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Mark J Stefik: System for controlling the distribution and use of digital works having attached usage rights where the usage rights are defined by a usage rights grammar. Xerox Corporation, Richard B Domingo, February 3, 1998: US05715403 (1163 worldwide citation)

A system for controlling use and distribution of digital works. The present invention allows the owner of a digital work to attach usage rights to their work. The usage rights define how the individual digital work may be used and distributed. Instances of usage rights are defined using a flexible a ...


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Alfred Thomas, Benjamin T Gomez, Robert J Wilson Jr, Roger A Delott: Bonus game for a gaming machine. WMS Gaming, Jenkens & Gilchrist, February 20, 2001: US06190255 (884 worldwide citation)

A bonus game for a slot machine operable in a basic mode and a bonus mode. The bonus game is entered upon the occurrence of a special start-bonus game outcome in the basic mode. In the bonus game, a player selects, one at a time, from an array of windows each associated with a bonus game outcome. Cr ...


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Mark J Stefik, Ralph C Merkle, Peter L T Pirolli: System for controlling the distribution and use of digital works having a fee reporting mechanism. Xerox Corporation, Richard B Domingo, May 27, 1997: US05634012 (845 worldwide citation)

A fee accounting mechanism for reporting fees associated with the distribution and use of digital works. Usage rights and fees are attached to digital works. The usage rights define how the digital work may be used or further distributed. Usage fees are specified as part of a usage right. The digita ...


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Jon W Erickson: Interactive system for measuring physiological exertion. James Leary, June 11, 1996: US05524637 (682 worldwide citation)

A system is provided for monitoring the physiological exertion of a user. One or more sensors are attached to the limbs of the user to measure the user's motion. The sensors can measure either the acceleration or the force on the limbs. The measured signal is transmitted to a monitor by a wireless t ...


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Gary Miller Root, Frank van Hoorn: Athletes GPS-based performance monitor. Liquid Spark, Sughrue Mion Zinn Macpeak & Seas PLLC, January 11, 2000: US06013007 (655 worldwide citation)

A Global Positioning System (GPS) based personal athletic performance monitor for providing an athlete with real-time athletic performance feedback data such as elapsed exercise time, distance covered, average pace, elevation difference, distance to go and/or advice for reaching pre-set targets. The ...


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Thomas Alfred, Gomez Benjamin T, Wilson Jr Robert J, Delott Roger A: Bonus game for a gaming machine. Wms Gaming, September 29, 1999: EP0945837-A2 (649 worldwide citation)

A bonus game for a slot machine operable in a basic mode and a bonus mode. The bonus game is entered upon the occurrence of a special start-bonus game outcome in the basic mode. In the bonus game, a player selects, one at a time, from an array of windows each associated with a bonus game outcome. Cr ...


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Joseph H Schulman, Robert Dan Dell, John C Gord: Battery-powered patient implantable device. Freilich Hornbaker & Rosen, February 6, 2001: US06185452 (580 worldwide citation)

A device configured for implanting beneath a patient's skin for the purpose of tissue, e.g., nerve or muscle, stimulation and/or parameter monitoring and/or data communication. Devices in accordance with the invention are comprised of a sealed housing, typically having an axial dimension of les ...


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Robert Jarvik: Virtual reality exercise machine and computer controlled video system. November 26, 1996: US05577981 (503 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to computer controlled exercise machines and provides the user with a wide variety of interactive exercise options controlled by software. A virtual reality hybrid of virtual and real environments is provided which permits the user to perform significant physical exertion by a ...


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W Thatcher Ulrich, Harvey A Koselka, Aaron F Bobick, Michael H Benjamin: Interactive exercise apparatus. Tectrix Fitness Equipment, Test Hurwitz & Thibeault, November 25, 1997: US05690582 (500 worldwide citation)

An interactive exercise apparatus engages a user's mind and body. The apparatus comprises an exercise mechanism and a steering mechanism for manipulation by the user to achieve exercise and to indicate a direction of motion. The exercise mechanism can be, for example, the steps of a stair climbing s ...


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George F Studor, Robert W Womack, Michael F Hilferty, William B Isbell, Jason A Taylor, Bruce R Bacon: Real time simulation using position sensing. Real Vision Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, November 28, 2000: US06152856 (493 worldwide citation)

An interactive exercise system including exercise equipment having a resistance system, a speed sensor, a controller that varies the resistance setting of the exercise equipment, and a playback device for playing pre-recorded video and audio. The controller, operating in conjunction with speed infor ...



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