US Patent No: 8,098,272 - Analytics, PDF, Full Text and PAIR Access

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Commercial product routing system with video vending capability

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A traffic control system selectively interfaces members of plural groups, as buyer groups and vendor groups, for video communication through a dial-up telephone system, for analyzing and compiling data, scheduling appointments, implementing conferences, consummating sales and the like. The traffic-control system comprises a telephonic interface apparatus for interfacing remote telephonic terminals of the dial-up telephone system identified with the members of plural groups, a video recording unit for recording and playing video transcriptions, a storage memory for storing data on the members, including telephonic terminal numbers and area-of-interest codes and a control computer to selectively interconnect the video recording unit with the remote telephone terminals through the telephonic interface apparatus to record and receive video communication.

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TELEBUYER, LLCLOS ANGELES, CA16

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Katz, Ronald A Los Angeles, CA 129 6196

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4,766,592 Broadcast conferencing arrangement 17 1987
5,042,062 Method and apparatus for providing real-time switching of high bandwidth transmission channels 110 1989
 
INTER*ACT SYSTEMS, INCORPORATED (6)
5,201,010 Method and system for building a database and performing marketing based upon prior shopping history 405 1992
5,237,620 Check reader method and system for reading check MICR code 238 1992
5,305,196 Check transaction processing, database building and marketing method and system utilizing automatic check reading 228 1992
5,327,508 Method and system for building a database and performing marketing based upon prior shopping history 213 1993
5,621,812 Method and system for building a database for use with selective incentive marketing in response to customer shopping histories 555 1993
5,388,165 Method and system for building a database and performing marketing based upon prior shopping history 217 1994
 
M. A. Kempner, Inc. (1)
4,922,520 Automatic telephone polling system 105 1989
 
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION (7)
4,626,836 Method of scheduling meetings 101 1983
4,805,134 Electronic system for accessing graphical and textual information 159 1986
5,347,632 Reception system for an interactive computer network and method of operation 1021 1989
* 5,319,542 System for ordering items using an electronic catalogue 596 1990
5,442,771 Method for storing data in an interactive computer network 415 1993
5,796,967 Method for presenting applications in an interactive service 131 1993
7,072,849 Method for presenting advertising in an interactive service 145 1993
 
AT&T IPM CORP. (2)
5,689,553 Multimedia telecommunications network and service 381 1993
* 5,450,123 Method to enhance voice communications using encoded one-way video signals under bi-directional user or network control for transmitting stored or real-time video or image information 46 1994
 
STATE STREET BANK AND TRUST COMPANY (1)
5,193,056 Data processing system for hub and spoke financial services configuration 323 1991
 
TVWORKS, LLC (2)
5,191,410 Interactive multimedia presentation and communications system 448 1991
5,195,092 Interactive multimedia presentation & communication system 399 1991
 
FUJITSU LIMITED (1)
5,325,194 Multipoint video conferencing system 24 1992
 
NATIONAL RURAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE (1)
4,893,248 Monitoring and reporting system for remote terminals 282 1987
 
HARRIS CORPORATION (1)
4,332,980 Multiple services system using telephone local loop 218 1980
 
World Energy Exchange Corporation (1)
4,980,826 Voice actuated automated futures trading exchange 349 1984
 
ESPEED, INC. (1)
4,903,201 Automated futures trading exchange 978 1983
 
PRAGMATUS VOD LLC (1)
5,581,479 Information service control point, which uses different types of storage devices, which retrieves information as blocks of data, and which uses a trunk processor for transmitting information 198 1993
 
American Telephone and Telegraph Company, AT&T Bell Laboratories (1)
4,897,867 Method of and an arrangement for forwarding a customer order 211 1988
 
ITI TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
6,072,402 Secure entry system with radio communications 100 1992
 
TV ANSWER, INC. (2)
4,591,906 Wireless transmission from the television set to the television station 172 1985
4,755,871 Control of rf answer pulses in a TV answer back system 134 1986
 
ROCKSTAR BIDCO, LP (1)
5,329,578 Personal communication service with mobility manager 778 1992
 
Minolta Camera Kabushiki Kaisha (1)
5,224,157 Management system for managing maintenance information of image forming apparatus 78 1990
 
Multi-Tech Systems, Inc. (1)
5,452,289 Computer-based multifunction personal communications system 350 1993
 
Zenith Electronics Corporation (1)
4,807,023 Mapping method for impulse pay per view system 61 1985
 
AT&T Bell Laboratories (1)
5,136,581 Arrangement for reserving and allocating a plurality of competing demands for an ordered bus communication network 145 1990
 
SCHAUER,NANCY,AS RECEIVER (1)
4,989,233 Systems for capturing telephonic mass responses 76 1989
 
ELBEX VIDEO LTD. (1)
4,954,886 Closed circuit television apparatus with a remote control television camera 94 1988
 
VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING INC. (5)
5,247,347 PSTN architecture for video-on-demand services 871 1991
5,410,343 Video-on-demand services using public switched telephone network 591 1993
5,528,281 Method and system for accessing multimedia data over public switched telephone network 211 1993
5,793,413 Wireless video distribution 352 1995
* 5,712,906 Communications systems supporting shared multimedia session 99 1996
 
Vintek, Inc. (1)
5,323,315 Computer system for monitoring the status of individual items of personal property which serve as collateral for securing financing 174 1991
 
The Audichron Company (1)
4,791,666 Automatic intercept system interface for electromechanical telephone central office 42 1987
 
ENTERASYS NETWORKS, INC. (1)
5,528,513 Scheduling and admission control policy for a continuous media server 201 1993
 
ERICSSON INC. (1)
6,418,211 Adaptive call screening method 29 1998
 
GUARDIAN INTERLOCK SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
4,843,377 Remote confinement system 137 1987
 
E-TALK CORPORATION (1)
5,684,870 Method and system for transferring calls and call-related data between a plurality of call centers 179 1996
 
Portable Terminal Corp. (1)
4,496,943 Portable information display 56 1982
 
PREMIER RETAIL NETWORKS, INC. (1)
5,412,416 Video media distribution network apparatus and method 253 1992
 
Lazard Freres & Co. (1)
4,739,478 Methods and apparatus for restructuring debt obligations 191 1986
 
MONEYFAX, INC. (1)
4,926,325 Apparatus for carrying out financial transactions via a facsimile machine 165 1988
 
AT&T CORP. (1)
5,371,534 ISDN-based system for making a video call 136 1992
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