4 years ago Domino's launched the "pizza tracker". It has since then said "Patent Pending" on the tracker image. Is this actually patent pending? Any chance they would actually get the patent?
There's very good discussion here: http://www.techdirt.com/articles/20100315/0058408555.shtml - one of the comments:
you might need to search for the USPTO Patent # so you can know the updates on this.