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Steven Jobs
Steven P Jobs, Scott Forstall, Greg Christie, Bas Ording, Imran Chaudhri, Stephen O Lemay, Marcel Van Os, Freddy Allen Anzures, Mike Matas: Text entry interface for a portable communication device. Apple, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, August 11, 2009: US07574672 (44 worldwide citation)

A method includes displaying a first tray and a second tray in a display of the portable communications device. The first tray is configured to display one of more characters that were selected by a user using a click wheel. The second tray includes a first plurality of icons that correspond to a se ...


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Simon Rowe
Simon Michael Rowe: Method and apparatus for generating models of individuals. Fitzpatrick Cella Harper & Scinto, September 4, 2007: US07266251 (33 worldwide citation)

A communications system is described in which a plurality of mobile phones are provided, each including means for generating a user interface for enabling users to identify points in images as feature points. All of the phones are then operable to utilise points identified by users to generate 3D mo ...


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Steven Jobs
Steven P Jobs, Scott Forstall, Greg Christie, Bas Ording, Imran Chaudhri, Stephen O Lemay, Marcel Van Os, Freddy Allen Anzures, Mike Matas: Telephone interface for a portable communication device. Apple, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, December 28, 2010: US07860536 (31 worldwide citation)

A method of using a portable communications device includes displaying a first image of a rotary dial in a display of the portable communications device in response to a first contact by a user with a click wheel. The first image of the rotary dial includes a plurality of icons arranged proximate to ...


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Charles Mao
Xiaoping Charles Mao: Power equalizer in a multiple wavelength bidirectional lightwave amplifier. MCI Communications Corporation, July 20, 1999: US05926590 (18 worldwide citation)

A system and method for optimizing the performance, in a multichannel optical transmission system, of an optical signal regenerator, by compensating for input signal power fluctuation and for output signal gain change, and by mildly filtering individual wavelengths between gain block stages. A syste ...


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Robert Deng
Feng Bao, Jianying Zhou, Huijie Deng: Method of generating an authentication. Agency For Science Technology and Research, Greenblum & Berstein, June 19, 2007: US07233782 (18 worldwide citation)

A method of generating an authentication for updating a mobile communications device's 40 location to a second communications device 60 is disclosed herein. The mobile communications device 40 is registered to a home network 30 comprising a proxy server but roams to a foreign network 40 with a diffe ...


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Charles Mao
Joseph C Cook, Xiaoping Charles Mao: Dense WDM in the 1310 nm band. MCI Communications Corporation, March 28, 2000: US06043914 (16 worldwide citation)

Dense wavelength division multiplexing within a 1310 nm band is accomplished over a single mode fiber. Carrier wavelengths are selected from within two windows, a low subband and/or a high subband, on either side of a guardband. The guardband includes the zero dispersion wavelength .lambda..sub.0 of ...


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Robert Deng
Robert Huijie Deng, Feng Bao, Yongdong Wu: Remote authentication based on exchanging signals representing biometrics information. Kent Ridge Digital Labs, Ladas & Parry, June 21, 2005: US06910129 (9 worldwide citation)

A method, an apparatus, and a computer program product for remote authentication are disclosed. The methods are based on exchanging of signals representing remote party's biometrics information (such as acoustic waveforms) and have application in secure telephony or video-conferencing communications ...


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Charles Mao
Xiaoping Charles Mao: Multiple wavelength bidirectional lightwave amplifier. MCI Communications, November 18, 1997: US05689594 (9 worldwide citation)

A system and method for optimizing the performance, in a multichannel optical transmission system, of an optical signal regenerator, by compensating for input signal power fluctuation and for output signal gain change, and by mildly filtering individual wavelengths between gain block stages. A syste ...


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William H. Gates III
Kristian L M Andaker, William H Gates III, Max G Morris: Integration of voice and data channels. Microsoft Corporation, Workman Nydegger, September 12, 2006: US07106725 (7 worldwide citation)

Integrated voice and data channel communications. Browsing and source computing devices establish a first data channel. The browser transmits its data address to the source. The source then correlates that data address to a browse session identifier that may be dialed using a telephone keypad. The s ...


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Jennifer J.-N. Liu
Li Mo, Jennifer J Liu, Abinder S Dhillon, Nimer Yaseen, Xiao Hu: System and method to perform non-service effecting bandwidth reservation using a reservation signaling protocol. Fujitsu Network Communications, Gardere Wynne Sewell, October 30, 2007: US07289429 (6 worldwide citation)

A method to facilitate recovery of a node in a communications network is disclosed. The method comprises receiving one or more messages from at least another node in the communications network and restoring connectivity of a recovering node based at least in part on the received messages.



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