Patents by Inventor Jianxiu J. Hao

Jianxiu J. Hao 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: 20110106613
    Abstract: Exemplary electronic coupon distribution, collection, and utilization systems and methods are disclosed. An exemplary method includes maintaining coupon data representative of at least one electronic coupon collected by a consumer, the coupon data accessible by a mobile computing device associated with the consumer, detecting an occurrence of a predetermined trigger event related to the at least one electronic coupon, and providing, in response to the predetermined trigger event, a message for presentation to the consumer via the mobile computing device associated with the consumer, the message configured to direct the consumer to a physical location of a product associated with the at least one electronic coupon. Corresponding systems and methods are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 3, 2009
    Publication date: May 5, 2011
    Inventors: Michelle Felt, Nader Gharachorloo, Jianxiu J. Hao, Farida Saeed