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Michael Wayne Brown, Joseph Herbert McIntyre, Michael A Paolini, James Mark Weaver, Scott Lee Winters: Controlling advertising output during hold periods. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Biggers, Mark S Walker, Biggers & Ohanian PLLC, January 27, 2004: US06683941 (58 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and program for controlling advertising output during hold periods are provided. A context for a call on hold is detected. An advertisement is selected for output during a hold space a hold period of the call according to the context. Output of the advertisement during the hold spa ...


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Prasad R Vishnubhotla: Method and system for data mining automation in domain-specific analytic applications. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Biggers, Cynthia S Byrd, Biggers & Ohanian PLLC, October 21, 2003: US06636860 (21 worldwide citation)

Automated data mining using domain-specific analytic applications for solving predefined problems, including populating input data schema, the input data schema having a format appropriate to solution of a predefined problem. Production training a predefined data mining model to produce a trained da ...


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Prasad Rajendra Vishnubhotla: Storing data mining clustering results in a relational database for querying and reporting. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Biggers, Mark S Walker, Biggers & Ohanian PLLC, April 6, 2004: US06718338 (14 worldwide citation)

Storing data mining clustering results in a relational database for querying and reporting, including reading, from a hierarchical clustering node, clustering data describing a clustering, and recording the clustering data in a relational clustering record; reading, from a hierarchical cluster node ...


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William Kress Bodin, Michael John Burkhart: Client device configuration with vendor association of configuration parameters. International Business Machines Corporation, Biggers & Ohanian PLLC, June 14, 2011: US07962581 (6 worldwide citation)

Configuring a client device, including receiving, at a vendor, user provided configuration parameters for the client device from a user, receiving at the vendor, a configuration bundle for the client device from a manufacturer, and associating the user provided configuration parameters for the clien ...


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Jos Manuel Accapadi, Mathew Accapadi, Andrew Dunshea, Mark Elliott Hack, Agustin Mena III, Mysore Sathyanarayana Srinivas: Scheduling threads in a multiprocessor computer. International Business Machines Corporation, Biggers & Ohanian PLLC, June 14, 2011: US07962913 (6 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for scheduling threads in a multiprocessor computer. Embodiments include selecting a thread in a ready queue to be dispatched to a processor and determining whether an interrupt mask flag is set in a thread control block associated with th ...


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John Hans Handy Bosma, Keith Raymond Walker, Yen Fu Chen: Ad hoc check box selection. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Biggers, David A Mims Jr, Biggers & Ohanian PLLC, October 28, 2003: US06639612 (6 worldwide citation)

A method for toggling check box status, implemented as a software program installed and operating on a computer comprising a computer processor coupled to computer memory. Embodiments of the invention include detecting a touch event on a check box, toggling the status of the check box, and repeatedl ...


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William K Bodin, David Jaramillo, Jesse W Redman, Derral C Thorson: Recasting search engine results as a motion picture with audio. International Business Machines Corporation, Biggers & Ohanian PLLC, May 17, 2011: US07945847 (3 worldwide citation)

Computer-implemented methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for recasting search engine results as a motion picture with audio. Embodiments include identifying a search engine query; providing to a search engine the query; receiving from the search engine the results of the que ...


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Anuradha A Bose, Michael R Meli: Monitoring messages in a distributed data processing system. International Business Machines Corporation, Jeffrey S LaBaw, Biggers & Ohanian PLLC, July 12, 2011: US07979866 (2 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and products are provided for monitoring messages in a distributed data processing system. Embodiments typically include putting a message containing a monitoring token on a queue on a server; receiving a call to get the message from the queue on the server; determining, with an AP ...


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William Kress Bodin, Derral Charles Thorson: Editing and browsing images for virtual cameras. International Business Machines Corporation, Biggers & Ohanian PLLC, June 17, 2004: US20040114176-A1

Digital imaging including creating, in a virtual camera, an unedited image request for an unedited digital image; editing the unedited image request, producing an edited image request for an edited image; communicating the edited image request to a web site for imaging for virtual cameras; receiving ...


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William Kress Bodin, Michael John Burkhart: Client device configuration with hooks. International Business Machines Corporation, Biggers & Ohanian PLLC, August 12, 2004: US20040158624-A1

Configuring a client device including associating a hook in a configuration bundle with customized programming, downloading the configuration bundle for a client device to a services gateway, and executing the configuration bundle on the services gateway, including calling the hook.