WO/2016/112697 UNLOCKING METHOD, DEVICE, AND TERMINAL||WO||21.07.2016|
||PCT/CN2015/088626||XIAOMI INC.||JIANG, Zhongsheng|
Disclosed are an unlocking method, device, and terminal, used for reducing the likelihood of erroneous operation. The method comprises: a signal of the edge of a touchscreen of a terminal is acquired; according to the acquired signal, it is determined whether the terminal is being held by a user; if the terminal is being held by a user and the terminal is in a sleep state, then the terminal is unlocked. The present disclosure is such that upon a user holding the terminal, the user may unlock the terminal, increasing the convenience and intelligence of user unlocking.
WO/2016/112698 SCREEN CASTING METHOD, DEVICE AND SYSTEM||WO||21.07.2016|
||PCT/CN2015/088635||XIAOMI INC.||RU, Yi|
The present invention relates to the field of smart home, and disclosed are a screen casting method, device and system, the method comprising: receiving a signal of a predetermined type and establishing a connection of the predetermined type with a second electronic device transmitting the signal of the predetermined type; according to the connection of the predetermined type, informing the second electronic device to activate a WiFi peer-to-peer (P2P) connection service; after a first electronic device activates a WiFi P2P connection service, establishing a WiFi P2P connection with the second electronic device having activated the WiFi P2P connection service, and casting a screen to the second electronic device. The present invention addresses problems of complicated operations and low connection efficiency for screen casting, and achieves an automatic establishment of a WiFi P2P connection, thus improving the connection efficiency for screen casting and reducing the number of user operations.
WO/2016/112699 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR SWITCHING DISPLAY MODE||WO||21.07.2016|
||PCT/CN2015/088683||XIAOMI INC.||ZHU, Cai|
The disclosure relates to the technical field of terminals. Disclosed are a method and device for switching a display mode. The method is applied to a mobile terminal provided with at least three buttons, and the three buttons, namely, a first button, a second button and a third button, are respectively arranged on a display interface of the mobile terminal from left to right. The method comprises: detecting and acquiring a continuous triggering event of at least two buttons; acquiring a current display mode; and switching the display mode of a screen according to a triggering mode of the continuous triggering event of the at least two buttons and the current display mode, the display mode comprising a full-screen mode, a leftward scaling mode and a rightward scaling mode. In the disclosure, display mode switching is performed by means of different triggering modes of the buttons of the terminal and the current display mode, and accordingly the operation complexity is reduced, the problem of difficulty in switching between different display modes is solved, and the disclosure is also suitable for different left- and right-handed users.
WO/2016/112724 INFORMATION TRANSMITTING METHOD AND DEVICE||WO||21.07.2016|
||PCT/CN2015/093220||XIAOMI INC.||FU, Qiang|
The disclosure relates to an information transmitting method and device and belongs to the technical field of computers, the method comprising: detecting whether a user is at a target site; if the user is not at the target site, detecting whether a door or a window at the target site is open; if the door or the window at the target site is open, transmitting a prompting message to a device carried by the user. The disclosure addresses a problem of inaccurate prompting caused by the user being away from a residence at a time other than a time period in which the user is normally away from the residence, improving prompt accuracy.
WO/2016/112727 TOUCHSCREEN AND FINGERPRINT RECOGNITION APPARATUS AND TERMINAL DEVICE||WO||21.07.2016|
||PCT/CN2015/093304||XIAOMI INC.||JIANG, Zhongsheng|
Provided are a touchscreen and a fingerprint recognition apparatus and a terminal device; a fingerprint recognition sensor (21) comprises a plurality of sub-sensors (42); the fingerprint recognition sensor is located beneath a cover panel glass, partially occupies a region below a touchscreen, and is used, when an all-in-one switch is open, for transmitting to a fingerprint recognition circuit (22) the signals detected and produced by the sub-sensors; when the all-in-one switch (23) is closed, the signals detected and produced by the sub-sensors are combined into a touch control signal and transmitted to the touchscreen circuit (24) by means of the all-in-one switch; the fingerprint recognition circuit is used for processing the signals detected and produced by the sub-sensors; the touchscreen circuit is used for determining, according to the combined touch control signal, whether to generate a touch control operation. The solution described above is capable of using a shared fingerprint recognition sensor to accomplish fingerprint-recognition and touchscreen functions; the degree of integration of the electronic device is increased, while at the same time, compatibility of capacitive touch control and fingerprint recognition within a display region is achieved, and operation by a user is made more convenient.
WO/2016/107267 METHOD AND DEVICE FOR BACKLIGHT CONTROL||WO||07.07.2016|
||PCT/CN2015/093299||XIAOMI INC.||LIU, Anyu|
A method and device for backlight control, related to the technical field of screen display. The method for backlight control comprises: for each display block in a screen, acquiring grayscale values of pixels in an image that needs to be displayed by the display block, where the screen comprises at least one display block (202); acquiring the minimum value among a predetermined number of maximum grayscale values on the basis of the grayscale values of the pixels (204); and, when the minimum value reaches a grayscale value threshold, controlling the grayscale values of the pixels to be kept unchanged and controlling the backlight brightness of the display block to be kept at the maximum backlight brightness (206). The method and device for backlight control solve the problem of severely affected image display effects as a result of image contrast being greatly reduced by the employment of a CABC technique to process an image when a high grayscale value pixel is present in the image. In such implementation, no CABC process is performed on an image when a high grayscale value pixel is present in the image, damages to image contrast are either prevented or mitigated, thus enhancing image quality and display effects.
WO/2016/107077 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR DETERMINING REMAINING USE DURATION OF FILTER ELEMENT OF AIR PURIFIER||WO||07.07.2016|
||PCT/CN2015/080805||XIAOMI INC.||ZHAO, Ming|
A method for determining a remaining use duration of a filter element of an air purifier, comprising: obtaining use information about an air purifier, the use information comprising a startup and shutdown time of the air purifier (S101); according to the use information, determining an average operation air speed of the air purifier (S102); and according to the average operation air speed of the air purifier, attribute information about the air purifier and environment data, determining the remaining use duration of a filter element (S103). In the method, the remaining use duration of a filter element is determined according to use information and attribute information about an air purifier and environment data, and a use state of the air purifier can be accurately reflected.
WO/2016/107076 STATE PROMPTING METHOD AND APPARATUS||WO||07.07.2016|
||PCT/CN2015/080804||XIAOMI INC.||WANG, Yang|
A state prompting method and apparatus, which relate to the technical field of information. The method comprises: acquiring use information of a target device, the use information at least comprising the on/off time of the target device at each time (S101); calculating the current amount of loss of the target device according to the use information of the target device (S102); and when the amount of loss reaches a preset loss prompting threshold, prompting the current device state (S103). The use information at least comprising the on/off time of the target device at each time is acquired, the current amount of loss of the target device is calculated according to the use information of the target device, and the current device state is prompted when the amount of loss reaches the preset loss prompting threshold. Due to the fact that the current amount of loss of the target device is calculated according to the use information, higher accuracy is achieved compared with the use experience of a user; and the user is prompted in time when the amount of loss reaches the preset loss prompting threshold, so it is ensued that the target device is in the normal working state all the time.
WO/2016/107078 BINDING METHOD AND APPARATUS OF INTELLIGENT DEVICE||WO||07.07.2016|
||PCT/CN2015/080807||XIAOMI INC.||REN, Qiao|
The present disclosure relates to a binding method and apparatus of an intelligent device. The method comprises: obtaining an intelligent device list comprising a binding state of the intelligent device with a current user account; obtaining an operation instruction with respect to the intelligent device of the intelligent device list; according to the operation instruction, updating the binding state of the intelligent device with a current user account. The technical solution provided in the present disclosure realizes binding and unbinding of the intelligent device with the user account, thus guaranteeing control security of the intelligent device.
WO/2016/105349 MULTILAYER SUBSTRATE FOR SEMICONDUCTOR PACKAGING||WO||30.06.2016|
||PCT/US2014/071994||INTEL CORPORATION||JEN, Wei-Lun Kane|
Embodiments disclosed include a multilayer substrate for semiconductor packaging. The substrate may include a first layer with a first side with an xy-plane and individual locations on the first side have a first side distance below the first side xy-plane, and a second side with a second side xy-plane and individual locations on the second side may have a second side distance below the second side xy-plane; and a second layer with a first side coupled to the second side of the first layer and a second side opposite the first side of the second layer, wherein a thickness of the second layer at the individual locations on the second layer may be comprised of the first side distance plus the second side distance. Other embodiments may be described and/or claimed.