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Donald Wadia Moses, Daozheng Lu: Simultaneous transmission of ancillary and audio signals by means of perceptual coding. Donald W Moses, Nielsen Media Research, Haynes & Boone L, March 7, 2000: US06035177 (198 worldwide citation)

A communication system for simultaneously transmitting ancillary codes and audio signals via a conventional audio communications channel using perceptual coding techniques is disclosed. An encoder monitors an audio channel to detect "opportunities" to insert an ancillary code such that the inserted ...


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John Pruett Larkins, Gary Boyd Stephens: System and method for providing a geographic location of a mobile telecommunications unit. Northern Telecom, Haynes & Boone L, July 18, 2000: US06091957 (196 worldwide citation)

A system and method is described herein which provides an originating telecommunications unit with the geographic location of a mobile telecommunications unit without actually placing a call to, or receiving a call from, the mobile unit. The originating unit provides a service platform with an autho ...


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Erica J Scholder, Clint H O Connor: Mouse pointing device having integrated touchpad. Dell USA, Haynes & Boone L, September 8, 1998: US05805144 (173 worldwide citation)

A mouse pointing device and a method of providing movement data and position data with a mouse pointing device. The device comprises: (1) a mouse body adapted to traverse a substantially planar surface, (2) a mouse movement tracking mechanism, coupled to the mouse body, for producing movement data r ...


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Don C McCall, Dave Embertson, Mike Zahajko: Adjustable price fuel dispensing system. Dresser Equipment Group, Haynes & Boone L, November 27, 2001: US06321984 (124 worldwide citation)

An integrated customer reward processing system and fuel dispensing apparatus to allow a retailer to authorize fuel to be dispensed at a discounted unit price in accordance with a customer's achievement of predefined purchasing criteria. More particularly, a data processing system is provided t ...


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Robert Lance Cook, David Paul Brisco, R Bruce Stewart, Lev Ring, Richard Carl Haut, Robert Donald Mack: Apparatus for forming wellbore casing. Todd Mattingly, Haynes & Boone L, October 29, 2002: US06470966 (102 worldwide citation)

A wellbore casing formed by extruding a tubular liner off of a mandrel. The tubular liner and mandrel are positioned within a new section of a wellbore with the tubular liner in an overlapping relationship with an existing casing. A hardenable fluidic material is injected into the new section of the ...


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Richard D Amberg, Roger W Wong, Michael A Brundridge: Software installation and testing for a build-to order computer system. Dell USA, Haynes & Boone L, November 30, 1999: US05995757 (82 worldwide citation)

A method for installing and/or testing software for a build-to-order computer system includes reading a plurality of component descriptors from a computer readable file. At least one component descriptor describes a respective component of the computer system. A plurality of steps are retrieved from ...


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Antonio G Tello, Margaret Hui, Kim Holmes: Virtual private network service provider for asynchronous transfer mode network. Northern Telecom, Haynes & Boone L, February 29, 2000: US06032118 (81 worldwide citation)

A virtual private network service provider is used to transfer data over a data network to a final destination, with third-party billing. The method comprises the steps of: prompting the user at a data terminal to select a destination, password, and call type; sending a set-up message to the data ne ...


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Prasanna Jayaraj Satarasinghe: Method for hard handoff in a CDMA cellular environment. Northern Telecom, Haynes & Boone L, February 15, 2000: US06026301 (76 worldwide citation)

A method for performing a hard handoff of a call from a first cell site of a CDMA cellular network to a target cell site of a second cellular network, such as an AMPS network or a second CDMA network. As a mobile unit operating in the first CDMA network moves toward the second cellular network, the ...


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Scott Bergen: Method and apparatus for locating and tracking cellular telephones in a CDMA cellular communication network. Northern Telecom, Haynes & Boone L, August 1, 2000: US06097958 (74 worldwide citation)

A system and method for initially locating and subsequently tracking the location of one or more mobile phones in a cellular communication network are disclosed. Software for implementing a scheduling and tracking system ("STS") is incorporated into the base station controller ("BSC") of a cellular ...


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Richard D Amberg, Roger W Wong, Michael A Brundridge: Database for facilitating software installation and testing for a build-to-order computer system. Dell USA, Haynes & Boone L, October 5, 1999: US05963743 (72 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for installing software onto a computer system includes a step table and a component table. The step table contains a set of software installation steps shared among different components of substantially all computer systems being manufactured. The component table contains a set of subs ...



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