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Ajitesh Kishore, Sandeep Sahasrabudhe: Method, system, and apparatus for maintaining user privacy in a knowledge interchange system. Microsoft Corporation, Merchant & Gould, June 1, 2010: US07730010 (50 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and apparatus are provided for maintaining user privacy in a knowledge interchange (“KI”) system. A user may provide privacy preferences relating to their participation in the KI system. The user may identify specific keywords, noun phrases, and contacts that should not be transmit ...


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Ajitesh Kishore, Sandeep Sahasrabudhe: Method, system, and apparatus for creating a knowledge interchange profile. Microsoft Corporation, Merchant & Gould, April 27, 2010: US07707167 (22 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and apparatus are provided for creating a knowledge interchange (“KI”) profile for a user that identifies the interests of the user, the individuals with which the user has communicated, and the topics on which the communication with the user was made. In order to create the KI pro ...


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Roderic C Deyo, Sandeep Sahasrabudhe, Sunil Swami, Brian D Price: Relational linking among resoures. Microsoft Corporation, Merchant & Gould, January 17, 2012: US08099429 (16 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods that integrate user assigned association among a plurality of resources or entities. The subject innovation employs an association component that relates such resources or entities, based on aggregate of user notions that are assigned for relationships; and/or based on how users ...


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Clifford P Strom, Sandeep Sahasrabudhe, M Jay Parks, John Paddleford: Protecting content on medium from unfettered distribution. Microsoft Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, October 9, 2007: US07281273 (14 worldwide citation)

Digital content is encrypted according to a content key (CK) to form (CK(content)) and such (CK(content)), a license generator, a start-up file, and license-generating information are placed on a digital storage medium. The license generator is for generating a digital license corresponding to the p ...


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Krishnamurthy Ganesan, Pratul Dublish, Sandeep Sahasrabudhe, Clifford Paul Strom: Publishing content in connection with digital rights management (DRM) architecture. Microsoft Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, June 20, 2006: US07065787 (11 worldwide citation)

A packager packages digital content for a user and a licensor issues a digital license to the user for the content such that the user renders the content only in accordance with the license. The licensor and packager share a Secret to allow the packager and the licensor to calculate a content key (K ...


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Ajitesh Kishore, Sandeep Sahasrabudhe: Method, system, and apparatus for receiving and responding to knowledge interchange queries. Microsoft Corporation, Merchant & Gould, September 22, 2009: US07593924 (3 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and apparatus are provided for receiving and responding to knowledge interchange (“KI”) queries. KI queries are search queries directed to database of KI profiles. A KI profile identifies the interests of a user, the individuals with which a user has communicated, and the topics on ...


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Roderic C Deyo, Christopher Pratley, Sandeep Sahasrabudhe, Sunil Swami, Jeff Raikes: Community-based software application help system. Microsoft Technology Licensing, Jessica Meyers, Jim Ross, Micky Minhas, March 10, 2015: US08977958 (1 worldwide citation)

A framework for enabling a community of users to share help information about an application program. The framework includes a mechanism for users to generate and share help information and a mechanism for users to access help information created by other users. To generate help information, tools m ...


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Krishnamurthy Ganesan, Pratul Dublish, Sandeep Sahasrabudhe, Clifford Paul Strom: Publishing content in connection with digital rights management (DRM) architecture. Microsoft Corporation, Woodcock Washburn, December 18, 2003: US20030233561-A1

A packager packages digital content for a user and a licensor issues a digital license to the user for the content such that the user renders the content only in accordance with the license. The licensor and packager share a Secret to allow the packager and the licensor to calculate a content key (K ...


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Clifford P Strom, Sandeep Sahasrabudhe, M Jay Parks, John Paddleford: Protecting content on medium from unfettered distribution. Woodcock Washburn, January 1, 2004: US20040003274-A1

Digital content is encrypted according to a content key (CK) to form (CK(content)) and such (CK(content)), a license generator, a start-up file, and license-generating information are placed on a digital storage medium. The license generator is for generating a digital license corresponding to the p ...


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Roderic Deyo, Sandeep Sahasrabudhe, Sunil Swami, Brian D Price: Relational linking among resoures. Microsoft Corporation, Amin Turocy & Calvin, June 12, 2008: US20080140679-A1

Systems and methods that integrate user assigned association among a plurality of resources or entities. The subject innovation employs an association component that relates such resources or entities, based on aggregate of user notions that are assigned for relationships; and/or based on how users ...