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David W Carroll, James L Carroll, Steven V Case: Touch screen systems and methods. ViA, Patterson Thuente & Skaar P A, September 19, 2000: US06121960 (265 worldwide citation)

A screen peripheral system according to an embodiment of the invention includes a computing device for producing a main image and a touch-activated input device for generating and displaying a composite image visible to a user. The composite image simultaneously includes a representation of at least ...


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David W Carroll, Wendell L Carroll, James L Carroll, Steven V Case, Matthew H Rust: Interactive devices and methods. ViA, Dicke Billig & Czaja P A, September 4, 2001: US06285757 (243 worldwide citation)

A body-wearable interactive device with a retractable earbud and a microphone provides data, audio and voice communication with a wearable personal computing or other remote device. Full voice and display interface with a personal computer can be achieved with the use of a wireless link between the ...


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Robert L Cahlander, David W Carroll, Robert A Hanson, Alfred C Hollingsworth, Richard O Koehler, John O Reinertsen: Food preparation system and method. Restaurant Technology, Jenner & Block, December 15, 1992: US05172328 (147 worldwide citation)

A fully automated robotized system and method is provided for cooking food products. The system and method is especially useful for use in a quick service or fast food restaurant and, in one embodiment, is capable of cooking, on a fully automated basis, french fries, chicken nuggets, fish filets and ...


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Robert L Cahlander, David W Carroll, Robert A Hanson, Al Hollingsworth, John O Reinertsen: Food preparation system and method. Restaurant Technology, Jenner & Block, July 21, 1992: US05132914 (131 worldwide citation)

A fully automated robotized system and method is provided for cooking food products. The system and method is especially useful for use in a quick service or fast food restaurant and, in one embodiment, is capable of cooking, on a fully automated basis, french fries, chicken nuggets, fish filets and ...


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David W Carroll: Wearable personal computer system. Key Idea Development L L C, Patterson & Keough P A, September 10, 1996: US05555490 (101 worldwide citation)

A wearable support and interconnection structure for a modular microcomputer system having a plurality of microcomputer cards housed in a plurality of microcomputer card pockets linked by flexible circuitry and card connectors within a wearable garment. The support and interconnection structure incl ...


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David W Carroll: Wearable personal computer system having flexible battery forming casing of the system. Key Idea Development L L C, Patterson & Keough P A, November 5, 1996: US05572401 (100 worldwide citation)

A portable computer having elements for computing comprising a plurality of microcomputer elements, at least one flexible wearable member, structures for mounting a plurality of said microcomputer elements on said wearable member, and flexible signal relaying for electrically connecting said microco ...


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Robert L Cahlander, David W Carroll, Robert A Hanson, Al Hollingsworth, John O Reinertsen: Food preparation robot. Restaurant Technology, Jenner & Block, May 1, 1990: US04922435 (85 worldwide citation)

A fully automated robotized system and method is provided for cooking food products. The system and method is especially useful for use in a quick service or fast food restaurant and, in one embodiment, is capable of cooking, on a fully automated basis, french fries, chicken nuggets, fish filets and ...


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David W Carroll: LED-based light bulb device with Kelvin corrective features. Forever Bulb, Dicke Billig Czaja PLLC, February 12, 2013: US08371722 (83 worldwide citation)

An LED light bulb device including a bulb body, a cap, an LED assembly, and first and second light affecting features. The cap is mounted to the bulb body for connection to an electrical socket. The LED assembly includes a plurality of LEDs and framework. The framework maintains the LEDs relative to ...


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Robert L Cahlander, Thomas E Jung, David W Carroll, Robert A Hanson: Robotic music store. Robot Aided Manufacturing Center, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt, April 27, 1993: US05206814 (76 worldwide citation)

The invention concerns an automated vending system which uses a commercially available, multi-axis robot arm to retrieve an article from a storage location and deliver the article to a customer. The invention includes a control system which interacts with at least three entities: (a) the customers; ...


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David W Carroll, Tad D Shelfer, Phillip D Anz Meador, T Diana Anz Meador: Body-carryable display devices and systems using E.G. coherent fiber optic conduit. ViA, Patterson & Keough P A, May 2, 2000: US06057966 (76 worldwide citation)

A body-mountable display device includes an image source for producing an image, an image transmission device including at least one optically-transmissive fiber, the image transmission device being mountable on the body of a user, projection optics for receiving and relaying the image carried by th ...