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new patent Method for identifying data usage and electronic device implementing the same
an electronic apparatus is disclosed, including a touch screen display; a communication unit configured to transceive data via a network; a processor; and a memory configured to store instructions to, which when executed, instruct the processor to identify a total data usage transceived through the communication unit if the data usage transceived through the communication unit reaches a predetermined reference value, determine whether a difference value between the total data usage and a predetermined warning value satisfies a condition to change the reference value, and change the reference value based on the determination result.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


new patent Method and system for controlling home-automation devices in a dwelling
a method and system for controlling home-automation devices in a dwelling in which: a list of the home-automation devices is determined; each home-automation device is associated with an icon and with an alphanumeric identifier; an image of at least part of the dwelling is obtained; the image is displayed on the touch screen; a selection of an icon from a list of icons is detected; a positioning of the icon in the image and storage of the position of the icon determined is detected; a pressing on the image at the position of the stored icon is detected; and a command to the central unit intended for the home-automation device with which the icon is associated is generated and another icon linked to the icon the position of which is stored is displayed if the pressing at the position of the icon in the image is detected.. .
Delta Dore


new patent Protective cover for electronic device
a protective cover for an electronic device includes a protective shell and a cushioning member configured for cushioning the electronic device when the electronic device is disposed in the protective shell. The protective cover includes a first opening configured to align with and expose at least a portion of a touch screen display of the electronic device when the electronic device is disposed in the protective shell.
Otter Products, Llc


new patent Method and system to record, store, transmit and play free hand drawings and handwritings like a movie or animation showing pen movements
method and system for software to record, store, transmit and play a free hand drawing or hand writing like a movie or animation are disclosed. The system contains a computer paint program with a software recorder component.

new patent A computerized system including rules for a rendering system accessible to non-literate users via a touch screen
computerized system operative to perform selectable system-actions responsive to user input, the system being accessible to non-literate users via a touch screen defining touch screen locations respectively corresponding to the selectable system-actions, the touch screen being operative to detect and distinguish between first and second gestures, the system comprising a processor-controlled touch-triggered actor which, responsive to at least each first gesture applied by end-user to an individual location within the touch screen, from among plural touch screen locations, performs individual action/s which corresponds to the individual location; and a processor-controlled touch-triggered oral presenter which, responsive to at least each second gesture applied by end-user to an individual location within the touch screen, from among the plural touch screen locations, presents an oral characterization of individual action/s which corresponds to said individual location.. .
Googale (2009) Ltd.


new patent Electronic device and displaying execution screen of application using icons
an electronic device and a method for displaying an execution screen of an application using icons are provided. The electronic device includes a touch screen that displays one or more application execution icons; and a processor that is electrically connected with the touch screen, and is configured, when a first icon is selected from among the one or more application execution icons, to display an execution screen of a first application corresponding to the first icon, wherein the execution screen of the first application is configured to display at least one second object corresponding to at least one of first object among a plurality of icon objects included in the first icon..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


new patent Touch and non-contact gesture based screen switching method and terminal
a touch and gesture input-based control method for a mobile terminal or handheld display is provided for facilitating the switching operation between for an object in response to a gesture input subsequent to a touch input. The method includes detecting a touch input; selecting at least one object corresponding to the touch input; detecting a gesture input; and performing switching corresponding to the gesture input in a state where the object is held at a position of the touch input.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


new patent Method for providing object information and electronic device thereof
an electronic device and method are disclosed herein. The electronic device includes a processor, a touch screen and a memory including instructions executable by the processor to execute the method, including: when detecting a first touch input to the touch screen, identifying an orientation for arranging a plurality of selectable objects, rearrange one or more objects from among the plurality of selectable objects according to the identified orientation relative to a location on the touch screen where the first touch input is detected, and outputting information associated with a particular object from among the rearranged one or more objects corresponding to detection of a second touch input..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.


new patent Providing near field communication through a touch screen
embodiments of the present invention enable near field communication (nfc) through a touch display. Some embodiments include specialized touch displays with lower electromagnetic dissipation factors than standard touch displays.
Clover Network, Inc.


new patent Metal bridge of touch control structure, touch screen and electronic equipment
the embodiments of the present invention provide a metal bridge of a touch control structure, a touch screen and an electronic equipment. The metal bridge includes a bridge body.
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co. Ltd.


new patent

Electronic calendar assembly

a electronic calendar assembly includes a housing that may be positioned on a support surface. A processor is positioned within the housing and the processor selectively generates an alarm sequence.

new patent

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

new patent

Touch screen light absorption layer

example implementations relate to a touch screen light absorption layer. For example, a display device may include a touch screen sensor to receive a touch input, a display panel to display content based on the touch input, and a light absorption layer adjacent to the touch screen sensor.
Hewlett-packard Development Company, L.p.

new patent

Electronic device and controlling moving device using the same

an electronic device and a method for controlling a moving device using the same are provided. The electronic device includes a radio frequency (rf) unit comprising rf circuitry configured to communicate with a moving device; a memory; a touch screen configured to display a user interface for controlling the moving device; and a processor electrically connected to the rf unit, the memory, and the touch screen, wherein the memory includes instructions that when executed by the processor, configure the processor to determine a function of the moving device based on a pressure intensity of a touch input and a moving direction of the touch input when the touch input is detected in the user interface and to transmit a control signal of the determined function of the moving device to the moving device through the rf unit..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

new patent

Method and hysteroscopy and endometrial biopsy

methods and devices are described for performing a combined hysteroscopy and endometrial sampling. Techniques for improving visual images include forward facing fluid ports for clearing tissue debris and led positioning and design.
Coopersurgical, Inc.

new patent

Brassiere with storage compartment

a brassiere disclosed herein includes a cup, a band coupled to and disposed below the cup, and a pocket disposed on the band. The pocket may be formed by an inner panel and an outer panel that are coupled together at their edges.
Under Armour, Inc.

Mobile terminal and controlling the same (as amended)

the present invention relates to a mobile terminal and a method for controlling the same. The mobile terminal comprises: a short-range communication module; a touch screen including an indicator area for indicating a state of the terminal; and a control unit.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Programmable interactive stereo headphones with tap functionality and network connectivity

headphones are provided having virtual controls displayed on a circular touch screen and integrated memory, the headphones comprising a arcuate headband, a receiver, a transmitter, and computer-readable memory. The headphones are adapted to interact with a wearer through the virtual controls, permitting a wearer to share media wirelessly, assign playback settings, and to accept wireless input from a remote data processing (dpd) device.

Enhanced transparent display screen for mobile device and methods of operation

enhanced transparent display screen for electronic mobile device and method of operation. The display may include a dual display screen varying in translucency.
Sk Commercial Construction, Inc.

System and connecting and introducing trusted contacts

an introduction or connection platform is described that improves the performance of a mobile device having a touchscreen by reducing the number of user inputs needed and also the amount of memory required for making connections in apps that are used with backend databases. Examples of the subject technology include or provide: (1) an application for a mobile device that provides for a simple way to introduce someone to someone else (or multiple people); and (2) a mobile application that provides for receiving as a user input a simple swipe (e.g., finger or other digit being swept across the mobile's touch screen) in order to introduce someone in response to a post (e.g., a person looking for someone with a certain skill and/or experience set).
Swishlinks Llc

Equalizer for touchscreen signal processing

systems and techniques are presented for detecting touch inputs on a touch screen with improved accuracy. Raw sensor readings are received from a plurality of proximity sensors that detect an external object to the touch screen.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Control panel with accessibility wheel

the invention concerns a control panel for an elevator system, the panel having an electronic control unit to which a touch sensitive screen as an interface available to a user is connected, the touch screen having incorporated a user accessibility-wheel which is felt haptic for the user, wherein an elevator command can be entered by means of the accessibility-wheel.. .
Kone Corporation

Game pieces for use with touch screen devices and related methods

there is provided a system and method for communicating with a first peripheral device, of a plurality of peripheral devices, using a touch-sensitive system that has a processor and a touch surface. According to an exemplary embodiment, a method includes detecting, using the processor, a plurality of touches on the touch surface of the touch-sensitive system that are made by the first peripheral device.
Disney Enterprises, Inc.

Set top/back box, providing a remote control device

a set top/back box and system and method for providing a remote control device are disclosed. In one embodiment, one or more wireless transceivers are located within a housing, which also interconnectively includes television input/output, a processor, and memory.
Enseo, Inc.

Activating display and performing additional function in mobile terminal with one-time user input

a mobile terminal includes a touch screen display, a camera, a power button and an activation button for turning on the touch screen display. The mobile terminal has a first function and a second function to perform in response to user input and provides user settings for configuring at least one of the first and second functions such that the at least one of the first and second functions is performed along with turning on the touch screen display when pressing of the activation button is detected while the touch screen display is turned off.
Firstface Co., Ltd.

Pressure-sensitive touch screen display and method

an electronic device includes a pressure-sensitive touch screen display that can dynamically monitor a user's interaction with the device, and adjust the pressure thresholds of different areas of the touch screen display based on the user's monitored interactions. The orientation of the device is determined, the touch screen display is divided into sections, and the device monitors the pressure the user applies in the different sections of the screen.
International Business Machines Corporation

Display having position sensitive keyboard

a first view is rendered in a graphical user interface of a touch screen display, when a front face of the display, on which the graphical user interface is rendered, is positioned within a predefined angle range relative to vertical. The first view does not include an interactive keyboard.
Draeger Medical Systems, Inc.

Second touch zoom control

a second touch zoom solution allows maintaining selection control, and movement of a selection point, during zoom operations not possible through traditional pinch-zoom. A first finger touch to a touch screen establishes a hot spot, selection, or one-finger gesture.
Onshape Inc.

Electronic device having hole area and controlling hole area thereof

an electronic device and method are disclosed herein. The electronic device includes a housing comprising, a touch screen, and at least one processor electrically connected coupled to the display.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Touch sensitive processing apparatus, method and electronic system

a touch sensitive processing apparatus is used to detect at least one object approximating or touching a touch screen and is configured for iteratively executing the following steps: having a driving circuit simultaneously sending a driving signal to two or more first electrodes, wherein at least one of the two or more first electrodes intersects with multiple second electrodes to form multiple intersection areas, the other of the two or more first electrodes intersects with multiple third electrodes to form multiple intersection areas; and having a sensing circuit simultaneously sensing the driving signal via the second electrodes to generate a one-dimensional sensing information and having the sensing circuit simultaneously sensing the driving signal via the third electrodes to generate another one-dimensional sensing information.. .
Egalax_empia Technology Inc.

Hover rejection through dynamic thresholding

disclosed herein is a touch screen controller that calculates a variance of an island in acquired touch data values. Where the variance exceeds a variance threshold, the island is validated as a representing touch.
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Touch screen interface with feedback

the invention relates to a method and an electric device comprising a screen, cooperating with said screen a sensor for detecting a presence of an object on or close to said screen, a controller and a feedback element. The controller is configured to interpret said presence of the object and calculate a force value and control said feedback element to provide a feedback with respect to the force value..
Sony Mobile Communications Inc.

Web server that renders a web page based on a client pressure profile

a web server includes a pressure-sensitive page rendering mechanism that renders web pages that have one or more selectable inputs according to a client pressure profile corresponding to the requesting user. When the web server receives the request, the web server may dynamically generate and render a web page that satisfies the client pressure profile by placing one or more selectable inputs on the web page in one or more preferred regions of the touch screen display.
International Business Machines Corporation

Touch sensitive processing apparatus, method and electronic system

a touch sensitive processing apparatus is used to detect at least one object approximating or touching a touch screen. The touch screen includes: multiple neighboring first electrodes and multiple neighboring second electrodes which are parallel to a first axis; and multiple neighboring third electrodes and multiple neighboring fourth electrodes which are parallel to a second axis.
Egalax_empia Technology Inc.

Touch panel, touch screen and electronic system

a touch panel includes: multiple first electrodes parallel to a first axis; multiple second electrodes parallel to a second axis; and multiple third electrodes parallel to the second axis. Each of the first electrodes is arranged to be spanned on the touch panel and intersects with the multiple second electrodes or the multiple third electrodes to form multiple intersection areas..
Egalax_empia Technology Inc.

Touch screen, touch panel, display device and electronic device

in a touch screen, a lower electrode is insulated from an upper electrode by an insulation film. A column direction wire of the upper electrode includes a first linear portion which extends in a row direction, and first branch portions which are branched from the first linear portion.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Method for determining target operating frequency of stylus, and touch screen and stylus thereof

a method for determining a target operating frequency of a stylus, and a touch screen and a stylus thereof are disclosed, pertaining to the field of touch technologies. According to embodiments of the present application, a touch screen receives a search signal sent by the stylus and detects the frequency of the search signal, and judges whether the frequency of the search signal is equal to a target operating frequency of the touch screen; and if the frequency of the search signal is equal to the target operating frequency, the touch screen sends a response signal to the stylus, whereupon the stylus determines a current operating frequency thereof as the target operating frequency.
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Interchangeable joystick and throttle

a interchangeable joystick assembly that includes: a base; a joystick that extends from the base, wherein said joystick is connected to the base through a swivel connector; an opening at the center of the base adapted to receive the swivel connector; a touch screen on the base; and a plurality of controls adapted for interchangeable use. The plurality of controls may include control buttons and a trigger.

Capacitive touch screen and bending judgment method therefor, and display device

the present disclosure provides a capacitive touch screen and a bending judgment method therefor, and a display device. The touch screen includes: a substrate; touch sensing electrodes and touch drive electrodes located on the substrate; and a touch chip electrically connected with the touch sensing electrodes and touch drive electrodes, and configured to apply a driving signal to the touch drive electrodes, detect a capacitance value of each touch sensing electrode, and when the capacitance values of a part of the touch sensing electrodes adjacent to each other, the number of which is equal to or greater than a preset number, are changed, and a difference in capacitance value between the touch sensing electrodes with changed capacitance values is less than a predetermined value, to determine a bending state of the touch screen based on capacitance value change information of the touch sensing electrodes with changed capacitance values..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Method and varying focal length of camera device, and camera device

the present disclosure discloses a method and an apparatus for varying a focal length of a camera device, and a camera device capable of varying a focal length thereof. The method includes: obtaining a position where one finger of a user touches a touch screen of the camera device; obtaining an image zooming multiple according to a distance and a direction that the finger of the user slides on the touch screen of the camera device; and zooming, according to the image zooming multiple and by using the position on the touch screen of the camera device where the finger of the user touches the touch screen of the camera device as a center, an image currently taken by the camera device, so as to vary a focal length of the camera device.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited

Portable device for indicating emergecny events

a portable device comprising at least one processor, a memory, and a touch screen configured to be in a locked state or an unlocked state is provided. The memory may store contacts of a user associated with the portable device and instructions: (1) to automatically place an emergency call, even when the touch screen is in the locked state, based on a specific input sequence to the portable device comprising a first input followed by a second input, where the first input may correspond to a user input device associated with the portable device and the second input may correspond to a swipe by the user across the touch screen associated with the portable device; and (2) to, without any further user interaction, automatically transmit a message to at least one contact of the user including a current location of the portable device..

Information processing apparatus, program, and operation control me

there is provided an information processing apparatus including: a detection unit for detecting pressure applied by user input performed on a touch screen; a determination unit for determining which of two or more input states the user input belongs to, in accordance with the pressure detected by the detection unit; and an operation control unit for enabling or disabling a limitation imposed on operation with a user interface displayed on the touch screen, in accordance with the state of the user input determined by the determination unit.. .
Sony Corporation

Touch screen panel for multi axes movements of injection presses for plastic material

touch screen operator control panel for industrial machines, in particular for the control of manoeuvring of the axes of injection presses for plastics, including an operator interface on which icons are displayed indicating the various axes of a press, the icons being individually selectable in order to be dragged into an area of manoeuvring where they are translatable in the two ways of a prefixed direction to impart the corresponding movements to the selected axis, wherein the possibility is provided of simultaneously displaying in the manoeuvring area icons of several press axes correlated one to the other and of actuating sequentially/selectively the movements of these press axes by dragging a central zone of the manoeuvring area in the corresponding different directions wherein the respective icons of the press axes are displayed.. .
Negri Bossi S.p.a.

Panel with a two-hand operated user interface for a multi-room media player

an apparatus for controlling a plurality of devices with loudspeaker located in various rooms of a dwelling. The apparatus comprises a panel (1) with first user interface (2) and a second user interface (3) arranged side by side.
Bang & Olufsen A/s

Dead zone compensation for touch screens

a method of compensated touch data values disclosed herein includes acquiring touch data values about a dead sensing zone of a touch screen, and determining a peak value of those touch data values. Then, a new peak value is calculated as a function of an average of the peak value and another value of the touch data value, and a sharpness value for the dead sensing zone is generated if a second highest value of the touch data values is less than the new peak value.
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Touch screen device with user interface mode selection based on humidity

a thermostat for a building space includes a touch screen user interface, a selector, a single-touch controller, and a multi-touch controller. The touch screen user interface is configured to present display data to a user and receive touch-based input from the user.
Johnson Controls Technology Company

Touch screen panel, interface circuit, and information processing apparatus

a touch screen panel comprising a first electrode substrate equipped with a first electrode and a second electrode formed on a first transparent conductive film of the first electrode substrate, a second electrode substrate equipped with a third electrode and a fourth electrode formed on a second transparent conductive film of the second electrode substrate, an interface circuit that receives electrical signals from the first to the fourth electrodes and process the signals, and connecting portions that connect to the interface circuit, the interface circuit includes a member configured to make an impedance of a wiring path formed on the side where the connecting portion is provided and connected to one of the first to the fourth electrodes higher than an impedance of wiring paths connected to remaining electrode.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Touch screen and touch positioning method thereof, and display device

the present disclosure discloses a touch screen and a touch positioning method thereof, and a display device. The touch screen comprises: a plurality of mutually insulated fan-shaped first touch sensing electrodes and a plurality of mutually insulated and non-overlapped second touch sensing electrodes mutually insulated from the first touch sensing electrodes.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Display substrate, in-cell touch screen, display apparatus, and touch screen driving method

an in-cell touch screen includes a pressure sensing structure. The pressure sensing structure includes a plurality of pressure sensitive electrodes arranged in an array and being independent from each other, each pressure sensitive electrode configured for generating a potential difference in response to a pressure caused by pressing; an input electrode electrically connected to the plurality of pressure sensitive electrodes for receiving a fixed potential in a pressure detection phase; and a plurality of output electrodes each electrically connected to a respective one of the plurality of pressure sensitive electrodes for outputting a signal indicative of a change in a potential of the respective pressure sensitive electrode with respect to the fixed potential in the pressure detection phase..
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Anti-scattering film and manufacturing method thereof, touch screen and display device

the present disclosure provides an anti-scattering film and a manufacturing method thereof, a touch screen and a display device. The anti-scattering film includes a transparent substrate.
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Substrate, manufacturing the same, touch screen and display device

the present disclosure discloses a substrate, a method for manufacturing a substrate, a touch screen and a display device. The substrate includes a base substrate and an anti-reflection film provided on the base substrate.
Chongqing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch substrate and touch screen display

the present disclosure discloses a touch substrate including a substrate, and an arrangement of a plurality of touch electrode lines provided on the substrate, each of the touch electrode lines including a plurality of line segments substantially in the form of a zigzag, wherein each of the line segments includes a plurality of small segments of a polyline, or is an approximate arc.. .
Chengdu Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch screen and fabricating method thereof and touch device

a touch screen and a fabricating method thereof and a touch device are provided. The touch screen comprises: a substrate, a touch electrode layer positioned above the substrate, and an organic insulating layer positioned beneath the touch electrode layer.
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co. Ltd.

Uv film sensor and preparation method therefor, and touch control screen

the present disclosure provides a uv film sensor, a preparation method therefor, and a corresponding touch screen. The uv film sensor comprises a film substrate (a) containing a printing surface (a) and an attaching surface (b), and a uv adhesive layer (1), an electroplated color developing particle layer (2), an ink layer (3), a hardened layer (4), an index matching layer (5) and a transparent conducting layer (6) for constructing a touch function structure are sequentially formed on the printing surface of the film substrate from one side close to the film substrate to the other side away from the film substrate.
Lens Technology (changsha) Co.,ltd

Tip structure of stylus

a stylus used to have a touch sensitive processing apparatus determine an axial direction and an angle of inclination which the stylus corresponds to a touch screen through electrical signal emitted by the stylus. The stylus includes: a penholder; a tip section on one end of the penholder; a first ring electrode surrounding the penholder; a second ring electrode surrounding the penholder, wherein the second ring electrode is closer to the tip section than the first ring electrode being, the first ring electrode and the second ring electrode are used to emit the electrical signal; and a first insulating material configured to have the first ring electrode electrically decouple the second ring electrode..
Egalax_empia Technology Inc.

Touch screen panel

a touch screen panel comprising a first electrode substrate equipped with a first electrode and a second electrode formed on two opposite sides of a first transparent conductive film of the first electrode substrate, a second electrode substrate equipped with a third electrode and a fourth electrode formed on two opposite sides of a second transparent conductive film of the second electrode substrate, connection portions, respectively provided on the first electrode substrate and the second electrode substrate, to connect the electrodes to an interface circuit, and a metal wire formed outside an effective area separated from the first transparent conductive film on the first electrode substrate, which faces one of the third electrode and the fourth electrode on the second electrode substrate and connected to at least one of the first electrode and the second electrode.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and system for using sensors of a control device for control of a game

a control device with a touch screen and motion sensors is held in one hand with the screen facing the user. Preferably, thumb motion of the hand holding the control device on the touch screen sensor of the control device is the input to control the motion and animations of an avatar, wherein the avatar motion is displayed on the control device touch screen or, in an embodiment, on an external display device.
Aquimo, Llc

Devices, methods and systems for wireless control of medical devices

a medical device system is disclosed. The medical device system includes a first medical device and a second medical device.
Deka Products Limited Partnership

Mobile terminal and control method thereof

a mobile terminal including a main body; an image sensor provided in the main body; a driving unit coupled to the image sensor and configured to change the posture of the image sensor in at least one of roll, pitch, and yaw directions; a sensing unit configured to sense movement information of a subject as an imaging target in an image input through the image sensor; a touch screen; and a controller configured to change the posture of the image sensor using the driving unit such that the image sensor tracks a movement of the subject based on the sensed movement information, and display guide information on the touch screen related to the movement information of the subject to guide a movement of the main body of the mobile terminal.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Electronic device having plurality of fingerprint sensing modes and controlling the same

an electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a touch screen, a fingerprint recognition sensor disposed on a region of the touch screen, and a processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Interactive handwriting display device and interactive handwriting capture device

provided are an interactive handwriting display device and an interactive handwriting capture device. The interactive handwriting display device has a display panel and a patterned band-pass filter component, and the patterned band-pass filter component has a substrate and multiple band-pass filter units.
Neolab Convergence Taiwan Inc.

Method and applying free space input for surface constrained control

a free space input standard is instantiated on a processor. Free space input is sensed and communicated to the processor.
Atheer, Inc.

Touch screen and display device having the same

a touch screen for a display device includes a base substrate having a sensing area, and a peripheral area disposed around the sensing area; an insulating layer including at least one contact hole; a sensor provided in the sensing area; and sensing lines connected to the sensor, the sensing lines comprising a first metal layer disposed in the periphery area, and a second metal layer electrically connected to the first metal layer through the contact hole. At least some of the sensing lines include a first portion adjacent to the contact hole, and a second portion spaced from the first portion, with the first portion and the second portion having different widths..
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Manufacture a projection capacitive touch screen

the present invention discloses a manufacture method for a projection capacitive touch screen, comprising following steps: (1) placing a clean pet substrate on a 3d printing platform, (2) the 3d printing platform outputing movement of x, y and z directions through control software, (3) aligning tail-throwing leads on the pet-x film, (4) tearing off the protective release film on one side of the pet-y film, (5) bonding the pet-y film and the pet-x film, (6) cutting off the redundant areas around the pet-xy film completed in the step (5), (7) drying the pet-xy film, and (8) laser welding the dried pet-xy film to obtain a projection capacitive touch screen. Through above approaches, the manufacture method for a projection capacitive touch screen according to the present invention is mainly used for large-size capacitive touch film and has advantages of simple production process, fast production speed, high yield and low cost..
Suzhou Touch Planet Co., Ltd.

Flexible touch screen panel and flexible touch screen display device

a flexible touch screen panel includes a thin film substrate including a first section and a second section and first sensing electrodes disposed in the first section and the second section, the first sensing electrodes being connected to one another along a first direction. The first sensing electrodes include a first stack structure in the first section and a second stack structure in the second section, the second stack structure being different from the first stack structure..
Samsung Display Co, Ltd.

Display and operating device for a vehicle component

the invention relates to a display and operating device (10) for at least one vehicle component, in particular a radio, a cd and/or dvd player or similar audio and/or video player, a navigation device, an infotainment device, a heating, ventilating or aid condition control unit, or a human-machine interface, which is provided with a mechanical control element (18) for setting an operational parameter of at least one first vehicle component and a touch screen (12) for outputting information, and control keys (14) and/or other operational parameters for the first vehicle component and/or at least one second vehicle component. The touch screen (12) comprises a recess (16) and the mechanical operating element (18) is arranged in the recess (16) of the touch screen (12)..
Behr-hella Thermocontrol Gmbh

Remote controller and image display apparatus having the same

a remote controller and an image display apparatus having the same are disclosed. The remote controller includes a key input unit for receiving a specific key input, a touch screen for receiving a touch input, a wireless communication unit for transmitting and receiving data to and from an image display apparatus, and a controller for controlling the touch screen to display usage mode information in response to a user input to the key input unit.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Mobile terminal

disclosed herein are a mobile terminal and a method for controlling a mobile terminal. The mobile terminal includes a wireless communication unit configured to be connected to an external device for communication, a sensing unit configured to sense a motion of the mobile terminal, a touch screen, and a controller configured to receive information related to a first item selected in a screen of an application being executed in the external device when a motion of the mobile terminal according to a first gesture of a user who has worn the mobile terminal is sensed, to display a first screen on which the information related to the first item is displayed according to a time sequence on the touch screen, and to transmit a control signal which enables a screen of an application corresponding to a second item selected in the first screen to be displayed to the external device when a motion of the mobile terminal according to a second gesture of the user is sensed.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Wireless portable personal cyber-protection device

a wireless, portable, personal, cyber-protection external device is used to protect other mobile user devices from cyber-attacks. The invention described herein is a small, smartphone form factor piece of hardware containing a complete single board computer.

Method and system of drawing graphic figures and applications

the present disclosure provides a method that includes displaying a first graphic figure for a period of display time td on a touch screen device; accepting to enter a second graphic figure by the touch screen device after the first graphic figure disappears and a forbidden gap time tf; evaluating the first and second graphic figures to determine a correlation parameter between the first and second inputs graphic figures; and displaying a result associated with the correlation parameter on the touch screen device.. .

Interactive touch screen device for wine

interactive display and rendering device, system and method for wine bottles are disclosed. An interactive wine management and display device and method using a scanning instrument capable of scanning information regarding a bottle of wine; an imaging instrument capable of collecting an image of at least a portion of a bottle of wine; a connection to a wine database containing information regarding wines; a connection to a database having images of wine bottles.
Whirlpool Corporation

Secure data entry

a method and associated computing device. A first arrangement of numeric characters 0-9 is displayed, on a touch screen of the computing device, for an entry of a confidential sequence of numeric characters by a user during display of the first arrangement of the numeric characters 0-9 in ten respective regions of the touch screen.
Softlayer Technologies, Inc.

Electronic system, host and method thereof for determining correspondences between multiple display processing apparatuses and multiple touch sensitive processing apparatuses

the present application provides a method for determining correspondences between multiple display processing apparatuses and multiple touch sensitive processing apparatuses. The method comprises: having a first display processing apparatus display a first prompt information on a first touch screen; having a first and a second touch sensitive processing apparatuses receive a first touch event; when the first touch event is from the first touch sensitive processing apparatus, determining the first touch screen is connected with the first touch sensitive processing apparatus; and when the first touch event is from the second touch sensitive processing apparatus, determining the first touch screen is connected with the second touch sensitive processing apparatus..
Egalax_empia Technology Inc.

Method and classifying finger touch events

a system for classifying touch events includes a touch screen configured to display an interactive element, one or more acoustic sensors coupled to the touch screen, a touch event detector configured to monitor the one or more acoustic sensors and to save acoustic signals sensed by the one or more acoustic sensors, wherein the touch event detector is further configured to detect touch events in which the interactive element is touched by a first or a second finger part of a user, and wherein the touch events result in generating the acoustic signals, and an acoustic classifier configured to classify the acoustic signals.. .
Qeexo, Co.

Display device with built-in touch screen and driving method thereof

provided are a display device with a built-in touch screen and a driving method thereof. A display device with a built-in touch screen includes: a substrate including a display area, (m*n) pixels, each including m subpixels in the display area, where: n is a natural number, m is 3 or 4, and m is an even number when m is 3 and is a natural number when m is 4, [(m*m/2)+1] data lines, 2n gate lines crossing the data lines, and multiple touch electrodes, each of n rows of the subpixels being defined by an odd- and an even-numbered gate line that are continuous among the 2n gate lines, a horizontal line for each of the n rows of the subpixels being connected to [(m*m/2)−1] data lines, and each data line is shared by a pair of subpixels..
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Touch-gesture control for side-looking sonar systems

techniques are disclosed for systems and methods to provide touch screen side-scan sonar adjustment for mobile structures. A side-scan sonar adjustment system includes a user interface with a touch screen display and a logic device configured to communicate with the user interface and a side-scan sonar system.
Flir Belgium Bvba

Organic light emitting diode ("oled") display with quick service terminal ("qst") functionality

aspects of the invention relate to an oled bank teller carrel with an integrated qst. The bank teller carrel may include a user-facing counter.
Bank Of America Corporation

Systems and methods for generating surveys

embodiments introduced describe single-action surveys, wherein a survey requires one action only, such as a click on a computer mouse or a tap on a touch screen. Each single action means submission of one survey answer and a survey session may end after a single action is performed.

View switching touch screen, and client device

a view switching method includes: displaying a switching flag on a current view in response to a first particular gesture of a user on the current view, where the first particular gesture passes through a particular area of the current view, and switching from the current view to a target view associated with the switching flag, in response to ending of the first particular gesture or to a second particular gesture of the user on the current view. Smooth switching to a specified view can reduce errors caused by mis-operations of users, and provide users with fast, convenient, and graceful browsing experience..
Guangzhou Ucweb Computer Technology Co., Ltd.

Method and device for sharing content

methods and devices are provided for sharing content in the mobile internet technology field. In the method, the electronic device displays a content page including a plurality of content elements on the touch screen.
Beijing Xiaomi Mobile Software Co., Ltd.

Folder creating and cancelling method and system applied on touch screen

this document publishes a method and a system of creating or cancelling folder applied on touch screen. In one embodiment, the method includes the following steps: establishing a preset input information table, the preset input information table includes preset input information and corresponding acquiring rules; monitoring whether input information exists in the preset area in a main interface; identifying whether the input information is in the preset input information; obtaining corresponding files/applications according to the input information and the corresponding acquiring rules in the preset input information table in the main interface; creating a new folder in the main interface, and removing all obtained files or application icons into the new folder.
Shanghai Feixun Communication Co.,ltd

Projection-based user interface

techniques for providing a virtual touch screen are described. An example of a computing device with a virtual touch screen includes a projector to project a user interface image and a depth camera to detect objects in the vicinity of the user interface image.
Intel Corporation

Pressure-sensitive touch screen display and method

an electronic device includes a pressure-sensitive touch screen display that can dynamically monitor a user's interaction with the device, and adjust the pressure thresholds of different areas of the touch screen display based on the user's monitored interactions. The orientation of the device is determined, the touch screen display is divided into sections, and the device monitors the pressure the user applies in the different sections of the screen.
International Business Machines Corporation

Pressure-sensitive touch screen display and method

an electronic device includes a pressure-sensitive touch screen display that can dynamically monitor a user's interaction with the device, and adjust the pressure thresholds of different areas of the touch screen display based on the user's monitored interactions. The orientation of the device is determined, the touch screen display is divided into sections, and the device monitors the pressure the user applies in the different sections of the screen.
International Business Machines Corporation

Pressure-sensitive touch screen display and method

an electronic device includes a pressure-sensitive touch screen display that can dynamically monitor a user's interaction with the device, and adjust the pressure thresholds of different areas of the touch screen display based on the user's monitored interactions. The orientation of the device is determined, the touch screen display is divided into sections, and the device monitors the pressure the user applies in the different sections of the screen.
International Business Machines Corporation

Low power touch sensing during a sleep state of an electronic device

an electronic device is disclosed. The electronic device can sense touch on its touch screen while in a sleep state in a manner that allows the electronic device to respond to certain touch inputs, while consuming less power due to touch sensing than while in an awake state.
Apple Inc.

Selective touch scan area and reporting techniques

techniques are disclosed for selective area scanning, touch scanning, and/or reporting of touch screen contacts in electronic touch sensitive devices. The selective area scanning can be used to only scan a specific section of a touch screen area, the selective touch scanning can be used to scan only for specific touches or input sources on a touch screen, and the selective reporting can be used to selectively report only desired contacts to a device processor and reject all other contacts.
Nook Digital, Llc

Integrated force-sensitive touch screen

this relates to a force-sensitive touch screen including a metallization layer for force sensing. In some examples, the force-sensing metallization layer can be deposited between a color filter layer and a thin film transistor (tft) layer (including an array of tfts) of the touch screen.
Apple Inc.

Electronic device and controlling the same

an electronic device includes a touch screen, a touch sensor, and a processor. The touch sensor detects an operation feature inputted by the user when the touch screen is in a locked state.
Chiun Mai Communication Systems, Inc.

Touch screen, display device having the same, and driving method thereof

a touch screen includes a first electrode layer, an insulating layer on a first electrode layer, and a second electrode layer on the insulating layer. The first electrode layer or second electrode layer includes first sensing electrode columns and second sensing electrode columns.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Pressure compensation for force-sensitive touch screen

pressure compensation can be used to improve performance of force-sensitive touch screens. Changes in pressure, particularly transient, internal pressure changes in an electronic device due to an object applying force to a touch screen of the electronic device, can degrade force sensing performance of the touch screen.
Apple Inc.

Plug-in touch display with pressure sensing function

the present disclosure proposes a plug-in touch display with a pressure sensing function. The touch display includes a capacitive touch screen to sense a touch and a display module includes a display panel having conductive layers which one of the conductive layers is configured to be used as a first capacitive sensing electrode, a backlight module positioned oppositely to the display panel, and a middle frame, configured to support the display panel and the backlight module.
Wuhan China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Stylus

a stylus includes a touch element, a main control module configured to change thickness of handwriting on a touch screen, and a blocking element configured to limit a movement of the touch element. The touch element is elastically connected to the blocking element, and a head of the touch element forms a nib.
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Active stylus synchronization

a touch-sensing system comprises an active stylus including a probe electrode and associated sensory logic. The sensory logic is configured to receive a synchronization pulse sequence via the probe electrode between consecutive touch-sensing frames of a capacitive touch screen, to use the synchronization pulse sequence to establish a timing scheme shared between the active stylus and the capacitive touch screen, to receive an excitation pulse via the probe electrode within a given touch-sensing frame, and to use the excitation pulse to maintain the shared timing scheme..
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Projection-based user interface

techniques for providing a virtual touch screen are described. An example of a computing device with a virtual touch screen includes a projector to project a user interface image onto a touch surface, and a depth camera to generate a depth image representing objects in a vicinity of the user interface image, and a touch mask generator.
Intel Corporation

Athletic tracking device

an activity tracking device having at least two different models. One model would be a fitness smart watch version, with or without extra sliders, buttons or watch facing touch screen selection for tracking water and fruit/vegetable intakes, and with the typical smart watch features, including a pedometer, heart-rate monitor, altimeter, stop watch, vibrating notifications, alerts, etc.

Advanced transparent projection communication terminals

enterprise communication display systems enable life-like images for videoconferencing and entertainment productions. Life-like images appear in a 3d environment where imaged people are visible through specially configured see-through displays.

Document viewing apparatus and program

a document viewing apparatus, having a touch screen, capable of receiving a handwritten input operation by the user in a state where a document image is displayed on a touch screen, a character string detection unit for detecting a character string included in the document image, a reference position determination unit that sets the reference position when an object is assigned to the character string in accordance with the operating position or operation trace of the handwritten input operation, a guide line drawing unit for drawing and displaying a guide line in accordance with an operation trace with respect to the reference position, and an object assignment unit that assigns a guide line as an object to the character string with the completion of the handwritten input operation.. .
Konica Minolta, Inc.

Method for preventing false touches on terminal and terminal

a method for preventing false touches on a terminal and a terminal includes: a touch operation on a touch screen of a terminal is detected and a touch parameter of the touch operation is obtained. If the touch parameter matches a preset touch parameter, it is determined that the touch operation is an invalid operation, and the touch operation will be responded nothing..
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Touch sensitive electronic device, touch sensitive processing apparatus and method thereof

a touch sensitive processing apparatus comprises a touch sensitive interface for connecting electrodes of a touch screen to detect a proximity/touch event; a host interface for reporting the proximity/touch event; a halt interface; and an embedded processor configured for commanding the touch sensitive interface to cease detecting proximity/touch events and the host interface to cease reporting proximity/touch events if the halt interface is set in a first logic state.. .
Egalax_empia Technology Inc.

Reaching any touch screen portion with one hand

a mobile computing device and method performed by a mobile computing device are provided. The mobile computing device includes a touch screen display, a touch enabled border surface, and a processor.
International Business Machines Corporation

Input modeling physical objects in vr/digital

a method, apparatus, and compute storage in which signals are received from a touch screen against which a 3d object is juxtaposed, the signals being generated by tracing the periphery of the object on the touch screen at consecutive coordinates in two dimensions (2d). A dimension of the 3d object is also determined based on which coordinates the periphery was traced against.
Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc.

Touch screen and manufacturing method thereof, display device

embodiments of the present disclosure disclose a touch screen and a manufacturing method thereof, and a display device. The touch screen comprises a first touch electrode and a second touch electrode located on a substrate and arranged in cross distribution along different directions.
Beijing Boe Display Technology Co., Ltd.

Electronic device/gadget (with no external moving parts) for use with and in association with a capacitive touch screen device input device

fully stand alone and portable capacitive touch screen finger touch simulator clips onto for attachment member for attaching to any capacitive touch screen device, a touch screen engaging conductive material which is provided with an electronically controlled electrical charge through programmed solid state electronics with rechargeable on board battery and no external moving parts—which simulates finger touch.. .

Method for generating signals, analyzing signals, active stylus, and touch screen

a method for generating a signal includes: encoding, by an active stylus, transmission information into n-bit q-ary codes; performing, by the active stylus, frequency modulation on the n-bit q-ary codes, respectively, to generate a plurality of encoded frequency-modulated signals; and combining, by the active stylus, a preset fixed-frequency signal for detecting a stylus tip position with the plurality of encoded frequency-modulated signals to form an encoded signal. A method for analyzing a signal, an active stylus, and a touchscreen are also provided.
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Security latching mechanism for touch screen control device with speakers

a security latching mechanism attached to a first device for removably securing the first device to a second device is provided, comprising an upper latching plate, a lower latching plate, and a base plate adapted to retain the upper latching plate and the lower latching in a sliding cooperative engagement with respect to each other and the base plate, and wherein each of the upper and lower latching plates further comprise a latch portion adapted to cause a sliding movement for its respective latching plate from a first position to a second position when the respective latching portions are in sliding contact with a security latching mechanism receptacle in the second device, such that the security latching mechanism can pass through the security latching mechanism receptacle when the second position has been reached by each of the upper and lower latching plate, and upon passing through the security latching mechanism receptacle, each of the upper latching plate and lower latching plate returns to the first position.. .
Crestron Electronics, Inc.

Mobile terminal

a mobile terminal including a bar-type terminal body having a front side and a rear side; a touch screen including a display module for displaying information at the front side of the bar-type terminal body and a touch sensor for sensing a front touch input applied to a specific part of the touch screen; a battery disposed in the bar-type terminal body; a battery cover disposed at the rear side of the bar-type terminal body and covering the battery, the battery cover having a first through hole and a second through hole; a first camera disposed near one of both end portions of the touch screen at the front side of the bar-type terminal body; a second camera exposed to an outside of the bar-type terminal body through the first through hole of the battery cover at the rear side of the bar-type terminal body; a rear input unit provided at the rear side of the bar-type terminal body to receive an input; one or more processors; and a memory storing one or more programs configured to be executed by the one or more processors. Further, the front side of the bar-type terminal body does not have any push manipulation unit for inputting a control command except for the touch screen; the rear input unit is provided at a rear side of the bar-type terminal body to overlap the touch screen, and the rear input unit includes a button member exposed to an outside of the bar-type terminal body through the second through hole of the battery cover at the rear side of the bar-type terminal body, a touch sensing unit sensing a rear touch input applied to the button member, and a support member supporting the rear input unit; and in response to receiving the rear touch input via the rear input unit, the one or more processors process the rear touch input as a control command for one of different functions according to information output to the touch screen..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Handheld electronic touch screen communication device

a handheld electronic device may be provided that contains a conductive housing and other conductive elements. Transceiver circuitry, such as radio frequency (rf) transceiver circuitry configured to transmit and receive rf signals, may be connected to the resonating elements by transmission lines such as coaxial cables.
Apple Inc.

Vehicle customization and personalization activities

a vehicle control and interconnection comprises a user interface that couples to a display. The user interface has modes of display information that vary based upon a task of a vehicle operator.

Precise selection techniques for multi-touch screens

a unique system and method is provided that facilitates pixel-accurate targeting with respect to multi-touch sensitive displays when selecting or viewing content with a cursor. In particular, the system and method can track dual inputs from a primary finger and a secondary finger, for example.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Device having touch screen with dynamic content alignment

embodiments include touch screen devices and related systems. In particular cases, a touch screen device is configured to: obtain sensor data from the sensor indicating a portion of the touch screen is obstructed during display of the content on the touch screen; obtain data indicating a data format of the content type; and adjust a position of the content as displayed on the touch screen in response to obtaining the data indicating the portion of the touch screen is obstructed, where the adjusting is based upon the data format of the content type, and where, in the case that the data format of the content type indicates the content cannot be reformatted, the adjusting includes zooming in on the content or zooming out from the content..
International Business Machines Corporation

Touch screen, touch display device and touch detection method

a touch screen, a touch display device and a touch detection method are provided in the embodiments of the disclosure. In one embodiment, the touch screen includes a light guide element; a light source which is provided on a side of the light guide element to face inside of the light guide element, and configured to emit light towards the light guide element so as to be guided into the light guide element; and a plurality of detectors which are provided on at least one side of the light guide element to face inside of the light guide element, and configured to receive light from corresponding sides of the light guide element where the light exits, respectively..
Hefei Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Multi-touch integrity sensing for capacitive touch screen

a method for multi-touch integrity sensing for a multi-touch capacitive touch screen is disclosed. By determining the integrity of touches, a distinction is identified between wanted touches, such as via a finger or stylus, and unwanted touches such as via foreign matter, errors, and the like..
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Electronic device and controlling electronic device

an electronic device, a method of controlling an electronic device, and a non-transitory computer-readable recording medium are provided. The electronic device includes a housing including a first surface, a second surface, and lateral sides; a touch screen display; a pressure sensor; a wireless communication circuit; at least one processor electrically, and the wireless communication circuit; and a memory electrically, wherein the memory stores instructions to cause the at least one processor to display a first user interface (ui) including at least one first item on the touch screen display, display a second ui including at least one second item while controlling or not controlling the first ui, and remove the second ui while reconstructing the first ui to restore a state before the controlling of the first ui or not reconstructing the first ui..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Driving method and driver integrated circuit for touch screen

the present disclosure provides a driving method and a driver integrated circuit configured to drive a touch screen using such driving method, for shortening a touch time of the touch screen, thereby prolonging a display time of the touch screen and accordingly improving the charging rate of pixels. The touch screen includes a plurality of touch electrodes arranged in an array and is provided with a time period for displaying a frame, which time period is divided into a touch time period and a display time period.
Beijing Boe Display Technology Co., Ltd.

System and communication between a capacitive touch screen and an active stylus

an active stylus is capacitively coupled to a capacitive touch panel for communication. The active stylus operates in a wait mode to receive initial communications from the panel.
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Farnesene-based polymers and liquid optically clear adhesive compositions incorporating the same

a low viscosity polymer having a linear or branched backbone derived from farnesene monomers and at least one terminal-end functionalized with a hydroxyl group. This polymer may be further hydrogenated to reduce unsaturation and acrylated, such that it may be incorporated into a loca composition.
Fina Technology, Inc.

Watch phone and handling an incoming call in the watch phone

a watch phone and a method for handling an incoming call using the watch phone are provided. In the watch phone, a display device includes a touch screen panel and a display, turns off the touch screen panel in a watch mode, turns on the touch screen panel in an idle mode or upon receipt of an incoming call, and displays at least two areas for call connection and call rejection, upon receipt of the incoming call.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Barcode scanner device and inventory management system

a barcode scanner device 200 is formed as a wrist watch with a main body 210 and strap 220 and includes a camera 211 to capture an image of a barcode 11. The scanner 200 generates an inventory request message sent by a communication interface 215 to a local server 30 based on the captured barcode.
Asda Stores Limited

Continuous user authentication

a method of enabling continuous user authentication, comprising: setting up an authentication server to provide authentication data to an enterprise server in parallel to a remote user session with the enterprise server, when the user is using a touch screen device; extracting samples from a user's behavior, to build a library of user specific parameters; and tracking user behavior to authenticate the user, the tracking comprises initial identification of a user of the touch screen device when starting a session with the enterprise server and continuous authentication of the user during the session with the enterprise server.. .
Securedtouch Ltd.

Vaccination kiosk

a vaccination kiosk having an interactive touch screen display allows a user to select one or more vaccines, medications, and/or pet care products to be dispensed and administered to a user-identified pet species. The vaccination kiosk further comprises a refrigerated housing or other product housing for storing the vaccines, medications, and/or pet care products, a magnetic card reader or similar payment reader for accepting and verifying payment for the vaccines, a dispensing means for dispensing selected vaccines, medications, and/or pet care products, a jet injector or similar vaccinating means for administering the vaccines, and a powering means to power the vaccination kiosk.

System and efficient text entry with touch screen

this invention relates to a system and method for efficient text entry, wherein the system includes a touch detection module, a search module, an output module. A thread management module is additionally included in the system.
Shanghai Chule (coo Tek) Information Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch sensing apparatus, touch screen, display panel, and display apparatus.

the present application discloses a touch sensing apparatus for detecting a touch motion by induction. The touch sensing apparatus includes a base substrate; a black matrix layer on the base substrate defining a plurality of light transmissive regions; an inductor layer on the base substrate, the inductor layer including at least one inductor unit, each of the at least one inductor unit having a multi-turn planar coil structure, a projection of the inductor layer on the base substrate substantially overlapping with that of a portion of the black matrix layer; and at least one first sensing circuit coupled to the at least one inductor unit and configured to be provided with an ac signal and to detect a change of the ac signal induced by the touch motion..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Touch screen panel and fabrication method thereof

a touch screen panel includes first and second sense cells on a same layer and coupling patterns that couple adjacent ones of the first sense cells and adjacent ones of the second sense cells to each other, respectively. The coupling patterns do not cross with each other, thereby improving the ability of the coupling patterns to withstand static electricity.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Interactive event photography kiosk

a portable interactive photo kiosk comprising a weighted base section comprising a bottom surface for abutting support on a floor surface and a top surface defining a bore for rotatably receiving a rotational shaft; a body section housing a drive mechanism to control oscillating rotation of the body section relative to the base section between a first angular end position and a second angular end position; a display comprising a processor and interactive touch screen display coupled to a top portion of the body section; a camera communicative with the processor, a printer housed within the body section and communicative with the processor and a proximity sensor communicative with the processor for sending a control signal to stop oscillating rotation of the body section. Networked systems and methods incorporating the same are also described..

System, method, apparatus, and computer program product for providing mobile device support services

a method is provided for diagnosing and assessing the status of a mobile device. Device status data acquired from hardware components of the mobile device, such as sensors associated with the touch screen, accelerometer, and network signal strength sensor, may be compared to benchmark values associated with the hardware components to evaluate and determine the status of the mobile device.
Assurant, Inc.

Digital image capture device having a panorama mode

a hand-held digital camera has a touch-sensitive display screen (“touch screen”) for image preview and user control of the camera, and a user-selectable panorama mode. Upon entering panorama mode the camera superimposes upon the touch screen a horizontal rectangular bar whose width and/or height are user-adjustable by interaction with the touch screen to select a desired horizontal sweep angle.
Fotonation Limited

Touch screen device embedded on fashion item as complementary display screen for smartphone

the present invention is about a smartphone system with two touch screen displays. Fashion items such as handbags, backpacks, toolboxes and jackets etc., which are carried or worn in daily life by most women, students and professionals, usually have a flat surface area much bigger than the screen of a typical smartphone.

Character display blind persons using haptic patterns, and touch screen and display device using the same

the present invention relates to a character display method for blind persons using haptic patterns, in which a plurality of character cells each having a pair of unit cells adjacent each other are configured on a touch screen which includes a touch panel for sensing a touch location of a user and an electro-sensitive panel integrated with the touch panel so as to transfer an electrical stimulus to a body part brought into contact with the touch screen, such that each of the unit cells provides a different haptic texture through a different electrical stimulus pattern, one character cell expresses various character symbols such as one korean letter, english letter, an alphabet letter, a language character, number and special character through a combination of various haptic textures which are provided by the pair of unit cells, and the user can understand contents displayed on the touch screen through a combination of character symbols by recognizing haptic patterns transferred to a finger of the user while scanning the touch screen with the user's finger, and a touch screen and display device using the same.. .

Display of hospital transport information on a portable device

an aspect provides a method, at a handheld portable information handling device with a touch screen display, communicating to a hospital transport management system information sufficient to authenticate the user of the handheld portable information handling device; obtaining information from the hospital transport management system relevant to the user of the handheld portable information handling device; displaying the information from the hospital transport management system in a manner that is related to the workflow of the user of the handheld portable information handling device; and communicating to the hospital transport management system information about the workflow of the user of the handheld portable information handling device; and communicating to the hospital transport management system information about the workflow of the user of the handheld portable information handling device. Other aspects are described and claimed..
Tele Tracking Technologies, Inc.

Controlling touchscreen inputs to a device

a method, a computer program product, and a device that includes one or more processors, a touchscreen, and an operating system. A first dialogue interface is displayed on the touchscreen for receiving user commands by a user touching the dialogue interface.
International Business Machines Corporation

Analog front end with variable gain control for touch applications

an analog front end (afe) can be implemented with automatic variable gain control for self-capacitance based touch- and proximity-sensitive touch sensor panels or touch screens. The afe can include a charge amplifier and an oversampled analog-to-digital converter (adc).
Apple Inc.

Touch sensor and touch screen

a touch sensor includes first electrodes which are driving electrodes of the touch sensor, second electrodes which are detecting electrodes of the touch sensor, third electrodes, and an insulating film which is stacked on the first electrodes. Each of the first electrodes extends in a first direction.
Japan Display Inc.

System and a transceiver system for touch detection

a transceiver system includes: a touch screen panel; a transmitter to transmit an input signal to an input line of the touch screen panel; a receiver to receive an output signal from an output line of the touch screen panel to detect a touch event on the touchscreen panel; and a state machine to set transmission frequencies of the input signal within a wideband operating frequency of the touch screen panel, and to calibrate the receiver to filter the output signal at the transmission frequencies of the input signal.. .
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Display panel having built-in touchscreen, display device having built-in touch screen, integrated driving circuit, and driving method

a display panel having a built-in touchscreen, a display device having a built-in touchscreen, an integrated driving circuit, and a driving method. The display panel includes an integrated pad electrically connected to an integrated driving circuit, a data line electrically connected to the integrated pad, and a touch line electrically connected to the integrated pad.
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Display substrate, in-cell touch screen and display device

a display substrate, an in-cell touch screen and a display device the field of touch technology are disclosed. The display substrate includes a tft, a 2d touch electrode and a pressure-sensing electrode, and includes a first signal output wire for outputting electrical signal of the pressure-sensing electrode.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch screen and manufacturing method thereof

a touch screen and a manufacturing method thereof are provided. The touch screen includes a substrate; and an enhancement layer provided on a surface of the substrate.
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd .

Touch screen and device

embodiments of the present disclosure provide a touch screen and a device. The touch screen includes a bezel region and a touch region, wherein the touch screen includes an annular wire provided on the bezel region.
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Display noise compensation in touch screen display using capacitive dividers

an electronic device disclosed herein includes a display layer generating display noise based on scanning thereof, and a sensing layer including a plurality of sense lines. A common voltage layer is coupled to the display layer and the sensing layer, with the common voltage layer capacitively coupling the display noise from the display layer to the each of the plurality of sense lines of the sensing layer via a different parasitic impedance.
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

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

Touch and device orientation-based device pairing

systems and methods are provided for pairing a mobile device with a second device based on the mobile device being placed flat against a touch screen of the second device. The mobile device determines that is has been placed in a predetermined orientation that matches the orientation of the display of the second device.
Adobe Systems Incorporated

Mobile terminal

a mobile terminal including a wireless communication processor configured to provide wireless communication; a touch screen; and a controller configured to display an area of an omnidirectional image on the touch screen, display a guideline on the touch screen for guiding a movement of the omnidirectional image on the touch screen, in response to a scrolling gesture on the touch screen having a first direction corresponding to a direction of the guideline, move the display area of the omnidirectional image in the first direction, and in response to the scrolling gesture on the touch screen having a second direction different than the direction of the guideline, move the display area of the omnidirectional image along the guideline in the first direction instead of the second direction.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and preventing misoperation on edge of touch screen

a method for preventing a misoperation on an edge of a touch screen includes: determining a first touch region according to touch operation on an edge of a touch screen; forming a second touch region according to coordinate information of touch points in the first touch region; forming a third touch region according to a longest column in the second touch region and a column on a left side of the longest column if the touch points in the second touch region are arranged as parallel to a right edge of the touch screen; judging whether a length-to-width ratio of the third touch region is less than or equal to a predetermined threshold; and determining that the touch operation is a misoperation if the length-to-width ratio is greater than the predetermined threshold.. .
Shenzhen Goodix Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch display system and touch operation device

touch display system and touch operation device are provided. An exemplary touch display system includes a touch operation device for emitting first non-visible light; and a touch display device including a touch screen and a touch detection module.
Beijing Boe Display Technology Co., Ltd.

Capacitive touch screen with noise suppression

a capacitive touch sensor wherein the touch sensitive panel has drive electrodes arranged on the lower side of a substrate and sense electrodes arranged on the upper side. The drive electrodes are shaped and dimensioned to substantially entirely cover the touch sensitive area with individual drive electrodes being separated from each other by small gaps, the gaps being so small as to be practically invisible.
Atmel Corporation

Reverse keyboard assembly

a reversed keyboard assembly is provided. The keyboard assembly includes a display unit, a touch screen placed on top of the display unit; and a top cover placed on top the touch screen, wherein top cover covers the touch screen and the display unit, wherein the top cover includes a plurality of transparent keys located in a predetermined distance above the touch screen for enabling a viewing of images displayed on the display unit..
Finetune Technologies Ltd.

Electronic device and operating thereof

an electronic device and a method for operating thereof are provided. The electronic device includes a touch screen having a display region of a first ratio, and a processor operatively coupled with the touch screen, and configured to perform a set function in response to a preset first touch input that occurs on another region, where content is not displayed, of the display region in a state where the content of a second ratio is displayed on a partial region of the display region..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Intelligent remote touch for touch screen devices

an intelligent remote touch mechanism is provided. In one aspect, a device with a touch screen initiates remote wireless access of the device by a remote device by receiving a remote access command without using its touch screen.
Qualcomm Incorporated

Nfc-enabled digital apparatus and nfc-based information transmission

an nfc-enabled digital apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a touch screen display and a near field communication (nfc) module comprising an nfc antenna and an nfc controller.
Aq Corporation

Sampling frequency and accumulator sweeping in a touch screen controller

a circuit described herein includes a charge to voltage converter circuit having an input coupled to receive a sense signal from a sense node associated with a mutual capacitance to be sensed, and an output. A reset switch is coupled between the output of the charge to voltage converter circuit and the input of the charge to voltage converter.
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

System and management for a peripheral interaction device for a graphical user interface touch system

an information handling system for interacting with a peripheral interaction device having a plurality of conductive pads comprising a display screen having a touch screen including a touch sensor device that detects contact by a polymer conductor interface device assembly having a plurality of conductive pads, a processor executing instructions for a peripheral interaction device degradation management system that determines whether there is degradation in the touch signal response of at least one conductive pad of the polymer conductor interface device assembly below a degradation threshold signal level; and the processor adjusting drive signal voltages if a touch signal response falls below the degradation threshold signal level.. .
Dell Products, Lp

Highly efficient charge pump synchronized to the drive signal of a touch screen system

an alternating current (ac) drive signal having a first frequency and a high logic level at a boosted supply voltage is applied to drive a capacitive sensing line of a capacitive touch panel. The boosted supply voltage is generated by boosting an input voltage.
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Input device and electronic apparatus comprising the same

according to one or more embodiments, an electronic device includes a housing including a first surface facing a first direction and a second surface facing a second direction opposite to the first direction, where a transparent cover forms at least one part of the first surface. The electronic device also includes a touch screen display disposed between the first surface and second surface of the housing and exposed through the transparent cover, a pressure sensor disposed between the touch screen display and the second surface of the housing, and having an active area for sensing pressure placed on the first surface by an external object and an inactive area disposed around the active area, a printed circuit board (pcb) disposed between the pressure sensor and the second surface of the housing, and an electrically conductive connection member for electrically connecting the pressure sensor and the pcb.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Reducing touch sensor panel power consumption

reducing power consumption in a touch screen. In some examples, a first level of touch accuracy can be determined, and a first portion of the touch screen can be operated in a first mode corresponding to the first level of touch accuracy.
Apple Inc.

Electronic apparatus and single-layer multi-point mutual capacitive touch screen thereof

an electronic apparatus and a single-layer multi-point mutual capacitive touch screen thereof are disclosed. The single-layer multi-point mutual capacitive touch screen includes: multiple sensing electrode groups, where each sensing electrode group includes a first electrode unit and a second electrode unit extending in the second direction, the first electrode unit includes multiple first electrodes arranged in the second direction, the second electrode unit includes at least one second electrode; multiple bonding pads arranged in the first direction, where first electrodes and second electrodes of the multiple sensing electrode groups are respectively connected to corresponding bonding pads; multiple first lines configured to connect the first electrodes to corresponding bonding pads; and multiple second lines configured to connect the second electrodes to corresponding bonding pads, where for a same first electrode unit, a first electrode is partially arranged opposite to an adjacent electrode in the first direction..
Focaltech Systems Co., Ltd.

Modular apparatus and system for reconfigurable user inputs

the present disclosure relates to a modular apparatus and system for providing customized, reconfigurable user inputs. In an aspect, there is provided a modular apparatus comprising a plurality of reconfigurable input modules with different types of user inputs, such as buttons, sliders, knobs, joysticks, trackballs, touch pads, touch screens, and other types of user interfaces.
Grant & Union Inc.

Apparatus for full-automatic, ultra-low pressure, fractionation-free and non-destructive extraction of water

the invention provides a device for full-automatic, ultra-low pressure, fractionation-free and non-destructive extraction of water, including a control box, an extraction part, an ultra-low temperature cold trap and a transmission device, wherein the control box and the extraction part are located at the top of a cabinet, the ultra-low temperature cold trap is located inside the cabinet, a touch screen is arranged on the control box, a temperature control meter is arranged on a side face of the control box, the extraction part includes an upper layer plate, a middle layer plate, a bottom plate and a test tube, the bottom plate is fixedly installed on the cabinet, the test tube is accommodated in the ultra-low temperature cold trap, and the transmission device is fixedly installed on the bottom plate. The invention has the beneficial effects of being able to extract a plurality of samples at the same time, so the extraction efficiency is high; and no liquid nitrogen or organic solvent is required, thereby reducing the environmental pollution..
Beijing Lica United Technology Limited

Medical device user interface with sterile and non-sterile operation

a touch screen interface of a medical or dental device coupled with a touchless interface to allow for sterile zone operator input, while still allowing for touch screen interaction for non-sterile zone operator input. In some embodiments, the touch screen interface usage is suspended while in a sterile zone mode, and resumed when the mode is switched to a non-sterile zone mode.
Dental Wings Inc.

Dispensing learning to use such a dispensing system

a dispensing system has a dispenser for delivering a variable colour mixture, and a computer system having a touch screen on which the mixture colour can be displayed, and a selection movable on the screen, to vary the dispensed mixture colour. A method for learning to use such a dispensing system having a dispenser allows a colour mixture to be dispensed, and a computer system, making it possible to select a colour and to memorize data, including: selecting at least one colour with the aid of a computer system interface, delivering, with the aid of the dispenser, at least one selected colour mixture, evaluating the one or more dispensed mixtures after application to at least one face zone, memorizing the at least one mixture characteristics, in particular a mixture that the user wishes to be able to recover, and of at least one zone on which it has been tested..
L'oreal

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

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Establishing an authenticated wireless connection between short-range wireless terminals more conveniently

a method, system and computer program product for establishing a wireless connection based on a touch screen of a wireless device. The wireless device includes a slide-out processing section for determining, in response to a slide-out from an edge of the touch screen, a first slide-out parameter for determining by the other wireless device an object to be connected, and broadcasting the first slide-out parameter.
International Business Machines Corporation

Electronic device having fingerprint sensor

in the electronic device, the touch screen module may include a window configured to form the display area, a display panel located under the display area in the space and configured to output an image through the display area, a touch sensor disposed under the display area in the space and configured to output a signal in response to contact of an conductive object on the display area, and a fingerprint sensor disposed under the fingerprint sensing area in the space and configured to output a signal in response to contact of a fingerprint on the fingerprint sensing area.. .

Narcotic prescription medication dispenser

a device which is a medication dispenser, when filling certain types of prescription drugs at the pharmacy, pharmacist will scan medication dispenser with radio frequency identification reader, the radio frequency identification tag/chip which will be located inside the medication dispenser, when rfid tag/chip is scanned by pharmacist with rfid reader when prescribed outpatient comes into the pharmacy to fill a new prescription for an individual outpatient medication dispenser, rfid tag/chip will unlock and lock down medication dispenser through electronic lock. Pharmacist will then load number of prescription medication.

Processing blood donation data for presentation on operator interface

a system and method processes blood donation data for presentation on an operator interface. A handheld computing device has a touch screen display and a processing circuit to provide an icon associated with an executable application on a first display screen, the icon configured to be positioned along with icons for other executable applications on the first display screen.
Fenwal, Inc.

Mobile terminal and control method thereof

a mobile terminal includes a terminal body having an inner surface, an outer surface and side surfaces, and configured to be opened into an open state where the inner surface is exposed to an upper side, and closed into a closed state where the outer surface and the side surface are exposed to an upper side while the inner surface is covered; a touch screen having a first region and a second region disposed on the inner surface, a third region disposed on the outer surface, and a fourth region disposed on the side surface between the first region and the third region, in the closed state; and a controller configured to display an execution screen of at least one application to at least one of the first and second regions in the open state.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Virtual keyboard improvement

a method and system for improving virtual keyboard input is provided. The method includes presenting a gui comprising a character display portion and a virtual touch screen activated keyboard.
International Business Machines Corporation

Terminal control method, terminal, and storage medium

a terminal control method and terminal, and a storage medium are provided. The method includes that: a touch signal generated in an edge region of a touch screen is detected; if the touch screen currently displays an application (app) interface, a preset app operation corresponding to the detected touch signal is executed; and if the touch screen currently displays a terminal desktop, display positions of desktop icons displayed on the touch screen are adjusted so that a plurality of desktop icons outside a preset single-hand controlled region are displayed in the single-hand controlled region..
Beijing Xiaomi Mobile Software Co., Ltd.

Formatting text on a touch screen display device

systems and methods for formatting text on a touch screen display device are provided. A method can include providing for display, by one or more processors, a user interface on a touch screen display device.
Ge Aviation Systems Llc

Multichannel controller

a non-transitory computer-readable storage medium having computer executable instructions that, when executed, cause a computing device to execute operations comprising transitioning a displayed user interface presented on a display of the computing device from a first control mode for controlling a moveable device, to a second control mode for controlling the moveable device is presented. The user interface comprises a control mode selector and a functionality limitation setting mechanism.
Robotzone, Llc

Electronic device and recognizing touches in the electronic device

an electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a touch screen display, a processor electrically connected to the touch screen display and configured to receive a touch input applied to the touch screen display, detect a first location of the received touch input on the touch screen display, set an area related to the first detected location on the touch screen display, based on at least one condition, detect, if the received touch input is released, a second location on the touch screen display from which the touch input is released, determine whether the second detected location is within the set area, and if it is determined that the second detected location is within the set area, determine whether at least one function is executed..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Electronic apparatus and controlling method thereof

an electronic apparatus is disclosed. The electronic apparatus includes communication circuitry configured to communicate with a display apparatus which displays an image of a viewpoint of a panoramic image; a touch screen configured to display a substantially circular user interface (ui); and a processor, in response to a point on the substantially circular ui being touched, configured to transmit a control signal to display an image of a viewpoint corresponding to the touched point of the panoramic image to the display apparatus through the communication circuitry..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Touch sensor laminate, touch screen panel and image display device including the same

a touch sensor laminate includes a polarizing plate having a predetermined stretching direction, and a sensing pattern layer formed on at least one surface of the polarizing plate. The sensing pattern layer includes a first pattern formed along a first direction, a second pattern formed along a second direction, and a bridge electrode electrically connecting isolated unit patterns included in the second pattern.
Dongwoo Fine-chem Co., Ltd.

System and esd protection in a touch screen display

system and methods for esd protection in a touch screen display are disclosed. A touch screen display for an information handling system (ihs) include a coverglass, an esd ground ring on the coverglass; and a touch panel proximate to the coverglass.
Dell Products L.p.

3d printer interface lockout

a method for authenticating a user of a 3d printer to prevent unauthorized use of the 3d printer includes obtaining a user profile from a set of user profiles, each user profile corresponding to a user and including a stored multi-digit number; prompting the user, by a touch screen interface of the 3d printer, to input a personal identification number (pin); preventing use of the 3d printer if the pin does not match the stored multi-digit number; and authenticating the user if the pin does match the stored multi-digit number. The method includes prompting the user to apply a force to the touch screen interface; detecting an applied force; comparing the applied force to a force threshold value; and preventing use of the 3d printer if the applied force is less than the force threshold value..
Robert Bosch Tool Corporation

3d printer interface lockout

a method for authenticating a user of a 3d printer to prevent unauthorized use of the 3d printer includes obtaining a user profile from a set of user profiles, each user profile corresponding to a user and including a stored multi-digit number; prompting the user, by a touch screen interface of the 3d printer, to input a personal identification number (pin); preventing use of the 3d printer if the pin does not match the stored multi-digit number; and authenticating the user if the pin does match the stored multi-digit number. The method includes prompting the user to apply a force to the touch screen interface; detecting an applied force; comparing the applied force to a force threshold value; and preventing use of the 3d printer if the applied force is less than the force threshold value..
Robert Bosch Tool Corporation

Multi-game gaming machine

a multi-game gaming machine comprises a touch screen display, and a controller responsive to a configuration command to enter a configuration mode in which the controller controls the touch screen display to display a configuration menu including a game package selection sub-menu. The gaming machine is operable in the configuration mode to select between a plurality of game packages that are different from one another, each game package comprising a plurality of games playable on the gaming machine when the respective game package is selected.
Aristocrat Technologies Australia Pty Limited

Method and system for generating a visual interactive product configuration

a method for generating an active visual product configuration based on interactive digital 2d or 3d objects displayed on an operating device. Processing options and degrees of freedom and/or object characteristics are defined in an object control unit of a data processing system.
Sae Schaarschmidt Analytic Engineering Gmbh

Character recognition and character input apparatus using touch screen and method thereof

a character input method using a touch screen, in which one or more areas requiring user input is defined in the touch screen, pre-recognized information is defined for each of the defined areas, character information is received by a user in one or more user desired areas among the defined areas, the character information is recognized using a character recognizer, and the recognized character information is updated in the user desired areas.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Gesture controlled calculator

a gesture controlled calculator has a touch screen controlled by a microprocessor. The touch screen receives a multiplication problem input by a user through a virtual keyboard.

Navigation and orientation tools for speech synthesis

tts is a well known technology for decades used for various applications from artificial call centers attendants to pc software that allows people with visual impairments or reading disabilities to listen to written works on a home computer. However to date tts is not widely adopted for pc and mobile users for daily reading tasks such as reading emails, reading pdf and word documents, reading through website content, and for reading books.

Method and apparatus to provide user interface

a method to provide a user interface (ui) in an electronic device includes: sensing, through a touch screen of the electronic device, a first drag input that drags a target object selected in an interface of a first application; displaying a storage space interface in response to the first drag input, wherein the storage space interface is distinct from the interface of the first application; collecting metadata associated with the target object based on a type of the target object in response to the first drag input being released on the storage space interface; storing the target object and the metadata; and updating the storage space interface based on the target object and the metadata.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

System and virtual keyboard generation

a method for virtual keyboard generation which is applied to an electronic device with a touch screen is provided in this disclosure. The method detects the touch points on the touch screen and draws shapes of the coverage of the touch points, and then identifies a palm shape and corresponding finger touch points in the shapes according to a preset butterfly-type shape.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Methods and devices for moving icons between different pages

methods and devices are provided for moving icons between different pages on a touch screen. The device determines whether an icon movement operation for a preset icon on a first desktop page is detected on the touch screen.
Beijing Xiaomi Mobile Software Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for shared broadcasting

systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable media can provide an interface that includes a first region and a second region, wherein a live content stream being broadcasted is presented in the first region, and wherein information corresponding to users viewing the live content stream is presented in the second region. A determination is made that a first user operating the computing device has performed one or more touch screen gestures with respect to at least one user identifier in the second region, the user identifier corresponding to a second user.
Facebook, Inc.

Portable multifunction device, method, and graphical user interface for viewing and managing electronic calendars

in accordance with some embodiments, a computer-implemented method is performed at a portable multifunction device with a touch screen display. The computer-implemented method includes displaying a multiweek calendar on the touch screen display, detecting a contact on an individual day in the multiweek calendar, and in response to detecting the contact on the individual day, displaying at least a portion of a list of events on the contacted individual day while continuing to display the multiweek calendar, wherein the list of events on the contacted individual day includes an invitation to an event..
Apple Inc.

Method of processing touch events and electronic device adapted thereto

a method of processing touch events and an electronic device adapted to the method are provided. The electronic device includes: a touch screen; a processor electrically connected to the touch screen; a touch control circuit, electrically connected to the touch screen and the processor, the touch control circuit configured to create a touch event in response to a touch input detected on the touch screen; and a memory electrically connected to the processor.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Force-sensing capacitor elements, deformable membranes and electronic devices fabricated therefrom

force-sensing capacitor elements and deformable membranes useful in electronic devices that include touch screen displays or other touch sensors. The deformable membranes, generally, include a first, second, and third layers with a first arrangement of a plurality of first structures interposed between the first and third layers and a second arrangement of one or more second structures interposed between the second and third layers.
3m Innovative Properties Company

Silver nanowire touch sensor component

apparatus and/or methods may provide a substrate and a sensor pattern formed on the substrate based on a visibility level for a touch sensor application. The sensor pattern may include a specified inter-pattern spacing and a specified pattern width to provide the visibility level.
Intel Corporation

Display panel of touch screen and electronic device

a display panel of touch screen includes color filter substrate and array substrate; color filter substrate includes black matrix; array substrate includes pixel units and touch control units; the pixel units includes first pixel units and second pixel units, each first pixel unit includes first sub-pixel for displaying first color, second sub-pixel for displaying second color and third sub-pixel for displaying third color, each second pixel units includes first sub-pixel for displaying first color, second sub-pixel for displaying second color and fourth sub-pixel for displaying white color; the white sub-pixel includes first region and second region, the second region is sheltered by the black matrix from the light emitting direction of the display panel, tft corresponding to third sub-pixel is located in sub-pixel region of white sub-pixel, and electronic contact point between tft and pixel electrode of third sub-pixel is located within second region of white sub-pixel.. .
Tianma Micro-electronics Co., Ltd.

Fluid jet cutting device

a fluid jet cutting device (10) for sectioning materials is provided. The device includes a compact and portable body (12) having an equipment chamber (14) accessible through a first panel (20), a working chamber (16) accessible through a second panel (22) and a receptacle (18) in communication with the working chamber.
Illinois Tool Works Inc.

Samsung Medison Co., Ltd.

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Imaging and display system and method

an apparatus for simultaneously recording a first live video stream and projecting a second live video stream onto an interactive touch screen, the apparatus comprising (a) a backlight panel; (b) a horizontally polarized screen associated with one face of the backlight panel; (c) a camera having a lens, the camera having controllable frame rate and exposure; and, (d) a lcd screen.. .
The Supergroup Creative Omnimedia, Inc.

Method and preventing accidental touch operation on mobile terminals

the present disclosure provides an accidental-touch prevention method and apparatus for a mobile terminal. The method includes: receiving by the touch screen ic layer a touch instruction from a user, and reporting a touch point on a touch track corresponding to the touch instruction to the driver layer; determining by the driver layer whether the touch point is in the chamfered-rounded-angle area; and when the touch point is in the chamfered-rounded-angle area, correcting coordinates of the touch point by the driver layer..
Nubia Technology Co., Ltd.

Self-grounding capacitive information carrier and its use

the invention relates to a capacitive information carrier in which information is encoded by an information pattern comprising a first and a second electrically conductive area on an electrically non-conductive substrate, wherein each conductive area comprises one or more sub-sections, wherein said information is detectable by a capacitive touch screen comprising intersection points formed from driving electrodes and sensing electrodes. In a further aspect, the invention relates to a system comprising a touch screen which comprises intersection points formed from driving electrodes and sensing electrodes and a capacitive information carrier.
T+ink Gmbh

Touch display screen and forming the same

a touch display screen and a method for forming the same are provided, which are related to the touch technology. The touch display screen includes a touch screen, a display screen and a buffer layer.
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Method and operation of an electronic device

disclosed is a method and apparatus for controlling an electronic device by using a force input of the electronic device. The method includes displaying a screen comprising at least one object on a touch screen display, receiving data indicating that an external object is pressed on the touch screen display by a force greater than or equal to a selected force, receiving a manual input through the touch screen display after the data is received, displaying at least one of an image and a character on the touch screen display in a manner overlapping with the screen based on the manual input, and deleting the at least one of the image and the character while directly maintaining the screen when a selected time has elapsed..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Touch screen, manufacturing method thereof and display device

the present disclosure provides a touch screen and a method for manufacturing the touch screen as well as a display device. The touch screen comprises a substrate, a conductive film layer and an insulating layer which are sequentially stacked, wherein the insulating layer is provided, on its surface away from the substrate, with protruding structures that are configured to increase the area of the surface of the insulating layer..
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Toy system comprising toy elements that are detectable by a computing device

a toy system comprising one or more toy elements configured to be detectable by a touch screen when brought within a proximity of the touch screen; and a computing device configured to: detect said one or more toy elements within a proximity of the touch screen; detect, in addition to detecting said one or more toy elements, one or more further touch events on the touch screen in a first predetermined spatial relationship to the detected one or more toy elements; and responsive to the detection of said one or more further touch events on the touch screen in said first predetermined spatial relationship to the detected one or more toy elements, to cause a user-perceptible output.. .
Lego A/s

Single-head power injector with contrast media leakage management

a power injector (200) is disclosed that includes a number of features to address leakage of contrast media from a syringe that may occur while operating the power injector (200), for instance when loading fluid into a syringe after being installed on a powerhead (210) of the injector (200) and/or when purging air from such a syringe. One or more drainage channels (240) may be incorporated on a faceplate mounting (234) which in turn receives a faceplate (310), which in turn receives a syringe.
Liebel-flarsheim Company Llc

Ultrasound imaging apparatus and control the same

the ultrasound imaging apparatus may include a probe configured to emit an ultrasonic signal to an object and receive a reflected ultrasonic signal; a processor configured to generate an ultrasound image based on the ultrasonic signal received by the probe; and a touch screen configured to output the ultrasound image generated by the processor and receive a touch of a user or a pressure of the touch, wherein the processor controls the ultrasound image and the touch screen based on the pressure of the touch.. .

3d camera assembly having a bracket for cameras and mobile terminal having the same

a mobile terminal including a front body including a touch screen located on a front side of the mobile terminal; a rear body located at a rear side of the mobile terminal, the rear body including at least one hole; a bracket accommodated between the front body and the rear body, the bracket formed as a unibody, the bracket including third and fourth holes corresponding to the at least one hole; a first camera coupled with the bracket, the first camera positioned at the third hole of the bracket; a second camera coupled with the bracket, the second camera positioned at the fourth hole of the bracket; a camera flash positioned between the first and second cameras; a main printed circuit board (pcb) including electronic components and electronic circuits for operation of the mobile terminal; a camera pcb coupled with the first and second cameras; and a connector extended from the camera pcb and electrically connected to the main pcb. Further, the first and second cameras and the camera flash are placed alongside of an edge of the rear body, and the first and second cameras and the camera flash face a rear of the rear body..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Touch screen device, method, and graphical user interface for customizing display of content category icons

a computer-implemented method for use in conjunction with a computing device with a touch screen display comprises: detecting one or more finger contacts with the touch screen display, applying one or more heuristics to the one or more finger contacts to determine a command for the device, and processing the command. The one or more heuristics comprise: a heuristic for determining that the one or more finger contacts correspond to a one-dimensional vertical screen scrolling command, a heuristic for determining that the one or more finger contacts correspond to a two-dimensional screen translation command, and a heuristic for determining that the one or more finger contacts correspond to a command to transition from displaying a respective item in a set of items to displaying a next item in the set of items..
Apple Inc.

Touch screen apparatus

a touch screen apparatus includes: an active area and a non-active area outside the active area; first sensing electrodes arranged along a first direction in the active area; second sensing electrodes arranged along a second direction intersecting the first direction in the active area, the second sensing electrodes being insulated from the first sensing electrodes; and at least one additional sensing electrode separated from the first and second sensing electrodes, the at least one additional sensing electrode being located in the non-active area.. .
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Automatic location placement system

a method of automatically moving, by an automatic location placement system, a marine vessel includes receiving, by a central processing unit, from a vision ranging photography system, at least one optical feed including data providing a mapping of an environment surrounding a marine vessel. The method includes displaying, by the central processing unit, on a touch screen monitor, the mapping of the environment.

Multi-screen automated teller machine (atm)/automated teller assist (ata) machines for use by wheelchair users

an automated teller machine (atm) including multiple user screens is provided. The atm preferably includes an atm processor, an atm user information input device and/or an atm receiver, a customer-facing atm touch screen configured to display an initial atm display, an atm dispenser configured to dispense a cash withdrawal amount in the event that an atm central processing unit (cpu) receives information relating to a selection of the cash withdrawal amount.
Bank Of America Corporation

Method and device for activating preset function in wearable electronic terminal

a method and device for activating a preset function in a wearable electronic terminal are disclosed. The method comprises: setting a quick activation command corresponding to a preset function of the wearable electronic terminal in the electronic terminal, so that the quick activation command responds to the touching operation of predetermined type by the user on the touch screen of the electronic terminal; when the electronic terminal is in a working state, detecting a touching event received by the touch screen and confirming that a touching operation of predetermined type happened; and invoking the quick activation command corresponding to the touching operation of predetermined type so as to activate the corresponding preset function.
Goertek Inc.

Mobile terminal and control method thereof

provided are a mobile terminal having a plurality of display areas and a control method thereof. The mobile terminal includes a main body having a front surface, a side surface, and a rear surface, a display disposed on the front surface and extending from the front surface to the side surface, a wireless communication unit wirelessly communicating with an external device, and a controller receiving identification information of the external device in response to recognition of the external device, and controlling information output on the touch screen on the basis of the received identification information, wherein, on the basis of the identification information of the external device..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Floating soft trigger for touch displays on electronic device

a portable electronic device (100) having a touch screen (112) with a floating soft trigger icon (175) for enabling various functions of the electronic device (100), such as bar code reading, capturing rfid data, capturing video and images, calling applications, and/or placing phone calls. The floating trigger icon (175) is displayed on the touch screen (112) to enable easy identification and access of the trigger icon (175).
Datalogic Usa, Inc.

Method and preventing accidental touch operation on mobile terminals

the present disclosure provides an accidental-touch prevention method and apparatus for a mobile terminal. The method includes: receiving by the touch screen ic layer a touch instruction from a user, and reporting a touch point on a touch track corresponding to the touch instruction to the driver layer; determining by the driver layer whether a start point of the touch track falls within a pre-set accidental-touch prevention area; when the start point of the touch track falls within the pre-set accidental-touch prevention area, acquiring by the driver layer a distance on the touch track between a touch point after the start point and the start point, and performing accidental-touch prevention processing based on the distance..
Nubia Technology Co., Ltd

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

an electronic device including a touch screen configured to display at least one graphic object for executing an operation on the electronic device; at least first and second magnetic sensors configured to detect a spatial position of an input device having a magnetic field generating unit; and a controller configured to in response to a touch applied to the graphic object using the input device for executing the operation, execute a hold mode of holding the execution of the operation while the spatial position of the input device is moved away from the touch screen while being maintained within a reference range, and release the hold mode and execute the operation when the spatial position of the input device is moved out of the reference range.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Water rejection for capacitive touch screen

a method of foreign matter rejection for multi-touch capacitive touch screens includes performing touch detection in both self-capacitance mode and mutual capacitance mode. By combining information from both modes, a distinction is identified between wanted touches, such as by a finger or stylus, and unwanted touches such as by foreign matter..
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Systems and methods for water detection by touchscreen panels

a system and method for multi-touch integrity sensing for a multi-touch capacitive touch screen is disclosed. The system and method determines a distinction between wanted touches, such as via a finger or stylus, and unwanted touches such as via foreign matter, errors, and the like..
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Multi-touch display panel and controlling the same

a multi-touch display panel includes: a display panel configured to display an image according to image data; a multi-touch panel arranged over the display panel and configured to generate touch data; and a communication module configured to communicate with a remote device. The remote device includes a display panel and a touch screen, and the communication module is further configured to receive the image data from the remote device and to provide the touch data to the remote device..
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Pressure-sensitive touch screen and touch display screen and electronic device

a pressure-sensitive touch screen comprises a substrate, first and second strain sensors and a detecting circuit electrically connected to the first and second strain sensors. The substrate is configured to at least laterally deform in response to a touch and has a peripheral area.
Shenzhen New Degree Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch screen and touch panel device

a plurality of excitation electrodes, each disposed along a row direction, are provided on a back side of a transparent substrate, and a plurality of detection electrodes, each disposed along a column direction, a plurality of tactile sensation generation row electrodes, each disposed along the row direction, and a plurality of tactile sensation generation column electrodes, each disposed along the column direction, are provided on the front side of the transparent substrate. The front side of the transparent substrate is defined as an operation screen.
Mitsubishi Electric Corporation

Method and program for providing game based on touch screen

a method and program for providing a game based on a touch screen is provided. The method includes obtaining, by a computer, a reference game image on which a plurality of characters operated according to a user input start from different points, the reference game image being obtained relative to a view point in a game space, generating, by the computer, a conversion game image by converting the reference game image into the conversion game image as one or more characters corresponding to each user move from a first side to a second side, and combining and providing, by the computer, an operation interface with the conversion game image..
Dexint Games Inc.

Touch screen wifi camera

an in-place imaging device, including: a housing and a support stand, the housing including: a camera; a wireless communication module; a touch sensitive screen configured for displaying content and receiving input; and a processing unit; wherein the imaging device is adapted to capture footage with the camera and transmitting the footage via the wireless communication module to a network access point. The footage is transmitted to a media server via a communications network to which the network access point is connected..
Irinet Sa

Method for controlling user interface according to handwriting input and electronic device for implementing the same

an electronic device and a method of the electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a touch screen display that displays a user interface, a force sensor that detects a pressure with which an external object touches the touch screen display, a wireless communication circuit, and a processor that controls the touch screen display to display the user interface, receives, from at least one of the force sensor and the wireless communication circuit, data representing that the external object is pressing a portion of the user interface with a pressure greater than or equal to a selected pressure, receives a handwriting input through the touch screen display, and displays the handwriting input on the user interface on the touch screen display..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and preventing accidental touch operation on mobile terminals

the present disclosure provides an accidental-touch prevention method and apparatus for a mobile terminal. The method includes: receiving by the application layer an accidental-touch-prevention-area configuration instruction, the accidental-touch-prevention-area configuration instruction includes coordinate parameters of the accidental-touch prevention area; based on the accidental-touch-prevention-area configuration instruction, calling by the application layer the interface of the driver layer to set up the one or more accidental-touch prevention areas on the touch screen of the mobile terminal..
Nubia Technology Co., Ltd

Low power touch screen

dual power supply and energy recovery techniques are used in a capacitive touch panel that employs a concurrent drive scheme. A dual supply output buffer boosts a capacitor from an intermediate voltage level to a high voltage level.
Stmicroelectronics Asia Pacific Ptd Ltd

Method and classifying a touch event on a touchscreen as related to one of multiple function generating interaction layers

a system for classifying touch events of different interaction layers includes a touch screen configured to display an interactive element, one or more vibro-acoustic sensors coupled to the touch screen, a touch event detector configured to monitor the one or more vibro-acoustic sensors and to save vibro-acoustic signals sensed by the one or more vibro acoustic sensors, wherein the touch event detector is further configured to detect touch events in which the interactive element is touched by a first or a second finger part of a user, and wherein the touch events result in generating the vibro-acoustic signals, and a vibro-acoustic classifier is configured to classify the vibro-acoustic signals and activate corresponding functions in the different layers dependent upon which finger part is used.. .
Qeexo, Co.

Flexible sensor

systems, apparatuses, and/or methods to manufacture and/or implement a sensor film, a composite electrode, and/or a computing device such as a flexible device. The sensor film may include a random network of metal lines and graphene interconnecting the metal lines.

Electronic device and non transitory storage medium

an electronic device includes a housing, a touch screen arranged on the housing, a plurality of first software keys arranged along a first edge of the touch screen, a plurality of second software keys arranged along a second edge of the touch screen, a plurality of physical keys arranged along the first edge, and at least one controller. The at least one controller is configured to execute a process according to an operation on any one of the first software keys, the second software keys and the physical keys.
Kyocera Corporation

Electronic device, control method and non-transitory storage medium

an electronic device comprising a touch screen, a plurality of first keys arranged along a periphery of the touch screen, a storage configured to stores a character array, and at least one controller configured to execute a character editing process according to an operation on the first key by allocating at least one of characters and phrases included in the character array to each of the first keys and accepting, when detecting the operation on one of the first keys, editing the at least one of the characters and the phrases allocated to the first key on which the operation is detected.. .
Kyocera Corporation

Flexible touch screen panel and flexible display device with the same

a flexible touch screen panel includes a substrate having flexibility, sensing electrodes on at least one surface of the substrate, and implemented using an opaque conductive metal, and a polarizing plate on the substrate having the sensing electrodes formed thereon. The sensing electrodes may be implemented in a mesh shape having a plurality of openings..
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Integrated fully-sealed liquid cryatal screen and manufacturing process for same

a manufacturing process for an integrated fully-sealed liquid crystal screen is disclosed. Components sequentially arranged are adhered to each other into a whole by a solid ultraviolet flexible adhesive, the components comprising a screen protecting glass, a liquid crystal screen set, a support frame and a rear glass cover plate and an edge lighting type backlight module being nested in the support frame the touch and display integrated screen manufactured by the process is fully-sealed, waterproof, damp-proof and ultrathin, all gaps of the screen protecting glass or the touch screen set, a liquid crystal display screen set and the side lighting type backlight module are eliminated, the image definition is improved, and also the brightness can be reduced to achieve a remarkable energy-saving effect..
Opton (shunchang) Optics Co., Ltd