Patents by Inventor Travis Kalanick

Travis Kalanick 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: 9536271
    Abstract: A system and method for configuring an indication device is described. An on-demand service system arranges a transport service for a user to be provided by a driver. The system determines whether the user has specified an output configuration for an indication device in an account of the user. In response to determining that the user has specified an output configuration for the indication device, the system identifies data corresponding to the output configuration and transmits the data to a driver device of the driver to enable the driver device to control the indication device of the driver based on the data.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2017
    Assignee: Uber Technologies, Inc.
    Inventors: Travis Kalanick, Shalin Amin
  • Publication number: 20150332425
    Abstract: A system and method for configuring an indication device is described. An on-demand service system arranges a transport service for a user to be provided by a driver. The system determines whether the user has specified an output configuration for an indication device in an account of the user. In response to determining that the user has specified an output configuration for the indication device, the system identifies data corresponding to the output configuration and transmits the data to a driver device of the driver to enable the driver device to control the indication device of the driver based on the data.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 23, 2015
    Publication date: November 19, 2015
    Inventors: Travis Kalanick, Shalin Amin, Yves Behar, Noah Murphy-Reinhertz, Liam Adelman, Stephen Braitsch, Giulia Borghini, Willy Carteau, Naoya Edahiro, William Clark, Strahan McMullen
  • Publication number: 20120323642
    Abstract: A system and method are described for enabling transportation to be arranged for individuals carrying handsets or mobile devices. In some embodiments, a customer can transmit a request for transport from a given customer geographic location. A service may handle the request by selecting a driver for the customer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2012
    Publication date: December 20, 2012
    Inventors: Garrett Camp, Oscar Salazar, Travis Kalanick
  • Publication number: 20110313804
    Abstract: A system and method are described for enabling transportation to be arranged for individuals carrying handsets or mobile devices. In some embodiments, a customer can transmit a request for transport from a given customer geographic location. A service may handle the request by selecting a driver for the customer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2010
    Publication date: December 22, 2011
    Inventors: GARRETT CAMP, OSCAR SALAZAR, TRAVIS KALANICK
  • Publication number: 20110307282
    Abstract: A system and method are described for enabling transportation to be arranged for individuals carrying handsets or mobile devices. In some embodiments, a customer can transmit a request for transport from a given customer geographic location. A service may handle the request by selecting a driver for the customer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2010
    Publication date: December 15, 2011
    Inventors: Garrett Camp, Oscar Salazar, Travis Kalanick
  • Publication number: 20110301985
    Abstract: A system and method are described for enabling transportation to be arranged for individuals carrying handsets or mobile devices. In some embodiments, a customer can transmit a request for transport from a given customer geographic location. A service may handle the request by selecting a driver for the customer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 6, 2010
    Publication date: December 8, 2011
    Inventors: Garrett Camp, Oscar Salazar, Travis Kalanick
  • Patent number: D774409
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 20, 2016
    Assignee: Uber Technologies, Inc.
    Inventors: Travis Kalanick, Shalin Amin, Strahan McMullen, Yves Behar, Noah Murphy-Reinhertz, Liam Adelman, Naoya Edahiro, William Clark, Stephen Braitsch