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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, James R Kraemer: Method and apparatus for ranking a customer using dynamically generated external data. Duke W Yee, April 2, 2009: US20090089107-A1

A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer usable program product for ranking a potential customer. In one embodiment, external data associated with the potential customer is processed in a set of data models to generate a set of risk assessment factors for the potential customer. The ex ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, James R Kraemer: Method and apparatus for identifying customer behavioral types from a continuous video stream for use in optimizing loss leader merchandizing. Duke W Yee, March 26, 2009: US20090083122-A1

A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer usable program product for optimizing loss leader merchandizing. The process parses event data to identify physical patterns of customer behavior, wherein the event data is derived from a continuous video stream captured at a retail facility, an ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, James R Kraemer: Method and apparatus for automatically generating labor standards from video data. Duke W Yee, March 12, 2009: US20090070163-A1

A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer usable program product for creating a labor standard for a task. The process automatically detects event data derived from a continuous video stream, wherein the event data comprises metadata describing a sequence of motions for performing the t ...


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Drummond Shattuck Reed, Peter Earnshaw Heymann, Steven Mark Mushero, Kevin Benard Jones, Jeffrey Todd Oberlander, Dan Banay: Computer-based communication system and method using metadata defining a control structure. Intermind Corporation, Wolf Greenfield & Sacks PC, January 19, 1999: US05862325 (1353 worldwide citation)

An automated communications system operates to transfer data, metadata and methods from a provider computer to a consumer computer through a communications network. The transferred information controls the communications relationship, including responses by the consumer computer, updating of informa ...


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Douglas L Peckover: Intelligent agents for electronic commerce. Personal Agents, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, September 12, 2000: US06119101 (725 worldwide citation)

A system for electronic commerce (10) having personal agents (12 and 13) that represent consumers and providers in a virtual marketplace (28). Consumer personal agents conceal the identity of the consumer and are capable of creating decision agents (14) that shop for products and assist consumers in ...


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Stephen J Brown: Health management process control system. Health Hero Network, Lumen Intellectual Property Services, September 28, 1999: US05960403 (698 worldwide citation)

A system and method for remotely monitoring a patient and for training the patient to comply with a treatment plan for a health condition. A patient computing device collects data relating to the patient's health condition and transmits the data to a clinician computer via a communication network. T ...


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Steven T Senator, Billy J Fuller: Computer system method and apparatus providing for various versions of a file without requiring data copy or log operations. Sun Microsystems, William J Kubida, Homer L Holland & Hart Knearl, June 2, 1998: US05761677 (619 worldwide citation)

Various versions of a computer file are provided without requiring copying the file or logging changed data, so that the files have consistent user data. A program module responds to a system call argument and allocates another node in file system tables and copies metadata information from the old ...


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Charles H Ferguson, Randy J Forgaard: Online service development tool with fee setting capabilities. Vermeer Technologies, Ronald M Anderson, October 6, 1998: US05819092 (575 worldwide citation)

A visual editing system for creating commercial online computer services. The visual editing system creates online services that consist of a number of subservices. Each subservice is a program that provides a particular type of functionality to the online service. Different subservices exist for di ...


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David William Roth, Dylan Salisbury: Internet advertising system. Engage, Ropes & Gray, September 4, 2001: US06285987 (553 worldwide citation)

A system for providing advertisements from a central server to viewers who access web sites. The central server stores both advertisements which are to be displayed and an information data base. The data base includes information about viewers, information about the characteristics of particular web ...


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Robert M Wyman: License document interchange format for license management system. Digital Equipment Corporation, Arthur W Fisher, Gary E Ross, August 1, 1995: US05438508 (403 worldwide citation)

A distributed computer system employs a license management system to account for software product usage. A management policy having a variety of alternative styles and contexts is provided. Each licensed product upon start-up makes a call to a license server to check on whether usage is permitted, a ...