Patents by Inventor Andrew R Carver

Andrew R Carver 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).

  • Patent number: 7707271
    Abstract: Personalized content is provided over a communications network such as the Internet. Providing personalized content includes both generating content which depends on the recipient of that content and delivering that content in a manner that depends on the recipient. Although methods of providing personalized content are known, none of those methods provide a mechanism for deciding when and how to personalize content. By enabling a content provided to send policy data to local caches and having a local agent computer arrange for content files to be delivered in accordance with those policy files, such a mechanism is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 19, 2002
    Date of Patent: April 27, 2010
    Assignee: British Telecommunications plc
    Inventors: Steven Rudkin, Michael Rizzo, Andrew R Carver
  • Publication number: 20040117426
    Abstract: A method of providing personalised content over a communications network such as the Internet is disclosed. Providing personalised content includes both generating content which depends on the recipient of that content and delivering that content in a manner that depends on the recipient. Although methods of providing personalised content are known, none of those methods provide a mechanism for deciding when and how to personalise content. By enabling a content provider to send policy data to local caches and having a local agent computer arrange for content files to be delivered in accordance with those policy files, such a mechanism is provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 16, 2003
    Publication date: June 17, 2004
    Inventors: Steven Rudkin, Michael Rizzo, Andrew R Carver