Patents by Inventor William H. Carpenter

William H. Carpenter 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: 20010054008
    Abstract: A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for selecting a vendor based on a list of user-selected products. A plurality of product identifiers are received from a user. Each product identifier is associated with a particular product. A list of the products is generated. A search is made for vendors of the products on the list. A vendor of the products is selected based on predetermined criteria. Information about the selected vendor is output.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 14, 2001
    Publication date: December 20, 2001
    Inventors: Michael R. Miller, Gregory P. Miller, William H. Carpenter
  • Publication number: 20010054067
    Abstract: A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for driving navigation to a particular web site. A docking of a user's client device with a computer is detected. A web page pre-designated to open upon docking of the client device is selected. The pre-designated web page is downloaded. The web page is displayed on a display of the computer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 14, 2001
    Publication date: December 20, 2001
    Inventors: Michael Robert Miller, Gregory Paul Miller, William H. Carpenter
  • Publication number: 20010054009
    Abstract: A system, method and article of manufacture are provided for generating a list of desired products for presentment to a person other than the user desiring the products. First, a plurality of product identifiers are received from a user utilizing a network. Each product identifier is pre-associated with a particular product. A list of the products is generated and presented to a person other than the user.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 14, 2001
    Publication date: December 20, 2001
    Inventors: Michael Robert Miller, Gregory Paul Miller, William H. Carpenter