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Norihiko Shiratori, Kazutoyo Ichikawa, Hideki Tamura, Yuji Izawa, Masaki Terashima: Body motion detector. MicroStone, Dennison Schultz Dougherty & MacDonald, April 18, 2006: US07028547 (104 worldwide citation)

A movement detecting device comprises a container (10), at least a first vibrator (16) which vibrates in accordance with a physical movement in a first direction (X), and a second vibrator (17) which vibrates about a second direction (Z), the first and second vibrators mounted in the container. The ...


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David T E Ely, Ross P Jones, James M C England, Alexander W McKinnon, Robert M Pettigrew, Andrew N Dames, Andrew R L Howe: Position detector. Synaptics, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, April 18, 2006: US07030782 (103 worldwide citation)

A position detector is provided for detecting the relative movement of first and second members which are mounted for relative movement along a measuring path. One of the members comprises a magnetic field generator for generating a magnetic field and the other member comprises first and second cond ...


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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 (103 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 ...


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Hieu Van Tran: Digital multilevel memory system having multistage autozero sensing. Silicon Storage Technology, DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary US, April 18, 2006: US07031214 (103 worldwide citation)

A digital multibit non-volatile memory integrated system includes autozero multistage sensing. One stage may provide local sensing with autozero. Another stage may provide global sensing with autozero. A twisted bitline may be used for array arrangement. Segment reference may be used for each segmen ...


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Philip Norris Douglas: Hand held voltage detection probe. Santronics, April 18, 2006: US07030599 (102 worldwide citation)

A switchless, hand-held probe and method for detecting and alerting a user to the presence of an AC voltage on a conductor that minimizes the intermittent activation of the probe's indicator due to static charge build-up. The probe includes an antenna, an indicator, and activation and detection circ ...


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Brian J Tillotson: Magnetically enhanced convection heat sink. The Boeing Company, Thompson Coburn, April 18, 2006: US07031160 (102 worldwide citation)

A magnetically enhanced convection heat sink comprises a heat sink member for dissipating heat from a heat source. A magnetic source creates a magnetic field concentrated at a first location, the intensity of the magnetic field decreasing from the first location to a second location. The heat sink m ...


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James Jay Martin: Electronically controlled prosthetic system. Martin G Ozinga, Phillips McFall McCaffrey McVay & Murrah P C, April 18, 2006: US07029500 (102 worldwide citation)

A prosthetic joint system for users comprising a housing having an interior cavity, a center axis in said interior cavity, and an attachment means for fixedly connecting said housing to said user; an inner cylinder disposed in said housing interior cavity wherein said inner cylinder rotates around s ...


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James E Grimm: Surgical instrument and positioning method. Zimmer Technology, Baker & Daniels, Jonathan Feuchtwang, April 18, 2006: US07029477 (102 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument having an anchoring member securable to an anatomical structure and an implement portion which is adjustably repositionable relative to the anchoring member. The implement portion is selectively translatably adjustable and selectively rotatably adjustable relative to the anchor ...


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Yasuhisa Tanioka, Junya Tsutsumi, Kazuo Kawabata, Kazutoshi Oda: Information processor. Hi Corporation, Sughrue Mion PLLC, April 18, 2006: US07030880 (102 worldwide citation)

In an information processing apparatus for conducting an affine transformation representative of ( x ′ y ′ z ′ ) = A ⁡ ( x y z ) + ( t 1 t 2 t 3 ) , ⁢ a ⁢ ⁢ matrix A ′ = ( a 11 ′ a 12 ′ a 13 ′ a 21 ′ a 22 ′ a 23 ′ a 31 ′ a 32 ′ a 33 ′ ) = λ ⁢ ⁢ A = ( λ ⁢ ⁢ a 11 λ ⁢ ⁢ a 12 λ ⁢ ⁢ a 13 λ ⁢ ⁢ a 21 λ ⁢ ⁢ ...


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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 (101 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 ...