Charles Douglas MacPherson, Denis Gerard Vendette, Gilles Girouard, A Oliver Stone: Security device. Fortress Optical Features, November 25, 2014: US08894098 (22 worldwide citation)

A security device for authenticating bank notes, documents and other items, comprises a luminescent material for producing luminescent radiation of first and second wavelengths. The security device includes an optically variable structure for controlling emission of luminescent radiation of at least ...

Laura O Donnell, Richard Mander, Michael Denton, Ben Bodley, Alan Tompkins, Keith Gurganus, Kelvin P Barnsdale, Simon Third, Carm Pierce, Carl Perkins: Portable digital video camera configured for remote image acquisition control and viewing. Contour, Knobbe Martens Olson and Bear, November 25, 2014: US08896694 (21 worldwide citation)

A wearable digital video camera (10) is equipped with wireless connection protocol and global navigation and location positioning system technology to provide remote image acquisition control and viewing. The Bluetooth® packet-based open wireless technology standard protocol (400) is preferred for u ...

Patrick L Iversen, Robert Hudziak: Splice-region antisense composition and method. Sarepta Therapeutics, Seed IP Law Group PLLC, November 25, 2014: US08895722 (21 worldwide citation)

Antisense compositions targeted against an mRNA sequence coding for a selected protein, at a region having its 5′ end from 1 to about 25 base pairs downstream of a normal splice acceptor junction in the preprocessed mRNA, are disclosed. The antisense compound is RNase-inactive, and is preferably a p ...

Gregory D Conley, Daniel C Hillenbrandt, Michael Mandela, William E Steiger, Rebecca L Conley: Electronic vaporizer. Christopher L Parmelee, Ralph E Jocke, Walker & Jocke, November 25, 2014: US08897628 (21 worldwide citation)

An electronic vaporizer is provided. The electronic vaporizer includes a cartridge that facilitates provision of a vaporized solution to an individual. The cartridge includes a housing that includes an interior, wherein the housing is one of a polymer housing or a ceramic housing. The cartridge also ...

Armando Varela: Expandable intervertebral implant and associated surgical method. Innova Spinal Technologies, Clements Bernard PLLC, Christopher L Bernard, Lawrence A Baratta Jr, November 25, 2014: US08894712 (21 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an expandable intervertebral implant, including: a superior member configured to engage a superior intervertebral body; an inferior member configured to engage an inferior intervertebral body; and an expansion mechanism disposed between the superior member and the infe ...

Robin Mark Bannister, John Brew, Wilson Caparros Wanderley, Gregory Alan Stoloff, Suzanne Jane Dilly, Gemma Szucs, Olga Pleguezuelos Mateo: Compositions and methods for treating chronic inflammation and inflammatory diseases. Infirst Healthcare, One3 IP Management P C, Dean G Stathakis, Peter D Weinstein, November 25, 2014: US08895536 (21 worldwide citation)

The present specification discloses pharmaceutical compositions, methods of preparing such pharmaceutical compositions, and methods and uses of treating a chronic inflammation and/or an inflammatory disease in an individual using such pharmaceutical compositions.

Apostolos Georgakis: Method and arrangements for analysing multimedia content. Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson, Rothwell Figg Ernst & Manbeck P C, November 25, 2014: US08898689 (21 worldwide citation)

A method and arrangements at a multimedia distribution network for estimating a present user constellation of a household are suggested. A sequence of textual descriptors that are associated with a multimedia sequence that is presently provided to the household is monitored. By acquiring a set of pa ...

Lewis Epstein, Brett Kincaid, Hyun Yoo, Suzanne Stage, Lukas Scherrer, Larry Cheng: Personal control apparatus and method for sharing information in a collaborative workspace. Steelcase, Quarles & Brady, November 25, 2014: US08896656 (21 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for selecting information from a video source to be displayed on at least a first common display screen in a collaborative workspace having a switching device, the method comprising the steps of providing a selectable control interface that includes at least one indicator that ...

Maximilian A Biberger, Frederick P Layman: Plasma-arc vaporization chamber with wide bore. SDCmaterials, Morrison & Foerster, November 25, 2014: US08893651 (21 worldwide citation)

A plasma-arc vaporization chamber includes features configured to permit very high-energy plasmas, preferably with high hydrogen content. The vaporization chamber includes a female electrode having an internal chamber with a target region made of a conductive material highly resistant to thermal deg ...

Denis Kang: Payment transaction processing using out of band authentication. Visa International Service Association, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, November 25, 2014: US08898762 (20 worldwide citation)

Systems, apparatuses, and methods for increasing the security of electronic payment transactions, such as eCommerce transactions conducted over the Internet. A transaction approval or authorization mechanism uses an out of band process to provide authentication or identification data that has previo ...