This prior art search report presents the mappings of the various elements of claim 32 of US RE45,543 (’543 Patent), titled “Method and apparatus for selectively sharing and passively tracking communication device experiences”, from assignee Ikorongo Texas LLC. The ‘543 Patent, published on 2 June 2015, is a Reissue Patent of U.S. Patent No. 7,080,139.
This patent discloses a method for “passively tracking and selectively sharing user experiences with communication devices, including computers, web-enabled telephones, and PDAs”. The location of a user can be shared through authorized members of a messaging buddy list and also allow a user to identify if a member of the messaging buddy list has also visited the same location as the user.
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