Total 6884 patents for "2018-07-19"

SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR TRANSACTION AUTHENTICATION USING DYNAMIC WIRELESS BEACON DEVICES

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180204214

Systems, methods, and computer-readable media are provided for authenticating transactions. An example first method includes steps performed by a server, comprising generating and storing a first identifier and sending the first identifier to a wireless beacon device associated with a transaction device over a network, receiving a transaction request comprising a proposed identifier and information related to a transaction, determining whether there is a match between the first identifier and the proposed identifier, and, based on a determination that there is a match, authorizing the transaction. An example second method includes steps performed by a user device, comprising displaying a user interface requesting information related to the transaction and receiving input comprising the information, polling, by the user device, for one or more wireless beacon devices and determining one or more identifiers associated with the wireless beacon devices, transmitting the one or more identifiers to a service provider device, and receiving information authorizing or declining the transaction.

FIDGETIN-LIKE 2 AS A TARGET TO ENHANCE WOUND HEALING

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180201935

Methods of treating a wound in a subject are provided comprising administering to the subject an amount of an inhibitor of Fidgetin-like 2. Compositions and pharmaceutical compositions comprising an amount of an inhibitor of Fidgetin-like 2 are also provided. Methods are also provided for identifying an inhibitor of Fidgetin-like 2.

Ascertaining An Input Command For A Robot, Said Input Command Being Entered By Manually Exerting A Force Onto The Robot

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180200880

A method for automatically ascertaining an input command for a robot, wherein the input command is entered by manually exerting an external force onto the robot. The input command is ascertained on the basis of the joint force component attempting to cause a movement of the robot in only one robot joint coordinate sub-space which is specific to the input command. The joint forces are imprinted with the external force.

HOUSING FOR A HIGH VOLTAGE TANK, HIGH VOLTAGE TANK FOR HIGH VOLTAGE GENERATION AND METHOD FOR OPERATING A HIGH VOLTAGE TANK

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180206317

A housing for a high voltage tank has a boiler which is open on one side and a circuit board cover which closes the boiler. At least one strain gauge is arranged on or in the circuit board cover such that it is expanded or compressed with a pressure-induced deformation of the circuit board cover. A housing of this type is particularly suited as a high voltage tank for an x-ray emitter. An impermissible pressure in the housing for a high voltage tank can be determined easily and reliably.

DATA STORAGE AND RETRIEVAL SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR STORING CELL COORDINATES IN A COMPUTER MEMORY

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180203838

In an embodiment, a data storage and retrieval system includes a computing device that configures the computer memory according to an RTree (a type of logic tree) representing a structure of a spreadsheet. The computer memory may be internal to or external to the computing device. In an embodiment, the RTree has a plurality of nodes, at least some of which contain one or more minimum bounding rectangles. Each minimum bounding rectangle (MBR) encompasses cells of the spreadsheet from a different one of a plurality of columns of the spreadsheet, but does not encompass cells of any of the other columns of the plurality of columns. A node of the RTree may hold multiple MBRs or a single MBR.

SYSTEM, APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR GROUP KEY DISTRIBUTION FOR A NETWORK

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180205540

An embodiment includes receiving, in a first key management device (KMD) of a first autonomous network associated with a first realm, a request for a group key to enable content to be shared between one or more first devices of the first autonomous network and one or more second devices of a second autonomous network associated with a second realm, the second autonomous network having a second KMD; creating the group key and providing the group key to the one or more first devices from the first KMD; establishing a temporal key to be used to establish a secure channel between the first KMD and the second KMD; and delivering the group key to the second KMD from the first KMD via the secure channel, to enable the second KMD to provide the group key to the one or more second devices. Other embodiments are addressed herein.

METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DATA ENCODING FROM MEDIA FOR MECHANICAL OUTPUT

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180204344

A video tracking method is disclosed. The method includes: (a) acquiring video images including a plurality of frames; (b) selecting a first frame of the plurality of frames; (c) positioning a cursor within the first frame and selecting an area of the first frame with the cursor; (d) analyzing the area to detect parameters associated with movement of the area of the first frame and a surrounding region of the area; and (e) tracking the area in subsequent frames of the plurality of frames.

VALIDATION AND PARSING PERFORMANCE USING SUBTREE CACHING

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180203748

The present disclosure relates to techniques for processing messages at an enterprise service bus in a distributed computing system. An example method generally includes receiving, at an enterprise service bus, a first message. The enterprise service bus uses a preprocessing agent to identify a message fragment, compute a hash value of the message fragment, and using the hash value as a key, to receive an existing parse tree from a cache. A parsing agent generates a message parse tree representing the first message, where the message parse tree incorporates the existing parse tree to represent the message fragment portion of the first message. A transforming agent generates a second message from the message parse tree where the second message has different format from the first message, the transforming agent transmits the second message to a receiving system.

FIRST-IN FIRST-OUT CONTROL CIRCUIT, STORAGE DEVICE, AND METHOD OF CONTROLLING FIRST-IN FIRST-OUT CONTROL CIRCUIT

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180203666

A FIFO memory which reads data in response to a read request from a plurality of read units is realized with a simple configuration.

DISTRIBUTED ANTENNA SYSTEM WITH IMPROVED UPLINK LEVELING

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180206141

Uplink leveling systems and methods for a distribution antenna are provided. An uplink leveling system includes at least one communication path between a base station point of interface and a remote antenna unit. A broadband measurement detector is communicatively coupled to measure signal power in the at least one communication path at the base station point of interface. A signal measurement receiver is communicatively coupled to measure signal power in the at least one communication path. A test signal generator is configured to generate a test signal in the at least one communication path in an uplink. At least one controller is configured to level the communication path in the uplink direction based at least in part on measurements by the broadband measurement detector and the signal measurement receiver in response to the generated test signal by the test signal generator.

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR COGNITION-DEPENDENT ACCESS CONTROL

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180199877

A cognitive ability level identification device is disclosed. The device is configured to present cognitive test to a user and to measure the user's response to the test. When the user fails the test, the device is configured to prevent the user from operating equipment and/or take any subsequent action, activity or process or to prevent the user from entering secured locations due to poor cognitive performance. A method for evaluating the user's cognitive performance is disclosed, by presenting to the user cognitive tests and comparing the user's actual performance to pre acquired cognitive performance baseline.

MANUALLY CONTROLLABLE LED CORRELATED COLOR TEMPERATURE LIGHT FIXTURE

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180206305

An LED light fixture having at least two LED light sources, each having a different correlated color temperature, with a manually controllable correlated color temperature switching assembly to control an electric circuit to select a particular LED light source or combination of LEDs, and a concealment for selectively rendering the manually controllable color correlated color temperature switching assembly inaccessible or for rendering the switching assembly accessible for operation.

MACHINE-TO-MACHINE NETWORK ASSISTED BOOTSTRAPPING

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180205733

The service layer may leverage the access network infrastructure so that applications on a device may bootstrap with a machine-to-machine server without requiring provisioning beyond what is already required by the access network.

GLASS SUBSTRATE SUPPORT APPARATUSES AND METHODS OF PROVIDING FLEXIBLE GLASS SUBSTRATE SUPPORT

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180200858

A glass substrate support system includes a first and second vacuum members extending lengthwise in a glass substrate feed direction along opposing edges of a flexible glass substrate. Each vacuum member has a vacuum body including a pressure chamber located therein and a support surface having a vacuum opening extending therethrough and in communication with the pressure chamber. A support rod assembly is provided that includes a plurality of support rods located between the first second vacuum members in the glass substrate feed direction. The support rod assembly has an out-of-plane configuration that supports the flexible glass substrate in a downward arc orientation.

TRANSMITTING NAVIGATION INSTRUCTIONS TO A DRIVER DEVICE TO DIRECT THE DRIVER DEVICE TO A GEOGRAPHIC REGION IN VIEW OF LOCATIONS AND DEVICE ACTIVITY OF USER DEVICES

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180204300

A method includes receiving a corresponding location and corresponding device activity information of user devices and selecting a subset of the user devices that are within a threshold distance of each other. The method further includes, responsive to determining that a cumulative likelihood value of at least one of the subset of the user devices transmitting a transportation request is higher than a threshold likelihood value, determining a first location based on the corresponding location and the corresponding device activity information of each of the subset of the user devices. The method further includes transmitting navigation instructions to a driver device to cause the driver device to navigate towards the first location.

MIXING DEVICE AND METHODS THEREOF

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180200685

A mixing device and methods of utilizing the same. More specifically, embodiments of the present disclosure relate to a mixing device that may be used to make medications and specialized pharmaceuticals for administration via intrathecal infusion therapy, or the like. A mixing device may comprise an upper chamber, a lower chamber having four compartments for accepting an amount of medication, wherein the upper chamber and the lower chamber may be coupled and may be used to mix and make medication accessible via a Luer Lock adapter, termination, or the like, wherein the device is in compliance with USP 797 standards.

OBJECT TRACKING BY UNSUPERVISED LEARNING

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180203446

A computing device in a vehicle can determine one or more objects based on 3D data points by determining a joint Bayesian probability of each of the one or more objects, conditioned on previously determined objects, and pilot the vehicle based on the determined one or more objects, wherein the objects have parameters including locations, sizes, poses, speeds, directions and predicted paths.

Spray Paint Cap Wristband

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180201055

The present invention comprises a spray paint cap wristband consisting of an adjustable, flexible band sized in length and a fastener for securing the invention around a worker's arm. Several holding receivers, with the same dimensions as the cap stems, are positioned along the exterior length of the band for easy storage and access of the spray paint caps.

METHOD OF PROCESSING WORKPIECE

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180200830

Disclosed herein is a method of processing a workpiece having a plurality of streets provided on a face side thereof, the method including: a laser beam applying step of applying a laser beam having a wavelength that is transmittable through the workpiece along the streets while focusing the laser beam at a point within the workpiece, thereby forming modified layers in the workpiece along the streets and cracks extending from the modified layers to the face side; and a cutting step of, thereafter, cutting the workpiece from a reverse side thereof along the streets while supplying the workpiece with a cutting fluid, thereby removing the modified layers from the workpiece.

CDK INHIBITORS

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180201618

Compounds of formulae I, II or III, and pharmaceutically acceptable salts thereof, are useful as CDK inhibitors.

PROJECTILE TRACKING DEVICE

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180202784

A projectile tracking with stop device is disclosed. An example projectile tracking with stop device includes an outer sleeve and an inner shaft, the outer sleeve having an interior chamber assembled over an exterior portion of the inner shaft, the outer sleeve and the inner shaft assembled for connecting to a projectile. The example projectile tracking with stop device also includes at least one stop-blade attached on a pin in the inner shaft. The at least one stop-blade folds into the inner shaft when the outer sleeve is in a closed position. The at least one stop-blade expands out beyond an outer circumference of the outer sleeve when the outer sleeve moves to an open position. In an example, the projectile tracking with stop device also includes a microchip positioned at least partly in a chamber of the inner shaft. The microchip emits a tracking signal for locating the projectile.

Flow-Rate Monitoring System For A Pressure Pump

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180202850

A flow-rate monitoring system may include a position sensor, a strain gauge, and a computing device for determining a rate of fluid flow through a pump using strain measurements. The strain gauge may determine strain in the chamber. The position sensor may determine the position of a crankshaft coupled to a plunger in the chamber. The computing device may receive signals generated by the strain gauge and the position sensor related to the strain in the chamber and the position of the crankshaft and process the signals to determine a flow rate through the chamber of the pump.

ANTENNA APPARATUS AND MODULE APPARATUS

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180204104

[Object] To provide an antenna apparatus which can allow a user to freely select service which utilizes the electromagnetic field communication technology. [Solution] Provided is an antenna apparatus including: a first antenna configured to generate a magnetic field by flow of a current; and a module unit including a second antenna whose opening area is smaller than an opening area of the first antenna and which is able to be electromagnetically coupled with the first antenna, and a module configured to operate by a current generated by the second antenna through electromagnetic coupling between the first antenna and the second antenna. The module unit is able to be attached to and removed from the first antenna.

REFRIGERATOR AND DOOR OPENING AND CLOSING APPARATUS FOR REFRIGERATOR

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180202707

A refrigerator includes a cabinet, a main-door, the main-door, a sub-door, a restraint device that protrudes from a rear surface of the sub-door, a latch device located at the main-door and configured to selectively restrict movement of the restraint device, and an operation device located at the sub-door and configured to release the restraint device from the latch device. The latch device includes a latch configured to restrict movement of the restraint device from the latch based on rotation of the latch, a stopper configured to engage a side of the latch and limit movement of the latch, a pusher configured to push the stopper to cause the stopper to rotate, and an elastic member connected to the latch and to the stopper. The latch is configured to, based on rotation of the stopper, rotate and release restraint between the latch and the stopper.

METHOD OF TRANSFERRING DATA IN PARALLEL SYSTEM, AND PARALLEL SYSTEM FOR PERFORMING THE SAME

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180203617

Disclosed herein are a method of transferring data in a parallel system including a main device and at least one accelerator, and a parallel system for performing the method. The method of transferring data in a heterogeneous system including a main device and at least one accelerator includes: turning off a write permission for a first main memory area corresponding to a first accelerator memory area where input data for a computation task is stored; performing the computation task by using the at least one accelerator; and turning off a read permission for a second main memory area corresponding to a second accelerator memory area where output data for the computation task is stored, in the state in which data of the second accelerator memory area has not been transferred to the second main memory area.

RESOURCE ALLOCATION METHOD AND DEVICE, USER EQUIPMENT AND BASE STATION

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180206212

The present disclosure provides a resource allocation method, and a user equipment. The method includes: in an inactive state, triggering a buffer status report (BSR) event to send a second BSR to a base station when new business data are generated after a first BSR is sent to the base station; when detecting that a first uplink resource is available, sending the second BSR and cached first business data to the base station based using the first uplink resource; when detecting that the first uplink resource is not available, sending a scheduling request (SR) to the base station according to at least one SR resource allocated by the base station, and sending the second BSR and the first business data to the base station using the second uplink resource.

HyBrid Transaxle

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180201114

A hybrid transaxle permits location of a traction motor in a more favorable location, decreasing the risk of occupant injury in a vehicle collision. Axis transfer gearing moves the generator off the engine axis. This permits placing the traction motor further forward without interference with the generator.

CHUCK DISASSEMBLY AND TRANSFER DEVICE

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180201485

Disclosed is a chuck disassembly and transfer device, which is composed of a telescopic cylinder, a cylinder support, a second linear guide rail, a second guide rail sliding seat, a lifting support, a chuck, a lifting chain, a lifting cylinder and the like, wherein the cylinder support and the second linear guide rail are fixed on the frame, the lifting support is connected with the second linear guide rail via the second guide rail sliding seat, and the telescopic cylinder is capable of driving the lifting support and the chuck to move horizontally along the second linear guide rail; the lifting cylinder is fixed on the lifting support, the chuck is connected with an output shaft of the lifting cylinder via the lifting chain, and the lifting cylinder is capable of driving the chuck to move vertically.

DEVICE FOR REMOTE DEACTIVATION CONTROL OF AN OVERHEAD LINE

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180205216

A device for grounding an overhead line of a segment of rail track. Accord including a first electrical conductor configured for connecting electrically to the overhead line of the segment of rail track, a second electrical conductor configured for connecting electrically to ground and/or a return line of the segment of rail track, a switch configured to enable and disable a connection between the first and second electrical conductors, control means configured to activate and deactivate the switch, and communication means configured for wireless communication with a remote communication device, for receiving a control signal from the remote communication device and for accordingly actuating the control means for activating and deactivating the switch, or for blocking the switch, wherein the communication means are configured for communication over a public telecommunication network.

ASSEMBLY AND METHOD TO SLOW DOWN AND GENTLY CLOSE DOOR

Pub Date: 2018-07-19

Pub Number: US20180202212

An improved selective power assist device includes a controller for controlling a motor selectively coupled to the door and a clutch interposed between a drive shaft and a motor shaft, each having an angular velocity, whereby the motor is operatively coupled with and decoupled from the door. A brake assembly is disposed to synchronize the angular velocities of the drive shaft and the motor shaft allowing the clutch to operatively couple the motor with the door.