Patents by Inventor Habib A. Sioufi

Habib A. Sioufi 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: 20100255916
    Abstract: Methods and apparatuses for managing anonymized character profile information and scheduling in-game activities for online virtual game environments. The disclosure describes a trusted method for automatic synchronization of character profile information with a trusted information management system that minimizes the possibility of fraudulent character profile information and allows for the efficient coordination of in-game activities by the users of the online virtual environment. Methods are described for interacting with a trusted information management system in both in-game and out-of-game settings. According to one embodiment of the invention, an in-game module of the virtual environment allow for automatically synchronization of virtual environment state information with a trusted information management system at periodic intervals.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 6, 2009
    Publication date: October 7, 2010
    Inventor: Alfred Habib Sioufi Filho
  • Patent number: 6973435
    Abstract: A method and system for transmitting information included in a memory device to a remote location. The information included in the memory device could take the form of patient information as well as a prescription dosages and the remote location could be a pharmacy or a physician's office. The memory device could be fixedly attached to a drug container and a linker module would read the information contained in the memory device and automatically contact a pharmacy located at a remote location to fill a particular prescription. Information relating to the patient or the prescription which is filled can also be transferred from the remote location directly into the memory device through the linker module. In addition, the method and system can be used to order or purchase any products or services from a vendor.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 1999
    Date of Patent: December 6, 2005
    Inventors: Habib A. Sioufi, Antoine Koudsi