US 11,055,700 B1
Payment card with user feedback
Jeremy Goodsitt, Champaign, IL (US); Austin Walters, Savoy, IL (US); and Galen Rafferty, Mahomet, IL (US)
Assigned to Capital One Services, LLC, McLean, VA (US)
Filed by Capital One Services, LLC, McLean, VA (US)
Filed on Apr. 30, 2020, as Appl. No. 16/862,749.
Int. Cl. G06K 5/00 (2006.01); G06Q 20/34 (2012.01); G06F 3/01 (2006.01); G06Q 20/40 (2012.01)
CPC G06Q 20/357 (2013.01) [G06F 3/016 (2013.01); G06Q 20/40155 (2020.05)] 20 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A computer-implemented method comprising:
detecting when a payment card is in a retail establishment by establishing communication between the payment card and a real-time position tracking system in a mobile computing device carried by an individual carrying the payment card;
determining whether one of a plurality of accounts linked to the payment card has been used in one or more prior purchasing transactions in the retail establishment by establishing communication between the payment card and a processor containing a database of prior purchasing transactions;
detecting, by a motion detecting sensor embedded in the payment card, movement of the payment card with respect to the individual carrying the payment card while the payment card is in a carrying device carried by the individual; and
providing, by the payment card, haptic feedback and visible feedback to the individual carrying the payment card, wherein the visible feedback comprises illuminating one of a plurality of lights positioned proximate at least one peripheral edge of the payment card, the one of a plurality of lights being associated with the one of a plurality of accounts.