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Thomas J Rogers: Demand-based edge caching video content system and method. Concurrent Computers, Philip H Burrus IV, August 6, 2013: US08505057 (150 worldwide citation)

A method (300) and system (200) for of conserving resources in a video-on-demand environment are provided. The method (300) includes storing a stub file (223) on an edge storage device while storing content (110) at a central storage device (222). When a video-on-demand request (440) is received, a ...


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John F Rossi, Paul Michael Huddleston, Mark Lee Barton, Bradley A Smith, Howard Ng, Carl J Mueller, James P Garozzo, Cecil H Barrett, Russell Thomas House: HVAC communication system. Comverge, Philip H Burrus IV, March 31, 2009: US07510126 (130 worldwide citation)

A system for communicating across conventional HVAC wiring is provided. The system includes a communication device having a communication module capable of inducing low power, high frequency current signals into a single control wire coupling, for example, a thermostat with a compressor. The communi ...


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Grant H Lloyd, John Daniel Bean: Power transformer. Motorola, Philip H Burrus IV, July 11, 2000: US06086395 (129 worldwide citation)

A power transformer is described comprising a housing with a catchment on its face and a catchment on its side and an adapter plug whose back side fits over the face and the side of the housing. The adapter plug has a projection on its face, and a projection on its side which includes a ridge at the ...


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Dipiti Desai, Grant Harries Lloyd, Richard Liu, Rebecca Lefebvre: Charger having a data store and data link. Motorola, Philip H Burrus IV, February 5, 2002: US06344727 (99 worldwide citation)

A battery charger that includes a data store that can receive, store, and send data files to other computer devices. The battery charger can specifically receive, send, and store multimedia files such as those in MP3 format. The battery charger has a charger platform with at least a charger main pro ...


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Iilonga Pendapala Thandiwe: Battery having a network communication interface. Motorola, Philip H Burrus IV, September 24, 2002: US06456036 (94 worldwide citation)

A smart battery that has a network communication interface such that the battery can send and receive battery-related data. The battery is in conductive and communicative interface with a device, such as a cellular telephone, personal digital assistant (PDA), or laptop computer, which has a network ...


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Brandon Christopher Everett: Portable electronic telecommunication device having capabilities for the hearing-impaired. Motorola, Philip H Burrus IV, March 2, 2004: US06701162 (90 worldwide citation)

This invention includes a portable electronic device having telecommunication capabilities for use by a hearing-impaired user. The device includes a computer platform having storage for one or more programs, a display for displaying at least alphanumeric text, and at least a speech recognition progr ...


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David M Emig, Ken K Foo: Electrically non-interfering printing for electronic devices having capacitive touch sensors. Motorola Mobility, Philip H Burrus IV, December 13, 2011: US08077154 (88 worldwide citation)

A capacitive sensor (200) for a touch sensitive electronic device (800) includes at least one graphic (401) visible to a user. The graphic (401) is configured so as to be non-electrically interfering with the electrode array of the capacitive sensor (200). A substrate (101), configured to transmit l ...


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John Wendell Oglesbee: Silicon equivalent PTC circuit. Motorola, Philip H Burrus IV, January 22, 2002: US06340878 (87 worldwide citation)

This invention is a series current regulator with an on-silicon temperature sensing means which forms an improved over current battery protection device. The invention regulates current in a pass element linearly while sensing the junction temperature of the pass element. If the temperature of the p ...


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John F Rossi, Paul Michael Huddleston, Mark Lee Barton, Bradley A Smith, Howard Ng, Carl J Mueller, James P Garozzo, Cecil H Barrett, Russell Thomas House: HVAC communication system. Comverge, Emerson Electric, Burrus International Property Law Group, Philip H Burrus IV, January 16, 2007: US07163158 (80 worldwide citation)

A system for communicating across conventional HVAC wiring is provided. The system includes a communication device having a communication module capable of inducing low power, high frequency current signals into a single control wire coupling, for example, a thermostat with a compressor. The communi ...


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Micheal M Austin, Kevin K Maggert, Lori D Perry: Single button MP3 player. Motorola, Philip H Burrus IV, July 8, 2003: US06590303 (73 worldwide citation)

This invention includes an electronic accessory having a single button that actuates all of its control features. In one embodiment, the accessory is a MP3 player wherein songs are stored on a multimedia card. Once the card has been loaded an inserted, the MP3 player is coupled to an energy source. ...