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Curtis A Vock, Burl W Amsbury, Eric R Edstrom, Robert Muir Holme, Paul Jonjak, Adrian F Larkin, Perry Youngs: Shoes employing monitoring devices, and associated methods. PhatRat Technology, Lathrop & Gage LC, January 30, 2007: US07171331 (310 worldwide citation)

Methods are disclosed for determining speed or distance traveled of moving persons by utilizing sensors selectively insertable within shoes. Shoe based systems employing sensors (e.g., accelerometers) are disclosed to determine and report (e.g., via a watch or MP3 player) speed and/or distance trave ...


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Curtis A Vock, Burl W Amsbury, Eric R Edstrom, Robert Muir Holme, Paul Jonjak, Adrian F Larkin, Perry Youngs: Movement and event systems and associated methods. Apple, Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel, December 1, 2009: US07627451 (139 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a smart sensor (10) in the form of an adhesive bandage (32). The sensor (12) sticks to people and objects and wirelessly communicates with remote receivers (24). Internal detectors (12) sense conditions associated with movement or the environment of the sensor. Typically, sens ...


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Curtis A Vock, Burl W Amsbury, Eric R Edstrom, Robert Muir Holme, Paul Jonjak, Adrian F Larkin, Perry Youngs: Shoe-based weight measuring system. PhatRat Technology, Lathrop & Gage, April 1, 2008: US07353137 (43 worldwide citation)

A shoe-based weight measuring system, comprising: a shoe; one or more weight sensitive detectors constructed and arranged with the shoe to sense weight of a person wearing the shoe and walking or standing; a processor for processing signals from the detectors to determine a weight of the person; a r ...


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Curtis A Vock, Adrian F Larkin, Robert Muir Holme, Burl W Amsbury, Eric R Edstrom, Perry Youngs, Paul Jonjak: Pressure-based weight monitoring system for determining improper walking or running. PhatRat Technology, Lathrop & Gage, October 2, 2012: US08280681 (37 worldwide citation)

A system of monitoring weight of a person includes a plurality of pressure sensors integrated with a shoe, for generating wireless signals responsive to weight of a person wearing the shoe when walking or running over ground. A processor processes the signals to determine an improper walking or runn ...


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Curtis A Vock, Burl W Amsbury, Eric R Edstrom, Robert Muir Holme, Paul Jonjak, Adrian F Larkin, Perry Youngs: Methods for determining weight of a person. PhatRat Technology, Lathrop & Gage, November 17, 2009: US07620520 (8 worldwide citation)

A method for monitoring fractional weight supported by one foot of a person, comprising the steps of adhering a movement monitor device underneath the foot such that the device is compressed when weight is applied to the foot; generating wireless signals representative of a target fractional weight ...


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Gregory E Burns, Richard J Palmer, Cynthia D Mills, John H Marino, David J Burque, William K Miller, Eric R Edstrom: Hot-plug storage drive. Hewlett Packard Development Company, December 16, 2003: US06665763 (6 worldwide citation)

A drive assembly includes a carrier, a drive supported by the carrier, and an interface board. The tape drive includes a bus connector and a power connector. A plurality of cables are coupled to the bus connector and the power connector. The interface board includes an expander coupled to the cables ...


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Gregory E Burns, Richard J Palmer, Cynthia D Mills, John H Marino, David J Burque, William K Miller, Eric R Edstrom: Hot-plug storage drive. Hewlett Packard Development Company, May 3, 2005: US06889281 (4 worldwide citation)

A drive assembly includes a carrier, a drive supported by the carrier, and an interface board. The tape drive includes a bus connector and a power connector. A plurality of cables are coupled to the bus connector and the power connector. The interface board includes an expander coupled to the cables ...


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Gregory E Burns, Richard J Palmer, Cynthia D Mills, John H Marino, David J Burque, William K Miller, Eric R Edstrom: Hot-plug storage drive. Hewlett Packard Company, May 6, 2004: US20040088457-A1

A drive assembly includes a carrier, a drive supported by the carrier, and an interface board. The tape drive includes a bus connector and a power connector. A plurality of cables are coupled to the bus connector and the power connector. The interface board includes an expander coupled to the cables ...


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Curtis A Vock, Burl W Amsbury, Eric R Edstrom, Robert Muir Holme, Paul Jonjak, Adrian F Larkin, Perry Youngs: Methods for determining weight of a person. Lathrop & Gage Lc, May 17, 2007: US20070112542-A1

A method for monitoring fractional weight supported by one foot of a person, comprising the steps of adhering a movement monitor device underneath the foot such that the device is compressed when weight is applied to the foot; generating wireless signals representative of a target fractional weight ...


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Curtis A Vock, Burl W Amsbury, Eric R Edstrom, Robert Muir Holme, Paul Jonjak, Adrian F Larkin, Perry Youngs: Shoe-based weight measuring system. Lathrop & Gage Lc, May 24, 2007: US20070118328-A1

A shoe-based weight measuring system, comprising: a shoe; one or more weight sensitive detectors constructed and arranged with the shoe to sense weight of a person wearing the shoe and walking or standing; a processor for processing signals from the detectors to determine a weight of the person; a r ...