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8886723 Assessing sharing of items within a social network  
A method for assessing sharing of items within a social network is provided. The method includes identifying a first sharing of a social item by a first user of a social network, determining one...
8886791 Generating alerts based on managed and unmanaged data  
Concepts and technologies are described herein for generating informational alerts. Notifications are received from both unmanaged devices and managed services. The received notifications may be...
8887096 Friends lists with dynamic ordering and dynamic avatar appearance  
Techniques are disclosed for presenting information related to a user's friends within a virtual environment. For example, when a user requests to view a friends list, the virtual environment may...
8886719 Group communication system and method  
A method is described for providing voice conferencing between a plurality of users over a communications network, the plurality of users comprising a host user and a plurality of participant...
8885013 Systems and methods for novel interactions with participants in videoconference meetings  
A new approach is proposed that contemplates systems and methods to support the operation of a Virtual Media Room or Virtual Meeting Room (VMR), wherein each VMR can accept from a plurality of...
8887303 Method and system of processing annotated multimedia documents using granular and hierarchical permissions  
The invention relates to a method and apparatus of processing at least one multimedia document, comprising the steps of determining at least one segment of the document, and assigning at least one...
8880607 Generating suggestions for user groups in social networks  
Implementations of the present disclosure include generating one or more suggested social circles based on an analysis of past user interactions. The user can accept the suggested social circle...
8880608 Social affinity on the web  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on computer storage devices, for determining social affinities from public data. In one aspect, a method computes numeric...
8880670 Group membership discovery service  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs encoded on a computer storage medium, for providing a group membership discovery service. Join requests are received from clients,...
8880627 Providing transparency in a messaging system with multiple messaging channels  
A messaging system facilitates communication between users through various messaging channels. The messaging system supports multiple communication channels and includes a messaging module that...
8880598 Emulation of room lock and lobby feature in distributed conferencing system  
Architecture for a session lock and lobby feature in a distributed conferencing framework for a conferencing session. Under a lock scenario, once a user enters the session, the session can be...
8880604 Determination of a spammer through social network characterization  
A method of determining a spammer includes acquiring, by a processor, short message events associated with a user and dividing them into a plurality of sessions in terms of time; building a social...
8880609 Handling multiple users joining groups simultaneously  
Systems and methods for the forming of user device groups are presented. Logical relationship information describing one-to-one logical relationships among a first user and other users are...
8880720 Method and device for delivering supplemental content associated with audio/visual content to a user  
A method for delivering supplemental content associated with audio/visual content to a user of the audio/visual content is presented. In the method, the audio/visual content and the supplemental...
8880731 Method, system and device for controlling and/or limiting electronic communication  
Devices and methods are provided that spatially restrict online communications to persons from a real world meeting. Such restriction, with optional supervisory control by an authority, protects...
8881244 Authorizing computing resource access based on calendar events in a networked computing environment  
An approach for authorizing access to computing resources (e.g., electronic files) based on calendar events (e.g., meetings of a user) in a networked computing environment (e.g., a cloud computing...
8880616 Method and system for distributing contents to a plurality of users  
A method for distributing contents to several users, wherein users are interconnected as members of one or more groups and wherein the group members can be pre-arranged from the user side is...
8880597 Electronic note management system and user-interface  
An electronic note management system is provides that includes a storage component, a user-interface, and one or more navigation features. The storage component maintains a plurality of records,...
8881204 Method for providing access to media content through a server  
A system for providing devices such as WCDs, televisions, stereos, video game systems, etc. access to media content through an entity such as a web server. In accordance with at least one...
8880603 Peer to peer (P2P) operation by integrating with content delivery networks (CDN)  
A method and apparatus for use in a network storage control peer (NSCP) supporting peer to peer (P2P) operation are disclosed. The method includes receiving information from a tracker, wherein the...
8880600 Creating groups of users in a social networking system  
A social networking system facilitates a user's creation of a group of other users from among the user's connections in the user's social network. The created groups may be used, for example, to...
8880606 Multi-modal, geo-tempo communications systems  
Disclosed is a flexible, multi-modal system useful in communications among users, capable of synchronizing real world and augmented reality, wherein the system is deployed in centralized and...
8880602 Embedding an autograph in an electronic book  
Disclosed herein are systems, methods, and non-transitory computer-readable storage media for embedding an autograph into digital media, particularly an electronic book. A system is described that...
8880605 Browser based web conferencing employing attendee side image scaling  
A browser based web conferencing method is disclosed, the method comprising transmitting browser code to a browser of an attendee computer connected to a network. The browser code comprises code...
8878888 Hospital TV/monitor display control with hierarchical access control  
An interactive communication system (400) includes a plurality of in-room video communications system (1250) each including an audio microphone (460), a video camera (440), an audio speaker (470),...
8880582 User access to a partitionable server  
A partitionable server that enables user access thereto is provided. The partitionable server includes a plurality of partitions, each running an independent instance of an operating system (OS)...
8880601 Arrangement and method for transport sharing within a trusted network  
An arrangement, of functionally connected electronic devices includes: a data input entity, configured to obtain user in-formation relative to a plurality of users, data indicative of trust...
8880599 Collection digest for a media sharing system  
A system and method are disclosed for providing a collection digest summarizing a shared media collection for presentation to a user. In one embodiment, a user device of a user joins a media...
8880611 Methods and apparatus for detecting spam messages in an email system  
A spam detector accesses a message body of an email, extracts one or more features of a return path from the message body, and uses the extracted features to detect the return path for a user to...
8880612 Mobile device proxy for instant messaging  
A proxy for SMS-based wireless instant messaging (IM) is located on a network server. The proxy provides an on-line IM presence for a mobile device user and facilitates multiple cross-platform IM...
8880585 Peer-to-peer quorum sensing  
Disclosed are various systems, methods, and computer-readable mediums embodying programs that are configured to detect a quorum of peers in a peer to peer network. In one embodiment, a first one...
8880122 System and method for identifying devices in a wireless network  
A mobile computing device includes a processor, a transceiver coupled to the processor, and a display device coupled to the processor. The processor is configured to display a plurality of first...
8874648 E-meeting summaries  
A method, computer program product, and system for determining a custom summary of a web conference is described. A first input associated with a first portion of a web conference is received. A...
8874653 Vehicle security and customization  
Techniques are described for enhancing security, customization, and/or group interaction of users in vehicles. For instance, a mobile device of an owner of a vehicle may be registered in a manner...
8874649 Determination of a spammer through social network characterization  
A system for determining a spammer includes a session division apparatus configured to acquire short message events associated with a user and divide them into a plurality of sessions in terms of...
8875175 Smart live streaming event ads playback and resume method  
A digital video viewing system including methods for user selection of video advertisement content and time of display of video advertisements during a live video content stream. The digital video...
8874650 Method and system for aggregating media collections between participants of a sharing network  
Systems and methods are provided for aggregating a local media collection of a user with one or more shared media collections shared with the user to provide an aggregate media collection for the...
8874644 Method, system, chat interface, and computer program product for comparing free time between instant message chat members  
Under the present invention, a method, system, chat interface, and program product for comparing free time between instant message chat members in order to schedule an upcoming event are provided....
8874651 Federating open social networks for analyses  
Methods and arrangements for constructing and analyzing federated social networks. A first social network with a first plurality of accounts is defined, as well as a second social network with a...
8875254 Cache sharing of enterprise data among peers via an enterprise server  
A method, system and computer program product for performing cache sharing of enterprise data among peer mobile devices. An enterprise server receives a request from a mobile device for enterprise...
8874674 System for optimizing social networking  
Systems, methods and computer program products are provided for optimizing social networks. In the systems and methods, account data associated with a user account is received and the account data...
8874754 Load balancing in handwritten signature authentication systems  
Described systems and methods allow a biometric authentication system to process authentication requests, such as requests to authenticate handwritten signatures, received from a plurality of...
8874663 Comparing similarity between documents for filtering unwanted documents  
A mechanism for efficiently determining similarity between documents. A set of reference data items is generated by processing a reference document. A similarity index representing similarity...
8874667 Linking topics in a publish/subscribe messaging environment  
Topics are linked in a publish/subscribe messaging environment. A first topic is linked to at least a second topic, and a message on the first topic is published to subscribers to the first topic....
8874647 Collaboration capability service  
Providing collaboration services in a data processing system. Receiving a collaboration session request including identification of at least one collaboration resources. Determining availability...
8872638 Controlling communication among multiple industrial control systems  
A communication control method and system for controlling communication among multiple industrial control systems connected via a network. The communication control system includes: a...
8874656 Method and system for fund visualization  
A finds comparison tool is provided that includes a presentation tier providing a plurality of interfaces for interacting with a plurality of client applications. The presentation tier allows the...
8872880 Video conference service with multiple service tiers  
A system may include a device that receives requests to initiate a videoconference call. The requests may include an indication of a service priority tier that should be applied to the call and...
8874646 Message managing system, message managing method and recording medium storing program for that method execution  
Disclosed are a message management system, a message management method, and a recording medium storing a program for executing the method. When message information transmitted by a user terminal...
8874951 Private peer-to-peer network platform for secure collaborative production and management of digital assets  
Asset management systems and methods are presented. In one embodiment, a system includes a computing resource associated with a project member. A project container is stored on the computing...