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Timothy R Pryor, Peter Smith: Man machine interfaces and applications. Douglas E Jackson, Stites & Harbison PLLC, May 9, 2006: US07042440 (513 worldwide citation)

Affordable methods and apparatus are disclosed for inputting position, attitude (orientation) or other object characteristic data to computers for the purpose of Computer Aided Design, Painting, Medicine, Teaching, Gaming, Toys, Simulations, Aids to the disabled, and internet or other experiences. P ...


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Timothy R Pryor: Method for providing human input to a computer. Douglas E Jackson, Stites & Harbison PLLC, August 29, 2006: US07098891 (217 worldwide citation)

A method for providing human input to a computer which allows a user to interact with a display connected to the computer. A first target is placed on a first portion of the user's body, whereby an electro-optical sensor senses data related to the location of the first target and data related to the ...


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Timothy R Pryor: Camera based man machine interfaces. Douglas E Jackson, Stites & Harbison PLLC, July 20, 2004: US06766036 (161 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are new forms of computer inputs particularly using TV Cameras, and providing affordable methods and apparatus for data communication with respect to people and computers using optically inputted information from specialized datum's on objects and/or natural features of objects ...


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Timothy R Pryor: More useful man machine interfaces and applications. Douglas E Jackson, Stites & Harbison PLLC, June 15, 2004: US06750848 (129 worldwide citation)

The invention is a continuation of earlier applications aimed at providing affordable methods and apparatus for inputting position, attitude(orientation) or other object characteristic data to computers for the purpose of controlling the display thereof. Preferred embodiments utilize electro-optical ...


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Gregory Fendis: Monitoring system. Douglas E Jackson, Stites & Harbison PLLC, April 27, 2004: US06727811 (111 worldwide citation)

A method and system for of monitoring a site, the method including: monitoring the site for the occurrence of predetermined alarm condition; responding to the alarm condition by capturing a packet of alarm data; and transmitting the packet of alarm data to a remote location or to a communications ne ...


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Sylvain Choisel, Geoffrey Glen Martin, Michael Hlatky: Loudspeaker position estimation. Bang & Olufsen, Stites & Harbison PLLC, Douglas E Jackson, October 2, 2012: US08279709 (106 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to an automated estimation of the position (co-ordinates) of a set of loudspeakers in a ioom Based on measured impulse responses the distances between each pair of loudspeakers are estimated, thereby forming a distance matrix, and the resultant distance matrix is used by a mult ...


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Sorrel Wolowacz, Nicholas John Cotton: Implants for connective tissue reconstruction. Smith & Nephew, Stites & Harbison PLLC, Douglas E Jackson, September 20, 2005: US06946003 (83 worldwide citation)

Biocompatible, implantable material comprising flexible, elongate tape and a plurality of elongate elements, each elongate element being aligned along and independently translatable in the longitudinal direction of the tape; implants manufactured from this material, for the partial or total replacem ...


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Timothy R Pryor: Camera based man machine interfaces. Stites & Harbison PLLC, Douglas E Jackson, July 22, 2008: US07401783 (72 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are new forms of computer inputs particularly using TV Cameras, and providing affordable methods and apparatus for data communication with respect to people and computers using optically inputted information from specialized datum's on objects and/or natural features of objects. Par ...


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Timothy R Pryor: Interactive video based games using objects sensed by TV cameras. Stites & Harbison PLLC, Douglas E Jackson, November 30, 2010: US07843429 (67 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for interactive TV camera based games in which position or orientation of points on a player or of an object held by a player are determined and used to control a video display. Both single camera and stereo camera pair based embodiments are disclosed, preferably using stereo ...


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Eric Sitbon: Device for mutually adjusting or fixing part of garments, shoes or other accessories. Stites & Harbison PLLC, Douglas E Jackson, October 18, 2005: US06954968 (58 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a device (1) for holding together, adjusting, fitting or fastening parts of a garment, shoe or any other accessory. It contains a first part (2) comprising a sheath (3) in which a first magnet or ferromagnetic element (4) is inserted, these being movable inside the first she ...