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Gary D Cudak, Christopher J Hardee, Adrian X Rodriguez: Identifying cost-effective parking for an autonomous vehicle. International Business Machines Corporation, Brandon C Kennedy, Grant A Johnson, Kennedy Lenart Spraggins, February 14, 2017: US09567007 (16 worldwide citation)

Identifying cost-effective parking for an autonomous vehicle, including: identifying, by a vehicle parking module, a plurality of available parking spots for parking the autonomous vehicle; determining, by the vehicle parking module, a total cost associated with each of the plurality of available pa ...


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Hans Jurgen Muller, Wilfried Sprenger: Opposing passenger-infant seat system. Deutsche Airbus, Anderson Kill Olick & Oshinsky, September 6, 1994: US05344212 (16 worldwide citation)

An opposing passenger-infant seat system for public transportation such as aircraft is disclosed, wherein an infant seat is near a passenger seat. The passenger seat is suitable for receiving an adult. The infant seat and the adult seat are arranged to be essentially facing each other. The infant se ...


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Richard M Leeds: Seating accessory. Nightgear, Gerald E Hespos, Anthony J Casella, December 9, 2008: US07461894 (14 worldwide citation)

A seating pad assembly is provided for use by travelers to increase the comfort for a seat on a public transportation vehicle or at a public transit terminal. The seating pad assembly includes a cushion formed from a viscoelastic foam and having dimensions substantially conforming to the dimensions ...


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Guimbal Jean C: Linear motor for guided transport - installation. Burns Robert E, Lobato Emmanuel J, April 9, 1974: US3802349 (14 worldwide citation)

A linear motor for a guided transport installation, notably public transportation systems on rail, which comprises a fixed field member or inductor carried by the track and a armature member carried by the vehicle or vehicles. It is characterized in that the inductor consists of a cylindrical or pri ...


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Kyle R Bowers, Benjamin P Lee, Parag N Shah, Kenneth J Gray, Benjamin M Lawler: Techniques and apparatus for controlling the temperature of a personal communication structure (PCS). Civiq Smartscapes, Goodwin Procter, April 11, 2017: US09622392 (13 worldwide citation)

Techniques for operating a personal communication structure (PCS) are described. In particular, a temperature control system for controlling the temperature of a PCS is described. The temperature control system may include a ribbed heat sink and first and second air circulation controllers. The heat ...


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William E Long, Alan Chen, Rich Gibbons: Digital vehicle microphone system and method. Clever Devices, Dilworth & Barrese, February 18, 2003: US06522754 (13 worldwide citation)

According to the present disclosure, a digital vehicle microphone system for recording and playback of announcements pertaining to vehicle stops and route information is provided for use over public address systems installed on public transportation vehicles. The system includes a microphone apparat ...


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Ralph F Osterhout, John D Haddick, Robert Michael Lohse, John N Border, Nima L Shams: Content presentation in head worn computing. Osterhout Group, GTC Law Group PC & Affiliates, February 21, 2017: US09575321 (12 worldwide citation)

A method includes receiving a personally selected geo-spatial location from a sender of digital content for the presentation of the digital content in a recipient's head-worn see-through display, and presenting, based on data indicative that the user is near the geospatial location, the digital cont ...


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Rudolf Ritter: Information system for public transportation and corresponding communication method. Swisscom Mobile, Pearne & Gordon, May 3, 2005: US06888443 (12 worldwide citation)

An information system for vehicles (35) includes a plurality of contactless transceivers (31-32) oriented in the direction of the passengers (36) that allow a data transfer at close range, with a central data processor (2). A data bus (3) is connected with the transceivers (31-32) and with the centr ...


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Barecki Chester J: Transit seat with contoured plastic shell. American Seating Company, July 24, 1973: US3747978 (12 worldwide citation)

A two-passenger seat for public transportation vehicle includes a frame of rectangular tubing with a recessed seat area for receiving a one-piece molded plastic shell which is provided with contoured seat and back areas for each of two side-by-side passengers. A single pedestal having a rectangular ...


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Herman Myburgh: Combination light fixture/HVAC duct/advertising card holder for mass transit vehicles. Richard C Litman, July 4, 2000: US06082879 (12 worldwide citation)

A combination light fixture/HVAC duct/advertising card holder for public transportation vehicles such as buses and trains. The light fixture includes a lens having a transparent bottom portion and ribbed side portions for directing light downward towards the passengers and diffusing light sideways t ...