Global patent index - EP 0660288 B1

EP 0660288 B1 2000-01-26 - Control module for a RDS-TMS radio receiver

Title (en)

Control module for a RDS-TMS radio receiver

Title (de)

Bedienteil für einen RDS-TMC-Rundfunkempfänger

Title (fr)

Module de commande pour un récepteur radio RDS-TMC

Publication

EP 0660288 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 94203636 A

Priority

DE 4344173 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0660288A1] A control module is described for a radio receiver which receives and decodes the information which is transmitted in a coded manner in the radio-data-system (RDS) in its traffic-message-channel (TMC). The control module which is intended to offer access to the transmitted information, which is as easy as possible, has an information key and/or a regional key and/or memory keys. A plurality of functions can be triggered by means of the information key. The regional key and the memory keys offer access to information from selected areas. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G08G 1/09

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

H04B 1/16 (2006.01); G08G 1/09 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G08G 1/094 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB

EPO simple patent family

EP 0660288 A1 19950628; EP 0660288 B1 20000126; DE 4344173 A1 19950629; JP H07264086 A 19951013; US 5603108 A 19970211

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