Patents by Inventor Edgar Pickering

Edgar Pickering 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: 11389718
    Abstract: A game system, comprising: a plurality of game tokens, an image capturing device and a processor; the image capturing device being operable to capture one or more images of one or more event tokens placed within a field of view of the image capturing device, the plurality of game tokens comprising a plurality of event tokens; wherein the processor is configured to: execute a digital game, the digital game comprising computer executable code configured to cause the processor to associate one or more individual game events with each of the plurality of event tokens; and to associate one or more further game events with each of a plurality of sets of event tokens, each set comprising two or more event tokens chosen from said plurality of event tokens; receive one or more images captured by said image capturing device; recognise one or more game tokens of the plurality of game tokens within the one or more images, the recognised one or more game tokens including one or more event token; responsive to recognising
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 19, 2022
    Assignee: LEGO A/S
    Inventors: Roberto Marchesi, Melissa Jane Pickering, Maiken Hillerup Fogtmann, Henrik Munk Storm, Rasmus Harr, Cephas Edgar Howard
  • Patent number: 4154005
    Abstract: A drier, comprising an enclosed casing, means for feeding a sheet of parallel yarns to be dried through the casing in at least one substantially horizontal pass, nozzle boxes disposed above and below the sheet material in each pass to form a drying chamber, means for introducing hot air into the nozzle boxes, and slots in the walls of the nozzle boxes which face the sheet, said slots constituting nozzles effective to discharge hot air from each nozzle box onto the opposed surfaces of the sheet at an angle to the vertical in the range of 30.degree. to 60.degree. and the slots in the upper and lower boxes being slanted in opposite directions to the direction transverse to the direction of travel of the sheet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 1977
    Date of Patent: May 15, 1979
    Assignee: Edgar Pickering (Blackburn) Limited
    Inventors: Edgar Pickering, Leslie Mellor