Patents by Inventor Gregg E. Collins

Gregg E. Collins 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).

  • Publication number: 20190139640
    Abstract: A pill dispenser is disclosed that includes a pill-dispensing mechanism, a receptacle, an identifying camera positioned to capture an image of an area adjacent to the pill dispenser, and a processor in operative communication with the pill-dispensing mechanism and the identifying camera.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 4, 2019
    Publication date: May 9, 2019
    Inventors: Dean Kamen, James G. Turner, Erik N. Sabin, Gregg W. Rivinius, David E. Collins, Benjamin Zaslow, Jonathan Zobro, Alexander R. Therrien, Jared N. Farlow
  • Patent number: 6061681
    Abstract: A computer-implemented system for matching people with each other includes a main computer server connectable to a network such as the Internet; a plurality of local servers connectable to the main computer server via a proprietary network, each of the local servers accessible via a telephone connected to a telephone network; and a database of user information distributed over the main computer server and the local servers. Each of the local servers and the main computer server has means for a particular user to update and read at least a portion of the database so as to match the particular user with at least one other user of the system. The main computer server provides means to update and read the database via a user computer connected to the Internet to access a server page. The local servers provide means to update and read the database via a telephone connected via the telephone network.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 1997
    Date of Patent: May 9, 2000
    Assignee: Movo Media, Inc.
    Inventor: Gregg E. Collins