Patents by Inventor Timothy Prins

Timothy Prins 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: 10694238
    Abstract: Methods and apparatus are described for estimating the peak bit rate for content and specifying the BANDWIDTH tag value for HLS content. This disclosure also describes techniques by which live content and VOD content can be stitched together in a way that harmonizes the different requirements for the BANDWIDTH tag for the different types of content.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 23, 2020
    Assignee: Amazon Technologies, Inc.
    Inventors: Avinash Priya Khurana, Timothy Prins, Yongjun Wu
  • Publication number: 20050123663
    Abstract: Methods for producing fragments of a food product are disclosed. The method includes providing an amount of a formable food product, dividing a single input flow of the formable food product into multiple output streams, extruding the formable food product through an orifice to form strands and cutting the strands of formable food product into pieces. The method may be used be used to produce fragments of cheese that have an appearance similar to cheese that has been shredded. A method is also disclosed for applying the fragments of food product to a base food product, such as a sandwich or pizza.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 21, 2004
    Publication date: June 9, 2005
    Inventors: Robert White, Ashok Dhruv, Timothy Prins, David Belville, William D'Amico, Kevin Kermode, Russell Bombik