US Patent No. 10,694,567

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR ESTABLISHING A DATA CONNECTION


Patent No. 10,694,567
Issue Date June 23, 2020
Title Systems And Methods For Establishing A Data Connection
Inventorship Francois Laberge, Wellesley, MA (US)
Nathan A. Blagrove, Wayland, MA (US)
Assignee Bose Corporation, Framingham, MA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,694,567

1. A system for establishing a wireless connection comprising:a portable electronic device comprising:
a camera; and,
circuitry arranged to:
obtain a first characteristic of a first device from a first communication received from a first communication module of the first device;
capture, using the camera, a captured image of at least a portion of the first device;
analyze the captured image to obtain at least one captured image characteristic, the captured image characteristic associated with the first characteristic of the first device;
compare the captured image characteristic with the first characteristic; and,
establish a first connection between the first device and the portable electronic device if the captured image characteristic and the first characteristic are within a predetermined threshold.