07627598 is referenced by 198 patents and cites 87 patents.

A user interface provides historical and hierarchical search and navigation modes through previously selected and hierarchically linked multimedia applications, documents and directories. The system permits a search for information through hierarchically linked documents accessible via the Internet in which an individual document contains a reference link to a succeeding document. The systems includes an input processor for receiving a user entered search information item identifying an object associated with at least one of the hierarchically linked documents. An Internet processor for searching and identifying a plurality of child documents hierarchically linked to a parent document identified by the object and excluding non-hierarchically associated documents in response to user initiation of a hierarchical search. An output processor processes data identifying the plurality of child documents for communication to a reproduction device.

Title
User interface and search system for internet and other applications
Application Number
11/330498
Publication Number
7627598 (B1)
Application Date
January 12, 2006
Publication Date
December 1, 2009
Inventor
Alexander James Burke
Upper Montclair, 07043
NJ, US
IPC
G06F 15/16
G06F 7/00
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