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 Methods and systems for forming oleds and thin film devices patent thumbnailnew patent Methods and systems for forming oleds and thin film devices
Systems and methods are disclosed for providing working substrates for the deposition of various photonic and electronic devices, in particular for organic light emitting diodes (oleds) used for lighting and displays, where these substrates incorporate structural elements that improve the performance of these devices. These elements include nanoscale and microscale relief (3d) patterns on one or both sides of the substrate that are beneficial in controlling light and electrical properties of these devices by, for example, improving light output efficiency and uniformity.
Microcontinuum, Inc.


 Apparatus and  sound modulation using touch screen with pressure sensor patent thumbnailnew patent Apparatus and sound modulation using touch screen with pressure sensor
Disclosed are an apparatus and a method of generating a sound by using a touch screen. A sound modulation apparatus according to the present invention includes: a sensor information input unit configured to receive sensing information on a position, at which a touch input of a user is applied to the screen, and pressure according to the touch input applied to the screen; and a sound modulation unit configured to set a tone frequency and volume of a sound to be output, and set the tone frequency according to the position, to which the touch input of the user is applied, and set the volume according to a size of the pressure according to the touch input..
Industry-academic Cooperation Foundation, Yonsei University


 System and  authentication with a computer stylus patent thumbnailnew patent System and authentication with a computer stylus
A method for securing operation of a computing device operated with a stylus includes recognizing a pre-defined gesture performed by a stylus on a touch screen, the pre-defined gesture defined as a user command to lock an item displayed on the touch screen, determining a location of the gesture, determining identity of the stylus, locking an item displayed at the location determined, and recording identity of the stylus. A method for operating a computing device with a stylus includes receiving a command with a stylus to add restricted annotations to a document, receiving identity of the stylus, linking an annotation to the identity, restricting display of the annotation on the document to a computing device receiving input from the stylus; and displaying the document absent the at least one annotation on a computing device on which input from the stylus is not received..
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc


 Computerized information and display apparatus with automatic context determination patent thumbnailnew patent Computerized information and display apparatus with automatic context determination
A computerized information apparatus useful for providing information to a user via a display. In one embodiment, the apparatus comprises a processor apparatus, and speech input apparatus, touch screen input and display apparatus, and at least one computer program configured to run on the processor apparatus, the at least one program being configured to provide a user with contextually relevant content without an affirmative request for such content, but rather based on context divined from one or more “free form” words spoken by the user, whether while searching for information or otherwise.
West View Research, Llc


 Dial control for touch screen navigation patent thumbnailnew patent Dial control for touch screen navigation
A computing device includes a hardware processor and a machine-readable storage medium storing instructions. The instructions may be executable to: display, on a touch screen, a first screen image of a user interface of the computing device; detect a first touch gesture on the first screen image, where the first touch gesture is associated with a dial control including a plurality of control options; and in response to a detection of the first touch gesture: blur the first screen image; present the dial control over the first screen image; in response to a rotation of the first touch gesture, rotate the dial control to select a first control option of the plurality of control options; and in response to a selection of the first control option, present additional information in a second portion of the touch screen..
Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development Lp


 Mobile terminal and control method thereof patent thumbnailnew patent Mobile terminal and control method thereof
A mobile terminal including a touch screen and a controller configured to control the touch screen to display a first information of a first application on a first window, control the touch screen to reduce a size of the first window and to output a second window including a list of one or more applications in response to a first input, wherein the second window does not overlap with the first window and is positioned at a region where at least part of the first window has been output before the size of the first window is reduced, receive a second input to select a second application from the list, and control, in response to the second input, the touch screen to display a second information of the second application on the second window in a state where the first information of the first application is still displayed on the first window. Further, the list disappears from the second window when the second information is displayed on the second window..
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Approach for selecting a desired object on a small touch screen patent thumbnailnew patent Approach for selecting a desired object on a small touch screen
An approach to selecting an object represented on a touch screen display includes displaying a plurality of independent digital images on the touch screen display, indicating one of the plurality of independent digital images is selectable, detecting if interaction with the touch screen display is made while one of the plurality of independent digital images is indicated as selectable, and if interaction with the touch screen display is not made while the one of the plurality of independent digital images is indicated as selectable, indicating a subsequent digital image is selectable.. .
International Business Machines Corporation


 Touch screen panel patent thumbnailnew patent Touch screen panel
A touch screen panel includes a plurality of sensing electrodes arranged in a touch active area, a charge pump circuit for generating an output voltage based on an input voltage and at least one clock signal, a clock signal generator for generating the clock signal, and a touch driver for generating touch driving signals by using the output voltage and applying the touch driving signals to the sensing electrodes. In the touch screen panel, the clock signal and the touch driving signals are synchronized with each other..
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.


 Display device patent thumbnailnew patent Display device
A display device includes a display panel including data lines, gate lines crossing the data lines, and pixels arranged in a matrix form, a touch screen which is embedded in the display panel or is installed on the display panel, a data driving circuit supplying a data voltage to the data lines, a gate driving circuit supplying a gate pulse to the gate lines, and a touch sensing circuit which supplies a driving signal to lines of the touch screen and senses a touch input. The gate driving circuit alternately drives pull-down transistors connected in parallel to one gate line.
Lg Display Co., Ltd.


 In- cell capacitive touch screen panel apparatus and driving method patent thumbnailnew patent In- cell capacitive touch screen panel apparatus and driving method
The present invention discloses a driving method for an in-cell capacitive touch screen panel comprising: providing a common electrode voltage for image display to the common electrodes and each even-numbered one of the touch driving electrodes, and providing a touch driving voltage for touch driving to each odd-numbered one of the touch driving electrodes within a touch drive time period of a n-th image frame display time period; providing the common electrode voltage to the common electrodes and each odd-numbered one of the touch driving electrodes, and providing the touch driving voltage to each even-numbered one of the touch driving electrodes within a touch drive time period of a (n+1)-th image frame display time period. The present invention further provides a in cell capacitive touch screen panel..
Shenzhen China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co. , Ltd.


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Touch sensing unit, touch screen panel having the same, and driving the touch screen panel

A touch screen panel and a driving method thereof. The touch screen panel includes a touch pad unit including a plurality of receiver pads and a plurality of transmitter pads combined with the receiver pads, and a touch sensing unit for determining a touch position, based on changes in mutual capacitance between the receiver pads and the transmitter pads.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

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Apparatus for selecting from a touch screen

The apparatus and method of the disclosure relate to data entry and menu selection. Applications include: (a) data entry for ideographic languages, including chinese, japanese and korean; (b) fast food ordering; (c) correction of documents generated by optical character recognition; and (d) computer access and speech synthesis by persons temporarily or permanently lacking normal motor capabilities.

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Accessibility path guiding through microfluidics on a touch screen

Providing accessibility path guidance on a display presented on a touch screen of a device with microfluidics. The fluid is selectively applied to a portion of the touch screen by a computer of the device to raise a portion of the touch screen.
International Business Machines Corporation

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Drone piloting device adapted to hold piloting commands and associated control method

A device (15) for piloting a drone (10) comprising a touch screen (18) displaying a touch-sensitive area, means for detecting signals emitted by the touch-sensitive area, and means for transforming said detected signals into piloting commands and transmitting said commands to the drone. The device comprises control means, controlled by the touch-sensitive area forming activation/deactivation button, to make the drone piloting mode alternately switch between a mode of activation of the system for holding the last detected commands, mode in which said piloting commands transmitted to the drone result from the transformation of the last detected signals before the switching to the activation mode, and a mode of deactivation of the system for holding the last detected commands, mode in which said piloting commands transmitted to the drone result from the transformation of the current detected signals.
Parrot Drones

Stringless bowed musical instrument

A stringless electric bowed musical instrument is disclosed in which sensors are provided to detect finger positions and bowing motions of the player. A touch-sensitive fingerboard surface is equipped with pitch sensors that detect finger positions.

Sensor based interface adjustment

A method includes sensing a hand position on a mobile device via sensors on the mobile device, providing information identifying the sensed hand position to a processor of the mobile device, identifying a position of a user interface on a touch screen display of the mobile device responsive to the information identifying the sensed hand position using the processor of the mobile device, and adjusting a user interface display position on the mobile device to the identified position using the processor of the mobile device.. .
Lenovo (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Wearable augmented reality eyeglass communication device including mobile phone and mobile computing via virtual touch screen gesture control and neuron command

Provided are an augmented reality, virtual reality and mixed reality eyeglass communication device and a method for facilitating shopping, payments and multimedia capture using an eyeglass communication device. The eyeglass communication device may comprise a frame, and a right earpiece and a left earpiece connected to the frame.

Structured touch screen interface for mobile forms generation for customer relationship management (crm)

A method, system and computer program product for touch screen interface utilization during forms generation in a crm system is provided. The method includes logically subdividing into different discrete portions, a touch screen of a mobile computing device and associating each with a particular record field for a multiplicity of different records in the crm system.
Sugarcrm Inc.

Computerized information and display apparatus with rapid convergence algorithm

A computerized information and display apparatus useful for providing information to a user via a display. In one embodiment, the apparatus comprises a processor apparatus, touch screen input and display device, and speech input apparatus, and at least one computer program configured to run on the processor apparatus, the at least one program being configured to enable an user to intuitively operate the apparatus to rapidly converge on a desired organization or entity which they wish to locate, via speech input of only a name or a part of a name.
West View Research, Llc

Portable device and screen display portable device

Provided are a portable device and a screen display method of a portable device. The portable device includes an edge touch screen that has a main display area, has a left edge display area and a right edge display area which are individually extended from the main display area, and configured to display an application screen thereon; and a controller configured to control the edge touch screen, a first application screen corresponding to a first user input to be displayed on the edge touch screen, a second application screen corresponding to a second user input to be displayed in the main display area, and a part of the first application screen to be displayed in the left edge display area or the right edge display area..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Touch panel

A touch screen panel disposed at the visible side of a display panel includes a sensing pattern formed on one visible side surface of a substrate, and a metal wiring disposed on a top side of a region corresponding to a boundary between pixels in the display panel on the above surface, which connects the sensing pattern with a pad part, thus exhibiting improved touch sensitivity and excellent transmittance.. .
Dongwoo Fine-chem Co., Ltd.

Photosensitive array substrate, driving the same, optical touch screen and display device

The present disclosure provides a photosensitive array substrate, an optical touch screen including the photosensitive array substrate, and a display device including the optical touch screen. The photosensitive array substrate includes a plurality of gate lines for providing a gate line scanning signal, a plurality of common electrodes, a plurality of touch sensing read lines, and a plurality of photosensitive sensing units coupled to the gate lines, the common electrodes, and the touch sensing read lines for providing corresponding touch sensing control signals over the touch sensing read lines based on an intensity of external light shined on the photosensitive sensing units and controlled by the gate line scanning signal..
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd

Force-sensing touch screen input device

A force sensing touch screen input device is a solid assembly of multiple layers including a display with a touch-sensitive external surface, a first and second electrode layers separated by a compressible dielectric structure—forming a capacitive force-sensing array, and a rigid planar substrate. One or both electrode layers may be formed by metallizing a polymer surface of the rigid substrate or by creating a conductive electrode onto an internal surface of the display.

Touch screen terminal and near field communication method, apparatus and system thereof

The present disclosure, pertaining to the communications field, discloses a touch screen terminal and a near field communication method thereof. The method includes: detecting, by the first touch screen terminal, whether a second touch screen terminal having a large-area contact is present; if the second touch screen terminal having a large-area contact is present, performing an approach detection for the second touch screen terminal by using a first signal strength threshold, and otherwise, performing an approach detection for the second touch screen terminal by using a second signal strength threshold; and when the approach detection is successful, carrying out data transmission with the second touch screen terminal..
Shenzhen Huiding Technology Co., Ltd.

Display with integrated electrodes

An inorganic light-emitting diode display with integrated electrodes includes a display surface having a display area and a plurality of spatially separated light-emitting diodes (such as inorganic light-emitting diodes) disposed in rows on the display surface in the display area. The inorganic light-emitting diodes in each row of inorganic light-emitting diodes are electrically connected by one or more electrical conductors.
X-celeprint Limited

Wake up gesture for low power using capacitive touch controller

A touch screen controller provides a host interrupt to a host device operating in a low power consumption mode. The touch screen controller uses gesture templates to detect gestures input via a touch screen.
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Liquid crystal display assembly and electronic device

A liquid crystal display (lcd) assembly and an electronic device are provided. The lcd assembly includes: a touch screen, an upper substrate disposed parallel to the touch screen, a lower substrate disposed parallel to the upper substrate, a liquid crystal layer enclosed between the upper substrate and the lower substrate, an upper polarizer attached to a side of the upper substrate not adjacent to the liquid crystal layer, and a lower polarizer attached to a side of the lower substrate not adjacent to the liquid crystal layer.
Xiaomi Inc.

Etching adhesive tape, manufacturing the same and etching method

An etching adhesive tape for manufacturing a touch screen and a manufacturing method thereof, and an etching method are disclosed. The etching adhesive tape includes a base sheet and a functional layer disposed on the base sheet, the functional layer includes a first region corresponding to a region to be etched, and the first region includes an etching paste..
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Electronic device for providing one-handed user interface and method therefor

An embodiment provides an electronic device. The electronic device includes a display module configured to display at least one content, a touch screen module configured to detect a touch input, a memory configured to store an unlock solution, and a processor electrically connected to the touch screen module, the display module, and the memory.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd

Touch device with suppression band

Examples disclosed herein relate to the identification and suppression of inadvertent touches on a touch device, such as a touchpad or a touch screen. A suppression region is monitored on the touch device, and received touches are classified as intended or inadvertent based on the touches inside or outside of the suppression region.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Device and starting mobile terminal application and mobile terminal

The present disclosure relates to a device and method for starting a mobile terminal application and a mobile terminal to provide a solution for optimization of the speed of starting apps installed on a mobile terminal. The method comprises: detecting a floating touch event for an application through a touch screen; loading resources of the application saved in a storage into a memory upon detection of the floating touch event for the application; starting the application based on the resources of the application loaded into the memory when a click event for the application is detected through the touch screen; otherwise, releasing the resources of the application in the memory..
Hisense Mobile Communications Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch screen panel, manufacturing the same, and touch display device having the same

A touch screen panel includes a polarizer, a touch electrode disposed on the polarizer, and a pressure sensitive layer disposed on the touch electrode, the pressure sensitive layer including a dielectric elastomer material and being configured to sense a change in capacitance based on a change of thickness of the pressure sensitive layer.. .
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Touch screen, manufacturing the same, and display device

The present invention has disclosed a touch screen, comprising: a substrate; at least one first electrode formed on the substrate; at least one second electrode formed on the substrate, the first electrode and the second electrode having different extending directions, and there being an intersecting area between a vertical projection of the first electrode on the substrate and a vertical projection of the second electrode on the substrate; and a first protection layer formed at least at the intersecting area between the first electrode and the second electrode; wherein, the substrate is provided with a groove at the intersecting area between the first electrode and the second electrode so as to at least receive therein a portion of the first electrode located within the intersecting area. The present invention has also disclosed a display device and a method for manufacturing the touch screen.
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Touch screen panel and manufacturing the same

A touch screen panel including a touch electrode disposed on a base substrate, the touch electrode including a plurality of mesh patterns formed by crossing of metal wirings. The mesh patterns include a main electrode pattern and a buffer pattern overlapping the main electrode pattern, the buffer pattern having a thickness greater than 20% of a thickness of the main electrode pattern and less than 30% of a thickness of the main electrode pattern..
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Touch screen panel

Disclosed herein is a touch screen panel detecting a capacitive touch input applied by a finger or a touch input means having conductivity like the finger. According to the present invention, the touch screen panel includes: a touch pad forming touch electrostatic capacity (ct) between the touch pad and the touch input means; and a sensor signal line connecting the touch pad and a touch integrated circuit (ic) to transmit a ct signal changed on the touch pad to the touch ic, wherein when a resistance value varying with a distance between the touch pad and the touch ic is lower than or equal to a set value, the sensor signal line forms a resistance compensation pattern compensating for the resistance value..
G2touch Co., Ltd

Electronic apparatus with touch screen, pen for touch screen and pen retention method

According to one embodiment, an electronic apparatus includes a case, pen, and antenna. The case includes an input surface and a peripheral edge having an engagement aperture opened in a direction along the input surface.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

Capacitive rotary encoder

A human machine interface includes a capacitive touch screen having a capacitive sensor. The capacitive touch screen displays text characters and/or graphical information.
Panasonic Automotive Systems Company Of America, Division Of Panasonic Corporation Of North America

Cover glass for electronic device

Disclosed is a cover glass capable of preventing malfunction of an electrostatic touch screen and expressing a design characteristic of unique texture. The cover glass used for an electrostatic touch screen in an electronic device includes: a glass substrate provided with finely curved parts; and a window decoration made of a metallic material and provided on one surface of the glass substrate so as to correspond to the finely curved parts, wherein the window decoration comprises a plurality of metallic thin film figures electrically insulated from each other..
Elk Corporation

Touch screen protector

A touch screen protector for a portable electronic device having a glass touch screen with a curved outer perimeter edge. The touch screen protector has a glass sheet and a curved edge portion that corresponds in shape to the curved outer perimeter edge.

Assistive grid for mobile devices

An assistive grid that overlays the touch screen of a device such as a smart phone, tablet computer, or other intelligent device that allows blind or otherwise visually impaired users to easily locate and touch standard locations on the device's touch panel screen. A standardized user interface is presented by applications on the device, or on internet websites accessed by the device, provides a standardized method of interacting with a multitude of applications and websites by the visually impaired or blind.

Graphical virtual controls of an ultrasound imaging system

A method includes receiving, at a console (132) of an ultrasound imaging system (102), a first signal indicative of actuation of a touch control (128) of a touch screen user interface (122) of the ultrasound imaging system, wherein the touch control is one of a plurality of different touch controls of the ultrasound imaging system. The method further includes identifying, with a processor of the ultrasound imaging system, the touch control from the plurality of different touch controls based on the first signal.
B-k Medical Aps

Portable device, method, and graphical user interface for scrolling to display the top of an electronic document

Techniques for use in conjunction with a computing device with a touch screen display comprise displaying a text entry area while concurrently displaying a uniform resource locator (url) entry area for inputting urls of web pages. A gesture is detected at a location on the touch screen display.
Apple Inc.

Virtual reality headset device with front touch screen

This disclosure relates to systems, methods, and devices for interacting with a virtual reality environment via a virtual reality headset device. In particular, one or more embodiments include a display screen secured to a housing frame.
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

Disclosed are a mobile terminal and a method for controlling the same. The mobile terminal may provide screen information for controlling various functions, in a held state in one hand.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Directional interface for streaming mobile device content to a nearby streaming device

A mobile device includes a directional streaming mechanism that causes digital content to be streamed to one or more nearby devices based on a gesture on the touch screen of the mobile device, such as the swipe of a finger. The mobile device and nearby devices each include a position mechanism that allows each device to know the position of other devices within a given range.
International Business Machines Corporation

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal including a camera; a touch screen configured to output a picture received through the camera, said picture having at least a first image text portion having a first attribute and a second image text portion having a second attribute different than the first attribute; and a controller configured to display first and second graphic objects indicating the first and second image text portions are selectable, perform a first predetermined function corresponding to the first attribute of the first image text portion in response to the first graphic object or the first image text portion being selected, and perform a second predetermined function corresponding to the second attribute of the second image text portion in response to the second graphic object or the second image text portion being selected.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and ultrasound displaying an object

An ultrasound apparatus includes a touch screen configured to display, on an ultrasound image, a touch recognition region of an object used as a measurement mark; and a controller configured to move the object and the touch recognition region, in response to an input for touching and dragging the touch recognition region, to detect, from a portion of the ultrasound image which corresponds to the touch recognition region, a line formed by connecting points at which a brightness variation of a pixel is greater than a threshold value, and to move the object to a position of the detected line by using coordinates of the detected line.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Touch screen panel and display device comprising the same

A touch screen panel according to an embodiment includes a base film having a display region and a bent non-display region located on the outside of the display region, touch electrodes provided in the display region, touch pads provided on one edge of the non-display region, and routing wires that extend along the front or back of the bent non-display region and electrically connect the touch electrodes and the touch pads.. .
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Display device including touch screen function

Disclosed is a an in-cell type display device including a touch screen function which is capable of preventing a luminance from being changed in accordance with a viewing angle, and omitting a process of connecting touch electrodes provided in an upper substrate with tx driver and rx driver connected with a lower substrate, wherein the display device includes a lower substrate, a thin film transistor layer including thin film transistors provided on the lower substrate, an encapsulation layer provided on the thin film transistor layer, color filters provided on the encapsulation layer, a black matrix provided between the color filters and provided on the encapsulation layer, and first touch electrodes overlapped with the black matrix.. .
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Organic light emitting display device and manufacturing the same

The present disclosure relates to an organic light emitting display (oled) device and a method for manufacturing the same, and an electronic apparatus employing the oled device. The oled device according to the present disclosure includes a touch screen, a display panel, a flexible circuit board and a plurality of pressure sensors.
Everdisplay Optronics (shanghai) Limited

Multi-touch sensitive display device and assigning touch identification therein

A disclosed method for assigning a touch identification in a multi-touch sensitive display device is includes applying a touch driving signal to touch sensors of a touch screen and generating raw touch data, detecting touch points based on the raw touch data and respectively assigning temporary identifications (ids) to the touch points, grouping the touch points based on a difference in distances between the touch points to form touch groups, and forming adaptive touch groups respectively based on the touch groups. The method also includes setting a comparison block including one or more of the adaptive touch groups contacting or overlapping each other, and matching the temporary id assigned to one of the touch points within the comparison block in the current frame to one of a plurality of touch ids within the comparison block in a previous frame..
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Identifying pressure intensity as a pressure gesture in a pressure-sensor-less touch screen

The methods, devices, and systems according to the teachings herein are related to the identification of a motion on a surface that is characteristic of a sway type motion (i.e., a rocking type motion) of a finger. The sway type motion may be employed by itself or in conjunction with one or more additional movements.
Inpris Innovative Products Ltd



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