Patents Assigned to Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd.
  • Patent number: 10317935
    Abstract: The present application discloses an electronic apparatus comprising a body, a rotary connection device, a bracket and a base, wherein, the bracket is rotatably connected to the body via the rotary connection device; the base is detachably connected to the body via the bracket. The electronic apparatus is in a first use mode when the body is connected to the base via the bracket. The electronic apparatus is in a second use mode when the base is detached from the bracket. The second use mode is different from the first use mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 4, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignees: BEIJING LENOVO SOFTWARE LTD., LENOVO (BEIJING) LIMITED
    Inventors: Shujie Dong, Jun Zhang
  • Patent number: 10318064
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses an information processing method and an electronic device. The method comprises obtaining display parameters of the display unit; determining a refresh rate of the display unit based on the display parameters; setting a first period and a second period in the refresh cycle; and generating a first control instruction to control the electronic device to refresh the touch detection unit while stopping refreshing the display unit during the first period of each refresh cycle, so as to enable the touch detection unit to detect a touch operation, and control the electronic device to refresh the display unit during the second period of each refresh cycle.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignees: BEIJING LENOVO SOFTWARE LTD., LENOVO (BEIJING) LIMITED
    Inventors: Minggui Qian, Nan Lin
  • Patent number: 10281988
    Abstract: A method for display control and an electronic device are provided. The method includes: detecting a first touch operation and a second touch operation performed on a touch sensing unit. A first touch direction corresponding to the first touch operation and a second touch direction corresponding to the second touch operation are obtained. A first control instruction is obtained based on the first touch direction and the second touch direction. That is, in embodiments of the disclosure, the effect of a touch instruction response to two successively performed touch operations is different from the effect of a touch instruction response to two separately performed touch operations.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2019
    Assignees: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd., Lenovo (Beijing) Limited
    Inventors: Qingdi Xie, Xiaoping Zhang, Gang Li, Chunlong Yang
  • Patent number: 10276126
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides an information processing method and an electronic device. The electronic device has a display unit, and is capable of generating a deformation in response to a stress. The display unit of the electronic device is capable of presenting M window interfaces, each of the M window interfaces being used for displaying a separate display content. The method comprises: determining a first display sub-region of the display unit which is in a presentation state, when it is judged that the electronic device has generated a predetermined deformation; obtaining a first attribute parameter of a first window interface among the M window interfaces; and displaying the first window interface in the first display sub-region if the first attribute parameter satisfies a preset condition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2019
    Assignees: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd., Lenovo (Beijing) Limited
    Inventor: Ben Xu
  • Patent number: 10276036
    Abstract: Provided is an electronic system and a control method for the electronic system. The electronic system includes a maintenance apparatus configured to maintain a position of the electronic system relative to a user in a case that the electronic system is worn by the user; a first acquisition apparatus configured to detect triggering data; and a processing apparatus configured to determine whether the triggering data meets a first condition, and control the electronic system to perform a preset function based on a result of the determination. When using a wearable electronic device including the electronic system, a user can control the electronic system to perform a preset function only by triggering the first acquisition apparatus, thereby simplifying the control operation. And the control method can be used for driving the electronic system to perform a preset function, thereby providing convenience in use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2019
    Assignees: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd., Lenovo (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sang-ho Lee, Xiaotian Zhu
  • Patent number: 10234933
    Abstract: An information processing method is applied in a first electronic device, which includes a display screen and a communication interface. In the method, the first electronic device is connected to a second electronic device through the communication interface; object data is acquired from the second electronic device; a display form is determined for displaying the object data on the display screen according to a parameter of the object data. An object navigation interface is generated based on the object data and displayed on the display screen when the second electronic device is in a first device posture. Each object on the second electronic device can be searched and displayed on the display screen through the object navigation interface. An object corresponding to the object data is displayed on the display screen based on the object data when the second electronic device is in a second device posture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2019
    Assignees: BEIJING LENOVO SOFTWARE LTD., LENOVO (BEIJING) LIMITED
    Inventor: Xingping Jiang
  • Patent number: 10222866
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides an information processing method and an electronic device, capable of solving the problem with the conventional solution that the user may not activate the interaction interface conveniently without knowing the position of the triggering control.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignees: BEIJING LENOVO SOFTWARE LTD., LENOVO (BEIJING) LIMITED
    Inventors: Xiang Cao, Cheng Guo, Jundong Xue, Jun Wei
  • Patent number: 10225684
    Abstract: An information processing method and an electronic device are provided. The method can be applied to an electronic device and comprises: receiving first information that contains first characteristic information; acquiring first location information corresponding to a first location where the electronic device is located; correlating the first location information with the first information; outputting the first information and the first location information in response to that a first operation for reviewing the first information is detected.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignees: BEIJING LENOVO SOFTWARE LTD., LENOVO (BEIJING) LIMITED
    Inventor: Jinhong Jia
  • Patent number: 10216392
    Abstract: An information processing method and a first electronic device are provided. The method includes: triggering a communication unit of a first electronic device to perform a detection; acquiring a second state parameter of a second electronic device, if the communication unit detects that a device distance between the first electronic device and the second electronic device meets a preset condition; and controlling a display unit of the electronic device to display a second icon in a first interface with a first manner. The second icon is for representing the second electronic device, and the first manner is determined based on the second state parameter.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 26, 2019
    Assignees: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd., Lenovo (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Qian Zhao
  • Patent number: 10212168
    Abstract: An electronic device and a control method thereof are provided. The control method for the electronic device includes: acquiring a call instruction; calling a target application to acquire collection data; acquiring a security label, in a case that the target application operates in a first operating mode; storing the acquired collection data based on the security label, as a collection data with the security label, wherein the collection data with the security label is in an accessible state when a first access authority is met.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignees: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd., Lenovo (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Zhiyang Zhao, Yang Zhang, Jinxuan Cui
  • Patent number: 10210148
    Abstract: The embodiments of the present invention provide a method and an apparatus for file processing. The method for file processing includes: obtaining a file; parsing the file to obtain a first character contained in the file; matching the first character with a preconfigured matching character library; obtaining an annotation corresponding to the first character when the first character satisfies a predetermined condition; and displaying the first character and the annotation. With the embodiments of the present invention, automatic annotation can be provided for a particular character in a file, such that the user's reading experience can be improved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 1, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2019
    Assignees: LENOVO (BEIJING) LIMITED, BEIJING LENOVO SOFTWARE LTD.
    Inventors: Yaqiang Wu, Jianzhong Zhang, Zhepeng Wang, Chao Xu, Wei Wang
  • Patent number: 10203835
    Abstract: A display processing method and apparatus applicable to an electronic device are described. The electronic device has a display area divided into a first area and a second area. The display processing method includes acquiring object information of an object to be displayed; acquiring display position information of the object; displaying the object in a first display mode when the display position information corresponds to the first area; and displaying the object in a second display mode when the display position information corresponds to the second area, the first display mode being different from the second display mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 23, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 12, 2019
    Assignees: BEIJING LENOVO SOFTWARE LTD., LENOVO (BEIJING) CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Xiaoping Dong, Xingping Jiang, Renjie Wang
  • Patent number: 10185459
    Abstract: A display processing method, a display processing apparatus and an electronic device are described. The display processing method includes obtaining information from a second application when an interface of a first application is displayed in a predetermined region of a display screen of a display device; displaying prompt information on the information, on the interface of the first application; receiving a first operation on the prompt information; dividing the predetermined region into a first region and a second region, in response to the first operation; and displaying at least a part of the interface of the first application in the first region, and displaying an interface of the second application in the second region, wherein the information is displayed in the interface of the second application.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 22, 2019
    Assignees: BEIJING LENOVO SOFTWARE LTD., LENOVO (BEIJING) CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yan Gao, Jie Xia, Xiaotian Zhu
  • Patent number: 10181056
    Abstract: The present invention discloses a display method and an electronic device. The method is applicable to an electronic device, the electronic device is capable of data transmission with a display device, the electronic device includes a first display unit, and the display device includes a second display unit; and the method includes: when the electronic device obtains information needing to be displayed, determining whether the information needing to be displayed is private information and generating a first determination result; in a case that the information needing to be displayed is private information, transmitting the information needing to be displayed to the first display unit only; and in a case that the information needing to be displayed is not private information, transmitting the information needing to be displayed at least to a second display unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 15, 2019
    Assignees: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd., Lenovo (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Feng Gao, Naibo Hong, Yanjun Tian
  • Patent number: 10180703
    Abstract: A control method includes: determining whether a first signal is detected by a first detecting unit provided in a first fixing unit of a wearable device and a second signal is detected by the second detecting unit provided in a second fixing unit of the wearable device, in a case that the wearable device is in a first operating mode, wherein the first fixing unit and the second unit is configured to fix the wearable device on a user; and determining that the user wears the wearable device in a case that the first signal is detected by the first detecting unit and the second signal is detected by the second detecting unit, and switching the wearable device to a second operating mode, where the first operating mode is different from the second operating mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 15, 2019
    Assignees: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd., Lenovo (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Xusong Fu
  • Patent number: 10175785
    Abstract: A method for controlling an electronic device, and an electronic device are provided. The electronic device is a deformable electronic device. The method includes: if a wave motion transmitted gradually from a first region to a second region of the electronic device occurs in the electronic device, acquiring a parameter related to the wave motion; and determining a control instruction at least based on the parameter. The control instruction is executable to implement a function corresponding to the control instruction. The method determines the control instruction based on the wave motion that occurs in the electronic device; hence the method is tightly combined with a deformable characteristic of the electronic device and is novel. Further, the control method can be used as long as the wave motion occurs in the electronic device, thereby simplifying multiple steps in conventional control methods and causing a convenient and humanized control method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignees: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd., Lenovo (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
    Inventor: Junfeng Liu
  • Patent number: 10162515
    Abstract: The present disclosure discloses an information processing method and an electronic device. The method comprises: detecting and acquiring a first touch operation on a touch display unit of the electronic device when M display objects are displayed on the touch display unit, wherein M is an integer greater than or equal to 1; and controlling N of the M display objects to be in a selected state in response to the first touch operation, and generating and executing a first operation instruction for implementing a first operation on the N display objects, wherein N is a positive integer less than or equal to M.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2018
    Assignees: Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd., Lenovo (Beijing) Limited
    Inventors: Xiaoping Zhang, Qingdi Xie, Xueyuan Zhang, Qiang Yao
  • Patent number: 10153544
    Abstract: An electronic device and a protective housing are described. The electronic device has a housing body that includes a plurality of first component units and a plurality of second component units. The first component units include a first metal material, and the second component units are composed of a second isolation material and a second metal material. The plurality of first component units are arranged in a predetermined shape; the plurality of second component units are arranged at an outer edge of the predetermined shape, and the second metal material of the plurality of second component units is not connected with the first metal material of the first component units. The plurality of first component units constitute a radiating body of an antenna of the electronic device which may have an arbitrary shape, so freedom to set the antenna is raised.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 11, 2018
    Assignees: BEIJING LENOVO SOFTWARE LTD, LENOVO (BEIJING) CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Hua Zhang, Aiguo Zhang, Zhishan Ye
  • Patent number: 10146415
    Abstract: Disclosed are a method for controlling a terminal device, a terminal device and an electronic device. The method comprises: acquiring a first input; determining, in the locked state, a first instruction of the first instruction set corresponding to the first input, the first instruction being an unlocking instruction; controlling a switching from the locked state to the unlocked state according to the unlocking instruction; determining, in the unlocked state, a second instruction of the second instruction set corresponding to the first input; and responding to the second instruction. With the present invention, user operations are simplified, and intelligence of the terminal device is improved.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 1, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 4, 2018
    Assignees: LENOVO (BEIJING) LIMITED, Beijing Lenovo Software Ltd.
    Inventors: Dawei Ji, Min Zhang
  • Patent number: 10140012
    Abstract: An input apparatus having a touch module and an input identification method applied to the apparatus are described. The method includes during the collection of a touch track on the touch module, when a first partial track of the touch track satisfies a first preset condition, a first command corresponding to the first partial track is obtained; the first command is executed; and during the collection of the touch track, when a second partial track following the first partial track satisfies a second preset condition, a second command corresponding to the second partial track is obtained; and the second command is executed. The method and apparatus can quickly identify a gesture operation of a user on the touch screen, and can continue to perform the corresponding operation after the identification of the gesture operation of the user and before the completion of the gesture operation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2011
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2018
    Assignees: LENOVO (BEIJING) CO., LTD., BEIJING LENOVO SOFTWARE LTD.
    Inventors: Xiaoyu Zhou, Xiaobing Guo