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Robert L Travis, Martin L Jack, William R Laurune, Nigel Norris: Information object transport system. Digital Equipment Corporation, Arnold White & Durkee, June 6, 1995: US05422999 (21 worldwide citation)

An information object transport system for enabling nodes to transmit objects a digital data processing system. Each node includes an object store for storing a plurality of objects, at least one of the objects including at least one external reference identifying another object. An information obje ...


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Steven C Glassman, Mark S Manasse, John W Court, Edmund J Grohn, Andrew M Palka, Nigel Norris: Anonymous purchases while allowing verifiable identities for refunds returned along the paths taken to make the purchases. Hewlett Packard Development Company, August 14, 2007: US07257554 (4 worldwide citation)

An electronic commerce system and method has a number of computer systems connected by a network, including a broker computer system having a database of scrips representing a form of currency, a vendor computer system having a database containing products which may be exchanged for the scrips, and ...