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US-6,090,294 Apparatus for the purification of water and method therefor
An apparatus and method for the purification of contaminated water whereby the contamination level of the wastewater is automatically monitored and treatment...
US-6,086,738 Record sheet used in electro-coagulation printing method
The present invention provides a record sheet used in an electro-coagulation printing method for forming characters and images on a cylinder as an electrode with...
US-6,085,184 System, method and article of manufacture for a dynamic toolbar in a tutorial system
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,085,173 Method for processing business activity financial data
A method for processing business activity data including providing a selected one of business activity fields, where each field represents at least one business...
US-6,085,166 Electronic calendar with group scheduling and asynchronous fan out method
A system for scheduling time intervals for a plurality of users comprises a database, associated with one or more server means, for storing a profile for...
US-6,081,713 Method of selectively directing a mobile station to retry system access in a radio telecommunication system
A method of reducing co-channel interference in a cellular telecommunication system having a congested serving cell, a plurality of neighbor cells controlled by...
US-6,078,655 Automatic international reattempt method and apparatus
A method of completing an international call comprises the steps of determining if the international call cannot be completed as dialed for one reason or another...
US-6,078,654 Method of and system for efficient use of telecommunication networks
A system for use of a telecommunications voice network includes a communication node local to a calling location for acquiring calling and called party...
US-6,078,339 Mutual exclusion of drawing engine execution on a graphics device
A method for mutual exclusion of drawing engine execution on a graphics device is disclosed. The method checks a busy signal of an executing drawing engine. The...
US-6,076,074 System and method for intraday netting payment finality
A system is provided for continuous intraday final settlement of payment orders among a plurality of financial-institution participants. The system includes a...
US-6,074,431 Apparatus and method for automatically forming work object and recording medium recording work object forming...
A work process is divided into data and behavior of the data and is arranged. Each data is prepared as a business object. As for the behavior of the data, a...
US-6,073,193 Fail safe method and apparatus for a USB device
A method and apparatus for determining and recovering from a USB micro-controller busy condition, wherein a toggle variable indicative of whether the USB...
US-6,073,182 Method of resolving deadlocks between competing requests in a multiprocessor using global hang pulse logic
A method using a global hang pulse logic mechanism detects and resolves deadlocks among requesters to the storage controller of a symmetric multiprocessor system...
US-6,073,160 Document communications controller
The present invention is a method and apparatus for providing a general-purpose, multifunction, individually addressable, full-bandwidth bi-directional...
US-6,073,142 Automated post office based rule analysis of e-mail messages and other data objects for controlled distribution...
A system, method and various software products provide for automatic deferral and review of e-mail messages and other data objects in a networked computer...
US-6,073,138 System, method, and computer program product for providing relational patterns between entities
A contact intelligence data mining tool for storing, processing, displaying, and printing relational patterns between entities (e.g., business and other...
US-6,073,127 System, method and article of manufacture for a goal based system with dynamic feedback information
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,073,109 Computerized method and system for managing business processes using linked workflows
A system for analyzing and structuring business processes implemented in software to provides businesses with tools to manage business processes. The system i)...
US-6,073,007 Wireless fleet communications system for providing separable communications services
A method and apparatus for providing personal and business mobile wireless communications service is described. A message is received having a message type....
US-6,071,585 Printable sheet with removable label and method for producing same
Printable sheets such as business forms and adhesive play mats having removable labels integrated therein are produced by applying pressure-sensitive adhesive...
US-6,070,152 Framework for business applications providing financial integration
The present invention relates to a method of developing a software system using Object Oriented Technology and frameworks for developing a business application....
US-6,070,148 Electronic commerce system and method for providing commercial information in electronic commerce system
Log information concerning an electronic transaction performed between a transaction device and a business connection server through a network is compared with...
US-6,070,077 Method for selecting traffic channel of mobile telecommunication base station
A method for selecting traffic channels of a mobile telecommunication base station is disclosed. Normal traffic channel elements and busy traffic channel...
US-6,067,548 Dynamic organization model and management computing system and method therefor
The present invention provides a dynamic organizational database as an underlying information system to support collaborative computing in a global enterprise....
US-6,067,538 System, method and article of manufacture for a simulation enabled focused feedback tutorial system
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,067,537 System, method and article of manufacture for a goal based educational system with support for dynamic...
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,067,531 Automated contract negotiator/generation system and method
A contract system automates negotiation and generation of contract documents by managing the work flow in a contract approval process. Multiple users, coupled by...
US-6,065,065 Parallel computer system and file processing method using multiple I/O nodes
A parallel computer system comprises a plurality of calculation nodes and I/O nodes connected through a network. This parallel computer system comprises a...
US-6,065,056 System to control content and prohibit certain interactive attempts by a person using a personal computer
A computer, terminal and a method for blocking the use and creating of vulgar and pornographic material in a responsive and interactive matter that...
US-6,064,998 System, method and article of manufacture for a simulation engine with an expert system example processing engine
A system is disclosed that provides a goal based learning system utilizing a rule based expert training system to provide a cognitive educational experience. The...
US-6,064,973 Context manager and method for a virtual sales and service center
A context manager for providing a framework for enabling continuous customer access resource innovation by maximizing open business processes. The context...
US-6,064,874 Method for providing calling services during attempt to complete customer call while muting ringing
A mobile telephone, or personal communication services subscriber who wishes directory assistance services is connected in the conventional manner to an operator...
US-6,064,647 Method and system for sending frames around a head of line blocked frame in a connection fabric environment
A method and system for transmitting data frames from a source path to a primary destination path having more than one source path requesting access thereto in a...
US-6,064,306 Fastener assembly and method of making the same
A fastener assembly for use in tagging an article of commerce and in detecting the unauthorized removal of the article from a store or other business...
US-6,061,789 Secure anonymous information exchange in a network
Computer network management for electronic commerce requires technical implementations of business processes. The process addressed here is a technical method...
US-6,061,358 Data communication system utilizing a scalable, non-blocking, high bandwidth central memory controller and method
A high bandwidth central memory controller utilizing a pipelined TDM bus such that each serial interface can sustain a bandwidth of up to 100 MByte/second for...
US-6,061,057 Network commercial system using visual link objects
Apparatus and methods for executing business transactions and transferring subscribed for and periodically updated information across networks using of...
US-6,058,413 Method and apparatus for utilizing a standard transaction format to provide application platform and a medium...
The present invention is a method and apparatus which is used to enable application developers to generate workflow enabled applications which request services...
US-6,058,375 Accounting processor and method for automated management control system
An automatic accounting processor and method far automatically performing an accounting procedure for transaction data on a real time basis through menu...
US-6,055,510 Method for performing targeted marketing over a large computer network
A method for enabling targeted marketing of users on the Internet maintains the privacy of the users. The present invention takes advantage of the unique...
US-6,055,309 Circuit and method for automatically cutting off a speech path and converting to a standby state upon...
A method for performing a speakerphone function in a cordless telephone contemplates the steps of: forming a speakerphone speech path to enable the speakerphone...
US-6,054,170 Identification card and method of making
A combined business form/identification card includes a sheet of cellulosic stock material having a barrier coating on a first portion of the sheet with an...
US-6,053,855 Direct mail article with cover and one or more interior sheets and integral business reply envelope
A method is provided for manufacturing a personalized direct mail article requiring no envelope or other wrapper in the format of an oversized brochure having...
US-6,052,578 Method for converting contention busied calls in a wireless communication system
Upon detecting a contention between a call request and an active call (404), the call request is added to a busy queue as a contention busied call (412) and at...
US-6,052,525 Method of error handling in a framework
The present invention relates to a method of developing a software system using Object Oriented Technology. The present invention addresses the problem of...
US-6,052,461 Method and apparatus for maintaining real-time busy status information of telephone extensions in a private...
A method and apparatus for maintaining real-time busy status information for a plurality of telephone extensions connected to a Private Branch Exchange (PBX)....
US-6,052,438 Method and apparatus for sending an announcement to caller
An apparatus in a local switch or in an advanced intelligent network determines whether a called party is a subscriber of a Send Announcement to Caller...
US-6,050,927 On-demand skip perforating
An on-demand exact registration form web perforating method is simple yet effective, and can operate at high speed and a long life. A form web is moved in a...
US-6,049,783 Interactive internet analysis method
A client establishes and/or modifies an interactive account on a server via proprietary sorting and filtering and reporting criteria as a means for timely...
US-6,049,592 System for and method of mutually monitoring information guidance units interconnected to telephone lines
A fault monitoring system having a reduced cost and management load. The system includes a voice/facsimile response unit composed of a controller and a network...
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