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US20140195905 ON-DEMAND USER CONTROL  
A system and method for on-demand user control may detect a user's intend to interact with a currently undisplayed user control. The user's intent may include, for example, a hand approaching a...
US20120131455 METHOD FOR DIFFERENTIATING HAPTIC FEELINGS BY A SELECT MENU OF A ROTARY SWITCH  
The present invention relates to a method for differentiating haptic feelings by a selection menu of a rotary switch, in which haptic feelings of the switch or rotary switch can be differentiated...
US20130151960 SYSTEM FOR SIMULATING A CONTACT WITH A SURFACE BY TACTILE SIMULATION  
System for simulation of a contact with a surface by tactile stimulation comprising a surface (4.1) that will come into contact with the digital pulp of a user's finger (9), said system comprising...
US20110288998 Deposit For Non-Account Holders  
Systems and methods for depositing monetary funds into an account are described. A first request from a first individual to deposit monetary funds into an account associated with an entity may be...
US20110214056 Accessory Protocol For Touch Screen Device Accessibility  
Techniques for controlling a touch input device using an accessory communicatively coupled to the device are disclosed. In one aspect, an accessibility framework is launched on the device. An...
US20110184562 HVAC CONTROL WITH UTILITY TIME OF DAY PRICING SUPPORT  
The present disclosure provides a method for operating a utility-powered HVAC system for conditioning inside air of a building. In an illustrative but non-limiting example, a nominal schedule is...
US20130085855 GESTURE BASED NAVIGATION SYSTEM  
Methods, systems, and techniques for automatically providing auxiliary content are provided. Example embodiments provide a Gesture Based Navigation System (GBNS), which enables a gesture-based...
US20110173534 Notification system for increasing user engagement  
A content and context aware method and system taking one or more of multiple inputs based on user behavior, user context, content access times, content access frequency, or other settings and...
US20110242039 DISPLAY MODULE FOR A TOUCHSCREEN DISPLAY  
A display module for use in a touchscreen display of an electronic device. The display module includes a display screen, support structure for the display screen, and LEDs or other light sources...
US20120005577 Building Mashups on Touch Screen Mobile Devices  
Systems and methods of constructing mashups may involve receiving a mashup creation input via a touch screen of a mobile device. A mashup can be built based on the mashup creation input, wherein...
US20110047461 System and Method for Desktop Management  
A system and method includes displaying a desktop for a computing system, the desktop having icons. In response to a single action being performed, the method makes the icons non-viewable on the...
US20100205001 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR ASSISTING IN THE HOME TREATMENT OF A MEDICAL CONDITION  
An interactive home treatment system and method is disclosed. Patient data is collected via a handheld device and stored in a database. The data may be related to self-treatments, symptoms, or...
US20110304557 Indirect User Interaction with Desktop using Touch-Sensitive Control Surface  
Described herein are techniques that offer a class of user-interaction styles for indirect user interaction with a two-dimensional virtual space (“desktop”) using touch-sensitive control surface...
US20110239110 Method and System for Selecting Content Using A Touchscreen  
Systems and methods allow a user to select a subset of displayed content using a touch screen. A user can touch the screen at or near a portion of the displayed content that the user would like to...
US20140380156 INFRASTRUCTURAL HAPTICS ON WALL SCALE INTERACTIVE DISPLAYS  
An interactive wall provides tactile feedback based on detected touch and displayed content on the wall surface. Upon detecting a touch on the wall surface, the interactive wall provides real time...
US20110167342 CHILD-SAFE MEDIA INTERACTION  
A safe-media interaction system includes distinct child and parent interfaces through which a child can interact with content and applications that are selected and authorized by a parent through...
US20120036435 Apparatuses and Methods for Rearranging Menu Items  
An electronic interaction apparatus is provided with a processing unit. The processing unit detects a drag event on a touch screen to indicate a first position to which a menu item is moved, and...
US20140195906 CUSTOMIZING HAPTIC EFFECTS ON AN END USER DEVICE  
Systems, methods, and associated software are described herein for enabling a regular user of an end user device, such as a cellular telephone, to customize parameters associated with haptic...
US20140089792 CUSTOMIZING HAPTIC EFFECTS ON AN END USER DEVICE  
Systems, methods, and associated software are described herein for enabling a regular user of an end user device, such as a cellular telephone, to customize parameters associated with haptic...
US20150177932 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...
US20120210214 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...
US20110060985 System and Method for Collecting a Signature Using a Smart Device  
A system and method for collecting a signature using a smart device are disclosed. A signature module executing on a smart device may allow a user to input a signature via the smart device display...
US20110055696 GLOBE CONTAINER  
A globe container includes a front-side spherical cap. A plurality of content items are arranged with a convex three-dimensional perspective on the front-side spherical cap. The globe container...
US20140281958 HAPTICALLY ENHANCED INTERACTIVITY WITH INTERACTIVE CONTENT  
Interactive content may be presented to a user that is manipulating a peripheral. One or more state parameters that are related to the position of the peripheral may be determined. The peripheral...
US20130104040 HAPTICALLY ENHANCED INTERACTIVITY WITH INTERACTIVE CONTENT  
Interactive content may be presented to a user that is manipulating a peripheral. One or more state parameters that are related to the position of the peripheral may be determined. The peripheral...
US20120084467 HAPTICALLY ENHANCED INTERACTIVITY WITH INTERACTIVE CONTENT  
Interactive content may be presented to a user that is manipulating a peripheral. One or more state parameters that are related to the position of the peripheral may be determined. The peripheral...
US20120036434 Configurable Pie Menu  
Systems, methods, and other implementations for a configurable pie menu are described herein. A pie menu has sectors of which at least one sector is both associated with a currently assigned menu...
US20110029867 MUSIC REPRODUCING APPARATUS AND METHOD OF PORTABLE TERMINAL  
A music reproducing apparatus and method of a portable terminal are provided. The music reproducing apparatus includes a Graphical User Interface (GUI) for guiding users to control outputs of...
US20150033121 MOTION BASED FILTERING OF CONTENT ELEMENTS  
Apparatus, systems, and methods disclosed herein include apparatus, systems, and methods for providing action-based filtering of content elements in an electronic content library. A disclosed...
US20110264526 USER INTERFACE FOR INFORMATION PRESENTATION SYSTEM  
A user interface for an information presentation system that displays information of interest to the user identified by the information presentation system based on selecting tasks that may be...
US20140359435 Gesture Manipulations for Configuring System Settings  
In some examples, a gesture configuration component provides for different ways to interpret gestures made by a user to specify various parameters of control settings to modify system or...
US20140310594 CONFIGURATION OF HAPTIC FEEDBACK AND VISUAL PREFERENCES IN VEHICLE USER INTERFACES  
Methods and systems for a driver or impairment assistive on board vehicle display, inactive control surface, and customization of a vehicle interface based on one or more of user impairment, user...
US20150185840 METHODS AND SYSTEMS FOR SELECTING MEDIA GUIDANCE FUNCTIONS BASED ON TACTILE ATTRIBUTES OF A USER INPUT  
Methods and systems are disclosed herein for a media guidance application that determines the tactile attributes (e.g., an amount of pressure applied by a user, a length of time pressure is...
US20090125736 Home appliance and controlling method of the same  
The present invention is related to a home appliance such as a dish washer, a laundry machine, a refrigerator, etc. One embodiment of a home appliance according to the present invention comprises...
US20120166944 Device, Method, and Graphical User Interface for Switching Between Two User Interfaces  
An electronic device with a display and a touch-sensitive surface displays a first authentication user interface on the display, the first authentication user interface including a text entry...
US20120272145 METHOD FOR USING RADIO PRESETS AS APPLICATION SHORTCUTS  
A control arrangement for a vehicle includes an infotainment console having a user interface with a plurality of pushbuttons. A communication device is communicatively coupled to the infotainment...
US20100318204 VIRTUAL PHONOGRAPH  
A computer-based method and system to play back an audio file, and to display and animate a virtual phonograph turntable on a touch-screen similar to the movement of a record and stylus in a...
US20130080889 ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND AGENDA MANAGEMENT METHOD  
In an agenda management method of an electronic device, one or more items of an agenda are set, and a time period and an alarm time is set for each of the items. A user interface is displayed for...
US20100100236 Vending machines with lighting interactivity and item-based lighting systems for retail display and automated retail stores  
Vending machines, automated retail stores, and retail displays with computer controlled, item-based lighting that produces variable visual effects in conjunction with actual or potential vends to...
US20120240041 TOUCH GESTURE INDICATING A SCROLL ON A TOUCH-SENSITIVE DISPLAY IN A SINGLE DIRECTION  
A method of operating a device having a touch-sensitive display includes displaying scrollable information elements on the touch-sensitive display and detecting a touch gesture from an input...
US20110126095 Router Management via Touch-Sensitive Display  
A router having a touch-sensitive display and user interface configured to provide a plurality of category screens corresponding to a plurality of categories and a plurality of navigation keys is...
US20130318438 HAPTIC INTERFACE FOR PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE  
The application includes an apparatus connectable with a portable electronic and/or consumer electronics device that provides haptic information and/or feedback to a user of the portable...
US20120233545 DETECTION OF A HELD TOUCH ON A TOUCH-SENSITIVE DISPLAY  
Example embodiments relate to detection of a held touch on a touch-sensitive display. In some embodiments, a touch held at a given position of a touch-sensitive display is detected. Movement of...
US20110141031 Device, Method, and Graphical User Interface for Management and Manipulation of User Interface Elements  
Context-sensitive, automated use of a magnification loupe is disclosed to facilitate management and manipulation of user interface content and small user interface elements via gestures on a...
US20090287350 PHARMACEUTICAL DISPENSING SYSTEMS AND GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACES ASSOCIATED WITH SAME  
A pharmaceutical dispensing system includes a frame having first and second opposed sides, a plurality of cells configured to house pharmaceutical pills, a first touch screen display on the frame...
US20110038498 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR USING HAPTICS FOR FITTING HEARING AIDS  
The present subject matter relates generally to the method and apparatus for using haptics for fitting hearing aids. The application of haptics technology to hearing aid fitting system software is...
US20140095994 PORTABLE DEVICE AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF  
Disclosed are a portable device to be unlocked using a tactile user interface and a control method thereof. The portable device includes a touch sensitive display unit to sense a touch input, a...
US20150177920 DISPLAYING AN APPLICATION IN A WINDOW IN A GRAPHICAL USER INTERFACE ENVIRONMENT ON A COMPUTER SYSTEM  
Focus requests to display applications are received, each focus request associated with at least one application from the applications. Application context from metadata tags describing content of...
US20100318904 METHOD AND APPARATUS CONTINUING ACTION OF USER GESTURES PERFORMED UPON A TOUCH SENSITIVE INTERACTIVE DISPLAY IN SIMULATION OF INERTIA  
A method and apparatus for operating a multi-user interactive display system including a display having a touch-sensitive display surface. A position is detected of each contact site at which the...
US20110214055 Systems and Methods for Using Structured Libraries of Gestures on Multi-Touch Clinical Systems  
Systems, methods and computer-readable storage mediums encoded with instructions for providing touch-driven controls in a clinical setting are provided. Certain embodiments provide a system that...