Patent Portfolio

Whilst all these were filed whilst at IBM they are a matter of public record where I am inventor or co-inventor

Title: A SYSTEM FOR PREPARING DATA
Issued as Patent GB2409299 in GB 
Co-inventors:  Aires, K.  Shaw, D.M.

Title: NAVIGATION SYSTEM
Issued as Patent I273271 in TW

Title: METHODS, APPARATUS AND COMPUTER PROGRAMS FOR SEARCHING WITHIN A 
COMPUTER NETWORK
Issued as Patent ZL200410011804.8 in CN 
Co-inventors:  Midgley, N.

Title: METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DISPLAY OF ACTIVITY OF USERS
Issued as Patent 7194539 in US 
Co-inventors:  Lawrence, R.

Title: Remote Location Based Services
US 7885667 B2

UK based search (includes some of the above)

US Patent Office Application Links

PUB. APP. NO. Title
1 20090143124 Simulation of Sporting Events in a Virtual Environment Co Inventors:Ian Hughes, Bradford Glenn Kasell, Christopher Beng Kiat Yeoh, Kelly Yeoh
2 20090063168 CONDUCTING MARKETING ACTIVITY IN RELATION TO A VIRTUAL WORLD BASED ON
MONITORED VIRTUAL WORLD ACTIVITY
Co Inventors:Peter G. Finn, A. Hamilton II Rick, Ian Hughes, James W. Seaman
3 20080261625 REMOTE LOCATION BASED SERVICES
4 20060077992 System for executing a multimedia resource
5 20050138053 System for preparing data
6 20050003834 Remote location based services
7 20030090525 Method and system for display of activity of users

There are quite a few others that were being filed in other countries, TBD

Method for verifying virtual physical space representing a transaction context in a virtual world
Co Inventors: Gordon D. Hutchison, Ian Hughes

System for processing requests to portlets
Co Inventors: Martin Gale, Ian Hughes

The most recent was with MayaLila Games for FortuneDate is
Activity-Based Compatibility Testing For Preliminarily Matched Users Via Interactive Social Media A great idea but we came up against patent rule changes and ran out of money pursuing it. Genetic matching algorithm for people based on digital events they generate on social media, such as game achievements.

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