1
Elliot Matel Elliot Matel
John Gulke, Christy L Matuszewski, Geoffrey P Zabrowski, Elliot Matel, Peter D Shears: Fuel cap. Briggs & Stratton Corporation, Foley & Lardner, December 23, 2014: US08915234 (4 worldwide citation)

A cap assembly includes a body and a tether. The body is configured to be fastened to a container for closing an opening in the container. An aperture is formed in the body, and the tether has a fastener, where a portion of the fastener extends through the aperture in the body. A gap is formed betwe ...


2
Guoxiao Guo Guoxiao Guo
Guoxiao Guo, Donald Brunnett, Jianguo Zhou, Wai Ee Wong: Disk drive correcting an error in a detected gray code. Western Digital Technologies, December 23, 2014: US08917469 (6 worldwide citation)

A disk drive is disclosed comprising a head actuated over a disk comprising a plurality of tracks defined by a plurality of servo sectors. An estimated track ID is generated and a plurality of proximate track IDs is generated having values proximate the estimated track ID. A set of Gray codes is gen ...


3
James Kraemer Ph.D.
Jennifer B Brown, Paul T Dimarzio, Timothy Durniak, Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: Optimizing it infrastructure configuration. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, December 23, 2014: US08918457

A computer implemented method optimizes a configuration of an information technology (IT) infrastructure. A processor establishes a technology rule set, which defines technology weights of an IT infrastructure by mapping capabilities of IT infrastructure components to IT infrastructure attributes ne ...


4
Hirak Chanda
Hirak Chanda, Michael L Jackemeyer, Christoph J Miller, James A Oskins, Andre Petronilho, Robert A Scheitlin, Jon D Strait, Matthew S Wasson: Laundry treating appliance with load amount detection. Whirlpool Corporation, December 23, 2014: US08914930

A method and apparatus determines a load size of a laundry load located in a laundry treating appliance having a drum defining a treatment chamber that is rotated by a motor based on a given amount of energy applied to the motor, and a measurement of coast time after the given amount of energy is re ...


5
Jean-luc Dubois
Jean Luc Dubois: Method for the synthesis of dialkoxy alkanes by means of the selective oxidation of alcohols. Arkema France, Smith Gambrell & Russell, December 23, 2014: US08916730

The invention relates to a method for the synthesis of dialkoxyalkanes by means of the partial selective oxidation of a light alcohol. According to said method, the light alcohol is oxidized in the presence of molecular oxygen or a gas containing molecular oxygen, and a solid oxidation catalyst base ...


6
Marc Lanoiselee
LANOISELEE MARC, LOUIN PIERRICK: PROCEDE ET EMETTEUR DE RADIOFFUSION SIMULTANEE METTANT EN .OELIG.UVRE UN PRE-FILTRAGE DU SIGNAL NUMERIQUE MULTIPORTEUSE, METHOD AND SIMULTANEOUS RADIO BROADCAST TRANSMITTER USING A PRE-FILTERING OF THE MULTI-CARRIER DIGITAL SIGNAL. TDF, TDF, OYEN WIGGS GREEN & MUTALA, December 23, 2014: CA2525848

The invention relates to a radio broadcasting method for a first multicarrier digital signal (51) occupying a first frequency band adjacent to at least one second frequency band, each assigned to a second signal (52, 53). Pre-filtering (54, 55) is applied to the said first signal before its emission ...


7
Xiaosong Zhou, Hsi Jung Wu: Different rate controller configurations for different cameras of a mobile device. Apple, Wong Cabello Lutsch Rutherford & Brucculeri, December 23, 2014: US08917632 (37 worldwide citation)

Some embodiments provide a method for encoding video pictures captured by a mobile device having at least first and second cameras. The method identifies a first rate controller parameter that is based on at least a first value that quantifies one characteristic of the first camera. The method uses ...


8
Aldo Caballero: Device management using virtual interfaces. Honeywell International, Additon Higgins & Pendleton P A, December 23, 2014: US08918564 (30 worldwide citation)

Methods managing data communication between a peripheral device and host computer system are provided. A physical interface for communicating data between a peripheral device and the plurality of applications executing on the host computer system is opened and controlled by a software module. A firs ...


9
Jason Ma, Brian Lee, Evan Minamoto: Event matrix based on integrated data. Palantir Technologies, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, December 23, 2014: US08917274 (30 worldwide citation)

An event matrix may comprise labels and indicators corresponding to objects and links of an ontology. The objects and links may be determined from a plurality of data sources by a data integration system. Some of the labels may correspond to event objects, and may be arranged in a first spatial dime ...


10
Min M Wan, George Avgerinos, Gregory Zarbis Papastoitsis: Purified antibody composition. AbbVie Biotechnology, Ropes & Gray, Z Ying Li, Brendan A Gavin, December 23, 2014: US08916153 (30 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a method for producing a host cell protein-(HCP) reduced antibody preparation from a mixture comprising an antibody and at least one HCP, comprising an ion exchange separation step wherein the mixture is subjected to a first ion exchange material, such that the HCP-reduced ant ...



Click the thumbnails below to visualize the patent trend.