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Doug Warner, Mike Myer, Tom Abshire: System and method for generating a dynamic interface via a communications network. Right Now Technologies, Shook Hardy & Bacon, February 1, 2005: US06850949 (942 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and computer program product for dynamically adapting selections in an automatic phone support system is described. The invention may integrate a dynamic knowledge base of responses with the menu selections on an automated phone system or other response system to present the most f ...


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Lee Cannon, John O Donovan: Device and method for displaying a final gaming result. Video Lottery Technologies, Shook Hardy & Bacon, June 16, 1998: US05766074 (409 worldwide citation)

A device and method for displaying a final gaming result, in one embodiment, displays on a video monitor the winning results in a complete manner and all non-winning results in a faded manner. In an alternate embodiment, when a game produces winning results, only the winning results of the game are ...


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William Tom Blank, Kevin M Schofield, Kirk O Olynyk, Robert G Atkinson, James David Johnston, Michael W Van Flandern: System and method for calibration of an acoustic system. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon, December 8, 2009: US07630501 (321 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a method and system for automatic calibration of an acoustic system. The acoustic system may include a source A/V device, calibration computing device, and multiple rendering devices. The calibration system may include a calibration component attached to each ren ...


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William Thomas Blank, Donald M Gray III, Robert George Atkinson, Anand Valavi: Method and system for disaggregating audio/visual components. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, November 13, 2007: US07295548 (299 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a method and system for disaggregating and connecting A/V components, and communicating A/V content stream information. An A/V stream from a source device is packaged for transmission over an IP network to one or more output devices. A brick device enables the in ...


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Gregory L Spaulding, Pamela M Spaulding, Kenneth M Bueche: Automatic dispensing system for prescriptions and the like. Dispensing Technologies, Shook Hardy & Bacon, August 16, 1994: US05337919 (240 worldwide citation)

An automatic prescription dispensing system includes a housing or frame having a plurality of pill dispenser units mounted therein, a plurality of vial supply assemblies at one end of the housing, and a filled vial offload carousel at an opposite end. A vial manipulator assembly is mounted on the ho ...


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Paul S Hellyar, Kelly E Rollin, Daniel J Shapiro, Giampiero M Sierra, Jae Pum Park: Method and system for switching between multiple computer applications. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, March 18, 2008: US07346855 (126 worldwide citation)

Generally described, a method is provided for use in a computer system that allows users to navigate quickly through multiple applications. In accordance with the method, when the computer receives a signal from the user, it extracts a preview representing a screen shot for each window open within t ...


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Gary L Burrell: Portable electronic device for use in combination portable and fixed mount applications. Garmin Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, June 8, 1999: US05910882 (121 worldwide citation)

A portable electronic device is provided which includes a housing having a front face, a base, and a back wall joined in a polyhedron configuration. The front face includes an input area having keys for data entry and a display area having a screen to illustrate information to the user. The front fa ...


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Flora Goldthwaite, Immaneni Ashok, David William Baumert, Jonathan C Cluts, Sven Pleyer, Pamela J Heath, Aaron Woodman: Electronic programming guide system and method. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon, April 22, 2008: US07363591 (116 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a method and system for use in customizing, organizing and presenting digital information for selection and interaction by end users. The present invention conveys multiple pieces of information to a user in a multi-dimensional metaphor. A user is presented with ...


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Gur Kimchi, Avi Bar Zeev, Brett D Brewer, Roman Ormandy: Augmenting a field of view in connection with vision-tracking. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, July 23, 2013: US08494215 (112 worldwide citation)

The claimed subject matter relates to an architecture that can employ vision-monitoring techniques to enhance an experience associated with elements of a local environment. In particular, the architecture can establish gaze- or eye-tracking attributes in connection with a user. In addition, a locati ...


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John Clavin, Megan Lesley Tedesco, Daniel John Wigdor: Augmented view of advertisements. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon, March 11, 2014: US08670183 (112 worldwide citation)

A head-mounted display (HMD) provides an augmented view of advertisements to an HMD wearer. In some embodiments, when an advertisement is within an HMD wearer's field of view, the HMD may augment the HMD wearer's view of the advertisement to provide additional information and/or to personalize the a ...