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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, 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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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 ...


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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: Thermostat user interface. Google, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, January 2, 2018: US09857961 (8 worldwide citation)

An occupancy sensing electronic thermostat is described that includes a thermostat body, an electronic display that is viewable by a user in front of the thermostat, a passive infrared sensor for measuring infrared energy and an infrared energy directing element formed integrally with a front surfac ...


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David Sloo, Shigefumi Honjo, Anthony M Fadell: Home automation input interfaces based on a capacitive touchscreen for detecting patterns of conductive ink. GOOGLE, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, December 5, 2017: US09835434 (7 worldwide citation)

An electronic device with a two-dimensional capacitance sensing area, a camera, one or more processors and memory detects a predefined capacitance distribution of an object that is placed on or near the two-dimensional capacitance sensing area. The object includes a predefined visual pattern on the ...


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Anthony Michael Fadell, Matthew Lee Rogers, Yoky Matsuoka, David Sloo, Shigefumi Honjo, Scott A McGaraghan, Michael Plitkins, Maxime Veron, Isabel Guenette: Occupant notification of visitor interaction with a doorbell at a smart-home. GOOGLE, Van Court & Aldridge, April 18, 2017: US09626841 (6 worldwide citation)

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


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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: Thermostat user interface. GOOGLE, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, November 24, 2015: US09194598 (5 worldwide citation)

An occupancy sensing electronic thermostat is described that includes a thermostat body, an electronic display that is viewable by a user in front of the thermostat, a passive infrared sensor for measuring infrared energy and an infrared energy directing element formed integrally with a front surfac ...