Patents Assigned to Wistron Corp.
  • 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
  • Patent number: 9875018
    Abstract: The present invention discloses an electronic device including a storage device, an input device, a display device and a processing unit. The storage device stores an input rule table. The input device receives at least one input signal corresponding to text editing. The display device is arranged to display a text input interface, wherein the text input interface comprises a first display region and a second display region provided for users to do the text editing by the input device, wherein the display device has a display region, the display region has a predetermined display area, and the text input interface has an interface area. The processing dynamically adjusts the interface area of the text input interface to change the ratio of the interface area and the predetermined display area of the display region according to the input signal and the input rule table.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 23, 2018
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventor: Yu-Jui Lin
  • Patent number: 9869970
    Abstract: A hologram module includes a phosphor layer and a rainbow hologram sheet. The phosphor layer has a phosphor array structure. The rainbow hologram sheet has a first display layer and a second display layer. The first display layer is disposed on the phosphor layer and has a first barcode array corresponding to the phosphor array structure. The second display layer is disposed on the first display layer and has a second barcode array corresponding to the first barcode array. The phosphor array structure, the first barcode array and the second barcode array are chromatic. A color of the phosphor array structure meets with a color combined by the first barcode array and the second barcode array so as to display a hologram image converted from light emitted by the phosphor array structure via the first and second barcode arrays.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Yu-Wei Chiu, Wen-Kuong Liu
  • Publication number: 20180001285
    Abstract: A shaker includes a base, a holder and a drive assembly. The holder is movably disposed on the base. The drive assembly includes a first eccentric shaft, a second eccentric shaft, a drive shaft, plural magnetic members and a power source. The first eccentric shaft includes a first part and a second part which are non-coaxial. The first part is pivoted on the holder. The second eccentric shaft includes a third part and a fourth part which are non-coaxial. The third part is pivoted on the holder. Two ends of the drive shaft respectively correspond to the second and the fourth parts. The magnetic members are respectively disposed on the second, the fourth parts and the two ends of the drive shaft. The power source is used for rotating the first eccentric shaft, and rotating the second eccentric shaft through the magnetic members and the drive shaft.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 24, 2016
    Publication date: January 4, 2018
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventor: Chen-An SUNG
  • Patent number: 9857022
    Abstract: An electronic device includes a display, at least one hinge assembly and a supporting assembly. The display has a rear surface. The hinge assembly includes a fixing component and at least one assembling component. The fixing component is disposed on the display. The at least one assembling component is pivoted on the fixing component. The supporting assembly is disposed on the assembling component for pivoting relative to the display. The supporting assembly includes a holder and a support that are for moving with each other. The holder is for pivoting relative to the display to have a holding position and a leaning position. The support is for pivoting relative to the display to have a storing position and a supporting position. The holder pivots from the holding position to the leaning position to drive the support to pivot with the holder from the storing position to the supporting position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2018
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Yuju Liu, I-Chun Chen
  • Publication number: 20170371379
    Abstract: A pivoting mechanism for an electronic device includes a pivot shaft, a first connecting member disposed on the pivot shaft for being connected with a support of the electronic device, a second connecting member disposed on the pivot shaft for connected with a main body of the electronic device, and a torque adjusting assembly. The torque adjusting assembly includes four sleeves and an elastic member through which the pivot shaft is disposed. Each of the sleeves includes at least one protrusion. The protrusion of one of the four sleeves is slidable relative to the protrusion of another sleeve for adjusting an amount of deformation of the elastic member. A portable electronic device including a main body, a support and the pivoting mechanism is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2016
    Publication date: December 28, 2017
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventor: Chen-Yi LIANG
  • Publication number: 20170366176
    Abstract: A detection device has a detecting port, a leakage port, an oscillation circuit and a detection circuit. The detecting port is used for pluggably coupled to an object. The leakage port is electrically coupled to a ground loop. The oscillation circuit is respectively coupled to the detecting port and the leakage port, and used for generating an oscillation signal. When the detecting port is coupled to the object, electrons on the object are transferred to the leakage port via the oscillation circuit. The detection circuit is used for determining whether the detecting port is coupled to the object based on the oscillation characteristic of the oscillation signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2016
    Publication date: December 21, 2017
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Jiangtao ZHU, Yongqiang LI, Lei YANG, Shaobo PENG, Jinchao LI, Meijiao LIANG
  • Patent number: 9847575
    Abstract: An antenna is provided. The antenna includes a first radiator, a second radiator, a third radiator, a ground portion and a short structure. The first radiator extends in a first direction. The second radiator extends in a second direction. The first direction is opposite to the second direction. The short structure is coupled to the ground portion. The first radiator, the second radiator and the third radiator are connected to the short structure. The short structure defines an L-shaped groove.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 19, 2017
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventor: Jian Rong Wu
  • Publication number: 20170351925
    Abstract: An analysis method of lane stripe images, an image analysis device and a non-transitory computer readable medium thereof are provided to perform steps of: setting a reference point as a center to recognize the lane stripe image in a plurality of default directions; defining a plurality of preset sections onto the lane stripe image and determining a characteristic value of the lane stripe image in each of the preset sections whenever the lane stripe image is recognized in one of the default directions; determining a first feature parameter according to the characteristic values of the lane stripe image in the preset sections when the lane stripe image is recognized in at least one of the default directions; and determining an actual lane parameter of the lane stripe image according to at least the first feature parameter.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2016
    Publication date: December 7, 2017
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Shang-Min YEH, Ming-Che HO, Yu-Wen HUANG, Yueh-Chi HUNG, Yi-Sheng CHAO
  • Patent number: 9837932
    Abstract: An embodiment of the disclosure provides an electronic device including a power supply, an optical to electrical converter and a controller. The power supply outputs a first electric power. The optical to electrical converter receives an infrared light beam and converts the infrared light beam to a second electric power. The controller is coupled to the power supply and the optical to electrical converter. The controller operates in a first mode and a second mode. When the controller operates in the first mode, the controller is activated by the second electric power and after the controller is activated, the controller operates in the second mode and drives the power supply. Then, the controller receives the first electric power and stops receiving the first electric power for operation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 5, 2017
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Chih-Ming Hsu, Kuo-Hua Chen
  • Patent number: 9836112
    Abstract: A portable device and a method for enabling the portable device are disclosed. The portable device comprises a power module, a processing module, a sensing module, and an enable control module. The power module is configured to provide electric power. The processing module is configured to run an operating system to drive the portable device when the processing module itself is enabled. The sensing module is configured to sense a gesture to generate a group of touch sensing signals, and to judge whether the group of touch sensing signals conform to a group of predefined signals so as to generate an operating system enabling signal. The enable control module is configured to temporarily enable the sensing module according to a switching signal, and to enable the processing module according to the operating system enabling signal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 5, 2017
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Tsung Yuan Chen, Yung-Yen Chang
  • Publication number: 20170344449
    Abstract: A testing method of electronic devices, each of which includes a central processing unit (CPU) for running an operating system (OS), includes the following steps when testing one of the electronic devices. The specification of the CPU of the electronic device and the version of the OS run on the CPU are identified. A test script of the electronic device is searched from a script lookup table according to the specification of the CPU and the version of the OS. The script lookup table records a variety of test scripts related to the specification of a variety of CPUs of a variety of electronic devices in combination with the version of a variety of operating systems. The found test script is provided to a testing module. The electronic device is tested by the testing module according to the found test script.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2016
    Publication date: November 30, 2017
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Chien-Hsiang TUNG, Chung-Heng HAN, Ai-Ni LEE, Yi-Shiou HUANG, Po-Wei WANG
  • Patent number: 9791913
    Abstract: A server including a first storage unit, a control unit, and a host is provided. The first storage unit enters a first sleep mode or a second sleep mode according to a first control signal. When operating in the first sleep mode, the storage unit has a first power consumption value. When operating in the second sleep mode, the storage unit has a second power consumption value that is different from the first power consumption value. The control unit adjusts the first control signal according to a switching signal. The host generates the switching signal according to an access state of the first storage unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 29, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 17, 2017
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Cheng Kuang Hsieh, Han-Chieh Kuan
  • Patent number: 9778692
    Abstract: A docking station suitable for connecting to a portable electronic device is provided. The docking station includes a main body, a connector, a cover, and an elastic sealing member. The connector is movably disposed in the main body for connecting the portable electronic device. The cover is detachably connected to the main body and has an opening for exposing the connector. The elastic sealing member is fit on the connector and abuts a side wall of the opening for preventing water from entering the main body.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: October 3, 2017
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventor: Chang-Feng Lan
  • Publication number: 20170254632
    Abstract: A method, a system and a computer-readable medium for detecting a wheel tread depth include a first detector, a second detector and a processor. The first detector is configured to detect a moving distance of a vehicle moved by at least one wheel. The second detector is configured to detect a number of tunes of the wheel while the vehicle moves the moving distance. The processor is electrically connected to the first detector and the second detector. The processor is configured to compute a current diameter of the wheel according to the moving distance and the number of tunes of the wheel and determine a parameter of the tread pattern of the wheel according to the current diameter of the wheel and a reference value.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 16, 2016
    Publication date: September 7, 2017
    Applicant: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventor: Wei-Lun LIU
  • Patent number: 9756747
    Abstract: A supporting module includes a frame, a support and a rod. The frame includes a main portion, a first fastening portion and an elastic arm. The main portion has a groove. The first fastening portion and the elastic arm are disposed close to an end of the groove, and the first fastening portion and the elastic arm are disposed in the groove, wherein the first side and the second side are opposite to each other. The support has a first connection portion pivoted on the frame, and a second connection portion. The rod includes a bar portion, a pivotal portion and a movable portion. The pivotal portion and the movable portion are disposed on the bar portion. The pivotal portion is pivoted on the second connection portion. The movable portion is slidable in the groove, and the movable portion includes a second fastening portion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 5, 2017
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Ping-Feng Liao, Tsung-Hsien Chen, Po-Yuan Hsu, Chia-Cheng Su, Te-Wei Chang
  • Patent number: 9734175
    Abstract: An embodiment of the invention introduces a method for accessing data in cloud storage space, which contains at least the following steps. A file is obtained. File uploads are generated, where each file upload contains partial data of the file. The file uploads are stored in storage servers of the cloud storage space, where the storage servers are governed by different cloud storage providers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventor: Wei-Kuo Liang
  • Patent number: 9729811
    Abstract: A smart TV is provided. The smart TV has a network interface, configured to connect the smart TV with a mobile device via a network; and a processing unit, configured to execute a first remote virtual keyboard application for activating a remote virtual keyboard mode of the smart TV; wherein the processing unit further generates an input interface comprising a first virtual keyboard when the smart TV generates an input column in response to an input demand; wherein when the remote virtual keyboard mode of the smart TV is activated and there is the input demand, the processing unit hides the first virtual keyboard without being displayed, and uses the mobile device to replace the hidden first virtual keyboard for accepting input from a user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2017
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventor: Shao-Wei Pan
  • Patent number: 9720549
    Abstract: A touch-sensitive display device includes a display body, a container, a movable cover and at least two optical modules. The display body has a display surface. The container is connected with the display body. The movable cover pivots on the container so as to have an open position and a storage position. The two optical modules are disposed on the movable cover. When the movable cover is at the open position, the two optical modules protrudes outward from an extended surface of the display surface, such that the two optical modules is exposed outward from the container. When the movable cover rotates from the open position to the storage position, the movable cover drives the two optical modules to move backward to be underneath the extended surface of the display surface, such that the two optical modules are located inside the container.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 1, 2017
    Assignee: WISTRON CORP.
    Inventors: Chia-Chang Hou, Shih-Che Chien
  • Patent number: 9715717
    Abstract: The present invention provides an image processing method applied to a graphics processing unit including: receiving data of an image, wherein the image is a first rectangle constituted by a plurality of pixels, and the pixels of the image are represented by a plurality of image values with a predetermined bit depth in the data; using a predetermined number of bits to perform an accumulation of the image values of the pixels for constructing an integral image of the image, wherein the predetermined number of bits is less than log2(W×H×2k) number of bits, W is the width of the first rectangle, H is the length of the first rectangle, and k is the predetermined bit depth.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: July 25, 2017
    Assignee: Wistron Corp.
    Inventors: Pin-Hong Liou, Tzu Yao Lin