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Paul V Darbee, Richard E Ellis, Louis S Jansky, Avram S Grossman: Universal remote control device. Universal Electronics, Thomas R Vigil, September 25, 1990: US04959810 (274 worldwide citation)

The universal remote control system comprises data processor, input device including a keyboard and a keyboard circuit connected to the data processor, signal output device including circuitry for generating infrared light codes connected to the data processor means, a memory including a battery bac ...


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Patrick H Hayes, Jeremy Black: System and methods for home appliance identification and control in a networked environment. Universal Electronics, Gary R Jarosik, December 26, 2006: US07155305 (182 worldwide citation)

A home control and automation system and method. The system generally includes one or more wireless remote controls, a plurality of appliances (including network enabled appliances and traditional legacy appliances in the exemplary system), associated control centric devices, and associated content ...


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Paul V Darbee: Remotely upgradable universal remote control. Universal Electronics, Thomas R Vigil, July 13, 1993: US05228077 (156 worldwide citation)

The universal remote control system includes a universal remote control comprising an input including a set of keys or push buttons for inputting commands into the remote control, infrared signal output circuitry for supplying an infrared signal to a controlled device including IR lamp driver circui ...


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Patrick H Hayes, Steve LanPing Huang, Weidong William Wang, Han Sheng Yuh, Jonathan Christian Lim, Joyce M Presseau: Hand held device having a browser application. Universal Electronics, Gary R Jarosik, August 30, 2005: US06938101 (146 worldwide citation)

A hand-held device having a display and a browser application which supports functionality particularly suited for the hand-held device. For example, the browser application supports a full screen tag which allows information to be displayed as a full screen within the display. The browser applicati ...


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Patrick H Hayes, Marcus Escobosa, Fusheng Frank Chen: Universal remote control system with bar code setup. Universal Electronics, Mark R Galis, Gary R Jarosik, John E Hyatt, May 1, 2001: US06225938 (146 worldwide citation)

A universal remote control system with bar code activated set up wherein the device to be controlled such as a TV, VCR or other consumer electronic product, and the associated remote control unit are pre-programmed and adapted to automatically reconfigure the remote control unit to communicate with ...


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Paul V Darbee, Richard E Ellis, Louis Steven Jansky, Avram S Grossman: Universal remote control device. Universal Electronics, Mark R Galis, Michael G Kelber, Gary P Jarosik, September 28, 1999: US05959751 (146 worldwide citation)

The universal remote control system includes input means, signal output means for supplying a signal to a controlled device and a central processing unit coupled to the input means and the signal output means, no ROM, and a single non-volatile, read-write RAM coupled to said central processing unit.


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Christopher Chambers, Wayne Scott, Cheryl Scott, Allen Yuh, Paul D Arling: System and methods for interacting with a control environment. Universal Electronics, Greenberg Traurig, January 25, 2011: US07877705 (141 worldwide citation)

A system and methods for facilitation of user interactions with an electronic device. A number of user interface methods are described and may be used alone or in combination with one another to present an enhanced interface to a user. A method of providing user interaction using a compact status in ...


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Patrick H Hayes, Kimthoa T Nguyen: Method for selecting a remote control command set. Universal Electronics, Thomas R Vigil, Gary Jarosik, Mark R Galis, March 25, 1997: US05614906 (140 worldwide citation)

A method for selecting a command set from a group of command sets stored in the remote control. Each remote control command set includes a set of commands for operating at least one of various remotely controllable devices. A command, whose effect is observable in the remotely controlled device is a ...


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Frank A O Donnell, Qiuju Luo, Kimthoa T Nguyen: Favorite key macro command and chained macro command in a remote control. Universal Electronics, Thomas R Vigil, May 9, 1995: US05414426 (131 worldwide citation)

The remote control comprises: a microprocessor including a CPU and a memory; a keyboard including a set of keys including one or more MACRO keys coupled to the microprocessor; lamp driver circuitry coupled to the microprocessor; circuitry for generating IR signals coupled to the IR lamp driver circu ...


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Paul D Arling, Jeremy Black, Christopher Chambers, Mauro Dresti, Patrick H Hayes, Robert Lilleness, Wayne Scott, Allen Yuh: Home appliance control system and methods in a networked environment. Universal Electronics, Gary R Jarosik, November 14, 2006: US07136709 (127 worldwide citation)

A home control and automation system and method. The system generally includes one or more wireless remote controls, a plurality of appliances (including network enabled appliances and traditional legacy appliances in the exemplary system), associated control centric devices, and associated content ...