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US-6,711,450 Integration of business rule parameters in priority setting of wafer processing
A method and a system for managing the movement of material lots through a semiconductor fabrication facility. In an example embodiment of the method, the...
US-6,711,240 Systems and methods for per use message delivery
A calling party dials a called party, leaves a message on a voice messaging system after either receiving a busy status or a no-answer status, and the messaging...
US-6,705,942 Method and apparatus for managing golf related information obtained in part by using impulse radio technology
An apparatus, system and method are provided that can overcome the shortcomings of traditional golf course positioning systems by utilizing impulse radio...
US-6,704,723 Method and system for providing business intelligence information over a computer network via extensible markup...
A method and system is provided for exchanging information over a computer network. A network server computer system receives a query request from at least one...
US-6,701,299 Real-time delivery feasibility analysis systems and methods
Systems and methods for scheduling deliveries, in real time, to be made within one or more delivery time windows. For each requested delivery, the system...
US-6,700,972 System and method for processing and collecting data from a call directed to a call center
The present invention provides a method and system for processing and collecting, at a telephone network central office, information for a call directed to a...
US-6,700,966 System, apparatus and method for processing calls based on place detection of moving personnel or objects
In ordinary telephones, a communication partner is called without considering the location of the communication partner and whether or not the communication...
US-6,699,551 Printable form with removable label and method for producing same
Printable forms such as business forms having removable labels integrated therein are produced by applying a silicone release layer to the front face thereof and...
US-6,697,960 Method and system for recovering data to maintain business continuity
A system and method to allow mirroring of data into a recovery site in real time so that as data is written to disk in a primary data center location, it is...
US-6,697,815 Method and apparatus for application program specification and run time execution providing for the separation...
A method and apparatus for conducting business via the worldwide Web in which business programming is isolated from Web user interface programming. In accordance...
US-6,697,812 Method and system for eliminating error when packing or packaging sets of serialized products or otherwise...
A method of preparing a set of items for future business processes includes the step of grouping the items to be included in the set, each of the items...
US-6,697,809 Data retrieval and transmission system
Methods and apparatus are disclosed for modifying data for use by a business. Data including one or more values are obtained. At least a portion of the data is...
US-6,695,145 Unique sequencing and sorting system for garments in the uniform rental business
A method for organizing the picking up of soiled garments, cleaning them and returning of them to a customer is disclosed that greatly improves the efficiency...
US-6,694,384 Method and system to remotely configure business office devices to user defined parameters
A method and system for configuring and/or re-configuring an office device to satisfy each user's particular needs. Such a system allows a user to determine at...
US-6,694,328 Method for creating queries on version objects
A method is disclosed for performing a query in a Long Running Business Process framework system. The method has steps of: (a) generating a modified base search...
US-6,694,316 System and method for a subject-based channel distribution of automatic, real-time delivery of personalized...
This invention relates to an automatic real-time personalized intelligence network that actively delivers a plurality of channels of personalized and timely...
US-6,694,003 Method and apparatus for prepaid inbound call forwarding service
A telecommunication service is disclosed which allows customers to prepay a telephone service to allow them to receive inbound calls forwarded anonymously to a...
US-6,693,877 Data discard avoidance method
A method of avoiding the discarding of data in congested data networks includes receiving a data packet sent from a first station (15) to a first transceiver...
US-6,692,260 Business method and device for marketing automobile fluid replacement services
A method and sampling system are provided for sampling and marketing fluid replacement services. Once an automobile arrives at the service facility, the...
US-6,691,547 Method of doing business and manufacturing in a stamping and extrusion facility
A method of manufacturing a stamped, extruded finished part includes permanently attaching upper and lower shoes to a moveable ram and a stationary bolster plate...
US-6,691,158 E-service to manage contact information and track contact location
A method of providing an electronic business card (EBC) access and organization service on the Web. The cardholder database is accessible and searchable from any...
US-6,691,105 System and method for geographically organizing and classifying businesses on the world-wide web
A method and search engine for classifying a source publishing a document on a portion of a network, includes steps of electronically receiving a document, based...
US-6,691,100 HTML/DHTML web interface system and method
A web interface system and a method for use with a business information system are provided. The web interface system provides an interface to a user and...
US-6,690,770 TTY enhancement of busy condition prompt
A method and system are disclosed for providing an indication of the busy condition to a calling party on a telecommunications system. The calling party may be...
US-6,687,848 Techniques for preventing information loss in a business to business message in an enterprise computer system
A method of maintaining informational integrity of a business to business (B2B) message in a distributed e-business environment is described. A sent message is...
US-6,687,559 Apparatus and method for a vertically integrated construction business
A system and method for a vertically integrated construction business. More specifically, a system and method for employing the World Wide Web in a business that...
US-6,687,502 Method for managing channel state in extended traffic region base station
A method for managing states of a pair of channel elements including a normal channel element for a normal traffic region and an extended channel element for an...
US-6,687,352 On-hold messaging system and method
An on-hold messaging system is provided for use with a business telephone system having an on-hold audio input. The system includes an optical disc having one or...
US-6,687,351 Method for providing telephone services for commercial classes of service
A method, such as a method for doing business. The method includes providing telecommunications dialing features for commercial classes of telephone service. The...
US-6,686,910 Combined writing instrument and digital documentor apparatus and method of use
A device and method is disclosed for the contemporaneous creation of a digital copy of a written document using a self-contained, hand-held communications...
US-6,685,313 Early transparency detection routine for inkjet printing
A system of classifying incoming media entering an inkjet printing mechanism identifies transparency media without requiring any special manufacturer markings....
US-6,685,228 Self-laminating strip label and method for assembling same
A self-laminating strip label is provided in a business form comprised of a face stock layer joined through a patterned adhesive/release coating layer to a...
US-6,684,980 Minimal inventory package and delivery system in a retail business environment
The specification and drawings describe and show a package and delivery system method and display to be used in a retail business environment where customers...
US-6,684,607 Method and assembly for washing wares for food and filling wares with food
A method and assembly are provided for cleaning and refilling wares for delivering food, e.g. trays, plates, bowls and cutlery, as might be used on airlines and...
US-6,684,279 Method, apparatus, and computer program product for controlling data transfer
A method, apparatus, and computer program product are described for controlling data transfer. A next data packet to be transferred is retrieved. A determination...
US-6,684,207 System and method for online analytical processing
A system and method for analyzing data is described, in which an application programming interface (API) is provided to permit an online analytical processing...
US-6,684,206 OLAP-based web access analysis method and system
A method and system for analyzing web access. First, a plurality of web log records are received. Next, multi-dimensional summary information is generated based...
US-6,684,119 Method of providing dynamic production material replenishment information via an internet
A method of providing dynamic production material replenishment information via an internet includes the steps of tracking real-time usage of material used for a...
US-6,681,229 System and method for providing a relational database backend
A hybird Notes/DB2 environment provides a requisition catalog on the Web. Client browsers are connected to a GWA infrastructure including a first network...
US-6,681,210 Modular service payroll system
A payroll system and method for determining compensation of employees for work during a pay period on one or more projects. The invention utilizes minimum...
US-6,680,926 Method and apparatus for signal combining in a high data rate communication system
Reverse link busy bits are independently generated by each base station and indicate whether a base station has reached a reverse link capacity limit. A remote...
US-6,680,675 Interactive to-do list item notification system including GPS interface
A system and method for alerting a user of an item on a to-do list if the user is detected to be close to the item's performance location. Each to-do list item...
US-6,679,420 Business card as electronic mail token
The present invention provides a method of enabling a first user to record in a computer system, using a business card of a second user, an electronic mail...
US-6,678,887 Customizing business logic and data sources by modifying methods defined within an API
A system that facilitates customizing a software package by modifying an implementation of a target method defined within an application programming interface...
US-6,678,515 Method and system for conditionally routing calls
A method and system for conditionally forwarding a call for use in a communication network including a switching center in communication with at least one...
US-6,677,963 Computer-executable method for improving understanding of business data by interactive rule manipulation
Methods and systems are provided for performing interactive directed data analysis. An interactive data analysis tool provides a user interface that receives a...
US-6,675,178 Method and system for enhancing a commercial transaction conducted via a communications network
A method for enhancing a commercial transaction via a communications network includes maintaining synchronized updates to databases at different business...
US-6,675,055 Method and apparatus for an automated injection molding configuring and manufacturing system
The method and apparatus of the present invention includes a computer implemented injection molding configuring subsystem which enables a customer to...
US-6,671,875 Manipulation of an object-oriented user interface process to provide rollback of object-oriented scripts from a...
The present invention provides a method, system, and computer program product for programmatically manipulating a user interface process to maintain...
US-6,671,714 Method, apparatus and business system for online communications with online and offline recipients
The present invention comprises a method, apparatus and business system for allowing on-line communications with members of a group of recipients for whom the...
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