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Apparatus and method for mounting a satellite dish to a pole
The present invention is a method and apparatus to mount a satellite dish to a pole. This apparatus allows the mounting of a satellite dish without attaching the...
Design methods and configurations for supersonic aircraft
Methods for configuring aircraft that may be implemented to integrate aircraft sonic boom constraint requirements with the design process for a supersonic...
Signature loop authorizing method and apparatus
Systems and methods for automating and increasing the efficiency of business processes using a role structure which is preferably hierarchical. The hierarchical...
Forecasting a last time buy quantity for a service part using a low-pass
In one embodiment of the present invention, a method for forecasting a Last Time Buy quantity for a service part using a low-pass filter approach is provided....
Apparatus and methods for accessing an information resource
Methods and apparatus for accessing websites from a communication device, such as a mobile telephone, that allows ease of access by initiating access to the...
System for functional gene discovery in plants
The invention is directed to a method of multigenerational analysis of plants modified by insertional mutagenesis, and a method for associating plant mutant...
Method and system for marketplace social proxies
The present invention relates to a method for providing an electronic environment for facilitating user interaction with a business. The method displays an...
This invention relates to the machine recognition and learning of predetermined categories and more generally, to the representation of patterns, information and...
Service discovery access to user location
A system and method is disclosed to enable a mobile phone or wireless PDA to discover Internet businesses and services by accessing the Universal Description,...
On-line interactive system and method for transacting business
The present invention includes a method for transacting business over a network between multiple buyers and sellers. In an exemplary embodiment, the invention...
Loyalty link method and apparatus for integrating customer information
with dealer management information
A customer data capture system integrated with a dealership data management system allows customer and vehicle maintenance data to be exchanged between the data...
Method and business process for the estimation of mean production for
assemble-to-order manufacturing operations
A method for forecasting the mean production (the expected production) for a target planning period is provided. To begin this method, a user, or planner chooses...
Method and system for presenting custom-labeled surface material samples
over a computer network
Preferred embodiments include associating surface material samples with a business entity within one or more computer databases wherein at least one of the...
Computer-based method and apparatus for controlling, monitoring, recording
and reporting telephone access
A telephone station interface is provided with apparatus for detecting when a called party has or is attempting to patch or bridge one telephone call with...
Enabling the use of machine-readable codes
Methods and apparatus, including computer systems and program products, for enabling the use of machine-readable codes. A computer program receives data...
Method and apparatus for security management in a networked environment
In a networked environment, where multiple Internet Service Providers and multi-vendor equipment are involved in e-Business services and applications offering,...
Method and system for previewing and printing customized forms
A method and system for previewing and printing customized pages, such as business forms including invoices and billing statements. An author-created template...
System and method for automatically and dynamically optimizing application
data resources to meet business...
A system and method to automatically and dynamically optimize available resources to meet application data availability and business objectives. In one...
Negotiated wireless peripheral systems
Methods, apparatus, and business techniques are disclosed for use in mobile network communication systems. A mobile unit such as a smart phone is preferably...
Method and system for managing a plurality of enterprise business systems
An enterprise business process management system and method for definition and execution of business processes formed from portions of one or more business...
Method and system for updating electronic business cards
The present invention provides a method and system that allows individuals to maintain current contact information in another individual's contact software...
System for and method of performing corporate mileage service
A corporate mileage performing service system and a corporate mileage service performing method allow a corporation who has borne the expenses of business trips...
Device and method for communication of hearing aids
An energy-saving communication is made available in a hearing aid system. For this purpose the individual communication participants are given different...
Method and apparatus for supporting development of integrated circuit and
a transactional business method...
A technology for promoting distribution of IPs which constitute part of an integrated circuit is provided. An LSI maker concludes a contract for business...
Computer system and detecting method for detecting a sign of failure of
the computer system
A service AP conducting ordinary business processing is executed on a first OS. The first OS includes an operation recording controller for recording operation...
Processor-controller interface for non-lock step operation
Method and apparatus for non-lock-step operation between a processor and a controller is described. An instruction is provided from the processor to the...
Architecture for general purpose near real-time business intelligence
system with client devices and methods...
A method of transferring a set of data elements to a recipient on a network, the network includes a set of devices registered to the recipient. The method also...
Real-time process for defining, processing and delivering a highly
customized contact list over a network
A real-time, interactive system and method of building a list of contact records, such as a mailing list, on a computer network based on selected criteria. A...
Method and apparatus for the generation and distribution of random bits
A system (100) and method for the production and distribution of random bits is disclosed. The system uses a truly random source (102) to generate random data....
Method of packaging and selling natural stone
This invention comprises a unique method for the sale of natural stone, special packaging for the stone and a method of doing business to make the stone...
System and method for thwarting identity theft and other identity
Registered users including businesses attach a one-time-use identity verifier to as many financial and other transactions as they choose to protect themselves...
Self replicating installation method for operating system clusters
A method of copying an operating system image in a cluster computing environment that has virtually unlimited scale does not require the strict amounts of...
Method and apparatus for masking private mailing address information by
manipulating delivery transactions
An online purchaser subscribes for substitute delivery address service with a delivery address service. The online purchaser provides the delivery address...
Method, apparatus, and computer-readable medium for integration of online
and offline commerce
Methods and apparatus are provided for integrating online and offline commerce. In one exemplary embodiment, a customer may select a first item from goods or...
Wireless communication of context sensitive content, systems methods and
computer program product
The present invention pertains to systems, methods and computer program product that allows businesses, governments and other organizations to quickly and easily...
Multipurpose collapsible funnel
A collapsible funnel may be removably secured to a container, label or provided independently. In another aspect of the invention, a business method is disclosed...
Data property promotion system and method
A method for promoting properties for processing a message in a business automation system includes the steps of receiving a message which has a plurality of...
Invention in finance
Methods and processes for valuing a financial security, including mathematical and computational programming functions. A method and functions for portfolio...
Method and system for assessing and planning business operations utilizing
rule-based statistical modeling
The principles of the present invention include a system and method for assessing business activities. The method includes retrieving historical data associated...
Peer-to-peer inter-enterprise collaborative process management method and
A collaborative business process for modeling inter-enterprise collaboration (e.g., peer-to-peer (P2P) or business-to-business (B2B) interaction) that involves...
Method for fast manufacturing and assembling of hot runner systems
The method and apparatus of the present invention includes a computer implemented injection molding configuring subsystem which enables a customer to...
Methods and systems for aligning and maintaining alignment of
point-to-point transceivers in a network
A digital data network uses network nodes incorporating infrared transceivers. Each node includes a plurality of infrared transceivers having transmitter and...
Method for selecting an outstation using a control center in a
The method serves for calling a substation (US.sub.m) by a central station (Z) in a transmission system for the purposes of information transmission by way of a...
Call forwarding method
The present invention relates to a call forwarding method for a web phone which connects to at least two networks and is mounted with at least two communication...
Methods and systems for providing a document with interactive elements to
retrieve information for processing...
A computer-implemented method for processing data used by a business application consistent with the present invention may include receiving electronic form data...
Electronic activity and business system and method
An electronic system for regulating activity that includes a standard user interface that requires all information presented in the system to be formatted in a...
Method and system for creating mailpieces from a single continuous web of
A method for creating mailpieces from a single web of printed material. The web of printed material includes printed matter to be used on envelopes, and other...
Method of geographically and financially expanding the business potential
and commercial fall-out of local live...
A novel method of geographically and financially expanding the business potential and commercial fall-out of local live event performances, such as local rock or...
Computer-executable method for improving understanding of business data by
interactive rule manipulation
Methods and systems operating in accordance with the present invention provide an interactive directed data analysis tool. The tool provides a user interface...
Method and system for testing websites
A method and system is provided for testing and analyzing websites via a test-enabled web browser. In the representative embodiment a user controls a...