Morrisville, NC, United States
Morrisville, NC, United States

Lenovo Group Ltd. is a Chinese multinational computer technology company with headquarters in Beijing, China, and Morrisville, North Carolina, United States. It designs, develops, manufactures and sells personal computers, tablet computers, smartphones, workstations, servers, electronic storage devices, IT management software and smart televisions. In 2013, Lenovo was the world's largest personal computer vendor by unit sales. It markets the ThinkPad line of notebook computers and the ThinkCentre line of desktops.Lenovo has operations in more than 60 countries and sells its products in around 160 countries. Lenovo's principal facilities are in Beijing, Morrisville and Singapore, with research centers in those locations, as well as Shanghai, Shenzhen, Xiamen, and Chengdu in China, and Yamato in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. It operates a joint venture with EMC, LenovoEMC, which sells network-attached storage solutions. It also has a joint venture with NEC, Lenovo NEC Holdings, which produces personal computers for the Japanese market.Lenovo was founded in Beijing in 1984 as Legend and was incorporated in Hong Kong in 1988. Lenovo acquired IBM's personal computer business in 2005 and agreed to acquire its Intel-based server business in 2014. Lenovo entered the smartphone market in 2012 and as of 2014 is the largest vendor of smartphones in Mainland China. In January 2014, Lenovo agreed to acquire the mobile phone handset maker Motorola Mobility from Google, and in October 2014 the deal was finalized.Lenovo is listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the Hang Seng China-Affiliated Corporations Index, often referred to as "Red Chips." Wikipedia.

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An embodiment provides a method including: operating a plurality of receivers of a mobile computer to obtain information from two or more different types of wireless transmitting devices in a vicinity of the mobile computer; where the information comprises data relating to an access point and data relating to at least one other wireless transmitting device; where at least two of the two or more wireless transmitting devices transmit data using different communication modalities; transmitting the information from the mobile computer to a remote device; and thereafter obtaining a location of the mobile computer based on the information. Other embodiments are described and claimed.


Patent
Lenovo | Date: 2017-02-08

Provided is an electronic apparatus capable of reducing cost and the thickness of a chassis. The electronic apparatus 10 has a configuration where a board plate 32, which is an electronic board, is provided in a position apart from the operating direction of push buttons 24a to 24c for receiving depressing operations. In the electronic apparatus 10, detection switches 35a to 35c for detecting the depressing operations of the push buttons 24a to 24c are provided on the lower surface side of the board plate 32, and the push buttons 24a to 24c are provided adjacent to the side part of the board plate 32 and includes a vertically-movable operation surface part 50 for receiving depressing operations and a detection arm 52, which protrudes from one edge part of the operation surface part 50 to the lower surface side of the board plate 32 and presses the detection switches 35a to 35c by moving in the opposite direction to the direction of the vertical movement of the operation surface part 50.


Patent
Lenovo | Date: 2017-02-01

One embodiment provides a method, including: receiving, from an audio capture device, speech input; converting, using a processor, the speech input to machine text; receiving, from an alternate input source, an input comprising at least one character; identifying, using a processor, a location associated with the machine text to insert the at least one character; and inserting, using a processor, the at least one character at the location identified. Other aspects are described and claimed.


Apparatuses, methods, and program products are disclosed for data bandwidth limitation. By use of a processor, a data bandwidth limitation of a network connection of a first electronic device is determined. A request from a second electronic device to access the network connection of the first electronic device is received. Data corresponding to the data bandwidth limitation to the second electronic device in response to receiving the request from the second electronic device to access the network connection is provided.


Patent
Lenovo | Date: 2017-01-18

Provided are an input device and an electronic apparatus that can reduce sound generated when the pressed operation-input part returns to the original position. An input device includes a base plate having a hook 61 standing toward the operation-input part, the operation-input part has an arm member 71 that can come into contact with the hook 61, a contact of the arm member 71 with the hook 61 specifies an ascending limit of the operation-input part, and at least one of the arm member 71 and the hook 61 has elasticity in their contacting direction.


Patent
Lenovo | Date: 2017-02-08

One embodiment provides a method including: detecting, at a touch surface, at least two points of contact of a hand of a user; identifying, based on a configuration of the at least two points of contact, an input provided by the user as handwriting input; and displaying, on a display screen, the handwriting input, wherein the handwriting input is identified as being input at a location relative to the at least two points of contact of the hand of the user. Other aspects are described and claimed.


Patent
Lenovo | Date: 2017-06-21

An approach is disclosed that presents, to a user of a device, content items accessible from the device with the content items being identified as familiar to an actual user of the device. In addition, one or more comparable items are also presented with the comparable items being identified as unfamiliar to the actual user of the device. A response is received from the user at the device that differentiates the content items the comparable items with the user being authenticated, or not, based on the response.


Patent
Lenovo | Date: 2017-01-20

A system, according to one embodiment, includes a first end having several first contacts configured for coupling with a circuit board, a second end oriented about orthogonal to the first end, and a plurality of leads connecting the first and second contacts. The second end has a plurality of second contacts configured for coupling directly with a card edge of an electronic device. The orientation of the second end relative to the first end is fixed. A system, according to another embodiment, includes a circuit board, a plurality of such connectors.


Patent
Lenovo | Date: 2017-05-03

An apparatus can include a case that includes a dial and an indicator; a mechanism operatively coupled to the indicator and disposed at least in part in the case; an electronic lens that covers at least a portion of the dial; and circuitry that controls opacity of the electronic lens.


Patent
Lenovo | Date: 2017-05-10

One embodiment provides a method, including: accessing, using a processor, a form comprising at least one fillable field; receiving, from an audio input device, audio input from a user; identifying, using a processor, a fillable field associated with the audio input; and providing input, based on the audio input, to the fillable field associated with the audio input. Other aspects are described and claimed.

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