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Katherina Babich
Marie Angelopoulos, Edward D Babich, Inna V Babich, Katherina E Babich, James J Bucchignano, Karen E Petrillo, Steven A Rishton: Forming a pattern of a negative photoresist. International Business Machines Corporation, Daniel P Morris, Pollock Vande Sande & Amernick, June 26, 2001: US06251569 (9 worldwide citation)

A new group of non-chemically amplified negative tone water/aqueous base developable (photo) resists based on redistribution of carbon-oxygen bonds in pendant ester groups of the polymers has been found.


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David T Green, Keith Ratcliff, Keith Milliman, Henry R Sienkiewicz, Mitchell J Palmer, Graham W Bryan: Surgical stapling apparatus. United States Surgical Corporation, June 26, 2001: US06250532 (717 worldwide citation)

An endoscopic surgical apparatus is provided for placing lateral lines of surgical fasteners into body tissue. The apparatus includes a frame portion, an elongated portion extending from the frame portion, and an articulating fastener applying assembly associated with a distal end of the elongated p ...


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Karl L Ginter, Victor H Shear, Francis J Spahn, David M Van Wie: Systems and methods for the secure transaction management and electronic rights protection. InterTrust Technologies Corporation, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, June 26, 2001: US06253193 (700 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides systems and methods for secure transaction management and electronic rights protection. Electronic appliances such as computers equipped in accordance with the present invention help to ensure that information is accessed and used only in authorized ways, and maintain ...


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Nicholas Luke Bennett: Slot machine game with randomly designated special symbols. Aristocrat Technologies Australia, Rosenman & Colin, June 26, 2001: US06251013 (557 worldwide citation)

A gaming machine having a display and game control, the game control being arranged to play a game wherein a plurality of symbols are randomly selected from a predetermined set of symbols and displayed in rows on the display and if a winning combination of symbols results, the machine pays a prize. ...


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Kenneth W O&apos Flaherty, Richard G Stellwagen Jr, Todd A Walter, Reid M Watts, David A Ramsey, Adriaan W Veldhuisen, Renda K Ozden: Privacy-enhanced database. NCR Corporation, Gates & Cooper, June 26, 2001: US06253203 (439 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus, article of manufacture, and a memory structure for storing and retrieving data in a database implementing privacy control is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a data storage device, storing a database table comprising a plurality of data columns an at least one data control col ...


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Steven M Hoffberg: Mobile communication device. Milde Hoffberg & Macklin, June 26, 2001: US06252544 (423 worldwide citation)

A mobile communications device comprising a location sensing system, producing a location output; a memory, storing a set of locations and associated events; a telecommunications device, communicating event and location information between a remote system and said memory; and a processor, processing ...


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Anthony L Witek, Elaine B Cristiani, Patrick C Helbach, Stanley J Wang: Automated interactive classified ad system for the internet. Thomson Newspapers, Paul C Scifo, June 26, 2001: US06253188 (409 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing classified ads over the Internet. The system includes a plurality of regional newspaper World Wide Web servers, and associated newspaper classified ad generators; a central classified ad information collection and distribution facility, and a central World Wide Web ...


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Adam Heller, Chaim Yarnitzky: Potentiometric sensors for analytic determination. TheraSense, Merchant & Gould P C, June 26, 2001: US06251260 (398 worldwide citation)

A potentiometric electrode and method for the determination of an analyte in a sample by linearly correlating potential at the electrode with the concentration of the analyte in the sample.


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Jonathan D Albert, Barrett Comiskey: Tiled displays. E Ink Corporation, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, June 26, 2001: US06252564 (378 worldwide citation)

A process for creating an electronically addressable display includes multiple printing operations, similar to a multi-color process in conventional screen printing. In some of the process steps, electrically non-active inks are printed onto areas of the receiving substrate, and in other steps, elec ...


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Niall R Lynam: Rain sensor mount for use in a vehicle. Donnelly Corporation, Van Dyke Gardner Linn & Burkhart, June 26, 2001: US06250148 (359 worldwide citation)

A mount for mounting a rain sensor includes a housing having an access opening on first side and a port on second side for positioning adjacent an inner surface of the vehicle windshield. The second side is adapted for mounting to a vehicle windshield, for example by a layer of adhesive which is int ...



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