US Patent No: 7,774,155

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Accelerometer-based controller

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Acceleration data which is output from an acceleration sensor is obtained. A rotation motion of an input device around a predetermined direction as a rotation axis is determined by comparing a start point in a two-dimensional coordinate system which is represented by the first acceleration data obtained in a predetermined period, and an end point in the two-dimensional coordinate system which is represented by the last acceleration data obtained in the predetermined period. Coordinate axes of the two-dimensional coordinate system are defined based on components of the two axial directions of the acceleration data, and an origin of the two-dimensional coordinate system represents a value of the acceleration data in the state where no acceleration including the acceleration of gravity acts upon the acceleration sensor. Motion data including at least the determined rotation motion is output.

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NINTENDO CO., LTD.KYOTO1388

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Ikeda, Akio Otake, JP 92 1327
Ito, Kuniaki Kanagawa, JP 77 646
Kuroda, Ryoji Tokyo, JP 22 470
Sato, Kenta Kyoto, JP 98 339
Urata, Masahiro Kyoto, JP 18 445

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5,835,156 Television graphical user interface employing remote random access pointing device 91 1996
5,955,988 Graphical user interface for establishing installation location for satellite based television system 120 1996
6,016,144 Multi-layered television graphical user interface 130 1996
6,304,250 Wire/wireless keyboard with pointing device attachable thereto, computer system for use with the same, and related method 71 1998
6,456,276 Apparatus for recognizing pointing position in video display system with remote controller, and a method therefor 41 1999
6,897,854 Electronic pen input device and coordinate detecting method therefor 73 2002
2003/0052,860 Modular remote controller 46 2002
6,993,451 3D input apparatus and method thereof 54 2004
 
SONY ELECTRONICS INC. (2)
5,956,035 Menu selection with menu stem and submenu size enlargement 79 1997
6,577,350 Method and apparatus for displaying an electronic program guide 157 1998
 
Firecom, Inc. (2)
4,342,985 Remote sensing and control system 50 1980
4,672,374 System for bilateral communication of a command station with remotely located sensors and actuators 52 1985
 
TRIMBLE NAVIGATION LIMITED (2)
6,052,083 Method and apparatus for position identification 60 1998
6,243,658 Tilt prediction for total station 49 2000
 
CONTRAVES INC. (1)
5,822,713 Guided fire control system 67 1993
 
VOUGHT AIRCRAFT COMPANY (1)
5,128,671 Control device having multiple degrees of freedom 283 1990
 
SmartSwing, Inc. (1)
2005/0054,457 Method and system for golf swing analysis and training 107 2004
 
DHOL NEW VENTURES LLC (1)
RE40324 Thumb actuated X-Y input device 44 2006
 
RUWIDO AUSTRIA GESELLSCHAFT M.B.H. (1)
D531585 Remote control 64 2005
 
HARMONIC RESEARCH, INC. (1)
6,747,632 Wireless control device 125 2001
 
SOFRESUD (1)
2004/0134,341 Device, and related method, for determining the direction of a target 48 2004
 
EPXY, INC., 600 GALVESTON DRIVE, REDWOOD CITY, CA. 94063, A CORP. OF CA. (1)
4,969,647 Invertible hand-held electronic game apparatus 235 1989
 
The United States of America as represented by the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (2)
5,517,183 Accelerometer method and apparatus for integral display and control functions 57 1992
5,736,970 Accelerometer method and apparatus for integral display and control functions 41 1994
 
AMERICAN GNC CORPORATION (3)
6,473,713 Processing method for motion measurement 72 1999
6,415,223 Interruption-free hand-held positioning method and system thereof 98 2000
6,725,173 Digital signal processing method and system thereof for precision orientation measurements 60 2001
 
DAVEY BICKFORD USA, INC. (1)
2005/0217,525 Positional blasting system 46 2005
 
OLYMPUS OPTICAL CO., LTD. (4)
6,137,457 Image display system 46 1995
5,794,081 Camera capable of detecting camera shake and compensating image blur due to camera shake 63 1997
6,331,841 Image display system 40 2000
D473942 Remote control apparatus for industrial endoscope 49 2001
 
RICOH COMPANY, LTD. (5)
5,902,968 Pen-shaped handwriting input apparatus using accelerometers and gyroscopes and an associated operational device for determining pen movement 134 1997
6,181,329 Method and apparatus for tracking a hand-held writing instrument with multiple sensors that are calibrated by placing the writing instrument in predetermined positions with respect to the writing surface 105 1997
6,084,577 Pen-shaped handwriting input apparatus using accelerometers and gyroscopes and an associated operational device for determining pen movement 77 1998
6,686,954 Apparatus and method for correction of a deviation of digital camera 57 1999
6,492,981 Calibration of a system for tracking a writing instrument with multiple sensors 97 2000
 
Saratoga, Inc. (1)
5,825,350 Electronic pointing apparatus and method 180 1997
 
ULTIMATE BALANCE, INC. (1)
5,430,435 Adjustable athletic training system 74 1993
 
L-3 COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION (2)
5,280,744 Method for aiming towed field artillery pieces 58 1992
5,481,957 Aiming and pointing system for ground based weapons equipment 52 1992
 
UNDERSEA SENSOR SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
5,307,325 Accelerometer sensor noise reduction method and means 43 1992
 
THRUSTMASTER, INC. (1)
5,923,317 Two-handed controller for video games and simulations 107 1997
 
JOHNSON CONTROLS TECHNOLOGY COMPANY (1)
4,546,551 Electrical control system 257 1983
 
NOKIA CORPORATION (1)
2005/0210,419 Gesture control system 80 2005
 
ROBOTOOLZ, INC. (1)
7,568,289 Handheld optical distance measurement device 39 2005
 
SRI INTERNATIONAL (1)
5,262,777 Device for generating multidimensional input signals to a computer 153 1991
 
LOGITECH EUROPE S.A. (2)
6,069,594 Computer input device with multiple switches using single line 112 1996
2004/0152,515 Cordless game controller system 43 2003
 
NOKIA TECHNOLOGIES OY (1)
6,998,966 Mobile communication device having a functional cover for controlling sound applications by motion 71 2003
 
CONTROL4 CORPORATION (1)
D524298 Hand-held remote control 54 2004
 
ALFADATA COMPUTER CORP. (1)
6,933,861 Key-operating device for a hand-held video game apparatus 49 2002
 
Venture Technologies, Inc. (1)
4,957,291 Electronic puzzle 90 1989
 
ATLANTIS LIMITED PARTNERSHIP (1)
6,245,014 Fitness for duty testing device and method 69 1999
 
SCIENTIFIC-ATLANTA, INC. (2)
D486145 Remote control keypad 45 2003
D491924 Remote control housing 40 2003
 
INTERACTIVE IMAGING SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
5,526,022 Sourceless orientation sensor 103 1993
 
STAIR SYSTEMS, INC. (NEW JERSEY CORP.) (1)
6,518,952 System for manipulation and display of medical images 58 2000
 
GATEWAY, INC. (4)
5,421,590 Multiple linked game controllers 139 1993
5,900,867 Self identifying remote control device having a television receiver for use in a computer 188 1995
5,724,106 Hand held remote control device with trigger button 289 1996
D396468 Wireless remote with trackball 51 1996
 
Robertshaw Controls Company (2)
4,761,540 Electrically operated appliance controls and methods of making the same 42 1987
4,918,293 Electrically operated appliance controls and methods of making the same 51 1988
 
THOMSON MULTIMEDIA INC (1)
2001/0024,973 Laser light sword 55 2000
 
PROXIMA CORPORATION (1)
5,682,181 Method and display control system for accentuating 55 1994
 
AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGIES INTERNATIONAL, INC. (1)
6,484,080 Method and apparatus for controlling a vehicular component 179 2001
 
TRENDMASTERS, INC. (1)
5,847,854 Filtered light signal control suitable for toys 44 1996
 
PIONEER ELECTRONICS (USA) INC. (1)
D474763 Handheld remote control 42 2002
 
WISTRON CORPORATION (1)
6,925,410 Selecting a target device in a device network 50 2001
 
STEVEN M. HOFFBERG 2004-1 GRAT (1)
6,400,996 Adaptive pattern recognition based control system and method 834 1999
 
MAKSHI TU LTD., LLC (1)
5,624,117 Game machine controller 133 1995
 
RADICA CHINA LIMITED (5)
6,273,819 Hand held electronic game with sensors for realistic simulation 45 2000
6,544,124 Handheld steering wheel game controller 81 2001
6,836,751 Optical controller 42 2002
6,572,108 Game pad controller 46 2002
2004/0048,666 Wireless game device and method for using the same 45 2002
 
SMITH & NEPHEW ROLYAN, INC. (1)
5,484,355 System for therapeutic exercise and evaluation 71 1993
 
LIEBHERR-WERK EHINGEN GMBH (1)
7,044,315 Telescopic boom of a crane 20 2003
 
Bodenseewerk Geratetechnik GmbH (1)
4,914,598 Integrated redundant reference system for the flight control and for generating heading and attitude informations 85 1987
 
HITACHI, LTD. (1)
5,369,580 Yawing-momentum detecting apparatus for a vehicle, a detecting method thereof, and motion controlling apparatus for a vehicle, utilizing the detecting apparatus 61 1992
 
LOGANTREE L P (1)
6,059,576 Training and safety device, system and method to aid in proper movement during physical activity 214 1997
 
TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX FILM CORPORATION (1)
6,394,904 Simulation system 59 2000
 
PTD INTERACTIVE, INC. (1)
D492285 Input device 40 2003
 
APPLE INC. (2)
6,956,564 Portable computers 148 1998
D495336 Docking station 168 2003
 
PRUEFTECHNIK DIETER BUSCH AG (1)
6,718,280 Measurement device for determining the three-dimensional orientation of a body relative to a reference direction 41 2002
 
KONAMI CORPORATION (1)
6,540,611 Portable game machine and game-advancing method 75 2000
 
APPLE COMPUTER, INC. (1)
5,469,194 Apparatus and method for providing different input device orientations of a computer system 107 1994
 
UNIVERSAL ENTERTAINMENT CORPORATION (2)
6,238,291 Cartridge, game machine and bi-directional communication type game system 125 1998
6,597,342 Game machine controller 70 1999
 
EMERALD FOREST TOYS, LLC (1)
2003/0069,077 Wave-actuated, spell-casting magic wand with sensory feedback 62 2001
 
KABUSHIKI KAISHA TOSHIBA (3)
5,202,844 Computer having integral type hand writing input/display device and keyboard 62 1991
5,490,058 Modulating controller for controlling two operation terminals 42 1993
5,598,187 Spatial motion pattern input system and input method 134 1994
 
KONAMI DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT CO., LTD. (3)
6,146,278 Shooting video game machine 151 1997
6,110,039 Shooting game machine 138 1998
6,347,998 Game system and computer-readable recording medium 112 2000
 
GE MEDICAL SYSTEMS GLOBAL TECHNOLOGY COMPANY, LLC (1)
5,676,673 Position tracking and imaging system with error detection for use in medical applications 429 1996
 
RAYTHEON COMPANY (1)
7,107,168 System for measuring the effect of bearing errors in an active device 56 2003
 
SANSHIN KOGYO KABUSHIKI KAISHA (1)
5,175,481 Adjusting device for a remote control system 44 1991
 
TRITON TECH OF TEXAS, LLC (1)
5,181,181 Computer apparatus input device for three-dimensional information 355 1990
 
THE GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (1)
6,184,863 Direct pointing apparatus and method therefor 161 1998
 
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION (3)
4,578,674 Method and apparatus for wireless cursor position control 165 1983
5,512,892 Hand held control device 83 1994
6,650,313 Method and adapter for performing assistive motion data processing and/or button data processing external to a computer 61 2001
 
SIEMENS AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT (1)
4,514,798 Electrical control apparatus 49 1982
 
FUJITSU LIMITED (7)
5,541,860 Small size apparatus for measuring and recording acceleration 78 1995
6,753,888 DISPLAY INTERFACE METHOD AND APPARATUS, AND A COMPUTER-READABLE STORAGE STORING A PROGRAM, FOR CONTROLLING A COMPUTER TO PERFORM DISPLAYING A PLURALITY OF OBJECTS AND PERFORMING AN OPERATION FOR DUPLICATING OR MOVING AT LEAST ONE OF THE OBJECTS 43 2000
7,173,604 Gesture identification of controlled devices 109 2004
7,301,527 Feedback based user interface for motion controlled handheld devices 71 2004
2005/0212,752 Selective engagement of motion input modes 59 2004
2005/0212,753 Motion controlled remote controller 90 2004
2005/0212,760 Gesture based user interface supporting preexisting symbols 106 2004
 
MOTIONLESS KEYBOARD COMPANY (1)
5,178,477 Ergonomic keyboard input device 160 1991
 
I-O DISPLAY SYSTEMS LLC (1)
5,991,085 Head-mounted personal visual display apparatus with image generator and holder 187 1996
 
INFINEON TECHNOLOGIES AG (1)
2004/0222,969 Positioning unit 51 2003
 
MIACOMET, INC. (1)
5,741,182 Sensing spatial movement 113 1994
 
LOGICO HOLDINGS PTY LIMITED (1)
2004/0227,725 User controlled device for sending control signals to an electric appliance, in particular user controlled pointing device such as mouse of joystick, with 3D-motion detection 86 2003
 
ROBERT BOSCH GMBH (2)
6,084,315 System for operating a control device in a motor vehicle 41 1998
6,836,705 Method and device for the control and/or the determination of a version of a controller in a system 43 2003
 
Wang Laboratories, Inc. (2)
5,068,645 Computer input device using an orientation sensor 79 1990
5,363,120 Computer input device using orientation sensor 103 1993
 
BINARY SERVICES LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY (1)
5,757,360 Hand held computer control device 163 1995
 
SMK-LINK ELECTRONICS CORPORATION (4)
5,670,988 Trigger operated electronic device 76 1995
* 6,850,221 Trigger operated electronic device 77 1997
D410909 Pointing device 47 1997
D489361 Remote control 49 2002
 
CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD. (2)
6,183,365 Movement measuring device, electronic game machine including movement measuring device, and method of playing game machine 95 1998
6,426,719 Position measurement apparatus that detects location by receiving external signals 101 2000
 
RUDELL, ELLIOT A. (1)
6,200,219 Toy vehicles with integral motion sensitive game display 73 1998
 
TV INTERACTIVE DATA CORPORATION (1)
5,339,095 Multi-media pointing device 166 1991
 
MINOLTA CO., LTD. (1)
5,841,409 Image display apparatus 51 1996
 
Dazzle Multimedia (1)
D433381 Adapter and adapter stand 91 1999
 
TV ANSWER, INC. (1)
D331058 TV remote control unit 62 1990
 
FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. (1)
5,702,305 Electronic game system 85 1996
 
PIXART IMAGING INC. (4)
2006/0148,563 Gaming peripheral apparatus for a gaming computing device 51 2005
2007/0265,076 INTERACTIVE WIRELESS GAME APPARATUS AND WIRELESS PERIPHERAL MODULE 46 2006
2007/0252,815 INTERACTIVE GAME APPARATUS AND GAME CONTROLLER USED IN THE SAME 45 2006
2008/0273,011 Interactive game method and system with sports injury protection 44 2008
 
NEW YORK LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY (2)
5,138,154 Shaft angle encoder with rotating off-axis interference pattern 142 1990
5,698,784 Vibratory rate gyroscope and methods of assembly and operation 122 1996
 
CREATIVE KINGDOMS, LLC (2)
2004/0204,240 Magical wand and interactive play experience 112 2003
7,445,550 Magical wand and interactive play experience 87 2004
 
PINN COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION (1)
5,703,623 Smart orientation sensing circuit for remote control 159 1996
 
Kabushiki Kaisha Sega Enterprises (2)
5,734,807 Image processing devices and methods 101 1995
6,672,962 Gun-shaped controller and game device 83 2000
 
MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC (7)
5,643,087 Input device including digital force feedback apparatus 362 1994
7,102,616 Remote control device with pointing capacity 92 1999
6,757,446 System and process for image-based relativistic rendering 67 2000
6,982,697 System and process for selecting objects in a ubiquitous computing environment 123 2002
6,990,639 System and process for controlling electronic components in a ubiquitous computing environment using multimodal integration 140 2002
7,090,582 Use of multiple player real-time voice communications on a gaming device 114 2003
2004/0193,413 Architecture for controlling a computer using hand gestures 207 2003
 
Kabushikikaisha Wacom (1)
5,561,543 Information input system by attitude detection of manual implement 63 1995
 
INNOVENTIONS, INC. (2)
6,466,198 View navigation and magnification of a hand-held device with a display 259 2000
6,933,923 View navigation and magnification of a hand-held device with a display 105 2002
 
KID Interactive, LLC (1)
6,811,491 Interactive video game controller adapter 110 2000
 
Konica Corporation (1)
D328463 Remote control unit 61 1990
 
QUALCOMM INCORPORATED (1)
7,379,566 Optical flow based tilt sensor 257 2006
 
UNION SWITCH & SIGNAL INC. (1)
6,087,950 Detector for sensing motion and direction of a railway device 50 1999
 
ERICSSON INC. (1)
6,201,554 Device control apparatus for hand-held data processing device 188 1999
 
COPPER, JACK (2)
D340042 Handheld computer pointing device 70 1991
5,485,171 Hand held computer input apparatus and method 99 1994
 
Sextant Avionique (1)
5,594,465 Device for dynamic display of information relating to an electronic system of variable configuration and/or composition 41 1996
 
MOVIT, INC. (1)
5,679,004 Myoelectric feedback system 66 1995
 
VTECH ELECTRONICS, LTD. (1)
D503750 Video game console 54 2003
 
SEGA TOYS, LTD. (1)
5,967,898 Tablet unit 68 1997
 
FITZGERALD LIGHTING LTD (1)
6,650,029 Remotely controllable electrical switching apparatus 45 2000
 
Ambulatory Monitoring, Inc. (1)
6,582,380 System and method of monitoring and modifying human activity-based behavior 64 2001
 
Sega Enterprises, Ltd. (4)
D362870 Video game machine 51 1994
D412940 Video game machine 188 1998
6,752,719 Controller and expansion unit for controller 51 2002
7,081,051 Controller and expansion unit for controller 44 2002
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Other [Check patent profile for assignment information] (3)
* 8,428,394 System and method for resolving spatial orientation using intelligent optical selectivity 0 2010
9,005,026 Game controller for tablet computer 0 2012
9,007,302 Device and user interface for visualizing, navigating, and manipulating hierarchically structured information on host electronic devices 0 2012
 
EMPIRE TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT LLC (2)
* 8,966,400 User movement interpretation in computer generated reality 0 2010
* 2011/0302,536 USER MOVEMENT INTERPRETATION IN COMPUTER GENERATED REALITY 0 2010
 
IMU SOLUTIONS, INC. (1)
* 2009/0185,080 Controlling an electronic device by changing an angular orientation of a remote wireless-controller 0 2009
 
BRAUN GMBH (1)
* 2011/0275,424 PERSONAL HYGIENE SYSTEM 0 2010
 
SONY COMPUTER ENTERTAINMENT INC. (1)
* 8,292,737 Entertainment system 0 2007
 
LSI CORPORATION (1)
* 8,310,447 Pointing device housed in a writing device 0 2008
 
SONY CORPORATION (1)
8,613,665 Game controller 0 2007
 
WIKIPAD, INC. (2)
8,944,912 Combination game controller and information input device for a tablet computer 0 2012
8,812,987 Virtual multiple sided virtual rotatable user interface icon queue 0 2012
 
BLACK & DECKER INC. (6)
8,286,723 Power screwdriver having rotary input control 6 2011
8,418,778 Power screwdriver having rotary input control 4 2012
RE44311 Power tool anti-kickback system with rotational rate sensor 0 2012
RE45112 Power tool anti-kickback system with rotational rate sensor 0 2012
RE44993 Power tool anti-kickback system with rotational rate sensor 0 2012
D703017 Screwdriver 0 2013
 
CYWEE GROUP LIMITED (2)
* 8,441,438 3D pointing device and method for compensating movement thereof 0 2010
* 2011/0163,950 3D POINTING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR COMPENSATING MOVEMENT THEREOF 4 2010
 
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD. (2)
* 2008/0088,583 Method and apparatus for moving list on picture plane 1 2007
* 2013/0174,099 ELECTRONIC APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING THEREOF 0 2012
 
APPLIED MICRO CIRCUITS CORPORATION (2)
* 8,434,022 System and method for photo-image local distribution 0 2009
* 2010/0281,394 System and Method for Photo-Image Local Distribution 2 2009
 
MQ GAMING, LLC (8)
8,608,535 Systems and methods for providing an interactive game 13 2005
8,753,165 Wireless toy systems and methods for interactive entertainment 3 2009
8,226,493 Interactive play devices for water play attractions 22 2010
8,827,810 Methods for providing interactive entertainment 3 2011
8,702,515 Multi-platform gaming system using RFID-tagged toys 5 2012
8,888,576 Multi-media interactive play system 0 2012
8,758,136 Multi-platform gaming systems and methods 3 2013
8,961,260 Toy incorporating RFID tracking device 0 2014
 
CREATIVE KINGDOMS, LLC (19)
8,089,458 Toy devices and methods for providing an interactive play experience 27 2008
8,708,821 Systems and methods for providing interactive game play 5 2010
8,491,389 Motion-sensitive input device and interactive gaming system 14 2011
8,169,406 Motion-sensitive wand controller for a game 26 2011
8,184,097 Interactive gaming system and method using motion-sensitive input device 24 2011
8,164,567 Motion-sensitive game controller with optional display screen 25 2011
8,248,367 Wireless gaming system combining both physical and virtual play elements 27 2012
8,373,659 Wirelessly-powered toy for gaming 17 2012
8,475,275 Interactive toys and games connecting physical and virtual play environments 23 2012
8,368,648 Portable interactive toy with radio frequency tracking device 16 2012
8,384,668 Portable gaming device and gaming system combining both physical and virtual play elements 17 2012
8,531,050 Wirelessly powered gaming device 14 2012
8,790,180 Interactive game and associated wireless toy 4 2013
8,711,094 Portable gaming device and gaming system combining both physical and virtual play elements 5 2013
8,814,688 Customizable toy for playing a wireless interactive game having both physical and virtual elements 4 2013
8,686,579 Dual-range wireless controller 6 2013
8,913,011 Wireless entertainment device, system, and method 0 2014
8,961,312 Motion-sensitive controller and associated gaming applications 0 2014
8,915,785 Interactive entertainment system 0 2014
 
APPLE INC. (5)
8,959,013 Virtual keyboard for a non-tactile three dimensional user interface 0 2011
8,933,876 Three dimensional user interface session control 0 2011
8,872,762 Three dimensional user interface cursor control 0 2011
* 2012/0202,569 Three-Dimensional User Interface for Game Applications 8 2012
8,881,051 Zoom-based gesture user interface 0 2012
 
NINTENDO CO., LTD. (20)
8,308,563 Game system and storage medium having game program stored thereon 6 2006
8,157,651 Information processing program 2 2006
7,942,745 Game operating device 51 2006
7,931,535 Game operating device 20 2006
* 8,068,096 Game program and game system 1 2006
8,267,786 Game controller and game system 3 2006
7,927,216 Video game system with wireless modular handheld controller 48 2006
7,905,782 Game apparatus having general-purpose remote control function 7 2006
8,591,333 Game controller with receptor duplicating control functions 1 2007
* 2008/0242,385 Game device and storage medium storing game program 6 2007
* 7,980,952 Storage medium having information processing program stored thereon and information processing apparatus 1 2007
* 8,216,070 Computer-readable storage medium storing information processing program and information processing device 0 2008
8,384,565 Expanding operating device and operating system 0 2008
8,834,271 Game controller and game system 1 2008
8,313,379 Video game system with wireless modular handheld controller 7 2010
8,696,462 Game apparatus having general-purpose remote control function 0 2011
8,550,915 Game controller with adapter duplicating control functions 4 2011
8,430,753 Video game system with wireless modular handheld controller 1 2011
8,708,824 Information processing program 0 2012
8,858,336 Game apparatus having general-purpose remote control function 0 2014
 
INTEL CORPORATION (2)
* 8,333,661 Gaming system with saftey features 0 2011
* 2011/0230,263 GAMING SYSTEM WITH SAFTEY FEATURES 2 2011
 
AiLive, Inc. (6)
8,655,622 Method and apparatus for interpreting orientation invariant motion 0 2008
8,251,821 Method and system for interactive control using movable controllers 0 2009
7,917,455 Method and system for rapid evaluation of logical expressions 0 2009
8,051,024 Example-based creation and tuning of motion recognizers for motion-controlled applications 0 2010
7,899,772 Method and system for tuning motion recognizers by a user using a set of motion signals 1 2010
* 7,953,246 systems and methods for motion recognition with minimum delay 3 2010
 
TRIGGERMASTER, INC. (2)
8,556,628 Shooting training device 0 2006
8,911,235 Shooting training device 0 2013
 
MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY LICENSING, LLC (12)
8,854,799 Flux fountain 4 2012
8,791,382 Input device securing techniques 8 2012
8,548,608 Sensor fusion algorithm 20 2012
8,947,353 Photosensor array gesture detection 0 2012
8,850,241 Multi-stage power adapter configured to provide low power upon initial connection of the power adapter to the host device and high power thereafter upon notification from the host device to the power adapter 4 2012
8,614,666 Sensing user input at display area edge 18 2012
8,830,668 Flexible hinge and removable attachment 5 2013
8,780,540 Flexible hinge and removable attachment 0 2013
8,780,541 Flexible hinge and removable attachment 9 2013
8,903,517 Computer device and an apparatus having sensors configured for measuring spatial information indicative of a position of the computing devices 3 2013
8,873,227 Flexible hinge support layer 3 2014
8,947,864 Flexible hinge and removable attachment 0 2014
 
Ewig Industries Macao Commercial Offshore Ltd. (1)
* 2010/0171,635 System And Method For Motion-Sensitive Remote Control For Audio-Visual Entertainment System 3 2009
 
NATIONAL TSING HUA UNIVERSITY (1)
* 8,655,620 Method and module for measuring rotation and portable apparatus comprising the module 0 2011
 
IRONBURG INVENTIONS LTD. (3)
* 8,641,525 Controller for video game console 0 2011
* 2012/0322,553 CONTROLLER FOR VIDEO GAME CONSOLE 0 2011
* 2014/0113,723 Controller for Video Game Console 0 2013
 
LG ELECTRONICS INC. (1)
* 2010/0026,530 METHOD OF GENERATING KEY CODE IN COORDINATE RECOGNITION DEVICE AND APPARATUS USING THE SAME 0 2007
 
Microsoft Technology Holding, LLC (1)
8,991,473 Metal alloy injection molding protrusions 0 2014
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