Global Patent Index - EP 1044422 A1

EP 1044422 A1 2000-10-18 - CUSTOMIZED UPGRADING OF INTERNET-ENABLED DEVICES BASED ON USER-PROFILE

Title (en)

CUSTOMIZED UPGRADING OF INTERNET-ENABLED DEVICES BASED ON USER-PROFILE

Title (de)

KUNDENSPEZIFISCHES UPGRADEN VON INTERNETFÄHIGEN GERÄTEN BASIEREND AUF EINEM NÜTZERPROFIL

Title (fr)

EVOLUTION ADAPTEE DE DISPOSITIFS ACCEDANT A L'INTERNET SUR LA BASE DU PROFIL UTILISATEUR

Publication

EP 1044422 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99947338 A

Priority

  • EP 9906782 W
  • US 10082698 P
  • US 16049098 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0017789A1] A server system maintains a user profile of a particular end-user of consumer electronics network-enabled equipment and a data base of new technical features for this type of equipment. If there is a match between the user-profile and a new technical feature, and the user indicates to receive information about updates or sales offers, the user gets notified via the network of the option to obtain the feature.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

G06F 17/60

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G06F 13/00 (2006.01); G06F 17/30 (2006.01); G06Q 30/00 (2012.01); G08C 19/28 (2006.01); H04N 21/422 (2011.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

H04N 21/42202 (2013.01); G06F 8/64 (2013.01); G06F 8/65 (2013.01); G06Q 30/02 (2013.01); G08C 19/28 (2013.01); G08C 2201/21 (2013.01); G08C 2201/33 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0017789A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IT

EPO simple patent family

WO 0017789 A1 20000330; EP 1044422 A1 20001018; JP 2002525756 A 20020813

INPADOC legal status


2004-05-19 [RBV] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES (CORRECTION):

- Designated State(s): DE ES FR GB IT

2004-05-06 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040315

2000-11-29 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001002

2000-10-18 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE