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Kia Silverbrook: Printing cartridge bearing indicia. Silverbrook Research, August 18, 2009: US07575313 (84 worldwide citation)

A printing cartridge includes an elongate core which, in turn, includes a plurality of ink supply containers. Each ink supply container contains a respective type of ink. A roll of print media includes a tubular former in which the core can be received and a length of print media which is wound upon ...


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Adya S Tripathi, Chester J Silvestri: Internal combustion engine control for improved fuel efficiency. Tula Technology, Beyer Law Group, August 18, 2009: US07577511 (82 worldwide citation)

A variety of methods and arrangements for improving the fuel efficiency of internal combustion engines are described. Generally, selected combustion events are skipped during operation of the internal combustion engine so that other working cycles can operate at a better thermodynamic efficiency. In ...


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James F Zucherman, Ken Y Hsu: Artificial vertebral disk replacement implant with translating articulation contact surface and method. Kyphon SARL, August 18, 2009: US07575600 (79 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure is directed to an implant that can be placed between two vertebrae using a lateral, anterior or posterior insertion method. The implant is characterized by having a first endplate and a second endplate, both endplates having inner surfaces that oppose each other when anchored ...


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Takao Miyazawa: Display apparatus and method of driving the same. Seiko Epson Corporation, Oliff & Berridge, August 18, 2009: US07576718 (79 worldwide citation)

To provide a technology for preventing effect of precharging from becoming nonuniform when the threshold voltage of a driving transistor included in a current drive type pixel circuit is nonuniform. In the technology, before setting the internal state of each of current drive type pixel circuits, pr ...


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Kia Silverbrook, Simon Robert Walmsley, Paul Lapstun: Image processor having an application specific integrated circuit for camera module. Silverbrook Research, August 18, 2009: US07576775 (79 worldwide citation)

An image processor for a camera module having an image sensor that captures an image for transfer to a printer module of a compact printer system including a capture unit that captures the image from the image sensor and transforms it to planarized linear RGB form. The image processor also includes ...


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James Meschter: Article of footwear having an upper with thread structural elements. Nike, Plumsea Law Group, August 18, 2009: US07574818 (78 worldwide citation)

An article of footwear includes an upper that is at least partially formed from a base layer and thread sections that lie adjacent a surface of the base layer. The thread sections are positioned to provide structural elements that, for example, restrain stretch in directions corresponding with longi ...


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David M Craig, Chien Hua Chen: Electrically connecting substrate with electrical device. Hewlett Packard Development Company, August 18, 2009: US07576439 (75 worldwide citation)

A substrate is electrically connected with an electrical device mounted on the substrate. A ball bond is formed between a first end of a wire and a bonding pad of the substrate. A reverse-motion loop is formed within the wire. A bond is formed between a second end of the wire and a bonding pad of th ...


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Ulrich Rohs, Christoph Dräger, Werner Brandwitte: Transmission. Ulrich Rohs, Collard & Roe P C, August 18, 2009: US07574935 (74 worldwide citation)

In a transmission having two revolving transmission elements, each of which has at least one running surface for a revolving coupling element, at least one running surface having at least two running paths for the coupling element having different running radii and the two transmission elements bein ...


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David Wayne Barnhardt, Charles F Pigg: Fraud protection. Bank of America Corporation, Banner & Witcoff, Michael A Springs, August 18, 2009: US07575157 (71 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are illustrated for providing enhanced fraud protection. Aspects of the fraud protection system may be implemented by a filter that may be configured to detect fraud in a transaction between a financial institution and a customer. An input device may receive data that corresponds ...


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Jia Yih Lii: Scroll control method using a touchpad. Elan Microelectronics Corporation, Rosenberg Klein & Lee, August 18, 2009: US07576732 (69 worldwide citation)

A scroll control method using a touchpad comprises predefining a region on a touchpad, whereby a scroll function will be triggered by a landing of an object on the region, and terminated by a leaving of the object from the touchpad. During the scroll function is executed, the moving distance of the ...