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Anthony M Fadell, Matthew L Rogers, David Sloo, Michael J Matas, Fred Bould, Shigefumi Honjo, Brian Huppi, John B Filson: Thermostat user interface. Nest Labs, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, October 2, 2012: US08280536 (122 worldwide citation)

A thermostat for controlling an HVAC system is described, the thermostat having a user interface that is visually pleasing, approachable, and easy to use while also providing ready access to, and intuitive navigation within, a menuing system capable of receiving a variety of different types of user ...


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Anthony M Fadell, Matthew L Rogers, David Sloo, Michael J Matas, Fred Bould, Shigefumi Honjo, Brian Huppi, John B Filson: Thermostat user interface. Nest Labs, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, June 5, 2012: US08195313 (121 worldwide citation)

A thermostat for controlling an HVAC system is described, the thermostat having a user interface that is visually pleasing, approachable, and easy to use while also providing ready access to, and intuitive navigation within, a menuing system capable of receiving a variety of different types of user ...


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Sophie Le Guen, David Sloo, Anthony M Fadell, Matthew L Rogers, Shigefumi Honjo, Jay Logue, Grant Erickson, Nick Webb, Jeffrey A Boyd, James B Simister, Jesse W Boettcher, Timo A Bruck, Kevin Coppock, Shiney Rossi: Hazard detection unit facilitating user-friendly setup experience. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, June 2, 2015: US09049567 (45 worldwide citation)

A method for establishing a pairing between a hazard detector and an online account may include instantiating an application on a mobile computing device and receiving a first code from a central server. The application may receive a second code from printed material associated with the hazard detec ...


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Anthony M Fadell, Matthew L Rogers, David Sloo, Michael J Matas, Michael Plitkins: Thermostat user interface. Nest Labs, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, July 16, 2013: US08489243 (40 worldwide citation)

A thermostat for controlling an HVAC system is described, the thermostat having a user interface that is visually pleasing, approachable, and easy to use while also providing ready access to, and intuitive navigation within, a menuing system capable of receiving a variety of different types of user ...


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David Sloo, Nick Webb, Matthew L Rogers, Anthony M Fadell, Jeff Lee, Sophie Le Guen, Andrew W Goldenson: Smart-home hazard detector providing useful follow up communications to detection events. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, March 24, 2015: US08988232 (20 worldwide citation)

Ambient amount of a hazardous condition may be monitored. A mode may be set to a state indicative of the hazardous condition being present in the ambient environment. It may then be determined that the amount of the hazard in the ambient environment has dropped below a threshold hazardous condition ...


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Brian Huppi, John B Filson, Fred Bould, David Sloo, Matthew L Rogers: System and method for integrating sensors in thermostats. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, February 24, 2015: US08961005 (17 worldwide citation)

Provided according to one or more embodiments is a thermostat having a housing, the housing including a forward-facing surface, the thermostat comprising a passive infrared (PIR) motion sensor disposed inside the housing for sensing occupancy in the vicinity of the thermostat. The PIR motion sensor ...


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Anthony M Fadell, Matthew L Rogers, Yoky Matsuoka, David Sloo, Maxime Veron, Shigefumi Honjo: Devices, methods, and associated information processing for security in a smart-sensored home. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, December 8, 2015: US09208676 (15 worldwide citation)

This patent specification relates to apparatus, systems, methods, and related computer program products for providing home security objectives. More particularly, this patent specification relates to a plurality of devices, including intelligent, multi-sensing, network-connected devices, that commun ...


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Anthony M Fadell, Matthew L Rogers, David Sloo, Michael Plitkins, Shigefumi Honjo, John B Filson, Michael J Matas, Fred Bould, Brian Huppi: Round thermostat with flanged rotatable user input member and wall-facing optical sensor that senses rotation. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, April 7, 2015: US08998102 (12 worldwide citation)

A sleek, low-profile wall-mountable thermostat for controlling an HVAC system is described. The thermostat includes a ring-shaped controller that rotates about a central axis, and an optical sensor directed away from the central axis and toward a radially inward-facing surface of the ring-shaped con ...


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Yoky Matsuoka, Daniel A Warren, Anthony M Fadell, Matthew L Rogers, Helen Vo: User-relocatable self-learning environmental control device capable of adapting previous learnings to current location in controlled environment. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, October 17, 2017: US09791839 (12 worldwide citation)

A thermostat device may include a processing system configured to learn a heating schedule at a first location according to an automated schedule learning algorithm that processes inputs including user inputs and occupancy sensing inputs and derives schedule-affecting parameters therefrom that are p ...


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Alastair R Gourlay, Timo Bruck, Anthony M Fadell, Matthew L Rogers, David Sloo, Michael Plitkins, Shigefumi Honjo, John B Filson, Michael J Matas, Fred Bould, Brian Huppi: Thermostat user interface. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, November 3, 2015: US09175871 (10 worldwide citation)

A system including a thermostat user interface for a network-connected thermostat is described. The system includes a thermostat including a frustum-shaped shell body having a circular cross-section and a circular rotatable ring, which is user rotatable for adjusting a setting of the thermostat. The ...