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Dwight Allen Merriman, Kevin Joseph O Connor: Method of delivery, targeting, and measuring advertising over networks. Double Click, Allan Jacobson, September 7, 1999: US05948061 (1758 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatuses for targeting the delivery of advertisements over a network such as the Internet are disclosed. Statistics are compiled on individual users and networks and the use of the advertisements is tracked to permit targeting of the advertisements of individual users. In response to ...


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Eric P Batterman, Donald G Chandler: Omnidirectional wide range hand held bar code reader. Omniplanar, Allan Jacobson, January 3, 1995: US05378883 (453 worldwide citation)

A hand-held bar code reader with a two dimensional image sensor for omnidirectional bar code reading, includes variable imaging optics, and flash illumination with variable flash illumination optics. A spotter beam is provided for aiming the hand held bar code reader at a bar code symbol. The spotte ...


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Eric P Batterman, Donald G Chandler: Hand-held bar code reader with laser scanning and 2D image capture. Omniplanar, Allan Jacobson, May 1, 2001: US06223988 (347 worldwide citation)

A hand-held bar code reader includes a laser scanning module and a two dimensional image sensor and processing for reading a bar code. The laser scanner assists the 2D image processing by providing information on location, type, range, reflectivity, and presence of bar code for 2D reading. Additiona ...


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Weidong Mao, David Chen: Apparatus and method for web-casting over digital broadcast TV network. Liberate Technologies, Allan Jacobson, October 1, 2002: US06459427 (295 worldwide citation)

A one-way broadcasting system comprises a headend system architecture adapted to receive data from the Internet and transmit the data through a digital TV network to receivers, a mapping function for mapping the Internet data to MPEG streams, a combining function for combining the Internet data stre ...


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Jeffrey Yutong Wang: HTML electronic program guide for an MPEG digital TV system. Liberate Technologies, Allan Jacobson, January 6, 2004: US06675385 (246 worldwide citation)

An MPEG-2 digital TV headend and settop box includes a method and apparatus for enabling the presentation of electronic program guide (EPG) information. Television program guide information is downloaded from a source of television programming data to the headend of the TV broadcast system. The down ...


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David A Rich: Adaptive notch filter for FM interference cancellation. Allan Jacobson, April 26, 1994: US05307517 (174 worldwide citation)

An improved adaptive notch filter for removing undesired cochannel FM interference includes in-phase and quadrature signal processing paths in which the undesired FM signal is translated to zero frequency, i.e. to DC. In each of the in-phase and quadrature phase signal paths, a first multiplier tran ...


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Donald G Chandler, Eric P Batterman: System for locating and determining the orientation of bar codes in a two-dimensional image. Omniplanar, Allan Jacobson, March 22, 1994: US05296690 (161 worldwide citation)

A bar code reader includes an image capture means for storing a two dimensional image in memory, which stored image may include a bar code symbol within the field of view of said image. The present bar code reader further includes method and apparatus for determining the location and orientation of ...


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Eric P Batterman, Donald G Chandler: Finder pattern for optically encoded machine readable symbols. Omniplanar, Allan Jacobson, February 23, 1993: US05189292 (161 worldwide citation)

An optically encoded information bearing label containing a two dimensional array of data cells includes a finder pattern comprising a plurality of spots arranged in a predetermined geometric pattern substantially analogous to the predetermined geometric pattern of said two dimensional array of data ...


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Antoine Boucher, Paul Ernest McRae, Tong Qiu: System and methods for preparing multimedia data using digital video data compression. Liberate Technologies, Allan Jacobson, January 6, 2004: US06675387 (125 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are described for preparing multimedia data using digital video data compression. Various embodiments of the invention use pre-rendering and encoding techniques that format the video image data into fat macroblocks. The fat macroblocks include header information that identifies t ...


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Mark Kellam: Aluminum-palladium alloy for initiation of electroless plating. Astarix, Allan Jacobson, May 25, 1999: US05907790 (123 worldwide citation)

Thin layers of aluminum and palladium are deposited and annealed to produce aluminum-palladium alloy. The surface of the alloy is exposed and treated with an aluminum enchant to produce a catalytic surface. The catalytic surface is used for electroless plating of nickel, providing excellent plating ...



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