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Runhai Lu
Jeffrey R Bury, Jesse Osborne, Thomas M Vickers Jr, Ken Sroka, Runhai Lu, Lan Huang, Heath Brown: Cementitious dry cast mixture. MBT Holding, Renner Kenner Greive Bobak Taylor & Weber, July 31, 2001: US06267814 (21 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to cementitious dry cast mixtures for forming cementitious articles, particularly a cementitious dry cast mixture containing a dispersant, wherein said dispersant is a derivatized polycarboxylate dispersant which is a polymer comprising units derived from at least a ...


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Darren J Davis, Matthew Derer, Johann Garcia, Larry Greco, Tod E Kurt, Thomas Kwong, Jonathan C Lee, Ka Luk Lee, Preston Pfarner, Steve Skovran: System and method for influencing a position on a search result list generated by a computer network search engine. GoTo com, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, July 31, 2001: US06269361 (970 worldwide citation)

A system and method for enabling information providers using a computer network such as the Internet to influence a position for a search listing within a search result list generated by an Internet search engine. The system and method of the present invention provides a database having accounts for ...


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Brian D Robertson: Networked personal contact manager. Amazon Com Holdings, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, July 31, 2001: US06269369 (864 worldwide citation)

A network-computer-based personal contact manager system is disclosed wherein users of networked clients maintain and update a set of user information which is stored in a relational database on a networked server. The personal contact manager system allows each user to specify on an individual basi ...


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Scott R Dunham: Virtual storage and block level direct access of secondary storage for recovery of backup data. EMC Corporation, Howrey Simon Arnold & White, July 31, 2001: US06269431 (817 worldwide citation)

A data storage system has a primary data storage subsystem including primary data storage and a secondary data storage subsystem including secondary data storage. The secondary data storage contains backup versions of data stored in the primary data storage. To permit a host processor to access a sp ...


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David Ladd, Gregory Johnson: Voice browser for interactive services and methods thereof. Motorola, James E Gauger, July 31, 2001: US06269336 (553 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a markup language to provide interactive services. A markup language document in accordance with the present invention includes a dialog element including a plurality of markup language elements. Each of the plurality of markup language elements is identifiable by at ...


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Thomas Patrick Ryan: Apparatus and method for sealing and cutting tissue. Sherwood Services, July 31, 2001: US06267761 (453 worldwide citation)

An axial elongate bipolar tissue sealer and method of use by a surgeon for electrosurgery on tissue has a handle. A tube may move axially relative to a chassis on the handle. The effector provides bipolar electrosurgery. A member extending from the distal end is opposite the patient end of the tube. ...


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Robert A Luciano Jr, Anthony J Baerlocher, Chris T Brune, Jason Mayeroff: Hybrid gaming apparatus and method. International Game Technology, George H Gerstman, Seyfarth Shaw, July 31, 2001: US06267669 (415 worldwide citation)

A gaming device and method for a hybrid game including a coordination/dexterity portion and/or traditional game portion is provided. Preferably, both a coordination/dexterity game and a traditional game are part of a single hybrid game, both of which portions are played using a single display device ...


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John D Affinito: Environmental barrier material for organic light emitting device and method of making. Battelle Memorial Institute, Killworth Gottman Hagan & Schaeff L, July 31, 2001: US06268695 (404 worldwide citation)

The present invention is an environmental barrier for an OLED. The environmental barrier has a foundation and a cover. Both the foundation and the cover have a top of three layers of (a) a first polymer layer, (b) a ceramic layer, and (c) a second polymer layer. The foundation and/or the cover may h ...


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Jay S Walker, Sanjay K Jindal, James A Jorasch: Method and apparatus for funds and credit line transfers. Walker Digital, Dean P Alderucci, July 31, 2001: US06267292 (391 worldwide citation)

A financial tender transfer system allows a transferor to transfer credit or make payment to a transferee by debiting the credit card of the transferor and crediting the credit card of the transferee. The financial tender transfer system gives the transferee immediate access to the transferred money ...