Method and apparatus for informing a user through haptic signals

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 9794398
APP PUB NO 20150111619A1
SERIAL NO

14587158

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According to an embodiment, a computing device is provided that includes a receiver and a signal generator. The receiver may be configured to receive a user query for information regarding a received call or message. The user query may include a physical act performed on the computing device. The signal generator may be configured to generate a haptic signal indicating a response to the user query for the information regarding the call or message.

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FUJITSU LIMITEDKAWASAKI18047

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