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Russell Todd Berman, Michael Andrew Radford, Brett Austin Kennedy, David Kiyoshi Matsumoto: System for playback of network audio material on demand. Synetix Technologies, David A Hall, December 31, 2002: US06502194 (237 worldwide citation)

A playback unit resembling a home audio component, retrieves audio data from a remote server and plays them back in real time, using a home audio system, in response to user selection. The playback unit provides an interface between a network source for audio material, such as the Internet, and a co ...


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Charles Glommen, Blaise Barrelet: Internet website traffic flow analysis. WebSide Story, David A Hall, Heller Ehrman White & McAuliffe, May 21, 2002: US06393479 (219 worldwide citation)

An Internet-based analysis tool follows, in real-time, the flow of traffic through a website. For every website page requested by a website visitor, the state of the visitor's browser is recorded and data relating to the path visitors take through the website is collected and studied. The state ...


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Stefan B Edlund, Michael Lawrence Emens, Reiner Kraft, Peter Chi Shing Yim: Labeling and describing search queries for reuse. International Business Machines Corporation, David A Hall, Heller Ehrman White & McAuliffe, November 19, 2002: US06484162 (205 worldwide citation)

A system and method associates a label and description with a search query such that the query, label, and description can be stored in a shared query repository so that queries can be retrieved by multiple users for reuse. The shared query repository can be searched, so that an appropriate query ca ...


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Jeffrey Bruce Lotspiech, Kevin Snow McCurley: System for encrypting broadcast programs in the presence of compromised receiver devices. International Business Machines Corporation, John L Rogitz, David A Hall, September 12, 2000: US06118873 (171 worldwide citation)

A digital broadcast system provides secure transmission of digital programs to in-home digital devices even when some of the devices are unauthorized. A matrix of device keys S.sub.j,i is provided, wherein "i" is a key index variable indicating a position in a key dimension of the matrix and "j" is ...


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Inderjit Singh Dhillon, Dharmendra Shantilal Modha: Concept decomposition using clustering. International Business Machines Corporation, David A Hall, Heller Ehrman White & McAuliffe, May 6, 2003: US06560597 (135 worldwide citation)

A system and method operates with a document collection in which documents are represented as normalized document vectors. The document vector space is partitioned into a set of disjoint clusters and a concept vector is computed for each partition, the concept vector comprising the mean vector of al ...


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Hui I Hsiao, Inderpal Singh Narang: Update support in database content management. International Business Machines Corporation, David A Hall, Heller Ehrman White & McAuliffe, May 13, 2003: US06564215 (131 worldwide citation)

A computer system updates a data object that is maintained in data storage external to a database management system (DBMS), after receiving an update request from a DBMS client for the data object, by first scheduling the update request with the DBMS to provide access to the external data object, th ...


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Matthew John Bickerton, Kathryn Ann Bohrer, Emma Suzanne Hughes, Edward William Kenworthy, Rupert Jeremy Musgrove, LindaMay Rose Patterson, Steven Porter, David Dennis Salt, Duncan Keith Scattergood: Object oriented technology framework for accounts receivable and accounts payable. International Business Machines Corporation, David A Hall, Owen J Gamon, March 21, 2000: US06041312 (127 worldwide citation)

An object oriented framework provides a set of objects that perform account management functioning and permits a framework user to add extensions to the framework for specific processing features, thereby producing an account management application program for managing the financial accounts of a co ...


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Frank William Gilchrist, Eric Nels Herness, Eric H Jenney, John Christopher Ripstra, George James Romano: Object oriented mail server framework mechanism. International Business Machines Corporation, David A Hall, June 16, 1998: US05768505 (122 worldwide citation)

A framework for use with object-oriented programming systems provides a common message processing system structure that can be placed on any OOP platform and be configured to support any e-mail message protocol standard or specific mail server function. The framework defines an e-mail message as a n ...


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Bradley Scott Rubin: Object oriented information retrieval framework mechanism. International Business Machines Corporation, David A Hall, July 7, 1998: US05778378 (117 worldwide citation)

A framework for use with object-oriented programming systems provides a reusable object oriented (OO) framework for use with object oriented programming systems that provides an information retrieval (IR) shell that permits a framework user to define an index class that includes word index objects a ...


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Curtis Howard Brobst, Wayne Allen Nelson: Object oriented server process framework with interdependent-object creation. International Business Machines Corporation, David A Hall, April 6, 1999: US05893106 (105 worldwide citation)

An object oriented framework provides a set of objects that perform computer system server functions and that permit a framework user to add extensions for specific processing features, thereby producing a server program for managing computer system resources and performing desired functions. The fr ...