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US-6,816,725 Method and apparatus for selection of one data set from among multiple related data sets and beaming the...
A method and system of selecting one set of data from among multiple related data sets and beaming the data set from one handheld electronic device to another...
US-6,816,456 Methods and apparatus for network use optimization
A method and apparatus for assessing network traffic loads, separating the network traffic into the traffic classes either with or without specific client...
US-6,813,608 System and method for enhancing user experience in a wide-area facility having a distributed, bounded environment
A wireless system, including a system controller, and a portable device with wireless connection to the wireless system, can be used to link customers to the...
US-6,813,497 Method for providing wireless communication services and network and system for delivering same
The present invention is directed to an improved network and system for a wireless communication system. The improved business method, operations method, network...
US-6,813,347 Selective call waiting
A method and system of processing a call from a calling party to a called party are provided to enable selective call waiting which involves determining whether...
US-6,811,078 Point-of-transaction machine with improved versatility and related method
A point-of-transaction machine that allows global users to reach all aspects of their finances, from their brokerage account to their banks, mortgage accounts,...
US-6,809,836 Image communication apparatus and its control method
Demand for an inexpensive color facsimile apparatus is expected not in the business field but in home use, and a product which is easy to operate and use is...
US-6,808,985 Products derived from embedded flash/EEPROM products
A method of fabricating ROM products through the use of embedded flash/EEPROM prototypes is disclosed. This is accomplished by first forming a Flash/EEPROM...
US-6,808,110 Cashless payment by means of a mobile radio apparatus
The method is for cashless payment, in which a call (V) is set up via the mobile radio network (MS) from the terminal (MF) with multifunctional chipcard (CK) to...
US-6,807,532 Method of soliciting a user to input survey data at an electronic commerce terminal
The present invention relates to a processing method for conducting e-mail, e-commerce, and e-business by way of an electronic commerce terminal. An electronic...
US-6,807,490 Method for DNA mixture analysis
The present invention pertains to a process for automatically analyzing nucleic acid samples. Specifically, the process comprises the steps of forming...
US-6,807,161 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-6,805,292 Method for doing business with collision centers
A method and system for the supply of automotive collision centers is provided, which includes a Customer, Jobber, and intermediate Order Manager. The Customer...
US-6,804,711 Method and apparatus for managing call processing services in an intelligent telecommunication network
A resource management system for an intelligent communications network having one or more distributed service nodes, each service node for providing services...
US-6,804,674 Scalable Content management system and method of using the same
A scalable content management system manages searches from a local content manager and a plurality of remote content managers. A single scalable content manager...
US-6,804,509 Method and system for notifying a caller that a cellular phone destination is available
A method for connecting a caller to a called destination when the destination is initially unreachable comprises the steps of receiving in a communication...
US-6,804,341 System and method for providing no answer detail service for telephone calls that are not completed
Call detail service is provided using a trigger that only activates after the disposition of a telephone call is known, for example, a T-Busy and/or a...
US-6,804,256 Automatic bandwidth adjustment in a passive optical network
The invention provides an automatic bandwidth adjustment method and system in a passive optical network (PON) comprising an optical line terminal (OLT) connected...
US-6,804,210 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-6,801,776 Systems and methods for dimensioning a wireless communication system
A method of dimensioning a wireless communication system configured to support a plurality of applications. The method includes, for each application, estimating...
US-6,801,658 Business form handling method and system for carrying out the same
A business form handling system includes an image reading device for reading a business form and a terminal apparatus installed at the window for...
US-6,801,521 System and method for distributed call signaling in telephony-over-LAN networks
A gateway (106) to an H.323 network configured to monitor and intercept in-band signaling from external networks. The gateway (106) further provides to the H.323...
US-6,799,314 Work flow management method and work flow management system of controlling a work flow
A work flow management method for managing execution of a plurality of works in a business process based on process definition information for defining the...
US-6,799,177 Systems and methods for securing extranet transactions
The systems and methods described herein relate to secure extranets which utilize certificate authentication to mediate access, transactions, and user tracking....
US-6,799,085 Appliance supply distribution, dispensing and use system method
The present invention is an appliance supply distribution and dispensing system and method for distributing appliance supplies to a home or business and which...
US-6,799,017 Missed call notification to cellular telephone using short text messaging
A system for and method of providing Short Message Service (SMS) message notification to a cellular telephone customer regarding missed incoming calls that are...
US-6,795,873 Method and apparatus for a scheduling driver to implement a protocol utilizing time estimates for use with a...
The present invention provides a method and apparatus for a scheduling driver to implement a protocol using time estimates for use with a device that does not...
US-6,795,831 Method of managing knowledge information, method of generating knowledge information, method of using knowledge...
A knowledge information managing apparatus manages knowledge information to reuse information of analytical details and a process which have led to information...
US-6,795,811 Method for investing working capital
A method of doing business comprises receiving an investment contract offer from a corporate investor specifying a principal amount and a maturation term. The...
US-6,792,199 Variable temperature vaporizer
The present invention suitably provides a method and apparatus for controlling the temperature of a liquid vaporizer heating element, and thereby the rate of...
US-6,791,928 Method for formatting optic disk without computer
A method for formatting an optic disk by an optic disk drive is disclosed. The optic disk drive includes a control unit having operation keys. The method...
US-6,789,258 System and method for performing a synchronization operation for multiple devices in a computer system
A system and method for performing a sync operation for multiple devices in a computer system is provided. The computer system may include a plurality of devices...
US-6,789,252 Building business objects and business software applications using dynamic object definitions of ingrediential...
A method and system are provided for providing an open and extensible object definition framework that manages business object definitions as specifications....
US-6,789,164 Method for directly writing data into optic disk
A method for directly writing data into an optic disk is performed by an optic disk drive incorporating a control unit to which an external data storage device,...
US-6,788,931 Directory assistance method and apparatus
A cellular telephone subscriber who wishes directory assistance services is connected in the conventional manner to an operator who identifies a destination...
US-6,785,792 Storage system and data relocation method
In a storage system, a plurality of logical disks are constituted by combining a plurality of physical disks. A logical disk management unit converts...
US-6,785,623 Business to business electronic test monitoring information system
A system/method of establishing a two-way communication system between a testing/manufacturing site and a component vendor is disclosed. The system allows the...
US-6,785,592 System and method for energy management
A business methodology for optimizing energy procurement energy demand (usage) and energy supply for a facility or complex. After ascertaining a baseline model,...
US-6,785,560 Speed calling in a wireless centrex system
The instant invention discloses a method and system for providing a novel wireless centrex service that untethers subscribers from the immobility associated with...
US-6,782,540 COBOL/natural copybook to Java conversion Wizard
The present invention, sometimes referred to as an Application Message Wrapper Generation Wizard or Wizard (for short), is a tool to help application developers...
US-6,782,536 System and method for discovering host-based application assets for the development of business-centric...
A method in a computer system is disclosed for discovering host-based legacy screen assets. The system has a client, a server and a host, including a repository....
US-6,782,403 Inter-application data transmitting system and method
An inter-application data transmitting system having an application intermediary unit which mediates data to be transmitted between a network and one of multiple...
US-6,782,374 System, method and article of manufacturing for a runtime program analysis tool for a simulation 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-6,782,307 Method for producing customized cosmetic and pharmaceutical formulations on demand
A method and system for selecting and producing a customized cosmetic or pharmaceutical formulation is disclosed below. The system can be implemented in an...
US-6,782,092 Reservation system and method
A reservation system and method are provided that allow a user, who wants to receive a telephone inquiry or consultation service but cannot get through because...
US-6,779,184 Method for loosely coupling object oriented and non-object oriented applications in a messaging-based...
Methods and network architectures for loosely coupling object and non-object oriented applications to a network include an object broker hub, a messaging system,...
US-6,778,882 Business management system and method for a deregulated electric power market with sharing of supply chain data
A business management method for trading in load estimations with interaction between an electrical energy supplier and a plurality of customer energy consumers,...
US-6,778,877 Chemical substance total management system, storage medium storing chemical substance management program and...
A chemical substance total management system aids for reduction of release and transferring amount of managing substances in business entities. The system...
US-6,775,675 Methods for abstracting data from various data structures and managing the presentation of the data
Methods for accessing relevant data from data sources for presentation, and computer readable media for the same are provided. One exemplary method defines...
US-6,775,590 Method and system for automated document processing
A business reply mail piece and associated processing system that allows information contained within business reply mail to be scanned and interpreted before...
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