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Howard Citron, Robert Springer: Bar code use in information, transactional and other system and service applications. Nynex Corporation, Loren Swingle, John J Torrente, February 22, 1994: US05288976 (193 worldwide citation)

A system which utilizes a bar code having an instruction field whose data specifies an action to be performed and also having a reference field whose data relates to the data in the instruction field. The system reads the instruction and reference fields of the bar code and processess the read data. ...


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Keith Loris, James Euchner: Neural network model in pattern recognition using probabilistic contextual information. Nynex Corporation, Douglas J Kirk, John J Torrente, October 24, 1989: US04876731 (73 worldwide citation)

A pattern recognition system for recognizing an unknown pattern comprised of symbols which are part of a pattern system which is devoid of inherent context such as numbers. Artificial contextual information based on other than symbol features and the pattern system and in the form of probability wei ...


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Walter Y Chen, Richard A Haddad: Dual mode LMS nonlinear data echo canceller. NYNEX Corporation, Loren Swingle and Kenneth Rubenstein, December 11, 1990: US04977591 (60 worldwide citation)

An adaptive nonlinear data driven echo canceller is disclosed. Unlike other approaches to nonlinear echo cancellation, the inventive echo canceller treats the nonlinearity of the echo path as nonlinear noise associated with transmitting data symbols through a linear echo path. In comparison to a con ...


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Michal Szwarc: Packet switched information network with universal access to enhanced network services. Nynex Corporation, Douglas J Kirk, John J Torrente, December 10, 1991: US05072441 (56 worldwide citation)

An information network for connecting input communication devices using a number of different access protocols to network hosts in which a packet switch is provided for enabling and disabling communication paths betweeen the input devices and hosts and in which an enhanced network function server is ...


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Jan P Vancraeynest: Method and apparatus for increasing the data rate for a given symbol rate in a spread spectrum system. NYNEX Corporation, Loren C Swingle, Kenneth Rubenstein, November 5, 1991: US05063571 (49 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for transmitting a stream of data bits in a spread spectrum format is disclosed. The inventive method comprises providing 2.sup.N predetermined spreading sequences, where N is equal to or larger than 2. The predetermined spreading sequences have suitable autocorrelation and cr ...


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Gareth F Williams: Optical path length modulator. Nynex Corporation, Loren Swingle, Kenneth Rubenstein, May 17, 1994: US05313535 (49 worldwide citation)

An optical integrated circuit comprises an optical substrate and an optical waveguide supported by the substrate. A transducer is incorporated into the optical integrated circuit and coupled to the optical substrate. The transducer comprises a region of piezo-electric material and a set of electrode ...


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Joseph M McAndrews: Rechargeable back-up battery system including a number of battery cells having float voltage exceeding maximum load voltage. Nynex Corporation, Loren Swingle, John T Torrente, November 3, 1992: US05160851 (47 worldwide citation)

A back-up battery system for a switching equipment load in a telephone central office wherein the back-up battery system includes one or more rechargeable batteries having cells floated at a given float voltage and of a number such that when the batteries are switched in circuit across the load, the ...


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John D Beierle: System for integrated distribution of switched voice and television on coaxial cable and with video signal transmission originating from subscriber locations. Nynex Corporation, John R Berres, John J Torrente, April 30, 1996: US05512937 (46 worldwide citation)

A system for voice and video distribution amongst a plurality of telephone subscriber locations operating on a broadband cable network. The subscriber locations are adapted to establish RF transmitting and receiving channels for carrying voice and signalling information and each further includes a t ...


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Jan P Vancraeynest: Clock acquisition in a spread spectrum system. NYNEX Corporation, Loren C Swingle, Kenneth Rubenstein, March 3, 1992: US05093841 (36 worldwide citation)

A circuit and method is disclosed for recovering the transmitter clock at a receiver in a direct sequence spread spectrum communication system where a transmitter and receiver run independent clocks of nominally the same frequency. At the receiver, to select the phase of the local clock that yields ...


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Jan Vancraeynest: Interactive telephone gaming system. Nynex Corporation, Loren Swingle, John J Torrente, February 16, 1993: US05186471 (35 worldwide citation)

A gaming apparatus for use with a telephone network which supports standard DTMF tones and to which is connected telephone stations capable of generating standard DTMF tones wherein the gaming apparatus generates and transmits DTMF tones to a calling telephone station, receives response DTMF tones f ...