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Paul Trevithick, John H Clippinger: Method and system for characterizing relationships in social networks. Parity Communications, Iandiorio & Teska, April 29, 2008: US07366759 (120 worldwide citation)

Relationships among members of a social network are automatically characterized by determining the pattern and purposes of electronic messages communicated between such members. By leveraging an organization's existing messaging infrastructure, the present invention can inexpensively and unobtrusive ...


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Paul Trevithick, John H Clippinger: Characterizing relationships in social networks. Parity Communications, Testa Hurwitz & Thibeault, August 22, 2002: US20020116466-A1

Relationships among members of a social network are automatically characterized by determining the pattern and purposes of electronic messages communicated between such members. By leveraging an organization's existing messaging infrastructure, the present invention can inexpensively and unobtrusive ...