Patents by Inventor Masahito TERAOKA

Masahito TERAOKA has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 10171847
    Abstract: An information device is provided that includes a communication component and a controller. The communication component communicates with an external device. The controller downloads video data from the external device through the communication component. The controller performs processing for playing the video data. The controller executes an application for playing the downloaded video data. The controller sends a download request for each divided video data, with the divided video data being obtained by dividing up the video data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 1, 2019
    Assignee: FUNAI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshinobu Imoto, Yoshikazu Fujita, Eiji Nakata, Ryuji Ikeda, Masahito Teraoka, Kanji Imanishi, Makoto Takemoto, Makoto Imagawa, Shinichi Toge, Masatoshi Miyoshi
  • Patent number: 10063914
    Abstract: An information device includes a communication component and a controller. The communication component communicates with an external device. The controller downloads video data from the external device through the communication component, executes a post-download processing for playing the video data after completing download of the video data, and executes an application for playing the video data. The controller sends a download request for the video data to the external device based on a processing time for the post-download processing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 28, 2018
    Assignee: FUNAI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yoshinobu Imoto, Yoshikazu Fujita, Eiji Nakata, Ryuji Ikeda, Masahito Teraoka
  • Publication number: 20170201560
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to a distribution device and an information device. The distribution device comprises a communication part, a memory part and a controller. The communication part communicates with an external device. The memory part stores a video data. The controller transmits the video data to the external device through the communication part. The controller transmits the video data to the external device based on a request signal from the external device, and the video data includes a predetermined data that is different from the video data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 12, 2017
    Publication date: July 13, 2017
    Applicant: FUNAI ELECTRIC CO., LTD.
    Inventors: YOSHINOBU IMOTO, YOSHIKAZU FUJITA, EIJI NAKATA, RYUJI IKEDA, MASAHITO TERAOKA
  • Publication number: 20170070777
    Abstract: An information device includes a communication component and a controller. The communication component communicates with an external device. The controller downloads video data from the external device through the communication component, executes a post-download processing for playing the video data after completing download of the video data, and executes an application for playing the video data. The controller sends a download request for the video data to the external device based on a processing time for the post-download processing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 30, 2016
    Publication date: March 9, 2017
    Inventors: Yoshinobu IMOTO, Yoshikazu FUJITA, Eiji NAKATA, Ryuji IKEDA, Masahito TERAOKA
  • Publication number: 20170070755
    Abstract: An information device is provided that includes a communication component and a controller. The communication component communicates with an external device. The controller downloads video data from the external device through the communication component. The controller performs processing for playing the video data. The controller executes an application for playing the downloaded video data. The controller sends a download request for each divided video data, with the divided video data being obtained by dividing up the video data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 2, 2016
    Publication date: March 9, 2017
    Inventors: Yoshinobu IMOTO, Yoshikazu FUJITA, Eiji NAKATA, Ryuji IKEDA, Masahito TERAOKA, Kanji IMANISHI, Makoto TAKEMOTO, Makoto IMAGAWA, Shinichi TOGE, Masatoshi MIYOSHI
  • Publication number: 20130047172
    Abstract: This optical disc device is provided with a disc guide unit for guiding movement of an optical disc while also sliding together with the optical disc as the optical disc is being inserted into the device. A plurality of types of regulating units for abutting the optical disc and regulating travel of the optical disc in an insertion direction are provided to the disc guide unit so as to be changed in accordance with a diameter of the optical disc.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 13, 2012
    Publication date: February 21, 2013
    Inventor: Masahito TERAOKA