Sagy Pundak Mintz
Alexander D Deitz, Sagy P Mintz: System and method for management and analysis of electronic trade orders. Trading Technologies International, McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff, October 16, 2012: US08290851 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and methods are provided for using order descriptor identifiers in relation to orders being used in trading strategies. According to one example method, when a hedge order is submitted upon detecting a fill of another order, the hedge order includes one or more order descriptor identifiers ...

yuan xing Lee
Zongwang Li, Shaohua Yang, Yang Han, Hao Zhong, Yuan Xing Lee, Weijun Tan: Turbo-equalization methods for iterative decoders. LSI Corporation, Mendelsohn Drucker & Associates P C, Craig M Brown, Steve Mendelsohn, October 16, 2012: US08291299 (24 worldwide citation)

Certain embodiments of the present invention are improved turbo-equalization methods for decoding encoded codewords. In one embodiment, in global decoding iteration i, the magnitude values of all decoder-input LLR values (Lch) are adjusted based on the number b of unsatisfied check nodes in the deco ...

William H. Gates III
Gary W Flake, William H Gates III, Alexander G Gounares, W Daniel Hillis, Royce A Levien, Mark A Malamud, Craig J Mundie, Christopher D Payne, Richard F Rashid, Clarence T Tegreene, Charles Whitmer, Lowell L Wood Jr: Determining influencers. The Invention Science Fund I, October 16, 2012: US08290973 (1 worldwide citation)

The present disclosure relates generally to determining influencers in a Web 2.0 environment. More specifically, in some implementations, an influence of an electronically-accessed content on an involvement between an accessor and a third party is determined. In further implementations, a provider o ...



Stephen J Perry, Paul DiCesare, Patrick Gutelius, Mark Monroe, Jeffrey Radziunas, Roy H Sullivan: Full thickness resection device control handle. Boston Scientific Scimed, Fay Kaplun & Marcin, October 16, 2012: US08286845 (204 worldwide citation)

A control mechanism for a resectioning device, comprises a first actuator coupled to a flexible drive shaft for actuating a first mechanism when operated in a first direction and for actuating, when operated in a second direction, a second mechanism and a first lockout mechanism coupled to the first ...

George Nunez, Mohammed Ike Juman: Balloon-type actuator for surgical applications. Boston Scientific Scimed, Fay Kaplun & Marcin, October 16, 2012: US08287561 (187 worldwide citation)

An actuator for surgical applications includes an inflation fluid conduit extending from a proximal end which, when the actuator is in an operative configuration, remains outside a patient's body, to a distal end and an inflatable member coupled to the distal end of the inflation fluid conduit so th ...

Richard James Martin, Gregory Louis Bender, Thomas Wells Brignall Jr, Herbert George Jones: Advanced photoluminescent components and formulation/fabrication methods for production thereof. Afterglow, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt L, October 16, 2012: US08286378 (176 worldwide citation)

A photoluminescent device and a photoluminescent exit sign. The photoluminescent device includes a polymer matrix having a light-emitting exterior surface for emission of photoluminescent light therefrom. The photoluminescent device has a plurality of UV or visible-light excited phosphor particles i ...

Karl L Ginter, Victor H Shear, W Olin Sibert, Francis J Spahn, David M Van Wie: Systems and methods for secure transaction management and electronic rights protection. Intertrust Technologies, Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner, October 16, 2012: US08291238 (172 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides systems and methods for electronic commerce including secure transaction management and electronic rights protection. Electronic appliances such as computers employed in accordance with the present invention help to ensure that information is accessed and used only in ...

Robert A Lambourne: User interfaces for controlling and manipulating groupings in a multi-zone media system. Sonos, Hanley Flight & Zimmerman, October 16, 2012: US08290603 (161 worldwide citation)

In general, user interfaces for controlling a plurality of multimedia players in groups are disclosed. According to one aspect of the present invention, a user interface is provided to allow a user to group some of the players according to a theme or scene, where each of the players is located in a ...