Patent Number: 7,788,128

Title: System and method for provision of information services

Abstract: A system for generating rewards for information rendered by an information provider to a user. The system includes a receiving element to receive an information request from the user and identification elements to identify the user. The system also includes a delivery element for delivery of the information requested by the user from a service provider and a voluntary reward element for allowing the user to provide a reward to the service provider. A value determination element provides a system of value for the user based upon the reward provided by the user.

Inventors: Robinson; Andrew (Auckland, NZ), Chen; Tingfu (Hamilton, NZ), Talla; Surendranath (Atlanta, GA), Robinson; Mallika Talla (Auckland, NZ)

Assignee: Ask Agent Limited

International Classification: G06Q 30/00 (20060101); G06F 7/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/31/12018