Patents Assigned to Wistron Corp.
  • Patent number: 9996699
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a screen shielding method, applied to a display device of an electronic device, wherein the display device has a display region, and the electronic device is arranged to execute a plurality of applications. The screen shielding method includes determining whether a first predetermined input signal has been received when a first application of the plurality of applications has been executed in the foreground, and producing a privacy block in response to the first predetermined input signal for entering a privacy protect mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2018
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventor: Wei Chen Chang
  • Patent number: 9997433
    Abstract: A heat dissipating device includes a heat dissipating module, a heat pipe, and an injection molded member formed by molding and solidifying. The heat pipe has a transfer segment, a heat input segment, and a heat output segment. The heat input segment and the heat output segment are respectively integrally extended from two opposite ends of the transfer segment. The heat input segment and the heat output segment each has a contact surface, and at least one of the contact surfaces contacts the heat dissipating module. The injection molded member connects to the heat dissipating module and a portion of the heat pipe, which contacts the heat dissipating module, for keeping the connection of the heat dissipating module and the contact surface of the heat pipe. The instant disclosure also provides a manufacturing method of the heat dissipating device by using connection of the injection molded member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 12, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Yung-Li Jang, Kai-Hua Wang, Ming-Chih Chen
  • Publication number: 20180159348
    Abstract: A mobile charge/discharge device for being electrically connected to a power source and a first power receiving device is disclosed. The mobile charge/discharge device includes a detection circuit detecting a first working power of the power source and a second working power of the first power receiving device; an input port having a first power supply pin for being electrically connected to the power source; a first output port having a second power supply pin for being electrically connected to the first power receiving device; and a controlling circuit controlling the power source to supply the first power receiving device with a power according to one of the first working power and the second working power and supply the mobile charge/discharge device with a power according to the difference of the first working power and the second working power at the same time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 26, 2015
    Publication date: June 7, 2018
    Applicant: Wistron Corp.
    Inventors: Ronald CHANG, Charles CHANG, Heng-Chang SU
  • Patent number: 9990903
    Abstract: An electronic device having a display device for sync brightness control includes a brightness key, an embedded controller, a storage unit, a processing unit, a peripheral controlling circuit and BIOS. The storage unit stores an operating system and a brightness application. The processing unit executes the brightness control application in the operating system. The peripheral controlling circuit receives a request from the brightness key. The BIOS acquires the request from the peripheral controlling circuit and send an event to notify a brightness user interface of the operating system, so that the brightness user interface notifies a driver in the operating system and sends a brightness adjusting command to the brightness control application according to the event. The brightness control application notifies the embedded controller to adjust the brightness of the display device according to the brightness adjusting command.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 5, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Sheng-Jung Chou, Sheng-Kai Tseng
  • Patent number: 9992411
    Abstract: An electronic device with photographing function is provided. The electronic device includes a first image-capturing unit, a second image-capturing unit, a touch display screen and a processing unit. The first image-capturing unit includes a straight photosensitive unit. The second image-capturing unit includes a transverse photosensitive unit. The processing unit is coupled to the first image-capturing unit, the second image-capturing unit and the touch display screen. The processing unit determines, according to the user's operation of the electronic device, to use the straight photosensitive unit of the first image-capturing unit to capture a first image from a pickup target or to use the transverse photosensitive unit of the second image-capturing unit to capture a second image from the pickup target.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 5, 2018
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventors: Yung-Yen Chang, Haiyan Jiang
  • Patent number: 9979833
    Abstract: A using time control method for electronic device includes the following steps. In a monitoring period, obtain a first usage datum of a first event executed by the electronic device, a second usage datum of a second event executed by the electronic device and a third usage datum of the first event and the second event both executed by electronic device. Obtain a detection value according to a first weighting rule, the first usage datum, the second usage datum and the third usage datum. Selectively limit the part of operation functions of the electronic device according to the detection value and the first threshold value.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 24, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 22, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventor: Rich Li
  • Patent number: 9965098
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a clamshell electronic device. The clamshell electronic device includes a touch module, a sensing device and a calculation unit. The touch module is arranged to detect touch events. The sensing device is arranged to detect whether an upper cover and a lower cover of the clamshell electronic device are separated, and produce a detecting signal when the upper cover and the lower cover are separated. The calculation unit is arranged to count the number of times the upper cover and the lower cover are separated according to the detecting signal to obtain a separated number, and calibrate the touch module when a predetermined condition is satisfied, wherein the predetermined condition comprises that the separated number is greater than a predetermined number.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 8, 2018
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventors: Che-Hsuan Hsu, Yung-Feng Chen
  • Patent number: 9964772
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides a three-dimensional image display apparatus, which includes a first reflecting plate and a display unit. The first reflecting plate corresponds to a first visual angle, has a first reflecting surface, and is made of a translucent material. The display unit receives a first color-depth image corresponding to the first visual angle, and projects the first color-depth image to the first reflecting surface to form a virtual image. The display unit also has a first side, which is used to display the first color-depth image, and a predetermined angle is formed between the first side and the first reflecting surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 8, 2018
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventors: Meng-Chao Kao, Jie-Ci Yang, Hui Chen Lin
  • Patent number: 9958378
    Abstract: A body fluid test system includes a test chip, an image capturing device, a moving mechanism for test tube and at least one fluid transfer device. The image capturing device is for capturing image of the test chip. The moving mechanism includes a base and a test tube carrier. The test tube carrier is movably disposed on the base. The test tube carrier is for carrying at least one test tube. One end of the fluid transfer device corresponds to the top of the test tube carrier, and another end of the fluid transfer device corresponds to the test chip. The test tube carrier is movable upwardly from a pre-testing position to a testing position. When the test tube carrier is at the testing position, the fluid transfer device is for transferring a body fluid sample contained in the at least one test tube to the test chip.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 1, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Chuan-Sheng Li, Yu-Jung Chu
  • Patent number: 9930804
    Abstract: A server device including a chassis having an accommodating space and an opening, a least one server having a front part and a back part, and at least one connecting rod assembly having a first connecting rod, a second connecting rod, and a third connecting rod. The server may be located in the accommodating space and be drawable from the opening. The first connecting rod is pivoted on the front part of the server. The second connecting rod is pivoted on the back part of the at least one server. An end of the third connecting rod is pivoted on the first connecting rod, and another end of the third connecting rod is pivoted on the second connecting rod. The first connecting rod is rotatable relative to the server to move the third connecting rod, so that the second connecting rod is fastened to the chassis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 27, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Fu-Lung Lu, Wen-Tsan Yen, Jun-Hao Wang, Yu-Syuan Lin
  • Patent number: 9916062
    Abstract: A method for presenting application list is disclosed, which is applied to an electronic device. The method includes activating a list arrangement program which reads several applications and generates categorized application list accordingly. Each application is associated with one of the categories, and includes objects representing the application. The categorized application list includes several groups, each of them includes a category name of one category and the objects associating with one or more applications under the category. The method further includes receiving the control command for displaying one of the groups at the index region of the user interface of the electronic device. The index region is arranged at the side of the user interface. Thus, an application list which is categorized may be provided for improving the convenience of accessing applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 13, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Li-Hsuan Chen, Po-Hsu Chen, Fang-Wen Kuo
  • Patent number: 9913390
    Abstract: An adjustable frame includes a first support, a second support, two third supports and two assembling members. The second support is disposed on the first support, and the second support is slidable relative to the first support along a first direction. The two third supports are disposed on the first support. At least one of the two third supports is slidable relative to the first support along a second direction perpendicular to the first direction for adjusting a distance between the two third supports. The two assembling members are respectively disposed on the two third supports, and a distance between the two assembling members is adjustable by movement of the at least one of the two third supports.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 21, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 6, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Kuang-Wen Chen, Ching-Chen Chang, Bin-Hua Zhou
  • Publication number: 20180054908
    Abstract: A server device including a chassis having an accommodating space and an opening, a least one server having a front part and a back part, and at least one connecting rod assembly having a first connecting rod, a second connecting rod, and a third connecting rod. The server may be located in the accommodating space and be drawable from the opening. The first connecting rod is pivoted on the front part of the server. The second connecting rod is pivoted on the back part of the at least one server. An end of the third connecting rod is pivoted on the first connecting rod, and another end of the third connecting rod is pivoted on the second connecting rod. The first connecting rod is rotatable relative to the server to move the third connecting rod, so that the second connecting rod is fastened to the chassis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2016
    Publication date: February 22, 2018
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Fu-Lung LU, Wen-Tsan YEN, Jun-Hao WANG, Yu-Syuan LIN
  • Patent number: 9900543
    Abstract: A synchronization control device for use in a TV system is provided. The TV system includes a TV and a first electronic device. The synchronization control device includes: a microcontroller; a first detection apparatus, and a second detection apparatus. The synchronization control device is capable of detecting the power state of the TV and of the first electronic device using color image sensors to detect the status of power indicators of the TV and of the first electronic device. When the power state of the TV is different from that of the first electronic device, the microcontroller controls a first infrared emitter in the first detection apparatus to emit a infrared control signal to the TV to switch the power state of the TV, so that the power state of the TV is synchronized to the power state of the first electronic device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2018
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventor: Wei-Lun Liu
  • Publication number: 20180049334
    Abstract: An adjustable frame includes a first support, a second support, two third supports and two assembling members. The second support is disposed on the first support, and the second support is slidable relative to the first support along a first direction. The two third supports are disposed on the first support. At least one of the two third supports is slidable relative to the first support along a second direction perpendicular to the first direction for adjusting a distance between the two third supports. The two assembling members are respectively disposed on the two third supports, and a distance between the two assembling members is adjustable by movement of the at least one of the two third supports.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2017
    Publication date: February 15, 2018
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Kuang-Wen CHEN, Ching-Chen CHANG, Bin-Hua ZHOU
  • Publication number: 20180045362
    Abstract: A stand includes a supporting assembly and a hinge assembly. The supporting assembly comprises a holder and a support that for moving relative to each other. The hinge assembly includes a fixing component and at least one assembling component. The fixing component is for assembling to an electronic device, and the electronic device includes a display. The at least one assembling component is pivoted on the fixing component for being assembled to the holder or the support.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 24, 2017
    Publication date: February 15, 2018
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Yuju LIU, I-Chun CHEN
  • Publication number: 20180048963
    Abstract: A loudspeaker includes a cavity, a first coil, a first magnet and a linking-up unit. The cavity includes a vibration film. The vibration film is disposed on an opening of the cavity. The first coil is configured to adjust a first magnetic field in the first coil according to the driving of an electronic signal. At least part of the first magnet is in the first coil. The first magnet is movable along a first axis. The linking-up unit is between the vibration film and the first magnet. The linking-up unit is connected to the vibration film and the magnet respectively.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 13, 2016
    Publication date: February 15, 2018
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventor: Li-Ping PAN
  • Patent number: 9891673
    Abstract: A buffer member includes a first buffer portion, a pin, a bending portion and a second buffer portion. The pin is located on the first buffer portion. The bending portion is connected with the first buffer portion. The second buffer portion is connected with the bending portion, and the first buffer portion is connected with the second buffer portion via the bending portion. A reinforcing member is located inside the pin for raising the rigidity of the pin. The pin is used for fixing a vibration source. The first buffer portion and the second buffer portion reduce the transmission of the vibration energy from the vibration source.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Yun-Ping Lee, Hsiang-Ming Lu, Kuan-You Chen, Wenlong Chen, Min-Hung Chen
  • Patent number: 9893422
    Abstract: An antenna includes a grounding conductor, a feed conductor, a resonant conductor, and a radioactive conductor. The feed conductor is disposed apart from the grounding conductor. The resonant conductor having a resonant width is disposed along the grounding conductor and disposed apart from the grounding conductor by a resonant-ground distance. The resonant conductor connects to the feed conductor. The radioactive conductor has a radioactive width. One end of the radioactive conductor connects to one end of the resonant conductor with the feed conductor, and another end of the radioactive conductor is disposed apart from the grounding conductor. The radioactive conductor is disposed along the resonant conductor and disposed apart from the resonant conductor by a resonant-radioactive distance. The resonant conductor is positioned between the radioactive conductor and the grounding conductor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventor: Chen-Yu Chou
  • Publication number: 20180032111
    Abstract: A buffer member includes a first buffer portion, a pin, a bending portion and a second buffer portion. The pin is located on the first buffer portion. The bending portion is connected with the first buffer portion. The second buffer portion is connected with the bending portion, and the first buffer portion is connected with the second buffer portion via the bending portion. A reinforcing member is located inside the pin for raising the rigidity of the pin. The pin is used for fixing a vibration source. The first buffer portion and the second buffer portion reduce the transmission of the vibration energy from the vibration source.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2017
    Publication date: February 1, 2018
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Yun-Ping LEE, Hsiang-Ming LU, Kuan-You CHEN, Wenlong CHEN, Min-Hung CHEN