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Katherina Babich
Marie Angelopoulos, Katherina E Babich, Sean D Burns, Allen H Gabor, Scott D Halle, Arpan P Mahorowala, Dirk Pfeiffer: Process of making a lithographic structure using antireflective materials. International Business Machines Corporation, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, Louis J Percello Esq, December 17, 2013: US08609322

A lithographic structure comprising: an organic antireflective material disposed on a substrate, and a silicon antireflective material disposed on the organic antireflective material. The silicon antireflective material comprises a crosslinked polymer with a SiOx backbone, a chromophore, and a trans ...


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Steven Jobs
Dallas De Atley, Scott Forstall, Gordie Freedman, David Heller, Steve Jobs, Jeffrey L Robbin: Data backup for mobile device. Apple, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, September 30, 2014: US08850140 (8 worldwide citation)

Improved techniques and apparatus for managing data between a host device (e.g., host computer) and a media device are disclosed. The data being managed can, for example, pertain to media data for media assets. The managing of the media data thus can involve transfer of media assets between the host ...


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Steven Jobs
Steven Jobs, Freddy A Anzures, Mike Matas, Gregory N Christie, Patrick Coffman: Advertisement in operating system. Apple, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, June 3, 2014: US08744951 (1 worldwide citation)

Among other disclosures, an operating system presents one or more advertisements to a user and disables one or more functions while the advertisement is being presented. At the end of the advertisement, the operating system again enables the function(s). The advertisement can be visual or audible. T ...


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Steven Jobs
Steven Jobs, Freddy A Anzures, Mike Matas, Gregory N Christie, Patrick Coffman: Advertisement in operating system. Apple, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, April 29, 2014: US08712902 (1 worldwide citation)

Among other disclosure, an operating system that presents one or more advertisements to a user. The operating system can disable one or more functions while the advertisement is being presented. At the end of the advertisement, the operating system can again enable the function(s). The advertisement ...


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Steven Jobs
Richard Blanchard Jr, Himanshu Gupta, Steven P Jobs, Howard A Miller, Michael B Shebanek, Brian R Smiley, Ralph E Zazula: Presenting compatible components and system conditions for computer devices. Apple, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, August 26, 2014: US08818877

Presenting system and device conditions and purchasing options for components compatible with hardware devices of a computer system. In one aspect, an operating system determines the identity of a hardware device in communication with the operating system, communicates over a network to receive curr ...


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Ian W Freed, Jeffrey P Bezos, Keela N Robison: Charging an electronic device including traversing at least a portion of a path with an apparatus. Amazon Technologies, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, May 27, 2014: US08736228 (145 worldwide citation)

A robotic device can provide power management and other functionality for various electronic devices. An electronic device and the robotic device can communicate information such as device charge level, relative position and rate of power consumption and can determine an appropriate time at which th ...


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Andrea Neto, Giampiero Gerini: Substrate lens antenna device. Nederlandse Organisatie Voor Toegepast Natuurwetenschappelijk Onderzoek Tno, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, January 20, 2015: US08937577 (140 worldwide citation)

A device with a substrate lens antenna uses a lens shaped dielectric body located on top of a planar feed antenna. A leaky wave antenna structure is used as feed antenna. The leaky wave antenna structure has a feed input and a first and second wave propagation branch extending from the feed input. T ...


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Sunil Ramesh, Arnab Dhua, Gurumurthy D Ramkumar, Gautam Bhargava, Sonja E Hyde Moyer: Shape-based search of a collection of content. A9 com, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, June 11, 2013: US08463036 (97 worldwide citation)

Shape-based search of a collection of content associated with one or more images of inventory items (“inventory images”) is enabled at least in part by associating the collection of content and/or its associated inventory images with representative refinement shapes. Inventory items may be grouped i ...


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Timothy T Gray, Aaron Michael Donsbach, Mark R Privett: Gesture actions for interface elements. AMAZON TECHNOLOGIES, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, June 23, 2015: US09063563 (97 worldwide citation)

A user interface (UI) enables a user to access a set of options relating to an element of the UI by contacting a region of a touchscreen, or hovering a feature over the region, associated with that element. Upon contacting or hovering for at least a determined period of time, an arranged set of opti ...


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Tracy Pirnack, Patrice Gautier, Debra Ameerally, Hiro Mitsuji, Alan Ward, George Campbell, Darren Lew, Sam Gharabally, Ricardo D Cortes: Method and system for upgrading a previously purchased media asset. Apple, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, March 17, 2015: US08984442 (85 worldwide citation)

Systems, graphical user interfaces and methods for upgrading from one or more digital media assets to a set of digital media assets over a network are described. A potential purchaser can be notified of available upgrade opportunities that are available for purchase. The potential purchaser can elec ...