Patents by Inventor Matt Earl

Matt Earl 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: 11107131
    Abstract: An example system can include a server that includes or is associated with a keyword recommendation module. The keyword recommendation module can be configured to select keywords for a search engine for use in a search engine marketing campaign, wherein the search engine provides more traffic to Internet content of a publisher than other search engines, for the keywords. The module can also be configured to determine, per keyword, user engagement with the Internet content resulting from the traffic provided by the search engine for the keywords, according to one or more of time spent viewing the Internet content, page views of the Internet content, and dwell times. The module can also be configured to score, per keyword, the keywords according to the determined user engagement with the Internet content, and generate keyword recommendations according to the scoring of the keywords.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 31, 2021
    Assignee: Verizon Media Inc.
    Inventors: Supreeth Rao, Jianning Dong, Anurag Ojha, Matt Earls, Saurabh Dixit
  • Publication number: 20210116178
    Abstract: Methods and apparatuses for drying electronic devices are disclosed. Embodiments include methods and apparatuses that heat and decrease pressure within the electronic device. Some embodiments increase and decrease pressure while adding heat energy, such as by using a heated platen in contact with the electronic device or by supplying a gas (e.g., air), which may be heated, into the interior of the electronic device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 27, 2020
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Inventors: Reuben Zielinski, Joel Trusty, David Douberteen, Mark Earle, Imran Arain, James M. Shrake, Evan Zaldivar, Babu Gopala Krishna Santhosh Kadambari, Matt Earl Hay, Jim Eugene McMeel
  • Patent number: 10876792
    Abstract: Methods and apparatuses for drying electronic devices are disclosed. Embodiments include methods and apparatuses that heat and decrease pressure within the electronic device. Some embodiments increase and decrease pressure while adding heat energy, such as by using a heated platen in contact with the electronic device or by supplying a gas (e.g., air), which may be heated, into the interior of the electronic device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2020
    Assignee: Revive Electronics, LLC
    Inventors: Reuben Zielinski, Joel Trusty, David Douberteen, Mark Earle, Imran Arain, James M. Shrake, Evan Zaldivar, Babu Gopala Krishna Santhosh Kadambari, Matt Earl Hay, Jim Eugene McMeel
  • Publication number: 20200379440
    Abstract: An automated storage and retrieval system includes a storage space with storage locations defined therein, an automated transport system connected to the storage space and configured to transport store units for storage in the storage locations and retrieval from the storage locations, and a control system disposed for managing throughput performance of the automated storage and retrieval system, the control system being operably coupled to the automated transport system and having more than one separate and distinct control sections each configured for managing throughput performance with respect to a common group of the storage locations, wherein at least one of the control sections manages aspects of throughput performance of the common group independent of another of the control sections.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 18, 2020
    Publication date: December 3, 2020
    Inventors: Melanie Ziegler, Russell G. BARBOUR, Matt EARL
  • Patent number: 10747204
    Abstract: An automated storage and retrieval system includes a storage space with storage locations defined therein, an automated transport system connected to the storage space and configured to transport store units for storage in the storage locations and retrieval from the storage locations, and a control system disposed for managing throughput performance of the automated storage and retrieval system, the control system being operably coupled to the automated transport system and having more than one separate and distinct control sections each configured for managing throughput performance with respect to a common group of the storage locations, wherein at least one of the control sections manages aspects of throughput performance of the common group independent of another of the control sections.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2020
    Assignee: Symbotic LLC
    Inventors: Melanie Ziegler, Russell G. Barbour, Matt Earl
  • Publication number: 20200248964
    Abstract: Methods and apparatuses for drying electronic devices are disclosed. Embodiments include methods and apparatuses that heat and decrease pressure within the electronic device. Some embodiments increase and decrease pressure while adding heat energy, such as by using a heated platen in contact with the electronic device or by supplying a gas (e.g., air), which may be heated, into the interior of the electronic device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 21, 2020
    Publication date: August 6, 2020
    Inventors: Reuben Zielinski, Joel Trusty, David Douberteen, Mark Earle, Imran Arain, James M. Shrake, Evan Zaldivar, Babu Gopala Krishna Santhosh Kadambari, Matt Earl Hay, Jim Eugene McMeel
  • Publication number: 20190072939
    Abstract: An automated storage and retrieval system includes a storage space with storage locations defined therein, an automated transport system connected to the storage space and configured to transport store units for storage in the storage locations and retrieval from the storage locations, and a control system disposed for managing throughput performance of the automated storage and retrieval system, the control system being operably coupled to the automated transport system and having more than one separate and distinct control sections each configured for managing throughput performance with respect to a common group of the storage locations, wherein at least one of the control sections manages aspects of throughput performance of the common group independent of another of the control sections.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 6, 2018
    Publication date: March 7, 2019
    Inventors: Melanie ZIEGLER, Russell G. BARBOUR, Matt EARL
  • Patent number: 10120370
    Abstract: An automated storage and retrieval system includes a storage space with storage locations defined therein, an automated transport system connected to the storage space and configured to transport store units for storage in the storage locations and retrieval from the storage locations, and a control system disposed for managing throughput performance of the automated storage and retrieval system, the control system being operably coupled to the automated transport system and having more than one separate and distinct control sections each configured for managing throughput performance with respect to a common group of the storage locations, wherein at least one of the control sections manages aspects of throughput performance of the common group independent of another of the control sections.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 15, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 6, 2018
    Assignee: Symbotic, LLC
    Inventors: Melanie Ziegler, Russell G. Barbour, Matt Earl
  • Patent number: 9911140
    Abstract: An system can include a server that includes or is associated with a keyword price recommendation module. The module can be configured to recommend an optimal price for a keyword, per referral event, in a search engine marketing campaign. For making such a recommendation, the module can be configured to determine revenue generated per referral event for the keyword according to a number of referral events for the keyword for a plurality of users and revenue generated for the keyword by the plurality of users. It can also be configured to select a return on investment percentage for the keyword, and determine the optimal price for the keyword according to the revenue generated per referral event and the return on investment percentage. Additionally or alternatively, the keyword price recommendation module can be configured to calculate the return on investment percentage for the keyword according to at least one market condition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: March 6, 2018
    Assignee: Excalibur IP, LLC
    Inventors: Saurabh Dixit, Matt Earls, Supreeth Rao, Anurag Ojha, Jianning Dong
  • Publication number: 20170364963
    Abstract: An example system can include a server that includes or is associated with a keyword recommendation module. The keyword recommendation module can be configured to select keywords for a search engine for use in a search engine marketing campaign, wherein the search engine provides more traffic to Internet content of a publisher than other search engines, for the keywords. The module can also be configured to determine, per keyword, user engagement with the Internet content resulting from the traffic provided by the search engine for the keywords, according to one or more of time spent viewing the Internet content, page views of the Internet content, and dwell times. The module can also be configured to score, per keyword, the keywords according to the determined user engagement with the Internet content, and generate keyword recommendations according to the scoring of the keywords.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 6, 2017
    Publication date: December 21, 2017
    Applicant: Yahoo Holdings, Inc.
    Inventors: Supreeth Rao, Jianning Dong, Anurag Ojha, Matt Earls, Saurabh Dixit
  • Publication number: 20170343988
    Abstract: An automated storage and retrieval system includes a storage space with storage locations defined therein, an automated transport system connected to the storage space and configured to transport store units for storage in the storage locations and retrieval from the storage locations, and a control system disposed for managing throughput performance of the automated storage and retrieval system, the control system being operably coupled to the automated transport system and having more than one separate and distinct control sections each configured for managing throughput performance with respect to a common group of the storage locations, wherein at least one of the control sections manages aspects of throughput performance of the common group independent of another of the control sections.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 15, 2017
    Publication date: November 30, 2017
    Inventors: Melanie ZIEGLER, Russell G. BARBOUR, Matt EARL
  • Patent number: 9792629
    Abstract: An example system can include a server that includes or is associated with a keyword recommendation module. The keyword recommendation module can be configured to select keywords for a search engine for use in a search engine marketing campaign, wherein the search engine provides more traffic to Internet content of a publisher than other search engines, for the keywords. The module can also be configured to determine, per keyword, user engagement with the Internet content resulting from the traffic provided by the search engine for the keywords, according to one or more of time spent viewing the Internet content, page views of the Internet content, and dwell times. The module can also be configured to score, per keyword, the keywords according to the determined user engagement with the Internet content, and generate keyword recommendations according to the scoring of the keywords.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 1, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 17, 2017
    Assignee: Yahoo Holdings, Inc.
    Inventors: Supreeth Rao, Jianning Dong, Anurag Ojha, Matt Earls, Saurabh Dixit
  • Patent number: 9733638
    Abstract: An automated storage and retrieval system includes a storage space with storage locations defined therein, an automated transport system connected to the storage space and configured to transport store units for storage in the storage locations and retrieval from the storage locations, and a control system disposed for managing throughput performance of the automated storage and retrieval system, the control system being operably coupled to the automated transport system and having more than one separate and distinct control sections each configured for managing throughput performance with respect to a common group of the storage locations, wherein at least one of the control sections manages aspects of throughput performance of the common group independent of another of the control sections.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 15, 2017
    Assignee: Symbotic, LLC
    Inventors: Melanie Ziegler, Russell G. Barbour, Matt Earl
  • Publication number: 20150039419
    Abstract: An system can include a server that includes or is associated with a keyword price recommendation module. The module can be configured to recommend an optimal price for a keyword, per referral event, in a search engine marketing campaign. For making such a recommendation, the module can be configured to determine revenue generated per referral event for the keyword according to a number of referral events for the keyword for a plurality of users and revenue generated for the keyword by the plurality of users. It can also be configured to select a return on investment percentage for the keyword, and determine the optimal price for the keyword according to the revenue generated per referral event and the return on investment percentage. Additionally or alternatively, the keyword price recommendation module can be configured to calculate the return on investment percentage for the keyword according to at least one market condition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2013
    Publication date: February 5, 2015
    Applicant: Yahoo! Inc.
    Inventors: Saurabh Dixit, Matt Earls, Supreeth Rao, Anurag Ojha, Jianning Dong
  • Publication number: 20150039432
    Abstract: An example system can include a server that includes or is associated with a keyword recommendation module. The keyword recommendation module can be configured to select keywords for a search engine for use in a search engine marketing campaign, wherein the search engine provides more traffic to Internet content of a publisher than other search engines, for the keywords. The module can also be configured to determine, per keyword, user engagement with the Internet content resulting from the traffic provided by the search engine for the keywords, according to one or more of time spent viewing the Internet content, page views of the Internet content, and dwell times. The module can also be configured to score, per keyword, the keywords according to the determined user engagement with the Internet content, and generate keyword recommendations according to the scoring of the keywords.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 1, 2013
    Publication date: February 5, 2015
    Applicant: Yahoo! Inc.
    Inventors: Supreeth Rao, Jianning Dong, Anurag Ojha, Matt Earls, Saurabh Dixit
  • Publication number: 20140343713
    Abstract: An automated storage and retrieval system includes a storage space with storage locations defined therein, an automated transport system connected to the storage space and configured to transport store units for storage in the storage locations and retrieval from the storage locations, and a control system disposed for managing throughput performance of the automated storage and retrieval system, the control system being operably coupled to the automated transport system and having more than one separate and distinct control sections each configured for managing throughput performance with respect to a common group of the storage locations, wherein at least one of the control sections manages aspects of throughput performance of the common group independent of another of the control sections.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 28, 2014
    Publication date: November 20, 2014
    Applicant: Symbotic, LLC
    Inventors: Melanie Ziegler, Russell G. Barbour, Matt Earl
  • Patent number: 7333591
    Abstract: A new optimization method for generating treatment plans for radiation oncology is described and claimed. This new method works for intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), intensity modulated arc therapy (IMAT), and hybrid IMRT.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 2006
    Date of Patent: February 19, 2008
    Assignee: University of Maryland, Baltimore
    Inventors: Matt A. Earl, David M. Shepard, Xinsheng Yu
  • Publication number: 20070064871
    Abstract: A new optimization method for generating treatment plans for radiation oncology is described and claimed. This new method works for intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), intensity modulated arc therapy (IMAT), and hybrid IMRT.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 27, 2006
    Publication date: March 22, 2007
    Inventors: Matt Earl, David Shepard, Xinsheng Yu
  • Patent number: 7162008
    Abstract: A new optimization method for generating treatment plans for radiation oncology is described and claimed. This new method works for intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), intensity modulated arc therapy (IMAT), and hybrid IMRT.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2002
    Date of Patent: January 9, 2007
    Assignee: University of Maryland, Baltimore
    Inventors: Matt A. Earl, David M. Shepard, Xinsheng Yu
  • Publication number: 20040071261
    Abstract: A new optimization method for generating treatment plans for radiation oncology is described and claimed. This new method works for intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT), intensity modulated arc therapy (IMAT), and hybrid IMRT.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 3, 2002
    Publication date: April 15, 2004
    Applicant: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND AT BALTIMORE
    Inventors: Matt A. Earl, David M. Shepard, Xinsheng Yu