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James P Reilly, Gregory P Hassett: Information and advertising distribution system and method. PointCast, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, April 14, 1998: US05740549 (1636 worldwide citation)

In summary, the present invention is an information and advertising distribution system. A data server stores and updates a database of information items and advertisements. The information items and advertisements are each categorized so that each has an associated information category. Workstation ...


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Gregory P Hassett, Jason Douglas, Max Mancini: Utilization of information “push” technology. Pointcast, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, October 19, 2004: US06807558 (335 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and computer-implemented method for distributing information to a plurality of client devices on a network is disclosed. The computer-implemented method includes the steps of: 1) receiving a variety of information from a plurality of sources, 2) organizing the variety of information int ...


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Joseph C Pistriotto, Katrina Montinola: Method and apparatus for configuring a client to redirect requests to a caching proxy server based on a category ID with the request. PointCast, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, October 24, 2000: US06138162 (264 worldwide citation)

A computer network including a client, at least one caching proxy server, and a destination computer is described. In a specific embodiment, a client computer may request particular types of information by including a category ID in request messages. In order to reduce network traffic, the destinati ...


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Gregory P Hassett, Harry Collins, Vibha Dayal: Apparatus, method and article of manufacture for servicing client requests on a network. PointCast, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, January 9, 2001: US06173311 (259 worldwide citation)

A server services client requests in an improved manner by a utilizing a combination of sending an id of the last article that has been previously sent to the client, load balancing servers to provide efficient servicing of clients and providing redundant servers so that a failure of any one server ...


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Reilly James P, Hassett Gregory P: Information and advertising distribution system and method. Pointcast, December 18, 1996: EP0749081-A1 (145 worldwide citation)

In summary, the present invention is an information and advertising distribution system. A data server stores and updates a database of information items and advertisements. The information items and advertisements are each categorized so that each has an associated information category. Workstation ...


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Yi Hsin Sung, Vibha Dayal, Satish Ramakrishnan: Method and apparatus for reestablishing network connections in a multi-router network. Pointcast, Blakely SokoLoff Taylor & Zafman, May 1, 2001: US06226684 (106 worldwide citation)

A method and an apparatus for routing network messages from a client to a server bypassing a router which requires that the router, in one embodiment, maintain a table to record where the client's communications were redirected in previous communications. This allows the router to reestablish a ...


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Reilly James P, Hassett Gregory P: Methode et dispositif de diffusion de linformation, Information and advertising distribution system and method. Pointcast, Pointcast, SMART & BIGGAR, October 16, 2007: CA2177441

In summary, the present invention is an information and advertising distribution system. A data server stores and updates a database of information items and advertisements. The information items and advertisements are each categorized so that each has an associated information category. Workstation ...


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Belov Lev, Douglas Jason, Hassett Gregory P, Kovalchuk Aleksandr, Nielsen Thomas A, Rao Parik: Identification and processing of compressed hypertext markup language (html). Pointcast, Belov Lev, Douglas Jason, Hassett Gregory P, Kovalchuk Aleksandr, Nielsen Thomas A, Rao Parik, SALTER James H, June 3, 1999: WO/1999/027460

A mechanism for recognizing and processing compressed hypertext markup language (HTML) data is provided. According to one aspect of the present invention, compressed HTML is downloaded by an application by employing a protocol interceptor (350), such as an instance of a pluggable protocol handler (3 ...


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Reilly James P, Hassett Gregory P: System for distributing information and advertisement and its method. Pointcast, October 14, 1997: JP1997-269923

PROBLEM TO BE SOLVED: To distribute information and an advertisement to the computer of a subscriber by providing an information server and work stations which are respectively arranged apart from the information server and displaying an information item and an advertisement sub-set at the time of c ...


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Kim Do Bong: Method for multimedia advertisement and complex display system using wire/wireless network. Pointcast, September 5, 2000: KR1020000035330

PURPOSE: A method for multimedia advertisement and complex display system using wire/wireless network is provided to heighten effect of advertisement by transmitting advertisements which change frequently or advertisements which advertisers want to display in real time to advertisement boards using ...