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12015008474603/26/15 new patent  Method and apparatus pertaining to facilitating the reading of rfid tags
22015008836603/26/15 new patent  Faulty cart wheel detection
32015008143303/19/15Selection and communication of a product promotion
42015006680203/05/15Methods and systems to facilitate messaging to customers
52015006747303/05/15Web application framework
62015006747403/05/15Web application framework
72015006747503/05/15Web application framework
82015005818602/26/15Searching digital receipts at a mobile device
92015005824802/26/15Systematic discovery of business ontology
102015005200302/19/15Providing personalized item recommendations using scalable matrix factorization with randomness
112015004622702/12/15Inventory deployment optimization apparatus and method
122015004628902/12/15Personal merchandise cataloguing system with item tracking and social network functionality
132015004651102/12/15System and storing and processing web service requests
142015004674402/12/15System and processing web service transactions using timestamp data
152015004700802/12/15Automatic blocking of bad actors across a network
162015003941002/05/15Dynamic awards and restrictive tender system and method
172015003945202/05/15Consolidated retailer-operated electronic payment system
182015003287401/29/15Computer data volume tracker system and method
192015002592901/22/15System and providing assistance
202015002609201/22/15System and providing assistance
212015000631401/01/15Add items from previous orders
222015000632001/01/15Consumer guidance while shopping for products
232015000632401/01/15View items based on purchases of social media contacts
242015000633501/01/15Inventory tracking
252015000633601/01/15Inventory tracking
262015000633701/01/15Tracking inventory
272015000633801/01/15Inventory cache
282014037961612/25/14System and tuning item classification
292014037216112/18/14Method for generating a discrete forecasted staff report
302014037235112/18/14Rule-based item classification
312014035877112/04/14Systems and methods for clustering of customers using transaction patterns
322014032752411/06/14Method and apparatus pertaining to preconfiguring in facilitating the reading of rfid tags
332014032489710/30/14Decision tree with just-in-time nodal computations
342014032026910/30/14Apparatus and method pertaining to conveying information via an rfid transceiver
352014032027110/30/14Apparatus and method pertaining to switching rfid transceiver read states
362014032452310/30/14Missing string compensation in capped customer linkage model
372014032452410/30/14Evolving a capped customer linkage model using genetic models
382014032474010/30/14Ontology-based attribute extraction from product descriptions
392014032474410/30/14Decision tree with compensation for previously unseen data
402014032475610/30/14Decision tree with set-based nodal comparisons
412014032479010/30/14Method and system for multi-block overlap-detection in a parallel environment without inter-process communication
422014032484710/30/14Training a classification model to predict categories
432014032485110/30/14Classifying e-commerce queries to generate category mappings for dominant products
442014032485210/30/14Classifying queries to generate category mappings
452014032485310/30/14Search relevance
462014032486110/30/14Block partitioning for efficient record processing in parallel computing environment
472014032487110/30/14Decision-tree based quantitative and qualitative record classification
482014032490610/30/14Method and system for focused multi-blocking to increase link identification rates in record comparison
492014032533210/30/14Managing annotation-based item descriptions
502014032547410/30/14Annotation-based item description
512014031431110/23/14System and classification with effective use of manual data input
522014031690110/23/14Automated limited-time retail merchandise promotion system
532014030680810/16/14Rfid reader location self-discovery
542014031008410/16/14System and facilitating a purchase of selected products or services
552014031027010/16/14Relevance-based cutoff for search results
562014030405910/09/14Systems and methods for price matching and comparison
572014029757010/02/14System and high accuracy product classification with limited supervision
582014029763010/02/14Method and system for re-ranking search results in a product search engine
592014028921009/25/14Re-ranking results in a search
602014028921109/25/14Method and system for resolving search query ambiguity in a product search engine
612014026360309/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to use of both optical and electronic product codes
622014026363509/18/14Orphaned product stray analysis using rfid
632014026363609/18/14Discrepancy analysis of rfid reads to determine locations
642014026660809/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to the identification of physical-local discrepancies in statistics-based rfid-tag information
652014026661409/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to installation of an rfid-tag reader system
662014026661509/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to the use of statistics-based rfid-tag information
672014026661609/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to monitoring item source locations
682014026661709/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to use of multiple sessions with rfid tags
692014026661809/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to the use of group rfid tag information
702014026662109/18/14Automatic self-learning rfid reader configurator
712014026663209/18/14Method and apparatus pertaining to rfid tag-based user assertions
722014026668509/18/14Alarm processing systems and methods
732014026695609/18/14Wide angle planar antenna assembly
742014027862709/18/14Flexible store fulfillment
752014027879709/18/14Attribute-based-categorical-popularity-assignment apparatus and method
762014027888309/18/14Fraud prevention a price comparison system
772014027890109/18/14Donation processing a price comparison system
782014027890209/18/14Return processing a price comparison system
792014027890309/18/14Price comparison systems and methods
802014027892409/18/14Selectively altering requests based on comparison of potential value of requests
812014027924109/18/14Electronic product information retrieval environment
822014027925109/18/14Search result ranking by brand
832014027926909/18/14System and order processing using customer location information
842014027944109/18/14Systems and methods for saving a remainder of cash transactions
852014027966009/18/14Overnight productivity dashboard
862014027988609/18/14Incrementally updating a large key-value store
872014028003309/18/14Rule triggering for search rule engine
882014028008209/18/14Attribute-based document searching
892014028011209/18/14Search result ranking by department
902014028020109/18/14Attribute detection
912014028033709/18/14Attribute detection
922014025788309/11/14Enterprise resource search and reservation system
932014025805009/11/14Store feature item finder
942014025827709/11/14Facet group ranking for search results
952014025833009/11/14Search result ranking using query clustering
962014024437208/28/14Validating internet ad conversions
972014024435708/28/14Inducing customer store visits via mobile application
982014024436008/28/14Customer universe exploration
992014024441608/28/14Method and system to facilitate the addition of items to an electronic item catalog
1002014024443208/28/14E-commerce system with personal price points
1012014024463308/28/14Relevance-weighted attribute sorting apparatus and method
1022014024464108/28/14Holistic customer record linkage via profile fingerprints
1032014023664208/21/14Systems and methods for navigating and reserving building spaces
1042014023665208/21/14Remote sales assistance system
1052014023666108/21/14Supplier analysis and verification system and method
1062014023676408/21/14Remote sales assistance tracking
1072014022930808/14/14Remote sales assistance
1082014022248208/07/14Online appointment schedulers
1092014022248308/07/14System and facilitating structured meetings
1102014022260108/07/14System and determining inventory locations
1112014020968707/31/14Camera time out feature for customer product scanning device
1122014021062107/31/14Theft detection system
1132014021101707/31/14Linking an electronic receipt to a consumer in a retail store
1142014021336607/31/14Method to create a game like competition between two or more shoppers using mobile self checkout software
1152014021448107/31/14Determining the position of a consumer in a retail store using location markers
1162014021451407/31/14Methods and systems for automated coupon processing
1172014021451807/31/14System and price matching and comparison
1182014021456207/31/14Customized impulse shelves
1192014021456307/31/14Product-description-improvement apparatus and method
1202014021456407/31/14Method to allow two or more mobile devices to contribute items to the same virtual shopping cart in mobile self checkout software
1212014021456607/31/14Retail gift card system with integrated account and sales receipt tracking
1222014021456807/31/14Retail loss prevention using biometric data
1232014021457107/31/14Notifying an attendant when a customer scans an oversized item
1242014021457207/31/14Systems and methods for retrieving items for a customer at checkout
1252014021457307/31/14Helping customers select a checkout lane with relative low congestion
1262014021457407/31/14Method to facilitate an in-store audit after issuance of an electronic receipt
1272014021457707/31/14Shopping process including monitored shopping cart basket weight
1282014021458907/31/14Employing a shopping list on a hand-held communications device at a retailer
1292014021459007/31/14Techniques for determining substitutes for products indicated in an electronic shopping list
1302014021459507/31/14Cooperative execution of an electronic shopping list
1312014021459607/31/14Shopping process including monitored shopping cart basket weight
1322014021459707/31/14Method and system for managing an electronic shopping list with gestures
1332014021459807/31/14Completing a purchase transaction and delivering items
1342014021459907/31/14Completing a purchase transaction at various locations
1352014021460007/31/14Assisting a consumer in locating a product within a retail store
1362014021460107/31/14Method and system for automatically managing an electronic shopping list
1372014021460507/31/14Method and system for answering a query from a consumer in a retail store
1382014021460807/31/14Determining to audit a customer utilizing analytics
1392014021460907/31/14List based shopping cart inspection process
1402014021461207/31/14Consumer to consumer sales assistance
1412014021461807/31/14In-store customer scan process including nutritional information
1422014021461907/31/14Double tap and done
1432014021462307/31/14In-store customer scan process including product automated ingredient warning
1442014021462807/31/14Gesture-based product wishlist and shared social networking
1452014021463207/31/14Smart crowd sourcing on product classification
1462014021463307/31/14Ranking keywords for product types with manual curation
1472014021464107/31/14Electronic receipt including itemization of applicable tax rates
1482014021484107/31/14Semantic product classification
1492014021484407/31/14Multiple classification models in a pipeline
1502014021484507/31/14Product classification into product type families
1512014021486207/31/14Automated attribute disambiguation with human input
1522014021540907/31/14Animated delete apparatus and method
1532014020750507/24/14System and assigning employees to cash registers
1542014020756907/24/14System and managing prepaid cards
1552014020757007/24/14Location based alerts for shopper
1562014020759107/24/14Integrating local products into global web services,
1572014020759807/24/14System and managing prepaid cards
1582014020761507/24/14Techniques for locating an item to purchase in a retail environment
1592014020101507/17/14Adjustable kiosk system
1602014020103707/17/14System and purchasing goods for donation to charities
1612014020174707/17/14Cross platform workflow management
1622014019604407/10/14System and increasing throughput of a paas system
1632014018480207/03/14Techniques for reducing consumer wait time
1642014018481807/03/14Techniques for detecting depleted stock
1652014018853007/03/14Provision of customer attributes to an organization
1662014018855007/03/14Provision of customer attributes to a person
1672014018859107/03/14Techniques for delivering a product promotion to a consumer
1682014018860507/03/14Techniques for delivering a product promotion to a consumer
1692014018864107/03/14Warranty storing and presenting apparatus and method
1702014018864707/03/14Searching digital receipts at a mobile device
1712014018864807/03/14Searching digital receipts at a mobile device
1722014018865707/03/14Establishing customer attributes
1732014018866307/03/14Stock notifiers on shelves
1742014018866707/03/14Updating search result rankings based on color
1752014018870007/03/14Online payment systems and methods
1762014018872607/03/14Payment validation systems and methods
1772014018873107/03/14Sign in based on recognition instead of password
1782014018884207/03/14Selecting search result images based on color
1792014018885307/03/14Ranking search results based on color
1802014018885407/03/14Ranking search results based on color
1812014018885507/03/14Ranking search results based on color similarity
1822014018899407/03/14Social neighborhood determination
1832014018988607/03/14Template for customer attributes
1842014017516206/26/14Identifying products as a consumer moves within a retail store
1852014017516706/26/14Method for transferring shopping cart contents to a register from a mobile electronic device
1862014017634806/26/14Location based parking management system
1872014017670706/26/14Determining the position of a consumer in a retail store using a light source
1882014017792406/26/14Faulty cart wheel detection
1892014018047906/26/14Bagging with robotic arm
1902014018052806/26/14Faulty cart wheel detection
1912014018057206/26/14Tracking a mobile device
1922014018075706/26/14Techniques for recording a consumer shelf experience
1932014018078206/26/14Techniques for linking consumers for coupon matching
1942014018078506/26/14Reporting out-of-stock items
1952014018080506/26/14Arranging advertisement content in digital receipts
1962014018084806/26/14Estimating point of sale wait times
1972014018085306/26/14Framework for generating a personalized item list
1982014018085506/26/14Pre-purchase feedback apparatus and method
1992014018086506/26/14Informing customers regarding items on their shopping list
2002014017255306/19/14Techniques for using a heat map of a retail location to promote the sale of products
2012014016674906/19/14Providing electronic receipts for vending machine transactions
2022014016796006/19/14Detecting defective shopping carts
2032014016842706/19/14Notify associates of cleanup jobs
2042014017247606/19/14Techniques for generating a heat map of a retail location
2052014017247706/19/14Techniques for using a heat map of a retail location to deploy employees
2062014017248906/19/14Techniques for using a heat map of a retail location to disperse crowds
2072014017255406/19/14Method and selecting a preferred message
2082014017255506/19/14Techniques for monitoring the shopping cart of a consumer
2092014017259906/19/14Determining point of sale advertisement effectiveness
2102014017260406/19/14Reprinting a paper receipt where an electronic receipt was originally issued
2112014017262106/19/14Systems and methods for recommending products based on a shopping list and a shopping budget
2122014017262806/19/14Approximating customer location within a store
2132014017264006/19/14Augmented reality shopping game
2142014017264706/19/14Tax aware price displays
2152014017264906/19/14Stock aware shelves
2162014017265006/19/14Stock aware shelves
2172014017289406/19/14Recipe suggestion system and method
2182014017356606/19/14Website update method and system
2192014015639406/05/14Targeted advertisement generation for travelers
2202014015639506/05/14Shifting marketing messaging according to customer lifestyle changes
2212014015641506/05/14Techniques for determining the age and gender of a consumer
2222014015642306/05/14Suggesting expired product replenishment based on receipt data
2232014015643206/05/14Approximating alternate currency equivalents in digital receipts
2242014015650806/05/14Splitting a purchase among multiple parties using an electronic receipt after the transaction
2252014015651706/05/14Splitting a purchase among multiple parties using an electronic receipt after the transaction
2262014014497705/29/14Scannable recipe card to add items to shopping list
2272014014701805/29/14Detecting customer dissatisfaction using biometric data
2282014014704805/29/14Document quality measurement
2292014014910505/29/14Identifying product references in user-generated content
2302014014916005/29/14Facilitating personal shopping assistance
2312014014921405/29/14Proof points of product price reductions
2322014014923605/29/14Reminder calendaring based on receipt data
2332014014923805/29/14Gift-registry apparatus and method
2342014014923905/29/14Recipe-suggestion apparatus and method
2352014014940905/29/14Massive rule-based classification engine
2362014015006005/29/14System and protecting data in an enterprise environment
2372014013939705/22/14Method and apparatus pertaining to an rfid tag reader antenna array
2382014014301305/22/14System and analyzing social media trends
2392014014340505/22/14System and analyzing social media trends
2402014014384305/22/14Security bypass environment for circumventing a security application in a computing environment
2412014013625505/15/14Dynamic task management
2422014013656705/15/14Topic relevant abbreviations
2432014011707905/01/14Layaway apparatus and method
2442014012215505/01/14Workforce scheduling system and method
2452014012216605/01/14Crowdsourced behavior modification
2462014012219105/01/14Encouraging shopping assistance by children using digital shopping lists
2472014012220805/01/14Crowdsourced behavior modification
2482014012220905/01/14Crowdsourced behavior modification
2492014012226805/01/14Point-of-sale-customer-identification apparatus and method

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