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8903683 Cable with field-writeable memory  
A method includes monitoring a use of a cable assembly that includes a communication cable terminated by a termination module. Data indicative of the use is written to a writeable non-volatile...
8635792 Cycle counter for wheeled tractor scraper  
A cycle counter for a wheeled tractor scraper is disclosed. The cycle counter may have an ejector configured to push material from a bowl of the wheeled tractor scraper, a sensor configured to...
8495251 Hardware method for detecting timeout conditions in a large number of data connections  
Tracking several open data connections is difficult with a large number of connections. Checking for timeouts in software uses valuable processor resources. Employing a co-processor dedicated to...
8266129 System for endoscope data management, and system and data manager for washing data management  
A system for endoscope data management of an endoscopic image of a body acquired by an endoscope is provided. An image filing apparatus retrieves the image from the endoscope, and records data of...
8218711 Replaceable accessory for a small electrical appliance and method of monitoring the usage of the accessory  
An accessory for a small electrical appliance, such as a brush attachment for an electric toothbrush or a shaving component for an electric shaving apparatus, including a data memory and a...
8081730 Monitoring device for connectors  
An exemplary monitoring device includes: a time chip connected to a connector to generate a time signal and a count signal when the connector is working, the time signal indicating how long the...
7986168 Semiconductor apparatus and anomaly detection method of the same  
A semiconductor apparatus includes an arithmetic circuit that executes a program based on an operating clock signal input through a clock transfer node, an internal oscillator that generates an...
7872505 Semiconductor apparatus and anomaly detection method of the same  
A semiconductor apparatus includes an arithmetic circuit that executes a program based on an operating clock signal input through a clock transfer node, an internal oscillator that generates an...
7866566 Method for operating a tachograph and tachograph for carrying out the method  
In a method for transferring data from a tachograph (1) onto a smartcard (3), the smartcard (3) is moved out of and back into the tachograph (1) by an electromotive drive (8) as a function of...
7853533 Method and system for identifying users and detecting fraud by use of the internet  
A method and system for detecting and preventing Internet fraud in online transactions by utilizing and analyzing a number of parameters to uniquely identify a computer user and potential...
7850071 Portable tool and work management data collection system  
A work management data collection system 1 is provided with a data collection mechanism in a tool 2, and by counting a number of times a work operation has been executed or the like, obtains a...
7800025 Apparatus for controlling an electrical cooker and related method thereof  
The present invention provides a micro-control unit a RC oscillator for generating a reference clock, a plurality of touch switches for generating a transition signal indicating one of the touch...
7664618 Trend monitoring and diagnostic analysis method and system for failure protection and for predictive maintenance of a vacuum pump  
The present invention such as active diagnostic algorithms is developed not only to realize the early detection of degraded vacuum pumps for the protection of pump failure but also to provide...
7571076 Performance monitor device, data collecting method and program for the same  
A performance monitor device includes an input unit to input both of address information and event occurrence information, an address mask unit to determine an address area to which each piece of...
7499832 Control unit that manages the usage of electrical devices  
A control unit is disclosed for controlling the usage of an electrical device, such as a television. The control unit maintains a plurality of time accounts for a plurality of users. The control...
7466788 Electronic applicator counter  
The present disclosure relates to applicator counters and assemblies for counting, recording and transmitting cycles of machines, tools and the like. An applicator counter assembly for operative...
7398180 Vehicle technician time clock tool  
A vehicle technician time clock tool comprises a computer-implemented interface to a database, wherein the database contains vehicle service task-related information and time-related information,...
7287177 Digital reliability monitor having autonomic repair and notification capability  
An integrated circuit, including: a pulse generator adapted to generate a pulsed signal; a cycle counter adapted to count cycles of the pulsed signal; one or more repairable circuit elements; and...
7154814 Digital engine hour meter for outdoor power equipment  
A digital engine operating time measuring apparatus for an internal combustion engine. The apparatus is powered by a magneto of the engine and accumulates engine operating time only when the...
7132939 Integrated self-powered tire revolution counter  
A self-powered tire revolution counter includes a motion sensitive power generation mechanism, a power conditioner, a pulse detector, a microcontroller, and, optionally, a radio frequency (RF)...
7120220 Non-volatile counter  
A non-volatile counter circuit includes a state machine having a first input for receiving one or more control signals, a second input for receiving a current count value, a third input for...
7041946 Energization cycle counter for induction heating tool  
An induction heat treating process with a remote sensor for monitoring the duration of energization of an induction heating coil each time the induction heating coil is consecutively cycled. An...
6965883 Charging mechanism for multicasting  
An apparatus for calculating a cost of receiving multicast data from a multicast session. A multicast network includes at least one multicast service, each multicast service including at least one...
6965098 Energization cycle counter for induction heating tool  
An induction heat treating process with a sensor for monitoring the duration of energization of an induction heating coil each time the induction heating coil is consecutively cycled. The sensor...
6950490 Fault state detection mechanism for a ring-counter-based frequency divider-by-N that generates non-overlapping N-phases of divide-by-N clocks with 1/N duty ratio  
A fault state detector for a ring counter is formed from unit current sources each switched under the control of a different one of the outputs of the ring counter. The currents switched in that...
6925139 Microprocessor comprising a self-calibrated time base circuit  
The present invention relates to an integrated circuit comprising a first clock circuit delivering a first clock signal, a second clock circuit delivering a second clock signal, a first counting...
6922456 Counter system and method  
A system and method for performing counting operations for a plurality of components is disclosed. A memory stores a plurality of counts from different components. The memory is coupled to a...
6904114 Ones counter employing two dimensional cellular array  
A ones counter that accepts a binary input word of ones and zeros and provides a binary output word indicative of the number of ones within the input word. A two-dimensional array is built with a...
6898261 Method and apparatus for monitoring event occurrences  
Method and apparatus for monitoring event occurrences, e.g., from an event signal, where a register and a counter are employed. In one embodiment, the register is designed to have a capture bit...
6898538 Method and system for the adjustment of an internal timing signal or a corresponding reference in an integrated circuit, and corresponding integrated circuit  
A method for adjusting a duration of an internal timing signal in an integrated circuit with a value close to a typical value of the duration may include activating the internal timing signal in...
6895069 Apparatus for counting rotation frequency of numeral wheel of meter for remote meter reading system  
Disclosed is an apparatus for counting the rotation frequency of a numeral wheel of a meter to be used for a remote metering system. A light reflection tape is coated on one of low placed numeral...
6895311 Method and device for the plotting of scanned information, in particular operating data for a motor vehicle  
A method and a device for recording the curve of information. The information is scanned using a specifiable scanning period. The information is specifically the operating data of a motor vehicle....
6860298 Host computer for use in loom user supporting system, loom user supporting system, loom user supporting method  
A host computer is used in a supporting system for supporting a user of a plurality of looms. The host computer includes a database section for storing specifications information relating to...
6842742 System for providing early warning preemptive postal equipment replacement  
An improved system for providing early warning preemptive postal equipment replacement. Selected performance parameters the postal equipment are monitored and compared against predetermined...
6815650 Energization cycle counter for induction heating tool  
An induction heat treating process with a sensor for counting the amount of cycles attributable to an inductor coil. The sensor is preferably a counting mechanism attached to or embedded within...
6804562 Method and apparatus for overload-free driving of an actuator  
The invention relates to a method for overload-free driving of an actuator, in which an activation counter is incremented or decremented each time an activation request signal occurs, in which,...
6751282 Signal active percentage monitor  
A method and apparatus are arranged to provide a multi-bit digital signal that represents a normalized percentage of time that a signal is active. The apparatus includes an N-bit counter that is...
6735269 Revolution counter  
A revolution counter; includes a base body having a sensor arrangement and a power supply device which supplies energy to the sensor arrangement, and a rotary element connectable to a revolving...
6721385 Revolution counter for determining a number of revolutions of a rotary element  
A revolution counter includes a single sensor which scans movement of a rotary element and generates a raw signal commensurate with a rotary position of the rotary element for ascertaining one of...
6707873 Usage competent hand soap dispenser with data collection and display capabilities  
A device which measures individual employee usage of a liquid product or hand soap dispenser as part of an overall hygiene compliance program. The dispenser consists of a self-contained...
6618711 Programmable supervisory circuit and applications thereof  
The invention herein provides a supervisory circuit which is adapted to monitor an input signal and produce as an output signal, a parametric signal corresponding to the input signal. The circuit...
6556643 Majority filter counter circuit  
An improved DDLL containing a majority filter counter circuit is disclosed. The majority filter counter circuit is located between the phase detector and the shift register of the DDLL. The...
6542568 Soap dispenser having reward program  
A system for rewarding and encouraging compliance with a predetermined personal hygiene standard in a hygiene compliance program. The system comprises a fluid dispenser. The fluid dispenser...
6519310 Hardware event based flow control of counters  
An integrated circuit chip includes counters. Each one of the counters counts data events, There are a plurality of registers associated with the counters. At lease one of the registers controls...
6473485 Charge pump leakage current compensation systems and methods  
A leakage current compensation system and method is disclosed that reduces frequency spurs and phase offset in a frequency synthesizer. The leakage current is determined based on the phase offset...
6470063 Method and device to update data transfer count for disc drive  
Method and device to update a data count in a data transfer operation in which a data counter generates an intermediate count value in accordance with a first amount of data to be transferred to a...
6456134 Duty cycle discriminating circuit having variable threshold point  
A duty cycle discriminating circuit used, for example, in a VTR includes an up/down counter with sign bit for counting up or counting down a count clock signal depending on a potential level of a...
6453250 Method and apparatus for detection of missing pulses from a pulse train  
A method and apparatus for detection of missing pulses from a repetitive pulse train including signal detection circuits for capturing the rising and/or falling edges of an input signal,...
6438193 Self-powered tire revolution counter  
The rotation of a pneumatic tire is monitored by a self powered tire revolution counter. A piezoelectric (“piezol”) element is mounted in the tire in a manner so as to be subjected to periodic...
6421408 Counter logic for multiple memory configuration  
The present invention is an efficient system and method for flexible masking of output bits from a counter. The maskable counter system and method of the present invention modify the chain carry...

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