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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Belgacem Haba, Wael Zohni, Richard Dewitt Crisp: Multiple die in a face down package. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, October 29, 2013: US08569884 (2 worldwide citation)

A microelectronic package includes a subassembly including a first substrate and first and second microelectronic elements having contact-bearing faces facing towards oppositely-facing first and second surfaces of the first substrate and each having contacts electrically connected with the first sub ...


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Eb Eshun
Thomas A Wallner, Ebenezer E Eshun, Daniel J Jaeger, Phung T Nguyen: Bipolar transistor integrated with metal gate CMOS devices. International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser P C, H Daniel Schnurmann, October 29, 2013: US08569840

A high-k gate dielectric layer and a metal gate layer are formed and patterned to expose semiconductor surfaces in a bipolar junction transistor region, while covering a CMOS region. A disposable material portion is formed on a portion of the exposed semiconductor surfaces in the bipolar junction tr ...


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Erwin Meinders
Erwin Rinaldo Meinders, Maria Peter, Peter Theodorus Maria Giesen, Wilhelmus Johannes Maria de Laat: System for patterning flexible foils. Nederlandse Organisatie voor Toegepast Natuurwetenschappelijk Onderzoek TNO, Maryellen Feehery Hank, Reed Smith, October 29, 2013: US08570491

According to one aspect, the invention provides a table for compensating deformation in flexible foils (1) The table comprises a supportive base (2) and a deformation compensation system (3). This system comprises a plurality of movable elements (4), supported by the base (2), wherein the movable el ...


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Ivo Koutsaroff 掘露 伊保龍
Ivoyl P Koutsaroff, Mark Vandermeulen, Andrew Cervin Lawry, Atin J Patel: Multi-level thin film capacitor on a ceramic substrate and method of manufacturing the same. BlackBerry, Guntin & Gust, Andrew Gust, October 29, 2013: US08569142

In accordance with the teachings described herein, a multi-level thin film capacitor on a ceramic substrate and method of manufacturing the same are provided. The multi-level thin film capacitor (MLC) may include at least one high permittivity dielectric layer between at least two electrode layers, ...


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Longzhi Jiang
Longzhi Jiang, Evangelos Trifon Laskaris, John Scaturro Jr, William Einziger, John Arthur Urbahn, Kathleen Melanie Amm, Jalal Zia, In Hua Xu: System and method for self-sealing a coldhead sleeve of a magnetic resonance imaging system. General Electric Company, The Small Patent Law Group, Dean D Small, October 29, 2013: US08570043

Systems and methods for self-sealing a coldhead sleeve of a magnetic resonance imaging system are provided. One coldhead sleeve arrangement includes a coldhead sleeve configured to receive therein a coldhead of an MRI system and having an open end. The coldhead sleeve arrangement also includes a sea ...


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Jingquan Li, Robert M Hussey, Justin Hnatow, Stephen Patrick Deloge: Method and system operative to process monochrome image data. Hand Held Products, Additon Higgins Pendleton & Ashe P A, October 29, 2013: US08571307 (209 worldwide citation)

A method and system operative to process monochrome image data are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method can comprise the steps of receiving monochrome image data, segmenting the input pixel values into pixel value ranges, assigning pixel positions in the lowest pixel value range an output pixel ...


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Frederick E Shelton IV, Darrel M Powell, Michael A Murray, Christopher J Hess, William B Weisenburgh II, Jerome R Morgan, Steven G Hall: Staple cartridges for forming staples having differing formed staple heights. Ethicon Endo Surgery, October 29, 2013: US08567656 (206 worldwide citation)

A staple cartridge for use with a stapling device that has an actuator that is selectively actuatable in an axial direction and an anvil portion that is selectively movable between open and closed positions is disclosed. Various embodiments of the present invention include a cartridge body that mova ...


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Victor Larson, Robert Dunham Short III, Edmund Colby Munger, Michael Williamson: Agile network protocol for secure communications using secure domain names. VirnetX, McDermott Will & Emery, October 29, 2013: US08572247 (135 worldwide citation)

A secure domain name service for a computer network is disclosed that includes a portal connected to a computer network, such as the Internet, and a domain name database connected to the computer network through the portal. The portal authenticates a query for a secure computer network address, and ...


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Michael Ficco: Broadcast advertisement adapting method and apparatus. The DIRECTV Group, October 29, 2013: US08572639 (129 worldwide citation)

Techniques of adapting an advertisement previously broadcast or in the process of being broadcast are disclosed. An advertisement selection factor is generated in order to adapt ads to a particular recipient. The advertisement selection factor can be derived from a database of information concerning ...


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Paul C Kocher, Joshua M Jaffe, Benjamin C Jun, Carter C Laren, Peter K Pearson, Nathaniel J Lawson: Reprogrammable security for controlling piracy and enabling interactive content. Irdeto USA, Hayes Soloway P C, October 29, 2013: US08571993 (127 worldwide citation)

Technologies are disclosed to transfer responsibility and control over security from player makers to content authors by enabling integration of security logic and content. An exemplary optical disc carries an encrypted digital video title combined with data processing operations that implement the ...