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Rajiv Banavali
Rajiv Manohar Banavali: Method for heterogeneous acid catalysis. Rohm And Haas Company, July 10, 2008: US20080167485-A1

A method for heterogeneous catalysis of organic reactions having at least one reactant and a product; said method comprising steps of: (a) providing a catalyst comprising a gel-type acidic ion exchange resin; and (b) contacting said catalyst with said at least one reactant; wherein said organic reac ...


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Jean-luc Dubois
Jean Luc DuBois: Use of Compounds for the Preservation of the Human or Animal Body and Compositions Comprising Same. Arkema France, Mcdonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, July 10, 2008: US20080166315-A1

The present invention relates to the use of at least one compound of formula (I) R—(OCH2)n—OR′ in which R and R′, identical or different, represent a linear or branched alkyl radical comprising 1 to 5 carbon atoms and n is an index with a value comprised between 1 and 8, and/or at least one dialdehy ...


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Sandeep Tyagi
Amit Biswas, Dibakar Dbara, Raja Krishnamurthy, Edward Kung, Parnasree Maiti, Roopali Raj, Vaidyanath Ramakrishnan, Vitthal Abaso Sawant, Rajashekhar Shiddappa Totad, Sandeep Tyagi: Polycarbonate composition comprising nanomaterials. Sabic Lexan, SABIC Innovative Plastics IP Legal, July 10, 2008: US20080167414-A1

A method of preparing a polycarbonate nanocomposite comprising forming a reactant mixture comprising a nanomaterial, a solvent, a dihydroxy compound and an activated carbonate; and polymerizing the dihydroxy compound and the activated carbonate in the presence of the solvent to form the polycarbonat ...


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Ramandeep Ahuja
Ramandeep Ahuja, Narayanan Venkitaraman, Mario F Derango, Surender Kumar, Anthony R Metke, Vidya Narayanan: Method and device for transmitting data packets. Motorola, Motorola, July 10, 2008: US20080165786-A1

A method for transmitting a packet from a transmitting node to a destination node in a communication network can enable improved network efficiency. The method includes receiving and storing identification information concerning at least one foreign node that is directly reachable in the communicati ...


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Steven Jobs
Andrew Emilio Platzer, Charles J Pisula, Imran Chaudhri, Steven P Jobs, Greg Christie, Scott Forstall, Stephen O Lemay, Michael Matas, Gregory Novick, Marcel Van Os: Portable Multifunction Device, Method, and Graphical User Interface Supporting User Navigations of Graphical Objects on a Touch Screen Display. Morgan Lewis & Bockius Apple, July 10, 2008: US20080165153-A1

A portable multifunction device displays a first user interface object and a second user interface object on a touch screen display. Upon detecting a finger-down event at the first user interface object and one or more finger-dragging events on the touch screen display, the device moves the first us ...


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Steven Jobs
Stephen O Lemay, Marcel Van Os, Steven P Jobs, Gregory Novick, Freddy Allen Anzures, Greg Christie: System and Method for Viewing and Managing Calendar Entries. Morgan Lewis & Bockius Apple, July 10, 2008: US20080165151-A1

A computer-implemented method performed at a portable multifunction device with a touch screen display includes displaying a multiweek calendar on the touch screen display, detecting a contact on an individual day in the multiweek calendar, and displaying at least a portion of a list of events on th ...


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Steven Jobs
Scott Forstall, Charles J Pisula, Imran Chaudhri, Freddy Allen Anzures, Steven P Jobs: Modal Change Based on Orientation of a Portable Multifunction Device. Morgan Lewis & Bockius Apple, July 10, 2008: US20080165152-A1

In accordance with some embodiments, a computer-implemented method is performed at a portable multifunction device with a rectangular touch screen display that includes a portrait view and a landscape view. The method includes detecting the device in a first orientation, and while the device is in t ...


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Steven Jobs
Eddy Cue, Heller David, Steve Jobs, Jeffrey L Robbin, Timothy Wasko: Creating and Purchasing Ringtones. Technology & Innovation Law Group PC, July 10, 2008: US20080167993-A1

Techniques for creating and purchasing ringtones for use in electronic devices, such as mobile phones (e.g., cellular phones) or other telephone-enabled devices (e.g., Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs), multi-function devices) are disclosed. These techniques can use a media management application a ...


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Steven Jobs
Steven P Jobs, Scott Forstall, Greg Christie, Stephen O Lemay, Marcel Van Os, Imran Chaudhri, Freddy Allen Anzures, Patrick Lee Coffman: Power-Off Methods for Portable Electronic Devices. Morgan Lewis & Bockius Apple, July 10, 2008: US20080168290-A1

In some embodiments of the invention, a graphical user interface in an electronic device with a touch screen display and power switch includes one or more user-interface objects to assist a user in powering-off the device while avoiding unintended power-off events due to inadvertent contact with the ...


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Steven Jobs
Eddy Cue, Heller David, Steve Jobs, Jeffrey L Robbin, Wasko Timothy: Creating and Purchasing Ringtones. Technology & Innovation Law Group PC, July 10, 2008: US20080167968-A1

Techniques for creating and purchasing ringtones for use in electronic devices, such as mobile phones (e.g., cellular phones) or other telephone-enabled devices (e.g., Personal Digital Assistants (PDAs), multi-function devices) are disclosed. These techniques can use a media management application a ...