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Robert E Fischell: Implantable, programmable medication infusion system. The Johns Hopkins University, Robert E Archibald, Marc A Block, Samuel L Sachs, February 15, 1983: US04373527 (712 worldwide citation)

An implantable programmable medication infusion system comprises an implantable portion (2) having a medication reservoir (10) at below body pressure and isolated at its input from the body in which it is implanted by an antechamber (8) the pressure integrity of which is checked before filling the m ...


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Reuel O Launey, Peter A Grendler, Donald L Packham, James M Battaglia, Howard E Levine: Expandable home automation system. Custom Command Systems, Dickstein Shapiro & Morin, February 4, 1992: US05086385 (707 worldwide citation)

A system for and a method of providing an expandable home automation controller is disclosed which supports multiple numbers and multiple different types of data communications with both appliances and subsystems within the home as well as systems external to the home. The system is based upon a cen ...


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John S Hendricks, Alfred E Bonner: Television program delivery system. Discovery Communications, Dorsey & Whitney, September 24, 1996: US05559549 (703 worldwide citation)

An expanded television program delivery system is described which allows viewers to select television and audio program choices from a series of menus. The primary components of the system include an operations center, a digital cable headend, and at least one set top terminal having a remote contro ...


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Michael Man Hak Tso, David Alfred Romrell, Daniel Joshua Gillespie: System for distributing electronic information to a targeted group of users. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, April 4, 2000: US06047327 (703 worldwide citation)

A communications system having a first server and a first client connected to the first server through a first network, wherein the first server selectively sends a set of InfoBites to the first client based on a filter. A method for distributing information for the above communications system, incl ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch, Thomas M Sparico: Automated play gaming device. Walker Asset Management Partnership, Dean Alderucci, Steve M Santisi, January 11, 2000: US06012983 (697 worldwide citation)

A method and device for automated, repetitive play of a gaming device, such as a slot machine. A player enters player identifying information and player parameter selections at a gaming device. The gaming device stores the player parameter selections and proceeds to initiate automated play of the ga ...


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Michael Olivier: Dynamically matching users for group communications based on a threshold degree of matching of sender and recipient predetermined acceptance criteria. Claude Hamrick, Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly, November 12, 2002: US06480885 (692 worldwide citation)

A method for enabling users to exchange group electronic mail by establishing individual profiles and criteria, for determining personalized subsets within a group. Users establish subscriptions to an electronic mailing list by specifying user profile data and acceptance criteria data to screen othe ...


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Yuval Rakavy, Eli Barkat: Method and apparatus for transmitting and displaying information between a remote network and a local computer. Backweb, Skadden Arps et al, June 15, 1999: US05913040 (686 worldwide citation)

Methods and apparatus are provided for selecting advertisements and other information from a computer network database based on user defined preferences and transmitting the selected advertisement in background mode over a communications link between the computer network and a local computer with mi ...


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Ronald A Katz, Gary L West, Thomas B Barker: Methods and apparatus for intelligent selection of goods and services in telephonic and electronic commerce. Telebuyer, Lyon & Lyon, April 25, 2000: US06055513 (685 worldwide citation)

Apparatus and methods are provided for effecting remote commerce, such as in telemarketing (either inbound or outbound) and in electronic commerce, which are particularly adapted for the intelligent selection and proffer of products, services or information to a user or customer. In one aspect of th ...


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John S Hendricks, Alfred E Bonner, John S McCoskey, Michael L Asmussen: Targeted advertisement using television delivery systems. Discovery Communications, Dorsey & Whitney, October 8, 2002: US06463585 (683 worldwide citation)

A novel multiple channel architecture is designed to allow targeted advertising directed to television terminals connected to an operations center or a cable headend. Program channels carry television programs. During commercial breaks in the television programs, advertisements, which are also broad ...


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Lou Montulli: Persistent client state in a hypertext transfer protocol based client-server system. Netscape Communications Corporation, Michael A Glenn, Harvey J Anderson, June 30, 1998: US05774670 (683 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for transferring state information between a server computer system and a client computer system. In one embodiment of the method, an http client requests a file, such as an HTML document, on an http server, and the http server transmits the file to the http client. In additio ...