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Vincent J Smoral, Peter M Kogge, Phillip J Sementilli Jr: Hybrid architecture for video on demand server. Lockheed Martin Corporation, William H Steinberg, March 4, 1997: US05608448 (212 worldwide citation)

Processing requirement at each computing element in a video server for a video on demand (VOD) system are reduced to only those needed for VOD, resulting in a less expensive processor with less memory and, hence, lower cost. A hybrid video server architecture combines the best features of massive pa ...


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Mark Louis Ciacelli, John William Urda, Wai Man Lam, Jack Lawrence Kouloheris, John Edward Fetkovich: Apparatus, method and computer program product for protecting copyright data within a computer system. International Business Machines Corporation, William H Steinberg, Heslin & Rothenberg P C, May 22, 2001: US06236727 (196 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, method and computer program product are provided for digitally processing an encrypted data stream scrambled, for example, according to content scrambling system (CSS) technology. This digital processing insures against communication of clear data within the computer system from a central ...


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Robert L Steigerwald: Maximum power control for a solar array connected to a load. General Electric Company, William H Steinberg, James C Davis Jr, Marvin Snyder, September 13, 1983: US04404472 (155 worldwide citation)

An analog and a digital control is provided which causes a dc to ac inverter operated in the constant power mode to supply sinusoidal current to a utility while drawing maximum power from a solar array. The current drawn from the array is forced to be proportional to the array voltage by a variable ...


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Warren F Bessler: Method and apparatus for controlling an electrically driven automotive air conditioner. General Electric Company, William H Steinberg, James C Davis Jr, Paul R Webb II, May 26, 1987: US04667480 (123 worldwide citation)

A control system for an electrically driven variable capacity automotive air conditioning system affords the passenger maximum comfort control without overloading an electrically commutated motor compressor drive. Driver selected comfort settings are sequentially overridden to avoid overloading the ...


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Adrian Stephen Butter, John Mark Kaczmarczyk, Agnes Yee Ngai, Edward Francis Westermann, Robert J Yagley: Efficient, flexible motion estimation architecture for real time MPEG2 compliant encoding. International Business Machines Corporation, Richard M Goldman, John R Pivnichny, William H Steinberg, April 15, 2003: US06549575 (117 worldwide citation)

Temporal compression of a digital video data stream with hierarchically searching in at least one search unit for pixels in a reference picture to find a best match for the current macroblock. This is followed by constructing a motion vector between the current macroblock and the best match macroblo ...


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Charlene Ann Gebler, Barbara A Hall, Agnes Yee Ngai, Michael Patrick Vachon: Sharing reference data between multiple encoders parallel encoding a sequence of video frames. International Business Machines Corporation, William H Steinberg Esq, Kevin P Radigan Esq, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, March 12, 2002: US06356589 (115 worldwide citation)

A digital video encode system, method and computer program product are described wherein a picture is divided into multiple active areas that are parallel encoded using multiple encoders. The encoders associated with adjoining active areas of the picture are configured to exchange reference data to ...


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John W Dunsmoir, Sivakumar Jambunathan, Sheryl S Kinstler, Thomas H Barnes, Carol S Walton: Systems and arrangements for providing situational awareness to an operator of a vehicle. International Business Machines Corporation, William H Steinberg, Schubert Osterrieder & Nickelson PLLC, December 15, 2009: US07633383 (109 worldwide citation)

Vehicular situational awareness systems, method and arrangements are disclosed herein. In one embodiment digitized video can be acquired by a camera on a vehicle, and utilizing pixel differentiation at least one area of interest in the digitized video can be identified. The area of interest could be ...


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Evangelos T Laskaris: Superconductive magnetic resonance magnet without cryogens. General Electric Company, William H Steinberg, James C Davis Jr, Paul R Webb II, May 8, 1990: US04924198 (98 worldwide citation)

A superconductive magnet for magnetic resonance imaging not requiring consumable cryogens or requiring cryogen liquid or vapor cooling of superconducting coils is provided having a resin impregnated coil of superconductor wire. Heat conductive means having a thermal conductivity greater than the res ...


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Frank D Egitto, Keith J Miller, Manh Quan T Nguyen: Membrane probe with anchored elements. International Business Machines Corporation, Schmeiser Olsen & Watts, William H Steinberg, March 14, 2006: US07011531 (93 worldwide citation)

A structure and method to establish an electrical connection between a tester and an electrical component. A flexible dielectric layer has a first side and a second side. A through via extends through the first side and the second side of the dielectric layer. A blind via is placed in a position tha ...


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Richard E Anderson, Eric M Foster, George W Rohrbaugh: Black based filtering of MPEG-2 compliant table sections. International Business Machines Corporation, William H Steinberg Esq, Whitham Curtis & Whitham, July 18, 2000: US06091772 (90 worldwide citation)

A method of decoding an MPEG-2 compliant packetized datastream containing transport table sections. The transport table sections include a plurality of table. The table are filtered with table section filters having blocks. Each block has an associated mask pattern to mask bits in a valid pattern an ...