US Pat. No. 9,077,906

VIDEO CONTRAST ADJUSTING METHOD

AVER INFORMATION INC., N...

1. A method for adjusting a contrast value at a video capturing end to an optimum contrast value, comprising:
capturing a first video image and a first contrast value of the first video image by a software part;
generating a reference image according to the first video image;
comparing the first video image with the reference image to generate a first image evaluation value;
determining whether the first image evaluation value is greater than a first threshold;
determining a second contrast value according to the first contrast value and a dynamical contrast adjusting value when the
first image evaluation value is smaller than the first threshold:

sending the second contrast value to a firmware part by the software part; and
adjusting the contrast value the video capturing end by the firmware part according to the second contrast value.

US Pat. No. 9,137,601

AUDIO ADJUSTING METHOD AND ACOUSTIC PROCESSING APPARATUS

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1. An audio adjusting method for an acoustic processing apparatus, the acoustic processing apparatus being electrically connected
with a microphone and a speaker, the audio adjusting method comprising steps of:
receiving a feedback audio from the microphone;
calculating a current residue audio according to the feedback audio, a stored residue audio and an offset parameter;
updating the stored residue audio with the current residue audio;
performing a correlation calculation to find out a relationship between the feedback audio and the stored residue audio;
selectively modifying the offset parameter according to a result of the correlation calculation;
storing the modified offset parameter; and
outputting the current residue audio to the speaker.

US Pat. No. 9,491,217

VIDEO CONFERENCING DEVICE AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF

AVER INFORMATION INC., N...

1. A video conferencing (VC) device for a VC system comprising a first electronic device and a second electronic device, wherein
the first electronic device and the second electronic device both has an input module, the VC device comprising:
a communication module for communicating with the first electronic device and the second electronic device, and when receiving
a background image outputted from the first electronic device, broadcasting the background image to the second electronic
device, and receiving at least one writing image outputted from either the first electronic device or the second electronic
device, wherein the at least one writing image is the image of inputted writing traces by meeting participants through the
input module of the corresponding electronic device; and

a processing module electrically connected to the communication module, when the communication module receives the at least
one writing image, for superimposing the at least one writing image with the background image to generate a synthesized image;

wherein when the processing module generates the synthesized image, the communication module broadcasts the synthesized image
to the first electronic device and the second electronic device, so that the synthesized image is displayed on the first electronic
device and the second electronic device simultaneously;

wherein the synthesized image is taken as the background image after being generated by the processing module.

US Pat. No. 9,558,650

SURVEILLANCE METHOD, SURVEILLANCE APPARATUS, AND MARKING MODULE

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1. A surveillance method applied to an active burglarproof system, comprising:
determining, by a marking module, whether a power port of the marking module receives power, to generate a first wireless
signal;

determining whether the first wireless signal generated from the marking module is received in a first sensing region, to
produce a first determination result;

determining whether the first wireless signal is received in a second sensing region, to produce a second determination result;
and

selectively generating a warning signal according to the first determination result and the second determination result.

US Pat. No. 9,848,034

FILE TRANSFER METHOD

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1. A file transfer method applicable for a server, the method comprising:
dividing a file into a plurality of fragments;
sending a piece of validation data of the file to at least one client based on Transmission Control Protocol (TCP);
multicasting the plurality of fragments to the at least one client based on User Datagram Protocol (UDP);
determining whether a command from the at least one client questing for reissuing to send a lost part of the plurality of
fragments is received; and

sending the lost part of the plurality of fragments to the corresponding client based on TCP when the command is received.

US Pat. No. 9,800,065

CHARGING SYSTEM AND EQUIPMENT AND METHOD THEREOF

Aver Information Inc., N...

1. A charging system, comprising:
a first charging equipment, comprising:
a first charging module, electrically connected to an external power, for charging at least one first device electrically
connected to the first charging equipment according to a first control signal and generating a first detecting signal according
to a magnitude of an output current from the first charging module;

a first communicating module, operating in a first communicating range, for outputting the first detecting signal; and
a first control module, electrically connected to the first communicating module, for generating the first control signal
according to an adjusting signal received by the first communicating module; and

a second charging equipment, comprising:
a second charging module, electrically connected to the external power, for charging at least one second device which is electrically
connected to the second charging equipment according to a second control signal and generating a second detecting signal according
to a magnitude of an output current from the second charging module;

a second communicating module, operating in the first communicating range, for receiving the first detecting signal and outputting
the adjusting signal to the first communicating module; and

a second control module, electrically connected to the second communicating module, for generating the second control signal
and the adjusting signal according to the first detecting signal and the second detecting signal.

US Pat. No. 10,056,768

CHARGING CABINET AND CONTROL METHOD THEREOF

AVER INFORMATION INC., N...

1. A charging cabinet, comprising:a plurality of sockets, each of the plurality of sockets electrically connected to a device;
a power supply, electrically connected to the plurality of sockets;
a plurality of switches, each of the plurality of switches electrically connected to one of the plurality of sockets and the power supply and selectively enabling a current path between one of the plurality of sockets and the power supply;
a charging detector electrically connected to the current path between each of the plurality of sockets and the power supply and configured to detect a current value on each of the current paths and when the current value on each of the current paths is smaller than a preset current value, generate a first detection signal;
at least one status detector configured to calculate a first time period that the charging cabinet stays at a suspension status, and generate a second detection signal when the first time period is longer than a preset time period; and
a controller, electrically connected to the charging detector, the status detector and the plurality of switches and configured to turn off each of the plurality of switches according to the first and second detection signals and calculate a second time period, which each of the plurality of switches is turned off and the charging cabinet stays at the suspension status, and to selectively at least in part turn on the plurality of switches when the second time period is longer than an idle time period.

US Pat. No. 9,338,395

VIDEO CONFERENCE SYSTEM AND DISPLAY ALLOCATION METHOD THEREOF

AVER INFORMATION INC., N...

9. A video conference system, comprising:
a display, the display comprising a first image block, a second image block and a third image block, wherein sizes of the
first image block and the second image block are both greater than size of the third image block; and

a processing unit, comprising:
a detection module, configured to detect a first candidate video of the third image block so as to identify whether the first
candidate video has an effective sound;

a set module, configured to set one of the first image block and the second image block as a primary image block and to set
another one of the first image block and the second image block as a secondary image block, wherein the secondary image block
includes a secondary video; and

an allocation module, configured to allocate the first candidate video to the secondary image block and to allocate the secondary
video to the third image block when the first candidate video has the effective sound.

US Pat. No. 9,997,932

CHARGE CABINET AND STORAGE DEVICE THEREOF

AVER INFORMATION INC., N...

1. A storage device, comprising:a base; and
a plurality of wire management modules, each of the plurality of wire management modules comprising:
a partition disposed to the base and having a supporting surface and a wire management groove at a side of the partition away from the base, the wire management groove located at the supporting surface, and the wire management groove being for accommodating a wire; and
a positioning assembly comprising a first positioning member, a second positioning member and an assembling member, the first positioning member disposed to the partition and protruding out of the supporting surface, an edge of the second positioning member being integrally connected to the assembling member, the assembling member assembled together with the partition, the second positioning member being rotatable around the edge of the second positioning member as a rotation axis in relation to the assembling member to be at either a fastening position or a releasing position;
wherein when the second positioning member is at the fastening position, the first positioning member and the second positioning member face each other and jointly cover a part of the supporting surface for positioning a part of the wire between the first positioning member and the second positioning member; when the second positioning member is at the releasing position, the second positioning member and the first positioning member are separated from each other for releasing the wire; the partitions of the plurality of wire management modules and the base jointly form a plurality of accommodation spaces.

US Pat. No. 9,958,755

ELECTRONIC DEVICE

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1. An electronic device, comprising:a casing having a window;
a supporting member disposed in the casing and having a through hole;
a sliding lid slidably disposed on the supporting member so that the sliding lid is slidable between an opened position and a closed position, wherein the through hole is connected to the window when the sliding lid is located at the opened position, and the sliding lid is located between the through hole and the window when the sliding lid is located at the closed position; and
an elastic member located on the same side of the sliding lid and the supporting member, one end of the elastic member disposed on the sliding lid, and another end of the elastic member disposed on the supporting member so that the elastic member releases elastic energy to force the sliding lid to move to the closed position or the opened position when the sliding lid is slid on the supporting member.

US Pat. No. 9,608,457

CHARGING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR COMMONLY CHARGING MULTIPLE DIGITAL ELECTRONIC DEVICES

Aver Information Inc., N...

1. A charging device for commonly charging multiple digital electronic devices, comprising:
a housing;
a charge control unit mounted inside the housing and having multiple relays; and
multiple outlet strips electrically connected to the charge control unit with each outlet strip electrically connected to
one of the multiple relays;

wherein the charge control unit activates all of the multiple relays, records a current value of each outlet strip, configures
a total outlet current threshold, and generates multiple charge schedules included in a charge cycle with a combination selected
from the multiple outlet strips performing charging in each charge schedule of the charge cycle; wherein the multiple charge
schedules are identical to the multiple outlet strips in number; wherein the combination of each charge schedule includes
at least one of the multiple outlet strips to perform charging during the charge schedule, wherein a total current value of
the at least one of the multiple outlet strips in the charge schedule does not exceed the total outlet current threshold,
with all of the multiple outlet strips to perform charging in the multiple charge schedules, wherein the charge control unit
sequentially reads each combination selected from the multiple outlet strips in each charge schedule of the charge cycle to
activate the relay corresponding to the at least one of the multiple outlet strips in the combination for the at least one
of the multiple outlet strips to perform charging during the charge schedule; wherein the charge control unit sets up an irregular
current value and selects one of the multiple outlet strips whose current value has not been acquired yet when deactivating
all of the multiple relays and recording a current value of each outlet strip, activates the relay corresponding to the selected
outlet strip, acquires current from the selected outlet strip, determines if the current value is higher than the irregular
current value, deactivates all of the multiple relays if the current is higher than the irregular current value, and selects
another outlet strip whose current value has not been acquired yet until the current values of all of the multiple outlet
strips are recorded if the current value is not higher than the irregular current value.

US Pat. No. 10,015,459

IMAGE CAPTURING DEVICE WITH AUTOMATIC WHITE BALANCE AND AUTOMATIC WHITE BALANCE CORRECTION METHOD

AVER INFORMATION INC., N...

1. An image capturing device having an automatic white balance, comprising:a lens assembly;
a light diffuser configured to convert a fraction of incident light to reference light, and relative location of the light diffuser and the lens assembly being fixed;
an image sensor comprising a first sensing region and a second sensing region and configured to convert the incident light to display image information via the first sensing region and convert the reference light to correction information via the second sensing region; and
a processor electrically connected to the image sensor and configured to analyze color components related to at least one pixel in the correction information to obtain a plurality of color gains, determine at least one reference gain average according to the color gains, obtain at least one color gain correction value according to the at least one reference gain average, and adjust white balance setting of the display image information according to the at least one color gain correction value;
wherein the processor acquires the at least one color gain correction value from a lookup table recording a plurality of standard gain correction values and a plurality of predetermined gain means, each of the standard gain correction value corresponds to one of the predetermined gain means, and at least one of the standard gain correction values, which corresponds to at least one of the predetermined gain means, which is the closest to the at least one reference gain average, is defined as the at least one color gain correction value, and the predetermined gain means correspond to different color temperatures, respectively.

US Pat. No. 10,251,301

CABLE MANAGEMENT DEVICE

AVER INFORMATION INC., N...

1. A cable management device, being cooperated with a fixing element having a resisting plate with an opening formed thereon, the cable management device comprising:a wiring body, having a first sidewall, a second sidewall and a groove rail, the first sidewall being disposed opposite to the second sidewall, the groove rail being formed between the first and second sidewalls and having a input end and a output end at both ends and at least one corner between the input end and the output end;
a first resisting element, being in the form of a plate and having a first resisting surface, extending from one side of the first sidewall of the wiring body;
a first elastic connecting element, including a first connecting part and a first elastic arm, a first end of the first connecting part being connected to the wiring body, the first elastic arm being connected to a second end of the first connecting part and extending toward the first resisting element;
a second resisting element, being in the form of a plate and having a second resisting surface, extending from one side of the second sidewall of the wiring body; and
a second elastic connecting element, including a second connecting part and a second elastic arm, a third end of the second connecting part being connected to the wiring body, the second elastic arm being connected to a fourth end of the second connecting part and extending toward the second resisting element;
wherein the wiring body, a portion of the first resisting element and a portion of the second resisting element are adapted to pass through the opening of the fixing element, and wherein the first resisting surface and the second resisting surface are adapted to contact the resisting plate of the fixing element.

US Pat. No. 10,186,865

INTELLIGENT CHARGING DEVICE AND CHARGE SCHEDULING CONTROL METHOD THEREOF

AVER INFORMATION INC., N...

1. A charge scheduling control method of an intelligent charging device, wherein the intelligent charging device has a control unit and multiple power strips, each power strip has a relay connected to the control unit, and the control unit activates or deactivates the relays of the multiple power strips, the method is performed by the control unit of the intelligent charging device and comprising steps of:acquiring multiple load signals of the multiple power strips and a maximum load threshold;
aligning the multiple power strips in a decreasing order of magnitude of the load signals of the multiple power strips to generate a charging demand sequence with the aligned power strips assigned therein for charging in multiple charging schedules of a charging cycle, wherein a count of the multiple charging schedules corresponds to a count of the multiple power strips;
configuring a power strip combination for each charging schedule sequentially selected through the charging cycle according to the charging demand sequence, wherein each power strip combination for a corresponding charging schedule at least includes a corresponding power strip assigned by the charging demand sequence and a sum of the magnitude of the load signals of all the power strips of the power strip combination is a value closest to but not greater than the maximum load threshold; and
calculating a charging time for each charging schedule of the charging cycle according to the charging demand sequence and the multiple load signals of the multiple power strips, and instructing the multiple power strips to charge according to the charging demand sequence and the charging time, wherein the charging time for each charging schedule is calculated according to a multiplication of time for the charging cycle and a ratio of a magnitude of the load signal of one of the aligned power strips assigned in the charging demand sequence for charging in the charging schedule to a total magnitude of the load signals of the multiple power strips.

US Pat. No. 9,876,373

CHARGING CABINET AND STORAGE DEVICE THEREOF

AVer Information Inc, (T...

1. A storage device, comprising:
a frame comprising a base and a plurality of partition components, the plurality of partition components standing on the base
so that the plurality of partition components and the base together form a plurality of accommodation spaces; and

a plurality of adjusting structures each comprising a sliding component and a blocking component that are connected to each
other, the plurality of sliding components slidably disposed on the base; the plurality of blocking components located within
the accommodation spaces, respectively, and the plurality of blocking components protruding from the base so that the base,
the plurality of partition components and the plurality of blocking components together forming a plurality of storage compartments;
the plurality of sliding components for sliding relative to the base so as to adjust depths of the storage compartments, respectively;

wherein each of the plurality of sliding components comprises a main part, a first joint part and a second joint part, the
first joint part and the second joint part are located at two sides of the main part that are opposite to each other, respectively,
and the plurality of blocking components are fastened to the main parts, respectively; for three of the plurality of sliding
components that are arranged in sequence, the first joint part and the second joint part of one of the three sliding components
are interposed into the second joint part of another one of the three sliding components and the first joint part of the other
one of the three sliding components, respectively.