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David E Whiteis: System and method for recommending items to a user. Firefly Network, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, May 5, 1998: US05749081 (498 worldwide citation)

A system and method for assisting a consumer in selecting items from a master list of available items, when the consumer has already sampled some of the available items, and indicated a favorable response to a subset of the sampled items by including the names of the favored items on an input list. ...


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Chislenko Alexander, Lashkari Yezdesard Z, Mcnulty John E: Improved method and apparatus for item recommendation using automated collaborative filtering. Firefly Network, sLANZA John D, July 30, 1998: WO/1998/033135 (1 worldwide citation)

A method for recommending items to users using automated collaborative filtering stores profiles of users relating ratings to items in memory. Profiles of items may also be stored in memory, the item profiles associating users with the rating given to the item by that user or inferred for the user b ...


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Chislenko Alexander, Lashkari Yezdezard, Tiu David D, Metral Max E, Ncnulty John Edward, Sheena Jonathan Ari, Sullivan James J, Bergh Christopher P, Ritter David Henry, Klein Saul Charles, Shardanand Upendra: Method and apparatus for efficiently recommending items using automated collaborative filtering and feature-guided automated collaborative filtering. Firefly Network, MICHAELSON Peter L, September 17, 1998: WO/1998/040832 (1 worldwide citation)

A method for recommending items to users using automated collaborative filtering stores profiles of users relating ratings to items in memory. Profiles of items may also be stored in memory, the item profiles associating users with the rating given to the item by that user or inferred for the user b ...



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