|| List of recent Prom-related patents
|Systems and methods of gesture-based detection of driver mobile device|
A vehicle may be configured to prompt for a gesture-based identifying action, the action to be performed via moving a device, thereby identifying the device for association as the driver device; identify movement of the device in accordance with the gesture-based identifying action; and associate the device, moved in accordance with the gesture-based identifying action, as the driver device.. .
Ford Global Technologies, Llc
|Techniques for interfacing a user to an online meeting|
A technique is directed to interfacing a user to an online meeting. The technique includes performing an evaluation operation on a set of input/output (i/o) devices available for use by the user during the online meeting, each i/o device of the set being constructed and arranged to perform a same i/o function.
Citrix Systems, Inc.
|Smart phone having emergency call button|
The present invention relates to a smart phone having an emergency call button, including an emergency button (110) which is engraved on a rear surface of the smart phone so as not to protrude from the rear surface and has a touch detection unit (111) provided on the rear surface of the smart phone to detect a touch signal according to manipulation of a user, and a decompression detection unit (112) provided on a lower portion of the touch detection unit (111) to detect a decompression signal according to the manipulation of the user; and an emergency call transmission unit (120) which, when the touch signal and the decompression signal are received from the emergency button (110), transmits preset emergency rescue request information to a guardian terminal (10) and an agency server (20) and records a voice coming from the scene of an accident in real time and transmits the live recording information to a mobile communication company server (30). According to the present invention as described above, when an emergency situation occurs, a smart phone user touches and decompresses a single emergency button provided on the rear surface of a smart phone instead of decompressing a plurality of buttons so as to transmit emergency information to a preset guardian terminal and agency server, thereby promoting the touching and decompressing of the emergency button while preventing the user from panicking in the emergency situation, the emergency button is engraved on the rear surface of the smart phone so as to insert the emergency button into the inside of a case, thereby minimizing friction or interference according to normal use of the smart phone, and the emergency information is transmitted to the preset guardian terminal and agency server as soon as the user decompresses a button-type camera provided on the rear surface of the smart phone, thereby transmitting the emergency situation without the need for an additional button..
|Industrial protocol system authentication and firewall|
Aspects of the present invention provide machines, systems, and methods in which industrial control systems may be secured from compromise and/or disruption via authentication and firewall. In particular, an industrial controller may: randomly generate an exchange key and send the exchange key to a client device in response to a transaction request originating from the client device; combine the exchange key with a locally stored pass key to produce an authentication code; and compare a challenge key received from the client device to the authentication code to determine a match between the challenge key and the authentication code.
Rockwell Automation Asia Pacific Business Center Ptd. Ltd.
|Internet device architecture to save power and cost|
Embodiments of the invention provide a processorless state-machine based system-on-chip solution for a network device to transfer data across internet or a large network. The data communication part of the network device can be compromised to use much simpler protocols.
|Pattern inspection method, pattern formation control method, and pattern inspection apparatus|
According to one embodiment, in a pattern inspection method, a guide pattern is formed on a substrate. A block copolymer is applied on the guide pattern.
Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
|Analysis device and analysis method|
Provided is a technique of analyzing particles in real time while collecting and condensing the particles continuously. Gas and/or particles as a detection target substance that are attached to an authentication target 2 are removed by air flow from a blowing region 5.
|Variable capacitor compromising mems devices for radio frequency applications|
A variable capacitor (300) comprises cells (200, 400) that have an rf electrode (202, 402) coupled to a bond pad (30). Each cell comprises a plurality of mems devices (100) the capacitance of which can be changed by means of a movable electrode.
Cavendish Kinetics, Inc.
|Lighted mounting apparatus|
A lighted mounting apparatus for a promotional glass holder including a channel which is lined on the bottom by a led strip, a pair of extrusions to receive and hold a promotional glass, and a low voltage power supply.. .
|Dynamic and individualized scheduling engine for app-based learning|
Systems and methods can dynamically set user-specific schedules for prompting users to access educational content objects. An educational performance metric is identified for a user.
Pearson Education, Inc.
Method for operating a gaming system
The present invention discloses a method for operating a game, which comprises a step of using hash algorithm to encrypt the initial game result that generated by a random generator of the game system. Further, when the game is ended, all the game results may be revealed to the participator, therefore determining the change of result during operation of the game by participator is possible.
Taupe Overseas Limited
Realtor-client connection solutions
Methods and systems for providing potential property buyers with prompt access to available realtors are disclosed. A system user may request a showing of a selected property by a realtor within a predetermined amount of time.
10 Minute Realty, Llc.
Online marketplace system with a bidding platform
Disclosed is an online marketplace system that includes a marketplace platform, a database, and an analytics module. The marketplace platform includes a customer portal and a business portal, wherein the customer portal is used by a customer to submit a request for quote and the business portal is used by selected vendors to input offers or bids.
Method and system of distributing, advertising, and fundraising
This disclosure provides a method and system using an internet-connected computing device to distribute, advertise, promote, sell, and fundraise with advertising budgets allocated in whole or in part to designated third-party beneficiaries in exchange for advertising placement alongside free or fee-based digital or physical content. Content owners may provide multiple forms of advertising for sponsors.
Multi-platform promotions for mobile devices
A process of providing services to a merchant to enable delivery of promotional materials performed by at least one or more first computing devices including at least tangible computing elements. The process includes the steps of receiving merchant account information for the merchant; generating a client identifier, a distributor authorization, an application programmer interface key, a certificate for a native part of a first computing device operating system that is configured to receive promotional materials, and a certificate for an application program of a second computing device operating system that is configured to receive promotional materials; receiving pass setup information from the merchant; and generating a tracking link for the merchant.
Multi-platform promotions for mobile devices
A process of delivering promotional materials performed by at least one or more first computing devices including at least tangible computing elements. The process includes the steps of receiving over a network a request from a second computing device based on a tracking link being activated on the second computing device, determining a platform and operating system for the second computing device, and delivering the promotional material to a native part of the operating system or to an application program running on the second computing device based on the platform and operating system..
Upgrade notifications and promotions for electronic devices
Methods and implementations of providing device upgrade notifications and determining device upgrade eligibility and device trade-in values are described herein. These techniques include operations to determine and obtain an upgrade status of a device (and a device's contract status with a service provider), determine and obtain characteristics of the device, determine and obtain a promotional offer for an upgrade of the device, and generate and display a promotional offer that may be output on the device itself.
Bby Solutions, Inc.
Systems and methods to create a geographic heatmap
A plurality of location data points is collected by a system, each location data point of the plurality of location data points corresponding to a request received at a central server from a user device of a user among a group of users. A geographic heatmap is created based on the collected plurality of location data points, the geographic heatmap identifying density distributions of the plurality of location data points, the density distributions being concentrations of the location data points included in each of a plurality of identified locations.
Method, device and system for on-line payment information transmission
A method, device and system for on-line payment information transmission are disclosed. The method includes: upon detecting a payment order which pertains to a payment account: sending by a server via a port number which contains verification information, a prompt message to a communication account tied to the payment account, the verification information to prompt a reply from a user to send back a payment confirmation message; receiving by a terminal, the payment confirmation message input by the user, wherein the terminal corresponds to the communication account, and sending by the terminal via the communication account to the port number, the payment confirmation message; receiving by the server via the port number, the payment confirmation message; extracting by the server, the verification information from the port number according to the received payment confirmation message, and processing the payment order according to the verification information..
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Co., Ltd.
Wireless customer and labor management optimization in retail settings
Techniques and system configurations for tracking customers and employees in a commercial environment such as a retail store are described herein. Customer devices that are operated by an associated customer may be tracked to determine customer shopping activities in a retail store, and to obtain promotions or affect targeted results based on the customer's activity and a profile associated with the customer.
Bby Solutions, Inc.
System and leaving and retrieving social traces
Methods and applications (apps) for capturing, storing, retrieving and presenting social traces, which are records of previous visits of friends and contacts of a user to specific locations. Both physical (geographical) and virtual (network) locations are supported.
Device for processing information, and method and program for managing chronological information
An information terminal device configured with a presentation section, a prompt detection section, and a control section. In the presentation section, future items and past items with each of which a piece of time information is associated are arranged and presented in chronological sequence on respective regions divided by using a current time display column indicating a current time as a border, based on the respective pieces of time information.
Nec Casio Mobile Communications, Ltd.
Method, system, and computer program for monitoring performance of applications in a distributed environment
A method, system, and computer program include receiving a request string, and mapping the received request string to a distinguishable request string and a collapsible request string. The received request string may be in the form of a jsp, a servlet, and remote enterprise java bean calls.
International Business Machines Corporation
Context enriched application text translation
A multilayered context enriched text translation interface includes a simulation layer comprising one or more text objects and a translation layer. The interface displays one or more mimicked views of an application gui in the simulation layer.
International Business Machines Corporation
Font resource management
Techniques are disclosed that allow a user to control how an operating system maintains, updates, installs, and uses font resources provided in a font resource repository. A font resource management module can be configured to detect conflicts between font resources and prompt the user to resolve such conflicts.
Adobe Systems Incorporated
Projection method and electronic device
The present disclosure discloses an information processing method and an electronic device. The information processing method is applied to the electronic device, which includes an image capture unit and a projection unit.
Lenovo (beijing) Co., Ltd.
Numerical controller for machine tool with efficient regular inspection function for components
Provided is a numerical controller for a machine tool having an efficient regular inspection function for components adjusted to the environment and condition of use of the machine tool. A state quantity for estimating the life of a component is measured and accumulated for each component, and a notification prompting inspection of the component is issued when a resultant cumulative value reaches a reference value.
Method, device and computer storage medium for detecting power consumption of an application
Provided is a method for detecting power consumption of an application, including following steps: when a screen of a mobile terminal is turned on, detecting wakeup times, wake-lock time duration and cpu utilization of applications in the time duration of screen-off by a device for detecting power consumption of an application; prompting that power consumption of an application is abnormal by said device when said application satisfies at least one of following conditions: wakeup tunes reach a first threshold value; wake-lock time duration reaches a second threshold value; cpu utilization reaches a third threshold value. The method provided in the present disclosure is capable of detecting whether power consumption of an application is abnormal.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
Interactive venue assistant
Methods and systems for assisting a user at an event and venue are described. A user is guided or navigated to different points of interest at a venue.
Process for drying sludge
The invention relates to a process for drying sludge having the following steps: a) applying a sludge having a dry matter content of 15% to 30% to a floor of a drying hall (10), or sludge already present, b) predrying the sludge in the drying hall (10), wherein the sludge is mixed, c) introducing at least a part of the predried sludge into a heated thermal dryer (12), wherein the sludge introduced in each case into the thermal dryer (12) is replaced in the drying hall (10), by carrying out the step a), by a sludge having a dry matter content of 15% to 30% which then likewise passes through step b), d) drying the sludge in the thermal dryer (12) to a dry matter content of 80% to 95%, wherein air (14) taking up moisture from the sludge flows over or through the sludge, wherein the air (14) is brought to a temperature in a range from 70° c. To 160° c., or wherein, by heating the sludge, water vapour is liberated from the sludge, wherein the sludge, after achieving the dry matter content of 80% to 95%, is discharged from the thermal dryer (12), wherein the sludge discharged from the thermal dryer in each case is replaced by predried sludge by carrying out step c), which predried sludge then likewise passes through step d), e) passing the air (14) heated in step d), or the water vapour through a first region of a heat exchanger (17), through which ambient air (16) passes in a second region, wherein the air (14) heated in step d) or the water vapour releases heat to the ambient air (16), with condensation of the moisture present in the heated air or in the water vapour, wherein the heated air (14) or the water vapour is cooled to a temperature in the range from 10° c.
Connection a braided hose
A method is provided for connecting a tubular structural element to a braided hose. The method includes placing the braided hose in the tubular structural element, placing a blow hose in the braided hose and applying internal pressure to expand the braided hose into contact with the tubular structural member.
Dr. Ing. H.c. F. Porsche Aktiengesellschaft
Fluid homogenizer system for gas segregated liquid hydrocarbon wells and homogenizing liquids produced by such wells
A system and method for improving the flow characteristics of gaseous slug-laden liquid hydrocarbon wells, particularly from horizontal, of similar boreholes. The invention provides a system and method which essentially homogenizes the liquid and the gas, utilizing a unique flow tube arrangement and a sequence of steps by first breaking up and separating the slugged gas from the liquid at a first location, and then gathering it into holding location—i.e., an annulus section—where it is re-introduced in controlled amounts into the liquid downstream of the first location.
Saudi Arabian Oil Company
Manufacturing depositing a material and a socket for use therein
A manufacturing apparatus deposits material on a carrier body. The manufacturing apparatus includes a housing defining a chamber.
Hemlock Semiconductor Corporation
Method of diagnosing cancer comprising detection of the methylation signature in the htert promoter
A method of diagnosing cancer in a mammal is provided. The method includes the steps of determining in a nucleic acid-containing sample from the mammal the degree of dna methylation of a target region within the htert promoter from the nucleotide at about position −157 to the nucleotide at about position −580, or a corresponding target region in a tert promoter in a mammal other than a human, to yield a sample methylation signature, determining the baseline degree of dna methylation of the target region in a control sample to yield a control methylation signature, comparing the sample methylation signature to the control methylation signature and rendering a diagnosis of cancer when there is at least 1.5 times more methylation in the sample methylation signature as compared to the control methylation signature.
The Hospital For Sick Children
Gas phase biocatalysis method and process
A method of enzyme conversion comprises the steps of immobilising an enzyme composition on a support material; drying the support material and enzyme composition to form a solid phase immobilised enzyme system; contacting the system with one or more reagents in the gas phase; allowing the enzyme system to convert the reagent(s) to product(s); wherein the enzyme composition may comprise a single enzyme or a first enzyme plus a second enzyme or multiple enzymes; and a co-factor which may be converted between first and second states; wherein the co-factor in the first state promotes reaction of the first enzyme; and wherein the co-factor in the second state promotes reaction of the second enzyme; or wherein the co-factor oscillates between first and second states with multiple enzymes.. .
Conditional expression of transgenes in vivo
The present invention relates to a method of producing a cell comprising a conditionally active transgene in its genome, the method comprising (a) introducing into the cell a targeting vector, wherein the targeting vector comprises (i) a 5′ recombinase recognition site specifically recognised by a first recombinase, wherein the first recombinase is endogenously present in the cell or wherein the first recombinase or a nucleic acid molecule encoding said first recombinase in expressible form is introduced into the cell; followed by (ii) a 5′ recombinase recognition site specifically recognised by a second recombinase, wherein the second recombinase is not endogenously present or is not active in the cell; followed by (iii) a selection cassette comprising a positively selectable marker gene; followed by (iv) a 3′ recombinase recognition site specifically recognised by a third recombinase, wherein the third recombinase is not endogenously present or is not active in the cell; followed by (v) the transgene; followed by (vi) a 3′ recombinase recognition site specifically recognised by a fourth recombinase, wherein the fourth recombinase is endogenously present in the cell or wherein the fourth recombinase or a nucleic acid molecule encoding said fourth recombinase in expressible form is introduced into the cell; wherein the genome of the cell comprises a 5′ recombinase recognition site and a 3′ recombinase recognition site that are identical to the recombinase recognition sites of (i) and (vi), and wherein said recombinase recognition sites comprised in the genome of the cell are located 3′ of an endogenous cellular promoter such that introduction of the targeting vector into the genome by site specific recombination results in the promoter being operatively linked to the selectable marker gene; and (b) culturing the cell in the presence of a selection medium specific for the selectable marker encoded by the selectable marker gene of (iii). The present invention further relates to a method of producing a conditional transgenic non-human mammalian animal as well as to a conditional transgenic non-human mammalian animal obtainable by said method.
Helmholtz Zentrum MÜnchen-deutsches Forschungszentrum FÜr Gesundheit Und
A promoter for high level and sustained expression is provided which can be used for gene expression of chosen sequences in general. In particular, a nucleic acid construct comprising a hcef1 promoter operably linked to a sequence for expression is provided, where the hcef1 promoter comprises: (i) a human cmv enhancer operably linked to a human efi a promoter; (ii) a functional fragment of (i); or (ii) a functional variant of (i) or (ii)..
Isis Innovation Limited
Cotton plant with seed-specific reduction in gossypol
A method is disclosed for reducing the level of gossypol in cottonseed. The method generally includes selectively inducing rna gene silencing in the seed of a transgenic cotton plant, to interfere with expression of the δ-cadinene synthase gene or the δ-cadinene-8-hydroxylase gene in the seed of the cotton plant without substantially affecting expression of that gene in the foliage, floral parts, and roots of the plant.
The Texas A&m University System
Multi-species polynucleotide control sequences
The present invention relates to polynucleotide sequences which enable a polynucleotide control sequence, such as a promoter, to direct expression in a wide range of industrially relevant species, both prokaryotes and eukaryotes. When the polynucleotide sequences of the invention are applied in combination with selection marker genes it is possible to perform selectable cloning in a laboratory host and use the same construct in the final host.
Dsm Ip Assets B.v.
Partitioning of dna sequencing libraries into host and microbial components
Described herein is a method for isolating microbial dna from a sample that comprises host dna and microbial dna. In some embodiments, the method may comprise: obtaining a tagged dna sample, wherein the tagged dna sample contains host dna and microbial dna, both comprising an appended universal adaptor; b) hybridizing the extracted dna, in solution, with affinity-tagged rna probes generated by in vitro transcribing, in the presence of an affinity-tagged ribonucleotide, a library of fragmented host dna that has been ligated to an rna promoter adaptor; c) binding the product of step b) with a capture agent that is tethered to a substrate, in the presence of rna oligonucleotides that are complementary to or have the same sequence as one or more strands of the universal adaptor, thereby capturing the host dna on the substrate; and d) collecting the unbound dna, wherein the unbound dna comprises the microbial dna..
The Board Of Trustees Of The Leland Stanford Junior University
Adhesion promoter composition for polyolefinic membranes
Composition, comprising—at least one organic polymer,—at least one monomer from the group of acrylates,—at least one catalyst from the group of tertiary organic amines,—at least one solvent.. .
Sika Technology Ag
Polymeric composition for cement based substructures
The present invention is directed to a composition capable of inhibiting moisture vapor emission from concrete structures and enhancing adhesion of a finish material to the concrete structure comprising an aqueous mixture of a first copolymer of mer units formed from vinylidene halide and a c1-c2 alkyl acrylate with a second copolymer of mer units formed from vinylidene halide and a c4-cs alkyl acrylate and to the method of forming a moisture barrier/adhesion promoter coating on concrete comprising applying from 2.8 to 5.6 liters (0.75 to 1.5 gallons) of an aqueous carrier having from 10 to 50 weight percent of the mixture of copolymers stated above per 14 m2 (150 square feet) of the free surface of a concrete structure.. .
Uniseal Solutions Inc.
Yellow reactive dye compound
Provided in the present invention is a reactive yellow dye compound having a hydrazone structure, the structure of said compound being shown in formula (i). The reactive dye compound of the present invention can be applied during printing and dyeing to fibrous materials such as cellulose fibers and polyamide fibers, has outstanding sweat resistance and light resistance, exhibits a high rate of dye uptake and color fixation, has excellent build-up properties, promotes even dyeing and dye-color stability and is bright and rich in color..
Zhejiang Keyong Chemical Co., Ltd.
Combination treatment of cancer
The present invention provides mt4-mmp inhibitor and egfr inhibitor for use in the treatment of cancer, wherein said mt4-mmp inhibitor and egfr inhibitor are different from each other. Mt4-mmp (mmp-17) is a glycosylphosphatidyl inositol (gpi) anchored mmp produced by cancer cells that promotes tumor vascularization and metastases.
UniversitÉ De LiÈge
Igg stimulated remyelination of peripheral nerves
The present invention is based on the discovery of polyclonal igg's ability to promote schwann cell maturation, differentiation, and myelin production. Methods for treating non-idiopathic, demyelinating peripheral neuropathies in mammals, where the neuropathy is not immune-mediated or infection-mediated, through the administration of polyclonal igg are provided.
Baxter Healthcare Sa
Glucagon-like peptide-1 analogue monomer and dimer, preparation method therefor and application thereof
Provided are a glucagon-like peptide-1 (glp-1) analogue monomer and dimmer, a preparation method thereof, and an application thereof. The glp-1 analogue monomer comprises one cysteine; and the dimer is formed by two monomer molecules connected via an intermolecular disulfide bond formed by the cysteine.
Tianjin Institute Of Pharmaceutical Research
The invention provides novel compounds and compositions and methods for making and using the compounds and compositions. In particular, the use of organic acid salts promotes solubility.
Packages for consumable products
Packages (10) for storing, displaying and housing consumable products (18) without loss of product quality and methods of using same are provided. The packages (10) may be shallow enough to promote self-feeding while still allowing for upright display of the package (10).
Catalyst for thermocatalytic conversion of biomass to liquid fuels and chemicals
Catalyst compositions comprising a phosphorous-promoted zsm-5 component and a silica-containing binder, and methods for making and using same, are disclosed. More, specifically, processes for making a catalyst for biomass conversion are provided.
Method of preparing or reconditioning a leak stable gas separation membrane system
A method of making a gas separation membrane by providing a plating vessel with a volume of plating solution of gas-selective metal ions into which is placed a porous support. The plating solution is circulated over a surface of the porous support while maintaining conditions within the plating vessel so as to promote the electroless deposition.
Shell Oil Company
Formulation and process for co2 capture using carbonates and biocatalysts
A formulation and process for capturing co2 use an absorption mixture containing water, biocatalysts and a carbonate compound. The process includes contacting a co2-containing gas with the absorption mixture to enable dissolution and transformation of co2 into bicarbonate and hydrogen ions, thereby producing a co2-depleted gas and an ion-rich solution, followed by subjecting the ion-rich solution to desorption.
Co2 Solutions Inc.
Magnetic field generator for promoting bone growth, and implant device and denture for implant protection using the same
A magnetic field generator is attachable to an implant body formed from a non-magnetic material to be inserted in a jawbone. The magnetic field generator includes a magnet body that generates magnetism.
Aichi Steel Corporation
Drug mixing and delivery system and method
The present disclosure provides methods of preparing a medical solution. In some aspects, the medical solution can be prepared from mixing a first liquid with a second liquid or mixing a solid component with a liquid in an autoinjector.
Windgap Medical, Inc.
Medical tube clearance device
A device for clearing obstructions from a medical tube includes an enclosure having an interior and an exterior, the enclosure comprising a distal opening for providing access to the interior of the enclosure. The device further includes a spool provided within the enclosure that is rotatable about an axis and an elongated guide member coupled to the spool such that rotation of the spool causes the guide member to wind or unwind about the spool.
Cisplatin complex and preparation method thereof
A cddp complex is formed by complexation of cddp and a polymer having a structure of formula (i). The cddp complex has good biocompatibility and is degradable.
Changchun Institute Of Applied Chemistry Chinese Academy Of Science
Absorption promoting agent and patch comprising same
A transdermal absorption promoting agent for promoting percutaneous absorption of diclofenac sodium, comprising 1-menthyl glyceryl ether, a petroleum-based resin and/or a terpene-based resin, as well as a patch comprising it.. .
Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co., Inc.
Systems and methods for delivery of peptides
The present invention generally relates to compositions and methods for topical or transdermal delivery. The compositions can be used in a variety of applications.
Transdermal Biotechnology, Inc.
Peptide metabolic conditions
The present invention generally relates to compositions and methods for topical or transdermal delivery, and treatment of metabolic conditions. In some cases, the composition may include nitric oxide and/or peptides such as thyrotropin-releasing hormone (trh) and/or gnrh (gonadotropin-releasing hormone).
Transdermal Biotechnology, Inc.
Nylon-3 co-polymers and synthetic lung surfactant compositions containing same
Non-natural oligomers have recently shown promise as functional analogues of lung surfactant proteins b and c (sp-b and sp-c), two helical and amphiphilic proteins that are critical for normal respiration. The generation of non-natural mimics of sp-b and sp-c has previously been restricted to step-by-step, sequence-specific synthesis, which results in discrete oligomers that are intended to manifest specific structural attributes.
Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation
Treatment of skin, including aging skin, to improve appearance
The present invention generally relates to compositions and methods for topical or transdermal delivery, treatment of skin, and improving the appearance of skin, e.g., medically or cosmetically. In some cases, the composition may include nitric oxide and/or peptides such as thyrotropin-releasing hormone (trh) and/or gnrh (gonadotropin-releasing hormone).
Transdermal Biotechnology, Inc.
Apparatus and methods for oral administration of fluids and medical instrumentation
Methods and devices for orally administering fluids and medical instrumentation to individuals for the promotion of health are disclosed. An apparatus is described comprising a nipple base, a passage extending through the nipple base, and a nipple, integrally formed with, and extending proximally from, the nipple base.
Pedia Solutions Llc
Flexible plate fixation of bone fractures
Embodiments provide methods, apparatuses, and systems for fixation of a fractured bone. In various embodiments, the systems and plates may provide elastic suspension of the receiving holes relative to the osteosynthesis plate.
Endophytic microbial symbionts in plant prenatal care
The present disclosure provides compositions comprising novel endophytes capable of promoting germination endophytes that have a symbiotic relationship with plants. The present disclosure further provides methods of improving seed vitality, biotic and abiotic stress resistance, plant health and yield under both stressed and unstressed environmental conditions, comprising inoculating a seed with the novel endophyte strains and cultivating a plant therefrom..
University Of Saskatchewan
A composition for increasing the yield, and methods of increasing the yield of crop by using the same
The present invention relates to a composition for increasing the yield of a plant, and a method for increasing the yield of a plant by using the same, and more particularly, to a composition for increasing the yield of the plant, which includes at least one of lysophosphatidylethanolamine and lecithin, and a method for increasing the yield of plant by applying the same to the plant to promote the yield increase of the plant.. .
Methods for controlling sex of oviparous embryos using light sources
The sex of embryos in eggs is influenced or controlled through the application of light having selected wavelengths in order to promote the development of embryos of a selected sex. An incubating device is provided having an interior cavity that can be sealed from an outside, and having a plurality of lighting elements in the interior cavity.
Once Innovations, Inc.
Application of green technology techniques to construct a biodegradable artificial reef
Artificial reefs serve a useful purpose to promote the growth of sessile marine organisms such as bacteria, algae, corals, and bryozoans as well as providing a habitat and food source for species such as fish, crabs, lobsters, and some marine invertebrates. This invention applies the united states environmental protection agencies' twelve principles of green technology to provide a cellulose based surface that is coated in nutrients to promote the rapid growth of marine microbes, the base of the marine food chain.
Apparatus and television
An apparatus for selecting television programs for display on a display device, for example a television, includes a receiver receiving audio/video data representing the television programs and receiving data indicating a schedule for the television programs. A control process receives an indication for at least one of the television programs to be broadcast providing a status of an availability for streaming the television program after the television program has been broadcast, and in response to the indication of the status of the availability for streaming the television program to perform a predetermined action in accordance with predetermined conditions.
Sony Europe Limited
Digital security network system and method
A monitoring device 100 comprises a control unit 101 including a positional information acquisition section 101a that tracks an existing position of the communication terminal 120 and acquires positional information of the communication terminal 120 and a jurisdiction retaining section 101b that retains a jurisdictional district to receive an emergency telephone call where a building under security exists, an input/output unit 102 that detects an emergency situation based on a sensor output from the input/output device 110, and an alarm sending unit 103 that reports an e-mail transmission or an image via the telephone line 130. The control unit 101, when having detected an emergency situation, performs control to specify a communication terminal 120 that exists in the police jurisdictional district or fire jurisdictional district with reference to the jurisdiction retaining section 101b, and to report preferentially to the specified communication terminal 120.
Technomirai Co., Ltd.
Method and processing communication service under public account
A method and apparatus for processing a communication service under a public account are provided. The method includes that: a first mobile terminal displays a menu for prompting a user to set a public account priority level, and adjusts the public account priority level according to a user operation, wherein the first mobile terminal and at least one second mobile terminal share the public account; and when the first mobile terminal receives a communication service under the public account, and determines that the public account priority level meets a priority level condition for processing the communication service, the first mobile terminal processes the received communication service.
Method, apparatus, and system for automatically prompting user to sign up for microblog
A method, apparatus, and system for automatically prompting a user to sign up for a microblog. The method includes acquiring follow requests that are sent by multiple microblog users to a to-be-invited use.
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
Method for ensuring reliable communication between security software client and cloud, and security software client
A method for ensuring reliable communication between a security software client and cloud includes detecting whether communication between the security software client and the cloud is abnormal; determining whether network configuration is abnormal if the communication between the security software client and the cloud is abnormal; restoring the network configuration into default network configuration if the network configuration is abnormal, wherein the default network configuration is system configuration used when the communication between the security software client and the cloud is normal; determining whether the communication between the security software client and the cloud is abnormal after the network configuration is restored into the default network configuration; and prompting a user that the communication between the security software client and the cloud is abnormal if the communication between the security software client and the cloud is abnormal after the network configuration is restored into the default network configuration.. .
Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
Transmitter with predistorter
A power amplifier circuit includes an amplifier mosfet and a predistorter mosfet. The predistorter mosfet source and drain are connected together, and the predistorter mosfet is connected between the gate of the amplifier mosfet and a second bias voltage signal.
Skyworks Solutions, Inc.
Subscription based miso and mimo wireless energy transfer
Subscription based multiple-in-put-single-output and multiple-input-multiple-output wireless energy transfer enables selective charging and powering of mobile devices using a plurality of spatially distributed transmitters that are synchronized under the control of a transmitter controller. Amplitude, phase, and frequency of each transmitter is controlled to promote or deny the transfer of energy to particular mobile devices or positions through optimization techniques based on the incident power level at each mobile device subscribing to the system.
N/p mos finfet performance enhancement by specific orientation surface
As will be appreciated in more detail herein, the present disclosure provides for finfet techniques whereby a finfet channel region has a particular orientation with respect to the crystalline lattice of the semiconductor device to provide enhanced mobility, compared to conventional finfets. In particular, the present disclosure provides finfets with a channel region whose lattice includes silicon atoms arranged on (551) lattice plane.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
Fueling small, steady-state, aneutronic frc fusion reactors
A system and method for fueling a fusion reactor. The system includes a reactor chamber containing a stable plasma including a fusion fuel; a heating system configured to heat the plasma and increase an ion energy of the plasma to a level sufficient for producing net power from fusion reactions in the stable plasma; a plurality of magnets coaxial to the reactor chamber, the plurality of magnets producing a magnetic field sufficient to confine the stable plasma and promote rapid loss of fusion products into a scrape off layer; and a neutral beam injection system configured to inject additional quantities of the fusion fuel to sustain the power output of the fusion reaction..
The Trustees Of Princeton University
Survival backpack with notification system
A survival backpack has an airbag and emergency notification system. Upon triggering of the airbag, the system is activated and configured to connect with a third party communication device either immediately or upon expiration of a countdown sequence.
Promotional content coordination in wagering game machines
A wagering game system and its operations are described herein. In some embodiments, the operations can include monitoring gaming-related events at a wagering game machine of the wagering game system to detect a promotion trigger event.
Wms Gaming, Inc.
Photo booth system
A photo booth system including a photo booth, a management service, and a sharing system is described herein. The system is configured to capture photographs and promotional data from end users, edit the photographs, and to allow the end users to share the edited photographs on one or more sharing sites.
Social Flash Media, Inc.
Smart device apps and incentives for encouraging the creation and sharing electronic lists to imrpove targeted marketing while preserving user anonymity
Systems, methods and applications for using electronic lists to facilitate commerce, excursion organization and political discourse are described. The cloud based infrastructure described supports smart device apps that encourage users to create electronic lists that include information that can be searched and used for targeted marketing without compromising the anonymity of the users.