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Guillen Newton Galileo, Johnson Lisa Renee, Lin Botao, Fung Kam Keung: Method for tagging and displaying songs in a digital audio player. Thomson Licensing, Guillen Newton Galileo, Johnson Lisa Renee, Lin Botao, Fung Kam Keung, TRIPOLI Joseph S, July 22, 2004: WO/2004/061850 (128 worldwide citation)

A method for determining and displaying the status of a user selectable parameter associated with a song stored in a digital audio player. The method allows a handheld player that has limited computing power to easily determine the status of the user selectable features and display the status. The m ...


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Maxemchuk Nicholad Frank, White Hugh Edward: Data processor for a loop data communications system. RCA Corporation, Norton Edward J, Tripoli Joseph S, April 22, 1975: US3879710 (51 worldwide citation)

A data processor for a time division multiplexed communications system. A plurality of such data processors are connected in series in a loop configuration, each having a data terminal associated therewith, for establishing a connection between data processors in a time division multiplexed channel. ...


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McGrogan Jr Ellwood Patrick: Detector for repetitive digital codes. RCA Corporation, Norton Edward J, Tripoli Joseph S, January 28, 1975: US3863215 (43 worldwide citation)

A detector for repetitive cyclically permutable digital codes. The detector utilizes two shift registers, serially connected to provide two delayed versions of a repetitive code. A majority vote circuit responsive to the undelayed code and two delayed codes is used for forward error reduction. A run ...


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Smith Margaret Paige, Johnson Lisa Renee, Cheah Sin Hui: Method and apparatus for automatic equalization mode activation. Thomson Licensing, Smith Margaret Paige, Johnson Lisa Renee, Cheah Sin Hui, TRIPOLI Joseph S, March 20, 2003: WO/2003/023786 (42 worldwide citation)

A digital audio player (10) and a method for processing encoded digital audio data, wherein the digital audio data is encoded using one of a plurality of encoding formats. The exemplary audio data player includes a hard disk or other data storage medium (32) for storing data files, a microcontroller ...


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Grimes Kevin Lloyd, Burnett Angela Renee: System and method for communicating with a display device via a network. Thomson Licensing, Grimes Kevin Lloyd, Burnett Angela Renee, TRIPOLI Joseph S, November 18, 2004: WO/2004/100500 (39 worldwide citation)

A system (100) and corresponding methods are provided for enabling communication with an electronic apparatus via a network. The system comprises: a first device (140) for transmitting a communication comprising identification parameters associated with a second device (110), wherein the communicati ...


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Verma Shaily, Wang Charles Chuanming: Registration of a wlan as a umts routing area for wlan-umts interworking. Thomson Licensing, Verma Shaily, Wang Charles Chuanming, TRIPOLI Joseph S, December 31, 2003: WO/2004/002051 (37 worldwide citation)

A system for employing a wireless local (Fig. 4) area network (WLAN) (14) as a cellular network routing area includes a cellular network (12), which is capable of determining a location where a service request is made. The cellular (12) network includes a packet-based support node B, which determine ...


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Yin Peng, Tourapis Alexandros Michael, Boyce Jill Macdonald: Fast mode-decision encoding for interframes. Thomson Licensing, Yin Peng, Tourapis Alexandros Michael, Boyce Jill Macdonald, TRIPOLI Joseph S, January 13, 2005: WO/2005/004491 (36 worldwide citation)

A video encoder (100) and corresponding methods (400, 500) are provided for selecting the mode of a current macroblock of an inter-coded frame, including one or more of checking first modes for a subset of macroblock modes, selectively checking other modes in response to motion vector information of ...


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Boyce Jill Macdonald: Implicit weighting of reference pictures in a video decoder. Thomson Licensing, Boyce Jill Macdonald, TRIPOLI Joseph S, April 15, 2004: WO/2004/032357 (34 worldwide citation)

A video decoder (200), encoder (500), and corresponding methods for processing video signal data for an image block with two reference picture indices to predict the image block are disclosed that utilize implicit weighting of reference pictures to enhance video compression, where a decoder (200) in ...


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Koslov Joshua: Method and apparatus for carrier recovery in a communications system. Thomson Licensing, Koslov Joshua, TRIPOLI Joseph S, September 15, 2005: WO/2005/086444 (32 worldwide citation)

A satellite communications system comprises a transmitter, a satellite transponder and a receiver. The transmitter transmits an uplink layered modulation signal having an upper layer and a lower layer to the satellite transponder, which broadcasts the layered modulation signal downlink to one, or mo ...


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Csicsatka Tibor George, Fung Kam Keung, Qiu Cai Xia: Method and apparatus for navigating alphabetized text. Thomson Licensing, Csicsatka Tibor George, Fung Kam Keung, Qiu Cai Xia, TRIPOLI Joseph S, December 2, 2004: WO/2004/104815 (32 worldwide citation)

A method and/or apparatus improves the speed of searching for a specific text item in an alphabetized text list during up and/or down navigation of the alphabetized text list. The method provides controlled navigation through a text list depending, for example, on the amount of time that user input ...