Patents by Inventor Nick West

Nick West 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: 7642443
    Abstract: The present invention provides a user configurable computer interface for managing inventory. The interface provides a list, generated according to a user-defined organization. The list includes both owned and un-owned items and provides a means for sampling and purchasing the un-owned items directly from the list. The present invention contemplates a user interface for managing an entertainment play lists such as music play lists, video play lists etc. In addition the present invention contemplates management of vehicle maintenance and goods such as groceries, toys, or books.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 29, 2006
    Date of Patent: January 5, 2010
    Inventors: Eric J. Gould, Nick West, Donald McCaskill, Alice Cark, Paulus Trisnadi
  • Patent number: 7321093
    Abstract: The present invention provides a user configurable computer interface for managing inventory. The interface provides a list, generated according to a user-defined organization. The list includes both owned and un-owned items and provides a means for sampling and purchasing the un-owned items directly from the list. The present invention contemplates a user interface for managing an entertainment play lists such as music play lists, video play lists etc. In addition the present invention contemplates management of vehicle maintenance and goods such as groceries, toys, or books.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 29, 2006
    Date of Patent: January 22, 2008
    Assignee: Blue Dolphin Solutions LLC
    Inventors: Eric J. Gould, Nick West, Donald McCaskill, Alice Cark, Paulus Trisnadi
  • Patent number: 7173177
    Abstract: The present invention provides a user configurable computer interface for managing inventory. The interface provides a list, generated according to a user-defined organization. The list includes both owned and un-owned items and provides a means for sampling and purchasing the un-owned items directly from the list. The present invention contemplates a user interface for managing an entertainment play lists such as music play lists, video play lists etc. In addition the present invention contemplates management of vehicle maintenance and goods such as groceries, toys, or books.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2003
    Date of Patent: February 6, 2007
    Assignee: Blue Dolphin Solutions LLC
    Inventors: Eric J. Gould, Nick West, Donald McCaskill, Alice Cark, Paulus Trisnadi
  • Publication number: 20060288848
    Abstract: The present invention provides a user configurable computer interface for managing inventory. The interface provides a list, generated according to a user-defined organization. The list includes both owned and un-owned items and provides a means for sampling and purchasing the un-owned items directly from the list. The present invention contemplates a user interface for managing an entertainment play lists such as music play lists, video play lists etc. In addition the present invention contemplates management of vehicle maintenance and goods such as groceries, toys, or books.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2006
    Publication date: December 28, 2006
    Inventors: Eric Gould, Nick West, Donald McCaskill, Alice Clark, Paulus Trisnadi
  • Publication number: 20060288847
    Abstract: The present invention provides a user configurable computer interface for managing inventory. The interface provides a list, generated according to a user-defined organization. The list includes both owned and un-owned items and provides a means for sampling and purchasing the un-owned items directly from the list. The present invention contemplates a user interface for managing an entertainment play lists such as music play lists, video play lists etc. In addition the present invention contemplates management of vehicle maintenance and goods such as groceries, toys, or books.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2006
    Publication date: December 28, 2006
    Inventors: Eric Gould, Nick West, Donald McCaskill, Alice Clark, Paulus Trisnadi
  • Patent number: 6693236
    Abstract: The present invention provides a user configurable computer interface for managing inventory. The interface provides a list, generated according to a user-defined organization. The list includes both owned and un-owned items and provides a means for sampling and purchasing the un-owned items directly from the list. The present invention contemplates a user interface for managing an entertainment play lists such as music play lists, video play lists etc. In addition the present invention contemplates management of vehicle maintenance and goods such as groceries, toys, or books.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 1999
    Date of Patent: February 17, 2004
    Assignee: MonkeyMedia, Inc.
    Inventors: Eric J. Gould, Nick West, Donald McCaskill, Alice Cark, Paulus Trisnadi
  • Patent number: 5621456
    Abstract: An interactive audio-visual (A/V) transceiver is advantageously coupled to a television and/or telephone (T/T) cable, a TV, a video recorder (VCR), and other A/V devices. The A/V transceiver switches data between a program/service provider and the connected A/V devices. In one embodiment, the transceiver includes three primary modules, a main module including a CPU, a system bus, system memory, an infra-red (IR) control unit, an audio-visual bus, an A/V decoder, an A/V processor, and an A/V encoder, an A/V connect module including a number of tuner/demodulators and a switch, and an optional CD ROM module. The A/V transceiver hardware is complemented with an operating system and software program which supports the functions provided in the A/V user interface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 1993
    Date of Patent: April 15, 1997
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Fabrice Florin, Michael Buettner, Glenn Corey, Janey Fritsche, Peter Maresca, Peter Miller, Bill Purdy, Stuart Sharpe, Nick West
  • Patent number: 5594509
    Abstract: An interactive audio-visual (A/V) transceiver is advantageously coupled to a television and/or telephone (T/T) cable, a TV, a video recorder (VCR), and other A/V devices. The A/V transceiver switches data between a program/service provider and the connected A/V devices. In one embodiment, the transceiver includes three primary modules, a main module including a CPU, a system bus, system memory, an infra-red (IR) control unit, an audio-visual bus, an A/V decoder, an A/V processor, and an A/V encoder, an A/V connect module including a number of tuner/demodulators and a switch, and an optional CD ROM module. The A/V transceiver hardware is complemented with an operating system and software program which supports the functions provided in the A/V user interface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 1993
    Date of Patent: January 14, 1997
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Fabrice Florin, Michael Buettner, Glenn Corey, Janey Fritsche, Peter Maresca, Peter Miller, Bill Purdy, Stuart Sharpe, Nick West
  • Patent number: 5583560
    Abstract: An interactive audio-visual (A/V) transceiver is advantageously coupled to a television and/or telephone (T/T) cable, a TV, a video recorder (VCR), and other A/V devices. The A/V transceiver switches data between a program/service provider and the connected A/V devices. In one embodiment, the transceiver includes three primary modules, a main module including a CPU, a system bus, system memory, an infra-red (IR) control unit, an audio-visual bus, an A/V decoder, an A/V processor, and an A/V encoder, an A/V connect module including a number of tuner/demodulators and a switch, and an optional CD ROM module. The A/V transceiver hardware is complemented with an operating system and software program which supports the functions provided in the A/V user interface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 1993
    Date of Patent: December 10, 1996
    Assignee: Apple Computer, Inc.
    Inventors: Fabrice Florin, Michael Buettner, Glenn Corey, Janey Fritsche, Peter Maresca, Peter Miller, Bill Purdy, Stuart Sharpe, Nick West