Patents by Inventor Brian Fagan

Brian Fagan has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 9874942
    Abstract: Presented is a control system for augmenting a portable touch screen device having integral processing capability. The control system includes an enclosure configured for encasing the portable touch screen device, an internal docking connector configured for communicatively mating with the portable touch screen device, and hard buttons. At least one of the hard buttons is functionally configured for use with an application program running on the portable touch screen device. The control system includes further includes a processor configured for converting button actuations into a digital format, and a first facility for communicating the digital format to the portable touch screen device via the internal docking connector. The application program is configured such that, during operation, the application program communicates the status of the one hard button to at least one external device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 6, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 23, 2018
    Assignee: Crestron Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: George Feldstein, Mark Labosco, Brian Fagan
  • Publication number: 20150212590
    Abstract: Presented is a control system for augmenting a portable touch screen device having integral processing capability. The control system includes an enclosure configured for encasing the portable touch screen device, an internal docking connector configured for communicatively mating with the portable touch screen device, and hard buttons. At least one of the hard buttons is functionally configured for use with an application program running on the portable touch screen device. The control system includes further includes a processor configured for converting button actuations into a digital format, and a first facility for communicating the digital format to the portable touch screen device via the internal docking connector. The application program is configured such that, during operation, the application program communicates the status of the one hard button to at least one external device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 6, 2015
    Publication date: July 30, 2015
    Applicant: Crestron Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: George Feldstein, Mark Labosco, Brian Fagan
  • Publication number: 20150212612
    Abstract: Presented is a control system for augmenting a portable touch screen device having integral processing capability. The control system includes an enclosure configured for encasing the portable touch screen device, an internal docking connector configured for communicatively mating with the portable touch screen device, and hard buttons. At least one of the hard buttons is functionally configured for use with an application program running on the portable touch screen device. The control system includes further includes a processor configured for converting button actuations into a digital format, and a first facility for communicating the digital format to the portable touch screen device via the internal docking connector. The application program is configured such that, during operation, the application program communicates the status of the one hard button to at least one external device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 6, 2015
    Publication date: July 30, 2015
    Applicant: Crestron Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: George Feldstein, Mark Labosco, Brian Fagan
  • Publication number: 20150212587
    Abstract: Presented is a control system for augmenting a portable touch screen device having integral processing capability. The control system includes an enclosure configured for encasing the portable touch screen device, an internal docking connector configured for communicatively mating with the portable touch screen device, and hard buttons. At least one of the hard buttons is functionally configured for use with an application program running on the portable touch screen device. The control system includes further includes a processor configured for converting button actuations into a digital format, and a first facility for communicating the digital format to the portable touch screen device via the internal docking connector. The application program is configured such that, during operation, the application program communicates the status of the one hard button to at least one external device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 6, 2015
    Publication date: July 30, 2015
    Applicant: Crestron Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: George Feldstein, Mark Labosco, Brian Fagan
  • Patent number: 9024866
    Abstract: Presented is a control system for augmenting a portable touch screen device (5) having integral processing capability. The control system includes an enclosure (1) configured for encasing the portable touch screen device, an internal docking connector (12) configured for communicatively mating with the portable touch screen device, and hard buttons (31, 32, and 33). At least one of the hard buttons is functionally configured for use with an application program running on the portable touch screen device. The control system includes further includes a processor (50, 51, 52, 53) configured for converting button actuations into a digital format, and a first facility for communicating the digital format to the portable touch screen device via the internal docking connector. The application program is configured such that, during operation, the application program communicates the status of the one hard button to at least one external device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2015
    Assignee: Crestron Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: George Feldstein, Mark LaBosco, Brian Fagan
  • Patent number: 8760269
    Abstract: Presented is a control system for augmenting a portable touch screen device having integral processing capability. The control system includes an enclosure configured for housing the portable touch screen device, an internal docking connector configured for communicatively mating with the portable touch screen device, and hard buttons. At least one of the hard buttons is functionally configured for use with an application program running on the portable touch screen device. The control system further includes first and second cameras disposed on the enclosure. The control system further includes a processor configured for converting button actuations into a digital format, and a first facility for communicating the digital format to the portable touch screen device via the internal docking connector. The application program is configured such that, during operation, the application program communicates the status of the one hard button to at least one external device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 31, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 24, 2014
    Assignee: Crestron Electronics Inc.
    Inventors: George Feldstein, Mark LaBosco, Brian Fagan
  • Publication number: 20120062370
    Abstract: Presented is a control system for augmenting a portable touch screen device having integral processing capability. The control system includes an enclosure configured for housing the portable touch screen device, an internal docking connector configured for communicatively mating with the portable touch screen device, and hard buttons. At least one of the hard buttons is functionally configured for use with an application program running on the portable touch screen device. The control system further includes first and second cameras disposed on the enclosure. The control system further includes a processor configured for converting button actuations into a digital format, and a first facility for communicating the digital format to the portable touch screen device via the internal docking connector. The application program is configured such that, during operation, the application program communicates the status of the one hard button to at least one external device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2011
    Publication date: March 15, 2012
    Applicant: Crestron Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: George Feldstein, Mark LaBosco, Brian Fagan
  • Publication number: 20120062479
    Abstract: Presented is a control system for augmenting a portable touch screen device (5) having integral processing capability. The control system includes an enclosure (1) configured for encasing the portable touch screen device, an internal docking connector (12) configured for communicatively mating with the portable touch screen device, and hard buttons (31, 32, and 33). At least one of the hard buttons is functionally configured for use with an application program running on the portable touch screen device. The control system includes further includes a processor (50, 51, 52, 53) configured for converting button actuations into a digital format, and a first facility for communicating the digital format to the portable touch screen device via the internal docking connector. The application program is configured such that, during operation, the application program communicates the status of the one hard button to at least one external device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2010
    Publication date: March 15, 2012
    Applicant: Crestron Electronics, Inc.
    Inventors: George Feldstein, Mark LaBosco, Brian Fagan
  • Publication number: 20080220323
    Abstract: This application relates to cast enclosures for battery replacement application, such as enclosures configured to house power units comprising a fuel cell and an energy storage device. The enclosures function as protective enclosures and counterweights, provide mounting points and conduits for gases, fluids, plumbing and wiring, and serve as thermal energy storage/transfer devices. The enclosures are formed in a mold or die and comprise wall portions defining a plurality of internal subcompartments for receiving the various system components. In one embodiment of the invention channels may be formed in the wall portions of the enclosures for circulating a heat transfer fluid therethrough.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 10, 2007
    Publication date: September 11, 2008
    Applicant: Cellex Power Products, Inc.
    Inventors: Adrian J. Corless, David Aaron Leboe, Neil Brian Fagan, Kenneth William Kratschmar, Hamid Reza Tamehi, Jeremy Shane Lindstrom, Zebedee James Lander, Christopher E.J. Reid
  • Publication number: 20060179809
    Abstract: A mower attachment comprising an attachment housing and a plurality of blade assemblies. The attachment housing includes an upper surface and front and rear baffles extending downwardly from the upper surface, the front and rear baffles shaped to define a plurality of blade chambers therebetween. The plurality of blade assemblies are positioned within the plurality of blade chambers. A leading plate is operatively connected to the housing and extends away from the plurality of blade chambers. The leading plate includes a plurality of apertures on a top side thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 13, 2006
    Publication date: August 17, 2006
    Inventors: Corey Sarver, Brian Fagan, Paul Shenberger
  • Publication number: 20050279072
    Abstract: A mower attachment comprising an attachment housing and a plurality of blade assemblies. The attachment housing includes an upper surface and front and rear baffles extending downwardly from the upper surface, the front and rear baffles shaped to define a plurality of blade chambers therebetween. The plurality of blade assemblies are positioned within the plurality of blade chambers. A leading plate is operatively connected to the housing and extends away from the plurality of blade chambers. The leading plate includes a plurality of apertures on a top side thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 22, 2004
    Publication date: December 22, 2005
    Inventors: Cory Sarver, Brian Fagan, Paul Shenberger
  • Patent number: D654223
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 4, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 14, 2012
    Assignee: Wahl Clipper Corporation
    Inventors: Chad Aulwes, Steve Yde, Brian Fagan, Robert N. Buck, Jr.
  • Patent number: D663897
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 17, 2012
    Assignee: Wahl Clipper Corporation
    Inventors: Chad Aulwes, Steve Yde, Brian Fagan, Robert N. Buck, Jr.
  • Patent number: D663898
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 3, 2012
    Date of Patent: July 17, 2012
    Assignee: Wahl Clipper Corporation
    Inventors: Chad Aulwes, Steve Yde, Brian Fagan, Robert N. Buck, Jr.
  • Patent number: D914979
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 14, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 30, 2021
    Assignee: WAHL CLIPPER CORPORATION
    Inventors: Jeff Fleming, Chad Aulwes, Brian Fagan, Aaron Flick