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Michael T Hoffman: Image file storage and retrieval system. Alphatronix, Staas & Halsey, June 2, 1998: US05761655 (441 worldwide citation)

A system which creates, stores, retrieves and displays thumbnail images. The dominant colors of the image are displayed in the thumbnail images. The dominant colors in an image are determined using groups of pixels where the average color is used to select an appropriate dominant color for display. ...


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Michael T Hoffman, Kwamina Crankson, Jason Nims: Monitoring and tracking athletic activity. Nike, Banner & Witcoff, September 10, 2013: US08533620 (45 worldwide citation)

Tracking and monitoring athletic activity offers individuals with additional motivation to continue such behavior. An individual may track his or her athletic activity by completing goals. These goals may be represented by real-world objects such as food items, landmarks, buildings, statues, other p ...


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Miles W Brown, Jordan M Rice, Aaron B Weast, Matthew V Capozzi, Michael T Hoffman, Tomislav Lakovic: Athletic watch. NIKE, Banner & Witcoff, September 22, 2015: US09141087 (44 worldwide citation)

A device for monitoring athletic performance of a user has a wristband configured to be worn by the user. The electronic module may include a controller and a screen and a plurality of user inputs operably associated with the controller. The user inputs may include a user input configured to be appl ...


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Michael T Hoffman, Miles W Brown, Aaron B Weast, Matt Capozzi, Tomislav Lakovic, James Molyneux, Jamian R Cobbett: GPS features and functionality in an athletic watch system. Nike, Banner & Witcoff, September 1, 2015: US09122250 (29 worldwide citation)

Athletic performance monitoring systems include GPS data to enhance various features of the workout as well as the post-workout data analysis. Such features include using output from multiple sensors to determine the most accurate data available for providing distance measurements for individual seg ...


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Christopher A Robinette, Hector Moll Carrillo, Matt Capozzi, Michael T Hoffman, Tomislav Lakovic: Wearable device assembly having athletic functionality. NIKE, Banner & Witcoff, August 27, 2013: US08517896 (21 worldwide citation)

A wearable device has a carrier having an aperture. A device has a USB connection and a protrusion wherein the protrusion is received in the aperture to connect the device to a wristband. The device is a USB type device having athletic functionality. The device may further be configured to receive c ...


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Michael T Hoffman: System and method for identifying transient friends. Domingo Enterprises, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, September 20, 2011: US08024431 (18 worldwide citation)

A system and method for identifying transient friends for a social network of a user are provided. A transient friend processing function obtains locations of a number of users or locations otherwise associated with the number of users. In order to identify transient friends for a first user, the tr ...


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Michael T Hoffman: System and method for identifying transient friends. Domingo Enterprises, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, June 26, 2012: US08209416 (5 worldwide citation)

A system and method for identifying transient friends for a social network of a user are provided. A transient friend processing function obtains locations of a number of users or locations otherwise associated with the number of users. In order to identify transient friends for a first user, the tr ...


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Michael T Hoffman, Kwamina Crankson, Jason Nims, Michael Levi Orenstein, Kristen Laina White: Monitoring fitness using a mobile device. NIKE, Banner & Witcoff, July 21, 2015: US09087234 (4 worldwide citation)

Athletic performance monitoring and tracking may provide multiple ways in which to track athletic movement and activity. Workouts may also be tagged with various parameters including mood, weather, terrain, athletic equipment, friends used and the like. Workout information may be shared to social me ...


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Michael T Hoffman, Kwamina Crankson, Jason Nims: Monitoring and tracking athletic activity. NIKE, Banner & Witcoff, May 24, 2016: US09345930 (3 worldwide citation)

Tracking and monitoring athletic activity offers individuals with additional motivation to continue such behavior. An individual may track his or her athletic activity by completing goals. These goals may be represented by real-world objects such as food items, landmarks, buildings, statues, other p ...


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Michael T Hoffman, Kwamina Crankson, Jason Nims, Michael Levi Orenstein, Kristen Laina White: Monitoring fitness using a mobile device. Nike, Banner & Witcoff, February 2, 2016: US09248340 (3 worldwide citation)

Athletic performance monitoring and tracking may provide multiple ways in which to track athletic movement and activity. In one example, an athletic monitoring device may include or be associated with multiple types of movement sensors and switch between the sensors or use both depending on various ...