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Vincent Le Chevalier Vincent Le Chevalier
Garth CONBOY, Vincent Le Chevalier, John Rivlin: Electronic reference integration with an electronic reader. eBook Technologies, Skiff, October 13, 2011: US20110251837-A1

A system for and method of electronic reference integration with an electronic reader is presented. The system and method may include providing an electronic reference on an electronic paper display device. The method may include receiving, on an electronic paper display device, a request for an ele ...


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Vincent Le Chevalier
Vincent Le Chevalier, Charles F Geiger: Enhancing automated terms listings in HTML document publishing based on user searches. Chegg, Fenwick & West, August 25, 2015: US09116865

A terms listing production system generates a terms listing associated with an electronic document. Primary terms and primary definitions may be extracted from a glossary associated with the electronic document. Secondary terms may be identified based on user searches in relation to the electronic d ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Christine A Banke, William S Carter, Pawan Khera, James R Kraemer, Elizabeth V Woodward: Adaptation of vocabulary levels for enhanced collaboration. International Business Machines Corporation, Francis Lammes, Stephen J Walder Jr, Libby Z Toub, May 27, 2014: US08738364

A mechanism is provided for adapting vocabulary levels in a collaborative session. A vocabulary level indicator is received for a first user in the collaborative session. During generation of an electronic communication by a second user in the collaborative session, text entered in the electronic co ...


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James Kraemer Ph.D.
Robert Lee Angell, Robert R Friedlander, James R Kraemer: Identifying and Generating Audio Cohorts Based on Audio Data Input. INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS MACHINES CORPORATION, Stewart & Liu PLLC, May 27, 2010: US20100131263-A1

A computer implemented method, apparatus, and computer program product for generating audio cohorts. An audio analysis engine receives audio data from a set of audio input devices. The audio data is associated with a plurality of objects. The audio data comprises a set of audio patterns. The audio d ...


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William H. Gates III
Susan T Dumais, William H Gates III, Srikanth Shoroff, Michael Ehrenberg, Jensen M Harris, Richard J Wolf, Joshua T Goodman, Eran Megiddo: Providing a task description name space map for the information worker. Microsoft Corporation, Holly Nguyen, Carole Boelitz, Micky Minhas, April 15, 2014: US08700385

Providing for generation of a task oriented data structure that can correlate natural language descriptions of computer related tasks to application level commands and functions is described herein. By way of example, a system can include an activity translation component that can receive a natural ...


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William H. Gates III
Susan T Dumais, William H Gates III, Srikanth Shoroff, Michael Ehrenberg, Jensen M Harris, Richard J Wolf, Joshua T Goodman, Eran Megiddo: Providing a task description name space map for the information worker. Microsoft Corporation, Turocy & Watson, October 8, 2009: US20090254336-A1

Providing for generation of a task oriented data structure that can correlate natural language descriptions of computer related tasks to application level commands and functions is described herein. By way of example, a system can include an activity translation component that can receive a natural ...


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Thomas Howard Bateman, Bruce Edward Kierstead, William Alexander Noble, Timothy Lee Curry, John Alan Lockett, Laurie Edward Mersereau, Robert James Ouellette: System for coordinating communications via customer contact channel changing system using call centre for setting up the call between customer and an available help agent. The New Brunswick Telephone Company, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis, March 16, 1999: US05884032 (773 worldwide citation)

This invention (The Customer Contact Channel Changer) enables the integration of different Customer Contact Channels such as live call center ACD (Automatic Call Distribution) agents, ADSI (Analog Display Services Interface) enhanced IVR (Interactive Voice Response) systems and WWW (World Wide Web) ...


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Douglas E Appelt, James Frederick Arnold, John S Bear, Jerry Robert Hobbs, David J Israel, Megumi Kameyama, David L Martin, Karen Louise Myers, Gopalan Ravichandran, Mark Edward Stickel, William Mabry Tyson: Information retrieval by natural language querying. Discern Communications, Kin Wah Tong Esq, Moser Patterson & Sheridan, July 29, 2003: US06601026 (564 worldwide citation)

A natural language information querying system includes an indexing facility configured to automatically generate indices of updated textual sources based on one or more predefined grammars and a database coupled to the indexing facility to store the indices for subsequent searching.


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Carolina Rubio de Hita, David van den Akker, Erik C E Govaers, Frank M J Platteau, Kurt Van Deun, Melissa Macpherson, Peter de Bie, Sophie Laviolette: Natural language information retrieval system and method. Novell, James H Morris, Alan B Sherr, Wolf Greenfield & Sack P C, June 27, 2000: US06081774 (496 worldwide citation)

An information retrieval system that represents the content of a language-based database being searched as well as the user's natural language query. In accordance with one aspect of the invention, the information retrieval system includes a non-real-time development system for automatically creatin ...