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8751471 Device, system, method and computer readable medium for information processing  
There is provided an information processing system comprising a device and a terminal. The device comprises a recording unit to record telephone communication; a voice obtaining unit to obtain...
8751454 Virtual defragmentation in a deduplication vault  
Virtual defragmentation in a deduplication vault. In one example embodiment, a method of virtual defragmentation in a deduplication vault includes a virtual defragmentation phase. The virtual...
8751240 Apparatus and method for forming search engine queries based on spoken utterances  
A combination and a method are provided. Automatic speech recognition is performed on a received utterance. A meaning of the utterance is determined based, at least in part, on the recognized...
8751473 Auto-refinement of search results based on monitored search activities of users  
A tracking system passively tracks and records searches conducted by actual search engine users. The recorded data for each search event preferably includes the search query submitted, the search...
8745091 Electronic document classification  
An electronic document classification system disclosed herein classifies electronic documents. The classification of the documents may involve analyzing the document and the information attached to...
8744837 Question type and domain identifying apparatus and method  
A question type and domain identifying apparatus includes: a question type identifier for recognizing the number of words of a user's question to identify whether the user's question is a query for...
8745081 Personalization of news articles based on news sources  
News search and browse experience is personalized based on user preferences. User attributes like a geographic location are obtained and news sources preferred by other users with attributes...
8745226 Customization of content and advertisements in publications  
A method includes receiving personalized content from a plurality of content sources. The personalized content is based on user input. The method further includes receiving a personalized...
8745021 Transformation of complex data source result sets to normalized sets for manipulation and presentation  
An enterprise business intelligence system includes a data access service. In one example, a method comprises receiving, with a data access service, a query and a report specification from an...
8745232 System and method to dynamically allocate electronic mailboxes  
Systems and methods for balancing electronic mailboxes among databases communicatively coupled to an information handling system are disclosed. A method may include comparing an actual utilization...
8744839 Recognition of target words using designated characteristic values  
Target word recognition includes: obtaining a candidate word set and corresponding characteristic computation data, the candidate word set comprising text data, and characteristic computation data...
8744883 System and method for labeling a content item based on a posterior probability distribution  
The present invention is directed towards systems and methods for the classification or scoring of content items. The method according to one embodiment comprises providing at least one labeled...
8745088 System and method of performing risk analysis using a portal  
In one embodiment the present invention includes a system and method of performing risk analysis on a portal. In one embodiment, risk analysis software sends requests for user information and user...
8745020 Analysis and reporting of collected search activity data over multiple search engines  
A tracking system passively tracks and records searches conducted by actual search engine users. The recorded data for each search event preferably includes the search query submitted, the search...
8745022 Full text search based on interwoven string tokens  
A method and system for full text search (FTS) using a navigation system is disclosed. The FTS system generates interwoven data tokens for documents that are stored in a database. An interwoven...
8738598 Checkpointing iterators during search  
Tools and techniques are described herein for checkpointing iterators during search. These tools may provide methods that include instantiating iterators in response to a search request. The...
8739032 Method and system for document presentation and analysis  
A document analysis system receives multiple concepts along with multiple reference documents and generates sensory indicators that assist a researcher in assessing the relevance of each of the...
8738660 Method and system for multilevel creation of consolidated dynamic playlist and utilization thereof  
A method and system that includes an aggregation of clients' playlists, separate item names, and a systems own playlists that are converted to request lists. A consolidated dynamic playlist is...
8738600 String searches in a computer database  
A query optimizer improves string searches in a computer database that sequentially search for a string in a database record. The query optimizer optimizes the query to search records of a database...
8738594 Method and system of interacting with a server, and method and system for generating and presenting search results  
Method of generating search results for a search engine which allows users to provide feedback to the search engine. Historical data for all searches performed are kept by the search engine which...
8738357 Encoding and adaptive, scalable accessing of distributed models  
Systems, methods, and apparatus for accessing distributed models in automated machine processing, including using large language models in machine translation, speech recognition and other...
8738596 Refining search results  
A computer-implemented method for processing query information includes receiving data representative of a search query from a user search session. The method also includes identifying a plurality...
8738595 Location based full text search  
A method and system for a location based full text search is disclosed. The system generates interwoven bit vectors for documents that are stored in a database. The system may determine a location...
8738602 Determining relevance scores for locations  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for determining relevance scores for locations. In one aspect, a method includes storing a...
8738597 Interleaving search results  
Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for interleaving search results. A method includes presenting multiple first search results received from a first search engine. The...
8738601 String searches in a computer database  
A query optimizer improves string searches in a computer database that sequentially search for a string in a database record. The query optimizer optimizes the query to search records of a database...
8738599 Purchase handoff in a travel search engine  
A method and apparatus are provided for a dynamic information connection engine. User actions are detected on at least one client system. In response, a determination is made whether the user is...
8732696 Analytic application model and marketplace  
One embodiment of the invention is a technique to create and provide an analytic marketplace. A single file definition is created for a plurality of applications and sub-components of a complete...
8732591 Annotations of objects in multi-dimensional virtual environments  
A computer-implemented method of enabling participation by a first client and a second client in a communication session in a multi-dimensional virtual environment, the multi-dimensional virtual...
8732127 Method and system for managing versioned structured documents in a database  
A method for processing a query for a versioned structured document includes providing vNodes representing objects of at least one version of a structured document. Each vNode includes versioning...
8732150 Methods and apparatus for suppressing network feed activities using an information feed in an on-demand database service environment  
Disclosed are systems, apparatus, methods, and computer readable media for suppressing network feed activities using an information feed in an on-demand database service environment. In one...
8732182 System and method for launching a resource in a network  
The disclosure provides a system and method for a client connected to a server to a resource in a network. For the system a virtual machine module is provided to access a library and to create...
8732153 Identifying related queries  
A method includes receiving search queries. Images are generated that represent the volume of each search query relative to all search queries over a period of time. The images are processed to...
8732165 Automatic determination of whether a document includes an image gallery  
Image galleries are automatically located within documents, such as web pages. Documents that are determined to contain image galleries may be treated differently when storing the document for...
8732151 Enhanced query rewriting through statistical machine translation  
Systems, methods, and computer media for identifying query rewriting replacement terms are provided. A list of related string pairs each comprising a first string and second string is received. The...
8732152 Search engine for a video recorder  
The present invention is directed to a search engine for a video recorder. One embodiment of the present invention operates in an environment that includes one or more set-top boxes connected to or...
8725750 Framework for generating programs to process beacons  
A method receives a specification for processing beacons. The beacons are associated with an event occurring at a client while a user is interacting with a web application and include unstructured...
8725712 Context based media content presentation  
The invention allows location and other context based presentation of media content while capturing new content with a mobile device. First media content is captured with the mobile device located...
8725715 Enhanced content and searching features provided by a linked-to website  
Methods and systems are disclosed that allow a linked-to web page to be provided using information about a linked-from web page. The linked-to web page, for example, may be provided with enhanced...
8725710 Ranking of records in a relational database  
A method for generating a probabilistic relational database based on a previous relational database, wherein the probability estimation is carried out within the relational paradigm. The method may...
8725770 Secure search performance improvement  
A flexible and extensible architecture allows for secure searching across an enterprise. Such an architecture can provide a simple Internet-like search experience to users searching secure content...
8725711 Systems and methods for information categorization  
This invention relates to a computer-based method and system for facilitating the classification of information items. Information items are searched for references to entities of interest, and...
8725713 String searches in a computer database  
An apparatus and method for a query optimizer improves string searches in a computer database that sequentially search for a string in a database record. The query optimizer optimizes the query to...
8725714 Private information requests and information management  
Information management techniques for performing private information request are provided. Original information request entered on a personal computing device are obscured by a camouflaging engine....
8725493 Natural language parsing method to provide conceptual flow  
A method for parsing the flow of natural human language to convert a flow of machine recognizable language into a conceptual flow includes, first, recognizing the lexical structure and then, a...
8719244 Methods and systems for retrieval of information items and associated sentence fragments  
Methods and systems for retrieval of information items and associated sentence fragments are described. One method described comprises identifying at least a first entry in an index relevant to a...
8719248 Semantic-based search engine for content  
A method storing information that indicates similarity between contents based on content metadata associated with each content, wherein a degree of similarity between contents is based on a...
8719247 Intelligent augmentation of media content  
Embodiments of the present disclosure include methods (and corresponding systems and computer program products) that augment visual elements in documents with rich media content and provide the...
8719245 Query templates with functional template blocks  
A computer program product and method of visual cues is provided through the use of query templates with functional template blocks to assist in building queries by giving visual cues about valid...
8719005 Method and apparatus for using directed reasoning to respond to natural language queries  
A method and apparatus are presented for using directed reasoning to provide natural language responses to questions and commands in natural language. The directed reasoning process uses concepts...