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Data processing: financial, business practice, management, or cost/price determination

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04/16/2015 > 194 patent applications in 88 patent subcategories.

20150106110 - Automated method, system and program for aiding in strategic marketing: The disclosed subject matter is a method and system for marketing a client's product for an alternative purpose. The information about the alternative purpose of the product is collected and input into an automated system. The method and system then informs third parties about the client's product along with suggested... Agent:

20150106114 - Knowledge aware case cart manager system: Methods, computer systems, and computer storage media are provided for managing one or more case carts in a healthcare setting. Information associated with a case cart is received at a case cart manager system. Based on the information, at least one action is determined for the case cart, and the... Agent:

20150106113 - Near field communication (nfc) based counterfeit product identification system: A counterfeit pharmaceutical product identification system and method for determining authenticity of pharmaceutical products using NFC (Near Field Communication) enabled mobile device is disclosed. A unique secure code, invisible to human eyes, is embedded inside the packaging of the pharmaceutical products. An authentication server stores a database of pharmaceutical products... Agent: Tresbu Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

20150106111 - System, method and computer program product for diagnostic and treatment enhancement: Diagnostic enhancement procedures involve identifying a complete or substantially complete diagnosis code for a patient in response to receiving a query related to a search for a patient diagnosis code followed by entry of patient clinical criteria by a user, such as a clinician. The query may include entry of... Agent:

20150106109 - Systems and methods for lowering the cost of health care: A computer-based system and method are provided for minimizing the overall cost of providing health care for a chronic disease. To do this, an operating point is selected on a ROC curve to classify patients in a defined population. Based on this classification, patients in the population are classified and... Agent: Gary And Mary West Health Institute

20150106112 - Systems and methods for multivariate analysis of adverse event data: The present disclosure describes systems and methods for multivarlate analysis of adverse event data. According to a first aspect, patient-specific genomic Information is used to optimize or de-risk therapy for the patient. According to other aspects of the invention, unknown drug targets are identified via adverse event data. According to... Agent: Molecular Health Ag

20150106121 - Alarm notification system: An alarm notification system can enable a clinician to respond to an alarm notification received via a computing device, which may have more advanced functionality than a pager. The clinician's device can include a notification client which can respond to alarm notifications. The notification client can also provide one or... Agent:

20150106125 - Automated mapping of service codes in healthcare systems: Mapping of semantics in healthcare may involve accessing first transaction data of a first healthcare entity in a first database, the first transaction data corresponding to a collection of a first number of fields defined for a condition using a first semantic system to store information and calculating a first... Agent:

20150106119 - Automated workflow queuing system and method for health care: An intelligent routing and automated workflow queuing system for a health care receives information related to health care provider patient treatment assets and individual patient data record information consisting of one or more patient information including urgent medical needs, special accommodation needs, VIP status, participation in a research or clinical... Agent:

20150106118 - Cloud-based storage and retrieval of medical information using near field communication devices: Systems and methods for using near field communication in a cloud computing environment to store and retrieve medical information are provided.... Agent:

20150106120 - Computer system and computer implemented method for generating a clinician work-list for treating a patient: A computer system may implement a method on a non-transitory computer readable medium for generating at least one clinician work-list for treating a patient. The computer-implemented method may include maintaining at least one patient profile for at least one patient where the patient profile includes patient details and at least... Agent:

20150106127 - Computer-based system for managing a patient support and information network: System in support of managing patient support for patients suffering from various ailments includes a computer, a processor, a memory and a display. A user interface receives patient support information and enables navigation. Modules execute to configure the processor in certain ways, including a patient profile module which defines a... Agent:

20150106124 - Date and time accuracy testing patient data transferred from a remote device: A system and method for ensuring the accuracy of health related information. This system is used for receiving, processing, analyzing, and verifying the accuracy of healthcare data prior to its transmission to a client. Embodiment described may enable patient data, collected from various patient input devices, to be automatically filtered... Agent: Medtronic, Inc

20150106115 - Densification of longitudinal emr for improved phenotyping: Systems and methods for data densification include representing patient data as a sparse patient matrix for each patient. The sparse patient matrix is decomposed into a plurality of matrices including a concept matrix indicating medical concepts of the patient data and an evolution matrix indicating a temporal relationship of the... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150106126 - Identifying individual associated with health record using destination address: A method for providing a user with the ability to access and collect records associated with the user in a secure and private manner includes associating access information with the user for the user to use to access a server storing files comprising records associated with the user in a... Agent:

20150106123 - Intelligent continuity of care information system and method: An intelligent continuity of care information system comprises a repository of patient data including clinical and social information associated with a plurality of patients updated and received from a plurality of clinical and social service organizations and data sources, at least one predictive model using clinical and social factors derived... Agent:

20150106117 - Method and apparatus for generating objective medical second opinion: A system is disclosed to provide a user the ability to obtain an objective medical second opinion generated by the system and approved by a licensed physician on the web through the Internet. The system enables the user to upload all available medical records. The system generates a current user... Agent:

20150106122 - Method, server and recording medium for providing electronic patient information: A method of providing an event tree enabling institutive understanding of the creation of electronic patient information including or any changes in electronic patient information, a server for performing the same, and a recording medium for storing the same are provided. A method for providing electronic patient information includes receiving... Agent: General Electric Company

20150106116 - System and method for obtaining and utilizing audits from disparate sources: Disparate (heterogeneous) clinical data recording devices are assimilated into a unified clinical system that is able to function regardless of the disparate data protocols of the recording devices. The unified system is realized in some embodiments by cascading a consistent set of audits generated by the recording devices through downstream... Agent: Medidata Solutions, Inc.

20150106133 - Mobile system for generating a damaged vehicle insurance estimate: An apparatus and method for generating a damaged vehicle estimate for a damaged vehicle. A mobile device is used to capture a photo image of the damaged vehicle and receive vehicle information from a user. The mobile device displays a graphical image of the damaged vehicle. A user can provide... Agent: Audatex North America, Inc.

20150106132 - Processing insurance payments: Methods, systems, computer-readable media, and apparatuses for receiving and processing insurance payments are presented. In some embodiments, an automated teller machine (ATM) may receive an insurance card issued by an insurance provider. Subsequently, the ATM may determine, based on the insurance card, a customer account number and an insurance provider... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation

20150106131 - System and method for processing enhanced coverage claims: A insurance policy management system for administering and managing insurance policies having enhanced coverages for providing property upgrades based on universal design principles. In the event of a loss to an insured property, the enhanced coverage will provide for enhanced property improvements under universal design guidelines to provide lifestyle upgrades... Agent: Hartford Fire Insurance Company

20150106130 - System and method for processing enhanced coverage quotations: A insurance policy management system for administering and managing insurance policies having enhanced coverages for providing property upgrades based on universal design principles. In the event of a loss to an insured property, the enhanced coverage will provide for enhanced property improvements under universal design guidelines to provide lifestyle upgrades... Agent: Hartford Fire Insurance Company

20150106129 - System and method for rules driven insurance claim processing: According to some embodiments, data is received indicative of a plurality of insurance claims submitted in connection with insurance policies. A rules driven claim processing engine may then apply a first exclusion filter to the received plurality of claims, wherein the first exclusion filter operates to remove claims from the... Agent:

20150106128 - System and method to facilitate a communication interface between insurance agent and underwriter devices: According to some embodiments, an insurance entity may receive information associated with an insurance policy. Based on the received information associated with the insurance policy, supplemental insurance information may be automatically determined. A communication interface, such as a substantially real-time interface for text and/or video communications, may then be facilitated... Agent:

20150106135 - Booking decision method for transportation industry by sampling optimal revenue: In a booking decision method for transportation industry by sampling optimal revenues, a random sample scenario of a scenario index is generated. A first optimal revenue is generated under a condition of rejecting the current arrival booking request, and a second optimal revenue is generated under a condition of accepting... Agent: National Tsing Hua University

20150106137 - Enhanced content delivery systems and methods: A method of distributing an offer to a user, the method being implemented on a processor, and the method comprising: receiving information associated with the user; receiving information associated with travel plans of the user; determining an offer from a database comprising a plurality of offers, wherein each of the... Agent:

20150106136 - Individual seat selection ticketing and reservation system: This invention relates to an electronic means by which people can select the exact seat or seats they want for any type of event or reserve an appointment for any activity such as a doctor or dentist appointment or even an appointment to have their car lubed. More specifically, a... Agent:

20150106134 - Systems and methods for grouped seat selection: Computing systems and methods for facilitating the selection and purchase of tickets for grouped seats for an event at a venue are provided. The grouped seats may include groups of seats in a piggyback configuration. The piggyback configuration may include at least one seat in each of multiple adjacent seat... Agent:

20150106139 - Integrated reporting system: An integrated reporting system for a dimensional data associated with a worksite management system is provided. The integrated reporting system includes an extraction and transformation module configured to connect to a plurality of sources. The extraction and transformation module is configured to identify a source data from each of the... Agent: Caterpillar Inc.

20150106138 - Power transferred by electrical conductors for gas lighter than air inflatable balloons and apparatus with neutral buoyancy maintained by weight adjustable printed material that protects customers and profitably for businesses with software process innova: Power transferred by electrical conductors for gas lighter than air inflatable balloons and apparatus with neutral buoyancy maintained by weight adjustable printed material that protects customers and profitably for businesses with software process innovations.... Agent: Hub Of Webmobile, Inc.

20150106142 - Federated access: A federation system operating in a first enterprise includes a configuration server and a database for creating and storing federation configuration data and a federation registrar having an interface for dealing with a second enterprise seeking to federate. In the system the second enterprise connects to the federation registrar, negotiation... Agent:

20150106141 - System and method of controlling pesticide distribution and providing pesticide pedigree for agricultural products throughout production and distribution: A method for controlling pesticide distribution for at least one grown agricultural product comprises the steps of: a) defining a grid for the land in which the grown agricultural product is to be harvested; b) Providing an open communication network accessible information storage device adapted to receive input of real... Agent:

20150106140 - Zero downtime maintenance with maximum business functionality: The present disclosure describes methods, systems, and computer program products for providing multi-level user interface theming. One computer-implemented method includes instantiating a shadow system and database schema for a new version software application in a shared database, the shadow system database schema containing aliases pointing to tables instantiated in a... Agent:

20150106143 - Optimizing allocation of configuration elements: Systems and methods for optimizing allocation of configuration elements in a service engagement. A plurality of Service Level Agreements (SLAs) corresponding to a service engagement is received. A Service Level Agreement (SLA) of the plurality of Service Level Agreements (SLAs) includes a plurality of configuration elements and a plurality of... Agent:

20150106144 - Field crew management system and method: A field crew management system receives status reports at a management server from a plurality of field devices. The status reports can include information related to a work order associated with each field device. The status reports can be regularly updated during operational time of each work order. Once the... Agent: Wavsys LLC

20150106145 - System and method of work assignment management: Methods of intelligent routing of work assignment includes indexing plurality of pending tasks and indexing a plurality of available employees. A first employee is retrieved from an index of available employees. A next available task assignable to the first employee is determined. A work item fro the next available task... Agent: Verint Americas Inc.

20150106148 - Business introduction tool: A method for managing business introductions includes retrieving unfiltered data generated by a professional networking service and filtering a plurality of business connections to generate a filtered list of business connections. The filtered list of connections to send to an end user device, and a selected connection is subsequently received.... Agent: Bizintro

20150106146 - Priority calendar: A computer-implemented method for creating an electronic meeting event is provided. The method includes receiving event information for a meeting event from a user, determining external signals related to the received event information and providing for transmitting to the user, a first electronic suggestion to add meeting participants to the... Agent: Google Inc.

20150106147 - System and method for electronically sending a calendar invite: A system, method, and computer program product for generating an electronic calendar invitation for an event is disclosed. The system includes memory for storing instructions and data associated with a calendar invite tool. A processor is configured to execute the stored instructions. The instructions may cause the processor to perform... Agent: Syntel, Inc.

20150106150 - System and method for managing event participant authorizations: According to aspects of the present disclosure, a system for managing authorization of one or more event participants to access a facility includes one or more controllers and one or more memory devices storing instructions. When executed by the one or more processors, the instructions cause the system to receive... Agent:

20150106149 - Systems and methods of processing information and transactions involving digital content and/or experiences associated with celebrities and networked users: Systems and methods are disclosed for processing transactions and associated dated. In one exemplary implementation, there is provided a method for processing information associated with transactions involving a product, wherein the product may comprise an experience, a physical product, and/or a digital product. Moreover, illustrative methods may include performing processing... Agent:

20150106151 - Systems and methods for creating a maturity model based roadmap and business information framework for managing enterprise business information: Systems and Methods for creating a maturity model based roadmap and business information framework for managing Enterprise Business information in an enterprise is provided by transforming Enterprise business information, system design information, business drivers, and solution needs into a capability roadmap by utilizing maturity models. The method and system map... Agent: Snjk Consulting, Us

20150106152 - Continuously tracing issues through the lifecycle phases of a project: A set of lifecycle services are employed to identify tasks and other worklist items. The worklist items are aggregated into a unified worklist that is synchronized to a product management system so the status of the worklist items can be traced throughout a project lifecycle.... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20150106153 - Workflow compilation: A method includes compiling a workflow that is defined in a high-level flow language to generate a plurality of execution units that are executable so as to execute the workflow.... Agent:

20150106154 - System and method for financial risk assessment: A computer-implemented method and system for financial risk assessment are provided. The method includes receiving financial data related to an international monetary transaction from a transferring country to a receiving country; determining a universal currency for the receiving country based on at least one purchasing power parity (PPP) value related... Agent: Actimize Ltd.

20150106155 - Determining and visualizing social media expressed sentiment: A technique includes determining social media expressed sentiment, including processing data indicative of a plurality of social media messages to decompose each of the social media messages into a plurality of attributes; for each social media message, identifying attributes of the plurality of attributes, which are associated with user selected... Agent:

20150106156 - Input/output interface for contextual analysis engine: A contextual analysis engine systematically extracts, analyzes and organizes digital content stored in an electronic file such as a webpage. Content can be extracted using a text extraction module which is capable of separating the content which is to be analyzed from less meaningful content such as format specifications and... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated

20150106158 - Method and apparatus for providing folksonomic object scoring: An approach for providing folksonomic object scoring includes processing user content according to a folksonomic vocabulary to determine one or more mentions of a concept object in the user content. An initiation of the processing, an ending of the processing, an extent of the user content, or a combination thereof... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.

20150106159 - System and method for decentralizing public transportation passengers using transportation card reader: Provided are a system and method for decentralizing public transportation passengers using a transportation card reader. The system includes a vehicle terminal including a transportation card reader counting the number of touches of transportation cards of riding and exiting passengers of a public transportation means and configured to transmit a... Agent: Soonchunhyang University Industry Academy Cooperation Foundation

20150106160 - Telecommunication system, apparatus, and method for capture, certification, distribution, and contact of online generated sales leads: A telecommunication system for lead capture, certification, distribution, and contact can include a lead certification server, a lead certification database, a lead certification device, and a phone switch. The lead certification server can dynamically generate a consent agreement text of a lead capture form, based on information stored and issued... Agent:

20150106157 - Text extraction module for contextual analysis engine: A contextual analysis engine systematically extracts, analyzes and organizes digital content stored in an electronic file such as a webpage. Content can be extracted using a text extraction module which is capable of separating the content which is to be analyzed from less meaningful content such as format specifications and... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated

20150106161 - Retail sales forecasting with overlapping promotions effects: A system that generates a sales forecast for an item receives sales history for prior sales periods that include active promotion events that are active during each sales period. The system determines one or more types of overlapping promotions during the sales periods. For each type of overlapping promotion, the... Agent:

20150106162 - Survey system and method: A survey application includes a recording module configured to synchronously capture ancillary data associated with an entry of survey data, wherein the entry of the survey data may be reviewed to determine an authenticity of the survey application. The survey application may include a playback application for receiving the captured... Agent:

20150106163 - Obtaining optimal pricing strategy in a service engagement: Systems and methods for obtaining an optimal pricing strategy in a service engagement are disclosed. A model is created for the service engagement between a client and vendor. For the service engagement, a pricing strategy is selected. The pricing strategy is selected from one of a fixed strategy, a variable... Agent:

20150106164 - Quantizing network interconnections: A method of generating a quantitative assessment of a connection between a content distributor and a user may include accessing social networks on which the content distributor maintains an account, and receiving an input indicating the user. The method may also include passing an indication of the user to the... Agent: Limelight Networks, Inc.

20150106165 - System and method for multi-layered monitoring and control for dynamic situation handling for production support: A system and method for selecting an optimal policy to be implemented in production support engagement. The system configures a knowledge base including plurality of policies, reference events, and reference scenarios. The plurality of policies is mapped with the plurality of reference scenarios and the plurality of reference events. The... Agent:

20150106166 - Interactive selection and setting display of components in quality of service (qos) scores and qos ratings and method of operation: An interactive display apparatus and method for operating a server to trace the origin of data which results in a display of unsatisfactory Quality of Service for a plurality of wireless communication devices and to set thresholds and relative importance of measurements. An apparatus and method to view and set... Agent: Carrier Iq, Inc

20150106167 - Observation platform for using structured communications: Systems and methods for observing and recording users of communication devices are disclosed. A first user associated with a first communication device and a second user associated with a second communication device are recognized at a central computer system. Geographic locations of the first communication device and the second communication... Agent:

20150106169 - Ballot builder: Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for ballot generation. Related systems, methods, and articles of manufacture are also disclosed.... Agent:

20150106168 - Electronic voting configurator: Methods and apparatus, including computer program products, are provided for configuring electronic voting. Related systems, methods, and articles of manufacture are also disclosed.... Agent:

20150106170 - Interface and methods for tracking and analyzing political ideology and interests: Systems, processes, user interfaces, and computer readable media are described for scoring political entities on one or more political issues. In one example, the scoring is based on text data and political contribution data associated with the political entity. For example, a process may access or determine text data and... Agent:

20150106171 - Dynamic pricing based on sliding mode control and estimation for high occupancy toll lanes: Methods and systems for dynamic pricing based on sliding mode control with respect to a HOT (High Occupancy Toll) lane. The controller consists of a feed-forward path and a feedback path. In the feed-forward path, a sliding mode controller in association with a sliding mode control module can be configured... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20150106172 - Single space electronic parking meter with meter housing mounted vehicle sensor: An upper parking meter outer housing component that includes a parking meter cap is provided. The parking meter cap includes an outer surface, an inner surface defining an interior cavity, and a lower edge portion defining an opening into the interior cavity. The lower edge portion is configured to be... Agent: Duncan Solutions, Inc.

20150106174 - Computerized system and method for discounting and promoting automobiles for sale: The present invention is a system and method for calculating a series of discounted sale prices for one or more vehicles offered for sale and making those calculated sale prices available to one or more potential vehicle purchasers such that the discounted sale prices each correspond to a series of... Agent:

20150106173 - Method and system for card link filtering: A method for providing transaction details for payment transactions indicative of offer redemption includes: receiving an offer listing including at least one merchant offer entry, wherein each entry includes an offer identifier and an indication of a valid merchant with which a corresponding offer for goods or services may be... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated

20150106178 - Advertising and incentives over a social network: A method whereby advertisers wish to deliver at least one of offerings and advertising messages relative to at least one of a product and a service to a target audience of users selected by a system operator during an advertising campaign. The method includes defining the users within the context... Agent: Bees & Pollen Ltd.

20150106176 - Method and system to assess finder's fee for customer traffic at a merchant location: A method for assessing a finder's fee for directing merchant traffic includes: transmitting, by a transmitting device, offer data related to an offer for the purchase of goods or services to a mobile communication device, wherein the related offer is associated with a merchant; receiving, by a receiving device, an... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated

20150106177 - System and method for enabling a referral of a product: A system for enabling a referral of a product, comprising: a retriever for retrieving from a database a product identifier; a generator for generating product referral data with respect to an external system using the retrieved product identifier, wherein the generated product referral data is retrievable by a first device... Agent:

20150106179 - Advertising and promotion method and system: An advertising and rewarding system, method, and process are provided. Among its various embodiments and enabling features, an embodiment may guarantee a lower price for an item of interest than what a consumer is willing or committed to pay.... Agent:

20150106180 - Content downloads and rights management using adaptive pricing with costs offset by viewing advertisements: The subject disclosure relates to a method for providing a downloadable content item including steps for providing a variety of offset-offers for a content item, wherein each of the offset-offers is associated with a different advertising amount and cost reduction amount and receiving a user request to download the content... Agent: Apple Inc.

20150106181 - Method and system for providing a coupon during an online checkout process: During a checkout process of an online sale transaction, a web page of a retailer website may display a shopping cart application that includes selected product objects and a clickable coupon service object. A user may activate or click the coupon service object. Upon activating the coupon service object, a... Agent: Couponcabin LLC

20150106182 - System and method for managing a loyalty program via an association network infrastructure: A system and method for providing a loyalty program by utilizing a pre-existing association network. When a consumer is registered with the program, the consumer's personal information is stored in a database and associated with a token ID. The token is capable of initiating a transaction message request over an... Agent:

20150106183 - Method and process for automatic social coupon code generation and tracking in a template-based local promotion system: A system and method to provide customized coupons, the method including: receiving, by a user terminal used by a requesting user, radio-frequency (RF) signals containing information usable to determine position; determining a location of the user terminal from the RF signals; determining participating merchants within a configurable distance threshold of... Agent:

20150106185 - Coupon bearing sponsor account transaction authorization: A transaction handler receives, for forwarding to a sponsor account's issuer, a coupon authorization request message from a merchant's acquirer that identifies the sponsor account and a coupon for an item being purchased by a consumer in a transaction with the merchant. The issuer determines eligibility of the coupon for... Agent:

20150106184 - Device and method for managing certification data: A certification data management device that issues certification data easily editable on an administrator side while preventing copy and manipulation thereof, is provided. An access point device includes a communication unit, a data processing module, a memory controlling module, and a notification controlling module. The communicating unit is directly connectable... Agent: Furuno Electric Co., Ltd.

20150106187 - System and method for incenting rfid transaction device usage at a merchant location: A system and method for providing incentives at a merchant location for using a RF identification (RFID) transaction device for transaction completion is provided. An RFID transaction device account number includes a marker for identifying that the transaction is being completed using an RFID transaction device. A merchant system recognizes... Agent:

20150106186 - Systems, methods, and computer program products for managing contactless transactions: Systems, methods, and computer program products are provided for managing contactless transactions. A tap notification including at least a first identifier is received. A first counter in a first data set associated with the first identifier is incremented. It is determined if the first counter matches one of a plurality... Agent:

20150106188 - Merchant funded rewards program: A merchant funded rewards program for a participating entity enables merchants to become member merchants by registering with the program and receives transaction data from the participating entity. Reward points are provided to customers of the participating entity according to parameters defined by the member merchants based on the transaction... Agent: Fisoc, Inc.

20150106175 - Method of operating nearby function and electronic device supporting the same: An electronic device and a method of operating a nearby function of the electronic device is provided. The electronic device includes a low-power short-range communication module configured to perform a scanning operation and to collect advertising information as a result of the scanning operation, a display module configured to display... Agent:

20150106189 - Real-time marketing campaign system and method: A system and method is provided to enhance marketing having a monitoring engine to collect data relating to a campaign, an analysis engine to analyze the data and generate information, and an interface to access the information. The system may be accessible via a network. The system may analyze the... Agent:

20150106190 - Online campaign management: Disclosed herein are techniques for identifying customers and their purchasing segments in advance so that advertising impressions can be correlated to the consumers that are being reached by an advertising campaign. A predetermined consumer panel may be characterized by purchasing segment and any other suitable demographics, and tracking techniques such... Agent: Information Resources, Inc.

20150106191 - Adjusting reserve prices for advertisements presented to social networking system users: A social networking system dynamically adjusts a number of advertisements presented to a user along with organic content items by modifying a minimum bid amount associated with advertisements eligible for presentation to the user. Increasing the minimum bid amount decreases the number of advertisements presented to the user while decreasing... Agent:

20150106192 - Identifying posts in a social networking system for presentation to one or more user demographic groups: To promote an object maintained by a social networking system, an advertiser identifies the object to the social networking system. Based on the user interaction with one or more posts associated with the object, the social networking system selects one or more candidate posts from the one or more posts.... Agent: Facebook, Inc.

20150106193 - Method and system for automatically generating and transmitting communications across multiple social media platforms: Methods and systems are disclosed regarding an enterprise management platform that may manage a business' daily activities. The platform may generate a communication based on a first set of preferences of an administrative user and an advertisement based on a second set of preferences of administrative user. The platform may... Agent: Socialeyes, LLC.

20150106194 - Methods, systems, and devices for handling inserted data into captured images: Computationally implemented methods and systems include acquiring a captured image, wherein the captured image depicts at least one entity, performing a comparison between an estimated potential revenue generated from a distribution of the captured image and an estimated potential liability incurred for the distribution of the captured image, and modifying... Agent:

20150106195 - Methods, systems, and devices for handling inserted data into captured images: Computationally implemented methods and systems include acquiring a captured image, wherein the captured image depicts at least one entity, performing a comparison between an estimated potential revenue generated from a distribution of the captured image and an estimated potential liability incurred for the distribution of the captured image, and modifying... Agent: Elwha LLC

20150106197 - Crowdsourced incentives and management of same: Aspects of the disclosure related to configuration, delivery, and/or consumption of commercial incentives for products and/or services. In certain aspects, promotional content that may be related to a commercial incentive can be delivered and/or consumed.... Agent:

20150106196 - System and method providing improved user experience in a fuel dispensing environment: A method of performing a fueling transaction via an application installed on a mobile device, such as a smart phone. One step of the method involves receiving at the mobile device a short range wireless initiation signal directly from a fuel dispenser. The wireless initiation signal contains information indentifying the... Agent:

20150106198 - Systems and methods for matching online users across devices: Systems and methods are disclosed for associating a plurality of Internet-enabled devices with a common user profile for targeting Internet content or advertising. One method includes: receiving, from a plurality of Internet-enabled devices, a plurality of requests for electronic content or advertising; extracting, from each of the plurality of requests,... Agent: Aol Advertising Inc.

20150106200 - Enhancing a user's experience by providing related content: The present invention is directed to a modified display for a computing device, where a computing device recognizes a marker in a display, communicates with a remote server to return content associated with the recognized marker, and augments the display by inserting the returned content to a preferred position and... Agent:

20150106199 - Information processing system and information processing method: To provide an information processing system and an information processing method capable of increasing the effect of advertising distribution. An information processing system includes: a mail creation unit for distributing, to multiple users, mail including link information that can identify the users; and a cushion page creation unit which, when... Agent:

20150106201 - Method of delivering a search engine advertisement: The present invention relates to a method of delivering advertising content on search engines. The present invention provides a method of delivering a search engine advertisement on a user's computer. The method comprises steps of loading the search page with a search query field on a display of the user's... Agent:

20150106202 - Dynamic aggregation and management of mobile applications and application data: A mobile station configured to communicate across a mobile wireless communication network has a plurality of retail applications installed thereon. A retail application aggregator running on the mobile station is operative to dynamically manage the retail applications and aggregate data from the retail applications. A user of the mobile station... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless

20150106203 - System and method to initiate a mobile data communication utilizing a trigger system: A system and method to enable a user to initiate a communication with an organization using a mobile communication device by means of a trigger system. A system and method to enable an organization to acquire a user mobile device address by means of a trigger system. A system and... Agent:

20150106206 - Determining locations of interest based on user visits: Techniques are described for determining locations of interest based on user visits. In some situations, the techniques include obtaining information about actual locations of users at various times, and automatically analyzing the information to determine particular locations in a geographic area that are of interest, such as for frequent destinations... Agent: Groupon, Inc.

20150106205 - Generating an offer sheet based on offline content: Methods, systems, and apparatus include computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium for providing an offer sheet to a user. A method includes: receiving an image from a user and additional information about the image; evaluating the image to identify content included in the image including using optical character... Agent: Google Inc.

20150106204 - Methods for providing a vehicle with fuel purchasing options: In an example of a method for providing a vehicle with fuel purchasing options, vehicle data and a request for a fuel price is received at a server from a vehicle communications platform disposed in the vehicle. The vehicle data includes a vehicle identifier and a current location of the... Agent: General Motors LLC

20150106207 - Method of providing forwarding advertisement service in mobile device: The present invention proposes a method of providing a forwarding advertisement service in a mobile device, wherein a service providing server receives an advertisement forwarding signal from a mobile device, and forwards to a predetermined advertisement medium an advertisement assigned according to execution information on an application program that is... Agent:

20150106208 - Social parameter-based application audiences: Techniques for social parameter-based application audiences are described. In one or more embodiments, an audience is defined based on one or more social parameters. The audience can be associated with one or more objects in an application. A layout of content in the application can be defined based on the... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated

20150106209 - System and method for distribution of targeted content between mobile communication devices: Disclosed are a method and system for distribution of targeted advertising between mobile communication devices. An endorsement program is set up based on a profile of an advertiser having at least one advertising media. A qualified subscriber is identified for the advertiser based on a profile of a subscriber. One... Agent: Blue Calypso, LLC

20150106210 - Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and information processing program: An apparatus, method, and a recording medium for presenting auction information to users who have a strong desire to purchase an item at an appropriate point in time. An information processing server specifies an advertising target auction in which at least one the item name and the item code of... Agent: Rakuten, Inc.

20150106211 - Graphical user interface for advertising system and method relating thereto: The present disclosure provides a computer-implemented graphical user interface for use in an advertising system. The computer-implemented graphical user interface for use in an advertising system comprises a template having a plurality of fields for receiving content relating to an advertisement, each field being prepopulated with a corresponding default value;... Agent:

20150106212 - Computerized exchange network: A computerized exchange network makes available on the Internet collected information of items under inspection, such as goods, real estate, or the like. In one aspect, the items and collected information, such as images and videos, are added to a virtual showroom or other virtual inspection site that presents an... Agent: Sharp Cars Detailing & More, LLC

20150106213 - Online payment method for face-to-face transactions: An online meal payment method according is carried out by a service providing server in an environment including a client side communication terminal, an affiliated store communication terminal, the service providing server and a payment server. The method comprises receiving order location identification information and order information from the affiliated... Agent:

20150106214 - Processing device: A processing device includes a processing section that performs a processing operation in accordance with an operation by a user; a charging section that accepts payment of a charge in accordance with a use of the processing section, and that, as a result of a returning operation after the use... Agent: Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.

20150106215 - Method and system for making electronic payments: A method and system for making electronic payments is disclosed herein. The method for making a payment for items being purchased by a customer at a point of sale comprises acquiring and sending a payment pending notification comprising an account number of the customer and a first terminal identification number... Agent:

20150106218 - Apparatus and method for providing interaction information by using image on device display: A method for providing interaction information, such as, for example, settlement information, by which a device provides the settlement information to a counterpart device, includes displaying an image which relates to an item to be used for performing the interaction, such as, for example, a credit card image of a... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20150106216 - Methods systems and computer program products for verifying consumer identity during transaction: Computerized methods, systems and computer program products for determining how an identity of a consumer can be verified during a transaction involving the consumer and a merchant. Embodiments access and analyze data of an account the consumer has with an online social network to derive a challenge question response options.... Agent: Intuit Inc.

20150106217 - Virtual pos system and method: The present invention relates to a token device for securely executing a data transaction. The token device comprises: a secure element; a web server module configured within the secure element and arranged to transmit data messages over a network; a terminal application module configured within the web server module; and... Agent:

20150106219 - Exten design projects: Exten design projects is a cohesive unit of on and offline integrated business that is consisted of multiple business components that are inter-related with each other to generate revenue streams from those components. Exten design projects extends its online graphic business platform, which allows users to display information about product... Agent: Exten

20150106220 - Managing online shop using instant messaging system: A method and a system for managing an online shop use an instant messaging system to allow an auxiliary account to log in and manage an online shop of a primary account user. The primary account user creates an online shop in an online shop server, and associates itself with... Agent:

20150106221 - Applications for wearable devices: Systems and methods of applications for wearable devices are disclosed. In some embodiments, a wearable device receives data from a personal computing device communicatively coupled to the wearable device. The data can correspond to content of an online marketplace. In response to receiving the data, the content can be caused... Agent:

20150106222 - System and method of supplying customers a product: A system and method of supplying customers a product is disclosed. The method includes the steps of creating a request list containing items that the consumer would like to purchase, transmitting the request list to the plurality of suppliers for a quote, receiving the quotes from the plurality of suppliers... Agent:

20150106231 - System and method for candidate domain name generation: A system and method for the generation of candidate domain names are presented. The method includes receiving, by at least one server communicatively coupled to a network, a request to access or purchase access to a software application, the request being received from a user. Keywords associated with at least... Agent:

20150106232 - Duration and access based selling of products: Disclosed are methods, systems, paradigms and structures for duration and access based selling of products. Hypervertical is a concept of offering products for sale through specific channels for specific time periods. An online selling entity creates an online sales event offering products for sale. The online sales event is valid... Agent:

20150106233 - Method and system for purchasing of goods and services via image recognition: A method for facilitating an image-based transaction includes: capturing, by a first input device, an image of a product to be sold; receiving, by a second input device, product data corresponding to the product to be sold; identifying, by a processing device, a transaction identifier; encoding, by the processing device,... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated

20150106234 - System and method for grouping name assets for display: A system and method for the generation and presentation of candidate domain names and/or candidate name assets are presented. The method includes receiving, by at least one server communicatively coupled to a network, a request to access or purchase access to a software application, the request being received from a... Agent:

20150106235 - System for normalizing, codifying and categorizing color-based product and data based on a univerisal digital color language: A system for normalizing, codifying categorizing divergent color systems into a universal color language. A server connected to a communications network receives, processes, codifies and categorizes divergent color data from a merchant system. A middleware engine of the server receives a data feed comprising a plurality of color swatches or... Agent:

20150106236 - Obtaining remote shopping advice: Various methods and systems for obtaining remote shopping advice are described herein. In one example, a method includes taking two or more media representations of items to be discussed. A parameter is selected within a social shopping app for obtaining feedback on the items to be discussed. The two or... Agent: Microsoft Corporation

20150106224 - Determining picking costs for a set of candidate products for a product order: A method, system or computer usable program product for offering a set of candidate products that have a lower picking cost including detecting a product selected for purchase by a user; identifying a list of proximate products to the product selected for purchase; utilizing a processor for ranking the proximate... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150106226 - Gaming marketplace apparatuses, methods and systems: The GAMING MARKETPLACE APPARATUSES, METHODS AND SYSTEMS (“UBGER”) transform user site navigation inputs via UBGER components into systematically-defined user behavior-based game exchange recommendations and offers. In one embodiment, the UBGER obtains activity logs including data on actions taken by a user within a website. The UBGER extracts user behavioral attributes... Agent:

20150106225 - Personalized webpage gifting system and method: A personalized webpage gifting system includes a server in communication with a computing device having a processor to execute an application. Upon execution, the application generates generate a graphical user interface (GUI) to receive recipient information from each of a plurality of participants in which the recipient information user-supplied content... Agent:

20150106223 - System and method for improved parallel search on bipartite graphs using dynamic vertex-to-processor mapping: One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for dynamically assigning vertices to processors to generate a recommendation for a customer. During operation, the system receives graph data with customer and product vertices and purchase edges. The system traverses the graph from a customer vertex to a set of... Agent: Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated

20150106228 - Automated ordering scheme management: Methods and systems for facilitating initiation of resupply orders for consumable commodities include using a stand-alone electronic or audio-generating device incorporated into retail product packaging. The stand-alone device is equipped with a rudimentary processor or logic circuit, a memory, and a wireless transmitter. A simple user interface/activation device such as... Agent:

20150106227 - Systems and methods for dynamically controlling visual effects associated with online presentations: Various embodiments are provided generally relating to controlling visual effects associated with online presentations. In some embodiments, an online presentation can be provided from a presenter to a plurality of users accessing a user interface displaying the online presentation. In response to providing the online presentations, a background setting of... Agent: Shindig, Inc.

20150106238 - Automatic resupply of consumable commodities: Methods and systems for facilitating initiation of resupply orders for consumable commodities include using a stand-alone electronic or audio-generating device incorporated into retail product packaging. The stand-alone device is equipped with a rudimentary processor or logic circuit, a memory, and a wireless transmitter. A simple user interface/activation device such as... Agent:

20150106237 - System for design of drip irrigation system: A system for enabling the rapid design and deployment of field-specific drip irrigation systems. More specifically, a system wherein a user can input measurements and limitations as to a specific field, and the disclosed system can provide a unique, actionable blueprint for a field owner as well as information relating... Agent:

20150106239 - Tokenization revocation list: A method for providing a token revocation list is disclosed. The method includes maintaining a status for each of a plurality of tokens in a token revocation database. Token validation requests are received, and the statuses of payment tokens can be determined. Response messages with the statuses of the payment... Agent:

20150106229 - Local buyer and seller connection platform: A system and method for a local buyer and seller connection platform are described. An item listed by a seller of an online marketplace is compared with a list of desired items identified by a buyer. A determination of whether a geographic location of the seller is within a buyer... Agent:

20150106230 - Systems and methods for recommending a retail location: A method and a system are disclosed for generating a recommendation of a retail location on a network-based system. For example, a system may obtain a retail location definition associated with a geographic location. The geographic location may represent the retail location. The system then builds a scan event model... Agent:

20150106240 - Video messaging: A method for video messaging includes recording a video message, at a device, for a recipient; and selecting a contact as a recipient of the video message, at the device, without requiring typing at the device.... Agent:

20150106241 - 3-d immersion technology in a virtual store: A system creates an enhanced virtual shopping experience, and includes means for generating a 3-D mesh model of a person's body contours; means for digitizing the three-dimensional shape of a piece of clothing when worn by the correspondingly sized body; means for measuring surface friction and intensity/frequency of vibrations produced... Agent:

20150106242 - Framework and methodology for managing data between data systems: The present disclosure provides for managing data between data systems. A request, originating from a management system, is received by a unified inventory management system. Such a request comprises a request for inventory from one or more inventory systems. A first inventory system is identified. The first inventory system manages... Agent: Oracle International Corporation

20150106243 - Aggregation of item-level transaction data for a group of individuals: Apparatus, methods, and computer program products are provided for that automatically identify transactions and/or items in a transaction that are associated with a group of individuals, such as a family, co-workers, a special interest group, a demographic group a social network group or the like. Once transactions and/or items in... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation

20150106245 - Dynamic unit resource usage price calibrator for a virtual data center: Techniques for performing dynamic cost per unit resource usage in a virtual data center are described. In one example embodiment, an initial unit resource usage price is received for the virtual data center for a first cycle. Further, capital expenditure (CAPEX) and operating expenditure (OPEX) information of the virtual data... Agent: Vmware, Inc.

20150106244 - Systems and methods for associating related merchants: A computer-implemented method for associating a merchant with an aggregate merchant uses a computing device having a processor and a memory. The method includes identifying an association rule for the aggregate merchant, including one or more antecedents. Each antecedent includes a model value for the antecedent associated with the aggregate... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated

20150106246 - Systems and methods for secure financial transactions: According to another example, a payment directory system is provided. The payment directory system includes a payment directory executed by at least one computer system. The payment directory is configured to receive information descriptive of a first payment subdirectory administered by a financial institution. This information includes associations between a... Agent:

20150106247 - System and method for pursuing a value-added tax (vat) reclaim through a mobile technology platform: A method and systems for pursuing a potential value-added tax (VAT) reclaim through a mobile device. The method comprises receiving at least one image of a VAT receipt from the mobile device; identifying a geographic location of the mobile device; determining whether the mobile device is or was in a... Agent:

20150106302 - Processing securities-related information: Embodiments of the invention provide techniques for improving clarity of disclosure materials provided to investors, by enabling securities issuers, intermediaries and/or other entities to create and disseminate clear and concise summary-level information on individual securities to investors to enable informed investment decisions. The information may include a summary version of... Agent:

20150106256 - Computer implemented systems and methods for evaluation and adjustment of settlement value curves: Disclosed is a method that is useful in connection with providing discount factors for an exchange-traded mark-to-market derivative product that has a variable tick rate, such as an interest rate swap product. In some embodiments, the method includes providing a series of consecutive settlement values, which collectively represent a settlement... Agent:

20150106250 - Computing systems and computer-implemented methods for use with interest rate swap future instruments: A network architecture may include an exchange computing system, clearinghouse computing system, and trading terminals. The exchange computing system, clearinghouse computing system, and trading terminals may facilitate the trading of contracts in interest rate swap (IRS) futures contracts. The IRS futures contracts may involve the delivery of a “par” IRS... Agent:

20150106248 - Customizable macro-based order entry protocol and system: The present technology is related to employing a template/macro-based order entry system. An initial order data message contains a macro that establishes the initial parameters for an order and a unique ID is associated with the template. Subsequent, and potentially smaller sized data messages contain the unique ID as well... Agent: The Nasdaq Omx Group, Inc.

20150106252 - Facilitation of payments between counterparties by a central counterparty: A system for moving money between accounts of traders by a central counterparty to facilitate payments, i.e. the movement of funds, there between is disclosed which provides a flexible mechanism which supports simpler accounting, new types of derivatives contracts as well new types fees. The disclosed futures contract, referred to... Agent:

20150106253 - Facilitation of payments between counterparties by a central counterparty: A system for moving money between accounts of traders by a central counterparty to facilitate payments, i.e. the movement of funds, there between is disclosed which provides a flexible mechanism which supports simpler accounting, new types of derivatives contracts as well new types fees. The disclosed futures contract, referred to... Agent:

20150106254 - Facilitation of payments between counterparties by a central counterparty: A system for moving money between accounts of traders by a central counterparty to facilitate payments, i.e. the movement of funds, there between is disclosed which provides a flexible mechanism which supports simpler accounting, new types of derivatives contracts as well new types fees. The disclosed futures contract, referred to... Agent:

20150106255 - Facilitation of payments between counterparties by a central counterparty: A system for moving money between accounts of traders by a central counterparty to facilitate payments, i.e. the movement of funds, there between is disclosed which provides a flexible mechanism which supports simpler accounting, new types of derivatives contracts as well new types fees. The disclosed futures contract, referred to... Agent:

20150106251 - Risk mitigation in an electronic trading system: An electronic trading system (ETS) implements risk mitigation methods for orders and quotes associated with a market participant on the ETS. The methods determine a measure of risk associated with one or more trading positions. One of the methods globally counts the number of breaches of risk thresholds associated with... Agent:

20150106249 - Systems and methods for multiplier-adjusted lean levels for trading strategies: Certain embodiments provide a method for trading in an electronic trading environment including receiving market data relating to a plurality of tradeable objects; sending a order to an exchange for the first tradeable object at a quoted price; receiving a fill confirmation for the quoting order at a filled price;... Agent: Trading Technologies International, Inc.

20150106258 - Electronic loan processing, management and quality assessment: Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for performing various automated processing of loan documents are disclosed. The automated processing may include, for example, electronic processing of loan documents, quality assessment processing to determine an accuracy of information included in the loan documents, tracking and management processing to determine quality characteristics associated... Agent:

20150106257 - Method and system for validating multiple documents associated with a mortgage application: A method for validating multiple documents associated with a mortgage transaction, comprising: using a processor, applying a first rule to first and second mortgage document information to determine first and second values, respectively, and from the first and second values whether the first and second mortgage document information are valid;... Agent:

20150106260 - System and methods for global boarding of merchants: Systems, apparatuses, and methods for determining if a Merchant should be provided transaction processing services by an Acquirer and/or continue to be provided such services by the Acquirer. In one embodiment, the inventive system and methods permit a more accurate and reliable determination of the risk to an Acquirer presented... Agent:

20150106259 - Systems and methods for transferring funds to a pre-paid account: According to the invention, a method for transferring funds from a sender to a pre-paid account to be assigned to a recipient is disclosed. The method may include receiving a request to perform a funds transfer, including an amount and a recipient, and determining whether to approve the request. Upon... Agent: The Western Union Company

20150106262 - Inter-network financial service: Systems and methods for making a payment on behalf of a payer to a payee are provided. A request to make a payment on behalf of a payer to a payee is received at a first payment service provider. The first payment service provider supports a first payment network within... Agent: Checkfree Services Corporation

20150106261 - Seamless consumer service delivery system: A computer-implemented process operating on a server comprises: receiving user information into server memory; receiving a deposit notification into server memory; sending a pickup notification from the server to a service provider; receiving a deposit notification from a locker control device; sending a completion notification from the server to a... Agent:

20150106267 - Account notifications for required information to complete a financial transaction: There is provided systems and method for account notifications for required information to complete a financial transaction. A user may establish a user account with a payment provider, where the user account allows the user to receive and transfer funds with other users. The payment provider may require additional information... Agent:

20150106264 - Controlling debit card transactions: Methods and systems for controlling debit card transactions are presented. In some embodiments, a computer system may receive authentication information associated with a debit card. Subsequently, the computer system may determine, based on boundary information, whether the transaction terminal device is authorized to perform one or more transactions on at... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation

20150106268 - Method for authenticating a transaction: A method of authenticating a transaction comprises receiving from a user's mobile device user location information and associated network data in response to a change of location or network of the mobile device, storing the location information and (optionally) the network data in a database in a record associated with... Agent:

20150106269 - Method of payment between plurality of users in distributed network system using tokens: Embodiments of the present disclosure relate to method and a system for payment between plurality of users using tokens in a distributed networking system. The method involves configuring a token account for each transacting user of the distributed networking system. In a transaction between users, the consumer obtaining service from... Agent:

20150106263 - Methods and systems for dynamically processing card payment authorization requests: Exemplary methods and systems for dynamically processing payment authorization requests for gift card purchases. An exemplary method includes maintaining information associated with a gift card, receiving a payment authorization request for the gift card from a particular merchant, detecting a trigger associated with the received payment authorization request, and sending,... Agent: Facebook, Inc.

20150106266 - Place information management server, system, and method: e

20150106270 - Providing identification information to mobile commerce applications: Aspects and examples are disclosed for facilitating mobile commerce. In one example, a processing device receives a data network identifier or other identifier from a commerce application. The data network identifier or other identifier can be associated with a mobile device conducting a transaction with the commerce application. The processing... Agent:

20150106271 - Surcharge violation registry: Apparatus and methods for auditing a transaction record are provided. The transaction record may correspond to a credit card transaction. The auditing may include identifying a surcharge violation. The surcharge violation may be an unlawful surcharge. The auditing may identify patterns of double surcharging. Transaction-level auditing may include ensuring that... Agent:

20150106265 - System and methods for processing a communication number for fraud prevention: A communication number processing system and methods for processing communication numbers or identifiers of various types to prevent fraud in transactions associated with the communication numbers are disclosed. The communication number processing system, in an example embodiment, verifies a communication number by retrieving characteristics data including network-derived characteristics data and/or... Agent: Telesign Corporation

20150106272 - Digital image shifting: Apparatus and methods are provided for viewing a check image and selecting a check service to be applied to a check. Check services may include a pay/return decision. The check images may be presented in a carousel view without pop-up windows. The user may import pre-selected check services such as... Agent:

20150106273 - Secure portable medical information access systems and methods related thereto: Using a secure portable reference to medical information, stored on a portable storage medium, various embodiments allow a patient to give to their doctor an easy-to-use access key that will enable access to desired medical information stored on a computer network. The secure portable reference provides greater transportability of medical... Agent:

20150106274 - Credit card security enhancements for authorizing a credit card transaction: A method, non-transitory computer readable medium, and apparatus for authorizing a credit card transaction are disclosed. For example, the method receives a request to validate a transaction with a vendor using a credit card account, sends a request to an owner of the credit card account for a personal identification... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20150106275 - Systems and methods for performing atm fund transfer using active authentication: A method of performing a fund transfer at an ATM includes receiving an active authentication transaction key at an ATM from a mobile financial transaction instrument via a wireless communication protocol, generating a PIN at the ATM, and storing the PIN in a machine readable storage medium. An authorization request... Agent:

20150106276 - Identification of clauses in conflict across a set of documents apparatus and method: Documents are analyzed for best practices and compliance with rules normalized for an industry or an enterprise by identifying, grouping, and scoring clauses. Key clauses in each stored document are identified which distinguish a relationship with restrictions on the principal party. A document set containing potentially conflicting restrictions is scanned... Agent: Barracuda Networks, Inc.

20150106277 - Providing notice via the internet: A system for posting a public notice on the Internet for a legal jurisdiction. The system includes a forum server, client computer, and the Internet. The forum server stores data and information regarding public notices in the jurisdiction, and supports a website that provides notice-related services such as posting, searching,... Agent:

20150106278 - Method and apparatus for search and analysis of real estate data: A method and system for dynamically updating search parameters for a real estate database, the real estate database including records corresponding to real estate properties, the method including transmitting a user interface including a plurality of indicators corresponding to a plurality of real estate uses and one or more search... Agent:

20150106279 - Compliance as a service for an organization: The present disclosure relates to system(s) and method(s) to provide compliance as a service for one or more organization. The system further facilitates identifying one or more causes involved to provide compliance as a service by analysing compliance documents. The system and method also provides conversion of clauses into appropriate... Agent:

20150106280 - System and method of confirming standard compliance for at least one agricultural product by maintaining an agricultural pedigree throughout production and distribution: A method and associated system for confirming standard compliance for at least one agricultural product using an agricultural pedigree for each agricultural product comprises the steps of: a) Providing an information storage device adapted to receive input of data for each agricultural product relating to at least one of the... Agent:

20150106281 - System and method of providing consumer accesible agricultural pedigree for agricultural products: A method and associated system for establishing a consumer accessible agricultural pedigree for at least one agricultural product with integrated farm equipment comprises the steps of: a) Providing an open communication network accessible information storage device adapted to receive input of data relating to at least one of the agricultural... Agent:

20150106283 - Apparatus and method for providing genuine certification service: Provided are an apparatus and method for providing a genuine certification service. The apparatus includes a certification information issuing unit configured to issue genuine certification information including at least one piece of certification chip identification (ID) information, product ID information, certification secret information, and certification verification information to a verification... Agent:

20150106282 - Device for determining counterfeit and method thereof: There are provided a device for determining a counterfeit and a method thereof. The device for determining a counterfeit includes a certification information receiving unit configured to receive certification identification information including at least one piece of certification chip identification information, product identification information, and certification verification information of a... Agent:

20150106285 - Mood-based analytics for collaborative planning of a group travel itinerary: A method for providing mood-based analytics for collaborative travel planning for a group containing one or more group member includes receiving a priority, a target happiness index, and mood-based input for each group member. A target group happiness index is calculated based on an aggregate of the target happiness indexes... Agent:

20150106284 - System and method for a user online experience distilling the collective knowledge and experience of a plurality of participants: A method of determining an answer. The method includes sending a question through a mobile network to a plurality of mobile terminals, receiving responses to the question from the mobile terminals and outputting a single answer based on the responses.... Agent: Askem Tlv Ltd

20150106286 - Performance, productivity and efficiency planning for employee relocation program effectiveness: A method of employee relocation program planning designed to maximize program effectiveness through the assessment of benefit performance, benefit efficiency, and employee productivity to internal and external groups, and the defining of principles and methodologies. Employee surveys capture satisfaction responses for counseling, services, and benefit effectiveness, and employee perception of... Agent:

20150106289 - Behavior based driving record management and rehabilitation: The behavior-based driving record management program is designed to assist drivers that have received driving penalties or “demerit points” to improve their behavior and “rehabilitate” to recover their driving privileges. Telematics are used to monitor the driving behavior over time and provide feedback to the driver. The system can also... Agent:

20150106287 - Devices, methods, and systems for managing representations of entities through use of privacy beacons: Computationally implemented methods and systems include acquiring a block of encrypted data that corresponds to an image that has been encrypted through use of a unique device code associated with an image capture device configured to capture the image that includes a representation of a feature of an entity, obtaining... Agent:

20150106288 - Devices, methods, and systems for managing representations of entities through use of privacy beacons: Computationally implemented methods and systems include acquiring a block of encrypted data that corresponds to an image that has been encrypted through use of a unique device code associated with an image capture device configured to capture the image that includes a representation of a feature of an entity, obtaining... Agent:

20150106290 - Methods and systems for enhancing student visibility during recruiting: Described herein are methods and systems for a third party to facilitate recruiting of a recruit by a potential recruiter and without acting as an intermediary. A processing device electronically provides recruiting information to a recruit. The recruiting information includes at least one of contact information for one or more... Agent:

20150106294 - Systems and methods for confirming an identity of an individual, for example, at a locker bank: Systems, according to various embodiments, are adapted to use any of a variety of different techniques to identify an individual. In particular embodiments, the system is adapted to, at least partially in response to confirming the identity of a consignee of a parcel, provide the consignee with access to a... Agent:

20150106295 - Systems and methods for confirming an identity of an individual, for example, at a locker bank: Systems, according to various embodiments, are adapted to use any of a variety of different techniques to identify an individual. In particular embodiments, the system is adapted to, at least partially in response to confirming the identity of a consignee of a parcel, provide the consignee with access to a... Agent:

20150106291 - Systems and methods for conveying a parcel to a consignee, for example, after an unsuccessful delivery attempt: A system for redirecting a parcel from a primary delivery location (e.g., a residential address) to a locker bank is configured to redirect the parcel following an unsuccessful delivery attempt at the primary delivery location. In some embodiments, the system is configured to determine a suitable locker bank to which... Agent:

20150106296 - Systems and methods for conveying a parcel to a consignee, for example, after an unsuccessful delivery attempt: A system for redirecting a parcel from a primary delivery location (e.g., a residential address) to a locker bank is configured to redirect the parcel following an unsuccessful delivery attempt at the primary delivery location. In some embodiments, the system is configured to determine a suitable locker bank to which... Agent:

20150106293 - Systems and methods for establishing an account of a user at a locker bank: A system, according to various embodiments, is adapted for facilitating the creation of a consignee account with a carrier at a locker bank. In particular embodiments, the system is adapted to use the locker bank to facilitate delivery of a parcel to an unregistered consignee at a locker bank and,... Agent:

20150106292 - Systems and methods for facilitating delivery of a parcel to a suitably sized locker: A system, according to various embodiments, is adapted for identifying a suitable locker for a particular parcel based, at least in part on the size of the parcel. In particular embodiments, the system is optimized for identifying the smallest available locker that would accommodate the parcel, and facilitating delivery of... Agent:

20150106297 - User terminal device, information providing system, and method for providing information: A user terminal device, an information providing system, and a method of providing information thereof are provided. The method for providing information in a user terminal device includes registering contact information in an address list according to a user's input, transmitting an event of registering the contact information to an... Agent: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

20150106298 - Selective sharing of electronic information: Methods, apparatuses, systems, and computer-readable media for facilitating individualized data alerts are described herein. Information sources may provide data for publication to knowledge professionals. Managerial actions may be performed by an individual or automatically. After the data is published, one or more individualized alerts may be sent to knowledge professionals,... Agent:

20150106299 - Information delivery and maintenance system for dynamically generated and updated data pertaining to road maintenance vehicles and other related information: Selected types of information are collected from various sources and a portion thereof transmitted to a remote server. The remote server dynamically compiles and processes this data with information from other similar and separate sources and provides useful and relevant information, such as vehicle and location specific road maintenance radar,... Agent: Concaten, Inc.

20150106300 - Collaboratively enhancing business intelligence models: The present disclosure relates to a computer-implemented method including identifying a predefined business intelligence model associated with a database, the predefined business intelligence model including one or more entities defining a structured organization of data and the predefined business intelligence model is adapted to access data from the database, identifying... Agent:

20150106301 - Predictive modeling in in-memory modeling environment method and apparatus: A system, method, and computer readable storage medium configured to model large amounts of data in an in-memory modeling environment.... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated

  
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20150100331 - Business intelligence system and services for payor in healthcare industry: A business intelligence solution tailored to health care services. Specifically, the present invention consists at least one Payor source as enterprise resource planning (ERP)/legacy engine integrated with plurality of data; a extract transform and load (ETL) engine designed for extracting data from said Enterprise resource planning (ERP)/legacy engine consisting of... Agent:

20150100341 - Clinical outcome tracking and analysis: The described invention provides a system and method for clinical outcome tracking and analysis. The clinical outcome tracking and analysis comprises sorting, outcome tracking, quality of life metrics, toxicity to therapy and cost of care. The system and method includes receiving one or more parameters. Exemplary parameters for sorting include... Agent: Cota, Inc.

20150100329 - Computer implemented health care payment processing apparatus, system, and method: Systems, methodologies, media, and other embodiments associated with a health care payment processing system are described. One exemplary system embodiment includes a computer implemented method of health care payment processing including receiving health care insurance information pertaining to a patient, the information including the patient's identity and health care insurance... Agent:

20150100335 - Devices, systems, and methods for adherence monitoring and patient interaction: Devices, systems, and methods are provided for adherence monitoring and patient interaction. In general, the devices, systems, and methods can facilitate a patient's adherence to a medication schedule and can facilitate monitoring and tracking of the patient's adherence to the medication schedule. In one embodiment, a medical accessory such as... Agent:

20150100328 - Facilitating transactions for health applications designed for mobile devices: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for facilitating transactions for health-related computing products (e.g., mobile health applications or health-related devices). One method includes storing a plurality of lists, each list including health-related computing products approved for compensation by a payer entity. A claim for... Agent: Ims Health Incorporated

20150100337 - Healthcare service marketplace system and method: A healthcare service marketplace system and method are provided. The system may generate a healthstream for a user that provides a more complete view of health related events. The system may also provide a transparent health marketplace with clear service descriptions and posted prices.... Agent: Pokitdok, Inc.

20150100326 - Healthcare visit management framework: Described herein is a descriptive framework to facilitate healthcare visit management. In accordance with one aspect, information of an appointment scheduled with a healthcare provider is received. A user's real-time location is monitored and the user's real-time location is used to facilitate a visit to fulfill the appointment. If waiting... Agent:

20150100345 - Integrated health data capture and analysis system: The present invention provides an integrated health care surveillance and monitoring system that provides real-time sampling, modeling, analysis, and recommended interventions. The system can be used to monitor infectious and chronic diseases. When faced with outbreak of an infectious disease agent, e.g., influenza virus, the system can identify active cases... Agent:

20150100327 - Maintaining context between applications utilizing a prioritized patient list: Methods, computer systems, and computer-storage medium are provided for maintaining context between applications utilizing prioritized patient lists. A selection of patients is received from a clinician. A patient list is prioritized. A preview of information from more than one application is provided without requiring each application to launch. A selection... Agent: Cerner Innovation, Inc.

20150100343 - Medication adherence system and method: A computer-based system and related methods for improving and sustaining patient adherence, compliance and persistence with a medication plan, regimen or regime. The system works with a particular prescription medication or medications, or for a daily or periodic regimen of multiple prescription medications. It provides real-time reminders and alerts to... Agent:

20150100330 - Method and system of identifying infectious and hazardous sites, detecting disease outbreaks, and diagnosing a medical condition associated with an infectious disease: A method and system for detecting and identifying infectious sites by: receiving location data from a mobile device associated with a user, receiving health data for the user, determining an illness being suffered by a user, if the illness is an infectious disease, calculating an incubation period for the disease... Agent:

20150100332 - Method for sharing private nursing: A method and system for providing shared private nursing or other healthcare services has a computer with a database for storing patient data and locations. The patients are sorted by location and assigned a nursing rotation for each group of patients at a common location. The services provided to each... Agent:

20150100338 - Methods for requesting and checking results of diagnostic tests for avellino corneal dystrophy: A portable electronic device with a touch-sensitive display launches a software application configured for requesting a diagnostic test for Avellino corneal dystrophy and checking a result of the diagnostic test for Avellino corneal dystrophy. The device logs in to the software application. Subsequent to logging into the software application, the... Agent:

20150100342 - Mobile app for contact lenses: A method includes providing a mobile application for use on a mobile device. The mobile application includes a first portion for use by an eye care provider and a second portion for use by a contact lens user. The first portion provides a user interface to the eye care provider... Agent:

20150100339 - Multi-user clinical pathway systems with therapy options and visual notices of clinical trial opportunities: The systems, methods and computer program products provide online access to clinical pathways that provide in a convenient, intuitive and user-friendly manner, treatment options with clinical trial enrollment opportunities as well as a bundled or packaged set of supporting documents and data that can facilitate standardized treatments and provide clinicians... Agent:

20150100344 - Patient health information analysis system: Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for analyzing health information to generate medical assessments are described. Health information may include any type of information associated with the health or physical characteristics of a patient. Non-limiting examples of medical assessments include medical diagnoses, medical orders, and risk assessments. A health information analysis... Agent:

20150100336 - Score cards: Methods, systems, and computer-readable media are provided for building a score plan for a healthcare organization, its providers, its payers, and/or its patients and presenting the results of the score plan on one or more score card user interfaces. Score cards graphically display an entity's progress towards meeting quality measure... Agent:

20150100334 - System and method for managing medical information: A system for managing medical information includes a host device for installation at a first location, an image capturing device, and an end device for installation at a second location. The host device encodes medical information into a barcode, and outputs the barcode to an information carrier. The image capturing... Agent:

20150100346 - System and method for verification of identity in an integrated health network: A identity verification device for verifying identity used in a system and process for aiding the transition of patients to and from the post acute market, and more specifically to a computer based system for facilitating the transition and an application program for doing so in a networked computer environment.... Agent:

20150100340 - Systems and methods for hospital energy management: A computer-implemented method for hospital energy management is described. Admission discharge transfer (ADT) information is received from a hospital ADT system. At least a portion of the ADT information received from the hospital ADT system is analyzed. A control signal is generated based on the analysis of the ADT information.... Agent:

20150100333 - Systems and methods for verifying protocol compliance: A method includes receiving, from a mobile device and at a host device associated with a database storing medical procedures, a signal indicative of a credential of a user of the mobile device. Based on the credential, a first subset of medical procedures including fewer medical procedures than the set... Agent: Clinical Lenz, Inc.

20150100351 - Medical information device and system and method of use: A medical information device (1) and two dimensional bar code (2) for storing an individual's emergency medical information on and/or providing remote access to the medical information. The medical information device may be updated by an individual over the Internet by sending updated information to a central location that updates... Agent:

20150100352 - Patient data mining: The present invention provides a data mining framework for mining high-quality structured clinical information. The data mining framework includes a data miner that mines medical information from a computerized patient record (CPR) based on domain-specific knowledge contained in a knowledge base. The data miner includes components for extracting information from... Agent:

20150100348 - Secure method for health record transmission to emergency service personnel: An indication that an occupant has entered a vehicle is detected on a computing device. The occupant is identified based on the indication that the occupant has entered the vehicle. A health record that is associated with the occupant is accessed by the computing device. The computing device enables the... Agent:

20150100350 - System for tracking and optimizing health indices: A system and method for tracking and optimizing health indices is provided. In some embodiments the system provides for tracking and/or optimizing health indices of one or more individuals having a particular genetic profile and adaptively managing external factors the individual experiences so as to optimize a change in one... Agent:

20150100347 - Universal online healthcare marketplace: A cloud-based medical records management network permits a user to control access to the user's medical records, and at the same time permits medical providers on the network to advertise and provide access to services within the same network. The system may allow for commercial transactions between users and medical... Agent:

20150100349 - Untethered community-centric patient health portal: A method is disclosed for providing online access to patient healthcare information. The method includes receiving patient healthcare information electronically for each of a plurality of patients from a plurality of healthcare providers and from a plurality of healthcare payers, wherein said healthcare information includes clinical data and financial information... Agent:

20150100353 - System and method for valuation, acquisition and management of insurance policies: A system and method for the valuation, acquisition, and management of insurance policies whereby specific business methods, algorithms, and systems are utilized to measure specific benchmarks set by risk bearers, affiliates and clients. The benchmarks set are based on the ratios set by the risk bearer based on their specific... Agent:

20150100354 - Ticket inventory control: Systems and methods dynamically group seats in a venue to provide for discretized ticket pricing. Data and information (e.g., historical sales data, venue data, etc.) are used to compute a grouping metric for seats in a venue that is reflective of a desirability of the seat. An inventory manager sets... Agent: Live Nation Entertainment, Inc.

20150100355 - Method and apparatus for identifying early status: To support rapid and effective information collection, analysis, and status identification, an apparatus for identifying early status includes a data collection unit for collecting and classifying information, an intelligence deriving unit for analyzing collected and classified data, and an information display unit for displaying the collected, classified, and analyzed data.... Agent:

20150100358 - Method and associated system of providing agricultural pedigree for agricultural products with integrated farm equipment throughout production and distribution and use of the same for sustainable agriculture: A method and associated system for establishing an agricultural pedigree for at least one agricultural product with integrated farm equipment comprises the steps of: a) Providing an open communication network accessible information storage device adapted to receive input of data relating to at least one of the agricultural product's production,... Agent:

20150100356 - Systems and methods for automatic generation of a relationship management system: A method and apparatus for the automatic creation of a relationship management system is described. The method may include receiving a request from a user to create a relationship management system, and receiving specification of one or more electronic communication systems and user access credentials that provide access to each... Agent: Relateiq, Inc.

20150100357 - Systems and methods for cloud data loss prevention integration: A system, method, and computer readable medium is provided to provide an integrated storage system. For example, an embodiment may detect, by an enterprise computer system, an activity notification from a cloud service that stores data on behalf of an enterprise. The activity notification may specify a file name involved... Agent:

20150100359 - System and method of routing customer care cases for electronic devices: A computer-implemented method is provided for providing customer care to a user of an electronic device. After a device profile of the electronic device is received, together with any text added by the user in a query, a customer care case is created with the received parameters from the device... Agent:

20150100360 - Automated method and system for selecting and managing it consultants for it projects: Techniques for selecting and managing IT consultants and IT projects are described. In one example embodiment, a list including IT consultant roles needed for performing various types of IT projects are defined. Each IT consultant's role along with obtaining associated IT consultant's skill score is then further defined by assessing... Agent:

20150100363 - Automatic sort and propagation associated with electronic documents: Automatic sorting and propagating of information relating to electronic documents is presented. With regard to an electronic document, such as an incoming message, an enhanced information management component (EIMC) can analyze the document to identify a file folder associated with a subject to which the document relates. Based on interaction... Agent:

20150100361 - In-context oilfield process documentation system and method: Methods, computer-readable media, and computing systems for process management. The method includes receiving a project from an organizer. The project includes a plurality of tasks. The method also includes causing data representative of a first task of the plurality of tasks to be displayed on a first worker workstation, in... Agent:

20150100362 - Task assignments to workers: Network presence is used to assign a worker to a task. In today's networked environment, workers may be remotely located but still accomplish tasks. As long as workers have network access, the workers may be assigned tasks for completion. As tasks are completion, the network presences of the workers are... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property Ii, L.p.

20150100364 - Minimizing lead creation to contact time in a sales force: A computer system is used to minimize the time between when information about a lead, i.e., a potential buyer, is first received and when that lead is first contacted by a sales agent. A form of competition is used to allow one sales agent, from among many sales agents, to... Agent:

20150100365 - Constraint optimization method and system for supply chain management: A method of determining availability of a plurality of loading points for an appointment to be scheduled, wherein the availability of each loading point is variably constrained based upon attributes of the appointment and availability of other resources. The preferred method comprises determining a plurality of constraints related to the... Agent:

20150100366 - System and method for managing a law enforcement investigation: The present disclosure relates to a method and system for managing a law enforcement investigation, such as a civil or criminal investigation, using a computing system. A disclosed method includes receiving first entity data associated with a first investigation tracking module, comparing the first entity data to a set of... Agent:

20150100367 - Extrapolating a time series: Embodiments of the present invention provide a system, method and computer program product for extrapolating a time series. A method comprises receiving multiple sequences of data values over time. Each sequence of data values is partitioned into a corresponding plurality of segments comprising at least one rising segment that rises... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100368 - Forecasting a time series based on actuals and a plan: Embodiments of the present invention provide a system, method and computer program product for forecasting a time series based on actuals and a plan. A method comprises generating a first and a second sequence of segments that rise and fall alternately based on a first and a second sequence of... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100370 - Method and system for generating supplier capacity requirements: One or more embodiments include a computer-implemented method or system for generating part volumes necessary to assemble all vehicles of a vehicle product line for a predetermined time period. The method or system being configured to receive a product definition representing valid configurations for a product. The products may include... Agent: Ford Global Technologies, LLC

20150100369 - Selecting representative models: Embodiments of the present invention provide a system, method and computer program product for selecting representative models. A method comprises generating a first data model representing a first aggregation level, and generating multiple additional data models. Each additional data model represents a lower aggregation level than the first data model.... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100373 - Demographics predictions using mobile devices: A method and system predicts the demographic characteristics of people within a geographic area with cellular coverage. The method can include determining that a first mobile phone user is domiciled within a first geographic area. Upon determining that the first mobile phone user is domiciled within the first geographic area,... Agent:

20150100371 - Detecting closure of a business: Provided is a process of updating a listing of businesses by detecting that a business has closed, the process including: obtaining interaction time-series data identifying when users interacted with data about a business; calculating a baseline rate of user interactions with the data about the businesses based on the interaction... Agent:

20150100376 - Method and system for using neuroscience to predict consumer preference: A system and method provides techniques and analysis tools for measuring how individuals perceive and respond to valences and more subtle “micro-valences” present in stimuli. The invention includes a process that uses human neuroimaging and behavioral techniques to measure valence in order to predict how individuals will perceive and react... Agent:

20150100375 - Multimedia marketing and distribution system: A central server having a computer readable storage media for storing multimedia material, such as motion pictures and television programming, in digital format is connected to a communications network such as the Internet. Exhibitors, such as theaters and television stations, can access the central server, preview available programming, verifying the... Agent:

20150100372 - Ordering potential leads in a lead queue system for a pool of one or more representatives: A system and method to prioritize leads for a pool of representatives is presented herein. Leads have corresponding lead profiles stored or referenced in a lead queue system. Each lead profile includes data that indicates how likely the corresponding lead is to purchase a good or service, or to take... Agent: Apollo Group, Inc.

20150100377 - System and method for brand management using social networks: A system for brand management using social networks comprising an application server, social network crawler software modules, third party service integration software modules, an analytics server, a report generator, a search engine, a behavioral analysis engine, a recommendation engine, and a database. A user registers and provides data pertaining to... Agent:

20150100374 - Wearable text personalization: In one embodiment, information indicating content that has been consumed by a user may be obtained, where at least a portion of the information is received from a mobile device such as a wearable device worn by the user while consuming the content, where the content is not generated or... Agent:

20150100379 - Generating a succinct approximate representation of a time series: Embodiments of the present invention provide a system, method and computer program product for generating a succinct approximate representation of a time series. A method comprises determining at least one peak data value and at least one trough data value of an input series comprising a sequence of data values... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100378 - Supply chain management method and system: A computer-implemented method for managing a supply chain including a central distribution center (DC) that distributes products to one or more edge DCs. The method may include determining, by one or more processors, a first rate of change of future demand for a product distributed by the edge DC over... Agent: Caterpillar Inc.

20150100380 - Systems and methods for providing financial controls for aggregated weather-based work: Systems, methods, non-transitory computer-readable media storing computer program instructions for causing a computer device to implement methods, and the like utilize weather information from one or a variety of locations to estimate costs for providing weather-dependent work, and to provide financial controls for weather-dependent work allegedly performed. One method includes... Agent:

20150100381 - Method and system for increasing the percentage of customers realized from smart phone advertising: A computerized method directed at smart phone users, that includes the step of utilizing a networked, computer device and software to provide “engagement services” via the video screens of the users' smart phones, can yield higher rates of customer conversions by configuring the computer device's software to provide: (a) a... Agent:

20150100382 - System for policy management and analytics: Described herein is a technology for facilitating policy management. In accordance with one aspect, the technology includes, but is not limited to, gathering of personal data related to users, and determining policy topics that are relevant to the specific users based on their personal profile and other criteria as defined... Agent:

20150100383 - Method and system to measure customer traffic at a merchant location: A method for measuring consumer traffic at a merchant location includes: storing, in a database, a consumer profile, wherein the consumer profile includes data related to a consumer including at least a device identifier corresponding to a mobile communication device associated with the related consumer; receiving, by a receiving device,... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated

20150100384 - Personalized pricing for omni-channel retailers with applications to mitigate showrooming: Computing a personalized deal menu for a seller may be provided. The seller may operate one or more sales channels. A customer's willingness to wait in purchasing based on purchasing history of a customer may be determined. A purchase probability model that predicts a likelihood of the customer performing a... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100385 - System and method for monitoring and promotion of behaviors which impact health care costs: A health-monitoring system is disclosed. The system includes a data acquisition means for acquiring health-related information from a plurality of individuals and an analysis means for analyzing said health-related information to make predictions about future health care costs of said plurality of individuals.... Agent:

20150100388 - Aggregated sales and marketing strategy tool: The disclosure provides systems and methods pertaining to the generation of sales and marketing strategies. One embodiment provides an aggregated sales and marketing analysis and strategy system. The system includes a processing engine that is coupled to a database and at least one client device associated with a GUI dashboard.... Agent: Roi Links, LLC

20150100386 - Digital framework for business model innovation: Automated business model generation includes identifying constituent attribute text strings of an input offer that are relevant to pre-coded cost and revenue components within a matching threshold, and generating a business plan by linking said relevant pre-coded business plan components. The processor combines cost values assigned to the linked cost... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100387 - Providing guidance to a business organization by one or more of a plurality of business advisor modules: Providing guidance to a business organization by one or more of a plurality of business advisor modules, including: receiving, by a business advisor module, one or more business objectives; receiving, by the business advisor module, one or more key artifacts; and creating, by the business advisor module in dependence upon... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100390 - System and method for implementing a product sales activity execution tracking platform with annotated photos and cloud data: A system and method for implementing a product sales activity execution tracking platform with annotated photos and cloud data are disclosed. A particular embodiment includes: providing access to a mobile device having a mobile application executable by the mobile device; providing access to a host site computing system having an... Agent:

20150100389 - Systems and methods for tracking user-uptime for managed print services in managed office devices: A system and method are provided for automatically tracking and reporting additional metrics to customers employing managed services accounts to track maintenance and resupply of consumables in managed office devices. The additional metrics suite may provide to the customers additional internal management tools that can be advantageously employed within customer... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20150100391 - Systems and methods for discovering an optimal operational strategy for a desired service delivery outcome: Methods and systems for creating an action plan for a service delivery system comprising a plurality of operational key performance indicators (KPIs). The system receives predetermined information about at least one relationship between two or more of the KPIs, and weights that information based on its source. The system also... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100392 - Dynamic ballots for voting: A system and method for voting is disclosed. The system and method allows voters to vote for write-in candidates, and then updates the ballot so that the written-in candidates appear as listed candidates alongside the other listed candidates on the ballot. The disclosed system and method reduces the inherent disadvantage... Agent: Topwhats Inc.

20150100394 - Method for checking toll transactions and components therefor: The subject matter disclosed herein relates to a method for checking toll transactions, produced from position notifications of a mobile phone connected via a mobile network to a transaction server, with the aid of a network of distributed toll beacons, which can communicate via short-range radio with on-board units of... Agent:

20150100395 - Method for providing mobile service using code-pattern: A method and apparatus for providing a mobile service with the use of a code pattern is disclosed In one embodiment, the method comprising: taking a photograph of a code pattern image, decoding the photographed code pattern image so as to obtain code information, extracting uniform resource locator (URL) information... Agent:

20150100393 - Toll charging device: A toll charging device includes a body having a toll unit and the toll unit is connected with a detection unit which generates a corresponding detection signal when detecting the value of a coin/bill. A control unit is connected with a counting unit and the detection unit. The control unit... Agent:

20150100397 - Method of testing an incentive compensation plan for fairness and equity: A method of testing an incentive compensation (“IC”) plan tests whether the plan computes incentive compensation to various participants in a fair manner, considering the differences in various characteristics that impact success in their job responsibilities, independently of their performance, such as, for a sales force as one example, characteristics... Agent:

20150100398 - Method for dynamic coupon pricing: A method for dynamic coupon pricing includes steps of: receiving an indication of a trigger event regarding a value of a coupon; receiving an identification of the coupon; calculating a real-time value of the coupon by automatically updating the stated value of the coupon according to coupon price parameters; and... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100399 - Method for dynamic coupon pricing: Embodiments of the invention are directed to apparatus, methods, and computer program products for using preferred rewards program for classification of customers with individually owned financial institution accounts. In some embodiments, the apparatus is configured to receive information associated with a user's financial institution account on the last day of... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation

20150100400 - Preferred rewards program for classification of customers with jointly owned financial institution accounts: Embodiments of the invention are directed to apparatus, methods, and computer program products for using a preferred rewards program for classification of customers with jointly owned financial institution account. In some embodiments, an apparatus is configured to receive a monthly asset balance associated with a first and second user's individually... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation

20150100401 - Incentive-based home composting system and method thereof: An incentive-based home composting system encourages consumers to compost thereby reducing the amount of waste that is delivered to landfills.... Agent:

20150100402 - Method and system for conducting coupon exchange: The coupon exchange platform involves multiple merchants, consumers, and coupon providers. Because a merchant usually interacts directly with consumers in commercial activities, a merchant is in the ideal position to distribute coupons, and not only the ones from its own but also those from other sources. As such, the merchants... Agent:

20150100403 - Method and system for electronic delivery of incentive information based on user proximity: A method and system for the electronic distribution of product or service promotion information to a mobile user are disclosed. A user may provide profile information to an online promotion service, such as user interests and preferences with respect to products and services as well as other information. The online... Agent: Catalina Marketing Corporation

20150100404 - Systems and methods for identifying product recommendations based on investment portfolio data: The disclosed embodiments include, for example, systems and methods for providing recommendations of one or more alternative products to a user based on investment portfolio data. In one aspect, the disclosed embodiments may include a system that is configured to obtain information associated with one or more products of interest... Agent: The Toronto-dominion Bank

20150100396 - Integrated incentive network system and method: Disclosed herein is an Integrated Incentive Network incentivizes traffic to merchant storefronts by tying member merchants and member users into an integrated incentive network that incentivizes member users to become repeat visitors to member merchant sites through the use of network points. Such points not only may be earned at... Agent:

20150100405 - Communication device interface for merchant check-in and shopping notifications: There are provided systems and methods for a communication device interface for merchant check-in and shopping notifications. A user may enter shopping preferences to a module of a communication device in order to receive notifications and alerts when items matching the shopping preferences are available with one or more merchants.... Agent:

20150100406 - Integrated testing, targeting and measuring of web site components: Systems and methods for editing, testing, and measuring electronic content components are provided. An exemplary method receives an indication of a campaign including instances of a component and targeting rules, the component having events or properties mapped to data elements to be tracked by an analytics service. The component comprises... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated

20150100407 - System and method for managing message campaign data: A server system comprising one or more processors and memory obtains user profiles for a plurality of users. In response to receiving profile-update information for a respective user, the server system updates a respective profile of the respective user in accordance with the profile-update information and initiates storage of profile-archive... Agent:

20150100408 - System and method for managing message campaign data: A server system comprising one or more processors and memory initiates delivery of a plurality of message campaigns to a plurality of users. A respective message campaign of the plurality of message campaigns includes one or more messages addressed to at least a subset of the plurality of users. The... Agent:

20150100409 - System and method for managing message campaign data: A server system comprising one or more processors and memory initiates delivery of a respective message campaign that includes one or more messages addressed to a plurality of users. The server system receives, from the plurality of users, campaign-feedback data indicative of user interaction. The campaign-feedback data includes information that... Agent:

20150100410 - System and method for managing message campaign data: A server system comprising one or more processors and memory initiates delivery of a plurality of message campaigns to a plurality of users that include a first campaign and a second campaign. The server system receives, from a plurality of client devices associated with the plurality of users, campaign-feedback data... Agent:

20150100411 - System and method for managing message campaign data: A server system comprising one or more processors and memory receives, from a client device, one or more messages for use in a message campaign, where the one or more messages include a plurality of annotations indicating human-identified features in the one or more messages. The server system initiates delivery... Agent:

20150100412 - System and method for managing message campaign data: A data-management server system comprising one or more processors and memory establishes separate storage areas for first and second data-collection server systems. The data-management server system receives, from the first data-collection server system, first information that corresponds to feedback from a first set of users and excludes information that reveals... Agent:

20150100413 - Generating and using entity selection criteria: Methods, systems, and apparatus include computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, including a method for generating selection criteria. Data indicative of a landing page and data indicative of one or more types of business are received. One or more collections in a plurality of collections are identified, the... Agent: Google Inc.

20150100414 - Method and apparatus for determining brand awareness before dismissing a video advertisement: A computer implemented method and apparatus for determining brand awareness before dismissing a video advertisement. The method comprises receiving video content, advertising content, and a test question, wherein the test question tests brand awareness of a viewer of the advertising content; playing the advertising content; presenting the test question; stopping... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated

20150100415 - Position discount model of content presented to online system users: An online system applies position discounts to values of various content items based on the positions in a display in which the content items are presented. The value of presenting a content item is based on historical user interactions with the content item or similar content items. A position discount... Agent: Facebook, Inc.

20150100417 - Dynamic checkout button apparatuses, methods and systems: The DYNAMIC CHECKOUT BUTTON APPARATUSES, METHODS AND SYSTEMS (“DCB”) transforms product page checkout request input and user identification input via DCB components such as offer/discount determination component and checkout button embedding component, into dynamic checkout button outputs.... Agent: Visa International Service Association

20150100418 - Retail point-of-transaction systems, program products, and related methods to provide a customized set of identification data to facilitate a retail transaction using electronic coupons: Retail point-of-transaction systems, program products, and related computer implemented methods to provide a customized set of identification data to facilitate a retail sales point-of-sale transaction which includes the use of one or more electronic coupons is provided. The retail point-of-sale system can include a computer having memory and configured to... Agent:

20150100416 - Strategic marketing based on electronic communication analysis: Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems, methods and computer program products for providing electronic communications based on interactive marketing analysis. An exemplary apparatus is configured to receive purchase transaction data associated with identified electronic communications between a merchant and a customer regarding a transaction, wherein the purchase transaction... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation

20150100419 - Dynamically customizing user quotas: An online content management system determines a new account configuration to offer to a user, including the price and/or size of a user's quota of storage space in an account on the online content management system, based on usage characteristics of the account. An account management module tracks account usage.... Agent: Dropbox, Inc.

20150100421 - Method and apparatus for facilitating consumer marketer interaction: The present invention allows marketers to provide consumers and potential consumers with interactive and quickly updateable content by providing the consumer with a dashboard engagement device such as a Web key or USB key. This object may be accomplished via an electronic device such as a personal computer. Other means... Agent:

20150100420 - Method and system for making a target offer to an audience using audience feedback: A method for real-time ranking of offers for consumer distribution includes: storing a plurality of offer data entries, each entry including an offer identifier and offer data; storing a consumer profile, the profile including data related to a consumer including a consumer identifier and consumer characteristics; storing a plurality of... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated

20150100423 - Delivering and pricing sponsored content items: This specification describes methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage device, for providing a content item. The subject matter of the specification is embodied in a method that includes receiving a bid price associated with displaying a sponsored content item, and using the one or... Agent: Google Inc.

20150100425 - System & method of delivering collective content based advertising: A system and method is disclosed for presenting relevant advertising to user search queries. The ads are based on content which is derived from a set of documents/pages from websites forming a collective.... Agent:

20150100422 - System and method for promoting a profile of a particular user in a network environment: A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes identifying a user in a computer-implemented matching system as having paid a fee for additional promotion of the identified user during a promotional period; and, during the promotional period, providing impressions for the identified user in accordance with an impression... Agent: Match.com, L.L.C.

20150100424 - System and method for promoting and tracking promotion of a user in a network environment: A method is provided in one example embodiment and includes identifying a user in a computer-implemented matching system as having paid a fee for additional promotion of the identified user during a promotional period; and, during the promotional period, providing an increased number of impressions for the identified user to... Agent: Match.com, L.L.C.

20150100426 - Systems and methods for using spatial and temporal analysis to associate data sources with mobile devices: Various embodiments of the present technology generally relate to data delivery. More specifically, some embodiments of the present technology relate to systems and methods for using spatial and temporal analysis to associate data sources with mobile devices. The delivery of data to support a wide variety of services for and... Agent:

20150100427 - Associating advertising content with a channel: The disclosure includes a system and method for identifying advertising content and providing a user of a mobile device with a channel related to the advertising content. A recognition application receives advertising content comprising a series of frames, identifies images corresponding to the frames within the advertising content, identifies a... Agent: Ricoh Co., Ltd.

20150100428 - Container with user link: A container tracking system includes a plurality of containers each having a user link, such as an RFID or NFC chip or optical code, such as a barcode or QR code. The user link is activatable by a user's mobile device. A server is configured to be accessed by the... Agent:

20150100429 - Methods and apparatus for generating a message for a wireless device: Methods and apparatus for generating a message (106) for a wireless device (102) are disclosed. In an embodiment, an application server (106), or any other suitable device or system, receives a wireless network identifier (e.g. an SSID) associated with an access point (202) communicatively coupled to the wireless device (102).... Agent: Google Technology Holdings LLC

20150100430 - Lead or consumer relationship development: An example method comprises monitoring actions of a user of an online service; detecting a triggering of an event; identifying information relevant to the event and associated with the user, the identifying being based at least in part on the monitored actions of the user; and generating an auto-message to... Agent: Zurple, Inc.

20150100431 - Social networking system data exchange: An online publisher provides content items such as advertisements to users. To enable publishers to provide content items to users who meet targeting criteria of the content items, an exchange server aggregates data about the users. The exchange server receives user data from two or more sources, including a social... Agent:

20150100432 - Using semantic analysis to enhance personalized documents in a variable data marketing campaign: A system generates variable data documents, such as those that may be used in a marketing campaign, each of which contains content that is selected specifically for the document's recipient. The system uses a document template that includes dynamic element fields. Some of the dynamic element fields will be populated... Agent: Xerox Corporation

20150100434 - Bartering content for application developers: Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for bartering content. The system adds a first application to a bartering network, the bartering network including applications for exchanging objects, each of the objects including content associated with a specific application and available for integration into a different application. The system then assigns... Agent: Apple Inc.

20150100433 - Online reservation system for local pickup of products across multiple retailers: Systems and related methods are disclosed that provide an electronic commerce and communication system that includes real-time product inventory information to enable a customer-driven experience for reservation of products. An electronic commerce exchange is provided that permits customers to browse, search, and reserve products for in-store pickup across multiple merchants,... Agent: Retailigence Corporation

20150100435 - Methods and systems for managing bids for online content based on merchant inventory levels: A method for managing bids for online content item for display to a consumer based on merchant inventory levels. The method includes receiving a plurality of bidding levels associated with a merchant's product. Each bidding level includes an inventory level and a bid price. The method also includes receiving, by... Agent: Google Inc.

20150100436 - System and method for combining past user events with real-time user events to rapidly respond to advertising opportunities: A system and method for combining past user events with real-time user events to respond to advertising opportunities is disclosed. According to one embodiment, a computer-implemented method includes receiving a first plurality of user events that occurred within a first prior time period, receiving a second plurality of user events... Agent: Maxpoint Interactive, Inc.

20150100438 - Selecting among advertisements competing for a slot associated with electronic content delivered over a network based upon predicted latency: Methods and apparatuses for delivering advertisements with electronic content provided over a network and, more specifically, to techniques for selecting among advertisements that are competing for a slot associated with electronic content that is to be delivered over a network, are presented herein. Selecting among advertisements that are competing for... Agent:

20150100437 - Techniques for organizing and presenting deal content: Techniques for organizing and presenting deals/commercial offers received by users in emails are provided. Emails directed to a user that contain commercial offers for the user are determined. The determined emails are stored in a deal folder for the user. A deal newsletter is generated that at least summarizes commercial... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.

20150100439 - Workflow system: A workflow system for streamlining a sequence of connected steps between a plurality of parties in an organization, such as a restaurant. The parties have different, but interconnected roles. The communication system enables communication between the parties with wireless technology, such as radio frequency identification. Each party has a role... Agent:

20150100440 - Methods and systems related to a payment kiosk: Payment kiosk. At least some of the illustrative embodiments are methods including: obtaining information about a cash payment for services, the obtaining by a kiosk; receiving the cash payment from a user, the receiving by the kiosk; sending a request to a service provider of the services, the request to... Agent:

20150100441 - Retail engine for electronic smoking device: A retail system for electronic cigarettes includes a point-of-sale device configured to communicate with an electronic cigarette user, an electronic cigarette, an electronic cigarette charging pack, a mobile phone, and/or a vendor of electronic cigarettes.... Agent:

20150100442 - Systems and methods for providing enhanced point-of-sale services: Systems and methods are provided for identifying enhanced services for presentation to a user at a point-of-sale terminal. The disclosed embodiments include, for example, a system that may be configured to receive a request to authenticate a purchase transaction that identifies a financial service account and a point-of-sale terminal. The... Agent: The Toronto-dominion Bank

20150100443 - Systems and methods for providing enhanced point-of-sale services involving multiple financial entities: Systems and methods are provided for identifying enhanced services for presentation to a user at a point-of-sale terminal. The disclosed embodiments include, for example, a system that may be configured to receive a request to authenticate a purchase transaction that identifies a financial service account and a point-of-sale terminal. The... Agent: The Toronto-dominion Bank

20150100444 - Portable device for financial transactions: The invention relates to a portable device for financial transactions which can be used for safe payments and/or withdrawals of cash in real time and for other forms of credit and/or banking operations in general.... Agent: Fg S.r.l. Agenzia Finanziaria

20150100445 - Systems and methods for interaction with objects to implement a retail function: Systems and methods for interaction with objects to implement a retail function are disclosed. According to an aspect, a system may be implemented by a computing device and a wearable detection device. The detection device may obtain data associated with a user part and an object. For example, the detection... Agent: Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions Holdings Corporation

20150100446 - Apparatus, and associated method, for purchasing commerce item using bid solicitation: An apparatus, and an associated method, facilitates purchase of a commerce item by a prospective buyer. The prospective buyer submits information associated with a commerce item that the prospective buyer desires to sell. The information is posted, available to prospective sellers of the commerce item. The prospective sellers submit bids,... Agent:

20150100450 - Method and system for online auctions: An online auction system includes a host system which has at least one processor executing processor executable code, at least one non-transient memory communicating with the at least one processor and storing processor executable code, wherein the processor executable code when executed by the at least one processor, causes the... Agent:

20150100447 - System and method for selling items won in a bidding fee auction: A system for selling items won in an auction provides a bidding fee auction for an item and receives one or more bids for the item. The system determines a winning bidder based on the received one or more bids and generates a user interface providing the winning bidder a... Agent: Fleezip Inc.

20150100449 - Systems and methods for electronic auctions with a set number of bidders: An electronic auction server may be configured such that winners of an electronic auction session can obtain a bid item for less than the cost of buying the bid item on the open market (by paying a marketplace acquisition price). The electronic auction server can be configured to initiate an... Agent:

20150100448 - Vehicle auction tool with vehicle condition assessments: A method for buying and selling vehicles includes receiving information identifying a vehicle, retrieving condition data corresponding to the vehicle from a condition database, wherein a device inside the vehicle generates at least some of the condition data while the vehicle is being operated, and analyzing the condition data to... Agent: State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company

20150100460 - Arranging safe and convenient transactions: Systems and methods to arrange transactions are described. A transaction request may be received from transaction parties. The transaction request may include transaction data. Geographic region data associated with the transaction parties using the transaction data may be retrieved. A mutual geographic region based on the geographic region data may... Agent:

20150100461 - Robotic system controlled by multi participants: Mobile robotic system allows multiple users to visit authentic places without physically being there. Users with variable requirements are able to take part in controlling a single controllable device simultaneously; users take part in controlling robot's movement according to their interest. A system administrator selects and defines criteria for robot's... Agent:

20150100451 - Method and system for promoting online sales of fashion looks and items associated therewith: Techniques are disclosed for promoting online sales of fashion looks and items associated therewith. In some embodiments, a method includes, upon receiving a selection of an item from a user, displaying a second look in addition to a first look. The first and second looks respectively include the item, and... Agent:

20150100462 - Systems and methods to improve nutrition: Disclosed herein is a system and method to improve nutrition for humanity. The systems and methods to improve nutrition provide information systems for delivering nutritional substances for consumption using information regarding source, preservation and storage information, transformation information, conditioning, consumer preference information, including information for tracking consumer's needs, nutrition, health... Agent:

20150100453 - Color indication: A system comprising a computer-readable storage medium storing at least one program and a computer-implemented method for providing applicability indicators using color are disclosed. An applicability indicator may provide a user with an indicator of the applicability of a particular item presented to the user in response to a search... Agent: Ebay Inc.

20150100455 - Fashion coordination assist device, fashion coordination assist system, fashion coordination assist method, and recording medium: The fashion coordination assist device including: a product information obtaining unit to obtain product information via a communication line; a coordination information providing unit to provide coordination information representing a combination of products to be worn by a user, on the basis of the product information obtained by the product... Agent:

20150100452 - Presentation of product recommendations based on social informatics: A method, system, and/or computer program product presents product recommendations based on input derived from a user's social network. A description of a product selected for purchase by a user is received. A social networking site is searched for information relevant to a characterization the product. The relevant information is... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100454 - Presentation of product recommendations based on social informatics: A method, system, and/or computer program product presents product recommendations based on input derived from a user's social network. A description of a product selected for purchase by a user is received. A social networking site is searched for information relevant to a characterization the product. The relevant information is... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation

20150100456 - Systems and methods for identifying product recommendations based on investment portfolio data: The disclosed embodiments include, for example, systems and methods for providing recommendations of one or more alternative products to a user based on investment portfolio data. In one aspect, the disclosed embodiments may include a system that is configured to receive an identifier of a product prior to a purchase... Agent: The Toronto-dominion Bank

20150100457 - Prompt, detailed rating of goods and services with delayed feedback: Methods and systems are provided for giving prompt, detailed ratings feedback (e.g., as a purchase is being made or a user is shopping or dining with a merchant) that can be subjected to a controlled delay in sending the actual feedback to merchants. “Merchant” is used in a general sense... Agent:

20150100459 - Systems and methods for using a social networking system to add products to shopping carts of third-party merchants: Embodiments of the present invention relate generally to marketing products through a social networking system. More specifically, one or more embodiments of the present invention relate to allowing social networking users to purchase products through the social networking system and to add products to shopping carts associated with third-party merchants.... Agent: Facebook, Inc.

20150100458 - Systems and methods for using a social networking system to purchase products: Embodiments of the present invention relate generally to marketing products through a social networking system. More specifically, one or more embodiments of the present invention relate to allowing social networking users to purchase products through the social networking system and to add products to shopping carts associated with third-party merchants.... Agent: Facebook, Inc.

20150100463 - Collaborative home retailing system: A handheld device operable to connect to a data communication network, wherein the device comprises: a screen, a user input device, and a controller adapted to form or change a group that includes the device and at least one other handheld device and adopt a leader device or follower device... Agent:

20150100464 - Information displaying apparatus and method of object: During shopping, a customer usually needs a shop clerk to provide a consulting service for understanding product information. However, a selling approach of the shop clerk may cause the customer to feel pressure. Moreover, due to the limited space, it is impossible to lay out all products in the store... Agent: Utechzone Co., Ltd.

20150100465 - High volume consumer e-commerce: Disclosed are methods for managing inventory in e-commerce. A method may be provided that may include segmenting a quantity of a specific product in inventory into a plurality of inventory leases having a smaller quantity of the specific product. A lease management server may distribute at least one inventory lease.... Agent: Google Inc.

20150100466 - Information processing system and recording device: An energy event recording apparatus is mounted on each of a plurality of equipment installed at a business facility. When a change in the amount of the flow or stock of energy is detected in the apparatus mounted, each of a plurality of the energy event recording apparatuses records journal... Agent:

20150100467 - Analyzing transaction item-identifying data to determine which items in the transaction to assign to individuals of a group associated with the transaction: Apparatus, methods, and computer program products are described for automatically determining which individual, from amongst a group of individuals, for example, a household, should be assigned which items in a transaction for the purpose of assessing budget for the group on a per-individual level. Transaction item-identifying data, such as an... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation

20150100469 - Amateur athlete compensation product using residual value: A computer-implemented method including, retrieving information indicative of aggregate income that is attributable to a plurality of collegiate sports teams and income that is attributable to a particular collegiate sports team in the plurality, and for the particular collegiate sports team, determining an athlete residual value that is at least... Agent:

20150100468 - E-receipt generation for online banking transactions: Embodiments of the invention relate to systems, methods, and computer program products for generating an e-receipt for an online banking transaction. The system, method, and computer program product are configured to receive an unstructured e-receipt from a financial institution, the unstructured e-receipt including parameters of an online banking transaction; identify... Agent:

20150100470 - Systems and methods for parsing unknown codes obtained from a customizable spreadsheet application interface: An improvement in a customizable spreadsheet application is provided. The improvement preferably provides an interface between the customizable spreadsheet application and a third party financial institution application. The improvement preferably includes an application programming interface (“API”) that is configured to receive a Bank Administration Institute, version 2 (“BAI2”) file. The... Agent:

20150100518 - Administering a cycle-based collared investment option: A system for administering a cycle-based collared investment option may include a processor, memory, and an application stored in memory. The application may be executable by the processor to receive a cycle order. The cycle order may include investment data and a plurality of cycle parameters. The application may further... Agent:

20150100517 - Providing a guarantee associated with an investment: According to one embodiment, a system includes one or more processors operable to receive data indicative of an account associated with one or more investments by an investor in a target date fund. The processors are further operable to calculate a plurality of premium amounts for a plurality of negative... Agent:

20150100519 - Systems and methods for identifying product recommendations based on investment portfolio data: The disclosed embodiments include, for example, systems and methods for providing recommendations of one or more alternative products to a user based on investment portfolio data. In one aspect, the disclosed embodiments may include a system that is configured to obtain information associated with one or more products of interest... Agent: The Toronto-dominion Bank

20150100471 - Composite public cloud, method and system: A composite public cloud enables an automated marketplace system for, selling and trading of computational resources by aggregating available compute resources so that buyers are automatically matched with sellers. A listing of compute resources available on a prospective seller's system and bids by prospective buyers for resources offered is maintained.... Agent:

20150100472 - Process and apparatus for conducting auctions over electronic networks: An apparatus and process for conducting auctions, specifically municipal bond auctions, over electronic networks, particularly the Internet, is disclosed. The auctioneer maintains a web site from which information about bonds to be auctioned can be obtained. A user participates in the auction by accessing the web site via a conventional... Agent:

20150100473 - Credit through unstructured supplementary service data: Methods and systems for providing credit through USSD are described. A user dials a short USSD code onto his or her mobile device, and is prompted to enter an authentication code to confirm his or her identity. Once authenticated, the user is presented with a USSD menu that includes an... Agent:

20150100474 - Internet rosca data processing method: An Internet Rosca data processing method, including the following steps executed by a server: (A) receiving a plurality of first instructions transmitted by a plurality of user terminals so that a plurality of members are added into a Rosca set that includes a plurality of Rosca groups; (B) classifying the... Agent:

20150100475 - System and method for managing payday accounts over a mobile network: Exemplary systems and methods of the disclosure are directed to managing payday accounts over a mobile network. The system includes at least one mobile computing device and at least one host computing device. The mobile computing device is associated with a customer and configured to retrieve customer account information from... Agent: Dollar Financial Group, Inc.

20150100478 - Communication device interface for monetary transfers through a displayable contact list: There is provided systems and method for a communication device interface for monetary transfers through a displayable contact list. A user may import contacts from a contact list application, a social networking service, a user account with a payment provider, and/or another contact source into a communication device, such as... Agent:

20150100476 - Computer-based method for making an in-game purchase from an independent electronic data processing unit: A computer-based method for making an in-game purchase from an independent electronic data processing unit. The computer-based method may comprise the steps of: providing a server application configured to run on a server, a first application configured to run on a first electronic data processing unit, and a second application... Agent: Xsolla (usa) Inc.

20150100480 - Currency recycler: A non-transitory, computer readable storage medium storing a program for processing financial transactions of a retailer at a currency recycler having a housing, a processor located within the housing, and a currency routing assembly disposed within the housing to move currency to at least one stacker, includes the step of... Agent:

20150100479 - System for monitoring the compliance relationships of banking entities with validation, rerouting, and fee determination of financial transactions: A system and method for validating a given wire or financial transaction to determine if the destination bank or any connecting or correspondent banks have a direct or indirect relationship with an illicit entity and, if an illicit relationship is identified, the system attempts to reroute the transaction along a... Agent:

20150100477 - Systems and methods for providing tokenized transaction accounts: The disclosed embodiments include methods and systems for providing tokenized transaction accounts. In one embodiment, a computer-implemented method is provided that may include generating, by one or more processors, a first tokenized transaction account from a first transaction account associated with a first user. The method may also include providing... Agent:

20150100481 - Apparatus, method, and computer program product for tender type scaling using an on-line bill payment platform: Access is obtained to a database of transactions in an electronic bill payment system connecting a plurality of customers with a plurality of billers. At least some of the billers are payment card issuers. A subset of records in the database, associated with a subset of the customers in a... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated

20150100483 - Method and system of using smartlinks for constituent/consumer data updating: Provided is a method and system for processing information, including receiving, by an electronic circuit of a mobile communication device, a information notification for a customer by a short message service (SMS) message, the information notification including an online information URL personalized to uniquely identify the customer. Next, the online... Agent:

20150100482 - Payment tree: In an example embodiment, a group of local trusted devices is formed based, at least in part, on locations of a plurality of devices. Then a payment tree is presented in a user interface of a first device in the group of local trusted devices, the payment tree including a... Agent: Ebay Inc.

20150100485 - Biometric confirmation for bank card transaction: A device and method for biometric authentication of ownership of a bank card, including: (a) a smart card reader adapted to communicate with a smart chip operationally coupled to the bank card; and (b) a biometric sampler, configured to collect biometric sample data from a user of the bank card,... Agent:

20150100487 - Multi factor authentication rule-based intelligent bank cards: System, method, and computer program product to implement four factor authentication rule-based intelligent bank cards, by receiving valid authentication information for a card associated with an account, verifying that a captured image of a person presenting the card matches an image of an authorized user of the account, analyzing the... Agent:

20150100484 - Safety cover design for financial transaction device: The present invention is a safety covering design for financial transaction device, simply constructing specific solid connection between boards by the pressure formed after assembly. The pressure is formed with assembly and constructing connection of units, so illegally penetration can be easily detected, because the pressure is released by disassembly... Agent: Castles Technology Co., Ltd.

20150100486 - System and method for automatically enrollng an item in a virtual wallet: Systems and methods for enrolling one or more items into a virtual wallet are provided. A transaction message for a transaction is received. The transaction message includes information associated with the one or more items and a primary payment card associated with a user. The information associated with the one... Agent:

20150100488 - System, devices, and method to automatically launch an application on a mobile computing device based on a near-field communication data exchange: A novel system, methodology and devices to conduct financial and other transactions using a wireless device with a near-field communication (NFC) module. Credentials may be selectively issued by issuers such as credit card companies, banks, and merchants to a mobile device permitting the consumer to conduct a transaction according to... Agent:

20150100489 - Banking apparatus with deposit accepting device: An automated banking machine that includes a check acceptor that is operative to receive checks from authorized machine users. The check acceptor is operable to continuously move a received check along its transport path while simultaneously rotationally orienting the check into alignment with the transport path. A check determined not... Agent:

20150100491 - Broker-mediated payment systems and methods: In certain embodiments of systems and methods for conducting payment transactions between a payer and a payee, the payer selects one or more payment sources from various funding sources and accounts available to the payer, and instructs a payment broker's server to perform payment authorization and/or payment making, causing to... Agent:

20150100490 - Computer-based method for linking user account information from a mobile computing device: A computer-based method for linking user account information for making future payments. The method may comprise the steps of: providing an application and a server application; displaying the application through a display screen and prompting the user to input a phone number of a mobile computing device into the application... Agent: Xsolla (usa) Inc.

20150100492 - Wireless payment with a portable device: A portable device receives an account information request signal from a merchant machine. The portable device transmits a response message to the merchant machine. The response message comprises the account information for a purchase. The portable device transmits a first message to an account server. The first message comprises a... Agent:

20150100493 - Eyewatch credit card fraud prevention system: A method of credit card fraud prevention, utilizing the iris scan image converted to an encrypted mathematical value as stated above, as a means of authentication and identification prior to the authorization of the credit card transaction. The iris scan methodology in this present invention can be used for point-of-sale... Agent:

20150100494 - Point transaction system and method for mobile communication device: A point transaction system and method for mobile communication device is provided. The system includes at least an encryption chip, a plurality of function menu defined in the encryption chip, a plurality of storage devices and at least a point unit, where the encryption chip is integrated with the SIM... Agent: A-men Technology Corporation

20150100495 - Systems and methods for providing tokenized transaction accounts: The disclosed embodiments include methods and systems for providing tokenized transaction accounts. In one embodiment, a computer-implemented method is provided that may include generating, by one or more processors, a first tokenized transaction account from a first transaction account associated with a first user. The method may also include providing... Agent: The Toronto-dominion Bank

20150100496 - Switching system able to prevent fraud from falsified digital information: The present invention is a switching system able to prevent fraud from falsified digital information, generally installed into card reader device, wherein the card reader device can read integrated circuit card. The switch system can provide safe financial transaction during advertisement broadcasting, and resume advertisement broadcasting after transaction. The transaction... Agent: Castles Technology Co., Ltd

20150100497 - Article and method for transaction irregularity detection: Articles and methods for transaction irregularity detection are disclosed. In one example, the article discloses: a memory including a record of a last-reported security-device transaction with the security-device, and including a last-reported transaction counter value associated with the last-reported security-device transaction; a previous device identifier; a record of the previous... Agent: Nxp B.v.

20150100498 - Secure passcode entry user interface: A method for secure passcode entry is disclosed. The method, in one embodiment, includes: receiving a request for authenticating a user; in response to the request, generating a passcode entry interface including buttons corresponding to character options for composing a passcode entry, wherein the passcode entry interface is used to... Agent:

20150100499 - Method, apparatus, and system for performing wireless transactions with near-field communication (nfc) set up: An apparatus, system and methodology for establishing a wireless communications link using a wireless device are provided. A computing device includes a wallet application for completing transactions based on wireless data communications between the computing device and at least one external electronic device. The computing device includes a short-range radio... Agent:

20150100500 - Best offer immediate pay feature: A method of handling negotiations between a seller of an item and prospective buyers of the item is disclosed. A first offer for the item is received. The first offer includes a first item price and a first item quantity. A second offer for the item is received. The second... Agent:

20150100502 - System and method for pitching and evaluating scripts: A computer implemented system and method used to facilitate the upload, evaluation, and submission of a script is disclosed. The system and method include a first server, the first server configured to receive a script uploaded by a user, and a processor, either associated with the server or operably connected... Agent:

20150100501 - System and method to provide collaboration tagging for verification and viral adoption: A verticalized collaborative network system for eliciting collaborative participation for a project that includes a communications module to establish communications with verified collaborators and candidate collaborators, a collaborative tagging module to process project and candidate collaborator information identifying potential participants corresponding to the project and their respective contact information, and... Agent:

20150100503 - Systems and methods for enterprise management using contextual graphs: The disclosed technology provides a unified collaborative tool and workspace to access people, content, and tools within the context of completing a project or task. The system streamlines the way that projects or tasks get done, while providing a system of record for the project or task that is neatly... Agent:

20150100504 - Systems and methods to assess the condition of a vehicle: A computer-implemented method includes receiving a vehicle condition query via a computer network and retrieving condition data corresponding to a vehicle from a vehicle condition database. Further, the method includes determining a condition of the vehicle based on a collective analysis of the condition data, wherein the condition of the... Agent: State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company

20150100506 - Systems and methods to report vehicle ownership information: A method for reporting vehicle ownership information includes receiving an enrollment from a customer, wherein the enrollment includes information identifying a vehicle and retrieving a plurality of condition data corresponding to the vehicle from one or more databases. The method further includes analyzing the existing condition data and the additional... Agent: State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company

20150100505 - Vehicle sharing tool based on vehicle condition assessments: A method for assessing an operator of a shared vehicle includes receiving a vehicle operator enrollment from a user, wherein the vehicle operator enrollment includes: (i) information identifying a vehicle operated by the user, and (ii) information identifying a shared vehicle. Further, the method includes retrieving condition data corresponding to... Agent: State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company

20150100507 - Domain protected marks list service: A domain protected marks list (DPML) blocks domain name registrations that contain validly registered trademarks. When a request is received from a requestor for a DPML registration for a string comprising a trademark, it is verified to ensure the validity of the trademark and to further ensure that a prior... Agent:

20150100508 - Systems and methods to assess the condition of a property: A method for reporting property ownership information includes receiving an enrollment from a customer and retrieving existing condition data corresponding to the property from a condition database. Further, the method includes gathering additional condition data corresponding to the property and analyzing the existing condition data and the additional condition data... Agent: State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company

20150100509 - Systems and methods for enhancing user engagement: Methods and systems are provided for enhancing user engagement in a social network computing environment by using affinity indices to track the interaction among posts, topics, users, groups, and experts, and populating displays on user, group, and topic pages using the affinity indices.... Agent:

20150100510 - Finding suitable jobs using a job website: A repository of job postings organized with multiple dimensions is maintained, with each job posting being associated with values for one or more dimensions. A corresponding group of values for each of a set of dimensions are identified such that each value has at least one available job posting in... Agent:

20150100511 - System and method for recruitment: A recruitment system (100) and method are provided, The recruitment system (100) includes a database (110) and a server (108) operatively coupled to the database, wherein the server (108) includes a recruitment processing application (112). The recruitment processing application (112) is configured to receive notice period information corresponding to job... Agent: Abhiman Technologies Private Limited

20150100512 - Detecting and engaging participants in an online course that are otherwise not likely to continue to attend the online course: A method and apparatus for detecting and engaging participants in an online course that are not likely to attend the online course, is presented herein. Participants in an online course are responsible for attending the course by downloading instructional material and completing assignments through an online forum. Attending the online... Agent: Apollo Group, Inc.

20150100513 - Customer controlled management of shipments: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for customer controlled management of shipments. For example, customers can define handling identifiers to determine how items should be handled based on the handling identifier. Further, customers can define refund classifications to determine when refunds should be initiated.... Agent: United Parcel Service Of America, Inc.

20150100514 - Customer controlled management of shipments: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for customer controlled management of shipments. For example, customers can define handling identifiers to determine how items should be handled based on the handling identifier. Further, customers can define refund classifications to determine when refunds should be initiated.... Agent: United Parcel Service Of America, Inc.

20150100515 - Customer data unification: The present subject matter discloses a customer data unification system, implemented in a big data platform, for unification of customer data. In an embodiment, the customer data unification system includes a data operation module and an identity resolution module, both coupled to a processor. The data operation module obtains organizational... Agent:

20150100516 - Method of analyzing and scoring cosmetic products: A method, apparatus, and computer readable storage medium to implement a cosmetic product data warehouse and rating system. Cosmetic products can be analyzed by a laboratory for their chemical contents and such data can be stored on a secure computer database. A certification authority can retrieve the contents and perform... Agent:

  
  
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