|| List of recent Gat-related patents
|Method for securing name registries, network access and data communication in id/locator split-base networks|
The invention provides a new system for internet security. The internet network system comprises a first edge network 11 that comprises a source host (sh) 12, a first gateway (gw) 13 and a local name server (lns) 14, a logical control network 21 which comprises a domain name registry (dnr) 22 and a host name registry (hnr) 23, a target host (th) 31 in the first edge network 11 or in a second edge network 32 and a global transit network 41 which includes routers 42 to connect the first edge network 11, the logical control network 21; and the second edge network 32..
|Methods and apparatus to trigger firmware update request in response to a failure event|
A message processing system, such as an unstructured supplementary service data (ussd) gateway, sends a first message having a specific type of data content to a wireless communications device within a wireless communications network. In response to being unable to process the specific type of data content, the wireless communications device sends an error message to the message processing system.
|Method and client device for displaying a page header|
A method and a client device for displaying a page header are provided. The method includes: when a page header is to be displayed, determining whether a current page is an information display page or an information detail page, and determining a status of the current page; when the current page is the information display page and is in a browsing status, displaying the page header according to configuration information if the page header does not include a navigation bar; and when the current page is the information detail page and is in the browsing status, displaying the page header according to the configuration information.
|Packaging, distributing, presenting, and using multi-asset electronic content|
One exemplary embodiment involves receiving, at a computer device, packaged content, wherein the packaged content comprises a manifest and assets. The exemplary method further comprises presenting, via a processor of the computer device, the packaged content in a content consumption environment based at least in part upon the manifest, wherein the manifest identifies stacks, each stack comprising one or more of the assets that are logically related to one another, wherein navigation amongst and within the stacks is specified by the manifest..
|Proximity synchronization of audio content among multiple playback and storage devices|
A wireless communication system and in particular to a wireless communication system for digital audio players that provides for increased functionality, such as communication, interaction and synchronization between a computing platform and various mobile, portable or fixed digital audio players, as well as providing a communication link between the various digital audio players themselves. The computing platform may act, for example, through a wireless network or wireless communication platform, to control the digital audio players; to act as a cache of digital audio data for the digital audio players; as well as provide a gateway to the internet to enable the digital audio players to access additional digital audio content and other information.
|System and method for cloud-based implementation of control of focused overload of service element (cofo-se) via explicit (or virtualized) machine-to-machine (m2m) gateway element|
A system and method for cloud-based implementation of control of focused overload of service elements is disclosed. Resource blocks are obtained for a signaling part of a service element from a variety of networked resources.
|Systems and methods for cluster statistics aggregation|
For multiple multi-core nodes in a cluster, the filtered statistics clients contacts the aggregator on a master node of the cluster, referred to as the cluster configuration owner (“cco”) or cluster coordinator and expects the stats aggregated from all the cluster nodes. The aggregator on the cco nodes relay the client request to packet engines on the cco node and to an aggregator on each of the other nodes in the cluster.
|System and method for automatic provisioning of onsite networking services|
The system and method described herein may activate an automatic provisioning system within customer premise equipment via a digital subscriber line, cable modem, or other residential hub or gateway interface and access a remote directory service to locate appropriate addressing and other information to initialize the customer premise equipment. The gateway interface may automatically update a configuration, heal bugs, and perform other maintenance and tasks to manage the customer premise equipment.
Aggregator for communicating with one or more accessory devices having at least one receiver configured to communicate with one or more devices and collect data therefrom, a processor in communication with the at least one receiver, a first memory in communication with the processor and configured to store the collected data, and a second memory in communication with the processor and configured provide read-write capabilities to the aggregator.. .
|Virtual multi-cluster clouds|
An improved scalable object storage system includes methods and systems allowing multiple clusters to work together. Users working with a first cluster, or with a multi-cluster gateway, can ask for services and have the request or data transparently proxied to a second cluster.
|Method and system for content management|
A computer-implemented method for content management includes receiving a text string from a user as a search term, sending the search term to a content aggregation server, receiving search results from a search term search executed by the content aggregation server the search results containing social network content from social network accounts of the user, content aggregation channel content, and search engine result content, where the social network content, content aggregation content and search engine content are derived from the search team, presenting the search results to the user along with filtering and channelization options, receiving filtering and channelization option configuration from the user, recording the filtering and channelization option configuration as a new content channel, and updating new content channel content by requesting re-execution of the search term search by the content aggregation site in response to a user access of the new content channel.. .
|Navigable semantic network definition, modeling, and use|
A computer environment includes an editor application enabling generation of a specification (e.g. A graphic description) defining attributes of a navigable semantic network.
|System and method for managing educational institution borrower debt|
A system is disclosed that makes it easy for educational institutions to contact and counsel student loan borrowers to promote successful loan repayment. The system is a web-based tool that automates borrower communication through telephone, letter and email campaigns, using loan information that is obtained through third-party loan servicers by the educational institution and then uploaded into the system.
|Invoiceless trading and settlement method and system|
Methods and systems consistent with the present invention overcome the shortcomings of existing trading systems by providing an invoiceless trading system that creates incentives for customers to pay suppliers within a predetermined period of time, such as a settlement period. Specifically, the invoiceless trading system enables a customer to obtain a discount on orders placed with suppliers in return for an immediate payment (e.g., within 24 hours) by the customer.
|Gold and precious metal buying machine and method|
The gold and precious metal buying machine and method has a housing, a vault and inboard processing stations for: weighing, detecting constituent elements with x-rays and measuring volume based upon gas or fluid displacement. Weight, elemental data and volume is used to calculate gold weight and discounted market value based upon exchange rate, gold weight and a discount factor.
|Method & system for the automated population of data fields, with personal information, in enrollment/registration forms of service providers|
A method and system for the electronic enrollment/registration of a consumer for access to the services of a service provider, which requires the selective disclosure of personal consumer information, from a consumer controlled database, to a service provider, as a prerequisite and incidental to the enrollment and/or subscription to a service provider's services. This personal consumer information is resident on a personal database within a mobile consumer communication device (e.g.
|Detecting prohibited data use in auction-based online advertising|
Techniques are provided that relate to online advertising, such as in connection with an auction-based online advertising market, including techniques for determining evidence of prohibited use of user segment information by an advertiser. Segment information may be utilized in allowing a targeted advertising opportunity for an advertiser.
|Obtaining metrics for online advertising using multiple sources of user data|
A system for obtaining metrics for online advertising uses multiple sources of user data, including panel data, social networking system data, and user data from other online service providers. An advertising impression system notifies each data source when an advertising impression occurs for an advertising campaign.
|System and method for management of insurable assets|
Systems and methods for managing insurable assets in a multi-party process. An insurable asset management system includes a data store, in which one or more data structures are stored.
|Method and device for calibrating a magnetometer using partial sampling|
A method and device for calibrating a magnetometer device. In an embodiment, the present invention provides a method to automatically calibrate a magnetometer device in the background with only limited movement in each of the three axis (approximately 20 degrees in each direction).
|Storage device and navigation system|
A storage device is configured such that a multiplicity of location information objects, which in each case represent a location, is stored, and that a distance information object, which in each case represents the distance by road from the location of a location information object to the freeway exit closest to the location, is stored in association with the location information objects in each case. A navigation system is provided with the storage device..
|Navigation apparatus and storage medium|
There is provided a navigation apparatus including an estimation section which estimates first environmental information in a movement route candidate of an object based on observation information observed in real time in the movement route candidate, an acquisition section which acquires second environmental information of a surrounding of the movement route candidate, and a guidance section which guides a movement direction for the object based on the first environmental information estimated by the estimation section and the second environmental information acquired by the acquisition section.. .
|Light-based touch controls on a steering wheel|
A system for use in a vehicle, including a steering element situated opposite a driver seat in a vehicle, the steering element including a plurality of proximity sensors encased in the periphery of the steering element operable to detect hand gestures along the outer periphery of the steering element, an interactive deck housed in the vehicle, for providing at least one of radio broadcast, video broadcast, audio entertainment, video entertainment and navigational assistance in the vehicle, and a processor housed in the vehicle, coupled with the proximity sensors and the deck, operable to identify the hand gestures detected by the proximity sensors, and to control the deck in response to thus-identified hand gestures.. .
A system, device, and methods for autonomous navigation using lane-based localization. Once example computer-implemented method includes receiving, from one or more sensors disposed on a vehicle, data representing a road surface proximate to the vehicle and removing the data falling below an adaptive threshold from the data representing the road surface to isolate data representing boundaries on the road surface.
|Aircraft avionics management and control system|
The disclosure describes an aircraft avionics management and control system, including apparatuses and methods, for consolidating aircraft avionics management and control operations and for allowing universal management, control, and operation of a plurality of communications systems, navigation systems, transponder systems, and other avionics systems with a single device. The communication systems may comprise a plurality of military radios, civilian radios, or other communication systems of different types and may have different manufacturers.
|Left atrial appendage treatment systems and methods|
Embodiments of the present invention encompass systems and methods to prevent complications from atrial fibrillation by preventing or reducing the likelihood of blood flow out of the left atrial appendage, to eliminate a possible source of aberrant electrical circuits, or both. Accordingly, techniques are provided for delivering ligature loops or closure means to the left atrial appendage, and to other anatomical structures of a patient which may be desirable in other surgical procedures..
A fluid delivery catheter configured to allow optimal fluid distribution through each electrode by varying the diameter of a catheter lumen is disclosed. Uniform or different fluid flow rates through longitudinally spaced apart elution holes may be achieved.
|Methods of determining tissue temperatures in energy delivery procedures|
Methods and systems for treating tissue that employ a radiometer for measurement and/or control are provided. For example, methods and systems are provided for radiometrically measuring temperature, such as by calculating temperature based on signal(s) from a radiometer, thereby providing useful information about tissue temperature at depth, even during an optional irrigated procedure..
|Implantable prosthesis for fistula repair|
An implantable prosthesis is provided for repairing a fistula, such as an anal fistula. The prosthesis or fistula repair device may include a body with a shape configured for placement in the fistula.
|Method of making an absorbent composite and absorbent articles employing the same|
Disclosed is an absorbent core composite for a disposable absorbent article. The absorbent composite has a first fabric, a body side second fabric, and a plurality of aggregates of superabsorbent particles (sap) situated between the first fabric second fabric.
|Apparatus and methods for using an electromagnetic transponder in orthopedic procedures|
Electromagnetic transponders as markers are used to localize and guide orthopedic procedures including: knee replacement, hip replacement, shoulder replacement, damaged bone reconstruction, and spine surgery, and more particularly, to guide orthopedic surgical navigation and alignment techniques and instruments. For example, the marker could further be used in any number of guides or templates that attach to the bony anatomy; such as a surgical guide, cutting guide, cutting jig, resection block and/or resurfacing guide.
|Surgical navigation planning system and associated methods|
The present disclosure provides a surgical planning and navigation system imports multiple medical imaging sources of the same body part for integrated display in the same coordinate. Images are converted into 3d volumes, spatially co-registering each image volume to a base anatomical image..
The invention is a laparoscopic device comprising an internal light source located at the distal end of the handle section, a central core comprising an optical system, and a light guide in the form of a cylindrical tube that is slipped over the central core. The light guide is adapted to cause the light emitted by the internal light source to propagate through it by internal reflection until light exits the light guide at the distal end of the laparoscope..
|Personal care compositions having dried zinc pyrithione-polymer aggregates|
Personal care composition and methods are included with respect to a dried zinc pyrithione-polymer aggregate.. .
|Pro-coagulant compounds and methods of use thereof|
Provided are pro-coagulant compounds (e.g., pro-coagulant peptides or peptide derivatives) and methods of using and making those compounds. Further provided are conjugates between a pro-coagulant compound of the present disclosure (e.g., pro-coagulant peptide or peptide derivative) and a polypeptide selected from fix, fviia, fviii, and platelet targeting moieties (e.g., pdg-13), wherein the compound is linked to the polypeptide optionally via a linker.
|Magnetic-nanoparticle conjugates and methods of use|
The present invention provides novel compositions of binding moiety-nanoparticle conjugates, aggregates of these conjugates, and novel methods of using these conjugates, and aggregates. The nanoparticles in these conjugates can be magnetic metal oxides, either monodisperse or polydisperse.
|High throughput detection of molecular markers based on aflp and high through-put sequencing|
The present invention relates to a high throughput method for the identification and detection of molecular markers wherein restriction fragments are generated and suitable adaptors comprising (sample-specific) identifiers are ligated. The adapter-ligated restriction fragments may be selectively amplified with adaptor compatible primers carrying selective nucleotides at their 3′ end.
|Fluorescent dye compounds, conjugates and uses thereof|
The present teachings generally relate to fluorescent dyes, linkable forms of fluorescent dyes, energy transfer dyes, reagents labeled with fluorescent dyes and uses thereof.. .
|Centralized caller profile and payment system and methods for processing telephone payments|
A centralized caller profile and billing system provides methods for routing and prioritizing calls and for providing billing information and payment. The systems and methods provide enhanced customer service by allowing multiple parties to update and share the same set of profile information from a centralized database.
|Near field communication equipped device|
The present application relates to a near field communication (nfc) equipped device (40) such as a mobile telephone. The device (40) includes an nfc controller (42) for controlling nfc operations of the device and a secure element (48) for nfc applications and sensitive data.
|Automatic gain correction circuit with variable setpoint|
An automatic gain correction circuit for radiofrequency signals applies notably to the regulation of the amplification of signals for satellite radionavigation. The automatic gain correction circuit is able to receive an input radiofrequency signal and to deliver an output radiofrequency signal of which a mean amplitude is slaved to a setpoint.
|Determination of state vector, timing, and navigation quality metrics from reception of ads-b transmissions|
A technique for determining the position of a mobile device includes receiving messages from respective mobile reference devices. Each of the messages is broadcast beginning at one of several predetermined message start opportunity (mso) times that have known timings relative to a reference time.
|Method for manufacturing semiconductor device with first and second gates over buried bit line|
A semiconductor device and a method for manufacturing the same are provided. The method includes forming a cell structure where a storage node contact is coupled to a silicon layer formed over a gate, thereby simplifying the manufacturing process of the device.
Novel conjugates and immunogens derived from clozapine and antibodies generated by these immunogens are useful in immunoassays for the quantification and monitoring of clozapine in biological fluids.. .
|Method for sterilizing microbial cells using polyethylene glycol-based nonionic surfactant|
A method for sterilizing microbial cells is provided. According to the method, microbial cells or a culture containing microbial cells are treated with a polyethylene glycol-based nonionic surfactant so that almost all of the microbial cells are sterilized while the enzyme activity expressed in the microbial cells is maintained at a high level.
|Methods of isolating bipotent hepatic progenitor cells|
A method of obtaining a mixture of cells enriched in hepatic progenitors is developed which comprises methods yielding suspensions of a mixture of cell types, and selecting those cells that are classical mhc class i antigen(s) negative and icam-1 antigen positive. The weak or dull expression of nonclassical mhc class i antigen(s) can be used for further enrichment of hepatic progenitors.
|Detection of infectious prion protein by seeded conversion of recombinant prion protein|
The present disclosure relates to methods and compositions for the detection of infectious proteins or prions in samples, including the diagnosis of prion related diseases. One embodiment is an ultrasensitive method for detecting prp-res (prpsc) that allows the use of recombinant prp-sen (rprp-sen) as a substrate for seeded polymerization.
|Ultrasonic tip assembly|
A tip assembly for use with a dental tool, the tip assembly comprising a housing for attaching to the dental tool, at least one aspiration needle having a passageway extending at least partially through the aspiration needle, a substantial length of the aspiration needle, or at least from one end to the other end of the aspiration needle, the passageway providing a single continuous path to aspirate the irrigant and/or debris from the root canal cavity of the tooth, and at least one irrigation needle having a passageway extending at least partially through the irrigation needle, a substantial length of the irrigation needle, or at least from one end to the other end of the irrigation needle, the passageway provides a continuous flow path for delivering fluid/irrigant from a reservoir in communication with a proximal end of the irrigation needle to the distal end of the irrigation needle and into a root canal/coronal opening of a tooth.. .
|Laminated porous film, method for producing same, non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery separator, laminated electrode sheet, and non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery|
Provided is a laminated porous film suitable as a non-aqueous electrolyte secondary battery separator, which includes a heat resistant layer excellent in morphological stability at a high temperature and ion permeability and more resistant to fall-off of a filler. A laminated porous film in which a heat resistant layer including a binder resin and a filler and a base porous film including a polyolefin as a principal component are laminated, wherein the filler included in the heat resistant layer substantially consists of an inorganic filler (a) having a primary particle diameter of 0.2 to 1 μm and an inorganic filler (b) having a primary particle diameter of 0.01 to 0.1 μm, and the particle diameter of secondary aggregates of the inorganic filler (b) is not more than 2 times the primary particle diameter of the inorganic filler (a) in the heat resistant layer..
|Conjugates of synthetic tlr agonists and uses therefor|
The invention provides tlr agonists and conjugates thereof useful in vaccines and to prevent, inhibit or treat a variety of disorders including pathogen infection and asthma.. .
|Immunogenic protein conjugates and method for making and using the same|
Production of protein conjugate vaccines by use of transpeptidase enzymes, such as sortase enzymes. For example, homogenous immunoconjugates (e.g., a population of molecules having the same structure) formed by conjugating an antigenic polypeptide and a bacterial capsule component are provided.
|Pyrrolobenzodiazepines and targeted conjugates|
This invention relates to pyrrolobenzodiazepines (pbds), in particular pyrrolobenzodiazepine dimers having a c2-c3 double bond and an aryl group at the c2 position in each monomer unit, and their inclusion in targeted conjugates. The differing substituent groups may offer advantages in the preparation and use of the compounds, particularly in their biological properties and the synthesis of conjugates, and the biological properties of these conjugates..
|Immunological targeting of pathological tau proteins|
The present invention relates to methods and compositions for treating, preventing, and diagnosing alzheimer's disease or other tauopathies in a subject by administering an immunogenic tau peptide or an antibody recognizing the immunogenic tau epitope under conditions effective to treat, prevent, or diagnose alzheimer's disease or other tauopathies. Also disclosed are methods of promoting clearance of aggregates from the brain of the subject and of slowing progression of tau-pathology related behavioral phenotype in a subject..
|Methods for coupling targeting peptides onto recombinant lysosomal enzymes for improved treatments of lysosomal storage diseases|
Described herein are methods of making targeting peptides conjugated to recombinant lysosomal enzymes by modifying the amino (n)-terminus and one or more lysine residues on recombinant human lysosomal enzymes using a first crosslinking agent to give rise to first crosslinking agent modified recombinant human lysosomal enzymes, modifying the first amino acid within a short linker at the amino (n)-terminus on a variant igf-2 peptide using a second crosslinking agent to give rise to a second crosslinking agent modified variant igf-2 peptide, and then conjugating the first crosslinking agent modified recombinant human lysosomal enzyme to the second crosslinking agent modified variant igf-2 peptide containing a short linker. Also described herein are conjugates synthesized characterized as having higher affinities for the igf2/ci-mpr receptor and cellular uptake using the methods disclosed herein.
|Antibody drug conjugates|
The present invention relates to anti-fgfr2 and fgfr4 antibodies, antibody fragments, antibody drug conjugates, and their uses for the treatment of cancer.. .
|Turbocharger system and control method for the same|
A turbocharger system of an embodiment includes: a wastegate valve; an electrically-operated actuator configured to adjust a valve lift of the wastegate valve; a temperature acquisition unit configured to acquire a target temperature which is a temperature of the turbocharger body or a temperature correlating with the temperature of the turbocharger body; and an actuator controller configured to control the electrically-operated actuator on the basis of the target temperature. The temperature acquisition unit acquires the target temperature, and the actuator controller controls the electrically-operated actuator on the basis of the target temperature..
|System and method for floorplan reconstruction and three-dimensional modeling|
Systems and methods for reconstructing a floorplan of a building for generating a three-dimensional model are provided. One aspect of the present disclosure is directed to a computer-implemented method for generating a three-dimensional model of a building.
|Method and apparatus to provide authentication and privacy with low complexity devices|
A method and apparatus to provide a cryptographic protocol for secure authentication, privacy, and anonymity. The protocol, in one embodiment, is designed to be implemented in a small number of logic gates, executed quickly on simple devices, and provide military grade security..
|Method and apparatus for providing mobile ip service through a network address translation gateway|
Method and apparatus for providing mobile internet protocol (ip) service through a network address translation gateway. In one example, a gateway between a local area network (lan) and a wide area network (wan) is provided.
|Method and system for associating a device with a gateway|
The present invention concerns a method and system for associating a device with a gateway, said gateway being designed to communicate firstly with the device via a communication network and secondly with another device referred to as the server. The method comprises a step of sending, by the server and to the gateway, of an authorisation so that a device may be associated with this gateway..
|Method for constructing virtual private network, method for packet forwarding, and gateway apparatus using the methods|
Disclosed are a method for constructing a virtual private network, a method for packet forwarding, and a gateway apparatus using the methods. A method for constructing a virtual private network, according to an example embodiment of the present invention, may comprise receiving a first tunnel connection request from the lower gateway, and transmitting a permission message for the first tunnel connection request to the lower gateway; transmitting a second tunnel connection request to the upper gateway, and receiving a permission message for the second tunnel connection request from the upper gateway; and generating a second tunnel, and storing information about the second tunnel in a tunnel routing table..
|Network device with tunnel establishment control based on site-type attribute received from other network device|
In one embodiment, a first network device is configured to receive from a second network device a site-type attribute of the second network device, and to control establishment of a tunnel between the first network device and the second network device based at least in part on the received site-type attribute. The site-type attribute may be received in the first network device as part of a border gateway protocol (bgp) message transmitted by the second network device to the first network device, and may comprise a multicast virtual private network (mvpn) site-type attribute indicating whether the second network device is a sender site of the mvpn.
|Signalling mechanism for multi-tiered intra-band carrier aggregation|
Methods of performing intra-band carrier aggregation in a multi-tiered wireless network include determining a capability of a user equipment unit located within an overlapping coverage area of first and second radio network nodes to simultaneously receive data on a first component carrier and on a second component carrier from the first and second network nodes, and simultaneously transmitting data to the user equipment unit using the first and second component carriers from different radio network nodes in response to determining that the user equipment unit is capable of simultaneously receiving data on the first component carrier and on the second component carrier from different radio network nodes.. .
|Non-contiguous carrier aggregation|
A method of operating a wireless communication apparatus (400) comprises selecting, for non-contiguous carrier aggregation of a plurality of carriers, between a single-receiver architecture and a dual-receiver architecture, depending on a level of an interferer in a gap in the carriers.. .
|Method for transceiving preamble in wireless access system and apparatus for same|
Disclosed are a method for transceiving a preamble in a wireless access system that supports a carrier aggregation/multi cells, and an apparatus for the same. More particularly, the method of the present invention comprises a step of transmitting a preamble to a terminal via an extension carrier that does not operate as a single carrier but operates only as a portion of a carrier aggregation.
|Systems and methods for capturing and consolidating packet tracing in a cluster system|
The present solution relates to systems and methods for capturing and consolidating packet tracing in a cluster system. A multi-nodal cluster processing network traffic contains multiple nodes each handling some of the processing.
|3d variable resistance memory device having junction fet and driving method thereof|
A 3d variable resistance memory device having a junction fet and a driving method thereof are provided. The variable resistance memory device includes a semiconductor substrate and a string selection switch formed on the semiconductor substrate.
|Lighting apparatus and display apparatus|
A lighting apparatus of the present disclosure includes: a light source device having one or more light emitting diodes; a board on which the light source device is provided; a light guide plate having an entrance surface facing a light exit surface of the light source device to allow entry of light therefrom, and a light emission surface which emits the light having entered through the entrance surface, the light guide plate configured to propagate the light having entered through the entrance surface and emit the light through the light emission surface; and an engagement member fixed on the board and engaging the board with the light guide plate, the engagement member configured to prevent relative motion, between the board and an engaged portion of the light guide plate engaged with the board, in a direction in which the light exit surface and the entrance surface face each other.. .
|Electric base, electric gateway, and electric gateway body|
An electric base, an electric gateway, and an electric gateway body are provided. The electric base includes: an electric base body, where two guide holes for passing cables in an electric grid are arranged in the electric base body, an output end for outputting a voltage of the cables is arranged on the electric base body and protrudes from the electric base body, and a conductor structure is nested in the electric base body to connect the cables and the output end.