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Charles A Eldering: Advertisement subgroups for digital streams. Prime Research Alliance E, Carlineo Spicer & Kee, March 3, 2009: US07500258 (67 worldwide citation)

A targeted advertising system based on subgroups. Different subgroups are formed based one or more subscriber characteristics, and different targeted advertisements transmitted to the different subgroups. In the Internet-environment, the subgroups are formed by utilizing multicast addresses. In cabl ...


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David S Barrett, James Allard, Misha Filippov, Robert Todd Pack, Selma Svendsen: System and method for processing safety signals in an autonomous vehicle. iRobot Corporation, Goodwin Procter, March 3, 2009: US07499774 (66 worldwide citation)

System and method for processing a safety signal in an autonomous vehicle. Safety signals are typically generated in response to the detection of unsafe conditions or are sent by the vehicle operator. In either case, the safety signals are conveyed using redundant communication paths. The paths incl ...


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Jeffrey Lasner, Michael Lasner: Handles and shafts for manually adjustable scissors and forceps. Alfred E Miller, March 3, 2009: US07497867 (66 worldwide citation)

A surgical scissors or forceps for use where the operative field is greatly reduced and the instrument is elongated with a low profile and having convexity of the shanks in order to measurably increase the beam strength of the device. The instrument is further provided with interchangeable handle in ...


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Yoshinobu Suehiro, Ryoichi Tohmon, Hideaki Kato, Satoshi Wada: Light emitting device with wavelength converted by phosphor. Toyoda Gosei, Posz Law Group, March 3, 2009: US07498734 (66 worldwide citation)

A light emitting device has a light emitting element portion that radiates light with a predetermined wavelength, and a wavelength conversion portion that surrounds a phosphor to be excited by the light with the predetermined wavelength with a transparent and non-moisture permeability material in th ...


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Stephen N Hardy: Product management display system. RTC, Banner Witcoff, March 3, 2009: US07497342 (64 worldwide citation)

A product management display system for merchandising both larger and heavier products includes using a pusher mechanism along with one or more roller assemblies that, in combination, improve the merchandising of products on the shelves, especially on horizontal or non-inclined shelves or surfaces. ...


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Jeffrey David Couts, Uday C Sagi, Dwight Randall Smith: System and method for automatically forwarding a communication message. Motorola, Hisashi D Watanabe, March 3, 2009: US07499973 (63 worldwide citation)

The invention is a data network system (110) and method for forwarding a communication message intended for one device to another device. A target user of a target device (one of 102-108) configures configuration data of the target device for the system. The configuration information includes one or ...


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Bruno H Thut: Vortexer apparatus. Pearne & Gordon, March 3, 2009: US07497988 (61 worldwide citation)

A vortexer apparatus including a vessel comprising an exterior surface, an interior surface and a mouth for receiving material at an upper end of the interior surface. An outlet passageway extends downwardly from the interior surface. An inlet opening is located between the interior and exterior sur ...


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James Allard, David S Barrett, Misha Filippov, Robert Todd Pack, Selma Svendsen: Systems and methods for control of an unmanned ground vehicle. iRobot Corporation, Goodwin Procter, March 3, 2009: US07499776 (60 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for interruptible autonomous control of a vehicle. Autonomous control is achieved by using actuators that interact with input devices in the vehicle. The actuators (e.g., linkages) manipulate the input devices (e.g., articulation controls and drive controls, such as a throttle, b ...


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Roger Gregory Hathorn, Matthew Joseph Kalos, William Frank Micka: Control of information units in fibre channel communications. International Business Machines Corporation, Rabindranath Dutta, Konrad Raynes & Victor, March 3, 2009: US07500030 (59 worldwide citation)

A primary storage control unit receives an information unit from a remote host over a fibre channel connection. The primary storage control unit adjusts an information unit pacing parameter included in a response sent from the primary storage control unit to the remote host, wherein the information ...


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Mitsuhiro Yokoyama, Hideki Origasa, Masunori Matsuzaki, Yuji Matsuzawa, Yasushi Saito: Composition and method for preventing recurrence of stroke. Mochida Pharmaceutical, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, March 3, 2009: US07498359 (59 worldwide citation)

By using a composition for preventing onset and/or recurrence of stroke which contains ethyl icosapentate as its effective component, onset and/or recurrence of stroke is prevented, or in particular, the onset and/or recurrence of stroke in a hyperlipidemia patient who has been treated with HMG-CoA ...