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US10282698B2
Publication/Patent Number: US10282698B2
Publication date: 2019-05-07
Application number: 14/585,337
Filing date: 2014-12-30
Inventor: Camp, Roy L.  
Assignee: EBAY INC.
Abstract: A method may include obtaining a weight of merchandise supported by a shelf and obtaining identifier data of the merchandise supported by the shelf. The identifier data may be wirelessly received from tags associated with the merchandise. The method may also include determining information for presentation to a consumer regarding the merchandise based on the weight of the merchandise and the identifier data of the merchandise. The method may also include providing the information for presentation to the consumer of the merchandise when the consumer is proximate the merchandise that is supported by the shelf. A method may include obtaining a weight of merchandise supported by a shelf and obtaining identifier data of the merchandise supported by the shelf. The identifier data may be wirelessly received from tags associated with the merchandise. The method may also include determining ...more ...less
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US10372805B2
Publication/Patent Number: US10372805B2
Publication date: 2019-08-06
Application number: 15/912,885
Filing date: 2018-03-06
Assignee: EBAY INC.
Abstract: Methods and systems for transmitting data are disclosed. In one example, a method comprises providing, at a publication platform accessible by users via a network, a posting portal to receive entry of data relating to an item for posting on the publication system, the posting portal including an interface having first and second user interface elements to receive the data related to the item for inclusion in the posting. The method includes receiving at least one media file for inclusion in the posting in the first user interface element, and automatically commencing transmission of the at least one media file over the network, for inclusion in the posting, before the user has completed entering information into the second user interface element. Methods and systems for transmitting data are disclosed. In one example, a method comprises providing, at a publication platform accessible by users via a network, a posting portal to receive entry of data relating to an item for posting on the publication system, the posting ...more ...less
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US2019172031A1
Publication/Patent Number: US2019172031A1
Publication date: 2019-06-06
Application number: 16/168,490
Filing date: 2018-10-23
Assignee: EBAY INC.
Abstract: A method to facilitate invoicing for transactions established utilizing a network-based transaction system includes supporting establishment of transactions between a plurality of entities in the network-based transaction system, and identifying as part of an invoice generation process, a plurality of transactions to which a first entity is a party. The method further includes identifying first and second transactions from the plurality of transactions that satisfy combinable criteria, and generating an invoice for at least the first and second transactions that satisfy the combinable criteria. The method can also be implemented in a system and on a machine-readable medium. A method to facilitate invoicing for transactions established utilizing a network-based transaction system includes supporting establishment of transactions between a plurality of entities in the network-based transaction system, and identifying as part of an invoice generation ...more ...less
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US2019197595A1
Publication/Patent Number: US2019197595A1
Publication date: 2019-06-27
Application number: 16/286,434
Filing date: 2019-02-26
Assignee: EBAY INC.
Abstract: Examples of a method and system for collaborative and private sessions are provided. In some aspects a collaborative shopping session including a first user and one or more other users is established. The establishing of the session including displaying a common interface for the collaborative shopping session at respective computer systems of the first user and each of the one or more other users. A side session is initiated for a second user, the side session having a different interface in which activity within the side session by the second user is not shared with the first user or the one or more other users of the collaborative shopping session. A determination, based on one or more merge criterion, of whether to merge the side session with the collaborative session is made; and the side session is merged with the collaborative session based on the determining. Examples of a method and system for collaborative and private sessions are provided. In some aspects a collaborative shopping session including a first user and one or more other users is established. The establishing of the session including displaying a common interface for ...more ...less
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EP3446199A1
Publication/Patent Number: EP3446199A1
Publication date: 2019-02-27
Application number: 17786403.0
Filing date: 2017-04-17
Inventor: Nugent, Tyler Yong  
Assignee: eBay, Inc.
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EP3437023A1
Publication/Patent Number: EP3437023A1
Publication date: 2019-02-06
Application number: 17776542.7
Filing date: 2017-03-29
Assignee: eBay, Inc.
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EP3042361B1
Publication/Patent Number: EP3042361B1
Publication date: 2019-04-03
Application number: 14841884.1
Filing date: 2014-09-04
Assignee: eBay, Inc.
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EP3488392A1
Publication/Patent Number: EP3488392A1
Publication date: 2019-05-29
Application number: 17831875.4
Filing date: 2017-07-20
Inventor: Gabbai, Jonathan  
Assignee: eBay, Inc.
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US10409821B2
Publication/Patent Number: US10409821B2
Publication date: 2019-09-10
Application number: 14/502,089
Filing date: 2014-09-30
Assignee: eBay, Inc.
Abstract: Various embodiments include systems and methods for search result ranking using machine learning. A goal model can be created using machine learning. Responsive to a search query, a plurality of data factors can be inputted into the goal model to create a model output. Search results can be presented to a user based on the model output. Various embodiments include systems and methods for search result ranking using machine learning. A goal model can be created using machine learning. Responsive to a search query, a plurality of data factors can be inputted into the goal model to create a model output. Search ...more ...less
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EP3131255B1
Publication/Patent Number: EP3131255B1
Publication date: 2019-10-02
Application number: 16001895.8
Filing date: 2012-03-16
Assignee: eBay, Inc.
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US2019318388A1
Publication/Patent Number: US2019318388A1
Publication date: 2019-10-17
Application number: 16/455,241
Filing date: 2019-06-27
Inventor: Sun, Ken  
Assignee: EBAY INC.
Abstract: Systems and methods to search with a mobile device are described. The system may receive a request, over a network, from a device. The request may include search information to search a database and location information including a first location that identifies a location of the device. The system may further generate search results based on the search information that describes items and arranges their descriptions based on the search information, the first location, and a current event corresponding to the location of the device. The system may further arrange the descriptions of the items as a first arrangement based on an order associated with a second location that is associated with a historical event that matches the current event. The system may further communicate a user interface, over the network, to the device. The user interface include the descriptions of the items in accordance with the first arrangement. Systems and methods to search with a mobile device are described. The system may receive a request, over a network, from a device. The request may include search information to search a database and location information including a first location that identifies a location of ...more ...less
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US10319014B2
Publication/Patent Number: US10319014B2
Publication date: 2019-06-11
Application number: 14/986,486
Filing date: 2015-12-31
Assignee: EBAY INC.
Abstract: Systems and methods are disclosed to provide flaw accentuation to an image in an e-commerce online marketplace. In some embodiments, a method may include receiving at an online marketplace, from a seller through the Internet, an image of an item being listed for sale at the online marketplace and text related to the item being listed for sale; determining that the item includes a flaw based on the text related to the item being listed for sale or the image of the item; creating a flaw accentuation to the image; and creating a listing in the online marketplace for the item that includes the image and the flaw accentuation to the image. Systems and methods are disclosed to provide flaw accentuation to an image in an e-commerce online marketplace. In some embodiments, a method may include receiving at an online marketplace, from a seller through the Internet, an image of an item being listed for sale at the ...more ...less
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US10405141B2
Publication/Patent Number: US10405141B2
Publication date: 2019-09-03
Application number: 16/053,640
Filing date: 2018-08-02
Inventor: O'malley, Mary  
Assignee: EBAY INC.
Abstract: There are provided systems and methods for wireless beacon devices for use in tracking user locations during group travel. A user may take a trip on a vehicle, such as a bus, train, cruise ship, or other large travel vehicle. The users may disembark the vehicle in order to visit a location but plan to travel further on the vehicle. Thus, when the vehicle is attempting to leave the location where the users have left the vehicle, the vehicle may be required to again account for each passenger. The vehicle may utilize a wireless beacon located near an entrance and/or onboard the vehicle to account for each passenger. The wireless beacon may connect to a communication device of each user when the communication device is in proximity to the wireless beacon and, thus, inform the vehicle's operator that each user in located on the vehicle. There are provided systems and methods for wireless beacon devices for use in tracking user locations during group travel. A user may take a trip on a vehicle, such as a bus, train, cruise ship, or other large travel vehicle. The users may disembark the vehicle in order to visit ...more ...less
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US10198899B2
Publication/Patent Number: US10198899B2
Publication date: 2019-02-05
Application number: 14/514,347
Filing date: 2014-10-14
Inventor: Yang, York  
Assignee: