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H Brock Kolls: Electronic commerce terminal for facilitating incentive-based purchasing on transportation vehicles. USA Technologies, RatnerPrestia, August 19, 2003: US06609103 (103 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to an electronic commerce terminal for conducting credit card, e-mail, e-commerce, e-business, and other types of transactions from a public transportation vehicle. Public transportation vehicles can include taxis, airplanes, buses, trains, subway, trolley, streetcar, a ...


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Paul Nicolas Muret, Hui Sok Moon: System and method for monitoring and analyzing internet traffic. Urchin Software Corporation, Fleshner & Kim, October 12, 2004: US06804701 (99 worldwide citation)

A system and method for monitoring and analyzing Internet traffic is provided that is efficient, completely automated, and fast enough to handle the busiest websites on the Internet, processing data many times faster than existing systems. The system and method of the present invention processes dat ...


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Hugh Svendsen: P2P network for providing real time media recommendations. Napo Enterprises, Withrow & Terranova PLLC, March 16, 2010: US07680959 (97 worldwide citation)

A peer-to-peer (P2P) network for providing real time media recommendations is provided. The media recommendations may be song recommendations or video recommendations. Each time a media presentation is played by a peer device, the peer device provides a recommendation identifying the media presentat ...


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Kevin Callen: Method and system for e-commerce and related data management, analysis and reporting. Gershman Brickner and Bratton, Richard C Litman, April 29, 2003: US06556976 (97 worldwide citation)

A system transacting e-commerce and related data management, analysis and reporting includes a database, first and second clients, and first through fourth servers communicatively connected to an internet network. The database stores a variety of information relating to customers and has a cost redu ...


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Thomas B Kinney, T Eric Christiansen, Peter D Hansen, Bo Ling, Paul C Badavas, Richard L Thibault: Process control system and method with improved distribution, installation and validation of components. The Foxboro Company, David J Powsner, Nutter McClennen & Fish, December 31, 2002: US06501995 (95 worldwide citation)

A control system has blocks or other components that facilitate validation of their own replacements, e.g., downloaded via e-commerce transactions. The system includes first and second process control components. The first component is coupled to a third process control component, with which it tran ...


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Mitsuaki Oshima, Kenichiro Hayashi, Sadashi Kageyama, Seiji Sakashita, Takao Isogawa, Hisashi Takayama: OFDM signal transmission system, portable terminal, and e-commerce system. Matsushita Electric Industrial, Greenblum & Bernstein, April 10, 2007: US07203158 (93 worldwide citation)

The present invention realizes electronic commerce by providing a reception section that receives product information and service information and a barcode formation section that forms a barcode based on the received information, displaying the barcode formed by the barcode formation section on a di ...


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Elizabeth C Shaw: XML-based barcode scanner. Symbol Technologies, Joel Weiss, Fish & Neave, May 27, 2003: US06568596 (92 worldwide citation)

A method and system for scanning bar code data that can be published in near real time on Internet or intranet sites. The format is preferably XML-based, so the data is ready for e-commerce applications without further manipulation or conversion. The data can also be translated to more traditional b ...


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Thomas W Meyer, Josslyn Motha Meyer: Process of and system for seamlessly embedding executable program code into media file formats such as MP3 and the like for execution by digital media player and viewing systems. Rines and Rines, March 6, 2007: US07188186 (90 worldwide citation)

A novel process and system for flexibly adding supplemental digital program content such as, for example, transactional advertising content, games, polls, contests, interactive music videos, and e-commerce content generally and the like, into pre-prepared digital media files, such as an MP3 audio fi ...


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Charu C Aggarwal, Philip S Yu: Semantic based collaborative filtering. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, November 26, 2002: US06487539 (89 worldwide citation)

A method for providing product recommendations to customers in an e-commerce environment includes the step of generating content and compatibility representations of products corresponding to a plurality of customers. A similarity function is calculated between pairs of content attributes correspond ...


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Lurng Kuo Liu, Jai Prakash Menon, James S Lipscomb, Jeane Chen, Liang Jie Zhang: Method and apparatus for integrated real-time interactive content insertion and monitoring in E-commerce enabled interactive digital TV. International Business Machines Corporation, Joseph C Redmond Jr, David M Shofi, Morgan & Finnegan, October 23, 2001: US06308327 (88 worldwide citation)

An improved method and apparatus are disclosed for selectively inserting interactive content into a live TV or recorded broadcasting presentation and tracking the usage of the inserted content by end user viewers of the presentation. The method and apparatus enable operators to watch the live audiov ...



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