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US-8,566,433 Methods and apparatuses for providing location based ratings services on communications networks
Systems and methods for providing location based ratings services on communications networks are disclosed. Location information relating to a device, or a user...
US-8,566,424 Shortcut sets for controlled environments
A method and apparatus for shortcut sets to data sources, such as web sites, is disclosed. The shortcut sets may be associated with a controlled environment. A...
US-8,566,397 Operations management using communications and collaboration platform
A collaboration service operation method provides an efficient and flexible method for operating services implemented across multiple systems. In particular,...
US-8,566,236 Systems and methods to determine the name of a business location visited by a user of a wireless device and...
In general, the invention relates to methods and systems that record the location of a user and facilitate transactions between the user and a physical named...
US-8,566,176 Method and system for automatically publishing content
The publishing system and method automates at least some portion of a publishing process. The system publishes content using metadata, rights templates and/or...
US-8,566,145 Method and system for managing non-game tasks with a game
The method and system includes selecting via an application one or more non-game tasks that need to be completed during a pre-determined amount of time. The one...
US-8,566,138 Systems and methods for outsourcing software development
A method and computer program are disclosed to assist the user in constructing a decision-tree for outsourcing software development business processes. The tree...
US-8,566,135 System and method for customer requests and contact management
A method and a web-based system is provided that enables a customer service center of a company to provide its customers with a choice of different modes for...
US-8,566,133 Determining activity outliers from amongst a peer grouping of employees
Systems, methods, and computer program products are provided for identifying activity outliers from amongst employees/associates within a predetermined peer...
US-8,566,130 System and method for electronic auditing
A system for performing insurance policy audits electronically. The system optimizes service selection by tailoring an audit to an insured's business category...
US-8,566,127 Insurance on demand transaction management system
An intermittent risk exposure liability insurance method comprising the steps of: establishing an Internet business site enabled for communication with insurers...
US-8,561,139 Method and appartus for network security using a router based authentication
A router based authentication system provides packet level authentication of incoming data packets and eliminates the risk of having data packets come in to the...
US-8,561,080 High-load business process scalability
The present disclosure involves systems, software, and computer implemented methods for providing high-load business process scalability in cloud-based...
US-8,561,071 Process instance serialization
Method and system for serializing access to datasets, suitable for use in a workflow management system which executes multiple business processes, wherein a...
US-8,561,034 Software fault injection in java enterprise applications
A method and system for injecting exceptions into a JAVA enterprise application during execution of the JAVA enterprise application is disclosed. The Java...
US-8,561,019 System and method for data abstraction using formatted system variables
A system, method and software product retrieve a formatted data value from a data layer to a business logic layer by invoking a formatted variable abstraction...
US-8,561,013 System and method for transforming a component business model
Seamless transition from a Component Business Model (CBM) to a Services Oriented Architecture (SOA) is achieved by converting a tabular representation of a CBM...
US-8,560,827 Automatically determining configuration parameters for a system based on business objectives
In one aspect, a method includes using a processor to generate system configuration parameters that include using the processor to receive a business input from...
US-8,560,764 Repurposing NAND ready/busy pin as completion interrupt
A system and method of controlling a flash memory device such as a NAND memory device may involve receiving a command to execute an operation. A Ready/Busy...
US-8,560,665 Method for creating an internet business
The present invention provides a method for an Entrepreneur to start an Internet business by creating an Entrepreneur's web site using tools provided at a...
US-8,560,636 Methods and systems for providing a virtual network process context for network participant processes in a...
The present disclosure involves systems, software, and computer implemented methods for providing a virtual process context to a plurality of network...
US-8,560,576 Mass change of master data via templates
A data entry template can be associated with each of a plurality of data records that are distributed across a plurality of heterogeneous or homogeneous data...
US-8,560,498 Propagate delta information from an enterprise information system
Disclosed is a computer implemented method, computer program product, and data processing system for propagating object fields associated with an event to a...
US-8,560,464 Business method and system to price, manage, and execute server actions initiated by one or a plurality of...
A method and system to accept user input into one or a plurality of graphical user interface screens or layouts to generate prices for one or a plurality of...
US-8,560,462 Management of usage costs of a resource
A method for managing a usage cost of an asset. A user component of a business entity may access the asset after the asset has been developed by a development...
US-8,560,461 Shipment splitting analyzer
A system and computer-implemented method for automatically splitting a group of items into two or more shipment sets are disclosed. A shipment splitting...
US-8,560,436 System and method for assessing credit risk in an on-line lending environment
A method and system assigns trust ranks to nodes from disparate sources, such as user profiles found in social networking websites across the Internet. The...
US-8,560,411 Computerized system for managing communications between a buyer, seller, and lender
A computerized system and method are presented for exchanging information between a buyer, a seller, and a lender. The system permits sellers and lenders to...
US-8,560,372 Compiling workflows into instructions for a state correlation engine
Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, for compiling workflows into instructions for a state correlation engine. In general, data...
US-8,560,362 Systems and methods for managing business processes in an enterprise
A method for managing a business process in an enterprise includes executing a business process model, wherein executing the business process model comprises...
US-8,559,977 Confirming a venue of user location
Methods and systems that record the location of a user and transmit targeted content to a user based upon their current and past location. A network is...
US-8,559,465 Apparatus and methods for utilizing variable rate program streams in a network
Apparatus and methods for transparently using otherwise wasted bandwidth associated with variable-rate program streams to deliver additional content. In one...
US-8,559,395 Wireless femtocell setup methods and apparatus
Methods and apparatus that enable a wireless femtocell to operate in its designated frequency so as to minimize interference between the wireless femtocell and...
US-8,555,181 Method and system for constructing business rules in a business software system using intelligent tiles
Methods and systems for constructing rules enable a simultaneous display of multiple windows on a display screen of a computer system. The multiple windows...
US-8,554,955 Systems and methods for avoiding host level busy and retry latencies
In one embodiment, a system includes logic adapted for receiving a command from a first system, logic adapted for determining which resources are required to...
US-8,554,916 Service delivery platform and development of new client business models
The present invention relates to systems and methods for delivering telecommunications services to customers. The systems and methods allow for the rapid...
US-8,554,876 User profile service
Systems, methods, and device are provided for a user profile service. One embodiment includes a method for user profile service. The method includes collecting...
US-8,554,797 System and method for modular business applications
A method of adding a program module to an installed program code. A data object having an interface for importation of data into and exportation of data out of...
US-8,554,794 System and method for enforcing privacy in social networks
The present application describes systems and methods for Relationship Capital Management ("RCM"). An RCM system mines relationship capital, which it correlates...
US-8,554,673 Methods and systems for discounts management
An embodiment of the invention is directed to a computer implemented business method in an electronic system in which payment information is exchanged between a...
US-8,554,653 Systems and methods to identify payment accounts having business spending activities
Systems and methods are provided to generate tools to evaluate the probability of an account being actually used by a business rather than an individual. In one...
US-8,554,646 Accounting method and accounting system
An accounting system under standard costing as absorption costing which identifies a break-even point, performs a process in which, in a break-even chart...
US-8,554,645 Method and system for identifying business expenditures with vendors and automatically generating and...
A method and system for determining business expenditures with vendors and automatically generating and submitting required forms whereby vendor identification...
US-8,554,620 High volume call advertising system and method
Disclosed is a method and system for providing third party advertisements with the use of a delayed call connection system, comprising an answering system...
US-8,554,604 Method and apparatus for modeling a business processes
A method of determining the behavioral outcome resulting from a business rule includes the step of defining at least one player, business rules, and an...
US-8,554,593 System and method for quantitative assessment of organizational adaptability
A method, system, and computer program product for measuring and assessing an organization's business adaptability is provided. In one embodiment, a taxonomy...
US-8,554,578 Managing the business of a medical scheme
The method of the invention provides incentives for medical scheme members to minimize medical expenses both by responsible use of the benefits of the scheme,...
US-8,554,533 Methods and apparatus for advancing time in a distributed business simulation
Methods and apparatus for advancing time in a distributed business process simulation are disclosed. The methods and apparatus simulate an interdependent...
US-8,553,871 Call monitoring system
According to one embodiment of the invention, a method of monitoring consumer calls placed to a business and conducted between a consumer and a business...
US-8,549,629 Classification and identification of computer use
Methods, programs, and systems for classifying and monitoring user-computer interactions include monitoring keystroke characteristics, mouse characteristics,...
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