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US-8,626,834 Clickstream analysis methods and systems related to modifying an offline promotion for a consumer good
Methods and systems are provided herein for the analysis of clickstream data of online users. The analysis methods and systems allow for the creation of new...
US-8,626,766 Systems and methods for ranking and importing business listings
Systems and methods for ranking and importing business listings are provided. In one aspect, a processor receives a plurality of business listing groups, where...
US-8,626,759 Method and system for searching an information retrieval system according to user-specified location information
A method and system for searching an information retrieval system for items of interest that are in proximity to geographical locations provided by the user....
US-8,626,692 Knowledge based method and system for local commerce
A system and method that utilizes knowledge representation system to express relationships among consumers, between consumers and businesses, within a specific...
US-8,626,582 System and method for networked loyalty program
The present invention provides a system for implementing a loyalty program on a network-wide level. The system associates UPC and SKU data on a network level to...
US-8,626,574 Revenue adjustment processes
In a system that provides an open exchange environment to connect business entities through a network, methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer...
US-8,626,573 System and method of integrating enterprise applications
The present disclosure includes systems and techniques relating to enterprise application integration. In general, one aspect of the subject matter described in...
US-8,626,544 Method and apparatus combining control theory and business performance management
A control methodology and component in Business Performance Management (BPM) Systems. This enables firms to exploit control theoretic techniques for Business...
US-8,626,543 Tracing software execution of a business process
Various embodiments of systems and methods to trace an execution of a business process are disclosed. Business rules and corresponding business objects required...
US-8,626,194 Systems and methods to determine the name of a business location visited by a user of a wireless device and...
In general, the invention relates to methods and systems that record the location of a user and determine the corresponding physical named location (e.g....
US-8,625,607 Generation, distribution and use of content metadata in a network
Methods and apparatus for utilizing information (e.g., metadata) relating to content in a multimedia distribution network. In one embodiment, the network...
US-8,625,581 Methods and apparatus for enhancing the scalability of IMS in VoIP service deployment
Methods for Enhancing the Scalability of IMS in VoIP Service Deployment lower the number of messages transmitted between functions of an IMS network. The number...
US-8,622,982 Disposable absorptive article
The present invention concerns a disposable article for absorbing a liquid, wherein the article has a substantially non-liquid permeable layer forming an outer...
US-8,622,008 Controlled spacing high density serpentine wave planting method and devices to accomplish the method and...
A method of seed planting in a "serpentine" pattern called the wave planter is demonstrated. It consists of a manner of placing the seeds that essentially...
US-8,621,648 Method and system for secure exchange and use of electronic business cards
Some embodiments provide a system that facilitates the use of an electronic business card. During operation, the system obtains one or more permissions for the...
US-8,621,623 Method and system for identifying business records
False or spam business listings may be identified by searching reviews associated therewith. The associated business reviews may be searched for one or more...
US-8,621,493 Multi-threaded business programming library
A business programming library for use by an enterprise resource planning system provides a run-time environment and a library of API services for accessing...
US-8,621,142 Method and apparatus for achieving consistent read latency from an array of solid-state storage devices
A technique for achieving consistent read latency from an array of non-volatile solid-state memories involves an external entity determining the "busy" or "not...
US-8,621,080 Accurately predicting capacity requirements for information technology resources in physical, virtual and...
A method, system and computer program product for accurately predicting capacity requirements for Information Technology (IT) resources in physical, virtual,...
US-8,621,033 Method for identifying internet users
Method for identifying Internet users, comprising: identifying or authenticating an Internet user at the Internet access point in the course of an access check...
US-8,621,032 Method and apparatus for intuitively administering networked computer systems
A method and apparatus intuitively to administer all components of a networked computer system by use of real multi-dimensional views of any component or any...
US-8,620,815 Systems and methods for document management
A user retains access to a document previously generated or received by an institution system and stored in encrypted form in storage of the institution system...
US-8,620,811 Method and system for conducting transactions with oliogopolistic entities
A method for conducting a business transaction using a payment processing network is disclosed. The method includes sending an authorization request message...
US-8,620,802 Consumer-level financial performance analysis
A method of evaluating customers is provided. The method is used for customers of two or more divisions of a business. The method involves collecting...
US-8,620,716 Computer system and method for detecting and processing changes in data
The system enables business people to understand the impact of business transactions, changes and events in real-time using advanced rules and analytics to...
US-8,620,708 Progress status management method, program, and progress status management device
A progress status management device and a method for managing a progress status are provided so that a progress status of respective processes in a project is...
US-8,620,701 System and method for rules-based capitalization
In an embodiment, a computer-based system in a business organization is configured with a set of business rules. The computer-based system is further configured...
US-8,620,700 Management of new offering development via value flow control
A business method for defining, controlling, and optimizing a flow of value down a workflow pipeline includes creating a phase-gate workflow pipeline for one or...
US-8,620,696 Method of financing unfunded liabilities
A method is disclosed of financing the liabilities of sovereign governmental entities, their political subunits, and like entities (e.g., school boards, etc.),...
US-8,619,955 Systems and methods for optimizing distribution of advertisement information
In accordance with the teachings described herein, systems and methods are provided for optimizing distribution of advertisement information. In one example,...
US-8,619,697 Systems and methods for providing time and location dependent bandwidth in wireless networks
Systems and methods are described for allocating bandwidth in a wireless network. Entry of subscriber equipment into a wireless network is detected at a base...
US-8,616,790 Image pickup apparatus and interchangeable lens
When communication is made between a camera and an interchangeable lens by a conventional synchronization method, an operation for checking Busy is required...
US-8,615,731 System and method for automating the development of web services that incorporate business rules
A system and method for developing web services that incorporate business rules. The system and method includes three frameworks: a Design Time Framework, an...
US-8,615,606 Methods and apparatus to manipulate services in a distributed business intelligence computing environment
Methods and apparatus to manipulate services in a distributed business intelligence computing environment are disclosed. An example method for service...
US-8,615,567 Systems and methods for services exchange
A services computing system may include a server and a plurality of clients in communication with the server. The system may further include a plurality of...
US-8,615,533 Enterprise proposal management system
A system and method for managing an enterprise is provided. The system and method may be based on a layered architecture including a data center that may store...
US-8,615,464 Credit management system and method
Systems and methods are provided for managing credit information relating to customers and the credit process. A credit management system may include a credit...
US-8,615,461 System and methods for processing open-end mutual fund purchase and redemption orders at centralized securities...
A system for processing traditional open-end mutual fund purchase and redemption orders at a server at designated Exchange(s) for receiving order messages from...
US-8,615,450 Methods and systems for inventorying personal property and business equipment with backend business development...
Methods and systems for documenting an inventory of items by accessing an inventory algorithm for creating an inventory list, adding two or more items to the...
US-8,615,423 Method of rapid workflow process modeling
A method of rapid workflow process modeling, which is established according to a triangulation principle. The method integrates issues of management, operation...
US-8,615,421 Methods of identifying environmentally friendly businesses or individuals
This disclosure relates to techniques for a computer-implemented method which receives user input that specifies values for predetermined questions provided in...
US-8,615,417 Supply plan control method and computer-readable recording medium having recorded supply plan control program
A supply plan control method which allows an effective product supply plan to be made, ensuring equality among orderers in different time zones. When an order...
US-8,615,360 Navigation system with single selection mileage single capture mechanism and method of operation thereof
A method of operation of a navigation system includes: generating a travel route having a business location for displaying on a device; calculating a current...
US-8,615,163 Framework, system and method for rapid deployment of interactive applications
Systems and methods are disclosed that provide a framework, e.g., a Java.RTM.-based toolkit, that provides various levels of abstraction according to the needs...
US-8,612,479 Systems and methods for monitoring and detecting fraudulent uses of business applications
A systems and methods are described detect fraud in existing logs of raw data. There can be several disparate logs, each including data of disparate data types...
US-8,612,408 System and method for business service management
A management system has a reconciliation engine that reconciles information describing resources from a computer network service and stores reconciled...
US-8,612,406 Sharing business data across networked applications
The present disclosure describes methods, systems, and computer program products for sharing business data across networked applications. The method for sharing...
US-8,612,379 Deploying multiple e-commerce systems in a single computing platform
A method, system, architecture and apparatus for deploying multiple e-commerce systems in a single computing platform. In accordance with the present invention,...
US-8,612,359 Method and system for sharing portal subscriber information in an online social network
A method, apparatus, and system are directed towards making a user's online portal information available to members of an online social network. Portal...
US-8,612,344 Online processing for offshore business transactions
A method and system for processing offshore online transaction use an intermediary platform to conduct foreign currency exchange on behalf of a buyer and an...
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