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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Samuel S Adams, Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer, Jeb R Linton: Conformed dimensional and context-based data gravity wells. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, March 17, 2015: US08983981 (3 worldwide citation)

A processor-implemented method, system, and/or computer program product defines multiple context-based conformed dimensional data gravity wells on a context-based conformed dimensional data gravity wells membrane. Conformed dimensional objects and synthetic context-based objects are parsed into n-tu ...


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Bahman Qawami
Mei Yan, Robert C Chang, Farshid Sabet Sharghi, Po Yuan, Bahman Qawami: Accessing memory device content using a network. SanDisk Technologies, Brinks Gilson & Lione, March 17, 2015: US08984645 (1 worldwide citation)

A first storage unit is bound to a second storage unit based on a binding type associated with content on the first storage unit, the first storage unit being operated through a first host device, and the second storage unit being operated through a second host device. When content on the first stor ...


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Robert J Hennick, William H Havens, Timothy Meier, Scott McCloskey, Donald Anderson, Ynjiun P Wang, Robert M Hussey, Erik Van Horn, Sean P Kearney: Indicia reading terminals and methods for decoding decodable indicia employing light field imaging. Hand Held Products, Additon Higgins & Pendleton P A, March 17, 2015: US08978984 (159 worldwide citation)

A terminal for decoding decodable indicia includes a plenoptic imaging subsystem comprising an image sensor array and plenoptic imaging optics operable to project a plenoptic image of a space containing the decodable indicia onto the image sensor array, a hand held housing encapsulating a least a po ...


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Edward C Bremer, Ryan Kather: Indicia reading apparatus having sequential row exposure termination times. Honeywell International, Additon Higgins & Pendleton PA, March 17, 2015: US08978983 (155 worldwide citation)

There is set forth herein an indicia reading apparatus having an image sensor array including a plurality of pixels arranged in a plurality of rows and columns of pixels. The image sensor array can include a frame exposure period in which a certain subsequent and further subsequent row exposure peri ...


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Yiyi Guan: Imaging apparatus having imaging lens. Honeywell International, Additon Higgins & Pendleton P A, March 17, 2015: US08978981 (154 worldwide citation)

There is set forth herein in one embodiment an imaging apparatus having an imaging assembly and an illumination assembly. The imaging assembly can comprise an imaging lens and an image sensor array. The illumination assembly can include a light source bank having one or more light source. The imagin ...


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Chad P Boudreaux: Surgical instrument with jaw member. Ethicon Endo Surgery, March 17, 2015: US08979890 (154 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument for supplying energy to tissue may comprise a handle, a trigger, an electrical input, and a shaft extending from the handle. The surgical instrument may comprise an end effector first and second tissue engaging surfaces that are slanted with respect to a transection plane. The ...


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Taylor W Aronhalt, Frederick E Shelton IV, Kreena Rajeev Modi, Christopher J Schall, Joseph E Young, Barry C Worrell, Jerome R Morgan, William B Weisenburgh II, Christopher J Hess, Emily A Heeb: Anvil assemblies with collapsible frames for circular staplers. Ethicon Endo Surgery, March 17, 2015: US08978955 (140 worldwide citation)

Circular stapling instruments and anvil assemblies. The anvil assemblies may have collapsible anvil support members that may be inserted through an opening in a patient and then expanded to be attached to an anvil plate assembly that has a staple-forming surface thereon. The anvil support member is ...


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Hui Li, Xiaojiang Xing: Internet of things service architecture and method for realizing internet of things service. ZTE Corporation, Ling Wu, Stephen Yang, Ling and Yang Intellectual Property, March 17, 2015: US08984113 (122 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses the architecture of an internet of things (IOT). The architecture includes multiple levels of IOT service platforms, wherein a superordinate IOT service platform is configured to manage one or more of the following function entities: IOT terminal, IOT terminal gateway ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV, Chester O Baxter III, Jerome R Morgan, Taylor W Aronhalt, Brian R Sidow: Staple cartridge comprising an adjustable distal portion. Ethicon Endo Surgery, March 17, 2015: US08978954 (107 worldwide citation)

A fastener cartridge can comprise a support portion, a tissue thickness compensator positioned relative to the support portion, and a plurality of fasteners positioned within the support portion and/or the tissue thickness compensator which can be utilized to fasten tissue. In use, the fastener cart ...


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Christopher J Schall, Frederick E Shelton IV: Jaw closure arrangements for surgical instruments. Ethicon Endo Surgery, March 17, 2015: US08978956 (107 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument having a handle assembly and an elongated shaft configured for use with end effectors that support a staple cartridge therein. The end effectors have an anvil portion that is movable relative to the staple cartridge upon application of firing motions thereto. Various embodiment ...