Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Vage Oganesian: Edge connect wafer level stacking. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, April 23, 2013: US08426957 (2 worldwide citation)

A stacked microelectronic assembly includes a first stacked subassembly and a second stacked subassembly overlying a portion of the first stacked subassembly. Each stacked subassembly includes at least a respective first microelectronic element having a face and a respective second microelectronic e ...

Bahman Qawami
Mei Yan, Robert C Chang, Farshid Sabet Sharghi, Po Yuan, Bahman Qawami: Memory device upgrade. SanDisk Technologies, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, April 23, 2013: US08428649 (2 worldwide citation)

Technology for replacing a first storage unit operatively coupled to a device is provided. Content of the first storage unit is sent to a new storage unit that serves as the replacement of the first storage unit. In one embodiment, the content is first sent to a trusted third-party server and then t ...

James Kraemer Ph.D.
Paul L Brackett, Robert R Friedlander, Anne O Jackson, James R Kraemer: Populating a task directed community in a complex heterogeneous environment based on non-linear attributes of a paradigmatic cohort member. International Business Machines Corporation, John R Pivnichny, Law Office of Jim Boice, April 23, 2013: US08429182 (1 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented method, system, and/or computer program product defines a paradigmatic member of a first task directed community. Non-linear attributes of each member of the first task directed community having a first agenda are identified. Each of the non-linear attributes is individually u ...

Benjamin Mattes
Benjamin R Mattes, Phillip N Adams, Dali Yang, Lori A Brown, Andrei G Fadeev, Ian D Norris: Spinning, doping, dedoping and redoping polyaniline fiber. Santa Fe Science and Technology, Samuel M Freund, Cochran Freund & Young, April 23, 2013: US08425822

A composition of matter suitable for spinning polyaniline fiber, a method for spinning electrically conductive polyaniline fiber, a method for exchanging dopants in polyaniline fibers, and methods for dedoping and redoping polyaniline fibers are described.

Bahman Qawami
Fabrice Jogand Coulomb, Bahman Qawami, Farshid Sabet Sharghi: System and method for receiving digital content. Sandisk Technologies, Toler Law Group PC, April 23, 2013: US08429755

A method and system for conducting a transaction involving digital content is provided. The system includes, a first user of a first mobile device connected to a network; a second user of a second mobile device connected to the network; a MNO that is functionally coupled to the first mobile device a ...

Maged Beshai
Maged E Beshai: Scalable optical-core network. Rockstar Consortium US, Guerin & Rodriguez, April 23, 2013: US08428071 (3 worldwide citation)

A network comprising a large number of electronic edge nodes interconnected through bufferless optical switch planes so that a signal from any edge node to any other edge node traverses only one switch plane scales to a capacity of hundreds of petabits per second while providing global geographic co ...

Gregory Mark Rueblinger, Kai Wang, Daniel J Olson, Mikhail L Veksland: Trigger mechanism for hand held devices. Metrologic Instruments, Summa Additon & Ashe P A, April 23, 2013: US08424768 (267 worldwide citation)

A trigger mechanism with soft stops and associated method for activating a switch in a device or apparatus. The trigger mechanism includes a trigger receptacle, a trigger disposed in the trigger receptacle and movable between an un-actuated and an actuated position by a user depressing the trigger, ...

David C Racenet, Ralph Stearns, Philip Roy, John W Beardsley, Lee Ann Olson: Surgical stapling device with independent tip rotation. Covidien, April 23, 2013: US08424739 (237 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling device is disclosed which includes a handle assembly, an endoscopic body portion and a tool assembly. The tool assembly is rotatably and pivotally supported on a distal end of the endoscopic body portion. A tool assembly rotation mechanism is provided which includes a rotation kn ...

Frederick E Shelton IV, Chad P Boudreaux, Richard W Timm: Surgical instrument having a directional switching mechanism. Ethicon Endo Surgery, April 23, 2013: US08424740 (234 worldwide citation)

A surgical instrument including a switching mechanism which allows a surgeon to selectively advance or retract a staple driver, cutting member, and/or other movable member within a staple cartridge. In various embodiments, the surgical instrument can include a handle, a trigger operatively coupled t ...

Paul A Scirica: Rotating knob locking mechanism for surgical stapling device. Covidien, April 23, 2013: US08424737 (202 worldwide citation)

A surgical stapling device having a rotating knob locking mechanism, and a method of using the surgical stapling device is disclosed. The surgical stapling device includes a housing, an actuation member, an elongated body portion rotatably supported on the housing, and a locking mechanism for preven ...