Patents by Inventor William F. Asip

William F. Asip 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: 4361851
    Abstract: A system, consisting of a plurality of Remote Monitoring Units and a Central Computer, for automatically monitoring the selection of a Program Source made by a Subscriber. Each Remote Monitoring Unit has a microprocessor, associated Program and Data Memory, and Control and Interface circuitry. Each of the remote monitoring units maintains a software implemented real-time-clock. When a selection has been made by a Subscriber, the time of day and channel identification (ID) is recorded in the onboard memory.Communication with the central office computer is initiated by the remote monitoring unit at preprogrammed intervals over the conventional voice telephone network using the individual Subscriber's telephone line. Communication with the central office computer is via frequency shift keyed audio tones.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 4, 1980
    Date of Patent: November 30, 1982
    Inventors: William F. Asip, Miklos L. Bartha