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Joseph Phillip Bigus, Brian John Cragun, Helen Roxlo Delp: Intelligent agent with negotiation capability and method of negotiation therewith. International Business Machines Corporation, Wood Herron & Evans L, June 4, 2002: US06401080 (143 worldwide citation)

An intelligent agent and method of negotiating herewith incorporate a number of features, used alone or in combination, to enhance the productivity, security, efficiency and responsiveness of the agent in negotiations with other parties. One feature incorporates randomization of one or more aspects ...


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Helen Roxlo Delp: Method, apparatus, and computer program product for generating an image index and for internet searching and querying by image colors. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, February 15, 2000: US06026411 (100 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for building an image index and for searching and querying by image colors from a plurality of images including images from the internet or other network environment. First an index is built for each of the plurality of images. A selected ...


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Joseph Phillip Bigus, Brian John Cragun, Helen Roxlo Delp: Apparatus and method for optimizing the performance of computer tasks using multiple intelligent agents having varied degrees of domain knowledge. International Business Machines Corporation, Wood Herron & Evans L, February 20, 2001: US06192354 (92 worldwide citation)

The performance of a given computer task is optimized by utilizing a plurality of intelligent agents suited to perform the computer task but having varied degrees of domain knowledge. Based upon an objective criteria that may be determined for a given situation, one of the plurality of intelligent a ...


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Helen Roxlo Delp: Method, apparatus and computer program product for querying by image colors using JPEG image format. International Business Machines Corporation, Joan Pennington, September 7, 1999: US05949904 (60 worldwide citation)

A method, apparatus and computer program product are provided for querying by image colors using a JPEG format for images from the internet. First an image color is selected. A DCT coefficient is acquired from a JPEG image. The acquired DCT coefficient is compared with the selected image color. A ma ...


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Joseph Phillip Bigus, Brian John Cragun, Helen Roxlo Delp: Apparatus and method for communicating between an intelligent agent and client computer process using disguised messages. International Business Machines Corporation, Wood Herron & Evans L, July 4, 2000: US06085178 (38 worldwide citation)

An intelligent agent and its client communicate using a selector known by both parties to generate and interpret messages and thereby effectively disguise confidential information transmitted in the messages from third parties. Moreover, a neural network is used to implement the decision logic and/o ...


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Joseph Phillip Bigus, Brian John Cragun, Helen Roxlo Delp: Optimizing the performance of computer tasks using intelligent agent with multiple program modules having varied degrees of domain knowledge. International Business Machines Corporation, Wood Herron & Evans, June 10, 2008: US07386522 (13 worldwide citation)

The performance of a given task is optimized by utilizing an intelligent agent having a plurality of program modules suited to perform the computer task but having varied degrees of domain knowledge. Based upon an objective criteria that may be determined for a given situation, one or more of the pr ...


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Joseph Phillip Bigus, Brian John Cragun, Helen Roxlo Delp: Intelligent agent with negotiation capability and method of negotiation therewith. International Business Machines Corporation, Wood Herron & Evans, March 15, 2011: US07908225

An intelligent agent and method of negotiating therewith incorporate a number of features, used alone or in combination, to enhance the productivity, security, efficiency and responsiveness of the agent in negotiations with other parties. One feature incorporates randomization of one or more aspects ...


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Gordon Wesley Braudaway, Helen Roxlo Delp: Method and apparatus for creating and displslaying faithful color images on a computer display. Ibm Corporation, FAN BENGUO, May 18, 1994: CN93118790

Faithful color images are created in an efficient manner for display on a specific computer display. A standard computer system generates a palette calibration table, then creates a device independent image from the palette calibration table and from an original image. The specific computer system c ...


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Gordon Wesley Braudaway, Helen Roxlo Delp: Method and apparatus for creating and displaying faithful color images on a computer display. International Business Machines, April 11, 1994: TW222333

Faithful color images are created in an efficient manner for ?display on a specific computer display. A standard computer ?system generates a palette calibration table, based on ?information about a standard display. The standard computer ?system then creates a device independent image from the pale ...


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