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David Sherrer
David W Sherrer, John J Fisher: Coaxial waveguide microstructures having an active device and methods of formation thereof. Nuvotronics, Niels Haun, Dann Dorfman Herrell & Skillman PC, June 3, 2014: US08742874 (13 worldwide citation)

Provided are coaxial waveguide microstructures. The microstructures include a substrate and a coaxial waveguide disposed above the substrate. The coaxial waveguide includes: a center conductor; an outer conductor including one or more walls, spaced apart from and disposed around the center conductor ...


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Belgacem Haba Belgacem (Bel) Haba
Ilyas Mohammed, Belgacem Haba, Cyprian Uzoh, Piyush Savalia, Vage Oganesian: High density three-dimensional integrated capacitors. Tessera, Lerner David Littenberg Krumholz & Mentlik, June 3, 2014: US08742541 (1 worldwide citation)

A capacitor can include a substrate having a first surface, a second surface remote from the first surface, and a through opening extending between the first and second surfaces, first and second metal elements, and a capacitor dielectric layer separating and insulating the first and second metal el ...


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Simon Rowe
Simon Rowe: Pre-loaded identifiers to identify media content for mobile devices using captured audio. Google, Shumaker & Sieffert P A, June 3, 2014: US08745172 (1 worldwide citation)

In general, embodiments of the present disclosure are directed to techniques for determining a user's potential exposure to defined audio content (e.g., television and audio advertisements) using a mobile device. In one example, a method includes receiving first audio content. The method further inc ...


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Steven Jobs
Steven Jobs, Freddy A Anzures, Mike Matas, Gregory N Christie, Patrick Coffman: Advertisement in operating system. Apple, Novak Druce Connolly Bove Quigg, June 3, 2014: US08744951 (1 worldwide citation)

Among other disclosures, an operating system presents one or more advertisements to a user and disables one or more functions while the advertisement is being presented. At the end of the advertisement, the operating system again enables the function(s). The advertisement can be visual or audible. T ...


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Michael T Benhase, Binny S Gill, Lokesh M Gupta, Matthew J Kalos: Using an attribute of a write request to determine where to cache data in a storage system having multiple caches including non-volatile storage cache in a sequential access storage device. International Business Machines Corporation, Konrad Raynes Davda & Victor, David W Victor, June 3, 2014: US08745325

Provided are a computer program product, system, and method for using an attribute of a write request to determine where to cache data in a storage system having multiple caches including non-volatile storage cache in a sequential access storage device. Received modified tracks are cached in the non ...


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Michael T Benhase, Binny S Gill, Lokesh M Gupta, Matthew J Kalos: Cache management of tracks in a first cache and a second cache for a storage. International Business Machines Corporation, Konrad Raynes Davda & Victor, David W Victor, June 3, 2014: US08745332

Provided a computer program product, system, and method for cache management of tracks in a first cache and a second cache for a storage. The first cache maintains modified and unmodified tracks in the storage subject to Input/Output (I/O) requests. Modified and unmodified tracks are demoted from th ...


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yuan xing Lee
George Mathew, Shaohua Yang, Yuan Xing Lee, Hongwei Song: Systems and methods for determining noise components in a signal set. LSI Corporation, Hamilton DeSanctis & Cha, June 3, 2014: US08743936

Various embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for estimating noise components in a received signal set. For example, one embodiment of the present invention provides a noise estimation circuit that includes a data detector circuit and a noise component calculation circuit. ...


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yuan xing Lee
Shaohua Yang, Weijun Tan, Yuan Xing Lee: Systems and methods for multilevel media defect detection. LSI Corporation, Hamilton DeSanctis & Cha, June 3, 2014: US08745439

Various embodiments of the present invention provide systems and methods for deriving data from a defective media region. As an example, a method for deriving data from a defective media region is disclosed that includes providing a storage medium and performing a media defect detection that indicat ...


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David M Wilz Sr: Laser scanning bar code symbol reading system having intelligent scan sweep angle adjustment capabilities over the working range of the system for optimized bar code symbol reading performance. Metrologic Instruments, Additon Higgins Pendleton & Ashe P A, June 3, 2014: US08740082 (173 worldwide citation)

Method of and system for reading bar code symbols a laser scanning bar code symbol reading system having the capacity to intelligently control the scan sweep angle of a laser scanning beam in a user-transparent and intuitive manner. In the event that two or more bar code symbol indications are repre ...


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John A Furlong, Mark Jose Antonio Hernandez, Craig Koch, James Nahill, Charles Joseph Cunningham IV, Sean Philip Kearney, Taylor Smith: System having imaging assembly for use in output of image data. Honeywell International, Additon Higgins Pendleton & Ashe P A, June 3, 2014: US08740085 (173 worldwide citation)

A system in one embodiment is operative to attempt to decode decodable indicia. The system can include an imaging assembly and a display. The display can be operative to display image data output utilizing the imaging assembly.