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8086504 Tag suggestions based on item metadata  
Tag suggestions enable a hosting entity such as a website to determine one or more tags to suggest to a user for association with a particular item within an electronic catalog. After this...
8086623 Context-sensitive term expansion with multiple levels of expansion  
Articles of manufacture and systems for searching collections of data using context sensitive expanded term searching are provided. The collection of data may be a relational database, text...
8082264 Automated scheme for identifying user intent in real-time  
An intent guessing system receives partial user queries as they are entered by the user. The partial user queries are compared with different intents derived from previously logged queries....
8073841 Optimizing correlated XML extracts  
Queries that request fields that are contained in the same XML fragments are written to execute them more efficiently.
8073849 Method and system for constructing data tag based on a concept relation network  
A system for constructing data tag based on a concept relation network is disclosed. A tagging module collects input tags from users to create a tag table accordingly. A count of each tag used is...
8065294 Synchronization of web site content between languages  
A system, method and computer readable medium for synchronizing web content is disclosed. The method includes retrieving a first web content in a first language from a web site, the first web...
8060524 History answer for re-finding search results  
A system, method, and medium are provided for providing a personalized answer to a user-defined search query by utilizing the user's search history. A search session is instantiated, and search...
8060523 Search system and method using a plurality of searching criteria  
Disclosed is a search system using a plurality of search references, and a search method thereof. When a search word is provided by a user terminal through a network, search targets to be searched...
8055605 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...
8055673 Friendly search and socially augmented search query assistance layer  
Community search query technology operable to provide users with the means to collaborate on search queries and share their query results with other users in a community is disclosed. The...
8041729 Categorizing queries and expanding keywords with a coreference graph  
A method and apparatus is provided for determining related keywords to narrow a query, and/or for categorizing a query. A keyword graph connects keyword nodes to each other based on degrees of...
8041723 Systems and methods for identifying premium content items in a result set  
The present invention is directed towards systems and methods for identifying premium content items (such as video content items) that are responsive to a query. According to one embodiment, a...
8037070 Background contextual conversational search  
A method of generating search queries based on digitized audio from conversations, including: providing a database having a global hot-list of universal popular keywords or phrases and a...
8037086 Identifying common co-occurring elements in lists  
One embodiment of the present invention provides a system for detecting correlations between terms. During operation, the system identifies one or more lists contained in one or more documents and...
8032526 Recommendation information generation apparatus and recommendation information generation method  
A recommendation information generation apparatus and a recommendation information generation method that can select a similar user appropriately even if the amount of history information is...
8027990 Dynamic query suggestion  
A query prefix is received from a user device. A user identifier is determined based on the user device. A user category is determined based on the user identifier. A node representing the query...
8027991 Enhanced searching using a thesaurus  
A method of providing enhanced on-line computer searching capabilities comprises: (a) forming a thesaurus database including first core concept terms and a series of secondary related terms; (b)...
8024312 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,...
8024349 String-based systems and methods for searching for real estate properties  
A computer-implemented method for generating, responsive to user input from a user, a set of property results, said set of property results including data pertaining to one or more properties, the...
8019772 Computer method and apparatus for tag pre-search in social software  
A computer-implemented method and system for tag-based searching. One or more initial tags are entered or otherwise input by a user. The invention system determines related tags to the user...
8015199 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...
8010551 Computer server system including a database pool module providing database connectivity recovery features and related methods  
A computer server system may include a plurality of database modules for storing user data for a plurality of users, and at least one processing module comprising a plurality of processing threads...
8010537 System and method for assisting search requests with vertical suggestions  
Systems, methods and computer program products are disclosed for assisting search request by presenting suggestion of one or more vertical segments to produce a more focused result. A vertical...
8001101 Presenting instant answers to internet queries  
Methods are described for utilizing user-submitted data to provide a response to a query request. User-submitted data are received and referenced upon receiving a query request from an...
8001114 Methods and apparatuses for dynamically searching for electronic mail messages  
In one embodiment, the methods and apparatuses detect an original search input; detect an excluded term within the original search input; form a modified search input wherein the modified search...
8001119 Context-aware, adaptive approach to information selection for interactive information analysis  
Improved information analysis techniques are disclosed. For example, a computer-implemented method of automatically assisting an analyst in a current information analysis task includes the...
8001124 System and method for tagging images based on positional information  
A system and method for suggesting keywords for tagging a digital image are provided. In general, a requesting node is communicatively coupled to a keyword service via a network. The requesting...
7996418 Suggesting long-tail tags  
Technologies are described herein for suggesting long-tail tags. A first group of tags and a second group of tags are identified from a plurality of tags. The first group of tags includes...
7991758 System and method for performing a search operation within a sequential access data storage subsystem  
A system and method for performing a search operation within a sequential access data storage subsystem are disclosed. According to one embodiment, a data storage subsystem is provided which...
7984056 System for facilitating discovery and management of feeds  
A web feed portal can enable users to discover new web feeds and manage existing subscriptions of feeds. Recommended feeds can be generated for a user that reflect the user's interests or that are...
7979453 Efficient search result update mechanism  
A method/algorithm allows database queries to be saved and an efficient mechanism that matches records whenever they are added or modified to all of the saved queries and returns the list of those...
7966003 Disambiguating ambiguous characters  
In one general sense, information may be presented to a user by receiving one or more ambiguous characters that may be resolved to one of at least two disambiguated characters, exchanging at least...
7962506 System for creating and modifying lists for electronic distribution  
A system in which an initial distribution list is dynamically modified using criteria determined from the current entries in the list. After an originator generates a distribution list and prior...
7962505 User to user recommender  
Disclosed are embodiments of systems and methods for recommending relevant users to other users in a user community. In one implementation of such a method, two different sets of data are...
7953730 System and method for presenting a search history  
A method for displaying a search history for a user is shown. The method includes generating a search history for a user including one or more listings of search results, displaying a first search...
7954063 Methods and systems for assigning an attribute value to an object  
A computer system includes a user interface, which includes a display device for displaying a graphical program interface. The graphical program interface includes one or more controls for...
7949647 Navigation assistance for search engines  
Search assistance is provided to users that submit search queries to search engines. In one implementation, a partial search query input by a user to a search engine is received. The partial...
7949672 Identifying regional sensitive queries in web search  
A system for determining the intent of query that includes a search engine that receives a first search query, a query/click log module configured to store log data associated with the first...
7945538 Method and arrangements for node recovery  
The present invention relates to a method and arrangements for node recovery particularly suitable for recovery involving large database fragments. The method for node recovery according to the...
7937403 Time-based analysis of related keyword searching  
Disclosed are apparatus and methods for displaying related search terms in a time sequence format. In example embodiments, a user search database, for retaining search terms that were used during...
7921107 System for generating query suggestions using a network of users and advertisers  
A system is described for generating query suggestions using a network of users and advertisers. The system may include a memory, an interface, and a processor. The memory may store a data...
7921104 Invoking actions on data via LDAP requests  
A method and apparatus for invoking actions on data in a Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) repository. In one embodiment, the method includes receiving a request pertaining to data in...
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...
7917527 Personalized directory services for web routing  
A system for personalizing communication between origination devices and destination devices based on intelligent information searches and retrievals of historical interaction data on networks...
7908287 Dynamically autocompleting a data entry  
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...
7904530 Method and apparatus for automatically incorporating hypothetical context information into recommendation queries  
A system facilitates automatically determining the hypothetical context information or the distribution of hypothetical contexts. During operation, the system receives a request from a user for...
7895200 IntelligentAdvisor™, a contact, calendar, workflow, business method, and intelligence gathering application  
The invention is a contact, calendar, workflow, and intelligence gathering application that allows a user, such as a financial advisor to collect, codify and analyze objective and subjective data...
7895221 Internet searching using semantic disambiguation and expansion  
The invention provides a system and a method of searching for information in a database using a query. In the method, it comprises the steps of: disambiguating the query to identify keyword senses...
7890526 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...
7885904 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...

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