Global Patent Index - EP 1235691 A1

EP 1235691 A1 2002-09-04 - BUSINESS CARD TO RETRIEVE ASSOCIATED WEB PAGE

Title (en)

BUSINESS CARD TO RETRIEVE ASSOCIATED WEB PAGE

Title (de)

VISITENKARTE ZUM WIEDERAUFFINDEN VON DIE ZUGEORDNETE WEB-SEITE

Title (fr)

CARTE DE VISITE PROFESSIONNELLE DONNANT ACCES A UNE PAGE WEB QUI LUI EST ASSOCIEE

Publication

EP 1235691 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00945459 A

Priority

  • AU 0000890 W
  • AU 4247899 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0110653A1] A business card (22) comprises access means (24, 26) arranged, in use, to effect access to a computer network (e.g. the Internet) for retrieval of information (32) associated with the business card (22). In an embodiment, the business card (22) comprises an integrated circuit chip (24) and an electromagnetic transmitter (26). When the business card (22) is moved in front of a receiver (28) of a computer (30), the chip (24) instructs the computer (30) to connect to a home page (32) of a web site address stored on a storage component of the chip (24). The home page is displayed on a monitor (34) of the computer (30). In an embodiment, the business card (22) is further arranged, in use, to function as a telephone card.

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

B42D 15/10; B42D 15/02; G06F 3/08

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B42D 15/02 (2006.01); G06F 17/30 (2006.01); G07F 7/02 (2006.01); G07F 7/10 (2006.01); H04M 17/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G07F 7/1008 (2013.01); B42D 15/02 (2013.01); G06F 17/30876 (2013.01); G06Q 20/342 (2013.01); G06Q 20/346 (2013.01); G07F 7/025 (2013.01); H04M 17/02 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 0110653 A1 20010215; AU 720554 B3 20000601; EP 1235691 A1 20020904; EP 1235691 A4 20040506

INPADOC legal status


2005-08-10 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20050201

2004-05-06 [A4] DESPATCH OF SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20040323

2004-05-06 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7B 42D 15/10 A

2004-05-06 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7G 06F 3/08 B

2004-05-06 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: 7B 42D 15/02 B

2002-09-04 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020515

2002-09-04 [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

2002-09-04 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI