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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 (89 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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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 (86 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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Kristin D Acker, Xiaoli Yang, Sheldon R Fisher: System and method for editing digitally represented still images. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, April 19, 2005: US06883140 (86 worldwide citation)

A method of selecting and editing a plurality of digitally represented still images in a computer environment is provided. The method includes the use of a graphical user interface having a display and a user interface selection device, and includes the steps of opening the data files of the images ...


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Stephen R Gorfine: Nitric oxide donor composition and method for treatment of anal disorders. Neptune Pharmaceutical Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, December 2, 1997: US05693676 (69 worldwide citation)

A pharmaceutical composition contains a nitric oxide donor and advantageously an optional corticosteroid and/or topical anesthetic. The composition is useful in a method for treating anal disorders such as anal fissure, anal ulcer, hemorrhoidal disease, levator spasm, and so forth, by topical applic ...


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Blake D Manders, Oren Rosenbloom, Vladimir Sadovsky: System and method for generating selectable extension to media transport protocol. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, June 30, 2009: US07555554 (62 worldwide citation)

A protocol and related techniques and platforms allow vendors to selectably extend the Media Transport Protocol (MTP), or other defined protocols to implement vendor-specific commands, data fields, instructions and other extension sets. According to embodiments of the invention in one regard, one or ...


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John P Puglia, David F McKinley: Self supporting hollow fiber membrane and method of construction. Koch Membrane Systems, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, June 13, 2000: US06074718 (62 worldwide citation)

A method for constructing a polyvinylidene fluoride based hollow fiber membrane from a polymer mixture using temperatures not greater than 80.degree. C., the mixture comprising polyvinylidene fluoride, a pore forming agent, and a solvent. The mixture can also comprise a second polymer selected from ...


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Ales Holecek, Charles W Stabb, Cornelis K Van Dok, Hillel N Cooperman, Jeffrey W Pettiross, Mark R Ligameri: Window information switching system. Microsoft Corporation, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, January 13, 2009: US07478326 (59 worldwide citation)

A method for displaying at least one visualization of windows on a display screen is described. The method includes steps of receiving an input corresponding to a request to access visualizations of windows for a plurality of windows, and for each window of the plurality of windows, displaying a vis ...


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Craig C Corcoran: Method and apparatus for energy generation utilizing temperature fluctuation-induced fluid pressure differentials. Jesse J Camacho, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, November 1, 2005: US06959546 (59 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for producing energy is provided for generating renewable energy. Captive compressed fluid cycles between two coupled containers through a motive power source. The captive compressed fluid flows between the containers in response to a difference in the pressure of the compress ...


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Thomas G Rendleman: Gaming chip with transponder and a method for making same. Trend Plastics, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, October 2, 2001: US06296190 (57 worldwide citation)

A gaming chip that includes a base ring that defines a central aperture, within which a unitary cup disposed. The cup has first and second recessed cavities therein. A transponder is disposed in one of the first and second cavities and an antenna is disposed in the other of the first and second cavi ...


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Blaise Aguera y Arcas: Methods and apparatus for navigating an image. Seadragon Software, Shook Hardy & Bacon L, November 7, 2006: US07133054 (55 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are contemplated to perform various actions, including: zooming into or out of an image having at least one object, wherein at least some elements of the at least one object are scaled up and/or down in a way that is non-physically proportional to one or more zoom levels associ ...



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