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Steven T Kirsch: Secure, convenient and efficient system and method of performing trans-internet purchase transactions. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, October 5, 1999: US05963915 (617 worldwide citation)

A purchase transaction is performed between a client browser and a merchant server over a general access wide area connected network. The transaction appears to the client as singularly identifying a purchasable product or service and singularly confirming the purchase. A persistent predetermined co ...


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Steven T Kirsch, William I Chang, Ed R Miller: Real-time document collection search engine with phrase indexing. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, July 6, 1999: US05920854 (500 worldwide citation)

A collection search system is responsive to a user query against a collection of documents to provide a search report. The collection search system includes a collection index including first predetermined single word and multiple word phrases as indexed terms occurring in the collection of document ...


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Steven T Kirsch, William I Chang: Method for automatically selecting collections to search in full text searches. Inioseek Corporation, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, December 1, 1998: US05845278 (385 worldwide citation)

A method of selecting a subset of a plurality of document collections for searching in response to a predetermined query is based on accessing a meta-information data file that describes the query significant search terms that are present in a particular document collection correlated to normalized ...


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Steven T Kirsch: Method and apparatus for redirection of server external hyper-link references. Infoseek Corporation, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, May 12, 1998: US05751956 (365 worldwide citation)

A Web server computer system provides for server based controlled management over a client reference to a resource locator independently selected by a client computer system and referencing a server external Web server. The Web server system provides a client system with a predetermined URL referenc ...


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Steven T Kirsch: Method and system for selectively blocking delivery of bulk electronic mail. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, Donald L Wenskay, April 8, 2003: US06546416 (304 worldwide citation)

The origin address of an e-mail message is validated to enable blocking of e-mail from spam e-mail sources, by preparing, in response to the receipt of a predetermined e-mail message from an unverified source address, a data key encoding information reflective of the predetermined e-mail message. Th ...


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Steven T Kirsch: Document retrieval over networks wherein ranking and relevance scores are computed at the client for multiple database documents. Infoseek Corporation, Thomas Schneck, August 19, 1997: US05659732 (298 worldwide citation)

A document search method using a plurality of databases available from one or more servers using one or more search engines. For each database, the number of records is determined and reported, as well as frequency of search query term occurances or hits, together with identification of database rec ...


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Steven T Kirsch: Web scan process. Infoseek Corporation, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, December 29, 1998: US05855020 (277 worldwide citation)

An information locator system providing for the expedient acquisition, validation and updating of information locators in a heterogenous network protocol environment. The locator system includes an information location discrimination engine coupleable to a network operating in the heterogeneous netw ...


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Steven T Kirsch, William I Chang, Edward R Miller: Real-time document collection search engine with phrase indexing. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, May 30, 2000: US06070158 (254 worldwide citation)

A collection search system is responsive to a user query against a collection of documents to provide a search report. The collection search system includes a collection index including first predetermined single word and multiple word phrases as indexed terms occurring in the collection of document ...


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Steven T Kirsch, William I Chang: Performing automated document collection and selection by providing a meta-index with meta-index values indentifying corresponding document collections. Infoseek Corporation, David E Lovejoy, November 9, 1999: US05983216 (252 worldwide citation)

A method of performing automated collection selection relative to a plurality of document collections, each including one or more documents, using a list of qualified terms developed from an input query text. The method comprises the steps of: (a) parsing the input query text to select single-word t ...


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Steven T Kirsch: Method and apparatus for redirection of server external hyper-link reference. Infoseek Corporation, Fliesler Dubb Meyer & Lovejoy, February 9, 1999: US05870546 (245 worldwide citation)

A Web server computer system provides for server based controlled management over a client reference to a resource locator independently selected by a client computer system and referencing a server external Web server. The Web server system provides a client system with a predetermined URL referenc ...