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Donald E Beeler Jr: Real time backup system. Network Specialists, Chadbourne & Parke, October 26, 1999: US05974563 (712 worldwide citation)

In a computer network system, a user-defined file modification request is communicated to a primary server, which communicates the request to a secondary server. The file modification request is saved in a non-volatile storage media associated with the primary server, and the file modification reque ...


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Adam Heller, Mark S Vreeke: Electrochemical analyte sensors using thermostable peroxidase. E Heller & Company, Merchant Gould Smith Edell Welter & Schmidt P A, October 26, 1999: US05972199 (698 worldwide citation)

A sensor for the detection and measurement of an analyte in a biofluid. The sensor includes two enzymes. One type of sensor measures the concentration of hydrogen peroxide using a thermostable peroxidase enzyme that is immobilized in a redox hydrogel to form a sensing layer on a working electrode. T ...


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Brian John Cragun, Paul Reuben Day: Dynamic regulation of television viewing content based on viewer profile and viewing history. International Business Machines Corporation, Andrew J Dillon, October 26, 1999: US05973683 (635 worldwide citation)

A user friendly method for regulating the media environment of a television viewer by controlling content displayed on the television. The method controls content in response to a viewer's profile, accumulated viewing time and at least one content classification source. A viewer's profile is provide ...


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Seizaburou Arita, Masaya Yoneda, Tadashi Iokibe: System and method for predicting blood glucose level. October 26, 1999: US05971922 (633 worldwide citation)

A system for predicting a blood glucose level is comprised of a time series measurement data storing section for storing blood glucose level measured data in a blood glucose time series file to treat the data as time series data. A dynamics estimating section estimates a dynamics which most preferab ...


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Charlie David Chase Jr: Automatic data synchronization between a handheld and a host computer using pseudo cache including tags and logical data elements. Compaq Computer Corporation, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, October 26, 1999: US05974238 (620 worldwide citation)

An apparatus is disclosed for performing dynamic synchronization between data stored in a handheld computer and a host computer, each having a plurality of data sets including at least one common data set, each computer having a copy of the common data set. The handheld computer has a processor, a c ...


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Tad Decatur Simons, Michael Greenstein, Dominique Freeman, Leslie Anne Leonard, David A King, Paul Lum: Integrated system and method for sampling blood and analysis. Hewlett Packard Company, October 26, 1999: US05971941 (595 worldwide citation)

A blood sampling apparatus for sampling blood from the skin of a patient for analysis. The apparatus includes a cartridge and a housing with a driver. The cartridge has a cartridge case, lancet, and a compartment associated with the cartridge case for receiving blood. The lancet is housed in the car ...


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Michael W Anderson, David Hargreaves, Susan M Hoellig, Drew S Johnson, Blaine D Mischel: Method and system for gathering and analyzing consumer purchasing information based on product and consumer clustering relationships. Moore Business Forms, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, October 26, 1999: US05974396 (588 worldwide citation)

A method and system for gathering and analyzing customer and purchasing information permits a retailer or retail chain to process transactional information involving large numbers of consumers and consumer products. Product information is gathered that uniquely identifies a specific product by type ...


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Bruce Lowell Hanson, Kenneth Mervin Huber: Method and apparatus enabling valuation of user access of advertising carried by interactive information and entertainment services. AT&T, October 26, 1999: US05974398 (558 worldwide citation)

Interactive information and entertainment service customers see advertisers' bids for their attention which are displayed on their display screens and choose which advertisements to view. For each advertisement viewed, the advertisers' bid amount would pay for a portion of the user's service or usag ...


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Michael D Lesh: Tissue ablation device and method of use. The Regents of the University of California, James C Peacock III, John P O Banion, October 26, 1999: US05971983 (483 worldwide citation)

A tissue ablation device creates long linear lesions along a body space wall of an animal, and primarily between adjacent pulmonary vein ostia in a left atrial wall. An ablation element includes first and second ends that are bordered by first and second anchors. The anchors are adapted to secure th ...


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Gilad Golan: Security monitor. Soliton, Darby & Darby, October 26, 1999: US05974549 (464 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a method of creating a secure sandbox within which a plurality of downloaded software components can execute in a secure manner. The software components can be of any type, e.g., Java, ActiveX, Netscape plugin, etc. The invention implements a security monitor that is injecte ...