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 System for creating anonymous social gatherings patent thumbnailnew patent System for creating anonymous social gatherings
A system for creating an anonymous social gathering of 3 or more persons. The system has a server digital device and a client digital device both operatively connected to a distributed network and thus to each other.

 Location and boundary controls for storage volumes patent thumbnailnew patent Location and boundary controls for storage volumes
This disclosure describes, in one embodiment, a system that includes a block storage and virtual machine (vm) manager to identify one or more storage node(s) that meet at least one policy constraint and to select a storage node with capacity from the one or more storage node(s) that meets all of the at least one policy constraints, the at least one policy constraint related to a respective geolocation of each of the identified storage node(s).. .
Intel Corporation


 Web and mobile based scheduler and methods for identifying employment networking opportunities utilizing geolocation patent thumbnailnew patent Web and mobile based scheduler and methods for identifying employment networking opportunities utilizing geolocation
The present invention is directed, in part, to a system and methods for human resources management and efficient, online and mobile guidance on assisting job seekers in locating and securing job opportunities. More specifically, the present invention relates to a system and methods for performing substitute fulfillment, including identifying acceptable substitute employees/professionals, job opportunity review, real time employee availability, skill set review for employers/clients, appointment scheduling and establishing network connections amongst employers/clients and employees/professionals for both current and future job opportunities.

 Back-filling of geolocation-based exercise routes patent thumbnailBack-filling of geolocation-based exercise routes
Techniques for automatic tracking of user data for exercises are disclosed. In one aspect, a method of operating a wearable device may involve determining that a user of the wearable device has started an exercise, activating the gps receiver in response to determining that the user has started the exercise, and detecting a time at which the gps receiver achieves an initial gps fix of a location of the wearable device.
Fitbit, Inc.


 Gps suggestions based on social points of interest (poi) metadata patent thumbnailGps suggestions based on social points of interest (poi) metadata
A method is disclosed for providing notice of geo-locations of potential interest to a user. The method includes obtaining the user's current geo-location, collecting geo-locations indicated in the user's network-based social data, and collecting geo-locations indicated in network-based social data of other persons who are identified in the user's network-based social data.
International Business Machines Corporation


 Gps suggestions based on social points of interest (poi) metadata patent thumbnailGps suggestions based on social points of interest (poi) metadata
A method is disclosed for providing notice of geo-locations of potential interest to a user. The method includes obtaining the user's current geo-location, collecting geo-locations indicated in the user's network-based social data, and collecting geo-locations indicated in network-based social data of other persons who are identified in the user's network-based social data.
International Business Machines Corporation


 Systems  and computer-implemented  methods  to  compare  and  identify  duplicative  presentations  of  comparable  data  files  including  imagery  and  data  representations  of  rental  property  listings patent thumbnailSystems and computer-implemented methods to compare and identify duplicative presentations of comparable data files including imagery and data representations of rental property listings
A datastore that includes property listings (e.g., for rental properties) may be accessed by a computing resource configured to execute a thumb printing algorithm to generate summary data values (e.g., thumbprint values, hash values) of digital data included one or more images of a property listing. The summary data values along with listing attributes (e.g., address, zip code, geolocation, brand, number of bedrooms/bathrooms/sleeps, amenities) of the property listing may be compared with summary data values and listing attributes of other property listings to determine if the summary data values of one or more images match and if one or more listing attributes match.
Homeaway, Inc.


 Geolocation and practice setting based training filtering patent thumbnailGeolocation and practice setting based training filtering
Systems and methods for suggesting geolocation-based mobile solutions are described herein. An example method can commence with receiving, from a mobile device, indicia of a mobile application being launched.

 Meeting coordination utilizing profile and proximity information of primary parties and affiliated secondary parties patent thumbnailMeeting coordination utilizing profile and proximity information of primary parties and affiliated secondary parties
A method and system for establishing a meeting location for affiliates of primary users of mobile devices. In various embodiments, geolocation information from first and second mobile devices in proximity to first and second affiliated parties, respectively, is used to identify a meeting location.
Barkhappy Inc.


 Automatic tracking of geolocation data for exercises patent thumbnailAutomatic tracking of geolocation data for exercises
Techniques for automatic tracking of user data for exercises are disclosed. In one aspect, a method of operating a wearable device may involve determining, based on output of one or more biometric sensors, that a user of the wearable device has started an exercise and identifying a type of the exercise that the user has started based on comparing the output of the one or more biometric sensors to defined sensor data for a plurality of exercise types.
Fitbit, Inc.


Onboard avionic system for communication between an aircraft and the ground and managing a radio channel of such a system


An onboard avionic system for communication between an aircraft and the ground comprising a service unit connected to various aircraft equipment and a radio communications unit providing communication between the avionic system and a communications system on the ground via a radio channel. The system comprises a configuration unit having a control unit, a geolocation unit and a database in which are recorded, data relative to the use of the radio channels which are available in a flight zone, as well as data relative to the radio conditions for the available radio channels.
Airbus Operations (sas)


Probabilistic cross-device place visitation rate measurement at scale


Provided is a process including: obtaining network traffic logs; matching a set of a plurality of the user computing devices; obtaining an indicator of content to be measured for effectiveness in driving place visits; selecting from the network traffic logs records of network exchanges in which the indicator is present; obtaining a device identifier from each of the selected records; matching the obtained device identifiers to respective matching sets including the respective obtained identifier; obtaining respective mobile device identifiers from the respective matching sets; selecting from the network traffic logs records indicating communications from mobile computing devices identified by the obtained mobile device identifiers; obtaining geolocations from the records indicating communications from the mobile computing devices identified; determining that a subset of the records have geolocations that correspond to at least one of a set of geographic areas; and determining an effectiveness of the content in driving visits.. .
Placeiq, Inc.


System and location verification


Location data from one or more geolocation engines such as gps, a system that determines location from relative signal strengths or transit times, etc., within and/or connected to a device, such as a mobile phone, vehicle, movable electronic device, computer, etc., is included in a digital record that submitted to obtain a digital signature such that the presence of the device at the particular location can later be proven. The digital record may include data that encodes a message, as well as other parameters such as time.
Guardtime Ip Holdings Limited


Recommendations based on geolocation


In one embodiment, a method includes accessing geolocation data indicating a first geolocation of a mobile computing device of a user of a social-networking system. The social-networking system including a graph that includes a number of nodes and edges connecting the nodes.
Facebook, Inc.


Analyzing consumer behavior based on location visitation


Provided is a process, including: obtaining geolocations histories of computing devices; assigning different subsets of the location histories to different computing devices in a compute cluster; querying a geographic information system (gis) with geolocations in the geolocations histories to obtain identifiers of chain retail establishments; determining visit graphs for the individuals; and determining, for a given retail chain and a given individual, a score indicative of an affinity of the given individual to the given retail chain based on the visit graphs for more than 100 individuals including the given individual.. .
Placeiq, Inc.


Purposed device management platform


A purposed-device management platform monitors a network of mobile devices dedicated to a single purpose. The single purpose may be to function as a point-of-sale terminal at a retail shop or a plurality of retail shops or for other purposes, such as customer service, digital signage security, resource management, testing and an educational function.
Moki Mobility, Inc.


Assignment of hierarchical cell structures employing geolocation techniques


Distance is employed to facilitate sector selection and re-selection in a network during handoff. A system receives measurement information for a mobile device.
At&t Mobility Ii Llc


Method for detecting misuse of identity in electronic transactions


The invention provides methods for determining whether a transaction has taken place in geographic proximity to a wireless device. Upon receiving a notification to authenticate the use of an identity at a transaction location, where the identity is associated with a wireless terminal, the method determines an approximate location of the wireless terminal based on cached position information, gps location, cellular geo-location, and/or wi-fi geolocation, and determines whether one or more of these is in geographic proximity to the location of the transaction..
Bpriv Llc


Emitter geolocation method


A method for correcting for refraction effects of the earth's atmosphere in an emitter geolocation technique for locating an emitter of electromagnetic waves, by way of a plurality of receivers, includes detecting the times of arrival of electromagnetic waves at the receivers, computing the relative time differences of arrival between the various receivers and estimating therefrom the position of the emitter, and, for correcting, by way of an iterative procedure, the detected times of arrival for path length discrepancies caused by refraction in the earth's atmosphere. The receivers are each mounted on a respective airborne platform, and at least three pairs of the receivers are provided..
Selex Es Ltd.


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Redirection service


A method can include receiving a url via an interface of a computing system responsive to activation of an internet link by a remote user device wherein the internet link is associated with a webpage ad for an item where the url comprises user device data and ad data; based at least in part on the user device data, via the computing system, determining a geolocation of the user device; based at least in part on the ad data, via the computing system, determining information about the item; based at least in part on the geolocation of the user device and the information about the item, via the computing system, generating search results; and via the computing system, communicating the generated search results to the user device.. .

Methods and systems for controlling levels of geolocation access


A communication device may be configured to control access to geolocation services for applications on the communication device utilizing a first privacy access level setting that enables access to the geolocation services when selected, a second privacy access level setting that disables access to the geolocation services when selected, and other privacy access level settings that are different from, and fall between, the first privacy access level setting and the second privacy access level setting, and enable one time access to the geolocation services for the communication device when selected. The applications can include applications on the communication device that are managed and/or handled by a particular application service provider.
Google Inc.


Mobile photo sharing via barcade, sound or collision


Jane talks to bob, who can be a stranger. She shows him photos on her mobile device.

Techniques for dynamic network optimization using geolocation and network modeling


Techniques for dynamic network optimization using geolocation and network modeling are disclosed. In one particular exemplary embodiment, the techniques may be realized as a system for improving performance of a mobile communications network.
Jdsu Uk Limited


Techniques for dynamic network optimization using geolocation and network modeling


Techniques for dynamic network optimization using geolocation and network modeling are disclosed. In one particular exemplary embodiment, the techniques may be realized as a system for network optimization.
Jdsu Uk Limited


Method of determining segmentations of subscribers, network entity using the same, and server using the same


The present disclosure proposes a network entity, a server, and methods of determining the segmentations of the subscribers. In one of the exemplary embodiments, a network entity may receive a plurality of signaling messages of the plurality of subscribers, cdrs of the plurality of subscribers, and service contents of the plurality of subscribers, and obtain user information of the plurality of subscribers.

System and controlling and organizing metadata associated with on-line content


A system and method are disclosed for controlling metadata associated with content on an electronic device that includes displaying interface screens for user entry of metadata control instructions, accepting user instructions, modifying metadata of applicable content, and associating the modified metadata with the applicable content. The system can export and/or store the applicable content along with modified metadata.

Expediting pattern matching queries against time series data


Provided is a process including: obtaining activity profiles; for each activity profile, sorting the activity records in order of the timestamps; obtaining a query having a rule specifying criteria to select a subset of the individuals; and for each sorted activity profile: iterating through the sorted activity records in sorted order and at each iteration: determining whether the attribute of the geolocation of the respective activity record matches the activity of the activity pattern and, in response to determining a match: determining the activity pattern count; determining whether the activity pattern count satisfies the first condition and, in response to determining that the first condition is satisfied: initializing the activity pattern count; determining the quantifier count; and determining whether the quantifier count satisfies the second condition and, in response designating the individual corresponding to the respective sorted activity profile as responsive to the query.. .
Placeiq, Inc.


Multiuser, geofixed acoustic simulations


A system for multiuser, geofixed acoustic simulations using a shared soundscape built and stored on a central server, via interfaces that also allow for live and competitive modification. A central server disseminates sound events from the soundscape to individual devices carried by users, which integrate geolocation information, head orientation information, and head-related transfer functions (hrtfs) to generate user-specific audio feeds.
Raytheon Bbn Technologies Corporation


Dynamic photo and message alteration based on geolocation


A geographic location based content editing system to advertise a business through a social media network. A business organization registers in the system by providing a plurality of business elements therein.
Life Impact Solutions, Llc


Privacy protection for mobile devices


Described systems and methods allow a mobile device, such as a smartphone or a tablet computer, to protect a user of the respective device from fraud and/or loss of privacy. In some embodiments, the mobile device receives from a server a risk indicator indicative of whether executing a target application causes a privacy risk.
Bitdefender Ipr Management Ltd.


Geolocation data analytics on multi-group populations of user computing devices


Provided is a process including: obtaining device identifiers of a population of user computing devices; obtaining groups of the users computing devices obtaining one or more places of interest; assigning user computing devices to either a treatment collection xor a control collection based on hash values of the device identifiers; directing application of the treatment according to the assignment; obtaining geolocations visited by the user computing devices; assigning the geolocations to either the treatment collection xor the control collection based on hash values of device identifiers associated with the geolocations; assigning the geolocations to one or more of the groups based on the device identifiers associated with the geolocations; and for each group, determining a respective amount of visits to at least some of the one or more places of interest attributable to the treatment based on the geolocation assignments.. .
Placeiq, Inc.


System and synthesizing rail vehicle event information


This disclosure relates to a system configured to identify geolocations in a rail network where rail vehicle events are likely to occur. In some implementations, the system may include one or more of a processor, a computing system, electronic storage, external resources, and/or other components.
Smartdrive Systems, Inc.


Validating services business addresses from payments and geolocation data


Systems, methods, and computer program products are provided for determining on a web map whether a business exists at a given location. A specialized computing device receives a possible geographic location indicating where the business may be.
Mastercard International Incorporated


Geotargeting of content by dynamically detecting geographically dense collections of mobile computing devices


Provided is a process of selectively providing content to computing devices based on geographic proximity to dynamically detected events drawing crowds, the process including: obtaining, with one or more computers, data indicative of current geolocations of more than 5,000 mobile computing devices based on information reported by an application executing on the mobile computing devices; inferring, with one or more computers, that an event with a crowd is occurring based on the data indicative of the geolocations indicating an amount of people and a proximity of the people; selecting, with one or more computers, content in response to the inference; and sending, with one or more computers, the selected content to one or more user computing devices for presentation based on proximity between the one or more user computing devices and a geographic location of the event with the crowd.. .
Retailmenot, Inc.


Rearranging display of mobile applications based on geolocation


Rearranging a set of generated application display panels is provided. A set of application display icons corresponding to a set of mobile applications installed on a mobile data processing system having matching keyword tags with a geolocation keyword tag corresponding to a defined geographic area is inserted into a set of generated application display panels.
International Business Machines Corporation


Method and system for identifying geographic markets for merchant expansion


A method and a system are provided for identifying geographic markets for merchant expansion. In particular, a method and a system are provided for identifying geographic markets for merchant expansion based on the geolocations of the purchasing and payment activities of payment card holders and/or geolocations of residence of the payment card holders.

System for management of data files for agricultural machines


A system for managing data files used in the operation of agricultural machines comprises an agricultural machine and a software application executed by a processing element on a mobile electronic device. The agricultural machine includes a mechanical component that performs an operation in a field and a control system for controlling functioning of the mechanical component.

System for management of data files for agricultural machines


An agricultural machine for performing field operations comprises a mechanical component and a control system. The mechanical component performs an operation in a field.

Method and system for facilitating communication based on geolocation


Disclosed is a method of facilitating communication of a message from a sender to a recipient based on geolocation. The method may include receiving, using a processor, a message associated with a sender.

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Geolocation information for dvb-t2 style system


A time reference field is added to an l1 pre-signaling table of a broadcast dvb-t2 signal and location information is added to a cell list descriptor of a network information table (nit) of the broadcast dvb-t2 signal. A dvb-t2 receiver uses the time reference field and the location information from 5 the received broadcast dvb-t2 signal to determine its location..

Method and system for location estimation


Several methods and systems for location estimation are disclosed. In an embodiment, the method includes performing a primary wireless scan to identify a first set of access points at a user location associated with a first user location estimate.
Texas Instruments Incorporated


Systems and methods for asset tracking using an ad-hoc mesh network of mobile devices


An asset includes a short range transmitter that broadcasts a first signal that includes a unique identifier associated with the asset. Each asset is carried by one of number of mobile devices, and each asset is freely exchangeable between any of the number of mobile devices.
Gogoro Inc.


Geolocation-based encryption method and system


A geolocation-based encryption method and system. The geolocation-based encryption method and system may comprise the steps of: providing an encryption application running on a first mobile computing device and a second mobile computing device; generating a key based, at least in part, of a geolocation data, a device identification data, and a unique file identifier associated with said digital content; selecting a target location on the first mobile computing device to create a gps data, which may be a portion of the geolocation data; encrypting a digital content based on the key; establishing secure session(s) among the user, a recipient, and server(s); and transmitting the encrypted digital content to the server(s).

Methods and systems for generating a digital celebrity map tour guide


Systems and methods of creating a tour on a digital celebrity map are disclosed, including steps to receive a user geolocation; determine a map area around the user geolocation; retrieve, from a data repository, celebrity geolocations within the map area, wherein each celebrity geolocation is associated with at least one named celebrity, and wherein each of the celebrity geolocations is associated with a celebrity geolocation type selected from the group consisting of celebrity real estate property, celebrity sighting location, and celebrity hotspot; transmit the celebrity geolocations to the computing appliance, for display on the digital celebrity map; receive a request to generate a tour to the celebrity geolocations, wherein the tour starts from the user geolocation; and in response to the user request, generate for display on the digital celebrity map, the tour to the celebrity geolocations.. .
Velvet Ropes, Inc.


Devices and methods for indoor geolocation


Simple methods and low-cost apparatuses for remote geolocation of subjects in an indoor environment. Each subject wears or caries a device that transmits low-power radio-frequency (rf) signals.

System and processes to facilitate context-based messaging


A process, a system or both may be configured to correlate triggers indicative of an occurrence of one or more events or other data associated with lodging for a traveler, determine if one or more precedent conditions associated with the one or more events are satisfied, and generate one or more context-specific messages when the one or more precedent conditions have been satisfied. Context-specific messages may be communicated (e.g.
Homeaway, Inc.


Global positioning system equipped with hazard detector and a system for providing hazard alerts thereby


The present invention relates to detectors of hazardous environmental conditions (e.g., smoke, gas, motion). Specifically, the invention relates to a hazard detector configured to transmit and/or receive information related to hazardous environmental conditions based at least in part on the location of the hazard detector as identified through one or more location based service means (e.g., global positioning systems (gps), cellular triangulation, internet ip geolocation)..

Method for processing geolocation data


The present invention relates to a method for processing geolocation data, including the implementation, by means for processing data from a server, of the steps of: (a) transmitting a geolocation request to a mobile terminal including geolocation means; (b) receiving geolocation data from the mobile terminal; (c) associating said geolocation data with a unique identifier, itself associated with the mobile terminal, in a database stored in data storage means; (d) receiving a geolocation request transmitted by an application server, the request including said unique identifier associated with the mobile terminal; (e) generating and sending, to the application server, a response to the request depending on the geolocation data associated with the unique identifier in said data base, and on the rules associated with the application server.. .
Institut Mines-télécom


Methods and proximally informed database searches


In one embodiment, a device-initiated search where a search device may initiate a proximity-informed search of one or more datastores based on processed proximity information strings, and then updates another datastore with the results learned from the first datastore and/or generates a second search query that may be forwarded to a second datastore. In another embodiment, a proximally-based database search may be initiated by a database when a search device sends proximity information (information strings geolocation information) to a first datastore, which may derive search information from the proximity information received from the search device, and then initiates a query of a second datastore with the derived information.

System for monitoring the operating conditions of a train


A system includes an onboard device and a ground device. The onboard device incorporates a geolocation device, a plurality of sensors and at least one shaping module for the raw measurement signals delivered by one or more of said sensors to generate at least one formatted signal.
Alstom Transport Technologies


Providing streaming geolocation information


A device may obtain event information regarding a set of user equipment. The device may determine a first location for a particular user equipment, of the set of user equipment, based on the event information and a stored set of parameters.
Jdsu Uk Limited


Map your movie


A method of displaying an interactive geographical representation associated with a video content item is described. The method includes: playing the video content item, wherein the video content item includes at least one scene; requesting relevant metadata associated with the at least one video scene, the relevant metadata including a geographical representation and geolocation metadata associated with the at least video scene; receiving the relevant metadata; and displaying an interactive geographical representation along with at least one visual indication, wherein the at least one visual indication is associated with the at least one video scene and positioned at a location indicated by the geolocation metadata.
Cisco Technology, Inc.


Methods and contingency communications


Methods and systems for contingency communication are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method for providing emergency services may be performed by a base station operating in a communication system.
Neocific, Inc.


Geolocation check-in system


Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems, methods and computer program products for providing a geolocation check-in system. An exemplary apparatus is configured to collect positioning data related to a user.
Bank Of America Corporation


Geolocation bracelet, system, and methods


An identity, position, and/or health monitoring apparatus is provided. The identity, position, and/or health monitoring apparatus includes a retention feature, such as a wristband, configured to removably secure the monitoring apparatus to a person, such as a child.
Webandz, Inc.


System and providing multi factor authentication


An authentication technique is disclosed that permits or denies access to content based on several factors. Such factors include a user id, a user password, a device id, and a unique dynamic password.
Appright, Inc.


Content aware fill based on similar images


A user identifies an unwanted object in a source image. Related images are identified on the basis of timestamp and/or geolocation metadata.
Adobe Systems Incorporated


Geolocation check-in system


Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems, methods and computer program products for providing a geolocation check-in system. An exemplary apparatus is configured to collect positioning data related to a user.
Bank Of America Corporation


Data stitching for networked automation


A telecommunication carrier may stitch data from multiple sources to support device automation and access control. A state may be assigned to a user of a user device at a telecommunication carrier based on a data stitch of information from multiple data sources.
T-mobile Usa, Inc.


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Location-based and time-based mobile device security


Approaches are provided for preventing unauthorized access to mobile devices. An approach includes determining at least one of connectivity and a geolocation of a mobile device.
International Business Machines Corporation


Demand response device


Aspects of the subject technology relate to a demand response device that is configured to receive comparison report information from a notification system, wherein the notification system is configured to execute steps including receiving at least one temperature report for each of a plurality of demand response devices, and identifying two or more demand response devices that share a common geographic location. In some aspects, a notification system of the subject technology can be further configured for generating a comparison report, wherein the comparison report is based on the ambient temperature information and the geolocation data for at least two of the plurality of demand response devices..
Opower, Inc.


Method and system for determining affiliation of foreign payment card holders with domestic educational institutions


A method and a system are provided determining affiliation of foreign payment card holders (e.g., students) with domestic educational institutions (e.g., universities and colleges). In particular, the present disclosure provides a method and a system for assessing the relative degree of proximity of the residential geolocation of the foreign payment card holders and the geolocation of the domestic educational institutions to facilitate determining whether the foreign payment card holders are affiliated with the domestic educational institutions, and also for assessing purchasing and payment behavior of the foreign payment card holders at domestic merchants.
Mastercard International Incorporated


Geolocation safety awareness


A method and/or technique for geolocation safety awareness is provided herein. When a user, having a client device, travels to a location, threats associated with that location may not be known to the user.
Yahoo!, Inc.


Method of representing a cartographic image in a geolocated display system taking into account the accuracy of geolocation


The general field of the invention is that of methods of representing a cartographic image in a geolocated synthetic vision system for vehicles, said system including a cartographic database, geolocation means, graphic generation means enabling generation of a two-dimensional or three-dimensional synthetic view of said terrain, and a display device. In the method in accordance with the invention, the angular position of each point of the synthetic view is known with an angular error depending on the distance of said vehicle and the accuracy of geolocation of said vehicle, if said angular error is less than or equal to a predetermined angular tolerance, the point is represented in a standard representation mode and if said angular error is greater than a predetermined angular tolerance, the point is represented in an uncertainty representation mode different from the standard representation mode.
Thales


Bicycle theft monitoring and recovery devices


Bicycle theft monitoring and recovery systems include a tracking device with geolocation capabilities that is mountable to or integrated into a bicycle or other asset. Communications between the tracking device and a networked server or a user device permit configuring the tracking device as well as receiving reports of asset disturbances.
Biketrak, Inc.


Method, recording medium and electronic device of 3d geolocation


A method, a recording medium and an electronic device of 3d geolocation are provided. The method includes the following steps: distributing a plurality of samples that are already 2d-geolocated into a plurality of geographic areas according to 2d locations of the samples, wherein each sample includes a measurement report provided by a user equipment attached to a mobile network; generating a relative sequence of altitudes of the samples in each geographic area according to altitude-related data obtained from the samples in the geographic area; and determining the altitudes of the samples in each geographic area according to the relative sequence of the geographic area..

Recommendations based on geolocation


In one embodiment, a method includes accessing geolocation data indicating a current geolocation of a client device of a user; identifying one or more categories of interest to the user based at least in part on social information of the user; identifying one or more objects based at least in part on the current geolocation; and determining one or more recommendations for the user based at least in part on a calculated interest value of each identified object. The calculated interest value is based at least in part on the identified categories of interest to the user.
Facebook, Inc.


Method and system for geolocation verification of resources


A method of geolocation verification, including obtaining the geolocation of an operating system, generating a unique system id for an installed operating system, and transmitting the geolocation of the operating system and a system id to a data repository. The method further includes receiving a request to either initiate deployment of, or grant access to, a computer object associated with the operating system, identifying if the computer object requires geolocation verification, then identifying an object id associated with the computer object and communicating each of the object id, the geolocation of the operating system, and the system id, to a domain controller for assessment.
Sync-n-scale, Llc


Collaborative geolocation shopping


Methods and systems for facilitating collaborative shopping are described. A user creates and shares a shopping list containing desired items.
Stubhub, Inc.


Method and system of using image recognition and geolocation signal analysis in the construction of a social media user identity graph


A social media identity/construct is created for a person by locating social media profiles of the person at least by one or both of i) recognizing image(s) in one or more social media postings related to the person and ii) correlating geolocation data embedded in one or more social media postings related to the person or the person's social media connections, analyzing, monitor social media outlets and channels to create a social media profile for the person.. .

Disruption detection of a positioning measurement differential correction message of a satellite geolocation device


The invention relates to a disruption detection method and device for a positioning measurement correction message of a satellite geolocation device, able to receive a composite radio signal including a plurality of signals each emitted by a satellite in view of the geolocation device, and a positioning measurement differential correction message (mc) emitted by a satellite geolocation precision augmentation system. The device (20) according to the invention includes modules (32) computing, for each of the satellites in view, at least one differential correction coherence metric depending on a positioning measurement differential correction (cas) extracted from the received differential correction message (mc).

Instant media sharing to defined groups based on location


Disclosed are instant media sharing platforms, systems, and software comprising: mobile modules configured to determine geolocation, capture media, and transmit captured media to a server application, each captured media associated with a capture time and a capture geolocation; a database of geolocation information, the geolocation information associated with each user of the mobile application; and server modules configured to identify recipient users for each transmitted media, a recipient user present within a radius about a capture geolocation during a time interval about a capture time; and provide a media stream to each user of the mobile application, the media stream comprising transmitted media for which a user is identified as a recipient user, the media stream provided via the mobile application. Also disclosed are networks formed by and methods of using the same..

System and exchanging goods and services


A system for implementing an exchange of goods and services for barter currency and volunteer transactions over a computer network includes a server having a processor, memory, storage, a network interface, and remote communications devices for communicating data between the server and the remote communications devices. Each of the remote communications devices is associated with a participating individual.

Rearranging display of mobile applications based on geolocation


Rearranging a set of generated application display panels is provided. A set of application display icons corresponding to a set of mobile applications installed on a mobile data processing system having matching keyword tags with a geolocation keyword tag corresponding to a defined geographic area is inserted into a set of generated application display panels.

Integrated targeting device


An integrated targeting device comprising a housing, the housing comprising an input aperture and an output aperture, a geolocation module configured to estimate the geolocation of a selected target, an imaging module comprising an imaging camera, a laser comprising a seed laser configured to emit a seed laser beam and a moveable optical reflector, a display; and a processor operatively coupled to the laser module, the imaging module, the geolocation module; and the display.. .

Use of packet header extension for geolocation/geotargeting


A method for providing geo-location information in a communication packet is disclosed. The method comprises constructing an ipv6 packet using a client device.
A10 Networks, Incorporated


Dns-based load balancing


A domain name system (dns) server that is operable to apply dns-based load balancing policies based on geolocation and time of day is described herein. In an embodiment, the dns server determines a geolocation and a time of day associated with a plurality of dns queries and then obtains a domain name resolution policy that is associated with one or more of the geolocation and the time of day.
Microsoft Corporation


Method and integrity verification device location information obtained by at least two satellite geolocation devices


The invention relates to a method and a device for verifying the integrity of position vector information obtained by at least two satellite geolocation devices, each of the geolocation devices being able to receive a plurality of wireless signals from a plurality of separate satellites, and to use the received wireless signals to compute a position vector of said geolocation device, including position coordinates computed in a predetermined spatial reference at a given moment in time, each of the geolocation devices being independent of the other geolocation devices, the satellites used being able to be different from one geolocation device to the next. The method includes, for at least one considered pair of geolocation devices made up of a first geolocation device (gm) and a second geolocation device (gn), computing (34) a deviation statistic between a first position vector computed by the first geolocation device and a second position vector computed by the second geolocation device, and computing (36) an alarm statistical threshold (s(m,n)) based on the deviation statistic and a first predetermined probability (pfa).
Thales


User interface to augment an image


A system and method for a media filter publication application are described. The media filter publication application receives a content item and a selected geolocation, generates a media filter based on the content item and the selected geolocation, and supplies the media filter to a client device located at the selected geolocation..
Snapchat, Inc.


Geolocation-based pictographs


A system and method for geolocation-based pictographs are provided. In example embodiments, a current geolocation of a user device is determined.
Snapchat, Inc.


System for characterizing the physiological state of plants and corresponding method


The invention concerns a system (1) for characterising the physiological state of woody plants (2, 3) with branches grown in rows, such as vine plants, said system (1) including a vehicle (10) designed to move between said rows, a geolocation device (14) and a processing unit (15), and being characterized in that it includes a sensor (16) including a light source (17) designed to emit a light beam (18) and a light receiver (19), said light beam (18) being able to intersect the branches, as the vehicle (10) moves forward, said light beam (18) having a dimension (l) greater than the diameter (d) of the thickest of the branches in said row (6), said light beam (18) projecting, onto said light receiver (19), a shadow (20a, 208) from which the processing unit (15) determines the diameter (d1, d2 of the branch (2a, 28) in question.. .
E.re.c.a- Ingenierie En Electrionique Et Informatique Industrielle


Method and system for suggesting and processing regular transactions based on product data


A method for identifying and initiating a regular transaction for a consumer includes: storing a merchant profile, the profile including data related to a merchant including a merchant geolocation; storing an account profile, the profile including data related to a consumer including a plurality of transaction data entries, each including data related to a transaction involving the consumer including a set of one or more product identifiers corresponding to products purchased in the transaction; identifying a regular order for the consumer, the regular order including a specific set of one or more product identifiers based on frequency of the specific set as the set included in the transaction data entries in the account profile; receiving a geolocation associated with the consumer, the geolocation being within a predetermined distance of the geolocation in the merchant profile; and transmitting at least the one or more product identifiers included in the specific set.. .
Mastercard International Incorporated


Memorabilia authenticator process utilizing geolocation assets from satellite or terrestrial sources on mobile devices such as: handsets, watches, tablets, laptops or desktop computers...


A process by which memorabilia is authenticated using geolocation assets to verify time and place of signing or marking. The assets of smartphones, computers, watches, tablets are used along with a mobile application to certify when and where the interaction occurs.

Geolocation with guided surface waves


Disclosed are various embodiments for fixing a navigational position using guided surface waves launched from guided surface wave waveguide probes at various ground stations. A navigation unit may fix its position by determining the travel time of guided surface waves from the ground stations to the navigation unit.
Cpg Technologies, Llc


System and facilitating user defined virtual space


A system and method for facilitating a user defined virtual space is disclosed. One or more virtual space locations and/or activities may be correlated with user specified geolocations.
Kabam, Inc.


Systems and methods for geolocation-based authentication and authorization


Systems and methods are provided for controlling the authentication or authorization of a mobile device user for enabling access to the resources or functionality associated with an application or service executable at the user's mobile device. The user or user's mobile device may be automatically authenticated or authorized to access application or system resources at the device when the current geographic location of the user's mobile device is determined to be within a preauthorized zone, e.g., based on a predetermined geo-fence corresponding to the preauthorized zone.
Mapquest, Inc.


System and generating expected geolocations of mobile computing devices


A computer-implemented method for generating a geographical information database associating users with one or more geolocations. The method includes the steps of receiving user identification data, geolocation data, and date and time data associated with the geolocation data from the personal computing devices of a plurality of users.
Mastercard International Incorporated


System and revealing the outcomes of real world wagers through geolocation reveals


The invention relates to systems and methods of placing real-world wagers, obtaining outcomes of the real-world wagers, facilitating user interactions with various interactive media, and revealing the outcomes of the real-world wagers through location-based reveals to give an appearance that the outcomes of the real-world wagers resulted from the user location even though the outcomes resulted from the real-world wagers. The system may associate certain locations with a reveal such that when a user enters, is determined to be at, and/or leaves a reveal location, a reveal opportunity may be presented to the user.
Game Play Network, Inc. D/b/a Oddz


Methods and devices for bias estimation and correction


This invention relates to methods and devices for bias estimation and correction, particularly for time-of-arrival (toa) based wireless geolocation systems. Multipath and non-line-of-sight (nlos) biases can cause distance estimation errors in the range of tens-hundreds of meters and is particularly problematic in urban and indoor environments.
Emirates Telecommunications Corporation


Geolocation service discovery tool


A geolocation discovery system provides an application executing on an individual's mobile wireless device that may detect the presence of hardware used to implement geolocation services or a location associated with known geolocation services. Upon such detection, the program consults with a location registry that identifies specific application programs or permissions necessary to use those geolocation services.
Solomo Identity, Llc.


Identity verification for online education


A method includes, in connection with a submission of a user's coursework in an online education course event, prompting the user to provide authentication information for a user authentication process, which includes any of (1) a social network account login authentication process, (2) comparing a geolocation of the first communication device on which the online education course is presented and a previously registered geolocation, (3) comparing the geolocation of the first communication device and a geolocation of a second communication device associated with the user, and (4) a personalized challenge-response authentication process. The method further includes comparing the authentication information received from the user to stored information associated with the user, and issuing a verified credential to the user based on the comparing and on completion of the user's coursework..
Coursera, Inc.


System and performing payment authorization verification using geolocation data


A computer implemented system and method for estimating and verifying a characteristic of a billing address of a payment card including receiving mobile phone and payment card number data from a cardholder. geolocation data associated with the mobile phone is collected at a predetermined time after cardholder permission to access such data has been granted.
Mastercard International Incorporated


Location-based media searching and sharing


Various embodiments relating to searching, identifying, and sharing music being played at entities is disclosed. In one embodiment, audio samples are received from a client computing system, and one or more songs are identified as corresponding to the audio samples.
Microsoft Corporation


Systems and methods for multi-factor authentication for administration of a computer-based test


Systems and methods are provided for providing a computer-based test to be taken at a computer. A determination is made as to whether a geolocation of the computer is within an approved geolocation range.
Educational Testing Service


Anti-geolocation


Methods, apparatus, and articles of manufacture make geolocation of a source transmitter more difficult or impossible. Scatterers common to a source transmitter and an intended receiver are identified using a variety of techniques, such as iterative time reversal (itr) and singular value decomposition (svd) of a scatter matrix.
Ziva Corporation


Techniques for multiple pass geolocation


Techniques for multiple pass geolocation are disclosed. In one particular exemplary embodiment, the techniques may be realized as a system for multiple pass geolocation.
Jdsu Uk Limited


Data processing of carbon offsets for entities


Disclosed are various embodiments for performing data processing to identify an entity to offset carbon credits. A geolocation of a client device performing a transaction where an item is purchased is determined.
Greenprint Llc


Geolocation and frequency synchronization of earth-based satellite uplinks


A system for providing physical state estimation that can include an emitter configured to emit a structured energy emission within a transmission medium. The system can also include a transponder configured to receive the structured energy emission propagated through a transmission medium from the emitter emit the structured energy emission without significant modification of the internal structure of the energy emission.
Telecommunication Systems, Inc.




Geolocation topics:
  • Geolocation
  • Syndication
  • Cell Phone
  • Authorization
  • Ip Address
  • Mobile Network
  • Computer Program
  • Transactions
  • Authentication
  • Navigation
  • Transmitter
  • Subscriber
  • Web Server
  • Internet Service Provider
  • Communications


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