Lee Jae Ho, Kim Hark Sang, Choi Do Hwan, Ryu Yeong Moo: Mutifunction device and a controlling method thereof, specifically for enabling a user to be supplied with various additional functions by only carrying the multifunction device. Samsung Electronics, December 1, 2005: KR1020040037829 (2 worldwide citation)

PURPOSE: A multifunction device and a controlling method thereof are provided to enable a PHT(Portable Home Theater) to additionally have various different additional functions while conducting a call function by comprising an RF(Radio Frequency) unit which carries out an RF communication function. ...

Steven J Ganem, Hiroshi A Mendoza, Morris P Kesler, Konrad J Kulikowski, Andre B Kurs, Alexander P McCauley, Eric R Giler, Katherine L Hall, Gozde Guckaya: Wirelessly powered audio devices. WiTricity Corporation, Fish & Richardson P C, January 10, 2017: US09544683 (1 worldwide citation)

Techniques herein provide wireless energy transfer to audio devices such as headphones, headsets, hearing aids, and the like. Audio devices are integrated with a device resonator. The device resonator may be positioned and oriented to reduce interaction with lossy or sensitive components of the audi ...

Jay D Logue, Grant M Erickson, Sunny Vardhan Gujjaru, Michael Dixon, Jiakang Lu: Time variant data profile for a fabric network. Google, Colby Nipper, May 8, 2018: US09967228 (1 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for exchanging a data stream of information that varies over time using a message format. The message format includes a version field that indicates a version of a structure of the message format. The message format also includes one or more resources fields that each identifies ...

Anthony M Fadell, Matthew L Rogers, Yoky Matsuoka, David Sloo, Maxime Veron, Shigefumi Honjo: Devices, methods, and associated information processing for security in a smart-sensored home. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, October 24, 2017: US09798979 (1 worldwide citation)

This patent specification relates to apparatus, systems, methods, and related computer program products for providing home security objectives, such as calculating a security score for a home. More particularly, this patent specification relates to a plurality of devices, including intelligent, mult ...

Botond Szatmary, Vadim Polonichko: Apparatus and methods for programming and training of robotic household appliances. Brain Corporation, Gazdzinski & Associates PC, August 1, 2017: US09717387 (1 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods for training and operating of robotic appliances. Robotic appliance may be operable to clean user premises. The user may train the appliance to perform cleaning operations in constrained areas. The appliance may be configured to clean other area of the premises automatically. T ...

Enrique Travieso, Eugenio Alvarez, Charles Whiteman, Adam Rubenstein, William Fleming: Dynamic language translation of web site content. MOTIONPOINT CORPORATION, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, January 9, 2018: US09864809 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and computer readable medium for facilitating selection of a preferred language associated with a website. In one example, information including information relating to a user is first received via the communication platform. The received information is then automatically analyzed ...

Roy Shkedi, Dror Ben Yishai: Targeted television advertising based on profiles linked to multiple online devices. Intent IQ, Louis J Hoffman, David S Alavi, March 7, 2017: US09591380 (1 worldwide citation)

A profile provider: (i) associates a primary online device (OD1) with a set-top box (STB); (ii) a location of OD1 at some point in time is estimated to be “near” the STB, thereby establishing a STB proxy location; (iii) one or more secondary online devices (OD2s) are observed to be located “near” th ...

Christopher John Lish, Oleg Rybakov, Sonjeev Jahagirdar, Junxiong Jia, Neil David Cooper, Avnish Sikka: Visual and audio recognition for scene change events. Amazon Technologies, Polsinelli, January 3, 2017: US09536161 (1 worldwide citation)

Various embodiments describe systems and methods for utilizing a reduced amount of processing capacity for incoming data over time, and, in response to detecting a scene-change-event, notify one or more data processors that a scene-change-event has occurred, and cause incoming data to be processed a ...

Eric Norman Badger, Drew Elliott Linerud, Itai Almog, Timothy S Paek, Parthasarathy Sundararajan, Dmytro Rudchenko, Asela J Gunawardana: User-centric soft keyboard predictive technologies. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Klarquist Sparkman, April 4, 2017: US09613015 (1 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method are disclosed for providing feedback and guidance to touch screen device users to improve text entry user experience and performance by generating input history data including character probabilities, word probabilities, and touch models. According to one embodiment, a method ...

Renato L Smith: Apparatus operable to facilitate access to information. Orginatic, March 7, 2017: US09588550 (1 worldwide citation)

The apparatus, in an embodiment, is structured to support a display device and keyboard. The apparatus has one or more members or portions. The one or more members or portions of the apparatus are moveable to facilitate access to information.