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US-6,754,641 Dynamic identification interchange method for exchanging one form of identification for another
The present invention relates to a system having access to the Internet for the purposes of transacting e-mail, e-commerce, and e-business and for communicating...
US-6,754,486 Method and system for directory assistance services having messaging or paging capability
A mobile telephone, or personal communication services subscriber who wishes directory assistance services is connected in the conventional manner to an operator...
US-6,754,326 Method and apparatus for monitoring telephonic members and providing directory assistance
Telephone users desiring directory assistance services are connected via standard telephone procedures to a directory assistance provider, such as an operator....
US-6,753,889 Platform independent business to business messenger adapter generation tool
A method, apparatus, and system for providing a reliable message adapter generation tool are described. As a method, a first partner schema for the business...
US-6,751,741 Computer power management apparatus and method for optimizing CPU throttling
A method to reduce the power dissipation of a system by omitting an unnecessary CPU throttling operation in a power management apparatus that performs the CPU...
US-6,751,657 System and method for notification subscription filtering based on user role
An approach for providing notification services using rules-based technology is disclosed. A Business Rules Manager module maps the business rules to business...
US-6,751,595 Multi-stage large vocabulary speech recognition system and method
Multiple processing stages are provided with different vocabulary databases to improve processing time, efficiency, and accuracy in speech recognition. The...
US-6,751,581 Method for simulating the formation of an adhesive joint
A method for simulating the formation of an adhesive joint and/or for determining the attributes of the adhesive joint is disclosed. The method allows an...
US-6,751,525 Beverage distribution and dispensing system and method
The present invention is a beverage distribution and dispensing system and method for distributing drinks such as soda, juice and punch, to a home or business...
US-6,749,230 Business form with imaging compatible punch-out card and method
A business form with laser compatible punch-out card and the methods of making the combination. The card is permanently adhered to a perforated backer sheet, the...
US-6,747,761 Delivery expert system and method
An automated rule-based system for facilitating delivery of a fax document from a source to a destination over a network where an initial delivery attempt has...
US-6,747,688 Apparatus and method for reproducing real colors in a video system
The present invention relates to an apparatus and a method for reproducing real colors of a video system. The apparatus comprises a video signal generating...
US-6,747,557 System and method for signaling a weather alert condition to a residential environment
As system and method are provided for communicating weather conditions to remote locations, such as inside of residential homes, offices, or businesses. In...
US-6,747,273 Methods of detecting protein arginine methyltransferase, and uses related thereto
This invention relates to methods and reagents for detecting the presence of symmetrically and asymmetrically methylated arginine residues, either along or in...
US-6,745,382 CORBA wrappers for rules automation technology
A method, system, and software product in which wrappers for rules automation technology are provided. Business rules, business objects, and at least one object...
US-6,745,381 Method and apparatus for annotating static object models with business rules
A method and apparatus for providing a methodology and notation which enables an explicit distinction between those features of an object-oriented object model...
US-6,745,025 Time-of-day call forwarding in a wireless centrex services system
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,744,877 Method and system for enterprise service balancing
A method and system for processing an enterprise's incoming customer communications on the basis of the enterprise's business objectives. An enterprise service...
US-6,741,995 Method for dynamically creating a profile
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-6,741,989 Web-based method and system for exchanging information among partners
An information exchange system provides an integrated approach to exchanging information real-time among members of a partnership. The web-based system including...
US-6,741,697 Telephone call centre performance evaluation
A method of monitoring the performance of a CTI enabled business application for a call center is described. The method comprises the steps of acquiring...
US-6,740,189 Business accessory article with graphic image and method of making
An article such as a soft cover portfolio, or desk folder includes a graphic image thereon by transferring an image from a source to a processor which is...
US-6,738,905 Conditional access via secure logging with simplified key management
A method and apparatus for distributing content data from a content provider to a subscriber. The method includes encrypting content data by the content provider...
US-6,738,750 Method of using a network of computers to facilitate and control access or admission to facility, site,...
The present invention is a method and apparatus that allows for the verification and substantiation of the purchase of access or admission to those facilities,...
US-6,738,615 Wireless centrex caller ID
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,738,377 System and method for dynamic micro placement of IP connection filters
Virtual Private Networking (VPN) is an emerging technology area enabling e-business on the Internet. A key underlying VPN technology is IP Security (IPsec), for...
US-6,735,178 Method for maximizing throughput for multiple links using directional elements
In an imperfect mesh network or in a star network, the directionality of transmission and reception at each node, as through a directional antenna, is selected...
US-6,732,109 Method and system for transferring information between a user interface and a database over a global...
A relational database residing on a second computer, and is accessed by a user interface via a global information network such as the Internet. The relational...
US-6,732,019 Business management system and method for a deregulated electric power market using online diagnostic services
A business management method for detection of anomalies with interaction between an electric distribution company and a plurality of customer energy consumers...
US-6,731,937 Call set-up control with automatic recall if busy subscriber
The invention relates to a control apparatus (AGNT), a telecommunication system (SYS), a control method and a subscriber station (SS1, TE, MT; SS2, TE, MT; SS3,...
US-6,731,323 Media-enhanced greetings and/or responses in communication systems
Methods, systems, computer program products, and methods of doing business by using various types of media to enhance greetings and/or responses provided to...
US-6,729,577 Tail-braced wing aircraft and configurations for achieving long supersonic range and low sonic boom
The present invention provides improvements for supersonic aircraft, joined-wing aircraft and sonic boom reduction, separately and in combination, for long range...
US-6,728,759 System and method of composing search free mail
A system and method which allows users to compose search free mail via a native identifier scheme. Users access a plurality of native oriented domains identified...
US-6,728,693 Method and apparatus for warning a user of potential limitations of a database request and/or the results...
Method and apparatus for warning the user of potential limitations of a database request or the results provided thereby and for warning the user of potential...
US-6,725,220 System and method for integrating paper-based business documents with computer-readable data entered via a...
In an Internet-based process, a method of integrating paper-based business documents requiring an original signature with electronic data about those documents,...
US-6,725,210 Process database entries to provide predictions of future data values
The present invention relates to a method and apparatus for processing entries stored in an electronic database where each entry comprises a succession of data...
US-6,725,048 Traffic congestion management when providing realtime information to service providers
Methods, systems, and arrangements facilitate information interexchange between a telecommunications network and an information service provider. For example, a...
US-6,724,878 Method and system for processing a telephone call
The invention discloses a method and system for processing a telephone call to an on-line subscriber, when the subscriber telephone line is busy as a result of...
US-6,724,867 Method and apparatus for automatic message transfer from a remote messaging system to a local communication device
The system comprises an off-premises voice or fax mail system and an on-premises CPE device that can periodically interrogate the telephone line to monitor for...
US-6,721,743 Value points exchanging managing method among first and second business entities where value points available...
A customer-use terminal unit 20 managed by a customer transmits exchange instructing information, which instructs an exchange of valuable points obtained by the...
US-6,721,714 Method and system for tactical airline management
The present invention provides a method and system for managing the assets of a user airline. In a preferred embodiment, this method comprises the steps of: (a)...
US-6,721,713 Business alliance identification in a web architecture framework
A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for identifying alliances among a plurality of business entities in components of a network framework....
US-6,721,408 Method and apparatus for recording or forwarding messages
A system and method provide the capability for a visitor to a home or business to leave an audio message for the occupants if they are not present. Outside the...
US-6,718,331 Method and apparatus for locating inter-enterprise resources using text-based strings
A standard format is provided for a text string called an enterprise identifier, which acts as a handle to access resources from disparate sources and...
US-6,718,226 Method of providing data for numerical control machining unit
An NC data service business is created, by making use of a numerical control (NC) data service provider company PC1 provided with associated devices necessary...
US-6,715,514 Method and apparatus for fluid transport, storage and dispensing
A highly efficient apparatus and method for managing the transport, delivery, holding, dispensing, and removal of fluid material from a source to a user is...
US-6,715,073 Secure server using public key registration and methods of operation
A secure-end-to-end communication system for electronic business system and method of operation, e.g., the Internet, includes a web server--vault controller...
US-6,714,931 Method and apparatus for forming user sessions and presenting internet data according to the user sessions
Conventionally, a web site stores Internet data indicating file access status for the files that have been accessed in response to requests from web browsers....
US-6,714,642 System and methods for call decisioning in a virtual call center integrating telephony with computers
An apparatus and methods for a call routing system is disclosed whereby the call routing service provider is associated with a series of partners. By providing a...
US-6,711,589 Method of doing business by identifying customers of competitors through world wide web searches of job listing...
A business method for identifying business competitors' customers through Web searches of job listing databases or job boards and company Web sites where jobs...
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