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Methods and apparatus to detect and warn proximate entities of interest

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
Systems and methods to detect and warn proximate entities of interest are described herein. An example method for assessing a possibility of a collision between entities of interest, each having their own characteristics of movement, includes sampling movement of each entity at least two points in time, generating a trajectory...
Categories: Telecom

Proximity alarm device, proximity alarm system, mobile device, and method for diagnosing failure of proximity alarm system

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A proximity alarm device includes a control unit, an amplifying unit, an output terminal, a ground terminal, a detection unit, and a determining apparatus. The control unit receives an input of a referencing signal. An output of the control unit is electrically connected to the amplifying unit. An output of...
Categories: Telecom

System for transmitting accident data and method thereof

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A method of transmitting accident data includes transmitting accident occurrence information to a vehicle information center by a vehicle terminal when an accident occurs with a vehicle. Infrastructure information near the location of the accident at the time of the accident is requested by the vehicle information center by transmitting...
Categories: Telecom

Using audio signals in personal emergency response systems

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A personal emergency response (PER) device may include an audio sensor that is used to enhance the operation of the PER device. The audio sensor may obtain audio data that can be used to verify whether a fall event that is detected by the PER device is a false positive...
Categories: Telecom

Apparatus and method for generating virtual lane, and system system for controlling lane keeping of vehicle with the apparatus

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
Disclosed are an apparatus and a method for generating a virtual lane, which correct or estimate an undetected lane depending on detection of a lane at each side and a system for controlling lane keeping of a vehicle with the apparatus. The apparatus for generating a virtual lane according to...
Categories: Telecom

Tactile based performance enhancement system

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A system is disclosed for communicating tactile messages to a user, such as a racecar driver, yacht crewmember, or other athlete. The system can include a tactile vest having tactile activators for conveying tactile messages to the user, including real time messages for helping the user assess and improve physical...
Categories: Telecom

Seat belt wearing detection device

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A seat belt wearing detection device includes: a tongue unit supported by a seat belt; a buckle unit into which the tongue unit is inserted and held; a wearing detection unit that detects an insertion and holding state; a seat belt side communication unit that transmits a detection result; a...
Categories: Telecom

Safety apparatus

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A safety apparatus for use as a roadside warning device comprises a base, a light source disposed within the base and adapted to project light away from the base, and an alert system rotatably attached to the base. The alert system includes a plurality of arms shaped to form a...
Categories: Telecom

Vehicle wheel assembly illumination lamp

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A vehicle tire pressure indicator and tire illumination assembly is provided. The assembly includes a light source located on the body of a vehicle near the wheel well and oriented to direct light onto a wheel assembly having a tire. A tire pressure indicator detects air inflation pressure of the...
Categories: Telecom

Deferring alert of notifications for a particular time

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A computing system is described that receives, at a particular time, notification data, the notification data indicating a threshold amount of time for which the computing system is to delay outputting an alert based on the notification data. The computing system initiates, based on the threshold amount of time, a...
Categories: Telecom

Electronic device and control method thereof

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
There is provided an electronic device a user wears, the device including: a controller configured to determine whether the user is wearing the electronic device based on an input from a sensor; and configured to notify the user of an event in a first mode when the determination is made...
Categories: Telecom

Programmable digital labels for a medicine container

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A bottle for storing medicine that may include at least one sensor to determine an aspect about the medicine stored within the bottle. The bottle may also include a processor that receives the information from the one or more sensors. A wireless communication interface may be integrated with the bottle...
Categories: Telecom

Smart clothing system

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
Techniques pertaining to wearable technology are described. According to various embodiments, one or more sensors embedded in or attached to an article of clothing detect that the clothing is in physical contact with a user at a particular time. Thereafter, it is determined that the article of clothing is being...
Categories: Telecom

Caretaking communication bracelet

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A caretaker's communication bracelet that can record and asynchronously transmit a message to another similar bracelet, a smartphone or mobile phone, or a computer, via a cloud server....
Categories: Telecom

Wearable mobile device and method of measuring biological signal with the same

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A wearable mobile device and a method of detecting a biosignal with a wearable mobile device are provided. A method of detecting a biosignal with a wearable mobile device involves determining whether a wearable mobile device is closely attached to a user; and providing a biosignal-based service in response to...
Categories: Telecom

Programmable wireless alarm device and the alarm system having the same

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
The present disclosure provides a programmable wireless alarm device comprising a detecting and input unit, a central processing unit, an output unit, an indicating unit and a wireless transmission unit. The central processing unit receives a detecting signal and an input signal from the detecting and input unit, and generates...
Categories: Telecom

Electronic system with dynamic localization mechanism and method of operation thereof

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
An electronic system includes a storage interface configured to access a kinematic model for representing one or more motions of a carrier; a control unit, coupled to the storage interface, configured to determine an attachment location of an attachable device based on the kinematic model; and generate a device setting...
Categories: Telecom

Computer-implemented systems and methods for mold prevention

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A computer-implemented method and system for mold prevention is provided. In one embodiment, a computer-implemented method for computer-implemented systems and methods for mold prevention may include at a server having one or more processors and memory storing one or more programs for execution by the one or more processors: receiving...
Categories: Telecom

Computer network for monitoring and controlling storage facilities comprising a load state device and a user detection device

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
The present disclosure relates to a computer network comprising a storage facility, a data processing device, a data transmission device, and a server in operative connection with the storage facility. The storage facility comprises a load state detection device and a user detection device. The user detection device is configured...
Categories: Telecom

Radio with embedded rfid

Mon, 06/01/2015 - 10:29am
A radio (100) comprises a radio housing (102) having external radio features (104, 106, 108, 110, 112, 114, 116) located on a surface of the radio housing. At least one of the external radio features is removable and replaceable by another external radio feature having a radio frequency identification (RFID)...
Categories: Telecom