US Patent No. 10,433,394

SENSORY NETWORKING DEVICE AND METHOD OF USE


Patent No. 10,433,394
Issue Date October 01, 2019
Title Sensory Networking Device And Method Of Use
Inventorship Roland Graf, Ann Arbor, MI (US)
Prabal Dutta, Ann Arbor, MI (US)
Brad Campbell, Ann Arbor, MI (US)
Surat Kwanmuang, Bangkok (TH)
Assignee THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN, Ann Arbor, MI (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,433,394

1. A method comprising:implementing, by a processor, a sensory effect on a sensory networking device;
detecting, by a motion sensor in the sensory networking device, a trigger movement of the sensory networking device;
in response to detecting the trigger movement, transmitting, by a transceiver in the sensory networking device, a trigger signal to one or more neighboring sensory networking devices via a wireless communication link, the trigger signal configured to cause the sensory effect to be implemented on the one or more neighboring sensory networking devices and further configured to cause the trigger signal to be re-transmitted by the one or more neighboring sensory networking devices.