Andrew D Hibbs, Robert Matthews, David Matthew Jabson: Integrated sensor system for measuring electric and/or magnetic field vector components. Quasar Federal Systems, Diederiks & Whitelaw, November 28, 2006: US07141968 (92 worldwide citation)

A compact sensor system integrates electric and/or magnetic field sensors to accurately measure, with a high level of sensitivity, one or more electric and magnetic vector components of fields. The electric and magnetic field data can be utilized separately or combined. The sensor system is self-con ...

Stephen V Metz: Controller interface with dynamic schedule display. Honeywell International, November 28, 2006: US07142948 (91 worldwide citation)

A controller includes a programmable schedule and a user interface, adapted and configured to illustratively display at least a portion of the programmable schedule along a time axis and a current time indicator positioned to indicate the current time along the time axis. A method is also described ...

Phillip K Gaynor, Kurt D Willows: Method for displaying marine vessel information for an operator. Brunswick Corporation, William D Lanyi, November 28, 2006: US07143363 (90 worldwide citation)

A method for displaying marine vessel information automatically selects a chosen visual display based on the magnitudes of one or more vessel-related parameters, such as engine speed, gear selector position, or vessel velocity. Based on the selected marine vessel operating condition, the chosen visu ...

Frank E Johnson, Robert H Ogdon: Providing a presentation on a network having a plurality of synchronized media types. West Corporation, November 28, 2006: US07143177 (90 worldwide citation)

A presentation system is disclosed for synchronizing a performance of a plurality of presentation content portions at a network node, wherein, when two such content portions are to be presented concurrently at the network node, at least one is delayed until the other such portion can be presented co ...

Kia Silverbrook: Printing cartridge incorporating print media and an internal feed mechanism. Silverbrook Research, November 28, 2006: US07140726 (89 worldwide citation)

A printing cartridge includes a cover that defines a cylindrical storage volume and a print media feed slot. A cylindrical hollow core extends along a central axis of the cover. At least one ink container is positioned in the core. A length of print media is rolled about the core and positioned to b ...

Andrew D Hibbs, Robert Matthews: Sensor system for measurement of one or more vector components of an electric field. Quantum Applied Science and Research, Diederiks & Whitelaw, November 28, 2006: US07141987 (89 worldwide citation)

A sensor system accurately measures, with a high level of sensitivity, one or more vector components of a small electric field, through the use of multiple, relatively fixed sensors, at least one of which constitutes a weakly coupled capacitive sensor. The sensor system enables the electric field to ...

Joseph J Kubler, Michael D Morris: Hierarchical data collection network supporting packetized voice communications among wireless terminals and telephones. Broadcom Corporation, McAndrews Held & Malloy, November 28, 2006: US07142535 (89 worldwide citation)

A packet-based, hierarchical communication system, arranged in a spanning tree configuration, is described in which wired and wireless communication networks exhibiting substantially different characteristics are employed in an overall scheme to link portable or mobile computing devices. The network ...

Richard B North, Jeffrey M Sieracki, David D Brigham: Implantable neurostimulator programming with battery longevity indication. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, November 28, 2006: US07142923 (89 worldwide citation)

A programming device used to program an implantable neurostimulator (INS) presents battery longevity information to a user to assist the user in selecting a program for the INS. The programming device directs the INS to deliver neurostimulation therapy according to a plurality of programs during a p ...

John D Puskas: Methods of indirectly stimulating the vagus nerve with an electrical field. Emory University, Michael Best & Friedrich, November 28, 2006: US07142910 (88 worldwide citation)

Controlled cessation of heart beat during coronary bypass surgery and other cardiac surgeries on a beating heart improves surgical technique, and is achieved typically by electrical stimulation of the vagus nerve and administration of a combination of drugs.

Jung won Lee: Method and apparatus for remote pointing. Samsung Electronics, Staas & Halsey, November 28, 2006: US07142198 (88 worldwide citation)

A remote pointing apparatus including a remote control that generates an optical signal that is periodically expanded and/or reduced around the origin and an optical sensor that detects whether the optical signal is received, and a remote pointing method therefor. The remote pointing method includes ...