|| List of recent Touch Screen-related patents
| Method and device for switching application program of touch screen terminal|
A method for switching application program in a touch screen terminal, comprising: in a running interface of an application program, displaying an application program switching window in a screen sweet area upon a condition that a lateral slide signal is detected which is triggered at a screen vertical edge of the screen sweet area and laterally slid to an opposite side of the screen vertical edge; upon a condition that the application program switching window is being displayed, quitting the application program switching window from the screen sweet area in the event that a lateral slide signal is detected which is triggered at an arbitrary point in the touch screen and laterally slid to the screen vertical edge of the screen sweet area; and switching to a corresponding application program in the event that a click signal to an application program icon within the application program switching window is detected.. .
| Method and apparatus for setting font size in a mobile terminal having a touch screen|
A method and apparatus for setting a font size in a mobile terminal having a touch screen. During a font size setting mode, an area of a region where a user's finger touches the screen is detected.
| Method for setting an edit region and an electronic device thereof|
An apparatus and method for determining an edit region for an output screen by detecting a user input in an electronic device having a touch screen are provided. The method of determining the edit region of the output screen in the electronic device includes detecting a user input of at least two points on the output screen, and determining the edit region as a function of the points on which the user input is detected..
| Portable multifunction device, method, and graphical user interface supporting user navigations of graphical objects on a touch screen display|
A portable multifunction device displays a first user interface object and a second user interface object on a touch screen display. Upon detecting a finger-down event at the first user interface object and one or more finger-dragging events on the touch screen display, the device moves the first user interface object on the touch screen display along a path determined by the finger-dragging events until the first user interface object at least in part overlaps the second user interface object.
| Typetell touch screen keystroke announcer|
A method for validating a touch made on a touch-sensitive screen such as, for example, making a keystroke on a screen keyboard on a computing device with a touch-sensitive screen (such as a smart phone or a tablet computer). The user intends to make an intended single touch on a desired zone on the screen, and then touches an actually-touched zone on the screen.
| Misoperation-preventing method and device|
A misoperation-preventing method for use in a mobile terminal having a touch screen, includes: monitoring a distance between the mobile terminal and an object in a surrounding environment, after the mobile terminal transitions from a standby state to an active state; determining if the distance satisfies a preset distance condition; and disabling the touch screen if it is determined that the distance satisfies the preset distance condition.. .
| Method and structure for simplified coding of display pages for operating a closed circuit e-commerce|
Method and structure for a simplified coding of templated display pages for use in close circuit e-shopping for product and services via shopping terminals comprising video interphone monitors, dedicated terminals, television, cable television, shopping box, set top box and other well known boxes, each include a cpu, a memory and a display monitor operated via touch screen, remote control or hand movement, the templated screen uses assigned blocks and icons codes to select display pages, covering products and services. The shopping terminal connected via internal communication lines and interface propagates the simplified code, enabling loading and updating of products and services communicated via a building server for updating at all time data stored in the memory as per the dweller choice, enabling a dweller to shop from his private shop inside his residence, and be provided with programmed services, delivery and payments, supervised by the close circuit shopping entity center..
| Touch screen safety controls for clinician programmer|
The present disclosure involves an electronic apparatus for programming an implantable medical device to provide a stimulation therapy for a patient. The electronic apparatus includes a user interface configured to communicate with a user, a memory storage configured to store executable instructions, and a computer processor configured to execute the instructions to implement a plurality of safety controls.
| Touch screen finger position indicator for a spinal cord stimulation programming device|
A method of visualizing a user interaction with a clinician programmer is disclosed. A user engagement with respect to a screen of the clinician programmer is detected via one or more sensors associated with the screen of the clinician programmer.
| Mobile terminal and operation control method thereof|
A method of controlling a mobile terminal, and which includes entering into a touch-lock mode to lock an entire display area on a touch screen, receiving an unlock signal corresponding to a selection of a touch-lock release button on the terminal, and unlocking an area of the touch screen that includes at least one displayed icon when the unlock signal is received such that a touching of the at least one icon displayed on the touch screen executes a corresponding function of the icon, and maintaining other areas of the touch screen in the touch-lock mode.. .
| Method of unlocking mobile terminal, and the mobile terminal|
An unlock method for conveniently releasing a lock mode of a mobile terminal includes tracking a trajectory corresponding to a touch-and-drag operation of touching the touch screen and then dragging when the mobile terminal is in a lock mode, determining whether one or more intersections occur on the trajectory, and releasing the lock mode if one or more intersections occur on the trajectory. Accordingly, a touch input pattern for unlocking a lock mode is unlimited in terms of size, location, and pattern so that a user can freely touch the touch screen to release the lock mode..
| Harness for electronic devices|
A harness for electronic devices includes a folder member and a pouch member. In a preferred embodiment, the folder member is releasably securable to the pouch member and includes an interior pocket and a transparent front cover structured and disposed for allowing a user to operate the touch screen interface of an electronic tablet while the tablet is protectively contained within the interior pocket.
| Display apparatus|
A display apparatus comprises a main body including a touch screen disposed on a front surface thereof; an accessory unit rotatably disposed with respect to the main body; a connecting rod disposed in a side surface of one of the main body and the accessory unit; and a connecting channel disposed in a side surface of the other of the accessory unit and the main body, the connecting channel being formed so that the connecting rod is inserted in or separated from the connecting channel in a lengthwise direction thereof.. .
| Touch panel, touch screen structure thereof, and touch display device thereof|
An exemplary embodiment of the present disclosure provides a touch screen structure used in a touch panel. The touch screen structure comprises a protection cover and at least one color changeable decoration layer.
A variety of actions are controlled based on an operator's various finger gestures used on the touch screen disposed on the display surface of the display means, for example, making contact by a finger (tap), making two consecutive contacts by a finger (double-tap), making contact by a finger, and moving the finger without releasing it (drag), making contact by a finger and maintaining the contact for a predetermined time or longer (touch-and-hold), making simultaneous contact by two fingers, and increasing spacing between the fingers (pinch-out) or decreasing the spacing (pinch-in), and making simultaneous contact by two fingers, and moving the fingers in parallel (double-drag).. .
| Touch screen device|
Provided is a touch screen device which includes an electromagnetic resonance (emr) sensing panel for sensing, an input from an electronic pen, a display panel that is installed on a top layer portion of the emr sensing panel, configured to receive a control signal or graphic signal from outside, and displays a corresponding image, a bracket that is formed in the form of a plate beneath the emr sensing panel and the display panel and has an extension portion that extends from the corresponding portions of the emr sensing panel and the display panel, and a frequency compensating plate that is formed of a soft magnet installed on the extension portion.. .
| Method for calibration of capacitive touch screen and capacitive touch apparatus|
A method for calibration of a capacitive touch screen and a capacitive touch apparatus are disclosed. The calibration method includes obtaining a temporary reference capacitance value of a touch detection point of the capacitive touch screen when the capacitive touch screen powers up.
| Capacitive in-cell touch screen panel and display device|
A capacitive in-cell touch screen panel and a display apparatus are disclosed in present disclosure. At least one touch control inducting electrode is disposed on the color film substrate and at least one touch control driving electrode is disposed on the tft array substrate.
| Capacitive touch pen|
A capacitive touch pen includes a shaft, and a tip formed of a multilateral elastic conductor and located at the bottom side of the shaft for touching a touch screen to induce a signal. Preferably, the tip has the maximum width in the range of 2.5 mm˜4 mm..
| Touch screen display devices|
Touch screen display devices are disclosed. The touch screen display device may include a first substrate, a first sensor line extending in a first direction on the first substrate, an optical switching layer on the first sensor line, a second substrate on the optical switching layer, a second sensor line extending in a second direction crossing the first direction on the second substrate, an interlayer insulating layer on the second sensor line, and a third sensor line extending in the first direction on the interlayer insulating layer.
| Apparatus and method for processing input on touch screen|
An apparatus and method for processing a touch screen input are provided. The method includes determining if an input from an electronic pen on a touch screen is a contact input or a hovering input, calculating a coordinate of the electronic pen on an input sensing panel of the touch screen by applying a first preset movement determination reference filter in the contact input and applying a second preset movement determination reference filter in the hovering input, the second preset movement determination reference filter having a wider range than that of the first movement determination reference filter in the hovering input, and outputting a coordinate signal according to the calculated coordinate..
| Display device with an integrated touch screen and method of driving the same|
A display device with an integrated touch screen and a method of driving the same are provided. In a method of driving a display device including an integrated touch screen, including a panel including a plurality of electrodes that are divided into n number of groups, where n is an integer greater than or equal to two, and a touch sensing unit, the method includes: applying data voltages to a plurality of pixels of the panel, during a high logic period of a horizontal sync signal, and applying, by the touch sensing unit, a touch scan signal to one of the n groups every n or more low logic periods of the horizontal sync signal, the touch scan signal being applied to each of the n groups at least one time, during one frame..
| Touch screens and methods of manufacturing the same|
Disclosed are touch screens and methods of manufacturing the same. The touch screen may include a substrate, a first electrode extending in a first direction on the substrate, an interlayer insulating layer disposed on the first electrode, and a second electrode disposed on the interlayer insulating layer and extending in a second direction crossing the first direction.
| Searching at a user device|
Method, computer program product and user device for searching implemented at the user device, wherein an input is received from a user via a touch screen of the user device. Without user initiation of a temporary character recognition mode specifically to receive the input, the input is analysed using character recognition.
| Electronic device with adaptive proximity sensor threshold|
An electronic device may be provided with electronic components such as a touch screen display. The touch screen display may be controlled based on information from a proximity sensor.
| System and method for reducing the probability of accidental activation of control functions on a touch screen|
A system and method is provided for detecting the inadvertent touch of a user interface element on a touch screen. An analog signal stream associated with a touch sensor parameter is converted into a plurality of real-time, discrete signal stream packets.
| Input devices|
Input devices for a computer-based system include a touch screen comprising a dynamic input portion on which context-sensitive user inputs may be displayed, a cursor control comprising a palm rest and a track ball. The palm rest may be located relative to the track ball and the dynamic input portion of the touch screen for ease of use by the user..
| Mobile device with an inertial measurement unit to adjust state of graphical user interface or a natural language processing unit, and including a hover sensing function|
A mobile device has an inertial measurement unit (imu) that senses linear and rotational movement, a touch screen including (i) a touch-sensitive surface and (ii) a 3d sensing unit, and a state change determination module that determines state changes from a combination of (i) an output of the imu and (ii) the 3d sensing unit sensing the hovering object. The mobile device may include a pan/zoom module.
| Insertion marker placement on touch sensitive display|
In accordance with some embodiments, a computer-implemented method is performed at a portable electronic device with a touch screen display. The method can include: displaying graphics on the touch screen display, detecting a finger contact on the touch screen display, and, in response to the detected finger contact, inserting an insertion marker in the graphics at a first location.
| Touch screen barrier system|
A touch screen barrier system having a multiple layer touch screen barrier and dispenser. The touch screen barrier adheres to a user's forger or thumb to provide a barrier to the touch screen or other public device, such as elevator buttons, to prevent the transfer of oils, germs or other debris that cause smudges on the screen during use or transfer germs.
| Layered body, production method and use thereof|
The invention relates to a layered body, in particular one with two sheets of electric functional layers, as well as a use of this layered body for example in a touch screen with improved resolution. By changing the grid structure at the intersection areas a moiré effect can be avoided by superimposition of the patterns..
|Toggle gesture during drag gesture|
Methods and systems for providing input to a computing device based on a toggle gesture performed during a drag gesture are provided. A drag gesture can be performed on a touch screen to manipulate a user interface object.
|Scrolling virtual music keyboard|
Disclosed are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for scrolling a virtual keyboard on a touch screen device including a display. A first aspect allows detecting a user contact swipe motion in a predetermined direction along said keyboard, scrolling said keyboard across said display in accordance with said motion, and stopping said scrolling upon termination of user contact swipe motion.
|Method for displaying graphical user interfaces and electronic device using the same|
The invention provides an electronic device for displaying guis (graphical user interfaces) including a touch screen and a processor. The touch screen displays one or more of a plurality of guis and detects a first and a second touch signal.
|Video manager for portable multifunction device|
A video player for a portable multifunction device is disclosed. In some embodiments, a list of video items is displayed in a portrait orientation of a touch screen display of a portable electronic device.