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Masao Kato: Information provider apparatus enabling selective playing of multimedia information by interactive input based on displayed hypertext information. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, September 15, 1998: US05809512 (131 worldwide citation)

An information provider apparatus, enabling a user to employ hyperlink selection from a displayed hypertext data page to obtain and play the contents of specific sets of multimedia data which are held in a data storage device, executes control of playing of a set based upon elapsed frame numbers of ...


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Aki Nakagawa, Yuji Kanno, Tsutomu Hata: Document storing and managing system. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, October 6, 1998: US05819295 (130 worldwide citation)

A document storing and managing system for storing plural electronic documents in each of folders according to classifications and managing the stored electronic documents in a unit of the folder has a folder managing means for managing attributes of the electronic documents included in each of the ...


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Byung Sun Choung, Robert Gula: Collaborative network navigation synchronization mechanism. NCR Corporation, Ying Tuo, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, November 26, 2002: US06487195 (129 worldwide citation)

A web site server provides collaborative web page navigation feature for a group of user terminals. The location information of the web pages are relayed to all following terminals of the group, while a leading terminal of the group is navigating through the web pages by using its web browser. Each ...


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Steve Blonstein, Jack Chaney: Television graphical user interface employing remote random access pointing device. Samsung Electroncis, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, November 10, 1998: US05835156 (128 worldwide citation)

A satellite television receiver using a remote pointing device to provide random user access to a graphical user interface (GUI) displayed on a TV screen. When motion of the user's hand that holds the pointing device commands a cursor to move across the TV screen from any initial position to a posit ...


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Masato Ishikawa, Mitsuhiro Sato, Masaki Hoshida, Yoshihiro Noguchi, Hideki Yasukawa: Hypertext document retrieving apparatus for retrieving hypertext documents relating to each other. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, December 8, 1998: US05848407 (126 worldwide citation)

A hypertext document and anchor sentences of parent documents for the hypertext document are registered with an hypertext document identifier as document information for each of hypertext documents having reference relationships with each other. A user can refer to one hypertext document according t ...


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Kentaro Yokouchi, Shigeru Nemoto, Kazumi Iwata: Variable transfer rate data reproduction apparatus. Victor Company of Japan, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, August 10, 1999: US05936926 (118 worldwide citation)

A variable transfer rate data reproduction system is provided which performs a reproduction operation and a reproduction inhibit operation cyclically to reproduce data recorded on a recording disc. A pickup traces a spiral track formed on the recording disc during the reproduction operation and is a ...


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Mitsuaki Inaba, Hideki Yasukawa, Naohiko Noguchi, Yuji Kanno, Mitsuhiro Sato, Masako Nomoto: Document retrieval system. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, November 28, 2000: US06154737 (116 worldwide citation)

A document retrieval system for searching a document coinciding with a retrieval request the user inputs and further ranking the document in accordance with the degree of coincidence between the document and the retrieval request. In the document retrieval system, a word frequency calculating sectio ...


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Kazuhiro Machida, Takenosuke Harada, Shigeki Kaneko, Ryota Tsukidate, Yoshiyasu Takeuchi, Kenichi Fujita: System for storing and playing a multimedia application adding variety of services specific thereto. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, March 7, 2000: US06035304 (108 worldwide citation)

A system capable of storing the application packages and thereafter reproducing a desired one of the stored application packages at any time. The application package comprises a plurality of applications. Each of the applications comprises application data which comprises forms a main body of the ap ...


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Eimei Namma, Tomomi Kaga: Virtual WWW server for enabling a single display screen of a browser to be utilized to concurrently display data of a plurality of files which are obtained from respective servers and to send commands to these servers. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, January 30, 2001: US06182116 (106 worldwide citation)

A virtual WWW (World Wide Web) server apparatus which can obtain a plurality of predetermined HTML files and combine these into a single HTML file in response to a specific URL sent from a WWW browser, can connect to WWW servers and the browser via a network such as the Internet, to thereby enable t ...


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Brett C Richardson, Tuan Ngo: Method of and apparatus for minimizing plasma instability in an RF processor. LAM Research Corporation, Lowe Hauptman Gopstein Gilman & Berner, July 27, 1999: US05929717 (106 worldwide citation)

Variable reactances of a matching network connected between an r.f. source and a plasma load of a vacuum plasma chamber processing a workpiece are varied so a tendency of the plasma to change in an unstable manner which can adversely affect processing of the workpiece is avoided while matching is ap ...