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 Devices,  sharing a presentation patent thumbnailDevices, sharing a presentation
The present invention relates to methods and devices for sharing a presentation, allowing the presenter to capture and archive key elements of a meeting (kems) such as image frames for storage and later retrieval. The capture may be done via a device connected to one of a plurality of screens.
Innoprove Bvba


 Mobile scanner via private data on cloud patent thumbnailMobile scanner via private data on cloud
Presented are cloud storage architectures for private data of scanned documents uploaded from smart phone among terminals with enhanced capability of data privacy and survivability. Pre-processing for storing data in ip cloud comprises: transforming multiple first data sets into multiple second data sets at an uploading site, wherein one of said second data sets comprises a weighted sum of said first data sets; storing said second data sets in an ip cloud via ip connectivity; and storing data in multiple data storages linking to said second data sets at said uploading site.

 Communication termination using hunt groups and implicit registration patent thumbnailCommunication termination using hunt groups and implicit registration
When authorized, a user of a computing device, such as a smart phone, may associate a telephone number that is assigned to a computing device with other computing devices. The other computing devices may or may not have an assigned device number.
T-mobile Usa, Inc.


 Conveying device information to application server servicing computing device associated with a communication patent thumbnailConveying device information to application server servicing computing device associated with a communication
When authorized, a user of a computing device, such as a smart phone, may place a communication using an originating number that is different from the number assigned to the computing device. An ims application server that handles requests for the computing device associated with the originating number is notified when the telephone number assigned to the computing device is used by a different computing device.
T-mobile Usa, Inc.


 Seamless initiation of primary and secondary games at modified gaming machines patent thumbnailSeamless initiation of primary and secondary games at modified gaming machines
Secondary gaming functionality is provided for a casino gaming machine (26) by a secondary controller (200) of the casino gaming machine. The secondary gaming functionality may function to provide a multi-game experience at the gaming machine or remotely at another gaming machine or other device, e.g., a smart phone (28), tablet, personal computer (32), and the like, via the casino gaming machine.
Tipping Point Group, Llc


 Future kicks patent thumbnailFuture kicks
A smart phone shopping application, particularly for buying shoe and like products is disclosed. The shopping application displays the 3d image of the shoes, and provides the related description of the shoe product.

 Content ranking based on person-to-person sharing patent thumbnailContent ranking based on person-to-person sharing
An approach is provided for identifying favorite multimedia content, such as digital photographs, possessed by a user. The approach detects a number of content sharing actions involving multimedia content, such as digital photographs, with the detecting being from a number of content handling applications, such as social media sites and person-to-person sharing.
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.


 Integrated image searching system and service method thereof patent thumbnailIntegrated image searching system and service method thereof
The present disclosure relates to an image searching system and method for searching by using images of objects. Images of objects which it is desired to search are input via a pc-based terminal equipped with a webcam or a smart phone and then the input object images are analyzed using image recognition technology based on feature point extraction such that types of code contained in the object images are categorized and a decoder matching the object type is automatically driven such that the object is read, and thus a search function is provided which allows integrated recognition of all objects regardless of the type of object and which is convenient for the user..
Sk Planet Co., Ltd.


 Wireless devices that establish a wireless local area network connection by receiving, via direct wireless communications, identification or authentication information, from a mobile wireless device patent thumbnailWireless devices that establish a wireless local area network connection by receiving, via direct wireless communications, identification or authentication information, from a mobile wireless device
A wireless device that includes a wireless communication unit compatible with at least a protocol within ieee 802.11 for establishing a wireless local area network is herein disclosed and enabled. To connect the wireless device to a wireless local area network, the wireless device may first establish a bluetooth connection with a mobile information apparatus, such as smart phone or information pad.
Flexiworld Technologies, Inc.


 Electronic dartboard with scoreboard interface with portable electronic devices patent thumbnailElectronic dartboard with scoreboard interface with portable electronic devices
An electronic dartboard game capable of wirelessly receiving and transmitting dart game information from and to a local smart phone, laptop computer, tablet, or watch using blue tooth or wifi technology for programming dart gaming and providing a wireless scoreboard. Also presented is a method for playing dart games for one or more users at the same time using a smart phone for programming dart gaming and providing a wireless scoreboard..

Process for protecting an electronic device by selective deposition of polymer coatings

Methods for protecting an electronic device from contaminants by applying different polymeric materials to different vital components of a device are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises applying a first polymer, such as an acrylic-based polymer, to one or more connectors and components located on the printed circuit board of the device.

Support for a device, such as a smartphone

A support for receiving and holding a device, such as a smart phone, in a vehicle. The support includes a first jaw, able to receive a first edge of the device, and a second jaw, able to receive a second edge of the device.
Faurecia Interieur Industrie

Adjustable vent clip and gripping clamp system

A support system which allows for the mounting of a smart phone, or a video player, or similar electronic device, in a variety of ways at a distance from the user. The support system may be adapted to plug into the vents of an automobile, facilitating use of the electronic device while driving.
Daymen Us, Inc.

Short-wave infrared super-continuum lasers for early detection of dental caries

A wearable device for use with a smart phone or tablet includes a measurement device having a plurality of leds generating a near-infrared input optical beam that measures physiological parameters. The measurement device includes lenses configured to receive and to deliver the input beam to skin which reflects the beam.
Omni Medsci, Inc.

Above-lock camera access

Apparatus and methods are disclosed for allowing smart phone users to “capture the moment” by allowing easy access to a camera application when a mobile device is in an above-lock (or locked) mode, while also preventing unauthorized access to other smart phone functionality. According to one embodiment of the disclosed technology, a method of operating a mobile device having an above-lock state and a below-lock state comprises receiving input data requesting invocation of an camera application when the mobile device is in the above-lock state and invoking the requested camera application on the device, where one or more functions of the requested application are unavailable as a result of the mobile device being in the above-lock state..
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Methods and systems for light field augmented reality/virtual reality on mobile devices

Methods and apparatus are described that enable augmented or virtual reality based on a light field. A geometric proxy of a mobile device such as a smart phone is used during the process of inserting a virtual object from the light field into the real world images being acquired.
Futurewei Technologies, Inc.

System for obtaining customer feedback using a scannable code

The present invention is directed to a system for gathering customer feedback or information via a portable data input and transfer device, such as a smart phone or tablet computer, capable of scanning a data representation or code associated with a survey or feedback form, presenting the user with said survey or feedback form, and transferring the feedback or information entered by the user to a server.. .
Scannation Corporation

Collaboration system and method

A system to provide an environment for two or more people to collaborate on a project, share experiences, or meet new people. An administrator (which may also be a user or group moderator) can use a smart phone application or web browser to create a new group that one or more users may be a member.
Collaboratenow Llc

Water intake tracker for a container

A system for tracking a volumetric change of a fluid or solid in a container is provided. A sensing device may be interconnected to any container, wherein the sensing device comprises a fluid sensor, an orientation sensor, and a communication unit for electronic communication.

Pixedup social media game

A social media game that may be played between two devices, or as a single device may be played on an electronic mobile device such as a smart phone or tablet. The game may be analogous to a photographic puzzle.

Ear ailment diagnostic device and method

An ear ailment diagnostic device and method in accordance with the present disclosure generally comprises a pair of earpieces, which both further comprise a light source, a magnification lens, an air conduction channel and a miniature camera. The earpieces may optionally comprise a thermometer and/or tympanometer.
Zipline Health, Inc.

Method of programming a load control device

A load control device is able to receive radio-frequency (rf) signals from a wi-fi-enabled device, such as a smart phone, via a wireless local area network. The load control device comprises a controllably conductive device adapted to be coupled in series between an ac power source and an electrical load, a controller for rendering the controllably conductive device conductive and non-conductive, and a wi-fi module operable to receive the rf signals from the wireless network.
Lutron Electronics Co., Inc.

Efficient usage of internet services on mobile devices

Communications systems including multiple computer devices where: (i) for a set of computer devices, used by a common user, it is determined which computer device the user is most actively using; and (ii) an operational mode of a “wireless service” (see definition, below) on one of the other computer devices (that is, a non-most-active computer device) is changed in its operational mode. For example, if a user has two smart phones and the user's first smart phone is determined to be more active than the second smart phone, then on the second smart phone (that is, the non-most-active computer device) a social media home page updating service is turned off.
International Business Machines Corporation

Efficient usage of internet services on mobile devices

Communications systems including multiple computer devices where: (i) for a set of computer devices, used by a common user, it is determined which computer device the user is most actively using; and (ii) an operational mode of a “wireless service” (see definition, below) on one of the other computer devices (that is, a non-most-active computer device) is changed in its operational mode. For example, if a user has two smart phones and the user's first smart phone is determined to be more active than the second smart phone, then on the second smart phone (that is, the non-most-active computer device) a social media home page updating service is turned off.
International Business Machines Corporation

System for automatically transmitting emergency signal using smart phone, and method therefor

The present invention provides an urgent signal transmission system using a smart phone. A user previously registers a specific voice in a smart phone having a voice recognition function.
Tw Mobile Co.,ltd

Remote health monitoring system

A system and method that provides one or more programs that can be installed and activated on a smart device such as a smart phone, tablet, phablet, laptop, or other mobile computerized device to enable the device to be used by an individual to be monitored remotely for the potential occurrence of an injury or medical issue(s). This is done through operation of an application installed on the smart device which is regularly “pinged” by a central server, requiring a response from the individual to ensure that the individual is not impaired.
Tweettime, Llc

Intelligent earplug system

The present teachings disclose methods and apparatuses for an intelligent, wireless earplug system comprising a speaker, an earplug, an electronics base, and a cable. The earplug fits into a user's ear canal and is operatively connected to a smart device, such as a smart phone, to intelligently transmit sounds from the smart device to the earplugs in a manner selected by the user, such as for example transmitting binaural beats to the earplugs to facilitate sleep..
Hush Technology Inc.

Parking meter payment system

The parking meter payment system is a device adapted to interface with a parking meter that automates the payment of parking fees. The parking meter payment system comprises a transponder, a meter module, and a smart phone application.

Method and a system for cashless transaction and inventory management for vending machines

The invention relates to a method and a system for management of cashless purchase or transaction using a vending machine and software installed on a mobile device such as a smart phone. The present invention maintains security of payment by keeping confidentiality of payment and ensures that the code sent to the user/purchaser is used only once.

System and using geographical locations to provide access to product information

A current geographic location of a mobile device, such as a smart phone, tablet computer, or the like, is used to customize a selection guide that is used to retrieve product related information. The product related information generally provides details about one or more products meeting one or more criteria specified via use of the customized selection guide..
W.w. Grainger, Inc.

Amplifying device for a wired headphone microphone

A funnel like, or any shape like amplifying device that attaches, manufactured, built on or around a wired headphone ear-piece microphone that clamps on to the bottom and/or top of the headphone microphones wire that will fit any cellphone, smart phone, tablet, lab top, etc., device to amplify the users voice/sound and drown out unwanted noise like wind, cars, fans, etc. The funnel like amplifier can be made in any shape, form, materials, color, size, texture etc.

Quickly charger has usb charging-ports for desktop power station or lighting device

Quickly usb charging ports for power station or lighting related device has plurality of or combination of outlet or usb-hubs or digital-data delivery assembly, wireless device or adaptor or video or audio or other electric device's receiving-port(s) has usb charging-ports which meet 2007 released specification has minimum 1.0 amp to 5 amp at dc 5 volt range to safety and no overheat charging capacity to quickly charge dc current into energy-storage unit or assembly inside the other electric or digital product(s) and, optionally, additional outlet-units, to supply ac current to other electric or digital devices including smart phone, computer, communication, consumer electric products, people cosmetic kits or tools or others equipment. The usb-unit(s) or usb-module(s) or outlet-unit(s) fit within or install on anywhere of the device's housing including anywhere of the base, housing, walls.

Augmented reality-based wiring, commissioning and monitoring of controllers

A system for augmentation of reality-based components and actions related to controllers. Actions may incorporate augmented reality-based wiring, commissioning and monitoring.
Honeywell International Inc.

Using natural movements of a hand-held device to manipulate digital content

A mobile device, such as a smart phone, is provided with a camera. Digital content displayed on display screen of the mobile device may be manipulated in response to natural movements of the mobile device by a user.
Texas Instruments Incorporated

Medical alert system

A system for transmitting medical coding alerts including: a database of users; a central communication processor, with a central communication processor controls alerts to users; a plurality of patient alerts, where the processor transmits a patient alert to the end users; software, where the software provides instructions for the communications processor that controls the transmission of patient alerts to users; and user software, where the user software is distributed to each user via a smart phone. Each user is an authorized medical professional and the patient alerts relate to immediate patient conditions.

Self-condensing ph sensor and/or pepsin sensor and catheter apparatus

The present invention is a system for continuous real-time monitoring of a patient's breath chemistry comprising a plurality of components, including a self-condensing ph sensor distally mounted on a catheter, a pepsin sensor distally mounted on a catheter either separately or in combination with a self-condensing ph sensor, a transmitter with hydration sensing circuitry, and processing receiver/data recorder that can be a smart phone, tablet, tv, watch, wearable device, or custom designed device with wireless capability and utilizing an app (application) that displays and records the ph and/or pepsin collected data.. .

Method and plug-in wireless safety devices

An aftermarket vehicle communications device that that is part of a v2x communications system. The device can be a plug-in device, a wireless device separate from the vehicle, such as a key fob, wearable or a smart phone, or a permanent retrofit device mounted to the vehicle.
Gm Global Technology Operations Llc

Near-field waveguide

As the technology relating to controlling electromagnetic waves radiating from the mobile phone such as smart phone during a phone call, wide band waveguide that controls electromagnetic waves radiating from mobile phone and radiating them towards hand was invented. Distance between mobile phone, waveguide and hand is 3 to 6% of the wavelength.
Beacon Associates, Inc.

My personal identification mobile wallet

This process and procedures system is the results of a night revelation. I have in my personal notes step by step of what i saw in the dream or a visual idea.

System and providing a user cognitive load service

Systems and methods for a user cognitive load service are described. A cognitive load service runs on a user computing device such as a smart phone.
Pcms Holdings, Inc.

Interactive entertainment using a mobile device with object tagging and/or hyperlinking

Systems and methods for an interactive game using a multi-functional hand-held personal mobile device, such as a smart phone or entertainment device use the smart phone or other mobile device to find and/or activate various effects and items in the real world, then connect those items and effects together to provide a purpose to finding the effects/items consistent with the game theme. Embodiments include themes related to a treasure hunt with items that may or may not respond to the player detecting or finding them.
Whitewater West Industries Ltd.

Method of controlling a motor driven system, controlling a motor driven system and a motor driven system controlled in accordance with the disclosed method

Actuators are used to move a variety of objects to desired positions. It is generally desirable that they can do this quickly without exhibiting overshoot or ringing.
Analog Devices Global

Originating a voice call from a selected number using a temporary routing number

When authorized, a user of a computing device, such as a smart phone, may select an originating phone number to initiate a voice call that is different from the telephone number that is assigned to the computing device. The telephone number that is selected as the originating number may be a number that is assigned to another computing device and/or a different user.
T-mobile Usa, Inc.

Method for executing dual operating systems of smart phone

A smart phone according to an embodiment of the present invention suggests a method for accessing dual environments in a lock screen. The method may comprise: a step for receiving an inputted password or release pattern in a lock screen of a smart phone; and a step for providing smart phone environments different from each other according to the inputted password..
Soosan Int Co., Ltd.

Wellness navigation expert system

A system and method are disclosed of exemplary embodiments for activating, navigating and controlling wellness protocols generated by expert systems algorithmic analysis of user qualitative and quantitative input data parameters in nine lifestyle areas: food, drink, movement, mind, wear, space, rest, self-care and social collaboration using a graphical systems interface and a user input device (mechanical pointing or touch) for displaying and navigating lifestyle/wellness protocols and purchasing related products and services and conducting social collaboration. The system operates on smart phones, tablet computers and desktop computers where lifestyle/wellness protocols are generated based on expert systems algorithmic analysis of qualitative and quantitative input data parameters (lifestyle data and bio-medical data).

Procuring spatially feasible on-demand household-related goods or services

Methods of procuring urgent household-related goods or services enable consumers to obtain goods or services from local vendors offering those goods or services within a predetermined region. These methods may be implemented on devices such as smart phones, desktop computers, and servers.
Getbid, Inc.

Workout pattern detection

Aspects of the technology described herein can analyze signal data from multiple computing devices to ascertain a user's exercise pattern. Understanding a user's exercise pattern can help reduce power usage by automatically turning physiological sensors on and off to coincide with the start and end of an exercise event.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Streaming audio, dsp, and light controller system

Streaming audio is adjusted within one or more real-time digital signal processors (dsps) by entering audio adjustment parameters using a smart phone application on a bluetooth® enabled smart phone, receiving streaming audio from a cloud server, and transmitting the adjustment parameters and streaming audio to a bluetooth® chip in an audio system. The audio adjustment parameters and streaming audio then enter two real-time dsps where the streaming audio is adjusted according to the audio adjustment parameters and then sent to amplifiers and/or transceivers.
Audio Accessories Group, Llc

Multifunctional components for electronic devices and related methods of providing thermal management and board level shielding

Exemplary embodiments are disclosed of multifunctional components for electronic devices. In an exemplary embodiment, a multifunctional component generally includes a base component, such as a smart phone case (e.g., a back cover, etc.), an inner plate (e.g., a screenplate, a mid-plate, etc.).
Laird Technologies, Inc.

Vehicle communications via wireless access vehicular environment

Vehicle communications using ieee 802.11p wave functionality includes structure and method whereby a smart phone (sp) linked to an on board unit (obu) having wave functionality, and incorporating automotive telemetry protocol (atp), has at least one processor to configure the sp as a gui for the obu, and to enable wave authentication of the sp through a networked road side unit. Preferably, the obu opens, after a command from an atp client, a virtual connection for streaming data between the vehicle data bus and a remote server providing an automotive scan tool.
Paxgrid Telemetric Systems, Inc.

Detection of smartphone to enable content

Disclosed herein are system, method, and computer program product embodiments for detecting a smart phone to enable content. An embodiment operates by detecting that a mobile device is within a vicinity of a media device.
Roku, Inc.

Exchanging contact information based on identifying social interaction

A wearable device, such as a smart watch, detects a movement by a user, and the wearable device may compare the detected user movement to known movement patterns to identify a social interaction. The wearable device may forward a notice to an associated mobile device, such as a smart phone paired to the wearable device, and the notice may identify the detected social interaction.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.



Smart Phone topics:
  • Smart Phone
  • Electronic Device
  • Tablet Computer
  • Touch Screen
  • Nfc Device
  • Demodulate
  • Peak Detector
  • Transactions
  • Voice Recognition
  • Fingerprint
  • Authentication
  • User Interface
  • Smart Card
  • Video Game
  • Multiplexing


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