Vincent Le Chevalier Vincent Le Chevalier
Brady Duga, John Rivlin, Vincent Le Chevalier, Garth Conboy: System for and method of displaying non-rectangular images in electronic content on a reader device. Hunton & Williams, February 26, 2013: US08385659 (1 worldwide citation)

A system for and method of displaying non-rectangular images in electronic content on an electronic device in accordance with exemplary embodiments may include identifying, using a template identification computing apparatus, an image shape template associated with a non-rectangular image that is pa ...

Fred Thomas Fred Thomas
Fred Charles Thomas III, Bryce Carl Wemple, Charles Shilling, Allen O Buckner: Interface adapter systems and methods. Hewlett Packard Development Company, Michael Czarnecki, February 26, 2013: US08386689

Interface adapter systems and methods are provided. An adapter means can be provided for coupling a first interface to a second interface, the second interface configured to accommodate the coupling of a peripheral device. A detector means can be provided for detecting the peripheral device. A means ...


Dwight L Franz: Bar code symbol reading system employing EAS-enabling faceplate bezel. Metrologic Instruments, Summa Additon & Ashe P A, February 26, 2013: US08381979 (245 worldwide citation)

A method of and apparatus for incorporating primary components of an EAS system into hand-supportable and countertop-supportable bar code symbol reading systems having a housing with a light transmission window covered by an optically transparent faceplate having outer dimensions closely matched to ...

Yufeng Hu, Ut Tran: Method and system for providing a magnetic recording transducer having a planarized near-field transducer and a sloped pole. Western Digital, February 26, 2013: US08385158 (160 worldwide citation)

A method and system for fabricating an energy assisted magnetic recording (EAMR) transducer is described. The EAMR transducer has an air-bearing surface (ABS) and a waveguide. The method includes providing a planarized near field transducer (NFT) for the waveguide and forming a sloped surface on the ...

Kevin Zhu: Phone usage pattern as credit card fraud detection trigger. Sprint Communications Company, February 26, 2013: US08386386 (150 worldwide citation)

A credit card fraud reduction system is disclosed. The system comprises a computer system and an application. The application, when executed on the computer system, applies increased credit card fraud prevention procedures to use of an electronic credit card application in a mobile electronic device ...

Wei Huang, Gregory Poilasne, Vaneet Pathak: High gain metamaterial antenna device. Tyco Electronics Services, February 26, 2013: US08384600 (148 worldwide citation)

An antenna is presented having a flared structure wherein charge is induced from one portion of the structure to another. The flared structure may be a V-shaped or other shaped element. The antenna includes at least one parasitic element to increase the gain of the antenna and extend the radiation p ...

Mark Lancaster: Real-time power line rating. Southwire Company, Merchant & Gould, February 26, 2013: US08386198 (145 worldwide citation)

Real-time power line rating may be provided. First, sensor data may be received corresponding to a conductor of a power line. The sensor data may provide real-time weather conditions for the conductor's environment. The sensor data may be received from a sensor device configured to collect the senso ...

Ammar Al Ali, Mohamed Diab, Walter M Weber: Physiological parameter tracking system. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 26, 2013: US08385995 (142 worldwide citation)

A physiological parameter tracking system has a reference parameter calculator configured to provide a reference parameter responsive to a physiological signal input. A physiological measurement output is a physiological parameter derived from the physiological signal input during a favorable condit ...

Eric J Champion, Francis H Liu, Adam F Torabi: Method and system for performing EAMR recording at high density using a large thermal spot size. Western Digital Technologies, February 26, 2013: US08385157 (141 worldwide citation)

A method and system for writing data to a media utilizing an energy assisted magnetic recording (EAMR) head are described. The EAMR head includes at least one laser and at least one EAMR transducer. The laser(s) provide energy. The EAMR transducer(s) are coupled with the laser. The EAMR transducer(s ...