Bobbi J Sweet, Jeff Graves: Liquid overflow platform and container for small appliances. Pedersen and Company PLLC, Barbara S Pedersen, Ken J Pedersen, September 10, 2013: US08528466 (1 worldwide citation)

The liquid-overflow platform and container device includes a generally horizontal platform for catching overflow liquid from a small appliance, such as a coffee maker, and a container attached beneath the platform that receives the liquid flowing through apertures in the platform. The apertures are ...

Derry Shribman, Ofer Vilenski: System and method for improving internet communication by using intermediate nodes. Hola Networks, May Patents, August 22, 2017: US09742866 (1 worldwide citation)

A method for fetching a content from a web server to a client device is disclosed, using tunnel devices serving as intermediate devices. The client device access an acceleration server to receive a list of available tunnel devices. The requested content is partitioned into slices, and the client dev ...


James Stacy Annis, Jeremy T Wolters: Stand mixer wiping beater. Whirlpool Corporation, November 12, 2013: US08579496 (1 worldwide citation)

A mixing beater for a small appliance includes a metallic frame including an arm; a rigid plastic shell extending over the arm; and only one scraper. The scraper extends over the rigid plastic shell and has a flexible blade configured to contact an inner surface of a mixing bowl when viewed in a fir ...

Jürgen Heβ, Vladimir Proseanic, Piotr Skierman: Fluid container of a household appliance. BSH Hausgeräte, Jordan IP Law, Todd A Vaughn, August 15, 2017: US09731865 (1 worldwide citation)

A fluid container of a household appliance, the fluid container having a retaining region to hold fluid and which has at least one oligodynamic surface, and a household appliance that includes on such fluid container.

Racquel L Scarberelli: Infant bottle and food warmer. Robert C Montgomery, Montgomery Patent & Design, August 19, 2014: US08809745 (1 worldwide citation)

A portable heating apparatus designed to heat infant bottles and food jars utilizes steam as the heating medium in order to provide a more thorough and effective heating environment. The apparatus is a small appliance operated by an electric power cord which plugs into a wall outlet or a motor vehic ...

Nicolas Gilbert, Herve Denoual: System and method for communication reproducing an interactivity of physical type. RENAULT s, Oblon McClelland Maier & Neustadt L, August 15, 2017: US09733738 (1 worldwide citation)

To reproduce an interactivity of physical type between at least two parties or participants in a meeting, the system comprises at least one display screen (20, 21, 22) which comprises a first device arranged so as to detect at least one position of a human finger by measuring a first physical quanti ...

Blaimberger Frank, Grundel Christoph, Maly Peter, Obermaier Anton, Schacht Manfred, Stiegel Susanne: System for small devices with enhanced input facilities. Siemens, August 21, 2002: EP1233597-A2 (1 worldwide citation)

Small appliance system, mobile phone, comprises an input unit (1) with input means (3) and an output unit (2) connected to the input unit via plug type connections (5, 6). Output and input units can be connected in different orientations relative to each other and the input unit has input elements o ...

Richard A Comfort: Easily locatable night light/holder. Andra M Finkel, January 26, 1988: US04722038 (1 worldwide citation)

The present invention comprises holder to be used by the blind or other visually impaired persons to locate items on a night table. The holder comprises a power inlet to the device, and a power outlet such as an AC socket into which may be plugged a reading lamp, bedside radio, etc. The device of th ...

Schuster Dieter, Dieck Leopold E Dr: Shredding device for small appliance and contaminated small appliance disposal method. Schleicher & Co Internat, May 28, 2003: EP1314444-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

The device for breaking up small objects such as, in particular, used syringes and the like comprises a cutting unit (14) which automatically comminutes small objects (24) so that their final volume is reduced to a fraction of their initial volume. AN Independent claim is included for a method of di ...