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Bahman Qawami
Robert C Chang, Bahman Qawami, Farshid Sabet Sharghi: Tracking the most frequently erased blocks in non-volatile memory systems. SanDisk Corporation, Anderson Levine & Lintel, December 6, 2005: US06973531 (57 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for performing wear leveling in a non-volatile memory system are disclosed. According to one aspect of the present invention, a method for processing elements included in a non-volatile memory of a memory system includes obtaining erase counts associated with a plurality of era ...


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Jens Nagel
Eugene A Mirkin, Jens Nagel: Apparatus and method for forming compound words. Motorola, Hisashi D Watanabe, December 6, 2005: US06973332 (55 worldwide citation)

A method and device for generating meaningful compound words is provided. A user interface (120, 212) is configured to receive data input corresponding to one or more compound words. A processor (206) is configured to identify word combinations of shorter words that may be combined to form a portion ...


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David Sherrer
Dan A Steinberg, David W Sherrer, Mindaugas F Dautartas, Donald E Leber: Optical waveguide devices and methods of fabricating the same. Shipley Company L L C, Jonathan D Baskin, December 6, 2005: US06973253 (4 worldwide citation)

A first waveguide holding member has a first transverse surface region and a first optical waveguide having an end terminating at the first transverse surface region. A second waveguide holding member has a second transverse surface region which confronts the first transverse surface region of the f ...


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William H Eby: Soybean cultivar 0509245. Stine Seed Farm, Monsanto Technology, Jondle & Associates P C, December 6, 2005: US06972354 (822 worldwide citation)

A soybean cultivar, designated 0509245, is disclosed. The invention relates to the seeds of soybean cultivar 0509245, to the plants of soybean 0509245 and to methods for producing a soybean plant produced by crossing the cultivar 0509245 with itself or another soybean variety. The invention further ...


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William H Eby: Soybean cultivar 0491737. Stine Seed Farm, Monsanto Technology, Jondle & Associates P C, December 6, 2005: US06972353 (818 worldwide citation)

A novel soybean cultivar, designated 0491737, is disclosed. The invention relates to the seeds of soybean cultivar 0491737, to the plants of soybean 0491737 and to methods for producing a soybean plant produced by crossing the cultivar 0491737 with itself or another soybean variety. The invention fu ...


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William H Eby: Soybean cultivar 0509240. Stine Seed Farm, Monsanto Technology, Jondle & Associates P C, December 6, 2005: US06972355 (804 worldwide citation)

A novel soybean cultivar, designated 0509240, is disclosed. The invention relates to the seeds of soybean cultivar 0509240, to the plants of soybean 0509240 and to methods for producing a soybean plant produced by crossing the cultivar 0509240 with itself or another soybean variety. The invention fu ...


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T Wade Fallin, M Todd Miller, Gordon Baker: Soft tissue repair system. Stryker Endoscopy, Workman Nydegger, December 6, 2005: US06972027 (311 worldwide citation)

A suture anchor delivery system includes a handle having a needle extending therefrom. A suture anchor assembly is slidably received on the needle. The suture anchor assembly includes a proximal anchor, a distal anchor, and a suture extending therebetween. The suture is secured to the proximal ancho ...


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John J Daniels: Pausing television programming in response to selection of hypertext link. Microsoft Corporation, Workman Nydegger, December 6, 2005: US06973669 (274 worldwide citation)

A time sequential signal comprising audiovisual content and hyperlinks is received and displayed on a display device by the systems of the invention in a time sequential manner. The display of the time sequential signal is paused whenever a displayed hyperlink is selected. While pausing the display, ...


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Kyle S Lebouitz, Michele Migliuolo: Method of making a cutting instrument having integrated sensors. Verimetra, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, December 6, 2005: US06972199 (261 worldwide citation)

A cutting instrument including a metal blade has a recess formed therein and a semiconductor substrate affixed to the blade in the recess. The semiconductor substrate includes at least one sensor formed thereon. The sensor formed on the semiconductor substrate may comprise at least one or an array o ...


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Theodore Rappaport, Roger Skidmore, Benjamin Henty: System and method for design, tracking, measurement, prediction and optimization of data communication networks. Wireless Valley Communications, Whitham Curtis & Christofferson PC, December 6, 2005: US06973622 (260 worldwide citation)

A system and method for design, tracking, measurement, prediction and optimization of data communications networks includes a site specific model of the physical environment, and performs a wide variety of different calculations for predicting network performance using a combination of prediction mo ...



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