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US-7,099,446 Method for providing telephone services for commercial classes of service
A method, such as a method for doing business, is provided. The method includes providing telecommunications dialing features such as, for example, call return,...
US-7,099,312 System and method for delivering personalized messages to selected calling parties
A forwarding telephone number in a programmable telephone number list associated with a called number is dialed in response to a busy or no answer signal at the...
US-7,098,869 Business method for billboard advertising
A business method for billboard advertising is disclosed. An advertising billboard device for use with the present invention comprises a server and a display...
US-7,096,687 Non-constrictive ice bag device
Ice bag covers, articles and methods useful in the creation of a non-constrictive ice bag device that is compact and can be attached to a garment, said ice bag...
US-7,096,262 Apparatus and method for asymmetric electronic commerce transactions
A networked computing apparatus having a business message sender component coupled to a network interface, the network interface not being coupled to an...
US-7,096,209 Generalized segmentation method for estimation/optimization problem
A method for action selection based upon an objective of an outcome relative to a subject. In one embodiment, a training set is obtained that contains attributes...
US-7,096,195 Method for enhancing the equity of a business entity
A method of enhancing the equity of a business entity by issuing a debt instrument to the equity share of the business entity. The debt instrument is secured by...
US-7,096,193 Facilitating commerce among consumers and service providers by matching ready-to-act consumers and...
A method and apparatus are provided for matching ready-to-act consumers and pre-qualified service providers. According to one aspect of the present invention,...
US-7,096,188 Method and apparatus for problem solving, decision making and storing, analyzing, and retrieving enterprisewide...
A computer software application, graphical user interface, and method for entering information concerning a complex business situation, refining such information...
US-7,096,022 System and method for supporting quality of service in vertical handovers between heterogeneous networks
A method, system, and business model are disclosed for supporting handover between a mobile host and a corresponding node located in a heterogeneous network....
US-7,095,840 Method and system for establishing voice communications using a computer network
A method and system (100) establishes voice communications between a computer operator (102) and an agent (104) of a business over a computer network, such as...
US-7,095,826 Method and system for providing enhanced call waiting
A method and system are disclosed for providing an enhanced call waiting announcement to a called party that is busy on a first call and receives a second call....
US-7,095,725 Method and apparatus for data transmission on a reverse link in a communication system
Systems and methods for decreasing delays and thereby improving the performance of data transmissions in wireless communication systems by enabling increased...
US-7,094,991 Electric food warming system and method
A device is disclosed for warming tortillas and other foods. The device operates with a standard electric alternating current ranging from 110 to 120 volts in...
US-7,093,281 Casual access application with context sensitive pin authentication
A method and system for allowing access to an exchange by a casual user without compromising exchange security. The present invention allows a casual user to...
US-7,092,960 Chemical material integrated management system and method thereof
A chemical substance total management system and a chemical substance total management method which can easily manage amounts and release destination of managing...
US-7,092,959 Method for dynamic profiling
According to the invention, techniques for profiling of human behavior based upon analyzing data contained in databases, data marts and data warehouses. In an...
US-7,092,920 Method and apparatus for determining one or more statistical estimators of customer behavior
Businesses typically have large amounts of data about customer transactions and other customer information which is not fully utilized. The present invention...
US-7,092,908 System and method for selling protected information in an oem context
A method and apparatus of encouraging distribution, registration, and purchase of free copyable software and other digital information which is accessed on a...
US-7,092,724 Method and apparatus for waypoint services navigational system
A Waypoint Services Navigational System (WSNS) is disclosed comprising a mobile unit connected to a server and to a database by the Internet. The WSNS uses...
US-7,092,705 System and method for checking parameter settings of radio networks
A method and system for checking modified parameters of components of a radio network. Operational parameters that have been modified are checked on obeying...
US-7,092,508 Rating parties according to party identities
A method, system, and program for rating parties according to party identities are provided. A second party to a call may rate the first party to the call. For...
US-7,092,405 Vertical roaming in wireless networks through improved quality of service measures
A system and method for vertical handoff between different types of wireless networks. A network allocation vector of a first wireless network is sampled for a...
US-7,091,870 Security system and method of security service business
A terminal system has a mass spectrometric for inspecting of dangerous substances is installed in an inspection area, and a support system for determining...
US-7,091,850 Method and system for the sound triggered disarming of a security system
The present invention relates to a system and method for the deactivation of an alarm system situated within a home or business environment by the use of a...
US-7,090,749 Method and apparatus for simulating application workloads on an e-business application server
A method and system for simulating application workloads on an e-business application sewer hosting e-business application programs. A test driver can simulate...
US-7,089,583 Method and apparatus for a business applications server
The present invention provides a solution to the needs described above through a system and method for a business applications server. The automated system of...
US-7,089,457 Efficient I/O retry over QDIO
An efficient input/output (I/O) retry method which can be implemented in an enterprise-server configured with QDIO. The method can include attempting a...
US-7,089,306 Apparatus and method to automatically collect data regarding assets of a business entity
A system to automatically gather attribute data about elements such as networks, network interface cards, operating systems, device types, installed software,...
US-7,089,269 Switching between containers
A method, apparatus, system, and signal-bearing medium that in an embodiment determine when to switch between containers based on whether the current fill rate...
US-7,089,212 System and method for controlling access to protected information
A method and apparatus of encouraging distribution, registration, and purchase of free copyable software and other digital information which is accessed on a...
US-7,089,013 Business model of the co-locating scheme of low earth orbit (LEO) and geostationary (GEO) satellite systems
A method of incrementally increasing a revenue stream generated by an incrementally built satellite communication system comprising the following steps: (A)...
US-7,088,241 Business process for disseminating pilot weather data by voice
A computer-implemented method and system is provided for delivering immediate (up to the minute) aviation weather information. A pilot makes a call to a single...
US-7,086,923 Transformable toy furniture and room system
A system and method for simulating a wide variety of different toy furniture items including a plurality of three-dimensional predetermined shaped members...
US-7,086,065 Functional enterprise bean
The disclosure is directed to a new software component, an enterprise application server component such as an enterprise bean, called a "functional bean," which...
US-7,086,062 System and method for handling a unit of work
A system and method for handling work items creates a work item object for each work item entered into the system. Each object maintains information regarding...
US-7,086,037 Method and computer program product for localizing an interruption structure included in a hierarchical...
This invention is applied to a system design support system which handles at system level, e.g., a specification for software executed by a computer, a...
US-7,085,998 Mapping a print stream for printing on mailers from a first application for input to a second application
A system, method and computer readable medium for mapping print stream data for printing on business forms or mailers is disclosed. The method on a computer...
US-7,085,885 Apparatus and method for early cache miss detection
A cache memory that notifies other functional blocks in the microprocessor that a miss has occurred potentially N clocks sooner than the conventional method,...
US-7,085,775 Database method and system for conducting integrated dispatching
A technique for integrating a pre-existing business system with a fleet management system. The pre-existing business system includes, for example, an accounting...
US-7,085,743 System and method for creating and running protected information
A method and apparatus of encouraging distribution, registration, and purchase of free copyable software and other digital information which is accessed on a...
US-7,085,728 Method for forecasting and managing multimedia contracts
Multimedia contacts are forecasted, propagated, and managed for each period in a range. The number of contacts received in a period are forecasted using...
US-7,085,286 Stateful business-to-business protocol exchange
A method of communicating between two business entities, each of the business entities utilizing a different communication protocol, wherein a business...
US-7,085,253 System and method for notifying a user of the status of other mobile terminals
A system and method for easily checking the status of another party (e.g., driving or in conference) or the operational status of his terminal (e.g., busy,...
US-7,082,601 Multi-thread execution method and parallel processor system
In a parallel processor system for executing a plurality of threads in parallel to each other by a plurality of thread execution units, the respective thread...
US-7,082,599 Method and apparatus for detecting and resolving circularflow paths in graphical programming systems
A system that detects and resolves circular paths within a graphical flow diagram that represents the logical operation of a corresponding application program....
US-7,082,403 System and method for managing customer productivity through central repository
A system and a method for managing various Customer Productivity Applications utilize a web-enabled interactive database to organize, store and retrieve...
US-7,082,310 Radio communication system, frequency allocation method and frequency allocation device
Among cellular radio communication systems, there are those in which a plurality of businesses, e.g. businesses A, B and C share a designated frequency band, and...
US-7,082,306 Apparatus and method for merging wireless telephone service with existing wired telephone equipment in a facility
An apparatus and method for merging mobile, or wireless, telephone service with existing wired telephone equipment in a facility, such as a home or business, are...
US-7,080,403 Method and system for person data authentication and management
A person authentication system for authenticating core person data to a plurality of unrelated database systems and virtually linking the plurality of unrelated...
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