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Ben Dunsbergen, Kiyo Kubo: Sleep control for network of bluetooth low energy devices. ARUBA NETWORKS, Hewlett Packard Enterprise Patent Department, March 8, 2016: US09282582 (148 worldwide citation)

Described herein are systems, methods and computer program products for controlling operation of wireless beacons, such as Bluetooth Low Energy beacons. Multiple beacons may be controlled centrally or may work together in a cooperative fashion such that signals can be exchanged between or repeated b ...


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Andrew Christopher Tebay, Simon Graham Stockton: Unmanned vehicle selective data transfer system and method thereof. BAE SYSTEMS, Maine Cernota & Rardin, March 8, 2016: US09282144 (116 worldwide citation)

A data transfer system is disclosed for an unmanned vehicle on a mission. The data transfer system can include a first sensor associated with the unmanned vehicle for collecting a first data set, and a second sensor associated with the unmanned vehicle and for collecting a second data set, wherein t ...


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Robert J Vincent: Systems and methods for providing directional radiation fields using distributed loaded monopole antennas. University of Rhode Island Research Foundation, Gesmer Updegrove, March 8, 2016: US09281564 (91 worldwide citation)

An antenna system is disclosed that provides a directional radiation field. The antenna system includes at least two monopole antennas, each of which provides a differential connector. Each differential connector is associated with a signal having a different phase such that a radiation field associ ...


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Sally Carter, Richard Stevenson: Surgical stapling apparatus including buttress attachment via tabs. Covidien, March 8, 2016: US09277922 (71 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for joining two hollow organ sections with an annular array of surgical staples includes a staple cartridge component, an anvil component, a buttress component and a fastening member. The staple cartridge component includes a plurality of surgical staples arranged in an annular array. T ...


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Mark D Timmer, Joseph H Contiliano, Taylor W Aronhalt, Chunlin Yang, Charles J Scheib, Katherine J Schmid, Frederick E Shelton IV: Tissue thickness compensator comprising fibers to produce a resilient load. Ethicon Endo Surgery, March 8, 2016: US09277919 (69 worldwide citation)

A nonwoven compensator for an end effector of a surgical instrument can comprise a plurality of spring fibers dispersed throughout the nonwoven compensator. The nonwoven compensator can be positioned in the end effector such as adjacent to a deck surface of a fastener cartridge that is positioned in ...


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Thomas R Gruber, Adam J Cheyer, Donald W Pitschel: Crowd sourcing information to fulfill user requests. Apple, Morrison & Foerster, March 8, 2016: US09280610 (54 worldwide citation)

A user request is received from a mobile client device, where the user request includes at least a speech input and seeks an informational answer or performance of a task. A failure to provide a satisfactory response to the user request is detected. In response to detection of the failure, informati ...


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Yun Yang, Azin Sahabi: Modular wearable sensor device. VITAL CONNECT, Sawyer Law Group P C, March 8, 2016: US09277864 (54 worldwide citation)

A wearable sensor and method for providing a wearable sensor are disclosed. In a first aspect, the wearable sensor comprises at least one power source and a first module coupled to the at least one power source. The first module includes a first outer shell and a first printed circuit board (PCB) wi ...


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Henrik Sjöland: Low-noise amplifier, receiver, method and computer program. Telefonaktiebolaget L M Ericsson, Murphy Bilak & Homiller PLLC, March 8, 2016: US09281785 (52 worldwide citation)

A differential cross-coupled common-source or common-emitter low-noise amplifier having capacitive degeneration is disclosed. Further, a radio receiver comprising such a low-noise amplifier is disclosed. Further, a method of controlling switched capacitive networks of an amplifier is disclosed. The ...


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Jeroen Poeze, Marcelo Lamego, Sean Merritt, Cristiano Dalvi, Hung Vo, Johannes Bruinsma, Ferdyan Lesmana, Massi Joe E Kiani: Multi-stream data collection system for noninvasive measurement of blood constituents. MASIMO CORPORATION, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 8, 2016: US09277880 (47 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure relates to noninvasive methods, devices, and systems for measuring various blood constituents or analytes, such as glucose. In an embodiment, a light source comprises LEDs and super-luminescent LEDs. The light source emits light at least wavelengths of about 1610 nm, about 164 ...


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Slim Salah Souissi: Systems and methods for controlling device network access through a wireless router. Novatel Wireless, TechLaw, March 8, 2016: US09282460 (42 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided for enabling communications over a wide area network and a local area network, wherein one or more computing devices may communicate with a wireless router over the local area network, and wherein the one or more computing devices may obtain access to the wide area n ...