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Christopher William Higgins, Marc Eliot Davis, Christopher T Paretti, Simon P King, Rahul Nair, Carrie Burgener: System and method for context based query augmentation. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, November 8, 2011: US08055675 (58 worldwide citation)

A system and method for context based query augmentation. A question is received over a network from a questioning user comprising an identification of a user and at least one question criteria. A first query is formulated so as to search, via the network, for user profile data, social network data, ...


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Chris Kalaboukis, Christopher William Higgins, Marc Eliot Davis, Ronald Martinez, Rahul Nair, Simon P King, Carrie Burgener, Duane R Valz: Personal data platform. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, December 16, 2014: US08914342 (2 worldwide citation)

Receive a plurality of data management policies from a user. Store in a memory the data management policies in association with a context and an identifier of the user. Receive personal data of the user collected in one or more contexts by one or more collection devices. Determine whether the person ...


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Christopher W Higgins, Marc Eliot Davis, Christopher T Paretti, Simon P King, Rahul Nair, Carrie Burgener: System and method for context based query augmentation. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, October 7, 2014: US08856167 (2 worldwide citation)

A system and method for context based query augmentation. A question is received over a network from a questioning user comprising an identification of a user and at least one question criteria. A first query is formulated so as to search for user profile data, social network data, spatial data, tem ...


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Simon P King, Carrie Burgener, Rahul Nair, Christopher T Paretti, Marc Davis, Chris W Higgins: Method and system for verifying a recipient of a communication. Yahoo, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, May 17, 2011: US07945630

A method and system for communicating a message in an electronic messaging environment is provided. A method employed by the system may include generating a personalized communication model related to a user, determining the validity of a token associated with an intended recipient of the message ba ...


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Christopher William Higgins, Marc Eliot Davis, Christopher Todd Paretti, Carrie Burgener, Rahul Nair, Simon P King: Interest-based location targeting engine. Yahoo, Baker Botts, July 22, 2010: US20100185642-A1

A method for targeted advertisement is provided, for which one or more tags relating to an advertisement is/are determined, one or more of the most representative entities for the tag(s) is/are determined, and the advertisement is targeted to the one or more most representative entities. In addition ...


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Christopher William Higgins, Marc Eliot Davis, Christopher Todd Paretti, Carrie Burgener, Rahul Nair, Simon P King: Interest-based ranking system for targeted marketing. Yahoo, Baker Botts, July 22, 2010: US20100185509-A1

A method for ranking entities with respect to a tag for targeted advertisement is provided. For each entity to be ranked, a first score is calculated, which indicates the level of uniqueness the tag is to the entity. For each entity to be ranked, a second score is calculated, which indicates the num ...


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Christopher William Higgins, Marc Eliot Davis, Christopher Todd Paretti, Carrie Burgener, Rahul Nair, Simon P King: User interface for interest-based targeted marketing. Yahoo, Baker Botts, July 22, 2010: US20100185517-A1

A user interface for targeted advertisement is provided, which comprises a plurality of interface components, wherein selected ones of the plurality of interface components are capable of: receiving a list of advertising targets; presenting a list of most representative entities for the list of adve ...


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Christopher William Higgins, Marc Eliot Davis, Christopher Todd Paretti, Carrie Burgener, Rahul Nair, Simon P King: Interest-based activity marketing. Yahoo, Baker Botts, July 22, 2010: US20100185518-A1

A method for targeted advertisement is provided, for which one or more tags relating to an advertisement is/are accessed, one or more of the most representative activities for the tag(s) is/are determined, and the advertisement is targeted to the one or more most representative activities. In additi ...


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Chris W Higgins, Athellina Athsani, Carrie Burgener, Marc Davis, Simon P King, Rahul Nair, Christopher T Paretti: Compensating in Cost-Per-Action Advertising. Stattler Suh PC, December 30, 2010: US20100332301-A1

A method and system are provided for targeting specific users with specific requested actions to be performed by the user and verified by any methods on behalf of an advertiser within an Internet display advertising campaign. The system discloses techniques for receiving an advertiser's requested ac ...


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Chris Kalaboukis, Carrie Burgener, Rahul Nair, Simon P King, Ron Martinez, Marc Eliot Davis, Chris W Higgins, Duane R Valz: Information exchange system. Yahoo, April 14, 2011: US20110087558-A1

A method for operating an electronic exchange includes receiving, at an exchange system, an offer that includes a description of information for offer and terms associated with access to the information. An offer processor of the electronic exchange stores an offer listing associated with the offer ...