Patent Number: 7,272,638

Title: Local area information providing system and method using real name

Abstract: Disclosed is a local area information-providing system and method using real names. When an access word provided by an accessing client via a network is a real name, a local area information database is searched using the real name and the client's position information, and various kinds of information on the real name placed within an area corresponding to the client's position information are found and provided to the client. Together with this, an Internet address corresponding to the real name is provided to the client, and accordingly, the client accesses the web page corresponding to the input real name. Hence, the user can access desired web pages using not conventional English domain names but real names, and concurrently receive various kinds of local area information corresponding to the real name. Especially, the user can receive various kinds of local area information of the real names corresponding to predetermined positions without additional position assignment.

Inventors: Lee; Pan-Jung (Seoul, KR), Bae; Jeen-Hyun (Kyungsangbuk-do, KR)

Assignee: Netpia Dot Com Inc.

International Classification: G06F 15/16 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-09-18 0:00:00