1
Matthew J Anglin, Gregory J Tevis, Donald P Warren: Data storage hierarchy with shared storage level. International Business Machines Corporation, M W Schecter, August 24, 1993: US05239647 (549 worldwide citation)

A data storage hierarchy which inherently allows for a level 1 storage file to be uniquely identified across an entire network is disclosed. A directory naming convention is employed which includes an internal identifier and a name for each subdivision of the network. Because each file can be unique ...


2
Robert M Jones, Charles F Goetz, Larry L Steele: Method and apparatus for automatically determining the approval status of a potential borrower. Creative Solutions Groups, Needle & Rosenberg, August 24, 1993: US05239462 (337 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided for the real-time automatic determination of the approval status of a potential borrower of a loan. The method includes (1) transmitting an image of a form by facsimile transmission to a control location, wherein the form contains predefined information applicable ...


3
Preston E Blair, Frank S Preston: Interactive video system providing repeated switching of multiple tracks of actions sequences. Davis & Schroeder, August 24, 1993: US05239464 (298 worldwide citation)

An improved video system that enables a player to interact with mid-air stereo perception images of foreshortened perspective animation and with animation displayed on the projection screen or monitor, by controlling the motions of a robotic simulation apparatus deployed in front of the projection s ...


4
Ronald Sahatjian, Fernando Alvarez de Toledo: High elongation linear elastic guidewire. Boston Scientific Corporation, Fish & Richardson, August 24, 1993: US05238004 (296 worldwide citation)

A guidewire and a method for its manufacture, wherein at least the distal portion of the guidewire comprises an element made of a precursor of a superelastic alloy such as a Ni--Ti linear elastic alloy. The element exhibits a stress strain curve with a linear stress-strain relationship and a yield p ...


5
Preston E Blair, Frank S Preston: Method and apparatus for player interaction with animated characters and objects. Davis & Schroeder, August 24, 1993: US05239463 (293 worldwide citation)

An improved video system that enables a player to interact with mid-air stereo perception images of foreshortened perspective animation and return the animation back to the playing field on the projection screen or monitor, or to effect other interactive dramatics with the animation. The improvement ...


6
Nicholas K Ing Simmons, Karl M Guttag, Robert J Gove, Keith Balmer: Dual mode SIMD/MIMD processor providing reuse of MIMD instruction memories as data memories when operating in SIMD mode. Texas Instruments Incorporated, Robert D Marshall Jr, James C Kesterson, Richard L Donaldson, August 24, 1993: US05239654 (275 worldwide citation)

A multi-processor system and method arranged, in one embodiment, as an image and graphics processor. The multiprocessor system includes several individual processors all having communication links to several memories. Additional instruction memories are dedicated individually as cache memories to pa ...


7
Paul T Lin, Michael B McShane: Overmolded semiconductor device having solder ball and edge lead connective structure. Motorola, James L Clingan Jr, August 24, 1993: US05239198 (270 worldwide citation)

A low cost manufacturing method is used to fabricate a small multiple chip semiconductor device (10). In one embodiment, a first pattern of conductive traces (14) is formed on one surface of a substrate (12), and a second pattern of traces (16) is formed on a second surface of the substrate (12). A ...


8
Luis A Rovira, William E Wall Jr: Method and apparatus for transmitting, receiving and communicating digital data signals with corresponding program data signals which describe the digital data signals. Scientific Atlanta, William A Marvin, Frederick W Powers III, August 24, 1993: US05239540 (254 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method is described for transmitting, receiving and communicating program data signals which are combined with digital data signals. Preferably, the present invention compresses 30 digital audio signals, multiplexes them with title, track, artist, record label, year, etc., program i ...


9
Douglas Huegel: Automatic ticket dispensing system. AIS Infonetics, Fishman Dionne & Cantor, August 24, 1993: US05239480 (241 worldwide citation)

The system includes a plurality of self-service terminals each of which includes a central processor and which services a plurality of locations at which sporting, dramatic, musical, etc. events are to be held. The central processor of each terminal is in communication with a central processor in ea ...


10
Lewis K Waldman, Peng Sheng Chen: Endocardial electrical mapping catheter. Nydegger & Associates, August 24, 1993: US05237996 (235 worldwide citation)

An endocardial mapping catheter for locating the ectopic focus of an abnormally functioning heart includes an actuator assembly and an elongated hollow support sheath which extends from the actuator assembly. A plurality of electrical probes are slidingly disposed for independent movement through th ...



Click the thumbnails below to visualize the patent trend.