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Richard C Sagers, William D Werner, Scott M Hall, David W Heinzelmann: Location-based adaptive radio control. Motorola, Michael J Buchenhorner, Daniel K Nichols, M Mansour Ghomeshi, August 15, 1995: US05442805 (108 worldwide citation)

A method (200) and apparatus (100)is provided for a radio having adjustable operating parameters to adjust at least one such adjustable operating parameter based on the current location of the radio. Operating parameters which may be so adjusted include, but are not limited to, the following: transm ...


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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 (107 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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Philip Y Chang, Virginia M Hoffman: Qualifying and sorting file record data. International Business Machines, Harold E Meier, November 22, 1983: US04417321 (107 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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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 (106 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 (106 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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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 (105 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 (103 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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Trevor Fiatal, Jason Guesman: Location-based operations and messaging. SEVEN Networks, Carr & Ferrell, August 3, 2010: US07769395 (102 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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John Ross: Apparatus and method of notifying a party of a pending delivery or pickup. Worldwide Notification Systems, Thomas J Scott Jr, Howrey & Simon, July 15, 1997: US05648770 (102 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for notifying a party of a pending delivery or pickup of an item. A mobile vehicle or carrier is equipped with a satellite receiver, a controller and a communicator. The mobile vehicle determines its location based on positioning signals received by the satellite receiver. Th ...


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William J Johnson: System and method for anonymous location based services. Apple, Fish & Richardson P C, November 15, 2011: US08060389 (101 worldwide citation)

Provided is a fully automated web service with location based services generally involved in transmission of situational location dependent information to automatically located mobile receiving data processing systems. The web service communicates with a receiving data processing system in a manner ...



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