06983310 is referenced by 160 patents and cites 86 patents.

A system and method for enabling users to send and receive messages and other information from mobile devices and enabling users to access server-based information using mobile devices over wireless data networks are disclosed. The present invention further provides search capabilities on a wireless device. Search criteria may include searching messages (e.g., emails, memos, and/or other correspondences and documents) based on various fields, such as sender, date, subject and other parts of a message. Other search criteria may also be used. The present invention may also provide an application search form to perform various search functions. A search form may contain a formula field where the field may contain a select formula that may be evaluated on the server for the search operation. This formula typically may reference other fields on the search form.

Title
System and method for providing search capabilties on a wireless device
Application Number
9/750301
Publication Number
6983310 (B2)
Application Date
December 29, 2000
Publication Date
January 3, 2006
Inventor
Christopher Herot
Newton Highlands
MA, US
Timothy Lawson
Stow
MA, US
Thomas Bentley
North Chelmsford
MA, US
Quinton Zondervan
Boston
MA, US
Andrew Rouse
Andover
MA, US
Agent
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Assignee
International Business Machines Corporation
NY, US
IPC
G06F 13/00
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