WO2001027720A3 - Universal product classification method and system for use with an internet worked computer system - Google Patents

Universal product classification method and system for use with an internet worked computer system Download PDF

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WO2001027720A3
WO2001027720A3 PCT/US2000/028507 US0028507W WO0127720A3 WO 2001027720 A3 WO2001027720 A3 WO 2001027720A3 US 0028507 W US0028507 W US 0028507W WO 0127720 A3 WO0127720 A3 WO 0127720A3
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Joseph J Walsh
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Universal Internet Product Cod
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    • G06COMPUTING; CALCULATING; COUNTING
    • G06QDATA PROCESSING SYSTEMS OR METHODS, SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES; SYSTEMS OR METHODS SPECIALLY ADAPTED FOR ADMINISTRATIVE, COMMERCIAL, FINANCIAL, MANAGERIAL, SUPERVISORY OR FORECASTING PURPOSES, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
    • G06Q30/00Commerce, e.g. shopping or e-commerce
    • G06Q30/02Marketing, e.g. market research and analysis, surveying, promotions, advertising, buyer profiling, customer management or rewards; Price estimation or determination
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    • G06F17/30Information retrieval; Database structures therefor ; File system structures therefor
    • G06F17/30861Retrieval from the Internet, e.g. browsers
    • G06F17/30864Retrieval from the Internet, e.g. browsers by querying, e.g. search engines or meta-search engines, crawling techniques, push systems

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A universal internet product code system and method of classifying a plurality of items is provided so that the items can be remotely searched on a network. The system and method includes, for each item of the plurality of items, receiving a request for registering an item, receiving data describing the item and determining if at least one of a plurality of previously created categories already properly include the item. The item is then assigned to at least one of the previously created categories when the item is already properly included in the category. Otherwise, the method includes creating a new category associated with the item when none of the previously created categories should include the item. Additionally first codes are created having an entire character sequence corresponding to a combination of categories including the new categories so that each the first code indicates a type of item. This also includes assigning one of the first codes to the item, and finally relationally storing the first code, the category to which the item is assigned, and the data describing the item on a database.
PCT/US2000/028507 1999-10-14 2000-10-13 Universal product classification method and system for use with an internet worked computer system WO2001027720A3 (en)

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