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CREDIBILITY ENHANCEMENT FOR ONLINE COMMENTS AND RECOMMENDATIONS. August 31, 2017: US20170249687-A1

One embodiment provides a method for determining credibility of a user in recommending an object. The method comprises monitoring activity relating to an object in an online network, and determining a baseline of activity for the object based on the activity monitored. In response to detecting a use ...


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EICOSAPENTAENOIC ACID-PRODUCING MICROORGANISMS, FATTY ACID COMPOSITIONS, AND METHODS OF MAKING AND USES THEREOF. August 31, 2017: US20170245523-A1

The present invention is directed to isolated microorganisms as well as strains and mutants thereof, biomasses, microbial oils, compositions, and cultures; methods of producing the microbial oils, biomasses, and mutants; and methods of using the isolated microorganisms, biomasses, and microbial oils ...


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ENDOSCOPE. OLYMPUS CORPORATION, August 31, 2017: US20170245738-A1

A dividing wall member is provided inside a specific bending piece selected from a plurality of bending pieces, an internal space of the bending piece is divided by the dividing wall member into a first space that opens corresponding to one rotating shaft, of rotating shafts that form a left and rig ...


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ENDOSCOPE APPARATUS. OLYMPUS CORPORATION, August 31, 2017: US20170245746-A1

An endoscope apparatus includes alight source, a bendable insertion section to be inserted into an observation target, a light guide path which is provided in the insertion section and which guides light emitted from the light source, an illumination light emitter which is provided at the distal end ...


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CONTROLLING FLOW OF BLACK POWDER IN HYDROCARBON PIPELINES. August 31, 2017: US20170246645-A1

Black powder flowing with hydrocarbons in a hydrocarbon pipeline is converted into a magnetorheological slurry by implementing wet scrubbing in the hydrocarbon pipeline. A flow of the magnetorheological slurry through the hydrocarbon pipeline is controlled.


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METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR SUSPENDING VEHICLES. Fox Factory, August 31, 2017: US20170246927-A1

A method and apparatus for a shock absorber for a vehicle having a gas spring with first and second gas chambers, wherein the first chamber is utilized during a first travel portion of the shock absorber and the first and second chambers are both utilized during a second portion of travel. In one em ...


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METHOD OF CONTROLLING DAMPER CLUTCH THROUGH LEARNING. HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY, August 31, 2017: US20170248179-A1

Disclosed is a method of controlling a damper clutch through learning. A controller determines whether a driving condition of a vehicle is a condition where a predetermined selected fluid pressure value is desired. When necessary learning conditions are satisfied, the controller applies a control cu ...


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VARIABLE FORCE EXOSKELETON HIP JOINT. August 31, 2017: US20170246740-A1

An adjustable force exoskeleton hip joint system. The system includes a hip joint. The hip joint includes a first member rotatable about a hip joint rotation axis, the first member configured to be coupled to one of a lower body link or an upper body link. The hip joint further includes a second mem ...


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PASSENGER SEAT. Zodiac Seats US, August 31, 2017: US20170246972-A1

Described are passenger seat assemblies including spreaders with a transitional region having a forward surface with a radius of curvature of about 3.5 to 3.7 inches and an aft surface with an angular profile configured so that the aft surface is located forward of a plane formed by a surface of the ...


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FILM SEALING AND WRAPPING MACHINE WITH ROTARY CUT AND SEAL JAW. August 31, 2017: US20170246754-A1

The film sealing and wrapping machine with a rotary cut and seal jaw is provided. The rotary cut and seal jaw has an internal sliding mechanism which provides for smooth and quiet operation. The rotational speed of the jaw may be varied to increase through put and to provide for a title bag around p ...



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