At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.
IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS
An image forming apparatus includes an image reading unit, an image forming unit, a discharge unit, and a discharge tray. The image reading unit is configured...
PORTABLE DISPLAY DEVICE, DISPLAY SYSTEM AND DISPLAY METHOD
A portable display device includes a portable main body including a display section capable of displaying display data; an object direction confirmation...
INFORMATION PROCESSING SYSTEM, INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD AND COMPUTER
An information processing system includes a device; and an information processing apparatus including a conversion unit configured to convert second data in a...
PRINTER INTERFACE SELECTION AND CONTROL
A printer includes an interface selector to generate a signal that indicates whether a stylus has been installed with a printer. An interface controller...
Printing Device Software Management and Common Interface
The present disclosure is directed to a method for managing printing device software. The method includes receiving, at a computing device, a request to print...
AUTHENTICATION OF A PRINT REQUEST
Examples disclosed herein provide methods and systems for the authentication of a print request. As an example, an email service associated with an enterprise...
ERROR ASSISTANCE USING HEADS-UP DISPLAY
According to one embodiment, a system for providing error assistance for a device is disclosed. The error assistance is provided to an optical head-mounted...
IMAGE DISPLAY OPERATION DEVICE AND IMAGE FORMING APPARATUS INCLUDING THE
IMAGE DISPLAY OPERATION DEVICE
An image forming apparatus includes a document reader, a storage for storing image data, an image output unit and a control unit. The control unit includes: a...
In Line Color Monitoring System
A device and method for use with an image recording device. The device having a background target and a first surface including the background target recessed...
Systems and Methods for Monitoring Data and Bandwidth Usage
Access to a communications network may be provided via a data provider that may charge for access. In some cases, the access fee may be related to the amount...
CONVERGED FAMILY NETWORK USAGE INSIGHTS AND ACTIONS
A system receives, from an account holder, a customized selection of notification methods and notification conditions associated with notifying an account...
RELIABLE ACTIVATION OF MOBILE DEVICES
A system and method are provided for reliable activation and attachment of mobile devices. An activation server receives, from a client device, a subscription...
METHOD FOR OPTIMIZING COMMUNICATION SERVICES PLANS
A software and method for managing services on a tiered communication service plan. The system changes the service level to prevent overage fees and then...
Interactive Voice Response Valet
Methods, systems, and computer program products for providing interactive voice response (IVR) valet services are disclosed. A computer-implemented method may...
DYNAMICALLY SWITCHING COMMUNICATIONS TO TEXT INTERACTIONS
Methods for dynamically switching communications to text interactions are provided. In one example, a method includes the steps of receiving a phone call and...
CUSTOMER SATISFACTION SYSTEM AND METHOD BASED ON BEHAVIORAL ASSESSMENT
A method of generating a customer satisfaction score based on behavioral assessment data across one or more recorded communications, which includes analyzing...
DYNAMIC SELECTION OF COMMUNICATION MODE, APPLICATION, AND/OR DEVICE USING
CONTEXT AND POLICY
The system and method identify contact information for a first party. The contact information for the first party includes a plurality of communication...
SELECTIVE DELIVERY OF MESSAGES TO USER DEVICES THAT SHARE A TELEPHONE
A device may determine that delivery of a message, to a destination identified by a telephone number shared by multiple user devices, has failed. The device...
ADDING CALL CONTEXT TO A MISSED CALL NOTIFICATION
Disclosed herein is a method of transmitting missed call data following a failed call attempt, the method comprising a first device: transmitting, to a second...
SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR PROVIDING CONTEXT TO A FORWARDED CALL
Systems and methods for providing context to a forwarded call include a private branch exchange (PBX) that has an interface for receiving a call from a calling...
Disclosed herein is a method of generating a record of a call, the method, performed by a first device, comprising: performing a voice communications call with...
DISABLEMENT OF LOST OR STOLEN DEVICE
The restricted use of a cellular network to facilitate disablement of a device that is suspected lost or stolen. Accordingly, even if the device is not capable...
PROVIDING CONTENT TO A CHILD MOBILE DEVICE VIA A PARENT MOBILE DEVICE
A device may receive one or more preferences for providing a message-based data service. The device may receive, in a text message and from a mobile device, a...
DOCUMENT AND IMAGE PROCESSING
Computer implemented methods, apparatus and computer program product are described that involve capturing images of a plurality of documents and performing...
PROTECTIVE CONNECTOR AND APPLICATIONS THEREOF
A protective connector includes a core assembly structure, mating pins and a mating coupling structure. The core assembly structure has circuitry mounted...
MOBILE TERMINAL AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF
A method of controlling a mobile terminal, and which includes establishing, via a wireless communication unit of the mobile terminal, a wireless data channel...
Base of Cordless Digital Telephone Set, Cordless Digital Telephone Set,
and Voice Data Transmitting Method
Embodiments disclose a base of a cordless digital telephone set and a cordless digital telephone set. In the base of a cordless digital telephone set, a...
Portable Electronic Device with Proximity-Based Communication
An electronic device includes a housing and one or more processors. At least one proximity sensor component is operable with the one or more processors and can...
UNLOCKING SYSTEM OF PORTABLE ELECTRONIC DEVICE AND METHOD THEREOF
A portable electronic device is capable of switching between a locked state and an unlocked state. The portable electronic device includes a touch screen, a...
Wrist Phone With Improved Voice Quality
A wrist phone with a single button includes a molded-plastic wristband and a wristband cap. A wireless transceiver module is mounted on a printed circuit board...
INFORMATION PROCESSING DEVICE AND INFORMATION PROCESSING METHOD
It is configured that, when an operation of selecting a type is accepted by an operation acceptance processing unit 8, an item re-selection unit 9 re-selects...
Communicating Within A Wireless Security System
Techniques are provided that enable a wireless security system that is designed to detect and receive wireless transmissions in one protocol, to use...
EXTREMELY HIGH FREQUENCY CONVERTER
An extremely high frequency (EHF) protocol converter may include a transducer, an EHF communication circuit, a protocol conversion circuit, and a circuit port....
Method and System for Transmitting a Data File Over a Data Network
In one form the invention provides a method of modifying a data file for transmission over a data network. The method comprises the steps of receiving the...
COMPRESSION AND TRANSMISSION OF GENOMIC INFORMATION
Systems and methods for performing genomic information compression, transmission, and decompression are provided. A system for compression, transmission, and...
RELEVANCY IMPROVEMENT THROUGH TARGETING OF INFORMATION BASED ON DATA
GATHERED FROM A NETWORKED DEVICE...
A method, apparatus, and system related to relevancy improvement through targeting of information based on data gathered from a networked device associated...
Systems and Methods for Managing and Publishing Managed Content
Systems and methods for content management server systems configured to manage and publish managed content in accordance with embodiments of the invention are...
INTER-PROCESS COMMUNICATION METHOD BASED ON APPLICATION LAYER OF ANDROID
AND BASIC APPLICATION COMMUNICATION SYSTEM
Disclosed in the present invention are an inter-process communication method based on an application layer of Android and a basic application communication...
RENEWING REGISTRATIONS FOR CLIENT APPLICATIONS INSTALLED ON DIFFERENT
PROXIMATE CLIENT DEVICES
In an embodiment, a client device obtains a list of client devices registered in association with a particular client application, and then detects listed...
MOBILE APPLICATION ACCELERATION VIA FINE-GRAIN OFFLOADING TO CLOUD
Apparatuses, Methods and Storage Media associated with offloading aspects of processing of mobile devices are disclosed. In embodiments, a mobile computing...
MANAGING REDUNDANCY AMONG APPLICATION BUNDLES
Disclosed aspects include managing an application bundle for processing a stream of tuples. A set of application bundle data related to both a set of compute...
IDENTIFYING CONTENT FILES IN A CACHE USING A RESPONSE-BASED CACHE INDEX
A first device may receive a content request from a second device. The content request may include a dynamic network address and a request for a content file....
CONTEXT-AWARE AND PROXIMITY-AWARE SERVICE LAYER CONNECTIVITY MANAGEMENT
Context-aware and proximity-aware service layer connectivity management may leverage context information and connectivity service policies to dynamically...
INSTANTIATING RESOURCES OF AN IT-SERVICE
Instantiating a resource of an IT-service includes analyzing a service model of the IT-service where the service model includes a node representing a resource...
MESSAGE SYNCHRONIZATION ACROSS MULTIPLE CLIENTS
Methods for message synchronization are described herein. The methods include establishing, via a message server, a communication channel session between a...
CACHING OF TRACKING ELEMENTS IN NETWORK CONTENT
Systems, methods, apparatuses, and software for caching tracking elements of network content are provided herein. In one example, a method of operating a cache...
SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CACHE MANAGEMENT
A method, computer program product, and computing system for processing one or more data chunks on a host server. The one or more data chunks are destined for...
DISTRIBUTED CACHE FOR STATE TRANSFER OPERATIONS
A network arrangement that employs a cache having copies distributed among a plurality of different locations. The cache stores state information for a session...
CACHING OBJECTS IDENTIFIED BY DYNAMIC RESOURCE IDENTIFIERS
A first server may receive, from a client device, an indication of a request for a content file via a network address; identify that the network address is a...
TRANSACTION LOG ACCELERATION
Apparatuses, systems, methods, and computer program products are disclosed for transaction log acceleration. A log module is configured to determine...