Haines Russell John: Selecting encryption methods for secure transmission. Toshiba Res Europ, August 31, 2005: GB2411554-A (149 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method of providing a secure communications link comprising receiving a request for a secure communications link, selecting one of a plurality of predetermined encryption methods for communicating over said link dependent on security level data, and establishing said ...

Chan Wen Yen, Khan Nasserullah, Qingzhong Jiao, Jin Xin, Sangary Nagula Tharma, Habicher Michael F: Method and apparatus for improving power amplifier efficience in wireless communication systems having high peak to average power ratios. Res In Motion, August 31, 2005: EP1569330-A1 (111 worldwide citation)

A power management system and method for a wireless communication device generates an average desired transmit power signal based on at least one of a received signal strength indicator signal and a power control instruction signal from a base station. A power supply level adjustment signal is gener ...

Cho Ok Oyung, Kim Yoon Ok, Ichige Yukiko, Mitsumaki Hiroshi: Blood sugar level measuring apparatus. Hitachi, August 31, 2005: EP1568309-A1 (84 worldwide citation)

Blood sugar levels are measured non-invasively based on temperature measurement. Non-invasively measured blood sugar level values obtained by a temperature measurement scheme are corrected by blood oxygen saturation and blood flow volume, thereby stabilizing the measurement data.

Kao Chien Teh, Chou Jing Pei Connie, Lai Chiukin Steven, Umotoy Sal, Huston Joel M, Trinh Son, Chang Mei, Yuan Xiaoxiong John, Chang Yu, Lu Xinliang, Wang Wie W, Phan See Eng: In-situ dry clean chamber for front end of line fabrication. Applied Materials, August 31, 2005: EP1568797-A2 (77 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for removing native oxides from a substrate surface is provided. In one aspect, the chamber (100) comprises a chamber body (112) and a support assembly (300) at least partially disposed within the chamber body and adapted to support a substrate thereon. The support assembly in ...

Sugi Yoshihiko: High frequency treatment device having a pair of jaws with electrodes. Olympus, August 31, 2005: EP1568330-A1 (70 worldwide citation)

A high frequency treatment device is provided for high-frequency medical treatments including blood stanching. The device comprises an insertion member and a pair of jaws each representing a longitudinal direction, taking on an electrode function along an entire longitudinal region of each jaw, and ...

Gorobets Sergey Anatolievich, Bennett Alan David, Sinclair Alan Welsh: Maintaining erased blocks in a non-volatile memory. Lexar Media, August 31, 2005: GB2411499-A (49 worldwide citation)

A controller 16 connected to a non-volatile memory 20 and including a volatile memory, which maintains a first list of all erased blocks in the non-volatile memory 20 that are not included in other lists and a second list of blocks in the non-volatile memory 20 that have been recently erased. The in ...

Selvitelli David, May Thomas C, Mack Debra, Fromm Stuart, Battles Christopher A: Devices for repairing tissue. Depuy Mitek, August 31, 2005: EP1568326-A1 (43 worldwide citation)

A suture anchor system for repairing torn or damaged tissue is provided and generally includes a first suture anchor having at least one length of suture attached thereto, and a second suture anchor having at least one length of suture attached thereto. Each length of suture is coupled to one anothe ...

Regulinski Paul Lucian, Nampoothiri Govindan Vishnu, Chomet Park: Mobile communications apparatus and method in a dual terrestrial satellite mode.. Ico Services, August 31, 2005: EP1569363-A1 (41 worldwide citation)

A method of allocating communications spectrum to base stations of a terrestrial mobile communications network, in which a frequency band interferes with channels of a satellite communications system, comprising allocating said frequency band preferentially to base stations in areas where shadowing ...

Lee Woo Jong, Choi Sang On, Cho Woo Jong: Portable electronic device and method for changing menu display state according to rotating degree. Samsung Electronics, August 31, 2005: EP1568966-A2 (38 worldwide citation)

A video device for displaying a menu in a fixed position regardless of its rotation state. The photographing device comprises a geomagnetic sensor for detecting a predetermined output value corresponding to a geomagnetism; a display unit for displaying a predetermined menu through a display panel; a ...