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Peter Kenneth Malkin, Philip Shi lung Yu: Sender- specified delivery customization. International Business Machines Corporation, Gail H Zarick Esq, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, November 4, 2003: US06643684 (282 worldwide citation)

A system and method that enables a given sending user to specify a set of delivery policies and have them used for the electronic delivery of a given message, the message potentially having several heterogeneous parts (e.g., text and pictures) each of which is handled differently, and delivered to m ...


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Chandrasekhar Narayanaswami, Mandayam T Raghunath: Alarm interface for a smart watch. International Business Machines Corporation, Gail H Zarick Esq, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, November 5, 2002: US06477117 (281 worldwide citation)

A wearable mobile computing device/appliance (a wrist watch) with a high resolution display that is capable of wirelessly accessing information from a network and a variety of other devices. The mobile computing device/appliance includes a user interface that is used to efficiently interact with ala ...


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Kevin Michael Jordan, Kun Lung Wu, Philip Shi Lung Yu: Load balancing cooperating cache servers by shifting forwarded request. International Business Machines Corporation, Gail H Zarick, Anne Vachon Dougherty, August 20, 2002: US06438652 (211 worldwide citation)

In a system including a collection of cooperating cache servers, such as proxy cache servers, a request can be forwarded to a cooperating cache server if the requested object cannot be found locally. An overload condition is detected if for example, due to reference skew, some objects are in high de ...


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Joel L Wolf, Philip Shi lung Yu: Method and apparatus for caching a media stream. International Business Machines Corporation, Gail H Zarick, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, October 8, 2002: US06463508 (175 worldwide citation)

A system and method for caching media streams at proxy servers. In the current invention, blocks received for a media stream are grouped into segments by the proxy servers, where the cache admission and replacement policies attach a different caching value to different segments, taking into account ...


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Murthy V Devarakonda, Daniel Manuel Dias, German Sergio Goldszmidt, Guerney Douglass Holloway Hunt, Arun Kwangil Iyengar, Richard Pervin King, Rajat Mukherjee: Affinity-based router and routing method. International Business Machines Corporation, Kevin M Jordan, Gail H Zarick, Anne Vachon Dougherty, July 23, 2002: US06424992 (165 worldwide citation)

An affinity-based router and method for routing and load balancing in an encapsulated cluster of server nodes is disclosed. The system consists of a multi-node server, wherein any of the server nodes can handle a client request, but wherein clients have affinity to one or more of the server nodes th ...


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Jeffrey Owen Kephart: System and method for hindering undesired transmission or receipt of electronic messages. International Business Machines Corporation, Gail H Zarick Esq, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, May 4, 2004: US06732149 (163 worldwide citation)

A system and method of hindering an undesirable transmission or receipt of electronic messages within a network of users includes the steps of determining that transmission or receipt of at least one specific electronic message is undesirable; automatically extracting detection data that permits det ...


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Chandrasekhar Narayanaswami: Bezel based input mechanism and user interface for a smart watch. International Business Machines Corporation, Gail H Zarick Esq, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, April 29, 2003: US06556222 (161 worldwide citation)

A wearable mobile computing device/appliance (e.g., a wrist watch) with a high resolution display that is capable of wirelessly accessing information from the network and a variety of other devices. The mobile computing device/appliance includes a user interface employing a bezel-based input mechani ...


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Steven J Mastrianni, Ajay Mohindra, Dennis G Shea: Method and apparatus for a centralized facility for administering and performing connectivity and information management tasks for a mobile user. International Business Machines Corporation, Gail H Zarick Esq, McGinn Gibb PLLC, September 2, 2003: US06615276 (156 worldwide citation)

A software facility for administering and executing connectivity and information management tasks for a portable device, includes a module for selectively adding, deleting, and editing a location object, and a module for selectively initiating a request for a connection, disconnection, and informati ...


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James E Hanson, Jeffrey O Kephart: Apparatus for preventing automatic generation of a chain reaction of messages if a prior extracted message is similar to current processed message. International Business Machines Corporation, Gail H Zarick, Harrington & Smith, April 15, 2003: US06549957 (151 worldwide citation)

A digital data processing system is provided with an information extracting portion or step for extracting information from each message processed by an entity of the system, where the extracted information permits that message or a similar message to be recognized. The system further includes a sto ...


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Barry Keith Aldred: Data retrieval system. International Business Machines, Gail H Zarick, Anne Vachon Dougherty, May 22, 2001: US06236988 (149 worldwide citation)

A data retrieval system in which a plurality of objects having a multi-level hierarchical relationship are stored is disclosed. Thus, each object has a respective parent and a set of children. The system includes an index table comprising a respective name and associated identifier for each object, ...