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Shuang Ji, Eva Chen: Virus detection and removal apparatus for computer networks. Trend Micro Incorporated, Christopher M Tobin, Greg T Sueoka, April 22, 1997: US05623600 (441 worldwide citation)

A system for detecting and eliminating viruses on a computer network includes a File Transfer Protocol (FTP) proxy server, for controlling the transfer of files and a Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) proxy server for controlling the transfer of mail messages through the system. The FTP proxy ser ...


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P Robert Hsu: Image icon associated with caller ID. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Christopher M Tobin, Jerry A Miller, May 25, 1999: US05907604 (248 worldwide citation)

A person receiving a telephone call to identifies a caller in advance of answering the telephone call by means of a image associated with the caller's Caller ID. The image is displayed on a telephone display device, television set, personal computer or other display coupled to the telephone system. ...


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Carl J Yankowski: Internet based provision of information supplemental to that stored on compact discs. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Christopher M Tobin, Harold T Fujii, June 12, 2001: US06247022 (140 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for updating a memory in a Compact Disc changer. Information identifying discs stored in a CD changer is stored in a memory. The memory is updated when a CD is loaded which does not have identifying features which are recognized by the CD changer. Updating is carried out via a ...


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Eduardo A Sciammarella: Display of previewed channels with rotation of multiple previewed channels along an arc. Sony Corporation, Sony Corporation of America, Christopher M Tobin, Harold T Fujii, August 28, 2001: US06281940 (130 worldwide citation)

Information corresponding to previewed channels is displayed using a sequential arrangement having a main channel location and several remaining channel locations. A currently previewed channel resides in the main channel location. The channels move along the sequential arrangement and into the main ...


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Masaaki Akahane: Voice messaging transceiver message duration indicator and method. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Christopher M Tobin, Harold T Fujii, May 1, 2001: US06226533 (107 worldwide citation)

A message duration indicator apparatus and method for use with a portable voice messaging transceiver including a message recording memory, a microphone, a remaining message memory indicator and an indicator controller provide an indication to the user of the approaching end of the message period to ...


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Hirotoshi Fujisawa: Display device, display method, and program. Sony Corporation, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLLC, Christopher M Tobin, October 6, 2009: US07600189 (99 worldwide citation)

A display device that is capable of displaying predetermined display information in each of a plurality of display areas includes a setting unit for setting display control information that represents the position and size of the display area and the switching of the display information for when a p ...


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Carl J Yankowski: Compact disc changer utilizing disc database. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Christopher M Tobin, November 14, 2000: US06147940 (65 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for updating a memory in a Compact Disc changer. Information identifying discs stored in a CD changer is stored in a memory. The memory is updated when a CD is loaded which does not have identifying features which are recognized by the CD changer. Updating is carried out via a ...


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Charles F Good, Craig S Young, Antonio M Fernandes: Computer system and method for manipulating the display of drawings. Claris Corporation, Greg T Sueoka, Christopher M Tobin, January 21, 1997: US05596691 (57 worldwide citation)

A system for changing the display characteristics of a drawing has one model style, a top graphics table memory for storing a top graphics table, a chart table memory for storing a chart table, a default box graphics table memory for storing a default box graphics table, and a level table memory for ...


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Carl J Yankowski: Method for building a play list. Sony Corporation, Sony Electronics, Christopher M Tobin, October 3, 2000: US06128255 (46 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for updating a memory in a Compact Disc changer. Information identifying discs stored in a CD changer is stored in a memory. The memory is updated when a CD is loaded which does not have identifying features which are recognized by the CD changer. Updating is carried out via a ...


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Hassan Farhangi, Nookala Satya Krishna Mohan: Method and apparatus for digital mixing of audio signals in multimedia platforms. Aztech Systems, Albert C Smith, Christopher M Tobin, July 8, 1997: US05647008 (40 worldwide citation)

A multimedia method and apparatus is able to digitally mix audio signals to produce combined audio output signals. Prior to digital mixing, the audio input signals are de-formatted using a digital de-formatter, volume adjusted using digital volume controllers and converted to a common sampling rate ...