Time-dependent message delivery method and system

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7197538
APP PUB NO 20020178237A1
SERIAL NO

10153734

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A message delivery system allows a member to obtain a message delivery service at a designated time with easy operation. The message delivery system has an initialization function of initializing a list of member identification information. The list of member identification information is initialized at a predetermined initialization time. After the initialization, a member is registered in the list of member identification information in response to user request. A message is transmitted to the member newly registered in the list.

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NEC CORPORATIONTOKYO10441

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Sakata, Kazuhiro Tokyo, JP 34 451

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