TeleNav Patent Grants

Navigation system with location correction mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: March 14, 2017
Patent Number: 9593953
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: determining a location indicator within a geographic area; determining a traversal position based on a distance from an inanimate object location; determining a position error based on calculating a distance difference between the location indicator and the traversal position; determining an adjustment factor based on an error magnitude of the position error; and generating an update position with a control unit based on updating the…

Navigation system with content delivery mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: March 14, 2017
Patent Number: 9593954
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: determining a target value level based on an activity history for responding to a notification; determining a boundary dimension with a control unit based on the target value level; and generating a geofence including the boundary dimension for adjusting the boundary size for displaying on a device.

Wireless system with database transfer mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: March 14, 2017
Patent Number: 9594819
A method of operation of a wireless system includes: receiving a notification packet through a wireless channel; calculating a retrieval route based on the content of the notification packet including identifying a final WLAN hub accessible form the retrieval route; transferring an update database while travelling the retrieval route including receiving a final update packet from the final WLAN hub through the wireless channel; and loading a storage unit with the content of the update…

Navigation system with map matching mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: March 14, 2017
Patent Number: 9595209
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: receiving a current position for locating a device; adding a new edge from a road topology map to a topological tree based on the current position; removing an old edge from the topological tree based on the current position; determining a matched edge of the topological tree based on the current position and the topological tree; and calculating an adjusted location based on the matched edge for displaying on the device.

Navigation system with content retrieving mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: February 28, 2017
Patent Number: 9581450
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: determining a travel context with a control unit based on a vehicle information for identifying a vehicle; determining a restriction level based on the travel context for controlling a content retrieval by a head unit from a device; and determining the content retrieval based on the restriction level for displaying a display content on the head unit.

Navigation system with landmark recognition mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: February 28, 2017
Patent Number: 9581458
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: determining a travel context with a control unit for traveling through a geographic region; generating a mental model for the travel context; and determining a guidance landmark based on the mental model for providing a navigation guidance for presenting on a device.

Communication system with transport link mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: February 28, 2017
Patent Number: 9584601
A method of operation of a communication system includes: adapting an application programming interface (API) for communicating with an application using a control unit; identifying a detection signal for identifying a physical transport for communication with the application through the application programming interface (API); arbitrating a physical transport protocol for the physical transport with the application programming interface (API); and connecting a transport wrapper for the…

Navigation system with feed prioritization mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: February 21, 2017
Patent Number: 9578454
A navigation system includes: a control unit configured to generate a feed hierarchy for prioritizing a trustworthiness of an interest feed based on a feed characteristic; determine a discrepancy by comparing the interest feed with the interest list, a feed record, or a combination thereof; determine a feed authorization based on the feed characteristic, the feed hierarchy, an entry category, or a combination thereof for manipulating the interest list; generate an update to the interest…

Electronic system with prediction mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: January 31, 2017
Patent Number: 9557184
An electronic system includes: a communication unit for providing a factor; a storage unit, coupled to the communication unit, for consolidating history with the factor; a control unit, coupled to the storage unit, for: estimating a delay based on the factor and the history; predicting traffic based on the estimated delay; and determining an alternate route based on the predicted traffic.

Hybrid navigation system with location based services and method of operation thereof

Granted: January 10, 2017
Patent Number: 9541402
A method of operation of a hybrid navigation system includes: providing a position information for locating a first device; linking a second position to the position information, the second position for locating a second device; generating a planned route with the position information refined by the second position for transferring over a regional network to the first device or the second device; and storing saved route information from the planned route for displaying on the first…

Navigation system with destination travel category extraction measurement capture mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: January 10, 2017
Patent Number: 9541411
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: generating a travel route having a first destination; assigning a first travel category for the first destination; detecting a detour to a second destination separate from the travel route; assigning a second travel category for the second destination; and capturing a mileage measurement for the travel route where the detour to the second destination is excluded based on the first travel category not being the same as the second…

Navigation system with touchless command mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: January 10, 2017
Patent Number: 9541415
A navigation system includes: an image capture unit, configured to capture a gesture; a control unit, coupled to the image capture unit, configured to distinguish between a command motion and a natural motion based on the gesture, an auditory cue, and a contextual information; and generate a command combination for instructing the navigation system based on the command motion and the auditory cue.

Navigation system with rule based point of interest classification mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: January 10, 2017
Patent Number: 9542479
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: generating a point of interest term from an uncategorized point of interest; applying a statistical rule to the point of interest term to generate a category score for the point of interest term; determining a normalized category score based on the category score and on matching the point of interest term and the uncategorized point of interest; and generating a category identifier for the uncategorized point of interest based on the…

Navigation system with route optimization mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: December 20, 2016
Patent Number: 9523584
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: generating a route having a travel time and a travel distance; determining a context for using the route; determining a fuel usage factor based on the context for evaluating the route; calculating a fuel estimate for the route based on the fuel usage factor; and determining a fuel-optimization route based on the fuel estimate for displaying on a device.

Navigation system with indexed term searching and method of operation thereof

Granted: September 27, 2016
Patent Number: 9453741
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: preconstructing an inverted term index having a nested spatial index of at least one location; providing a search term and a search range for searching the inverted term index; locating the search term in the inverted term index and having the nested spatial index bounded by the search range; and retrieving a location record linked to the nested spatial index and associated with the search term and the search range for displaying on…

Navigation system with non-native dynamic navigator mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: September 13, 2016
Patent Number: 9441982
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: receiving a destination; generating a route to the destination; and generating a non-native dynamic navigation based on the route for displaying on a device.

Navigation system with content curation mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: September 13, 2016
Patent Number: 9441983
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: generating a point of interest record based on normalizing an entry record; calculating a similarity score based on comparing a plurality of the POI record to each other; and generating an affinity group with a control unit based on the similarity score meeting or exceeding an edge weight threshold for displaying on a device.

Navigation system with an itinerary planning mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: September 6, 2016
Patent Number: 9435657
A navigation system includes: a storage interface, configured to access a travelogue image for depicting an interest point; a control unit, coupled to the storage interface, configured to generate an extracted interest set including the interest point based on the travelogue image; generate a travel itinerary including an activity sequence based on the extracted interest set; calculate a navigation route based on the travel itinerary and the extracted interest set for accessing the…

Navigation system with communication identification based destination guidance mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: August 30, 2016
Patent Number: 9429445
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: identifying a target location with a communication identification; detecting a current location for locating a device; selecting a candidate location based on the candidate location being closer to the current location than the target location where the candidate location is associated with the communication identification of the target location; and generating a travel route to the candidate location for displaying on the device.

Computing system with multimodal interaction mechanism and method of operation thereof

Granted: August 30, 2016
Patent Number: 9430420
A method of operation of a computing system includes: receiving a interrupt request for an interrupt task request; determining a request intent, with a control unit, from the interrupt request; generating a system notification for the interrupt task request based on the request intent; and determining a presentation order of the system notification relative to an existing system notification based on a notification priority associated with the interrupt task request.