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Yuval Shenkal, Joseph Neustein: Lock device for use with coaxial cable connection. John R Flanagan, October 15, 1996: US05564938 (117 worldwide citation)

A lock device for use with a coaxial cable connection includes an annular inner member and a annular outer sleeve. The inner member has an end portion with threads for engaging the inner member on a male coaxial cable connector part extending from a television or other device. The outer sleeve is in ...


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Robert W DeMarco, Peter A A Dempsey, Chandan Sarkar: Flash memory device employing unused cell arrays to update files. Lucent Technologies, Lester H Birnbaum, October 15, 1996: US05566314 (117 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a circuit and method for utilizing FLASH devices as nonvolatile storage elements. Information is modified by adding a new block of data at another location in the memory rather than writing over the outdated information. An address pointer locates the latest information for each data fi ...


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Samuel A M Lucente, Peruvemba S Balasubramanian, Richard F Sapper, Nathan J Lee: Rotatable pen-based computer with automatically reorienting display. International Business Machines Corporation, Calfee Halter & Griswold, October 15, 1996: US05566098 (116 worldwide citation)

A pen-based computer including a housing and a flat display integral therewith. The flat display can display an image corresponding to text, data and graphic information in several orientations. A plurality of switches enables the user to select an orientation for the image relative to the orientati ...


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Stanley K Honey, Richard H Cavallaro, David B Hill, Fred J Heinzmann, Alan C Phillips, Harold Guthart, Alan A Burns, Charles L Rino, Philip C Evans: Electromagnetic transmitting hockey puck. Fox Sports Productions, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, October 15, 1996: US05564698 (115 worldwide citation)

A hockey puck with an electromagnetic transmitter. The electromagnetic transmitter could include an infrared transmitter, ultraviolet transmitter, radar repeater, RF transmitter or other device for transmitting electromagnetic waves outside of the visible spectrum. The electromagnetic transmitter is ...


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Donald H Steinbrecher: Communication system. Steinbrecher Corporation, Fish & Richardson P C, October 15, 1996: US05566173 (115 worldwide citation)

A communication system having a communication network, such network having a plurality of communication paths interconnected at various nodes of the network. A plurality of subscriber units is adapted to exchange information through the network. A computer is provided having a processor and a memory ...


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Paul W Dent: TDMA/FDMA/CDMA hybrid radio access methods. Ericsson GE Mobile Communications, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis L, October 15, 1996: US05566168 (114 worldwide citation)

A radio access method for facilitating communication between at least one first station and a plurality of second stations is disclosed. First, each signal intended for transmission is buffered at a first station. The signals are then divided into equal length segments. The signal segments intended ...


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Richard P Sehr: Computerized theme park information management system utilizing partitioned smart cards and biometric verification. October 15, 1996: US05566327 (114 worldwide citation)

A computerized theme park information system that encompasses the operational premises of that theme park and its visiting guest population so as to automatically process and issue a multi-service guest card, control and monitor admission, perform value-added manipulation of the guest card's content ...


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Jed Margolin: Pilot aid using a synthetic environment. Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, October 15, 1996: US05566073 (113 worldwide citation)

A pilot aid using synthetic reality consists of a way to determine the aircraft's position and attitude such as by the global positioning system (GPS), a digital data base containing three-dimensional polygon data for terrain and manmade structures, a computer, and a display. The computer uses the a ...


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Brian C Froehler, Chris A Buhr: Nucleoside hydrogen phosphonodithioate diesters and activated phosphonodithioate analogues. Gilead Sciences, Mark L Bosse, October 15, 1996: US05565555 (113 worldwide citation)

Novel hydrogen-phosphonodithioate compositions are provided which are particularly useful for forming internucleotide and internucleoside linkages in oligonucleosides or oligonucleotides, The oligonucleotides and analogs thereof made by using the hydrogen-phosphonodithioate compositions may be thera ...


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George L Barber, Curtis P Taylor: Foldable shipping container. Hoover Group, Harness Dickey & Pierce, October 15, 1996: US05564599 (112 worldwide citation)

A foldable shipping container capable of being shipped in either a folded or erected condition. The container includes an outer container and an inner tank. The outer container is foldable upon itself so that all portions of the outer container are generally confined within the perimeter of the its ...