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Linked Remote Action by Using Non-Traditional Triggers Determined by Linked Behavior

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000022187D
Publication Date: 2004-Mar-01
Document File: 3 page(s) / 80K

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The IP.com Prior Art Database

Related People

Matthew Chang: INVENTOR [+5]

Abstract

A way to automate powering on/off or control of home theater components (such as TV) by linkage of normally un-related actions such as TV power on triggered by garage door opener. This linkage may be done by communication between appliance and TV, learning of TV remote codes in garage remote, etc.

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         Sony Corporation

         Sony Electronics Inc.

         IPD Case #50R4790

Title:

Linked Remote Action by Using Non-Traditional Triggers Determined by Linked Behavior

Abstract:

A way to automate powering on/off or control of home theater components (such as TV) by linkage of normally un-related actions such as TV power on triggered by garage door opener. This linkage may be done by communication between appliance and TV, learning of TV remote codes in garage remote, etc.

Inventors:

Matthew Chang

Greg Gudorf

Aaron Dew

Anthony Creed

Rolf Toft