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Rick Dedrick: Method and apparatus for providing electronic advertisements to end users in a consumer best-fit pricing manner. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, March 3, 1998: US05724521 (1470 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for providing electronic advertisements to end users in a consumer best-fit pricing manner includes an index database, a user profile database, and a consumer scale matching process. The index database provides storage space for the titles of electronic advertisements. The use ...


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Rick Dedrick: Method and apparatus for dynamically customizing electronic information to individual end users. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, February 10, 1998: US05717923 (816 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for dynamically customizing electronic information to individual end users includes a client system containing a personal profile database which stores consumer information corresponding to individual end user(s) of the client system. The client system also includes a content ...


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Rick Dedrick: System for automatically updating personal profile server with updates to additional user information gathered from monitoring users electronic consuming habits generated on computer during use. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, January 20, 1998: US05710884 (763 worldwide citation)

A method and an apparatus for storing and updating electronic information in a personal profile server for an individual user, and dynamically changing the residence of the electronic information. The electonic information is being transmitted between a computer and a network system. The computer in ...


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Rick Dedrick: Using the vertical blanking interval for transporting electronic coupons. INTEL Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, February 18, 1997: US05604542 (425 worldwide citation)

A system and method for transmitting an electronic advertisement within the vertical blanking interval of a video signal. The system includes an encoder that formats and inserts an electronic advertisement into the vertical blanking interval of the video signal, a transmitter that transmits the vide ...


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Rick Dedrick: Electronic information appraisal agent. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, December 9, 1997: US05696965 (398 worldwide citation)

An electronic information appraisal agent which operates within an electronic information distribution system and includes an electronic information server having multiple electronic information units. Requests for electronic information are transferred from the appraisal agent to an electronic info ...


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Rick Dedrick: General purpose metering mechanism for distribution of electronic information. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, June 16, 1998: US05768521 (350 worldwide citation)

A computer network system that contains a metering mechanism which can meter the flow of electronic information to a client computer within a network. The information can be generated by a publisher and electronically distributed to a plurality of metering servers which each contain the metering mec ...


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Rick Dedrick: Consumer-driven electronic information pricing mechanism. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 12, 1998: US05752238 (313 worldwide citation)

A consumer-driven electronic information pricing mechanism including a pricing modulator and pricing interface is contained within a client system. The pricing modulator contains multiple pricing options for electronic content and multiple content to advertisement ratios associated with the pricing ...


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Rick Dedrick: General purpose metering mechanism for distribution of electronic information. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, January 18, 2000: US06016509 (157 worldwide citation)

A computer network system that contains a metering mechanism which can meter the flow of electronic information to a client computer within a network. The information can be generated by a publisher and electronically distributed to a plurality of metering servers which each contain the metering mec ...


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Rick Dedrick: Electronic information appraisal agent. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, November 21, 2000: US06151600 (115 worldwide citation)

An electronic information appraisal agent which operates within an electronic information distribution system and includes an electronic information server having multiple electronic information units. Requests for electronic information are transferred from the appraisal agent to an electronic info ...


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Rick Dedrick, Laura I Shine, Jeanne M Koski: Electronic asset lending library method and apparatus. Intel Corporation, Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman, May 31, 2005: US06901386 (50 worldwide citation)

A electronic asset lending library method and apparatus enables the electronic management and reassignment of licenses for unused electronic assets installed on computers connected through a communications network. Licensing data for the unused electronic assets is released by the currently assigned ...