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William T Semple, Lincoln Bouve, Steven W Oxman: System and methods for remotely accessing a selected group of items of interest from a database. Civix DDI, Curtis A Vock Esq, Lathrop & Gage L C, June 18, 2002: US06408307 (267 worldwide citation)

A user can access a common database from a remote communications port, at any qualified location, to generate a map or other positional information which locates selected items of interest, e.g., businesses, stores, architectural sites, and the like. The database contains information representing th ...


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W Lincoln Bouve, William T Semple, Steven W Oxman: System and methods for remotely accessing a selected group of items of interest from a database. Civix DDI, Lathrop & Gage L C, July 2, 2002: US06415291 (133 worldwide citation)

A user can access a common database from a remote communications port, at any qualified location, to generate a map or other positional information which locates selected items of interest, e.g., businesses, stores, architectural sites, and the like. The database contains information representing th ...


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S Lee Hancock, Peter H Dana: System and method for locating points of interest using a portable phone. Civix DDI, Lathrop & Gage LC, September 2, 2008: US07421275 (9 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for defining grid and proprietary addresses of selected locations within a geographical area is described, characterized in that the grid addresses are defined in relation to a grid and can be easily converted to global coordinates defined in relation to a known global referen ...


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W Lincoln Bouve, William T Semple, Steven W Oxman: Method for advertising information. Civix DDI, Lathrop & Gage, October 23, 2012: US08296335 (8 worldwide citation)

Methods for advertising information include: displaying user-selectable category and geographic vicinity information at a port; and, at a database that is not at the same location as the port; responding to user input at the port to display, at the port, advertising information that is associated wi ...