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US-6,115,641 Systems and methods for facilitating the exchange of information between separate business entities
A computer based product catalog system is provided for automatically distributing product information to members of a network. Electronically stored catalogs of...
US-6,115,613 System and method for providing telephone service to each member of a group of radio telephone subscribers
Mobile radio telephone service is provided to a plurality of members of a subscriber group. Members of the subscriber group, which may comprise, for example,...
US-6,112,188 Privatization marketplace
Computerized methods and tools for developing and implementing economic policies are provided. The methods and tools, which do not rely on advanced...
US-6,111,954 Steganographic methods and media for photography
Technology is now available permitting consumers to make amateur- or even professional-grade copies of photographs. For wedding and portrait photographers, in...
US-6,108,953 File folder business card organizer system
A file folder business card organizer system wherein a business card can be adhesively attached to the a tab portion of a file folder or alternatively, the...
US-6,108,748 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-6,108,700 Application end-to-end response time measurement and decomposition
A method, computer program product and a program storage device embodying software for measuring of the response time of an application (including distributed...
US-6,108,407 Method and telecommunications systems for transmitting a facsimile message
A method and system for transmitting a facsimile message uses a public-switched telecommunications network, the public-switched telecommunication network having...
US-6,106,569 Method of developing a software system using object oriented technology
A method of developing a software system using Object Oriented Technology and frameworks. The problem of allowing an object to acquire and lose ability and...
US-6,106,434 Apparatus and method for controlling gearshifts in response to gradient, vehicle speed and busy shift areas or...
An automatic transmission control apparatus for a vehicle and a control method thereof keep the optimum vehicle speed even on a road with a gradient such as an...
US-6,105,072 Method and apparatus for validating travelling object-oriented programs with digital signatures
A method of operating computers in accordance with an enhanced object-oriented programming methodology creates a framework for efficiently performing automated...
US-6,105,011 Security system and method for business transactions with customers
A security system and method by which customers may be readily identified prior to cashing of checks, other cash-out transactions, or other business ...
US-6,101,570 Method and apparatus for fair bus arbitration in multiple initiator SCSI systems
A SCSI bus arbitration controller includes a hub to which each of the SCSI devices having access to the bus is connected. The hub includes a controller that...
US-6,101,499 Method and computer program product for automatically generating an internet protocol (IP) address
A method and computer product for automatically generating an IP network address that facilitates simplified network connection and administration for...
US-6,101,489 System, method and article of manufacture for a goal based system utilizing a time based model
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,094,574 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-6,092,184 Parallel processing of pipelined instructions having register dependencies
A method of processing instructions having register dependencies in a pipelined superscalar processor comprises the steps of fetching operands specified by a...
US-6,092,075 Framework for business applications using cached aggregate and specification key
The present invention relates to a method of developing a software system using Object Oriented Technology and frameworks for developing a business application....
US-6,092,063 Multi-level live connection for fast dynamic access to business databases through a network
A method, apparatus, and article of manufacture for a computer-implemented live connection manager. A statement is executed in a computer to retrieve data from a...
US-6,091,735 Broadband circuit identification method for controlling service access
A method for controlling customers' access to services on a broadband network. The method uses a circuit identifier, unique to each customer, to compare service...
US-6,090,294 Apparatus for the purification of water and method therefor
An apparatus and method for the purification of contaminated water whereby the contamination level of the wastewater is automatically monitored and treatment...
US-6,086,738 Record sheet used in electro-coagulation printing method
The present invention provides a record sheet used in an electro-coagulation printing method for forming characters and images on a cylinder as an electrode with...
US-6,085,184 System, method and article of manufacture for a dynamic toolbar in a tutorial system
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,085,173 Method for processing business activity financial data
A method for processing business activity data including providing a selected one of business activity fields, where each field represents at least one business...
US-6,085,166 Electronic calendar with group scheduling and asynchronous fan out method
A system for scheduling time intervals for a plurality of users comprises a database, associated with one or more server means, for storing a profile for...
US-6,081,713 Method of selectively directing a mobile station to retry system access in a radio telecommunication system
A method of reducing co-channel interference in a cellular telecommunication system having a congested serving cell, a plurality of neighbor cells controlled by...
US-6,078,655 Automatic international reattempt method and apparatus
A method of completing an international call comprises the steps of determining if the international call cannot be completed as dialed for one reason or another...
US-6,078,654 Method of and system for efficient use of telecommunication networks
A system for use of a telecommunications voice network includes a communication node local to a calling location for acquiring calling and called party...
US-6,078,339 Mutual exclusion of drawing engine execution on a graphics device
A method for mutual exclusion of drawing engine execution on a graphics device is disclosed. The method checks a busy signal of an executing drawing engine. The...
US-6,076,074 System and method for intraday netting payment finality
A system is provided for continuous intraday final settlement of payment orders among a plurality of financial-institution participants. The system includes a...
US-6,074,431 Apparatus and method for automatically forming work object and recording medium recording work object forming...
A work process is divided into data and behavior of the data and is arranged. Each data is prepared as a business object. As for the behavior of the data, a...
US-6,073,193 Fail safe method and apparatus for a USB device
A method and apparatus for determining and recovering from a USB micro-controller busy condition, wherein a toggle variable indicative of whether the USB...
US-6,073,182 Method of resolving deadlocks between competing requests in a multiprocessor using global hang pulse logic
A method using a global hang pulse logic mechanism detects and resolves deadlocks among requesters to the storage controller of a symmetric multiprocessor system...
US-6,073,160 Document communications controller
The present invention is a method and apparatus for providing a general-purpose, multifunction, individually addressable, full-bandwidth bi-directional...
US-6,073,142 Automated post office based rule analysis of e-mail messages and other data objects for controlled distribution...
A system, method and various software products provide for automatic deferral and review of e-mail messages and other data objects in a networked computer...
US-6,073,138 System, method, and computer program product for providing relational patterns between entities
A contact intelligence data mining tool for storing, processing, displaying, and printing relational patterns between entities (e.g., business and other...
US-6,073,127 System, method and article of manufacture for a goal based system with dynamic feedback information
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,073,109 Computerized method and system for managing business processes using linked workflows
A system for analyzing and structuring business processes implemented in software to provides businesses with tools to manage business processes. The system i)...
US-6,073,007 Wireless fleet communications system for providing separable communications services
A method and apparatus for providing personal and business mobile wireless communications service is described. A message is received having a message type....
US-6,071,585 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-6,070,152 Framework for business applications providing financial integration
The present invention relates to a method of developing a software system using Object Oriented Technology and frameworks for developing a business application....
US-6,070,148 Electronic commerce system and method for providing commercial information in electronic commerce system
Log information concerning an electronic transaction performed between a transaction device and a business connection server through a network is compared with...
US-6,070,077 Method for selecting traffic channel of mobile telecommunication base station
A method for selecting traffic channels of a mobile telecommunication base station is disclosed. Normal traffic channel elements and busy traffic channel...
US-6,067,548 Dynamic organization model and management computing system and method therefor
The present invention provides a dynamic organizational database as an underlying information system to support collaborative computing in a global enterprise....
US-6,067,538 System, method and article of manufacture for a simulation enabled focused feedback tutorial system
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,067,537 System, method and article of manufacture for a goal based educational system with support for dynamic...
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,067,531 Automated contract negotiator/generation system and method
A contract system automates negotiation and generation of contract documents by managing the work flow in a contract approval process. Multiple users, coupled by...
US-6,065,065 Parallel computer system and file processing method using multiple I/O nodes
A parallel computer system comprises a plurality of calculation nodes and I/O nodes connected through a network. This parallel computer system comprises a...
US-6,065,056 System to control content and prohibit certain interactive attempts by a person using a personal computer
A computer, terminal and a method for blocking the use and creating of vulgar and pornographic material in a responsive and interactive matter that...
US-6,064,998 System, method and article of manufacture for a simulation engine with an expert system example processing engine
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
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