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8583674 Media item recommendation  
Recommending a media item may include, for example, a statistical model of media consumption is applied to media session consumption data from a community of users to infer parameters of the...
8577913 Generating midstring query refinements  
A system and method is provided for providing query suggestions, particularly midstring query completions for an original query being edited or hovered over. An original query is received from a...
8566340 Provision of query suggestions independent of query logs  
Described herein are various technologies pertaining to provision of query suggestions to a user independent of a query log. Key phrases are automatically identified in documents of a document...
8566339 Mining product recommendation from query reformulations  
In various example embodiments, systems and methods to mine product recommendations from query reformulation is provided. In example embodiments, a search query is mapped to a particular product....
8560562 Predictive query suggestion caching  
Methods, systems, an apparatus, and computer program products, for pre-caching query suggestions. In one aspect, a method includes receiving from a client device a request for a search resource;...
8560561 Location aware search page elements  
User locality information can be used to improve various aspects of search results pages. Queries can be suggested based on the user location while excluding common query suggestions that involve...
8554783 Computer object tagging  
Methods for classifying computer objects. The methods may comprise receiving a tag for a first computer object. The tag may comprise at least two nested categories describing the first computer...
8543516 Methods and systems for selecting and presenting content on a first system based on user preferences learned on a second system  
A method of selecting and presenting content on a first system based on user preferences learned on a second system is provided. The method includes receiving a user's input for identifying items...
8538978 Presenting a search suggestion with a social comments icon  
Disclosed is a method of presenting a search suggestion to a user. The method includes receiving a portion of a search query from the user. Responsive to receiving the portion of the search query,...
8538979 Generating phrase candidates from text string entries  
Aspects directed to phrase generation are provided. A method is provided that includes identifying a plurality of phrase candidates from a plurality of text string entries in a corpus. For each...
8533186 Method and device for storing and accessing retail contacts  
A method and device for storing and accessing retail contacts. The retail contact data includes retail contact information detailing a plurality of retail contacts, keywords, and a plurality of...
8533221 Provision of targeted content  
Methods of providing services using a web marketing platform are described. The web marketing platform acts as a proxy associated with a host company and can intercept traffic passing to and from...
8533176 Business application search  
A method of searching data on a computer system includes accepting a search query, searching multiple applications on the computer system for data related to the search query wherein the data can...
8527506 Media discovery and playlist generation  
A computer implemented method and system that generates a video playlist having recommended videos based on a user query object is disclosed. A user query object is used to search for a number of...
8527533 Keyword suggestion system for a computer network search engine  
A system and method for enabling information providers using a computer network such as the Internet to influence a position for a search listing within a search result list generated by an...
8521688 Ranking providers for advertising leads  
Systems and methods for provider ranking. Provider ranking systems can identify relevant providers for requests received from users for a product or service offering, and can rank the providers...
8521661 Suggesting connections to a user based on an expected value of the suggestion to the social networking system  
To suggest new connections to a user of a social networking system, the system generates a set of candidate users to whom the user has not already formed a connection. The system determines the...
8515984 Extensible search term suggestion engine  
A search term suggestion engine of a computing device receives characters of user data as the characters are input. The user data is at least part of a search term to be provided to one of...
8515985 Search query suggestions  
In one implementation, a method is described for identifying candidate query refinements for a given query from past queries submitted by one or more users. The method includes generating from the...
8515931 Techniques for search optimization  
Techniques for optimizing a search are disclosed. In one embodiment, a method for optimizing search on a Web site comprises: retrieving first search results corresponding to a first search request...
8510313 Relevancy sorting of user's browser history  
Various embodiments provide a Web browser that employs a relevancy algorithm to make an educated guess as to the likelihood of a user's intended destination when the user begins to enter text into...
8504583 Multi-domain recommendations  
Methods, computer systems, and computer-readable storage media for generating and presenting multi-domain recommendations to a user viewing a Web page are provided. A topic-of-interest is...
8498992 Item selecting apparatus and method, and computer program  
A favorite item set making section makes a favorite item set. A first rate calculating section calculates, with respect to a first set of items, a first rate of the number of items satisfying...
8499032 System and method for compiling a set of domain names to recover  
In one embodiment, the present invention relates to a method and system that receives a seed term, obtains a corpus of candidate terms, where each candidate term comprises the seed term or...
8499001 Systems and methods for index selection in collections of data  
Systems and methods are disclosed that utilize a genetic algorithm to search for an index configuration for a collection of data such as, e.g., a database. Genetic algorithms can include...
8499000 System and method for floating index navigation  
System and method for implementing a floating index navigation tool are described. In one embodiment, the method includes, in response to a user's updating a search term, building first and second...
8498999 Topic relevant abbreviations  
Delivering a search result is disclosed. A query is received. A term in the query that is a first portion of an abbreviation pair is identified. A second portion of the abbreviation pair is...
8495081 Method, system and computer program product for federating tags across multiple systems  
A method, system, and computer program product for federating tags across multiple web-based systems in order to provide an improved tag management system which allows users of a community to...
8489573 Search engine  
A search engine for generating an improved search query, the engine comprising: input means for receiving a search request, the search request comprising N search terms; processing means arranged...
8489603 Automatic item categorizer  
A categorization service is described that automatically categorizes items of interest to a user. The user may possess an item that they wish to offer for sale using the network-based service. The...
8489628 Phrase-based detection of duplicate documents in an information retrieval system  
An information retrieval system uses phrases to index, retrieve, organize and describe documents. Phrases are identified that predict the presence of other phrases in documents. Documents are the...
8478774 Information processing apparatus  
An information processing apparatus which includes a first reception module configured to acquire first information of a character string selected through an input module from character strings...
8473507 Tokenized search suggestions  
Embodiments of tokenized search suggestions include generating, by at least one suggestion engine executing on a data processing system, first suggestions based on first text input in a text input...
8468164 Personalized recommendations based on related users  
This disclosure describes systems and associated processes for generating recommendations for users based on usage, among other things. These systems and processes are described in the context of...
8463807 Augmented search suggest  
A system includes reception of a partial query from a user, querying of a data source with the partial query to identify terms within the data source including the partial query, storage of the...
8463806 Methods and systems for creating and using an adaptive thesaurus  
Methods and systems are provided for creating an adaptive thesaurus. A term pair including an index term and an expansion term is received. A recall gain, an expansion independence, and a semantic...
8458204 System and method for customized file comparison  
A method and related data processing system and computer readable medium. A method includes receiving, in a data processing system, a first file and a second file, and receiving comparison rules....
8452797 Personalized recommendations based on item usage  
This disclosure describes systems and associated processes for generating recommendations for users based on usage, among other things. These systems and processes are described in the context of...
8452793 Query refinement based on user selections  
To adapt search results to a user's needs, the search results display is modified based on the user's selections within the search results. Based on the user selections within the search results,...
8452792 De-focusing over big data for extraction of unknown value  
Techniques for defocusing queries over big datasets and dynamic datasets are provided to broaden search results and incorporate all potentially relevant data and avoid overly narrowing queries. An...
8452795 Generating query suggestions using class-instance relationships  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage media, for generating query suggestions. In one aspect, a method includes receiving candidate text queries...
8452796 Image processing apparatus, image processing method, image forming apparatus and recording medium  
A search site on a network performs information search by a keyword. When a Web page is selected among those detected by the information search, the keyword, a text in the selected Web page and...
8452794 Visual and textual query suggestion  
Techniques described herein enable better understanding of the intent of a user that submits a particular search query. These techniques receive a search request for images associated with a...
8447775 Database query user interface to assist in efficient and accurate query construction  
A database query user interface combines the user convenience of simple text searching with the expressive refinements of powerful query language. The database query user interface includes a...
8438142 Suggesting and refining user input based on original user input  
Systems and methods to generate modified/refined user inputs based on the original user input, such as a search query, are disclosed. The method may be implemented for Roman-based and/or non-Roman...
8433719 Accelerating find in page queries within a web browser  
Techniques for extending the functionality of a search field within a web browser to include a user-selectable accelerator option to invoke a find in page feature of the web browser are provided....
8423540 Related information presentation system, related information presentation method, and information storage medium  
In order to give a presentation of related information that unexpected a user, while maintaining some relevance to certain information, a method includes: a link information application step of...
8417692 Generalized edit distance for queries  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for determining a generalized edit distance for queries. In one aspect, a method includes...
8417718 Generating word completions based on shared suffix analysis  
A technology is described herein for identifying suggested query completions for a partial query based upon unique queries which have suffixes similar to the suffix of the partial query, but have...
8412726 Related links recommendation  
The related links recommendation technique described herein employs combined collaborative filtering to recommend related web pages to users. The technique creates multiple collaborative filters...

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