Patent Number: 8,577,877

Title: Apparatus and method for searching among and presenting information associated with geographical position data

Abstract: Example embodiments relate to an apparatus for searching and presenting information associated with geographical position data. The apparatus includes an input device including a user interface. The user interface includes at least a first input text box configured to receive a first text item, wherein said first text item is a general search text item, at least a second input text box configured to receive a second text item, wherein said second text item is a geographical position text item, and a user actuation input device. The apparatus further includes a database selection engine and a database search engine configured to perform a database search based on said at least first and second text input, and an output device configured to present information associated with geographical position data based upon data retrieved from a database selection engine or a database search engine.

Inventors: Bengtsson; Stefan (Furulund, SE)

Assignee: Vodafone IP Licensing Limited

International Classification: G06F 17/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017