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Edgar W Aust, Daozheng Lu: Audience measurement system incorporating a mobile handset. Nielsen Media Research, Katten Muchin Zavis, October 15, 2002: US06467089 (146 worldwide citation)

An audience measurement system for a receiver comprises monitoring equipment, such as a decoder, ON/OFF detector and transmitter, coupled to the receiver. The decoder reads program codes embedded in a program received by the receiver. The system also comprises a base unit and a mobile unit, such as ...


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Terrance W Oliver: Intelligent casino chip system and method for use thereof. Mikohn Gaming Corporation, Dorr Carson Sloan & Birney P C, October 15, 2002: US06464584 (145 worldwide citation)

An intelligent casino chip system. At least one gaming table is provided with at least one discrete player area. Two classes of intermingled gaming chips are accepted in the discrete betting area. Each gaming chip of the first class has a first transponder containing at least value information. Each ...


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Srinivas Nemani, Li Qun Xia, Ellie Yieh: Dual frequency plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition of silicon carbide layers. Applied Materials, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, October 15, 2002: US06465366 (142 worldwide citation)

A method for forming a silicon carbide layer for use in integrated circuit fabrication is disclosed. The silicon carbide layer is formed by reacting a gas mixture comprising a silicon source, a carbon source, and an inert gas in the presence of an electric field. The electric field is generated usin ...


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Billy W Crue Jr, Renuka Apparao, Zhupei Shi, Ken Young, Mark Seymour: Magnetic read/write device with insulated coil layer recessed into pole. Read Rite Corporation, Carr & Ferrell, October 15, 2002: US06466404 (141 worldwide citation)

A write element for recording data on a magnetic medium includes a first pole and a second pole separated by a non-magnetic, electrically insulating write gap layer. In addition, a coil layer is recessed into the first pole and is electrically insulated from the first pole by a coil insulation layer ...


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Jan Van Ee: Hand-held with auto-zoom for graphical display of Web page. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Jeroen Heuvelman, October 15, 2002: US06466203 (141 worldwide citation)

A mobile phone has a display with a touch screen. The device has a browser and is capable of retrieving a Web page from the Internet. The page is first displayed in its entirety. The user can recognize the page's general lay-out and presence of hyperlinks. When the user touches a particular loc ...


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Leon L Lumelsky, Nelson R Manohar: System and method for capacity shaping in an internet environment. International Business Machines Corporation, Douglas W Cameron, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, October 15, 2002: US06466980 (139 worldwide citation)

A system and method for dynamically shaping available capacity of multi-media objects based on aggregated demand across distributed media/world-wide-web servers. Demand statistics (e.g., volume and density) for a given web object are used to characterize aggregated behavior with respect to request a ...


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Pawan Goyal, Gisli Hjalmtysson: Method and apparatus for providing quality of service using the internet protocol. AT&T, October 15, 2002: US06466985 (138 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for communicating information in a network is described. A packet for the information is generated at a first network device. The first network device assigns a flow label to the packet. The flow label indicates that the packet is part of a particular sequence of packets. The ...


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Anthony L Alles, Arthur Lin, Shyam Prasad Pillalamarri, Kent Huntley Headrick, Thomas Daly, David Mullenex: System and method for providing desired service policies to subscribers accessing the internet. Nortel Networks, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, October 15, 2002: US06466976 (137 worldwide citation)

An internet service node (ISN) enabling the provision of desired service policies to each subscriber. The desired service policies for each subscriber are provided as an input. The desired service policies are translated into processing rules. Each processing rule contains a classifier and associate ...


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Peter Forsell: Obtech Medical, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, October 15, 2002: US06464628 (136 worldwide citation)

An anal incontinence treatment apparatus includes an adjustable restriction device implanted in a patient, who suffers from anal incontinence. The device engages a portion of the colon or rectum of the patient to restrict the fecal passageway. An adjustment device mechanically adjusts the restrictio ...


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Jianmin Shi, Ching W Tang, Kevin P Klubek: Electroluminescent device with anthracene derivatives hole transport layer. Eastman Kodak Company, Raymond L Owens, October 15, 2002: US06465115 (136 worldwide citation)

An organic multilayer electroluminescent device including an anode and cathode, and including therebetween a hole transport layer; and an electron transport layer disposed in operative relationship with the hole transport layer; wherein the hole transport layer includes an organic compound having th ...



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