Richard H Boivie, Brian E Carpenter, Kiyoshi Maruyama: System for multicast communications in packet switched networks. International Business Machines Corporation, Casey P August, Michael J Buchenhorner, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, September 23, 2003: US06625773 (72 worldwide citation)

A multicast communication system for small groups using a protocol to indicate to routers receiving a packet according to the protocol to perform the following process: (1) determining a next hop for each of the destination nodes listed in the packet received; (2) partitioning the destination nodes ...

Peter M Bonutti: Method of transplanting human body tissue. Paul D Bianco, Martin Fleit, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, January 7, 2003: US06503277 (66 worldwide citation)

A method of transplanting human body tissue. Tissue elements are obtained from a human donor and are interconnected at a location remote from an operating facility to form an article to be implanted. The article is then transported to an operating facility where it is implanted into a patient.

Ahmed Tantawy, Franco Marconcini, Jonathan P Munson, Giovanni Pacifici, Aba S Youssef: Combining online browsing and on-demand data broadcast for selecting and downloading digital content. International Business Machines Corporation, Jon A Gibbons, David M Shofi, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, July 22, 2003: US06597891 (66 worldwide citation)

A method for receiving digital content data on a user's system for playing or recording, the content data being compressed and encrypted with a first encrypting key, said method comprising the steps of: tuning a receiver to a selected frequency; receiving content data through a broadcast transm ...

Michael G Makar, Joseph M Mosley, Tracy A Tindall: Method and system of auxiliary illumination for enhancing a scene during a multimedia presentation. The DelFin Project, Jon A Gibbons, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, May 13, 2003: US06564108 (60 worldwide citation)

A method to present auxiliary lighting for enhancing a scene during a multimedia presentation. The method in photonic enclosure comprising the steps of: coupling one or more illumination sources over a network, so that at least one illumination source of the one or more illumination sources is capab ...

Hock Meng Teo: Lancet assembly. Surgilance, Jon A Gibbons, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, August 13, 2002: US06432120 (57 worldwide citation)

A lancet assembly having a lancet holder and a triggler enclosing a lancet structure. The triggler is partially inserted into a lancet holder from the distal end. The holder is provided with a rigid internal spring holder to receive the spring-loaded lancet structure. The lancet structure is provide ...

Steve Miller: Emoticon keyboard. Westie Intellectual Properties Partnership, Jon A Gibbons, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, October 7, 2003: US06629793 (53 worldwide citation)

A keyboard system for generating emoticons and abbreviations, the system includes a keyboard including keys representing emoticons and keys representing abbreviations. The system further includes a keyboard processor in the keyboard, wherein the keyboard processor produces enhanced scan codes when k ...

Bertrand Noel Baron, Laurent Carre: Processor with specialized handling of repetitive operations. STMicroelectronics, Theodore E Galanthay, Stephen C Bongini, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, June 12, 2001: US06247125 (52 worldwide citation)

A processor that includes an instruction extraction stage, an instruction register, an instruction decoder, a first multiplexer that supplies the instruction register, and an autonomous counter with a presetting register. The first multiplexer receives the output of the extraction stage and the outp ...

Qing Gong, Huifang Wang: Extending the opening time of state menu items for conformations of multiple changes. International Business Machines Corporation, Steven J Meyers, David M Shofi, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, December 3, 2002: US06489978 (51 worldwide citation)

A method, information processing system and computer readable storage medium for presenting a graphical menu item on a display. The graphical menu is displayed by receiving a time delay selected by an end-user; presenting to the end-user a graphical menu item wherein at least one menu item has a sel ...

Peter M Bonutti: Cell harvesting method. Paul D Bianco, Martin Fleit, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, April 8, 2003: US06543455 (50 worldwide citation)

A percutaneous tissue removal apparatus having a flexible drill shaft, a cutting tip mounted on the shaft a power source for transmitting motion to the shaft to move the cutting tip against tissue and a suction source for removing tissue fragments along the shaft to a location outside the tissue mas ...

Larry E Brown, Thomas Hugel: Method and system for real-time manipulation of merchandise layout and data collection. Entrada Technologies, Jon A Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L Gibbons, November 14, 2000: US06147686 (49 worldwide citation)

A graphics data form includes an information processing system having a generator for generating graphics images, each image comprising a recognizable representation of at least one real-life object. The GDF also includes a selector for selecting an image by a user of the system; a receiver for rece ...