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Thomas Anthony Dye: Integrated video and memory controller with data processing and graphical processing capabilities. Interactive Silicon, Jeffrey C Hood, Conley Rose & Tayon, December 14, 1999: US06002411 (152 worldwide citation)

An integrated memory controller (IMC) which incorporates novel memory, graphics, and audio processing capabilities in a single logical unit. The IMC includes numerous significant advances which provide greatly increased performance over prior art systems. The integrated memory controller (IMC) inclu ...


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Gary M Godfrey: System and method for tasking processing modules based upon temperature. Advanced Micro Devices, Jeffrey C Hood, Louis H Iselin, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, July 18, 2000: US06091255 (141 worldwide citation)

An on-chip thermometer and methods for using the on-chip thermometer to measure a local temperature and to operate an integrated circuit. The on-chip thermometer comprises a clock circuit, a temperature responsive circuit, and a counter. The clock circuit operates at a fixed frequency and generates ...


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Mark A Ireton, Gerald Champagne, Corbett A Marler: System and method for performing software patches in embedded systems. Advanced Micro Devices, Jeffrey C Hood, Conley Rose & Tayon, May 4, 1999: US05901225 (138 worldwide citation)

A system and method for performing software patches for embedded system devices in which the firmware of the system is included in non-alterable storage of the device. The patch mechanism provides a means for finding firmware errors, prototyping fixes to the errors and/or prototyping new functionali ...


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Thomas A Dye, Manuel J Alvarez II, Peter Geiger: System and method for performing scalable embedded parallel data compression. Interactive Silicon, Jeffrey C Hood, Conley Rose & Tayon PC, March 27, 2001: US06208273 (135 worldwide citation)

A system and method for performing parallel data compression which processes stream data at more than a single byte or symbol (character) at one time. The parallel compression engine modifies a single stream dictionary based (or history table based) data compression method, such as that described by ...


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Elliott Broadwin, Jon C Haass: Interactive television system and method for displaying web-like stills with hyperlinks. Opentv, Jeffrey C Hood, Conley Rose & Tayon PC, August 14, 2001: US06275989 (135 worldwide citation)

A system and method for displaying still video images related to video content in an interactive broadcast television system. The system and method of the present invention may also be used for simulating an Internet home page on an interactive television system. The present invention thus supports ...


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Richard E Fangman, Jason D Preston: System and method for performing IP telephony. Voxpath Networks, Jeffrey C Hood, Mark S Williams, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, February 3, 2004: US06687245 (132 worldwide citation)

System and method for IP telephony. The system includes at least one IP telephone (IPT), a Service Gateway (SG), and a Media Gateway Controller (MGC). After the IPT is activated, the SG performs client DHCP lease negotiation with the IPT, using an identifier of the IPT to assign a range of ports to ...


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Ryan O McDonald, Ramprasad Kudukoli, Gregory C Richardson: Man/machine interface graphical code generation wizard for automatically creating MMI graphical programs. National Instruments Corporation, Jeffrey C Hood, Conley Rose & Tayon PC, April 25, 2000: US06053951 (131 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented system and method for automatically generating graphical code in a graphical programming system. The computer memory stores a plurality of graphical code templates. The graphical programming system executing on the computer system also includes a plurality of front panel objec ...


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Nicolas Vazquez, Jeffrey L Kodosky, Ram Kudukoli, Kevin L Schultz, Dinesh Nair, Christophe Caltagirone: System and method for automatically generating a graphical program to perform an image processing algorithm. National Instruments Corporation, Jeffrey C Hood, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, July 13, 2004: US06763515 (128 worldwide citation)

System and method for automatically generating a graphical program to perform an image processing algorithm. A user may develop an image processing algorithm in an image prototyping environment. The image prototyping environment enables the user to easily apply various image processing functions to ...


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Al Hartmann, Carl Wakeland: System and method of routing communications data with multiple protocols using crossbar switches. Advanced Micro Devices, Jeffrey C Hood, Louis H Iselin, Conley Rose & Tayon, May 18, 1999: US05905873 (120 worldwide citation)

A communication system which includes more efficient packet conversion and routing for improved performance and simplified operation. The communication system includes one or more inputs for receiving packet data and one or more outputs for providing packet data. In one embodiment, the present inven ...


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Andrew Mills: Combined analog and digital communications device. Advanced Micro Devices, Jeffrey C Hood, Conley Rose & Tayon, September 29, 1998: US05815505 (119 worldwide citation)

A communications device is presented which is configured to provide selective signal processing at a "plain old telephone service" (POTS) interface, an ISDN U interface, or an ISDN S/T interface. A first POTS connector allows the communications device to be connected to an analog POTS telephone line ...