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US-7,199,715 System and method for tracking ID tags using a data structure of tag reads
A system and method of tracking tags at several successive points of a business process. A reader attempts to read each tag at each successive point. A processor...
US-7,197,893 Ice bag cover with apertures
Covers, articles of manufacture, and methods useful in the creation of an ice bag device that is compact, not bulky, preferably washable, optionally disposable,...
US-7,197,592 Method for exchanging data between several stations
In a method for exchanging data between several stations belonging to various data bus systems. The data bus systems are spatially and physically separate from...
US-7,197,569 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-7,197,482 Method and apparatus for customer storefront operations
A method and apparatus for managing a decentralized part supply system via a wide area network. A supplier and a customer establish a secure area at the...
US-7,197,480 System and method for front end business logic and validation
A hybird Notes/DB2 environment provides a requisition catalog on the Web. Client browsers are connected to a GWA infrastructure including a first network...
US-7,197,467 Method of providing visitation services between remotely located parties
With the development of a business that will supply a bonded visitation specialist to visit a patient or confined individual and supply personal caring contact...
US-7,197,041 System and method for developing and executing a wireless application gateway
The invention provides a system and method that enables a business developer to develop and execute a Wireless Application Gateway (WAG) without programming or...
US-7,195,490 Behavior modification system
A tool for and a method of communication that teaches children how to ask a person a question when the person is busy. Children learn to use any one of three...
US-7,195,151 Method and system for automated value transfer
This invention provides a system and method for authorizing automated value transfers from an account available to users who do not have a pre-existing trust,...
US-7,194,560 System uses internet electronic mail for communicating status of a printing device to a remote computer
A method and system for monitoring, controlling and diagnosing operation of a machine such as a business office machine including a facsimile machine, a copier,...
US-7,194,457 Method and system for business intelligence over network using XML
A method and system is provided for exchanging information over a computer network. A network server computer system receives a query request from at least one...
US-7,194,420 Method and system for planning supply of commodities
An SFA server stores transaction information representing the contents of each of a plurality of business transactions for providing customers with commodities...
US-7,193,605 High resolution display
Method and apparatus for document content publishing, distribution, and display, including a method of doing business. An electronic display includes at least...
US-7,193,128 Methods for generating or increasing revenues from crops
The present invention provides methods of doing business and providing services. For example, methods of increasing the revenue of crops are provided. To this...
US-7,191,932 Device and method for the automatic handover of goods
An apparatus is provided for receiving ordered products and/or making products available for pickup. The apparatus has a lockable container for the products with...
US-7,191,188 Method and apparatus for creating an adaptive application
An Adaptive Software Application consists of several types of modules, called Adaptive Units, which are highly parameterized such that they can adapt to varying...
US-7,191,157 System, method and computer program product for the optimization of price to satisfy certain business objectives
A computer-implemented method, system and computer program product are provided for determining an optimal price. First, a plurality of parameters is received...
US-7,190,776 System and method for selecting a feature
A system and method in which a feature is selected for a busy terminal from a calling terminal. This results in a method with an improved selection of features...
US-7,190,478 Network printing tracking system
A system of hardware, software and a business method that enables printer and copier vendors to outsource network printing. The method is implemented on a local...
US-7,188,185 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-7,188,169 System and method for monitoring key performance indicators in a business
A system for monitoring business performance indicators in a networked environment. The system comprises a data source having a predefined format, an agent...
US-7,188,137 System and method for distributing advertisements to a plurality of users based upon advertisement user...
There is provided a system for selecting advertisement contents which are suitable for ad-user attributes, and for distributing the advertisement contents data...
US-7,187,761 Method and system for providing advertising to telephone callers
A system and method for providing one or more advertisements, services, surveys, offers for goods/services, and/or offers to modify a telephone service plan...
US-7,185,188 Aggressive content pre-fetching during pre-boot runtime to support speedy OS booting
A method and system for content pre-fetching during a processing system pre-boot runtime. First, it is determined when a processor of a processing system is in...
US-7,185,127 Method and an apparatus to efficiently handle read completions that satisfy a read request
A method and an apparatus to efficiently handle read completions that satisfy a read request are presented. The apparatus comprises a first port to receive data...
US-7,185,121 Method of accessing memory via multiple slave ports
A crossbar switch (12) arbitrates for access from multiple bus masters (14, 16, 18, 20 and 22) to multiple addressed slave ports (3 and 4) that have overlapping...
US-7,185,093 Computer system, method, and business method for enabling customer access to computer system performance data...
An apparatus, method, and business method allow a customer to access performance data only if transmission of the performance data to the vendor is enabled. In a...
US-7,185,080 Method and system for diagnosis and control of machines using connection and connectionless modes of communication
A method and system for monitoring, controlling and diagnosing operation of a machine such as a business office machine including a facsimile machine, a copier,...
US-7,185,044 Weather information delivery systems and methods providing planning functionality and navigational tools
A weather system available through the Internet provides for clean and consistent global navigation, brings content close to the consumer, and allows consumers...
US-7,185,010 Systems and methods for rule inheritance
Systems and methods for automating and increasing the efficiency of business processes using inheritance of access/approval rules within an organization based...
US-7,184,987 Internet-based system and method for facilitating commercial transactions between buyers and vendors
An Internet-based, business-to-business web site which aggregates product information from each of a plurality of vendors into a common display format. In...
US-7,184,967 System and method utilizing a graphical user interface of a business process workflow scheduling program
A graphical user interface (GUI) scheduler program is provided for modeling business workflow processes. The GUI scheduler program includes tools to allow a user...
US-7,184,965 Systems and methods for recommending business decisions utilizing weather driven demand data and opportunity...
Systems and methods to generate business recommendations for specific business actions based on weather element forecasts and known relationships between a...
US-7,181,878 Label, or business form/label combination having multiple layered or patterned coated adhesives and methods of...
The present invention relates to a label or a business form label combination in which the labels have been created by applying multiple zones or coatings. The...
US-7,181,744 System and method for transferring data between virtual machines or other computer entities
A method for communication between first and second computer programs having a shared memory. The first computer program has a first work dispatcher for a first...
US-7,181,529 Business to business engine and system for facilitating information interexchange using realtime data
A system and method for facilitating information interexchange between a wireless telecommunications system having at least one telecommunications device therein...
US-7,181,459 Method of coding, categorizing, and retrieving network pages and sites
The invention includes a method for categorizing pages on a network, including the steps of providing a list of categories and providing the opportunity to...
US-7,181,430 Method and system for processing financial instrument deposits physically remote from a financial institution
A system that includes computer hardware, computer software, apparatus, and methodology that enables individuals, businesses, and all types of organizations...
US-7,181,302 Method and system for network-based, distributed, real-time command and control of an enterprise
Methods and systems of controlling an enterprise and for providing a control architecture. In some embodiments, a multiple level business model is used to define...
US-7,180,905 Access method for periodic contention-free sessions
An access method for periodic contention-free sessions (PCFS) reduces interference between overlapping first and second wireless LAN cells contending for the...
US-7,178,726 Method and system for collecting market research data from consumers
For collecting market research data and promoting business activities in a selected geographic area, user information containing users' profile and preference...
US-7,178,278 Method for interchangeably promoting a business on a hat
The method entails disposing advertising on a cover of an apparatus for hands-free holding of an article to a hat that has a substantially stiff lower clamp with...
US-7,177,900 Non-invasive technique for enabling distributed computing applications to exploit distributed fragment caching...
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by caching dynamic content fragments in a distributed cache and assembling requested...
US-7,177,879 Method and apparatus for digital media management, retrieval, and collaboration
The software according to the invention incorporates a glossary management tool that makes it easy for each client to customize terminology to the needs of a...
US-7,177,877 Method and system for externalizing conditional logic for collecting multi-purpose objects
A method and system for externalizing conditional logic for an integrated programming architecture provides a static tree structure traversed by a dynamic object...
US-7,175,074 Methods and apparatus for processing electronic checks
Methods according to the invention include accepting e-check data input from a payer, parsing the data to determine the bank routing number and the ostensible...
US-7,174,426 Interleave pre-checking in front of shared caches with pipelined access
The invention relates to a method and respective system for accessing a cache memory in a computer system, wherein the cache memory is split up in at least two...
US-7,174,349 HTML/DHTML web interface system and method
A web interface system and a method for use with a business information system are provided. The web interface system provides an interface to a user and...
US-7,174,339 Integrated business system for the design, execution, and management of projects
The system of method for building a database for the design and execution of projects is described. This system includes a host computer system in data...
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