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Scott M Arnel, Eric Schmiesing: Wearable electronic simulated smoking device. Rosenberg Klein & Lee, November 21, 2017: US09820508 (6 worldwide citation)

A wearable electronic simulated smoking device (100, 100′, 100″) is provided for delivery of a desired active ingredient responsive to a user's inhalation through the device (100, 100′, 100″). The device (100, 100′, 100″) includes an elongated tubular member (110) having at least one reversibly bend ...


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Assaf Natanzon, Ran Goldschmidt, Raz Zieber, Anat Inon: Replication based security. EMC IP Holding Company, Konrad R Lee, Krishnendu Gupta, November 21, 2017: US09823865 (5 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and computer program product for intercepting IO to a virtual machine file system by a storage based splitter, replicating, via a replication appliance, the IO to a replica of the image; the replica of the image containing a replica of the virtual machine file system, and periodica ...


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Kari Pulli, Nitesh Shroff, Sapna A Shroff, Rajiv Laroia: Methods and apparatus for generating a sharp image. Light Labs, Straub & Straub, Michael P Straub, Stephen T Straub, November 21, 2017: US09824427 (5 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for generating a sharp image are described. A camera device includes a plurality of camera modules, e.g., optical chains, where at least some of the camera modules have different depths of field. Multiple images of a scene are captured using the plurality of camera modules. Por ...


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Assaf Natanzon: Creating consistent snapshots in a virtualized environment. EMC IP Holding Company, Muirhead and Saturnelli, November 21, 2017: US09823973 (5 worldwide citation)

The described system provides that backend array-based snapshots may be created separately on each site of a cluster, and then the snapshots fixed so as to be consistent and/or otherwise identical among the plurality of sites. The system advantageously allows creation of a consistent cluster-wide sn ...


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Clay Perreault, Steve Nicholson, Rod Thomson, Johan Emil Viktor Björsell, Fuad Arafa: Producing routing messages for voice over IP communications. VOIP PAL COM, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 21, 2017: US09826002 (4 worldwide citation)

A process and apparatus to facilitate communication between callers and callees in a system comprising a plurality of nodes with which callers and callees are associated is disclosed. In response to initiation of a call by a calling subscriber, a caller identifier and a callee identifier are receive ...


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Jim Loveland, Leif Larson, Dan Christiansen, Tad Christiansen, Cam Christiansen: Systems and methods for adaptive property analysis via autonomous vehicles. Loveland Innovations, Justin K Flanagan, November 21, 2017: US09823658 (4 worldwide citation)

An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) assessment and reporting system may conduct micro scans of a wide variety of property types. A risk zone within which the UAV may navigate during the micro scan may include a plurality of virtual tags that identify navigational hazards relevant to the navigation of t ...


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David Burton, Martyn Ward: Home automation control using context sensitive menus. EchoStar Technologies International Corporation, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, November 21, 2017: US09824578 (4 worldwide citation)

Various arrangements for presenting contextual menus are presented. A mobile device may be configured to provide contextual menus for control or monitoring of components. Different menus and interfaces are presented based the position of the mobile device or objects being pointed at using the mobile ...


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Jui Chien Kao: Tool holding frame. Rosenberg Klein & Lee, November 21, 2017: US09821451 (3 worldwide citation)

A tool holding frame has a track base, a positioning board, and at least one positioning mount. The track base has a bottom panel and two rails. Each rail has a sliding channel. The positioning board is disposed on the track base and has multiple positioning segments and multiple first engaging segm ...


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Richard P Nash, Bryan L Faist: Steering wheel with keyboard. STEERING SOLUTIONS IP HOLDING CORPORATION, Cantor Colburn, November 21, 2017: US09821726 (3 worldwide citation)

A steering wheel assembly includes a panel and a projector assembly. The panel is connected to a steering wheel body and has a first surface disposed opposite a second surface. The projector is connected to the steering wheel body and displays a virtual input device on at least one of the first surf ...


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Jonathan F Wilkens, Mathew J Freiheit: Door adjustment tool. PACCAR, Christensen O Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, November 21, 2017: US09822560 (3 worldwide citation)

An alignment tool for use with a vehicle having a door moveably secured to a door frame and a door latch assembly defined on the door includes a body having a front surface and a rear surface and a through-hole extending through the body that is sized and configured to receive a striker pin of a veh ...