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Frederick S M Herz, Jason M Eisner, Lyle H Ungar, Mitchell P Marcus: System for generation of user profiles for a system for customized electronic identification of desirable objects. Duft Graziano & Forest P C, May 19, 1998: US05754939 (1355 worldwide citation)

This invention relates to customized electronic identification of desirable objects, such as news articles, in an electronic media environment, and in particular to a system that automatically constructs both a "target profile" for each target object in the electronic media based, for example, on th ...


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Steven M Hoffberg: System and method for determining contingent relevance. Steven M Hoffberg Esq, Ostrolenk Faber, November 14, 2017: US09818136 (1 worldwide citation)

A system and method providing for communication and resolution of utility functions between participants, wherein the utility function is evaluated based on local information at the recipient to determine a cost value thereof. A user interface having express representation of both information elemen ...


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Kamal Ali, Wijnand J Van Stam: Intelligent system and methods of recommending media content items based on user preferences. TiVo Solutions, Haley Guiliano, December 26, 2017: US09854310

A system and method for making program recommendations to users of a network-based video recording system utilizes expressed preferences as inputs to collaborative filtering and Bayesian predictive algorithms to rate television programs using a graphical rating system. The predictive algorithms are ...


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Claudine Kolton, Shamim A Naqvi: System and method for providing a virtual presence while securely managing and applying user profile data. UBETTERKNOWME COM, Perry Hoffman, May 9, 2017: US09646333

Systems and methods for responding to the arrival of a person within a defined geographic area after receiving a virtual presence of the person at a target destination before actual arrival at the target destination are defined. A mobile electronic device stores user profile data and periodically ou ...


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Distributed Agent Based Model For Security Monitoring And Response. March 16, 2017: US20170078317-A1

An architecture is provided for a widely distributed security system (SDI-SCAM) that protects computers at individual client locations, but which constantly pools and analyzes information gathered from machines across a network in order to quickly detect patterns consistent with intrusion or attack, ...