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GRUBER THOMAS ROBERT: Intelligent automated assistant. Apple, Raubvogel Amir H, July 21, 2011: WO/2011/088053 (152 worldwide citation)

An intelligent automated assistant system engages with the user in an integrated, conversational manner using natural language dialog, and invokes external services when appropriate to obtain information or perform various actions. The system can be implemented using any of a number of different pla ...


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GRUBER Thomas R, SABATELLI Alessandro F, ANZURES Freddy A, PITSCHELL Donald W, AYBES Alexandre A, VOAS Edward D, MARCOS Paul D: GÉNÉRATION ET TRAITEMENT DÉLÉMENTS DE TÂCHE QUI REPRÉSENTENT DES TÂCHES À RÉALISER, GENERATING AND PROCESSING TASK ITEMS THAT REPRESENT TASKS TO PERFORM. Apple, GRUBER Thomas R, SABATELLI Alessandro F, ANZURES Freddy A, PITSCHELL Donald W, AYBES Alexandre A, VOAS Edward D, MARCOS Paul D, WILLIAMS Gary S, December 6, 2012: WO/2012/167168 (96 worldwide citation)

Techniques for processing task items are provided. A task item is electronic data that represents a task to be performed, whether manually or automatically. A task item includes one or more details about its corresponding task, such as a description of the task and a location of the task. Specifical ...


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GRUBER THOMAS, KEEN DAN, BRIGHAM CHRISTOPHER, NOVICK GREGORY, PHIPPS BENJAMIN: [fr] Utilisation dinformation contextuelle pour faciliter le traitement des commandes pour un assistant virtuel, [de] Benutzung von Kontextinformation um die Verarbeitung von Kommandos in einem virtuellen Assistenten zu ermöglichen, [en] Using context information to facilitate processing of commands in a virtual assistant. Apple, April 3, 2013: EP2575128-A2 (70 worldwide citation)

[en] A virtual assistant uses context information to supplement natural language or gestural input from a user. Context helps to clarify the user's intent and to reduce the number of candidate interpretations of the user's input, and reduces the need for the user to provide excessive clarification i ...


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GRUBER Thomas Robert, SADDLER Harry J: [fr] INTERFACES UTILISATEUR SADAPTANT AUTOMATIQUEMENT POUR PERMETTRE UNE INTERACTION SANS LES MAINS, [en] AUTOMATICALLY ADAPTING USER INTERFACES FOR HANDS-FREE INTERACTION. Apple, BREGMAN Dion M, April 4, 2013: WO/2013/048880 (65 worldwide citation)

[en] A user interface for a system such as a virtual assistant is automatically adapted for hands-free use. A hands-free context is detected via automatic or manual means, and the system adapts various stages of a complex interactive system to modify the user experience to reflect the particular lim ...


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Gruber Thomas J, Lyth William W: Solid state timing control for single cycle progressive lubricating systems. Eaton Yale & Towne, April 11, 1972: US3656140 (9 worldwide citation)

A lubrication control system for dispensing a measured amount of lubricant within a predetermined period of time having a lubrication dispensing piston, an electronic timing circuit responsive to movement of the piston and a warning device controlled by the timing circuit for signalling a failure of ...


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Gruber Thomas: Pharmaceutical formulation containing dye. Gruber Thomas, PICCIANO Dante J, February 27, 2003: WO/2003/015531 (7 worldwide citation)

Methods and compositions for preventing abuse of dosage forms comprising an opioid analgesic and an aversive agent (e.g., a dye) in an effective amount to deter an abuser from administering a tampered form of the dosage form intravenously, intranasally, and/or orally are revealed.


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Gruber Thomas: Generating control signals using the impedance of parts of a living body for controlling a controllable device. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Gruber Thomas, VAN DER VEER J L, December 22, 2005: WO/2005/121939 (6 worldwide citation)

In such a method and system, firstly, at least an electrically conducting first connection to a first body area (3a) of the whole body of a living being is established and at least an electrically conducting second connection to a second body area (3b) of the whole body of the living being at a dist ...


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Gruber Thomas Joseph: Lubricant distributor.. Eaton Yale & Towne, August 6, 1969: GB1160336-A (4 worldwide citation)

1,160,336. Lubricating. EATON, YALE & TOWNE, Inc. 1 May, 1967 [29 April, 1966], No. 20060/67. Heading F2A. A lubricator comprises a manifold block 19 to which all lubricant conduits to or from the lubricator are attached, and a valve block 20 containing a reciprocatable piston member, the blocks bei ...


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Gruber Thomas: Menu generator device and menu generating method for complementing video/audio signals with menu information. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Gruber Thomas, VAN DER VEER Johannis L, November 4, 2004: WO/2004/095456 (4 worldwide citation)

In a menu generator device (1) for complementing video/audio signals (VA) with menu information (MI), which audio/video signals (VA) may possibly be divided into a plurality of sequences, there are provided a read-in stage (2) for reading in the video/audio signals (VA), an analyzing stage (3) for g ...


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Butter Rainer, Gruber Thomas Dr, Negele Oswin Dr, Planert Albert: Rotary atomizer for saving rinsing agent. Industra Industrieanlagen Masc, August 2, 2006: EP1685909-A1 (2 worldwide citation)

Rotational sprayer has a symmetrical bell-shaped body (1) with nose part (2), cover part (3) with divergent surface (8) and steering gas ring (7) with at least one steering gas nozzle (13,13'). The divergent cover has a shoulder (11) between nose and cover part, which extends ring-like around the no ...