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Delaney Hubert, Ruppin Adi, Hass Lior, Faigon Ofer: Distributed client-based data caching system and method. Backweb Technologies, April 12, 2000: EP0993163-A1 (88 worldwide citation)

A system and method for enabling data package distribution to be performed by a plurality of peer clients connected to each other through a network, such as a LAN (local area network). Each peer client can obtain data packages from each other or from an external server. However, each peer client pre ...


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King Peter F, Martin Jr Bruce K, Boyle Stephen S, Schwartz Bruce V, Stein Lawrence M: Mobile divices having improved operation during network unavailability. Phone Com, April 12, 2000: EP0993165-A2 (86 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to improved techniques for reducing delays faced by users of mobile devices (100) due to unavailability of wireless networks. In one technique, the mobile device can connect to a remote server through a network and has an application (102) that executes on the device. A ...


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Maeda Kazuki, Sasai Hiroyuki, Masuda Kouchi, Morikura Susumu: Radio signal transmitter in two frequency bands with and without power limitation. Matsushita Electric, April 12, 2000: EP0993124-A2 (73 worldwide citation)

A signal including an RF signal and a code division multiple access signal is transmitted so that, in relation to both of the RF signal and the code division multiple access signal, a receiving end can obtain a signal having sufficiently larger power as compared with noise and with no distortion. In ...


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Bhagwat Pravin, Han Richard Yeh Whein, La Maire Richard O, Mummert Todd William, Rubas James: Automatic image data quality adjustment to reduce response time of a web server. Ibm, April 12, 2000: EP0992922-A2 (66 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides methods, devices and systems for dynamically adjusting transcoding parameters so as to increase the benefits of transcoding. Methods of adaptation are designed to cope with the variability of network characteristics and of the size of transcoded images. The invention a ...


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Griffith Gary L: Computer access dependent on the location of the accessing terminal. Lucent Technologies, April 12, 2000: EP0992921-A2 (64 worldwide citation)

Determining the location of a wireless terminal provides access to data stored in a database of a central computer associated with that location to the wireless terminal. The user of the wireless terminal is not required to perform any activity to gain access to data associated with the location. Th ...


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Giacalone Jean Pierre, Theodorou Francis, Boyadjian Alain: Multiplier accumulator circuits. Texas Instruments, Texas Instruments France, April 12, 2000: EP0992885-A1 (60 worldwide citation)

A MAC unit, having a first binary operand X, a second binary operand Y, a third binary operand, Booth recode logic for generating a plurality of partial products from said first and second operands, a Wallace tree adder for reducing the partial products and for selectively arithmetically combining t ...


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Ganesh Jayansenan Sundara, Michels Timothy S: Network switching device with forwarding database tables populated based on use. Cit Alcatel, April 12, 2000: EP0993156-A2 (58 worldwide citation)

A switching device for forwarding network traffic to a desired destination on a network, such as a telephone or computer network. The switching device includes multiple ports and uses a lookup table containing lookup keys to determine which port to forward network traffic over. The lookup tables are ...


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Nikaido Taku, Ueda Mistutaka: Dialysis system and cleaning and priming method thereof. Nissho, April 12, 2000: EP0992255-A2 (57 worldwide citation)

A dialysis system which does not need to use a physiological saline in replenishing a solution or cleaning and priming the dialysis system, does not need a troublesome setting operation and can easily and accurately set a flow rate of a replenisher solution. The dialysis system includes a closed typ ...


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Yudasaka Ichio: Thin film forming method, display and color filter. Seiko Epson, April 12, 2000: EP0993235-A2 (56 worldwide citation)

A thin film formation method in accordance with the present invention forms banks (110) where affinity bank layers and non-affinity bank layers are alternately layered by repeating a step of forming an affinity bank layer (111 - 11n) with a material having affinity for a thin film material solution ...


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Saito Tetsuya: Inverted-f antenna with switched impedance. Nippon Electric Co, April 12, 2000: EP0993070-A1 (49 worldwide citation)

An inverted-F antenna is provided, which is capable of coping with the change of available frequency bands while keeping its compactness. This antenna is comprised of a radiating element for radiating or receiving an RF signal, a ground conductor arranged to be opposite to the radiating element with ...