07930197 is referenced by 100 patents and cites 127 patents.

Personal data mining mechanisms and methods are employed to identify relevant information that otherwise would likely remain undiscovered. Users supply personal data that can be analyzed in conjunction with data associated with a plurality of other users to provide useful information that can improve business operations and/or quality of life. Personal data can be mined alone or in conjunction with third party data to identify correlations amongst the data and associated users. Applications or services can interact with such data and present it to users in a myriad of manners, for instance as notifications of opportunities.

Title
Personal data mining
Application Number
11/536601
Publication Number
7930197 (B2)
Application Date
September 28, 2006
Publication Date
April 19, 2011
Inventor
Melora Zaner Godsey
Redmond
WA, US
David R Treadwell III
Seattle
WA, US
Chandramohan A Thekkath
Palo Alto
CA, US
Ira L Snyder Jr
Bellevue
WA, US
Amit Mital
Kirkland
WA, US
Debi P Mishra
Bellevue
WA, US
Henricus Johannes Maria Meijer
Mercer Island
WA, US
Matthew B MacLaurin
Woodinville
WA, US
James R Larus
Mercer Island
WA, US
Alexander G Gounares
Kirkland
WA, US
Daniel S Glasser
Mercer Island
WA, US
Dane A Glasgow
Medina
WA, US
Nishant V Dani
Redmond
WA, US
Michael Connolly
Seattle
WA, US
Lili Cheng
Bellevue
WA, US
Christopher W Brumme
Mercer Island
WA, US
Arnold N Blinn
Hunts Point
WA, US
Thomas F Bergstraesser
Kirkland
WA, US
Gary W Flake
Bellevue
WA, US
William H Gates III
Medina
WA, US
Raymond E Ozzie
Seattle
WA, US
Agent
Hope Baldauff Hartman
Assignee
Microsoft Corporation
WA, US
IPC
G06F 17/50
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