US 9,813,239 B2
System and method for providing massage related services
Evan Chee, Singapore (SG); Elwyn Kwang Ling Ng, Singapore (SG); and Kia Tong Tan, Singapore (SG)
Assigned to OSIM INTERNATIONAL LTD, Singapore (SG)
Appl. No. 14/894,165
Filed by OSIM INTERNATIONAL LTD, Singapore (SG)
PCT Filed Jun. 3, 2013, PCT No. PCT/SG2013/000232
§ 371(c)(1), (2) Date Nov. 25, 2015,
PCT Pub. No. WO2014/196922, PCT Pub. Date Dec. 11, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2016/0127129 A1, May 5, 2016
Int. Cl. H04L 29/06 (2006.01); H04L 9/08 (2006.01); G06F 19/00 (2011.01); G05B 15/02 (2006.01); G06F 3/0481 (2013.01); A61H 7/00 (2006.01); A61H 23/00 (2006.01)
CPC H04L 9/0866 (2013.01) [G05B 15/02 (2013.01); G06F 3/04817 (2013.01); G06F 19/3481 (2013.01); A61H 7/00 (2013.01); A61H 23/00 (2013.01); A61H 2201/0149 (2013.01); A61H 2201/5012 (2013.01); G06F 19/3412 (2013.01); H04L 2209/24 (2013.01)] 17 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A massage apparatus comprising:
a massage unit;
a remote controller having a display screen;
a driver operable to drive motion of the massage unit; and
a microcontroller connected with the driver, wherein the microcontroller is configured to:
connect with an external device;
receive a program code of a massage program and graphical content of an icon associated with the massage program in an encrypted form from the external device to prevent corruption of the massage program during data transmission; and store the massage program in a memory;
decrypt the massage program and the graphical content of the icon received from the external device;
have the icon stored in the remote controller;
display the icon on the display screen, the icon being selectable for executing the massage program; and
execute the decrypted massage program through the massage unit to apply a sequence of massage actions on a body.