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Yasuji Taketsuna, Shigenori Tamaki: Toroidal type continuoulsy variable transmission. Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha, Oliff & Berridge, April 18, 2006: US07029418 (115 worldwide citation)

A toroidai type continuously variable transmission wherein a rolling member is clamped between rotary members; and wherein a rolling face of rotary members being opposed to each other has a curved face, in which its sectional face along the plane including a center axis of rotation is shaped into an ...


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Jean Jacques Born, Erik Jan Frenkel: Timepiece with touch-type reading and control of time data. Asulab, Griffin & Szipl P C, April 18, 2006: US07031228 (113 worldwide citation)

The timepiece, which is preferably a wristwatch, includes for each time position a capacitive sensor (C1 to C12), on a fixed bezel, including only four markings (R3, R6, R9, R12) at 3 o'clock, 6 o'clock, 9 o'clock and 12 o'clock, and a single crown-push-button (9). The case contains, in particular, ...


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Mark Schwartz, Joseph M Bocek, Jaeho Kim: Cardiac rhythm management systems and methods using multiple morphology templates for discriminating between rhythms. Cardiac Pacemakers, Schwegman Lundberg Woessner & Kluth P A, April 18, 2006: US07031764 (113 worldwide citation)

Multiple morphology templates for discliminating between rhythms have been used, such as supraventricular tachyarrhythmias (SVTs) and ventricular tachyarrhythmias (VTs), for delivering a countershock in response to a VT episode, but withholding delivery of such a countershock in response to an SVT e ...


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David C Salerno, Mark G Jordan: Methods and circuits for programmable automatic burst mode control using average output current. Linear Technology Corporation, Fish & Neave IP Group Ropes & Gray, Mark D Rowland, Chi Hsin Chang, April 18, 2006: US07030596 (109 worldwide citation)

The present invention comprises a user-programmable control circuit for use in a power converter to automatically transition the converter into BURST mode when load current demand is low. The control circuit senses load current demand by monitoring the output current of the converter, and generating ...


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Steven J Ross, Jane F Macfarlane, Julie A Rybicki: Location-based services for a telematics service subscriber. General Motors Corporation, Cardinal Law Group, April 18, 2006: US07031724 (109 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes a method and system for providing location-based services to a telematics service subscriber. A message notice is sent to the telematics service subscriber and a request for messages is received. A determination is made as to whether at least one message includes a loc ...


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Adam William Saxler: Strain balanced nitride heterojunction transistors. Cree, Myers Bigel Sibley & Sajovec P A, April 18, 2006: US07030428 (109 worldwide citation)

A nitride based heterojunction transistor includes a substrate and a first Group III nitride layer, such as an AlGaN based layer, on the substrate. The first Group III-nitride based layer has an associated first strain. A second Group III-nitride based layer, such as a GaN based layer, is on the fir ...


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Patrick J MeLampy, Ephraim W Dobbins, Stephen E Norton, Robert F Penfield: System and method for providing rapid rerouting of real-time multi-media flows. Acme Packet, Thomas Kayden Horstemeyer & Risley, April 18, 2006: US07031311 (108 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing rapid rerouting of real-time transport protocol (RTP) multi-media flows is disclosed. Generally, a first endpoint is connected to a second endpoint, wherein the first endpoint comprises a transceiver, software stored within the first endpoint defining functions to b ...


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Farni Weaver, Piyush Jethwa, Jesse Grindeland, David Welch, Wen Xue, Mike McMullen, Edward Ross: Method and system for location-based group conference initiation. Sprint SPectrum, April 18, 2006: US07031700 (107 worldwide citation)

A method and system for location-based group conference initiation is provided. A server will receive a request from a user to initiate a media conference, and the server will then initiate a conference with members of a group who are located in a designated location. The request may indicate a grou ...


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Jay Dittmer, Derek L Derks: Self-balancing adjustable flat panel mounting system. Csav, Patterson Thuente Skaar & Christensen P A, April 18, 2006: US07028961 (106 worldwide citation)

A self-balanced adjustable mounting system for a flat panel display. A display interface having a hollow, semi-spherical shell portion is attached to the flat panel display. The semi-spherical shell is formed with a generally constant radius of curvature. The center of the radius of curvature is dis ...


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Scott A Rice, Nicholas M Nardacci: Metal wood club with improved hitting face. Acushnet Company, D Michael Burns, April 18, 2006: US07029403 (106 worldwide citation)

A golf club head having selectively oriented zones of relatively high flexural stiffness is disclosed. The hitting face is configured and dimensioned so that it includes an inner zone and a concentric intermediate zone. The inner zone has relatively high flexural stiffness and the intermediate zone ...