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Michael A Lazarus, William R Caid, Richard S Pugh, Bradley D Kindig, Gerald S Russell, Kenneth B Brown, Ted E Dunning, Joel L Carleton: System and method for optimal adaptive matching of users to most relevant entity and information in real-time. Aptex Software, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, October 17, 2000: US06134532 (795 worldwide citation)

A system and method for selecting and presenting personally targeted entities such as advertising, coupons, products and information content, based on tracking observed behavior on a user-by-user basis and utilizing an adaptive vector space representation for both information and behavior. The syste ...


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Ted E Dunning, Bradley D Kindig, Sean C Joshlin, Christopher P Archibald: Associating and linking compact disc metadata. Yahoo, Greenberg Traurig, James J DeCarlo, April 27, 2010: US07707221 (102 worldwide citation)

Improved techniques for enhancing, associating, and linking various sources of metadata for music files, to allow integration of commercially generated metadata with user-entered metadata, and to ensure that metadata provided to the user is of the highest quality and accuracy available, even when th ...


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Ted E Dunning, Bradley D Kindig, Sean C Joshlin, Christopher P Archibald: Associating and linking compact disc metadata. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, July 19, 2011: US07984062 (82 worldwide citation)

Improved techniques for enhancing, associating, and linking various sources of metadata for music files, to allow integration of commercially generated metadata with user-entered metadata, and to ensure that metadata provided to the user is of the highest quality and accuracy available, even when th ...


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Bradley D Kindig, Robert F Kleemann, Sean Robert Sullivan, Michael J Kogan, Sean Cornell Joshlin, Mark Alan Laffoon, Daniel Davidson Baird, Ameen Hikmat Abed, Nathan Lavar Clegg, Philip Mansiel Pellouchoud, Kevin Sitze, Amir Doron: Music purchasing and playing system and method. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, March 2, 2010: US07672873 (23 worldwide citation)

An online music purchasing system and method is disclosed, in which a radio service operates on a user's computer and is configured for receiving and playing digital radio representations of media content in near real-time in a radio session. A content server is configured for serving the digital ra ...


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Ted E Dunning, Bradley D Kindig: Relationship discovery engine. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, August 23, 2011: US08005724 (22 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and computer program product discover relationships among items and recommend items based on the discovered relationships. The recommendations provided by the present invention are based on user profiles that take into account actual preferences of users, without requiring users to ...


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Ted E Dunning, Bradley D Kindig: Determining a known character string equivalent to a query string. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, July 31, 2007: US07251665 (15 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and computer program product perform text equivalencing. The text equivalencing is performed by modifying a string of characters by applying a set of heuristics, comparing the modified strings of characters to known strings of characters. If a match is found, the text equivalencing ...


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Bradley D Kindig, Celite Milbrandt: Systems and devices for personalized rendering of digital media content. Slacker, Cooley, May 14, 2013: US08443007 (6 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods are disclosed for providing devices capable of the reception and playback of one or more crafted media channels transmitted over an intermittent connection. The one or more channels may be customized by the end user to bias the programming towards individual tastes or moods. The ...


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Ted E Dunning, Bradley D Kindig: Relationship discovery engine. Yahoo, Berkely Law & Technology Group, January 8, 2013: US08352331 (5 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and computer program product discover relationships among items and recommend items based on the discovered relationships. The recommendations provided by the present invention are based on user profiles that take into account actual preferences of users, without requiring users to ...


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Ted E Dunning, Bradley D Kindig: Determining a known character string equivalent to a query string. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, June 9, 2009: US07546316 (5 worldwide citation)

A system, method, and computer program product perform text equivalencing. The text equivalencing is performed by modifying a string of characters by applying a set of heuristics, comparing the modified strings of characters to known strings of characters. If a match is found, the text equivalencing ...


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Celite Milbrandt, Safdar Asghar, Bradley D Kindig: Method and apparatus for interactive distribution of digital content. Slacker, Cooley, April 29, 2014: US08712563

A system, method, and machine-readable medium are disclosed for the controlled, non-real-time conveyance of digital content for playback. Digital content and associated metadata are marked, rated, categorized, and then converted into encoded digital data. The resulting encoded digital data is transm ...