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James A Meek: Navigation system remote control unit with data caddy functionality. Navigation Technologies Corporation, Frank J Kozak, Lawrence M Kaplan, January 30, 2001: US06182006 (276 worldwide citation)

An improved remote control unit for an in-vehicle navigation system and methods for use thereof. The improved remote control unit includes a re-writable data storage memory and a data reception interface through which data from an external computing device can be transmitted to the remote control un ...


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Vijaya S Israni, Richard A Ashby, Paul M Bouzide, John C Jasper, Robert P Fernekes, Gregory M Nyczak, Nicholas E Smith, David S Lampert, James A Meek, Aaron I Crane: System and method for use and storage of geographic data on physical media. Navigation Technologies Corporation, Frank J Kozak, Lawrence M Kaplan, October 19, 1999: US05968109 (184 worldwide citation)

An improved method and system for storage of geographic data on physical storage media. The geographic data are stored in a manner that facilitates and enhances use and access of the data by various navigation application functions in navigation systems that use the data. The geographic data include ...


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Richard A Ashby, Paul M Bouzide, Srinivasa Doddapaneni, Robert P Fernekes, Matthew Friederich, Vijaya S Israni, John C Jasper, Asta Kavakh, William McDonough, James A Meek, Senthil K Natesan, Nicholas E Smith: Segment aggregation in a geographic database and methods for use thereof in a navigation application. Navigation Technologies Corporation, Frank J Kozak, Larry M Kaplan, March 14, 2000: US06038559 (110 worldwide citation)

A geographic database for use with a navigation application program that provides navigation features to an end-user. The geographic database includes data entities that represent segments of roads and additionally includes data entities that represent aggregations of segments of roads. The data ent ...


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Vijaya S Israni, Richard A Ashby, Paul M Bouzide, John C Jasper, Robert P Fernekes, Gregory M Nyczak, Nicholas E Smith, David S Lampert, James A Meek, Aaron I Crane: System and method for use and storage of geographic data on physical media. Navteq North America, Grace L O Brien, Frank J Kozak, Jon D Shutter, March 27, 2007: US07197500 (88 worldwide citation)

An improved method and system for storage of data that represent geographic features in a region. The data are organized into parcels each of which contains data that represent those geographic features that are located within a separate one of a plurality of rectangular areas into the region is div ...


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Matthew Friederich, James A Meek: Method and system for compressing data and a geographic database formed therewith and methods for use thereof in a navigation application program. Navigation Technologies, Frank J Kozak, Jon D Shutter, Lawrence M Kaplan, May 21, 2002: US06393149 (42 worldwide citation)

A data compression method and system that include the substitution of a substring of data characters located at a first position in a stream of data characters with a substitution code. The substitution code includes a reference to a previous position in the stream of data characters at which is loc ...


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James A Meek, Richard A Ashby, David S Lampert: Method and system for representation and use of shape information in geographic databases. Navigation Technologies Corporation, Frank J Kozak, Lawrence M Kaplan, February 22, 2000: US06029173 (41 worldwide citation)

A system and method for storing data in a computer-readable database to represent curved geographic features. The database can be used in a navigation system. A computable function is used to define a curved line that represents the curved geographic feature. The computable function may be a polynom ...


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James A Meek, Paul Crowley, Paul M Bouzide: Method and system for providing navigation systems with updated geographic data. Navigation Technologies Corporation, Frank J Kozak, Lawrence M Kaplan, September 19, 2000: US06121924 (41 worldwide citation)

A system and method for providing updated geographic data for use by a navigation application program. The navigation application program is at a first version level and uses geographic data in a geographic database. An updated geographic database is provided to the navigation application program. T ...


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Michael Livshutz, Richard A Ashby, Paul M Bouzide, Srinivasa Doddapaneni, Robert P Fernekes, Matthew Friederich, Vijaya S Israni, John C Jasper, Asta Kavakh, William McDonough, James A Meek, Senthil K Natesan, Nicholas E Smith: Segment aggregation and interleaving of data types in a geographic database and methods for use thereof in a navigation application. Navigation Technologies, Frank J Kozak, Lawrence M Kaplan, January 14, 2003: US06507850 (31 worldwide citation)

A geographic database for use with a navigation application program that provides navigation features to an end-user. The geographic database includes a plurality of data records of a first type and a plurality of data records of a second type. The plurality of records of the first type are organize ...


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James A Meek: Method and system for forming, storing and using sets of data values. Navigation Technologies, Frank J Kozak, Jon D Shutter, Lawrence M Kaplan, October 1, 2002: US06460046 (31 worldwide citation)

A data construction for storing data efficiently and a method for forming and using the data construction is disclosed. The method comprises representing a set of actual data values from an original source of data with an alternative representation. One or more parameters of a formula are determined ...


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Michael Livshutz, Vijaya S Israni, Richard A Ashby, Paul M Bouzide, Srinivasa Doddapaneni, Robert P Fernekes, Matthew Friederich, John C Jasper, Asta Kavakh, William McDonough, James A Meek, Senthil K Natesan, Nicholas E Smith: Segment aggregation and interleaving of data types in a geographic database and methods for use thereof in a navigation application. Navigation Technologies, Frank J Kozak, Jon D Shutter, Lawrence M Kaplan, October 29, 2002: US06473770 (29 worldwide citation)

A geographic database for use with a navigation application program that provides navigation features to an end-user. The geographic database includes a plurality of data records of a first type and a plurality of data records of a second type. The plurality of records of the first type are organize ...