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Ian B Hanson, Paul F Bente IV: Alignment systems and methods. Medtronic MiniMed, Foley & Lardner, November 13, 2012: US08308679 (96 worldwide citation)

A delivery system for delivering fluidic media may include a second housing configured to be selectively operatively engaged with and disengaged from a first housing portion adapted to be carried by a user. One of the housing portions may support a reservoir for containing fluidic media and a plunge ...


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Steven Nielsen, Curtis Chambers, Jeffrey Farr, Tony Davani: Locating equipment communicatively coupled to or equipped with a mobile/portable device. Certusview Technologies, Foley & Lardner, Joseph Teja Jr, November 13, 2012: US08311765 (94 worldwide citation)

Locating and/or marking equipment, such as a locate transmitter or locate receiver, a marking device, or a combined locate and marking device, may be communicatively coupled to and/or equipped with a mobile/portable device (e.g., a mobile phone, personal digital assistant or other portable computing ...


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William J Gauvin: Method and apparatus for securing documents using a position dependent file system. Symantec Corporation, McKay and Hodgson, Serge J Hodgson, Sean P Lewis, November 13, 2012: US08312064 (93 worldwide citation)

Access to information or a document is secured by a central global positioning authority that evaluates access requests in accordance with predefined policies. One component of an access request includes location information regarding at least one of the requesting entity and location of the request ...


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Xiao Ping Yang: Compact multi-element antenna with phase shift. Airgain, Clause Eight IPS, Michael Catania, November 13, 2012: US08310402 (89 worldwide citation)

A phased array antenna system includes a first radiation element that is made of a material and has a length selected to resonate at a desired frequency. A phase-shift element is coupled to one end of the first radiation element. A second radiation element is coupled to the end of the phase-shift el ...


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Christoph Alme: Systems, apparatus, and methods for detecting malware. McAfee, Wong Cabello Lutsch Rutherford & Brucculeri, November 13, 2012: US08312546 (87 worldwide citation)

Various embodiments, including a method comprising creating a first fuzzy fingerprint of a known malware file, the first fuzzy fingerprint including a first set of calculated complexity approximations and weightings for each of a plurality of blocks within the known malware file, creating a second f ...


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Johannes Bartholomaus, Heinrich Kugelmann, Elisabeth Arkenau Marić: Abuse-proofed dosage form. Grunenthal, Norris McLaughlin & Marcus P A, November 13, 2012: US08309060 (86 worldwide citation)

An abuse-proofed, thermoformed dosage form containing, in addition to one or more active ingredients with abuse potential optionally together with physiologically acceptable auxiliary substances, at least one synthetic or natural polymer with a breaking strength of at least 500 N and to a process fo ...


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Shunpei Yamazaki, Masayuki Sakakura, Ryosuke Watanabe, Junichiro Sakata, Kengo Akimoto, Akiharu Miyanaga, Takuya Hirohashi, Hideyuki Kishida: Semiconductor device, display device, and electronic appliance. Semiconductor Energy Laboratory, Fish & Richardson P C, November 13, 2012: US08309961 (84 worldwide citation)

In a channel protected thin film transistor in which a channel formation region is formed using an oxide semiconductor, an oxide semiconductor layer which is dehydrated or dehydrogenated by a heat treatment is used as an active layer, a crystal region including nanocrystals is included in a superfic ...


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Shelten Gee Jao Yuen, James Park, Eric Nathan Friedman: Portable monitoring devices and methods of operating same. Fitbit, Neil A Steinberg, November 13, 2012: US08311769 (78 worldwide citation)

A portable monitoring device to calculate a number of stairs or flights of stairs traversed by the user, in one aspect, comprising a housing having a physical size and shape that is adapted to couple to the body of the user, a motion sensor, disposed in the housing, to sample motion of the user in r ...


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Shelten Gee Jao Yuen, James Park, Eric Nathan Friedman: Portable monitoring devices and methods of operating same. Fitbit, Neil A Steinberg, November 13, 2012: US08311770 (77 worldwide citation)

An activity monitoring system, in one aspect, comprises a portable activity monitoring device comprising a housing having a physical size and shape that is adapted to couple to the user's body; a motion sensor, disposed in the housing, to detect motion of a user and to generate data representative t ...


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Takayuki Iwai, Shuso Fujii, Shinji Miyano: Semiconductor memory device. Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba, Turocy & Watson, November 13, 2012: US08310884 (77 worldwide citation)

A sense amplifier circuit senses and amplifies a signal read from memory cells arranged at intersections of word-lines and bit-lines. A write circuit reads first data held in a first memory cell of the memory cells, and writes second data corresponding to the first data in a second memory cell diffe ...