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Jay D Logue: Service provisioning profile for a fabric network. Google, Colby Nipper, December 19, 2017: US09847964 (2 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for pairing a device to an account managed by a remote service include connecting to a commissioning device. The commissioning device is a device that manages pairing of devices to a remote service. Pairing the device to the fabric in a remote service also includes receiving serv ...


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Robert Szewczyk, Jay D Logue: Alarm profile for a fabric network. Google, Colby Nipper, November 14, 2017: US09819638 (2 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for transferring alarm information by sending an alarm message containing information about an alarm. The alarm message includes an alarm counter indicator that indicates whether an alarm status has changed from a previous alarm message. The alarm message also includes one or mor ...


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Anthony Michael Fadell, Matthew Lee Rogers, Yoky Matsuoka, David Sloo, Shigefumi Honjo, Scott A McGaraghan, Michael Plitkins, Maxime Veron, Isabel Guenette: Occupant notification of visitor interaction with a doorbell at a smart-home. GOOGLE, Van Court & Aldridge, April 18, 2017: US09626841 (2 worldwide citation)

This patent specification relates to apparatus, systems, methods, and related computer program products for providing home security/smart home objectives. More particularly, this patent specification relates to a plurality of devices, including intelligent, multi-sensing, network-connected devices, ...


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Michael W Johnson, Ryo Koyama, Michael J S Smith: Techniques for the deployment and management of network connected devices. Weaved, Patrick E Caldwell Esq, The Caldwell Firm, July 18, 2017: US09712486 (2 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and computer program product for Internet of Things (IoT) network-connected devices. Embodiments include methods and systems for registering one or more listener devices (e.g., mobile phones or tablets, etc.) to receive messages from one or more notification devices (e.g., web came ...


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Dukkeun Yoo, Wonho Lee: Display device having subpixels of four colors in each pixel. LG Display, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, February 14, 2017: US09570020 (2 worldwide citation)

A disclosed display device includes a display panel including a plurality of data lines and a plurality of gate lines intersecting the data lines, and a pixel array comprising a plurality of pixels arranged in a matrix form, each pixel being divided into a subpixel having a first color, a subpixel h ...


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Clarke S Watson, Benjamin W Cook, Axel D Berny, Jason A Trachewsky: Un-tethered wireless audio system. Apple, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, April 11, 2017: US09621987 (2 worldwide citation)

A wireless speaker audio system configured to receive audio information wirelessly transmitted by an audio source including first and second wireless transceivers. The first wireless transceiver establishes a bidirectional secondary wireless link with the audio source for receiving and acknowledging ...


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Takamitsu Sasaki, Minehisa Nagata: Control method for information apparatus and computer-readable recording medium. PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CORPORATION OF AMERICA, Greenblum & Bernstein, December 26, 2017: US09851878 (2 worldwide citation)

A control method according to the present disclosure causes a computer of an information apparatus to: display on the display a display screen representing a floor plan of a building; display on the display screen device icons respectively representing the one or more target devices, the device icon ...


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Lie Lu, Jun Wang, Alan Seefeldt, Mingqing Hu: Equalizer controller and controlling method. Dolby Laboratories Licensing Corporation, April 11, 2017: US09621124 (2 worldwide citation)

Equalizer controller and controlling method are disclosed. In one embodiment, an equalizer controller includes an audio classifier for identifying the audio type of an audio signal in real time; and an adjusting unit for adjusting an equalizer in a continuous manner based on the confidence value of ...


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Nikos Kaburlasos, Scott W Cheng, Devon Worrell: Camera driven audio spatialization. Intel Corporation, Trop Pruner & Hu P C, March 14, 2017: US09596555 (2 worldwide citation)

A camera input can be used by the computer to support audio spatialization or to improve audio spatialization of an application that already supports it. A computer system may to support audio spatialization, for example, by modifying the relative latency or relative amplitude of the rendered audio ...


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David Robinson: Loudness level control for audio reception and decoding equipment. Eldon Technology, Lowe Graham Jones PLLC, August 30, 2016: US09430185 (2 worldwide citation)

The application discusses a computer implemented method and apparatus for performing audio equalization in an audio receiver device, such as an integrated receiver/decoder or set top box, or integrated TV, connected to one or more audio playback devices, such as a television unit, computer screen an ...