Patents by Inventor Joseph A. Francisco

Joseph A. Francisco 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: 20170027509
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 14, 2016
    Publication date: February 2, 2017
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, James Park
  • Patent number: 9498161
    Abstract: Passages for communicating ambient air to a pressure sensor within a housing are provided; such passages may have particular cross-sectional characteristics that result in higher-quality pressure data having less noise than may be obtained used passages having other cross-sectional characteristics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 16, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 22, 2016
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: Lindsey Michelle Sunden, Jung Ook Hong, Shelten Gee Jao Yuen, Michael Joseph Francisco, Samuel Paul Martino
  • Patent number: 9486167
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 14, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2016
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, James Park
  • Publication number: 20150313543
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 14, 2015
    Publication date: November 5, 2015
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, James Park
  • Patent number: 9110498
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2015
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Hans Berlinger, Keeline Burdick Wilcox, Michael Joseph Francisco, Andrew Cole Axley, James Park, Eric Nathan Friedman, Shelten Gee Jao Yuen
  • Patent number: 9073671
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2015
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, James Park
  • Patent number: 8919019
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2014
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Hans Berlinger, Keeline Burdick Wilcox, Michael Joseph Francisco, James Park
  • Publication number: 20140196539
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2014
    Publication date: July 17, 2014
    Applicant: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, James Park
  • Publication number: 20140200412
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2014
    Publication date: July 17, 2014
    Applicant: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Hans Berlinger, Keeline Burdick Wilcox, Michael Joseph Francisco, James Park
  • Patent number: 8776418
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 15, 2014
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Hans Berlinger, Keeline Burdick Wilcox, Michael Joseph Francisco, Andrew Cole Axley, James Park, Eric Nathan Friedman, Shelten Gee Jao Yuen
  • Publication number: 20140180019
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2013
    Publication date: June 26, 2014
    Applicant: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Hans Berlinger, Keeline Burdick Wilcox, Michael Joseph Francisco, Andrew Cole Axley, James Park, Eric Nathan Friedman, Shelten Gee Jao Yuen
  • Publication number: 20140174958
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2013
    Publication date: June 26, 2014
    Applicant: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Hans Berlinger, Keeline Burdick Wilcox, Michael Joseph Francisco, Andrew Cole Axley, James Park, Eric Nathan Friedman, Shelten Gee Jao Yuen
  • Publication number: 20140156196
    Abstract: A biometric monitoring device and multiple carrying cases for same are provided. In some implementations, the case may be made from a flexible viscoelastic material and the biometric monitoring device may be slipped into a receptacle in the case through an opening in the case; the opening may become distended during the insertion of the biometric monitoring device. In some implementations, the case may feature a display window that, in combination with materials of the biometric monitoring device, may mask a display of the biometric monitoring device from view when the display is off and may allow the display to be seen when the display is displaying content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2013
    Publication date: June 5, 2014
    Inventors: Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Hans Berlinger, Keeline Burdick Wilcox, Michael Joseph Francisco, Andrew Cole Axley, James Park, Eric Nathan Friedman, Shelten Gee Jao Yuen
  • Patent number: D706531
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 10, 2014
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: James Park, Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, Gadi Amit, Yoshikazu Hoshino, Jacqueline Lee Belleau, Daniel J. Clifton, Susan Elizabeth McKinney
  • Patent number: D714672
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 7, 2014
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: James Park, Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, Gadi Amit, Yoshikazu Hoshino, Jacqueline Lee Belleau, Daniel J. Clifton, Susan Elizabeth McKinney
  • Patent number: D715665
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 17, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 21, 2014
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: James Park, Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, Gadi Amit, Yoshikazu Hoshino, Jacqueline Lee Belleau, Daniel J. Clifton, Susan Elizabeth McKinney
  • Patent number: D720635
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 6, 2015
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: James Park, Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, Gadi Amit, Jacqueline Lee Belleau, Daniel J. Clifton, Susan Elizabeth McKinney
  • Patent number: D727183
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 31, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2015
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: James Park, Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, Adrian Sesto, Meng-Chih Tsai, Daniel J. Clifton, Susan Elizabeth McKinney, Gadi Amit
  • Patent number: D729806
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2015
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: James Park, Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, Gadi Amit, Jacqueline Lee Belleau, Daniel J. Clifton, Susan Elizabeth McKinney
  • Patent number: D746776
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2016
    Assignee: Fitbit, Inc.
    Inventors: James Park, Mark Manuel Martinez, Michael Joseph Francisco, Gadi Amit, Jacqueline Lee Belleau, Daniel J. Clifton, Susan Elizabeth McKinney