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Charu Chandra Aggarwal, Joel Leonard Wolf, Philip Shi Lung Yu: System and method for collaborative filtering with applications to e-commerce. International Business Machines Corporation, F Chau & Associates, November 26, 2002: US06487541 (87 worldwide citation)

A rating of a plurality of ratings is predicted. The rating is associated with a user of a plurality of users and the rating corresponds to an item of a plurality of items. One of the plurality of ratings, corresponding to at least one of the plurality of items, is provided for each of the plurality ...


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Chaitanya Kanojia, Lee Kamenstky, Peter Hall, Ian Copeman: Method and system for embedded network device installation. Navic Systems, Hamilton Brook Smith & Reynolds P C, March 30, 2004: US06714992 (85 worldwide citation)

The present disclosed system is directed toward a communication and management system that dynamically targets network devices for content deployment, such as application programs, device drivers, configuration files, and registry subhives. Moreover, the present system targets users of network devic ...


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Amr A Awadallah, Thai Tran: Methods and computer-readable media for processing web-based new and used good comparison shopping. Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, October 24, 2006: US07127414 (84 worldwide citation)

Methods for generating comparison shopping data are provided. One example method includes receiving a request for a desired item and generating an item table for the desired item. The item table is assembled from current on-line data that includes e-commerce purchasing information. Once the item tab ...


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Daniel Y Fung, Stephen C Evans: Method, system and computer readable medium for web site account and e-commerce management from a central location. Passgate Corporation, Carlos R Villamar, The Villamar Firm PLLC, January 4, 2011: US07865414 (82 worldwide citation)

A method, system, and computer readable medium for managing a financial transaction of a user at a merchant, including authenticating the user via a device of the user while the user is at the merchant; transmitting activation information for activating a reusable, pre-existing, unaltered and perman ...


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Steven Chien Young Chen, Ray Wang: Integrated phone-based home gateway system with a broadband communication device. 3E Technologies International, Lesavich High Tech Law Group P C, Stephen Lesavich, June 3, 2008: US07382786 (81 worldwide citation)

A integrated phone-based home gateway system is disclosed. The integrated phone-based home gateway system includes a broadband communication device, such as digital subscriber line (“DSL”) device, an analog modem, a wireless interface, integrated into a screen-phone for providing broadband communica ...


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Lee Jay Lorenzen, Jordan Zimmerman: Multi-vendor internet commerce system for e-commerce applications and methods therefor. Catalog City, Carr & Ferrell, March 27, 2007: US07197475 (80 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a multi-vendor Internet Commerce System for e-commerce applications. More particularly, the present invention relates to an improved architecture for enabling e-commerce in an efficient and consumer-friendly way for a plurality of vendors through the Internet. A mult ...


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Thomas D Paasche, William S Kerker: System and method for managing recurring orders in a computer network. Alticor Investments, Brinks Hofer Gilson & Lione, April 15, 2008: US07359871 (79 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a system and method for providing complete electronic commerce (“E-Commerce”) transactions and solutions for a marketing company's products via the World Wide Web, including facilities for signing up new customers and recruiting, training and supporting new Indep ...


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Ron J Hudson, Terrence T Coles, Craig D Berry, Allen D Easty: System and method for interactive video content programming. Intertainer, Martin & Ferraro, July 2, 2013: US08479246 (79 worldwide citation)

The present invention is directed to a system and method for interacting with video by displaying one or more interface links associated with video content being displayed, pausing the video content when an interface link is interacted with, allowing the user to view ancillary content the interface ...


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Richard F Carrott, Hirshol H Pheir: Method and apparatus to provide secure purchase transactions over a computer network. Benedor Corporation, McGinn & Gibb PLLC, January 4, 2005: US06839692 (79 worldwide citation)

A method and structure for providing secure credit facility transactions for purchasing goods and services over a computer network such as the Internet that stores user's privileged information and other transactional data on the user's own computer. The method includes encryption of all information ...


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Charu Chandra Aggarwal, Brent Tzion Hailpern, Joel Leonard Wolf, Philip Shi Lung Yu: System and method for similarity searching in high-dimensional data space. International Business Machines Corporation, September 11, 2001: US06289354 (79 worldwide citation)

Information is analyzed in the form of a plurality of data values that represent a plurality of objects. A set of features that characterize each object of the plurality of objects is identified. The plurality of data values are stored in a database. Each data value corresponds to at least one of th ...