Steven Jobs
Steven P Jobs, Jonathan Ive, Michael D Hillman, Frank Tsai, Michael D McBroom, Daniel L McBroom, Brian T Sudderth, Arthur S Brigham, Joel F Jensen, Robert B Brownell Jr, Sung Kim, Anwyl M McDonald, Russell C Mead Jr, Arturo Meuniot, Jesus Beltran, Bartley K Andre, Christopher J Stringer, Daniel J Riccio Jr: Computer controlled display device. Apple Computer, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 14, 2006: US07136280 (5 worldwide citation)

The present invention is a computer controlled display device. In one embodiment, the display device includes a flat panel display having an input for receiving display data. Additionally, a moveable assembly may be coupled to the display. The moveable assembly may provide at least three degrees of ...

Manoj Gokhale
Manoj Prakash Gokhale: System and method for operating a compression-ignition engine. General Electric Company, Fletcher Yoder, November 14, 2006: US07134281

A method of operating a compression-ignition engine includes adjusting timing of fuel injection if a sensed parameter indicative of a maximum pressure within a combustion chamber varies relative to a selected pressure and if fuel injection timing is greater than a preselected timing.


James H Brauker, Victoria Carr Brendel, Paul V Neale, Laura A Martinson, Mark A Tapsak: Optimized sensor geometry for an implantable glucose sensor. DexCom, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 14, 2006: US07134999 (736 worldwide citation)

An implantable sensor for use in measuring a concentration of an analyte such as glucose in a bodily fluid, including a body with a sensing region adapted for transport of analytes between the sensor and the bodily fluid, wherein the sensing region is located on a curved portion of the body such tha ...

Mark C Shults, Stuart J Updike, Rathbun K Rhodes, Barbara J Gilligan, Mark A Tapsak: Device and method for determining analyte levels. DexCom, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 14, 2006: US07136689 (480 worldwide citation)

Devices and methods for determining analyte levels are described. The devices and methods allow for the implantation of analyte-monitoring devices, such as glucose monitoring devices that result in the delivery of a dependable flow of blood to deliver sample to the implanted device. The devices incl ...

Darrell Anderson, Paul Buchheit, Alexander Paul Carobus, Yingwei Cui, Jeffrey A Dean, Georges R Harik, Deepak Jindal, Narayanan Shivakumar: Serving advertisements based on content. Google, Straub & Pokotylo, John C Pokotylo, November 14, 2006: US07136875 (462 worldwide citation)

Advertisers are permitted to put targeted ads on page on the web (or some other document of any media type). The present invention may do so by (i) obtaining content that includes available spots for ads, (ii) determining ads relevant to content, and/or (iii) combining content with ads determined to ...

Daniel Coffman, Liam D Comerford, Steven DeGennaro, Edward A Epstein, Ponani Gopalakrishnan, Stephane H Maes, David Nahamoo: Conversational computing via conversational virtual machine. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, Frank V DeRosa, November 14, 2006: US07137126 (314 worldwide citation)

A conversational computing system that provides a universal coordinated multi-modal conversational user interface (CUI) (10) across a plurality of conversationally aware applications (11) (i.e., applications that “speak” conversational protocols) and conventional applications (12). The conversationa ...

Aaron D Hanson, Emil A Sturniolo, Anatoly Menn, Erik D Olson, Joseph T Savarese: Method and apparatus for providing mobile and other intermittent connectivity in a computing environment. Netmotion Wireless, Nixon & Vanderhye P C, November 14, 2006: US07136645 (291 worldwide citation)

A seamless solution transparently addresses the characteristics of nomadic systems, and enables existing network applications to run reliably in mobile environments. A Mobility Management Server coupled to the mobile network maintains the state of each of any number of Mobile End Systems and handles ...

Jun Maeda: Layout method of semiconductor integrated circuit, layout structure thereof, and photomask for forming the layout structure. Kawasaki Microelectronics, Oliff & Berridge, November 14, 2006: US07137092 (277 worldwide citation)

A plurality of standard cells 10 are arranged to form a channel-less standard cell array 1, which has vertical and horizontal sides. A plurality of first proximity dummy cells 20 are arranged along each of the vertical sides of the standard cell array to form a first proximity dummy bands 20 such th ...

Jacob Y Wong: Method for authenticating an individual by use of fingerprint data. November 14, 2006: US07136514 (272 worldwide citation)

A method for authenticating an individual by use of fingerprint data that involves two different broad steps. The first step is to obtain a biometrics fingerprint signature template (“BFST”) for an individual in an enrollment process by selecting a plurality of bands for the BFST and obtaining a plu ...