08600830 is referenced by 38 patents and cites 1195 patents.

A system and method providing for communication and resolution of utility functions between participants, wherein the utility function is evaluated based on local information at the recipient to determine a cost value thereof. A user interface having express representation of both information elements, and associated reliability of the information. An automated system for optimally conveying information based on relevance and reliability.

Title
System and method for providing a payment to a non-winning auction participant
Application Number
12/837502
Publication Number
8600830 (B2)
Application Date
July 16, 2010
Publication Date
December 3, 2013
Inventor
Steven M Hoffberg
West Harrison
NY, US
Agent
Ostrolenk Faber
Steven M Hoffberg
IPC
G06Q 30/00
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