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US-8,738,611 Prioritizing email based on financial management data
A method to prioritize emails based on financial management data configured to analyze an email to determine an identity of a sender of the email, to compare...
US-8,738,557 Detection of spam using contextual analysis of data sources
Aspects of the disclosure provide for detection of spam business listings. Aspects operate to identify business listing characteristics in trusted sources and...
US-8,738,543 Business intelligence based social network with virtual data-visualization cards
A method for sharing business intelligence information includes creating a plurality of data visualization cards from business intelligence data in response to...
US-8,738,491 System, method, and business method for settling micropayment transactions to a pre-paid instrument
The invention provides a method for conducting a transaction between a first and second consumer, and a merchant using one or more electronic communication...
US-8,738,488 Method for business on-line account opening with early warning system
A method for a business customer interfacing with a financial institution through a computer network is presented. The method includes an early warning...
US-8,738,480 Virtual electronic paymaster method and system
A virtual electronic paymaster system and method for processing a paycheck utilizing a multi-function device. A virtual paymaster application can be configured...
US-8,738,463 Method, system and business model for a buyer's auction with near perfect information using the internet
A methodology, system and business model are disclosed for facilitating a fully automated buyer's auction in which the major types of transaction costs are...
US-8,738,444 Spatial marketplace system
A method of managing the delivery of offers from suppliers to members via a spatial marketplace system involves registering potential customers as members of...
US-8,738,434 Method and system for generating deals for a business using a software application
A method for generating a deal for a business, including identifying a deal goal of the business, obtaining a plurality of previous deals issued by a plurality...
US-8,738,414 Method and system for handling program, project and asset scheduling management
The invention comprises management of programs and mega-programs with emphasis on project level and above in a hierarchy that enables aggregation of information...
US-8,738,195 Inferencing energy usage from voltage droop
Methods and devices capable of measuring, analyzing, and monitoring electrical energy consumption of appliances and devices within a building are provided....
US-8,738,164 Article of manufacture, comprising tangible media storing constraints for evaluating candidate designs based...
The invention is a method and apparatus for automatically generating an optimal configuration of a product, using logic implemented on a digital computer...
US-8,737,989 Methods and apparatus for machine-to-machine based communication service classes
Methods and apparatus enabling a wireless network to provide differentiated services to a machine-to-machine (M2M) client. In one embodiment, the wireless...
US-8,737,960 Interface system of subscriber information management, billing, prepaid system for mobile network system, and...
Disclosed are an interface architecture of subscriber information management, billing, prepaid system for mobile network system, and a prepaid method using the...
US-8,737,591 Method and apparatus of a voice-response directory assistance system having a targeted advertising engine
A method and/or apparatus of a voice-response directory assistance system having a targeted advertising engine is disclosed. In one embodiment, a method of a...
US-8,737,213 Method for congestion detection in packet transmission networks
A method for measuring degree of packet congestion on a channel of a packet communication network. The method includes: during a training mode, generating an...
US-8,734,249 Video game processing apparatus, method and computer program product for controlling progress of a video game
A video game processing apparatus for controlling progress of a video game is provided. The video game is used to simulate resale business of goods on a display...
US-8,732,800 Systems and methods for centralized management of policies and access controls
Methods and apparatus for centralized management of policies and access controls which provide for the storing and managing of business rules and elements of...
US-8,732,668 System and method of error handling in a platform as a service environment
A system and method of improving error handling in a development environment created by a platform provider in which a third party developer develops...
US-8,732,330 Method and apparatus for striping packets over parallel communication links
A system for performing packet based data communications over a parallel set of sublinks is provided. A transmitter unit separates the sublinks into an...
US-8,732,310 Policy-driven capacity management in resource provisioning environments
Systems and methods for policy-driven capacity management in a resource provisioning environment, the method comprising storing, in an operational database one...
US-8,732,107 Method and system for capturing business rules for automated decision procession
A rule packaging system and method to define and/or package parameters, attributes, enumerations of a prime rule in a reduced canonical form suitable for...
US-8,732,084 Identification and risk evaluation
Methods, systems, and machine-readable media are disclosed for identification of an individual and evaluation of risk from doing business with that individual....
US-8,732,082 System and method for executing an electronic payment
A computer-implemented system and method for processing an electronic payment. The system and method provides for storage of at least one customizable business...
US-8,732,080 System and method for executing a financial transaction
A computer-implemented system and method for processing one or more second transactions. The system and method provides for storage of customizable business...
US-8,732,046 Method and system for creating data for business rigor measurement and management of capacity, cost and risk
A method for managing business rigor for a financial institution includes receiving business rigor data based on activities to implement a plurality of core...
US-8,732,023 Increased visibility during order management in a network-based supply chain environment
A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for a first business entity to provide a network-based supply chain framework for collaborative order...
US-8,732,005 System and method for providing consumer rewards
An automated consumer rewards/incentive program that accepts a registration of a consumer. The registration entitles the consumer to receive the benefits of the...
US-8,731,998 Three dimensional visual representation for identifying problems in monitored model oriented business processes
A computer implemented method and system for monitoring a business process of an executing business application. Runtime information of a business process...
US-8,731,996 Method and system for supporting business process design by modeling role relationship
The invention provides a method for extracting and evaluating risk information and synergy information arising out of role relationships among persons which are...
US-8,731,986 Modulated cascading electronic messaging network
A method is disclosed for co-ordinating the sending of electronic messages in such a way that a positive feedback loop is created. This is achieved by linking...
US-8,731,985 System and method for transforming and managing a financial services office and business
A system and method allows an operator to operate a financial services business under license by a company, with the company or business retaining, at the end...
US-8,731,983 System and method for designing effective business policies via business rules analysis
Methods and systems are provided for analyzing the business rules, business metrics, and decision parameters for a firm or organization, processing a subset of...
US-8,731,982 System and methodology for sequential navigation and monitoring in a business process or complex task
A method and system to monitor steps in a business process or complex tasks are described. The method may include displaying a graphical step monitor in a...
US-8,731,975 System and method for active insurance underwriting using registration data of IP-addressable devices
A system and method are disclosed herein for maintaining an inventory of assets located at an insured property covered under an insurance policy based on data...
US-8,731,937 Updating speech recognition models for contacts
Systems, methods and apparatus for generating, distributing, and using speech recognition models. A shared speech processing facility is used to support speech...
US-8,731,180 Video collaboration call center queuing
Embodiments of the present invention provide apparatuses and methods for providing improved customer service and sales experiences through collaborative...
US-8,730,994 Fair discount for network resource allocation
A method, system and computer program product for allocating network resources. In one embodiment, a service provider allocates an amount of the network...
US-8,730,356 System and method for automatic flash removal from images
A system, method, computer program product, and business method for automatic image glare removal. Glare is often caused by direct reflection of a photographic...
US-8,730,040 Systems, methods, and apparatus for monitoring and alerting on large sensory data sets for improved safety,...
The present invention is a process monitoring method, comprising the steps of capturing sensory data from one or more sensors; storing the sensory data from the...
US-8,729,248 Sperm-specific cation channel, CATSPER2, and uses therefor
Nucleic acid and protein sequences relating to a cation channel which is sperm-specific (CatSper2) are disclosed. The CatSper2 protein is shown to be...
US-8,726,351 Systems and methods for controlling access to electronic records in an archives system
Systems and/or methods for controlling access to a plurality of records and/or documentary materials to be persisted in an electronic archives system are...
US-8,726,235 Telecom business-oriented taxonomy for reusable services
A method, system, and computer program product for a management and development framework of shared business service assets within a common services oriented...
US-8,726,234 User-customized extensions for software applications
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for allowing a computer system user to extend the functionality of a...
US-8,726,176 Active business client
Methods and apparatuses enable generation of and consumption of business context data. A server generates business context data that describes a resource, a...
US-8,726,011 Systems and methods for managing digital certificates
A method of managing a digital certificate by a computer system can include the steps of receiving, the at the computer system, a business request for a digital...
US-8,725,892 Techniques for providing connections to services in a network environment
Methods and apparatus for facilitating consumption of services via a services network are described. Access is provided to a services directory which identifies...
US-8,725,853 Agile information technology infrastructure management system
The agile information technology infrastructure management system and related methods and processes provide a solution with the required flexibility to...
US-8,725,804 Method and system for sharing brand information
An interactive, computer network based system presents consumers with multimedia brand information via a browser-based interface called the GraffitiWall.TM.....
US-8,725,803 Method and system for sharing brand information
An interactive, computer network based system presents consumers with multimedia brand information via a browser-based interface called the GraffitiWall.RTM.....
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