtained by capturing the first displayed image content, wherein the first image is captured based on a first signal received from a remote controller and the first captured image is used as a first label representing the first external device, display, on the display, a second image content received from the second external device connected to the display device via the second external interface, and display, on the external source list menu, a second image obtained by capturing the second displayed image content, wherein the second image is captured based on a second signal received from the remote controller and the second captured image is used as a second label representing the second external device.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method, system, and device for controlling a stabilized camera remotely

A remote control device, method, and system for controlling a stabilized camera remotely are disclosed. The remote control device includes a steering member rotatable around a pan axis, a tilt axis, and/or a roll axis of the remote control device, an inertial measurement unit (imu) mounted on the steering member and configured to measure a pointing direction of the steering member in relation to the pan axis, the tilt axis, and/or the roll axis, a controller configured to derive a pointing direction update based on the measurements obtained by the imu, and a transmitter configured to transmit, to a stabilization system configured to stabilize the camera in accordance with a commanded pointing direction, the derived pointing direction update as the commanded pointing direction to effectuate adjustment of a pointing direction of the camera to follow a rotational movement of the steering member..
Freefly Systems, Inc.

Appliance control system, home controller, remote control method, and recording medium

In an appliance control system, a receiver receives, from a terminal device used by a first user, an instruction for remotely controlling an appliance installed in a home. A determiner determines whether a second user is present in a location in which an appliance-to-be-instructed is installed.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Agent apparatus, electrical apparatus, and controlling agent apparatus

A display apparatus including a display which displays content, a communicator configured to communicate with a remote controller and an external device, and a controller. The controller being configured to, upon receiving a control command from the external device, control operation of the display apparatus based on the received control command, control the received control command to be transmitted to the remote controller, and control the communicator to transmit the received control command to the external device through the remote controller..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for configuring a remote control to control multiple devices

Systems and methods are disclosed for using a single remote control to control a particular device among several devices by aiming the remote control at the device to identify the device to be controlled. Once the device is identified, the remote control is then configured to send remote control commands to communicate with the identified device when the buttons or other user interface elements on the remote control are selected..
Echostar Technologies L.l.c.

Methods, systems, and media for providing a remote control interface

In accordance with some implementations of the disclosed subject matter, mechanisms for providing a remote control interface are provided. In some implementations, a method for providing a remote control interface is provided, the method comprising: receiving an image of a user input interface associated with a media playback device; identifying the user input interface from a plurality of user input interfaces based on image recognition; determining a code library associated with the identified user input interface; and transmitting the code library to a mobile device that provided the image of the user input interface, wherein the code library allows a mobile device to control the media playback device..
Google Inc.

Cylindrical computing device with flexible display

A mobile computing device with a substantially cylindrical form factor and a flexible display screen. The flexible display screen is adapted to display content when it is substantially completely wrapped around the cylindrical body, partially wrapped around the cylindrical body, or substantially not wrapped around the cylindrical body.

Method for adjusting the direction of head end of aircraft and remote control aircraft using the same

A method for adjusting the direction of a head end is disclosed. The method for adjusting the direction of the head end is applied to a remote control aircraft for controlling the remote control aircraft to rotate in the direction of an electronic device after the remote control aircraft receives a wireless signal transmitted by the electronic device, such that the remote control aircraft is first oriented toward the electronic device and flies in a direction chosen by a user..
Pegatron Corporation

Remotely addressable magnetic composite micro-actuators

The present invention describes methods to fabricate actuators that can be remotely controlled in an addressable manner, and methods to provide remote control such micro-actuators. The actuators are composites of two permanent magnet materials, one of which is has high coercivity, and the other of which switches magnetization direction by applied fields.
Carnegie Mellon University, A Pennsylvania Non-profit Corporation

Diagnostic system for train

A diagnostic system associated with a train is provided. The train is in communication with a remote control station.
Electro-motive Diesel Inc.

Virtual moving safety limits for vehicles transporting objects

Example systems and methods are disclosed for implementing vehicle operation limits to prevent vehicle load failure during vehicle teleoperation. The method may include receiving sensor data from sensors on a vehicle that carries a load.
Google Inc.

Loosefill insulation blowing machine with remote control assembly

A machine for distributing loosefill insulation from a package of compressed loosefill insulation material is provided. The machine includes a chute having an inlet end and an outlet end.
Owens Corning Intellectual Capital, Llc

Targeted surface disinfection system with pulsed uv light

A pulsed uv disinfection system includes a xenon uv lamp mounted in an articulated head assembly and a chassis housing a high voltage power supply for driving the lamp and a pulse configuration control unit for configuring the output of the power supply. The head assembly and the chassis are positioned on a mobile carriage.

Remote control for scooter lift

A scooter lift having a wireless remote control that only signals the lift to raise or lower a platform when the remote control is positioned behind the automobile. The remote control only transmit signals if it has a clear line of sight with a transmitter eye located on the back of the control box for the scooter lift.



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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