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Cung Ngoc Phan: System and method for distributing in real-time, inventory data acquired from in-store point of sale terminals. Microsoft Corporation, Leanne Taveggia Farrell, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, January 6, 2009: US07475024 (52 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing real-time point-of-sale inventory data transmission over a distributed computer network is herein disclosed. The distributed computer network includes a plurality of consumer computers in communication with a processor and memory apparatus by a first communication l ...


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Charles D Mann: Treat dispensing pet toy and treats therefor. Premier Pet Products, Leanne Taveggia Farrell, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, October 13, 2009: US07600488 (49 worldwide citation)

A non-consumable pet toy includes a body having a first treat-retaining cavity and a first opening that extends between the first treat-retaining cavity and an outer surface of the body. The non-consumable pet toy also includes a metering device in the first opening that dispenses treats from the fi ...


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Dennis V Brown, Stephen J McShane, Kevin I Bertness: Centralized data storage of condition of a storage battery at its point of sale. Midtronics, Leanne Taveggia Farrell, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, March 3, 2009: US07498767 (48 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems are provided for monitoring replacing of a previously purchased storage battery with a replacement storage battery. A battery tester is coupled to the replacement storage battery. A replacement storage battery identifier is entered into the battery tester that identifies the repl ...


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Terence Ten Teck Hong, Paul Newburn: Container for disk drives. Seagate Technology, Leanne Taveggia Farrell, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, September 8, 2009: US07584851 (48 worldwide citation)

A shipping container includes a main insert, a top cover and a cardboard or corrugated shell. The container is especially adapted for securing computer disk drives therein. Potential damage to the disk drives is minimized by isolating movement of the disk drives within the container. Each drive is l ...


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William M Marvin Jr, David S McMurtrey, Richard D LeSage: Test rack adapter for hard disk drive. Maxtor Corporation, Leanne Taveggia Farrell, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, January 27, 2009: US07483269 (44 worldwide citation)

An adapter which allows two or more hard disk drives to conduct self-testing in a single test rack slot is provided. Testing can be individually controlled for the various HDDs in a slot. Peltier cell devices or other cooling or heating devices can be controlled to achieve individualized temperature ...


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Harvey A Restaino, Timothy Paul Demel, Christian Pimentel: Replaceable clamp for electronic battery tester. Midtronics, Leanne Taveggia Farrell, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, October 6, 2009: US07598699 (40 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for coupling a battery charger and/or a battery tester to a battery is provided. A clamp can be selectively removed from a cable. This allows replacement of the clamp as desired as well as fixedly or removably coupling the cable to the battery tester or charger.


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Mai A Ghaly, James E Angelo, Akhila Tadinada, Paul J Choquette, Kenneth R Burns, Kevin M Bailey: Data recovery scan based on head performance. Seagate Technology, Leanne Taveggia Farrell, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, September 20, 2011: US08023215 (29 worldwide citation)

A method is provided that decides whether a region of data storage units in a data storage system should be scanned for defective data. A current region of data storage units affected by a write operation is determined and which select transducing head of the data storage system that corresponds wit ...


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Daniel B Oliver: Shock protection for disk drive embedded in an enclosure. Maxtor Corporation, Leanne Taveggia Farrell, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, December 30, 2008: US07471509 (28 worldwide citation)

A shock absorbing device for protecting a hard disk drive housing found primarily in portable electronic devices. The shock absorbers include protuberances that emanate from the body of the shock absorber and that extend through apertures provided in the enclosure. Thus, the physical shock is taken ...


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Daniel G Engelby, Christopher H Kaye, Hans F Case: In-store marketing sign. Target Brands, Xerox Corporation, Leanne Taveggia Farrell, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, July 12, 2011: US07975416 (22 worldwide citation)

A marketing sign is constructed of a sheet material. The sheet material includes a free portion, a base portion and a connecting portion that couples the base portion to the free portion. The base portion includes an engaging piece and a support piece. The engaging piece is coupled to the support pi ...


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Jennifer A Theisen: Displaying sheet merchandise. Target Brands, Leanne Taveggia Farrell, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, November 20, 2012: US08312998 (20 worldwide citation)

Particular embodiments of a display fixture for displaying sheet products to consumers can include first and second frame members that are toollessly and removably mounted to a rear support frame, wherein the first frame member includes horizontal trays and the second frame member includes vertical ...