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Elizabeth Charnock, Steven L Roberts, David J Holsinger: Method and apparatus for sociological data mining. Cataphorn, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, Judith A Szepesi, November 28, 2006: US07143091 (288 worldwide citation)

A processing system for retrieving interrelated documents is described. The system comprises a document repository for storing a plurality of documents, a metadata repository for storing a plurality of metadata elements to represent relations between the documents, and a sociological analysis engine ...


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Elizabeth Charnock, Curtis Thompson, Steven L Roberts: Method and apparatus to visually present discussions for data mining purposes. Cataphora, Alan H MacPherson, MacPherson Kwok Chen & Heid, September 2, 2008: US07421660 (95 worldwide citation)

A method of organizing information is disclosed. The method comprises providing a visualization of actor communications in the context of one or more discussion, a discussion including at least one actor and at least one documented communication.


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Elizabeth Charnock, Curtis Thompson, Steven L Roberts, Jonathan D Nystrom, Keith Schon, Arpit Bothra, Joanes C Espanol, Roman Brouk: Method and apparatus for sociological data analysis. Cataphora, Haynes and Boone, April 14, 2009: US07519589 (58 worldwide citation)

A method to enable improved analysis and use of sociological data, the method comprising identifying causal relationships between a plurality of documents, identifying a plurality of characteristics of a communication, including a modality used, actors involved, proximate events of relevance, and en ...


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Elizabeth Charnock, Steven L Roberts, David J Holsinger, Roman V Brouk: Data mining by retrieving causally-related documents not individually satisfying search criteria used. Cataphora, MacPherson Kwok Chen Heid, June 10, 2008: US07386439 (36 worldwide citation)

This patent describes a method and apparatus to automatically and accurately winnow down arbitrarily large amounts of electronic information created by a particular population of actors to only those subsets of particular interest by having a causal relationship, even when retrieved documents contai ...


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Steven L Roberts: Motor control circuit for tape drive unit. MFE Corporation, Cesari and McKenna, May 22, 1979: US04156257 (29 worldwide citation)

A tape drive for moving a tape with a prerecorded clock track past a transducer at a constant velocity. An output signal from a speed servo circuit controls the energization, and hence the speed, of a tape driving motor. It responds to a tape speed signal derived in part from a power supply voltage ...


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Jason N Dale, Jonathan J DeMent, Clark M O Niell, Steven L Roberts: System and method for masking a hardware boot sequence. International Business Machines Corporation, Stephen R Tkacs, Stephen J Walder Jr, Matthew B Talpis, September 22, 2009: US07594104 (9 worldwide citation)

A system and method for masking a hardware boot sequence are provided. With the system and method, one of the processors of a multiprocessor system is chosen to be a boot processor. The other processors of the multiprocessor system execute masking code that generates electromagnetic and/or thermal s ...


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Jason N Dale, Jonathan J DeMent, Clark M O Niell, Steven L Roberts: Masking a boot sequence by providing a dummy processor. International Business Machines Corporation, Francis Lammes, Stephen J Walder Jr, Matthew B Talois, August 10, 2010: US07774616 (8 worldwide citation)

Masking a boot sequence by providing a dummy processor is provided. One of the processors of a multiprocessor system is chosen to be a boot processor. The other processors of the multiprocessor system execute masking code that generates electromagnetic and/or thermal signatures that mask the electro ...


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Walid Kobrosly, Nadeem Malik, Steven L Roberts, Michael E Weissinger: Systems, methods, and media for managing software defects. International Business Machines Corporation, Mark E McBurney, Schubert Osterrieder & Nickelson PLLC, February 3, 2009: US07487406 (6 worldwide citation)

Systems, methods and media for managing software defects by aggregating potential software defect information from a plurality of user computer systems are disclosed. Embodiments may include receiving a plurality of software state logs each from an originating user computer system, where each softwa ...


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Clark M O Niell, Joseph A Perrie III, Steven L Roberts, Christopher J Spandikow: Accelerated simulation and verification of a system under test (SUT) using cache and replacement management tables. International Business Machines Corporation, Dillon & Yudell, July 13, 2010: US07756695 (5 worldwide citation)

A cache replacement system for extending the debugging capabilities of accelerated simulation by enabling enhanced cache data and state checking is provided. The system includes a Cell Broadband Engine Architecture (CBEA) compliant system implementing Replacement Management Tables in an accelerated ...


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Jason N Dale, Jonathan J DeMent, Clark M O Niell, Steven L Roberts: Masking a boot sequence by providing a dummy processor. International Business Machines Corporation, Francis Lammes, Stephen J Walder Jr, Matthew B Talpis, August 10, 2010: US07774617 (2 worldwide citation)

A mechanism is provided for masking a boot sequence by providing a dummy processor. With the mechanism, one of the processors of a multiprocessor system is chosen to be a boot processor. The other processors of the multiprocessor system execute masking code that generates electromagnetic and/or ther ...