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Steven T Kirsch: Secure, convenient and efficient system and method of performing trans-internet purchase transactions. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, October 5, 1999: US05963915 (617 worldwide citation)

A purchase transaction is performed between a client browser and a merchant server over a general access wide area connected network. The transaction appears to the client as singularly identifying a purchasable product or service and singularly confirming the purchase. A persistent predetermined co ...


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Steven T Kirsch, William I Chang, Ed R Miller: Real-time document collection search engine with phrase indexing. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, July 6, 1999: US05920854 (500 worldwide citation)

A collection search system is responsive to a user query against a collection of documents to provide a search report. The collection search system includes a collection index including first predetermined single word and multiple word phrases as indexed terms occurring in the collection of document ...


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Steven T Kirsch: Method and system for selectively blocking delivery of bulk electronic mail. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, Donald L Wenskay, April 8, 2003: US06546416 (304 worldwide citation)

The origin address of an e-mail message is validated to enable blocking of e-mail from spam e-mail sources, by preparing, in response to the receipt of a predetermined e-mail message from an unverified source address, a data key encoding information reflective of the predetermined e-mail message. Th ...


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Steven T Kirsch, William I Chang, Edward R Miller: Real-time document collection search engine with phrase indexing. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, May 30, 2000: US06070158 (254 worldwide citation)

A collection search system is responsive to a user query against a collection of documents to provide a search report. The collection search system includes a collection index including first predetermined single word and multiple word phrases as indexed terms occurring in the collection of document ...


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Steven T Kirsch, William I Chang: Performing automated document collection and selection by providing a meta-index with meta-index values indentifying corresponding document collections. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, November 9, 1999: US05983216 (252 worldwide citation)

A method of performing automated collection selection relative to a plurality of document collections, each including one or more documents, using a list of qualified terms developed from an input query text. The method comprises the steps of: (a) parsing the input query text to select single-word t ...


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Kelly Davidson Hawkes, Michael Shaw McKinley, Kenneth Irwin Talbot: Cellular telephone fraud prevention system using RF signature analysis. Corsair Communications, David E Lovejoy, May 18, 1999: US05905949 (184 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for identifying wireless subscriber units and for determining if access to a communications network should be granted. A plurality of wireless subscriber units each generates a wireless subscriber signal including internal data traits and external signal traits. The internal data traits in ...


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Steven T Kirsch, William I Chang: Methods for iteratively and interactively performing collection selection in full text searches. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, January 25, 2000: US06018733 (122 worldwide citation)

A method of selecting the likely most relevant database collections for document searching based on an ad hoc query where each of the databases includes a plurality of documents. Iterative collection selection processing of the databases is performed to obtain consistent relative-ranking collection ...


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William W Luciw: Machine, method and medium for assisted selection of information from a choice space. Starwave Corporation, David E Lovejoy, November 2, 1999: US05978766 (103 worldwide citation)

A machine, method and computer-readable medium for presenting one or more users with suggestions of items from a choice space, wherein the items chosen for presentation are based upon explicit and/or observed preferences of the user. The present invention contemplates use in any number of paradigms ...


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Patrick B Lambright, David M Gedye: Scalable game server architecture. Starwave Corporation, David E Lovejoy, January 18, 2000: US06015348 (95 worldwide citation)

A scalable game apparatus and method for implementing a multi-player computer game includes a plurality of networked computers over which computer processes are distributed. In various embodiments, each computer includes a baron process which coordinates the spawning of a sector manager process on t ...


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Carey Phillip Atkin: Computer system with transparent data migration between storage volumes. Amdahl Corporation, David E Lovejoy, November 7, 2000: US06145066 (95 worldwide citation)

A computer system includes a transparent data migration facility (TDNff) to accomplish automated movement of data (migration) from one location to another in the system. A data migration program includes a main module to control the start of a migration session when said application programs are usi ...