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Charles McElfresh, Paul Mineiro, Michael Radford: Method and system for optimum placement of advertisements on a webpage. Overture Services, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, June 14, 2005: US06907566 (563 worldwide citation)

A method and system for placement of graphical objects on a page to optimize the occurrence of an event associated with such objects. The graphical objects might include, for instance, advertisements on a webpage, and the event would include a user clicking on that ad. The page includes positions fo ...


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Russell O Potts, Michael J Tierney: Methods and devices for prediction of hypoglycemic events. Cygnus, Barbara G McClung, Gary R Fabian, April 19, 2005: US06882940 (399 worldwide citation)

Described herein are methods, devices, and microprocessors useful for predicting a hypoglycemic event in a subject. The hypoglycemic predictive approach described herein utilizes information obtained from a data stream, e.g., frequently obtained glucose values (current and/or predicted), body temper ...


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Giovanni B Marchisio: Internet navigation using soft hyperlinks. Insightful Corporation, Seed IP Law Group PLLC, March 1, 2005: US06862710 (296 worldwide citation)

A system for internet navigation using soft hyperlinks is disclosed, in connection with an illustrative information retrieval system with which it may be used. The navigation tool provides freedom to move through a collection of electronic documents independent of any hyperlink which has been insert ...


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Anthony P Bata, Clayton T Boyd: XML presentation of general-purpose data sources. Quovadx, Thelen Reid & Priest, David B Ritchie, May 31, 2005: US06901403 (285 worldwide citation)

A system and method for presenting one or more general-purpose application-accessible data sources as an XML representation is discussed. Information that describes the way data is structured or organized in the data source is accessed from the data source. A virtual file system representation compr ...


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Charles Fuller, Mojgan Monika Gorkani, Richard D Humphrey: Integrated data and real-time metadata capture system and method. Virage, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, April 5, 2005: US06877134 (260 worldwide citation)

One aspect of the invention is directed to a system and method for a digital capture system, such as a digital encoder, having an embedded real-time content-based analysis function in the capture device to extract metadata from the digital signals. In one embodiment, metadata (descriptive informatio ...


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Joseph E Kaminkow, David H Muir, Gregg J Palmer: Gaming device having resultant wild symbols. IGT, Bell Boyd & Lloyd, June 14, 2005: US06905406 (249 worldwide citation)

A gaming device including a plurality of reels or cards having several symbols. The symbols include at least two complimentary wild symbols that form resultant wild symbols on related reels or cards. In one embodiment, the resultant wild symbol is similar to a wild symbol and acts as a substitute fo ...


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Richard E Rowe: EZ pay smart card and tickets system. IGT, Beyer Weaver & Thomas, February 8, 2005: US06852031 (243 worldwide citation)

A disclosed smart card includes a processor and memory configured to execute a number of gaming applications, such as a bonus game application, a progressive game application, a voucher application and a paytable application, and communicate with a master gaming controller on the gaming machine. Gam ...


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Steven E Bierenbaum: Flow designer for establishing and maintaining assignment and strategy process maps. Computer Sciences Corporation, Meyertons Hood Kivlin Kowert & Goetzel P C, Eric B Meyertons, November 29, 2005: US06970844 (230 worldwide citation)

A system, method and carrier medium for modeling a Financial Service Organization (FSO) business in a computer software program and for storing the model of the FSO business in a database. An object-oriented business model representing the FSO may be created and stored in a business model database. ...


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Anoop Gupta, David M Bargeron: Facilitating annotation creation and notification via electronic mail. Microsoft Corporation, Perkins Coie, July 12, 2005: US06917965 (221 worldwide citation)

A network system includes a client computer that can present multimedia content to a user and an annotation server that can transmit, to the client computer, annotations for the multimedia content. Users can be presented with annotations generated by other users and can create their own annotations ...


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David Govrin, Boaz Peer, David Sosna, Guy Greenberg: System and method for analyzing and utilizing data, by executing complex analytical models in real time. Actimize, Mark M Friedman, November 15, 2005: US06965886 (204 worldwide citation)

A system and method for collecting, filtering, analyzing, distributing and effectively utilizing highly relevant events (such as key business events) in real time, from huge quantities of data. The present invention analyzes both historic and real-time data stemming from operational activity, by int ...