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Elite Gaming Tech LLC and Cornice Inc.

U.S. Patent No. 7,162,577


This publication search report presents the mappings of the various elements of claim 1 of U.S. Patent No. 7,162,577 (‘577 Patent), titled “Digital device configuration and method”, from assignees Elite Gaming Tech LLC and Cornice Inc., published on 9 January 2007.

The patent discloses an electromechanical data storage arrangement interfaced with a host device which includes a rotatable disk and is responsive to read and write gate signals for initiating a read and write, respectively. The host device is configured to control the data storage arrangement and generate read and write gate signals in a mutually exclusive way. The interface electrically connects the data storage arrangement and the host device using a plurality of conductors, such that one of the conductors is multiplexed to carry both the read and write gate signals.

This preliminary report has been reviewed by a registered U.S. patent attorney.

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