David Simon: Personal communication device with bar code reader for obtaining product information from multiple databases. Yahoo, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, Gerald T Gray, December 13, 2005: US06974078 (109 worldwide citation)

A communication system including a personal communication device that allows a user to communicate over the Internet with a network of multiple remote databases and to search the databases for desired product-related information from any location. The communication device includes an input mechanism ...

David Crawford Gibbon, Robert Edward Markowitz, Behzad Shahraray, Steven David Simon: Method for communicating audiovisual programs over a communications network. AT&T, February 23, 1999: US05874986 (96 worldwide citation)

Audiovisual programs are transmitted over a low-bandwidth network in a compressed form in which the number of video frames has been reduced by selecting "significant" frames. The user sees a series of still images accompanying an apparently full audio channel. The frames are downloaded to the user i ...

David Simon legal representative, Peter Tolchinsky, Jack T Kavalieros, Brian S Doyle, Suman Datta: Dual crystal orientation circuit devices on the same substrate. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, August 4, 2009: US07569857 (95 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention provide a substrate with a device layer having different crystal orientations in different portions or areas. One layer of material having one crystal orientation may be bonded to a substrate having another crystal orientation. Then, a portion of the layer may be amorphi ...

Bradley Jascob, David Simon, Paul Kessman, Aaron Smith: Method and apparatus for electromagnetic navigation of a surgical probe near a metal object. Surgical Navigation Technologies, Harness Dickey & Pierce, October 21, 2003: US06636757 (92 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for electromagnetic navigation of a surgical probe near a metal object. The electromagnetic navigation system includes a transmitter coil array and a shield. The transmitter coil array has a plurality of transmitter coils and is operable to generate the electromagnetic field t ...

Kevin Graham Boone, David Simon Holder: Electrical impedance tomography method and apparatus. BTG International, Pillsbury Madison & Sutro, July 6, 1999: US05919142 (83 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for use in imaging a body uses electrical impedance tomography (EIT). A plurality of electrodes are provided in electrical contact with the body around the periphery of the body. A first electrical input signal is applied to at least one of the electrodes over a first time per ...

David Simon, John Ivey: Independent modules for LED fluorescent light tube replacement. iLumisys, Young Basile, June 4, 2013: US08454193 (67 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein are embodiments of a LED fluorescent tube replacement lamp and lighting modules from which the lamp is constructed. One embodiment of a replacement lamp includes a plurality of interchangeable lighting modules that are configured to be electrically connected to adjacent modules. The ...

David Simon, John Ivey, Philip Kosarek, Craig Mackiewicz: Mechanisms for reducing risk of shock during installation of light tube. iLumisys, Young Basile, September 3, 2013: US08523394 (34 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is an LED-based light for replacing a fluorescent bulb in a conventional fluorescent light fixture. The LED-based light includes a housing having a first end opposing a second end, a circuit board disposed within the housing and extending along a longitudinal axis of the housing, at ...

David Simon: A cable holder. David Simon, May 31, 2006: GB2420552-A (33 worldwide citation)

A cable holder has an outer surface to receive a cable wound therearound. The cable holder has two spaced apart apertures 1, 2, extending through the entire thickness of the body 3 for securing the cable to the body 3. The apertures 1, 2 can comprise holes or slits and can serve to grip the cable. T ...

Keith A McMillen, David Simon, Matthew Wright: Communications network interface, and adapter and method therefor. Zeta Music Partners, Dougherty Hessin Beavers & Gilbert, January 9, 1996: US05483535 (33 worldwide citation)

An interface for a peer-to-peer communications network, such as a token ring network, uses a master-slave serial communications controller and an adapter to enable the interface to operate in a peer-to-peer mode on the network.

David Simon Rhys: Nappy having an uneven outer surface when wet. David Simon Rhys, March 4, 2009: GB2452260-A (28 worldwide citation)

A nappy comprises a first liquid permeable layer 2 adapted to lie against a person, an outer layer 3 of liquid impermeable material, absorbent material 4 between the inner 2 and outer 3 layers and spaced tie members 7 connecting the inner layer 2 and the outer layer 3 together through the absorbent ...