Resources Contact Us Home
Device and method for exercise prescription, detection of successful performance, and provision of reward therefore

Image Number 13 for United States Patent #8109858.

An exercise computer monitors the exercises of a user, especially a child, and provides rewards for exercises done well and regularly, thereby motivating the user. Rewards take the form of video games, cartoons, music, and merchant coupons. The exercise computer also provides encouragement and advice as the user progresses in skill level. Exercises may be prescribed. A record of exercise performance can be produced, to track the user's progress over time. The system and method can readily utilize the current install base of handheld computers and video games pre-existing in the marketplace.

  Recently Added Patents
Stabilization of dicarbonate diesters with protonic acids
MOS resistor apparatus and methods
Display device substrate, method for manufacturing the same, display device, method for forming multi-layer wiring, and multi-layer wiring substrate
Orthogonal tunable antenna array for wireless communication devices
Techniques for determining optimized local repair paths
Photoconductor cartridge
Golf club cover
  Randomly Featured Patents
Display rack
Device and method of computing a transformation linking two images
Pediatric examination table
Self-regulating laminar heating device and method of forming same
Method and system of printing identification card (ID) using an inkjet printer
Scroll type compressor
Ready-to-assemble upholstered furniture
Method of making a liner bag for waterless toilet
Gate stack structure with conductive silicide segment that has substantially etched nitride and/or oxynitride defects protruding from its sidewalls
Constant voltage regulator