Match Document Document Title
7945552 System of effectively searching text for keyword, and method thereof  
A system of the present invention stores: a first index which designates lists of keywords contained in texts from identifications of the respective texts; a second index which designates lists of...
7945575 Method of transforming queries based upon E/R schema into multi-dimensional expression queries  
A method of transforming queries based upon an entity/relationship schema into multi-dimensional expression queries is provided. The method comprises matching an object referenced in an...
7937384 Software and method for performing database operations  
Elements of one or more database manipulation language (DML) commands strings are stored in tables, read from those tables and DML commands are generated. Storing these command elements in tables...
7937402 Natural language based location query system, keyword based location query system and a natural language and keyword based location query system  
A natural language based location query system and a method thereof. The system comprises a receiving device which receives a request for natural language query from a user terminal; an access...
7930282 Document clustering based on cohesive terms  
A method and a storage medium, that includes instructions for causing a computer to implement the method, for document categorization is presented. The method includes identifying terms occurring...
7925604 Adaptive greedy method for ordering intersecting of a group of lists into a left-deep AND-tree  
The embodiments of the invention provide a method of ordering an intersecting of a group of lists into a left-deep AND-tree. The method begins by performing a first selecting process including...
7917526 Group-By result size estimation  
A method and system for accurately estimating a result size of a Group-By operation in a relational database. The estimate utilizes the probability of union of the columns involved in the...
7917489 Implicit name searching  
Techniques and tools described herein provide mechanisms for displaying information that is contextually related to a search query. Using these techniques and tools, a user can lookup and discover...
7913241 Techniques of optimizing XQuery functions using actual argument type information  
A method for optimizing functions is described. A query including an invocation of a function is received. A function declaration indicates that the function is associated with a first set of...
7912864 Retrieving collected data mapped to a base dictionary  
A method includes defining a plurality of terms for use in conjunction with a study where the terms are stored according to a series of relations and the relations corresponding to the terms...
7908288 Method and system for research using computer based simultaneous comparison and contrasting of a multiplicity of subjects having specific attributes within specific contexts  
A method and system for an internet-based online research solution through the comparison and contrasting of a potentially infinite number of subjects having defined attributes within predefined...
7899811 Boosting throughput of a computer file server  
A software layer for boosting the throughput of a computer file server by reducing the number of required mechanical accesses to the physical storage is provided. The throughput boost is achieved...
7882102 Nearest-neighbor geographic search  
Disclosed herein is a method and apparatus for use in searching a geographic database to retrieve geographic objects one cell from a neighborhood of cells at a time. A cell neighborhood can be...
7882124 Expanding a query to include terms associated through visual content  
A method for expanding a query to include additional terms associated through visual content is provided. A bipartite graph is constructed based on a database of visual content and associated...
7877402 Method and system for providing network search results based in part on a user's financial data  
A method and system for providing relevant search results using financial data includes a process for providing relevant search results using financial data whereby a user's financial transaction...
7870120 Method and system for processing a database query by a proxy server  
A method, system, and computer program product for processing a database query by a proxy server that is adapted to communicate with at least one database server. The database servers are...
7865495 Word deletion for searches  
A searcher can be configured to improve search results through the use of intelligent word deletion. A search auto categorizer (SAC) operates on the original query and returns a list of leaf...
7860877 Reconfigurable query generation system for web browsers  
A reconfigurable web-browser compatible data query system. The invention provides an XML platform enabling web-based forms that query data modeled by data schemas. This platform comprises a...
7860886 Strategy for providing query results based on analysis of user intent  
A strategy is described for responding to a user's query based on a consideration of the user's intent in entering the query. The user's intent, in turn, is determined by examining prior...
7856443 Automatic identification of DVD title using internet technologies and fuzzy matching techniques  
An iterative search technique is used to quickly and accurately locate information in a database, such as one storing information about digital versatile discs (DVDs). First, a presumably unique...
7849092 System and method for identifying similar media objects  
The systems and methods described create a mathematical representation of each of the media objects for which user ratings are known. The mathematical representations take into account the...
7849096 Multiple parameter data media search in a distributed network  
Disclosed is a method and system directed to a management of distributed database data and file access and retrieval by providing a multiple parameter data media search. Conventional models...
7849077 Document ranking with sub-query series  
Systems, methods, media, and other embodiments associated with ranking documents by providing a search engine with a series of sub-queries generated from an original query are described. One...
7840586 Searching and naming items based on metadata  
A user interface may be provided that allows a user to select one or more stored items and display metadata attributes for those items. The user may further specify modifiers for one or more of...
7836067 Method of obtaining electronically-stored financial documents  
A bank maintains a financial document in a first storage system when a record date is later than a pre-selected date and in a second storage system when the record date is earlier than or equal to...
7831609 System and method for searching, formulating, distributing and monitoring usage of predefined internet search queries  
A user interface aids in creation of customized pre-defined queries that can be used for identifying particular search results relevant to a topic. Provision can be made to allow express inclusion...
7822762 Entity-specific search model  
A system that employs an explicitly and/or implicitly trained model in order to return entity-specific computer-based search results is provided. The innovation can provide for a customized search...
7818308 System and method for document section segmentation  
A system and method for facilitating the processing and the use of documents by providing a system for categorizing document section headings under a set of canonical section headings. In the...
7818310 Predisposition modification  
A method and system for predisposition modification are presented in which a set of attributes for selective modification of the attribute profile of an individual are determined to enable the...
7818334 Query dependant link-based ranking using authority scores  
Query dependent ranking uses an authority score. A base set is determined as the union of a result set to a received query, an inlinking-set, and an outlinked-set. The inlinking-set is determined...
7818315 Re-ranking search results based on query log  
A system(s) and/or method(s) that facilitate improving the relevance of search results through utilization of a query log. The relevance of the search results for a target query can be judged...
7814115 Multi-dimensional search results adjustment system  
A search query comprising a plurality of search terms is used to generate a plurality of search results. The search query, in its entirety, is represented by an object in multi-dimensional space....
7809712 Compile-time optimizations of queries with SQL spreadsheet  
Described herein are optimizations and execution strategies for spreadsheet extensions to SQL. The partitioning of data, as specified in a spreadsheet clause, provides a way to parallelize the...
7809745 Method for generating structured query results using lexical clustering  
The present invention provides for the generation of structured query results using lexical clustering which includes collecting one or more search queries and data associated with the one or more...
7810029 Method and system for identifying relationships between text documents and structured variables pertaining to the text documents  
A method and system for interesting relationships in text documents includes generating a dictionary of keywords in the text documents, forming categories of the text documents using the...
7805426 Defining a web crawl space  
Provided are techniques for defining a web crawl space to be crawled. A seed list including one or more seed names is received from a user, wherein each seed name represents a website. In response...
7801909 Apparatus and method for identifying and/or for analyzing potential patent infringement  
An apparatus and method for identifying and/or analyzing potential patent infringement, including a processing device for processing the information regarding the patent, wherein the processing...
7801910 Method and apparatus for timed tagging of media content  
A method and apparatus for timed tagging of content is featured. The method and apparatus can include the steps of, or structure for, obtaining at least one keyword tag associated with discrete...
7797302 Compiling co-associating bioattributes  
A bioinformatics method, software, database and system are presented in which attribute profiles of query-attribute-positive individuals and query-attribute-negative individuals are compared, and...
7797298 Serving cached query results based on a query portion  
The embodiments contemplate a system and method for obtaining related results for a portion of a query and for generating an updated set of queries for a cache of a server. Other queries beginning...
7792854 Query dependent link-based ranking  
Query dependent ranking uses weighted edges in a stochastic approach for link structure analysis (SALSA) technique. Functions describing the weights of edges into and out of a vertex are...
7792811 Intelligent search with guiding info  
Every presence has needs. A need could be consumer electronics, loans, autos, or knowledge, etc. The presence uses search engines to become knowledgeable about the need. The current search engines...
7788247 Characteristic tagging  
Embodiments are provided to enable a user to easily and conveniently assign, share, and/or locate characteristic and other information associated with others. In an embodiment, a user can assign,...
7788276 Predictive stemming for web search with statistical machine translation models  
Techniques for determining when and how to transform words in a query to return the most relevant search results while minimizing computational overhead are provided. A dictionary is generated...
7783658 Multi-entity ontology weighting systems and methods  
Systems and methods are provided for multi-entity ontology weighting. In one implementation, a computer-implemented method is provided for identifying one or more target entities. The method...
7779023 Intelligent internet website with hierarchical menu  
An internet website which presents a hierarchical menu structure to users includes a personalization engine 14 to automatically modify the menu structure for each user at least according to that...
7779024 Using ontological relationships in a computer database  
An apparatus and method use ontological relationships in a query language and a computer database to improve database performance and utility. A set of ontological relationships are stored in the...
7774198 Navigation system for text  
A computer retrieval system includes memory which stores instructions for (1) receiving a user query in a natural language, (2) identifying text strings from an associated knowledge base, each...
7769771 Searching a document using relevance feedback  
When a search request is input, an initial search result that matches the search request is displayed to a user. When a seed document set is selected by the user from the initial search result, an...
7769772 Mixed media reality brokerage network with layout-independent recognition  
A Mixed Media Reality (MMR) system associated techniques are disclosed. The MMR system provides mechanisms for forming a mixed media document that includes media of at least two types (e.g.,...