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A method and apparatus provide location based filtering for searching for information in response to a request from a mobile handset. The handset detects location information from the mobile network with which the handset is in communication and forwards the location information as part of an information request to an information database. The location information is used as a filter for selecting a response to the information request.

Title
Method and apparatus for automatically providing location-based information content on a wireless device
Application Number
9/135348
Publication Number
6580914 (B1)
Application Date
August 17, 1998
Publication Date
June 17, 2003
Inventor
Adrian David Smith
Kirkland
WA, US
Agent
Kenyon & Kenyon
US
Assignee
AT&T Wireless Services
WA, US
IPC
H04Q 7/20
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