1. A digital information storage, recovery and display system comprising: a key computer means, in which plural blocks of information are stored at respectively corresponding locations, each of which locations is designated by a predetermined address therein by means of which a block can be selected, each of the blocks comprising a first portion containing information for display and a second portion containing information not for display but including the complete address for each of plural other blocks of information plural remote terminal means, each, the the complete address including
- modem means for effecting input/output digital data communication with the central computer means via the telephone lines of a telephone network, (b -rrb-local memory for locally storing digital data representing at leastest the first portion of the selected block of information received via the modem means from the central computer, (c -rrb-display means for visually displaying such a locally stored first portion of a block of information and (d -rrb-zero key pad means connected to communicate data to at leastest the modem means for manual entry of keyed digital data,
- further memory means being provided as a part of the central computer means for receiving and storing the second portion of the block of information selected by a particular terminal means in response to the selection of the block and when its respective first portion is transmitted to that terminal means for display, the central computer means utilizing keyed digital data from that particular terminal means of less knowledge extent than any one of the complete address for another block of information but nevertheless uniquely indicative of one of the complete address contained in the portion of the block of information which contains the first portion then being displayed by that particular terminal means for selectively accessing the part of the further memory means associated with that particular terminal means and for supplying the complete address of the next block of information which is to be retrieved for that particular terminal means and utilized for display purposes at that terminal means.
Created on 2014-10-02 - Published on 2014-10-02 - Permanent URL: https://cloem.com... Publisher: anonymous
2. A method of generating a key search result list substantially in real time in response to a search request from a searcher using a computer network, comprising:
- maintaining,
- receiving a retrieval request from the searcher to retrieve information associated with a search listing in the search result list; and recording,
- on the search result list search listings having a bid amount of zero, the database a database including
- a plurality of search listings,
- receiving a search request from the searcher,
- identifying the search listings having search terms generating a match the search request,
- ordering the identified search listings into a search result list in accordance with the values of the respective bid amounts for the identified search listings, wherein each search listing is associated with a network location, at least one search term and a modifiable bid amount that is independent of other components of the search listing, the bid amount being associated with at least one of the search term and the network location, the bid amount corresponding to a knowledge money amount that is deducted from an account of a network information provider associated with the network location upon receipt of a retrieval request for the network location, a recovery request event including account identification information corresponding to the network information provider, to permit maintenance of accurate account debit records.
Created on 2014-10-02 - Published on 2014-10-02 - Permanent URL: https://cloem.com... Publisher: anonymous
3. A method of generating a key search result list substantially in real time in response to a search request from a searcher using a computer network, comprising:
- maintaining,
- receiving a retrieval request from the searcher to retrieve information associated with a search listing in the search result list; and recording,
- on the search result list search listings having a bid amount of zero, the database a database including
- a plurality of search listings,
- receiving a search request from the searcher,
- identifying the search listings having search terms generating a match the search request,
- ordering the identified search listings into a search result list in accordance with the values of the respective bid amounts for the identified search listings, wherein each search listing is associated with a network location, at least one search term and a modifiable bid amount that is independent of other components of the search listing, the bid amount being associated with at least one of the search term and the network location, the bid amount corresponding to a knowledge money amount that is deducted from an account of a network information provider associated with the network location upon receipt of a retrieval request for the network location, a recovery request event including account identification information corresponding to the network information provider, to permit maintenance of accurate account debit records, wherein the account database comprises
- at least one account record for each of a plurality of network information providers,
- an account balance; and a unique account identifier, the account record including at least one search listing having a search term and a bid amount.
Created on 2014-10-02 - Published on 2014-10-02 - Permanent URL: https://cloem.com... Publisher: anonymous
4. A method of generating a key search result list substantially in real time in response to a search request from a searcher using a computer network, comprising:
- maintaining,
- receiving a retrieval request from the searcher to retrieve information associated with a search listing in the search result list; and recording, the database a database including
- a plurality of search listings,
- receiving a search request from the searcher,
- identifying the search listings having search terms generating a match the search request,
- ordering the identified search listings into a search result list in accordance with the values of the respective bid amounts for the identified search listings, wherein each search listing is associated with a network location, at least one search term and a modifiable bid amount that is independent of other components of the search listing, the bid amount being associated with at least one of the search term and the network location, the bid amount corresponding to a knowledge money amount that is deducted from an account of a network information provider associated with the network location upon receipt of a retrieval request for the network location, a recovery request event including account identification information corresponding to the network information provider, to permit maintenance of accurate account debit records, wherein the account database comprises
- at least one account record for each of a plurality of network information providers,
- a zero balance; and a unique account identifier, the account record including at least one search listing having a search term and a bid amount.
Created on 2014-10-02 - Published on 2014-10-02 - Permanent URL: https://cloem.com... Publisher: anonymous
5. A method of generating a key search result list substantially in real time in response to a search request from a searcher using a computer network, comprising:
- maintaining,
- receiving a retrieval request from the searcher to retrieve information associated with a search listing in the search result list; and recording, the database a database including
- a plurality of search listings,
- receiving a search request from the searcher,
- identifying the search listings having search terms generating a match the search request,
- ordering the identified search listings into a search result list in accordance with the values of the respective bid amounts for the identified search listings, wherein
- each search listing is associated with a network location, at least one search term and a modifiable bid amount that is independent of other components of the search listing, the bid amount being associated with at least one of the search term and the network location, the bid amount corresponding to a knowledge money amount that is deducted from an account of a network information provider associated with the network location upon receipt of a retrieval request for the network location,
- the search listings in the account record are organized into at least one subaccount within the account record, a recovery request event including account identification information corresponding to the network information provider, to permit maintenance of accurate account debit records, wherein the account database comprises
- at least one account record for each of a plurality of network information providers,
- a zero balance; and a unique account identifier, the account record including at least one search listing having a search term and a bid amount.
Created on 2014-10-02 - Published on 2014-10-02 - Permanent URL: https://cloem.com... Publisher: anonymous
6. A method of generating a key search result list substantially in real time in response to a search request from a searcher using a computer network, comprising:
- maintaining,
- receiving a retrieval request from the searcher to retrieve information associated with a search listing in the search result list; and recording,
- on the search result list search listings having a bid amount of zero, the database a database including
- a plurality of search listings,
- receiving a search request from the searcher,
- identifying the search listings having search terms generating a match the search request,
- ordering the identified search listings into a search result list in accordance with the values of the respective bid amounts for the identified search listings, wherein each search listing is associated with a network location, at least one search term and a modifiable bid amount that is independent of other components of the search listing, the bid amount being associated with at least one of the search term and the network location, the bid amount corresponding to a knowledge money amount that is deducted from an account of a network information provider associated with the network location upon receipt of a retrieval request for the network location, a recovery request event including account identification information corresponding to the network information provider, to permit maintenance of accurate account debit records, wherein the account database comprises
- at least one account record for each of a plurality of network information providers,
- a zero balance; and a unique account identifier, the account record including at least one search listing having a search term and a bid amount.
Created on 2014-10-02 - Published on 2014-10-02 - Permanent URL: https://cloem.com... Publisher: anonymous
7. A method of generating a key search result list substantially in real time in response to a search request from a searcher using a computer network, comprising:
- maintaining,
- receiving a retrieval request from the searcher to retrieve information associated with a search listing in the search result list; and recording, the database a database including
- a plurality of search listings,
- receiving a search request from the searcher,
- identifying the search listings having search terms generating a match the search request,
- ordering the identified search listings into a search result list in accordance with the values of the respective bid amounts for the identified search listings, wherein each search listing is associated with a network location, at least one search term and a modifiable bid amount that is independent of other components of the search listing, the bid amount being associated with at least one of the search term and the network location, the bid amount corresponding to a knowledge money amount that is deducted from an account of a network information provider associated with the network location upon receipt of a retrieval request for the network location, a recovery request event including account identification information corresponding to the network information provider, to permit maintenance of accurate account debit records, wherein the account database comprises
- at least one account record for each of a plurality of network information providers,
- a zero balance; and a unique account identifier, the account record including at least one search listing having a search term and a bid amount, wherein the retrieval request event comprises the search term and the bid amount of the search listing, and an account identifier associated with the search listing.
Created on 2014-10-02 - Published on 2014-10-02 - Permanent URL: https://cloem.com... Publisher: anonymous
8. A method of generating a key search result list substantially in real time in response to a search request from a searcher using a computer network, comprising:
- maintaining,
- receiving a retrieval request from the searcher to retrieve information associated with a search listing in the search result list; and recording, the database a database including
- a plurality of search listings,
- receiving a search request from the searcher,
- identifying the search listings having search terms generating a match the search request,
- ordering the identified search listings into a search result list in accordance with the values of the respective bid amounts for the identified search listings, wherein
- each search listing is associated with a network location, at least one search term and a modifiable bid amount that is independent of other components of the search listing, the bid amount being associated with at least one of the search term and the network location, the bid amount corresponding to a knowledge money amount that is deducted from an account of a network information provider associated with the network location upon receipt of a retrieval request for the network location,
- a rank value, a recovery reque account identification information corresponding to the network information provider, to permit maintenance of accurate account debit records, wherein the account database comprises
- at least one account record for each of a plurality of network information providers,
- a zero balance; and a unique account identifier, the account record including at least one search listing having a search term and a bid amount, wherein the retrieval request event comprises the search term and the bid amount of the search listing, and an account identifier associated with the search listing.
Created on 2014-10-02 - Published on 2014-10-02 - Permanent URL: https://cloem.com... Publisher: anonymous
9. A method of generating a key search result list substantially in real time in response to a search request from a searcher using a computer network, comprising:
- maintaining,
- receiving a retrieval request from the searcher to retrieve information associated with a search listing in the search result list; and recording, the database a database including
- a plurality of search listings,
- receiving a search request from the searcher,
- identifying the search listings having search terms generating a match the search request,
- ordering the identified search listings into a search result list in accordance with the values of the respective bid amounts for the identified search listings, wherein
- each search listing is associated with a network location, at least one search term and a modifiable bid amount that is independent of other components of the search listing, the bid amount being associated with at least one of the search term and the network location, the bid amount corresponding to a knowledge money amount that is deducted from an account of a network information provider associated with the network location upon receipt of a retrieval request for the network location,
- the retrieval request event is linked to the account record having an account identifier that corresponds to the account identifier listed on the retrieval request event, a recovery request event including account identification information corresponding to the network information provider, to permit maintenance of accurate account debit records, wherein the account database comprises
- at least one account record for each of a plurality of network information providers,
- a zero balance; and a unique account identifier, the account record including at least one search listing having a search term and a bid amount, wherein the retrieval request event comprises the search term and the bid amount of the search listing, and an account identifier associated with the search listing.
Created on 2014-10-02 - Published on 2014-10-02 - Permanent URL: https://cloem.com... Publisher: anonymous
10. A method of generating a key search result list substantially in real time in response to a search request from a searcher using a computer network, comprising:
- maintaining,
- receiving a retrieval request from the searcher to retrieve information associated with a search listing in the search result list; and recording, the database a database including
- a plurality of search listings,
- receiving a search request from the searcher,
- identifying the search listings having search terms generating a match the search request,
- ordering the identified search listings into a search result list in accordance with the values of the respective bid amounts for the identified search listings, wherein
- each search listing is associated with a network location, at least one search term and a modifiable bid amount that is independent of other components of the search listing, the bid amount being associated with at least one of the search term and the network location, the bid amount corresponding to a knowledge money amount that is deducted from an account of a network information provider associated with the network location upon receipt of a retrieval request for the network location,
- the retrieval request event is linked to the account record having an account identifier that corresponds to the account identifier listed on the retrieval request event,
- the bid amount of the retrieval request event is charged to the account balance of the account record having an account identifier that matches the account identifier of the retrieval request event, a recovery request event including account identification information corresponding to the network information provider, to permit maintenance of accurate account debit records, wherein the account database comprises
- at least one account record for each of a plurality of network information providers,
- a zero balance; and a unique account identifier, the account record including at least one search listing having a search term and a bid amount, wherein the retrieval request event comprises the search term and the bid amount of the search listing, and an account identifier associated with the search listing.
Created on 2014-10-02 - Published on 2014-10-02 - Permanent URL: https://cloem.com... Publisher: anonymous

Vocabulary

key
knowledge
recovery
zero

Structure

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