Vincent Le Chevalier Vincent Le Chevalier
Garth Conboy, Mark Foster, Vincent Le Chevalier, John Rivlin, Khin Zaw: Power controller for an electronic reader device. Hunton & Williams, March 12, 2013: US08395483 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method for controlling the power of an electronic reader device is provided. The system for controlling the power of an electronic reader device may comprise a computing apparatus that may receive a command from a host system to change the power state a power controller. The system may ...

Jens Nagel
Donald Remboski, Kenneth Douros, Judith Lee Gardner, Robert Michael Gardner, Joshua B Hurwitz, Robert H Leivian, Jens Nagel, David John Wheatley, Clifford A Wood: Method and apparatus for vehicle operator performance assessment and improvement. Motorola, Kevin Wills, August 2, 2005: US06925425 (135 worldwide citation)

A method of assessing vehicle operator performance includes the steps of receiving vehicle operating data (502); monitoring an interior portion of the vehicle and receiving operator activity data from the interior portion vehicle (504); receiving vehicle environment data from the environment externa ...

Craig Allen
David B Taubenheim, Thomas Raymond Nolan, Craig Allen Lee, Bradley Davis: Selective call device and method for providing a stream of information. Motorola, Keith A Chanroo, May 9, 2000: US06060997 (82 worldwide citation)

A selective call device (130) has a receiver (204) for receiving information at a first rate and a switch (229, 230) for selecting a streaming mode for providing the information. A processor (210) for determining when the streaming mode is selected, and in response thereto, creates a buffer (221, 22 ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: Generating deportment and comportment cohorts. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, July 23, 2013: US08493216 (20 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer program product for generating deportment and comportment cohorts. Digital sensor data associated with an individual is received. The digital sensor data comprises event metadata describing a set of events associated with the individual. The set ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: System and method for detection of earthquakes and tsunamis, and hierarchical analysis, threat classification, and interface to warning systems. International Business Machines Corporation, Yee & Associates P C, John R Pivnichny, April 6, 2010: US07693663 (14 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented method of producing macro-view conclusion data related to a seismic event. The method includes receiving at a processing center a set of data related to a parameter of a seismic event. The parameter is measured using a vibration sensor of a hard disk drive of a computer at a k ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert L Angell, James R Kraemer: Use of RFIDs to measure flow-rates of materials flowing through piping. International Business Machines Corporation, Dillon & Yudell, August 23, 2011: US08004414 (3 worldwide citation)

Material passing through a piping is laced with Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags. As the RFID tags pass an RFID sensor, which is either adjacent to or within the piping, a flow-rate of the material is determined by counting the rate at which the RFID tags pass the RFID sensor.

Wee Piak Chan
Wee Piak Chan, Tai Wee Khoo, Huan Fong Tan, Kee Fatt Chen: Locking seal with tamper indication and notification device. Amplus Communication, Pyprus, November 2, 2010: US07825811 (3 worldwide citation)

A locking device comprising a lock body having a through hole, a bolt member having a longitudinal bore therethrough and an insertion end which is inserted into the through hole of the lock body. The bolt member is further having a retaining pin disposed within the longitudinal bore and a resilient ...

Wee Piak Chan
Wee Piak Chan: Apparatus and method of acquiring and storing data of close contacts. Amplus Communication, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, Stephen M De Klerk, July 1, 2008: US07394370 (3 worldwide citation)

A method of recording close contacts for disease control, the method including the steps of using a device to transmit identity and date/time of contact details to a similar device for each close contact. Identity details of the similar device are received and store for at least predetermined time f ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert L Angell, James R Kraemer: Qualitative/quantitative analysis of a material using RFIDs. International Business Machines Corporation, Dillon & Yudell, February 1, 2011: US07880611 (2 worldwide citation)

Unpackaged bulk material is made up of components that have been laced with RFID tags. By interrogating the RFID tags, the different components are identified and quantified, thus providing a quick assay of the bulk material.

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert L Angell, James R Kraemer: Tracking genetically modified organisms with RFIDs. International Business Machines Corporation, Dillon & Yudell, January 11, 2011: US07868768 (2 worldwide citation)

A Genetically Modified Organism (GMO) is tracked using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags. A bulk load of GMOs, which is intended for consumption by livestock only, is laced with RFID tags at or near a time of harvest. If the RFID tags appear in a product that is intended for human consumpti ...