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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 (118 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 (117 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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Brian C Falkenhainer, Mitchell Garnaat: Shared-data environment in which each file has independent security properties. Xerox Corporation, R Hutter, July 27, 1999: US05930801 (116 worldwide citation)

A shared-data system, such as could be used with an intranet or internet, in which a large quantity of files available in a file system are each individually assigned an identification number. This identification number is then converted into a non-location-based URL, such as a simple scalar number, ...


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Chinmei Chen Lee, Douglas William Varney, Jie Zhou: Location-based ad-hoc game services. Lucent Technologies, January 2, 2007: US07158798 (115 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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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 (114 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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Puneet Gupta, Kartik Muralidharan, Rajat Laxmichand Gogri, Kavitha Damodhiran: Providing location-based services via wireless networks. Infosys Technolologies, Klarquist Sparkman, August 31, 2010: US07787887 (114 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 (113 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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Philip Y Chang, Virginia M Hoffman: Qualifying and sorting file record data. International Business Machines, Harold E Meier, November 22, 1983: US04417321 (112 worldwide citation)

Record data on a disk file is sorted in a text/data processor by means of an algorithm that transfers such records on the basis of rank to a sort buffer on the basis of qualifying criteria. Each qualified file record is compared with the lowest ranked record previously transferred and located in the ...


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David Z Creemer: Identifying client patterns using online location-based derivative analysis. palmOne, Wagner Murabito & Hao, September 21, 2004: US06795710 (112 worldwide citation)

A method and system for targeting content (e.g., a service or an advertisement) according to location-based information derived from a mobile wireless transceiver device. Position information as a function of time is used to calculate a rate of travel and a direction of travel. This information can ...


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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 (111 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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