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Greg Batenburg, Jeff Thompson, Douglas Chambers: Method and apparatus for operating a dual fuel internal combustion engine. Westport Power, McAndrews Held & Malloy, December 1, 2009: US07627416 (52 worldwide citation)

In an internal combustion engine that can burn two fuels, the main fuel may become unavailable, either temporarily or until the main fuel is replenished. The present apparatus determines when to fuel an engine with main fuel and secondary fuel, or secondary fuel alone. The apparatus includes a main- ...


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Gintaras A Vaisnys, Glenn W Laub, Giovanni C Meier: System and method for presenting defibrillator status information while in standby mode. Defibtech, King & Spalding, December 1, 2009: US07627372 (52 worldwide citation)

A video display coupled to an automatic external defibrillator (AED) and capable of full-motion video can support added functionality of the AED. One advantage of the video display is that it can be used to present standby status information of the AED quickly to an AED operator while the AED is in ...


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Jun Shen, Chiu Y Ngo, Huaning Niu: Method of maximizing MIMO system performance by joint optimization of diversity and spatial multiplexing. Samsung Electronics, Kenneth L Sherman Esq, Michael Zarrabian Esq, Myers Andras Sherman, December 1, 2009: US07627051 (52 worldwide citation)

A method of transmission in a wireless communication system having a transmitter and a receiver. In the transmitter: signals are encoded using a space-domain precoder for spatial multiplexing, time-domain variable delay is introduced at each signal communication path for time diversity, and the sign ...


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Gottfried Beer: Semiconductor device having a plastic housing and external connections and method for producing the same. Infineon Technologies, Dicke Billig Czaja PLLC, December 1, 2009: US07625781 (51 worldwide citation)

A semiconductor device having a plastic housing and external connections, and to a method for producing the same is disclosed. In one embodiment, the plastic housing has a housing external contour made of plastic external areas with a top side, an underside opposite to the top side, and edge sides. ...


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Enrique Travieso, Adam Rubenstein, Arcadio Andrade, Collin Birdsey: Automation tool for web site content language translation. Motionpoint Corporation, McDermott Will & Emery, December 1, 2009: US07627479 (51 worldwide citation)

A system, method and computer readable medium for providing translated web content is disclosed. The method on an information processing system includes retrieving a first content in a first language and parsing the first content into a plurality of translatable components. The method further includ ...


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T Wade Fallin, Daniel E Gerbec, Joel Dever: Apparatus and method for dynamic vertebral stabilization. Stryker Spine, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, December 1, 2009: US07625393 (49 worldwide citation)

A posterior vertebral stabilizer has a resilient member such as a linear spring, which operates in tension and compression. The resilient member may be kept straight by a stabilization rod extending through the spring, or by a telescoping assembly that encases the resilient member. The ends of the s ...


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Amir Michaeli, Vitaly Sukonik: Method and apparatus for a data structure comprising a hierarchy of queues or linked list data structures. Cisco Technology, The Law Office of Kirk D Williams, December 1, 2009: US07627870 (49 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are disclosed for implementing and using data structures comprised of a hierarchy of queues or linked list data structures. A queue or linked list typically comprises a distributor, a plurality of sub-queues or sub-linked lists, and a receiver. The distributor distributes a plura ...


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Hiroshi Kakuda: Control device and method, information processing device and method, recording medium, and program. Sony Corporation, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner L, December 1, 2009: US07627825 (48 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a control apparatus and method, an information processing apparatus and method, a recording medium and a program, and enables them to control a device more efficiently and reliably. If a remote controller 1 executes a search and detects a plurality of information pro ...


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Shai Ayal, Ehud Cohen: Techniques for nerve stimulation. Bio Control Medical, John P White, Cooper & Dunham, December 1, 2009: US07627384 (46 worldwide citation)

Apparatus is provided for applying current to a nerve, including a housing, adapted to be placed in a vicinity of the nerve, and at least one cathode and at least one anode, fixed to the housing. The apparatus further includes two or more passive electrodes, fixed to the housing, and a conducting el ...


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Daniel Dulitz, Alexandre A Verstak, Sanjay Ghemawat, Jeffrey A Dean: Duplicate document detection in a web crawler system. Google, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, December 1, 2009: US07627613 (46 worldwide citation)

Duplicate documents are detected in a web crawler system. Upon receiving a newly crawled document, a set of documents, if any, sharing the same content as the newly crawled document is identified. Information identifying the newly crawled document and the selected set of documents is merged into inf ...



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