|| List of recent Bora-related patents
|Multi-identity for secure file sharing|
Techniques for controlling access to shared data files such as stored in a collaborative file sharing service. Organizations want to have access to data originated by their employees and want that access to continue even when the employees leave the company.
|Graphical user interfaces for supporting collaborative generation of life stories|
Graphical user interfaces (guis) support the collaborative generation of life stories by helping the user view the development of the life stories of other users and facilitating interaction with them through these guis. A gui according to a first type helps the user keep track of recent life stories and comments posted by other users of the collaborative system, and a gui according to a second type helps the user view life stories of any user in a chronological manner..
|Method and system to capture, share and find information and relationships|
A method and system to improve personal and collaborative information management and search. The method is to actively or passively capture pieces of information and the connections among them across disparate technologies and the human mind, while people keep working with familiar tools, and to snapshot such information objects to be globally addressed, persistent in time, and hyperlinked based on the connections.
|Apparatus and method for sharing collaborative storyboard using social group|
Disclosed herein is an apparatus and method that process knowledge, experience information, or the like possessed by group members via a dynamically created social group, in the form of collaborative storyboards, thus enabling the collaborative storyboards to be shared among a plurality of social groups, as well as the corresponding members. The presented apparatus includes a social group management unit for managing information about a social group and a user joining the social group as a member, and an information management unit for accepting information finally determined with respect to information of content desired to be shared, which is posted by the user on a storyboard of the social group, in collaboration with other users, as a post of the storyboard of the social group, and distributing the post to the social group..
|System and method for offering and pairing remote laboratory course sections with online course sections|
This invention is a system and method for retrieving and displaying information relating to college courses with separate lecture and laboratory portions. This invention is also a system and method for storing and retrieving records of completion of those courses.
|Identifying one or more relevant social networks for one or more collaboration artifacts|
Methods, products, apparatus, and systems may provide for identifying a set of users associated with one or more collaboration artifacts. Additionally, a set of networks including a plurality of candidate social networks may be identified.
|Collaboration computer system|
A collaboration computer system including a database system and a processing system for communicating with the database system. The database system maintains (i) user data representing users; (ii) model data representing process models of respective processes and defining steps and associated users of each process; (iii) touch point data representing connections between steps of different independent processes; and (iv) state data associated with steps of instances of the processes.
|Collaborative synthesis-based clinical documentation|
A graphical user interface, referred to herein as a virtual whiteboard, that provides both: (1) an automatically prioritized display of information related to a particular patient that is tailored to the current user of the system, and (2) a “scratch pad” area in which multiple users of the system may input free-form text and other data for sharing with other users of the system. When each user of the system accesses the virtual whiteboard, the system: (1) automatically prioritizes the patient information based on characteristics of the user and displays the automatically prioritized patient information to that user, and (2) displays the contents of the scratch pad to the user.
According to an example, collaborative healthcare may include retrieving healthcare data for a patient from at least one data source, and generating a plurality of distinct healthcare programs for the patient based on the healthcare data. Collaborative healthcare may further include reconciling the plurality of distinct healthcare programs to generate a universal patient healthcare plan for the patient.
|Kit for creating a lumbar support belt|
The kit for creating a lumbar support belt includes a dorsal element intended to be placed against the lumbar region of an individual, and comprising reinforcing members; a set of strips of elastic textile that can be positioned around the lower part of the trunk of the individual and comprises assembly means able to collaborate removably with complementary assembly means formed on the dorsal element. Each of the strips has a certain number of structural characteristics, with at least one structural characteristic differing from one strip to another within the set of strips.
|Means for detecting oxygen free radicals in human body|
A means for detecting active oxygen in the human body, which quantitatively detects the amount of active oxygen remaining in the body by applying urine to a detection paper, and is characterized by providing a means for detecting active oxygen in the human body, which detects the amount of active oxygen by submerging a test strip into urine, on which has been applied a color indicating agent that changes color by reacting with malondialdehyde (mda) and to which has been coupled a support stick, and observing color change. The present invention can affordably and simply identify active oxygen, because the test strip changes color when simply wetted with urine and the test does not require additional technically skilled laboratory staff or expensive equipment.
|Integrated temperature control of laboratory instrument|
This invention describes an advanced cooling system for a laboratory instrument to maintain laboratory samples at a predetermined temperature. The advanced cooling system uses an algorithm that incorporates information from at least one sensor and other operational parameters including thermal effects from the operation of the instrument..
|Mnemonic-based language-learning system and method|
The current document discloses computer-based methods and systems that employ mnemonics for teaching foreign languages to students of foreign languages. The currently disclosed computer-based and mnemonics-based language learning system is, in the described implementation, a distributed computational system that provides a collaborative computational environment in which students of foreign languages create, edit, discuss, and use mnemonics-based dictionaries and language-learning resources..
|Method of dental implant restoration|
The invention provides a method for dental restoration including direct modification or customization of a final abutment inside the patient's mouth. The final abutment is made from a non-titanium material.
|Methods and fabrication tools for fabricating optical devices|
Fabricating the elaborated device pattern by locally exposing the photoresist layer to the first radiation and locally transforming the photoresist layer from the unmodified state to the modified state.. .
|Printed energy storage device|
An energy storage device includes a printed current collector layer, where the printed current collector layer includes nickel flakes and a current collector conductive carbon additive. The energy storage device includes a printed electrode layer printed over the current collector layer, where the printed electrode layer includes an ionic liquid and an electrode conductive carbon additive.
|Methods and apparatus for automatically adding a media component to an established multimedia collaboration session|
A multimedia collaboration system that facilitates more efficient, free-flowing collaboration sessions. In order to make addition of new participants, media components, and or network access device to a collaboration session more efficient, client devices associated with each participant can store endpoint address information that can be automatically obtained by the multimedia collaboration system.
A spacecraft and spacesuit having a radiation shield are disclosed. The shield comprises a hydrogen-containing material encapsulated or bound in a polymer.
|Composite graphene structures|
Graphene has been used in nanocomposites as constituents/doping in plastics or epoxy providing dramatic enhancement of the mechanical properties but have not progressed past the laboratory level novelty. This invention can provide a graphene based composite structure with a density less that 1.9 g/cm3 for a fiber, yarn, rope or cable and a density less that 1.5 g/cm3 for a sheet both structure have tensile and shear strength greater than either aluminum or steel; thus providing a graphene material that is both much lighter and stronger..
|Work surface with interactive area for controlled laboratory environment|
Use on countertops, fume hoods, laboratory furniture, or vertical panel, with use of aseptic materials or easy to decontaminate, or in environments with fewer restrictions, or in hospital areas, in situations where the users have to work wearing gloves and simultaneously make registers, in areas of high chemical and/or thermal loads.. .
|Identifying unauthorized content presentation within media collaborations|
Systems and methods are disclosed for identifying unauthorized presentation of protected content by one or more participants in a media collaboration. In one implementation, a processing device receives one or more content elements, each of the one or more content elements being provided within a media collaboration and associated with one or more users.
|Systems and methods for managing documents and other electronic content|
This disclosure relates to systems and methods for enabling collaboration and/or task management between one or more users. Certain embodiments facilitate task management in connection with secure, governed, and/or audited collaboration and/or document management services using an interface that includes social communication features.
|User collaboration for answer generation in question and answer system|
Mechanisms are provided, in association with a question and answer system, for generating answers to an input question. An input question is received and processed to generate at least one query.
|Collaborative editing of electronic documents|
Systems and methods for editing electronic documents in collaborative environment are described. In one implementation, a document collaboration system comprises a processor, and a scheduling module, coupled to the processor.
|Generation and data management of a medical study using instruments in an integrated media and medical system|
In general, a computer-implemented method is described for receiving one or more requests to generate a medical study, retrieving from one or more data repositories one or more medical study instruments, receiving a selection of a particular medical study instrument to use in the medical study, generating by one or more computers a list of one or more research collaborators invited to review the medical study, and generating by one or more computers a list of one of more participants invited to join the medical study. Additionally, the computer-implemented method generates by one or more computer systems a data filter to format medical data from a first data format to a second data format, wherein the second data format complies with a third data format associated with one or more medical study instruments..
|Collaborative phone-based file exchange|
A collaborative phone-based file exchange technique that wirelessly synchronizes a user's work context with his or her mobile phone and makes this context readily available and sharable in collaborative situations. When the user is away from their desk, collaboration with others is possible by sharing/downloading between the mobile phone and a paired pc, which may be a colleague's computer or a meeting room workstation/computer.
|Method and system for switching between collaborative applications|
Systems and methods are provided for switching collaborative applications. An example method comprises executing a first communication device and a second communication device associate with at least one contact, receiving an instruction to continue the collaborative session using the selected collaborative application that is different from the first collaborative application, determining whether the at least one contact is capable of continuing the collaborative session using the selected collaborative application, and terminating the first collaborative application..
|Method, device and system for collaborative order|
A method and system for collaborative order are provided. The method may include receiving a collaborative order request, containing commodity information, sent by a subscriber.
|System and method for laboratory and personnel management, development and maintenance|
A personalized tool, designed to help personnel manage their laboratories/organizations/companies and personal/professional development more efficiently. Access to the tools needed to run a more efficient laboratory/organization and improve patient care/customer satisfaction.
|System and method for forensic analysis and investigation of digital data in digital media device|
The embodiments herein provide a method and system for analyzing and investigating digital data stored in digital device. The method comprises acquiring a disk image comprising digital data from a digital device of an exhibit, loading the disk image using a disk analysis tool, analyzing the disk image through a graphical user interface or browser interface for searching for the evidence by a visualization and interactive analysis module, managing the investigation process among an investigation team by an investigation management module, handling the workflow collaboration within the investigation team by a workflow and collaboration module, processing one or more text base documents by a text mining module, and representing the entire disk image visually to the investigator for easy, interactive and intuitive analysis of the exhibit.
|Community travel booking|
A community travel booking operation includes a collaborative or common portion or phase during which multiple travelers in a community are permitted to collaboratively search for travel recommendations and select a travel recommendation for the community, as well as an individual portion or phase during which travelers in the community individually purchase, book or otherwise complete individual reservations for the community's selected travel recommendation. By separating the booking operation into collaborative and individual portions or phases, travelers are permitted to collaborate on the selection of a travel recommendation, yet each traveler is then able to complete the booking of their own respective reservation without necessarily having to share personal or payment information with the other travelers in the community..
|System and method for dynamically adjusting patient therapy|
A system and method of managing therapy provided to patients in an institution. The system monitors all aspects of the medication delivery to a patient, as well as other information related to the patient, such as values of vital signs, laboratory results and patient factors such as history, diagnosis, allergies and the like.
|Detect and automatically hide spoiler information in a collaborative environment|
An approach is provided to detect and hide spoiler information. In the approach, potential spoiler content included user text entries submitted to a collaborative environment are automatically detected.
|Determining an electromagnetic response of a sample|
Determining electromagnetic response of sample structure having predetermined bulk permittivity and permeability, to electron and radiation pulses, includes calculating electron pulse response of sample structure to electron pulse excitation, using finite-difference time-domain method. Electron pulse excitation is represented by non-singular current source driven by relativistic moving non-coulombian electron charges, electron pulse response is calculated based on interaction of electron pulse excitation with electromagnetic modes of sample structure at laboratory frame, and electron pulse response depends on bulk permittivity and permeability of sample structure, calculating radiation response of sample structure to electromagnetic radiation excitation, using finite-difference time-domain method.
|Silane or borane treatment of metal thin films|
The negative effect of oxygen on some metal films can be reduced or prevented by contacting the films with a treatment agent comprising silane or borane. In some embodiments, one or more films in an nmos gate stack are contacted with a treatment agent comprising silane or borane during or after deposition..
This invention is about textiles which are equipped with antifungal, anticandidal and antibacterial properties. The aim of the invention is to attain antimicrobial textiles which reduces the incidence of infections communicated or spread by textiles, reduces the loss of extra cost and energy to ensure hygiene and strengthens the hygienic condition of disposable textiles.
|Aqueous pharmaceutical compositions containing borate-polyol complexes|
The present invention is directed to the provision of multi-dose, ophthalmic compositions. The compositions possess sufficient antimicrobial activity to satisfy usp preservative efficacy requirements, as well as similar preservative standards (e.g., ep and jp).
|Cooling for the retaining dovetail of a turbomachine blade|
A turbomachine assembly in which a foil is configured to cover mainly one of bulbs of a disc and to be held, radially with respect to the disc, by the bulb of the disc and a pocket for a blade that can collaborate therewith, when these two are effectively collaborating, and the bulb of the disc includes at least one longitudinal cavity configured to form, with the foil, when the foil is covering the bulb of the disc, a secondary passage through which a secondary cooling air flow can pass.. .
|Advanced laboratory platform rocker|
This document describes an advanced laboratory platform rocker. An electronic circuit controls the rotation of the shaft of a motor.
|Collaborative image control|
Systems and methods of conducting collaborative sessions between mobile devices may provide for determining a time delay associated with a set of participating mobile devices, and determining a command execution time based at least in part on a clock of a managing device and the time delay. One or more control messages may be transmitted to the participating mobile devices, wherein the control messages include the command and the command execution time.
|Flexible hermetic thin film with light extraction layer|
A protected organic light emitting diode includes an organic light emitting diode structure formed on a substrate, a hermetic barrier layer formed over at least part of the organic light emitting diode structure, and a light extraction layer. The barrier layer may include a glass material such as a tin fluorophosphate glass, a tungsten-doped tin fluorophosphate glass, a chalcogenide glass, a tellurite glass, a borate glass or a phosphate glass.
|Seismic isolation systems|
Improved isolation flooring systems, and methods for their use are disclose for protecting a payload, such as heavy or delicate equipment (such as laboratory or computer equipment), from damage due to vibrations, such as seismic vibrations. In preferred embodiments, the invention is drawn to methods of isolating heavy and/or sensitive objects from the full acceleration of seismic vibrations..
|Heat transfer system with aqueous heat transfer fluid|
According to one aspect of the invention, a heat transfer system comprises a heat transfer fluid circulation loop. The heat transfer system includes a heat exchanger disposed in the heat transfer fluid circulation loop.
|Detection of a compromised flow line in a laboratory instrument|
Provided herein are systems and methods for detecting a compromised flow line in a laboratory instrument. In one embodiment, for example, the system includes: (1) a wash station in fluid communication with a sample probe; (2) a fluid line coupled to the wash station to withdraw fluid from the wash station and deliver the fluid to a waste tank; and (3) a vacuum transducer, coupled to the fluid line, to measure vacuum pressure per unit time within the fluid line.
|Circuit device and a communication apparatus|
An application program relating to a process of an integrated circuit is stored in a virtual integrated circuit storage area server apparatus. Following a mutual authentication between the ic and the virtual storage area server apparatus through a portable communication function unit, the server apparatus executes the application program.
|Tracking changes in collaborative authoring environment|
Change tracking and collaborative communication are provided in authoring content in a collaborative environment. Monitored changes, comments, and similar input by the collaborating authors may be presented on demand or automatically to each author based on changes and/or comments that affect a particular author, that author's portion of collaborated content, type of changes/comments, or similar criteria.
|Knowledge-information-processing server system having image recognition system|
Extensive social communication is induced. Connection is made with a network terminal capable of connecting to the internet, and an image and voice signal reflecting the subjective visual field of the user and the like which can be obtained from the headset system that can be worn by the user on the head is uploaded via the network terminal to a knowledge-information-processing server system, and specifying and selecting of an attention-given target by the voice of the user himself/herself are enabled on the server system with collaborative operation with the voice recognition system with regard to a specific object and the like to which the user gives attention and which is included in the image, and with regard to the series of image recognition processes and image recognition result made by the user, image recognition result and recognition processes thereof are notified as voice information to an earphone incorporated into the headset system of the user by way of the user's network terminal via the internet by the server system with collaborative operation with a voice-synthesizing system, so that user's message or tweet can be extensively shared by users..
|Managing collaborative activity|
A system facilitates collaborative communications and information sharing in a network defined by a model. The model and a portion of the system are stored on a storage component coupled to a terminal.
|Method and system for managing content for an electronic collaboration tool|
A method of managing content is disclosed. Data which is associated with an activity of a business process is obtained.
|Sepsis time matrix processor|
A relational time pattern based real-time sepsis detection and tracking system is disclosed. The system comprises a processor programmed to receive an input of multiple data streams over time comprising a plurality of sequential physiologic and laboratory values, analyze the relational time patterns of the data streams, and output a warning of a possible sepsis condition based on the analysis.
|Process for preparing metal difluorochelatoborates and use as battery electrolytes or additives in electrochemical cells|
The invention relates to a process for preparing metal difluorochelatoborates, in which a metal bis(chelato)borate of the formula m[bl2] is reacted with boron trifluoride and a metal fluoride (mf) and/or a metal salt of the chelating ligand (m2l) where m+ is a monovalent cation selected from the group consisting of lithium, sodium, potassium and ammonium nr4+, where r═h, alkyl (c1 to c8) and l is a chelating agent having two terminal oxygen atoms and having the general formula (ii), where: when m=1 and y1 and y2 together with c1 form a carbonyl group, n=0 or 1 and o=0 or 1 and r1 and r2 are each, independently of one another, h or alkyl having from one to eight carbon atoms (c1-c8) and y3, y4 are each, independently of one another, or3 (r3═c1-c8-alkyl), then n or o≠1: p=0 or 1 and when n and o=0, p=1; or y1, y2, y3, y4 are each, independently of one another, or3 (r3═c1-c8-alkyl), m=1, n=0 or 1, o=1 and p=0; or c2 and c3 are members of a 5- or 6-membered aromatic or heteroaromatic ring (with n, o or s as heteroelement) which can optionally be substituted by alkyl, alkoxy, carboxy or nitrile, where r1, r2, y3 and y4 are absent, m=0 or in the case of 1, y1 and y2 together with c1 form a carbonyl group and p is 0 or 1, in an organic, aprotic solvent.. .
|Method of manufacturing semiconductor device, substrate processing apparatus, and recording medium|
A method of manufacturing a semiconductor device includes forming a thin film containing a predetermined element, boron, carbon, and nitrogen and having a borazine ring skeleton on a substrate by performing a cycle a predetermined number of times. The cycle includes supplying a first precursor gas containing the predetermined element and a halogen group to the substrate; supplying a second precursor gas containing the predetermined element and an amino group to the substrate; supplying a reaction gas including an organic borazine compound to the substrate; and supplying a carbon-containing gas to the substrate.
|Laboratory module for storing and feeding to further processing of samples|
A laboratory module for storing and providing access to a plurality of samples, the laboratory module comprising a plurality of bays comprising a plurality of guiding rails and a plurality of rack tray bays for accommodating a plurality of rack trays, and a transport chamber for transporting at least one sample rack to a storage location and for delivering at least one sample rack at predetermined times to a processing system. The transport chamber is adapted to align with any one of the plurality of guiding rails, comprised in the bays and in the rack trays, for placing and moving on the guiding rails the at least one sample rack, and a sensor for sensing the presence and location of a sample rack on any one of the guiding rails, and a barcode scanner that identifies the sample rack and a storage device for storing data..
|Mixture of basic lead sulfates|
A microporous lead-containing solid material is produced, which can serve as a carrier for desired materials into a reaction for various desired purposes. For example, if the microporous solid is impregnated with borax it tends to inhibit the growth of unduly large crystals of tetrabasic lead, which is useful in producing batteries having improved functional qualities..
|Control apparatus and method for sharing information in a collaborative workspace|
A method of selecting video source devices to drive first and second presentation spaces provided by at least one display screen in a collaborative workspace, the method comprising the steps of providing a control assembly that includes a plurality of control interfaces, each control interface including a separate selectable control associated with each of the presentation spaces, associating at least first and second video sources with first and second of the control interfaces, respectively, for each of the control interfaces, when a selectable control is selected, providing video information from the video source device associated with the control interface used to make the selection to the presentation space associated with the selectable control such that a plurality of video images from at least first and second different video source devices can be presented simultaneously in the presentation spaces.. .
|Control apparatus and method for sharing information in a collaborative workspace|
A method of selecting information from a video source to be displayed on a single common display screen in a collaborative workspace, the method for use with a plurality of video source devices, each video source device including a device display screen and a wireless transmitter and presenting content on the device display screen, the method comprising the steps of dividing the common display screen into a plurality of presentation spaces, providing a separate control interface on each of the plurality of device display screens, each control interface including a selectable control for each of the plurality of presentation spaces and for each of the control interfaces, when a selectable control is selected, replicating the content from the device display screen on the presentation space associated with the selected control.. .
|Power supply device and semiconductor integrated circuit device|
A power supply device includes a linear regulator including an output stage amplifier, a current sensing circuit, and a switching regulator. The current sensing circuit detects an output current of the linear regulator, and is disposed in parallel with the output stage amplifier, in a configuration corresponding to the output stage amplifier.