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Fabrice Florin, Michael Buettner, Glenn Corey, Janey Fritsche, Peter Maresca, Peter Miller, Bill Purdy, Stuart Sharpe, Nick West: Method and apparatus for audio-visual interface for the display of multiple levels of information on a display. Apple Computer, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, January 14, 1997: US05594509 (701 worldwide citation)

An interactive audio-visual (A/V) transceiver is advantageously coupled to a television and/or telephone (T/T) cable, a TV, a video recorder (VCR), and other A/V devices. The A/V transceiver switches data between a program/service provider and the connected A/V devices. In one embodiment, the transc ...


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Fabrice Florin, Michael Buettner, Glenn Corey, Janey Fritsche, Peter Maresca, Peter Miller, Bill Purdy, Stuart Sharpe, Nick West: Method and apparatus for audio-visual interface for the selective display of listing information on a display. Apple Computer, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, December 10, 1996: US05583560 (586 worldwide citation)

An interactive audio-visual (A/V) transceiver is advantageously coupled to a television and/or telephone (T/T) cable, a TV, a video recorder (VCR), and other A/V devices. The A/V transceiver switches data between a program/service provider and the connected A/V devices. In one embodiment, the transc ...


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Fabrice Florin, Michael Buettner, Glenn Corey, Janey Fritsche, Peter Maresca, Peter Miller, Bill Purdy, Stuart Sharpe, Nick West: Methods and apparatus for audio-visual interface for the display of multiple program categories. Apple Computer, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, April 15, 1997: US05621456 (583 worldwide citation)

An interactive audio-visual (A/V) transceiver is advantageously coupled to a television and/or telephone (T/T) cable, a TV, a video recorder (VCR), and other A/V devices. The A/V transceiver switches data between a program/service provider and the connected A/V devices. In one embodiment, the transc ...


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Siamak Tavallaei, Louis R Gagliardi, Joseph Peter Miller: PCI hot spare capability for failed components. Compaq Computer Corporation, Michael F Conley Rose & Tayon Heim, January 26, 1999: US05864653 (155 worldwide citation)

A system management module (SMM) for a host server system includes a system management processor (SMP) connected to a system management local bus. The system management local bus connects to the system PCI bus through a system management central (SMC). The SMC includes the main arbitration unit for ...


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Siamak Tavallaei, Joseph Peter Miller, Paul R Culley: Computer diagnostic board that provides system monitoring and permits remote terminal access. Compaq Computer Corporation, Michael F Heim, Jonathan M Harris, Conley Rose & Tayon P C, May 30, 2000: US06070253 (77 worldwide citation)

A system management module (SMM) for a host server system includes a system management processor (SMP) connected to a system management local bus. The system management local bus connects to the system PCI bus through a system management central (SMC). The SMC includes the main arbitration unit for ...


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James W Millsap, Peter Miller: Alarm system. Peter Miller, George H Gerstman, March 18, 1986: US04577182 (74 worldwide citation)

An alarm system is provided in which an alarm condition causes a cellular transceiver automatically to transmit a telephone call to an alarm monitoring station by over-the-air transmission of a signal to a cellular site. A computer at the cellular site will cause communication between the cellular t ...


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Peter Barreiro, Daniel R Lee, Richard M Hammond, Peter Miller: Single shot meniscal repair device. United States Surgical, December 23, 2003: US06666872 (68 worldwide citation)

A surgical fastener application apparatus for applying surgical fasteners of general U-shape to body tissue is provided which includes a housing having a handle portion and a trigger mechanism, an elongated body portion extending from the housing, the elongated body portion having generally annular ...


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Peter Miller: Tunable color filter. Cambridge Research Instrumentation, Cohen Pontani Lieberman & Pavane, November 18, 1997: US05689317 (30 worldwide citation)

A color filter having an optical switch element located between a neutral linear polarizer and a second color-selective linear polarizer, followed by one or more optical retarders and a second neutral linear polarizer. When a second optical switch element is incorporated, three color states are prod ...


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Peter Miller: Optical retarder having means for determining the retardance of the cell corresponding to the sensed capacitance thereof. Cohen Pontani Lieberman Pavane, September 21, 1993: US05247378 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention is an optical retarder comprising a liquid crystal variable retardance cell having substrates (2) on either side thereof, each substrate having a transparent electrode (3) on its inner face, a nematic phase liquid crystal material (9) between the substrates (2), means for apply ...


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Peter Miller, Carl Buhrer: Tunable optical filter with white state. Cambridge Research & Instrumentation, Cohen Pontani Lieberman & Pavane, April 6, 1999: US05892612 (25 worldwide citation)

A switchable optical birefringent filter for polarized light incident thereon includes first and second retarder networks in optical series and a switch associated with at least one of the first and second retarder networks for selectively altering one of the polarization state and the angular orien ...