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Martin Lambrecht, Andrew Johnston, Kathy J Jackson, Nicholas Jackson Jr, Shawn E Roberts: Panel fastener. Johnson Controls Technology Company, Price Heneveld Cooper DeWitt & Litton, July 22, 2003: US06594870 (57 worldwide citation)

A fastener for coupling a trim panel to a support member includes a mounting grommet with a funnel-shaped receiver communicating with an aperture for receiving one end of a fastener pin having a plurality of spaced annular ratcheting grooves formed thereon. The opposite or second end of the pin incl ...


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Jared Waxman, Andrew Johnston: Retractable leash device. Priest & Goldstein PLLC, May 9, 2006: US07040257 (32 worldwide citation)

A retractable leash device is comprised of a housing with a handle, and a leash wound around an internal reel. The reel is biased by a spring to automatically retract the leash. A momentary unidirectional lock in the housing is arranged to be normally disengaged from unidirectional teeth on the reel ...


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Floria Cheng, Michael Gearhart, Andrew Johnston, Theodore C Lamson, Matthew McLean, Daniel Merrick, Paul Suarez, Brian Y Tachibana, Ben Thompson, Ling Kang Tong, Joseph Catanese III: Anchor delivery system. Neotract, Steptoe & Johnson, December 18, 2012: US08333776 (29 worldwide citation)

A system and associated method for manipulating tissues and anatomical or other structures in medical applications for the purpose of treating diseases or disorders or other purposes. In one aspect, the system includes a delivery device configured to deploy and implant anchor devices for such purpos ...


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Brett Humphrey, Rod Toll, C Shane Evans, G Andrew Johnston: Distributed session listing and content discovery. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, October 2, 2007: US07277946 (28 worldwide citation)

The present invention enables a game server to provide hosting services by connecting the game server device to a peer group, notifying at least one member of the peer group of the availability of the server device, and enabling the server device to accept and respond directly to searches for the ho ...


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Samuel Andrew Johnston: Pressure sensitive transducer. Bunker Ramo Corporation, F M Arbuckle, R Muehleman, August 2, 1977: US04040118 (19 worldwide citation)

The following specification is directed to a pressure responsive transducer utilizing dual diaphragms on opposite sides of a sandwich of substrates formed of ceramic and having an intermediate substrate in which a slot is formed to communicate with the diaphragm chamber and eliminate the need for pu ...


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C Shane Evans, Roderick M Toll, G Andrew Johnston II: Application-centric user interface techniques. Microsoft Corporation, L Alan Collins, Collins & Collins Incorporated, December 7, 2010: US07846023 (5 worldwide citation)

Various application-centric user interface techniques are described. A user can easily launch, add, or update applications. An application-centric activity center can be presented as part of a user interface for an operating system shell. A file defining metadata for an application can be defined. T ...


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Brett Humphrey, Rod Toll, C Shane Evans, G Andrew Johnston: Distributed session listing and content discovery. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon, September 20, 2011: US08024467 (3 worldwide citation)

The present invention enables a game server to provide hosting services by connecting the game server device to a peer group, notifying at least one member of the peer group of the availability of the server device, and enabling the server device to accept and respond directly to searches for the ho ...


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Andrew Johnston, Micahel Wei, Theodore C Lamson, Matthew McLean, Joseph Catanese III, Floria Cheng, Ryan R Braymer, Eric J Claude, Christian L Haller, Ralph S Paul, Ashley K Wallin: Latching anchor device. NeoTract, Steptoe & Johnson, March 11, 2014: US08668705 (2 worldwide citation)

An anchor that secures to a connector as part of an anchor assembly is disclosed. The proximal anchor includes a pair of spaced apart prongs which join together at a slot inception. The prongs are shaped and sized of a configuration to define a catch or latching structure. The prongs are configured ...


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C Shane Evans, Roderick M Toll, G Andrew Johnston II: Application-centric user interface techniques. Microsoft Corporation, Aaron Chatterjee, Andrew Sanders, Micky Minhas, May 27, 2014: US08734259 (2 worldwide citation)

Various application-centric user interface techniques are described. A user can easily launch, add, or update applications. An application-centric activity center can be presented as part of a user interface for an operating system shell. A file defining metadata for an application can be defined. T ...