Patents by Inventor Mark Andrew McBride

Mark Andrew McBride 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: 10638292
    Abstract: Systems and Methods disclosed herein relate to providing a message to an application programming interface (API). The message includes a request for data from a data model, a submission of data to the data model, or both; and a host selection between: a representational state transfer (REST) host and a subscription-based application programming interface (API) host, wherein the REST host receives REST-based messages and the subscription-based API host receives messages in accordance with a standard of the subscription-based API host; wherein the request for data, the submission of data, or both are configured to create, delete, modify, or any combination thereof data related to a smart-device environment structure, a thermostat, a hazard detector, or any combination thereof stored in a data model accessible by the API.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2020
    Assignee: Google LLC
    Inventors: Igor Karp, Lev Stesin, Carles Pi-Sunyer, Mark Andrew McBride, Alexander Dubman, James Lyons, Samuel W. Kortz, Gregory J. Hu, Amanda Surya, Aubrey Thelen, David Horton, Michael Soucie, Leon Tan, Christopher Anthony Boross, Jesse Boettcher, Tim Enwall, Prashant P. Reddy, Mark Malhotra, Evan Fisher, Todd Hester, Yoky Matsuoka, Andrew J. Urman
  • Publication number: 20190058985
    Abstract: In one embodiment, one or more non-transitory, tangible, machine-readable media includes instructions to send one or more requests to retrieve, access, view, subscribe, or modify data in a data model representative of one or more smart environments. The data model includes a metadata object that includes an access token used to identify which user the data is associated with in the data model, a devices object that includes information related to one or more electronic devices, and a structures object that includes one or more references to the one or more electronic devices in the one or more smart environments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2018
    Publication date: February 21, 2019
    Applicant: Google LLC
    Inventors: Igor Karp, Lev Stesin, Carles Pi-Sunyer, Mark Andrew McBride
  • Publication number: 20170192402
    Abstract: Systems and Methods disclosed herein relate to providing a message to an application programming interface (API). The message includes a request for data from a data model, a submission of data to the data model, or both; and a host selection between: a representational state transfer (REST) host and a subscription-based application programming interface (API) host, wherein the REST host receives REST-based messages and the subscription-based API host receives messages in accordance with a standard of the subscription-based API host; wherein the request for data, the submission of data, or both are configured to create, delete, modify, or any combination thereof data related to a smart-device environment structure, a thermostat, a hazard detector, or any combination thereof stored in a data model accessible by the API.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 15, 2016
    Publication date: July 6, 2017
    Inventors: Igor KARP, Lev STESIN, Carles PI-SUNYER, Mark Andrew MCBRIDE, Alexander DUBMAN, James LYONS, Samuel W. KORTZ, Gregory J. HU, Amanda SURYA, Aubrey THELEN, David HORTON, Mike SOUCIE, Leon TAN, Christopher Anthony BOROSS, Jesse BOETTCHER, Tim ENWALL, Prashant Papiahgari REDDY, Mark MALHOTRA, Evan Jarman FISHER, Todd HESTER, Yoky MATSUOKA
  • Patent number: 9491571
    Abstract: Systems and Methods disclosed herein relate to providing a message to an application programming interface (API). The message includes a request for data from a data model, a submission of data to the data model, or both; and a host selection between: a representational state transfer (REST) host and a subscription-based application programming interface (API) host, wherein the REST host receives REST-based messages and the subscription-based API host receives messages in accordance with a standard of the subscription-based API host; wherein the request for data, the submission of data, or both are configured to create, delete, modify, or any combination thereof data related to a smart-device environment structure, a thermostat, a hazard detector, or any combination thereof stored in a data model accessible by the API.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 26, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2016
    Assignee: Google Inc.
    Inventors: Igor Karp, Lev Stesin, Carles Pi-Sunyer, Mark Andrew McBride, Alexander Dubman
  • Publication number: 20150370621
    Abstract: Systems and Methods disclosed herein relate to providing a message to an application programming interface (API). The message includes a request for data from a data model, a submission of data to the data model, or both; and a host selection between: a representational state transfer (REST) host and a subscription-based application programming interface (API) host, wherein the REST host receives REST-based messages and the subscription-based API host receives messages in accordance with a standard of the subscription-based API host; wherein the request for data, the submission of data, or both are configured to create, delete, modify, or any combination thereof data related to a smart-device environment structure, a thermostat, a hazard detector, or any combination thereof stored in a data model accessible by the API.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 26, 2015
    Publication date: December 24, 2015
    Inventors: Igor Karp, Lev Stesin, Carles Pi-Sunyer, Mark Andrew McBride, Alexander Dubman
  • Publication number: 20150370272
    Abstract: A method includes receiving an estimated time of arrival (ETA) relating to an arrival to an environment, an arrival of an event, arrival of an activity, or a combination thereof; and controlling, configuring, or controlling and configuring a smart device based upon the ETA.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 3, 2014
    Publication date: December 24, 2015
    Inventors: Prashant Papiahgari Reddy, Mark Malhotra, Evan Jarman Fisher, Todd Hester, Mark Andrew McBride, Yoky Matsuoka
  • Publication number: 20150372834
    Abstract: In one embodiment, one or more non-transitory, tangible, machine-readable media includes instructions to send one or more requests to retrieve, access, view, subscribe, or modify data in a data model representative of one or more smart environments. The data model includes a metadata object that includes an access token used to identify which user the data is associated with in the data model, a devices object that includes information related to one or more electronic devices, and a structures object that includes one or more references to the one or more electronic devices in the one or more smart environments.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 26, 2015
    Publication date: December 24, 2015
    Inventors: Igor Karp, Lev Stesin, Carles Pi-Sunyer, Mark Andrew McBride