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John B Filson, Eric B Daniels, Adam Mittleman, Sierra L Nelmes, Yoky Matsuoka: Dynamic distributed-sensor thermostat network for forecasting external events. Nest Labs, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, December 31, 2013: US08620841 (72 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for forecasting events can be provided. A measurement database can store sensor measurements, each having been provided by a non-portable electronic device with a primary purpose unrelated to collecting measurements from a type of sensor that collected the measurement. A measurem ...


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Tony Fadell, Mathias Schmidt, Adam Mittleman, Ben Filson, Andrew Goldenson: Selectable lens button for a hazard detector and method therefor. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, June 2, 2015: US09046414 (27 worldwide citation)

According to one embodiment, a hazard detector includes a front casing coupled with a back plate to define a housing having an interior region. The hazard detector also includes a passive infrared sensor device that is disposed within the interior region and that is positioned to face a room within ...


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Adam Mittleman, Nicholas Merz: Capacitive dome switch. Apple, Dorsey & Whitney, May 28, 2013: US08450627 (19 worldwide citation)

This is directed to a dome switch that includes a capacitive sensor. A dome switch can include a dome operative to deform to provide tactile feedback to a user. To provide an electrical instruction to the device, the region underneath the dome can define a free space separating conductive regions fo ...


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Richard Walter Heley, Erming Luo, Adam Mittleman, John Payne, Tang Yew Tan, Erik Wang: Techniques for marking product housings. Apple, February 5, 2013: US08367304 (16 worldwide citation)

Techniques or processes for providing markings on products are disclosed. The markings provided on products can be textual and/or graphic. The techniques or processes can provide high resolution markings on surfaces that are flat or curved. In one embodiment, the products have housings and the marki ...


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Anna Katrina Shedletsky, Fletcher R Rothkopf, Adam Mittleman, Stephen Brian Lynch: Shock mounting cover glass in consumer electronics devices. Apple, Dorsey & Whitney, November 6, 2012: US08305744 (16 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, systems and methods for shock mounting glass for an electronic device are disclosed. The glass for the electronic device can provide an outer surface for at least a portion of a housing for the electronic device. In one embodiment, the shock mounting can provide a compliant interface betw ...


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Fletcher R Rothkopf, Phillip M Hobson, Adam Mittleman, Anna Katrina Shedletsky: Internal frame optimized for stiffness and heat transfer. Apple, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, March 5, 2013: US08391010 (13 worldwide citation)

A thin portable electronic device with a display is described. The components of the electronic device can be arranged in stacked layers within an external housing where each of the stacked layers is located at a different height relative to the thickness of the device. One of the stacked layers can ...


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Fletcher R Rothkopf, Phillip M Hobson, Adam Mittleman, Anna Katrina Shedletsky: Formed PCB. Apple, Jennifer Luh, July 2, 2013: US08477492 (11 worldwide citation)

Methods for forming PCBs that can be used in a portable computing device are described. The PCBs can be installed in the portable computing device in a bent configuration. In a particular embodiment, a contiguously formed PCB can be shaped with two large regions connected a thin connector portion. T ...


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Richard Walter Heley, Erming Luo, Adam Mittleman, John Payne, Tang Yew Tan, Erik Wang: Techniques for marking product housings. Apple, November 10, 2015: US09185835 (8 worldwide citation)

Techniques or processes for providing markings on products are disclosed. The markings provided on products can be textual and/or graphic. The techniques or processes can provide high resolution markings on surfaces that are flat or curved. In one embodiment, the products have housings and the marki ...


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Anna Katrina Shedletsky, Fletcher R Rothkopf, Adam Mittleman, Stephen Brian Lynch: Shock mounting cover glass in consumer electronic devices. Apple, Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck, November 25, 2014: US08896995 (8 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, systems and methods for shock mounting glass for an electronic device are disclosed. The glass for the electronic device can provide an outer surface for at least a portion of a housing for the electronic device. In one embodiment, the shock mounting can provide a compliant interface betw ...


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Mark Kraz, Adam Mittleman, Nicholas Unger Webb, Andrew W Goldenson, Ian Charles Smith, Daniel Adam Warren, Mikko Sannala: Hazard detector architecture facilitating compact form factor and multi-protocol wireless connectivity. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, October 11, 2016: US09466194 (7 worldwide citation)

Systems, methods, and devices are included for providing hazard detection. For example, a hazard detection device may include a printed circuit board. The hazard detection device may further include a chassis that provides a housing for components of the hazard detection device; a smoke chamber that ...