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Charles A Huizenga, Alex Do, Michael Corr, Dale Fong, Josh Mooney: Location-based provisioning of wireless control systems. Adura Technologies, Carr & Ferrell, April 12, 2011: US07925384 (114 worldwide citation)

Exemplary systems and methods for provisioning wireless control of facilities systems are provided. A message is broadcast to a network that includes one or more control devices, which may be associated with one or more control points (e.g., lights in lighting systems). The control device responds w ...


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John J Roese, Richard W Graham, David Frattura, Anja A Allen, Brendan J Fee: Location discovery in a data network. Enterasys Networks, Holland & Knight, Brian J Colandreo, November 13, 2007: US07295556 (113 worldwide citation)

A method for location discovery in a data network includes receiving, at a first device, connection information from a neighboring network device and determining a physical location of the first device based on the connection information. The method can include receiving, at the first device, the ph ...


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Sridhar Reddy, Troy Tiritilli, Jason Kilpatrick: System and method for location-based configuration of an information handling system. Dell Products, Baker Botts L, October 12, 2010: US07813308 (113 worldwide citation)

A system and method for location-based configuration of an information handling system are disclosed. A method may include detecting an available network for communication with the information handling system. Based on at least the detected available network, a current location of the information ha ...


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Phillip J Balma, Alan Robins: Digital communication device and method including a routing function. Ricoh Company, Ricoh Corporation, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, December 5, 2000: US06157945 (112 worldwide citation)

A method and system for routing or forwarding communications to an intended recipient. The communications may be from a variety of sources including facsimiles and electronic mail messages. The programming of routing information may be performed manually or may be obtained automatically from other p ...


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Chinmei Chen Lee, Douglas William Varney, Jie Zhou: Location-based ad-hoc game services. Lucent Technologies, January 2, 2007: US07158798 (111 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for administering a game over a wireless telecommunications network (30) serving a number of mobile terminals (20). The wireless telecommunications network (30) includes a number of base stations (32) providing wireless communication coverage for corresponding geographically def ...


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Puneet Gupta, Kartik Muralidharan, Rajat Laxmichand Gogri, Kavitha Damodhiran: Providing location-based services via wireless networks. Infosys Technolologies, Klarquist Sparkman, August 31, 2010: US07787887 (111 worldwide citation)

Location-based services can be provided by broadcasting location-based information within wireless network zones. A system for providing location-based services within an ad-hoc wireless network zone can include an information server for providing the location-based services by broadcasting location ...


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Vladimir Alperovich, Eric Valentine: Providing location-based call forwarding within a mobile telecommunications network. Ericsson, Jenkens & Gilchrist, November 2, 1999: US05978673 (109 worldwide citation)

Call forwarding data, including forward to numbers for a particular mobile station are correlated with a particular service area and stored at a home location register (HLR) associated with that particular mobile station. Whenever the mobile station travels into a mobile switching center (MSC) servi ...


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Chawla Neeraj: Location based presence and privacy management. mPanion, Michael A Leonard II, Sheetal S Patel, Leonard Patel PC, November 1, 2011: US08050690 (107 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing location based presence status and enhancing location privacy management in a mobile, instant messaging or social networking environment. A user specifies or saves their favorite locations (e.g. home, work, school, or particular business or point of interest locatio ...


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Joel E Short, Mark F Logan, Florence C I Pagan: Location-based identification for use in a communications network. Nomadix, Alston & Bird, March 27, 2007: US07197556 (107 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for implementing location-based identification in a communication network. The method comprises establishing a network connection between a host and a network, transmitting network data packets from the host through a connection port, transmitting data packets from the host th ...


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Nathan Arthur Etter, Jay Monahan, Matthew Adam Ocko, Brian Reynolds: Changing virtual items based on real-world events. Zynga, Schwegman Lundberg & Woessner P A, October 16, 2012: US08287383 (106 worldwide citation)

A method of changing virtual items based on real-world events is disclosed. It is detected that a player of a computer-implemented game has performed a location-based action. An attribute of a virtual item in an inventory of a player character in the computer-implemented game is changed based on the ...



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