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patent pending

n. often abbreviated to "pat. pend." or "pat. pending," the term is printed on a product to inform others that an application for a patent has been filed with the United States Patent Office, but the patent has not yet been granted. (See: patent)

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This is a significant step forward for Silvergraph because our patent-pending technology and product platform, in our opinion, is particularly well suited to the unique requirements needed to succeed in the multi-billion dollar home-based business segment," said James R.
Video Search Pioneer Uses Patent-Pending Indexing Technology to Help Consumers Find CinemaNow Trailers
0, its patent-pending, networked-client software framework, is now available for general release at www.
ClipBlast's patent-pending technology gives users the ability to search for video clips from within a single site, video blog (vlog) or across the entire Web - a capability that even search-engine stalwarts like Google and MSN do not provide.
NASDAQ:CATS) a supplier of analog, mixed-signal and non-volatile memory semiconductors, has taken LED driver performance to the next level with the announcement of its first chip in a new family of patent-pending Quad-Mode(TM) adaptive fractional charge pumps.
Using the open space inside the chair, this patent-pending technology amplifies sound, increases sound quality and enhances the user experience.
ATLANTA -- Wave7 Optics, a leading supplier of fiber-to-the-home and -premises (FTTH/FTTP) broadband network equipment for residential and business services, today announced the introduction of its patent-pending "idle-code mitigation" technique, enabling delivery of enhanced RF video services via EPON and GPON FTTP systems.
OTCBB:LFLT), maker of Protandim(R), a patent-pending dietary supplement that increases the body's natural antioxidant defenses, today announced its attendance at Vitafoods International Conference, the largest and most important nutraceutical event in Europe.
a Logicalis Company, has developed a unique and patent-pending brand image database technology that brings mobile consumers together with brand marketers for business and lifestyle applications.
Centice Corporation, the pioneer of a next generation sensor technology, today announced that Newport Corporation, a worldwide leader in spectroscopy instruments, has selected Centice's innovative patent-pending Multimodal Multiplex Spectroscopy (MMS) technology for its new spectrometer platform.
This agreement marks the first design application for Arxceo's patent-pending technology, further underscoring the market need for anomaly-based, anti-reconnaissance intrusion prevention technology for small embedded devices.
BOSTON -- Award Recognizes Patent-Pending SIFT Software For Industry's First Self-Configuring, Self-Healing, and Self-Protecting Service Oriented Architecture