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Elias Nemer
Elias Nemer: Audio spatialization for conference calls with multiple and moving talkers. Broadcom Corporation, April 28, 2011: US20110096915-A1

Systems and methods are described that utilize audio spatialization to help at least one listener on one end of a communication session differentiate between multiple talkers on another end of the communication session. In accordance with one embodiment, an audio teleconferencing system obtains spee ...


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Steven Jobs
Scott Forstall, Gregory Christie, Steven P Jobs, Imran Chaudhri, Patrick L Coffman, Nitin Ganatra: User programmable switch. December 1, 2011: US20110294552-A1

The various methods and devices described herein relate to devices which, in at least certain embodiments, may include at least one mechanical switch for user to select a user profile interface setting and at least one processor for causing the device to respond to the mechanical switch. The mechani ...


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Steven Jobs
Steven P Jobs, Freddy Allen Anzures, Bas Ording, Imran Chaudhri, Scott Forstall, Greg Christie, Stephen O Lemay: Account information display for portable communication device. Morgan Lewis & Bockius Apple Computer, June 28, 2007: US20070149252-A1

A portable communication device includes a display and a processor coupled to the display. The processor is configured to automatically and repeatedly present an updated account usage metric for an account associated with usage of the portable communication device. In some embodiments, the presented ...


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Wireless power apparatus and methods. Nigelpower, HARRIS Scott C, September 12, 2008: WO/2008/109489 (163 worldwide citation)

Wireless energy transfer system. Antennas are maintained at resonance with High Q. Techniques of maintaining the high-Q resonance matching are disclosed.


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Allard David Joseph, Canova Francis James Jr, Johnson Debra Ann Gawne, Lanier Charles Sterling, Lewis James Robert, Tiller Byron Kevin, Villafana William, Yee Raymond Lee: Personal communicator having improved zoom and pan functions.. Ibm, May 3, 1995: EP0651543-A2 (146 worldwide citation)

A mobile, hand-held personal communicator 10 includes a casing 12 for housing a cellular phone, modem, and data processing system. Graphics image files 142 are stored and can be selectively displayed on a touchscreen display 26, 28. A zoom function magnifies areas of a graphics image 142, such as a ...


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Larsen Leo, Madsen Jens: Audio frequency signal compressing system.. Gn Netcom, January 12, 1994: EP0578604-A1 (134 worldwide citation)

An audio frequency compressing system (1) for a headset (5) receiver comprising amplifier means (20) for input signals (3) and gain controller means (21, 22). The system further comprises a circuit (13, 14, 15, 16, 17) to protect the user against continuous high-level signals, a circuit (9, 10, 11, ...


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Deguchi Futoshi, Mizoguchi Tadao: Insertion type radio communication medium device and electronic equipment. Matsushita Electric, October 6, 2005: JP2005-275870 (123 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To provide an insertion type radio communication medium device and electronic equipment capable of performing communication between an external reading/writing unit and a radio communication medium and capable of enlarging communication distance by eliminating the influence of ...


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Cook Nigel P, Levine Richard C: Method and system for powering an electronic device via a wireless link. Nigel Power, Cook Nigel P, Levine Richard C, HARRIS Scott C, July 26, 2007: WO/2007/084716 (116 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing power to a chargeable device via radio frequency link are provided. In one aspect, a method of providing power to a chargeable device via radio frequency link comprises generating a substantially unmodulated signal. The method further comprises radiating a substanti ...


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Cook Nigel P, Levine Richard C: Method and apparatus for delivering energy to an electrical or electronic device via a wireless link. Nigel Power, Cook Nigel P, Levine Richard C, HARRIS Scott C, July 26, 2007: WO/2007/084717 (114 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing power to e.g., a chargeable device via a radio frequency link. In one aspect, a method of providing power to a chargeable device via radio frequency link comprises generating a substantially un-modulated signal. The method further comprises radiating a substantia ...


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Fukumoto Masaaki, Sugimura Toshiaki: Portable electronic equipment, electronic equipment, oscillation generator, reporting method by oscillation, and report control method. NTT Docomo, May 24, 2002: JP2002-149312 (109 worldwide citation)

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To enable a user to easily confirm acceptance of an operation input or response of electronic equipment to the operation input without seeing a picture.SOLUTION: A CPU 113 drives an oscillation actuator 115 through a driving signal generation circuit 114 to generate oscillation ...