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Clay Davis, Walter R Bodwell, Michael C Klobe: System selects a best-fit form or URL in an originating web page as a target URL for replaying a predefined path through the internet. BMC Software, Sprinkle IP Law Group, May 31, 2005: US06901438 (153 worldwide citation)

A system and method for replaying a predefined path through a set of web pages. The system and method comprises selecting in chronological order a saved request in a request history. The saved requests correspond to a set of user requests made at a web page from the set of web pages. Furthermore, th ...


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Bruce M Frankel, Scott D Koysh: Fenestrated bone tap and method. Zimmer Spine, Sprinkle IP Law Group, April 20, 2010: US07699852 (121 worldwide citation)

A bone tap may be used to deliver fluid into bone to stabilize and/or strengthen the bone. The bone tap may include a passage. A distal portion of the bone tap may be threaded. In some embodiments, openings in a distal portion of the bone tap may communicate with the passage. The bone tap may be dri ...


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Brendan J Kitts: Visualization and analysis of user clickpaths. Vignette Corporation, Sprinkle IP Law Group, October 2, 2007: US07278105 (114 worldwide citation)

Methods and data processing system readable media have been created to graph user clickstream data over a network or at a network site to yield meaningful and visually esthetic information. In one set of embodiments, the method can comprise (i) performing a significance test on data from a network l ...


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Robert J Jones, Charles R Forton: Instruments and methods for adjusting separation distance of vertebral bodies with a minimally invasive spinal stabilization procedure. Zimmer Spine, Sprinkle IP Law Group, October 12, 2010: US07811288 (100 worldwide citation)

A spinal stabilization system may be formed in a patient. In some embodiments, a minimally invasive procedure may be used to form a spinal stabilization system in a patient. Bone fastener assemblies may be coupled to vertebrae. Each bone fastener assembly may include a bone fastener and a collar. Ex ...


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Tuan Ta, Patrick Turley, Kerry Clendinning, Kelly Looney: System and method for dynamic bandwidth provisioning. Eric White, Sprinkle IP Law Group, September 8, 2009: US07587512 (74 worldwide citation)

One embodiment of the present invention provides a device for allocating bandwidth on a per user basis. The device can be a computing device that comprises a processor, a first network interface coupled to the processor, a second network interface coupled to the processor, and a storage medium acces ...


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Larry W Fullerton, James S Finn: Impulse radio virtual wireless local area network system and method. Alereon, Sprinkle IP Law Group, April 11, 2006: US07027425 (73 worldwide citation)

A virtual wireless local area network system and method utilizing impulse radio wherein transmission rates (bit rates) can vary according to the impulse radio transmission quality (signal to noise ratio) and wherein the position of the user can be determined and said user can be directed to an area ...


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Robert E Best, Ramaswamy Chandrasekaran, John R Rudin III, Rose Q Hu, Jeff L Watson, Lakshman S Tamil, Alessandro Fabbri: System for switching data using dynamic scheduling. Yotta Networks, Sprinkle IP Law Group, May 15, 2007: US07218637 (71 worldwide citation)

An architecture and related systems for improving the performance of non-blocking data switching systems. In one embodiment, a switching system includes an optical switching core coupled to a plurality of edge units, each of which has a set of ingress ports and a set of egress ports. The switching s ...


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Karl Belliard, RĂ©gis Le Couedic, Jacques Senegas, Paolo Mangione: Intervertebral disk prosthesis. Zimmer Spine S, Sprinkle IP Law Group, November 3, 2009: US07611538 (70 worldwide citation)

The invention provides an intervertebral disk prosthesis. The prosthesis comprises: a first fixing element having both an anchoring first face for anchoring in one of the vertebrae and a co-operation second face; a second fixing element having both an anchoring first face for anchoring in the other ...


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James L Richards, Mark D Roberts: Method and system for fast acquisition of ultra-wideband signals. Alereon, Sprinkle IP Law Group, August 2, 2005: US06925109 (70 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided that can detect any part of a multipath impulse radio signal. More specifically, the method compares a template pulse train and the multipath impulse radio signal to obtain a comparison result. The system performs a threshold check on the comparison result. If the co ...


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James L Richards, Preston L Jett, Larry W Fullerton, Lawrence E Larson, David A Rowe: Precision timing generator apparatus and associated methods. Alereon, Sprinkle IP Law Group, September 27, 2005: US06950485 (69 worldwide citation)

A precision timing generator includes a combiner that provides a timing signal by combining a coarse timing signal and a fine timing signal derived from a phase-shifted sinusoidal signal that has a desired phase shift. The coarse timing generator generates the coarse timing signal from a clock signa ...