Patents by Inventor Raymond Anthony Joao

Raymond Anthony Joao 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: 11312322
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a first circuit containing an ignition system and first load which first load does not draw current when the ignition system is not operating; a second circuit containing a second load which draws current when the ignition system is not operating; a first switch capable of disconnecting a first battery from the first circuit; a second switch capable of connecting the first battery to the first circuit, wherein the first switch or second switch disconnects the ignition system from the first battery when the first switch or second switch in an opened position, and the first switch and second switch connect the first battery to the ignition system in a closed position; and a recharger capable of recharging the first battery and second battery. The apparatus is capable of providing electrical power to the second load when the recharger ceases to operate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 20, 2021
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2022
    Inventor: Raymond Anthony Joao
  • Publication number: 20220122395
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a server computer, located remote from a vehicle. The server computer receives a first message, transmitted from a user device located remote from the vehicle, and generates a second message containing information regarding an individual identified as being present inside or using the vehicle. If the vehicle is occupied or in use, the second message contains information identifying the individual. The server computer transmits a control signal or monitoring signal to a computer or processor located at the vehicle. The computer or processor performs a control operation or a monitoring operation regarding the vehicle, or the system, equipment, or device, of the vehicle in response to the control signal or monitoring signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2021
    Publication date: April 21, 2022
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Publication number: 20220122396
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a server computer, located remote from a premises. The server computer receives a first message, transmitted from a user device located remote from the premises, and generates a second message containing information regarding an individual identified as being present inside or using the premises. If the premises is occupied or in use, the second message contains information identifying the individual. The server computer transmits a control signal or monitoring signal to a computer or processor located at the premises. The computer or processor performs a control operation or a monitoring operation regarding the premises, or the system, equipment, or device, of the premises in response to the control signal or monitoring signal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 28, 2021
    Publication date: April 21, 2022
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Patent number: 11270538
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a server computer, located remote from a premises. The server computer receives a first message, transmitted from a user device located remote from the premises, and generates a second message containing information regarding an individual identified as being present inside or using the premises. If the premises is occupied or in use, the second message contains information identifying the individual. The server computer transmits a control signal or monitoring signal to a computer or processor located at the premises. The computer or processor performs a control operation or a monitoring operation regarding the premises, or the system, equipment, or device, of the premises in response to the control signal or monitoring signal.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 8, 2022
    Inventor: Raymond Anthony Joao
  • Publication number: 20220051503
    Abstract: An apparatus, including: a receiver; processor; distributed ledger and Blockchain technology system; and transmitter. The receiver receives a request for an e-voting ballot regarding an election. The e-voting ballot contains information regarding the elected office race or referendum issue in the election, and a link or hyperlink to information regarding a candidate or referendum issue. The apparatus receives a digital file, containing information regarding a picture, photograph, or video clip, of the individual. The processor transmits the e-voting ballot to a user device. The apparatus transmits a voter account use message and the digital file to the user device. The apparatus receives and stores information regarding a vote or votes cast pursuant to the e-voting ballot. The apparatus stores the information regarding the vote or votes cast in the distributed ledger and Blockchain technology system. The apparatus transmits a vote confirmation message to the user device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 1, 2021
    Publication date: February 17, 2022
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Publication number: 20220028017
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a central processing computer specially programmed to process recruitment, job searching, project searching, or scheduling, information, regarding a job or project related to a commercialization or monetization activity regarding an intellectual property; and a distributed ledger and blockchain technology system. The central processing computer transmits an electronic forum to a user device, wherein the central processing computer receives information for engaging in a recruitment, job searching, project searching, or scheduling, activity, in or via the electronic forum, and the central processing computer provides a videoconference call between the individual and an employer or hiring entity or between the individual and a job applicant. The central processing computer generates an electronic forum report containing information regarding an activity or activities of the individual in or during the electronic forum.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 12, 2021
    Publication date: January 27, 2022
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Publication number: 20210357870
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a central processing computer which is specially programmed to process recruitment, job searching, project searching, or scheduling, information; and a distributed ledger and blockchain technology system. The central processing computer provides or transmits an electronic forum to a user communication device, wherein the central processing computer receives, from a user communication device, information for engaging in a recruitment, job searching, project searching, or scheduling, activity, in or via the electronic forum, and the central processing computer provides a videoconference call between the individual and an employer or hiring entity or between the individual and a job applicant. Upon a conclusion of the electronic forum, the central processing computer generates an electronic forum report containing information regarding an activity or activities of the individual in or during the electronic forum.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 31, 2021
    Publication date: November 18, 2021
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Publication number: 20210319895
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a central processing computer including a database for storing an electronic healthcare record for an individual; and a distributed ledger and Blockchain technology system. The apparatus facilitates a video call between a user communication device of the individual and a provider communication device of a healthcare provider. The video information regarding the individual is displayed along with a portion of the electronic healthcare record for or associated with the individual in a split-screen or multiple screen format on a display device of the provider communication device. The user communication device transmits data obtained from a healthcare device or equipment, or biometric data or performance tracking data, to the provider communication device during the video call. The provider communication device processes information for updating the electronic healthcare record.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 7, 2021
    Publication date: October 14, 2021
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Publication number: 20210295659
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a processor which provides an electronic forum which provides a video or audio broadcast of a sporting event and which allows users to communicate with one another, post comments, place a bet or bets, receive information regarding bets available, betting odds, changes in betting odds, or analytics information, and report an instance of suspected game fixing, match fixing, or cheating, before, during, or after, the sporting event; a transmitter, which transmits the electronic forum to a user communication device; and a receiver which receives information transmitted from the user communication device. The processor processes an outcome of a bet on the sporting event and determines if the bet is a winning bet or a losing bet. The apparatus generates a report and transmits the report to a computer associated with a sport governing body, governmental entity, gaming facility, analytics provider, social network, financial institution, or escrow agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 8, 2021
    Publication date: September 23, 2021
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Publication number: 20210264735
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a processor specially programmed to provide, to a plurality of users, an electronic forum capable of providing a video or audio broadcast or transmission of a sporting event, esports sporting event or competition, entertainment event, educational content, or instructional content, and a user profile of a participant in same, and is capable of allowing at least some of the plurality of users to communicate with one another before, during, or after, the sporting event, the entertainment event, the educational content, or the instructional content, to place a bet, or to receive information regarding bets available, betting odds, changes in betting odds, or analytics information; a transmitter which transmits the electronic forum to a user communication device associated with a user of the plurality of users; and a receiver which receives information transmitted from the user communication device associated with the user of the plurality of users.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2021
    Publication date: August 26, 2021
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Patent number: 11069195
    Abstract: A sports betting apparatus, including a processor which provides an electronic forum capable of providing a video or audio broadcast of a sporting event to users and capable of allowing the users to communicate with one another before, during, or after, the broadcast, to place a bet or bets on an outcome of, or on, an event occurring during the sporting event, to receive information regarding bets available, betting odds, changes in betting odds, or analytics information, and to report an instance of suspected game fixing or match fixing involving the sporting event; and a transmitter which transmits the electronic forum to a user communication device associated with a user. The apparatus provides a communication link which facilitates a communication or an interaction between one or more and a player, a coach, a team bench, a referee, a broadcaster, or an individual participating in the sporting event.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 20, 2021
    Inventor: Raymond Anthony Joao
  • Publication number: 20210148714
    Abstract: A method, including providing a device for an individual, storing information regarding a travel schedule or itinerary of the individual, determining a location of the device with a global positioning device, automatically and continuously monitoring the location of the device, comparing the location of the device with the travel schedule or itinerary, detecting a deviation of the device from a travel schedule or itinerary, or detecting an absence of, or a leaving of, the device from an expected location on the travel schedule or itinerary, generating a travel route deviation message and transmitting the travel route deviation message to a first communication device.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 27, 2021
    Publication date: May 20, 2021
    Inventors: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO, MARY ANTONETTE SPANO a/k/a CALVI
  • Publication number: 20210138984
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a first circuit which contains a first load, which first load does not draw current from a first battery when a system is not operating; a second circuit which contains a second load, which second load draws current from a second battery when the system is not operating or is non-operational; a first switch which is capable of disconnecting the first battery from the first circuit; a second switch which is capable of connecting the first battery to the first circuit; and at least one recharger which is capable of recharging the first battery and the second battery when the system is operating. The apparatus is capable of providing electrical power to the second load when the at least one recharger ceases to operate or becomes non-operational.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 20, 2021
    Publication date: May 13, 2021
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Publication number: 20210133406
    Abstract: An apparatus, including: an RFID reader system located at a first vehicle, which includes an RFID tag reader or a plurality of RFID tag readers; a processor; a database which stores information regarding a plurality of second vehicles, wherein at least one RFID tag is assigned to each of the plurality of second vehicles; and a display. The RFID reader system reads, scans, or detects, the at least one RFID tag assigned to the second vehicle or to each of the plurality of second vehicles. The processor processes data or information obtained by the RFID reader system and identifies the detected second vehicle or the detected plurality of second vehicles. The processor obtains information from the database regarding the detected second vehicle or plurality of second vehicles. The apparatus provides information regarding the detected second vehicle or the detected plurality of second vehicles on or via the display.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 29, 2020
    Publication date: May 6, 2021
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Publication number: 20210118265
    Abstract: A media and/or betting apparatus, including a processor, which is specially programmed to provide, to a plurality of users, an electronic forum capable of providing a video or audio broadcast or transmission of a sporting event, entertainment event, educational content, or instructional content, and a user profile of a participant in same, and is capable of allowing at least some of the plurality of users to communicate with one another before, during, or after, the sporting event, the entertainment event, the educational content, or the instructional content, to place a bet, or to receive information regarding bets available, betting odds, changes in betting odds, or analytics information; a transmitter which transmits the electronic forum to a user communication device associated with a user of the plurality of users; and a receiver which receives information transmitted from the user communication device associated with the user of the plurality of users.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 29, 2020
    Publication date: April 22, 2021
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Publication number: 20210090406
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a processor which provides an electronic forum which is transmitted to, and displayed via, a first user communication device associated with a first user of a plurality of users. The electronic forum provides or transmits a video broadcast of a sporting event to the first user communication device via the Internet or World Wide Web, allows the first user to communicate with a second user, allows the first user to post comments or messages, allows the first user to place a bet(s), displays information regarding an available bet(s). betting odds, or analytics, during the video broadcast, and provides information regarding a private bet(s). The apparatus receives and processes information for placing a bet, generates a report containing information regarding bets placed, outcomes of bets, an identity of individuals who placed bets or watched the sporting event, or electronic forum activity, and transmits the report to a computer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2020
    Publication date: March 25, 2021
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Patent number: 10942032
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a microphone, speaker, camera, memory or database which stores information regarding a travel schedule or itinerary, global positioning device, controller, and a transmitter. The controller is specially programmed to detect a deviation of the apparatus from the travel schedule or itinerary or to detect an absence of, or a leaving of, the apparatus from an expected location on the travel schedule or itinerary, and, if the controller detects a deviation of the apparatus from the travel schedule or itinerary or detects an absence of, or a leaving of, the apparatus from the expected location on the travel schedule or itinerary, the controller generates a travel route deviation message. The transmitter transmits the travel route deviation message to a first communication device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2021
    Inventors: Raymond Anthony Joao, Mary Antonette Spano
  • Publication number: 20210065200
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a transaction terminal, further comprising: an input device or a receiver, wherein the input device inputs or the receiver receives information regarding an account and transaction information regarding a transaction on or involving the account; a camera or a video recording device, wherein the camera or the video recording device obtains or records a photograph or a video clip of an individual involved in the transaction; a processor, wherein the processor processes the transaction information; and a computer, further comprising: a database, wherein the database stores information regarding the transaction and the photograph or the video clip of the individual involved in the transaction, and a display. The information regarding the transaction and the photograph or the video clip of the individual involved in the transaction is displayed via the display independently of any processing of the transaction by a transaction authorization processing computer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 16, 2020
    Publication date: March 4, 2021
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO
  • Patent number: 10913412
    Abstract: An apparatus, including a first circuit which contains a first load of a premises or article, which first load does not draw current from a first battery when a system of the premises or article is not operating; a second circuit which contains a second load of the premises or article, which second load draws current from a second battery when the system is not operating or is non-operational; a first switch which is capable of disconnecting the first battery from the first circuit; a second switch which is capable of connecting the first battery to the first circuit; and at least one recharger which is capable of recharging the first battery and the second battery when the system is operating. The apparatus is capable of providing electrical power to the second load when the at least one recharger ceases to operate or becomes non-operational.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 28, 2019
    Date of Patent: February 9, 2021
    Inventor: Raymond Anthony Joao
  • Publication number: 20210037341
    Abstract: An apparatus, including: an RFID reader, wherein the RFID reader is located at an entrance of a venue or at an exit of the venue or the RFID reader is located at an entrance of a vehicle or at an exit of the vehicle; a processor; and a transmitter. The RFID reader detects or reads an RFID tag on or associated with a personal monitoring device, wherein the RFID tag is detected or read by the RFID reader as the RFID tag enters the venue or the vehicle or exits from venue or the vehicle. The processor generates a message containing information regarding a date and a time when the RFID tag was detected or read by the RFID reader and location information regarding the venue or the vehicle. The transmitter transmits the message to a user communication device or to a central processing computer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 23, 2020
    Publication date: February 4, 2021
    Inventor: RAYMOND ANTHONY JOAO