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Thomas G Anderson, William A Boothroyd, Richard C Frey: Transaction execution system with secure data storage and communications. IBM Corporation, Fraser and Bogucki, May 11, 1976: US03956615 (412 worldwide citation)

A transaction execution system includes a host data processing system having a multiple account data base and a plurality of transaction terminals in communication with the host. The terminals each include a keyboard, a display, document handling subsystems, a hardware control subsystem, a communica ...


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Thomas G Anderson: Human-computer interface including haptically controlled interactions. Novint Technologies, V Gerald Grafe, October 11, 2005: US06954899 (111 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method of human-computer interfacing that provides haptic feedback to control interface interactions such as scrolling or zooming within an application. Haptic feedback in the present method allows the user more intuitive control of the interface interactions, and al ...


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Thomas G Anderson: Golf putter head with adjustable weight cylinder. Martin E Hasi, October 16, 1990: US04962932 (108 worldwide citation)

An improved head for a golf putter having a weight receiving member elevated above the sole of the putter head to raise the vertical center of gravity of the putter head. The weight receiving member has apertures at the toe and heel ends which are adapted to removably retain weights weighing various ...


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Thomas G Anderson: Distributed software development tool. V Gerald Grafe, February 12, 2008: US07331034 (17 worldwide citation)

A tool for distributed software development maintains a pool of software modules. A module manager manages submissions to and downloads from the pool. The module manager can be a computer system with programming and resources suited for managing the pool. Developers and users can access the module m ...


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Thomas G Anderson: Human-computer interface including efficient three-dimensional controls. Novint Technologies, V Gerald Grafe, April 27, 2004: US06727924 (15 worldwide citation)

A method of human-computer interfacing provides efficient intuitive controls in a three-dimensional space. The method provides a three-dimensional space, characterized by a z dimension approximately parallel to the user's direction of view, and x and y dimensions approximately orthogonal theret ...


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Thomas G Anderson: Human-computer interface incorporating personal and application domains. Novint Technologies, V Gerald Grafe, April 20, 2004: US06724400 (12 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a human-computer interface. The interface includes provision of an application domain, for example corresponding to a three-dimensional application. The user is allowed to navigate and interact with the application domain. The interface also includes a personal domain, ...


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William N Anderson, Thomas G Anderson: Singulation system for printed circuit boards. Wand Tool Company, Laff Whitesel Conte & Saret, December 20, 1988: US04791721 (11 worldwide citation)

A singulation system wherein a multiplicity of circuit board members, or the like, can be fabricated by assembling components in a predetermined array on a large planar board-like member with portions of the large member defining independent circuit board assemblies which are separated from each oth ...


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Walter A Aviles, Thomas G Anderson, V Gerald Grafe: Communications in a system comprising a computer and a haptic interface device. Novint Technologies, V Gerald Grafe, February 3, 2009: US07486273 (5 worldwide citation)

The present invention comprises methods and apparatuses that can provide reliable communications between a computer and a haptic interface device. The methods and apparatuses can provide communication that is more secure against errors, failures, or tampering than previous approaches. Haptic devices ...


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Thomas G Anderson: Human-computer interface including efficient three-dimensional controls. Novint Technologies, V Gerald Grafe, May 27, 2008: US07379048 (3 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method of human-computer interfacing that provides efficient implementation of intuitive controls in a three-dimensional space. The method comprises providing a three-dimensional space, characterized by x and y dimensions, together defining a plane approximately orth ...


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George S Davidson, Thomas G Anderson: Multidimensional display controller for displaying to a user an aspect of a multidimensional space visible from a base viewing location along a desired viewing orientation. Sandia Corporation, V Gerald Grafe, March 27, 2001: US06208349 (3 worldwide citation)

A display controller allows a user to control a base viewing location, a base viewing orientation, and a relative viewing orientation. The base viewing orientation and relative viewing orientation are combined to determine a desired viewing orientation. An aspect of a multidimensional space visible ...