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David C Contois: Computer control system and user interface for media playing devices. Michael W Starkweather, Valerie L Starkweather, January 26, 1999: US05864868 (454 worldwide citation)

A computer system and method for controlling a media playing device. The system provides a user interface for allowing a user access to media pieces stored in a media database. The interface is also for controlling a media playing device, like a player piano or movie playing video device, that is co ...


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Marcus Besson, Gotthart Von Czettriz, Ralph Bax: Wireless medical diagnosis and monitoring equipment. Collard & Roe P C, January 26, 1999: US05862803 (436 worldwide citation)

A medical diagnosis and monitoring equipment has wireless electrodes, which are attached to the surface of the skin of the patient. The electrodes comprise a digital transmitting and receiving unit with antenna and microsensors. The electrodes can be used, among other things, for detecting EEG- and ...


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Marc Richelsoph: Spinal implant fixation assembly. Spinal Innovations, Kohn & Associates, January 26, 1999: US05863293 (397 worldwide citation)

A spinal implant fixation assembly includes a bone fixation member, such as a screw or hook for fixation to a bone. A rod receiving seat is operatively connected to the bone fixation element for seating a portion of a rod therein. A locking mechanism, in the form of a nut and locking ring engage the ...


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David Armetta, David Tempest: Data processing method of configuring and monitoring a satellite spending card linked to a host credit card. Cohen Pontani Lieberman & Pavane, January 26, 1999: US05864830 (384 worldwide citation)

A data-processing method by which one or more prepaid satellite spending cards are configured and linked to a cardholder's host credit card or card account such that a predetermined available spending capacity of each satellite card is selectively determined by the cardholder of the host credit card ...


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Peter David Southgate, Zygmunt Marian Andrevski, William Ronald Roach, Peter John Zanzucchi: Parallel reaction cassette and associated devices. Sarnoff Corporation, William J Burke, January 26, 1999: US05863502 (378 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a parallel reaction device for conducting reactions therein comprising one or more reaction flow-ways, each such reaction flow-way comprising one or more chambers connected serially by fluid exchange channels, additional fluid exchange channels connecting such reaction channel ...


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Eduard Kitain, Isaak Karaev, John J Mahoney, Mary Ellen McCarthy, James M Tousignant, George Baird, Paul Blazek: Information delivery system and method including on-line entitlements. Multex Systems, Kenyon & Kenyon, January 26, 1999: US05864871 (367 worldwide citation)

An integrated computer-implemented corporate information delivery system. A database stores research reports produced by and received electronically from brokerage firms. The database also stores corporate information about a number of corporations. Each item of corporate information is produced by ...


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William E Boebert, Clyde O Rogers, Glenn Andreas, Scott W Hammond, Mark P Gooderum: System for providing secure internetwork by connecting type enforcing secure computers to external network for limiting access to data based on user and process access rights. Secure Computing Corporartion, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, January 26, 1999: US05864683 (360 worldwide citation)

A system and method for the secure transfer of data between a workstation connected to a private network and a remote computer connected to an unsecured network. A secure computer is inserted into the private network to serve as the gateway to the unsecured network and a client subsystem is added to ...


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Gutman Levitan: Integrated virtual telecommunication system for E-commerce. Virtel Corporation, Ilya Zborovsky, January 26, 1999: US05864823 (342 worldwide citation)

A system for distribution of advertisements to interested recipients only via one-way nonaddressable television media and for transmission of orders from recipients to advertisers via two-way addressable Internet media. A system for electronic delivery of newspapers, magazines, books, music, video a ...


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Randal Lee Guck: Method for storing/retrieving files of various formats in an object database using a virtual multimedia file system. Unisys, J Ronald Richebourg, Steven R Petersen, Mark T Starr, January 26, 1999: US05864870 (299 worldwide citation)

A method is provided in a server for storing and retrieving files of various formats in an object database coupled to a network including a multiplicity of clients also coupled to the network. The server includes a storage device for storing objects of the database. The method begins by determining ...


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Todd W Pastrick, Linda K Molenkamp, Roger L Koops: Remote-actuated exterior vehicle security light. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, January 26, 1999: US05863116 (298 worldwide citation)

An exterior vehicle mirror system having a reflective element and a housing for the reflective element includes a turn signal having a lens incorporated in the housing. A portion of the lens faces rearward of the vehicle and the lens further wraps around the outward side of the housing and functions ...



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