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James R Huffman, Ronald D Cruickshank, Shrirang Nikanth Jambhekar, Jeffrey Van Myers, Russell L Collins: Electronic book having highlighting feature. Motorola, Darleen J Stockley, September 2, 1997: US05663748 (179 worldwide citation)

An electronic book includes a book-shaped housing having a first housing member pivotably connected to a second housing member to open and close in a book-like manner. A touchscreen displays a page of the text represented by the machine-readable data. A user-initiated event selecting a portion of th ...


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James R Huffman, Ronald D Cruickshank, Shrirang Nikanth Jambhekar, Jeffrey Van Myers, Russell L Collins: Electronic book and method of displaying at least one reading metric therefor. Motorola, Darleen J Stockley, December 16, 1997: US05697793 (90 worldwide citation)

A method of displaying at least one reading metric in an electronic book includes reading machine-readable data from a machine-readable storage medium installed in the electronic book. The machine-readable data is representative of text of a book. At least one page of the text represented by the mac ...


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James R Huffman, Ronald D Cruickshank, Shrirang Nikanth Jambhekar, Jeffrey Van Myers, Russell L Collins: Method and device for inhibiting the operation of an electronic device during take-off and landing of an aircraft. Motorola, K Cyrus Khosravi, September 29, 1998: US05815407 (48 worldwide citation)

An apparatus (700) for inhibiting operation of an electronic device (702) during take-off and landing of an aircraft (802) has a sensor (704) that measures a lateral acceleration. A control circuit (706) is coupled to the sensor (704) and has an output (708) coupled to the electronic device (702).


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James R Huffman, Ronald D Cruickshank, Shrirang Nikanth Jambhekar, Russell L Collins: Method of substituting names in an electronic book. Motorola, K Cyrus Khosravi, June 2, 1998: US05761681 (35 worldwide citation)

A method of substituting names in an electronic book (100) involves selecting an original name to be replaced. In one version the original name is selected by the user highlighting the original name. A substitute name is then determined and the electronic book (100) is updated with the substitute na ...


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Russell L Collins: Apparatus and method for fluorescence spectroscopy of remote sample. Detections Unlimited, Russell D Shaffer & Culbertson Culbertson, September 1, 1998: US05801828 (20 worldwide citation)

A fluorescence spectrometer (10) includes an excitation light source (12) and an excitation light input mirror (14) for reflecting excitation light produced by the light source and directing the light along a spectrometer light path (24). A reflecting arrangement (16) receives the excitation light d ...


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James R Huffman, Ronald D Cruickshank, Shrirang Nikanth Jambhekar, Russell L Collins: Electronic book and method of capturing and storing a quote therein. Motorola, K Cyrus Khosravi, June 2, 1998: US05761682 (11 worldwide citation)

A method of capturing and storing a quote in an electronic book includes reading machine-readable data from a removable machine-readable storage medium installed in the-electronic book, and displaying text of a book represented by the machine-readable data. A user-initiated event is received in whic ...


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James R Huffman, Russell L Collins: Electronic book and graphical user interface to provide control thereof. Motorola, yu jing, April 8, 1998: CN96192602

A method of providing control of an electronic book includes data from a machine-readable storage medium installed in the electronic book , and displaying a page of text represented by the machine-readable data on a display portion (168) of a touchscreen (130) integrated in the electronic book. A fi ...