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Satoshi Matsuura, Takahiro Kudo, Eiichi Naito, Hideyuki Yoshida, Jun Ozawa, Mototaka Yoshioka: Application program prediction method and mobile terminal. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, August 11, 2009: US07574661 (42 worldwide citation)

A mobile terminal that appropriately predicts an application that a user is likely to use that includes: an input device that selects and executes any of two or more applications; a GPS reception unit; a behavior pattern extraction unit that creates a usage prediction rule of the application execute ...


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Satoshi Matsuura, Takahiro Kudo, Jun Ozawa, Mototaka Yoshioka: Information providing device. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, December 21, 2010: US07856311 (27 worldwide citation)

An information providing system that provides information to a traveling user, includes a visit history record unit which detects that the user visits a place which is away from a user's living area in order to generate a travel history, and records, as a visit history, the travel history together w ...


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Mototaka Yoshioka, Jun Ozawa: Map information updating apparatus and map information updating method. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack, May 27, 2008: US07379812 (21 worldwide citation)

Provided is a map information updating apparatus which can automatically select map information optimal for the user from among plural map information, and update an original map using the selected map information. The map information updating apparatus includes: a map information storage unit which ...


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Mototaka Yoshioka, Jun Ozawa: Route information display device and route information display method. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, March 6, 2012: US08131467 (14 worldwide citation)

A route information display device calculates a branch point in routes to a plurality of inputted destinations, and uses the branch point to control information modes. A route information display device includes: a departure point input unit that detects a current location of the user; a multiple de ...


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Mototaka Yoshioka, Jun Ozawa, Takashi Tajima: Parental alert and child tracking device which determines if a child has deviated from a predicated travel route. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, February 14, 2012: US08115625 (13 worldwide citation)

A system is provided including a first detection unit detecting a position of a first terminal, a second detection unit detecting a position of a second terminal, and a notification area determination unit determining a notification area based on the detected position of the second terminal, wherein ...


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Mototaka Yoshioka, Jun Ozawa, Takahiro Kudo: Map display device and map display method. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, August 12, 2008: US07412326 (13 worldwide citation)

A map display device which scroll-displays a travel route simply scroll-displays a route from a current driving location to a destination on an entire screen. The map display device of the present invention is a map display device which displays a map regarding a travel route of a mobile object, and ...


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Jun Ozawa, Takashi Tajima, Mototaka Yoshioka, Takahiro Kudoh: Destination prediction apparatus and method thereof. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, November 29, 2011: US08068977 (13 worldwide citation)

To provide a destination prediction apparatus which predicts a destination more accurately than before. A destination prediction apparatus which predicts a destination of a mobile object includes: a stay characteristic accumulating unit in which stay characteristic information indicating a time peri ...


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Mototaka Yoshioka, Jun Ozawa: Travel support system and travel support method. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, November 23, 2010: US07840331 (12 worldwide citation)

The invention is a travel support system using notified non-equipped vehicle information, and including an equipped-vehicle detecting unit detecting a presence and a position of an vehicle equipped with a communication module for communicating with another vehicle, a non-equipped-vehicle detecting u ...


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Mototaka Yoshioka, Jun Ozawa: Destination prediction apparatus and destination prediction method. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, September 2, 2008: US07419095 (6 worldwide citation)

To provide a destination prediction apparatus which can predict a destination of a user by using a carried item carried by the user, the destination prediction apparatus according to the present invention includes: a position information detection unit which detects a present position of a mobile te ...


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Mototaka Yoshioka: Mobile device and method for identifying location thereof. Panasonic Corporation, Wenderoth Lind & Ponack L, January 8, 2013: US08351958 (3 worldwide citation)

To provide a mobile device which can accurately identify a location of the mobile device in relation to a user. The mobile device includes: an operation input unit (101) which receives an input of operation information entered by the user; a sensor unit (102) which detect speed information regarding ...