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US20150002280 Systems And Methods For Mapping Message Contents To Virtual Physical Properties For Vibrotactile Messaging  
Systems and methods for mapping message contents to virtual physical properties for vibrotactile messaging are disclosed. For example, one disclosed method includes the steps of receiving a sensor...
US20110190594 DEVICE AND METHOD TO MONITOR, ASSESS AND IMPROVE QUALITY OF SLEEP  
A medical sleep disorder arrangement integrates into current diagnosis and treatment procedures to enable a health care professional to diagnose and treat a plurality of subjects suffering from...
US20110021272 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING COMPLEX HAPTIC STIMULATION DURING INPUT OF CONTROL GESTURES, AND RELATING TO CONTROL OF VIRTUAL EQUIPMENT  
A system is configured to provide haptic stimulation to a user. In one embodiment, the haptic stimulation is provided to the user in conjunction with the performance of one or more control...
US20100315364 Portable Terminal  
This portable terminal includes a control portion for transmitting a position of a touch panel portion directly or indirectly operated by one of the hands of the user to the other hand of the user...
US20100328052 OVERLAY FOR ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD OF IDENTIFYING SAME  
An overlay includes a sheet corresponding to a plurality of keys that are associated with an application for a portable electronic device. An identifier is associated with the application. The...
US20100308983 Touch Screen with Tactile Feedback  
Examples of sensing a human touch to a touch screen and providing tactile and visual feedback are disclosed.
US20100328053 ARRAY-TYPE TACTILE FEEDBACK TOUCH PANEL  
An array-type tactile feedback touch panel includes a touch unit, a central processing unit (CPU), a vibration unit, and a display unit. The vibration unit has a plurality of thin vibrators. When...
US20090236153 ELECTRONIC SENSORY PEN AND METHOD FOR INPUTTING/OUTPUTTING SENSORY INFORMATION USING THE SAME  
Provided are an electronic pen for inputting/outputting sensory information and a method for recognizing taste information and transforming the taste information into smell information using the...
US20110248930 PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING SAME TO PROVIDE TACTILE FEEDBACK  
A method includes detecting a touch at a touch location on a touch-sensitive display of an electronic device, identifying a first tactile feedback associated with the touch location, and providing...
US20130009758 Tactile Visual Indicator  
A tactile visual indicator and methods, apparatuses, and computer program products for controlling a tactile visual indicator are provided. Embodiments include a light source; an...
US20120206248 FLEXURE ASSEMBLIES AND FIXTURES FOR HAPTIC FEEDBACK  
The present invention provides methods and devices directed to the use of flexure assemblies to assist components driven by actuators, including but not limited to electroactive polymer...
US20110050405 MAGNETIC LEVITATION HAPTIC INTERFACE SYSTEM  
This invention discloses a haptic interface system that uses Lorentz forces to provide magnetic levitation for a handle which can be manipulated by a person, typically a computer user.
US20110244963 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING HAPTIC STIMULUS BASED ON POSITION  
Haptic stimulus associated with other sensory content is generated for conveyance to one or more users with the other sensory content. This may enhance the experience provided to the one or more...
US20110248839 PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING SAME  
A method includes detecting a touch at a touch location on a touch-sensitive display of an electronic device, identifying a first threshold value associated with the touch location, comparing the...
US20140125469 REALISTIC TACTILE HAPTIC FEEDBACK DEVICE AND REALISTIC TACTILE HAPTIC FEEDBACK METHOD THEREOF  
A realistic tactile haptic device comprising a first vibration sensor, a digital controller, an actuator, and a similar or identical second vibration sensor, and a realistic tactile haptic...
US20120249314 TACTILE SENSATION PROVIDING APPARATUS  
A tactile sensation providing apparatus capable of providing a tactile sensation to a user at timing maintaining an operation feeling of the user, even when a light pressure load is applied, is...
US20110099596 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR INTERACTIVE COMMUNICATION WITH A MEDIA DEVICE USER SUCH AS A TELEVISION VIEWER  
A personalized television or internet video viewing environment, where the user can respond to messages. Messages are received over the internet and overlaid onto the video program. A light and...
US20100302016 TOUCH - SENSITIVE MOTION DEVICE  
A method of entering data to an electronic device is outlined using a modified touch-pad. The touch-pad is modified to include the addition of surface features, which provide distinguishable...
US20110279380 METHOD OF PROVIDING TACTILE FEEDBACK AND ELECTRONIC DEVICE  
A method includes detecting, at a first time, a first touch associated with a first touch value that meets one of a first touch threshold and a second touch threshold, detecting, at a second time,...
US20110248916 TACTILE FEEDBACK METHOD AND APPARATUS  
A method includes displaying on a display at least one selection option comprising a first selection option and detecting a touch or cursor on the display. Tactile feedback having a first...
US20100302017 Tactile Feedback for Joystick Position/Speed Controls  
The present invention includes a control system with a joystick controller for controlling the direction and speed of one or more controlled systems, such as a boom lift platform or the vehicle on...
US20110193691 VIBRATION MODULE AND VIBRATION METHOD  
A vibration module is suitable for an electronic device. The vibration module includes a vibration element, a plurality of pressing units, and a vibration regulating circuit. The pressing units...
US20110291820 Passive User Input Attachment Engaging Compressible Conductive Elements and Method for Using the Same  
A user input attachment (201) is configured to selectively attach to an electronic device (100) such as a mobile telephone. The electronic device (100) includes a plurality of electrode nodes...
US20110310028 Active Acoustic Touch Location for Electronic Devices  
An electronic device has a display, a controller, and a pair of haptic transducers connected to the display. The controller configures the haptic transducers to momentarily vibrate the display. A...
US20110018695 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR A TOUCH-SENSITIVE DISPLAY  
Method and apparatus for displaying a view of an application on a touch-sensitive display include detecting a touch on the touch-sensitive display. When the touch is at a first force, first...
US20120026103 Vibration generator and electronic device including the same  
Disclosed are a vibration generator, which can increase the vibration force of a vibration plate by additionally applying the mass of a mass body to the vibration plate, and an electronic device...
US20080303645 Braille Support  
Methods and apparatuses to provide improved Braille support are described herein. A connection to a Braille device is received, and a Braille caption panel that includes a Braille code is...
US20110248929 ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING SAME  
A method includes detecting a touch at a touch location on a touch-sensitive display, identifying a delay associated with the touch location, and when a force value related to the touch meets a...
US20130194085 FORCE FEEDBACK TRIGGERS  
A force feedback trigger includes an input device comprising a communication subsystem configured to provide bidirectional communication with a computing device. The input device further comprises...
US20130154813 Virtual Simulator Having an Eddy Current Brake for Providing Haptic Feedback  
A virtual simulator includes a movable user object, an eddy current brake actuator, and a controller. The eddy current brake actuator includes an elongated conductor that is slidingly positioned...
US20130342331 INDICATOR OPERATION DETECTING DEVICE  
An indicator operation detecting device includes a sensor including two sets of electrodes intersecting each other, an operation detecting circuit configured to detect a position indicated by an...
US20110074706 TOUCH SCREEN DEVICE  
Disclosed herein is a touch screen device. The touch screen device includes a casing, a touch panel module, vibration generation means, a vibration motor, and a drive unit. The casing defines an...
US20110260984 PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE INCLUDING TACTILE TOUCH-SENSITIVE INPUT DEVICE  
An electronic device includes a base, a touch-sensitive input surface spaced from and moveable relative to the base, and an actuating arrangement between the base and the touch-sensitive input...
US20140340208 LOCALIZED KEY-CLICK FEEDBACK  
Disclosed herein are techniques and systems for providing simulated, haptic feedback that is local to physical, non-actuating keys of a keyboard. A keyboard includes a plurality of non-actuating...
US20100026473 Touch-sensitive front panel for a touch screen  
The invention relates to a touch-sensitive front panel for a touch screen with a touch-insensitive front-panel area (107) and a touch-sensitive front-panel area (103) that can be distinguished...
US20140253305 FORCE SENSING INPUT DEVICE  
User input is accepted by a force sensing resistor (“FSR”) assembly, a force sensing capacitor (“FSC”) or both. The FSR or FSC assemblies may be located within an input device, such as behind a...
US20150185849 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING HAPTIC NOTIFICATIONS  
A system includes a sensor configured to sense relative movement between a surface and a user's skin; a haptic output device configured to generate a haptic effect at the surface; and a processor...
US20110291821 HAPTIC DEVICE  
Disclosed herein is a haptic device 100. The haptic device 100 includes: a substrate 20 receiving a touch of an input unit 10; a piezoelectric vibrator 30 provided on the substrate 20 and applying...
US20110267182 ACTIVE VIBRATIONS  
Active vibration techniques are described. In implementations, a selection of a type of writing surface or a type of writing implement is received, the selection made through interaction with a...
US20090167704 Multi-touch display screen with localized tactile feedback  
Systems, methods, computer-readable media, and other means are described for utilizing touch-based input components that provide localized haptic feedback to a user. The touch-based input...
US20140055358 CONTEXT-DEPENDENT HAPTIC CONFIRMATION SYSTEM  
A haptic confirmation system is provided that produces a confirmation haptic effect in response to a user interaction with a user interface element, where the confirmation haptic effect is based...
US20140191973 THIN PROFILE USER INTERFACE DEVICE AND METHOD PROVIDING LOCALIZED HAPTIC RESPONSE  
Electromechanical polymer (EMP) actuators are used to create haptic effects on a user interface deface, such as a keyboard. The keys of the keyboard may be embossed in a top layer to provide...
US20100041004 SURGICAL BURR HOLE DRILLING SIMULATOR  
A system, method and device for simulating a medical procedure include a haptic mechanism controllable to provide feedback to a user manipulating a medical device. In an embodiment, a pair of...
US20100090815 HANDWRITING ELECTRONIC INPUT SYSTEM  
An handwriting electronic input system in which a feeling representing that of handwriting performed actually using a writing instrument can be attained when handwriting input is performed...
US20120249313 ELECTRIC HAND TOOL WITH ACTIVATION INDICATION DEVICE  
The invention relates to an electrically powered hand tool which comprises a device for providing tactile feedback to an operator of the tool. The tool further comprises a user-operated trigger...
US20120306632 Custom Vibration Patterns  
The present disclosure describes technology, which can be implemented as a method, apparatus, and/or computer software embodied in a computer-readable medium, and which, among other things, be...
US20100315212 DEVICE AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING TACTILE INFORMATION  
A user interface comprising a display arranged to display visual content and a tactile surface arranged to convey a tactile representation, wherein said tactile representation is based on said...
US20110279250 Detecting Touch Input and Generating Perceptible Touch Stimulus  
An apparatus including a body portion having a surface; at least one feedback electrode configured to provide to a user a feedback stimulus when the user contacts the surface; and a touch sensor...
US20130169424 Touch-Scrolling Pad for Computer Input Devices  
In embodiments of a touch-scrolling pad for computer input devices, a touch sensor strip detects touch contacts on a touch-scrolling pad that is implemented for vertical scrolling input and...
US20080173740 CONTROL SYSTEM FOR CUTTER DRUM  
A work vehicle including an engine and a transmission operatively engaging the engine. The transmission has at least one input shaft and at least one output shaft, wherein a ratio of a rotational...

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