1
Guoxiao Guo Guoxiao Guo
Guoxiao Guo, Jie Yu: Correcting servo sectors in a disk drive. Western Digital Technologies, September 21, 2010: US07800853 (102 worldwide citation)

A disk drive is disclosed comprising a disk having a plurality of data tracks defined by a plurality of servo sectors, wherein each servo sector comprises a Gray coded address representing at least part of a track address. The disk drive further comprises a head actuated over the disk for detecting ...


2
Craig Allen
Trudy Hill, Jagdeep Singh Sahota, Kim Wagner, Christian Aabye, Anita Ochieano, Carole Oppenlander, William Chi Yuen Chan, Craig Allen Glendenning: Device, system and method for reducing an interaction time for a contactless transaction. Visa International Service Association, Bradley K DeSandro, Quarles & Brady, September 21, 2010: US07798394 (4 worldwide citation)

A method. The method comprises, at a reader, performing at least one transaction-based risk management process prior to energizing a contactless interface, initiating communication with a card utilized for the contactless transaction, receiving information associated with the card, and terminating c ...


3
Sumit Agarwal
Sumit Agarwal, Wesley Chan, Leora Ruth Wiseman: System and method for rating documents comprising an image. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, September 21, 2010: US07801738 (5 worldwide citation)

A system and method for rating a document comprising an image are provided. A document is received for distribution. Rating information associated with the document is received from one or more rating entities. At least one of said one or more rating entities comprises a processor to determine ratin ...


4

5
Christopher J Schall, Joshua R Uth, Gary S Jaworek, Jason E Zerkle: Surgical instrument articulation joint cover. Ethicon Endo Surgery, September 21, 2010: US07798386 (454 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument including a shaft, an end effector, and a joint, wherein the end effector can be moved relative to the shaft about the joint. In various embodiments, the joint can include a cover configured to be positioned intermediate the end effector and the shaft. In at least one embodimen ...


6
Frederick E Shelton IV, Jerome R Morgan: Surgical instrument having a hydraulically actuated end effector. Ethicon Endo Surgery, September 21, 2010: US07799039 (340 worldwide citation)

A hydraulically actuated surgical instrument. The instrument may comprise a handle portion and a shaft. The shaft is mechanically coupled to the handle. The instrument may also include an end effector mechanically coupled to the shaft along its longitudinal axis. The end effector may comprise a surg ...


7
Mohamed K Diab: Optical spectroscopy pathlength measurement system. Masimo Laboratories, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 21, 2010: US07801581 (187 worldwide citation)

A physiological monitor utilizes rotation measurements to estimate mean photon pathlengths through tissue. These pathlength estimates, along with corresponding optical spectroscopy measurements allow the noninvasive monitoring of blood constituent concentrations. The technique is particularly applic ...


8
Mark Munson, David A Mareska, Youngboo Kim, Robert D Gronenberg, James P Rizzi, Martha Rodriguez, Ganghyeok Kim, Guy Vigers, Chang Rao, Devan Balachari, Darren Harvey: P38 inhibitors and methods of use thereof. Array BioPharma, John R Moore Esq, Viksnins Harris & Padys PLLP, September 21, 2010: US07799782 (180 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to inhibitors of p38 and methods of utilizing the inhibitors and pharmaceutical compositions thereof in the treatment and prevention of various disorders mediated by p38.


9
Sateeshchandra S Bajikar, David E Fowler: Differential head integrated touchdown sensors for hard disk drives. Western Digital, September 21, 2010: US07800858 (179 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing a disk drive is described. The disk drive includes media such as one or more disks, a slider, and a head residing on the slider. The head has an air-bearing surface (ABS), a portion of which contacts the media during touchdown. The head further includes a plurality ...


10
Randall M Katz, Gary Dawson: Apparatus, systems and methods for implementing enhanced gaming and prizing parameters in an electronic environment. Milestone Entertainment, David B Murphy, O Melveny & Myers, September 21, 2010: US07798896 (159 worldwide citation)

Forms of interaction with an electronic system, such as for games of chance, games of skill, and combinations thereof are described herein. A system is provided for effecting defined game play and prizing structure parameters in an electronic entertainment environment. The system may include an inpu ...



Click the thumbnails below to visualize the patent trend.