US Patent No. 10,485,078


Patent No. 10,485,078
Issue Date November 19, 2019
Title Smart Phone Controlled Wireless Light Bulb
Inventorship Michael V. Recker, Gaithersburg, MD (US)
David B. Levine, Pepper Pike, OH (US)
Assignee A9.Com, Inc., Palo Alto, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,485,078

1. A lighting device comprising:a light source;
a lighting fixture configured to electrically couple to an alternating current (AC) power source;
a direct current (DC) power source;
a wireless transceiver;
one or more processors; and
one or more computer-readable media storing instructions that, when executed by the one or more processors, cause the one or more processors to perform operations comprising:
determining a period of time has elapsed;
after the period of time has elapsed, causing the wireless transceiver to monitor for a command signal;
receiving, using the wireless transceiver, the command signal from a remote control;
causing the light source to operate in an illumination state after receiving the command signal; and
sending, using the wireless transceiver and to the remote control, data indicating the illumination state of the light source.