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Subrama Rishnarathamamngalam Viswanathan, Tomasz Imielinski: Method for video delivery using pyramid broadcasting. Telcordia Technologies, Joseph Giordano, David A Hey, Elizabeth A Mark, August 10, 1999: US05936659 (128 worldwide citation)

A method for broadcasting movies within channels of a wide band network by breaking the communications path into a number of logical channels and breaking each movie up into a number of segments of increasing size. The first segment of each movie is the smallest segment is transmitted in sequence ov ...


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Daniel Barbara, Tomasz Imielinski: System for maintaining data coherency in cache memory by periodically broadcasting a single invalidation report from server to clients. Panasonic Technologies, Ratner & Prestia, January 6, 1998: US05706435 (117 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for maintaining coherency between a server processor and a client processor that has a cache memory. The server may, for example, be a fixed location mobile unit support station. The client may, for example, be a palmtop computer. The server stores a plurality of dat ...


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Tomasz Imielinski, Aashu Virmani: Method and system for audio access to information in a wide area computer network. Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Mathews Collins Shepherd & Gould P A, May 29, 2001: US06240448 (65 worldwide citation)

Method and system for representing different types of information on a wide area network in a form suitable for access over an audio interface (


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Daniel Barbara, Tomasz Imielinski: System for maintaining data coherency in cache memory by periodically broadcasting invalidation reports from server to client. Panasonic Technologies, Ratner & Prestia, December 3, 1996: US05581704 (48 worldwide citation)

A method and system are provided for maintaining coherency between a server processor and a client processor that has a cache memory. The server may, for example, be a fixed location mobile unit support station. The client may, for example, be a palmtop computer. The server stores a plurality of dat ...


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Alan Levin, Kaushal Kurapati, Tomasz Imielinski, Apostolos Gerasoulis, Alexandrin Popescul: Methods and systems for generating query and result-based relevance indexes. IAC Search & Media, Stephen M De Klerk, Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal, March 16, 2010: US07680775 (33 worldwide citation)

Methods and systems for generating query and result-based relevance indexes are provided. For one embodiment, a plurality of queries is received from a plurality of users. Each query of the plurality of queries is measured based on one or more metrics. The measured data of each query is stored. The ...


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Tomasz Imielinski, Vince Sgro, Don Smith: Virtual tags and the process of virtual tagging utilizing user feedback in transformation rules. Rutgers The State University of New Jersey, Mathews Shepherd McKay & Bruneau P A, May 30, 2006: US07055094 (23 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method and system for transformation of an electronic document through learning transformation rules during training from the original electronic document using visual user feedback and applying the learned transformation rules to either the original electronic doc ...


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Yufei Pan, Jiankuan Ye, Ming Li, Alessio Signorini, Apostolos Gerasoulis, Tomasz Imielinski: Method and system for determining a relevant content identifier for a search. IAC Search & Media, Stephen M De Klerk, February 21, 2012: US08122042 (7 worldwide citation)

In a method for a direct answer for search, a search query is received over a network, one or more answer entities are determined from one or more answer candidate snippets, with an answer candidate snippet having at least a portion of content available over the network for an answer candidate, a co ...


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Tomasz Imielinski, Rohit Mittal, Scot Zola, Jay Kumar Goyal: Systems and methods for answering user questions. IAC Search & Media, Stephen M De Klerk, June 17, 2014: US08756245 (5 worldwide citation)

Systems and methods for answering user questions using databases annotated with answerable questions are disclosed. The database includes database items organized into columns. Each of the columns may have a question annotated thereto. The question is a parameterized question that is answerable by t ...


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Tomasz Imielinski, Vince Sgro, Don Smith: Virtual tags and the process of virtual tagging. The Belles Group P C, June 1, 2010: US07730395 (2 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method and system for transformation of an electronic document through learning transformation rules during training from the original electronic document using visual user feedback and applying the learned transformation rules to either the original electronic doc ...


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Yufei Pan, Hui Li, Justin Sarma, David Soukal, Alessio Signorini, Apostolos Gerasoulis, Tomasz Imielinski: Method and system for determining confidence in answer for search. IAC Search & Media, Stephen M De Klerk, January 19, 2016: US09239879 (1 worldwide citation)

In a method for a direct answer for search, a search query is received over a network, one or more answer candidate snippets for the search query are received, with an answer candidate snippet having at least a portion of content available over the network for an answer candidate, one or more answer ...