Patents by Inventor Shaun Ryan

Shaun Ryan 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: 8739149
    Abstract: Systems and methods for processing encoded digital data for programming a device to be re-programmed in an audio playback system. The system includes an audio media source containing digital data having audio data or encoded data in an audio data format. An audio media reader reads the digital data from the audio media source. A stream detector receives the digital data from the audio media reader and detects whether the received digital data includes encoded data formatted as audio data or audio data. An audio receiver device receives the audio data and processes the audio data for playback. A device to be re-programmed uses the encoded data formatted as audio data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2009
    Date of Patent: May 27, 2014
    Assignees: Harman International Industries, Incorporated, Harman Becker Automotive Systems GmbH
    Inventors: Jeffrey Tackett, Shaun Ryan
  • Publication number: 20110088024
    Abstract: Systems and methods for processing encoded digital data for programming a device to be re-programmed in an audio playback system. The system includes an audio media source containing digital data having audio data or encoded data in an audio data format. An audio media reader reads the digital data from the audio media source. A stream detector receives the digital data from the audio media reader and detects whether the received digital data includes encoded data formatted as audio data or audio data. An audio receiver device receives the audio data and processes the audio data for playback. A device to be re-programmed uses the encoded data formatted as audio data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 14, 2009
    Publication date: April 14, 2011
    Applicant: Harman International Industries, Incorporated
    Inventors: Jeffrey Tackett, Shaun Ryan
  • Publication number: 20070203906
    Abstract: A search engine system (1) capable of displaying indicative information (3) to a user from searches performed by entities connected directly or indirectly to the user (2), wherein said system (1) includes at least one host computer processor (23) connectable to one or more network(s) (24), a database accessible over said network(s) (24), a plurality of data input devices (25) connectable to said network(s) (24) said search engine being accessible over said network(s) (24).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 22, 2004
    Publication date: August 30, 2007
    Inventors: Julian Cone, Gary Franklin, Michael Grantham, Wayne Munro, Grant Ryan, Shaun Ryan, William Stalker
  • Publication number: 20060179043
    Abstract: The present invention is adapted to provide an information display method and system. In preferred applications the present invention may be used to optimise the information present within an internet web page to improve the ability of internet search engines to index such content. Other implementations of the present invention may facilitate the identification of particular keywords to be associated with a sponsored search engines results links and bids to be made for such keywords to be submitted to the sponsored search engine.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2005
    Publication date: August 10, 2006
    Inventors: Shaun Ryan, Jamie Anstice, Geoffrey Brash, Michael Grantham, Wayne Munro
  • Publication number: 20060100956
    Abstract: The present invention provides for a method of updating an internet search engine database with the results of a user's selection of specific web page listings from the general web page listing provided to the user as a result of his initial keyword search entry. By updating the database with the selections of many different users, the database can be updated to prioritize those web listings that have been selected the most with respect to a given keyword, and thereby presenting first the most popular web page listings in a subsequent search using the same keyword search entry.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2005
    Publication date: May 11, 2006
    Inventors: Grant Ryan, Shaun Ryan, Craig Ryan, Wayne Munro, Del Robinson
  • Publication number: 20050096944
    Abstract: A method, computer system and computer-readable medium for evaluating a risk to the financial value of a property or an aspect of property is provided. The risk evaluations of a threat or threats and are integrated with estimates of the potential extent of damages in light of certain characteristics of the property. A quantitative risk value is then assigned to the property or aspect of the property. The quantitative risk value may be used to determine insurance premiums and other financial parameters related to the property, one or more aspects of the property, or a venture related to the property or one or more aspects of the property.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 30, 2003
    Publication date: May 5, 2005
    Inventor: Shaun Ryan
  • Patent number: D918231
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 21, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 4, 2021
    Assignee: Delos Living LLC
    Inventors: Barrett Brod Kaminer, Max Andrew Pollinger, Tarynne Blake Lopez, dingane Richard St Arromand, Shivaun Ryan, Chris David Hall, Shaun Benson Stewart