Geoffrey B Rhoads, Ammon E Gustafson: Watermark embedder and reader. Digimarc Corporation, Joel R Meyer, Digimarc Corporation, September 2, 2003: US06614914 (705 worldwide citation)

A watermark system includes an embedder, detector, and reader. The watermark embedder encodes a watermark signal in a host signal to create a combined signal. The detector looks for the watermark signal in a potentially corrupted version of the combined signal, and computes its orientation. Finally, ...

Isaac K Elliott, Steven P Higgins, Andrew John Dugan, Jon Peterson, Robert L Hernandez, Rick D Steele, Bruce W Baker, Rich Terpstra, Jonathan S Mitchell, Jin Gen Wang, Harold Stearns, Eric Zimmerer, Ray Waibel, Kraig Owen, Shawn M Lewis: Voice over data telecommunications network architecture. Level 3 Communications, Merchant & Gould P C, September 2, 2003: US06614781 (677 worldwide citation)

The present invention describes a system and method for communicating voice and data over a packet-switched network that is adapted to coexist and communicate with a legacy PSTN. The system permits packet switching of voice calls and data calls through a data network from and to any of a LEC, a cust ...

Michel K Bowman Amuah: Efficient server side data retrieval for execution of client side applications. Accenture, Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, September 2, 2003: US06615253 (668 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and article of manufacture are provided for efficiently retrieving data. A total amount of data required for an application executed by a client is determined. In a single call, the total amount of data from a server is requested over a network. All of the data is bundled into a da ...

Michael F Guheen, James D Mitchell, James J Barrese: Prioritizing components of a network framework required for implementation of technology. Accenture, Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, September 2, 2003: US06615166 (480 worldwide citation)

A system and method are provided for prioritizing components of an existing network framework. First, a plurality of components required for implementation of a predetermined technology using an existing network framework are provided. Next, a priority listing of the components is complied such that ...

Ian M Bennett, Bandi Ramesh Babu, Kishor Morkhandikar, Pallaki Gururaj: Intelligent query engine for processing voice based queries. Phoenix Solutions, J Nicholas Gross, September 2, 2003: US06615172 (466 worldwide citation)

An intelligent query system for processing voiced-based queries is disclosed. This distributed client-server system, typically implemented on an intranet or over the Internet accepts a user's queries at his/her computer, PDA or workstation using a speech input interface. After converting the us ...

Jon Maimon, Patrick Klersy: Method for making small pore for use in programmable resistance memory element. Ovonyx, Philip H Schlazer, Marvin S Siskind, September 2, 2003: US06613604 (409 worldwide citation)

A method for making a small pore. The defined pore is useful for the fabrication of programmable resistance memory elements. The programmable resistance memory material may be a chalcogenide.

B Reilly Barry, Mark A Chodoronek, Eric DeRose, Mark N Gonzales, Angela R James, Lynne Levy, Michael Tusa: Integrated customer interface for web based data management. Worldcom, September 2, 2003: US06615258 (379 worldwide citation)

An integrated data management system for providing data management services from an enterprise over the Internet is described. A user interface executable in a customer workstation authenticate the customer's access to the system and presents one or more data management services according a cus ...

Robert A Kerr II: System and method for collecting and transmitting medical data. Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe, September 2, 2003: US06612984 (370 worldwide citation)

A system and method for collecting and transmitting medical and health-related data over a network are disclosed. A measuring device measures a user's physiological attribute and produces a first signal related thereto, which an integration system coupled to the measuring device receives and co ...

Marlin Mickle, Dimitry Gorodetsky, Leonid Mats, Lorenz Neureuter, Minhong Mi, Carl Taylor, Chad Emahizer: Apparatus for energizing a remote station and related method. University of Pittsburgh of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education, Arnold B Silverman, Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott, September 2, 2003: US06615074 (356 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for remote interaction with an object of interest includes a remote station for obtaining information from the object of interest, a base station for transmitting energy in space to and communicating with the remote station and the remote station having conversion means for energizing the ...