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8244751 Information processing apparatus and presenting method of related items  
The present invention provides an information processing apparatus including: a first similarity degree calculating section for calculating the degree of similarity between a predetermined item...
8244750 Related search queries for a webpage and their applications  
An inversion of the basic format of searching is provided herein. Instead of receiving a search query and providing web page results, a search engine receives a web page identifier as search input...
8239366 Method and apparatus for processing spoken search queries  
Some embodiments relate to a method of performing a search for content on the Internet, in which a user may speak a search query and speech recognition may be performed on the spoken query to...
8234293 Autocompleting with queries to a database  
An autocomplete method and system provides suggested completions for partial data entries based upon predefined coordinates, operands and/or commands. In one embodiment, the partial data entry may...
8229927 Apparatus, system, and method for information search  
A search option input by a user is obtained through a user interface and a search term is determined based on the search option. A document database is searched to obtain a document that matches...
8229948 Context-based search query visualization and search query context management using neural networks  
A system, method and computer program product for visualization of context-based search results, including a plurality of neurons, the neurons being associated with words and documents; a...
8230467 Media asset management system for managing video segments from an aerial sensor platform and associated method  
A method for managing video segments from an aerial sensor platform using a media asset management system includes collecting the video segments from the aerial sensor platform, associating...
8229734 Semantic decoding of user queries  
An intelligent query system for processing voiced-based queries is disclosed, which uses semantic based processing to identify the question posed by the user by understanding the meaning of the...
8229951 Method and system for enabling users searching for common subject matter on a computer network to communicate with one another  
Users searching for common subject matter on a computer network are identified and enabled to communicate with one another, such as by engaging in an on-line chat. The users' search queries are...
8219516 Interactive intelligent searching with executable suggestions  
A method, system, and computer program product for interactive searching with executable suggestions provides a search engine and data management technology that determine what a user is looking...
8219577 Apparatus and method product for presenting recommended information  
A recommended information presentation apparatus, including a display unit which displays text data, an extraction unit which extracts keyword candidates from the text data, a storage unit which...
8214362 Intelligent identification of form field elements  
A system and method may assist in accurately inserting user data into a form document. An attribute may be received from a user, where the attribute is associated with an attribute name. A...
8209347 Generating query suggestions using contextual information  
A search engine receives a query from an end-user. The search engine executes the query on a content database and identifies a set of matching content. The search engine utilizes the matching...
8209323 Methods and apparatuses for dynamically searching for electronic mail messages  
In one embodiment, an original search input entered is detected. A plurality of stored terms in a record are detected. The original search input is modified to remove an excluded term from the...
8204897 Interactive search querying  
The subject matter of this specification can be implemented in, among other things, a computer-implemented method including receiving from a user a portion of a query. The method further includes...
8200689 Apparatus, method and computer program for content recommendation and recording medium  
A base/inversion component extractor calculates an occupancy rate of each component of a vector of user preference information obtained from information stored on a user preference database, and...
8200688 Method and system for facilitating information searching on electronic devices  
A method and system for facilitating information searching for a user of an electronic device is provided. Facilitating searches involves obtaining information about the user interests,...
8200687 System to generate related search queries  
System and methods are described to provide new recommendations to a search interface to assist users in navigating toward new searches that are likely to generate results aligned with the user's...
8195684 Technique for effectively collecting and analyzing data in providing information assistance services  
In an information/call center where calls are received, requesting information concerning entities, goods and services, directions to a given destination, etc., data is collected in processing...
8190628 Phrase generation  
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...
8190627 Machine assisted query formulation  
Architecture for completing search queries by using artificial intelligence based schemes to infer search intentions of users. Partial queries are completed dynamically in real time. Additionally,...
8185543 Video image-based querying for video content  
An information retrieval system is provided for processing queries for video content. A server receives a query for video content and returns video articles, as received from broadcast systems or...
8180790 Search macro suggestions relevant to search queries  
Search macros suggestions are provided to refine a user's search. When a search query is received from an end user, one or more search macros are determined to be relevant to the search query. The...
8180759 Spell checking URLs in a resource  
Methods, systems, and computer program products are provided for spell checking URLs in a resource. Embodiments include identifying within a resource a URL, determining whether the URL is valid,...
8176069 Systems and methods for improved web searching  
Systems and methods are provided for improved web searching. In one implementation, suggested search queries are provided based on previous search queries and click data. A weighted bi-partite...
8176032 System and method for automatically publishing data items associated with an event  
Systems and methods are disclosed to automatically publish data items associated with a news event. In one example embodiment, a method comprises monitoring search queries associated with a search...
8171043 Methods for improving the diversity of image search results  
Techniques are described to increase the diversity or focus of image search results. A user submits an original query to search for images. A server generates a first results set by executing the...
8171015 Optimizing, distributing, and tracking online content  
The subject matter described herein relates to systems and techniques for optimizing, distributing, and tracking the use of content online in, for example, Internet search engines and other...
8166060 Location search device, location search method, and computer-readable storage medium storing location search program  
A location search device, in which when one of buttons in a character input portion is repeatedly pressed, a plurality of characters assigned in advance to the one button is displayed in an input...
8156135 Method and system for progressive disclosure of search results  
Method and system for progressive disclosure of search results are disclosed. The method includes receiving a first search query from a user, and presenting a first search result page to the user...
8150823 Private searching on a public search engine  
The present invention provides a search apparatus, method and program using a public search engine, which is capable of acquiring necessary information without allowing confidential information to...
8150868 Using joint communication and search data  
Conventionally, there are communities of individuals who perform Internet searches and communities of individuals who utilized Internet communications. While there is commonly a large amount of...
8145659 Real-time communications enhanced search  
One embodiment disclosed relates to a method of providing a real-time communications enhanced search service. When a search request from a client application, a search is obtained based on the...
8145661 Systems and methods for a home area recommender  
Disclosed herein are a method, system, and computer-readable storage medium with instructions for recommending locations to a user. Preferred criteria may be selected by the user, for example, or...
8145662 Methods and apparatus for generating a data dictionary  
There is provided a method and system generate a data dictionary for searching data items stored in an information resource. In one embodiment, the system generates a list of synonyms for keywords...
8140561 Service recommendation system and service recommendation method  
A service recommendation system and a service recommendation method capable of improving the probability of the estimation of a user task and recommending a service depending on a user task can be...
8140559 Knowledge correlation search engine  
An improved search engine creates correlations linking terms from inputs provided by a user to selected target terms. The correlation search process receives pre-processed inputs from a user...
8140562 Method and system for displaying real time trends  
Displaying an information product that includes exceptional search queries to a user can include receiving search queries, measuring the frequencies of search queries received, determining the...
8135729 Incremental query refinement  
A method of incrementally refining queries and updating query result lists without requiring a user to provide an explicit indicator of query submission. In the method, one or more query related...
8132118 Intelligent default selection in an on-screen keyboard  
Systems and methods are described for intelligent default selection of characters to be entered via an on-screen keyboard. Based on one to several criteria, a character most likely to be selected...
8131731 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...
8122046 Method and apparatus for query rewrite with auxiliary attributes in query processing operations  
Methods and apparatus are provided for rewriting queries during a database query processing operation to include auxiliary attributes not included in the original query, thus improving processing...
8122048 Context sensitive term expansion with dynamic term expansion  
Methods, articles of manufacture and systems for searching collections of data using context sensitive expanded term searching using dynamic term expansion are provided. The collection of data may...
8122011 Identifying sibling queries  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, in which one or more search query suggestions can be identified based upon the intersection of predicate search groups. A...
8117223 Integrating external related phrase information into a phrase-based indexing information retrieval system  
An information retrieval system uses phrases to index, retrieve, organize and describe documents, analyzing documents and storing the results of the analysis as phrase data. Phrases are identified...
8117185 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...
8112437 Automatically maintaining an address book  
Techniques are disclosed for automatically generating and maintaining personal data, such as an address book, a financial portfolio, a discussion groups or blogs book, or other types of personal...
8090738 Multi-modal search wildcards  
A multi-modal search system (and corresponding methodology) that employs wildcards is provided. Wildcards can be employed in the search query either initiated by the user or inferred by the...
8090705 Method and apparatus for processing electronically stored information for electronic discovery  
Method and apparatus for processing electronically stored information (ESI) for electronic discovery are described. In some examples, an electronic analysis of documents in the ESI indicated as...
8086620 Inference of query relationships  
Various example embodiments are provided for inferring relationships between queries. In an example, queries are related based on the identification of common terms between the queries. Another...

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