07680770 is referenced by 93 patents and cites 33 patents.

Systems and methods for automatic generation and recommendation of communities in a social network or set forth. According to one embodiment a method comprising accessing a group of profiles in a social network, identifying a match between entries in at least two profiles within the group of profiles, and determining a community based at least in part on the match is set forth.

Title
Automatic generation and recommendation of communities in a social network
Application Number
10/948710
Publication Number
7680770 (B1)
Application Date
September 23, 2004
Publication Date
March 16, 2010
Inventor
Adam Douglas Smith
Mountain View
CA, US
Orkut Buyukkokten
Mountain View
CA, US
Agent
Fenwick & West
Assignee
Google
CA, US
IPC
G06F 17/30
G06F 7/00
G06F 17/28
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