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US-6,408,309 Method and system for creating an interactive virtual community of famous people
A method and system for creating an interactive virtual community of famous people, or those people who wish to attain the status of a famous person, in a field...
US-6,408,307 System and methods for remotely accessing a selected group of items of interest from a database
A user can access a common database from a remote communications port, at any qualified location, to generate a map or other positional information which locates...
US-6,408,303 System and method for automated building of a trading partner profile
A system and method for building a trading partner profile for use with commercial translator software is disclosed. A list of file types, maps for translating...
US-6,408,292 Method of and system for managing multi-dimensional databases using modular-arithmetic based address data...
An improved method of and a system for managing data elements in a multidimensional database (MDB) supported upon a parallel computing platform using...
US-6,407,761 System and method for the visual customization of business object interfaces
A system and method for customizing an interface, or the set of methods, of a business object by pre-defining a number of parameters and fields available to the...
US-6,405,177 System for securing commercial transactions conducted on-line
The invention is an on-line business method which will enable on-line retailers to offer the following on-line financial guarantee services to their customers:...
US-6,405,176 Method for processing multiple electronic shopping carts
A method for processing multiple store-level electronic shopping carts in an E-commerce mall extends the electronic shopping cart concept and increases...
US-6,404,885 Method and system for providing multiple classes of telephone access service
A telecommunications method and system for providing and monitoring multiple classes of service to users seeking dial-up access to a given resource. Incoming...
US-6,404,875 System and method for consumer-initiated business solicitation calling system
The present invention discloses a telecommunications system initiating telephone connections between, for example a consumer and a service provider based on the...
US-6,403,191 Laminate with integrated compact disk label and methods
A printable business laminate having an integrated compact disk label including methods of manufacture and use. The laminate has an integrated and printable...
US-6,401,464 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-6,401,372 Business card holder and storage and retrieval system and method
Disclosed is a holder for business cards with a rectangular area having holes at its corners into which the corner of a business card are inserted.
US-6,401,118 Method and computer program product for an online monitoring search engine
An online monitoring search engine. The invention is a system, method and computer program product that allows an organization, company, or the like to monitor...
US-6,401,094 System and method for presenting information in accordance with user preference
A user accessing a Web site can select the format in which information is presented. The information, instead of being stored in a static HTML document, is...
US-6,401,091 Business information repository system and method of operation
A business information repository system (10) is provided that is coupled to a distributed network (12). The business information repository system (10) includes...
US-6,400,719 Telephone communication method capable of relating a telephone terminal and a speech channel IP address at the...
A telephone communication method capable of promoting the efficient use of the limited number of IP (Internet Protocol) addresses is disclosed. When a call is...
US-6,400,698 State machine and random reserve access protocol for IS136 based TDMA packet date mobile stations
The software and hardware within a base station controller and within a mobile station are modified to redefine a flag which is used for controlling...
US-6,397,143 Layout based method for map navigation
A map navigation and display system which emphasizes the use of physical layout and location to identify and select areas to zoom in on. Preferably used to...
US-6,397,059 Alpha enhanced paging and voice mail system and method
A wireless communications system, such as a paging system, that provides caller identification to a mobile unit. The paging system includes an IVR unit for...
US-6,396,832 Method and apparatus for optimizing a switched arbitrated loop for maximum access fairness
In a fiber channel network environment wherein an autonomous hub is provided with a switchable connection to another autonomous hub, an autonomous hub being an...
US-6,393,406 Method of and system for valving elements of a business enterprise
An automated system and method for measuring the performance of elements of a business enterprise and for valuing said elements on a specified valuation date....
US-6,393,015 Method and apparatus for automatic network connection between a small business and a client
An Internet system for providing call-back services for a subscriber includes a web page having a call-back link to a subscription server; a call-back...
US-6,390,921 Computer based method and apparatus for enabling collaboration of multiple game players
A method and apparatus for effectuating the multilateral, sponsor driven winning of multiple "collect & win" games by individuals or businesses. The system...
US-6,389,971 Method and apparatus for producing business forms
An apparatus for manufacturing multiple die cut business forms is disclosed. A printing press includes a number of different stations that are connected together...
US-6,389,588 Method and system of business rule extraction from existing applications for integration into new applications
A method of extracting and transforming a business rule which is a self contained section of legacy code focused on the computation of specific business policy...
US-6,389,278 Systems and methods for identifying a service provider from a wireless communicator based on categories of...
A service provider such as a physician or an automobile mechanic is identified from a wireless communicator based on categories of service providers such as...
US-6,388,760 Host-based printing system and printing control method thereof
A host-based printing system in which error conditions are monitored. If a print overrun error occurs, in which the printing speed is faster than the transfer...
US-6,386,386 Medical waste segregation apparatus with moveable floor
A Medical Waste Segregation Apparatus and Method for segregating medical waste at the point of disposal within a medical facility in preparation for further...
US-6,385,622 System and methods for remotely accessing a selected group of items of interest from a database
A user can access a common database from a remote communications port, at any qualified location, to generate a map or other positional information which locates...
US-6,385,308 Telephone system and method for personalized announcements
A telephone system provides personalized announcements to calling parties in support of branded products and services of the system and others during call...
US-6,381,585 Method and apparatus for administering a share bond
A method and apparatus for enhancing the stock of a business entity by joining the shares of stock to non-investment bonds at no cost, no loss financially to any...
US-6,381,579 System and method to provide secure navigation to resources on the internet
Provide an electronic-business-to-electronic-business portal that organizes the access to extended business applications. A method allows end users to access a...
US-6,379,488 Printable sheet with removable label and method for producing same
Printable sheets such as business forms and adhesive play mats having removable labels integrated therein are produced by applying pressure-sensitive adhesive...
US-6,378,771 System and method for managing business meetings
A system and method for monitoring and/or managing a business meeting, the system including a processor, memory circuitry, timer circuitry, a display and an...
US-6,378,006 Data processing method, recording medium and data processing apparatus
Each of object-oriented device drivers is described in terms of a multi-thread object which can allocate a message processing thread and an interrupt processing...
US-6,377,961 Method for displaying internet search results
A method starts with submitting an internet protocol address to a web search engine so that the location of a user can be determined. Then, a user inputs one or...
US-6,377,936 Method for performing targeted marketing over a large computer network
A method for enabling targeted marketing of users on the Internet maintains the privacy of the users. The present invention takes advantage of the unique...
US-6,377,934 Method for providing a reverse star schema data model
According to the invention, techniques for organizing information from systems in a data warehousing environment are provided. In an exemplary embodiment, the...
US-6,377,800 Resource assignment method according to the data transmission types in wireless local loop system
The present invention discloses a method for assigning resource allocation according to different data transmission rate in a wireless local loop (WLL) system,...
US-6,377,563 Method for handoffing in a code devision multiple access mobile communication system
This invention is directed to a method for increasing the probability of the success of handoff service in a mobile communication system. The present invention...
US-6,375,466 Method for teaching economics, management and accounting
A method for teaching economics and related practices provides a "virtual enterprise" in which various economic transactions are made. Participants or...
US-6,374,259 Method and apparatus for storing and retreiving business contact information in computer system
Methods and apparatus are provided for storing and retrieving business contact information in a computer system. More specifically, the present invention...
US-6,374,111 System and method for robust automatic cell retune
A system and method are presented for optimally retuning channel equipment in a base station serving a cell from a first channel group to a second channel group,...
US-6,374,102 User proactive call handling
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,370,599 System for ascertaining task off-load capabilities of a device and enabling selected capabilities and when...
The present invention is directed to a method and computer program product for offloading specific processing tasks that would otherwise be performed in a...
US-6,370,579 Method and apparatus for striping packets over parallel communication links
A system for performing packet based data communications over a parallel set of sublinks is provided. A transmitter unit separates the sublinks into an available...
US-6,366,963 Method and apparatus for processing input/output request by using a plurality of channel buses
With respect to each of low speed and high speed input/output ports of an input/output control unit, an activation time from a time point when an end status in...
US-6,364,365 Personal luggage identification system and methods for use
A new adaptable luggage identification system and methods for its use is disclosed. The system includes luggage recognition devices including adhesive stickers,...
US-6,360,229 Generic execution model for isolating applications from underlying databases
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for accessing a database. The database is modeled as an objects framework having zero or more business objects...
US-6,359,903 Frame relay communication method and network for fixed-bandwidth telephone signals and alterable-bandwidth...
In a communication network, a source frame relay unit responds to a signaling message from a source terminal by determining whether a communication link has a...
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