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Methods and apparatuses for distributing location-based information (i.e., information specific to a client's location or a location of interest to the client) to a client, which may be a mobile SPS receiver, via the Internet and in particular, the World-Wide Web. The client provides information about its location and/or a location of interest to a Web server. The Web server, based on the information, provides via the Internet information relating to the client's location or location of interest to the client.

Title
Method and apparatus for providing location-based information via a computer network
Application Number
9/201672
Publication Number
6677894 (B2)
Application Date
November 30, 1998
Publication Date
January 13, 2004
Inventor
Norman F Krasner
San Carlos
CA, US
Leonid Sheynblat
Belmont
CA, US
Agent
Bruce W Greenhaus
US
Charles Brown
US
Philip Wadsworth
US
Assignee
Snaptrack
CA, US
IPC
G01S 5/14
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