Fred Thomas Fred Thomas
Fred C Thomas III: Data cartridge marker for foreign object detection. Iomega Corporation, Woodcock Washburn Kurtz Mackiewicz & Norris, August 28, 2001: US06282060

A cartridge for use in a data drive is disclosed. The cartridge comprises at least one optical pipe for transmitting light incident on one point along the exterior of the cartridge to another point on the exterior of the cartridge where the light is illuminated from the cartridge.

Craig Allen
William David Munsch, Richard Paul Malingowski, Craig Allen Rodgers, Ronald William Brand Jr, Lois Ann Gill: Circuit interrupter having an improved slot motor assembly. Eaton Corporation, Charles E Kosinski, August 28, 2001: US06281459 (20 worldwide citation)

A circuit interrupter including a housing, separable main contacts within the housing, and an operating mechanism within the housing and interconnected with the contacts. An arc extinguisher assembly is disposed within the housing. Also provided within the housing is a slot motor assembly having a c ...

Garo Khanarian
Steven David Fields, Garo Khanarian, Jeffrey Lawrence Daecher, Alan Daniel Stein: Process and apparatus for forming plastic sheet. Rohm and Haas Company, S Matthew Cairns, Darrly P Frickey, John L Lemonowicz, August 28, 2001: US06280808 (12 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is an apparatus for formation of high quality plastic sheet in a continuous fashion. Also disclosed are a variety of optical and electronic display applications for high quality plastic sheet produced in a continuous fashion.

David R Tobler, Thomas J Gerhardt, Eugene E Mason, Mike A Mills: Patient cable connector. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, August 28, 2001: US06280213 (546 worldwide citation)

3 An electrical connector is disclosed which provides connection of sensors to monitors. The connector is designed to be low-profile, permit ease of attachment and disconnection, and maintain a strong connection to prevent accidental disconnects.

Michael Murphy, Arthur N Woo, Mark Nichols, John Schipper: Geographical position/image digital recording and display system. Trimble Navigation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, August 28, 2001: US06282362 (504 worldwide citation)

A geographical position/image capturing system stores object images and position coordinates as digital data. The system incorporates a geo-addressed map data base and geo-positioning device for relating the position of the system at the time the image is captured to the captured digital image data ...

Michael G Burner, Bruce C Gilliat, Eric W Jaquith, David L Marvit, Brewster Kahle, Niall O&apos Driscoll, Z E Smith, Ronna C Tanenbaum: Automatically generate and displaying metadata as supplemental information concurrently with the web page, there being no link between web page and metadata. Alexa Internet, Fenwick & West, August 28, 2001: US06282548 (473 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus that displays metadata about a web page currently being displayed by a browser. While the web browser is communicating with a web server to obtain the requested web page, client software communicates with a database metadata server to obtain metadata about the requested page. ...

Virgil M Davis, Suzanne C Cutino, Michael J Berg, Fredrick Sidney Conklin, Steven John Pringle: Internet payment system using smart card. Visa International Service Association, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, August 28, 2001: US06282522 (470 worldwide citation)

An architecture and system uses a smart card for payment of goods and/or services purchased on-line over the Internet. A client server on a client terminal controls the interaction with a consumer and interfaces to a card reader which accepts the consumer's smart card. A payment server on the I ...

B Thomas Barker, John Stewart Young, Craig Squires, David Brumfield, Chris Johnson, Dennis J Buchanan: Multi-axial bone screw assembly. SDGI Holdings, Woodard Emhardt Naughton Moriarty & McNett, August 28, 2001: US06280442 (464 worldwide citation)

A bottom-loading multi-axial bone anchor apparatus is disclosed. The apparatus includes a receiver member, a crown member, a bone anchor and a retaining member. The receiver member defines an upper opening and a lower opening, which may form part of the same opening, a channel, and a groove. The cro ...

Niels C Holch, Frank J Riolo: Cashless computerized video game system and method. Oneida Indian Nation, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, August 28, 2001: US06280328 (408 worldwide citation)

A coinless video game system includes a plurality of electronic video game terminals, a game server corresponding to each player terminal, and a central control network for administering and controlling games and player accounts. A player initially establishes a player account in the central control ...

Adam Heller, Charles N Campbell: Electrochemical affinity assay. Therasense, Merchant & Gould P C, August 28, 2001: US06281006 (389 worldwide citation)

An electrochemical affinity assay system for detection of ligand—ligand receptor binding.