Physical activity-based device control

Arto Laikari (Inventor), Miikka Ermes (Inventor), Lauri Repokari (Inventor), Teemu Haapala (Inventor), Juhani Harvela (Inventor)

Research output: PatentPatent


A method for controlling the configuration, such as access and/or one or more other features, of an application in an electronic device from the standpoint of a particular user, comprising obtaining an indication of the identity of the user determined based on sensor data associated with physical activity by the user, obtaining an indication of the physical activity identified based on the sensor data, and modifying or at least providing information enabling to modify the identified user's configuration of an application logic based on the identified activity and optionally other activity information derived utilizing the sensor data. Related mobile device, electronic arrangement and system are presented.

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Original languageEnglish
Patent numberUS2012239173
IPCG06F 19/ 00 A I
Priority date23/11/10
Publication statusPublished - 20 Sept 2012
MoE publication typeH1 Granted patent


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