|| List of recent Notifications-related patents
|Providing audible notifications for webmail applications|
A system and machine-implemented method for providing an audible notification to a user while an active window of an application is running in the foreground on the user's device. A first content update is detected in the active window, and a signal to produce an audible notification in response to the detection of the first content update is provided to the user's device.
|System for universal remote media control in a multi-user, multi-platform, multi-device environment|
A system enables universal remote media control across multiple platforms, devices, and users. A protocol allows a media controller (such as computer or mobile device) to have access to running activities (such as a television show playing on a media player).
|Systems and methods for wireless activity monitoring with notifications|
Systems and methods for providing notifications to a user include a first computing device associated with a user and having one or more event indicators that present notifications of events to a user, a second computing device in wireless communication with the first computing device, the second computing device including information about a current status of the user; and a notification filtering engine in communication with the first computing device to modify the notifications of the events presented by the first computing device in response to the current status of the user.. .
|Electronic queuing systems and methods|
The present disclosure describes methods and systems of allowing entities to create virtual queues that correspond to actual queue in an electronic queue-managing system, and allowing individuals to join the virtual queues using electronic devices (e.g., cell phone technology, wireless network communication technology). The queue-managing system updates the virtual queues based on information from an entity.
|Thermal control system|
A thermal control unit for delivering temperature-controlled fluid to one or more patient therapy devices (e.g. Pads, blankets, etc.) that are in contact with a patient is disclosed.
|Cellular telephone docking device and silencing method|
A system for, and method of intelligently silencing a mobile telephone, allowing the user to avoid unnecessary interruptions while sleeping or engaged in other activities and while still allowing necessary or urgent notifications to be received. The invention provides a method for creating a “do not disturb” mode on a mobile phone, which provides an explicit mechanism which can allow certain designated callers to override the “do not disturb” mode.
|Application based network information maintenance|
Various communication systems may benefit from notifications of network information. For example, cellular optimization may be accomplished by selective use of a data technique by applications on network devices, which may further benefit from notifications that may reduce the need for external data requests, used in coordination with application observations of current network conditions.
|Multi-modal early media|
A method and system for transmitting early media notifications (emns) of communication services, for example, call completion, etc., is provided. A network component, a calling party device, and/or a called party device detect a call made by a calling party to a called party, and occurrence of events, for example, a call attempt, start of ringing the called party, an incomplete call, call redirection, etc.
|Application configured triggers and push notifications of network information|
Various communication systems may benefit from push notifications of network information. For example, cellular optimization may be accomplished by selective use of a web technique by applications on network devices, which may further benefit from push notifications that may reduce the need for web requests.
|Systems and method for identifying and mitigating information security risks|
Methods and systems for sustained testing and awareness refresh against phishing threats (star*phish™) are disclosed. In an embodiment, a method assigns schemes and unique identifiers to target e-mail addresses associated with a user accounts.
|Notifications regarding interesting or unusual activity detected from an activity monitoring device|
A method is provided, including: processing requests from a plurality of users to join a group event, the group event defined for an activity metric for each of the plurality of users for a period of time; analyzing the activity metrics of the plurality of users to determine a ranking of the plurality of users based on their activity metrics, and to identify a change in relationship between activity metrics of two or more of the plurality of users; generating a message, wherein generating the message includes, identifying, based on the identified change in relationship, one or more user accounts of select ones of the plurality of users to receive the message, selecting a message template based on the identified change in relationship, and populating the message template to generate a message describing the change in relationship; sending the message to the one or more user accounts.. .
|Using the distance from a forum posting as criteria to selectively convey email notifications or not|
A collaboration server determines a response to a posting on a communication forum. The collaboration server determines whether or not to convey an email notification to a posting user via email based upon a distance threshold established for email notifications.
|Industrial data analytics in a cloud platform|
Cloud-aware industrial devices feed robust sets of data to a cloud-based data analyzer that executes as a service in a cloud platform. In addition to industrial data generated or collected by the industrial devices, the devices can provide device profile information to the cloud-based analyzer that identifies the device and relevant configuration information.
|Authorizing push notifications for websites|
In some implementations, a website can be certified by a push notification service operator to send push notifications to user devices. A web browser on the user's device can communicate with the website to advertise the user device's ability to receive push notifications.
|Method and apparatus for asynchronous distribution of content|
An approach is provided for asynchronous distribution of content and notifications of updates to a client. A proxy server causes an establishment of at least one communication connection between at least one proxy client, at least one proxy server, and/or at least one service provider.
|System and method for displaying trade information for electronic trading exchange|
A system and method for displaying trade information is disclosed. The method includes receiving from a host exchange a plurality of trade notifications, each trade notification corresponding to an executed trade, and for each executed trade of interest, determining whether the executed trade belongs in an aggregated set with one or more other executed trades.
|Increasing reliability of information available to parties in market transactions|
Aspects and examples are disclosed for facilitating and signaling market transactions between providers of products or services and clients that consume or otherwise use the products and services. In one example, a processing device of a server system receives, via a data network, data from a computing system describing attributes of a client that uses the computing system.
|Automatic receipt logging and notifications for transactions|
Methods, systems, and apparatus include computer programs encoded on a computer-readable storage medium, and include a method for managing and processing receipt information including identifying a user associated with a transaction; receiving a receipt for the transaction from a merchant system or a payment source used to fund the transaction; logging the receipt in a database associated with the user; providing an acknowledgement to an entity associated with the transaction and providing a notification of the transaction to a device associated with the user.. .
|Wage index navigator system|
A healthcare wage index reporting method and system providing questions and tasks to collect information for filling out a wage index and occupational mix report; receiving responses; processing the responses to complete the report; checking the responses to detect errors; generating error notices; tracking progress; and generating a completed report for submission. Electronic data files, including pufs, can be imported to complete the report, or to pre-populate responses, and the system can generate notifications of differences between the report and the imported file.
|Mobile application for defining, sharing and rewarding compliance with a blood glucose level monitoring regimen|
The invention provides a mobile application, system, interface and method for monitoring, encouraging and rewarding user compliance with a blood glucose level monitoring regimen. It combines a server-client based application enabling scheduling of tasks, input of data, reminders, notifications, permission based sharing of data, synchronous messaging, rewards based on compliance, and community support cross-language and cross-platform.
|Wireless communications device having contact specific silent mode disabling capabilities|
A wireless communications device includes a memory, an output device, an input device and a processor. The memory is adapted to maintain individual profiles relating to each of a plurality of user contacts.
|Asynchronous notifications for concurrent graphics operations|
A method and an apparatus for notifying a display driver to update a display with a graphics frame including multiple graphics data rendered separately by multiple graphics processing units (gpus) substantially concurrently are described. Graphics commands may be received to dispatch to each gpu for rendering corresponding graphics data.
|Device for providing notifications while mated with a carrying case|
A device for providing notifications while mated with a carrying case is provided. The device comprises: an indicator; a first detector configured to detect when the device is mated with a carrying case, the carrying case having an open configuration and a closed configuration, wherein the indicator is hidden in the closed configuration and at least partially exposed in the open configuration; a second detector configured to detect when the carrying case is in the open configuration; and, a processor configured to place the indicator in a given notification mode when the first detector detects that the device is mated with the carrying case and the second detector detects that the carrying case is in the open configuration..
|Managing notifications pushed to user devices|
In one embodiment, a first computing device determines a communication to be pushed to a second computing device associated with a user. The first computing device determines whether one or more conditions are satisfied for refraining from pushing the communication to the second computing device.
|Techniques to manage event notifications|
Techniques to manage event notifications are described. An apparatus may comprise a server having an event notification component.
|Add-on to the informatica powercenter tool that allows the management of the dependencies and executions of informatica powercenter workflows|
The add-on provides methods and systems for the management of the dependencies, executions along with notifications of the executions of informatica powercenter workflows. This is an add-on to the informatica powercenter tool that allows the workflow executions to be managed from within the tool by a managing workflow.
|Personalization of notifications on mobile devices for enterprise systems|
Personalization of notifications can be provided. Personalized notification settings defining operation of a personalized notification (e.g., what business event or events trigger the notification, number of occurrences of the notification, frequency of the occurrences, audio indicators, and/or visual indicators) can be entered at a mobile device and stored at a server environment.
|Predictive travel notifications|
Various embodiments can predict a user's intended driving route in order to provide the user with traffic warnings for traffic conditions along the same. A user's driving route, in at least one embodiment, is predicted by collecting travel data, such as information associated with the date, time, location, and direction for trips made within a network of roads over time.
|Method and apparatus for silencing a communications device|
A method, apparatus and computer program product for silencing a communications device is presented. A disable signal is received wirelessly from an external source at the communications device.
|Methods, systems, and products for notifications|
A voicemail notification indicates a caller has recorded a voicemail. The voicemail notification may be sent to any destination, such as a caller's device.
|System and method for monitoring and auditing remote facilities|
A system and method for operating the same is disclosed in the present invention. Data are collected from remote facilities by data collecting devices, transmitted via means of data transmission to data server center for processing and compiling.
|Monitoring & security systems and methods with learning capabilities|
A system for monitoring a location comprises at least one processing device and memory. The processing device is configured to receive data collected from sensors at a location, store the data in the memory and analyze the data to determine whether to provide a notification to a party based, at least in part, on at least one criterion; and send a notification if the at least one criterion is met.
|Systems and methods of notifying a patient to take medication|
Systems and methods of scheduling and sending notifications to, and receiving acknowledgements from, patients regarding specific health care events, such as the taking of medications at scheduled times and in prescribed dosages. By directing a patient to take their prescribed dosages of medication at scheduled times based on a schedule of medications prepared for the patient by a health care provider, a caregiver, etc., and enabling the patient to provide acknowledgements of having taken their prescribed dosages of medication, improved health care outcomes can be achieved.
|System and method for improved notifications|
Systems and methods for sending/receiving improved in-browser notification messages are provided. The notification messages are overlaid on http traffic on port 80 for ip addresses provisioned to receive the notification messages from various sources, including weather, emergency broadcast, and police stations.
|Broadcast notifications using social networking systems|
A notifier sends out notifications to potential viewers or listeners of a broadcast stream via social networking systems or other communication channels. The notifier stores information about a user's preferences and identity on the social networking systems.
|Method for completing payment by using two mobile terminals|
The present invention relates to the field of communications, and in particular, to a mobile payment method. A payment method is provided, including: receiving a money receiving request that carries first payment information and is sent by a money receiving terminal; receiving a payment request indicating that a payment is agreed from a paying terminal, where the payment request carries second payment information; verifying whether the first payment information and the second payment information meet a transaction condition; and after the verification succeeds, transferring, according to the second payment information, money from an account corresponding to the paying terminal to an account corresponding to the money receiving terminal.
|No line no waiting mobile software|
A new system of managing lines at walk-in venues that allow patrons to enter a line remotely over a cellular network, without having to first travel to the walk-in venue and without having to remain in the walk-in venue. The system can provide confirmation to the walk-in venue that customers or patrons received the next in line notifications..
|System and process for real-time electronic medical records loss exposure incident data acquisition and predictive analytics insurance loss control reporting|
Real-time electronic medical loss exposure incident records data acquisition system and process for predictive analytics insurance loss control reporting direct to insured policy holder is disclosed. Electronic loss exposure information from a facility, in real-time, is input to insurance predictive analytics models that predict probability of increased loss exposure and deliver notifications to facility management immediately and independent of human interaction..
|Systems and methods for segment-based customization for notifications for users|
A system, a non-transitory machine-readable storage medium storing instructions, and a computer-implemented method are described herein to create and send invitations to join an online game. An notification generator (ng) customizes message content based on detected online game account activities and relationships between various accounts associated with an online game.
|System and method for providing traffic notifications to mobile devices|
A system and method for providing traffic notifications to mobile devices is provided. The system obtains device data from a plurality of mobile devices within a similar area, gathered using, e.g., a gps system.
|Plmn operation management|
A network management function of a public land mobile network is provided with one or more notifications of the extent of progress of an operation, from another management function of the public land mobile network, in accordance with one or more input parameters. The operation is performed remotely from the network management function.
|Suspending a connection in a wireless communication system|
There are disclosed methods, apparatuses and computer programs for use in wireless communications systems for suspending a connection in the wireless communication system. In particular there are disclosed methods, apparatuses and software for use in a wireless communications system to suspend and handle the reactivation of a radio resource control (rrc) connection for carrying user-plane and control plane data between a user equipment (ue) and a radio access network (ran).
|Environmental sensing systems having independent notifications across multiple thresholds|
A sensor unit that includes at least one sensor configured to measure an ambient condition is described. The controller can be configured to receive instructions, to report a notice level when the controller determines that data measured by the at least one sensor fails a report threshold test corresponding to a report threshold value.
|System and methods for designating and notifying secondary users for location-based monitoring|
A method of operating a security monitoring system comprises defining a primary user at a location, defining at least one backup user based on input from the primary user, determining that an event has taken place that the primary contact is to be notified of, notifying the primary user of the event, and if the primary user does not respond to the notification in a predetermined period of time, notifying the at least one backup contact of the event. Backup users may be defined based on input from the primary user.
|Method for arming and disarming a network enabled device using a user's geo-location|
A method of controlling operation of a security device in a location by a mobile user device, comprises monitoring a region around a location of interest, via a mobile user device; providing at least one security device within the region, wherein the security device comprises at least one sensor to monitor a location. The user device recognizes that the user device has entered the region, and searches for a security device within the region.
A signaling system allows a front vehicle to give advance notifications of signaling intentions to a rear vehicle by activating an intent signal on a vehicle when an object, such as a foot, is in proximity to, and/or moving towards, a signal actuator. A detector portion emits a motion signal, such as a plurality of optical beams that form a grid on a planar surface of the brake pedal.
|Haptic feedback shift knob|
Automotive vehicles having a manual shift transmission, with driver feedback to indicate when a shift change is recommended or to provide other event notifications.. .
|Proactive and preventative health care system using remote monitoring and notifications|
A health status monitoring and reporting device, system and method, comprising an user-wearable armband, a power source coupled with the armband, either or both of a positional sensor and a movement sensor coupled with the armband, a vital signs measurement device coupled with the armband, and a transmitter operably coupled with the power source, the transmitter being configured to receive from either or both of the accelerometer and the vital signs measuring device a signal including an indicator of a condition of the user, and further including a gateway device to transmit data from a ulp network to a wide area network.. .
|System and methods for notifying a community of security events|
A method of operating a security monitoring system comprises defining a group of people to receive a notification of an event taking place at a location associated with any member of the group, by a system, determining that a security event has at least potentially taken place that the members of the group need to be notified of, by the system, and notifying the members of the group of the event, via a network. Notifications of the at least potential security event may be provided to a first party of the at least potential security event and members of the group may be notified if the first party does not respond to the notification within a predetermined period of time.
|Verification assistance for digital circuit designs|
To assist verification of a digital circuit design, a data processing system presents, within a graphical user interface of a display device, a presentation including a plurality of verification notifications arising from verification of a digital circuit design. The data processing system detects one or more user operations by which a user interacts with the plurality of verification notifications utilizing one or more user input devices and stores, in a memory, user operation information regarding the one or more user operations detected by the data processing system.
|Persistently determining and sharing user stays of a user of a mobile device|
Methods, systems and apparatuses for automatically detecting and sharing user stays of a mobile device of a user are disclosed. One method includes persistently collecting location information, determining a group of users for sharing the user stays, determining whether the mobile device is within a specific distance of a specific location for at least specific minimum duration based on the location information, determining a user stay based on the location information and the specific distance, determining if the user stay is private or public to at least a portion of the group of users based on preferences of the user and the location information, and sharing the user stay with the at least the portion of the group of users by sending notifications to the group of users if the user stay is determined to be public to the at least the portion of the group of users..
|Directed message notification in chat sessions|
Embodiments of the present invention disclose a method, computer program product, and system for managing messages in an instant messaging chat session. A computer receives a directed message in the instant messaging chat session, wherein the directed message includes an identification of one or more accounts associated with individuals in the instant messaging chat session.
|Systems and methods for collecting and distributing a plurality of notifications|
Methods and systems for collecting and distributing a plurality of notifications are disclosed. In one embodiment, the method includes receiving a plurality of notifications for a client from a plurality of publishers, wherein each notification of the plurality of notifications comprises a client identifier and a notification type identifier.
|Secondary actions on a notification|
Various embodiments enable notifications to be generated in both touch and non-touch environments. In at least some embodiments, a notification window is presented and a drag operation can reveal one or more secondary actions that can be performed.
|Adaptable push-notification state|
Adaptation of a push-notification state is disclosed. The adaptation can be based on a proximity of a first and second user equipment.
|Video qualification device, system, and method|
Novel tools and techniques are provided for implementing video qualification, which might include implementing video quality measurements at a subscriber premises and qualification of the subscriber premises for particular levels of video data transmission. In some cases, one or more customer premises equipment might comprise video quality chips that might perform measurements of the telecommunications links, and might send the results to a server associated with the service provider.
|Methods and apparatus for providing notifications in a media system|
A system to convey user alert messages is disclosed. The system may have a alert service coupled between alert providers and a number of households.
|Information processing apparatus, information processing system, and control method therefor|
A first information processing apparatus executes an operation corresponding to a message entered thereto. Upon completion of the operation, the first information processing apparatus sends a notification to a second information processing apparatus.
Location-based notification includes establishment of a rally point and subsequent notification of a user when another user enters the rally point. Senders may set up rally points at various physical locations and specify one or more target recipients that are to be notified when the sender enters the rally point.
|Event notifications based on learned traveling times between locations|
Example embodiments relate to event notifications based on learned traveling times between locations. In some examples, a scheduling server computing device may determining an estimated travel time between a first location and a second location based on actual travel times of client devices between the first location and the second location.
|Attract mode operations associated with virtual tagging|
A method and system for drawing roaming users to a particular virtually tagged location based on associated geolocation virtual tags. Notifications are provided to the user of a mobile communications device at a first location to attract the user to a second location having associated virtual tags.
|Method and system for personalized medical monitoring and notifications therefor|
Improved methods and systems for personal medical monitoring are disclosed. The monitoring yields status information pertaining to persons being monitored.
|Method, system, and computer program product for matching, aggregating, and comparing patronage comp offers for users of casinos|
The comps may be delivered in the form of a push notification that may be sent to a specific place at a specific time. Casinos may create a push notification and send the push notification to the content management system.
|Wireless messaging and content provision systems and methods|
A messaging system and methods used by content providers to deliver items of content stored in an internet-accessible storage system to a cell phone by causing communication of notifications or paging calls to the cell phone that specify the item of content from among other items of content stored in the storage system and include a system address for the cell phone to initially contact to request the item of content; and methods that identify the system storing the content, that receive identifiers from a separate identification service; that update the content without causing communication of another notification; and that provide for performing action on information at different times, and for selective paging.. .
|Information processing apparatus and information processing method|
An information processing apparatus of the present invention includes an hdd status monitoring part 11 that monitors the use environment or use status of a hard disk drive; an hdd status recording part 13 that records the history of the use environment or use status monitored in the hdd status monitoring part 11; a comparing/determining part 14 that compares the history recorded in the hdd status recording part 13 with a predetermined condition; a display part 15 that can output a comparison result in the comparing/determining part 14; and a control part 12 that controls the display part 15 to output the comparison result based on the comparison result in the comparing/determining part 14. When the history satisfies the predetermined condition, the control part 12 controls the display part 15 to output the comparison result.
|Systems and methods for networking of car seat monitoring systems utilizing a central hub|
Systems and methods for monitoring child seats and children in child seats through sensors paired with a central processing hub which in turn relays notifications of conditions to caregivers or other users based on a notification hierarchy and the urgency of the conditions detected.. .
|Dynamic web application notifications including task bar overlays|
Various embodiments provide a mechanism to allow end users to install web applications and websites onto their desktop. In accordance with one or more embodiments, client-side code can be utilized to allow developers associated with a website to define boundaries associated with user interaction, and have those boundaries enforced by a run-time engine.
|Delivery and management of status notifications for group messaging|
Communication devices, computer readable media and methods are provided for managing a group messaging session. A graphical user interface comprising a conversation window and a multiplicity of avatars is displayed.
|Filtering notifications from a third party application to a user of a social networking system based on an action of the user|
A method for filtering a notification being provided from an application to a user of a social networking system based on an action of the user is described. The method starts by receiving the notification from the application to the user.
|System and method for user confirmation of online transactions|
A system, apparatus, method, and machine readable medium are described for confirming a user transaction. For example, one embodiment of a method comprises: detecting at a relying party a transaction triggered by a first user over a network and performing one or more authentication techniques to authenticate the first user to the relying party over the network; identifying one or more other users who are required to confirm the transaction before allowing the transaction to be performed, the one or more other users being registered with the relying party; transmitting notifications to the one or more other users or a subset thereof indicating that a transaction has been triggered by the first user; and the one or more other users or subset thereof confirming the transaction by performing remote authentication with the relying party over the network..