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In one embodiment, a system, apparatus, and method for social gaming may include a gaming machine configured to play a game of chance and produce game...
Wagering game community environment
A wagering game community environment is described herein. In some embodiments, the environment includes a community server to provide services for a wagering...
System and method for multi-game, multi-play of live dealer games
A system and method for providing multiple synchronous games for multiple plays from a live table game located in a casino includes a physical game table, a...
Electronic key for a security system with a mechanism for releasing a
battery compartment cover
An electronic key for a security system including an access control system and/or driving authorization control system, for a motor vehicle, with a housing...
Access control communication device, method, computer program and computer
It is presented an access control communication device comprising: a short distance radio communication module; a cellular radio communication module; and a...
Diagnostic device for motor vehicles and diagnostic method
A diagnostic device for motor vehicles includes at least one first interface for reading out error status information from a memory of a motor vehicle, at least...
System for generating non-homogenous light and associated methods
A lighting apparatus comprising a plurality of luminaires, each luminaire comprising a controller configured to operate the luminaire and positioned in...
Independent digital templating software, and methods and systems for using
Provided are a computer-aided system (medical device), a computer-aided method, and a computer program product useful in digital templating for prosthetic...
System and method for monitoring life of automobile oil
The present disclosure discloses a method and a device for monitoring life of automobile oil. The method comprising, receiving, by an oil life indication...
Security social network
A security social network allows registered members to participate in providing security. Persons can register and devices can be registered via a security...
Locating products in stores using voice search from a communication device
A user can locate products by dialing a number from any phone and accessing an automatic voice recognition system. Reply is made to the user with information...
Near-field communication (NFC)-based retail experience using a retail
kiosk or mobile device
A customer is provided with a personalized retail experience using a retail kiosk or mobile device that is enabled for near-field communication (NFC). The kiosk...
Method and system to automatically qualify a party to participate within a
network-based commerce transaction
A method and system to automatically qualify a party to participate within a network-based commerce transaction is described. The system receives information...
Systems and methods for advertising using sponsored verbs and contexts
A system stored in a non-transitory medium executable by processor circuitry is provided for generating sponsored verbs and contexts. The system includes...
Content hosting and advertising systems and methods
In an exemplary system, a data store includes at least a subset of media content, media content attribute data associated with the media content, user profile...
Method of transmitting information from efficient communication protocol
A method is provided of transmitting information with a communication protocol to a mobile device. A card reader is provided with a read head that has a slot...
Systems and methods to add funds to an account via a mobile communication
Systems and methods are provided to facilitate online transactions via mobile communications. In one aspect, a system includes an interchange coupled with a...
System and method for real-time sweepstakes promotions tied to live events
A real-time sweepstakes promotion system includes an event module having one or more data structures configured to receive real-time event data of at least one...
Systems, methods, apparatus for evaluating status of computing device user
Methods, systems and apparatus for assessing the likely user status of a client computing device interacting with a server where the computing device is in...
Normalizing electronic communications using a vector having a repeating
substring as input for a neural network
Electronic communications can be normalized using a neural network. For example, a noncanonical communication that includes multiple terms can be received. The...
ROM tag having improved reading capability
A communication device designed to operate on any type of surface, when affixed onto that surface, comprising: a magnet having a flat face, said magnet...
Approval system and approval method
To provide an approval system associated with an approval workflow that identifies a signature document. A document management server for managing document data...
Methods and systems for monitoring a worker performing a crowdsourced task
The disclosed embodiments illustrate methods and systems for monitoring a worker performing a crowdsourced task being presented on a computing device. The...
An accuracy-enhanced scanner provides (in response to a first user input) illumination of potential scan targets and scans (in response to a second user input)...
System and method for improved reading of data from reflective surfaces of
Disclosed systems and methods for a data reader operable to capture one or more images from items having a highly, or relatively highly, reflective surface. The...
Method for determining a destination call for use by an elevator
installation, and an elevator installation
A method for determining a destination call for use by an elevator installation with a control unit and at least one destination call device includes...
RFID remote antenna security system
A remote antenna security system for preventing unauthorized reading of RFID cards. The RFID remote antenna security system generally includes at least one...
Method for connecting a portable RFID reader to a handheld computing
device via an audio connection
Methods and systems for efficiently communicating information to/from an RFID reader are provided. According to one embodiment, a command is received by a...
Data processing apparatus, data processing system, and data processing
A data processing apparatus includes a first communication interface configured to acquire the history data; a memory configured to store the acquired history...
Managing global cache coherency in a distributed shared caching for
clustered file systems
Various embodiments are provided for managing a global cache coherency in a distributed shared caching for a clustered file system (CFS). The CFS manages access...
Secured multi-directional, multi-interface transaction processing
Embodiments of the present disclosure describe an apparatus, method, and computer readable medium for processing a secure transaction. One embodiment describes...
Method and devices for providing secure data backup from a mobile
communication device to an external computing...
A method and devices for providing secure data backup from a mobile communication device to an external computing device is described. In one embodiment, there...
Two factor authentication using near field communications
There is provided a method and apparatus for communications using short range communications such as Near Field Communications (NFC). A mobile device comprising...
System and method for remotely assigning and revoking access credentials
using a near field communication...
The present invention is generally directed toward a mobile device that can be used in a secure access system. More specifically, the mobile device can have...
Licensing using a cloud public-messaging infrastructure
In various embodiments, methods and systems for license-messaging using cloud public-messaging infrastructures are provided. A cloud public-messaging...
Telecommunications apparatus and method, storage medium, and program
The present invention relates to a telecommunications apparatus and a method, a storage medium, and a program for determining whether or not an other side...
Client side caching
A method for client side caching includes, with a client system, running a proxy caching application designed for execution on a proxy server, with a content...
System and method for managing information flow between members of an
online social network
An online social network is provided in which members of the online social network control who may view their personal information and who may communicate with...
Personalizing an online service based on data collected for a user of a
An Internet or other online service is personalized or customized based on data collected for a user of a computing device. In one embodiment, a method...
System and method of dynamic, encrypted searching
This disclosure relates to personalized and dynamic server-side searching techniques for encrypted data. Current so-called `zero-knowledge` privacy systems...
Data relationships storage platform
A data relationships storage platform for analysis of one or more data sources is described herein. A data processing system may be communicatively coupled to...
System and method for aggregating and integrating structured content
The present invention provides a centralized system and method for accessing, organizing, personalizing, and managing structured content located in disparate...
Database system with user-directed application-side control of data
movement among storage tiers
A database system is provided with user-directed application-side storage tiering control functionality. A database node of a database system comprises a daemon...
System and method for the synchronization of a file in a cache
The invention provides a system and method for file synchronization. One embodiment of the system of this invention includes a software program stored on a...
Providing access to documents of friends in an online document sharing
community based on whether the friends'...
Provided are a computer program product, system, and method for providing access to documents of friends in an online document sharing community based on...
Progress bars showing download progress of objects of a web page and
thumbnails indicating where on the web...
Methods of receiving and displaying a server page and information thereof in an electronic device, particularly a wireless device operating in a slow...
Interface between a bus and a inter-thread interconnect
A processing apparatus comprising: a bus; a first processor connected to the bus and configured to communicate over the bus according to a bus protocol; a...
Hardware accelerated communications over a chip-to-chip interface
A device and method for communicating, via a memory-mapped communication path, between a host processor and a cellular-communication modem are disclosed. The...
Pluggable module for signal relay between communication cards
Techniques are described for an electronic device in which a communication plane having a plurality of slots for receiving communication cards further includes...
Multi-channel storage system supporting a multi-command protocol
Techniques are generally described related to a multi-channel storage system. One example multi-channel storage system may include a plurality of...