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US-6,601,071 Method and system for business to business data interchange using XML
A system allows exchange of information by converting it to/from proprietary formats from/to XML. An XML import tool may be used to import data from an XML file...
US-6,601,047 Image-based digital evidence system and associated method
A digital evidence system is disclosed. According to one embodiment, the digital evidence system records pertinent screen activities such as data entry into an...
US-6,601,042 Customized article of footwear and method of conducting retail and internet business
The present application teaches a device and method for adjusting the width, girth, and foot shape of an article of footwear. Lasting boards having different...
US-6,601,040 Electronic commerce terminal for wirelessly communicating to a plurality of communication devices
The present invention relates to a wireless network system and method for allowing digital devices to connect to a wireless network for the purpose of data...
US-6,601,039 Gas pump control system having access to the internet for the purposes of transacting e-mail, e-commerce, and...
The present invention relates to a universal advertising and payment system and method for networking, monitoring, collecting data, selling goods and services,...
US-6,601,037 System and method of processing credit card, e-commerce, and e-business transactions without the merchant...
The present invention relates to a processing method for nullifying transaction processing fees incurred by a merchant, for processing a wide variety of credit...
US-6,598,134 System and method for on-line, real time, data migration
A system and method for providing on-line, real-time, transparent data migration from an existing storage device to a replacement storage device. The existing...
US-6,598,028 Computer-implemented universal financial management/translation system and method
A central-based universal financial management/translation mechanism that offers individual users, small businesses and others, the opportunity to leverage...
US-6,597,780 Method and system for providing a continuous tone source using a service node
A system and method for providing an on-hold call with a selectable continuous tone source using a service node, comprising a service switching point of a...
US-6,597,769 Telephone ordering system and method
A system and method (10) that enables customers (15) to order products and services from business vendors (19) using customized selection codes (24A) that they...
US-6,595,723 Conversion of gypsum stacks to waste containment facilities and related construction and business methods
The invention pertains to the conversion of waste materials derived from gypsum mining and processing, such as existing gypsum stacks, into waste containment or...
US-6,594,973 Method of packaging and selling natural stone
This invention comprises a unique method for the sale of natural stone, special packaging for the stone and a method of doing business to make the stone...
US-6,591,322 Method and apparatus for connecting single master devices to a multimaster wired-and bus environment
A "firewall" apparatus is placed between a single bus master device and a multimaster I.sup.2 C bus system. The firewall apparatus transforms all multimaster bus...
US-6,591,300 Integrated management application
A computer-network based system/method integrates group-related information from a plurality of sources, such as a plurality of user and sub-applications,...
US-6,591,244 Computer method and apparatus for automatic execution of software applications
A computer method and apparatus for automatic execution of software applications where the software applications are launched from a business terminology...
US-6,591,115 Wireless centrex call hold
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,591,105 System and method for managing access in cellular network with multiple profiles
A telecommunications system and method is disclosed for allowing business indoor mobile subscribers having multiple profiles to access both the business indoor...
US-6,587,839 Method and system for notifying a consumer that the photofinishing order is ready and for controlling inventory...
A method of informing a customer that their photofinishing order is ready to picked up at a retailer. An electronic notification is sent to the customer when the...
US-6,587,782 Method and system for providing reminders about points of interests while traveling
A navigation system includes a feature that allows a user to specify a type of point of interest (or business chain) and then receive a reminder when the user is...
US-6,587,683 Unconditional call forwarding in a wireless centrex services system
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,587,681 Mail reception notifying system and mail reception notifying method
When the telephone number of digital portable telephone A is notified to reception notifying apparatus 3 (S101), the telephone number is stored (S102), and is...
US-6,587,449 Method and system for distributing radio channels in a radiocommunications system
Method for distributing radio channels in a radiocommunications system in which a fixed unit (11-j) allocates radio channels to a plurality of remote units (12-1...
US-6,584,804 Secure display setting for a gemstone
A secure display setting and a method of doing business using the secure display setting are provided. A display setting including a base portion with a lower...
US-6,584,454 Method and apparatus for community management in remote system servicing
A method and a system for delivery of protected software applications to remote systems from a central service facility wherein delivery is managed on the basis...
US-6,581,040 Project specific communications system and method
The present invention relates to systems for providing enhanced communications for the managing of projects, particularly to project communications involving...
US-6,578,008 Method and system for an online talent business
A method and system for implementing an online talent business whereby large numbers of unknown artists can have their artistic works made available to the...
US-6,578,006 Project work management method and system
A work management method and system which manage a project executed by individuals or groups belonging to an organization. In response to a phase transition...
US-6,577,722 Call waiting response status
A method to handle an incoming call to a target telephone that is engaged in a present call. A first signal to the target telephone indicates an incoming call,...
US-6,575,365 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-6,574,636 Method and article of manufacture for isolating data within a computer program
A computer program is provided for developing a component based software package. The program includes a data component that stores, retrieves and manipulates...
US-6,574,618 Method and system for executing network streamed application
A method and system for executing a streamed application on a client system utilizes a virtual file system installed in the client which is configured to appear...
US-6,574,606 Method and system for cross-marketing products and services over a distributed communication network
A method and system for cross-marketing products and services to customers of specific merchant web sites on the Internet by a merchant loyalty service provider...
US-6,574,470 Programmable ring-call forwarding in a wireless centrex services system
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,574,325 Apparatus method and system for providing call progress information for multiple leg telecommunication sessions...
An apparatus, method and system are disclosed for providing call progress and status information for multiple leg telecommunication sessions, such as for...
US-6,572,150 Pressure seal pocket business form production
A pocket containing business form, an intermediate for producing the form, and method of producing the business form, provide optimum securement of the panels of...
US-6,571,254 Method and apparatus for accessing an object, and storage medium storing a program for controlling access to an...
An object of the invention is to provide an information processing system that enables a user to always use a business object in the assurance of its...
US-6,571,247 Object oriented technology analysis and design supporting method
In an object-oriented technology analysis and design supporting method when analysis and design is being performed according to object-oriented technology on a...
US-6,571,246 Automatic data collection and workflow management in a business process
A method and system for data collection and workflow management in a business process using the Internet includes: defining a plurality of steps of a business...
US-6,570,966 Intermixing data and voice on voice circuits
An intermixing data and voice device and method that includes a screen phone. The screen phone has a screen display, a microphone, a speaker, a muter, a...
US-6,568,989 Semiconductor wafer finishing control
A method of in situ control for finishing semiconductor wafers to improve cost of ownership is discussed. A method to use business calculations combined with...
US-6,564,306 Apparatus and method for performing speculative cache directory tag updates
An apparatus and method for performing speculative directory cache tag updates for read accesses to memory is herein disclosed. A control unit for performing tag...
US-6,563,810 Closed loop resource allocation
Method and apparatus for performing transmission data rate allocation in a high speed wireless communications network. A macro control loop with the network of...
US-6,560,973 Method for manufacturing a vending machine for serving extremely cold frozen product and method for...
The present invention is generally directed to a method for modifying a vending machine to provide a vending machine for storing product at a temperature no...
US-6,560,695 Dynamic pipe staging adder
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for processing instructions in which the time allowed for the execution of an instruction is dynamically...
US-6,560,564 System and methods for load testing a transactional server over a wide area network
A load testing system comprises multiple load testing servers that are configured to apply a load to a target web site, or other target server system, remotely...
US-6,558,164 Method and system for simulating travel
A method and device to simulate travel is disclosed. A user may simulate a travel, which can be for either business or for pleasure, before the user actually...
US-6,556,974 Method for evaluating current business performance
A system for providing accurate, quantifiable and reproducible assessments of an organization's performance based on predetermined criteria. The system includes...
US-6,556,549 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 indicative of whether the transmitting base station has reached a reverse link...
US-6,553,113 System and methods for call decisioning in a virtual call center integrating telephony with computers
An apparatus and methods for a call routing system is disclosed whereby the call routing service provider is associated with a series of partners. By providing a...
US-6,553,102 System and method for fully integrating multiple business telephone systems with a single voice mail system
An integrated telephone switching apparatus interconnects a plurality a PBX's to a single voice mail system. The apparatus includes a plurality of input ports...
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