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Gregory R Kucala: Method and apparatus for synchronizing information on two different computer systems. Palm Computing, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, March 10, 1998: US05727202 (537 worldwide citation)

Many users of handheld computing devices or "palmtops" also own personal computers (PCs) running applications that manage data similar to the data carried in the palmtops. In such cases, the users are likely to want the data on the palmtop to be synchronized with the data on the PC. A method and app ...


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Jeffrey Charles Hawkins, Robert Yuj Haitani: Method and apparatus for accessing a contacts database and telephone services. Palm, Fenwick & West, February 28, 2006: US07007239 (462 worldwide citation)

Sophisticated computer-enhanced mobile telephones require intuitive user interfaces in order to allow a user to take advantage of all the available features. The present invention discloses an intuitive telephone system user interface that provides both simple familiar and new powerful user interfac ...


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Scott D Lincke, Ronald Marianetti II, Jeffrey C Hawkins: Method, system and apparatus for packet minimized communications. Palm, Van Mahamedi, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, May 28, 2002: US06397259 (406 worldwide citation)

A wireless communications system, apparatus and methods provide packet minimized communications between a wireless client and a proxy server. The methods use novel data compression techniques to enable wireless communications devices to complete transactions by exchanging a minimum number of data pa ...


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Regis Nicolas, Eric Lavigne, Alexis Martial, Christophe Guiraud: Displaying a web page on an electronic display device having a limited display area. Palm, Wagner Murabito & Hao, July 15, 2003: US06593944 (301 worldwide citation)

A method and electronic system for viewing a Web page on a small-sized electronic display device. The small-sized electronic display device is coupled to an electronic system, e.g., a palmtop computer system includes the small-sized electronic display device. The present invention includes a method ...


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Scott D Lincke, Ronald Marianetti II: Method and system for secure communications. Palm, Van Mahamedi, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, June 26, 2001: US06253326 (284 worldwide citation)

A communications system and methods for securely transmitting a message between a wireless client and a proxy server are provided. A method for transmitting a message from the wireless client to a proxy server is provided. The message includes at least one packet of data and is encrypted using a dat ...


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Scott D Lincke, Ronald Marianetti II, Joseph K Sipher: Wireless, radio-frequency communications using a handheld computer. Palm, Van Mahamedi, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, July 8, 2003: US06590588 (235 worldwide citation)

A communications device provides a user with a sensory cue that informs the user of certain characteristics of a subsequent action that includes data communications. By informing the user of the data communication characteristics before the user initiates the data communication action, the invention ...


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Chris Raff: Method and apparatus for managing calendar information from a shared database and managing calendar information from multiple users. Palm Source, Wagner Murabito & Hao, August 31, 2004: US06785868 (226 worldwide citation)

A method and system for synchronizing and using calendar information from a shared database. Calendar information can be stored in a shared database, and accessed and synchronized with one or more portable computer systems. Calendar information stored on the shared database can be assigned a unique ...


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Alvin Pivowar, Steve Hanrahan, Peter Grillo: System and method for synchronizing multiple calendars over wide area network. Palm, September 24, 2002: US06457062 (204 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided for sharing calendar data sets among a plurality of users. Included are a plurality of personal digital assistants, or PDA's, each suitable for storing personal calendar data sets thereon. Further provided is a server for synchronizing server calendar data sets ...


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Francis James Canova Jr, Jeffrey C Hawkins, Traci Angela Neist, Dennis Joseph Boyle, Robert Gregory Twiss, Amy Aimei Han, Elisha Avraham Tal, Madeleine Francavilla: Handheld computer with open accessory slot. Palm, Van Mahamedi, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, May 14, 2002: US06388877 (199 worldwide citation)

A handheld computer having a housing with a midframe construction is described. The housing includes a front shell and a back shell coupled to a midframe. The handheld computer also includes two accessory slots for a stylus or other devices on the left and right sides of the housing. The handheld co ...


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Alvin Pivowar, Steve Hanrahan, Pete Grillo: System and method for sharing data among a plurality of personal digital assistants. Palm, Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, October 23, 2001: US06308201 (183 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided for sharing data among a plurality of users. Included are a plurality of personal digital assistants, or PDA's, each suitable for storing a plurality of personal data sets thereon. Associated therewith is a server including a plurality of server data sets stored ...