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Salim Alam, Vinayak A Bhalerao, Charles Wu, George Hu, John I Ferrell: File object synchronization between a desktop computer and a mobile device. Microsoft Corporation, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, November 27, 2001: US06324544 (405 worldwide citation)

First and second computing devices each contain an object store which store objects indicative of file data. Synchronization components are provided to synchronize the objects while efficiently overcoming problems associated with synchronizing files.


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Simon H Corston, William B Dolan, Lucy H Vanderwende, Lisa Braden Harder: System for processing textual inputs using natural language processing techniques. Microsoft Corporation, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, May 31, 2005: US06901399 (262 worldwide citation)

A system filters documents in a document set retrieved from a document store in response to a query. The system obtains a first set of logical forms based on a selected one of the query and the documents in the document set. The system obtains a second set of logical forms based on another of the qu ...


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Anthony Discolo, Scott Skorupa, Salim Alam, Garrett R Vargas, Dave Whitney, Bryce Ulrich, John I Ferrell: Generating meeting requests and group scheduling from a mobile device. Microsoft Corporation, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, April 9, 2002: US06370566 (229 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes a mobile device which provides the user with the ability to schedule a meeting request from the mobile device itself. The mobile device creates an object representative of the meeting request and assigns the object a global identification number which uniquely identifi ...


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Milind V Mahajan, Xuedong D Huang: Information retrieval and speech recognition based on language models. Microsoft Corporation, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, July 9, 2002: US06418431 (169 worldwide citation)

A language model is used in a speech recognition system which has access to a first, smaller data store and a second, larger data store. The language model is adapted by formulating an information retrieval query based on information contained in the first data store and querying the second data sto ...


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Douglas W Potter, Kevin R Powell, Kevin W Humphreys, Jason S Hamilton: Natural language processing interface. Microsoft Corporation, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, August 5, 2008: US07409337 (150 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an interface and associated object model that exposes a comprehensive set of natural language processing features to an application developer. In one embodiment, the features include lexicon management services and proofing services.


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Dave Wecker, Vinay Deo, John Mark Miller, David Tuniman, Michael J O&apos Leary: System for delivering data content over a low bit rate transmission channel. Microsoft Corporation, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, October 30, 2001: US06311058 (146 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a system by which information content data is delivered to a mobile device. The web content is divided into data and script information. The script information is used to operate on the data to render the data in a predetermined format.


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Arul A Menezes, Christopher B Quirk, Colin A Cherry: Projecting dependencies to generate target language dependency structure. Microsoft Corporation, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, April 3, 2007: US07200550 (142 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment of the present invention, a decoder receives a dependency tree as a source language input and accesses a set of statistical models that produce outputs combined in a log linear framework. The decoder also accesses a table of treelet translation pairs and returns a target dependency ...


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William G Parry, Mingtzong Lee, Christopher W Lorton, Jayachandran Raja, Serge Smirnov: Analyzing, indexing and seeking of streaming information. Microsoft Corporation, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, March 18, 2003: US06535920 (129 worldwide citation)

A streaming information handling system receives streaming information and analyzes the streaming information to locate one or more sync points in the streaming information. The streaming information and sync point location information, indicative of a location of the sync points, is provided to a s ...


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Simon H Corston Oliver, William B Dolan, Hisami Suzuki: System for improving the performance of information retrieval-type tasks by identifying the relations of constituents. Microsoft Corporation, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P A, May 31, 2005: US06901402 (112 worldwide citation)

A system is utilized for determining a relationship between first and second textual inputs. The system identifies constituents in the first textual input, having predetermined characteristics indicative of usefulness in determining the relationship. The relationship is then determined based on the ...


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Chad C Roue: Aneurysm liner. Scimed Life Systems, Joseph R Kelly, Westman Champlin & Kelly P C, February 26, 2002: US06350270 (87 worldwide citation)

An improved aneurysm liner is used for treating an aneurysm in a parent vessel. The parent vessel defines a lumen. The aneurysm includes a neck and an inner wall defining a cavity in fluid communication with the lumen. The liner device is configured for deployment within the cavity. The device inclu ...