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Juan Alberto Garay, Rosario Gennaro, Charanjit Singh Jutla, Tal D Rabin: Method and apparatus for the secure distributed storage and retrieval of information. International Business Machines Corporation, Louis P Herzberg, Whitham Curtis & Whitham, November 23, 1999: US05991414 (536 worldwide citation)

A solution to the general problem of Secure Storage and Retrieval of Information (SSRI) guarantees that also the process of storing the information is correct even when some processors fail. A user interacts with the storage system by depositing a file and receiving a proof that the deposit was corr ...


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Jian Dez Chen, Richard W McCallum, Ronald Williams, Robert Ross, Zhiyue Lin, Jonathan Tillack: Gastro-intestinal pacemaker having phased multi-point stimulation. The Center for Innovative Technology, Whitham Curtis Whitham & McGinn, November 25, 1997: US05690691 (477 worldwide citation)

A portable or implantable gastric pacemaker includes multiple electrodes that are positionable on the inner or outer surface of an organ in the gastro-intestinal tract and which are individually programmed to deliver a phased electrical stimulation to pace peristaltic movement of material through th ...


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Robert Jeffrey Schloss: System and method for controlling access to data located on a content server. International Business Machines Corporation, Kevin M Jordan Esq, Whitham Curtis Whitham & McGinn, January 6, 1998: US05706507 (464 worldwide citation)

The content of free speech over distributed networks, such as the Internet, is often inappropriate for minors as well as offensive to some adults. The invention comprises an advisory server operated by, for example, a third party watchdog group, which rates the content of data downloaded from a cont ...


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Janez Funda, David Arthur LaRose, Russell Highsmith Taylor: Method of creating an image of an anatomical feature where the feature is within a patients body. International Business Machines Corporation, Louis J Percello, Whitham Curtis Whitham & McGinn, May 12, 1998: US05749362 (398 worldwide citation)

The invention comprises an instrument which is placed in relation to the designated object and which is capable of sending information about the object to a computer. Image processing methods are used to generated images of the object and determine positional information about it. This information c ...


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Charles E Perkins: Highly dynamic destination-sequenced destination vector routing for mobile computers. International Business Machines Corporation, Douglas Cameron, Whitham Curtis Whitham & McGinn, May 2, 1995: US05412654 (324 worldwide citation)

Packets are transmitted between stations of an ad-hoc network of mobile stations by using routing tables which are stored at each station of the network. Routing information is broadcast or multicast according to three schedules; upon demand to show new routes, periodically to show recently changed ...


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David Edward Johnson: Multimodal natural language interface for cross-application tasks. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen J Kaufman, Whitham Curtis Whitham & McGinn, May 5, 1998: US05748974 (309 worldwide citation)

A multimodal natural language interface interprets user requests combining natural language input from the user with information selected from a current application and sends the request in the proper form to an appropriate auxiliary application for processing. The multimodal natural language interf ...


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Ian Robert Govett: Client/server architecture supporting concurrent servers within a server with a transaction manager providing server/connection decoupling. International Business Machines Corporation, Alison Mortinger, Whitham Curtis Whitham & McGinn, June 2, 1998: US05761507 (291 worldwide citation)

A transaction manager intercepts all requests for service from any of a plurality of clients, establishes connections independently of task requests and assigns available servers to the requests in the order the requests are received in order to provide equitable distribution of service resources ov ...


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Hamed A Ellozy, Dimitri Kanevsky, Michelle Y Kim, David Nahamoo, Michael Alan Picheny, Wlodek Wlodzimierz Zadrozny: Automatic indexing and aligning of audio and text using speech recognition. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert P Tassinari Jr, Whitham Curtis Whitham and McGinn, July 15, 1997: US05649060 (267 worldwide citation)

A method of automatically aligning a written transcript with speech in video and audio clips. The disclosed technique involves as a basic component an automatic speech recognizer. The automatic speech recognizer decodes speech (recorded on a tape) and produces a file with a decoded text. This decode ...


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Gary L Luckenbaugh: Object-oriented trusted application framework. Lockheed Martin Corporation, Whitham Curtis & Whitham, November 23, 1999: US05991877 (263 worldwide citation)

An object-oriented framework provides ease of development and alteration of access control systems for arbitrary applications and accomodates arbitrary security policies while providing fine-grained security by providing for creation of labels for portions of a resource such as an application or por ...


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Joseph M Crichton, Peter F Garvin, Jeffrey W Staten, Waiki L Wright: Method and apparatus for lightweight secure communication tunneling over the internet. International Business Machines Corporation, H Daniel Schnurmann Esq, Whitham Curtis & Whitham, August 15, 2000: US06104716 (254 worldwide citation)

A lightweight secure tunneling protocol or LSTP permits communicating across one or more firewalls by using a middle server or proxy. Three proxies are used to establish an end-to-end connection that navigates through the firewalls. In a typical configuration, a server is behind a first firewall and ...



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