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Apparatus and method for liquid purification
Apparatus, methods, and systems for separating a fluid mixture are provided which employ gas-handling equipment operable to introduce a gas into the liquid...
System and method for water treatment
System and method of treating waste water includes: receiving waste water at a first pressure and temperature, the waste water comprising dissolved solids and...
Spray drying apparatus of dehydration filtrate from desulfurization waste
water, and air pollution control system
A spray drying apparatus includes a gas inlet provided on a side wall in the vicinity of a top portion of the spray drying apparatus, for introducing a flue gas...
Subterranean well production saltwater evaporation station with iodine
A production saltwater evaporation apparatus, comprising a separation and storage area comprising an iodine separation unit configured to remove iodine from...
Method and apparatus for the low-temperature fractionation of a fluid
The method and the apparatus are used for the low-temperature fractionation of a fluid mixture. The fluid mixture is introduced into a separation column. At...
Bed toy and sleep time indicator
A bed toy has doll body that contains a device for indicating when a child should stay in bed or may get up. One or more lights are attached to the doll body...
Crib mobile and mounting structure therefor
A mounting assembly for mounting a toy to a rail and for supporting said toy on said rail, includes an upper bracket and a lower bracket, the upper bracket...
A traveling toy includes a gyroscopic unit, a traveling unit and an ornamental toy unit. The gyroscopic unit includes a motor having co-rotatable upper and...
Spinning toy with trigger actuated stop mechanism
A perpetual spinning toy is described. The spinning toy includes a body component and a motor housed within the body component. A power source is housed within...
Vehicle transportation room system and method
A vehicle transportation room system and method are disclosed. In one embodiment, a system may include a ride vehicle disposed on a ride path and a launch room...
The slide assembly comprises a slide and at least one pushing unit. The slide has a platform and a sliding section. The at least one pushing unit is connected...
Video game recording and playback with visual display of game controller
A system and method for recording and playback of game data is provided. A recording engine may be configured to record and playback game data, including...
Deferred teleportation or relocation in virtual worlds
A user of a virtual universe system is provided with the option of deferring a response to an invitation for an avatar to be relocated (including relocation by...
Systems and methods for associating players of electronic games
A system, processor or computer readable device that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, receiving a user attribute of a...
Resource management for distributed games
Technologies are generally described for server resource allocation for distributed games. In one example, a method includes allocating a first set of resources...
Methods and apparatus for distributed gaming over a mobile device
A system and method are provided for updating game participants. In some embodiments, participants receive game control information via a one-way broadcast. The...
Managing game metrics and authorizations
Various metrics as may be deployed in an active, passive, or hybrid validation architecture are disclosed. A computing device configured to monitor network game...
Method and apparatus for receiving game streaming data, and method and
server for transmitting game streaming data
A game streaming data providing method and server for assigning some control rights for a game to a user terminal that participates in the game, and a method...
Game for portable devices or other gaming devices
A method includes displaying an obscured first image to a first user, where the first image is associated with a first alpha-numeric string. The method also...
Storage medium, game apparatus, game system and game controlling method
An example game apparatus includes a CPU, and the CPU reproduces a BGM according to BGM data. When a ball object and an item object are shot at a predetermined...
Wireless communication game system
A wireless communication game system includes a plurality of mobile game apparatuses, which function as a parent device or a child device and are capable of...
Method for forming game content group, computer-readable, non-transitory
medium, and computer
A method for forming a game content group performed by a computer which includes an operation module and a shake detector for detecting a shake, and which forms...
Gamification provider abstraction layer
A system that manages a gamification provider abstraction layer can select a gamification provider. The system receives a common gamification request message...
Virtual reality avatar traveling control system and virtual reality avatar
traveling control method
A virtual reality avatar traveling control system comprising: at least one body location sensing apparatus, for providing body location information according to...
Method for implementing a computer game
A method, implemented as computer code being executed by one or more processors, in which a computing device displays computer game graphics showing a shooter...
Storage medium having stored thereon information processing program,
information processing apparatus,...
On the basis of data output from a portable display apparatus, a direction of rotation of the portable display apparatus about a predetermined direction in real...
Client side processing of game controller input
Embodiments of the present invention enable rich control input data to control video games that are remotely executed. Rich control input includes...
Storing state for physical modular toys
A modular assembly system is described in which each module comprises a storage element which stores an identifier for the module and data relating to the...
Vacuum drop arcade game
A new arcade game utilizes a vacuum pick-up device to pick-up prizes from a protected silo on a moving playing field. The playing field can be a rotating...
Powered skate with automatic motor control
Systems including powered skates with automatic motor control are provided. One such system includes a pair of powered skates, each including a foot platform...
Skateboard assembly including a fluid-filled chamber
A skateboard assembly is provided and includes a deck having an upper surface and a lower surface formed on an opposite side of the deck than the upper surface...
Power and stabilizing apparatus
A power and stabilizing apparatus for rolling or sliding-based recreational activities is disclosed. The apparatus may include a shafted body coupled to a...
Quick uncoupling/coupling ski pole strap
A combination of a handle and a strap of a ski pole, the strap adapted to be between a hand of a person and the handle, and the combination allowing a quick...
Ski binding automatic front unit
An automatic front unit for a ski binding comprises two levers which, seen in the longitudinal direction of the ski are arranged laterally opposite each other,...
Front unit for a ski binding and system consisting of a front unit and a
The present invention relates to a front unit for a ski binding, comprising a front jaw for fixating a ski boot in a downhill position and engagement members...
Remote release ski binding
In one example, a ski binding control and release assembly includes a housing, a motor disposed in the housing, an actuator element disposed in the housing and...
Sports board configuration
A component of a sports board may be controlled to configure the sports board. The component may be coupled with at least one layer of the sports board.
Composite athletic cup
An improved composite athletic cup having a comfort surround of a flexible material and a front primary shell of a hardened and layered composite material. The...
Interactive golf game with automatic scoring
A golf game system is provided, including at least one ball, at least one club and at least one hole area. The club has a striking sensor for sensing a striking...
Monitoring fitness using a mobile device
Athletic performance monitoring and tracking may provide multiple ways in which to track athletic movement and activity. In one example, an athletic monitoring...
Weight lifting apparatus
A buckle system for a weight belt having a first end and a second end includes a first linkage member fixedly attachable to the first end of the weight belt. A...
An exercise harness has a band (1) that is retained partially encircling the user's head, by a chin-strap (3) and inter-connected head-straps (4). The straps...
Using pressure signal from racket to advise player
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for comparing signals from pressure sensors under the grip of a tennis racket to digital templates to gain insight into the...
Method of enhancing a participant's performance in a sporting activity
According to one aspect of the present invention, a method of improving a participant's ability to move an object toward a desired target through athletic...
Ball tossing game formation kit
A ball tossing game formation kit includes a digging tool for forming a semi-spherical hole in a surface of sand. The digging tool comprises a plate having a...
Soccer goal securing apparatus and method
Embodiments of the invention provide an apparatus for securing a movable soccer goal to a fixed football goal or other vertical post. When in use, the apparatus...
Baseball bats described herein may have handle, throat and/or barrel portions that include non-circular cross-sections.
Golf tee with spark induction coating and method for improving golf
A golf tee having a contact alert coating provides a novel training aid that is economical, compact, and encourages proper golfing form. The golf tee has a golf...
Digital compass ball marker
The present invention extends to a digital compass ball marker that can be used to provide timely information to assist the golfer in determining a direction...
Golf club shaft protector
The specification provides a golf club shaft protector which includes a first tube member, a second tube member, a first end cap, and a second end cap. Each of...