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David E Allport: Portable internet-enabled controller and information browser for consumer devices. Research Investment Network, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, April 19, 2005: US06882299 (128 worldwide citation)

A remote control uses IR (infrared) commands to control various consumer appliances made by various manufactures. The remote control is low-cost, consumer-friendly, programmable, has its own graphical display so it does not interfere with a TV or other viewing screen, and is capable of interacting w ...


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Michael G Lehman: Time and work tracker for wireless devices. Discovision Associates, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, June 17, 2003: US06581025 (95 worldwide citation)

A time and work tracker that automatically collects and analyzes information about time and work performed on a wireless device is described herein. According to the present invention, a time and work tracking function is initiated on a wireless device. Thereafter, a user begins to perform work on t ...


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Jim Bumgardner, Haig H Krakirian: Video recorder having user extended and automatically extended time slots. Pioneer Digital Technologies, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, July 6, 2004: US06760538 (54 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a video recorder having user extended and automatically extended time slots. An embodiment of the present invention includes a set top box having an internal storage device, such as a hard drive where broadcasts are transferred from a broadcast input source to th ...


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Martin W Sotheran, William P Robbins, Anthony M Jones, Helen R Finch, Kevin J Boyd, Anthony Peter J Claydon, Adrian P Wise: Multistandard video decoder and decompression system for processing encoded bit streams including start codes and methods relating thereto. Discovision Associates, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, August 22, 2006: US07095783 (48 worldwide citation)

A pipeline video decoder and decompression system handles a plurality of separately encoded bit streams arranged as a single serial bit stream of digital bits and having separately encoded pairs of control codes and corresponding data carried in the serial bit stream. The pipeline system employs a p ...


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Gary R Skinner, Michael G Lehman: Time and activity tracker. Research Investment Network, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, September 16, 2003: US06622116 (31 worldwide citation)

A method and system for automatically collecting and for analyzing information about time and work performed on a computer includes a hardware abstraction layer for monitoring activity on various user input devices. The system also includes the following elements: a data collector for monitoring cer ...


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David E Allport: Method of controlling multi-user access to the functionality of consumer devices. Research Investment Network, Kelli Masaki, Steven A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, June 14, 2005: US06906696 (30 worldwide citation)

Methods are described whereby multiple users can swap a controller of consumer devices between themselves frequently, whilst each retains the ability to reinstate their own customized controller interface through a quick and simple yet secure log-on procedure. Stored data accessible to the controlle ...


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Adrian P Wise, Martin W Sotheran, William P Robbins, Anthony M Jones, Helen R Finch, Kevin J Boyd, Anthony Peter J Clayton: Multistandard video decoder and decompression system for processing encoded bit streams including a video formatter and methods relating thereto. Discovision Associates, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, June 12, 2007: US07230986 (29 worldwide citation)

A pipeline video decoder and decompression system handles a plurality of separately encoded bit streams arranged as a single serial bit stream of digital bits and having separately encoded pairs of control codes and corresponding data carried in the serial bit stream. The pipeline system employs a p ...


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David E Allport: Method of using physical buttons in association with a display to access and execute functions available through associated hardware and software. Research Investment Network, Kelli Masaki, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, June 29, 2004: US06757001 (11 worldwide citation)

In response to a display activation motion performed upon one button of a plurality of buttons, a description of a function associated with each button is displayed. In response to an execution activation motion performed upon any one button of the plurality of buttons, the function associated with ...


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Kenny Ying Theeng Lee: Message system for asynchronous transfer. Research Investment Network, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, December 28, 2004: US06836483 (10 worldwide citation)

An asynchronous transfer mode system operates using virtual addresses VPI and VCI. Cells including these addresses are received. The data associated with these cells is stored in a table. The table contents are advantageously accessed according to a connection number. The proper connection number is ...


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Adrian P Wise, Martin W Sotheran, William P Robbins, Anthony M Jones, Helen R Finch, Kevin J Boyd, Anthony Peter J Claydon: Multistandard video decoder and decompression system for processing encoded bit streams including pipeline processing and methods relating thereto. Discovision Associates, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, September 27, 2005: US06950930 (8 worldwide citation)

A pipeline video decoder and decompression system handles a plurality of separately encoded bit streams arranged as a single serial bit stream of digital bits and having separately encoded pairs of control codes and corresponding data carried in the serial bit stream. The pipeline system employs a p ...