Patents by Inventor Frank Watervoort

Frank Watervoort 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: 20020010757
    Abstract: An Internet/world-wide-web-based advertisement replacement system and methodology for replacing advertising content on web-based communications received by users. The system comprises a web-browser device on a computer terminal for receiving the web-based communications having original advertising content including a target uniform resource locator (URL); a filter mechanism for identifying the original advertising content provided in the web-based communication; and, a mechanism for replacing original content with new advertising content for display at the computer terminal, the new advertising content determined based on a user profile information maintained by the system and including URL content for enabling user access to a destination web-site affiliated with advertisers providing the new advertising content.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2000
    Publication date: January 24, 2002
    Inventors: Joel Granik, Frank Watervoort, Raphael Meyers