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Geoffrey B Rhoads: Methods for surveying dissemination of proprietary empirical data. Digimarc Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, January 19, 1999: US05862260 (786 worldwide citation)

An automated system checks networked computers, such as computers on the internet, for watermarked audio, video, or image data. A report listing the location of such audio, video or image data is generated, and provided to the proprietor(s) thereof identified by the watermark information.


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Frank A Lawler, Joseph H Matthews III: Program time guide. Microsoft Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, December 17, 1996: US05585838 (674 worldwide citation)

A program time guide for an interactive viewing system allows a user to control the time and channels for which program information is displayed. The user can navigate through the program time guide to identify and select desired programs. The program time guide displays information for various type ...


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Geoffrey B Rhoads: Steganography methods employing embedded calibration data. Digimarc Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, June 3, 1997: US05636292 (583 worldwide citation)

An identification code signal is impressed on a carrier to be identified (such as an electronic data signal or a physical medium) in a manner that permits the identification signal later to be discerned and the carrier thereby identified. The method and apparatus are characterized by robustness desp ...


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Frank A Lawler, Joseph H Matthews III: System and method for automatically recording programs in an interactive viewing system. Microsoft Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, September 8, 1998: US05805763 (552 worldwide citation)

A program recording system is provided to allow a user of an interactive viewing system to record a preselected program. The interactive viewing system includes at least one program guide that allows user selection of a program for recording. In response to the user selection, the system sets a reco ...


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Geoffrey B Rhoads: Graphics processing system employing embedded code signals. Digimarc Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, June 16, 1998: US05768426 (473 worldwide citation)

An identification code signal is impressed on a carrier to be identified (such as an electronic data signal or a physical medium) in a manner that permits the identification signal later to be discerned and the carrier thereby identified. The method and apparatus are characterized by robustness desp ...


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John O Hayhurst: Anchoring and manipulating tissue. Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, February 11, 1997: US05601557 (442 worldwide citation)

A method whereby an anchor member is configured to provide anchorage of its attached suture within a hole drilled in a bone.


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John O Hayhurst: Suture clip. Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, January 7, 1992: US05078731 (440 worldwide citation)

Eliminates the need for tying knots in sutures. The clip (20) is slidable in an open position along sutures (12) that extend from a suturing site. With the clip (20) at the suturing site, the sutures (12) are tensed and the clip is forced into a closed position that fixes the position of the clip (2 ...


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Geoffrey B Rhoads: Methods for controlling systems using control signals embedded in empirical data. Digimarc Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, November 3, 1998: US05832119 (434 worldwide citation)

An embedded multi-bit signal is steganographically detected from empirical data, such as image or audio data, and some aspect of a related system's operation is controlled in accordance therewith. One application of the invention is a video playback or recording device that is controlled in accordan ...


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Geoffrey B Rhoads: Method and apparatus for robust information coding. Digimarc Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, May 5, 1998: US05748783 (425 worldwide citation)

A digital signal is imperceptibly embedded into an input source signal, such as an image or video signal, to produce an encoded (sometimes termed "watermarked") signal. The principle of quasi-rotational symmetry is employed to facilitate detection of the embedded signal notwithstanding rotation of t ...


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Frank A Lawler, Joseph H Matthews III: Program reminder system. Microsoft Corporation, Klarquist Sparkman Campbell Leigh & Whinston, December 16, 1997: US05699107 (418 worldwide citation)

A program reminder system is provided to remind a user of an interactive viewing system when a preselected program is available. The interactive viewing system includes at least one program guide that allows user selection of a program for which a reminder is to be set. When a reminder has been set, ...



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