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James Roskind: Time-varying security code for enabling authorizations and other uses of financial accounts. Shemwell Mahamedi, September 23, 2008: US07427033 (203 worldwide citation)

A portable device is provided that carries account data. The account data may include a security code having a value that is time-varying. The value of the security code may be programmatically varied based on at least one of an algorithm or event. Authorization and use of the account may be sought ...


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Helena Roeber, Ilhami Torunoglu, Abbas Rafii: System and method for determining an input selected by a user through a virtual interface. Canesta, Shemwell Mahamedi, December 19, 2006: US07151530 (200 worldwide citation)

A system and method for determining which key value in a set of key values is to be assigned as a current key value as a result an object intersecting a region where a virtual interface is provided. The virtual interface may enable selection of individual key values in the set. The position is deter ...


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Salih Burak Gokturk, Dragomir Anguelov, Vincent Vanhoucke, Kuang Chih Lee, Diem Vu, Danny Yang, Munjal Shah, Azhar Khan: System and method for enabling the use of captured images through recognition. Like com, Shemwell Mahamedi, April 14, 2009: US07519200 (174 worldwide citation)

An embodiment provides for enabling retrieval of a collection of captured images that form at least a portion of a library of images. For each image in the collection, a captured image may be analyzed to recognize information from image data contained in the captured image, and an index may be gener ...


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Melvyn J Hunt: Phonetically based speech recognition system and method. Novauris Technologies, Shemwell Mahamedi, December 5, 2006: US07146319 (145 worldwide citation)

A speech recognition method includes a step of receiving a phonetic sequence output by a phonetic recognizer. The method also includes a step of matching the phonetic sequence with one of a plurality of reference phoneme sequences stored in a reference list that matches closest thereto. At least one ...


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Carlo Tomasi, Salih Burak Gokturk: Method and apparatus for approximating depth of an objects placement onto a monitored region with applications to virtual interface devices. Canesta, Shemwell Mahamedi, February 28, 2006: US07006236 (137 worldwide citation)

Structured light is directed across a monitored region. An image is captured of a light pattern that forms on the object as a result of the object intersecting the structured light when the object is placed at a first position in the monitored region. A geometric characteristic is identified of the ...


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Yoon Kean Wong, William Robert Hanson, Shawn R Gettemy: Orientation dependent functionality of an electronic device. Palm, Shemwell Mahamedi, January 2, 2007: US07159194 (127 worldwide citation)

An electronic device is provided that includes a housing, a plurality of modules, a sensor and a selection mechanism. The housing has multiple housing segments, with each segment housing one of the plurality of modules. The sensor detects an orientation of the electronic device. The selection mechan ...


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Dimitrios Dimitrelis: Content addressable memory (CAM) device including match line sensing. NetLogic Microsystems, Shemwell Mahamedi, July 18, 2006: US07079407 (116 worldwide citation)

A content addressable memory (CAM) device that includes a plurality of CAM cells coupled to a match line to affect a voltage of the match line in response to data values of the CAM cells and comparand data being in a predetermined logical relationship, and a match detect circuit coupled to the match ...


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Stephen S Miller: Switching the modes of operation for voice-recognition applications. Shemwell Mahamedi, April 25, 2006: US07035805 (104 worldwide citation)

A system and method for switching between the command-mode of operation and the text-mode of operation in voice-recognition systems. The system operates using voice-recognition software and a mechanical switch which together enable the system to differentiate between spoken commands that are used to ...


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Srinivasan Venkatachary: Memory optimized pattern searching. NetLogic Microsystems, Shemwell Mahamedi, William L Paradice III, July 21, 2009: US07565380 (100 worldwide citation)

A method of modifying a finite state machine (FSM) wherein the FSM is accessed by a plurality of entries, with each entry comprised of a substring and a next-state pointer, and the FSM is modified so that each entry comprises a length, which is less than or equal to a maximum size boundary placed on ...


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Aviv Eyal: System and method for media playback over a network using links that contain control signals and commands. Friskit, Shemwell Mahamedi, October 9, 2007: US07281034 (99 worldwide citation)

A method and system to provide media to a terminal coupled to a network, the terminal comprising a media playback component. The method and system provides for programmatically directing the terminal to access a first network site in the plurality of network sites, and causing the media playback com ...