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9041662 Touch sensitive device  
A touch sensitive device comprising a panel capable of supporting bending waves, a user-accessible touch sensitive screen on or forming part of a face of the panel, the touch sensitive screen...
9035871 Input detecting apparatus, and associated method, for electronic device  
An apparatus, and an associated method, forms a user interface permitting input of input instructions to an electronic device. Input commands are evidence by tactile input forces applied to a...
9032292 Simultaneous display of multiple maximized applications on touch screen electronic devices  
The present disclosure provides for a touch screen electronic device to display two or more running applications simultaneously in a side-by-side layout in a split screen mode of the device. Two...
9030447 Surface acoustic wave touch panel and manufacturing method thereof  
A surface acoustic wave touch panel includes a flexible substrate, an acoustic wave transmitting layer, an adhering layer, a piezoelectricity layer, and an electrode layer. The acoustic wave...
9024909 Sensing  
An apparatus including a capacitance touch sensor arrangement configured to have a variable capacitance that varies when a user finger touches the capacitance touch sensor arrangement; and at...
9013441 Smart scanning for a capacitive sensing array  
A method and apparatus scan a plurality of scan groups in a capacitive sense array to generate signals corresponding to a mutual capacitance between the electrodes. Each of the plurality of scan...
9013451 Through display ultrasonic touch-screen monitor  
A touch-screen monitor is described. The monitor includes an ultrasonic sensor for detecting motion of an object that is placed in contact with the monitor.
9001060 Touch sensitive device  
A method of generating a keyboard switch haptic sensation in a coupled system comprising a touch-sensitive surface and a force exciter or actuator coupled to the touch-sensitive surface, the...
9002715 Information processor  
Information processor 1 includes display unit 30 for displaying an interface screen having function execution key unit 23 indicating a prescribed function for each function type, and interface...
8982104 Touch typing emulator for a flat surface  
A touch typing emulator to be placed on any flat surface is made from as few as two acoustic sensors connected by a wire that determines the separation between the sensors and is connected by a...
8970502 User identification for multi-user touch screens  
The invention relates to a touch screen system with a touch screen (400) comprising a transparent and electrically conductive surface (450) arranged to receive touches from users (UA, UB) of the...
8970507 Method of waking up and a portable electronic device configured to perform the same  
Methods of waking a portable electronic device are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises: causing the portable electronic device to enter a sleep mode in which a touch-sensitive...
8957875 Method for adjusting sensitivity of touch panels  
The present application relates to a method for adjusting the sensitivity of a touch panel. A look up table is built. The look up table includes a charging station look up table and a discharging...
8957330 Modular remote with touchscreen  
A modular remote with touchscreen including a first member having a first sensor diposed on an anterior end and a first connection port disposed on a rear end; a second member having a touchscreen...
8947378 Portable electronic apparatus and touch sensing method  
The invention discloses a touch sensing method and a portable electronic apparatus. The portable electronic apparatus includes a capacitive touch sensor unit, an acoustic touch sensor unit and a...
8941625 Control using movements  
A movement of an object is recognised as a predetermined movement, by transmitting signals between transmitter-receiver pairs, which are reflected from the object. A first event is recorded for...
8941623 Methods and devices for determining user input location based on device support configuration  
Methods and devices are provided for determining location of an input on a surface of a device using a plurality of acoustic sensing elements. An exemplary method comprises determining a current...
8941617 Image input-output device with color layer between photodetector and display elements to improve the accuracy of reading images in color  
An image input-output device includes a pixel which displays an image and reads an image. The pixel includes a photodetector element, a color layer, and a display element. The color layer is...
8928594 Apparatus and method for controlling operation of mobile terminal  
A method of controlling the operation of a mobile terminal is provided. By dynamically selecting or setting a specific function of a mobile terminal according to a change in pressure or contact...
8928630 Mobile device and method for processing an acoustic signal  
A mobile device and method for processing an acoustic signal are provided. The mobile device may calculate a position of an inputted touch and recognize a character from the calculated position....
8928500 State determination device, state determination method, and program  
There is provided a state determination device including an input point acquisition section which acquires position information of an input point specified by an operating object, a reference...
8913039 Method and device for locating at least one touch on a touch-sensitive surface of an object  
This method for locating at least one touch on a touch-sensitive surface of an object comprises the following steps: monitoring (100) of at least one touch by propagating (102), in the...
8907930 Methods and devices for determining user input location using acoustic sensing elements  
Methods and devices are provided for determining location of an input on a surface of a device using an acoustic sensing element. An exemplary method begins by determining an anticipated acoustic...
8890852 Acoustic touch signal dispersion response and minimization  
A touch input system includes a substrate configured to support propagation of acoustic signals, a transducer in communication with the substrate and configured to transmit or receive the acoustic...
8884927 Tactile feedback generated by phase conjugation of ultrasound surface acoustic waves  
Described embodiments include a system and a method. A system includes an ultrasound locator transmitter acoustically coupled with an ultrasound-conducting layer of a display surface and...
8884897 Touch panel device and electronic device with improved haptic feedback  
A touch panel device, includes a transparent protective substrate disposed on a front side of the touch panel, the protective substrate being configured by joining a first glass substrate residing...
8884171 Pen transcription system with improved noise rejection  
A transcription module having a mounting unit, acoustical receivers and an EM detector is disclosed. The mounting unit is adapted for positioning the transcription module over a work surface....
8872761 Method and device for processing signals from a pointing device  
The invention relates to a pointing device and a method for processing signals from such a pointing device, said device comprising a base and an actuator movable with respect to the base, and a...
8854340 Touch device with force feedback function  
A touch device includes a touch sensing unit, a vibrator and a vibration transmitting unit. The vibrator is used for generating vibration energy. The vibration transmitting unit is installed on a...
8847926 Touch panel with improved touch position determining capability  
A surface acoustic wave (SAW) touch panel with improved touching precision is provided. By forming a matte surface that diffuses a back wave generated by the edge of the SAW touch panel due to...
8847894 Providing tactile feedback incident to touch actions  
A method, system, and medium are provided for providing tactile feedback in association with contact to a touchscreen display of a mobile device. One embodiment of the method includes receiving a...
8830211 Contact sensitive device  
Bending wave vibration is used to calculate information relating to a contact on a contact sensitive device. The contact sensitive device has a member capable of supporting bending waves, and a...
8780053 Vibrating substrate for haptic interface  
A haptic device is provided having a substrate with a touch surface and one or more actuators for vibrating the substrate in a multiplicity of higher resonant modes, each of which has a high...
8780040 Handwriting input device  
A handwriting input device includes a housing and a nib selectively exposed from a bottom side of the housing or hidden in the housing. The device further includes a pressure sensor, a motion...
8773367 Multi-point touch screen and touch detection method  
A multi-point touch screen suitable for a mobile apparatus is disclosed, which can output accurate touch images of a touch region by scanning, line by line, the touch region via an induction...
8749517 Touch-sensing device with a touch hold function and a corresponding method  
The invention relates to a touch-sensing device comprising an interaction surface with a touch location system for determining a touch position based on an acoustic signal. Gaskets, forming a...
8730213 Method and system for detecting touch events based on redundant validation  
A method of detecting a touch event on an acoustic fingerprint based touch system comprises digitizing at least two signals to form first and second sets of digitized signals. The at least two...
8723841 Touch sensor and display device  
A touch sensor that may detect an object away from the sensor is provided. The touch sensor includes one or more drive electrodes; one or more detection electrodes forming capacitance in...
8717310 Stylus  
A stylus comprises a first shell, a second shell, a first slide enabling member. The first shell has a first hole defined therethough. The second shell is slidably accommodated in the first hole...
8692142 Circuit for determining positions of contacts on capacitive position detecting panel, touch panel module and method for detecting contacts on capacitive position detecting panel  
The invention provides a circuit for determining positions of contacts on a capacitive position detecting panel. The capacitive position detecting panel includes a plurality of sensing lines and...
8681096 Automatic switching between functions emulated by a click pad device  
Touchpad devices emulating button functionality (“click pad” devices) that simultaneously emulates multiple functionalities are described herein. In addition, embodiments provide for click pad...
8641197 Acoustical receiver and pen transcription system adapted for rejecting virtual pen images  
An acoustical receiver for detecting an acoustical signal characterized by a wavelength and a pen transcription system utilizing the same are disclosed. The receiver includes a detector that...
8633915 Single-layer touch-sensitive display  
A touch sensor panel having co-planar single-layer touch sensors fabricated on a single side of a substrate is disclosed. The drive and sense lines can be fabricated as column-like patterns in a...
8624878 Piezo-based acoustic and capacitive detection  
One particular implementation conforming to aspects of the present disclosure takes the form of an input device for a computing system. The input device includes a input surface on which one or...
8624839 Support-surface apparatus to impart tactile feedback  
Described herein are techniques related to a support surface (e.g., a mousepad) for imparting a tactile feedback (e.g., haptics) to a human-machine interactive (HMI) device (e.g., a mouse)...
8618428 System and method for determining object information using an estimated rigid motion response  
The embodiments described herein provide devices and methods that facilitate improved performance. Specifically, the devices and methods provide the ability to determine object information for...
8619063 Method for determining a touch event and touch sensitive device  
The invention relates to a method for determining a touch event provided by a user on an interaction surface of a touch sensitive device comprising the steps of: sensing a raw signal by a...
8619046 Information processing apparatus, notification method, and program  
An information processing apparatus is disclosed which includes: an operation display device displaying a plurality of virtual operation keys on a display screen in a predetermined key layout so...
RE44658 Storage medium having input processing program stored thereon and input processing device  
An input processing device comprises a display screen and a pointing device for inputting corresponding 2-dimensional coordinates on the display screen. A 3-dimensional space is displayed on the...
8605053 Method and device for detecting user input  
A method and a device for detecting user input includes receiving a user input at an input arrangement of a user interface. The input arrangement has at least one piezoelectric sensor that...

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