WO2001069830A3 - Networked interactive toy system - Google Patents

Networked interactive toy system

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Publication number
WO2001069830A3
WO2001069830A3 PCT/IL2001/000248 IL0100248W WO2001069830A3 WO 2001069830 A3 WO2001069830 A3 WO 2001069830A3 IL 0100248 W IL0100248 W IL 0100248W WO 2001069830 A3 WO2001069830 A3 WO 2001069830A3
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Prior art keywords
toys
connected
content
user
communication systems
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PCT/IL2001/000248
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French (fr)
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WO2001069830A2 (en )
Inventor
Jacob Gabai
Oz Gabai
Zvika Pfeffer
Nimrod Sandlerman
Susan Eve Vecht-Lifschitz
Nathan Weiss
Original Assignee
Creator Ltd
Jacob Gabai
Oz Gabai
Zvika Pfeffer
Nimrod Sandlerman
Susan Eve Vecht-Lifschitz
Nathan Weiss
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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A63SPORTS; GAMES; AMUSEMENTS
    • A63HTOYS, e.g. TOPS, DOLLS, HOOPS, BUILDING BLOCKS
    • A63H3/00Dolls
    • A63H3/28Arrangements of sound-producing means in dolls; Means in dolls for producing sounds
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A63SPORTS; GAMES; AMUSEMENTS
    • A63HTOYS, e.g. TOPS, DOLLS, HOOPS, BUILDING BLOCKS
    • A63H30/00Remote-control arrangements specially adapted for toys, e.g. for toy vehicles
    • A63H30/02Electrical arrangements
    • A63H30/04Electrical arrangements using wireless transmission
    • GPHYSICS
    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06QDATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS OR METHODS, SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES; SYSTEMS OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
    • G06Q30/00Commerce, e.g. shopping or e-commerce
    • G06Q30/02Marketing, e.g. market research and analysis, surveying, promotions, advertising, buyer profiling, customer management or rewards; Price estimation or determination
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A63SPORTS; GAMES; AMUSEMENTS
    • A63FCARD, BOARD, OR ROULETTE GAMES; INDOOR GAMES USING SMALL MOVING PLAYING BODIES; VIDEO GAMES; GAMES NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
    • A63F9/00Games not otherwise provided for
    • A63F9/18Question-and-answer games
    • A63F9/183Question-and-answer games electric
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A63SPORTS; GAMES; AMUSEMENTS
    • A63HTOYS, e.g. TOPS, DOLLS, HOOPS, BUILDING BLOCKS
    • A63H2200/00Computerized interactive toys, e.g. dolls

Abstract

Networked interactive toys (100) have real time conversations with users using speech recognition. Toys (100) are connected to at least one interactive toy server which is connected to entertainment, education, sales promotion providers by internet communication systems. The connection may utilize telephone lines, cellular communication systems, coaxial cable, satellite, DSL or other broadband systems. Toys (100) may be connected by a wireless link to a computing device which provides internet connectivity. Content is provided to enable a user to form a relationship with the toy and is personalized for the user and their environment including location and time of use. The merge of Interactie Television techniques will enhance the content.
PCT/IL2001/000248 2000-03-16 2001-03-14 Networked interactive toy system WO2001069830A3 (en)

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