|| List of recent Merge-related patents
| Systems and methods for using separate editing applications from within electronic content creation applications while preventing data loss|
Systems and methods are disclosed that facilitate launching separate editing applications from within an electronic content creation application. A content creation application can provide one or more launch editing features for launching separate editing applications to edit the objects or object parts within content that is being created.
| Flash memory apparatus and data access method for flash memory with reduced data access time|
A data access method for flash memory includes: receiving a first data from a host terminal by utilizing a flash memory controller; transmitting and writing the first data into a single-level cell of the flash memory form the flash memory controller; and when the flash memory controller receives a second data from the host terminal, utilizing the flash memory controller to execute a copy back program to merge at least a portion of the first data stored in the single-level cell into a multi-level cell.. .
| Automated integration of content from multiple information stores using a mobile communication device|
A system, device and method are provided for merging information from a plurality of network sources using a mobile device capable. The mobile device receives data of a first type from a first network source, then merges the received data with data of a different type stored at the mobile device to create a merged data set, the merging including matching an identifier associated with the received data against an identifier associated with the stored data.
| Merging entries in a deduplciation index|
Provided are a computer program product, system, and method for merging entries in a deduplication index. An index has chunk signatures calculated from chunks of data in the data objects in the storage, wherein each index entry includes at least one of the chunk signatures and a reference to the chunk of data from which the signature was calculated.
| Etl data transit method and system|
A method and system for archiving data is provided. The method includes an extraction stage, a load stage, and a production merge stage.
| Automatic water sensor window opening system|
A system can automatically open at least one window of a vehicle when the vehicle is being submerged in water. The system can include a water collector and a water sensor, and when the water sensor detects water in the water collector, at least one window of the vehicle opens..
Wherein the chassis is arranged to translate into the case against the bias when pressed against an injection site, wherein the trigger button is at least initially coupled to the chassis in such a manner that the trigger button emerges from the case when the chassis is being pressed against the injection site so as to allow actuation by being translated towards the case for starting an injection cycle.. .
| Dual drug pen-injection device with micro-reservoirs carrying secondary drug for emergency injection|
An injection device to deliver at least two medicaments is disclosed where a first medicament is delivered in settable doses with a first medicament dose delivery mechanism and a second medicament is delivered from micro-reservoirs upon activation of a second medicament delivery system, whereby activation of the second medicament delivery system locks out the first medicament dose delivery mechanism.. .
| Spray foam splint|
Orthopedic splinting materials and methods for stabilizing an injured limb or extremity of a human or animal comprising applying a foam to the limb or extremity and allowing the foam set to sufficient rigidity, which can be in less than 60 seconds. The foam, such as a spray polyurethane foam, can be sprayed directly on the skin without producing an amount of heat release that is painful or uncomfortable on the skin.
| Modifying alert modes for electronic devices|
Embodiments of the present invention relate to an electronic device and/or program therefor configured to modify alert modes of the electronic device. Specifically, based on at least one predetermined criterion (e.g., a set of time coordinates, a calendar entry, etc.), a reduced alert mode may be activated in which the electronic device may be silenced or subject to a reduced volume.
| Dental restorative system and components|
Disclosed within is a dental restorative system including a dental abutment having a longitudinal axis, lingual and facial aspects, a base portion for engagement with a dental implant, and a tapered coronal portion. The dental abutment further includes an emergence profile portion between the base portion and the tapered coronal portion.
| Burner for uniformly heating a long furnace|
The present invention relates to a burner for a furnace with the following features: a first feed for at least one fuel, preferably with a primary outlet for an oxidizing agent, preferably oxygen; a second feed, surrounding the first feed, with at least one secondary outlet for the oxidizing agent; a third feed, surrounding the second feed, with at least one enveloping jet outlet for the oxidizing agent, wherein the second feed and the third feed are designed such that a first velocity with which the oxidizing agent emerges from the at least one secondary outlet is greater than a second velocity with which the oxidizing agent emerges from the at least one enveloping jet outlet. The second feed thereby preferably enables a first volumetric flow of the oxidizing agent that is greater than or equal to a second volumetric flow of the oxidizing agent through the third feed.
| Adjustment device for adjusting an angle of incidence of a rotor blade of a wind power plant|
The invention concerns an adjusting device for adjusting the pitch angle of a rotor blade of a wind power installation including an adjusting motor for moving the rotor blade through the pitch angle, an actuating unit for actuating the adjusting motor with electric current, wherein the actuating unit is connected to an electric power supply network, and an emergency power supply device for supplying and actuating the adjusting motor with electric current in the event of a failure of the electric power supply network, wherein the emergency power supply device has an electric storage means for storing electric energy to provide the electric current for actuation of the adjusting motor and wherein the actuating unit is adapted to charge up the electric storage means of the emergency power supply device with electric energy.. .
| Remote equipment storage apparatus with a downwardly extendable retrieval position|
An apparatus for facilitating the storage of equipment such as ladders in the upper area, but particularly in the upper area on the outside of emergency vehicles such as trucks which includes a capability of moving the ladder to an extended lower deployed position to facilitate immediate access thereto by emergency workers such as firemen. An outer bracket is connected to an inner housing through a parallel linkage with the inner housing attached to the vehicle and the outer bracket attachable to the equipment.
| Telephone system having alert module|
One telephone system embodiment having an alert module includes a base unit and at least one handheld unit. The base unit has a processor in data communication with a telephone network interface, a radio receiver, a first local transmitter, a first local receiver, and a first computer memory having a first program.
| Image processing device and method|
The present technique relates to an image processing device and method which can suppress an increase in an operation time. The image processing device has: an encoding control unit which, upon encoding independently performed per slice for dividing a picture into a plurality of pictures, controls whether or not to adopt for motion information a merge mode of merging a relevant region of an operation target with a surrounding region positioned in a surrounding of the relevant region, based on information of surrounding regions which belong to a relevant slice to which the relevant region belongs; and an encoding unit which encodes the relevant region in the merge mode or a mode other than the merge mode under control of the encoding control unit.
| Location tracking for mobile terminals and related components, systems, and methods|
A location tracking for mobile terminals is disclosed. Related components, systems, and methods are also disclosed herein.
| Transmission method and reception method for downlink signal, user equipment, and base station|
The present invention provides a dl grant transmission/reception measure for a cross-cc scheduling, when cells operating in different tdd dl-ul configurations from each other are merged. In addition, the present invention provides a measure for transmitting/receiving uplink ack/nack information for dl data transmitted according the dl grant..
| Long term evolution network billing management|
A device in a network may monitor a communications session (such as a traffic flow) and determine that the session has been affected by an adverse network condition such as equipment failure or heavy congestion. The effect of the network condition may be provided to a billing system that may proactively adjust charging for a customer associated with the traffic flow.
| Increasing failure coverage of mofrr with dataplane notifications|
An enhanced fast re-route mechanism provides increased failure coverage to a multicast communication network. If a network node detects a failure and determines that it cannot re-route multicast data, the network node sends a downstream fast notification packet (dfnp) in the network.
| System and method of high definition tomography and resolution for use in generating velocity models and reflectivity images|
A system and method are provided for determining a broadband high definition reflectivity based image for a geographical area of interest (gai). The system and method generate a conventional reflectivity image based on acquired seismic data for the gai, generate a high frequency (hf) velocity model of the gai based on the acquired seismic data, convert the hf velocity model into a low frequency (lf) reflectivity image, and adaptively merge the lf reflectivity image with the conventional reflectivity image to form the broadband hd reflectivity image of the gai..
| Light emitting element and illumination device thereof|
A light emitting element includes a transparent substrate and a plurality of light emitting diode (led) chips. The transparent substrate has a support surface and a second main surface disposed opposite to each other.
| Light emitting apparatus|
The present invention relates to a light emitting apparatus comprising at least one light emitting device and a support mechanism. The light emitting device includes a transparent substrate which light can pass through; at least one led chip emitting light omni-directionally is disposed on one surface of the substrate, and the light emitted by the led chip will penetrate into the substrate and at least partially emerge from another surface of the substrate.
| Image processing method and image display system utilizing the same|
An image display system includes a data driving circuit, a gate driving circuit and a controller chip. The data driving circuit outputs a plurality of data driving signals to provide a display image signal to a plurality of pixels on a pixel array.
| Personal alarm light apparatus and method|
A personal alarm light operates as a multi-purpose emergency tool having a power pack of batteries powering a white light beam, as well as a radially emanating red light ring. An audible alarm has a loud, typically high-pitched oscillating sound.
| Power electronic devices|
A semiconductor device or power electronic device is described. The device includes a pair of pole pieces, each having a profiled surface.
| Steering control apparatus|
A steering control apparatus includes a direct current power source, a three-phase alternating current motor, and a motor driving circuit. An emergency switching element is provided on at least two phases of a three-phase power supply line connected to the three-phase alternating current motor within the motor driving circuit, and the emergency switching element is turned off when an abnormality occurs such that the motor driving circuit is disconnected from the three-phase alternating current motor.
| Sensing device, sensing charger and sensing emergency lamp|
A sensing device includes a sensing transmitting module and a sensing receiving module respectively mounted in a first housing and a second housing. And an output terminal of the sensing transmitting module and an input terminal of the sensing receiving module are provided with a sensing coil and an electromagnetic rod respectively, the first housing and the second housings are cooperated with each other, and the electromagnetic rod is inserted into the sensing coil, so that the sensing coil or the electromagnetic rod is placed in magnetic field generated by the electromagnetic rod or the sensing coil thereby generating sensing voltage.
| Extracting energy from flowing fluids|
A barrage apparatus is a method and device for extracting energy from flowing fluids in an open flow by means of a submerged barrage or barrages that obstruct and channel flows at increased velocities to downstream turbine power take off modules. Increasing the velocity of the flow increases the amount of power available for extraction thereby providing opportunities to extract energy from low flow sites and facilitate the use of low cost small marine turbines to provide an ecologically sound, efficient and cost effective method of renewable energy extraction from fluid flows..
| Light emitting device|
The present invention relates to a light emitting device comprising a transparent substrate which light can pass through and at least one led chip emitting light omni-directionally. Wherein the led chip is disposed on one surface of the substrate and the light emitting angle of the led chip is wider than 180°, and the light emitted by the led chip will penetrate into the substrate and at least partially emerge from another surface of the substrate.
| Sapphire substrate configured to form light emitting diode chip providing light in multi-directions, light emitting diode chip, and illumination device|
A sapphire substrate configured to form a light emitting diode (led) chip providing light in multi-directions, a led chip and an illumination device are provided in the present invention. The sapphire substrate includes a growth surface and a second main surface opposite to each other.
| Method and device for plugging of a subsea well|
A method and a device are for plugging a submerged well in which a wellhead valve is arranged at the seabed. The method includes: moving a perforation tool into the well and perforating a first perforation in the wall of an inner casing; perforating a second perforation in the wall of the inner casing at a considerable distance from the first perforation; filling a casting substance into at least a portion of an annulus between the first perforation and the second perforation; placing a connection housing between the well and the wellhead valve; performing the first perforation through the pipe wall of at least the inner casing at a height level at which the perforation enables access to the wall of a borehole; setting a packer in the inner casing between the two perforations; connecting a stinger to the connection housing, the stinger communicating with the first perforation; circulating fluid through an annulus located outside the inner casing, between the first perforation and the second perforation to clean the annulus; and filling a casting substance into the inner casing below the packer and at least into a portion of the annulus between the first perforation and the second perforation..
| Hydraulic block for a hydraulic unit of a slip-controlled hydraulic vehicle brake system|
A hydraulic block for a hydraulic unit of a slip-controlled hydraulic vehicle brake system includes a row of receptacles for brake pressure buildup valves and a row of receptacles for brake pressure reduction valves arranged parallel to the row of receptacles for the brake pressure buildup valves. The hydraulic block further includes installation spaces for damper chambers arranged between the receptacles for the brake pressure buildup valves and the brake pressure reduction valves to allow space-saving accommodation of damper chambers.
| Gas purifying device for energy saving and preventing spraying waste water indiscriminately and method thereof|
A gas purifying device for energy saving and preventing spraying waste water indiscriminately includes: a container (103) containing a proper quantity of purifying liquid; a waste gas incoming pipe (101) having a channel mouth (102) for introducing waste gas, wherein the channel mouth (102) is contacted with and provided in the purifying liquid in the container (103) and is submerged by the purifying liquid; and safe gas discharge channels (107, 109) for purified gas. A cross-sectional area of a narrowest part of the safe gas discharge channel (107, 109) is greater than a smallest part of the waste gas incoming pipe (101), so as to ensure a smooth operation of the gas discharge channel.
|Secure access to personal health records in emergency situations|
A system including a server system, a user terminal and a hardware token, for providing secure access to a data record. The server system comprises storage means (1) for storing a plurality of data records, a data record (2) having associated therewith a sequence of secrets(14)shared with a hardware token (60) corresponding to the data record (2), the server system(100) further being arranged for storing user authentication information (3).
|Inboxes for documents, music, videos, and photos|
A method and system for collecting, aggregating, and displaying type specific content in an inbox like view are described. An inbox manager collects information about data objects that are stored locally and stored remotely.
|System and method for viewing and marking maps|
The present invention is directed to a method and device for obtaining, viewing and marking maps in real time. Maps are obtained from a list of maps, the maps are then viewed on interactive tabletop displays allowing a user to visualize a mapped location and “markup” points on the map.
|Method of annotating portions of a transactional legal document related to a merger or acquisition of a business entity with graphical display data related to current metrics in merger or acquisition transactions|
A method is provided for annotating portions of a transactional legal document related to a merger or acquisition of a business entity. An electronic data source is maintained that stores data related to a plurality of different metrics in merger or acquisition transactions.
|Resuscitation device with expert system|
A resuscitation device for automatic compression of victim's chest using a compression belt which exerts force evenly over the entire thoracic cavity. The belt is constricted and relaxed through a motorized spool assembly which repeatedly tightens the belt and relaxes the belt to provide repeated and rapid chest compression.
|Artifical general intelligence system and method for medicine|
A medical general intelligence computer system and computer-implemented methods analyze morpho-physiological numbers for determining a risk of an emergent disease state, determining an emergent disease state, predicting a pre-emergent disease state, determining a pre-emergent disease state, and/or predicting a risk of a pre-emergent disease state.. .
|Light steel keel connecting structure|
A light steel keel connecting structure, comprising at least two light steel keels, each of which has a connecting surface connecting with the other light steel keel, and connecting pieces for connecting the light steel keels, characterized in that concaves are provided on each of the connecting surfaces respectively which are depressed toward inside of the light steel keels, and the concaves of two connecting surfaces which are connected vertically are disposed by way of embedding, and at least two connecting holes are provided at corresponding positions of two concaves that are embedded, respectively, and the connecting pieces are provided within the connecting holes in a state of connection. The terminals of the connecting pieces at one end where depression sides of the concaves are located do not go beyond outer edges of the openings of the concaves on the same side as the terminals of the connecting pieces.
|Textual information extraction method using multiple images|
A method for extracting textual information from a document containing text characters using a digital image capture device. A plurality of digital images of the document are captured using the digital image capture device.
|System for extracting text from a document|
A system including a data processing system, a network interface for communicating over a network, and a program memory storing instructions configured to cause the data processing system to implement a method for extracting textual information from images of a document containing text characters. The method includes receiving a plurality of digital images of the document over the network.
|Handling emergency service calls originating from internet telephony|
A method and system for interfacing internet protocol-enabled emergency calls to a public 9-1-1 system are described. The method can include routing an emergency call originating from internet protocol telephony to a data network via a routing device which may include an identifier.
|Emergency communications management|
Emergency communications systems and methods are provided herein. According to some embodiments, methods for mediating transmission of an emergency communication may include establishing a communications path between an emergency response entity and a communications device of a reporting party in response to an emergency event, and delivering to the emergency response entity an alert communication from the communications device, the alert communication comprising at least a location of the communications device and visual content captured by the communications device..
|Inbound call screening for particular accounts|
A system and method for improving the handling, management, and retention of particular accounts. An allowable calling number list is generated via a suitable mechanism such as a call center.
|Low frequency electro acoustic transducer and method of generating acoustic waves|
An electroacoustic transducer submersible in an immersion fluid (8) for underwater acoustic communications, includes two horns (3a, 3b), a counterweight (4), two electroacoustic motors (1a, 1b), aligned along an axis of symmetry (6), the opposite ends of the motors being respectively connected to a horn, the unit consisted by the electroacoustic motors, the counterweight and the horns being able to generate a longitudinal electroacoustic resonance mode. The transducer includes a rigid and hollow cylindrical part (5) extending around the counterweight, the cylindrical part having an axis merged with the symmetry axis of the transducer, the inside of the cylindrical part forming a fluid cavity able to be filled with the immersion fluid, the electroacoustic motors and the cylindrical part being so dimensioned that the fluid cavity forms an acoustic coupling between the longitudinal electroacoustic resonance mode and a circumferential resonance mode of the cylindrical part..