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Dean Boyd, Mike Gordon, Jorgen Andersson, Chia Hung Charles Tai, Feng Yang, Anupama Kolamala, Greg Cook, Thomas Guardino, Mudita Purang, Prabhakar Krishnamurthy, Mark Cooke, Ravi Nandiwada, Brian Monteiro, Steve Haas: Target pricing system. Manugistics, Hogan & Hartson, November 8, 2005: US06963854 (132 worldwide citation)

A business process and computer system known as the “Target Pricing System” (TPS) that generates an optimum bid or value for a competitively bid good or service. The system is resident on one or more host processors in connection with one or more data stores, and includes a product model that define ...


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Michael A Angiulo, Benjamin E Canning, Zhenguang Chen, Charles W Parker, Lou Nell Gerard: Auto thumbnail gallery. Microsoft Corporation, Ronald M Anderson, November 8, 2005: US06964025 (131 worldwide citation)

A tool that enables a user to easily and automatically create a photo gallery of thumbnail images on a Web page. A user selects a group of original images, and the tool automatically produces a corresponding group of thumbnail images on the Web page, with hyperlinks to the corresponding original ima ...


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Gakuji Uozumi: Antenna device of interrogator. Mitsubishi Materials Corporation, Rader Fishman & Grauer PLLC, November 8, 2005: US06963729 (128 worldwide citation)

An antenna device of an interrogator which constitutes an automatic identification system by exchanging information with an IC tag attached to an object to be identified by electromagnetic coupling is disclosed. The antenna device comprises an antenna element, and a capacitor connected in series to ...


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K Derek Shaeffer, Theresa H Meng, Thomas H Lee, Sydney Reader: Noise-reducing arrangement and method for signal processing. The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University, November 8, 2005: US06963626 (123 worldwide citation)

A communication system uses analog and digital circuits along the same data path in a manner that permits the analog circuitry to avoid adverse affects caused by the digital circuitry. Consistent with one embodiment directed to a signal processing system that detects faint incoming signals, the anal ...


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R Andrew Bailey, Leonard T Giambrone: Method and apparatus for remote installation of an operating system over a network connection. Akamai Technologies, David H Judson, November 8, 2005: US06963981 (120 worldwide citation)

A method for remote installation of a target operating system is carried out on a machine operating a source operating system. In one embodiment, it is presumed that the source operating system was booted from a first bootable region of a storage associated with the machine. According to the method, ...


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David M Tumey, Tianning Xu, Craig Arndt: Fingerprint verification system utilizing a facial image-based heuristic search method. FaceKey, Eric Cernyar, November 8, 2005: US06963659 (119 worldwide citation)

A biometric verification system for controlling access is provided that does not rely on a non-biometric discriminator, such as a PIN or magnetic card, to convert a one-to-many verification task to a one-to-one verification task. The system enrolls authorized users by obtaining digitized fingerprint ...


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Gerard D Lynch, Dana Bruce Berenson, Andrew Shay Woodard: System for transferring customized hardware and software settings from one computer to another computer to provide personalized operating environments. Symantec Corporation, Gunnison McKay & Hodgson L, November 8, 2005: US06963908 (119 worldwide citation)

A method and system for transferring information from a first computer-based device to a web site, for temporary storage and later transfer of the stored information from the web site to a second computer-based device. First, a communication link is established between a first computer-based device ...


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Jean Francois Le Pennec, Guy Euget: Method and system for establishing a virtual path capability in a frame relay network. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Dillon & Yudell, November 8, 2005: US06963585 (119 worldwide citation)

A method and system for establishing a Virtual Path (VP12) capability in a Frame Relay network wherein frames are transmitted over a plurality of virtual circuits from a first switching node to a second switching node. A control message is transmitter from the first switching node to the second swit ...


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Guy Cohen: Method circuit and system for determining a reference voltage. Aifun Semiconductors, Eitan Law Group, November 8, 2005: US06963505 (117 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a method, circuit and system for determining a reference voltage. Some embodiments of the present invention relate to a system, method and circuit for establishing a set of operating reference cells to be used in operating (e.g. reading) cells in an NVM block or array. As pa ...


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Masao Shinozaki, Kenji Nishimoto, Takashi Akioka, Yutaka Kohara, Sanae Asari, Shusaku Miyata, Shinji Nakazato: Semiconductor integrated circuit device. Renesas Technology Corporation, Hitachi ULSI Systems, Reed Smith, Stanley P Fisher Esq, Juan Carlos A Marquez Esq, November 8, 2005: US06963136 (114 worldwide citation)

Circuit elements and wirings constituting a circuit, and first electrodes electrically connected to such a circuit are provided on one main surface of a semiconductor substrate. An organic insulating film is formed on the circuit except for openings on the surfaces of the first electrodes. First and ...