Patents by Inventor Daniel K. Harden

Daniel K. Harden 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: 5274219
    Abstract: A scanner constructed so that it includes a built-in stand which allows it to sit generally upright on a table when not held in the hand. The scanner can be programmed to automatically scan labels without needing to actuate the trigger, so that when it is set on the table in its "standing" position it can act as a "hands free" scanner. The scanner also includes aiming markings to make it easier for the user to intuitively aim the scanner at bar codes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 1991
    Date of Patent: December 28, 1993
    Assignee: Spectra-Physcis Scanning System, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel K. Harden, Barbara H. Sauceda, Brad R. Reddersen, Christopher Lenart
  • Patent number: 5237162
    Abstract: A handheld scanner including a housing with a top head portion and a bottom handle portion with a contoured hand rest portion therebetween. A scanner trigger is located on the top of the top head portion which can be actuated either by a thumb or finger. The angular scanner structure, the trigger location, and the transparent scanning window enables the user to intuitively aim the scanner where the user's finger is aimed. The trigger centerline mark to aid in aiming the scanner at bar codes. A "V"-shaped aiming mark on top of the scanner head also aids in aiming the scanner. The angular shape of the scanner allows it to rest comfortably in the user's hand when being held, or alternately permit it to lie securely on a table without rocking when not being held yet still allow it to be easily picked up by the user.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 10, 1991
    Date of Patent: August 17, 1993
    Assignee: Spectra-Physics Scanning Systems, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel K. Harden, Barbara H. Sauceda, Brad R. Reddersen, Christopher Lenart
  • Patent number: D437317
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 22, 2000
    Date of Patent: February 6, 2001
    Assignee: Cisco Technology, Inc.
    Inventors: Arthur G. Howarth, Hitesh Sheth, Craig Strachman, Kenneth Chen, Mathew E. Schmitz, Daniel K. Harden
  • Patent number: D447476
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2000
    Date of Patent: September 4, 2001
    Assignee: AT&T Corp.
    Inventors: David L. Chaiken, Stuart H. Gannes, Daniel K. Harden, Branko Lukic, Misha Pavel, Burt R. Wolder
  • Patent number: D342064
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 21, 1991
    Date of Patent: December 7, 1993
    Assignee: Logitech, Inc.
    Inventor: Daniel K. Harden
  • Patent number: D342261
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 3, 1992
    Date of Patent: December 14, 1993
    Assignee: AT&T Bell Laboratories
    Inventors: Anthony J. Grewe, Daniel K. Harden, Sonja Schiefer, Steven J. Shiozaki, David C. Stowers, Michael P. Zambelli
  • Patent number: D344514
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 1992
    Date of Patent: February 22, 1994
    Assignee: AT&T Bell Laboratories
    Inventors: Harold D. Bales, Daniel K. Harden, Barbara H. Sauceda, Paul J. Straub
  • Patent number: D344515
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 1992
    Date of Patent: February 22, 1994
    Assignee: AT&T Bell Laboratories
    Inventors: Harold D. Bales, Daniel K. Harden, Barbara H. Sauceda, Paul J. Straub
  • Patent number: D348444
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 1992
    Date of Patent: July 5, 1994
    Assignee: Motorola, Inc.
    Inventors: Andronicos Papademetriou, William R. Groves, Roger W. Ady, Harold J. Gorenz, Jr., C. Patrick Richardson, Leonid Soren, Hartmut Esslinger, Daniel K. Harden, Mark B. Friesen
  • Patent number: D349095
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 1993
    Date of Patent: July 26, 1994
    Assignee: Motorola, Inc.
    Inventors: Harold J. Gorenz, Jr., Roger W. Ady, William R. Groves, C. Patrick Richardson, Mark B. Friesen, Hartmut Esslinger, Daniel K. Harden
  • Patent number: D351133
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 1993
    Date of Patent: October 4, 1994
    Assignee: Motorola, Inc.
    Inventors: Polly S. Jungels-Butler, Mark B. Friesen, Daniel K. Harden
  • Patent number: D357683
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 2, 1993
    Date of Patent: April 25, 1995
    Assignee: Motorola
    Inventors: Edward A. Cline, Harold J. Gorenz, Jr., Charles D. Hood, III, Daniel K. Harden, Mark B. Friesen, Gary D. Schulz
  • Patent number: D368717
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 1995
    Date of Patent: April 9, 1996
    Assignee: Acer America Corporation
    Inventors: Christopher N. Lenart, Daniel K. Harden
  • Patent number: D368910
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 1995
    Date of Patent: April 16, 1996
    Assignee: Acer America Corporation
    Inventors: Christopher N. Lenart, Daniel K. Harden
  • Patent number: D370467
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 1995
    Date of Patent: June 4, 1996
    Assignee: Acer America Corporation
    Inventors: Matthew Barthelemy, Garry Goh, Daniel K. Harden, Christopher Lenart, Barbara Sauceda
  • Patent number: D371349
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 1995
    Date of Patent: July 2, 1996
    Assignee: Acer America Inc.
    Inventors: Matthew Barthelemy, Garry Goh, Daniel K. Harden, Christopher Lenart, Barbara Sauceda
  • Patent number: D373117
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 1995
    Date of Patent: August 27, 1996
    Assignee: Acer America Corporation
    Inventors: Matthew Barthelemy, Garry Goh, Daniel K. Harden, Christopher Lenart, Barbara Sauceda
  • Patent number: D381020
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 19, 1996
    Date of Patent: July 15, 1997
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Electronics America, Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel K. Harden, Hiro Teranishi
  • Patent number: D384947
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 1995
    Date of Patent: October 14, 1997
    Assignee: Acer America Corporation
    Inventors: Matthew Barthelemy, Garry Goh, Daniel K. Harden, Christopher Lenart, Barbara Sauceda
  • Patent number: D387036
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 18, 1996
    Date of Patent: December 2, 1997
    Assignee: Oracle Corporation
    Inventor: Daniel K. Harden