WO1989012858A1 - Manual data input/output system - Google Patents

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WO1989012858A1
WO1989012858A1 PCT/JP1988/001257 JP8801257W WO8912858A1 WO 1989012858 A1 WO1989012858 A1 WO 1989012858A1 JP 8801257 W JP8801257 W JP 8801257W WO 8912858 A1 WO8912858 A1 WO 8912858A1
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Katsumi Kadota
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Katsumi Kadota
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Priority to JP63145891A priority patent/JPH01314320A/en
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Priority to JP63165034A priority patent/JPH0215310A/en
Priority to JP63165035A priority patent/JPH0215323A/en
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    • GPHYSICS
    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06FELECTRIC DIGITAL DATA PROCESSING
    • G06F3/00Input arrangements for transferring data to be processed into a form capable of being handled by the computer; Output arrangements for transferring data from processing unit to output unit, e.g. interface arrangements
    • G06F3/01Input arrangements or combined input and output arrangements for interaction between user and computer
    • G06F3/011Arrangements for interaction with the human body, e.g. for user immersion in virtual reality
    • BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
    • B41PRINTING; LINING MACHINES; TYPEWRITERS; STAMPS
    • B41JTYPEWRITERS; SELECTIVE PRINTING MECHANISMS, e.g. INK-JET PRINTERS, THERMAL PRINTERS, i.e. MECHANISMS PRINTING OTHERWISE THAN FROM A FORME; CORRECTION OF TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS
    • B41J5/00Devices or arrangements for controlling character selection
    • B41J5/08Character or syllable selected by means of keys or keyboards of the typewriter type
    • B41J5/10Arrangements of keyboards, e.g. key button disposition

Abstract

A method of data input/output of the case when a sentence or other data are to be stored in a magnetic recording medium, when the data are to be exchanged by electric communication means, and when any other equipment is to be remotely operated. The whole data input operation is realized without depending upon the visual sense, and the data communication and remote control of equipment are carried out even under severe environmental conditions of, for example, the darkness or violent movement, thus eliminating the defects in the data input method. A manual data input/output system uses a glove or any other counterpart having functions and structures that correspond to the motions of the hand and fingers. Sensors such as pressure-sensitive elements and magnetic elements are arranged on the front and back sides of the glove, and they are used as data input keys. With the data input device fitted directly to the fingers, positions of the keys to be found are secured, and the user is able to easily touch any desired key without depending upon his visual sense. Furthermore, the system is combined with equipment for converting the input signals obtained by this method into voice to further decrease or eliminate the dependence of input operation upon the visual sense. The applications include data input device to substitute for the keyboard of portable word processors, input terminals of remote control equipment, general data input devices, and auxiliary means for communication to substitute for mouth and tongue of physically handicapped people.

Description

Akira Itoda Statement

Hand-type data input out mosquitoes scheme technology minute field

The present invention, sentence when storing other information on a magnetic recording medium, when the exchange of telecommunication means Nyo Ri other information, in the case of remotely operating Oyobi other devices such as the method of data input and Ca on.

Background technology

Keys board operation is in the process of the adversaries come of de one data Input, a remote control panel operation, voice Nyukanyo Ru data stock Nadogaaru. Examples of keys baud load operation Nyoru de one data Input, Wado processor one Ya computer terminal input devices is Ari, as the remote control panel operation Nyorude over data input mosquitoes, remote control of the television Ya Bido panel input devices Gaaru. You can also work to identify the voice of people in recent years, also it has been developed device or treated as input Kadeta Iru.

Shikakashi, including remote control of the am devices, the conventional de one data Input method, or the place of use is limited constant, or require adequate lighting, also including operation Ya posture is restricted Aru drawback of. Example Eba, keyboards one de input devices of Wa de processor Ya computer terminal, in order to quickly contact exactly the keys to obtain the required adequate lighting and tables, etc. Dearu. The Hitohhito' seek key searched in Nai, correctly figure for how to Moaru is, to decide to do so, the position of the hand, called the Buraindo • touch to the de-one data in stock Nai look at the key the disadvantage of such momentum requires Gaaru.

Also, the remote control device of the conventional various appliances, large Qiao, heavy I, broken Ekii those Cell needless stool like Ti. Recently, the remote control panel Input equipment Ni'ite such frequently used by Till television Ya Bido also vulnerable to impact, the control button is fine, has drawbacks, such as their number is also too large Aru. In addition, Oi function of the control target device is Tsu to increase Eru is, the number also increased Eru of the control button as a function selection key, the user is enough to function or Έ real instruments, in its handling Till increase the inconvenience Te.

Or require proper lighting in the above You, the need Gaaru positioning the hand, data of the incoming Kaki is Ari because there Shitiru away with the body, such as fingers also, device is large Do Runowa, due to expansion Shitiru the plane in accordance with input Kaki spread hands.

Then, devices such as keyboards one de Ya remote control panel, heavy, fragile cause of such easily is planar structures supported tut, resistance to E mosquitoes such as fingers at the time of data entry mosquito sufficiently Eyouto then, the apparatus becomes heavier and de, When you give 輊 of Conversely, Aru to fall into insufficient strength.

5 In addition, the function selection key is too increased tut remote control, increased til cause inconvenience Te Oi in its handling, these selection keys is the ability 專用, a single over capabilities keys due to Aru.

Accordingly, the present invention is, the You of doers come drawback of Nai due to the method of the data Input, of need, such as the correctness I attitude for determining the position of the hand Nai, light and durable, and easy to carry , illumination

, Poor I location of ο Ya, such as 摇 Re of intensity I place, originally, even if Oi to the location that was not suitable for the work of data entry mosquitoes to exert authority mosquitoes, extremely versatility of 髙 I data Input method the Hisage ^ 1 "the purpose of Rukoto and Shitiru.

Inventions of disclosure

The present invention, in addition to the glove, Ite use those having a function and structure to respond to movements of the fingers, the

, 5 sides Kke sensors such as pressure sensitive elements Ya magnetic element, and arranged as a data input oysters one Aru.

This it, de one data input devices is directly Nyori be mounted in the hand, finding key and one constant position or 11 constant, the user in the keys easily desires without relying on visual touch it can be. Further, to this method, if Wase Rukoto Nyori set a device that converts Input signals obtained therefrom to the voice, to achieve without relying overall de one data Input congregation visually, 踏闇 Ya super SHI 摇 Re Tomo

, Even under severe I environmental conditions ο Unado, data communication, and enables the working of the remote control of equipment Iru.

BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF THE DRAWINGS

Figure 3 from koto 1 figure, such preferred I data input devices to the present invention, Ari a diagram showing a Keru position with the sensor, FIG. 1 is a palm, FIG. 2 the back of the hand, FIG. 3 is Aru a diagram showing the place hands Tsu 25 grip half. Figure 4 shows the arrangement of the standard characters to the left and right hand figures, FIG. 5 is Aru a diagram showing a relationship between the data input devices and other devices.

BEST MODE FOR CARRYING OUT THE INVENTION

To describe the present invention Yori in detail with reference to the accompanying drawings. Figure 3 from the first figure, gloves and other sensitive E element Kitai base structure (1) to be mounted on the hand, as a partial attaching a sensor such as a magnetic element, showed the most effective and think Wareru site Tyl . Data input devices, the keyboard of Wa de processor, computer terminal, from a variety Dearu depending on the remote control panel or the like and the application for the remote control, placed ho Yoi I variety in § of various function keys , mosquitoes that the arrangement of the letter keys are normalized, 'Nozomashii. Therefore, to be able to touch the human Ca 'easy and examples of identifiable parts, together indicated by symbol (2) (3) (4) in the figure, the letter is Te Oi in Figure 4 the character array as an example, the common and becomes you consider as possible and character sequences using Ware Till keyboard current over general, the hand mold de - data Input of data input and mosquito scheme instrumentation g ± Nio kick was an example of the array of keys.

Next, when the sensor over general handling Iwo described as incoming Kaki data, FIG. 1, the sensor shown in FIG. 2 (2) (3) (4), pressed with such mutual thumb or other finger Te, Gyou the stock data. Back of the hand sensor (4) is in the You hold hand half to a third view of You, pressure that part with the thumb. Also, next to each other in You sensor i (5) (6), and the like pressed simultaneously Tsu two, the kind of union Wasenyori signal can 增 Yasu. These points Ya, methods such as to have a special function key for each sensor, the same Dearu the use of Okeru input Kaki the keyboard.

Ko to, information such as the instruction Ya string fifth diagram of the data input devices (7) Nyori Input is, the control device (1 0) through Iyahon like sent to the sound generation device (9) via the since Eru listen become the voice and other sound, it is possible to know the right or wrong of the incoming Kadeta.

The de one data, with or call if necessary to record the data recording device (8), and the user's other hand-type data input and mosquitoes system via a transceiver (1 1), these devices Te, enjoy a conversation, you can exchange another system and de one data Dearu.

Further, to the image display device (1 3) can work using using Eba visual conventional and power supply unit (1 2) is a portable b tongue using pictmap Nai conversation system if carrying the complete . Moreover it sent back to the position of change Ete as it is the original sensor to electrical stimulation Ya vibration came the signal, if stimulated the skin of pain, Arui is stimulated with electrical stimulation Ya vibration each part of the body people with disabilities of this and Nyori blind Tsunbo哑 also, it is possible to effectively use the invention to the conversation or the like of the work Ya everyday.

Next, the present invention when utilized as a remote control device, if you effective application Ni'ite description, first, the Wari replacement to 柙 control buttons such as "forward", "stop", "Maware" or Input string of instructions in a standardized character keys, further to the Input character string such as "4 5 degrees Maware the right" "3 0 main Ichito Le forward", dedicated control of the buttons Ya function key Nai, complex texture of fine command Ya operation of the can Gyou.

To You this' Nyori the use of character keys of a standardized arrangement, remote control of various devices, without the difficulties Brief Uko until Banu familiar with change models easily row tut that.

Here, when the device Ni'ite Supplement to sound the incoming Cadet Ichita, first, the sound of the character keys of the Input signal, as a technique for voiced it is already over the product generalization Shitiru. Instruction Ya description technology to voice the, also technology to convert the Input signal of a string of over general sentence in the speech, the extension of the technology that Wa de processor to convert words of the country to the other language ^ ± Niari, current the de Su, over part commercialized in practical use Til.

Currently, all the words are sound generation device has an audio de one data idiom like, in order fully respond Eru conversion string and audio data Input signal, the capacity shortage of the storage medium Atte, commercialization advances as a little bit time consuming Resona Udearu mosquitoes over general-friendly products, as well as improved conversion efficiency, as an important part to enrich this system, a large increase more and more the role Shitiku things and considered Eru.

Availability of production

The above You, hand type data input and mosquitoes method according to the present invention, as the data input devices which can de one data Input ^ I in free and comfortable posture, the portable Wa one de processor one keys Board the cash Ete, further as increasing device of a mobile performance and small Te Keigu, durable, yet treated as Iyasui portable remote control device, further Tosuke conversation Ya work such handicaps ingredients, useful as a vehicle making Deari, in particular, dark night, working with limited availability of vision without lights, etc., such as working with is difficult 摇 Re intensity I place Ya vibration equipment installation, evil de under the conditions - data communication, to demonstrate the squid to such remote control.

Claims

Calculated gloves other, to those waiting features and 搆造 responsive to movement of the fingers, Pricing sensor-such as pressure-sensitive element Ya magnetic element Nyori, Wa de processor one Ya computer Ichita one terminal Nio 'takes input hand type de one data input and mosquito system, characterized in that to the role of Kaki.
Hand directly, it attached a device for the role of data entry mosquitoes, the correctness of the device Yori Input signal by confirming sound or the like Nyori, visually to allow 賴Ranai de one data Input hand-type data input and mosquito scheme ranging first claim of claim you.
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Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
JP63/145891 1988-06-15
JP63145891A JPH01314320A (en) 1988-06-15 1988-06-15 Hand mounting type data input system
JP63/165035 1988-07-04
JP63165034A JPH0215310A (en) 1988-07-04 1988-07-04 Remote control hand
JP63165035A JPH0215323A (en) 1988-07-04 1988-07-04 Hand fitting type data input/output system
JP63/165034 1988-07-04

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WO1993015476A1 (en) * 1992-01-27 1993-08-05 Mie Modern Information Technology And Electronics Development, Services And Sales Co. Ltd. Transducer arrangement for controlling machine(s) by perception of distance, especially for making choices from the computer's menu
GB2305714A (en) * 1995-09-15 1997-04-16 Queen Mary & Westfield College A keyboard glove
GB2320315A (en) * 1996-12-14 1998-06-17 Heping He A keyboard glove for use by the blind
EP1394664A1 (en) * 2002-08-26 2004-03-03 Frank Zngf Apparatus and method for finger to finger typing
EP1640939A1 (en) * 2004-09-22 2006-03-29 Jöelle Beuret-Devanthery Communication apparatus
US7498956B2 (en) 2006-01-04 2009-03-03 Iron Will Creations, Inc. Apparatus and method for inputting information
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JPS54118752A (en) * 1978-03-08 1979-09-14 Tokyo Electric Co Ltd Electronic register
JPS621022A (en) * 1985-06-26 1987-01-07 Brother Ind Ltd Input device
JPS62186319A (en) * 1986-02-13 1987-08-14 Nippon C Ee D Kk Input device

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* Cited by examiner, † Cited by third party
Publication number Priority date Publication date Assignee Title
WO1993015476A1 (en) * 1992-01-27 1993-08-05 Mie Modern Information Technology And Electronics Development, Services And Sales Co. Ltd. Transducer arrangement for controlling machine(s) by perception of distance, especially for making choices from the computer's menu
GB2305714A (en) * 1995-09-15 1997-04-16 Queen Mary & Westfield College A keyboard glove
GB2305714B (en) * 1995-09-15 1999-10-27 Queen Mary & Westfield College Keyboard glove
GB2320315A (en) * 1996-12-14 1998-06-17 Heping He A keyboard glove for use by the blind
EP1394664A1 (en) * 2002-08-26 2004-03-03 Frank Zngf Apparatus and method for finger to finger typing
EP1640939A1 (en) * 2004-09-22 2006-03-29 Jöelle Beuret-Devanthery Communication apparatus
US7498956B2 (en) 2006-01-04 2009-03-03 Iron Will Creations, Inc. Apparatus and method for inputting information
US8362350B2 (en) 2009-12-07 2013-01-29 Neven Kockovic Wearable trigger electronic percussion music system

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