Patent Number: 8,717,856

Title: Electronic device and method for providing and disarming alarm clock

Abstract: An electronic device includes a touch-screen display, a processor, a memory, and one or more modules stored in the memory. The one or more modules are adapted to be executed by the processor to enter into a user-interface alarm state from a user-interface non-alarm state in responds to an alarm trigger condition. The one or more modules are adapted to display one or more contact areas on the touch-screen display in the user-interface alarm state. The one or more modules are adapted to change locations of the one or more contact areas on the touch-screen display. The one or more modules are adapted to detect one or more contact actions on each of the one or more contact areas on the touch-screen display. The one or more modules are adapted to change the electronic device to the user-interface non-alarm state.

Inventors: Lin; Tay-Yang (New Taipei, TW), Chen; Chin-Feng (New Taipei, TW), Liu; Shu-Ming (New Taipei, TW), Shih; Chi-Tse (New Taipei, TW), Hou; Ni-Chun (New Taipei, TW), Hsu; Hsin-Chih (New Taipei, TW), Du; Cheng-Hsiu (New Taipei, TW)

Assignee: Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G04C 21/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018