Patents Assigned to, Inc
  • Patent number: 6412073
    Abstract: An Internet Portal is enabled by software executing on an Internet-connected server. The Portal, in response to a log-on by a user, presents a secure and personalized page for and to the user, the personalized page having listed plural Internet destinations enabled by hyperlinks, wherein upon invocation of a hyperlink by the subscriber, such as by a point-and-click technique, the portal invokes a URL for the destination, and upon connection with the destination, transparently provides any required log-on information for user access at the destination. In an enhanced embodiment a search function is provided wherein a user may configure searches in any or all of the listed destinations on a personalized page.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 1998
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2002
    Assignee:, Inc
    Inventor: P. Venkat Rangan