Patents by Inventor Yoo Tai Kim

Yoo Tai Kim 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: 9733895
    Abstract: A method for controlling an electronic apparatus which uses voice recognition, and an electronic apparatus applying the same are provided. The method includes, in response to a voice start command being input through a first microphone included in the electronic apparatus, converting a mode of the electronic apparatus to a first voice task mode and displaying a first icon corresponding to the first voice task mode; in response to the voice start command being input through a second microphone included in a remote control device, converting the mode of the electronic apparatus to a second voice task mode and displaying a second icon corresponding to the second voice task mode; displaying voice guide information; and in response to a user voice being input while the voice guide information is displayed, displaying a list including a plurality of items related to the user voice.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung-geun Kim, Yoo-tai Kim, Seung-dong Yu, Sang-jin Han, Hee-seob Ryu
  • Patent number: 9733718
    Abstract: A display method includes displaying content on a screen and if a non-contact user motion having directivity is input, analyzing a direction of input non-contact user motion and dividing the screen into plural screens according to the directivity of the non-contact user motion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 31, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sang-jin Han, Yoo-tai Kim, Jung-geun Kim, Seung-dong Yu, Jung-ah Choi
  • Patent number: 9372619
    Abstract: A display apparatus is provided that includes a user interface unit which displays a content, a storage unit which stores a scribble pattern, and a control unit which, if a scribble is inputted according to the stored scribble pattern, sets a content area corresponding to a spot where the scribble is inputted and stores the set content area to the storage unit, making it possible to more efficiently manage the content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2016
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Soo-yeoun Yoon, O-jae Kwon, Yoo-tai Kim, Bong-hyun Cho, Gyung-hye Yang, Eun-hee Park
  • Patent number: 9282167
    Abstract: A display device and a control method thereof are provided. The display device includes: a touch screen which displays a screen and senses a gesture of a user on the screen; a video processor which process an image for displaying the screen; a communication unit which performs communication with at least one neighboring device; and a controller which performs control to display a miniature image of a screen of contents being displayed and a first user interface (UI) item showing a connected neighboring device of the at least one neighboring device if a first gesture of a user is made while displaying the screen corresponding to predetermined contents, and to transmit information for sharing the contents to the corresponding neighboring device in accordance with a second gesture of a user with regard to the miniature image and the first UI item.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 7, 2011
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2016
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sun-haeng Jo, Gyung-hye Yang, Dong-heon Lee, Jung-geun Kim, Soo-Yeoun Yoon, Yoo-tai Kim
  • Publication number: 20150160919
    Abstract: A method for controlling an electronic apparatus which uses voice recognition and motion recognition, and an electronic apparatus applying the same are provided. In a voice task mode, in which voice tasks are performed according to recognized voice commands, the electronic apparatus displays voice assistance information to assist in performing the voice tasks. In a motion task mode, in which motion tasks are performed according to recognized motion gestures, the electronic apparatus displays motion assistance information to aid in performing the motion tasks.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 19, 2015
    Publication date: June 11, 2015
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung-geun KIM, Yoo-tai KIM, Seung-dong YU, Sang-jin HAN, Hee-seob RYU
  • Patent number: 9046921
    Abstract: A display apparatus includes: an image receiving unit which receives a content; a display unit which displays the received content; an image pickup unit which captures images of a user; a storage unit which stores the content and at least one of the captured images of the user; and a control unit which displays a portion of the content with the at least one captured image from among the captured images of the user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 14, 2012
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2015
    Assignee: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sang-jin Han, Yoo-tai Kim, Jung-geun Kim, Seung-dong Yu, Jung-Ah Choi
  • Publication number: 20150109205
    Abstract: A display method includes displaying content on a screen and if a non-contact user motion having directivity is input, analyzing a direction of input non-contact user motion and dividing the screen into plural screens according to the directivity of the non-contact user motion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 31, 2014
    Publication date: April 23, 2015
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sang-jin HAN, Yoo-tai KIM, Jung-geun KIM, Seung-dong YU, Jung-ah CHOI
  • Patent number: 9002714
    Abstract: A method for controlling an electronic apparatus which uses voice recognition and motion recognition, and an electronic apparatus applying the same are provided. In a voice task mode, in which voice tasks are performed according to recognized voice commands, the electronic apparatus displays voice assistance information to assist in performing the voice tasks. In a motion task mode, in which motion tasks are performed according to recognized motion gestures, the electronic apparatus displays motion assistance information to aid in performing the motion tasks.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 6, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2015
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Jung-geun Kim, Yoo-tai Kim, Seung-dong Yu, Sang-jin Han, Hee-seob Ryu
  • Patent number: 8947488
    Abstract: A display method is provided, which includes displaying content on a screen; and if a user motion having directivity is recognized, dividing the screen into plural screens according to the directions of the user motion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2015
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Sang-jin Han, Yoo-tai Kim, Jung-geun Kim, Seung-dong Yu, Jung-ah Choi
  • Patent number: 8522141
    Abstract: A method for providing a link in an electronic apparatus capable of reproducing contents, includes storing a first part of a first contents in a link storage area, forming a link between a second part of a second contents and the first part stored in the link storage area, and if the link is selected, displaying the first part while a contents screen including the second part is displayed. Accordingly, a user may easily find related contents from among contents stored in the electronic apparatus as a link is formed between related contents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 4, 2011
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2013
    Assignee: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Soo-yeoun Yoon, O-jae Kwon, Yoo-tai Kim, Bong-hyun Cho, Gyung-hye Yang, Eun-hee Park
  • Publication number: 20130088559
    Abstract: A display method is provided, which includes displaying content on a screen; and if a user motion having directivity is recognized, dividing the screen into plural screens according to the directions of the user motion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 23, 2012
    Publication date: April 11, 2013
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sang-jin HAN, Yoo-tai KIM, Jung-geun KIM, Seung-dong YU, Jung-ah CHOI
  • Publication number: 20130076621
    Abstract: A display apparatus includes: an image receiving unit which receives a content; a display unit which displays the received content; an image pickup unit which captures images of a user; a storage unit which stores the content and at least one of the captured images of the user; and a control unit which displays a portion of the content with the at least one captured image from among the captured images of the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 14, 2012
    Publication date: March 28, 2013
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Sang-jin HAN, Yoo-tai KIM, Jung-geun KIM, Seung-dong YU, Jung-ah CHOI
  • Publication number: 20130033644
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus and a method for controlling thereof are provided. The method for controlling of the electronic apparatus includes: recognizing one of among a user voice and a user motion through one of among a voice recognition module and a motion recognition module, and, performing a voice task in response to a user voice is recognized through the voice recognition module, and, performing a motion task in response to a user motion is recognized through the motion recognition module.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2012
    Publication date: February 7, 2013
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung-geun KIM, Yoo-tai KIM, Seung-dong YU, Sang-jin HAN, Hee-seob RYU
  • Publication number: 20130033643
    Abstract: A method for controlling an electronic apparatus which uses voice recognition and motion recognition, and an electronic apparatus applying the same are provided. In a voice task mode, in which voice tasks are performed according to recognized voice commands, the electronic apparatus displays voice assistance information to assist in performing the voice tasks. In a motion task mode, in which motion tasks are performed according to recognized motion gestures, the electronic apparatus displays motion assistance information to aid in performing the motion tasks.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2012
    Publication date: February 7, 2013
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung-geun KIM, Yoo-tai KIM, Seung-dong YU, Sang-jin HAN, Hee-seob RYU
  • Publication number: 20130035941
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus and a method for controlling thereof are provided. The method recognizes one of among a user voice and a user motion through one of among a voice recognition module and a motion recognition module, and if a user voice is recognized through the voice recognition module, performs a voice task corresponding to the recognized user voice, and, if a user motion is recognized through the motion recognition module, performs a motion task corresponding to the recognized user motion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2012
    Publication date: February 7, 2013
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung-geun KIM, Yoo-tai KIM, Seung-dong YU, Sang-jin HAN, Hee-seob RYU
  • Publication number: 20130035942
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus and a method for providing a user interface (UI) thereof are provided. Specifically, an electronic apparatus which displays an executable icon of an application which is controllable through voice recognition distinctively from an executable icon of an application which is uncontrollable through voice recognition in a voice task mode, and a method for providing UI thereof are provided. Some of the disclosed exemplary embodiments provide an electronic apparatus which is capable of recognizing a user voice command and a user motion gesture, and displays an executable icon of an application which is controllable through voice recognition and a name of the executable icon distinctively from an executable icon of an application which is uncontrollable through voice recognition and a name of the executable icon in a voice task mode, and a method for providing a UI thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2012
    Publication date: February 7, 2013
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung-geun KIM, Yoo-tai KIM, Seung-dong YU, Sang-jin HAN, Hee-seob RYU
  • Publication number: 20130033649
    Abstract: An electronic apparatus and a method for controlling thereof are provided. The method for controlling the electronic apparatus controls a level of a volume of a provided broadcast signal or provides another broadcast signal if a broadcast signal is provided in response to a recognized user motion, and changes at least part of a screen on which a provided content is displayed if a content is provided in response to the recognized user motion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 6, 2012
    Publication date: February 7, 2013
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Jung-geun KIM, Yoo-tai KIM, Seung-dong YU, Sang-jin HAN, Hee-seob RYU
  • Publication number: 20120179969
    Abstract: A display apparatus is provided including a user interface unit which displays a plurality of icons and a control unit which, if a stretch motion of widening a touch point while one of the plurality of icons is touched, controls the user interface unit to execute part of a function corresponding to the icon and display a function window corresponding to the part of functions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 10, 2012
    Publication date: July 12, 2012
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Dong-heon LEE, Gyung-hye YANG, Jung-geun KIM, Soo-yeoun YOON, Sun-haeng JO, Yoo-tai KIM
  • Publication number: 20120180090
    Abstract: A method for displaying video and a broadcast receiving apparatus applying the same. The broadcast receiving apparatus includes an output unit which outputs a user interface window containing a plurality of groups having at least one broadcast channel, an input unit which receives a zapping command, a receiving unit which is tuned to a broadcast channel and receives a broadcast signal, and a control unit which controls the receiving unit, if one from among the plurality of groups categorized according to at least one criterion of categorization is selected and the zapping command is inputted, so that the receiving unit is tuned to the broadcast channels belonging to the selected group in sequence.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 10, 2012
    Publication date: July 12, 2012
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yeo-ri YOON, Yoo-tai KIM, Bong-hyun CHO, Chang-soo LEE, Sang-hee LEE, Jong-seo KIM, Soo-yeoun YOON, Jung-hoon SHIN
  • Publication number: 20120147269
    Abstract: An image processing apparatus includes an image processing unit which processes an image signal, a display unit which displays the processed image, a user interface unit which receives a user command to capture an image, a screen capture unit which captures an image frame according to the user command, a storage unit which stores the image frame captured by the screen capture unit, and a control unit which controls the screen capture unit to capture a plurality of image frames including the image frame corresponding to a point of time when the user command is input.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 21, 2011
    Publication date: June 14, 2012
    Applicant: SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Bong-hyun CHO, Yoo-tai KIM, Chang-soo LEE, Sang-hee LEE, Jong-seo KIM, Soo-yeoun YOON, Jung-hoon SHIN, Yeo-ri YOON