Patents by Inventor Sandro David Klein

Sandro David Klein 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: 7872642
    Abstract: A controlling device using a source of energy, such as light energy, to provide the controlling device with a user interface having multiple, different visual appearances.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 20, 2004
    Date of Patent: January 18, 2011
    Assignee: Universal Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Patrick H. Hayes, Sandro David Klein
  • Patent number: 7831930
    Abstract: A hand-held electronic device having a remote control application user interface that functions to displays operational mode information to a user. The graphical user interface may be used, for example, to setup the remote control application to control appliances for one or more users in one or more rooms, to perform activities, and to access favorites. The remote control application is also adapted to be upgradeable. Furthermore, the remote control application provides for the sharing of operational mode information.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 2002
    Date of Patent: November 9, 2010
    Assignee: Universal Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Mauro Dresti, Patrick H. Hayes, Robert Campbell, Steve LanPing Huang, Weidong William Wang, Han-Sheng Yuh, James N. Conway, Jr., Sandro David Klein, Alex Louie, Cheryl Scott, Wayne Scott
  • Patent number: 7610555
    Abstract: A user interface for displaying information to a user of a universal remote control. The user interface displays to the user a list having a plurality of items each being associated with one or more devices that can be controlled using the remote control and, in response to the user selecting one of the plurality of items from the list, the remote control is caused to access at least one command code for transmission to at least one device setup within the remote control as being associated with the user selected one of the plurality of items and, simultaneously, retrieve Web content which has also been associated within the remote control to the user selected one of the plurality of items from a Web content server which retrieved Web content is displayed in a display of the remote control.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2006
    Date of Patent: October 27, 2009
    Assignee: Universal Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: Sandro David Klein, Ingvald Alain Smith-Kielland, Alex Louie, Cheryl Scott, Wayne Scott
  • Publication number: 20090113478
    Abstract: A method for controlling the operation of a plurality of consumer electronic devices by displaying a plurality of broadcast channel identifiers each corresponding to a broadcast channel in a display of a controlling device adapted to command at least channel tuning operations of the plurality of consumer electronic devices. Input is accepted into the controlling device that functions to designate one of the plurality of broadcast channel identifiers and the controlling device uses the designation of the one of the plurality of broadcast channel identifiers to cause a transmission of a wireless signal from the controlling device to a one of the plurality of consumer electronic devices to thereby cause the one of the plurality of consumer electronic devices to tune to the broadcast channel corresponding to the designated one of the plurality of broadcast channel identifiers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2008
    Publication date: April 30, 2009
    Applicant: UNIVERSAL ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Joseph Lee Haughawout, Mauro Dresti, Sandro David Klein, Alex Louie, Han-Sheng Yuh, Steve LanPing Huang, Patrick H. Hayes, Weidong William Wang
  • Publication number: 20080117085
    Abstract: A touch operated user interface having tactile feedback for use in connection with a universal remote control or universal remote control with cordless phone functionality is shown in FIG. 13. Surface features are provided as part of or as an overlay (1300) to a touchable face area of the user interface in order to assist the user in locating key positions and/or to provide positive indication of key activation. The overlay is placed over a flexible electroluminescent panel (318) that provides a lighted indication and a plurality of dome switches (310) that function as keys.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2004
    Publication date: May 22, 2008
    Applicant: UNIVERSAL ELECTRINICS INC.
    Inventors: Alejandro Garfio, Sandro David Klein, Jeremy K. Black
  • Publication number: 20030117427
    Abstract: An electronic program guide system. A program schedule is presentable in a display as a grid of two-dimensionally arranged cells with a program identifier being displayed in each of the cells, the grid having a plurality of channels listed in a first dimension and time listed in a second dimension of which a portion of the entirety of the grid is displayable in the display. A user may interact with the electronic program guide to change the program schedule information that is displayed and/or to transmit one or more command codes to a target appliance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2002
    Publication date: June 26, 2003
    Applicant: Universal Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Joseph Lee Haughawout, Mauro Dresti, Sandro David Klein, Alex Louie, Han-Sheng Yuh, Steve LanPing Huang, Patrick H. Hayes, Weidong William Wang
  • Publication number: 20030103088
    Abstract: A hand-held electronic device having a remote control application user interface that functions to displays operational mode information to a user. The graphical user interface may be used, for example, to setup the remote control application to control appliances for one or more users in one or more rooms, to perform activities, and to access favorites. The remote control application is also adapted to be upgradeable. Furthermore, the remote control application provides for the sharing of operational mode information.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 6, 2002
    Publication date: June 5, 2003
    Applicant: Universal Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Mauro Dresti, Patrick H. Hayes, Robert Campbell, Steve LanPing Huang, Weidong William Wang, Han-Sheng Yuh, James N. Conway, Sandro David Klein, Ingvald Alain Smith-Kielland, Alex Louie, Cheryl Scott, Wayne Scott
  • Patent number: D533515
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2005
    Date of Patent: December 12, 2006
    Assignee: Universal Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sandro David Klein, Alejandro Garfio
  • Patent number: D534489
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2005
    Date of Patent: January 2, 2007
    Assignee: Universal Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sandro David Klein, Alejandro Garfio
  • Patent number: D542236
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 7, 2005
    Date of Patent: May 8, 2007
    Inventors: Sandro David Klein, Alejandro Garfio
  • Patent number: D594852
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2008
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2009
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Sandro David Klein, Eskild Timme Hansen
  • Patent number: D598449
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 16, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2009
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Christian C Landry, Sandro David Klein, Hungbing Chen, Daniel K Harden, Hirotomi Teranishi, David S Benavidez
  • Patent number: D599800
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 7, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2009
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Sandro David Klein, Hungbing Chen, Eran Weinberg
  • Patent number: D601569
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2008
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2009
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Christian C Landry, Sandro David Klein, Hungbing Chen, Daniel K Harden, Hirotomi Teranishi, David S Benavidez
  • Patent number: D607443
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 8, 2009
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2010
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Sandro David Klein, Hungbing Chen, Eran Weinberg
  • Patent number: D610142
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2008
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2010
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Sandro David Klein, Hungbing Chen
  • Patent number: D615985
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 2008
    Date of Patent: May 18, 2010
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Christian C Landry, Sandro David Klein, Hungbing Chen, Daniel K Harden, Hirotomi Teranishi, David S Benavidez
  • Patent number: D622711
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 30, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2010
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Christian C Landry, Sandro David Klein, Hungbing Chen, Daniel K Harden, Hirotomi Teranishi, David S Benavidez
  • Patent number: D628579
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 7, 2010
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Christian C Landry, Sandro David Klein, Hungbing Chen, Daniel K Harden, Hirotomi Teranishi, David S Benavidez
  • Patent number: D631884
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 1, 2011
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Sandro David Klein, Hungbing Chen