|| List of recent Third Party-related patents
|Personalized secure data access techniques|
A technique for a user to access secure data in a pin-like combination fashion that is substantially undetectable by a third party observer or keystroke tracking computer virus. The technique includes establishing a counter-combination of indicators that may be aligned with set indicators of a user's combination.
In described embodiments, a verification system allows for registration of credential providing entities and storage of credential data from, and verified by, the credential providing entities. The verification system further allows for users, through a credential and verification device associated with the credential providing entities, to approve the use of corresponding credential data by those accessing the verification system.
|Method and system for donating reward points to targeted charity|
A method and system for making a donation to a third party in which a consumer is shown a video regarding a specified charitable organization on an interactive video terminal while in a captive environment such as on an airplane or cruise ship and then queried if he or she wishes to make a donation to that organization in reward points or miles. The user/donor may then request the donation via the interactive screen as desired..
|Computer-based monitoring of blood glucose levels|
Automating the processes of receiving, storing and analyzing blood glucose readings obtained from a diabetic using one or more computer-based systems may provide a number of advantages in the management of levels of glucose in the diabetic's blood. Information regarding a blood glucose reading obtained from a user may be transmitted in one or more messages to the user, to an interested party (e.g.
|Centralized caller profile and payment system and methods for processing telephone payments|
A centralized caller profile and billing system provides methods for routing and prioritizing calls and for providing billing information and payment. The systems and methods provide enhanced customer service by allowing multiple parties to update and share the same set of profile information from a centralized database.
|Multiparametric method for assessing immune system status|
The invention provides a multiparametric method of assessing the reaction of a patient's immune system to a test subject. The invention compares a patient sample reacted with a test sample and a third party sample and combines the assessments of the multiple parameters to correlate the test reaction with a clinical event..
|Steering wheel cover driver safety system|
A steering wheel cover that houses the sensor, indicator, power and communication elements of a driver safety system is disclosed. The objective is to discourage texting, eating, primping one's self and cell phone use that distract drivers and causes accidents.
|Granting access to digital content obtained from a third-party service|
Described herein are third party digital content services for granting access to digital content. The third party digital content service is not associated with any particular end-user device or brand of end-user device and thus does not comprise means for transferring digital content directly to end-user devices configured to only receive digital content from an authorized vendor specific digital content service.
|Content service method and system|
A method and a system for registering content by a third party and recommending the registered content to a user of a user terminal are provided. The content service method includes receiving usage data from a user terminal, analyzing user's propensity according to the usage data, searching a trigger condition, corresponding to a result of the analysis, from a database module, and transmitting identification information of content, mapped to the searched trigger condition among the content stored in the database module, to the user terminal.
|Method for providing a bulletin board for placing an image and method for providing electronic album service|
A service provider of an electric bulletin board and electric album places a server at a data center and a service user searches a website, connecting a terminal to the internet. A remark of the service user is carried in the electric bulletin board.
|Automated application programming interface (api) system and method|
A method for leveraging email to complete an online transaction from a third party vendor, the method comprising: storing customer information, the customer information including a customer name, customer email address, customer shipping address, and customer billing information. The method further comprises receiving an authorization request from an application programming interface associated with a third party vendor requesting access to a portion of the customer information and receiving confirmation from a customer to allow the third party vendor to access the portion of the customer information.
|System and method for compliant integrated workflow|
One or more embodiments of the invention allows a customer to use a uniform graphical user interface instead of multiple, discrete processing software applications and discrete hardware peripherals with different graphical user interfaces to enter data, perform workflow processing, validate the data entered and guide the customer with instructions. One or more embodiments of the invention simplifies the transfer of data between different applications/systems which are used in a workflow process, simplifies the entry of data by reducing or eliminating the need to reenter the same data, provides validation of the data entered by the customer and guides the customer with instructions.
|Mobile check book|
A service provider permits a user to set a digital check account for having digital checks issued therefrom and generated on the user device. The digital check bears a routing number, an account number, an account holder's name, a check amount, a signature of the user, and a payee's name.
|Content provider feeds in a food product asset related network|
A method for enabling network communication relating to a food preparation asset may include receiving, from a third party participant, a registration request to join a community including asset operators that operate at least one food preparation asset and registering the third party participant as a community member. The method may further include providing the third party participant with access to a communication network for sharing content items related to the asset and providing the third party participant with content creation tools to facilitate the creation of content items that include instructions associated with operation of the asset relative to preparation of a food product.
|Interest conversion into credits to be applied to merchant offers|
This invention relates to systems and methods for managing interest paid by financial institutions and particularly to a system and method where interest is converted into multiplier credits to be applied to merchant offers. The business system and method provides depositors a better value by giving consumers an opportunity to convert all or any portion of their monthly interest into substantially more buying power with merchants.
|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.
|Systems and methods for software development|
Included are embodiments for providing a programming platform for a third party programmer. Some embodiments include providing a platform for the third party programmer to submit a computer program for an enterprise and analyzing the computer program to determine whether the computer program violates a rule that is uniform for a plurality of different computer programs for the enterprise.
|Method, client and system of identity authentication|
A method, client device and system of identity authentication are provided. The method may include detecting a login or registration operation, to a server, via a login interface on a user interface of an application client.
|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.
|Employment job centers with equal opportunity tools|
An employment server in communication over an internet with a plurality of job candidates and with a plurality of businesses and related methods are disclosed. The web site stores and provides upon request a plurality of job candidate web pages, each have a set of job qualifications.
|Secure payment service and system for interactive voice response (ivr) systems|
A secure payment method includes receiving, by a merchant, a purchase request from a purchaser in a transaction. The merchant requests a payment that is in a specified medium and that is uniquely identified by a unique identification.
|Reputation integration into remittance delivery|
One embodiment provides a method of delivering a remittance from a first party to a third party via an intermediary party, in which an intermediary fee is chargeable by the intermediary party. The method includes: receiving, at a payment system, a request to conduct a remittance transaction including a transfer of a first value from a first party to an account of an intermediary party, and by the intermediary party to transfer at least a portion of the first value to a third party; accessing reputation data associated with the intermediary party; and determining an intermediary fee chargeable by the intermediary party for the transfer of at least the portion of the first value to the third party, the determining of the intermediary fee being based on the reputation data.
|Method and system to facilitate an in-person exchange|
Certificates can be redeemed for a physical product during an in-person exchange. This can be based upon providing to a third party, via an electronic data network, an opportunity to select a physical product to provide to a particular recipient via an in-person exchange; receiving from the third party, via an electronic data network, a selection of the physical product to provide to the particular recipient in an in-person exchange; and providing a message to the particular recipient.
|Methods and systems for accessing a computer resource over a network via microphone-captured audio|
The disclosure relates to accessing computer resources by sensing audio with a microphone. One claim recites a system comprising: a software module comprising instructions for controlling a wireless device to: i) extract identifying data from microphone-captured audio by applying a hashing algorithm to the microphone-captured audio; ii) obtain device information for a class of devices associated with the wireless device; iii) control communication of the identifying data and the device information; and iv) control a user interface to facilitate access to a third party computer resource based on a service received by said software module in response to communication of the identifying data and the device information, in which the service is configured to facilitate access in response to audio prompting; and a network resource comprising a data registry, the data registry comprising a correlation between identifying data, device information and sponsored links, the network resource configured to provide the service to the software module including providing a sponsored link to the software module, the sponsored link being associated with the identifying data and the device information.
|System, method and computer readable medium for billing tolls|
Billing tolls accumulated during a rental period comprises a third party entity, a toll authority, and a toll rental entity coupled to the third party entity and to the toll authority, wherein the third party entity sends a request for service to the toll rental entity, wherein the toll rental entity sends the request for service during the rental period to the toll authority, wherein the toll authority stores the request, wherein the toll authority sends toll data to the toll rental entity based on the request, wherein the toll rental entity sends toll rental data to the third party entity based on the toll data, and wherein the third party entity generates a bill based on the toll rental data.. .
|Internet system for connecting healthcare providers and patients|
An example internet-based system involves a database and search capabilities for connecting patients with healthcare providers, and further enables such providers to reach patients with whom they may not otherwise come into contact. A patient may access the healthcare provider information through a search conducted using a search engine.
|Transmission and retrieval of real-time scorekeeping|
A system and method for tracking and scoring an amateur sporting event is allows spectators of amateur sporting events to record game data on a mobile electronic device and share live game updates with other amateur sports fans. The system includes a software application configured to operate on a mobile electronic device.
|Presence-based communication routing service and regulation of same|
Systems, methods, and user interfaces are provided for customized communication routing and regulation thereof. The routing of an incoming communication to a device, wireless or wireline, is based on a routing preference and a presence condition of a mobile device in a home or visited wireless environment served by a confined-coverage access point (ap).
|Method and system for managing bluetooth bonding for pre-pairing and impersonation|
Methods and systems are provided that allow bluetooth bonding of machine-to-machine (m2m) devices to be remotely managed by a third party on behalf of a user.. .
|Layered third party application software redundancy in a non-homogenous virtual chassis|
Layered third-party (enhanced) application software redundancy is provided in a non-homogeneous virtual chassis including two or more switches coupled via a virtual fabric link. A virtual chassis management module within at least one of the switches discovers the other switches within the virtual chassis, determines a base master switch from all of the switches in the virtual chassis, detects an enhanced application installed on at least one enhanced switch and determines an enhanced master switch from the enhanced switches..
|Tool monitoring method|
A method for monitoring a tool set is disclosed. According to one embodiment, the method comprises configuring a tool organizer in an open configuration.
|Television content management with integrated third party interface|
Systems, methods and devices manage second screen media content that is associated with live or previously-recorded television programming while the programming is being viewed by a user. A control application provides an html5 or other application program interface (api) that allows advertisers, retailers or other third parties to access the remote control application for providing useful features..
|Software product capable of using zero and third party applications|
A software product with an integrated application platform can provide functionality for modifying, adding, or removing features of a software product through the use of applications that are integrated into the software product. A software product with an integrated application platform can also provide for the ability of a third party to modify the features of a generic version of a software product to create a custom software product.
|Common template for electronic article|
One or more techniques or systems for incorporating a common template into a system on chip (soc) design are provided herein. For example, a common template mask set is generated based on a first set of polygon positions from a first vendor and a second set of polygon positions from a second vendor.
|Centralized lost and found system|
In one embodiment, a system and method for reporting lost items includes presenting a lost item reporting link associated with an entity having a plurality of different physical establishment locations; receiving a user selection of the lost item reporting link; presenting at a website, in response to the user selection of the lost item reporting link, a graphical user interface configured to solicit lost item recovery information, the website being associated with the entity having the plurality of different physical establishments; receiving the lost item recovery information via the graphical user interface; and transmitting the lost item recovery information to a third party online lost and found system.. .
|Provisioning sensitive data into third party|
A method for providing identity data to network-enabled devices includes receiving a request for identity data from a network-enabled device that is deployed to an end-user. The network-enabled device is pre-provisioned with a pin, a global key pair, a user-accessible first device identifier, and a second device identifier usable by a service provider delivering a service to the device.
|Social networking groups as a platform for third party integration|
Exemplary methods, apparatuses, and systems receive a request from a user to access content for a group of users of a social networking system, and send the content to the user including an interface to a third party system. The interface is to enable the user to retrieve information related to a third party service from the third party system to share with the group.
|Inmate network priming|
A method for network priming for an inmate of a controlled facility includes receiving authentication credentials for the inmate to access a third party social network, importing social network contacts from the third party social network, filtering the social network contacts for prohibited contacts, presenting the inmate with the social network contacts, receiving, from the inmate, a selection of social network contacts to obtain selected social network contacts, and populating a secure social network list of the inmate with the selected social network contacts.. .
|Preloader employing enhanced messages|
A disclosed method of serving web page requests includes detecting a client request for a web page that contains an object. A preloader application is invoked to execute while the object is downloading to the client.
|System and method for anchoring third party metadata in a document|
Systems and methods disclosed herein relate to a method of storing metadata for a file on a cloud based storage system. A server may receive a request from a third party application to store metadata for a file.
|Method and system for user profiling via mapping third party interests to a universal interest space|
Method, system, and programs for mapping data. Information related to users and their interests is obtained by a first application from a second application.
|Print-on-demand authorization and retrieval for third party print shops using standardized two-dimensional barcode look-up|
A method for managing printing a hard copy of a work from a digital copy of the work, including the steps of a content provider of the digital copy of the work dynamically generating a standardized two-dimensional barcode when the digital copy of the work is produced for a user acquiring rights to the digital copy of the work, the barcode containing a unique url of the content provider and being embedded in a portion of the digital copy of the work where digital rights management protection is omitted; and a print shop scanning the barcode from the digital copy of the work provided by the user to be readily linked to the content provider, and obtaining authorization and royalty information for printing the hard copy of the work for the user.. .
|Engine, system and method of providing a multi-platform payment and information exchange|
System and method for managing insureds' benefits information, comprising a “benefits vault” database that stores data of insured parties, their respective benefit choices, financial contributions to the vault, and restrictions on the use of the contributions, a rules engine that associates the benefit choices with the respective insureds in accordance with predetermined criteria, a remote benefits engine that accesses remote third party resources to implement the benefit choices, and a reporting engine that provides confirmation of the implementation.. .
|Systems and processes for employment job centers|
An employment server in communication over an internet with a plurality of job candidates and with a plurality of businesses and related methods are disclosed. The web site stores and provides upon request a plurality of job candidate web pages, each have a set of job qualifications.
|Vendor token generator|
A method for generating tokens for use in an email-based e-commerce transaction between third party vendor and a customer that is facilitated by a payment server is disclosed. The method may comprise generating a token for use with an email checkout, wherein the token comprises a customer name, and customer email address.
|Systems and methods to provide product information to consumers|
Consumers are encouraged to register products that they purchase so that manufacturers can send updates about the purchased products, marketing offers, or other materials. However, processes in place to register products can be cumbersome and time-consuming so many consumers do not register the products that they use.
|Bank account protection method utilizing a variable assigning request string generator and receiver algorithm|
A novel method of substantially, if not totally, eliminating financial account fraud through the implementation of a specific algorithm that permits a financial institution the means to communicate directly and nearly instantaneously with an account holder for verification purposes during a financial transaction. The overall system depends on a string variable method that accords a limited number of representations to all the words and numbers of a specific human language in order to provide a suitable machine language translation for the capability of communicating quickly and effectively between a financial institution, an account holder, and possibly, a third party.
|Interchange rate based convenience fee, service fee, and surcharge system patent|
Methods for processing payments electronically over a network-based system, such as internet, phone, wireless communications, and other channels, wherein a third party or intermediary facilitates payment transactions to enable the processing of payments on behalf of individuals or businesses through credit card and debit card electronic transactions while providing a real-time, automated determination of a convenience fee associated with the transaction, the convenience fee being based upon the interchange rate for the specific card being used for the payment.. .
|System and method for consumer fraud protection|
The present invention relates to system and method for authorizing a financial transaction using user-data collected from third party websites, such as social media networks. In operation, collected user-data may be compared to a financial-data collected during a financial transaction to identify potential fraud and/or other discrepancies, confirming the identity of the user with a greater degree of accuracy..
|System and method for transferring payments and documents with a web-based management system|
Computer-implemented systems and methods for transferring images of a negotiable bank instrument and related information from one user to a second user at a remote location for review and verification by the second user are disclosed. The system can also enable the second user to variously utilize the information and images of the negotiable bank instrument for electronic deposit of funds in an account at a financial institution.
|Systems and methods for integrated payment and accounting of invoices|
Systems and methods for integrated payment and accounting server systems in accordance with embodiments of the invention are disclosed. In one embodiment, an accounting and payment server system includes a processor configured to receive invoices including invoice data including third party data identifying the source of the invoice, invoice amount data, invoice date data, and payment period data, generate account payable data using the invoice data, where the account payable data includes at least one payment due date, generate payment request data using the account payable data, transmit the payment request data, receive payment verification data, update the account payable data to include a payment verified date based on the payment verification data, receive account information including payment deduction data, and reconcile the account payable by updating the account payable data to include clearance date data based on the payment deduction data and the payment verified date..
|Distributed transaction system|
A distributed transaction system for enabling users to conduct transactions using services from third party service providers includes a central processing center with one or more communications interfaces to facilitate transactions initiated by users at a plurality of kiosks wherein each of the kiosks includes a user interface enabling a user to access a user selected service and a data store for storing configurations associated with services provided by the third party service providers, whereby a user interfaces with one or more of physical system resources of the kiosk to open a user identity session such that the kiosk is operative to facilitate at least one first user action with the physical resources to initiate a financial transaction and the central processing center is operative to execute at least a second action to facilitate the transaction and to communicate with a financial institution.. .
|System and method for facilitating financial transactions utilizing a plurality of networked databases|
A system and method that integrates financial and non-financial data to enable the efficient creation and distribution of financial transaction proposals, and the execution thereof. More particularly, the system and method is coordinated by a financial transaction program manager, depicted in some embodiments as an incentive program manager, that provides an interface to disparate data stores of financial and non-financial data that enables the efficient targeting and delivery of transaction proposals.
|Transaction-history driven counterfeit fraud risk management solution|
Transaction data is gathered for a plurality of successful payment device transactions in a first environment. The transaction data is filtered to identify successful payment device transactions associated with payment devices for which offline authentication is not supported, to obtain a whitelist.
|Method and system for data aggregation and diffusion|
A system and method are provided for enabling evaluation of physical articles. An owner or other party generates video and/or still digitized images of one or more articles.
|Systems and methods for providing third party product cross referencing|
An third party cross-referencing functionality related to an item number directed to a product within an electronic catalog hosted by a vendor system is presented on a client computing device in a page providing an access point for searching an item. The system allows a customer to enter a vendor or non-vendor specific item number into a vendor system and have the provided number display a catalog page and/or item information related to the item number to the user whether the displayed data is vendor information or non-vendor information alike..
|Facilitation of authorized in-store pickup in conjunction with online ordering|
Technologies are described herein for the facilitation of authorized in-store pickup in conjunction with online ordering. A request to process an order of an item selected by a customer and placed through a website may be received.
|System and method for providing third party payments with non-integrated merchants|
A system and method in accordance with example embodiments may include third party payments with non-integrated merchants. A system and method in accordance with example embodiments may utilize a plug in or application to intercept retailer data from a third party, analyze data, and present information to a customer based on the intercepted data and the analysis..
|System and method for providing online authentication codes usable to purchase goods and/or services|
A method for providing online authentication codes usable to purchase good and/or services. A plurality of authentication codes that can be provided to third party receiving entities are stored in a database.
|Consultant tool for direct selling|
A software application running on a mobile electronic computing device includes receiving and storing contact information for a plurality of business contacts. Editable call scripts and editable email templates are displayed.