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William H. Gates III
Susan T Dumais, William H Gates III, Srikanth Shoroff, Michael Ehrenberg, Jensen M Harris, Richard J Wolf, Joshua T Goodman, Eran Megiddo: Providing a task description name space map for the information worker. Microsoft Corporation, Turocy & Watson, October 8, 2009: US20090254336-A1

Providing for generation of a task oriented data structure that can correlate natural language descriptions of computer related tasks to application level commands and functions is described herein. By way of example, a system can include an activity translation component that can receive a natural ...


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William H. Gates III
Eran Megiddo, Joshua T Goodman, Jensen M Harris, Susan T Dumais, Michael V Ehrenberg, Srikanth Shoroff, William H Gates III: Communication workspace. Microsoft Corporation, Turocy & Watson, October 8, 2009: US20090254390-A1

Multiple pieces of information can be arranged into a single construct that allows the employee to ascertain information quickly while at her workstation. Selection of information for placement into the construct can employ various statistical models and the like. Selective pieces of information can ...


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Lawrence Au: Semantic network methods to disambiguate natural language meaning. Turocy & Watson, May 4, 2010: US07711672 (185 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented data processor system automatically disambiguates a contextual meaning of natural language symbols to enable precise meanings to be stored for later retrieval from a natural language database, so that natural language database design is automatic, to enable flexible and effici ...


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Kurt Donald Huber, Arthur Richard Brisebois, Judson John Flynn: Femto cell access point passthrough model. AT&T Mobility II, Turocy & Watson, June 5, 2012: US08194549 (162 worldwide citation)

The subject innovation provides system(s) and method(s) to supply fixed, differentiated quality of service (QoS) for packetized traffic (e.g., voice and data) intended for femto cell coverage when transmitted concurrently with external broadband traffic. Quality of Service differentiation is supplie ...


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Seth Frader Thompson, Stephan von Muehlen, Thomas Kennedy: System and method for home energy monitor and control. EnergyHub, Amin Turocy & Watson, March 31, 2015: US08996188 (151 worldwide citation)

The invention generally concerns systems and methods for monitoring and controlling the power consumption of a power-consuming device. The system and method may connect to a power source and a power-consuming device, connecting the power-consuming device to the power source. The power usage of the p ...


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Wen Ping Ying, Don Hjort: QoS channels for multimedia services on a general purpose operating system platform using data cards. AT&T Mobility II, Turocy & Watson, July 3, 2012: US08213363 (151 worldwide citation)

A SIP (session initiation protocol) service activation abstraction layer that provides a unified interface to upper layer applications for discovering, establishing, and managing the QoS connectivity. In one implementation, this is IP Multimedia Subsystem-centric, further supporting applications tha ...


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Melanie Sater, Ginger Chien, Dan Druta: Systems and methods for real-time service assurance. AT&T Mobility II, Amin Turocy & Watson, July 29, 2014: US08793363 (149 worldwide citation)

A system and methods for providing service assurance using real-time monitoring, management and maintenance capabilities to provide customers and vendors with information related to the state of the service. The service assurance domain implements end-to-end functionality with a level of granularity ...


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Kurt Donald Huber, Judson John Flynn, William Gordon Mansfield: Exchange of access control lists to manage femto cell coverage. AT&T Mobility II, Turocy & Watson, January 10, 2012: US08094551 (146 worldwide citation)

System(s) and method(s) provide access management to femto cell service through access control list(s) (e.g., white list(s), or black list(s)). White list(s) includes a set of subscriber station(s) identifier numbers, codes, or tokens, and also can include additional fields for femto cell access man ...


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Seth Frader Thompson, Stephan Von Muehlen, Thomas Kennedy: System and method for home energy monitor and control. Energyhub, Turocy & Watson, August 28, 2012: US08255090 (146 worldwide citation)

The invention generally concerns systems and methods for monitoring and controlling the power consumption of a power-consuming device. The system and method may connect to a power source and a power-consuming device, connecting the power-consuming device to the power source. The power usage of the p ...


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Richard W Davis: Compensation of propagation delays of wireless signals. AT&T Mobility II, Turocy & Watson, December 4, 2012: US08326319 (143 worldwide citation)

System(s) and method(s) for compensation of propagation delay offsets of wireless signals. Compensation is accomplished through determination of an effective wireless signal propagation delay that accounts for signal path delay and propagation delay over the air. Such determination is based at least ...