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9075434 Translating user motion into multiple object responses  
A system for translating user motion into multiple object responses of an on-screen object based on user interaction of an application executing on a computing device is provided. User motion data...
9041804 Input device, vehicle environment monitoring apparatus, icon switch selection method, and recording medium  
An input device, wherein the screen (18a) of a display device (18) is divided into two regions, a region (A1) and a region (A2), and the icon switch displayed in the region including the position...
9041689 Estimating fingertip position using image analysis  
A computing device and/or application executing on the device can utilize fingertip tracking using a camera. However, when the fingertip is in a dead zone (an area that is not viewable by the...
9043732 Apparatus and method for user input for controlling displayed information  
In accordance with an example embodiment of the present invention, a method for proximity based input is provided, comprising: detecting presence of an object in close proximity to an input...
9043733 Weighted N-finger scaling and scrolling  
In one example, a method includes receiving an indication of an input gesture detected at a presence-sensitive input device, where the input gesture includes one or more input points and each...
9041658 Touch screen device and operating method thereof  
A touch screen device and an operating method are provided in which only a specific position on a touch screen is activated to receive signals. The touch screen device includes a screen including...
9035971 Image display apparatus, image display method, and of image display program  
An image display apparatus includes a communication unit to communicate with information processing apparatuses; an image synthesizing unit to synthesize a multi-segmented screen image composed of...
9032336 Gesture input system, method and program  
The present invention provides an input interface that a human can operate naturally and intuitively using a human gesture (motion), by including means for acquiring motion information based on a...
9030430 Multi-touch navigation mode  
Techniques are disclosed for providing a navigation mode in electronic touch sensitive devices. The navigation mode can be used to advance forward and backward through displayed pages of content...
9032337 Method and apparatus for unlocking electronic appliance  
An unlocking method and apparatus for an electronic appliance are disclosed. The method and apparatus may enable a user to unlock the electronic appliance by identifying a gesture and to invoke a...
9032338 Devices, methods, and graphical user interfaces for navigating and editing text  
An electronic device displays text of an electronic document on a display; displays an insertion marker at a first position in the text of the electronic document; detects a first horizontal...
9030498 Combining explicit select gestures and timeclick in a non-tactile three dimensional user interface  
A method including presenting, by a computer, multiple interactive items on a display coupled to the computer, and receiving, from a depth sensor, a sequence of three-dimensional (3D) maps...
9024895 Touch pad operable with multi-objects and method of operating same  
The present invention provides a touch pad operable with multi-objects and a method of operating such a touch pad. The touch pad includes a touch structure for sensing touch points of a first and...
9026950 Gesture-enabled settings  
Techniques (200) and apparatuses (102, 800) for gesture-enabled settings are described. In some embodiments, a gesture manager (112) is configured to enable selection (202) to enter a settings...
9025168 Information processing device and image forming apparatus  
An information processing device includes: a display portion that can display a plurality of icons including first information; a detection portion that detects a contact to the display portion;...
9025812 Methods, systems, and products for gesture-activation  
Methods, systems, and products are disclosed recognizing gestures. A sequence of images is captured by a camera and compared to a stored sequence of images in memory. A gesture is then recognized...
9026932 Edge navigation user interface  
A user interface for a touch-screen display of a computing device is described. The user interface has an edge navigation feature designed to facilitate navigation through digital content items,...
9024894 Remote control including touch-sensing surface  
As discussed herein according to one configuration, a remote controller device includes a touch-sensing surface, touch processing logic, and a communication interface. The touch-sensing surface...
9025022 Method and apparatus for gesture recognition using a two dimensional imaging device  
Certain aspects of an apparatus and method for gesture recognition using a two Dimensional (2D) imaging device may include capturing a first image of a hand in a first position, capturing a second...
9026951 Device, method, and graphical user interface for selection of views in a three-dimensional map based on gesture inputs  
An electronic device displays a first map view of a map that includes one or more map objects on a touch-sensitive display. While displaying the first map view, the device detects a first gesture...
9021378 Mobile terminal and method for controlling virtual key pad thereof  
A mobile terminal and a method for controlling a virtual key pad thereof are disclosed. The mobile terminal identifies a touch pattern of a touch action of each of a plurality of virtual keys, and...
9021393 Mobile terminal for bookmarking icons and a method of bookmarking icons of a mobile terminal  
A mobile terminal is presented. The mobile terminal includes a memory unit, a touchscreen configured to display an icon, and a controller configured to control an operation associated with a...
9021403 Touch input gesture based command  
A touch input gesture made on a touch sensitive display is described for providing a quick and efficient method for initiating the opening of a text input box. The initiation of opening the text...
9021379 Matching of gesture keyboard strokes with predefined stroke templates  
A method is provided for determining a word input by a gesture stroke on a virtual keyboard. The method includes receiving data representing the gesture stroke, analyzing the data to identify a...
9021387 Re-sizing user interface object on touch sensitive display  
A resizable user interface object on a touch sensitive display is resized based on detection of first and second contacts at first and second locations on the touch sensitive display. The object...
9019693 Electronic device and peripheral element ejecting method thereof  
An electronic device capable of ejecting a peripheral element is disclosed, including a housing, a first wheel and a driving unit. The housing has a chamber, wherein the peripheral element is...
9021402 Operation of mobile device interface using gestures  
In general, this disclosure describes techniques for providing a user of a computing device (e.g., a mobile device) with the ability to utilize drawn gestures to operate objects displayed on a...
9015639 Methods and systems for navigating a list with gestures  
Methods and systems for facilitating the navigation of a list of content items with gestures are described. Consistent with some embodiments, a computing device detects simple gestures, and in...
9015641 Electronic device and method of providing visual notification of a received communication  
A method includes displaying information associated with an application on an electronic device, providing a visual notification of a received communication, and detecting a gesture. In response...
9015638 Binding users to a gesture based system and providing feedback to the users  
Techniques for managing a set of states associated with a capture device are disclosed herein. The capture device may detect and bind to users, and may provide feedback about whether the capture...
9015640 System and method for providing direct access to an application when unlocking a consumer electronic device  
A consumer electronic device has an orientation sensor and a lock control. The orientation sensor outputs signals identifying the orientation of the device, while the lock control to allow a user...
9007299 Motion control used as controlling device  
Techniques for using a motion sensitive device as a controller are disclosed. A motion controller as an input/control device is used to control an existing electronic device (a.k.a., controlled...
9008619 Mobile terminal and control method of the same  
A mobile terminal that may be able to access a wireless communication network and a control method thereof are provided. The mobile terminal includes: a wireless communication unit configured to...
9009588 Customization of GUI layout based on history of use  
A hand-held electronic device, method of operation and computer readable medium are disclosed. The device may include a case having one or more major surfaces. A visual display and a touch...
9009629 Motion-based user interface feature subsets  
The present disclosure relates to motion adaptive user equipment (UE) in a wireless communications network environment adapted for selecting one or more subsets of accessible user interface (UI)...
9003335 Mobile terminal and method for providing user interface thereof  
The present disclosure relates to a mobile terminal capable of displaying a plurality of objects on a wallpaper, and a method for providing a user interface thereof. The mobile terminal includes a...
9003334 Editing content using multiple touch inputs  
Multitouch capabilities can be used to allow a user to set adjust one or more application control parameters at the same time as editing commands are provided via touch input. The control...
9001368 Image processing apparatus, operation standardization method, and non-transitory computer-readable recording medium encoded with operation standardization program with an application program that supports both a touch panel capable of detecting only one position and a touch panel capable of detecting a plurality of positions simultaneously  
An image processing apparatus includes a display portion, a touch panel, and a control portion. The control portion includes a touch event generating portion to output a touch event indicating a...
9003322 Method and apparatus for processing multi-touch input at touch screen terminal  
The present invention provides a method for processing multi-touch input in a touch screen terminal in which application programs in form of subordinate sub-windows are displayed by detecting a...
9000887 Method and apparatus for communicating control information by a wearable device to control mobile and consumer electronic devices  
A method for communicating control information by a wearable device is disclosed. The method includes determining a first movement according to a first degree of freedom as being gesture-related...
9001064 Touch sensitive device with pinch-based archive and restore functionality  
Techniques are disclosed for archiving and restoring content in electronic touch sensitive devices. The archive/restore function can be used to move, delete, or restore content that may be...
9003298 Web page application controls  
A web page behavior control (WPBC) menu is provided on a rendered web page for enabling a user to perform actions on a portion of the web page content such as customizing, editing, sharing,...
8997025 Method, system and computer readable medium for document visualization with interactive folding gesture technique on a multi-touch display  
A method, system and computer readable medium for folding a document page object are provided. A method for folding a document page object in a graphical user interface using multi-touch gestures...
8994653 Handheld device with notification message viewing  
Displaying information related to a message on a display screen of a handheld electronic device. In response to a movement of the handheld electronic device from an initial position to a first...
8996995 Method and apparatus for phrase replacement  
An apparatus comprising a controller, wherein said controller is arranged to receive touch input identifying an original string; receive a multi-touch input gesture comprising a first and a second...
8994732 Integration of sketch-based interaction and computer data analysis  
Architecture that integrates the benefits of natural user interaction such as freeform sketch with computer-aided charting. The architecture integrates natural user interaction utilizing multiple...
8994681 Decoding imprecise gestures for gesture-keyboards  
In one example, a method includes outputting, by a computing device and for display, a graphical keyboard comprising a plurality of keys. The method may also include receiving, by the computing...
8997020 System and methods for interacting with a control environment  
A system and methods for facilitation of user interactions with an electronic device. A number of user interface methods are described and may be used alone or in combination with one another to...
8990261 Quick data entry lanes for touch screen mobile devices  
Systems and method for interpreting a data selection on a touch screen may include providing an interface on the touch screen with a plurality of lanes, each lane associated with an attribute, and...
8990732 Value interval selection on multi-touch devices  
This disclosure provides examples of computerized methods and software for receiving time-based interval selections on multi-touch devices. In one aspect, a time interval slider is displayed in a...