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Bryan C Horling, Oren E Zamir: Systems and methods for demoting personalized search results based on personal information. Google, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, November 2, 2010: US07827170 (69 worldwide citation)

An information server identifies a list of search results associated with a search query from a user. Each search result has an initial position in the list. The information server then identifies a user profile associated with the user. In some embodiments, the user profile includes a set of user-p ...


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Michael Y Brukman, Bryan C Horling, Oren E Zamir: Systems and methods for promoting personalized search results based on personal information. Google, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, December 31, 2013: US08620915 (18 worldwide citation)

An information server identifies a list of search results associated with a search query from a user. Each search result has an initial position in the list. The information server then identifies a user profile associated with the user. In some embodiments, the user profile includes a set of user-p ...


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Jeffrey L Korn, Oren E Zamir, Andrew Fikes: Systems and methods for providing subscription-based personalization. Google, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, June 29, 2010: US07747632 (11 worldwide citation)

A user's prior searching and browsing activities are recorded for subsequent use. A user may examine the user's prior searching and browsing activities in a number of different ways, including indications of the user's prior activities related to advertisements. A set of search results may be modifi ...


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Andrew Fikes, Jeffrey L Korn, Oren E Zamir, Lilly Christine Irani, Avni Upendra Shah: Systems and methods for providing a graphical display of search activity. Google, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, April 6, 2010: US07694212 (10 worldwide citation)

A user's prior searching and browsing activities are recorded for subsequent use. A user may examine the user's prior searching and browsing activities in a number of different ways, including indications of the user's prior activities related to advertisements. A set of search results may be modifi ...


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Dan Blandford, Oren E Zamir: Disambiguating keywords and other query terms used to select sponsored content. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, January 14, 2014: US08631007 (6 worldwide citation)

A disambiguation process is applied to query terms before they are used to select sponsored content. If a query term is identified as ambiguous it is replaced by phrases associated with the ambiguous term. The disambiguation process provides, as an output, these phrases for use in selecting sponsore ...


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Jeffrey L Korn, Oren E Zamir, Andrew Fikes: Systems and methods for managing multiple user accounts. Google, Morgan Lewis & Bockius, August 24, 2010: US07783631 (5 worldwide citation)

A user's prior searching and browsing activities are recorded for subsequent use. A user may examine the user's prior searching and browsing activities in a number of different ways, including indications of the user's prior activities related to advertisements. A set of search results may be modifi ...


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Xuefu Wang, Sarah Sirajuddin, Oren E Zamir, Aitan Weinberg: Generating user profiles. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, January 8, 2013: US08352319 (4 worldwide citation)

Methods, systems, and apparatus, including computer program products, for generating user identifier profiles. A user identifier profile characterizes a user based on events that occurred during past user sessions for a user (e.g., past online activities). An event is an action that occurs during a ...


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Oren E Zamir, Jeffrey L Korn, Andrew Fikes: Systems and methods for modifying search results based on a users history. Google, Brake Hughes Bellermann, February 9, 2016: US09256685 (1 worldwide citation)

A user's prior searching and browsing activities are recorded for subsequent use. A user may examine the user's prior searching and browsing activities in a number of different ways, including indications of the user's prior activities related to advertisements. A set of search results may be modifi ...


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Aitan Weinberg, Rajas Moonka, Brad H Bender, Brian Axe, Oren E Zamir, Gregor Hochmuth: Editing information configured for use in selecting content regarding at least one content provider. Google, Fish & Richardson P C, July 10, 2012: US08219638 (1 worldwide citation)

A computer-implemented method for controlling content distribution includes forwarding information associated with a user to a device operated by the user, the information being configured for use in selecting content from any of multiple content providers for a content distribution to the user. The ...


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Michael Y Brukman, Bryan C Horling, Oren E Zamir: Systems and methods for promoting personalized search results based on personal information. GOOGLE, August 25, 2015: US09116963

A method is performed at a server system having one or more processors and memory. The server receives a search query from a user and identifies a list of search results associated with the search query. Each search result has an initial position in the list. The server identifies a set of user-pref ...