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Jens Eilstrup Rasmussen, Lars Eilstrup Rasmussen, Bret Steven Taylor, James Christopher Norris, Stephen Ma, Andrew Robert Kirmse, Noel Phillip Gordon, Seth Michael Laforge: Digital mapping system. Google, Fenwick & West, January 2, 2007: US07158878 (295 worldwide citation)

Various methods, systems, and apparatus for implementing aspects of a digital mapping system are disclosed. One such method includes sending a location request from a client-side computing device to a map tile server, receiving a set of map tiles in response to the location request, assembling said ...


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Jens Eilstrup Rasmussen, Lars Eilstrup Rasmussen, Bret Steven Taylor, James Christopher Norris, Stephen Ma, Andrew Robert Kirmse, Noel Phillip Gordon, Seth Michael LaForge: Digital mapping system. Google, Fenwick & West, May 27, 2008: US07379811 (195 worldwide citation)

Various methods, systems, and apparatus for implementing aspects of a digital mapping system are disclosed. One such method includes sending a location request from a client-side computing device to a map tile server, receiving a set of map tiles in response to the location request, assembling said ...


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Jens Eilstrup Rasmussen, Lars Eilstrup Rasmussen, Stephen Ma: Generating and serving tiles in a digital mapping system. Google, Fenwick & West, June 14, 2011: US07962281 (148 worldwide citation)

Digital tile-based mapping techniques are disclosed that enable efficient online serving of aesthetically pleasing maps. In one particular embodiment, an image tile-based digital mapping system is configured for generating map tiles during an offline session, and serving selected sets of those tiles ...


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Jens Eilstrup Rasmussen, Lars Eilstrup Rasmussen, Bret Steven Taylor, James Christopher Norris, Stephen Ma, Andrew Robert Kirmse, Noel Phillip Gordon, Seth Michael LaForge: Digital mapping system. Google, Fenwick & West, February 22, 2011: US07894984 (105 worldwide citation)

Various methods, systems, and apparatus for implementing aspects of a digital mapping system are disclosed. One such method includes sending a location request from a client-side computing device to a map tile server, receiving a set of map tiles in response to the location request, assembling said ...


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Jens Eilstrup Rasmussen, Lars Eilstrup Rasmussen, Stephen Ma: Generating and serving tiles in a digital mapping system. Google, Fenwick & West, October 6, 2009: US07599790 (97 worldwide citation)

Digital tile-based mapping techniques are disclosed that enable efficient online serving of aesthetically pleasing maps. In one particular embodiment, an image tile-based digital mapping system is configured for generating map tiles during an offline session, and serving selected sets of those tiles ...


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Yofay Kari Lee, Michael Benjamin Cohen, Maxime Boucher, Alisson Gusatti Azzolini, Xiao Li, Lars Eilstrup Rasmussen: Detecting social graph elements for structured search queries. Facebook, Baker Botts L, July 15, 2014: US08782080 (50 worldwide citation)

In particular embodiments, a method includes receiving an unstructured text query, parsing the text query to identify n-grams; determining a score that the n-grams correspond to particular nodes and edges from a social graph, identifying those nodes and edges with a score greater than a threshold sc ...


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Yofay Kari Lee, Michael Benjamin Cohen, Maxime Boucher, Alisson Gusatti Azzolini, Xiao Li, Lars Eilstrup Rasmussen: Structured search queries based on social-graph information. Facebook, Baker Botts L, May 20, 2014: US08732208 (41 worldwide citation)

In particular embodiments, a method includes receiving an unstructured text query, identifying nodes and edges from a social graph that correspond to n-grams in the text query, and then generating structured queries that include references to the identified nodes and edges.


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Yofay Kari Lee, Keith L Peiris, William R Maschmeyer, Lars Eilstrup Rasmussen, Aaron Sittig, Craig S Campbell: Default structured search queries on online social networks. Facebook, Baker Botts L, December 23, 2014: US08918418 (29 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a method includes accessing a social graph that includes a plurality of nodes and edges, identifying a nodes corresponding to a page currently accessed by a first user, generating one or more structured queries, where each structured query comprises a reference to the identified n ...


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Lars Eilstrup Rasmussen, Eric Christopher Seidel: Content upload system with preview and user demand based upload prioritization. Google, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, September 3, 2013: US08527602 (29 worldwide citation)

A receiving from a first client a thumbnail of content selected by the user of the first client. The server provides the thumbnail to a second client and while providing the thumbnail to the second client, the server receives the content from the first client. After providing the thumbnail to the se ...


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Yofay Kari Lee, Keith L Peiris, William R Maschmeyer, Lars Eilstrup Rasmussen, Joshua Keith Duck: Ambiguous structured search queries on online social networks. Facebook, Baker Botts L, October 21, 2014: US08868603 (29 worldwide citation)

In one embodiment, a method includes accessing a social graph that includes a plurality of nodes and edges, receiving an unstructured text query comprising an ambiguous n-gram, identifying nodes and edges that correspond to the ambiguous n-gram, generating a first set of structured queries correspon ...