Easy To Use Patents Search & Patent Lawyer Directory

At Patents you can conduct a Patent Search, File a Patent Application, find a Patent Attorney, or search available technology through our Patent Exchange. Patents are available using simple keyword or date criteria. If you are looking to hire a patent attorney, you've come to the right place. Protect your idea and hire a patent lawyer.

Searching: business methods





Search by keyword, patent number, inventor, assignee, city or state:




Patent # Description
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...
US-7,174,338 Signaling events in workflow management systems
The present invention provides a computerized method for determining an addressee of a signaling request within a Workflow Management System or a computer system...
US-7,174,301 System and method for accessing geographic-based data
A system and method for creating a unified commercial real estate data model through collection, distribution and use of information in connection with...
US-7,171,583 For PPRC backup systems
A system and method for extending peer-to-peer remote copy system operations that transfer data contents written to a first storage system from a host device to...
US-7,171,455 Object oriented based, business class methodology for generating quasi-static web pages at periodic intervals
A method for providing a requestor with access to dynamic data via quasi-static data requests, comprising the steps of defining a web page, the web page...
US-7,171,406 OLAP-based web access analysis method and system
A method and system for analyzing web access. First, a plurality of web log records are received. Next, multi-dimensional summary information is generated based...
US-7,171,377 Workplace shopping system and merchandise picking system, and shopping method and picking method thereof
It is an object of the present invention to provide a system to receive orders of merchandise such as merchandise sold in a supermarket from a large number of...
US-7,171,372 Computerized method and system for guiding service personnel to select a preferred work site for servicing...
Computerized method and system for guiding personnel servicing equipment requiring repair while at an equipment work site are provided. The personnel is guided...
US-7,170,999 Method of and apparatus for encrypting and transferring files
A peer-to-peer connection is established by a receiving computer with a sending computer on which a desired file is located. The sending computer encrypts the...
US-7,170,995 Automatic dialing device, a system, and a method for automatically dialing a telephone number and/or placing an...
An automatic dialing device, system, and method for automatically dialing telephone numbers, placing orders and making announcements are provided. A user of the...
US-7,170,617 Method and apparatus for determining how to process incoming print jobs
The present invention efficiently directs the flow of print jobs and efficiently controls the spooling and printing of print jobs. The multiplexer system...
US-7,169,489 Hydrogen storage, distribution, and recovery system
Cassette based systems and methods of hydrogen storage, distribution, and recovery are disclosed. A cassette or other container may contain a hydrogen storage or...
US-7,167,863 System and method for building a distributed internet application
A system for providing client services with the assistance of a single source includes a distributed Internet application (DIA) maintained by an assisting party....
US-7,167,842 Architecture and method for operational privacy in business services
Consent-based application programming interfaces (APIs) are used to provide privacy access controls to operational systems for business services accomplished...
US-7,167,463 System and method for creating a spectrum agile wireless multi-hopping network
A system and method for creating a spectrum agile wireless multi-hopping network, such as a wireless ad-hoc peer-to-peer multi-hopping network. The spectrum...
US-7,165,714 Networked business system
A method of procuring goods and/or services using a merchant server coupled to a computer network is disclosed. The network (100) comprises at least one smart...
US-7,165,174 Trusted infrastructure support systems, methods and techniques for secure electronic commerce transaction and...
The present inventions provide an integrated, modular array of administrative and support services for electronic commerce and electronic rights and transaction...
US-7,165,094 Communications system and method with non-blocking shared interface
A communication system. One embodiment includes at least two functional blocks, wherein an first functional block communicates with a second functional block by...
US-7,165,060 Information access, collaboration and integration system and method
The present invention provides a computer implemented collaboration system and method for accessing multiple domain data sources and allowing data from those...
US-7,165,042 Interactive internet analysis method
A client establishes and/or modifies an interactive account on a server via proprietary sorting and filtering and reporting criteria as a means for timely...
US-7,165,036 System and method for managing a procurement process
A method of managing contracts is provided. The method includes storing a storing a plurality of electronic contracts including unstructured text. The method...
US-7,162,635 System and method for electronic transmission, storage, and retrieval of authenticated electronic original...
Exemplary embodiments include methods of handling stored electronic original objects that have been created by signing information objects by respective transfer...
US-7,162,470 Contextual search interface for business directory services
Business directory services allow definitions of custom category hierarchies and different search methods, such as, for example, search by location, distance...
US-7,162,450 Business method for determining quality and integrity of data content
A method and system for communicating data inspecting, monitoring and analysis information by signaling between digital devices is described. A process analyzes...
US-7,162,436 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-7,162,427 Structure and method of modeling integrated business and information technology frameworks and architecture in...
An enterprise architecture (30) for a business is divided into a business architecture (32), an information technology architecture (34), and an enterprise...
US-7,161,487 System, method, and logic for processing raw data comprising tag identifiers
Processing raw data includes receiving raw data. The raw data includes tag identifiers associated with one or more tags detected during a number of detection...
← Previous | 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 | Next →

Previous Patent US -1 | Next Patent US 1

File A Patent Application

  • Protect your idea -- Don't let someone else file first. Learn more.

  • 3 Easy Steps -- Complete Form, application Review, and File. See our process.

  • Attorney Review -- Have your application reviewed by a Patent Attorney. See what's included.