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George G Mueller, Ihor A Lys: Multicolored LED lighting method and apparatus. Color Kinetics, Foley Hoag & Eliot, January 18, 2000: US06016038 (832 worldwide citation)

The systems and methods described herein relate to LED systems capable of generating light, such as for illumination or display purposes. The light-emitting LEDs may be controlled by a processor to alter the brightness and/or color of the generated light, e.g., by using pulse-width modulated signals ...


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Ihor Lys, George G Mueller, Frederick Marshall Morgan, Michael K Blackwell: Illumination components. Color Kinetics Incorporated, Foley Hoag &Eliot, April 3, 2001: US06211626 (646 worldwide citation)

Disclosed herein is a current control for a lighting assembly, which may be an LED lighting assembly, which may be a pulse width modulated (“PWM”) current control or other form of current control where each current-controlled unit is uniquely addressable and capable of receiving illumination color i ...


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Ihor Lys, George G Mueller: Lighting entertainment system. Color Kinetics Incorporated, Foley Hoag & Eliot, December 26, 2000: US06166496 (638 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for combining an illumination control signal and an entertainment signal. At a decoder, the combined signal may be decoded into an entertainment signal that is delivered to an entertainment device, and an illumination control signal that is delivered to an illumination source. T ...


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York Eggleston, Andrey Ukhov: System and method for incentive programs and award fulfillment. York Eggleston, Foley Hoag & Eliot, May 9, 2000: US06061660 (622 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing incentive programs over a computer network is provided in which a host may provide sponsoring companies with the capability to buy prepackaged or self-built incentive programs, offer such incentive programs to consumers, provide sponsoring companies and retailers wi ...


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George G Mueller, Ihor Lys: Multicolored LED lighting method and apparatus. Color Kinetics Incorporated, Foley Hoag & Eliot, November 21, 2000: US06150774 (607 worldwide citation)

The systems and methods described herein relate to LED systems capable of generating light, such as for illumination or display purposes. The light-emitting LEDs may be controlled by a processor to alter the brightness and/or color of the generated light, e.g., by using pulse-width modulated signals ...


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Ihor Lys, George G Mueller: Power/data protocol. Color Kinetics Incorporated, Foley Hoag & Eliot, September 18, 2001: US06292901 (496 worldwide citation)

Provided herein are methods and systems for powering a device, which include providing a data signal and extracting power from the data signal to power the device. The device may be either a device that responds to the data signal or another device. The data signal may vary between at least two data ...


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David M Lough, Hubert Koster: Bead linkers for immobilizing nucleic acids to solid supports. Sequenom, Beth E Arnold, Foley Hoag & Eliot, May 4, 1999: US05900481 (322 worldwide citation)

Novel compositions comprised of at least one bead conjugated to a solid support and further conjugated to at least one nucleic acid and preferred methods for making the novel compositions are described. As compared to "flat" surfaces, beads linked to a solid support provide an increased surface area ...


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Milton Anderson, Frank Jaffe, Chris Hibbert, Jyri Virkki, Jeffrey Kravitz, Sheveling Chang, Elaine Palmer: Method and system for processing electronic documents. Financial Services Technology Consortium, International Business Machines Corporation, Sun Microsystems, Clareon Corporation, Telcordia Technologies, Kevin A Oliver, Foley Hoag & Eliot, August 19, 2003: US06609200 (280 worldwide citation)

The invention includes a markup language according to the SGML standard in which document type definitions are created under which electronic documents are divided into blocks that are associated with logical fields that are specific to the type of block. Each of many different types of electronic d ...


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Silvio Micali: Simultaneous electronic transactions with visible trusted parties. Foley Hoag & Eliot, May 13, 1997: US05629982 (268 worldwide citation)

A number of electronic communications methods are described involving a first and a second party (i.e., sender and recipient), with assistance from at least a trusted party, enabling electronic transactions in which the first party has a message for the second party. The first party, the second part ...


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Larry C Peterson, Steven E Kwiatkowski: Electronic information network for inventory control and transfer. MRO Software, Jason C Gish, Foley Hoag & Eliot, November 27, 2001: US06324522 (241 worldwide citation)

A process for distributing items, especially industrial maintenance repair and operating (MRO) parts and supplies. The process includes as a first step providing a plurality of vendors for selling the item. Next, an information network by which each vendor can communicate to the other vendors a curr ...