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Guoxiao Guo Guoxiao Guo
Jie Yu, Guoxiao Guo, Jack M Chue: Disk drive rewriting servo sectors by writing and servoing off of temporary servo data written in data sectors. Western Digital Technologies, Howard H Sheerin Esq, April 14, 2009: US07518819 (119 worldwide citation)

A disk drive is disclosed comprising a disk having a plurality of tracks, wherein each track comprises a plurality of data sectors and a plurality of servo sectors. The disk drive further comprises a head actuated over the disk, the head comprising a read element radially offset from a write element ...


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Ozgur Yildirim
Elizabeth A Fellner, James Pingel, Matthew David Giere, Satya Prakash, David W Jenkins, James A Feinn, Arun K Agarwal, Julie J Cox, Jules G Moritz, Ozgur Yildirim: Fluid ejection device. Hewlett Packard Development Company, April 14, 2009: US07517056 (1 worldwide citation)

A fluid ejection device includes a fluid chamber, a fluid restriction communicated with the fluid chamber, and a fluid channel communicated with the fluid restriction. The fluid restriction has a fluid restriction parameter defined as (2*W+2*H)*L/(H*W), wherein W is a width of the fluid restriction, ...


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Maged Beshai
Maged E Beshai: Multi-speed rotorswitch. Nortel Networks, Anderson Gorecki & Manaras, April 14, 2009: US07519053 (7 worldwide citation)

A multi-grained high-performance rotorswitch scaling to high capacities is disclosed. In one embodiment, the rotorswitch comprises common-memory switch modules each of which cyclically accessing each other switch module for an access interval of a predefined value and transmitting, during the access ...


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Kees Schouhamer Immink
Kees A Schouhamer Immink, Seong Keun Ahn, Sang Woon Seo, Jin Yong Kim: Method and apparatus of converting a series of data words into a modulated signal. LG Electronics, Birch Stewart Kolasch & Birch, April 14, 2009: US07519119

The present invention relates to method and apparatus of converting a series of data words into modulated signals. This method divides a data word, which a sync signal is to be added in front or rear of when it is written in a recording medium, into two or more word segments, generates for each word ...


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Andrew Rasdal, James H Brauker, Paul V Neale, Peter C Simpson: Integrated receiver for continuous analyte sensor. Dexcom, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, April 14, 2009: US07519408 (564 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for monitoring glucose in a host, including a continuous glucose sensor that produces a data stream indicative of a host's glucose concentration and an integrated receiver that receives the data stream from the continuous glucose sensor and calibrates the data stream using a sin ...


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Russell Heinrich: Surgical stapler and method. Tyco Healthcare Group, April 14, 2009: US07517356 (355 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure relates to surgical instruments including a staple anvil formed in a distal end of the surgical stapler and a staple cartridge selectively receivable in a distal end of the surgical stapler and in juxtaposition relative to the staple anvil, the staple cartridge including one o ...


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Leon Pryor: Methods and systems for monitoring a game to determine a player-exploitable game condition. Microsoft Corporation, Lee & Hayes PLLC, April 14, 2009: US07517282 (270 worldwide citation)

A player-exploitable game condition is monitored within a game. In certain versions, the play of certain players can be monitored, logged, and then examined. In one version, the monitoring includes comparing some quantifiable player activity against some threshold value. In one version, the monitori ...


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Sudarshan Palliyil, Shivakumara Venkateshamurthy, Srinivas Belur Vijayaraghavan, Tejasvi Aswathanarayana: Methods, apparatus and computer programs for enhanced access to resources within a network. International Business Machines Corporation, Anthony V S England, T Rao Coca, William Steinberg, April 14, 2009: US07519726 (252 worldwide citation)

Provided are methods, apparatus and computer programs for enhanced access to resources within a network, including for controlling use of bandwidth-sensitive connections within a network and/or for automated recovery. Hash values are used as ‘unique’ identifiers for resources distributed across a ne ...


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David W Baarman: Power adapter for a remote device. Access Business Group International, Warner Norcross & Judd, April 14, 2009: US07518267 (221 worldwide citation)

An adapter allows a remote device to use a contactless power supply. The adapter has a contactless power interface for receiving power from a contactless power supply and a power regulator for supplying power to the remote device. The adapter may have a rechargeable power source for operating the ad ...


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Joel P Dehlin, Christina Summer Chen, Andrew D Wilson, Daniel C Robbins, Eric J Horvitz, Kenneth P Hinckley, Jacob O Wobbrock: Recognizing gestures and using gestures for interacting with software applications. Microsoft Corporation, Workman Nydegger, April 14, 2009: US07519223 (209 worldwide citation)

An interactive display table has a display surface for displaying images and upon or adjacent to which various objects, including a user's hand(s) and finger(s) can be detected. A video camera within the interactive display table responds to infrared (IR) light reflected from the objects to detect a ...