Kaufman Steven B: Wireless remote synchronization of data between pc & pda. Lucent Technologies, May 19, 1999: EP0917077-A2 (142 worldwide citation)

The present invention utilizes wireless communication paths between a PC (600) and a Personal Digital Assistant (PDA) (602) to synchronize data files between the PC and the PDA. Example wireless communication paths include a one; way paging network, a two-way paging network (152), a Cellular Digital ...

Paltenghe Cris T, Takata Melvin Michio, Mamdani Alnoor Bahdur, Huddleston Gregory Lee: Distributed network based electronic wallet. Citicorp Dev Center, May 19, 1999: EP0917119-A2 (111 worldwide citation)

A system, in which information is the primary asset and in which investments may be made in information, includes multiple data stores for storing different types of a user's information. The safe, secure and properly authorized transfer of information while preserving individual privacy is provided ...


Ling Robin Sydney Mackwood Pro, Gie Graham Allan, Timperley Andrew John, Howie Donald William Prof, Nawana Namal Sasrika, Storer John Andrew: Device to pressurise cement when implanting an acetabular cup. Benoist Girard & Cie, May 19, 1999: EP0916324-A2 (96 worldwide citation)

A device for use with an acetabular socket prosthesis (5) which has an outer rim (6) of predetermined size, comprising an outwardly extending removable location and/or sealing element (1,2) adapted to surround the outer rim (6) of said cup (5) with which it is to be used during implantation thereof.

Kimura Mutsumi, Itoh Tomoyuki: Current-driven emissive display device and method for manufacturing the same. Seiko Epson, May 19, 1999: EP0917127-A1 (86 worldwide citation)

An organic EL device driven by thin-film transistors is disclosed, wherein for suppressing the deterioration with time of thin-film transistors, at least one of the thin-film transistors, or a second thin-film transistor is formed of a p-channel type thin-film transistor. The p-channel type thin-fil ...

Smith Gary Thomas, O& 039, Bryan David Patrick, Dyke Bingham Hood Jr Van, Campanelli Michael John: Puck for a sample tube. Bayer, May 19, 1999: EP0916406-A2 (79 worldwide citation)

The puck for a sample tube includes a housing, a spring device and an end cap. The spring device has an annular base portion and angularly spaced spring arms that extend upwardly from the base portion and then bend downwardly toward the base portion. The end cap includes a hub portion around which t ...

Szucs Paul, Veltman Markus, Buchner Peter: Distribution of mpeg-2 transport streams on the ieee 1394-based home network. Sony Int Europ, May 19, 1999: EP0917355-A1 (78 worldwide citation)

Many types of consumer equipment will be connected to each other digitally in the home network, using e.g. the IEEE 1394 serial bus. Protocols and content data formates have already been fixed for the connection of digital video-conference cameras to the PC, and for DVC equipment for example digital ...

Chuah Mooi Choo, Rai Girish: Optimum routing system. Lucent Technologies, May 19, 1999: EP0917320-A2 (68 worldwide citation)

A wireless data network (30) includes a wireless packet switched data network (34) for end users (32) that divides mobility management into local, micro, macro and global connection handover categories and minimizes handoff updates according to the handover category. The network integrates MAC hando ...

Siess Torsten Dipl Ing, Reul Helmut Prof Dr, Hutzenlaub Jens, Rau Guenter Prof Dr, Brown Peter: Improved cannula device. Impella Cardiotech, May 19, 1999: EP0916359-A1 (59 worldwide citation)

A cannula for use as for example on the inflow end of an implantable intravascular heart pump. The stiffness of the cannula is differentiated along its length, wherein its proximal end is stiffer than its distal end, while a substantially constant wall thickness is maintained along its entire length ...

Chuah Mooi Choo: Method for conflict resolution in a multiple acess system for communications networks. Lucent Technologies, May 19, 1999: EP0917317-A1 (57 worldwide citation)

In a method for conflict resolution among remote hosts in a wireless network where remotes make bandwidth requests to the base station via uplink frames partitioned into one or more reservation minislots, a collision occurs where two or more remotes have transmitted a request in the same minislot. E ...