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Store of the future

Store of the future

Parking payment detection

Parking payment detection

Parking payment detection

Computer enabled application for nutrition and advertising

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12/11/14
20140365366
 System and device for receiving authentication credentials using a secure remote verification terminal patent thumbnailSystem and device for receiving authentication credentials using a secure remote verification terminal
The present invention relates generally to a system and device for expanding the utility of remote payment technologies by way of a remote transaction card reader and keypad for the entry of an account pin. More specifically, the device moves much of the functionality required for mobile payments away from a mobile card accepting appliance (e.g., a smartphone equipped with a card reader) to the disparate device.
12/11/14
20140365341
 Store of the future patent thumbnailStore of the future
Techniques for facilitating commerce and retail transactions are described. According to various embodiments, a user selection of a product item offered for sale by a retail store is received, via a shoppable window user interface associated with the retail store.
12/11/14
20140365283
 Parking payment detection patent thumbnailParking payment detection
In one embodiment, a mobile device (e.g., a smartphone) is utilized to determine whether a user has paid for parking. The mobile device collects sensor data that describes actions of a mobile device or actions of an automobile or of a driver of the automobile.
12/11/14
20140364202
 Computer enabled application for nutrition and advertising patent thumbnailComputer enabled application for nutrition and advertising
The game method and system herein disclosed and described provides a game and game system and method configured for operation on a user's computing device such as a personal computer, pad, laptop, or smartphone. The user then interacts and progresses through the game through a scanning of a product label or container.
12/11/14
20140363799
 Mobile application for martial arts training patent thumbnailMobile application for martial arts training
Examples and embodiments provide systems, methods, and apparatus to provide information and instruction to those involved in martial arts training via a mobile device, such as a smartphone. A mobile application provides various training functions including, by limited to a handbook; flash cards; stretching, fundamental skills, advanced techniques, and sparring practice routines.
12/11/14
20140363168
 Use of visible connection between devices to represent connections and interactions between the devices patent thumbnailUse of visible connection between devices to represent connections and interactions between the devices
A method and apparatus for conveying using a visual representation extending between an electronic device and a target device, information relating to a wireless connection established between the electronic device and a target device. The visual representation may be setup and/or configured based on a determination of the location and/or position of the target device relative to the electronic device.
12/11/14
20140362022
 Universal stylus patent thumbnailUniversal stylus
The present device provides for a universal stylus. The stylus emits a light incident upon a distal metallic object therein causing electrons on the metallic object to be ejected from the metallic object, resulting in a non-uniform electric field near the metallic object.
12/11/14
20140360078
 Firearm with a vertically filming camera patent thumbnailFirearm with a vertically filming camera
Assembly consisting of a firearm, in particular a hunting gun, and an image capturing device, for example a camera or a mobile phone, in particular a smartphone, fixed to the firearm, characterised in that the securing of the image capturing device to the firearm is performed such that the sighting axis of the image capturing device is inclined relative to the axis of the barrel at an angle of between 0° and 90°, strictly greater than 0°, and in particular 90°.. .
12/04/14
20140359734
 Method for producing dynamic data structures for authentication and/or password identification patent thumbnailMethod for producing dynamic data structures for authentication and/or password identification
A method for generating a changing authentication input or password generation and input for a user is provided for allowing access to a computing device such as a smartphone or computer or using the computing device to communicate over a network to a server. Using recognizable objects displayed in positions on a graphic display, and input strings of text or alphanumeric characters the user has identified as relating to each recognizable object, a password or authentication can be generated by combining the input strings relating recognizable objects to paired related objects.
12/04/14
20140359685
 Video processing method, television dongle, control terminal, and system patent thumbnailVideo processing method, television dongle, control terminal, and system
Embodiments of the present invention relate to a video processing method, a television dongle, and a control terminal. The method includes: receiving, by a television dongle, video information downloaded from the internet; when a playing terminal needs to play the video information in a muted manner, decoding the video information, decomposing the decoded video information into video data and audio data, sending the decomposed video data to the playing terminal; and sending the decomposed audio data to a control terminal, so that the control terminal plays the audio data.
12/04/14
20140359069
Method for securely sharing a url
A method is disclosed wherein a url is associated with a resource. The url is for use in accessing the resource.
12/04/14
20140359000
Method for remotely assisting user in setting utility program
The present invention is to provide a method for remotely assisting a user in setting a utility program, which is applicable to a network system including an electronic device (e.g., a smartphone, or a tablet computer) storing plural entries of client-end setting data and a cloud server storing plural entries of server-end setting data each corresponding to one entry of the client-end setting data. The method is performed by the cloud server and includes the steps of activating a server-end program to connect with the electronic device via the internet; adjusting an entry of the server-end setting data according to an edit command received from a client; sending the adjusted server-end setting data to the electronic device via the internet so that the electronic device can reset the corresponding entry of the client-end setting data and display the corresponding utility program installed therein according to the adjusted server-end setting data..
12/04/14
20140358919
Automatic isolation and selection of screenshots from an electronic content repository
Automatic isolation of screenshots from other captured content items stored in an electronic content repository is provided. When a screen capture is performed on an electronic device, such as a smartphone, screen resolution information for the capturing device is stored with the captured content item (e.g., screenshot).
12/04/14
20140358298
Alignment tool
In embodiments, one or more targets, each comprising one or more dots, may be permanently or removably affixed to one or more components of a mechanical system such as a bicycle. A computing device may capture a two-dimensional image of the one or more targets.
12/04/14
20140357354
Remote identification for electronic gaming machines
A casino management system uses unique identifiers to automatically identify individual gaming assets and to select a particular asset on a video display of a gaming floor. Information about the specific asset can be retrieved and presented on an overlay of the video display.
12/04/14
20140357331
Security lock for smartphones
A protective case for a smartphone has a planar portion of the length and width of the smartphone, an upper portion shaped to capture a smartphone leaving a touchcreen of unobstructed, the upper portion enabled to fasten to the planar portion, an opening into the planar portion, the opening having an axis at right angles to the plane of the planar portion on a side opposite the upper portion, pairing circuitry enclosed in the protective case for wirelessly pairing with the smartphone, a power source enclosed in the planar portion for powering circuitry and mechanisms in the protective case, a locking mechanism in the planar portion proximate the opening, enabled to engage to an anchor pin inserted into the opening, and circuitry enabled to accept an unlock command via wireless communication from a smartphone executing a security application, the command causing the locking mechanism to release from an anchor pin.. .
12/04/14
20140357322
Spatial quiescence protection for multi-channel acoustic echo cancellation
A system performs residual echo suppression on a microphone signal that receives, e.g., voice commands, and that is exposed to echo from multiple speakers. An example is a smartphone that receives voice commands while the smartphone is playing music through stereo speakers.
12/04/14
20140357312
Smartphone-based methods and systems
Arrangements involving portable devices (e.g., smartphones and tablet computers) are disclosed. One arrangement enables a content creator to select software with which that creator's content should be rendered—assuring continuity between artistic intention and delivery.
12/04/14
20140356615
Adhesive tape
An adhesive tape including a particular foam base is provided. An average bubble diameter in a machine direction (md) and an average bubble diameter in a cross-machine direction (cd) of the foam base are each 150 μm or less, the ratio of the average bubble diameter in the machine direction/an average bubble diameter in a vertical direction (vd) and the ratio of the average bubble diameter in the cross-machine direction/the average bubble diameter in the vertical direction are each 6 or less, and the foam base has an interlaminar strength of 20 n/cm or more.
12/04/14
20140354782
Stereoscopic camera apparatus
An apparatus for receiving an image sensor-enabled smartphone, enabling a user of the apparatus to capture and view three-dimensional images with a smartphone normally capable of only capturing and rendering two-dimensional images. The apparatus includes a first arrangement of optics, said first arrangement being aligned with an image sensing arrangement of a smartphone when the smartphone is inserted into the apparatus.
12/04/14
20140354441
System and constituent media device components and media device-based ecosystem
Embodiments of the present application relate generally to electrical and electronic hardware, computer software, wired and wireless network communications, wearable, hand held, and portable computing devices for facilitating communication of information and presentation of media. An ecosystem of wireless media devices may be in wireless communication with one another and with at least one wireless user device (e.g., smartphone, tablet or pad).
12/04/14
20140354045
User configurable vehicle steering column stalks
A user-configurable steering column is made from steering column-mounted switches, each of which is coupled to a computer, which is also coupled to various different driver circuits, each of which is configured to control the operation of a corresponding vehicle accessory device, such as head lamps, a wiper motor or the vehicle's cruise control. A tactile-sensitive display device located in either a head unit, smartphone inside the vehicle, or in a dedicated, dash board-mounted device, provides a menu of assignable switches and user-controllable devices, or it displays icons representing the switches and accessories.
12/04/14
20140353501
Night vision attachment for smart camera
A night vision attachment for a smartphone by which the camera of the smartphone is enabled to view or take digital photos of objects under very low light ambient light levels. The night vision attachment comprises a housing for receiving and locating components of the attachment and has portions adapted to mate with a wall of the camera through which the phone camera lens images object space.
11/27/14
20140351911
Secure authorization systems and methods
Systems and methods for secure user authentication are described. In certain embodiments, a client device such as a smartphone may be provisioned with a secure key and/or other secret information.
11/27/14
20140351867
Entertainment network for passengers in a means of transportation
An entertainment network for passengers in a means of transportation, such as an airplane, having at least one data server for video and/or audio data. A routing device is connected to the data server.
11/27/14
20140350367
Peak flow meter, breathalyzer, and pulse oximeter for use with a mobile device
A peak flow meter, breathalyzer, and pulse oximeter for use with a mobile device, such as a smartphone, are disclosed. In one embodiment, the peak flow meter receives air flow from the patient, converts it into an electrical signal using a pressure transducer, and transmits the signal to a mobile device over an interface.
11/27/14
20140349705
Virtual access module distribution apparatus and methods
Apparatus and methods for distributing electronic access client modules for use with electronic devices. In one embodiment, the access client modules are virtual subscriber identity modules (vsims) that can be downloaded from online services for use with cellular-equipped devices such as smartphones.
11/27/14
20140348490
Intelligent device with both recording and playing back 3d movies and the relevant apparatus and methods
Present invention relates to apparatus and methods for integrating both 3d movies recording and 3d movies playing back together on intelligent devices or smart devices, wherein the method of the 3d movies recording can increase the view depth beyond human eye capability and the method and apparatus of 3d movies playing back provide large tolerance to eye motion and viewer is able to avoid the suffers from side effects of vertigo, headache, and eye fatigue; wherein intelligent devices is any one of cell-phone, pda, iphone/smartphone, ipad, google glass, pocket/tablet pc, gps, or ebook, laptop or notebook, computer, tv or itv, etc.. .
11/27/14
20140347973
System for maintaining the integrity of a tour group
A group of tourists traveling, for example, in a foreign land needs to be sure that no-one becomes lost. Embodiments of the present invention take advantage of mobile wireless terminals colloquially known as “smartphones” to quickly identify any members of a tour group that stray from the group, and to help them rejoin the group.
11/27/14
20140347308
System and method for generating a representative computerized display of a user's interactions with a touchscreen based hand held device on a gazed-at screen
A system and method of interacting with a smartphone application displayed over a remote display gazed at by a user including a normal mode of operation which may be the default, a hovering mode of operation which may be triggered by a trigger event, and a release event which reverts from hovering mode to normal mode. An enhanced hovering ability is typically provided while hovering, in that a predetermined set of operative gestures is enabled, such that a range of predetermined gestures is available for operating purposes while hovering..
11/27/14
20140347278
Smartphone
A smartphone includes a base, a cover, and a joystick assembly. The base includes a bottom wall.
11/27/14
20140347164
Door handle system for vehicle
A door handle system for a door of a vehicle includes a door handle assembly, a locking mechanism, a control and a near field communication device. The door handle assembly is configured to mount at a handle region of a vehicle door of the vehicle.
11/20/14
20140344736
Bound based contextual zoom
Methods and systems for bound based contextual zoom are disclosed. Legacy windows desktop and web applications were designed for a mouse or other high-precision pointing device, and as such, small controls and closely grouped controls/icons were commonly designed/used on the screen.
11/20/14
20140344684
System for generating unique handwriting style of user and method therefor
Provided is a system for generating a unique handwriting style of a user in which a minimum amount of phonemes, for example, only 59 phonemes of hangul, are received from a user and transformed and combined to implement a syllable, thus simply generating a unique handwriting of a user. According to the system, a phoneme input by a user is displayed on a display screen of a smartphone, or the like, and corresponding phonemes are received based on the displayed input phoneme, thus implementing a handwriting fitting a user handwriting, and when a syllable is formed with a plurality of phonemes, a syllable is implemented by matching a designated connection point to each phoneme, thereby generating a natural handwriting..
11/20/14
20140344495
Docking station with hooking function
A dock for connecting a smartphone to a display and a laptop is disclosed. The dock transfers audio/video data from a smartphone to a display, establishes a wireless link with the smartphone and intercepts input device event messages of a laptop so that a user can use input devices of the laptop to control the smartphone.
11/20/14
20140344494
Docking station with kvm switch
A dock for connecting a smartphone to a display and peripherals is disclosed. The dock transfers audio/video data to a display, establishes a wireless link with peripherals and possesses a kvm function.
11/20/14
20140344116
Retail inventory management services through personal mobile devices
A system is disclosed for providing retailer controllable access to consolidated inventory management services through a retail worker's personal smartphone. The system—operable largely within and through the retailer's private computing network—comprises data nodes, an enterprise service bus, and a device application.
11/20/14
20140344062
Methods, devices and systems for providing mobile advertising and on-demand information to user communication devices
Methods, systems, software, computer-readable media, and the like relate to providing and receiving relevant data from one or more entities. Data is received by a wireless user device directly from a wireless transmitter.
11/20/14
20140343371
Wearable sensor device for health monitoring and methods of use
A device for monitoring health information. The device comprises a material capable of being worn on a person's body, an optical generator, an optical sensor, a processor, and an interface for communicating with an external device.
11/20/14
20140342778
Rechargeable battery for mobile, personal devices, such as mobile telephones, smartphones, pdas or e-readers
Rechargeable battery (4) for mobile, personal devices, such as mobile telephones, smartphones, pdas or e-readers, which have an internal antenna (1, 9) for electromagnetic near-field communication by means of rfid, nfc or similar standards. The rechargeable battery has an intermediate antenna (2), which communicates contactlessly with the internal antenna (1 or 9), and an external antenna (3), which is connected to the intermediate antenna (2) and communicates towards the outside, wherein the intermediate antenna (2) and the external antenna (3) are applied to two opposite side surfaces of the preferably exchangeable rechargeable battery (4), and the intermediate antenna (2) is arranged in the communication range of the internal antenna (1) when the rechargeable battery has been inserted into the mobile device.
11/20/14
20140342762
Peripheral specific selection of automated response messages
Software and computer processor implemented system and method of providing customized automated responses to different types of incoming electronic messages from various contact sources, particularly useful for preventing distracted driving. Here the invention's software, often in the form of an app, runs on a smartphone or other computerized device configured to automatically connect to various peripherals, such as automobile associated bluetooth peripherals.
11/20/14
20140342724
Wireless network design, commissioning, and controls for hvac, water heating, and lighting system optimization
Methods, devices, and systems for commissioning and programming a network of wireless devices are disclosed herein. These can include utilizing a commissioning tool having a directional radio frequency antenna, a microprocessor, and memory.
11/20/14
20140342699
Software application to reduce distractions while in motion
Our invention seeks to disable or impede smartphones, mobile devices, or tablet's keyboards, keypads, numerical keypads, or voice recognition software from being used while in motion at speeds in excess of 3 mph, thereby eliminating distractions while in motion.. .
11/20/14
20140342669
Docking station for smartphone
A dock for connecting a smartphone to a display and peripherals is disclosed. The dock uses a single connector to transfer audio/video data to a display and input-output data and to establish a wireless link with peripherals.
11/20/14
20140340577
Competitive photo rig
A specialized multi-smartphone rig is configured to simultaneously hold and operate multiple camera-equipped smartphones to enable capture of the same image by each camera under identical conditions using a single shutter release button on the rig. Because smartphones typically vary in how much time they use to process user input, custom native applications (“apps”) are installed on each smartphone to enable the cameras to operate in a synchronized manner.
11/13/14
20140337949
System and method for generating a biometric identifier
Systems and methods are provided for recording a user's biometric features and generating an identifier representative of the user's biometric features using mobile device such as a smartphone. The systems and methods described herein enable a series of operations whereby a user using a mobile device can capture imagery of a user's face, eyes and periocular region.
11/13/14
20140337948
System and method for determining liveness
Systems and methods are provided for recording a user's biometric features and generating an identifier representative of the user's biometric features and whether the user is alive (“liveness”) using mobile devices such as a smartphone. The systems and methods described herein enable a series of operations whereby a user using a mobile device can capture imagery of a user's face, eyes and periocular region.
11/13/14
20140337930
System and method for authorizing access to access-controlled environments
Systems and methods are provided for authorizing a user to access an access-controlled environment. The system includes a system server platform that communicates with fixed pc's, servers and mobile devices (e.g., smartphones) operated by users.
11/13/14
20140337801
Methods and systems for displaying icons on a user interface
A method and system for displaying icons on a user interface of a smart device are disclosed. The method includes obtaining a webpage address and checking security of the webpage linked to the webpage address.
11/13/14
20140336875
System and method for providing customized audio content to a vehicle radio system using a smartphone
A method is disclosed for providing real time information content from a remote content source to an individual travelling in a vehicle over a personal electronic device (ped) of the individual, for playback over a subsystem of the vehicle. A control is designated on the vehicle subsystem which enables the individual to request the information content from the remote content source.
11/13/14
20140333252
Electronic suspension and near-field magnetic resonance system for smart phone and tablet devices
An electromagnetic suspension and near-field magnetic resonance system for smart phones and tablet devices includes a electromagnetic suspension and near-field magnetic resonance base unit, a case for a smartphone or tablet housing at least one reciprocating magnet.. .
11/13/14
20140331557
Integrated industrial door control and reporting system and method
A system for integrating industrial doors into a total system for monitoring and control of a building, warehouse or group of buildings. Controllers for each door motor have absolute position shaft encoders that provide the exact shaft position to a controller system that allows real-time control of torque and current.
11/06/14
20140331166
Customize smartphone's system-wide progress bar with user-specified content
An apparatus and method for customizing an operating system (os) function of a mobile terminal are provided. The method includes determining content data to be displayed when the os function is called by an application running on the mobile terminal, when the os function is called by the application, displaying the content data superimposed over the application in a display, and, when the os function is released by the application, returning to a display of the application in the display..
11/06/14
20140330729
Payment processing using biometric identification
Facial recognition is used to associate, organize, identify, select, execute, and transfer payment, data files, and personal information to and from a user's profile in the cloud through a c2c and b2c network. The information—financial, professional, and personal—is securely delivered to a pos system, to a credit-card company/acquirer, to a cloud database, to a checkout tablet, and/or to a consumer-owned and operated smartphone device or tablet..
11/06/14
20140330336
Mobile phone for stimulating the trigeminal nerve to treat disorders
Devices and methods are disclosed that allow a patient to self-treat a medical condition, such as migraine headache and trigeminal neuralgia and the like, by noninvasive electrical stimulation of nerves of the head, particularly supraorbital, supratrochlear, infraorbital, and mental nerves in the vicinity of their foramen or notch. The system comprises a handheld mobile device, such as a smartphone, that is applied to the surface of the patient's head.
11/06/14
20140330335
Mobile phone for treating a patient with dementia
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed that allow a patient to self-treat neurodegenerative diseases, such as dementia, alzheimer's disease, ischemic stroke, post-concussion syndrome, chronic traumatic encephalopathy and the like by electrical noninvasive stimulation of a vagus nerve. The system comprises a handheld stimulator that is applied to the surface of the patient's neck, wherein the stimulator comprises or is joined to a smartphone.
11/06/14
20140330334
Mobile phone for treating a patient with seizures
Devices, systems and methods are disclosed that allow a patient to self-treat epileptic seizures by electrical noninvasive stimulation of a vagus nerve. The system comprises a handheld stimulator that is applied to the surface of the patient's neck, wherein the stimulator comprises or is joined to a smartphone.
11/06/14
20140329497
Smartdevices enabled secure access to multiple entities (sesame)
This invention proposes novel systems, methods and apparatus that utilize smart devices (e.g., smartphones) capable of reading/processing biometric inputs, and wireless communications over secure, short-range wireless channels (e.g., near field communications (nfc)) to securely access websites and cyber-physical system (cps) entities such as vehicles, rooms and control knobs as well as sensors and smart meters. A user accesses a website on a display terminal or cps entity by using her smart device to send her biometric credentials to request access for a service, and communicates with either the said terminal or the said cps entity which is also capable of short-range wireless communications, using secure and short-range wireless channels to ensure the authenticity of the user when using the service.
11/06/14
20140327815
Smartphone scanner adapter
A smartphone adapter for redirecting light to a camera mounted on a smartphone includes a housing, which includes (i) an aperture for receiving light reflected from a scannable symbol and (ii) a reflective surface for redirecting light received through the aperture to the smartphone camera, and a member for mechanically affixing the smartphone adapter to the smartphone.. .
10/30/14
20140325113
Smartphone dock reminder for vehicles
A system and method for reminding a user to dock a mobile device in a docking apparatus within a vehicle are provided. A docking apparatus includes: one or more sensors for determining whether an object is present in the docking apparatus; and at least one of speakers, a vibration mechanism, and one or more display indicators for reminding a user to place the mobile device in the docking apparatus when the one or more sensors determine that an object is not present in the docking apparatus.
10/30/14
20140324833
Smartphone arrangements responsive to musical artists and other content proprietors
Methods and arrangements involving portable devices, such as smartphones and tablet computers, are disclosed. One particular arrangement concerns a software program that is launched following detection of audio content performed by a first musical artist.
10/30/14
20140324596
Smartphone-based methods and systems
Arrangements involving portable devices (e.g., smartphones and tablet computers) are disclosed. One arrangement enables a content creator to select software with which that creator's content should be rendered—assuring continuity between artistic intention and delivery.
10/30/14
20140324527
Proximity detection using sensors based on a programmable multi-array structures
Embodiments of the present disclosure is directed to the use of spatially diverse multiple antenna structures and associated radio transmitters and receivers in a sensor for accurate proximity detection. In a retail environment, a system based on a network of such (smart) sensors can accurately detect presence and location of a shopper's wireless mobile device as the shopper moves along the shopping aisles carrying the wireless mobile device (e.g.
10/30/14
20140324338
System and method for continuous and incremental location tracking of a smartphone based on situation-aware control of the level of background sensing
More specifically, the present invention can be regarded as a new approach for continuous and incremental location tracking of a personal mobile device that best balances energy consumption with location accuracy during daily routine activities of a given user.. .
10/30/14
20140324333
Display terminal and server installed in vehicle
A smartphone (10) includes an area information obtaining unit (17), a map information obtaining unit (18), and a display unit (12). The area information obtaining unit (17) obtains area information indicating at least one area communicable directly or indirectly.
10/30/14
20140323823
Microwave stethoscope for measuring cardio-pulmonary vital signs and lung water content
A microwave stethoscope measurement method and sensor design employ a microwave transmission sensor and a microwave reception sensor placed on a patient's chest in spaced-apart side-by-side configuration for monitoring patient vital signs, lung water content and other critical measurements. The side-by-side sensors are spaced apart a separation distance of about 1-3 cm in lateral chest orientation.
10/30/14
20140321641
Method and system for decoupling user authentication and data encryption on mobile devices
A method for decoupling user authentication and data encryption on mobile devices includes generating an encryption key (“ek”) for encrypting data and a key encryption key (“kek”) for encrypting the ek, obtaining an encrypted ek by encrypting the ek using the kek, storing the encrypted ek on a data container device (“dcd”), and storing the kek on a key vault device (“kvd”) that is distinct from the dcd. Neither the ek nor kek are generated using a user authentication secret as a seed.
10/30/14
20140321052
Portable electronic device case with battery
A case for a smartphone electronic device protects and extends the battery life of the smartphone. The case has a first case portion and a second case portion, which assemble together to protect the top, side, and bottom edges of the smartphone.
10/30/14
20140320434
Method for gesture control
A method for gesture-based control of a portable, electronic device (1) with a touchscreen (2). Novel gestures are introduced which are compatible with conventional touchscreen gestures and can be used simultaneously.
10/30/14
20140320263
Methods, program products, and systems relating to vehicular garage door control systems
Embodiments of method performed in conjunction with a vehicular garage door control system are provided, as are embodiments of a vehicular garage door control system and a program product executed by a smartphone in communicating with such a garage door control system. The vehicular garage door control system may include an in-vehicle garage door opener (gdo) signal generator, a wireless receiver, and a controller.
10/30/14
20140320021
Smartphone-based methods and systems
Arrangements involving portable devices (e.g., smartphones and tablet computers) are disclosed. One arrangement enables a content creator to select software with which that creator's content should be rendered—assuring continuity between artistic intention and delivery.


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