Lesley Silverthorn Marincola, Bryan Silverthorn, Victoria Arch, Lee Silverthorn, Joshua Milburn, William Tsai, Eric Thorne: Solar lighting with pay-as-you go technology. Angaza Design, Morrison & Foerster, September 6, 2016: US09437070

Disclosed are systems, devices and methods for providing solar lighting and power to a customer by using pay-as-you-go (PAYG) technology. The PAYG technology allows a customer to make incremental payments for a solar energy system that includes a lighting unit. The payments can be made through a sma ...

Janice M Coughlin, Tere Eggleston: Compressible decorative structure. PLOW & HEARTH, Goodman Allen Donnelly PLLC, Matthew R Osenga Esq, April 25, 2017: US09631800

A compressible decorative structure can be easily converted from a non-compressed configuration to a compressed configuration. The structure includes an inner support that is attached to a base. A movable ring slides along the inner support and is held in the compressed configuration by retaining cl ...

Steven Paolini: Recording illumination. TELELUMEN, David Millers, January 3, 2017: US09534956

Systems and methods permit use of efficient solid state emitters for broad spectrum continuous spectrum lighting defined by illumination data. The illumination data, which can be sold as a commercial product, can be recorded or authored and include spectral, temporal, and spatial information. Intens ...

Gordon Ko: Retrofit solar powered lighting assembly for flagpole. April 19, 2016: US09316365

The present invention is an assembly that changes retrofits a flagpole with a solar powered area light, whereby the flag is removed from connection with the residential flagpole and stored. The assembly optionally includes a remote control so that a user can select from a number of operational modes ...

Thomas R J Corrigan, Timothy L Quinn: Light concentrator alignment system. 3M Innovative Properties Company, Philip Y Dahl, Robert V Heiti, July 18, 2017: US09709771

The disclosure generally relates to concentrating daylight collectors and in particular to a light concentrator alignment system that can detect and correct for misalignment of the solar concentrator. The present disclosure generally relates to concentrating daylight collectors that can be used for ...

Paul Fredrick Luther Weindorf, Shadi Mere, Paul O Morris: Adjusting an electronic display based on gaze tracking. Visteon Global Technologies, Dickinson Wright PLLC, April 25, 2017: US09633626

A system for adjusting an electronic display is provided herein. The system includes a gaze tracking device to capture an image of a pupil associated with a viewer of the electronic display, and a diameter of the pupil being ascertained via the image of the pupil. In another example, the system may ...

James A Meringer: Solar-powered systems with solar cell support. MANN PATENTS, Naomi Mann, February 7, 2017: US09564852

A solar-powered system includes a mounting assembly to affix a solar active component mounted to a support member by the mounting assembly, such that both sides of the solar active component have solar exposure.

Harold Godfrey Giles: System of solar modules configured for attachment to vertical structures. SOLARTONIC, Jelic Patent Services, Stanley E Jelic, February 21, 2017: US09577572

A system of solar PV strip modules and method of use designed to integrate with vertical structures such as poles. The system and method use articulated semi-rigid solar PV strip modules and components with elastic characteristics to enable a high static-friction attachment to the structure. The sta ...