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Rachel K E Bellamy, Jason B Ellis, Thomas D Erickson, Wendy A Kellogg, Mark R Laff, Peter K Malkin, John T Richards, Philip S Yu, Tracee Wolf: Method for translucent online interaction. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, November 29, 2005: US06970931 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a method for representing users within an online environment. The method allows users to define environmental parameters for controlling user interaction, define user representation parameters of user data within the environment, capture user data from the users, bui ...


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Peter Malkin, Tracee Wolf: Method, system, and article to specify compound query, displaying visual indication includes a series of graphical bars specify weight relevance, ordered segments of unique colors where each segment length indicative of the extent of match of each object with one of search parameters. International Business Machines Corporation, Lawrence Harbin, Derek S Jennings, November 13, 2007: US07296021 (14 worldwide citation)

A method of searching a collection of data that includes specifying a compound query having two or more search parameters; identifying data objects in the collection that match the search parameters; and providing results that include both an identification of matching data objects and an extent to ...


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Thomas D Erickson, Peter K Malkin, Tracee Wolf: Multiple perspective activity map display. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, February 22, 2011: US07895268

A computer-implemented method is provided for representing an environment having at least one aspect. The method includes representing the aspects in an activity map comprising at least two perspectives, and representing a state of a user within the environment as a tangible link between each perspe ...


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Jeremy Sussman, Jim Christensen, Stephen Eric Levy, William Bennett, Tracee Wolf: Method and system for requesting help. International Business Machines Corporation, Vazken Alexanian, McGinn IP Law Group PLLC, August 31, 2010: US07787612

A method (and system) of requesting help includes connecting a user to a help request generator, accessing, by the help request generator, a database including a list of helpers, selecting helper from the list of helpers, and transmitting a help request from the help request generator to the helper.


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Jeremy Sussman, Jim Christensen, Stephen Eric Levy, William Bennett, Tracee Wolf: Method and system for requesting help. International Business Machines Corporation, Vazken Alexanian, McGinn IP Law Group PLLC, September 9, 2008: US07424107

A method (and system) of requesting help includes connecting a user to a help request generator, accessing, by the help request generator, a database including a list of helpers, selecting at least one helper from the list of helpers, and transmitting a help request from the help request generator t ...


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Jeremy Sussman, Jim Christensen, Stephen Eric Levy, William Bennett, Tracee Wolf: Method and system for requesting help. International Business Machines Corporation, Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group Pllc, July 26, 2007: US20070172035-A1

A method (and system) of requesting help includes connecting a user to a help request generator, accessing, by the help request generator, a database including a list of helpers, selecting at least one helper from the list of helpers, and transmitting a help request from the help request generator t ...


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Jeremy Sussman, Jim Christensen, Stephen Eric Levy, William Bennett, Tracee Wolf: Method and system for requesting help. International Business Machines Corporation, Mcginn Intellectual Property Law Group Pllc, November 6, 2008: US20080276169-A1

A method (and system) of requesting help includes connecting a user to a help request generator, accessing, by the help request generator, a database including a list of helpers, selecting helper from the list of helpers, and transmitting a help request from the help request generator to the helper


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Thomas D Erickson, Peter K Malkin, Tracee Wolf: System and method for a distributed social proxy. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, September 19, 2002: US20020133548-A1

A computer-implemented method is provided for representing an environment having at least one aspect. The method includes representing the aspects in an activity map comprising at least two perspectives, and representing a state of a user within the environment as a tangible link between each perspe ...


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Peter K Malkin, Alex Ruskewich, Tracee Wolf: Multispeaker presentation system and method. International Business Machines Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser PC, September 8, 2005: US20050198139-A1

A system and method for conducting an online multi-speaker presentation comprises the implementation of a presentation agenda that specifies a plurality of phases, each phase having a speaker for presenting in a pre-specified order; and the agenda including policies for coordinating data feeds to on ...