06944447 is referenced by 299 patents and cites 10 patents.

The present invention discloses a method and system for providing location-based services to a remote terminal that is connected to various types of communication systems. A tailored request for information is generated with the remote terminal. In addition, a geographic indicator associated with the remote terminal is also generated in the preferred embodiment. The tailored request for information and the geographic indicator are transmitted to a location-based application server. A structured response to the tailored request for information is generated with the location-based application server, wherein the structured response is based on the geographic indicator of the remote terminal. The structured response is the transmitted to the remote terminal using one of several different types of communication protocols and/or mediums.

Title
Location-based services
Application Number
9/946111
Publication Number
6944447 (B2)
Application Date
September 4, 2001
Publication Date
September 13, 2005
Inventor
Vinny Wai yan Che
Alhambra
CA, US
Stephen L Dempsen
Redondo Beach
CA, US
Ashton F Pitts III
Redondo Beach
CA, US
Angela King Smith
Atlanta
GA, US
Michael J Burgiss
Smyrna
GA, US
Chad S Holmes
Atlanta
GA, US
Michael L Gailey
Dunwoody
GA, US
Eric A Portman
Norcross
GA, US
Agent
Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione
Assignee
Accenture
CA, US
IPC
H04Q 007/20
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