|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||G06F-017/30 G07F-009/02 G06Q-030/02|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 1 인용 특허 : 348|
A system and method of searching for physical media articles available from article dispensing machines within a geographic proximity is provided. Searching may include matching keywords in search criteria or using predefined search criteria for browsing of static or dynamic listings of media content. The method includes receiving a search request including search criteria, and searching the metadata database for a physical media article matching the search criteria. The method also includes determining the availability of the matching media article at a...
1. A method of searching for media content using a metadata database in communication with a processor, the metadata database comprising metadata identifying media content available at a plurality of article dispensing machines, the method comprising: receiving a search request from a user operated device that includes a search criteria, the search criteria identifying one or more attributes for a requested media content, wherein the user operated device is not included in the plurality of article dispensing machines;receiving device identifying informat...