Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Richard E Perego, David Nguyen, Billy W Garrett Jr, Ely Tsern, Craig E Hampel, Wai Yeung Yip: Multiple channel modules and bus systems using same. Rambus, Hunton & Williams, May 24, 2005: US06898085 (37 worldwide citation)

Various module structures are disclosed which may be used to implement modules having 1 to N channels. Bus systems may be formed by the interconnection of such modules.

Klaus Hafemann
Klaus Hafemann: Hot air hair styling device attachment. Wik Far East, Margaret Polson, Patent Law Offices of Rick Martin P C, May 24, 2005: US06895975 (24 worldwide citation)

An integrated hot air hair styling device with a hair care segment or a hair care segment attachable to a hair dryer is disclosed. The hair care segment has the following sections: Two articulated arms having substantially complementary facing surfaces forming a first hair styling gap. A flow channe ...

Randy Ekl
Randy L Ekl, Ron Rotstein: Method for acknowledging messages in a communication system. Motorola, Terri S Hughes, Indira Saladi, May 24, 2005: US06898414 (7 worldwide citation)

At a first device (102 or 104), a message is received and processed. If the message is processed during a first time period, the first device transmits an acknowledgement message during a second time period; otherwise the first device transmits the acknowledgment message during a third time period. ...

Ammar Al Ali, Mohamed K Diab, Massi E Kiani, Robert James Kopotic, David Tobler: Stereo pulse oximeter. Masimo Corporation, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 24, 2005: US06898452 (477 worldwide citation)

An improved pulse oximeter provides for simultaneous, noninvasive oxygen status and photoplethysmograph measurements at both single and multiple sites. In particular, this multiple-site, multiple-parameter pulse oximeter, or “stereo pulse oximeter” simultaneously measures both arterial and venous ox ...

Michael D Ellis, Thomas R Lemmons, William L Thomas: Client-server electronic program guide. United Video Properties, Fish & Neave IP Group of Ropes & Gray, May 24, 2005: US06898762 (369 worldwide citation)

A client-server interactive television program guide system is provided. An interactive television program guide client is implemented on user television equipment. The interactive television program guide provides users with an opportunity to define expressions that are processed by the program gui ...

Juliana H J Brooks: Method and system for biometric recognition based on electric and/or magnetic characteristics. David A Greenlee, May 24, 2005: US06898299 (345 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for authenticating an individual living organism by recognizing a unique internal electric and/or magnetic and/or acoustic characteristic, which comprises a biometric signature, involve presenting a body part to a sensing device that senses the signature. The sensed presented ...

Mohammad Khair, Salvador Lopez, Richard Ng, Sanjar Ghaem, William L Olson: Wireless system protocol for telemetry monitoring. Motorola, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, May 24, 2005: US06897788 (312 worldwide citation)

A wireless, programmable system for medical monitoring includes a base unit and a plurality of individual wireless, remotely programmable biosensor transceivers. The base unit manages the transceivers by issuing registration, configuration, data acquisition, and transmission commands using wireless ...

Gregory H Lambrecht, John Liddicoat, Robert Kevin Moore: Cardiac valve procedure methods and devices. VIACOR, Pandiscio & Pandiscio, May 24, 2005: US06896690 (311 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses devices and methods for performing intravascular procedures with out cardiac bypass. The devices include various embodiments of temporary filter devices, temporary valves, and prosthetic valves. The temporary filter devices have one or more cannulae which provide acce ...

Thomas P Blackadar, Jesse Darley: Monitoring activity of a user in locomotion on foot. FitSense Technology, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks P C, May 24, 2005: US06898550 (307 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a method involves determining at least one calculated parameter based upon at least one determined performance parameter of the user and at least one determined variable physiological parameter of the user. In another embodiment, a method involves identifying at least one of an ex ...

Greg A Benoy, Binh T Nguyen, Craig A Paulsen: Point of play registration on a gaming machine. IGT, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, May 24, 2005: US06896618 (297 worldwide citation)

A disclosed gaming machine is used to provide a method of registering a player to a loyalty program such as a player tracking program at the gaming machine. At the gaming machine, the player or a casino service representative may enter identification information such as a name, an address and biomet ...