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Goro Asai, Fusaki Igarashi, Kenichi Murata, Takahiro Hashimoto, Masaki Kakihara: Route guiding apparatus and medium. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, July 16, 2002: US06421606 (70 worldwide citation)

A route guiding apparatus provides information for a route using public transportation as an alternative to a vehicular route. In addition to searching for a vehicular route from a current location to a destination, it is determined whether the current location and the destination are within a zone ...


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Akira Shinada, Mikio Kamada, Ippei Tambata, Katsuhiko Nunokawa, Hiroaki Okajima, Kazuya Sasaki, Goro Asai, Masafumi Kizu: Vehicle information processing device, vehicle, and vehicle information processing method. Sony Corporation, Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, March 28, 2006: US07020544 (34 worldwide citation)

An in-vehicle device, a vehicle, and a vehicle information processing method, which are used, for example, to assist in driving an automobile and can properly communicate a vehicle situation to a driver. Methods and mechanisms express user's handling of the vehicle by virtual feelings on the assumpt ...


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Goro Asai: Turn signal lamp, periphery monitoring device, body construction and imaging device for vehicle. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Oliff & Berridge, November 27, 2007: US07301466 (23 worldwide citation)

A side turn signal light that flashes during operation is disposed on a vehicle body side surface of a vehicle. Further, a camera that images a vehicle side zone that includes the side turn signal light in a section thereof, and a near-infrared LED for night-time illumination are respectively housed ...


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Goro Asai: Door mirror and vehicle periphery monitoring apparatus. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt L, June 26, 2012: US08208023 (1 worldwide citation)

A door mirror includes an imaging unit that is pointed downward, and a redirecting mechanism, which is positioned at least in front of and to the side of, with respect to the longitudinal direction of a vehicle, a lens of the imaging unit, for redirecting water droplets that would otherwise flow fro ...


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Goro Asai: Vehicular image display apparatus and vehicular image display method. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Oliff & Berridge, May 24, 2011: US07948517 (1 worldwide citation)

A camera is disposed on a door mirror whose operating position is changeable between a deployed position and a retracted position, so that the positional relationship of the camera with a vehicle body changes as the operating position of the door mirror changes. A region corresponding to the operati ...


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Masayuki Inoue, Hideo Kato, Takanori Ito, Goro Asai, Hideyuki Ide, Yasuhiko Yamamoto, Mitsutoshi Tamari: Driving support apparatus. Autonetworks Technologies, Sumitomo Wiring Systems, Sumitomo Electric, Oliff & Berridge, August 23, 2011: US08004562 (1 worldwide citation)

A driving support apparatus includes an imaging member taking an image corresponding to a vehicle peripheral area; a steering angle detecting member detecting a steering-wheel steering angle; a display member disposed in a vehicle interior to display the image; and a control member predicting a driv ...


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Hiroaki Yamashita, Goro Asai, Makoto Nishida, Yohei Satomi, Masaaki Amano, Yuka Shidochi: Video display apparatus, video switching apparatus, and video display method. TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Oliff, December 20, 2016: US09525829

A video display apparatus includes video output units to output signals representing first videos captured or received, respectively, and when a predetermined signal is input from an outside, only for a predetermined period, to output signals representing second videos having fixed images, instead o ...


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Goro Asai: Electronic mirror apparatus. TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, Oliff, May 8, 2018: US09963071

An electronic mirror apparatus includes an imaging part mounted at one-side or each of both-side surfaces of a vehicle and taking an image in a rear-and-side directions of the vehicle; and a display part mounted in the vehicle interior and displaying an image taken by the imaging part or an image ac ...


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Goro Asai: Vehicular image display apparatus and vehicular image display method. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Oliff & Berridge, October 7, 2004: US20040196368-A1

A camera is disposed on a door mirror whose operating position is changeable between a deployed position and a retracted position, so that the positional relationship of the camera with a vehicle body changes as the operating position of the door mirror changes. A region corresponding to the operati ...


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Akira Shinada, Mikio Kamada, Ippei Tambata, Katsuhiko Nunokawa, Hiroaki Okajima, Kazuya Sasaki, Goro Asai, Masafumi Kizu: Vehicle information processing device, vehicle, and vehicle information processing method. Sony Corporation, Oblon Spivak Mcclelland Maier & Neustadt PC, March 27, 2003: US20030060937-A1

The present invention relates to an in-vehicle device, a vehicle, and a vehicle information processing method, which are used, for example, for assisting in driving an automobile and can properly communicate a vehicle situation to a driver. The invention expresses user's handling of the vehicle by v ...