HTC had one patents in mobile during Q1 2024. HTC Corp’s patent for a wearable authentication system includes a head-mounted device and a ring device. The head-mounted device captures an image of the user’s hand, while the ring device gathers biometric information and tracks its position using an inertial measurement unit. This information is then used to authenticate the user. GlobalData’s report on HTC gives a 360-degree view of the company including its patenting strategy. Buy the report here.

HTC had no grants in mobile as a theme in Q1 2024.

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Application: Wearable authentication system and ring device (Patent ID: US20240029066A1)

The patent filed by HTC Corp describes a wearable authentication system consisting of a head-mounted device and a ring device. The head-mounted device includes a network module and a camera, while the ring device features an inertial measurement unit, a network module, and a biometric sensor. The system tracks the position of the ring device using image or inertial measurement data and sends authentication information based on biometric data and inertial measurements.

The wearable authentication system allows for user authentication through various biometric sensors such as photoplethysmographic, vein map, or fingerprint sensors. The system can be used for virtual shopping experiences, with the ring device providing authentication information to external devices for transactions. Additionally, the ring device includes features like a status LED and a button for user input. The authentication process involves comparing biometric information with pre-stored data to generate an authentication result. Overall, the system offers a secure and convenient method for user authentication and transaction authorization in virtual and physical environments.

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