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Ronald Martinez, Marc Eliot Davis, Christopher William Higgins, Joseph James O Sullivan: Systems and methods of ranking attention. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, August 3, 2010: US07769740 (87 worldwide citation)

The disclosure describes systems and methods of ranking user interest in physical entities based on the attention given to those entities as determined by an analysis of communications from devices over multiple communication channels. The attention ranking systems allow any “Who, What, When, Where” ...


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Marc Eliot Davis, Joseph James O Sullivan, Christopher William Higgins, Keith David Saft, Nathanael Joe Hayashi, Marco Boerries, Paul Callan, Luke Wroblewski: System and method for delivery of augmented messages. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, April 12, 2011: US07925708 (83 worldwide citation)

The disclosure describes systems and methods delivering communications associated with delivery conditions in which the occurrence of the delivery condition is determined by monitoring information received from a plurality of sources via multiple communication channels. The message delivery systems ...


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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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Ronald Martinez, Christopher William Higgins, Joseph James O Sullivan, Marc Eliot Davis: System and method for URL based query for retrieving data related to a context. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, October 4, 2011: US08032508 (48 worldwide citation)

A system and method for URL based query for retrieving data related to a context. A request is received over a network from a user for data related to a context, wherein the request is a URL comprising a context query comprising at least one context criteria. The context criteria are parsed and tran ...


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Marco Boerries, Edward Stanley Ott IV, Keith David Saft, Marc Eliot Davis, Amit Kumar, Erik Nis Jessen, Jonathan Merrel Chum, George Grinsted, Lee John Parry, Adam Taggart: Open framework for integrating, associating, and interacting with content objects including automatic feed creation. Yahoo, Hickman Palermo Truong & Becker, March 20, 2012: US08140566 (40 worldwide citation)

Information regarding a mobile user's context including but not limited to current mobile activity, social relations and associations history, and past mobile, search and browsing history is identified and converted to metadata. Metadata is also applied to content sources delivering content to a sea ...


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Marc Eliot Davis, Marco Boerries, Christopher William Higgins, Joseph James O Sullivan, Ronald Martinez, Robert Carter Trout: System and method for conditional delivery of messages. Yahoo, Greenberg Traurig, November 6, 2012: US08307029 (37 worldwide citation)

The disclosure describes systems and methods delivering communications associated with delivery conditions in which the occurrence of the delivery condition is determined by monitoring information received from a plurality of sources via multiple communication channels. The message delivery systems ...


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Athellina Athsani, Christopher T Paretti, Joseph James O Sullivan, Ronald Martinez, Marc Eliot Davis, Christopher William Higgins, Christopher Kalaboukis: System and method for context enhanced mapping within a user interface. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, January 31, 2012: US08108778 (29 worldwide citation)

A system and method for Context Enhanced Mapping. A request is received from a user over a network for a map comprising an identification of a physical location, and at least one criteria. The physical location is mapped. Spatial, temporal, topical, and social data available to the network relating ...


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Ronald Martinez, Marc Eliot Davis, Michael Spiegelman, Christopher T Paretti, Nicola Stefano Ghezzi, Christopher William Higgins, Chris Kalaboukis: System and method for distributing media related to a location. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenburg Traurig, October 2, 2012: US08281027 (27 worldwide citation)

A system and method for distributing media related to a location. The physical location of a media presentation device is received over a network. The physical location of a plurality of end users are identified, via the network, wherein each of plurality of users is associated with a user device ca ...


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Rahul Nair, Marc Eliot Davis, Christopher William Higgins, Simon P King: System and method for generation of URL based context queries. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, November 15, 2011: US08060492 (17 worldwide citation)

A system and method for generation of URL context queries. A request is received over a network from a user for generation a URL based context query, wherein the request comprises at least one query generation criteria. A multidimensional dataspace having a spatial axis, a temporal axis, a topical a ...


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Rahul Nair, Marc Eliot Davis, Christopher William Higgins, Simon P King: System and method for deriving income from URL based context queries. Yahoo, James J DeCarlo, Greenberg Traurig, September 20, 2011: US08024317 (17 worldwide citation)

A system and method for deriving income from URL based context queries. A URL based user context query is received over a network from a user, wherein the user context comprises at least one user context criteria. A query is formulated based on the context criteria so as to search for user profile d ...