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Young Kim, Belgacem Haba, Vernon Solberg: Stacked microelectronic assembly and method therefor. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, May 1, 2001: US06225688 (248 worldwide citation)

A stacked microelectronic assembly and its resulting structure includes a flexible substrate having a plurality of attachment sites, test contacts and conductive terminals, and including a wiring layer with leads extending to the attachment sites. The assembly includes a plurality of microelectronic ...


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Edgar Downs, George Gregory Gruse, Marco M Hurtado, Christopher T Lehman, Kenneth Louis Milsted, Jeffrey B Lotspiech: Electronic content delivery system. International Business Machines Corporation, Steven J Meyers, Steven J Soucar, Fleit Kain Gibbons Gutman & Bongini P L, May 1, 2001: US06226618 (1401 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a method and apparatus of securely providing data to a user's system. The data is encrypted so as to only be decryptable by a data decrypting key, the data decrypting key being encrypted using a first public key, and the encrypted data being accessible to the user's system, th ...


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Jason Mayeroff: Multi-spin rotating wheel bonus for video slot machine. Battle Born Gaming, John Edward Roethel, May 1, 2001: US06224483 (826 worldwide citation)

A slot machine is configured to have a main game comprising a multi-reel payline mechanical reel or video reel slot arrangement with at least five reels and five or more paylines and a secondary event game comprising a rotating wheel bonus game. Whenever the player achieves a combination of symbols ...


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Nicholas Luke Bennett: Slot machine game-progressive jackpot with decrementing jackpot. Aristocrat Technologies Australia, Roseman & Colin, May 1, 2001: US06224482 (695 worldwide citation)

A random prize awarding system associated with a gaming console is provided in which the gaming console is arranged to play a first game or a second game, the first game being a standard game normally offered on the console and the second game being a jackpot game offered for play when the player ha ...


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Qi Bin Bao, Hansen A Yuan: Implantable tissue repair device. Advanced Bio Surfaces, Fredrikon & Byron P A, May 1, 2001: US06224630 (532 worldwide citation)

A surgical device and related method and kit for use in sealing a biological aperture in situ. In one embodiment, the device is provided in the form of an expandable, porous material such as poly(vinyl alcohol).


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Yoichi Okuda, Koichi Ozaki, Takashi Yamaguchi, Keiichi Yoshida, Junichi Sasa: Progressive gaming system. Konami, Jordan and Hamburg, May 1, 2001: US06224484 (514 worldwide citation)

A progressive gaming system comprises a plurality of gaming machines, each of which is constructed to perform a predetermined main game in response to an operation of a player and gives a prize to the player when a winning combination is formed in the main game; and a progressive unit for counting a ...


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Arthur A Schein, Paul Aron, Dan A Demeter, Faraz Ataie, Frank Bamberger, John McGlynn, Florence Musalo, Margot Paul, John Poplizio, Lucila, Michael Tsien, Michael Yorke: Global financial services integration system and process. Citibank N A, George T Marcou, Kilpatrick Stockton, May 1, 2001: US06226623 (453 worldwide citation)

A global standard messaging system and process for allowing customers to access a full range of global financial services using a variety of access points. The system includes a global communications network that integrates customer information and makes the information accessible from remote locati ...


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Gary K Michelson: Instrumentation and method for creating an intervertebral space for receiving an implant. Martin & Ferraro, May 1, 2001: US06224607 (439 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument set for use in spinal surgery for forming a substantially quadrilateral space in the spine for implanting a spinal implant at least in part into and at least in part across a disc space between adjacent vertebral bodies and methods of use are disclosed. The instrument set inclu ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch: Database driven online distributed tournament system. Walker Digital, Dean Alderucci, Joseph F Haag, May 1, 2001: US06224486 (397 worldwide citation)

A method and a system for a distributed electronic tournament system in which many remotely located players participate in a tournament through input/output devices connected to a central controller which manages the tournament. The method includes the steps of (a) uniquely identifying a player comm ...