Maryland Inventor Develops Patent for Waterproof Audio Receiving Device with Object Detection System
(Targeted News Service Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) By Targeted News Service
ALEXANDRIA, Va., Jan. 22 -- Spencer Goodwin, Laurel, Md., has developed a patent (8,354,924) for a "waterproof audio receiving device with object detection system."
The abstract of the patent published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office states: "A system for facilitating the instructional training of a swimmer wherein the system is further operable to provide object detection to the swimmer of an object within the general movement path of the swimmer. The system further includes a transmitter wherein the transmitter is configured to broadcast at least two audio signals. A receiver is operably coupled to the transmitter utilizing a wireless frequency. The receiver further includes a left earpiece and a right earpiece that have intermediate therebetween two headbands for releasably securing the receiver to the head of the swimmer. The receiver further includes a plurality of sensors mounted to the first headband that are configured to generate and receive sound pulses in order to detect an object within the general movement path of the user."
The patent application was filed on Jan. 18, 2010 (12/689,079). The full-text of the patent can be found at http://patft.uspto.gov/netacgi/nph-Parser Sect1=PTO1&Sect2=HITOFF&d=PALL&p=1&u=%2Fnetahtml%2FPTO%2Fsrchnum.htm&r=1&f=G&l=50&s1=8,354,924.PN.&OS=PN/8,354,924&RS=PN/8,354,924
Written by Kusum Sangma; edited by Anand Kumar.
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