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US-6,829,343 Method and system for providing enhanced call waiting
A method and system are disclosed for providing an enhanced call waiting message to a customer when the customer is busy on a previous call and receives a...
US-6,828,377 Method of making a polymer from a polymer precursor composition
A method of making a polymer is disclosed. The method includes the following steps: packaging a polymer precursor composition in a sealable container;...
US-6,827,373 Business card stock with peel off labels, and method
A composite business card sheet stock micro perforated to define a plurality of business cards and comprising first and second sheets sandwiching between them a...
US-6,826,397 System and method to notify subscribers of call terminating treatment
A telecommunications system and method is disclosed for notifying a called subscriber of call terminating treatment applied by the network to calls unable to be...
US-6,826,283 Method and system for allowing multiple nodes in a small environment to play audio signals independent of other...
A method and system capable of playing different audio signals in different nodes of a small environment. The system is comprised of a number of nodes, which may...
US-6,826,281 Storage-encryption-retrieval device and method with resulting business processes
An encryption device includes a card with a grid comprising multiple rows and columns defining boxes for receiving individual characters. One of the columns or...
US-6,826,178 Apparatus for performing bit sensitive parallel bus peer addressing
Methods and apparatus used in systems for communicating data (e.g., voice, video and alphanumeric data), including but not limited to telecommunications systems,...
US-6,826,121 Human factor time translation of business information to consumers over the internet
The present invention is a system and methods for providing time translation to a requester of information incorporating human factors. The requester initiates a...
US-6,823,389 Method and system for providing an on-line service and computer readable storage medium
In an online service providing system, a user PC can receive services without paying attention to business hours and line identifier numbers of service points....
US-6,823,306 Methods and apparatus for generating, updating and distributing speech recognition models
Techniques for generating, distributing, and using speech recognition models are described. A shared speech processing facility is used to support speech...
US-6,823,188 Automated proximity notification
The disclosed system and method for automated proximity determination and notification is useful to enable a customer or client of a business or other enterprise...
US-6,820,118 Method and system for providing a linkage between systems management systems and applications
An improved consistency is provided between systems management systems (SMS) and workflow management systems (WFMS) by a linkage between the two. A tight,...
US-6,820,115 Apparatus and method for mediating message transmission across a network
An apparatus and method of mediating data flow across a network from a network switching system to a server utilizes a control message that limits repeated...
US-6,820,089 Method and system for simplifying the use of data mining in domain-specific analytic applications by packaging...
Development of domain-specific analytic applications having predefined data mining models, including identifying a business problem to be solved; selecting a...
US-6,819,945 Wireless centrex feature activation/deactivation
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,819,444 Image processing system and its control method
A host computer is connected to a plurality of printers via an IEEE1394 bus. To make these printers print an identical image, the host computer assures a...
US-6,817,008 System and method for enterprise-wide business process management
Implementing a business process management system across an entire enterprise. An exemplary computer-based system for implementing business processes can access...
US-6,816,911 Relay apparatus and relay method
A facsimile control section detects whether or not a transmission destination is busy. When the busy state is detected, the facsimile control section notifies a...
US-6,816,842 Method and apparatus for automatically processing business contract information into licensed end-user application
A system for managing the generation of licensed end-user software applications based on contracting information which is automatically fed from one or more...
US-6,816,809 Hardware based utilization metering
A hardware based utilization metering device, and a corresponding method are used in a computer system having one or more central processor units (CPUs) to...
US-6,816,725 Method and apparatus for selection of one data set from among multiple related data sets and beaming the...
A method and system of selecting one set of data from among multiple related data sets and beaming the data set from one handheld electronic device to another...
US-6,816,456 Methods and apparatus for network use optimization
A method and apparatus for assessing network traffic loads, separating the network traffic into the traffic classes either with or without specific client...
US-6,813,608 System and method for enhancing user experience in a wide-area facility having a distributed, bounded environment
A wireless system, including a system controller, and a portable device with wireless connection to the wireless system, can be used to link customers to the...
US-6,813,497 Method for providing wireless communication services and network and system for delivering same
The present invention is directed to an improved network and system for a wireless communication system. The improved business method, operations method, network...
US-6,813,347 Selective call waiting
A method and system of processing a call from a calling party to a called party are provided to enable selective call waiting which involves determining whether...
US-6,811,078 Point-of-transaction machine with improved versatility and related method
A point-of-transaction machine that allows global users to reach all aspects of their finances, from their brokerage account to their banks, mortgage accounts,...
US-6,809,836 Image communication apparatus and its control method
Demand for an inexpensive color facsimile apparatus is expected not in the business field but in home use, and a product which is easy to operate and use is...
US-6,808,985 Products derived from embedded flash/EEPROM products
A method of fabricating ROM products through the use of embedded flash/EEPROM prototypes is disclosed. This is accomplished by first forming a Flash/EEPROM...
US-6,808,110 Cashless payment by means of a mobile radio apparatus
The method is for cashless payment, in which a call (V) is set up via the mobile radio network (MS) from the terminal (MF) with multifunctional chipcard (CK) to...
US-6,807,532 Method of soliciting a user to input survey data at an electronic commerce terminal
The present invention relates to a processing method for conducting e-mail, e-commerce, and e-business by way of an electronic commerce terminal. An electronic...
US-6,807,490 Method for DNA mixture analysis
The present invention pertains to a process for automatically analyzing nucleic acid samples. Specifically, the process comprises the steps of forming...
US-6,807,161 Method and apparatus for signal combining in a high data rate communication system
Reverse link busy bits are independently generated by each base station and indicate whether a base station has reached a reverse link capacity limit. A remote...
US-6,805,292 Method for doing business with collision centers
A method and system for the supply of automotive collision centers is provided, which includes a Customer, Jobber, and intermediate Order Manager. The Customer...
US-6,804,711 Method and apparatus for managing call processing services in an intelligent telecommunication network
A resource management system for an intelligent communications network having one or more distributed service nodes, each service node for providing services...
US-6,804,674 Scalable Content management system and method of using the same
A scalable content management system manages searches from a local content manager and a plurality of remote content managers. A single scalable content manager...
US-6,804,509 Method and system for notifying a caller that a cellular phone destination is available
A method for connecting a caller to a called destination when the destination is initially unreachable comprises the steps of receiving in a communication...
US-6,804,341 System and method for providing no answer detail service for telephone calls that are not completed
Call detail service is provided using a trigger that only activates after the disposition of a telephone call is known, for example, a T-Busy and/or a...
US-6,804,256 Automatic bandwidth adjustment in a passive optical network
The invention provides an automatic bandwidth adjustment method and system in a passive optical network (PON) comprising an optical line terminal (OLT) connected...
US-6,804,210 Method and apparatus for signal combining in a high data rate communication system
Reverse link busy bits are independently generated by each base station and indicate whether a base station has reached a reverse link capacity limit. A remote...
US-6,801,776 Systems and methods for dimensioning a wireless communication system
A method of dimensioning a wireless communication system configured to support a plurality of applications. The method includes, for each application, estimating...
US-6,801,658 Business form handling method and system for carrying out the same
A business form handling system includes an image reading device for reading a business form and a terminal apparatus installed at the window for...
US-6,801,521 System and method for distributed call signaling in telephony-over-LAN networks
A gateway (106) to an H.323 network configured to monitor and intercept in-band signaling from external networks. The gateway (106) further provides to the H.323...
US-6,799,314 Work flow management method and work flow management system of controlling a work flow
A work flow management method for managing execution of a plurality of works in a business process based on process definition information for defining the...
US-6,799,177 Systems and methods for securing extranet transactions
The systems and methods described herein relate to secure extranets which utilize certificate authentication to mediate access, transactions, and user tracking....
US-6,799,085 Appliance supply distribution, dispensing and use system method
The present invention is an appliance supply distribution and dispensing system and method for distributing appliance supplies to a home or business and which...
US-6,799,017 Missed call notification to cellular telephone using short text messaging
A system for and method of providing Short Message Service (SMS) message notification to a cellular telephone customer regarding missed incoming calls that are...
US-6,795,873 Method and apparatus for a scheduling driver to implement a protocol utilizing time estimates for use with a...
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for a scheduling driver to implement a protocol using time estimates for use with a device that does not...
US-6,795,831 Method of managing knowledge information, method of generating knowledge information, method of using knowledge...
A knowledge information managing apparatus manages knowledge information to reuse information of analytical details and a process which have led to information...
US-6,795,811 Method for investing working capital
A method of doing business comprises receiving an investment contract offer from a corporate investor specifying a principal amount and a maturation term. The...
US-6,792,199 Variable temperature vaporizer
The present invention suitably provides a method and apparatus for controlling the temperature of a liquid vaporizer heating element, and thereby the rate of...
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