|| List of recent Manifest-related patents
|Method of sonifying brain electrical activity|
A digital processor system having one or more processors and memory obtains a time-domain signal representing brain activity, the time-domain signal having a time varying signal value. The system concurrently generates a set of acoustic parameters, including a plurality of time-varying acoustic parameters, where one or more of the plurality of time-varying acoustic parameters is modulated in accordance with at least the signal value of the time-domain signal.
|Integration of a robotic system with one or more mobile computing devices|
A robotic system is integrated with one or more mobile computing devices. Physical configurations of individual components of the system in physical space, or agents, under control of a user or users, are duplicated in a representation in virtual space.
|Metabolic therapy for oxidative stress in the brain through targeted neuronal catabolism of n-acetyl-aspartic acid|
The present invention provides a novel method of treatment for treating brain disorders that manifest oxidative stress by providing targeted populations of neurons with the ability to catabolize the acetylated amino acid derivative, n-acetylaspatic acid (naa) and further supply extraphysiological levels of atp to neurons via the targeted expression of the naa catabolic enzyme aspartoacylase (aspa) in neurons and astrocytes.. .
|Plant lectins as carriers of associated drug substances into animal and human cells|
The current invention involves the use of protein lectins produced by plants including the non-toxic carbohydrate binding subunits (b subunits) of plant “ab toxins” (ptb lectins) as delivery vehicles for mobilizing associated drug substances for delivery to animal and human cells. The resulting protein fusions or conjugates retain lectin carbohydrate specificity for binding to cells and cellular trafficking activity so as to deliver an associated drug compound to the site of disease manifestation.
|Dynamic package creation for predictive page load optimization|
Embodiments optimize web page downloads through a customized manifest to reduce latency and network data consumption. A proxy device creates or selects a pre-defined manifest identifying page resources associated with the web page.
|Dynamic selection of resources for compression in a content delivery network|
Embodiments provide a compression proxy service that dynamically selects resources or other content for compression and delivery to user devices. The resources are selected based on evaluation of compression characteristics relating to the resources.
|Method and system for republishing mobile content|
A system and method is provided for republishing content for a wireless device. In the wireless device, this may comprise: receiving a content manifest associated with a new content, the content manifest providing information about the new content; identifying any changes to existing content stored in the device, based on the information in the content manifest; retrieving updates in the new content corresponding to the changes; and storing the updates..
|System and method to enable detection of viral infection by users of electronic communication devices|
A non-transitory computer readable medium that stores instructions for causing a computerized system to perform the following operations: determining, by the computerized system, that a first person is infected by a first infectious disease; wherein the determination is associated with a first person infection probability attribute; detecting, by the computerized system, based upon location information collected during at least a portion of a first infectious disease manifestation period, the location information being indicative of locations of the first person and other persons, a second person that was within an infection distance from the first person and is potentially infected by the first infectious disease; calculating, by the computerized system, a second person infection probability attribute; and updating, by the computerized system, the first person infection probability attribute in response to the second person infection probability attribute.. .
|Defined interval (di) risk based air traffic control separation|
A method and process redefining the air traffic control system-state into a derivational, optimized air traffic control environment capitalizing on data exchange and interactive surveillance modalities with satellite functionality is disclosed. Data interrogation will exchange operationally relevant real-time information amongst users and regulators, and a computer complex.
|Methods for efficiently combining partial abr recordings|
Recording reconstruction from multiple overlapping recordings may be provided. New recorders may copy manifests from working recorders, as opposed to reconstructing from failed recorders, to construct manifests that refer to video fragments from different recorders.
|Electronic manifest of underground facility locate marks|
A method performed by a device may include receiving information regarding a particular geographic area; retrieving an aerial image of the particular geographic area; displaying the aerial image; determining an approximate geographic location of a mark denoting an underground facility; overlaying, on the displayed aerial image, information concerning the approximate geographic location of the mark denoting the underground facility; and storing the aerial image and the information concerning the approximate geographic location of the mark denoting the underground facility.. .
|Methods and apparatus to measure exposure to streaming media|
Methods and apparatus to measure exposure to streaming media are disclosed herein. An example method includes identifying metadata from media.
|Methods and apparatus to measure exposure to streaming media|
Methods and apparatus to measure exposure to streaming media are described. An example method includes identifying metadata from media.
|Enforcement of trick-play disablement in adaptive bit rate video content delivery|
Disclosed is a comprising generating a top level manifest file for a media asset or stream that includes program event information, providing the top level manifest file and corresponding element manifest files to a real-time adaptive bitrate (“abr”) packager, and receiving a request for a media-segment file from a client, wherein the abr packager is configured to interpret the program event information, and wherein the abr packager is configured to restrict trick-play operations if a program event is detected in a requested media-segment file and restriction criteria are met.. .
|Lease deposit exemption policy|
A computerized method creates a deposit exemption policy between a lessor and a third party insurer, the policy obviating the need for a security deposit. The method includes the following steps: a) obtaining and processing information from a potential lessee, using a preprogrammed lease guaranty computer remote from the lessor, to carry out tasks of a lease control intermediary; b) storing with said lease control computer predetermined data regarding the potential lessee; c) requiring the lessor to follow a usual due diligence process for qualifying a lessee; d) optionally determining the specific amount based on payments from said lessee to said lessor; i) to be paid by the lease control intermediary to the lessor upon failure of said actual lessee to pay periodic lease payments; and ii) to be paid directly or indirectly by the lease control intermediary or a 3rd party insurer, upon injury on the property, to the injured party; and e) producing a physical manifestation of a certificate indicating a deposit exemption policy for a specific amount..
|Novel method for simultaneous detection and discrimination of bacterial, fungal, parasitic and viral infections of eye and central nervous system|
The present invention relates to the diagnostic methods for identification of the single causative agent or more than one causative agent of ocular and nervous system infections among many probable pathogens, which can cause the infection. All the pathogens affecting a discrete area of eye or nervous system generally cause same clinical manifestations or syndromes.
|Method and apparatus for modifying gaming machines to provide supplemental or modified functionality|
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for transferring credits from one gaming device to another via the use of coded scrip is disclosed. The method comprises the steps of accepting a cash-out command in the gaming device, scanning a magnetically manifested code uniquely identifying a scrip stored in the gaming device, transmitting a cash-out message comprising the code to a remote processor having access to a database configured to store and retrieve codes from a plurality of gaming devices, receiving a scrip dispense message from the remote processor, and dispensing the scrip.
|Signal transduction pathway modulation|
Provided herein are methods and compositions for modulating signal transduction pathways by regulating the expression and/or activity of midline-1, enabling the inhibition of airways inflammation, the inhibition of airways hyperresponsiveness, the inhibition of rhinovirus-associated inflammation, and reductions in cytokine and chemokine release. Methods and compositions disclosed herein facilitate the treatment and prevention of conditions associated with airway inflammation, airway tissue remodelling and rhinovirus-associated inflammation and symptoms, manifestations and exacerbations thereof, in particular of allergic diseases such as allergic airways diseases including asthma..
|Medical mask with a functional material|
The purpose of the invention is to provide a surgical mask with sufficient antibacterial properties, by uniformly manifesting on the surface of nanofibers a functional material with antibacterial and antiviral properties. The problem is solved by a mask with a functional material which comprises a nanofiber containing at least one base polymer selected from a group consisting of pva, polylactic acid, fibroin, chitosan, chitin, nylon 6, nylon 6,6, nylon 9t, nylon 610, polyamide, polystyrene, polyacrylonitrile, polyethylene terephthalate, polyvinyl chloride, polyurethane, polyester, zein, collagen and methoxymethylated nylon, and at least one functional substance selected from a group consisting of catechin polyphenols, persimmon tannin polyphenols, grape seed polyphenols, soybean polyphenols, lemon peel polyphenols, coffee polyphenols, phenylcarboxylic acid, ellagic acid and coumalin, and having a diameter of 1 nm to 2000 nm..
|Fraud resistant passcode entry system|
A method for user passcode authentication. The method includes accessing a user information database with predefined user input option parameters and generating a random arrangement of input options from the predefined user input option parameters.
|System and method for managing services on an internet protocol television system|
A service management system for an iptv network includes a comparison module that provides a list of differences between a channel map and a change manifest, an optimizer module that receives the list and provides another iptv channel map based on the differences, and a storage module that provides the first iptv channel map to the comparison module and stores the second list and the second iptv channel map. A method includes comparing a channel map with a change manifest in a comparison module, providing a list of differences between the channel map and the change manifest, evaluating the list to provide another list of services and another channel map, and storing the second list and the second channel map..
|Systems and methods for delivery of media content|
Systems and methods for receiving from a first server a client specific information, transmitting a manifest request to a second server, the manifest request incorporating the client specific information, and receiving from the second server a manifest file. The manifest file may be associated with programming content divided into a plurality of segments.
|Two-dimensional electron gas (2deg)-based chemical sensors|
Sensors for sensing/measuring one or more analytes in a chemical environment. Each sensor is based on a semiconductor structure having an interfacial region containing a two-dimensional electron gas (2deg).
|Distributed video creation|
In an example, a system for distributed video creation is provided. In an example, the system enables users to create the ideas that they and others might film and/or upload.
|Managing web extension through manifest file|
A web extension is managed through a manifest file. An application managing the web extension receives attributes of the extension from a developer or metadata of the extension.
|Providing rule based analysis of content to manage activation of web extension|
A rule based analysis of content is provided to manage activation of a web extension. A user interaction with the content launches a process to match a rule from the manifest to a portion of the content.
|System for the physiological evaluation of brain function|
The oculokinetic device is used to test an individual to evaluate brain functions and to identify the presence of a traumatic brain injury or disease which manifests itself through abnormal ocular responses to stimuli by using the high-speed tracking of an individual's eye movements, pupil size and reactivity, eye lid position and blink parameters and optionally along with other ocular elements, i.e., eyeball pressure, temperature, blood flow, etc. The eye movement stimulus protocol uses a target that moves in any direction of the two-dimensional plane and may use a color display or geometric shapes.
|Deployment of web application archives as a preprocessing step for provisioning|
In one aspect, a transformation of web application archives (wars) to open services gateway initiative (osgi™) web bundles is performed. Wars are specialized java® archives for packaging web applications and the transformation to osgi™ web bundles is realized by applying proper entries to the manifest of the wars thus making them osgi™ compliant.
|Methods, systems, and apparatus for fragmented file sharing|
Systems, methods, software, and apparatus are described for facilitating the distribution and management of fragmented content. In one embodiment, a packager packages content into fragments and generates a manifest including policies and metadata associated with the content.
|Method and apparatus for monitoring physiological parameter variability over time for one or more organs|
A system is provided for leveraging the power of the analysis of variability over time, and which uses an underlying framework that can handle variability analyses across a distributed system in a consistent manner, in part by constructing a standard variability data file that includes several manifestations of the underlying data acquired using variability monitoring. The consistent and standard data files, along with the underlying framework enables a user to make use of a set of convenient display tools, while a central entity can provide connectivity to the distributed environment and provide a way to update the equipment and software to ensure consistent and relevant analyses.
|Time-resolved early-to-late gadolinium enhancement magnetic resonance imaging|
A method for acquiring a volumetric scan from at least a portion of a body of a subject suspected of exhibiting an observable manifestation of a disease or adverse health condition comprises, with the aid of a radio frequency (rf) source of a magnetic resonance imaging (mri) system, applying a first rf pulse to the at least the portion of a body of the subject. A detector coil of the mri system can then detect magnetic resonance (mr) signals from the at least the portion of the body of the subject.
|Composition for prevention of vasoactivity in the treatment of blood loss and anemia|
The present invention relates to the prevention of cardiovascular and central nervous system side effects in mammals who receive transfusions of hemoglobin based oxygen carriers (hboc) or stored blood products containing a concentration of hemoglobin sufficient to induce vasoconstriction, by adding a vasoactivity reducing effective amount of one or more phosphodiesterase inhibitors in combination with a calcium channel blocker and/or an alpha agonist, to the circulation, or alternatively to the hboc or stored blood, thereby preventing the manifestation of vasoactivity attributable to the presence of free tetrameric hemoglobin (hb).. .
|Active ingredient with cutaneous application obtained from metschnikowia agaves and uses for improving the state of the skin|
An active ingredient with cutaneous application obtained from metschnikowia agaves, as well as its use for preventing and/or combating ageing of the skin and its visible manifestations, and cosmetic compositions including this active ingredient and to a cosmetic process for skin care.. .
|Genetic modifiers of cystic fibrosis|
Disclosed herein are compositions and methods for and treating cystic fibrosis lung disease severity and/or secondary manifestations, including meconium ileus and cf related liver disease.. .
It was discovered that using an inorganic substance having a high acid site concentration with acid site concentration being defined as the number of acid sites having a pka of 4.8 or less, it is possible to realize an anti-allergen that manifests strong anti-allergen effects, has excellent heat resistance and water resistance, shows little coloration, and has excellent workability.. .
|Oral formulations mimetic of roux-en-y gastric bypass actions on the ileal brake; compositions, methods of treatment, diagnostics and systems for treatment of metabolic syndrome manifestations including insulin resistance, fatty liver disease, hpperlipidemia, and type 2 diabetes|
In other aspects, the invention provides ileal brake hormone releasing compositions, methods of treatment, diagnostics, and related systems useful in selective control of appetite, stabilizing blood glucose and insulin levels, and treating gastrointestinal disorders in a similar manner to rygb surgery, but having at least 20% of the potency to stimulate the hormonal response of the ileal brake of humans.. .
|Compounds and method for modulating inflammatory reactions|
The present invention relates to compounds and methods for modulating, reducing or inhibiting, inflammatory reactions in a patient. Particularly, inflammatory reactions that are targeted by the present invention are cell migration, secretion of toxic products and proteolysis at a site of inflammation.
|Fact verification engine|
The described implementations relate to processing of electronic data. One implementation is manifested as a technique that can include receiving an input statement that includes a plurality of terms.
|Post-deposition soft annealing|
The methods and apparatus disclosed herein concern a process that may be referred to as a “soft anneal.” a soft anneal provides various benefits. Fundamentally, it reduces the internal stress in one or more silicon layers of a work piece.
|Visual indication of target tracking|
Awareness of a device, such as a robot, to proximate humans (or other moving object) is manifested by a visual signal aligned with—i.e., aimed at—the human. For example, an illumination system may take the form of a closed or partial ring around which lighting elements may be selectively activated..
|Use of sn and pore size control to improve biocompatibility in polycrystalline diamond compacts|
Polycrystalline diamond compacts for use in artificial joints achieve reduced corrosion and improved biocompatibility through the use of solvent metal formulations containing tin and through the control of solvent metal pore size, particularly in inner layers of the compact. Solvent metal formulations containing tin have been discovered which provide sintering ability, part strength, and grind resistance comparable to levels achieved by using cocrmo solvent metals.