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Leendert Vriens, Gerard Acket, Cornelis Ronda: UV/blue led-phosphor device with efficient conversion of UV/blues light to visible light. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, John C Fox, September 29, 1998: US05813753 (550 worldwide citation)

A light emitting device for use in lighting and/or display applications includes a UV/blue LED located in a depression having reflecting sidewalls, a light transmitting material surrounding the LED and filling the depression, and a phosphor in the form of particles either dispersed in the light tran ...


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Damian M Lyons: System and method for permitting three-dimensional navigation through a virtual reality environment using camera-based gesture inputs. Philips Electronics North America, Gregory L Thorne, January 30, 2001: US06181343 (488 worldwide citation)

A system and method for permitting three-dimensional navigation through a virtual reality environment using camera-based gesture inputs of a system user. The system comprises a computer-readable memory, a video camera for generating video signals indicative of the gestures of the system user and an ...


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Ying Huang, Ramakrishna Desiraju, Christophe Begue, Omer Bakkalbasi, Lap Mui Ann Chan, Krishnakumar Bhaskaran, Awi Federgruen, Raymond J Krasinski, Peter Boey: Decision support system for the management of an agile supply chain. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, Gregory L Thorne, September 14, 1999: US05953707 (462 worldwide citation)

A decision support system for the management of an agile supply chain that provides an architecture including a server side and a client side. The server side includes a decision support system database that interfaces with a model engine that performs analysis of the data to support planning decisi ...


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Ying Huang, Ramakrishna Desiraju, Christophe Begue, Omer Bakkalbasi, Lap Mui Ann Chan, Krishnakumar Bhaskaran, Awi Federgruen, Yossi Aviv, Raymond J Krasinski, Peter Boey: Decision support system for the management of an agile supply chain. Philips Electronics North America, Gregory L Thorne, November 21, 2000: US06151582 (454 worldwide citation)

A decision support system for managing an agile supply chain including a server side and a client side. The server side includes a decision support system database that interfaces with a model engine that performs analysis of the data to support planning decisions. The server side also includes a se ...


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Hugo J Strubbe, Ijsbrand J Aalbersberg: System and method for finding a movie of interest in a large movie database. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, Michael E Marion, January 9, 1996: US05483278 (449 worldwide citation)

A system comprising a user interface which can access downloaded electronic programs (e.g. pay per view movies) and information records related to said programs, which can be continually updated and provided over cable or satellite transmission paths or other "fast data" paths, and which can automat ...


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Damian M Lyons, Thomas G Murphy: Method, system, and program for gesture based option selection. Philips Electronics North America, Gregory L Thorne, September 4, 2001: US06283860 (339 worldwide citation)

The system displays on a screen a set of options that are selectable by a user. The user standing in front of the screen points at a desired option and a camera of the system takes an image of the user while pointing. The system calculates from the pose of the user in the image whether the user is p ...


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Hugo J Strubbe, Robert McFarlane: System and method for automatically correlating user preferences with electronic shopping information. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, Michael E Marion, November 21, 1995: US05469206 (316 worldwide citation)

A system comprising a user interface which can access downloaded electronic shopping information, which can be continually updated and provided either "over the air", over cable or satellite transmission paths or other "fast data" paths, and automatically correlate this information with the preferen ...


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Mehran Moshfeghi, Jun Wang, Stephen L Wong, Yuan Pin Yu, Robert A Glicksman: Personalizing hospital intranet web sites. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, Dwight H Renfrew Jr, June 13, 2000: US06076166 (315 worldwide citation)

The server includes a layer for dynamically generating web pages and other data objects using scripts, such as graphic, audio and video files, in dependence on stored information indicating the user's needs and preferences, including those presumed from stored information as to the user's function, ...


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Michael D Pashley, Thomas M Marshall: LED luminaire with electronically adjusted color balance. Philips Electronics North America, F Brice Faller, October 3, 2000: US06127783 (298 worldwide citation)

A white light emitting luminaire includes a plurality of LEDs in each of the colors red, green, and blue with a separate power supply for each color and a photodiode arranged to measure the light output of all the LEDs. The light output of each color is measured by an electronic control circuit whic ...


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Mark Keith Reha, Charles F Morris: Software update manager. Philips Electronics North America Corporation, John F Vodopia, August 28, 2001: US06282709 (292 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for checking/updating existing software on a user's computer utilizes a graphical user interface (GUI). The GUI enables the user, without knowing what software exists on the computer, to download a text file from a remote server and check whether the software on the remot ...