Patents by Inventor Willard E. Kehoe

Willard E. Kehoe 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: 4159536
    Abstract: A portable electronic language translation apparatus including a keyboard for receiving operator entered words in one language and a memory such as a programmable read only memory controlled by a microprocessor for comparing and analyzing each letter or group of letters of the keyboard entered word to determine whether the corresponding word in a second language is stored within the memory. If the corresponding word is so stored, it is displayed for viewing by the operator. The disclosed circuit permits automatic translation from one language to another without specification of the input language by the operator.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 1977
    Date of Patent: June 26, 1979
    Assignee: Willard E. Kehoe
    Inventors: Willard E. Kehoe, R. Trezevant Wigfall