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Wayne Ross Baldwin, Athanasios George Gaitatzes: Method and system for providing user help information in network applications. International Business Machines Corporation, Volel Emile, Andrew J Dillon, March 2, 1999: US05877757 (245 worldwide citation)

A method and system are disclosed for providing help-data in association with applications launched from a network, such that the applications are displayed within a window of a graphical user interface. Initially, an application is selected from among a number of applications, which are constructed ...


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Joe Nathan Brown: Automobile computer control system for limiting the usage of wireless telephones on moving automobiles. International Business Machines Corporation, Jerry Kraft, Volel Emile, March 5, 2002: US06353778 (201 worldwide citation)

An automobile computer control system for limiting the usage of wireless telephones in moving automobiles comprising an implementation for sensing when the velocity of the automobile exceeds a predetermined velocity, a wireless implementation for sensing when said wireless telephone is in use by the ...


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Michael J Garrett, Andrew Key, Kenneth Morse: Automated image retrieval and scaling into windowed displays. International Business Machines Corporation, Wayne P Bailey, Paul S Drake, Volel Emile, September 17, 1996: US05557728 (197 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided for processing data representing stored images so that a set of such stored images can be represented simultaneously on an output medium having a specified output area in such a way that more effective use of the output area is made than previously possible with prio ...


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Mark J Baugher, Philip Y Chang, Gregory L Morris, Alan P Stephens: Method and apparatus for reserving system resources to assure quality of service. International Business Machines Corporation, Paul S Drake, Volel Emile, December 3, 1996: US05581703 (191 worldwide citation)

A method for providing files to a remote node including the steps of determining whether bandwidth is available for transmitting across a communications link a file requested by a remote node, reserving bandwidth for the requested file if bandwidth is determined to be available, and opening the requ ...


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John Maddalozzo Jr, Gerald Francis McBrearty, Johnny Meng Han Shieh: Method and system for searching web browser history. International Business Machines Corporation, Volel Emile, Bracewell & Patterson L, October 1, 2002: US06460060 (148 worldwide citation)

A Web browser having search capabilities, automatically generates a search list from URLs in the browser's bookmark and/or history files and automatically accesses and searches each URL on the Internet or cache on the browser's computer. Each bookmark or each web page generated for the lis ...


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Paul Placido Giangarra, James Lynn Taylor, William Joseph Tracey II: Data processing system and method for navigating a network using a voice command. International Business Machines Corporation, Volel Emile, Winstead Sechrest & Minick P C, August 8, 2000: US06101472 (120 worldwide citation)

A voice command interface in a data processing system and method are implemented to allow a user to speak a name of a link identified by Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) format to receive a desired web page from a communication network, such as the Internet. During operation of the data processing s ...


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David Michael Adams, John Maddalozzo Jr, Gerald Francis McBrearty, Johnny Meng Han Shieh: Method of storing and classifying selectable web page links and sublinks thereof to a predetermined depth in response to a single user input. International Business Machines Corporation, Volel Emile, Bracewell & Patterson L, December 25, 2001: US06334145 (118 worldwide citation)

An improved method for efficiently retrieving data associated with linked network locations utilizing a computer network is disclosed. First, data is retrieved from a network location which has a plurality of links to related network locations. Next, in response to a single user input, the plurality ...


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John Maddalozzo Jr, Gerald Francis McBrearty, Johnny Meng Han Shieh: Data processor controlled display system with audio identifiers for overlapping windows in an interactive graphical user interface. International Business Machines Corporatiion, J B Kraft, Volel Emile, Leslie Van Leeuwen, April 27, 2004: US06728675 (118 worldwide citation)

There is provided a user friendly display interface system for the interactive handling and sorting out of windows in complex window hierarchical graphical user interfaces. The system provides for the storage of a hierarchy of windows which are displayable to overlap each other in a selected order w ...


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John Paul Harvey, Mark Scott Kressin, Richard Allen Mills: Selective tunneling of streaming data. International Business Machines Corporation, David H Judson, Volel Emile, February 13, 2001: US06189039 (100 worldwide citation)

A method and system for “selective” tunneling of streaming data from a server to a client in a computer network having one or more network segments. The server has a tunneler utility, and the client has a receiver utility. The receiver utility first attempts to detect if a given data stream is avail ...


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Andrew Radcliffe Rawson, Guy Gil Sotomayor Jr: Method and apparatus for computer system power management. International Business Machines Corporation, Volel Emile, Paul S Drake, November 25, 1997: US05692204 (95 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for managing power states of at least one hardware resource, including registering at least one hardware resource power state corresponding to a software process, determining whether a current hardware resource power state fulfills the registered hardware resource power state ...