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9024734 Remote control device, a far-end device, a multimedia system and a control method thereof  
The present invention provides a remote control device, a far-end device, a multimedia system and a control method thereof. Said remote control device comprising: a communication unit for...
9013283 Smart electrical outlet, and smart grid electrical management system  
A smart outlet and a smart grid electrical management system, wherein the outlet is adapted to fit in a typical gang box, to swivel, to detect and retain a plug, to automatically respond to a...
8823499 Enhanced power supply unit for powerline networks  
A power unit includes an AC/DC converter for converting VAC input to DC, a zero cross unit for modulating the AC/DC converter output to facilitate zero crossing detection based on the output, and...
8823498 Transceiver  
A transceiver includes a transmit pin configured to receive a signal from a microcontroller, a receive pin configured to transmit a signal to a microcontroller and a bus pin configured to transmit...
8810378 Enhanced remote controls for robots  
This disclosure relates to enhanced control of user configurable devices, such as robots. One system may include a user-configurable device and an on-vehicle programmable controller coupled to the...
8680973 Systems and methods for synchronizing a plurality of RFID interrogators in a theatre of operation  
RFID tags are used for many purpose including tracking. RFID interrogators are used to retrieve information from tags. In many applications, a plurality of RFID interrogators are required....
8624728 Access, monitoring, and control of appliances via a media processing system  
A device and method for accessing, monitoring, and controlling home appliances in a media exchange network by establishing a communication link between a communication initiation device and at...
8519832 Intelligent power system and methods for its application  
Methods and systems for injecting information into a power signal, and techniques to capture the injected information are disclosed. Various processes for using the information are also presented,...
8427284 Multi media controller  
A multifunction unit for control of multimedia equipment; the unit might act as a stand-alone device or being integrated into the multimedia equipment. Different individual combinations of...
8416069 Systems and methods for controlling communication over a power distribution network  
An embodiment of a communication system can control transmission of a data signal to a power distribution network based on signal data measured from the power distribution network. The signal data...
8350678 Power line dimming controller and receiver  
A power line communication system transmits a dimming level to an electronic ballast to regulate the power consumed by a lamp. The power line controller has a notch generation circuit that...
8320294 Method for communicating in a network comprising wire and wireless nodes  
The inventive method makes it possible to communicate in a network comprising wireless nodes provided with communications means enabling to communicate through a wireless channel and wire nodes...
8004388 Power line communication apparatus and method for operating the same  
Herein disclosed a power line communication apparatus which may be assigned a band window and a communication band in alternate and cyclical fashion, the band window being one to which a...
7307542 System and method for commissioning addressable lighting systems  
A system for commissioning ballasts comprising a wireless device that can be easily transported to any location served by an addressable lighting system. The wireless device allows a user to cycle...
7256704 System and method for controlling home appliances  
A system and method for controlling a plurality of home appliances provided in a building, wherein home appliance built-in communication modules are each adapted to convert information in an...
7202799 Remote controller  
A remote controller accesses via a connection control data from an appliance to be controlled. The remote controller includes a connection interface, a control unit, an input keypad and a remote...
7201310 Setting apparatus for remote monitoring and controlling system  
A setting apparatus for a remote monitoring and controlling system allows a decrease in the size of a portable unit. The setting apparatus includes a stationary unit fixed to an installation...
7194072 Method and system for remotely accessing and controlling remote devices  
A method and system for enabling users to remotely activate a device using a router. The router may be accessed by communication over one or more networks including, but not limited to, the...
7161471 System for an automotive vehicle  
A system for a vehicle for receiving and transmitting wireless transmitted radio data that is emitted from outside a vehicle, the system having an antenna for receiving the radio data, a first...
7096104 Control unit for a load  
Control unit for a load, in particular for a sliding sunroof control of a vehicle, having a microprocessor and having an integrated voltage regulator for generating the supply voltage of the...
7081830 Home electrical appliance control device, control method, control program and home electrical appliance  
The present invention provides a control device that controls home electrical appliances via a communication line by using function codes which are set without being specialized for specific home...
7009527 Control system for suppling power by power line communication  
The power supply control system using PLC includes a repeater for recognizing a remote control signal transmitted by a remote control signal transmitter and an ID number of a corresponding...
6803857 Remote control system  
A controller has means responsive to a continuous press of a continuously operable key to transmit, to an electronic device, a key command indicative of a type of the pressed key, and means for...
6510212 Remote operating system  
A remote operating system capable of operating a given home electric appliance by simple operation from a portable telephone is disclosed. A service equipment connected to an internet and a public...
6400280 Remote control signal receiver and method, and remote control system  
A remote control signal for indicating reproduction of DVD 24 which is transmitted from a bi-directional remote commander, is deciphered by a digital TV 21 and then converted to the data format of...
6218956 Gate operator with remote diagnostic capability  
A movable barrier operator system includes a barrier-motor electrical driver, a first input device for receiving operating commands, a second input device for developing system status and a...
6144312 System of wire-bus net control devices with minimal rest current requirements  
In a system of wire-bus linked control devices with a reduced bias current requirement, all of the control devices are permanently connected to two bus bars for operational power supply, and the...
6075459 Remote starter for a combustion engine/electric generator set  
Remote starting of an internal combustion engine/electric generator set is obtained by sensing a connected appliance switch closure over the cord connecting the appliance to the generator and...
5793993 Method for transmitting bus commands and data over two wires of a serial bus  
A low power, single master, variable clock rate, daisy-chainable, serial bus connects a bus dispatch (master) to a chain of one or more daisy-chained peripheral devices (slaves). The bus has a...
5751220 Synchronized network of electronic devices including back-up master units  
Operation of a plurality of electronic devices is synchronized. The plurality of devices include a master unit and a plurality of other units, and the master unit transmits a synchronizing signal...
5734329 Method and apparatus for superimposing self-clocking multifunctional communications on a static digital signal line  
A communication system for allowing a master to send commands to one or more slave devices across a normally static digital signal line of a bus. The master includes command logic for asserting a...
5661754 Receiver arrangement  
An infrared remote-control receiver employs at its front end a gyrator-configured transistor operating as a current-to-voltage converter, but derives its data information from a negative-going...
5650775 Control system for controlling consumer apparatus  
A control system for controlling consumer apparatus. In the system, a command item is generated in one apparatus and supplied to another apparatus via a bus. The command item includes an operation...
5600310 Serial bus control for appliances  
A household appliance having a serial bus control system includes a system controller, a plurality of slave nodes, and a serial bus connector. Each slave node is a sensor, an actuator, or the...
5579496 Method and apparatus for processing control instructions received from multiple sources connected to a communication bus  
In a communication system comprising different apparatuses which are coupled together by a bus, a control instruction, for example, a remote control command may be passed on by a plurality of...
5572194 Broadcast receiver and signal reproduction apparatus controlled using RDS data  
A signal reproduction apparatus such as an audio apparatus consists of a plurality of devices including a receiver. The receiver receives a broadcast wave signal (such as an FM signal) which...
5550826 Communication protocol for communicating image data  
A communication protocol can communicate data among apparatus by a simple procedure efficiently. In an AV center (1) (D2B control unit (1a), for example, a communication mode thereof is set in the...
5535664 Remote control cooking apparatus with stackable cookers  
A remote control cooking apparatus with stackable cookers including a base. The base has an outer wall, an inner wall and is supported by three support legs. Included is a heating element between...
5530300 Extended range wired remote control circuit  
A range extender module for extending the range capability of a barrier control system comprising a low voltage AC control unit which receives low voltage AC control signals conveyed by wires to...
5502513 Three wire television remote control operable with key closures or data pulses  
A full function remote control pillow speaker arrangement is coupled by three wires to a television receiver. The arrangement includes a standard IR control signal encoder, the output of which is...
5488357 Remote controlling method and system feature starting method and controlling method for audio/visual system  
A remote control method for an audio/visual system which can perform protection during execution of a system feature and is convenient in use is applied to an audio/visual system wherein each of a...
5486724 System for control of actuators and switches by a remotely located microcontroller using a two buss system  
A two buss system to accomplish; 1) communication from contact pairs located at vehicle access points such as a vehicle door or trunk to a central controller; and 2) transmitting current for...
5457446 Control bus system with plural controllable devices  
A control bus system for a home entertainment system has a single bus to which there are connected various electronic or audiovisual devices including a TV tuner, a BS tuner, VTRs, a CD player, an...
5454077 Communication system between a plurality of transmitters and receivers having relays responsive to those identifying codes of transmitters contained in its respective table memory  
Installation comprising several receiving points and several transmitting points. A control installation especially useful for controlling the operation of roller blinds or shutters. The control...
5446453 Residential facility control system  
A residential facility control system transmits data as a radio signal between host and subsidiary apparatus. Transmitting and receiving devices of the host and subsidiary apparatus are reduced in...
5442346 Remote control transmitting device of robot  
A remote control transmitting device for a robot includes a secret number switching unit for inputting user's secret numbers; a function selecting switch for allowing the user to select a robotic...
5438506 Collective wiring system and method of control thereof  
A collective wiring system for an automobile provides a central control unit which communicates with a plurality of terminal control units each connected to one or more input or output devices,...
5436851 System for data communication  
A communication network, such as an audiovisual system, on an automobile has a master unit and a plurality of slave units which are connected to a common communication bus. The display unit...
5341131 Communications system and a system control method  
In a communications system having a plurality of stations interconnected by a two-line circuit, in which the two-line circuit consists of a data bus circuit for transmitting a series of data bits...
5233342 Remote control system  
A remote control system is employed with a view to realization of automated/unattended control in supervisory control of power equipment, transportion/traffic equipment, building equipment, home...

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