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9032307 Computational delivery system for avatar and background game content  
Data defining an avatar is received over a network. A sprite sheet comprising a plurality of sprites is created, using the data defining the avatar. Each sprite includes a partial rendering of the...
8976007 Systems and methods for providing biofeedback information to a cellular telephone and for using such information  
The present invention provides systems, methods and apparatus for a wearable band adapted to be worn by a user. The wearable band may include one or more biometric sensors such as a pulse monitor...
8947232 Fault-tolerant distributed fiber optic intrusion detection  
An intrusion detection system for monitoring a premises includes at least one optical cable that houses at least one optical fiber and extends about the premises. Optical time domain reflectometry...
8942676 Systems and devices for emergency tracking and health monitoring  
The present disclosure provides for systems, devices, and methods which address needs of seniors, disabled persons, or any other similar users, at a stage in life when they can still live...
8860566 Device for monitoring the lining thickness of a brake lining of a friction brake of a vehicle  
A device for monitoring the lining thickness of a brake lining of a friction brake of a vehicle is disclosed, wherein the brake lining interacts with a friction partner, such as a brake disk. The...
8836498 Occupant support with an extended functionality occupant position monitoring system  
An occupant support comprises an occupant support structure which includes an occupant position monitoring system comprising a sensor for producing a sensor output signal as a function of occupant...
8830069 Patient bed  
A patient bed with a multimedia system is disclosed. A patient can access a net work through the multimedia system, and to join a net meeting to chat with other patients. The multimedia system can...
8823508 User interfaces for enabling information infusion to improve situation awareness  
A security system is configured to display a representation of an area on a display unit, receive input from a plurality of different types of sensors that are positioned within the area, display...
8810415 Evacuation system and escape route indicator therefore  
An object, for example a building, is divided into different sections. Each section comprises a plurality of computers, each controlling an individual escape route display or a group of escape...
8791818 Virtual watch  
Embodiments of the disclosed invention include a system and a method for monitoring a location. For example, the disclosed embodiments may be utilized to monitor a border, such as, but not limited...
8779921 Adaptive security network, sensor node and method for detecting anomalous events in a security network  
An adaptive security network, sensor node and methods for detecting and responding to anomalous events in a security network are provided herein. In general, the adaptive security network...
8717162 Method, system and device for signaling, guiding and alerting  
A method for controlling guiding, signal or alert lights, particularly signal lights for an emergency escape route in a fire situation, in which method there are controlled sequentially arranged...
8639474 Microcontroller-based diagnostic module  
A portable diagnostic module may use a standardized physical interface to connect to a series of sensors. The module can be configured to accept different types of sensor outputs, and to collect...
8604932 Driver fatigue monitoring system and method  
Method and system for monitoring a vehicle driver includes an optical imaging system that obtains images of the driver, and a processor coupled to the optical imaging system and arranged to...
8593255 Method and apparatus for providing user interaction via transponders  
An approach is provided for user interaction via transponders (e.g., near field communication (NFC) tag, radio frequency identification (RFID) tag, or contactless card) disposed on a dynamically...
8552861 Biodegradable smart sensor for mesh network applications  
Embodiments of the present invention provide a method, system and computer program product for a biodegradable sensor device for mesh networking applications. In an embodiment of the invention, a...
8552879 Method and apparatus for determining the amount of media on an elevator that supports a media stack in an image production device  
A method and apparatus for determining the amount of media on an elevator that supports a media stack in an image production device is disclosed. The method may include sensing one or more...
8536990 Hospital bed with nurse call system interface unit  
A system for use in a healthcare facility having a nurse call system with a nurse call computer located remotely from patient rooms is provided. The system includes a hospital bed having...
8493227 System and method for optimizing the position of a mobile device  
A system and method for providing a visual indicator for optimizing the position of a mobile device when the mobile device is being used in a hands free mode. One or more position components in...
8477039 Providing information related to the posture mode of a user applying pressure to a seat component  
A system for producing information about the posture of a user applying pressure to a seat component is provided. A sensor structure with array of sensors is connected with the seat component,...
8466785 Method and apparatus for generating localized fire incident and fire exit route map  
A method and apparatus are provided for finding fires. The method includes providing a plurality of reference locations within a facility where each of the reference locations is associated with a...
8443458 Method and device for detecting the opening of a cover enclosing the device  
An object of the present invention is to provide a mechanism for tamper detection of electronic devices (110) in closed units which is robust and low cost. The object is achieved by a method in an...
8421606 Wireless bed locating system  
A system includes a unit having associated therewith first identification (ID) data. The unit is mountable to a room wall and has a first transmitter that transmits the first ID data wirelessly....
8417210 Methods, apparatus, and systems for emergency cellular phone communication  
A method for automatically initiating a cellular phone emergency function in response to an airbag deployment within a vehicle is described. The method includes receiving, from a vehicle sensor,...
8344872 System and method for sensing presence of media in a mailing machine  
A sensor is paired with an emitter, such as in a postage metering machine, and the sensor is calibrated for ambient light conditions. Ambient light is measured with a sensor while the emitter is...
8344860 Patient support apparatus alert system  
A system including a patient support apparatus that has an adjustable height, a brake and a siderail. The system also includes a processor receiving at least two of the following signals: a first...
8325061 System and method for mobile environmental measurements and displays  
An environmental measurement system and method are disclosed. In one aspect of the invention, the system includes a base station having a processor, a plurality of environmental detectors located...
8314716 Use of OLED technology in HVAC sensors  
An organic light emitting diode (OLED) display panel for a heating ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) sensor used for building automation controls. The OLED display will transmit information...
8310365 Control system, security system, and method of monitoring a location  
A control system for a security system having a plurality of sensors includes a sensor communication device configured to communicatively couple to the plurality of sensors and to receive a...
8306638 Mote presentation affecting  
One aspect of this disclosure relates to locating at least one position of at least one mote device; and affecting at least one presentation based at least in part on the at least one position of...
8269640 Odor-generating alarm apparatus  
One embodiment of the present invention discloses an odor-generating alarm apparatus that can ensure the reliability of a releasing operation and the odor dispersibility. In an odor-generating...
8170724 Systems and associated methods for controllably cooling computer components  
Computer systems and associated methods for cooling computer components are disclosed herein. One embodiment of a computer system includes a computer cabinet having an air inlet spaced apart from...
8151199 Computational delivery system for avatar and background game content  
Data defining an avatar is received over a network. A sprite sheet comprising a plurality of sprites is created, using the data defining the avatar. Each sprite includes a partial rendering of the...
8138882 Securing premises using surfaced-based computing technology  
An approach is provided that that uses an electronic multi-touch floor covering that has numerous sensors to identify shapes. The electronic multi-touch floor covering identifies a shape of an...
8125334 Visual event detection system  
A method for detecting an event. A number of video data streams is generated for an environment around a platform. The number of video data streams is received from a video camera system...
8120471 Hospital bed with network interface unit  
A system includes at least one computer device coupled to a hospital Ethernet, the hospital Ethernet having at least one wired access point and at least on wireless access point. The system also...
8089352 Control apparatus and method  
Provided are a control apparatus and method. The control apparatus includes: a measurement module which measures a motion of the control apparatus due to an external force; and a signal generation...
8081070 Mobile security monitoring method and system and an alarm security node in the system  
A mobile security monitoring method and system are provided. An alarm security node communicates with an intelligent security that is activated by a breach in a security zone. This breach starts a...
8077028 System and apparatus with self-diagnostic and emergency alert voice capabilities  
An emergency alert system with the capability of providing audible alerts upon the detection of a possible emergency condition or a malfunctioning system component is provided. An audible alert...
8068020 Management of resources in emergency and operational situations  
Provided is a method for designing, managing and executing response plans. Specific plan and resources are defined and a defined plan is executed either automatically or manually according to...
8068022 System and method for monitoring objects and people using a mobile device  
A system for monitoring the location of persons or objects using a wireless device, comprising at least one tag unit capable of transmitting data signals of a first type identifying said at least...
8044793 Integrated device alerts in a process control system  
An events management system coordinates the exchange of device alert or alarm information between an asset management system and one or more business systems within a process control system or...
8040232 USN middleware apparatus and method for generating information based on data from heterogeneous sensor networks and information service providing system using the same  
Provided are a Ubiquitous Sensor Network (USN) middleware apparatus and method for generating an information service based on heterogeneous sensor networks and a system for providing the...
7986226 Remote output system and method  
An ambient condition monitoring system includes a plurality of detectors such as smoke detectors, gas detectors, or fire detectors. Each of the detectors has two sets of input/output ports. One...
7864035 System and method for determining whether a cordless handset is at a base unit  
A phone, method, and system are presented for determining whether a cordless handset is positioned on a base unit of a cordless telephone. An on-base unit signal may be generated in response to a...
7856495 Identification of equipment location in data center  
Techniques are disclosed for identifying the locations of equipment in computing environments such as data centers. For example, a method of identifying a plurality of computing devices in a...
7847704 Method and device for transmitting signals from a position measuring arrangement to an evaluation unit  
A method for transmitting signals from a position measuring arrangement to an evaluation unit, the method including transmitting position signals, reference pulses, and warning signals indicating...
7796047 Apparatus for fire detection in an electrical equipment rack  
An apparatus for fire detection in an electrical equipment rack includes a suction pipe system which communicates with the rack monitored through at least one suction opening and through which a...
7792943 Identification of equipment location in data center  
Techniques are disclosed for identifying the locations of equipment in computing environments such as data centers. For example, a method of identifying a location of at least one computing device...
7772969 Vehicle with always forward system  
A system for a vehicle that includes a movable chassis and an operator station rotatable relative to the chassis. The system includes a sensor, an indicator assembly, and a controller. The sensor...

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