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Steven E Koenck: Method and apparatus for optically reading information. Intermec IP, Simmons Perrine Albright & Ellwood, January 27, 2004: US06681994 (262 worldwide citation)

A method and appartus for optically reading information is disclosed. The apparatus includes a photosensor, and a reading system capable of generating a decoded signal regardless of the orientation of the optical indicia relative to the photosensor. The method includes steps of positioning a user-su ...


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Darald R Schultz, Steven E Koenck, Jon Rasmussen, John K Rohde: Hand-held terminal with display screens, interactive screens, magnetic credit card readers, scanners, printers and handlers. Norand Corporation, Simmons Perrine Albright & Ellwood, October 21, 1997: US05679943 (245 worldwide citation)

A hand-held terminal for receiving, storing and transmitting information is disclosed. The terminal has a keyboard, a display and is powered by internal, rechargeable batteries. An internal battery charging circuit includes a fixed voltage power supply which is controlled to provide a constant curre ...


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Arvin D Danielson, Darald R Schultz, Dennis Silva, Darrell L Boatwright, Rickey G Austin, Daniel E Alt, Steve Darren Friend: Hand-held data collection system with stylus input. Intermec IP, Simmons Perrine Albright & Ellwood, July 24, 2001: US06266685 (240 worldwide citation)

A hand-held data input system having an input stylus and a data receiving pad is disclosed. The data input system can include a recessed stylus holder. The recessed stylus holder can receive the input stylus such that it does not protrude from the system's housing. The data input system can alt ...


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Steven E Koenck, Phillip Miller, Arvin D Danielson, Ronald L Mahany, Dennis A Durbin, Keith K Cargin Jr, George E Hanson, Darald R Schultz, Robert G Geers, Darrell L Boatwright, William T Gibbs, Stephen J Kelly: Hand-held data capture system with interchangeable modules. Intermec IP, Simmons Perrine Albright & Ellwood, June 12, 2001: US06244512 (185 worldwide citation)

A hand-held data collection device with a user interface surface that is wider than its handgrip area. Also, a hand-held data collection device with an upwardly facing surface containing a user interface and a side surface containing a plurality of actuators. The data collection device can be held i ...


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Arvin D Danielson, Darald R Schultz, Dennis Silva, Darrell L Boatwright, Rickey G Austin, Daniel E Alt: Portable work station-type data collection system. Intermec IP, Simmons Perrine Albright & Ellwood, April 11, 2000: US06049813 (179 worldwide citation)

A portable data collection terminal has an elongate housing with a hand grip conforming rear surface. A front surface features a numerical keyboard adjacent a lower end of the housing and an LCD screen adjacent the keyboard toward an upper end of the housing. The display screen is of elongate rectan ...


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Arvin D Danielson, Dennis A Durbin: Hand-held optically readable character set reader having automatic focus control for operation over a range of distances. Intermec IP, Simmons Perrine Albright & Ellwood, October 31, 2000: US06138915 (169 worldwide citation)

An indicia reader operable over a broad range of distances and a method for reading indicia therewith. The indicia reader having a sensor and a distance determining device. The indicia reader being capable of configuring itself to read indicia at the determined distance. The indicia reader can have ...


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William E Dressler: Combined ambient-air and earth exchange heat pump system. Simmons Perrine Albright & Ellwood, October 31, 1995: US05461876 (106 worldwide citation)

An improved combined ambient-air and earth exchange heat pump system includes a subterranean heat exchanger and an ambient-air heat exchanger, both refrigerant-based, which are adapted to be selectively operated individually, serially or in parallel for heating and cooling purposes. The system also ...


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Darald R Schultz, Arvin D Danielson, Robert B Jaeger, Alan G Bunte, Richard A Sherman: Terminal and docking mechanism with open channel members and guide rollers. Norand Corporation, Simmons Perrine Albright & Ellwood, April 18, 1995: US05408382 (105 worldwide citation)

An improved apparatus for portable interchangeable data terminals and peripherals includes a terminal adapted to receive information from a pen inputing device and a docking mechanism having a terminal receiver for selectively receiving the terminal. The terminal receiver includes a handle extending ...


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Darald R Schultz, Richard A Sherman: Portable compact multi-function printer with cartridge paper supply. Norand Corporation, Simmons Perrine Albright & Ellwood, August 6, 1996: US05542487 (100 worldwide citation)

A data system includes a portable printer unit and a portable data collection terminal. The printer unit and the data collection terminal are communicatively coupled by a data link which may be a low power radio frequency data link, or it may be a standard communications cable. The portable printer ...


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Phillip Miller, Steven E Koenck, Jerry L Walter, Joseph J Kubler, Keith K Cargin Jr, George E Hanson, Patrick H Davis, Steven R Kunert, Darald R Schultz: Vehicular data system for communicating with remote host. Norand Corporation, Simmons Perrine Albright & Ellwood, July 27, 1999: US05928292 (85 worldwide citation)

A vehicle for transport, fork lift or delivery route operations, for example, includes on-board peripherals which are coupled through a Local Area Network (LAN) into a data system. A LAN data bus provides selective access to the peripherals or data devices such as, for example, a large area display, ...