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IBM Patent Grants

Masking of haptic data

Patent Number 9864871 - January 9, 2018

A method comprising using at least one hardware processor for: obtaining haptic data comprising multiple data channels representing multiple…

Epitaxial lift-off process with guided etching

Patent Number 9865469 - January 9, 2018

A method for performing epitaxial lift-off allowing reuse of a III-V substrate to grow III-V devices is presented. A sample is received…

Generating a unique die identifier for an electronic chip

Patent Number 9864006 - January 9, 2018

Generating a unique die identifier for an electronic chip including placing the electronic chip in an identifier generation state, wherein the…

Administering virtual machines in a distributed computing environment

Patent Number 9864622 - January 9, 2018

In a distributed computing environment that includes hosts that execute a VMM, where each VMM supports execution of one or more VMs,…

Virtual storage address threshold for freemained frames

Patent Number 9864680 - January 9, 2018

Address-based thresholds for freemained frames are used to determine retention actions. Based, at least in part, on a comparison of a number…

IBM Patent Applications

COGNITIVE STABILIZER WHEELS FOR VEHICLES

Application Number 20180009497 - January 11, 2018

An embodiment of the invention provides a method and system including a sensor on a vehicle and a processor connected to the sensor. The…

USE OF A REACTIVE, OR REDUCING GAS AS A METHOD TO INCREASE CONTACT LIFETIME IN MICRO CONTACT MEMS SWITCH DEVICES

Application Number 20180009657 - January 11, 2018

A MEMS device comprises an electro mechanical element in a sealed chamber containing a gas comprising a reactive gas selected to react with…

SELF-ADJUSTING TEST TIME ESTIMATION

Application Number 20180011464 - January 11, 2018

A test case is executed on a product using a hardware machine, the product being configured in manufacturing according to a configuration, the…

SECURE CONNECTED DIGITAL MEDIA PLATFORM

Application Number 20180011991 - January 11, 2018

An embodiment of the invention provides a method including accessing a portal pursuant to instructions from a digital media device and…

REAL TIME DISCOVERY OF RISK OPTIMAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

Application Number 20180012186 - January 11, 2018

An amount of time needed to fill a job requirement is forecasted. By executing a forecasting algorithm, a numerosity of resumes matching the…

IBM Federal District Court Decisions

Blocker v. IBM Corporation

Mississippi Northern District Court - November 27, 2017

ORDER DISMISSING CASE without prejudice by reason of settlement. This CASE is CLOSED. Signed by District Judge Sharion Aycock on 11/27/2017. …

International Business Machines Corporation v. Groupon, Inc.

Delaware District Court - November 17, 2017

MEMORANDUM OPINION. Signed by Judge Leonard P. Stark on 11/17/2017. (etg)

Agee et al v. United States of America

South Carolina District Court - November 6, 2017

ORDER granting 41 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney, denying as moot 42 MOTION to Withdraw as Attorney, denying as moot 43 MOTION…

Plaintiff v. Defendant

North Carolina Eastern District Court - September 21, 2017

ORDER granting 122 . The Court hereby ALLOWS the Plaintiffs Motion to Seal and ORDERS that Plaintiffs Reply 121 be sealed. Counsel is…

PersonalWeb Technologies LLC et al v. International Business Machines Corporation

California Northern District Court - August 14, 2017

UNSEALED ORDER DENYING 364 IBM'S RENEWED MOTION TO EXCLUDE/STRIKE THE OPINIONS OF DR. MICHAEL AKEMANN. Signed by Judge Edward J.…

IBM State Court Decisions

Shaunpen Zhou v. IBM Corporation

United States US Court of Appeals, 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

United States US Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit - January 2, 2018

International Business Machines Corp. v. Khoury

New Hampshire Supreme Court - December 21, 2017

SCO Group v. IBM

United States US Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit - October 30, 2017

IBM Federal Appellate Court Decisions

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

SCO Group v. IBM

US Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit - October 30, 2017

TWIN PEAKS SOFTWARE v. IBM CORPORATION

US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - May 26, 2017

TRUSTED KNIGHT CORPORATION v. IBM

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit - March 7, 2017