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Roy Want, Mark David Weiser, Anthony George LaMarca, David Goldberg: System and method for obtaining and using location specific information. Xerox Corporation, Oliff & Berridge, September 19, 2000: US06122520 (511 worldwide citation)

A location information system uses a positioning system, such as the civilian Navstar Global Positioning System (GPS), in combination with a distributed network. The location information system includes a radio transceiver for communicating to the distributed network and a GPS receiving system. The ...


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Kenneth P Fishkin, David Goldberg, Anuj Uday Gujar, Beverly L Harrison, Elizabeth D Mynatt, Maureen C Stone, Roy Want: Zoomorphic computer user interface. Xerox Company, December 12, 2000: US06160540 (263 worldwide citation)

A zoomorphic computer for controlling a computer system includes an animal or humanoid shaped shell having an attached transceiver for two way communication with a computer system. A position detecting unit determines position of the zoomorphic shell relative to the computer system, with change of p ...


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David Goldberg, David A Nichols, Scott L Minneman, Steve R Harrison: Method for controlling real-time presentation of audio/visual data on a computer system. Xerox Corporation, Townsend and Townsend and Crew, November 25, 1997: US05692213 (259 worldwide citation)

A method of recording a real-time multimedia presentation and replaying a missed portion at an accelerated rate until the missed portion catches up to the current point in the presentation. The multimedia presentation may consist of audio, video, graphics, and text. A graphical timeline is provided ...


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David Goldberg, Neil R Simon, Martha B Goldberg, Miriam D Goldberg, Benjamin M Goldberg: Localized audio networks and associated digital accessories. Syncronation, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, February 2, 2010: US07657224 (126 worldwide citation)

Individuals share music through portable audio devices that synchronously play music by transmitting music signals from one device to the other. Upon request, other individuals can join such a sharing group as a member, and these new members can either be accepted automatically, or through voting by ...


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David Goldberg: Music headphones for manual control of ambient sound. SyncroNation, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, September 20, 2011: US08023663 (113 worldwide citation)

A headphone and method for allowing manually controlled reception of ambient sound by a user. More particularly, the invention relates to a headphone for listening to an audio signal while allowing varying amounts of ambient sound to the user. In one aspect, the headphone comprises a manually-contro ...


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David Goldberg, Benjamin Goldberg, Martha Goldberg, Miriam Goldberg, Neil Simon: Method and apparatus for creating and managing clusters of mobile audio devices. SyncroNation, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, March 29, 2011: US07917082 (110 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a method and apparatus for controlling access of a mobile audio device to a cluster of compatible devices. More particularly, the invention pertains to a method to establish communications between a portable audio player and one or more audio players within a cluster. By way ...


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David Goldberg, Jim Sears: Apparatus for playing of synchronized video between wireless devices. Syncronation, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, October 6, 2009: US07599685 (106 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus is disclosed for the shared playing of video by a first video player and a second video player. More particularly, the invention relates to a method for playing a video signal on a first portable video player synchronously with the same video signal on a second portable video ...


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David Goldberg, Neil Simon: Modular interunit transmitter-receiver for a portable audio device. SyncroNation, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, March 29, 2011: US07916877 (103 worldwide citation)

The invention pertains to a modular inter-unit transmitter/receiver for a portable audio device such as an MP3 player, a handheld device for playback of audio signals, a telephone, etc. More particularly, the unit is configured for an audio player device to enable the player device for wireless tran ...


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David Goldberg, Benjamin Goldberg, Martha Goldberg, Miriam Goldberg: Music distribution system for mobile audio player devices. SyncroNation, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, January 4, 2011: US07865137 (102 worldwide citation)

The present invention discloses a method for distributing music to members of a music sharing group. In one aspect, the method can include identifying a mobile audio player device that introduces a music selection to another mobile audio player device. A signal comprising the music selection, a musi ...


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Douglas B Terry, David Goldberg, David A Nichols, Brian M Oki: Conversion of queries to monotonically increasing incremental form to continuously query a append only database. Xerox Corporation, February 27, 1996: US05495600 (83 worldwide citation)

To produce a continuous query for an append-only database, a client defined query first is converted into its minimal bounding non-decreasing monotone (hereinafter referred to as "monotonic increasing" query. This monotonic query, in turn, is converted into an incremental query, The resulting monoto ...