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Peter R Amstein, Thomas P Blumer, Arthur L Coburn IV, Randy J Forgaard, Andrew J Schulert, Ted Stefanik, Robert J Mauceri: Computer system and computer-implemented process for creation and maintenance of online services. Vermeer Technologies, Ronald M Anderson, August 11, 1998: US05793966 (311 worldwide citation)

A client/server system for authoring an on-line service uses a server machine accessed a client machine which performs authoring operations on information stored on the server machine comprising the on-line service. Requests for authoring operations to be performed on information on the server machi ...


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Thomas P Blumer, Peter R Amstein, Scott F Drellishak, Randy J Forgaard, Andrew J Schulert: Computer system and computer-implemented process for remote editing of computer files. Vermeer Technologies, Ronald M Anderson, March 24, 1998: US05732219 (305 worldwide citation)

A client/server computer system for remote editing of document objects stored on the server includes a client computer connected to a server computer via a communication channel over which messages are sent in a communication protocol. Typically, the client computer has an operating system with a fi ...


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Thomas P Blumer, Robert J Mauceri Jr: Computer system and computer-implemented process for presenting document connectivity. Microsoft Corporation, Ronald M Anderson, February 13, 2001: US06189019 (134 worldwide citation)

A method for representing linked document connectivity that produces an easy to use, uncluttered screen display. An outline view shows a web of documents as a limited, hierarchical outline. A link view, operatively connected to the outline view, shows a small region of the web surrounding a focus do ...


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Thomas P Blumer, Theodore Stefanik: Computer system and computer-implemented method for interpreting hypertext links in a document when including the document within another document. Microsoft Corporation, Ronald M Anderson, March 30, 1999: US05890171 (100 worldwide citation)

A method for rewriting document references such as URLs located in an included document, when an include operation is performed. The include operation may be performed by the server at any time, for example, when the including and included documents are stored on the server. One aspect of the invent ...


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Craig C Cook, Thomas P Blumer, Theodore B Packard, Geoffrey A Dreher, Thomas A Schuneman: Digital printing system and process using adaptive compression. Xionics Document Technologies, Stuart P Meyer, March 19, 1996: US05500928 (41 worldwide citation)

A system and process for digital printing divides an image area into segments, defines display lists for each segment, generates graphic primitives from page description language commands, stores the graphic primitives in the display lists, and adaptively compresses and converts the contents of disp ...


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Cameron R Turner, Thomas P Blumer: Method and apparatus for retrieving and analyzing data stored at network sites. Microsoft Corporation, Christensen O&apos Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC, October 8, 2002: US06463455 (10 worldwide citation)

A network analyzer is provided that searches all of the sites of a network, such as the Internet, contained in a site list and analyzes the analysis criteria. The site list may be specified by a user, randomly generated, or retrieved from a file. The analysis criteria may be default analysis criteri ...


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Thomas P Blumer: Image display apparatus and method using halftone super cells. Phoenix Technologies, Stuart P Meyer, Amir H Raubvogel, February 15, 1994: US05287195 (9 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for color screening combines existing halftone pixel matrices into a super cell. Images of different intensities are displayed using such a super cell by selectively illuminating pixels in the super cell in an order that depends both on the illumination order of the original c ...


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Thomas P Blumer, Peter W Barada: Digital printing system and process using compact trapezoidal representations. Xionics Document Technologies, Stuart P Meyer, September 10, 1996: US05555358 (5 worldwide citation)

A system and process for digital printing processes commands to draw a trapezoidal image by initially rendering those commands into an intermediate representation based on pixel rows. Depending on the dimensions of the trapezoid or the regularity of the offset of the end pixels of each pixel row fro ...