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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 (103 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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Daniel E Munson, Kenneth A Munson, James M Munson: System for increasing accuracy of geocode data. CDS Business Mapping, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, December 22, 2009: US07636901 (103 worldwide citation)

A mapping system uses aerial photographs to correct geocode data for street addresses. After entering an address, a street map is displayed along with an aerial photo, both of which indicate the street address location based on standard algorithms. The indicator on the aerial map can be moved to acc ...


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Farshid Alizadeh Shabdiz, Kaveh Pahlavan: Estimation of position using WLAN access point radio propagation characteristics in a WLAN positioning system. Skyhook Wireless, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, March 29, 2011: US07916661 (102 worldwide citation)

A method for estimating position using WLAN access point radio propagation characteristics in a WLAN location based service is provided. A location-based services system has a plurality of Wi-Fi access points in a target area. The Wi-Fi access points are positioned at geographic locations and have s ...


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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 (102 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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Michael L Gailey, Eric A Portman, Michael J Burgiss, Chad S Holmes, Angela King Smith: Method for passive mining of usage information in a location-based services system. Accenture, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, February 1, 2005: US06848542 (102 worldwide citation)

A method and system for providing advertising effectiveness searching capabilities, predictive modeling capabilities and usage mining in a location-based services system is disclosed. During operation of the location-based services system, usage information for advertising campaigns placed on the lo ...


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Petri Nykanen, Juhani Murto, Kari Oinonen: System and method for location based web services. Nokia Corporation, Morgan & Finnegan, July 15, 2003: US06594483 (101 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment of the invention there is provided a system and method whereby a local application may interface with a single API and be automatically connected to the appropriate source of terminal location information. In another embodiment of the invention there is provided a system and method ...


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Trevor Fiatal, Jason Guesman: Location-based operations and messaging. SEVEN Networks, Carr & Ferrell, August 3, 2010: US07769395 (100 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for using location information to determine a medium to use for communications to a user of a mobile device are provided. The user's mobile device provides location information to in intermediate computing device. That location information is accessed and used to determine, from ...


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Stephen J Brown: System and methods for monitoring a patients heart condition. Health Hero Network, Christopher P Maiorana PC, August 21, 2007: US07258666 (99 worldwide citation)

A patient's heart condition is monitored by a patient-location based unit. The patient-location based unit includes a receptacle for receiving a cartridge that includes heart condition monitoring information. The patient-location based unit receives information from the patient, monitors the patient ...


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Steven J Ross, Jane F Macfarlane, Julie A Rybicki: Location-based services for a telematics service subscriber. General Motors Corporation, Cardinal Law Group, April 18, 2006: US07031724 (99 worldwide citation)

The present invention includes a method and system for providing location-based services to a telematics service subscriber. A message notice is sent to the telematics service subscriber and a request for messages is received. A determination is made as to whether at least one message includes a loc ...


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Philip N Garfinkle, Yaacov Ben Yaacov, Elliot D Jaffe: Method of processing a roll of exposed photographic film containing photographic images into corresponding digital images and then distributing visual prints produced from the digital images. Eastman Kodak Company, Frank Pincelli, January 28, 2003: US06512570 (99 worldwide citation)

This invention is directed to a method of processing at least one digital image of at least one photographic image and distributing at least one visual print produced from the at least one digital image. The method includes the steps of storing at least one digital image of at least one photographic ...



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