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 Wearable sound equipment patent thumbnailnew patent Wearable sound equipment
A wearable sound equipment includes a main body, an earbud outputting sound, a board loaded in the main body and including a ground, a cable having one end connected to the main body and the other end connected to the earbud, and including an audio line and a ground line, an audio chipset connected to the audio line and transmitting a sound signal to an audio output unit of the earbud, an antenna radiator loaded in the main body, a feeder connecting the board and one end of the antenna radiator with each other and supplying electric power to the antenna radiator; and a ground connection connecting one end of the ground line with the ground of the board, wherein the ground connection is arranged near the feeder.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Vibrotactile music perception wearable patent thumbnailnew patent Vibrotactile music perception wearable
A wearable includes an article of clothing, an intelligent control and a plurality of sets of vibration motors operatively connected to the intelligent control and positioned on the article of clothing to provide tactile feedback wherein each of the sets of vibration motors is associated with a different frequency range of audio which may be communicated to the wearable via bluetooth or otherwise.. .

 Supplemental audio content for group communications patent thumbnailnew patent Supplemental audio content for group communications
Systems, methods, software and apparatus enable providing supplemental audio content to members of a communication group via a group communication service that manages the multiple member user nodes' transmission and receipt of communications between and among the member user nodes. A request for audio content (e.g., from the communication group or a member user node) causes the group communication service to launch a bot node member to locate and deliver the requested audio content.
Orion Labs


 Method for providing interface using mobile device and wearable device patent thumbnailnew patent Method for providing interface using mobile device and wearable device
Disclosed are a mobile device for editing an image for a wearable device and a method for controlling the mobile device. The mobile device according to the present specification can provide an interface for editing an image when a wearable device is proximally located.
Lg Electronics Inc.


 Notification system, wearable device, information processing apparatus, control method thereof, and computer-readable storage medium patent thumbnailnew patent Notification system, wearable device, information processing apparatus, control method thereof, and computer-readable storage medium
A notification system includes: a wearable device; an information processing apparatus connectable to the wearable device; and an imaging apparatus connectable to the information processing apparatus. The information processing apparatus includes a first connection unit configured to connect to the wearable device, a second connection unit configured to connect to the imaging apparatus, an acquisition unit configured to acquire position information on a current position, and a transmitting unit configured to transmit a notification request to notify a subject associated with the acquired position information to the wearable device when the information processing apparatus is connected to the imaging apparatus.
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha


 Close range monitoring patent thumbnailnew patent Close range monitoring
A wearable device may connect to a wearable device over a short-range wireless connection. The user device may receive sensor data from the wearable device, where the wearable device has sensors.
International Business Machines Corporation


 Wearable device and method therefor patent thumbnailnew patent Wearable device and method therefor
A wearable device and method therefor. The wearable device comprises a processing unit, a storage unit, a positioning unit, a sensing unit, a communication unit, a power supply unit, a vibrator, a camera, a microphone, a loudspeaker and an emergency press key.

 Method and system for motion analysis and fall prevention patent thumbnailnew patent Method and system for motion analysis and fall prevention
A system and method of motion analysis, fall detection, and fall prediction using machine learning and classifiers. A wearable motion sensor for collecting and transmitting motion data for use in a fall prediction model using features and parameters to classify the motion data and notify when a fall is emergent.

 Portable wireless remote monitoring and control system patent thumbnailnew patent Portable wireless remote monitoring and control system
A user-programmable portable wireless remote monitoring system includes a base unit, a series of sensor units and a remote control device. The base unit is connected to the internet, and receives wireless alerts from sensor arrays deployed in the sensor units.

 Method to adjust avatar attributes using fitness metrics patent thumbnailnew patent Method to adjust avatar attributes using fitness metrics
A method is disclosed including receiving from a user a request to associate an avatar in a computer-implemented virtual world with a wearable device, creating an association between the avatar and the wearable device in response to the request, and receiving from the wearable device activity metric data for the user generated by a sensor of the wearable device. The activity metric data is generated by the wearable device in response to the wearable device sensing the user performing an activity.
International Business Machines Corporation


new patent

System and method

According to one embodiment, a system includes a wearable device on a head of a user and including a display in a line of vision of the user, a first detector configured to detect a movement of the user, a second detector configured to detect a state of an apparatus operated by the user, and a server connected to the wearable device, the first detector and the second detector. The server is configured to display information about work contents of the user on the display based on a detection result of the first detector and a detection result of the second detector..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

new patent

System and method

According to one embodiment, a system includes a wearable device on a head of a user and including a display in a line of vision of the user, a first detector configured to detect a movement of the user, a second detector configured to detect a state of an apparatus operated by the user, and a server connected to the wearable device, the first detector and the second detector. The server is configured to display information about work contents of the user on the display based on a detection result of the first detector and a detection result of the second detector..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

new patent

System and method

According to one embodiment, a system includes a wearable device on a head of a user and including a display in a line of vision of the user, a first detector configured to detect a movement of the user, a second detector configured to detect a state of an apparatus operated by the user, and a server connected to the wearable device, the first detector and the second detector. The server is configured to display information about work contents of the user on the display based on a detection result of the first detector and a detection result of the second detector..
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba

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Distributing information using role-specific augmented reality devices

A role-based information distribution system, in some embodiments, comprises a display to provide an image containing multiple dynamic icons. It further comprises a wearable device camera to capture the image, and processing logic, coupled to the camera, to interpret the multiple dynamic icons and to provide information pertaining to a selected one or more of the multiple dynamic icons to a user via the wearable device.
Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.

new patent

Wearable metrological apparatus

An apparatus for measuring dimension and weight is provided. In one implementation, the apparatus comprises a dimensioner, a force sensing device, and a portable control module.
Hand Held Products, Inc.

new patent

Transmission/reception sensor system, multi-function card, and wearable device

Provided are a multi-function card that has a non-contact ic card function, a magnetic stripe card function, and a function of generating a magnetic card signal and an nfc signal, a bluetooth function capable of transmitting a signal to devices such as smartphones, includes a metallic frame, and is robust against bending or breakage, a transmission/reception sensor system used for the multi-function card or the like, and a wearable device, and the transmission/reception sensor system includes a magnetic sensor 10 including a coil 2 wound around a magnetic sensor core 1, an nfc coil 12 formed in a planar shape, and a metallic frame 13a of a loop shape which is installed along the nfc coil 12 and includes one or more cut portions.. .
Iiga Co., Ltd.

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Wearable kit with smart patch

A system and method for controlling medication-dispensing patches by a wearable device is provided. The method comprises receiving a transmission at a wearable device, wherein the transmission identifies a medication-dispensing patch; transmitting information corresponding to the identified medication-dispensing patch to an external computing device; receiving information at the wearable device from the external computing device, wherein the received information corresponds to a dosage of a medication that should be dispensed by the medication-dispensing patch; and transmitting information from the wearable device, wherein the transmission is configured for controlling a medication dosage that is dispensed by the medication-dispensing patch..
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

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System and providing connecting relationships between wearable devices

A computer-implemented method or system is provided for providing connecting relationships between wearable devices. The method includes measuring a first health parameter of a user via one or more sensors of a first wearable device; measuring a second health parameter of the user via one or more sensors of a second wearable device; determining an alert action based on a combination of the measurements of first health parameter and the second health parameter; and generating a notification to the user based on the alert action..
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

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System and fleet driver biometric tracking

A method for employee biometric tracking is provided. The method comprises providing to a user a plurality of wearable devices capable of being connected to the user, establishing a wireless connection between the plurality of wearable devices and a mobile device, collecting by the plurality of wearable devices a plurality of biometric data from the user, receiving by an application stored on the mobile device the plurality of biometric data, inputting into a predictive engine biometric data selected from the plurality of biometric data, determining by the predictive engine in response to the biometric data whether the user is at, or soon will be at, an alert level, creating an alert signal, and displaying the alert signal to the user..
Blyncsync Technologies, Llc

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Apparatus and designing patterns for wearable items

Described is an apparatus for designing a pattern for a wearable item, comprising: (a.) position detector adapted to detect a position of at least a portion of a body of a user; and (b.) data processor adapted to compute at least one intersection of at least one virtual object and the portion of the body of the user, and pattern data representative of a pattern for the wearable item based on the intersection. In addition, described is a method for designing a pattern for a wearable item..
Adidas Ag

new patent

Wearable device assembly having athletic functionality

A wearable device assembly has a housing supporting a controller and a display. The display may comprise one or more light guides, where each guide is operatively coupled to an led.
Nike, Inc.

new patent

Wearable device with air quality sensor

A wearable device with an air quality sensor, the wearable device, comprising a housing enclosing an electronic board, a display arrangement, a battery, the housing lodging a cavity with an internal area, the cavity containing an air quality sensor in the internal area, the cavity being delimited by a cavity wall and by a membrane, the membrane having an inner wall oriented toward the cavity internal area and an outer wall opposed to the inner wall, the internal area of the cavity being in fluid communication with the ambient air through the membrane, the membrane being permeable to air and substantially not permeable to water.. .
Withings

new patent

Method of attaching an auxiliary lens to a mobile telephone

Some embodiments disclosed herein relate to a lens component having one or more lenses attached to a retainer portion configured to removably attach to communication devices such as mobile phones, tablet computers, media players, and the like. The retainer portion may be configured so as not to interfere with a user's view of a display panel of the communication device.
Olloclip Llc

new patent

Wearable device for tracking real-time ambient health conditions and destination selection based on tracked real-time ambient health conditions

A system for providing destination guidance based on tracked real-time ambient health conditions includes one or more location tracking devices carried by one or more participants. The one or more location tracking devices track the locations of the one or more participants and providing the tracked locations to a central server when it is determined that the one or more participants are infected by a communicable ailment.
International Business Machines Corporation

new patent

Wearable technology for enhancing kinesthetic performance

The present application provides a wearable technology for enhancing kinesthetic performance. In some variants, a method and system thereof comprises circuitry detecting and responding to a signal of initialization from a human who is wearing a haptic garment by energizing haptic actuators adjacent separate respective body parts..
Electricfoxy, Llc

new patent

System and monitoring safety and productivity of physical tasks

A method for monitoring workplace safety and evaluating risks during lifting activities is provided, the method comprising receiving signals from wearable first and second devices, identifying portions of the signals corresponding to lifting activities, excerpting the portions of the signals corresponding to lifting activities, and calculating risk metrics based on measurements extracted from the excerpted portions of the signals, the risk metric indicative of high risk lifting activities.. .
One Million Metrics Corp.

new patent

Measuring of a physiological parameter using a wearable sensor

An apparatus comprises a sensor for measuring a physiological parameter of a subject, wherein the physiological parameter sensor is adapted to be worn by the subject; an actuator comprising an electro-active polymer material, eap, portion for adjusting the position of the physiological parameter sensor relative to the subject; a feedback sensor for measuring movement of the physiological parameter sensor and/or the subject; a controller configured to process the measurements of the feedback sensor and to adjust the position of the actuator based on information from the feedback sensor.. .
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

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Wearable device for monitoring bodily fluids

A wearable monitoring system includes a first flexible substrate encapsulating a current ramping system to provide a current to an electrode in direct contact with a predetermined location of skin of a user to promote bodily fluid secretion, and a second flexible substrate placed over the predetermined location, the second flexible substrate having an integrated electrochemical sensor to determine bodily fluid concentration levels secreted through the skin.. .
International Business Machines Corporation

new patent

Biological information display system, portable terminal apparatus, wearable apparatus, biological information display method, and biological information display program

A biological information display system includes a display unit, a pulse information detecting unit that obtains biological information of a user, a control unit that calculates a pulse rate of the user based on the biological information, and determines analysis information based on the calculated pulse rate, and causes the analysis information, and time information responding to the analysis information to be displayed in the display unit by being linked to each other, and an operation accepting unit that accepts input information including at least one of subjective information relating to the user and event information relating to the user by associating the input information with the time information, in which in a case where the operation accepting unit accepts the input information, the control unit causes the input information to be displayed in the display unit by being linked to the analysis information and the time information.. .
Seiko Epson Corporation

new patent

Method and system for continuous monitoring of cardiovascular health

The various embodiments of the present invention provide a system and method for a fully mobile, non-invasive, continuous system for monitoring the cardiovascular health of an individual. The system includes one or more wearable devices affixed on a user, coupled with an application running on a computing device smartphone/tablet, which is connected to a web server in a cloud, and performs various computations on the wearable device, or a smartphone/smartwatch, or the cloud, and provide the user or the concerned personnel with various insights about the general health of the user.
Fourth Frontier Technologies, Pvt. Ltd.

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Wearable ocular surface temperature monitor apparatus and a system using the same

A wearable ocular surface temperature monitor apparatus used to measure ocular surface temperatures can be mounted around on eye sockets or can be engaged with glasses. The apparatus comprises a frame and an ocular temperature monitor modular disposed on the frame.
Ubiquity Biomedical Corporation

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Mosquito-repelling wearables

Wearables are provided that prevent—or at least greatly reduce the risk of—mosquito bites by having repellent within the mesh tightly bonded into the actual fibers of the fabric, thereby providing built-in protection from mosquitoes, ticks and other potentially dangerous biting insects. These wearables may be both practical and fashion-forward in design so that humans will be less likely to object to wearing them.
Skl Apparel Llc

Wearable computer apparatus with same hand user authentication

Apparatuses, methods and storage medium associated with same hand user authentication are disclosed herein. In embodiments, an apparatus, wearable on a user's wrist, may include a user authentication module to authenticate and grant access to the user.
Intel Corporation

Wireless sound equipment

There is disclosed a wireless sound equipment including a body which is wearable on a user's body, a first hole formed in an upper portion of the body, a second hole formed in a lower portion of the body toward the user's body when the user wears the wireless sound equipment, a first speaker configured to output sound via the first hole, and a second speaker configured to output sound via the second hole.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

User-wearable type photographing device

The present invention relates to a user-wearable type photographing device, which enables, separately from visual observation of a police officer or private security guard who is on patrol to preventing crime, image data related to a crime, an accident sign, a momentary crime, and an accident scene at the time of patrolling to prevent crime to be naturally acquired in a process of the crime-prevention patrol so that the acquired image data can be used in a future process of the handling and settlement of crimes and accidents. The user-wearable type photographing device according to the present invention comprises: a wearable case which has a lens hole and a microphone hole formed therein and is to be worn by a user; a camera module embedded in the wearable case and having a lens exposed to the outside through the lens hole; a microphone embedded in the wearable case and recording a voice through the microphone hole; an input unit having a plurality of buttons exposed to the outside of the wearable case to allow inputting of a signal for an operation and control of a photographing device comprising the camera module and the microphone; a control unit for controlling a general operation of the photographing device comprising the camera module and the microphone, according to an input signal of the input unit; a storage unit for storing image data photographed through the camera module, voice data recorded through the microphone, and various other data; and a gps module for acquiring gps location information of the photographing device comprising the camera module and the microphone, and providing, as metadata, the acquired gps information to the image data acquired by the camera module..
Trinus Systems Inc.

Camera peripheral device for supplemental audio capture and remote control of camera

A peripheral device (e.g., a small wearable device) may operate in conjunction with a camera to enable in-the-moment capture and control. The peripheral device may receive voice commands and uses voice recognition to generate a control signal to control the camera, thereby enabling users to freely participate in their activities while seamlessly controlling the camera in a hands-free manner.
Gopro, Inc.

Methods, apparatuses and systems for providing user authentication

The methods, apparatuses and systems described herein provide a system for authenticating users, authorization or information during secure transactions. The system may include a transaction device requiring user authentication, a personal communication device, and a wearable authentication device that communicates with both of the other devices.
Ologn Technologies Ag

Protecting user identity by sharing a secret between personal iot devices

A wearable device provides protection for personal identity information by fragmenting a key needed to release the personal identity information among members of a body area network of wearable devices. A shared secret algorithm is used to allow unlocking the personal identity information with fragmental keys from less than all of the wearable devices in the body area network.
Mcafee, Inc.

Apparatus for charging wearable electronic device

An apparatus for charging a wearable electronic device includes a first power terminal and a second power terminal to which predetermined voltage values are applied, respectively and a first ground terminal and a second ground terminal. The first power terminal and the first ground terminal are arranged in a first direction with respect to a first axis.
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Wearable power supply and hand worn mobile device having the same

A wearable power supply includes a strap to be worn on a user's wrist, arm, waist, leg or head; a flexible secondary battery carried by the strap; and a connector slot disposed on the strap and electrically connected to the flexible secondary battery, wherein the flexible secondary battery is capable of supplying current to a mobile device via a connecting wire connected between the connector slot and the mobile device, and is recharged from an external power supply connected to the connector slot. When the wearable power supply takes the form of a wristband, it can be used as a carrier of a hand worn mobile device, such as a smart watch or a smart bracelet, to provide a longer operating range..

Methods of fabrication of flexible micro-thermoelectric generators

A cross-plane flexible micro-teg with hundreds of pairs of thermoelectric pillars formed via electroplating, microfabrication, and substrate transferring processes is provided herein. Typically, fabrication is conducted on a si substrate, which can be easily realized by commercial production line.
The Chinese University Of Hong Kong

Devices, methods, and systems for hands free facility status alerts

Devices, methods, and systems for hands free facility status alerts are described herein. One system includes a computing device for hands free building automation notifications, comprising a memory and a processor to execute executable instructions stored in the memory to: receive a notification of an event from a building automation system, modify the notification to include only pre-defined attributes of the notification that are displayable on a user interface of a wearable device, and transmit the modified notification to the wearable device..
Honeywell International Inc.

Wearable augmented reality devices with object detection and tracking

The technology disclosed can provide capabilities to view and/or interact with the real world to the user of a wearable (or portable) device using a sensor configured to capture motion and/or determining the path of an object based on imaging, acoustic or vibrational waves. Implementations can enable improved user experience, greater safety, greater functionality to users of virtual reality for machine control and/or machine communications applications using wearable (or portable) devices, e.g., head mounted devices (hmds), wearable goggles, watch computers, smartphones, and so forth, or mobile devices, e.g., autonomous and semi-autonomous robots, factory floor material handling systems, autonomous mass-transit vehicles, automobiles (human or machine driven), and so forth, equipped with suitable sensors and processors employing optical, audio or vibrational detection..
Leap Motion, Inc.

Device for recognizing facial expression and method thereof

Disclosed are a device for recognizing a facial expression and a method thereof. In accordance with an embodiment of the present invention, the device for recognizing a facial expression includes a storage unit for storing facial expression information; at least one light emitting part for emitting infrared rays (ir) to at least one object of a face of a user wearing the wearable headset device; at least one light receiving part for receiving infrared rays related to a correlation with the at least one object; an information collection unit for collecting intensity information from the received infrared rays; a transmission characteristic determination unit for determining transmission characteristic change in the received infrared rays based on the intensity information; a deformation of skin measurement unit for measuring deformation of skin for the at least one object based on the intensity information and the transmission characteristic change; and a facial expression recognition unit for recognizing a facial expression by comparing the deformation of skin with the facial expression information..
Industry-academic Cooperation Foundation, Yonsei University

Unlocking control system, method and wearable device using the same

An unlocking control method is applied in a wearable device and a lockable electronic device. The wearable device communicates with the electronic device and can be bound to it.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Methods, systems, and apparatuses for accurate measurement and real-time feedback of solar ultraviolet exposure

System and methods for accurate measurement and real-time feedback of solar ultraviolet exposure for management of ultraviolet dose. The systems can include a wearable device and a mobile device, the system performing accurate measurement of uv exposure..

Wearable lighting accessory

The present invention provides a novel lighting accessory, which has never been proposed before for increasing luminance when in one embodiment, a mobile electronic device is used in a low light environment for photography, videography or video conferencing. By disposing a lighting device in an accessory, when a user utilizes a common back camera on a mobile device to conduct video conferencing, the lighting device helps to illuminate the user's face and increase luminance.
Isquared Global, Llc

Systems, devices, and methods for wearable heads-up displays

Systems, devices, and methods for transparent displays that are well-suited for use in wearable heads-up displays are described. Such transparent displays include a light source that sequentially generates pixels or other discrete portions of an image.
Thalmic Labs Inc.

Systems, devices, and methods for wearable heads-up displays

Systems, devices, and methods for transparent displays that are well-suited for use in wearable heads-up displays are described. Such transparent displays include a light source that sequentially generates pixels or other discrete portions of an image.
Thalmic Labs Inc.

Wearable device for testing biological information of user and testing system having the same

A wearable device includes a testing portion, the testing portion includes receiving space, a bottom surface defining an opening, an opposite top surface, and a first side surface defining a slot. A white light source is received in the receiving space.
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

Machine learning travel management system with wearable device integration

A machine learning travel management system is operable to provide end-to-end travel solutions and bookings based on machine-learning-assisted choice and selection of travel destinations. Travel solutions may include travel destination choices, which in many instances is one of the most difficult decisions made by travelers.
Accenture Global Solutions Limited

Method and system for managing navigation and tracking of, for and by portable and wearable computing and communications devices

Embodiments of the present invention relate to route navigation and tracking systems, and methods thereof, and more particularly, to method and system for managing adaptive, dynamic, domain and platform-agnostic navigation and tracking of portable computing and communications devices, thereby facilitating generation of at least one of contextual, configurable notifications, and combinations thereof, for instance at least one of adaptively and dynamically configurable contextual notifications as well as alerts.. .

System and wearable smart device communications

A wearable smart device includes an outer casing wearable by a user and defining at least one cavity and having a neck portion, a first end portion designed to rest on a first shoulder of the user, and a second end portion designed to rest on a second shoulder of the user. The wearable smart device also includes a wireless communication port at least partially positioned within the cavity and designed to communicate with a remote device.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Multi-dose drug delivery device

A wearable drug delivery device that can deliver a liquid drug stored in a container to a patient is provided. The container can be a prefilled cartridge that can be loaded into the drug delivery device by the patient or that can be preloaded within the drug delivery device when provided to the patient.
Insulet Corporation

Single dose drug delivery device

A wearable drug delivery device that can deliver a liquid drug stored in a container to a patient is provided. The container can be a prefilled cartridge that can be loaded into the drug delivery device by the patient or that can be preloaded within the drug delivery device when provided to the patient.
Insulet Corporation

Mechanical injection pump and use

A mechanical injection pump wearable by a user to deliver a first fluid and a second fluid, including: a pump body having a first fluid chamber to hold the first fluid and a second fluid chamber to hold the second fluid; a common connector having a first inlet, a second inlet, and a common outlet; a first fluid system including the first fluid chamber, a first button drive connected to the first fluid chamber, and first fluid delivery path between the first fluid chamber and the first inlet; and a second fluid system including the second fluid chamber, a second button drive connected to the second fluid chamber, and second fluid delivery path between the second fluid chamber and the second inlet. Force by the user on the button drive increases pressure within the fluid chamber to drive a predetermined volume of the fluid from the fluid chamber..
Medtronic Minimed, Inc.

Disposable wearable urinary collection apparatus

A urinary receptacle includes an elongate, main body having a closed upper end and lower end; a tubular port connected to the main body and which to receives a user's penis therein in a fluid-tight manner, a urine collection receptacle connectable to the lower end of the main body receives and stores the urine therein; and a fastener secures the main body to the user or a garment worn by the user. The components are formed of flexible, waterproof material and are collapse flat against a user's body when not in use.

Wearable device

A biological information measuring device includes: a case unit; a first band that is a member connected to a first end portion of the case unit; and a second band that is a member connected to a second end portion of the case unit at the side opposite to the first end portion. When a direction from the first band toward the second band is y axis, a direction orthogonal to the y axis in a plan view seen from a thickness direction of the case unit is x axis, and when a width of the first end portion in the x axis direction is a and a width of the second end portion in the x axis direction is b, the case unit satisfies a relation a<b..
Seiko Epson Corporation

Spatial detection and alignment of an implantable biosensing platform

A system and method is outlined for a wearable external device that communicates with a fully implantable miniaturized biosensor platform providing fast spatial detection and accurate assessment of the position and orientation of the implant within highly scattering tissue. The device and method provides spatial (x, y) position, depth (z) and rotational (φ) state of the implantable biosensor platform.
Biorasis, Inc.

First aid kit wearable

Various embodiments relate to a first-aid kit including at least one first aid item; and a wearable device configured to be worn by a user and including: a communications interface for communicating with a mobile device of the user; a sensor for obtaining vitals data when the wearable device is worn by the user; a processor configured to transmit vitals data to a mobile phone of the user via the communications interface wherein the first aid kit includes a means for causing instructions for processing the vitals data to be loaded onto the mobile device. In some such embodiments, the means for causing instructions to be loaded includes: a memory storing contents including at least one of: the instructions for processing the vitals, and a resource identifier that points to the instructions for processing the vitals at an application download server, wherein the contents are transmitted to the mobile device..
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Extended wear ambulatory electrocardiography and physiological sensor monitor

Physiological monitoring can be provided through a wearable monitor that includes two components, a flexible extended wear electrode patch and a removable reusable monitor recorder. The wearable monitor sits centrally (in the midline) on the patient's chest along the sternum oriented top-to-bottom.
Bardy Diagnostics, Inc.

Pumpless wearable sphygmomanometer

A pumpless wearable sphygmomanometer includes a wearable element, a first fluid strip, a second fluid strip and a control module. A first side of the wearable element is for contacting with a wearer.
Nano-second Technology Co., Ltd.

Microwave thermometer for internal body temperature retrieval

Systems and methods are described for microwave-frequency, passive sensing of internal body temperature. Some implementations include one or more wearable sensors that wirelessly transmit temperature data continuously to a remote receiver.
The Regents Of The University Of Colorado

Wearable survival sling

A wearable survival sling including a flexible medial member with a first end and a second end, a braided spine, and a braided shell enveloping the braided spine. It includes a five-in-one survival tool, a fire starter clip, a retractable blade, a steel string saw, and one of a thermal blanket and thermal tent carried by the flexible medial member.

Multi-layered protective covering and uses thereof

Provided herein are multi-layered protective coverings, wearable multi-layered protective devices, and methods of using the multi-layered protective coverings and wearable multi-layered protective devices.. .
Government Of The United States, As Represented By The Secretary Of The Army

Automatically modifying notifications based on distance from a paired wearable smart device

A method of management notifications on a mobile communication device includes pairing a wearable smart device with the mobile communication device, and automatically disabling notifications on the mobile communication device in response to determining that the paired wearable smart device has moved away from the mobile communication device. For example, the mobile communication device may be a smartphone and the wearable smart device may be a smartwatch.
Lenovo Enterprise Solutions (singapore) Pte. Ltd.

Communication system

A communication system is provided which comprises a mobile terminal and a wearable device connected wirelessly to each other. The mobile terminal comprises a first communication module and an auxiliary module comprising an instant messaging unit and an information processing unit connected to the instant messaging unit and the first communication module respectively.
Ruuuun Co., Ltd.

Dynamic feedback for wearable devices

Various embodiments disclosed herein relate to wearable devices for capturing biometric, motion, and other wearer measurements and subsequently providing feedback to the user. Various methods and systems described herein include one or more of the following: storing, in a memory, a record specifying applicability criteria, a resource identifier, and a server identifier; obtaining, by a processor in communication with the memory, a user metric captured by the wearable device; comparing the user metric to the applicability criteria to determine that the record is currently applicable; transmitting the resource identifier to the server associated with the server identifier; receiving, in response to transmitting the resource identifier, data for display to a user wearing the wearable device; and effecting display of the data to the user..
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Wearable sensor system with an article of clothing and an electronics module, article of clothing for a wearable sensor system, and electronics module for a wearable sensor system

Further, an article of clothing and an electronics module for the wearable sensor system are shown.. .

Noise reduction methodology for wearable devices employing multitude of sensors

Disclosed is a wearable device for producing noise free communication. The wearable device includes a housing configured to wear by a user, an air conduction microphone configured in the housing to receive voice sound of the user, an accelerometer sensor configured in the housing to receive voice signature, a battery configured in the housing to power the air conduction microphone and the accelerometer sensor, a printed circuit board configured in the housing to receive power from the battery, a memory unit connected to the printed circuitry board to store plurality of instructions, and a digital signal processor connected to the printed circuit board to process the stored plurality of instructions.

Contextual awareness of user interface menus

Examples of systems and methods for a wearable system to automatically select or filter available user interface interactions or virtual objects are disclosed. The wearable system can select a group of virtual objects for user interaction based on contextual information associated with the user, the user's environment, physical or virtual objects in the user's environment, or the user's physiological or psychological state..
Magic Leap, Inc.

Marking up scenes using a wearable augmented reality device

Marking up an image corresponding to a scene viewed by a user includes receiving the image at a mobile device from a device other than the mobile device, creating a marked up image by annotating the image using markup software running on the mobile device, and saving the marked up image. Marking up an image corresponding to a scene viewed by a user may also include capturing the image using a wearable augmented reality device and transferring the image from the wearable augmented reality device to the mobile device.
Evernote Corporation

Efficient surgical center workflow procedures

Methods for efficiently processing surgical center workflow procedures. The methods include using optical character recognition for easing an admission process, entering patient information into operating room devices, using a wearable code to obtain a patient record, obtaining a patient record including a safe surgical checklist for review during a surgical procedure, providing a visual indication of information flow out of a medical care area and easily recording information on a whiteboard in the medical care area..

Biometric based false input detection for a wearable computing device

A wearable computing device includes various biometric sensors for recording biometric measurements of a user wearing the wearable computing device. The wearable computing device is further configured to interpret the biometric measurements as commands to be performed.
Daqri, Llc

System and generating health data using measurements of wearable device

A computer-implemented method or system for generating health data is provided. The method includes receiving a sensor data set measured by one or more sensors of a wearable device over an interval of time, the sensor data set indicating a time series profile of a body parameter of a user of the wearable device over the interval of time.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

System and mitigating a medical risk

Method and a system for mitigating a medical risk are disclosed. Medical profile data associated with a patient is stored in a system.
Hcl Technologies Limited

Method and system for providing critical care using wearable devices

A computer-implemented method and system for providing critical care using a wearable device monitors one or more health parameters related to a critical care condition of a user of a wearable device via one or more sensors in the wearable device and identifies one or more locations of assets relevant to the critical care condition. The method generates a risk assessment based on values of the health parameters and a number of the assets located within a predetermined radius from a current location of the wearable device and generates alert information to the user of the wearable device based on the risk assessment..
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Music selection based on exercise detection

Techniques for music selection based on exercise detection are disclosed. In one aspect, a method of operating a wearable device may involve determining, based on output of one or more biometric sensors, that a user of the wearable device has started an exercise and playing music for the user of the wearable device in response to determining the start of the exercise.
Fitbit, Inc.

Wearable electronic device

The described technology relates to a wearable electronic device. The wearable electronic device may include a touch display, a rim surrounding the touch display, a rim touch sensor disposed on at least a portion of the rim, a band portion that allows the wearable electronic device to be worn on a user's wrist, and a control unit configured to receive a rim touch on the rim through the rim touch sensor and generate a control signal for controlling the wearable electronic device based on at least one of attributes of the rim touch..
Korea Electronics Technology Institute

Method and facilitating interaction with virtual reality equipment

A method, which facilitates interaction with virtual reality device, includes receiving a user input via a wearable device; extracting a parameter and a value of the parameter from the user input; transmitting the parameter and the value of the parameter to the vr device; identifying an action corresponding to the parameter and the value; and executing the action.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Method and processing hand gesture command for media-centric wearable electronic device

Disclosed are a method and apparatus for processing a hand gesture command for a media-centric wearable electronic device in an internet of media things and wearables (iomtw) system. The processing method according to an embodiment includes acquiring a hand image of a user, distinguishing a background area and a hand area in the acquired hand image, detecting a hand shape using the distinguished hand area and generating hand contour information describing the detected hand shape, detecting a hand movement path based on a change of the distinguished hand area over time and generating hand trajectory information describing the detected hand movement path, and recognizing a hand gesture of the user using the hand contour information and the hand trajectory information..
Industry-university Cooperation Foundation Of Korea Aerospace University

Wearable device

[object] to provide a wearable device capable of being configured by selecting a desired power generation device. [solution] a wearable device includes: at least one power generation device; or a power generation device and at least one of an electrical storage device, a computation device, a storage device, and a communication device.
Sony Corporation

System for virtual display and use

A preferred system and method for projecting a business information model at a construction site includes a network, a system administrator connected to the network, a database connected to the system administrator, a set of registration markers positioned in the construction site, and a set of user devices connected to the network. The system includes a hard hat, a set of headsets mounted to the hard hat, a set of display units movably connected to the set of headsets, a set of cameras connected to the set of headsets, and a wearable computer connected to the set of headsets and to the network.

Wearable apparatus

A wearable and/or a wearable mount solves many issues presented with conventional wearables and wearable mounts. For example, the wearable mount can be designed with a low ratio of adhesive contact area to wearable mount contact area while providing the capability to collect data and/or dispense medication on one specific spot and, further still, allowing the use of an easy to remove adhesive.
Health Care Originals, Inc.

Dynamic control of smart home using wearable device

Embodiments of the present invention provide a method and system for dynamically controlling an appliance based on information received from a wearable device, to regulate the user's health. A wearable device is identified and configured to monitor at least one physiological aspect of the user.
International Business Machines Corporation

Beverage identification marker with matching wearable identifiers

A beverage identification system includes a beverage identification marker and a wearable identifier paired to the beverage identification marker. The beverage identification marker and wearable identifier each include a same or similar visual marking, such as a pattern, a color, a shape, a size, a texture, a material, or a combination thereof..

Multi-sport biometric feedback device, system, and adaptive coaching with gym apparatus

A system and method provides real-time coaching and adjustment to training. A wearable device may be configured for over-the-ear wear, which includes a speaker, a transceiver, and sensors to measure biometric activity in the user while worn during athletic performance training.
Kuaiwear Limited

Multi-sport biometric feedback device, system, and adaptive coaching

A system and method provides real-time coaching and adjustment to training. A wearable device may be configured for over-the-ear wear, which includes a speaker, a transceiver, and sensors to measure biometric activity in the user while worn during athletic performance training.
Kuaiwear Limited

Sports mask system

The present invention provides a sports mask for breathing training. The sports mask includes a head assemble containing clips to hold the mask against the head.

Wearable air purification device

The invention provides a wearable air purification device which actively generates a propelled stream of purified air for direct delivery to a region proximal to a user's mouth or nose for their immediate inhalation. An air chamber comprises a flexible diaphragm adapted to fluctuate between two extreme positions, thereby altering the volume within the chamber and alternately sucking and blowing air into and out of the chamber.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Scalp-hair therapy system

A photo-bio-stimulation device uses near infrared (nir) laser illumination of the scalp to promote hair growth with a lightweight user wearable device. All the remaining components are mounted on the concave underside of an outer cap shell.

Method and noninvasive inhibition of deep vein thrombosis

System, device and method for providing neuromuscular electrical stimulation (nmes) to muscles of foot. The device includes an electrical signal generator for producing a wave pattern of variable frequency, duration, intensity, ramp time and on-off cycle.
Stimmed Llc

Tetherless wearable thermal devices and methods of using them for treatment of sleeping and neurological disorders

Described herein are tetherless, forehead-mounted temperature regulation apparatuses configured to enhance sleep.. .

Virtual reality guided meditation with biofeedback

A guided meditation system, such as a virtual reality (vr) guided meditation system, provides biofeedback. wearable devices (e.g., fitness trackers) record information about a physiological state of a user (e.g., heart rate, blood pressure, sleep, and activity data).
Odyssey Science Innovations, Llc

Wearable walkng assist robot and controlling the same

A wearable walking assist robot is provided that ensures high walking assistance performance without a complex calculation process by detecting a gait phase based on pressure distribution on feet and performing a corresponding control mode that is set in advance. The wearable walking assist robot includes a sensor unit that senses pressure on the soles of the feet of a wearer and a controller that determines gait phases of both a first leg to be operated and a second leg based on the sensed pressure.
Hyundai Motor Company

Technologies for synchronizing physiological functions

Technologies for synchronizing physiological functions of people include a wearable compute device. The wearable compute device is to determine physiological rate data of a user of the wearable device based on sensor data produced by at least one physiological sensor included in the wearable compute device, determine a difference between the determined physiological rate data of the user and reference physiological rate data, generate a perceptible signal that is representative of the determined difference, and convey the perceptible signal to the user with at least one signal conveyor device included in the wearable compute device, to facilitate synchronization of the physiological functions of the user with the reference physiological rate data.
Intel Corporation

Portable secure carrier arrangement

A secure personal wearable carrier for valuable items is disclosed. The wearable carrier includes a secure compartment for valuable item storage to be worn by users during their common activities, including physical exercises.

System and preventing lice infestation

A wearable device for repelling head-lice is disclosed comprising a fastener for holding the device in contact with head-hair, and a container attached to the device, the container is adapted to hold an absorbent material out of contact with the head hair. The absorbent material may be suitable to absorb a lice-repellent material, and to release the lice-repellent in the form of gas..
Hiprox Products Ltd.

Multi-flex printed circuit board for wearable system

Disclosed is a printed circuit board (pcb) design for a multi-flex pcb system aimed at wearable devices that is capable of meeting requirements such as ultra-thin thickness profile of the board (thereby allowing 360 degree of bendability) and less manufacturing cost, as desired by consumer electronics, such as wearable motion controlled mobile gaming devices. The pcb design suggests two thickness levels for the multi-flex pcb system.
Titanium Falcon Inc.

Heating system for a garment or other fabric object and power control for embedded powered components

A heating system, such as embedded in a fabric object, such as a wearable garment, comprising at least one heating element comprising an electrical resistance heating loop, the heating element comprising at least one sense wire for detecting and providing a signal indicative of a safety condition, and a controller connected to the at least one heating element and to the sense wire and configured to shut down the heating element in response to the signal indicative of the safety condition. Multiple, independently controllable heating elements in a garment may be connected to a harness and one or more integral battery packs with a power management system to permit hot swapping of the battery packs.
Teiimo Gmbh

Method and apparatus of uplink and downlink based handover

Aspects of the present disclosure provide apparatus and techniques that may be applied in systems that may help enable efficient communication between a base station (bs) and certain devices, such as wearable devices and/or machine type communication (mtc) user equipments (ues), having a single receiver (rx) for long term evolution (lte). An exemplary method, performed by a bs, generally includes receiving, from a ue, an indication of a category of the ue, wherein the category of the ue indicates at least one of: a maximum throughput supported by the ue or a number of layers supported by the ue; assuming a number of receivers at the ue based on the category of the ue; determining one or more transmit parameters based on the number of receivers of the ue; and communicating with the ue according to the one or more transmit parameters..
Qualcomm Incorporated

Identity authentication method and wearable device

Embodiments of the present invention disclose an identity authentication method and a wearable device. The method includes: when a wearable device connects to a first terminal, obtaining and detecting, by the wearable device, identification information of the first terminal; when the wearable device detects that the identification information of the first terminal is different from stored identification information of a second terminal, obtaining identity information of a user, and authenticating the identity information of the user; and if the identity authentication succeeds, running, by the wearable device, in an administrator mode; or if the identity authentication fails, running, by the wearable device, in a non-administrator mode.
Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Fall detection system using a combination of accelerometer, audio input and magnetometer

A wearable device for detecting a user state is disclosed. The wearable device includes an accelerometer for measuring an acceleration of a user, a magnetometer for measuring magnetic field associated with the user's change of orientation, a microphone for receiving audio, a memory for storing the audio, and at least one processor communicatively connected to the accelerometer, the magnetometer, the microphone, and the memory.
Nortek Security & Control Llc

Low-power wireless content communication between devices

Low-power wireless content communication techniques between devices are described. In one or more implementations, a method is described of controlling transfer of content to a wearable device from one or more computing devices over a lower power wireless communication connection.
Google Inc.

Wearable electronic device and virtual reality system

A wearable electronic device includes a microphone array, stereo speakers and a control circuit. The microphone array is configured for sensing an environmental sound.
Htc Corporation

System and replacing user media streams with animated avatars in live videoconferences

Example implementations provide the representation a remote user in a video-mediated meeting when the user webcam feed is not available or not used, such as if they are attending to a meeting via a wearable device without a camera, or are on-the-go and prefer not to display their webcam feed for privacy or bandwidth-related reasons. In such cases, the system will infer when the user is active in the meeting and allow users to select to display an animated set of keyframes (from past meetings or representing computer-based activity) as a proxy for the user representation.
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

Distributed computational wearable button screenless operating system and method

An operating system for wearable buttons comprises a master button that comprises an air interface for receiving executable instructions according to a user changeable dashboard. One or more slave buttons are configured to communicate with the master button, wherein the one or more executable instructions are configured to execute on a processor of the master button according to a user's actuation of the master button or the slave button according to the changeable dashboard..

Companion app to cooperate with an integrated tracker app

A mobile app generates and manages companion apps in a memory of the mobile computing device. The companion apps cooperate with one or more integrated tracker apps in a memory of a wearable device to provide a combined functionality to the wearable device.
Fitbit, Inc.

Piezoelectric fiber having excellent flexibility and elasticity, and manufacturing the same

The present invention relates to a piezoelectric fiber having excellent flexibility, the piezoelectric fiber employs a conductive fiber member as an inner electrode, on which a piezoelectric polymer layer, an outer electrode and a coating layer are sequentially formed, thereby having excellent flexibility and sufficient elasticity to be sewed, woven, knotted or braided. Therefore, the piezoelectric fiber can be applied in power supplies for a variety of sizes and types of wearable electronic devices, portable devices, clothing, etc.
Industry-university Cooperation Foundation Hanyang University

Antenna device and electronic apparatus

Provided is a contactless power supply antenna device that has raised power transmission efficiency while also enabling size-reduction for mounting on a wearable terminal or the like. The antenna device includes a power transmission antenna (2) and a power reception antenna (3).
Dexerials Corporation

Fix-smart wearable learning device with adjustable finger ring

An innovative method of learning with a wearable device with an adjustable and swivel ring band for placement on a user's finger for easy operation with one thumb. The device contains a voice recorder, a digital audio/video player (mp3/mp4 player), a microphone, and built-in speakers, for simultaneous recording on previously recording audio files.

Method and system for situational awareness for emergency response

Disclosed are systems and methods for sending emergency alerts. In some embodiments, sensors and wearable devices may trigger and send the emergency alerts and/or warning signals via available communication devices.
Rapidsos, Inc.

System for tracking location of a person

A system and a method for tracking the location of a person are provided. The system includes means for wearable housing, means for data communication, means for data interface and a means adapted for a computing device.

Autonomous life monitor system

A life alert system which continually monitors a subject's heart rate via a wearable device such as a smart watch and automatically alerts call center personnel to engage emergency responders in the event of a cardiac incident, and provide the location of the subject. In response to measured physiological parameters, besides alerting the call center the watch attempts to communicate with the subject.
Ibeat, Inc.

Dynamic wearable device behavior based on family history

Various embodiments described herein relate to a server and related wearable device, method, and machine-readable storage medium including one or more of the following: receiving, at a rule installation server, family health data associated with at least one family member of a wearable device user; retrieving a candidate rule including installation criteria and an identification of a wearable device rule; evaluating the installation criteria using the family health data to determine that the candidate rule is to be installed; and based on determining that the candidate rule is to be installed, communicating the wearable device rule for installation on the wearable device.. .
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Method and an eye tracking wearable computer

An embodiment of an eye tracking wearable computer apparatus includes a first portable unit for data gathering and communicating feedback and a second portable unit for processing the at least gathered data from the first unit. The first portable unit includes an eyeglass frame, at least one first optical unit disposed on the eyeglass frame for capturing at least one scene image corresponding to a field of view of a user, at least one second optical unit disposed on the eyeglass frame for capturing at least one eye image corresponding to at least a portion of at least one eye of the user, at least one microphone to allow the user to communicate via voice, at least one speaker to allow the user to receive feedback via voice, at least one visible light source to allow the user to receive feedback via light signals, at least one motion sensor to monitor the head movements of the user, and at least one first processor to at least receive data from the data gathering units in the first portable unit and at least manage the communication with the second portable unit.

Adaptive therapy and health monitoring using personal electronic devices

Systems and methods for implementing and performing therapy-based workflows to assist a human user with performing health therapy activities are described. In various examples, therapy workflows involving the use of wearable or other personal electronic devices are described, including the use of various graphical user interfaces for assisting users with the performance of therapy activities.

Predictive watch face interface

Systems, methods, and media related to utilizing a wearable device to monitor a remote system include receiving historical data related to operation of a remote system. The historical data includes recorded events occurring in the past.
Servicenow, Inc.

Input device, wearable terminal, mobile terminal, controlling input device, and control program for controlling operation of input device

The present invention has an object to improve operability in an input operation that involves use of two or more fingers. The present invention comprises: a detection unit (1) configured to detect a contact position of a first finger of the user on an outer edge of a casing of a terminal device (10); and a setup unit (22) configured to set up, by using as a reference a position opposite from the contact position of the first finger of the user detected by the detection unit (1), a second input area where an input made with a second finger of the user is received..
Sharp Kabushiki Kaisha

Head mounted wearable device power supply system

One embodiment provides an apparatus. The apparatus includes a source conductive path to couple to a load conductive path and to a power source.
Intel Corporation

Wearable light assembly and controlling same

A wearable light assembly includes an opaque housing that is open towards the ground and is configured to reflect light emitted from a first light source downward onto a first location that is close to the wearer and reflect light from a second light source downward onto a second location on the ground that is farther away from the wearer than the first location. In an embodiment, the wearable light assembly senses motion of the wearer and switches between the first light source and the second light source depending on whether the wearer is moving slowly (in which case it activates the first light source) or moving quickly (in which case it activates the second light source)..
B/e Aerospace, Inc.

Tread for an earthmover tire, comprising incised blocks

The tread comprises a plurality of blocks, each block being delimited by transverse or oblique grooves and circumferential grooves. Each block is provided with a sipe which has three branches.
Michelin Recherche Et Technique, S.a.

Spring-driven drug delivery device

A drug delivery device or patch-like delivery device which employs a spring force and an inclined surface to apply pressure on a fluid reservoir, thereby delivering medicament to a user's body. The slope of the inclined surface may be engineered to control the drug delivery rate.

Devices to be used for acupressure

A wearable acupressure device (wad) is described that may include one or more pockets with one or more beads to apply pressure at various points on the body. The bead may be domed or marble shaped.

Systems, devices, and methods including a wearable lift device

Devices, systems, and methods are described including a wearable lift device including a flexible material having a shape sufficient to encircle a portion of a subject's body; a fastener configured to secure the flexible material around the portion of the subject's body; at least one lift attachment element associated with the flexible material at one or more lift attachment sites, the at least one lift attachment element configured to attach the wearable lift device to a lift apparatus; a load sensor associated with at least one of the one or more lift attachment sites or along a load path between the one or more lift attachment sites; a microcontroller including circuitry configured to receive and process information regarding the measured load; and a reporting device operably coupled to the microcontroller and configured to transmit one or more signals indicative of the processed information regarding the measured load.. .
Elwha Llc, A Limited Liability Company Of The State Of Delaware

Acoustic monitoring system, monitoring method, and monitoring computer program

The present invention relates to a system (100) and method (800) capable of indirectly monitoring respiratory and cardiac variables. A decomposition technique on time-series of features extracted from the chest audio signal α(t) is proposed.
Koninklijke Philips N.v.

Non-invasive and wearable chemical sensors and biosensors

A non-invasive epidermal electrochemical sensor device includes an adhesive membrane; a flexible or stretchable substrate disposed over the adhesive membrane; and an anodic electrode assembly disposed over the flexible or stretchable substrate including an iontophoretic electrode. The device includes a cathodic electrode assembly disposed adjacent to the anodic electrode assembly over the flexible or stretchable substrate and includes an iontophoretic electrode.
The Regents Of The University Of California

Interface for two-part wearable patient monitoring device

A two part patient monitoring device includes an activator module and a sensor device. The activator module includes a non-galvanic data port that creates a communication path with a non-galvanic data port on the sensor device.
General Electric Company

Systems and methods for displaying sensor-based user orientation information

A user-wearable sensor device may be configured to be directly or indirectly secured to a user or to an article worn by the user. The user-wearable sensor device may include at least one sensor configured to collect sensor data associated with an orientation of the user, a display unit including at least one led or other visual indicator, a battery configured to provide power to at least the display unit, and a control system.
Leaf Healthcare, Inc.

Self operatable ophthalmic device

The invention provides a system for a patient to obtain quality eye tests results without other people's assistance. The system includes a wearable, head-mounted, ophthalmic device.
Miraco Light Inc.

Wearable step-counting shoe

A wearable step-counting shoe includes a shoe body and a pedometer. The shoe body includes a shoe sole having opposite inner and outer sides, and a groove surface defining amounting groove.
Homeway Technology Co., Ltd.

Wearable airbag

A system for providing wearable inflatable impact protection, the system having a wearable airbag garment, a first airbag chamber connected to the wearable airbag garment, an airbag igniter connected to the first airbag chamber, a controller connected to the airbag igniter, a sensor array connected to the controller, and a power source connected to the controller. The sensor array detects at least one of use, movement, location, and acceleration of the wearable airbag garment.
Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.

Interactive fabric

This document describes techniques using, and objects embodying, an interactive fabric which is configured to sense user interactions in the form of single or multi-touch-input (e.g., gestures). The interactive fabric may be integrated into a wearable interactive garment (e.g., a jacket, shirt, or pants) that is coupled (e.g., via a wired or wireless connection) to a gesture manager.
Google Inc.

Authentication and authorization in a wearable ensemble

Various systems and methods for authentication and authorization in a wearable ensemble are described herein. A system for authenticating a wearable device includes an access module to access a second wearable device from a first wearable device, the first and second wearable devices being worn by a wearer and the first wearable device being a trusted device to the wearer, a measurement module to measure a distance from the first wearable device to the second wearable device, and an authentication module to authenticate the second wearable device when the distance is within a threshold range of an initialized distance..
Intel Corporation

Predicting companion data types associated with a traveler at a geographic region including lodging

Various embodiments relate generally to electrical and electronic hardware, computer software, wired and wireless network communications, and wearable computing devices for identifying activities and/or destinations of relative importance. More specifically, a system, a device and a method are provided to predict a type of companion with whom a traveler collaborates to, among other things, predict activities (e.g., preferential activities) available at a geographic region association with lodging.
Homeaway.com, Inc.

Wearable measurements of a user's physiological context

Embodiments of the present disclosure provide techniques and configurations for an apparatus for opportunistic measurements of a user's physiological context, such as evaporation rate. In one instance, an apparatus may include a chamber with a first side and a second side opposite the first side.
Intel Corporation

Detecting notable events and annotating multimedia data based on the notable events

A user device, such as a smart phone, may capture sensor data or interface with a wearable device, such as a smart watch, or another user device to capture sensor data related to the capture of multimedia content. The sensor data may relate to a user, other people, and/or an associated environment.
Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

Wearable personal digital device for facilitating mobile device payments and personal use

Provided is a wearable personal digital device for point of healthcare saliva testing. The wearable personal digital device may comprise a processor, a display, biometric sensors, activity tracking sensors, a memory unit, a communication circuit, a housing, an input unit, a projector, a timepiece unit, a haptic touch control actuator, a band, a mounting clip, a saliva sample insert apparatus, a pinhole, a light emitting diode board, a battery, and a set of sensors.
Amobilepay, Inc.

Wearable device with current carrying conductor to produce time-varying magnetic field

An electronic transaction card communicates with an add-on slot of an intelligent electronic device. The add-on slot may be a memory card slot.
Tyfone, Inc.

Method and early warning of danger

Provided are a method and an apparatus for early warning of danger, the method including acquiring image information of a target object through a first wearable device worn by a user, detecting a physical characteristic of the target object based on the acquired image information, determining a degree of danger that is a degree to which safety of the user is endangered, by using the detected physical characteristic, and providing a warning to the user based on the determined degree of danger of an event.. .
Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

Wearable device and controlling method thereof

Disclosed are a wearable device and controlling method thereof. The present invention includes a flexible surface light source, a photo panel located on a top surface of the flexible surface light source, and a controller coupled with the flexible surface light source and the photo panel.
Lg Electronics Inc.

Methods, devices and systems for controlling access to data

The present invention provides a method of notifying a user of a request for data controlled by a server, the method including the steps of: monitoring, at the server, requests for data controlled by the server; and if a data request is detected which corresponds to a predetermined type of data request, notifying the user of the detected data request via a haptic feedback mechanism provided on a wearable device which is communicably coupled with the server. Embodiments of the invention relate to a wearable device and a system including the server and the wearable device.
The Open University

Method and system for establishing network connection to a wearable eeg monitoring module

A system and a method for providing a network connection for a computer device (21) to a wearable eeg monitoring module (1) having a gateway to the internet (16), and comprising a patient record server (25) accessible over the internet, and providing an electronic patient medical database (26), each patient record including a unique identity for an associated wearable eeg monitoring module; a control server (19) providing an eeg module connection register (19a) including the unique identity of eeg monitoring modules associated with current connection information; and a network connection handling element (43) being adapted for detecting the presence of a wireless connection between the wearable eeg monitoring module (1) and the gateway, and for uploading current connection information to the control server (19). The control server (19) is adapted for updating the convection information in the eeg module connection register (19a) when receiving communicated connection information, and for providing the current connection information to a computer device (21) upon request.
T&w Engineering A/s

Wearable device for real-time monitoring of parameters and triggering actions

A system provides healthcare monitoring and actuation of a user. The system establishes, via the distributed network, an operative communication channel with a wearable device of a user; generates and transmit a healthcare application to the wearable device via the operative communication channel; authenticates the wearable device at a first time based on at least receiving the indication that the user is in possession of the wearable device; determines that the user continues to remain in possession of the wearable device; identifies one or more trigger events associated with the user, wherein the one or more trigger events comprise healthcare trigger events, activity trigger events and location trigger events; and initiates one or more proactive response actions in response to the one or more trigger events..
Bank Of America Corporation

Wearable device

A wearable device comprising a memory storing a database of product codes and associated product recommendations derived from personalised biological information, a product code reader for reading a product code or data from a product, and a processor for using a read product code or read data to perform a look-up in the database to obtain a product recommendation for the associated product. The wearable device further comprises an indicator for providing an indication of the obtained product recommendation to a wearer of the device.
Dnanudge Limited

Method and providing a haptic monitoring system using multiple sensors

A method and apparatus providing a haptic monitor system capable of generating haptic cues based on sensed information are disclosed. The haptic system includes a sensing device, a digital processing unit, and a haptic generator.
Immersion Corporation

Haptic glove as a wearable force feedback user interface

A toroidal actuator is responsive to a teleoperator for providing haptic feedback responsive to a curvature or articulated movement applied to a gripped object. The toroidal actuator surrounds an operator member such as a finger, and is responsive to pneumatic pressure for increasing telepresence force defined by resistance encounter against a teleoperated robotic claw.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Wolverine: a wearable haptic interface for grasping in virtual reality

A mobile, wearable haptic device (the wolverine) designed for simulating the grasping of objects in a virtual reality interface is disclosed. The wolverine renders a force directly between the thumb and at least one finger to simulate opposition type grasps of the objects.
The Board Of Trustees Of The Leland Stanford Junior University

Optical waveguide using fresnel lenses

An optical waveguide for a see-through display system using fresnel lenses is disclosed. This invention enables high efficiency of light utilization, wavelength independence, high resolution and very small form factor.

Motion sensing basketball training device

A motion sensing basketball training device for measuring the rotational force of a user's wrist during a basketball shot. Embodiments of the present disclosure provide for an apparatus and system that measures the acceleration of a user's guide arm during a basketball shot.

Wcd system validating detected cardiac arrhythmias thoroughly so as to not sound loudly due to some quickly self-terminating cardiac arrhythmias

A wearable cardioverter defibrillator (“wcd”) system may output a loud sound after detecting and validating a shockable cardiac arrhythmia. In such embodiments, however, the wcd system might not sound a loud alarm before validating the arrhythmia thoroughly, i.e.
West Affum Holdings Corp.

Wearable band for low-frequency therapy

The present invention relates to a wearable band for low frequency therapy and, more specifically, to a wearable band for low frequency therapy, the wearable band enabling a wearer to connect to a low frequency therapy device while wearing, on a body part, a cylindrical wearable band in which knitted pile yarn is formed from conductive fiber, thereby providing low-frequency stimulation to the part of the wearer's body such that the wearer can receive physical therapy.. .

Wearable sensing and actuator systems, and methods of use

wearable sensors and cybernetic systems that allow one or more operators to interact and control operations of electronic, mechanical, robotic, or biomedical systems, and methods of use in gynecology, female sexual response and female sexual well-being.. .

Wearable cooling

A portable cooling device with a wristband (17) and a cooler arranged on the wristband (17), in which the cooler is designed as an air flow generator (1) for an airflow directed in an exhaust direction of the cooler (1), wherein the airflow generator (1) is arranged in a holder (11) which is fastened or formed to the wristband (17) and which at least has a extension (10) protruding in the exhaust direction, said extension (10) at least located sectionally within the airflow or enclosing the airflow at least sectionally. The invention thus provides a portable cooling device which can be designed to be extremely small and compact and can thus be worn inconspicuously.
Pocket Sky Og

Method and contacting skin with sensor equipment

A method, apparatus and computer program, in which a body of a wearable apparatus is maintained maintaining by a link in place at a given part of skin of the user. A sensor platform is movably supported sandwiched between the body and the skin and supported by the body movably with relation to the body towards and away of the skin, when the apparatus is worn by the user.
Nokia Technologies Oy

Wireless communication method, wearable device, mobile terminal, and system

A wireless communication method, a wearable device, a mobile terminal, and a system are provided. In the technical solution of the present disclosure, a mobile terminal sends frequency band information to a wearable device; the mobile terminal receives a second signal sent by the wearable device, converts the second signal into a second baseband signal, receives a third signal that is sent by a base station and corresponds to the frequency band information, and coverts the third signal into a third baseband signal; and the mobile terminal acquires a radio signal corresponding to the frequency band information according to the second baseband signal and the third baseband signal.
Zte Corporation

Wearable device

A wearable device, which comprises: a ring-shaped case having an opening part formed in the middle thereof; a projector mounted at one side of the case and outputting an image; a lens part adjusting the direction and the size of the image, which is projected from the projector, so as to project the image; and a control unit for adjusting the projector and the lens part according to an image signal, can deliver visual information to a user wearing the wearable device even without a separate display unit by outputting the image onto the hand of the user.. .
Lg Electronics Inc.

Wearable athletic activity monitoring systems

A sensor garment for monitoring an individual engaged in an athletic activity includes a garment formed of textile material, and a sensor module inseparably coupled to the textile material of the garment. The sensor module includes a single-purpose sensor configured to sense a single characteristic, and a radio antenna configured to transmit data generated by the single-purpose sensor.
Adidas Ag

Devices and methods for use with physiological monitoring garments

A wearable garment including a sensor management system (sms) network allowing scalable numbers of sensors for communication with a wearable phone. Methods of using the sms networks are also disclosed..
L.i.f.e. Corporation S.a.

Method and device for hydration monitoring

Provided herein are methods and devices operable to monitor the hydration of a user. The wearable device for hydration monitoring includes an emitting component operable to emit light having at least three different wavelengths, a sensor operable to receive a reflected portion of the emitted light, and a processor operable to receive signals from the sensor.
Performance Athlytics

Systems and methods for using mobile and wearable video capture and feedback plat-forms for therapy of mental disorders

Behavioral and mental health therapy systems in accordance with several embodiments of the invention include a wearable camera and/or a variety of sensors (accelerometer, microphone, among various other) connected to a computing system including a display, audio output, holographic output, and/or vibrotactile output to automatically recognize social cues from images captured by at least one camera and provide this information to the wearer via one or more outputs such as (but not limited to) displaying an image, displaying a holographic overlay, generating an audible signal, and/or generating a vibration.. .
The Board Of Trustees Of The Leland Stanford Junior University

Automated blood sampling device

Devices are provided to automatically access blood from beneath or within skin. These devices include an injector configured to drive a needle into the skin and subsequently to retract the needle from the skin.
Verily Life Sciences Llc

Extended wear sewn electrode electrocardiography monitor

Physiological monitoring can be provided through a lightweight wearable monitor that includes two components, a flexible extended wear electrode patch with sewn electrodes and a reusable monitor recorder that removably snaps into a receptacle on the electrode patch. The monitor sits centrally on the patient's chest along the sternum oriented top-to-bottom.
Bardy Diagnostics, Inc.

Extended wear electrocardiography patch with wire contact surfaces

Physiological monitoring can be provided through a wearable monitor that includes a flexible extended wear electrode patch and a removable reusable monitor recorder. A pair of flexile wires is interlaced or sewn into a flexible backing, serving as electrode signal pickup and electrode circuit traces.
Bardy Diagnostics, Inc.

Apparatus and recording and analysing lapses in memory and function

An apparatus and method for sensing, recording and analyzing data representative events of memory lapses and function uses a wearable device (e.g., wrist, armband, pendant) having sensors to detect user gestures and vital signs for transmission and analysis by a computation unit to predict the onset of cognitive impairment related diseases.. .
Neurovision Imaging Llc

Reservoir

A wearable fluid reservoir configured to contain liquids includes a swinging suppressing mechanism to inhibit horizontal and vertical swinging of a reservoir main body in relation to a hydration pack in which the reservoir main body is inserted. The pack includes a connecting mechanism that mates with the swinging suppressing mechanism to form a detachable, yet secure fit between the reservoir and the pack.

Wearable pack

A wearable container or pack that is quickly convertible into front and rear body armor without removing the pack from the torso of the wearer. The container or pack may include a bag that may be easily separated from the container or pack, and quickly dropped from the container or pack, providing supplies for another person..

Magnetic actuated attachment mechanisms for electronic devices

A band for a wearable device includes first and second band links. The first band link includes one or more magnetic pins and the second band link includes one or more magnets and one or more apertures.
Apple Inc.

Systems and methods for converting wearable ornaments to displays

A backing for an ornamental pin including a tab extended backwards at an angle. Said tab allows ornamental pin to become a display, and vice versa.

Systems and methods for converting wearable ornaments to displays

A backing for an ornamental pin including a tab extended backwards at an angle. Said tab allows ornamental pin to become a display, and vice versa.

Device for reducing head and neck injury for helmet wearer

A motion restrictor device is wearable with a helmet to reduce the risk of head or spine injury caused by injurious movement of the helmet. The device includes a harness wearable by a user of the helmet and a helmet-engaging component supported on the harness.

Wearable canine and feline collare with camera and added features

A multifunction animal collar. The collar including a plurality of electronic components for collecting and transmitting audio and visual information to and from a remote user in real time.

Wearables making a link to communication systems

Systems, methods, and apparatus for a wearable device to make a link with a communication system are disclosed. In one or more embodiments, a disclosed method for a wearable device to make a link with a communication system comprises transmitting, by the communication system, at least one first signal.

Wearable acoustic device with microphone

A wearable acoustic device with a microphone is provided. The wearable acoustic device includes a first housing forming a first acoustic emission path, a second housing combined with the first housing in a first direction that is substantially parallel to the first acoustic emission path, an acoustic component part arranged within the second housing and emitting sound through the first acoustic emission path, and at least one microphone arranged adjacent to the first acoustic emission path within the first housing..

Wirelessly streaming venue-based data to client devices

Methods and systems for streaming venue-based to one or more mobile devices (e.g., smartphones, tablet computing devices, laptop computers, smartwatches other wearable computing devices). Venue-based data (e.g., video, audio, other data) can be processed via one or more servers associated with a packet based wireless network having at least some aspects of a wireless network that can employ one or more optical frequency bands and one or more radio frequency band for data communications, said venue-based data associated with a venue (e.g., a stadium, baseball park, esports event, etc.).



Wearable topics:
  • Impregnated
  • Communication System
  • User Interface
  • Physiologic
  • Communications
  • Integrated Circuit
  • Validation
  • Physical Proximity
  • Interactive
  • Video Game
  • Audio Signals
  • Multimedia Device
  • Signal Processing
  • Multimedia
  • Feedback Signal


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