06356905 is referenced by 594 patents and cites 22 patents.

A system is disclosed that facilitates web-based information retrieval and display system. A wireless phone or similar hand-held wireless device with Internet Protocol capability is combined with other peripherals to provide a portable portal into the Internet. The wireless device prompts a user to input information of interest to the user. This information is transmitted a query to a service routine (running on a Web server). The service routine then queries the Web to find price, shipping and availability information from various Web suppliers. This information is then available for use by various applications through an interface support framework.

Title
System, method and article of manufacture for mobile communication utilizing an interface support framework
Application Number
9/263252
Publication Number
6356905 (B1)
Application Date
March 5, 1999
Publication Date
March 12, 2002
Inventor
Andrew Ernest Fano
Evanston
IL, US
James L Meyers
Chicago
IL, US
Kishore Sundaram Swaminathan
Downers Grove
IL, US
Anatole Vitaly Gershman
Chicago
IL, US
Agent
Morrison & Foerster
US
Assignee
Accenture
CA, US
IPC
G06F 17/30
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