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Masataka Fujisaki: Auction information transmission processing. Flex Japan, Aucnet, Armstrong Nikaido Marmelstein & Kubovcik, December 6, 1988: US04789928 (770 worldwide citation)

An auction information transmission processing system is constructed by connecting a most significant front computer to a host computer, arranging at least one stage of a plurality of intermediate front computers and a plurality of least significant front computers so as to be connectable to the mos ...


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Roger D Peterson: Vehicle mounted surveillance and videotaping system. December 6, 1988: US04789904 (327 worldwide citation)

A vehicle mounted surveillance system is disclosed. The system comprises a camera and a control head mounted within the police vehicle and a video recorder housed in a fireproof, bulletproof and environmentally controlled vault mounted in the trunk of the vehicle. The surveillance system also includ ...


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Melanie M Chow, John E Cronin, William L Guthrie, Carter W Kaanta, Barbara Luther, William J Patrick, Kathleen A Perry, Charles L Standley: Method for producing coplanar multi-level metal/insulator films on a substrate and for forming patterned conductive lines simultaneously with stud vias. International Business Machines Corporation, Robert J Haase, John A Stemwedel, December 6, 1988: US04789648 (313 worldwide citation)

Patterned conductive lines are formed simultaneously with stud via connections through an insulation layer to previously formed underlying patterned conductive lines in multilevel VLSI chip technology. A first planarized layer of insulation is deposited over a first level of patterned conductive mat ...


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William W Ramage: Method and apparatus for generating variably scaled displays. Westinghouse Electric, D C Abeles, December 6, 1988: US04790028 (293 worldwide citation)

Portions of an image generated on an electronic display device are magnified for closer examination while other areas are compressed so that no material is lost from the total viewing area. To achieve this, the image is divided into segments with some assigned scaling functions having values greater ...


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Brian M Mann, Stuart W Buchanan: Pacemaker having PVC response and PMT terminating features. Siemens Pacesetter, Bryant R Gold, December 6, 1988: US04788980 (272 worldwide citation)

An atrial tracking dual-chamber pacemaker and method of use for reducing the risk of initiating a pacer mediated tachycardia (PMT), and breaking such a PMT if once started. The pacemaker includes means for sensing a premature ventricular contraction (PVC). The pacemaker operates in a conventional ma ...


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Thomas A Bush: Pay per view entertainment system. Morgan & Finnegan, December 6, 1988: US04789863 (236 worldwide citation)

In a pay per view entertainment system, prerecorded entertainment such as musical works are distributed to subscribers over a cable network. The subscribers are able to listen to edited versions or previews of the complete musical works and to select desired musical works for recording. Before the m ...


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Anthony Acampora, Jack H Winters: Wireless network for wideband indoor communications. American Telephone and Telegraph Company AT&T Bell Laboratories, Erwin W Pfeifle, December 6, 1988: US04789983 (231 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a wideband communication network using wireless radio transmissions either on a stand-alone basis or to supplement a hard-wired network. The exemplary network comprises (a) a plurality of transceivers associated with separate users of the network; (b) optionally at l ...


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John S Kieffer, Tony J Wisneski: Ambient temperature bondable elastomeric nonwoven web. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Karl V Sidor, December 6, 1988: US04789699 (199 worldwide citation)

An extrudable composition for forming nonwoven elastomeric material having pressure sensitive adhesive properties, nonwoven elastomeric sheet material (e.g., fibrous nonwoven webs) formed of such composition, stretch bonded laminates using such sheets, and methods of forming such sheets and such lam ...


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Donald G Wallace, Thomas L Smestad, John M McPherson, Karl A Piez, Saeid Seyedin, Rosa Armstrong: Methods of bone repair using collagen. Collagen Corporation, Ciotti & Murashige Irell & Manella, December 6, 1988: US04789663 (186 worldwide citation)

A method of repairing bone defects by use of suspensions containing purified atelopeptide, reconstituted, fibrillar skin collagen or bone collagen powder or mixtures thereof is disclosed. The suspensions provide matrices for conductive growth of bone into the defect. The skin collagen may also be ly ...


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Noel Lee: Electrical compression connector. Warren B Kice, December 6, 1988: US04789355 (167 worldwide citation)

An electrical connector for connecting to a jack having a socket and a rim and including a cylindrical hollow body having a pin and a flared contact member projecting from one end thereof for engaging the socket and the rim respectively. An outer sleeve extends around the body member and is adapted ...