TW201424358A - Remote controller with data collection and cloud reporting functions and its data reporting method - Google Patents

Remote controller with data collection and cloud reporting functions and its data reporting method Download PDF

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TW201424358A
TW201424358A TW101145261A TW101145261A TW201424358A TW 201424358 A TW201424358 A TW 201424358A TW 101145261 A TW101145261 A TW 101145261A TW 101145261 A TW101145261 A TW 101145261A TW 201424358 A TW201424358 A TW 201424358A
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zhi-gao Wang
shi-jie Shen
Wei-Rong Tang
Zhen-Yang Huang
Ren-Xiong Wu
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Professional Comp Technology Ltd
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The invention is a remote controller with cloud data return function, which comprises a button module, a microcontroller, a wireless module and an infrared module, and the controller respectively has a button module, a wireless module and an infrared The module is electrically connected, and the microcontroller comprises a data collecting/returning unit for detecting the state of each button of the button module, correspondingly generating a code of the pressed button, and transmitting the code to the external server through the wireless module By detecting the status of each button of the remote control and wirelessly transmitting the code of the pressed button to the server, no manual access or additional setting of the machine equipment is required, and the existing viewing survey requires a lot of manpower and the cost of installing the machine. Increased problem.

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Remote controller with data collection and cloud reward function and data return method thereof
The invention relates to a remote controller with data return function, in particular to a remote controller capable of detecting the state of a button and returning it to an external server through wireless means.
When an existing TV ratings survey company wants to investigate the ratings of various TV programs, it is mostly through the way of accessing the viewer through a manual telephone or by installing a channel sampling device or a set-top box on the TV to understand what kind of TV the viewer likes to watch. The length of the program and its viewing time, but the telephone access requires a lot of manpower and time to make telephone calls and the cost of the telephone is increased, and the cost is increased through the automated channel sampling device or the set-top box. The status of the switch is turned on and the sampling rate is sampled once per minute when the TV is turned on. The channel for TV broadcast is detected to achieve the purpose of the rating survey. Since the automatic method requires additional channel sampling device or set-top box, there is still cost. The problem is increased, and the rate of sampling per minute is still insufficient for immediate response and not accurate enough.
As mentioned above, the existing manual telephone access method requires a lot of manpower and causes an increase in cost, and the channel sampling device or the set-top box requires an additional machine to increase the cost and the problem of not being able to respond immediately. Therefore, the main purpose of the present invention is Provide a remote control for data collection and cloud rewards The device and its data return method mainly detect the state of each button of the remote controller, and directly transmit the code of the pressed button to the server for data analysis through the wireless module, thereby solving the problem that the existing manual telephone access is expensive. The cost of manpower and the installation of channel sampling devices or set-top boxes has increased and the problem of not being able to respond immediately.
The main technical means adopted to achieve the above objectives is to enable the data retrieval method of the remote data collection and cloud return function remote control device, mainly to establish a data collection mode for data collection in a server or a database. The collection mode includes the steps of: wirelessly receiving a remote controller to send a code of the pressed button; confirming whether the code of the received button is valid; recording the code of the button in the database and performing data analysis; transmitting the received data through wireless A confirmation message to the code of the button being pressed is given to the remote controller.
The main technical means adopted to achieve the above objectives is to enable the data retrieval method of the remote data collection and cloud return function remote control device, mainly to establish a data return mode for data return in a remote controller, and the data return mode includes the following Step: detecting the state of each button on the remote controller; obtaining the code of the pressed button, and transmitting the code to a server or a database by wireless; receiving the confirmation message of the code of the received button by wirelessly receiving the button .
The main technical means adopted to achieve the above objectives is to enable the aforementioned remote control with data collection and cloud return function, including: A button module includes a plurality of buttons; a microcontroller electrically connected to the button module and including a data collection/return unit that detects the status of each button of the button module And correspondingly generating the code of the pressed button; a wireless module electrically connected to the microcontroller, converting the code generated by the data collecting/returning unit into a wireless signal and transmitting to the outside; an infrared module, and The micro-controller is electrically connected, and the code of the pressed button generated by the data collecting/returning unit is converted into an infrared signal and transmitted to the outside; a power module is electrically connected to the microcontroller, the wireless module and the infrared module respectively. To provide its power.
The remote controller with the data collection and the cloud return function is configured by the data collection/reward unit of the microcontroller to detect the state of each button of the button module, and when more than one button of the button module is pressed by the user In the next case, for example, the number of channels of the TV, the data collection/reward unit of the microcontroller will generate a code corresponding to the pressed button, and the code will send an infrared signal by the infrared module to remotely control the external TV and wireless by the wireless module. The signal is transmitted to an external database or server, and then the code or server stores and analyzes the code, and returns the confirmation message that the code has been received to the wireless module of the remote controller, so that the microcontroller confirms the code. The transmission is successful; by detecting the status of each button of the remote controller and wirelessly transmitting the code corresponding to the button to the external server, an instant viewing survey can be performed without manual access or additional channel sampling. Device or set-top box, it takes a lot of manpower to solve the existing viewing survey and the cost of installing channel sampling device or set-top box Plus questions.
For a preferred embodiment of the present invention, as shown in FIG. 1 , a remote controller 10 includes a microcontroller 11 , a wireless module 12 , an infrared module 13 , a button module 14 , and a power module . In the group 15, the microcontroller 11 is electrically connected to the wireless module 12, the infrared module 13, and the button module 14, respectively, and the power module 15 is respectively connected to the microcontroller 11, the wireless module 12, and the infrared module 13. Electrically connected to provide the power required by each component, wherein
The button module 14 includes a plurality of buttons 141. When the buttons 141 are pressed, the state of the button 141 is changed or a switching signal corresponding to the button 141 is generated and sent to the microcontroller 11. In the preferred embodiment The button module 14 includes at least a TV (TV) button, a channel adjustment (CH) button, and a digital (0-9) button.
The microcontroller 11 includes a data collection/reward unit 111 that detects the status of each button 141 of the button module 14 and generates a corresponding code or name according to the pressed button 141. The code is transmitted to the wireless module 12 by the data collecting/returning unit 111. In the preferred embodiment, the code of the button 141 is as follows, and the code generated by the channel number 0 is 0X1E, and the channel number 1 corresponds to the generated code. The code is 0X31, but the invention is not limited herein.
The wireless module 12 converts the code generated by the data collection/reward unit 111 into a wireless signal and transmits it to an external wireless device 20. In the preferred embodiment, the wireless module 12 and the wireless device 20 use WiFi. Or a Bluetooth communication protocol.
The infrared module 13 converts the code generated by the data collecting/returning unit 11 into an infrared signal and transmits it to an external television (not shown) to control the selection or switching of the television channel. In the preferred embodiment, The infrared module 13 uses an infrared IC.
The power module 15 provides the low voltage DC power required for each of the aforementioned components.
Referring to FIG. 2, the remote controller 10 of the present invention transmits a wireless signal having a code to a server 31 or a cloud database 32 through the wireless device 20 to perform storage or analysis of the code of the pressed button 141; In the preferred embodiment, the wireless device 20 is a smart phone (Smart Phone) 21 with WiFi or Bluetooth function or a wireless base station (AP Router) 22 with WiFi function, and may also have a WiFi or The Bluetooth-enabled computer (PC, NB) (not shown), the smart phone 21 can also store or analyze the code through its own application (APP), and then transmit it to the server 31 or the cloud database. 32.
For the code collection and return mode between the remote controller 10 and the server 31 or the cloud database 32, as shown in FIG. 3, the state of each button 141 is detected by the microcontroller 11 on the remote controller 10, and It is determined whether the button 141 is pressed by the user (101); if any button 141 is pressed, the code corresponding to the button 141 is generated by the data collecting/returning unit 111, and the code is sent to the wireless module 12 The wireless device transmits the code to the server 31 (102); the server 31 receives the code of the button 141 and confirms whether the received code is valid (103); the server 31 records the code in its database. Data analysis (104); the server 31 wirelessly returns a confirmation message of the received code to the remote controller 10 (105).
As can be seen from the above, by detecting the state of each button 141 of the remote controller 10 and wirelessly transmitting the code corresponding to the button 141 to the external server 31 or the cloud database 32, no manual access or additional setting is required. The channel sampling device or the set-top box can perform the viewing survey, and the problem of the existing viewing survey requires a lot of manpower and the increase in the cost of installing the channel sampling device or the set-top box.
10‧‧‧Remote control
11‧‧‧Microcontroller
111‧‧‧ Data Collection/Reward Unit
12‧‧‧Wireless Module
13‧‧‧Infrared module
14‧‧‧Key Module
141‧‧‧ button
15‧‧‧Power Module
20‧‧‧Wireless devices
21‧‧‧Smart mobile phones
22‧‧‧Wireless base station
31‧‧‧Server
32‧‧‧Cloud database
Figure 1 is a block diagram of a circuit in accordance with a preferred embodiment of the present invention.
Figure 2 is a schematic illustration of the use of a preferred embodiment of the invention.
Figure 3 is a flow chart showing the collection and return of data in accordance with a preferred embodiment of the present invention.
10‧‧‧Remote control
11‧‧‧Microcontroller
111‧‧‧ Data Collection/Reward Unit
12‧‧‧Wireless Module
13‧‧‧Infrared module
14‧‧‧Key Module
141‧‧‧ button
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  1. A data return method for data collection and cloud return function remote control is mainly to establish a data collection mode for data collection in a server or a database. The data collection mode includes the following steps: receiving a remote control through wireless The device sends out the code of the pressed button; confirms whether the code of the received button is valid; records the code of the button in the database and performs data analysis; wirelessly transmits the confirmation message that the received button is received to the remote controller .
  2. A data return method for data collection and cloud return function remote control is mainly to construct a data return mode for data return in a remote controller, and the data return mode includes the following steps: detecting the state of each button on the remote controller; Obtain the code of the pressed button, and wirelessly transmit the code to a server or a database; wirelessly receive a confirmation message that the code of the received button is returned.
  3. A remote controller with data collection and cloud return function includes: a button module including a plurality of buttons; a microcontroller electrically connected to the button module and including a data collection/return unit, the data The collecting/returning unit detects the state of each button of the button module and correspondingly generates the code of the pressed button; a wireless module electrically connected to the microcontroller, which converts the code generated by the data collecting/returning unit Is a wireless signal and transmitted to the outside; An infrared module electrically connected to the microcontroller, converts the code of the pressed button generated by the data collecting/returning unit into an infrared signal and transmits it to the outside; a power module, which respectively corresponds to the microcontroller and the wireless module The group and the infrared module are electrically connected to provide their power.
  4. The remote control device with the data collection and cloud reward function described in claim 3 is a communication protocol using WiFi.
  5. The remote control device with the data collection and cloud reward function described in claim 3 is a Bluetooth communication protocol.
  6. The remote controller with cloud data transmission function according to any one of claims 3 to 5, wherein the button module comprises a television button, one or more channel adjustment buttons and a plurality of numeric buttons.
  7. The remote controller with cloud data transmission function according to any one of claims 3 to 5, wherein the wireless module transmits a wireless signal with a code of a button to a server or a cloud database through a wireless device.
  8. The remote controller with the cloud data transmission function according to claim 6, wherein the wireless module transmits the wireless signal with the code of the button to a server or a cloud database through a wireless device.
  9. The remote controller with the cloud data transmission function as claimed in claim 7, the wireless device is a smart phone with WiFi or Bluetooth function, a wireless base station with WiFi function or a computer with WiFi or Bluetooth function. .
  10. The remote controller with cloud data transmission function as claimed in claim 8, the wireless device is a smart phone with WiFi or Bluetooth function, a wireless base station with WiFi function, or a WiFi or Bluetooth function. computer.
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