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Jay Dittmer: Self-balancing adjustable mounting system with friction adjustment. CSAV, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, June 3, 2008: US07380760 (68 worldwide citation)

A self-balancing adjustable mounting system for a flat panel display. A display interface having a hollow, frusto-spherical shell portion is attached to the flat panel display. The display interface is received in a guide structure that has a bearing portion engaging the outer surface of the frusto- ...


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Jay Dittmer: Adjustable, self-balancing flat panel display mounting system. CSAV, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, July 8, 2008: US07395996 (65 worldwide citation)

A self-balanced adjustable mounting system for a flat panel display. When a flat panel display is attached to the mounting system, the display is adapted to revolve about a substantially horizontal axis extending proximate a center of gravity of the display. The system may be self-balancing at a plu ...


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Van Jacobson, Bob Felderman, Archibald L Cobbs, Martin Eberhard: System and method for allocatiing communications to processors and rescheduling processes in a multiprocessor system. SLT Logic, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, January 1, 2008: US07316017 (60 worldwide citation)

In a multiprocessor system, a system and method assigns communications to processors, processes, or subsets of types of communications to be processed by a specific processor without using a locking mechanism specific to the resources required for assignment. The system and method can reschedule pro ...


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Jay Dittmer, Derek L Derks: Self-balancing adjustable flat panel mounting system. CSAV, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, June 17, 2008: US07387286 (52 worldwide citation)

A self-balanced adjustable mounting system for a flat panel display. A display interface having a hollow, semi-spherical shell portion is attached to the flat panel display. The semi-spherical shell is formed with a generally constant radius of curvature. The center of the radius of curvature is dis ...


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Glenn A Buskirk, Rodolfo A Santiago: System and method for policing multiple data flows and multi-protocol data flows. SLT Logic, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, May 31, 2005: US06901052 (50 worldwide citation)

A system and method for policing one or more flows of a data stream of packets associated with differing transmission protocols. The current capacity level for each flow is determined, as is the packet protocol associated with each packet. A packet parameter in the packet that is indicative of the b ...


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Thomas W Votel: Patient transfer and repositioning system. Ergodyne Corporation, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, January 29, 2002: US06341393 (42 worldwide citation)

Apparatus including a substantially pliable underlayment, connecting member, and means to exert a force to transfer or reposition a patient is provided. The substantially pliable underlayment includes a substantially smooth mantle, an attaching structure operably adjacent the mantle, and a reinforci ...


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Nadezhda V Kashchenko, Anton V Tikhomirov, Dmitry A Polyakov: Adaptive security for portable information devices. Kaspersky Lab ZAO, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, October 20, 2009: US07607174 (36 worldwide citation)

A portable information device includes a dynamically configurable security arrangement in which operational settings are automatically and dynamically configured for either thick client or thin client protection schemes based at least in part on the current location of the device.


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Lael D King: Satellite locator system. Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, March 8, 2005: US06864846 (27 worldwide citation)

A satellite locator system used with a motor home has a parabolic reflector antenna dish, feedhorn and signal converter mounted on a turntable supporting electronic controls and elevation and azimuth motors operable to rotate the turntable and change the elevation of the dish to locate and target a ...


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William K Perrizo: Parameter optimized nearest neighbor vote and boundary based classification. NDSU Research Foundation, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, December 29, 2009: US07640219 (24 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods of classifying a subject data item based on a training set of pre-classified data items. A piecewise-linear approximation of a local boundary between different classes of data items is automatically computed. The local boundary is approximated by a neighborhood set of data items ...


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Eric G Lindberg: Remote video monitoring of non-urban outdoor sites. Eric Lindberg, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen PA, May 4, 2010: US07710452 (23 worldwide citation)

A method of remotely detecting rule violations at an outdoor site according to one aspect of the invention includes installing a self-contained VMU at the outdoor site near ground elevation, including affixing a chassis of the VMU to a permanent mount. The VMU is operated in a low-power standby mode ...