Real time, computer-driven retail pricing display system
Apparatus for retrieving stored information about various items in response to coding on the items
Portable handheld terminal
Methods of selecting document objects for documents stored in a folder format within an electronic information processing system
Shopper's purchase monitoring device
Portable random access audio recording and playback apparatus
Arrangement for and method of expediting commercial product transactions at a point-of-sale site
Automatic document handling system
Attribute portion based document retrieval system with system query language interface Patent #: 5600833
ApplicationNo. 627744 filed on 04/02/1996
US Classes:235/375, SYSTEMS CONTROLLED BY DATA BEARING RECORDS235/462.01, Bar code707/1, DATABASE OR FILE ACCESSING715/513Structured document (e.g., HTML, SGML, ODA, CDA)
ExaminersPrimary: Hajec, Donald T.
Assistant: Le, Thien M.
Attorney, Agent or Firm
International ClassesG06K 007/10
AbstractA client computer with a scanner capable of scanning objects for a code. The client computer scans the object of interest and translates the code into a URL (Uniform Resource Locator) that specifies both a server computer and the location within the server of information that is relevant to the object. The client computer transmits the URL to the server computer, receives the information related to the object from the server computer, and communicates the information to the customer.