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Patent Application: US 20120030046 A1
Title: Buying and Selling Portions of a Composite good in an Electronic Marketplace
Priority Date: Seeking public disclosure of Prior Art prior to Jul 27, 2010
System and Method for Buying and Selling Portions of a Composite good in an Electronic Marketplace - Described herein is an improved system and method for buying and selling portions of a composite good in an electronic marketplace. One method and system comprise communicating to a buyer a first good post associated with a seller, and communicating to a seller a “want to buy” post from the buyer, wherein the “want to buy” post is for a second good different from, but associated with, the first good. Another system and method comprise displaying online a want to buy post from a buyer, for a first good, and communicating to a buyer a seller offer for a second good, associated with the first good.
A method for buying and selling a portion of a composite good in an electronic marketplace comprising:
providing an application operable by a buyer and a seller over a network;
receiving a want-to-sell post for a composite good by said seller using said application over said network;
writing said want-to-sell post to a first memory space accessible to buyer over said network;
receiving a want-to-buy post for a portion of said composite good by said buyer using said application over said network; and
writing said want-to-buy post to a second memory space accessible to said seller over said network.
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