Patents by Inventor Wayne Munro

Wayne Munro 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: 20070203906
    Abstract: A search engine system (1) capable of displaying indicative information (3) to a user from searches performed by entities connected directly or indirectly to the user (2), wherein said system (1) includes at least one host computer processor (23) connectable to one or more network(s) (24), a database accessible over said network(s) (24), a plurality of data input devices (25) connectable to said network(s) (24) said search engine being accessible over said network(s) (24).
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 22, 2004
    Publication date: August 30, 2007
    Inventors: Julian Cone, Gary Franklin, Michael Grantham, Wayne Munro, Grant Ryan, Shaun Ryan, William Stalker
  • Publication number: 20060179043
    Abstract: The present invention is adapted to provide an information display method and system. In preferred applications the present invention may be used to optimise the information present within an internet web page to improve the ability of internet search engines to index such content. Other implementations of the present invention may facilitate the identification of particular keywords to be associated with a sponsored search engines results links and bids to be made for such keywords to be submitted to the sponsored search engine.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2005
    Publication date: August 10, 2006
    Inventors: Shaun Ryan, Jamie Anstice, Geoffrey Brash, Michael Grantham, Wayne Munro
  • Publication number: 20060100956
    Abstract: The present invention provides for a method of updating an internet search engine database with the results of a user's selection of specific web page listings from the general web page listing provided to the user as a result of his initial keyword search entry. By updating the database with the selections of many different users, the database can be updated to prioritize those web listings that have been selected the most with respect to a given keyword, and thereby presenting first the most popular web page listings in a subsequent search using the same keyword search entry.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 21, 2005
    Publication date: May 11, 2006
    Inventors: Grant Ryan, Shaun Ryan, Craig Ryan, Wayne Munro, Del Robinson