Patents by Inventor Yunmi Kwon

Yunmi Kwon 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: 10657926
    Abstract: According to one embodiment, there is provided a mobile terminal including a terminal body that includes a first body and a second body, which is formed to be switchable between an opened state and a close state; a hinge unit that supports the first and second bodies to be rotated relative to each other; and a display unit that includes an inside-surface display area s, and first and second extension display areas, in which information associated with a first screen is displayed on any one of the first and second extension display areas, in which an icon which indicates that the first and second extension display area are combinable is displayed along with information associated with the first screen, and in which the information associated with the first screen is changed and the changed information is displayed on a combined extension display area.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Minkyoung Shin, Yunmi Kwon, Nayeoung Kim
  • Publication number: 20200128121
    Abstract: A mobile terminal and controlling method thereof are disclosed, by which image data of a counterpart having triggered an event can be displayed. The present invention may include a display unit configured to display information, a wireless communication unit configured to communicate with an external server that stores first image data and to communicate with a counterpart terminal, a memory to store a second image data, and a controller, in response to an event triggered by the counterpart terminal, to extract an image data related to a counterpart from one of the first image data and the second image data, and the controller to output the extracted image data on a portion of the display unit to notify an occurrence of the event.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Hyemi Jung, Arim Kwon
  • Patent number: 10628014
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a mobile terminal capable of utilizing, as a control use, an hour hand and a minute hand, and a control method therefor. To this end, the mobile terminal can comprise a display unit for outputting information, and a control unit for controlling the outputting, through the display unit, of information corresponding to a time indicated by the hour hand and the minute hand, if a first touch input for outputting the hour hand the minute hand through the display unit is received or if a second touch input for dragging any one of the hour hand and the minute hand outputted through the display unit is received.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Yeonsuk Na, Hongjo Shim, Yunmi Kwon, Sungjin Kang, Mihyun Park, Gukchan Lim, Seonghyok Kim
  • Patent number: 10606472
    Abstract: A mobile terminal including a wireless communication unit configured to provide wireless communication; a touch screen; and a controller configured to display a drawing pad on the touch screen in response to a predetermined input; display a user interface on the touch screen to set a display time at which a drawing drawn on the drawing pad is displayed at a reception side terminal; and transmit a message including the drawing to the reception side terminal, via the wireless communication unit, so the drawing is displayed on the screen of the reception side terminal at the display time set in the user interface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Kiseon Lee
  • Patent number: 10564845
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a mobile terminal ad a method of controlling therefor. More particularly, the mobile terminal includes a sensing unit, a display unit configured to output a soft key including at least one button, and a controller, the controller configured to sense a first input signal for selecting the soft key in a state that first content is outputted on the display unit, wherein the first input signal corresponds to a touch input signal for dragging a touch from a first point to a second point and wherein the first point corresponds to the button, the controller configured to execute a multi-window mode based on the first input signal, wherein the multi-window mode corresponds to a mode for outputting second content on the first content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Jihye Ham, Jihee Hong
  • Publication number: 20200050285
    Abstract: An operating method of a flexible display device including a display unit expandable or reducible in at least one direction; a sensing unit configured to detect an expansion or reduction of a screen of the display unit; and a control unit configured to: expand the screen of the display unit according to detecting the expansion of the screen, and display a content on the expanded screen, wherein the control unit is further configured to display a ratio indicator providing information on an enlargement ratio or a reduction ratio of the displayed content in the expansion screen, wherein the ratio indicator comprises: an enlargement/reduction guide bar representing what degree of a ratio the displayed content can be enlarged or reduced.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 17, 2019
    Publication date: February 13, 2020
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi KWON, Kiseon LEE
  • Patent number: 10547726
    Abstract: A mobile terminal and controlling method thereof are disclosed, by which image data of a counterpart having triggered an event can be displayed. The present invention may include a display unit configured to display information, a wireless communication unit configured to communicate with an external server that stores first image data and to communicate with a counterpart terminal, a memory to store a second image data, and a controller, in response to an event triggered by the counterpart terminal, to extract an image data related to a counterpart from one of the first image data and the second image data, and the controller to output the extracted image data on a portion of the display unit to notify an occurrence of the event.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Hyemi Jung, Arim Kwon
  • Patent number: 10540003
    Abstract: A head mounted display (HMD) device and a control method thereof are disclosed. An HMD device according to the present disclosure may include a communication unit configured to perform communication with a mobile terminal, a display unit displayed with a first region of virtual space content received from the mobile terminal, and a controller configured to display an image object for generating a command for a command input region in the first region and control the image object to move along a user's head gesture when the command input region is displayed in the first region. Furthermore, the controller may fix the image object to the first region while the first region of the virtual space content is switched to a second region corresponding to the user's head gesture when the command input region disappears.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: January 21, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Jihee Hong, Yunmi Kwon, Heonjae Jung
  • Patent number: 10534453
    Abstract: A mobile terminal including a rollable display; a first housing supporting a first end of the display and a second housing supporting a second end of the display; a sensing unit configured to sense variations in rolling of the display according to a distance between the first housing and the second housing; and a controller configured to release a locked state of the display when an input pattern matching a predetermined unlocking pattern is input while the display is rolled out from the first housing. Further, the state in which the display is fully rolled up is a state in which the first housing and the second housing are in contact with each other and the display is not exposed to the outside.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Kiseon Lee
  • Patent number: 10503353
    Abstract: A watch-type terminal includes a display and a wireless communication unit configured to communicate with an external terminal. The watch-type terminal also includes a controller that is configured to receive information related to an event that occurs in the external terminal, and determine, based on the received information, a priority level of the event that occurs in the external terminal. The controller is also configured to determine, based on the received information, a notification icon regarding the event that occurs in the external terminal, and adjust, based on the priority level of the event, a size of the notification icon. The controller is further configured to display, on the display of the watch-type terminal, the notification icon with the adjusted size.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 10, 2019
    Assignee: LG Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Seoyeon Lee
  • Patent number: 10491742
    Abstract: A mobile terminal executing a function providing information using a graphic object including information includes: a display unit; a state sensing unit configured to sense state information of a mobile terminal; a wireless communication unit configured to perform communication with an external server storing a plurality of information; and a control unit configured to, when particular information is selected according to a user's control command, output a graphic object including at least one information among the plurality of information stored in the external server on the display unit on the basis of the particular information and the state information of the mobile terminal, wherein the at least one information is information related to the particular information and the state information of the mobile terminal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Jonghwan Kim, Hyungjin Kim, Yunmi Kwon
  • Patent number: 10488947
    Abstract: An operating method of a deformable display device including a display unit is provided. The method includes: expanding a screen of the display unit in a first direction according to a force expanding the display unit; displaying a content in an expansion area that is an area that the screen of the display unit is expanded; expanding the screen of the display unit according to an additional force; and displaying an enlarge content on the expanded screen.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Kiseon Lee
  • Patent number: 10429932
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a mobile terminal. The present invention changes views related to an item having view transitions in stages when intensity of touch input applied to the item exceeds a critical intensity and outputs an appropriate feedback when a view changed during view transition according to a plurality of touch inputs is the last view, to thereby intuitively notify a user of the last view.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 1, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Younhwa Choi, Yoojin Choi, Huran Choi, Jihye Ham, Jihee Hong
  • Patent number: 10409424
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are a mobile terminal and a method of controlling the same. Embodiments of the present invention provide a mobile terminal and a method of controlling the same, which are capable of simply controlling an object placed at the back of a transparent display by controlling the distance between the transparent display and the object in the state in which the object has been reflected in the transparent display.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 31, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Kiseon Lee
  • Patent number: 10382606
    Abstract: A mobile terminal and a control method thereof are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Nayeoung Kim, Yunmi Kwon, Minkyoung Shin
  • Patent number: 10353536
    Abstract: Disclosed are a terminal and operating method thereof. The present invention includes obtaining an input for selecting at least one video, displaying a polyhedron displaying a preview image of the selected at least one video on each of a plurality of faces, obtaining an input for selecting at least one of a plurality of the faces included in the displayed polyhedron, and outputting a video corresponding to the selected face.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Namki Kim, Yunmi Kwon, Kyunghye Seo, Yongmun Gong, Jongook Yoon, Hoonjoon Chi, Yoonhee Choi, Ahyun Park, Hyungjin Choi
  • Patent number: 10348972
    Abstract: A mobile terminal including a display unit, a camera for capturing an image, a wireless communication unit for obtaining location information corresponding to the image, a memory for storing the image and at least one of the location information, a date on which the image is captured, and a time at which the image is captured, and a controller for displaying a group of images having a matching at least one of the location information, the date and the time, in response to a first command, and display a camera indicator on a specific image of the group of images, the camera indicator being for capturing a new image to be included in the group of images.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 5, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Kiseon Lee
  • Patent number: 10321090
    Abstract: A terminal device and controlling method thereof are disclosed, by which sound or video on taking a photo can be saved as background data. The present invention includes a camera unit configured to capture an image, a memory configured to store the captured image, an output unit configured to display the captured image, and a controller controlling the camera unit, the memory and the output unit, the controller, if a command of driving the camera unit is inputted, controlling the camera unit to run a preview, record a sound and/or shoot a video, the controller temporarily saving the sound or the video, the controller, if a 2nd image is captured, controlling the memory to store the sound or the video in a manner of linking the sound or the video to at least one of the image or the second image.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Kiseon Lee
  • Publication number: 20190149649
    Abstract: A mobile terminal and a control method thereof are disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 24, 2018
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Applicant: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Nayeoung KIM, Yunmi KWON, Minkyoung SHIN
  • Patent number: 10284766
    Abstract: A mobile terminal and controlling method thereof are disclosed, by which a flying object equipped with a camera can be remotely controlled. The present disclosure includes a wireless communication unit configured to perform a communication with a flying object, a touchscreen configured to output a preview image received from the flying object, and a controller outputting a shot mode list on the preview image, the controller, if at least one shot mode is selected from the shot mode list, remotely controlling a flight location of the flying object in accordance with the selected at least one shot mode.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2019
    Assignee: LG ELECTRONICS INC.
    Inventors: Yunmi Kwon, Kiseon Lee