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Makoto Funabiki, Akihiro Tatsuta, Hiroshi Ohue: HDMI logical address assignment method for use in wireless communication system. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, December 7, 2010: US07849218 (19 worldwide citation)

A CEC controller of a wireless node device determines a destination logical address of a polling message received through a wired interface circuit based on an address list table in an address list memory when the polling message is received from a wired interface circuit, and transmits an ACK for t ...


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Shinkichi Ikeda, Makoto Funabiki: Mobility managing method and mobile terminal. Matsushita Electric Industrial, RatnerPrestia, November 20, 2007: US07299044 (12 worldwide citation)

In a mobile communication system using a mobile IP, a mobile terminal determines a main home agent and a main home address. When the mobile terminal moved to a network different in service form, a home address for use on a moved-in domain network is registered as a primary care of address to the mai ...


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Hirokazu Kobayashi, Taisuke Matsumoto, Toyoki Kawahara, Makoto Funabiki, Shinkichi Ikeda: Mobile communication device, mobile router, and mobile communication system. Matsushita Electric Industrial, RatnerPrestia, September 23, 2008: US07428217 (8 worldwide citation)

Provided are a service-type recording section for recording a characteristic of a service to be utilized by the mobile communication device and an interface recording section for recording an externally-connecting interface type of within a network and a characteristic thereof. The interface decisio ...


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Shinkichi Ikeda, Masayuki Kumazawa, Makoto Funabiki: Multi-interface communication device, terminal, and path switching method. Panasonic Corporation, RatnerPrestia, February 22, 2011: US07894383 (6 worldwide citation)

A router, if judging that a routing function is impossible to execute, sends out a connection instruction message including the address of a terminal on a local network terminating the relaying flow, to another router to solicit switching. The router having received the connection instruction messag ...


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Hirokazu Kobayashi, Taisuke Matsumoto, Shinkichi Ikeda, Makoto Funabiki, Masayuki Kumazawa, Toyoki Kawahara: Network connection apparatus and network connection switching method. Matsushita Electric Industrial, RatnerPrestia, October 7, 2008: US07433317 (6 worldwide citation)

Between network connection apparatuses connected to each other by use of a virtual redundant arrangement, a first network connection apparatus that is in a standby state receives an advertisement message from a second network connection apparatus that is active as a network connection apparatus, and ...


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Makoto Funabiki, Akihiro Tatsuta, Hiroshi Ohue: Wireless communication device automatically connecting for HDMI devices. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, September 11, 2012: US08266658 (6 worldwide citation)

A wireless node device determines an origination port number, communicates with the wireless node device to exchange a destination port number determined by the wireless node device and the origination port number determined by the wireless node device, and associates the origination port number wit ...


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Makoto Funabiki, Akihiro Tatsuta, Hiroshi Ohue: Wireless communication device transmitting and receiving CEC messages of HDMI. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, July 3, 2012: US08214726 (6 worldwide citation)

When a wired interface circuit receives a CEC message destined for a node device connected through a wireless transceiver circuit, a CEC controller of a wireless node device outputs an ACK for the received CEC message from the wired interface circuit, and transmits a wireless data packet containing ...


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Makoto Funabiki, Akihiro Tatsuta, Hiroshi Ohue, Hiroshi Mitani, Toshiroh Nishio: Method of transmitting video data for wirelessly transmitting three-dimensional video data. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, April 23, 2013: US08427525 (6 worldwide citation)

A sink device transmits a video information message to the source device, the video information message including video format information identifiers for identifying video formats supported by the sink device, which are selected from among a plurality of video format information identifiers for ide ...


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Junji Yoshida, Makoto Funabiki, Tetsuya Sato: Input and output switching device and input and output switching method. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, December 3, 2013: US08601520 (3 worldwide citation)

In the wireless HDMI converter, appropriate audio data input switching is performed, and, when an instruction is received, an audio data extraction unit extracts audio data from video and audio data received by an HDMI input interface from an STB, and an optical audio output interface outputs the ex ...


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Koichi Murase, Makoto Funabiki, Keiichiro Obayashi: Wireless communications system, adaptor apparatus for video apparatus, video apparatus and control method for wireless communications system. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack, May 7, 2013: US08436944 (3 worldwide citation)

In a wireless communication adapter device, in order to reduce connection time to a destination when another sink device is selected as the destination, a control unit included in the wireless communications adaptor device determines whether a device ID of an adapter device for a sink device and EDI ...