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Randal L Bertram: Video receiver display of menu overlaying video. International Business Machines Corporation, Anthony N Magistrale, Daniel E McConnell, February 25, 1997: US05606374 (221 worldwide citation)

A video display, which may be a television receiver with associated set top device, an intelligent television receiver, or a personal computer system enabled for television display, has associated therewith a remote control which controls modification of the visual images displayed. By use of the re ...


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Robert Joseph Zavrel: Information handling systems with broadband and narrowband communication channels between repository and display systems. International Business Machines, Daniel E McConnell, September 22, 1998: US05812930 (212 worldwide citation)

A bidirectional or unidirectional information handling system for data exchange and distribution. The system includes a data repository system and a data display system. The systems are linked for data exchange by a broadband channel for unidirectional high data flow rates and, in some embodiments, ...


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John M Marberg, Brent A Miller, Julian Satran, Dafna Sheinwald: Mobile client computer system with flash memory management utilizing a virtual address map and variable length data. International Business Machines Corporation, Anthony N Magistrale, Daniel E McConnell, August 24, 1999: US05943692 (209 worldwide citation)

A computer system such as a mobile client system in which provision is made for management of flash memory. Flash memory management is done using variable block length and supports data compression. Blocks are allocated contiguously in each erase unit and each block starts with a header that contain ...


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Randal Lee Bertram: Programming structure for user interfaces. International Business Machines Corporation, Daniel E McConnell, Bernard D Bogdon, January 4, 2000: US06011546 (180 worldwide citation)

Programs stored in memory devices associated with microcontrollers controlling a display to a user are constructed in a language which uses layered statements, each of which can have a description portion, an action portion, and a unique connecting character.


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Randall Lee Bertram, Herbert S Steelman: Previous channel listing with cursor controlled user interface for television video displays. International Business Machines Corporation, Daniel E McConnell, April 7, 1998: US05737028 (179 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to consumer use of what is here called the "television space". That is, the use of video/audio signal streams such as in the past have been distributed by broadcast over radio frequency bands or by cable distribution, or made available from video recorder/player devices such a ...


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James L Combs, Dwayne T Crump, Steven T Pancoast: Method for saving and restoring the state of a CPU executing code in protected mode including estimating the value of the page table base register. International Business Machines Corporation, Daniel E McConnell, Sean T Moorhrad, November 19, 1996: US05577220 (142 worldwide citation)

A method of saving and restoring the state of a CPU operating code in protected mode on a computer system. The save method makes use of BIOS operating in shadow RAM located in a region where linear addresses equal physical addresses while saving the state of the CPU. The registers that cannot be dir ...


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Nader Amini, Kazushi Yamauchi: System for counting the number of peripheral buses in each hierarch connected to primary bus for creating map of peripheral buses to locate peripheral devices. International Business Machines, Daniel E McConnell, July 30, 1996: US05542055 (138 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a program that creates a preliminary map of a multiple bus network used to connect peripheral devices to the central processing unit of an information handling system. This preliminary map is then used by configuration software of the information handling system to loc ...


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Christopher Louis Capps, Scott Michael Hallihan, Brenda Maltba Scott, Gayle Colby Steinbugler: Touch sensitive apparatus and method for improved visual feedback. International Business Machines Corporation, Daniel E McConnell, October 12, 2004: US06803905 (135 worldwide citation)

A touch sensitive apparatus and method of operation to improve visual feedback and visual perception of tactile input to an operator. The apparatus includes a touch screen device or display having a touch overlay, a processor and stored program instructions in a memory in which a three-dimensional g ...


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Brian M Bass, Douglas Ray Henderson, Edward Hau chun Ku, Scott J Lemke, Joseph M Rash, Loren Blair Reiss, Thomas Eric Ryle: Simultaneous cut through and store-and-forward frame support in a network device. International Business Machines Corporation, Daniel E McConnell, November 7, 2000: US06144668 (133 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for enabling simultaneous cut-through and store-and-forward transmission of frames in high speed network devices. A Buffer Parameter Vector chains multiple frame buffers together. Frame Parameter Vectors created for each unique version of a frame are used to manage f ...


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Randal L Bertram: Video receiver display of cursor and menu overlaying video. International Business Machines Corporation, Anthony N Magistrale, Daniel E McConnell, July 23, 1996: US05539479 (129 worldwide citation)

A video display, which may be a television receiver with associated set top device, an intelligent television receiver, or a personal computer system enabled for television display, has associated therewith a remote control which controls modification of the visual images displayed. By use of the re ...