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Ted H Clark, Steven C Malisewski, Patrick R Cooper, William Caldwell Crosswy, Larry J Crochet: System for automatic synchronization of common file between portable computer and host computer via communication channel selected from a plurality of usable channels there between. Compaq Computer Corporation, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, September 9, 1997: US05666530 (460 worldwide citation)

A handheld computer which contains an LCD display having a digitizing surface to allow pen input. Internal storage takes several forms, such as a large flash ROM area, battery-backed up RAM and an optional hard disk drive. Several alternative communication paths are available, such as the previously ...


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Ted H Clark, Steven C Malisewski, Patrick R Cooper, William Caldwell Crosswy, Larry J Crochet: System for automatic synchronization of common file between portable computer and host computer via communication channel selected from a plurality of usable channels therebetween. Compaq Computer Corporation, Sharp Comfort & Merrett P C, July 27, 1999: US05928329 (254 worldwide citation)

A handheld computer which contains an LCD display having a digitizing surface to allow pen input. Internal storage takes several forms, such as a large flash ROM area, battery-backed up RAM and an optional hard disk drive. Several alternative communication paths are available, such as the previously ...


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Randall L Hess, Patrick R Cooper, Armando Interiano, Joseph F Freiman: Battery charge monitor and fuel gauge. Compaq Computer, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, May 24, 1994: US05315228 (89 worldwide citation)

A battery charge controller and fuel gauge which accurately monitors the voltage, temperature, and charge and discharge current of a rechargeable battery, and calculates the battery's charge capacity and charge level. Each time the battery is fully discharged, any calculated charge level remaining i ...


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Hung Quang Le, Patrick R Cooper: Programming memory devices through the parallel port of a computer system. Compaq Computer Corporation, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, March 17, 1998: US05729683 (72 worldwide citation)

A controller circuit that controls the transfer of a computer operating system from a host computer into a hand-held computer system through the parallel port without the need of intervention from the microprocessor. The operating system is loaded into flash memory devices located in the hand-held c ...


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Patrick R Cooper, David J DeLisle, Hung Q Le: Computer system and method for replacing obsolete or corrupt boot code contained within reprogrammable memory with new boot code supplied from an external source through a data port. Compaq Computer Corporation, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, September 8, 1998: US05805882 (63 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the invention, a computer system is provided with a flash read-only-memory (ROM), a microcontroller and a data port. The microcontroller initially owns the flash ROM. The microcontroller further has a separate ROM upon which it can execute boot-up instructions. After booting up, t ...


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Ted H Clark, Steven C Malisewski, Patrick R Cooper, William Caldwell Crosswy, Larry J Crochet: System for automatic synchronization of common file between portable computer and host computer via communication channel established with user approval of charge to be incurred. Compaq Computer Corporation, Sharp Comfort & Merrett P C, November 13, 2001: US06317797 (62 worldwide citation)

A handheld computer which contains an LCD display having a digitizing surface to allow pen input. Internal storage takes several forms, such as a large flash ROM area, battery-backed up RAM and an optional hard disk drive. Several alternative communication paths are available, such as the previously ...


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Patrick R Cooper, William C Hallowell, Mark S Tracy, Curtis Progl, Minh H Nguyen: Apparatus, method and system for thermal management of an electronic system having semiconductor devices. Compaq Computer Corporation, Paul N Katz, Frohwitter, May 2, 2000: US06058012 (61 worldwide citation)

A thermal management controller to regulate the operating temperature of high speed, high circuit density semiconductor dice in an electronic product. The thermal management controller monitors the temperature of a heat sink in thermal contact with the high speed, high circuit density semiconductor ...


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Armando Interiano, Randall L Hess, Patrick R Cooper, Joseph F Freiman: Battery charge monitor to determine fast charge termination. Compaq Computer Corporation, Pravel Gambrell Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, April 6, 1993: US05200689 (47 worldwide citation)

A battery charge controller and fuel gauge which accurately monitors the voltage, temperature, and charge and discharge current of a rechargeable battery, and calculates the battery's charge capacity and charge level. Each time the battery is fully discharged, any calculated charge level remaining i ...


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John Vivian, Patrick R Cooper, Ronald B Higgins, John A Harlan, Paul M Perry, Juan B Vallhonrat, Donald P Golden Jr: Large-volume, high-speed data processor. Litton Resources Systems, William A Knox, August 23, 1983: US04400778 (30 worldwide citation)

A data processing system having an architecture that will allow high-speed direct device-to-device data transfers without the necessity of first detouring the data through a computer memory. The system consists of a host computer and a remote signal processing subsystem connected thereto. A Direct D ...


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Drew S Johnson, Randall L Hess, Patrick R Cooper: Personal computer with CMOS memory not having a separate battery. Compaq Computer Corporation, Pravel Hewitt Kimball & Krieger, July 30, 1996: US05542077 (16 worldwide citation)

A computer system which utilizes a CMOS memory/RTC and does not have a separate battery for powering the CMOS memory/RTC. A serial EEPROM is utilized to maintain the contents of the CMOS memory. When the computer is entered into a setup mode and the CMOS information is to be saved, it is saved to bo ...