07085818 is referenced by 93 patents and cites 25 patents.

Provided is a method, system, and program for transmitting information to a wireless device. A determination is made of a current location of the wireless device and whether the current location is within a proximity to a target location. If the current location is within the proximity to the target location, then information is transmitted to the wireless device on offerings available at the target location.

Title
Method, system, and program for providing information on proximate events based on current location and user availability
Application Number
9/965007
Publication Number
7085818 (B2)
Application Date
September 27, 2001
Publication Date
August 1, 2006
Inventor
Michael A Paolini
Austin
TX, US
Rabindranath Dutta
Austin
TX, US
Michael Wayne Brown
Georgetown
TX, US
Agent
Konrad Raynes & Victor
David W Victor
Assignee
International Business Machines Corporation
NY, US
IPC
G06F 15/16
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