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Seungyong Shin, Inkuk Yeo, Sungkwon Jang, Kyoungtae Kim, Junghoon Hwang: Mobile terminal. LG Electronics, Lee Hong Degerman Kang & Waimey, January 31, 2017: US09557770 (4 worldwide citation)

A mobile terminal disclosed herein includes a main body having front and side surfaces, a window provided on a top of the main body and curved from the front surface toward the side surfaces to define at least a part of the side surfaces, a touch sensor provided on a rear surface of the window and c ...


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Daniel G Flaherty, David Patton, Sheng Chien Wang: Adjustable desk platform. Varidesk, Venable, Steven J Schwarz, January 31, 2017: US09554644 (4 worldwide citation)

An adjustable desk platform can include: an upper platform defining a substantially planar work surface; a base located beneath the upper platform, the base defining a bottom surface without legs that is adapted to sit on an existing desk; first and second sets of arms coupling the upper platform to ...


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Akira Oka, Kazuhiro Goi, Kensuke Ogawa, Hiroyuki Kusaka: High-order polarization conversion device, optical waveguide device, and DP-QPSK modulator. Fujikura, Sughrue Mion PLLC, January 31, 2017: US09557482 (4 worldwide citation)

A high-order polarization conversion device configured of a planar optical waveguide, includes: a substrate; a lower clad disposed on the substrate; a core including a lower core and an upper core, the lower core being disposed on the lower clad and having a fixed height in a rectangular sectional s ...


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Daniel J Milanowski: Baluster connector. Universal Consumer Products, McGarry Bair PC, January 31, 2017: US09556641 (4 worldwide citation)

A baluster connector for interconnecting a baluster with a hollow end to a portion of a railing system by a fastener having a shaft and a head. The body portion can have an opening of sufficient size to pass the head of the fastener toward the second end of the body to seat against a necked-down por ...


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Mark Lucovsky, Derek Collison, Vadim Spivak, Gerald C Chen, Ramnivas Laddad: Policy engine for cloud platform. Pivotal Software, January 31, 2017: US09560079 (4 worldwide citation)

A policy engine is situated within the communications path of a cloud computing environment and a user of the cloud computing environment to comply with an organization's policies for deploying web applications in the cloud computing environment. The policy engine intercepts communications packets t ...


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David R Fischell, Tim A Fischell, Robert Ryan Ragland, Darrin James Kent, Andy Edward Denison, Eric Thomas Johnson, Jeff Alan Burke, Christopher Scott Hayden, Robert E Fischell: Transvascular method of treating hypertension. Ablative Solutions, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, January 31, 2017: US09554849 (4 worldwide citation)

An intravascular catheter for peri-vascular and/or peri-urethral tissue ablation includes multiple needles advanced through supported guide tubes which expand around a central axis to engage the interior surface of the wall of the renal artery or other vessel of a human body allowing the injection a ...


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Stanton J Rowe, Larry L Wood, Henry Bourang, George Bakis, Benjamin Spenser, Netanel Benichou, Assaf Bash, Yaron Keidar: Rapid deployment prosthetic heart valve. Edwards Lifesciences Corporation, Guy Cumberbatch, Pui Tong Ho, January 31, 2017: US09554903 (4 worldwide citation)

A heart valve prosthesis that can be quickly and easily implanted during a surgical procedure is provided. The prosthetic valve comprises a support structure that is deployed at a treatment site. The prosthetic valve further comprises a valve member configured to be quickly connected to the support ...


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Todd A Kallmyer, John E Kast, David P Olson, Randy S Roles, Venkat R Gaddam: Removable heat management for recharge coils. Medtronic, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, January 31, 2017: US09560787 (4 worldwide citation)

Devices, systems, and techniques for managing heat generated in coils for wireless energy transmission are disclosed. Inductive coupling between two coils (e.g., a primary coil and a secondary coil) may be used to recharge the power source of an implantable medical device. A phase change material ma ...


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Kevin Farlee, Lin Chan, Andrew Jason Cherry: Point in time database restore from storage snapshots. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Aneesh Mehta, Kate Drakos, Micky Minhas, January 31, 2017: US09558078 (4 worldwide citation)

Archiving a database and point in time recovery of the database. A method includes taking a first snapshot of a database. The first snapshot of the database includes a first snapshot of the data in the data storage and a first snapshot of the log records in the log storage. The method further includ ...


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Yong Jin Lee: Persistent authentication using sensors of a user-wearable device. SALUTRON, Vierra Magen Marcus, January 31, 2017: US09558336 (4 worldwide citation)

A user-wearable device includes a housing and a band that straps the housing to a portion of a user's body (e.g., wrist). One or more skin contact sensors in and/or on the housing can sense biometric information of a user wearing the device. An authentication module performs or receives results of a ...