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David W Payton: Virtual on-demand digital information delivery system and method. Hughes Aircraft Company, Georgann S Grunebach, Michael W Sales, Wanda K Denson Low, August 4, 1998: US05790935 (713 worldwide citation)

A digital information system delivers virtual on-demand information over existing, as well as the next generation, digital transport systems by offloading a portion of the systems' peak bandwidth requirements to the local subscribers. A collaborative filtering system synthesizes the preferences of a ...


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Peter B Mumola: Exposure device including an electrically aligned electronic mask for micropatterning. Hughes Aircraft Company, Michael W Sales, Wanda K Denson Low, July 20, 1993: US05229872 (493 worldwide citation)

An apparatus 10 for micropatterning a photoresist coated surface 12 of a semiconductor wafer 14 includes a computer 50 for controlling an image on a screen 29 of a cathode ray tube (CRT) 30. The CRT screen 29 is optically connected to a liquid crystal light valve (LCLV) 26 by a fiber optic faceplate ...


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William B Noble, Bhadra K Patel, Jenny K Wang: Federated information management (FIM) system and method for providing data site filtering and translation for heterogeneous databases. Hughes Aircraft Company, G S Grunebach, M W Sales, W K Denson Low, May 27, 1997: US05634053 (355 worldwide citation)

A FIM system integrates data from a plurality of interconnected local databases to provide users with access to a virtual database. The FIM includes a user interface for generating a global query to search the virtual database, a smart dictionary database (SDD) that contains configuration data, a da ...


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William E Sagey, Harold V Lind, Carl E Lind: Vehicle location system. Hughes Aircraft Company, Thomas A Runk, Anthony W Karambelas, April 26, 1988: US04740792 (337 worldwide citation)

A vehicle locating system (VLS) comprises a large number, for example, several million, vehicle-mounted transmitters and several benchmark transmitters; first, second and third signal relay stations and a central processing station at which the transmitter locations are determined, the central stati ...


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Kenneth C Kung: One-time logon means and methods for distributed computing systems. Hughes Aircraft Company, Wanda K Denson Low, August 31, 1993: US05241594 (301 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods of authenticating users in a distributed networked computing system. The system may comprise a central server embodiment that includes a file wherein IDs and encrypted passwords are stored, or a distributed system embodiment where IDs and encrypted passwords are stored in files ...


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Khalid Karimullah: Personal assistance system and method for use with a cellular communication system. Hughes Aircraft Company, William J Streeter, Wanda K Denson Low, August 30, 1994: US05343493 (281 worldwide citation)

A personal assistance system and method for use with a cellular communication system operating over a cellular communication band and having a plurality of cell-sites. A transceiver transmits to the cell-sites a spread spectrum burst of pulses including a service request codeword indicating a reques ...


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David T Wilson, John E Wreede, John E Gunther, James A Arns: Holographic parking assistance device. Hughes Aircraft Company, Leonard A Alkov, W K Denson Low, April 11, 1995: US05406395 (279 worldwide citation)

An optical parking alignment system that includes at least one projector located on a vehicle for projecting a respective image forwardly of the vehicle, whereby alignment of the vehicle is indicated when each respective image is in focus on a screen disposed in front of the vehicle. The projector c ...


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Callais Richard T, Eisenberg Herbert, Forbes F Douglas, Kosco Thomas J, Taxin Harry M, Frost John B: Catv program control system. Hughes Aircraft Company, Gerry Martin E, MacAllister W H, February 5, 1974: US3790700 (266 worldwide citation)

A system for controlling CATV program viewing in a plurality of modes of operation. In a first mode of operation, a downstream digital transmission causes control means to develop first binary data for comparison in a comparator with selected-channel code data from channel means to enable a first ci ...


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Michael J Campbell, Dennis J Finn, George K Tucker, Michael D Vahey, Rex W Vedder: Data-flow multiprocessor architecture with three dimensional multistage interconnection network for efficient signal and data processing. Hughes Aircraft Company, William J Streeter, Wanda K Denson Low, June 4, 1991: US05021947 (259 worldwide citation)

A data-flow architecture and software environment for high-performance signal and data procesing. The programming environment allows applications coding in a functional high-level language 20 which a compiler 30 converts to a data-flow graph form 40 which a global allocator 50 then automatically par ...


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Ronald G Hegg, Mao Jin Chern: Automotive instrument 3-D virtual image display. Hughes Aircraft Company, Leonard A Alkov, W K Denson Low, August 8, 1995: US05440428 (254 worldwide citation)

A compact, inexpensive and mass-producible optical display system for an automobile creates a dramatic and highly stylistic, sharp, high contrast and pleasing, multi-color or monochromatic 3-D magnified image of an instrument cluster, at least a portion of the 3-D image being located at a viewing di ...



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