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Greg Gonzales, Brian D Baker, Sara White: Method and apparatus for providing distributed control of a home automation and control system. Microsoft Corporation, Christensen O&apos Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, December 21, 2004: US06834208 (80 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing distributed control of a home automation and control system is provided. Each device participating in a home automation and control system is equipped with control logic for providing distributed control. Through the control logic, each device maintains scene def ...


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Perry W Auger, Neil Crumbleholme, Brian D Baker, Peter A Hudson: Article footwear with removable heel pad. Nike, Banner & Witcoff, January 30, 2007: US07168188 (41 worldwide citation)

An article of footwear includes a sole assembly, an upper secured to the sole assembly, a heel counter secured to the upper, and a heel pad removably attached to an inner surface of the heel counter.


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Greg Gonzales, Brian D Baker, Sara White: Method and apparatus for providing distributed scene programming of a home automation and control system. Microsoft Corporation, Christensen O&apos Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, November 23, 2004: US06823223 (39 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing a simple user interface for programming scenes and multi-way groups in a home automation and control system is provided. Each device participating in the home automation and control system is equipped with control logic for providing the simple programming interf ...


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Greg Gonzales, Arlee C Swensen, Brian D Baker: Method and apparatus for providing distributed control of a home automation system. Microsoft Corporation, Christensen O Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, March 8, 2005: US06865428 (34 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing distributed control of a home automation system is provided. Each device participating in a home automation system is equipped with control logic for providing distributed control. Through the control logic, each device maintains scene definitions describing the ...


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Greg Gonzales, Brian D Baker, Sara White: Method and apparatus for providing distributed scene programming of a home automation and control system. Microsoft Corporation, Christensen O Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, November 29, 2005: US06970751 (32 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing a simple user interface for programming scenes and multi-way groups in a home automation and control system is provided. Each device participating in the home automation and control system is equipped with control logic for providing the simple programming interf ...


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Greg Gonzales, Brian D Baker: Method and apparatus for providing a dynamic resource role model for subscriber-requester based protocols in a home automation and control system. Microsoft Corporation, Christensen O Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, January 24, 2006: US06990379 (30 worldwide citation)

A method of dynamically selecting a role for a resource device employed in a scene automation and control system is provided. The method comprises providing an object in a resource device having a plurality of predetermined roles that are dynamically settable, said roles including a requester role a ...


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Perry W Auger, Brian D Baker, Andrew Caine, Sergio Cavaliere, Daniel W Peter, Timothy J Smith: Traction elements. NIKE, Banner & Witcoff, June 4, 2013: US08453349 (24 worldwide citation)

Traction elements for an article of footwear can include stabilizer elements. An extendable traction element for an article of footwear can include an elongatable extender attached to another portion of a sole structure. An actuator can rest within the extender and cause elongation of the extender i ...


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Brian D Baker, John Hurd, James Molyneux, Blake Rhulen: Cable tightening system for an article of footwear. Nike, Plumsea Law Group, March 5, 2013: US08387282 (22 worldwide citation)

A tightening system for an article of footwear includes a cable disposed between an upper and a sole plate. The upper includes a flexible main body and an exoskeleton covering a portion of the flexible main body in an instep region. The cable is attached to the exoskeleton so that the exoskeleton is ...


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Brian D Baker, Alexandre Baudouin, John A Droege, Erez Morag, Morgan Stauffer: Ball control insert. NIKE, Plumsea Law Group, May 17, 2011: US07941943 (19 worldwide citation)

An article of footwear can receive an insert having ball control elements. The ball control elements protrude through a tongue of the upper to engage other surfaces. The inserts may be purchased separately from the article of footwear and interchanged to be used in a variety of conditions.


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Greg Gonzales, Brian D Baker, Sara White: Providing distributed scene programming of a home automation and control system. Microsoft Corporation, Christensen O Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, August 29, 2006: US07099723 (16 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing a simple user interface for programming scenes and multi-way groups in a home automation and control system is provided. Each device participating in the home automation and control system is equipped with control logic for providing the simple programming interf ...