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Systems and methods for portable exergaming
In a first aspect, a system for playing a video game is provided that includes (1) one or more sensors adapted to monitor one or more biometric parameters of a...
Game providing system
Disclosed herein is a game providing system, including: an allocation server connected to a plurality of client apparatus through a network; and a game...
Multiplayer team balancing
Techniques are disclosed for multiplayer team balancing in a virtual environment. A group activity is provided in which at least two teams of avatars...
Selectively arrangeable, multi-mode input controller
An apparatus for providing input via a selectively arrangeable, multi-mode input controller is disclosed. A method and computer program product also perform the...
A center device communicates with one or more controller devices operated by one or more users. The center device is operable to: execute at least one...
Game system with interactive show control
An interactive game system that stage lighting style cues as part of the game, where the stage lighting cues cause external stage lighting equipment to create...
Adaptive rendered environments using user context
There is provided a system and method for adaptive rendered environments using user context. The method comprises determining user context data corresponding to...
Interactive gaming apparatus using an image projected onto a flexible mat
A disclosed interactive gaming apparatus may include a flexible mat structure. The flexible mat structure may have at least one sensor module placed therein....
Game controller using a plurality of light-emitting elements
A game controller includes a plurality of LEDs formed on the rear of a case. The plurality of LEDs are arranged two-dimensionally in its layout area. The game...
Virtual world processing device and method
A virtual world processing apparatus and method. Sensed information, which is information collected by a sensor is inputted. The sensed information is adapted,...
Systems and methods for generating and sharing video clips of
Systems and methods for managing sharing of mini-games over a game cloud system include receiving a request to play a first game executed by the game cloud...
Air cleaner for removing air pollutants from an air stream
The present invention relates to an air cleaner for removing air pollutants from an air stream, for instance such as the cleaning exhaust/intake gas of an...
Massively single-playing online game
A method and apparatus that allows a player to play a massively single-player online game without directly interacting with other players, while affecting and...
Baseball game board
A baseball game board includes: a top plate; a pitching section including a ball container section and a discharge hole; a batting section; a pitching operation...
Hand-forming card shuffling apparatuses including multi-card storage
compartments, and related methods
Card shufflers usable in forming and dispensing randomized playing card hands for use in playing card games include a card input mechanism for inputting cards...
Gaming table system permitting play of a shared player hand by multiple
An electronic gaming table for hosting live table games involving wagers can include a physical surface, a dealer station, a plurality of player terminals, and...
Binding strap assist mechanism with a torsion spring
A binding strap assist mechanism. The binding strap assist mechanism can be retrofit onto standard snowboard binding straps to bias the binding straps and an...
Ski binding for touring or cross-country skiing
A ski binding comprises a first recess for receiving a ski shoe pin, a locking member movable between a locking position and a open position, a biasing means to...
A liner assembly for a protective helmet which includes a wrap-around pad designed to be engaged to the inner surface of a helmet. The wrap-around pad has...
Racquet grip teaching device
A racquet grip teaching device including a top clasp having five faces shaped and orientated to mate with a tennis racquet handle. The top clasp includes...
Systems and methods for measuring and/or analyzing swing information
In a first aspect, a system for monitoring a swing is provided that includes a wireless device adapted to couple to a swinging object and to provide information...
System and method for creating and sharing an event using a social network
A system and method are provided for creating and viewing artificial reality (AR) messages at an event, such as a sporting event, and sharing the event on a...
Housing-type golf-simulation apparatus
A housing type golf simulation apparatus and features the housing that the internal space is available having front, rear, upper and left/right side; monitor...
Apparatus for teaching tackling technique
Apparatus for teaching proper tackling technique to a football player includes a number of framework segments pivotally connected at framework segment ends. A...
Boxing training device
The boxing training device is a striking machine with a pair of identical spaced apart upright members affixed to the adjustable base. A block is affixed to the...
Basketball shooting training and ball return
A training device for thrown or pitched balls at a target is disclosed, especially useful for basketball training, in which a hyperbolic paraboloid surface...
Detection unit for detecting the occurrence of an event a detection system
and a method for controlling such a...
The present invention relates to a detection unit comprising detection means for detecting the occurrence of an event. The detection unit further comprises...
Golf club cleaner
A golf club cleaner includes a container and a cleaning unit with a free end spaced from a base of the container for a club face to be positioned and cleaned.
Golf club overgrip
An overgrip for a golf club is provided that includes a shell defining an interior and an open end, with a soft material disposed within the interior of the...
Golf shaft and method of manufacturing same
A tubular steel golf shaft comprising a grip section, a tapered mid-section and a tip section. A loading zone is selectively formed along a portion of the...
Golf club shaft
A shaft 6 includes full length layers provided wholly in a longitudinal direction of the shaft, and a tip end partial layer provided on a tip part of the shaft....
Putter face insert
A face insert comprising a planar member composed of a rigid material such as plastic or metal and a polymeric backing is disclosed herein. The planar member,...
Golf club head with undercut
A golf club head having a translucent insert disclosed. The club head includes a body defining a striking face, a top line, a sole, a back, a heel, and a toe....
Golf club head
A high forgiveness wood-type golf club head comprises a body and a face. The body comprises a sole that forms a bottom portion of the golf club head, a crown...
Striking face of a golf club head
A golf club head with improved striking face performance is disclosed herein. More specifically, the present invention discloses a golf club head having a...
Treatment for the hitting surface of a golf club and a method for applying
A treatment that can be applied to the face of a golf club head complies with USGA regulations but imparts certain advantageous characteristics. The treatment...
Golf club head having sole stress reducing feature
A golf club head incorporating a stress reducing feature including at least one sole located stress reducing feature located at least partially on the sole. The...
Golf club with non-metallic fasteners
A golf club with a golf club head having non-metallic fasteners is presented. The club head may include a face member, a body member, a sole member and a crown...
An ultra-low compression three-piece golf ball is disclosed herein. The core preferably has a PGA compression less than 30. The mantle layer and cover have...
An object of the present invention is to provide a golf ball excellent in flying performance, in particular, to provide a golf ball traveling a great flight...
Golf ball having a thermoplastic positive hardness gradient inner core
layer and a thermostat shallow positive...
A golf ball has an inner core layer including a thermoplastic highly-neutralized ionomer and having a geometric center hardness less than a surface hardness to...
Golf ball with soft coating and hard cover
A golf ball has a cover with a Shore D hardness of at least about 59 and a coating on the cover that has at least one of (a) a pencil hardness of 2 B or less,...
Dimple patterns for golf balls
The present invention provides a golf ball wherein each hemisphere has a dimple pattern based on a pyramid having dissimilar sides. The resulting overall dimple...
System and method for improving fitness equipment and exercise
In a first aspect, a method is provided that includes the steps of (1) providing a monitor for determining a level of exercise performance performed by an...
System and methods for providing performance feedback
Systems and methods provide feedback to at least one participant in a field of play. A performance analysis device determines performance information of each...
A leg stretching device includes a base frame, a support plate adjustably coupled to the base frame, a leg tube including a proximal end hingedly connected to...
Flexibly connected rotary resistance exercise device
The invention provides an apparatus, system and method for reducing the size of portable rotary motion exercise devices. Flexible materials in contact with the...
System, method, and apparatus for balance training exercise
A system for balance training exercise comprises a rigid balance board having a substantially planar top surface. First and second rails are positioned on a...
Exercise methods and apparatus
An exercise apparatus may provide a novel linkage assembly suitable for linking circular motion to relatively more complex, generally elliptical motion. Left...
An exercise device is provided with a frame, two pedals, two first swing arms, two second swing arms, a resistance device, two link rods, two cranks, two...