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Ihor Lys, George G Mueller: Smart light bulb. Color Kinetics Incorporated, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks PC, March 4, 2003: US06528954 (553 worldwide citation)

A smart light bulb is provided which may include a housing, an illumination source, disposed in the housing, and a processor, disposed in the housing, for controlling the illumination source. The housing may be configured to fit a conventional light fixture. The illumination source may be an LED sys ...


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Mueller George G, Lys Ihor A, Morgan Frederick Marshall, Blackwell Michael K: Systemes et procedes declairage a commande numerique, Digitally controlled illumination methods and systems. Color Kinetics Incorporated, Philips Solid State Lighting Solutions, BORDEN LADNER GERVAIS, June 24, 1999: CA2314163 (3 worldwide citation)

Provided herein are methods and systems for illumination. The methods and systems may include LED systems associated with a processor. Various environments and applications of processor-controlled LED systems are provided, including kinetic illumination, precision illumination, a smart light bulb, a ...


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Ian Henry Stuart Cullimore, Jeremy Walker: Ultra-small, ultra-low power single-chip firewall security device with tightly-coupled software and hardware. IOTA Computing, Carr & Ferrell, July 11, 2017: US09705848 (1 worldwide citation)

A firewall security device, system and corresponding method are provided that includes an operating system of an entirely new architecture. The operating system is based fundamentally around a protocol stack (e.g., TCP/IP stack), rather than including a transport/network layer in a conventional core ...


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Alexis Ander Kashar: System and method for alerting a user. James E Walton, June 20, 2017: US09685052 (1 worldwide citation)

The alarm monitoring system provides various alerts of events that are not readily discernable to those individuals that are deaf or hard of hearing. The system generates visual, vibratory, and high decibel alerts separately or in combination to alert the user to a wide variety of events in combinat ...


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Francis Michael Kelly, Jon Plummer, Ryan Yong Kim, Li ter Chen: Light switch controlling light source via wireless transmission. Belkin International, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton, July 18, 2017: US09713231 (1 worldwide citation)

This disclosure relates in general to a networked light switch. More specifically, the disclosure relates to a light switch that, in response to detecting a local input or motion, transmits a communication that causes another light switch to change a state of a light. This disclosure further relates ...


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Aaron Ganick, Daniel Ryan: Self-indentifying one-way authentication method using optical signals. ABL IP HOLDING, RatnerPrestia, May 15, 2018: US09973273

In one aspect, the present disclosure relates to a self-identifying optical transmitter for broadcasting a one-way authentication code using light-based communication. The transmitter may include a memory for storing an identifier of the transmitter, a processor for generating a data signal includin ...


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Daniel Ryan, Aaron Ganick, Kelby Edward Green: Method and apparatus for switching between cameras in a mobile device to receive a light signal. ABL IP HOLDING, RatnerPrestia, March 13, 2018: US09918013

In one aspect, the present disclosure relates to a method for a method for hiding a camera preview feed of a mobile device application. The method may proceed by the mobile device application enabling an imaging sensor of the mobile device, where the software of the mobile device requires the mobile ...


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Rohan Mutagi, Willy Lew Yuk Vong, Michael Dale Whiteley, He Lu: Mapping device capabilities to a predefined set. Amazon Technologies, Lee & Hayes PLLC, May 29, 2018: US09984686

Techniques for defining a set of predefined device capabilities generally offered by available voice-controllable devices are described herein. Thereafter, as a particular user introduces new secondary devices into his environment and registers these devices, the techniques may identify the capabili ...


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Sergey Musolin, Alexander Uchenov: Automated dimmer wall switch with a color multi-touch LCD/LED display. Sergey Musolin, Alexander Uchenov, Bardmesser Law Group, April 10, 2018: US09940884

An automated dimmer switch is provided. The dimmer has a color sensor display embodied into plastic or metal housing. The dimmer includes a mother board, a central processor for processing incoming data, an operating memory and a flash memory. The dimmer also has various sensors for use with corresp ...


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Farid Adrangi, Emily H Qi, Ganesh Venkatesan, Bahareh Sadeghi: Secure discovery and connection to internet of things devices in a wireless local-area network. Intel IP Corporation, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, April 24, 2018: US09954956

Apparatuses, methods, and computer readable media for secure discovery and connection to internet of things devices in a wireless local-area network are disclosed. An apparatus of a station comprising processing circuitry is disclosed. The processing circuitry may be configured to: encode a first pa ...