04970681 is referenced by 41 patents and cites 13 patents.

An apparatus and method for furnishing the identification of potential customers that may be interested in a specific product in response to a search request. A first database contains information on, for instance, books and serials in print, in which each individual book or serial is classified. Individuals requesting information regarding specific books or serials identify themselves, along with their product interests. A second database is built up on the first enquirers, including their identification and product interests. The second database enables book publishers to determine the identification of potential customers and of their specific product interests.

Title
Method and apparatus for correlating data
Application Number
7/110268
Publication Number
4970681
Application Date
October 20, 1987
Publication Date
November 13, 1990
Inventor
Ralph F M Bennett
Middlesex
GB
Agent
Sandler Greenblum & Bernstein
Assignee
Book Data
GB
IPC
G06F 1/00
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