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James R Mault, Noel Johnson, John Sanderson: Physiological monitor and associated computation, display and communication unit. Healthetech, Cooley Godward, September 14, 2004: US06790178 (810 worldwide citation)

Various physiological monitor modules are provided for use with computing devices such as personal digital assistants (PDAs). In some embodiments, the personal digital assistant provides the controls, display, and processing circuitry for the physiological monitor module. The personal digital assist ...


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David Bradley Rust: System and method for record and playback of collaborative Web browsing session. Contigo Software, Brobeck Phleger & Harrison, March 18, 2003: US06535909 (807 worldwide citation)

A collaborative Web browsing session may take place over a network, allowing the presenter on a first computer to direct the audio and visual components of a browser on one or more second computers. The second computer is instructed to log into a control site that downloads an active control, such a ...


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James F Chen, Jieh Shan Wang: Electronic payment system and method. V ONE Corporation, Bacon & Thomas, December 31, 1996: US05590197 (806 worldwide citation)

A cyber wallet in the form of stored and protected account information, which may be "carried" on a tamper resistant portable electronic storage medium such as a smartcard, or stored on the customer's computer (or personal digital assistant, PCMCIA card, or the like) together with the browser/mosaic ...


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Jay S Walker, James A Jorasch: Database driven online distributed tournament system. Walker Assest Management Parnership, Jeffrey L Brandt, Morgan & Finnegan, July 14, 1998: US05779549 (789 worldwide citation)

A method and a system for a distributed electronic tournament system in which many remotely located players participate in a tournament through input/output devices connected to a central controller which manages the tournament. The method includes the steps of (a) uniquely identifying a player comm ...


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Gary B Robinson: Automated collaborative filtering in world wide web advertising. Athenium L L C, Nutter McClennen & Fish, June 29, 1999: US05918014 (778 worldwide citation)

On the World Wide Web, and other interactive media, it is possible to show different ads to different people who are simultaneously viewing the same content. This invention is based on the fact that people who have shown a tendency for similar likes and dislikes in the past will show a tendency for ...


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Victor H Shear: Database usage metering and protection system and method. Electronic Publishing Resources, Nixon & Vanderhye, December 11, 1990: US04977594 (777 worldwide citation)

A "return on investment" digital database usage metering, billing, and security system includes a hardware device which is plugged into a computer system bus (or into a serial or other functionally adequate connector) and a software program system resident in the hardware device. One or more databas ...


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Robert Barrie: Gaming apparatus and method with persistence effect. Forever Endeavor Software, Sheridan Ross, November 10, 1998: US05833537 (751 worldwide citation)

An electronic gaming device and method is provided in which redefined events result in positioning symbols on a playing field which persist in their location and effect through two or more sequential rounds of a game. Preferably, the symbols can affect the amount of a pay out, although preferably th ...


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Charles W Spaur, Michael F Braitberg, Patrick J Kennedy, Lester B Hatcher: Mobile portable wireless communication system. CellPort Labs, Sheridan Ross P C, March 24, 1998: US05732074 (746 worldwide citation)

Communication of information including data between a remote computer and a vehicle is managed and facilitated using an apparatus compatible with standardized network communication links. In one embodiment, the standardized network communication links include the Internet and a controller area netwo ...


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Joseph Giovannoli: Computerized quotation system and method. Jeffrey Kaplan, May 26, 1998: US05758328 (742 worldwide citation)

A computerized system for forming a computer based communications network of network members inclusive of network buyers and or network vendors for processing requests for quotation for goods and services through at least one central processing unit including operating system software for controllin ...


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Min Zhu: Method to provide for virtual screen overlay. Future Labs, Claude Hamrick, Emil C Chang, November 19, 1996: US05577188 (739 worldwide citation)

The present invention in the form of a computer software program provides for a method for annotating over static images or annotating over active application programs. In the case of static images, user-created objects can be created, manipulated and placed over static images. In the case of annota ...



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