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Eric O Bodnar, Chris LaRue, Bryan Dube, Shekhar Kirani, Sethuraman Suresh: System and methods for synchronizing two or more datasets. Starfish Software, John A Smart, September 25, 2001: US06295541 (753 worldwide citation)

Synchronization system and associated methods provide synchronization of an arbitrary number of datasets, including more than two datasets. To achieve this, a reference dataset is used to store a super-set of the latest or most-recent data from all user datasets to provide a repository of informatio ...


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Eric O Bodnar, Chris LaRue, Bryan Dube, Shekhar Kirani, Sethuraman Suresh: Data processing environment with methods providing contemporaneous synchronization of two or more clients. Starfish Software, John A Smart, August 14, 2001: US06275831 (98 worldwide citation)

A synchronization system providing multi-client synchronization is described. By storing the data that is actually being synchronized (i.e., storing the actual physical body of a memo, for instance) inside an extra database, “Grand Unification Database” (GUD), (or by specially-designated client data ...


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John Rodriguez, Patrick Longneker, Shekhar Kirani: Media asset management system. LightSurf Technologies, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, Judith A Szepesi, December 4, 2007: US07305354 (87 worldwide citation)

An asset management system is described that tracks in real-time any metric that a carrier requires pertaining to media assets within a network. In addition to tracking per-asset information relating to usage and air time, the system tracks information pertaining to individual object types (e.g., do ...


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Shekhar Kirani, Matthew H Gerlach, Timothy W Genske, David Vogel, William G Swinton, Venkat V Easwar, Eric O Bodnar: Media spooler system and methodology providing efficient transmission of media content from wireless devices. LightSurf Technologies, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, Judith A Szepesi, September 5, 2006: US07103357 (84 worldwide citation)

A media spooler system is described that provides a methodology for efficient transmission of media content from client devices, such transmission of digital images from wireless digital cameras. The media spooler or gateway addresses wireless transmission problems by acting as a protocol gateway be ...


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Venkat V Easwar, Eric O Bodnar, Shekhar Kirani, Philippe R Kahn, Sonia Lee Kahn: Digital camera device with methodology for efficient color conversion. LightSurf Technologies, Judith A Szepesi, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 30, 2004: US06825876 (72 worldwide citation)

A digital imaging system is described that provides techniques for reducing the amount of processing power required by a given digital camera device and for reducing the bandwidth required for transmitting image information to a target platform. The system defers and/or distributes the processing be ...


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Eric O Bodnar, Shekhar Kirani, Venkat V Easwar, Philippe R Kahn, Sonia Lee Kahn: Digital camera device and methodology for distributed processing and wireless transmission of digital images. LightSurf Technologies, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, Judith A Szepesi, May 13, 2008: US07372485 (46 worldwide citation)

A digital imaging system is described that provides techniques for reducing the amount of processing power required by a given digital camera device and for reducing the bandwidth required for transmitting image information to a target platform. The system defers and/or distributes the processing be ...


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Philippe R Kahn, Eric O Bodnar, Paul A Egli, Brian Bodmer, Shekhar Kirani, Mark Tarantino: Imaging system providing automated fulfillment of image photofinishing based on location. Lightsurf Technologies, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, Judith A Szepesi, May 19, 2009: US07535492 (29 worldwide citation)

An imaging system is described that automates fulfillment of image photofinishing based on location. The system includes the following components: an imaging device capable of capturing a plurality of images; a local host, at least occasionally connected to the imaging device, that is capable of off ...


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John Rodriguez, Brian Bodmer, Bryan Dube, Mark Tarantino, Jonah Kaj Fleming, Shekhar Kirani: Internet delivery of digitized photographs. Lightsurf Technologies, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, Judith A Szepesi, December 26, 2006: US07154621 (27 worldwide citation)

An improved Internet delivery system for digitized photographs is described. The system embodies methodologies that speed the delivery of digitized images from photographic film scan centers to consumers across the Internet with high reliability. By delivering all the digital images to a more powerf ...


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Eric O Bodnar, Shekhar Kirani, Philippe R Kahn: Enhanced companion digital organizer for a cellular phone device. Motorola, Hisashi D Watanabe, December 2, 2003: US06658268 (26 worldwide citation)

An enhanced “Camel-back” or “Companion” Digital Organizer (CDO) is described that is designed to interface to a cellular telephone. The CDO is preferably implemented as an add-on component which can be easily attached and detached from a phone by a user and, once in place, can dramatically enhance t ...


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Eric O Bodnar, Chris LaRue, Bryan Dube, Shekhar Kirani, Sethuraman Suresh: Data processing environment with methods providing contemporaneous synchronization of two or more clients. Starfish Software, Ernest J Beffel Jr, Haynes Beffel & Wolfeld, July 5, 2005: US06915312 (19 worldwide citation)

A synchronization system providing multi-client synchronization is described. By storing the data that is actually being synchronized (i.e., storing the actual physical body of a memo, for instance) inside an extra database, “Grand Unification Database” (GUD), (or by specially-designated client data ...