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Apparatus and associated methods for designating a traffic lane
An apparatus comprising: at least one processor; and at least one memory including computer program code, the at least one memory and the computer program code...
Electrical equipment and remote control receiving remote signal by
Electrical equipment includes a power supply unit, a signal receiving unit, a rectifying and filtering unit, a switch unit, and a control. The rectifying and...
Method and electronic device for controlling peripheral device
A method for controlling at least one peripheral device and associated electronic device and control system are provided. The method includes: detecting...
Wireless-enabled tension meter
A wireless-enabled tension meter is disclosed. The wireless-enabled tension meter can include a pulley arrangement through which a portion of a guiding member...
Providing cellular data to a vehicle over different data channels
A method and a system for providing vehicle services to at least one communication device located at a vehicle via a vehicle telematics unit. The method carried...
Annotation of metadata through capture infrastructure
A method, apparatus and system annotation of meta-data through a capture infrastructure are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of a client device includes...
Real-time monitoring and dissemination of energy consumption and
A facility comprising systems, methods, and techniques for collecting data indicative of energy consumption and/or energy production by energy systems and...
Radio frequency remote controller device, integrated circuit and method
for selecting at least one device to be...
A radio frequency (RF) remote controller device comprises radio frequency (RF) circuitry operably coupled to an antenna arrangement and arranged to transmit and...
Application such as an electrically adjustable bed or electrically driven
A combination of an articulated apparatus having an electromechanical actuator, a power supply and a control unit with a unique electronic address, and a...
Systems and methods of adaptively adjusting a sensor of a security system
Embodiments of the disclosed subject matter provide systems and methods of adaptively adjusting sensitivity of a sensor of a security system that provide a...
Human motion feature extraction in personal emergency response systems and
A non-wearable Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) architecture is provided, having a synthetic aperture antenna based RF interferometer followed by...
Emergency detection device, emergency detection system, recording medium,
and method therefor
The emergency detection system includes a position information acquisition section, a presumption section, a determination section, and a notification section....
Backup contact for security/safety monitoring system
A method includes receiving an indication that an event has occurred in a physical space being monitored by a monitoring device that includes a plurality of...
System and method for identifying stolen wireless devices
A first antenna configured to receive a signal from each of a plurality of devices. A library contains at least one unique identifier for at least one target...
Methods and systems for providing alerts in response to environmental
Various arrangements are presented for alerting a user to household environmental sounds. Data representative of a sound may be captured using a microphone. A...
Alert system for detecting rising water levels
A portable, self-contained flood alarm which alleviates the shortcomings of the alarms of the prior art and offers an easy-to-use and reliable flood and water...
GPS device for locating a lost child
A pendant which provides a large, prominent alert button comprises a GPS device for locating a lost child. The child user may wear the pendant and may press the...
Primary tag and a secondary tag for communication with each other, and a
system comprising a primary tag and...
Various embodiments relate to tags, methods of using tags, systems, and methods of using systems. Various embodiments may be suitable for identifying a human or...
Wearable smart device for hazard detection and warning based on image and
A wearable smart device for providing hazard warning information to a user. The wearable smart device includes a microphone configured to detect audio data...
Evacuation guidance notification device and system
The present invention relates to an evacuation guidance notification system that can detect a fire, can provide notification, can provide guidance on an...
Aspirating smoke detectors
Improvements in and Relating to Aspirating Smoke Detectors Disclosed is an aspirating smoke detection system comprising: at least two different types of...
Identification system and method of use
A marking and identification system and method includes a dispersing device configured to disperse marker therefrom when in an activated mode. An activating...
Solar battery-driven object detection system
A reception unit 2 of a detection unit 3 includes a transmitter 30 that transmits a reception (detection) level of an infrared beam to a transmission unit 1,...
Cloud EAS synchronization and firmware update
A system and method provides access to antennas of an electronic article surveillance system via WiFi and the Internet. Each antenna of the EAS system has a...
Control tag with environmentally selected conditional response
Systems (100) and methods (300) for selective device responsiveness using a plurality of control tags (132) affixed to a plurality of objects (102). The methods...
Consumer removable tag housing assembly for attachment to a bottle neck
An electronic tag housing assembly is attachable to the extending neck of a bottle having an undercut thereabout. The tag housing includes an annular wall...
Programmable security system and method for protecting merchandise
A programmable security system and method for protecting an item of merchandise includes a programming station, a programmable key and a security system. The...
Electronic device with tamper resistant enclosure
A tampering resistant device has housing, a circuit board fitted with electronic components, and a key pad for command input. A security wrap is disposed...
Security wrap with breakable conductors
A security wrap (20) for protecting an electronic component includes a substrate (22) having a first side and a second side opposite to each other. A security...
Door and window contact systems and methods that include time of flight
Systems and methods that address the gap, security, and robustness limitations of known door and window contact systems and methods without increasing the...
Home security system using wireless communication
The invention relates to a method for monitoring the security of an area, a corresponding security monitor device and a wireless access device. The method...
Communicating information to a user
A method and device for providing information to a user are provided. The method includes providing at least one user indicator device in operable communication...
Ultra-thin haptic switch with lighting
A haptic switch includes: (a) a force sensor responding a mechanical stimulus by providing a sensing signal; (b) a processing circuit receiving the sensing...
Systems and methods for generating haptic effects associated with an
envelope in audio signals
Systems and methods for generating haptic effects associated with envelopes in audio signals are disclosed. One disclosed system for outputting haptic effects...
Solar light-emitting diode lamp wireless sensor device for monitoring
structure safety in real-time
A long time monitoring and self-powered solar light-emitting diode (LED) lamp wireless sensor device, capable of monitoring bridge, building or structure in...
Systems and methods for providing beacon-based notifications
Systems and method of providing beacon-based notifications are provided. More particularly, an identifying signal can be received from a beacon device. A...
Electronic sound level control in audible signaling devices
In further development of U.S. Pat. No. 6,310,540 B1, an audible signal device comprising of a microprocessor or microcontroller and a sounder element, or a...
Gaming machine having normal game mode and chance game mode
The present invention provides a gaming machine which can provide games that are prevented from progressing monotonously and thus can provide a player with a...
Gaming machine with carryover feature units associated with particular
In a gaming machine having virtual reels, certain symbols are modified to identify feature units associated with that particular symbol. The feature units carry...
Gaming machine capable of repeatedly executing a unit game
A gaming machine that is capable of achieving respectively different game patterns at a time of a bonus game is provided. A main CPU displays a selection screen...
Apparatus for simulating a game of chance
A system and machine-implemented method for facilitating simulation of game play for playing a game, the method including receiving one or more wagers from a...
Systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing gaming experiences
Systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing winning result opportunities in poker gaming activities. Embodiments involve identifying award-enhancing...
Card selection game with feature
A gaming machine and method are disclosed. A selected symbol is displayed in a non-revealed manner, for example on a display, a player having nominated at least...
Method of gaming and a gaming system
A gaming method including conducting a first game at a first gaming device for a first player; conducting a second game at a second gaming device for a second...
Implementing computer activity-based challenges
A computer activity-based challenge may be posted by a computer system to a social network associated with a user of the computer system. A notification may be...
Method and system to replace a betting action in advance of a user turn in
virtual card game services
Disclosed herein are a method and system for providing card game services. The method includes entering a virtually implemented game room to play a card game...
Gaming machine and gaming method
A game is executed in a normal round, in a first-type free round, and in a second-type free round. The normal round is executed with a first symbol set...
Systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing gaming experiences
Systems, apparatuses and methods for enhancing winning result opportunities in gaming activities. Embodiments involve identifying award-enhancing opportunities...
Delayed bonus win determination
Embodiments of the present invention are directed to gaming devices having a delayed bonus win determination and methods of operating gaming systems and gaming...
Systems and methods for site-wide jackpots
Systems, methods, and articles of manufacture provide for site-wide and/or community jackpots.