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Brenda Ellen Copple, Kristin Elizabeth Creed: Method of redeeming collectible points. Recot, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, January 23, 2001: US06178408 (288 worldwide citation)

A method for redeeming collectible points using on-line bidding for promotional items. Promotional points are collected by consumer purchases of products associated with the points or other consumer behavior. Consumers accumulate the points and then redeem them by bidding on promotional items posted ...


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David Bruce Lection, Yongcheng Li, Yih Shin Tan: Method and apparatus for representing host datastream screen image information using markup languages. International Business Machines Corporation, Jeanine S Ray Yarletts, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, September 3, 2002: US06446110 (243 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for representing host datastream screen image information using markup languages is provided. A distributed data processing system contains a network, at least one host computer, at least one client computer, and optionally at least one server. The host computer generates a ho ...


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Sohail Kayani, Jeffrey Wayne Schild: Method for semi-continuous currency processing using separator cards. Currency Systems International, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, June 29, 1999: US05917930 (174 worldwide citation)

A method of semi-continuous currency processing using separator cards to separate currency stacks in a batch of currency fed into a currency processing machine. This currency processing method uses separator cards that facilitate the continuous processing of individual currency stacks without the ne ...


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David Tuck, Bruce Weier, John Stojka: Apparatus and method for trading electric energy. Continental Power Exchange, David W Carstens Yee & Cahoon L Carstens, September 5, 2000: US06115698 (129 worldwide citation)

Electric energy can be traded between connected participants such as utility companies. The present method provides a common marketplace which provides participants the ability to display both buy and sell offers to the other participants. The marketplace also allows the participants to consummate a ...


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Richard Glen Haycock: Method for currency distribution and management. Currency Systems International, Colin P Cahoon, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, May 23, 2000: US06065672 (120 worldwide citation)

A method for currency management and tracking utilizing a unique standardized cassette for the transportation of note bundles and loading of note bundles into currency processing apparatus, the cassette having an accompanying smart card on which data regarding the individual note history of each not ...


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Weidong Kou: Mechanism for secure tendering in an open electronic network. International Business Machines, A Bruce Clay, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, March 26, 2002: US06363365 (109 worldwide citation)

A mechanism for securing bid proposals until close of tendering is provided for an electronic tendering system over an open network. In order to be permitted to file a bid electronically in response to an invitation to tender, prospective vendors encrypt their bid proposals using session keys obtain ...


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William Preston Alexander III, Robert Francis Berry, Donald L Mulvey, Robert John Urquhart: Method and apparatus for structured profiling of data processing systems and applications. International Machines Corporation, Duke W Carstens Yee & Cahoon Yee, Jeffrey S LaBaw IBM, December 14, 1999: US06002872 (105 worldwide citation)

A method for monitoring performance of a program. A periodically occurring event is detected and a stack associated with the program is identified in response to a detection of the periodically occurring event, which may be a timer interrupt. The stack is examined to identify each routine (and speci ...


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Stephen Glen Graham, Steven Michael Miller: Method and system for voice control enabling device in a service discovery network. International Business Machines Corporation, Gregory M Doudnikoff, Carstens Yee & Cahoon, November 25, 2003: US06654720 (102 worldwide citation)

Devices are registered within a zone using a service discovery protocol. At the time of registration, a device sends a grammar and a set of help sequences to a control unit in the zone to be merged into a composite grammar and composite set of help sequences. If the voice command iddued by a user is ...


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Takeshi Watanabe: Electronic mail transmission with selective file attachment. International Business Machines, A Bruce Clay, Carstens Yee & Cahoon L, December 4, 2001: US06327612 (93 worldwide citation)

A mailing apparatus is operated to associate an attachment file with TO addresses. Then, the mailing apparatus creates e-mail destined for the TO addresses each including the body text and the TO addresses, together with e-mail destined for the CC/BCC addresses including the body text and the CC/BCC ...


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Steven P Kadner, William M Resnik, Micha Auerbach: Seal system. David W Carstens Yee & Cahoon Carstens, May 30, 2000: US06069563 (90 worldwide citation)

The seal system is comprised of a custom integrated circuit utilizing a special CMOS gate-array technology that can be utilized to build inexpensive tamper-resistant electronic seals. The electronic circuit includes a special analog as well as digital, single-chip circuitry that senses the state of ...