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Douglas E Appelt, James Frederick Arnold, John S Bear, Jerry Robert Hobbs, David J Israel, Megumi Kameyama, David L Martin, Karen Louise Myers, Gopalan Ravichandran, Mark Edward Stickel, William Mabry Tyson: Information retrieval by natural language querying. Discern Communications, Kin Wah Tong Esq, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, July 29, 2003: US06601026 (564 worldwide citation)

A natural language information querying system includes an indexing facility configured to automatically generate indices of updated textual sources based on one or more predefined grammars and a database coupled to the indexing facility to store the indices for subsequent searching.


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Christine Halverson, Luc Julia, Dimitris Voutsas, Adam Cheyer: System, method, and article of manufacture for agent-based navigation in a speech-based data navigation system. SRI International, Kin Wah Tong Esq, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, February 18, 2003: US06523061 (285 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and article of manufacture are provided for navigating an electronic data source by means of spoken language where a portion of the data link between a mobile information appliance of the user and the data source utilizes wireless communication. When a spoken input request is recei ...


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Christine Halverson, Luc Julia, Dimitris Voutsas, Aden J Cheyer: Navigating network-based electronic information using spoken input with multimodal error feedback. SRI International, Kin Wah Tong Esq, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, May 25, 2004: US06742021 (267 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and article of manufacture are provided for navigating an electronic data source by means of spoken language. When a spoken input request is received from a user, it is interpreted. Additional input is solicited from the user in a modality different than the original request and us ...


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Luc Julia, Dimitris Voutsas, Adam Cheyer: Accessing network-based electronic information through scripted online interfaces using spoken input. SRI International, Kin Wah Tong Esq, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, January 28, 2003: US06513063 (217 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and article of manufacture are provided for navigating an electronic data source that has a scripted online interface by means of spoken input. When a spoken request is received from a user, it is interpreted. A navigation query is constructed based on the interpretation of the spe ...


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James F Arnold, Loren L Voss: System and method for incorporating concept-based retrieval within boolean search engines. Discern Communications, Kin Wah Tong Esq, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, June 1, 2004: US06745161 (192 worldwide citation)

Disclosed is a method for linguistic pattern recognition of information. Initially, textual information is retrieved from a data source utilizing a network. The textual information is then segmented into a plurality of phrases, which are then scanned for patterns of interest. For each pattern of int ...


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Richard G Ogier, Carla Peccolo Woodworth, Fred Lambert Templin, Bhargav R Bellur, James A Arnold, D Scott Seaton, Michael W Frandsen, Nathan W Williams, Christian A Gellrich: Mobile ad hoc extensions for the internet. SRI International, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, Kin Wah Tong Esq, January 18, 2005: US06845091 (132 worldwide citation)

Described is an internetworking system having various mobile ad hoc extensions to the Internet that are particularly suited to the dynamic environment of mobile ad hoc networks. The internetworking system includes any combination of a link-state routing protocol for disseminating topology and link-s ...


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Phillip Andrew Porras, Alfonso Valdes: Network surveillance. SRI International, Kin Wah Tong Esq, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, March 23, 2004: US06711615 (131 worldwide citation)

A method of network surveillance includes receiving network packets handled by a network entity and building at least one long-term and a least one short-term statistical profile from a measure of the network packets that monitors data transfers, errors, or network connections. A comparison of the s ...


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Seth Neumann, Steve Obsitnik, Greg Whittemore: System, method, and computer program product for a network-based content exchange system. Discern Communications, Kin Wah Tong Esq, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, May 11, 2004: US06735592 (101 worldwide citation)

A system, method and computer program product are provided for providing a content exchange system. A request is received from a user utilizing a local system. A determination is made as to whether the user request can be fulfilled from information stored by the local system. The request is fulfille ...


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James F Arnold, Horacio E Franco, David J Israel: Method and apparatus for providing speech-driven routing between spoken language applications. SRI International, Kin Wah Tong Esq, Patterson & Sheridan, March 21, 2006: US07016849 (93 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and a concomitant method for speech recognition. In one embodiment, a distributed speech recognition system provides speech-driven control and remote service access. The distributed speech recognition system comprises a client device and a central server, where the client device is equi ...


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Anand Venkataraman, Horacio E Franco, Douglas A Bercow: Method and apparatus for speech recognition using a dynamic vocabulary. SRI International, Kin Wah Tong Esq, Patterson & Sheridan, December 11, 2007: US07308404 (93 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus are provided for performing speech recognition using a dynamic vocabulary. Results from a preliminary speech recognition pass can be used to update or refine a language model in order to improve the accuracy of search results and to simplify subsequent recognition passes. This ...