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Scoring attributes in deep question answering systems based on algorithmic source code influences

Patent Number 10127284 - November 13, 2018

Systems and computer program products to perform an operation comprising: identifying a first attribute of a source code in a deep question…

Controlling usage of perishable products with a smart portable device

Patent Number 10127421 - November 13, 2018

A solution is proposed for controlling usage of one or more perishable products. A corresponding method comprises storing an indication of one…

Mobile user interface design testing tool

Patent Number 10127689 - November 13, 2018

A tool for verifying a user interface (UI) design of a mobile application receives a screenshot of the application's UI operating at a target…

Memory move instruction sequence targeting a memory-mapped device

Patent Number 10126952 - November 13, 2018

A data processing system includes a processor core having a store-in lower level cache, a memory controller, a memory-mapped device, and an…

Efficient resource management in a virtualized computing environment

Patent Number 10127081 - November 13, 2018

Systems and methods for allocating resources to service one or more requests, the method comprising: associating with at least one host from…

IBM Patent Applications

Local Advertisement Generation and Display Based on Applications

Application Number 20180328754 - November 15, 2018

Dynamic message selection and presentation based on integration of data from two or more applications is provided. Data from two or more…

Local Advertisement Generation and Display Based on Applications

Application Number 20180328755 - November 15, 2018

Dynamic message selection and presentation based on integration of data from two or more applications is provided. Data from two or more…

Linking Optimized Entry Points for Local-Use-Only Function Pointers

Application Number 20180329699 - November 15, 2018

Embodiments relate to using a local entry point with an indirect call function. More specifically, a linker is provided to generate at…

Prevention of Event Flooding

Application Number 20180329791 - November 15, 2018

An apparatus, method and programming product for preventing event flooding in an event processing system, comprising, responsive to receiving…

DYNAMIC OBJECT PASSWORDS

Application Number 20180332013 - November 15, 2018

A construction of a dynamic object password (DOP) is initiated by selecting an object from a set of objects in a step of the construction. A…

IBM Federal District Court Decisions

Arunachalam v. Apple, Inc. et al

California Northern District Court - October 16, 2018

ORDER denying 56 Motion ; granting 69 Motion to Dismiss; granting 70 Motion to Dismiss; granting 101 Motion to Dismiss; granting …

VINSON v. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION

North Carolina Middle District Court - September 25, 2018

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER, ORDER signed by CHIEF JUDGE THOMAS D. SCHROEDER on 09/25/2018. For the reasons stated, therefore, IT IS ORDERED…

BMC Software, Inc. vs International Business Machines Corporation

Texas Southern District Court - September 21, 2018

ORDER ADOPTING in part 219 Memorandum and Recommendations re 92 Sealed Event, 37 Sealed Event, 170 MOTION to Admit & Objections…

International Business Machines Corporation v. Groupon, Inc.

Delaware District Court - June 15, 2018

MEMORANDUM ORDER re rulings on motions in limine and other pretrial disputes and issues. Signed by Judge Leonard P. Stark on 6/15/18. (ntl)

Arunachalam v. International Business Machines Corporation et al

Delaware District Court - May 22, 2018

MEMORANDUM. Signed by Judge Richard G. Andrews on 5/22/2018. (nms)

IBM State Court Decisions

VINSON v. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION

North Carolina North Carolina Middle District Court - September 25, 2018

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER, ORDER signed by CHIEF JUDGE THOMAS D. SCHROEDER on 09/25/2018. For the reasons stated, therefore, IT IS ORDERED…

Robert Kaminski v. The Libman Co.

United States US Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit - August 14, 2018

PIYUSH GUPTA V. IBM

United States US Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit - July 13, 2018

TecSec, Incorporated v. International Business Machines Corporation et al

Virginia Virginia Eastern District Court - June 19, 2018

MEMORANDUM OPINION AND ORDER granting in part and denying in part 1006 Motion for Partial Summary Judgment. Signed by District Judge Liam…

IBM Federal Appellate Court Decisions

Robert Kaminski v. The Libman Co.

US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit - August 14, 2018

PIYUSH GUPTA V. IBM

US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit - July 13, 2018

PARALLEL NETWORKS LICENSING, v. IBM

US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - May 11, 2018

Shaunpen Zhou v. IBM Corporation

US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit - January 12, 2018

Per Curiam - Before Gruender, Murphy and Shepherd, Circuit Judges] Civil case - Employment discrimination. Defendant's summary judgment…

SCO Group v. IBM

US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit - January 2, 2018