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Jeffrey L Aldridge, Chunlin Yang, Charles J Scheib, Venkataramanan Mandakolathur Vasudevan, Taylor W Aronhalt, Joseph H Contiliano, Michael S Cropper, Eugene L Timperman, Cortney E Henderson, Katherine J Schmid, Frederick E Shelton IV: Tissue thickness compensator comprising resilient members. Ethicon Endo Surgery, November 1, 2016: US09480476 (31 worldwide citation)

A tissue thickness compensator comprising at least one woven lattice can be positioned in the end effector of a surgical instrument. A fastener cartridge that is positioned in the end effector can comprise at least one cavity configured to receive a fastener. The fastener can be moveable between an ...


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Michael S Gordon, James R Kozloski, Ashish Kundu, Peter K Malkin, Clifford A Pickover: Automated control of interactions between self-driving vehicles and pedestrians. International Business Machines Corporation, Law Office of Jim Boice, November 1, 2016: US09483948 (24 worldwide citation)

An SDV on-board computer on an SDV receives an SDV recognition signal from a pedestrian signal transceiver worn by a pedestrian. An SDV signal transceiver on the SDV transmits a pedestrian acknowledgement message to the signal transceiver worn by the pedestrian. The SDV on-board computer receives a ...


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Kartik Venkataraman, Amandeep S Jabbi, Robert H Mullis: Systems and methods for measuring depth using images captured by a camera array including cameras surrounding a central camera. Pelican Imaging Corporation, KPPB, November 1, 2016: US09485496 (22 worldwide citation)

A camera array, an imaging device and/or a method for capturing image that employ a plurality of imagers fabricated on a substrate is provided. Each imager includes a plurality of pixels. The plurality of imagers include a first imager having a first imaging characteristics and a second imager havin ...


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Yuniarto Widjaja: Method of operating semiconductor memory device with floating body transistor using silicon controlled rectifier principle. Zeno Semiconductor, Alan W Cannon, November 1, 2016: US09484082 (20 worldwide citation)

Methods of operating semiconductor memory devices with floating body transistors, using a silicon controlled rectifier principle are provided, as are semiconductor memory devices for performing such operations. A method of maintaining the data state of a semiconductor dynamic random access memory ce ...


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Timothy Allen Wagner: Processing event messages for user requests to execute program code. Amazon Technologies, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 1, 2016: US09483335 (17 worldwide citation)

A service manages a plurality of virtual machine instances for low latency execution of user codes. The service can provide the capability to execute user code in response to events triggered on an auxiliary service to provide implicit and automatic rate matching and scaling between events being tri ...


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Gregory A Olsen: Configurable patient monitoring system. MASIMO CORPORATION, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 1, 2016: US09480435 (17 worldwide citation)

A patient monitoring system can display one or more configurable health monitors on a configurable user interface. The health indicators are configured to display a physiological signal from a patient. The patient monitoring system can calculate ranges of values for the health indicator that corresp ...


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Denise Chapman Weston: Toy incorporating RFID tag. MQ Gaming, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 1, 2016: US09480929 (14 worldwide citation)

A playmate toy or similar children's toy is provided having associated wireless, batteryless ID tag that can be read from and/or written to using a radio-frequency communication protocol. The tag is mounted internally within a cavity of the toy and thereby provides wireless communication of stored i ...


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Ammar Al Ali: Cyanotic infant sensor. MASIMO CORPORATION, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 1, 2016: US09480422 (13 worldwide citation)

A pulse oximetry sensor comprises emitters configured to transmit light having a plurality of wavelengths into a fleshy medium. A detector is responsive to the emitted light after absorption by constituents of pulsatile blood flowing within the medium so as to generate intensity signals. A sensor he ...


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Alia Atlas, John Galen Scudder, Ross W Callon, Stu Grossman, Qi Zhong Cao, Jeffrey Haas: Penalty-box policers for network device control plane protection. Juniper Networks, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, November 1, 2016: US09485118 (13 worldwide citation)

In general, techniques are described for dynamically controlling host-bound traffic by dynamically adding and updating, within the forwarding plane of a network device, network packet policers that each constrains, for one or more packet flows, an amount of host-bound traffic of the packet flows per ...


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Ian H Bernstein, Adam Wilson, Chun Kong: Magnetically coupled accessory for a self-propelled device. Sphero, Mahamedi IP Law, November 1, 2016: US09481410 (12 worldwide citation)

A system comprising a self-propelled device and an accessory device. The self-propelled device includes a spherical housing, and a drive system provided within the spherical housing to cause the self-propelled device to roll. When the self-propelled device rolls, the self-propelled device and the ac ...