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9036996 System and method for infrared dongle  
A method of controlling consumer devices using an infrared dongle coupled to a mobile device includes receiving power for the infrared dongle from the mobile device. The infrared dongle includes...
9024726 Remote controller and control method for a multimedia device  
A multimedia device is disclosed in a specification. The multimedia device comprises a first interface, a memory to store a code value of a function corresponding to an electronic device coupled...
9025959 Universal systems and methods for determining an incoming carrier frequency and decoding an incoming signal  
Consumer infrared (CIR) systems typically are used in remote control systems. Most CIR systems expect a known carrier frequency and encoding scheme. However, there are many applications of a...
9020354 Apparatus, systems and methods for compensating infrared noise in an electronic system  
Remote control signal detection systems and methods are operable to compensate detected infrared energy to identify an infrared energy communication signal emitted by a remote control. An...
9007187 Communication system and communication device  
A communication system includes: a remote controller having an input unit inputting user operations and a communication unit performing bidirectional communication, transmitting a remote control...
8994229 Wireless non-contact switch for automatic doors  
The wireless non-contact switch detects movement of human body in the beam-shaped detection are which extends from the upper area on the wall toward the floor surface, and controls opening and...
8989583 Generating infrared communications on a mobile device  
A system and a method are disclosed for generating an infrared signal on a mobile device. The infrared signal is generated on a mobile device by generating a bitstream based on information to be...
8983300 Receiving infrared communications on a mobile device  
A system and a method are disclosed for receiving an infrared signal on a mobile device. The mobile device receives an infrared signal by creating an intermediate bitstream based on the received...
8983299 Display apparatus, electronic device, interactive system, and controlling methods thereof  
A display apparatus, an electronic device, an interactive system, and controlling methods thereof are provided. The display apparatus includes: a storage unit which stores peripheral device...
8958698 Versatile remote control device and system  
A radio-frequency (RF) remote control (10) has a user interface and transmits an RF signal (11) which designates a device (14) to be controlled and a command for that device. The RF signal is...
8948431 Method and apparatus for controlling an electronic system  
According to a first aspect, a method of controlling an electronic system includes the step of receiving by a first device a plurality of receivable wireless signals that are intended to control...
8929739 Remote control apparatus  
A remote control apparatus for controlling a plurality of remote controllable appliances includes a housing, an infrared signal receiving window and an infrared signal transmitting window defined...
8909055 Relay device and speaker apparatus  
A relay device includes: a housing including: a first surface; and a second surface which is different from the first surface; a light signal receiving element operable to receive a light signal...
8903563 Control device and method thereof  
A control device which controls the power of a plurality of apparatuses in a home network, and a method thereof are provided. The control device includes an input unit which receives a power off...
8872637 Method for selecting a controllable device  
The present invention relates to a method for selecting at least one of a plurality of controllable devices (121-123), wherein each of the controllable devices (121-123) is adapted to transmit a...
8867918 Remote controller  
A remote controller includes: an operation unit including plural operation keys; a radio communication unit that performs bidirectional communication with a controlled apparatus; an infrared...
8831291 System, method, and computer program product to provide wireless sensing based on an aggregate optical detection  
A system including a plurality of actuation devices with each individual actuation device configured to be manipulatable, a control panel, a plurality of diffraction gratings located on a back...
8803665 Convertible wireless remote control  
Embodiments include a convertible wireless remote control suitable for controlling a computer of a media management system offering an integrated multimedia experience. Embodiments control the...
8773246 Remote control macro instruction operation  
A remote control and method of programming a remote control for controlling components in an entertainment system are disclosed. The remote control may operate in multiple modes including a...
8766781 ***WITHDRAWN PATENT AS PER THE LATEST USPTO WITHDRAWN LIST***
Convertible wireless remote control
 
Embodiments include a convertible wireless remote control suitable for controlling a computer of a media management system offering an integrated multimedia experience. Embodiments control the...
8768171 Light-based communication for configuration of light-sensing peripherals  
The present invention relates to light-based communication, and more particularly it relates to methods for configuration of at least one remote light-sensing device, to a central light-emitting...
8761199 Codeset communication format and related methods and structures  
A codeset is described in a Public Codeset Communication Format (PCCF) as a format block including a plurality of fields having readily decipherable values, such as ASCII character values. One...
8746893 Image projection system and a method of controlling a projected pointer  
An image projection system whereby a position of a pointer on a projected image can be easily controlled from a location separated from the main control means. The system comprises a projector, a...
8736417 Remotely controlling one or more client devices detected over a wireless network using a mobile device  
According to one general aspect, a method according to the present application includes remotely controlling wirelessly networked devices via a mobile unit. The method includes receiving, at a...
8712245 System and method for infrared dongle  
A method of controlling consumer devices using an infrared dongle coupled to a mobile device includes receiving power for the infrared dongle from the mobile device. The infrared dongle includes...
8704644 Remote control system, remote control apparatus and remote control method  
Provided is a remote operation system capable of coordinating the operations of a plurality of devices without harming the familiar, intuitive behavior style of remote control operation. The...
8688271 Guiding device for guiding mobile robotic vacuum cleaner to charging base  
A guiding device for guiding a mobile robotic vacuum cleaner to a charging base is composed of a central sensor, a left sensor, and a right sensor. The mobile robotic vacuum cleaner is composed of...
8686837 Wireless remote  
Various embodiments include apparatus, systems, and methods including an apparatus comprising a remote operable to receive a non-radio frequency beacon signal, the non-radio frequency beacon...
8682169 Apparatus, systems and methods for detecting infrared signals at a media device configured to be positioned in different orientations  
Systems and methods are operable to detect infrared (IR) signals at a media device. Exemplary embodiments include a media device configured to receive media content; at least one IR detector...
8682168 Recovering energy from an IrDA/remote control transmitter circuit  
A portable electronic device with an IrDA transmitter LED is used to transmit both IrDA signals and remote control infrared signals. The device transmits remote control infrared signals with...
8670677 Remote control signal receiving circuit  
The invention is directed to decreasing the power consumption of a remote control signal receiving circuit. A receiving circuit includes a timing signal generation circuit generating a timing...
8655179 System of devices of which some include an infared remote control interface  
Infrared control signals are communicated between an infrared remote control unit (16) and an infrared controlled device (18) via network gateways (14). A sub-network of a backbone network (10) is...
8641470 Systems and methods to communicate and control actions using light emitting diodes  
In some embodiments, a signal of light may be emitted from an illumination source of a first transceiver. A second transceiver may detect a signal of light from the first transceiver that exceeds...
8628198 Lighting techniques for wirelessly controlling lighting elements  
Lighting systems, apparatus, and methods are disclosed, which employ optical transmission of two-dimensional control signals to manipulate lighting elements. The lighting apparatus can include a...
8620162 Handheld electronic device with integrated transmitters  
An electronic device may include wireless circuitry such as infrared sources that control external equipment such as televisions and set-top boxes. An infrared source may be mounted within an...
8552843 Universal remote controller having home automation function  
A universal remote controller having a radio frequency (RF) control mode for generating RF signals for controlling an RF based home automation system and having an infrared (IR) control mode for...
8549316 Method and apparatus for password output  
A method and an apparatus for account and/or password output are disclosed. In the present invention, a hot-key corresponding to an account and/or a password is set in advance. By entering the...
8536501 Virtually attached node  
The present invention provides a position control system for a remote-controlled vehicle, a vehicle operated by the control system, and a method for operating a remote-controlled vehicle. An...
8525640 Remotely controlling one or more client devices detected over a wireless network using a mobile device  
According to one general aspect, a method according to the present application includes remotely controlling wirelessly networked devices via a mobile unit. The method includes receiving, at a...
8503883 System and method for improved infrared communication between consumer appliances  
Optical or electrical attenuation is provided at the infrared (IR) receiver of a first device, such as a remote control, together with a commensurate increase in output of the IR transmitter of an...
8467685 Apparatus, systems and methods for compensating infrared noise in an electronic system  
Remote control signal detection systems and methods are operable to compensate detected infrared energy to identify an infrared energy communication signal emitted by a remote control. An...
8463128 Translation of raw formatted infrared codes  
A method of translating raw formatted IR codes to discrete formatted IR codes. A raw formatted IR message representing an IR code can be detected. The IR message can include a raw formatted device...
8463091 Methods to reconfigure all-fiber optical cross-connects  
This invention discloses methods to reconfigure highly scalable and modular automated optical cross connect switch devices comprised of large numbers of densely packed fiber strands suspended...
8433197 Methods and systems for implementing a universal set top box  
A system is disclosed. The system has a first receiver, a second receiver, and an input device configured to transmit a command signal in response to user input. The system also has an input...
8406632 Infrared communications receiver  
An objective of one embodiment of the present invention is to perform infrared communications without error by reducing abrupt noise included in a data signal when a light source of a display...
8335435 Network system  
Provided is a network system for controlling devices which operate in response to an infrared signal. The network system includes modules and a home server. The modules output the infrared signal...
8331789 Operation terminal  
An operation terminal includes a communication unit; an operation terminal control unit; a plurality of on-period light-emitting units provided in a one-to-one correspondence to the control...
8310373 System, a tool and a method for communicating with a faulted circuit indicator using a display  
Provided is a system, a tool and a method for communicating with a faulted circuit indicator (FCI), the faulted circuit indicator including a detection circuit for monitoring an electrical...
8295707 Electronic device with reflection structure for reflecting optical signal to receiver thereof  
The electronic device includes a device housing, an emitter, a receiver, and a reflection structure. The emitter is separated from the device housing and emits an optical signal. The receiver is...
8284989 Method for locating an object associated with a device to be controlled and a method for controlling the device  
The invention describes a method for locating an object (B1, B1′, B2, B3) associated with a device (D1, D2, D3) to be controlled, which method comprises aiming a pointing device (1) comprising a...

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