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A computer implemented system and method of executing an auction. The system has at least two intelligent systems, one for the auctioneer and at least one for a user. The auction is conducted by the auctioneer's system communications with the user system(s). The auctioneer's system contains information from the user system(s) based on bid information entered by the user(s). With this information the auctioneer's system determines whether the auction can be concluded or not and appropriate messages are transmitted to the user(s).

Title
Computer implemented methods and apparatus for auctions
Application Number
582901
Publication Number
5905975
Application Date
January 2, 1997
Publication Date
May 18, 1999
Inventor
Lawrence M Ausubel
2920 Garfield Ter. N.W., Washington, 20008
DC, US
Agent
Pollock Vande Sande & Amernick
IPC
G06F 17/60
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