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new patent 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


new patent 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


new patent 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


new patent 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


new patent 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


new patent 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.


new patent 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.


new patent 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.


new patent 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.


new patent 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


new patent

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.

new patent

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

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.

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

System and proximity based generation of custom user interfaces

A system and method for document processing includes a controller configured for digital control of multifunction peripheral operations. The controller detects a portable data device and receives configuration data through a near field communication interface.
Toshiba Tec Kabushiki Kaisha

Fingerprint recognition for touch screen, and touch screen

A fingerprint recognition method and device for a touch screen, and a touch screen. The fingerprint recognition method for a touch screen includes: determining a fingerprint code input by a user; and comparing the fingerprint code input by the user with at least two pre-set fingerprint codes, and when the fingerprint code input by the user is the same as a fingerprint code in the at least two pre-set fingerprint codes, executing an operation corresponding to the fingerprint code.
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Flat panel display device including touch screen and manufacturing the same

There is provided a flat panel display device and a method of manufacturing the same. A flexible and transparent material is coated on a supporting substrate to a small thickness so that film substrates are easily formed.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Systems and associated methods for route generation and modification

A touch screen may be utilized by a marine electronic device to easily enter a route in relation to a chart. The marine electronic device may automatically determine and join geographic points associated with the chart to generate a route based on a touch pattern.
Navico Holding As

Refrigerator

Disclosed is a refrigerator having an improved structure with a display unit. The refrigerator comprises a main body, a storeroom arranged inside the main body with an open front, a door pivotally connected to the main body for opening or closing the open front of the storeroom and a display unit installed on the door.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method for setting image capture conditions and electronic device performing the same

Electronic devices and a method for setting image capture conditions are provided. An electronic device includes a camera module; a touch screen; and a processor configured to display a first user interface (ui) and a second ui on the touch screen if an input on the touch screen is held for at least a first period of time, wherein the first ui is configured to execute a first function of the camera module and the second ui is configured to execute a second function of the camera module..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Screen rendering worksurface

A screen overlay for a personal electronic device coupled with an educational application launched on the device provides a work surface for engaging in fluidic based chemistry experiments while shielding the device from the liquid used for the experiments. The screen overlay has liquid encapsulating regions for retention of a pooled liquid deposited on the overlay, and is transmissive of touch signals to a touch screen on the device.
Mel Science Limited

Apparatus and methods for hygiene monitoring in restaurants and grocery superstores

This disclosure describes methods and apparatus for hygiene monitoring in chain restaurants and grocery superstores. Four sub-systems are introduced to take care of different aspects of hygiene in restaurants.

Wireless device having a rear panel control to provide advanced touch screen control

An electronic device including a housing including a front panel and a rear panel, the rear panel arranged on a side of the housing opposite the front panel, a processor configured to execute instructions and the processor being arranged within the housing, a display device configured to generate an interface based in part in response to the processor, where the display device is arranged in the front panel, a touchscreen associated with the display device and configured to sense a user input, where the user input is provided to the processor and where the touchscreen include part of the front panel, and a rear input arranged on the rear panel of the housing and configured to provide a dedicated input to the processor, the processor providing advanced user controls on the interface in response to operation of the rear input.. .
Tracfone Wireless, Inc.

Correction of vibration-induced error for touch screen display in an aircraft

Systems and methods for correcting a vibration-induced error on a touch screen display device on an aircraft are provided. A method can include providing a user interface for display on a touch screen display device.
Ge Aviation Systems Limited

Touch screen panel

A touch screen panel includes: a flat panel display including an upper substrate, a lower substrate, and pixels arranged on a display region of the lower substrate in a stripe arrangement; first sensing cells arranged in a first direction on the upper substrate and second sensing cells arranged in a second direction on the upper substrate; first connection patterns electrically connecting adjacent ones of the first sensing cells to each other in the first direction, and second connection patterns electrically connecting adjacent ones of the second sensing cells to each other in the second direction, wherein at least one of the first connection patterns and the second connection patterns is inclined so that it partially overlaps with the pixels.. .
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Touch screen device and operating touch screen device

A method for operating a touch screen device and a touch screen device are provided. The method includes that: a touch screen device receives a user command, and identifies the user command (100); when the touch screen device identifies the user command as a mode switching command, the touch screen device switches an operation mode (200); herein the operation mode includes a left hand operation mode, a right hand operation mode or a normal mode.
Zte Corporation

Cover window and electronic device including same

An electronic device includes a processor and a housing having a first surface, a second surface, and a side surface. A touch screen display is exposed through a first area of the first surface.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal including a touch screen configured to display a video and a search bar for searching the video; a plurality of magnetic sensors configured to sense a spatial position of an input device including a magnetic field generator; and a controller configured to in response to a first touch input applied to the search bar using the input device, display a preview image at a play time point corresponding to the first touch input on the touch screen, and change a viewing angle of the preview image based on the sensed spatial position of the input device indicating the input pen is pulled away from the touch screen and spatially moved with respect to the touch screen.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Interactive greeting card

An integral greeting card/game is disclosed wherein a multi-panel greeting card also serves as a game board and is combined with a game piece and launch mechanism to create a novel, interactive greeting card. The multi-panel greeting card contains a sound module therein and a magnetic trigger is contained and concealed below one or more of the multiple greeting card panels.
American Greetings Corporation

Grossing station system

A grossing station comprising a table and an overhead hood connected to the table. The grossing station further comprising a plurality of interchangeable plates arranged in a trough of the table and a lift system connected to the table.
Mp Acquisition, Llc

Automated food storage, preparation, and dispensing device

An automated food storage, preparation and dispensing device is disclosed. The device includes a housing, a plurality of food compartment units, a plurality of utensil compartment units, a dispensing unit for dispensing food, a refrigeration unit, a cooking united for cooking food material, a packaging unit for packaging the cooked food material, a food collection unit, a memory unit for information storage, a processor coupled to the memory unit, a touch screen display.

Systems and methods for enhancing communication device performance during interaction with a voice response system

Described herein are ways to enhance communication device performance during the device's interaction with a voice response system. Embodiments of the communication device, such as a mobile telephone with a touch screen, do not have the conventional problems of the touch screens darkening when wanting illuminated screens and requiring a caller to endure undesired audio output while on hold for extended lengths of time, as non-limiting example problems.

Protective enclosure for an electronic device

A protective enclosure for use with an electronic device includes a bottom shell, a first cushioning member, and a second cushioning member. The bottom shell includes a back portion and walls attached to the back portion to form a cavity for receiving and removably retaining the electronic device.
Otter Products, Llc

Mobile device with touch screens and controlling the same

A mobile device including touch screens and a method of controlling the mobile device are provided. A mobile device includes a first housing including a first touch screen; a second housing, rotatably connected to the first housing, including a second touch screen; a sensor for detecting an angle between the first housing and the second housing; and a controller configured to calculate the angle between the first and second housings rotating with respect to each other, using the sensor, and if the calculated angle is greater than a threshold, turn off an image-display area of the second touch screen, execute an application in response to a first touch applied to an icon displayed on the first touch screen, detect a second touch in a touch detectable area of the turned-off image-display area of the second touch screen, and control the application in response to the detected second touch..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Managing workflow tasks in touch screen mobile devices

A method, comprising: displaying a list of tasks on a touch-sensitive display of a mobile device; detecting a gesture on one of the tasks in the list that satisfies a predetermined condition corresponding to an action relating to the one task; and in response to the gesture satisfying the predetermined condition, executing the action in relation to the one task.. .
Nintex Pty 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 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, and performing accidental-touch prevention process according to the determining result..
Nubia 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

Control device for an electroluminescent touch-control display panel, touch screen and display device

A control device for an electroluminescent touch-control display panel is described having a display driving circuit board, a touch-control driving circuit board, a lighting circuit board and a switching circuit board. The lighting circuit board provides a first reference signal to the touch-control driving circuit board.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Display device integrated with touch screen panel and fabricating the same

Disclosed is a display device that may, for example, include a gate line that is provided in a first direction on a backplane and delivers a gate signal; a data line that is provided in a second direction on the backplane and delivers a data signal; a thin film transistor (tft) in each pixel defined by a crossing between the gate line and the data line; a first electrode spaced apart from one of a source electrode and a drain electrode of the tft; a second electrode that is provided on a layer different from that on which the first electrode is provided; a tft passivation layer that is provided on the tft and has a first contact hole; a first connection pattern that connects one of the source electrode and the drain electrode to the first electrode through the first contact hole; and a second connection pattern that delivers a touch driving signal to the second electrode and is formed of a material substantially identical to that of the first connection pattern.. .
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Touch screen and pressure touch detection method

The present disclosure provides a touch screen and a pressure touch detection method thereof. The touch screen comprises a touch panel and a frame surrounding sides of the touch panel, the touch panel comprises a display module and a touch module, at least one pressure sensor is arranged between the touch module and the frame; wherein the pressure sensor comprises a first electrode, a second electrode, and a piezoresistive material layer disposed between the first electrode and the second electrode; the first electrode is located on a same layer and is formed by a same material as a touch electrode of the touch module; the second electrode is formed by a portion of the frame in touch with the piezoresistive material layer and located at the opposite side of the first electrode; both the first electrode and the second electrode are connected with a touch control chip..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Method for controlling unmanned aerial vehicle using smart device

A method for controlling unmanned aerial vehicle using a smart device. The unmanned aerial vehicle includes a smart device and an unmanned plane, the smart device operating to control the flight of the unmanned plane via wireless communication signal, the smart device comprising in-built central processing unit, touch screen, wireless communication system, battery, and volume key, and an application for controlling the unmanned plane being installed in the smart device.
Shenzhen Hubsan Technology Co., Ltd.

Reverse battery protection device and operating method thereof

A wearable device includes: a touch screen; an acceleration sensor configured to generate an acceleration signal; an optical sensor using a light source and configured to generate a touch interrupt signal; and a control unit configured to detect a wearing state of the wearable device, the wearing state of the wearable device including a not-wearing state for the wearable device, a wrist wearing state, and a hand gripping state on the basis of the acceleration signal and the touch interrupt signal, and to execute a function corresponding to the wearing state of the wearable device.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Hose for use in spray mixing plural components

A plural component mixing system includes an automatic balance feature to balance the pressure of two or more components as they are mixed. The pressures or flow rates of the two components are monitored.
L D J Manufacturing, Inc.

Television and providing a remote control device

A television and system and method for providing a remote control device are disclosed. In one embodiment of the television, the television includes a processor, a memory, a tuner, a panel, and an audio driver therein in an interconnected architecture.
Enseo, Inc.

Automatic medium-voltage dual-power-supply switching device

An automatic medium-voltage dual-power-supply switching device includes an input module, an acquisition module, a control and communication module, an output module, and a power supply module. The acquisition module includes a plurality of voltage input channels and a plurality of current input channels.
Midas Electric (shanghai) Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods of editing a chemical structure on a touch-screen

Gestures for creating chemical structures on a touch screen device include circular motions, check marks, and swipes that cause a touch screen enabled device to display symbols representing chemical structures or related information in response to the gestures.. .
Integrated Chemistry Design, Inc.

Information processing apparatus, information processing method and computer-readable storage medium storing program

The present invention improves operability by controlling operation received from a user according to an operation unit for a touch panel. A display apparatus according to an embodiment of the present invention includes: a display that displays an image on a screen; a touch detector that detects contact on the touch screen; an area sensor that obtains an area of the contact on the screen; and a changing unit that changes ui (user interface) for inputting a predetermined instruction is changed based on the contact detected by the touch detector..
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha

Method and controlling user interface elements on a touch screen

A method and apparatus for controlling user interface elements is provided herein. During operation, a pressure or velocity of a touch or swipe is measured.
Motorola Solutions, Inc.

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal including a terminal body; a touch screen; a plurality of magnetic sensors configured to detect a spatial position of an input device having a magnetic field generating unit; and a controller configured to display a first graphic object notifying an area corresponding to the detected spatial position on the touch screen when the spatial position of the input device is detected adjacent to an edge of the terminal body at an outside of the touch screen without contacting the touch screen, and display a second graphic object notifying a hidden function with respect to a displayed area of the first graphic object on the touch screen when the detected spatial position of the input device is fixed for a predetermined time.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Common electrode driving and compensation for pixelated self-capacitance touch screen

A touch screen is disclosed. A plurality of common electrodes can be configured to operate as display circuitry during a display phase, and to operate as touch sensing circuitry during a touch sensing phase.
Apple Inc.

Touch screen panel

A touch screen panel includes a thin film substrate having sensing patterns formed thereon that is implemented as an isotropic film, and a polarizing plate is disposed on the sensing patterns so that it is possible to minimize or reduce degradation of image quality. The touch screen panel includes a thin film substrate, sensing patterns, and sensing lines.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Touch sensing device and driving the same

A touch sensing device includes a touch screen coupled with a display panel including data lines, gate lines crossing the data lines, and pixels arranged in a matrix form, and a touch sensing circuit which supplies a driving signal to lines of the touch screen and senses a touch input. The touch sensing circuit detects an optimum sensing time, in which changes in a voltage change of the gate lines are maintained within a previously determined allowable range, in a touch screen drive period in which data is not written to the pixels of the display panel.
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Attachable touch screen panel bezel with usb chipset storage

A touchscreen panel bezel and method comprises a frame configured to an attached projected capacitive (pcap) touchscreen panel. One or more clamp brackets are configured to secure a monitor within the frame.

Mechanical-pencil cap serving as touch-pen tip and pencil-lead sharpener, and mechanical pencil having the same

Provided are a mechanical-pencil cap serving as a touch-pen tip and a pencil-lead sharpener, and a mechanical pencil having the mechanical-pencil cap. The mechanical-pencil cap includes a front fixing part (11b) for the touch-pen tip formed in a shape of a truncated conical recess, and a pencil-lead sharpener functioning part (11c) provided to be opposite to the front fixing part (11b) for the touch-pen tip, and connected to the touch-pen tip (11f) formed to surround an outer circumference of a touch-pen tip fixing member (11e).
Dream Office Co., Ltd.

Configurable wall-mount touch screen switch

A configurable wall mount light switch for use in controlling multiple light fixtures. In one embodiment, the switch includes a touch screen display, a transceiver and a programmable microcontroller.
Esi Ventures, Llc

Mobile terminal having two cameras and storing images taken by two cameras

A mobile terminal includes a memory; a touch screen; a first camera having a first capturing angle; a second camera having a second capturing angle that is wider than the first capturing angle; and a controller. The controller is configured to: cause the touch screen to display a first preview image of the first camera, a second preview image of the second camera, or both the first and second preview images overlapping each other; cause the memory to store a first image taken by the first camera in response to a first capture command received while the first preview image is displayed; and cause the memory to store both the first image and a second image taken by the second camera when a wide-angle capturing condition is satisfied while at least one of the first preview image or the second preview image is displayed..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method and device for inputting handwriting character

A method and an electronic device for inputting handwriting character are provided. The electronic device comprises a touch screen, a memory, and a processor.
Motorola Solutions, Inc.

Touch screen device enabling entity to be shifted or copied based on touch input, and operating method thereof

A touch screen device enabling an entity to be shifted or copied based on a touch input and an operating method thereof according to exemplary embodiments of the present invention may provide a function of shifting or copying entities included in an electronic document only with an application of a simple touch input onto a touch screen by a user, thereby promoting convenience of the user who desires to write or edit the electronic document on the touch screen device.. .
Hancom Flexcil, Inc.

Touch screen

A touch screen including a plurality of first sensing electrode columns having a plurality of first sensing electrodes, the plurality of first sensing electrode columns extending in one direction, and a plurality of second sensing electrode columns alternately disposed with the first sensing electrode columns, the plurality of second sensing electrode columns including a plurality of second sensing electrodes having a plurality of sub-electrodes. Sub-electrodes of one of adjacent second sensing electrodes are electrically connected to sub-electrodes of another of the adjacent second sensing electrodes.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Method, electronic device, and medium for controlling state of touch screen

A method, an electronic device, and a medium for controlling a state of a touch screen are provided. The method includes: detecting whether the touch screen is in a first preset state; determining whether induction information of a suspended object reaches a first set of preset thresholds, if the touch screen is not in the first preset state; and controlling the touch screen to be switched from a current state to the first preset state, if the induction information reaches the first set of preset thresholds..
Beijing Xiaomi Mobile Software Co., Ltd.

Touch screen instrument panel

Systems, methods and computer-storage media are provided for a touch-screen interface panel (tsip) of an aircraft. The tsip may communicate with one or more aircraft systems.
Textron Innovations, Inc.

Haptic touch screen and operating the same

A haptic touch screen including a lower layer including a plurality of control electrodes, an upper layer including a plurality of haptic electrodes, a middle layer between the lower layer and upper layer, where the haptic electrodes are not conductively connected to control electronics.. .
Tanvas Corporation

Touch screen inputs for a video game system

Example systems and methods involve detecting an input to a touchscreen display of a video game apparatus; determining a video game action based on a shape of the input; and determining a timing of the video game action based on a color associated with the input.. .
Nintendo Co., Ltd.

Driving circuit for touch screen, in-cell touch screen and display apparatus

A driving circuit for a touch screen, an in-cell touch screen and a display apparatus. A timing controller of the driving circuit controls a power supply circuit to output a clock signal with a first amplitude to an (n+1−n)th-stage to an nth-stage shift registers (sr(n)) in a first time period at a display stage, and controls the power supply circuit to output a clock signal with a second amplitude to each stage of shift register (sr(n)) in a second time period at the display stage; and then levels of scanning signals output by the (n+1−n)th-stage to the nth-stage shift registers (sr(n)) are higher than levels of scanning signals output by other stages of shift registers (sr(n))..
Beijing Boe Display Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch screen device capable of executing event based on gesture combination and operating method thereof

A touch screen device capable of executing an event based on a gesture combination according to an exemplary embodiment of the present invention, and an operating method thereof maintain a command database storing a plurality of predetermined gesture combinations, in which two or more gestures are sequentially combined, and commands corresponding to the plurality of predetermined gesture combinations, and confirm a gesture combination according to two or more touch inputs when a user inputs the two or more touch inputs onto a touch screen with an interval within a predetermined time, extract a command corresponding to the gesture combination from the command database, and execute an event corresponding to the extracted command.. .
Hancom Flexcil, Inc.

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal including a wireless processor configured to provide wireless communication; a touch screen; and a controller configured to display a search bar on the touch screen for searching a video and a specific time point of the video, in response to a first touch input at a touch region of the search bar, display a preview image at a play time point corresponding to the touch region of the search bar, convert the preview image into a plurality of preview images at a plurality of play time points in response to a changed touch degree of the first touch input, and in response to a second touch input being consecutively applied to the search bar when the preview images are displayed, change a play speed of at least part of the preview images at a play time point.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Electronic device and input processing method thereof

A method of processing an input in an electronic device having a touch screen is provided. The method includes identifying attribute information of a geometric figure corresponding to an area of a touch input detected through the touch screen, determining a user input from the attribute information, based on a stored user input distinction rule, and executing a function corresponding to the determined user input..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Mobile terminal and control method thereof

A mobile terminal includes a terminal body having a front surface, a side surface, and a rear surface, a touch screen disposed on the front surface and extending from the front surface to the side surface and the rear surface, and a controller performing controlling differently in relation to a graphic object output on a first region of the touch screen disposed on the front surface according to different types of touches applied to the graphic object.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Sensor screen perceiving touch and fingerprint

The present disclosure relates to a sensor screen capable of recognizing a touch and a fingerprint. A touch screen includes an active area having a minor axis and a major axis intersecting each other, and a bezel area outside the active area.
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Electronic device

An electronic device having a touch screen or display to reduce or eliminate visibility of structures in the device due to reflected light includes a base member and a touch member disposed on one surface of the base member and including first and second sensor parts spaced apart from each other with a boundary interposed therebetween. Each of the first and second sensor parts includes first and second areas disposed adjacent to each, a plurality of first patterns in the first area spaced apart from each other and a plurality of second patterns in the second area spaced apart from the first patterns.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Combined fingerprint recognition touch screen device, driving the touch screen device, and electronic device including the touch screen device

A touch screen device includes a touch pad including driving lines and sensing lines intersecting the driving lines, a driver configured to apply a driving signal to the driving lines, a signal output collector configured to receive a touch signal from the sensing lines, and a controller configured to control the driver and the signal output collector. The controller is further configured to control the driver to perform primary scanning to sequentially apply the driving signal to first driving lines disposed at predetermined intervals, among the driving lines, determine a scanning region, based on a first driving line where a touch is sensed among the first driving lines to which the driving signal is applied, and control the driver to perform secondary scanning to sequentially apply the driving signal to second driving lines included in the determined scanning region, among the driving lines..
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Touch sensitive method, apparatus and electronic system for reducing interferences from pixel update

The present invention provides a touch sensitive method including: transmitting a driving signal via a first driving electrode of a touch screen during a first blanking interval; and sensing the driving signal via a plurality of sensing electrodes of the touch screen during the first blanking interval for detecting an external conductive object on or near the first driving electrode.. .
Egalax_empia Technology Inc.

Object recognition by touch screen

Devices, systems and methods are described that can facilitate recognition of an engagement between an object and a touch screen in the absence of human contact. Upon the engagement, an electrically conductive path can be established that extends from a surface of the touch screen such that sufficient electrons flow from the touch screen through the electrically conductive path to enable the recognition of the object on the touch screen in the absence of human contact with the object during continued presence of the object on the touch screen..
The Cleveland Clinic Corporation

Touch screen cleaning and protectant composition

A cleaning and protectant composition and a method for using the composition on an article such as a touch screen or screen protector for a mobile device, computer, or other electronic device. The composition comprises a polymeric film former.
Microban Products Company

Means for transmitting data in a unidirectional or bidirectional manner

In some embodiments, a system is provided for transmitting data between a device having a touch screen and a transmitting and/or receiving device. The touch screen may be a capacitive screen and the device may have at least one plate having at least one electrically conductive area, wherein the plate is operatively connected to the touch screen and at least one area is activated..
Touchpac Holdings, Llc

Keyboard and mouse of handheld digital device

A keyboard for a handheld device comprises a plurality of side-keys and a main keyboard. The side-keys are configured at one side(s) and/or back of the device and used for changing layout of the main keyboard and operated by one hand holding the device.

System and a configuring programmed icons in a touch screen display for operating a server

Disclosed is a digital keyboard system for allowing a user to send instructions over a communication network. The digital keyboard system includes a memory unit, a processing unit, and a display unit.

Touch screen device allowing selective input of free line, and supporting selective input of free line in touch screen device

A touch screen device allowing a selective input of a free line according to the present invention first displays, when a user applies a touch input onto a touch screen, a free line according to the touch input on the touch screen, removes the free line when an additional touch input is not applied within a predetermined threshold time, and maintains the display of the free line when an additional touch input having predetermined fixed gesture information is applied onto the touch screen, so that only when the user applies a right touch input onto the touch screen, the touch screen device supports the user to fix the free line input by the user, thereby promoting convenience to the user.. .
Hancom Flexcil, Inc.

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

The present invention relates to a mobile terminal capable of receiving a memo while recording a video. Specifically, the present invention relates to a mobile terminal including a camera, a touch screen and a controller.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Remote control device of heat pump system

A remote control device of a heat pump system is useable to switch an operating state of the heat pump system. The remote control device includes a touch screen and physical keys provided separately from the touch screen.
Daikin Industries, Ltd.

Touch screen interaction using dynamic haptic feedback

A method, system, and one or more computer-readable storage media for providing multi-dimensional haptic touch screen interaction are provided herein. The method includes detecting a force applied to a touch screen by an object and determining a magnitude, direction, and location of the force.
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Touch screen panel and image display device including the same

A touch screen panel includes a base substrate, a sensing pattern layer on the base substrate, the sensing pattern layer including a plurality of sensing patterns formed on the base substrate, an insulation layer on the sensing pattern layer, and a bridge electrode formed on the insulation layer to electrically connect unit patterns isolated from each other of the sensing pattern layer. The insulation layer and the bridge electrode satisfy parameters according to specific equations so that a visibility of the bridge electrode on the insulation layer is decreased and an image visibility is improved..
Dongwoo Fine-chem Co., Ltd.

Encoding data in capacitive tags

A computing device including a capacitive touch screen and a processor configured to receive a capacitive image from the capacitive touch screen, determine that the capacitive image includes an image of a capacitive tag, identify a pattern of capacitive elements of the capacitive tag based on the capacitive image, determine bits of encoded data based on the identified pattern of capacitive elements, and process the encoded data.. .
Microsoft Technology Licensing, Llc

Evolutionary touch-based graphical user interface for electronic devices

An electronic device having a customizable interface includes a processor configured to execute instructions and a display device configured to generate an interface based in part in response to the processor. The electronic device further includes a touch screen associated with the display device and configured to sense a user input with respect to a plurality of objects, wherein the input is provided to the processor.
Tracfone Wireless, Inc.

Combining gyromouse input and touch input for navigation in an augmented and/or virtual reality environment

A system for combining a gyromouse input with a touch surface input in an augmented reality (ar) environment and/or a virtual reality (vr) environment, a virtual display of virtual items and/or features may be adjusted in response to movement of the gyromouse combined with touch inputs, or touch and drag inputs, received on a touch surface of the gyromouse. Use of the gyromouse in the ar/vr environment may allow touch screen capabilities to be accurately projected into a three dimensional virtual space, providing a controller having improved functionality and utility in the ar/vr environment, and enhancing the user's experience..
Google Inc.

Vehicle entertainment table unit and cradle

A vehicle entertainment system includes a tablet unit and a cradle. The tablet unit includes a display and a touch screen input device disposed on a front surface, a first electrical connection, a first mounting mechanism, and a wireless receiver.
Voxx International Corporation

Animation techniques

A method of digitally making moving picture animation films formed by manipulation of a computer touch screen, the method including the steps of displaying on the screen an image of an array of particulates, such as sand, manipulating the particulates to form a first image, storing a copy of the first image onto computer memory, thereafter altering the first image on the display screen to form a second image and again storing a copy of it to memory, the sequence continuing until a required number of images have been made and stored, and thereafter replaying the stored images in sequence to form a moving picture animation film.. .

Ultrasound imaging system touch panel cluster control interaction

A method includes receiving a signal from a first touch screen control in response to invocation of the first touch screen control. The first touch screen control is a control from a first cluster of touch screen controls of a plurality of different clusters of touch screen controls of an ultrasound imaging system touch screen user interface.
B-k Medical Aps

System and using touch interaction based on location of touch on a touch screen

Exemplified herein is a system and method to accept password on a touch-screen hmi (human-machine interface) device. The system and method uses a combination of tactile gestures that are each received at predefined quadrants (or regions) or the touch-screen.
General Electric Company

Displaying touch input device

A displaying method of a touch input device including a touch screen, a touch screen controller which detects a magnitude of a pressure of a touch input to a surface of the touch screen, and a controller which controls the touch screen on the basis of information detected by the touch screen controller, the displaying method including: detecting, by the touch screen controller, a magnitude of the pressure of the touch which is input to a first region when an object touches the first region of the surface of the touch screen in a state where a display of the touch screen is turned off, and displaying by controlling, by the controller, the touch screen such that, when the detected magnitude of the pressure is greater than that of a first reference pressure, a second region of the display of the touch screen is displayed.. .
Hideep Inc.

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal including a touch screen; a stylus pen including a pressure sensor and an optical sensor; a wireless communication unit configured to wirelessly communicate with the stylus pen; and a controller configured to drive the stylus pen in a first operation mode in which the pressure sensor provided in the stylus pen is activated and the optical sensor is deactivated, when sensing information sensed by the pressure sensor indicates the stylus pen is in contact with the touch screen, and drive the stylus pen in a second operation mode in which both the pressure sensor and the optical sensor provided in the stylus pen are activated, when the sensing information sensed by the pressure sensor indicates the stylus pen is not in contact with the touch screen.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Detecting a tool used on a touch screen

Detecting a tool used on a touch screen. In accordance with a method embodiment of the present invention, a cell value is accessed for each cell of a touch sensing device.
Nvidia Corporation

Array substrate having a touch function and display device

The disclosure is related to an array substrate having a touch function and a display device. The display device comprises a plurality of touch electrodes arranged in an array, a plurality of pixel electrodes, a plurality of scan lines, and a plurality of data lines.
Wuhan China Star Optoelefctronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Systems and methods for controlling the operation of a movable panel wall system

A movable wall panel system is disclosed. The movable wall panel system may include at least one monitoring system to monitor at least one area adjacent the movable wall panel system.
Modernfold, Inc.

Image capture and earpiece sizing system and method

A method and system for sizing an earpiece include situating a calibration device proximate a user's ear. The user holds an image capture device so as to aim the image capture device at the user's ear.

Touch screen and terminal

Provided is a touch screen and a terminal. The touch screen includes a touch layer, a conducting layer and a substrate layer which are laminated and matched in sequence, wherein an antenna radiating body, and an antenna signal line and a ground feeder line which are connected with the antenna radiating body are arranged on the conducting layer.

Touch display device

A touch display device includes a display panel including a plurality of first pixels and a plurality of second pixels alternately disposed along a first direction, and a touch screen layer disposed on the display panel, the touch screen layer including a plurality of first touch electrodes having a zigzag shape and disposed between one of the first and second pixels along a second direction crossing the first direction, in which a first pixel of the first pixels and a second pixel of the second pixels have different sizes from each other, and a first distance from a first touch electrode of the first touch electrodes to the first pixel is different from a second distance from the first touch electrode to the second pixel.. .

Video switcher and touch router multi-layer displays

A method for presenting both content based video signals and secondary video signals over a multi-layer touch screen display using a multiple display manager system is disclosed. First and second display managers are configured to receive primary content video signals from a controller and secondary video signals from a secondary video source.

Integrated garage door opener for connected vehicle

A vehicle is disclosed. The vehicle includes integrated garage door opener electronics including one or more antennas, and a processor coupled to the integrated garage door opener electronics and in communication with a touch screen.

User interface control method and electronic device

A user interface control method executed in a security-locked electronic device with a touch screen detects an i-th sliding operation on the touch screen, wherein 1≦i≦n. An i-th set of unlocking sub-password is obtained by analyzing a slide starting point, a sliding track, and an ending point of the i-th sliding operation.

Annotations for digital media items post capture

Systems and methods related to audio annotations for a media item. A method includes receiving a selection of a first media item.

Interactive display overlay systems and related methods

In various embodiments, an interactive display overlay system is configured to serve as a gatekeeper for detected inputs on an interactive display screen (e.g., such as an interactive whiteboard or touch screen display) that is displaying a transparent overlay layer over an underlying software application. In various embodiments, the system is configured to detect an input at a particular location on the interactive display screen and determine whether there is a widget at that particular location on the transparent overlay layer before passing the input on to the underlying software application.

Apparatus for touch screen and electronic device comprising the same

Discussed is a touch screen apparatus according to an embodiment having a flat, curved or bending type display device, and an electronic device including the same. The touch screen apparatus includes a touch sensing circuit for outputting three-dimensional (3d) touch information by sensing a touch position through a first touch sensor and sensing a touch force through a second touch sensor..

Input method and electronic device thereof

An input method is provided. The method includes receiving a touch operation in a first region of a touch screen, the first region corresponding to an input region of a virtual input unit; measuring a pressure of the touch operation; determining a first input key corresponding to a location of the touch operation; and determining an instruction corresponding to the touch operation based on the measured pressure and the first input key..

Variable rate display interfaces

Variable rate display interfaces are disclosed. In an exemplary aspect, a high-speed reverse data transfer is enabled over plural lanes of a display serial interface (dsi) bus during blanking periods.

Biometric initiated communication

A device has a touch processing module that processes touch screen input to determine if the manner in which the input was entered indicates that the user intends for execution of a particular command. In one embodiment, the module may acquire fingerprint data from the user's input and analyze the data to determine if the input was entered with a particular finger or finger sequence.

Dual-screen tablet computer and display and touch control method therefor

Provided are a dual-screen tablet computer and a display and touch control method therefor. The dual-screen tablet computer includes a first display screen, a second display screen, a first touch screen and a second touch screen.

System and multimode stylus

Detection of a position of a stylus includes a touch screen, a plurality of detectors, and a control unit. The control unit is configured to detect a position of a stylus using the touch screen in an active touch input mode wherein the touch screen detects first signals from the stylus, determine a signal to noise ratio (snr) of the active touch input mode, switch to detection of the position of the stylus using the detectors in an active non-touch input mode wherein the detectors detect second signals from the stylus when the snr of the active touch input mode is below first a threshold, determine a snr of the active non-touch input mode, and switch back to detection of the position of the stylus using the active touch input mode when the snr of the active non-touch input mode is lower than a second threshold..

Voice and touch user interface

Various examples are directed to an electronic device capable of touch input through a touch-sensitive surface and/or voice input through a microphone. In some examples, the electronic device may be used in an automobile.

Touch sensitive cognitive and behavioral testing and evaluation

Portable operatively simple touch screen apparatus uses testing methods and systems that are free of age and language constraints include special signal processing techniques that provide a temporal resolution highly sensitive for probing cognitive function. The embodiments include or make use of one or more modules implemented at least partially in a set of instructions in software and configured to measure user reaction times to visual stimulus on a touch screen device having a capacitive sensor touch-sensitive surface and a detector of audio waves resulting from touch on the touch-sensitive surface.

System and rapid healthcare access

A test is administered using a device responsive to touch for measuring the saccadic eye movement of an individual that has suffered some sort of trauma (impact or shaking) to the head, and comparing this measurement (post-trauma measurement or post-trauma cq score) with a previous measurement taken prior to the impact (baseline measurement or baseline cq score). The comparison yields a value test performance value resulting in a conclusion that the individual may be suffering from a concussion or that the individual is not in a concussive state.

System and screening traumatic head injury

A test is administered using a device responsive to touch for measuring the saccadic eye movement of an individual that has suffered some sort of trauma (impact or shaking) to the head, and comparing this measurement (post-trauma measurement or post-trauma cq score) with a previous measurement taken prior to the impact (baseline measurement or baseline cq score). The comparison yields a value test performance value resulting in a conclusion that the individual may be suffering from a concussion or that the individual is not in a concussive state.

Portable electronic device housing structures

Portable electronic devices are provided. Each device may be formed from two parts.
Apple Inc.

Protective cover for electronic device

A protective cover for an electronic devices includes a protective shell base having an inner surface, an outer surface, and side members. The protective cover also includes a cushioning member configured for cushioning the electronic device when the electronic device is disposed in the protective shell base.
Otter Products, Llc

Method and portable electronic device having a double screen

The invention relates to a method and to a portable electronic device having a double screen comprising the following steps: displaying an electronic file on a portable electronic device which includes a touch screen and an e-ink screen; differentiating between the text content and the multimedia content in said electronic file; displaying the text content on an e-ink screen of the portable electronic device; and displaying the multimedia content of the file on a touch screen of the portable electronic device.. .
TecnologÍa Sostenible Y Responsable Sl

Apparatus and software program for documenting cardiac life support procedures during a code blue event

An apparatus for documenting advanced cardiac life support (acls) procedures during a code blue event is disclosed. The apparatus includes a touch screen display, a processor, and electronic memory storage including instructions executable by the processor.

Information processing apparatus, program, and operation control method

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

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.

Light-based touch screen

A touch screen arrangement (1) fitted to a mobile telephone apparatus (t) and built-on or resting on a substrate (2). The touch screen includes a display unit (3) and a number of light pulse emitting units (4l) and a number of light pulse receiving units (5p), said units being edge-related to said display unit (3).
Neonode Inc.

Infrared touch screen device

Provided is an infrared touch screen device including the transmission unit which contains the rectangular bezel which is constituted so that the touch screen panel is to be installed, and the multiple numbers of light transmitting elements which are installed in the lengthwise direction of corresponding bezel to one horizontal bezel and one vertical bezel respectively among the bezels and transmitting the infrared rays forward, and the reception unit which is further configured to have the multiple numbers of light receiving elements which are installed at two bezels among the bezels so that the infrared rays transmitted from the transmission unit is to be received and contain the band pass filter which makes only the infrared rays of specific wavelength band among the infrared rays transmitted from the transmission unit to be received by the multiple numbers of light receiving elements.. .

Display with integrated touch screen and fingerprint sensor

A display is integrated with a touch screen and a fingerprint sensor having a plurality of substantially parallel drive lines configured to transmit a signal into a surface of a proximally located object and a plurality of substantially parallel pickup lines oriented proximate the drive lines and electrically separated from the pickup lines to form intrinsic electrode pairs that are impedance sensitive at each of the drive and pickup proximal locations. The display may comprise an oled display with an oled injector layer and an oled emissive layer disposed between the drive lines and pickup lines..
Idex Asa

Touch screen device, input device, and control method thereof and method thereof

A touch screen device, an input device, and a control method thereof are provided. The touch screen device includes a channel electrode configured to receive a signal from an input device, a driver circuit configured to apply a drive signal to the channel electrode, a receiver circuit configured to receive the signal from the channel electrode, and a processor configured to control the driver to transmit an input device identification information to the input device such that, when a signal transmitted from the input device is received through the receiver circuit, based on a frequency of the received signal or a pattern of the received signal, the processor determines if the received signal is associated with the input device identification information transmitted to the input device.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Touch screen controller for determining relationship between a user's hand and a housing of an electronic device

An electronic device described herein includes a touch screen for a touch sensitive display carried by a portable housing. The electronic device is configured to operate in a high.
Stmicroelectronics (beijing) R&d Co. Ltd

Touch module, driving method thereof and display device

A touch substrate includes a first transparent electrode layer, a transparent flexible dielectric layer and a second transparent electrode layer. The first transparent electrode layer comprises first touch detection electrodes arranged in an array and insulated from each other.
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch screen and manufacturing method therefor

The present application relates to a touch screen and a method of manufacturing the same. A touch screen according to an exemplary embodiment of the present application includes: a driving electrode unit including a driving electrode pattern (tx pattern) provided on a first substrate; and a sensing electrode unit including a sensing electrode pattern (rx pattern) provided on a second substrate, in which the driving electrode pattern and the sensing electrode pattern include a conductive metal line, and a pitch of the driving electrode pattern is smaller than a pitch of the sensing electrode pattern..
Lg Chem, Ltd

Organic light-emitting display device with integrated pressure sensor, and organic light-emitting display device with integrated touch screen

An organic light-emitting display (oled) device with an integrated pressure sensor is provided. The oled device includes a substrate, an organic light-emitting element, and a back-plate.
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Display table

A system for presenting an electronic device on a display table is disclosed. The system includes a table, a processor, an electronic device, and a cable.
Apple Inc.

Capacitive touch screen and single layer wiring electrode array

Disclosed are a capacitive touch screen and a single layer wiring electrode array. The single layer wiring electrode array includes capacitive regions and wiring regions located on one plane.
Silead Inc.

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

The present disclosure relates to deformable membranes and force-sensing capacitor elements useful, for example, in electronic devices that include, for example 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 a plurality of second structures interposed between the second and third layers.
3m Innovative Properties Company

Control method, apparatus and system

The present application provides a control method, apparatus and system. A method comprises: detecting a signal in a circuit; in response to detection of a loopback signal in the circuit, determining that a loop is formed by at least one part of a capacitive touch screen, a device and a user; and in response to formation of the loop, disabling or enabling a function corresponding to the at least one part of the capacitive touch screen.
Beijing Zhigu Rui Tuo Tech Co., Ltd

Touch screen and manufacturing method thereof, display device

A touch screen and a manufacturing method thereof and a display device are provided. The touch screen includes a base substrate, electroluminescence pixel units disposed on the base substrate and arranged in array, touch electrodes disposed on the electroluminescence pixel units and arranged in array, the electroluminescent pixel units and the touch electrodes are insulated from each other..
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch screen and fabricating method thereof, and touch display device

The embodiments of the present disclosure provide a touch screen and a fabricating method thereof, and a touch display device. The touch screen includes a touch sensor, a polymer film provided on the touch sensor, a λ/4 wave plate provided on the polymer film, and configured to cause a phase delay of light incident therein, so as to change a polarization state of the light, and a polarization film provided on the λ/4 wave plate, and configured to polarize light incident therein to generate polarized light..
Boe (hebei) Mobile Display Technology Co., Ltd.

Electronic device and tactile simulation and interaction

A method to communicate the effects of physical touches made to a touch screen includes acquiring touch information from a touch screen of a first device which is touched and controlling a touch screen of a second device to simulate effects of the touch applied to first device. The method utilizes piezoelectric elements, pressure sensors, temperature sensors, and temperature adjusting devices installed in the touch screens of both devices.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Touch control electrode structure, touch screen and display apparatus

A touch electrode structure, a touch panel and a display device are provided. The touch electrode structure includes at least one touch electrode group.
Chengdu Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Sonic label welding unit and manufacturing a multi-layered care label

A sonic label welding device for welding multiple labels together using ultrasonic welding is disclosed. The sonic label welding device comprises a digital controls main menu screen which includes touch screen buttons that are utilized to go to specific screens to program the device to perform in a certain manner.
Avery Dennison Retail Information Services, Llc

Patterned substrates with darkened conductor traces

The present disclosure provides an article having a substrate having a first nanostructured surface and an opposing second surface; and a conductor micropattern disposed on the first surface of the substrate, the conductor micropattern formed by a plurality of traces. The micropattern may have an open area fraction greater than 80%.

Electronic device including antenna

Disclosed is an electronic device including a housing having a first surface, a second surface and a side surface, a touch screen display including a conductive plane substantially parallel with the first surface, a printed circuit board positioned between the touch screen display and the second surface substantially parallel with the conductive plane; a wireless communication circuit, and a side member forming at least a portion of the side surface, which includes a first elongated part surrounding at least a portion of the conductive plane and formed of a non-conductive material, and a second elongated part surrounding at least a portion of the printed circuit board, but no portion of the conductive plane, and extending in parallel with the first elongated part. The second elongated part is formed of a conductive material, and is electrically coupled to the wireless communication circuit..

Multi-player games based on identification cards

A system and a process are provided for a game based on six or more players using scannable identification (id) cards to compete in a game with all the users physically co-located. The games utilize scannable identification cards uniquely assigned to individual users in a game.

Image-related methods and arrangements

A user captures an image of a retail product with a smartphone. Product recommendations associated with the retail product are provided to the smartphone.

Electronic device and control the electronic device

An electronic device provided in a vehicle and including a touch screen; a first camera configured to capture an image of a driver of the vehicle; and a controller configured to restrict a touch input function with respect to the touch screen in response to an eyeline of the driver included in the image being out of a preset driving range for more than a predetermined time.. .

An in-cell touch screen and a display device

The present invention provides an in-cell touch screen and a display device, which belongs to the field of touch display technology. The fic capacitive touch screen comprises an array substrate and touch electrodes disposed above or below the array substrate, the touch electrodes comprising a plurality of first capacitive electrodes and a plurality of second capacitive electrodes, wherein the first capacitive electrode comprises a plurality of electrically connected capacitive electrode blocks correspondingly located in areas where at least a portion of sub-pixel units of the array substrate are located.

System and providing tactile feedback for users of virtual reality content viewers

A gaming system and method for integrating tactile feedback into a virtual reality environment as viewed by a virtual reality viewer is disclosed. A physical object, which may be a physical button panel, such as a button panel printed on paper, dice, playing cards, coins or chips, a floor or any other tangible object, has a view thereof incorporated into the virtual reality environment.

Elevator operating panel comprising touch screen

There is provided cancelling elevator calls via a touch screen. An elevator operating panel comprises a touch screen for displaying destination floor information and receiving input from a user.

A toy construction system and a a spatial structure to be detected by an electronic device comprising a touch screen

A toy construction system comprising toy construction elements comprising coupling members (20) for detachably interconnecting the toy construction elements to create spatial structures (40), the toy construction system comprises at least a first type of toy construction elements (10), the first type of toy construction elements can be coupled to each other, wherein that the first type of toy construction elements is configured to be detected by a touch screen (60), and when toy construction elements are coupled to each other so as to form a spatial structure, the toy construction elements of the first type define a touch point pattern recognizable by the touch screen.. .

Actuating mechanism and waterproof case comprising the same

The actuating mechanism provided by the present invention is used for actuating a capacitive touch screen of the digital products installed in a waterproof case, comprising an actuating assembly provided on the waterproof case; a probe connected to one end of the actuating assembly; a conductive connecting device provided on the waterproof case, and the probe is brought into contact with the conductive connecting device by the actuating assembly; and a trigger assembly provided on the capacitive touch screen and brought into contact with the touch screen, wherein the trigger assembly is connected with the conductive connecting device and is moved up and down by the actuating assembly, so that the probe and the conductive connecting device are brought into contact to complete the charge conduction. The actuating mechanism of the present invention can improve the drawbacks of the prior art, operating on any area of the touch screen at any position of the waterproof case, thereby operating the digital products.
Asia Optical Industries (hk) Limited

Modifying key size on a touch screen based on fingertip location

An approach for modifying a size of a key on a keyboard displayed on a touch screen is presented. Based on a fingertip of the user being aligned with the key at a first proximity, which enlarges the key, one or more keys originally on a periphery of the keyboard are moved, and in response, the one or more keys are removed from view on the touch screen.
International Business Machines Corporation

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 and smart terminal

The present invention discloses a touch screen and a smart terminal. The touch screen comprises m scan blocks, and the scan block comprises a goa stage transfer circuit, n scan lines and at least one tp scan module, and the goa stage transfer circuit is employed for inputting a stv signal and a ck signal, and the goa stage transfer circuit comprises n goa units which are cascade connected, and an ith goa unit in the goa stage transfer circuit is employed to charge an ith scan line, and an nth scan line is coupled to the at least one tp scan module; as scanning, the goa stage transfer circuit in a jth scan block starts scanning under function of a jth stv signal..
Wuhan China Star Optoelectronics Technology Co. Ltd.

Mobile terminal and control displaying images from a camera on a touch screen of the moble terminal

A mobile terminal capable of sensing a touch input, and a control method thereof are provided. The mobile terminal includes: a camera unit configured to receive an image in a camera mode; a display unit configured to sense a touch input; a control unit configured to designate a region on the basis of a touch input sensed by the display unit, execute the camera mode when a region is designated, control the camera unit to capture the received image, and display the captured image in the designated region..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Interface device with a touch screen and a control button

The aspects disclosed herein are directed to an interface device having a touch screen with a two-dimensional array of elementary capacitive detectors formed by a network of electrodes in the form of intersecting bands or by electrodes connected to control or connection lines, being connected to a respective controller. The interface device also includes at least one button with manual activation, and situated on the visible functional surface of the touch screen, and allows viewing through at least one button on the display surface..

Touch screen and display device having the same

A touch screen including a substrate that includes an active area and a non-active area adjacent to the active area, the active area including at least one fingerprint recognition area; touch sensing electrodes including first sensing electrodes arranged in the active area, and at least one second sensing electrode arranged in the fingerprint recognition area, the second sensing electrode configured for sensing a touch and recognizing a fingerprint; and a pad portion provided with a plurality of pads which are electrically connected to respective sensing electrodes, wherein the at least one second sensing electrode includes: a plurality of sub electrodes extending in a direction inclined with respect to an edge portion of the active area; and a plurality of fingerprint recognition lines connecting the sub electrodes to the pad portion, and the fingerprint recognition lines arranged in a same fingerprint recognition area extend in a same direction.. .
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Mobile terminal and controlling haptic feedback

Methods and an electronic device for providing visual and haptic feedback are provided. At least one first touch made to an object displayed on a touch screen is detected.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Watch

Disclosed is a watch which includes: a rear cover; a dial fixedly connected with the rear cover, the dial and the rear cover defining a first cavity; a transparent touch screen located on a side of the dial facing away from the rear cover and fixedly connected with the dial, the transparent touch screen and the dial defining a second cavity; at least one pointer located in the second cavity and being rotatable relative to the dial; and a driving system located in the first cavity and configured to drive the at least one pointer to rotate and the transparent touch screen to operate. The watch has not only a classical appearance of a conventional watch but also smart functionality..
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.

Screen protector for a mobile electronic device with a touch screen

A screen protector (5) for a mobile electronic device with a touch screen. The screen protector comprises a flat laminated film comprising a layer (2) of polyethylene terephthalate (pet) bonded to one face of a layer (3) of thermoplastic urethane (tpu) and a layer (4) of adhesive on the opposite side of the tpu layer.
Tech 21 Licensing Limited

System and method to accelerate accessing content

A native application executing on a user's device can receive a selection of one or more content items. The one or more content items can be selected via a cursor positioning device or via a gesture on a touch screen.
International Business Machines Corporation

Letter input method using touchscreen

A letter input method using a touch screen allows an input action of a user to be recognized using basic slip actions in four directions perpendicular to each other and consecutive slip actions expansively consecutive therefrom, and a consecutive slip action is configured as a combination of actions slipping in a direction not overlapping with a former slip direction. Thus, each slip action may be clearly distinguished to fundamentally solve problems such as erroneous input, duplicated recognition caused by gestures (slips) performed at a border line, erroneous recognition or the like, thereby greatly improving the efficiency in inputting letters and also realizing an action recognition algorithm more conveniently and easily..

Mobile terminal and controlling the same

A mobile terminal including a wireless communication processor configured to provide wireless communication; a touch screen; and a controller configured to display a first content containing an input field region on the touch screen, display a virtual keypad on the first content for inputting information into the input field, in response to a first touch input applied to the virtual keypad exceeding a reference pressure, increase a transparency of the displayed virtual keypad so as to display a screen layered below the virtual keypad, and in response to a second touch input applied to the screen, limit an input of a control command to a key of the virtual keypad and control the displayed screen based on the second touch input.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Method for preventing false touches on terminal and terminal

Provided is a method for preventing false touches on a terminal and a terminal. The method includes: a touch operation on a touch screen of a terminal is detected and a touch parameter of the touch operation is obtained.
Guangdong Oppo Mobile Telecommunications Corp., Ltd.

Systems and methods for reducing jitter using a touch screen

Systems and methods are described herein for reducing jitter of touch screen inputs. In some embodiments, a media guidance application may receive touch screen inputs for controlling media playback, such as a swipe gesture.
Rovi Guides, Inc.

Systems and methods for controlling playback of a media asset using a touch screen

Systems and methods are described herein for controlling playback of a media asset using a touch screen. In some embodiments, a media guidance application may control media playback based on touch screen input positions that are stored before the user removes his finger from the touch screen.
Rovi Guides, Inc.

Method and system hybrid stylus

Embodiments of the present invention are directed to systems for improved touch screen user-input devices that combine the benefits of active and passive touch screen implementations. According to one or more embodiments of the present invention, a system is provided that includes a user input touch device (such as a stylus) that can be equipped with one or more tips of various sizes and shapes, and a touch screen input surface that is configured to detect each of the various tips.
Nvidia Corporation

Touch screen panel, electronic notebook, and mobile terminal

A touch screen panel may include a liquid crystal, a first transparent electrode and a second transparent electrode provided at both sides of the liquid crystal, and a controller configured to transfer image data to the first transparent electrode and the second transparent electrode in a first mode and sense a touch of a user on at least one of the first transparent electrode and the second transparent electrode in a second mode.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Touch sensor and touch screen panel including the same

A touch sensor includes a substrate having at least one bending portion; and a sensing pattern on the substrate, the sensing pattern including a first pattern and a second pattern, the first pattern being arranged along a first direction parallel to a surface of the substrate, the second pattern being arranged along a second direction, the second direction being parallel to the surface of the substrate and crossing the first direction. The second pattern includes unit patterns isolated from each other, and a bridge electrode electrically connecting neighboring unit patterns of the unit patterns.
Dongwoo Fine-chem Co., Ltd.

Active stylus pen and touch sensing system including the same

An active stylus pen is insensitive to external noise and has enhanced sensing performance with respect to an uplink signal input from a touch screen. The active stylus pen includes a housing connected to a ground, a conductive tip protruding outwardly from one side of the housing and brought into contact with a touch screen, a conductor layer surrounding an outer surface of the housing with an insulator interposed therebetween, a pen driving circuit connected to the conductor layer, and a switch connecting the conductor layer and the pen driving circuit.
Lg Display Co., Ltd.

Deadbolt touch panel for keyless entry

A touch screen electronic deadbolt includes a planar, exterior touch panel with a touch overlay for receiving tactile input for entry of an access code to engage and disengage a deadbolt. The touch panel is contained within a housing cavity of a rectilinear housing.
Spectrum Brands, Inc.

User interface vehicle, and vehicle

A user interface apparatus for a vehicle including a touch screen; a gesture input unit configured to detect a gesture of a user; and a processor configured to in response to the gesture detected by the gesture input unit being applied from a driver seat of the vehicle, display a preset first screen on the touch screen corresponding to driver operations of the vehicle, and in response to the gesture detected by the gesture input unit being applied from a front passenger seat of the vehicle, display a preset third screen on the touch screen corresponding to passenger operations of the vehicle excluding vehicle driving operations.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Portable multifunction device, method, and graphical user interface for conference calling

In some embodiments, a portable multifunction device with a touch screen display performs a method that includes: displaying a phone call user interface on the touch screen display, wherein the phone call user interface includes: a first informational item associated with an active phone call between a user of the device and a first party, a second informational item associated with a suspended phone call between the user and a second party, and a merge call icon; upon detecting a user selection of the merge call icon, merging the active phone call and the suspended phone call into a conference call between the user, the first party, and the second party, and replacing the phone call user interface with a conference call user interface. The conference call user interface includes: a third informational item associated with the conference call, and a conference call management icon..
Apple Inc.

Systems and methods of uniform remote sizing and selling of articles such as footwear and other apparel

A computer-based system and method of universal sizing and selling of apparel is provided. A central computer has a database of universal size indicators for articles of apparel, each corresponding to a range of physical measurements.
Future Shoe Inc.

Control for terminal

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a control method and device for a terminal. The control method for the terminal provided by the embodiments of the present disclosure comprises: acquiring operation information of a user at an edge touch area of the terminal in a screen locking state; and controlling the terminal to execute unlocking operation according to the operation information of the user at the edge touch area of the terminal.
Lemobile Information Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Mobile terminal and controlling same

A mobile terminal is capable of automatically editing icons corresponding to a plurality of applications included in a home screen page. The mobile terminal includes: a touch screen configured to output a home screen page including icons corresponding to applications; and a controller configured to generate a folder including at least part of the applications by using attribute information of the applications, when an edition request with respect to the icons included in the home screen page is received, wherein an image of the generated folder, rather than the icons corresponding to the applications included in the generated folder, is output to the home screen page..
Lg Electronics Inc.

Control terminal and terminal

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide a control method and device for a terminal. The control method for the terminal provided by the embodiments of the present disclosure comprises: acquiring operation information of a user at an edge touch area of the terminal in a screen locking state; and controlling the terminal to execute unlocking operation according to the operation information of the user at the edge touch area of the terminal.
Lemobile Information Technology (beijing) Co., Ltd.

Touch screen and driving method thereof, and display apparatus

The present invention provides a touch screen, a driving method thereof, and a display apparatus. The touch screen includes a liquid crystal cell formed by assembling an array substrate and a color filter substrate and a fixed electrode provided at a side of the array substrate distal to the color filter substrate, and further includes a common electrode provided on the array substrate and a shielding electrode provided at a side of the common electrode distal to the fixed electrode, the common electrode serves as a first drive electrode in force touch, a position of the fixed electrode corresponds to that of the common electrode, and the fixed electrode is configured to assist the first drive electrode to detect a touch force in force touch..
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch sensor for touch screen panel and manufacturing method therefor

The present invention relates to a touch sensor for a touch screen panel, a method for manufacturing the touch sensor, and a touch screen panel including the touch sensor. The method includes: forming an electrode layer on a transparent substrate; forming a nanofiber layer on the electrode layer through electrospinning; and forming a porous electrode layer by etching the electrode layer using the nanofiber layer as an etching mask.
Amosense Co., Ltd.

Touch screen and driving the same, display apparatus

A touch screen comprises a fixed electrode disposed on a side of an array substrate away from a color filter substrate, the array substrate comprises a base substrate, a plurality of sensing lines and a plurality of common electrodes arranged in a matrix, orthographic projections of the sensing lines and the fixed electrode on the base substrate overlap with orthographic projections of the common electrodes on the base substrate, an extending direction of the sensing line is parallel to a column direction of arrangement of the common electrodes; a portion of the common electrodes function as first driving electrodes during a pressure sensing touch control, the sensing lines corresponding to the rest common electrodes function as sensing electrodes during the pressure sensing touch control; the fixed electrode assists the first driving electrodes and the sensing electrodes to detect a touch pressure during the pressure sensing touch control.. .
Beijing Boe Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Display apparatus integrated with a touch screen panel

A display device integrated with a touch screen panel including a first substrate, a first guard ring pattern, an insulating layer, and a second guard ring pattern. The first substrate includes a touch region.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.

Capacitive touch screen and manufacturing the same and touch control device

The present disclosure provides a capacitive touch screen and a method of manufacturing the same and a touch control device. The capacitive touch screen includes a base substrate, transparent electrodes on the base substrate and a transparent insulating layer on the transparent electrodes.
Hefei Xinsheng Optoelectronics Technology Co., Ltd.

Touch screen

[object] in a touch screen in which an electrode portion is formed on a base film, a pattern of the electrode portion is made less visible. [solution] a touch screen 1 includes a first base film 11, a first transparent electrode 15, a second base film 13, a second transparent electrode 17, and a second intermediate base film 21.
Nissha Printing Co., Ltd.

Touch screen panel and fabricating method thereof

A method of making a touch screen panel includes providing a substrate assembly and a multi-layered film. The substrate assembly includes a substrate, and first and second sensing electrodes formed over the substrate.
Samsung Display Co., Ltd.



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