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8751574 Method and apparatus of configuring a data broadcast service  
Disclosed are an apparatus and method of broadcasting a message to one or more servers operating in one or more domains. One example method of operation may include creating a message to be...
8751571 Methods and systems for CPN triggered collaboration  
Methods and systems for initiating a collaboration between users are disclosed. An application server receives information pertaining to a call to a first user placed by a second user. A...
8751578 Providing an answer to a question from a social network site using a separate messaging site  
A question is received on a first social network site from a first user. The question is sent to a second user of a second social network site who receives the question from the second social...
8751580 Real-time communication and information collaboration system  
A method and apparatus for real-time communication and collaboration including visual modelling and creation of virtual collaboration regions in which users come together and see the media other...
8745143 Delaying inbound and outbound email messages  
A computer implemented system and method to enable protection of email users from unsolicited bulk email using a message delivery delay based on characteristics detected in selected messages....
8745136 Incoming and outgoing privacy settings in social networks  
Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer programs for defining a first group of contacts, the first group of contacts having been specified by a first user of a social networking...
8745138 Method, apparatus and system for joining online game  
A method for inviting an Instant Messaging (IM) user to join an online game is provided. An inviter generates a first instant message according to an online game selected by an inviter user, and...
8745130 Digital image communication  
A system for enhancing group communication includes a computer server for receiving a first digital from a remote client. The server analyzes the first image to determine one or more first image...
8744054 Method and system for automatic call redialing  
Methods and systems for reestablishing voice communications in the event of a service interruption. The method comprises establishing a call session with a user via a communication device, storing...
8745133 System and method for optimizing the storage of data  
The disclosure describes systems and methods for optimizing the storage of data collected from a plurality of communication channels including social data, spatial data, temporal data and logical...
8745134 Cross social network data aggregation  
Disclosed in one example is a system for providing social networking data including a data store configured to store a user profile associated with a first user and may include a user...
8745232 System and method to dynamically allocate electronic mailboxes  
Systems and methods for balancing electronic mailboxes among databases communicatively coupled to an information handling system are disclosed. A method may include comparing an actual utilization...
8745132 System and method for audio and video portable publishing system  
A system that allows consumers to manage content and create audio/video presentations in a small portable media device, and to share media files with other users of small portable media devices,...
8745141 Calendar event, notification and alert bar embedded within mail  
A compact functionally rich timeline bar is embedded within an e-mail application window so that time-related information, such as calendar events, can be viewed and managed from within the e-mail...
8745137 Hybrid networking simple-connect setup using proxy device  
A simple connect setup function for hybrid networks is provided that allows a user to add devices optionally having a number of different network interfaces (e.g., that facilitate communications...
8745135 System and method for attribute detection in user profile creation and update  
In one embodiment, a scheduled collaboration session in a social network is detected, the scheduled collaboration session to occur at a time in the future and at that time provide real-time...
8745222 Content system and associated methods  
A method and system are disclosed for providing data files to a community of users. The data files relate to a plurality of courses. Each user is associated with one or more of the courses. The...
8745127 Blending single-master and multi-master data synchronization techniques  
Architecture that maintains the user experience as close as possible to the user experience when dealing with the usual/regular forms and data provided in an office application when dealing with...
8743171 Automated calendared conference rescheduling and forwarding  
Systems and methods are disclosed to automatically rescheduling and optionally transferring audio/video conferences when a conference runs longer than its previously allocated time. The disclosed...
8739296 System and method for social network trust assessment  
A first user's trust level with regard to a second user can be determined by providing questions to the second user, with the questions based on a previously-collected knowledge base including...
8738488 Method for business on-line account opening with early warning system  
A method for a business customer interfacing with a financial institution through a computer network is presented. The method includes an early warning evaluation of the customer and/or entities...
8738744 Rich media file format and delivery methods  
A rich media file is a self-contained file, including both the information to be viewed by a user and the viewer that displays the information to the user. The information can be formatted however...
8736656 Method and apparatus for MCU to optimize configuration of multiple pictures  
A method and an apparatus for Multiple Control Unit (MCU) to optimize configuration of multiple pictures are disclosed. The solutions provided by embodiments of the present invention include:...
8737594 Emergency services for packet networks  
The present invention provides a technique for facilitating emergency services via packet networks. Emergency service providers will implement emergency proxies to ensure that proper call setup...
8738693 System and method for managing distribution of media files  
A system, method and technique are provided for managing distribution of digital images and other media. A host computer may store a library of media files, including digital images, such as those...
8736661 Device information index and retrieval service for scalable video conferencing  
A video conference invitation is sent from a computing device in a first conference room to a second conference room for a video conference. Further, an acceptance of the invitation is received at...
8738696 Single subscription management for multiple devices  
System(s) and method(s) are provided that facilitate managing routing voice and data traffic, associated with a subscription, when there are multiple devices. A client component can manage which...
8738699 Method, apparatus, and computer readable medium for transferring a collaboration session  
A method for transferring a collaboration session from a handheld device to a multimedia endpoint by encoding session data for the collaboration session and/or instructions into an optically...
8738722 Environment and methods for fostering action sport competition  
An online platform for fostering action sports competition allows individual athletes to upload media documenting their action sport performance. The online platform may enable the user to...
8739046 Dynamic E-meeting summarization  
A method, computer program product, and system for dynamic e-meeting summarization is described. A method may comprise monitoring behavior of an e-meeting participant and determining one or more...
8738592 Managing data transaction requests  
In various embodiments, a system, method, and related computer-readable storage medium to process data transactions are provided. In one example, a system is arranged to process data transactions...
8738695 Joint analysis of social and content networks  
A method and apparatus is provided to analyze social and content networks, to identify new relationships among users and content, and to more effectively link users to content. Embodiments of the...
8739044 Collaborative browsing on a network site  
Disclosed are various embodiments for facilitating collaborative browsing of a network site by multiple users. A user interface is rendered in a computing device, and the user interface...
8737273 Systems and methods for collaborative communication  
Systems and methods for dynamically configuring and optimizing a multimedia conference session. An exemplary method of the invention may include providing a plurality of services to be used in the...
8738698 Using polling results as discrete metrics for content quality prediction model  
A social networking system presents content items to users, who then provide feedback regarding pairs of content items. The feedback includes a selection of a content item of the pair of content...
8738694 Method of and system for managing client resources and assets for activities on computing devices  
A method of and system for enabling a distributed entertainment system over a computing device is described herein. When implementing a distributed entertainment system wherein the entertainment...
8738720 Systems and methods for enabling anonymous collaboration among members along value chains  
The invention concerns a computer-implemented collaboration platform comprising: means enabling an initiator (158) to create a message (168);means enabling the initiator (158) to invite a group of...
8738697 Highlight providing system and method based on hot topic event detection  
Provided are a system capable of providing a highlight of a real-time event using message streams of social media and a highlight service providing method using the same. The disclosed highlight...
8738701 Arbitration of disk ownership in a storage pool  
The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for implementing persistent reservation techniques for establishing ownership of one or more physical disks. These...
8738700 Method and system for providing network services  
The present invention provides a system for intermediating between client nodes and pools of server nodes in an NGN network where the server nodes provide network services to client nodes, wherein...
8736901 Information processing apparatus, information processing method, and storage medium  
Data specified by a distributor can be printed in an arrangement similar to that of the display state corresponding to the layout which is viewed by a person, to whom a printed matter is...
8732243 Method and system for application layer link control  
The present invention discloses a method and a system for application layer link control. The method comprises: judging whether the number “a” of links which have been established between an...
8732240 Scoring stream items with models based on user interests  
A system and method for generating a stream of content includes a content stream module that generates a model based on user input and/or prior activities using heterogeneous data sources. The...
8732319 Context awareness proximity-based establishment of wireless communication connection  
A mechanism for context awareness proximity-based establishment of wireless communication connections can be implemented in Bluetooth-compatible devices for simplifying procedures for device...
8727885 Social information game system  
A method to share challenges between users of a social game system is described. The method may include accessing relationship data reflecting a relationship between a first user and a second...
8732270 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...
8732296 System, method, and computer program product for redirecting IRC traffic identified utilizing a port-independent algorithm and controlling IRC based malware  
A system, method, and computer program product are provided for redirecting internet relay chat (IRC) traffic identified utilizing a port-independent algorithm and controlling IRC based malware....
8732244 Virtual private meeting room  
Conference sessions are established after assigning a unique user identifier to each of multiple individual users, allocating a dedicated persistent virtual private session room to each of the...
8732241 Following content providers in a social context  
In general, a method for providing content to a user includes providing a content item to a user responsive to a received request. The content item is displayed to the user in a slot associated...
8732242 Methods and systems for bandwidth adaptive N-to-N communication in a distributed system  
Methods and systems for bandwidth adaptive computing device to computing device communication are described. Bandwidth adaptive communication includes receiving a communication from a first...