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US-7,596,515 System and method for pairing providers with consumers of online goods and services
A method and system is provided that operates as an intelligent intermediary between online consumers and providers of goods and services. The system operates to...
US-7,596,513 Internet enhanced local shopping system and method
Internet enhanced local shopping system in which businesses having physical stores where products and services can be purchased submit their inventories and...
US-7,596,218 Enhanced directory assistance services in a telecommunications network
Directory assistance provides telephone number look up services to callers based on the business or caller name as listed in a telephone directory. As such,...
US-7,595,642 Battery management system for determining battery charge sufficiency for a task
An electronic tool and method to manage a battery includes a processor to monitor a battery charge and estimate a required charge needed by the electronic tool...
US-7,594,193 Visual indication of user role in an address bar
Apparatus, methods and computer program products relate to icons in an address bar of a browser indicative of roles of users as they visit web sites. In this...
US-7,594,141 Apparatus, system, and method for signaling logical errors in an EIS remote function call
An apparatus, system, and method are disclosed to signal a logical error in a function call made by an integration adapter. The apparatus includes an...
US-7,594,004 System, computer product and method for event monitoring with data centre
A system, computer product and method for monitoring and disseminating data form a plurality of electronic devices via the Internet is provided. The plurality of...
US-7,593,935 Methods and systems for node ranking based on DNS session data
Systems and methods for ranking pages and/or hosts in a faster and more relevant manner are provided. Systems and methods for ranking pages and/or hosts based on...
US-7,593,893 Computerized systems and methods for facilitating the flow of capital through the housing finance industry
An online system for identifying and pricing a mortgage loan that meets a predetermined business objective of a mortgage market participant includes a business...
US-7,593,892 Financial institution portal system and method
Systems and methods utilizing a portal on a single computer platform for improving risk assessment and business reporting are disclosed. The portal integrates at...
US-7,593,888 System and method for facilitating investment account transfers
The present invention is directed toward a system and method that facilitates investment account transfers where the time standard for reliably accomplishing a...
US-7,593,885 Materials supply contract system and method
The invention relates to a materials supply contract system and method for use in conducting business on-line over a network of computers such as the Internet. A...
US-7,593,861 Employee assessment tool
A method of providing employee assessment services includes negotiating with an employer to administer surveys to its employees, and obtaining performance...
US-7,593,721 Method and apparatus for delivering geographical specific advertisements to a communication device
The present invention relates to apparatus, method and system for advertising on communication devices, such as cellular phones. A `central contact information...
US-7,593,523 System and method for providing incoming call distribution
A method and system of routing incoming call is disclosed. An incoming call is received at a call center of a language interpretation provider. The incoming call...
US-7,593,522 Call center user interface and methods of using same
Methods and apparatus for a call center system are disclosed for an agent to answer calls from customers of a business. A disclosed example call center system...
US-7,590,972 Role-oriented development environment
This invention relates to a business application development and execution environment that recognizes and supports various development and user roles. Aspects...
US-7,590,945 Viewing applications from inactive sessions
Embodiments of the present disclosure provide systems and methods for managing user-sessions. Briefly described, in architecture, one embodiment of the system,...
US-7,590,724 Auto instrumentation system
A method of business activity monitoring is provided. A management object is created and attached to an operational component without modifying software for the...
US-7,590,640 Systems and methods for managing the flow of attachments to business objects
Systems and methods are disclosed for managing the flow of documents. A first business object may have a file associated therewith. A second business object may...
US-7,590,552 Systems engineering process
A method for implementing a project for a customer. Business requirements are developed for the project and are reviewed for acceptability in accordance with...
US-7,590,548 Global asset risk management systems and methods
Systems and methods for risk assessment are disclosed. In various embodiments, the systems and methods may include at least one risk information source receiving...
US-7,590,464 System and method for on-line planning utilizing multiple planning queues
Features described herein relate to concurrently processing multiple batches of job requests for one or more machines and/or components thereof, using a...
US-7,590,144 Network router apparatus and method
An improved network router apparatus and associated network architecture is disclosed. In one exemplary embodiment, the router apparatus is adapted to interface...
US-7,589,638 Multi-function implantable chip for pets
A method and system related to pet medical care and pet location which includes an implantable multiple function chip. The chip includes data storage portions...
US-7,587,767 Systems and methods of transferring computer hardware
Disclosed are systems and methods of transferring computer hardware from one set of users to another set of users. An exemplary receives units of circuitry from...
US-7,587,504 Methods and systems for interchanging documents between a sender computer, a server and a receiver computer
A method for storing, accessing and interchanging voluminous confidential documents for review by a plurality of parties and for notifying selected ones of a...
US-7,587,415 Single-pass translation of flat-file documents into XML format including validation, ambiguity resolution, and...
Systems and methods are disclosed that facilitate formally describing structured documents and complex validation rules associated therewith using value-added...
US-7,587,412 Mixed media reality brokerage network and methods of use
A Mixed Media Reality (MMR) system associated techniques are disclosed. In one particular embodiment, the MMR system includes a MMR brokerage network having a...
US-7,587,379 Method and system for capturing business rules for automated decision procession
A rule packaging system and method to define and/or package parameters, attributes, enumerations of a prime rule in a reduced canonical form suitable for...
US-7,587,368 Information record infrastructure, system and method
A method of maintaining electronic medical records, comprising the steps of receiving a medical transaction record, encrypted with an encryption key relating to...
US-7,587,366 Secure information vault, exchange and processing system and method
A system and method for providing an information vault so that individual owners of personal data may control and manage the access and dissemination of the...
US-7,587,325 Method of insuring against satellite launch failure
A method of insuring against launch failure is provided to reduce the business risk to the satellite owner and insurance underwriters against satellite launch...
US-7,586,893 Radio communication system, radio communication control method, radio communication apparatus, control method...
A radio communication system, a radio communication control method, a radio communication apparatus, a control method for a radio communication apparatus, and a...
US-7,584,474 Systems and methods for transaction chaining
A transaction management engine, such as a business process management (BPM) engine, can allow an application to define transaction demarcations in order to...
US-7,584,283 Method and apparatus to save and resume a session associated with a logical structure
A flowchart-based tool can be used to build a logical structure. In the context of a customer relationship management (CRM) system, the logical structure can...
US-7,584,128 Validating negotiable documents using public document validation profiles
A system and method that allows a business or financial institution accepting negotiable documents such as checks as payments or receiving such documents in...
US-7,584,124 Method, system and business model for a buyer's auction with near perfect information using the internet
A methodology, system and business model are disclosed for facilitating a fully automated buyer's auction in which the major types of transaction costs are...
US-7,584,117 Analysis of business innovation potential
A method of determining a business's innovation capability consists of using a computer and internet based system which has a questionnaire program to obtain...
US-7,584,101 System for and method of automated quality monitoring
A system and method according to the present invention automates call monitoring activities to evaluate and directly improve agent-customer interactions. Rather...
US-7,581,987 Splitter balun with repositional connector
As networking demands only increase for both home and business uses, the need for a splitter balun which enables repositioning of coaxial connections in the...
US-7,581,697 Design methods and configurations for supersonic aircraft
Methods for configuring aircraft that may be implemented to integrate aircraft sonic boom constraint requirements with the design process for a supersonic...
US-7,581,255 Systems and methods for licensing one or more data streams from an encoded digital media file
Systems and methods to license combinations of one or more data streams from an encoded file including multiple data streams are described. In one aspect, the...
US-7,581,190 Constructing user interfaces on top of cmdlets
A method using cmdlets in association with a graphical user interface for an application, a command line interface, and a web-based interface for the application...
US-7,581,033 Intelligent network interface card (NIC) optimizations
Intelligent NIC optimizations includes system and methods for Token Table Posting, use of a Master Completion Queue, Notification Request Area (NRA) associated...
US-7,581,030 Federated multiprotocol communication
Methods, apparatus, and business techniques are disclosed for use in distributed communication systems comprising a plurality of communication protocols. In one...
US-7,580,946 Smart integration engine and metadata-oriented architecture for automatic EII and business integration
The present invention discloses systems and methods for automating the EII, using a smart integration engine based on metadata. On-line execution (i.e. data...
US-7,580,944 Business intelligent architecture system and method
The present disclosure describes a standardized logical model architecture, for use in building a business intelligent systems, and a system and method of using...
US-7,580,891 Method and system for assisting in the identification of merchants at which payment accounts have been compromised
A method and system for identifying merchants at which payment accounts (e.g., credit card accounts) have been compromised. A set of "pre-fraud" payment accounts...
US-7,580,878 Data fusion for automated business decisions
Methods and systems for business decision-making are provided. Business data elements are fused together to form fused data sets. The fused data sets are...
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