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John W Smith, Belgacem Haba: Flexible lead structures and methods of making same. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, December 7, 2004: US06828668 (100 worldwide citation)

An interconnect component comprises a compliant layer having a first surface and a plurality of electrically conductive leads having first ends and extending through the compliant layer. The first ends extend generally parallel to said first surface.

Xiaofei Huang, Magnus Vejlstrup, Anupam Singhal, Pi Yu Chung, David L Rabbers, Martin Susser: Method and system for server synchronization with a computing device via a companion device. Siebel Systems, James W Soong, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor Zafman, December 7, 2004: US06829655 (922 worldwide citation)

The A method and system for server synchronization with a computing device via a companion device is disclosed. In one embodiment, the method comprises synchronizing a device and an enterprise server via a companion device, which comprises retrieving a record extraction sequence from the server; pro ...

Jeffrey S Lee, Steven S Gubka, William S Hede, Bernhard P Weisshaar, Kenneth E Wharton: Method and apparatus for saving enhanced information contained in content sent to a wireless communication device. Motorola, Brian M Mancini, December 7, 2004: US06829475 (399 worldwide citation)

An internet radio for portable applications and uses such as in an automobile enables saving enhanced information contained in content sent to a wireless communication device to be saved, and comprises the steps of transmitting content to said wireless communication device; transmitting enhanced inf ...

Joel R Meyer, Geoffrey B Rhoads: Establishing and interacting with on-line media collections using identifiers in media signals. Digimarc Corporation, Digimare Corporation, December 7, 2004: US06829368 (370 worldwide citation)

Media objects are transformed into active, connected objects via identifiers embedded into them or their containers. In the context of a user's playback experience, a decoding process extracts the identifier from a media object and possibly additional context information and forwards it to a se ...

H Jonathan Tovey, Keith Ratcliff, Kenneth E Toso, Peter W J Hinchliffe: Robotic arm DLUs for performing surgical tasks. United States Surgical Corporation, December 7, 2004: US06827712 (303 worldwide citation)

Disposable loading units (DLUs) configured for mounting to a robotic arm for performing at least one surgical task are presented. Each DLU includes an attachment platform having at least one connector for engaging at least one connector on a distal end of the robotic arm for connecting the DLU to th ...

Martin S Casden: Wireless data input to RFID reader. Soundcraft, Law Offices of Natan Epstein, December 7, 2004: US06828902 (302 worldwide citation)

A wireless data input system has one or more switches on a keypad or the like and a number of individually addressable RFID tags. Each switch operates to enable a corresponding subset of the individually addressable RFID transponder tags, such that a unique permutation of tag codes recognized by a R ...

Joyce Yue Chai, Sunil Subramanyam Govindappa, Nandakishore Kambhatla, Tetsunosuke Fujisaki, Catherine G Wolf, Dragomir Radkov Radev, Yiming Ye, Wlodek Zadrozny: System, method and program product for interactive natural dialog. International Business Machines, Louis J Percello, Law Office of Charles W Peterson Jr, December 7, 2004: US06829603 (293 worldwide citation)

This patent describes a novel system, method, and program product that are used in interactive natural language dialog. One or more presentation managers operating on a computer system present information from the computer system to one or more users over network interface(s) and accept queries from ...

Kester J Batchelor, Julian M Ebbutt: Surgical instrument. Gyrus Medical, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, December 7, 2004: US06827725 (279 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument includes an elongate hollow probe having first and second apertures (

Peder J Jungck: Apparatus and method for virtual edge placement of web sites. Cloudshield Technologies, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, December 7, 2004: US06829654 (276 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for enhancing the infrastructure of a network such as the Internet is disclosed. Multiple edge servers and edge caches are provided at the edge of the network so as to cover and monitor all points of presence. The edge servers selectively intercept domain name translation req ...

Mostafa Ronaghi: Method of DNA sequencing. Biotage, Dorsey & Whitney, December 7, 2004: US06828100 (275 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method of identifying a base at a target position in a sample nucleic acid sequence wherein a primer, which hybridizes to the sample nucleic acid immediately adjacent to the target position, is provided and the sample nucleic acid and primer are subjected to a poly ...