US Patent No. 9,747,617

PROVISION OF WIRELESS DEVICE ACTIVITY INFORMATION TO A THIRD PARTY BASED ON ACCEPTANCE OF AN OFFER PRESENTED TO A USER


Patent No. 9,747,617
Issue Date August 29, 2017
Title Provision Of Wireless Device Activity Information To A Third Party Based On Acceptance Of An Offer Presented To A User
Inventorship Geoffrey S. Martin, Overland Park, KS (US)
Jeffrey M. Haydon, Kansas, MO (US)
Ryan Kent Hannebaum, Prairie Village, KS (US)
Krishnakumar K. Bhaskarankutty Nair, Olathe, KS (US)
Thomas E. Anderson, Seattle, WA (US)
Assignee Sprint Communications Company L.P., Overland Park, KS (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 9,747,617

1. A method of operating a wireless communication system, comprising:
in a processing system, monitoring communications of a wireless communication device to detect an occurrence of the wireless
communication device moving into a designated geographic area and visiting a designated website by a web browser on the wireless
communication device while in the designated geographic area;

in response to detecting the occurrence, in a display system, presenting a user of the wireless communication device with
an offer to provide previously visited website data for the wireless communication device to a third party in exchange for
billing credits, wherein presenting the offer comprises a pop-up notification of the offer; and

receiving a response to the offer from the user, wherein the response comprises an indication of whether the user desires
to accept the offer.