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Swaminathan Sivasubramanian, David R Richardson, Bradley E Marshall: Content delivery reconciliation. Amazon Technologies, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 5, 2015: US09026616 (68 worldwide citation)

A system and method for management and processing of resource requests are provided. A content delivery network service provider receives a DNS query from a client computing device corresponding to a requested resource from the client computing device. The content delivery network service provider a ...


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Jayavel Pachamuthu, Johann Alsmeier, Raghuveer S Makala, Yao Sheng Lee: High aspect ratio memory hole channel contact formation. SanDisk Technologies, The Marbury Law Group PLLC, May 5, 2015: US09023719 (66 worldwide citation)

A method of fabricating a semiconductor device, such as a three-dimensional monolithic NAND memory string, includes etching a select gate electrode over a first gate insulating layer over a substrate to form an opening, forming a second gate insulating layer over the sidewalls of the opening, formin ...


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Kartik Venkataraman, Semyon Nisenzon, Dan Lelescu: Systems and methods for decoding light field image files having depth and confidence maps. Pelican Imaging Corporation, KPPB, May 5, 2015: US09025894 (64 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods in accordance with embodiments of the invention are configured to render images using light field image files containing an image synthesized from light field image data and metadata describing the image that includes a depth map. One embodiment of the invention includes a proces ...


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Kartik Venkataraman, Semyon Nisenzon, Dan Lelescu: Systems and methods for decoding refocusable light field image files. Pelican Imaging Corporation, KPPB, May 5, 2015: US09025895 (62 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods in accordance with embodiments of the invention are configured to render images using light field image files containing an image synthesized from light field image data and metadata describing the image that includes a depth map. One embodiment of the invention includes a proces ...


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Fred Alokozai, Robert Brennan Milligan: Process gas management for an inductively-coupled plasma deposition reactor. ASM IP Holdings, Snell & Wilmer, May 5, 2015: US09021985 (62 worldwide citation)

Embodiments related to hardware and methods for processing a semiconductor substrate are disclosed. One example film deposition reactor includes a process gas distributor including a plasma gas-feed inlet located to supply plasma gas to a plasma generation region within the film deposition reactor a ...


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Julien Beynet, Ivo Raaijmakers, Atsuki Fukazawa: Method for forming conformal, homogeneous dielectric film by cyclic deposition and heat treatment. ASM IP Holding, Snell & Wilmer, May 5, 2015: US09023737 (60 worldwide citation)

A method for forming a conformal, homogeneous dielectric film includes: forming a conformal dielectric film in trenches and/or holes of a substrate by cyclic deposition using a gas containing a silicon and a carbon, nitrogen, halogen, hydrogen, and/or oxygen, in the absence of a porogen gas; and hea ...


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Scott Dixon: Edge navigation user interface. Amazon Technologies, Lee & Hayes PLLC, May 5, 2015: US09026932 (54 worldwide citation)

A user interface for a touch-screen display of a computing device is described. The user interface has an edge navigation feature designed to facilitate navigation through digital content items, such as electronic books, in response to user input received via the touch-screen display. This navigatio ...


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S James P Spottiswoode, Zia Chishti: Call mapping systems and methods using bayesian mean regression (BMR). Satmap International Holdings, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, May 5, 2015: US09025757 (47 worldwide citation)

A method, system and program product, the method comprising: determining a distribution of real agent performance from previous real agent performance data; determining a set of hypothetical agents with respective hypothetical agent performances APi ranging from a worst performance to a best perform ...


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Assaf Natanzon, Arieh Don, David Meiri: Using I/O track information for continuous push with splitter for storage device. EMC Corporation, Daly Crowley Mofford & Durkee, May 5, 2015: US09026696 (40 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus for eliminating the need for a complete synchronization due to failure of a data protection appliance in a continuous data protection system having a replication splitter. In one embodiment, a continuous data protection system includes a source side having a source side storage ...


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Michael R Kay, Andrew F Folkmann, Nadim Khlat, Philippe Gorisse: Dual parallel amplifier based DC-DC converter. RF Micro Devices, Withrow & Terranova P L L C, May 5, 2015: US09024688 (40 worldwide citation)

A direct current (DC)-DC converter, which includes switching circuitry, a first parallel amplifier, and a second parallel amplifier, is disclosed. The switching circuitry has a switching circuitry output. The first parallel amplifier has a first feedback input and a first parallel amplifier output. ...