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Gregory D Linden, Jennifer A Jacobi, Eric A Benson: Collaborative recommendations using item-to-item similarity mappings. Amazon Com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, July 24, 2001: US06266649 (736 worldwide citation)

A recommendations service recommends items to individual users based on a set of items that are known to be of interest to the user, such as a set of items previously purchased by the user. In the disclosed embodiments, the service is used to recommend products to users of a merchant's Web site ...


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Brent R Smith, Gregory D Linden, Nida K Zada: Content personalization based on actions performed during a current browsing session. Amazon com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, February 8, 2005: US06853982 (444 worldwide citation)

Various methods are disclosed for monitoring user browsing activities, and for using such information to provide session-specific item recommendations to users. In one embodiment, a monitoring component of a merchant's Web site maintains a record of products viewed by each user during a current brow ...


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Jennifer A Jacobi, Eric A Benson, Gregory D Linden: Use of electronic shopping carts to generate personal recommendations. Amazon com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, November 13, 2001: US06317722 (443 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented service recommends products or other items to a user based on a set of items known to be of interest to the user, such as a set of items currently in the user's electronic shopping cart. In one embodiment, the service identifies items that are currently in the user's ...


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Gregory D Linden, Brent R Smith, Nida K Zada: Use of product viewing histories of users to identify related products. Amazon com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, June 28, 2005: US06912505 (387 worldwide citation)

Various methods are disclosed for monitoring user browsing activities that indicate user interests in particular products or other items, and for using such information to identify items that are related to one another. In one embodiment, relationships between products within an online catalog are d ...


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Gregory D Linden, Michael D McDaniel, Ryan J Snodgrass, Joel R Spiegel: System and method for providing secure URL-based access to private resources. Amazon com Holdings, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 19, 2002: US06360254 (341 worldwide citation)

In a Web site system in which different private records or other resources are personal to different users, a method is provided for allowing users to securely access a private resource without the need to enter a username, password, or other authentication information, and without the need to downl ...


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Jennifer A Jacobi, Eric A Benson, Gregory D Linden: Personalized recommendations of items represented within a database. Amazon com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 26, 2006: US07113917 (178 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented service recommends items to a user based on items previously selected by the user, such as items previously purchased, viewed, or placed in an electronic shopping cart by the user. The items may, for example, be products represented within a database of an online merchant. In ...


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Russell A Dicker, Jeffrey T Brownell, Jennifer A Jacobi, Eric A Benson, Gregory D Linden: User interface and methods for recommending items to users. Amazon Technologies, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, May 18, 2010: US07720723 (68 worldwide citation)

An improved user interface and method are provided for presenting recommendations to a user when the user adds an item to a shopping cart. In response to the shopping cart add event, a page generation process generates and returns a page that includes a recommendations portion and a condensed view o ...


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Jennifer A Jacobi, Eric A Benson, Gregory D Linden: Recommendation system. Amazon com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 15, 2011: US07908183 (33 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented service analyzes purchase histories and/or other types of behavioral data of users on an aggregated basis to detect and quantify associations between particular items represented in an electronic catalog. The detected associations are stored in a mapping structure that maps it ...


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Gregory D Linden, Brent R Smith, Nida K Zada: Data mining of user activity data to identify related items in an electronic catalog. Amazon com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, March 23, 2010: US07685074 (26 worldwide citation)

Various methods are disclosed for monitoring user browsing activities that indicate user interests in particular products, or other items, represented in an electronic catalog, and for using such information to identify items that are related to one another. In one embodiment, relationships between ...


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Gregory D Linden, Brent R Smith, Nida K Zada: Content personalization based on actions performed during browsing sessions. Amazon com, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, June 28, 2011: US07970664 (20 worldwide citation)

Various methods are disclosed for monitoring user browsing activities, and for using such information to provide item recommendations to users. In one embodiment, a monitoring component of a merchant's Web site maintains a record of products viewed by each user during a current browsing session—pref ...