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Rachael Berman, Stephen F Shirron, Fidelma Hayes, Kevin Peterson, Marco Ciaffi: Method and apparatus for fault tolerant BIOS addressing. Digital Equipment Corporation, David Suhl, Diane C Drozenski, Ronald C Hudgens, August 18, 1998: US05797023 (71 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is described to provide a fault tolerant power-on of a computer system, using a BIOS memory containing a primary power-on system level configuration program for a computer system and a separate memory which contains a subset of the primary power-on system level configuration program. Th ...


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David Sloo, Kevin Peterson, Michael Dixon: Smart-home hazard detector providing sensor-based device positioning guidance. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, April 28, 2015: US09019111 (36 worldwide citation)

A particular smart hazard detector may itself function as a guide during a process of installation of the same at an installation location. Additionally, the installation location of the particular smart hazard detector may play a central role in how various settings of the smart hazard detector are ...


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Wende Zhang, Kevin Peterson: Three-dimensional LIDAR-based clear path detection. GM Global Technology Operations, Carnegie Mellon University, December 11, 2012: US08332134 (20 worldwide citation)

A method for detecting a clear path of travel for a vehicle includes generating a datastream corresponding to a three-dimensional scan of a target area surrounding the vehicle from a vehicle LIDAR system, estimating a ground plane for a present vehicle location using the datastream corresponding to ...


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Kevin Peterson: Method and device for continuously laying and burying a flexible submarine conduit. Coflexip, Jacobson Price Holman & Stern PLLC, March 3, 1998: US05722793 (14 worldwide citation)

It is characterized in that it consists in using a self-propelled sea plough (1) remote-controlled via a control flexible (2), said sea plough carrying at least one reel (6) of flexible conduit (7), controlling said sea plough from a site (5) so as to lay and bury a length of the flexible conduit up ...


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Said Mohammadioun, John Kish, Ed Bryan, David Wittler, Kevin Peterson: Apparatus and method for providing notification on remote devices. Intellisync Corporation, Alston & Bird, February 1, 2011: US07881661 (5 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing notification on remote devices are provided. In architecture, the system includes a computer device for performing the operation. The computer device includes a message send module that sends a message to the remote device using an IP link and a determination module ...


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David Sloo, Kevin Peterson, Michael Dixon: Smart-home hazard detector providing sensor-based device positioning guidance. GOOGLE, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, November 10, 2015: US09183736 (2 worldwide citation)

A particular smart hazard detector may itself function as a guide during a process of installation of the same at an installation location. Additionally, the installation location of the particular smart hazard detector may play a central role in how various settings of the smart hazard detector are ...


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Kevin Peterson: Computer-implemented forum for enabling secure exchange of information. Secure Forward, Mahamedi Paradice, August 4, 2015: US09100171 (1 worldwide citation)

A secure communication forum is established through use of a network resource that is available to a host user and one or more forum users. The host user is validated and assigned a master key for his or her forum. Individual users who are to participate in the forum are assigned users keys that are ...


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Kevin Peterson, Yoky Matsuoka, Nicholas Unger Webb: Systems and methods for intelligent alarming. GOOGLE, Van Court & Aldridge, January 24, 2017: US09552711 (1 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for using state machines to manage alarming states and pre-alarming states of a hazard detection system are described herein. The state machines can include one or more sensor state machines that can control the alarming states and one or more system state machines that can contr ...


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David Sloo, Kevin Peterson, Michael Dixon: Smart-home hazard detector providing sensor-based device positioning guidance. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, November 8, 2016: US09489829

A particular smart hazard detector may itself function as a guide during a process of installation of the same at an installation location. Additionally, the installation location of the particular smart hazard detector may play a central role in how various settings of the smart hazard detector are ...


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Anthony Michael Fadell, Matthew Lee Rogers, Maxime Veron, David Sloo, Sophie Le Guen, Kevin Peterson, Yoky Matsuoka, Shigefumi Honjo: Smart-home security system with keypad device resistant to anomalous treatment. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, October 2, 2018: US10089842

Security keypad device for detecting tampering includes a keypad, a high power wireless module for communicating data via a local area network, a low power wireless module communicating data via a personal area network, and a cellular module for communicating data via a wide area network. The device ...