09208187 is referenced by 7 patents and cites 325 patents.

This disclosure provides implementations of methods, apparatus, systems, and computer program products for creating and managing granular relationships on an online social network. In some implementations, a request to generate an information feed is associated with configuration information, which identifies a source of information updates. Each of the information updates can be of a certain type. The configuration information identifies one or more of these types. An information update can be selected from the identified information source. The selected information update has one or more of the types associated therewith. The requested information feed is generated to include the selected information update and displayed on a display device.

Title
Using a database system for selective inclusion and exclusion of types of updates to provide a configuration feed of a social networking system
Application Number
13/280086
Publication Number
9208187 (B2)
Application Date
October 24, 2011
Publication Date
December 8, 2015
Inventor
Zachary J Dunn
San Francisco
CA, US
Agent
Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson
Assignee
salesforce com
CA, US
IPC
H04L 29/08
G06Q 50/00
G06F 17/30
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