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Bahman Qawami
Xian Jun Liu, Robert C Chang, Po Yuan, Junzhi Wang, Ron Barzilai, Bahman Qawami, Farshid Sabet Sharghi: Integration of secure data transfer applications for generic IO devices. SanDisk Technologies, Davis Wright Tremaine, May 12, 2015: US09032154

Techniques are presented for sending an application instruction from a hosting digital appliance to a portable medium, where the instruction is structured as one or more units whose size is a first size, or number of bytes. After flushing the contents of a cache, the instruction is written to the ca ...


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Steven Essinger, Xiaoxun Zhu, Michael Schnee, JiBin Liu, Xin Shen, LiangLiang Chen, Jun Lu: Wireless network device. Metrologic Instruments, Additon Higgins & Pendleton P A, May 12, 2015: US09030964 (154 worldwide citation)

Various wireless network components offer increased flexibility, ease of use, functionality and performance in many demanding applications in diverse fields of use. In particular, a wireless multi-function network device for use on a wireless communication network can serve multiple functions and dy ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV, Chester O Baxter III: Interchangeable end effector coupling arrangement. Ethicon Endo Surgery, May 12, 2015: US09028494 (142 worldwide citation)

A surgical tool can comprise an interchangeable end effector, a handle assembly, and a shaft assembly. The interchangeable end effector may comprise a first jaw member including a first electrode, and a second jaw member including a second electrode. The first jaw member may be moveable relative to ...


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David C Yates, Thomas W Huitema, Frederick E Shelton IV, Brett E Swensgard: Motorized surgical instrument. Ethicon Endo Surgery, May 12, 2015: US09028519 (140 worldwide citation)

A surgical cutting and fastening instrument that is motorized. The instrument comprises in one embodiment a charge accumulator device, separate from a battery, that provides additional power to the motor under certain conditions. In addition, the motor may comprise multiple windings.


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Peter M Mueller, Allan J Evans: Surgical instrument with a separable coaxial joint. Covidien, May 12, 2015: US09028495 (117 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument includes an elongated shaft having a proximal structural member and a proximal drive member that is selectively movable with respect to the proximal structural member. A modular end effector is removably coupled to the elongated shaft, and has a distal structural member and a d ...


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Mingyu Lu, Richard E Billo: Wireless power transmission. Board of Regents The University of Texas System, Kimberly B Gatling, John P Zimmer, Smith Moore Leatherwood, May 12, 2015: US09030161 (102 worldwide citation)

A system for wireless power transmission may include one or more charging panels and one or more powered devices. The charging panel may include a pilot analysis circuitry, processor and power transmitter. The pilot analysis circuitry may be configured to analyze the magnitude and phase of a pilot s ...


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Jianchun Dong, Mitchell Heinrich, Leng Ooi: Wearable computing device with behind-ear bone-conduction speaker. Google, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, May 12, 2015: US09031273 (72 worldwide citation)

Apparatuses that provide a bone-conduction speaker arranged to be located behind the ear are described herein. An exemplary apparatus may include: (a) a glasses-style support structure comprising a front section and at least one side section; (b) at least one bone-conduction speaker; and (c) a membe ...


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Raymond S DiEsposti: System and method for time-space-position-information (TSPI). The United States of America Represented by the Secretary of the Navy, James M Saunders, May 12, 2015: US09031725 (65 worldwide citation)

A system and method for time-space-position-information (TSPI) includes at least one air-based platform having an on-board navigation system. The on-board navigation system includes a dedicated on-board transmitter and a dedicated on-board receiver. A plurality of ground-based receiver nodes are in ...


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Kartik Venkataraman, Semyon Nisenzon, Dan Lelescu: Systems and methods for encoding light field image files having a depth map. Pelican Imaging Corporation, KPPB, May 12, 2015: US09031343 (57 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods configured to store images synthesized from light field image data and metadata describing the images in electronic files and render images using the stored image and the metadata in accordance with embodiments of the invention are disclosed. One embodiment includes a processor a ...


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Kartik Venkataraman, Semyon Nisenzon, Dan Lelescu: Systems and methods for encoding light field image files having depth and confidence maps. Pelican Imaging Corporation, KPPB, May 12, 2015: US09031335 (55 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods configured to store images synthesized from light field image data and metadata describing the images in electronic files and render images using the stored image and the metadata in accordance with embodiments of the invention are disclosed. One embodiment includes a processor a ...