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Todd R Collart: Method and program product for preventing unauthorized users from using the content of an electronic storage medium. Research Investment Network, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, June 11, 2002: US06405203 (171 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and article of manufacture is provided for tracking the distribution of content electronically. First, an electronic storage medium tracking identifier is incorporated onto an electronic storage medium and stored on a database. Next, a package tracking identifier is situated onto a ...


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David E Allport: Portable internet-enabled controller and information browser for consumer devices. Research Investment Network, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, April 19, 2005: US06882299 (128 worldwide citation)

A remote control uses IR (infrared) commands to control various consumer appliances made by various manufactures. The remote control is low-cost, consumer-friendly, programmable, has its own graphical display so it does not interfere with a TV or other viewing screen, and is capable of interacting w ...


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Todd R Collart: System, method and article of manufacturing for authorizing the use of electronic content utilizing a laser-centric medium and a network server. Research Investment Network, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Caroline T Do, December 16, 2003: US06665489 (102 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and article of manufacture is provided for tracking the distribution of content electronically. First, an electronic storage medium tracking identifier is incorporated onto an electronic storage medium and stored on a database. Next, a package tracking identifier is situated onto a ...


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Michael G Lehman: Time and work tracker for wireless devices. Discovision Associates, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, June 17, 2003: US06581025 (95 worldwide citation)

A time and work tracker that automatically collects and analyzes information about time and work performed on a wireless device is described herein. According to the present invention, a time and work tracking function is initiated on a wireless device. Thereafter, a user begins to perform work on t ...


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David E Allport: Method of data display for electronic program guides (EPGs). Research Investment Network, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, November 19, 2002: US06483548 (81 worldwide citation)

A method of displaying Electronic Program Guide (EPG) data in substantially a grid format, without using “channel” information as an axis. Instead of being presented by channel and time, the data is presented only by time. Thus, program information from multiple channels may be displayed in a single ...


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Kurt W Getreuer: Method and apparatus for moving carriage assembly from initial position to target position and optical disc system including same. Discovision Associates, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Caroline Do, May 25, 2004: US06741529 (75 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for moving a carriage assembly from an initial position to a target position relative to a storage medium rotating at a circumferential velocity. A processor determines a velocity trajectory relative to the radial distance of the initial position and the target position to th ...


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Todd R Collart: System, method and article of manufacture for authorizing the use of electronic content utilizing a laser-centric medium. Research Investment Network, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, September 17, 2002: US06453420 (72 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and article of manufacture is provided for tracking the distribution of content electronically. First, an electronic storage medium tracking identifier is incorporated onto an electronic storage medium and stored on a database. Next, a package tracking identifier is situated onto a ...


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Jim Bumgardner, Haig H Krakirian: Video recorder having user extended and automatically extended time slots. Pioneer Digital Technologies, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, July 6, 2004: US06760538 (54 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a video recorder having user extended and automatically extended time slots. An embodiment of the present invention includes a set top box having an internal storage device, such as a hard drive where broadcasts are transferred from a broadcast input source to th ...


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Martin W Sotheran, William P Robbins, Anthony M Jones, Helen R Finch, Kevin J Boyd, Anthony Peter J Claydon, Adrian P Wise: Multistandard video decoder and decompression system for processing encoded bit streams including start codes and methods relating thereto. Discovision Associates, Steve A Wong, Micah P Goldsmith, August 22, 2006: US07095783 (48 worldwide citation)

A pipeline video decoder and decompression system handles a plurality of separately encoded bit streams arranged as a single serial bit stream of digital bits and having separately encoded pairs of control codes and corresponding data carried in the serial bit stream. The pipeline system employs a p ...


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Marvin B Davis, Kent T Murphy: Cartridge loading apparatus and methods of manufacturing and operating same. Discovision Associates, Keiji Masaki, Steve A Wong, Caroline T Do, June 25, 2002: US06411584 (47 worldwide citation)

A cartridge unloading apparatus for a disk drive having a cartridge loading end, a remote end, and a base plate. The apparatus is employed for tiltably unloading the disk from a spindle magnet with a peeling action. The apparatus includes first and second sliders positioned relative the ends of the ...