Patents by Inventor Alex Tkachman

Alex Tkachman has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20190340221
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide methods, systems, apparatuses, and computer program products for aiding user access to technical data for an item. In one embodiment a method is provided comprising providing a model of the item, wherein the model comprises a plurality of visual representations, each visual representation representing one or more components of the item; receiving input selecting at least one of the one or more visual representations; responsive to receiving input selecting the at least one of the one or more visual representations, identifying one or more topics associated with the selected visual representation; providing at least a portion of the one or more topics associated with the selected visual representation; receiving input selecting at least one of the one or more topics; and responsive to receiving input selecting a topic of the one or more topics, providing technical data associated with the topic.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 17, 2019
    Publication date: November 7, 2019
    Inventors: Ran Meriaz, Yoram Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Patent number: 10394938
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide methods, systems, apparatuses, and computer program products for aiding user access to technical data for an item. In one embodiment a method is provided comprising providing a model of the item, wherein the model comprises a plurality of visual representations, each visual representation representing one or more components of the item; receiving input selecting at least one of the one or more visual representations; responsive to receiving input selecting the at least one of the one or more visual representations, identifying one or more topics associated with the selected visual representation; providing at least a portion of the one or more topics associated with the selected visual representation; receiving input selecting at least one of the one or more topics; and responsive to receiving input selecting a topic of the one or more topics, providing technical data associated with the topic.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 23, 2015
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: MBTE Holdings Sweden AB
    Inventors: Ran Meriaz, Yoram Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Patent number: 9961195
    Abstract: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for location-based call control. In one embodiment, call control rules for an outbound call can be determined/identified based on the location of the mobile device. The call control rules direct the outbound call to different numbers and/or different applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 1, 2018
    Assignee: MBTE SWEDEN AB
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Publication number: 20180101195
    Abstract: Device holder assemblies include a first device panel and a second device panel that are configured to selectively couple a first and a second portable computing device to the device holder assembly. The device holder assemblies generally include a spine that is hingedly connected to the first device panel and the second device panel, such that the device holder assembly is repositionable between an open position and a closed position by rotating the first device panel and the second device panel about the spine. The spine may also include a computing entity including driver software that allows the first and second portable computing devices to be operated in conjunction with one another when selectively coupled to the device holder assembly.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 10, 2017
    Publication date: April 12, 2018
    Inventors: Ran Meriaz, Yoram Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Patent number: 9813898
    Abstract: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for call control. In one embodiment, it can be determined whether an outbound phone number is one of a plurality of target telephone numbers. Responsive to determining that the outbound phone number is one of the plurality of target telephone numbers, one or more call control rules associated with the outbound phone number can be identified. Responsive to identifying the one or more call control rules associated with the outbound phone number, one or more actions to be carried out by the apparatus in accordance with the one or more call control rules can be identified.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 31, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 7, 2017
    Assignee: MBTE Holdings Sweden AB
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Publication number: 20170265065
    Abstract: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for call control. In one embodiment, it can be determined whether an outbound phone number is one of a plurality of target telephone numbers. Responsive to determining that the outbound phone number is one of the plurality of target telephone numbers, one or more call control rules associated with the outbound phone number can be identified. Responsive to identifying the one or more call control rules associated with the outbound phone number, one or more actions to be carried out by the apparatus in accordance with the one or more call control rules can be identified.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 31, 2017
    Publication date: September 14, 2017
    Inventors: YORAM MERIAZ, RAN MERIAZ, ALEX TKACHMAN
  • Patent number: 9730053
    Abstract: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for call control. In one embodiment, it can be determined whether an outbound phone number is one of a plurality of target telephone numbers. Responsive to determining that the outbound phone number is one of the plurality of target telephone numbers, one or more call control rules associated with the outbound phone number can be identified. Responsive to identifying the one or more call control rules associated with the outbound phone number, one or more actions to be carried out by the apparatus in accordance with the one or more call control rules can be identified.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2017
    Assignee: MBTE SWEDEN AB
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Publication number: 20170142254
    Abstract: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for location-based call control. In one embodiment, call control rules for an outbound call can be determined/identified based on the location of the mobile device. The call control rules direct the outbound call to different numbers and/or different applications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2017
    Publication date: May 18, 2017
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Patent number: 9596566
    Abstract: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for location-based call control. In one embodiment, call control rules for an outbound call can be determined/identified based on the location of the mobile device. The call control rules direct the outbound call to different numbers and/or different applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2015
    Date of Patent: March 14, 2017
    Assignee: MBTE SWEDEN AB
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Publication number: 20160037297
    Abstract: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for location-based call control. In one embodiment, call control rules for an outbound call can be determined/identified based on the location of the mobile device. The call control rules direct the outbound call to different numbers and/or different applications.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 28, 2015
    Publication date: February 4, 2016
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Publication number: 20150317065
    Abstract: Embodiments of the present invention provide methods, systems, apparatuses, and computer program products for aiding user access to technical data for an item. In one embodiment a method is provided comprising providing a model of the item, wherein the model comprises a plurality of visual representations, each visual representation representing one or more components of the item; receiving input selecting at least one of the one or more visual representations; responsive to receiving input selecting the at least one of the one or more visual representations, identifying one or more topics associated with the selected visual representation; providing at least a portion of the one or more topics associated with the selected visual representation; receiving input selecting at least one of the one or more topics; and responsive to receiving input selecting a topic of the one or more topics, providing technical data associated with the topic.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2015
    Publication date: November 5, 2015
    Inventors: Ran Meriaz, Yoram Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Patent number: 8964731
    Abstract: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for scheduling and initiating calls. For example, a request for a prospective call between a caller and a callee can be received via a server. In response to a determination that both the caller and the callee are available, a call between a caller device and a callee device can be automatically initiated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 23, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 24, 2015
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Publication number: 20140329514
    Abstract: Computer program products, methods, systems, apparatus, and computing entities are provided for call control. In one embodiment, it can be determined whether an outbound phone number is one of a plurality of target telephone numbers. Responsive to determining that the outbound phone number is one of the plurality of target telephone numbers, one or more call control rules associated with the outbound phone number can be identified. Responsive to identifying the one or more call control rules associated with the outbound phone number, one or more actions to be carried out by the apparatus in accordance with the one or more call control rules can be identified.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2014
    Publication date: November 6, 2014
    Applicant: MBTE Sweden AB
    Inventors: YORAM MERIAZ, RAN MERIAZ, ALEX TKACHMAN
  • Patent number: 8837696
    Abstract: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for scheduling and initiating calls. For example, a request for a prospective call between a caller and a callee can be received via a server. The prospective call can be electronically added to call lists associated respectively with the caller and the callee. In response to a determination that both the caller and the callee are available, a call between a caller device and a callee device can be automatically initiated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 8, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 16, 2014
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Patent number: 8588214
    Abstract: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for scheduling and initiating calls. For example, a request for a prospective call between a caller and a callee can be received via a server. The prospective call can be electronically added to call lists associated respectively with the caller and the callee. In response to a determination that both the caller and the callee are available, a call between a caller device and a callee device can be automatically initiated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2013
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Publication number: 20120289211
    Abstract: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for scheduling and initiating calls. For example, a request for a prospective call between a caller and a callee can be received via a server. In response to a determination that both the caller and the callee are available, a call between a caller device and a callee device can be automatically initiated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 23, 2012
    Publication date: November 15, 2012
    Applicant: MBTE HOLDINGS SWEDEN AB
    Inventors: YORAM MERIAZ, RAN MERIAZ, ALEX TKACHMAN
  • Publication number: 20120250844
    Abstract: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for scheduling and initiating calls. For example, a request for a prospective call between a caller and a callee can be received via a server. The prospective call can be electronically added to call lists associated respectively with the caller and the callee. In response to a determination that both the caller and the callee are available, a call between a caller device and a callee device can be automatically initiated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 8, 2012
    Publication date: October 4, 2012
    Applicant: MBTE HOLDINGS SWEDEN AB
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Patent number: 8243724
    Abstract: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for scheduling and initiating calls. For example, a request for a prospective call between a caller and a callee can be received via a server. The prospective call can be electronically added to call lists associated respectively with the caller and the callee. In response to a determination that both the caller and the callee are available, a call between a caller device and a callee device can be automatically initiated.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 14, 2012
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Publication number: 20110035262
    Abstract: Systems, methods, and computer program products are provided for distributing sponsored content. For example, in one embodiment, a facilitator system receives a distribution request to distribute sponsored content. In response to the distribution request, a distribution link for distributing the sponsored content is generated. The distribution link may be adapted for identifying a distributor account associated with the distribution link. In response to receiving a request for the sponsored content generated from the distribution link, the facilitator system can redirect a viewer computing device to the sponsored content stored on a host system and provide an incentive credit to the party who distributed the distribution link.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 15, 2009
    Publication date: February 10, 2011
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman
  • Publication number: 20100208877
    Abstract: Systems, methods, apparatus, and computer program products are provided for scheduling and initiating calls. For example, a request for a prospective call between a caller and a callee can be received via a server. The prospective call can be electronically added to call lists associated respectively with the caller and the callee. In response to a determination that both the caller and the callee are available, a call between a caller device and a callee device can be automatically initiated.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2010
    Publication date: August 19, 2010
    Inventors: Yoram Meriaz, Ran Meriaz, Alex Tkachman