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Paul Butterworth, Joseph Cortopassi, Sean Fitts: Flexible multi-platform partitioning for computer applications. Forte Software, David J Crosby Heafey Roach & May Larwood, October 10, 1995: US05457797 (288 worldwide citation)

A method of partitioning an application program by defining an application program for execution on at least two interconnected computers, selected from at least two classes of computers without considering what specific machine environment will be used at run time. Partitioning includes defining tw ...


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Steve Thomas, Paul Butterworth: Cursor assist mode. NAVICO HOLDING, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, November 15, 2016: US09495065

Described herein are implementations of various technologies for a method and apparatus for providing marine electronic data. In one implementation, a screen may display marine electronic data. A cursor may be provided that is movable by placement of a finger over the cursor. A request to display th ...


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Paul Butterworth: Adjusting parameters of marine electronics data. NAVICO HOLDING, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, June 7, 2016: US09361693

A non-transitory computer-readable medium having stored thereon computer-executable instructions which, when executed by a computer, cause the computer to: display marine electronics data on a screen of a multi function display unit; receive a request to adjust the parameter of the marine electronic ...


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Paul Butterworth, Andrew Corbett: Residue indicators. Navico Holding, Pramudji Law Group PLLC, Ari Pramudji, September 1, 2015: US09122366

A non-transitory computer-readable medium having stored thereon a plurality of computer-executable instructions which, when executed by a computer, cause the computer to: receive a user input at a remote computer communicably coupled to a host computer over a network; and display one or more residue ...


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Paul Butterworth: Quick split mode. NAVICO HOLDING, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, September 13, 2016: US09442636

Described herein are implementations of various technologies for a method and apparatus for displaying marine electronic data. In one implementation, a non-transitory computer-readable medium having stored thereon computer-executable instructions which, when executed by a computer, causes the comput ...


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Paul Butterworth: Systems and associated methods for measuring the length of a fish. NAVICO HOLDING, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, March 27, 2018: US09928611

Embodiments of the present invention seek to provide an accurate way to measure the length of a fish. Some embodiments of the present invention propose utilizing a known length of a marker within a camera view or picture to determine the length of the fish also shown in the same camera view or pictu ...


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Mark N Harnett, Geoffrey Morrish, Paul Butterworth, Alan Peter Davis, Thomas E H Isaacson, Jake Hawkins, Mark Griffith, David M Simons: Unmanned vehicle control and operation in a marine environment. NAVICO HOLDING, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, July 10, 2018: US10019002

Many different types of systems are utilized or tasks are performed in a marine environment. The present invention provides various configurations of unmanned vehicles, or drones, that can be operated and/or controlled for such systems or tasks. One or more unmanned vehicles can be integrated with a ...


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Paul Butterworth, Chris Richardson, Peter Stevens: Autopilot display system. Navman New Zealand, Banner & Witcoff, October 18, 2007: US20070244639-A1

Embodiments of the invention provide an autopilot display system and method that provides a simultaneous display of two possible positions or courses. The system can display the predicted position of a vessel if a first autopilot maneuver is selected and the predicted position of the vessel if a dif ...


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Paul Butterworth: Variable height golf tee. Dennison Schultz Dougherty & Macdonald, February 16, 2006: US20060035727-A1

An adjustable height golf tee whereby a golfer can set his/her preferred tee height for whichever club he or she decides to use, employs an interference fit between two components namely a plug which is mounted on a base and has a series of external ridges, and a tee piece which is hollow and resili ...