Zvi Or Bach, Tal Lavian: Systems and methods for visual presentation and selection of IVR menu. Venable, Michael A Sartori, Yao Wang, August 16, 2011: US08000454 (59 worldwide citation)

Embodiments of the invention provide a system for generating an Interactive Voice Response (IVR) database. The system comprises a memory having a list of telephone numbers associated with destinations implementing IVR. The destinations are grouped based on multiple categories of IVR. Moreover, the m ...

James Conallen, Eoin Lane, Harini Srinivasan: Model driven development including aspect integration tool. International Business Machines Corporation, Patents on Demand P A, Brian K Buchheit, Scott M Garrett, August 16, 2011: US08001519 (59 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses a software development tool that includes a model development interface, an aspect design tool, and a model transformation engine. The model development interface can permit a developer to graphically design at least one software model. The aspect design tool for the ...

Sarah Hadida Ruah, Frederick Van Goor, Mark Miller, Jason McCartney, Jinglan Zhou, Vijayalaksmi Arumugam: Modulators of cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator. Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated, Michael J DiVerdi, August 16, 2011: US07999113 (59 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to modulators of cystic fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator (“CFTR”), compositions thereof, and methods therewith. The present invention also relates to methods of treating CFTR mediated diseases using such modulators.

Alon Harel: Spanning tree root selection in a hierarchical network. Voltaire, D Kligler I P Services, August 16, 2011: US08000336 (58 worldwide citation)

Communication apparatus includes a hierarchical network of switches, which includes at least a first plurality of spine switches, interconnected by a control channel, and a second plurality of edge switches having internal ports coupled to communicate via respective links with the spine switches and ...

Hyun Lee, Jayesh R Bhakta, Soonju Choi: Memory board with self-testing capability. NETLIST, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, August 16, 2011: US08001434 (58 worldwide citation)

A self-testing memory module includes a printed circuit board configured to be operatively coupled to a memory controller of a computer system and includes a plurality of memory devices on the printed circuit board, each memory device of the plurality of memory devices comprising data, address, and ...

Thomas F Fangrow, George A Lopez: Medical connector. ICU Medical, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, August 16, 2011: US07998134 (58 worldwide citation)

A luer connector including a rigid housing having a first end and a second end. The housing further including a rigid tubular male portion at the first end, a rigid tubular female portion at the second end, and a longitudinal opening therethrough. The male portion is configured to be engageable with ...

George Liang: Film cooling hole for turbine airfoil. Florida Turbine Technologies, John Ryznic, August 16, 2011: US07997868 (57 worldwide citation)

A turbine airfoil with a film cooling hole having a bell mouth shaped opening that has expansion in both the side walls and the downstream wall of from 15 to 25 degrees. The film cooling hole includes an expansion section formed with two long ribs and one short rib to form three inlets of equal cros ...

Michael Spertus: Malware detection using a white list. Symantec Corporation, Fenwick & West, August 16, 2011: US08001606 (56 worldwide citation)

A reputation server is coupled to multiple clients via a network. A security module at a client identifies an application and determines whether it is on a white list. If the application is not on the white list, the security module monitors the application using a strict set of signatures. If the a ...

David S Breed, Wendell C Johnson, Wilbur E DuVall: Intersection collision avoidance techniques. Intelligent Technologies International, Brian Roffe, August 16, 2011: US08000897 (55 worldwide citation)

System and method for preventing accidents between first and second vehicles at intersections in which the absolute position and velocity of the first vehicle are determined, map data relating to edges of lanes of roadways, edges of roadways and the location of traffic control devices is stored in a ...

Karl R Amundson, Alexi C Arango, Joseph M Jacobson, Thomas H Whitesides, Michael D McCreary, Richard J Paolini Jr: Methods for driving electrophoretic displays using dielectrophoretic forces. E Ink Corporation, David J Cole, August 16, 2011: US07999787 (55 worldwide citation)

A dielectrophoretic display has a substrate having walls defining a cavity, the cavity having a viewing surface and a side wall inclined to the viewing surface. A fluid is contained within the cavity; and a plurality of particles are present in the fluid. There is applied to the substrate an electri ...