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Gordon Wesley Braudaway, Frederick Cole Mintzer: Protecting images with an image watermark. International Business Machines Corporation, Jay P Sbrollini, Louis P Herzberg, October 20, 1998: US05825892 (390 worldwide citation)

A robust means of watermarking a digitized image with a highly random sequence of pixel brightness multipliers is presented. The random sequence is formed from `robust-watermarking-parameters` selected and known only by the marker and/or the marking entity. A watermarking plane is generated which ha ...


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Dimitri Kanevsky, Marcel Mordechay Yung, Wlodek Wlodzimierz Zadrozny: Method and apparatus utilizing dynamic questioning to provide secure access control. International Business Machines Corporation, Jay P Sbrollini, June 30, 1998: US05774525 (154 worldwide citation)

A method and corresponding apparatus utilizes questioning to provide secure access control including the steps of storing information in a database; generating at least one question based upon the information stored in the data base; communicating to the user the generated question(s); receiving a r ...


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Masaru Suzuki, Fumihisa Hanzawa, Manabu Mogi: Optical film and liquid crystal display device using the film. International Business Machines Corporation, David Aker, Jay P Sbrollini, James E Murray, February 4, 1997: US05600462 (135 worldwide citation)

The liminance within the viewing angle of an LCD device is increased by using an optical film of transparent material. The film has a first surface having a wave structure including a plurality of isosceles triangle prisms arranged side-by-side, and a second surface having an optically rough structu ...


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Chandrasekhar Narayanaswami: Graphical voice response system and method therefor. International Business Machines Corporation, Jay P Sbrollini Esq, McGinn & Gibb P C, August 15, 2000: US06104790 (128 worldwide citation)

A method and system for communicating between a calling party and a called party, includes a dialer for dialing a communication device of a called party, a sensor for sensing whether a voice menu file is associated with the communication device of the called party, and an interactive display for dis ...


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Jason S White, Rebecca L Hall, Harold H Engstrom: Database query handler supporting querying of textual annotations of relations between data objects. Revelink, Jay P Sbrollini, September 9, 2003: US06618732 (128 worldwide citation)

An improved command handler (and database system utilizing the improved command handler) interfaces to a datastore storing item data for a plurality of items and bi-directional modifier data, corresponding to a relation between at least one first item and at least one second item, that represents fi ...


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Christopher L Brealey, Jeffrey G Johnston, Vladimir Klicnik, David M Lauzon, Lok T Loi, Dirk A Seelemann II: Hierarchical metadata store for an integrated development environment. International Business Machines Corporation, Jay P Sbrollini, Whitham Curtis & Whitham, March 28, 2000: US06044217 (127 worldwide citation)

A metadata repository for use in an integrated development environment is provided. The metadata repository is layered to define levels of common behaviour useful to different types of application development tools. The most general use tools have access to metadata at the level of simple constructe ...


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Paul Borrel, Keh Shin Fu Cheng, Jai Prakash Menon, Jaroslaw Roman Rossignac: Hotlinks between an annotation window and graphics window for interactive 3D graphics. International Business Machines Corporation, Jay P Sbrollini, January 13, 1998: US05708764 (108 worldwide citation)

A computer graphics system includes a graphics processing engine for processing and displaying graphics data representing three-dimensional objects in a first portion of a display. A text processing engine displays text in a second portion of the display. Embedded in the text is a command or hotlink ...


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Shui Chih Alan Lien: Liquid crystal cell employing thin wall for pre-tilt control. International Business Machines Corporation, Jay P Sbrollini, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, May 25, 1999: US05907380 (90 worldwide citation)

A liquid crystal cell has a first substrate having a pixel electrode formed thereon, wherein the pixel electrode has a characteristic width; and a second substrate having a transparent conductive electrode layer formed thereon. Liquid crystal material is disposed between the pixel electrode and the ...


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Aristidis Floratos, Isidore Rigoutsos: Method and apparatus for pattern discovery in 1-dimensional event streams. International Business Machines Corporation, Jay P Sbrollini, August 22, 2000: US06108666 (90 worldwide citation)

The method of the present invention discovers patterns in a sequence of characters in two phases. In a sampling phase, preferably proper templates corresponding to the sequence of characters are generated. Patterns are then generated corresponding to the templates and stored in memory. In a convolut ...


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Aristidis Floratos, Isidore Rigoutsos: Method and apparatus for discovery, clustering and classification of patterns in 1-dimensional event streams. International Business Machines Corporation, Jay P Sbrollini, July 18, 2000: US06092065 (90 worldwide citation)

The present invention groups character sequences by identifying a sequence of characters. A set of internal repeats in said sequence of characters is identified by a pattern discovery technique. For at least one internal repeat belonging to the set of internal repeats, it is determined if the intern ...