Patents by Inventor Sung-Bae Jun

Sung-Bae Jun 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).

  • Publication number: 20210262141
    Abstract: A washing machine and a method for controlling the same are provided. The washing machine includes a first rotary tub, a first driver configured to rotate the first rotary tub, a second rotary tub, a second driver configured to rotate the second rotary tub, and at least one processor configured to control the first driver and the second driver in a manner that the first rotary tub and the second rotary tub rotate. If a rotation speed of the first rotary tub is equal to or higher than a first reference speed, the at least one processor controls the second driver such that a rotation speed of the second rotary tub increases to a target speed and then decreases.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 7, 2021
    Publication date: August 26, 2021
    Inventors: Sung-Jin CHO, Do-Yeon KIM, Suk Bae KIM, Ji Eun JUN, Woong CHOI, Su Hwan JI
  • Patent number: 8914732
    Abstract: A mobile terminal and a method of controlling the mobile terminal are provided. According to the mobile terminal and the method of controlling the mobile terminal, it is possible to automatically change widgets on a home screen in accordance with a user-defined time or location condition. Therefore, it is possible for a user to manually delete or add a widget to or from the home screen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 22, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 16, 2014
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sung Bae Jun, In Hwan Park
  • Patent number: 8341659
    Abstract: Disclosed is a user history based multimedia service system, wherein user history data include a multimedia consumption type and/or consumption behavior of the user. The consumption type data includes a start time or end time of the multimedia content consumption (i.e., simple view data), content recording time and format, content backup time and format, and content transfer time and format. The consumption behavior data includes a content access/play data such as a normal finish, skimmed, skipped, slowed, or replay, and a stopped data of the content access/play. The consumption type or consumption behavior data include information on program identification and information on access to the consumption type/consumption behavior data. The respective data is provided for each user and program.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 24, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2012
    Assignee: LG Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: Kyoung Ro Yoon, Jin Soo Lee, Sung Bae Jun
  • Patent number: 8250098
    Abstract: A user preference information structure having a multiple hierarchical structure in which an information is provided to a user according to a user preference in a multi-media environment consisting of an information provider and an information user, comprising user use information by using information desired by the user; user preference information of information desired by the user; and individual user preference information that is differently set depending on situations in which the user is put and positioned in a sub-tree of the user preference information. The hierarchical data structure is able to provide the user preference for providing information desired by the user is provided depending on the environment, based on which various information can be provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 11, 2009
    Date of Patent: August 21, 2012
    Assignee: LG Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: Kyoung Ro Yoon, Jung Min Song, Sung Bae Jun
  • Patent number: 8234674
    Abstract: Disclosed are a method of constructing information on associate meanings between segments of a multimedia stream, which can describe the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship between segments of the video streams to efficiently browse the video stream and a method of browsing a video using the same. The present invention defines the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship between the segments, event intervals, scenes, shots, etc. existing within one video stream or between the video streams, and provides a method of describing the relationship in a data region based on the content of a video stream as well as a method of browsing a video by using the information on the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship obtained by the aforementioned method. Accordingly, a video browsing on associate meanings is available with easy manipulation and easy access to a desired part, thereby providing an effective video browsing interface for easy browsing of desired segments in a short period of time.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 31, 2012
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sung Bae Jun, Kyoung Ro Yoon
  • Patent number: 8234675
    Abstract: Disclosed are a method of constructing information on associate meanings between segments of a multimedia stream, which can describe the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship between segments of the video streams to efficiently browse the video stream and a method of browsing a video using the same. The present invention defines the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship between the segments, event intervals, scenes, shots, etc. existing within one video stream or between the video streams, and provides a method of describing the relationship in a data region based on the content of a video stream as well as a method of browsing a video by using the information on the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship obtained by the aforementioned method. Accordingly, a video browsing on associate meanings is available with easy manipulation and easy access to a desired part, thereby providing an effective video browsing interface for easy browsing of desired segments in a short period of time.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 26, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 31, 2012
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sung Bae Jun, Kyoung Ro Yoon
  • Patent number: 8006267
    Abstract: Disclosed are a method of constructing information on associate meanings between segments of a multimedia stream, which can describe the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship between segments of the video streams to efficiently browse the video stream and a method of browsing a video using the same. The present invention defines the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship between the segments, event intervals, scenes, shots, etc. existing within one video stream or between the video streams, and provides a method of describing the relationship in a data region based on the content of a video stream as well as a method of browsing a video by using the information on the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship obtained by the aforementioned method. Accordingly, a video browsing on associate meanings is available with easy manipulation and easy access to a desired part, thereby providing an effective video browsing interface for easy browsing of desired segments in a short period of time.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 23, 2005
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2011
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sung Bae Jun, Kyoung Ro Yoon
  • Publication number: 20110185283
    Abstract: A mobile terminal and a method of controlling the mobile terminal are provided. According to the mobile terminal and the method of controlling the mobile terminal, it is possible to automatically change widgets on a home screen in accordance with a user-defined time or location condition. Therefore, it is possible for a user to manually delete or add a widget to or from the home screen.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 22, 2010
    Publication date: July 28, 2011
    Inventors: Sung Bae Jun, In Hwan Park
  • Patent number: 7962014
    Abstract: A method for reproducing video contents includes the steps of: selecting a reproduction shot from video contents, based on a current location information and a shot index information; determining a reproduction section from the selected reproduction shot; and reproducing the determined reproduction section. After the determined reproduction section is reproduced, the above processes are repeated to next reproduction shots. The repetitive processes are performed all over the video contents until the user requests a reproduction change.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 21, 2004
    Date of Patent: June 14, 2011
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Kyoung Ro Yoon, Yong Joo Kim, Sung Bae Jun
  • Patent number: 7945927
    Abstract: A user preference information data structure which is capable of classifying and setting user's preference information regarding multi-media contents with multiple items to thereby provide users with user's request-based whole or partial multi-media information, and a method for providing multi-media information by using the user preference information data structure. The multiple item user preference information data structure for multi-media contents comprising: single item user preference information for single items related to the multi-media information; and multiple items user preference information for multiple items formed by combining the single items.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2006
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2011
    Assignee: LG Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: Sung Bae Jun, Kyoung Ro Yoon
  • Publication number: 20110072054
    Abstract: Disclosed is a user history based multimedia service system, wherein user history data include a multimedia consumption type and/or consumption behavior of the user. The consumption type data includes a start time or end time of the multimedia content consumption (i.e., simple view data), content recording time and format, content backup time and format, and content transfer time and format. The consumption behavior data includes a content access/play data such as a normal finish, skimmed, skipped, slowed, or replay, and a stopped data of the content access/play. The consumption type or consumption behavior data include information on program identification and information on access to the consumption type/consumption behavior data. The respective data is provided for each user and program.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 24, 2010
    Publication date: March 24, 2011
    Inventors: Kyoung Ro Yoon, Jin Soo Lee, Sung Bae Jun
  • Patent number: 7903953
    Abstract: An image recording and reproducing apparatus and method are provided, in which a current broadcasting and a previous broadcasting with respect to one image content can be viewed at the same time using multi-decoding. One embodiment of the apparatus includes mode setup unit for users to select a time shift mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2004
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2011
    Assignee: LG Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: Kyoung Ro Yoon, Bae Geun Kang, Sung Bae Jun
  • Patent number: 7853967
    Abstract: Disclosed is a user history based multimedia service system, wherein user history data include a multimedia consumption type and/or consumption behavior of the user. The consumption type data includes a start time or end time of the multimedia content consumption (i.e., simple view data), content recording time and format, content backup time and format, and content transfer time and format. The consumption behavior data includes a content access/play data such as a normal finish, skimmed, skipped, slowed, or replay, and a stopped data of the content access/play. The consumption type or consumption behavior data include information on program identification and information on access to the consumption type/consumption behavior data. The respective data is provided for each user and program.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 10, 2004
    Date of Patent: December 14, 2010
    Assignee: LG Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: Kyoung Ro Yoon, Jin Soo Lee, Sung Bae Jun
  • Publication number: 20100302443
    Abstract: Disclosed are a method of constructing information on associate meanings between segments of a multimedia stream, which can describe the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship between segments of the video streams to efficiently browse the video stream and a method of browsing a video using the same. The present invention defines the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship between the segments, event intervals, scenes, shots, etc. existing within one video stream or between the video streams, and provides a method of describing the relationship in a data region based on the content of a video stream as well as a method of browsing a video by using the information on the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship obtained by the aforementioned method. Accordingly, a video browsing on associate meanings is available with easy manipulation and easy access to a desired part, thereby providing an effective video browsing interface for easy browsing of desired segments in a short period of time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 26, 2010
    Publication date: December 2, 2010
    Applicant: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sung Bae Jun, Kyoung Ro Yoon
  • Publication number: 20100293467
    Abstract: Disclosed are a method of constructing information on associate meanings between segments of a multimedia stream, which can describe the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship between segments of the video streams to efficiently browse the video stream and a method of browsing a video using the same. The present invention defines the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship between the segments, event intervals, scenes, shots, etc. existing within one video stream or between the video streams, and provides a method of describing the relationship in a data region based on the content of a video stream as well as a method of browsing a video by using the information on the cause/effect or abstract/detail relationship obtained by the aforementioned method. Accordingly, a video browsing on associate meanings is available with easy manipulation and easy access to a desired part, thereby providing an effective video browsing interface for easy browsing of desired segments in a short period of time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 26, 2010
    Publication date: November 18, 2010
    Applicant: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Sung Bae JUN, Kyoung Ro Yoon
  • Patent number: 7712113
    Abstract: Disclosed is a user history based multimedia service system, wherein user history data include a multimedia consumption type and/or consumption behavior of the user. The consumption type data includes a start time or end time of the multimedia content consumption (i.e., simple view data), content recording time and format, content backup time and format, and content transfer time and format. The consumption behavior data includes a content access/play data such as a normal finish, skimmed, skipped, slowed, or replay, and a stopped data of the content access/play. The consumption type or consumption behavior data include information on program identification and information on access to the consumption type/consumption behavior data. The respective data is provided for each user and program.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2001
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2010
    Assignee: LG Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: Kyoung Ro Yoon, Jin Soo Lee, Sung Bae Jun
  • Publication number: 20100005116
    Abstract: A user preference information structure having a multiple hierarchical structure in which an information is provided to a user according to a user preference in a multi-media environment consisting of an information provider and an information user, comprising user use information by using information desired by the user; user preference information of information desired by the user; and individual user preference information that is differently set depending on situations in which the user is put and positioned in a sub-tree of the user preference information. The hierarchical data structure is able to provide the user preference for providing information desired by the user is provided depending on the environment, based on which various information can be provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2009
    Publication date: January 7, 2010
    Inventors: Kyoung Ro Yoon, Jung Min Song, Sung Bae Jun
  • Patent number: 7599955
    Abstract: A user preference information structure having a multiple hierarchical structure in which an information is provided to a user according to a user preference in a multi-media environment consisting of an information provider and an information user, comprising user use information by using information desired by the user; user preference information of information desired by the user; and individual user preference information that is differently set depending on situations in which the user is put and positioned in a sub-tree of the user preference information. The hierarchical data structure is able to provide the user preference for providing information desired by the user is provided depending on the environment, based on which various information can be provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 14, 2006
    Date of Patent: October 6, 2009
    Assignee: LG Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: Kyoung Ro Yoon, Jung Min Song, Sung Bae Jun
  • Patent number: 7486873
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a video reproducing apparatus and an intelligent skip method, which can provide an intelligent skip. Particularly, there is provided an apparatus and method for forward or reverse intelligent skips based on Group of Shots (GOS) using shot information of contents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 24, 2003
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2009
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Tae Hyoung Kim, Kyoung Ro Yoon, Sung Bae Jun, Bae Geun Kang
  • Patent number: 7406655
    Abstract: The present invention is intended to provide multiple levels of digest streams for multimedia contents with small amount of additional storage using a multiple level digest segment information scheme. In the present invention, a multiple level digest segment information is contained in the content-based data area of the multimedia content by representing a level information of each digest segment by multiple levels in a content-based data area of a multimedia content, describing the digest level of the digest segment and the time range information of the digest segment in the digest segment information scheme, and outputting digest segments whose digest level is less than or equal to requested digest level by decoding, upon receipt of the digest level of the digest segment.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2004
    Date of Patent: July 29, 2008
    Assignee: LG Electronics, Inc.
    Inventor: Sung-Bae Jun