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Jason Ford: Location-based authorization of gaming action in wireless communication gaming devices. Sprint Spectrum, October 14, 2008: US07435179 (124 worldwide citation)


A gaming server periodically receives location information from a plurality of distributed gaming devices. Such devices can take the form of cellular telephones or other wireless communications devices equipped with a GPS transceiver. When the gaming server determines that a gaming device is within ...


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James K Prueitt, Richard A Pineau, Kevin F Bernier, Todd M Lynton, Scott D Wicker: Method and system for generating a permanent record of a service provided to a mobile device. Woodcock Washburn, June 29, 2010: US07747699 (123 worldwide citation)


System and methods are disclosed that provide users of mobile digital devices the opportunity to obtain a permanent record of the service rendered at the mobile device for all modes of web based services, location based services, services originating at the mobile device and not related to the locat ...


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Brian Wilson, Krishna Bhuyan, Jacob Feinstein: Apparatus and systems for providing location-based services within a wireless network. Cingular Wireless II, Woodcock Washburn, June 26, 2007: US07236799 (123 worldwide citation)


A system for providing wireless telecommunications services to mobile devices includes structure and functionality for location-based services, and includes both server and client/mobile device apparatuses. One apparatus includes a data store storing at least a first record associated with a first w ...


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Matthew Banet, Randon Schultz, Robert Murad: Wireless, internet-based medical-diagnostic system. Triage Data Networks, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr, July 8, 2008: US07396330 (122 worldwide citation)


A system for monitoring a patient's vital signs that features a vital-sign monitor including sensors for measuring from the patient at least one of the following vital-sign data: O2 saturation, blood pressure, electro-cardiogram, respirator rate, and blood glucose level. The system also includes a g ...


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Matthew A Guido, Christopher Dougherty, Roy Casino: Geographic database organization that facilitates location-based advertising. Navteq North America, Jon D Shutter, Frank J Kozak, Grace L O Brien, August 8, 2006: US07089264 (121 worldwide citation)


A method of facilitating delivery of advertising to users of mobile computing platforms is disclosed. A geographic database contains data entities that represent geographic features, such as roads, located in a geographic region. Advertising zones are defined within the geographic region. Associated ...


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Arshad A Syed, Curtis R Reider: Location based method of and system for forwarding wireless telephone calls. Integrated Telecom Solutions, Denise L Locke Liddell & Sapp Mayfield, March 14, 2000: US06038451 (121 worldwide citation)


A method of and system for processing a telephone call to a wireless telephone number associated with a mobile telephone unit forwards the call to a registered wireline number if the mobile unit is located near the geographic location associated with the wireline number. In response to a call placed ...


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Robert Ellis Richton: Method and apparatus for a wireless telecommunication system that provides location-based action services. Lucent Technologies, Harness Dickey & Pierce, June 4, 2002: US06400956 (121 worldwide citation)


A wireless telecommunications system uses location or position information to initiate actions on behalf of travelers. As position information of a wireless mobile unit is received, it is compared to stored position information of a remote location, such as a home. As the traveler approaches his hom ...


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Steven M Armstrong, Eric W Parsons, Elwyn B Davies, Andrew Newton Harker, David Robert Stringer: Communication and presence spanning multiple access networks. Nortel Networks, Steubing McGuinness & Manaras, October 19, 2004: US06807423 (121 worldwide citation)


A personal communications portal maintains presence information about a user who may be available at one or more terminal devices on one or more access networks comprising a multiple access network. The access networks may operate in different transmission modes and may utilize different signaling f ...


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Farshid Alizadeh Shabdiz, Russel K Jones, Edward J Morgan, Michael G Shean: Location-based services that choose location algorithms based on number of detected wireless signal stations within range of user device. Skyhook Wireless, Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, October 19, 2010: US07818017 (119 worldwide citation)


A location beacon database and server, method of building location beacon database, and location based service using same. Wi-Fi access points are located in a target geographical area to build a reference database of locations of Wi-Fi access points. At least one vehicle is deployed including at le ...



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