US Pat. No. 9,325,706

METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCTS FOR DETERMINING AN ORIGINATOR OF A NETWORK PACKET USING BIOMETRIC INFORMATION

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1. A method for associating a network packet with biometric information for a user, the method comprising:
identifying biometric identification information for a user of a network device;
including an identifier of the biometric identification information in at least one of a header and a trailer of a network
packet without including biometric identification information in a payload of the network packet; and

sending the packet via a network, wherein the identifier identifies the network packet as having originated from the user.

US Pat. No. 9,338,240

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR NAMING A LOCATION BASED ON USER-SPECIFIC INFORMATION

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1. A system for naming a location, the system comprising:
a mobile communication device associated with a user comprising a position locator system configured to identify a location
of the mobile communication device;

a first data store for storing general information relating to the location, wherein the general information is managed by
or for an entity other than the user;

a second data store for storing user-specific information that is managed by or for the user; and
a name generation module configured to receive the location of the mobile communication device, to retrieve from the first
data store general information relating to the location, to generate at least one name for the location based on an atemporal
correlation between the general information relating to the location and the user-specific information, to provide the at
least one name for the location for selection, and to provide for storing the name selected for the location in the second
data store from the at least one name.

US Pat. No. 9,584,487

METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCTS FOR DETERMINING AN ORIGINATOR OF A NETWORK PACKET USING BIOMETRIC INFORMATION

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1. A method for associating a network packet with biometric information for a user, the method comprising:
reading, by a sensor of a mobile device, biometric information from a user of the mobile device;
determining an identifier of the read biometric identification information;
including the determined identifier of the biometric identification information in at least one of a header and a trailer
of a network packet without including biometric identification information in a payload of the network packet; and

sending the packet via a network, wherein the identifier identifies the network packet as having originated from the user.

US Pat. No. 9,319,873

DEVICE OWNERSHIP SECURITY ON A NETWORK

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1. A method for establishing ownership of a mobile device, comprising;
receiving electronically, from a mobile device, a device identifier for the mobile device by a network owned or controlled
by a user of the mobile device

determining by the network, based on the device identifier, whether the mobile device is owned by the network;
transferring electronically, from the network to the mobile device, for storage on the mobile device, an ownership record
identifying the network and the user in response to the network determining that the mobile device is not an owned device;
and

providing automatic access to the network by the mobile device in response to the network determining that the mobile device
is owned by the network.

US Pat. No. 9,055,109

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING A DESCRIPTOR FOR A LOCATION TO A RECIPIENT

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1. A method of providing a descriptor of a location to a recipient, the method comprising;
receiving location data for a location of a user of a device;
identifying a plurality of regions near or including the location using the location data, wherein each region is associated
with a descriptor;

determining a level of familiarity of the recipient with each of the regions;
selecting at least one region based on the recipient's level of familiarity with the selected region; and
providing, for each selected region of the at least one selected region, the descriptor associated with the selected region
to the user to select and send the selected descriptor to the recipient, wherein at least one of the preceding actions is
performed on at least one electronic hardware component.

US Pat. No. 9,189,947

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING NOTIFICATION OF A TASK

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1. A computer readable medium containing programming instructions for providing notification of a task, the program instructions
for performing a method comprising:
providing user location information to a communicatively coupled remote server for determining historical presence information
based on at least one of a number of times a user is present at a location and an amount of time the user is present at the
location;

identifying task information including a task location; and
presenting a notification of a task based on the historical presence information, the task location, and a current location
of the user.

US Pat. No. 9,159,070

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR REGISTRATION OF AN ELECTRONIC DEVICE

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1. A method for registering an electronic device, the method comprising:
receiving, from a source associated with a point of sale, purchaser information including at least one of a name and an address
associated with a purchaser and a transaction code associated with a purchase of the electronic device, wherein the transaction
code does not uniquely identify the electronic device;

receiving the transaction code from the electronic device with information identifying the electronic device; and
registering the electronic device by associating the purchaser information with the information identifying the electronic
device based on the transaction code.

US Pat. No. 9,396,185

METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR PROVIDING A CONTEXTUAL DESCRIPTION OF AN OBJECT

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1. A method for providing a contextual description of an object, the method comprising:
receiving a first object having a first object type representing a person, the first object associated with a first user and
including a first attribute associated with the respective person;

identifying a second object having a second attribute related to the first attribute, the second object having a second object
type representing an event;

retrieving, from a data store, a first pre-defined phrase template corresponding to the first object type and a second pre-defined
phrase template corresponding to the second object type;

determining automatically a temporal phrase template including a temporal expression based on a time related to the event,
the temporal phrase template selected from a plurality of phrase templates based on an interval of the time related to the
event such that different phrase templates are associated with different intervals;

dynamically combining the first pre-defined phrase template with the second pre-defined phrase template and with the temporal
phrase template to form a linguistic prompt related to the person representing the first object, wherein the linguistic prompt
comprises the first pre-defined phrase template, the second pre-defined phrase template, and the temporal phrase template;
and

presenting the linguistic prompt,
wherein at least one of the preceding actions is performed on at least one electronic hardware component.

US Pat. No. 9,342,534

AUTOMATIC GENERATION OF METADATA FOR A DIGITAL IMAGE BASED ON METEROLOGICAL CONDITIONS

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1. A method for automatically generating metadata for a digital image, comprising:
determining a plurality of meteorological conditions at the time of image capture associated with a location of a subject
of the digital image captured with a mobile image capture device including when the mobile image capture device is at a different
location than the location of the subject of the digital image at the time of image capture with the different location of
the mobile image capture device having different meteorological conditions than the meteorological conditions associated with
the location of the subject of the digital image, the plurality of meteorological conditions including variations of the meteorological
conditions over time by receiving indications of the meteorological conditions at a plurality of times including at least
one of a time before the time of image capture, at the time of image capture, and after the time of image capture;

aggregating the indications of the meteorological conditions into at least one meteorological descriptor indicating a trend
of the meteorological conditions based on user-definable aggregation rules; and

associating the meteorological descriptor with the digital image as metadata.

US Pat. No. 9,191,773

ESTABLISHING DIRECTED COMMUNICATION BASED UPON PHYSICAL INTERACTION BETWEEN TWO DEVICES

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1. A non-transitory computer-readable medium containing program instructions for establishing communication with a device,
the program instructions, when executed by a processor, for:
detecting, at a first device, a physical interaction between the first device and a second device;
at least one of obtaining at the first device and providing to the second device, a network address currently not being used
for communicating via a network and usable for establishing communication between the first device and the second device,
the network address identified based on information associated with the detected physical interaction, wherein obtaining the
network address includes a wireless communication of the network address involving the first device; and

automatically wirelessly transferring content using the network address, wherein transferring content includes at least one
of receiving content at the first device from the second device and providing content from the first device to the second
device.

US Pat. No. 9,635,511

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR IDENTIFYING A LOCATION OF INTEREST TO BE NAMED BY A USER

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1. A method for identifying a location to be named, the method comprising:
determining user-specific location information for a mobile device, the user-specific location information including at least
one of a number of times a mobile device user is present at or near a location and an amount of time the mobile device user
is present at or near the location;

identifying, based on the determined user-specific location information, the location as a location of interest;
providing for presenting at the mobile device, based on the identifying the location as the location of interest, a user prompt
for naming the location of interest; and

receiving, from the mobile device, name information for naming the location.

US Pat. No. 9,749,325

DEVICE OWNERSHIP SECURITY ON A NETWORK

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1. A method for establishing ownership of a mobile device, comprising;
providing electronically a device identifier to a network controlled by a user of the mobile device to determine whether the
mobile device is owned by the network;

receiving electronically, from the network, and storing on the mobile device, an ownership record identifying the network
and the user in response to the network determining that the mobile device is not an owned device; and

receiving automatic access to the network by the mobile device in response to the network determining that the mobile device
is owned by the network.

US Pat. No. 9,846,045

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR NAMING A LOCATION BASED ON USER-SPECIFIC INFORMATION

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1. A system for naming a location, the system comprising:
a mobile communication device associated with a user comprising a position locator system configured to identify a location
of the mobile communication device;

a first data store for storing general information relating to the location, wherein the general information is managed by
or for an entity other than the user;

a second data store for storing user-specific information that is managed by or for the user; and
a name generation module configured to receive the location of the mobile communication device, to retrieve from the first
data store general information relating to the location, to generate a plurality of names for the location based on at least
one atemporal correlation between the general information relating to the location and the user-specific information, to provide
the plurality of names for the location for selection, and to provide for storing the name selected for the location in the
second data store from the plurality of names.

US Pat. No. 9,990,833

APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING A TASK REMINDER BASED ON USER LOCATION

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1. An apparatus for providing a reminder of a task to be performed at a task location, the apparatus comprising:a monitoring module configured to receive location information of a user of a mobile device;
a data store for storing information that includes a task and a task location; and
a reminder module configured to provide a reminder for the task based on a current location of the user and an estimated probability of the user traveling in a trajectory leading toward or away from the task location.

US Pat. No. 9,992,629

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR PROVIDING A DESCRIPTOR FOR A LOCATION TO A RECIPIENT

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1. A method of providing a descriptor of a location to a recipient, the method comprising:receiving location data for a location of a user of an associated communication device;
identifying one or more regions near or including the location using the location data, wherein each region is associated with a descriptor;
selecting one of the one or more regions based on a recipient's interaction with the selected region including whether the user has shared with or received from the recipient the descriptor associated with the selected region; and
providing the descriptor associated with the selected region to the recipient, wherein at least one of the preceding actions is performed on at least one electronic hardware component.

US Pat. No. 10,133,780

METHODS, SYSTEMS, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCTS FOR DETERMINING AVAILABILITY OF PRESENTABLE CONTENT

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1. A method for identifying presentable content, the method comprising:receiving an identification of first presentable content during presentation of the first presentable content in a first content format;
transmitting a request for second presentable content corresponding to the first presentable content, the request including information identifying the first presentable content automatically determined from the first presentable content without user interaction;
receiving, in response to the request, results from a search including an identification of second presentable content compatible with a second content format different from the first content format, wherein the search is based on the automatically determined information associated with the first presentable content included in the request; and
presenting an indication that the second presentable content is available in the second content format;
wherein the method is carried out by a processor-containing machine configured to execute instructions stored in a tangible processor-readable medium.

US Pat. No. 10,154,099

METHOD, SYSTEM, AND COMPUTER PROGRAM PRODUCT FOR DELIVERING SMART SERVICES

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1. A method for delivering smart services, comprising:defining a service based on a situation of a service subscriber and an event for interacting with the service subscriber on behalf of a service developer;
defining the situation in terms of abstracted subscriber context information based on private information of a service subscriber that is abstracted to restrict access by the service developer to the private information of the service subscriber in its original, unaltered form;
defining the event in terms of at least one of an event type and an event attribute;
identifying an action associated with the defined service;
determining that the service subscriber is in the defined situation upon an occurrence of the event based on comparing current subscriber context information with the abstracted subscriber context information based on private information of the service subscriber; and
performing, in response to determining that the service subscriber is in the defined situation upon occurrence of the event, the action for the service subscriber, wherein performing the identified action for the service subscriber includes accessing service-specific resources that are made only indirectly available to the service subscriber through performing the action;
wherein at least one of the preceding actions is performed on at least one electronic hardware component including a computer-based instruction-executing-processor.

US Pat. No. 10,200,821

SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR IDENTIFYING A LOCATION OF INTEREST TO BE NAMED BY A USER

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1. A method for identifying a location to be named, the method comprising:determining user-specific location information for a mobile device, the user-specific location information including at least one of a number of times a mobile device user is present at or near a location and an amount of time the mobile device user is present at or near the location;
identifying, based on the determined user-specific location information, the location as a location of interest;
determining one or more suggested names for the location based on the identifying the location as the location of interest;
providing for presenting at the mobile device, a user prompt for selecting the location of interest from the one or more suggested names for the location; and
receiving, from the mobile device, an indication that the location is the location of interest.