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8837155 Mobile terminal  
A mobile terminal includes a first body and a second body, a first display unit mounted to the first body, and a slide module configured to move the first body and the second body with respect to...
8838453 Interactive input method  
A user input is received by a computing device. An interactive input module determines whether the first user input is a first character of a script for a supported language. If the first user...
8836644 Method of fast typing twin special characters  
A method for inputting characters pairs in an electronic device having a user input device, a display for displaying characters input through the user input device, and a memory for storing...
8830178 Illuminatable keyboard  
A keyboard that can be illuminated comprises a key array and a base element. Key buttons of the key array are held in modules arranged on a side, facing away from either the base element or a...
8830668 Flexible hinge and removable attachment  
Flexible hinge and removable attachment techniques are described. In one or more implementations, a flexible hinge is configured to communicatively and physically couple an input device to a...
8830177 Method and apparatus for displaying view mode using face recognition  
A method for displaying screen data according to determination of a view mode in a portable terminal, and an apparatus thereof, are provided. The method includes detecting an orientation change...
8830077 Electronic device  
An electronic device includes a case, an angular velocity sensor fixed to the case, a data memory storing plural reference profiles, an output unit operating in a plurality of operation modes...
8830170 Optical pointing system and related method  
An optical pointing system includes a plurality of light sources, an image receiver, and an analyzing unit. The plurality of light sources are disposed on multiple locations of an object and...
8830176 Mobile wireless communications device to display a cursor based upon a selected keyboard mode and associated methods  
A mobile wireless communications device includes a housing to carry a wireless transceiver, a display, a keyboard, and a processor cooperating with the wireless transceiver to perform at least one...
8830163 Integrated keyboard and touchpad  
A data input system including a screen that selectably displays an image of a data input device such as a keyboard or a computer mouse. The screen tracks pressure applied by the user, and processes...
8831649 Apparatus and method for editing emoticon in a portable terminal  
Emoticon message composition is supported in a portable terminal. An edit window in the form of a lattice is displayed for message composition. During special character input selection, a list...
8832605 Method and system for controlling functions in a mobile device by multi-inputs  
A method and system for providing control functions in a mobile device according to modes of inputs are provided. The method includes receiving a proximity signal via a sensing module, detecting a...
8830174 Variable profile input button  
One or more buttons on an electronic device are mechanically coupled to actuators utilizing electroactive polymers. When active, the electroactive polymer deploys the button such that a height of...
8824135 Function expanding apparatus and electronic apparatus system  
Disclosed herein is a function expanding apparatus, including: a mounting base section adapted to receive an information processing apparatus placed thereon solely or together with a battery...
8823675 Capacitive matrix touch sensor  
A device includes a substrate, a top touch panel, and an electrode supported by the substrate including a conductive compressible material extending from the substrate to the top touch panel....
8816976 Systems and methods for text input for touch-typable devices  
Described systems and mechanisms relate to techniques for improving usability, speed, and accuracy of text input to touch-typable devices. A touch-typable device can include a movable keymask...
8816965 Predictive force sensitive keypad  
Devices and methods are described for improving the efficiency of text input by requiring more pressure to select keys on a dynamic keyboard that are improbable key presses. Examples include a...
8816977 Electronic devices with flexible displays  
Electronic devices may be provided that contain flexible displays and internal components. An internal component may be positioned under the flexible display. The internal component may be an...
8817045 Interactivity via mobile image recognition  
Systems and methods of interacting with a virtual space, in which a mobile device is used to electronically capture image data of a real-world object, the image data is used to identify information...
8811001 Electronic device  
A casing 1, a terminal plate 30 that is exchangeably mountable in an opening 23 formed in the casing 1; and a water sealing component 50 disposed around a terminal 31 formed on the terminal plate...
8811022 Electronic device with guiding mechanism for guiding flexible printed circuit board  
An electronic device with a guiding mechanism for guiding a flexible printed circuit board includes a base, a cover, two guiding members, a pushing member, the flexible printed circuit board (FPC)...
8810520 Handheld electronic device with text disambiguation  
A handheld electronic device includes a reduced QWERTY keyboard and is enabled with disambiguation software. The device provides output in the form of a default output and a number of variants. The...
8812972 Dynamic generation of soft keyboards for mobile devices  
Devices and methods are disclosed which relate to improving the efficiency of text input by dynamically generating a visually assistive virtual keyboard. Exemplary variations display a soft...
8810516 Angular sensitized keypad  
Devices and methods are disclosed which relate to improving the efficiency of text input by measuring the angle of each key press and rejecting improbable keys pressed at an off-center angle....
8803806 Notebook computer having an off-motherboard keyboard controller  
A portable information handling system, user interface components thereof, and methods of user control interface and assembly are disclosed. In one embodiment a keyboard assembly, including a large...
8803812 Apparatus and method for input of ideographic Korean syllables from reduced keyboard  
A method is for input of text symbols into an electronic device having a reduced keyboard. The reduced keyboard has keys representing a plurality of characters. The method includes receiving...
8803799 Screen protection system and method of an electronic device  
In a screen protection system and method, a first operation temperature of an electronic device is detected from each of one or more first temperature sensors, and a first ambient temperature is...
8803810 Multiple use education and entertainment device for young users  
A device which has both educational and entertainment purposes. The device has a housing which allows multiple instances of the device to be stacked together. The device has a CPU, memory, storage,...
8803811 Operational terminal device, display control device, method of operating terminal device, method of operating display control device, and system  
An operational terminal device may include a control unit to control display on a display screen of at least one operation button to control a display control device, based on button information...
8803821 Mobile device  
A method and system of controlling key operations of a mobile device comprising one or more hard keys and one or more touch keys are disclosed. An operation of one or more hard keys is detected,...
8803808 Keyboard event detection and network event generation  
Methods, systems and computer-readable storage mediums encoded with computer programs executed by one or more processors for detecting a keyboard event and generating a network event are disclosed....
8804319 Folding keyboard  
A folding keyboard has two parts which are hinged together and form the whole keyboard. An interlocking device which comprises a sliding block and a sliding vane is provided at the bottom surface...
8797269 Automatic keypad backlight adjustment on a mobile handheld electronic device  
A method is set forth for automatically adjusting keypad brightness on a mobile electronic device having a light sensor, a keypad and a backlight for the keypad, comprising obtaining light level...
8797270 Terminal device with display function  
A terminal device with a display function enables only an operation of a desired operation key valid, and easily perform the invalidation operation. In response to switching to a predetermined...
8797268 Folding mobile device  
A method and apparatus for a folding wireless device is disclosed. The wireless device may have a first housing and a second housing. Each housing may have a keyboard and a display. The housings...
8797267 Virtual hard keys on a wireless device  
Embodiments of the claimed invention provide systems and methods whereby the functionality of soft keys on a mobile electronic device may be shifted depending on the orientation of the device. The...
8797734 Electronic apparatus  
An electronic apparatus has a trapezoidally shaped first housing having a first side portion, a second side portion, slanted side portions, a bottom surface portion, and a top surface portion, the...
8797735 Electrical device having hinged structure  
An exemplary electrical device includes a first main body; a second main body; and a rotatable mechanism pivotally connected the first main body and the second main body. The rotatable mechanism...
8791918 Character input device, character-input control method, storing character input program  
According to an aspect, a character input device includes a touch panel, a vibrating unit, and a control unit. The touch panel displays a plurality of buttons each of which corresponds to a...
8791905 Handheld electronic device and method for dual-mode disambiguation of text input  
A handheld electronic device includes a reduced QWERTY keyboard and is enabled with disambiguation software that is operable to disambiguate text input. In response to an ambiguous editing input at...
8791915 Portable electronic device  
A portable electronic device is provided suitable for operation by a single user. The portable electronic device comprises a main body and at least a thin film pattern. The main body has a display...
8791906 Handheld electric device and associated method employing a multiple-axis input device and elevating the priority of certain text disambiguation results when entering text into a special input field  
A handheld electronic device includes a reduced QWERTY keyboard and is enabled with disambiguation software. The device provides output in the form of a default output and a number of variants. The...
8791884 Organic light emitting display and method of driving the same  
There is provided a method of driving an organic light emitting display capable of displaying an image with uniform brightness. The method includes storing a brightness characteristic corresponding...
8786551 Predictive keypad/keyboard lighting to guide input  
A device receives one or more input keys via a keypad associated with the device, where the keypad is separate from a display associated with the device. The device also determines one or more...
8788972 Graphical display for sorting and filtering a list in a space-constrained view  
Techniques for sorting and filtering a list in a space-constrained viewing area are described. A filter widget and a list of items are displayed in a view of an electronic display screen. In...
8786552 Handheld electronic device and associated method enabling text input in a language employing non-roman characters  
A handheld device includes a plurality of input members, a first set of which each have a Roman character assigned thereto, a least some of which have a first non-Roman and a second non-Roman...
8786548 Input device and mobile terminal having the input device  
An input device and a mobile terminal having the input device are provided. The input device includes a key button with a transparent material having an internal space, an illumination sensor...
8786547 Effects of gravity on gestures  
Techniques involving an effect of gravity on gestures are described. In one or more implementations, the techniques describe gestures that are usable to provide inputs and therefore initiate...
8786555 Feedback-providing keypad for touchscreen devices  
Computer-readable media, computerized methods, and a touchscreen device manipulating user-input elements are provided. Generally, manipulation includes identifying a predefined configuration...
8780050 Handheld electronic device with text disambiguation  
A handheld electronic device includes a reduced QWERTY keyboard and is enabled with disambiguation software. The device provides a default output based upon a frequency and variants that are not...