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Andrew Lewis Schirmer, Cynthia Jeanne Regnante, James Scott Fitzgerald: Search refinement graphical user interface. International Business Machines Corporation, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, August 22, 2006: US07096218 (88 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and processor readable medium including processor readable code embodied therein are provided that enable a user to refine a search query using a graphical user interface. A user may be presented with a graphical user interface (GUI). The GUI may enable the user to input parameters ...


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James Patrick Goodwin, Andrew Lewis Schirmer, Carl Joseph Kraenzel: System and method for calculating a user affinity. International Business Machines Corporation, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, October 17, 2006: US07124353 (20 worldwide citation)

A system and method for determining a user affinity for a category. The system calculates an affinity score based on a record of actions performed on the document by a user and a categorization of the document. This affinity score is computed by a weighted sum of factors associated with the document ...


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Andrew Lewis Schirmer, Cynthia Jeanne Regnante, David LeRoy Newbold: System and method for publishing a persons affinities. International Business Machines Corporation, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, July 24, 2007: US07249034 (13 worldwide citation)

A system and method to control the review and publication of affinities. The system and method can be tailored to provide flexibility in the ways that affinity publication is controlled, thereby accommodating different cultural and legal constraints on information access. In one aspect, the system a ...


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David L Newbold, Tolga Oral, Andrew Lewis Schirmer, Martin M Wattenberg, Michael Bolin: System for providing multi-variable dynamic search results visualizations. International Business Machines Corporation, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, October 4, 2011: US08032513 (6 worldwide citation)

A system are provided for enabling a user to search for documents that the user has previously viewed on its local machine. The system includes three main components: the desktop integration module, the index module, and the graphical user interface module. The desktop integration module is an appli ...


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James Patrick Goodwin, Carl Joseph Kraenzel, Andrew Lewis Schirmer, David LeRoy Newbold: System and method for implementing a metrics engine for tracking relationships over time. International Business Machines Corporation, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, April 24, 2007: US07209906 (6 worldwide citation)

The present invention enables a flexible system for representing relationships among computing resources, assigning them strengths, and versioning them over time. One advantage is that all of the various ways that these entities are named in the real world can be normalized into a common model of id ...


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James Patrick Goodwin, David LeRoy Newbold, Andrew Lewis Schirmer, Jeff Reagen, John Banks Binici, John Douglas Curtis: System and method for processing data in a distributed architecture. International Business Machines Corporation, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, May 15, 2007: US07219098 (2 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and processor readable medium for processing data in a knowledge management system gathers information content and transmits a work request for the information content gathered. The information content may be registered with a content map and assigned a unique document identifier. ...


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Ana Claudia Biazetti, Fonda J Daniels, Eric Leonard Masselle, Patrick Gabriel McGowan, Christopher Joseph Paul, Andrew Lewis Schirmer: Estimating and scheduling additional calendar time in preparation for electronically called meetings. International Business Machines Corporation, A Bruce Clay, April 12, 2011: US07925528 (2 worldwide citation)

Method, apparatus, and computer program products for estimating, scheduling, and tracking preparatory work associated with electronic meeting invitations. When a meeting invitation is received and tentatively accepted, preparation time for associated work is estimated programmatically from character ...


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Jaroslaw Gawor, Paul Franklin McMahan, Andrew Lewis Schirmer, Lin Sun: Dynamic tagging. International Business Machines Corporation, Steven L Nichols, Van Cott Bagley Cornwall & McCarthy P C, November 19, 2013: US08589433 (1 worldwide citation)

A method for dynamic tagging includes receiving input of a name of at least one tag into an information object implemented by an application that is executed by a computer system that is in communication with at least one tag repository external to the application; querying the at least one tag repo ...


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Meli Henri Fouotsop, Angela Richards Jones, Andrew Lewis Schirmer, Yingxin Xing, Tong Yu: Sending related information to indirect email recipients. International Business Machines Corporation, Marcia L Doubet, November 19, 2013: US08589493

Managing the sending of electronic mail (email) messages and responding to requests from indirect recipients for related information. An email message is originated with a first recipient and a recipient request prompt, which comprises a unique recipient request identifier (ID) linking it to the ori ...


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James Patrick Galvin Jr, Andrew Lewis Schirmer: Context based document analysis. International Business Machines Corporation, Brian J Colandero Esq, Jeffrey T Placker Esq, Holland & Knight, November 20, 2018: US10133730

A method, computer program product, and computer system for identifying, by a computing device, content in a document, wherein the content includes a language expression. A context of the language expression is determined from a defined range of the content in the document. An action item associated ...