US Patent No. 9,961,536

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR IMPLEMENTING HISTOGRAM CONTROLLED MOBILE DEVICES


Patent No. 9,961,536
Issue Date May 01, 2018
Title System And Method For Implementing Histogram Controlled Mobile Devices
Inventorship Brian Martin, Moraga, CA (US)
Assignee Location Labs, Inc., Emeryville, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,961,536

1. A communication network for controlling a mobile device based on a user activity, comprising:a mobile device having communication capability and a function dependent on a user activity;
a client having communication capability, activity detection logic for detecting the user activity based on the function, a data collection unit for collecting and compiling a digital histogram of the user activity, a stored histogram database for storing the compiled digital histogram, and a polling mechanism for directing the activity detection logic to detect the user activity;
wherein the polling mechanism directs the activity detection logic to poll for the user activity at a frequency based on the stored histogram; and
wherein the client at least one of enables or disables the function based on a detection of the user activity.