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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 (148 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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Michel Maillard, Christian Benardeau: Smartcard for use with a receiver of encrypted broadcast signals, and receiver. Sterne Kessler Goldstein & Fox P L L C, October 15, 2002: US06466671 (146 worldwide citation)

A smartcard for use with a receiver of encrypted broadcast signals comprises a microprocessor for enabling or controlling decryption of said signals. A memory is coupled to the microprocessor. The microprocessor is adapted to enable or control the individual decryption of a plurality of such signals ...


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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 (144 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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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 (143 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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Jan Van Ee: Hand-held with auto-zoom for graphical display of Web page. Koninklijke Philips Electronics, Jeroen Heuvelman, October 15, 2002: US06466203 (143 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 (141 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 (139 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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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 (139 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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Peter Forsell: Obtech Medical, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, October 15, 2002: US06464628 (138 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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Sarit Mukherjee, Ibrahim Kamel, Prasant Mohapatra: Multimedia file systems using file managers located on clients for managing network attached storage devices. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Harness Dickey & Pierce, October 15, 2002: US06466978 (138 worldwide citation)

A multi-media file system for conmmunicating information between a multi-media client and a network storage device over a network. The file system includes a cluster that comprises one cluster manager and at least one file manager with each network storage device. The cluster manager is located on a ...



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