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Bruce Tognazzini: Portable calendaring device having perceptual agent managing calendar entries. Sun Microsystems, McDermott Will & Emery, August 4, 1998: US05790974 (677 worldwide citation)

A personal calendaring system includes a portable calendaring system and a complementary office calendar system, each synchronizing calendar entries by two-way wireless transmission. The portable calendaring system includes a GPS receiver interface providing location data. The office calendar system ...


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Bruce Tognazzini: Digital delivery of receipts. Sun Microsystems, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, April 14, 1998: US05739512 (334 worldwide citation)

Digital delivery of receipts overcomes many of the problems associated with paper receipts. Digital receipts can be delivered over a properitary or over an open network such as the Internet. They can be uploaded to a smart card. They can be standardized in format to facilitate automated processing. ...


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Bruce Tognazzini: Computer system for enabling radio listeners/television watchers to obtain advertising information. Sun Microsystems, Lowe Price LeBlanc & Becker, January 13, 1998: US05708478 (270 worldwide citation)

A computer implemented method captures advertiser information received from an audio or video signal. The method includes the steps of receiving an incoming video or audio signal, determining whether the incoming video or audio signal includes advertisement specific data of an advertiser, and captur ...


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Bruce Tognazzini: Emergency locator device transmitting location data by wireless telephone communications. Sun Microsystems, McDermott Will & Emery, June 22, 1999: US05914675 (161 worldwide citation)

A portable emergency locator device includes a global positioning system (GPS) receiver generating location data and a wireless telephone transceiver for transmitting the location data as digital data to a called station during a two-way voice conversation via a wireless telephone network (cellular, ...


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Bruce Tognazzini: GPS collision avoidance system. Sun Microsystems, McDermott Will & Emery, February 16, 1999: US05872526 (143 worldwide citation)

A collision avoidance system for a plurality of vehicles equipped with GPS receivers, each broadcasting current location information to other vehicles and receiving and displaying location information from other vehicles, enables a vehicle operator to be aware of the location of the other vehicles. ...


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Bruce Tognazzini, Jakob Nielsen, Robert Glass: Method and apparatus for eyetrack-driven text enlargement. Sun Microsystems, Daniel B Curtis, March 24, 1998: US05731805 (114 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, methods, systems and computer program products are disclosed that automatically expands the computer displayed information that interests a computer user. Thus making the information easier for the user to see. The computer detects which area on a display device has the user's interest by ...


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Bruce Tognazzini, Jakob Nielsen, Robert Glass: Method and apparatus for eyetrack-driven information retrieval. Sun Microsystems, McDermott Will & Emery, March 23, 1999: US05886683 (111 worldwide citation)

Apparatus, methods, systems and computer program products are disclosed that determines what information presented on a computer display screen to a user most interests the user. The invention uses this information to correlate the topics of the displayed information and the user's interest to selec ...


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Bruce Tognazzini: System for displaying the characteristics, position, velocity and acceleration of nearby vehicles on a moving-map. Sun Microsystems, McDermott Will & Emery, May 25, 1999: US05907293 (109 worldwide citation)

Proximity radar mounted in a vehicle determines the location of other vehicles. Other vehicles detect their own positions and broadcast those positions to all surrounding vehicles. Vehicle position data is plotted on a moving map so the driver can see the location of other vehicles, in some cases wi ...


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Bruce Tognazzini: On-demand, multi-language business card printer. Sun Microsystems, McDermott Will & Emery, October 29, 2002: US06473728 (96 worldwide citation)

A computer driven hand held business card printer contains in memory a plurality of different language versions in which the card is printed is selectable, prior to printing. A plurality of different types of cards each with plural language versions may be accommodated. Card content in the various l ...


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Bruce Tognazzini: Electronic newspaper vending machine. Sun Microsystems, McDermott Will & Emery, September 25, 2001: US06295482 (77 worldwide citation)

A newspaper vending machine is equipped with a computerized control and an infrared (IR) communications transceiver. A user equipped with an IR transceiver may download an electronic copy of an article, an electronic copy of the newspaper itself or a network address where these may be obtained. The ...