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Brent Bilger: Home automation system and method. Destiny Networks, DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary US, June 28, 2005: US06912429 (173 worldwide citation)

A home automation system and method for automatic control of controlled devices throughout a home. A unique architecture of occupancy sensors includes entry/exit sensors for detecting movement through doorways that separate rooms in the home, room motion sensors for detecting room occupancy, spot se ...


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Brian B Wilson, Carlton L Brown, Jeffrey Multach, Mark B Hubscher: System and method for home automation. ATT Knowledge Ventures, G Michael Roebuck, October 18, 2011: US08042048 (55 worldwide citation)

A home automation system and method are disclosed for configuring a device state including accessing a graphical user interface (GUI) in a database at a server, sending the GUI from the server to the client device, receiving an input from the client device at the server, configuring the device state ...


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Brent Bilger: Home automation system and method. Destiny Networks, Gray Cary Ware & Freidenrich, September 14, 2004: US06792319 (55 worldwide citation)

A home automation system and method for automatic control of controlled devices throughout a home. A unique architecture of occupancy sensors includes entry/exit sensors for detecting movement through doorways that separate rooms in the home, room motion sensors for detecting room occupancy, spot se ...


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Brian B Wilson, Carlton L Brownfield, Mark B Hubacher, Jason E Savard, Mari S Wul: Home automation system and method. AT&T Intellectual Property I, G Michael Roebuck PC, August 20, 2013: US08516087 (22 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment a method is disclosed for interacting with a controllable device in an internet protocol television (IPTV) system. The method receives at a control server, device state data for the controllable device from a first client device in the IPTV network; accesses user interface (UI) dat ...


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Roger A Cockrell, Steven Michael Wollmershauser, Thomas S Webster, Brian Wilson, Alison Raphael: Home automation system and method including remote media access. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Toler Law Group PC, July 24, 2012: US08230466 (10 worldwide citation)

In a particular illustrative embodiment, a portable personal media player includes a first interface, a second interface, a display, an audio output, a keypad and a processor. The first interface communicates via a network with a residential gateway that is communicatively coupled to a plurality of ...


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Brian B Wilson, Carlton L Brown, Jeffrey Multach, Mark B Hubscher: System and method for home automation. AT&T Intellectual Property I, G Michael Roebuck, August 6, 2013: US08504921 (7 worldwide citation)

A home automation system and method are disclosed for configuring a device state including but not limited to receiving an input from the client device at the server, configuring the device state in the database at the server in accordance with the input, and sending the configured device state from ...


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Poulet Olivier, Lagarde Eric: (Fr) Interface de commande dun systeme domotique et procede pour son fonctionnement, (En) Interface for controlling a home automation system and method for operating same. Somfy Sas, Poulet Olivier, Lagarde Eric, MOREAU St├ęphane, September 8, 2006: WO/2006/092695 (5 worldwide citation)

(EN) The invention concerns a control interface (3) for controlling a system (1) comprising house automation appliances (2a to 2e). It comprises input keys (8, 9) and an information display (4) and is characterized in that the display includes a main area (5) subdivided into boxes (6a, 6b) in each o ...


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Lee Seung Moon, Jang Dong Wan: Home automation system and method using telephone and television. Korea Micronic, Hanjin Engineering And Const, July 20, 1996: KR1019940007529 (1 worldwide citation)

The system includes: a micom(100); a door call detector(200) and a matching unit(210) for communicating between a door phone(240) and a telephone(580); a TV channel converter(300) and a driver(310) for monitoring a visitor with a TV(320); a security call detector(400) and a matching unit for communi ...


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Mccormack James J A: Home automation system and method for controlling the same. KONINKLIJKE PHILIPS ELECTRONICS, Bekkers Joost, December 29, 2010: WO/2010/150155 (1 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a home automation system and a method for controlling the same. In order to stably control a continuing concerted adjustment action of a continuously variable parameter by means of few and low-sized commands in order to avoid overloading of a low-data rate network while prov ...


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Roger A Cockrell, Steven Michael Wollmershauser, Thomas S Webster, Brian Wilson, Alison Raphael: Home automation system and method including remote media access. AT&T Intellectual Property I, Toler Law Group PC, October 18, 2016: US09473324

A media player device includes a first, a second, and a third interface, and a processor. The first interface communicates with a residential gateway via a wide area network and/or a local area network, and the residential gateway is coupled to a plurality of electronic devices. The second interface ...



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