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Paul Bates, Lee Keyser Allen, Diane Roberts, Jonathan P Lang: Media playback system with guest access. Sonos, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, June 21, 2016: US09374607 (21 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are provided to offer a restricted playback mode playlist mode to allow one or more participating users to access a host's media playback system and interact with a reduced subset of functions in that system. An example method includes providing, via a local media playback system ...


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Yasamin Mir Shekari, Paul Bates: Receptor-binding pocket mutants of influenza a virus hemagglutinin for use in targeted gene delivery. The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, July 9, 2002: US06416997 (18 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a lipid containing vector capable of fusing to a cell membrane and delivering a compounds contained therein to a cell, and methods of use thereof.


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Todd Ellis, Geoffrey Swales, William McInnis, Paul Bates: Resilient cushioning device for the heel portion of a sole. Reebok International, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, April 8, 2008: US07353625 (17 worldwide citation)

A shoe includes a sole for cushioning a heelstrike. The sole includes a midsole, an optional outsole, and a resilient cushioning device. The resilient cushioning device includes a bottom component, a top component sealingly attached to the bottom component, wherein the top component includes a corru ...


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Luis R Vega Zayas, Kristen Johansen, Paul Bates, Abhishek Kumar: Associating playback devices with playback queues. Sonos, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, January 5, 2016: US09232277 (7 worldwide citation)

An example method includes receiving a first command by a device to group a first playback device with at least a second playback device for synchronous audio playback. In the example method, the group is associated with a first playback queue comprising a list of one or more items for playback by t ...


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Howard Berkey, Greg Corson, John Paul Bates: Command and control of arbitrary resources in a peer-to-peer network. Sony Computer Entertainment, Martine Penilla & Gencarella, December 7, 2010: US07849203 (6 worldwide citation)

Provided is a method and apparatus for virtualizing access to resources in a distributed peer-to-peer (P2P) network. Specifically, a resource locally managed by a peer in the P2P network can be published such that other peers can identify the peer managing the resource. Any peer requesting access to ...


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Richard Paul Bates: Plate lifting clamp. Cooper Brands, Coats & Bennett, October 26, 2010: US07819448 (4 worldwide citation)

A plate lifting clamp may include a body with a slot sized to receive the plate. A contact member may be positioned at a first side of the slot, and a cam may be attached to the body and positioned at the slot across from the contact member. The cam may include a contact section that extends along a ...


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Robert Doms, Joseph Rucker, Trevor L Hoffman, Paul Bates, James Hoxie, Michael Endres, John Balliet, Dennis Kolson: Virus-like particles (VLPs) comprising heterologous multiple membrane spanning proteins. The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania, Pepper Hamilton, July 27, 2010: US07763258 (2 worldwide citation)

Enveloped virus vectors are described which comprise a cellular virus receptor protein and which are capable of fusing with a cell which comprises a viral envelope protein to which the cellular virus receptor protein is cognate. Enveloped virus vectors comprising a plurality of cellular virus recept ...


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Robert W Doms, Joseph Rucker, Trevor L Hoffman, Paul Bates, James A Hoxie, Michael J Endres, John Balliet, Dennis L Kolson: Method for the preparation of virus-like particles (VLPS) comprising heterologous multiple membrane spanning proteins. The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania, Pepper Hamilton, April 17, 2012: US08158130 (1 worldwide citation)

Enveloped virus vectors are described which comprise a cellular virus receptor protein and which are capable of fusing with a cell which comprises a viral envelope protein to which the cellular virus receptor protein is cognate. Enveloped virus vectors comprising a plurality of cellular virus recept ...


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Stumpf Paul Bates C O Eastman: Solenoid engagement sensing circuit.. Eastman Kodak Co, January 31, 1990: EP0353165-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

In a disk memory library (10), picker arms (36), operated by a pair of solenoids (14, 16), are used to remove a selected disk from a library stack of disks (12) and to place the disk in a reading/writing environment. The solenoid plunger's (17) position is determined by noting its effect on a series ...


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John Paul Bates, Nathaniel Duca: Multiprocess GPU rendering model. Google, Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, July 23, 2013: US08493399 (1 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and apparatuses, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for rendering application content are disclosed. In one embodiment a content receiver receives application content for rendering on a display unit of a computing device. A first processing unit rende ...