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Greg Puschnigg, Michael Krummey: Method and system for controlling power to an electrically powered device. Green Power Technologies, Clause Eight IPS, Michael Catania, June 21, 2011: US07964989 (15 worldwide citation)

A system and method for remotely controlling power to an electrically powered device in a simple and efficient manner is disclosed herein. The system comprises an apparatus, an electrically-powered device and a controller. The apparatus comprises a cord, an alternating current outlet socket, an alte ...


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Dennis J Dupray, Frederick W LeBlanc, Charles L Karr, Sheldon F Goldberg: Locating a mobile station and applications therefor. TracBeam, Dennis J Dupray, March 31, 2015: US08994591 (14 worldwide citation)

A location system and applications therefor is disclosed for wireless telecommunication infrastructures. The system is an end-to-end solution having one or more location systems for outputting requested locations of hand sets or mobile stations (MS) based on, e.g., CDMA, GSM, GPRS, TDMA or WIFI comm ...


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Prapan Paul Tinaphong: Method and apparatus for harvesting energy. Audiovox Corporation, Gerald T Bodner, January 29, 2013: US08362745 (14 worldwide citation)

An energy harvesting circuit includes one or more broadband or narrow band antennas to detect WIFI (wireless fidelity) or other RF (radio frequency) signals. The signals are rectified and voltage multiplied, and the resultant DC voltage is provided to a power management circuit. The output of the po ...


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Anton Okmyanskiy, Mickael Graham, Mark Grayson: System and method for hand-in disambiguation using user equipment WiFi location in a network environment. Cisco Technology, Patent Capital Group, September 22, 2015: US09143995 (13 worldwide citation)

An example method is provided in one example embodiment and includes receiving a handover request from a first radio network to handover a user equipment (UE) to a second radio network, wherein the handover request includes an international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI) for a user associated wit ...


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Darrin W Kabel, Jonathan C Burrell: System and method for wirelessly linking electronic marine components. Garmin, Devon A Rolf, June 21, 2005: US06909946 (13 worldwide citation)

A system and method for wirelessly linking electronic marine components (14) to associated displays (16) to reduce or eliminate the need for application-specific wiring between the components (14) and the displays (16). The system includes an electronic component (14) adapted for mounting on a marin ...


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Heather Marie Callanan Knight, Jae Kyu Lee, Hongshen Ma, Lauren Kattany: Wheelchair alarm system and method. The General Hospital Corporation, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Quarles & Brady, June 19, 2012: US08203454 (13 worldwide citation)

A wheelchair alarm system and method for preventing falls for patients at risk by recognizing the gesture of a patient attempting to stand. The wheelchair alarm system uses an array of proximity sensors and pressure sensors to create a map of the patient's sitting position, and then uses gesture rec ...


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Stephen S Boyle, Giacomo Lami, Nicolas Ruggieri, Thang Dao: Method and system for personalized venue marketing. Joingo, Clause Eight IPS, Michael Catania, April 30, 2013: US08433342 (13 worldwide citation)

A method and system for personalized venue marketing is disclosed herein. An application that is resident on a mobile communication device of a patron sends personally identifiable information and the identifying device address to a server when the patron enters a venue. The server associates the id ...


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James T Kajiya: Low-cost, steerable, phased array antenna with controllable high permittivity phase shifters. Microsoft Corporation, Christensen O Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, April 25, 2006: US07034748 (13 worldwide citation)

A low-cost, steerable, phased array antenna suitable for use in wireless fidelity (WiFi) and other wireless telecommunication networks, in particular multi-hop ad hoc networks, is disclosed. Various embodiments of an antenna assembly that includes a plurality of linear phased array antennas fed by c ...


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Antti Vaha Sipila, Jarkko Oikarinen: Apparatus, method and computer program product providing enforcement of operator lock. Nokia Corporation, Harrington & Smith, November 22, 2011: US08064598 (12 worldwide citation)

A data blob has an operator's certificate that specifies a network. The data blob is encrypted by the network using a private key that authenticates that a user device owns a MAC address. The network sends the encrypted data blob to the user device, which decrypts it using a private key that is loca ...


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Jacek Grzegorz Zoladek, Colin David Goodall, Douglas John Preece, Gary Thomas Pepper: Vehicle telemetric system. Netistix Technologies Corporation, Victoria Donnelly, IP MEX, October 17, 2006: US07123164 (12 worldwide citation)

A vehicle telemetric system comprises vehicle interface units (VIUs), wireless gateways, and a central host. The VIU in a vehicle collects data over the OBD-II bus and stores the data in the form of Data Point Records (DPRs) in an on-board flash memory. When the VIU is within wireless range of a gat ...



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