Patents by Inventor Tengfei Mu

Tengfei Mu 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: 20200278737
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide a terminal control method and apparatus, and a terminal. The method includes: when a screen of a terminal is switched from a screen-on state to a screen-off state, detecting whether an enabling condition of a power saving mode is satisfied; and if the enabling condition of the power saving mode is satisfied, performing a power saving operation, where the power saving operation is used to reduce power consumption that occurs when an application program in the terminal runs in a background. In the embodiments of the present invention, power consumption in a screen-off state is reduced as much as possible without affecting normal use of a user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2020
    Publication date: September 3, 2020
    Applicant: HUAWEI TECHNOLOGIES CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yuhua Guo, Jiesi Li, Huanhuan Jing, Changfeng Zhou, Tengfei Mu
  • Patent number: 10591981
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide a terminal control method and apparatus, and a terminal. The method includes: when a screen of a terminal is switched from a screen-on state to a screen-off state, detecting whether an enabling condition of a power saving mode is satisfied; and if the enabling condition of the power saving mode is satisfied, performing a power saving operation, where the power saving operation is used to reduce power consumption that occurs when an application program in the terminal runs in a background. In the embodiments of the present invention, power consumption in a screen-off state is reduced as much as possible without affecting normal use of a user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 17, 2020
    Assignee: Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Yuhua Guo, Jiesi Li, Huanhuan Jing, Changfeng Zhou, Tengfei Mu
  • Publication number: 20180095518
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide a terminal control method and apparatus, and a terminal. The method includes: when a screen of a terminal is switched from a screen-on state to a screen-off state, detecting whether an enabling condition of a power saving mode is satisfied; and if the enabling condition of the power saving mode is satisfied, performing a power saving operation, where the power saving operation is used to reduce power consumption that occurs when an application program in the terminal runs in a background. In the embodiments of the present invention, power consumption in a screen-off state is reduced as much as possible without affecting normal use of a user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 14, 2015
    Publication date: April 5, 2018
    Inventors: Yuhua Guo, Jiesi Li, Huanhuan Jing, Changfeng Zhou, Tengfei Mu
  • Publication number: 20150095088
    Abstract: This specification describes methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage device, for providing a content item. The subject matter of the specification is embodied in a method that includes providing, from a processing device, data that causes a display of a sponsored content item on a client device. The display of the sponsored content item includes a control for scheduling an appointment, and the control, responsive to an input, causes a display of a form within the content item for receiving user-input related to scheduling the appointment. The method also includes receiving, at the one or more processing devices, information representing the user-input related to scheduling the appointment, and providing the information representing the user-input to a computing device associated with scheduling appointments related to the sponsored content item. The information is used by the computing device to schedule the appointment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 30, 2013
    Publication date: April 2, 2015
    Applicant: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Lakshmi Kumar Dabbiru, Tengfei Mu
  • Publication number: 20150095475
    Abstract: An online content server for scheduling a communication between a content provider and a customer includes a memory device for storing data. The online content server also includes a processor in communication with the memory device. The processor is programmed to receive at the processor at least one content provider availability period associated with at least one online content, receive at the processor at least one customer availability period from a customer computing device, determine at least one communication schedule option based upon the content provider availability period and the customer availability period, transmit the at least one communication schedule option to the customer computing device along with the online content, receive a communication selection from the customer computing device, and transmit the communication selection to the content provider.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 27, 2013
    Publication date: April 2, 2015
    Applicant: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Lakshmi Kumar Dabbiru, Tengfei Mu