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Temporary internet speed increase
A temporary Internet bandwidth increase is provided. A speed preview interface is presented for obtaining a request for an Internet bandwidth increase from a...
Asynchronous advertising placement based on metadata
A podcast system and method are provided to select and deliver media ads over a network to a user device and to insert the media ads in media content subscribed...
Timer-based ad placement in content retrieval applications
Techniques are described for incorporating advertisements into content in a content retrieval application. Embodiments receive a request to view content...
Barcode generation and implementation method and system for processing
A system and method for generating and implementing a barcode is provided, wherein the system includes a data generation device configured to receive data and...
Systems and methods for near field communication enabled shopping cart
Certain embodiments disclose a corral and enclosure defined by three members having an opening configured to hold one or more shopping carts and display one or...
Method and apparatus for providing a purchase history
A method and apparatus for providing a purchase history of a first user to a second (differing) user is provided herein. During operation a server is provided...
Method for performing real-time click fraud detection, prevention and
reporting for online advertising
The present invention provides a method of detecting fraudulent clicks in an online environment to reduce fraudulent paid clicks for online advertisers. The...
Asynchronous account modification
Technology is described for asynchronously modifying a plurality of subaccounts. A method may include receiving an update request for an account having a...
Telephony based reward system
The present disclosure describes a system and method for managing through telephony systems a customer reward system, such as, a spend and get reward system. In...
Methods and a computing device for carrying out data collection
According to an implementation, a host computing device receives, from a first computing device, a data collection request of a first user. The data collection...
Systems, methods, and apparatuses for implementing data upload,
processing, and predictive query API exposure
Disclosed herein are systems and methods for implementing data upload, processing, and predictive query API exposure including means for receiving a dataset in...
Managing experience state to personalize destination visits
A method for managing distribution of entitlements, such as personalized or enhanced experiences at a destination such a theme park. The method includes...
System and method for managing compliance with retail display regulations
across a plurality of jurisdictions
Compliance with retail display regulations that retailers are subject to within a plurality of jurisdictions is managed. Retail display regulations may differ...
The present invention provides for systems and methods that facilitate conveying user information between and among users effectively to thereby create a...
An authentication system including a package that includes a container and a closure, an ultraviolet (UV) protector carried by the container, and a UV light...
Dynamic interactive seat map
Systems and methods for providing an interactive seat map showing locations of available tickets in an event venue are described. A client computer receives,...
Presenting content packages based on audience retargeting
A present technology intelligently retargets invitational content to a user by maintaining a user profile that includes data descriptive of the user's...
Telephone search supported by advertising based on past history of
A technology platform for the delivery of dynamic, interactive audio advertisements played in response to a consumer initiated request for information via a...
Messaging customer mobile device when electronic bank card used
A bank customer's CE device is texted by a bank computer when the customer's electronic debit or credit card ("e-card") is sought to be used so that the...
Method and system for online and physical merchant specific fraud
A method for processing payment transactions with merchant-specific fraud detection includes: storing a merchant profile, the profile including data related to...
Transaction alerting in a multi-network environment
Techniques are provided for generating a transaction alert for a transaction whether the transaction was processed by a first payment processing network...
Software pin entry
A card reader configured to read a smart card can be detachably connected to a mobile computing device. When the card reader is attached to the mobile device,...
Facilitating mobile device payments using product code scanning
Provided are computer implemented methods and systems for facilitating mobile device payments using barcodes displayed on mobile devices and scanned by...
Disparate network systems and methods
Electronic transaction data and/or electronic payment data therefor is routed to disparate payment networks for a multitude of transactions. A ...
Method and apparatus for money transfer
A staged bill payment transaction method comprises receiving transaction information, building a staging record at a data center, and providing a retrieval key...
Cash and/or financial document handling system
A controller comprising: a database; a control module associated with the database; and a network interface configured to connect, over a network, to a...
System for processing and tracking merchant deposits
Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems, methods, and computer program products for processing and tracking merchant deposits. An exemplary...
Retrofit devices for providing virtual ticket-in and ticket-out on a
A gaming system compatible with patron-controlled portable electronic devices, such as smart phones or tablet computers, is described. The gaming system can...
Systems, methods, and computer products for processing payments using a
Systems, methods and computer program products for processing payments for a proxy card are provided. Embodiments of the system include a processor, and a...
Data services outsourcing verification
A method and system for verifying outsource data and providing a certification system includes but is not limited to a method including receiving one or more...
Synchronizing image data among applications and devices
For providing synchronization of image data among diverse devices and applications, exemplary systems include a direct client application providing a user...
Methods and apparatus for inventory determinations using portable devices
Methods and apparatus for inventory determinations using portable devices are disclosed. One disclosed example apparatus includes a detector of a portable...
Fulfilling orders for serialized products
Various embodiments are directed to a method for fulfilling orders from an inventory comprising serialized products. For example, a computer system may receive...
File storage device
A file storage device stores files with radio frequency identification (RFID) tag attached. The file storage device includes a plurality of antennas and a...
Forward-path digital summation in digital radio frequency transport
A distributed antenna switch includes a plurality of first interfaces, each of the plurality of first interfaces configured to receive a downlink serialized...
Cross-dock management system, method and apparatus
Disclosed herein is a cross-dock management system comprises: a plurality of movable platforms configured to hold one or more pallets or parcels; at least one...
Consistent interface for entitlement product
A business object model, which reflects data that is used during a given business transaction, is utilized to generate interfaces. This business object model...
Facilitating revenue generation from wholesale electricity markets based
on a self-tuning energy asset model
The apparatus, systems and methods herein facilitate generation of energy-related revenue for an energy customer of an electricity supplier. The apparatuses and...
Provisioning and performing action items
An action item specifying one or more tasks is instantiated. Thereafter, data characterizing the action item is associated with at least one tool to perform at...
Computer method and system for ranking users in a network community of
A computer method and system for ranking computer network portal users is provided. The system and method comprise a ranking module which determines rank of an...
Supervision and data cyber superhighway system, method and medium
A method provides supervision which includes providing a plurality of information channels for communicating information to the service provider and the user...
System and method for profiling requests in service systems
A system and method for profiling a request in a service system with kernel events including a pre-processing module configured to obtain kernel event traces...
Online temporal difference learning from incomplete customer interaction
In one embodiment, an indication that a decision has been requested, selected, or applied with respect to one or more users may be obtained. After the...
Sensor data processing
A method and apparatus for processing data, the data including: a set of one or more system inputs; and a set of one or more system outputs; wherein each system...
Transductive Lasso for high-dimensional data regression problems
Various embodiments select features from a feature space. In one embodiment, a set of training samples and a set of test samples are received. A first centered...
Methods and systems for identifying patients with mild cognitive
impairment at risk of converting to alzheimer's
Methods and systems for selecting a cohort group or a patient at risk from a population of patients with mild cognitive impairment. The methods include using a...
Data mining technique with induced environmental alteration
Roughly described, a data mining system for use in evolving individuals based on data samples in a training database. The individuals have a plurality of...
Monte-Carlo approach to computing value of information
The subject disclosure is directed towards the use of Monte Carlo (MC) procedures for computing the value of information (VOI), including with long evidential...
Methods and systems for classifying data using a hierarchical taxonomy
A method and system for classifying documents is provided. A set of document classifiers is generated by applying a classification algorithm to a trusted corpus...
Methods and systems for identifying frequently occurring intradomain
episodes and interdomain episodes in...
Methods and systems for scalable extraction of episode rules using incremental episode tree construction in a multi-application event space comprise compiling...