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05/28/2015 > 202 patent applications in 89 patent subcategories.
20150149191 - Apparatus and method for matching large-scale biomedical ontologies: An ontology matching apparatus for large-scale biomedical ontologies according to the present invention is provided, and the ontology matching apparatus includes a preprocessing unit configured to classify received candidate ontologies into one or more ontology subsets to generate ontology subsets, a distribution processing unit configured to divide the generated ontology... Agent: University-industry Cooperation Group Of Kyung Hee University
20150149196 - Cloud-based clinical information systems and methods of use: An example method includes monitoring healthcare information employed by a local information system of a first healthcare entity via an edge device located at a facility of the first healthcare entity and in communication with a local information system. The edge device is to implement a local cloud system. The... Agent:
20150149199 - Integrated point of care and home medication delivery method: A method for supplying a prescribed medication to a patient. A medication prescription order and information on a patient is sent by an authorized person in a medical office to a PPC for verification of insurance and billing information. Alternatively, the information may be sent to a PDU in the... Agent:
20150149202 - Medical advice via the internet: An Internet site provides medical advice to users. Accurate data collection and a summary of medical information is constructed by using a combination of Virtual Resources, pre-determined questions/questioning provided by physician moderators, and confirmatory patient data to provide a differential diagnosis based on a statistical likelihood of diagnosis as determined... Agent:
20150149198 - Method and apparatus to synchronize drug information: Devices of a networked system for transmitting communications at a healthcare institution, including drug labeling and formulary management devices, can be updated by supplementing received drug information with drug information from a similar drug already in the formulary. The received drug information is compared with other drugs already in the... Agent:
20150149189 - Methods and apparatus for establishing a healthcare data interface using a practice management system: Methods and apparatus for establishing a healthcare data interface for a healthcare provider associated with a practice management system, wherein the healthcare data interface is established between the practice management system and a healthcare trading partner to enable electronic transmission of data between the practice management system and the healthcare... Agent: Athenahealth, Inc.
20150149197 - System and method for medical billing systems to submit transactions for services covered under pharmacy benefits: A system and method for medical offices and other non-pharmacy providers using management systems or other billing systems based on the ASC X12 transaction standards to perform eligibility transactions, perform benefit predetermination transactions and to submit claims to pharmacy insurance companies or their pharmacy benefit managers that must receive the... Agent:
20150149201 - System and method for remote encounter and status assessment using parallel data and voice communication paths: A system and method for providing remote encounter and status assessment, such as a health care encounter for remote patients is provided. The system includes a patient's mobile device and a health care provider's mobile device, both coupled to a network for providing voice and data transfer therebetween. A body... Agent:
20150149188 - System and methods of obtaining reimbursements for patient treatment: A method of selecting a dressing for treating a patient's malady includes providing a database of medical instrumentalities and medical instrumentality information corresponding to each medical instrumentality, the medical instrumentality information including an indication of whether the medical instrumentality is reimbursable. The method also includes observing a patient's malady, recording... Agent: Global Health Products, Inc.
20150149194 - Systems and methods for evaluating medical billing: Systems and methods for providing medical information are provided in which a medical bill and line items summarized by the bill are received from a care provider. A revenue code in the bill and a subset of line items associated with it is identified. Respective line items are matched to... Agent: Corvel Corporation
20150149200 - Systems and methods for providing customized therapeutic presentations: Systems and methods are provided for providing a personalized therapeutic presentation. A system includes a treatment presentation data store configured to store one or more data structures associated with a personalized therapeutic presentation for a client, where the one or more data structures include client biographic data, client symptom data,... Agent:
20150149193 - Systems and methods for workflow modification through metric analysis: An example system to manage a radiologist workflow includes a first interface to monitor a distribution status of at least one medical exam. The medical exam is to be at least one of automatically allocated or assigned to an examiner work queue based on one or more rules. The example... Agent: General Electric Company
20150149190 - Systems and methods to facilitate locking medical exams in a healthcare system: Example systems, methods and machine readable storage media to facilitate locking medical exams in a healthcare system are disclosed herein. An example method for locking a medical exam in a workflow queue for a clinical user includes authenticating the clinical user during a user session. The example method also includes... Agent: General Electric Company
20150149192 - Systems and methods to optimize radiology exam distribution: Example methods, systems, and computer readable media are disclosed to allocate a medical exam. An example method includes identifying an exam characteristic associated with the medical exam. The example method includes determining a plurality of allocation scores for a plurality of radiologists by comparing the exam characteristic to a radiologist... Agent: General Electric Company
20150149195 - Web-based interactive radiographic study session and interface: An interactive radiographic study session and method of invoking the session are disclosed. The radiographic study includes one or more radiographic images viewed on a computer monitor or other display-type device. The interactive radiographic study session enables a radiologist to share a view of the radiographic study with one or... Agent:
20150149216 - Biological information measuring apparatus, biological information measuring system, individual registration information registering method, and program: A biological information measuring apparatus includes: an individual information storage unit configured to store individual information for a plurality of persons in which individual registration information and biological information are associated; a transmission request reception unit configured to receive a transmission request of the individual registration information; an individual registration... Agent: Tanita Corporation
20150149214 - Clinical information display apparatus, method and program: When plural clinical-items are classified as a major clinical-item or as a related clinical-item and clinical-data of the major clinical-item or items are mainly displayed in initial display, whether each of related clinical-items includes clinical-data judged as data that need to be displayed is decided by judging whether each of... Agent: Fujifilm Corporation
20150149210 - Cloud-based clinical information systems and methods of use: An example method includes storing healthcare information related to a patient on the cloud-based clinical information system and determining if a first local information system of a first healthcare entity includes a first existing patient record associated with the patient. The example method also includes communicating a first command from... Agent:
20150149211 - Cloud-based clinical information systems and methods of use: An example method includes receiving patient information in a cloud-based clinical information system from a first healthcare entity registered with the cloud-based clinical information system as a first entity type of a plurality of hierarchically organized entity types. The example method also includes storing a contractual agreement between the first... Agent:
20150149207 - Health information prescription: Certain examples provide systems, method, and computer-readable media to facilitate a health information prescription and associated interaction. An example method includes generating, at a health provider system, a prescription for a patient including an information component, the information component instructing monitoring of patient data at a frequency using at least... Agent: General Electric Company
20150149205 - Integrated clinical decision supporting system and method: Integrated clinical decision supporting system and method are provided. The system includes a CDSS application terminal configured to consume a user's clinical information including medical data, social media data, and sensor measuring data, and transmit the collected user's clinical information, and an integrated clinical decision supporting apparatus configured to convert... Agent: University-industry Cooperation Group Of Kyung Hee University
20150149213 - Medical care information display control apparatus, method, and medium: A medical care information display control apparatus, including a medical care item selection receiving unit that receives a selection of any of a plurality of medical care items, a medical care item sorting unit that sorts out a medical care item having medical care data with values that satisfy a... Agent: Fujifilm Corporation
20150149203 - Medical event tracking system: A medical event tracking system includes memory which stores instructions for detecting new records in a personal health record of a single individual, identifying one of the new records that refers to an event for which an action is to be performed by at least one of the individual and... Agent: Xerox Corporation
20150149204 - Method and system for integrating medical data with transaction data while maintaining consumer privacy: A method for linking medical data to transaction history includes: storing, in a database, a plurality of consumer profiles, wherein each consumer profile includes data related to a consumer including at least a plurality of consumer characteristics and a plurality of transaction data entries, each transaction data entry corresponding to... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150149217 - Method and system for real time visualization of individual health condition on a mobile device: A method and technology to display 3D graphical output for a user using body sensor data, personal medical data in real time is disclosed. A consolidated methodology to bring user meaningful life information based on real-time sensor results, analysis, expert Q&As, “What if” scenarios and future emulation all in one... Agent:
20150149212 - Patient information interface: Examples of the present disclosure may include methods, systems, and computer readable media with executable instructions. An example method for providing a patient information interface can include accessing patient health record (PHR) information for a particular patient, and referencing medical care guideline information. A medical process associated with the particular... Agent:
20150149209 - Remote/local reference sharing and resolution: Certain examples provide systems, methods, and apparatus for decentralized cross-enterprise interaction between clinical systems. An example method includes receiving, from a user at a first clinical information system in a first enterprise, a request for content. The example method includes identifying a target system for the requested content. The example... Agent: General Electric Company
20150149215 - System and method to detect and visualize finding-specific suggestions and pertinent patient information in radiology workflow: A system for detecting and visualizing finding-specific suggestion and information includes a clinical database storing one or more clinical documents including clinical data. A natural language processing engine processes the clinical documents to detect clinical data pertinent to a patient. A context extraction and classification engine extracts clinical findings from... Agent:
20150149208 - System for anonymizing and aggregating protected health information: A patient anonymizing system includes a plurality of hashing appliances and data sources. Each appliance receives medical records containing at least confidential protected health information (PHI). A salt value is appended to each confidential PHI, and a hash is generated, which replaces the confidential PHI to generate an anonymized record.... Agent:
20150149206 - Systems and methods for intelligent radiology work allocation: An example system to distribute a medical exam to an examiner includes a first interface to display a medical exam identifier associated with a medical exam stored in a patient record database and an examiner availability indicator to be displayed via the first interface. The examiner availability indicator is to... Agent: General Electric Company
20150149218 - Detection system for analyzing crash events and methods of the same: Method for analyzing a crash event. The method may comprise receiving an acceleration of a vehicle over a predetermined length of time, the vehicle involved in the crash event, determining a change in velocity of the vehicle based on the acceleration, determining vehicle information relating to the vehicle involved in... Agent:
20150149219 - Methods using a mobile device to provide data for insurance premiums to a remote computer: A method for providing vehicle operation data to a remote computer or server for calculation of a vehicle insurance premium for a period of time based at least in part on collected vehicle operation data, wherein the method includes steps of: collecting vehicle operation data via a mobile device while... Agent:
20150149222 - Booking method and system: The invention relates to a method and system for booking reservations in a booking system and synchronizing bookings among several booking systems. The system comprises at least one booking system; at least one service provider; a mediator service; a client, and at least one client terminal device that can be... Agent:
20150149220 - Methods and procedures for a travel assistance platform: A system and method for providing travel assistance and travel event processing. Travel events may include, for example, a cancellation associated with a travel reservation, a delay associated with a travel reservation, a timing change associated with a travel reservation, a travel reservation transaction, an environmental change potentially affecting travel,... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20150149221 - Methods and systems for charging electric vehicles: A charging service for electric vehicles is provided. The charging service may allow electric vehicles to be charged when certain conditions are met (e.g., at certain times, when certain battery charge levels are reached, when located at certain sites, etc.), without users of these electric vehicles having to charge the... Agent:
20150149224 - Iterative method, system, and user interface for analysis, pattern detection, predictive modeling, and continuous improvement of quality, health, safety, and environmental (qhse) operations: Disclosed is an iterative method, system, and user interface for analysis, pattern detection, and predictive modeling of quality, health, safety, and environmental (QHSE) from multiple, disparate sources. This iterative method, system, and user interface makes use of user generated qualitative and quantitative data from multiple quality, health, safety, and environmental... Agent:
20150149223 - Motivation management device, motivation management method, and computer-readable recording medium: A motivation management device 1 includes: a motivator calculation unit 2 that acquires positional information of a target employee and other employees and utterance information of the target employee and the other employees, and calculates a degree of a motivator as a factor of a motivation of the target employee,... Agent:
20150149225 - Automatically determining targeted investigations on service delivery incidents: Methods, systems, and articles of manufacture for automatically determining targeted investigations on service delivery incidents are provided herein. A method includes creating an incident profile for a given set of incidents, wherein the incident profile comprises one or more details associated with the given set of incidents; matching the created... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150149226 - Automated notification systems and methods that communicate advertisement related information based upon personal profiles: Systems and methods are disclosed for automated computer based notification systems. A representative method, among others that are disclosed herein, can be broadly summarized by the following steps: monitoring travel or location information of a mobile thing (MT) that is destined to pickup or deliver a good or service at... Agent:
20150149227 - Providing a task notification based on a dynamic attribute of an entity: Methods and apparatus related to providing an indication to a user that a task may be completed based on the values of one or more dynamic attributes of an entity related to the task. An entity is determined based on information that is associated with the task. An indication related... Agent: Google Inc.
20150149228 - Personal data lending system and method: A personal data lending system and method. Data may be generated by a communication device for transmission to another communication device. The data may be contact or scheduling data. The owner can selectively choose to share portions of the data. The data remains in control of the owner even after... Agent: U-seeme, Inc.
20150149229 - Travel plan apparatus, method and storage media: A travel plan apparatus, method, and a storage media are provided. The travel plan method includes: providing tourist attractions, travel days and travel configurations; determining at least one candidate hotel according to hotel configuration of the travel configurations; determining groups according to at least one candidate hotel and the travel... Agent: Institute For Information Industry
20150149232 - Method and system for scheduling an event at a computing device: A method and system for scheduling an event at a computing device is described herein. The method includes the steps of receiving an event request at the computing device and—in response to the reception of the event request—presenting at least one event parameter. The method also includes the steps of... Agent:
20150149230 - Playdate scheduling system: A social scheduling system includes member profile information. Each member profile includes information about a member and one or more of the member's associated entities. For example, a member/associated entity pair may be parent/child. In some embodiments, the system may allow a host to create an event invitation that includes... Agent:
20150149231 - System and method for auto detecting and informing missing meeting attendees to join a meeting: Embodiments are provided for detecting and handling missing meeting attendees. The embodiments include mechanisms to detect and notify missing attendees to join a meeting, and inform a meeting organizer of the status of missing attendees. The missing attendees are detected using user equipment (UE) and location determining technology. Additionally, UE... Agent:
20150149233 - Supply chain network strategic design system: A system is provided that designs a supply chain network. The system identifies a service level agreement metric definition. The system further generates a grid including cells, where the grid is located over a representation of a geographical region. The system further computes a service level agreement metric for each... Agent: Oracle International Corporation
20150149234 - Systems and methods for airline fleet retirement prediction: Systems and methods for airline fleet retirement prediction are provided. One methods includes obtaining market information for the airline that defines at least one market for the airline, determining a plurality of aircraft types (priority groupings) for the airline within the at least one market to define an airline fleet... Agent: General Electric Company
20150149238 - Job site material tracking and discrepancy reconciliation: Utilities designed to track and report on numerous aspects of the movement of assets from an organization and/or customer's location to one or more job sites of a project and vice versa to allow the organization and/or customer(s) to monitor such asset movements. Broadly, the utilities employ a number of... Agent:
20150149236 - Merchant action recommendation system: Systems and methods for recommending merchant actions include a physical merchant location having a plurality of beacon devices. A system provider device receives a plurality of first location information from the plurality of beacon devices that is collected from a customer beacon communication device that is associated with a customer.... Agent:
20150149235 - Methods and systems to improve a quality of data employed by a healthcare analytics system: An example method disclosed herein includes receiving a data submission in a healthcare analytics system. The healthcare analytics system is to generate an analytic solution based on the data submission. The example method also includes determining, by the healthcare analytics system, an opportunity to improve a quality of data to... Agent: General Electric Company
20150149237 - Systems and methods to improve sales effectiveness utilizing a moving, contextually relevant navigator to guide sales representatives in prospect communications based on prospect's digital and conversational behavior and organization's best sales practice: Systems and methods to optimize sales performance operating in the manner a sales rep works: capturing prospect interactions real-time, providing a navigation tool and talking points to facilitate timely and relevant communications, and automatically updating Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and other systems—enabling users to effectively execute sales strategies. Prospect interactions... Agent:
20150149240 - Identifying control improvement opportunities for key processes: Embodiments of the invention are directed to apparatus, methods, and computer program products for identifying process control gaps and process control improvement opportunities in a financial institution. The present invention leverages both Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA), specifically implementation of a risk priority number/score and Federal Financial Institution Examination... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation
20150149242 - Methods, apparatus, and systems for acquiring an enhanced positive response for underground facility locate and marking operations based on an electronic manifest documenting physical locate marks on ground, pavement, or other surface: A positive response notification to provide information regarding locate and/or marking operations for underground facilities may include time-stamp information to provide proof of a time at which the locate and/or marking operation was completed by a locate technician, and/or place-stamp information to provide proof of a presence of the locate... Agent:
20150149241 - Scenario state processing systems and methods for operation within a grid computing environment: Systems and methods are provided for generating multiple system state projections for one or more scenarios using a grid computing environment. A central coordinator software component executes on a root data processor and provides commands and data to a plurality of node coordinator software components. A node coordinator software component... Agent:
20150149239 - Technology element risk analysis: A quantitative approach to analytically assess technical elements within a system design. Numerical analysis and sorting is performed across the technical elements. Risk analysis is performed by evaluating criteria and ranking the evaluated criteria. The ranking criteria are placed into groups, with the groups identifying area that will be mitigated... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150149243 - Method and system for distributing consumer analytics to a point of sale device: A method for distributing consumer analytics to a point-of-sale device includes: storing a plurality of consumer profiles, each profile including data related to a consumer including a consumer identifier associated with the related consumer, a plurality of consumer characteristics, and a plurality of transaction data entries, each entry corresponding to... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150149244 - Method and system for integrating biometric data with transaction data: A method for linking biometric data to transaction history includes: storing, in a database, a plurality of consumer profiles, wherein each consumer profile includes data related to a consumer including at least a plurality of consumer characteristics and a plurality of transaction data entries, each transaction data entry corresponding to... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150149248 - Information processing device, information processing method, and program: An information processing device which selects a set of items to be recommended for a user out of a set of items. The information processing device includes: (a) a selection unit which: (i) calculates priority which is high in the case of a high score of an item itself and... Agent:
20150149245 - Method and apparatus for determining presence: A system that incorporates teachings of the present disclosure may include, for example, determining a first linear model and a first log-linear model according to first explanatory variables and a first plurality of occupancy estimates, determining a second linear model and a second log-linear model according to second explanatory variables... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp
20150149250 - Method, apparatus, and computer program product to ascertain supply and demand analytics and outputting events based on real-time data for proximity and movement of individuals and objects: A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided herein for ascertaining supply and demand analytics and outputting event. An example method comprises receiving blink data comprising at least a tag unique identifier from a tag, calculating, using a processor, tag location data, wherein the tag location data is based... Agent:
20150149249 - Methods and systems for energy arbitrage: A system and method are provided for performing energy arbitrage among different pre-defined regions. The system includes a plurality of power management devices within the different pre-defined regions to obtain power consumption data from corresponding customer facilities. An arbitrage server communicates with the plurality of power management devices and aggregates... Agent:
20150149246 - Projected maintenance revenue for future time periods: A computing device receives a first user input requesting an estimated revenue for a projected time period. The computing device receives a second user input. The computing device determines an expected revenue for the projected time period from new maintenance contracts and renewed maintenance contracts and an expected revenue for... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150149247 - System and method using multi-dimensional rating to determine an entity's future commercical viability: A method and system for determining an entity's future commercial viability which comprises: (a) using a first predictive modeling, determining a future commercial viability of the entity, the first predictive modeling is derived by identifying patterns in data and relating to predictive attributes, thereby generating a viability score; (b) using... Agent: The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation
20150149253 - Method and system for integrating device data with transaction data: A method for linking device data to transaction history includes: storing a plurality of consumer profiles, wherein each consumer profile includes data related to a consumer including at least a plurality of consumer characteristics and a plurality of transaction data entries, each transaction data entry corresponding to a payment transaction... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150149251 - Method and system for integrating phone numbers with transaction data: A method for linking phone data to transaction history includes: storing, in a database, a plurality of consumer profiles, wherein each consumer profile includes data related to a consumer including at least a plurality of consumer characteristics and plurality of transaction data entries, each transaction data entry corresponding to a... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150149252 - Psychographic analysis and classification system: A method for psychographically classifying a respondent based upon the respondents' health values. The method includes receiving a respondent's answers to a series of queries relating to health and analyzing the answers to determine a psychographic characteristic of the respondent. The method further includes providing information to the respondent based... Agent: C2b Solutions, LLC
20150149254 - Merchant action recommendation system: Systems and methods for recommending merchant actions include a physical merchant location having a plurality of beacon devices. A system provider device receives a plurality of first location information from the plurality of beacon devices that is collected from a customer beacon communication device that is associated with a customer.... Agent:
20150149255 - Robust pricing solution for products and services: In one embodiment, a computer-implemented method includes identifying a plurality of origin-destination (OD) pairs within a transportation network. A plurality of ranges for price elasticities may be calculated, where the ranges include at least one price elasticity range for each of the OD pairs, and where, for each OD pair,... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150149256 - System, method, and apparatus for settlement for participation in an electric power grid: Systems, methods, and apparatus embodiments for electric power grid and network registration and management of physical and financial settlement for participation of active grid elements in supply and/or curtailment of power. Settlement is provided for grid elements that participate in the electric power grid following initial registration of each grid... Agent: Causam Energy, Inc.
20150149258 - Enterprise performance management planning operations at an enterprise database: According to some embodiments, input data may be received from a data source in an enterprise database in accordance with an enterprise performance management planning model, stored by a processor at the enterprise database. An operation may then be performed on the input data to produce a result. The result... Agent:
20150149257 - Systems and methods for enterprise profit optimization: Systems and methods that provide profit optimization and give manufacturers adequate information and object data for making capital and strategic sales, operational, and procurement decisions. Disclosed are embodiments for comprehensive machine-executable decision-making systems that provide executives with tools that identify the best possible plan to optimize profits. The systems and... Agent:
20150149259 - Enterprise performance management planning model for an enterprise database: According to some embodiments, actual business data in an enterprise database may be used in accordance with an enterprise performance management planning model, stored and executed by a processor at the enterprise database, to automatically generate predicted business data. The predicted business data may then be stored in an instantiation... Agent:
20150149260 - Customer satisfaction prediction tool: A customer satisfaction prediction tool is usable to determine a point value for each of a plurality of leading and lagging service indicators associated with a plurality of service cases. The leading indicators may be based on currently open service cases and the lagging indicators may be based on closed... Agent: Brocade Communications System, Inc.
20150149261 - Measuring quality of content items presented by a digital magazine server: A digital magazine server determines a quality score for content items receiving less than a threshold amount of interactions from digital magazine server users. A distribution of quality scores for a content item is determined from quality scores of content items having one or more characteristics matching characteristics of the... Agent: Flipboard, Inc.
20150149262 - A system for setting a delivery count rank: A system is provided for setting an appropriate delivery count rank expressing the delivery capability of a deliveryman. There is provided: a storage device that stores a delivery count rank for each deliveryman, a progress flag indicating whether or not each deliveryman is subject to a progress check, and a... Agent:
20150149263 - Automated parking payment: A code for a parking location for a vehicle is identified. The code may be encoded in a scannable image. A processor analyzes the code for metadata for the parking location. The metadata is sent from a mobile device to a parking server along with data indicative of a beginning... Agent: Here Global B.v.
20150149265 - Controlled parking of autonomous vehicles: Systems and methods for controlled parking of autonomous vehicles are provided. In one embodiment, a method includes sending a request from a vehicle to park within a parking area controlled by a parking control system using a bi-directional trust system employing a digital authentication certificate, receiving at the vehicle a... Agent: Gm Global Technology Operations LLC
20150149264 - Method and system for generating parking meter alert notifications: A method for providing parking meter alert notifications includes: storing a plurality of parking rate data entries, each entry including data related to a parking meter including at least a point of sale identifier associated with the related parking meter and a timing rate; receiving transaction data for a payment... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150149266 - Reward granting system, reward granting method, reward granting device, reward granting program, reward-related information display program, and reward-related information display method: A reward granting device includes a determination unit that determines whether address information from a user terminal corresponds to reward address information, a reward-related information generation unit that generates reward-related information indicating that a website indicated by the address information is a website related to reward granting when it is... Agent: Rakuten, Inc.
20150149267 - Systems and methods for authenticating, tracking, and rewarding word of mouth propagation: According to this invention, there is provided a system and method for authenticating, tracking, and rewarding word of mouth propagation, said system and method comprising a system/module for accessing social graph index; a system/module for accumulating points and incentivizing word of mouth propaganda; a system/module for WOM membership platform (coalition... Agent:
20150149268 - Mobile couponing system and method: There is provided a method and a system for enabling a transaction using electronic coupons. The method comprises assigning an electronic coupon to a given customer and transmitting information related to the electronic coupon to a mobile device of the given customer. In the course of the transaction, a predetermined... Agent:
20150149269 - Systems and methods for transaction verification: Methods, systems and device for verifying a transaction in a loyalty or advertising system are described. One such method includes: receiving, at least one processor, transaction data associated with a transaction between a customer and a merchant; determining, at the at least one processor, from the transaction data whether the... Agent:
20150149270 - Trusted internal interface: An interface and device architecture for a payment device. An interface between a payment application installed in a payment device and one or more value-add applications (such as loyalty programs, transit applications, etc.) that are also installed in the payment device. The API or interface design permits communications and data... Agent:
20150149271 - System and method of redeeming loyalty points at a point of sale: The systems and methods for redemption of loyalty points to satisfy a transaction are provided. The systems and methods may include APIs that are capable of determining a balance of loyalty points in response to initiation of a payment transaction at the POS. The system may also include APIs that... Agent: American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc.
20150149272 - Systems and methods to communicate loyalty reward information during payment transactions: A system and method configured to use an authorization messaging system for payment processing to communicate, in real time during authorization of a payment transaction, loyalty reward information, such as reward balance and conversion rate between a loyalty currency and a payment currency. For example, loyalty currency conversion rate is... Agent:
20150149273 - Method, server and computer program to optimize online advertising: A method, a server, and a computer program for optimizing online advertisement that is booked via a communication network in a system for realtime booking of online advertisement in the communication network on a particular network page, at a particular time, in association with a particular search term, and/or as... Agent:
20150149274 - Internet marketing-advertising system: This present patent builds on 61/494,133 by providing specifics on the advertiser/marketer interface, advertisement feedback and reports on the advertising campaign effectiveness. The marketer interface allows the advertiser/marketer to set up an advertising campaign, link data to their 4P key words/phrases and generate reports to show the effectiveness of their... Agent:
20150149276 - Dynamic machine-readable codes: A method for determining a condition under which a sign has been viewed includes receiving a uniform resource locator from a user endpoint device, where the uniform resource locator is embedded in a machine-readable code displayed on the sign, and extracting information from the uniform resource locator, where the information... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20150149275 - Quasi-proportional allocation of combination items for serving in an online auction-based marketplace: Methods and systems are provided that can include value-based quasi-proportional allocation of combinations of online content items, such as online advertisements, for potential serving on Web pages. Combinations may be assembled and valued. A highest valued or otherwise qualified subset of combinations may be identified for serving. Combinations of the... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.
20150149277 - Systems and methods for tracking advertisement efficacy under consumer transactions: A technique for tracking advertisement efficacy using consumer transactions is disclosed. An information tracking agent maintains and stores information related to users identified by a unique identifier. A user is presented with an online/offline advertisement. An information tracking agent records and stores the advertisement transaction. When a user performs a... Agent:
20150149278 - Method and apparatus for determining content recommendation time using context awareness: Disclosed is an apparatus for recommending content using user context awareness. A content recommendation method performed by the content recommendation apparatus includes monitoring content use information of a user, calculating a profit of the user for content recommendation and an annoyance of the user with the content recommendation based on... Agent:
20150149280 - Method and apparatus for transmitting an offer for an item: A method, computer-readable storage device and apparatus for transmitting an offer for an item are disclosed. For example, a method receives from a social network an indication of a desire of a user for an item and receives from a device of a retailer an indication of an offer for... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20150149279 - Targeted advertising for broadcasted content: A server device may broadcast programming content; identify a received indication that a particular user device has received the programming content; determine device analytics information regarding the particular user device; identify, based on the device analytics information, targeted advertising for the particular user device; and output, to the particular user... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20150149281 - Apparatus and method for synchronizing advertisements: An apparatus and method for synchronising advertisements published on a group communications network with advertisements in a broadcast, the apparatus comprising: a receiver for receiving broadcast data; a communications interface in communication with a group communications network; a broadcast data content extractor adapted to derive search terms and advert data... Agent:
20150149283 - Notification systems and methods that communicate advertisements based upon location and/or personal profiles: Systems and methods are disclosed for automated computer based notification systems. A representative method, among others that are disclosed herein, can be broadly summarized by the following steps: engaging in a first communication session with a personal communication device (PCD) that involves one or more data transfers; during the first... Agent:
20150149282 - Social platform with enhanced privacy and integrated customization features: A social networking platform offering various services, such as, facilitating aggregation and management of a user's interaction on one or more social networking platforms, offering enhanced control over the level of privacy associated with the flow of user data, offering tools to customize the user's exposure to advertisement-related content on... Agent:
20150149284 - Method and system for providing loyalty enhanced user interface in a fuel dispensing environment: Systems and methods for managing loyalty applications in fuel dispensing environments are provided. At least one processor can execute a master mobile application comprising an interface for rendering content and/or accepting input. The master mobile application can be configured to communicate with one or more dispensing components to obtain parameters... Agent:
20150149288 - Contextual based information aggregation system: A system automatically and continuously finds and aggregates the most relevant and current information about the people and things that a user cares about. The information gathering is based on current context (e.g., where the user is, what the user is doing, what the user is saying/typing, etc.). The result... Agent: Microsoft Technology Licensing, LLC
20150149286 - Mobile provider advertising and scheduling platform: Systems and methods for matching consumers with providers are provided. A method includes obtaining scheduling information and provider information associated with providers, the scheduling information comprising availability information and location information associated with each of the providers for different time blocks, and the provider information including goods or services information... Agent:
20150149287 - Responding to an advertisement using a mobile computing device: A technique for selecting and presenting advertisement information is disclosed. The technique includes, in part, receiving a first set of data from a portable computing device. The first set of data corresponding to measurements performed by one or more sensors. The technique further includes, in part, determining a location of... Agent:
20150149285 - Targeting media delivery to a mobile audience: A system that incorporates the subject disclosure may perform, for example, operations including determining a representative trajectory of a number of mobile devices relative to a media presentation device, such as a digital billboard. An audience of the number of mobile devices is identified and user characteristics are obtained of... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, Lp
20150149289 - Providing content in a timeslot on a client computing device: In particular embodiments, a client computing device identifies an available timeslot for displaying content on a screen. The client computing device notifies one or more applications of the available timeslot and receives from each of one or more applications a bid to fill the available timeslot with content associated with... Agent: Facebook, Inc.
20150149293 - Advertisement storage method and advertisement insertion method, device, and system: Embodiments of the present invention relate to the field of mobile communications and provide an advertisement storage method and advertisement insertion method, device, and system; the advertisement insertion system includes an advertisement providing device, an advertisement policy and charging control function, an advertisement storage, an advertisement insertion device, and a... Agent:
20150149290 - Digital coupon system for smart phones: A phone is adapted to receive a digital coupon for a business after the business is called with the phone. The digital coupon is displayed in one of a call log, call screen or contacts at a position associated with the business.... Agent:
20150149292 - Leveraging sensors on smart mobile phones and tablets to create advertisements to replicate a real world experience: Systems, methods, and apparatus are described herein for replicating a real world experience consuming a product or service to advertise products or services. Data from sensors on mobile devices, tablets, computers, etc. may be read and translated into data corresponding to an action. A user of the computing device (e.g.,... Agent:
20150149291 - Magnetic card transaction system based in cloud computing and simulated magnetic cards: A system based in cloud computing able to manage financial transactions related to debit and credit cards provided by financial institutions or service providers, using software applications or web application accessed by mobile devices or computer units and magnetic card simulators able to excite coils to simulate up to three... Agent:
20150149298 - Dynamic list creation: In various example embodiments, a system and method for dynamically creating an aggregate list are presented. For one embodiment, sensor data associated with a first data source type is received from a network. The sensor data represents at least one item to be added to the aggregate list from the... Agent:
20150149300 - Image content and advertisement data providing method, system, and apparatus: To provide an image contest providing method capable promoting advertisement effect by dynamically inserting an advertisement image to a distributed image content, an image content reproducing apparatus requests an image content providing apparatus to distribute the image content. Then, the image content is distributed to the image content reproducing apparatus... Agent: Sony Corporation
20150149297 - Method and apparatus for scalable data broadcasting: A data-publishing system facilitates broadcasting a data stream so that each client device obtains a personalized data stream. During operation, a publisher can generate an encoded data stream that does not include a reproducible version of the data stream's contents, and generates an encoding sauce to provide to at least... Agent: Palo Alto Research Center Incorporated
20150149295 - Method and system for generating recommendations based on media usage and purchase behavior: A server generates item recommendation lists for users, whose behaviors are registered related to user library items and assigned relevance in relation to available inventory items. First, similarity computed between any pair of inventory items based on user-specific relevance factors. Second, similarity is measured between inventory items by over content... Agent: Kobo Incorporated
20150149294 - Presence-based content recommendations and advertising: Systems and methods for providing content recommendations or advertisements based at least in part on the identity of users that are within an experiential range of a primary device for rendering the content recommendation or advertisement are disclosed. A home service gateway may be configured to identify users within the... Agent: Cox Communications, Inc.
20150149299 - System and method for providing relevant advocate endorsements in digital media: A system and method are disclosed for displaying relevant advocate endorsements in paid or other digital media.... Agent:
20150149296 - Targeted content for ultimate fans: Methods and systems for providing targeted content to a user, such as an ultimate fan, are described. A user is able to attend a current event and have behavior information associated with the current event collected. Based on the behavior information, the user can be identified as an ultimate fan.... Agent:
20150149301 - Coordinated virtual presences: Various embodiments that may generally relate to presentation of information in a coordinated manner. One or more output devices may make an advertising offering. One or more commercial offerings may be offered in coordination with the advertising presentation made through the output devices. The offerings may be limited in time... Agent:
20150149302 - Method and system for unifying workflow processes for producing advertisement content: Methods and systems for generating device-optimized content from source data. The method and system include computing hardware which is operable to execute one or more software products for providing a graphical user interface for enabling user-manipulation of the source data to generate intermediate content. In addition, the method and system... Agent: Wayve Ltd.
20150149303 - Photographic stage: A photographic stage is provided that includes at least one camera, a scanner, and a computer configured to capture a plurality of images from the at least one camera. The computer is also configured to detect a tagged item based on data from the scanner and to identify the tagged... Agent: Stylinity, Inc.
20150149306 - Method and apparatus for managing multimedia content: The invention includes a system, apparatus, and method for storing media content within a service provider network. The system includes multi-service servers associated with access points adapted to allow end-user devices to access the service provider network. Each multi-service server includes a common storage partition adapted for storing media content... Agent:
20150149304 - System and method for client-side advertisement retrieval: Techniques are described for retrieving advertisements for insertion into a document. Embodiments receive a document comprising a request to retrieve a plurality of advertisement creatives. In response to transmitting the request specified within the received document to the advertisement management system, a single software object defining all of the plurality... Agent: Disney Enterprises, Inc.
20150149305 - Triggered presentation of third-party interactive content channels on electronic devices: Techniques for transmitting and presenting content may be provided. In particular, systems and methods are provided for allowing third parties (e.g., “publishers”) to specify content items to be transmitted, via channels, to a plurality of devices (e.g., subscriber devices). Content items can include, e.g., product information, promotion details or institution-level... Agent:
20150149307 - Location-based ordering: Some embodiments provide a novel process for ordering items available in a menu or specials at a particular location. In some embodiments, the location can be any one of a table in a restaurant, a lounge, a bar, a hotel room with room service, a seat in a sports arena,... Agent:
20150149308 - Method and system for credit card selection at a point of sale: Embodiments herein provide systems and methods for selecting a credit card for a user at a point of sale. One method generally includes determining an identity of a business establishment corresponding to the point of sale where the user intends to complete a purchase transaction with one of a plurality... Agent:
20150149309 - Card reader emulation for cardless transactions: Disclosed are method and apparatus that enable a cardless payment transaction to be executed from a merchant point-of-sale (POS) system. A user is enabled to check in at a merchant by using a mobile device of the user and then to pay by simply appearing at the merchant and mentioning... Agent:
20150149310 - Wearable communication devices for secured transaction and communication: A wearable device for capacitive coupled communications is described. The wearable device includes capacitive sensor transceiver circuitry configured to receive a capacitive coupled signal from a host device. The capacitive coupled signal is received through a body of a user of the wearable device and is modulated to include a... Agent:
20150149314 - Active transaction receipts: A system for collecting data relating to a transaction and generating an active transaction receipt is disclosed. An active transaction receipt that includes one or more objects that may be displayed on a computing device is disclosed. One or more of the objects may dynamically change based on the data... Agent:
20150149311 - Compact point-of-sale system: Various systems, methods, and apparatuses are described for facilitating a customer transaction via a point-of-sale terminal. One example system may comprise a point-of-sale terminal for facilitating a customer transaction. The system may further comprise a receipt printer for printing a receipt associated with the customer transaction. The printer may be... Agent: Ncr Corporation
20150149312 - Display an item detail with a receipt snippet: The present disclosure extends to displaying a portion of an image representation of a paper receipt, the image portion corresponding to a selected item from a completed transaction. In embodiments, an “eReceipt,” a digital representation of a paper receipt, is transmitted to and displayed on a customer computing device, such... Agent: Wal-mart Stores, Inc.
20150149313 - Method for providing a customer with information at a point of sale (pos): A method for providing a customer with information at a POS, comprising the steps of: identifying the customer at a POS terminal; requesting a bill from a cash register system and sending it together with the identification information to a personalization server; creating and/or supplementing the customer's profile within the... Agent: Smart Engine Gmbh
20150149315 - Feedback service: Concepts and technologies are disclosed herein for providing and interacting with a feedback service. A processor such as a computing system or a server computer can execute a feedback service. The feedback service can detect activity associated with an item at a user device. The item can an item for... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20150149316 - Method and system of conducting online group purchase: A method and system of conducting online group purchase is implemented through a computer network including a seller's computer device and a purchaser's terminal device. The method includes showing a product on a website and displaying an initial price and a time period of an online sale of the product,... Agent: Taobaby Ltd.
20150149321 - Social-marketplace system and method: The present invention discloses a system and method for facilitating commerce between accounts of individual client computing devices with preexisting relationship and more particularly, a system and a method that provides a host computing platform to enable related client accounts of client computing devices to transact products, with an embodiment... Agent: Fullglass, Inc.
20150149322 - Information transaction apparatus and information transaction method: Provided is an information transaction apparatus including a receiving unit, a storage unit, and a transaction unit. The receiving unit receives user information on an information provider or a provider terminal from the provider terminal used by the information provider. The storage unit stores the user information received by the... Agent:
20150149317 - Virtual custom framing expert system: Disclosed are various embodiments for facilitating an electronic framing process. A virtual framing system may access a digital image provided by or otherwise selected by a user of the virtual framing system to be examined on a pixel-by-pixel basis to identify relevant and/or dominant colors located within the digital image.... Agent:
20150149323 - Method for surfing purchase information on shopping website: A method for surfing purchase information on a shopping website comprises the steps of: logging into the shopping website by account data of a first user stored in a social network site; displaying a user icon of a second user who has purchased an article before in a recommender display... Agent:
20150149318 - System and method for determining and displaying the metabolic energy of skin cells: The present invention is related to a computer-based system and method for determining and displaying the metabolic energy of skin cells of an individual, based on a set of biological data collected from the individual, including but not limited to: skin wrinkling, skin texture, skin pigmentation, skin hydration, age, UV... Agent: The Procter & Gamble Company
20150149319 - Performing marketplace actions based on social networking tags: Aspects of the present disclosure relate to managing a user account based on information received from a social networking service. In accordance with aspects of the present disclosure, a user can associate an account on a social networking service with a separate account on a marketplace system. The marketplace system... Agent: Amazon Technologies, Inc.
20150149320 - System and method for ordering a transportation vehicle using a near-field communication device: Systems and methods for ordering a transportation vehicle using near-field communication (NFC) are disclosed. A method includes detecting that an NFC device of a client computing device is in physical proximity of a NFC target device. In response to the detecting, execution of a transportation application is initiated. Data is... Agent:
20150149325 - Purchase management device, purchase management method, program, and computer readable memory medium: Provided is a technology for more flexibly managing a maximum amount of payment in e-commerce. A purchase managing server causes a storage unit to store a maximum amount of payment, which is input by a user, in a predetermined period, executes purchase processing according to a current purchase including one... Agent: Rakuten, Inc.
20150149324 - Systems, methods and computer program products for managing remote execution of transaction documents: Provided are methods, systems and computer program products for providing remote document execution. Such methods, systems and computer program products may include storing an electronic document as a secure electronic file, identifying a signature space in the electronic document, the signature space, after being executed, includes a signature of a... Agent: Caffeination Signings (series 3 Of Caffeination Series, LLC)
20150149327 - Integrated content provider-distributor network: An graphical user interface for providing a digital platform including interactive tools to a plurality of content providers to enable broadcasting via digital streaming by the content providers, side-loading and cross selling between content providers, connecting one or more content providers with each other and with selected content consumers is... Agent: Live365, Inc.
20150149326 - System and method for generating multimedia accompaniments to broadcast data: A method and system is presented for coordinating the transmission of supplemental digital data to accompany broadcast data, and in particular, analog radio broadcasts, among a plurality of broadcasters. The supplemental digital data may provide information about the particular broadcast data being transmitted or may be supplemental to such data.... Agent: Impulse Radio Inc.
20150149328 - Image recognition method for offline and online synchronous operation: An image identifying method for offline and online synchronous operation is disclosed. When the mobile device focuses on an recognition target, images frames of an recognition target are retrieved and sent to an recognition server. The mobile device executes an offline recognition operation, and synchronously an recognition server executes an... Agent: Viscovery Pte. Ltd.
20150149329 - User curated collections for an online application environment: An online application store may include an interface that provides collections to users of the application store. In one implementation, a webpage may be provided that presents, to a user of the online application store, a number of applications that are available, to the client, as applications for installation. The... Agent:
20150149330 - Integrated surgical implant delivery system and method: Systems and methods for medical device inventory tracking are described. One embodiment is a medical device inventory tracking system, including a shipping container configured to contain a medical device, a sensor coupled to the shipping container and configured to detect the presence of the medical device, and a processing circuit... Agent:
20150149331 - Taking device inventory using dynamically generated symbols: A method for inventorying one or more devices may be initiated by receiving an input command to request a device identification (ID) for one of the devices. A unique ID image that is indicative of the ID of one device may then be dynamically created. The unique ID image may... Agent: Texas Instruments Incorporated
20150149333 - Cash flow management: Methods and systems for managing merchant cash flow are described. A service provider accesses a large volume of merchant financial data collected and/or received to provide a meaningful forecast on merchant cash flow. Based on the forecast (e.g., positive or negative cash flow position), the service provider can provide options... Agent:
20150149332 - Systems and methods for monitoring cardholder return activity: A computer-implemented method for monitoring cardholder return activity associated with cardholder transactions is implemented by a monitoring computer system coupled to a memory. The method includes receiving a set of first transaction data associated with a first transaction initiated by a cardholder at a merchant, determining that the first transaction... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150149334 - Transfer pricing systems and methods: A method includes identifying a plurality of functions performed by at least one of a sales division of an entity, a manufacturing division of the entity, or a supplier division of the entity during an intra-entity transaction by the at least one division. The method also includes determining, for each... Agent: Thomson Reuters (tax & Accounting) Services Inc.
20150149335 - Common air conditioner operating system having billing calculation function: Provided is a common air conditioner operating system having a billing calculation function, including: at least one outdoor unit and a plurality of indoor units, at least one heat transfer unit, and a system operating apparatus configured to entirely control the above units, and calculate billing corresponding to use energy... Agent:
20150149337 - Apparatus, method, system, and storage medium: An apparatus of outputting notification data, the apparatus includes: a first memory configured to store a history of contact with customer in association with identification information of the customer; and a processor coupled to the memory and configured to: read the history associated with the identification information from the first... Agent: Fujitsu Limited
20150149339 - Methods for enhancing debt collection efficiency: The methods of this invention solve the problem of low recovery of debt by allowing debtors to communicate with debt collectors through a secure electronic portal, thus allowing debtors to work with debt collectors on their own schedules and reducing embarrassment and tension that may arise during telephone conversations.... Agent:
20150149336 - Provisioning of credentials on an electronic device using passwords communicated over verified channels: Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for provisioning credentials on an electronic device are provided. In one example embodiment, a secure platform system may be in communication with an electronic device and a financial institution subsystem. The secure platform system may be configured to, inter alia, detect a selection of a... Agent:
20150149338 - System and method for indexing, monitoring, and inventorying digital assets: Method(s), system(s), apparatus(es), and computer program products are provided that can index, monitor, inventory, and/or monetize digital assets, such as documents, photographs, videos, blogs, online accounts, social media accounts, e-mail accounts, online banking accounts, etc.... Agent:
20150149388 - Investment management system: An investment management system includes aspects of a points based social network. The system assigns point values, badges, levels and statuses to investors. The system permits investors to create investment proposals for a particular investment target company, including an amount of money and other terms. The system can group compatible... Agent:
20150149386 - Piggy bank account/penny bank account/pba: Piggy bank account or penny bank account(PBA) is a new model of interne banking business that do like a merchant to charging assigned debit and credit cards to feed a PBA account that is saving and retirement account for customers. PBA is a system and methods that track expenses of... Agent:
20150149387 - Systems and methods for construction of exchange traded products: A method of creating one or more exchange traded products is provided. The method includes the steps of: (a) analyzing a plurality of investor managed individual security accounts to determine at least one investment characteristic for each of a plurality of investors; generating an investment objective and risk profile for... Agent:
20150149342 - Customer service controller: Information about a caller is provided to an agent, such as a customer service operator in a customer service call center. In one embodiment, the agent may receive detailed account and/or personal information about the caller before being connected to the actual or live call. For example, the agent receives... Agent: Chicago Mercantile Exchange Inc.
20150149340 - Tandem options contracts providing fixed binary payout: Systems and methods are described where two call options (or two put options) on futures may be bundled, traded, and processed in tandem accordingly. The two options may form a tandem option that may be constructed with strike/exercise prices that are scaled to be one minimum price increment or tick... Agent: Chicago Mercantile Exchange, Inc.
20150149341 - Transaction support system: Disclosed is a transaction support system comprises a transaction information processor that communicates with terminals of traders via the Internet; a generation rule storage unit that stores a correspondence between a data item of order data and a data item of delivery data in a transaction; and a transaction information... Agent:
20150149343 - Self-aware token: A token file is received from an e-Commerce platform having a veracity grade capability. An off-line transaction is made using the token which records events of the transaction. Subsequently, the token re-enters the e-Currency platform and transfers the recorded off-line events. The platform rebuilds the token's past state based upon... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150149347 - Stylus, mobile terminal and information processing method: A stylus, a mobile terminal and an information processing method is described. The stylus includes a Near Field Communication (NFC) reading module, a sending module and an interface module, wherein the NFC reading module is for acquiring information of a smart card using an NFC technology, the sending module is... Agent: Zte Corporation
20150149344 - Synchronous split payment transaction management: A software- and/or hardware-based transaction manager that reflects the application program interface(s) and/or system(s) for establishing sessions used to commit to, rollback and/or execute multiple payments made pursuant to a single financial transaction. This is accomplished by sharing sessions through co-browsing, or by continuous event logging and maintaining synchronous payments... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150149345 - System for management of customer self-service terminals: A system for managing customer self-service terminals that includes a plurality of customer self-service terminals, and one or more mobile management devices each containing at least one processor, and configured to communicate with each of the plurality of customer self-service terminals and display an indication that assistance is needed at... Agent: Ncr Corporation
20150149346 - Systems and methods for supporting charitable contributions: A method may include receiving a notification of a charitable action by an actor. In the method, a goodness magnitude of the charitable action is measured, the goodness magnitude providing a quantified moral value of the charitable action. The actor is assigned an amount of exchangeable currency, the amount being... Agent: Goods Exchange
20150149348 - Transaction cost mirror: Methods and apparatus may include a calculator for use in determination of a cost of acceptance associated with a purchase and/or group of purchases. The calculator may determine one or more surcharge attributes based on input provided by a transaction participant and one or more transaction fee rules. Apparatus and... Agent:
20150149352 - Processing transactions in connection with a physical supply chain: A method for processing a transaction includes receiving a notification of a change in status of physical goods or other event in a physical supply chain, and automatically transferring funds in response to the notification. The automatic transfer of funds may be performed according to a stored rule for automatically... Agent:
20150149349 - Redeemable code to text: A method and system of processing a sale of an article, a virtual article, a service or a functionality such as a game is described. A code is generated by a server. A charge request is transmitted to an account server to charge an account of a user for a... Agent: Boku. Inc.
20150149350 - Synchronous split payment transaction management: A software- and/or hardware-based transaction manager that reflects the application program interface(s) and/or system(s) for establishing sessions used to commit to, rollback and/or execute multiple payments made pursuant to a single financial transaction. This is accomplished by sharing sessions through co-browsing, or by continuous event logging and maintaining synchronous payments... Agent:
20150149351 - Transaction management system and transaction management program: A transaction setting information storage part stores an upstream trader from whom an intermediary trader purchases a product identified by a product ID. A price storage part stores a first sales price and a second sales price. An order management part receives, from a downstream trader to whom the intermediary... Agent:
20150149353 - Methods and systems for obtaining merchant identification within payment authorization networks: Exemplary methods and systems for enabling a multi-merchant gift card program are disclosed. In particular, the present application details exemplary methods and systems for obtaining merchant identification information associated with a merchant. Upon obtaining the merchant identification for a merchant, the present application further details exemplary methods and systems for... Agent: Facebook, Inc.
20150149354 - Real-time data recognition and user interface field updating during voice entry: According to some embodiments, an apparatus comprises a microphone, one or more processors, and a display. The microphone receives a spoken command. The one or more processors communicate the spoken command to a server and receive an interpretation of the spoken command from the sever. The interpretation of the spoken... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation
20150149361 - Electronic device for contactless payment: An electronic device and an authentication method thereof are disclosed herein. The electronic device includes a sensor module, a network module, at least one processor and a non-transitory computer-readable medium. The non-transitory computer-readable medium stores a first prestored biometric signature and computer-executable instructions to be executed by the at least... Agent:
20150149358 - Linked user accounts: Separate user accounts can be linked into a group of linked user accounts so that content items assigned to each of the user accounts can be accessed by each user account in the group. Linking user accounts in this way allows the individual user accounts to share content items while... Agent: Apple Inc.
20150149356 - Method and system for authenticating cross-border financial card transactions: A method for scoring a cross-border transaction includes: storing a consumer profile, the consumer profile including data related to a consumer including an account identifier corresponding to a payment account associated with the related consumer and a device identifier corresponding to a computing device associated with a first country; receiving... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150149360 - Method for validating an electronic transaction, and system thereof: m
20150149357 - Mobile payment hotspot: Exemplary methods, apparatuses, and systems determine that a geolocation of a first mobile device is within a threshold distance from a geolocation of a second mobile device. In response, a list of one or more mobile devices within the threshold distance from the geolocation of the second mobile device, including... Agent:
20150149359 - Out-of-band device verification of transactions: Concepts and technologies are disclosed herein for out-of-band device verification of transactions. A processor can execute a verification service. The verification service can receive a verification request with data relating to a transaction between a computing device and an application. The verification service can identify an out-of-band device associated with... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20150149355 - System and method for staging voucher transfers: Various embodiments concern methods of operating a server to facilitate transfer of a voucher to a receiver. Such methods include receiving a request at a server from a sender, the request indicating an identity of a receiver and a value designation, and receiving a selection of one or more vendors... Agent: Moneygram International, Inc.
20150149362 - Encryption and distribution of health-related data: System and methods to reversibly encrypt health-related personally identifiable information (PII) are described allowing the distribution of health-related information to multiple subscribers while remaining under the control of patient consent directives.... Agent:
20150149363 - Electronic license management: In one aspect, this application describes a method for determining a license status of a software application. The method includes receiving a license status request to obtain an indication of whether a software application is licensed for use on a client computing device. The method also includes identifying identity information... Agent:
20150149364 - System and method for enabling a mobile communication device to operate as a financial presentation device: A provisioning system for enabling a mobile communication device to operate as a financial presentation device (FPD) which is presentable to providers of goods or service is provided. The provisioning system relies on a transaction processing system that normally routes authorization requests from merchants to issuers of FPDs for purposes... Agent:
20150149365 - Secure payment card: A payment card includes interface circuitry and a processor coupled to the interface circuitry. The processor initiates operations using the interface circuitry as part of a transaction. The operations include receiving a certificate from a merchant system, encrypting the certificate, and sending the encrypted certificate to the merchant system with... Agent: Zanguli LLC
20150149366 - Methods to notify user of dead remote batteries: A method for providing technical support to a user of an electronic device includes requesting that the electronic device transmit a status message to a technical support network. The status message indicates that a component of the electronic device needs attention. The status message is automatically sent to the user... Agent: Echostar Technologies L.L.C.
20150149367 - Rental casket distribution system and method: A rental casket distribution system includes a distribution system administrator in communication with a supplier network, a distributor network and a service provider network to provide rental caskets to service providers for temporary use by a client deceased. A rental casket order is received by the administrator and dispatched to... Agent: Thacker Caskets Inc.
20150149369 - Method and apparatus for establishing usage rights for digital content to be created in the future: Usage rights for a digital work are established prior to creation of the corresponding content. The rights can be associated with the content after the content is created. A content creation, such as a video recorder or a still camera, device can store labels of the rights and can associate... Agent:
20150149368 - System and method for tracking patent ownership change: A computer-implemented method and system are provided for automatically tracking change in ownership of a patent listed in a database. The method comprises receiving input identifying the patent to be tracked for changes in ownership. The input further including data associated with a plurality of selected fields relating to the... Agent:
20150149372 - Document classification system, document classification method, and document classification program: A document classification system is provided. The document classification system analyzes digital document information which is collected to be submitted as evidence in a lawsuit and classifies the digital document information. The document classification system includes an extraction unit that extracts documents from the collected document information, a document display... Agent:
20150149370 - Method for lawyers to communicate to courts: A method for lawyers to communicate to courts has a client browser in bi-directional communication with a web application server and database. The database stores records and procedures for each court system and common functions applicable to any court system. A messaging subsystem provides messages populated with information from database... Agent:
20150149371 - System and method for generating and formatting formally correct case documents from rendered semantic content: A case document generating method implemented by a computer processor for automatically generating formally correct case documents within an electronic network connecting a plurality of desktop and mobile clients to the computer processor. The method including presenting a user interface over the electric network for inputting information on a legal... Agent: Red Ball Express, LLC
20150149373 - Brand scoring for social media users: Techniques for brand scoring for social media users are described. In at least some embodiments, brand-related content that users post to a social media environment (e.g., social media website(s)) is identified and characterized. Based on attributes of a user and brand-related content posted by the user, a brand score for... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated
20150149375 - Crowd endorsement system: In one aspect, this disclosure provides a crowd endorsement social engine for endorsing an athlete. In various aspects crowd endorsement of athletes includes income and training support for semi-pro, amateur, Olympic athletes, sponsorship from family, friends, fans, and social community. In one aspect, individual athlete campaigns highlight goals, progress and... Agent:
20150149374 - Relationship circle processing method and system, and computer storage medium: Disclosed are a method, system and computer storage medium for processing relationship circle. The method includes: acquiring subgroups from a relationship circle; extracting subgroup attributes shared between members of the relationship circle from the subgroups; obtaining at least one recognition result from the subgroup attributes shared between members of the... Agent:
20150149376 - System for providing community-based accelerated learning: Community-based accelerated learning provides a system where knowledge can be obtained in a simplified and optimized manner by presenting information in an incremental manner using a canonical curriculum. Community-based accelerated learning also provides an economic model for exchanging knowledge for currency. Community-based accelerated learning also provides an environment in which... Agent:
20150149377 - Modeling potentially hazardous sites and predicting hazardous conditions: Implementations include methods for monitoring and reporting on actual hazardous conditions at a facility including actions of receiving data associated with a site, the site being susceptible to potentially hazardous conditions, processing the data, one or more models, and one or more prediction rules, determining that a hazardous condition is... Agent:
20150149378 - Job recall services in online education platforms: An online education platform manages and integrates a number of education services for users of the platform, including job recall services. These job recall services include management and distribution of job recall materials that test whether job applicants have acquired desired knowledge or skills for a particular job opening or... Agent: Chegg, Inc.
20150149379 - Student evaluation enrollment system: A student evaluation enrollment system may obtain two or more student associated variables. The system may determine a training population data set and a predictive population data set for the student associated variables. A probability distribution may be determined by applying at least one probabilistic model to the training population... Agent:
20150149380 - Method and system for college matching: The present invention generally related to a system and method for selecting a college wherein student providing individual input such as GPA, SAT, and or ACT scores, further from there it is compared to the average student accepted into a particular college, after compared, the student is given a report... Agent:
20150149381 - Delivery area management method: A system is provided for appropriately assigning LP gas cylinder deliveries to a limited and variable number of deliverymen. A total delivery count of a delivery base is assigned to respective deliverymen according to a rank of deliverymen. Postal codes are managed as the minimum unit of an area, and... Agent:
20150149382 - Computer systems and computer methods for automated on-demand customizable assembling and high throughput printing of documents: In some embodiments, the instant invention provides for a computer-implemented method that includes at least the following steps of: periodically receiving investment transactional data identifying investment transactions of a plurality of investors; automatically determining, based on the investment transactional data, a document to be mailed to each investor of the... Agent:
20150149383 - Method and device for acquiring product information, and computer storage medium: The document applies to the field of information processing, and provides a method and device for acquiring product information, and a computer storage medium. The method includes that: original comment information of a user relevant to a product is collected from a public platform; the collected original information is filtered;... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
20150149384 - Method and system for displaying information and computer readable medium: Disclosed is a method for displaying information, including: receiving and storing a manner for acquiring user assessment information of a product; when published information of the product is exhibited, after a mouse hover event is detected, acquiring the user assessment information of the product according to manner for acquiring the... Agent:
20150149385 - Visualization of reputation ratings: In one embodiment, a system and method is illustrated including receiving a feedback request identifying a particular user, retrieving a feedback entry in response to the feedback request, the feedback entry containing a first term, building a scoring model based, in part, upon a term frequency count denoting a frequency... Agent:
20150149389 - Electricity load management device and electricity load management method thereof: An electricity load management device and an electricity load management method thereof are provided. The electricity load management device is connected to a plurality of data centers via a network. Each of the data centers comprises at least one server. For each data center, the electricity load management device allocates... Agent: Institute For Information Industry05/21/2015 > 242 patent applications in 97 patent subcategories.
20150142457 - Apparatus for, and method of, data validation: An apparatus for validating data received in relation to a data input procedure concerning a medical procedure or a patient, wherein the data comprises a first value for a first variable and a second value for a second variable, comprises a likelihood unit configured to use a probabilistic data model... Agent: Kabushiki Kaisha Toshiba
20150142461 - Hyperspectral image processing via a computer network: Systems and methods for processing hyperspectral image via a computer network. At a server: obtaining, from a first client in a plurality of clients, a request for a unique patient identifier; in response to the request, generating the unique patient identifier independent of patient identity; storing the unique patient identifier... Agent:
20150142467 - Management of pharmacy kits: A system for managing pharmacy kits comprises a reading station configured to read tag information from a plurality of radio frequency identification (RFID) tags associated with a pharmacy kit, and an information processing system operatively connected to the reading station and configured to receive the tag information from the reading... Agent:
20150142468 - Management of pharmacy kits: A system for managing pharmacy kits comprises a reading station configured to read tag information from a plurality of radio frequency identification (RFID) tags associated with a pharmacy kit, and an information processing system operatively connected to the reading station and configured to receive the tag information from the reading... Agent:
20150142469 - Management of pharmacy kits: A system for managing pharmacy kits comprises a reading station configured to read tag information from a plurality of radio frequency identification (RFID) tags associated with a pharmacy kit, and an information processing system operatively connected to the reading station and configured to receive the tag information from the reading... Agent:
20150142458 - Medical adherence tracking framework: A system that implements a medical adherence tracker framework receives a workflow definition, the workflow definition comprising one or more tasks. The system persists the workflow definition, and the persisting includes serializing the workflow definition. The system synchronizes the workflow definition to one or more user devices, including transmitting the... Agent: Oracle International Corporation
20150142460 - Method and system for ordering and arranging a data set for a severity and heterogeneity approach to preventing events including a disease stratification scheme: A method and system for ordering and arranging a data set. The data set is initially accessed, the data set including includes a set of diagnostic test values and one or more outcomes for each of a plurality of patients. A first and second patient data set is retrieved from... Agent:
20150142465 - Pathway recognition algorithm using data integration on genomic models (paradigm): A patient sample specific dynamic pathway map is constructed on the basis of measured patient data and a probabilistic pathway model that is based on attributes for pathway elements, wherein some attributes for pathway elements are known a priori, where other attributes for the pathway elements are assumed, and where... Agent:
20150142463 - Performance of pharmacy search based on a prescription card: According to one embodiment, a system includes a memory and one or more processors communicatively coupled to the memory. The processors are operable to receive, from a user, a selection associated with a search for a pharmacy. The processors are further operable to receive an indication of a location of... Agent: International Medical Records Systems, LLC
20150142466 - Remotely-executed medical diagnosis and therapy including emergency automation: Devices, systems, methods, and software for providing remote medical diagnosis and therapy to a subject comprising: a module for conducting telecommunications with a telemedicalist; a module for applying a diagnostic or a therapeutic analysis; an apparatus for dispensing one or more medical items from an inventory of medical items, the... Agent:
20150142462 - System and method for efficient transmission of patient data: A method and system for communicating medical data is presented. Patient data, scan parameters, and/or reference information may be received from a patient unit communicatively coupled to a remote unit over a communication network. The patient data may include at least an image corresponding to a patient. Further, one or... Agent:
20150142459 - System, method and computer program product for administering consumer care initiatives: Consumer care initiatives are implemented by comparing recommended healthcare services with services assumed to have been received by the consumer which are identified through analyzing real-time consumer data. Based on the comparison, assumed gap closures in care are identified, and a consumer outreach suppression period is initiated for the one... Agent:
20150142464 - Web-enabled disease-specific monitoring: A set of applications can access a specific patient's real-time or historical physiological data from a clinical care unit and calculate new disease specific physiological indicators or be a virtual physiological monitor for that patient. The applications are run on a remote server and push the resulting data to an... Agent:
20150142475 - Distributed grid-computing platform for collecting, archiving, and processing arbitrary data in a healthcare environment: A set of software programs runs in a parallel configuration on local hospital servers. The software gathers all the data directed to it from a hospital patient's data sources (including, but not limited to, data formats from patient monitor devices, HL7 feeds, and other hospital data systems). Data can be... Agent:
20150142470 - Graphical user interface apparatus for searching and displaying medical codes in an electronic anesthesia record: An apparatus for improved searching and selecting of medical coding information for an electronic anesthesia record on a multi-function gesture-sensitive device.... Agent:
20150142476 - Operating system: A new and improved operating system is described. The system enables a user to receive information in many different types of formats and converts them into a uniform format. The system can also use the information to fill out forms in different types of formats, and then send them to... Agent:
20150142474 - Systems and methods for automated order and notification for patient interventions based on health records: Systems and methods for automatic order generation and notification for patient interventions. In an embodiment, a data repository comprising a plurality of patient health records is analyzed to identify a subset of the patient health records matching one or more criteria. The presence of the one or more criteria in... Agent:
20150142471 - Systems and methods for coordinating the delivery of high-quality health care over an information network: The field of the invention relates to systems and methods for managing healthcare information systems, and more particularly to systems and methods for coordinating the delivery of high-quality health care and medical services over an information network. In one embodiment, a processing server is configured to electronically receive a patient's... Agent:
20150142472 - Systems and methods for customized annotation of medical information: Systems and methods for generating customized annotations of a medical record are provided. The system receives a medical record and processes it using a predictive model to identify evidence of a finding. The system then determines whether to have a recall enhancement or validation of a specific finding. Recall enhancement... Agent:
20150142473 - Systems and methods for efficient handling of medical documentation: Systems and methods for efficient medical chart review are provided. In some embodiments, medical records are received. The admissibility of each record is then determined. Next, a condition and MEAT assessment is generated for the medical records. The condition and MEAT determination each have a corresponding confidence. A determination may... Agent:
20150142479 - Method and system for drug prescription: A method and system for estimating the best price for a prescription at a local pharmacy where both the patient and the physician are able to see the best prescription price and location of the pharmacy to make a healthcare choice.... Agent:
20150142478 - Products and processes for indicating documents for a life based product: A method comprising receiving at least one document that is associated with a life insurance policy; assigning a respective value to each of the at least one document, in which the value indicates a level of importance; determining a summation of the at least one document; determining an indication for... Agent:
20150142477 - System and method for managing variations in project projections: An insurance product provides coverage for value escalation in a highly capitalized project. One or more indices are used to obtain a quantification of volatility of the value of the project over the project lifecycle. Probabilities of value changes over the project lifecycle can be generated from an index, which... Agent: The Trimountaine Group, LLC
20150142480 - System and method for prescription management: A system and method for prescription management is disclosed. The system includes a prescription management non-transitory storage medium that guides a healthcare provider licensed to write one or more prescriptions, the healthcare provider licensed to write the one or more prescriptions chooses from one or more prescriptions offered by an... Agent:
20150142481 - Apparatus and method for managing access to a resource: A resource access management system and method for managing user access to a resource having a number of resource slots. Each resource slot can be used by a user. The resource access management system is provided with a primary access configured to allow a user to access the resource, the... Agent:
20150142483 - Method and system for electronic ticket validation using proximity detection: This invention discloses a novel system and method for automated protocols between a mobile device and an electronic ticketing verification system, where proximity detection is used to automatically display the verification or to automatically control entry gates or turnstiles when the mobile device is verified has holding a valid ticket... Agent:
20150142482 - Search engine for identifying business travel proposals: Systems, methods, and computer program products for ranking and selecting travel-related search results for display to a traveler. The system may receive data identifying a preferred travel proposal from each of a plurality of travelers, and analyze the data to determine a value utility function. The value utility function may... Agent: Amadeus S.a.s.
20150142484 - Carpool service providing method and carpool server using the same: The invention discloses a carpool service providing method and a carpool server using the same. The method includes the following steps: generating a carpool population matrix according to a plurality of carpool requests received from a plurality of passengers and drivers; generating a first carpool matching result and a second... Agent: National Taipei University Of Technology
20150142485 - Probe information management device, probe information management system, and probe information management method: A probe information management device, includes: a probe condition specification unit that generates a condition input screen for a first user to designate, using an input device, specification conditions including a first area, a stopover location, a second area, and a date and time, and that outputs the condition input... Agent:
20150142487 - Systems and methods for benchmarking internal supplier diversity goals: Apparatus, methods and media for benchmarking diverse spend opportunities are provided. A method according to the invention preferably includes receiving financial data corresponding to entity diverse spend and financial data corresponding to total entity spend. The method may further include sorting the data corresponding to NAICS, UNSPSC or SIC code.... Agent:
20150142486 - Systems and methods for cloud-based digital asset management: The present invention relates to systems and methods for cloud-based digital asset management. In some embodiments, the cloud-based digital asset management accesses one or more digital asset platforms. Digital assets are collected from these platforms. The digital assets include metadata and may be designated as pending. A user has the... Agent:
20150142488 - Method and system for scheduling staff based on normalized performance: A system and method of ranking individuals based on a value per event using a processing system, the processing system comprising a processing device, a database for storing data, and communication processing devices, each of which is in communication with the processing device via a communication network, the method including... Agent:
20150142489 - Optimizing onsite vendor business: Systems and methods are provided to optimize a vendor's schedule by analyzing potential follow-up tasks and suggesting suitable follow-up tasks that satisfy certain criteria. The total revenue per hour of the follow-up task may be calculated by taking travel time to and from the follow-up task into account and compared... Agent:
20150142491 - Management of field-based workers: Systems and methods for managing task-driven field-based workers are described. In an embodiment, a distributed system comprises a component running on a mobile device which displays an activity-based workflow to a user. At transition points in the workflow, one or more activity transactions are transmitted from the mobile device to... Agent:
20150142490 - Schedule manager: Systems, methods, and computer-readable storage media for managing user schedules. The system presents, via a graphical user interface, an available agent scale having multiple portions including an active agent indicator portion, a first status indicator portion, a second status indicator portion, and an inactive agent portion. The active agent indicator... Agent: Apple Inc.
20150142492 - Voice-based health monitor including a vocal energy level monitor: A system is described that captures voice samples from a subject and determines a relative energy level of the subject from the captured voice samples. A baseline energy level for the subject is initially determined during a system training session when the subject is in a good state of health... Agent:
20150142493 - Resource scheduling and monitoring: A resource scheduling system includes a set of resources and associated resource attributes, a representation of resource demands, and a scheduling module for generating a schedule of resource utilization. The representation of resource demands and availability may include information about time slots, calendars, and shifts. A slot is a representation... Agent:
20150142494 - System and method for scheduling temporary resources: Computer-aided systems and methods of scheduling resources, such as human resources and temporary human resources in particular, including steps of forecasting a required revenue for an operation in at least one desired time slot, reviewing historical revenue data of said operation or a similar operation, analysing said required revenue and... Agent:
20150142495 - Integrated appointment scheduler and management tool: A system and method for automatic integrated appointment scheduling and management where in response to an input a first profile and a second profile are associated and an association heuristic automatically retrieves a plurality of availability instances of the profile. The plurality of availability instances are then presented through an... Agent: Courtplay, LLC
20150142498 - Commissioning system and workflow management: The invention generally relates to systems and methods for providing automated process-driven workflow management during a commissioning process. A user may customize the commissioning process by way of user-generated workflow list. A user may map one or more commissioning steps to a specific component of a system, such as a... Agent:
20150142496 - Hydrocarbon matrix system and method of using same: A matrix system for performing hydrocarbon operations involving exploration, production, transportation, and delivery of hydrocarbons. The matrix system includes a matrix unit, a user terminal, a tag, and a gatekeeper. The matrix unit includes a multi-dimensional matrix including bins to receive hydrocarbon materials, with fields including rows, columns, levels, and... Agent: Shell Oil Company
20150142497 - On-demand vehicle service management device, on-demand vehicle service management method, and on-demand vehicle service management system: An operation management center uses desired provision content and desired provision time of a commodity or service to determine a first operation schedule in which a user is moved to a location at which the commodity or the service is to be provided or a second operation schedule in which... Agent: Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha
20150142499 - Multi-interval dispatch system tools for enabling dispatchers in power grid control centers to manage changes: A system tool that provides dispatchers in power grid control centers with a capability to manage changes. Included is a user interface and a plurality of scheduler engines. Each scheduler engine is configured to look ahead at different time frames to forecast system conditions and alter generation patterns within the... Agent:
20150142500 - Decision support system for inter-organizational inventory transshipment: A method for enabling enhanced decision-making when shipping parts between sites within an organization includes receiving a plurality of orders to deliver parts from a first site to a second site. The method determines a shipping option for shipping the parts from the first site to the second site and,... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150142504 - Interface to select application based on state transition models of work: An application selection system for completing a work process includes an environment activity module that detects at least one event to determine an environmental activity occurring in an environment exposed to a user of the application selection system. A user activity module detects at least one user activity to determine... Agent:
20150142503 - Method and computer program product for workflow management: In a desktop for workflow management, a global task list of tasks to be performed is generated. The global task list includes a sequence of plural individual task lists ordered according to a configurable task list order. Each individual task list contains one or more tasks ordered according to respective... Agent:
20150142502 - Methods and systems for creating tasks: Methods and systems for creating one or more tasks. One or more electronic documents are clustered in one or more first groups based on a similarity of handwriting in the one or more electronic documents. Each electronic document of each of the one or more first groups is partitioned into... Agent: Xerox Corporation
20150142501 - System and method for executing business services and enhancing business performance through a business process modeling notation: The various embodiments herein provide a system and method for executing business services through a business process modelling notation. The system comprising a rule parser to parse the business domain specific rules, a rule object builder to generate a plurality of rule objects to execute the rules, a rule repository... Agent: Nuwafin Holdings Ltd
20150142505 - Processing event instance data in a client-server architecture: A process analysis system processes event data describing real-world processes. The process analysis system performs the following acts: importing event instance data sets from an information management system, each set having one or more attributes describing an event instance in the real-world process; for each event instance, determining a corresponding... Agent:
20150142506 - Account health assessment, risk identification, and remediation: A method and system for determining account health, identifying and rating hidden and visible risks, and identifying remediation actions in response to identified risks and as a means to improve account health scores is provided. The method includes retrieving metrics associated with a customer account of a customer. Aggregated metrics... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150142508 - Incident playbook generated in real time from disaster recovery plan extractions: Systems, methods and procedures enabling an incident planner to build and distribute disaster response playbooks to be used by incident responders. Information is excerpted from multiple plan documents (such as disaster recovery, crisis management, business continuity, or emergency response plans) that includes only what are the essential personnel contacts, tasks,... Agent: Sungard Availability Services, Lp
20150142507 - Recommendation system for specifying and achieving goals: Methods, systems, and computer-readable storage media for recommending one or more indicators to be monitored. In some implementations, actions include receiving user input, the user input indicating a measure selected by a user, identifying a plurality of dimensions corresponding to the measure, receiving goal data, the goal data being provided... Agent:
20150142509 - Standardized technology and operations risk management (storm): A computer system analyzing a risk by identifying and assessing the risks, determining the disposition of the risks, monitoring and mitigating the risks, and reporting the risk items across an information technology system. A risk assessment tool may map known risk items into a risk framework as well as map... Agent:
20150142510 - Method, computer-readable storage device, and apparatus for analyzing text messages: A method, computer-readable storage device and apparatus for analyzing text messages are disclosed. For example, the method receives the text messages, tokenizes each one of the text messages to extract a token, identifies the token as trending, wherein trending comprises the token having a frequency above a threshold, classifies a... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20150142511 - Recommending and pricing datasets: A computer processor provides a set of datasets, including at least a first dataset, with each dataset of the set of datasets respectively being configured to allow the dataset to be presented according to multiple variations, with each variation being defined by a selection of at least one transformation. The... Agent:
20150142512 - User information providing apparatus, user information providing method, and advertisement distribution system: A user information providing apparatus according to an embodiment includes a business operator information database, an information acquiring unit, a user information extracting unit, and a user information output unit. The business operator information database stores user information of a business operator. The information acquiring unit acquires information on an... Agent:
20150142516 - Allocation for retail items: Systems, methods, and other embodiments associated with allocation of retail goods based on a size profile and/or a selected strategy are described. In one embodiment, a method includes receiving a demand quantity for an item sold in multiple SKUs and accessing a size profile that specifies a relative contribution of... Agent:
20150142517 - Door to door sales management tool: A door to door sales management tool utilizes a mobile device configured to request data from a database regarding a neighborhood within proximity of that sale. The mobile device sends results back to the database, wherein the results are flagged as verified. A simplified prequalification system is shown where a... Agent: Vivint, Inc. D/b/a Apx Alarm Security Solutions, Inc.
20150142513 - Just-in-time guaranteed advertisement supply forecasting system and method: A just-in-time advertisement supply forecasting system includes a query engine configured to receive an advertiser query specifying an advertising contract time period of a contract, an historical database having stored therein time series data for a plurality of base profiles, each time series representing previously stored samples corresponding to daily... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.
20150142515 - Methods, systems and computer readable media for determining a relational strength index associated with a plurality of merchant entities: Methods, systems, and computer readable media for determining a relational strength index between merchant entities are disclosed. In one example, the method includes applying at least one data filter to stored customer transaction data to produce relevant customer transaction data associated with a first merchant entity. The method also includes... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142514 - System and method for payment transaction receipt management: There is provided a system and a method for payment transaction receipt management. The system and method include an electronic storage device having one or more databases of payment transaction receipt data stored therein; an access path for allowing access to the payment transaction receipt data; and a processor for... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142518 - System for making available for hire vehicles from a fleet aggregated from a plurality of vehicle fleets: The system comprises a plurality of interfaces, of which at least one for each of the vehicle fleet operator systems; a fleet tracking module; a zone management module; a multivariate vehicle supply and demand forecasting module; a reservations module, able to take into account the difference between forecasted supply and... Agent:
20150142520 - Crowd-based sentiment indices: Systems and methods are provided for determining and displaying an indicator of crowd-based sentiments for an entity. Observers may provide feedback regarding various categories/metrics for the entity, which may be used to calculate a score representative of the crowd-based sentiment for the entity.... Agent:
20150142519 - Recommending and pricing datasets: A computer processor provides a set of datasets, including at least a first dataset, with each dataset of the set of datasets respectively being configured to allow the dataset to be presented according to multiple variations, with each variation being defined by a selection of at least one transformation. The... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150142521 - Customer clustering using integer programming: Methods and apparatus are disclosed regarding an e-commerce system that clusters customers based on demographic data and purchase history data for the customers. In some embodiments, the e-commerce system solves an Integer Program that accounts for the demographic data and purchase history data in order to identify a hyperplane that... Agent: Sears Brands, LLC
20150142522 - Gaming information providing device, gaming information providing system, gaming information providing method, program, and recording medium: A gaming information providing device has an information acquisition unit that acquires gaming machine information, customer identification information, and preference information from a plurality of gaining machines, a storage device, and a provided information producing unit. In each of the game machines, a game medium is paid in or paid... Agent:
20150142523 - Method, computer-readable storage device and apparatus for tracking aggregate subscriber affluence scores: A method, computer-readable storage device and apparatus for creating a map are disclosed. For example, the method receives location data for at least one subscriber of a communications network service provider, calculates an aggregate subscriber affluence score of the at least one subscriber, wherein the aggregate subscriber affluence score is... Agent: At&t Mobility Ii LLC
20150142525 - Attachable contingent service pricing: Systems and methods associated with attachable contingent service (ACS) pricing are disclosed. One example method includes collecting data describing a replacement propensity for a product. The method also includes estimating expenses for providing an ACS for the product based on the replacement propensity. The method also includes estimating a consumer's... Agent: Hewlett-packard Deveiopment Company, L. P.
20150142524 - Methods and systems to price customized virtual machines: Methods and systems for determining prices of customized virtual machines required to process customer-specified workloads are disclosed. A count of instances of the customized virtual machines, required to process the customer-specified workloads is determined, based on a configuration of the customized virtual machines. The instances of the customized virtual machines... Agent: Xerox Corporation
20150142526 - System, method, and apparatus for settlement for participation in an electric power grid: Systems, methods, and apparatus embodiments for electric power grid and network registration and management of physical and financial settlement for participation of active grid elements in supply and/or curtailment of power, wherein Internet Protocol (IP)-based messages including IP packets are generated by transforming raw data content into settlement grade content.... Agent: Causam Energy, Inc.
20150142527 - Architecture for a contact center with emulator driven self control loop: A contact center control loop system including a traffic generator module configured to produce simulated contact center traffic patterns, an aggregated historical data module configured to store and provide historical contact center data, and a contact center emulator configured to receive, as input, data representing the operational status of the... Agent: Avaya Inc.
20150142529 - Business management system: The present invention provides a system that allows an income/expense status to be understood and a production track record to be understood, and that simplifies data input. Order recording part 2 allocates an order code to an order receipt quantity, a unit price, a customer and a delivery deadline of... Agent:
20150142528 - Method and system for offer based rating: An apparatus for generating prospect rating is described. The apparatus includes a non-transitory storage medium and a processor configured to execute codes stored on the non-transitory storage medium to perform the steps of: determine one or more offers that have been extended to a prospect, determine a relative value for... Agent:
20150142532 - Method and system to assess, diagnose, and optimize leadership and other performance skill development: A method and system of assessing, diagnosing, and optimizing leadership and other performance skills of an individual within an organization is realized through ratings of various leadership and/or other performance skills within a tired dimensions and sub-dimensions framework by raters of various constituencies within the organization. The ratings may be... Agent:
20150142531 - System and method for performance summary using user-curated and system generated highlights: Some embodiments of the present invention include a method for creating, via a first user interface, at least one link in a performance summary to link to supporting information of an employee's work associated with the performance summary, wherein the supporting information includes at least curated information by the employee.... Agent:
20150142530 - Systems and methods for performance summary citations: Some embodiments of the present invention include a method for creating, via a first user interface, at least one link in a performance summary to link to supporting information of an employee's work associated with the performance summary. The performance summary including the at least one link is then displayed... Agent:
20150142533 - Method for location-based vehicle parking management and parking-fee payment enforcement: A method for location-based vehicles parking management and parking-fee payment enforcement is disclosed. The method utilizes mobile devices capable of identifying the current location of the devices and other descriptions of how the devices are placed using various sensor data, and transmitting this information via wireless communication to a parking... Agent:
20150142534 - Vehicle parking: A system and method of seeking payment for parking a vehicle in an area includes: detecting (202) a vehicle (104) in, or entering, an area (100); computing (206) a charge relating to the vehicle parking in the area, and processing (208) the computed charge in order to seek payment of... Agent:
20150142539 - Methods and systems for managing a customer loyalty program: Method and system is disclosed for providing rewards to a loyalty program customer. The method includes receiving operating parameters for a selected computer-implemented game, receiving lottery-based information, determining odds based upon the received operating parameters and the received information, executing the selected computer-implemented game based upon the determined odds and... Agent: Shoutz, Inc.
20150142540 - Application providing system with reward providing function: A server system has a storage unit for storing user information of registered users, including at least one of a mail address and telephone number of each registered user. A contact information obtaining unit obtains a contact information list of users that are currently registered as friends in the registered... Agent:
20150142545 - Enhanced system and method for offering and accepting discounts on invoices in a payment system: Embodiments of the present disclosure may be used to make and/or receive automated offers for a discount on a good or service using a rules and constraints engine. Among other things, embodiments of the present disclosure may help incentivize faster payment of invoices and allow the offeror of an offer... Agent:
20150142546 - Method and system for processing a discount: A computer-implemented method for processing a discount is described. The method is implemented using a payment processor computing device associated with a payment network. The method includes receiving, at the payment processor computing device, from a discount module computing device, a notification of an adjusted authorization amount for a transaction,... Agent:
20150142547 - Method, system and apparatus for reinforcing desirable consumer behaviors with surprise rewards: In some embodiments, a fulfillment entity receives over an electronic interface from a merchant website associated with a third-party online user community an order from a member of the user community for an item from the merchant website. During order processing, a set of rules for rewarding members of the... Agent:
20150142541 - Remote transaction processing at a server based on user confiration and a default payment method: A method and system for conducting an online payment transaction through a point of sale device. The method includes receiving input from a user selecting an item for purchase through the point of sale device; calculating a total purchase amount for the item in response to a request from the... Agent:
20150142542 - Remote transaction processing at a server based on user confiration and multiple payment method: A method and system for conducting an online payment transaction through a mobile device. The method includes receiving input from a user selecting an item for purchase through the point of sale device; processing the transaction, and sending a digital artifact to the mobile device.... Agent:
20150142543 - Smart source direct coupon delivery and processing: A method, system and program product for communicating with a plurality of customer devices and a plurality of etailers, the method comprising receiving selection of an etailers from a customer device for an online shopping cart process; receiving a captured image of a coupon for a product; creating an electronic... Agent: News America Marketing Properties, LLC
20150142544 - Systems and method for incenting consumers: An open loop cashless payment system incents a consumer account holder to transact in a physical store with a merchant who agrees to make an auditable donation to a charity when the transaction is conducted on an account issued to the consumer account holder. The consumer account holder may direct... Agent:
20150142548 - Method for improving the utilization of manufacturing machines in manufacturing processes: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for improving the utilization of manufacturing machines in manufacturing processes. In a typical implementation, manufacturing machine utilization is improved by publishing a schedule of Production Events, accepting customer orders within Production Events, and calculating prices for the... Agent:
20150142549 - Multiple party reward system utilizing single account: A method enabling a frequent shopper reward system capable of tracking performance data of a plurality of members or account holders linked to a single frequent shopper account.... Agent:
20150142550 - Systems and methods for aggregating consumer activity in a rewards program: A computer-implemented method for aggregating consumer activity in a loyalty reward program is described. The method implemented using a computing device in communication with a memory. The method includes storing, in the memory, at least one reward offer containing a reward and an activity threshold, receiving registration data from a... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142536 - Holographic 3d display: Disclosure is directed to projecting holographic images in connection with a program service such as cable or satellite television. In one instance, the projected holographic image may be an image of product that is featured in advertisement or other portion of program service. In another instance, the projected holographic image... Agent:
20150142535 - Savings beacon and parts order processing: Methods and systems facilitate facilitating notifying a user of potential savings associated with a parts order. According to various implementations, an order file containing order information associated with a first part is received. A determination is made, based on inventory information, that the first part is available from each of... Agent:
20150142553 - Mental state analysis for norm generation: Mental state data is gathered from a plurality of people and analyzed in order to determine mental state information. Metrics are generated based on the mental state information gathered as the people view media presentations. Norms, defined as the quantitative measures of the mental states of a plurality of people... Agent:
20150142551 - Offline conversion measurement for advertisements presented to users of an online system: An online system identifies a conversion of an advertisement when a client device associated with an online system user is within a threshold distance of a physical location associated with the advertisement. The client device sends obfuscated information identifying the user associated with the client device and the location of... Agent: Facebook, Inc.
20150142552 - Sending information associated with a targeted advertisement to a mobile device based on viewer reaction to the targeted advertisement: A method includes detecting a signal strength of a signal of a mobile device. The method includes determining that the mobile device is in a vicinity of the device when the signal strength satisfies a threshold. The method includes sending an advertisement from the device to a display device in... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20150142554 - System identification, estimation, and prediction of advertising-related data: In accordance with the invention, a system, method, and apparatus for analyzing advertisement-related data are presented, which may include receiving data related to an aspect of an advertisement and modeling the aspect of the advertisement with a mathematical model. The mathematical model may include a control-signal-related component, a control-signal-independent component,... Agent:
20150142556 - Distribution service system: The present invention relates to a method, an intermediate service providing entity and a computer program for managing a distribution list of designated customers. The distribution list includes at least one designated customer, designated by a supplier of products and/or services. The method is realized by an intermediate service providing... Agent: Ilist Ab
20150142555 - Method and system for online advertising: Method, system, and programs for online advertising are disclosed. One or more targets associated with an entity are identified based on a first piece of information related to each target and a second piece of information related to the entity. The one or more targets are considered as likely being... Agent: Beijing Yidian Wangju Technology Co., Ltd.
20150142558 - Content distribution system: A content distribution system includes a content storage part that stores at least information, which corresponds to a subarea inside a specific area as content, a sales volume information-acquiring part that acquire sales volume information, a sales volume information storage part that stores the sales volume information, a distribution request-receiving... Agent: Nikon Corporation
20150142557 - User engagement-based contextually-dependent automated pricing for non-guaranteed delivery: A method for adjusting pricing for advertisements of non-guaranteed delivery (“NDG”) advertising auctions includes retrieving dwell time information for users that engage advertisements streamed to the users in a display content stream. The method aggregates the advertisements into different groups according to display context (such as advertisement category, viewing device,... Agent: Yahoo! Inc.
20150142537 - Receiving product/service information and content based on a captured image: A device receives an image captured by a user device at an event or at an event location, and analyzes the captured image to determine the event or the event location. The device analyzes the captured image to determine an entity associated with the event or the event location, and... Agent: Verizon Patent And Licensing Inc.
20150142559 - Customers comparison and targeting method: A computer processor implemented process for identifying a template associated with a queried customer, such that a type and at least one subject of the template are selected based on (i) an influence score of the queried customer, (ii) an interest score of the queried customer, and (iii) a sensitivity... Agent: Snecma
20150142560 - Content delivery based on monitoring mobile device usage: 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, from a mobile device, data representing location and usage pattern information pertaining to the mobile... Agent: Google Inc.
20150142562 - Method and apparatus for communicating messages to individuals: Apparatus is provided for communicating messages to individuals entering a retail establishment. It comprises a remotely readable loyalty card for a user of that establishment including an electronically stored user identity. Wireless interrogation means e.g having a range of at least 1 metre reads the loyalty card as the user... Agent:
20150142561 - Method and system for delivery of content based on data captured through transit payments: A method for distributing targeted content includes: storing content profiles, each including a content item and selection criteria; storing account profiles, each including data related to an account including an account identifier and transaction data entries including transaction data corresponding to a transaction involving the account; storing consumer profiles, each... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142564 - Methods and apparatus for statistical mobile device identification: Methods and apparatus for mobile device identification using TCP segment timestamps are disclosed. A request from a mobile device is received at a server. A TCP connection, initiated by the mobile device, is made between the server and the device, and a timestamp generated by the mobile device is retrieved... Agent:
20150142563 - System and method for targeted delivery of digital information: A system. The system includes a computing device, a cookie pool module and an instruction module. The computing device includes a processor. The cookie pool module is communicably connected to the processor and is configured to receive cookie pool data and utilize the received cookie pool data to associate a... Agent: Twenty-ten, Inc.
20150142567 - Method and apparatus for identifying elements of a webpage: A method for identifying elements of a webpage is provided. The method includes accessing, by an electronic device, a document object model (DOM) of the webpage. Changes applied to properties of a plurality of elements of the webpage across different media queries for different viewports are then analyzed using the... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated
20150142566 - Surfacing product listing ads for fresh items: Systems, methods, and computer-readable media for providing fresh product listing advertisements in response to a search query are presented. More particularly, in response to receiving a search query, a plurality of search results are identified, which search results are relevant to the search query. Additionally, a first set of product... Agent: Microsoft Corporation
20150142565 - Targeting content based on local queries: Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, and including a method for determining content based on a location. The method comprises: receiving a query; determining the query is a local query including determining a location associated with the query; when the query is a... Agent:
20150142568 - Method for enabling a mobile device to generate message feedback, and advertising server implementing the same cross-reference to related application: A method for enabling a mobile device to generate message feedback includes: receiving user agent data from a mobile device; calling a dynamic-link library, followed by analyzing the user agent data; based on a result of the analyzing, selecting a message launching command that conforms with the mobile device, a... Agent:
20150142569 - Systems and methods for accessing shopping center services using a portable electronic device: This is directed to systems and methods for enhancing a user's experience at a shopping center. In some embodiments, an integrated application available on an electronic device can provide information for promotional and available sales of goods and services, allow a user to browse and search through available content providers... Agent:
20150142570 - Systems and methods for generating and using a digital pass: A system, method, and article of manufacture for generating a digital pass is disclosed. The method may comprise retrieving a plurality of identity attributes, and grouping a subset of identity attributes in the plurality of identity attributes to generate at least one digital pass. The method may further comprise grouping... Agent:
20150142574 - Exclusive delivery of content within geographic areas: Application developers can request to have their applications registered for use with a content delivery platform. The operator of the content delivery platform establishes perimeters defining geographic areas, and maintains records reserving particular areas for delivery of content associated with particular sponsors. Registered applications running on mobile devices can request... Agent:
20150142572 - Serving content based on online registration and offline messages: Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for serving content based on online registration and offline messages. One example method includes registering online an entity with a content management system, the registering including storing a location associated with the entity, receiving offline from the entity a message that indicates... Agent:
20150142571 - System and method for increasing the likelihood of users reviewing advertisements: A system and machine-implemented method for displaying an advertisement in a supplemental display area comprising a first supplemental content display region and a second supplemental content display region for concurrent display with a primary content display area on a user device, including identifying the first supplemental content display region and... Agent: Google Inc.
20150142573 - Systems and methods for storing pictures on a cloud platform and printing the pictures from different locations: The present invention discloses systems and methods for storing pictures on a cloud platform and printing the pictures from different locations. The system may include a first network device to upload a plurality of image files to a private space on a cloud platform, the cloud platform selectively assigning a... Agent:
20150142538 - Using multiple media players to insert data items into a media stream of a streaming media: Playback of a tagged audio stream at mobile communications device, or other processing device, can be controlled transparently to a user of the device by implementing multiple instances of a media player. A Spot Caching Instance of the media player can receive and cache an untagged content stream from an... Agent: Iheartmedia Management Services, Inc.
20150142579 - Advertisement insertion method, device, and system: Embodiments of the present invention provide an advertisement insertion method. The method includes: before a voice call or a video call is connected, sending, by a media gateway or an advertisement storage, an advertisement to a terminal; and playing, by the terminal, the advertisement, so as to implement advertisement insertion.... Agent:
20150142575 - Method and system for targeted advertising on clothing: A method for displaying targeted content on an article of clothing includes: storing a plurality of consumer profiles, each consumer profile including a consumer identifier and consumer behavioral data; storing a plurality of content profiles, each content profile including data related to a visual content item including one or more... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142576 - Methods and mobile devices for displaying an adaptive advertisement object and systems for generating the adaptive advertisement object: A method for displaying an adaptive advertisement object on a mobile device, the method includes the following steps. Execute a mobile application to display a page including at least one adaptive advertisement object. The mobile application includes a description file, at least one content resource file, at least one advertisement... Agent: Institute For Information Industry
20150142577 - Public mobile advertisement mobile distribute device: A public mobile advertisement mobile distribute device, which comprises a distribute mechanism; a total member mechanism, connected to the distribute mechanism; an advertisement agent mechanism, connected to the distribute mechanism; a coin mechanism, connected to the distribute mechanism; a group mechanism, connected to the distribute mechanism, where the advertisement agent... Agent:
20150142578 - Targeted advertisement selection for a wireless communication device (wcd): Systems, apparatus, and methods are disclosed for accurately identifying a mobile thing motion activity (MTMA; e.g., stationary, walking, running, biking, driving, etc.) associated with a mobile thing (MT) using sensor data from one or more sensors associated with a wireless communication device (WCD) transported by the MT, so as to... Agent:
20150142582 - Generic content collection systems: The invention generally relates to a universal, generic content collection method and system for collecting, storing, and sharing content on the Internet using computers, mobile and/or electronic devices. In one aspect, the invention relates to methods and systems for collecting multiple types of content using a user interface. The method... Agent:
20150142580 - Heuristic customer clustering: Methods and apparatus are disclosed regarding an e-commerce system that places customers into a plurality of clusters and tailors services provided to a customer based on the cluster in which the customer is placed. In one embodiment, the e-commerce system defines the clusters based on purchase history data for customers... Agent: Sears Brands, LLC
20150142581 - Providing ratings using a rating service: Concepts and technologies are disclosed herein for providing ratings using a rating service. A server computer can execute a rating service. The rating service can be configured to detect an activity associated with a user device and to identify a rating associated with the activity. The server computer can determine... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20150142583 - Presenting content items associated with dynamically-created advertisements to users of a social networking system: A social networking system associates identification information with combinations of values used to generate a dynamically-created advertisement. Interactions with the dynamically-created advertisement by social networking system users are also associated with the dynamically-created advertisement. The social networking system uses the identification information to present the same combination of values used... Agent: Facebook, Inc., A Delaware Corporation
20150142584 - Ranking content based on member propensities: A system, apparatus, method and computer-program product are provided for determining affinities between members of an on-line service and/or one member's likely propensity for content published by or on behalf of another member. Members of the service include individuals and organizations. A content item may be an announcement by or... Agent: Linkedin Corporation
20150142585 - Internet affiliate network marketing system and method with associated computer program: An Internet affiliate marketing method and associated computer program whereby a next generation affiliate network acts as an exchange for advertisers and merchants on one side and affiliates and next generation affiliates on the other. Affiliates and next generation affiliates sell content advertising in creatives to advertisers and merchants. Parties... Agent:
20150142586 - Methods and systems for systemizing a brand voice: A computer-implemented method for systemizing a brand voice is disclosed. The computer implemented method includes the steps of defining a framework having one or more of writing styles, identifying one or more brand voice characteristics associated with each of the one or more writing styles, assigning an optimum quantitative value... Agent: R/ga
20150142589 - Method, mobile terminal and pos machine for implementing selection of secure element in near field communication: A method, a mobile terminal, and a point of sale (POS) machine for implementing selection of a secure element in near field communication are provided. The method includes receiving, by a near field communication controller on a local end, a first configuration instruction sent by a device host on the... Agent:
20150142588 - System and method for management of retail site infrastructure for mobile application usages: A method of authorizing a transaction at a fuel pump includes receiving a user request to activate the pump, determining whether the user is authorized, determining whether the user is in the proximity of the pump, determining whether the pump is functional, determining whether the pump is already reserved for... Agent: Shell Oil Company
20150142587 - System and method of dynamic correlation view for cloud based incident analysis and pattern detection: A method and apparatus including a cloud server saving a plurality of security events that occurred within a secured area where each saved security event includes an identifier on a device or person monitored by the security system, an identifier of the monitoring function that triggered the saving of the... Agent: Honeywell International Inc.
20150142594 - Examples of delivery and/or referral services: Various systems and methods that may relate to referral and/or delivery services are described. Some embodiments may include billing merchants for delivery services in a consolidated fashion, some embodiments may include interactions with point of sale systems.... Agent:
20150142595 - System and method for enhanced transaction authorization: The present invention relates to system and method for authorizing a transaction using user data collected from third-party websites/applications/sources, such as social media networks. In operation, collected user data may be compared to a financial data or user data collected during a transaction to identify potential fraud and/or other discrepancies,... Agent: Allowify LLC
20150142592 - System and method for point-of-sale electronic receipt generation and management: There is provided a system and a method for the generation and management of point-of-sale (POS) electronic payment transaction receipts. The system and method include a POS component that performs a transaction at a location at which a customer and the POS component are physically present together generates content relating... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142593 - System and method for point-of-sale electronic receipt storage: There is provided a system and a method for the storage of point-of-sale (POS) electronic transaction (e.g., payment transaction or loyalty-based transaction) receipts. The system and method include an electronic storage device having one or more databases of point-of-sale (POS) generated transaction receipt data stored therein, an access path for... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142591 - Systems and methods for collaborative shopping: Systems and methods are disclosed herein for facilitating collaborative shopping. Notifications may be sent to remote devices in response to a shopper's device entering a store or within a given proximity to a store. Notifications may invoke or include an interface to add items to a shared shopping list. Notifications... Agent: Wal-mart Stores, Inc.
20150142590 - User-specific point-of-sale network recommendations based on connection quality data: Embodiments recommend network coverage for a user based on a connection history of the user and connection quality data for networks. The connection history describes connection of the user over time via at least one mobile computing device to one or more networks. Connection quality data describing performance of the... Agent:
20150142596 - Commercial transactions via a wearable computer with a display: A method and system for conducting commercial transactions via a wearable computer coupled to a display, comprising the steps of: means for capturing at least one face image of a first person acting as buyer in a commercial transaction, wherein the at least one face image is captured via the... Agent:
20150142598 - Real time auction with end game: A real time auction system operates in a non real time mode, and an end game mode in which the users are placed in a forum. In both modes the users are capable of placing bids along with times when those bids should be executed. An agent treats the bids... Agent:
20150142597 - Reverse dutch auction processing method executed by a computer server and computer programs thereof: A reverse dutch auction processing method executed by a computer server and computer programs thereof; A user sends a request including at least a value for a parameter representative of a property of the product or service and a maximum first acceptance time period for a product or a service... Agent:
20150142604 - Codes with user preferences: Systems and methods for facilitating payment at checkout are described. A service provider collects and stores user preference information in advance of checkout. When the user is ready to pay, a code containing the user preferences is generated and presented to a merchant during checkout. User preferences can be matched... Agent:
20150142599 - Optimizing product features with respect to price: Some embodiments include a method of facilitating item selection based on features. Other embodiments of related systems and methods are also disclosed.... Agent: Wal-mart Stores, Inc.
20150142600 - Presenting an image of assembled components: A ring design machine receives one or more selections of gemstones and one or more selections of settings and allows a user to “mix and match” gemstones and settings and view a selected gemstone in a compatible setting for that gemstone. To present the gemstone in the setting, the ring... Agent:
20150142601 - System and method for managing shared collections: Systems and methods for managing shared collections are described. For example, a machine receives a textual description of an entry requested to be created within a collection at a network-based system. The textual description is submitted by a user of the network-based system and received from a client device of... Agent:
20150142605 - System for remotely providing services through video communication: A system for remotizing a user service is provided. The system includes elements of audiovisual communication between a station of a user and a video assistance station belonging to an operator that is selected automatically—at the time of the service request by the user—from a plurality of operators. The elements... Agent: Phonetica Lab S.r.l.
20150142607 - Shopping mind reader: Determining user intent based on current user query behavior comprising receiving from a client machine a plurality of signals indicating current user behavior when querying for items; tracking events of current user behavior indicated by the signals; and recommending items that the events indicate are items intended by the current... Agent:
20150142606 - System and method for retrieval of related items for online and in-person shopping through image and contextual information analysis: The present invention generally relates to computer implemented and web-based systems and methods for retrieving information based on image and contextual information analysis. Specifically, this invention relates to systems and methods for the retrieval of information on related items for online and in-person shopping through image and contextual information analysis.... Agent:
20150142608 - System and method for identifying domain names: Systems and methods for facilitating the identification and registration of available Internet domain names in response to user input and/or other external criteria. In embodiments, a domain name platform is provided for interfacing with a user, generating lists of available top level and second level domain combinations, and facilitating registration... Agent:
20150142609 - Identifying classes of product desirability via feature correlations: Some embodiments include a method of identifying desirable items in a category of items based on features. Other embodiments of related systems and methods are also disclosed.... Agent: Wal-mart Stores, Inc.
20150142610 - Providing lowest trip prices: Methods, systems, and apparatus include computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, including a method for providing price information. Travel preferences are received from a user for a trip including a starting location, starting travel date, destination and arrival date. At least two months are presented in a calendar,... Agent: Google Inc.
20150142602 - Method and system for automated identification and engagement of service providers: The current document is directed to methods and systems that identify projects for which service consumers desire service provision and identify available candidate service providers that best match various project parameters and service-provision criteria determined by the automated system. Information describing the identified candidate service providers is presented to the... Agent: Service Labs, Inc.
20150142603 - Systems and methods for managing digital asset exchanges: Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for the exchange of digital assets are generally described. In some embodiments, a digital asset exchange system (the “exchange system”) may generate a catalog of available digital assets stored on a plurality of client logic devices or storage devices. The exchange system may determine a... Agent:
20150142611 - Approach for order resolution: A chain of establishments provides an online ordering system that allows a customer to order virtual items or services from an online menu. When an order is placed, the customer receives an order code that may then be verified at one of many establishment locations at one of many times... Agent: The Melt
20150142612 - Multi-modal transaction engine for mobile retail systems: Autonomous operation of a mobile retailing computing system. In one aspect of the invention, an onboard server situated in a public transportation vehicle establishes communication with a plurality of client devices each client device displaying products offered for sale from multiple different merchants and coordinates a purchase transaction in which... Agent:
20150142613 - Systems, methods, and apparatus for wireless thermal printing for order fulfillment: Systems, methods, and a printer apparatus using network-based communication over 3G or 4G wireless networks, and provides for electronic response from the printer relating to order confirmation and fulfillment at the recipient printer, in communication to an order management coordinator or server. The printer provides an order output including at... Agent:
20150142614 - Transaction support system: Generation rule storage unit stores a correspondence between a data item of order slip data and a data item of delivery slip data. Transaction information storage unit stores the order slip data and the delivery slip data as transaction information. The transaction information processor automatically generates delivery slip data from... Agent:
20150142615 - System and method for automatically managing media content: A method, computer program product and computing device for receiving a request to load at least one new media content item on a personal media device. The size of the at least one new media content item is compared with the amount of storage space remaining on the personal media... Agent: Intel Corporation
20150142616 - Managing a hierarchy of online stores: A computer system for supporting multiple hierarchically defined online stores includes a capability for an administrator of an online store to push information from a parent store to one or more child stores, and to pull information from a parent store to a child store. The administrator instructs the computer... Agent:
20150142617 - Method for interchanging data between the three-demensional shopping platform and the external platform: The present invention discloses a method for interchanging date between the 3D shopping platform and the external platform is disclosed. The advantageous effects of this invention are but not limited to, 3D models are adopted to present the street blocks which arranges kinds of stores in mobile terminal, which is... Agent: Spreadtrum Communications (shanghai) Co., Ltd.
20150142619 - On-line product catalogue and ordering system, and the presentation of multimedia content: A method of presenting an on-line product catalogue and ordering system to a user, said method comprising providing a graphical user interface representing a virtual space through which users may navigate, said virtual space including representations representing products, through which a user may obtain product information and order a product... Agent: Outersonic Limited
20150142618 - Smartphone-based methods and systems: Methods and arrangements involving portable devices, such as smartphones and tablet computers, are disclosed. Exemplary arrangements utilize the camera portions of such devices to identify nearby subjects, and take actions based thereon. Others rely on near field chip (RFID) identification of objects, or on identification of audio streams (e.g., music,... Agent:
20150142621 - Dispenser and associated tracking application: Systems, methods, and apparatuses are provided for storing, dispensing, and facilitating replenishment of a dispenser. The dispenser may store and dispense one or more types of consumable items. Additionally, the dispenser may include one or more sensors for sensing a storage status of the dispenser (e.g., the quantity consumable items... Agent: Kohl's Department Stores, Inc.
20150142620 - Systems and methods for identifying substitute goods: This disclosure includes various methods and systems for automatically identifying product substitutes based on correlating product attributes to attributes of products in a subset of possible product pairs that are identified as substitute pairs.... Agent:
20150142623 - System and method for identity protection using mobile device signaling network derived location pattern recognition: A system and method for recognizing patterns in wireless device locations using wireless device location data derived from a communications signaling network is provided. By using wireless network supported signaling operations and messages, location data concerning the whereabouts of wireless devices, and hence wireless device users, may be obtained. The... Agent:
20150142622 - System and method for intraday liquidity analytics: A system for analyzing liquidity data for a client of a financial services provider includes processor(s), at the financial services provider, configured to execute computer program module(s). The modules are configured to receive a request from the client to generate a liquidity analysis based on client account(s), and, upon receiving... Agent:
20150142624 - Advance notice and analysis of notice documents from a taxing authority: A system and computerized method for receiving and analyzing a notice document from a taxing authority. A notice form data store has a plurality of notice forms associated therewith, each associated with at least one category. A taxpayer file data store has a plurality of taxpayer files associated therewith. An... Agent:
20150142625 - System and method for electronic time reconciliation: The invention relates to systems, methods, and devices for automatically reconciling information among multiple records. Systems and methods of the invention are operable to automatically reconcile differences among a gatelog, a shift ticket, and an activity report by applying rules. Since the invention is able to automate and standardize the... Agent:
20150142628 - Detecting structured transactions: In some embodiments, a system comprises an interface and one or more processors. The interface receives a potential alert associated with a transaction between a first party and a second party. The processors determine a first subset of same party transactions transacted between the parties during an alert period and... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation
20150142629 - Detecting unusual activity in cash vault transactions: In some embodiments, a system includes an interface and one or more processors communicatively coupled to the interface. The interface receives current transaction information indicating a proportion of large denomination currency transacted by a customer during a current period. The processors determine historic transaction information and a dynamic threshold for... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation
20150142627 - Graphical user interface for investigation of suspicious activity within a financial institution: Embodiments of the invention are directed to apparatus, methods, and computer program products for generating a Graphical User Interface (GUI) that provides an individual or entity tasked with investigating suspicious financial institution activity immediate insight into the relationship between the parties involved and the numerous suspicious activity events, the relationships... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation
20150142631 - Method and system for underperforming credit analysis: Non-performing home loans can be resolved by objectively matching resolution criteria set forth by a note holder regarding various resolution paths and data provided by the borrower reflecting their current economical state and desired outcome. The non-performing loan resolution system of the present invention determines whether specific loan resolution paths... Agent: Shortsave, Inc.
20150142626 - Risk scenario generation: Techniques are described for processing scenario sets. In one example, a method comprises determining, by at least one computer processor, a computation graph, wherein the computation graph comprises at least one of: a random increment generator, a transformation matrix, a group of scenario indices, and calibrated model parameters; and distributing,... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150142630 - Risk scenario generation: Techniques are described for processing scenario sets. In one example, a method comprises determining, by at least one computer processor, a computation graph, wherein the computation graph comprises at least one of: a random increment generator, a transformation matrix, a group of scenario indices, and calibrated model parameters; and distributing,... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150142696 - Investment management system accuracy increasing method: A method of improving investment performance models accuracy by taking into the account the effects of model optimization process that leads to systematic calculation errors caused by the limited amount of available historical investment data and a method of testing such systems that creates artificial historical investment data with known... Agent:
20150142698 - Method and apparatus for representing and modeling concepts in finance: A method and apparatus for presenting, managing and manipulating financial and econometric data are presented. The method and apparatus presented provide a virtual financial laboratory that allows a user to test and verify financial “Concepts”. The disclosed method and apparatus allows a user to learn how to wisely invest money... Agent: Topxight Labs LLP
20150142697 - Stock slots: Stock market performance is used and that data is translated into slot machine results. The application-based slot machine that uses a formula to translate stock performance into slot machine spin results. The application-based slot machine combines the excitement and entertainment value of casino gambling with the importance of saving or... Agent:
20150142633 - Controlling operation of a trading algorithm based on operating condition rules: Methods, systems and computer-readable storage media are provided for controlling operation of a trading algorithm based on operating condition rules. Certain embodiments provide a method including determining, using a computing device, an approval of use of a trading algorithm by monitoring for an occurrence of an operating condition defined in... Agent:
20150142634 - Distribution of electronic market data: A system and method are provided that, among other things, can reduce the burden on receiving computers, increase data throughput, reduce system failure, and provide components of a scalable and flexible network architecture. Specifically, the system and method provide a multichannel-multicast network environment for use in dynamically assigning data to... Agent:
20150142636 - Risk mitigation tool for monitoring trading limits: In various embodiments, methods, systems, and computer program products may be provided for monitoring a risk entity's trading activity and/or risk exposure and providing one or more alerts and/or reports regarding the same. In one embodiment, a system is provided comprising at least one memory for storing one or more... Agent:
20150142637 - Switching layer for trading on global markets: Techniques for managing and routing market orders across a global trading system. Each trading node can be associated with one or more markets and each node can be configured to provide market access to each market associated with a node in the system. Each trading node can be connected, via... Agent: Fidessa Corporation
20150142635 - System and method for providing market data in an electronic trading environment: A system and methods are developed for providing market data in an electronic trading environment. One example method includes determining a probability model comprising a probability corresponding to a change in relation to a market data parameter, then, using the probability to generate a compressed bit stream representing the market... Agent:
20150142632 - System and method for selectively displaying market information related to a plurality of tradeable objects: A graphical interface and method are provided for selectively displaying market information corresponding to a plurality of tradeable objects. According to one example method, a scanning feature is provided in relation to a number of tradeable object indicators. Upon detecting a predefined movement of a user input device in relation... Agent:
20150142638 - Calculating a probability of a business being delinquent: There is provided a method that includes employing a computer to perform operations of (a) receiving, from a data source, by way of an electronic communication, a descriptor of a business, (b) matching said descriptor to data in a database, thus yielding a match, wherein said data includes a unique... Agent: The Dun & Bradstreet Corporation
20150142639 - Credit repair by analysis of trade line properties: A method for taking appropriate action on a credit report for an individual based on analysis of properties of at least some of the trade lines of the credit report. Upon accessing the credit report, each of at least some of the trade lines in the credit report are processed... Agent:
20150142640 - Auto-detection of merchant payment preferences: Systems and methods for retrieving and displaying merchant payment preferences to a user are described. When a user is at or near a merchant location, a service provider determines the type or form of electronic payment the merchant can accept. The service provider then generates the specific type or form... Agent:
20150142642 - Detecting payment layering through correspondent banks: In some embodiments, a system comprises an interface and one or more processors. The interface receives transaction information for one or more transactions performed using resources of a first financial institution. The processors determine that an originating party associated with the transactions is not a customer of the first financial... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation
20150142644 - Electronic receipts for nfc-based financial transactions: To facilitate conducting a financial transaction via wireless communication between an electronic device and another electronic device, a secure element in the electronic device receives, from a third party, a notification associated with a financial transaction. This third party may be independent of a counterparty in the financial transaction, such... Agent:
20150142641 - Method of generating physical mail from electronic messages: A system for transmitting user messages to a recipient via standard physical mail is disclosed. A data service provided over the Internet or other data network receives a message, addressee information, and payment from a user via a network-enabled device such as a personal computer or smartphone. The system generates... Agent:
20150142645 - Mobile deposit system for digital image and transaction management: A central system for receiving captured transaction data from a plurality of remote capture devices over a network, the remote capture devices including a mobile device type and a fixed location device type, the system comprising: a receipt module to receive the captured transaction data; a processing module to process... Agent:
20150142643 - System and method for sharing transaction information by object tracking of inter-entity transactions and news streams: Among other things, embodiments of the present disclosure may be used to enable multiple entities having interests in an event (such as a transaction) to receive and view information related to the event. Entities may receive alerts and status information related to different aspects of a transaction or other event.... Agent:
20150142646 - Configurable invoice matching optimization system: A system is provided that automatically optimizes a configurable invoice matching engine. The system receives a set of historical invoice matching data that includes invoices classified by the invoice matching engine and resolution actions initiated by the invoice matching engine. The system further calculates a current overall cost associated with... Agent: Oracle International Corporation
20150142647 - Consumer bill-pay: A self-service financial transaction device may include a processor and a non-transitory memory communicatively coupled to the processor. The non-transitory memory may be configured to store instructions that, when executed, may cause the processor to request access to a liability account associated with a customer of the financial institution. Upon... Agent: Bank Of America Corporation
20150142648 - Corporate bill self-service system with blank bill vending and temporary bill storage functions: The invention solves present problems of insufficient flexibility and convenience and inefficiency in processing of corporate bill businesses, and provides a corporate bill self-service system with functions of blank bill selling and temporary bill storage, and the technical solution thereof can be summarized as follows: the corporate bill self-service system... Agent: Chengdu Santai Electronic Industry Co., Ltd.
20150142649 - Integrated applications and web services marketplace: A system for transmission, reception and accumulation of the knowledge packets to plurality of channel nodes in the network operating distributedly in a peer to peer environment via installable one or more role active Human Operating System (HOS) applications in a digital devise of each of channel node, a network... Agent:
20150142650 - Centralized financial account migration system: Systems and methods for migration of financial account settings are disclosed. One system includes a migration server. The migration server includes a database for tracking account settings migration including one or more switch tracking numbers associated with account migrations. The migration server further includes a web interface configured to receive... Agent: The Fusion Network LLC
20150142651 - Internet service provider (isp) authentication of ecommerce transactions: The present disclosure provides internet service provider (ISP) authentication of eCommerce transactions, more particularly, a method and system of associating an ISP recognition identification (ID) with a cashless payment account. A system, method, and software product are provided for fraud prevention in the field of cashless payment account transactions. A... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142652 - Portable terminal, terminal function management system, terminal function management method, terminal function management program, and computer-readable recording medium upon which said program has been recorded: A portable terminal, a terminal function management system, and a terminal function management method that can prevent electronic money fraud by another person after loss or theft and readily and accurately determine the electronic money balance to be guaranteed are provided. In a portable terminal, a lock function that imposes... Agent: Rakuten, Inc.
20150142660 - Centralized financial account migration system: Systems and methods for migration of financial account settings are disclosed. One system includes a migration server. The migration server includes a third-party interface directory, including notification data associated with notifying one or more third parties of an account migration. The migration server further includes a transaction analysis module configured... Agent:
20150142654 - Facilitating payment transaction via trusted devices: When a mobile communication device attempts to conduct an electronic payment transaction in a remote area where wireless signals for internet connection are not available, the mobile communication device may relay the request for payment transaction via one or more trusted devices using Near Field Communication to reach a trusted... Agent:
20150142657 - Linking physical card to virtual card account method and apparatus: A system, method, and computer-readable storage medium configured to enable a cardholder to perform a financial transaction with virtual payment card when presenting a linked physical payment card.... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142659 - Method, apparatus and system for mobile payment: A mobile payment method is provided. The method includes a mobile terminal obtaining a user identifier stored in a portable terminal which establishes a communication connection with the mobile terminal and sending the user identifier to a payment platform server. The method also includes the mobile terminal receiving prompt information... Agent: Tencent Technology (shenzhen) Company Limited
20150142655 - Methods, systems and computer readable media for apportioning a payment card authorization request among a plurality of issuer entities: Methods, systems, and computer readable media for apportioning a payment card authorization request among a plurality of issuer entities are disclosed. In one example, the method includes the method includes receiving a payment card authorization request associated with a master access card account for a specified monetary amount and apportioning... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142658 - Payment binding management method, payment server, client, and system: A computer server receives a payment binding change request submitted by a client application from a requesting terminal, where the payment binding change request carries a payment account and terminal identification information of a target payment-bound terminal. If the target payment-bound terminal is registered as a secondary payment-bound terminal of... Agent:
20150142661 - Shared expense management: Systems and methods are provided for managing shared expenses. The systems and methods may include a financial service provider identifying shared expenses in a customer's transaction history with software application executed on a server or personal computing device. The financial service provider may identify other individuals with whom the customer... Agent: Capital One Financial Corporation
20150142662 - Systems and methods for identification verification using electronic images: Systems and methods are provided for identification verification using electronic images. For instance, a method may include receiving, by a computer from a service provider computer, a notification indicating that a user has failed electronic verification. The method may also include receiving, by the computer from the service provider computer,... Agent:
20150142656 - Systems and methods for integrating an environmental impact offset with a payment card usage program: A computer-implemented method for generating environmental impact offsets for payment card transactions is described. The method implemented using a computing device in communication with a memory. The method includes storing, in the memory, a plurality of offset factors associated with a plurality of merchants, receiving a first authorization request message... Agent: Mastercard International Incorporated
20150142663 - Systems and methods for optimizing financial transactions: Systems, methods and computer-readable media for optimizing financial transactions are disclosed. Candidate source and target financial accounts may be respectively identified based on source and target identifiers. Respective candidate source payment networks configured to access each candidate source financial account and respective candidate target payment networks configured to access each... Agent:
20150142653 - Wireless power supply to enable payment transaction: A method for completing a transaction at a terminal between a terminal and a mobile device including: initiating a transaction at the terminal; initiating communication with the mobile device; determining that the mobile device is without power; transmitting a wireless power signal to power the mobile device; sending a transaction... Agent: Nxp B.v.
20150142664 - Planning assignment of software licenses: A method for planning assignment of floating licenses of software products is proposed. Floating licenses can be requested to a runtime server by multiple workstations (to which they are assigned until a maximum number of instances of the product are running concurrently). In the solution of the invention, a user... Agent:
20150142665 - Generating transaction identifiers: To facilitate conducting a financial transaction via wireless communication between an electronic device and another electronic device, the electronic device determines a unique transaction identifier for the financial transaction based on financial-account information communicated to the other electronic device. The financial-account information specifies a financial account that is used to... Agent:
20150142668 - Apparatus and method for using a device conforming to a payment standard for access control and/or secure data storage: Secure establishment of a key associated with a first facility identifier is facilitated. The key is shared between a device and an operator of a first facility, via a public key management infrastructure of a payment system operating according to the payment standard, during a first transaction, substantially in accordance... Agent:
20150142666 - Authentication service: An authentication service for hosting in trusted server environments includes a validation process for validating the identities of mobile users from a server's vantage point in the Cloud. A confidence scoring process is further included for estimating the certainty to which (1) a particular user, (2) a user's device apps... Agent:
20150142667 - Payment authorization system: A payment authorization system includes a network server configured to create strong bindings between individual user identifiers and a peculiar combination of devices corresponding users employ, and the associated communications services each utilizes. The combination of user-devices-services reduces the possibilities to the one user who is authorized to establish access... Agent:
20150142670 - Systems and methods for software based encryption: Systems, methods, and apparatuses are provided for enabling a merchant payment computer to obtain one or more encryption keys, and use the encryption keys to encrypt transaction data. The merchant payment computer may authenticate to a merchant management computer to obtain a signed digital certificate attesting the identity of the... Agent:
20150142669 - Virtual payment chipcard service: A virtual payment chipcard service depends on a secure, back-end network server configured to maintain chipcard authorization data and computational services as virtual assets in the Cloud. These are behind tamper resistant boundaries, and, on user transaction request, arranged to electronically sign a transaction on the user's behalf as a... Agent:
20150142671 - Generating transaction identifiers: To facilitate conducting a financial transaction via wireless communication between an electronic device and another electronic device, the electronic device determines a unique transaction identifier for the financial transaction based on financial-account information communicated to the other electronic device. The financial-account information specifies a financial account that is used to... Agent:
20150142672 - Method and apparatus for conducting offline commerce transactions: Methods and apparatus for conducting offline commerce transactions that use a barcode as the user ID as an alternative means for personal identification is described. The user ID represented in the bar code format referred to as the User ID Barcode is generated from a number that uniquely identifies the... Agent:
20150142673 - Methods and systems for token request management: Embodiments of the present invention are directed to methods and systems for providing a payment token issuance system using account issuer-defined payment token request rules generated and stored by a token issuer computer. The token issuer computer allows an account issuer to define payment token request rules, and the token... Agent:
20150142674 - System and method for generating and finalizing a request for sale: A system and related method are provided to generate and finalize a request for sale (RFS). The system controls commerce between buyers and sellers, which is transmitted over a communication network and initiated and driven by buyer bids. In a preferred embodiment, the system allows buyers to research products and... Agent: Nabthat, Inc.
20150142675 - Electronic process validation: A system for electronic transaction processing, comprising a plurality of electronic documents, each having a plurality of elements, each element having one or more representation data field, one or more definition data field and one or more record data field, a consumer closing table providing access to a subset of... Agent: Guardian Consumer Services, Inc.
20150142676 - Systems and methods for managing authored content generation, approval, and distribution: A review management system/content management system (RMS/CMS system) manages the collection and review of blocks of unreviewed authored content by original equipment manufacturer (OEM) designated reviewers. OEM designated reviewers are able to edit and add comments that are logically associated by the RMS/CMS system with a block of unreviewed authored... Agent:
20150142677 - Method and apparatus for determining a metric for a predicted operational status of a product: An approach for predicting potential reliability or performance issues associated with a product and presenting various options to address those potential issues includes determining one or more parameters associated with a transaction related to a product. The approach also includes obtaining, in response to the transaction and based on the... Agent: Cellco Partnership D/b/a Verizon Wireless
20150142678 - Method and system for determining location for logistics infrastructure using geographic information: The present invention relates to a system for determining a location for logistics infrastructure using geographic information, including: a geographic information module configured to convert the received text information into geographic information based on geo coding; a geographic information analysis module configured to extract the background information on an area... Agent: Electronics And Telecommunications Research Institute
20150142681 - Legitimacy determination of reported problems: Techniques for determining the legitimacy of a problem report are provided. Report data indicating a reported problem is received at a computer processor. Image data associated with the reported problem is identified, and metadata associated with the image data is identified. The legitimacy of the reported problem is determined based... Agent: International Business Machines Corporation
20150142680 - Method and system for assisting user and entity compliance using a communication device: A communication device for assisting a user with compliance with a set of regulations includes: a display device, an input device, a transmitting device, a receiving device, a non-transitory computer-readable storage medium, and a processing device. The transmitting device is configured to transmit at least a user identifier associated with... Agent:
20150142679 - Provisioning rules to manage user entitlements: In techniques for provisioning rules to manage user entitlements, a database maintains an association of a user identifier with one or more purchased entitlements that correspond to products or services purchased by a consumer entity from one or more service groups. An entitlement manager is implemented to receive provisioning rules... Agent: Adobe Systems Incorporated
20150142682 - Systems and methods for an automated interpretation of legal regulations: Systems and methods for automated interpretation of legal regulations are described. The described systems implement a method that includes receiving a plurality of legal regulations and deconstructing the plurality of legal regulations based on at least one of a regulatory rule model and Minsky's frames to form a computer interpretable... Agent:
20150142683 - Method of anti-counterfeit identification: The method of anti-counterfeit identification includes establishing a tracking platform to render and store enterprises' registration information (including registered names and telephone numbers) and security codes. A client connected to the tracking platform for inquiry is established, and manufacturers print on their products corresponding anti-counterfeit phone numbers, corporate security codes... Agent: Xiang Yang Hao Zheng Industrial Cp., Ltd.
20150142684 - Social networking software application with identify verification, minor sponsorship, photography management, and image editing features: An social networking software application provides identify verification, minor sponsorship, photography management, and image editing features, in addition to providing efficient product and employment advertising. An event photography module enables the management and purchase of event photographs.... Agent:
20150142685 - Methods and apparatus having applicability to evaluation of hiring candidates: Methods and apparatus having applicability to evaluation of hiring candidates. A method having applicability to evaluation of hiring candidates may include determining a first score for a first attribute of a hiring candidate and a second score for a second attribute of the hiring candidate, assigning the hiring candidate to... Agent:
20150142686 - Marketplace exchange of personal data: Transparent collection and profiling of personal data builds trust. A central database aggregates personal data reported by source devices. Users may view their individual personal data. Users may approve the personal data for sharing with approved entities, such as trusted retailers.... Agent: At&t Intellectual Property I, L.p.
20150142687 - Student account data system: A student account data system is provided. The system includes one or more processors and a machine-readable mediums storing a set of instructions that, when executed by the processor cause it to execute operations including gathering student data from at least a first program, create a student profile from the... Agent: V.p. Skyview, L.L.C.
20150142689 - Activity monitor: Systems and methods that incentivize physical fitness of a user are discussed herein. A system can include a motion component and a control component. The motion component can monitor motion data associated with the user. The control component can provide one or more rewards to the user, wherein the rewards... Agent: Movband, LLC Dba Movable
20150142688 - Donation management, promotion, and funds distribution methods and systems: A process for collecting and distributing to multiple beneficiaries funds donated by multiple donors, including the steps of presenting to a donor a group of potential beneficiaries to which the donor may donate, providing to the donor a beneficiary selection means through use of which the donor may select one... Agent:
20150142691 - Concepts for electronic door hangers: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided. In one embodiment, a connection between an electronic door hanger and a customer computing entity can be established at a customer's location. With a connection established, information about an attempted (e.g., successful/unsuccessful) pick-up or delivery can be automatically provided... Agent:
20150142692 - Concepts for electronic door hangers: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided. In one embodiment, a connection between an electronic door hanger and a customer computing entity can be established at a customer's location. With a connection established, information about an attempted (e.g., successful/unsuccessful) pick-up or delivery can be automatically provided... Agent:
20150142690 - Method and apparatus for mass updates of digital media: A method for providing a storage device with content files for exhibition commences by identifying, from a work order, a needed set of content files. Thereafter, a storage device, whose previously written content files most closely match the needed set of content files identified from the work order, is selected... Agent:
20150142693 - Pressure activation mat and method for selling footwear: An apparatus for marketing and selling footwear, the footwear having a footbed, comprises a mat having one or more layers, the top layer of the mat comprising the same material as footwear footbed, e.g., yoga mat foam. At least a portion of an upper of one of more units of... Agent: Deckers Outdoor Corporation
20150142694 - Business process realization system, operation method and non-transitory computer readable storage medium thereof: A business process realization system, an operation method and a non-transitory computer readable storage medium thereof are provided. The business process realization system includes a user interface module, a storage unit, an access module, and an identification module. The user interface is configured to receive first input commands corresponding to... Agent: Institute For Information Industry
20150142695 - Energy disaggregation techniques for whole-house energy consumption data: The present invention is directed to systems and methods for performing energy disaggregation of a whole-house energy usage waveform, based at least in part on the whole-house energy usage profile, training data, and predetermined generic models, including: a module for pairing impulses identified in the whole-house energy usage waveform to... Agent:Previous industry: Data processing: speech signal processing, linguistics, language translation, and audio compression/decompression
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