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Robert D Beck, John Richardson: Method and apparatus for transmitting electronic mail attachments with attachment references. Intel Corporation, William H Murray, N Stephan Kinsella, May 11, 1999: US05903723 (557 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and storage medium for transmitting e-mail attachments from a sender of a network to at least one recipient of the network. According to a preferred embodiment, an attachment is stored in a storage device visible to the network and relatively local to the sender, the attachment ...


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Peter Tung, Mojtaba Mirashrafi, Reed Sloss, Katherine Cox: System for negotiating conferencing capabilities by selecting a subset of a non-unique set of conferencing capabilities to specify a unique set of conferencing capabilities. Intel Corporation, William H Murray Esq, N Stephan Kinsella Esq, January 12, 1999: US05859979 (201 worldwide citation)

Conferencing nodes transmit messages back and forth to negotiate characteristics for their conferencing session. The messages identify different sets of conferencing capabilities supported by the conferencing nodes. A first node transmits a request to a second node, wherein the request identifies a ...


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Rama R Prasad, Ram V Chary: Apparatus and method for event tagging for multiple audio, video, and data streams. Intel Corporation, William H Murray, N Stephan Kinsella, October 7, 1997: US05675511 (161 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and storage medium for event tagging of at least one audio, video, or data (AVD) stream, each AVD stream comprising a plurality of AVD stream chunks. According to a preferred embodiment, the at least one AVD stream is stored. An event tag is stored in response to a signal indica ...


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Christina K Liu, Yung D Nguyen: Multiple codecs for video encoding format compatibility. Intel Corporation, William H Murray, N Stephan Kinsella, October 19, 1999: US05970233 (146 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and storage medium for processing video data. According to one embodiment, first data encoded in a first high level encoding format and second data encoded in a second high level encoding format are provided. The first data is decoded with a first format decoder of a video subsy ...


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Brian Astle: Bit allocation in a coded video sequence. Intel Corporation, William H Murray Esq, N Stephan Kinsella Esq, November 10, 1998: US05835149 (130 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented method and apparatus for encoding video pictures of a sequence of video pictures, wherein each picture is defined by one picture type of a plurality of picture types and each picture has a complexity. According to a preferred embodiment, the complexity of each picture type is ...


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Rama R Prasad, Ram V Chary: Apparatus and method for temporal indexing of multiple audio, video and data streams. Intel Corporation, William H Murray, N Stephan Kinsella, May 6, 1997: US05627936 (125 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, and storage medium for temporal indexing of at least two audio, video, and data (AVD) streams, each AVD stream comprising a plurality of AVD stream chunks. A stream information data stream (SIDS) having a plurality of SIDS chunks is stored, each SIDS chunk corresponding to a cor ...


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Brian Astle: Video coding scheme with foreground/background separation. Intel Corporation, William H Murray Esq, N Stephan Kinsella Esq, September 22, 1998: US05812787 (121 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented method and apparatus for encoding pictures of a sequence of pictures. According to a preferred embodiment, an encoding system determines a relatively fixed background of the sequence of pictures, and transmits the background to a decoding system. Foreground objects of a curren ...


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Thomas Gardos: Encoding video signals using local quantization levels. Intel Corporation, N Stephan Kinsella Esq, William H Murray Esq, September 1, 1998: US05802213 (110 worldwide citation)

Video signals are encoded by dividing a current video frame into regions and generating a local complexity measure and a local quantization level for each region, where the local quantization level is selected using the local complexity measure, a previous complexity measure corresponding to a previ ...


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Wen Yen Hwang: Spatially coherent surface-emitting, grating coupled quantum cascade laser with unstable resonance cavity. Applied Optoelectronics, N Stephan Kinsella, May 6, 2003: US06560259 (105 worldwide citation)

A surface emitting, unipolar, quantum cascade semiconductor laser is constructed of a multilayer semiconductor structure on a substrate. The laser has doped semiconductor material only of one conductivity type. The laser includes a core region having a larger effective refractive index than cladding ...


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Eric C Hannah: Method and apparatus for processing digital video camera signals. Intel Corporation, William H Murray, N Stephan Kinsella, October 22, 1996: US05568192 (103 worldwide citation)

A system and method for processing video signals. According to a preferred embodiment, a plurality of video signals is captured with a camera in response to an image. The plurality of video signals is converted with the camera to a plurality of raw digital signals. The plurality of raw digital signa ...